Getting people to like my music was challenging at first. It's hard to get people to like your music. There isn't a simple formula that automatically makes people like you.
But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads?
Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.
I believe that a simple and unassuming manner of life is best for everyone, best both for the body and the mind.
Most of the fundamental ideas of science are essentially simple, and may, as a rule, be expressed in a language comprehensible to everyone.
Everything deep is also simple and can be reproduced simply as long as its reference to the whole truth is maintained. But what matters is not what is witty but what is true.
A simple rule in dealing with those who are hard to get along with is to remember that this person is striving to assert his superiority; and you must deal with him from that point of view.
Some of our most exquisite murders have been domestic, performed with tenderness in simple, homey places like the kitchen table.
There is nothing quite so good as burial at sea. It is simple, tidy, and not very incriminating.
How simple a thing it seems to me that to know ourselves as we are, we must know our mothers names.
Some states are doing better than others. Some states naturally have stronger economies. So it's not as simple as saying, 'Let's go to $15.' If you do it wrong, you can hurt the very people you're trying to help.
It was simple reality most competitive tennis players in my day were privileged, spoiled, entitled and white. Also, many of them were beautiful, fit, tan and of good stock great big hair and white teeth and long legs. Then there were the rest of us.