“ The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm. ”

- Aldous Huxley

“ Every child's taste is different. Don't worry if they're not reading 'War and Peace' at age 12. First, build a good foundation and a positive attitude about reading by letting them pick the stories they enjoy. Make friends with a bookseller or librarian. They are a wealth of information on finding books that kids enjoy. ”

- Rick Riordan

“ Hardboiled crime fiction came of age in 'Black Mask' magazine during the Twenties and Thirties. Writers like Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler learnt their craft and developed a distinct literary style and attitude toward the modern world. ”

- Charles Frazier

“ What do you mean by faith? Is faith enough for Man? Should he be satisfied with faith alone? Is there no way of finding out the truth? Is the attitude of faith, of believing in something for which there can be no more than philosophic proof, the true mark of a Christian? ”

- Clifford D. Simak

“ Woman must have her freedom, the fundamental freedom of choosing whether or not she will be a mother and how many children she will have. Regardless of what man's attitude may be, that problem is hers - and before it can be his, it is hers alone. ”

- Margaret Sanger

“ Our future cannot depend on the government alone. The ultimate solutions lie in the attitudes and the actions of the American people. ”

- Joe Biden

“ I was impressed by Hendrix. His attitude was brilliant. Even the way he walked was amazing. ”

- Ritchie Blackmore

“ I think Nina Simone has had an amazing journey. She was spicy and she had attitude and she didn't care, she wanted her money in a paper bag and don't mess with me and I've been doing some research on that so. ”

- Nia Long

“ Too much self-centered attitude, you see, brings, you see, isolation. Result: loneliness, fear, anger. The extreme self-centered attitude is the source of suffering. ”

- Dalai Lama

“ The American attitude towards efficiency and execution should always underlie architecture. ”

- Helmut Jahn

“ Art is the child of Nature yes, her darling child, in whom we trace the features of the mother's face, her aspect and her attitude. ”

- Beck

“ My attitude towards drawing is not necessarily about drawing. It's about making the best kind of image I can make, it's about talking as clearly as I can. ”

- Jim Dine

“ From the very early stage when I started doing performance art in the '70s, the general attitude - not just me, but also my colleagues - was that there should not be any documentation, that the performance itself is artwork and there should be no documentation. ”

- Marina Abramovic

“ I think music is the greatest art form that exists, and I think people listen to music for different reasons, and it serves different purposes. Some of it is background music, and some of it is things that might affect a person's day, if not their life, or change an attitude. The best songs are the ones that make you feel something. ”

- Eddie Vedder

“ Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation. ”

- Brian Tracy

“ Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference. ”

- Winston Churchill

“ Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude. ”

- Thomas Jefferson

“ Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character. ”

- Albert Einstein

“ My attitude is that if you push me towards something that you think is a weakness, then I will turn that perceived weakness into a strength. ”

- Michael Jordan

“ Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it. ”

- Lou Holtz