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Through humor, you can soften some of the worst blows that life delivers. And once you find laughter, no matter how painful your situation might be, you can survive it.
When life is too easy for us, we must beware or we may not be ready to meet the blows which sooner or later come to everyone, rich or poor.
It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade.
Anger is a wind which blows out the lamp of the mind.
Robert Green Ingersoll
Live as brave men; and if fortune is adverse, front its blows with brave hearts.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
For me, winning isn't something that happens suddenly on the field when the whistle blows and the crowds roar. Winning is something that builds physically and mentally every day that you train and every night that you dream.
To me the meanest flower that blows can give thoughts that do often lie too deep for tears.
This is the culture you're raising your kids in. Don't be surprised if it blows up in your face.
Human misery must somewhere have a stop; there is no wind that always blows a storm.
Be as a tower firmly set; Shakes not its top for any blast that blows.
Palestine is the cement that holds the Arab world together, or it is the explosive that blows it apart.
Though the dungeon, the scourge, and the executioner be absent, the guilty mind can apply the goad and scorch with blows.
In America all too few blows are struck into flesh. We kill the spirit here, we are experts at that. We use psychic bullets and kill each other cell by cell.
Worldly fame is but a breath of wind that blows now this way, and now that, and changes name as it changes direction.
The main prank that we play with props is for people's birthdays. The special effects people will put a little explosive in the cake so it blows up in their face - that's always fun to play on a guest star, or one of the trainees or someone who's new.
Good actions are a guard against the blows of adversity.
A straw vote only shows which way the hot air blows.
You blows who you is.
God, he deals you blows that at sometimes you think you can't handle and in the last year there have been things that we thought we couldn't handle but we've dealt with it up until this point.
One bites into the brass mouthpiece of his wooden cudgel, and the other blows his cheeks out on a French horn. Do you call that Art?
Whatever tears one may shed, in the end one always blows one's nose.
The rules of suspense are that you do know, and you just don't know when. In the Hitchcock rules of suspense, you are supposed to know that there is a bomb on the bus that might blow up, and then it becomes very tense - but if you don't know that there's a bomb and it just blows up, then it's just a surprise.
Gus Van Sant
No, I've always been impressed with the tremendous resilience of the American economy. I think over the years, over the decades, it's demonstrated this tremendous ability to take severe body blows, if you will, and bounce back.
It's weird that the world sees modeling as a negative. It just blows my mind how many people think that because I was a model, I think I'm pretty and that I can use my looks to get ahead. I'm not pretty!
Most people want to become movie stars and I just want to be in the business. I already was a star. If I get the part of a lifetime and it blows up, then that's wonderful. But if the acting doesn't work, fine. I'll just be a producer. And if the producing doesn't work, fine. I've got a lot of other stuff.
It blows my mind the way Frank Miller can write.
Now when the two armies met, many and fierce were the combats waged between them, and blows were given and received, and swords flashed and showers of arrows descended on all sides.
It just blows me away that I am on, I don't know what generation of fans.
I mean if you put all of your eggs in one basket, boy, and that thing blows up you've got a real problem.
Sometimes words are harder than blows.
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