Desire creates its own object.
Belief in the absence of illusions is itself an illusion.
There are no original ideas. There are only original people.
Beware of people carrying ideas. Beware of ideas carrying people.
Women's propensity to share confidences is universal. We confirm our reality by sharing.
I refuse to believe that trading recipes is silly. Tunafish casserole is at least as real as corporate stock.
I refuse to believe that trading recipes is silly. Tuna Fish casserole is at least as real as corporate stock.
The most painful moral struggles are not those between good and evil, but between the good and the lesser good.
Fantasies are more than substitutes for unpleasant reality; they are also dress rehearsals, plans. All acts performed in the world begin in the imagination.
Our awesome responsibility to ourselves, to our children, and to the future is to create ourselves in the image of goodness, because the future depends on the nobility of our imaginings.