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I would like to find a stew that will give me heartburn immediately, instead of at three o clock in the morning.
The illegal we do immediately. The unconstitutional takes a little longer.
Henry A. Kissinger
Urgent optimism is the desire to act immediately to tackle an obstacle, combined with the belief that we have a reasonable hope of success.
If the Sun and Moon should ever doubt, they'd immediately go out.
Immediately after 11 September, the U.S. closed down the Somali charitable network Al-Barakaat on grounds that it was financing terror. This achievement was hailed one of the great successes of the 'war on terror.' In contrast, Washington's withdrawal of its charges as without merit a year later aroused little notice.
I wasn't exposed to art as I was growing up, and can't recall the first time I saw a work of art. However, I remember very clearly a vision I had of a little green reindeer when I was a child, and visions emanate from the same mythical area where painting resides. Whatever the reason, I immediately felt comfortable working with visual materials.
William S. Burroughs
I have been asked what would I ban immediately if I could. Advertising.
Man is so muddled, so dependent on the things immediately before his eyes, that every day even the most submissive believer can be seen to risk the torments of the afterlife for the smallest pleasure.
Joseph de Maistre
The writer probably knows what he meant when he wrote a book, but he should immediately forget what he meant when he's written it.
I am a typed director. If I made Cinderella, the audience would immediately be looking for a body in the coach.
If people see me having dinner with a beautiful woman, they immediately believe that I'm having a love affair with her. Of course that's rubbish. I'm not a playboy!
I have no problem with the idea of comfort, but it is not an important thing aesthetically. If you look at a shoe and immediately say it looks very comfortable, in terms of design, it is not going to excite me. Of course, I am not putting nails in my shoes to ensure everybody is in pain, but a heel is not a pair of slippers and never will be.
A person is not merely a single subject distinguished from all the others. It is especially a being to which is attributed a relative autonomy in relation to the environment with which it is most immediately in contact.
A man has a tendency to accept you the way you are, while most women immediately start to pick flaws and want to change you.
I'm not feeling very well - I need a doctor immediately. Ring the nearest golf course.
It's not difficult in South Africa for the ordinary person to see the link between capitalism and racist exploitation, and when one sees the link one immediately thinks in terms of a socialist alternative.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
Admiration is a very short-lived passion, that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object.
My mom and dad passed away from cancer. Within nine months, I lost both of my folks. Immediately after that, I had a horrible betrayal where my brother, who worked for me, stole a lot of my money. He's in jail now.
I don't care who you are, the pressure is on to go to the next task immediately. What happened to the days of hanging out in the hammock all afternoon?
In time, foods such as hamburgers and ice cream became more than just meals. They became part of American history and culture, touchstones that are almost immediately nostalgic and sentimental no matter how old you are or what part of the country you are from.
To change ones life: Start immediately. Do it flamboyantly.
The mind is never satisfied with the objects immediately before it, but is always breaking away from the present moment, and losing itself in schemes of future felicity... The natural flights of the human mind are not from pleasure to pleasure, but from hope to hope.
When you find a guy who is powerful, a big father figure, you latch onto him immediately.
I have a perverse attraction to risk. Not physical risk but emotional, financial risk - anything than can't kill you immediately.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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