I love you not because of who you are, but because of who I am when I am with you.
For the great majority of mankind are satisfied with appearance, as though they were realities and are often more influenced by the things that seem than by those that are
(May 03, 1469 - June 21, 1527)
The future influences the present just as much as the past.
(October 15, 1844 - August 25, 1900)
It takes tremendous discipline to control the influence, the power you have over other people's lives.
(May 31, 1930 - )
Generally speaking, men are influenced by books which clarify their own thought, which express their own notions well, or which suggest to them ideas which their minds are already predisposed to accept
If they don't come up with something, the fines will go into effect at 12:01 a.m. Thursday morning.
To avoid entangling alliances has been a maxim of our policy ever since the days of Washington, and its wisdom no one will attempt to dispute.
(April 23, 1791 - June 01, 1868)
Don't try to fix the students, fix ourselves first. The good teacher makes the poor student good and the good student superior. When our students fail, we, as teachers, too, have failed.