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Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.
I can forgive, but I cannot forget, is only another way of saying, I will not forgive. Forgiveness ought to be like a cancelled note - torn in two, and burned up, so that it never can be shown against one.
Henry Ward Beecher
I remember when the candle shop burned down. Everyone stood around singing 'Happy Birthday.'
Every burned book enlightens the world.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is a curious sensation: the sort of pain that goes mercifully beyond our powers of feeling. When your heart is broken, your boats are burned: nothing matters any more. It is the end of happiness and the beginning of peace.
George Bernard Shaw
The time I burned my guitar it was like a sacrifice. You sacrifice the things you love. I love my guitar.
What progress we are making. In the Middle Ages they would have burned me. Now they are content with burning my books.
I burned out on AIDS and did no AIDS work for a couple of years. I was so angry that people were still getting this disease that nobody can give you - you have to go out and get it!
All my games were political games; I was, like Joan of Arc, perpetually being burned at the stake.
When I retire I'm going to spend my evenings by the fireplace going through those boxes. There are things in there that ought to be burned.
Richard M. Nixon
The moon is brighter since the barn burned.
I burned out my drawing hand by using it too much. The common word for it is writer's cramp. The fancy words for it are focal dystonia. The symptom in my case was a pinky finger that went spastic when I tried to draw.
Guys ask me, don't I get burned out? How can you get burned out doing something you love? I ask you, have you ever got tired of kissing a pretty girl?
I got the nickname Spitfire for a reason - I burned inside to play volleyball.
The banks are not lending, at least from what I see. They were so wild and reckless back in the good times that they got burned terribly.
Britain, which in the years immediately before this war was rapidly losing such democratic virtues as it possessed, is now being bombed and burned into democracy.
J. B. Priestley
Whenever books are burned, men also in the end are burned.
For years the league has thought I've been on drugs. I would have burned out a long time ago if that was true.
These critics who crucify me do not guess the littlest part of my sincerity. They must be burned in a blaze. I cannot learn from them.
History is full of people who went to prison or were burned at the stake for proclaiming their ideas. Society has always defended itself.
If one commits the act of sodomy with a cow, an ewe, or a camel, their urine and their excrements become impure, and even their milk may no longer be consumed. The animal must then be killed and as quickly as possible and burned.
I was pretty burned out in '85 and was getting - starting to get into some issues.
I'm pretty good at remaining calm during an emergency. My house burned down when I was 12, which made me really pragmatic about what needed to be done. But I can be bad in that I compartmentalize a lot of emotions and push them away to deal with them at a later date.
Working with Tracy Morgan on '30 Rock' is really great. I love Tracy. He's wonderful. Well, until his fish tank caught fire - his apartment burned up and flooded my apartment. We live in the same building, but I'm eight floors below him and we had to evacuate.
It can be hard for the cute girl. I was blond, cute, broke. I was beat up. I was thrown inside lockers. I was burned with cigarettes. My hair was lit on fire.
I'm a terrible cook. I am not allowed to go in the kitchen anymore after I almost burned down the apartment in New York.
A little wanton money, which burned out the bottom of his purse.
I beg you not to resort to demonstrations, for they have become nothing but burned paper.
Muqtada al Sadr
You get more churches burned down in the United States in the last two years than in the last hundred, because of the lack of understanding of culture and diversity and the beauty of it.
Edward James Olmos
When I was in college, my parents' house burned down, and took a lot of the possessions I'd grown up with. That's probably one thing that made me realize material stuff is not really that important.
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