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As wild as I was, when the cops show up, and suddenly you're being handcuffed, it's so deeply shocking and terrifying, the loss of freedom.
History shows that, more often than not, loss of sovereignty leads to liberalisation imposed in the interests of the powerful.
I've never thought about songwriting as a weapon. I've only thought about it as a way to help me get through love and loss and sadness and loneliness and growing up.
Anyone who has experienced a certain amount of loss in their life has empathy for those who have experienced loss.
There's nothing that symbolizes loss or grief more than a mother losing a child.
When a role for a young guy is being offered to me, I think of River Phoenix. It feels like a loss.
I can sing very comfortably from my vantage point because a lot of the music was about a loss of innocence, there's innocence contained in you but there's also innocence in the process of being lost.
If you are ever at a loss to support a flagging conversation, introduce the subject of eating.
I freak out if I go a little too long without being in the gym. For a long time it was all about getting the weight off because I was 240 pounds at my heaviest, and now I'm around 175, so the majority of that weight loss was due to diet and exercise.
Over the past few years, the road to confrontation has shown its consequences: loss of innocent lives, destruction and fear. Most costly, however, was the loss of hope. The most precious gift that you can present to your peoples over the coming weeks is renewed hope born out of tangible progress on the ground.
Abdallah II of Jordan
The body responds to a calorie deficit by slowing down the metabolism and burning muscle tissue. That leads to weakness, sluggishness, slow times. In girls, it can also result in cessation of menstrual periods, which in turn leads to loss of bone density and frequent stress fractures.
Sabotage did not involve loss of life, and it offered the best hope for future race relations. Bitterness would be kept to a minimum and, if the policy bore fruit, democratic government could become a reality.
I am involved in a freedom ride protesting the loss of the minority rights belonging to the few remaining earthbound stars. All we demanded was our right to twinkle.
The loss of a child is my greatest nightmare.
As soon as questions of will or decision or reason or choice of action arise, human science is at a loss.
Children, dear and loving children, can alone console a woman for the loss of her beauty.
Honore de Balzac
Any natural, normal human being, when faced with any kind of loss, will go from shock all the way through acceptance.
War kills men, and men deplore the loss; but war also crushes bad principles and tyrants, and so saves societies.
Charles Caleb Colton
President Barack Obama has stood watch over the greatest job loss in modern American history. And that, my friends, is one inconvenient truth that will haunt this President throughout history.
In 1949, China declared independence - an event known in Western discourse as 'the loss of China' in the U.S. - with bitter recriminations and conflict over who was responsible for that loss.
If it were not for the company of fools, a witty man would often be greatly at a loss.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
The loss of liberty at home is to be charged to the provisions against danger, real or imagined, from abroad.
I am always at a loss at how much to believe of my own stories.
I think the heartbreak of September 11 - America's grief not only over the loss of life but also the loss of our own innocence - has expanded us as people because it has tenderized our hearts. On a psychological level, the American people have matured as a result of that awful day.
We never understand how little we need in this world until we know the loss of it.
James M. Barrie
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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