William Ralph Inge
Consciousness is a phase of mental life which arises in connection with the formation of new habits. When habit is formed, consciousness only interferes to spoil our performance.
Prayer gives a man the opportunity of getting to know a gentleman he hardly ever meets. I do not mean his maker, but himself.
The happiest people seem to be those who have no particular cause for being happy except that they are so.
Nobody is bored when he is trying to make something that is beautiful, or to discover something that is true.