I learned the value of hard work by working hard.
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Life in the twentieth century is like a parachute jump: you have to get it right the first time.
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.
Thanks to television, for the first time the young are seeing history made before it is censored by their elders.
Women want mediocre men, and men are working to be as mediocre as possible.
Many societies have educated their male children on the simple device of teaching them not to be women.
I must admit that I personally measure success in terms of the contributions an individual makes to her or his fellow human beings.
Instead of being presented with stereotypes by age, sex, color, class, or religion, children must have the opportunity to learn that within each range, some people are loathsome and some are delightful.
A city is a place where there is no need to wait for next week to get the answer to a question, to taste the food of any country, to find new voices to listen to and familiar ones to listen to again.
We won't have a society if we destroy the environment.
Sister is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship.
I get along with guys most of my friends are guys. It's easier to trust men sometimes. I only have a few close girlfriends that I trust.
Survival requires us to leave our prejudices at home. It's about doing whatever it takes - and ultimately those with the biggest heart will win.
What does it mean to pre-board? Do you get on before you get on?
I am just absolutely convinced that the best formula for giving us peace and preserving the American way of life is freedom, limited government, and minding our own business overseas.
As it seems to me, the poetry of the highest rank or the most real verses isn't created anywhere, except dramatic situation, or when Melpomene wins a victory over Euterpe.
It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.
The most glorious moments in your life are not the so-called days of success, but rather those days when out of dejection and despair you feel rise in you a challenge to life, and the promise of future accomplishments.
The fundamental concept in social science is Power, in the same sense in which Energy is the fundamental concept in physics.
Success needs no explanation. Failure does not have one that matters.
Unfortunately the global warming hysteria, as I see it, is driven by politics more than by science.