The best way to eat the elephant standing in your path is to cut it up into little pieces.
There are no extra pieces in the universe. Everyone is here because he or she has a place to fill, and every piece must fit itself into the big jigsaw puzzle.
Some women pick men to marry--and others pick them to pieces.
You and I
Have so much love
Burns like a fire,
In which we bake a lump of clay
Molded into a figure of you
And a figure of me.
Then we take both of them,
And break them into pieces,
And mix the pieces with water,
And mold again a figure of you,
And a figure of me.
I am in your clay.
You are in my clay.
In life we share a single quilt.
In death we will share one bed.
Centralization at the national capital or within a business undertaking always glorifies the importance of pieces of paper. This dims the sense of reality
Giving your son a skill is better than giving him one thousand pieces of gold.
This planet has - or rather had - a problem, which was this: most of the people living on it were unhappy for pretty much of the time. Many solutions were suggested for this problem, but most of these were largely concerned with the movements of small green pieces of paper, which is odd because on the whole it wasn't the small green pieces of paper that were unhappy.
How vile and despicable war seems to me! I would rather be hacked to pieces than take part in such an abominable business.
The vanity of loving fine clothes and new fashion, and placing value on ourselves by them is one of the most childish pieces of folly.
The most important pieces of equipment you need for doing yoga are your body and your mind.
The world is going to pieces and people like Adams and Weston are photographing rocks!
We try to grab pieces of our lives as they speed past us. Photographs freeze those pieces and help us remember how we were. We don't know these lost people but if you look around, you'll find someone just like them.
Strength is the capacity to break a chocolate bar into four pieces with your bare hands- and then eat just one of the pieces.
Illusions commend themselves to us because they save us pain and allow us to enjoy pleasure instead. We must therefore accept it without complain when they sometimes collide with a bit of reality against which they are dashed to pieces.
Men kick friendship around like a football, but it doesn't seem to crack. Women treat it like glass and it goes to pieces
If the feminist program goes to pieces on the arrival of the first baby, it's false and useless.
Inside some of us is a thin person struggling to get out, but they can usually be sedated with a few pieces of chocolate cake.
“Truth is one, but error proliferates. Man tracks it down and cuts it up into little pieces hoping to turn it into grains of truth. But the ultimate atom will always essentially be an error, a miscalculation.”
Happiness consists more in the small conveniences of pleasures that occur every day, than in great pieces of good fortune that happen but seldom to a man in the course of his life.
The need for devotion to something outside ourselves is even more profound than the need for companionship. If we are not to go to pieces or wither away, we must have some purpose in life; for no man can live for himself alone.
If one dream should fall and break into a thousand pieces, never be afraid to pick one of those pieces up and begin again.
A mother is a person who seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie.
One of the greatest pieces of economic wisdom is to know what you do not know.
It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.
God can heal a broken heart, but He has to have all the pieces.