Our mistakes make us interesting.
Self-doubt is the beginning of wisdom.
Sometimes, two goldfish in a bowl are enough.
The art of writing is the art of knowing what to leave out.
Cliches are aphorisms that have become victims of their own success.
Metaphor lives a secret life all around us. We utter about six metaphors a minute. Metaphorical thinking is essential to how we understand ourselves and others, how we communicate, learn, discover and invent. But metaphor is a way of thought before it is a way with words.