Polish Jewish Lyrical Poet and Philosophical-Moral Aphorist
"First of all, I choose the great roles, and if none of these come, I choose the mediocre ones, and if they don't come, I choose the ones that pay the rent."
"I give you bitter pills in sugar coating. The pills are harmless: the poison is in the sugar."
"If you are not a psychiatrist, stay away from idiots. They are too stupid to pay a layman for his company."
"Intelligence, in diapers, is invisible. And when it matures, out the window it flies. We have to pounce on it earlier."
"Men have slow reflexes. In general it takes several generations later for them to understand."