Man is only great when he acts from passion.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
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Benjamin Disraeli Quotes
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches but to reveal to him his own.
Where knowledge ends, religion begins.
The more extensive a man's knowledge of what has been done, the greater will be his power of knowing what to do.
No Government can be long secure without a formidable Opposition.
The secret of success is to be ready when your opportunity comes.
Real politics are the possession and distribution of power.
Conservatism discards Prescription, shrinks from Principle, disavows Progress having rejected all respect for antiquity, it offers no redress for the present, and makes no preparation for the future.
Fear makes us feel our humanity.
In politics nothing is contemptible.
We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence, and its only end.
I think women want to take care of themselves, and I think having a voice in how that is done is very important.
I suppose I have a really loose interpretation of 'work,' because I think that just being alive is so much work at something you don't always want to do. The machinery is always going. Even when you sleep.
When, as we must often do, we fear science, we really fear ourselves.
How goodness heightens beauty!
I've been on so many movies. Generally, I haven't gotten to be on the ground level. As of two years ago, in 'Dear John,' I got to really be on the ground floor. I wasn't a producer. I felt like I put the work in, and I did have a lot of sway on what got fixed, reshoots, so on and so forth. It felt really good.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
If you can make people understand why freedom is so important through the arts, that would be a big help.
There is a fundamental situation in which the country has reached rock bottom, that a mother can't send her children out of the house in the morning. The country has reached rock bottom and this needs to be changed.
If GM had kept up with technology like the computer industry has, we would all be driving $25 cars that got 1,000 MPG.
Jerusalem is a time bomb that I fear is just waiting to go off.