Everyone is given one gift, a reason for being, and it's our obligation to do something with it. Obviously, it's a challenge - but if you're not taking the bull by the horns, I have no patience for you. You're just taking up space.
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Dirk Kempthorne Government alone cannot solve the problems we deal with in our correctional facilities, treatment centers, homeless shelters and crisis centers - we need our faith-based and community partners.
Aly Khan Throughout the past, there has been a lack of intimacy, affection, and regard for Islam by Christianity. This, to a large extent, has been due to a lack of knowledge of the great human and spiritual ideals for which Islam and the teachings of Islam stand.
Kurt Vonnegut True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country.
Wallace Stevens It is the unknown that excites the ardor of scholars, who, in the known alone, would shrivel up with boredom.
Jonathan Swift Interest is the spur of the people, but glory that of great souls. Invention is the talent of youth, and judgment of age.
David Hockney We live in an age where the artist is forgotten. He is a researcher. I see myself that way.
Khalil Gibran Pain and foolishness lead to great bliss and complete knowledge, for Eternal Wisdom created nothing under the sun in vain.
Katy Perry I come from a very non-accepting family, but I'm very accepting.
Spike Lee It has been my observation that parents kill more dreams than anybody.
Christopher Bond Change is tough, people don't like it, but it is necessary. Take two aspirins and call me in the morning.
Alice Miller Wherever I look, I see signs of the commandment to honor one's parents and nowhere of a commandment that calls for the respect of a child.
Sigmund Freud Just as a cautious businessman avoids investing all his capital in one concern, so wisdom would probably admonish us also not to anticipate all our happiness from one quarter alone.
Emily Deschanel My mom breastfed me for more than a year, and I can't imagine doing it any other way. It's cheap and much better for the environment, and you don't have to lug all that stuff around.
Victoria Jackson But if you believe in Christ and that your main goal with your life is supposed to be to honor Him and do His will, then you don't have as much pressure as someone who bases all their happiness on whether they're a movie star.
Emily Blunt Watch the History Channel if you want it literal and historically perfect.
William Ernest Hocking I find that a man is as old as his work. If his work keeps him from moving forward, he will look forward with the work.
Andrew Weil I am not against all forms of high-tech medicine. Drugs and surgeries have a secure place in the treatment of serious health conditions. But modern American medicine treats almost every health condition as if it were an emergency.
Thomas B. Macaulay To that class we may leave it to refine the vernacular dialects of the country, to enrich those dialects with terms of science borrowed from the Western nomenclature, and to render them by degrees fit vehicles for conveying knowledge to the great mass of the population.
Dan Auerbach Everybody always wants to rebel against their parents' music, but nobody listened to music louder than my dad.
Tennessee Williams In memory everything seems to happen to music.
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