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180000 famous quotes part 29 – 28001 to 29000

28001. As long as you keep getting born, it’s alright to die some times. – Orson Scott Card

28002. But in the meantime I became accustomed to the writing life and it would be hard to change now – partly because of the salary cut if I went to my other love, teaching; and partly because I still have stories to tell, even though it isn’t all that fun doing the work anymore. – Orson Scott Card

28003. Everything important in sci-fi showed up in the magazines first. It’s the proving ground for new writers and new ideas. – Orson Scott Card

28004. God, our genes, our environment, or some stupid programmer keying in code at an ancient terminal – there’s no way free will can ever exist if we as individuals are the result of some external cause. – Orson Scott Card

28005. I am especially grateful, however, to have known the fifties, before we began to poison our own civilization – or at least before the effects of the poison began to be felt. – Orson Scott Card

28006. I buy way too many books. – Orson Scott Card

28007. The priests say that God created our souls, and that just puts us under the control of another puppeteer. If God created our will, then he’s responsible for every choice we make. – Orson Scott Card

28008. It’s the middle class that feels the luxury of being able to have causes. – Orson Scott Card

28009. I have lived in the only decades I could have lived in, and hope to live through at least a few more. – Orson Scott Card

28010. I hope I am remembered by my children as a good father. – Orson Scott Card

28011. I listen to music constantly while writing. – Orson Scott Card

28012. I realized that everything important in sci-fi showed up in the magazines first. It’s the proving ground for new writers and new ideas. – Orson Scott Card

28013. I say this as a Democrat, for whom the Republican domination of government threatens many values that I hold to be important to America’s role as a light among nations. But there are no values that matter to me that will not be gravely endangered if we lose this war. – Orson Scott Card

28014. I wonder sometimes if the motivation for writers ought to be contempt, not admiration. – Orson Scott Card

28015. In all my study of history, I have never found a time or place I would rather have lived than now. – Orson Scott Card

28016. In the moment when I truly understand my enemy, understand him well enough to defeat him, then in that very moment I also love him. – Orson Scott Card

28017. I don’t believe that there are aliens. I believe there are really different people. – Orson Scott Card

28018. I think everyone feels lost at times during their high school years. – Linda Cardellini

28019. The only one who is alive today and still being talked about is Pierre Cardin. – Pierre Cardin

28020. We undress men and women, we don’t dress them any more. – Pierre Cardin

28021. They said pret-a-porter will kill your name, and it saved me. – Pierre Cardin

28022. I have a name, I have to take advantage of it. – Pierre Cardin

28023. I was very lucky, I was part of the post-war period when everything had to be redone. – Pierre Cardin

28024. My name is more important than myself. – Pierre Cardin

28025. But we did the Pink Panther not in Hollywood, in Italy. – Claudia Cardinale

28026. Yes, they wanted me to sign a contract of exclusivity, and I refused. – Claudia Cardinale

28027. It’s fantastic because I’ve been living thousands of lives, not only my life. – Claudia Cardinale

28028. But to do this kind of work, you have to be very strong, otherwise you lose your personality, your identity. – Claudia Cardinale

28029. But Sergio Leone invented totally the way of, you know, the details, the eyes, the hands – fantastic. – Claudia Cardinale

28030. And I had a big opportunity with Richard Brooks, The Professionals, which is really a magnificent movie. – Claudia Cardinale

28031. And also, Sergio Leone was considered in Italy a director of category B, not a big director. – Claudia Cardinale

28032. Many other movies, but for me The Professionals is the best I did in Hollywood. – Claudia Cardinale

28033. If the United States were to cut and run from Iraq, we would send a message of weakness that would embolden our terrorist enemies across the globe. A failed Iraq would destabilize the entire region and undermine U.S. national security for decades to come. – Dennis Cardoza

28034. It is about time that we develop a worldwide strategy to reduce illegal trade in meth and its precursor chemicals and stop the devastating impact that methamphetamine use is having on our children and our communities. – Dennis Cardoza

28035. We owe our troops more than rhetoric; we owe them a real plan. The Administration has yet to put forward a strategy for achieving stability in Iraq, ending the conflict, and handing over sovereignty to the people of Iraq and the new Iraqi government. – Dennis Cardoza

28036. The truth is the Republican leadership has created a credit card Congress that is recklessly selling out the future of America, our children and our grandchildren, and President Bush is the most fiscally irresponsible President in the history of America. – Dennis Cardoza

28037. The longer we go without strong leadership from the Administration and until we see significant progress in the day-to-day lives of the Iraqi people, the more difficult it will become to sustain the support of the American people and Congress for the current course. – Dennis Cardoza

28038. Our constituents paid into Social Security, and they want it paid back to them when they retire. Cutting Social Security benefits that Americans have earned should always be a last resort. – Dennis Cardoza

28039. Now is not the time to give greater protections to pharmaceutical companies that put unsafe drugs like Vioxx on the market. Such protections have nothing to do with the liability insurance crisis facing doctors and should be stripped from this bill. – Dennis Cardoza

28040. Like my colleague, I represent a large Assyrian community in central California, one of the largest concentrations of Assyrian Americans anywhere in the United States. – Dennis Cardoza

28041. In 2003, Congress authorized the construction of a visitor center for the Vietnam Memorial to help provide information and educate the public about the memorial and the Vietnam War. – Dennis Cardoza

28042. In our system of democracy, our government works on a system of checks and balances. Instead of stripping power from the courts, I believe we should follow the process prescribed in our Constitution – consideration of a Constitutional amendment. – Dennis Cardoza

28043. I know that my Republican colleagues are as ashamed as I am that the United States is forced to borrow over $1 trillion from foreign nations to pay for our national priorities like reconstruction of the gulf coast and the war in Iraq. – Dennis Cardoza

28044. I fully support the goal of species protection and conservation and believe that recovery and ultimately delisting of species should be the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s top priority under ESA. – Dennis Cardoza

28045. House Democrats have tried to increase port security funding on this House floor four times over the last 4 years, and House Republicans have defeated our efforts every single time. – Dennis Cardoza

28046. As an adoptive parent myself of foster children, I have seen firsthand the glaring problems of the system currently facing this Nation. – Dennis Cardoza

28047. I take judge-made law as one of the existing realities of life. – Benjamin Cardozo

28048. The risk to be percieved defines the duty to be obeyed. – Benjamin Cardozo

28049. The prophet and the martyr do not see the hooting throng. Their eyes are fixed on the eternities. – Benjamin Cardozo

28050. Prophecy, however honest, is generally a poor substitute for experience. – Benjamin Cardozo

28051. Method is much, technique is much, but inspiration is even more. – Benjamin Cardozo

28052. Membership in the bar is a privilege burdened with conditions. – Benjamin Cardozo

28053. Justice is not to be taken by storm. She is to be wooed by slow advances. – Benjamin Cardozo

28054. Freedom of expression is the matrix, the indispensable condition, of nearly every other form of freedom. – Benjamin Cardozo

28055. Law never is, but is always about to be. – Benjamin Cardozo

28056. Nothing to me feels as good as laughing incredibly hard. – Steve Carell

28057. It’s not a master plan to do every remake and every recreation of icons. It’s just what I’ve been hired to do. – Steve Carell

28058. Talking to my wife, we stare at each other, saying, ‘How is this happening? Why is this happening? Why now?’ It’s nothing I ever aspired to. – Steve Carell

28059. It was kind of like they were just giving us a toy to play with, to do whatever we wanted with. – Steve Carell

28060. In my wildest dreams I never thought – well, I never thought I’d work. – Steve Carell

28061. People generally have sex fairly young, and probably younger than they should be having it. – Steve Carell

28062. Hitting is an art, but not an exact science. – Rod Carew

28063. I get a kick out of watching a team defense me. A player moves two steps in one direction and I hit it two steps the other way. It goes right by his glove and I laugh. – Rod Carew

28064. When I did Comic Relief, I did it to be on the show; it’s a badge of honor as a comedian to do that show. – Drew Carey

28065. Oh, you hate your job? Why didn’t you say so? There’s a support group for that. It’s called everybody, and they meet at the bar. – Drew Carey

28066. People laugh to forget their troubles, and to forget their troubles they like to look at people who aren’t doing better than they are. – Drew Carey

28067. Some people don’t like competition because it makes them work harder, better. – Drew Carey

28068. That’s the great thing about having your friends around you. I’ve known these guys forever. I really enjoy their company just as people. You couldn’t ask for a better work environment. – Drew Carey

28069. The first Monopoly game I played with my brothers, I hated losing so much, I just had to beat them. – Drew Carey

28070. There’s no way I can justify my salary level, but I’m learning to live with it. – Drew Carey

28071. Vegas is everything that’s right with America. You can do whatever you want, 24 hours a day. They’ve effectively legalized everything there. – Drew Carey

28072. What also helps our show is that we never take ourselves seriously. – Drew Carey

28073. Nothing’s funny about someone who’s successful. – Drew Carey

28074. When I play poker, I don’t like losing the pot. – Drew Carey

28075. When the show’s in production, we work for three weeks at a time and then take a week off. – Drew Carey

28076. You know that look women get when they want sex? Me neither. – Drew Carey

28077. Like I said, all comedy is based on exaggeration, big or small, whatever you can get away with. – Drew Carey

28078. We’ll never see national shows with 45 shares again. – Drew Carey

28079. But I don’t want to lose touch with things like eating in Bob’s Big Boy. – Drew Carey

28080. Nevada’s one of the most conservative states in the Union, but you can do what you want in Vegas and nobody judges you. – Drew Carey

28081. As far as your personal goals are and what you actually want to do with your life, it should never have to do with the government. You should never depend on the government for your retirement, your financial security, for anything. – Drew Carey

28082. Even when people are rich and successful on TV shows, there’s always some trouble – you have to poke holes in them, throw them out of a job, put a pie in the face. – Drew Carey

28083. Everybody in Hollywood loves symbolic gestures. – Drew Carey

28084. Hollywood people are filled with guilt: white guilt, liberal guilt, money guilt. They feel bad that they’re so rich, they feel they don’t work that much for all that money – and they don’t, for the amount of money they make. – Drew Carey

28085. I don’t care if my jokes are appropriate for a kid. – Drew Carey

28086. I don’t miss the economic insecurity, the living paycheck to paycheck. – Drew Carey

28087. Liquor prohibition led to the rise of organized crime in America, and drug prohibition has led to the rise of the gang problems we have now. – Drew Carey

28088. I see my face in the mirror and go, ‘I’m a Halloween costume? That’s what they think of me? – Drew Carey

28089. I wanted to do a show based on what my life would be like if I had never become a comedian. – Drew Carey

28090. I’m competitive at everything. – Drew Carey

28091. I’m not against ratings per se. I think more information is always good. But I certainly don’t think the government has to step in and set guidelines for how shows should be rated. – Drew Carey

28092. I love the normalcy of Cleveland. There’s regular people there. – Drew Carey

28093. I worked for some very good people who have helped me along the way and actually enabled me to have the opportunity to be selected to join the Astronaut Corps. – Duane G. Carey

28094. I’m looking forward to coming back, back to Earth, the landing, the views. – Duane G. Carey

28095. Now you’re coming back to Earth, and things are getting more and more dynamic. – Duane G. Carey

28096. Now, I’ve never flown in space; but the folks who have say that on landing day, you know, you’ve just spent maybe a week and a half, sometimes two weeks in orbit and you’re used to the things happening slowly in space. – Duane G. Carey

28097. One of the jokes on our flight is that, if we have a normal entry day going, the plan is for me… to actually take the orbiter first and fly it for maybe 10 or 15 seconds and then hand it on over to Scooter. – Duane G. Carey

28098. Rendezvous day is the third day of our mission, and that’s a big day for us. – Duane G. Carey

28099. So, I decided that whatever I was, wanted to do with my life, it would have to do, it would have to have something to do with the exploration and doing new things. – Duane G. Carey

28100. So, we have to get up and get pumped up for each day. – Duane G. Carey

28101. You know, piloting really isn’t my hobby. And, it’s probably not something I’d do in my spare time if I could do whatever I wanted to do. But, I’ll tell you: if you’ve got to make a living, it’s a great way to make a living! – Duane G. Carey

28102. Those folks out in the space suits are going to be getting beat up. – Duane G. Carey

28103. Well, for me it really wasn’t a case of deciding to be an astronaut. – Duane G. Carey

28104. I see it as one of my jobs to make sure that, it sounds ridiculous, but to make sure the folks are eating, make sure folks are getting enough fluids, make sure folks are, you know, comfortable in the orbiter. – Duane G. Carey

28105. You know, Scooter’s going to do the first separation burn; I’m going to do the second separation burn. – Duane G. Carey

28106. So, whenever Scooter was the Pilot, he never had a chance to fly the orbiter. So, the joke is: I’m going to have a chance to fly it first and hand it over to him. – Duane G. Carey

28107. That’s what Hubble can do for us. It can tell us whether the universe is expanding forever or if one day it’s going to come back together. – Duane G. Carey

28108. And, actually it was interesting because I had done a lot of traveling in the United States and Canada and Mexico on my motorcycle; and I was really, it was the first time I had really gotten out of the Minnesota area to speak of. – Duane G. Carey

28109. There’s been a tremendous amount of work that’s been done that you can’t see in Columbia. – Duane G. Carey

28110. I had, before I went to college, I had taken a few years off after high school and really had, I guess in those days, I had no intentions of going to college. – Duane G. Carey

28111. And then, when I thought about joining the Air Force, flying seemed like a natural extension of the motorcycling experience. You’re going faster, higher. You’re operating a machine that’s a lot more powerful than you are. – Duane G. Carey

28112. And, all these things need to be coordinated; so we all need to work together, have timers going and everything so we’re all coordinated and get this piece of orchestration done. – Duane G. Carey

28113. And, I was really impressed with how beautiful our country was and how friendly the people were. – Duane G. Carey

28114. And, I wouldn’t consider myself to be a natural pilot; I’ve had to work at it. – Duane G. Carey

28115. And, obviously as a, as one who likes to travel around myself a lot, I think the Earth is a beautiful place. And, I’m looking forward to some new perspectives. – Duane G. Carey

28116. And, so I set my goals on astronaut because, as a military aviator, it was, I considered that to be about the peak of a flying career. – Duane G. Carey

28117. And, that’s what I truly believe that we’re doing when we’re advancing scientific knowledge is we’re someday making the world better. Not only for our children, but for all people after that. – Duane G. Carey

28118. Because when we’re in space, my job is primarily getting us there and getting us back. – Duane G. Carey

28119. I could do exploration in this particular career field, and it was a goal that, even if I didn’t reach it, it was so high it seemed almost impossible, but even if I didn’t reach it, I would still have a good time and a very satisfying career. – Duane G. Carey

