John Mills quotes

  • As a rule, panics do not destroy capital; they merely reveal the extent to which it has been destroyed by its betrayal into hopelessly unproductive works.
    -- John Mills

    #Betrayal #Panic

  • I've never considered myself to be working for a living; I've enjoyed myself for a living instead.
    -- John Mills

  • Is neither a cure for AIDS nor a way of preventing infection with HIV.
    -- John Mills

    #Hiv #Way #Aids

  • We must not promise what we ought not, lest we be called on to perform what we cannot.

  • A FRIEND IS A PERSON . . . With whom you can be sincere. . . . To whom you never need to defend yourself. . . . On whom you can depend whether present or absent. . . . With whom you never need pretend. . . . To whom you can reveal yourself without fear of betrayal. . . . Who does not feel she owns you because you are her friend. . . . Who will not selfishly use you because she has your confidence. I WOULD HAVE SUCH A FRIEND. . . AND I WOULD BE SUCH A FRIEND. I DO HAVE SUCH A FRIEND!

  • Love and marriage are wonderful arenas in which to place a character. We are most likely to risk our morals and beliefs while in love. Betrayal gives tremendous insights into a character as well.

  • The seriousness of my situation started to sink in, and again I fought panic. I pushed it down, but it was harder this time, like my insides were an open can of shaken soda and I was trying to keep it from bubbling up out of the top.

  • Don't panic and lose hope even if there's a mountain in your pathtalk to the One who created the mountains.

  • Kylie didn't know which one of the fairies were doing it, or if it was both- she honestly didn't care- but the thousands of tiny pinpricks of panic started to fade. She felt safe and that was all that mattered.

  • Under the federal reserve act, panics are scientifically created. The present panic is the first scientifically created one, worked out as we figured, a mathematical equation.

  • Bad sales managers push two buttons: 'more' and 'panic.' Great sales managers have one more button to push: the 'how'.

  • Leaving the game plan is a sign of panic, and panic is not in our game plan.

  • I wanted my life to start - but in those rare moments when it seemed like something might actually change, panic shot through me.