Watch your thoughts, for they become words. Watch your words, for they become actions. Watch your actions, for they become habits. Watch your habits, for they become your character. And watch your character, for it becomes your destiny. What we think, we become. My father always said that. And I think I am fine.
There’s no such thing as political murder or political bombing or political violence. There’s only criminal murder, criminal bombing, and criminal violence.
If we are to turn this country around, we really must abandon outdated and misguided notions of collective duty. There are individual men and women, and there are families. Self-interested people who are trying to better themselves. That is the engine that fires a nation.
There isn’t a magical system whereby you can just push a few buttons and twiddle a few knobs and everything will be all right.
No one would remember the Good Samaritan if he only had good intentions. You see, he had money as well.