The secret of the truly successful, I believe, is that they learned very early in life how not to be busy. They saw through that adage, repeated to me so often in childhood, that anything worth doing is worth doing well.
By : Barbara Ehrenreich
There are countless studies on the negative spillover of job pressures on family life, but few on how job satisfaction enhances the quality of family life.
By : Albert Bandura
People with lots of doubts sometimes find life more oppressive and exhausting than others, but they're more energetic - they aren't robots.
By : Antonio Tabucchi
We all come from our own little planets. That's why we're all different. That's what makes life interesting.
By : Robert E. Sherwood
And we know there has been horrendous loss of life and suffering and we know that there is anger. Anyone who came anywhere near the general election in constituencies with a substantial Muslim population knows that.
By : Clare Short
Sometimes I'm more true when I'm up onstage than I'm able to be in my regular life. It's not as exciting to be at home, but I've got to learn how to make that work, and then I will be an ordinary woman.
By : Bonnie Raitt
Music, which should pulsate with life, needs new means of expression, and science alone can infuse it with youthful vigor.
By : Edgard Varese
I thought I understood the story very well, because I've lived with it for so long. But movies change and take on a life of their own once they start to be made, and you have to keep your eye on the real ball, not the ball that's in your head.
By : Andrew McCarthy