Wisdom comes from experience. Experience is often a result of lack of wisdom.
Humanity's a nice place to visit, but you wouldn't want to live there.
Build a man a fire, and he'll be warm for a day. Set a man on fire, and he'll be warm for the rest of his life.
Scientists have calculated that the chances of something so patently absurd actually existing are millions to one.But magicians have calculated that million-to-one chances crop up nine times out of ten.
I can't have your subjects throwing my family over the balcony, that would never do.' 'Good,' said Snibril. 'I'll do it myself.
But the purpose of the book is not the horror, it is horror's defeat.
A good bookshop is just a genteel Black Hole that knows how to read.
The hippo of recollection stirred in the muddy waters of the mind.
Just because you can explain it doesn't mean it's not still a miracle.
It's amazing how fast gold works.