A great city is the place to escape the true drama of provincial life, and find solace in fantasy.
A place for everything, and everything in its place.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
Any place I hang my head is home.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you're willing to pay the price.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
Everyone has his own specific vocation or mission in life; everyone must carry out a concrete assignment that demands fulfillment. Therein he cannot be replaced, nor can his life be repeated, thus, everyone's task is unique as his specific opportunity to implement it.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
I believe we are here on the planet Earth to live, grow up and do what we can to make this world a better place for all people to enjoy freedom.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
I think another thing is that we don't really want exclusivity. We accept that it is in the artist's interest to be on sale in every place where they sell music.
I'm not crazy about reality, but it's still the only place to get a decent meal.
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
No one lights a lamp and puts it in a place where it will be hidden, or under a bowl. Instead he puts it on its stand, so that those who come in may see the light.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
The mind that finds its way to wild places is the poet's; but the mind that never finds its way back is the lunatic's.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
The wound is the place where the Light enters you.
There is no real ending. It's just the place where you stop the story.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
There's place and means for every man alive.
To be happy you must have taken the measure of your powers, tasted the fruits of your passion, and learned your place in the world.
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
You must find the place inside yourself where nothing is impossible.
You place too much importance... on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!
You're off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So... get on your way!