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The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
Like most sensible people, you probably lost interest in modern art about the time that Julian Schnabel was painting broken pieces of the crockery that his wife had thrown at him for painting broken pieces of crockery instead of painting the bathroom and hall.
P. J. O'Rourke
The path of social advancement is, and must be, strewn with broken friendships.
H. G. Wells
On the earth the broken arcs; in the heaven a perfect round.
Truth always originates in a minority of one, and every custom begins as a broken precedent.
If you've got to my age, you've probably had your heart broken many times. So it's not that difficult to unpack a bit of grief from some little corner of your heart and cry over it.
I've had my heart broken one too many times.
I don't write songs about a specific, elusive thing. I write about love, and everyone knows what it is like to have your heart broken.
We've all fallen, but at the same time we're not broken. There is the hint that we are going to get up again.
I think relationships are broken up because of the media.
It changes you a little bit every time you either break someone's heart or get your heart broken.
Many well-meaning intelligent people have argued since the May 17, 1954, decision of the United States Supreme Court outlawing segregation in the public schools that communication between the races has broken down.
Benjamin E. Mays
You know, at the end of the day, the only thing you have is trust and honor in this world. That's all you have. All you have is your reputation built on trust and your personal honor. When you don't have that anymore, well, you know, there you go. Trust was broken.
Guys don't adapt as well as women do to getting their heart broken for the first time. It's tragic.
Let's remember the children who come from broken homes, surrounded by crime, drugs, temptation, their peers having babies out of wedlock, but who still manage to get a good education despite the many obstacles they face every day.
I know what it's like to have a broken heart. I know what it's like to feel pain: When my songs don't become hits, it breaks my heart. There are a million ways to break a heart. I can relate.
But this emphasis would be lavished in vain, if it served, in your opinion, only to abstract a general type from phenomena whose particularity in our work would remain the essential thing for you, and whose original arrangement could be broken up only artificially.
It's amazing that more people have climbed Mount Everest than have broken the 4-minute mile.
The tennis ball doesn't know how old I am. The ball doesn't know if I'm a man or a woman or if I come from a communist country or not. Sport has always broken down these barriers.
We tend to think of divorced or complicated families as a modern invention, and that is not at all true. You only have to read the Greek myths to see broken homes, widows, divorce, stepchildren, children trying to get along with new parents.
I wouldn't mind having my heart broken because it would mean that I had that much feeling connected to somebody. And that would be really great.
The attacks of which I have been the object have broken the spring of life in me... People don't realize what it feels like to be constantly insulted.
India's great economic boom, the arrival of the Internet and outsourcing, have broken the wall between provincial India and the world.
It is any day better to stand erect with a broken and bandaged head then to crawl on one's belly, in order to be able to save one's head.
All men are tempted. There is no man that lives that can't be broken down, provided it is the right temptation, put in the right spot.
Henry Ward Beecher
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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