Football combines the two worst things about America: it is violence punctuated by committee meetings.
Lady you berefit me of all words, Only my blood speaks to you in my veins, And there is such confusion in my powers.
Absent, adj. Peculiarly exposed to the tooth of detraction; vilifed; hopelessly in the wrong; superseded in the consideration and affection of another.
I have been called a nun with a switchblade where my privacy is concerned. I think there's a point where one says, that's for family, that's for me.
Sometimes, all it takes to change your life is to change your routine.
All women who kill or have sexual obsessions or who are prostitutes have trouble with their fathers.
These are tough times and under this Tory-led government many people in Manchester are suffering and getting left behind. If elected I will use all my energy, skills, experience and knowledge to stand up for our communities and get things done for the better.
I wondered why the head could move so swiftly while the heart dragged its feet.
I like that the art world isn't regulated.
When even one American - who has done nothing wrong - is forced by fear to shut his mind and close his mouth - then all Americans are in peril.
Harry S. Truman
I wish that the people who sing about the deeds of heroes would think about the people who have to clear up after them.
Harvard Medical School, the University of South Florida and the American Psychiatric Association have all conducted studies showing that the earlier one begins gambling, the more likely it is he or she will become an addicted, problem gambler.
Men are disturbed not by things, but by the view which they take of them.
To lose one parent may be regarded as a misfortune; to lose both looks like carelessness.
I guess there is nothing that will get your mind off everything like golf. I have never been depressed enough to take up the game, but they say you get so sore at yourself you forget to hate your enemies.
For, when with beauty we can virtue join, We paint the semblance of a form divine.
A thinker sees his own actions as experiments and questions--as attempts to find out something. Success and failure are for him answers above all.
Unless man is committed to the belief that all mankind are his brothers, then he labors in vain and hypocritically in the vineyards of equality.
No story is the same to us after a lapse of time or rather we who read it are no longer the same interpreters.
I think if you have to pay for your education, you worry very seriously about you're going to do when you've got your degree.
That is why embittered people find heroes and madmen a perennial source of fascination, for they have no fear of life or death. Both heroes and madmen are indifferent to danger and will forge ahead regardless of what other people say.
The Holocaust was an obscene period in our nation's history. I mean in this century's history. But we all lived in this century. I didn't live in this century.
I knew I'd just done one of the most amazing things that I will ever get a chance to do. Just to be part of a musical that's not your background and to pull it off and to think that we've done something that's really special.
I'm trying to cut down a little on eating, on sodium, keep my blood pressure down, which is tough. Because I love food! I do, but it's unfair how everything that's bad for you tastes so good, and all the good stuff, veggies and green things, doesn't match up.
Impartial - unable to perceive any promise of personal advantage from espousing either side of a controversy.
Never, never, never, never give up.
You never know what the future brings.
As we must account for every idle word, so must we account for every idle silence.
One mind can think only of its own questions; it rarely surprises itself.
Orson Scott Card
Apply yourself. Get all the education you can, but then, by God, do something. Don't just stand there, make it happen.
What people want, above all, is order.
Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.
The government of Israel doesn't like the kinds of things I say, which puts them into the same category as every other government in the world.
Morgan has the artist's mind; he says the simple things that clever people don't say; I find him the best of critics for that reason. Suddenly out comes the obvious thing that one has overlooked.
Anybody who thinks talk is cheap should get some legal advice.
Franklin P. Jones
My father was the guy on the block who said hi to everyone.
As long as a man stands in his own way, everything seems to be in his way.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
I have no right, by anything I do or say, to demean a human being in his own eyes. What matters is not what I think of him it is what he thinks of himself. To undermine a man's self-respect is a sin.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all others because you were born in it.
George Bernard Shaw
I observe that a very large portion of the human race does not believe in God and suffers no visible punishment in consequence. And if there were a God, I think it very unlikely that he would have such an uneasy vanity as to be offended by those who
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