28120. Being in space, I’m really looking forward to working with this team of folks that I’m with. – Duane G. Carey

28121. I consider myself to be very fortunate in my career, my timing has worked out. – Duane G. Carey

28122. And, one thing I definitely enjoyed personally, from a selfish point of view, was exploration and going to places that I had never been to before and learning, you know, meeting the people and getting to know, new sights and sounds, etc. – Duane G. Carey

28123. We’ve got to trust the politicians with these decisions. – George Carey

28124. If someone talks about union, fidelity, a monogamous relationship, love, blessing; I would say it sounds like marriage to me. And blessing, you see, I think is undermining our sacrament of marriage. – George Carey

28125. If there are Muslims who believe that they’ve got to kill Christians to make a way for the Islamic faith in the West, not only would they be disappointed, but it will lead to conflict, there’s no doubt about that. – George Carey

28126. In my time as Archbishop of Canterbury I’ve seen a growing sense of unity and mission. – George Carey

28127. One I’ve been passionately committed to, of course, is women’s ministry; I believe solidly in it as a Gospel issue and we’ve found our way through that. – George Carey

28128. People have described me as a management bishop but I say to my critics, Jesus was a management expert too. – George Carey

28129. The Israelis have suffered a great deal, we must condemn suicide bombers, and we must never say that the plight of the Palestinians justifies this terrible thing. – George Carey

28130. What I’d say about that is that we must respect homosexuals in the church. I’ve got many homosexual friends, the issue is not in any way a homophobic reaction on my part. – George Carey

28131. We’ve got to find ways of confronting the issues that divide – and at the heart of cultural issues, you often find religions. – George Carey

28132. What I think is that we in the church – and especially I as an Archbishop – I’m responsible for maintaining our rules, and making sure we hold to unity in the Body of Christ. – George Carey

28133. I’m on record as being understood to be a supporter of a reformed establishment, in which other Christian denominations, and other faiths, play a major part. – George Carey

28134. I mean, I can look back with great pleasure on what has happened in Sudan, and our commitment to people who are persecuted in that kind of way. – George Carey

28135. When the fire of prayer goes out, the barrenness of busyness takes over. – George Carey

28136. We must get back to a very strong Christianity… Christianity shaped America and England, and we need to get back to those moral foundations that made us great. – George Carey

28137. And here at our Anglican Consultative Council, we have many reports of growth and great encouragement. – George Carey

28138. I think in my own country, at the way we’ve seen through the ordination of women to the priesthood, which I’m delighted about, and that will move on to another level before very long. – George Carey

28139. An office boy in London was the lowest of the low. The office boy was the tea boy. He would be the dog’s body: It means someone who would do anything at all. I was quite prepared for that and enjoyed it. – George Carey

28140. I think what has happened, actually, is that September 11 has given a spur, a renewed urgency, to dialogue between the great faiths. – George Carey

28141. And I hope America will realise, as the only superpower now, it really must use its power in a way that’s going to build up the world, and to support the United Nations. – George Carey

28142. And so in my warnings, I was pointing to a number of incidents around the communion that could undermine our growing sense of communion – of becoming a global communion. So that’s why I pointed to New Westminster in Canada, to incidents in the United States, and Sydney itself. – George Carey

28143. But, as you have intimated, I am among those who would be very wary of any military action in the light of Saddam Hussein’s willingness to allow the weapons inspectors to go in. – George Carey

28144. From a Christian point of view of course we do want a peaceful world, and I think September 11 did actually make people aware not only of vulnerability and how transitory life is, but there are forces of good and honor and justice which speak to us of God and his love for us. – George Carey

28145. God loves us all, wants us all to share his kingdom, has a role for us all. – George Carey

28146. I believe with all my heart that the Church of Jesus Christ should be a Church of blurred edges. – George Carey

28147. I see no room in holy Scripture for any sexual activity outside of matrimony. – George Carey

28148. I think what Calvinism may offer us is that God’s in charge of his world. – George Carey

28149. The commerce of India does not grow, nor does that of Portugal, or of Turkey; that but that of the protected countries does increase, as has been shown in the case of Spain, and can now be shown in that of Germany. – Henry Charles Carey

28150. Wherever it is resisted, slaver dies away and freedom grows. – Henry Charles Carey

28151. To enable men to exercise that power is the object of protection. – Henry Charles Carey

28152. Then it was that were passed the laws restricting emancipation and prohibiting education. – Henry Charles Carey

28153. Then it was that the exports of slaves from Virginia and the Carolinas was so great that the population of those States remained almost, if not quite stationary. – Henry Charles Carey

28154. The whole action of the laws tended to increase the number of consumers of food and to diminish the number of producers, was due the invention of the Malthusian theory of population. – Henry Charles Carey

28155. The system has for its object an increase of persons that are to intervene between the producer and the consumer, living on the product of the land and labour of others, diminishing the power of the first, and increasing the number of the last. – Henry Charles Carey

28156. The natural consequence of our submission, even in part, to the system that looks to compelling the export of raw products, the exhaustion of the land, the cheapening of labour, and the export of the labourer. – Henry Charles Carey

28157. It will be said, however, that protection tends to destroy commerce, the civilizer of mankind. Directly the reverse, however, is the fact. – Henry Charles Carey

28158. It the British System is the most gigantic system of slavery the world has yet seen, and therefore it is that freedom gradually disappears from every country over which England is enabled to obtain control. – Henry Charles Carey

28159. In this country protection has always, to some extent, existed; but at some times it has been efficient, and at others not; and our tendency toward freedom or slavery has always been in the direct ratio of its efficiency or inefficiency. – Henry Charles Carey

28160. In the period from 1824 to 1833, the tendency was steadily in the former direction, but it was only in the latter part of it that it was made really efficient. – Henry Charles Carey

28161. In 1833, protection was abandoned, and a tariff was established by which it was provided that we should, in a few years, have a system of merely revenue duties. – Henry Charles Carey

28162. From that date the abandonment of the older State proceeded with a rapidity never before known, and with it grew the domestic slave trade and the pro-slavery feeling. – Henry Charles Carey

28163. By adopting the other trade, we place ourselves by the side of those whose measures tend not only to the improvement of their own subjects, but to the emancipation of the slave everywhere. – Henry Charles Carey

28164. By adopting the ‘free trade,’ or British, system, we place ourselves side by side with the men who have ruined Ireland and India, and are now poisoning and enslaving the Chinese people. – Henry Charles Carey

28165. As regards this country, in which protection has always to some extent existed, it is the best customer that England ever had, and our demands upon her grow most steadily and regularly under protection. – Henry Charles Carey

28166. The first of all commodities to be exchanged is labour, and the freedom of man consists only in the exercise of the right to determine for himself in what manner his labour shall be employed, and how he will dispose of its products. – Henry Charles Carey

28167. A novel points out that the world consists entirely of exceptions. – Joyce Carey

28168. If critics have problems with my personal life, it’s their problem. Anybody with half a brain would realize that it’s the charts that count. – Mariah Carey

28169. If you see me as just the princess then you misunderstand who I am and what I have been through. – Mariah Carey

28170. In this world, I call the shots and I think I know best. – Mariah Carey

28171. It’s hard to be someone that people talk about and write about, you know? They don’t know me. – Mariah Carey

28172. My heart has never been broken, I’ve never broken anyone else’s. – Mariah Carey

28173. My mother is Irish, my father is black and Venezuelan, and me – I’m tan, I guess. – Mariah Carey

28174. Never, never listen to anybody that try to discourage you. – Mariah Carey

28175. One day I promised God that if he would give me my voice back I would never smoke again. I got three octaves back after quitting. – Mariah Carey

28176. This is for all of you out there tonight, reaching for a dream – don’t ever give up! Never ever listen to anyone, when they try to discourage you, because they do that, believe me! – Mariah Carey

28177. I hope to be around past the 90’s. I don’t want to just be categorized as one of this era. My goal is to have a career that stands. – Mariah Carey

28178. Whatever you’re going through in your life, don’t ever give up. – Mariah Carey

28179. There is a light at the end of the tunnel… hopefully its not a freight train! – Mariah Carey

28180. Basically, I started singing when I started talking. Music has just been my saving grace my whole life. – Mariah Carey

28181. I’m not one of those people that goes into details of my personal life on national TV to get attention. Some things are better left unsaid. – Mariah Carey

28182. A lot of people are singing about how screwed up the world is, and I don’t think that everybody wants to hear about that all the time. – Mariah Carey

28183. I’d rather be onstage with a pig – a duet with Jennifer Lopez and me just ain’t going to happen. – Mariah Carey

28184. Butterflies are always following me, everywhere I go. – Mariah Carey

28185. Forget the image, forget the ensemble, forget the rumours, forget the short skirts, the big hair, whatever! I owe this to the fans and I will never forget you so I want to accept this award on behalf of all of you. – Mariah Carey

28186. I always felt like the rug could be pulled out from under me at anytime. And coming from a racially mixed background, I always felt like I didn’t really fit in anywhere. – Mariah Carey

28187. I do not think I reinvent myself. Wearing my hair differently or changing my style of dress is playing dress-up. I don’t take it too seriously. – Mariah Carey

28188. I don’t mind being compared to Whitney, there are people miles worse to be compared to. – Mariah Carey

28189. I don’t think anyone knows as much about what’s right for me as I do. – Mariah Carey

28190. I like how they are. I think they’re great. And their communities are communities. I have a greater sense of community in New York than almost anywhere I’ve ever lived. Really, it’s terrific. – Peter Carey

28191. Expect great things from God, attempt great things for God. – William Carey

28192. I can plod. I can persevere in any definite pursuit. To this I owe everything. – William Carey

28193. The future is as bright as the promises of God. – William Carey

28194. But go on, valiant champion; you die not as a fool, though the apostate, unfaithful, and lukewarm ministers and professors of this generation think and say so. – Donald Cargill

28195. Fear not; and the God of mercies grant a full gale and a fair entry into His kingdom, which may carry sweetly and swiftly over the bar, that you find not the rub of death. – Donald Cargill

28196. Farewell, dearest friend, never to see one another any more till at the right hand of Christ. – Donald Cargill

28197. Farewell all relations and friends in Christ; farewell acquaintances and all earthly enjoyments; farewell reading and preaching, praying and believing, wanderings, reproaches, and sufferings. – Donald Cargill

28198. Go on, then, and let your intent be seriousness. – Donald Cargill

28199. And now, this is the sweetest and most glorious day that ever my eyes did see. – Donald Cargill

28200. And for yourself, whatever there has been either of sin or duty, remember the one and forget the other, and betake yourself wholly to the mercy of God and the merit of Christ. – Donald Cargill

28201. And for myself, I think for the present He is calling me to another land; but how long shall be my abode, or what employment He has for me there, I know not, for I cannot think He is taking me there to live and lurk only. – Donald Cargill

28202. But seek till ye find, and, whatever ye find for the present, let your last act be to lay and leave yourselves on the righteousness of His Son, expecting life through His name, according to the promise of the Father. – Donald Cargill

28203. But He Himself hath sealed your sufferings, and their thus saying condemns God, and His sealing condemns them. – Donald Cargill

28204. THIS is the most joyful day that ever I saw in my pilgrimage on earth. – Donald Cargill

28205. I come now to tell you for what I am brought here to die, and to give you an account of my faith, which I shall do as in the sight of the living God before whom I am shortly to stand. – Donald Cargill

28206. I have been a man of great sins, but He has been a God of great mercies; and now, through His mercies, I have a conscience as sound and quiet as if I had never sinned. – Donald Cargill

28207. Now I am near to the getting of my crown, which shall be sure; for I bless the Lord, and desire all of you to bless Him that He hath brought me here, and makes me triumph over devils, and men, and sin: they shall wound me no more. – Donald Cargill

28208. Now for my own case, I bless the Lord that, for all that hath been said of me, my conscience doth not condemn me. I do not say I am free of sin, but I am at peace with God through a slain Mediator; and I believe that there is no salvation but only in Christ. – Donald Cargill

28209. It is near thirty years since He made it sure; and since that time, though there has fallen out much sin, yet I was never out of an assurance of mine interest, nor long out of sight of His presence. – Donald Cargill

28210. It is long since I could have adventured on eternity, through God’s mercy and Christ’s merits; but death remained somewhat terrible, and that now is taken away; and now death is no more to me, but to cast myself into my husband’s arms, and to lie down with Him. – Donald Cargill

28211. I wish your increase in holiness, number, love, religion, and righteousness; and wait you, and cease to contend with these men that are gone from us, for there is nothing that shall convince them but judgment. – Donald Cargill

28212. I wish there were more true conversion, and then there would not be so much backsliding, and, for fear of suffering, living at ease, when there are so few to contend for Christ and His cause. – Donald Cargill

28213. I say, traitors; as some men live upon the reward of treachery, for their quiet and liberty; if it may be called a liberty, as it is redeemed with the betraying of the interest of Christ, and the blood of His people. – Donald Cargill

28214. I have followed holiness, I have taught truth, and I have been most in the main things; not that I thought the things concerning our times little, but that I thought none could do anything to purpose in God’s great and public matters, till they were right in their conditions. – Donald Cargill

28215. I cannot but be grieved to go from my native land, and especially from that part of it for whom and with whom I desired only to live; yet the dreadful apprehensions I have of what is coming upon this land may help to make me submissive to this providence, though more bitter. – Donald Cargill

28216. Let’s put it this way: if you are a novelist, I think you start out with a 20 word idea, and you work at it and you wind up with a 200,000 word novel. We, picture-book people, or at least I, start out with 200,000 words and I reduce it to 20. – Eric Carle

28217. One day I think it’s the greatest idea ever that I’m working on. The next day I think it’s the worst that I’ve ever worked on – and I swing between that a lot. Some days I’m very happy with what I’m doing, and the next day I am desperate – it’s not working out! – Eric Carle

28218. That’s something I learned in art school. I studied graphic design in Germany, and my professor emphasized the responsibility that designers and illustrators have towards the people they create things for. – Eric Carle

28219. The hardest part is developing the idea, and that can take years. – Eric Carle

28220. You know, now it’s sinking in. It’s taken me a long time to realize – and it is sinking in – how important this book is. And I have a certain distance now. I’ve done it such a long time ago. – Eric Carle

28221. We have eyes, and we’re looking at stuff all the time, all day long. And I just think that whatever our eyes touch should be beautiful, tasteful, appealing, and important. – Eric Carle

28222. They are deceptively simple. I admit that. But for me, all my life I try to simplify things. As a child in school, things were very hard for me to understand often, and I developed a knack, I think. I developed a process to simplify things so I would understand them. – Eric Carle

28223. Worm or beetle – drought or tempest – on a farmer’s land may fall, Each is loaded full o’ ruin, but a mortgage beats ’em all. – Will Carleton

