I do not usually revise much, though I often cut, particularly the end or toward the end of a poem.
My room for books and study or for sitting and thinking about nothing in particular to see what would happen was at the end of a hall.
As the blessings of health and fortune have a beginning, so they must also find an end. Everything rises but to fall, and increases but to decay.
In my beginning is my end.
At the end of 1964, wholesale prices had been relatively stable for some years.
What we call the beginning is often the end. And to make an end is to make a beginning. The end is where we start from.
I’ve been on the wrong end of violence, and I’ve done violence myself… I refuse to glorify violence in my movie and television roles.
There exists only the present instant… a Now which always and without end is itself new. There is no yesterday nor any tomorrow, but only Now, as it was a thousand years ago and as it will be a thousand years hence.
Covetousness is both the beginning and the end of the devil’s alphabet – the first vice in corrupt nature that moves, and the last which dies.
‘The Art Student’s War’ is, at its core, a traditional American wartime love story. As such, it is timely and engrossing. By the end, all its principal characters ‘have been to Hell and back.’