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Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
But Apple really beats to a different drummer. I used to say that Apple should be the Sony of this business, but in reality, I think Apple should be the Apple of this business.
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
Pale Death beats equally at the poor man's gate and at the palaces of kings.
Being right half the time beats being half-right all the time.
Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.
Let a man who has to make his fortune in life remember this maxim: Attacking is the only secret. Dare and the world yields, or if it beats you sometimes, dare it again and you will succeed.
William Makepeace Thackeray
Because the heart beats under a covering of hair, of fur, feathers, or wings, it is, for that reason, to be of no account?
As long as I'm in great shape, nobody beats me, for sure.
Playing well with others is important - not being too flashy, just keeping good time and of course coming up with cool beats. A good snare drum, kick drum, high hat. Just getting good at the hand feet coordination.
A hot dog at the game beats roast beef at the Ritz.
True, a little learning is a dangerous thing, but it still beats total ignorance.
I'm trying to open up my range and really sing more. With The Fugees initially, and even with 'Miseducation,' it was very hip-hop - always a singing over beats. I don't think people have really heard me sing out. So if I do record again, perhaps it will have an expanded context. Where people can hear a bit more.
Winning isn't everything, but it beats anything in second place.
William C. Bryant
I don't do this for the money, I don't do it for record sales, I don't really care about that, I just want to make beats.
Schizophrenia beats dining alone.
I'm a competitor and a very proud man. If a guy beats me once, he'll have to do it again to make me believe him.
Sugar Ray Leonard
My father used to sing to me in my mother's womb. I think I can name about any tune in two beats.
Biology always beats will power.
Worm or beetle - drought or tempest - on a farmer's land may fall, Each is loaded full o' ruin, but a mortgage beats 'em all.
It's a fundamental, social attitude that the 1% supports symphonies and operas and doesn't support Johnny learning to program hip-hop beats. When I put it like that, it sounds like, 'Well, yeah,' but you start to think, 'Why not, though?' What makes one more valuable than another?
Conquest is the missionary of valor, and the hard impact of military virtues beats meanness out of the world.
I used to do the beat box. A friend of mine, he was the rapper and after, we'd be doing a block party or something or a house party, and he's gettin' all the attention and I'd end up with a handful of spit, you know, from doing the beats.
Now a slave is not 'held' by any legal contract, obligation, duty, or authority, which the laws will enforce. He is 'held' only by brute force. One person beats another until the latter will obey him, work for him, if he require it, or do nothing if he require it.
But I love singing live. Nothing beats the feeling of going out on stage and going, 'I can really sing.'
A lot of the music that you listen to now is because of the things that the Meters did, the Neville Brothers did, and they're there, the guys who invented those beats that the guys sample today. Such an enormous opportunity.
Harry Connick, Jr.
I'm no politician. I'm an historian who has learned through a lifetime of studying that nothing in the world beats universal education.
Everything the Beats stood for was the opposite of the dominant culture today.
Anytime I sing the anthem, it is an honor and my heart beats out of my chest.
We're living in a world where Google beats Gallup.
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