Nearly everything you do is of no importance, but it is important that you do it
Since we cannot get what we like, let us like what we get
Flatter me, and I may not believe you. Criticize me, and I may not like you. Ignore me, and I may not forgive you. Encourage me, and I will not forget you. Love me and I may be forced to love you.
William Arthur Ward
Be the change you want to see in the world.
Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Just walk beside me and be my friend.
What both parties face is a conundrum where the political marketplace is demanding immediate results, but both parties tend to have longer-term solutions - whether it's on the demand side for Democrats or the supply side for Republicans.
I am going to stop calling you a white man and I'm going to ask you to stop calling me a black man.
(June 01, 1937 - )
I said to myself, 'Man, I'm so tired of hearing songs about peoples' ex-girlfriends. It's really nauseating. And the whole me, me, me aspect of it was just like (overdone).