I will wear my heart upon my sleeve For daws to peck at.
The trouble with most folks ain't so much their ignorance as knowing so many things that ain't so.
Threescore years and ten is enough; if a man can't suffer all the misery he wants in that time, he must be numb.
Hope is like peace. It is not a gift from God. It is a gift only we can give one another.
Life is short, but it's long enough to ruin any man who wants to be ruined.
I showed that privacy was an implicit right in Jewish law, probably going back to the second or third century, when it was elaborated on in a legal way.
Love is said to be blind, but I know some fellows in love who can see twice as much in their sweethearts as I do.
If you met my dad, I think a lot of things would be put to rest. Because my pops is a pretty silly guy. But, Coldcut, they're based in the U.K. I'm a big fan of jazz music, so American music has had a big influence on what I listen to.
Be kind to your mother-in-law, but pay for her board at some good hotel.
In the late '70s, maybe just before I started, there was still an attitude that if you did film you didn't do TV and vice versa, but that's gone now.
Music hath the charm to soothe a savage beast, but I'd try a revolver first.
If a man should happen to reach perfection in this world, he would have to die immediately to enjoy himself.
Consider the postage stamp, my son. It secures success through its ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.
To enjoy a good reputation give publicly, and steal privately.
But, as environment minister, I am very interested in a thriving German automobile industry, because I can only pay for the rising costs of environmental protection at home and abroad if there are people in Germany with jobs and who pay taxes.
Pity cost nothing and ain't worth nothing.
A good place to visit, but a poor place to stay.
Hosting a TV show is a full-time job in which success is defined by it never ending.
The past, the present and the future are really one: they are today.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Don't mistake pleasure for happiness. They are a different breed of dogs.
It is better to know nothing than to know what ain't so.
Poverty is the step-mother of genius.
Big Star invented a vision of bohemian rock & roll cool that had nothing to do with New York, Los Angeles or London, which made them completely out of style in the 1970s, but also made them an inspiration to generations of weird Southern kids.
Remember the poor, it costs nothing.
I am a poor man, but I have this consolation: I am poor by accident, not by design.
Woman's influence is powerful, especially when she wants something.
Don't put off till tomorrow what can be enjoyed today.
If God wanted us to fly, He would have given us tickets.
The right to be let alone is the underlying principle of the Constitution's Bill of Rights.
Of all liars the most arrogant are biographers: those who would have us believe, having surveyed a few boxes full of letters, diaries, bank statements and photographs, that they can play at the recording angel and tell the whole truth about another human life.
A. N. Wilson
We have no problems with Jews and highly respect Judaism as a holy religion.
Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
It's not that we fly by the seat of our pants. We're not afraid of failure.
There are less than 1 per cent of anorexic girls, but there more than 30 per cent of girls in France - I don't know about England - that are much, much overweight. And it is much more dangerous and very bad for the health.
I'm not a tech guy. I'm looking at the technology with the eyes of my customers, normal people's eyes.
Civilization today reminds me of an ape with a blowtorch playing in a room full of dynamite. It looks like the monkeys are about to operate the zoo, and the inmates are taking over the asylum.
Give God the margin of eternity to justify himself.
H. R. Haweis
All good government must begin at home.
Words are poor interpreters in the realms of emotion. When all words end, music begins; when they suggest, it realizes; and hence is the secret of its strange, inexpressible power.
Precious beyond price are good resolutions. Valuable beyond price are good feelings.
Aim at the sun, and you may not reach it; but your arrow will fly far higher than if aimed at an object on a level with yourself.
He that cannot decidedly say, No, when tempted to evil, is on the highway to ruin. He loses the respect even of those who would tempt him, and becomes but the pliant tool and victim of their evil designs.
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