A person’s fears are lighter when the danger is at hand.
Where is there beauty when you see deprivation and starvation?
I can never decide whether my dreams are the result of my thoughts or my thoughts the result of my dreams.
At my age no one is married no one has kids no one has a career.
The intention to live as long as possible isn’t one of the mind’s best intentions because quantity isn’t the same as quality.
Allowing children to show their guilt show their grief show their anger takes the sting out of the situation.
They should invent some way to tape-record your dreams. I’ve written songs in my dreams that were Beatles songs. Then I’d wake up and they’d be gone.
It’s odd the things that people remember. Parents will arrange a birthday party certain it will stick in your mind forever. You’ll have a nice time then two years later you’ll be like ‘There was a pony there? Really? And a clown with one leg?’
Dreams do come true. If anyone’s proof of that it’s me.
You have a dramatic portion of your television program and you treat it dramatically and then you have a comedic portion of your program and you treat it differently. Why do you change who are between the two pieces? You’re the same person. Just go.
Remind people that profit is the difference between revenue and expense. This makes you look smart.
Old age is the most unexpected of all the things that can happen to a man.
So to hope to be able to have peace to be able to have justice and environmental balance are consequences of our behavior not just our intentions.
Law is not a profession at all but rather a business service station and repair shop.
You can’t have a sustainable US economy without a great education system. Teach students to do the job right. You don’t have an innovative economy unless you have a great education.
The problem is that once the rules of art are debunked and once the unpleasant realities the irony diagnoses are revealed and diagnosed ‘then’ what do we do?
At the beginning and at the end of love the two lovers are embarrassed to find themselves alone.
Fear is that thing that keeps you up there on that other plateau. Fear is that thing that just keeps you closed down and quite frankly alone.
Being aware of your fear is smart. Overcoming it is the mark of a successful person.
I wanted to do two things when I was growing up about your age. I wanted to play in the NBA and I wanted to be a businessman after my basketball career was over and that is what I am doing now.
In my particular instance I came from a family that didn’t have anything. Everything I earned in life I made. Myself. With songs that I wrote.
To me age is a number just a number. Who cares?
Courage above all things is the first quality of a warrior.
I was always the guy getting kicked out of my classes at school for having an attitude problem.
Writers write. Dreamers talk about it.
The value of old age depends upon the person who reaches it. To some men of early performance it is useless. To others who are late to develop it just enables them to finish the job.