Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.

By : Mark Twain 0 Likes          


Under the species of Syndicalism and Fascism there appears for the first time in Europe a type of man who does not want to give reasons or to be right, but simply shows himself resolved to impose his opinions.

By : Jose Ortega Y Gasset

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I think anybody who has been in the theater, prefers it. Television is a... factory. You turn out things on a revolving assembly line. You don't have time to perfect anything in television.

By : Gale Gordon

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In order for a long piece of work to engage a novelist over an extended period of time, it has to deal with questions that you find very important, that you're trying to work out.

By : Donna Tartt

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And apparently things like a Vindaloo curry are out for the rest of my life, or at least a long time.

By : Lara St. John

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They say that shadows of deceased ghosts Do haunt the houses and the graves about, Of such whose life's lamp went untimely out, Delighting still in their forsaken hosts.

By : Joshua Sylvester

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Perhaps no mightier conflict of mind occurs ever again in a lifetime than that first decision to unseat one's own tooth.

By : Gene Fowler

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I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.

By : Michael Jordan

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When you're 22 or 23, you think the world revolves around you, and I felt that way for a long time. But I just turned 30, and I love it! You realize, 'Whoa, baby, you ain't all that.' And you're not! You're just a woman out there doing something she loves.

By : Jamie Luner

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The ability to concentrate and to use time well is everything.

By : Lee Iacocca

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I don't know anyone who actually likes the dark or night-time. I don't care how much they say it doesn't bother them. That's why we used to huddle in caves and light fires when the sun went down.

By : Paul Kane

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Conversation between Adam and Eve must have been difficult at times because they had nobody to talk about.

By : Agnes Repplier

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There's sometimes a weird benefit to having an alcoholic, violent father. He really motivated me in that I never wanted to be anything like him.

By : Dean Koontz

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