180000 famous quotes part 155 – 154001 to 155000

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180000 famous quotes part 155 – 154001 to 155000

154001. South Australia was the first community to give the secret ballot for political elections. – Catherine Helen Spence

154002. The first issue of The Register was printed in London, and gave a glowing account of the province that was to be – its climate, its resources, the sound principles on which it was founded. – Catherine Helen Spence

154003. Even before the discovery of copper South Australia had turned the corner. – Catherine Helen Spence

154004. I think I was well brought up, for my father and mother were of one mind regarding the care of the family. – Catherine Helen Spence

154005. The Town Clerkship, however, was the means of giving me a lesson in electoral methods. – Catherine Helen Spence

154006. I had seen Adelaide the dearest and the cheapest place to live in. – Catherine Helen Spence

154007. I had only two offers of marriage in my life, and I refused both. – Catherine Helen Spence

154008. I look back to a happy childhood. – Catherine Helen Spence

154009. I count myself well educated, for the admirable woman at the head of the school which I attended from the age of four and a half till I was thirteen and a half, was a born teacher in advance of her own times. – Catherine Helen Spence

154010. I had learned what wealth was, and a great deal about production and exchange for myself in the early history of South Australia – of the value of machinery, of roads and bridges, and of ports for transport and export. – Catherine Helen Spence

154011. Drinking habits were very prevalent among men, and were not in any way disgraceful, unless excessive. – Catherine Helen Spence

154012. As we grew to love South Australia, we felt that we were in an expanding society, still feeling the bond to the motherland, but eager to develop a perfect society, in the land of our adoption. – Catherine Helen Spence

154013. After the break up of the municipality and the loss of his income my father lost health and spirits. – Catherine Helen Spence

154014. A glass of whisky in Scotland in the thirties cost less than a cup of tea. – Catherine Helen Spence

154015. What the insurance companies have done is to reverse the business so that the public at large insures the insurance companies. – Gerry Spence

154016. Government is operated by deeply embedded, hopelessly entangled bureaus where nothing is accomplished because the function of the bureau is to intercept every living idea and smother it. – Gerry Spence

154017. Is there anyone I wouldn’t take as a client? Well, I’d never represent a banker. – Gerry Spence

154018. The function of the law is not to provide justice or to preserve freedom. The function of the law is to keep those who hold power, in power. – Gerry Spence

154019. Our mission, is to publish books on social and cultural issues, including books on law related to those areas. We are not looking for books on, say, tax policy, etc. – Thomas Spence

154020. Can a woman become a genius of the first class? Nobody can know unless women in general shall have equal opportunity with men in education, in vocational choice, and in social welcome of their best intellectual work for a number of generations. – Anna Garlin Spencer

154021. It is an old error of man to forget to put quotation marks where he borrows from a woman’s brain! – Anna Garlin Spencer

154022. Of all the wastes of human ignorance perhaps the most extravagant and costly to human growth has been the waste of the distinctive powers of womanhood after the child-bearing age. – Anna Garlin Spencer

154023. The earth is ready, the time is ripe, for the authoritative expression of the feminine as well as the masculine interpretation of that common social consensus which is slowly writing justice in the State and fraternity in the social order. – Anna Garlin Spencer

154024. The essence of democracy is its assurance that every human being should so respect himself and should be so respected in his own personality that he should have opportunity equal to that of every other human being to show what he was meant to become. – Anna Garlin Spencer

154025. The experience of the race shows that we get our most important education not through books but through our work. We are developed by our daily task, or else demoralized by it, as by nothing else. – Anna Garlin Spencer

154026. The failure of women to produce genius of the first rank in most of the supreme forms of human effort has been used to block the way of all women of talent and ambition for intellectual achievement. – Anna Garlin Spencer

154027. A successful woman preacher was once asked what special obstacles have you met as a woman in the ministry? Not one, she answered, except the lack of a minister’s wife. – Anna Garlin Spencer

154028. One cannot collect all the beautiful shells on the beach. – Anne Spencer

154029. A simple enough pleasure, surely, to have breakfast alone with one’s husband, but how seldom married people in the midst of life achieve it. – Anne Spencer

154030. Good communication is as stimulating as black coffee, and just as hard. – Anne Spencer

154031. Two hundred years ago, our precursors in Haiti struck a blow for freedom, which was heard around the world, and across centuries. – Baldwin Spencer

154032. We, too, must change as circumstances evolve. – Baldwin Spencer

154033. There comes a time when what is needed is not just rhetoric, but boots on the ground. – Baldwin Spencer

154034. 2005 opens with the promise of a number of substantial direct private investments that can swiftly transform the economy and set all sectors on a pronounced upward curve. – Baldwin Spencer

154035. It is time for the world, the hemisphere and the region to make sure that relevant institutions of civil society and relevant laws are embedded in the mechanisms of governance. – Baldwin Spencer

154036. MS-DOS isn’t dead, it just smells that way. – Henry Spencer

154037. The ultimate result of shielding men from the effects of folly, is to fill the world with fools. – Herbert Spencer

154038. Opinion is ultimately determined by the feelings, and not by the intellect. – Herbert Spencer

154039. Our lives are universally shortened by our ignorance. – Herbert Spencer

154040. People are beginning to see that the first requisite to success in life is to be a good animal. – Herbert Spencer

154041. Science is organized knowledge. – Herbert Spencer

154042. Society exists for the benefit of its members, not the members for the benefit of society. – Herbert Spencer

154043. The behavior of men to the lower animals, and their behavior to each other, bear a constant relationship. – Herbert Spencer

154044. The fact disclosed by a survey of the past that majorities have been wrong must not blind us to the complementary fact that majorities have usually not been entirely wrong. – Herbert Spencer

154045. The great aim of education is not knowledge but action. – Herbert Spencer

154046. The more specific idea of Evolution now reached is – a change from an indefinite, incoherent homogeneity to a definite, coherent heterogeneity, accompanying the dissipation of motion and integration of matter. – Herbert Spencer

154047. The Republican form of government is the highest form of government: but because of this it requires the highest type of human nature, a type nowhere at present existing. – Herbert Spencer

154048. The wise man must remember that while he is a descendant of the past, he is a parent of the future. – Herbert Spencer

154049. Those who have never entered upon scientific pursuits know not a tithe of the poetry by which they are surrounded. – Herbert Spencer

154050. Volumes might be written upon the impiety of the pious. – Herbert Spencer

154051. We all decry prejudice, yet are all prejudiced. – Herbert Spencer

154052. We do not commonly see in a tax a diminution of freedom, and yet it clearly is one. – Herbert Spencer

154053. What a cage is to the wild beast, law is to the selfish man. – Herbert Spencer

154054. When a man’s knowledge is not in order, the more of it he has the greater will be his confusion. – Herbert Spencer

154055. Old forms of government finally grow so oppressive that they must be thrown off even at the risk of reigns of terror. – Herbert Spencer

154056. Be bold, be bold, and everywhere be bold. – Herbert Spencer

154057. The preservation of health is a duty. Few seem conscious that there is such a thing as physical morality. – Herbert Spencer

154058. Government is essentially immoral. – Herbert Spencer

154059. A jury is a group of twelve people of average ignorance. – Herbert Spencer

154060. A jury is composed of twelve men of average ignorance. – Herbert Spencer

154061. A living thing is distinguished from a dead thing by the multiplicity of the changes at any moment taking place in it. – Herbert Spencer

154062. All socialism involves slavery. – Herbert Spencer

154063. An argument fatal to the communist theory, is suggested by the fact, that a desire for property is one of the elements of our nature. – Herbert Spencer

154064. Objects we ardently pursue bring little happiness when gained; most of our pleasures come from unexpected sources. – Herbert Spencer

154065. Civilization is a progress from an indefinite, incoherent homogeneity toward a definite, coherent heterogeneity. – Herbert Spencer

154066. Divine right of kings means the divine right of anyone who can get uppermost. – Herbert Spencer

154067. Every cause produces more than one effect. – Herbert Spencer

154068. Hero-worship is strongest where there is least regard for human freedom. – Herbert Spencer

154069. How often misused words generate misleading thoughts. – Herbert Spencer

154070. In science the important thing is to modify and change one’s ideas as science advances. – Herbert Spencer

154071. Life is the continuous adjustment of internal relations to external relations. – Herbert Spencer

154072. Love is life’s end, but never ending. Love is life’s wealth, never spent, but ever spending. Love’s life’s reward, rewarded in rewarding. – Herbert Spencer

154073. Marriage: a ceremony in which rings are put on the finger of the lady and through the nose of the gentleman. – Herbert Spencer

154074. Marriage: A word which should be pronounced “mirage”. – Herbert Spencer

154075. Music must take rank as the highest of the fine arts – as the one which, more than any other, ministers to the human spirit. – Herbert Spencer

154076. No one can be perfectly free till all are free; no one can be perfectly moral till all are moral; no one can be perfectly happy till all are happy. – Herbert Spencer

154077. Education has for its object the formation of character. – Herbert Spencer

154078. I just like simplicity. I like simple songs, I like simple chords, simple vocals, simple lead guitar. I just like simplicity. That’s just the way I like it. – Jeremy Spencer

154079. Playing live for a good cause is something I like to do. I like the response of the Indian people, I like their depth and the way they look beyond the surface of things. – Jeremy Spencer

154080. Give me anything that moves my heart, that gives me goosebumps. – Jeremy Spencer

154081. When I have sat at home with this God-given talent for music for a long time, somebody approaches me out of the blue and asks me to play for them. It’s almost as though there’s a force somewhere which is saying ‘no sittin’ around, out you go! – Jeremy Spencer

154082. The history of Hillary Clinton as a five-year senator is to promote Hillary Clinton and not the needs of New Yorkers. – John Spencer

154083. The research rat of the future allows experimentation without manipulation of the real world. This is the cutting edge of modeling technology. – John Spencer

154084. Believe it or not, very little research has ever been funded to search for natural mechanisms of warming… it has simply been assumed that global warming is manmade. Climate change – it happens, with or without our help. – Roy Spencer

154085. Contrary to popular accounts, very few scientists in the world – possibly none – have a sufficiently thorough, “big picture” understanding of the climate system to be relied upon for a prediction of the magnitude of global warming. To the public, we all might seem like experts, but the vast majority of us work on only a small portion of the problem. – Roy Spencer

154086. Everything has a sort of double meaning for me, there’s the ordinary everyday meaning of things, and the imaginary meaning about it all, and I wanted to bring these things together, and in this first big Resurrection of mine you have a good example of this sort of thing. – Stanley Spencer

154087. Hilda and I slept alongside each other fully dressed, head to feet. – Stanley Spencer

154088. There is a certain justice in criticism. The critic is like a midwife – a tyrannical midwife. – Stephen Spender

154089. When a child, my dreams rode on your wishes, I was your son, high on your horse, My mind a top whipped by the lashes Of your rhetoric, windy of course. – Stephen Spender

154090. Religion stands, the Church blocking the sun. – Stephen Spender

154091. Great poetry is always written by somebody straining to go beyond what he can do. – Stephen Spender

154092. When you read and understand a poem, comprehending its rich and formal meanings, then you master chaos a little. – Stephen Spender

154093. I maintain that many an inventor, many a diplomat, many a financier is a sounder philosopher than all those who practice the dull craft of experimental psychology. – Oswald Spengler

154094. If few can stand a long war without deterioration of soul, none can stand a long peace. – Oswald Spengler

154095. Socialism is nothing but the capitalism of the lower classes. – Oswald Spengler

154096. There is no proletarian, not even a Communist movement, that has not operated in the interests of money, and for the time being permitted by money – and that without the idealists among its leaders having the slightest suspicion of the fact. – Oswald Spengler

154097. This is our purpose: to make as meaningful as possible this life that has been bestowed upon us; to live in such a way that we may be proud of ourselves; to act in such a way that some part of us lives on. – Oswald Spengler

154098. And all for love, and nothing for reward. – Edmund Spenser

154099. I was promised on a time – to have reason for my rhyme; From that time unto this season, I received nor rhyme nor reason. – Edmund Spenser

154100. The poets’ scrolls will outlive the monuments of stone. Genius survives; all else is claimed by death. – Edmund Spenser

154101. Sleep after toil, port after stormy seas, Ease after war, death after life does greatly please. – Edmund Spenser

154102. What more felicity can fall to creature, than to enjoy delight with liberty? – Edmund Spenser

154103. It is the mind that maketh good of ill, that maketh wretch or happy, rich or poor. – Edmund Spenser

154104. He that strives to touch the starts, oft stumbles at a straw. – Edmund Spenser

154105. Gold all is not that doth golden seem. – Edmund Spenser

154106. And he that strives to touch the stars, Oft stumbles at a straw. – Edmund Spenser

154107. Each goodly thing is hardest to begin. – Edmund Spenser

154108. Her angel’s face, As the great eye of heaven shined bright, And made a sunshine in the shady place. – Edmund Spenser

154109. Now, it’s almost impossible to go out and do a film about a new form of music. – Penelope Spheeris

154110. Rabid fans were literally jumping into the camera. – Penelope Spheeris

154111. The first Decline I did was out of sheer love and appreciation for the music. In 1977, it was more about bands, because punk was a new form of music. It was groundbreaking and political. – Penelope Spheeris

154112. There are thousands of directors in Hollywood. – Penelope Spheeris

154113. Those movies, Decline I and II and Suburbia, are dearly loved, but they never made any money. I didn’t even have the rights for some of them. – Penelope Spheeris

154114. When men have money and power they get turned on, sexually. They get horny as hell. Can’t imagine why, though. – Penelope Spheeris

154115. When we did Wayne’s World, it was 14 million dollars and they didn’t bug us too much because they just thought it was some little movie that nobody was ever going to see. We showed them. – Penelope Spheeris

154116. Your best protection is to have an established agent make the contact. – Penelope Spheeris

154117. This generation has given up on growth. They’re just hoping for survival. – Penelope Spheeris

154118. I was always into music. I think everyone is when they’re a teenager, as a way to drown out the world. – Penelope Spheeris

154119. Nobody wanted to touch Decline III when they found out what it was about. – Penelope Spheeris

154120. Me and Johnny Rotten have been talking about doing a movie of his book, No Irish, No Dogs, No Blacks. We have a script, so hopefully that’s going to happen at some point in our careers. – Penelope Spheeris

154121. It’s really hard to imagine there ever being the kind of impact there was when punk rock happened in the late 70’s. I wish there would be one big change like that again, but I don’t know if that’ll ever happen. – Penelope Spheeris

154122. It is the idea that it’s a movie in a movie. So I did it. – Penelope Spheeris

154123. It is fun to try figure out the things that really are real and the things that aren’t. – Penelope Spheeris

154124. If you are looking for a producer, try to contact established producers. Don’t let the fear of theft paralyze you, or you will never get anywhere with it. – Penelope Spheeris

