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A novel is a conversation starter, and if the author isn't there for the after-party, both the writer and the reader are missing a lot.
We've all seen great actors and actresses who are missing a certain chemistry. And it's not about getting along or not getting along.
The element which is conveniently missing from today's Republican Party is the human one. People's hopes and realities become numbers and words, devoid of personality and easy to erase.
After assessing what's in your closet, make a list of what you need. Not want, but need. Write down the basics missing from your wardrobe. It could be a classic white shirt, a trenchcoat, or the perfect little black dress. Whatever the blank spots, write them down. This will be your reference for shopping.
Full-body workouts are great for someone who can only train a few times per week, as missing one day will be less detrimental.
God isn't dead - he's just missing in action.
Missing Persons was based in Los Angeles.
I don't like improvising on camera, particularly, but very often, a scene will not be working, and you rehearse it once or twice, and you realize something's missing. So I'll play with it until it makes sense.
Working 14 hours a day until you're 55 and missing your kids growing up is not what I would consider a recipe for happiness.
I spent many years writing and directing in radio drama, so I am comfortable with an audience or a microphone, but I do worry about the blurring of an author's public persona with the work itself. A good 'performer' can make a mediocre book sound strong, and a shy author can leave listeners missing the excellence of his or her writing.
Guy Gavriel Kay
I realised that a television show on political lampoon was one genre that was missing.
I've told my family to tell me when I start missing a beat, before I realise it myself. Everything I do is ad-lib. I don't rehearse anything. I live on my wits, and I have to be as sharp as I can be. It's inevitable with the passing of time that sharpness will move along. But I hope my family will say: 'You are slowing down, you old fool!'
If you don't get on the field and play then you will be missing out.
I enjoyed being in California for a while. But that's the thing about London: you can't really shake it. I've always had the impression when I was in L.A. for long periods of time that simultaneously my life was happening somewhere else, and I'm missing it.
You can be the best person in the league but if you don't win championships, something's missing.
The advantage is I have my family with me all the time. When your daughter takes her first steps or says her first words and your son is going through potty training, I'm not missing any of those things.
Now we're getting a whole generation of kids who have never had a football team in L.A., so they don't miss it and don't ask for it. It becomes self-perpetuating. They don't know what they're missing.
So okay, I accepted, and I realized while working for that concert that I'd been missing something very important and vital to me, and that something was music.
'What am I missing?' is a much more important question than 'How cool am I?'
So, do I think I'm missing something? I really don't, and I think that comes with age.
Conducting, I tried it once off the cuff, and quickly realized there were subtle aspects that I was missing. There is a lot more to it that I was able to grasp simply by watching conductors.
Because of my age and because there's more work on the small screen. What it's missing in quality it makes up for in quantity. From an actor's selfish point of view.
Witnessing the bond between a parent and their little ones firsthand really brought home to me how much I was missing.
Sometimes I'll be playing along and find I'm missing the strings. I'll worry about it for days until I notice that the pick has worn down to half its size.
Even before my audition, there were several pages missing from my script because those bits were so unbelievably secret not even I was allowed to see them.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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