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Rush Limbaugh George W. Bush attended the intelligence briefing every day. Obama has not even attended half of them. He sends surrogates. That to me is significant.
Mandy Patinkin My mom was a great cook and great baker all her life.
Dorothy Day I have long since come to believe that people never mean half of what they say, and that it is best to disregard their talk and judge only their actions.
James Russell Lowell Poetry is something to make us wiser and better, by continually revealing those types of beauty and truth, which God has set in all men's souls.
Curt Schilling Trust me, I have never written a speech in my life, and if I have my way, I never will.
Carlos Castaneda To achieve the mood of a warrior is not a simple matter. It is a revolution. To regard the lion and the water rats and our fellow men as equals is a magnificent act of a warrior's spirit. It takes power to do that.
Otto von Bismarck An appeal to fear never finds an echo in German hearts.
Phyllis George Crafts make us feel rooted, give us a sense of belonging and connect us with our history. Our ancestors used to create these crafts out of necessity, and now we do them for fun, to make money and to express ourselves.
Jerome K. Jerome I like work it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours.
Felix Baumgartner Heroes don't wear diapers. It's just not cool.
Jerry Orbach 'Home Alone' was a movie, not an alibi.
King Abdullah II Today more than ever we need creative minds to address the issues of the age. And one of the most urgent is this: How can humanity know so much, achieve so much, and still fail so many people so badly?
William Hazlitt People of genius do not excel in any profession because they work in it, they work in it because they excel.
Ayelet Waldman Despite the fact that in America we incarcerate more juveniles for life terms than in any other country in the world, the truth is that the vast majority of youth offenders will one day be released. The question is simple and stark. Do we want to help them change or do we want to help them become ev...
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C. S. Lewis Some people feel guilty about their anxieties and regard them as a defect of faith but they are afflictions, not sins. Like all afflictions, they are, if we can so take them, our share in the passion of Christ.
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