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180000 famous quotes part 75 – 74001 to 75000

74001. I worked with practically everybody in the business in all of the years in NBC, but I worked personally many years with people like Crosby and Sinatra, so of course that was a great ground school for me. – Skitch Henderson

74002. I think my favorite experience is whatever I’m doing now. – Skitch Henderson

74003. I started off as a studio pianist in Hollywood. – Skitch Henderson

74004. I recorded with Sinatra, but the recording business is a very strange strata right now. – Skitch Henderson

74005. I listen to everything. – Skitch Henderson

74006. I grew up on film scores and scores from films. – Skitch Henderson

74007. Do, What you’re going to do in longevity. Not just what happens tomorrow. – Skitch Henderson

74008. But I listen to everything, I listen to all artists that come along. – Skitch Henderson

74009. If you don’t operate it as a business, you aren’t going to be around very long. – Skitch Henderson

74010. We try to say it’s creative and in a manner it is creative, but it is a business, because today, with the cost factor in crossing the boundaries that you do. – Skitch Henderson

74011. I had had a classical education prior to that. – Skitch Henderson

74012. And then I went into television; and then television moved from the East Coast to Hollywood. – Skitch Henderson

74013. Symphonic orchestras have almost become a glut in the market. – Skitch Henderson

74014. That was probably the stamp that went into my mind, because I worked in television for many years, doing that kind of music, so that really was my strong forte. – Skitch Henderson

74015. We do a lot of light classical programming with that, too… obviously… a lot of Tchaikovsky music, Grieg, things like that which have become less classical with classical concerts. – Skitch Henderson

74016. Well, I worked with lots of different artists, of course. – Skitch Henderson

74017. Well, in our business, it’s a very tough profession. – Skitch Henderson

74018. While there used to be one or two Pops orchestras, now there are all kinds of European orchestras that suddenly look upon this as a golden wand that can enable them to make money recording this music. – Skitch Henderson

74019. Then I went to radio with Sinatra and I watched that disappear. – Skitch Henderson

74020. In a way, yes, because I was starting something fresh, and it was something totally independent. – Skitch Henderson

74021. I wish they’d had electric guitars in cotton fields back in the good old days. A whole lot of things would’ve been straightened out. – Jimi Hendrix

74022. I’m gonna put a curse on you and all your kids will be born completely naked. – Jimi Hendrix

74023. I’m the one that has to die when it’s time for me to die, so let me live my life, the way I want to. – Jimi Hendrix

74024. I’ve been imitated so well I’ve heard people copy my mistakes. – Jimi Hendrix

74025. If I’m free, it’s because I’m always running. – Jimi Hendrix

74026. I was trying to do too many things at the same time, which is my nature. But I was enjoying it, and I still do enjoy it. – Jimi Hendrix

74027. Imagination is the key to my lyrics. The rest is painted with a little science fiction. – Jimi Hendrix

74028. I got a pet monkey called Charlie Chan. – Jimi Hendrix

74029. When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace. – Jimi Hendrix

74030. If it was up to me, there wouldn’t be no such thing as the establishment. – Jimi Hendrix

74031. I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see. – Jimi Hendrix

74032. I try to use my music to move these people to act. – Jimi Hendrix

74033. I have this one little saying, when things get too heavy just call me helium, the lightest known gas to man. – Jimi Hendrix

74034. I don’t have nothing to regret at all in the past, except that I might’ve unintentionally hurt somebody else or something. – Jimi Hendrix

74035. Excuse me while I kiss the sky. – Jimi Hendrix

74036. Every city in the world always has a gang, a street gang, or the so-called outcasts. – Jimi Hendrix

74037. Even Castles made of sand, fall into the sea, eventually. – Jimi Hendrix

74038. Blues is easy to play, but hard to feel. – Jimi Hendrix

74039. All I’m writing is just what I feel, that’s all. I just keep it almost naked. And probably the words are so bland. – Jimi Hendrix

74040. All I’m gonna do is just go on and do what I feel. – Jimi Hendrix

74041. I just hate to be in one corner. I hate to be put as only a guitar player, or either only as a songwriter, or only as a tap dancer. I like to move around. – Jimi Hendrix

74042. Sometimes you want to give up the guitar, you’ll hate the guitar. But if you stick with it, you’re gonna be rewarded. – Jimi Hendrix

74043. When we go to play, you flip around and flash around and everything, and then they’re not gonna see nothin’ but what their eyes see. Forget about their ears. – Jimi Hendrix

74044. When I played God Bless The Queen, I was wondering if they was gonna dig us, then quite naturally I’d go on and try to get it together. – Jimi Hendrix

74045. When I die, just keep playing the records. – Jimi Hendrix

74046. When I die, I want people to play my music, go wild and freak out and do anything they want to do. – Jimi Hendrix

74047. We have time, there’s no big rush. – Jimi Hendrix

74048. To be with the others, you have to have your hair short and wear ties. So we’re trying to make a third world happen, you know what I mean? – Jimi Hendrix

74049. The time I burned my guitar it was like a sacrifice. You sacrifice the things you love. I love my guitar. – Jimi Hendrix

74050. In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first. – Jimi Hendrix

74051. The reflection of the world is blues, that’s where that part of the music is at. Then you got this other kind of music that’s tryin’ to come around. – Jimi Hendrix

74052. White collar conservative flashin down the street, pointing that plastic finger at me, they all assume my kind will drop and die, but I’m gonna wave my freak flag high. – Jimi Hendrix

74053. See, that’s nothing but blues, that’s all I’m singing about. It’s today’s blues. – Jimi Hendrix

74054. Rock is so much fun. That’s what it’s all about – filling up the chest cavities and empty kneecaps and elbows. – Jimi Hendrix

74055. My nature just changes. – Jimi Hendrix

74056. My goal is to be one with the music. I just dedicate my whole life to this art. – Jimi Hendrix

74057. Music makes me high on stage, and that’s the truth. It’s like being almost addicted to music. – Jimi Hendrix

74058. Music is my religion. – Jimi Hendrix

74059. Music is a safe kind of high. – Jimi Hendrix

74060. Music doesn’t lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music. – Jimi Hendrix

74061. The story of life is quicker then the blink of an eye, the story of love is hello, goodbye. – Jimi Hendrix

74062. You don’t have to be singing about love all the time in order to give love to the people. You don’t have to keep flashing those words all the time. – Jimi Hendrix

74063. You have to forget about what other people say, when you’re supposed to die, or when you’re supposed to be loving. You have to forget about all these things. – Jimi Hendrix

74064. It’s funny how most people love the dead, once you’re dead your made for life. – Jimi Hendrix

74065. You have to give people something to dream on. – Jimi Hendrix

74066. You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven. – Jimi Hendrix

74067. It’s funny the way most people love the dead. Once you are dead, you are made for life. – Jimi Hendrix

74068. Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens. – Jimi Hendrix

74069. It all has to come from inside, though, I guess. – Jimi Hendrix

74070. When things get too heavy, just call me helium, the lightest known gas to man. – Jimi Hendrix

74071. Jewelry takes people’s minds off your wrinkles. – Sonja Henie

74072. Then I went off to Southern Methodist University in Dallas. They had a really wonderful theatre department. – Beth Henley

74073. Plays are so much more special if they’ve never ever had a production, but I think you can really work on a play and make it better with each production. – Beth Henley

74074. Some really good things kind of swing both ways and I like to see people that can swing really, really, really sad and horrible and terrible and really, really, really beautiful and funny. – Beth Henley

74075. Somehow I got to be one of five or six actors that the directors would use as guinea pigs at this directing colloquium, where people pay to listen to and watch the directors direct. – Beth Henley

74076. That was always my inclination, to start on a new play before the other one gets done, because at least you’ll have something to go back to if that play gets trashed. – Beth Henley

74077. The impetus behind going to graduate school was a year after graduating from college spent in Dallas working at the dog food factory and Bank America and not having met success in my chosen field, which at that point was being an actress. – Beth Henley

74078. The next thing I wrote was in a writing class at night school. It was about a poor woman who worked at a dime store and who was all alone for Christmas in Laurel, Mississippi. – Beth Henley

74079. Then, when I was a senior in high school, I was kind of bereft and she put me in an acting class. – Beth Henley

74080. What I loved about the acting class was that you got to think all day long about a person that wasn’t you, and figure out why they were sad and what they wanted, what they dreamed. – Beth Henley

74081. You can’t just go in there and open your mouth until the cast and director feel comfortable with you. – Beth Henley

74082. It’s really interesting that whenever you do something that is so out of character, like having an emotional outburst, that you don’t get in trouble. – Beth Henley

74083. The most glorious thing about working in the collaborative art is when you have somebody like Susan Kingsley or Kathy Bates who are better than your play. – Beth Henley

74084. I grew up in Jackson, Mississippi, really in suburbia, so my mother was in community theatre plays. – Beth Henley

74085. My first few plays took place in the South and even The Lucky Spot was in the thirties but in Louisiana. – Beth Henley

74086. Part of that is that New York has proved to be too much fun for me to live and work; I love New York so much. – Beth Henley

