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In this part of the world, only Maine gives winter the welcome and the worship it should have.
There are those who believe that the value of a children's book can be measured only in terms of the moral lessons it tries to impose or the perfect role models it offers. Personally, I happen to think that a book is of extraordinary value if it gives the reader nothing more than a smile or two. In fact, I happen to think that's huge.
Athletics keeps us healthy, gets us up and running around. It also gives you an opportunity to meet a lot of different people, which is very important.
Death gives meaning to our lives. It gives importance and value to time. Time would become meaningless if there were too much of it.
Remember the two benefits of failure. First, if you do fail, you learn what doesn't work; and second, the failure gives you the opportunity to try a new approach.
Roger von Oech
Telling a story in a futuristic world gives you this freedom to explore things that bother you in contemporary times.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
I think God gives every one of us our own will, and unfortunately, some people choose to do evil things with it.
What life half gives a man, posterity gives entirely.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The winners in life treat their body as if it were a magnificent spacecraft that gives them the finest transportation and endurance for their lives.
Everything that is new or uncommon raises a pleasure in the imagination, because it fills the soul with an agreeable surprise, gratifies its curiosity, and gives it an idea of which it was not before possessed.
We're all proud of making little mistakes. It gives us the feeling we don't make any big ones.
'Tis the sharpness of our mind that gives the edge to our pains and pleasures.
Michel de Montaigne
It is understanding that gives us an ability to have peace. When we understand the other fellow's viewpoint, and he understands ours, then we can sit down and work out our differences.
Harry S Truman
We are very much what others think of us. The reception our observations meet with gives us courage to proceed, or damps our efforts.
I firmly believe in prayer. It is possible to reach out and tap the unseen power which gives strength and anchor in time of need.
Ezra Taft Benson
A soul which gives itself to prayer, either much or little, should on no account be kept within narrow bounds.
Saint Teresa of Avila
Death gives us sleep, eternal youth, and immortality.
Of all the species of literary composition, perhaps biography is the most delightful. The attention concentrated on one individual gives a unity to the materials of which it is composed, which is wanting in general history.
If you hear Anarchy in the UK today your hair stands on end. It gives you the shivers.
I feel privileged to be a U.N. ambassador. It gives me an opportunity to use my voice to help raise awareness about important social and environmental issues.
For me, 'The Social Network' isn't about Facebook. It certainly isn't about how people use it. It's about a flawed character and his pursuit of that grand idea that defines him and validates his life and how far he'll go to get it, and the repercussions that come as a result of that - what he gives up in the process.
Just as he who gives his life to serve a great idea is admirable, he who avails himself of a great idea to serve his personal hopes of glory and power is abominable, even if he too risks his life.
Being married gives one one's position like nothing else can.
Sometimes life gives us lessons sent in ridiculous packaging.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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