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I can stand brute force, but brute reason is quite unbearable. There is something unfair about its use. It is hitting below the intellect.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft.
My second favorite household chore is ironing. My first being hitting my head on the top bunk bed until I faint.
You don't lead by hitting people over the head - that's assault, not leadership.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
I'll do whatever it takes to win games, whether it's sitting on a bench waving a towel, handing a cup of water to a teammate, or hitting the game-winning shot.
I never blame myself when I'm not hitting. I just blame the bat and if it keeps up, I change bats. After all, if I know it isn't my fault that I'm not hitting, how can I get mad at myself?
Even when folks are hitting you over the head, you can't stop marching. Even when they're turning the hoses on you, you can't stop.
The unforgivable crime is soft hitting. Do not hit at all if it can be avoided; but never hit softly.
Slump? I ain't in no slump... I just ain't hitting.
I don't try to intimidate anybody before a fight. That's nonsense. I intimidate people by hitting them.
Thus so wretched is man that he would weary even without any cause for weariness... and so frivolous is he that, though full of a thousand reasons for weariness, the least thing, such as playing billiards or hitting a ball, is sufficient enough to amuse him.
My wife and I both come from Irish families. There are two kinds of Irish families: the hitting kind and the kidding kind. If you're fortunate - and both of us are - you come from the kidding kind of Irish family.
P. J. O'Rourke
I don't think there is anything particularly wrong in hitting a woman, though I don't recommend you do it the same way that you hit a man.
I know I am getting better at golf because I am hitting fewer spectators.
Gerald R. Ford
Sometimes you get submerged by emotion. I think it's very important to express it - which doesn't necessarily mean hitting someone.
For me, the worst part of playing golf, by far, has always been hitting the ball.
That's what I hate about a lot of comedies, when you're hitting a line or making it funny.
Good pitching will always stop good hitting and vice-versa.
I'm substantially concerned about the policy directions of the space agency. We have a situation in the U.S. where the White House and Congress are at odds over what the future direction should be. They're sort of playing a game and NASA is the shuttlecock that they're hitting back and forth.
Most of those melodies are me trying to find out what notes fit, and then hitting ones that don't fit in a very interesting way.
I used to joke I was a point-and-click actor. My whole process has been about trusting your instincts and hitting your mark.
If I found the cure for dystrophy tomorrow, I would do a telethon in four weeks for acute pain that in this country is a bigger problem than cancer, heart, sickle cell, anemia, name it. It is - it's hitting 70 million Americans.
Boxing is about being hit rather more than it is about hitting, just as it is about feeling pain, if not devastating psychological paralysis, more than it is about winning.
Joyce Carol Oates
Making love is like hitting a baseball. You just gotta relax and concentrate.
We all started snowboarding in the beginning as a family just to be closer together, go on trips. It was our soccer, but instead of Dad yelling at me from the sideline he is there riding with me and hitting the jumps even before I am hitting them.
I am hitting my head against the walls, but the walls are giving way.
I flew a full string of 35 combat missions over some of the most heavily defended targets in Europe. We were hitting Hitler's oil refineries, his tank factories, his aircraft factories, his railway yards. Those were our prime targets.
Hitting is timing. Pitching is upsetting timing.
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.
All the time he's boxing, he's thinking. All the time he was thinking, I was hitting him.
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