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180000 famous quotes part 62 – 61001 to 62000

61001. I’d like to get back into journalism. I’m hoping someone will offer me a job as a commentator or one of those political analysts that you see on the news shows all the time. – Jeff Gannon

61002. I was given a White House – well, you will have to ask the White House that. But I asked to attend the White House briefing because I was, you know, because I wanted to report on the activities there. – Jeff Gannon

61003. I use a pseudonym, because my real name is very difficult to pronounce, to remember, and to spell. And many people who have been talking about me on television have yet to pronounce it correctly. – Jeff Gannon

61004. I have always had an attorney on retainer, and now I believe I will have to put him to work. – Jeff Gannon

61005. I answered their questions truthfully and honestly, but I would prefer not to say more. I assume the information was routed back and that is why I was not called to testify. – Jeff Gannon

61006. Even though it has been very painful, lots of opportunities have come forward journalistically. Once all of this blows over, I think it might actually help that I have gotten this attention. – Jeff Gannon

61007. As I’ve said, I’ve been advised not to get into the specifics out there. Is there some truth out there? Yes. Is there a lot of falsehood out there? Absolutely. – Jeff Gannon

61008. And I’m hoping that fair-minded people will stand up and say that what’s been done to me is wrong, and that-that people’s personal lives have no impact on their ability to be a journalist, you know. Why should my past prevent me from having a future? – Jeff Gannon

61009. If I am communicating to my readers exactly what the White House believes on any certain issue, that’s reporting to them an unvarnished, unfiltered version of what they – the Administration – believe. – Jeff Gannon

61010. Baseball is a game of race, creed, and color. The race is to first base. The creed is the rules of the game. The color? Well, the home team wears white uniforms, and the visiting team wears gray. – Joe Garagiola

61011. Nolan Ryan is pitching much better now that he has his curve ball straightened out. – Joe Garagiola

61012. The Orioles’ Dick Hall comes off the mound like a drunk kangaroo on roller skates. – Joe Garagiola

61013. One thing you learned as a Cubs fan: when you bought you ticket, you could bank on seeing the bottom of the ninth. – Joe Garagiola

61014. It’s pitching, hitting and defense that wins. Any two can win. All three make you unbeatable. – Joe Garagiola

61015. I went through baseball as “a player to be named later.” – Joe Garagiola

61016. Baseball is drama with an endless run and an ever-changing cast. – Joe Garagiola

61017. I know a baseball star who wouldn’t report the theft of his wife’s credit cards because the thief spends less than she does. – Joe Garagiola

61018. Mother Nature comes up against reality, and the reality is that the system doesn’t work. – John Garamendi

61019. I feel very strongly when there’s no chance for me to find a key to a piece. – Jan Garbarek

61020. When we are on tour we also take chances. – Jan Garbarek

61021. You have to react to what’s around you in the moment, whatever the music is. Just think of it as some place you have to enter and you need to find the key. – Jan Garbarek

61022. There’s a certain phraseology involved in jazz, and I’ve moved away from that. – Jan Garbarek

61023. The only element of jazz that I keep is improvisation. – Jan Garbarek

61024. Sometimes it works, sometimes it fails, but that’s what we face when we’re dealing with improvisation. – Jan Garbarek

61025. If you feel you have the right key, you try to make some phrase or sound that will fit. – Jan Garbarek

61026. Coltrane was moving out of jazz into something else. And certainly Miles Davis was doing the same thing. – Jan Garbarek

61027. Theatre demands different muscles and different aspects of one’s personality. – Victor Garber

61028. Sometimes his methods are questionable, and even his morals are questionable, but his intention is always to protect Sydney. So in that way I think he’s a good parent. – Victor Garber

61029. Thank goodness I started getting movie roles and then television shows came along. So I was very fortunate to be able to do all three and I like all of them. – Victor Garber

61030. I believe that acting in any medium is the same thing, it’s discovering the truth in where you are. – Victor Garber

61031. The crew loves working on the show, even though we have to work really hard. There’s nobody in the show that’s difficult. We really have a great group. – Victor Garber

61032. The first thing I read was of my character on the phone talking to Sydney’s fiance. Though short, it was so beautifully written, and it made me laugh. I thought if I wanted to play a character, this would be it. – Victor Garber

61033. The hardest thing for me is not to keep laughing. Jennifer particularly is like a clown. – Victor Garber

61034. One day, we were doing a serious scene and fast talking like we do and we could not stop laughing and the director had to stop the production. We had to go to our trailer and calm down and do it all again. – Victor Garber

61035. The stage is where I feel most comfortable, and I miss it all the time. – Victor Garber

61036. Sometimes, his methods and his motives are questionable and even his morals are questionable in the way he does things. But I think his intention is always to protect his daughter. – Victor Garber

61037. Then I did one fight scene, and they said it looked good. Because I did it well enough, they’ve given me more. – Victor Garber

61038. We, some cast members and I, even went on a weekend trip together and spent the weekend at an inn, because we enjoy each other’s company so much, and it was so cool. – Victor Garber

61039. What I realized was how difficult an hour show is and how miserable you can be if you’re not happy doing it. – Victor Garber

61040. When I first read the script a few years ago I thought it was one of the best written scripts I had ever read. – Victor Garber

61041. You can only do so much theatre. – Victor Garber

61042. You have to find something there that relates to the characters and reality on some level. – Victor Garber

61043. The most sinister aspect of Jack is his detachment, his ability to distance himself from his feelings. – Victor Garber

61044. I have no interest in directing. I’ve no talent for it. – Victor Garber

61045. And when I go to see plays, I marvel at how people can do that. I’ve done it all my life, but I still find it mystical. – Victor Garber

61046. Being on a television series is sort of life-altering on every level. – Victor Garber

61047. I find out more about Jack every week. Essentially, I’m the same character, but I’m having more fun this season because I’m doing more aliases, you know. I like the surprise of not knowing. – Victor Garber

61048. That’s why, when Alias came along, I knew I’d be OK if the show was on for five or six years because the writing was so good and the creative team was so strong. – Victor Garber

61049. I had done some TV movies that were great experiences but, no, I wasn’t looking to do a series. – Victor Garber

61050. My theory about Jack is that he’s not a very good parent. – Victor Garber

61051. I like the fact that Jack is always wearing a tie except when he’s on a mission. I do like it when I get out there and dress up, or dress down, a little bit. – Victor Garber

61052. I remember the first reading of the script we had and everybody was sitting around the table. I was very impressed with the level of acting that was in the room, particularly with Jennifer who has so much responsibility. – Victor Garber

61053. It’s disgusting that a Broadway show can’t try out anymore, that no matter where they are in the world, there is this massive dialogue going on between people damning or praising it. – Victor Garber

61054. I find that everything I do is demanding, like Jack Bristow is a complicated man and I do a lot of explaining in the show, it takes a lot of energy and concentration. – Victor Garber

61055. My mother couldn’t have been happier when I said I was moving to New York. – Victor Garber

61056. I think from a very young age I always have this desire to perform. – Victor Garber

61057. It’s about these people who are inextricably together for whatever reasons, and they happen to be in the spy world. It’s about relationships, and the bottom line is, that’s why you care. – Victor Garber

61058. In our show you have to pay attention and know what happened before. I think it’s very intelligent entertainment. It makes demands of viewers that a lot of shows don’t. – Victor Garber

61059. If you were to come to the set of Alias, you’d know how silly we all are. And I mean, silly. – Victor Garber

61060. I’ve been amazed that it’s so popular with people. But it’s been fantastic. People are very excited when I walk into a place and they recognize me from the series. – Victor Garber

61061. I’m very serious about acting. – Victor Garber

61062. If you are blessed, you are blessed, whether you are married or single. – Greta Garbo

61063. Being a movie star, and this applies to all of them, means being looked at from every possible direction. You are never left at peace, you’re just fair game. – Greta Garbo

61064. I don’t want to be a silly temptress. I cannot see any sense in getting dressed up and doing nothing but tempting men in pictures. – Greta Garbo

61065. I never said, ‘I want to be alone.’ I only said, ‘I want to be left alone.’ There is all the difference. – Greta Garbo

61066. I smoke all the time, one after the other. – Greta Garbo

61067. I want to be alone. – Greta Garbo

61068. I wish I were supernaturally strong so I could put right everything that is wrong. – Greta Garbo

61069. Anyone who has a continuous smile on his face conceals a toughness that is almost frightening. – Greta Garbo

61070. There are many things in your heart you can never tell to another person. They are you, your private joys and sorrows, and you can never tell them. You cheapen yourself, the inside of yourself, when you tell them. – Greta Garbo

61071. If only those who dream about Hollywood knew how difficult it all is. – Greta Garbo

61072. You don’t have to be married to have a good friend as your partner for life. – Greta Garbo

61073. This is where I have wasted the best years of my life. – Greta Garbo

61074. There seems to be a law that governs all our actions so I never make plans. – Greta Garbo

61075. There are some who want to get married and others who don’t. I have never had an impulse to go to the altar. I am a difficult person to lead. – Greta Garbo

61076. Your joys and sorrows. You can never tell them. You cheapen the inside of yourself if you do tell them. – Greta Garbo

61077. The story of my life is about back entrances, side doors, secret elevators and other ways of getting in and out of places so that people won’t bother me. – Greta Garbo

61078. My talents fall within definite limitations. I am not as versatile an actress as some think. – Greta Garbo

61079. Life would be so wonderful if we only knew what to do with it. – Greta Garbo

61080. It is bitter to think of one’s best years disappearing in this unpolished country. – Greta Garbo

61081. Is there anything better than to be longing for something, when you know it is within reach? – Greta Garbo

61082. I’m tired and nervous and I’m in America. Here you don’t know that you live. – Greta Garbo

61083. There is no one who would have me – I can’t cook. – Greta Garbo

61084. They think my life is glamourous. It’s not true. I obviously get to come in and do radio interviews. That’s the glamour. But other than that, I eat and sleep and that’s it. Eat, sleep and do shows. – Adam Garcia

61085. You eventually get used to looking at girls picking their leotards out of their bums and that sort of stuff. – Adam Garcia

61086. They spend an awful lot of money on I-don’t-know-what in Hollywood movies; I certainly didn’t get any of it. But they sure do love spending money. – Adam Garcia

61087. Families, particularly, tend to be the ones that you take the most for granted. They seem to slip under the radar, all those important things – it almost becomes second nature to do so. – Adam Garcia

61088. People do more important jobs than acting in film that should be recognised, but for some reason it’s big money, so people are elevated in status. If I was a bus driver, I’m sure you wouldn’t be interviewing me. – Adam Garcia

61089. It’s better not to work than to work in something you don’t want to be working in. – Andy Garcia

61090. They say a lot of women would like to see me naked, but there’s not a lens long enough for that. – Andy Garcia

61091. Children make you a better everything. Daughters open up a whole different sensibility to you. When you have children, it focuses you on them as opposed to on yourself. – Andy Garcia

61092. She is Cuba. If you want to love her, you have to be with her, but you can’t be with her in her current state. It’s the point of view of all exiles – you have to leave the thing you cherish most. – Andy Garcia

61093. You have to love the guy that you play, even if you play the villain, you’ve got to love him. – Andy Garcia

61094. My uncle, who was a little more flamboyant, always said the guy who dressed the best was Fred Astaire. – Andy Garcia

61095. My grandfather was a very elegant individual. My father also. He was a lawyer and farmer in Cuba. In Miami, he had to go to work wherever he could. But whenever it was time to go out, you saw how they cared for how they looked. – Andy Garcia

61096. My first interest was always music, and somehow that channelled itself into films and acting. I don’t know what the natural transition of it was. I mean I acted a little bit when I was young and like any kid would in a community theatre. – Andy Garcia

61097. Movies are very hard to make, to get it all to come together. So many people have their say in what the end product of films are. – Andy Garcia

61098. If you want to experiment, do something temporary. – Andy Garcia

61099. I’ve had my moments of insanity. But there is a certain responsibility to set proper examples for your children, and that influences your choices in every aspect of your life. – Andy Garcia

61100. I’m not the type of person who goes through all this effort for a movie, and then doesn’t care if anybody sees it. I want them to see it, and I want them to see it on the big screen. – Andy Garcia

61101. I’m a staunch anti-Castro individual. – Andy Garcia

61102. I wish we didn’t have to tell this story. – Andy Garcia

61103. I think if the movie has resonance and stimulates the viewer to talk about it, you can have as large an audience as you want. The most important thing for me is that the movie exists. And that’s success enough already. – Andy Garcia

61104. Everything I do in my life is very instinctual and in the moment. If I’m attracted to something, that’s it. If I have reservations, those don’t change till they’re resolved. My first impression is how I go. – Andy Garcia

61105. Becoming a producer enables you to empower yourself, to make the film that you want to make. I have desires to make movies – I have movies I’m developing, and things that I’m interested in. – Andy Garcia

61106. I don’t control the movies that are offered to me, but I make choices based on certain parameters. – Andy Garcia

61107. If I had it my way, I never would have left San Francisco, but things change and that’s the nature of this business. We have to move on. We hopefully get opportunities down the road that we take advantage of. – Jeff Garcia

61108. I don’t know if it’s how I speak or what it is about me that presents that sort of label, but I don’t know how many times I have to be out in public with a girlfriend to stop that from being said. – Jeff Garcia

61109. I really want to make this the last stop of my career. I don’t want to be a vagabond, so to speak, and be traveling from team to team, year in and year out. I’m not that type of guy. I like to be settled. – Jeff Garcia

61110. I’ll be ready. I’m ready right now. – Jeff Garcia

61111. I’ll take as much work as I can get. You can always need more work. – Jeff Garcia

61112. Just because an individual in his 30s hasn’t found true love and, yes, there are opportunities to date but it also forces you to be more particular. In so many ways, you become more adamant about finding that right person and not allowing yourself to open up to just anybody. – Jeff Garcia

61113. I don’t think that Slaughterhouse-Five was successful movie material. In fact, Vonnegut’s books mostly I don’t feel are movie material. – Jerry Garcia

61114. And as far as I’m concerned, it’s like I say, drugs are not the problem. Other stuff is the problem. – Jerry Garcia

61115. So we are pretty convinced we don’t want to play huge stadiums unless we can play them well. – Jerry Garcia

61116. So it’s one of those things where we have to – our problem is pacing ourselves and still reaching a large enough number of our audience. Because we don’t want to burn the audience. And we don’t want to be excluding anybody. – Jerry Garcia

61117. Our strong suit is what we do, and our audience. – Jerry Garcia

61118. If we had any nerve at all, if we had any real balls as a society, or whatever you need, whatever quality you need, real character, we would make an effort to really address the wrongs in this society, righteously. – Jerry Garcia

