It was never what I wanted to buy that held my heart’s hope. It was what I wanted to be.
If you’re trying to take a roomful of people by surprise, it’s a lot easier to hit your targets if you don’t yell going through the door.
It’s important that someone celebrate our existence," she objected amiably. "People are the only mirror we have to see ourselves in. The domain of all meaning. All virtue, all evil, are contained only in people. There is none in the universe at large. Solitary confinement is a punishment in every human culture.
Do not go through life; grow through life.
Complaining is silly. Either act or forget.
Life is like an onion. You peel it off one layer at a time, and sometimes you weep.
I’m an idealist. I don’t know where I’m going, but I’m on my way.
There are people who make things happen, there are people who<br>watch things happen, and there are people who wonder what<br>happened. To be successful, you need to be a person who makes<br>things happen.
Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction.
The essence of interior design will always be about people and how they live. It is about the realities of what makes for an attractive, civilized, meaningful environment, not about fashion or what’s in or what’s out. This is not an easy job.
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex… It takes a touch of genius – and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction.
Today is the first day of the rest of your life.
Democracy is not something you believe in or a place to hang your hat, but it’s something you do. You participate. If you stop doing it, democracy crumbles.
Goals live on the other side of obstacles and challenges. Be relentless in pursuit of those goals, especially in the face of obstacles. Along the way, make no excuses and place no blame.
Friendship is probably the most common form of love.
Don’t Wait! Start on your dreams, your impulses, your longings, your special occasions today. Because this is your moment.
The boldness of endurance is the underline to almost every success.
I find motivation and inspiration and hope in information.
To me, a feminist belong in the same category as a humanist or an advocate for human rights. I don’t see why someone who’s a feminist should be thought of differently.
What’s the worst thing that can happen to a quarterback? He loses his confidence.
As a player, it says everything about you if you made the Hall of Fame. But, then again, boy… there’s something about winning a Super Bowl.
Write about the emotions you fear the most.
Acting is standing up naked and turning around very slowly.
Flops are a part of life’s menu and I’ve never been a girl to miss out on any of the courses.
To speak and to speak well are two things. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks.
Someone once said "Don’t try to be a great man. Just be a man, and let history make its own judgements."
Many people think sports are totally physical, that you don’t have to think, everything is done for you and you’re catered to, I found that to be so far removed from the truth that it’s almost a joke. The ones who become stars are the ones who have a head on their shoulders and know how to use it.
I had to spend countless hours, above and beyond the basic time, to try and perfect the fundamentals.
In a lot of areas of my life, particularly in my teenage years, I began to think about the world, and to think about the universe as being a part of my conscious everyday life.
I didn’t want to become a reserve player, or a bench player, and it was time to move on and take on another challenge.
I demand more from myself than anybody could ever expect.
If you get depressed about being the second-best team in the world, then you’ve got a problem.
Being a professional is doing the things you love to do, on the days you don’t feel like doing them.
At age 31, in 1981, I was voted the best player in basketball, and the most valuable player in the league.
If you don’t do what’s best for your body, you’re the one who comes up on the short end.