"A little respect will take you a long way."

- Hugh Heffner


"A philosopher is a physician of the soul."

- Epicuras


"In the animal kingdom, the rule is, eat or be eaten; in the human kingdom, define or be defined."

- Thomas Szasz


"People who think in herds behave in herds."

- Christopher Hitchens


"The answers you seek will never be found at home."

- Jimmy Sommerville




"I think I went mad then."

- HP Lovecraft


"The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place."

- George Bernard Shaw


"Idealism increases in direct proportion to one's distance from the problem."

- John Galsworthy


"Some things have to be believed in order to be seen."

- Richard Seymour


"There is nothing worse than a brilliant image of a fuzzy concept."

- Ansel Adams




"Pop music today is something people hear while doing something or going somewhere more interesting."

- Mark Simpson


"You never see a sign saying 'Please don't spit on the ceiling'"

- David Scholer


"Contempt breeds arrogance."

- Ray Jasper


"Efficiency is intelligent laziness."

- David Dunham


"Where equality is undisputed, so also is subordination."

- George Bernard Shaw




"Being too accepted is not good for your art."

- David Cronenberg


"One is not born, but rather becomes, a woman."

- Simone de Beauvoir


"A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies."

- Friedrich Nietzsche


"How is it we have so much information, but know so little?"

- Noam Chomsky


"Everything bad is good for you."

- Stephen Johnson




"Hollywood is the only place where you can die of encouragement."

- Pauline Kael


"The consuming desire of most human beings is deliberately to place their entire life in the hands of some other person."

- Quentin Crisp


"Don't argue with a fool. The spectators can't tell the difference."

- Charles Nalin


"If you have nothing to express it is very much like thinking you have so much to express that you don’t know how to say it."

- Pauline Kael


"Man's memory is not as good as man's pen."

- James White




"Man's mind stretched to a new idea never goes back to its original dimensions."

- Oliver Wendell Holmes


"The human being is the story telling animal - the only animal which tells itself stories to understand what sort of creature it is."

- Salman Rushdie


"A rational mind needs regular maintenance."

- Scott Adams


"One has only has to stand still to become a radical."

- Alan Bennett


"Once you pick a side you lose the ability to reason."

- Scott Adams




"If you have to persuade yourself of something, you're already inclined to doubt it."

- Christoper Hitchens


"There are questions you can't ask if you don't have the tools to answer them."

- Brenda Milner


"Rewards and punishments are the lowest form of education."

- Chuang-tzu


"There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity."

- Johann Goethe


"A world that can be explained even with bad reasons is a familiar world."

- Albert Camus