74087. I did write a couple of original screenplays, but I’d rather write plays. – Beth Henley

74088. I just loved being divorced from my own wretchedness. – Beth Henley

74089. I love writing for the screen. – Beth Henley

74090. I tried to start a theatre in LA and failed miserably, but I was probably not meant to raise money. – Beth Henley

74091. I was just restless with being in school; so I went out to Los Angeles. – Beth Henley

74092. In movement class, you had to lie on the floor and get your alignment in to pass the class. – Beth Henley

74093. It was kind of enlightening to become a playwright. – Beth Henley

74094. It’s called Sisters of the Winter Madrigal. It was interesting for me to see it done after so many years; because I wrote it and I didn’t realize what a rage I was in. – Beth Henley

74095. I’m very into the first production of the show. – Beth Henley

74096. But here’s the thing: what you do as a screenwriter is you sell your copyright. As a novelist, as a poet, as a playwright, you maintain your copyright. – Beth Henley

74097. My fault now is making my plays too short. – Beth Henley

74098. Playing the drums hurts my back. – Don Henley

74099. I’m certainly not thrilled with everything the Eagles did, but there are some things I’m quite proud of. – Don Henley

74100. I’m fortunate that I’ve been in this business long enough that I’ve earned the right to be left alone by my record company. – Don Henley

74101. I’m not on any crusade. – Don Henley

74102. It was pretty frightening because as we all know, when large, famous groups breakup, a lot of the members don’t survive in solo careers. – Don Henley

74103. Sometimes songwriters and singers forget that. They get a melody in their head and the notes will take precedence, so that they wind up forcing a word onto a melody. It doesn’t ring true. – Don Henley

74104. Lawsuits should not be used to destroy a viable and independent distribution system. The solution lies in the marketplace and not the courtroom. – Don Henley

74105. Mick Jagger can’t even make a successful solo album, and the Stones are the biggest rock group that ever was. – Don Henley

74106. Selling eight million copies of your first album will mess you up. – Don Henley

74107. I’m blessed with a pretty good voice. So just sitting back there banging on the tubs wasn’t enough. – Don Henley

74108. Some records with drum machines on them sound phony and plastic. It all depends on how you use the tools. – Don Henley

74109. I don’t care what anybody says about Ringo. I cut my rock-n-roll teeth listening to him. – Don Henley

74110. Let hope inspire you, but let not idealism blind you. Don’t look back, you can never look back. – Don Henley

74111. I’m always jotting things down on pieces of paper. I’ve got pieces of paper all over my house. – Don Henley

74112. I try to write conversationally; I try to write like people speak and put the emphasis on the right syllable. – Don Henley

74113. I think my first instrument was a ukulele that they gave me. I used to know how to play that pretty well. – Don Henley

74114. I played drums on Keith Carradine’s first record. – Don Henley

74115. I have a certain pool of subject matter that I like to write about, things that interest me: politics, religion, ecology, and relationships between men and women. And that’s usually what I focus on. – Don Henley

74116. I don’t mind doing two or three Eagles songs and playing the drums. I’m not one of those artists who’s going to sit here and deny the past. – Don Henley

74117. I could stand out front and sing Eagles songs that I sing in my set, but I think people enjoy watching me sing and play the drums. It seems to fascinate people. I don’t know why. – Don Henley

74118. I could have played more complex stuff. I could have been a busier player. But that’s not what I wanted to do. I played what I wanted to play. – Don Henley

74119. Between each album I try to gain a new insight that I didn’t have before and perhaps write a song about something that I’ve written about before, but from a fresh viewpoint. – Don Henley

74120. A man with a briefcase can steal millions more than any man with a gun. – Don Henley

74121. The Eagles ended on a rather abrupt note, although in retrospect I realize now that it had been ending for quite some time. – Don Henley

74122. The Eagles and the critics were not the best of friends. – Don Henley

74123. I have a bad back partially from playing the drums and singing. I used to have to hold my body in such a position that my spine got out of alignment. – Don Henley

74124. Sometimes you get the best light from a burning bridge. – Don Henley

74125. I am the master of my fate; I am the captain of my soul. – William Ernest Henley

74126. In the fell clutch of circumstance, I have not winced nor cried aloud: Under the bludgeoning of chance my head is bloody, but unbowed. – William Ernest Henley

74127. It matters not how strait the gate, How charged with punishments the scroll; I am the master of my fate: I am the captain of my soul. – William Ernest Henley

74128. Force is the weapon of the weak. – Ammon Hennacy

74129. Like it or not, the world evolves, priorities change and so do you. – Marilu Henner

74130. Lack of time is a real health killer. – Marilu Henner

74131. You just have to stoke that furnace throughout the day. – Marilu Henner

74132. When a child is bruised physically or emotionally, parents often reward him with a treat. – Marilu Henner

74133. We’re always bombarded with images from magazines of what looks cool and sexy. – Marilu Henner

74134. It’s important to determine which surroundings work best for you, and then build that environment to suit your needs. – Marilu Henner

74135. We tend to connect bad food and bad habits with romance and sex. – Marilu Henner

74136. It took me about eight years to put together the program that I have been living for twenty years. – Marilu Henner

74137. It is now common knowledge that the average American gains 7 pounds between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day. – Marilu Henner

74138. The more prepared I am, the more I’ll be in control, less nervous, less stressed and more focused. – Marilu Henner

74139. The biggest reason most people fail is that they try to fix too much at once – join a gym, get out of debt, floss after meals and have thinner thighs in 30 days. – Marilu Henner

74140. You know, one of the biggest thrills I have is when famous people recognize me from Taxi. – Marilu Henner

74141. Most of us start out with a positive attitude and a plan to do our best. – Marilu Henner

74142. Stress is an important dragon to slay – or at least tame – in your life. – Marilu Henner

74143. Silence and solitude are more distracting to me than chatter and commotion. – Marilu Henner

74144. Resolutions are popular because everyone feels they could use a little improvement. – Marilu Henner

74145. Research has shown that even small amounts of processed food alter the chemical balance in our brain and cause negative mood swings along with noticeable dips ill energy. – Marilu Henner

74146. Often when a person can’t get past stress, she will turn to overeating, drinking or smoking, which can become a greater problem than the stress itself. – Marilu Henner

74147. If I’m right in the middle of a deadline, I’m up really early. – Marilu Henner

74148. I like getting up early. I get up around five. – Marilu Henner

74149. I’m a girl who loves to share information, especially empowering, life-changing, information. – Marilu Henner

74150. I totally changed my life, changed my lifestyle. – Marilu Henner

74151. I took anatomy classes. I went to medical libraries and talked to doctors and nutritionists. I did the whole thing before using myself as a human guinea pig. – Marilu Henner

74152. I love the producer, Joel Rice. We worked together years ago putting a project together. – Marilu Henner

74153. I eat all of the time… at least five little meals a day. – Marilu Henner

74154. I definitely enjoy being in front of people which gives me that exciting immediate rush. – Marilu Henner

74155. I always say centered food equals centered behavior. – Marilu Henner

74156. I also think stress is related to control. When you’re in charge of your life, you tend to not care about losing control of things that don’t really matter like traffic jams. – Marilu Henner

74157. Being in control of your life and having realistic expectations about your day-to-day challenges are the keys to stress management, which is perhaps the most important ingredient to living a happy, healthy and rewarding life. – Marilu Henner

74158. I play the unsinkable Molly Brown, which is where she got her name from, because she survived. – Marilu Henner

74159. However, don’t let perfectionism become an excuse for never getting started. – Marilu Henner

74160. Because I work with so many people on the east coast, I get some work done before I get the kids up. – Marilu Henner

74161. Everyone thrives most in his or her own unique environment. – Marilu Henner

74162. Feeling a little blue in January is normal. – Marilu Henner

74163. Foods high in bad fats, sugar and chemicals are directly linked to many negative emotions, whereas whole, natural foods rich in nutrients – foods such as fruits, vegetables, grains and legumes – contribute to greater energy and positive emotions. – Marilu Henner

74164. Healthful whole foods improve our brain function as well. – Marilu Henner

74165. Babies act out when they’re hungry, cold, tired. They do this for survival. – Marilu Henner

74166. To be a good model, I’d need a lot more confidence… and more confidence to be more bare. – Jill Hennessy

74167. I like someone who embraces life; who wants to be on a long journey but has no particular plan or destination in mind. An adventurous man, open to the concept of living life in the moment. – Jill Hennessy

74168. A tree growing out of the ground is as wonderful today as it ever was. It does not need to adopt new and startling methods. – Robert Henri

74169. Do whatever you do intensely. – Robert Henri

74170. Genius is not a possession of the limited few, but exists in some degree in everyone. Where there is natural growth, a full and free play of faculties, genius will manifest itself. – Robert Henri

74171. Good composition is like a suspension bridge – each line adds strength and takes none away. – Robert Henri

74172. I am interested in art as a means of living a life; not as a means of making a living. – Robert Henri

74173. It will stick with you and show up for better or worse in spite of all you or anyone else can do. – Robert Henri

74174. Know what the old masters did. Know how they composed their pictures, but do not fall into the conventions they established. These conventions were right for them, and they are wonderful. They made their language. You make yours. All the past can help you. – Robert Henri

74175. There are mighty few people who think what they think they think. – Robert Henri

74176. Why do we love the sea? It is because it has some potent power to make us think things we like to think. – Robert Henri

74177. To me rites of passage through life, that’s a wonderful, beautiful thing. – Lance Henriksen

74178. You know something, if you’re not acting, you’re not an actor – you’ve gotta work. No way around it. – Lance Henriksen

74179. When I do a horror or a fantasy film it all boils down to something in the script that surprises me. It could be a big thing or a small moment. If it’s there I’ll do it. – Lance Henriksen

