America cannot continue to lead the family of nations around the world if we suffer the collapse of the family here at home.
By : Mitt Romney
The nation that complacently and fearfully allows its artists and writers to become suspected rather than respected is no longer regarded as a nation possessed with humor or depth.
By : James Thurber
I know you are going to be embarrassed. We're all embarrassed by it, but to hide the embarrassment... silence has never protected women or helped them. We need to talk about it more with our, you know - whoever - our friends, our family.
By : Cybill Shepherd
But a large symphony orchestra basically is a repertory company and it has a very enormous repertoire and it is important for the performers to be able to know how to shift focus so that they instantly become part of the sound world that a particular repertoire demands.
By : Michael Tilson Thomas
A father and two sons run Adelphia. It's a cable company. And they took from that company a billion dollars. A billion. Three people - three people took a billion dollars. What were they gonna do, start their own space program? 'Let's send the monkey to Mars, Dad!'
By : Lewis Black
The barriers are not erected which can say to aspiring talents and industry, "Thus far and no farther."
By : Ludwig van Beethoven
As New Zealanders, we've been in on the United Nations from the very beginning, played a role in the drafting of the charter - it means a lot to us that those processes are followed.
By : Helen Clark
The month of May was come, when every lusty heart beginneth to blossom, and to bring forth fruit.
By : Thomas Malory