If you want to know the taste of a pear, you must change the pear by eating it yourself. If you want to know the theory and methods of revolution, you must take part in revolution. All genuine knowledge originates in direct experience.
By : Mao Zedong
Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of one's weakness. It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart.
By : Mohandas Gandhi
When I meet large women who walk with confidence and are articulate and really have an understanding of how they walk in this world, I love them so deeply for being able to overcome such unbelievable odds.
By : Camryn Manheim
For whatever reason, not all people are born with the particular gift of being able to express ourselves through music. And, believe me, it is a gift.
By : Billy Joel
The mathematics of rhythm are universal. They don't belong to any particular culture.
By : John McLaughlin
Being in an area of the planet where scientists believe mankind started is quite amazing.
By : Jan de Bont
I was always telling everyone, I want to be a broadcaster. They'd say, What, are you crazy? What, you're going to be Arthur Godfrey?
By : Larry King
Heaven knows where I'll end up - but it's a safe bet that I'll never be at the top of anything! Nor do I particularly care to be.
By : H. P. Lovecraft