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Something inside of me just said 'Hey, wait a minute, I want to beat him,' and I just took off.
If one does not understand a person, one tends to regard him as a fool.
Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on him, and to let him know that you trust him.
Booker T. Washington
I think what makes our marriage work amid all the glare is that my husband is my best friend. He inspires everything in my life and enables me to do the best that I can. I want to hang out with him more than anyone.
War should be the only study of a prince. He should consider peace only as a breathing-time, which gives him leisure to contrive, and furnishes as ability to execute, military plans.
Deep within man dwell those slumbering powers; powers that would astonish him, that he never dreamed of possessing; forces that would revolutionize his life if aroused and put into action.
Orison Swett Marden
I was hoping he would get up so I could hit him again and keep him down.
Quayle said the worst thing that happened to him was that he never trusted his own judgment. I said from now on I am going to go with my own judgment.
Mr. Arthur Ashe, he was good. I read some of his books. He knew about everything, but he was real quiet and didn't talk much. I never met him.
Favor comes because for a brief moment in the great space of human change and progress some general human purpose finds in him a satisfactory embodiment.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Every religion is good that teaches man to be good; and I know of none that instructs him to be bad.
Some guy hit my fender, and I told him, 'Be fruitful and multiply,' but not in those words.
Beware of him who hates the laugh of a child.
Henry Ward Beecher
George is a radio announcer, and when he walks under a bridge... you can't hear him talk.
If you hate a person, you hate something in him that is part of yourself. What isn't part of ourselves doesn't disturb us.
Even very young children need to be informed about dying. Explain the concept of death very carefully to your child. This will make threatening him with it much more effective.
P. J. O'Rourke
All greatness of character is dependent on individuality. The man who has no other existence than that which he partakes in common with all around him, will never have any other than an existence of mediocrity.
James F. Cooper
When a man tells you that he got rich through hard work, ask him: 'Whose?'
Each has his past shut in him like the leaves of a book known to him by his heart, and his friends can only read the title.
The last time I saw him he was walking down lover's lane holding his own hand.
Some dog I got too. We call him Egypt. Because in every room he leaves a pyramid.
I asked a ref if he could give me a technical foul for thinking bad things about him. He said, of course not. I said, well, I think you stink. And he gave me a technical. You can't trust em.
One man cannot hold another man down in the ditch without remaining down in the ditch with him.
Booker T. Washington
To be happy with a man you must understand him a lot and love him a little. To be happy with a woman you must love her a lot and not try to understand her at all.
The Bible tells us that God will meet all our needs. He feeds the birds of the air and clothes the grass with the splendor of lilies. How much more, then, will He care for us, who are made in His image? Our only concern is to obey the heavenly Father and leave the consequences to Him.
A man has as many social selves as there are individuals who recognize him.
It is necessary for him who lays out a state and arranges laws for it to presuppose that all men are evil and that they are always going to act according to the wickedness of their spirits whenever they have free scope.
I've got high standards when it comes to boys. As my dad says, all girls should! I'm from the South - Tennessee, to be exact - and down there, we're all about southern hospitality. I know that if I like a guy, he better be nice, and above all, my dad has to approve of him!
What a kid I got, I told him about the birds and the bee and he told me about the butcher and my wife.
You must not fear death, my lads; defy him, and you drive him into the enemy's ranks.
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