I strongly believe that missionaries make better products. They care more. For a missionary it’s not just about the business. There has to be a business and the business has to make sense but that’s not why you do it. You do it because you have something meaningful that motivates you.
I can’t even explain to you how terrible that feels that I equate dating a woman with punishment shame guilt disappointment reproach reprimand persecution. It’s a nightmare.
Yeah computers are going to take over the programming business because they have become so fast recently that they can solve the Halting Problem in five seconds flat.
I’m English. Our dentistry is not world famous.
All I wanted was to connect my moods with those of Paris. Beauty paints and when it painted most I shot.
To the man who loves art for its own sake it is frequently in its least important and lowliest manifestations that the keenest pleasure is to be derived.
Mark Conseulos is so amazing.
Only a mediocre person is always at his best.
My father was the center of the family and everyone tried to please him.
I have several writer friends but I don’t involve them in my work process. I’m more likely to talk about the business of publishing with them.
To be honest I live among the English and have always found them to be very honest in their business dealings. They are noble hard-working and anxious to do the right thing. But joy eludes them they lack the joy that the Irish have.
Throughout the history of our young nation we have seen our military go bravely into battle armed with courage and willing to make the ultimate sacrifice.
A gift consists not in what is done or given but in the intention of the giver or doer.
It has always felt like a failure that Bjorn and I couldn’t keep our family together. You never get it back but to this day I don’t regret splitting up. The reason behind our separation is one of those things I definitely don’t want to go into!
I spent a lot of years on the road and what happens is you find out who your real friends are and you find out where your strengths and weaknesses lie in communication. I’ve had the same friends for 20 years now and I can count them on one hand.
Seek goodness and be goodness. Seek beauty and be beauty. Seek love and be love.
The heart like the stomach wants a varied diet.
If I like myself at this weight then this is what I’m going to be. I don’t have an eating disorder.
Although a man may wear fine clothing if he lives peacefully and is good self-possessed has faith and is pure and if he does not hurt any living being he is a holy man.
European investment in Texas alone exceeds all U.S. investment in China and Japan put together.
Error is acceptable as long as we are young but one must not drag it along into old age.
We are not inferring design to account for a black box but to account for an open box.
There is no glory in war yet from the blackness of its history there emerge vivid colours of human character and courage. Those who risked their lives to help their friends.
The assertion of failure coming from such persons does not mean that Mr. Mill failed to promote the practical success of those objects the advocacy of which forms the chief feature of his political writings.
On some campuses change is effected through nonviolent or even violent means.
What a lovely surprise to finally discover how unlonely being alone can be.