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The man who lets a leader prescribe his course is a wreck being towed to the scrap heap.
I really wonder what gives us the right to wreck this poor planet of ours.
I have found the best way to avoid ending your life as a bitter wreck is to start out as one.
Steven Patrick Morrissey
We really need to kick the carbon habit and stop making our energy from burning things. Climate change is also really important. You can wreck one rainforest then move, drain one area of resources and move onto another, but climate change is global.
Every new medium has, within a short time of its introduction, been condemned as a threat to young people. Pulp novels would destroy their morals, TV would wreck their eyesight, video games would make them violent.
The cardinal sin in sports, what could really wreck it, is not cheating to win, which has gone on forever, but cheating to lose. That threatens a fundamental aspect of sports' appeal, which is their spontaneity. If games are fixed, they're no different from movies; they're scripted.
I hope to stand firm enough to not go backward, and yet not go forward fast enough to wreck the country's cause.
Aging gracefully is supposed to mean trying not to hide time passing and just looking a wreck. Don't worry girls, look like a wreck, that's the way it goes.
Our foreign policy has made a wreck of this planet. I'm always in Africa... And when I go to these places I see American policy written on the walls of oppression everywhere.
People's opinions don't interfere with me. Ageing gracefully is supposed to mean trying not to hide time passing and just looking a wreck. That's what they call ageing gracefully. You know?
A bad sermon is like a car wreck - everyone slows down to see what happened.
If it's going to be wrecked, I want to make sure I wreck it.
Indifference may not wreck a man's life at any one turn, but it will destroy him with a kind of dry-rot in the long run.
It seems that every time mankind is given a lot of energy, we go out and wreck something with it.
David R. Brower
I know some amazing actors who are not mortified every moment of the day, so my feeling is that maybe you don't have to be a wreck to be good.
If you were a pretty boy pop singer, it would wreck you, growing older.
I just do my thing and try each show to be more honest about why I am and who I am. It's quite tricky and actually nerve-racking to do that. It's kind of a happy train wreck.
I look a hundred and weigh 110 - you won't love me when you see the wreck England has made me.
You know, when Michael Jackson does the moonwalk, he's showing off! When Prince or Hendrix do a guitar solo, it's confidence! I would hate to be at a show and some nervous wreck is sweating up there and doesn't feel like he deserves to be there.
Usury once in control will wreck the nation.
William Lyon Mackenzie King
Social security, bank account, and credit card numbers aren't just data. In the wrong hands they can wipe out someone's life savings, wreck their credit and cause financial ruin.
Government can wreck a business by confiscating its money by taxation.
One lesson I learned from 'The Monstrumologist' was never to get too attached to your own characters. That's harder in practice than in theory. At the end of the third book - which coincided with the end of my contract - I was an emotional wreck. I mourned Will Henry and Warthrop.
Rather than saying, 'My checking account is a wreck,' change it to 'I will learn how to track my spending and balance my checkbook.'
Somebody who has been in a very bad wreck is going to be very conscientious about not speeding through a yellow light... You just learn so many good lessons when you go through a failed marriage.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
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The sweetest of all sounds is that of the voice of the woman we love.
Jean de la Bruyere
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