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The color of truth is gray.
When you're the victim of the behavior, it's black and white; when you're the perpetrator, there are a million shades of gray.
Mysteriously and in ways that are totally remote from natural experience, the gray drizzle of horror induced by depression takes on the quality of physical pain.
I love the gray area between right and wrong.
Genius and virtue are to be more often found clothed in gray than in peacock bright.
Van Wyck Brooks
Gray hair is God's graffiti.
Convictions, in the end, they can be dangerous, but a world without them is just kind of an awful kind of gray, amorphous mass.
'Grandmother' doesn't mean that you have gray hair and you retire and stay home cooking cakes for your grandchildren.
I was born in the Ottawa General Hospital right after the Gray Cup Football Game in 1939. Six months later, I was backpacked into the Quebec bush. I grew up in and out of the bush, in and out of Ottawa, Sault Ste. Marie and Toronto.
But in the east the sky was pale and through the gray woods came lanterns with wagons and horses, bringing Grandpa and Grandma and aunts and uncles and cousins.
Laura Ingalls Wilder
No rival will steal away my sure love; that glory will be my gray hair.
What I always studied in screenwriting from my mentor John Glavin was that the most interesting characters are characters with shades of gray.
Everything is not black-and-white. I'm really interested in the gray area - not justifying it, not glorifying it, not condoning it, but at least having people see there's a genesis for every event in our lives. There's some divine order to it, whether it's ugly or beautiful.
For me, the summer will be pure gray - mother-of-pearl gray, very pale gray. To me, this is the big statement for summer. Then we have light blue, light turquoise, lots of pink.
The moon is essentially gray, no color; looks like plaster of Paris or sort of a grayish beach sand.
Gray is the color... the most important of all... absent of opinion, nothing, neither/nor.
Most consequential choices involve shades of gray, and some fog is often useful in getting things done.
Anybody who believes and experiences their life and doesn't have shades of gray in it doesn't live where I live and is simply not in touch with the reality of the human condition.
Many foxes grow gray but few grow good.
I grew up with the sea, and poverty for me was sumptuous; then I lost the sea and found all luxuries gray and poverty unbearable.
Gray Davis can run a dirty campaign better than anyone, but he can't run a state.
You know when you're young and you see a play in high school, and the guys all have gray in their hair and they're trying to be old men and they have no idea what that's like? It's just that stupid the other way around.
Gray hairs are signs of wisdom if you hold your tongue, speak and they are but hairs, as in the young.
Worry - a God, invisible but omnipotent. It steals the bloom from the cheek and lightness from the pulse; it takes away the appetite, and turns the hair gray.
I would love to continue in music, with writing... but I am not the kind of person who will hang around if I start to become irrelevant. If that happens, I will bow down gracefully, raise my kids, and have a garden. And I am going to let my hair go gray when I am older. I don't need to be blonde when I'm 60!
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
Leonardo da Vinci
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