A lot of my work is a matter of reacting to surprises in life.
Life has taught me to think, but thinking has not taught me to live.
Fate and history have a similar feeling. They are weird mirrors to each other.
People, like sheep, tend to follow a leader – occasionally in the right direction.
Never compromise yourself.
I just hope that as I get older, I calm down and enjoy the moment, enjoy the great gifts that God has given me.
There’s a difference between expectations and aspirations.
The future is always a dystopia in movies.
The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult; the day he forgives himself, he becomes wise.
If you want to achieve a high goal, you’re going to have to take some chances.
I don’t know if I work in order to do something, or in order to know why I can’t do what I want to do.
Change isn’t a scary thing. It’s constant and inevitable.
We’re plugged in 24 hours a day now. We’re all part of one big machine, whether we are conscious of that or not. And if we can’t unplug from that machine, eventually we’re going to become mindless.
Nobody’s strong enough to stand up under a flood of weak material.
If you have integrity, nothing else matters. If you don’t have integrity, nothing else matters.
When there’s an adult person who’s scaring you, you grow up pretty quickly.
I was not willing to give up because I was born to like taking risks and that is my way of life.
The lesson is that, No. 1, this management has to be at the highest class possible. No. 2, they have to have a succession plan.
It’s not the voting that’s democracy, it’s the counting.
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