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Poor people cannot rely on the government to come to help you in times of need. You have to get your education. Then nobody can control your destiny.
There are times when I don't take roles because I don't want to be perceived a certain way.
I live halfway between reality and theater at all times. And I was born this way.
A lot of times black folks look for love in all the wrong places. You're always looking for somebody to love you, be accepted, and there's the insecurities that are even transmitted through rap. Everyone is trying to aim to please too much.
After people have repeated a phrase a great number of times, they begin to realize it has meaning and may even be true.
H. G. Wells
When times are tough and people are frustrated and angry and hurting and uncertain, the politics of constant conflict may be good, but what is good politics does not necessarily work in the real world. What works in the real world is cooperation.
William J. Clinton
Show me a man who lives alone and has a perpetually clean kitchen, and 8 times out of 9 I'll show you a man with detestable spiritual qualities.
A sorrow's crown of sorrow is remembering happier times.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Music makes us want to live. You don't know how many times people have told me that they'd been down and depressed and just wanted to die. But then a special song caught their ear and that helped give them renewed strength. That's the power music has.
Mary J. Blige
In these troubled, uncertain times, we don't need more command and control; we need better means to engage everyone's intelligence in solving challenges and crises as they arise.
Margaret J. Wheatley
Our chief justices have probably had more profound and lasting influence on their times and on the direction of the nation than most presidents.
Richard M. Nixon
Difficult times always create opportunities for you to experience more love in your life.
Barbara de Angelis
If you don't have a spiritual practice in place when times are good, you can't expect to suddenly develop one during a moment of crisis.
I think it better that in times like these a poet's mouth be silent, for in truth we have no gift to set a statesman right.
William Butler Yeats
I've run the Boston Marathon 6 times before. I think the best aspects of the marathon are the beautiful changes of the scenery along the route and the warmth of the people's support. I feel happier every time I enter this marathon.
How unbearable at times are people who are happy, people for whom everything works out.
The subtlety of nature is greater many times over than the subtlety of the senses and understanding.
First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, 'I believe,' three times.
All truth is not to be told at all times.
In old times people used to try and square the circle; now they try and devise schemes for satisfying the Irish nation.
Because we do not know when we will die, we get to think of life as an inexhaustible well. And yet everything happens only a certain number of times. And a very small number really.
Enjoy your time in public service. It may well be one of the most interesting and challenging times of your life.
There's always going to be someone out there... who doesn't believe in you or who thinks your head is too big or you're not smart enough. But those are the people you need to ignore, and those are the times you need to just keep doing what you love doing.
Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times.
In less enlightened times, the best way to impress women was to own a hot car. But women wised up and realized it was better to buy their own hot cars so they wouldn't have to ride around with jerks.
Gay teenagers are four times as likely to attempt suicide as straight ones. I wish they knew that there's nothing wrong with them; that they are just a different shade of normal.
Who can I trust? You have to invest in somebody and chances are you're probably going to invest in somebody who's going to deceive you. I've been conned a couple of times, but now I'm a little more savvy.
There are times in life when, instead of complaining, you do something about your complaints.
For me, already being part of a single parent household and knowing it was just me and my mom, you'd would wake up times and hope that the next day you'd be able to be alongside your mother because she was out trying to make sure that I was taken care of. But all I cared about was her being home.
I always say that the times in my life when I've been happiest are the times when I've seen, like, a sunset.
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