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When I went to law school, which after all was back in the dark ages, we never looked beyond our borders for precedents. As a state court judge, it never would have occurred to me to do so, and when I got to the Supreme Court, it was very much the same. We just didn't do it.
Sandra Day O'Connor
I have a controversial opinion about evil, because I don't believe evil exists. I believe that actions are dark and destructive but I don't believe evil is a thing. I believe it's a by-product of man's fear and desperation.
I think it's almost an indulgence to focus on the dark side of things. And as you get older, you want to focus on the positive.
That whole environment was just incompatible with my beliefs and my personality. It was a dark time for me.
I'm part of the tribe who have said goodbye to one parent and are feeling a sense of responsibility for the one who remains - in my case, my mother. How do I make her time smoother, happier? How do I try to ease her, a widow, away from the dark well of grief without dishonoring the necessity of that grief?
What you do with it and things like that, but I basically chose this after I read it because I thought it was different and funny and unique and dark - things that I like to do.
Virtually all of Darfur's six million residents are Muslim, and, because of decades of intermarriage, almost everyone has dark skin and African features.
I'm very into dark colors. I try to rock the dark against the ghost white skin as much as humanly possible.
I try to get myself up and moving as early as possible. Optimum is to be on the treadmill while it is still dark outside.
Death is staring too long into the burning sun and the relief of entering a cool, dark room.
Whatever I write, no matter how gray or dark the subject matter, it's still going to be a comic novel.
I want to know what dark matter and dark energy are comprised of. They remain a mystery, a complete mystery. No one is any closer to solving the problem than when these two things were discovered.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
By the mid-17th century, telescopes had improved enough to make visible the seasonally growing and shrinking polar ice caps on Mars, and features such as Syrtis Major, a dark patch thought to be a shallow sea.
An age is called Dark not because the light fails to shine, but because people refuse to see it.
James A. Michener
My father never kissed me, hugged me or told me that he loved me. As my only living parent, he became the filter through which I saw myself, the possibilities for my life, the world and all men. He was a conflicted and dark filter.
The light from the sun breaks through space, bathing our planet as it encircles the sun with life-giving warmth and light. Without the sun, there could be no life on this planet; it would be forever barren, cold, and dark.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
I happen to still like really dark, dramatic, fractured characters. They're the reason I got into movies.
I want to do work that has a message and casts a light over an area that's dark. But I'm fun and jovial, too.
I just hope that theaters remain. I think there's something very wonderful about getting into a dark room with a bunch of people. There's something cool about that. Brings us all together in one room where we can experience all those emotions.
I made a record in 1996 called 'Animal Rights' that was a very difficult, very dark punk-rock record. Of all the records I've made, it's my favorite one. It's also the one that got the worst reviews and sold the worst.
I'm not a particularly dark individual. I have my moments, it's true, but I do have a sense of humor.
Prague is a dark place.
Cities have always been the fireplaces of civilization, whence light and heat radiated out into the dark.
You don't always have to sing dark things to be thoughtful.
My deep dark secret is that I was a nerd in school. I liked the theater. I liked to study. I wasn't very good at sports.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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