"Mason Cooley" was an United States of America/American aphorist known for his witty aphorisms. One of these such aphorisms Cooley developed was "The time I kill is killing me."

He was professor emeritus of French, speech and world literature at the College of Staten Island. He was also an assistant professor of English at Columbia University from 1959 to 1967 and an adjunct professor from 1980 to 1988.

He received his B.A. from San Diego State University and his Ph.D. from UC Berkeley.

Category:1927 births

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Category:San Diego State University alumni

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Category:University of California, Berkeley alumni

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The educated do not share a common body of information, but a common state of mind.

The exhibitionist loves to flirt with shame.

Regret for wasted time is more wasted time.

Travelers never think that they are the foreigners.

Faith moves mountains, but you have to keep pushing while you are praying.

The routines of tourism are even more monotonous than those of daily life.

Every farewell combines loss and new freedom.

Magic lives in curves, not angles.

Between repetition and forgetting, it is a marvel that a new thought ever struggles into existence.

In the game of love, the losers are more celebrated than the winners.