At Christmas play and make good cheer, for Christmas comes but once a year.
In our shock and grief one thing must remain clear, hate and prejudice are not American values. The public outrage in Laramie and all across America today echoes what we heard at the White House Conference on Hate Crimes last year -- there is something we can do about this, Congress needs to pass our tough Hate Crimes Legislation. It can do so even before it adjourns and it should do so.
Politics is the ability to foretell what is going to happen tomorrow, next week, next month and next year. And to have the ability afterwards to explain why it didn't happen.
According to Teenage Research Unlimited, 51 percent of 13-15 year olds say they will be faced with making a decision regarding alcohol in the next three months.
And whatever people might say about the time having come when young people must arrange their future for themselves, she could not believe it any more than she could believe that loaded pistols could ever be the best toys for five-year-old children.
It is probably prudent to wait and delay. At some point this year the market will turn around.
All of them can trace their heritage to having ancestry in the Revolutionary War. The chapter approached me last year about staging an exhibition and I thought that was a great idea.
Homosexuality in Russia is a crime and the punishment is seven years in prison, locked up with the other men. There is a three year waiting list.
People usually overestimate what they can achieve in a year and underestimate what they can achieve in ten years.
I never relax on the year before. Every year I want to get more out of myself so I use it as a driving force, rather than a pressure thing.
We have for the past year and undoubtedly will be for the next year, dealing with an electorate that is more alienated and more cynical than at any point in modern time.
I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.
More business is lost every year through neglect than through any other cause.
Many people look forward to the New Year for a new start on old habits.
A new year is unfolding ñ like a blossom with petals curled tightly concealing the
The Old Year has gone. Let the dead past bury its own dead. The New Year has taken possession of the clock of time. All
hail the duties and possibilities of the coming twelve months!
A healthy male adult bore consumes each year one and a half times his own weight in other people's patience.
A two-year old is kind of like having a blender, but you don't have a top for it.
Advertising is a ten billion dollar a year misunderstanding with the public.
The last day of the old year was one of those bright, cold, dazzling winter days, which bombard us with their brilliancy, and command our admiration but never our love.
O Winter! ruler of the inverted year, . . . I crown thee king of intimate delights, Fireside enjoyments, home-born happiness, And all the comforts that the lowly roof Of undisturb'd Retirement, and the hours Of long uninterrupted evening, know.
Inside every hardened criminal beats the heart of a ten-year-old boy.
If an idiot were to tell you the same story every day for a year, you would end by believing it.
Abraham Lincoln did not go to Gettysburg having commissioned a poll to find out what would sell in Gettysburg. There were no people with percentages for him, cautioning him about this group or that group or what they found in exit polls a year earlier. When will we have the courage of Lincoln?
Words do not change their meanings so drastically in the course of centuries as, in our minds, names do in the course of a year or two