Sometimes it seems that we are successful only because we have not tried hard enough for our best. We do the hard thing, and one day we succeed, and many things are made plain to us.

By : Maude Adams 0 Likes          


I think no matter what you do you go through stages when you play. There was a number of times when I didn't do very well or was tired. It was too much to combine school and tennis altogether. Parents need to step in and say, take a little time off, do something fun.

By : Jana Novotna

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I cannot be awake for nothing looks to me as it did before, Or else I am awake for the first time, and all before has been a mean sleep.

By : Walt Whitman

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Besides, there were 50,000 fans or more there, and they wanted to see the best you've got. There was an obligation to the people, as well as to ourselves, to go all out.

By : Carl Hubbell

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In government offices which are sensitive to the vehemence and passion of mass sentiment public men have no sure tenure. They are in effect perpetual office seekers, always on trial for their political lives, always required to court their restless constituents.

By : Walter Lippmann

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There's editing, and scripts to read and edit, and casting, and all the elements of production that just sort of take up the normal downtime that you would have as an actor. So there's not a lot of that for me.

By : Richard Dean Anderson

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LET us honour the King by cherishing respectful Sentiments concerning him

By : Charles Inglis

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When my father arrived in Kenya, he had found the Kikuyu way of life similar to that of the British at the time the Romans invaded England 2,000 years ago.

By : Louis Leakey

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I think the biggest thing that we are going to be able to do is focus on training, practicing, working on my starts, and taking each race one at a time.

By : Ben Jackson

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What would I have done if I'd been put to the test? Would I have risked my own life for people I hardly knew? Probably, I would have looked the other way at best or become another apologist for evil at worst.

By : Lionel Blue

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The best teamwork comes from men who are working independently toward one goal in unison.

By : James Cash Penney

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Look, three love affairs in history, are Abelard and Eloise, Romeo and Juliet and the American media and this President at the moment. But this doesn't matter over time. Reality will impinge. If his programs work, he's fine. If it doesn't work, all of the adulation of journalists in the world won't matter.

By : George Will

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The soldiers' last meal is generally served out about five o'clock in the afternoon, sometimes earlier

By : Patrick MacGill

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