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Help others and give something back. I guarantee you will discover that while public service improves the lives and the world around you, its greatest reward is the enrichment and new meaning it will bring your own life.
People who lead a lonely existence always have something on their minds that they are eager to talk about.
The individual who can do something that the world wants done will, in the end, make his way regardless of his race.
Booker T. Washington
There's something about an American soldier you can't explain. They're so grateful for anything, even a film actress coming to see them.
All of us, no matter how we look born into this world, feel something like the Hunchback. It doesn't matter if you have a beautiful face or not.
There's people constantly asking you for something on set, so the multi-tasking of motherhood transfers very well to being a director. And I think you're compassionate.
I question myself every day. That's what I still find motivating about this. I don't have the answers, I don't pretend that I do just because I won the match. Just keep fighting and maybe something good happens.
Our greatest pretenses are built up not to hide the evil and the ugly in us, but our emptiness. The hardest thing to hide is something that is not there.
Perhaps everything terrible is in its deepest being something helpless that wants help from us.
Rainer Maria Rilke
Let me tell you something that we Israelis have against Moses. He took us 40 years through the desert in order to bring us to the one spot in the Middle East that has no oil!
I have seen what a laugh can do. It can transform almost unbearable tears into something bearable, even hopeful.
If my films don't show a profit, I know I'm doing something right.
When you lose something in your life, stop thinking it's a loss for you... it is a gift you have been given so you can get on the right path to where you are meant to go, not to where you think you should have gone.
Lovers may be - and indeed generally are - enemies, but they never can be friends, because there must always be a spice of jealousy and a something of Self in all their speculations.
There is something feeble and a little contemptible about a man who cannot face the perils of life without the help of comfortable myths.
Always leave something to wish for; otherwise you will be miserable from your very happiness.
Question everything. Learn something. Answer nothing.
Life is a long preparation for something that never happens.
William Butler Yeats
Poverty entails fear and stress and sometimes depression. It meets a thousand petty humiliations and hardships. Climbing out of poverty by your own efforts that is something on which to pride yourself but poverty itself is romanticized by fools.
J. K. Rowling
Science must have originated in the feeling that something was wrong.
A memory is what is left when something happens and does not completely unhappen.
Edward de Bono
Without black, no color has any depth. But if you mix black with everything, suddenly there's shadow - no, not just shadow, but fullness. You've got to be willing to mix black into your palette if you want to create something that's real.
Women: You can't live with them, and you can't get them to dress up in a skimpy little Nazi costume and beat you with a warm squash or something.
Whatever universe a professor believes in must at any rate be a universe that lends itself to lengthy discourse. A universe definable in two sentences is something for which the professorial intellect has no use. No faith in anything of that cheap kind!
There must be something solemn, serious, and tender about any attitude which we denominate religious. If glad, it must not grin or snicker; if sad, it must not scream or curse.
Find your self-respect now. Don't dumb yourselves down. Think of yourself as capable and worthy of finding a guy who is going to respect you, too. It's so important, I mean, and the confidence you get from feeling smart and tackling something like mathematics, which is a challenge, right? Math is hard.
If a small thing has the power to make you angry, does that not indicate something about your size?
Sydney J. Harris
Man is a credulous animal, and must believe something; in the absence of good grounds for belief, he will be satisfied with bad ones.
Anxiety is part of creativity, the need to get something out, the need to be rid of something or to get in touch with something within.
When it's time for me to walk away from something, I walk away from it. My mind, my body, my conscience tell me that enough is enough.
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