Neither situations nor people can be altered by the interference of an outsider. If they are to be altered, that alteration must come from within.
An executive is a person who always decides; sometimes he decides correctly, but he always decides.
When two people are under the influence of the most violent, most insane, most delusive, and most transient of passions, they are required to swear that they will remain in that excited, abnormal, and exhausting condition continuously until death do them part.
My experience is that as soon as people are old enough to know better, they don't know anything at all.
Ours is a world where people don't know what they want and are willing to go through hell to get it.
Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.
Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the the universe.
Communism doesn't work because people like to own stuff.
Love is often nothing but a favorable exchange between two people who get the most of what they can expect, considering their value on the personality market.
I don't know why people question the academic training of an athlete. Fifty percent of the doctors in this country graduated in the bottom half of their classes.
Do not trust people. They are capable of greatness.
Success on any major scale requires you to accept responsibility... in the final analysis, the one quality that all successful people have... is the ability to take on responsibility.
Enlightened people seldom or never possess a sense of responsibility.
I believe life is a series of near misses. A lot of what we ascribe to luck is not luck at all. It's seizing the day and accepting responsibility for your future. It's seeing what other people don't see And pursuing that vision.
People who lose their parents when young are permanently in love with them.