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One of the things I want to do that's outside the realm of acting and the arts - although both have their place in this - is ending childhood hunger here in America.
I first got involved with ending world hunger, and I got hip to the facts about it - what a huge problem it was and how it wasn't a matter of not having food or not knowing how to end it, but it was a matter of creating the political will.
A sexual revolution begins with the emancipation of women, who are the chief victims of patriarchy, and also with the ending of homosexual oppression.
If I see an ending, I can work backward.
The historical basis for the gap between the black middle class and underclass shows that ending discrimination, by itself, would not eradicate black poverty and dysfunction. We also need intervention to promulgate a middle-class ethic of success among the poor, while expanding opportunities for economic betterment.
Henry Louis Gates
The mall tour was right off of my second record, before it came out. It was very different. I did an acoustic performance every day in a different mall! One interesting thing I remember is playing 'My Happy Ending' a lot, and that song was so new that I remember getting emotional.
The more irrational of us are worried about the millennium ending - as if a date would really matter.
When Tony was madly in love with me, his relationship with Vanessa Redgrave was ending.
The principle of the endless melody is the perpetual becoming of a music that never had any reason for starting, any more than it has any reason for ending.
I feel like all the songs are little scenes, different angles, of the feelings that come around something ending.
In the theatrical works we love and admire the most, the ending of the drama generally takes place offstage.
Life may not always fall into neat chapters, and you may not always get the satisfying ending you're looking for, but sometimes a good explanation is all the rewrite you need.
I've written 18 books, mostly dealing with issues of social justice, ending racism, feminism, and cultural criticism.
No, come to think of it, I don't think the Cure will end, but I can make up an ending if you want me to.
There's certainly a huge element of luck in me ending up where I've ended up.
I left the ending ambiguous, because that is the way life is.
To assume all the powers is not good for anybody. Power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely. All those experiments have a bad ending.
Intimacies between women often go backwards, beginning in revelations and ending in small talk.
Ending racial discrimination in jury selection can be accomplished only by eliminating peremptory challenges entirely.
I've never done a film before where every single person in the audience knows the ending. I mean suspense, twists are almost impossible these days. People are blogging your endings from their cinema seats.
Far too few designers put any thought into usability, ending up with a great product that's completely inaccessible.
Watergate provides a model case study of the interaction and powers of each of the branches of government. It also is a morality play with a sad and dramatic ending.
Earmarks have become a symbol of a Congress that has broken faith with the people. This earmark ban shows the American people we are listening and we are dead serious about ending business as usual in Washington.
A complete life may be one ending in so full an identification with the oneself that there is no self left to die.
The civil unrest of recent days must come to an end, and the healing process must begin for the future of the community. We will provide assistance both in ending the violence and enabling the healing process in Benton Harbor.
I want an ending that's satisfying. I'm more of a classical writer than a modernist one in that I want the ending to be coherent and feel like an ending. I don't like when it just seems to putter out. I mean, life is chaotic enough.
A hard beginning maketh a good ending.
A novel with a bad middle is a bad book. A bad ending is something I've just gotten in the habit of forgiving.
You want a happy ending, but not such a ridiculous happy ending that it doesn't mean anything to anybody.
I found that I was getting a warm reception for my message of freeing you from the income tax, releasing you from Social Security, ending the insane war on drugs, restoring gun rights, and reducing the federal government to just its constitutional functions.
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