If you have one foot in yesterday and one foot in tomorrow, you're pissing all over today.
If Spirituality is that you're humble in the face of forces greater than you and you believe those forces are more inclined toward being good than being bad, then I'm a spiritual person.
I don't feel a yearning or a sense of missed opportunities. I don't have many regrets. So that's a nice feeling. To have no regrets and still have enough sense of adventure to take on risk.
I always felt that I came up short in the education department, but I've come to the conclusion that we all get an education.
Tracy is more a help to me than I am to her. Michael J.
Family is not an important thing. It's everything. Michael J. Fo
The more I expect, the more unhappy I am going to be. The more I accept, the more serene I am. Michael J. Fo
So what I say about Tracy is this: Tracy's big challenge is not having a Parkinson's patient for a husband. It's having me for a husband. I happen to be a Parkinson's patient.
I urge you to be challenged and inspired by what you do not know.
In my 50s I'll be dancing at my children's weddings.
When I started it [non for profit], I thought, I'm not smart enough to do this. I had no experience in management, no experience in administration, no experience in nonprofit; but then this phrase came into my head: I only have to be smart enough to find people who are smarter than me; I only have t
One's dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but cannot be taken away unless it is surrendered.
I think I benefited from being equal parts ambitious and curious. And of the two, curiosity has served me best.
My happiness grows in direct proportion to my acceptance, and in inverse proportion to my expectations.
I really love being alive. I love my family and my work. I love the opportunity I have to do things. That's what happiness is.
If you have doubts about someone, lay on a couple of jokes. If he doesn't find anything funny, your radar should be screaming. Then I would say be patient with people who are negative, because they're really having a hard time.
My whole life, meeting people is like a blind date, because I feel like they've already seen the video on me.
Itâ€™s all about control. Control is illusory. No matter what university you go to, no matter what degree you hold, if your goal is to become master of your own destiny, you have more to learn. Parkinsonâ€™s is a perfect metaphor for lack of control. Every unwanted movement in my hand or arm, every
Medical science has proven time and again that when the resources are provided, great progress in the treatment, cure, and prevention of disease can occur.
I think this last run-up in prices really did people in.
Look at the choices you have, not the choices that have been taken away from you. In them, there are whole worlds of strength and new ways to look at things.
I am careful not to confuse excellence with perfection. Excellence I can reach for; perfection is God's business.
I heard from thousands of PD patients and their families about their daily struggles, their frustrations and their hopes. For me, it has been one of the most rewarding experiences of my life. This did more than just console me, it inspired me.
I discovered that I was part of a Parkinson's community with similar experiences and similar questions that I'd been dealing with alone.
Happiness is a decision.
By 21, I was earning six figures a week. By 23, I had a Ferrari. It was nuts. Michael J. Fo
As with any turning point or instance when a new road is chosen and an old one forsaken, there are consequences.
The 'Rescue Me' gig was a unique opportunity to play a character - a misanthropic, angry guy - who was so contrary to how people think of me.
In my 50s I'll be dancing at my children's weddings. Michael J.
When I was 20, I would have taken a bullet in the head to never have to be 35.