61119. I’m shopping around for something to do that no one will like. – Jerry Garcia

61120. I’m not trying to clock scores in this lifetime, it’s just that things are better now than they were like five, ten years ago. Music has gotten a lot better. There’s a lot of people who are committed to – soulfully. – Jerry Garcia

61121. I think it’s too bad that everybody’s decided to turn on drugs, I don’t think drugs are the problem. Crime is the problem. Cops are the problem. Money’s the problem. But drugs are just drugs. – Jerry Garcia

61122. I read somewhere that 77 per cent of all the mentally ill live in poverty. Actually, I’m more intrigued by the 23 per cent who are apparently doing quite well for themselves. – Jerry Garcia

61123. I mean, whatever kills you kills you, and your death is authentic no matter how you die. – Jerry Garcia

61124. The alternate media are becoming important and viable alternatives to playing live. Records, videos, that kind of thing. They’re going to start to count for something. Because there’s only a limited amount of us-time available to us. – Jerry Garcia

61125. I have all the patience in the world about Sirens. For me it’s not a Grateful Dead project, it’s a Me project. – Jerry Garcia

61126. The real problems are cultural. The problems of the people who take drugs as a cultural trap – I think there’s a real problem there, the crack stuff, the hopelessness of the junkie. The urban angst. – Jerry Garcia

61127. I don’t know why, it’s the same reason why you like some music and you don’t like others. There’s something about it that you like. Ultimately I don’t find it’s in my best interests to try and analyze it, since it’s fundamentally emotional. – Jerry Garcia

61128. Hunter can write a melody and stuff like that, but his forte is lyrics. He can write a serviceable melody to hang his lyrics on, and sometimes he comes up with something really nice. – Jerry Garcia

61129. For me, the lame part of the Sixties was the political part, the social part. The real part was the spiritual part. – Jerry Garcia

61130. Death comes at you no matter what you do in this life, and to equate drugs with death is a facile comparison. – Jerry Garcia

61131. Constantly choosing the lesser of two evils is still choosing evil. – Jerry Garcia

61132. But hey, when you live in Watts, you need a little smack to get by, you know what I mean? You need something soft and comfortable in your life, ’cause you’re not going to get it from what’s around you. And society isn’t going to give it to you. – Jerry Garcia

61133. But audio is a component of video, so there’s always been that anyway, and although we’ve never expressed a visual side apart from the Grateful Dead movie, I don’t find it that remote, you know what I mean? It’s a departure of sorts, but it’s like a first cousin. – Jerry Garcia

61134. And Warner Bros. seems to be pretty much into re-releasing all of their catalog. So there’s the Warner Bros. stuff and the stuff that we have control over, we’re gradually re-releasing it. Some stuff we don’t have control over. – Jerry Garcia

61135. And there’s a lot of that stuff with people bringing their kids, kids bringing their parents, people bringing their grandparents – I mean, it’s gotten to be really stretched out now. It was never my intention to say, this is the demographics of our audience. – Jerry Garcia

61136. And the live show is still our main thing. – Jerry Garcia

61137. And for me there’s still more material than 20 lifetimes that I can use up. – Jerry Garcia

61138. I mean, just because you’re a musician doesn’t mean all your ideas are about music. So every once in a while I get an idea about plumbing, I get an idea about city government, and they come the way they come. – Jerry Garcia

61139. We’re not uncomfortable with it, and we’ve already been through enough of the music business where I’m not really worried that commercial success is going to in some way – we’re already past saving, you know what I mean? It’s too late for us. – Jerry Garcia

61140. What we do is as American as lynch mobs. America has always been a complex place. – Jerry Garcia

61141. Yeah, I think we have to. If we want our shows to be – if we want the quality of the shows to be good, and we want the energy to be high, and if we want to be in good enough physical shape to do them, and not exhaust ourselves on the road, and not get stale, we have to pace. – Jerry Garcia

61142. America is still mostly xenophobic and racist. That’s the nature of America, I think. – Jerry Garcia

61143. Stuff that’s hidden and murky and ambiguous is scary because you don’t know what it does. – Jerry Garcia

61144. People don’t really want to know what happens. They ask you for just a second, but then they don’t want to know. – Jorge Garcia

61145. That’s basically what I’m doing when I’m tapping them – getting my toes to the end of my shoes. – Nomar Garciaparra

61146. When I go home my mother still makes me take out the garbage. – Nomar Garciaparra

61147. My inspiration was the game itself, not any individual player in it. – Nomar Garciaparra

61148. I love the game of baseball. – Nomar Garciaparra

61149. Back then, my idol was Bugs Bunny, because I saw a cartoon of him playing ball – you know, the one where he plays every position himself with nobody else on the field but him? Now that I think of it, Bugs is still my idol. You have to love a ballplayer like that. – Nomar Garciaparra

61150. You know it as soon as you walk in Yankee Stadium. The electricity is there every time, every day. – Nomar Garciaparra

61151. For a long period in my life – it lasted about 10 years – I had writer’s block. – Mary Garden

61152. Krishna children were taught that in the spiritual world there were no parents, only souls and hence this justified their being kept out of view from others, cloistered in separate buildings and sheltered from the evil material world. – Mary Garden

61153. Research on child abuse suggests that religious beliefs can foster, encourage, and justify the abuse of children. When contempt for sex underlies teachings, this creates a breeding ground for abuse. – Mary Garden

61154. Reading Stephen King’s book, On Writing, was like being cornered and forced to have a long, drawn out mental enema. – Mary Garden

61155. My inner critic who had begun piping up about how hopeless I was and how I didn’t know to write. – Mary Garden

61156. My block was due to two overlapping factors: laziness and lack of discipline. – Mary Garden

61157. My biggest excuse to others and myself was that I had writer’s block, as if it was some kind of illness. – Mary Garden

61158. It was not uncommon for the children to be told they were being treated this way because it was their bad karma and they must have hurt a child in a past life. – Mary Garden

61159. In the early 1930s, flying from England to Australia was the longest flight in the world. It was considered extremely dangerous and hazardous, pushing pilots to the limits of mechanical skills and human endurance. Aviation was young. – Mary Garden

61160. In the back of my mind was the constant hankering, almost yearning, to write but something always stopped me in my tracks. Or if I did find my way to put a pen to paper or finger on a keyboard I’d give up after a few minutes. I’d find other things to do: Anything but writing. – Mary Garden

61161. I decided to write about the myths of divorce. – Mary Garden

61162. I deleted all the games from my computer. I spent days trawling the Internet. I started slowly. – Mary Garden

61163. A wonderful emotion to get things moving when one is stuck is anger. It was anger more than anything else that had set me off, roused me into productivity and creativity. – Mary Garden

61164. I was a new devotee of Eastern mysticism and even though I did not join that particular group, I could well have done. They seemed a bit extreme but I regarded myself as not quite ready. – Mary Garden

61165. If you really want to write, then shut yourself in a room, close the door, and WRITE. If you don’t want to write, do something else. It’s as simple as that. – Mary Garden

61166. Talent, like beauty, to be pardoned, must be obscure and unostentatious. – Marguerite Gardiner

61167. Yes, the meeting of dear friends atones for the regret of separation; and like it so much enhances affection, that after absence one wonders how one has been able to stay away from them so long. – Marguerite Gardiner

61168. Who could look on these monuments without reflecting on the vanity of mortals in thus offering up testimonials of their respect for persons of whose very names posterity is ignorant? – Marguerite Gardiner

61169. When we bring back with us the objects most dear, and find those we left unchanged, we are tempted to doubt the lapse of time; but one link in the chain of affection broken, and every thing seems altered. – Marguerite Gardiner

61170. We never respect those who amuse us, however we may smile at their comic powers. – Marguerite Gardiner

61171. The Temple of Diana is in the vicinity of the fountain, which has given rise to the conjecture that it originally constituted a portion of the ancient baths. – Marguerite Gardiner

61172. Tears may be dried up, but the heart – never. – Marguerite Gardiner

61173. In France, a woman may forget that she is neither young nor handsome; for the absence of these claims to attention does not expose her to be neglected by the male sex. – Marguerite Gardiner

61174. I see little alteration at Lyons since I formerly passed through it. Its manufactories are, nevertheless, flourishing, though less improvement than could be expected is visible in the external aspect of the place. – Marguerite Gardiner

61175. Happiness consists not in having much, but in being content with little. – Marguerite Gardiner

61176. Arles is certainly one of the most interesting towns I have ever seen, whether viewed as a place remarkable for the objects of antiquity it contains, or for the primitive manners of its inhabitants and its picturesque appearance. – Marguerite Gardiner

61177. Here Fashion is a despot, and no one dreams of evading its dictates. – Marguerite Gardiner

61178. The chief prerequisite for a escort is to have a flexible conscience and an inflexible politeness. – Marguerite Gardiner

61179. The Romans used every housing form known today and they have a remarkably modern look. – Stephen Gardiner

61180. In Japanese art, space assumed a dominant role and its position was strengthened by Zen concepts. – Stephen Gardiner

61181. In Egypt, the living were subordinate to the dead. – Stephen Gardiner

61182. In cities like Athens, poor houses lined narrow and tortuous streets in spite of luxurious public buildings. – Stephen Gardiner

61183. Human requirements are the inspiration for art. – Stephen Gardiner

61184. Victorian architecture in the United States was copied straight from England. – Stephen Gardiner

61185. Good buildings come from good people, ad all problems are solved by good design. – Stephen Gardiner

61186. French architecture always manages to combine the most magnificent underlying themes of architecture; like Roman design, it looks to the community. – Stephen Gardiner

61187. Until we perceive the meaning of our past, we remain the mere carriers of ideas, like the Nomads. – Stephen Gardiner

61188. The mystery is what prompted men to leave caves, to come out of the womb of nature. – Stephen Gardiner

61189. The medieval hall house was very primitive when it became the characteristic form of dwelling of the landowner of the Middle Ages. – Stephen Gardiner

61190. What people want, above all, is order. – Stephen Gardiner

61191. The mandala describes balance. This is so whatever the pictorial form. – Stephen Gardiner

61192. In the East there is a gap between the top of a wall and underside of a roof; it acts as a screen, and the Chinese were able to use it as they wished. – Stephen Gardiner

61193. Up until the War of the Roses there had been continual conflict in England. – Stephen Gardiner

61194. The Japanese put houses in among the trees and allowed nature to gain the ascendancy in any composition. – Stephen Gardiner

61195. The ancient Greeks noticed that a man with arms and legs extended described a circle, with his navel as the center. – Stephen Gardiner

61196. The center of Western culture is Greece, and we have never lost our ties with the architectural concepts of that ancient civilization. – Stephen Gardiner

61197. The chief concern of the French Impressionists was the discovery of balance between light and dark. – Stephen Gardiner

61198. The corridor is hardly ever found in small houses, apart from the verandah, which also serves as a corridor. – Stephen Gardiner

61199. The Egyptian contribution to architecture was more concerned with remembering the dead than the living. – Stephen Gardiner

61200. The Egyptian tomb was the outcome of the Mesopotamian influence and followed from the religious crisis the country had undergone. – Stephen Gardiner

61201. The English light is so very subtle, so very soft and misty, that the architecture responded with great delicacy of detail. – Stephen Gardiner

61202. The exterior cannot do without the interior since it is from this, as from life, that it derives much of its inspiration and character. – Stephen Gardiner

61203. The frame of the cave leads to the frame of man. – Stephen Gardiner

61204. The further forward we go, the further back we have to explore in order to go forward again. – Stephen Gardiner

61205. The garden, by design, is concerned with both the interior and the land beyond the garden. – Stephen Gardiner

61206. The greater the step forward in knowledge, the greater is the one taken backward in search of wisdom. – Stephen Gardiner

61207. In Japanese houses the interior melts into the gardens of the outside world. – Stephen Gardiner

61208. The interior of the house personifies the private world; the exterior of it is part of the outside world. – Stephen Gardiner

61209. In the crowded and difficult conditions of a steep hillside, houses have had to struggle to establish their territory and to survive. – Stephen Gardiner

61210. The largest and most influential houses chiefly demonstrate the aloofness of the French approach. – Stephen Gardiner

61211. The logic of Palladian architecture presented an aesthetic formula which could be applied universally. – Stephen Gardiner

61212. The American order reveals a method that was largely the outcome of material necessity, as exemplified by the Colonial style and the grid. – Stephen Gardiner

61213. Stonehenge was built possibly by the Minoans. It presents one of man’s first attempts to order his view of the outside world. – Stephen Gardiner

61214. People like terra firma, and they should be allowed to walk where they wish. – Stephen Gardiner

61215. Of all the lessons most relevant to architecture today, Japanese flexibility is the greatest. – Stephen Gardiner

61216. Like flats of today, terraces of houses gained a certain anonymity from identical facades following identical floor plans and heights. – Stephen Gardiner

61217. Land is the secure ground of home, the sea is like life, the outside, the unknown. – Stephen Gardiner

61218. It was only from an inner calm that man was able to discover and shape calm surroundings. – Stephen Gardiner

61219. It is thought that the changeover from hunter to farmer was a slow, gradual process. – Stephen Gardiner

61220. It is hardly surprising that the Georgian domestic style emerges as the most remarkable in the world. – Stephen Gardiner

61221. In the Scottish Orkneys, the little stone houses with their single large room and central hearth had an extraordinary range of built-in furniture. – Stephen Gardiner

61222. Georgian architecture respected the scale of both the individual and the community. – Stephen Gardiner

61223. The Industrial Revolution was another of those extraordinary jumps forward in the story of civilization. – Stephen Gardiner

61224. Houses mean a creation, something new, a shelter freed from the idea of a cave. – Stephen Gardiner

61225. What’s the point? My face, shall we say, looks lived in. – Ava Gardner

61226. I think the main reason my marriages failed is that I always loved too well but never wisely. – Ava Gardner

61227. I suffered, I really suffered, with all three of my husbands. And I tried damn hard with all three, starting each marriage certain that it was going to last until the end of my life. Yet none of them lasted more than a year or two. – Ava Gardner

61228. I have only one rule in acting – trust the director and give him heart and soul. – Ava Gardner

61229. I don’t understand people who like to work and talk about it like it was some sort of goddamn duty. Doing nothing feels like floating on warm water to me. Delightful, perfect. – Ava Gardner

61230. Deep down, I’m pretty superficial. – Ava Gardner

61231. Because I was promoted as a sort of a siren and played all those sexy broads, people made the mistake of thinking I was like that off the screen. They couldn’t have been more wrong. – Ava Gardner

61232. In the end, I think you really only get as far as you’re allowed to get. – Gayle Gardner

61233. Well, if storytelling is important, then your narrative ability, or your ability to put into words or use what someone else has put into words effectively, is important too. – Howard Gardner

