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My definition of an educated man is the fellow who knows the right thing to do at the time it has to be done. You can be sincere and still be stupid.
The definition of a stupid thing is something that if you do everything right, you still get hurt. Fire-eating and love are stupid things.
That is the true definition of sin; when knowing right you do the lower, ah, then you sin. Where there is no knowledge, sin is not present.
Turkey's solidarity with Hamas is not, of course, based on Arab nationalism, which as a non-Arab nation it does not support. It is instead based on a definition of the Mideast conflict as one between Jews and Muslims, precisely the position of Osama bin Laden and al Qaeda.
Any rule, not existing in the nature of things, or that is not permanent, universal and inflexible in its application, is no law, according to any correct definition of the term law.
I think maybe even one of the reasons I became an actor was actually to hide. I mean, it sounds paradoxical because, of course, people are standing up in a public place and encouraging other people to look at them. So that's not the conventional definition of hiding.
The fancy that extraterrestrial life is by definition of a higher order than our own is one that soothes all children, and many writers.
Politicians as a class are dangerous, that people who are seeking power over us are not, by definition, our friends.
A definition of poetry can only determine what poetry should be and not what poetry actually was and is; otherwise the most concise formula would be: Poetry is that which at some time and some place was thus named.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
My definition of an executive's job is brief and to the point. It is simply this: Getting things done through other people.
James Cash Penney
Liberals subscribe to the new flexible, pluralistic definition of the family; their defense of families carries no conviction.
I think you may see again a rise at the federal government level for a - a call for the federal constitutional amendment, because people want to make sure that this definition of marriage remains secure, because after all, the family is the fundamental unit of government.
I don't have a mentor in the strict definition. I take as much advice and inspiration as I can from the people I am close to.
Well, you know, the definition of second marriage is the triumph of hope over experience.
Compassion comes from a choice and not the liberal definition of a choice - the choice to say I can do with a little less so my brother can have a little more.
I've given birth to five babies and I breastfed every single one of these babies. To think that government has to go out and buy my breast pump for my babies. You wanna talk about the nanny state? I think we just got the new definition of a nanny.
My definition of a 'friend' is, coming from Chicago, someone who says, 'Yeah, sure. You know what? Let's talk about what we can talk about. Let's help each other out. Your politics are none of my business.'
What's wrong with hip-hop is the system that controls the definition of it. There needs to be more balance on the airwaves.
Our lifestyle, our wildlife, our land and our water remain critical to our definition of Wyoming and to our economic future.
The mobile world is very closed and proprietary just by definition.
Horror by definition is the emotion of pure revulsion. Terror of the same standard, is that of fearful anticipation.
We don't consider black, urban films as 'indies,' though many of them are shot for under $10 million which is kind of the definition of an indie.
Evil, by definition, is that which endangers the good, and the good is what we perceive as a value.
If you look up the definition of news in the dictionary, it isn't what you watch on TV.
It's time for male leaders to not only ask for binders of qualified women, but to re-write the definition of 'qualified.' The best man for the job, may in fact, be a woman, whose biography is not traditional, but is rich with experiences and skills that are not necessarily learned either in school or on the job.
Madeleine M. Kunin
The philistine provides the best definition of art. Anything that makes him rage is first class.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Leonardo da Vinci
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