Football is a great deal like life in that it teaches that work, sacrifice, perseverance, competitive drive, selflessness and respect for authority is the price that each and every one of us must pay to achieve any goal that is worthwhile.
Beware of silent dogs and still waters.
I couldn't bear a marriage in which one partner hinges on the other.
In some remote corner of the universe, poured out and glittering among innumerable solar systems, there once was a star on which clever animals invented knowledge.
To educate a man in mind and not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
Change yourself, change your fortunes.
In the past, I had my idols but today I enjoy learning from all the soccer I watch.
Success is not the absence of failure. Success is persistence through failure.
Harry, you wonderful boy, you brave, brave man.
To keep a new friend, never break with the old.
I never took guitar lessons. I took classical piano lessons from the age of six when we lived in Holland. And when we moved to America, it was just the typical thing except I was really good at it so was my brother.
Eddie Van Halen
Here in America we are descended in blood and in spirit from revolutionists and rebels - men and women who dare to dissent from accepted doctrine. As their heirs, may we never confuse honest dissent with disloyal subversion.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Clever father, clever daughter; clever mother, clever son.
In the holy city of Mecca, violence of any kind was forbidden. From the moment they left home, pilgrims were not permitted to carry weapons, to swat an insect or speak an angry word, a discipline that introduced them to a new way of living.
At that moment, Oliver realized that home is not a place, but rather, the people who love you.
What men usually ask for when they pray to God is, that two and two may not make four.
You can't drive straight on a twisting lane.
I'm always open to a relationship, but I'm not putting those feelers out there now.
Skeptical scrutiny is the means, in both science and religion, by which deep thoughts can be winnowed from deep nonsense.
Happiness is not a horse, you cannot harness it.
To be honest, when I'm home, every day is a Friday for me. It doesn't really matter what day it is for me. A lot of my friends actually have time off during the week, and so it doesn't prohibit me from enjoying myself when I am home on a Monday or a Tuesday.
When you meet a man, you judge him by his clothes; when you leave, you judge him by his heart.
We must build dikes of courage to hold back the flood of fear.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
With lies you may go ahead in the world, but you can never go back.
The principle of give and take is the principle of diplomacy - give one and take ten
The 'morality of compromise' sounds contradictory. Compromise is usually a sign of weakness, or an admission of defeat. Strong men don't compromise, it is said, and principles should never be compromised.
When money speaks the truth is silent.
It is not the horse that draws the cart, but the oats.
I want to sell to people my own age, because that's the way I write songs.
Pray to God but continue to row to the shore.
Photography is truth. The cinema is truth twenty-four times per second.
Don't buy the house, buy the neighborhood.
Make peace with man and war with your sins.
Testimony is an integral part of the Black religious tradition. It is the occasion where the believer stands before the community of faith in order to give account of the hope that is in him or her.
James Hal Cone
Male superiority in former days was easily demonstrated, because if a woman questioned her husband's he could beat her. From superiority in this respect others were thought to follow. Men were more reasonable than women, more inventive, less swayed b
The highest use of capital is not to make more money, but to make money do more for the betterment of life.
Philosophy would render us entirely Pyrrhonian, were not nature too strong for it.
If the doctor cures, the sun sees it; if he kills, the earth hides it.
It unscrews the other way.
False friends are worse than bitter enemies.
There is a lot of learning I have to do and a lot of growing up I have to do.
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