"It was Thy day, sweet! and did rise
Not from the East, but from Thine eyes."
"Well, if you find a note tonight that sounds good, play the same damn note every night!"
"In our family, we don't have rifts. We have a jolly good row and then it's all over. And I've only twice ever had a row with my sister."
"Things happen more frequently in the future than they do in the past." *
US Governor (WA)
"If we had more time for discussion we should probably have made a great many more mistakes."
"The teacher should make a concerted effort never to lose his temper in the presence of the class. If a man, he may take refuge in profane soliloquies. If a woman, she may follow the example of one sweet-faced tranquil girl who went out in the yard and gnawed a post."
William Lyon Phelps
US educator, writer
"I smoked so much dope I'm lucky I didn't turn into a bush."
English singer, songwriter (101ers, Clash, Mescaleros)
"I'm a trisexual. I'll try anything once."
"The people don't take baths and they don't speak English. No golf courses, no room service. Who needs it?"
US football quarterback
, on Europe
"After The Matrix, I cannot wear sunglasses. As soon as I put them on, people recognise me."
Canadian model, actor