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I'd visually have that idea. I'm diving off the end of the diving board. I'm not going to be worried about if I'm going to dive into a jellyfish or the water's going to be too cold or the boys are going to beat me. I'm just doing it. And if I do it, it's a good chance I'll make it.
America can't beat anyone anymore.
We're picking on people we can beat.
I hadn't realized until I covered the police beat just how seedy crime is.
I'm so proud to be on a Kate Bush record; she's always marched to the beat of her own drum.
It's a little bit of a 'if you can't beat 'em - join 'em' mentality for me when I think about Twitter.
If you have your eye set on somebody, don't beat around the bush.
Life creates new heroes, and new heroes always find it easiest to beat up on the previous heroes.
I was a kid who got picked on in school and got beat up by popular, athletic soccer-type people.
Nobody's gonna beat Taylor Swift in a fan-voted thing. And nobody should, by the way.
Rather than doing the kind of fact-checking that normally goes with a story, you ran with certain stories for not wanting to get beat. There's a pressure that exists in your profession. I would be surprised in any honest exchange that you say that doesn't exist.
As an actress we don't beat one another. It's whoever's right for the part.
I've never listened to an album once I've finished it. All I hear is what I should've done different. I beat myself up over it.
No one but myself thought I could beat guys like Tommy Hearns or Roberto Duran.
Sugar Ray Leonard
Every time an article is written about me or any of my contemporaries who's had the fortune and discipline to look good at a certain age, I am struck by the tone of astonishment, and the certainty that something is being done secretively to beat the devil.
Had Elizabeth Bennet known how wildly Darcy's heart beat for her, 'Pride and Prejudice' would barely have made it into a short story. Their torturously slow-burning romance is a classic example of how men and women still struggle to communicate the most basic of emotions.
We've beat up our umpires. They're now allowed to be human.
That's always the trick with the sequels, is how much do you repeat from the first one. Because we all get bummed out when you go see a sequel and it's beat for beat.
I know there are actors we all want to beat up a little. I think it's important to do whatever it takes, and whatever it takes sometimes involves some physical or mental discipline. There's a lot at stake.
I was very awkward as a kid. I was a square trying to fit into a circle and it never worked for me. The harder I tried, the harder I fell. For some reason I was a real target and I got beat up and called names.
When I was kid, I remember playing 'Vogue' by Madonna over and over and over again. And ah, you know, something about the beat was really cool, and Madonna, visually, was on TV all the time and I thought she was just so beautiful.
It just feels good to beat the world champs to be the world champs.
I coached against Dave the last couple of years, and I was very proud to be the first time a father ever coached against his son. He beat me for 30 minutes the first time and 59 and a half minutes the second time.
This is what I wanted. They tell me that London is the best field in history. I wanted to be part of that. Because everyone will be there it will be a wonderful challenge for me. You can see the best runners, how they look, how they run. For me to beat the best is what counts.
I think my dad's post-presidency, he didn't miss a beat. He didn't get into any kind of 'Woe is me.' He dusted himself off and led an incredible life since 1993.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Leonardo da Vinci
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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