To a man of pleasure every moment appears to be lost, which partakes not of the vivacity of amusement.
Self-love seems so often unrequited.
When I repress my emotion my stomach keeps score.
John Enoch Powell
If I cannot understand my friend's silence, I will never get to understand his words.
No battle is worth fighting except the last one.
My wife and I just prefer Seattle. It's a beautiful city. Great setting. You open your front door in the morning and the air smells like pine and the sea, as opposed to bus exhaust.
I will not surrender responsibility for my life and my actions.
If my ship sails from sight, it doesn't mean my journey ends, it simply means the river bends.
I'm looking more like my dogs every day - it must be the shaggy fringe and the ears.
Legislators: Rape their wives and do two years. Kill their children and do five years. Steal their money and kiss your ass goodbye.
L. R. Powell
The home to everyone is to him his castle and fortress, as well for his defence against injury and violence, as for his repose.
Lord Baden Powell
Make your life a happy one. That is where success is possible to every man.
An animal will always look for a person's intentions by looking them right in the eyes.
The uncommon man is merely the common man thinking and dreaming of success in larger terms and in more fruitful areas.
Fracking is doable if there's full disclosure of all chemicals used. Secondly, science dictates the policy rather than politics. Third, there's collaboration between environmental groups and the natural gas industry.
No sight is more provocative of awe than is the night sky.
I think it is quite dangerous for an organisation to think they can predict where they are going to need leadership. It needs to be something that people are willing to assume if it feels relevant, given the context of any situation.
Margaret J. Wheatley
Thorough preparation makes its own luck.
Beauty is the still birth of suffering, every woman knows that.
Live as if everything you do will eventually be known.
Just when I think I have learned the way to live, life changes and I am left the same. The more things change the more I am the same. I am what I started with, and when it is all over I will be all that is left of me.
Friends will keep you sane, Love could fill your heart, A lover can warm your bed, But lonely is the soul without a mate.
Our happiness in this world depends on the affections we are able to inspire.
Some people use one half their ingenuity to get into debt, and the other half to avoid paying it.
George D. Prentice
A friend you have to buy won't be worth what you pay for him.
A word of kindness is seldom spoken in vain, while witty sayings are as easily lost as the pearls slipping from a broken string.
Much smoking kills live men and cures dead swine.
A bare assertion is not necessarily the naked truth.
Choice strengthens all.
When I look back on my childhood, I think of that short time in Beirut. I know that seeing the city collapse around me forced me to grasp something many people miss: the fragility of peace.
In any contest between power and patience, bet on patience.
W. B. Prescott
Ah just act the way ah feel.
Life's a bitch, and life's got lots of sisters.
When truth is no longer free, freedom is no longer real: the truths of the police are the truths of today.
The ultimate of being successful is the luxury of giving yourself the time to do what you want to do.
All my life, it's been the same with men. Being a woman who is famous and adored by men is very hard for any boyfriend to handle. All my boyfriends end up insecure.
In common with many others in the varied branches of our profession, my academic education is subnormal.
In this world, everyone wants to know everything about you, and I think that's funny.
If you think Independence Day is America's defining holiday, think again. Thanksgiving deserves that title, hands-down.
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