61234. Twenty-five years ago, the notion was you could create a general problem-solver software that could solve problems in many different domains. That just turned out to be totally wrong. – Howard Gardner

61235. Stories are the single most powerful tool in a leader’s toolkit. – Howard Gardner

61236. I believe that the brain has evolved over millions of years to be responsive to different kinds of content in the world. Language content, musical content, spatial content, numerical content, etc. – Howard Gardner

61237. I align myself with almost all researchers in assuming that anything we do is a composite of whatever genetic limitations were given to us by our parents and whatever kinds of environmental opportunities are available. – Howard Gardner

61238. A lot of knowledge in any kind of an organization is what we call task knowledge. These are things that people who have been there a long time understand are important, but they may not know how to talk about them. It’s often called the culture of the organization. – Howard Gardner

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61239. If I know you’re very good in music, I can predict with just about zero accuracy whether you’re going to be good or bad in other things. – Howard Gardner

61240. Talking, talking. Spinning a web of words, pale walls of dreams, between myself and all I see. – John Gardner

61241. If you don’t give your kid freedom to make choices with money, including stupid choices, he’ll make plenty when he gets to college. – John Gardner

61242. One should fight like the devil the temptation to think well of editors. They are all, without exception – at least some of the time, incompetent or crazy. – John Gardner

61243. It’s a staggering transition for high school students that found they could study five hours a week and make As and Bs. – John Gardner

61244. We are all faced with a series of great opportunities – brilliantly disguised as insoluble problems. – John W. Gardner

61245. If you have some respect for people as they are, you can be more effective in helping them to become better than they are. – John W. Gardner

61246. It is hard to feel individually responsible with respect to the invisible processes of a huge and distant government. – John W. Gardner

61247. Leaders come in many forms, with many styles and diverse qualities. There are quiet leaders and leaders one can hear in the next county. Some find strength in eloquence, some in judgment, some in courage. – John W. Gardner

61248. The hallmark of our age is the tension between aspirations and sluggish institutions. – John W. Gardner

61249. The idea for which this nation stands will not survive if the highest goal free man can set themselves is an amiable mediocrity. Excellence implies striving for the highest standards in every phase of life. – John W. Gardner

61250. The society which scorns excellence in plumbing as a humble activity and tolerates shoddiness in philosophy because it is an exalted activity will have neither good plumbing nor good philosophy: neither its pipes nor its theories will hold water. – John W. Gardner

61251. True happiness involves the full use of one’s power and talents. – John W. Gardner

61252. When one may pay out over two million dollars to presidential and Congressional campaigns, the U.S. government is virtually up for sale. – John W. Gardner

61253. Life is the art of drawing without an eraser. – John W. Gardner

61254. I am entirely certain that twenty years from now we will look back at education as it is practiced in most schools today and wonder that we could have tolerated anything so primitive. – John W. Gardner

61255. Whoever I am, or whatever I am doing, some kind of excellence is within my reach. – John W. Gardner

61256. The ultimate goal of the educational system is to shift to the individual the burden of pursing his own education. This will not be a widely shared pursuit until we get over our odd conviction that education is what goes on in school buildings and nowhere else. – John W. Gardner

61257. Our problem is not to find better values but to be faithful to those we profess. – John W. Gardner

61258. Men of integrity, by their very existence, rekindle the belief that as a people we can live above the level of moral squalor. We need that belief; a cynical community is a corrupt community. – John W. Gardner

61259. America’s greatness has been the greatness of a free people who shared certain moral commitments. Freedom without moral commitment is aimless and promptly self-destructive. – John W. Gardner

61260. One of the reasons people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure. – John W. Gardner

61261. History never looks like history when you are living through it. – John W. Gardner

61262. Political extremism involves two prime ingredients: an excessively simple diagnosis of the world’s ills, and a conviction that there are identifiable villains back of it all. – John W. Gardner

61263. Some people have greatness thrust upon them. Very few have excellence thrust upon them. – John W. Gardner

61264. Some people strengthen the society just by being the kind of people they are. – John W. Gardner

61265. The cynic says, “One man can’t do anything.” I say, “Only one man can do anything.” – John W. Gardner

61266. Much education today is monumentally ineffective. All too often we are giving young people cut flowers when we should be teaching them to grow their own plants. – John W. Gardner

61267. All laws are an attempt to domesticate the natural ferocity of the species. – John W. Gardner

61268. Excellence is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well. – John W. Gardner

61269. For every talent that poverty has stimulated it has blighted a hundred. – John W. Gardner

61270. The creative individual has the capacity to free himself from the web of social pressures in which the rest of us are caught. He is capable of questioning the assumptions that the rest of us accept. – John W. Gardner

61271. A god whose creation is so imperfect that he must be continually adjusting it to make it work properly seems to me a god of relatively low order, hardly worthy of any worship. – Martin Gardner

61272. If God creates a world of particles and waves, dancing in obedience to mathematical and physical laws, who are we to say that he cannot make use of those laws to cover the surface of a small planet with living creatures? – Martin Gardner

61273. There is still a difference between something and nothing, but it is purely geometrical and there is nothing behind the geometry. – Martin Gardner

61274. But staying awake is not real exciting for people to watch. – Randy Gardner

61275. My dad was in the Army and we traveled all over the place and I never failed to win first prize. – Randy Gardner

61276. Whoever controls the volume of money in any country is absolute master of all industry and commerce. – James A. Garfield

61277. The President is the last person in the world to know what the people really want and think. – James A. Garfield

61278. A brave man is a man who dares to look the Devil in the face and tell him he is a Devil. – James A. Garfield

61279. A law is not a law without coercion behind it. – James A. Garfield

61280. A pound of pluck is worth a ton of luck. – James A. Garfield

61281. The sin of slavery is one of which it may be said that without the shedding of blood there is no remission. – James A. Garfield

61282. If you are not too large for the place you occupy, you are too small for it. – James A. Garfield

61283. If wrinkles must be written on our brows, let them not be written upon the heart. The spirit should never grow old. – James A. Garfield

61284. If the power to do hard work is not a skill, it’s the best possible substitute for it. – James A. Garfield

61285. Ideas control the world. – James A. Garfield

61286. Ideas are the great warriors of the world, and a war that has no idea behind it, is simply a brutality. – James A. Garfield

61287. I mean to make myself a man, and if I succeed in that, I shall succeed in everything else. – James A. Garfield

61288. I love to deal with doctrines and events. The contests of men about men I greatly dislike. – James A. Garfield

61289. Justice and goodwill will outlast passion. – James A. Garfield

61290. I have had many troubles in my life, but the worst of them never came. – James A. Garfield

61291. I am trying to do two things: dare to be a radical and not a fool, which is a matter of no small difficulty. – James A. Garfield

61292. I am a poor hater. – James A. Garfield

61293. He who controls the money supply of a nation controls the nation. – James A. Garfield

61294. Few men in our history have ever obtained the Presidency by planning to obtain it. – James A. Garfield

61295. The chief duty of government is to keep the peace and stand out of the sunshine of the people. – James A. Garfield

61296. Poverty is uncomfortable; but nine times out of ten the best thing that can happen to a young man is to be tossed overboard and compelled to sink or swim. – James A. Garfield

61297. There can be no permanent disfranchised peasantry in the United States. – James A. Garfield

61298. The truth will set you free, but first it will make you miserable. – James A. Garfield

61299. Man cannot live by bread alone; he must have peanut butter. – James A. Garfield

61300. Nobody but radicals have ever accomplished anything in a great crisis. – James A. Garfield

61301. All free governments are managed by the combined wisdom and folly of the people. – James A. Garfield

61302. Right reason is stronger than force. – James A. Garfield

61303. Suicide is not a remedy. – James A. Garfield

61304. The civil service can never be placed on a satisfactory basis until it is regulated by law. – James A. Garfield

61305. Territory is but the body of a nation. The people who inhabit its hills and valleys are its soul, its spirit, its life. – James A. Garfield

61306. The ideal college is Mark Hopkins on one end of a log and a student on the other. – James A. Garfield

61307. Things don’t turn up in this world until somebody turns them up. – James A. Garfield

61308. Next in importance to freedom and justice is popular education, without which neither freedom nor justice can be permanently maintained. – James A. Garfield

61309. Reading is important. – John Garfield

61310. Must I tell the story of my life again? – John Garfield

61311. Paul’s the writer. Yeah, I wrote a little of that stuff, but that’s just technically true. In spirit, and in essence of the truth, it doesn’t matter. So I don’t know, maybe I’m being foolish for not being technical. Yeah, I wrote a certain portion of the things. – Art Garfunkel

61312. Records became much cruder in the last 20 years. Let’s put it that way. – Art Garfunkel

61313. When Paul and I were first friends, starting in the sixth grade and seventh grade, we would sing a little together and we would make up radio shows and become disc jockeys on our home wire recorder. And then came rock and roll. – Art Garfunkel

61314. After all these years, I’m finally into soccer. The World Cup is on, and my band is an international group – they’re all around me, cheering in the hotel bars. – Art Garfunkel

61315. I did have a lucky thing going on there in my throat. – Art Garfunkel

61316. I like working solo and it was a lot of fun joking around with the audience, saying things. I’m only just learning how to do certain things. – Art Garfunkel

61317. I teach well. I used to really like teaching a lot. I enjoyed it a lot and I was good at it. – Art Garfunkel

61318. I was a student at Columbia College, actually, in the Architecture school. Paul would drive in from Queens, showing me these new songs. I can’t remember us working it out. – Art Garfunkel

61319. I would start seeing, in just the sense I was saying now, the kind of record it was going to be and what the arrangement demands, and what my vocal part should be in the record. This was all emerging as the song was emerging. – Art Garfunkel

61320. I’m the kind of person who can hear that stuff. If you sing along to the radio and you’re not going to sing unison with the melody, but find the harmony, I find that pretty easy to do. – Art Garfunkel

61321. Records have images. There are wet records and dry records. And big records. – Art Garfunkel

61322. Paul is a very creative artist but I’m more that thorough, meticulous, disciplined nut. – Art Garfunkel

61323. Rodgers and Hammerstein didn’t mean anything to me. I just wanted to have a hit, I just wanted to be like those people on the radio. It was all of a case of the present tense with no projecting into the future, particularly. – Art Garfunkel

61324. So it’s mix and match. Hold your line when you really feel something you’re saying is wonderful and you really want to get this point across and prove it to your partner by just throwing it into the tape and letting it speak for itself. – Art Garfunkel

61325. We human beings are tuned such that we crave great melody and great lyrics. And if somebody writes a great song, it’s timeless that we as humans are going to feel something for that and there’s going to be a real appreciation. – Art Garfunkel

61326. We’d go to the fraternity house. It was a good place to practice. But we really wanted the kids to overhear us. And whoever heard us would go nuts over it. – Art Garfunkel

61327. Paul has more, I think, of a feel for the stage. Whereas I have it more for the notes themselves. I love record making and mixing, arranging, producing. That I love. I love to make beautiful things, but I don’t like to perform. – Art Garfunkel

61328. The priest is the personification of falsehood. – Giuseppe Garibaldi

61329. Ah, no, far be from me a thought which I loathe like poison. – Giuseppe Garibaldi

61330. Apart from these, let all others remain to guard our glorious banners. – Giuseppe Garibaldi

61331. I offer neither pay, nor quarters, nor food; I offer only hunger, thirst, forced marches, battles and death. Let him who loves his country with his heart, and not merely with his lips, follow me. – Giuseppe Garibaldi

61332. I utter this word with deepest affection and from the very bottom of my heart. – Giuseppe Garibaldi

61333. If these hands, used to fighting, would be acceptable to His Holiness, we most thankfully dedicate them to the service of him who deserves so well of the Church and of the fatherland. – Giuseppe Garibaldi

61334. Let those only return to their homes who are called by the imperative duties which they owe to their families, and those who by their glorious wounds have deserved the credit of their country. – Giuseppe Garibaldi

61335. You, too, women, cast away all the cowards from your embraces; they will give you only cowards for children, and you who are the daughters of the land of beauty must bear children who are noble and brave. – Giuseppe Garibaldi

61336. Yes, young men, Italy owes to you an undertaking which has merited the applause of the universe. You have conquered and you will conquer still, because you are prepared for the tactics that decide the fate of battles. – Giuseppe Garibaldi

61337. We shall meet again before long to march to new triumphs. – Giuseppe Garibaldi

61338. To this wonderful page in our country’s history another more glorious still will be added, and the slave shall show at last to his free brothers a sharpened sword forged from the links of his fetters. – Giuseppe Garibaldi

61339. My recollection of a hundred lovely lakes has given me blessed release from care and worry and the troubled thinking of our modern day. It has been a return to the primitive and the peaceful. – Hamlin Garland

61340. I remember a hundred lovely lakes, and recall the fragrant breath of pine and fir and cedar and poplar trees. The trail has strung upon it, as upon a thread of silk, opalescent dawns and saffron sunsets. – Hamlin Garland

61341. Whenever the pressure of our complex city life thins my blood and numbs my brain, I seek relief in the trail; and when I hear the coyote wailing to the yellow dawn, my cares fall from me – I am happy. – Hamlin Garland

61342. There is no gilding of setting sun or glamor of poetry to light up the ferocious and endless toil of the farmers’ wives. – Hamlin Garland

61343. In the silence of night I have often wished for just a few words of love from one man, rather than the applause of thousands of people. – Judy Garland

61344. If I am a legend, then why am I so lonely? – Judy Garland

61345. I’ve seen the ticket, and I still can’t believe it. When I see the money, I hope I don’t hit the floor. – Judy Garland

61346. I can live without money, but I cannot live without love. – Judy Garland

61347. How strange when an illusion dies. It’s as though you’ve lost a child. – Judy Garland

61348. For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul. – Judy Garland

61349. Behind every cloud is another cloud. – Judy Garland

61350. Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else. – Judy Garland

61351. I try to bring the audience’s own drama – tears and laughter they know about – to them. – Judy Garland

61352. You are never so alone as when you are ill on stage. The most nightmarish feeling in the world is suddenly to feel like throwing up in front of four thousand people. – Judy Garland

61353. If I’m such a legend, then why am I so lonely? Let me tell you, legends are all very well if you’ve got somebody around who loves you. – Judy Garland

61354. I’m the original take-orders girl. – Judy Garland

61355. If you have to be in a soap opera try not to get the worst role. – Judy Garland

61356. I’ve always taken ‘The Wizard of Oz’ very seriously, you know. I believe in the idea of the rainbow. And I’ve spent my entire life trying to get over it. – Judy Garland

61357. I’ve never looked through a keyhole without finding someone was looking back. – Judy Garland

61358. We cast away priceless time in dreams, born of imagination, fed upon illusion, and put to death by reality. – Judy Garland

