Quotes of the day
Winning that first game was so important; my mother always said that the first game of the second set was the chance to keep it going if you were ahead or change things if you were behind.
Well, I affirm orthodox Christian faith. I affirm the Nicene Creed. I don't think I'm doing anything terribly new.
We were all miners in our family. My father was a miner. My mother is a miner. These are miner's hands, but we were all artists, I suppose, really. But I was the first one who had the urge to express myself on paper rather than at the coalface.
I believe there are more films that involve love and forgiveness than violence, but they often seem fake and are almost embarrassing to watch.
Each person is living for himself; his own happiness is all he can ever personally feel.
The human race is governed by its imagination.
The things I write about are the things that I am passionate about, interested in, and fighting for in my life.
I love the paranormal, because there, every genre I write can become one beacon for my imagination.
Decide what you want, decide what you are willing to exchange for it. Establish your priorities and go to work.
America is a Nation with a mission - and that mission comes from our most basic beliefs. We have no desire to dominate, no ambitions of empire. Our aim is a democratic peace - a peace founded upon the dignity and rights of every man and woman.
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is not a finished creation.
Great success in examinations does naturally not as a rule go with originality of thought.
Many now born, by the time they are voters will compose part of a nation with a genius nowhere equaled, and with a vast territory upon which those energies and that genius can operate.
Wisdom we know is the knowledge of good and evil, not the strength to choose between the two.