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I prefer to be a dreamer among the humblest, with visions to be realized, than lord among those without dreams and desires.
Why do you think the fans like us - why they prefer our street raps over all that phony stuff out there? Because we're telling the real story of what it's like living in places like Compton. We're giving them reality. We're like reporters. We give them the truth.
Few people have the wisdom to prefer the criticism that would do them good, to the praise that deceives them.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Prefer a loss to a dishonest gain; the one brings pain at the moment, the other for all time.
I consider it useless and tedious to represent what exists, because nothing that exists satisfies me. Nature is ugly, and I prefer the monsters of my fancy to what is positively trivial.
I prefer ordinary girls - you know, college students, waitresses, that sort of thing. Most of the girls I go out with are just good friends. Just because I go out to the cinema with a girl, it doesn't mean we are dating.
As far as I'm concerned, I prefer silent vice to ostentatious virtue.
Liberals, it has been said, are generous with other peoples' money, except when it comes to questions of national survival when they prefer to be generous with other people's freedom and security.
William F. Buckley, Jr.
Relying on the face might be human nature - even babies prefer to look at attractive people. But, of course, judging someone based on the geometry of his features is, from a moral and legal standpoint, no better than judging him based on the color of his skin.
I'm definitely much more of a beach bunny. I prefer the sun over the snow.
When you can imagine you begin to create and when you begin to create you realize that you can create a world that you prefer to live in, rather than a world that you're suffering in.
The nation which can prefer disgrace to danger is prepared for a master and deserves one.
I prefer Princess. I would love to be known as a diva later on in life when I've had far more experiences.
If people have to put labels on me, I'd prefer the first label to be human being, the second label to be pacifist, and the third to be folk singer.
I prefer to be alive, so I'm cautious about taking risks.
So many people seem to prefer my silver-screenings of movie stars to the rest of my work. It must be the subject matter that attracts them, because my death and violence paintings are just as good.
I appreciate the sentiment that I am a popular woman in computer gaming circles; but I prefer being thought of as a computer game designer rather than a woman computer game designer. I don't put myself into gender mode when designing a game.
It is our best work that God wants, not the dregs of our exhaustion. I think he must prefer quality to quantity.
A boycott is, inherently, a blunt instrument. It is an imperfect weapon, a carpet bomb, when all involved would prefer a surgical strike.
I'm not a proper traveler. I don't like to be challenged or have too much of a change and prefer a week away just to relax.
I prefer to be busy all day long, and when you work for someone else, you're not busy enough.
That is the one single word that the food industry hates: 'addiction.' They much prefer words like 'crave-ability' and 'allure.'
The truth is, the 'Fortune' 500 prefer lobbying to campaigning.
Bradley A. Smith
I would prefer to have no money but to have a nice family and good friends around.
Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of liberty.
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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