Through the years, Madam Walker has certainly become a staple of anything that has to do with black history, women's history and entrepreneurship.
People collect boredom, they hoard it, they wallow in it, hoping that one day it'll be of interest and become an effete ennui. Let me tell you, it doesn't.
If you're bored, it's because someone else is fulfilling his dream. Become a bore. It's the most interesting thing you'll ever do.
When Americans come to London they usually say how much they love the history, the tradition, the splendid tumpty-tum of things whose very repetition has become their point.
In India, nobody really talks about works of art; they always talk about the appreciation of art. You buy this for 3,000 rupees, it'll become 30,000 in two months.
One's mind has a way of making itself up in the background, and it suddenly becomes clear what one means to do.
I pledged to become the world's greatest expert in a field I knew nothing about.
IQ in general has improved since tests first began. Psychologists think that this is because modern life becomes ever more complicated.
I suppose if I'd got a brilliant first and done research I might still be a don today, but I hope not. People become dons because they are incapable of doing anything else in life.
People become dons because they are incapable of doing anything else in life.