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If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to be a hundred minus one day so I never have to live without you.
A. A. Milne
Serious sport has nothing to do with fair play. It is bound up with hatred, jealousy, boastfulness, disregard of all rules and sadistic pleasure in witnessing violence. In other words, it is war minus the shooting.
We tend to focus on assets and forget about debts. Financial security requires facing up to the big picture: assets minus debts.
If all mankind minus one were of one opinion, mankind would be no more justified in silencing that one person than he, if he had the power, would be justified in silencing mankind.
John Stuart Mill
The radiation left over from the Big Bang is the same as that in your microwave oven but very much less powerful. It would heat your pizza only to minus 271.3*C - not much good for defrosting the pizza, let alone cooking it.
I'm a pretty chill and easygoing person; most people in Australia are, as well. I don't think I ever really saw a lot of fights growing up. I think it's hard to get people in Australia angry and want to fight, minus one or two people in the media... but we won't say any names.
I think of masculine and feminine energy like two sides to a battery. There's a plus side and a minus side, and in order to make something turn on, you need to have opposites touching. It's the same in relationships.
If love does not know how to give and take without restrictions, it is not love, but a transaction that never fails to lay stress on a plus and a minus.
Serious sport is war minus the shooting.
Faith minus vulnerability and mystery equals extremism. If you've got all the answers, then don't call what you do 'faith.'
Depression is melancholy minus its charms - the animation, the fits.
Will minus intellect constitutes vulgarity.
Your goals, minus your doubts, equal your reality.
In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.
Advertising is a racket, like the movies and the brokerage business. You cannot be honest without admitting that its constructive contribution to humanity is exactly minus zero.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Literature is the question minus the answer.
If we limit our vision to the real world, we will forever be fighting on the minus side of things, working only too make our photographs equal to what we see out there, but no better.
I'm not really Type A, but A minus.
Okay, sense of humor: plus one. Being able to laugh at yourself: plus one. Being able to laugh at other people without being mean: plus one. Vanity: minus one.
If you live to be 1000 years old, I hope I live to be 1000 minus 1 day, so I never have to live without you.
I'm a holy man minus the holiness.
E. M. Forster
You can't be an openly gay movie star. You can't be an openly gay pop star, really - minus Ricky Martin.
Anyone who wants to run has to be a Jimmy Swaggart, minus the default.
I'd still like to see 'Survivor' minus the planned show-biz parts. That would be the purest form of show business - I want to see someone so hungry that they eat somebody else's foot.
Adam and Eve are like imaginary numbers, like the square root of minus one... If you include it in your equation, you can calculate all manners of things, which cannot be imagined without it.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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