I grew up on Bette Davis movies, and Marlene Dietrich, Marilyn Monroe.
A week is a long time in politics.
So for a good old-gentlemanly vice, I think I must take up with avarice.
Lord (George Gordon) Byron
To have joy one must share it. Happiness was born a twin.
Hatred is the madness of the heart.
You have a lot of ups and downs in coaching, especially, but I can't remember any bad times at this point. I mean, they're all good. A lot of tears when you lose, a lot of down times, but I can't remember any of them. They're all positive now. Even the bad times were good.
The heart will break, but broken live on.
All women have a perception much more developed than men. So all women somehow, being repressed for so many millennia, they ended up by developing this sixth sense and contemplation and love. And this is something that we have a hard time to accept as part of our society.
I find it strange the way human nature wants heroes and yet wants to destroy their heroes. It's a kind of mass insecurity people want something to look up to and get a buzz off but, at the same time, want to destroy it because it makes them feel insecure.
I cannot help thinking that the menace of Hell makes as many devils as the severe penal codes of inhuman humanity make villains.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
My dad's got a brilliant eye for scripts 'cos he's a literary agent. He and my agent read a load of scripts and filter them.
History is the devil's scripture.
I believe in using words, not fists. I believe in my outrage knowing people are living in boxes on the street. I believe in honesty. I believe in a good time. I believe in good food. I believe in sex.
You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.
And having wisdom with each studious year, in meditation dwelt, with learning wrought, and shaped his weapon with an edge severe, sapping a solemn creed with solemn sneer.
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too big for the body.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To all the kids out there: Follow your dream. Believe in your dream. Because dreams do come true.
The place is very well and quiet and the children only scream in a low voice.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
Someday in the distant cyborg future, when our internal and external memories fully merge, we may come to possess infinite knowledge. But that's not the same thing as wisdom.
Beyond a doubt truth bears the same relation to falsehood as light to darkness.
Leonardo da Vinci
Every day I get up and look through the Forbes list of the richest people in America. If I'm not there, I go to work.
Keep thy smooth words and juggling homilies for those who know thee not.
The longer one is alone, the easier it is to hear the song of the earth.
Robert Anton Wilson
It has been said that the immortality of the soul is a grand peut-tre --but still it is a grand one. Everybody clings to it --the stupidest, and dullest, and wickedest of human bipeds is still persuaded that he is immortal.
Nothing gives rest but the sincere search for truth.
For pleasures past I do not grieve, nor perils gathering near; My greatest grief is that I leave nothing that claims a tear.
Intelligence is the ability to avoid doing work, yet getting the work done.
The way to be immortal (I mean not to die at all) is to have me for your heir. I recommend you to put me in your will and you will see that (as long as I live at least) you will never even catch cold.
Ethics is in origin the art of recommending to others the sacrifices required for cooperation with oneself.
I am sure of nothing so little as my own intentions.
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal.
There is no instinct like that of the heart.
No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong.
This is the patent age of new inventions for killing bodies, and for saving souls. All propagated with the best intentions.
If you ever find happiness by hunting for it, you will find it, as the old woman did her lost spectacles, safe on her own nose all the time.
There are many people in the world who really don't understand-or say they don't-what is the great issue between the free world and the Communist world. Let them come to Berlin!
John F. Kennedy
Nothing can confound a wise man more than laughter from a dunce.
If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I.
Michel de Montaigne
When we think we lead we are most led.
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