To find out your real opinion of someone, judge the impression you have when you first see a letter from them.
I would never talk just to be social. Now, to sit down with a bunch of engineers and talk about the latest concrete forming systems, that’s really interesting. Talking with animal behaviorists or with someone who likes to sail, that’s interesting. Information is interesting to me. But talking for the sake of talking, I find that quite boring.
If I were a capitalist I would not give my employees health insurance with no deductible, which I do, including dental, and paid pregnancy leave. That’s not called capitalism, that’s called being a Christian and someone who believes in democracy, so that everyone should get a fair slice of the pie.
It seems unpleasantly refined to put things off till someone knows.
Unless we include a job as part of every citizen’s right to autonomy and personal fulfillment, women will continue to be vulnerable to someone else’s idea of what need is.
You may choose your mate, but you cannot deny someone else the right to choose their mate.
Loving someone liberates the lover as well as the beloved. And that kind of love comes with age.
With the help of the Holy Ghost, we can watch over ourselves. We can pray to recognize and reject the first thoughts of sin. We can pray to recognize a warning not to speak words which would hurt or tempt someone else. And we can, when we must, pray for the humility and the faith to repent.
I want to find someone on the earth so intelligent that he welcomes opinions which he condemns.
I am not someone who believes I am going to find a historical scoop.