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Music makes us want to live. You don't know how many times people have told me that they'd been down and depressed and just wanted to die. But then a special song caught their ear and that helped give them renewed strength. That's the power music has.
Mary J. Blige
The month of November makes me feel that life is passing more quickly. In an effort to slow it down, I try to fill the hours more meaningfully.
Wine makes a man more pleased with himself; I do not say it makes him more pleasing to others.
There is no object so soft but it makes a hub for the wheeled universe.
I think more tolerance, more people having more access to a chance to be literate, and a chance to stay healthy makes for a more peaceful planet.
Harvard makes mistakes too, you know. Kissinger taught there.
I like to think of my behavior in the sixties as a 'learning experience.' Then again, I like to think of anything stupid I've done as a 'learning experience.' It makes me feel less stupid.
P. J. O'Rourke
I do not like the man who squanders life for fame; give me the man who living makes a name.
Every man makes a god of his own desire.
What makes me laugh is, of course, the absurd, the horror - anything that upsets me.
A bully is playing a game, one that he or she enjoys and needs. You're welcome to play this game if it makes you happy, but for most people, it will make you miserable.
When a man is wrapped up in himself, he makes a pretty small package.
What makes the pain we feel from shame and jealousy so cutting is that vanity can give us no assistance in bearing them.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
It is not how much one makes but to what purpose one spends.
Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.
W. Clement Stone
Every reader finds himself. The writer's work is merely a kind of optical instrument that makes it possible for the reader to discern what, without this book, he would perhaps never have seen in himself.
A man who makes trouble for others is also making trouble for himself.
More guns equaling more safety is a slippery slope, and what makes it so is human blood.
I have a lot of faith in President Obama. The thing that seems to be true of him is that he doesn't speak when you would expect him to speak. He's very measured in his response to things. He likes to get all the facts first before he shoots his mouth off. It makes me crazy; it makes a lot of people crazy.
It is only at the first encounter that a face makes its full impression on us.
Keeping score of old scores and scars, getting even and one-upping, always makes you less than you are.
The first Van Halen album makes Johnny Rotten out to be what he really was and still is: a hairdresser.
Everything makes me nervous - except making films.
If I thought about it, I could be bitter, but I don't feel like being bitter. Being bitter makes you immobile, and there's too much that I still want to do.
Resolve not to be poor: whatever you have, spend less. Poverty is a great enemy to human happiness; it certainly destroys liberty, and it makes some virtues impracticable, and others extremely difficult.
John F. Kennedy
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