Then I observed that most people are motivated to success because they envy their neighbors. But this, too, is meaningless—like chasing the wind.
- King Solomon
My way of joking is to tell the truth. That’s the funniest joke in the world.
There are three things extremely hard: steel, a diamond, and to know one’s self.
- Benjamin Franklin
A woman who is willing to be herself and pursue her own potential runs not so much the risk of loneliness, as the challenge of exposure to more interesting men - and people in general.
If you’re just saying, hey, I’m doing this. I’m working to make money. I’m working to increase my status. If that’s all there is, I think you will find out that it’s meaningless.
- Tony Dungy
Tremendous amounts of talent are lost to our society just because that talent wears a skirt.
Honoring Women’s History Month!
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
- Walt Whitman
What I don’t understand is how women can pour hot wax on their bodies, let it dry, then rip out every single hair by its root and still be scared of spiders
- Jerry Seinfeld
I am not going to die, I’m going home like a shooting star.
Happy Black History Month!
Being a star has made it possible for me to get insulted in places where the average Negro could never hope to go and get insulted.
Sammy Davis, Jr.
My people have a country of their own to go to if they choose… Africa… but, this America belongs to them just as much as it does to any of the white race… in some ways even more so, because they gave the sweat of their brow and their blood in slavery so that many parts of America could become prosperous and recognized in the world.
Some people try to get you out of slavery for you to be their slave.
You can cage the singer but not the song.
The walls, the bars, the guns and the guards can never encircle or hold down the idea of the people.
There’s no damn business like show business - you have to smile to keep from throwing up