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And my only rule being if when I wake in the morning I'm looking forward to the things that I have to do that day, then I'm on the right track.
There must be a happy medium somewhere between being totally informed and blissfully unaware.
Almost all the ideas we have about being a man or being a woman are so burdened with pain, anxiety, fear and self-doubt. For many of us, the confusion around this question is excruciating.
Do not be desirous of having things done quickly. Do not look at small advantages. Desire to have things done quickly prevents their being done thoroughly. Looking at small advantages prevents great affairs from being accomplished.
Being an anchor is not just a matter of sitting in front of a camera and looking pretty.
An omnipotent God is the only being with no reason to lie.
The only peace is being out of earshot.
He came by a leap to the goal of purpose, not by the toilsome steps of reason. On the instant his headlong spirit declared his purpose: this was the one being for him in all the world: at this altar he would light a lamp of devotion, and keep it burning forever.
I don't see myself as ever being like anybody else.
I don't subscribe to any particular doctrine or ideology. I just think that there's kind of a good and bad, the good being life in its purest, happiest form, and the other being the darker side of existence.
Michael J. Fox
The feeling of not belonging, of not being entirely worthy, of being sometimes hostage to your own sensibilities. Those things speak to me very personally.
Kids have what I call a built-in hypocrisy antenna that comes up and blocks out what you're saying when you're being a hypocrite.
The ant world is a tumult, a noisy world of pheromones being passed back and forth.
E. O. Wilson
That's what Rocky is all about: pride, reputation, and not being another bum in the neighborhood.
I feel I'd like to share my luck and my life. Being in love is the best thing in the world.
To sit for one's portrait is like being present at one's own creation.
I'm tired of all this nonsense about beauty being skin deep. That's deep enough. What do you want, an adorable pancreas?
What I work hard at doing is staying on a path of being kind and showing and proving that I'm a good person to society. That's hard. The talent, that's a gift. I just came here like that.
Life, is not a having and a getting, but a being and a becoming.
With no matter what human being, taken individually, I always find reasons for concluding that sorrow and misfortune do not suit him; either because he seems too mediocre for anything so great, or, on the contrary, too precious to be destroyed.
I think about being married again, having a home and a wife. No one can ever be married too many times, and maybe if I keep trying I'll get it right one day.
Being ready isn't enough; you have to be prepared for a promotion or any other significant change.
The only way to avoid being unhappy is to close yourself up in Art and to count for nothing all the rest.
I love being famous. It's almost like being white.
Faith is an act of a finite being who is grasped by, and turned to, the infinite.
I think that turning on the charm without being fake is really important.
People accuse me of being arrogant all the time. I'm not arrogant, I'm focused.
Listening is being able to be changed by the other person.
Doubt, it seems to me, is the central condition of a human being in the twentieth century.
I thought the attractions of being an astronaut were actually, not so much the Moon, but flying in a completely new medium.
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