Proverbs are in the world of thought what gold coin is in the world of business - great value in small compass, and equally current among all people. Sometimes the proverb may be false, the coin counterfeit, but in both cases the false proves the value of the true.
I declare before you all that my whole life, whether it be long or short, shall be devoted to your service and the service of our great imperial family to which we all belong.
The problem is not that the churches are filled with empty pews, but that the pews are filled with empty people.
It is madness for any country to build its policy with an eye to nuclear war.
No important institution is ever merely what the law makes it. It accumulates about itself traditions, conventions, ways of behaviour, which are not less formidable in their influence.
An answer is always a form of death.
Well, all I know is what I read in the papers.
History knows no resting places and no plateaus.
A great many college graduates come here thinking of lawyers as social engineers arguing the great Constitutional issues.
From Watergate we learned what generations before us have known our Constitution works. And during Watergate years it was interpreted again so as to reaffirm that no one - absolutely no one - is above the law.
It is good to be back in the Peoples House. But this cannot be a real homecoming. Under the Constitution, I now belong to the executive branch. The Supreme Court has even ruled that I am the executive branchhead, heart, and hand.
Gerald R Ford
There are no optimistic or pessimistic personalities. There are only single, individual choices for optimistic or pessimistic thoughts.
I look at Liv Tyler and think It's not fair, because I can't find a flaw on her. And on top of that she seems nice, so it's really not fair.
My will, my faith and my body have been challenged, but make no mistake, my heart is strong and my resolve to fight will never be broken.
I urge telecommunications regulators to develop a commercial strategy for delivering effective access to the continent.
My performances have finally caught up with my ego.
We have a lot of reasons but only one real one.
last words Pablo Picasso
You take people as far as they will go, not as far as you would like them to go.
Do not run away; let go. Do not seek, for it will come when least expected.
You can do no great things, just small things with great love.