Sitting quietly, doing nothing, spring comes, and the grass grows by itself
[At first, I just randomly turned the pages. Page 95, Volume 1, Calvin and Hobbes are sitting under a tree.] Do you think there is a God? ... Well, somebody's out to get me.
Calvin & Hobbes
We are the music makers,And we are the dreamers of dreams,Wandering by lone sea-breakers,And sitting by desolate streams;—World-losers and world-forsakers,On whom the pale moon gleams:Yet we are the movers and shakersOf the world for ever, it seems.
If the 1st Amendment means anything, it means that a state has no business telling a man, sitting alone in his own house, what books he may read or what films he may watch.
(July 02, 1908 - January 24, 1993)
Motivation is like food for the brain. You cannot get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular top ups.
(May 10, 1938 - )
No one is worse, for knowing the worst of themselves.
You can't predict what he'll buy next. I've heard everybody guess for 20 years, and I've never heard anyone get it right.
A lot of people ask me if I were shipwrecked, and could only have one book, what would it be? I always say 'How to Build a Boat