Getting married, for me, was the best thing I ever did. I was suddenly beset with an immense sense of release, that we have something more important than our separate selves, and that is the marriage. There's immense happiness that can come from working towards that.
By: Nick Cave
The law is an adroit mixture of customs that are beneficial to society, and could be followed even if no law existed, and others that are of advantage to a ruling minority, but harmful to the masses of men, and can be enforced on them only by terror... viewBy: Peter Kropotkin
Out of 30 years of Second City I was probably the third African-American with the main stage cast. I was surprised when I first heard that. I think part of the reason that improvisation has never been popular with African-Americans is that it isn't popular in the inner cities... viewBy: Tim Meadows
About the twenty-third year of my age, I had many fresh and heavenly openings, in respect to the care and providence of the Almighty over his creatures in general, and over man as the most noble amongst those which are visible... viewBy: John Woolman
I think English is a fantastic, rich and musical language, but of course your mother tongue is the most important for an actor... viewBy: Max von Sydow
When the congregation becomes the norm by which sermons are measured, a minister has put a mortgage on his soul... viewBy: Ralph W. Sockman
Perhaps in time the so-called Dark Ages will be thought of as including our own... viewBy: Georg C. Lichtenberg
We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love. There is some good in the worst of us and some evil in the best of us. When we discover this, we are less prone to hate our enemies... viewBy: Martin Luther King, Jr.
If you can once engage people's pride, love, pity, ambition on your side, you need not fear what their reason can do against you... viewBy: Lord Chesterfield
I didn't want to wait around for some business entity to come around and give me money and tell me what to do. We just started releasing records as best we could... viewBy: Greg Ginn
Then came the hostage crisis during which Carter did nothing to rattle the ayatollahs who hung tough until Ronald Reagan was inaugurated, when they suddenly backed down... viewBy: Alexander Haig