The brain may be regarded as a kind of parasite of the organism, a pensioner, as it were, who dwells with the body.
By : Arthur Schopenhauer
But if God wanted us to think with our wombs, why did he give us a brain.
By : Clare Boothe Luce
Presents don't really mean much to me. I don't want to sound mawkish, but - it was the realization that I have a great many people in my life who really love me, and who I really love.
By : Gabriel Byrne
We've managed to keep a spirit of fun, I guess, of urban satire and finding new and odd interesting angles to the ways of life to put on the stage.
By : Adolph Green
People's hearts are like wild animals. They attach their selves to those that love and train them.
By : Ali ibn Abi Talib
I much prefer working with kids whose life could be completely upended by a reading of a book over a weekend. You give them a book to read - they go home and come back a changed person. And that is so much more interesting and exciting.
By : Russell Banks
Life was a lot simpler when what we honored was father and mother rather than all major credit cards.
By : Robert Orben
After a subsequent interview at Brooklyn Poly, I was hired, and life as a fully independent researcher began.
By : Rudolph A. Marcus
Right after 9/11 there was a magazine with a cover of kids, mostly 12-14 year-olds, who were being trained for military combat. I thought that this had just gone too far.
By : Eddie Bernice Johnson