Quotes of the day
It's time to get real, folks. Hope and change ain't working. Hope and change is not a solution. Hope and change is not a job.
In a mood of faith and hope my work goes on. A ream of fresh paper lies on my desk waiting for the next book. I am a writer and I take up my pen to write.
To be selected was an honor, and in respect of the family member chosen to run, families held feasts and gave away prized beaver coats, quilled tobacco bags and buffalo hides.
I invite everyone to chose forgiveness rather than division, teamwork over personal ambition.
Music should probably provide answers in terms of lyrical content, and giving people a sense of togetherness and oneness, as opposed to being alone in their thoughts and dilemmas or regrets or happiness or whatever.
Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination.
I don't personally look to my own life experiences for answers about how to play a scene.
But the lover's power is the poet's power. He can make love from all the common strings with which this world is strung.
Poverty was the greatest motivating factor in my life.
We know more about war than we know about peace, more about killing than we know about living.
The major obstacle to a religious renewal is the intellectual classes, who are highly influential and tend to view religion as primitive superstition. They believe that science has left atheism as the only respectable intellectual stance.
It would have been very impossible to deal with this attention when I was younger. I'm thrilled with the success, but at this point I also think it's hilariously silly.
All of the muscles were gone, so that was a real tough time of rebuilding all of that. But you have a deadline, you have an obligation. You've said that you will commit to this part, and I just can't live with myself for not really giving it as much as I can.
Humility is the only true wisdom by which we prepare our minds for all the possible changes of life.