Egotism is usually subversive of sagacity.
Superior people never make long visits.
It is human nature to stand in the middle of a thing.
When one cannot appraise out of one's own experience, the temptation to blunder is minimized, but even when one can, appraisal seems chiefly useful as appraisal of the appraiser.
Poetry is all nouns and verbs.
War is pillage versus resistance and if illusions of magnitude could be transmuted into ideals of magnanimity, peace might be realized.
My father used to say superior people never make long visits.
As contagion of sickness makes sickness, contagion of trust can make trust.
We are suffering from too much sarcasm.
A writer is unfair to himself when he is unable to be hard on himself.