Good leaders make people feel that they're at the very heart of things, not at the periphery.
By : Warren G. Bennis
I'm trying to get the record that I made at my birthday party last year, trying to get that out, and the lawyers are diddling around with it and it probably won't be out until next year. I don't know.
By : Marian McPartland
And I spent that time working as an insurance adjuster and going to law school in the evening, and then when I left law school, I joined the Department of Justice in Washington.
By : George J. Mitchell
Great nations write their autobiographies in three manuscripts - the book of their deeds, the book of their words and the book of their art.
By : John Ruskin
An opera begins long before the curtain goes up and ends long after it has come down. It starts in my imagination, it becomes my life, and it stays part of my life long after I've left the opera house.
By : Maria Callas
The tendency to claim God as an ally for our partisan value and ends is the source of all religious fanaticism.
By : Reinhold Niebuhr
I don't understand why people talk of art as a luxury when it's a mind-altering possibility.
By : Jeanette Winterson