Luck affects everything. Let your hook always be cast; in the stream where you least expect it there will be a fish.
The once-science-fiction notion of hyper-connectivity – where we are all constantly connected to social networks and other bubbling streams of digital data – has rapidly become a widespread reality.
Landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed.
We have an obligation to spread amateur baseball both at home and abroad. Building up the game at all levels – Little League, Babe Ruth Leagues, the colleges – is in our own self-interest. That’s where the pool of talent is – and also of fans.
Where hast thou wandered, gentle gale, to find the perfumes thou dost bring?
Sometimes you just have to jump off the cliff without knowing where you will land.
I don’t see myself as a hero because what I’m doing is self-interested: I don’t want to live in a world where there’s no privacy and therefore no room for intellectual exploration and creativity.
To eat in the same room where food is cooked – that is the way to thank the Lord for His abundance.
The electoral system is not where change starts – it usually starts in communities and from the bottom up – but it is where change can be stopped.
Honduras in 2009 and Paraguay in 2012 were low-hanging fruit, small countries with outsized oligarchies, where mild reformers were easily dispatched.