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No-one really feels self-confident deep down because it's an artificial idea. Really, people aren't that worried about what you're doing or what you're saying, so you can drift around the world relatively anonymously: you must not feel persecuted and examined. Liberate yourself from that idea that people are watching you.
I try to exist in a world where there is freedom of opinion, where you're allowed to make jokes. I don't want to live in some PC world where no-one's allowed to say anything.
It is a lonely existence to be a child with a disability which no-one can see or understand, you exasperate your teachers, you disappoint your parents, and worst of all you know that you are not just stupid.
When I started out, there were a lot of things I knew I couldn't do, and a lot of things I only found out I couldn't do by going and doing it. And no-one was watching, and nobody cared.
It calmed me down to see that most of the time no-one gets the scene on the first take.
There are people who don't like capitalism, and people who don't like PCs. But there's no-one who likes the PC who doesn't like Microsoft.
To assert in any case that a man must be absolutely cut off from society because he is absolutely evil amounts to saying that society is absolutely good, and no-one in his right mind will believe this today.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
The French want no-one to be their superior. The English want inferiors. The Frenchman constantly raises his eyes above him with anxiety. The Englishman lowers his beneath him with satisfaction.
Alexis de Tocqueville
No-one has ever called me a cool dude. I'm somewhere between geek and normal.
The great advantage of the Lib Dems is precisely that no-one knows what they stand for.
However, anyone to whom this happens should not leave his room upon awakening, should speak to no-one, but remain alone and sober until everything comes back to him, and he recalls the dream.
And this we should believe: that hope and volition can bring us closer to our ultimate goal: justice for all, injustice for no-one.
I'd been shouting and shouting and no-one wanted to hear me.
I think the way we talk about cancer has really evolved. I remember the way my grandmother used to talk about it, like a death sentence, no-one would even mention the word.
The problem for many people with disabilities is not that we are not able to work a certain number of hours a week. It's that no-one will let us.
No-one can replace Richard Wright - he was my musical partner and my friend.
But if republicans are to prevail, if the peace process is to be successfully concluded and Irish sovereignty and re-unification secured, then we have to set the agenda - no-one else is going to do that.
I'm a big fan of Kate Moss's style - no-one nails boho meets hippy chic like she does.
If you are not happy with the song, don't sing it. Simple as that - no-one forces you to do it.
I always want to set myself a challenge by doing something no-one would expect me to do! But, having said that, I don't feel as a musician you can steer too far away from what you normally do.
You can win a talent show and be so famous that you can't walk down the street, but no-one knows you next Monday.
J. J. Field
I did things with the microphone stand that no-one else has attempted to do.
When you do the right thing, but not to any particular person, we instinctively feel that we have earned some sort of pay back. Since no-one will do that for us, we opt for self-service reciprocation.
The problem with entrepreneurship is we are often working really hard producing high quality products that no-one wants. The creation of stuff is not valued.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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