Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
If A equals success, then the formula is: A=X+Y+Z. X is work. Y is play. Z is keep your mouth shut.
To the man who only has a hammer, everything he encounters begins to look like a nail.
I take a very practical view of raising children. I put a sign in each of their rooms: ''Checkout Time is 18 years.''
Remember that we all compete for that teacher that is trained in that language, and Texas and Arizona and California are there way before us.
You'd think people would be sympathetic to them because, let's face it, they're here for the same reasons everyone else is here: Because they can improve their lives. Yet the Quinnipiac poll shows very little sympathy for these illegal immigrants.
Writing eases my suffering... writing is my way of reaffirming my own existence.