Quiet people are well able to look after themselves.
Creativity is a lot like looking at the world through a kaleidoscope. You look at a set of elements, the same ones everyone else sees, but then reassemble those floating bits and pieces into an enticing new possibility. Effective leaders are able to
Rosabeth Moss Kanter
If the first woman God ever made was strong enough to turn the world upside down all alone, these together ought to be able to turn it back and get it right side up again
(November 18, 1797 - November 26, 1883)
Whoever is able to write a book and does not, it is as if he has lost a child
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
(April 04, 1928 - )
You don't have the luxury of sitting down and taking the time to analyze the situation, ... You've got to make a split-second decision.
At the time, you don't know how big [the runs are] going to be. Glavine seems to be getting back to where he was two years ago. Fortunately, we got a couple of early runs that made a difference.
If my poetry aims to achieve anything, it's to deliver people from the limited ways in which they see and feel.