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I did commit to myself that I would not jump back into being the workaholic that I can be before I gave myself an honest opportunity to create the marriage of my dreams and to create the beginning of the family of my dreams, and that took a hot second.
To be on this set today, I feel very blessed for the second chance and for the opportunity, my record company believing in me and everybody here just showing me so much love and support.
I think being a woman is like being Irish. Everyone says you're important and nice, but you take second place all the same.
Documentaries are the first line of education, and the second line of education is dramatization, such as 'The Pacific'.
The two most important requirements for major success are: first, being in the right place at the right time, and second, doing something about it.
In the struggle between yourself and the world second the world.
Finishing second in the Olympics gets you silver. Finishing second in politics gets you oblivion.
Richard M. Nixon
As told in Friendship with God, if we simply decided to believe and act as if first, we're all one, and second, life is eternal, it would render virtually everything we've done all our lives pointless.
Neale Donald Walsch
There are two kinds of companies, those that work to try to charge more and those that work to charge less. We will be the second.
Music's always been really cathartic. It's the best drug for me to get away from the everyday pressures just for a second via a good song.
First rule of politics: you can't win unless you're on the ballot. Second rule: If you run, you may lose. And, if you tie, you do not win.
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'm a Christian first, and a mean-spirited, bigoted conservative second, and don't you ever forget it.
Money is the seed of money, and the first guinea is sometimes more difficult to acquire than the second million.
Our culture runs on coffee and gasoline, the first often tasting like the second.
Mission accomplished. The Museum of Modern Art's wide-open, tall-ceilinged, super-reinforced second floor was for all intents and purposes built to accommodate monumental installations and gigantic sculptures, should the need arise. It has arisen.
Music is my shining light, my favorite thing in the world. T get me to stop doing it for one second would be difficult!
I started singing about three years ago, I entered a local singing competition called Stratford Idol. The other people in the competition had been taking singing lessons and had vocal coaches. I wasn't taking it too seriously at the time, I would just sing around the house. I was only 12 and I got second place.
We have said the first step was to designate the land, inform the owners. And the second would be to get the responses from the owners. And this will be openly done.
I loved every second of Catholic church. I loved the sickly sweet rotting-pomegranate smells of the incense. I loved the overwrought altar, the birdbath of holy water, the votive candles; I loved that there was a poor box, the stations of the cross rendered in stained glass on the windows.
Have friends. 'Tis a second existence.
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.
Photography is truth. The cinema is truth twenty-four times per second.
First, make yourself a reputation for being a creative genius. Second, surround yourself with partners who are better than you are. Third, leave them to go get on with it.
Now I feel and I say all the time that vanity is, like, long gone. I'm really free of worrying about what I look like, because it's out of my shaky hands. I don't control it. So why would I waste one second of my life worrying about it?
Michael J. Fox
I'm thrilled to be asked to host the Academy Awards for the second time because, as they say, the third time's a charm.
I am not a second option person. It is that or nothing. If it is not the way I see it I prefer not to see it.
If you want to achieve excellence, you can get there today. As of this second, quit doing less-than-excellent work.
Thomas J. Watson
I realized what Led Zeppelin was about around the end of our first U.S. tour. We started off not even on the bill in Denver, and by the time we got to New York we were second to Iron Butterfly, and they didn't want to go on!
Property as compared with humanity, as compared with the red blood in the American people, must take second place, not first place.
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