"That’s one measure of success, right? Your continuity with your past selves; their willingness to let you buy them a beer."
"A 58-year-old New York native, he hated flowers and had asked that upon his death, donations be given to the Autism Society of America."
"the 20th-century city is over. It has nothing new to teach us anymore. Our job is simply to maintain it"
"McCain said one of his favorite books as a child had been Ray Bradbury's 1950 novel "The Martian Chronicles," about humans colonizing the Red Planet."