74180. The thing I hate most in acting is asking permission to do things. What you really want to do is say, ‘This is my need; this is what’s going to get me further; this is what’s going to be alive. I don’t ever say, ‘Do you mind if…?’ I just come in and do it. – Lance Henriksen

74181. I appreciate the idea that anybody would think of me as a star. But I’m really not career oriented in the sense that I want to be a star. It’s not in me. It’s not what I do. In fact, I’m amazed that I’ve even gotten this far. – Lance Henriksen

74182. Corporate nationalism to me is a little bit like what would have happened if Hitler had won. It’s scary stuff. It’s totalitarianism in a different from, under a different flavour. – Lance Henriksen

74183. You do your work as fully as you can, and the ones who hear the sound join in. – Lance Henriksen

74184. All the aftermath that so frequently follows in the wake of war still confront the nation, and we now, as ever before, must hold fast to the ancient landmarks and see to it that all of these plagues that threaten so mightily shall be rendered harmless. – Alexander Henry

74185. It may be that which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet,’ but I should be loath to see a rose on a maiden’s breast substituted by a flower, however beautiful and fragrant it might be, that is went by the name of the skunk lily. – Alexander Henry

74186. I retire to make way for an abler man. In my four years as attorney general I have aged about ten years, but when I have get back to the practice of law, I hope to show those lawyers that I still have some vitality left. – Alexander Henry

74187. On what rests the hope of the republic? One country, one language, one flag! – Alexander Henry

74188. We must give Oklahoma families the opportunity to thrive and prosper. We must give all Oklahomans the tools necessary to pursue the American dream. And then, we must get out of the way. – Brad Henry

74189. Oklahomans value our children and our seniors. Oklahomans value traditions of faith. Oklahomans value our heroes, our veterans. Oklahomans value innovation and the creative arts. – Brad Henry

74190. Reading builds the educated and informed electorate so vital to our democracy. – Brad Henry

74191. Something called ‘the Oklahoma Standard’ became known throughout the world. It means resilience in the face of adversity. It means a strength and compassion that will not be defeated. – Brad Henry

74192. The status quo is simply unacceptable. – Brad Henry

74193. The worst thing we can do is to do nothing. – Brad Henry

74194. No other investment yields as great a return as the investment in education. An educated workforce is the foundation of every community and the future of every economy. – Brad Henry

74195. This is not the time for partisan bickering. This is not the time for politics as usual. Some of us are Democrats. Some of us are Republicans. Some of us are Independents. Above all, we must be Oklahomans first. – Brad Henry

74196. Resilience is woven deeply into the fabric of Oklahoma. Throw us an obstacle, and we grow stronger. – Brad Henry

74197. What unites Oklahomans today is what has always united us: Our unshakable faith. Our love of family and compassion for others. The unlimited promise of a hopeful future. – Brad Henry

74198. There is too much at stake for us to surrender to the politics of polarization. – Brad Henry

74199. For only by nurturing the minds and strengthening the values of our children can we give them an opportunity to be full, productive citizens, to reach their God-given potential, and to have good jobs right here in Oklahoma. – Brad Henry

74200. No one should have to choose between medicine and other necessities. No one should have to use the emergency room every time a child gets sick. And no one should have to live in constant fear that a medical problem will become a financial crisis. – Brad Henry

74201. A fundamental duty of government is to protect its people. – Brad Henry

74202. A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning. – Brad Henry

74203. Believe in yourself, and the rest will fall into place. Have faith in your own abilities, work hard, and there is nothing you cannot accomplish. – Brad Henry

74204. The only thing holding us back is ourselves. – Brad Henry

74205. Families are the compass that guide us. They are the inspiration to reach great heights, and our comfort when we occasionally falter. – Brad Henry

74206. If ever there was a time for true bipartisanship, it is today. – Brad Henry

74207. In charting our course to the future, we are mindful of our path from the past. – Brad Henry

74208. It is a paradox that far too few Americans participate in the wonderful ritual of democracy that we call Election Day. – Brad Henry

74209. It is only through raising expectations and striving for excellence that our children can reach their full potential. – Brad Henry

74210. Let us be bold. Let us be brave. Let us be together. – Brad Henry

74211. No matter where you stand politically – even if you’re unsure of what your political ideology is – it is important to take part in the process of shaping our government. – Brad Henry

74212. Education is not solely about earning a great living. It means living a great life. – Brad Henry

74213. It certainly made a film writing career for me. – Buck Henry

74214. What I always meant by that was that I do believe that a lot of directors, and writers, and sometimes producers just lose their edge because they haven’t seen anybody or talked to anybody or been with anybody who isn’t a kind of replica of themselves for a long period of time. – Buck Henry

74215. We all were there for the readings, the screen tests, and we knew. We knew Dustin was the guy right away. – Buck Henry

74216. Basically it’s the core story. About a guy having an affair with the mother of the girl he falls in love with. – Buck Henry

74217. We need a president who’s fluent in at least one language. – Buck Henry

74218. Seeds of great discoveries are constantly floating around us, but they only take root in minds well prepared to receive them. – Joseph Henry

74219. There are two great unknown forces today, electricity and woman, but men can reckon much better on electricity than they can on woman. – Josephine K. Henry

74220. None so deaf as those that will not hear. None so blind as those that will not see. – Matthew Henry

74221. Those that go gold into the furnace will come out no worse. – Matthew Henry

74222. Shallows where a lamb could wade and depths where an elephant would drown. – Matthew Henry

74223. Not lost, but gone before. – Matthew Henry

74224. Sanctified afflictions are spiritual promotions. – Matthew Henry

74225. Saying and doing are two things. – Matthew Henry

74226. So great was the extremity of his pain and anguish, that he did not only sigh but roar. – Matthew Henry

74227. The better day, the worse deed. – Matthew Henry

74228. The Scriptures were written, not to make us astronomers, but to make us saints. – Matthew Henry

74229. The way to preserve the peace of the church is to preserve its purity. – Matthew Henry

74230. They that die by famine die by inches. – Matthew Henry

74231. None so deaf as those that will not hear. – Matthew Henry

74232. They have most satisfaction in themselves, and consequently the sweetest relish of their creature comforts. – Matthew Henry

74233. Men of polite learning and a liberal education. – Matthew Henry

74234. Many a dangerous temptation comes to us in fine gay colors that are but skin-deep. – Matthew Henry

74235. It is not talking but walking that will bring us to heaven. – Matthew Henry

74236. It is not fit the public trusts should be lodged in the hands of any, till they are first proved and found fit for the business they are to be entrusted with. – Matthew Henry

74237. It is good news, worthy of all acceptation; and yet not too good to be true. – Matthew Henry

74238. It is good for us to keep some account of our prayers, that we may not unsay them in our practice. – Matthew Henry

74239. It is common for those that are farthest from God, to boast themselves most of their being near to the Church. – Matthew Henry

74240. Here is bread, which strengthens man’s heart, and therefore is called the staff of Life. – Matthew Henry

74241. He whose head is in heaven need not fear to put his feet into the grave. – Matthew Henry

74242. He rolls it under his tongue as a sweet morsel. – Matthew Henry

74243. Whatever we have of this world in our hands, our care must be to keep it out of our hearts, lest it come between us and Christ. – Matthew Henry

74244. Extraordinary afflictions are not always the punishment of extraordinary sins, but sometimes the trial of extraordinary graces. – Matthew Henry

74245. No attribute of God is more dreadful to sinners than His holiness. – Matthew Henry

74246. Goodness makes greatness truly valuable, and greatness make goodness much more serviceable. – Matthew Henry

74247. Many a dangerous temptation comes to us in gay, fine colours, that are but skin-deep. – Matthew Henry

74248. After a storm comes a calm. – Matthew Henry

74249. Better late than never. – Matthew Henry

74250. Eve was not taken out of Adam’s head to top him, neither out of his feet to be trampled on by him, but out of his side to be equal with him, under his arm to be protected by him, and near his heart to be loved by him. – Matthew Henry

74251. Love and business and family and religion and art and patriotism are nothing but shadows of words when a man’s starving! – O. Henry

74252. Write what you like; there is no other rule. – O. Henry

74253. Whenever he saw a dollar in another man’s hands he took it as a personal grudge, if he couldn’t take it any other way. – O. Henry

74254. When one loves one’s Art no service seems too hard. – O. Henry

74255. We may achieve climate, but weather is thrust upon us. – O. Henry

74256. Turn up the lights. I don’t want to go home in the dark. – O. Henry

74257. There is one day that is ours. Thanksgiving Day is the one day that is purely American. – O. Henry

74258. She plucked from my lapel the invisible strand of lint (the universal act of woman to proclaim ownership). – O. Henry

74259. Life is made up of sobs, sniffles, and smiles, with sniffles predominating. – O. Henry

74260. It’ll be a great place if they ever finish it. – O. Henry

74261. It is said that love makes the world go ’round – the announcement lacks verification. It’s wind from the dinner horn that does it. – O. Henry

74262. By nature and doctrines I am addicted to the habit of discovering choice places wherein to feed. – O. Henry

74263. The true adventurer goes forth aimless and uncalculating to meet and greet unknown fate. – O. Henry

74264. Bohemia is nothing more than the little country in which you do not live. If you try to obtain citizenship in it, at once the court and retinue pack the royal archives and treasure and move away beyond the hills. – O. Henry

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74265. It couldn’t have happened anywhere but in little old New York. – O. Henry

