Maud Muller, on a summer's day, Raked the meadows sweet with hay. Beneath her torn hat glowed the wealth Of simple beauty and rustic health.
Actors always talk about taking their work home and I always think: 'What are you on? You just turn it off. You are at work and then you go home.'
Pound's crazy. All poets are.... They have to be. You don't put a poet like Pound in the loony bin. For history's sake we shouldn't keep him there.
I think that obviously, there is a perverse attraction to a fundamentally changed world or the end of the world. There is a death wish, a perverse death wish. Not just for ourselves, not just for the movie 'Death Wish,' but for the end of all human life.
I try to live life so that I can live with myself.
My duty as a teacher is to train, educate future programmers.
You should celebrate the end of a love affair as they celebrate death in New Orleans, with songs, laughter, dancing and a lot of wine.
The death penalty is being applied in the United States as a fatal lottery.
My friends, remember this, that there are no weeds, and no worthless men, there are only bad farmers.
I think Bonzo died. I dreamed about it last night. I remembered the way he looked after I jammed his face with my head. I think I must have pushed his nose back into his brain. The blood was coming out of his eyes. I think he was dead right then.
Orson Scott Card
Olympism is the marriage of sport and culture.
Juan Antonio Samaranch
It is on our failures that we base a new and different and better success.
To love beauty is to see light.
An intellectual is a person who has discovered something more interesting than sex.
It's that I don't like white paper backgrounds. A woman does not live in front of white paper. She lives on the street, in a motor car, in a hotel room.
Then we understand that rebellion cannot exist without a strange form of love. Those who find no rest in God or in history are condemned to live for those who, like themselves, cannot live; in fact, for the humiliated.
Maybe there's something you're afraid to say, or someone you're afraid to love, or somewhere you're afraid to go. It's gonna hurt. It's gonna hurt because it matters.
When my dad needed a shirt ironed, he would yell downstairs to my mother, who would drop everything and iron his shirt.
I paint with shapes.
Only choose in marriage a man whom you would choose as a friend if he were a woman.
I appreciate simplicity, true beauty that lasts over time, and a little wit and eclecticism that make life more fun.
All men in the abstract are just and good
Ralph Waldo Emerson
This is a historic moment in global public health, demonstrating the international will to tackle a threat to health head on.
Gro Harlem Brundtland
Because if it is to spite her,' Biddy pursued, 'I should think -but you know best- that might be better and more independently done by caring nothing for her words. And if it is to gain her over, I should think -but you know best- she was not worth gaining over.
looked death in the eye and did not seem disappointed.
You know, there were major problems in my marriage.
Find a need and fill it.
Ruth Stafford Peale
If the world comes to an end, I want to be in Cincinnati. Everything comes there ten years later.
If I have my health I can carry on. There will be a point when I do quit but I have absolutely no idea when that is.
The original Mickey Mouse cartoon was in Mouse, with Englishsubtitles.
He who cannot draw on three thousand years is living from hand to mouth.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I can't see why anyone would want to be in politics because you get so much criticism.
I am very interested in what has been called bad taste. I believe the fear of displaying a soi-disant bad taste stops us from venturing into special cultural zones.
If men were angels, no government would be necessary.
It's no rest to be idle.
China has been committed to the independent foreign policy of peace and has developed friendship and cooperation with all countries on the basis of the Five Principles of Peaceful Coexistence.
In my whole career, I've never seen this type of race that you had to wait for the last day. There's so many teams that are involved. You've got to smile because we're in it.
I should be an affected women, if I made any pretence of being surprised by my son's inspiring such emotions; but I can't be indifferent to anyone who is so sensible on his merits
Tyranny is always better organized than freedom.
Short of genius a rich man cannot even imagine poverty.
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