The place of the father in the modern suburban family is a very small one, particularly if he plays golf.
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Neither a man nor a crowd nor a nation can be trusted to act humanely or to think sanely under the influence of a great fear.
To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
Three passions, simple but overwhelmingly strong, have governed my life: the longing for love, the search for knowledge, and unbearable pity for the suffering of mankind.
The world is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
A sense of duty is useful in work but offensive in personal relations. People wish to be liked, not to be endured with patient resignation.
The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge.
Man needs, for his happiness, not only the enjoyment of this or that, but hope and enterprise and change.
To teach how to live without certainty and yet without being paralysed by hesitation is perhaps the chief thing that philosophy, in our age, can do for those who study it.
Both in thought and in feeling, even though time be real, to realise the unimportance of time is the gate of wisdom.
I hope someday we will be able to proclaim that we have banished hunger in the United States, and that we've been able to bring nutrition and health to the whole world.
You're cheating me but when the time reverse you'll know that you were teaching me.
Only when inspired to go beyond consciousness by some extraordinary insight does beauty manifest unexpectedly.
I'm used to watching old movies of myself.
Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.
Educational equality doesn't guarantee equality on the labor market. Even the most developed countries are not gender-equal. There are still glass ceilings and 'leaky pipelines' that prevent women from getting ahead in the workplace.
I want to grow old without facelifts. I want to have the courage to be loyal to the face I have made.
I've only ever wanted to be a singer I never wanted to be famous.
Half a truth is often a great lie.
Civilized society is perpetually menaced with disintegration through this primary hostility of men towards one another.