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The function of education is

The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education.

– Martin Luther King, Jr.

For my own health I

For my own health, I thought it was better to eat a plant based diet. I’m going to be 60 soon and I have boundless energy and I feel really good, so I’m all for it.

– Ed Begley, Jr.

I had one of my

I had one of my best years in 1991; I was 31. I made a renewed effort to work harder. I got better at my diet. I paid attention to how much sleep I got. I was always someone of routine. I became more strict.

– Cal Ripken, Jr.

I’m cancer-free And I’m on

I’m cancer-free. And I’m on antioxidants and acupuncture and a different diet. And I have a different outlook on life. I don’t have resentment any more. It’s wonderful.

– Louis Gossett, Jr.

Law and order exist for

Law and order exist for the purpose of establishing justice and when they fail in this purpose they become the dangerously structured dams that block the flow of social progress.

– Martin Luther King, Jr.

Safety’s just danger out of

Safety’s just danger, out of place.

– Harry Connick, Jr.

There are certain romances that

There are certain romances that belong in certain cities, in a certain atmosphere, in a certain time.

– Sammy Davis, Jr.

It is really rare to

It is really rare to find someone you really, really love and that you want to spend your life with and all that stuff that goes along with being married. I am one of those lucky people. And I think she feels that way too. So the romantic stuff is easy because you want them to be happy.

– Harry Connick, Jr.

Evil can be a teacher

Evil can be a teacher, if you look at the wisdom of its negative power.

– Tom Brown, Jr.

Reading is a means of

Reading is a means of thinking with another person’s mind; it forces you to stretch your own.

– Charles Scribner, Jr.

Some would call me an

Some would call me an environmentalist. I don’t know why. I reuse the water that falls in my backyard in the winter. I reuse the trash and clippings I produce for mulch. I reuse the rain that falls on my roof, and I reuse the sun that shines on my house for energy. I guess you could call me a strategic opportunist as much as an environmentalist.

– Ed Begley, Jr.

I like to play table

I like to play table tennis, spend time with my kids.

– Floyd Mayweather, Jr.

I seem to be thinking

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I seem to be thinking rationally again in the style that is characteristic of scientists. However, this is not entirely a matter of joy as if someone returned from physical disability to good physical health.

– John Forbes Nash, Jr.

When you’re in the day-to-day

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When you’re in the day-to-day grind, it just seems like it’s another step along the way. But I find joy in the actual process, the journey, the work. It’s not the end. It’s not the end event.

– Cal Ripken, Jr.

Our deep respect for the

Our deep respect for the land and its harvest is the legacy of generations of farmers who put food on our tables, preserved our landscape, and inspired us with a powerful work ethic.

– James H. Douglas, Jr.

Ten million dollars after I’d become a star I was deeply in debt.”
– Sammy Davis, Jr.

I think a dad has to make his daughter feel that he’s genuinely interested in what she’s going through.
– Harry Connick, Jr

The hope of a secure and livable world lies with disciplined nonconformists who are dedicated to justice, peace and brotherhood.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.

Everyone can be great, because everyone can serve.
­ Martin Luther King, Jr.

I’m always going to love my father.
– Floyd Mayweather, Jr.