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There are certain characteristics that define a good chimp mother. She is patient, she is protective but she is not over-protective - that is really important. She is tolerant, but she can impose discipline. She is affectionate. She plays. And the most important of all: she is supportive.
What I say is, national defense is the most important thing we do in Washington, but there's still waste in the military budget.
The most important lesson I've learned in this business is how to say no. I have said no to a lot of temptations, and I am glad I did.
Serbian history tells that the family is the most important thing and you have to stick with the family.
It is very difficult to get people to focus on the most important things when you're in boom times.
Just as the common law derives from ancient precedents - judges' decisions - rather than statutes, baseball's codes are the game's distilled mores. Their unchanged purpose is to show respect for opponents and the game. In baseball, as in the remainder of life, the most important rules are unwritten. But not unenforced.
I think the most important goal I scored in Spain was the first one because people were wary about me coming over to Spain as a player - they thought I was just there to sell shirts.
A man's motive in the small actions of daily life, like resting a moment on his pitchfork in the sun and listening intently, may be the most important thing about that man.
These little daily choices that we're so used to thinking are irrelevant are the most important thing we do all day long.
Jonathan Safran Foer
I rebel at the notion that I can't be part of other groups, that I can't construct identities through elective affinity, that race must be the most important thing about me. Is that what I want on my gravestone: Here lies an African American?
Henry Louis Gates
Undoubtedly, the most important thing to remember is your time is not your own. Yes, we live in a time when people believe that you can and you should do exactly what you want, but all time belongs to God. So make sure your time is first dedicated to getting His work accomplished.
The words 'come unto Christ' are an invitation. It is the most important invitation you could ever offer to another person. It is the most important invitation anyone could accept.
Henry B. Eyring
Connecting with my daughter is the most important thing in my life - the priority. I want to be a man who shows up for her. I want to have such a big influence on her, so that she knows she can call me about anything, which she does.
The sun is the most important thing in everybody's life, whether you're a plant, an animal or a fish, and we take it for granted.
The young comedians always ask me, 'What's the secret for staying around?' I tell them, 'There is no secret - just stay around. Longevity is the most important thing.'
We're nothing if we're not loved. When you meet somebody who is more important to you than yourself, that has to be the most important thing.
Nearly everything I do is part of a master plan to make me the most important entertainer in the world.
One of the most important functions of jazz has been to encourage a hope for freedom, for people living in situations of intolerance or struggle.
It seems to me the most important issue in the LGBT community is the right to be queer-the right to be free of the heterosexual assumption.
In my experience as CEO, I found that the most important decisions tested my courage far more than my intelligence.
Having a child is arguably the most important thing you do in life.
Rule of law is the most important element in any civil society.
During my first marriage, my career was the most important thing in my life.
For many people, Google is the most important tool on the Web.
Without writers, none of the entertainment would exist. It starts with writers. Writers are the most important piece of the entire puzzle.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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