154125. I really feel kind of guilty spending 80 million dollars. People are starving in the world. – Penelope Spheeris

154126. I love punk rock, but I also love metal. – Penelope Spheeris

154127. I live on this nice three acres in Hollywood. – Penelope Spheeris

154128. Before you approach a production entity or even a potential producer, you should write up a treatment and register your show with the Writers Guild of America. – Penelope Spheeris

154129. In other countries, it’s a common thing to have outcast children running around the streets in packs, and I don’t think we’re so far away from it here. – Penelope Spheeris

154130. I got IRS records to finance what I wanted to do. – Penelope Spheeris

154131. Arnold and Jamie Lee must have worked over the years with directors that did 50 takes, because I’d get like three takes or so and say, Ok, that’s it, we’re done. – Penelope Spheeris

154132. Big studio comedies are such a headache. – Penelope Spheeris

154133. Decline III, I funded myself, from the studio money. That, and I sold a lot of drugs. Kidding. Don’t print that. – Penelope Spheeris

154134. Different parents have different standards for their children. – Penelope Spheeris

154135. For the most part, studio movies have huge budgets. They don’t do anything under 30 to 40 million. When you have that much money at stake, you have so many people breathing down your neck. – Penelope Spheeris

154136. I actually picked up copies of Decline I and II at a flea market once. I walked out without paying. – Penelope Spheeris

154137. I can’t believe I actually was in my own movie. – Penelope Spheeris

154138. With any work worth its salt, you have to trust the author enough to take its measure. And if you apply too many preconceptions, you are not taking its measure. – Art Spiegelman

154139. I became comfortable with what I knew would be the process of trying to pick up the pieces of brain that were in the rubble and tried to make some mosaic out of the pieces and that that would be the trajectory. – Art Spiegelman

154140. I’m supposed to be making comics, so I had to do it the best way I knew how, which is what those guys at the beginning of the Twentieth Century were doing. – Art Spiegelman

154141. Instead of yelling at a TV set, I get to talk. – Art Spiegelman

154142. Some of the reviewers wanted less. Some wanted lots more. Some wanted lots more of something else. But these strips are exactly what they are. – Art Spiegelman

154143. Well, I am not 100 percent sure of the definition of polemic, but it wasn’t meant to convince anybody of anything. – Art Spiegelman

154144. You have many years ahead of you to create the dreams that we can’t even imagine dreaming. You have done more for the collective unconscious of this planet than you will ever know. – Steven Spielberg

154145. Why pay a dollar for a bookmark? Why not use the dollar for a bookmark? – Steven Spielberg

154146. When war comes, two things happen – profits go way, way up and all perishables go way, way down. There becomes a market for them. – Steven Spielberg

154147. When I grow up, I still want to be a director. – Steven Spielberg

154148. There is something about killing people at close range that is excruciating. It’s bound to try a man’s soul. – Steven Spielberg

154149. There is a fine line between censorship and good taste and moral responsibility. – Steven Spielberg

154150. The public has an appetite for anything about imagination – anything that is as far away from reality as is creatively possible. – Steven Spielberg

154151. People have forgotten how to tell a story. Stories don’t have a middle or an end any more. They usually have a beginning that never stops beginning. – Steven Spielberg

154152. Naturally, it is a terrible, despicable crime when, as in Munich, people are taken hostage, people are killed. But probing the motives of those responsible and showing that they are also individuals with families and have their own story does not excuse what they did. – Steven Spielberg

154153. If Bush, as I believe, has reliable information on the fact that Saddam Hussein is making weapons of mass destruction, I cannot not support the policies of his government. – Steven Spielberg

154154. I’ve discovered I’ve got this preoccupation with ordinary people pursued by large forces. – Steven Spielberg

154155. I’m not really interested in making money. – Steven Spielberg

154156. I dream for a living. – Steven Spielberg

154157. I’m always in favor of Israel responding strongly when it’s threatened. At the same time, a response to a response doesn’t really solve anything. It just creates a perpetual-motion machine. – Steven Spielberg

154158. I’d rather direct than produce. Any day. And twice on Sunday. – Steven Spielberg

154159. I wanted to do another movie that could make us laugh and cry and feel good about the world. I wanted to do something else that could make us smile. This is a time when we need to smile more and Hollywood movies are supposed to do that for people in difficult times. – Steven Spielberg

154160. I want to be the Cecil B. DeMille of science fiction. – Steven Spielberg

154161. I never felt comfortable with myself, because I was never part of the majority. I always felt awkward and shy and on the outside of the momentum of my friends’ lives. – Steven Spielberg

154162. I interviewed survivors, I went to Poland, saw the cities and spent time with the people and spoke to the Jews who had come back to Poland after the war and talked about why they had come back. – Steven Spielberg

154163. I don’t think any movie or any book or any work of art can solve the stalemate in the Middle East today. But it’s certainly worth a try. – Steven Spielberg

154164. I am an American Jew and aware of the sensitivities involved in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. – Steven Spielberg

154165. Every time I go to a movie, it’s magic, no matter what the movie’s about. – Steven Spielberg

154166. All of us every single year, we’re a different person. I don’t think we’re the same person all our lives. – Steven Spielberg

154167. A lot of the films I’ve made probably could have worked just as well 50 years ago, and that’s just because I have a lot of old-fashion values. – Steven Spielberg

154168. I like the smell of film. I just like knowing there’s film going through the camera. – Steven Spielberg

154169. You know, I don’t really do that much looking inside me when I’m working on a project. Whatever I am becomes what that film is. But I change; you change. – Steven Spielberg

154170. Victor Saville was bad news because he wanted money just to do one big picture. – Mickey Spillane

154171. If you’re a singer you lose your voice. A baseball player loses his arm. A writer gets more knowledge, and if he’s good, the older he gets, the better he writes. – Mickey Spillane

154172. Imagine this guy hits Mike Hammer over the head with a wooden coathanger and knocks him out. You hit Mike Hammer over the head with a wooden coathanger, he’ll beat the crap out of you. – Mickey Spillane

154173. Where I am they can smell out a hurricane. My house survived Hurricane Hazel, but it didn’t get past Hugo. – Mickey Spillane

154174. My father was Catholic, my mother was Protestant, and because of that I got Christened in both churches, so I’ve got all these names… but my Dad always called me Mick. – Mickey Spillane

154175. If the public likes you, you’re good. – Mickey Spillane

154176. Nobody reads a mystery to get to the middle. They read it to get to the end. If it’s a letdown, they won’t buy anymore. The first page sells that book. The last page sells your next book. – Mickey Spillane

154177. Now I’m not an author, I’m a writer, that’s all I am. – Mickey Spillane

154178. Oh yeah, I was one of the first guys writing comic books, I wrote Captain America, with guys like Stan Lee, who became famous later on with Marvel Comics. – Mickey Spillane

154179. Stephen King. Now I’m not crazy about him, but he’s a great a writer. – Mickey Spillane

154180. I played in a movie called Ring of Fear with Clyde Beatty and Pat O’Brien. – Mickey Spillane

154181. If I need something, I’ll invent it. – Mickey Spillane

154182. See, heroes never die. John Wayne isn’t dead, Elvis isn’t dead. Otherwise you don’t have a hero. You can’t kill a hero. That’s why I never let him get older. – Mickey Spillane

154183. Critics themselves, they used to tear me up. – Mickey Spillane

154184. I started off at the high level, in the slick magazines, but they didn’t use my name, they used house names. Anyway, then I went downhill to the pulps, then downhill further to the comics. – Mickey Spillane

154185. Authors want their names down in history; I want to keep the smoke coming out of the chimney. – Mickey Spillane

154186. Hemingway hated me. I sold 200 million books, and he didn’t. Of course most of mine sold for 25 cents, but still… you look at all this stuff with a grain of salt. – Mickey Spillane

154187. I dont like any of them, because they don’t read the books. In Kiss Me Deadly my story is better than his story. Anthony Quinn played in The Lond Wait and he didn’t read the book either. – Mickey Spillane

154188. I know an awful lot of Hollywood people, who are so self-important, I can’t understand it. – Mickey Spillane

154189. I read all the time… I read a lot of history books. – Mickey Spillane

154190. I try to stay in good physical shape, I don’t smoke, I don’t drink. – Mickey Spillane

154191. I wrote the original Mike Hammer as a comic, Mike Danger. – Mickey Spillane

154192. I’m 82 years old, wherever I go everybody knows me, but here’s why… I’m a merchandiser, I’m not just a writer, I stay in every avenue you can think of. – Mickey Spillane

154193. I’m a commercial writer, not an author. Margaret Mitchell was an author. She wrote one book. – Mickey Spillane

154194. I’m a country boy. I hate New York. But that’s where things happen, so I use it as a base for stories, I know enough about it. But I have to keep going back there. – Mickey Spillane

154195. Radical surgery is never fun. – Brent Spiner

154196. I think the potential for man is so enormous, if we can stay alive long enough, we’re going to be seeing a lot of what Star Trek is projecting. – Brent Spiner

154197. There is no question that everybody who works in show business is lucky because of the number of people who wish they where working in show business. – Brent Spiner

154198. People think that being on Star Trek is career suicide, but it’s really just the opposite. – Brent Spiner

154199. My own personal favorite Cher song is the unforgettable Gypsies, Tramps and Thieves. – Brent Spiner

154200. If you look around at the people in show business today they are basically the people who didn’t give up. – Brent Spiner

154201. If I’m not mistaken, I think Data was the comic relief on the show. – Brent Spiner

154202. I’m an avid biography reader. – Brent Spiner

154203. I think he is an extremely accessible character. In Data there is no potential for cruelty. – Brent Spiner

154204. I don’t read Science Fiction. – Brent Spiner

154205. I don’t read fiction at all. – Brent Spiner

154206. Having spent so much time in a fictional world, I prefer to read about the real world. – Brent Spiner

154207. And, you know, when you are a kid, everybody wants to be an actor. I think that everybody wants to be in show business, frankly. – Brent Spiner

154208. And I think it’s likely that there will be Data’s out there one day. I hope so, if there are, that they all look exactly like me! – Brent Spiner

154209. Yes, Data is hairless but I am not. And we are both anatomically correct. – Brent Spiner

154210. Acting is acting. – Brent Spiner

154211. I think it’s the business part of the word show business that causes me the most concern. – Brent Spiner

154212. I didn’t push Cory. I wanted him to decide if he wanted to go into boxing and he did. Can’t blame it on me. – Leon Spinks

154213. I know a lot of people think I’m dumb. Well, at least I ain’t no educated fool. – Leon Spinks

154214. Those who are believed to be most abject and humble are usually most ambitious and envious. – Baruch Spinoza

154215. Sin cannot be conceived in a natural state, but only in a civil state, where it is decreed by common consent what is good or bad. – Baruch Spinoza

154216. Nothing in the universe is contingent, but all things are conditioned to exist and operate in a particular manner by the necessity of the divine nature. – Baruch Spinoza

154217. One and the same thing can at the same time be good, bad, and indifferent, e.g., music is good to the melancholy, bad to those who mourn, and neither good nor bad to the deaf. – Baruch Spinoza

154218. Only that thing is free which exists by the necessities of its own nature, and is determined in its actions by itself alone. – Baruch Spinoza

154219. Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice. – Baruch Spinoza

154220. None are more taken in by flattery than the proud, who wish to be the first and are not. – Baruch Spinoza

154221. Peace is not the absence of war, but a virtue based on strength of character. – Baruch Spinoza

154222. Men govern nothing with more difficulty than their tongues, and can moderate their desires more than their words. – Baruch Spinoza

154223. Pride is pleasure arising from a man’s thinking too highly of himself. – Baruch Spinoza

154224. Self-complacency is pleasure accompanied by the idea of oneself as cause. – Baruch Spinoza

154225. Nothing exists from whose nature some effect does not follow. – Baruch Spinoza

154226. So long as a man imagines that he cannot do this or that, so long as he is determined not to do it; and consequently so long as it is impossible to him that he should do it. – Baruch Spinoza

154227. The endeavor to understand is the first and only basis of virtue. – Baruch Spinoza

154228. The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one’s self. – Baruch Spinoza

154229. The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free. – Baruch Spinoza

154230. There is no hope unmingled with fear, and no fear unmingled with hope. – Baruch Spinoza

154231. True virtue is life under the direction of reason. – Baruch Spinoza

154232. We feel and know that we are eternal. – Baruch Spinoza

154233. Whatsoever is contrary to nature is contrary to reason, and whatsoever is contrary to reason is absurd. – Baruch Spinoza

154234. Whatsoever is, is in God, and without God nothing can be, or be conceived. – Baruch Spinoza

154235. Will and intellect are one and the same thing. – Baruch Spinoza

154236. It may easily come to pass that a vain man may become proud and imagine himself pleasing to all when he is in reality a universal nuisance. – Baruch Spinoza

154237. For peace is not mere absence of war, but is a virtue that springs from, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice. – Baruch Spinoza

154238. The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak. – Baruch Spinoza

154239. Do not weep; do not wax indignant. Understand. – Baruch Spinoza

154240. All happiness or unhappiness solely depends upon the quality of the object to which we are attached by love. – Baruch Spinoza

154241. All noble things are as difficult as they are rare. – Baruch Spinoza

154242. All things excellent are as difficult as they are rare. – Baruch Spinoza

154243. Ambition is the immoderate desire for power. – Baruch Spinoza

154244. Be not astonished at new ideas; for it is well known to you that a thing does not therefore cease to be true because it is not accepted by many. – Baruch Spinoza

154245. Blessedness is not the reward of virtue but virtue itself. – Baruch Spinoza

154246. God is the indwelling and not the transient cause of all things. – Baruch Spinoza

154247. Desire is the very essence of man. – Baruch Spinoza

154248. If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past. – Baruch Spinoza

154249. Fame has also this great drawback, that if we pursue it, we must direct our lives so as to please the fancy of men. – Baruch Spinoza

154250. Fear cannot be without hope nor hope without fear. – Baruch Spinoza

154251. I have striven not to laugh at human actions, not to weep at them, nor to hate them, but to understand them. – Baruch Spinoza

154252. Desire is the essence of a man. – Baruch Spinoza

154253. I would warn you that I do not attribute to nature either beauty or deformity, order or confusion. Only in relation to our imagination can things be called beautiful or ugly, well-ordered or confused. – Baruch Spinoza

154254. I have made a ceaseless effort not to ridicule, not to bewail, not to scorn human actions, but to understand them. – Baruch Spinoza

154255. I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of established religion. – Baruch Spinoza

154256. I call him free who is led solely by reason. – Baruch Spinoza

154257. How would it be possible if salvation were ready to our hand, and could without great labor be found, that it should be by almost all men neglected? But all things excellent are as difficult as they are rare. – Baruch Spinoza

