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Better have failed in the high aim, as I, Than vulgarly in the low aim succeed As, God be thanked! I do not.
The very aim and end of our institutions is just this: that we may think what we like and say what we think.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
You can only have one aim per debate.
I don't aim to offend.
We should aim for our children to be good people, and to live ethical lives that manifest concern for others as well as for themselves.
Providence has nothing good or high in store for one who does not resolutely aim at something high or good. A purpose is the eternal condition of success.
Psychologists really aim to be scientists, white-coat stuff, with elaborate statistics, running experiments.
I aim to direct as much as I act at some point in time.
Certainly, light fiction exists and encompasses mysteries or second-class romance novels, books that are read on the beach, whose only aim is to entertain. These books are not concerned with style or creativity - instead they are successful because they are repetitive and follow a template that readers enjoy.
At a time when we aim to accelerate our efforts to achieve the Millennium Development Goals and define a bold agenda for the period beyond 2015, the role of charity can and should grow. U.N. bodies such as the U.N. Volunteers Programme and UNICEF offer venues for people across the world to get involved.
A terrorist is one who kills innocents for the pursuit of a political aim.
I never really worked in Hollywood. Some American producers came to Europe to shoot films with me, so it's a different situation... It was not my aim.
Heterosexuality is dangerous. It tempts you to aim at a perfect duality of desire.
A sight game is that I am hurt, but I aim to make you believe I am not even hurt, and with this confidence appearing on my face, I don't panic, otherwise your opponent will know that you are hurt. That's the whole art game in boxing.
My aim is to create the perfect dress!
I don't aim for perfection. But I do want to try and come up with something interesting.
My aim is to change people's perceptions of what a hat can look like in the 21st century.
The aim of my life is the overthrow of monarchy.
'Rozabal' was theological while 'Chanakya' is political. Unlike 'Rozabal,' which was about research, the aim of 'Chanakya' is plot, plot, plot, which carries the character. The common DNA, of course, is history.
Well, marriage is a very important part of our culture and our society. If we want to have a hopeful and decent society, we ought to aim for the ideal.
It is a governing principle of nature, that the agency which can produce most good, when perverted from its proper aim, is most productive of evil.
James F. Cooper
That's what Google taught me. Aim higher. Udacity is my playground - to radically experiment and find out. I've seen the light.
When we rehearse, we're always trying to aim for something else. But we never quite succeed in getting there.
I'd love to do something with Kelly Clarkson because she's been a monumental influence on me. I love how she handles her celebrity. She's not in the tabloids a lot but everyone knows and respects her because she's got an amazing voice. That's something I aim towards.
I make my films because I'm affected by a situation, by something that makes me want to reflect on it, that lends itself to an artistic reflection. I always aim to look directly at what I'm dealing with. I think it's a task of dramatic art to confront us with things that in the entertainment industry are usually swept under the rug.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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