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I wanted to write music, and cook, and play cards, and have a nice time.
Richard Rodney Bennett
I have my cards read every time I pass a tarot-reader booth. I would be so embarrassed to have one of those 900 numbers appear on my phone bill, because I don't know how I would explain it to my business manager. It would almost be like saying, 'Okay, I'm white trash.'
They're pushing credit cards. They don't take Visa, but they do take American Express, or they don't take this one, but they take that one, or you'd better bring this one, or if you forget who you are, look on your credit card; it will be there.
Some people with awful cards can be successful because of how they deal with the tragedies they're handed, and that seems courageous to me.
I always carry prayer cards to St. Jude and St. Martha with me.
Life may unfold chronologically for the body and for bureaucracies that keep track of such things as births, marriages, deaths, visas, tax returns, expulsions, and identity cards, but memory does not play this game in quite the same way, always manages to confound the desire for tidiness.
A world without war is not in the cards.
Martin Van Creveld
That D.C. grand jury investigation of Abramoff can't go on forever. Eventually the lawyers at the Public Integrity Section will go to their bosses with some decisions about just who they want to indict. That's when Al Gonzales will have to show his cards.
Joshua Micah Marshall
I know a baseball star who wouldn't report the theft of his wife's credit cards because the thief spends less than she does.
You know, it was just another presentation of my work, and a funny one, because the cards are quite different from the normal Tarot deck, no?
H. R. Giger
Average Americans are going to win this, not me. And not just your organization, not just the providers of health care, but the American people are going to cause this to happen. But they have to keep sending those cards and letters.
Everyone can get a little sloppy with cash and it's smart to notice. But what's squeezing you is the big stuff you ladle onto your credit cards.
Jane Bryant Quinn
I was brought up with psychics and tarot cards. My mum was always told I was going to be in a boy band and be famous as a singer.
I don't carry a wallet. I keep my cards in my pocket and cash in my boots.
She and my uncle were very sociable and would have a lot of people over at night to play cards or whatever. The high spot of those evenings was when we kids got dressed up to do a skit or something to amuse the guests. I loved it.
You want 21 percent risk free? Pay off your credit cards.
Look, nobody is ever exactly the same as anybody else. You're handed the cards you are for a particular reason, so you follow that path and see where it takes you.
We have now seen that there is no particle of evidence for the Egyptian origin of Tarot cards.
Arthur E. Waite
If I'm playing cards for pennies, I want to win.
In these negotiations we are not a helpless object, although great world powers are involved. We play an active role and try to influence our destiny; we have our own trump cards and we use them.
The one thing I missed was never having children. It just wasn't in the cards, I guess.
The bizarre world of cards is a world of pure power politics where rewards and punishments are meted out immediately.
A deck of cards is built like the purest of hierarchies, with every card a master to those below it, a lackey to those above it.
You can't go around the theatres handing out cards saying, 'It isn't my fault'. You go onto the next one.
Films like 'Bond' fund training schemes for film technicians of the future, and working on films themselves provides a great training ground for budding directors and cinematographers. If there's no money there for films to be made, it's like a house of cards, it all comes tumbling down.
A manager has his cards dealt to him and he must play them.
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