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I have been complimented many times and they always embarrass me; I always feel that they have not said enough.
When I hear music, I fear no danger. I am invulnerable. I see no foe. I am related to the earliest times, and to the latest.
Henry David Thoreau
On the average, five times as many people read the headline as read the body copy. When you have written your headline, you have spent eighty cents out of your dollar.
Tough times have always lent themselves to nativist sentiments and closed-door policies. But in the case of highly skilled immigrants, these policies are a recipe for stagnation.
Don't just do something because it's a trendy idea and will make you a lot of money. The reason I say that is because any kind of venture involves going through difficult times. If you're doing something you are passionate about and really believe in, then that will carry you through.
Times were changing. Clothes were changing. Morals were changing. We went from romantic loves songs like I used to do to rock 'n roll. Now that has changed to rap. So, there's always a new generation with new music.
The rainforest has an intense beauty that at times seems almost suffocating. The jungle is one twig short of impenetrable, and the greenery seems to crowd in on you with a sensation that has been described as akin to snow blindness.
I am a man of fixed and unbending principles, the first of which is to be flexible at all times.
I thought I'd reached the bottom a few times, but then I'd realise there was another 30 floors of despair below that.
In man - in the history of mankind, this has happened many times, and occupation leaders hang on to the land that they're occupying. People fight to liberate their land. But in the end, the people's will is what achieves victory.
Religious beliefs are sacred to people, and at all times should be respected and honoured.
I exercise at least five times a week with stretching, Pilates, push-ups, planks, sit- ups, squats and light weights.
During the Great Depression, African Americans were faced with problems that were not unlike those experienced by the most disadvantaged groups in society. The Great Depression had a leveling effect, and all groups really experienced hard times: poor whites, poor blacks.
William Julius Wilson
A dog teaches a boy fidelity, perseverance, and to turn around three times before lying down.
If there is a 50-50 chance that something can go wrong, then 9 times out of ten it will.
Often times when you face such an overwhelming challenge as global climate change, it can be somewhat daunting - it's kind of like trying to lose weight, which I know something about.
We look into mirrors but we only see the effects of our times on us - not our effects on others.
In a war everybody always knows all about Switzerland, in peace times it is just Switzerland but in war time it is the only country that everybody has confidence in, everybody.
It is a very lonely life that a man leads, who becomes aware of truths before their times.
I would like to go back to Wales. I'm obsessed with my childhood and at least three times a week dream I am back there.
If I'd trusted myself and listened to myself all the times that I ignored myself, I would have been fine. But everyone has to learn their lesson, and now I've got it.
I cherish all of the times I've fallen on my face and made mistakes, because those experiences have made me who I am.
He who bestows his goods upon the poor shall have as much again, and ten times more.
I knew my destiny was to be in the winner's circle. There were times along the way where I didn't make it there. But I felt my destiny was definitely to win big titles, win lots of titles.
We're living in hard times.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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