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I'll always have this blue-collar connection. For every guy, there is an opportunity to be a lot better than he thought he could be. We can't all be the star of the team, but we can be a star in our life.
I've always thought of myself as a cattle-handling specialist, a college professor first; autism is secondary.
We survived a Slayer crowd every night for about 50 days and thought we could do about anything after that.
We thought we were running away from the grownups, and now we are the grownups.
Because thought has by now been perverted into the solving of assigned problems, even what is not assigned is processed like a problem.
If you are still being hurt by an event that happened to you at twelve, it is the thought that is hurting you now.
This has been a learning experience for me. I also thought that privacy was something we were granted in the Constitution. I have learned from this when in fact the word privacy does not appear in the Constitution.
'Bombing Afghanistan back into the Stone Age' was quite a favourite headline for some wobbly liberals. The slogan does all the work. But an instant's thought shows that Afghanistan is being, if anything, bombed out of the Stone Age.
The thought of a limit to perceptual space and time staggers the mind.
Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought.
Here's the miracle: I grew up thinking, 'Wouldn't it be great to write 'Superman' someday? Wouldn't it be great to create my own show, or work on 'Lensman,' or 'Forbidden Planet?' Those were very literally the goals I set for myself, the dreams that I thought I didn't have a chance in hell of ever actually achieving. But it's happened.
J. Michael Straczynski
Till I was 13, I thought my name was 'Shut Up.'
To achieve the impossible; it is precisely the unthinkable that must be thought.
A woman will allow herself to be clouded by her emotions. Her reasonable thought becomes completely unreasonable over the most ridiculous thing. It's a girl thing.
I thought Star Wars was too wacky for the general public.
He was afflicted by the thought that where Beauty was, nothing ever ran quite straight, which no doubt, was why so many people looked on it as immoral.
I thought that the chief thing to be done in order to equal boys was to be learned and courageous. So I decided to study Greek and learn to manage a horse.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
We cannot allow religious hooligans to place limiting points on thought.
Take motherhood: nobody ever thought of putting it on a moral pedestal until some brash feminists pointed out, about a century ago, that the pay is lousy and the career ladder nonexistent.
Why is freedom such a hard sell? That's the question. In this country, why has the idea of individual liberty and responsibility become such a hard sell? That's something I never thought would happen here.
Mechanical difficulties with language are the outcome of internal difficulties with thought.
I never thought of Green Day as a punk band. Just bubblegum, really.
I've always thought that you live in the present, you live in a specific present. You are writing, present tense, so write in the present as it is.
Well look, I mean, I think that prayer and holy water, and things like that are all fine. They don't do any good, but they don't necessarily do any harm. It's touching to be thought of in that way. It makes up for those who tell me that I've got my just desserts.
I'm predicting that we'll finally have a computer will search my e-mail automatically and delete every message that begins with 'thought you'd be interested,' and then give an electrical shock to the sender to remind him or her to stop send that kind of message.
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