Movies are like an expensive form of therapy for me.
Practicing the Golden Rule is not a sacrifice; it is an investment.
I do read books. I suppose it's more or less the same thing, but at least I'm alone and I'm an individual. I can stop anytime I want, which I frequently do.
When everything else fails read the instructions.
This great, though disastrous, culture can only change as we begin to stand off and see... the inveterate materialism which has become the model for cultures around the world.
Whoever has the gold makes all the rules.
The pig and the chicken were on their way to breakfast, trying to decide what to have. When chicken said, Let's have ham and eggs. The pig then replied, That's fine for you, it's a small donation on your part, but it's a total sacrifice for me.
We gather strength from sadness and from pain Each time we die we learn to live again.
A sale is not something you pursue, it's what happens to you while you are immersed in serving your customer.
Women didn't want to watch other women on television because they were jealous of their husbands' diverted attention.
Sell the sizzle, not the steak.
Nothing is more discouraging than unappreciated sarcasm.
Isn't it marvelous how those scientists know the names of all those stars?
But beginners to the World Economics Forum have to understand there is no single Davos experience, and there is no single Davos community either. There are numerous tribes who interact only at a minimal level.
Spring is not the best of seasons. Cold and flu are two good reasons; wind and rain and other sorrow, warm today and cold tomorrow. Whoever said Spring was romantic? The word that best applies is frantic!
What I was proud of was that I used very few parts to build a computer that could actually speak words on a screen and type words on a keyboard and run a programming language that could play games. And I did all this myself.
When a woman wants a man and lusts after him, the lover need not bother to conjure up opportunities, for she will find more in an hour than we men could think of in a century.
Govern thyself then you will be able to govern the world.
Sometimes the best way to figure out who you are is to get to that place where you don't have to be anything else.
Acknowledgment -- If you wish your merit to be known, acknowledge that of other people.
In man - in the history of mankind, this has happened many times, and occupation leaders hang on to the land that they're occupying. People fight to liberate their land. But in the end, the people's will is what achieves victory.
You're not what you think you are; you're not what others think you are; you're what you think others think you are!
I draw flowers every day and send them to my friends so they get fresh blooms every morning.
Think highly of yourself, for the world takes you at your own estimate.
SELF-ESTEEM controls PERFORMANCE/REALITY which stimulate SELF-TALK which reinforces SELF-ESTEEM. This cycle can work positively or negatively and is greatly influenced by the self-talk (I knew I wasn't good at -X vs. next time I'll practice and do better at -X).
The lead car is unique, except for the one behind it which is identical.
Continue to be yourself because in the end that's what people will remember about you
Art is about expressing the true nature of the human spirit in whatever way one wishes to express it. If it is honest, it is beautiful. If it is not honest, it is obvious.
The biggest room in the world, is the room for improvement.
A real New Yorker likes the sound of a garbage truck in the morning.
R. L. Stine
Before a diamond shows its brilliancy and prismatic colors it has to stand a good deal of cutting and smoothing.
The trick of making movies in this culture is how to not give up everything that makes them worthwhile in order to get them made - and that's a tricky balance.
Know yourself, master yourself, conquest of self is most gratifying.
Before a man can wake up and find himself famous he has to wake up and find himself.
Analysis and synthesis ordinarily clarify matters for us about as much as taking a Swiss watch apart and dumping its wheels, springs, hands, threads, pivots, screws and gears into a layman's hands for reassembling, clarifies a watch to a layman.
Hidden nature is secret God.
To dream of the person you would like to be is to waste the person you are.
We are all faced with a series of great opportunities - brilliantly disguised as insoluble problems.
John W. Gardner
Self mastery comes through denial of the little things.
The best place to find a helping hand is at the end of your own arm.
No one's gonna drag you up to get into the light where you belong.
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