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There's no reality except the one contained within us. That's why so many people live an unreal life. They take images outside them for reality and never allow the world within them to assert itself.
I get people to truly accept themselves unconditionally, whether or not their therapist or anyone loves them.
True godliness does not turn men out of the world, but enables them to live better in it and excites their endeavors to mend it.
Switzerland is a place where they don't like to fight, so they get people to do their fighting for them while they ski and eat chocolate.
I don't want to fail the audience. I don't want to let them down.
There comes a time in every man's life, and I've had plenty of them.
Recommend virtue to your children; it alone, not money, can make them happy. I speak from experience.
Ludwig van Beethoven
There are no new ideas. There are only new ways of making them felt.
I have striven not to laugh at human actions, not to weep at them, nor to hate them, but to understand them.
As you navigate through the rest of your life, be open to collaboration. Other people and other people's ideas are often better than your own. Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you, spend a lot of time with them, and it will change your life.
Every nation has to either be with us, or against us. Those who harbor terrorists, or who finance them, are going to pay a price.
Of course there are certain things that get to me, but I try and lead by example and show people that, especially with haters, that you should just ignore them.
I'm William Wallace, and the rest of you will be spared. Go back to England and tell them... Scotland is free!
A house without books is like a room without windows. No man has a right to bring up his children without surrounding them with books, if he has the means to buy them.
Words are not as satisfactory as we should like them to be, but, like our neighbours, we have got to live with them and must make the best and not the worst of them.
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
A straight oar looks bent in the water. What matters is not merely that we see things but how we see them.
Michel de Montaigne
I knew what my job was; it was to go out and meet the people and love them.
You are not angry with people when you laugh at them. Humor teaches tolerance.
W. Somerset Maugham
I many no longer depend on pleasant impulses to bring me before the Lord. I must rather response to principles I know to be right, whether I feel them to be enjoyable or not.
Mishaps are like knives, that either serve us or cut us, as we grasp them by the blade or the handle.
James Russell Lowell
Courage can't see around corners but goes around them anyway.
Responsibilities gravitate to the person who can shoulder them.
I try to forget about the expectation that's out there and the audience listening for the next thing so that I'm not trying to please them. I've spent a huge amount of time not communicating with those folks and denying that they exist.
The Senate is a place filled with goodwill and good intentions, and if the road to hell is paved with them, then it's a pretty good detour.
Hubert H. Humphrey
Hairdressers are a wonderful breed. You work one-on-one with another human being and the object is to make them feel so much better and to look at themselves with a twinkle in their eye.
Conservatism is not about leaving people behind. Conservatism is about empowering people to catch up, to give them the tools at their disposable that make it possible for them to access all the hope, all the promise, all the opportunity that America offers. And our programs to help them should reflect that.
What is comedy? Comedy is the art of making people laugh without making them puke.
Positive rights are the right to shelter, the right to education, the right to health care, the right to a living wage. These things are - these are, I would call them, more properly, political rights rather than positive rights. And they are extremely tricky, because now we are dealing with things that are zero sum.
P. J. O'Rourke
The Beliebers have done some pretty crazy stuff. Last week, the night before I was due to do a show in Germany, four girls went into a dumpster so they could sneak into the building. They climbed in and hid. When the guys working on the truck started getting the garbage they found them straight away. It was crazy.
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