All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.
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Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it the tree is the real thing.
Both read the same Bible, and pray to the same God; and each invokes his aid against the other.... The prayers of both could not be answered--that of neither has been answered fully.
Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.
What is conservativism? Is it not the aherence to the old and tried against the new and untried?
It often requires more courage to dare to do right than to fear to do wrong.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them
When I do good, I feel good when I do bad, I feel bad, and that is my religion.
Most people are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
My dad believes in God, I think. I'm not sure if my mom does. I don't.
It is no great art to say something briefly when, like Tacitus, one has something to say when one has nothing to say, however, and none the less writes a whole book and makes truth into a liar - that I call an achievement.
After all, enforced national bilingualism in this country isn't mere policy. It has attained the status of a religion. It's a dogma which one is supposed to accept without question.
Joyfulness keeps the heart and face young. A good laugh makes us better friends with ourselves and everybody around us.
The kitchen's a laboratory, and everything that happens there has to do with science. It's biology, chemistry, physics. Yes, there's history. Yes, there's artistry. Yes, to all of that. But what happened there, what actually happens to the food is all science.
To give money to a woman - and here I must speak as a man - is to deny her special quality, her irreplaceability, and reduce her unique amiability to a commodity. Money takes away her name, while transforming her lover into a nameless customer of a market of appetites.
People who think they know everything are a great annoyance to those of us who do.
Liberals subscribe to the new flexible, pluralistic definition of the family their defense of families carries no conviction.
There's an adage that is an apt description of the new dynamic at work between brands and consumers connected through social media: People support what they help to build. But now that many brands are launching community-driven cause marketing campaigns, the challenge becomes what to do next?
Given political history in Chile, it seemed to me that there was a critical task of consolidating a democracy and creating healthy civic-military and political-military relationships.