Why be a man when you can be a success?
Quote by Bertolt Brecht
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Bertolt Brecht Quotes
Righteous people have no sense of humor.
First the grub, then the morals.
He who laughs has not yet heard the bad news.
Do not fear death so much but rather the inadequate life.
Why be a man when you can be a success
On thinking about Hell, I gather My brother Shelley found it was a place Much like the city of London. I Who live in Los Angeles and not in London Find, on thinking about Hell, that it must be Still more like Los Angeles.
Do not fear death so much, but rather the inadequate life.
Something ignoble, loathsome, undignified attends all associations between people and has been transferred to all objects, dwelling, tools, even the landscape itself.
For the villainy of the world is great, and a man has to run his legs off to keep them from being stolen out fom underneath him.
There are times when you have to choose between being a human and having good taste.
There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at its root.
I have run a general election campaign pregnant and ran Ed Miliband's leadership campaign commuting to London with a new baby so I already have my system set up.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful, much adulated, very famous and very unhappy.
I look away at car crashes, and I know people who look away at car crashes, because it makes us uncomfortable to watch other people in pain.
If faith is lost, there is no security and there is no life for him who does not adhere to religion.
Who I am as a guitarist is defined by my failure to become Jimi Hendrix.
It is wisdom in prosperity, when all is as thou wouldn't have it, to fear and suspect the worst.
Make no mistake, a 'yes' vote on the Democrats' health care bill is a vote for taxpayer-funded abortions.
No one wants to die. Even people who want to go to heaven don't want to die to get there. And yet death is the destination we all share. No one has ever escaped it. And that is as it should be, because Death is very likely the single best invention of Life. It is Life's change agent. It clears out the old to make way for the new.
And I love that even in the toughest moments, when we're all sweating it - when we're worried that the bill won't pass, and it seems like all is lost - Barack never lets himself get distracted by the chatter and the noise. Just like his grandmother, he just keeps getting up and moving forward... with patience and wisdom, and courage and grace.