"Hello babies. Welcome to Earth. It's hot in the summer and cold in the winter. It's round and wet and crowded. At the outside, babies, you've got about a hundred years here. There's only one rule that I know of, babies: 'Goddammit, you've got to be kind.'"
- Kurt Vonnegut Jr., _God Bless You Mr. Rosewater_
"You drift from day to day - years go by. Then a change comes. What a strange thing to have happen halfway through your life. What luck." - Johnny, _Light Sleeper_
"But in the case of human beings, friendship is a transitory art,
subject to discontinuance without further notice."
- O . H e n r y , "Telemachus, Friend"
"A man is too apt to forget that in this
world he cannot have everything.
A choice is all that is left him."
- H . M a t h e w s
"...The important thing is: if you fail once,
or if your luck is bad this time, the dream is still there.
A dream is only over if you give it up - or if it comes true."
- N e i l P e a r t
"Sad to say, I must be on me way
So buy me beer or whiskey 'cause I'm going far away
I'd like to think I'll be returning when I can...."
- T h e P o g u e s