154258. He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason. – Baruch Spinoza

154259. Happiness is a virtue, not its reward. – Baruch Spinoza

154260. Freedom is absolutely necessary for the progress in science and the liberal arts. – Baruch Spinoza

154261. If men were born free, they would, so long as they remained free, form no conception of good and evil. – Baruch Spinoza

154262. In America, if you don’t do a 100 million dollars, you’ve done nothing. – Norman Spinrad

154263. If I had parallel lives to pursue, I would also want one as a painter. – Norman Spinrad

154264. There are certain things that ordinary people have that celebrities don’t have. – Norman Spinrad

154265. The world has become more complex as technology and easy travel mixes cultures without homogenizing them. – Norman Spinrad

154266. The thematic, psychological, and cultural concerns of a writer are more relevant than whatever literary mode he or she chooses to deal with in any given novel. – Norman Spinrad

154267. Mexico was conquered more by manipulation of myth and archetype. – Norman Spinrad

154268. When you’re in the States and you’re a writer and you’ve got money and you walk into a bank, you’re a bum with money. – Norman Spinrad

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154269. Is anything accidental? – Norman Spinrad

154270. You can really do more than you think you can do. – Norman Spinrad

154271. If it’s not American, the French won’t go see it. – Norman Spinrad

154272. I’ve always been interested in the relationship between total external surround, culture, the political matrix, technology, etc., and the internal human consciousness. – Norman Spinrad

154273. I’m not gifted, but I’m not hopeless. – Norman Spinrad

154274. I write in American slang. – Norman Spinrad

154275. I was a precocious reader. – Norman Spinrad

154276. I never learned to read music. – Norman Spinrad

154277. I must admit to being greatly influenced by Joseph Campbell’s The Hero With a Thousand Faces. – Norman Spinrad

154278. I get work because I’m primarily a novelist but I’ve become script doctor. I can work back and forth between French and English. – Norman Spinrad

154279. I believe that interest in heroes is universal and eternal. – Norman Spinrad

154280. English is taking over the world. I just wrote a piece about it. And it’s not by design. The United States dominates because it’s the biggest market. – Norman Spinrad

154281. As a child, I read science fiction, but from the very beginnings of my reading for pleasure, I read a lot of non-fictional history, particularly historical biography. – Norman Spinrad

154282. It’s trite to say that the world has gotten smaller in the age of globalization, but my travels have told me that it’s wrong to think this means there is some kind of uniform world culture. – Norman Spinrad

154283. In July, 1892, fate suddenly granted me financial independence. – Carl Spitteler

154284. I moved to Lucerne, where I have lived happily with my family ever since. – Carl Spitteler

154285. At my father’s request I took up the study of law at the University of Zurich In 1863. – Carl Spitteler

154286. I left for Petersburg in August, 1871 and stayed there until 1879. – Carl Spitteler

154287. The only side effect of too much training is that you get into better shape. There is nothing wrong with that. – Mark Spitz

154288. In my day, at 12 years old, which was 38 years ago, we worked out in summer months for two and a half hours. Today someone in that age group might work out for four hours, two hours in the morning and two at night. – Mark Spitz

154289. It has nothing to do with swimming. That happens to be my sport. I’m trying to see how far I can go. – Mark Spitz

154290. Life is true to form; records are meant to be broken. – Mark Spitz

154291. My biggest loss was the Olympics. I just can’t forget losing. I never will. – Mark Spitz

154292. One of the most difficult things for people who have been successful in sports is adapting to the daily world where you can’t get an answer from someone until 5 o’clock tomorrow. There is always an excuse. Living 40 or 50 years like that doesn’t get too exciting after a while. – Mark Spitz

154293. Past performance speaks a tremendous amount about one’s ability and likelihood for success. – Mark Spitz

154294. So in my mind I own a lot of house records still. – Mark Spitz

154295. What it is saying is that someone who was a world champion and who takes care of himself with a 17-year rest and applies the proper training techniques and perseverance could be successful. – Mark Spitz

154296. The memories of the Munich games for me are of triumph and tragedy. – Mark Spitz

154297. The pool is terrible, but that doesn’t have much to do with my record swims. That’s all mental attitude. – Mark Spitz

154298. There are times I might coach one or two workouts a year when the regular coach gets caught in traffic. – Mark Spitz

154299. Well my thoughts on American swimming are that our prospects look favorable, but we may not have as strong a showing in the gold medal count as in previous Olympics. But I am not coaching. – Mark Spitz

154300. In everyday life there is always manana. There is no urgency. – Mark Spitz

154301. Yes, I believe that the art of winning is through intimidation, and not necessarily do you have to speak about it. – Mark Spitz

154302. When I went to the Olympics, I had every intention of shaving the mustache off, but I realized I was getting so many comments about it – and everybody was talking about it – that I decided to keep it. – Mark Spitz

154303. Swimming isn’t everything, winning is. – Mark Spitz

154304. And if you have high cholesterol, you would feel the same as if you had low cholesterol because there are no side effects, no symptoms of having high cholesterol. – Mark Spitz

154305. If you fail to prepare, you’re prepared to fail. – Mark Spitz

154306. All things being equal, if we could simulate the same scenario, he has a lot more difficult task. He’s elected to swim six individual events, as opposed to what I elected to do, which was four. – Mark Spitz

154307. Because a known fact is better than an unknown fact. – Mark Spitz

154308. By making a comeback, I’m changing the attitude of people toward me. If I’d known that people would react so enthusiastically, I’d have done it years ago. – Mark Spitz

154309. Everyone loves to be loved. – Mark Spitz

154310. I always wanted to be a dentist from the time I was in high school, and I was accepted to dental school in the spring of 1972. I was planning to go, but after the Olympics there were other opportunities. – Mark Spitz

154311. I am not qualified to talk about the diet. Simply because I am not a dietician. – Mark Spitz

154312. I just tried to keep my cool and continue with my race plan: to win. – Mark Spitz

154313. I swam my brains out. – Mark Spitz

154314. I walked away from the sport for 17 years, then started swimming again recently in a master’s program. – Mark Spitz

154315. I wasn’t able to lower my cholesterol so they put me on a statin drug. It is called lipitor. I was able to lower my level in about 30 days from above 300 to below 200. – Mark Spitz

154316. I’m at the depot, and I’m not going anywhere. That’s better to deal with than having to deal with the unknown. And the unknown is they don’t want to fail. They don’t want to pay the price unless there’s a guarantee they’re going to get there. – Mark Spitz

154317. If he wins seven golds and ties what I did, then it would be like I was the first man on the moon and he became the second. If he wins more than seven, then he becomes the first man on Mars. We’d both be unique. – Mark Spitz

154318. I’m trying to do the best I can. I’m not concerned with tomorrow, but with what goes on today. – Mark Spitz

154319. I got beat real hard and heavy in the Olympic Games in 1968 by a guy who swam an incredible race one time in his whole life, but he did it right at the right time. I’d like to be that guy now. Maybe that’s what I’m going to have to pull out of my hat to make the Olympic team. – Mark Spitz

154320. I don’t care about motivation. I care about credibility. – Eliot Spitzer

154321. I believe in an evolving Constitution. A flexible Constitution leaves room for us to consider not merely how the world once was, but how it ought to be. – Eliot Spitzer

154322. Those who are critical of Alliance are the same people who have done nothing for 30 years. – Eliot Spitzer

154323. I stand before you today because this vision of government as the engine of opportunity is what I believe in. – Eliot Spitzer

154324. It’s time to let science and medicine, not politics and rhetoric, lead us to good, sound policy. – Eliot Spitzer

154325. You know more than you think you do. – Benjamin Spock

154326. When women are encouraged to be competitive, too many of them become disagreeable. – Benjamin Spock

154327. What is the use of physicians like myself trying to help parents to bring up children healthy and happy, to have them killed in such numbers for a cause that is ignoble? – Benjamin Spock

154328. What good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is usually best after all. – Benjamin Spock

154329. Trust yourself, you know more than you think you do. – Benjamin Spock

154330. To win in Vietnam, we will have to exterminate a nation. – Benjamin Spock

154331. Perhaps a child who is fussed over gets a feeling of destiny; he thinks he is the world for something important, and it gives him drive and confidence. – Benjamin Spock

154332. The more people have studied different methods of bringing up children the more they have come to the conclusion that what good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is the best after all. – Benjamin Spock

154333. The child supplies the power but the parents have to do the steering. – Benjamin Spock

154334. In our country today, very few children are raised to believe that their principal destiny is to serve their family, their country, or God. – Benjamin Spock

154335. I’m not a pacifist. I was very much for the war against Hitler and I also supported the intervention in Korea, but in this war we went in there to steal Vietnam. – Benjamin Spock

154336. I would say that the surest measure of a man’s or a woman’s maturity is the harmony, style, joy, and dignity he creates in his marriage, and the pleasure and inspiration he provides for his spouse. – Benjamin Spock

154337. I was proud of the youths who opposed the war in Vietnam because they were my babies. – Benjamin Spock

154338. Happiness is mostly a by-product of doing what makes us feel fulfilled. – Benjamin Spock

154339. Every child senses, with all the horse sense that’s in him, that any parent is angry inside when children misbehave and they dread more the anger that is rarely or never expressed openly, wondering how awful it might be. – Benjamin Spock

154340. All the time a person is a child he is both a child and learning to be a parent. After he becomes a parent he becomes predominantly a parent reliving childhood. – Benjamin Spock

154341. There are only two things a child will share willingly; communicable diseases and its mother’s age. – Benjamin Spock

154342. Most middle-class whites have no idea what it feels like to be subjected to police who are routinely suspicious, rude, belligerent, and brutal. – Benjamin Spock

154343. I learned early in life that you get places by having the right enemies. – Bishop John Spong

154344. Terrorism is a real despair. These are people for whom life has been so negative that they’re willing to die if they can take down some of their enemies. – John Shelby Spong

154345. You learn that you either are going to have a police state where you don’t have any freedom left, or you’re going to build a world that doesn’t create terrorists – and that means a whole different way of “getting along.” – John Shelby Spong

154346. Whatever diminishes life is evil, and whatever enhances life is good. – John Shelby Spong

154347. Mother Nature is not sweet. – John Shelby Spong

154348. I think that anything that begins to give people a sense of their own worth and dignity is God. – John Shelby Spong

154349. I admire our ancestors, whoever they were. I think the first self-conscious person must have shaken in his boots. Because as he becomes self-conscious, he’s no longer part of nature. He sees himself against nature. He looks at the vastness of the universe and it looks hostile. – John Shelby Spong

154350. All religion seems to need to prove that it’s the only truth. And that’s where it turns demonic. Because that’s when you get religious wars and persecutions and burning heretics at the stake. – John Shelby Spong

154351. You can’t have a world where 50 percent of the people are dieting and 50 percent of the people are starving if you want stability. – John Shelby Spong

154352. If you begin to give people hope that there is a brighter future, there is a new tomorrow, then the people who were yesterday’s terrorists become tomorrow’s elected officials and they’re part of the system. – John Shelby Spong

154353. That no government, so called, can reasonably be trusted, or reasonably be supposed to have honest purposes in view, any longer than it depends wholly upon voluntary support. – Lysander Spooner

154354. The only security men can have for their political liberty, consists in keeping their money in their own pockets. – Lysander Spooner

154355. If the jury have no right to judge of the justice of a law of the government, they plainly can do nothing to protect the people against the oppressions of the government; for there are no oppressions which the government may not authorize by law. – Lysander Spooner

154356. But whether the Constitution really be one thing, or another, this much is certain – that it has either authorized such a government as we have had, or has been powerless to prevent it. In either case, it is unfit to exist. – Lysander Spooner

154357. A man is no less a slave because he is allowed to choose a new master once in a term of years. – Lysander Spooner

154358. Tell me, was it you or your brother who was killed in the war? – W. A. Spooner

154359. When our boys come home from France, we will have the hags flung out. – W. A. Spooner

154360. Sir, you have tasted two whole worms; you have hissed all my mystery lectures and been caught fighting a liar in the quad; you will leave by the next town drain. – W. A. Spooner

154361. Actually, after the release of the Bond film, the producers came back to me to offer me another one, but I didn’t have any juice left for an immediate encore. – Roger Spottiswoode

154362. Class isn’t something you buy. Look at you. You have a $500 suit on and you’re still a lowlife. – Roger Spottiswoode

154363. I haven’t done the Star Wars kind of films. – Roger Spottiswoode

154364. I think the ethics and morals of genetic engineering are very complicated. It intrigues me. – Roger Spottiswoode

154365. The basic premise of this is that, yes, people have learned to clone each other, but that cloning is illegal. Not that it’s bad, just that the law as it is now, is that if you die, you’re dead. – Roger Spottiswoode

154366. The script is very good because the things that happen in it are very believable to me. It doesn’t presuppose that the world has changed very much. You don’t have to think that you’re in a different world. – Roger Spottiswoode

154367. What you dislike in another take care to correct in yourself. – Thomas Sprat

154368. A great proportion of the wretchedness which has embittered married life, has originated in a negligence of trifles. – Thomas Sprat

154369. We developed during the 1990s a series of budget process rules that helped us bring to heel these deficits, diminishing every year and moving the budget so into surplus. – John Spratt

154370. Without the Guard and Reserve, our active duty troops could hardly deploy. – John Spratt

154371. With no other security forces on hand, U.S. military was left to confront, almost alone, an Iraqi insurgency and a crime rate that grew worse throughout the year, waged in part by soldiers of the disbanded army and in part by criminals who were released from prison. – John Spratt

154372. What we are effectively doing, I say this to the young people of America whom my colleagues represent, is leaving our children and grandchildren the tab for fighting a war, letting them pay for the lion’s share of it by simply adding it to the national debt. – John Spratt

154373. We have got thousands of nuclear weapons in order to achieve deterrence. – John Spratt

154374. We can have tax cuts, but when we have tax cuts and do not have a surplus, the amount of the tax cut goes straight to the bottom line, adds to the deficit, and the deficit adds to the national debt, and sooner or later, the debt has to be paid. – John Spratt

154375. Three big assumptions proved wrong: one, that the Iraqi people would welcome us as liberators; two, that oil would soon pay for Iraqi’s rebuilding; and, three, that we have plenty of troops, weapons, and equipment for the postwar situation. – John Spratt

154376. This war so far has cost us $125 billion and counting, because largely we decided to do it on our own, with only the United Kingdom as a paying, fully participating partner. – John Spratt

154377. The young in this country, and you fellows are young by my reckoning, have a right to be concerned about the course that our government, the Federal Government, is taking under President Bush. – John Spratt

154378. And it raises a fundamental question: How long can we move the world in one direction while we move in another direction, and do we want to backslide into an era that we finally emerged from where we had a nuclear weapon for every tactical mission? – John Spratt

