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I have made terrible mistakes that have hurt the people that I cared about the most, and I am terribly sorry. I am deeply ashamed of my terrible judgment and my actions.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
Each of us should think of the future. Every puff on a cigarette is another tick closer to a time bomb of terrible consequences. Christopher Hitchens didn't care about the consequences of smoking cigarettes. Tragically, he died of throat cancer in December 2011.
Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible poverty.
Climate change is a terrible problem, and it absolutely needs to be solved. It deserves to be a huge priority.
One life is all we have and we live it as we believe in living it. But to sacrifice what you are and to live without belief, that is a fate more terrible than dying.
Joan of Arc
When I was 14, I thought I looked terrible. I wore these typical Slavic shoes with metal bottoms so you could always hear me coming and this really ugly princess skirt and blouse with the top button closed. I had a boy haircut, a baby face covered with pimples, and a really big nose.
A particularly beautiful woman is a source of terror. As a rule, a beautiful woman is a terrible disappointment.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
Beauty is mysterious as well as terrible. God and devil are fighting there, and the battlefield is the heart of man.
There are terrible, terrible memories of September 11th, things that I saw, people that I lost, the devastation, the identification of bodies. I mean, all these memories come back to you at different times. And then the other side of it this tremendous response with the firefighters and the police officers saving people, the rescue workers.
Masculinity is a terrible problem, as we construe it and shape it.
Every improvement in communication makes the bore more terrible.
Frank Moore Colby
Love is the most terrible, and also the most generous of the passions; it is the only one which includes in its dreams the happiness of someone else.
When we die, our souls still live. If you are a gangster or a bastard or a crook, your soul inhabits a donkey or something terrible.
I remember my choir teacher in high school told me, 'When in doubt, sing loud.' I'm a terrible singer, but I always auditioned for the musicals, and would get cast in them because I really would just put it all out there. That was really good advice, and I think it works for everything, not just acting.
Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest of all; but great cleverness and much learning, if they be accompanied by a bad training, are a much greater misfortune.
I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had an underlying truth.
You are part of that horrid expression, the best and the brightest. It can be a terrible burden if you let it be, but it is the great challenge of your time. And being a warrior in that challenge should be wondrous.
Extraordinary people survive under the most terrible circumstances and they become more extraordinary because of it.
When you wake up each morning, you can choose to be happy or choose to be sad. Unless some terrible catastrophe has occurred the night before, it is pretty much up to you. Tomorrow morning, when the sun shines through your window, choose to make it a happy day.
I'm a terrible singer. I feel lucky to play baseball. You can't be gifted in everything.
Why do people talk of the horrors of old age? It's great. I feel like a fine old car with the parts gradually wearing out, but I'm not complaining,... Those who find growing old terrible are people who haven't done what they wanted with their lives.
There's a terrible price to pay for stress in your life - it really takes a hit on your heart.
There are a terrible lot of lies going about the world, and the worst of it is that half of them are true.
My first 'Daily Show' piece was pretending I had this terrible immigrant journey, so I went to talk to an immigration lawyer who would help out people, and I ran into him in Penn Station about three months after I'd gotten the green card. I said, 'I got my green card yesterday.' And he hugged me because he understood that level of relief.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.
Robert H. Schuller
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