A gaffe is when a politician tells the truth – some obvious truth he isn’t supposed to say.
— Michael Kinsley
I often wonder what I’d do if there weren’t any books in the world.
— James Baldwin, Giovanni’s Room
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
— Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray
One accurate measurement is worth a thousand expert opinions.
— Grace Hopper