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No one does anything from a single motive.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
If you have anything really valuable to contribute to the world it will come through the expression of your own personality, that single spark of divinity that sets you off and makes you different from every other living creature.
I picked up an issue of Cosmopolitan the other day that had tips for job interviews, because I was like, 'I need to get better at interviews.' The article was basically about how to get someone not to hate you in 20 minutes. Every single thing they told you not to do, I was like, 'I do that every day.'
We cannot tear out a single page of our life, but we can throw the whole book in the fire.
El Salvador is a democracy so it's not surprising that there are many voices to be heard here. Yet in my conversations with Salvadorans... I have heard a single voice.
They that have lived a single day have lived an age.
Jean de la Bruyere
Right now, I'm as single as a slice of American cheese.
What I like about music is the songs you can remember the lines of in a single second.
In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.
In life, single women are the most vulnerable adults. In movies, they are given imaginary power.
The first books I was interested in were all about baseball. But I can't think of one single book that changed my life in any way.
It is not easy to see how the more extreme forms of nationalism can long survive when men have seen the Earth in its true perspective as a single small globe against the stars.
Arthur C. Clarke
Parenthood remains the greatest single preserve of the amateur.
I'm happily single.
A typical neuron makes about ten thousand connections to neighboring neurons. Given the billions of neurons, this means there are as many connections in a single cubic centimeter of brain tissue as there are stars in the Milky Way galaxy.
It is no longer an unwritten law of American capitalism that industry will attempt to maintain wages at a level that allows a single wage to support a family.
The best situation is being a single parent. The best part about is that you get time off, too, because the kids are with their mom, so it's the best of both worlds. There's a lot to be said for it.
I've come to realize your career is all about the choices you make. Every single one matters.
The single life is not one I willingly chose for myself.
Every single one of my books had its title changed almost as we were going to press, for all sorts of different reasons.
I'm a drifter and an outsider. There's not one single environment I can totally belong to.
Every single decision I make about what material I do, what I'm putting out in the world, is because of my children.
In history as in human life, regret does not bring back a lost moment and a thousand years will not recover something lost in a single hour.
I'm not saying I look cool, but every single time I go onstage, it is a fail if I don't feel like I'm going to pass out at least twice.
Every true prayer is a prayer of the Church; by means of that prayer the Church prays, since it is the Holy Spirit living in the Church, Who in every single soul 'prays in us with unspeakable groanings'.
Nelson Mandela is, for me, the single statesman in the world. The single statesman, in that literal sense, who is not solving all his problems with guns. It's truly unbelievable.
I will be as harsh as truth, and uncompromising as justice... I am in earnest, I will not equivocate, I will not excuse, I will not retreat a single inch, and I will be heard.
William Lloyd Garrison
It's an incredibly difficult thing to bring a giraffe down. They can kill a lion with a single blow from their feet.
I am impressed with what happens when someone stays in the same place and you took the same picture over and over and it would be different, every single frame.
There isn't a single human being who hasn't plenty to cry over, and the trick is to make the laughs outweigh the tears.
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