I think men who have a pierced ear are better prepared for marriage. They've experienced pain and bought jewelry.
In the last analysis, it is our conception of death which decides our answers to all the questions that life puts to us.
Color does not add a pleasant quality to design - it reinforces it.
By all means marry. If you get a good wife you will become happy, and if you get a bad one you will become a philosopher.
My mother's incredibly giving, almost too giving at times. And, my dad is a real logical person. He's got logic for every situation. They've been married for 24 years, so there was that stability, also. I really learned to think on my own at a very young age.
Brian Austin Green
Happiness is a matter of one's most ordinary everyday mode of consciousness being busy and lively and unconcerned with self. To be damned is for one's ordinary everyday mode of consciousness to be unremitting agonizing preoccupation with self.
Human affairs are not serious, but they have to be taken seriously.
A good man often appears gauche simply because he does not take advantage of the myriad mean little chances of making himself look stylish. Preferring truth to form, he is not constantly at work upon the fa?ade of his appearance.
Every man needs two women, a quiet home-maker, and a thrilling nymph.
I think that's what poetry does. It allows people to come together and identify with a common thing that is outside of themselves, but which they identify with from the interior.
Men who think that a woman's past love affairs lessen her love for them are usually stupid and weak.
If a person can be said to have the wrong attitude, there is no need to pay attention to his arguments.
I'm so positive.
Rickie Lee Jones
My thoughts will be taken up with the future or the past, with what is to come or what has been. Of the present there is necessarily no image.
I'm an introvert at heart... And show business - even though I've loved it so much - has always been hard for me.
There's nothing like coming home here, having the day off or morning off and going surfing. In Orlando I don't know what I would do.
He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance one cannot fly into flying.
The need for change bulldozed road down the center of my mind.
Men never cling to their dreams with such tenacity as at the moment when they are losing faith in them, and know it, but do not dare yet to confess it to themselves.
William Graham Sumner
Men, their rights and nothing more; women, their rights and nothing less.
Susan B. Anthony
Most of my arguments with musicians through the years have had more to do with their attitude about music, or their attitude about their own lives, or their personal responsibility. Music has never really been the big centerpiece of the fight.
I want to be age appropriate. I don't want to be that girl you see walking away and she looks 25 and then she turns around and she looks 90.
You say something stupid and the next morning you're in the headlines.
I try as much as possible to give you a great basic product and what comes out, I feel, is really amazing.
I am an artist. The track is my canvas, and the car is my brush.
Let me say this loud and clear. There is a world of difference between terrorist acts and the Islamic Shari'a. Islam is not only a religion, but a way of life. And at its heart lie the sacred principles of tolerance and dialogue.
King Hussein I
All man's miseries derive from not being able to sit quietly in a room alone.
First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, 'I believe,' three times.
Our nature consist in motion; complete rest is death.
My dad used to say, 'Just because you dress up in a coat and tie, it doesn't influence your intelligence.'
State governments generate less revenue in a recession. As state leaders struggle to make up for lost revenue, legislatures tend to cut funding for higher education. Colleges, in turn, answer these funding cuts with tuition hikes.
Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom and a great empire and little minds go ill together.
The Border Ballads, for instance, and the Robin Hood Ballads, clearly suppose a state of society which is nothing but a very circumscribed and not very important heroic age.
While the people retain their virtue, and vigilance, no administration, by any extreme of wickedness or folly, can very seriously injure the government, in the short space of four years.
I'd love to go to art school. I'd love to learn how to draw. I'd love to be fluent in Spanish. I'd like to be a brain surgeon.
Billie Joe Armstrong
Your friendship is your needs answered.
What is research, but a blind date with knowledge.
Modesty; the gentle art of enhancing your charm by pretending not to be aware of it.
A woman's mind is cleaner than a man s: She changes it more often.
The jealousy and resentment that animate the terrorists also affect many of our former cold war allies.
If at first you don't succeed, find out if the loser gets anything.
William Lyon Phelps
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