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In some ways, I always thought you're better off behaving like a rock star when you're a normal person. Because if you do it as a rock star, you'll end up in the papers and your life will be made a misery.
You don't tell people who disagree with you they'd be better off somewhere else. And you don't reduce them to stereotypes; you address them as fully formed people worthy of respect. You try to persuade them.
I also eat fruit instead of drinking juices. That's something I've read up on. I think that if you drink a lot of fruit juice you take in way too much sugar. You'd be better off eating a bunch of strawberries or apples.
See how many are better off than you are, but consider how many are worse.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
The No. 1 issue in the Hispanic American community is 'How do I leave my children better off than myself?
If you're playing baseball and thinking about managing, you're crazy. You'd be better off thinking about being an owner.
People would be a lot better off if they'd enjoy being single.
That thought process that somehow other people have to be worse off in order for you to be better off does not work. People get on boats people jump fences to get away from that kind of thought process.
Experience has everywhere shown us, and especially in the Philippines, that the classes which are better off have always been addicted to peace and order because they live comparatively better and may be the losers in civil disturbances.
Words let us say the things we want to say and also things we would be better off not having said. They let us know the things we need to know, and also things we wish we didn't.
When I was a younger actor, I would try to keep it serious all day. But I have found, later on, that the lighter I am about things when I'm going to do a big scene that's dramatic and takes a lot out of you, the better off I am when I come to it.
You want to know whether we're better off? I've got a little bumper sticker for you: Osama bin Laden is dead and General Motors is alive. Osama bin Laden is dead and General Motors is alive! Osama bin Laden is dead and General Motors is alive!
When people talk of the economy being strong, they don't seem to feel that they, too, are better off.
The more cynical you become, the better off you'll be.
Who today is willing to say that Texas and California and the remainder of the Southwest would be better off if they were governed by Mexico?
Being called a traitor by Dick Cheney is the highest honor you can give an American, and the more panicked talk we hear from people like him... the better off we all are.
The world would be better off with multiple superpowers. When Communist USSR was a superpower, the world was better off.
You are so much better off on your own than with the wrong person.
The Great Spirit will not make me suffer because I am ignorant. He will put me in a place where I shall be better off than in this world.
You're better off being a brick layer if you're going to play guitar than a sheet metal worker.
We would all be better off if we loved God and loved each other.
The U.N. is worse than disaster. The U.N. creates conflicts. Look at the disgraceful U.N. Human Rights Council: It transmits norms which are harmful, anti-liberty and anti-Semitic, among other things. The world would be better off in its absence.
People always say things like, Oh, well, he was suffering so much that he was better off dying. But that's not true. You're always better off living.
Part of what is wrong with the view of American imperialism is that it is antithetical to our interests. We are better off when people are governing themselves. I'm sure there is some guy that will tell you that philosophy is no different from the Roman Empire's. Well, it is fundamentally different.
I've never been anywhere in my life like it and I only really noticed it when I returned to Los Angeles and then Berlin. Everybody is much better off in these places, there is not poverty like in Cuba, but everybody complains about things.
Leonardo da Vinci
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