Many European guys go to the N.H.L. at a young age, even without knowing English. But they quickly adapt to new conditions, another game, a new country. They are also young, receptive, can move mountains.
I am grateful for all the opportunities I've had.
Aditi Rao Hydari
The current neglect of the problem can only irritate this deplorable state of affairs. The Black Muslims should constitute a warning to our society, a warning that must be heeded if we are to preserve the society.
The reform and opening up of China hasn't been happening quite the way we've been told, like a small bird breaking out of its egg. Its more like a cicada shedding its skin, emerging ever so slowly. Energy is the last part of that shell that needs to be shed.
If you can't convince them, confuse them.
Harry S Truman
We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves.
Henry Ward Beecher
I hate getting old, but I'm sticking with it!
I actually ran in junior high school a little bit, you know, like most kids do in track and things. Then I got out of it and just trained for football and played ball for so many years - high school, college and the NFL.
They've lived here now for more than half of their lives, and they raised a family here and now have grandchildren here... It has become their home, but at the same time, for my parents, I don't think either of them will ever consciously think, 'I am an American.'
We have all kinds of government compensation systems that are much more efficient than the lawyers.
The first money I have been offered was as District Officer Ba.
Nothing ever goes to plan. As soon as you are OK with that, everything is much easier.
The secret of politics? Make a good treaty with Russia.
Otto von Bismarck
Revoking Bill Cosby's Medal of Freedom won't undo his actions or heal the wounds of his victims, but it will signal to the American people that we will not tolerate such lewd behavior.
'The Five People You Meet in Heaven' by Mitch Albom - I read it in eight hours and blubbed my eyes out when it finished. I've thought about the story every day since.
My creative juices flow seasonally.