All institutions are prone to corruption and to the vices of their members.
If you spend your whole life waiting for the storm, you'll never enjoy the sunshine.
Ever since the Greeks, we have been drunk with language! We have made a cage with words and shoved our God inside!
If God be God and man a creature made in image of the divine intelligence, his noblest function is the search for truth.
I've always worked on the principle that if it interests me enough to write about it, then it must interest a lot of other people.
And I've always worked on the principle that if it interests me enough to write about it, then it must interest a lot of other people.
You know one of the causes of modern despair is the fact that we have had proposed to us, from various quarters, an impossible perfection.
There are still things I want to do but they're not necessary for me to do. I'm not clinging to anything that I can't open my hands and let go.
The fact is that the learning process goes on, and so long as the voices are not stilled and the singers go on singing some of it gets through.
Man is a creature who walks in two worlds and traces upon the walls of his cave the wonders and the nightmare experiences of his spiritual pilgrimage.