It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
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Loss is nothing else but change, and change is Nature's delight.
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.
I have often wondered how it is that every man loves himself more than all the rest of men, but yet sets less value on his own opinions of himself than on the opinions of others.
Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.
Do every act of your life as if it were your last.
Observe constantly that all things take place by change, and accustom thyself to consider that the nature of the Universe loves nothing so much as to change the things which are, and to make new things like them.
Here is the rule to remember in the future, When anything tempts you to be bitter: not, 'This is a misfortune' but 'To bear this worthily is good fortune.'
Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
A man's worth is no greater than his ambitions.
Adapt yourself to the things among which your lot has been cast and love sincerely the fellow creatures with whom destiny has ordained that you shall live.
I've been involved with violent movies, and then I've also said at a certain point, 'I can't take it anymore. Please cut it.' You know, you've got to respect the filmmaker, and it's a really tough issue.
I think a simple rule of business is, if you do the things that are easier first, then you can actually make a lot of progress.
People talk about doom-laden scenarios happening in the future: they are happening in Africa now. You can see it perfectly clearly. Periodic famines are due to too many people living on land that can't sustain them.
At the end of the day it's got to be a good movie, it's got to be a funny movie, and it's got to make people think, 'Hey, I couldn't have spent my time any better.'
We'll support the government on issues if it's essential to the country but our primary responsibility is not to prop up the government, our responsibility is to provide an opposition and an alternative government for Parliament and for Canadians.
The political system is broken, the economy is broken and so is society. That is why people are so depressed about the state of our country.
Home base is the support system where we have a culinary team, my own writers because of the shows and the books and stuff, we have a culinary team of about six people. Marketing, public relations, accounting and all that sort of stuff.
Everyone has talent. What is rare is the courage to follow talent to the dark place where it leads.
Teach a child what is wise, that is morality. Teach him what is wise and beautiful, that is religion!
The old cathedrals are good, but the great blue dome that hangs over everything is better.