Let our New Year's resolution be this: we will be there for one another as fellow members of humanity in the finest sense of the word.
The denominational world tries to pressure its members to focus on the birth of Christ but in doing so layers of guilt are imposed and competition gets complicated as one Christmas program tries to outdo the other.
I had two family members involved in World War I: two great-uncles. One of them is on a memorial in France. And the other was a trench runner who survived the war. The average life span of a trench runner was 36 hours but he survived the whole war.
Total war is no longer war waged by all members of one national community against all those of another. It is total... because it may well involve the whole world.
The president has undermined trust. No longer will the members of Congress be entitled to accept his veracity. Caveat emptor has become the word. Every member of Congress is on his or her own to determine the truth.
One is that you have to take time lots of time to let an idea grow from within. The second is that when you sign on to something there will be issues of trust deep trust the way the members of a string quartet have to trust one another.
The simple fact is this: they are foreigners inside a country which has rejected them. Therefore these foreigners wherever they go or travel they will be rained down with bullets from everyone. Attacks by members of the resistance will only go up.
I think family is very important in West Virginia and has long been so because the mountains made travel difficult in the past and family members had to depend on each other.
All of us who are members of the Germanic peoples can be happy and thankful that once in thousands of years fate has given us from among the Germanic peoples such a genius a leader our Fuehrer Adolf Hitler and you should be happy to be allowed to work with us.
Your modern teenager is not about to listen to advice from an old person defined as a person who remembers when there was no Velcro.
Teacher unions are an interest group that acts in defense of their own interests which means the union bosses' interests not the members.
And I think we understand we cannot make social change for all workers until we have enough strength membership strength and at the same time having membership strength and only making change for a limited group of workers is not what our country really needs for people that work.
Band members have a special bond. A great band is more than just some people working together. It's like a highly specialized army unit or a winning sports team. A unique combination of elements that becomes stronger together than apart.
That a society controls to a greater or lesser extent the behavior of its members is a universal but the methods the particulars of that control vary from one culture to another.
The idea is we're still a society where we recognize and see and even sometimes seek members of our own tribe whatever that tribe is. It could be ethnic religious geographic political.
The Constitution as originally drawn made no reference to the fact that all Americans wre considered equal members of society.
Those who suffer are not those at the top but are the less privileged members of society.
The only yardstick for success our society has is being a champion. No one remembers anything else.
There are few better measures of the concern a society has for its individual members and its own well being than the way it handles criminals.
Every society rests in the last resort on the recognition of common principles and common ideals and if it makes no moral or spiritual appeal to the loyalty of its members it must inevitably fall to pieces.
It is rather a problem of how to secure the best use of resources known to any of the members of society for ends whose relative importance only those individuals know.
Society exists for the benefit of its members not the members for the benefit of society.
I was very restless. I really wanted to be a part of a kind of a progressive society. I was fed up with these Communist doctrines and you were hassled all the time with members of the Party committee who were KGB what you have to do where in the West you can go or not to go.
The first duty of society is to give each of its members the possibility of fulfilling his destiny. When it becomes incapable of performing this duty it must be transformed.