"Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better."
"Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus."
"A man must live like a great brilliant flame and burn as brightly as he can. In the end he burns out. But this is far better than a mean little flame."
"To burn always with this hard, gem-like flame, to maintain this ecstasy, is success in life."
"Better do a good deed near at home than go far away to burn incense."
"Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life."
"As I have said for many years throughout this land, we're borrowing money from China to buy oil from the Persian Gulf to burn it in ways that destroy the future of human civilization. Every bit of that has to change."
"What has become clear from the science is that we cannot burn all of the fossil fuels without creating a very different planet."
"It was a very bizarre experience for me, to get the songs together, go in there, and try to deliver them as I would perhaps in a live setting. But I realized that I couldn't take on that coffeehouse style that I came from and go in there and burn it up."
"You live in this shadow that you're going to burn in Hell until you're saved. And I still worry about it a little. I don't believe in Heaven, but I do still fear Hell."