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The ideal American type is perfectly expressed by the Protestant, individualist, anti-conformist, and this is the type that is in the process of disappearing. In reality there are few left.
It's perfectly obvious that there is some genetic factor that distinguishes humans from other animals and that it is language-specific. The theory of that genetic component, whatever it turns out to be, is what is called universal grammar.
My publisher's been shipping me to comic-cons, and it seems that my readership overlaps perfectly with the comic-con crowd.
We love but once, for once only are we perfectly equipped for loving.
Despair is perfectly compatible with a good dinner, I promise you.
William Makepeace Thackeray
I've learned this, that haters wanna hate. You could sing a song perfectly, you could write the songs perfectly, and some people are absolutely going to hate you.
You know when you have a good relationship with someone when you are just perfectly happy to be quiet and just hang out and do nothing.
Many scientists have been drawn to Buddhism out of a sense that the Western tradition has delivered an impoverished conception of basic, human sanity. In the West, if you speak to yourself out loud all day long, you are considered crazy. But speaking to yourself silently - thinking incessantly - is considered perfectly normal.
Unfortunately this earth is not a fairy-land, but a struggle for life, perfectly natural and therefore extremely harsh.
I wouldn't want to be remembered as the guy who contaminated a perfectly legitimate form of protest art with money and celebrities.
My current role model is Beyonce. She is such a strong woman. She can do everything. She has kept herself together and has balanced her life perfectly. She is a great singer, great dancer and a great looker and is now a good mother and wife.
As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, she is perfectly satisfied.
But let me perfectly clear, because I know you'll hear the same old claims that rolling back these tax breaks means a massive tax increase on the American people: if your family earns less than $250,000 a year, you will not see your taxes increased a single dime. I repeat: not one single dime.
The true secret of giving advice is, after you have honestly given it, to be perfectly indifferent whether it is taken or not, and never persist in trying to set people right.
Henry Ward Beecher
To be perfectly happy it does not suffice to possess happiness, it is necessary to have deserved it.
Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing perfectly.
Robert H. Schuller
I think anyone who's perfectly happy isn't particularly funny.
San Francisco is a mad city - inhabited for the most part by perfectly insane people whose women are of a remarkable beauty.
If you can spend a perfectly useless afternoon in a perfectly useless manner, you have learned how to live.
To be perfectly just is an attribute of the divine nature; to be so to the utmost of our abilities, is the glory of man.
Never trust any complicated cocktail that remains perfectly clear until the last ingredient goes in, and then immediately clouds.
Nothing is so perfectly amusing as a total change of ideas.
In the World Wars, people were perfectly able to shoot other people just because they belonged to the wrong country, without ever asking what their opinions were. Faith too is like that.
Harvard takes perfectly good plums as students, and turns them into prunes.
Frank Lloyd Wright
I got a flue shot and now my chimney works perfectly.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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