People are friendlier in New York than London.
Men who know themselves are no longer fools. They stand on the threshold of the door of Wisdom.
A pitcher will never be a big winner until he hates hitters.
I have this desire to keep improving, so I find fault.
e. e. cummings
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The euro is a hybrid of a fixed exchange-rate regime, like the 1980s ERM or the 1930s gold standard, and a state currency.
I'm living life as best I can - but I'm not exempt from failure and making bad choices.
I've always been a caretaker; I think a lot of women are. We take care of everybody else first, and very rarely do we think about ourselves.
Jada Pinkett Smith
I'd love to be a Bond girl. I mean, if you're going to be stereotyped, there are worse things to be stereotyped as.
My general attitude to life is to enjoy every minute of every day. I never do anything with a feeling of, 'Oh God, I've got to do this today.'
Americans have the right and advantage of being armed - unlike the citizens of other countries whose governments are afraid to trust the people with arms.
People are not going to care about animal conservation unless they think that animals are worthwhile.
Lately I've been going to all these high schools talking to the students, answering their questions, listening to what they have to say. It has been an incredible journey to be around them and try to give them what my mother gave me.
Getting older and having kids, you learn how to become less serious about it all.
Thought and theory must precede all salutary action; yet action is nobler in itself than either thought or theory.
In the role of Miss Munim, I had credibility as an individual.
What is straight? A line can be straight, or a street, but the human heart, oh, no, it's curved like a road through mountains.
What people who are doing shift work or managing shift workers or deciding to put people on shift schedules to begin with should realize that we're not robots.
People don't mind insulting the tall. We're supposed to be fine with being awkward and skinny. I'm very easy to psychoanalyse. I was a gangly, awkward teenager who could make people laugh and thought that was a way to be socially more comfortable.
Badminton is not as glamorous as cricket.
I tour as many countries as possible, and I've toured every state in America, plus every province in Canada.
The world is starved for spiritual food.
Gordon B. Hinckley
A good puzzle, it's a fair thing. Nobody is lying. It's very clear, and the problem depends just on you.
I'm sure there is a group of people that assume Nine Inch Nails is just noise and chaos - or whatever it might be dismissed as, and sometimes is.
If Liberia has failed, then, it is no evidence of the failure of the Negro in government. It is merely evidence of the failure of slavery.
Carter G. Woodson
Though politics is by nature divisive, surely we all can agree that foster children need stability, safety, education, opportunity - and love.
Not a lot of individuals get to refer to the Lord in their prayers as 'Dude', but he's doing a new thing with me.
We thought, because we had power, we had wisdom.
Stephen Vincent Benet
We have to make bureaucracy sexy.
In Britain, like most of the developed world, stem-cell research is regarded as a great opportunity. America will be left behind if it doesn't change policy.
O, Thou precious Lord Jesus Christ, we do adore Thee with all our hearts. Thou art Lord of all.
I see a lot of movies. I love films as a spectator, and that's never obscured by the part of me that does the work myself. I just love going to the movies.
The universe works in crazy ways. Your good luck will come in waves, and so does your bad, so you have to take the good with the bad and press forward.
Indictments of any kind are serious. That being said, let's not forget that an indictment is not a conviction. We still have due process in this country.
I was never afraid to go back to Pittsburgh and work in the steel mills.
Wouldn't it be better to have a watertight law designed to catch the guilty, rather than a press release law designed to catch the headlines?
One the other hand, the publishing trend is ghastly, isn't it? Two hundred and something distributors are now down to 10 or 12? And what's the recruiting drive?
The Holy Ghost is manifested to men and women on the earth both as the power and as the gift of the Holy Ghost. The power can come upon a person before baptism; it is the convincing witness that Jesus Christ is our Savior and Redeemer.
David A. Bednar
I believe that filmmakers have to internalize the story and subtext so well that all of the departments can start to speak to each other - that music can speak to cinematography can speak to writing and back again.
The 1930s had been a time of tremendous economic distress. And the unemployment rate was enormously high by any historic standard.
Seen from the United States or Europe, Iran's nuclear program often causes most concern, but from the perspective of countries in the Asia-Pacific region, the North Korean program is equally worrying.
Faith never makes a confession.
Henry David Thoreau
I have good voice inflection, that's why I'm good on radio. But on TV, I look too big because I move my hands around a lot.
I went to the States with that amount of prejudice which seems the birthright of every English person, but I found that, under the knowledge of the Americans which can be attained by a traveller mixing in society in every grade, these prejudices gradually melted away.
Truth never yet fell dead in the streets; it has such affinity with the soul of man, the seed however broadcast will catch somewhere and produce its hundredfold.
A real diplomat is one who can cut his neighbor's throat without having his neighbor notice it.
I get restless easily so I always want to keep working, but I am trying to pace it as well.
I was offered Fagin-type roles, but I wanted to do new things. I could have worked in America, but there was a recession in the British film industry, and I wanted to work in England. I've no regrets.
My childhood began, as everybody's childhood begins, with prejudices. Man finds prejudices beside his cradle, puts them from him a little in the course of his career, and often, alas! takes to them again in his old age.
Temptation is like a knife, that may either cut the meat or the throat of a man; it may be his food or his poison, his exercise or his destruction.
I don't know how to relax, that's my problem.
I would rather propose a bureau somewhat similar to that which we have in the Universal Postal Union.
If Syria collapses completely, the United States and the world would have to consider who, and what, fills the vacuum.
And I have the support of the writers: I have a great relationship with the creative team, and they have a good hold of my character and my personality, and they come up with some great stuff, and I'm forever trying to change it up, keep it fresh.
No matter what their background, the southern French are fascinated by food.