61359. ‘Twas not my lips you kissed but my soul. – Judy Garland

61360. There have been times when I have deliberately tried to take my life… I think I must have been crying for some attention. – Judy Garland

61361. It’s lonely and cold on the top… lonely and cold. – Judy Garland

61362. I think there’s something peculiar about me that I haven’t died. It doesn’t make sense but I refuse to die. – Judy Garland

61363. I was born at the age of twelve on an MGM lot. – Judy Garland

61364. We have played a critical role in meeting the new safety standards. The Canadian space industry contributed new tools that make the inspection of the space shuttle possible. – Marc Garneau

61365. Well, my father was in the Army and we traveled quite a bit when I was growing up, and I thought that I would like to have a military career, although I was drawn more towards the Navy. – Marc Garneau

61366. Through these ongoing activities and possibly in the future, a Canadian will go live and work on the International Space Station and we will continue to make Canadians proud of our achievements in space. – Marc Garneau

61367. There are many experiments and a great deal of research that can be performed on the station that make a difference in our lives and we are committed to supporting this important vocation. – Marc Garneau

61368. The space industry is developing and delivering benefits that tie into our immediate needs and priorities here on Earth-for example, medical and materials research, and satellite communications. – Marc Garneau

61369. New standards for safety are now in place and Canada has helped provide tools and techniques that were needed. Technologies like these are innovative and represent great achievements for us. – Marc Garneau

61370. NASA wanted to assure its ability to examine the spacecraft in orbit for signs of damage. – Marc Garneau

61371. It is a challenge to have your launch date slip continuously. – Marc Garneau

61372. In 1983, NASA invited Canada to fly three payload specialists, in part because we had contributed the robotic arm that is used on the shuttle. – Marc Garneau

61373. After the Shuttle checks out on its two upcoming flights, it will be ready to take larger components up to the International Space Station later this fall. – Marc Garneau

61374. I wanted to further my education, so I went on to get a Ph.D. in electrical engineering and came back and served about ten years in the Canadian Navy as what we call a combat systems engineer. – Marc Garneau

61375. I think the crux of the matter was that if we were going to become partners in, for example, the International Space Station, we had to gain the respect of a country like the United States and particularly its space organization, NASA. – Marc Garneau

61376. I like the opportunity to travel the world and work in close company with other people. – Marc Garneau

61377. I like adventure. – Marc Garneau

61378. Canada’s a huge country, so to be able to unite the country through communication satellite technology or to be able to observe it through remote sensing technology from space is a natural fit for a country like Canada. – Marc Garneau

61379. Canada has made a strong commitment as a partner in the International Space Station and, like the other partners, wishes to see the assembly of this unique orbiting laboratory continue. – Marc Garneau

61380. Canada and space are a natural fit. – Marc Garneau

61381. I went to military college in Canada and graduated as an officer in the Navy but also as an engineer. – Marc Garneau

61382. I love it. When they stop imitating me then I’ll start wondering where I’m going wrong. Every day when I sit down to play, I learn something new. – Erroll Garner

61383. Now, I – for several years while I was researching this book, I felt quite obsessed by thoughts about sentencing, punishment, how judges arrive at their decisions. – Helen Garner

61384. We were in a great, seething moment in the 1970s. There was a new Labour government and everything seemed full of hope… But, as we got older and we saw how much women’s behaviour contributed to what was wrong, we stopped being able to see ourselves purely as. – Helen Garner

61385. But there are some wounds that can never be healed. – Helen Garner

61386. The rain began again. It fell heavily, easily, with no meaning or intention but the fulfilment of its own nature, which was to fall and fall. – Helen Garner

61387. The only thing that I was equipped for with my very mediocre college Arts degree was to get a job in teaching. – Helen Garner

61388. That’s one of the things I hope that the book can do, is to restore some dignity to Joe Cinque. – Helen Garner

61389. People demand a lot of the justice system and they demand things that it can’t deliver. – Helen Garner

61390. Well, I’m at some kind of crossroads in my life and I don’t know which way to take. It’s not about money, I mean, because I’m established enough now as a writer to get a reasonable advance if I wanted to do fiction. – Helen Garner

61391. It’s disturbing at my age to look at a young woman’s destructive behaviour and hear the echoes of it, of one’s own destructiveness in youth. – Helen Garner

61392. It’s a terrific privilege to be able to see into somebody else’s life. – Helen Garner

61393. I’m very disturbed by violence against women when it is violence. – Helen Garner

61394. I think writers are very anxious. – Helen Garner

61395. But I can’t bear it when somebody who some man made a pass at – to call that violence seems to me absurd and insulting to women who’ve really met violence, who’ve been raped or bashed. – Helen Garner

61396. I like poking my nose into other people’s lives. – Helen Garner

61397. But I now think what I was doing, in a completely unconscious way, was getting off the turf where my husband and I might be rivals. We were both working in fiction… so I look back and I see that I consciously vacated the contested ground. – Helen Garner

61398. Writers seem to me to be people who need to retire from social life and do a lot of thinking about what’s happened – almost to calm themselves. – Helen Garner

61399. I think some people wished I’d kept myself out of the book. But I kind of insist on it because I want the reader to share my engagement with the material, if you like, not pretend that I’m doing it completely intellectually. – Helen Garner

61400. At the time it seemed like a natural development of my interest in what was going on around me in society. – Helen Garner

61401. Everybody wants blockbusters. I like to see a few pictures now and then that have to do with people and have relationships, and that’s what I want to do films about. I don’t want to see these sci-fi movies, and I don’t want to do one of those. I don’t understand it. – James Garner

61402. I saw my wife at a pool, flipped over her, and 14 days later we were married. – James Garner

61403. When I started working, I didn’t have a clue what I was doing, in that I was just wandering around, hoping that I could succeed. Then after I got a little under my belt, it took me about 25 years to feel like I knew what I was doing. – James Garner

61404. I think the day you start building the war plan is the day you start beginning the postwar plan. – Jay Garner

61405. We ought to be beating our chests every day. We ought to look in the mirror, stick out our chests, suck in our bellies, and say, ‘Damn, we’re Americans,’ and smile. – Jay Garner

61406. To become a classical ballerina, you have to move to New York when you’re 12 or 11 and that becomes your life. I just wanted to be good in my company in Charleston and I wanted it to always be part of my life. – Jennifer Garner

61407. I’m still really close with everyone at home and their parents – and their brothers and sisters. I was so, so, so lucky to grow up as part of a community and I don’t take that for granted. I try very hard to stay part of it. – Jennifer Garner

61408. My big sister Melissa, is such a stud and my little sister Suzanna, has always had a perfect body and big blue eyes. We were a force. – Jennifer Garner

61409. Well, you can’t be trying to achieve success of any kind in this business without accepting that there’s going to be a flip side to it. – Jennifer Garner

61410. And now, I still really don’t care that much but now I have music playing all the time at home, which is a first for me. Whatever. Everything from Ani DiFranco to Dave Matthews to Jack Johnson and Norah Jones. – Jennifer Garner

61411. And you can’t hide in a comedy scene either. You have to give in to the scene and commit. – Jennifer Garner

61412. Beauty comes from a life well lived. If you’ve lived well, your smile lines are in the right places, and your frown lines aren’t too bad, what more do you need? – Jennifer Garner

61413. I don’t have this fantasy about marriage anymore. Everyone says it takes hard work. Well, it kind of does – and I’m much more pragmatic about romance than I used to be. – Jennifer Garner

61414. I love being physical and acting at the same time. – Jennifer Garner

61415. I think that it’s not as crazily different, my job, from anyone else’s, as people let themselves believe. I think people get wrapped up in their own idea of what it is, but it’s really not that. – Jennifer Garner

61416. I was a ballet dancer and that kind of bled into musical theater. I was constantly in rehearsal for one thing or another. – Jennifer Garner

61417. I would roll up pennies to take the subway to work in Times Square. I was broke, but I was happy. – Jennifer Garner

61418. I knew we were going to marry someday, but I was absolutely surprised when he actually proposed. And surprised he had bought a ring. I ran around the yard screaming. – Jennifer Garner

61419. I would love to see Flip get back into the league. I think he can definitely still coach in this league. I think he will be in this league quicker than sooner. – Kevin Garnett

61420. The last couple of practices, all we’ve been doing is a lot of defensive things. We’ve been going over some drills that make all of us have to communicate. – Kevin Garnett

61421. The beautiful thing about when you go through a slide is that you learn from it. Not just saying that you learn from it, but applying the things that you have learned. – Kevin Garnett

61422. So you’re dealing with a coach, and you’re dealing with a guy who’s actually experienced NBA basketball from a player’s perspective and actually goes about it that way. – Kevin Garnett

61423. So we take a lot of pride in that. It’s really on us to turn this thing around. I think this last month we’ve done just that. We’ve pointed ourself in the direction that we want to be, and I think we’re starting to head towards that. Right now we’re in a nice rhythm. – Kevin Garnett

61424. Kev has these old Boston drills, where you all have to talk to each other, and interact, and it’s helped us. – Kevin Garnett

61425. We have to do the impossible, but it is possible. – Kevin Garnett

61426. I’m from the bottom, I understand what it’s like to have and to not have. My perception on giving is to put yourself in those people’s shoes and go from there. So that’s what I did. – Kevin Garnett

61427. We know that in order for us to turn this around, it doesn’t matter how many coaches they bring in here, assistants, weight trainers, whoever, we’re the ones that are going to have turn it around. And I think just took that responsibility on ourselves. – Kevin Garnett

61428. Going from Flip to Kev, obviously you don’t want to see someone ever lose their job. For me it’s probably a little more difficult, because other than Bill Blair, Flip is all I knew. – Kevin Garnett

61429. It’s scary when one day the city is there and the next day it’s gone. To see the water actual kill people, I couldn’t believe it. I never fathomed it could bury a city. – Kevin Garnett

61430. Too much coffee. Too much coffee and Gatorade. It’s a hell of a mix. If you’re ever tired in the morning, just try that mix, and tell me what you think. – Kevin Garnett

61431. Let’s be very honest about what this is about. It’s not about bashing Democrats, it’s not about taxes, they have no idea what the Boston tea party was about, they don’t know their history at all. This is about hating a black man in the White House. This is racism straight up. – Janeane Garofalo

61432. I guess I just prefer to see the dark side of things. The glass is always half empty. And cracked. And I just cut my lip on it. And chipped a tooth. – Janeane Garofalo

61433. I say at this point, for different reasons, Bush and Hussein are both very threatening to world peace and to deny that is to be incredibly naive. – Janeane Garofalo

61434. I would have to say loneliness is next to uncleanliness. – Janeane Garofalo

61435. Iraq is a manufactured conflict for the sake of geopolitical dominance in the area. – Janeane Garofalo

61436. Is being an idiot like being high all the time? – Janeane Garofalo

61437. I can do most anything and not have a problem with it. The only time I have negative attention is when I run naked through the streets brandishing a handgun. – Janeane Garofalo

61438. I actually was class clown, but I don’t know how that happened because I’ve never been considered an outwardly funny person-as the people in this room will attest. – Janeane Garofalo

61439. The term ‘celebrity’ makes my skin crawl. – Janeane Garofalo

61440. When Communist U.S.S.R. was a superpower, the world was better off. The right-wing media is trying to marginalize the peace movement. – Janeane Garofalo

61441. When I see the American flag, I go, ‘Oh my God, you’re insulting me.’ – Janeane Garofalo

61442. To me, there is no greater act of courage than being the one who kisses first. – Janeane Garofalo

61443. I absolutely realize that a celebrity spokesperson is not ideal. – Janeane Garofalo

61444. I have a disease, but I also have a lot of other things. – Teri Garr

61445. I have heard all kinds of stories about telling employers about MS and I really don’t know what the answer is. I am a private person, but I have found support by talking to fellow MSrs in the community. – Teri Garr

61446. You can be diagnosed and treated early. And there is hope for the future. – Teri Garr

61447. There are things that you can do today that, years ago, there was nothing. The community today needs to know that with MRI and the current medications the view is good. – Teri Garr

61448. With this disease it is so easy to throw in the towel, and that is the worst thing we can do. – Teri Garr

61449. There’s always going to be somebody worse off than me. – Teri Garr

61450. I have an enormous fondness for delicious food. It’s very comforting. – Teri Garr

61451. I go to my physical therapist to keep fighting it and one of them told me if you don’t use it, you lose it, but I know we’re on television so I won’t say what I would often say. – Teri Garr

61452. I do Pilates a lot. I don’t do a lot of cardiovascular stuff. – Teri Garr

61453. Any movie I’ve ever made, the minute you walk on the set they tell you who’s the person to buy it from. – Teri Garr

61454. You can keep it to yourself, but you could also call a support team like the team at MS LifeLines. They are there to support the MS community and give good advice. – Teri Garr

61455. I have been off the motorcycles for about 20 years now, but that doesn’t mean I can’t still do it. – Teri Garr

61456. I plan to live to be 120! – Teri Garr

61457. If you get a diagnosis, get on a therapy, keep a good attitude and keep your sense of humor. – Teri Garr

61458. I’ve always been this insane. Isn’t that interesting? – Teri Garr

61459. I’m wondering if they haven’t reported all the people with MS, because if all of the cases were reported, the government would have to step in and give more financial aid to us. – Teri Garr

61460. I understand how hard it is to talk to people about MS. You don’t want pity or random advice. – Teri Garr

61461. I think there are a lot of myths about MS, and it may have affected my career. – Teri Garr

61462. I think eventually they’re going to find out that MS is like 10 different things. I have a neurological disease something like MS, and it’s MS, so let’s take medicine for it. – Teri Garr

61463. I take one of the interferon therapies, Rebif. – Teri Garr

61464. I refused David Letterman’s proposal of marriage for obvious reasons, but thanks for asking. – Teri Garr

61465. I recently saw the movie about Ray Charles, and there’s a scene where he falls down and the mother doesn’t help him. She says, I don’t want anyone to treat you like a cripple. I’ve fallen down before, and Molly will say, get up and just go. – Teri Garr

61466. You have to lift your head up out of the mud and just do it. – Teri Garr

61467. There were symptoms that I saw, and though I went to many doctors and had many tests, no one diagnosed MS. – Teri Garr

61468. You have to find out what’s right for you, so it’s trial and error. You are going to be all right if you accept realistic goals for yourself. – Teri Garr

61469. MS doesn’t define who I am. – Teri Garr

61470. I have worked enough and I am happy to be touring the country speaking about living with MS to give people inspiration and motivation to help themselves. – Teri Garr

61471. My doctor said, for want of a better word, now that we’ve got medicines out here that can help, let’s put you on one of them and say we’re treating MS. – Teri Garr

