The manufacture of wax candles was another important branch of business in the nunnery.
By : Maria Monk
There will always be disputes between nations which, at times, will inflame the public and threaten conflicts, but the main thing is to educate the people of the world to be ever mindful that there are better means of settling such disputes than by war.
By : Frank B. Kellogg
Sometimes life's so much cooler when you just don't know any better and all the painful lessons have not hammered your head open yet.
By : Anthony Kiedis
It is unacceptable that someone can work full time - and work hard - and not be able to lift themselves out of poverty.
By : Sherrod Brown
You know, you just go out there, do your best. Sometimes it's good enough and sometimes it is, and sometimes it stays your only one and sometimes you win bunch others behind it.
By : Ivan Lendl
Virginia 's tax system needs to be fixed. The time to act is now. Do not send me any more studies. Do not send me another piecemeal approach that confuses tinkering with real reform.
By : Mark Warner
As a writer, you get to play, you get alter time, you get to come up with the smart lines and the clever comebacks you wish you'd thought of.
By : Iain Banks
When I hear music, I fear no danger. I am invulnerable. I see no foe. I am related to the earliest times, and to the latest.
By : Henry David Thoreau
Much as I like owning a Rolls-Royce, I could do without it. What I could not do without is a typewriter, a supply of yellow second sheets and the time to put them to good use.
By : John O'Hara
A lot of times, women don't get the male perspective in regards to a relationship, what men go through when they're not really dealing well.
By : Morris Chestnut