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After clearing 9 metres of the descending passage, in about the middle of the afternoon, we came upon a second sealed doorway, which was almost the exact replica of the first.
I think my thing is I grew up in the ghetto, and I was able to get a second chance. That's what I'm trying to tell kids.
The artist that had the biggest impact on me was Michael Jackson. He was my Elvis and Beatles. When I was 15, I listened to a lot of Sinatra, but my jean jacket didn't have, 'I love Frank' on it, it had, 'I love AC/DC', 'Guns N Roses', 'Pearl Jam'. I thought Eddie Vedder was the second coming.
There are two things I enjoy most about my work. First, I get to work with interesting and enthusiastic people who are also fired up about science. Second, every once in a while I have moments in which I suddenly understand the solution to a problem that I've been working on - those are great moments.
David J. Anderson
The second office in the government is honorable and easy; the first is but a splendid misery.
Now, we are selling over 5 million songs a day now. Isn't that unbelievable? That's 58 songs every second of every minute of every hour of every day.
Talking is a hydrant in the yard and writing is a faucet upstairs in the house. Opening the first takes the pressure off the second.
It takes these very simple-minded instructions - 'Go fetch a number, add it to this number, put the result there, perceive if it's greater than this other number' - but executes them at a rate of, let's say, 1,000,000 per second. At 1,000,000 per second, the results appear to be magic.
Then not only an old man, but also a drunkard, becomes a second time a child.
God's got you in the palm of His hand. You won't leave one second before your time. If God wants you to be here, then you're going to be here.
He shines in the second rank, who is eclipsed in the first.
The Second Amendment says we have the right to bear arms, not to bear artillery.
The first time you say something, it's heard. The second time, it's recognized, and the third time it's learned.
John C. Maxwell
The worst enemy of life, freedom and the common decencies is total anarchy; their second worst enemy is total efficiency.
Work is of two kinds: first, altering the position of matter at or near the earth's surface relative to other matter; second, telling other people to do so.
I consider myself a poet first and a musician second. I live like a poet and I'll die like a poet.
How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.
I never wash my hair the night before an event - I call it second day hair, and it holds better.
I have treated many hundreds of patients. Among those in the second half of life - that is to say, over 35 - there has not been one whose problem in the last resort was not that of finding a religious outlook on life.
Among mortals second thoughts are wisest.
There are no second acts in American lives.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
The most terrible job in warfare is to be a second lieutenant leading a platoon when you are on the battlefield.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
When you are young and healthy, it never occurs to you that in a single second your whole life could change.
All my cousins steal things. They're just a bunch of thieves. My whole family is like that. You put something down for a second, and they steal it. You never see it again.
I say, If everybody in this house lives where it's God first, friends and family second and you third, we won't ever have an argument.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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