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The idea of the state is, or should be, a very limited, prescribed idea. The state looks after the defense of the realm, and other matters - raising revenue to pay for things which are for all of us, and so on. That idea has turned turtle now. The state isn't any longer perceived as an institution which exists to serve us.
Alas! how difficult it is not to betray one's guilt by one's looks.
I don't get acting jobs because of my looks.
W. H. Auden
A man's as old as he's feeling. A woman as old as she looks.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
A high-brow is someone who looks at a sausage and thinks of Picasso.
A. P. Herbert
There's many a boy here today who looks on war as all glory but it is all hell.
William Tecumseh Sherman
Women who marry early are often overly enamored of the kind of man who looks great in wedding pictures and passes the maid of honor his telephone number.
My therapist says I still haven't got in touch with my anger. Maybe one day I'm going to explode. But I'm still really happy. I know it looks like a strange and painful upbringing - all those experiences led me to the paths that I'm on now.
I don't understand American football at all. It looks like all-in wrestling with crash helmets.
I feel like when you have an unauthorized police badge and something that looks like it could be a concealed weapon in the small of your back that when you, someone crosses you, pisses you off, road rage, I think just the slight badge and the little moving away of the jacket and not losing eye contact does amazing things.
We all lose our looks eventually. Better develop your character and interest in life.
After marriage, the other man's wife looks more beautiful.
Navjot Singh Sidhu
Have you ever wondered what your subconscious mind looks like? Well today, I can show you.
Thomas Pynchon looks exactly like Thomas Pynchon should look. He is tall, he wears lumberjack shirts and blue jeans. He has Albert Einstein white hair and Bugs Bunny front teeth.
You can play older than yourself. You can play younger than yourself up to a point, and then that just becomes impossible because you carry a weight with you that you can't shift, unless you have very boyish looks.
A lot of movie stars are not great actors; they're just very good-looking. And when they start to age and they don't have the looks any more, then it's over.
After all, when the world looks to America, they look to us because we are the most successful political and economic experiment in human history.
I absolutely don't care about my looks and I'm so used to them that I wouldn't change a thing. I would end up missing my defects.
Books are like a mirror. If an ass looks in, you can't expect an angel to look out.
B. C. Forbes
Sea spaghetti looks like dark fettuccine and has a similar texture - you can get it in health food stores or online.
I don't like to stop. I'm a big person who looks at where the hubs are because I hate changing planes.
Old age is always wakeful; as if, the longer linked with life, the less man has to do with aught that looks like death.
Men's indignation, it seems, is more excited by legal wrong than by violent wrong; the first looks like being cheated by an equal, the second like being compelled by a superior.
I've never had any illusions about being a lead actor in films, because lead actors have to be of a certain kind. Apart from the beauty of looks and figure, which I cannot claim to have, there's just a particular kind of ordinary-Joe quality that a film star needs to have.
I always wear bronzer because I love the way my skin looks when it's tan.
Now, it's true I married my wife for her looks... but not the ones she's been givin' me lately.
Leonardo da Vinci
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks.
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