If you're going through hell, keep going.
You never know what motivates you.
Only the educated are free.
Be gentle to all and stern with yourself.
Always desire to learn something useful.
The most effective way to do it, is to do it.
Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
What you do today can improve all your tomorrows.
Leap, and the net will appear.
If you think you can do it, you can.
The friendship of Shostakovich cast a brilliant light over my whole life and whose spiritual qualities captured my soul once and for all time.
A passion for politics stems usually from an insatiable need, either for power, or for friendship and adulation, or a combination of both.
Never be afraid to meet to the hilt the demand of either work, or friendship - two of life's major assets.
In the name of the United States and President Bush, I want to thank the Mexican people, President Fox and his government for their friendship.
I loved my 17 years with R.E.M., but I'm ready to reflect, assess and move on to a different phase of my life. The four of us will continue our close friendship, and I look forward to hearing their future efforts as the world's biggest R.E.M. fan.