Making great strides without a well-defined purpose will not bring positive results.
One good analogy is worth three hours discussion.
Messages hidden in the thickets of a story are the ones that burrow deepest because most of us don't realize that any burrowing is going on at all.
It is easier to do one's duty to others than to one's self. If you do your duty to others, you are considered reliable. If you do your duty to yourself, you are considered selfish.
To make the child in your own image is a capital crime, for your image is not worth repeating. The child knows this and you know it. Consequently you hate each other.
I remember that I used to mix with my friends who had brothers and sisters. I was an only child.
It is extremely dangerous to talk about limits or borders. It is vital, instead, that we remain completely open, that we are always involved, and that we aim to contribute personally in social events.
I hit big or I miss big.
Private sector labors unions continue to suffer losses in their membership while public sector and service unions grow.
Entrepreneurs are misfits to the core. They forge ahead, making their own path and always, always, question the status quo.
I think a lot of the time these days people are so concerned about having the right camera and the right film and the right lenses and all the special effects that go along with it, even the computer, that they're missing the key element.
Fashion is such an octopus. You're connected to so many people: suppliers, pattern makers, production teams, marketing teams, vendors.
I lived alone, I didn't know anybody in New York, and I was definitely a recluse. It had been, like, two weeks, and I realized I hadn't said anything. I was laying in bed, and I was like, 'Hello?' I just talked to hear my own voice. And it was such a strange feeling.
With all my work, I have not more, with my shares in the bank and the Academy, than twelve or thirteen thousand reales a year, and with all this, I am as contented as the happiest man on earth.
I've been telling people I'm in the best shape of my life, I've been training unbelievably hard.
After working for TV, you realise that the majority of the population still wonders where their next meal is coming from.
The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person.
While I was serving, I worked as an adventure training officer, teaching soldiers how to ski, canoe and climb.
Sometimes you have to subordinate strategic considerations to tactical needs.
Not a day passes over the earth, but men and women of no note do great deeds, speak great words and suffer noble sorrows.
The more you worry, the more you throw off the delicate balance of hormones required for health.
I love clothes. Maybe I can say I don't love fashion, but I love clothes completely.
Your ideas and the things that you do are dumb and stupid and make no sense - until you start getting recognized and making money. Then you're a genius.
I'll work overtime to open the doors of opportunity to industry and commerce.
A hypocrite is a person who - but who isn't?
Seeing the body heal itself and come back from injuries is something that just makes me value my body and health even more. I love everything about it.
My mother's a police officer, so there was only so much trouble I could get myself into. But my father grew up on the other side.
Wealthy people have not disappeared, they are just not so willing to show off their wealth.
It's never nice to lose someone close to you; unfortunately, life goes on, and we have to make peace with it and move on.