I was, a near grown man, sat in his dank, dark and rickety digs, feverishly hovering about the glare of a computer screen like a disorientated moth, one searching for a flaming light of recognition from someone/anyone!
And I'm a believer that you take a negative and turn it into a positive, and as it turned out, it was one of the best things that ever happened to me. And so I do appreciate the Ranger staff and the Ranger organization for giving me that opportunity.
Happiness comes from... some curious adjustment to life.
The deaf community is hungry to see itself in the most positive way.
I was always an observer, even as a child. I could be satisfied to sit in a car for 3 hours and just look at the street go by while my mother went shopping.
I don't know whether war is an interlude during peace, or peace an interlude during war.
I love being in a relationship, but marriage isn't for me.
It's never acceptable to target civilians. It violates the Geneva Accords, it violates the international law of war and it violates all principles of morality.
Arafat rejected the deal because, as a dictator who had directed all his energies toward strengthening the Palestinians hatred toward Israel, Arafat could not afford to make peace.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
I remember when I started off, my first car was a Kia Spectra. With a spoiler kit and some rims.
I'll tell you one thing: Don't ever give anybody your best advice, because they're not going to follow it.
There are 80 million moms in the United States. Forty million stay at home with their children.
People connect with me just as a cool, around-the-way type of guy.
The senses do not deceive us, but the judgment does.
Johann von Goethe
With both kids, I started working out again at 16 days postpartum, but I treated myself with kindness, doing mild workouts, because my fitness level was lower.
There is repetition everywhere, and nothing is found only once in the world.
The biological evolutionary perception of life and of human qualities is radically different from that of traditional religion, whether it's Southern Baptist or Islam or any religion that believes in a supernatural supervalance over humanity.
E. O. Wilson
To understand one thing well is better than understanding many things by halves.
It is delivery that makes the orators success.
I do not speak of what I cannot praise.
Change is the only constant. Hanging on is the only sin.
I don't know a greater advantage, than to appreciate the worth of an enemy.
The way you think, the way you behave, the way you eat, can influence your life by 30 to 50 years.
Consult not your fears but your hopes and your dreams. Think not about your frustrations, but about your unfulfilled potential. Concern yourself not with what you tried and failed in, but with what it is still possible for you to do.
Pope John XXIII
As long as I don't write about the government, religion, politics, and other institutions, I am free to print anything.
I genuinely liked all of the cast members very much. Steve had a wicked sense of humor. I remember Russell coming to my rescue, once. I watched Eric evolve before everyone's eyes. Maurice loved what he did, so. He treated his character with respect, down to the costuming.
When I think of work, it's mostly about having control over your destiny, as opposed to being at the mercy of what's out there.
The white man knows how to make everything, but he does not know how to distribute it.
A desire arises in the mind. It is satisfied immediately another comes. In the interval which separates two desires a perfect calm reigns in the mind. It is at this moment freed from all thought, love or hate. Complete peace equally reigns between two mental waves.
Sri Swami Sivananda
Be of service. Whether you make yourself available to a friend or co-worker, or you make time every month to do volunteer work, there is nothing that harvests more of a feeling of empowerment than being of service to someone in need.
There is something good in all seeming failures. You are not to see that now. Time will reveal it. Be patient.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
J. K. Rowling
Alone is a much better film than House of the Dead and better than most horror movies out today.
Anger is a great force. If you control it, it can be transmuted into a power which can move the whole world.
War is never fatal but always lost. Always lost.
Good character is not formed in a week or a month. It is created little by little, day by day. Protracted and patient effort is needed to develop good character.
Winning is not a sometime thing it's an all time thing. You don't win once in a while, you don't do things right once in a while, you do them right all the time. Winning is habit. Unfortunately, so is losing.
A mountain is composed of tiny grains of earth. The ocean is made up of tiny drops of water. Even so, life is but an endless series of little details, actions, speeches, and thoughts. And the consequences whether good or bad of even the least of them are far-reaching.
Empires built on force will always be destroyed. Those built on trust in Christ will remain.
Joseph R. Sizoo
In making a living today, many no longer leave room for life.
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