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Norman Douglas You can construct the character of a man and his age not only from what he does and says, but from what he fails to say and do.
Friedrich Nietzsche In music the passions enjoy themselves.
Chuck Hagel The Israeli people must be free to live in peace and security.
Jane Campion I think that the romantic impulse is in all of us and that sometimes we live it for a short time, but it's not part of a sensible way of living. It's a heroic path and it generally ends dangerously. I treasure it in the sense that I believe it's a path of great courage. It can also be the path of th...
Mark Shields There is always strength in numbers. The more individuals or organizations that you can rally to your cause, the better.
Ben Affleck Not that it entirely matters: There is a perception that all actors make their movies. A lot of people assume you're responsible. George Clooney told me actors get all of the blame and all the credit.
Estelle Getty Age does not bring you wisdom, age brings you wrinkles.
Jerry Costello Through these adversities, Israel has endured with continued strength, conviction, and faith.
Marquis de Sade Happiness lies neither in vice nor in virtue but in the manner we appreciate the one and the other, and the choice we make pursuant to our individual organization.
Mattie Stepanek Even though the future seems far away, it is actually beginning right now.
Will Rogers The worst thing that happens to you may be the best thing for you if you don't let it get the best of you.
Francesca Annis I consulted a Chinese herbalist and spent two weeks on an island off the coast of Zanzibar. I was away from any kind of contemporary technology.
Colin Powell Leadership is solving problems. The day soldiers stop bringing you their problems is the day you have stopped leading them. They have either lost confidence that you can help or concluded you do not care. Either case is a failure of leadership.
Fidel Castro They talk about the failure of socialism but where is the success of capitalism in Africa, Asia and Latin America?
James Thurber The past is an old armchair in the attic, the present an ominous ticking sound, and the future is anybody's guess.
Jamie Campbell Bower You know, Johnny Depp has always been a massive inspiration for me and he's somebody who has produced an incredible amount of work, and every single piece that he does is amazing.
Katherine Anne Porter The real sin against life is to abuse and destroy beauty, even one's own even more, one's own, for that has been put in our care and we are responsible for its well-being.
Lasse Hallstrom It was important on The Shipping News to have my house far enough away from each location so I had this time in the morning to think about my shots and still remain open to surprises once I got to the set.
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