28224. Things at home are crossways, and Betsy and I are out. – Will Carleton

28225. I’ve watched my duty, straight an’ true, an’ tried to do it well; Part of the time kept heaven in view, An’ part steered clear of hell. – Will Carleton

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28226. To appreciate heaven well, it’s good for a person to have some fifteen minutes of hell. – Will Carleton

28227. If there’s a heaven upon the earth, a fellow knows it when He’s been away from home a week, and then gets back again. – Will Carleton

28228. Over all our happy country – over all our Nation spread, Is a band of noble heroes – is our Army of the Dead. – Will Carleton

28229. But I have learned a thing or two; I know as sure as fate, when we lock up our lives for wealth, the gold key comes too late. – Will Carleton

28230. If you can’t beat them, arrange to have them beaten. – George Carlin

28231. Just cause you got the monkey off your back doesn’t mean the circus has left town. – George Carlin

28232. In comic strips, the person on the left always speaks first. – George Carlin

28233. If we could just find out who’s in charge, we could kill him. – George Carlin

28234. If it’s true that our species is alone in the universe, then I’d have to say the universe aimed rather low and settled for very little. – George Carlin

28235. I’m not concerned about all hell breaking loose, but that a PART of hell will break loose… it’ll be much harder to detect. – George Carlin

28236. I’m completely in favor of the separation of Church and State. My idea is that these two institutions screw us up enough on their own, so both of them together is certain death. – George Carlin

28237. I’m always relieved when someone is delivering a eulogy and I realize I’m listening to it. – George Carlin

28238. I went to a bookstore and asked the saleswoman, “Where’s the self-help section?” She said if she told me, it would defeat the purpose. – George Carlin

28239. I was thinking about how people seem to read the Bible a whole lot more as they get older; then it dawned on me – they’re cramming for their final exam. – George Carlin

28240. I think people should be allowed to do anything they want. We haven’t tried that for a while. Maybe this time it’ll work. – George Carlin

28241. I think it would be interesting if old people got anti-Alzheimer’s disease where they slowly began to recover other people’s lost memories. – George Carlin

28242. I recently went to a new doctor and noticed he was located in something called the Professional Building. I felt better right away. – George Carlin

28243. I have as much authority as the Pope, I just don’t have as many people who believe it. – George Carlin

28244. “I am” is reportedly the shortest sentence in the English language. Could it be that “I do” is the longest sentence? – George Carlin

28245. I would never want to be a member of a group whose symbol was a guy nailed to two pieces of wood. – George Carlin

28246. Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist. – George Carlin

28247. You know an odd feeling? Sitting on the toilet eating a chocolate candy bar. – George Carlin

28248. Well, if crime fighters fight crime and fire fighters fight fire, what do freedom fighters fight? They never mention that part to us, do they? – George Carlin

28249. There are nights when the wolves are silent and only the moon howls. – George Carlin

28250. There’s no present. There’s only the immediate future and the recent past. – George Carlin

28251. Think off-center. – George Carlin

28252. Weather forecast for tonight: dark. – George Carlin

28253. What does it mean to pre-board? Do you get on before you get on? – George Carlin

28254. When someone is impatient and says, “I haven’t got all day,” I always wonder, How can that be? How can you not have all day? – George Carlin

28255. When Thomas Edison worked late into the night on the electric light, he had to do it by gas lamp or candle. I’m sure it made the work seem that much more urgent. – George Carlin

28256. When you’re born you get a ticket to the freak show. When you’re born in America, you get a front row seat. – George Carlin

28257. The reason I talk to myself is that I’m the only one whose answers I accept. – George Carlin

28258. You know the good part about all those executions in Texas? Fewer Texans. – George Carlin

28259. When you step on the brakes your life is in your foot’s hands. – George Carlin

28260. Not only do I not know what’s going on, I wouldn’t know what to do about it if I did. – George Carlin

28261. The very existence of flame-throwers proves that some time, somewhere, someone said to themselves, You know, I want to set those people over there on fire, but I’m just not close enough to get the job done. – George Carlin

28262. Most people work just hard enough not to get fired and get paid just enough money not to quit. – George Carlin

28263. The status quo sucks. – George Carlin

28264. One can never know for sure what a deserted area looks like. – George Carlin

28265. One tequila, two tequila, three tequila, floor. – George Carlin

28266. People who say they don’t care what people think are usually desperate to have people think they don’t care what people think. – George Carlin

28267. Religion is just mind control. – George Carlin

28268. Some people see things that are and ask, Why? Some people dream of things that never were and ask, Why not? Some people have to go to work and don’t have time for all that. – George Carlin

28269. Standing ovations have become far too commonplace. What we need are ovations where the audience members all punch and kick one another. – George Carlin

28270. The main reason Santa is so jolly is because he knows where all the bad girls live. – George Carlin

28271. The other night I ate at a real nice family restaurant. Every table had an argument going. – George Carlin

28272. May the forces of evil become confused on the way to your house. – George Carlin

28273. Fighting for peace is like screwing for virginity. – George Carlin

28274. Atheism is a non-prophet organization. – George Carlin

28275. By and large, language is a tool for concealing the truth. – George Carlin

28276. Death is caused by swallowing small amounts of saliva over a long period of time. – George Carlin

28277. Don’t sweat the petty things and don’t pet the sweaty things. – George Carlin

28278. Always do whatever’s next. – George Carlin

28279. Electricity is really just organized lightning. – George Carlin

28280. Frisbeetarianism is the belief that when you die, your soul goes up on the roof and gets stuck. – George Carlin

28281. At a formal dinner party, the person nearest death should always be seated closest to the bathroom. – George Carlin

28282. Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac? – George Carlin

28283. Dusting is a good example of the futility of trying to put things right. As soon as you dust, the fact of your next dusting has already been established. – George Carlin

28284. Success in management and success in sport are derived from the same basic principles. – Will Carling

28285. This work is the result of a meeting of minds from two of the most successful men in their respective fields. – Will Carling

28286. It will shock many – I’ve lived a full life and really enjoyed my time as a pop star. – Belinda Carlisle

28287. Life’s too short to be a Go-Go for twenty years. – Belinda Carlisle

28288. You don’t have to be age 20 and size zero to be sexually viable or viable as a woman. – Belinda Carlisle

28289. In the broad and sweeping sense which the use of the term generally implies, I am not a free-trader. – John Griffin Carlisle

28290. The rest is a mere matter of detail, to be settled with judgment, discretion, and caution. – John Griffin Carlisle

28291. It is entirely undemocratic to continue these burdens on the people for years and years after the requirements of protection have been met and the representatives of these industries have become incrusted with wealth. – John Griffin Carlisle

28292. Our enormous surplus revenues are illogical and oppressive. – John Griffin Carlisle

28293. After we have calmly stood by and allowed monopolies to grow fat, we should not be asked to make them bloated. – John Griffin Carlisle

28294. It was considered oh, not proper for children to go to the movies. – Kitty Carlisle

28295. My mother thought Hollywood was a den of iniquity, and people came to terrible bad ends there. – Kitty Carlisle

28296. So I got caught up in the same wave as everybody else and went right out to Hollywood, to make movies. – Kitty Carlisle

28297. It never occurred to me that I looked like a movie star. – Kitty Carlisle

28298. The next thing that happened to me was that I, we, were living in Paris where I then grew up. – Kitty Carlisle

28299. So in those days, they were scooping up any young person who could sing and look decent, ah, at the same time. – Kitty Carlisle

28300. I was taken to concerts when I was six, seven years old, and sat in a box throughout the whole evening. – Kitty Carlisle

28301. I was near sighted. I was born myopic, and I got glasses, right after that. – Kitty Carlisle

28302. I was born in New Orleans, and I wasn’t allowed to go to the movies. – Kitty Carlisle

28303. I get on the floor, and I can do things a woman a fifth my age can’t do. – Kitty Carlisle

28304. And I didn’t, that’s why my career was very short lived. – Kitty Carlisle

28305. And I wasn’t crazy about Hollywood in those days. – Kitty Carlisle

28306. Europe cannot confine itself to the cultivation of its own garden. – Juan Carlos

28307. I’m really a very weak musicologist. Wish it weren’t so, but there’s only so much you can dig deeply into in one lifetime, as if you hadn’t noticed. – Wendy Carlos

28308. Composition has almost always been solitary. – Wendy Carlos

28309. A nice blend of prediction and surprise seem to be at the heart of the best art. – Wendy Carlos

28310. As human beings we do change, grow, adapt, perhaps even learn and become wiser. – Wendy Carlos

28311. All my life I knew that there was all the money you could want out there. All you have to do is go after it. – Curtis Carlson

28312. I consider a goal as a journey rather than a destination. And each year I set a new goal. – Curtis Carlson

28313. Only as long as a company can produce a desired, worthwhile, and needed product or service, and can command the public, will it receive the public dollar and succeed. – Curtis Carlson

28314. As a columnist, I realize that whatever amount of corruption I expose, half my readers will block it out, although they may get a frisson of joy in the process. – Margaret Carlson

28315. I think of Oprah as a Mother Joseph wannabe, a daytime oracle rewarding the good and punishing the bad. – Margaret Carlson

28316. Is puppy love the reason so many Americans are blind to the incompetence and waste of Republicans – who at a minimum are supposed to be good money managers – running Iraq reconstruction? – Margaret Carlson

28317. On his own okay, Bush has authorized eavesdropping on as many as a thousand people over the past three years, with some of those intercepts being purely domestic, the New York Times reported. – Margaret Carlson

28318. The Greatest Generation got to save old tires, dig a Victory Garden and forgo sugar. The Richest Generation is being asked to shop. – Margaret Carlson

28319. What are movies for if not to have the good guys triumph over the bad ones? – Margaret Carlson

28320. Stress is nothing more than a socially acceptable form of mental illness. – Richard Carlson

28321. When you let someone else win an argument, often you both end up winners. – Richard Carlson

28322. We have to shore this thing up like a New Orleans levy. – Richard Carlson

28323. The ill effects of thought come about when we forget that thought is a function of our consciousness… an ability that we as human beings have. We are the producers of our own thinking. – Richard Carlson

28324. No one knows exactly where thought comes from, but it can be said that thought comes from the same place as whatever it is that beats our heart… it comes from being alive. – Richard Carlson

28325. It seems that we have it backward in our society. We tend to look up to people who are under a great deal of stress, who can handle loads of stress, and those who are under a great deal of pressure. – Richard Carlson

28326. Circumstances don’t make a person; they reveal him or her. – Richard Carlson

28327. The trick is to be grateful when your mood is high and graceful when it is low. – Richard Carlson

28328. The two things I was positive about in life were that I was going to be a teacher at a boarding school or an operative with the CIA posted abroad. I could write a book about all the things I was sure about. – Tucker Carlson

28329. In the absence of evidence, superstition. It’s a Middle Ages thing. That’s my theory anyway. – Tucker Carlson

28330. It is increasingly important to be open-minded. – Tucker Carlson

28331. It is nice to be around people who think differently than you. They challenge your ideas and keep you from being complacent. – Tucker Carlson

28332. It’s hard to be ambitious if you’re content, isn’t it? – Tucker Carlson

28333. Living in Washington, you can’t take politics too seriously. I draw the line at honesty. I have no time for political hacks who say things they don’t believe because they get paid to. – Tucker Carlson

28334. Who laughs less than feminists? – Tucker Carlson

28335. Unless you know a lot more about something than I do, I am not really that interested. I have too much information already. – Tucker Carlson

28336. Studies have shown people listen to TV than watch it. – Tucker Carlson

28337. There are legitimate, even powerful arguments, to be made against the Bush administration’s foreign policy. But those arguments are complicated, hard to explain, and, in the end, not all that sensational. – Tucker Carlson

28338. To be a feminist, you could cut your hair really short. You have to be really angry about something. – Tucker Carlson

28339. To politicize a man’s tragic death is about as low as you can go, isn’t it? – Tucker Carlson

28340. If it was up to the U.N., Saddam Hussein would still be killing his own people. – Tucker Carlson

28341. The Clinton era is over. I think that there would even have been a certain amount of rejoicing among some Republicans if Gore had won or if Ralph Nader had won or if Satan had won. – Tucker Carlson

28342. Canadians are so easily wounded. – Tucker Carlson

28343. I was up late last night yapping about the elections on CNN and up early this morning doing the same thing in my daughter’s kindergarten class. – Tucker Carlson

28344. The one thing I’m convinced George W. Bush is good at is bipartisanship. It’s clearly something he enjoys personally. – Tucker Carlson

28345. Billy Tauzin is one of the most interesting people in Washington. He is smart, funny, and interesting. – Tucker Carlson

28346. American officials have bent over backwards to show how sensitive they are to Muslim culture. It didn’t seem very effective. They seem to be worried about winning the respect of other people. – Tucker Carlson

28347. I am not insecure about being a journalist. – Tucker Carlson

28348. I am really only interested in new information, not freelance opinion. I don’t really care what you think off the top of your head. – Tucker Carlson

28349. I can’t wait to work for Rick Kaplan. He’s a great producer. I would host an infomercial if he would produce it. – Tucker Carlson

28350. I don’t care what anybody thinks. – Tucker Carlson

28351. I have never been one to look beyond today. – Tucker Carlson

28352. I have no way of knowing how people really feel, but the vast majority of those I meet couldn’t be nicer. Every once in a while someone barks at me. My New Year’s resolution is not to bark back. – Tucker Carlson

28353. I think Michael Moore is loathsome, though, not because he dislikes Bush, but because he seems to dislike America. – Tucker Carlson

28354. I try to tell the truth. – Tucker Carlson

28355. As a print journalist, you can be frustrated by people who don’t call you back, parts of the story you can’t get. TV gets you access to everyone because people call you back. It also allows you to satisfy your curiosity. I am a very curious person. – Tucker Carlson

28356. Fluorine has a protecting action against caries, but this is a local effect. If you drink it, you are running the risk of all kinds of toxic actions. – Arvid Carlsson

28357. In modern pharmacology it’s so clear that even if you have a fixed dose of a drug, the individuals respond very differently to one and the same dose. – Arvid Carlsson

28358. Well, in pharmacology, if the effect is local, it’s of course absolutely awkward to use it in any other way than as a local treatment. – Arvid Carlsson

28359. That’s the past. I don’t agree with retrospect. – Steve Carlton

28360. Rooting is following, and I don’t do that, but I’d like to see the Phillies win because I love Philadelphia. – Steve Carlton

28361. So what I did on the field was the essence of what I am. Remember me like that. – Steve Carlton

28362. The final release point for the fastball is the tips of your fingers. – Steve Carlton

28363. To get the feel of how the slider should roll off of your index finger, use this grip and practice at half speed and roughly half the distance to the mound. – Steve Carlton

28364. Pete Rose came over to the Phillies in ’79 and he became the catalyst that helped us to put it all together. – Steve Carlton

