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Well I think any author or musician is anxious to have legitimate sales of their products, partly so they're rewarded for their success, partly so they can go on and do new things.
Well, I don't think there's any need for people to focus on my career.
To finish a work? To finish a picture? What nonsense! To finish it means to be through with it, to kill it, to rid it of its soul, to give it its final blow the coup de grace for the painter as well as for the picture.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
Alexander the Great
When I was crossing the border into Canada, they asked if I had any firearms with me. I said, 'Well, what do you need?'
Whatever is worth doing at all is worth doing well.
I'm not a person that socializes very well.
The duty of government is to leave commerce to its own capital and credit as well as all other branches of business, protecting all in their legal pursuits, granting exclusive privileges to none.
There's people constantly asking you for something on set, so the multi-tasking of motherhood transfers very well to being a director. And I think you're compassionate.
The law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich as well as the poor to sleep under bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.
I don't know half of you half as well as I should like; and I like less than half of you half as well as you deserve.
J. R. R. Tolkien
Guard well within yourself that treasure, kindness. Know how to give without hesitation, how to lose without regret, how to acquire without meanness.
I asked a ref if he could give me a technical foul for thinking bad things about him. He said, of course not. I said, well, I think you stink. And he gave me a technical. You can't trust em.
No one ever keeps a secret so well as a child.
It is well for the world that in most of us, by the age of thirty, the character has set like plaster, and will never soften again.
Man lives for science as well as bread.
To do anything truly worth doing, I must not stand back shivering and thinking of the cold and danger, but jump in with gusto and scramble through as well as I can.
Life, if well lived, is long enough.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Skepticism is a virtue in history as well as in philosophy.
It's possible to love a human being if you don't know them too well.
Dying is an art, like everything else. I do it exceptionally well. I do it so it feels like hell. I do it so it feels real. I guess you could say I've a call.
In our friendships we have to be wise that we choose godly people to be our friends. Somebody might say, well does that mean that you should never have a lost person as your friend? No, I wouldn't say that. But you can't have the same intimacy with a lost person that you can with a godly person in whom the Holy Spirit is living.
Since there is nothing so well worth having as friends, never lose a chance to make them.
Every truth has two sides; it is as well to look at both, before we commit ourselves to either.
To those of you who received honours, awards and distinctions, I say well done. And to the C students, I say you, too, can be president of the United States.
George W. Bush
If God treats you well by teaching you a disastrous lesson, you never forget it.
My readers - and I get 400 emails for a day, my readers normally they say, well, you understand me, and I answer, you do understand me also. We are in the same level.
Well, for us, in history where goodness is a rare pearl, he who was good almost takes precedence over he who was great.
America wasn't founded so that we could all be better. America was founded so we could all be anything we damned well pleased.
P. J. O'Rourke
Things are as they are. Looking out into it the universe at night, we make no comparisons between right and wrong stars, nor between well and badly arranged constellations.
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