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A man who publishes his letters becomes a nudist - nothing shields him...   Life
A poet dares be just so clear and no clearer... He unzips the veil fro...   Poetry
Analyzing humor is like dissecting a frog. Few people are interested a...   Humor
Be obscure clearly.   Life
Democracy is the recurrent suspicion that more than half of the people...   Politics
Everything in life is somewhere else, and you get there in a car.   Life
Genius is more often found in a cracked pot than in a whole one.   Intelligence
I am reminded of the advice of my neighbor. "Never worry about your he...   Life
I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve (or save) the ...   Life
I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and ...   Life
I can only assume that your editorial writer tripped over the First Am...   Life
I see nothing in space as promising as the view from a Ferris wheel.   Science
I would feel more optimistic about a bright future for man if he spent...   Life
It is not often that someone comes along who is a true friend and a go...   Life
It should restate and clarify the social dilemma and the political pic...   Life
Luck is not something you can mention in the presence of self-made men...   Life
Oh, I never look under the hood.   Life
One of the most time-consuming things is to have an enemy.   Life
Prejudice is a great time saver. You can form opinions without having ...   Life
Television should be our Lyceum, our Chautauqua, our Minsky's and our ...   Life
The critic leaves at curtain fall To find, in starting to review it, H...   Life
The siren south is well enough, but New York, at the beginning of Marc...   Life
There is nothing more likely to start disagreement among people or cou...   Life
Thurber did not write the way a surgeon operates, he wrote the way a c...   Art
To perceive Christmas through its wrappings becomes more difficult wit...   Life
When I was a child people simply looked about them and were moderately...   Life
Writing is hard work and bad for the health.   Life