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The Philippines and the U.S. have had a strong relationship with each other for a very long time now. We have a shared history. We have shared values, democracy, freedom, and we have been in all the wars together in modern history, the World War, Second World War, Cold War, Vietnam, Korea, now the war on terrorism.
Gloria Macapagal Arroyo
If bread is the first necessity of life, recreation is a close second.
A man snatches the first kiss, pleads for the second, demands the third, takes the fourth, accepts the fifth - and endures all the rest.
If you're a woman and a guy's ever said anything romantic to you, he just left off the second part that would have made you sick if you could have heard it.
Louis C. K.
Life is hardly more than a fraction of a second. Such a little time to prepare oneself for eternity!
The mall tour was right off of my second record, before it came out. It was very different. I did an acoustic performance every day in a different mall! One interesting thing I remember is playing 'My Happy Ending' a lot, and that song was so new that I remember getting emotional.
In New York, they like winners. They don't like second place.
Too much mercy... often resulted in further crimes which were fatal to innocent victims who need not have been victims if justice had been put first and mercy second.
No one remembers who came in second.
If people have to put labels on me, I'd prefer the first label to be human being, the second label to be pacifist, and the third to be folk singer.
As British and French imperialism ebbed following the end of the Second World War, America became the main outside player in Arab affairs.
Reform is China's second revolution.
Callista Gingrich has, I suspect, given Newt's advisers a giant headache. She's a constant presence at her husband's side - and a constant reminder of his acknowledged infidelity. Newt cheated on his second wife with Callista, a woman 23 years his junior.
I mean we all need a second chance sometimes.
For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
I consider myself a poet first and a musician second. I live like a poet and I'll die like a poet.
In Israel, there's a lot to learn from anyone, because to live there you've got to deal with the truth. Things happen real fast. Your day goes from cool to catastrophic in one second. Israelis know that the cafe you're in could blow up, or the shopping mall, and they rock that.
Let a new earth rise. Let another world be born. Let a bloody peace be written in the sky. Let a second generation full of courage issue forth; let a people loving freedom come to growth.
'No' is the second shortest word in the English language, but one of the hardest to say.
You know, Scooter's going to do the first separation burn; I'm going to do the second separation burn.
Duane G. Carey
My writing is a combination of three elements. The first is travel: not travel like a tourist, but travel as exploration. The second is reading literature on the subject. The third is reflection.
Giving a 10-year mandatory minimum for a second offense fist fight is not going to reduce the chance that someone will be stabbed 16 times when you are not funding any of the programs that are desperately needed to actually reduce juvenile crime.
The second office in the government is honorable and easy; the first is but a splendid misery.
If you are first you are first. If you are second you are nothing.
There is only one real sin and that is to persuade oneself that the second best is anything but second best.
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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