Don't force your kids into sports. I never was. To this day, my dad has never asked me to go play golf. I ask him. It's the child's desire to play that matters, not the parent's desire to have the child play. Fun. Keep it fun.
The strongest bank in the United States will last only so long as the people will have sufficient confidence in it to keep their money there.
A reporter's ability to keep the bond of confidentiality often enables him to learn the hidden or secret aspects of government.
When you practice reporting for as long as I have, you keep yourself at a distance from True Believers. Either conservatives or liberals or Democrats or Republicans.
I have the world's largest collection of seashells. I keep it on all the beaches of the world... perhaps you've seen it.
Why does the rest of the world put up with the hypocrisy, the need to put a happy face on sorrow, the need to keep on keeping on?... I don't know the answer, I know only that I can't.
I know people who grow old and bitter. I want to keep making a fresh start. I don't want them to defeat me. That would be suicidal.
Women serve but to keep a man from better company.
Keep a cool head and maintain a low profile. Never take the lead - but aim to do something big.
When you use words, you're able to keep your mind alive. Writing is my way of reaffirming my own existence.
I also have a lot of preserved foods, things that will keep for a long time like dried fish, seaweed or lotus seed.
I have known more men destroyed by the desire to have wife and child and to keep them in comfort than I have seen destroyed by drink and harlots.
And this is one of the major questions of our lives: how we keep boundaries, what permission we have to cross boundaries, and how we do so.
One to destroy, is murder by the law; and gibbets keep the lifted hand in awe; to murder thousands, takes a specious name, 'War's glorious art', and gives immortal fame.
I really like the Observer. I think I'd love to have a column with a broad reach that would enable me to do some proper reporting, but keep it on sort of a humorous level. I've always had a very happy experience writing for them.
We want work and we want honest jobs. Our minds and our hands will be our keep!
I would think: Stay close to the implants! They must know something because they keep getting asked backstage!
It'd be like what would happen if Hollywood took over porno: 'If we keep their clothes on and they didn't have sex, we'd be able to sell it to a lot more people'.
One of the reasons I started Tzadik, which is my own label, is to keep things in print. I got tired of labels dropping things out of print when they don't sell.
That was my challenge as a composer. Like with anything, to keep yourself interested in doing what you do, you set yourself challenges. So I said, Okay, I'll try to write a hundred tunes in a year.