154379. Our country, the United States of America, may be the world’s largest economy and the world’s only superpower, but we stretch ourselves dangerously thin by taking on commitments like Iraq with only a motley band of allies to share the burden. – John Spratt

154380. Just a few short years ago in the year 2000, the last full fiscal year of the Clinton administration, this country was running a surplus of $236 billion. – John Spratt

154381. I am not disputing the need for this money. What I am disputing and calling attention to is the fact that we are taking the tab for defense in our time against terrorists in the Middle East and elsewhere and shoving this tab off onto our children. – John Spratt

154382. Domestic discretionary spending on education and health care and the environment has been growing at 2 to 3 percent a year. He says we have to rein it in, but he ignores the spending category that is the big spike in the budget. – John Spratt

154383. Democrats and Republicans alike support our military personnel. – John Spratt

154384. As costs mount, in lives and dollars, it is natural to second guess, but one lesson I hope we have learned is that the U.S. cannot go it alone in a policy that leaves American troops taking all the risk and American taxpayers paying all of the costs. – John Spratt

154385. Since the Pentagon underestimated the number of troops required after the end of hostilities, we were not prepared to prevent looting or to guard hundreds of weapons dumps spread throughout the country. – John Spratt

154386. We would take a little bit of money out of a huge increase in ballistic missile defense and put it in a place where it will do a lot of good, namely, in targeted pay increases to our enlisted personnel, particularly our NCOs and our junior warrant officers. – John Spratt

154387. I’m still going to have to go out and score, but defensively hopefully I can make them a little bit better. – Latrell Sprewell

154388. It always feels good to come back here. I love New York… it’s just nice to see a lot of familiar faces. – Latrell Sprewell

154389. Over there, Kevin McHale, I feel like I’m talking to someone I know. It’s just a total different atmosphere. – Latrell Sprewell

154390. Sam is there, Sam has been playing well, he has been doing great in camp. – Latrell Sprewell

154391. So much tension around here in New York. They want to fine you for every little thing you do. – Latrell Sprewell

154392. Sometimes change is good. Although I didn’t want to leave. – Latrell Sprewell

154393. They got all the size over there, and the teams are really good, so, I think night after night you’re just going to have to be ready to lace them up and be ready to play. The teams out there are really good. – Latrell Sprewell

154394. When I was put in a situation where I’m going there, you have to look at the team and the possibility that hey, we can probably do some good things over there. – Latrell Sprewell

154395. I’m 33 years old now. I really want that ring. I got a taste of it here. – Latrell Sprewell

154396. Fortunately for me I was able to do well here, and it really did great things for my career and now hopefully I can go out there and continue to do what I did. – Latrell Sprewell

154397. Well I forgot how different it was because I’ve been here for about four or five years. It’s a big load off my shoulders now. Now that I’m there, I’m like, man, I can breathe a little bit, you know? – Latrell Sprewell

154398. I think was able to do a lot of things here. – Latrell Sprewell

154399. I think that was one thing I definitely brought to the table, my aggressiveness and my style of play, and I think that’s one of the reasons why the fans here really appreciated the way that I went out and played, just because I think they kind of liked that. – Latrell Sprewell

154400. I think it’ll be an emotional day. It’ll be exciting for me, mostly it’ll be exciting for them. I’m not going to get to come here a lot, so, it’ll be a special day, hopefully. – Latrell Sprewell

154401. I think it was one of the better meetings that I’ve had with those guys, because I was honestly able to say everything I wanted to say, and I pretty much aired out the dirty laundry. So from that point on, I thought all of that was behind us. – Latrell Sprewell

154402. I love New York. A part of me will always be here. What can I say. – Latrell Sprewell

154403. I know just one thing is those guys, KG and everyone, they’re hungry. They want it bad. Sam’s the only one that’s had that, has the ring. Other than him, everybody else over there, we want it bad. – Latrell Sprewell

154404. I definitely think that myself and Sam will help the Timberwolves. – Latrell Sprewell

154405. You guys know the way I play. And what’s so ironic is, KG is the same way. I’m looking at him in practice and going, ‘Wow, I’m always that guy,’ you know? – Latrell Sprewell

154406. And for the first time in a long time, I’m playing along somebody that has that same energy and fire and plays pretty much the same way I do. So, that was just nice to say. – Latrell Sprewell

154407. I just meant as far as coming to the games on time; it was just like I was under the microscope, every little thing, it was like they were looking for me to come in here with my shoes untied. – Latrell Sprewell

154408. It… is the best opportunity we’ve had in the last 25 years to bring about a settlement in Northern Ireland, and I think we should leave no stone unturned to achieve that. – Dick Spring

154409. There is a great deal of work that can be done between the SDLP representing the Nationalist population and the Unionist Parties, and I believe we should set down to do that. – Dick Spring

154410. The British Government and the Irish Government have accepted very clearly the Mitchell Report. – Dick Spring

154411. If I felt we had alienated the Unionists, it would worry me because we’ve spent a great deal of time trying to open up discussion and dialogue with the Unionist Parties. – Dick Spring

154412. I believe we’ve spent many years trying to bring about talks which have all the Parties in Northern Ireland involved so that there’d be inclusive talks. – Dick Spring

154413. I’m not getting frustrated… we all knew from the start that this would be a long process. – Dick Spring

154414. Somebody once said I had a face for radio and a voice for newspapers. – Jerry Springer

154415. With a face like mine, I do better in print. – Jerry Springer

154416. To go from politics to news, at least the subject matter is the same, even if the view is different. – Jerry Springer

154417. My guess is more reporters probably vote Democrat than Republican – just because I think reporters are smart. – Jerry Springer

154418. It’s just a show. It’s not the end of Western Civilization. It’s chewing gum. – Jerry Springer

154419. All of us, whether or not we’re celebrities, every one ought to spend part of their life making someone else’s life better. – Jerry Springer

154420. We can’t just have mainstream behavior on television in a free society, we have to make sure we see the whole panorama of human behavior. – Jerry Springer

154421. I’d love to retouch my whole life. – Dusty Springfield

154422. I wouldn’t know how to handle serenity if somebody handed it to me on a plate. – Dusty Springfield

154423. My sexuality has never been a problem to me but I think it has been for other people. – Dusty Springfield

154424. My affections are easily swayed and I can be very unfaithful. – Dusty Springfield

154425. Somehow I took whatever criticism there was very much to heart. – Dusty Springfield

154426. I’m the most misunderstood, misquoted person I know, honestly. – Dusty Springfield

154427. Sometimes you have to let people down in order to get on, particularly in showbusiness. – Dusty Springfield

154428. I just decided I wanted to become someone else… So I became someone else. – Dusty Springfield

154429. I have tried sex with both men and women. I found I liked it. – Dusty Springfield

154430. I find it an effort to keep up appearances. – Dusty Springfield

154431. Hell, have I been a hell-raiser! – Dusty Springfield

154432. A lot of people say I’m bent, and I’ve heard it so many times that I’ve almost learned to accept it. – Dusty Springfield

154433. I was a nothing kid. Not particularly good. Not particularly bad. – Dusty Springfield

154434. It’s marvellous to be popular, but foolish to think it will last. – Dusty Springfield

154435. There weren’t a lot of girl singers around. Paul McCartney and John Lennon were the guys I looked up to. – Rick Springfield

154436. They were marketing me as a teen idol, when the stuff on the record was not what teen idols were doing at the time. – Rick Springfield

154437. Karma is not just about the troubles, but also about surmounting them. – Rick Springfield

154438. Music is a 24-hour-a-day thing for me. – Rick Springfield

154439. My first crush was Hayley Mills when I was a little kid in England. I used to kiss her picture goodnight. – Rick Springfield

154440. Once I discovered music, I knew what I wanted to do. – Rick Springfield

154441. Puberty hit me very hard, and I basically had no use for school once I discovered the guitar. – Rick Springfield

154442. Residuals from Australia, from the Mission Magic show, saved my butt. So there is a reason for everything. – Rick Springfield

154443. When someone pursues music through your music, that’s the greatest accolade anybody can get. – Rick Springfield

154444. I am a bit more of a whore with my acting than I am with my music. I am not a whore with my music. – Rick Springfield

154445. I’ve heard from writers and musicians and fans that they think I’m underrated. – Rick Springfield

154446. I’ve been writing songs since I was 14 years old, and that’s my true love. – Rick Springfield

154447. I’ve always liked the heavier stuff. I’ve always loved Tool and System of a Down, Korn and Nine Inch Nails. – Rick Springfield

154448. I would have been an Egyptologist if I had had the schooling. – Rick Springfield

154449. I was one of those dark, quiet kids that wrote poetry. – Rick Springfield

154450. I took that time off – I knew it was messing me up, not being connected to a spiritual plane. – Rick Springfield

154451. I learned to read and write and socialize in school, and that’s pretty much it. – Rick Springfield

154452. I don’t want to mix the identities. Noah Drake isn’t Rick Springfield. – Rick Springfield

154453. I am a closet toy freak. I started chasing after some things as far as Star Wars toys – some very rare stuff. – Rick Springfield

154454. Every actor wants to break out of the box that they put you in and that’s where I’m heading, out of the box as fast as I can. – Rick Springfield

154455. Being a songwriter does not rely on an audience or other band members or a camera. I can just sit in a room and write songs. – Rick Springfield

154456. If the timing’s right and the gods are with you, something special happens. – Rick Springfield

154457. I’ll watch any show on the History Channel. – Rick Springfield

154458. I don’t think anyone ever feels acknowledged enough. – Rick Springfield

154459. I was very fortunate to be at the vanguard of music video. – Rick Springfield

154460. No, I always felt that amongst my core fans- because there was a level of popularity that I had in the mid ’80s that was sort of a bump on the scale- they fundamentally understood the values that are at work in my work. – Bruce Springsteen

154461. I tend to be a subscriber to the idea that you have everything you need by the time you’re 12 years old to do interesting writing for most of the rest of your life – certainly by the time you’re 18. – Bruce Springsteen

154462. I think that is what film and art and music do; they can work as a map of sorts for your feelings. – Bruce Springsteen

154463. I was always concerned with writing to my age at a particular moment. That was the way I would keep faith with the audience that supported me as I went along. – Bruce Springsteen

154464. I’m a synthesist. I’m always making music. And I make a lot of different kinds of music all the time. Some of it gets finished and some of it doesn’t. – Bruce Springsteen

154465. If they had told me I was the janitor and would have to mop up and clean the toilets after the show in order to play, I probably would have done it. – Bruce Springsteen

154466. In America everything’s about who’s number one today. – Bruce Springsteen

154467. In the early years, I found a voice that was my voice and also partly my father’s voice. But isn’t that what you always do? Why do kids at 5 years old go into the closet and put their daddy’s shoes on? Hey, my kids do it. – Bruce Springsteen

154468. In the past, some of the songs that were the most fun, and the most entertaining and rocking, fell by the wayside because I was concerned with what I was going to say and how I was going to say it. – Bruce Springsteen

154469. It’s a sad man my friend who’s livin’ in his own skin and can’t stand the company. – Bruce Springsteen

154470. It’s always felt natural, because I’m generally very comfortable with people. – Bruce Springsteen

154471. My only general rule was to steer away from things I played with the band over the past couple of tours. I was interested in re-shaping the Rising material for live shows, so people could hear the bare bones of that. – Bruce Springsteen

154472. You can go from doing something quite silly to something dead serious in the blink of an eye, and if you’re making those connections with your audience then they’re going to go right along with it. – Bruce Springsteen

154473. Plus, you know, when I was young, there was a lot of respect for clowning in rock music – look at Little Richard. It was a part of the whole thing, and I always also believed that it released the audience. – Bruce Springsteen

154474. Talk about a dream, try to make it real. – Bruce Springsteen

154475. The audiences are there as a result of my history with the band but also as a result of my being able to reach people with a tune. – Bruce Springsteen

154476. The best music is essentially there to provide you something to face the world with. – Bruce Springsteen

154477. My image had always been very heterosexual, very straight. So it was a nice experience for me, a chance to clarify my own feelings about gay and lesbian civil rights. – Bruce Springsteen

154478. Your spoken voice is a part of it – not a big part of it, but it’s something. It puts people at ease, and once again kind of reaches out and makes a bridge for what’s otherwise difficult music. – Bruce Springsteen

154479. Yeah, I had gay friends. The first thing I realized was that everybody’s different, and it becomes obvious that all of the gay stereotypes are ridiculous. – Bruce Springsteen

154480. The only thing I can say about having this type of success is that you can get yourself in trouble because basically the world is set open for you. People will say yes to anything you ask, so it’s basically down to you and what you want or need. – Bruce Springsteen

154481. Your success story is a bigger story than whatever you’re trying to say on stage. Success makes life easier. It doesn’t make living easier. – Bruce Springsteen

154482. Yeah, my son likes a lot of guitar bands. He gave me something the other day which was really good. He’ll burn a CD for me full of things that he has, so he’s a pretty good call if I want to check some of that stuff out… The other two aren’t quite into that yet. – Bruce Springsteen

154483. The best music, you can seek some shelter in it momentarily, but it’s essentially there to provide you something to face the world with. – Bruce Springsteen

154484. When it comes to luck, you make your own. – Bruce Springsteen

154485. When I first started in rock, I had a big guy’s audience for my early records. I had a very straight image, particularly through the mid ’80s. – Bruce Springsteen

154486. This music is forever for me. It’s the stage thing, that rush moment that you live for. It never lasts, but that’s what you live for. – Bruce Springsteen

154487. The release date is just one day, but the record is forever. – Bruce Springsteen

154488. But I think that your entire life is a process of sorting out some of those early messages that you got. – Bruce Springsteen

154489. But then I go through long periods where I don’t listen to things, usually when I’m working. In between the records and in between the writing I suck up books and music and movies and anything I can find. – Bruce Springsteen

154490. From the beginning, I imagined I would have a long work life. – Bruce Springsteen

154491. Certainly tolerance and acceptance were at the forefront of my music. – Bruce Springsteen

154492. I like narrative storytelling as being part of a tradition, a folk tradition. – Bruce Springsteen

154493. I have my ideas, I have my music and I also just enjoy showing off, so that’s a big part of it. Also, I like to get up onstage and behave insanely or express myself physically, and the band can get pretty silly. – Bruce Springsteen

154494. I hadn’t performed by myself in a while. It feels very natural to me, and I assume people come for the very same reasons as they do when I’m with the band: to be moved, for something to happen to them. – Bruce Springsteen

154495. I do a lot of curiosity buying; I buy it if I like the album cover, I buy it if I like the name of the band, anything that sparks my imagination. I still like to go to record stores, I like to just wander around and I’ll buy whatever catches my attention. – Bruce Springsteen

154496. I didn’t know if it would be a success-ful one, or what the stages would be, but I always saw myself as a lifetime musician and songwriter. – Bruce Springsteen

