The country was a dreamland; and perhaps it even reminded my wife’s grandfather of the night he woke up drunk in his friend’s house, beside his friend’s wife, everything similar but new, different, better. The United States of America was like an eternity of those first disorientating seconds of not knowing and not wanting to.
And what if you try to kill me? Or worse: to kiss me?
Knowing that I make somebody’s day better is all that matters at the end of the day.
But the christian story of God the Father putting his son to death, or employing people to do it, (for that is the plain language of the story,) cannot be told by a parent to a child; and to tell him that it was done to make mankind happier and better, is making the story...
Sometimes good is preventing us for being better”.rbasequia..
Today is tomorrow of yesterday.. a better day.. to start with.
Are you fully convinced that what is familiar to you is really the better way?
I cannot, however, but think that the world would be better and brighter if our teachers would dwell on the Duty of Happiness as well as the Happiness of Duty; for we ought to be as cheerful as we can, if only because to be happy ourselves is a most effectual contribution to the happiness...
SOMETIMES, THINGS DIDN’T NEED TO BE BIGGER, THEY ONLY NEED TO BECOME BETTER.
writing is like being in love. You never get better at it or learn more about it. The day you think you do is the day you lose it. Robert Frost called his work a lover’s quarrel with the world. It’s ongoing. It has neither a beginning nor an end. You don’t have to worry...
The only thing I am better than masses is confusing them.
When anyone is going wrong, it is a mistake to warn him not to go further. It is also a mistake to leave him alone. The proper course is to call his attention to something better, and frame our conversation in such a way that he becomes wholly absorbed in the better. He will then...
The only thing better than being productive, is being reproductive.
The world will not get better, only we get and grow better.
You don’t always win, but every time you lose, you get better.
Great time is for those who made effort. Better time is for those who made gain.