People disparage knowing and the intellectual life, and urge doing. I am content with knowing, if only I could know.

By : Ralph Waldo Emerson 0 Likes          


To me luxury is to be at home with my daughter, and the occasional massage doesn't hurt.

By : Olivia Newton-John

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I got well by talking. Death could not get a word in edgewise, grew discouraged, and traveled on.

By : Louise Erdrich

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So long as you are ready to die for humanity, the life of your country is immortal.

By : Giuseppe Mazzini

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As hurricanes Katrina and Rita raged through the southeastern United States last summer, much of America's energy infrastructure based in the Gulf of Mexico was damaged or destroyed causing gas prices to soar.

By : Rick Renzi

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Be regular and orderly in your life, that you may be violent and original in your work.

By : Clive Barker

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Managers don't have as much leverage as they used to have. We can't really be the boss.

By : Frank Robinson

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My strong personal view, which I believe is shared by millions of Americans, is that our party should make a strong statement in its platform that the unborn child has a fundamental right to life which should be protected.

By : Robert Casey

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Since coming to Harwell I have met English people of all kinds, and I have come to see in many of them a deep rooted firmness which enables them to lead a decent way of life.

By : Klaus Fuchs

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In the inhalation and exhalation there is an energy and a lively divine spirit, since He, through his spirit supports the breath of life, giving courage to the people who are in the earth and spirit to those who walk on it.

By : Michael Servetus

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Pacifist propaganda and the resolutions of the parliamentarians encouraged such treaties, and toward the end of the nineteenth century their number had increased considerably.

By : Ludwig Quidde

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My life is triage.

By : Andrew Vachss

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Imagination is always the fabric of social life and the dynamic of history. The influence of real needs and compulsions, of real interests and materials, is indirect because the crowd is never conscious of it.

By : Simone Weil

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