Sometimes a line, or two…

…says more than a book. Came across a couple like that:

I write plays because writing dialogue is the only respectable way of contradicting yourself.

Tom Stoppard, as quoted by Keith Garebian in “A lifetime of roles”. Review of Ira Nadel, Tom Stoppard: A Life. Globe and Mail, September 14, 2002: D6.

The road of excess may lead to the palace of wisdom, but it can be as much about falling in the gutter as staring up at the stars.

James Adams, “The Dead keep on truckin'”. Review of Dennis McNally, A Long Strange Trip: The Inside History of the Grateful Dead. Globe and Mail, September 14, 2002: D3.


About brucelarochelle

Practising Lawyer and Part-Time University Instructor (Accounting, Commercial Law, Organizational Behaviour); Part-Time Federal Tribunal Member. Non-practising Chartered Professional Accountant (Chartered Accountant and Certified Management Accountant).
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