Unless a man undertakes more than he possibly can do, he will never do all he can do.
The chess player who develops the ability to play two dozen boards at a time will benefit from learning to compress his or her analysis into less time.
Marilyn vos Savant
General Motors spends more on health care than steel.
Catholics and evangelicals need to remain allied, and in solidarity, against the increasingly aggressive secularism of our age.
Falling in love and having a relationship are two different things.
I think anybody with any intelligence sits down and sees Star Trek not a kids' show.
I believe that music is another form of news. Music is another form of journalism to me so I have to cover all the areas with my album.
Freedom itself was attacked this morning by a faceless coward, and freedom will be defended.
George W. Bush
I don't know why you use a fancy French word like detente when there's a good English phrase for it - cold war.
War is a defeat for humanity.
Pope John Paul II
Put a bridle on thy tongue set a guard before thy lips, lest the words of thine own mouth destroy thy peace... on much speaking cometh repentance, but in silence is safety.
For what I have received may the Lord make me truly thankful. And more truly for what I have not received.
The dark shadow we seem to see in the distance is not really a mountain ahead, but the shadow of the mountain behind - a shadow from the past thrown forward into our future. It is a dark sludge of historical sectarianism. We can leave it behind us if we wish.
If our thoughts and hopes are elsewhere, it is impossible to set our faces steadily toward the work required of us.
If you chase two rabbits, both will escape.
Before water generates steam, it must register 212 of heat; 200 will not do it. The water must boil to generate enough steam to move an engine. Lukewarm water will not run anything. Lukewarmness will not generate life's work.
A wise man admits his weaknesses. I'd admit mine if I had any.
He who denies all, confesses all.
Courage comes from wanting to do it well. Security comes from knowing you can do it well. Confidence comes from having done it well.
Through leadership of the fight against French colonialism, Ho Chi Minh had made a name for himself in the international political arena.
Nguyen Cao Ky
God knows best; he hasn't arranged your anatomy so as to make it easy for you to pat yourself on the back.
When it comes to energy, cost isn't everything - but it's a lot. Everybody wants cheap power.
The values of the Walt Disney company: The four C s: Curiosity, Confidence, Courage, Consistency, and the greatest of these is Confidence.
Football is a sad game.
True prosperity is the result of well-placed confidence in ourselves and our fellow man.
Confidence and courage come through preparation and practice.
Confidence is the feeling you have before you understand the situation.
The trouble with self-made men is that they tend to worship their creator.
When people are taken out of their depths they lose their heads, no matter how charming a bluff they may put up.
There are two enemies to every bill proposed in Congress, the fools who favor it and the lunatics who oppose it.
I know it sounds a bit corny, but I do think that beauty and sexiness come from within.
A bad conscience has a very good memory
God may forgive your sins, but your nervous system won t.
We want deeper sincerity of motive, a greater courage in speech and earnestness in action.
A conscience is like a baby. It has to go to sleep before you can.
One should be more concerned about what his conscience whispers than about what other people shout.
Civic education and civic responsibility should be taught in elementary school.
His was a great sin who first invented consciousness. Let us lose it for a few hours.
A conservative sees a man drowning 50 feet from shore, throws him a 25 foot long rope, and tells him to swim to it. A liberal throws him a rope 50 feet long, then drops his end and goes off to perform another good deed.
Some consultants are like the bottom half of a double boiler: They get all heated up but don't know what's cooking.
Contentment is not the fulfillment of what you want, but the realization of how much you already have.
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