[first lines] Vince Ferro: [leaving the house] Mom? Leanne Ferro: I'm here. Clara Ferro: [running out of the house] Mom! You forgot it. Are you sure this is the right thing? It feels like we barely even thought about it. Leanne Ferro: Yeah, we did. Vince Ferro: We don't have any other option, Clar
We have reached a point today where labor-saving devices are good only when they do not throw the worker out of his job.
You should always own a black dress because no one ever remembers a black dress.
Women are like teabags. We don't know our true strength until we are in hot water! Eleanor Roosevel
For our own success to be real, it must contribute to the success of others.
How can we be such fools as to go on senselessly taking human life in this way? Why the women in every nation do not rise up and refuse to bring children into a world of this kind is beyond my understanding.
I think that if the atomic bomb did nothing more, it scared the people to the point where they realized that either they must do something about preventing war or there is a chance that there might be a morning when we would not wake up.
Each of us has... all the time there is. Those years, weeks, hours, are the sands in the glass running swiftly away. To let them drift through our fingers is tragic waste. To use them to the hilt, making them count for something, is the beginning of wisdom.
Since everybody is an individual, nobody can be you. You are unique. No one can tell you how to use your time. It is yours. Your life is your own. You mold it. You make it.
It is impossible to be a cynic if you live a good deal with young people. Fundamentally, every young person has a feeling that the future is going to hold something of value.
I have spent many years of my life in opposition, and I rather like the role.
I believe that it is essential to our leadership in the world and to the development of true democracy in our country to have no discrimination in our country whatsoever. This is most important in the schools of our country.
Perhaps the basic thing which contributes to charm is the ability to forget oneself and be engrossed in other people.
Of all the nations in the Western world, the United States, with the most money and the most time, has the fewest readers of books per capita. This is an incalculable loss. This, too, is one of the few civilized nations in the world which is unable to support a single magazine devoted solely to book
When you adopt the standards and the values of someone else â€¦ you surrender your own integrity. You become, to the extent of your surrender, less of a human being.
Everyone has the right to rest and leisure, including reasonable limitation of working hours and periodic holidays with pay.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
A good leader inspires people to have confidence in the leader, a great leader inspires people to have confidence in themselves.
No man is defeated without until he has first been defeated within.
Feelings, too, are facts. Emotion is a fact. Human experience is a fact. It is often possible to gain more real insight into human beings and their motivation by reading great fiction than by personal acquaintance.
It is a rather curious thing to have to divide one's life into personal and official compartments and temporarily put the personal side into its hidden compartment to be taken out again when one's official duties are at an end.