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William Hazlitt A nickname is the heaviest stone that the devil can throw at a man. It is a bugbear to the imagination, and, though we do not believe in it, it still haunts our apprehensions.
Salma Hayek I noticed in the past, a lot of guys who like strong women, they really freak out if you're not strong 24/7. Or they complain about you being strong, then the moment you're not strong, they're like, 'Oh, no, no, no.'
Soren Kierkegaard If I am capable of grasping God objectively, I do not believe, but precisely because I cannot do this I must believe.
John Sergeant Wise And let me tell you, you boys of America, that there is no higher inspiration to any man to be a good man, a good citizen, and a good son, brother, or father, than the knowledge that you come from honest blood.
Jack Kerouac Mankind is like dogs, not gods - as long as you don't get mad they'll bite you - but stay mad and you'll never be bitten. Dogs don't respect humility and sorrow.
Herodotus He is the best man who, when making his plans, fears and reflects on everything that can happen to him, but in the moment of action is bold.
Judy Garland I can live without money, but I cannot live without love.
Ronald Reagan History teaches that war begins when governments believe the price of aggression is cheap.
Tiger Woods The Masters is where I won my first major, and I view this tournament with great respect. After a long and necessary time away from the game, I feel like I'm ready to start my season at Augusta.
John Fisher My mission, I guess, has always been the kind of world where lesbian and gay people can celebrate who we are with equal freedom, dignity, and respect.
Thomas Jefferson A wise and frugal Government, which shall restrain men from injuring one another, which shall leave them otherwise free to regulate their own pursuits of industry and improvement, and shall not take from the mouth of labor the bread it has earned. This is the sum of good government, and this is nece...
Ice T Redemption just means you just make a change in your life and you try to do right, versus what you were doing, which was wrong.
Muhammad Iqbal When truth has no burning, then it is philosophy, when it gets burning from the heart, it becomes poetry.
Lewis Mumford A day spent without the sight or sound of beauty, the contemplation of mystery, or the search of truth or perfection is a poverty-stricken day and a succession of such days is fatal to human life.
Roger Penrose But I think it is a serious issue to wonder about the other platonic absolutes of say beauty and morality.
Hiawatha Instead of a man of peace and love, I have become a man of violence and revenge.
Samuel Adams The liberties of our country, the freedom of our civil constitution, are worth defending against all hazards: And it is our duty to defend them against all attacks.
Jil Sander It may sound ambitious, but I really hope that modern design will spread all around the globe.
Alan Perlis In computing, turning the obvious into the useful is a living definition of the word 'frustration'.
Kurt Masur The message of music was also the first thing what I learned from my first teacher. She was an organist too and she was very devoted to what she played, so she had a respect for every piece and she felt that she is not allowed to add something of her own.
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