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I'm blind without my glasses.
You will be amused when you see that I have more than once deceived without the slightest qualm of conscience, both knaves and fools.
I discourage passive skepticism, which is the armchair variety where people sit back and criticize without ever subjecting their theories or themselves to real field testing.
Without culture, and the relative freedom it implies, society, even when perfect, is but a jungle. This is why any authentic creation is a gift to the future.
Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present, it is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy future without fear and with a manly heart.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Time is not a thing, thus nothing which is, and yet it remains constant in its passing away without being something temporal like the beings in time.
I just wanna get to the end of the day without it raining.
It is a grand mistake to think of being great without goodness and I pronounce it as certain that there was never a truly great man that was not at the same time truly virtuous.
My mother's idea of natural childbirth was giving birth without makeup. She was hyper-positive - the world is a wonderful place, rainbows and unicorns. If you said anything contrary to her, you were basically exiled.
We Greeks are lovers of the beautiful, yet simple in our tastes, and we cultivate the mind without loss of manliness.
I could care less about what people think. I'm a Devil Without A Cause.
Happiness is a sunbeam which may pass through a thousand bosoms without losing a particle of its original ray; nay, when it strikes on a kindred heart, like the converged light on a mirror, it reflects itself with redoubled brightness. It is not perfected till it is shared.
I choose the likely man in preference to the rich man; I want a man without money rather than money without a man.
Apparently, I'm very good at firing a gun without blinking, which is unusual. That's why so many action characters have to wear sunglasses during shoot-out scenes. That's my party trick.
Armchair poverty tourism has been around as long as authors have written about class. As an author, I have struggled myself with the nuances of writing about poverty without reducing any community to a catalog of its difficulties.
James Brown is the perfect example of flashy but classy. Classy doesn't have to mean boring. His gear was flamboyant but without being so over the top. The cape was probably the biggest part of his persona. He looked like Superman.
So when these people sell out, even though they get fabulously rich, they're gypping themselves out of one of the potentially most rewarding experiences of their unfolding lives. Without it, they may never know their values or how to keep their newfound wealth in perspective.
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it come true. You may have to work for it, however.
I've never looked through a keyhole without finding someone was looking back.
Men who do things without being told draw the most wages.
Neither the life of an individual nor the history of a society can be understood without understanding both.
C. Wright Mills
There is a wonderful feeling of power when you're a director, but I don't think I need that, and I'm OK without it.
Without poets, without artists, men would soon weary of nature's monotony.
It's a beautiful tale, and today is a beautiful day without any bugs.
For a person who grew up in the '30s and '40s in the segregated South, with so many doors closed without explanation to me, libraries and books said, 'Here I am, read me.' Over time I have learned I am at my best around books.
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