To be categorized is, simply, to be enslaved.
So here they are, trying to get us into the army again to get us to fight in Europe, but the country is isolationist. One of the reasons why the world has been demonized is because they had to do it. The average American is an isolationist.
Beneath my cold exterior, once you break the ice, you find cold water.
We affect one another quite enough merely by existing. Whenever the stars cross, or is it comets? fragments pass briefly from one orbit to another. On rare occasions there is total collision, but most often the two simply continue without incident, neither losing more than a particle to the other, in passing.
Boys don't like girls around when they do boy things.
The only thing that I react really violently to is being misquoted.
It is not enough merely to win; others must lose.
Actually, I can't remember when I was not writing.
The United States is the only civilized country in the world to class its teachers at the bottom of the social scale.
Never have children, only grandchildren.
The four most beautiful words in our common language: I told you so.
The first TV babies are now writing with a TV mind that has no attention span at all.
No sooner does an American president take his oath of office than the speculation begins: Will he be reelected in four years' time? If not, who will succeed him? A member of his own party? The other party?
Walter Lippmann suggests that the United States behaves like a society which thinks it is complete with no more to accomplish; that, for better or worse, we are what we are, and the only danger to our comfort is external.
I'm exactly as I appear. There is no warm, lovable person inside. Beneath my cold exterior, once you break the ice, you find cold water.
As for civil liberties, any one who is not vigilant may one day find himself living, if not in a police state, at least in a police city.
It is always a delicate matter, when a friend or acquaintance becomes president.
Every generation gets the Tiny Tim it deserves.
The United States was founded by the brightest people in the country - and we haven't seen them since.
I think there should be a constitutional amendment making it impossible for anyone to be president who believes in an afterlife.
As for my support for Obama, remember that I was brought up in Washington. It was an all-black city when I was a kid. And I've always been very pro-African-American - or whatever phrase we now use.