154497. I can sing very comfortably from my vantage point because a lot of the music was about a loss of innocence, there’s innocence contained in you but there’s also innocence in the process of being lost. – Bruce Springsteen

154498. I always wanted my music to influence the life you were living emotionally – with your family, your lover, your wife, and, at a certain point, with your children. – Bruce Springsteen

154499. Blind faith in your leaders, or in anything, will get you killed. – Bruce Springsteen

154500. Basically, I was pretty ostracized in my hometown. Me and a few other guys were the town freaks- and there were many occasions when we were dodging getting beaten up ourselves. – Bruce Springsteen

154501. I got to the point where I was sick of fashion again, like I was at the end of high school. – Stephen Sprouse

154502. I would just sketch everything that was being made for the collections. – Stephen Sprouse

154503. Then I moved down to the Bowery to this building where Debbie Harry lived. It was there that I started combining some clothes for her and continued doing the art and photography. – Stephen Sprouse

154504. The photograph, the clothes, the sets – this was about 1974, and I started hanging out with my friend Richard Sold, who was playing in a band with Patti Smith. – Stephen Sprouse

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154505. That’s how I taught myself how to draw – tracing the ads and petting new clothes on the models. – Stephen Sprouse

154506. Maybe if they all could he combined – art, rock and fashion. Those were always my favorite things. – Stephen Sprouse

154507. When I went to college, I wasn’t interested in fashion anymore – I was interested in art. – Stephen Sprouse

154508. I watched television a little, but I mostly just drew and read magazines. – Stephen Sprouse

154509. I lived in town until I was eight and then I moved nearer the farmland, so I had a mixture. – Stephen Sprouse

154510. I just really wanted to do art, except when I was taking those photographs of people I would make the clothes that I would photograph them in so I could control the whole thing. – Stephen Sprouse

154511. I grew up in Columbus, Indiana, a kind of industrial and farmland place. – Stephen Sprouse

154512. I don’t know if it’s a movement, but the only thing new that’s happening is that I think music and art and video and fashion are all kind of thrown into one big ball that’s on television, and people see that all the time – you see a fusion of all those things. – Stephen Sprouse

154513. But after the time there I’d had it with fashion again, so I left to go to architecture school in a summer course at Harvard, which didn’t last very long. – Stephen Sprouse

154514. I guess you just fall into things when to you’re supposed to. – Stephen Sprouse

154515. I finished high school there and then I went to Rhode Island School of Design. – Stephen Sprouse

154516. A vigorous temper is not altogether an evil. Men who are easy as an old shoe are generally of little worth. – Charles Spurgeon

154517. A sinner can no more repent and believe without the Holy Spirit’s aid than he can create a world. – Charles Spurgeon

154518. A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes. – Charles Spurgeon

154519. A good character is the best tombstone. Those who loved you and were helped by you will remember you when forget-me-nots have withered. Carve your name on hearts, not on marble. – Charles Spurgeon

154520. It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness. – Charles Spurgeon

154521. Beware of no man more than of yourself; we carry our worst enemies within us. – Charles Spurgeon

154522. By perseverance the snail reached the ark. – Charles Spurgeon

154523. Free will carried many a soul to hell, but never a soul to heaven. – Charles Spurgeon

154524. Giving is true having. – Charles Spurgeon

154525. Humility is to make a right estimate of one’s self. – Charles Spurgeon

154526. I believe that nothing happens apart from divine determination and decree. We shall never be able to escape from the doctrine of divine predestination – the doctrine that God has foreordained certain people unto eternal life. – Charles Spurgeon

154527. I do not think I should care to go on worshipping a Madonna even if she did wink. One cannot make much out of a wink. We want something more than that from the object of our adoration. – Charles Spurgeon

154528. I would go to the deeps a hundred times to cheer a downcast spirit. It is good for me to have been afflicted, that I might know how to speak a word in season to one that is weary. – Charles Spurgeon

154529. If any of you should ask me for an epitome of the Christian religion, I should say that it is in one word – prayer. Live and die without prayer, and you will pray long enough when you get to hell. – Charles Spurgeon

154530. Anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrows, but only empties today of its strength. – Charles Spurgeon

154531. It has been said that our anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow, but only empties today of its strength. – Charles Spurgeon

154532. It is not well to make great changes in old age. – Charles Spurgeon

154533. If I were a Roman Catholic, I should turn a heretic, in sheer desperation, because I would rather go to heaven than go to purgatory. – Charles Spurgeon

154534. None are more unjust in their judgments of others than those who have a high opinion of themselves. – Charles Spurgeon

154535. We are all at times unconscious prophets. – Charles Spurgeon

154536. The Lord gets his best soldiers out of the highlands of affliction. – Charles Spurgeon

154537. The greatest enemy to human souls is the self-righteous spirit which makes men look to themselves for salvation. – Charles Spurgeon

154538. The goose that lays the golden eggs likes to lay where there are eggs already. – Charles Spurgeon

154539. Sincerity makes the very least person to be of more value than the most talented hypocrite. – Charles Spurgeon

154540. Wisdom is the right use of knowledge. To know is not to be wise. Many men know a great deal, and are all the greater fools for it. There is no fool so great a fool as a knowing fool. But to know how to use knowledge is to have wisdom. – Charles Spurgeon

154541. Of two evils, choose neither. – Charles Spurgeon

154542. We have come to a turning point in the road. If we turn to the right mayhap our children and our children’s children will go that way; but if we turn to the left, generations yet unborn will curse our names for having been unfaithful to God and to His Word. – Charles Spurgeon

154543. No one knows who is listening, say nothing you would not wish put in the newspapers. – Charles Spurgeon

154544. No one is so miserable as the poor person who maintains the appearance of wealth. – Charles Spurgeon

154545. Must is a hard nut to crack, but it has a sweet kernel. – Charles Spurgeon

154546. Many men owe the grandeur of their lives to their tremendous difficulties. – Charles Spurgeon

154547. It’s not the having, it’s the getting. – Charles Spurgeon

154548. Saving faith is an immediate relation to Christ, accepting, receiving, resting upon Him alone, for justification, sanctification, and eternal life by virtue of God’s grace. – Charles Spurgeon

154549. You might not always get what you want, but you always get what you expect. – Charles Spurgeon

154550. Trials teach us what we are; they dig up the soil, and let us see what we are made of. – Charles Spurgeon

154551. You cannot make a sinner into a saint by killing him. He who does not live as a saint here will never live as a saint hereafter. – Charles Spurgeon

154552. I was starting to become impotent through this diet and couldn’t perform. How many people who are taking the little blue pill, if they started to change what they are eating most of the time, could change the way their sex life is? – Morgan Spurlock

154553. You know, why don’t you take him off all this stuff you have him hopped up on, all this garbage that we’re feeding him, all this sugar and caffeine, and then see what happens? – Morgan Spurlock

154554. The food is absolutely atrocious, and parents have no idea. Parents are giving their kids three dollars and saying, ‘Okay, see you later. Go off to school and have a good lunch.’ – Morgan Spurlock

154555. I think, after about a week in, I started to get really down. I would feel better when I would eat. – Morgan Spurlock

154556. I think that, I’m sure there are gonna be some teachers who are very entrenched in the system, who are going to buy in to what they’re being told, as to what the kids are being fed. – Morgan Spurlock

154557. I had no idea that it was gonna take off the way it did. I thought we made a good movie. – Morgan Spurlock

154558. I don’t know. I have incredible amounts of hope that things can change. It takes people who believe. – Morgan Spurlock

154559. I couldn’t open up a magazine, you couldn’t read a newspaper, you couldn’t turn on the TV without hearing about the obesity epidemic in America. – Morgan Spurlock

154560. Well, even to this day, if I smell a Big Mac, I’m like Pavlov’s dog. My mouth starts watering immediately, like, ‘Man, that is so good,’ but I can’t take a bite of it. – Morgan Spurlock

154561. Obviously my last two years in the NFL were not much fun at all. – Steve Spurrier

154562. So you get two good hours on the field about every day, you get about an hour and a half in the meeting room and that’s pretty much all you need to thoroughly coach your team. – Steve Spurrier

154563. So, I didn’t say we are going to win a lot, but we are going to play like winners, and we’ve got a plan in place to teach our guys how to play like winners and play like a champion. – Steve Spurrier

154564. What I’ve been telling everyone that loves Carolina football is that we are going to put a team out there that, number one, is in good shape. We’re going to be fit, we are going to be able to play the whole game and we’re not going to poop out. – Steve Spurrier

154565. I really believe everything is here for us to be very successful. – Steve Spurrier

154566. So I don’t really believe that how many years you’ve had in the league determines how well your players play… Coaching is coaching. – Steve Spurrier

154567. Our stadium seats over 80,000, and we sell all of our tickets. – Steve Spurrier

154568. Our coaches want to be a part of South Carolina football when they win it for the first time. When they win the division, when they win the SEC, win a major bowl game, etc. The opportunities to do it all for the first time here make it extra special. – Steve Spurrier

154569. But as coaches, we need to get a little more fire and passion and be more demanding that our guys get the job done. I think players will respond to that, and we’ll see. – Steve Spurrier

154570. Number two, we’re going to play with a lot of effort. Our guys are going to be in such good shape that fatigue is not going to be a problem. We’re going to play with full effort from snap to whistle on every play the entire game. – Steve Spurrier

154571. I do have some young coaches, but I don’t really believe that is the biggest problem we have here. – Steve Spurrier

154572. Number three, we’re going to play very smart and we’re not going to beat ourselves. If the other team is better than us and they just out execute us and play better then we can live with that, but we’re going to play smart and give ourselves every opportunity to win the game. – Steve Spurrier

154573. Number four, we’re going to play like winners, play the game the way it’s meant to be played. Don’t get full of yourself if something good happens. Don’t get too depressed when something bad happens. – Steve Spurrier

154574. I think I’ve got an outstanding defensive assistant staff that’s really going to help us have consistent, strong defenses. And offensively, we have an excellent staff. We’ve got some younger guys on offense, but that’s what I coach and have my entire coaching career. – Steve Spurrier

154575. But at some point, we’ve got to have disciplined play and have got to coach better. I’m not putting it on the players. We’ve got to coach them to tackle and block better. It’s as simple as that. If we can do those things, we’ll have a chance. – Steve Spurrier

154576. All I can say is that I’m going to try to coach the way I’ve coached in the past. And if it ends up not being good enough, then so be it. – Steve Spurrier

154577. We’ve got a support system that gives our players a wonderful opportunity to graduate. If they go to class and give good effort, they can graduate from this school, and I believe that’s important when you go out recruiting. – Steve Spurrier

154578. You’re only as big as your last hit. – Chris Squire

154579. Pull the good out of it and not worry about the drawbacks. – Chris Squire

154580. A nightmare is two bassists on stage. – Chris Squire

154581. I know I always worked hard on making sure we came out with the best possible product and of course we were working with four other people, you have to balance that as well. – Chris Squire

154582. The thing that sets Mars apart is that it is the one planet that is enough like Earth that you can imagine life possibly once having taken hold there. – Steven Squyres

154583. We need to drive like hell and get to the hills before the winter sets in. – Steven Squyres

154584. You create a pile of dirt and then drive over it. We may have to learn to drive all over again. – Steven Squyres

154585. We’re stunned by the diversity of rocks. This stuff looks like it was put into a blender. – Steven Squyres

154586. We didn’t know if the rover could climb up or down the hills of the crater. – Steven Squyres

154587. This whole mission has surpassed all of our expectations. – Steven Squyres

154588. These rovers are living on borrowed time. We’re so past warranty on them. You try to push them hard every day because we’re living day to day. – Steven Squyres

154589. That’s really what science is just trying to figure stuff out, and I like figuring stuff out. – Steven Squyres

154590. It’s not going to fill in the potholes. It’s not going to put a roof over people’s heads. What it does is it helps to address really fundamental questions of who we are, where we came from, by which I mean we can learn how life came about. – Steven Squyres

154591. I want to make as many people as possible feel like they are part of this adventure. We are going to give everybody a sense of what exploring the surface of another world is really like. – Steven Squyres

154592. When we opened our eyes, we saw bedrock exposed in the walls of the crater. – Steven Squyres

154593. I can’t ever remember not wanting to be a scientist. – Steven Squyres

154594. Having been given that public trust, we have a responsibility to share with the public. – Steven Squyres

154595. The rocks, to a great extent, look swept clean. It’s a much cleaner surface than what we had a right to hope for. – Steven Squyres

154596. It’s hard to lose when your standards are so low. – John A. Simone, Sr.

154597. If you’re in a bad situation, don’t worry it’ll change. If you’re in a good situation, don’t worry it’ll change. – John A. Simone, Sr.

