Living never wore one out so much as the effort not to live.
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In Nevada, for a time, the lawyer, the editor, the banker, the chief desperado, the chief gambler, and the saloon-keeper occupied the same level of society, and it was the highest.
This is the real secret of life – to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
When I’m feeling anxious or depressed, I do find it helps to reach for a pen and paper. There is something about writing things down, that hand-eye combination, that makes me feel calmer.
It is one thing to show a man that he is in error, and another to put him in possesion of the truth.
No matter how carefully and assiduously and how deeply you bury shit, the American public will find it and buy it in large quantity, Its true, absolutely true.
Everything human is pathetic. The secret source of humor itself is not joy but sorrow. There is no humor in heaven.