You have undertaken to cheat me. I won't sue you, for the law is too slow. I'll ruin you.
In a world where there is so much to be done, I felt strongly impressed that there must be something for me to do.
Confession is always weakness. The grave soul keeps its own secrets, and takes its own punishment in silence.
I'm certain that most couples expect to find intimacy in marriage, but it somehow eludes them.
Dr. James Dobson
To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.
Arriving at one goal is the starting point to another.
I think the drummer should sit back there and play some drums, and never mind about the tunes. Just get up there and wail behind whoever is sitting up there playing the solo. And this is what is lacking, definitely lacking in music today.
It is not possible to eat me without insisting that I sing praises of my devourer?
It seems, in fact, as though the second half of a man's life is made up of nothing, but the habits he has accumulated during the first half.
O Lord, help me to be pure, but not yet.
It seems to me madness to wake up in the morning and do something other than paint, considering that one may not wake up the following morning.
Although Freud said happiness is composed of love and work, reality often forces us to choose love or work.
Letty Cottin Pogrebin
Sports is all about money.
Because of their size, parents may be difficult to discipline properly.
P. J. O'Rourke
For many years, it seemed as if nothing changed in Norway. You could leave the country for three months, travel the world, through coups d'etat, assassinations, famines, massacres and tsunamis, and come home to find that the only new thing in the newspapers was the crossword puzzle.
I love glamour and artificial beauty. I love the idea of artifice and dressing up and makeup and hair.
Dita Von Teese
The law does not pretend to punish everything that is dishonest. That would seriously interfere with business.
Computers have become more friendly, understandable, and lots of years and thought have been put into developing software to convince people that they want and need a computer.
The way people in democracies think of the government as something different from themselves is a real handicap. And, of course, sometimes the government confirms their opinion.
It is the false shame of fools to try to conceal wounds that have not healed.
A jest often decides matters of importance more effectual and happily than seriousness.
In the word of no master am I bound to believe.
He is armed without who is innocent within, be this thy screen, and this thy wall of brass.
One of the accidental joys of my writing life has been that I've had some lovely, surprisingly good fortune with readers, and I've brought readers to my dad's work. I can't tell you the joy that gives me. Because my father's work was masterful.
Andre Dubus III
The emphasis on the birth of Christ tends to polarize our pluralistic society and create legal and ethnic belligerence.
Men think about women. Women think about what men think about them.
A few years back, when my style was 'punk grandma,' I picked up an amazing pair of sandals - orthopaedic ones, with really thick soles. I've given them away to a friend now, because these days my look is more '1980s substitute teacher gone wild.'
I imagine that yes is the only living thing.
e. e. cummings
Designers are very fickle. I never wanted to be a victim of that. You're in one minute, out the next.
There is no single development, in either technology or management technique, which by itself promises even one order-of-magnitude improvement within a decade in productivity, in reliability, in simplicity.
Frederick P. Brooks, Jr.
We chose more freedom instead of more government. We chose the principles of our founding to solve the challenges of our time. We chose a special man to lead us in a special time. We chose Mitt Romney to lead our nation.
Let's create a legal system that can work.
Consider what kind of car you get. Buy cars and other products that have the least impact environmentally.
We've not had one Republican president in 34 years balance the budget. You can't trust right-wing Republicans with your money. You ought to hire somebody who has balanced a budget. I'm much more conservative with money than George Bush is.
I am very much opposed to abortion personally. But I don't think it is the government's rule.
To avoid ignorance and bullying, I've had to hide the fact that I'm a troll. You have no idea how much time and money I've spent on electrolysis and hair dye and reconstructive surgery so I can look like this.
The main foundations of every state, new states as well as ancient or composite ones, are good laws and good arms you cannot have good laws without good arms, and where there are good arms, good laws inevitably follow.
During the Cold War, we gathered information by listening to the Soviets, taking pictures of the Soviets, and we allowed our human intelligence to decline.
How can you tell somebody whose is pursuing happiness that they're somehow not American when that was the very first promise that America made?
I know but one freedom, and that is the freedom of the mind.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
I've never had very high regard for therapists. I owe my health, my mental survival, to my friends and loved ones.
Copyrighted © 2020 — Quotation.io. All rights reserved.