Be grateful for luck. Pay the thunder no mind - listen to the birds. And don't hate nobody.
By : Eubie Blake
To judge from the notions expounded by theologians, one must conclude that God created most men simply with a view to crowding hell.
By : Marquis de Sade
I can never read this book, just like I can never see a movie that I wrote a screenplay for. I can read it and see it physically, but I can't accurately judge it. I'm too close to it. If I read it ten times I'll have ten different reactions.
By : Richard Price
Just because something is three months away and seems far off, doesn't mean you will want to be there when the time comes.
By : Jaclyn Smith
Any time three New Yorkers get into a cab without an argument, a bank has just been robbed.
By : Phyllis Diller
But I just think we've got such a continuity with what we're doing that most people come in and fill in the blanks. And sometimes we leave a lot of blanks to be filled.
By : Charlie Hunter
I know many Catholics love God with all their heart. I have genuine respect for anyone who truly has given their life to Christ. We read about Mother Teresa and what a wonderful example she was.
By : Bill McCartney
During the decades after Brown v. Board of Education there was terrific progress. Tens of thousands of public schools were integrated racially. During that time the gap between black and white achievement narrowed.
By : Jonathan Kozol
The Times has much less power than you think. I believe we attribute power to the media generally that it simply doesn't have. It's very convenient to blame the media, the same way we blame television for everything that's going wrong in society.
By : Michael Pollan
Poetry is not an expression of the party line. It's that time of night, lying in bed, thinking what you really think, making the private world public, that's what the poet does.
By : Allen Ginsberg