61472. Oddly enough, MS has made my life so much better than it was before. I now appreciate what I have and I am not running around like a rat in a maze. – Teri Garr

61473. Seventy-five percent of MS sufferers are women. – Teri Garr

61474. Someday they may cure MS, that idiot thing. It gets in there and they can’t get it out. – Teri Garr

61475. Take a step back, evaluate what is important, and enjoy life. – Teri Garr

61476. In addition to having a good partnership with a good doctor, you have to do some of the work yourself. Go online, read about it, and find out what you can tolerate. – Teri Garr

61477. My whole life, I’ve been telling jokes. – Brad Garrett

61478. I love strong women, not only in life but in craft. – Brad Garrett

61479. You take away all the other luxuries in life, and if you can make someone smile and laugh, you have given the most special gift: happiness. – Brad Garrett

61480. Humor is healing. – Brad Garrett

61481. But I believe that there are marriages where you can have your pool table and she can have her scrapbooking room or garden or whatever it is. But when everyone has what they want, it’s not funny. There’s no conflict. – Brad Garrett

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61482. I was very, very large as a kid and never athletic, and my home life was a little upside down and I never felt comfortable. – Brad Garrett

61483. I would probably be a teacher if I weren’t a comedian. – Brad Garrett

61484. It’s all I have left in my life, caffeine and a poodle. – Brad Garrett

61485. It’s fun to play people who are flawed. – Brad Garrett

61486. We don’t take care of our teachers and our cops and our firemen. They should be at the top of our list. – Brad Garrett

61487. I think we love watching people that are flawed because we’re all flawed. – Brad Garrett

61488. There’s a black man inside of me just trying to make bail. – Brad Garrett

61489. This is the problem for which revolutionary theory has yet to find the right solution, if there is one. The difficulty is that the economic interests of the two classes are antagonistic. – Garet Garrett

61490. The spectacle of a great, solvent government paying a fictitious price for gold it did not want and did not need and doing it on purpose to debase the value of its own paper currency was one to astonish the world. – Garet Garrett

61491. The winds that blow our billions away return burdened with themes of scorn and dispraise. – Garet Garrett

61492. There was endless controversy as to whether the acts of the New Deal did actually move recovery or retard it, and nothing final could ever come of that bitter debate because it is forever impossible to prove what might have happened in place of what did. – Garet Garrett

61493. Revolution in the modern case is no longer an uncouth business. – Garet Garrett

61494. To the revolutionary mind the American vista must have been almost as incredible as Genghis Khan’s first view of China – so rich, so soft, so unaware. – Garet Garrett

61495. Well, where there is freedom doubt itself must be free. – Garet Garrett

61496. You do not defend a world that is already lost. – Garet Garrett

61497. The New Deal was going to redistribute the national income according to ideals of social and economic justice. – Garet Garrett

61498. Business is in itself a power. – Garet Garrett

61499. Formerly government was the responsibility of people; now people were the responsibility of government. – Garet Garrett

61500. If the great Government of the United States were a private corporation no bank would take its name on a piece of paper, because it has cynically repudiated the words engraved upon its bonds. – Garet Garrett

61501. If you put a ten dollar bill under the rug instead of spending it, that is capital formation. It represents ten dollars’ worth of something that might have been immediately consumed, but wasn’t. – Garet Garrett

61502. Is it security you want? There is no security at the top of the world. – Garet Garrett

61503. It is the function of the President, representing the executive principle, to execute the laws. – Garet Garrett

61504. Loyalty of the law-making power to the executive power was one of the dangers the political fathers foretold. – Garet Garrett

61505. The New Deal’s enmity for that system of free and competitive private enterprise which we call capitalism was fundamental. – Garet Garrett

61506. Lenin, the greatest theorist of them all, did not know what he was going to do after he had got the power. – Garet Garrett

61507. The main benefit of the book for the more experienced practitioners is as an evangelical tool. The book will give you some ways of expressing the value and importance of your work that you may not have had before. – Jesse James Garrett

61508. But despite the universality of URLs, we often forget that they’re not just a handy way to address network resources. They’re also valuable communication tools. – Jesse James Garrett

61509. But the best teams I’ve encountered have one important thing in common: their team structure and processes cover a full range of distinct competencies necessary for success. – Jesse James Garrett

61510. Content is often the reason users come to your site. – Jesse James Garrett

61511. Google is making a huge investment in developing the Ajax approach. – Jesse James Garrett

61512. I’m not sure that you can say definitively that some roles are better filled by consultants, but I would say that some projects are better handled by consultants. – Jesse James Garrett

61513. Building technical systems involves a lot of hard work and specialized knowledge: languages and protocols, coding and debugging, testing and refactoring. – Jesse James Garrett

61514. My job involves a lot of different skills now – I’m as much entrepreneur and management consultant as anything else these days – but IA is still my favorite part of the work I do. – Jesse James Garrett

61515. The more everybody knows about all aspects of the problems we face, the better off all of us will be. Less time spent explaining things means more time for coming up with creative solutions. – Jesse James Garrett

61516. Ajax is an important development for Web applications, and its importance is only going to grow. – Jesse James Garrett

61517. If you need to take a step back from day-to-day operations and plot out the long-term direction of your user experience strategy, consultants can give you a perspective you can’t get on your own. – Jesse James Garrett

61518. Also, if nothing else, writing this book has really changed the way I experience bookstores. I have a whole different appreciation for the amount of work packed into even the slimmest volume on the shelves. – Jesse James Garrett

61519. As much as we may want to withdraw into a world of pure problem solving, we have to acknowledge that the most successful architectures are the ones you can actually convince someone to implement. – Jesse James Garrett

61520. User-centered design means understanding what your users need, how they think, and how they behave – and incorporating that understanding into every aspect of your process. – Jesse James Garrett

61521. At Adaptive Path, we’ve been doing our own work with Ajax over the last several months, and we’re realizing we’ve only scratched the surface of the rich interaction and responsiveness that Ajax applications can provide. – Jesse James Garrett

61522. Besides, Weebles are too hard to draw – they just end up looking like eggs, not people. – Jesse James Garrett

61523. Ajax isn’t a technology. It’s really several technologies, each flourishing in its own right, coming together in powerful new ways. – Jesse James Garrett

61524. Well, the whole story is in the book, but the short answer is that I was the first information architect in an organization that was traditionally design-oriented, and I felt I needed a tool to help me gain the trust and support of my colleagues. – Jesse James Garrett

61525. A journalist and an information architect face exactly the same problem – how to give shape to the pile of information in front of you in a way that will make it easy and natural for people to comprehend. I can’t imagine any better preparation for the work I do now. – Jesse James Garrett

61526. There are some aspects of the diagram that I wish I had expressed a little more clearly. – Jesse James Garrett

61527. Aerosmith went on The Simpsons and they had fun. – Leif Garrett

61528. When I was a kid, I went from ground zero to Pluto. The first place I played was the Houston Astrodome. – Leif Garrett

61529. I’ve come to understand that there’s always something positive, even in a negative situation. – Leif Garrett

61530. There are certain things people always bring up with me. The accident. The drugs. And how tight my pants were. – Leif Garrett

61531. The stardom thing happened and now I’m trying to make a comeback, if you want to call it that. – Leif Garrett

61532. Stop doing what the record companies are doing and do what’s in your heart. – Leif Garrett

61533. Stay on top of your finances. Don’t leave that up to others. – Leif Garrett

61534. Somehow I wasn’t completely crucified by the critics. I don’t know how or why, I probably should’ve been. – Leif Garrett

61535. Just do what you like to do, and do it all the time. – Leif Garrett

61536. They had me doing Beach Boys remakes and all that. I was basically a marionette. – Leif Garrett

61537. I’ve always written songs, even when I wasn’t doing anything with my personal life in music. – Leif Garrett

61538. I’m not a slave to anything anymore. And I never will be again. – Leif Garrett

61539. I have no problem with starting from scratch. – Leif Garrett

61540. I have no problem paying my dues and I have no problem going out and working the club circuit. – Leif Garrett

61541. I have an extremely addictive personality. I’m an extremist. – Leif Garrett

61542. I believe in a higher power and I believe in good and bad, right and wrong. You sleep in the bed you make. – Leif Garrett

61543. Having regrets and things, it just takes your time away. – Leif Garrett

61544. Frank Sinatra is the only one that went from teen idol to superstar. – Leif Garrett

61545. Each song is a lifetime, it begins and ends, and there’s a journey taken within the songs. – Leif Garrett

61546. Don’t believe your own publicity. You can’t; you’ll start thinking that you’re better than you are. – Leif Garrett

61547. I wasn’t the one managing my career back then, that was the problem – I was 14 years old. – Leif Garrett

61548. There are a lot of unseen elements to having a successful singing career. – Lesley Garrett

61549. I’m very pro presenting the best music I can to the widest audience possible. – Lesley Garrett

61550. I would just like to say that opera is no longer about fat people in breastplates shattering wine glasses. – Lesley Garrett

61551. I saw The Sound of Music when I was 10 and thought that it was the most beautiful singing I had ever heard. – Lesley Garrett

61552. I performed in Sydney some years ago for the Sydney Festival and I am just so pleased to be returning to the wonderful Sydney Opera House and also performing in Melbourne for the first time. – Lesley Garrett

61553. I don’t think I have ever met a single person who isn’t moved by music of some kind. – Lesley Garrett

61554. I don’t just come from a musical family, but from a musical community. – Lesley Garrett

61555. I do hope that our spring will be starting shortly and we will all be able to enjoy some sunshine again. – Lesley Garrett

61556. I do a lot of vocal hygiene. – Lesley Garrett

61557. As far as I was concerned the important thing was that the music was getting the attention as well as me so it was always a great way to get more of the public to connect with classical music, and opera particularly. – Lesley Garrett

61558. And woven into the fabric of this harsh existence was music. – Lesley Garrett

61559. What people really should be able to be confident in is that the standards of music- making that classically trained musicians present is elite, it is the best and all of us as artists should be committed to that. – Lesley Garrett

61560. I’m engaging my diaphragm as I’m speaking to you right now. – Lesley Garrett

61561. To tell you the truth, I never listen to opera at home. – Lesley Garrett

61562. It worries me that young singers think you can shortcut the training and go straight to fame and fortune, and programmes like Pop Idol have encouraged that. – Lesley Garrett

61563. Music is there to access those dark emotional corners that we don’t normally get too close to. – Lesley Garrett

61564. Nobody inspired me more than Julie Andrews, who is a classically trained soprano herself. – Lesley Garrett

61565. One of the problems that we face through the media attention that these artists receive is that there has been an awful lot of talk about opera and classical music being elite and being for an elitist group. – Lesley Garrett

61566. Opera is credible drama now, and it costs less than going to a football match. What have you got to lose? – Lesley Garrett

61567. Singing is an arduous business and it needs sacrifices. – Lesley Garrett

61568. That was when I realised that music is the most profound, magical form of communication there is. – Lesley Garrett

61569. The musical heritage of Yorkshire is deep and wide. – Lesley Garrett

61570. I wouldn’t want to criticise someone like Charlotte Church because she has done fantastically well, but personally I’ve always cared about the long term. – Lesley Garrett

61571. However, the radio and national media depend much more on the hype from a good record label, and from a ” buzz ” about a band, then from just one or two good shows. There are a lot of artists that have a ton of good press going for them, and still do not make it big in the US. – Pat Garrett

61572. I have been firming up and making changes in my roster for 2001. This needs to be done from now and then, to make sure what you are booking is working, and to keep a balance in your roster that works. – Pat Garrett

61573. If we get a few solid festival shows then I will have no problem booking the lads for as many quality club shows around them to make a nice tour come together. – Pat Garrett

61574. Our senses convey that all is not well with the natural world. – Peter Garrett

61575. In particular, Australia, because of its ancient geography, soil profile and distinctive weather patterns, is more adversely affected by climate variability than some other continents. – Peter Garrett

61576. In our early period we pretty much survived or perished on our capacity to reach people, and on getting into the pattern of having no money and playing lots of shows. – Peter Garrett

61577. I haven’t chosen to make an issue of faith. – Peter Garrett

61578. I guess for me what is more significant than success is the nature of each of the songs and of the words. – Peter Garrett

61579. As far as performance, the roar of the crowd, the smell of the greasepaint no I don’t feel that. – Peter Garrett

61580. You don’t want to spend your life explaining yourself. – Peter Garrett

61581. What generally happens in this county is that our politicians don’t serve us well because they don’t tell the truth, and they don’t keep their promises. – Peter Garrett

61582. There was never going to be a right time for a band that was still recording and had health in its environment, had made a very good record and was playing well. – Peter Garrett

61583. There are a range of associated impacts related to increasing temperatures which affect both evaporation rates and river systems, which are already over stressed, and these will hit farming communities and the health of crop lands. – Peter Garrett

61584. And given that there’s been probably a ten-fold amount of information about terrorism through the media than there has about climate change; I think that’s quite an interesting statistic. – Peter Garrett

61585. Once you start to look into the guts of climate change you find that just about every scientific institution in the world is conducting research on the issue. – Peter Garrett

61586. And living in Australia I am relatively well off. – Peter Garrett

61587. At an everyday level I would reckon myself more than fortunate. – Peter Garrett

61588. Climate change is also clearly a matter of huge interest and concern for the scientific community. – Peter Garrett

61589. Climate change is such a huge issue that it requires strong, concerted, consistent and enduring action by governments. – Peter Garrett

61590. I believe that the quantum of our knowledge will increase considerably in the coming years and that scientists will continue to be amongst the brave voices speaking out. – Peter Garrett

61591. It’s absolutely not acceptable for people to argue that, if we are going to do anything about climate change at all, well, the responsibility lies solely with the individual. – Peter Garrett

61592. The place where the system and people’s intentions meet is the political arena. – Peter Garrett

61593. I don’t blame my own parents for the way I grew up, as quite often there is little choice in these issues. – Peter Garrett

61594. The forces that are in play on climate change essentially revolve around the generation of power, the transportation of goods and services and people, and the sorts of materials that we use to fuel the whole of our civilisation. – Peter Garrett

61595. Look, very clearly there are things that need to be done urgently in relation to climate change, and of those the most obvious is to have an enforceable and equitable arrangement delivering deep cuts in emissions into the middle of the century. – Peter Garrett

61596. Our career path has tended to be the most perverse and contrary approach to the entertainment industry imaginable, while at the same time doing the kinds of things that you have to do, the videos, the photos and all that sort of stuff. – Peter Garrett

61597. Recently though, our State Governments have discussed instigating a carbon trading scheme – the details are still to be decided – and that’s an encouraging sign. – Peter Garrett

61598. That was the crossover line for us, to be able to play that many shows, sell them out real quick and have that tribe queue up outside and still be a mystery to everybody else. – Peter Garrett

