Cease to inquire what the future has in store, and take as a gift whatever the day brings forth.
Quote by Horace
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The power of daring anything their fancy suggest, as always been conceded to the painter and the poet.
Knowledge without education is but armed injustice.
To have a great man for a friend seems pleasant to those who have never tried it those who have, fear it.
Lawyers are men who hire out their words and anger.
Great effort is required to arrest decay and restore vigor. One must exercise proper deliberation, plan carefully before making a move, and be alert in guarding against relapse following a renaissance.
It is no great art to say something briefly when, like Tacitus, one has something to say when one has nothing to say, however, and none the less writes a whole book and makes truth into a liar - that I call an achievement.
Few cross the river of time and are able to reach non-being. Most of them run up and down only on this side of the river. But those who when they know the law follow the path of the law, they shall reach the other shore and go beyond the realm of death.
Life is largely a matter of expectation.
Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.
Remember when life's path is steep to keep your mind even.
Every expert has a beginning.
There is no desire more natural than the desire for knowledge.
I met Prince William at a musical festival and he let me know he was a fan of my music. But the invitation to sing at his wedding reception came completely out of the blue. The fact that Kate and William knew the words to my songs was very touching.
Time is neutral and does not change things. With courage and initiative, leaders change things.
Frequent prayers does not mean that the first in time was not answered. For it is a reassurance of trust in God.
Taste refers to the past, imagination to the future.
Most of me was glad when my mother died. She was a handful, but not in a cute, festive way. More in a life-threatening way, that had caused me a long time ago to give up all hope of ever feeling good about having had her as a mother.
At our computer club, we talked about it being a revolution. Computers were going to belong to everyone, and give us power, and free us from the people who owned computers and all that stuff.
Honestly, I'd love to be remembered as one of the best to ever pick up a mic, but if I'm doing my part to lessen some racial tension I feel good about what I'm doing.
Hegel was right when he said that we learn from history that man can never learn anything from history.