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There are times when we must sink to the bottom of our misery to understand truth, just as we must descend to the bottom of a well to see the stars in broad daylight.
If Everton were playing down the bottom of my garden, I'd draw the curtains.
My aunt used to call me light bulb head because my head is small at the bottom and bigger at the top. But it was a term of endearment.
For me, acting was always a way to explore emotions - to dip into the well and really try to reach rock bottom down there. That was the most exciting part of it. I hadn't found anything that really allowed me to do that until I came upon acting.
I had always planned to make a large painting of the early spring, when the first leaves are at the bottom of the trees, and they seem to float in space in a wonderful way. But the arrival of spring can't be done in one picture.
When you're average, you're just as close to the bottom as you are the top.
Alfred North Whitehead
If you're going to win games, you're going to have to come up with the big hits. That's the bottom line.
Do the best you can in every task, no matter how unimportant it may seem at the time. No one learns more about a problem than the person at the bottom.
Sandra Day O'Connor
The bottom line is that musicians love to make music and always will.
I always felt I was scraping the bottom of the barrel trying to get a song together.
Everyone has a rock bottom.
All the years I coached, we sent a card to every professor for each kid I had, and I was able to keep track on a daily basis who cut class or who was dropping a grade average. What I did was bring that kid in at 5:00 in the morning, and he would run the stairs from the bottom to the top until I told him to quit.
People who reach the top of the tree are only those who haven't got the qualifications to detain them at the bottom.
If a few companies were less greedy, the people at the bottom woud have a lot more.
I hit rock bottom, but thank God my bottom wasn't death.
Stevie Ray Vaughan
As a child. I grew up on a small farm, so I did a lot of drawings of animals, chickens and people. At the bottom of every page, I'd put a strange scribble. I was emulating adult handwriting, though I didn't actually know how to write.
Joyce Carol Oates
I think the bottom of the totem pole is African-American women, or women of colour. I think they get the least opportunities in Hollywood.
Bottom line, your body is a temple, and you have to treat it that way. That's how God designed it.
The bottom line is, I'm blessed with good health. On top of that, I don't go around thinking 'Oh, I'm 90, I better do this or I better do that.' I'm just Betty. I'm the same Betty that I've always been. Take it or leave it.
I'm from the bottom, I understand what it's like to have and to not have. My perception on giving is to put yourself in those people's shoes and go from there. So that's what I did.
So he said 'I'm going to chop off the bottom of one of your trouser legs and put it in a library.' I thought 'That's a turn-up for the books.'
Most people read poetry listening for echoes because the echoes are familiar to them. They wade through it the way a boy wades through water, feeling with his toes for the bottom: The echoes are the bottom.
All my life, as down an abyss without a bottom. I have been pouring van loads of information into that vacancy of oblivion I call my mind.
Logan Pearsall Smith
The worst time was 1983. Love and life and everything went wrong. I reached absolute rock bottom. I saw the Minotaur at the bottom of the abyss. I learnt of the harshness of the world and its impartiality to human failure.
I'm sure there's a right way and there's a wrong way. The bottom line is you have to do what you think is right.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
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