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All anger is not sinful, because some degree of it, and on some occasions, is inevitable. But it becomes sinful and contradicts the rule of Scripture when it is conceived upon slight and inadequate provocation, and when it continues long.
I'm embarrassed every time I look a teacher in the eye, because we ask them to do so much for so little.
What happens when you have great grief in your life is the arteries of that heart begins to spasms down, just literally squeezes down like this because you're feeling the tension of your life and then the heart muscle itself will also begin - to get stressed out.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.
Your body tells you what it needs, and if you sleep past your alarm on a Saturday morning, it's probably because you need the sleep.
I have to ask Allah's forgiveness and not get angry, because they come to me out of love, and it's not fitting that I should turn to them in hatred.
Abdul Qadeer Khan
I am aware that a philosopher's ideas are not subject to the judgment of ordinary persons, because it is his endeavour to seek the truth in all things, to the extent permitted to human reason by God.
The beautiful seems right by force of beauty, and the feeble wrong because of weakness.
I never appreciated 'positive heroes' in literature. They are almost always cliches, copies of copies, until the model is exhausted. I prefer perplexity, doubt, uncertainty, not just because it provides a more 'productive' literary raw material, but because that is the way we humans really are.
I have great expectations for the future, because the past was highly overrated.
I know some people say it's not the best to work with your family, but I have never understood that because it's always worked so well for me.
People often become actresses because of something they dislike about themselves: They pretend they are someone else.
Sergio Leone was a big influence on me because of the spaghetti westerns.
It's very important that every movie I do makes money because I want the people that had the faith in me to get their money back.
I'm not a Hollywood basher because enough good movies come out of the Hollywood system every year to justify its existence, without any apologies.
If there is something magic about the collaborations I have with actors it's because I put the character first.
Trying to manage diabetes is hard because if you don't, there are consequences you'll have to deal with later in life.
Ultimately, because I'm an artist, I can't ever consider myself a nihilist, so I suppose I'm optimistic.
My dad loves what I do and I support my parents financially because they didn't have a job that gave them a pension.
I often hear them accuse Israel of Judaizing Jerusalem. That's like accusing America of Americanizing Washington, or the British of Anglicizing London. You know why we're called 'Jews'? Because we come from Judea.
The breakdown of the black community, in order to maintain slavery, began with the breakdown of the black family. Men and women were not legally allowed to get married because you couldn't have that kind of love. It might get in the way of the economics of slavery. Your children could be taken from you and literally sold down the river.
I never look forward, because I have no idea about how any of it happened to getting here. I've no idea how the next five years are going to be.
Time, which wears down and diminishes all things, augments and increases good deeds, because a good turn liberally offered to a reasonable man grows continually through noble thought and memory.
I don't believe I'll ever get credit for anything I do in foreign affairs, no matter how successful it is, because I didn't go to Harvard.
Lyndon B. Johnson
The only reason I don't want to commit adultery is because I love my wife and I love my lord.
The terrorists are fighting freedom with all their cunning and cruelty because freedom is their greatest fear - and they should be afraid, because freedom is on the march.
George W. Bush
Natural gas is hemispheric. I like to call it hemispheric in nature because it is a product that we can find in our neighborhoods.
George W. Bush
Riding a race bike is an art - a thing that you do because you feel something inside.
I don't want to be wondering about how skinny I am, wondering what I'm going to eat because I don't want to gain and I want to look hot and young, always and forever.
Because hypocrisy stinks in the nostrils one is likely to rate it as a more powerful agent for destruction than it is.
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