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It's a round ball and a round bat, and you got to hit it square.
Oh, 'tis love, 'tis love that makes the world go round.
The atom bombs are piling up in the factories, the police are prowling through the cities, the lies are streaming from the loudspeakers, but the earth is still going round the sun.
In the whole round of human affairs little is so fatal to peace as misunderstanding.
Margaret Elizabeth Sangster
I seemed to vow to myself that some day I would go to the region of ice and snow and go on and on till I came to one of the poles of the earth, the end of the axis upon which this great round ball turns.
If you look round Hollywood there's no end of white smiles and six packs. Long lines of beautiful people lining up to be incredible on film.
I have to tell you, I'm proudest of my life off the court. There will always be great basketball players who bounce that little round ball, but my proudest moments are affecting people's lives, effecting change, being a role model in the community.
Easy reading is damn hard writing. But if it's right, it's easy. It's the other way round, too. If it's slovenly written, then it's hard to read. It doesn't give the reader what the careful writer can give the reader.
Being generous or doing things for others actually makes me feel good so I don't do it because I hope karma will come round and get me and I'll benefit from it.
The essence of life is the smile of round female bottoms, under the shadow of cosmic boredom.
Guy de Maupassant
Golf is a day spent in a round of strenuous idleness.
The model of ownership, in a society organized round mass consumption, is addiction.
You make decisions, take actions, affect the world, receive feedback from the world, incorporate it into yourself, then the updated 'you' makes more decisions, and so forth, 'round and 'round.
A round man cannot be expected to fit in a square hole right away. He must have time to modify his shape.
My doctor tells me I should start slowing it down - but there are more old drunks than there are old doctors so let's all have another round.
Today the theory of evolution is about as much open to doubt as the theory that the earth goes round the sun.
Think you're escaping and run into yourself. Longest way round is the shortest way home.
Truth is tough. It will not break, like a bubble, at a touch; nay, you may kick it about all day like a football, and it will be round and full at evening.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
A good essay must have this permanent quality about it; it must draw its curtain round us, but it must be a curtain that shuts us in not out.
Every one soon or late comes round by Rome.
I think women should be more independent. In society, we're portrayed as people who simply wear make-up and sit around. We need a Princess Charming - a woman who rescues her man and slays the dragon instead of the other way round.
An incident that left an impression on me was the 1999 sub-junior national boxing championship held in Calcutta. I had trained extremely hard to get there but got kicked out in the first round itself. 'If others can win, why can't you?' I repeatedly asked myself.
Love may not make the world go round, but I must admit that it makes the ride worthwhile.
Taught from infancy that beauty is woman's sceptre, the mind shapes itself to the body, and roaming round its gilt cage, only seeks to adorn its prison.
God made the world round so we would never be able to see too far down the road.
John F. Kennedy
C. S. Lewis
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