I require three things in a man. He must be handsome, ruthless and stupid.
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Take care of the luxuries and the necessities will take care of themselves.
Brevity is the soul of lingerie.
This is not a novel to be tossed aside lightly. It should be thrown with great force.
She runs the gamut of emotions from A to B.
If you want to know what God thinks of money, just look at the people he gave it to.
Men seldom make passes At girls who wear glasses.
The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.
Trapped, like a trap in a trap.
They sicken of the calm that know the storm.
His voice was a intimate as the rustle of sheets.
I'm not one of those who wants to purge our society of our Christian history.
The race of mankind would perish did they cease to aid each other. We cannot exist without mutual help. All therefore that need aid have a right to ask it from their fellow-men and no one who has the power of granting can refuse it without guilt.
Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.
Take from the philosopher the pleasure of being heard and his desire for knowledge ceases.
I emphasize self-esteem, self-confidence, and dignity, not as an ideal, but as a real test of community organization. Without leadership development, community organizations do not have staying power.
It has always seemed strange to me... the things we admire in men, kindness and generosity, openness, honesty, understanding and feeling, are the concomitants of failure in our system. And those traits we detest, sharpness, greed, acquisitiveness, meanness, egotism and self-interest, are the traits of success. And while men admire the quality of the first they love the produce of the second.
Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom and a great empire and little minds go ill together.
Art is not a thing it is a way.
Getting a family into work, supporting strong relationships, getting parents off drugs and out of debt - all this can do more for a child's well-being than any amount of money in out-of-work benefits.
Attempt the impossible in order to improve your work.