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Sentence first, verdict afterwards.
I was in my thirteenth year when I heard a voice from God to help me govern my conduct. And the first time I was very much afraid.
Joan of Arc
The first kiss I had was the most disgusting thing in my life. The girl injected about a pound of saliva into my mouth, and when I walked away I had to spit it all out.
The day I got my first letter from a fan, I felt like I'd been touched by an angel.
I extend my deepest gratitude to our Armed Forces and first responders serving both at home and abroad in the war against terrorism.
My extravagance is my garden - it's the first thing I look at every morning when I wake up. It gives me so much pleasure.
I'm really passionate about pantomime because it is often the first introduction for a child to theatre, and if that child has a great experience at a pantomime they will continue to come year after year.
'Kiss Land' is the story after 'Trilogy'; it's pretty much the second chapter of my life. The narrative takes place after my first flight; it's very foreign, very Asian-inspired. When people ask me, 'Why Japan?' I simply tell them it's the furthest I've ever been from home. It really is a different planet.
We're more popular than Jesus now; I don't know which will go first, rock 'n' roll or Christianity.
Anyone who tries to make a distinction between education and entertainment doesn't know the first thing about either.
Be content with your lot; one cannot be first in everything.
Look at the coded language the Right is using against President Barack Obama. Openly calling him a liar in Congress, saying he is 'not a Christian, he was not born here, he is not one of us.' That makes addressing such issues trickier for the first African-American in the White House.
I was the first person to have a punk rock hairstyle.
The first thing that an architect must do is to sense that every building you build is a world of its own, and that this world of its own serves an institution.
New flood maps in many states have raised the estimation of flood risks along rivers, streams and oceans, adding many properties to flood zones for the first time.
It is critical that parents and other trusted adults initiate conversations with kids about underage drinking well in advance of the first time they are faced with a decision regarding alcohol.
We must always remember with gratitude and admiration the first sailors who steered their vessels through storms and mists, and increased our knowledge of the lands of ice in the South.
At 25, I was in the audience of my first professional speaker, Bob Bales. His presentation got my attention. I had never seen anyone having so much fun 'at work' and getting paid for it!
No woman marries for money; they are all clever enough, before marrying a millionaire, to fall in love with him first.
Prosperity is necessarily the first theme of a political campaign.
Wars spring from unseen and generally insignificant causes, the first outbreak being often but an explosion of anger.
Clinton's attempt to socialize healthcare was the second most disgusting thing he did in the oval office. I can't remember was the first thing was.
Accursed be he that first invented war.
You're not a bad parent if you don't save for your kid's college because instead you had to choose to feed them and clothe them. Those things come first. They can go to school and do this thing called 'work' while they're in school.
The most important decision I've made in business? The choices of people I have around me. When I first started I brought everybody with me, my homies from the neighborhood, criminals. I just said, 'Come on everybody, we made it.' Then I had to realize we didn't make it. I made it.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
C. S. Lewis
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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