It takes application a fine
It takes application, a fine sense of value, and a powerful community-spirit for a people to have serious leisure, and this has not been the genius of the Americans.
– Paul Goodman
- There is nothing so agonizing to the fine skin of vanity as the application of a rough truth. – Edward G. Bulwer
- I have a very powerful sense of place, but I have a very powerful sense of being a migrant, so it’s both. It seems like I’m always leaving my home. That’s part of the formula. I love the Dominican Republic. I go back all the time. I love New Jersey. Go back all the time. –
- There is nothing so agonizing to the fine skin of vanity as the application of a rough truth. – Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
- Frequent worshippers are also significantly more active citizens. They are more likely to belong to community organizations, especially those concerned with young people, health, arts and leisure, neighborhood and civic groups and professional associations. – Jonathan Sacks
- The calculus is the greatest aid we have to the application of physical truth in the broadest sense of the word. – W. F. Osgood
- Because I’m a guy, I think what you’re wearing is fine. I thought what you were wearing five minutes ago was fine, too. Either pair of shoes is fine. With the belt or without it looks fine. Your hair is fine. You look fine. Can we just go now?
- Enjoyment is not a goal, it is a feeling that accompanies important ongoing activity. – Paul Goodman
- Remember, what does ‘retirement’ mean? It doesn’t mean that you’re a couch potato. Leisure is not the same thing as rest. If you’re bicycling five miles a day, that’s leisure, but it certainly takes a lot of effort. – Robert Fogel
- I understand it’s my responsibility to uphold the spirit of the game on yet another fine for dissent is he fit to captain? – Ricky Ponting
- Most people do not consider dawn to be an attractive experience unless they are still up. – Ellen Goodman