61599. The Capitol was an occasion where you arrive at a sign in the road that says you have arrived at a place you may not have expected to be, but you know how you got here: Next! – Peter Garrett

61600. I believe the divine is part of the world, not in a pantheistic way but by way of the movement of the Spirit. – Peter Garrett

61601. The fact is that we take music very seriously. – Peter Garrett

61602. Some people are born with the necessary gift, and some work hard to build on the few gifts they have. – Peter Garrett

61603. Mother love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible. – Marion C. Garretty

61604. A sister is a little bit of childhood that can never be lost. – Marion C. Garretty

61605. Safe, for a child, is his father’s hand, holding him tight. – Marion C. Garretty

61606. You are indebted to you imagination for three-fourths of your importance. – David Garrick

61607. Heaven sends us good meat, but the Devil sends cooks. – David Garrick

61608. Let others hail the rising sun: I bow to that whose course is run. – David Garrick

61609. The boughs that bear most hang lowest. – David Garrick

61610. Wonders will never cease. – David Garrick

61611. Corrupted freemen are the worst of slaves. – David Garrick

61612. When I got lucky with Dean, I ended up with 16 years with one of the truly great performers of all time. He was the greatest performer I’d ever been around, bar none. – Greg Garrison

61613. I did honest television. Real, live, honest television. That’s what I did best. – Greg Garrison

61614. I derive no pleasure from prosecuting a man, even though I know he’s guilty; do you think I could sleep at night or look at myself in the mirror in the morning if I hounded an innocent man? – Jim Garrison

61615. It would certainly be interesting to know what the CIA knew about Oswald six weeks before the assassination, but the contents of this particular message never reached the Warren Commission and remain a complete mystery. – Jim Garrison

61616. I always received much more satisfaction as a defense attorney in obtaining an acquittal for a client than I ever have as a D.A. in obtaining a conviction. All my interests and sympathies tend to be on the side of the individual as opposed to the state. – Jim Garrison

61617. It’s rather naive, apart from being ethically objectionable, to assume that our investigators travel around the country with bags of money trying to bribe witnesses to lie on the witness stand. We just don’t operate that way. – Jim Garrison

61618. I’m afraid, based on my own experience, that fascism will come to America in the name of national security. – Jim Garrison

61619. All the charges you enumerate have been made with one purpose in mind-to place our office on the defensive and make us waste valuable time answering allegations that have no basis in fact. – Jim Garrison

61620. I’m not in the business of harassing anybody. – Jim Garrison

61621. I’m convinced from what I know of Vernon Bundy that his testimony was truthful. – Jim Garrison

61622. It is important to know who killed Jack Kennedy and why. – Jim Garrison

61623. Until as recently as November of 1966, I had complete faith in the Warren Report. Of course, my faith in the Report was grounded in ignorance, since I had never read it. – Jim Garrison

61624. To those who don’t want the truth about Kennedy’s assassination to become known, the very repetition of a charge lends it a certain credibility, since people have a tendency to believe that where there’s smoke, there’s fire. – Jim Garrison

61625. This kind of charge reveals a good deal about the personality of the people who make it; to impute such motives to another man is to imply you’re harboring them yourself. – Jim Garrison

61626. The head of the CIA, it seems to me, would think long and hard before he admitted that former employees of his had been involved in the murder of the President of the United States-even if they weren’t acting on behalf of the Agency when they did it. – Jim Garrison

61627. The grand jury, composed of 12 eminent New Orleans citizens, heard our evidence and indicted the defendant for participation in a conspiracy to assassinate John Kennedy. – Jim Garrison

61628. The CIA could not face up to the American people and admit that its former employees had conspired to assassinate the President; so from the moment Kennedy’s heart stopped beating, the Agency attempted to sweep the whole conspiracy under the rug. – Jim Garrison

61629. My office has been one of the most scrupulous in the country with regard to the protection of individual rights. I’ve been on record for years in law journals and books as championing the rights of the individual against the oppressive power of the state. – Jim Garrison

61630. It has been my policy not to respond to each of the many canards which have been part of the campaign to discredit my investigation, nor to waste time trying to prove negatives. – Jim Garrison

61631. The success of any great moral enterprise does not depend upon numbers. – William Lloyd Garrison

61632. I will be as harsh as truth, and uncompromising as justice… I am in earnest, I will not equivocate, I will not excuse, I will not retreat a single inch, and I will be heard. – William Lloyd Garrison

61633. Our country is the world – our countrymen are all mankind. – William Lloyd Garrison

61634. That which is not just is not law. – William Lloyd Garrison

61635. The compact which exists between the North and the South is a covenant with death and an agreement with hell. – William Lloyd Garrison

61636. We may be personally defeated, but our principles never! – William Lloyd Garrison

61637. Wherever there is a human being, I see God-given rights inherent in that being, whatever may be the sex or complexion. – William Lloyd Garrison

61638. With reasonable men, I will reason; with humane men I will plead; but to tyrants I will give no quarter, nor waste arguments where they will certainly be lost. – William Lloyd Garrison

61639. You can not possibly have a broader basis for government than that which includes all the people, with all their rights in their hands, and with an equal power to maintain their rights. – William Lloyd Garrison

61640. The apathy of the people is enough to make every statue leap from its pedestal and hasten the resurrection of the dead. – William Lloyd Garrison

61641. My country is the world; my countrymen are mankind. – William Lloyd Garrison

61642. Are right and wrong convertible terms, dependant upon popular opinion? – William Lloyd Garrison

61643. Enslave the liberty of but one human being and the liberties of the world are put in peril. – William Lloyd Garrison

61644. I am in earnest – I will not equivocate – I will not excuse – I will not retreat a single inch – and I will be heard! – William Lloyd Garrison

61645. Starting out to make money is the greatest mistake in life. Do what you feel you have a flair for doing, and if you are good enough at it, the money will come. – Greer Garson

61646. I do wish I could tell you my age but it’s impossible. It keeps changing all the time. – Greer Garson

61647. I know I have the ability to do so much more than just stand in front of the camera the rest of my life. – Jennie Garth

61648. The craziest thing I did to get a guy to notice me was going out with his best friend. It worked – he did notice me – but I don’t recommend it. – Jennie Garth

61649. It’s a market economy. Apparently the demand for great coaches exceeds the supply, so of course the price of good coaches is going to be high. – Michael Gartner

61650. There isn’t as much passion and outrage in today’s newspapers. That may be because of a corporate decision, but they’ve lost their personality. – Michael Gartner

61651. One of the nicest things about NBC is that Tom Brokaw is not Dan Rather. – Michael Gartner

61652. There is no reason for anyone in this country, anyone except a police officer or a military person, to buy, to own, to have, to use a handgun… and the only way to do that is to change the Constitution. – Michael Gartner

61653. I regard the Klan, the Anglo-Saxon clubs and White American societies, as far as the Negro is concerned, as better friends of the race than all other groups of hypocritical whites put together. – Marcus Garvey

61654. A reading man and woman is a ready man and woman, but a writing man and woman is exact. – Marcus Garvey

61655. Africa for the Africans… at home and abroad! – Marcus Garvey

61656. Chance has never yet satisfied the hope of a suffering people. – Marcus Garvey

61657. God and Nature first made us what we are, and then out of our own created genius we make ourselves what we want to be. Follow always that great law. Let the sky and God be our limit and Eternity our measurement. – Marcus Garvey

61658. I have no desire to take all black people back to Africa; there are blacks who are no good here and will likewise be no good there. – Marcus Garvey

61659. I like honesty and fair play. – Marcus Garvey

61660. You may call me a Klansman if you will, but, potentially, every white man is a Klansman, as far as the Negro in competition with whites socially, economically and politically is concerned, and there is no use lying. – Marcus Garvey

61661. If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life. – Marcus Garvey

61662. Liberate the minds of men and ultimately you will liberate the bodies of men. – Marcus Garvey

61663. Look for me in the whirlwind or the storm. – Marcus Garvey

61664. Look to Africa, for there a king will be crowned. – Marcus Garvey

61665. Men who are in earnest are not afraid of consequences. – Marcus Garvey

61666. Our success educationally, industrially and politically is based upon the protection of a nation founded by ourselves. And the nation can be nowhere else but in Africa. – Marcus Garvey

61667. I know no national boundary where the Negro is concerned. The whole world is my province until Africa is free. – Marcus Garvey

61668. There is no force like success, and that is why the individual makes all effort to surround himself throughout life with the evidence of it; as of the individual, so should it be of the nation. – Marcus Garvey

61669. Whatsoever things common to man, that man has done, man can do. – Marcus Garvey

61670. There shall be no solution to this race problem until you, yourselves, strike the blow for liberty. – Marcus Garvey

61671. A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots. – Marcus Garvey

61672. Progress is the attraction that moves humanity. – Marcus Garvey

61673. The whole world is run on bluff. – Marcus Garvey

61674. The Black skin is not a badge of shame, but rather a glorious symbol of national greatness. – Marcus Garvey

61675. With confidence, you have won before you have started. – Marcus Garvey

61676. Up, you mighty race, accomplish what you will. – Marcus Garvey

61677. I always try to act as though there is a little boy or a little girl around, and I try never to do anything that would give them a bad example. – Steve Garvey

61678. The difference between the old ballplayer and the new ballplayer is the jersey. The old ballplayer cared about the name on the front. The new ballplayer cares about the name on the back. – Steve Garvey

61679. You must be passionate, you must dedicate yourself, and you must be relentless in the pursuit of your goals. If you do, you will be successful. – Steve Garvey

61680. The avantgarde are people who don’t exactly know where they want to go, but are the first to get there. – Romain Gary

61681. Humor is an affirmation of dignity, a declaration of man’s superiority to all that befalls him. – Romain Gary

61682. Look at Mexico. We need to make that government better and end the corruption. If people have a better life in their country, they won’t come over here. – Tony Garza

61683. In the name of the United States and President Bush, I want to thank the Mexican people, President Fox and his government for their friendship. – Tony Garza

61684. I do want to be a manager one day. It might be 10 years, I don’t know when. – Paul Gascoigne

61685. I’ll tell you the truth: I had a double brandy before the game but, before, it used to be four bottles of whisky. Not any more. I was fine. I had a glass of wine after the game. But it was just a mouthful. – Paul Gascoigne

61686. You learn, right, a lot of people’s problems – why they get upset, why they get down, why they turn to drink – is because they can’t say one word and it’s N-O, no. – Paul Gascoigne

61687. Well, I did know – but I just wanted the day to pass and the next day to come and then I wanted that one to pass. It was a horrible cycle. I felt so close to having to pack the game in. – Paul Gascoigne

61688. Then all the foreigners started coming over. I don’t mind that but a lot of teams are laying out fortunes for ordinary players and that’s no good for our youngsters coming through. – Paul Gascoigne

61689. The drink? Yes, I’ve had tough times in my life, especially the last year, regarding my ex-wife, my kids, I nearly broke my neck, I was on death row with pneumonia. – Paul Gascoigne

61690. If the fans want me out, I’ll put my hands up and leave. Like a proper man. I won’t make excuses, I’ll leave. – Paul Gascoigne

61691. If I want to be a better person for whoever is in my life, I have to learn. – Paul Gascoigne

61692. I’ve learnt and I just want to be respected for what I’ve achieved on the pitch. I know I haven’t achieved much off it but I do know I’ve given pleasure to people watching me play football over the years. – Paul Gascoigne

61693. I’ve had to deal with everything but everyone has helped me, including Sir Alex Ferguson, to get through. George Best was a good friend of mine. We loved each other, we both knew where we were coming from. – Paul Gascoigne

61694. I’m going to do things when they are right for me. – Paul Gascoigne

61695. I won player of the year and players’ player, two cups and two championship medals, had a great time. – Paul Gascoigne

61696. I thought I did well for someone who has been out for 10 or 11 months. Then I was sub against Liverpool and tried to play for the guys and work on my fitness. – Paul Gascoigne

61697. I take responsibility for myself and what I do now. – Paul Gascoigne

61698. But then I always wanted to play for Rangers. Man United is a great club and Alex Ferguson is a legend. – Paul Gascoigne

61699. Hopefully everybody will just let me get on with my life. I’m going to. – Paul Gascoigne

61700. Anyway, how can you sack anyone who still hasn’t got a contract. I’ll be there for the game and I’ll stand behind the dugout giving instructions to the players from there. They will respond to me more than the next manager. – Paul Gascoigne

61701. I’ve got a bit of money in the bank. I’m quite comfortable. – Paul Gascoigne

61702. But if I wasn’t playing, I would drink Saturdays, then Sunday, then Monday. Then I would try and train and it was no good, then have another drink just to pass the day away. – Paul Gascoigne

61703. I never refused an autograph, never refused to buy someone a drink. Now I’m learning to say I’ve got other things on, instead of doing it and wondering why. – Paul Gascoigne

61704. I am going to continue and bring this club forward. I am Paul Gascoigne the footballer. – Paul Gascoigne

61705. I don’t really do pranks any more. I have a laugh in the dressing room here, where it’s safe, and the guys don’t go to the papers and tell them what I’ve done. – Paul Gascoigne

61706. I fought back, got injured again and I had to have another operation. I got down and depressed and I think I was drinking more than I should. Well, I know I was. – Paul Gascoigne

61707. I had to accept that I was an alcoholic, that was the main thing. I think you’ve got to. But I try not say that I’m an alcoholic. I prefer to say that it’s a disease I’ve got. – Paul Gascoigne

61708. I know as a manager you have to abide by the chairman’s decisions. But his decisions were this team, that team, this player, that player. The chairman is a control freak. – Paul Gascoigne

61709. I like to help create team spirit in the dressing room. I feel that I’ve got loads of love to give. – Paul Gascoigne

61710. I never predict anything, and I never will. – Paul Gascoigne

61711. At the end of it, I’ll maybe do a coaching badge but I’m not going to get forced into things. – Paul Gascoigne

61712. To be sure a stepmother to a girl is a different thing to a second wife to a man! – Elizabeth Gaskell

61713. Madam your wife and I didn’t hit it off the only time I ever saw her. I won’t say she was silly, but I think one of us was silly, and it wasn’t me. – Elizabeth Gaskell

61714. A little credulity helps one on through life very smoothly. – Elizabeth Gaskell

61715. A wise parent humors the desire for independent action, so as to become the friend and advisor when his absolute rule shall cease. – Elizabeth Gaskell

61716. I’ll not listen to reason… reason always means what someone else has got to say. – Elizabeth Gaskell

61717. My heart burnt within me with indignation and grief; we could think of nothing else. All night long we had only snatches of sleep, waking up perpetually to the sense of a great shock and grief. Every one is feeling the same. I never knew so universal a feeling. – Elizabeth Gaskell

