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I can't tell you, as a parent, how it feels when the doctor tells you your child has diabetes. First off, you don't really know much about it. Then you discover there is no cure.
My heroes don't have anything special. They have something to tell other people but they don't know how, so they talk to themselves.
I don't want any yes-men around me. I want everybody to tell me the truth even if it costs them their job.
I'll tell you one thing, since I'm married, single people look absolutely ridiculous to me.
It's what I tell my daughters: Know that your birthright is to shine your light, and don't let anybody deny you of that right. Take responsibility for your life.
It's not about what you tell your children, but how you show them how to live life.
Jada Pinkett Smith
A lot of times, you could play me just the laughs from my set, and I could tell you, from the laugh, what the joke was. Because they match.
I tell students that even if they don't like math right now, they can use math as a brain-sharpening tool - a tool that not only builds the foundation for a great career, but that also builds self-confidence, no matter what they choose to do with their lives.
Messy stuff irritates me. I don't like messiness. If you leave something around my house, I'll tell you to move it back, clean it up, throw it in the trash - don't matter, just get rid of it. I need stuff neat, organized. And once I start cleaning stuff, I don't stop until it's done. Otherwise I'm irritated all day.
You can take for granted that people know more or less what a street, a shop, a beach, a sky, an oak tree look like. Tell them what makes this one different.
Blood will tell, but often it tells too much.
The real secrets are not the ones I tell.
What I tell my kids is, 'I'm preparing you for college and for life. So, having independence, knowing how to set your own boundaries, figuring out how to make that balance. We still have screen-time rules.'
I tell you the solemn truth, that the doctrine of the Trinity is not so difficult to accept for a working proposition as any one of the axioms of physics.
Men cannot count, they do not know that two and two make four if women do not tell them so.
I believe that we should, on biblical grounds, tell all parents of mentally disabled children that God loves their children, regrets terribly that they are disabled, and will, when they die, carry them gently into a heavenly life where every person is forever whole.
Lewis B. Smedes
Just let me go, we have to be able to criticize what we love, to say what we have to say 'cause if you're not trying to make something better, then as far as I can tell, you are just in the way.
It is pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness; poverty and wealth have both failed.
I would tell anyone who wants something from someone else to feign not wanting it. People are perverse. If you show great affection to them, they'll run the other way.
You don't have to be the Dalai Lama to tell people that life's about change.
You can't have it both ways. You can't tell me that you're taxed enough already, and that you want constitutional government and then in the next breath say, 'Bring me home some bacon.' The pig has been picked clean.
You can't tell a 6-year-old your sister is going to die.
The easiest thing to find on God's green earth is someone to tell you all the things you cannot do.
Richard M. DeVos
I don't travel and tell stories, because that's not the way these days. But I write my books to be read aloud, and I think of myself in that oral tradition.
An intellectual snob is someone who can listen to the William Tell Overture and not think of The Lone Ranger.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
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