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I have only been funny about seventy four per cent of the time. Yes I think that is right. Seventy-four per cent of the time.
Oh God, to think that you only fall in love once in your entire life is such a depressing thought.
It is the truth of grace and not of the law that brings you true freedom. The truth of the law only binds you. In fact, religious bondage is one of the most crippling bondages with which a person can be encumbered. Religious bondage keeps one in constant fear, guilt, and anxiety.
As somebody who, in my second marriage, insisted on a prenuptial agreement, I can also testify that sometimes it is an act of love to chart the exit strategy before you enter the union, in order to make sure that not only you, but your partner as well, knows that there will be no World War III should hearts and minds, for any sad reason, change.
They say death and taxes are the only things that are inevitable. The truth is, you can not pay your taxes. I've done it, and there's consequences, but it can be done. Death you're not going to get out of, and you kind of got to deal with it.
Forget words like 'hard sell' and 'soft sell.' That will only confuse you. Just be sure your advertising is saying something with substance, something that will inform and serve the consumer, and be sure you're saying it like it's never been said before.
The Journey of Reconciliation was organized not only to devise techniques for eliminating Jim Crow in travel, but also as a training ground for similar peaceful projects against discrimination in such major areas as employment and in the armed services.
My first experiences of academic friendship made me smile in after years when I looked back on them. But my circle of acquaintances had gradually grown so large that it was only natural new friendships should grow out of it.
A creator needs only one enthusiast to justify him.
Profit or perish... There are only two ways to make money: increase sales and decrease costs.
The most important principle of environment is that you are not the only element.
I've always been driven by the concept of equal justice under the law, but only the rich can pay great sums of money for legal assistance and that puts them at an advantage over the poor.
The public is the only critic whose opinion is worth anything at all.
I put all my genius into my life; I put only my talent into my works.
Desperation is the raw material of drastic change. Only those who can leave behind everything they have ever believed in can hope to escape.
William S. Burroughs
The good parts of a book may be only something a writer is lucky enough to overhear or it may be the wreck of his whole damn life and one is as good as the other.
Those who 'abjure' violence can do so only because others are committing violence on their behalf.
Only one in four jokes ever works, and I still can't predict what people will laugh at.
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
Occasionally I've seen children become heavy-handed and insensitive when dealing with their aging parents, and it only caused resentment and hard feelings.
What you are, you are by accident of birth; what I am, I am by myself. There are and will be a thousand princes; there is only one Beethoven.
Ludwig van Beethoven
It is only when men begin to worship that they begin to grow.
If your only goal is to become rich, you will never achieve it.
John D. Rockefeller
I think the kids in school that laughed at the clothes that we wore and the house that we lived in, and then my mother had to cut hair... I think that was a good motivator. Every time they laughed at me, they just built a fire, and there was only one way to put it out - to try and show 'em I was as good as they were.
No one wants advice - only corroboration.
Society cares for the individual only so far as he is profitable.
Simone de Beauvoir
Leonardo da Vinci
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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Don't give up. Don't lose hope. Don't sell out.
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