It may be that all games are silly. But then, so are humans.
Quoted in Colin Jarman The Guinness Dictionary of Sports Quotations (1990).
It is almost impossible to remember how tragic a place this world is when one is playing golf.Robert Lynd
The cardinal tenets of feminism divided my generation, effectively disempowering and disenfranchising its members. It does make me bitterlyangry that my generation, which prided itself so complacently on its soul, on its powers of intelligence and analysis, should have fallen so cloddishly for totalitarian simplicities which declared a war of eternal opposition between men and women.Robert Lynd
Most of us can remember a time when a birthday — especially if it was one's own — brightened the world as if a second sun had risenRobert Lynd