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In marriage do thou be wise: prefer the person before money, virtue before beauty, the mind before the body; then thou hast a wife, a friend, a companion, a second self.
Having a second chance makes you want to work even harder.
The biggest break in my career was getting into the Beatles in 1962. The second biggest break since then is getting out of them.
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.
The first half of our lives are ruined by our parents and the second half by our children.
There's nothing as exciting as a comeback - seeing someone with dreams, watching them fail, and then getting a second chance.
I would rather be first in a little Iberian village than second in Rome.
Apathy can be overcome by enthusiasm, and enthusiasm can only be aroused by two things: first, an ideal, with takes the imagination by storm, and second, a definite intelligible plan for carrying that ideal into practice.
Arnold J. Toynbee
When you are fitted in a racing car and you race to win, second or third place is not enough.
At my lemonade stand I used to give the first glass away free and charge five dollars for the second glass. The refill contained the antidote.
A revival does two things. First, it returns the Church from her backsliding and second, it causes the conversion of men and women; and it always includes the conviction of sin on the part of the Church. What a spell the devil seems to cast over the Church today!
Newspapers are the second hand of history. This hand, however, is usually not only of inferior metal to the other hands, it also seldom works properly.
Confusion heard his voice, and wild uproar Stood ruled, stood vast infinitude confined; Till at his second bidding darkness fled, Light shone, and order from disorder sprung.
First, I have to thank God for giving me the gift that he did as well as a second chance for a better life.
The Second Amendment says we have the right to bear arms, not to bear artillery.
By taking a second wife he pays the highest compliment to the first, by showing that she made him so happy as a married man, that he wishes to be so a second time.
A man should be just cultured enough to be able to look with suspicion upon culture at first, not second hand.
I'll go through life either first class or third, but never in second.
Children are our second chance to have a great parent-child relationship.
Habit is a second nature which prevents us from knowing the first, of which it has neither the cruelties nor the enchantments.
Easter is very important to me, it's a second chance.
There are two barriers that often prevent communication between the young and their elders. The first is middle-aged forgetfulness of the fact that they themselves are no longer young. The second is youthful ignorance of the fact that the middle aged are still alive.
The first man gets the oyster, the second man gets the shell.
A man snatches the first kiss, pleads for the second, demands the third, takes the fourth, accepts the fifth - and endures all the rest.
The power of the periodical press is second only to that of the people.
Alexis de Tocqueville
To me, photography is the simultaneous recognition, in a fraction of a second, of the significance of an event.
Among mortals second thoughts are wisest.
Second place is just the first place loser.
There are two kinds of people; those who are always well and those who are always sick. Most of the evils of the world come from the first sort and most of the achievement from the second.
If you kiss on the first date and it's not right, then there will be no second date. Sometimes it's better to hold out and not kiss for a long time. I am a strong believer in kissing being very intimate, and the minute you kiss, the floodgates open for everything else.
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