61718. People may flatter themselves just as much by thinking that their faults are always present to other people’s minds, as if they believe that the world is always contemplating their individual charms and virtues. – Elizabeth Gaskell

61719. Sometimes one likes foolish people for their folly, better than wise people for their wisdom. – Elizabeth Gaskell

61720. The cloud never comes from the quarter of the horizon from which we watch for it. – Elizabeth Gaskell

61721. How easy it is to judge rightly after one sees what evil comes from judging wrongly! – Elizabeth Gaskell

61722. It doesn’t matter who gets what. It’s just a matter of doing what it takes to win. – Pau Gasol

61723. If there were genders to genres, fiction would be unquestionably feminine. – William Gass

61724. We converse as we live by repeating, by combining and recombining a few elements over and over again just as nature does when of elementary particles it builds a world. – William Gass

61725. For the speedy reader paragraphs become a country the eye flies over looking for landmarks, reference points, airports, restrooms, passages of sex. – William H. Gass

61726. Getting even is one reason for writing. – William H. Gass

61727. Barbarism is the absence of standards to which appeal can be made. – Jose Ortega Y Gasset

61728. Living is a constant process of deciding what we are going to do. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61729. Life is an operation which is done in a forward direction. One lives toward the future, because to live consists inexorably in doing, in each individual life making itself. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

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61730. Life is a series of collisions with the future; it is not the sum of what we have been, but what we yearn to be. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61731. Law is born from despair of human nature. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61732. In order to master the unruly torrent of life the learned man meditates, the poet quivers, and the political hero erects the fortress of his will. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61733. I am I plus my circumstances. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61734. Hatred is a feeling which leads to the extinction of values. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61735. For the person for whom small things do not exist, the great is not great. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61736. Effort is only effort when it begins to hurt. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61737. Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61738. Being an artist means ceasing to take seriously that very serious person we are when we are not an artist. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61739. Excellence means when a man or woman asks of himself more than others do. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61740. An idea is a putting truth in check-mate. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61741. An ‘unemployed’ existence is a worse negation of life than death itself. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61742. Abasement, degradation is simply the manner of life of the man who has refused to be what it is his duty to be. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61743. A revolution only lasts fifteen years, a period which coincides with the effectiveness of a generation. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61744. Better beware of notions like genius and inspiration; they are a sort of magic wand and should be used sparingly by anybody who wants to see things clearly. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61745. Biography – a system in which the contradictions of a human life are unified. – Jose Ortega Y Gasset

61746. We live at a time when man believes himself fabulously capable of creation, but he does not know what to create. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61747. We have need of history in its entirety, not to fall back into it, but to see if we can escape from it. – Jose Ortega Y Gasset

61748. We do not live to think, but, on the contrary, we think in order that we may succeed in surviving. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61749. We distinguish the excellent man from the common man by saying that the former is the one who makes great demands on himself, and the latter who makes no demands on himself. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61750. We cannot put off living until we are ready. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61751. Under the species of Syndicalism and Fascism there appears for the first time in Europe a type of man who does not want to give reasons or to be right, but simply shows himself resolved to impose his opinions. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61752. To rule is not so much a question of the heavy hand as the firm seat. – Jose Ortega Y Gasset

61753. To live is to feel oneself lost. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61754. To be surprised, to wonder, is to begin to understand. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61755. Poetry is adolescence fermented, and thus preserved. – Jose Ortega Y Gasset

61756. There may be as much nobility in being last as in being first, because the two positions are equally necessary in the world, the one to complement the other. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61757. Youth does not require reasons for living, it only needs pretexts. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61758. There is but one way left to save a classic; to give up revering him and use him for our own salvation. – Jose Ortega Y Gasset

61759. The poet begins where the man ends. The man’s lot is to live his human life, the poet’s to invent what is nonexistent. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61760. The metaphor is perhaps one of man’s most fruitful potentialities. Its efficacy verges on magic, and it seems a tool for creation which God forgot inside one of His creatures when He made him. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61761. The good is, like nature, an immense landscape in which man advances through centuries of exploration. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61762. The essence of man is, discontent, divine discontent; a sort of love without a beloved, the ache we feel in a member we no longer have. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61763. The difficulties which I meet with in order to realize my existence are precisely what awaken and mobilize my activities, my capacities. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61764. The characteristic of the hour is that the commonplace mind, knowing itself to be commonplace, has the assurance to proclaim the rights of the commonplace and to impose them wherever it will. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61765. Tell me to what you pay attention and I will tell you who you are. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61766. Rancor is an outpouring of a feeling of inferiority. – Jose Ortega y Gasset

61767. A totally healthy actor is a paradox. – Vittorio Gassman

61768. Acting is not that far from mental disease: An actor works on splitting his character into others. It is like a kind of schizophrenia. – Vittorio Gassman

61769. I always loved comedy but I didn’t start formally until I was in college. – Ana Gasteyer

61770. I played Liddy Dole last year and met her as well. From the artful way she phrased it, I still don’t know if she had actually seen me play her. She made it sound like it was good, but that’s just a gift they have. – Ana Gasteyer

61771. I’m a liberal inside a liberal’s body. – Ana Gasteyer

61772. I’m not a standup, but I play one on TV. – Ana Gasteyer

61773. Be tenacious. Get as much stage time as possible. – Ana Gasteyer

61774. Since when has the world of computer software design been about what people want? This is a simple question of evolution. The day is quickly coming when every knee will bow down to a silicon fist, and you will all beg your binary gods for mercy. – Bill Gates

61775. It’s fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure. – Bill Gates

61776. Life is not divided into semesters. You don’t get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself. – Bill Gates

61777. Life is not fair; get used to it. – Bill Gates

61778. Like almost everyone who uses e-mail, I receive a ton of spam every day. Much of it offers to help me get out of debt or get rich quick. It would be funny if it weren’t so exciting. – Bill Gates

61779. Microsoft is not about greed. It’s about innovation and fairness. – Bill Gates

61780. Now, we put out a lot of carbon dioxide every year, over 26 billion tons. For each American, it’s about 20 tons. For people in poor countries, it’s less than one ton. It’s an average of about five tons for everyone on the planet. And, somehow, we have to make changes that will bring that down to zero. – Bill Gates

61781. People always fear change. People feared electricity when it was invented, didn’t they? People feared coal, they feared gas-powered engines… There will always be ignorance, and ignorance leads to fear. But with time, people will come to accept their silicon masters. – Bill Gates

61782. Security is, I would say, our top priority because for all the exciting things you will be able to do with computers – organizing your lives, staying in touch with people, being creative – if we don’t solve these security problems, then people will hold back. – Bill Gates

61783. Information technology and business are becoming inextricably interwoven. I don’t think anybody can talk meaningfully about one without the talking about the other. – Bill Gates

61784. Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose. – Bill Gates

61785. The U.S. couldn’t even get rid of Saddam Hussein. And we all know that the EU is just a passing fad. They’ll be killing each other again in less than a year. I’m sick to death of all these fascist lawsuits. – Bill Gates

61786. The Internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow. – Bill Gates

61787. Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important. – Bill Gates

61788. The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency. – Bill Gates

61789. Intellectual property has the shelf life of a banana. – Bill Gates

61790. People everywhere love Windows. – Bill Gates

61791. I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot. – Bill Gates

61792. In this business, by the time you realize you’re in trouble, it’s too late to save yourself. Unless you’re running scared all the time, you’re gone. – Bill Gates

61793. Just in terms of allocation of time resources, religion is not very efficient. There’s a lot more I could be doing on a Sunday morning. – Bill Gates

61794. I think it’s fair to say that personal computers have become the most empowering tool we’ve ever created. They’re tools of communication, they’re tools of creativity, and they can be shaped by their user. – Bill Gates

61795. I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act. – Bill Gates

61796. I actually thought that it would be a little confusing during the same period of your life to be in one meeting when you’re trying to make money, and then go to another meeting where you’re giving it away. – Bill Gates

61797. DOS is ugly and interferes with users’ experience. – Bill Gates

61798. Be nice to nerds. Chances are you’ll end up working for one. – Bill Gates

61799. At Microsoft there are lots of brilliant ideas but the image is that they all come from the top – I’m afraid that’s not quite right. – Bill Gates

61800. Television is not real life. In real life people actually have to leave the coffee shop and go to jobs. – Bill Gates

61801. If I’d had some set idea of a finish line, don’t you think I would have crossed it years ago? – Bill Gates

61802. As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others. – Bill Gates

61803. If you can’t make it good, at least make it look good. – Bill Gates

61804. If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn’t have tenure. – Bill Gates

61805. If GM had kept up with technology like the computer industry has, we would all be driving $25 cars that got 1000 MPG. – Bill Gates

61806. I’m sorry that we have to have a Washington presence. We thrived during our first 16 years without any of this. I never made a political visit to Washington and we had no people here. It wasn’t on our radar screen. We were just making great software. – Bill Gates

61807. I’m a great believer that any tool that enhances communication has profound effects in terms of how people can learn from each other, and how they can achieve the kind of freedoms that they’re interested in. – Bill Gates

61808. 640K ought to be enough for anybody. – Bill Gates

61809. Almost every way we make electricity today, except for the emerging renewables and nuclear, puts out CO2. And so, what we’re going to have to do at a global scale, is create a new system. And so, we need energy miracles. – Bill Gates

61810. This is a fantastic time to be entering the business world, because business is going to change more in the next 10 years than it has in the last 50. – Bill Gates

61811. Until we’re educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do. – Bill Gates

61812. We always overestimate the change that will occur in the next two years and underestimate the change that will occur in the next ten. Don’t let yourself be lulled into inaction. – Bill Gates

61813. We are not even close to finishing the basic dream of what the PC can be. – Bill Gates

61814. We’ve got to put a lot of money into changing behavior. – Bill Gates

61815. When the PC was launched, people knew it was important. – Bill Gates

61816. When you want to do your homework, fill out your tax return, or see all the choices for a trip you want to take, you need a full-size screen. – Bill Gates

61817. Whether it’s Google or Apple or free software, we’ve got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes. – Bill Gates

61818. Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning. – Bill Gates

61819. There are people who don’t like capitalism, and people who don’t like PCs. But there’s no-one who likes the PC who doesn’t like Microsoft. – Bill Gates

61820. No police department should hire more quickly than they can assimilate the people that they bring in, and we did. I take responsibility for it. It was the first opportunity I had to hire, and I wanted to do it, and I take responsibility. – Daryl Gates

61821. We were the finest. We were the best in the world. We were a department that people came from all over the world to study, to look at, to see how we accomplished so much with so little; and we did. – Daryl Gates

61822. Our people went out every single night trying to stop crime before it happened, trying to take people off the street that they believed were involved in crime. That made us a very aggressive, proactive police department. – Daryl Gates

61823. No one knew what Rodney King had done beforehand to be stopped. No one realized that he was a parolee and that he was violating his parole. No one knew any of those things. All they saw was this grainy film and police officers hitting him over the head. – Daryl Gates

61824. It was a department where you had honesty and integrity stamped right on you when you came into the Los Angeles Police Department. If you violated that, or if you were a dishonest cop, you were terrible. We got rid of you as quickly as possible. – Daryl Gates

61825. Casual drug users should be taken out and shot. – Daryl Gates

61826. They have the ability to take a person’s freedom from them. On certain situations, they have the ability to take a person’s reputation. And under certain circumstances, they have the authority to take a person’s life. – Daryl Gates

61827. Having my first number one single and being able to travel to places I’ve never been before has been amazing. The tour was also fantastic. There are so many things which I’ve experienced this year which I never even dreamed of. – Gareth Gates

61828. I do find my speech difficult at times, but it’s getting so much better as my confidence grows and that’s thanks to the position I’m now in, which is totally due to my fans. – Gareth Gates

61829. I’ve got my feet firmly on the ground, I can’t see life changing too much. I reckon more girls will talk to me at college and more people will look at me, but they know me for who I am. – Gareth Gates

61830. Censorship is to art as lynching is to justice. – Henry Louis Gates

61831. Railroads are the primary economic beneficiaries. It’s a difficult project for the public sector. – John Gates

61832. When we did the sign outside, we did not do the cigarette or the mug of beer because it was going to be outside. I wasn’t sure if the city would object. – John Gates

61833. After a number of years dating, we decided we were good partners. – Melinda Gates

61834. The premise of this foundation is one life on this planet is no more valuable than the next. – Melinda Gates

61835. We talk a lot in our home together about where we’re going, what I’m doing. – Melinda Gates

61836. We started this mostly from an intellectual place. – Melinda Gates

61837. We have to be careful in how we use this light shined on us. – Melinda Gates

61838. I want to live as private a life as I can because of our children. – Melinda Gates

61839. I think it’s very important that we instill in our kids that it has nothing to do with their name or their situation that they’re growing up in; it has to do with who they are as an individual. – Melinda Gates

61840. But we also believe in taking risks, because that’s how you move things along. – Melinda Gates

61841. Having children made us look differently at all these things that we take for granted, like taking your child to get a vaccine against measles or polio. – Melinda Gates

61842. It is still just unbelievable to us that diarrhea is one of the leading causes of child deaths in the world. – Melinda Gates

61843. I had no concerns – I had no reason to have concerns based on what was available to me about North’s contacts with the private sector people, but I didn’t think a CIA person should do it. – Robert M. Gates

61844. If Poindexter made a comment to me like that, it would have been in the context of once the authorized program is approved there would be no point in having any of these private benefactors any longer. – Robert M. Gates

61845. All forces are a deterrent to and would be employed in a general war. Most of our forces could be employed in a limited war, if required. – Thomas S. Gates, Jr.

