You ought to love what you're doing because, especially in a movie, over time you really will start to hate it.
The rulers of the state are the only persons who ought to have the privilege of lying, either at home or abroad; they may be allowed to lie for the good of the state.
May we so love as never to have occasion to repent of our love!
You don't have to fear defeat if you believe it may reveal powers that you didn't know you possessed.
Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.
When love beckons to you, follow him, Though his ways are hard and steep. And when his wings enfold you yield to him, Though the sword hidden among his pinions may wound you.
The mind ought sometimes to be diverted that it may return to better thinking.
The probability that we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just.
No deep and strong feeling, such as we may come across here and there in the world, is unmixed with compassion. The more we love, the more the object of our love seems to us to be a victim.
The mind ought sometimes to be diverted, that it may return the better to thinking.
Love cannot express the idea of music, while music may give an idea of love.
It is here, my daughters, that love is to be found - not hidden away in corners but in the midst of occasions of sin. And believe me, although we may more often fail and commit small lapses, our gain will be incomparably the greater.
Severities should be dealt out all at once, so that their suddenness may give less offense; benefits ought to be handed ought drop by drop, so that they may be relished the more.
If music be the food of love, play on; give me excess of it, that, surfeiting, the appetite may sicken, and so die.
I love the look of planes and the idea of how a plane flies. The more I learn about it the better I feel; while I still may not like it, I have a sense of what is really happening.
He who loves practice without theory is like the sailor who boards ship without a rudder and compass and never knows where he may cast.
Shall I compare thee to a summer's day? Thou art more lovely and more temperate: Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May, And summer's lease hath all too short a date.
Love may not make the world go round, but I must admit that it makes the ride worthwhile.
Again, it may be said, that to love justice and equality the people need no great effort of virtue; it is sufficient that they love themselves.
The march of conquest through wild provinces, may be the march of Mind; but not the march of Love.
No matter how correct a mathematical theorem may appear to be, one ought never to be satisfied that there was not something imperfect about it until it also gives the impression of being beautiful.
However rare true love may be, it is less so than true friendship.
Truth is always in harmony with herself, and is not concerned chiefly to reveal the justice that may consist with wrong-doing.
No matter how corrupt and unjust a convict may be, he loves fairness more than anything else. If the people placed over him are unfair, from year to year he lapses into an embittered state characterized by an extreme lack of faith.
The more one does and sees and feels, the more one is able to do, and the more genuine may be one's appreciation of fundamental things like home, and love, and understanding companionship.