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Happiness is itself a kind of gratitude.
Joseph Wood Krutch
I need more friends. It's kind of like my quest right now just to have more true friends.
I hate careless flattery, the kind that exhausts you in your efforts to believe it.
Perhaps it sounds ridiculous, but the best thing that young filmmakers should do is to get hold of a camera and some film and make a movie of any kind at all.
To handle a language skillfully is to practice a kind of evocative sorcery.
The essence of cinema is editing. It's the combination of what can be extraordinary images of people during emotional moments, or images in a general sense, put together in a kind of alchemy.
Francis Ford Coppola
I have hesitation making any kind of decision, really in my life. I'm really slow at it.
I hope to make people realize how totally helpless animals are, how dependent on us, trusting as a child must that we will be kind and take care of their needs.
At the end of the Beatles, I really was done in for the first time in my life. Until then, I really was a kind of cocky sod.
Do you think when two representatives holding diametrically opposing views get together and shake hands, the contradictions between our systems will simply melt away? What kind of a daydream is that?
The most violent appetites in all creatures are lust and hunger; the first is a perpetual call upon them to propagate their kind, the latter to preserve themselves.
And although our bodies are bounded with skin, and we can differentiate between outside and inside, they cannot exist except in a certain kind of natural environment.
On a day when you're tired, it's important to just say good morning to everyone so they're kind of aware that it's gonna be a good day. Jamie Lee Curtis told me that.
Experience is never limited, and it is never complete; it is an immense sensibility, a kind of huge spider-web of the finest silken threads suspended in the chamber of consciousness, and catching every air-borne particle in its tissue.
I wanted to make an image for myself as an outlaw type. A kind of rock 'n' roll sensibility.
When a man comes to me for advice, I find out the kind of advice he wants, and I give it to him.
As a child, I didn't know what I didn't have. I'm thankful for the challenges early on in my life because now I have a perspective on the world and kind of know what's important.
When people are very damaged, they can often meet the world with a kind of defiance.
J. K. Rowling
We cannot be kind to each other here for even an hour. We whisper, and hint, and chuckle and grin at our brother's shame; however you take it we men are a little breed.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Never bear more than one kind of trouble at a time. Some people bear three kinds of trouble - the ones they've had, the ones they have, and the ones they expect to have.
Edward Everett Hale
To have the kind of year you want to have, something has to happen that you can't explain why it happened. Something has to happen that you can't coach.
There is a kind of courtesy in skepticism. It would be an offense against polite conventions to press our doubts too far.
When I sit down to write a song, it's a kind of improvisation, but I formalize it a bit to get it into the studio, and when I step up to a microphone, I have a vague idea of what I'm about to do.
I think that if people are instructed about anything, it should be about the nature of cruelty. And about why people behave so cruelly to each other. And what kind of satisfactions they derive from it. And why there is always a cost, and a price to be paid.
I was kind of excited about going to jail the first time and I learnt some great dialogue.
The greatest gift is the passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it distracts, it excites, it gives you knowledge of the world and experience of a wide kind. It is a moral illumination.
Prudery is a kind of avarice, the worst of all.
A proof is a proof. What kind of a proof? It's a proof. A proof is a proof. And when you have a good proof, it's because it's proven.
Expensive advertising courts us with hints and images. The ordinary kind merely says, Buy.
Big companies are like marching bands. Even if half the band is playing random notes, it still sounds kind of like music. The concealment of failure is built into them.
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