74266. By rights you’re a king. If I was you, I’d call for a new deal. – O. Henry

74267. East is East, and West is San Francisco, according to Californians. Californians are a race of people; they are not merely inhabitants of a State. – O. Henry

74268. If man knew how women pass the time when they are alone, they’d never marry. – O. Henry

74269. If men knew how women pass the time when they are alone, they’d never marry. – O. Henry

74270. Inject a few raisins of conversation into the tasteless dough of existence. – O. Henry

74271. It brings up happy old days when I was only a farmer and not an agriculturist. – O. Henry

74272. A straw vote only shows which way the hot air blows. – O. Henry

74273. I know of no way of judging the future but by the past. – Patrick Henry

74274. Is life so dear or peace so sweet as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take, but as for me, give me liberty, or give me death! – Patrick Henry

74275. When the American spirit was in its youth, the language of America was different: Liberty, sir, was the primary object. – Patrick Henry

74276. We are not weak if we make a proper use of those means which the God of Nature has placed in our power… the battle, sir, is not to the strong alone it is to the vigilant, the active, the brave. – Patrick Henry

74277. This is all the inheritance I give to my dear family. The religion of Christ will give them one which will make them rich indeed. – Patrick Henry

74278. The liberties of a people never were, nor ever will be, secure, when the transactions of their rulers may be concealed from them. – Patrick Henry

74279. The great object is that every man be armed. – Patrick Henry

74280. Perfect freedom is as necessary to the health and vigor of commerce as it is to the health and vigor of citizenship. – Patrick Henry

74281. If this be treason, make the most of it! – Patrick Henry

74282. I like dreams of the future better than the history of the past. – Patrick Henry

74283. Fear is the passion of slaves. – Patrick Henry

74284. The Bible is worth all the other books which have ever been printed. – Patrick Henry

74285. I know not what others may choose but, as for me, give me liberty or give me death. – Patrick Henry

74286. Are we at last brought to such humiliating and debasing degradation, that we cannot be trusted with arms for our defense? – Patrick Henry

74287. For my part, whatever anguish of spirit it may cost, I am willing to know the whole truth; to know the worst and provide for it. – Patrick Henry

74288. Give me liberty or give me death. – Patrick Henry

74289. Guard with jealous attention the public liberty. Suspect everyone who approaches that jewel. Unfortunately, nothing will preserve it but downright force. Whenever you give up that force, you are inevitably ruined. – Patrick Henry

74290. I have but one lamp by which my feet are guided, and that is the lamp of experience. – Patrick Henry

74291. I have now disposed of all my property to my family. There is one thing more I wish I could give them, and that is the Christian religion. – Patrick Henry

74292. I know no way of judging the future but by the past. – Patrick Henry

74293. Prayers not felt by us are seldom heard by God. – Philip Henry

74294. All grace grows as Love to the Word of God grows. – Philip Henry

74295. When I was younger I was trying to do what I wanted to do, not what the game wanted me to do. – Thierry Henry

74296. In football you always get judged on your last game. Whoever you are, or how amazing you are, it’s the last game that everyone has seen. – Thierry Henry

74297. You learn from your mistakes. – Thierry Henry

74298. When I was 20 or 21, I didn’t… I won’t say care about anything, but you’re like in your own world – you made something that you always wanted to do, and then you kind of think only about your family and yourself. – Thierry Henry

74299. That’s the way I’ve been educated: I always think about what I missed and the things that you did, you did them, so you don’t have to think about them any more. – Thierry Henry

74300. Sometimes in football you have to score goals. – Thierry Henry

74301. So when I go home, sometimes, even when I had an amazing game, I always think about what I missed. – Thierry Henry

74302. So many people say that obviously my game has changed since I arrived here and I say that it’s good that it changed, otherwise it would show a lack of intelligence. – Thierry Henry

74303. Politicians are there to try to deal with stuff, but sometimes it’s both fortunate and unfortunate that people like us have more… not involvement, but more power in the stuff that we say. – Thierry Henry

74304. I may be French, but I’m playing for Arsenal. – Thierry Henry

74305. I have to say that when I was young, when any politician was talking I wasn’t even interested. Maybe they were saying some nice stuff, but then if you put Michael Jordan on TV, I was interested! – Thierry Henry

74306. I always think about what I missed, and I think that was my driving force – never be satisfied with what I’ve done. – Thierry Henry

74307. But, at the moment, when I step on the pitch, when I have the ball I know it’s mine. It’s just a feeling. – Thierry Henry

74308. Because that’s just the way it is, and don’t sleep on what you did before, you know, because it can… not hurt you, but you can find yourself sleeping on something that happened in the past, but you dare to progress and there is always room for progression. – Thierry Henry

74309. At the end of the day, you either want or you don’t want to know about it. It’s a mercy thing – you have to give back. However you do it, you have to give something back. You have to. – Thierry Henry

74310. At the beginning, you are 20 and you can just imagine… don’t get me wrong, but having money. Then you realise that it’s not only about you and what you are doing but that you have to give back. – Thierry Henry

74311. It’s difficult to talk about Pele because I didn’t see him. – Thierry Henry

74312. It was tough at the time but when I was younger, my Dad. I would say my Dad, because without him I wouldn’t have been here. I mean it was tough for me because he was really demanding. With him, it was never enough, you know, anything I did was never enough. – Thierry Henry

74313. Look at an infantryman’s eyes and you can tell how much war he has seen. – William Alexander Henry

74314. A poet laureate of adolescent sexuality and middle-age longing. – William A. Henry III

74315. I want there to be no peasant in my kingdom so poor that he cannot have a chicken in his pot every Sunday. – Henry IV

74316. It is hard to understand addiction unless you have experienced it. – Ken Hensley

74317. When we were making vinyl records we had a lot of time limitations for each record so songs were left off for a number of reasons. Now, with CDs, much more music can be included. – Ken Hensley

74318. When I left HEEP I didn’t know what I wanted! It took me a long time to adjust to life away from the band and the only thing I knew was that I didn’t want to repeat my mistakes! – Ken Hensley

74319. Visible Faith is an expression of my Christian faith which must be visible to be real! I gave the name to the collection of musicians who worked with me on the record. – Ken Hensley

74320. The past has infinite value if one learns from it. – Ken Hensley

74321. THE GODS was my first professional band and I learned a lot during that time. It was very cool playing with so many great musicians as it helped me to learn. – Ken Hensley

74322. The band projects just took natural priority. I didn’t really have a solo career, just wanted to share the music in another way and to learn more about writing, recording, etcetera. – Ken Hensley

74323. People often forget this – a vinyl album could only contain a maximum of 20 minutes per side! – Ken Hensley

74324. It was both exciting and frustrating to work with an orchestral group. – Ken Hensley

74325. I actually never knew Peter Green but I do respect his early work very much. – Ken Hensley

74326. If you want to capitulate to what commercial needs are, you can always be commercially valuable, but I’m not interested in being that. – Ken Hensley

74327. I lived in an area where there were a lot of rock musicians, and we got together regularly in our studios. – Ken Hensley

74328. I know why I am here and my only real focused goal is to live each day to the fullest and to try and honor God and be an encouragement to others. What the future holds is firmly in God’s hands, and I am very happy about that! – Ken Hensley

74329. I have never learned to read or write music so I am not a virtuoso musician like the others you mentioned. I am completely unable to play like them because I never learned classical music, I just developed my own crazy style! – Ken Hensley

74330. I didn’t know that you were supposed to tune the guitar to an open chord, and I learned to play slide with a normal tuning. I think it’s a little more melodic that way and doesn’t sound so bluesy. Of course, if I could play like David Lindley or Ry Cooder, I’d be a happy man! – Ken Hensley

74331. I am, first of all, a Christian and, secondly, a person with very very serious personal opinion, so I’m motivated by many many things and, certainly, not by the need or desire to satisfy other people’s ideas of who I am. – Ken Hensley

74332. I always write lyrics first and the rhythm and the melody come from the lyrics. It always comes from the lyrics: words have rhythm and words have melody. – Ken Hensley

74333. It is always encouraging and kind when people say nice things about my work but I know that it is not me that did it then and it is not me that is doing it now. It is God living in me and for that I will always be grateful. – Ken Hensley

74334. All of us would like for everybody to be the kind of person we want them to be. – Ken Hensley

74335. My Mom is a ballet director, so I had this idea in me that classical training is the best foundation for anything you do, so I wanted to get a classical background and voice. – Shuler Hensley

74336. The most important thing about my profession is finding the truth, finding the reality of these shows. – Shuler Hensley

74337. I’m really an actor first. I’d love to do more straight plays. – Shuler Hensley

74338. I love film and TV, the medium of them, just because it’s such a smaller screen. It’s much more precise. Ideally, I’d like to do maybe a film a year of some sort and use that to work more in the theatre because theatre really is my first love. – Shuler Hensley

74339. I knew from a young age that I could sing and it was impressed upon me that if I got a classically trained education in voice, it would serve as a foundation for whatever I chose to do. – Shuler Hensley

74340. I’m a character actor at heart. – Shuler Hensley

74341. When I was young, my ambition was to be one of the people who made a difference in this world. My hope is to leave the world a little better for having been there. – Jim Henson

74342. My hope still is to leave the world a bit better than when I got here. – Jim Henson

74343. You’re assisting the audience to understand; you’re giving them a bridge or an access. And if you don’t give them that, if you keep it more abstract, it’s almost more pure. It’s a cooler thing. – Jim Henson

