I came into the world a Jew, and although I did not live my life entirely as a Jew, I think it is fitting that I should leave as a Jew. I don't want to turn my back on a great and noble heritage.

By : Felix Frankfurter 0 Likes          


When I got the script for Memento, I read it and I got killed off on page one and I fired my agent.

By : Joe Pantoliano

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'Age' is the acceptance of a term of years. But maturity is the glory of years.

By : Martha Graham

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Man is used to the fact that there are languages which he does not at first understand and which must be learned, but because art is primarily visual he expects that he should get the message immediately and is apt to be affronted if he doesn't.

By : Edward T. Hall

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Presidents quickly realize that while a single act might destroy the world they live in, no one single decision can make life suddenly better or can turn history around for the good.

By : Lyndon B. Johnson

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Are you really going to see Lewis? One of the few people it's worth getting excited over, I think. I know he is a good poet. I daresay he never heard of me, but I wish you would tell him that his work is the joy of my life.

By : Ruth Pitter

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I feel fully decided that we should all go to Europe together and to work as if an established Partnership for Life consisting of Husband Wife and Children.

By : John James Audubon

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For a writer only one form of patriotism exists: his attitude toward language.

By : Joseph Brodsky

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Coming out is a means of redefining oneself, of claiming membership in a lifestyle and a social order with distinct values. Chief among these values is honesty.

By : Lance Loud

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During the mission, Walter Jones, a team member was given a package containing bone fragments by a Lao. The source said they were from a crash site. He presented photographs showing himself in company with others digging around obvious aircraft debris.

By : Bo Gritz

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Although farming of any sort was almost as impossible in the plains as in the dry regions of winter rains farther west, the abundance of buffaloes made life much easier in many respects.

By : Ellsworth Huntington

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To change ones life: Start immediately. Do it flamboyantly.

By : William James

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There is a grace of life which is still yours, my dear Europe.

By : Charles Olson

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