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Many of you are well enough off that the tax cuts may have helped you. We're saying that for America to get back on track, we're probably going to cut that short and not give it to you. We're going to take things away from you on behalf of the common good.
He who has a task to perform must know how to take sides, or he is quite unworthy of it.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
If one were to take the bible seriously one would go mad. But to take the bible seriously, one must be already mad.
If you don't think drugs have done good things for us, then take all of your records, tapes and CD's and burn them.
It is a golden maxim to cultivate the garden for the nose, and the eyes will take care of themselves.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Oh while I live, to be the ruler of life, not a slave, to meet life as a powerful conqueror, and nothing exterior to me will ever take command of me.
Today's misery is real unemployment, home foreclosures and bankruptcies. This is the Obama Misery Index and its at a record high. Its going to take more than new rhetoric to put Americans back to work - its going to take a new president.
It is past time for women to take their rightful place, side by side with men, in the rooms where the fates of peoples, where their children's and grandchildren's fates, are decided.
You must accept that you might fail; then, if you do your best and still don't win, at least you can be satisfied that you've tried. If you don't accept failure as a possibility, you don't set high goals, you don't branch out, you don't try - you don't take the risk.
There have been times when I have deliberately tried to take my life... I think I must have been crying for some attention.
Power is my mistress. I have worked too hard at her conquest to allow anyone to take her away from me.
I like a teacher who gives you something to take home to think about besides homework.
Find out how much God has given you and from it take what you need; the remainder is needed by others.
If dogs could talk it would take a lot of the fun out of owning one.
Moving between the legs of tables and of chairs, rising or falling, grasping at kisses and toys, advancing boldly, sudden to take alarm, retreating to the corner of arm and knee, eager to be reassured, taking pleasure in the fragrant brilliance of the Christmas tree.
T. S. Eliot
A life without adventure is likely to be unsatisfying, but a life in which adventure is allowed to take whatever form it will is sure to be short.
Cease to inquire what the future has in store, and take as a gift whatever the day brings forth.
Make the best use of what is in your power, and take the rest as it happens.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.
People who don't take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year. People who do take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year.
As you get older, you're not afraid of doubt. Doubt isn't running the show. You take out all the self-agonizing.
If you want a president who will make things better in the African-American community, you are looking at him. You take a look!
If you're working out in front of a mirror and watching your muscles grow, your ego has reached a point where it is now eating itself. That's why I believe there should be a psychiatrist at every health club, so that when they see you doing this, they will take you away for a little chat.
I wish they would only take me as I am.
Vincent Van Gogh
Forgiveness is not a feeling - it's a decision we make because we want to do what's right before God. It's a quality decision that won't be easy and it may take time to get through the process, depending on the severity of the offense.
Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.
George S. Patton
Take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly, and try another. But by all means, try something.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
If we do discover a complete theory, it should be in time understandable in broad principle by everyone. Then we shall all, philosophers, scientists, and just ordinary people be able to take part in the discussion of why we and the universe exist.
Sometimes I lie awake at night, and ask, 'Where have I gone wrong?' Then a voice says to me, 'This is going to take more than one night.'
Charles M. Schulz
In the business world, everyone is paid in two coins: cash and experience. Take the experience first; the cash will come later.
Harold S. Geneen
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