74344. No, there’s not much competition between puppeteers in general because everybody’s working their own style. – Jim Henson

74345. Somebody like a Piggy or a Kermit, there needs to be several versions and so there will be several of them. – Jim Henson

74346. The most sophisticated people I know – inside they are all children. – Jim Henson

74347. There was a little afternoon show that was called Afternoon. Back in those days in television, most local stations had a midday show for housewives that had a series of things. It was like a variety show for midday. – Jim Henson

74348. We thought it would be fun to try to design a show that would work well internationally and so that’ s what we’re intending to do with Fraggle Rock, and we are indeed now selling it around the world. – Jim Henson

74349. Yeah, we pretty much had a form and a shape by that time – a style – and I think one of the advantages of not having any relationship to any other puppeteer was that it gave me a reason to put those together myself for the needs of television. – Jim Henson

74350. When I was a kid, I never saw a puppet show. I never played with puppets or had any interest in them. – Jim Henson

74351. When The Muppet Show ended, we all sat around and said, what kind of television show would we like to do. We felt the need these days are for some quality children’s programming. – Jim Henson

74352. Yeah, I did some small parts in high school and the first year of college and then fairly soon thereafter I settled into the backstage scenery, and then at the University of Maryland I was doing posters for their productions. – Jim Henson

74353. Yeah, I think we did the term Muppets before we got the show Sam and Friends – a few months after I started working. – Jim Henson

74354. Yeah, well when I first started working, it was $5 a show; it was probably a little higher by the time I got to my own show, but I remember that they put me under contract at $100 a week, which to me was really an astronomical price. – Jim Henson

74355. Life’s like a movie, write your own ending. Keep believing, keep pretending. – Jim Henson

74356. Well, Detroit Institute is kind of a key – probably the largest permanent collection of puppets in the US. – Jim Henson

74357. At the University of Maryland, my first year I started off planning to major in art because I was interested in theatre design, stage design or television design. – Jim Henson

74358. NBC was trying to convert all of their local programming to color right away to encourage the sale of the sets, so I barely remember working in black and white, although I do know that I did do it, but there was not a major difference, though. – Jim Henson

74359. It’s into the same bag as E.T. and Yoda, wherein you’re trying to create something that people will actually believe, but it’s not so much a symbol of the thing, but you’re trying to do the thing itself. – Jim Henson

74360. Actually the copies of characters is something I don’t particularly like to talk about in articles but just for your information, most characters there’s only one. – Jim Henson

74361. At the time of Polaroid – and I did a couple of other commercials just before I stopped doing that stuff – at that point I was at the level where they respect you and your opinion and all that sort of thing. – Jim Henson

74362. But with The Dark Crystal, instead of puppetry we’re trying to go toward a sense of realism – toward a reality of creatures that are actually alive and we’re mixing up puppetry and all kinds of other techniques. – Jim Henson

74363. I decided that what I really wanted to do was go off and paint. – Jim Henson

74364. If you’re doing a large, complicated character with radio controls, it might take a number of people several months to make it and if you’re talking about a quick little hand puppet, it could be made in 2 days, so there’s enormous range there, and no real easy generalities. – Jim Henson

74365. And also there wasn’t much money in television in those days anyhow. – Jim Henson

74366. It has always been difficult to get Big Bird to be very pretty. Big Bird in England is much more gorgeous. – Jim Henson

74367. I do remember doing shows strictly in black and white, too, so you’re right. – Jim Henson

74368. If anything, there’s a difference in working with color in England and the color in the US. – Jim Henson

74369. I’ve never felt any sense of competition with anybody, and we’re all friends; we’re all good friends. – Jim Henson

74370. I was very interested in theatre, mostly in stage design. I did a little bit of acting. – Jim Henson

74371. I think my own strengths are in television production. – Jim Henson

74372. Cult recruiting methods based on dosing victims with the brain chemicals released during capture bonding would make cults even more of a problem than they are now. – Keith Henson

74373. I can’t think of anyone who is up on evolutionary psychology and related areas who is deluded enough to be called a utopian. – Keith Henson

74374. Genetic studies in Iceland have found that many of the women who were the founding stock of Iceland came from England and what is now France. Some were probably captured and carried off in Viking raids only 40 generations ago. – Keith Henson

74375. Fighting hard to protect yourself and your relatives is good for your genes, but when captured and escape is not possible, giving up short of dying and making the best you can of the new situation is also good for your genes. – Keith Henson

74376. Evolution acts slowly. Our psychological characteristics today are those that promoted reproductive success in the ancestral environmen. – Keith Henson

74377. Even small cults are a serious cost on the world economy, to victims, their families, employers, friends, and credit-card companies. – Keith Henson

74378. Cults, or related social movements such as the Taliban in Afghanistan, result in massive military expenses. – Keith Henson

74379. Humans have evolved to be exquisitely sensitive to changes in status. – Keith Henson

74380. Could people be trained to be less gullible? Or are you as stuck with gullibility as you are with skin colour? – Keith Henson

74381. Children do not have to learn that streets are dangerous places by potentially fatal trial and error. – Keith Henson

74382. Brigham Young had 47 children, and over 50 women as wives. – Keith Henson

74383. Attention is the way social primates measure status. It is highly rewarding because it causes the release of brain chemicals such as dopamine and endorphins. – Keith Henson

74384. As for leadership, I am the kind who leads reluctantly and more by example than anything else. Someone had to be on the incorporation papers as president. – Keith Henson

74385. Anyone who has ever had the feeling of being higher than a kite after giving a public speech is well aware of the effects of attention. – Keith Henson

74386. I much prefer the modern world. – Keith Henson

74387. Action leads to Attention. that in the short-term releases Rewarding brain chemicals and in the long term improves reproductive success. – Keith Henson

74388. Some people recovering from drugs or alcohol stay with the programs indefinitely, making the recovery program their family, a long-term source of attention rewards. – Keith Henson

74389. The rare person is still interested in new advances when they are adults. There is possibly a correlation with intelligence. In any case, you have to be fairly bright to keep learning and changing attitudes as you get older. – Keith Henson

74390. The information that is passed from person to person and from generation to generation is the primary factor that gives humans a competitive advantage over other animals. – Keith Henson

74391. Successful cult memes induce intense social interaction behaviour between cult members. This trips the attention detectors. – Keith Henson

74392. Primates will continue to play social games without the least insight into what is killing them. – Keith Henson

74393. People under the influence of cults is similar to that we observe in addicts. Typical behaviour for both includes draining bank accounts, neglecting children, destroying relations with family and losing interest in anything except the drug or cult. – Keith Henson

74394. People repeat behaviour that leads to flooding their brains with pleasurable chemicals. The short-term reward loop acts over hours to years, and the long-term reproductive success loop over generations. – Keith Henson

74395. I suspect that a substantial fraction of human problems in the world today, not just cults, result from the mismatch between the current environment and the environment in which we evolved. – Keith Henson

74396. Most of the suicide hijackers came from Saudi Arabia, a place not lacking in wealth. But due to rapid population growth, the wealth per capita has fallen by about half in a generation. – Keith Henson

74397. Lie detection is like language; there is a learning window. Telling whoppers to small children seems to be a family tradition in many families. – Keith Henson

74398. The drug or cult has major if not exclusive sources of brain rewards. – Keith Henson

74399. High status males had multiple wives or additional mating opportunities in the ancestral environment. – Keith Henson

74400. If anyone wonders why the airlines are not doing well it is because flying has been made such an unpleasant and degrading experience. – Keith Henson

74401. People can undergo a sudden change of thinking and loyalties under threat of death or intense social pressure and isolation from friends and family. – Keith Henson

74402. I think I’m the first man to sit on top of the world. – Matthew Henson

74403. It’ll work, if God, wind, leads, ice, snow, and all the hells of this damned frozen land are willing. – Matthew Henson

74404. I was a tomboy right from the time I was a kid and loved to be like that. I’d hate all the girlie things. Well my best friends as a kid have been boys. I get along best with the opposite sex. I guess that’s the case with most people though! – Natasha Henstridge

74405. I think I have been very lucky as far as my acting career goes. – Natasha Henstridge

74406. Where is this Hollywood scene, where is it? I’d like to find it one day… If I want to go out and have a good time, I go to New York. – Natasha Henstridge

74407. When I started off, I didn’t only ride to fame on my looks though many people I know think otherwise. – Natasha Henstridge

74408. Well, I have a couple of projects in the pipeline, but I’m taking things slow for now and being choosy about the roles I take up. One thing I can assure you of is that you are going to see a lot of me! – Natasha Henstridge

74409. Today, I guess I give a lot more thought to the roles before I sign them. – Natasha Henstridge

74410. The nude scenes were a little eerie and I felt a bit odd. Yeah, when the camera scanned up my body, I said to my friend, ‘Now, that’s a close-up.’ I mean, you see every inch of my body. But I’m okay with it and so it was cool. – Natasha Henstridge

74411. Even my parents are so cute, and they deal with every movie of mine excellently. They check with me ever so casually by asking ‘Now how much of nudity are we going to see in this one?’ – Natasha Henstridge

74412. I started off as a model and struggled for some time until I got a break as an actress. I was too stubborn to let go and was sure I was in the right place at the right time. I just fought and I think that’s how I am where I am today. – Natasha Henstridge

74413. My main aim has always been to do good quality films with roles that have some substance. With Power and Beauty there were loads of things that I liked about the movie, which made me opt for it. – Natasha Henstridge

