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Am I a romantic? I've seen 'Wuthering Heights' ten times. I'm a romantic.
Never stay up on the barren heights of cleverness, but come down into the green valleys of silliness.
If someone's got a fear of heights, they'd probably say, well, hanging off a helicopter at 3,000 feet above downtown L.A. would be the scariest. For me, that's a day's work, something I was very happy to do.
Highest of heights, I climb this mountain and feel one with the rock and grit and solitude echoing back at me.
I don't have any real spirituality in my life - I'm kind of an atheist - but when music can take me to the highest heights, it's almost like a spiritual feeling. It fills that void for me.
Success comes to a writer as a rule, so gradually that it is always something of a shock to him to look back and realize the heights to which he has climbed.
P. G. Wodehouse
Families are the compass that guide us. They are the inspiration to reach great heights, and our comfort when we occasionally falter.
The heights of popularity and patriotism are still the beaten road to power and tyranny.
I have mentally overcome situations most of you would be terrified to ever attempt: heights, fire, needles, spiders, snakes, angry monkeys, being shot, being hit by a car, going blind - you name it, I have been in a situation where I have had to mentally overcome my inherent fears to do my job.
I love heights. I love speed. I'm on the verge of being a pyromaniac. Maybe my phobia is boredom.
In several sections, both natural in the banks of the Mississippi and its numerous arms, and where artificial canals had been cut, I observed erect stumps of trees, with their roots attached, buried in strata at different heights, one over the other.
Heights make my feet tingle; not sure if that is a phobia, but it isn't the greatest feeling.
The struggle itself towards the heights is enough to fill a man's heart. One must imagine Sisyphus happy.
I critique market-based medicine not because I haven't seen its heights but because I've seen its depths.
I'm not afraid of heights. I rock climb. I can repel off the side of a building.
Artists like Bach and Beethoven erected churches and temples on the heights. I only wanted... to build dwellings for men in which they might feel happy and at home.
I'm afraid of heights. Not unreasonably, but rationally afraid of heights. I think everyone is.
The unhappy irony is that, while 'Glee' is hitting the heights, school arts funding is being slashed across the country due to the steep recession and declining tax revenues.
For many years, I tried to make New Year's resolutions. I made lists and shot for great heights: I would show altruism and exert moral strength, patience and all those other great attributes.
We travel to learn; and I have never been in any country where they did not do something better than we do it, think some thoughts better than we think, catch some inspiration from heights above our own.
My theory is that the way you cope with the depths will ascertain the heights that you reach - they are intimately connected - and if you have a lust for life, you are also going to have a lust for death.
From the U.S. point of view, negotiations are, in effect, a way for Israel to continue its policies of systematically taking over whatever it wants in the West Bank, maintaining the brutal siege on Gaza, separating Gaza from the West Bank and, of course, occupying the Syrian Golan heights, all with full U.S. support.
Surely there is grandeur in knowing that in the realm of thought, at least, you are without a chain; that you have the right to explore all heights and depth; that there are no walls nor fences, nor prohibited places, nor sacred corners in all the vast expanse of thought.
Robert Green Ingersoll
Let's face it; by and large math is not easy, but that's what makes it so rewarding when you conquer a problem, and reach new heights of understanding.
We can scale the heights of mountains and see the world rayed out before us, but we fail to recognize that which is before us.
Ruth St. Denis
'Eclipse' is a concept piece, and its concept centers on 36 large light bulbs strung from above in a geometrical pattern and at different heights, some of them at times down below the dancers' chest level.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
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Life itself is the most wonderful fairy tale.
Hans Christian Andersen
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