Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook, and a good digestion.
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Jean-jacques Rousseau Quotes
How many famous and high-spirited heroes have lived a day too long?
Absolute silence leads to sadness. It is the image of death.
The world of reality has its limits the world of imagination is boundless.
Do I dare set forth here the most important, the most useful rule of all education? It is not to save time, but to squander it.
What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?
Virtue is a state of war, and to live in it we have always to combat with ourselves.
Falsehood has an infinity of combinations, but truth has only one mode of being.
Plant and your spouse plants with you weed and you weed alone.
Reading, solitude, idleness, a soft and sedentary life, intercourse with women and young people, these are perilous paths for a young man, and these lead him constantly into danger.
God made me and broke the mold.
My dad believes in God, I think. I'm not sure if my mom does. I don't.
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.
After all, enforced national bilingualism in this country isn't mere policy. It has attained the status of a religion. It's a dogma which one is supposed to accept without question.
Joyfulness keeps the heart and face young. A good laugh makes us better friends with ourselves and everybody around us.
The kitchen's a laboratory, and everything that happens there has to do with science. It's biology, chemistry, physics. Yes, there's history. Yes, there's artistry. Yes, to all of that. But what happened there, what actually happens to the food is all science.
To give money to a woman - and here I must speak as a man - is to deny her special quality, her irreplaceability, and reduce her unique amiability to a commodity. Money takes away her name, while transforming her lover into a nameless customer of a market of appetites.
People who think they know everything are a great annoyance to those of us who do.
Liberals subscribe to the new flexible, pluralistic definition of the family their defense of families carries no conviction.
There's an adage that is an apt description of the new dynamic at work between brands and consumers connected through social media: People support what they help to build. But now that many brands are launching community-driven cause marketing campaigns, the challenge becomes what to do next?
Given political history in Chile, it seemed to me that there was a critical task of consolidating a democracy and creating healthy civic-military and political-military relationships.