Every general increase of is accompanied by some degeneracy, attributable to the same causes as the freedom.

Charles Horton Cooley

In the West, especially after World War II, the government came to be seen as so successful that it could fulfill all the obligations that in less modern are fulfilled by the family.

Lee Kuan Yew

recreation is very difficult unless you make a black-and- movie.

Alan Parker

When I recorded 'Cooler Than Me', I had been singing for like, three months at the most. I was just a producer experimenting with my voice on tracks, and now I'm, like, a really good singer in a legit way.

Mike Posner

Choir singing's a wonderful thing for what ails you. There's a lot of meaning in a hymn if you think about it when you're singing it.

Sarah Vaughan

Arguing that God doesn't exist would be like people in the 10th century arguing that germs and microbes didn't exist because they couldn't see them.