The super-rich watch each other like envious owls, to see who's got a slightly better loafer, a pullover made from some even more absurdly endangered fur. They will go to any lengths to find the best tailors.
The London police have discovered that the best way to neuter demonstrations is not to move everyone on, or disperse troublemakers, but hold them close, cordon them into a diminishing space for hours and hours, as a sort of arbitrary al fresco arrest.
Being able to afford everything you desire is not, by any means, the worst thing that can happen to you. But, depressingly, and more profoundly, neither is it the best.
Golf is so popular simply because it is the best game in the world at which to be bad.
All the best stories are but one story in reality - the story of escape. It is the only thing which interests us all and at all times, how to escape.
My goal? To test out every diet and exercise regimen on planet earth and figure out which work best. I sweated, I cooked, I learned to pole dance. In the end, I lost weight, lowered my cholesterol and doubled my energy level. I feel better than I ever have.
The best we can do, to paraphrase Pollan, is to eat whole foods, mostly plants, and not too much.
The best are the ones built without controversy, when the owner, the architect, and the builder work together.
I think that if you can't be loyal to the Church, it's best to get out.
Look at the sky. We are not alone. The whole universe is friendly to us and conspires only to give the best to those who dream and work.