"I am tomorrow, or some future day, what I establish today. I am today what I established yesterday or some previous day."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."James Joyce on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."James Joyce on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."James Joyce on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."James Joyce on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."James Joyce on William Shakespeare
"Better pass boldly into that other world, in the full glory of some passion, than fade and wither dismally with age."
"I think a child should be allowed to take his father's or mother's name at will on coming of age. Paternity is a legal fiction."
"Irresponsibility is part of the pleasure of all art it is the part the schools cannot recognize."
"The actions of men are the best interpreters of their thoughts."
"I fear those big words which make us so unhappy."