"I'm less worried about accomplishment - as younger people always can't help but be - and more concerned with spending my time well, spending time with my family, and reading, learning things."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."Jonathan Safran Foer on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Jonathan Safran Foer on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Jonathan Safran Foer on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Jonathan Safran Foer on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."Jonathan Safran Foer on Earl Nightingale
"There's no being wrong in seeing something in art, only being disagreed with."
"Literature has drawn a funny perimeter that other art forms haven't."
"Food is not just what we put in our mouths to fill up it is culture and identity. Reason plays some role in our decisions about food, but it's rarely driving the car."
"Maybe one day the world will change, that we'll be in a luxurious position of being able to debate whether or not it's inherently wrong to eat animals, but the question doesn't matter right now."
"When it comes to meat, change is almost always cast as an absolute. You are a vegetarian or you are not."