Drag your thoughts away from your troubles... by the ears, by the heels, or any other way you can manage it.

By : Mark Twain 0 Likes          


The Smithsonian Institute is one of the most popular agencies of government in the United States.

By : Norm Dicks

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He carried his childhood like a hurt warm bird held to his middle-aged breast.

By : Herbert Gold

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Age seldom arrives smoothly or quickly. It's more often a succession of jerks.

By : Jean Rhys

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These are the days for strong men to courageously expose wrong.

By : Powell Clayton

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You can fake your age or mask it, but the passion that moves the characters has to be real.

By : Victoria Abril

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To bathe a cat takes brute force, perseverance, courage of conviction - and a cat. The last ingredient is usually hardest to come by.

By : Stephen Baker

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And it's a crime because the great plays of history, going all the way back to the Greeks, are part of everybody's heritage. It's just like in music, Beethoven or Mozart, that's everybody's heritage.

By : Tony Randall

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I had only two offers of marriage in my life, and I refused both.

By : Catherine Helen Spence

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Beauty' is a currency system like the gold standard. Like any economy, it is determined by politics, and in the modern age in the West is is the last, best belief system that keeps male dominance intact.

By : Naomi Wolf

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My son is 7 years old. I am 54. It has taken me a great many years to reach that age. I am more respected in the community, I am stronger, I am more intelligent and I think I am better than he is. I don't want to be a pal, I want to be a father.

By : Clifton Paul Fadiman

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The thing that we at MIT must understand is the amount of real damage that is being done to us in the fine structure of how research funds are expended.

By : Charles Vest

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There can be no great courage where there is no confidence or assurance, and half the battle is in the conviction that we can do what we undertake.

By : Orison Swett Marden

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