28365. You’ve gotta find a way to get out of your own way, so you can progress in life. – Steve Carlton

28366. I trained myself to perform on the field. – Steve Carlton

28367. To pick up the paper and read about yourself getting slammed, that doesn’t start your day off right. – Steve Carlton

28368. I was probably in the best shape of any athlete at the time, but you don’t get to pass judgment on yourself. – Steve Carlton

28369. I took it personal. I got slammed quite a bit. – Steve Carlton

28370. Everything I was, physically and mentally, that’s what I put on that field. – Steve Carlton

28371. But I would say basically, I would just like to be remembered for what I did on the field. – Steve Carlton

28372. And the irony is that they wrote better without access to my quotes. – Steve Carlton

28373. My major league debut came at old Busch Stadium on Grand Avenue in St. Louis against the Pittsburgh Pirates. – Steve Carlton

28374. It’s all quotes, anyway, and it all sounds the same to me. – Steve Carlton

28375. Toting around a full orchestra on tour is very ambitious. I would consider doing a show now and then, like do a show at Radio City or Carnegie Hall with a full orchestra. – Vanessa Carlton

28376. I learned a lot from that first record and I learned a lot from my experiences touring, but really the biggest education I got over the past two years was learning the importance of arrangements. – Vanessa Carlton

28377. I tour with a piano, actually. Luckily I am able to hire people that deal with it completely and magically a piano appears on stage and then magically disappears when I leave. – Vanessa Carlton

28378. I work hard and I will always work hard. But I feel very lucky with the way that it has all come together. – Vanessa Carlton

28379. If Mozart were around now he would write a killer rock song. – Vanessa Carlton

28380. My mom would give me a piece to play, but I wouldn’t do any theory because when it came time to do it I would sneak back upstairs and watch TV. So, I had these kind of nonchalant lessons for years, then it just started soaking in. – Vanessa Carlton

28381. My songs are a direct route into my brain and my heart. – Vanessa Carlton

28382. Now, performing is second nature and I love every second of it. It is a very emotional thing when I can’t play a song; maybe I’m hitting on something that I don’t want to deal with. All of it is so personal. It is like therapy. – Vanessa Carlton

28383. Writing this record let me recapture who I am. It is summed up in the title Be Not Nobody. You need to feel comfortable in your skin and do whatever you need to do for yourself, to heal or to grow. – Vanessa Carlton

28384. When it comes to music, we live in a very different world than everyone did in the 1960s and 1970s. – Vanessa Carlton

28385. Well, I would say that music just happens with me, I’m not in the driver’s seat when I am at the piano, the piano is. – Vanessa Carlton

28386. I have gone from being a 21-year-old with wide eyes to a 24-year-old woman. With success comes a lot of responsibility and power. – Vanessa Carlton

28387. Plus, there were so many pianos in my house, so I couldn’t really avoid it. – Vanessa Carlton

28388. The music industry is so easy compared to the ballet world. – Vanessa Carlton

28389. And it’s sad because it’s like a surprise to people – almost an anomaly – when artists are actually refined and trained on an instrument. That’s the last thing people think about. – Vanessa Carlton

28390. The women who don’t feel that people think they’re sexy are the ones who seem to titillate in that way, because they don’t feel like they’re getting that kind of approval. – Vanessa Carlton

28391. A lot of people give in to those pressures and let others influence the process on their second albums because they want to achieve the success they had with their first again, but they don’t know how to do it. – Vanessa Carlton

28392. But my mom was a pianist, and she taught piano out of her house. I was just so excited, being a little kid and having all these other kids come to my house twice a week. I thought it was a big party. – Vanessa Carlton

28393. But now – look, I have to take care of myself. I work out every day. I’m a dancer. I’ve always been an athlete, and I’m one of those people who start to go crazy if they don’t run or do something. – Vanessa Carlton

28394. But the approach to recording this album was kind of an organized, chaotic approach where I wanted to maintain and preserve that wild abandon to creating. – Vanessa Carlton

28395. But when you hear the complete album, it gets dark, really straight-up rock, with some really intimate moments with just me and the piano. It’s not completely me because there are parts of me that aren’t on that song, that are on the album. – Vanessa Carlton

28396. I don’t use sex to sell records, obviously, but I’d be lying if I said that I don’t feel like I have to make an effort to look good when I go out onstage, to wear something pretty. – Vanessa Carlton

28397. Food can become such a point of anxiety – not because it’s food, but just because you have anxiety. That’s how eating disorders develop. – Vanessa Carlton

28398. I am always drawn to men that are funny. I do not know why. But I am always drawn to people that are struggling with parts of themselves… But it’s like in the end, there has to be confidence. – Vanessa Carlton

28399. I am not this big celebrity, but it gets really crazy. You have to go through the nuts of blowing up, in a sense, and then figuring out how to live your life with that. – Vanessa Carlton

28400. I did not stop dancing; I did take two years off to get myself together. – Vanessa Carlton

28401. I don’t put boundaries on myself when I sit at the piano. – Vanessa Carlton

28402. Every single note on this album is there for a reason. – Vanessa Carlton

28403. I had no album title, and the album is like a journey in that it’s a complete body of work. It’s not just a couple of catchy songs and filler, so I felt that I needed to capture the essence of the album. – Vanessa Carlton

28404. Over a period of time, I think the popular will in Iran will prevail. – Frank Carlucci

28405. Policymakers have to make judgments based on the best intelligence they get. – Frank Carlucci

28406. Putin has a lot at stake here and restoring the relationship with the United States, and there are already signs as Sandy mentioned that he’s moving in the right direction to begin to ascertain that their trade with Iran is not used for the production of nuclear weapons. – Frank Carlucci

28407. So, I think even in Saudi Arabia there is movement. And we have to remember that over the years they’ve stabilized the oil price and that is tremendously important for the economies of the world. I think we have no choice but to work with the government of Saudi Arabia. – Frank Carlucci

28408. The Crown Prince has said he needs to broaden political participation in the governing of Saudi Arabia. – Frank Carlucci

28409. There’s clearly something to be said for success and following through on your commitments. – Frank Carlucci

28410. These are all elements, but the main thing we can do in the Middle East is encourage the reformist elements. – Frank Carlucci

28411. We would like to have friendly regimes with enough broad participation of their populations to maintain long-term stability, so that we would have not only access to the region’s wealth, but we would be able to ensure the security of our good friend Israel. – Frank Carlucci

28412. Of course, China is a key to the North Korea if we’re going to solve that riddle, but they could also be helpful on Iraq, which is why it’s important that we maintain a constructive dialogue with China. – Frank Carlucci

28413. But at the same time, I think we recognize we can’t impose democracy from without, particularly American-style democracy. We need to work with those elements in the region that are moving towards a reformed process and there are a number of them. – Frank Carlucci

28414. We went into Iraq because Iraq posed a threat to the stability of the region and was engaged in the process of trying to develop weapons of mass destruction and had links to terrorists. – Frank Carlucci

28415. My understanding is that what was provided was general order of battle information, not operational intelligence. I certainly have no knowledge of US participation in preparing battle and strike packages and doubt strongly that that occurred. – Frank Carlucci

28416. Look at what the Omar of Qatar is doing, for example – the King of Morocco, Jordan, Bahrain. There are reform movements taking place, efforts to broaden the political participation of the populations of the region. – Frank Carlucci

28417. It took us 50 months in Germany, post World War II to go from the end of the war to a national election. – Frank Carlucci

28418. Intelligence is not a science. – Frank Carlucci

28419. I wouldn’t even know – and I spent three years in the CIA – I wouldn’t even know how you’d start a covert action program in a place like Iran. It would be extraordinarily difficult. – Frank Carlucci

28420. I can remember when I was National Security Adviser, the intelligence community told us… they put out an intelligence report saying that Iran would never back off from attacks on shipping in the Gulf if we use force. – Frank Carlucci

28421. And we ought to work our diplomacy first and I think it’s a reason it’s going to respond increasingly to our diplomacy particularly with the president’s direct involvement in the peace process, and I think that’s extraordinarily important. – Frank Carlucci

28422. And I argued with that intelligence estimate and I think it is a responsibility of policymakers to use their best judgment on the basis of the intelligence they’ve received. – Frank Carlucci

28423. I think the real target of al-Qaeda is Saudi Arabia by the way. They hate us and we’re a vehicle to get at Saudi Arabia. I think Osama bin Laden really wants to topple that regime and have his people move in, but that’s a whole other story. – Frank Carlucci

28424. It depends who the director is you know, I mean Ken Loach for instance. I’ve done up to 32 takes with him. – Robert Carlyle

28425. I’m in four different films this year, and I have four different accents. I sound different in every film. You have to love a character to play it well, and change in my work is what I want. – Robert Carlyle

28426. We met in Cracker. I played a maniac fan who murders a policeman and she did my makeup. I thought anyone interested in me looking like that must have genuinely liked me. – Robert Carlyle

28427. The script will point you in certain directions and I go the opposite if I can. I try do do one thing and tell a different story with my eyes. I believe what’s more interesting is always what’s not being said. – Robert Carlyle

28428. The darker the character, the more interesting. – Robert Carlyle

28429. Every actor I think has got their own number of takes that they like, you know. Some actors like to go all day, you know on the one scene and some actors want to take two takes. I personally like four. – Robert Carlyle

28430. Biologically, I’m lucky – an angular face and dark colouring which shows up well on camera. – Robert Carlyle

28431. Acting is probably the greatest therapy in the world. You can get a lot stuff out of you on the set so you don’t have to take it home with you at night. It’s the stuff between the lines, the empty space between those lines which is interesting. – Robert Carlyle

28432. I want to keep audiences off balance, so they don’t know who I am or how to take me. If I duck and weave, as Frank Bruno might say, I’ll have a longer shelf life. – Robert Carlyle

28433. Silence is as deep as eternity, speech a shallow as time. – Thomas Carlyle

28434. Permanence, perseverance and persistence in spite of all obstacle s, discouragement s, and impossibilities: It is this, that in all things distinguishes the strong soul from the weak. – Thomas Carlyle

28435. Reform is not pleasant, but grievous; no person can reform themselves without suffering and hard work, how much less a nation. – Thomas Carlyle

28436. Sarcasm I now see to be, in general, the language of the devil; for which reason I have long since as good as renounced it. – Thomas Carlyle

28437. Science must have originated in the feeling that something was wrong. – Thomas Carlyle

28438. No iron chain, or outward force of any kind, can ever compel the soul of a person to believe or to disbelieve. – Thomas Carlyle

28439. Secrecy is the element of all goodness; even virtue, even beauty is mysterious. – Thomas Carlyle

28440. No great man lives in vain. The history of the world is but the biography of great men. – Thomas Carlyle

28441. Our main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to do what lies clearly at hand. – Thomas Carlyle

28442. Show me the person you honor, for I know better by that the kind of person you are. For you show me what your idea of humanity is. – Thomas Carlyle

28443. Oh, give us the man who sings at his work. – Thomas Carlyle

28444. Silence is more eloquent than words. – Thomas Carlyle

28445. Silence is the element in which great things fashion themselves together. – Thomas Carlyle

28446. Speech is human, silence is divine, yet also brutish and dead: therefore we must learn both arts. – Thomas Carlyle

28447. Talk that does not end in any kind of action is better suppressed altogether. – Thomas Carlyle

28448. Teach a parrot the terms ‘supply and demand’ and you’ve got an economist. – Thomas Carlyle

28449. The block of granite which was an obstacle in the pathway of the weak, became a stepping-stone in the pathway of the strong. – Thomas Carlyle

28450. The courage we desire and prize is not the courage to die decently, but to live manfully. – Thomas Carlyle

28451. Show me the man you honor, and I will know what kind of man you are. – Thomas Carlyle

28452. Not brute force but only persuasion and faith are the kings of this world. – Thomas Carlyle

28453. To reform a world, to reform a nation, no wise man will undertake; and all but foolish men know, that the only solid, though a far slower reformation, is what each begins and perfects on himself. – Thomas Carlyle

28454. The cut of a garment speaks of intellect and talent and the color of temperament and heart. – Thomas Carlyle

28455. No man lives without jostling and being jostled; in all ways he has to elbow himself through the world, giving and receiving offence. – Thomas Carlyle

28456. No man who has once heartily and wholly laughed can be altogether irreclaimably bad. – Thomas Carlyle

28457. No person is important enough to make me angry. – Thomas Carlyle

28458. No pressure, no diamonds. – Thomas Carlyle

28459. No sadder proof can be given by a man of his own littleness than disbelief in great men. – Thomas Carlyle

28460. One must verify or expel his doubts, and convert them into the certainty of Yes or NO. – Thomas Carlyle

28461. None of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone. – Thomas Carlyle

28462. Originality is a thing we constantly clamour for, and constantly quarrel with. – Thomas Carlyle

28463. Not what I have, but what I do is my kingdom. – Thomas Carlyle

28464. Nothing builds self-esteem and self-confidence like accomplishment. – Thomas Carlyle

28465. Nothing is more terrible than activity without insight. – Thomas Carlyle

28466. Nothing stops the man who desires to achieve. Every obstacle is simply a course to develop his achievement muscle. It’s a strengthening of his powers of accomplishment. – Thomas Carlyle

28467. Nothing that was worthy in the past departs; no truth or goodness realized by man ever dies, or can die. – Thomas Carlyle

28468. Of all acts of man repentance is the most divine. The greatest of all faults is to be conscious of none. – Thomas Carlyle

28469. Old age is not a matter for sorrow. It is matter for thanks if we have left our work done behind us. – Thomas Carlyle

28470. No violent extreme endures. – Thomas Carlyle

28471. When the oak is felled the whole forest echoes with it fall, but a hundred acorns are sown in silence by an unnoticed breeze. – Thomas Carlyle

28472. Thought is the parent of the deed. – Thomas Carlyle

28473. To us also, through every star, through every blade of grass, is not God made visible if we will open our minds and our eyes. – Thomas Carlyle

28474. True humor springs not more from the head than from the heart. It is not contempt; its essence is love. It issues not in laughter, but in still smiles, which lie far deeper. – Thomas Carlyle

28475. Under all speech that is good for anything there lies a silence that is better, Silence is deep as Eternity; speech is shallow as Time. – Thomas Carlyle

28476. War is a quarrel between two thieves too cowardly to fight their own battle. – Thomas Carlyle

28477. Weak eyes are fondest of glittering objects. – Thomas Carlyle

28478. What we become depends on what we read after all of the professors have finished with us. The greatest university of all is a collection of books. – Thomas Carlyle

28479. Thought once awakened does not again slumber; unfolds itself into a System of Thought; grows, in man after man, generation after generation, – till its full stature is reached, and such System of Thought can grow no farther, but must give place to another. – Thomas Carlyle

