Sex is the ersatz or substitute religion of the 20th Century.
There is no sense in crying over spilt milk. Why bewail what is done and cannot be recalled?
The dice of Zeus always fall luckily.
It takes great wit and interest and energy to be happy. The pursuit of happiness is a great activity. One must be open and alive. It is the greatest feat man has to accomplish.
I wouldn't attach too much importance to these student riots. I remember when I was a student at the Sorbonne in Paris, I used to go out and riot occasionally.
John Foster Dulles
Kindness gives birth to kindness.
My college degree was in theater. But the real reason, if I have any success in that milieu, so to speak, is because I spent a lot of years directing, I spent a lot of years behind the camera.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
The all-seeing eye of God beheld our deplorable state infinite pity touched the heart of the Father of mercies and infinite wisdom laid the plan of our recovery.
The long unmeasured pulse of time moves everything. There is nothing hidden that it cannot bring to light, nothing once known that may not become unknown.
What you cannot enforce, do not command.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life; that word is love.
None loves the messenger who brings bad news.
Look and you will find it -- what is unsought will go undetected.
Obama is trying to paint us as a caricature, as if we're some bizarre individualists who are hardcore libertarians. It's a false dichotomy and intellectually lazy. Of course we believe in government. We think government should do what it does really well, but that it has limits.
Who feels no ills, should, therefore, fear them; and when fortune smiles, be doubly cautious, lest destruction come remorseless on him, and he fall unpitied.
A short saying often contains much wisdom.
In a just cause the weak will beat the strong.
There was a point - when I was a kid - where I said I wanted to be like Luke Skywalker, with blond hair and blue eyes. My mom right there told me to never be ashamed of who I am.
The gods plant reason in mankind, of all good gifts the highest.
I absolutely relate to being alone in squalor, trying to come up with something adequate. I relate to that, and I've been known to crawl out of bed and drink out of a 2-liter bottle of Diet Coke.
Chance never helps those who do not help themselves.
It is terrible to speak well and be wrong.
Success, remember is the reward of toil.
Truth is always the strongest argument.
Wonders are many, and none is more wonderful than man; the power that crosses the white sea, driven by the stormy wind, making a path under surges that threaten to engulf him...
Heaven never helps the men who will not act.
There is no witness so terrible and no accuser so powerful as conscience which dwells within us.
I well believe it, to unwilling ears;None love the messenger who brings bad news.
We must return optimism to our parenting. To focus on the joys, not the hassles the love, not the disappointments the common sense, not the complexities.
Fred G. Gosman
You can say what you want to about a rapper in a movie, but look at what Ice Cube has done. Ice Cube has created more opportunities for other actors to get jobs in this business than some actors have.
I've been writing a lot, I've a few projects I'm trying to finance, I do some acting, I do some directing... Apart from that, if I could get lower that a ten handicap on my golf game I'd be thrilled.
Paul M. Glaser
Whoever knows it also knows that in love there is no More and no Less but that he who loves can only love with the whole heart, and with the whole soul with all his strength and with all his will.
Like everybody, I have invested in things that have gone bad, because there's never any guarantee of success or profit when it comes to money.
The only way you can get good, unless you're a genius, is to copy. That's the best thing. Just steal.
In every case, the environmental hazards were made known only by independent scientists, who were often bitterly opposed by the corporations responsible for the hazards.
I don't believe in God, but I'm afraid of Him.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
You know, I lose patience really easily I'd rather shop in the grocery store than in the department store. I can pick an apple like nobody's business.
As a kid I quite fancied the romantic, Bohemian idea of being an artist. I expect I thought I could escape from the difficulties of maths and spelling. Maybe I thought I would avoid the judgement of the establishment.
I personally don't believe people really grow. They just learn stuff when they were a kid, and hold on to it, and that affects every relationship they have.
Beauty is only skin deep. I think what's really important is finding a balance of mind, body and spirit.
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