I'm dense when it comes to discouragement.

By : Lynn Abbey 0 Likes          


New York City has finally hired women to pick up the garbage, which makes sense to me, since, as I've discovered, a good bit of being a woman consists of picking up garbage.

By : Anna Quindlen

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Those wars are unjust which are undertaken without provocation. For only a war waged for revenge or defense can be just.

By : Marcus Tullius Cicero

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The modern period adds social ethics to religions agenda, for we now realize that social structures are not like laws of nature. They are human creations, so we are responsible for them.

By : Huston Smith

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Worm or beetle - drought or tempest - on a farmer's land may fall, Each is loaded full o' ruin, but a mortgage beats 'em all.

By : Will Carleton

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All species capable of grasping this fact manage better in the struggle for existence than those which rely upon their own strength alone: the wolf, which hunts in a pack, has a greater chance of survival than the lion, which hunts alone.

By : Christian Lous Lange

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A baseball manager is a necessary evil.

By : Sparky Anderson

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Forty-five States, as the gentleman just said, have determined by people that were elected by the people of that State that marriage is the definition of one man and one woman.

By : Randy Neugebauer

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I'd visit the near future, close enough that someone might want to talk to Larry Niven and can figure out the language

By : Larry Niven

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I make appearance at local park and recreation agencies when the program starts, when they have the qualifying meets at the local levels. Then I try to go to the regional competitions, and of course I'm there in Hershey, Pa., in August for the North American final.

By : Rafer Johnson

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The medium is the message.

By : Marshall McLuhan

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I wanted to be a forest ranger or a coal man. At a very early age, I knew I didn't want to do what my dad did, which was work in an office.

By : Harrison Ford

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Nobody reads a mystery to get to the middle. They read it to get to the end. If it's a letdown, they won't buy anymore. The first page sells that book. The last page sells your next book.

By : Mickey Spillane

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