74414. I never forget my old days and I never fly too high I have my feet fixed firmly on the ground! – Natasha Henstridge

74415. I guess Species was a movie made for me and hence I bagged the role. In fact even when acting, I never thought the outcome would be so good which I think it was! The entire role was a challenge. I was to be this strange yet sexy thing which was challenging! – Natasha Henstridge

74416. I believe that every role that I have done this far has had quality and content. My roles have been very demanding and every role has been a challenge and a learning experience that has helped me mature as an actress. – Natasha Henstridge

74417. I began as a model, but that did not really hold my interest for too long! I believe I stood out from the parade of models trying to make it in Hollywood, which helped launch my career beyond the one-night-stand horror movie. – Natasha Henstridge

74418. You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him. – Audrey Hepburn

74419. When you have nobody you can make a cup of tea for, when nobody needs you, that’s when I think life is over. – Audrey Hepburn

74420. There is more to sex appeal than just measurements. I don’t need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal, picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain. – Audrey Hepburn

74421. There are certain shades of limelight that can wreck a girl’s complexion. – Audrey Hepburn

74422. Paris is always a good idea. – Audrey Hepburn

74423. Nothing is impossible, the word itself says ‘I’m possible’! – Audrey Hepburn

74424. Living is like tearing through a museum. Not until later do you really start absorbing what you saw, thinking about it, looking it up in a book, and remembering – because you can’t take it in all at once. – Audrey Hepburn

74425. Let’s face it, a nice creamy chocolate cake does a lot for a lot of people; it does for me. – Audrey Hepburn

74426. People, even more than things, have to be restored, renewed, revived, reclaimed, and redeemed; never throw out anyone. – Audrey Hepburn

74427. If my world were to cave in tomorrow, I would look back on all the pleasures, excitements and worthwhilenesses I have been lucky enough to have had. Not the sadness, not my miscarriages or my father leaving home, but the joy of everything else. It will have been enough. – Audrey Hepburn

74428. Success is like reaching an important birthday and finding you’re exactly the same. – Audrey Hepburn

74429. If I’m honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all. – Audrey Hepburn

74430. It’s that wonderful old-fashioned idea that others come first and you come second. This was the whole ethic by which I was brought up. Others matter more than you do, so ‘don’t fuss, dear; get on with it.’ – Audrey Hepburn

74431. Pick the day. Enjoy it – to the hilt. The day as it comes. People as they come… The past, I think, has helped me appreciate the present – and I don’t want to spoil any of it by fretting about the future. – Audrey Hepburn

74432. Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, it’s at the end of your arm, as you get older, remember you have another hand: The first is to help yourself, the second is to help others. – Audrey Hepburn

74433. The most important thing is to enjoy your life – to be happy – it’s all that matters. – Audrey Hepburn

74434. I believe in manicures. I believe in overdressing. I believe in primping at leisure and wearing lipstick. I believe in pink. I believe happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day, and… I believe in miracles. – Audrey Hepburn

74435. The beauty of a woman is not in a facial mode but the true beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. It is the caring that she lovingly gives the passion that she shows. The beauty of a woman grows with the passing years. – Audrey Hepburn

74436. The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries or the way she combs her hair. – Audrey Hepburn

74437. The beauty of a woman must be seen from in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides. – Audrey Hepburn

74438. The best thing to hold onto in life is each other. – Audrey Hepburn

74439. If I get married, I want to be very married. – Audrey Hepburn

74440. Since the world has existed, there has been injustice. But it is one world, the more so as it becomes smaller, more accessible. There is just no question that there is more obligation that those who have should give to those who have nothing. – Audrey Hepburn

74441. I have to be alone very often. I’d be quite happy if I spent from Saturday night until Monday morning alone in my apartment. That’s how I refuel. – Audrey Hepburn

74442. As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself, the other for helping others. – Audrey Hepburn

74443. Everything I learned I learned from the movies. – Audrey Hepburn

74444. For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone. – Audrey Hepburn

74445. I decided, very early on, just to accept life unconditionally; I never expected it to do anything special for me, yet I seemed to accomplish far more than I had ever hoped. Most of the time it just happened to me without my ever seeking it. – Audrey Hepburn

74446. I don’t want to be alone, I want to be left alone. – Audrey Hepburn

74447. I’ve been lucky. Opportunities don’t often come along. So, when they do, you have to grab them. – Audrey Hepburn

74448. I heard a definition once: Happiness is health and a short memory! I wish I’d invented it, because it is very true. – Audrey Hepburn

74449. I love people who make me laugh. I honestly think it’s the thing I like most, to laugh. It cures a multitude of ills. It’s probably the most important thing in a person. – Audrey Hepburn

74450. I never think of myself as an icon. What is in other people’s minds is not in my mind. I just do my thing. – Audrey Hepburn

74451. I never thought I’d land in pictures with a face like mine. – Audrey Hepburn

74452. I probably hold the distinction of being one movie star who, by all laws of logic, should never have made it. At each stage of my career, I lacked the experience. – Audrey Hepburn

74453. I was asked to act when I couldn’t act. I was asked to sing ‘Funny Face’ when I couldn’t sing, and dance with Fred Astaire when I couldn’t dance – and do all kinds of things I wasn’t prepared for. Then I tried like mad to cope with it. – Audrey Hepburn

74454. I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it. – Audrey Hepburn

74455. I’m an introvert… I love being by myself, love being outdoors, love taking a long walk with my dogs and looking at the trees, flowers, the sky. – Audrey Hepburn

74456. I’m half-Irish, half-Dutch, and I was born in Belgium. If I was a dog, I’d be in a hell of a mess! – Audrey Hepburn

74457. I believe in pink. I believe that laughing is the best calorie burner. I believe in kissing, kissing a lot. I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong. I believe that happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day and I believe in miracles. – Audrey Hepburn

74458. My greatest strength is common sense. I’m really a standard brand – like Campbell’s tomato soup or Baker’s chocolate. – Katharine Hepburn

74459. It’s a business you go into because your an egocentric. It’s a very embarrassing profession. – Katharine Hepburn

74460. It’s a rather rude gesture, but at least it’s clear what you mean. – Katharine Hepburn

74461. It’s life isn’t it? You plow ahead and make a hit. And you plow on and someone passes you. Then someone passes them. Time levels. – Katharine Hepburn

74462. Life is hard. After all, it kills you. – Katharine Hepburn

74463. Life is to be lived. If you have to support yourself, you had bloody well better find some way that is going to be interesting. And you don’t do that by sitting around. – Katharine Hepburn

74464. Marriage is a series of desperate arguments people feel passionately about. – Katharine Hepburn

74465. If you want to give up the admiration of thousands of men for the distain of one, go ahead, get married. – Katharine Hepburn

74466. Never complain. Never explain. – Katharine Hepburn

74467. Only the really plain people know about love – the very fascinating ones try so hard to create an impression that they soon exhaust their talents. – Katharine Hepburn

74468. Plain women know more about men than beautiful women do. – Katharine Hepburn

74469. Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get – only with what you are expecting to give – which is everything. – Katharine Hepburn

74470. If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married. – Katharine Hepburn

74471. If you obey all the rules you miss all the fun. – Katharine Hepburn

74472. If you always do what interests you, at least one person is pleased. – Katharine Hepburn

74473. I think most of the people involved in any art always secretly wonder whether they are really there because they’re good or there because they’re lucky. – Katharine Hepburn

74474. I never realized until lately that women were supposed to be the inferior sex. – Katharine Hepburn

74475. I never lose sight of the fact that just being is fun. – Katharine Hepburn

74476. I have many regrets, and I’m sure everyone does. The stupid things you do, you regret… if you have any sense, and if you don’t regret them, maybe you’re stupid. – Katharine Hepburn

74477. Enemies are so stimulating. – Katharine Hepburn

74478. Dressing up is a bore. At a certain age, you decorate yourself to attract the opposite sex, and at a certain age, I did that. But I’m past that age. – Katharine Hepburn

74479. Death will be a great relief. No more interviews. – Katharine Hepburn

74480. Being a housewife and a mother is the biggest job in the world, but if it doesn’t interest you, don’t do it – I would have made a terrible mother. – Katharine Hepburn

74481. It would be a terrific innovation if you could get your mind to stretch a little further than the next wisecrack. – Katharine Hepburn

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74482. Acting is a nice childish profession – pretending you’re someone else and, at the same time, selling yourself. – Katharine Hepburn

74483. Acting is the most minor of gifts. After all, Shirley Temple could do it when she was four. – Katharine Hepburn

74484. Acting is the perfect idiot’s profession. – Katharine Hepburn

74485. As for me, prizes are nothing. My prize is my work. – Katharine Hepburn

74486. To be loved is very demoralizing. – Katharine Hepburn

74487. Why slap them on the wrist with feather when you can belt them over the head with a sledgehammer. – Katharine Hepburn

74488. When I started out, I didn’t have any desire to be an actress or to learn how to act. I just wanted to be famous. – Katharine Hepburn

74489. We are taught you must blame your father, your sisters, your brothers, the school, the teachers – but never blame yourself. It’s never your fault. But it’s always your fault, because if you wanted to change you’re the one who has got to change. – Katharine Hepburn

74490. Without discipline, there’s no life at all. – Katharine Hepburn

74491. The average Hollywood film star’s ambition is to be admired by an American, courted by an Italian, married to an Englishman and have a French boyfriend. – Katharine Hepburn

