Beauty, whether moral or natural, is felt, more properly than perceived.
There are plenty of problems in the world, and doubtless climate change - or whatever the currently voguish phrase for it all is - certainly is one of them. But it's low on my list.
P. J. O'Rourke
In its famous paradox, the equation of money and excrement, psychoanalysis becomes the first science to state what common sense and the poets have long known -- that the essence of money is in its absolute worthlessness.
Norman O. Brown
A woman's health is her capital.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
I don't think the money people in Hollywood have ever thought I was normal, but I am dedicated to my work and that's what counts.
Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong.
The government solution to a problem is usually as bad as the problem.
The first legislation that I produced relating to the Internet was a bill to overturn a restriction inside of the law that prohibited the Internet backbone from being used for anything other than research and scientific and educational communication.
Those who excel in virtue have the best right of all to rebel, but then they are of all men the least inclined to do so.
Now it is time to turn to an older wisdom that, while respecting material comfort and security as a basic right of all, also recognises that many of the most valuable things in life cannot be measured.
Michael D. Higgins
Occurrences in this domain are beyond the reach of exact prediction because of the variety of factors in operation, not because of any lack of order in nature.
Sports betting is all about money management, so the most money won on one event is not the most important thing.
No man should bring children into the world who is unwilling to persevere to the end in their nature and education.
Money is the most egalitarian force in society. It confers power on whoever holds it.
The thermometer of success is merely the jealousy of the malcontents.
My sporting hero was Drazen Petrovic, the NBA basketball player, who was killed in a car accident in 1993. He was a good friend, an unbelievable player, and I dedicated my Wimbledon win to him.
A two-year-old is kind of like having a blender, but you don't have a top for it.
Slump, and the world slumps with you. Push, and you push alone.
Laurence J. Peter
Every experience makes you a man.
A lot of fellows nowadays have a B.A., M.D., or Ph.D. Unfortunately, they don't have a J.O.B.
The better work men do is always done under stress and at great personal cost.
William Carlos Williams
Should we have background checks, waiting periods? To drive a car you have to pass a test that shows you know how to drive your car safely, you should have to do the same thing with guns.
Michael D. Barnes
Success in almost any field depends more on energy and drive than it does on intelligence. This explains why we have so many stupid leaders.
The youth is the hope of our future.
The real problem is what to do with the problem-solvers after the problems are solved.
Like a lot of you, I grew up in a family on the ragged edges of the middle class. My daddy sold carpeting and ended up as a maintenance man. After he had a heart attack, my mom worked the phones at Sears so we could hang on to our house.
Money may kindle, but it cannot by itself, and for very long, burn.
As a politician who cherishes religious conviction in his personal sphere, but regards politics as a domain belonging outside religion, I believe that this view is seriously flawed.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan
It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.
Harry S. Truman
If you have a lemon, make lemonade.
It is no secret that organized crime in America takes in over forty billion dollars a year. This is quite a profitable sum, especially when one considers that the Mafia spends very little for office supplies.
I would suggest that teachers show their students concrete examples of the negative effects of the actions that gangsta rappers glorify.
I wanted to buy a candle holder, but the store didn't have one. So I got a cake.
The emotional, sexual, and psychological stereotyping of females begins when the doctor says: 'It's a girl.'
I worked for this company that repossessed cars. Sure enough, the day after I quit, they repossessed my car, but that would probably be my strangest job to date. You have to work your way up to become a hardcore repo man.
Balance is key: I need to be successful in my career to feel fulfilled, be surrounded by people I care about to share it with, and have my health to be able to do the things I love to do!
I was diagnosed with a severe temporal spatial deficit, a learning disability that means I have zero spatial relations skills. It was official: I was a genius trapped in an idiot's body.
My wife and I have been together since 1986. I graduated in '86 and she graduated in '88. We began dating when she was 17. Actually she turned 18 when we started kissing and stuff.
Cuba Gooding, Jr.
You don't have to carry a designer bag that costs more than a car to look cool.
I think sometimes in life we want to ignore the problems of society and just think about the good. I believe in positive thinking and affirmative living, I also think it's really important to remember all of our disenfranchised members of society.
When the people fear the government, there is tyranny. When the government fears the people, there is liberty.
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