Generally, by the time you are Real, most of your hair has been loved off, and your eyes drop out and you get loose in the joints and very shabby. But these things don't matter at all, because once you are Real you can't be ugly, except to people who don't understand.
I'm a father that's what matters most. Nothing matters more.
It doesn't matter who my father was it matters who I remember he was.
Christmas makes me happy no matter what time of year it comes around.
We learned about dignity and decency - that how hard you work matters more than how much you make... that helping others means more than just getting ahead yourself.
The first lesson I've learned is that no matter what you do in your life you have to figure out your own internal rhythms - I mean what works for you doesn't necessarily work for your friend.
Work is of two kinds: first altering the position of matter at or near the earth's surface relative to other matter second telling other people to do so.
I think the personal relationships I established mattered in terms of what I was able to get done. And I did bring women's issues to the center of our foreign policy.
But in its final creation it was not the part of the Father's power to fail as though exhausted. It was not the part of His wisdom to waver in a needful matter through poverty of counsel.
It's not what you look at that matters it's what you see.
War is not an exercise of the will directed at an inanimate matter.
There is a strong tendency in the United States to rally round the flag and their troops no matter how mistaken the war.
War is too serious a matter to leave to soldiers.
As for charity it is a matter in which the immediate effect on the persons directly concerned and the ultimate consequence to the general good are apt to be at complete war with one another.
It is our duty still to endeavor to avoid war but if it shall actually take place no matter by whom brought on we must defend ourselves. If our house be on fire without inquiring whether it was fired from within or without we must try to extinguish it.
Never think that war no matter how necessary nor how justified is not a crime.
Truth is not a matter of personal viewpoint.
Some artists shrink from self-awareness fearing that it will destroy their unique gifts and even their desire to create. The truth of the matter is quite opposite.