In the twentieth century one of the most personal relationships to have developed is that of the person and the state. It's become a fact of life that governments have become very intimate with people, most always to their detriment.

By : E. L. Doctorow 0 Likes          


Non-proliferation will only work if all states are willing to cooperate, and that will only happen if all feel they are being treated fairly.

By : John Bruton

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The reason progress is slow is that we always expect other men to be the heroes and to live the heroic lives. But we all have hero stuff in us. In our sphere of life we can always live more heroically and triumphantly and grow in heroic stature.

By : Wilferd A. Peterson

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I'm not going to doubt my life.

By : Yoko Ono

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The Smithsonian Festival of American Folklife, actually, was an effort to put something on the mall in Washington so American tourists could walk through America, and in their minds everything on the mall would be American.

By : Bernice Johnson Reagon

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And I don't think that success is going to destroy me at this point in my life, like I used to think.

By : Rosanne Cash

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To be completely woman you need a master, and in him a compass for your life. You need a man you can look up to and respect. If you dethrone him it's no wonder that you are discontented, and discontented women are not loved for long.

By : Marlene Dietrich

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I knew from an early age exactly what I wanted to do. I wanted to be a musician and that was it. It made life a lot easier knowing what I was aiming for.

By : Dan Hawkins

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Either life entails courage, or it ceases to be life.

By : E. M. Forster

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Cloning will enable mankind to reach eternal life.

By : Claude Vorilhon

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I personally have always found the Unitarian faith a source of comfort and help in my daily life.

By : Leverett Saltonstall

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My dad sacrificed many things in life for me. He abandoned a very promising and lucrative career of an army officer just so that he could continue helping me with my chess and accompanying me to tournaments.

By : Alexandra Kosteniuk

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It is a paradoxical but profoundly true and important principle of life that the most likely way to reach a goal is to be aiming not at that goal itself but at some more ambitious goal beyond it.

By : Arnold J. Toynbee

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