I used to be such a militant city-ist, but more and more I've seen forests and nature and oceans, and I don't know any more if this is the awesomest way to live.
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William Alexander Earth teach me to forget myself as melted snow forgets its life. Earth teach me resignation as the leaves which die in the fall. Earth teach me courage as the tree which stands all alone. Earth teach me regeneration as the seed which rises in the spring.
Lao Tzu Those who have knowledge, don't predict. Those who predict, don't have knowledge.
Warren Beatty My notion of a wife at 40 is that a man should be able to change her, like a bank note, for two 20s.
Gabriel Marcel Contemplation and wisdom are highest achievements and man is not totally at home with them.
Bobby Fischer I hate ready-made suits, button-down collars, and sports shirts.
Joss Stone To me, music has to be about freedom. It's the most important thing in my life.
Mitt Romney My view is that marriage is a relationship between a man and a woman. That's the position I've had for some time, and I don't intend to make any adjustments at this point... Or ever, by the way.
Lev Grossman One already feels like an anachronism, writing novels in the age of what-ever-this-is-the-age-of, but touring to promote them feels doubly anachronistic. The marketplace is showing an increasing intolerance for the time-honored practice of printing information on paper and shipping it around the cou...
William Morris The true secret of happiness lies in taking a genuine interest in all the details of daily life.
Henry Rollins I take the work seriously, just not myself in it.
Andrew Bird There's a lot of interesting words, nomenclatures, in science.
Eleanor Roosevelt The only advantage of not being too good a housekeeper is that your guests are so pleased to feel how very much better they are.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld Philosophy finds it an easy matter to vanquish past and future evils, but the present are commonly too hard for it.
George Allen I rise today to offer a formal and heartfelt apology to all the victims of lynching in our history, and for the failure of the United States Senate to take action when action was most needed.
Hilaire Belloc All men have an instinct for conflict: at least, all healthy men.
Katharine Hepburn If you want to give up the admiration of thousands of men for the distain of one, go ahead, get married.
Ian Botham To me, it doesn't matter how good you are. Sport is all about playing and competing. Whatever you do in cricket and in sport, enjoy it, be positive and try to win.
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