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The task we must set for ourselves is not to feel secure, but to be able to tolerate insecurity.

The true measure of a career is to be able to be content, even proud, that you succeeded through your own endeavors without leaving a trail of casualties in your wake.

The value of a man should be seen in what he gives and not in what he is able to receive.

The whole point of being in this business and being blessed and being successful is that you're able to do things for your friends or your family, which means that they can have something special in their lives, too.

The world cares very little about what a man or woman knows; it is what a man or woman is able to do that counts.

The writer can choose what he writes about but he cannot choose what he is able to make live.

The writer must earn money in order to be able to live and to write, but he must by no means live and write for the purpose of making money.

Then, once I have lyrics, being able to shape them around a song is nothing new for me, I've been doing that for 25 years. The soul searching part of it, the spontaneous part of it, that was, and remains, a really terrific process.

There are one hundred men seeking security to one able man who is willing to risk his fortune.

There is no need for me continuing unless I'm able to improve.

There is only one success - to be able to spend your life in your own way.

There is something basic about protecting land by taking it off the market. People should be able to enjoy where they live while at the same time protect the plants and animals around them.

There's a whole bunch of unfinished stuff. Then I've got books of lyrics. I find it frustrating to finish a song and not be able to record it... so I don't write a million songs.

There's one major difference between James Bond and me! He is able to sort out problems!

These things bring you to reality as to how fragile you are; at the same moment you are doing something that nobody else is able to do. The same moment that you are seen as the best, the fastest and somebody that cannot be touched, you are enormously fragile.

They appear to have become so attached to their outrage that they are even more outraged that they won't be able to be outraged anymore.

They can conquer who believe they can.

They think they can make fuel from horse manure - now, I don't know if your car will be able to get 30 miles to the gallon, but it's sure gonna put a stop to siphoning.

They thought that athletes that worked out with my system wouldn't be able to throw a ball because they'd be too muscle bound. Those are the misconceptions I had to go through for about 40 years.

Thinking is one thing no one has ever been able to tax.

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