Listen with your eyes for feelings.
A good deed is never lost. He who sows courtesy, reaps friendship; he who plants kindness, gathers love; pleasure bestowed on a grateful mind was never sterile, but generally gratitude begets reward.
When I started in the business, there was a thing called adult fantasy, but nobody quite knew what it was, and most publishers didn't have an adult fantasy list. They had science fiction lists, which they stuck a little bit of fantasy into.
Let sleep itself be an exercise in piety, for such as our life and conduct have been, so also of necessity will be our dreams.
In terms of filming, yes, it really does feel over now. There's a real sense of freedom now. It's a good time to finish, I think. As much as I'm going to miss it I'm ready to move on and do different things.
He who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.
Memory is the cabinet of the imagination, the treasury of reason, the registry of conscience, and, the council chamber of thought.
I don't have time to be classified as difficult, and I don't have time to care.
I work in a strange business, and trust is a word that's not even in the vocabulary.
Marriage is low down, but you spend the rest of your life paying for it.
You have to do what you love to do, not get stuck in that comfort zone of a regular job. Life is not a dress rehearsal. This is it.
Man loves little and often. Woman much and rarely.
Facts can't be recounted; much less twice over, and far less still by different persons. I've already drummed that thoroughly into your head. What happens is that your wretched memory remembers the words and forgets what's behind them.
Augusto Roa Bastos
Man is an idiot. He doesn't know how to do anything without copying, without imitating, without plagiarizing, without aping. It might even have been that man invented generation by coitus after seeing the grasshopper copulate.
I dare say there may be some men and women in the Armed Forces who are so decent that they would say: Give the Iraqi people money, we do not want to be paid back. That is the strength of our country.
Anyone who attempts to relate his life loses himself in the immediate. One can only speak of another.
Chaos was the law of nature Order was the dream of man.
Women have served all these centuries as looking glasses possessing the power of reflecting the figure of man at twice its natural size.
I'm very happy to hear that my work inspires writers and painters. It's the most beautiful compliment, the greatest reward. Art should always be an exchange.
To survive in peace and harmony, united and strong, we must have one people, one nation, one flag.
A man of courage never needs weapons, but he may need bail.
The extravagant expenditure of public money is an evil not to be measured by the value of that money to the people who are taxed for it.
Chester A. Arthur
I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia, the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit together at the table of brotherhood.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
The use of traveling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
When you're looking that far out, you're giving people their place in the universe, it touches people. Science is often visual, so it doesn't need translation. It's like poetry, it touches you.
If they asked me, I did two shifts. I did sports, I did news, because I loved it.
As the Spanish proverb says, He who would bring home the wealth of the Indies, must carry the wealth of the Indies with him. So it is in travelling; a man must carry knowledge with him, if he would bring home knowledge.
Except during the nine months before he draws his first breath, no man manages his affairs as well as a tree. We are inclined to believe those whom we do not know because they have never deceived us.
So for my studio purposes, I know that I'm in my studio with technicians who've done amazing things to my board and to my power amps and I know what I can deliver out of my studio.
No government power can be abused long. Mankind will not bear it. There is a remedy in human nature against tyranny, that will keep us safe under every form of government.
To be idle and to be poor have always been reproaches, and therefore every man endeavors with his utmost care to hide his poverty from others, and his idleness from himself.
It is because I believe that it is in the power of such nations to lead the world back into the paths of peace that I propose to devote myself to explaining what, in my opinion, can and should be done to banish the fear of war that hangs so heavily over the world.
The world will never be long without some good reason to hate the unhappy; their real faults are immediately detected, and if those are not sufficient to sink them into infamy, an additional weight of calumny will be super added.
Praise, like gold and diamonds, owes its value only to its scarcity.
Some of the FDA's own scientists have charged that politics, not science, is behind the FDA's actions.
The longer we live the more we think and the higher the value we put on friendship and tenderness towards parents and friends.
Question: Why are we Masters of our Fate, the captains of our souls? Because we have the power to control our thoughts, our attitudes. That is why many people live in the withering negative world. That is why many people live in the Positive Faith world.
Alfred A. Montapert
There is nothing so much seduces reason from vigilance as the thought of passing life with an amiable woman in marriage.
The wise man applauds he who he thinks most virtuous; the rest of the world applauds the wealthy.
You know, people speak in poetry all the time. They just don't realize it.
Virtue is too often merely local.
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