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Most people do not pray; they only beg.
George Bernard Shaw
I beg you be persuaded that no one would be more zealous than myself to establish effectual barriers against the horrors of spiritual tyranny, and every species of religious persecution.
Dear Lord; we beg but one boon more: Peace in the hearts of all men living, peace in the whole world this Thanksgiving.
If you catch me saying 'I am a serious actor,' I beg you to slap me.
Since when has the world of computer software design been about what people want? This is a simple question of evolution. The day is quickly coming when every knee will bow down to a silicon fist, and you will all beg your binary gods for mercy.
The law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich as well as the poor to sleep under bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.
Only strength can cooperate. Weakness can only beg.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Sometimes I put on a ski mask and dress in old clothes, go out on the streets and beg for quarters.
Junk is the ideal product... the ultimate merchandise. No sales talk necessary. The client will crawl through a sewer and beg to buy.
William S. Burroughs
The poor have to labour in the face of the majestic equality of the law, which forbids the rich as well as the poor to sleep under bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.
Trying to get the talk show, looking back on it, we had to beg a lot of station managers to pick up the show because people thought no one would watch it because I'm openly gay.
To be obliged to beg our daily happiness from others bespeaks a more lamentable poverty than that of him who begs his daily bread.
Charles Caleb Colton
I beg you to speak of Woman as you do of the Negro, speak of her as a human being, as a citizen of the United States, as a half of the people in whose hands lies the destiny of this Nation.
Susan B. Anthony
If there is anyone here whom I have not insulted, I beg his pardon.
I beg to present you as a Christmas gift the city of Savannah.
William Tecumseh Sherman
There is not a soul who does not have to beg alms of another, either a smile, a handshake, or a fond eye.
Create your own method. Don't depend slavishly on mine. Make up something that will work for you! But keep breaking traditions, I beg you.
I beg you take courage; the brave soul can mend even disaster.
Catherine the Great
You couldn't beg, borrow, or steal a job in 1931, 1932... it was really tough.
I beg Osama to stop warring. He is a Muslim, and Islam means peace. Nobody wins in a war... I wish I were tapped in the problem about Iraq. I knew Saddam enough that I could have talked him into surrendering. But it's too late.
I wanted to be a child actor so bad that every day I'd beg my parents if I could audition, but my mom said, 'Not until you can drive yourself to auditions.'
I want to do exactly what I want to do. I'd rather gamble on the box office than beg for a grant.
I beg you, look for the words 'social justice' or 'economic justice' on your church Web site. If you find it, run as fast as you can. Social justice and economic justice, they are code words.
Our ministry is debt free and we have not had to beg or plead for finances.
I beg of you... never assume an inner or an outer pose, never a disguise.
There's something very visceral about watching people beg for money. It's powerful.
I beg people not to accept the seasonal ritual of well-timed charity on Christmas Eve. It's blasphemy.
I would I could stand on a busy corner, hat in hand, and beg people to throw me all their wasted hours.
The administration says, then, there are no downsides or upsides to treating terrorists like civilian criminal defendants, but a lot of us would beg to differ.
Whatsoever we beg of God, let us also work for it.
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