I check myself every day just to make sure this is the same person.
Every man is his own ancestor, and every man is his own heir. He devises his own future, and he inherits his own past.
Barbossa For too long I've been parched of thirst and unable to quench it. Too long I've been starving to death and haven't died. I feel nothing. Not the wind on my face nor the spray of the sea. Nor the warmth of a woman's flesh. You best start believing in ghost stories Miss Turner. You're in one.
I have long considered it one of God's greatest mercies that the future is hidden from us. If it were not, life would surely be unbearable.
No government ought to be without censors & where the press is free, no one ever will.
Of all nature's gifts to the human race, what is sweeter to a man than his children
Love your children with all your hearts, love them enough to discipline them before it is too late. ... Praise them for important things, even if you have to stretch them a bit. Praise them a lot. They live on it like bread and butter and they need it more than bread and butter.
Wagner's music is better than it sounds.
Prayer indeed is good, but while calling on the gods a man should himself lend a hand.
Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.