I think there is a tendency in science to measure what is measurable and to decide that what you cannot measure must be uninteresting.
No one has a corner on success. It is his who pays the price.
Orison Swett Marden
It seems a fantastic paradox, but it is nevertheless a most important truth, that no architecture can be truly noble which is not imperfect.
What keeps so many employers back is simple unwillingness to pay the price, to make the exertion, the effort to sacrifice their ease and comfort.
You will always have to live with yourself, and it is to your best interest to see that you have good company -- a clean, pure, straight, honest, upright, generous, magnanimous companion.
Learn to think continentally.
My aim is just to make good music every single time.
Nothing can bring a real sense of security into the home except true love.
Our son is in school now. You know, he's six-and-a-half and so a big chunk of the day is taken up by school. So I'm hoping that I'll be able to certainly take him to school in the morning, maybe pick him up in the afternoon and come back to work.
That's the biggest part of doing comics: You have to create stuff that makes you want to get out of bed every morning and get to work.
As I approach my 88th birthday, it's become apparent to me that my eyes and ears, among other appurtenances, aren't quite what they used to be. The prospect of long flights to wherever in search of whatever are not quite as appealing.
Fear is excitement without breath.
I am a leader. Leaders always get heat. They're always going against the grain. Jimi Hendrix got heat Bob Marley got heat Miles Davis got heat. Every great artist got heat. Heat means you're doing something right.
I can tell you this: If I'm ever in a position to call the shots, I'm not going to rush to send somebody else's kids into a war.
George H. W. Bush
In finding love, I think it's important to be patient. In being in a relationship, I think it's important to be honest, to communicate, to respect and trust, and to strive to give more than you take.
To solve the problem of organizing world peace we must establish world law and order.
Imagine for yourself a character, a model personality, whose example you determine to follow, in private as well as in public.
Many spiritual teachers - in Buddhism, in Islam - have talked about first-hand experience of the world as an important part of the path to wisdom, to enlightenment.
I love science fiction.
You experience the films through the actors, so they're all locked into your imagination in some kind of layer of fantasy or hatred or wherever they settle into your imagination.
And now, this is the sweetest and most glorious day that ever my eyes did see.
People usually think according to their inclinations, speak according to their learning and ingrained opinions, but generally act according to custom.
Art is an attempt to integrate evil.
Simone de Beauvoir
Sex is a part of nature. I go along with nature.
I'm flatchested, I'm short, I'm brunette, I have droopy eyes, and so people have a hard time casting me as a 'beauty.'
I think it's easy for people to assume that fame is equal to glory, but it can be a very isolating experience.
The first thing I did when I sold my book was buy a new wedding ring for my wife and asked her to marry me all over again.
I think that every single person should play sports.
I have had much to learn from Sweden's poetry and, more especially, from her lyrics of the last generation.
Technology feeds on itself. Technology makes more technology possible.
I like the personality of the Belgians. They're deeply eccentric, which is something that comes across in their design - terrific.
Doubt the conventional wisdom unless you can verify it with reason and experiment.
Old age is when the liver spots show through your gloves.
Anytime you play a team sport, the success of the team really makes everything better. It's nice.
Wherever there is a design that is highly successful in a broad range of similar environments, it is apt to emerge again and again, independently - the phenomenon known in biology as convergent evolution. I call these designs 'good tricks.'
I admire President Chavez for his strength to resist the United States. Instead, Bush is waging a war of terrorism against the world.
I have my work and my faith... If that's boring to some people, I can't tell you how much I don't care.
Our livelihood is intimately tied to the food we eat, water we drink and places where we recreate. That's why we have to promote responsibility and conservation when it comes to our natural resources.
If one suffers we all suffer. Togetherness is strength. Courage.
That's the hardest thing about being a mom. You want to be cool, and you want them to like you all the time, but you can't always have that. You're gonna have times where you have to say no, and you won't be the most popular person in the house.
Film is an illusion. Fame is ephemeral. Faith and family are what endure.
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