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There is no way that writers can be tamed and rendered civilized or even cured. The only solution known to science is to provide the patient with an isolation room, where he can endure the acute stages in private and where food can be poked in to him with a stick.
Robert A. Heinlein
There's only one effectively redemptive sacrifice, the sacrifice of self-will to make room for the knowledge of God.
It doesn't matter what temperature the room is, it's always room temperature.
Some dog I got too. We call him Egypt. Because in every room he leaves a pyramid.
It is by not always thinking of yourself, if you can manage it, that you might somehow be happy. Until you make room in your life for someone as important to you as yourself, you will always be searching and lost.
Burt Reynolds once asked me out. I was in his room.
The person who comes up to you and makes the most noise and is the most intrusive is invariably the person in the room who has no respect for you at all, and it's really all about them.
Out of Ireland have we come, great hatred, little room, maimed us at the start. I carry from my mother's womb a fanatic heart.
William Butler Yeats
Bad human communication leaves us less room to grow.
Rowan D. Williams
A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction.
No man will be a sailor who has contrivance enough to get himself into a jail; for being in a ship is being in a jail, with the chance of being drowned... a man in a jail has more room, better food, and commonly better company.
I never kill insects. If I see ants or spiders in the room, I pick them up and take them outside. Karma is everything.
I have discovered that all human evil comes from this, man's being unable to sit still in a room.
When I was kidnapped, my parents snapped into action. They rented out my room.
My dark side, my shadow, my lower companion is now in the back room blowing up balloons for kids' parties.
There is no person in this room whose basic rights are not involved in any successful defiance to the carrying out of court orders.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
God forbid you be an ugly girl, 'course too pretty is also your doom, 'cause everyone harbors a secret hatred for the prettiest girl in the room.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
I prefer drawing to talking. Drawing is faster, and leaves less room for lies.
A house without books is like a room without windows. No man has a right to bring up his children without surrounding them with books, if he has the means to buy them.
A library is the delivery room for the birth of ideas, a place where history comes to life.
Leave me in a room with some crayons and I'll draw on the wall.
Where the Mind is biggest, the Heart, the Senses, Magnanimity, Charity, Tolerance, Kindliness, and the rest of them scarcely have room to breathe.
Oh, the most important thing about myself is that my life has been full of changes. Therefore, when I observe the world, I don't expect to see it just like I was seeing the fellow who lives in the next room.
I'm a hard guy to live with. I'm like a caged animal. I'm up all night walking around the living room. It's hard for me to come down from what I do.
I have no room in my life for any form of negativity or nonacceptance.
Your best friend and worst enemy are both in this room right now. It's not your neighbor right or left - and it's not God or the devil - it's you.
Edwin Louis Cole
Because forgiveness is like this: a room can be dank because you have closed the windows, you've closed the curtains. But the sun is shining outside, and the air is fresh outside. In order to get that fresh air, you have to get up and open the window and draw the curtains apart.
Forget sex or politics or religion, loneliness is the subject that clears out a room.
You can't be in politics unless you can walk in a room and know in a minute who's for you and who's against you.
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