Idleness does drive me crazy, but I'd rather read or write than do anything just to work. A kind of respect has been instilled in me for acting: I love it too much to ever have a bad relationship with it.
The wisdom of a learned man comet by opportunity of leisure: and he that hath little business shall become wise. Ecclesiasticus 38:25
I must work the work of him that sent me while it is day; for the night comet when no man can work.
In the sweat of thy brow shall you eat your bread.
California must be all American or all Chinese. We are resolved that it shall be American, and are prepared to make it so. May we not rely upon your sympathy and assistance?
Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might; for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in the grave whither thou goest. Ecclesiastes 9:10
Hard work brings prosperity; playing around brings poverty.
The earth is the Lord s, and everything in it, the world, and all who live in it. Psalms 24:1
Lance Armstrong, the famous cyclist and more importantly, cancer survivor, has said 'if you ever get a second chance for something, you've got to go all the way.'
Michael N. Castle
Do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Let the day's own trouble be sufficient for the day.
Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God which transcends all understanding will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:6, 7
Rejoice, O young man, in thy youth; and let thy heart cheer thee in the days of thy youth, and walk in the ways of thine heart, and in the sight of thine eyes: but know thou, that for all these things God will bring thee into judgment. Ecclesiastes 11:9
It is good for a man that he bear the yoke in his youth. Lamentations 3:27
They that sow in tears shall reap joy. Psalms 126:5
Enter through the narrow gate. The gate that leads to damnation is wide, the road is clear, and many choose to travel it. But how narrow is the gate that leads to life, how rough the road, and how few there are who find it. Mathew 7:13-14
But while doing that I'd been following a variety of fields in science and technology, including the work in molecular biology, genetic engineering, and so forth.
K. Eric Drexler
I get up at the same time every morning.
In the past, human society provided encouragement and opportunity for people to extend support to each other, especially in highly stressful situations.
I by no means rank poetry high in the scale of intelligence --this may look like affectation but it is my real opinion. It is the lava of the imagination whose eruption prevents an earthquake.
Lord (George Gordon) Byron
Isn't it amazing how celebrity status preempts even the most ingrained hatreds?
I've done a lot of bad things. Use your imagination.
I think I can change the game.
I prefer design by experts - by people who know what they are doing.
No religion can long continue to maintain its purity when the church becomes the subservient vassal of the state.
Chronic malnutrition, or the lack of proper nutrition over time directly contributes to three times as many child deaths as food scarcity. Yet surprisingly, you don't really hear about this hidden crisis through the morning news, Twitter or headlines of major newspapers.
Being in an area of the planet where scientists believe mankind started is quite amazing.
Jan de Bont
You can't stop loving or wanting to love because when its right it's the best thing in the world. When you're in a relationship and its good, even if nothing else in your life is right, you feel like your whole world is complete.
Fatherhood is pretending the present you love most is soap-on-a-rope.
It is an interesting and demonstrable fact, that all children are atheists and were religion not inculcated into their minds, they would remain so.
I still close my eyes and go home - I can always draw from that.
I had a really good childhood up until I was nine, then a classic case of divorce really affected me.
Freedom. And Justice. If you have those two, it covers everything. You must stick to those principles and have the courage of your convictions.
If we openly declare what is wrong with us, what is our deepest need, then perhaps the death and despair will by degrees disappear.
J. B. Priestley
I don't get acting jobs because of my looks.
Men's private self-worlds are rather like our geographical world's seasons, storm, and sun, deserts, oases, mountains and abysses, the endless-seeming plateaus, darkness and light, and always the sowing and the reaping.
Character builds slowly, but it can be torn down with incredible swiftness.
What makes humility so desirable is the marvelous thing it does to us; it creates in us a capacity for the closest possible intimacy with God.
The attainment of an ideal is often the beginning of a disillusion.
Power without responsibility -- the prerogative of the harlot throughout the ages.
I have a fear of being boring.
Contentment is a pearl of great price, and whoever procures it at the expense of ten thousand desires makes a wise and a happy purchase.
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