A gentle word, a kind look, a good-natured smile can work wonders and accomplish miracles.
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William Hazlitt Quotes
The art of pleasing consists in being pleased.
The incentive to ambition is the love of power.
Hope is the best possession. None are completely wretched but those who are without hope. Few are reduced so low as that.
To think ill of mankind and not wish ill to them, is perhaps the highest wisdom and virtue.
The art of life is to know how to enjoy a little and to endure very much.
Life is the art of being well deceived and in order that the deception may succeed it must be habitual and uninterrupted.
The world judge of men by their ability in their profession, and we judge of ourselves by the same test: for it is on that on which our success in life depends.
Zeal will do more than knowledge.
Prosperity is a great teacher adversity a greater.
No man is truly great who is great only in his lifetime. The test of greatness is the page of history.
In an era ruled by materialism and unstable geopolitics, art must be restored to the center of public education.
I am much more open to plural marriage than I was before, and I now support it in certain situations. I do believe it is right for some people. But our example in America today is gross abuse - I can't support it in fundamentalist compounds.
Don't be another cliche, the world already has your idol, now be your own idol, be you.
Among all the tests President Obama faced in his first term, his biggest failure was climate change.
My music appeals in America. There is less of the purist criticism I get here. And to be a hit in the U.S... what singer doesn't have that dream?
Just after World War II, this country led the world in science by every way you could measure it, yet the number of scientists was a tiny proportion of what it is now.
Prior to being allowed to enter the profession, prospective teachers should be asked to talk with a group of friendly students for at least half an hour and be able to engage them in an interesting conversation about any subject the prospective teacher wants to talk about.
Cynicism and naivety lie cheek by jowl in the American imagination if the United States is one of the most venal nations on Earth, it is also one of the most earnestly idealistic.
It takes tremendous discipline to control the influence, the power you have over other people's lives.
Marriage equality changed life for people.