Leo Tolstoy Quotes
The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Quotes from other Authors
Ten years ago I said, you know, my goal is to be able to get food on the table. What I'm trying to say by that is trying to create a vibrant, capable and effective middle class. The quicker and stronger that we can be able to do this, the easier it is for political reform to move forward.
Abdallah II of Jordan
We must think and act like a nation of a billion people and not like that of a million people. Dream, dream, dream!
Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam
I grew up listening to Frank Sinatra, riding in the car with my grandpa, and I was just intrigued by it.
Intensity like signal strength will generally fall off with distance from the source, although it also depends on the local conditions and the pathway from the source to the point.
Charles Francis Richter
From the time that 'Nevermind' came out in September of 1991 to the time that Nirvana was over, it was really just a few years, and a lot happened in those few years.
By the immediate preservation of eggs for home consumption through the use of water glass or lime water, larger supplies of fresh eggs may be made available for marketing later in the season, when production is less and prices higher.
David Franklin Houston
Nobody strikes a medal for the Royal Military Canal campaign any more, but a pint in the back bar of the ancient Mermaid Inn, perched in front of one of the biggest and oldest inglenooks you're ever likely to see, is its own reward.
If you have a traditional view of economics, you're probably thinking of Ben Bernanke making Fed policy, or the guys creating financial derivatives at Goldman Sachs.
I call myself a FFP: former fat person, and when you're an FFP, you will always see in yourself what people used to bully you for.
None of my actions have ever sort of been motored by the search for a husband or wondering if I was going to have a family someday or wanting to live in a really great house or thinking it would be really great to have a diamond.
The greatest of all crimes are the wars that are carried on by governments, to plunder, enslave, and destroy mankind.
There's a basic human weakness inherent in all people which tempts them to want what they can't have and not want what is readily available to them.
M. Kathleen Casey
I think that it won't be long before a team calls that says, 'Just go do what you do'.
Moderates tend more than ideologues to be other-directed types who respond to external pressure.