Abraham Lincoln Quotes
Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.
Quotes from other Authors
When I was 20, I was living in the Alps, snowboarding and studying political science. I blew out my knee, and I began to realize my days in the sport were numbered; the reality was I would never be a pro.
I avoid talking about the way I work. But in avoiding it I seem only to have encouraged people to focus their fantasies about me in an ever more fantastical way.
I don't know that you're able to measure your aggregate wisdom as you go through life. I can't say that I ever feel that I'm sitting on top of a growing mound of wisdom.
If you have a flop movie, so what? And if you have a hit movie, it's 'so what,' too - it's on to the next movie.
People expect someone with the name 'Israel Horovitz' to be a little old man with sideburns carrying a Torah.
I really like the whole urban farming idea, because I grow my own produce in L.A., and I think it's great to teach people here in Manhattan so they can do the same.
It's rewarding to know that I have young people in the gym who have the same goals as I had, and now I can help them reach those goals.
I went through a whole blues period in the Nineties, and that had some influence on 'Load' and 'ReLoad.'
There were musicians that influenced me, but they weren't all women. Teena Marie was a big influence because she wrote and produced her own music, which let me know that women could write and produce their own music, which was an empowering moment for me.
I've often wondered, when they've done Of Mice And Men on stage, and I've seen it, how they did that gun thing. I've watched it on stage, but I don't remember it.
Abortion is defended today as a means of ensuring the equality and independence of women, and as a solution to the problems of single parenting, child abuse, and the feminization of poverty.
The role of social media is critical because it helps to spread cognitive dissonance by connecting thought leaders and activists to ordinary citizens rapidly expanding the network of people who become willing to take action.