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Custom is second nature.
The second coming of Christ will be so revolutionary that it will change every aspect of life on this planet. Disease will be eliminated. Death will be abolished. War will be eradicated. Nature will be transformed.
Do the duty which lies nearest to you, the second duty will then become clearer.
The Federal Reserve has an official commitment to two different policies. One is to prevent inflation from getting too high. The second is to maintain high employment... the European Central Bank has only the first. It has no commitment to keep employment up.
Enough Americans saw fit to give president Obama a second term. I don't think there will be many people keeping their Romney/Ryan bumper stickers on their cars.
When we disclaim praise, it is only showing our desire to be praised a second time.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
The power of the periodical press is second only to that of the people.
Alexis de Tocqueville
A man should be just cultured enough to be able to look with suspicion upon culture at first, not second hand.
The split second she ceases to care is the only time a woman ceases to be attractive.
I had been a student in Vienna, and one of the neat little things I had found out was about that zoo. It was a good debut novel for me to have published. I was 26 or 27 when it was published. I already had a kid and would soon have a second.
Documentaries are the first line of education, and the second line of education is dramatization, such as 'The Pacific'.
When you're a dancer, you start with the basics. You don't all of a sudden do a grand jete and pirouette. You start with first position, second, third.
I study the universe. It's the second oldest profession. People have been looking up for a long time.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Fiction gives us the second chances that life denies us.
I'm a musician first, a food-lover second, a dirty mouth with feet, and a girl last time I checked.
Demographers affirm that choosing to have a second child is already a potential choice in favour of a third.
Now, when an American has an idea, he directly seeks a second American to share it. If there be three, they elect a president and two secretaries. Given four, they name a keeper of records, and the office is ready for work; five, they convene a general meeting, and the club is fully constituted.
The whole history of pop music had rested on the first person singular, with occasional intrusions of the second person singular.
There are a lot of perks when you're an actor. Free food at work was my second favorite in the beginning, but my first was the weird stuff. Like seeing celebrities in no makeup and finding out what they ate.
In five years' time I'd like to be a mum. I want to settle down and have a family, definitely sooner rather than later. I'd like to have finished my second album too, maybe even my third. I'd like a sound that sticks around that other people are inspired by and that people know is me.
I'm a singer and working on my second album. I write and produce. There is so much more that satisfies me. So there's not just this one ambition to become an American movie star. Because I will never become an American movie star.
Carice van Houten
I knew I heard the doctor correctly. I didn't think he said something else, I didn't think for a second, 'Well maybe he didn't say it.' No, I knew I heard him! But I still couldn't comprehend... in my mind... in my soul... he just said, 'cancer.'
Every single second of every single day... I don't know if I feel like a bad mom, but at the end of the day I'm always plagued with, 'Did I do enough? Should I go in a different direction?'
I'm 5-foot-5, and I'll wear a big parka and put the hood up, and nobody gives me a second glance.
Apparently Arnold was inspired by President Bush, who proved you can be a successful politician in this country even if English is your second language.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
Leonardo da Vinci
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