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How great are the dangers I face to win a good name in Athens.
Alexander the Great
Every great person is always being helped by everybody; for their gift is to get good out of all things and all persons.
For a very long time now I've been saying to young women, 'You can have it all, but not all at the same time.' How important it is to take very good care of yourself, of your mental and physical and spiritual wellbeing; it's hard to do. It's easier to be a workaholic than to have a truly balanced life.
A free press can, of course, be good or bad, but, most certainly without freedom, the press will never be anything but bad.
The four characteristics of humanism are curiosity, a free mind, belief in good taste, and belief in the human race.
E. M. Forster
I write adult fiction, but a good 40 to 50 per cent of my readers are teenagers. I love that if they have to grow up and move past JK Rowling they can move to me. From Jo to Jodi!
When you begin to see the possibilities of music, you desire to do something good for people, to help humanity free itself from its hang-ups.
I love intricate plotting and exciting twists, but I realize more that people enjoy a good story in a simple, focused way.
There is no accurate or useful 'profile' of students who engage in targeted school violence. Some come from good homes, some from bad. Some have good grades, some bad.
All good writing is swimming under water and holding your breath.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
People should be allowed to marry, and gay marriage should be out there. If a man or a woman has a good partner and they love each other with their heart and soul, let them marry. I am very much for gay marriage.
I grew up in a family where everybody had a good time and we were at the lake every weekend and going to the beach and living a good life. It's been the way we always lived, and my wife's the same way - enjoy every day and have fun.
Life is good when we think it's good. Life is bad when we don't think.
There is undoubtedly a lot of pressure that comes with recognition, which can be a good thing and bad thing all at the same time. But if you stay focused and don't lose sight of what you're doing and who you are, you can rise above it.
Having rain on your tuxedo is a pretty good reminder that you're not James Bond.
Good friends don't have to visit each other every day.
Juan Manuel Santos
I know who I am. And I know I'm a good person.
How true Daddy's words were when he said: all children must look after their own upbringing. Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.
This is what customers pay us for - to sweat all these details so it's easy and pleasant for them to use our computers. We're supposed to be really good at this. That doesn't mean we don't listen to customers, but it's hard for them to tell you what they want when they've never seen anything remotely like it.
In order to acquire a growing and lasting respect in society, it is a good thing, if you possess great talent, to give, early in your youth, a very hard kick to the right shin of the society that you love. After that, be a snob.
We are all hungry and thirsty for concrete images. Abstract art will have been good for one thing: to restore its exact virginity to figurative art.
I'm not a big fan of psychoanalysis: I think if you have mental problems what you need are good pills. But I do think that if you have thinks that bother you, things that are unresolved, the more that you talk about them, write about them, the less serious they become.
A friend is always good to have, but a lover's kiss is better than angels raining down on me.
I think wherever you go, when people hear good music, they will react to it.
The two most important things in life are good friends and a strong bullpen.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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