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  • Once I planned to write a book of poems entirely about the things in my pocket. But I found it would be too long and the age of the great epics is past.
  • All conservatism is based upon the idea that if you leave things alone you leave them as they are. But you do not. If you leave a thing alone you leave it to a torrent of change.
  • Man does not live by soap alone and hygiene, or even health, is not much good unless you can take a healthy view of it or, better still, feel a healthy indifference to it.
  • There are no rules of architecture for a castle in the clouds.
  • All architecture is great architecture after sunset perhaps architecture is really a nocturnal art, like the art of fireworks.
  • I was planning to go into architecture. But when I arrived, architecture was filled up. Acting was right next to it, so I signed up for acting instead.
  • Art, like morality, consists in drawing the line somewhere.
  • Lying in bed would be an altogether perfect and supreme experience if only one had a colored pencil long enough to draw on the ceiling.
  • I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.
  • No man who worships education has got the best out of education... Without a gentle contempt for education no man's education is complete.