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People say I'm extravagant because I want to be surrounded by beauty. But tell me, who wants to be surrounded by garbage?
When we tell little white lies, we become progressively color-blind. It is better to remain silent than to mislead.
James E. Faust
It is not what a lawyer tells me I may do; but what humanity, reason, and justice tell me I ought to do.
Write your story as it needs to be written. Write it honestly, and tell it as best you can. I'm not sure that there are any other rules. Not ones that matter.
A good leader is one who can tell another how to reach his or her potential; a great leader is one who can help another discover this potential for him or herself.
But we cannot rely on memorials and museums alone. We can tell ourselves we will never forget and we likely won't. But we need to make sure that we teach history to those who never had the opportunity to remember in the first place.
Oh, I wish I could tell you I was a Mr. Fix-It, but I am not that kind of guy. I get frustrated so easily.
The process and organization leading up to cooking the egg can tell you a lot about the cook.
People ask me what I do in winter when there's no baseball. I'll tell you what I do. I stare out the window and wait for spring.
I have suffered from bullying in many ways, from bullying in school due to my disability in reading, to digital abuse that I deal with on a daily basis. I'd like to tell the kids that are being bullied that no one should have to deal with the abuse, ever!
You can tell alot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans.
No one has done a study on this, as far as I can tell, but I think Facebook might be the first place where a large number of people have come out. We didn't create that - society was generally ready for that. I think this is just part of the general trend that we talked about, about society being more open, and I think that's good.
I've always wanted to tell a story about Lincoln. I saw a paternal father figure; I saw someone who was completely, stubbornly committed to his ideals, to his vision.
There are some people so addicted to exaggeration that they can't tell the truth without lying.
I live in New Hampshire. We're in favor of global warming. Eleven hundred more feet of sea-level rises? I've got beachfront property. You tell us up there, 'By the end of the century, New York City could be underwater,' and we say, 'Your point is?'
P. J. O'Rourke
If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.
Technology gives us power, but it does not and cannot tell us how to use that power. Thanks to technology, we can instantly communicate across the world, but it still doesn't help us know what to say.
Get as rude as possible and don't let anyone tell you how to live.
It's been the structure of my life: you scheme and plan and try and fail and try again and accumulate and lose and win back, and then you tell.
Give people enough guidance to make the decisions you want them to make. Don't tell them what to do, but encourage them to do what is best.
Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Tell me thy company, and I'll tell thee what thou art.
Miguel de Cervantes
Tell me what you feel in your room when the full moon is shining in upon you and your lamp is dying out, and I will tell you how old you are, and I shall know if you are happy.
Henri Frederic Amiel
Whenever things go a bit sour in a job I'm doing, I always tell myself, 'You can do better than this.'
Every guitarist I would cross paths with would tell me that I should have a flashy guitar, whatever the latest fashion model was, and I used to say, 'Why? Mine works, doesn't it? It's a piece of wood and six strings, and it works.'
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
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