It requires a certain kind of mind to see beauty in a hamburger bun. Yet, is it any more unusual to find grace in the texture and softly curved silhouette of a bun than to reflect lovingly on ... the arrangement of textures and colours in a butterfly's wing?
It is the familiar that usually eludes us in life. What is before our nose is what we see last.
The course of every intellectual, if he pursues his journey long and unflinchingly enough, ends in the obvious, from which the nonintellectuals have never stirred.
Learn your lines and don't trip over the furniture.
Spencer Tracy (advice to young actors)