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I think there's a possibility that comic book movies are getting a tiny bit better on the one hand because they're no longer made by executives, who are, you know, ninety-year-old bald tailors with cigars, going, 'The kids love this!'
There's this expression called postmodernism, which is kind of silly, and destroys a perfectly good word called modern, which now no longer means anything.
The thing is that I've known the guys from Motley Crue longer than just about everybody.
The studies indicate that focusing our attention on someone else, takes our mind off of our own problems. We stay healthier and thereby live longer.
'Middle class' used to be synonymous with secure, with steady, with boring, because middle-class people were people who were pretty much safe from the time they first started work on through retirement and until their deaths. No longer.
We all understand that we are living longer, and we are more likely to spend more years as frail, elderly people who can't work. We also recognize that the wonderful advances in medicine also come with wonderful price tags. Those are things you can't budget around.
There's no reason why we cannot become smarter, more perfect, and maybe even live longer.
Memories are what you no longer want to remember.
The future is much like the present, only longer.
If you're watching a film on your television, is it no longer a film because you're not watching it in a theatre? If you watch a TV show on your iPad, is it no longer a TV show? The device and the length are irrelevant; the labels are useless, except perhaps to agents and managers and lawyers, who use these labels to conduct business deals.
If Republicans eliminate Medicare, America will become a country in which you can never retire - and once you physically can no longer work, you are desperately poor until you die.
The longer the title, the less important the job.
Tonight - by taking this solemn oath - I am no longer a private citizen but the Mayor of the City of Chicago.
A political leader must keep looking over his shoulder all the time to see if the boys are still there. If they aren't still there, he's no longer a political leader.
We can no longer prosper by increasing human productivity. The more we try to do, the more poverty we will create.
I am no longer married, so ladies... there you go.
You have to kind of be invisible when you photograph children, so you use a longer lens.
In our post-Freudian world, it is no longer a goal to become people of character who live out a God-ordained ideal of selfhood.
I was no longer, if I had ever been, afraid to die: I was now afraid not to die.
If it has a shelf life longer than you, don't eat it.
Food is no longer sacred to us: in becoming too efficient we've changed its nature.
It certainly would have been adaptive for ancestral man to have a chubby wife during stressful times of famine. Not only would she have had more calories to burn, and thus more energy and endurance, but since fat stores estrogen, she would have remained fertile for longer.
Israel is no longer a people that dwells alone, and has to join the global journey toward peace, reconciliation and international cooperation.
My favourite thing is to be somebody else, no longer be me.
Thanks to the Internet in general and social media in particular, the Chinese people now have a mechanism to hold authorities accountable for wrongdoing - at least sometimes - without any actual political or legal reforms having taken place. Major political power struggles and scandals are no longer kept within elite circles.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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