The secret of success is to be ready when your opportunity comes.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
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One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
Justice is truth in action.
I say that justice is truth in action.
We live in an age when to be young and to be indifferent can be no longer synonymous. We must prepare for the coming hour. The claims of the Future are represented by suffering millions and the Youth of a Nation are the trustees of Posterity.
In politics nothing is contemptible.
Nurture your minds with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes.
The services in wartime are fit only for desperadoes, but in peace are only fit for fools.
You can tell the strength of a nation by the women behind its men.
Through perseverance many people win success out of what seemed destined to be certain failure.
No Government can be long secure without a formidable Opposition.
Negative politics have always been around.
There is no end to education. It is not that you read a book, pass an examination, and finish with education. The whole of life, from the moment you are born to the moment you die, is a process of learning.
Marriage is like a cage one sees the birds outside desperate to get in, and those inside equally desperate to get out.
A huge part of acting in movies is appetite. You do your best work when you've got a lot of appetite and you really want to embrace something. When you get tired, you don't have that hunger.
I think about my parents all the time, especially on Sunday when I'm at Mass. My mother always said, 'We do not pray to win elections. We pray for people's health, we pray that God's will be done, we pray that we do our best. But we do not pray to win elections.'
Your car should drive itself. It's amazing to me that we let humans drive cars... It's a bug that cars were invented before computers.
It's become unfashionable to celebrate political achievement, and Labour achievement even less so. And it's positively uncouth to be proud of something that this Labour government is doing. So, slam me for saying so, but I'm really proud of the NHS.
I'm the type who'd be happy not going anywhere as long as I was sure I knew exactly what was happening at the places I wasn't going to. I'm the type who'd like to sit home and watch every party that I'm invited to on a monitor in my bedroom.
I actually may do a musical next year... not one that I've written one that I may star in. Plus my concert and other people's work and all of a sudden you've got a very full life.
Your head is everybodies' head :)