At my age it is unseemly to be pessimistic.

By : Naguib Mahfouz 0 Likes          


I'm not the manager because I'm always right, but I'm always right because I'm the manager.

By : Gene Mauch

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But poets were not considered dangerous and they were advised to exercise self-censorship. At most, poets were requested not to write at all. I took advantage of this negative liberty.

By : Eugenio Montale

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Time, in general, has always been a central obsession of mine - what it does to people, how it can constitute a plot all on its own. So naturally, I am interested in old age.

By : Anne Tyler

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Right now we think that rates will stay low, that you'll be able to get a mortgage below seven percent and that's kicked off a refinance boom that's going to put more money in the pockets of consumers.

By : Franklin Raines

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The future is not Big Government. Self-serving politicians. Powerful bureaucrats. This has been tried, tested throughout history. The result has always been disaster. President Obama, your agenda is not new. It's not change, and it's not hope.

By : Rush Limbaugh

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Whenever culture has gone through a radical change, as ours has - from industrial age to information age - there are people who will deny that things have changed

By : Daniel Greenberg

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Do not ghettoize society by putting people into legal categories of gender, race, ethnicity, language, or other such characteristics.

By : Preston Manning

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I recognized that teaching and research institutions vitally depend on the involvement of active scientists also in management functions.

By : Richard Ernst

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I wake up every morning at nine and grab for the morning paper. Then I look at the obituary page. If my name is not on it, I get up.

By : Benjamin Franklin

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For a writer only one form of patriotism exists: his attitude toward language.

By : Joseph Brodsky

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Charlie Sheen is who again? Denise is engaged?

By : Neil Patrick Harris

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Marriage is give and take. You'd better give it to her or she'll take it anyway.

By : Joey Adams

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