The temptations are great to simply retreat to the domain of private life and give up on our public problems.

By : Lee H. Hamilton 0 Likes          


When I was three years old I was taken with my family to a little town in Western Minnesota, where I lived a more or less vapid and ordinary life until I was ten.

By : Mary MacLane

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Give the peasants neither life nor death.

By : Ieyasu Tokugawa

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You know what, life is full of temptations.

By : Smokey Robinson

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At a moment that comes rarely in the life of a country. It is a time when destiny is ours to hold.

By : Paul Martin

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I don't have traceable literary models because I haven't had great literary influences in my life.

By : Manuel Puig

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My whole life, I've wanted to feel comfortable in my skin. It's the most liberating thing in the world.

By : Drew Barrymore

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Soon silence will have passed into legend. Man has turned his back on silence. Day after day he invents machines and devices that increase noise and distract humanity from the essence of life, contemplation, meditation.

By : Jean Arp

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You take away all the other luxuries in life, and if you can make someone smile and laugh, you have given the most special gift: happiness.

By : Brad Garrett

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Common sense is calculation applied to life.

By : Henri Frederic Amiel

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I don't agree with everything he did in his life, but we're dealing with this Howard Hughes, at this point. And also ultimately the flaw in Howard Hughes, the curse so to speak.

By : Martin Scorsese

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There was a moth in there, and it still had its wings crumpled up, and it was just starting to pump its wings up. Life continues in lots of places, and life is a magical thing.

By : Laurel Clark

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I am a happy man. I've had a good life.

By : John Lee Hooker

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