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"You can make more friends in a month by being interested in them than in ten years by trying to get them interested in you."
Charles A. Allen
"Our own theological Church, as we know, has scorned and vilified the body till it has seemed almost a reproach and a shame to have one, yet at the same time has credited it with power to drag the soul to perdition."
Eliza Wood Burhans Farnham
US social reformer
"It is nice to know that the computer understands the problem. But I would like to understand it too."
"Why don't you put that in the headline: 'He Only Did Three With Doris!' Set a lot of people straight."
"If you ever want to hear a boring conversation, why, pop down the mine. There it'll be!"
English comic, actor
(Beyond the Fringe)
"Science is analytical, descriptive, informative. Man does not live by bread alone, but by science he attempts to do so. Hence the deadliness of all that is purely scientific."
"Anything with a ball, no good."
, on sports
"I bit a lot more bugs than bit me."
US model, actor
, on eating termites with her pygmy friends in Africa
"If you have to talk about fashion, then you are not in it."
"I hate being a blonde."
"I've always made films that are sort of avant-garde-y or whatever you call it."
(LTRand famous movie scenewith Vincent Gallo)
"A dead atheist is someone who's all dressed up with no place to go."
"If I waited to be right before I spoke, I would be sending little cryptic messages on the Ouija board, complaints from the other side."
"A statesman who keeps his ear permanently glued to the ground will have neither elegance of posture nor flexibility of movement."
S. Africa-born Israeli diplomat
"Simple is the only way I can write."
US songwriter ("Oh Lonesome Me")
"But of course it's different now, the blues is no longer blues, it's green now."
"You're like a beautiful chandelier. I'd like to be around when you get lit up."