Many societies have educated their male children on the simple device of teaching them not to be women.
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Nobody has ever before asked the nuclear family to live all by itself in a box the way we do. With no relatives, no support, we've put it in an impossible situation.
Prayer does not use up artificial energy, doesn't burn up any fossil fuel, doesn't pollute. Neither does song, neither does love, neither does the dance.
We won't have a society if we destroy the environment.
Women want mediocre men, and men are working to be as mediocre as possible.
Sister is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship.
Human nature is potentially aggressive and destructive and potentially orderly and constructive.
As long as any adult thinks that he, like the parents and teachers of old, can become introspective, invoking his own youth to understand the youth before him, he is lost.
Every time we liberate a woman, we liberate a man.
It is utterly false and cruelly arbitrary to put all the play and learning into childhood, all the work into middle age, and all the regrets into old age.
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.
He who is overly attached to his family members experiences fear and sorrow, for the root of all grief is attachment. Thus one should discard attachment to be happy.
All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.
Technology favors horrible people.
Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces up, and snow is exhilarating; there is no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.
Americans are a race of convicts and ought to be thankful for anything we allow them short of hanging.
I want to help children in Serbia and around the world so they can realize their dreams.
The day in 2004 when the radiologist told me I had invasive cancer, I walked down the hospital corridor looking for a phone to call my husband, and I could almost see the fear coming toward me like a big, black shadow.
Some broad themes brought me where I am today. At a very young age, my hobby became thinking and finding connections.
I've been left alone, even by the paparazzi, because what sells is sex and scandal. Absent that, they really don't have much interest in you. I'm still married, still working, still happy.
It makes little difference how many university courses or degrees a person may own. If he cannot use words to move an idea from one point to another, his education is incomplete.