It is essential to know that to be a happy person, a happy family, a happy society, it is very crucial to have a good heart, that is very crucial. World peach must develop from inner peace. Peace is not just the absence of violence but the manifestation of human compassion.Dalai Lama, in exile Associated Press, 5/14/01
There's folks 'ud stand on their heads and then say the fault was i' their boots.George Eliot
If one has made a mistake, and fails to correct it, one has made a greater mistake.Plato
I have always felt that the moment when first you wake up in the morning is the most wonderful of the 24 hours. No matter how weary or dreary you may feel, you possess the certainty that ... absolutely anything may happen. And the fact that it practically always doesn't , matters not one jot. The possibility is always there.Monica Baldwin
Dinner theater is anti-culture.John Simon
All television is children's television.Richard P. Adler
When we are young, friends are, like everything else, a matter of course. In the old days we know what it means to have them.
The good devout man first makes inner preparation for the actions he has later to perform. His outward actions do not draw him into lust and vice rather it is he who bends them into the shape of reason and right judgement. Who has a stiffer battle to fight than the man who is striving to conquer himself.
It's true that every time you hear a bell, an angel gets his wings. But what they don't tell you is, every time you hear a mousetrap snap, an angel gets set on fire.