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Understanding is a two-way street.
Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. Fashion is in the sky, in the street, fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening.
I'll love you, dear, I'll love you till China and Africa meet and the river jumps over the mountain and the salmon sing in the street.
W. H. Auden
Wall Street is the only place that people ride to in a Rolls Royce to get advice from those who take the subway.
All great deeds and all great thoughts have a ridiculous beginning. Great works are often born on a street corner or in a restaurant's revolving door.
I still get wildly enthusiastic about little things... I play with leaves. I skip down the street and run against the wind.
Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.
White collar conservative flashin down the street, pointing that plastic finger at me, they all assume my kind will drop and die, but I'm gonna wave my freak flag high.
At any street corner the feeling of absurdity can strike any man in the face.
Many a man's reputation would not know his character if they met on the street.
We didn't become the most prosperous country in the world just by rewarding greed and recklessness. We didn't come this far by letting the special interests run wild. We didn't do it just by gambling and chasing paper profits on Wall Street. We built this country by making things, by producing goods we could sell.
Every city in the world always has a gang, a street gang, or the so-called outcasts.
A man in the house is worth two in the street.
And I remember going to the record studio and there was a park across the street and I'd see all the children playing and I would cry because it would make me sad that I would have to work instead.
I met in the street a very poor young man who was in love. His hat was old, his coat worn, his cloak was out at the elbows, the water passed through his shoes, - and the stars through his soul.
I want all this loud profanity in the street stopped. I want people to think about choices.
I believe in using words, not fists. I believe in my outrage knowing people are living in boxes on the street. I believe in honesty. I believe in a good time. I believe in good food. I believe in sex.
I had the blues because I had no shoes until upon the street, I met a man who had no feet.
I paint mostly from real life. It has to start with that. Real people, real street scenes, behind the curtain scenes, live models, paintings, photographs, staged setups, architecture, grids, graphic design. Whatever it takes to make it work.
We will keep the promise of Social Security by taking the responsible steps to strengthen it - not by turning it over to Wall Street.
My first day in Chicago, September 4, 1983. I set foot in this city, and just walking down the street, it was like roots, like the motherland. I knew I belonged here.
I went down the street to the 24-hour grocery. When I got there, the guy was locking the front door. I said, 'Hey, the sign says you're open 24 hours.' He said, 'Yes, but not in a row.'
I live on a one-way street that's also a dead end. I'm not sure how I got there.
Life is a dead-end street.
H. L. Mencken
I had some eyeglasses. I was walking down the street when suddenly the prescription ran out.
I like everything. Boyish girls, girlish boys, the heavy and the skinny. Which is a problem when I'm walking down the street.
I had the privilege of practicing medicine in the early '60s, before we had any government. It worked rather well, and there was nobody on the street suffering with no medical care.
I was walking down the street wearing glasses when the prescription ran out.
I believe in the brotherhood of all men, but I don't believe in wasting brotherhood on anyone who doesn't want to practice it with me. Brotherhood is a two-way street.
Just go up to somebody on the street and say 'You're it!' and then run away.
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