Exert your talents, and distinguish yourself, and don't think of retiring from the world, until the world will be sorry that you retire.
The feeling of sleepiness when you are not in bed, and can't get there, is the meanest feeling in the world.
Our loyalties must transend our race, our tribe, our class, and our nation; and this means we must develop a world perspective.
Today we're seeing that climate change is about more than a few unseasonably mild winters or hot summers. It's about the chain of natural catastrophes and devastating weather patterns that global warming is beginning to set off around the world.. the frequency and intensity of which are breaking records thousands of years old.
It took a lot of blood, sweat and tears to get to where we are today, but we have just begun. Today we begin in earnest the work of making sure that the world we leave our children is just a little bit better than the one we inhabit today.
Count not him among your friends who will retail your privacies to the world.
The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.
Every thought which genius and piety throw into the world alters the world.
If there ever was in the history of humanity an enemy who was truly universal, an enemy whose acts and moves trouble the entire world, threaten the entire world, attack the entire world in any way or another, that real and really universal enemy is precisely Yankee imperialism.
The paranoiac is the exact image of the ruler. The only difference is their position in the world. One might even think the paranoiac the more impressive of the two because he is sufficient unto himself and cannot be shaken by failure.
Are you conscious of the restful influence which the stars exert? To me they are the most soothing things in Nature. I am proud to say that I don't
know the name of one of them. The glamour and romance would pass away from them if they were all classified and ticketed in one's brain. But when
a man is hot and flurried, and full of his own little ruffled dignities and infinitesimal misfortunes, then a star bath is the finest thing in the world.
The world is filled with violence. Because criminals carry guns, we decent law-abiding citizens should also have guns. Otherwise they will win and the decent people will lose.
This year will go down in history for the first time a civilized nation has full gun registration. Our streets will be safer, our police more efficient, and the world will follow our lead into the future.
Jazz does not belong to one race or culture, but is a gift that America has given the world.
I admire President Chavez for his strength to resist the United States. Instead, Bush is waging a war of terrorism against the world.
This is not a battle between the United States of America and terrorism, but between the free and democratic world and terrorism.
Dogs are wise. They crawl away into a quiet corner and lick their wounds and do not rejoin the world until they are whole once more.
The greatest education in the world is watching the masters at work.
If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.
And my goal in life is to give to the world what I was lucky to receive: the ecstasy of divine union through my music and my dance.
I am always writing a potpourri of music. I want to give the world escapism through the wonder of great music and to reach the masses.
Jesus said love one another. He didn't say love the whole world.
It is said that the world is in a state of bankruptcy, that the world owes the world more than the world can pay.
In a world where change is inevitable and continuous, the need to achieve that change without violence is essential for survival.
If you don't like the way the world is, you change it. You have an obligation to change it. You just do it one step at a time.