"Good will is the one and only asset that competition cannot undersell or destroy."
"You can't just let nature run wild."
Walter J. Hickel
US Governor (AK), Secretary of the Interior
, on why he wanted officials to kill hundreds of wolves
"I did a picture in England one winter and it was so cold, I almost got married."
"When childhood dies, its corpses are called adults and they enter society, one of the politer names of hell. That is why we dread children; even if we love them, they show us the state of our decay."
(died near his birthday)
"When you are 12, you no longer need the parents."
(was married to Sharon Tate)
"Health food may be good for the conscience but Oreos taste a hell of a lot better."
"German is the most extravagantly ugly languageit sounds like someone using a sick bag on a 747." *
"The trouble with jogging is that the ice falls out of your glass."
US comic, actor
"Stay away from our showsor accept us for what we are."
English singer (the Move)
"Ever notice that Soup for One is eight aisles away from Party Mix?"
"Good-looking people turn me off. Myself included."
"I think we should take Iraq and Iran and combine them into one country and call it Irate. All the pissed off people live in one place and get it over with."
US comic actor
"If we are to keep democracy, there must be a commandment: Thou shalt not ration justice."
(Billings) Learned Hand
US federal judge
"I start getting suspicious when a whole bunch of teams wise up all at once."
US lawyer, baseball statistician
"If I make a move, like raise my eyebrows, some critic says I'm doing Nicholson. What am I supposed to do, cut off my eyebrows?"
"Fame is very corrosive and you have to guard very strictly against it."
"So then Dr. Froyd said that all I needed was to cultivate a few inhibitions and get some sleep."
"Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten."
B. F. Skinner
"It is impossible to realize our goals while discriminating against half the human race. As study after study has taught us, there is no tool for development more effective than the empowerment of women."