Silence is one great art of conversation.
He’s so tight that if you stuck a piece of coal up his ass in two weeks you’d have a diamond.
My will shall shape my future. Whether I fail or succeed shall be no man’s doing but my own. I am the force; I can clear any obstacle before me, or I can be lost in a maze. My choice, my responsibility, win or lose, only I hold the key to my destiny.
The Bible tells us to love our neighbors, and also to love our enemies probably because they are generally the same people.
Jesus’ ministry was clearly defined, and the alternatives to the illusion and temptations of the desert were spelled out. A choice was made–life abundant, full, and free for all. Make no mistake about it, the day that choice was made, Jesus became suspect. That day in the temple he sealed the fate already prepared for him. How was the world to understand one who rejected an offer of power and control
A President either is constantly on top of events or, if he hesitates, events will soon be on top of him. I never felt that I could let up for a single moment.