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Terms Of Service
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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The sky broke like an egg into full sunset and the water caught fire.
Pamela Hansford Johnson
There's a natural law of karma that vindictive people, who go out of their way to hurt others, will end up broke and alone.
I was called fat and ugly in the press almost my entire life. I understand that being judged by others comes with the territory, but it broke my heart and ruined my self-esteem.
Being broke is a temporary situation. Being poor is a state of mind.
People are sad. People are broke. People are worried about money, people are worried that they're not enough and not amounting to anything and they don't feel good about themselves. People have rough times, and everybody's pretending it's not true, and we need to break that veneer.
Socialism and communism fall of their own weight because, as Margaret Thatcher said, you run out of other people's money. Because socialized medicine never falls of its own weight because you put people on lists, and they die waiting to get the treatment and care. So you don't go broke.
Loyalty to petrified opinion never yet broke a chain or freed a human soul.
I'd rather have money and be broken-hearted than be broke and broken-hearted.
I told the doctor I broke my leg in two places. He told me to quit going to those places.
Nobody ever went broke underestimating the taste of the American public.
H. L. Mencken
The problem started before World War I. The gold standard was working fairly well. But it broke down because of the war and what happened in the 1920s. And then the U.S. started to become so dominant in the world, with the dollar becoming the central currency after the 1930s, the whole world economy shifted.
My first taste memory is pickle. Even as a kid, I was really weird. I liked chillis. I used to climb up the shelves in my grandmother's pantry. The pickle jar was kept right at the top. One time, I dropped the jar and it broke. I was totally busted.
Normal people... believe that if it ain't broke, don't fix it. Engineers believe that if it ain't broke, it doesn't have enough features yet.
I desire to leave this world as I entered it - barefoot and broke.
Jon Huntsman, Sr.
There are a lot of myths about my injuries. They say I have broken every bone in my body. Not true. But I have broken 35 bones. I had surgery 14 times to pin and plate. I shattered my pelvis. I forget all of the things that have broke.
I struggled with being a broke college graduate, and while all my friends were getting career jobs, I was working horrible part-time jobs. That's why now, even when I get tired, I think, 'This is what I asked for.'
I think pain is a very - it's an extremely hard thing to empathize moment to moment. And you often don't remember your own pain, you know, that moment that you broke a limb or you burned yourself or, I think, this is a common thing that women talk about with childbirth, that the memory of the pain is hard to summon up and relive, thankfully.
I went to a fight the other night, and a hockey game broke out.
These natives are a very good people; for when they saw that I would not remain, they supposed that I was afraid of their bows; and, taking their arrows, the broke them in pieces and threw them into the fire.
World War I broke out largely because of an arms race, and World War II because of the lack of an arms race.
World War I
Well, I'm still here. Didn't have to go to rehab, and I'm not broke.
God made me and broke the mold.
If you're broke, you don't want to rap about being broke; you gonna rap about hustling and getting that bread.
It was clear to many American working men and women that the Homestead Steel Strike of the early 1890s, when Andrew Carnegie and Henry Clay Frick broke the backs of the steel workers, that that was a watershed.
David Levering Lewis
Nobody likes being broke. As somebody who's had to live out of a 1982 Datsun, trust me. I know. I also understand that the first step to improve your situation is to fix the problem that landed you there in the first place.
I have a fear of being broke. That's what I have a fear of. I'm not kidding.
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