154598. No where to go, and all day to get there. – John A. Simone, Sr.

154599. The key to wisdom is knowing all the right questions. – John A. Simone, Sr.

154600. God’s creatures, great and small… eat them one, eat them all. – John A. Simone, Sr.

154601. We need to build on the success of Social Security by developing bold and innovative ways for Americans to build wealth and save for retirement. I believe we can work together in a bipartisan manner to accomplish these goals. – Debbie Stabenow

154602. We want to develop innovative ways to promote savings so more Americans can save for their future, but first we need to reject privatization schemes and work together to strengthen Social Security. – Debbie Stabenow

154603. The administration’s reckless plan doesn’t do one thing to ensure the long term security of social security, rather it undermines our economy. We need a budget and a fiscal policy that reflects the values and interests of America and restores fiscal discipline. – Debbie Stabenow

154604. Social Security is not just the foundation of America’s retirement dignity and security, it ensures the economic stability and strength of our families and our state’s economy. – Debbie Stabenow

154605. Privatizing Social Security doesn’t make sense, and it’s out of step with the fundamental value of ensuring that after a life spent working hard and contributing to the greatness of our nation, every American should have a secure retirement. – Debbie Stabenow

154606. At a time when we are losing manufacturing jobs in this country, we should be doing everything we can to help our manufacturers stay competitive. They are the backbone of our economy. – Debbie Stabenow

154607. As a Michigan senator, I feel a special responsibility to protect the Great Lakes. They are not only a source of clean drinking water for more than 30 million people but are also an integral part of Michigan’s heritage and its economy. – Debbie Stabenow

154608. Quality afterschool programs provide safe, engaging and fun learning experiences to help children and youth develop their social, emotional, physical, cultural and academic skills. – Debbie Stabenow

154609. They have a book of locations, and we would do a story about the Sahara Desert for instance, and in the California book you would find a comparable location, to match that location in California. – Robert Stack

154610. It’s a word called symbiotic, you send the messages and it comes back in return. Together, it’s a wonderful thing, it’s why television is so great and film can never reach. – Robert Stack

154611. Lucille was a darling lady. Probably the finest comedienne in the business. – Robert Stack

154612. Now on the other hand, if someone is selling a product, opening a dance studio, or has some other aim to help themselves, then I tend to look askance at some of these strange stories from outer space. – Robert Stack

154613. Our profession is very much like going to a cocktail party, you check out the guest list. – Robert Stack

154614. Someone once accused me of being like Eliot Ness. I sad no sir, I’m not E.N., but I can promise you that I’m not Al Capone! – Robert Stack

154615. Yes, and many times it’s frustrating, because I’m simply part of the show, and I’m not in the creative end of it, who goes out with detectives and tries to find these things out. – Robert Stack

154616. That’s why I never took this business too seriously, thinking I was something special, when I knew the truly great performers in motion pictures. pictures. – Robert Stack

154617. Whether it s the country or city, I never liked the bad guy. – Robert Stack

154618. These are icons to be treasured. – Robert Stack

154619. Thru the auspices of the viewers who become – I think this is an import – in a democracy, become a working unit with law enforcement against the criminals. – Robert Stack

154620. We did a show called The Orphan Train, during the depression, when families didn’t have enough money to support their children, they’d put them on the train and hope someone would pick them up who had enough money to support their children. – Robert Stack

154621. You have to love the doing of what you’re doing and not wait for the phone to ring. – Robert Stack

154622. In the Belgian air force a general supposedly saw a UFO, tracked it with his plane, photographed it with his wing cameras. And I believe it because I said to myself why would this person, not getting paid for this, do it unless it actually happened or he thought it happened. – Robert Stack

154623. I grew up in France, my first language was French, and I tend to gravitate towards French cooking. – Robert Stack

154624. I grew up years ago doing something that unfortunately doesn’t hardly exist any more, a medium called Radio. – Robert Stack

154625. I learned early on, having known the most handsome, successful, Gary Cooper, Clark Gable, Robert Taylor, don’t ever spend too much time looking in the mirror. – Robert Stack

154626. In terms of segments, I think we’ve done 1,200. – Robert Stack

154627. A great chef is an artist that I truly respect. – Robert Stack

154628. Also the pictures themselves give a visual to the audience tuning in, that makes them a very important part of law enforcement, or pulling families together. – Robert Stack

154629. I am very pro law enforcement. – Robert Stack

154630. I find these shows very touching sometimes. – Robert Stack

154631. I never put my arms around John Gotti, Al Capone or Lucky Luciano. – Robert Stack

154632. I play bad golf for good charities like the LA Police. – Robert Stack

154633. I think voiceover is an adjunct that actors have picked up that have given us some security. – Robert Stack

154634. I’m very proud this show has been accepted for this length of time. – Robert Stack

154635. I’m working 2 days a week right now, narration usually on Wed., and host on camera on Friday. – Robert Stack

154636. If you don’t love it, you can’t suffer thru all the despair that comes with it. Keep doing it because you love it. – Robert Stack

154637. I don’t mind UFO’s and ghost stories, it’s just that I tend to give value to the storyteller rather than to the story itself. – Robert Stack

154638. Have a blast while you last. – Hollis Stacy

154639. Why do we work so hard to feel so terrible. – Hollis Stacy

154640. When a noble life has prepared for old age, it is not decline that it reveals, but the first days of immortality. – Anne Louise Germaine de Stael

154641. Wit consists in knowing the resemblance of things that differ, and the difference of things that are alike. – Anne Louise Germaine de Stael

154642. That past which is so presumptuously brought forward as a precedent for the present, was itself founded on some past that went before it. – Anne Louise Germaine de Stael

154643. The sense of this word among the Greeks affords the noblest definition of it; enthusiasm signifies God in us. – Madame de Stael

154644. Sow good services: sweet remembrances will grow from them. – Madame de Stael

154645. Wit lies in recognizing the resemblance among things which differ and the difference between things which are alike. – Madame de Stael

154646. The desire of the man is for the woman, but the desire of the woman is for the desire of the man. – Madame de Stael

154647. We cease loving ourselves if no one loves us. – Madame de Stael

154648. The human mind always makes progress, but it is a progress in spirals. – Madame de Stael

154649. The mystery of existence is the connection between our faults and our misfortunes. – Madame de Stael

154650. Speech happens to not be his language. – Madame de Stael

154651. The voice of conscience is so delicate that it is easy to stifle it; but it is also so clear that it is impossible to mistake it. – Madame de Stael

154652. To be totally understanding makes one very indulgent. – Madame de Stael

154653. To understand everything makes one very indulgent. – Madame de Stael

154654. Search for the truth is the noblest occupation of man; its publication is a duty. – Madame de Stael

154655. The more I see of men the more I like dogs. – Madame de Stael

154656. Innocence in genius, and candor in power, are both noble qualities. – Madame de Stael

154657. Scientific progress makes moral progress a necessity; for if man’s power is increased, the checks that restrain him from abusing it must be strengthened. – Madame de Stael

154658. One must choose in life between boredom and suffering. – Madame de Stael

154659. The greatest happiness is to transform one’s feelings into action. – Madame de Stael

154660. A man must know how to fly in the face of opinion; a woman to submit to it. – Madame de Stael

154661. A religious life is a struggle and not a hymn. – Madame de Stael

154662. In matters of the heart, nothing is true except the improbable. – Madame de Stael

154663. Love is a symbol of eternity. It wipes out all sense of time, destroying all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end. – Madame de Stael

154664. Love is the whole history of a woman’s life, it is but an episode in a man’s. – Madame de Stael

154665. Men err from selfishness; women because they are weak. – Madame de Stael

154666. Politeness is the art of choosing among your thoughts. – Madame de Stael

154667. Prayer is more than meditation. In meditation, the source of strength is one’s self. When one prays, he goes to a source of strength greater than his own. – Madame de Stael

154668. Genius is essentially creative; it bears the stamp of the individual who possesses it. – Madame de Stael

154669. He does what I have always needed to have done to me, and that is that he dominates me. – Jean Stafford

154670. From time to time, I need a rest from the exercitation of my intellect. – Jean Stafford

154671. You say that you hope I will be recognized as the best novelist of my generation. I want you to know now and know completely that that would mean to me absolutely nothing. – Jean Stafford

154672. I am growing meaner by the hour. – Jean Stafford

154673. For all practical purposes I left home when I was 7. – Jean Stafford

154674. A small silence came between us, as precise as a picture hanging on the wall. – Jean Stafford

154675. For me, there is nothing worse than the knowledge that my life holds nothing for me but being a writer. – Jean Stafford

154676. Irony, I feel, is a very high form of morality. – Jean Stafford

154677. I’ll probably never put out another album because I’m a tough critic of my work, and I don’t think I could come up to those standards any more. – Jo Stafford

154678. You knew after eight bars that you were hearing something just absolutely new and unique. – Jo Stafford

154679. When rock came in, I wasn’t bitter about it. I was puzzled. – Jo Stafford

154680. Whatever fame came did so not because I sought it. – Jo Stafford

154681. There was never anything like it before in history. It was a different kind of joyous, happy screaming. – Jo Stafford

154682. The world is a pile of grunge. – Jo Stafford

154683. Songwriting is an art unto itself, not to be confused with performing. – Jo Stafford

154684. I’ve got a computer, but I won’t go near it. – Jo Stafford

154685. I wasn’t driven. I just really loved what I did. – Jo Stafford

154686. I just learned my lyrics and tried not to bump into the trumpet player. That was my philosophy. – Jo Stafford

154687. I had four or five years in school training as a soprano. I fell into pop singing because of economics. I got out of high school and had to go work, and they weren’t hiring opera singers. – Jo Stafford

154688. I had a very unusual contract. Most artists actually pay for their record dates and it comes out of their royalties. I paid for nothing. – Jo Stafford

154689. Songs suffer at the mercy of the performer. – Jo Stafford

154690. You don’t need many words if you already know what you’re talking about. – William Stafford

154691. I have woven a parachute out of everything broken. – William Stafford

154692. The more you let yourself be distracted from where you are going, the more you are the person that you are. It’s not so much like getting lost as it is like getting found. – William Stafford

154693. Kids: they dance before they learn there is anything that isn’t music. – William Stafford

154694. I just kept on doing what everyone starts out doing. The real question is, why did other people stop? – William Stafford

154695. I’ll be me, but I don’t like it. – William Stafford

154696. Winning isn’t worthwhile unless one has something finer and nobler behind it. – Amos A. Stagg

154697. I can’t tell people what flag to fly. – Lesley Stahl

154698. I don’t know of anybody’s political bias at CBS News. We try very hard to get any opinion that we have out of our stories, and most of our stories are balanced. – Lesley Stahl

154699. I thought administration was the running of the office. The Xerox machine. Paying bills. – Lesley Stahl

154700. Oh man. If I had magic powers… I would hope that I would use them for good. I think I would. But I would do something pretty trivial like making traffic disappear. – Nick Stahl

154701. Sometimes you find that there is better material in small and more independent movies. There’s more risk-taking. – Nick Stahl

154702. In my experience sometimes the darker the material that you’re doing, the more necessary it is to have some sort of levity around. I’ve worked on more lighthearted pieces that have been more brutal and tougher to make. – Nick Stahl

154703. I don’t do stunts and I don’t think many actors do. For an actor to say they do their own stunts I don’t think is very respectful of the profession of stunt men and women. – Nick Stahl

154704. Well, it was very interesting to play a character and stretch it over such a long time – 12 episodes. I had never done a TV show before, so week to week it was unclear what we would be asked to do. – Nick Stahl

154705. We write about ourselves because we know about ourselves. – Layne Staley

154706. The songs are about things that we were thinking and we wrote ’em down, and when you listen to ’em, whatever you think it’s about… THAT’S what it’s about! – Layne Staley

154707. Music is the career I’m lucky enough to get paid for, but I have other desires and passions. – Layne Staley

154708. Music is the doorway that has led me to drawing, photography, and writing. – Layne Staley

154709. My bad habits aren’t my title. My strengths and my talent are my title. – Layne Staley

154710. My bed isn’t made, I’m tired, I haven’t slept well for two weeks. I haven’t been laid in a month. I don’t have a girlfriend. I have a warrant for my arrest. – Layne Staley

154711. One of the first bands to break out of Seattle was Heart. – Layne Staley

154712. Our perception of songs that we’ve written… the meaning changes from day to day… to whatever stage we’re at in our life and careers. – Layne Staley

154713. People have a right to ask questions and dig deep when you’re hurting people and things around you. – Layne Staley

154714. There are lasting consequences for using drugs. I’ll still be paying for my prior use. – Layne Staley

154715. There were a lot of drugs. We kinda just passed the time that way. For a couple of years we were all doin’ anything we could get our hands on. – Layne Staley

154716. There’s no huge, deep message in any of the songs. We recorded a few months of being human. – Layne Staley

154717. We started this band as kids, and as time has gone on, we’ve grown and are learning to accommodate each others’ differences. – Layne Staley

154718. Kurt and I weren’t the closest of friends, but I knew him well enough to be devastated by his death. For such a quiet person, he was so excited about having a child. – Layne Staley

154719. We try to be real nice and friendly to people, but sometimes they take advantage of that. – Layne Staley

154720. It was all about music, about getting your friends to come and see you play. I don’t see that same intimacy happening very much today. – Layne Staley

154721. Whatever dramas are going on in my life, I always find that place inside my head where I see myself as the cleanest, tallest, strongest, wisest person that I can be. – Layne Staley

154722. When everyone goes home, you’re stuck with yourself. – Layne Staley

154723. We survived a Slayer crowd every night for about 50 days and thought we could do about anything after that. – Layne Staley

154724. Drugs are not the way to the light. They won’t lead to a fairy-tale life, they lead to suffering. – Layne Staley

154725. A lot of power-pop comes out of LA, a lot of speed metal comes out of New York. – Layne Staley

154726. Andrew Wood’s death changed things for a few weeks. I probably got even heavier into drugs after that. – Layne Staley

154727. Los Angeles, I don’t like that town. Too decadent, and it’s slimy. – Layne Staley

154728. Being me is no different than being most anyone else, I guess. – Layne Staley

154729. Drugs will have a huge effect on my work for the rest of my life, whether I’m using or not. – Layne Staley

154730. Every article I see is dope this, junkie that, whiskey this – that ain’t my title. – Layne Staley

154731. I don’t do much else but stay in my hotel room. – Layne Staley

154732. I don’t take part in it the way I used to-the bimbos, the free beers, free drugs, all that. That’s still there if you want it, but I don’t really seek that out any more. – Layne Staley

154733. I don’t think any drug that can cause brain damage, failing kidneys, hardening arteries, pain, and suffering should be made available. – Layne Staley

154734. I wish I could just hug you all, but I’m not gonna. – Layne Staley

154735. At home I’m just a guy who has interests that extend far beyond music. – Layne Staley

154736. I found out through the Internet that I have AIDS. I learned that I was dead. Where else would I find these things? – Layne Staley

154737. I’ve always looked for the perfect life to step into. I’ve taken all the paths to get where I wanted.But no matter where I go, I still come home me. – Layne Staley

154738. I was in a band when I was 15. We were a glam band. Then I couldn’t afford to buy makeup. At the time that was the thing. – Layne Staley

154739. I started out when I was about 12, playing drums. I started singing when I was about 15. – Layne Staley

154740. I sing like a lark. – Layne Staley

154741. I haven’t read anything but regurgitated rumors. Nothing new, and nothing true. – Layne Staley

154742. I guess I can go anywhere I want. If only I knew where to go. – Layne Staley

154743. It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything. – Joseph Stalin

154744. You cannot make a revolution with silk gloves. – Joseph Stalin

154745. The only real power comes out of a long rifle. – Joseph Stalin

154746. One death is a tragedy; one million is a statistic. – Joseph Stalin

154747. Print is the sharpest and the strongest weapon of our party. – Joseph Stalin

154748. The death of one man is a tragedy. The death of millions is a statistic. – Joseph Stalin

154749. Mankind is divided into rich and poor, into property owners and exploited; and to abstract oneself from this fundamental division; and from the antagonism between poor and rich means abstracting oneself from fundamental facts. – Joseph Stalin

154750. The people who cast the votes don’t decide an election, the people who count the votes do. – Joseph Stalin

154751. The Pope? How many divisions has he got? – Joseph Stalin

154752. The writer is the engineer of the human soul. – Joseph Stalin

154753. When we hang the capitalists they will sell us the rope we use. – Joseph Stalin

154754. In the Soviet army it takes more courage to retreat than advance. – Joseph Stalin

154755. Education is a weapon whose effects depend on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed. – Joseph Stalin

