I think the one thing this picture shows that's new is the psychological disproportion of the kids' demands on the parents. Parents are often at fault but the kids have some work to do too.
When you discover your mission you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.
America is a friend to the people of Iraq. Our demands are directed only at the regime that enslaves them and threatens us. When these demands are met the first and greatest benefit will come to Iraqi men women and children.
I demanded more rights for women because I know what women had to put up with.
You've got to demand the truth from yourself.
As scarce as truth is the supply has always been in excess of the demand.
When you explain to people what you're trying to do as opposed to just making demands or delegating tasks you can build instant trust even if it's just for that short time you're on the phone.
I worked with creative people who were very demanding of me and they helped me reach performances that I never could have gotten on my own without being pushed and having trust in them. And so I know the best way to get the best performance of an actor and that's not to coddle them or to baby them. It's to help them it's to push them.
If interstellar travel is as time- or energy- demanding as the above figures indicate it is far from obvious what the motive for colonization might be.
Everywhere I travel throughout Eastern Washington I hear from people demanding we do a better job of controlling our borders and reducing illegal immigration.
Getting an audience is hard. Sustaining an audience is hard. It demands a consistency of thought of purpose and of action over a long period of time.
Our markets have not achieved their great successes as a result of government fiat but rather through efforts of competing interests working to meet the demands of investors and to fulfill the promises posed by advancing technology.
The U.S. uses most of its oil for transportation. We can limit U.S. demand for oil by requiring automakers to use the technology that already exists to improve fuel economy - technology that the automakers refuse to bring into the market despite societal demand.
We must learn to balance the material wonders of technology with the spiritual demands of our human race.
With the world's human population now at seven billion and growing and the demand for technology and modern conveniences increasing we can't control all our negative impacts. But we have to find better ways to live within the limits nature and its cycles impose.
There is an enormous market demand for information. It just has to be fulfilled in a way that fits with the technology of our times.
We all have to announce our full solidarity with the struggle of those seeking freedom and justice in Syria and translate this sympathy into a clear political vision that supports a peaceful transition to a democratic system of rule that reflects the demands of the Syrian people for freedom.
Pity may represent little more than the impersonal concern which prompts the mailing of a check but true sympathy is the personal concern which demands the giving of one's soul.
Success demands singleness of purpose.
People confuse goodness with weakness. It is weak people not good people (goodness demands strength) who are taken advantage of.
Climbing to the top demands strength whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
Life only demands from you the strength that you possess. Only one feat is possible not to run away.
Only one who devotes himself to a cause with his whole strength and soul can be a true master. For this reason mastery demands all of a person.
Unless we abandon elements which resemble a police state we can't meet the demands of being a modern society.