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I've never not appeared in front of a live audience for any longer period than a month or two.
I don't see any reason for marriage when there is divorce.
I feel like an outsider, and I always will feel like one. I've always felt that I wasn't a member of any particular group.
Any great warrior is also a scholar, and a poet, and an artist.
I think any celebrity that adopts a child from a third world country is a fool.
I don't want to be a silly temptress. I cannot see any sense in getting dressed up and doing nothing but tempting men in pictures.
Look what venison does to a goofy guitar player from Detroit? I'm going to be 54 this year and if I had any more energy I'd scare you.
I want to tell any young girl out there who's a geek, I was a really serious geek in high school. It works out. Study harder.
It's very easy to go through your whole life and never really get anything done or have any real meaningful interactions or relationships. All of a sudden you're dead, and I'm going to say that's got to be a letdown.
Any man who makes a speech more than six times a year is bound to repeat himself, not because he has little to say, but because he wants applause and the old stuff gets it.
This party will not take its position based on public opinion polls. We will not take a stand based on focus groups. We will not take a stand based on phone-in shows or householder surveys or any other vagaries of pubic opinion.
Evil report carries further than any applause.
The truth has never been of any real value to any human being - it is a symbol for mathematicians and philosophers to pursue. In human relations kindness and lies are worth a thousand truths.
I've been singing properly every day since I was about fifteen or sixteen, and I have never had any problems with my voice, ever. I've had a sore throat here and there, had a cold and sung through it, but that day it just went while I was onstage in Paris during a radio show. It was literally like someone had pulled a curtain over it.
My body doesn't have any rhythm, you know. I've got quite good rhythm when I'm singing but my feet are very much two left feet.
Who, except the gods, can live time through forever without any pain?
Nip the shoots of arbitrary power in the bud, is the only maxim which can ever preserve the liberties of any people.
John Quincy Adams
Just being a Negro doesn't qualify you to understand the race situation any more than being sick makes you an expert on medicine.
Fame is hollow. It amplifies what is there. If there is any self-doubt, or hatred, or lack of ability to connect with people, fame will magnify it.
There's no down time any more.
Respect for another man's opinion is worthy. It is the realization that any opinion is valuable, for it is the sign of a rational being.
Name any name and then remember everybody you ever knew who bore that name. Are they all alike. I think so.
Byrne's Law: In any electrical circuit, appliances and wiring will burn out to protect fuses.
A friend told me that teenage girls are always looking for someone to pin their dreams on. That doesn't make it any less weird though.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
If I did not have my work, I would not have any life.
I was kicked out of school because of my attitude. I was not assimilating. So I went to work, taking any jobs I could get.
I think young people should have a lot of fun. But I never seem to have any.
I hate politics. It's slimy. Any job where people pander for votes, I don't like. The country has gotten so partisan that if you're not on my side, you're the enemy. The only thing I ever try to support is a third party, like Unity08. We need more parties and more choice.
But, I don't think any arranger should ever write a drum part for a drummer because if a drummer can't create his own Interpretation of the chart and he plays everything that's written, he becomes mechanical; he has no freedom.
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