74492. Sometimes I wonder if men and women really suit each other. Perhaps they should live next door and just visit now and then. – Katharine Hepburn

74493. Trying to be fascinating is an asinine position to be in. – Katharine Hepburn

74494. To keep your character intact you cannot stoop to filthy acts. It makes it easier to stoop the next time. – Katharine Hepburn

74495. I found one had to do some work every day, even at midnight, because either you’re professional or you’re not. – Barbara Hepworth

74496. One must be entirely sensitive to the structure of the material that one is handling. One must yield to it in tiny details of execution, perhaps the handling of the surface or grain, and one must master it as a whole. – Barbara Hepworth

74497. I rarely draw what I see. I draw what I feel in my body. – Barbara Hepworth

74498. I felt the most intense pleasure in piercing the stone in order to make an abstract form and space; quite a different sensation from that of doing it for the purpose of realism. – Barbara Hepworth

74499. Halfway through any work, one is often tempted to go off on a tangent. Once you have yielded, you will be tempted to yield again and again… Finally, you would only produce something hybrid. – Barbara Hepworth

74500. Body experience… is the centre of creation. – Barbara Hepworth

74501. At no point do I wish to be in conflict with any man or masculine thought. It doesn’t enter my consciousness. Art is anonymous. It’s not competitive with men. It’s a complementary contribution. – Barbara Hepworth

74502. My works are an imitation of my own past and present. – Barbara Hepworth

74503. To do the same thing over and over again is not only boredom: it is to be controlled by rather than to control what you do. – Heraclitus

74504. The best people renounce all for one goal, the eternal fame of mortals; but most people stuff themselves like cattle. – Heraclitus

74505. Much learning does not teach understanding. – Heraclitus

74506. No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it’s not the same river and he’s not the same man. – Heraclitus

74507. Men who wish to know about the world must learn about it in its particular details. – Heraclitus

74508. Nothing endures but change. – Heraclitus

74509. Opposition brings concord. Out of discord comes the fairest harmony. – Heraclitus

74510. Our envy always lasts longer than the happiness of those we envy. – Heraclitus

74511. The chain of wedlock is so heavy that it takes two to carry it – and sometimes three. – Heraclitus

74512. The eyes are more exact witnesses than the ears. – Heraclitus

74513. The sun is new each day. – Heraclitus

74514. Man is most nearly himself when he achieves the seriousness of a child at play. – Heraclitus

74515. There is nothing permanent except change. – Heraclitus

74516. Nature is wont to hide herself. – Heraclitus

74517. To God everything is beautiful, good, and just; humans, however, think some things are unjust and others just. – Heraclitus

74518. You cannot step into the same river twice. – Heraclitus

74519. You could not step twice into the same rivers; for other waters are ever flowing on to you. – Heraclitus

74520. The way up and the way down are one and the same. – Heraclitus

74521. Corpses are more fit to be thrown out than is dung. – Heraclitus

74522. No one that encounters prosperity does not also encounter danger. – Heraclitus

74523. Justice will overtake fabricators of lies and false witnesses. – Heraclitus

74524. A man’s character is his fate. – Heraclitus

74525. A man’s character is his guardian divinity. – Heraclitus

74526. Big results require big ambitions. – Heraclitus

74527. Bigotry is the sacred disease. – Heraclitus

74528. Character is destiny. – Heraclitus

74529. Couples are wholes and not wholes, what agrees disagrees, the concordant is discordant. From all things one and from one all things. – Heraclitus

74530. Deliberate violence is more to be quenched than a fire. – Heraclitus

74531. Even sleepers are workers and collaborators in what goes on in the Universe. – Heraclitus

74532. Eyes and ears are poor witnesses to people if they have uncultured souls. – Heraclitus

74533. God is day and night, winter and summer, war and peace, surfeit and hunger. – Heraclitus

74534. Good character is not formed in a week or a month. It is created little by little, day by day. Protracted and patient effort is needed to develop good character. – Heraclitus

74535. Hide our ignorance as we will, an evening of wine soon reveals it. – Heraclitus

74536. I am what libraries and librarians have made me, with little assistance from a professor of Greek and poets. – Heraclitus

74537. If you do not the expect the unexpected you will not find it, for it is not to be reached by search or trail. – Heraclitus

74538. It is hard to contend against one’s heart’s desire; for whatever it wishes to have it buys at the cost of soul. – Heraclitus

74539. Change alone is unchanging. – Heraclitus

74540. A high-brow is someone who looks at a sausage and thinks of Picasso. – A. P. Herbert

74541. The concept of two people living together for 25 years without a serious dispute suggests a lack of spirit only to be admired in sheep. – A. P. Herbert

74542. This high official, all allow, is grossly overpaid; there wasn’t any Board, and now there isn’t any Trade. – A. P. Herbert

74543. The Englishman never enjoys himself except for a noble purpose. – A. P. Herbert

74544. The critical period of matrimony is breakfast-time. – A. P. Herbert

74545. I am sure that the party system is right and necessary. There must be some scum. – A. P. Herbert

74546. An Englishman never enjoys himself, except for a noble purpose. – A. P. Herbert

74547. People must not do things for fun. We are not here for fun. There is no reference to fun in any Act of Parliament. – A. P. Herbert

74548. The conception of two people living together for twenty-five years without having a cross word suggests a lack of spirit only to be admired in sheep. – Alan Patrick Herbert

74549. The critical period in matrimony is breakfast-time. – Alan Patrick Herbert

74550. Let’s find out what everyone is doing, And then stop everyone from doing it. – Alan Patrick Herbert

74551. If nobody said anything unless he knew what he was talking about, a ghastly hush would descend upon the earth. – Alan Patrick Herbert

74552. A highbrow is the kind of person who looks at a sausage and thinks of Picasso. – Alan Patrick Herbert

74553. The career of a politician mainly consists in making one part of the nation do what it does not want to do, in order to please and satisfy the other part of the nation. – Auberon Herbert

74554. If you tie a man’s hands there is nothing moral about his not committing murder. – Auberon Herbert

74555. You will not make a man wiser by taking freedom of action from him. A man can only learn when he is free to act. – Auberon Herbert

74556. How can an act done under compulsion have any moral element in it, seeing that what is moral is the free act of an intelligent being? – Auberon Herbert

74557. There never yet has been a great system sustained by force under which all the best faculties of men have not slowly withered. – Auberon Herbert

74558. The course that will restore to the workmen a father’s duties and responsibilities, between which and themselves the state has now stepped, is for them to reject all forced contributions from others, and to do their own work through their own voluntary combinations. – Auberon Herbert

74559. It is the small owner who offers the only really profitable and reliable material for taxation. He is made for taxation. – Auberon Herbert

74560. We hold that what one man cannot morally do, a million men cannot morally do, and government, representing many millions of men, cannot do. – Auberon Herbert

74561. Do you not see, first, that – as a mental abstract – physical force is directly opposed to morality; and secondly, that it practically drives out of existence the moral forces? – Auberon Herbert

74562. If government half a century ago had provided us with all our dinners and breakfasts, it would be the practice of our orators today to assume the impossibility of our providing for ourselves. – Auberon Herbert

74563. The ruling idea of the politician – stated rather bluntly – is that those who are opposed to him exist for the purpose of being made to serve his ends, if he can get power enough in his hands to force these ends upon them. – Auberon Herbert

74564. I venture to prophesy that there lies before us a bitter and an evil time. – Auberon Herbert

74565. If we cannot by reason, by influence, by example, by strenuous effort, and by personal sacrifice, mend the bad places of civilization, we certainly cannot do it by force. – Auberon Herbert

74566. How, then, can the rights of three men exceed the rights of two men? In what possible way can the rights of three men absorb the rights of two men, and make them as if they had never existed. – Auberon Herbert

74567. And what sort of philosophical doctrine is thi – that numbers confer unlimited rights, that they take from some persons all rights over themselves, and vest these rights in others. – Auberon Herbert

74568. Deny human rights, and however little you may wish to do so, you will find yourself abjectly kneeling at the feet of that old-world god, Force. – Auberon Herbert

74569. Every tax or rate, forcibly taken from an unwilling person, is immoral and oppressive. – Auberon Herbert

74570. When law and duty are one, united by religion, you never become fully conscious, fully aware of yourself. You are always a little less than an individual. – Frank Herbert

74571. What do you despise? By this are you truly known. – Frank Herbert

74572. Wealth is a tool of freedom, but the pursuit of wealth is the way to slavery. – Frank Herbert

74573. To suspect your own mortality is to know the beginning of terror, to learn irrefutably that you are mortal is to know the end of terror. – Frank Herbert

74574. Think you of the fact that a deaf person cannot hear. Then, what deafness may we not all possess? What senses do we lack that we cannot see and cannot hear another world all around us? – Frank Herbert

74575. There is no escape – we pay for the violence of our ancestors. – Frank Herbert

74576. The stakes in conflict do not change. Battle determines who will control the wealth or its equivalent. – Frank Herbert

74577. The proximity of a desirable thing tempts one to overindulgence. On that path lies danger. – Frank Herbert

74578. The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action. – Frank Herbert

74579. Without change, something sleeps inside us, and seldom awakens. The sleeper must awaken. – Frank Herbert

74580. The beginning of knowledge is the discovery of something we do not understand. – Frank Herbert

74581. Truth suffers from too much analysis. – Frank Herbert

74582. Something cannot emerge from nothing. – Frank Herbert

74583. The difference between sentiment and being sentimental is the following: Sentiment is when a driver swerves out of the way to avoid hitting a rabbit on the road. Being sentimental is when the same driver, when swerving away from the rabbit, hits a pedestrian. – Frank Herbert