154756. We don’t let them have ideas. Why would we let them have guns? – Joseph Stalin

154757. Everyone imposes his own system as far as his army can reach. – Joseph Stalin

154758. If the opposition disarms, well and good. If it refuses to disarm, we shall disarm it ourselves. – Joseph Stalin

154759. Gaiety is the most outstanding feature of the Soviet Union. – Joseph Stalin

154760. A sincere diplomat is like dry water or wooden iron. – Joseph Stalin

154761. Death is the solution to all problems. No man – no problem. – Joseph Stalin

154762. Death solves all problems – no man, no problem. – Joseph Stalin

154763. Gratitude is a sickness suffered by dogs. – Joseph Stalin

154764. History shows that there are no invincible armies. – Joseph Stalin

154765. I believe in one thing only, the power of human will. – Joseph Stalin

154766. I trust no one, not even myself. – Joseph Stalin

154767. Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them have ideas. – Joseph Stalin

154768. If any foreign minister begins to defend to the death a “peace conference,” you can be sure his government has already placed its orders for new battleships and airplanes. – Joseph Stalin

154769. Whether gods exist or not, there is no way to get absolute certainty about ethics. Without absolute certainty, what do we do? We do the best we can. – Richard Stallman

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154770. The desire to be rewarded for one’s creativity does not justify depriving the world in general of all or part of that creativity. – Richard Stallman

154771. People sometimes ask me if it is a sin in the Church of Emacs to use vi. Using a free version of vi is not a sin; it is a penance. So happy hacking. – Richard Stallman

154772. There is nothing wrong with wanting pay for work, or seeking to maximize one’s income, as long as one does not use means that are destructive. – Richard Stallman

154773. The reason that a good citizen does not use such destructive means to become wealthier is that, if everyone did so, we would all become poorer from the mutual destructiveness. – Richard Stallman

154774. The idea of copyright did not exist in ancient times, when authors frequently copied other authors at length in works of non-fiction. This practice was useful, and is the only way many authors’ works have survived even in part. – Richard Stallman

154775. Value your freedom or you will lose it, teaches history. ‘Don’t bother us with politics’, respond those who don’t want to learn. – Richard Stallman

154776. If programmers deserve to be rewarded for creating innovative programs, by the same token they deserve to be punished if they restrict the use of these programs. – Richard Stallman

154777. I could have made money this way, and perhaps amused myself writing code. But I knew that at the end of my career, I would look back on years of building walls to divide people, and feel I had spent my life making the world a worse place. – Richard Stallman

154778. Fighting patents one by one will never eliminate the danger of software patents, any more than swatting mosquitoes will eliminate malaria. – Richard Stallman

154779. Control over the use of one’s ideas really constitutes control over other people’s lives; and it is usually used to make their lives more difficult. – Richard Stallman

154780. Anything that prevents you from being friendly, a good neighbour, is a terror tactic. – Richard Stallman

154781. All governments should be pressured to correct their abuses of human rights. – Richard Stallman

154782. The paradigm of competition is a race: by rewarding the winner, we encourage everyone to run faster. When capitalism really works this way, it does a good job; but its defenders are wrong in assuming it always works this way. – Richard Stallman

154783. If you want to accomplish something in the world, idealism is not enough – you need to choose a method that works to achieve the goal. – Richard Stallman

154784. If you hear Bing Crosby trying to swing, it doesn’t work. He swings like a rusty gate. – Frank Stallone

154785. Recording an album and doing it live are like two different animals. There are some people that are great singers live, horrible in the studio. – Frank Stallone

154786. Once is a man’s life, for one mortal moment, he must make a grab for immorality; if not, he has not lived. – Sylvester Stallone

154787. It would be great to be able to pass on to someone all of the successes, the failures, and the knowledge that one has had. To help someone, avoid all the fire, pain and anxiety would be wonderful. – Sylvester Stallone

154788. What I’m trying to do now in my life – not just with the building, but with everything – is to construct things that will have enduring qualities, and won’t just be ephemeral flashes in the pan. – Sylvester Stallone

154789. Like I said, I’ve got too much respect for women to marry them, but that doesn’t mean you can’t support them emotionally and financially. – Sylvester Stallone

154790. I’ve kind of fashioned my life after a Slinky. Bend me in a million shapes, and eventually I’ll spring back to what I originally was. – Sylvester Stallone

154791. Most action is based on redemption and revenge, and that’s a formula. Moby Dick was formula. It’s how you get to the conclusion that makes it interesting. – Sylvester Stallone

154792. When you’re on top and you lead the parade, everyone’s there throwing lilies and lilac water on your head. But when those parades have gone by and there’s a storm in your heart, there are very few people that are going to sit there and listen to you bemoan life. – Sylvester Stallone

154793. If bad decorating was a hanging offense, there’d be bodies hanging from every tree! – Sylvester Stallone

154794. When I was in junior high school, the teachers voted me the student most likely to end up in the electric chair. – Sylvester Stallone

154795. Rambo isn’t violent. I see Rambo as a philanthropist. – Sylvester Stallone

154796. Success is usually the culmination of controlling failure. – Sylvester Stallone

154797. That’s what Rocky is all about: pride, reputation, and not being another bum in the neighborhood. – Sylvester Stallone

154798. When I tried to branch out into comedy, I didn’t do very well at it, so I went back to doing what I do naturally well, or what the audience expects from me – action pictures. – Sylvester Stallone

154799. I’ve been involved in something which was chaotic and insane. All I can say now is that I am, and intend to stay, a single man. – Sylvester Stallone

154800. Once in one’s life, for one mortal moment, one must make a grab for immortality; if not, one has not lived. – Sylvester Stallone

154801. Suddenly I’ve got an overwhelming desire to surround myself with the aura of classical and Romantic art. – Sylvester Stallone

154802. I respect a woman too much to marry her. – Sylvester Stallone

154803. I’m more focused and have a greater sense of challenge, because I constantly feel the weight of time. – Sylvester Stallone

154804. Playing polo is like trying to play golf during an earthquake. – Sylvester Stallone

154805. I am a sensitive writer, actor and director. Talking business disgusts me. If you want to talk business, call my disgusting personal manager. – Sylvester Stallone

154806. I believe there’s an inner power that makes winners or losers. And the winners are the ones who really listen to the truth of their hearts. – Sylvester Stallone

154807. I have a lack of fear, whereas in the past the fear of failure was a powerful motivator. Anyway, I have great expectations for the future, but I just don’t know if I’m the monarch of all I survey. – Sylvester Stallone

154808. I have great expectations for the future, because the past was highly overrated. – Sylvester Stallone

154809. I have two lovely sons and some good memories, but I’ve had a rather tumultuous personal life. It hasn’t been dull; I’ve been the Hiroshima of love. – Sylvester Stallone

154810. I never quite understood these actors – though I envy them sometimes – who can lie out for a year or two. I feel as though time is a real pressing issue, and I want to get as much work done in the time that I have left. – Sylvester Stallone

154811. I take rejection as someone blowing a bugle in my ear to wake me up and get going, rather than retreat. – Sylvester Stallone

154812. I tend to think of action movies as exuberant morality plays in which good triumphs over evil. – Sylvester Stallone

154813. I think everyone has a certain kind of formula in their life. When you deviate from that formula, you’re going to fail big or you’re gonna win big. – Sylvester Stallone

154814. I think that gravity sets into everything, including careers, but pendulums do swing and mountains do become valleys after a while… if you keep on walking. – Sylvester Stallone

154815. I think that’s become passe, but if you can surround yourself with a kind of monument to yourself and your family – a statement – and you can afford it, then that’s a noble project. – Sylvester Stallone

154816. I was very much into buying contemporary art, but I’ve just decided I want to get rid of it all. Not that it’s not great art, but all of a sudden my mood has changed, and I want to go back to seventeenth- and eighteenth-century masters. – Sylvester Stallone

154817. I’m a patriot of the heart. – Sylvester Stallone

154818. I love being verbal in films. – Sylvester Stallone

154819. I also find it interesting that a lot of people in their 30s are not married and don’t have kids. There are a lot of people in this age bracket that are out there dating and trying to find love. And I never thought that at my age I would be. – John Stamos

154820. People look at me and go, ‘You must have it made. You have girls. You have a great life. It’s not true. I mean you pull the curtain away, and you see I’m just as insecure and neurotic and scared and vulnerable as anybody, you know. – John Stamos

154821. But if you want to continue to be slaves of the banks and pay the cost of your own slavery, then let bankers continue to create money and control credit. – Josiah Stamp

154822. It is easy to dodge our responsibilities, but we cannot dodge the consequences of dodging our responsibilities. – Josiah Stamp

154823. The Government are very keen on amassing statistics – they collect them, add them, raise them to the nth power, take the cube root and prepare wonderful diagrams. – Josiah Stamp

154824. The individual source of the statistics may easily be the weakest link. – Josiah Stamp

154825. The modern banking system manufactures money out of nothing. – Josiah Stamp

154826. Banking was conceived in iniquity and born in sin. – Josiah Stamp

154827. What I wanted more than anything was a long career. – Terence Stamp

154828. I’ve never wanted to become a politician, an interior decorator, I’ve never wanted to speculate and make a load of money. I just wanted this. – Terence Stamp

154829. In my youth I dreamed of being an illustrator. – Terence Stamp

154830. In the case of Elektra I really wasn’t sure I could pull it off. There were so many intellectual leaps. My character, Stick, is blind, but he can see better than most people. So I had trouble kind of finding the logic. – Terence Stamp

154831. It wasn’t until I saw James Dean that I began to think that maybe I could actually do this. Movies didn’t have to be just this fantasy with this impossibly handsome guy. – Terence Stamp

154832. It’s such a performance to bring stuff into America. It’s a great luxury when I am in England. – Terence Stamp

154833. My favorite film is Gene Tierney and Tyrone Power in The Razor’s Edge. – Terence Stamp

154834. My star was kind of fading towards the end of the ’60s and suddenly I got this call from Fellini, who just appeared to kind of love me! – Terence Stamp

154835. Unless I try, I’m never really going to be at ease with myself. – Terence Stamp

154836. At this point, it’s either for fun or it’s for money. I don’t take movies that I don’t really like. – Terence Stamp

154837. When I tested for Billy Budd, I had that kind of confidence that comes with the certainty that you’re not going to get something. I was very rough around the edges. – Terence Stamp

154838. With Fellini, the fear dropped out of my work because it was such a happy experience… hanging out with Fellini, having pasta on the set with Fellini, and going out with Fellini! – Terence Stamp

154839. I’ve been doing Tai Chi on and off for 20 years. The fundamentals of all martial arts are the same. – Terence Stamp

154840. Peter Ustinov was the first really positive influence in my career. He was real and he bore witness to it. The things he said to you, he lived them. – Terence Stamp

154841. A lot of newspapers say, Terence Stamp is playing himself and we’re as bored as he is. – Terence Stamp

154842. I wasn’t at all sure I could make that sort of leap into that sort of comic book reality. – Terence Stamp

154843. I was very disappointed that so much of the work I did on The Haunted Mansion didn’t arrive in the final cut. – Terence Stamp

154844. I have to be stretched in some way. There’s not enough things that come my way that I fancy. – Terence Stamp

154845. I have always had this energy, which I think of as overdrive. – Terence Stamp

154846. He’s Soderbergh, we’re working for him. It doesn’t matter what he’s doing; we’ll see it at the premiere. – Terence Stamp

154847. From the very first movie I ever made to the current time, there have been times between action and cut when I’ve sensed some kind of new dimension that I haven’t been familiar with before. – Terence Stamp

154848. As a boy I believed I could make myself invisible. I’m not sure that I ever could, but I certainly had the ability to pass unnoticed. – Terence Stamp

154849. Although you have some films that are a real bummer, there’s always a film that comes up where it’s just heaven. – Terence Stamp

154850. All actors are incredibly insecure. – Terence Stamp

154851. A lot of young directors, they’re not confident; they’re not open to the emotional level of the scene. – Terence Stamp

154852. A lot of people only see me as villains. – Terence Stamp

154853. I work primarily for the camera-it’s not something I really talk about a lot, but it’s part of the way I am as a movie actor. The camera is my girl, as it were. – Terence Stamp

154854. Anyone who lives within his means suffers from a lack of imagination. – Lionel Stander

154855. I am a professional performer and I only appear on TV for entertainment or for philanthropic organizations, and I consider this a very serious matter that doesn’t fit into either category. – Lionel Stander

154856. Of course, I’m not allowed to talk about the script, but I can say it is a really good story. – Aaron Stanford

154857. The production of wealth is the result of agreement between labor and capital, between employer and employed. Its distribution, therefore, will follow the law of its creation, or great injustice will be done. – Leland Stanford

154858. The only distribution of wealth which is the product of labor, which will be honest, will come through a more equal distribution of the productive capacity of men. – Leland Stanford

154859. The real conflict, if any exists, is between two industrial systems. – Leland Stanford

154860. The rights of one sex, political and otherwise, are the same as those of the other sex, and this equality of rights ought to be fully recognized. – Leland Stanford

154861. The seeming antagonism between capital and labor is the result of deceptive appearance. – Leland Stanford

154862. There is no reason why the women of the country should not greatly advance themselves. – Leland Stanford

154863. There would be no idling in a co-operative workshop. Each workman, being an employer, has a spur to his own industry, and has a pecuniary reason for being watchful of the industry of his fellow workmen. – Leland Stanford

154864. When money is controlled by a few it gives that few an undue power and control over labor and the resources of the country. Labor will have its best return when the laborer can control its disposal. – Leland Stanford

154865. The right of each individual in any relation to secure to himself the full benefits of his intelligence, his capacity, his industry and skill are among the inalienable inheritances of humanity. – Leland Stanford

154866. From my earliest acquaintance with the science of political economy, it has been evident to my mind that capital was the product of labor, and that therefore, in its best analysis there could be no natural conflict between capital and labor. – Leland Stanford

154867. In the unrest of the masses I augur great good. It is by their realizing that their condition of life is not what it ought to be that vast improvements may be accomplished. – Leland Stanford

154868. The employee is regarded by the employer merely in the light of his value as an operative. His productive capacity alone is taken into account. – Leland Stanford

154869. The country blacksmith who employs no journeyman is never conscious of any conflict between the capital invested in his anvil, hammer and bellows, and the labor he performs with them, because in fact, there is none. – Leland Stanford

154870. Money is the great tool through whose means labor and skill become universally co-operative. – Leland Stanford

154871. Many writers upon the science of political economy have declared that it is the duty of a nation first to encourage the creation of wealth; and second, to direct and control its distribution. All such theories are delusive. – Leland Stanford

154872. Legislation has been and is still directed towards the protection of wealth, rather than towards the far more important interests of labor on which everything of value to mankind depends. – Leland Stanford

154873. The employer class is less indispensable in the modern organization of industries because the laboring men themselves possess sufficient intelligence to organize into co-operative relation and enjoy the entire benefits of their own labor. – Leland Stanford

154874. Laboring men can perform for themselves the office of becoming their own employers. – Leland Stanford

154875. The great advantage to labor arising out of co-operative effort has been apparent to me for many years. – Leland Stanford

