"I did not know they made such people any more."
"Prewar stock," I said. "We're getting scarcer every day."
~Raymond Chandler, The Little Sister
All right. I'm corny. But I think there's just about a-hundred-and-forty-million people in this country that are just as corny as I am.
For a list of all the ways technology has failed to improve the quality of life, please press three.
I have looked into the future and I have no intention of going there.
Innovation! One cannot be forever innovating. I want to create classics.
Not until there is nothing ugly left to buy, not until it is as cheap to buy what is beautiful as it is to buy what is ugly, not until then can beauty for everyone be a reality.
Male stars today are not the same stature as Bogie, James Cagney, Spencer Tracy, Henry Fonda, and Jimmy Stewart.
The real reason for not committing suicide is because you always know how swell life gets again after the hell is over.
~Ernest Hemingway, who committed suicide in 1961