You can do very little with faith, but you can do nothing without it.
Quote by Samuel Butler
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All philosophies, if you ride them, are nonsense, but some are greater nonsense than others.
The voice of the Lord is the voice of common sense, which is shared by all that is
It has beeen said that the love of money is the root of all evil. The want of money is so quite as truly.
There are two great rules in life, the one general and the other particular. The first is that every one can in the end get what he wants if he only tries. This is the general rule. The particular rule is that every individual is more or less of an exception to the general rule.
An apology for the devil it must be remembered that we have heard only one side of the case God has written all the books.
An apology for the devil: it must be remembered that we have heard one side of the case. God has written all the books.
Logic is like the sword--those who appeal to it shall perish by it.
The man who lets himself be bored is even more contemptible than the bore.
All animals except man know that the ultimate of life is to enjoy it.
Genius might be described as a supreme capacity for getting its possessors into trouble of all kinds.
There's the best of politics in your home; room and on your bed.
In the long term we can hope that religion will change the nature of man and reduce conflict. But history is not encouraging in this respect. The bloodiest wars in history have been religious wars.
When a scientist is ahead of his times, it is often through misunderstanding of current, rather than intuition of future truth. In science there is never any error so gross that it won't one day, from some perspective, appear prophetic.
I saw that the war could not be prevented. The time had passed.
I tell you in truth: all men are Prophets or else God does not exist.
The very contradictions in my life are in some ways signs of God's mercy to me.
My wife, whenever I'd go off to work and I'd be kind of anxious, she'll say, 'Remember, have fun.' Oh, I forgot, thanks for the reminder. Because sometimes we do forget. We take it all too seriously and there's a lot of joy to be had wherever you are.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
There are times, like after a long day of work, when the thought of an easy drive-through is enticing. But then I remember how crappy I felt when I ate fast food in the past, and it inspires me to head to the grocery store or my local farmer's market and whip up an easy but healthier option.
Honor bespeaks worth. Confidence begets trust. Service brings satisfaction. Cooperation proves the quality of leadership.