The Christian is not one who has gone all the way with Christ. None of us has. The Christian is one who has found the right road.
Priorities like winning the War on Terror and providing tax relief that will keep our economy growing strong.
Some folks are wise and some are otherwise.
When you have got an elephant by the hind legs and he is trying to run away, it's best to let him run.
There are things known, and there are things unknown. And in between are the doors.
It's like you always have to put on a happy face, be the phony baloney, and I'm so not that. I never was that I'll never be that. That is part of the business that I don't like. Maybe that will always keep me an outsider, I don't know. But that's fine.
I certainly don't think you need to be famous to want to leave a legacy, but when you are famous, it's even more likely that your child will get the wrong perspective on your life if you die prematurely.
Never seem wiser, nor more learned, than the people you are with. Wear your learning, like your watch, in a private pocket: and do not merely pull it out and strike it merely to show that you have one.
It is like the seed put in the soil - the more one sows, the greater the harvest.
Orison Swett Marden
She had once been a Catholic, but discovering that priests were infinitely more attentive when she was in the process of losing or regaining faith in Mother Church, she maintained an enchantingly wavering attitude.
F. Scott Fitzgerald, This Side o
Begin - to begin is half the work, let half still remain; again begin this, and thou wilt have finished.
But the fact of the matter is that all scientific evidence would show, based upon what we know about this disease, that muscle cuts - that is, the meat of the animal itself - should not cause any risk to human health.
My mom had this romantic notion of her children playing classical music. The idea is you learn it when you're still learning language. It's using the same part of the brain.
When I hosted the dinner I served fast food hamburgers. It had nothing to do with black, white, purple, yellow, green race. it had nothing to do with Tiger or his family or his golf game.
Science does not permit exceptions.
Christmas is the time when kids tell Santa what they want and adults pay for it. Deficits are when adults tell government what they want and their kids pay for it.
Real firmness is good for anything strut is good for nothing.
You cannot blame the mismanagement of the economy or the fact that we have not invested adequately in education in order to give our people the knowledge, the skills and the technology that they need in order to be able to use the resources that Africa has to gain wealth.
I have often marveled at the thin line which separates success from failure.
An artist cannot fail it is a success to be one.
Charles Horton Cooley
I think women are really good at making friends and not good at networking. Men are good at networking and not necessarily making friends. That's a gross generalization, but I think it holds in many ways.
Money itself isn't lost or made, it's simply transferred from one perception to another. This painting here. I bought it 10 years ago for 60 thousand dollars. I could sell it today for 600. The illusion has become real and the more real it becomes, the more desperately they want it.
One of the joys of going to the movies was that it was trashy, and we should never lose that.
Life is a means of extracting fiction.
What you're trying to do when you write is to crowd the reader out of his own space and occupy it with yours, in a good cause. You're trying to take over his sensibility and deliver an experience that moves from mere information.
If you have a vagina and an attitude in this town, then that's a lethal combination.
We Barbie dolls are not supposed to behave the way I do.
You are a product of your environment. So choose the environment that will best develop you toward your objective. Analyze your life in terms of its environment. Are the things around you helping you toward success -- or are they holding you back?
W. Clement Stone
Bondage is... subjection to external influences and internal negative thoughts and attitudes.
Do what you feel in your heart to be right, for you'll be criticized anyway.
The price one pays for pursuing any profession, or calling, is an intimate knowledge of its ugly side.
James A. Baldwin
Happiness lies neither in vice nor in virtue but in the manner we appreciate the one and the other, and the choice we make pursuant to our individual organization.
Marquis de Sade
Those who love deeply never grow old they may die of old age, but they die young.
Dorothy Canfield Fisher
When I was a kid I used to pray every night for a new bicycle. Then I realised that the Lord doesn't work that way so I stole one and asked Him to forgive me.
Thinking is more interesting than knowing, but less interesting than looking.
Johann von Goethe
Wine comes in at the mouth And love comes in at the eye That's all we shall know for truth Before we grow old and die.
William Butler Yeats
Seeds of great discoveries are constantly floating around us, but they only take root in minds well prepared to receive them.
If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door.
The labor of women in the house, certainly, enables men to produce more wealth than they otherwise could and in this way women are economic factors in society. But so are horses.
Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Some guys travel with expensive Louis Vuitton luggage but it gets all scratched up under the plane. I'd rather not spend too much money on something that's just going to get messed up.
I don't think that there is absolute freedom of the press. We operate under laws - against libel, for instance. The idea that there is some absolute press freedom is kind of a myth.
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