28480. When new turns of behavior cease to appear in the life of the individual, its behavior ceases to be intelligent. – Thomas Carlyle

28481. No ghost was every seen by two pair of eyes. – Thomas Carlyle

28482. Woe to him that claims obedience when it is not due; woe to him that refuses it when it is. – Thomas Carlyle

28483. Wonder is the basis of worship. – Thomas Carlyle

28484. Wondrous is the strength of cheerfulness, and its power of endurance – the cheerful man will do more in the same time, will do it; better, will preserve it longer, than the sad or sullen. – Thomas Carlyle

28485. Work alone is noble. – Thomas Carlyle

28486. Worship is transcendent wonder. – Thomas Carlyle

28487. Writing is a dreadful labor, yet not so dreadful as Idleness. – Thomas Carlyle

28488. Youth is to all the glad season of life; but often only by what it hopes, not by what it attains, or what it escapes. – Thomas Carlyle

28489. What you see, but can’t see over is as good as infinite. – Thomas Carlyle

28490. The outer passes away; the innermost is the same yesterday, today, and forever. – Thomas Carlyle

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28491. The end of man is action, and not thought, though it be of the noblest. – Thomas Carlyle

28492. The eye sees what it brings the power to see. – Thomas Carlyle

28493. The fearful unbelief is unbelief in yourself. – Thomas Carlyle

28494. The first duty of man is to conquer fear; he must get rid of it, he cannot act till then. – Thomas Carlyle

28495. The greatest of faults, I should say, is to be conscious of none. – Thomas Carlyle

28496. The man of life upright has a guiltless heart, free from all dishonest deeds or thought of vanity. – Thomas Carlyle

28497. The merit of originality is not novelty; it is sincerity. – Thomas Carlyle

28498. The real use of gunpowder is to make all men tall. – Thomas Carlyle

28499. The only happiness a brave person ever troubles themselves in asking about, is happiness enough to get their work done. – Thomas Carlyle

28500. The difference between Socrates and Jesus? The great conscious and the immeasurably great unconscious. – Thomas Carlyle

28501. The spiritual is the parent of the practical. – Thomas Carlyle

28502. The true university of these days is a collection of books. – Thomas Carlyle

28503. The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein of water flowing hidden underground, secretly making the ground green. – Thomas Carlyle

28504. The world is a republic of mediocrities, and always was. – Thomas Carlyle

28505. There are good and bad times, but our mood changes more often than our fortune. – Thomas Carlyle

28506. There is a great discovery still to be made in literature, that of paying literary men by the quantity they do not write. – Thomas Carlyle

28507. This world, after all our science and sciences, is still a miracle wonderful, inscrutable, magical and more, to whosoever will think of it. – Thomas Carlyle

28508. The old cathedrals are good, but the great blue dome that hangs over everything is better. – Thomas Carlyle

28509. Foolish men imagine that because judgment for an evil thing is delayed, there is no justice; but only accident here below. Judgment for an evil thing is many times delayed some day or two, some century or two, but it is sure as life, it is sure as death. – Thomas Carlyle

28510. He who has health, has hope; and he who has hope, has everything. – Thomas Carlyle

28511. Culture is the process by which a person becomes all that they were created capable of being. – Thomas Carlyle

28512. Do the duty which lies nearest to you, the second duty will then become clearer. – Thomas Carlyle

28513. Egotism is the source and summary of all faults and miseries. – Thomas Carlyle

28514. Every day that is born into the world comes like a burst of music and rings the whole day through, and you make of it a dance, a dirge, or a life march, as you will. – Thomas Carlyle

28515. Every new opinion, at its starting, is precisely in a minority of one. – Thomas Carlyle

28516. Every noble work is at first impossible. – Thomas Carlyle

28517. Conviction is worthless unless it is converted into conduct. – Thomas Carlyle

28518. Everywhere the human soul stands between a hemisphere of light and another of darkness; on the confines of the two everlasting empires, necessity and free will. – Thomas Carlyle

28519. Clever men are good, but they are not the best. – Thomas Carlyle

28520. For all right judgment of any man or things it is useful, nay, essential, to see his good qualities before pronouncing on his bad. – Thomas Carlyle

28521. For, if a good speaker, never so eloquent, does not see into the fact, and is not speaking the truth of that – is there a more horrid kind of object in creation? – Thomas Carlyle

28522. Genius is an infinite capacity for taking pains. – Thomas Carlyle

28523. Go as far as you can see; when you get there you’ll be able to see farther. – Thomas Carlyle

28524. Good breeding differs, if at all, from high breeding only as it gracefully remembers the rights of others, rather than gracefully insists on its own rights. – Thomas Carlyle

28525. Happy the people whose annals are vacant. – Thomas Carlyle

28526. He who could foresee affairs three days in advance would be rich for thousands of years. – Thomas Carlyle

28527. Everywhere in life, the true question is not what we gain, but what we do. – Thomas Carlyle

28528. A person who is gifted sees the essential point and leaves the rest as surplus. – Thomas Carlyle

28529. No amount of ability is of the slightest avail without honor. – Thomas Carlyle

28530. The three great elements of modern civilization, Gun powder, Printing, and the Protestant religion. – Thomas Carlyle

28531. A laugh, to be joyous, must flow from a joyous heart, for without kindness, there can be no true joy. – Thomas Carlyle

28532. A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge. – Thomas Carlyle

28533. A man cannot make a pair of shoes rightly unless he do it in a devout manner. – Thomas Carlyle

28534. A man lives by believing something: not by debating and arguing about many things. – Thomas Carlyle

28535. A man willing to work, and unable to find work, is perhaps the saddest sight that fortune’s inequality exhibits under this sun. – Thomas Carlyle

28536. Conviction never so excellent, is worthless until it coverts itself into conduct. – Thomas Carlyle

28537. A man’s felicity consists not in the outward and visible blessing of fortune, but in the inward and unseen perfections and riches of the mind. – Thomas Carlyle

28538. Endurance is patience concentrated. – Thomas Carlyle

28539. A strong mind always hopes, and has always cause to hope. – Thomas Carlyle

28540. A well-written life is almost as rare as a well-spent one. – Thomas Carlyle

28541. Adversity is the diamond dust Heaven polishes its jewels with. – Thomas Carlyle

28542. All great peoples are conservative. – Thomas Carlyle

28543. All that mankind has done, thought or been: it is lying as in magic preservation in the pages of books. – Thomas Carlyle

28544. Be not a slave of words. – Thomas Carlyle

28545. Blessed is he who has found his work; let him ask no other blessedness. – Thomas Carlyle

28546. A man without a goal is like a ship without a rudder. – Thomas Carlyle

28547. Make yourself an honest man, and then you may be sure there is one less rascal in the world. – Thomas Carlyle

28548. It is a strange trade that of advocacy. Your intellect, your highest heavenly gift is hung up in the shop window like a loaded pistol for sale. – Thomas Carlyle

28549. It is a vain hope to make people happy by politics. – Thomas Carlyle

28550. It is the heart always that sees, before the head can see. – Thomas Carlyle

28551. It were a real increase of human happiness, could all young men from the age of nineteen be covered under barrels, or rendered otherwise invisible; and there left to follow their lawful studies and callings, till they emerged, sadder and wiser, at the age of twenty-five. – Thomas Carlyle

28552. Laughter is one of the very privileges of reason, being confined to the human species. – Thomas Carlyle

28553. Let each become all that he was created capable of being. – Thomas Carlyle

28554. Long stormy spring-time, wet contentious April, winter chilling the lap of very May; but at length the season of summer does come. – Thomas Carlyle

28555. Isolation is the sum total of wretchedness to a man. – Thomas Carlyle

28556. Love is the only game that is not called on account of darkness. – Thomas Carlyle

28557. Man’s unhappiness, as I construe, comes of his greatness; it is because there is an Infinite in him, which with all his cunning he cannot quite bury under the Finite. – Thomas Carlyle

28558. Man is a tool-using animal. Without tools he is nothing, with tools he is all. – Thomas Carlyle

28559. Man is, properly speaking, based upon hope, he has no other possession but hope; this world of his is emphatically the place of hope. – Thomas Carlyle

28560. History shows that the majority of people that have done anything great have passed their youth in seclusion. – Thomas Carlyle

28561. Men do less than they ought, unless they do all that they can. – Thomas Carlyle

28562. Doubt, of whatever kind, can be ended by action alone. – Thomas Carlyle

28563. Music is well said to be the speech of angels. – Thomas Carlyle

28564. Narrative is linear, but action has breadth and depth as well as height and is solid. – Thomas Carlyle

28565. Necessity dispenseth with decorum. – Thomas Carlyle

28566. Love is not altogether a delirium, yet it has many points in common therewith. – Thomas Carlyle

28567. If there be no enemy there’s no fight. If no fight, no victory and if no victory there is no crown. – Thomas Carlyle

28568. Men seldom, or rather never for a length of time and deliberately, rebel against anything that does not deserve rebelling against. – Thomas Carlyle

28569. I do not believe in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance. – Thomas Carlyle

28570. I don’t like to talk much with people who always agree with me. It is amusing to coquette with an echo for a little while, but one soon tires of it. – Thomas Carlyle

28571. I don’t pretend to understand the Universe – it’s a great deal bigger than I am. – Thomas Carlyle

28572. I grow daily to honour facts more and more, and theory less and less. A fact, it seems to me, is a great thing; a sentence printed, if not by God, then at least by the Devil. – Thomas Carlyle

28573. In the long-run every Government is the exact symbol of its People, with their wisdom and unwisdom; we have to say, Like People like Government. – Thomas Carlyle

28574. If an eloquent speaker speak not the truth, is there a more horrid kind of object in creation? – Thomas Carlyle

28575. If what you have done is unjust, you have not succeeded. – Thomas Carlyle

28576. History, a distillation of rumour. – Thomas Carlyle

28577. In every phenomenon the beginning remains always the most notable moment. – Thomas Carlyle

28578. I’ve got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom. – Thomas Carlyle

28579. In books lies the soul of the whole past time. – Thomas Carlyle

28580. If you are ever in doubt as to whether to kiss a pretty girl, always give her the benefit of the doubt. – Thomas Carlyle

28581. Imperfection clings to a person, and if they wait till they are brushed off entirely, they would spin for ever on their axis, advancing nowhere. – Thomas Carlyle

28582. Humor has justly been regarded as the finest perfection of poetic genius. – Thomas Carlyle

28583. Imagination is a poor matter when it has to part company with understanding. – Thomas Carlyle

28584. If you look deep enough you will see music; the heart of nature being everywhere music. – Thomas Carlyle

28585. If you do not wish a man to do a thing, you had better get him to talk about it; for the more men talk, the more likely they are to do nothing else. – Thomas Carlyle

28586. Focused, hard work is the real key to success. Keep your eyes on the goal, and just keep taking the next step towards completing it. If you aren’t sure which way to do something, do it both ways and see which works better. – John Carmack

28587. Story in a game is like a story in a porn movie. It’s expected to be there, but it’s not that important. – John Carmack

28588. Rocket science has been mythologized all out of proportion to its true difficulty. – John Carmack

28589. Programming is not a zero-sum game. Teaching something to a fellow programmer doesn’t take it away from you. I’m happy to share what I can, because I’m in it for the love of programming. – John Carmack

28590. Low-level programming is good for the programmer’s soul. – John Carmack

28591. The cost of adding a feature isn’t just the time it takes to code it. The cost also includes the addition of an obstacle to future expansion. The trick is to pick the features that don’t fight each other. – John Carmack

28592. Focus is a matter of deciding what things you’re not going to do. – John Carmack

28593. Everybody’s saturated with the marketing hype of next-generation consoles. They are wonderful, but the truth is that they are as powerful as a high end PC is right now. – John Carmack

28594. Because of the nature of Moore’s law, anything that an extremely clever graphics programmer can do at one point can be replicated by a merely competent programmer some number of years later. – John Carmack

28595. At its best, entertainment is going to be a subjective thing that can’t win for everyone, while at worst, a particular game just becomes a random symbol for petty tribal behavior. – John Carmack

28596. It’s nice to have a game that sells a million copies. – John Carmack

28597. I’d rather have a search engine or a compiler on a deserted island than a game. – John Carmack

28598. The speed of light sucks. – John Carmack

28599. The Xbox 360 is the first console that I’ve ever worked with that actually has development tools that are better for games than what we’ve had on PC. – John Carmack

28600. What are facts but compromises? A fact merely marks the point where we have agreed to let investigation cease. – Bliss Carman

28601. There is a passion for perfection which you will rarely see fully developed; but you may note this fact, that in successful lives it is never wholly lacking. – Bliss Carman

28602. Set me a task in which I can put something of my very self, and it is a task no longer; it is joy; it is art. – Bliss Carman

28603. I often wish… that I could rid the world of the tyranny of facts. What are facts but compromises? A fact merely marks the point where we have agreed to let investigation cease. – Bliss Carman

28604. Indifference may not wreck a man’s life at any one turn, but it will destroy him with a kind of dry-rot in the long run. – Bliss Carman

28605. Exercise caution, as I have advised many people. – George Carman

28606. Mixed feelings, like mixed drinks, are a confusion to the soul. – George Carman

28607. He behaved like an ostrich and put his head in the sand, thereby exposing his thinking parts. – George Carman

28608. Cancer is a disease where the patient can contribute a great deal of help himself if he or she can retain their morale and their hopes. – George Carman

28609. Law is a very addictive profession. – George Carman

28610. This exploded in me almost more music than I could consume. – Hoagy Carmichael

28611. The recollection of how, when and where it all happened became vague as the lingering strains hung in the rafters of the studio. I wanted to shout back at it, Maybe I didn’t write you, but I found you. – Hoagy Carmichael

28612. Ragtime was my lullaby. – Hoagy Carmichael

28613. Never play anything that don’t sound right. You might not make any money, but at least you won’t get hostile with yourself. – Hoagy Carmichael

28614. In Hollywood, the rainbow hits the ground for composers. – Hoagy Carmichael

28615. I’m singing the music publisher’s theme song – it ain’t a commercial. – Hoagy Carmichael

28616. I know Mother named me after a railroad man, but it’s too late now, I’m afraid. Much, much too late. – Hoagy Carmichael

28617. I don’t think I’ll ever be president of anything. – Hoagy Carmichael

28618. We are revolutionaries. – Stokely Carmichael

28619. We had no more courage than Harriet Tubman or Marcus Garvey had in their times. We just had a more vulnerable enemy. – Stokely Carmichael

28620. We were aware of the fact that death walks hand in hand with struggle. – Stokely Carmichael

28621. So that the failures to pass a civil rights bill isn’t because of Black Power, isn’t because of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee; it’s not because of the rebellions that are occurring in the major cities. – Stokely Carmichael

