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At the end of the day, you know, love does not happen between two perfect people as much as we would wish.
Through literacy you can begin to see the universe. Through music you can reach anybody. Between the two there is you, unstoppable.
The great difference between voyages rests not with the ships, but with the people you meet on them.
True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.
Miguel de Cervantes
There is as much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth, and that a man giveth himself, as there is between the counsel of a friend and of a flatterer. For there is no such flatterer as is a man's self.
I'm my most creative between 3 and 5 a.m. That's the way I've always been.
Every creator painfully experiences the chasm between his inner vision and its ultimate expression.
Isaac Bashevis Singer
The obvious objections to the execution of Saddam Hussein are valid and well aired. His death will provoke violent strife between Sunni and Shia Muslims, and between Iraqis in general and the American occupation forces.
It is not poverty so much as pretense that harasses a ruined man - the struggle between a proud mind and an empty purse - the keeping up of a hollow show that must soon come to an end.
It is the nature, and the advantage, of strong people that they can bring out the crucial questions and form a clear opinion about them. The weak always have to decide between alternatives that are not their own.
I've been looking at some video clips on YouTube of President Obama - then candidate Obama - going through Iowa making promises. The gap between his promises and his performance is the largest I've seen, well, since the Kardashian wedding and the promise of 'til death do we part.
Very notable was his distinction between coarseness and vulgarity, coarseness, revealing something; vulgarity, concealing something.
E. M. Forster
I think I have to trust that you end up with the person you're supposed to end up with, and that everything in between is there to teach you stuff.
Childhood: the period of human life intermediate between the idiocy of infancy and the folly of youth - two removes from the sin of manhood and three from the remorse of age.
Here is the difference between Dante, Milton, and me. They wrote about hell and never saw the place. I wrote about Chicago after looking the town over for years and years.
The difference between fiction and reality? Fiction has to make sense.
There is no separation between mind and body... Self and other co-arise and fall away all the time.
In England we have come to rely upon a comfortable time-lag of fifty years or a century intervening between the perception that something ought to be done and a serious attempt to do it.
H. G. Wells
The hallmark of our age is the tension between aspirations and sluggish institutions.
John W. Gardner
I like ice hockey, but it's a frustrating game to watch. It's hard to keep your eyes on both the puck and the players and too much time passes between scoring in hockey. There are usually more fights than there are points.
Compassion alone stands apart from the continuous traffic between good and evil proceeding within us.
We will make no distinction between the terrorists who committed these acts and those who harbour them.
George W. Bush
You speak of Lord Byron and me; there is this great difference between us. He describes what he sees I describe what I imagine. Mine is the hardest task.
I spend a lot of time balancing between faith and disbelief.
About the only difference between the poor and the rich, is this, the poor suffer misery, while the rich have to enjoy it.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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