61846. Color in certain places has the great value of making the outlines and structural planes seem more energetic. – Antonio Gaudi

61847. Those who look for the laws of Nature as a support for their new works collaborate with the creator. – Antonio Gaudi

61848. Copiers do not collaborate. – Antonio Gaudi

61849. Because of this, originality consists in returning to the origin. – Antonio Gaudi

61850. The creation continues incessantly through the media of man. – Antonio Gaudi

61851. Life has no meaning unless one lives it with a will, at least to the limit of one’s will. Virtue, good, evil are nothing but words, unless one takes them apart in order to build something with them; they do not win their true meaning until one knows how to apply them. – Paul Gauguin

61852. Art is either plagiarism or revolution. – Paul Gauguin

61853. We never really know what stupidity is until we have experimented on ourselves. – Paul Gauguin

61854. There is always a heavy demand for fresh mediocrity. In every generation the least cultivated taste has the largest appetite. – Paul Gauguin

61855. The history of modern art is also the history of the progressive loss of art’s audience. Art has increasingly become the concern of the artist and the bafflement of the public. – Paul Gauguin

61856. Stressing output is the key to improving productivity, while looking to increase activity can result in just the opposite. – Paul Gauguin

61857. Many excellent cooks are spoilt by going into the arts. – Paul Gauguin

61858. Life is hardly more than a fraction of a second. Such a little time to prepare oneself for eternity! – Paul Gauguin

61859. It is the eye of ignorance that assigns a fixed and unchangeable color to every object; beware of this stumbling block. – Paul Gauguin

61860. In art, all who have done something other than their predecessors have merited the epithet of revolutionary; and it is they alone who are masters. – Paul Gauguin

61861. I shut my eyes in order to see. – Paul Gauguin

61862. Concentrate your strengths against your competitor’s relative weaknesses. – Paul Gauguin

61863. Art requires philosophy, just as philosophy requires art. Otherwise, what would become of beauty? – Paul Gauguin

61864. Civilization is what makes you sick. – Paul Gauguin

61865. Life being what it is, one dreams of revenge. – Paul Gauguin

61866. One does not arrest Voltaire. – Charles De Gaulle

61867. The great leaders have always stage-managed their effects. – Charles de Gaulle

61868. The graveyards are full of indispensable men. – Charles de Gaulle

61869. The better I get to know men, the more I find myself loving dogs. – Charles de Gaulle

61870. Since a politician never believes what he says, he is quite surprised to be taken at his word. – Charles de Gaulle

61871. Silence is the ultimate weapon of power. – Charles de Gaulle

61872. Politics is too serious a matter to be left to the politicians. – Charles de Gaulle

61873. The leader must aim high, see big, judge widely, thus setting himself apart form the ordinary people who debate in narrow confines. – Charles de Gaulle

61874. Only peril can bring the French together. One can’t impose unity out of the blue on a country that has 265 different kinds of cheese. – Charles de Gaulle

61875. Treaties are like roses and young girls. They last while they last. – Charles de Gaulle

61876. Once upon a time there was an old country, wrapped up in habit and caution. We have to transform our old France into a new country and marry it to its time. – Charles de Gaulle

61877. Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if they are determined to be so. – Charles de Gaulle

61878. No nation has friends only interests. – Charles de Gaulle

61879. Patriotism is when love of your own people comes first; nationalism, when hate for people other than your own comes first. – Charles de Gaulle

61880. The sword is the axis of the world and its power is absolute. – Charles de Gaulle

61881. The true statesman is the one who is willing to take risks. – Charles de Gaulle

61882. To govern is always to choose among disadvantages. – Charles de Gaulle

61883. Treaties, you see, are like girls and roses; they last while they last. – Charles de Gaulle

61884. We are not here to laugh. – Charles De Gaulle

61885. When I am right, I get angry. Churchill gets angry when he is wrong. We are angry at each other much of the time. – Charles de Gaulle

61886. When I want to know what France thinks, I ask myself. – Charles de Gaulle

61887. You have to be fast on your feet and adaptive or else a strategy is useless. – Charles de Gaulle

61888. You may be sure that the Americans will commit all the stupidities they can think of, plus some that are beyond imagination. – Charles de Gaulle

61889. You start out giving your hat, then you give your coat, then your shirt, then your skin and finally your soul. – Charles de Gaulle

61890. You’ll live. Only the best get killed. – Charles de Gaulle

61891. Old age is a shipwreck. – Charles de Gaulle

61892. No country without an atom bomb could properly consider itself independent. – Charles de Gaulle

61893. There can be no prestige without mystery, for familiarity breeds contempt. – Charles de Gaulle

61894. Deliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone. – Charles de Gaulle

61895. One cannot govern with ‘buts’. – Charles de Gaulle

61896. Never relinquish the initiative. – Charles de Gaulle

61897. A true leader always keeps an element of surprise up his sleeve, which others cannot grasp but which keeps his public excited and breathless. – Charles de Gaulle

61898. As an adolescent I was convinced that France would have to go through gigantic trials, that the interest of life consisted in one day rendering her some signal service and that I would have the occasion to do so. – Charles de Gaulle

61899. Authority doesn’t work without prestige, or prestige without distance. – Charles de Gaulle

61900. Church is the only place where someone speaks to me and I do not have to answer back. – Charles de Gaulle

61901. Diplomats are useful only in fair weather. As soon as it rains they drown in every drop. – Charles de Gaulle

61902. Don’t ask me who’s influenced me. A lion is made up of the lambs he’s digested, and I’ve been reading all my life. – Charles de Gaulle

61903. Faced with crisis, the man of character falls back on himself. He imposes his own stamp of action, takes responsibility for it, makes it his own. – Charles de Gaulle

61904. For glory gives herself only to those who have always dreamed of her. – Charles de Gaulle

61905. France cannot be France without greatness. – Charles de Gaulle

61906. France has lost the battle but she has not lost the war. – Charles de Gaulle

61907. Greatness is a road leading towards the unknown. – Charles de Gaulle

61908. Hearing Mass is the ceremony I most favor during my travels. Church is the only place where someone speaks to me and I do not have to answer back. – Charles de Gaulle

61909. In the tumult of men and events, solitude was my temptation; now it is my friend. What other satisfaction can be sought once you have confronted History? – Charles de Gaulle

61910. China is a big country, inhabited by many Chinese. – Charles de Gaulle

61911. How can anyone govern a nation that has two hundred and forty-six different kinds of cheese? – Charles De Gaulle

61912. In politics it is necessary either to betray one’s country or the electorate. I prefer to betray the electorate. – Charles de Gaulle

61913. A great country worthy of the name does not have any friends. – Charles de Gaulle

61914. In order to become the master, the politician poses as the servant. – Charles de Gaulle

61915. It is not tolerable, it is not possible, that from so much death, so much sacrifice and ruin, so much heroism, a greater and better humanity shall not emerge. – Charles de Gaulle

61916. I was France. – Charles de Gaulle

61917. I respect only those who resist me, but I cannot tolerate them. – Charles de Gaulle

61918. I might have had trouble saving France in 1946 – I didn’t have television then. – Charles de Gaulle

61919. I have tried to lift France out of the mud. But she will return to her errors and vomitings. I cannot prevent the French from being French. – Charles de Gaulle

61920. I have heard your views. They do not harmonize with mine. The decision is taken unanimously. – Charles de Gaulle

61921. I have come to the conclusion that politics are too serious a matter to be left to the politicians. – Charles de Gaulle

61922. I have against me the bourgeois, the military and the diplomats, and for me, only the people who take the Metro. – Charles de Gaulle

61923. I grew up to always respect authority and respect those in charge. – Charles de Gaulle

61924. God does arithmetic. – Carl Friedrich Gauss

61925. The enchanting charms of this sublime science reveal only to those who have the courage to go deeply into it. – Carl Friedrich Gauss

61926. When a philosopher says something that is true then it is trivial. When he says something that is not trivial then it is false. – Carl Friedrich Gauss

61927. We must admit with humility that, while number is purely a product of our minds, space has a reality outside our minds, so that we cannot completely prescribe its properties a priori. – Carl Friedrich Gauss

61928. To such idle talk it might further be added: that whenever a certain exclusive occupation is coupled with specific shortcomings, it is likewise almost certainly divorced from certain other shortcomings. – Carl Friedrich Gauss

61929. To praise it would amount to praising myself. For the entire content of the work… coincides almost exactly with my own meditations which have occupied my mind for the past thirty or thirty-five years. – Carl Friedrich Gauss

61930. The problem of distinguishing prime numbers from composite numbers and of resolving the latter into their prime factors is known to be one of the most important and useful in arithmetic. – Carl Friedrich Gauss

61931. When I have clarified and exhausted a subject, then I turn away from it, in order to go into darkness again. – Carl Friedrich Gauss

61932. Mathematicians stand on each other’s shoulders. – Carl Friedrich Gauss

61933. Life stands before me like an eternal spring with new and brilliant clothes. – Carl Friedrich Gauss

61934. It may be true, that men, who are mere mathematicians, have certain specific shortcomings, but that is not the fault of mathematics, for it is equally true of every other exclusive occupation. – Carl Friedrich Gauss

61935. It is not knowledge, but the act of learning, not possession but the act of getting there, which grants the greatest enjoyment. – Carl Friedrich Gauss

61936. I mean the word proof not in the sense of the lawyers, who set two half proofs equal to a whole one, but in the sense of a mathematician, where half proof = 0, and it is demanded for proof that every doubt becomes impossible. – Carl Friedrich Gauss

61937. I am coming more and more to the conviction that the necessity of our geometry cannot be demonstrated, at least neither by, nor for, the human intellect. – Carl Friedrich Gauss

61938. Further, the dignity of the science itself seems to require that every possible means be explored for the solution of a problem so elegant and so celebrated. – Carl Friedrich Gauss

61939. You know that I write slowly. This is chiefly because I am never satisfied until I have said as much as possible in a few words, and writing briefly takes far more time than writing at length. – Carl Friedrich Gauss

61940. I have had my results for a long time: but I do not yet know how I am to arrive at them. – Carl Friedrich Gauss

61941. I started writing and photographing for different publications and finally ended up being the correspondent in South Asia, for the Geneva-based Journal de Geneve, which at one time used to be one of the best international newspapers in Europe. – Francois Gautier

61942. The West remains obsessed by the caste system. – Francois Gautier

61943. I was born in Paris in 1950. I had a strict upper-class Catholic education but I never really fitted in the system and revolted against it quite early. – Francois Gautier

61944. Being married to a daughter of India is a natural complement of my being in this country for 30 years. My roots are very much in this country, even though I remain a Westerner. – Francois Gautier

61945. I have an interest in spirituality, and it opens up so many different areas of Indian life. – Francois Gautier

61946. I have no intention of going back to France, except for yearly visits to meet my family. – Francois Gautier

61947. I am a man for whom the outside world exists. – Theophile Gautier

61948. Yes, the work comes out more beautiful from a material that resists the process, verse, marble, onyx, or enamel. – Theophile Gautier

61949. What I write is not for little girls. – Theophile Gautier

61950. To love is to admire with the heart; to admire is to love with the mind. – Theophile Gautier

61951. The word poet literally means maker: anything which is not well made doesn’t exist. – Theophile Gautier

61952. The cat is a dilettante in fur. – Theophile Gautier

61953. Sooner barbarity than boredom. – Theophile Gautier

61954. It is difficult to obtain the friendship of a cat. It is a philosophical animal… one that does not place its affections thoughtlessly. – Theophile Gautier

61955. If you are worthy of its affection, a cat will be your friend but never your slave. – Theophile Gautier

61956. I am one of those for whom superfluity is a necessity. – Theophile Gautier

61957. You do not become a critic until it has been completely established to your own satisfaction that you cannot be a poet. – Theophile Gautier

61958. Eyes so transparent that through them the soul is seen. – Theophile Gautier

61959. Critical lice are like body lice, which desert corpses to seek the living. – Theophile Gautier

61960. Chance is the pseudonym of God when he did not want to sign. – Theophile Gautier

61961. Books follow morals, and not morals books. – Theophile Gautier

61962. Art is beauty, the perpetual invention of detail, the choice of words, the exquisite care of execution. – Theophile Gautier

61963. Any man who does not have his inner world to translate is not an artist. – Theophile Gautier

61964. A cat will be your friend, but never your slave. – Theophile Gautier

61965. I was born to travel and write verse. – Theophile Gautier

61966. When you sit down and focus on the matches and series that took place during the 12 month period it strikes you just how broad the talent pool is in international cricket is today. – Sunil Gavaskar

61967. Comparisons are really no good in sport, especially if it is a comparison between different eras and generations, for there are so many variables that come into play, starting from the quality of the opposition to playing conditions. – Sunil Gavaskar

61968. In the long term, improving investor confidence is a marathon, not a sprint. – John Gavin

61969. Our bodies communicate to us clearly and specifically, if we are willing to listen to them. – Shakti Gawain

61970. When I’m trusting and being myself as fully as possible, everything in my life reflects this by falling into place easily, often miraculously. – Shakti Gawain

61971. You create your opportunities by asking for them. – Shakti Gawain

61972. No scoundrel is so stupid as to not find a reason for his vile conduct. – Shakti Gawain

61973. Every time you don’t follow your inner guidance, you feel a loss of energy, loss of power, a sense of spiritual deadness. – Shakti Gawain

61974. Assertiveness is not what you do, it’s who you are! – Shakti Gawain

61975. Ambition is an idol, on whose wings great minds are carried only to extreme; to be sublimely great or to be nothing. – Shakti Gawain

61976. When you truly give up trying to be whole through others, you end up receiving what you always wanted from others. – Shakti Gawain

61977. The comfortable estate of widowhood is the only hope that keeps up a wife’s spirits. – John Gay

61978. She who has never loved has never lived. – John Gay

61979. Shadow owes its birth to light. – John Gay

61980. Tell me and I forget. Show me and I remember. Involve me and I understand. – John Gay

61981. The brave love mercy, and delight to save. – John Gay

61982. There is no dependence that can be sure but a dependence upon one’s self. – John Gay

61983. Those who in quarrels interpose, must often wipe a bloody nose. – John Gay

61984. We only part to meet again. – John Gay

61985. But his kiss was so sweet, and so closely he pressed, that I languished and pined till I granted the rest. – John Gay

61986. On the choice of friends, Our good or evil name depends. – John Gay

61987. What then in love can woman do? If we grow fond they shun us. And when we fly them, they pursue: But leave us when they’ve won us. – John Gay

61988. O Polly, you might have toyed and kissed, by keeping men off, you keep them on. – John Gay

61989. Cowards are cruel, but the brave love mercy and delight to save. – John Gay

61990. An open foe may prove a curse, but a pretended friend is worse. – John Gay

61991. But money, wife, is the true Fuller’s Earth for reputations, there is not a spot or a stain but what it can take out. – John Gay

61992. A rich rogue nowadays is fit company for any gentleman; and the world, my dear, hath not such a contempt for roguery as you imagine. – John Gay

61993. Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee. – John Gay

61994. Fools may our scorn, not envy, raise. For envy is a kind of praise. – John Gay

61995. Gamesters and highwaymen are generally very good to their whores, but they are very devils to their wives. – John Gay

61996. I must have women – there is nothing unbends the mind like them. – John Gay

61997. Lions, wolves, and vultures don’t live together in herds, droves or flocks. Of all animals of prey, man is the only sociable one. Every one of us preys upon his neighbor, and yet we herd together. – John Gay

61998. No retreat. No retreat. They must conquer or die who’ve no retreat. – John Gay

61999. Every historian has informally an anthropology, without ever using the word. – Peter Gay

62000. My assumption is that fundamentally the picture of the human animal, as developed by Freud, is largely right. – Peter Gay

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