Old age is fifteen years older than I am.

By : Oliver Wendell Holmes 0 Likes          


Although I am a public figure, I'm still a little shy. I don't think my own personality is important. I prefer to keep some small dosage of privacy.

By : Joshua Lederberg

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To be educated, a person doesn't have to know much or be informed, but he or she does have to have been exposed vulnerably to the transformative events of an engaged human life.

By : Thomas More

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The child gets two confusing messages when a parent tells him which is the right fork to use, and then proceeds to use the wrong one. So does the child who listens to parents bicker and fuss, yet is told to be nice to his brothers and sisters.

By : Rachel Blanchard

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This conviction brought me, in the summer of 1978, to the Free Trade Unions - formed by a group of courageous and dedicated people who came out in the defense of the workers' rights and dignity.

By : Lech Walesa

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If it were necessary to give the briefest possible definition of imperialism, we should have to say that imperialism is the monopoly stage of capitalism.

By : Vladimir Lenin

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You can (be a middle-aged comic) if you work very hard at it, because comedy is really hard.

By : Andrew Denton

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There's a lot of rage... you have to express it somehow. If I didn't express it in song, I'd become incredibly violent.

By : Siobhan Fahey

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I love to go on stage and sing.

By : Henry Rollins

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People have described me as a management bishop but I say to my critics, Jesus was a management expert too.

By : George Carey

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The rate of return on Social Security for people nearing retirement is about 1.5 percent. By the time young children like mine are ready to retire, that rate of return will be a negative percentage.

By : Paul Ryan

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In a lot of areas of my life, particularly in my teenage years, I began to think about the world, and to think about the universe as being a part of my conscious everyday life.

By : Julius Erving

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Freedom is a system based on courage.

By : Charles Peguy

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