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A man can no more diminish God's glory by refusing to worship Him than a lunatic can put out the sun by scribbling the word, 'darkness' on the walls of his cell.
C. S. Lewis
If you want to make God laugh, tell him about your plans.
Anxiety is love's greatest killer. It makes others feel as you might when a drowning man holds on to you. You want to save him, but you know he will strangle you with his panic.
The young athlete who aspires to greatness, generally speaking, learns a number of things from several different coaches. The first one taught him the fundamentals; the second one instilled discipline in him and taught him more of the techniques that must be mastered to excel.
The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort.
When I fight someone, I want to break his will. I want to take his manhood. I want to rip out his heart and show it to him.
The doctor should be opaque to his patients and, like a mirror, should show them nothing but what is shown to him.
One does not fall in love; one grows into love, and love grows in him.
Karl A. Menninger
This Halloween, the most popular mask is the Arnold Schwarzenegger mask. And the best part? With a mouth full of candy you will sound just like him.
Whenever we think of Christ, we should recall the love that led Him to bestow on us so many graces and favors, and also the great love God showed in giving us in Christ a pledge of His love; for love calls for love in return. Let us strive to keep this always before our eyes and to rouse ourselves to love Him.
Saint Teresa of Avila
Back in my days as a chemistry student, I used to be quite a technocrat. I was firmly convinced that scientists would have cornered God and photographed Him in color by 1951.
There's something so great about being with your nephew and, when you're tired, just handing him off back to your sister.
Find something that you love to do, and find a place that you really like to do it in. I found something I loved to do. I'm a mechanical engineer by training, and I loved it. I still do. My son is a nuclear engineer at MIT, a junior, and I get the same vibe from him. Your work has to be compelling. You spend a lot of time doing it.
A wise man is superior to any insults which can be put upon him, and the best reply to unseemly behavior is patience and moderation.
Let the wife make the husband glad to come home, and let him make her sorry to see him leave.
It is a man's own mind, not his enemy or foe, that lures him to evil ways.
When I am getting ready to reason with a man, I spend one-third of my time thinking about myself and what I am going to say and two-thirds about him and what he is going to say.
Sometimes it is said that man cannot be trusted with the government of himself. Can he, then be trusted with the government of others? Or have we found angels in the form of kings to govern him? Let history answer this question.
Persuasion is achieved by the speaker's personal character when the speech is so spoken as to make us think him credible. We believe good men more fully and more readily than others: this is true generally whatever the question is, and absolutely true where exact certainty is impossible and opinions are divided.
You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all your art of war.
There is nothing impossible to him who will try.
Alexander the Great
Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
If you are far from the enemy, make him believe you are near.
It is not our purpose to become each other; it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.
To help a friend in need is easy, but to give him your time is not always opportune.
C. S. Lewis
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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