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I think there is choice possible to us at any moment, as long as we live. But there is no sacrifice. There is a choice, and the rest falls away. Second choice does not exist. Beware of those who talk about sacrifice.
Every time a child says I don't believe in fairies there is a fairy somewhere that falls down dead.
J. M. Barrie
But, in addition, there is, all through the tragedy, a constant alternation of rises and falls in this tension or in the emotional pitch of the work, a regular sequence of more exciting and less exciting sections.
Andrew Coyle Bradley
It is a truth universally acknowledged that as soon as one part of your life starts looking up, another falls to pieces.
My favorite comfort food would have be braised beef. You know, beef, slow-cooked in a Dutch oven or in a slow cooker until it falls apart with simple mushrooms, some onions and lots of fresh thyme and garlic.
I love lamb shank. It's my favorite thing. You don't have it in America. It's a younger meat - it just falls off the bone - it's kind of like a roast. I really like blackened cod too.
Have you ever been to Glens Falls? The city limits signs are on the same post.
I like to work a lot with wood. I make furniture that falls apart. I also sew.
I have a 6-year-old, and his thing is to turn on Radio Disney in the car, and I get such an allergic reaction to listening to that music and the context into which it falls. I'm really working on him about that.
Those who have known the famous are publicly debriefed of their memories, knowing as their own dusk falls that they will only be remembered for remembering someone else.
The summer of 1830 I... blasted the tunnel through the rock to take water from the dam above the falls for the mill... In 1831 we lowered the tunnel four feet, and built a new dam across the creek.
I had to experience how someone beside me suddenly falls over and is dead and the bullet has hit him squarely. I had to experience that quite directly. I wanted it. I'm therefore not a pacifist at all - or am I?
Every time you lose an animal, it's like losing a brick from the house. Pretty soon the house just falls down, you know?
I hope to grow up and see myself accepting myself and accepting time going by and everything falls.
But the throat just kind of falls into line once you realize in your head what it is. You got to remember the musicality of a character you're going to do.
I always watch Dean Martin's show... just to see if he falls down.
Those 3,000 jobs in Sioux Falls, based on our population back then in Sioux Falls, would have taken 300,000 jobs in New York City to equal it at Citibank.
If I have a drink in my hand, sometimes it accidentally falls in the direction of the person.
Science sometimes falls short when trying to fathom the depths of our essence - and our inspiration comes from that essence.
Well, first let me say that I think health care reform is important. It has to be a priority. And our system is broken. The Finance Committee bill is the best effort yet, due in large measure to the efforts of my colleague, Olympia Snowe, but it's not there yet. It falls short.
What is buried in the past of one generation falls to the next to claim.
National Socialism stands or falls by its Weltanschauung.
Some of the onus falls on us to make ourselves available for the ball, because we need to play inside-out. That's when we're at our best.
One of the reasons, surely, why women have been credited with less perfect veracity than men is that the burden of conventional falsehood falls chiefly on them.
Katharine Fullerton Gerould
There's got to be structure and great comedy. When you start with that, everything else falls into place.
Well, Barry, it's your film. So if it rises or falls, you're the man.
Not even my excellent training at Juilliard prepared me for my first movie role, where I played a transsexual who falls in love with a military guy in 'Soldier's Girl.'
Obama sounded like Al Gore on global warming. The more the case for man-made warming falls apart, the more hysterical Gore gets about an imminent catastrophe. The more public support his stimulus bill loses, the more Obama embraces fear-mongering.
If you really know... what you want and how to get there, then everything else really falls into place.
Sometimes people damage paintings or sculpture because they love it. They throw their arms around a statue in a fit of hysterical passion and it falls over.
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