Now is the most exciting time in fashion. Women are controlling their destiny now, the consumer is more knowledgeable, and I have to be better every single day.
To laugh often and much;
To win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children;
To earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends;
To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others;
To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition;
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived.
This is to have succeeded.
All I am hoping for is to be able to work-I think my best work is still ahead of me-I think all that I have been through in the last several years have only made me a better, more interesting actor.
The highest possible stage in moral culture is when we recognize that we ought to control our thoughts.
There is one rule for industrialists and that is: make the best quality of goods possible at the lowest cost possible, paying the highest wages possible.
Only the idea of death makes a warrior sufficiently detached so that he is capable of abandoning himself to anything. He knows his death is stalking him and won't give him time to cling to anything so he tries, without craving, all of everything.
All serious innovation is only rendered possible by some accident enabling unpopular persons to survive.
There is one rule for the industrialist and that is: Make the best quality of goods possible at the lowest cost possible, paying the highest wages possible.
The torment of precautions often exceeds the dangers to be avoided. It is sometimes better to abandon one's self to destiny.
It is difficult to make our material condition better by the best law, but it is easy enough to ruin it by bad laws.
Momo listened to everyone and everything - even to the rain and the wind and the pine trees - and all of them spoke to her after their own fashion.
Roger and I are now in our 20th year and I think people tune in because they know that for better or for worse, these are our opinions.
I think that everything is possible as long as you put your mind to it and you put the work and time into it. I think your mind really controls everything.
There is one consolation in being sick; and that is the possibility that you may recover to a better state than you were ever in before.
Sleep is good, death is better; but of course, the best thing would to have never been born at all.
When it comes to controlling human beings, there is no better instrument than lies. Because you see, humans live by beliefs. And beliefs can be manipulated. The power to manipulate beliefs is the only thing that counts.
I feel like I haven't done my best work yet. I feel like there's a world of possibilities out there.
He is the best sailor who can steer within fewest points of the wind, and exact a motive power out of the greatest obstacles.
Experience taught me a few things. One is to listen to your gut, no matter how good something sounds on paper. The second is that you're generally better off sticking with what you know. And the third is that sometimes your best investments are the ones you don't make.
There is only one failure in life possible, and that is not to be true to the best one knows.
Men can have a huge turnover of sponsorship and still survive a lot better than the women. But the women's ratings are better, at least at home in the United States than in the men's tennis.
Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very fast.
Suppose that we are wise enough to learn and know - and yet not wise enough to control our learning and knowledge, so that we use it to destroy ourselves? Even if that is so, knowledge remains better than ignorance.
Everything is for the best in this best of possible worlds.
Only as a warrior can one survive the path of knowledge.