Art begins in imitation and ends in innovation.
Art seduces, but does not exploit.
As equality increases, so does the number of people struggling for predominance.
A happy arrangement: many people prefer cats to other people, and many cats prefer people to other cats.
A sense of blessedness comes from a change of heart, not from more blessings.
Amazing that the human race has taken enough time out from thinking about food or sex to create the arts and sciences.
At sixty, I know little more about wisdom than I did at thirty, but I know a great deal more about folly.
Bad faith likes discourse on friendship and loyalty.
Cats are inquisitive, but hate to admit it.
Complainers change their complaints, but they never reduce the amount of time spent in complaining.
Consciousness is our only reprieve from Time.
Cruelty is softened by fear, not pity.
Dancing and running shake up the chemistry of happiness.
Death is frightening, and so is Eternal Life.
Even cats grow lonely and anxious.
Every day begins with an act of courage and hope: getting out of bed.
Every literary critic believes he will outwit history and have the last word.
Excuses change nothing, but make everyone feel better.
Faith moves mountains, but you have to keep pushing while you are praying.
Fantasy mirrors desire. Imagination reshapes it.