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Between a man and his wife nothing ought to rule but love. Authority is for children and servants, yet not without sweetness.
Accept that all of us can be hurt, that all of us can and surely will at times fail. Other vulnerabilities, like being embarrassed or risking love, can be terrifying, too. I think we should follow a simple rule: if we can take the worst, take the risk.
Life is like music; it must be composed by ear, feeling, and instinct, not by rule.
One man's style must not be the rule of another's.
You can only govern men by serving them. The rule is without exception.
This 90/10 rule holds true in almost anything financial. Take the game of golf, for example. Ten percent of the professional golfers make 90 percent of the money.
While the Chinese people, as a rule, are good people, my business dealings with Communist Chinese officials have left me disturbed and concerned about the rise of the Chinese Empire.
Remember the first rule of gunfighting... 'have a gun.'
As a rule, said Holmes, the more bizarre a thing is the less mysterious it proves to be. It is your commonplace, featureless crimes which are really puzzling, just as a commonplace face is the most difficult to identify.
Arthur Conan Doyle
Do I dare set forth here the most important, the most useful rule of all education? It is not to save time, but to squander it.
Democracy is not something you put away for ten years, and then in the 11th year you wake up and start practicing again. We have to begin to learn to rule ourselves again.
In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
First rule of Economics 101: our desires are insatiable. Second rule: we can stomach only three Big Macs at a time.
Another thing that's pathetic is this rule that you have to look ugly to get respect as an actress. Jessica Lange had to make herself look really bad to prove that she had amazing talent.
What is a diary as a rule? A document useful to the person who keeps it. Dull to the contemporary who reads it and invaluable to the student, centuries afterwards, who treasures it.
Given the daunting challenges that we face, it's important that president elect Obama is prepared to really take power and begin to rule day one.
The Golden Rule of Parenting is; do unto your children as you wish your parents had done unto you!
Rule A: Don't. Rule A1: Rule A doesn't exist. Rule A2: Do not discuss the existence or non-existence of Rules A, A1 or A2.
R. D. Laing
If a woman hasn't got a tiny streak of harlot in her, she's a dry stick as a rule.
D. H. Lawrence
As a general rule, people disappoint you as you know them.
Yet consider now, whether women are not quite past sense and reason, when they want to rule over men.
Obama is a statist. He's an authoritarian. He doesn't want to govern; he wants to rule.
As the age of television progresses the Reagans will be the rule, not the exception. To be perfect for television is all a President has to be these days.
There's no rule, no law, no regulation that says you can't come back. So I have every right to come back.
There is a misleading, unwritten rule that states if a quote giving advice comes from someone famous, very old, or Greek, then it must be good advice.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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