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Edwin Louis Cole Marriage may be the closest thing to Heaven or Hell any of us will know on this earth.
William Butler Yeats I balanced all, brought all to mind, the years to come seemed waste of breath, a waste of breath the years behind, in balance with this life, this death.
Mary Wollstonecraft Learn from me, if not by my precepts, then by my example, how dangerous is the pursuit of knowledge and how much happier is that man who believes his native town to be the world than he who aspires to be greater than his nature will allow.
Jon Meacham The bringing-about of order is the first and fundamental task of government. We accept limits on our rights for the sake of a larger social compact all the time.
Clive Owen I'd like to do a film which is funny.
Ted Williams God gets you to the plate, but once your there your on your own.
Joseph Campbell Myths are public dreams, dreams are private myths.
Herbert Kaufman Failure is only postponed success as long as courage 'coaches' ambition. The habit of persistence is the habit of victory.
Thomas Hardy The value of old age depends upon the person who reaches it. To some men of early performance it is useless. To others, who are late to develop, it just enables them to finish the job.
Theodore Roosevelt The things that will destroy America are prosperity-at-any-price, peace-at-any-price, safety-first instead of duty-first, the love of soft living, and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
George Horace Lorimer It's good to have money and the things that money can buy, but it's good, too, to check up once in a while and make sure that you haven't lost the things that money can't buy.
Franz Schubert Every night when I go to bed, I hope that I may never wake again, and every morning renews my grief.
Andrew Jackson The duty of government is to leave commerce to its own capital and credit as well as all other branches of business, protecting all in their legal pursuits, granting exclusive privileges to none.
Steve Jobs I'll always stay connected with Apple. I hope that throughout my life I'll sort of have the thread of my life and the thread of Apple weave in and out of each other, like a tapestry. There may be a few years when I'm not there, but I'll always come back.
Dave Winfield Everyone has a breaking point, turning point, stress point, the game is permeated with it. The fans don't see it because we make it look so efficient. But internally, for a guy to be successful, you have to be like a clock spring, wound but not loose at the same time.
H. L. Mencken Strike an average between what a woman thinks of her husband a month before she marries him and what she thinks of him a year afterward, and you will have the truth about him.
Kate Bosworth My parents were amazing and wonderful, but there was a lot of pressure to do my best and in every way possible.
Aung San Suu Kyi I don't think you can work on feelings in politics, apart from anything else, political change can come very unexpectedly, sometimes overnight when you least expect it.
Napoleon Bonaparte War is the business of barbarians.
Margaret Fuller Today a reader, tomorrow a leader.
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