It is better to live rich than to die rich.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
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I am always sorry when any language is lost, because languages are the pedigrees of nations.
A man may be so much of everything that he is nothing of anything.
Old age is not a disease- it is strength and survivorship, triumph over all kinds of vicissitudes and disappointments, trials and illnesses.
Language is only the instrument of science, and words are but the signs of ideas.
To strive with difficulties, and to conquer them, is the highest human felicity.
What we hope ever to do with ease we may learn first to do with diligence.
Every man wishes to be wise, and they who cannot be wise are almost always cunning.
In order that all men may be taught to speak truth, it is necessary that all likewise should learn to hear it.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
The world is not yet exhaused; let me see something tomorrow which I never saw before.
When you hire that first person, then you're a boss. You've got performance reviews. You've got complaints about not making enough money. You've got people who are just going to sell your story to the tabloids.
When you strike at a king, you must kill him.
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
The public is upset. If they haven't lost their job, they know somebody that has. If they haven't lost their house, they know somebody that has. What do you do? When something's wrong, it's government's job to fix it, it must be government that's responsible for causing it.
Many believe - and I believe - that I have been designated for this work by God. In spite of my old age, I do not want to give it up I work out of love for God and I put all my hope in Him.
I hope that what you take away from my album is not just the music - which I did want to be fun, and I did want it to be about individuality, but please also take away from it that there's no dream that's too big.
Every morning is a fresh day,start it with a smile
But what we can do, as flawed as we are, is still see God in other people, and do our best to help them find their own grace. That's what I strive to do, that's what I pray to do every day.
I love power. But it is as an artist that I love it. I love it as a musician loves his violin, to draw out its sounds and chords and harmonies.