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The biggest break in my career was getting into the Beatles in 1962. The second biggest break since then is getting out of them.
The world is too much with us; late and soon, getting and spending, we lay waste our powers: Little we see in Nature that is ours.
I was at a bar nursing a beer. My nipple was getting quite soggy.
If I don't feel confident about my body, I'm not going to sit at home and feel sorry for myself and not do something about it. It's all about taking action and not being lazy. So you do the work, whether it's fitness or whatever. It's about getting up, motivating yourself and just doing it.
Every time I think that I'm getting old, and gradually going to the grave, something else happens.
I am thrilled - I can't stress that enough - thrilled when I see kids getting active.
Getting talked about is one of the penalties for being pretty, while being above suspicion is about the only compensation for being homely.
An affair now and then is good for a marriage. It adds spice, stops it from getting boring... I ought to know.
There's nothing as exciting as a comeback - seeing someone with dreams, watching them fail, and then getting a second chance.
Since people are going to be living longer and getting older, they'll just have to learn how to be babies longer.
Finding good players is easy. Getting them to play as a team is another story.
I was baptized alongside my mother when I was 8 years old. Since then, I have tried to walk a Christian life. And now that I'm getting older, I realized that I'm walking even closer with my God.
If you have learned how to disagree without being disagreeable, then you have discovered the secrete of getting along - whether it be business, family relations, or life itself.
Some nights it was a melee, literally, where I'd be standing trying to defend myself for what I was doing. People would be screaming at me to do my old act, and getting actually violent and angry at me.
My mother was a professional sick person; she took a lot of pain pills. There are many people like that. It's just how they are used to getting attention. I always remember she's the daughter of alcoholics who'd leave her alone at Christmas time.
But I'm kind of comfortable with getting older because it's better than the other option, which is being dead. So I'll take getting older.
I'm the first to admit this whole salary thing is getting out of control. In the final analysis, it's still about the work.
Observations indicate that the universe is expanding at an ever increasing rate. It will expand forever, getting emptier and darker.
Although the circumstances of our lives may seem very disengaged, with me standing here as the First Lady of the United States of America and you just getting through school, I want you to know we have very much in common. For nothing in my life ever would have predicted that I would be standing here as the first African-American First Lady.
If I ever saw an amputee getting hanged, I'd probably just start calling out letters.
I am getting so far out one day I won't come back at all.
William S. Burroughs
I think getting married gave me a focus. It gave me a focus and direction I want to have in my life. And I think having another person that you make such a purposeful bond with has given me the opportunity to see how that can be with all the other aspects of my life.
'Think simple' as my old master used to say - meaning reduce the whole of its parts into the simplest terms, getting back to first principles.
Frank Lloyd Wright
There are few ways in which a man can be more innocently employed than in getting money.
It is not all bad, this getting old, ripening. After the fruit has got its growth it should juice up and mellow. God forbid I should live long enough to ferment and rot and fall to the ground in a squash.
I don't get upset over things I can control, because if I can control them there's no sense in getting upset. And I don't get upset over things I can't control, because if I can't control them there's no sense in getting upset.
Leadership is getting someone to do what they don't want to do, to achieve what they want to achieve.
For 70 nights, right across America, I've been getting out there with two ex-lovers and we've been playing songs which are so specific about each of us, you just wouldn't know. We're friends now but we can't forget what happened between us.
I never thought about getting any tattoos removed.
Getting hit motivates me. It makes me punish the guy more. A fighter takes a punch, hits back with three punches.
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