The important thing is to concentrate upon what you can do -- by yourself, upon your own initiative.
I have a problem with too much money. I can't reinvest it fast enough, and because I reinvest it, more money comes in. Yes, the rich do get richer.
I believe acting is very physical, and when you have to fight or do those kinds of things, it takes a lot of respect not to allow yourself to go off and hurt yourself or someone else.
With the introduction of agriculture mankind entered upon a long period of meanness, misery, and madness, from which they are only now being freed by the beneficent operation of the machine.
Folly is perennial, yet the human race has survived.
If fifty million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing.
Is art really the priesthood that demands the pure in heart who belong to it wholly?
You know, most people, they want to go to Hollywood. They want to be a star. They want to be a rock star. That thought never entered any of our minds, the Van Halen family.
Eddie Van Halen
The chess player who develops the ability to play two dozen boards at a time will benefit from learning to compress his or her analysis into less time.
Marilyn vos Savant
General Motors spends more on health care than steel.
Catholics and evangelicals need to remain allied, and in solidarity, against the increasingly aggressive secularism of our age.
Falling in love and having a relationship are two different things.
I think anybody with any intelligence sits down and sees Star Trek not a kids' show.
I believe that music is another form of news. Music is another form of journalism to me so I have to cover all the areas with my album.
Freedom itself was attacked this morning by a faceless coward, and freedom will be defended.
George W. Bush
I don't know why you use a fancy French word like detente when there's a good English phrase for it - cold war.
War is a defeat for humanity.
Pope John Paul II
Put a bridle on thy tongue set a guard before thy lips, lest the words of thine own mouth destroy thy peace... on much speaking cometh repentance, but in silence is safety.
For what I have received may the Lord make me truly thankful. And more truly for what I have not received.
The dark shadow we seem to see in the distance is not really a mountain ahead, but the shadow of the mountain behind - a shadow from the past thrown forward into our future. It is a dark sludge of historical sectarianism. We can leave it behind us if we wish.
If our thoughts and hopes are elsewhere, it is impossible to set our faces steadily toward the work required of us.
If you chase two rabbits, both will escape.
Before water generates steam, it must register 212 of heat; 200 will not do it. The water must boil to generate enough steam to move an engine. Lukewarm water will not run anything. Lukewarmness will not generate life's work.
A wise man admits his weaknesses. I'd admit mine if I had any.
He who denies all, confesses all.
Courage comes from wanting to do it well. Security comes from knowing you can do it well. Confidence comes from having done it well.
Through leadership of the fight against French colonialism, Ho Chi Minh had made a name for himself in the international political arena.
Nguyen Cao Ky
God knows best; he hasn't arranged your anatomy so as to make it easy for you to pat yourself on the back.
When it comes to energy, cost isn't everything - but it's a lot. Everybody wants cheap power.
The values of the Walt Disney company: The four C s: Curiosity, Confidence, Courage, Consistency, and the greatest of these is Confidence.
Football is a sad game.
True prosperity is the result of well-placed confidence in ourselves and our fellow man.
Confidence and courage come through preparation and practice.
Confidence is the feeling you have before you understand the situation.
The trouble with self-made men is that they tend to worship their creator.
When people are taken out of their depths they lose their heads, no matter how charming a bluff they may put up.
There are two enemies to every bill proposed in Congress, the fools who favor it and the lunatics who oppose it.
I know it sounds a bit corny, but I do think that beauty and sexiness come from within.
A bad conscience has a very good memory
God may forgive your sins, but your nervous system won t.
We want deeper sincerity of motive, a greater courage in speech and earnestness in action.
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