I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they're right, you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.
And trust, yes, which is important, but that is what I aim towards. Now that is difficult for some people, and with that desire to get things as good as possible, I would say that I'm probably regarded as quite prickly to work with.
I question myself every day. That's what I still find motivating about this. I don't have the answers, I don't pretend that I do just because I won the match. Just keep fighting and maybe something good happens.
And truly it demands something godlike in him who cast off the common motives of humanity and ventured to trust himself for a taskmaster.
To be stupid and selfish and to have good health are the three requirements for happiness, though if stupidity is lacking, the others are useless.
To be stupid, selfish, and have good health are three requirements for happiness, though if stupidity is lacking, all is lost.
All good music resembles something. Good music stirs by its mysterious resemblance to the objects and feelings which motivated it.
I'm close with my parents. I have a lot of acquaintances, but my very good close friends are few I can count my very good friends on one hand. And that's how I like it to be.
If I get a script that's set in the jungle it goes to the bottom of the pile because I don't think the playgrounds are going to be very good there! I'm really aware of how lucky I am but I have the kind of job where I can bring my child to work.
I know the only reason that I haven't gotten many good parts is because I am Latin - and they tell it to my face a lot of times.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
A heart well prepared for adversity in bad times hopes, and in good times fears for a change in fortune.
I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
Goodness is the only investment that never fails.
Obviously I faced the possibility of not returning when first I considered going. Once faced and settled there really wasn't any good reason to refer to it.
You say that you are my judge; I do not know if you are; but take good heed not to judge me ill, because you would put yourself in great peril.
There are always protests, whether you do something good or bad. Even if you do something beneficial, people say you do it because it's advertising.
I was very lucky and eventually showed the film, got some good responses, and some people helped to make the longer version of the film.
Anybody can be good in the country. There are no temptations there.
What appeared to the earlier physicists to be the constant quantity of heat is nothing more than the whole motive power of the motion of heat, which remains constant so long as it is not transformed into other forms of work, or results afresh from them.
I get nervous when I don't get nervous. If I'm nervous I know I'm going to have a good show.
The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them.
I have always heard, Sancho, that doing good to base fellows is like throwing water into the sea.
Keep good company - that is, go to the Louvre.
Trust yourself, then you will know how to live.