The usual complaint is, 'I have no other way of earning a living'. The harsh reply can be, 'Do you have to live?'
A social problem is one that concerns the way in which people live together in one society. A racial problem is a problem which confronts two different races who live in two separate societies, even if those societies are side by side.
The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him.
Fantasy is hardly an escape from reality. It's a way of understanding it.
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.
There's a natural law of karma that vindictive people, who go out of their way to hurt others, will end up broke and alone.
It is the American way to reward ability.
Management is defense. You basically say, 'This is the direction; this is where we're heading', and then it's my job to get everything else out of the way. All the other things that can become a distraction keep us from executing well. Get those out of the way, because the team ultimately needs to run in that direction and execute well.
You've got to be one that, wherever you are, like a flower, you've got to blossom where you're planted. You cannot eliminate darkness. You cannot banish it by cursing darkness. The only way to get rid of darkness is light and to be the light yourself.
I have found the best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it.
Way — quotes and aphorisms
I have a foot here and a foot in some spirit world. There are many more layers to reality, and that permeates my life and my writing in a very natural way. I don't even think about it.
If there is any way you can get colder than you do when you sleep in a bedding roll on the ground in a tent in southern Tunisia two hours before dawn, I don't know about it.
I've spent a lot of time in L.A. and I love it. A lot of Brits can't stand the place, but I like the West Coast attitude and the way people celebrate success.
This is the way the world ends, not with a bang, but a whimper.
I thought that the older I got, that partying would change — and it has — in the way that now I know how to party.
We journalists tell the public which way the cat is jumping. The public will take care of the cat.
The main problem with writing in verse is, if your fourth line doesn't come out right, you've got to throw four lines away and figure out a whole new way to attack the problem. So the mortality rate is terrific.
First of all, I always see the sun! The way I want to identify myself and others is with halos here and there halos, movements of color. And that, I believe, is rhythm.
Accessories are the perfect way to add something special. A hair comb or a beaded clutch can be a lovely detail to finish your bridal look.
The best way to make your audience laugh is to start laughing yourself.