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In sports teams, apart from talk of sporting prowess and the imparting of inspirational thought, an extraordinary amount of time is spent discussing, and flaunting, material possessions.
I spent most of my life locked in my bedroom, miserable about my raging acne.
Moon Unit Zappa
We had kind of a rocky start, but I spent a lot of time working with the President and handing him statistics and showing him what we were doing as we went along and kind of saying to him, you know, this is really important.
I spent about seven years during the Vietnam War flight-testing airplanes for the Air Force. And then I went in and I had a lot of fun building airplanes that people could build in their garages. And some 3,000 of those are flying. Of course, one of them is around-the-world Voyager.
I spent my childhood in an imaginary world - probably because I needed an escape. I think that's one of the reasons people have imaginations - because they can't maintain existence here.
Rickie Lee Jones
I am not a religious person myself, but I did look for nature. I had spent my first sabbatical in New York City. Looked for something different for the second one. Europe and the U.S. didn't really feel enticing because I knew them too well. So Asia it was. The most beautiful landscapes I had seen in Asia were Sri Lanka and Bali.
George Klein says that Elvis had five real friends outside of his circle, and I was blessed to be one of them. I spent a lot of time with Elvis in Vegas and at Graceland.
Prison life, fortunately, I spent a lot of years, about 18 years with other prisoners, and, as I say, they enriched your soul.
It's time to fundamentally change the way that we do business in Washington. To help build a new foundation for the 21st century, we need to reform our government so that it is more efficient, more transparent, and more creative. That will demand new thinking and a new sense of responsibility for every dollar that is spent.
Time well spent results in more money to spend, more money to save, and more time to vacation.
Half our life is spent trying to find something to do with the time we have rushed through life trying to save.
If advertisers spent the same amount of money on improving their products as they do on advertising then they wouldn't have to advertise them.
I've spent, I think, close to the last decade effortlessly and magically converting your tin cans into pure gold.
Life is half spent before we know what it is.
I once spent a year in Philadelphia, I think it was on a Sunday.
W. C. Fields
Most of my young years were spent under the boots of the military.
I have spent every New Year's Eve since 1992 in Lourdes. I spend the hour of my birth every year in the grotto. It's a place with meaning for me.
I've spent too much time giving speeches, traveling the world.
There are perhaps no days of our childhood we lived so fully as those we spent with a favorite book.
90 percent of my time is spent on 10 percent of the world.
The greatest part of a writer's time is spent in reading in order to write. A man will turn over half a library to make a book.
I spent most of the early years of my walk with God focused on what was wrong with me. Most of us probably do that, hoping to change ourselves.
All I knew growing up was that my father was married to and loved my momma, period. He worked hard, made some money, and put it on the dresser. She spent it on the family, and he went out and earned some more. He taught me the most about love.
I have spent my life going from mania to mania. Somehow it has all paid off.
I spent most of my young life in the business and missed out on school events. I needed to be a young person and do what I wanted to do.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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