• Noun: an indefinite quantity of something having a specified value; example: "10 dollars worth of gasoline"
• Noun: the quality that renders something desirable or valuable or useful
• Noun: French couturier (born in England) regarded as the founder of Parisian haute couture; noted for introducing the bustle (1825-1895)
• Adj: having sufficient worth; examples: "an idea worth considering", "a cause deserving or meriting support", "the deserving poor" (often used ironically"
• Adj: having a specified value; examples: "not worth his salt", "worth her weight in gold"
Will they attack us? Yes. Will they smear our backgrounds and distort our records? Undoubtedly. Will they lie about us, harass our families, namecall to try to intimidate us? They will. There's nothing safe about it. But is it worth it? Well, let me ask you. Is freedom worth it? Is America worth it?
Land is the only thing in the world that amounts to anything, for 'Tis the only thing in this world that lasts, 'Tis the only thing worth working for, worth fighting for - worth dying for.
Poor is the man who does not know his own intrinsic worth and tends to measure everything by relative value. A man of financial wealth who values himself by his financial net worth is poorer than a poor man who values himself by his intrinsic self worth.
If nature were not beautiful, it would not be worth knowing, and if nature were not worth knowing, life would not be worth living.
I think the Space Shuttle is worth one billion dollars a launch. I think that it is worth two billion dollars for what it does. I think the Shuttle is worth it for the work it does.
There are many things worth living for, a few things worth dying for, and nothing worth killing for.
Worth seeing? Yes; but not worth going to see.
Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly.
My motto in life is, 'If anything is worth doing, it's worth overdoing.'
If you would not be forgotten as soon as you are dead, either write something worth reading or do things worth writing.
A book worth reading is worth buying.
We should not say that one man's hour is worth another man's hour, but rather that one man during an hour is worth just as much as another man during an hour. Time is everything, man is nothing: he is at the most time's carcass.
Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.
I've always followed the rule that anything worth doing is worth doing excessively.
For myself, for a long time... maybe I felt inauthentic or something, I felt like my voice wasn't worth hearing, and I think everyone's voice is worth hearing. So if you've got something to say, say it from the rooftops.
Anything worth doing is worth overdoing.
The secret of the truly successful, I believe, is that they learned very early in life how not to be busy. They saw through that adage, repeated to me so often in childhood, that anything worth doing is worth doing well.
There are four questions of value in life... What is sacred? Of what is the spirit made? What is worth living for, and what is worth dying for? The answer to each is the same. Only love.
Stay away from drugs. They're not worth it. I've tried, but there's none of them that's worth it.
A lot of good has come from drugs. I think 'Penny Lane' is worth 10 dead kids. Dark Side of the Moon is worth 100 dead kids. Because a lot of kids wouldn't even be born if it weren't for that album, so it evens out.