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All over the place, from the popular culture to the propaganda system, there is constant pressure to make people feel that they are helpless, that the only role they can have is to ratify decisions and to consume.
Dad almost died of a heart attack in the middle of making Apocalypse Now, the biggest movie of his life. It doesn't make you want to jump into that business.
I hate housework! You make the beds, you do the dishes and six months later you have to start all over again.
Pretty much, Apple and Dell are the only ones in this industry making money. They make it by being Wal-Mart. We make it by innovation.
The time to take counsel of your fears is before you make an important battle decision. That's the time to listen to every fear you can imagine! When you have collected all the facts and fears and made your decision, turn off all your fears and go ahead!
George S. Patton
Where much is expected from an individual, he may rise to the level of events and make the dream come true.
Winners make a habit of manufacturing their own positive expectations in advance of the event.
Of the blessings set before you make your choice, and be content.
The time to save is now. When a dog gets a bone, he doesn't go out and make a down payment on a bigger bone. He buries the one he's got.
Magic is believing in yourself, if you can do that, you can make anything happen.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The art of government is to make two-thirds of a nation pay all it possibly can pay for the benefit of the other third.
I think I have a duty as a recovering guy to help, to make my knowledge of what I went through accessible.
A hypocrite despises those whom he deceives, but has no respect for himself. He would make a dupe of himself too, if he could.
A free America... means just this: individual freedom for all, rich or poor, or else this system of government we call democracy is only an expedient to enslave man to the machine and make him like it.
Frank Lloyd Wright
And it comes from saying no to 1,000 things to make sure we don't get on the wrong track or try to do too much. We're always thinking about new markets we could enter, but it's only by saying no that you can concentrate on the things that are really important.
Flowers always make people better, happier, and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine for the soul.
The boy who is going to make a great man must not make up his mind merely to overcome a thousand obstacles, but to win in spite of a thousand repulses and defeats.
If you are far from the enemy, make him believe you are near.
It is difficult to make our material condition better by the best law, but it is easy enough to ruin it by bad laws.
All we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
Our goal is to make the best devices in the world, not to be the biggest.
People do make mistakes and I think they should be punished. But they should be forgiven and given the opportunity for a second chance. We are human beings.
Unless we make Christmas an occasion to share our blessings, all the snow in Alaska won't make it 'white'.
Make crime pay. Become a lawyer.
Be wary of strong drink. It can make you shoot at tax collectors... and miss.
Robert A. Heinlein
If you really want to make a friend, go to someone's house and eat with him... the people who give you their food give you their heart.
Today is life-the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today. Get interested in something. Shake yourself awake. Develop a hobby. Let the winds of enthusiasm sweep through you. Live today with gusto.
Is the system going to flatten you out and deny you your humanity, or are you going to be able to make use of the system to the attainment of human purposes?
Don't wait for extraordinary opportunities. Seize common occasions and make them great. Weak men wait for opportunities; strong men make them.
Orison Swett Marden
If you make any money, the government shoves you in the creek once a year with it in your pockets, and all that don't get wet you can keep.
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