The task of the educator lies in seeing that the child does not confound good with immobility and evil with activity.
I would like to recapture that freshness of vision which is characteristic of extreme youth when all the world is new to it.
Large increases in cost with questionable increases in performance can be tolerated only in race horses and women.
The best known evil is the most tolerable.
What lies before us and what lies behind us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Justice will overtake fabricators of lies and false witnesses.
The real secret of magic lies in the performance.
I'm just experimenting with every different type of music you can imagine and seeing where my voice lies and what sounds best. I think when I do finally do the album it will be very eclectic - just loads of different stuff on it. That's what I am hoping.
Oh, what lies there are in kisses.
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
Art lies by its own artifice.
The audience is the best judge of anything. They cannot be lied to. Truth brings them closer. A moment that lags - they're gonna cough.
When you make a world tolerable for yourself, you make a world tolerable for others.
As I said earlier, there are no writers who could create a literary vision of the new reality.
I have the right to interpretation as a dramatist. I research. It's my responsibility to find the research. It's my responsibility to digest it and do the best that I can with it. But at a certain point that responsibility will become an interpretation.
Behind every great fortune lies a great crime.
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet, strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers.
Things won are done, joy's soul lies in the doing.
I think an artist's responsibility is more complex than people realize.
Lies are essential to humanity. They are perhaps as important as the pursuit of pleasure and moreover are dictated by that pursuit.
Annette, with great patience and good spirit, tolerated my many long absences when experiments were carried out at distant laboratories.
An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.
I tolerate my faults but not at all other people's.
The common idea that success spoils people by making them vain, egotistic, and self-complacent is erroneous; on the contrary, it makes them, for the most part, humble, tolerant, and kind. Failure makes people cruel and bitter.