Marilyn Monroe Quotes
I've always felt toward the slightest scene, even if all I had to do in a scene was just to come in and say, 'Hi,' that the people ought to get their money's worth and that this is an obligation of mine, to give them the best you can get from me.
— Marilyn Monroe
During my youth, the idea of moving from Lebanon was unthinkable. Then I began to realise I might have to go, like my grandfather, uncles and others who left for America, Egypt, Australia, Cuba.
American writers, at least those of us who are fortunate enough to support ourselves in the field, are by and large a lucky lot.
In minor crises, the preacher can extract himself emotionally and allow others to express grief and fear and doubt while he remains strong.
James Alexander Forbes
No beast has ever conquered the earth; and the natural world has never been conquered by muscular force.
Liberty Hyde Bailey
I did not want to reject religion as nonsense because life seemed to have no ultimate purpose without it, and most of the good people I knew were Christians.
The urgency to mate persists in all people as in all other mammals because of the evolutionary drive to continue the species, the inborn imperative for genes to reproduce and hormonal differences that evolved over millions of years.
I feel like I'm constantly falling behind. I feel like every day I'm out of the office I'm falling behind.
While no Muslim worthy of his name would lose his respect for God, the Prophet Muhammad, and other symbols of Islam, he might well refrain from using legal prosecution or violent reaction to those who do not show the same respect. My basis for this claim is nothing other than the holiest source of Islam, the Quran.
You can't put a load of rockstars up on a stage and expect to wipe out global poverty. That's ludicrous.
Insane people are always sure that they are fine. It is only the sane people who are willing to admit that they are crazy.
We tend to prefer candidates that don't talk about us one way in Scranton and another way in San Francisco.