Berlin is still going through a transition since the Cold War - both in what used to be East and West Berlin. I can still sense the confusion and the struggle for identity there in the streets. There's a pulse to it.
We find it hard to believe that other people's thoughts are as silly as our own, but they probably are.
James H. Robinson
Without great solitude no serious work is possible.
I never criticize a player until they are first convinced of my unconditional confidence in their abilities.
I've always believed that you can think positive just as well as you can think negative.
Sugar Ray Robinson
Religion is just mind control.
To be a champ, you have to believe in yourself when nobody else will.
Man alone is born crying, lives complaining, and dies disappointed.
Widows are divided into two classes -- the bereaved and relieved.
Ask God's blessing on your work, but don't ask him to do it for you.
Dame Flora Robson
Anxiety is a thin stream of fear trickling through the mind. If encouraged, it cuts a channel into which all other thoughts are drained.
Arthur Somers Roche
The goal of all life is death.
In politics a straight line is the shortest distance to disaster.
John P. Roche
War will never cease until babies begin to come into the world with larger cerebrums and smaller adrenal glands.
H. L. Mencken
Looks like we caught a Dragon by the tail.
My general attitude to life is to enjoy every minute of every day. I never do anything with a feeling of, 'Oh God, I've got to do this today.'
Whoever is happy will make others happy too.
Let us never forget that government is ourselves and not an alien power over us. The ultimate rulers of our democracy are not a President and senators and congressmen and government officials, but the voters of this country.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
I say that justice is truth in action.
Grammar is a piano I play by ear. All I know about grammar is its power.
Music fills the infinite between two souls.
The way of the Creative works through change and transformation, so that each thing receives its true nature and destiny and comes into permanent accord with the Great Harmony: this is what furthers and what perseveres.
In this world, full often, our joys are only the tender shadows which our sorrows cast.
Henry Ward Beecher
A good conscience is a continual Christmas.
Business opportunities are like buses, there's always another one coming.
If you can run one business well, you can run any business well.
Art is meant to disturb. Science reassures.
Out of limitations, new forms emerge
Reliable office staff come in the shape of mature married women working from 9.30 to 3.30 (inside school hours) during which they will do more than the 9-5ers.
Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you'll understand what little chance you have in trying to change others.
Jacob M. Braude
I value the friend who for me finds time on his calendar, but I cherish the friend who for me does not consult his calendar.
The object of most prayers is to wangle an advance on good intentions.
It will free man from his remaining chains, the chains of gravity which still tie him to this planet. It will open to him the gates of heaven.
Wernher Von Braun
Our sun is one of 100 billion stars in our galaxy. Our galaxy is one of billions of galaxies populating the universe. It would be the height of presumption to think that we are the only living beings in that enormous immensity.
Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
Don't tell me that man doesn't belong out there. Man belongs wherever he wants to go -- and he'll do plenty well when he gets there.
There is just one thing I can promise you about the outer-space program -- your tax-dollar will go further.
There is a sort of jealousy which needs very little fire it is hardly a passion, but a blight bred in the cloudy, damp despondency of uneasy egoism.
It is possible to give without loving, but it is impossible to love without giving.
Whether you think you can or think you can't â€“ you are right.
If you get hung up on everybody else's hang-ups, then the whole world's going to be nothing more than one huge gallows.
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