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It is amazing how nice people are to you when they know you're going away.
Medicine sometimes snatches away health, sometimes gives it.
Pop music has been exhausted. The innocence has been exhausted. I think we've lost the ability to be blown away by music.
The magician and the politician have much in common: they both have to draw our attention away from what they are really doing.
Run away from laziness; work hard. Touch intuition and listen to the heart, not marketing directors. Dream.
Managing is like holding a dove in your hand. Squeeze too hard and you kill it, not hard enough and it flies away.
The sculptor produces the beautiful statue by chipping away such parts of the marble block as are not needed - it is a process of elimination.
What we call wisdom is the result of all the wisdom of past ages. Our best institutions are like young trees growing upon the roots of the old trunks that have crumbled away.
Henry Ward Beecher
Every day you spend drifting away from your goals is a waste not only of that day, but also of the additional day it takes to regain lost ground.
No problem is too big to run away from.
Charles M. Schulz
A guided missile corrects its trajectory as it flies, homing in, say, on the heat of a jet plane's exhaust. A great improvement on a simple ballistic shell, it still cannot discriminate particular targets. It could not zero in on a designated New York skyscraper if launched from as far away as Boston.
On balance, I am a supporter of the minimum wage going up. We've got to be very careful what we wish for because some employers - and there could be a lot of them - will be scared away from hiring new people or creating incremental hours for part-time people as a result of that wage going up.
It's important to just kind of get away from your sport until you miss it. It's about taking time to enjoy other aspects of life or learn new things. It helps rejuvenate.
Some countries have more water than others - some can afford to use clean water to flush their poop away, and some can't.
Once you create a loyal customer base, it's tough for a competitor to take that away.
It is the artist who realizes that there is a supreme force above him and works gladly away as a small apprentice under God's heaven.
The Lord can give, and the Lord can take away. I might be herding sheep next year.
So we really need jobs now. We have to take jobs away from other countries because other countries are taking our jobs. There is practically not a country that does business with the United States that isn't making - let's call it a very big profit. I mean China is going to make $300 billion on us at least this year.
I get an urge, like a pregnant elephant, to go away and give birth to a book.
There is no contradiction between effective law enforcement and respect for civil and human rights. Dr. King did not stir us to move for our civil rights to have them taken away in these kinds of fashions.
Whenever I feel like I'm getting too far away from where I need to be, I think about my sons and the legacy I have to leave for them - and it always brings me back to reality.
I used to get a shiver if I thought about holding balloons, because I was scared of floating away.
All the work that I do, whether or not it ends up being commercially successful or not, feels like the most important thing to me while I'm doing it. I try to take something away from every project, and so they all feel like milestones for one reason or another.
Michael Ian Black
I lived in a small town. It was 2,000 people in Canada. A little river that went through it and we swam in the - you know, there was a lot of water around. Niagara Falls was about four or five miles away.
Without sharks, you take away the apex predator of the ocean, and you destroy the entire food chain.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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