Among other possibilities, money was invented to make it possible for a foolish man to control wise men; a weak man, strong men; a child, old men; an ignorant man, knowledgeable men; and for a dwarf to control giants.
Some people grow Partially so. Instead others go, Rarefied winds blow. In all there is still a few, Those with a different view, Under pressure remain still. And yet they sow, Like the rivers flow, In the rain, high or low, The seeds of a soul, Young starting anew!
It is usually unbearably painful to read a book by an author who knows way less than you do, unless the book is a novel.
Art is not for the cultivated taste. It is to cultivate taste.
Countries are well cultivated, not as they are fertile, but as they are free.
I have cultivated my hysteria with pleasure and terror.