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I look young. I heard this said so often that it became irritating. I once worked as a babysitter for a woman who, the first time we met, said she didn't want somebody in high school. I was 22. Later, I realised that in certain places being female and looking 'young' meant it was more difficult to be taken seriously, so I turned to make-up.
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
When you betray somebody else, you also betray yourself.
Isaac Bashevis Singer
Every murderer is probably somebody's old friend.
You marry somebody; you love everything about them. You grow to learn about them. You never learn everything.
Etiquette is all human social behavior. If you're a hermit on a mountain, you don't have to worry about etiquette; if somebody comes up the mountain, then you've got a problem. It matters because we want to live in reasonably harmonious communities.
Nothing else so destroys the power to stand alone as the habit of leaning upon others. If you lean, you will never be strong or original. Stand alone or bury your ambition to be somebody in the world.
Orison Swett Marden
One advantage of talking to yourself is that you know at least somebody's listening.
Franklin P. Jones
I will not have my life narrowed down. I will not bow down to somebody else's whim or to someone else's ignorance.
Who can I trust? You have to invest in somebody and chances are you're probably going to invest in somebody who's going to deceive you. I've been conned a couple of times, but now I'm a little more savvy.
It's a waste of energy to think about what somebody else is doing and how they doing it. I'ma just do what I do.
Somebody who can reckon with the past, who can live with the past in the present, and move towards the future - that's fabulous.
In Afghanistan, you don't understand yourself solely as an individual. You understand yourself as a son, a brother, a cousin to somebody, an uncle to somebody. You are part of something bigger than yourself.
When you're in the position I'm in, you have two options: you can either shut yourself off from everybody, from the world, and not live a full life. Or you welcome everybody into your life and occasionally somebody will try to take advantage.
When somebody has convinced you that you're not worth anything to anybody anymore, and they spend a lot of time doing it, you start believing it yourself.
When I found out that there was eight Presidents before George Washington, I wanted to smack somebody.
I go on YouTube when somebody says to look something up.
Our life is all about the choices we make, and when I was looking for a mate for life, I really was looking for someone who was a family man, somebody who would embrace my girls as much as they were going to embrace me. I guess I just wasn't finished having children yet.
You can't betray yourself too often, or you become somebody else.
If somebody invented cigarettes today, the government would not legalize them.
My best artist friend is definitely Jason Aldean. He and I really get along great and are really great friends. It's fun to tour with a buddy and somebody that I just enjoy hanging out with. If we weren't touring together, we'd be hunting in the off-season still and knocking around doing stuff, certainly.
Once you decide to work for yourself, you never go back to work for somebody else.
I always find it flattering when somebody recognizes me.
I have a simple rule: when I'm on TV, I'm not talking to just my anchor or my colleague on my right. I'm talking to America. I look into the lens, and in my head, I'm talking to somebody in Nebraska. Why Nebraska? Why the Cornhusker State? I have no idea. But it feels like it's a good place to talk to people.
A liberal is a man who is willing to spend somebody else's money.
I advise everybody not to save: spend your money. Most people save all their lives and leave it to somebody else. Money is to be enjoyed.
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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