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Within one's own family, money is not the measure of things, unless the person is an absolute Scrooge. Only the most extreme kind of monster would put a price on everything.
I went through absolute stress and mayhem. I couldn't go out, because people were constantly on my back all the time.
There has to be absolute trust between the tiger and its master, but its master must be the master - there must be no mistake about that.
Death is an absolute mystery. We are all vulnerable to it, it's what makes life interesting and suspenseful.
The people who illegally cross into the country are from countries that have very close ties to al Qaeda, whether it's Yemen or Afghanistan, Pakistan, China. It is an absolute national disgrace.
Nothing is absolute in security.
When it comes to meat, change is almost always cast as an absolute. You are a vegetarian or you are not.
Jonathan Safran Foer
Most writers flinch at the thought of being completely honest about themselves. So absolute honesty is what marks the true modern.
J. G. Ballard
I am not a politician, and I will never be, and I say that with absolute conviction.
I don't think I have spiritual beliefs in the structured sense - but I believe in the absolute necessity of spirit and a healthy spiritual life. It grew inside me by itself, which is surely the very nature of spirit, and instinctively I protected and nourished it. I also absorbed spirituality by osmosis.
I married somebody half my age, and everybody thought I was crazy, but she is just an absolute angel.
Dick Van Dyke
To survive in a profession like this, you have to have absolute discipline and commitment, and I did not quite have it for musical theater.
But I find the best things I do, I do when I'm trying to avoid doing something else I'm supposed to be doing. You know, you're working on something. You get bugged, or you lose your enthusiasm or something. So you turn to something else with an absolute vengeance.
When I wrote 'Dear Fatty,' I realised that sitting and writing alone is an absolute joy.
I don't believe in an America where the separation of church and state is absolute. The idea that the church can have no influence or no involvement in the operation of the state is absolutely antithetical to the objectives and vision of our country.
The natural enmity between leaver and left is like the absolute, immediate and always shifting hostility between driver and pedestrian.
So long as the New Testament served to decipher the Old, it was taken as an absolute norm.
I used to think that each phase of life was the end. But now that my view on life is more or less fixed, I believe that change is a great thing. In fact, it's the only real absolute in the world.
I don't have fights with actors. In absolute honesty, I've never fought with any actor ever.
When people say 'What are underground comics?' I think the best way you can define them is just the absolute freedom involved... we didn't have anyone standing over us.
Do you know what absolute happiness is? For me, it is to wake up my kids in the morning - these little pieces of innocence - to wake them and find they're so happy to see me! It is unequivocal love, no question about it.
When the women's movement started in the 1960s, there was a vision of a future where women didn't wear makeup or worry about how their hair looked, and everybody wore sensible, comfortable clothes. It ran into an absolute brick wall.
It's always performing for me. I write and I record so I can perform. It all ties to that. I've done it since I was a little kid. That's my absolute rush, is playing for different people every night, bringing something else to the table they've never seen.
If you ask any great player or great quarterback, there's a certain inner confidence that you're as good as anybody. But you can't say who is the absolute best. To be considered is special in itself.
I've turned down millions of dollars to go on reality TV. It's an absolute no-go.
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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