We are alone, absolutely alone on this chance planet: and, amid all the forms of life that surround us, not one, excepting the dog, has made an alliance with us.

If you don't know where you are going, chances are you will end up somewhere else.

Cyril Connolly

We fear something before we hate it. A child who fears noises becomes a man who hates noises.

Helen Gurley Brown

Good girls go to heaven. Bad girls go everywhere.

Dame Rose Macaulay

It was a book to kill time for those who like it better dead.

The human mind treats a new idea the same way the body treats a strange protein; it rejects it.

Lewis Thomas

The cloning of humans is on most of the lists of things to worry about from Science, along with behaviour control, genetic engineering, transplanted heads, computer poetry and the unrestrained growth of plastic flowers.

People who have no weaknesses are terrible; there is no way of taking advantage of them.

Art Buchwald

You can't make up anything anymore. The world itself is a satire. All you're doing is recording it.

Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.

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