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.
I have followed holiness I have taught truth and I have been most in the main things not that I thought the things concerning our times little but that I thought none could do anything to purpose in God's great and public matters till they were right in their conditions.
No matter how difficult and painful it may be nothing sounds as good to the soul as the truth.
Because no matter what you say in life the truth will always be the truth. You know when someone is telling the truth you look in the eyes. I have a tendency to believe people.
For above all things Love means sweetness and truth and measure yea loyalty to the loved one and to your word. And because of this I dare not meddle with so high a matter.
What does it matter how one comes by the truth so long as one pounces upon it and lives by it?
But whether it be dream or truth to do well is what matters. If it be truth for truth's sake. If not then to gain friends for the time when we awaken.
In matters of truth the fact that you don't want to publish something is nine times out of ten a proof that you ought to publish it.