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I always joke with people that having nephews is the best birth control there is.
New York State is giant and has some of the most beautiful landscape on the Eastern seaboard. There is so much history in New York State, from the Erie Canal to the Catskills, the birth of American stand-up comedy.
Information design has been around since the 1970s. Pioneers like Yale University design guru Edward Tufte and design agency Pentagram have long known and used its power. But now with the rise of the Internet, it's having something of a second birth.
When life is victorious, there is birth; when it is thwarted, there is death. A warrior is always engaged in a life-and-death struggle for Peace.
From birth, man carries the weight of gravity on his shoulders. He is bolted to earth. But man has only to sink beneath the surface and he is free.
Jacques Yves Cousteau
Isn't it the moment of most profound doubt that gives birth to new certainties? Perhaps hopelessness is the very soil that nourishes human hope; perhaps one could never find sense in life without first experiencing its absurdity.
It was the rainbow gave thee birth, and left thee all her lovely hues.
W. H. Davies
Never lend your car to anyone to whom you have given birth.
Vickie Lynn Hogan is my birth certificate's name.
Anna Nicole Smith
Feeling angry is a universal human phenomenon. It is as basic as feeling hungry, lonely, loving, or tired. The capacity to feel angry and to respond in some way to that feeling is in us from birth.
Theodore Isaac Rubin
A certificate of live birth is not the same thing by any stretch of the imagination as a birth certificate.
Our birth is but a sleep and a forgetting. Not in entire forgetfulness, and not in utter nakedness, but trailing clouds of glory do we come.
Between our birth and death we may touch understanding, As a moth brushes a window with its wing.
Egypt gave birth to what later would become known as 'Western Civilization,' long before the greatness of Greece and Rome.
John Henrik Clarke
Somehow liberals have been unable to acquire from life what conservatives seem to be endowed with at birth: namely, a healthy skepticism of the powers of government agencies to do good.
Daniel Patrick Moynihan
Isn't it true that the fault of birth rests somewhat on the child? I believe it's we who led our parents on to bear us, and it's our unborn children who make our flesh itch.
T. E. Lawrence
Hope is like a harebell trembling from its birth.
Hunger and malnutrition have devastating consequences for children and have been linked to low birth weight and birth defects, obesity, mental and physical health problems, and poorer educational outcomes.
Marian Wright Edelman
Too many people use abortion as a form of birth control. And that's very wrong. I could never, ever have an abortion.
I'm not saying my mother didn't like me, but she kept looking for loopholes in my birth certificate.
Most people's historical perspective begins with the day of their birth.
Prevention of birth is a precipitation of murder.
Bureaucracy gives birth to itself and then expects maternity benefits.
There are a lot of good arguments for birth control, but as far as terminating a life that has already come into existence, I haven't found any.
Nothing is so galling to a people not broken in from the birth as a paternal, or, in other words, a meddling government, a government which tells them what to read, and say, and eat, and drink and wear.
Thomas Babington Macaulay
That is the great mistake about the affections. It is not the rise and fall of empires, the birth and death of kings, or the marching of armies that move them most. When they answer from their depths, it is to the domestic joys and tragedies of life.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Leonardo da Vinci
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Be gentle to all and stern with yourself.
Saint Teresa of Avila
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