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To be a feminist is to be alive.
I acknowledge the privilege of being alive in a human body at this moment, endowed with senses, memories, emotions, thoughts, and the space of mind in its wisdom aspect.
It'll keep you alive for another 10 years if you get yourself a laugh once a day: either provoke it, or look around in the wildest laboratory in the world, the public.
I'm half alive but I feel mostly dead.
When I was teaching in the 1960s in Boston, there was a great deal of hope in the air. Martin Luther King Jr. was alive, Malcolm X was alive; great, great leaders were emerging from the southern freedom movement.
The fact to which we have got to cling, as to a lifebelt, is that it is possible to be a normal decent person and yet be fully alive.
I'm in a weird band. We've done very well. The American Dream is alive and well.
I think it takes a lot of trickery to keep up with the media and its perception of you. I don't know if I have it in me most of the time to care. The music is made first, and the interviews or photos to keep it alive come later as a necessary evil, I suppose.
The men have piled up in my past, have fallen trenchantly through my life, like an avalanche that doesn't mean to kill but is going to bury me alive just the same.
What I've always said is that I'm opposed to institutional racism, and I would've, had I've been alive at the time, I think, had the courage to march with Martin Luther King to overturn institutional racism, and I see no place in our society for institutional racism.
Having long suspected that there was something alive in there, running the place, separate from everything else, absolutely individual and independent, we've celebrated by giving it a real name. My self.
We've seen in the last half century an incredible shift. This is just an extraordinary time to be alive.
Neale Donald Walsch
I'm the only American alive or dead who presided unhappily over the removal of a vice president and a president.
For me, art is about learning and about living with people. It's alive.
We really teach ourselves. If you want to learn, you will always find someone to learn from, be they dead or alive, great or unknown. You learn from everything you see and hear around you - if you are willing to pay attention.
It is so easy to forget that this is good that we're alive. We should be enjoying this gift of being alive.
I figure if my kids are alive at the end of the day, I've done my job.
Our ancestors always thought of the worst thing that could happen, and that's why we're alive.
Exercise is amazing, from the inside out. I feel so alive and have more energy.
While I have felt lonely many times in my life, the oddest feeling of all was after my mother, Lucille, died. My father had already died, but I always had some attachment to our big family while she was alive. It seems strange to say now that I felt so lonely, yet I did.
Properly, we should read for power. Man reading should be man intensely alive. The book should be a ball of light in one's hand.
I feel great, very healthy and alive and really happy that I can remember yesterday and I can remember the day before.
All of us have moments in our childhood where we come alive for the first time. And we go back to those moments and think, This is when I became myself.
I'm just observing the world. I was born into it, like you were, and then I found out there were some really disturbing aspects to being alive, like the fact that you weren't going to be alive forever - that bothered me.
While we all could agree that the Zionist ideal is alive and well, there is serious doubt whether the Zionist movement can be said to be an ongoing proposition, fragmented as its components are in ideology and in practice.
A museum has to renew its collection to be alive, but that does not mean we give on important old works.
I'm lucky to be alive.
The first sign of corruption in a society that is still alive is that the end justifies the means.
Our lives are to be used and thus to be lived as fully as possible, and truly it seems that we are never so alive as when we concern ourselves with other people.
Stories have always been the things that entertain me and make me feel happy and sad and move me and give me the experience of being able to live many lives in one lifetime. It's the best thing about being alive.
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