So much is man the slave of his heart that he will shut his eyes to what does not please him and believe all that he hopes.

By : Mika Waltari 0 Likes          


All great lovers are articulate, and verbal seduction is the surest road to actual seduction.

By : Marya Mannes

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Suffering is part of the divine idea.

By : Henry Ward Beecher

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Some prices are just too high, no matter how much you may want the prize. The one thing you can't trade for your heart's desire is your heart.

By : Lois McMaster Bujold

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My parents had very high expectations. They expected me to get straight A's from the time I was in kindergarten.

By : Amy Tan

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All men are homosexual, some turn straight. It must be very odd to be a straight man because your sexuality is hopelessly defensive. It's like an ideal of racial purity.

By : Derek Jarman

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A woman is always a mystery: one must not be fooled by her face and her hearts inspiration.

By : Edmondo De Amicis

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We started focusing on this in earnest late summer and early fall. I can build more power plants. In the 12 years before us, not a single plant of major consequence was built.

By : Gray Davis

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The doctor told Phil, my then husband, that my condition was really bad news. They had found an artery tearing and said I could die. They said they could try to patch it up but it could go horribly wrong. It all turned out okay in the end but it was touch and go.

By : Sharon Stone

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I'd do pretty much anything to get back on stage. I'd like to develop a new musical. I nearly had a heart attack when I heard that they're developing John Waters' Cry-Baby because that is so amazing and super and wonderful and I wish that I could be involved. But it's not the right time and I understand that. But I hear things like that and I get that little tingle in my stomach.

By : Kristen Bell

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I can't really recall the first time I was noticed by a producer but the first time I was on television was doing Daytime for Another World, which I started in December '75 and went until December '76.

By : Ted Shackelford

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I hope we never get to the point that we put ourselves in Jesus' place. But when I read the New Testament basically, we get three mandates: to love God, to love each other, and to take care of the least among us. And I think this is at least a step in the right direction.

By : Bob Riley

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To serve is beautiful, but only if it is done with joy and a whole heart and a free mind.

By : Pearl S. Buck

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