The Quote

“I grew up on the edge of a national park in Canada – timberwolves, creeks, snow drifts. I really did have to walk home six miles through the snow, like your grandparents used to complain.”

Dan Aykroyd

“The telephone book is full of facts, but it doesn’t contain a single idea.”
-Mortimer Adler

“Looking for equality everywhere is a huge mistake because equals are terrible and boring. But a sense of fairness and justice is a totally different thing and a much more complex thing.”

-Josh Homme

“Hell hath no fury like a bureaucrat scorned.”

Milton Friedman

“All I need to make a comedy is a park, a policeman and a pretty girl.”

– Charlie Chaplin

“If you are young and you drink a great deal it will spoil your health, slow your mind, make you fat – in other words, turn you into an adult.”

P.J. O’Rourke

“Most cynics are really crushed romantics: they’ve been hurt, they’re sensitive, and their cynicism is a shell that’s protecting this tiny, dear part in them that’s still alive.”

Jeff Bridges

“Everywhere is within walking distance if you have the time.”

Steven Wright

“Everything becomes a little different as soon as it is spoken out loud.”

-Hermann Hesse

“I love sleep. My life has the tendency to fall apart when I’m awake, you know?”

  • Ernest Hemingway

“One-fifth of the people are against everything all the time.”

  • Robert Kennedy

“Time and memory are true artists; they remould reality nearer to the heart’s desire.”

John Dewey

“Remember this: classics never make a comeback. They wait for that perfect moment to take the spotlight from overdone, tired trends.”

Tabatha Coffey

“The everyday kindness of the back roads more than makes up for the acts of greed in the headlines.”
– Charles Kuralt

“The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.”

  • Aldous Huxley