The humblest painter is a true scholar and the best of scholars the scholar of nature.
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A grave blockhead should always go about with a lively one - they show one another off to the best advantage.
Zeal will do more than knowledge.
A wise traveler never despises his own country.
Poetry is the universal language which the heart holds with nature and itself. He who has a contempt for poetry, cannot have much respect for himself, or for anything else.
Look up, laugh loud, talk big, keep the color in your cheek and the fire in your eye, adorn your person, maintain your health, your beauty and your animal spirits.
Grace in women has more effect than beauty.
Defoe says that there were a hundred thousand country fellows in his time ready to fight to the death against popery, without knowing whether popery was a man or a horse.
It is not fit that every man should travel it makes a wise man better, and a fool worse.
Even in the common affairs of life, in love, friendship, and marriage, how little security have we when we trust our happiness in the hands of others!
If you think you can win, you can win. Faith is necessary to victory.
My mom is at my house every day, and she nags me about everything, especially hygiene.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
Think of what happened after 9/11, the minute before there was any assessment, there was glee in the administration because now we can invade Iraq, and so the war drums beat.
There is nothing in the world so much admired as a man who knows how to bear unhappiness with courage.
What other people think of me is none of my business.
Close elections tend to break toward the challenger because undecided voters - having held out so long against the incumbent - are by nature looking for change.
We're going to be able to ask our computers to monitor things for us, and when certain conditions happen, are triggered, the computers will take certain actions and inform us after the fact.
Frequent worshippers are also significantly more active citizens. They are more likely to belong to community organizations, especially those concerned with young people, health, arts and leisure, neighborhood and civic groups and professional associations.
I make movies that nobody will see. I've made movies that even I have never seen.
Big companies are like marching bands. Even if half the band is playing random notes, it still sounds kind of like music. The concealment of failure is built into them.