154876. Labor can and will become its own employer through co-operative association. – Leland Stanford

154877. It is probable that for a long time to come the mass of mankind in civilized countries will find it both necessary and advantageous to labor for wages, and to accept the condition of hired laborers. – Leland Stanford

154878. All legislative experiments in the way of making forcible distribution of the wealth produced in any country have failed. – Leland Stanford

154879. In a very alert and bright state of society people learn co-operation by themselves, but in older and quieter conditions of laboring enterprise, such a bill as I propose will point out the way to mutual exertion. – Leland Stanford

154880. I am in favor of carrying out the Declaration of Independence to women as well as men. Women having to suffer the burdens of society and government should have their equal rights in it. They do not receive their rights in full proportion. – Leland Stanford

154881. A man’s sentiments are generally just and right, while it is second selfish thought which makes him trim and adopt some other view. The best reforms are worked out when sentiment operates, as it does in women, with the indignation of righteousness. – Leland Stanford

154882. Each co-operative institution will become a school of business in which each member will acquire a knowledge of the laws of trade and commerce. – Leland Stanford

154883. Each individual member of a co-operative society works with that interest which is inseparable from the new position he enjoys. Each has an interest in the other. – Leland Stanford

154884. Every thoughtful and kind-hearted person must regard with interest any device or plan which promises to enable at least the more intelligent, enterprising, and determined part of those who are not capitalists to cease to labor for hire. – Leland Stanford

154885. Government itself is founded upon the great doctrine of the consent of the governed, and has its cornerstone in the memorable principle that men are endowed with inalienable rights. – Leland Stanford

154886. I have always been fully persuaded that, through co-operation, labor could become its own employer. – Leland Stanford

154887. I want, in this school, that one sex shall have equal advantage with the other, and I want particularly that females shall have open to them every employment suitable to their sex. – Leland Stanford

154888. In a condition of society and under an industrial organization which places labor completely at the mercy of capital, the accumulations of capital will necessarily be rapid, and an unequal distribution of wealth is at once to be observed. – Leland Stanford

154889. No man can be held throughout the day by what happens throughout the night. – Sally Stanford

154890. The death of the forest is the end of our life. – Dorothy Stang

154891. I don’t want to flee, nor do I want to abandon the battle of these farmers who live without any protection in the forest. They have the sacrosanct right to aspire to a better life on land where they can live and work with dignity while respecting the environment. – Dorothy Stang

154892. A young man, be his merit what it will, can never raise himself; but must, like the ivy round the oak, twine himself round some man of great power and interest. – Philip Stanhope

154893. Whoever incites anger has a strong insurance against indifference. – Philip Stanhope

154894. There is time enough for everything, in the course of the day, if you do but one thing at once; but there is not time enough in the year, if you will do two things at a time. – Philip Stanhope

154895. Politeness is as much concerned in answering letters within a reasonable time, as it is in returning a bow, immediately. – Philip Stanhope

154896. Our prejudices are our mistresses; reason is at best our wife, very often heard indeed, but seldom minded. – Philip Stanhope

154897. Most people enjoy the inferiority of their best friends. – Philip Stanhope

154898. Judgment is not upon all occasions required, but discretion always is. – Philip Stanhope

154899. It is always right to detect a fraud, and to perceive a folly; but it is very often wrong to expose either. A man of business should always have his eyes open, but must often seem to have them shut. – Philip Stanhope

154900. Gratitude is a burden upon our imperfect nature, and we are but too willing to ease ourselves of it, or at least to lighten it as much as we can. – Philip Stanhope

154901. In the mass of mankind, I fear, there is too great a majority of fools and knaves; who, singly from their number, must to a certain degree be respected, though they are by no means respectable. – Philip Stanhope

154902. Words, which are the dress of thoughts, deserve surely more care than clothes, which are only the dress of the person. – Philip Stanhope

154903. Women are only children of a larger growth. A man of sense only trifles with them, plays with them, humours and flatters them, as he does with a sprightly and forward child; but he neither consults them about, nor trusts them with, serious matters. – Philip Stanhope

154904. Have the courage to face a difficulty lest it kick you harder than you bargain for. – Stanislaus I

154905. To believe with certainty we must begin with doubting. – Stanislaus I

154906. Love the art in yourself and not yourself in the art. – Konstantin Stanislavisky

154907. The greatest wisdom is to realize one’s lack of it. – Konstantin Stanislavisky

154908. Unless the theatre can ennoble you, make you a better person, you should flee from it. – Konstantin Stanislavisky

154909. The main factor in any form of creativeness is the life of a human spirit, that of the actor and his part, their joint feelings and subconscious creation. – Konstantin Stanislavisky

154910. Talent is nothing but a prolonged period of attention and a shortened period of mental assimilation. – Konstantin Stanislavisky

154911. Our demands are simple, normal, and therefore they are difficult to satisfy. All we ask is that an actor on the stage live in accordance with natural laws. – Konstantin Stanislavisky

154912. Create your own method. Don’t depend slavishly on mine. Make up something that will work for you! But keep breaking traditions, I beg you. – Konstantin Stanislavisky

154913. We have as many planes of speech as does a painting planes of perspective which create perspective in a phrase. The most important word stands out most vividly defined in the very foreground of the sound plane. Less important words create a series of deeper planes. – Konstantin Stanislavisky

154914. Remember: there are no small parts, only small actors. – Konstantin Stanislavisky

154915. Of all the things Christ wants for us, loving Him and focusing our attention on Him are the most important. – Charles Stanley

154916. Yieldedness is vital in listening to what He has to say. – Charles Stanley

154917. When God speaks, oftentimes His voice will call for an act of courage on our part. – Charles Stanley

154918. God will never tell us to do something that gratifies the flesh. – Charles Stanley

154919. We can be tired, weary and emotionally distraught, but after spending time alone with God, we find that He injects into our bodies energy, power and strength. – Charles Stanley

154920. We are either in the process of resisting God’s truth or in the process of being shaped and molded by his truth. – Charles Stanley

154921. To have God speak to the heart is a majestic experience, an experience that people may miss if they monopolize the conversation and never pause to hear God’s responses. – Charles Stanley

154922. The best way in the world to deceive believers is to cloak a message in religious language and declare that it conveys some new insight from God. – Charles Stanley

154923. The amount of time we spend with Jesus – meditating on His Word and His majesty, seeking His face – establishes our fruitfulness in the kingdom. – Charles Stanley

154924. Since God knows our future, our personalities, and our capacity to listen, He isn’t ever going to say more to us than we can deal with at the moment. – Charles Stanley

154925. I’m convinced that the man who has learned to meditate upon the Lord will be able to run on his feet and walk in his spirit. Although he may be hurried by his vocation, that’s not the issue. The issue is how fast his spirit is going. To slow it down takes a period of time. – Charles Stanley

154926. His voice leads us not into timid discipleship but into bold witness. – Charles Stanley

154927. God’s voice is still and quiet and easily buried under an avalanche of clamour. – Charles Stanley

154928. An unschooled man who knows how to meditate upon the Lord has learned far more than the man with the highest education who does not know how to meditate. – Charles Stanley

154929. A Christian has no right being in a fight unless it’s a spiritual fight. – Charles Stanley

154930. If we rationalize our problems when He points them out, we will spend less and less time meditating because we won’t want to face God in that area of our lives. – Charles Stanley

154931. He wants you all to Himself to put His loving, divine arms around you. – Charles Stanley

154932. We must never throw away a bushel of truth because it happens to contain a few grains of chaff. – Dean Stanley

154933. The true call of a Christian is not to do extraordinary things, but to do ordinary things in an extraordinary way. – Dean Stanley

154934. I have looked on scenery as a strange and on scenery more grand, but on scenery at once so strange and so grand I have never looked and probably never shall again. – Dean Stanley

154935. Dr. David Livingstone left the Island of Zanzibar in March, 1866. – Henry Morton Stanley

154936. But my estimates, for instance, based upon book information, were simply ridiculous, fanciful images of African attractions were soon dissipated, anticipated pleasures vanished, and all crude ideas began to resolve themselves into shape. – Henry Morton Stanley

154937. I had intended to have gone into Africa incognito. But the fact that a white man, even an American, was about to enter Africa was soon known all over Zanzibar. – Henry Morton Stanley

154938. The Europeans and Americans residing in the town of Zanzibar are either Government officials, independent merchants, or agents for a few great mercantile houses in Europe and America. – Henry Morton Stanley

154939. The sky lovingly smiles on the earth and her children. – Henry Morton Stanley

154940. An insuperable obstacle to rapid transit in Africa is the want of carriers, and as speed was the main object of the Expedition under my command, my duty was to lessen this difficulty as much as possible. – Henry Morton Stanley

154941. A Kiss concert experience is like sex or anything else that’s done with more that one person. It’s the give and take that makes it so great. When the audience takes it to the next level, we can kick it up another notch. – Paul Stanley

154942. Gene sometimes… well, he has his dream list. – Paul Stanley

154943. The great thing about rock-n-roll is you realize the top of the mountain is big enough for more than one band. – Paul Stanley

154944. Nothing could ever stop Kiss. I’ve seen the band in down times where critics were like vultures circling overhead saying things like, ‘Well, you know it’s the end of your career.’ – Paul Stanley

154945. The financial reward is great and I love the life I have, but all money makes possible is for you to stop worrying about money. Then you have freedom to live your life. – Paul Stanley

154946. When you start fooling around with drugs, you’re hurting your creativity, you’re hurting your health. Drugs are death, in one form or another. If they don’t kill you, they kill your soul. And if your soul’s dead, you’ve got nothing to offer, anyway. – Paul Stanley

154947. I believe in my music. – Ralph Stanley

154948. I don’t listen to the radio too much, but usually I listen to Stanley Brothers and Ralph Stanley more than I do anybody! – Ralph Stanley

154949. I would have quit before I went rock-n-roll. I know one way, and that’s natural, and when I can’t make it, I’ll come home and stay. I believe in my music. – Ralph Stanley

154950. I’m thankful that I have lived long enough to become a legend, and I hope I deserve it. – Ralph Stanley

154951. I’ve done it all. I’m thankful and proud of what I’ve accomplished in my life. I hope to keep doing it. – Ralph Stanley

154952. The soundtrack of O Brother is the most publicity I’ve gotten. I don’t feel that I have lost any of my old fans, but I have gained new ones. – Ralph Stanley

154953. Do you know what a Palmist once said to me? She said: will you let go! – Vivian Stanshall

154954. I’m not different for the sake of being different, only for the desperate sake of being myself. I can’t join your gang: you’d think I was a phony and I’d know it. – Vivian Stanshall

154955. Why can’t I be different and unusual… like everyone else? – Vivian Stanshall

154956. If I had all the money I’d spent on drink, I’d spend it on drink. – Vivian Stanshall

154957. All persons harboring or secreting the conspirators or aiding their concealment or escape, will be treated as accomplices in the murder of the President and shall be subject to trial before a military commission, and the punishment of death. – Edwin M. Stanton

154958. Come here immediately and see if you can find the murderer of the President. – Edwin M. Stanton

154959. I know General Grant better than any other person in the country can know him. It was my duty to study him, and I did so day and night, when I saw him and when I did not see him, and now I tell you what I know, he cannot govern this country. – Edwin M. Stanton

154960. The prisoners for better security against conversation shall have a canvas bag put over the head of each and tied around the neck, with a holes for proper breathing and eating, but not seeing. – Edwin M. Stanton

154961. The history of the past is but one long struggle upward to equality. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154962. Come, come, my conservative friend, wipe the dew off your spectacles, and see that the world is moving. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154963. To live for a principle, for the triumph of some reform by which all mankind are to be lifted up to be wedded to an idea may be, after all, the holiest and happiest of marriages. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154964. The woman is uniformly sacrificed to the wife and mother. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154965. The whole tone of Church teaching in regard to women is, to the last degree, contemptuous and degrading. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154966. The religious superstitions of women perpetuate their bondage more than all other adverse influences. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154967. The more complete the despotism, the more smoothly all things move on the surface. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154968. The heyday of woman’s life is the shady side of fifty. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154969. The greatest block today in the way of woman’s emancipation is the church, the canon law, the Bible and the priesthood. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154970. The Bible and the Church have been the greatest stumbling blocks in the way of women’s emancipation. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154971. To make laws that man cannot, and will not obey, serves to bring all law into contempt. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154972. Surely the immutable laws of the universe can teach more impressive and exalted lessons than the holy books of all the religions on earth. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154973. The prolonged slavery of women is the darkest page in human history. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154974. The moment we begin to fear the opinions of others and hesitate to tell the truth that is in us, and from motives of policy are silent when we should speak, the divine floods of light and life no longer flow into our souls. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154975. Self-development is a higher duty than self-sacrifice. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154976. Nothing strengthens the judgment and quickens the conscience like individual responsibility. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154977. It is impossible for one class to appreciate the wrongs of another. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154978. I thought that the chief thing to be done in order to equal boys was to be learned and courageous. So I decided to study Greek and learn to manage a horse. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154979. I shall not grow conservative with age. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154980. I am always busy, which is perhaps the chief reason why I am always well. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154981. Human beings lose their logic in their vindictiveness. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154982. The best protection any woman can have… is courage. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154983. Words cannot describe the indignation a proud woman feels for her sex in disfranchisement. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154984. We are the only class in history that has been left to fight its battles alone, unaided by the ruling powers. White labor and the freed black men had their champions, but where are ours? – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154985. We found nothing grand in the history of the Jews nor in the morals inculcated in the Pentateuch. I know of no other books that so fully teach the subjection and degradation of woman. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154986. We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men and women are created equal. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154987. Woman’s discontent increases in exact proportion to her development. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154988. Women of all classes are awakening to the necessity of self-support, but few are willing to do the ordinary useful work for which they are fitted. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154989. The memory of my own suffering has prevented me from ever shadowing one young soul with the superstition of the Christian religion. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154990. To throw obstacles in the way of a complete education is like putting out the eyes. – Elizabeth Cady Stanton

154991. I like to stay home and watch television. The Game Show channel, mostly. – Harry Dean Stanton

154992. I don’t believe in singing lessons. You can sing or you can’t. – Harry Dean Stanton

154993. I have a good ear for languages. – Harry Dean Stanton

154994. I know little stories that happen to people around me, and I can repeat that in a way that has some color. – Harry Dean Stanton

154995. I play myself all the time, on camera and off. What else can I do? – Harry Dean Stanton

154996. I really liked the Mariachi singing in Westerns. – Harry Dean Stanton

154997. I sing and play guitar and harmonica. I’ve been doing it for a long time. – Harry Dean Stanton

154998. I took speech training. I took a few voice lessons in college. – Harry Dean Stanton

154999. I’m not really into religion. – Harry Dean Stanton

155000. I’ve received a lot of compliments. People come right up to me on the street. They recognize me. – Harry Dean Stanton


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