As I make my slow pilgrimage through the world, a certain sense of beautiful mystery seems to gather and grow.
I read the newspaper avidly. It is my one form of continuous fiction.
When you get to my age life seems little more than one long march to and from the lavatory.
It is the woman – nearly always – in spite of all the advances of modern feminism, who still takes responsibility for the bulk of the chores, as well as doing her paid job. This[…]
Brain power improves by brain use, just as our bodily strength grows with exercise. And there is no doubt that a large proportion of the female population, from school days to late middle age, now[…]
The fact that logic cannot satisfy us awakens an almost insatiable hunger for the irrational.
I suppose that every one of us hopes secretly for immortality; to leave, I mean, a name behind him which will live forever in this world, whatever he may be doing, himself, in the next.
You can’t stay in your corner of the forest waiting for others to come to you. You have to go to them sometimes.
The latest research has revealed that women have a higher IQ than men.