28622. It is a call for black people in this country to unite, to recognize their heritage, to build a sense of community. It is a call for black people to define their own goals, to lead their own organizations. – Stokely Carmichael

28623. There has been only a civil rights movement, whose tone of voice was adapted to an audience of liberal whites. – Stokely Carmichael

28624. The secret of life is to have no fear; it’s the only way to function. – Stokely Carmichael

28625. The philosophers Camus and Sartre raise the question whether or not a man can condemn himself. – Stokely Carmichael

28626. The first need of a free people is to define their own terms. – Stokely Carmichael

28627. The knowledge I have now is not the knowledge I had then. – Stokely Carmichael

28628. Seems to me that the institutions that function in this country are clearly racist, and that they’re built upon racism. – Stokely Carmichael

28629. Our grandfathers had to run, run, run. My generation’s out of breath. We ain’t running no more. – Stokely Carmichael

28630. One of the tragedies of the struggle against racism is that up to now there has been no national organization which could speak to the growing militancy of young black people in the urban ghetto. – Stokely Carmichael

28631. Now, then, in order to understand white supremacy we must dismiss the fallacious notion that white people can give anybody their freedom. – Stokely Carmichael

28632. Now we maintain that we cannot be afford to be concerned about 6 percent of the children in this country, black children, who you allow to come into white schools. We have 94 percent who still live in shacks. We are going to be concerned about those 94 percent. – Stokely Carmichael

28633. There is a higher law than the law of government. That’s the law of conscience. – Stokely Carmichael

28634. Leaders in Africa are so corrupt that we are certain if we put dogs in uniforms and put guns on their shoulders, we’d be hard put to distinguish them. – Stokely Carmichael

28635. The masses don’t shed their blood for the benefit of a few individuals. – Stokely Carmichael

28636. Integration is a man’s ability to want to move in there by himself. If someone wants to live in a white neighborhood and he is black, that is his choice. It should be his rights. It is not because white people will not allow him. – Stokely Carmichael

28637. I usually say I did the best I could with what I had. I have no major regrets. – Stokely Carmichael

28638. I maintain that every civil rights bill in this country was passed for white people, not for black people. – Stokely Carmichael

28639. I knew that I could vote and that that wasn’t a privilege; it was my right. Every time I tried I was shot, killed or jailed, beaten or economically deprived. – Stokely Carmichael

28640. I also know that while I am black I am a human being, and therefore I have the right to go into any public place. White people didn’t know that.Every time I tried to go into a place they stopped me. – Stokely Carmichael

28641. Capitalism is a stupid system, a backward system. – Stokely Carmichael

28642. Black power can be clearly defined for those who do not attach the fears of white America to their questions about it. – Stokely Carmichael

28643. Before a group can enter the open society, it must first close ranks. – Stokely Carmichael

28644. An organization which claims to be working for the needs of a community – as SNCC does – must work to provide that community with a position of strength from which to make its voice heard. This is the significance of black power beyond the slogan. – Stokely Carmichael

28645. A man is born free. – Stokely Carmichael

28646. No man can given anybody his freedom. – Stokely Carmichael

28647. For the past seven years we have been cracking down on crime in Missouri, passing tougher laws for drug crimes and sex offenses and requiring prisoners to serve more time. – Mel Carnahan

28648. We are aware that many national farm organizations are putting forth various plans to provide both short- and long-term relief to our nation’s agricultural producers. While we believe long-term solutions are essential, the current situation demands a more immediate response. – Mel Carnahan

28649. Quality child care, health insurance coverage, and training make it possible for former welfare recipients to get, and keep, jobs. – Mel Carnahan

28650. Parents are key when it comes to keeping kids off drugs. Good parenting is the best anti-drug we have. – Mel Carnahan

28651. For our welfare reform efforts to be successful, we must empower local charitable organizations with the resources to address their local community needs. – Mel Carnahan

28652. Although our war on drugs must be fortified with the best laws, enforcement efforts and resources, we would not be successful without your individual commitment to this cause. – Mel Carnahan

28653. Preserving and protecting the state tobacco settlement funds is the nation’s Governors highest priority. – Mel Carnahan

28654. Without action, we are going to continue to allow Iran to be a safe harbor for terrorists, see its economy further deteriorate, and see the Middle East further destabilize. – Russ Carnahan

28655. We know that in 2001 it was believed 78 stem cell lines existed. But now we know there are only 22 that are viable, and they have been contaminated with mouse stem cells. – Russ Carnahan

28656. We have a VA hospital back home in St. Louis. Like many of our colleagues, we hear continued concerns about the access and the service. I have seen a statistic that more than 60,000 veterans today are waiting more than 6 months for an appointment at a VA hospital. – Russ Carnahan

28657. There is little doubt that Iran is on a mission to rebuild its nuclear weapons and use that capability to wreak havoc and destruction on Israel and others throughout the world. – Russ Carnahan

28658. The regional security in the Middle East cannot be further compromised by an Iranian loose cannon. – Russ Carnahan

28659. The Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act is an important authorization for our country and for our citizens, as we have seen so vividly in the last few weeks. – Russ Carnahan

28660. The American people have every right to be outraged with the administration’s approval of the UAE port deal. It is time the people’s House make the security of our Nation’s ports a priority. – Russ Carnahan

28661. In 2003, this House voted to kill a Democratic amendment to add $250 million for port security grants; then again, in 2005, against a Democratic proposal calling for an additional $400 million in funding for port security. – Russ Carnahan

28662. It is irresponsible for this Congress to not investigate the President’s lack of an exit strategy, and the fraud, waste, and abuse of U.S. tax dollars. – Russ Carnahan

28663. I also rise today in strong support of forward movement on the implementation of health information technology, which has the potential to save the United States billions of dollars in health care costs each year. – Russ Carnahan

28664. 6.6 million people will benefit from a rise in the minimum wage. – Russ Carnahan

28665. It is time this Congress listened to the American people and minimum-wage workers, and it is time that we act. – Russ Carnahan

28666. After the Great Depression and after public urging, a nationwide public competition was held to determine a design for a memorial that would honor President Thomas Jefferson’s bold vision for westward expansion for America. – Russ Carnahan

28667. Americans are also feeling the effects of soaring energy prices at the gas pump. The double burden of these added expenses will be far too much for many families. – Russ Carnahan

28668. Americans rightly asked, if this is the way our government responds to a natural disaster it knew about days in advance, how would it respond to a surprise terrorist attack? How would it respond to an earthquake? – Russ Carnahan

28669. As winter weather settles in around the country, millions of American families are facing skyrocketing home heating prices with even greater impact if cold temperatures persist into the spring. – Russ Carnahan

28670. Congress has not raised the minimum wage since 1997. The minimum wage is now at its lowest level in 50 years adjusted for inflation. – Russ Carnahan

28671. Does anyone really believe it is possible to make even the most basic ends meet on $5.15 an hour? – Russ Carnahan

28672. Five years of Republicans’ failed energy policies have resulted in Americans paying twice as much at the pump as they did in 2001, while big oil companies make triple the profits. – Russ Carnahan

28673. From protecting our natural resources to providing maritime security and national defense, the Coast Guard’s duties are broad in scope, and the performance of those duties has never been more important. – Russ Carnahan

28674. In science there are no ‘depths’; there is surface everywhere. – Rudolf Carnap

28675. Logic is the last scientific ingredient of Philosophy; its extraction leaves behind only a confusion of non-scientific, pseudo problems. – Rudolf Carnap

28676. I was very nervous at the beginning of Hotel du Nord. – Marcel Carne

28677. If you do two versions of a film, they should be identical. With the same frames and settings. – Marcel Carne

28678. When I last went to Italy, over two years ago, I had a lot more trouble understanding the language than I used to when I lived there for a year. I used to speak very little but I could understand very well. – Marcel Carne

28679. Well, you know, I’m much older than I look. – Marcel Carne

28680. Well, I always run the risk of falling on my face, which has in fact happened. – Marcel Carne

28681. The problem is that to be a producer, one must be a gambler, and the greatest French producers were gamblers. – Marcel Carne

28682. My father’s sister never married in order to raise me. – Marcel Carne

28683. I think you never forget your childhood, whether it was happy or unhappy. – Marcel Carne

28684. I don’t know what they’ll say when I die. I don’t give a damn, but they’ll probably cry. – Marcel Carne

28685. I also won one from the emperor of Japan, with a prize for the arts. That’s important. – Marcel Carne

28686. For people to understand me when I travel, I speak with my hands. – Marcel Carne

28687. But I still always felt the absence of a mother. – Marcel Carne

28688. A lot of people are upset that I’m not working. They say it’s a disgrace. – Marcel Carne

28689. It’s nice to know that people appreciate and respect you. – Marcel Carne

28690. There is no class so pitiably wretched as that which possesses money and nothing else. – Andrew Carnegie

28691. No person will make a great business who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit. – Andrew Carnegie

28692. People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents. – Andrew Carnegie

28693. Surplus wealth is a sacred trust which its possessor is bound to administer in his lifetime for the good of the community. – Andrew Carnegie

28694. The ‘morality of compromise’ sounds contradictory. Compromise is usually a sign of weakness, or an admission of defeat. Strong men don’t compromise, it is said, and principles should never be compromised. – Andrew Carnegie

28695. The average person puts only 25% of his energy and ability into his work. The world takes off its hat to those who put in more than 50% of their capacity, and stands on its head for those few and far between souls who devote 100%. – Andrew Carnegie

28696. The first man gets the oyster, the second man gets the shell. – Andrew Carnegie

28697. The man who acquires the ability to take full possession of his own mind may take possession of anything else to which he is justly entitled. – Andrew Carnegie

28698. The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it. – Andrew Carnegie

28699. There is little success where there is little laughter. – Andrew Carnegie

28700. Whatever I engage in, I must push inordinately. – Andrew Carnegie

28701. Think of yourself as on the threshold of unparalleled success. A whole, clear, glorious life lies before you. Achieve! Achieve! – Andrew Carnegie

28702. You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb. – Andrew Carnegie

28703. No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it. – Andrew Carnegie

28704. The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket. – Andrew Carnegie

28705. All honor’s wounds are self-inflicted. – Andrew Carnegie

28706. Mr. Morgan buys his partners; I grow my own. – Andrew Carnegie

28707. You must capture and keep the heart of the original and supremely able man before his brain can do its best. – Andrew Carnegie

28708. Aim for the highest. – Andrew Carnegie

28709. And while the law of competition may be sometimes hard for the individual, it is best for the race, because it ensures the survival of the fittest in every department. – Andrew Carnegie

28710. As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do. – Andrew Carnegie

28711. Concentrate your energies, your thoughts and your capital. The wise man puts all his eggs in one basket and watches the basket. – Andrew Carnegie

28712. Concentration is my motto – first honesty, then industry, then concentration. – Andrew Carnegie

28713. Do your duty and a little more and the future will take care of itself. – Andrew Carnegie

28714. Every act you have ever performed since the day you were born was performed because you wanted something. – Andrew Carnegie

28715. He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave. – Andrew Carnegie

28716. I resolved to stop accumulating and begin the infinitely more serious and difficult task of wise distribution. – Andrew Carnegie

28717. I shall argue that strong men, conversely, know when to compromise and that all principles can be compromised to serve a greater principle. – Andrew Carnegie

28718. Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best. – Andrew Carnegie

28719. I would as soon leave my son a curse as the almighty dollar. – Andrew Carnegie

28720. Immense power is acquired by assuring yourself in your secret reveries that you were born to control affairs. – Andrew Carnegie

28721. People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing. – Dale Carnegie

28722. The person who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore. – Dale Carnegie

28723. The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it. – Dale Carnegie

28724. The ideas I stand for are not mine. I borrowed them from Socrates. I swiped them from Chesterfield. I stole them from Jesus. And I put them in a book. If you don’t like their rules, whose would you use? – Dale Carnegie

28725. The expression a woman wears on her face is far more important than the clothes she wears on her back. – Dale Carnegie

28726. The essence of all art is to have pleasure in giving pleasure. – Dale Carnegie

28727. Tell the audience what you’re going to say, say it; then tell them what you’ve said. – Dale Carnegie

28728. Only the prepared speaker deserves to be confident. – Dale Carnegie

28729. Remember happiness doesn’t depend upon who you are or what you have; it depends solely on what you think. – Dale Carnegie

28730. Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment. – Dale Carnegie

28731. The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another’s keeping . – Dale Carnegie

28732. We all have possibilities we don’t know about. We can do things we don’t even dream we can do. – Dale Carnegie

28733. Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get. – Dale Carnegie

28734. The royal road to a man’s heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most. – Dale Carnegie

28735. The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. – Dale Carnegie

28736. There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave. – Dale Carnegie

28737. There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it. – Dale Carnegie

28738. There is only one way… to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it. – Dale Carnegie

28739. One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon instead of enjoying the roses that are blooming outside our windows today. – Dale Carnegie

28740. Today is life-the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today. Get interested in something. Shake yourself awake. Develop a hobby. Let the winds of enthusiasm sweep through you. Live today with gusto. – Dale Carnegie

28741. If you want to be enthusiastic, act enthusiastic. – Dale Carnegie

28742. When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but creatures of emotion. – Dale Carnegie

28743. When fate hands you a lemon, make lemonade. – Dale Carnegie

28744. You can close more business in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you. – Dale Carnegie

28745. You can conquer almost any fear if you will only make up your mind to do so. For remember, fear doesn’t exist anywhere except in the mind. – Dale Carnegie

28746. You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you. – Dale Carnegie

28747. You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing. – Dale Carnegie

28748. Those convinced against their will are of the same opinion still. – Dale Carnegie

28749. Feeling sorry for yourself, and your present condition, is not only a waste of energy but the worst habit you could possibly have. – Dale Carnegie

28750. Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. – Dale Carnegie

28751. Your purpose is to make your audience see what you saw, hear what you heard, feel what you felt. Relevant detail, couched in concrete, colorful language, is the best way to recreate the incident as it happened and to picture it for the audience. – Dale Carnegie

28752. Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic. – Dale Carnegie

28753. Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain – and most fools do. – Dale Carnegie

28754. Applause is a receipt, not a bill. – Dale Carnegie

28755. Are you bored with life? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours. – Dale Carnegie

28756. Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success. – Dale Carnegie

28757. Do the hard jobs first. The easy jobs will take care of themselves. – Dale Carnegie

28758. Do the thing you fear to do and keep on doing it… that is the quickest and surest way ever yet discovered to conquer fear. – Dale Carnegie

28759. Don’t be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves. – Dale Carnegie

28760. Each nation feels superior to other nations. That breeds patriotism – and wars. – Dale Carnegie

28761. If you want to gather honey, don’t kick over the beehive. – Dale Carnegie

28762. Fear not those who argue but those who dodge. – Dale Carnegie

28763. Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed we possessed. – Dale Carnegie

