Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.
Quote by Aristotle
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Different men seek after happiness in different ways and by different means, and so make for themselves different modes of life and forms of government.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
The energy of the mind is the essence of life.
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.
Whether if soul did not exist time would exist or not, is a question that may fairly be asked for if there cannot be someone to count there cannot be anything that can be counted, so that evidently there cannot be number for number is either what has been, or what can be, counted.
If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in democracy, they will be best attained when all persons alike share in government to the utmost.
Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right person and to the right degree and at the right time and for the right purpose, and in the right way - that is not within everybody's power and is not easy.
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them for these only gave them life, those the art of living well.
What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
When you hire that first person, then you're a boss. You've got performance reviews. You've got complaints about not making enough money. You've got people who are just going to sell your story to the tabloids.
When you strike at a king, you must kill him.
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
The public is upset. If they haven't lost their job, they know somebody that has. If they haven't lost their house, they know somebody that has. What do you do? When something's wrong, it's government's job to fix it, it must be government that's responsible for causing it.
Many believe - and I believe - that I have been designated for this work by God. In spite of my old age, I do not want to give it up I work out of love for God and I put all my hope in Him.
I hope that what you take away from my album is not just the music - which I did want to be fun, and I did want it to be about individuality, but please also take away from it that there's no dream that's too big.
Every morning is a fresh day,start it with a smile
But what we can do, as flawed as we are, is still see God in other people, and do our best to help them find their own grace. That's what I strive to do, that's what I pray to do every day.
I love power. But it is as an artist that I love it. I love it as a musician loves his violin, to draw out its sounds and chords and harmonies.