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Most sets of values would give rise to universes that, although they might be very beautiful, would contain no one able to wonder at that beauty.
If you have a complete set of salad bowls and they all say Kool Whip on the side, you might be a redneck.
Act that your principle of action might safely be made a law for the whole world.
I wanted to be a doctor that I might be able to work without having to talk because for years I had been giving myself out in words.
People are what you make them. A scornful look turns into a complete fool a man of average intelligence. A contemptuous indifference turns into an enemy a woman who, well treated, might have been an angel.
It is generally recognised that women are better than men at languages, personal relations and multi-tasking, but less good at map-reading and spatial awareness. It is therefore not unreasonable to suppose that women might be less good at mathematics and physics.
Whatever you do, do with all your might.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
I have an almost complete disregard of precedent, and a faith in the possibility of something better. It irritates me to be told how things have always been done. I defy the tyranny of precedent. I go for anything new that might improve the past.
I might be in favor of national healthcare if it required all Democrats to get their heads examined.
You might as well expect rivers to run backwards as any man born free to be contented penned up.
You know, the man of my dreams might walk round the corner tomorrow. I'm older and wiser and I think I'd make a great girlfriend. I live in the realm of romantic possibility.
I've been drunk for about a week now, and I thought it might sober me up to sit in a library.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
You might not always get what you want, but you always get what you expect.
An artist must be free to choose what he does, certainly, but he must also never be afraid to do what he might choose.
If more politicians in this country were thinking about the next generation instead of the next election, it might be better for the United States and the world.
I need privacy. I would think that because what I do makes a lot of people happy that I might deserve a little bit of respect in return. Instead, the papers try to drag me off my pedestal.
What one has, one ought to use: and whatever he does he should do with all his might.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
We lavish on animals the love we are afraid to show to people. They might not return it; or worse, they might.
My parents, and librarians along the way, taught me about the space between words; about the margins, where so many juicy moments of life and spirit and friendship could be found. In a library, you could find miracles and truth and you might find something that would make you laugh so hard that you get shushed, in the friendliest way.
You might be a redneck if... the blue book value of your truck goes up and down depending on how much gas it has in it.
I am an invisible man. I am a man of substance, of flesh and bone, fiber and liquids - and I might even be said to possess a mind. I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me.
Many people, including some conservatives, have been very impressed with how brainy the president and his advisers are. But that is not quite as reassuring as it might seem.
If you want to be certain, you should never get married. You should never change jobs. In fact, you might as well just stay home. Because I don't know anybody who is certain. That need to be certain is just procrastination.
I hope all of you are going to fill out your census form when it comes in the mail next month. If you don't return the form the area you live in might get less government money and you wouldn't want that to happen, would you.
People might not think that, but the Republicans have all of the cards. And this is the time to get rid of Obamacare. This is the time to make the great deal.
There comes a certain point in life when you have to stop blaming other people for how you feel or the misfortunes in your life. You can't go through life obsessing about what might have been.
If your neighbors think you're a detective because a cop always brings you home, you might be a redneck.
Might, could, would - they are contemptible auxiliaries.
We must find our duties in what comes to us, not in what might have been.
Guess what, I might be the first hippie pinup girl.
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