The village had a mill near it, situated on the little creek, which made very good flour. The population consisted of civilized Indians, but much mixed blood.
By : Zebulon Pike
A good balance of winning and losing is important. If you just win all the time, you won't get anything out of it
By : Andrew Shue
When you jump for joy, beware that no one moves the ground from beneath your feet.
By : Stanislaw Lec
We cannot remember too often that when we observe nature, and especially the ordering of nature, it is always ourselves alone we are observing.
By : Georg C. Lichtenberg
There are lots of other things that I haven't done, places I haven't seen. So eventually I'll have to find time for those things while there still is time.
By : Brian Lumley
Lists are anti-democratic, discriminatory, elitist, and sometimes the print is too small.
By : David Ives
I know that I've got big ears and a big forehead and that my hair sticks up. But I'm happy with myself. I'm not necessarily trying to win a beauty pageant here.
By : Clay Aiken
The name game is frustrating. Agents will say, They love you, but they're going to offer it to Julia Roberts first.
By : Mira Sorvino
I never felt comfortable in real life very well. It's always been an awkward kind of thing for me and so when I hit the stage I just sensed freedom. I sensed here's a place that I can have all the experiences of life and not feel uncomfortable about it.
By : Nick Nolte