No habit or quality is more easily acquired than hypocrisy, nor any thing sooner learned than to deny the sentiments of our hearts and the principle we act from: but the seeds of every passion are innate to us, and nobody comes into the world without them.
It is those who concentrates on but one thing at a time who advance in this world. The great man or woman is the one who never steps outside his or her specialty or foolishly dissipates his or her individuality.
When I meet large women who walk with confidence and are articulate and really have an understanding of how they walk in this world, I love them so deeply for being able to overcome such unbelievable odds.
Africa was the most exotic place I could conceive of - the end of the world - and I knew I would go there one day.
Has the world ever been changed by anything save the thought and its magic vehicle the Word?
Remorse for what? You people have done everything in the world to me. Doesn't that give me equal right?
I think art is the only thing that's spiritual in the world. And I refuse to forced to believe in other people's interpretations of God. I don't think anybody should be. No one person can own the copyright to what God means.
I think young artists are always inspiring because they are coming at worlds from a different point of view.
I'm 45 years old. I used to be a club girl, but that's not my world anymore. That doesn't mean I can't make music that excites. I think it's inspiring to see an artist you grew up with take another crack.
As a writer, you owe it to yourself not to get stuck in a rut of looking at the world in a certain way.
Like every writer, I'm drawn by unlikely juxtapositions, precisely-dated and once-only collisions between people from different worlds.
There would be no debate about who was the best footballer the world had ever seen - me or Pele. Everyone would say me.
I find the subject of childhood fascinating. I explored this subject in Speak to me of love and I am curious about portraying the often painful transition into the adult world.
The problem of the world today is the people talk on and on about democracy, freedom, justice. But I don't give a damn about democracy if I am worried about survival.
It is shallow people who think beauty is frivolous or excessive. If you are bringing beauty and god, you are enriching the country. Rice feeds the body, books feed the mind, beauty feeds the soul. It is one thing I can really be proud of and stand tall in the world.
Nothing else so destroys the power to stand alone as the habit of leaning upon others. If you lean, you will never be strong or original. Stand alone or bury your ambition to be somebody in the world.
I've done over 125 posters and I have worked with some of the best photographers in the world.They made me America's Number one Pin Up.
I think the whole world should try not talking for a day.
I don't think anyone ever plans to change line-ups, but it's something that comes with being in bands. I was in a band once and there were always problems - members come and go - and some of the world's biggest bands have changed line-ups loads!
What, other than injustice, could be the reason that the displaced citizens of New Orleans cannot be accommodated by the richest nation in the world?
My daddy expected that my brothers and I and our generation would make the world a better place. He had lived in an America of continual social progress.
Love is the bond between men, the way to teach and the center of the world.
I think shareholders are the great evil of this modern world.
Before our albums are released I feel like we still own it, that we have control over our music. But once it's out there in the world it's no longer ours.
There's a store in my neighborhood called Futon World. I like that name, 'Futon World.' Makes me think of a magical place that gets less and less comfortable over time.
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