Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal.
Things are not difficult to make; what is difficult is putting ourselves in the state of mind to make them.
Verily, great grace may go with a little gift; and precious are all things that come from a friend.
We moved into the back, made it into a little 50s sitting room and started to sell the records. We had an immediate success. For one thing, these Teddy Boys were thrilled to buy the records.
I'm always trying to do the impossible to please people. It comes from not being secure in myself and not looking at the things within I have to fix. Sometimes you keep going because you don't want to face the truth.
It has long been an axiom of mine that the little things are infinitely the most important.
I'm good at being sarcastic with guys. They don't want the quiet, prissy little things.
There are things which a man is afraid to tell even to himself, and every decent man has a number of such things stored away in his mind.
There are two things in the painter, the eye and the mind; each of them should aid the other.
Age steals away all things, even the mind.
In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed.
A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers and divines.
I have a little bit of a belly, a tiny bit of pooch. It's the one thing I don't want to lose. I just like having some softness. If I lose that, then Tom might leave me.
Perseverance is more prevailing than violence; and many things which cannot be overcome when they are together, yield themselves up when taken little by little.
All I know is what the words know, and dead things, and that makes a handsome little sum, with a beginning and a middle and an end, as in the well-built phrase and the long sonata of the dead.
Although all the good arts serve to draw man's mind away from vices and lead it toward better things, this function can be more fully performed by this art, which also provides extraordinary intellectual pleasure.
There are so many things about which some old man ought to tell one while one is little; for when one is grown one would know them as a matter of course.
Just when I think I hate fashion, I hate clothes, I'm seized by this crazy thing that I have to do. I have this little studio now where I just draw. I can be in the room for three days and not even look up.
When you're working with a smaller budget I suppose one of the things that has to be in your mind when you are writing is that you have to keep the characters down to a minimum.
And these little things may not seem like much but after a while they take you off on a direction where you may be a long way off from what other people have been thinking about.
I believe people can move things with their minds.
Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever... it remembers little things, long after you have forgotten everything.
Whenever a mind is simple and receives a divine wisdom, old things pass away, - means, teachers, texts, temples fall;it lives now, and absorbs past and future into the present hour.? All things are made sacred by relation to it,-one as much as another.?All things are disolved to ther center by thier cause.
My father was always very interested in space. I watch Star Trek and all those things, but I always had a different picture in my mind... maybe closer to Alien. I don't see it in space as much as I do see it in different planets, with each having its own strange characters.