The functions of the family in a highly differentiated society are not to be interpreted as functions directly on behalf of the society, but on behalf of personality.
Men in authority will always think that criticism of their policies is dangerous. They will always equate their policies with patriotism, and find criticism subversive.
The part an actor played on stage was once written on a separate roll of paper.
The telephone book is full of facts, but it doesn’t contain a single idea.
I will not take ‘but’ for an answer.
My chief literary influences have been Paul Laurence Dunbar, Carl Sandburg, and Walt Whitman. My favorite public figures include Jimmy Durante, Marlene Dietrich, Mary McLeod Bethune, Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt, Marian Anderson, and Henry Armstrong.
Parents were invented to make children happy by giving them something to ignore.
No, you never get any fun out of the things you haven’t done.
Every Englishman is convinced of one thing, viz.: That to be an Englishman is to belong to the most exclusive club there is.
We are always rushing to an appointment or trying to meet a deadline.