28764. First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst. – Dale Carnegie

28765. Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success. – Dale Carnegie

28766. Happiness doesn’t depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude. – Dale Carnegie

28767. If only the people who worry about their liabilities would think about the riches they do possess, they would stop worrying. – Dale Carnegie

28768. If you believe in what you are doing, then let nothing hold you up in your work. Much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities. The thing is to get the work done. – Dale Carnegie

28769. If you can’t sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there worrying. It’s the worry that gets you, not the lack of sleep. – Dale Carnegie

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28770. If you want to conquer fear, don’t sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy. – Dale Carnegie

28771. Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy. – Dale Carnegie

28772. Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire. – Dale Carnegie

28773. It isn’t what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about. – Dale Carnegie

28774. Men of age object too much, consult too long, adventure too little, repent too soon, and seldom drive business home to the full period, but content themselves with a mediocrity of success. – Dale Carnegie

28775. Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all. – Dale Carnegie

28776. Fear doesn’t exist anywhere except in the mind. – Dale Carnegie

28777. Speakers who talk about what life has taught them never fail to keep the attention of their listeners. – Dale Carnegie

28778. Acting? No, it is not for me. I would be terrible. – Kim Carnes

28779. I love to write, to sing, to make music. Not to act: I am horrible. – Kim Carnes

28780. The European public has always been great to me. – Kim Carnes

28781. There I was, an 18-year-old mimic rooming with a blind whistler. – Art Carney

28782. You’re looking at an actor whose price has just doubled. – Art Carney

28783. But I don’t think that sculpture belongs in everyday life like a table does, or like a chair. – Anthony Caro

28784. Early One Morning takes time and, I mean, all things like that I felt were very important. – Anthony Caro

28785. So, in other words, how you respond to a sculpture, how a viewer sees the sculpture, is vital. – Anthony Caro

28786. I was trying to learn about Lyndon Johnson when he was young and creating his first political machine in the Texas hill country. I moved there for three years. You had to learn that world. – Robert Caro

28787. I like new ballets because they’re totally new. As you get older, new experiences are harder and harder to come by, so it’s pretty great to have a new experience. – Robert Caro

28788. Lyndon Johnson, as majority leader of the United States Senate, he made the Senate work. – Robert Caro

28789. I sometimes feel that if your book sells more than 20 years, then there’s something in it that you can say, gee, I did something that endures, that’s timeless. – Robert Caro

28790. I really wanted there to be something in my life that I enjoy just for the beauty of it. – Robert Caro

28791. I never went to a ballet until I was 45 years old. I don’t know why. – Robert Caro

28792. I never wanted to do biography just to tell the life of a famous man. I always wanted to use the life of a man to examine political power, because democracy shapes our lives. – Robert Caro

28793. Everything seems to be going faster and faster. It’s really harder to create something that endures. The New York City Ballet has succeeded in doing that. – Robert Caro

28794. Everyone believed the Senate could not really be led. It used to take so long to rise up through seniority. – Robert Caro

28795. Ballet is sort of a mystery to me. And I don’t want to unravel that mystery. – Robert Caro

28796. At the ballet, you really feel like you’re in the presence of something outside the rest of your life. Higher than the rest of your life. – Robert Caro

28797. As you get older, you sometimes feel that it’s harder and harder to get something new and wonderful to come into your life. – Robert Caro

28798. My predictions are notably inaccurate. – Robert Caro

28799. I deliberately made an effort not to become an expert on the ballet. – Robert Caro

28800. The New York City Ballet is obviously speaking to a whole new generation and bringing it the same wonder and beauty that it brought previous generations. – Robert Caro

28801. You come in off the street, through the doors of the theater. You sit down. The lights go down and the curtain goes up. And you’re in another world. – Robert Caro

28802. The Senate is an unknowing world. – Robert Caro

28803. The ballet embodies the notes of music. And sometimes you almost feel like you can see the notes dance up there on the stage. – Robert Caro

28804. Sometimes during a ballet I’ll look around and see all these rows of intent faces, concentrating on this beautiful thing up on the stage. – Robert Caro

28805. Robert Moses wasn’t elected to anything. We’re taught that in a democracy power comes from being elected. He had more power than anyone, and he held it for 48 years. – Robert Caro

28806. The moment the curtain rose on that first ballet, I knew something wonderful and new had come into my life. I can still see the first scene. The ballet was Divertimento No. 15. – Robert Caro

28807. When I did small films like Lily and Buenos Vista, everyone thought my career would be ruined. – Leslie Caron

28808. It’s the first film that I made where the director was not present under the camera, and it threw me. – Leslie Caron

28809. James Ivory comes close to the actors for the first rehearsal. He more or less lets you direct yourself and then will only correct you if he finds it incorrect. – Leslie Caron

28810. The American is wholeheartedly for love and romance at any cost. – Leslie Caron

28811. The most important thing is to remain active and to love what you are doing. – Leslie Caron

28812. The studio system collapsed only when Elizabeth Taylor charged $1 million for Cleopatra. – Leslie Caron

28813. In order to have great happiness you have to have great pain and unhappiness – otherwise how would you know when you’re happy? – Leslie Caron

28814. We were all ruled by the studio system. I signed a contract for seven years. – Leslie Caron

28815. It’s very difficult to marry into another civilization. – Leslie Caron

28816. You have actresses like Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts, who have roles specially written for them. – Leslie Caron

28817. I seemed to belong to three countries: I had an apartment in Paris, a house in Hollywood, and when I married British theater director Peter Hall, I moved to London. – Leslie Caron

28818. There were many good actresses in my time like Jane Powell and Debbie Reynolds, but I was the only dancer. – Leslie Caron

28819. I had two children. I had a nanny to manage my kids. – Leslie Caron

28820. Cinema will always have an important role to play in society. – Leslie Caron

28821. Fred Astaire was a more formal, trained dancer who loved waltzing and only danced with the girls. – Leslie Caron

28822. No matter what you do, your person comes through. You can’t completely change yourself on the screen. I had in mind someone colder and more in control, but I couldn’t do it. This human note just crept in and maybe it’s better. – Leslie Caron

28823. I got as little as a $75 a week when I started. – Leslie Caron

28824. I went to the Tokyo Film Festival in Japan because I love Japanese cinema. – Leslie Caron

28825. I hate biographies which say, I was called to such and such an office, and he offered me so and so, and I got so and so money. I find that very tedious. The best biographies are written by other people. – Leslie Caron

28826. I know a lot of Americans in Paris who have married Frenchmen. They keep bringing up their experience, the clash of civilizations, the clash of personalities. – Leslie Caron

28827. I went to Kerala in India, to learn Ayurveda, which was fantastic. – Leslie Caron

28828. I regret not doing a film that I was offered with Clark Gable because the script was not good enough. – Leslie Caron

28829. I think it’s the end of progress if you stand still and think of what you’ve done in the past. I keep on. – Leslie Caron

28830. I toured the Middle Eastern countries with the ballet. – Leslie Caron

28831. I was trying to be very at ease in this arrogant person, and very worldly, but something human came into the part. I hate to say that. I wanted to be totally worldly. – Leslie Caron

28832. I longed to break out of the system and do different roles. – Leslie Caron

28833. The road Cordelia has travelled, the journey she has taken up to now has been such a joy to play as an actress, because there have been so many chances to do so many different emotions. – Charisma Carpenter

28834. You know, nothing is ever happily-ever-after. Ever. – Charisma Carpenter

28835. When you gain 50 pounds during pregnancy like I did, you fear that you’ll never get back in shape. – Charisma Carpenter

28836. When I was first starting out, and I was less established, I was really concerned about being typecast. – Charisma Carpenter

28837. Well, they know that I’m not very anxious to get into one hour again. – Charisma Carpenter

28838. There’s a pretty good chance that you’re going to go down when you’re on a motorcycle or if you’re sky diving or whatever, but that happened before I even got this job, and I haven’t sky dived since. – Charisma Carpenter

28839. Sure, I’d take the responsibility of queen any day. – Charisma Carpenter

28840. Sometimes decisions get made and it ends up being God doing for you what you couldn’t do for yourself. – Charisma Carpenter

28841. So, I’m happy to do that because it’s a wonderful working relationship but I will be going out for pilot season for half hour work and that’s the gamble I’m taking. – Charisma Carpenter

28842. So I begged, half way into season two, for them to let me cut my hair. – Charisma Carpenter

28843. Oh heck yeah, I totally would love to have a Phantom Dennis in real life. – Charisma Carpenter

28844. This is funny because I just had a job over the summer for VH1, a project I did called Strange Frequency where I got to play a Goth rock band singer. – Charisma Carpenter

28845. I think essentially the meaning of life is probably the journey and not really any one thing or an outcome or a result. – Charisma Carpenter

28846. I wrapped that Monday and started on my third episode for Miss Match on Thursday of that same week and we just wrapped yesterday cause it was split over the holiday. – Charisma Carpenter

28847. I’m a mixed breed and hope to live longer because of it. – Charisma Carpenter

28848. It’s been a difficult thing because some great opportunities have come and I’ve just been holding my breath and praying… I’m basically gambling hoping something will come along this season and if not, I don’t know what the future holds. – Charisma Carpenter

28849. Most of the time I meet my trainer at the gym and we do a lot of everything: weights circuit with cardio, football drills, sprinting with weights on the treadmill. – Charisma Carpenter

28850. I had been warned not to get on a motorcycle, sort of. I think there is a clause in most general basic contracts to keep yourself in one piece and not alter your looks without telling them first. – Charisma Carpenter

28851. Cause I was such a novice and thank God that Sarah was as seasoned as she was because she was really a great leader in that regard in the sense that she would communicate really well with the crew. – Charisma Carpenter

28852. I don’t mind playing the same character, but if it’s not well done, then I’m not interested. – Charisma Carpenter

28853. I had developed a sitcom with UPN, but it wasn’t picked up. – Charisma Carpenter

28854. I don’t think that they know fully what’s happening with Miss Match so therefore I don’t know how many more if any, if the show’s even gonna keep going. – Charisma Carpenter

28855. My ideas had been taking a socialistic shape for many years; but they were lacking in definite outline. – Edward Carpenter

28856. I was in the Square at the time. The crowd was a most good-humoured, easy going, smiling crowd; but presently it was transformed. A regiment of mounted police came cantering up. – Edward Carpenter

28857. With my somewhat vague aspiring mind, to be imprisoned in the rude details of a most material life was often irksome. – Edward Carpenter

28858. Where there had been only jeers or taunts at first, crowds come to listen with serious and sympathetic men. – Edward Carpenter

28859. When he was twenty-three or twenty-four my father began to learn German and read philosophy in his spare hours, which did not look as though he were destined to remain long on board ship! – Edward Carpenter

28860. Whatever the practical value of the Walden experiment may be, there is no question that the book is one of the most vital and pithy ever written. – Edward Carpenter

28861. We lived within two hundred yards of the sea, and its voice was in our ears night and day. – Edward Carpenter

28862. The other thing that happened in 1883 was my reading of Thoreau’s Walden. – Edward Carpenter

28863. The general fact of surplus value, namely that the workmen does not get the full value of his labours, and that he is taken advantage of by the capitalist, is obvious. – Edward Carpenter

28864. IN April 1882 my father died; and I was at once whirled out of my land of dreams into a very different sphere. – Edward Carpenter

28865. IT is curious that, with my somewhat antinomian tendencies, I should have gone to Trinity Hall – which was, and is, before all a Law College – and should thus have been thrown into close touch with the legal element in life. – Edward Carpenter

28866. I should like these few words to be read over the grave when my body is placed in the earth; for though it is possible I may be present and conscious of what is going on, I shall not be able to communicate. – Edward Carpenter

28867. I might have simply settled down into an armchair literary life. I really don’t know exactly why I didn’t. – Edward Carpenter

28868. Great success in examinations does naturally not as a rule go with originality of thought. – Edward Carpenter

28869. For so, surely you will cast a light of gladness upon his onward journey, and contribute your part towards the building of that kingdom of love which links our earth to heaven. – Edward Carpenter

28870. Early in 1888 one or two of us got together to establish our own Sheffield Socialist Society. – Edward Carpenter

28871. Do not think too much of the dead husk of your friend, or mourn too much over it, but send your thoughts out towards the real soul or self which has escaped – to reach it. – Edward Carpenter

28872. The nice thing about being a writer is that you can make magic happen without learning tricks. – Humphrey Carpenter

28873. Autobiography is probably the most respectable form of lying. – Humphrey Carpenter

28874. I can write, He floated up to the ceiling, and a baby rabbit came out of his pocket, grew wings, and flew away. And you will believe that it really happened. That’s magic, isn’t it? – Humphrey Carpenter

28875. What scares me is what scares you. We’re all afraid of the same things. That’s why horror is such a powerful genre. All you have to do is ask yourself what frightens you and you’ll know what frightens me. – John Carpenter

28876. To make Michael Myers frightening, I had him walk like a man, not a monster. – John Carpenter

28877. One could make money and get a career going with a low-budget horror film about killers attacking on holidays. It is always flattering to have somebody copy you. – John Carpenter

28878. It’s a very good time for horror. This business certainly has changed, but there’s still room for serious horror films. Look at 28 Days Later, that’s not a tongue-in-cheek picture. – John Carpenter

28879. In Halloween, I viewed the characters as simply normal teenagers. Laurie, Jamie Lee’s character, was shy and somewhat repressed. And Michael Myers, the killer, is definitely repressed. They have certain similarities. – John Carpenter

28880. In England, I’m a horror movie director. In Germany, I’m a filmmaker. In the US, I’m a bum. – John Carpenter

28881. Evil hiding among us is an ancient theme. – John Carpenter

28882. I made a decision back in 1978 that, in a trade off for money when I directed Halloween, I would have my name above the title in order to basically brand these movies my own. – John Carpenter

28883. I’m just afraid I’m gonna miss it all… being married… being a mother. – Karen Carpenter

28884. I enjoy money. – Karen Carpenter

28885. Not enough people in this world are happy. – Karen Carpenter

28886. It’s kinda nice to be remembered by your peers and your fans, because you can achieve a lot of success and be a creep too! But we try to be nice, just normal people. – Karen Carpenter

28887. The image we have would be impossible for Mickey Mouse to maintain. We’re just… normal people. – Karen Carpenter

28888. I enjoy money. Not enough people in this world are happy. I’m determined to be contented, and having plenty of money from working makes it easier for me. – Karen Carpenter

28889. I’m determined to be contented, and having plenty of money from working makes it easier for me. – Karen Carpenter

28890. I feel like the health industry is getting nothing but stronger every day. – Karen Carpenter

28891. Instead of looking at life as a narrowing funnel, we can see it ever widening to choose the things we want to do, to take the wisdom we’ve learned and create something. – Liz Carpenter

