One might as well try to ride two horses moving in different directions, as to try to maintain in equal force two opposing or contradictory sets of desires.
Whether it comes from a despotic sovereign or an elected president, from a murderous general or a beloved leader, I see power as an inhuman and hateful phenomenon.
Talent is a flame. Genius is a fire.
What we do every night is we change out the set list as much as we can to make sure that (fans can) go home and tell their friends they experienced something unique and cool.
We grow a little every time we do not take advantage of somebody's weakness.
There's always going to be that pressure when you're in front of the camera. When you're famous it's just an extreme version of reality and there's a pressure to look a certain way.
Man never made any material as resilient as the human spirit.
A day of worry is more exhausting than a week of work.
A friend is a lot of things, but a critic isn't.
You need to learn the fine art of detachment, Lieutenant.
Untutored courage is useless in the face of educated bullets.
George S. Patton
A propensity to hope and joy is real riches one to fear and sorrow real poverty.
It's not who jumps the highest -- it's who wants it the most
As information technology restructures the work situation, it abstracts thought from action.
Times change. The farmer's daughter now tells jokes about the traveling salesman.
Modem science, then, maintains on the one hand that nature, both organic and inorganic, strives towards a state of order and that man's actions are governed by the same tendency.
Youth is that period when a young boy knows everything but how to make a living.
Man learns through experience, and the spiritual path is full of different kinds of experiences. He will encounter many difficulties and obstacles, and they are the very experiences he needs to encourage and complete the cleansing process.
Tennessee Williams said if he got rid of his demons, he would lose his angels.
It's not going to do any good to land on Mars if we're stupid.
The most absurd and reckless aspirations have sometimes led to extraordinary success.
Luc De Clapiers
Furious activity is no substitute for understanding.
H. H. Williams
Reason is emotion for the sexless.
If our dreams were more regular, more connected, more stable, they would also have more practical importance for us.
Revolve your world around the customer and more customers will revolve around you.
As a designer, the mission with which we have been charged is simple: providing space at the right cost.
Harry von Zell
I don't like giving names to generations. It's like trying to read the song title on a record that's spinning.
Your title makes you a manager. Your people make you a leader.
The best way to save money is not to lose it.
If you want to look with only one eye then you will only see part of the picture.
From your confessor, lawyer and physician, hide not your case on no condition.
If you're in a relationship and you want to make it work, you have to be a little selfless at times.
Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
It wasn't idealism that made me, from the beginning, want a more secure and rational society. It was an intellectual judgment, to which I still hold. When I was young its name was socialism. We can be deflected by names. But the need was absolute, and is still absolute.
To find a Buddha all you have to do is see your nature.
What breaks capitalism, all that will ever break capitalism, is capitalists. The faster they run the more strain on their heart.
We didn't have movies in this little mining town. When I was 12 my mom took me to New York and I saw Bye Bye Birdie, with people singing and dancing, and that was it.
Death is nature's way of saying, Your table's ready.
Cocaine is God's way of saying you're making too much money.
I didn't go to normal children school. I went to sports school when I was 8. So I studied martial arts.
The greatest crime in the world is not developing your potential. When you do what you do best, you are helping not only yourself, but the world.
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