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I love the rebelliousness of snail mail, and I love anything that can arrive with a postage stamp. There's something about that person's breath and hands on the letter.
I like motivational books, because I like the go-getting American spirit - your destiny is in your own hands, life is what you make it, don't accept your limitations, jump before you're pushed, leap before you look.
Nothing is more pleasant than to see a pretty woman, her napkin well placed under her arms, one of her hands on the table, while the other carries to her mouth, the choice piece so elegantly carved.
Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin
We have all read tragic stories in our local papers about gun accidents as a result of misuse. As lawmakers we can better promote safety and responsibility by encouraging gun owners to purchase gun safes to store firearms and keep them from falling into the wrong hands.
It is not according to my mode of doing things, to bring a suit against a man that I have the power in my own hands to punish.
Because of my intense hopes for the youth of China, I feel very keenly my responsibility for their future success or failure. The fate of China lies in their hands. The responsibility for organizing and training them to become worthy citizens of China, able to undertake the tasks of Resistance and Reconstruction, is mine; I cannot evade it.
If you are in Bangkok, you will find that people there will never speak to you without joining their hands. It's not that they are speaking to you like that because you are tourists. They even speak at their home like that.
I've never believed much in that holding hands kind of love. I've always thought that love is about two different personalities trying to confront life, trying to make sense of their responsibilities, to themselves, to each other, and to the wider society.
I love the percussion. It's a right brain, left brain thing. There are different beats, but cooperating together. It's your whole body doing it, you're doing the snare drum and the high top with your hands and the bass drum with your foot. You're this whole motion machine.
Men and women are like right and left hands; it doesn't make sense not to use both.
Opportunities are running out, and this is the do-or-die situation when the ball is in your hands, and you can either help your team to victory or not. And so I want to be in those situations. I think about them, and almost look forward to them.
I wash my hands of those who imagine chattering to be knowledge, silence to be ignorance, and affection to be art.
You better take care of me Lord, if you don't you're gonna have me on your hands.
Hunter S. Thompson
There's a victory, and defeat; the first and best of victories, the lowest and worst of defeats which each man gains or sustains at the hands not of another, but of himself.
John Lennon was definitely my favorite Beatle, hands down.
Often the hands will solve a mystery that the intellect has struggled with in vain.
An aged man is but a paltry thing, a tattered coat upon a stick, unless soul clap its hands and sing, and louder sing for every tatter in its mortal dress.
William Butler Yeats
The best thing about getting a flu shot is that you never again need to wash your hands. That's how I see it.
I'm not one to take revenge. If someone does something wrong to me I leave it in the hands of the universe to take care of that person.
The sun, the moon and the stars would have disappeared long ago... had they happened to be within the reach of predatory human hands.
The only medicine for suffering, crime, and all other woes of mankind, is wisdom. Teach a man to read and write, and you have put into his hands the great keys of the wisdom box. But it is quite another thing to open the box.
Valor is of no service, chance rules all, and the bravest often fall by the hands of cowards.
I threw my cup away when I saw a child drinking from his hands at the trough.
All I can do is leave it in God's hands and hope that my fans feel where I'm coming from.
I once shook hands with Pat Boone and my whole right side sobered up.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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