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You can compromise between good, better, and best, and you can compromise between bad and worse and terrible. But you can't compromise between good and evil. And now people look at the other side as a completely different kind of animal and say, 'They are taking the country down the road to purgatory.' It's complete intolerance.
If you're sitting in your minivan, playing your computer animated films for your children in the back seat, is it the animation that's entertaining you as you drive and listen? No, it's the storytelling. That's why we put so much importance on story. No amount of great animation will save a bad story.
Comedy comes from a place of hurt. Charlie Chaplin was starving and broke in London, and that's where he got his character 'the tramp' from. It's a bad situation that he transformed into comedic one.
If I know you're very good in music, I can predict with just about zero accuracy whether you're going to be good or bad in other things.
I can be impatient. But I don't think it's always a bad habit. Sometimes a little impatience can be a good thing. It keeps you motivated.
Laughter is not a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is the best ending for one.
Henry Ward Beecher
We exaggerate misfortune and happiness alike. We are never as bad off or as happy as we say we are.
Honore de Balzac
He who laughs has not yet heard the bad news.
I don't think I'm bad for people. If I did think I was bad for people, I would go back to driving a truck, and I really mean this.
There's good random, and there's bad random. There's good silly and there's bad silly, and you've gotta know the difference.
The best way to avoid a bad action is by doing a good one, for there is no difficulty in the world like that of trying to do nothing.
The banking collapse was caused, more than anything, by bad government policy and the total failure of bad regulation, rather than by greed.
All our talents increase in the using, and every faculty, both good and bad, strengthens by exercise: therefore, if you choose to use the bad, or those which tend to evil till they become your masters, and neglect the good till they dwindle away, you have only yourself to blame.
Many things have been said about what happened, but I don't know either. Maybe someday. One thing I'm sure of is that all the things that have happened to me, good and bad, happy and sad, have made me what I am today.
There aren't many poster children for cool angst. Everybody thinks it's cool if you're the bad girl.
In Hollywood there's a great openness, almost a voracious appetite for new people. In England there's a great suspicion of the new. In cultural terms, that can be a good thing, but when you're trying to break into the film industry, it's definitely a bad thing.
What people tend to forget is the journey that I had getting to Formula One. There were plenty of years where I had to learn about losing and having bad races.
Bad as was being shot by some of our own troops in the battle of the Wilderness, - that was an honest mistake, one of the accidents of war, - being shot at, since the war, by many officers, was worse.
It's true, Christmas can feel like a lot of work, particularly for mothers. But when you look back on all the Christmases in your life, you'll find you've created family traditions and lasting memories. Those memories, good and bad, are really what help to keep a family together over the long haul.
A bad man is the sort who weeps every time he speaks of a good woman.
H. L. Mencken
The human wish to credit good things as miraculous and to charge bad things to another account is apparently universal.
I have a lot of bad days.
The worst evils which mankind has ever had to endure were inflicted by bad governments.
Ludwig von Mises
I tend to think that cricket is the greatest thing that God ever created on earth - certainly greater than sex, although sex isn't too bad either.
Terms like 'good' and 'bad' are extremely simplistic in what is a far more complex situation.
William Arthur Ward
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me.
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