We needn't first conduct cross-national comparision to determine if crimes like rape or massacre should be prohibited in our place.
Sometimes the best way to figure out who you are is to get to that place where you don't have to be anything else.
On the other hand, the Bible contains much that is relevant today, like Noah taking 40 days to find a place to park.
Louisiana has [no] monopoly on rogues, rapscallions, shakedowns and kickbacks. Nor is it the only place where a few officials have endeared themselves to the electorate by means of the utter disorder of their private lives.
A democratic and stable Iraq and Afghanistan are essential to our broader efforts to make no place safe for terrorists and to win the War on Terrorism.
A woman would rather visit her own grave than the place where she has been young and beautiful after she is aged and ugly.
Where you have no religion, you are sure to have no government, for as religion disappears, anarchy takes place and fixes a compleat Hell on earth till religion returns.
In the wild struggle for existance, we want to have something that endures, and so we fill our minds with rubbish and facts, in the silly hope of keeping our place.
The only place where your dream becomes impossible is in your own thinking.
Learn about the world, the way it works, any kind of science and anthropology, it's really an interesting place we live in. Evolution is a really fantastic idea, even more than the idea of God I think.
In the midst of fighting there is no place for public debate.
It is hard to believe that a man is telling the truth when you know that you would lie if you were in his place.
Happiness is the only good. The time to be happy is now. The place to be happy is here. The way to be happy is to make others so.
The execution of any thing considerable implies in the first place previous persevering meditation.
It is far more difficult to be simple than to be complicated; far more difficult to sacrifice skill and easy execution in the proper place, than to expand both indiscriminately.
The dreamer whose dreams are non-utilitarian has no place in this world. In this world the poet is anathema, the thinker a fool, the artist an escapist, the man of vision a criminal.
Many companies have long contended that stress in the home causes productivity loss in the market place.. and it does. But research now reveals that stress on the job causes stress at home. In other words, they feed off each other.
The local music community here was dying for a place to record, so we started doing acoustic, folk and bluegrass and then did rock projects for other bands, as well as for my son Tal and my own work.
Las Vegas is the only place I know where money really talks--it says, "Goodbye."
Life, liberty, and property do not exist because men have made laws. On the contrary, it was the fact that life, liberty, and property existed beforehand that caused men to make laws in the first place.
It is a paradox that as we reach out prime, we also see there is a place where it finishes.
We need a type of theatre which not only releases the feelings, insights and impulses possible within the particular historical field of human relations in which the action takes place, but employs and encourages those thoughts and feelings which help transform the field itself.
The pit of a theatre is the one place where the tears of virtuous and wicked men alike are mingled.
Theatre takes place all the time -- wherever one is -- and art simply facilitates persuading one this is the case.
Prayer for many is like a foreign land. When we go there, we go as tourists. Like most tourists, we feel uncomfortable and out of place. Like most tourists, we therefore move on before too long and go somewhere else.