There is a heroism in crime as well as in virtue. Vice and infamy have their altars and their religion.
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Satirists gain the applause of others through fear, not through love.
We do not see nature with our eyes, but with our understandings and our hearts.
If you think you can win, you can win. Faith is necessary to victory.
Prosperity is a great teacher adversity a greater.
Those who are at war with others are not at peace with themselves.
The art of pleasing consists in being pleased.
The dupe of friendship, and the fool of love have I not reason to hate and to despise myself? Indeed I do and chiefly for not having hated and despised the world enough.
People of genius do not excel in any profession because they work in it, they work in it because they excel.
We are very much what others think of us. The reception our observations meet with gives us courage to proceed, or damps our efforts.
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.
We do not always appreciate the role the Queen has played in one of the most significant changes in the past 60 years: the transformation of Britain into a multi-ethnic, multi-faith society. No one does interfaith better than the Royal family, and it starts with the Queen herself.
Within the U.S., the Obama presidency will be mainly measured by the success or failure of his economic policies. And here, I fear, the monstrous stimulus package with which this administration stumbled out of the gate will prove to be Obama's Waterloo.
Marriage is popular because it combines the maximum of temptation with the maximum of opportunity.
I had used eclectic therapy and behavior therapy on myself at the age of 19 to get over my fear of public speaking and of approaching young women in public.
Umubi ukwitaho aruta umwiza ukwiryaho
A family can develop only with a loving woman as its center.
Few women, I fear, have had such reason as I have to think the long sad years of youth were worth living for the sake of middle age.
I know that I can sing. That's the reason I started playing music when I was twelve years old.
Faith Belief without evidence in what is told by one who speaks without knowledge, of things without parallel.
Our nation is too different, too diverse to say that what works in Massachusetts is somehow going to be grabbed by the federal government, usurping the power of states and imposing a one-size-fits-all plan on the nation. That will not work.