During the week that I arrived in the United States, I saw an airport, used a telephone, used a library, talked with a scientist, and was shown a computer for the first time in my life.

By : Philip Emeagwali 0 Likes          


You treat characters like people you meet in life-friends or mentors.

By : Wes Bentley

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I always wanted my music to influence the life you were living emotionally - with your family, your lover, your wife, and, at a certain point, with your children.

By : Bruce Springsteen

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Truth is a deep kindness that teaches us to be content in our everyday life and share with the people the same happiness.

By : Khalil Gibran

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After I got over the terrible pain of having something of mine taken from me, I began to think how bad everybody else must be feeling. It wasn't a nice time.

By : Lena Horne

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The man who gets drunk in peacetime is a coward. The man who gets drunk in wartime goes on being a coward.

By : Jose Bergamin

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All our work, our whole life is a matter of semantics, because words are the tools with which we work, the material out of which laws are made, out of which the Constitution was written. Everything depends on our understanding of them.

By : Felix Frankfurter

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That was for instance the case in Mocambique a couple of years ago, during the flooding catastrophe. Instead of co-ordinating assistance properly, to much time and resources was spent on fighting about the same helicopters and local guides.

By : Anna Lindh

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I'm always uneasy with messages. I think if there is a message, it's about taking control of your life. Not becoming a victim. Be true to yourself. In essence it's about love in the drug culture.

By : Neil Tennant

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As to war, I am and always was a great enemy, at the same time a warrior the greater part of my life and were I young again, should still be a warrior while ever this country should be invaded and I lived.

By : Daniel Morgan

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Humans are amphibians - half spirit and half animal. As spirits they belong to the eternal world, but as animals they inhabit time.

By : C. S. Lewis

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With my time in the limelight, I regret that I didn't use it more to push vegetarianism. I support vegetarian options in the school lunch program.

By : Bernhard Goetz

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When I was a junior camp counselor and it was my job to tell the campers a bedtime story or devotional, I would tell them a rapture story.

By : Jerry B. Jenkins

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