What a strange illusion it is to suppose that beauty is goodness! A beautiful woman utters absurdities: we listen, and we hear not the absurdities but wise thoughts
Just pray for a tough hide and a tender heart.
Thanking you once more, I want to wish you the best of luck for your future life and to conclude by saying to you: Dream your dreams and may they come true!
When some people retire, it's going to be mighty hard to be able to tell the difference.
We're not going to baby sit a civil war.
Glance into the world just as though time were gone: and everything crooked will become straight to you.
Good shot, bad luck and hell are the five basic words to be used in a game of tennis, though these, of course, can be slightly amplified.
Do not weep do not wax indignant. Understand.
You have to do many things yourself. Things that you cannot delegate.
As long as any adult thinks that he, like the parents and teachers of old, can become introspective, invoking his own youth to understand the youth before him, he is lost.
Our education system has mined our minds in the way that we strip-mined the Earth for a particular commodity.
Sir Ken Robinson
The genius of the American system is that we have created extraordinary results from plain old ordinary people.
It was very hard for all of us. It's still very hard. The anniversary of his death just passed, and every single one of his friends, still, after all these years... it's unbelievable.
I had seen birth and death but had thought they were different.
T. S. Eliot
Life is supposed to get tough.
The human foot is a masterpiece of engineering and a work of art.
Leonardo da Vinci
When you are making a success of something, it's not work. It's a way of life. You enjoy yourself because you are making your contribution to the world.
Everything one invents is true, you may be perfectly sure of that. Poetry is as precise as geometry.
When we ask for advice, we are usually looking for an accomplice.
Marquis de la Grange
The most essential thing for us was to get the business model right, then put the world-class technology under it to support it. At Merrill, that meant not doing what people expected.
I drank some boiling water because I wanted to whistle.
If you think your boss is stupid, remember: you wouldn't have a job if he was any smarter.
Albert A. Grant
Art is creative for the sake of realization, not for amusement... for transfiguration, not for the sake of play.
We shall defend our island, whatever the cost may be, we shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills we shall never surrender.
I'm not a combative person. My long experience has taught me to resolve conflict by raising the issues before I or others burn their boats.
No country in the history of the world has ever contributed more to humankind and accomplished more for its people in so brief a period of time as Israel has done since its relatively recent rebirth in 1948.
Every morning I jump out of bed and step on a landmine. The landmine is me. After the explosion, I spent the rest of the day putting the pieces together.
If a politician isn't doing it to his wife , then he's doing it to his country.
I don't think my principles change. I think the way in which you apply those principles to modern society changes.
Divorce is a game played by lawyers.
Everything is generated through your own will power.
All men can see these tactics whereby I conquer, but what none can see is the strategy out of which victory is evolved.
I improve on misquotation.
Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lie's man's only promise.
It doesn't do good to open doors for someone who doesn't have the price to get in. If he has the price, he may not need the laws. There is no law saying the Negro has to live in Harlem or Watts.
We must free ourselves of the hope that the sea will ever rest. We must learn to sail in high winds.
Hanmer Parsons Grant
Maybe Christmas, the Grinch thought, doesn't come from a store.
There is no higher religion than human service. To work for the common good is the greatest creed.
Knowledge is of no value unless you put it into practice.
Heber J. Grant
We live in a world of denial, and we don't know what the truth is anymore.
The 1980s are to debt what the 1960s were to sex. The 1960s left a hangover. So will the 1980s.
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