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Laura Linney Traits like humility, courage, and empathy are easily overlooked - but it's immensely important to find them in your closest relationships.
Robert Kennedy There are those who look at things the way they are, and ask why... I dream of things that never were, and ask why not?
Bethenny Frankel I have to be in a relationship where I can say what I feel even if it's wrong - so we can work through it.
Chanakya As long as your body is healthy and under control and death is distant, try to save your soul when death is immanent what can you do?
Frank Zappa Music, in performance, is a type of sculpture. The air in the performance is sculpted into something.
John Jewel The word of God is full of sad and grave counsel, full of the knowledge of God, of examples of virtues, and of correction of vices, of the end of this life, and of the life to come.
Katherine Jenkins I have such happy memories of performing in a choir and I don't think I'd have got where I am today without all that experience. So my advice to young singers is to either join your school or church's choir or find one in your local area. Choral music at any level teaches you so much about musicians...
Aesop Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
Edward Gibbon Beauty is an outward gift which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused.
Charles Kingsley It is only the great hearted who can be true friends. The mean and cowardly, Can never know what true friendship means.
Mahatma Gandhi Morality is contraband in war.
Jimmy Smith My mom would have liked it that I patterned myself more after Jimmy Reed.
Lee Iacocca Start with good people, lay out the rules, communicate with your employees, motivate them and reward them. If you do all those things effectively, you can't miss.
Kemal Ataturk A nation devoid of art and artists cannot have a full existence.
Michael Nutter In Philadelphia, our public safety, poverty reduction, health and economic development all start with education. We can't grow the middle class if we don't give our kids the tools they need to innovate and invent.
Travis Barker I need protein from food rather than just protein supplements. I changed my diet.
Dido Armstrong In fact, I'd just like to own something. Everyone thinks I'm glamorous, rich and famous but all I've got is some recording equipment and a battered old BMW.
Justin Timberlake The best part about being alone is that you really don't have to answer to anybody. You do what you want.
Jake Roberts Jake Roberts has a hard enough time being Jake Roberts. The truth is a brutal thing, I just hope that the kids take the time to learn about each of the wrestlers in the game, and if the kids can learn from our mistakes, that would make me a happy man.
Marc Wallice But nobody is listening to those points. They are just listening to the gossip which is saying that I knew I was positive for all these years because I had a faked test a few years ago.

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