I always put clothes and family photos under the mattress in case the house burns down.
I did 13-something years of talking to wrestlers and promoters about why they did certain things and why they booked matches a certain way and what they were thinking and whether they were satisfied with the draw. And I got a lot of insight in the business.
I don’t understand why people say that I am full of courage. I feel terribly nervous.
Education consists mainly of what we have unlearned.
We require from buildings two kinds of goodness: first the doing their practical duty well: then that they be graceful and pleasing in doing it.
I’m worried about that man or woman sitting around – the coffee table tonight or in their kitchen talking about how are we going to get to work. How are we going to have the dignity to take care of our family.
If I could set a world record it would be that I have 150 business partners all with thriving businesses of their own that started with nothing and I made the difference to make them all billionaires.
Falsehood is cowardice the truth courage.
I add this that rational ability without education has oftener raised man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
Form follows function.
I am suspending my presidential campaign because of the continued distractions the continued hurt caused on me and my family not because we are not fighters. Not because I’m not a fighter.
Don’t solicit feedback on your product idea or your business just for validation purposes. You want to tell the people who can help move your idea forward but if you’re just looking to your friend co-worker husband or wife for validation be careful. It can stop a lot of multimillion-dollar ideas in their tracks in the beginning.
Part of courage is simple consistency.
An education which does not cultivate the will is an education that depraves the mind.
Today’s developer is a poor substitute for the committed entrepreneur of the last century for whom the work of architecture represented a chance to celebrate the worth of his enterprise.
The traditional spokespersons for the Evangelicals such as Chuck Colson and James Dobson have become alarmed about this drift away from the ‘Family Values’ issues that they believe should be the overwhelming concerns of Evangelicals. They have expressed their displeasure in letters of protest circulated through the religious media.
What other people think of me is none of my business.
That’s what acting is – it’s about… having the courage to allow your audience into the private moments of your characters’ lives.
Education is a crutch with which the foolish attack the wise to prove that they are not idiots.
The English light is so very subtle so very soft and misty that the architecture responded with great delicacy of detail.
My father never talked about the sacrifices that the family made for me.
Suits are looked at more now as a business thing which is kind of a shame. If you’re not wearing it just for work you should try and trick it up a bit.
It is a wise man who knows where courage ends and stupidity begins.
The primary purpose of a liberal education is to make one’s mind a pleasant place in which to spend one’s leisure.
Escape from the architecture ghetto is one of the major drivers and has been from the very beginning.
Emotions have no place in business unless you do business with them.