It is much too good for them,they don't know what to do with it.His comment on 'borrowing' others music.
George Frideric Handel
I praise loudly, I blame softly.
Catherine II of Russia
Frisbeetarianism is the belief that when you die, your soul goes up on the roof and gets stuck.
King George V
I define comfort as self-acceptance. When we finally learn that self-care begins and ends with ourselves, we no longer demand sustenance and happiness from others.
The poets were not alone in sanctioning myths, for long before the poets the states and the lawmakers had sanctioned them as a useful expedient. They needed to control the people by superstitious fears, and these cannot be aroused without myths and marvels.
Long-range planning works best in the short term
Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them have ideas.
Some see private enterprise as a predatory target to be shot, others as a cow to be milked, but few are those who see it as a sturdy horse pulling the wagon.
No matter where you go or what you do, you live your entire life within the confines of your head.
Indeed, you won the elections, but I won the count.
Help others get ahead. You will always stand taller with someone else on your shoulders.
I have been there, and still would go;
'T is like a little heaven below.
A man who has a million dollars is as well off as if her were rich.
John Jacob Astor
You dirty, double-crossing rat.
Sometimes I'm asked by kids why I condemn marijuana when I haven't tried it. The greatest obstetricians in the world have never been pregnant.
Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.
We spend the first twelve months of our children's lives teaching them to walk and talk and the next twelve telling them to sit down and shut up.
Once in a while it really hits people that they don't have to experience the world in the way they have been told to.
I can't be bitter. No one has a contract on life.
David M Heath
He that has acquired learning and nor practised what he has learnt, is like a man who ploughs but sows no seed.
If you stand still long enough, you'll get stuck
Never before in my political life have I been taken so seriously as woman
You live with your thoughts -- so be careful what they are.
We learn the inner secret of happiness when we learn to direct our inner drives, our interest and our attention to something outside ourselves.
Ethel Perry Andrus
Labor was the first price, the original purchase-money that was paid for all things. It was not by gold or by silver, but by labor, that all wealth of the world was originally purchased.
Science is facts just as houses are made of stones, so is science made of facts but a pile of stones is not a house and a collection of facts is not necessarily science.
Remember that the evil which is now in the world will only get more powerful, and that it is not evil which conquers evil, but only love.
Olga Nikolaevna Romanova
Any relations in a social order will endure, if there is infused into them some of that spirit of human sympathy which qualifies life for immortality.
George W Russell
It is not how many years we live, but rather what we do with them.
Evangeline Cory Booth
There's a lot to be said for the fellow who doesn't say it himself.
All dope can do for you is kill you the long hard way. And it can kill the people you love right along with you.
"I thought about this question. I answered it as best I could [at the press conference]. I felt I didn't tell [the reporter] what I really wanted to say. He thought I was Christian. And I am by birth; my parents were and my early teachings were Christian. But as I look upon the world, I feel all men know the truth. If a man was a Christian, he could know the truth and he could not. The truth itself does not have any name on it. And each man has to find it for himself, I think."
I throw a ball and get paid for it. Others do it by throwing the bull.
To love what you do and feel that it matters -- how could anything be more fun?
The longer the life the more the offense, the more the offense the more the pain, the more the pain the less defense and the less defense the less the gain.
Sir T Wyatt
While you are away, movie stars are taking your women. Robert Redford is dating your girlfriend, Tom Selleck is kissing your lady, Bart Simpson is making love to your wife.
Iraqi radio announcer Baghdad Betty
We may be a small island, but we are not a small people.
You walk down the street at night. It's raining out. The only sound is that of your own feet. There are city sounds too, but these you don't hear because at the end of the street is the woman you've been waiting for for seven long years and each muffled tread of your footsteps takes you closer and closer and the sound of them marks off seconds and days and months of waiting.
Then, suddenly, you're there, outside a dark-faced building, a brownstone anachronism that stares back dully with the defiant expression of the moronic and you have an impending sense of being challenged.