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We shall be better prepared for the future if we see how terrible, how doomed the present is.
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
I like science and I love gym. Oh, and I like art, but I'm really bad at it. I'm just a terrible drawer. I can't draw a circle. Even with a ruler, I can't draw a straight line.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
Eradicating a religion of kindness is, I think, a terrible thing for the Chinese to attempt.
As a child I had terrible asthma.
If you ask my wife, the biggest fault is my inability around the house. She says the only thing handy about me is that I'm close by. And, I have a terrible memory. I'm bad at saying no. I often double-book. There are a lot of things.
I've noticed a terrible thing, which is I will agree to anything if it's far enough in the future.
Americans have discovered the fragility of life, that ominous fragility that the rest of the world either already experienced or is experiencing now with terrible intensity.
People assume that all artists make for terrible business people, but I'm in complete charge of my own career.
It's very expensive to be me. It's terrible the things I have to do to be me.
Anna Nicole Smith
The rebuilding of Iraq has been terrible.
The Establishment center... has led us into the stupidest and cruelest war in all history. That war is a moral and political disaster - a terrible cancer eating away at the soul of our nation.
If some persons died, and others did not die, death would be a terrible affliction.
Jean de la Bruyere
I think that lawyers are terrible at admitting that they're wrong. And not just admitting it; also realizing it. Most lawyers are very successful, and they think that because they're making money and people think well of them, they must be doing everything right.
I can't even explain to you how terrible that feels, that I equate dating a woman with punishment, shame, guilt, disappointment, reproach, reprimand, persecution. It's a nightmare.
I have terrible hearing trouble. I have unwittingly helped to invent and refine a type of music that makes its principal proponents deaf.
I would never say somebody had to vote for anybody. That would be terrible. I haven't said that.
The Katrina matter was terrible.
I thought that communism, the tyranny of communism, was an abomination and I beseeched God to bring that terrible evil down and he did. It was a great triumph, it took awhile, but it happened.
Ridiculous yachts and private planes and big limousines won't make people enjoy life more, and it sends out terrible messages to the people who work for them. It would be so much better if that money was spent in Africa - and it's about getting a balance.
To declare that in the administration of criminal law the end justifies the means to declare that the Government may commit crimes in order to secure conviction of a private criminal would bring terrible retribution.
Louis D. Brandeis
You take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing: no one to blame.
When I was a kid, no one would believe anything positive that you could say about black people. That's a terrible burden.
Temptation to behave is terrible.
The laughter of man is more terrible than his tears, and takes more forms hollow, heartless, mirthless, maniacal.
There's an unconscious bias in our society: girls are wonderful; boys are terrible. And to be a boy, or young man, growing up, having to listen to all this, it must be painful.
Borders had lousy management and made bad corporate decisions, so its fate is less like a terrible accident than a slow-motion slide into a ditch, but it's hard to be happy about a bookseller's demise.
Every time I see something terrible, it's like I see it at age 19. I keep a freshness that way.
Terrible is the fight put up by the senses. Fight bravely! Conquer them you must.
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