28892. A major advantage of age is learning to accept people without passing judgment. – Liz Carpenter

28893. Anybody against women, against the ERA, should never be voted into office again. – Liz Carpenter

28894. I have worked all my life, wanted to work all my life, needed to work all my life. – Liz Carpenter

28895. I learned in my four decades in Washington that one person can make a difference. – Liz Carpenter

28896. I’ve never… when I was having songs on the airwaves, and that sort of thing, I never felt a sense of pressure anywhere except from myself, to do things the way I wanted to do them; to feel authentic; to feel like I was presenting my true self to the world. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28897. It’s a marvelous feeling when someone says ‘I want to do this song of yours’ because they’ve connected to it. That’s what I’m after. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28898. It’s a pretty frantic world that we live in. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28899. It’s like the code of living by yourself. People who are single know what I’m talking about. You eat standing up, reading the paper. Or you say to yourself, this isn’t even cutting it, I’m taking a TV dinner and I’m getting in bed here. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28900. My sisters and I were fortunate to travel through Asia and Europe at very young ages. We confronted extraordinary beauty in Athens and unspeakable poverty in India. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28901. So I came home and I had a resume and everything, but the only job experience I had was just playing in bars and clubs on my summers off. So, I was temping and stuff during the day and playing music at night. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28902. So I think that if I do feel more freedom right now in my career, it’s not so much because I have less at stake but more a sense that I’ve learned more. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28903. You know, I didn’t have enough money to quit my day job… the myth of the major label deal. Nowadays, you have a tour bus and a stylist and all this stuff. But back then, no way. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28904. When I think of the artists I admire and seek out musically. It’s because I’m curious about where they’re going to go the next time they have a chance to put a record out. It’s not about where I find them on the radio dial, or how many records they’re selling. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28905. I’m a liberal arts junkie. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28906. There’s timing. And then there’s also certain people at the record company who worked incredibly hard and were incredibly enthusiastic about what I was doing. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28907. I was a liberal arts junkie and I figured, well, I’ll go work for somebody somewhere. All I knew was that I was going to have to come home and figure it out. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28908. I think that every new record is a chance to… I think what it is for me is my heart and soul at that moment in time… I’ve always felt that just being able to make a record is a privilege. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28909. I kept thinking, I went to college and I have to get a real job. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28910. I don’t think you need to dumb down to a child, you merely have to be clear, you know? – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28911. I don’t really remember my folks singing to us, but they read to us. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28912. Emmy Lou Harris introduced me to the work of the Vietnam Veterans of America foundation and the Campaign for a Land Mine Free World. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28913. Dreamland is a book, but it’s my song in book form. It’s translated itself into a different medium. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28914. As far as feeling freedom in my career now versus five years ago… I think if I feel any more free it’s simply because of the experiences that I’ve had, and the wisdom I’ve accumulated from that time. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28915. You know, that single girl life and that sense of isolation – that doesn’t leave you just like that. And that’s what that song is about. I remember that, and that is imprinted on me, that sense. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28916. About age ten, we moved from the place where I was born, moved overseas. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28917. I went to college and I never allowed myself to think for an instant that I would have this chance to do this. – Mary Chapin Carpenter

28918. Those who have always had faith in its final success can do no less than rejoice as if it was our own triumph after five years of daily struggle to impose Cuban music on the European continent. – Alejo Carpentier

28919. I gladly accepted the commission but was uncertain about what the end result would be. On the one hand, Cuban music was conquering the world; being heard everywhere, and our small island was already producing one of the popular musical genres of the 20th century. – Alejo Carpentier

28920. I studied harmony and composition in a very spontaneous manner. – Alejo Carpentier

28921. Attack is only one half of the art of boxing. – Georges Carpentier

28922. Life is very interesting if you make mistakes. – Georges Carpentier

28923. Thirteen thousand dollars a year is not enough to raise a family. That’s not enough to pay your bills and save for their future. That’s barely enough to provide for even the most basic needs. – Thomas Carper

28924. Class action lawsuits are an important part of our legal system. All citizens should have the right to band together and settle grievances with bigger companies, but that system is broken and it needs fixing. – Thomas Carper

28925. Clean air is a basic right. The responsibility to ensure that falls to Congress and the president. – Thomas Carper

28926. Delaware’s firefighters put their lives in jeopardy every day in an effort to keep families safe. – Thomas Carper

28927. For me, our beaches have always been a source of personal inspiration. – Thomas Carper

28928. That’s not all our crops can do. We are also learning how to transform plants into factories. We can now raise plants that will create enzymes that would otherwise be created in chemical factories. – Thomas Carper

28929. I’d love to do acting, but it’d definitely have to be comedy. I can’t do serious. It’s completely beyond me. – Allan Carr

28930. I’m just generally hugely frustrated, I’m a very, very frustrated man. I’m just a ball of pent-up frustration. – Allan Carr

28931. You should never meet your heroes. Paul Newman… I was so excited about meeting him, but he turned up in shell suit bottoms, slippers, and a jumper. He was just so worn out and old, he wanted to go home. – Allan Carr

28932. I’ve met Nicole Kidman, Elton John, loads of people. – Allan Carr

28933. If you go on stage with the wrong attitude, or something in your performance is off, you can lose an audience in the first minute. That first minute is crucial. – Allan Carr

28934. We had our first meeting yesterday, and we just laughed all the way through, so if we can bottle that, then I’ll be happy. We just get on, and that’s half the battle. – Allan Carr

28935. I hate Shakespeare. I think Shakespeare’s rubbish. – Allan Carr

28936. I went to Montreal. My first gig went very badly. They just weren’t laughing at anything. I found out they were a load of Christians, and it was a gig to raise money for a new church roof. – Allan Carr

28937. It’s Charley’s Aunt and The Odd Couple rolled into one. – Allan Carr

28938. I was at college doing performing arts, and just spending all my time mucking about, and the lecturers thought I would be pretty good at stand-up, so I gave it a whirl. – Allan Carr

28939. I think over there in Montreal they’re a bit hardcore with the old homos. They’re not that keen on them. – Allan Carr

28940. I still get excited about meeting celebrities, because I don’t think I’m a celebrity myself. – Allan Carr

28941. I haven’t really got much get up and go. I can’t believe I’m on the telly. I’m so lazy. – Allan Carr

28942. I didn’t really want to be a comedian. – Allan Carr

28943. A lot of comedians, when they have a bad gig, will blame everything but themselves. They’ll blame the crowd, or the room was wrong, it had a weird vibe, or the promoter promoted a weird atmosphere. – Allan Carr

28944. I like old people falling over, that’s what makes me laugh. – Allan Carr

28945. I was quite pleased that Prince Philip didn’t say anything like, I hate queers! He was quite well behaved. – Allan Carr

28946. I feel horribly vindicated. Three thousand people died who didn’t have to die. – Caleb Carr

28947. Warfare against civilians must never be answered in kind. Terror must never be answered with terror. – Caleb Carr

28948. I’m still a firm believer that we were definitely put here to use our minds, and that is what makes us different. And that that’s the key. If there is anything that is going to stop mankind from being such a beastly, destructive creature, it is reason. – Caleb Carr

28949. I wanted nothing less than to be a fiction writer when I was a kid. If you had told me I would be an artist or novelist when I grew up, I would have laughed in your face. – Caleb Carr

28950. Every human being must find his own way to cope with severe loss, and the only job of a true friend is to facilitate whatever method he chooses. – Caleb Carr

28951. I was a pretty angry kid, and I got into military history largely as a way to vent my own anger. As I got older it narrowed down to a more specific focus on individual violence. I’m just trying to understand where it came from. – Caleb Carr

28952. You must be absolutely honest and true in the depicting of a totem for meaning is attached to every line. You must be most particular about detail and proportion. – Emily Carr

28953. The artist himself may not think he is religious, but if he is sincere his sincerity in itself is religion. – Emily Carr

28954. You come into the world alone and you go out of the world alone yet it seems to me you are more alone while living than even going and coming. – Emily Carr

28955. You always feel when you look it straight in the eye that you could have put more into it, could have let yourself go and dug harder. – Emily Carr

28956. Twenty can’t be expected to tolerate sixty in all things, and sixty gets bored stiff with twenty’s eternal love affairs. – Emily Carr

28957. Trees love to toss and sway; they make such happy noises. – Emily Carr

28958. You will have to experiment and try things out for yourself and you will not be sure of what you are doing. That’s all right, you are feeling your way into the thing. – Emily Carr

28959. The men resent a woman getting any honour in what they consider is essentially their field. Men painters mostly despise women painters. So I have decided to stop squirming, to throw any honour in with Canada and women. – Emily Carr

28960. Perfectly ordered disorder designed with a helter-skelter magnificence. – Emily Carr

28961. Oh, Spring! I want to go out and feel you and get inspiration. My old things seem dead. I want fresh contacts, more vital searching. – Emily Carr

28962. Life’s an awfully lonesome affair. You come into the world alone and you go out of the world alone yet it seems to me you are more alone while living than even going and coming. – Emily Carr

28963. It is wonderful to feel the grandness of Canada in the raw. – Emily Carr

28964. I think that one’s art is a growth inside one. I do not think one can explain growth. It is silent and subtle. One does not keep digging up a plant to see how it grows. – Emily Carr

28965. I sat staring, staring, staring – half lost, learning a new language or rather the same language in a different dialect. So still were the big woods where I sat, sound might not yet have been born. – Emily Carr

28966. Be careful that you do not write or paint anything that is not your own, that you don’t know in your own soul. – Emily Carr

28967. There is something bigger than fact: the underlying spirit, all it stands for, the mood, the vastness, the wildness. – Emily Carr

28968. Yup, the toilet is my best friend before a show. – Eric Carr

28969. You know, who cares about seeing the girls when everybody wants to see the band. That’s what’s important, KISS is important. I think we look great, and the attitude is there, and I’m real happy with it. – Eric Carr

28970. When I was a kid, I went through a lot of musical phases, and one was when I’d learn everything that The Beatles ever recorded. After I started drums, I fell in love with their music so much that I just wanted to learn everything. – Eric Carr

28971. There’s no dancing girls. We’re kinda like secondary to the thing. It’s a story about these two guys that are in love with this one girl and how it unfolds and what happens. – Eric Carr

28972. I wished that I could have been down there because Paul actually wanted me to do the tour with him, but then he realized that it just wouldn’t be right. It wouldn’t be a solo tour anymore. It would look like just half of KISS. – Eric Carr

28973. I was in one bar band from 1965 to ’69, then I was in another one from 1970 to ’79 – a 9-year bar band! – Eric Carr

28974. I can’t say why people lie; they just do. Everyone has their own reasons for not telling the truth. – Eric Carr

28975. I can’t wait to get out. It’s been much too long, I don’t like being home. I’d rather play. This tour is going to be really big. We’re gonna have the biggest show we can have. It’s gonna be different not like the old KISS shows. – Eric Carr

28976. You look at the descriptions of Whitey by law enforcement during his early years, and they sum him up pretty well. He was the same guy 40 years later; he just had $40 million more, and had committed 40 more murders. – Howie Carr

28977. Reporters used to be blue-collar; at the Globe now, it’s practically required that you have a trust fund. – Howie Carr

28978. About 25 years ago, I started out as a reporter covering politics. And that sort of just evolved into organized crime, because organized crime and politics were the same thing in Boston. – Howie Carr

28979. I think among the retired FBI agents there are some who would not like to see him come back, but I think the people running the FBI now are interested in catching him. – Howie Carr

28980. ‘Born to play? Hmmm. Probably Romeo… or Hamlet, I guess. Also, I’d be a great Alexander the Great. – David Carradine

28981. But, Tarantino has seen all of my movies. He’s seen my good stuff, he’s seen my bad stuff, he’s seen the ones I directed, he’s read my autobiography. There’s an awful lot of things he knows about me, all of which I think had something to do with his casting. – David Carradine

28982. I don’t need to convince anybody that I know kung fu, but maybe somebody needs to know that I really can act, without doing a Chinese accent or a funny walk. – David Carradine

28983. I like Bill a lot. As Bill is presented, I mean you don’t ever see Bill blow her head off? You know? And I think what Quentin has done is he created a monster. – David Carradine

28984. Because you know how you say I’ve got to really get down and really do some training and then of course, you never do or you do it for a couple of weeks and slough it back off again but I’m being forced to do something that I really want to do and I loved it. – David Carradine

28985. Quentin wanted to create this special world in which everybody walks around with a samurai sword, extras in the airport, a special little place in the airplane to stick your samurai sword. – David Carradine

28986. Most actors spend a lot of time training themselves to be an actor. And I kind of didn’t do that. I just started doin’ it in front of an audience and had to deliver. – David Carradine

28987. It was pretty extensive – we worked out 8 hours a day, 5 days a week, for 3 months, which I think is more than anybody in the Olympics. I thought well I don’t need this, the girls need it, but it was a gift. – David Carradine

28988. In the second installment, I pretty much dominate the show. Somehow or another, though, I manage to apparently dominate the first show pretty well with just my voice and my hands and a shot of my boots kicking cartridges out of the way. – David Carradine

28989. If you cannot be a poet, be the poem. – David Carradine

28990. I’ve worked with a lot of real heavy hitters, and Quentin is maybe heads and shoulders, at least a forehead, above just about anybody I’ve ever worked with. – David Carradine

28991. I’m not regretful about dropping acid, but I could have stopped it a little sooner. – David Carradine

28992. I was involved in a web cartoon of Kung Fu with WB a few years back. – David Carradine

28993. I remember when I did the pilot, and I though no network is going to want to do this. How could that happen? A half Chinese guy walking the old west that doesn’t fire one gun and never gets on a horse? – David Carradine

28994. My big fight is not in the movie and I don’t understand that decision but I know he’s right about it, whatever it is. Quentin did not hire me because I’m a kung fu expert; he hired me because he liked to listen to me talk. – David Carradine

28995. Quentin is very organic; there was no way that he was going to put someone else’s hand in there and anyway, my hands are kind of famous. It seemed right. – David Carradine

28996. Tarantino is the coolest damn guy; he’s just so much fun to work with. He might be the best director I’ve ever worked with. He just seems to know how to do it and he knows how to make you feel good about it. He’s having so much fun you start having fun. You can’t help it. – David Carradine

28997. There’s an alternative. There’s always a third way, and it’s not a combination of the other two ways. It’s a different way. – David Carradine

28998. Why would you be afraid of death? It would be an inconvenience. I have a lot of undone things and it’s bound to get in the way. But, no, it doesn’t scare me at all. – David Carradine

28999. You know, I’ve never actually really believed that death is inevitable. I just think it’s a rumor. – David Carradine

29000. Well I would never say to anybody that Warren Beatty got fired, but uh, I think he and Quentin fell out of love, and I think Warren told Quentin to hire me for the film. – David Carradine

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