74584. Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker. – Frank Herbert

74585. To attempt seeing Truth without knowing Falsehood. It is the attempt to see the Light without knowing the Darkness. It cannot be. – Frank Herbert

74586. Any road followed precisely to its end leads precisely nowhere. Climb the mountain just a little bit to test it’s a mountain. From the top of the mountain, you cannot see the mountain. – Frank Herbert

74587. He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing. – Frank Herbert

74588. How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him. – Frank Herbert

74589. If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual. – Frank Herbert

74590. It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich. – Frank Herbert

74591. Kindness is the beginning of cruelty. – Frank Herbert

74592. Religion often partakes of the myth of progress that shields us from the terrors of an uncertain future. – Frank Herbert

74593. Respect for the truth comes close to being the basis for all morality. – Frank Herbert

74594. Seek freedom and become captive of your desires. Seek discipline and find your liberty. – Frank Herbert

74595. One of the best things to come out of the home computer revolution could be the general and widespread understanding of how severely limited logic really is. – Frank Herbert

74596. Sweet spring, full of sweet days and roses, a box where sweets compacted lie. – George Herbert

74597. Be thrifty, but not covetous. – George Herbert

74598. He that will learn to pray, let him go to sea. – George Herbert

74599. He that is not handsome at 20, nor strong at 30, nor rich at 40, nor wise at 50, will never be handsome, strong, rich or wise. – George Herbert

74600. He that hath lost his credit is dead to the world. – George Herbert

74601. He that cannot forgive others, breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass if he would ever reach heaven; for everyone has need to be forgiven. – George Herbert

74602. He hath no leisure who useth it not. – George Herbert

74603. Good words are worth much, and cost little. – George Herbert

74604. Drink not the third glass, which thou canst not tame, when once it is within thee. – George Herbert

74605. Do not wait; the time will never be “just right.” Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along. – George Herbert

74606. Deceive not thy physician, confessor, nor lawyer. – George Herbert

74607. Spend not on hopes. – George Herbert

74608. Better never begin than never make an end. – George Herbert

74609. Storms make the oak grow deeper roots. – George Herbert

74610. A lean compromise is better than a fat lawsuit. – George Herbert

74611. A gentle heart is tied with an easy thread. – George Herbert

74612. Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourtesy. – George Herbert

74613. A man of great memory without learning hath a rock and a spindle and no staff to spin. – George Herbert

74614. In conversation, humor is worth more than wit and easiness more than knowledge. – George Herbert

74615. If a donkey bray at you, don’t bray at him. – George Herbert

74616. Dare to be true. Nothing can need a lie: a fault which needs it most, grows two thereby. – George Herbert

74617. Hell is full of good meanings and wishings. – George Herbert

74618. You must lose a fly to catch a trout. – George Herbert

74619. Skill and confidence are an unconquered army. – George Herbert

74620. One father is enough to govern one hundred sons, but not a hundred sons one father. – George Herbert

74621. Punishment is lame, but it comes. – George Herbert

74622. Prayer should be the key of the day and the lock of the night. – George Herbert

74623. War makes thieves and peace hangs them. – George Herbert

74624. One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters. – George Herbert

74625. Sometimes the best gain is to lose. – George Herbert

74626. Living well is the best revenge. – George Herbert

74627. Love and a cough cannot be hid. – George Herbert

74628. Many kiss the hand they wish cut off. – George Herbert

74629. Never was a miser a brave soul. – George Herbert

74630. Night is the mother of counsels. – George Herbert

74631. None knows the weight of another’s burden. – George Herbert

74632. One sword keeps another in the sheath. – George Herbert

74633. The shortest answer is doing. – George Herbert

74634. The devil divides the world between atheism and superstition. – George Herbert

74635. Read as you taste fruit or savor wine, or enjoy friendship, love or life. – George Herbert

74636. The buyer needs a hundred eyes, the seller not one. – George Herbert

74637. Throw away thy rod, throw away thy wrath; O my God, take the gentle path. – George Herbert

74638. Take all that is given whether wealth, love or language, nothing comes by mistake and with good digestion all can be turned to health. – George Herbert

74639. Speak not of my debts unless you mean to pay them. – George Herbert

74640. The eyes have one language everywhere. – George Herbert

74641. The resolved mind hath no cares. – George Herbert

74642. The mouse that hath but one hole is quickly taken. – George Herbert

74643. There is an hour wherein a man might be happy all his life, could he find it. – George Herbert

74644. There is great force hidden in a gentle command. – George Herbert

74645. Life is half spent before we know what it is. – George Herbert

74646. It is part of a poor spirit to undervalue himself and blush. – George Herbert

74647. There would be no great men if there were no little ones. – George Herbert

74648. The offender never pardons. – George Herbert

74649. If the news isn’t there, don’t create it. If I look at local news, I don’t know what’s real. – Willie Herenton

74650. Rag paper, containing hemp fiber, is the highest quality and longest lasting paper ever made. It can be torn when wet, but returns to its full strength when dry. – Jack Herer

74651. If you substitute marijuana for tobacco and alcohol, you’ll add eight to 24 years to your life. – Jack Herer

74652. Many artists and writers have used cannabis for creative stimulation – from the writers of the world’s religious masterpieces to our most irreverent satirists. – Jack Herer

74653. My family moved to Buffalo, New York in 1940 where I was raised. – Jack Herer

74654. Our leaders are acting like lemmings. – Jack Herer

74655. You see, the Greenhouse Effect is a direct result of burning fossil or old carbon fuels. – Jack Herer

74656. When I went off to the army when I was 17 years old, I believed in America and the rights of freedom. But today I believe my government is lying to the American people and that my president, George Bush, is a criminal. – Jack Herer

74657. Well, as I understand it, the main supporters are beer companies and the pharmaceutical companies. I’d like them to show me the dead bodies from marijuana. But they can’t because there aren’t any. – Jack Herer

74658. This girl wanted me to experience something I’d never experienced. She tried three times to get me high. Finally it worked, and I had the most incredible sex I’d ever had. – Jack Herer

74659. The only dead bodies from marijuana are in the prisons and at the hands of the police. This is ridiculous. – Jack Herer

74660. Growing hemp as nature designed it is vital to our urgent need to reduce greenhouse gases and ensure the survival of our planet. – Jack Herer

74661. Hempseed produces no observable high for humans or birds. – Jack Herer

74662. I was 30 years old and this girl I knew found out I had never gotten high. Nobody had ever told me about marijuana. – Jack Herer

74663. I don’t want to wait 20 or 50 years for something to be done about petrochemical pollution. – Jack Herer

74664. I was a normal American nerd. – Jack Herer

74665. I’ve lived in Los Angeles for at least 24 years. – Jack Herer

74666. But you can count the dead bodies from alcohol, tobacco, and legal pharmaceuticals by the millions. – Jack Herer

74667. The Irish gave the bagpipes to the Scotts as a joke, but the Scotts haven’t seen the joke yet. – Oliver Herford

74668. A man must love a thing very much if he not only practices it without any hope of fame and money, but even… without any hope of doing it well. – Oliver Herford

74669. Only the young die good. – Oliver Herford

74670. Darling: the popular form of address used in speaking to a member of the opposite sex whose name you cannot at the moment remember. – Oliver Herford

74671. Age, like distance lends a double charm. – Oliver Herford

74672. A woman’s mind is cleaner than a man’s: She changes it more often. – Oliver Herford

74673. Cat: a pygmy lion who loves mice, hates dogs, and patronizes human beings. – Oliver Herford

74674. A man is known by the silence he keeps. – Oliver Herford

74675. When I go abroad I always sail from Boston because it is such a pleasant place to get away from. – Oliver Herford

74676. What is my loftiest ambition? I’ve always wanted to throw an egg at an electric fan. – Oliver Herford

74677. There is always room at the top – after the investigation. – Oliver Herford

74678. Tact: to lie about others as you would have them lie about you. – Oliver Herford

74679. Modesty: the gentle art of enhancing your charm by pretending not to be aware of it. – Oliver Herford

74680. Many are called but few get up. – Oliver Herford

74681. Manuscript: something submitted in haste and returned at leisure. – Oliver Herford

74682. A rolling stone gathers no moss, but it gains a certain polish. – Oliver Herford

74683. Why should you ask blood be spilled for a cause that is not in the interest of the American people? – Wally Herger

74684. My overall message for labor members is… that we understand that the benefits of trade are clear, but the disruption and the dislocation are painfully concentrated and we can’t ignore them. – Alexis Herman

74685. To me, it is a process, a process that starts with raising awareness, engaging international partners on this issue, and being committed to a different course of action. – Alexis Herman

74686. Well, I tell young people to be successful today that, first of all, that what you learn today directly impacts what you earn tomorrow. This is a knowledge-based economy. – Alexis Herman

74687. We have had actually a decline in government service overall, but the growth is in high-tech areas, specialty areas in the Labor Department and other departments. – Alexis Herman

74688. Unlike any other time in our history, we have to know that staying in school and getting an education is the most important thing you can do. – Alexis Herman

74689. This can not be about a race to the bottom. – Alexis Herman

74690. The public sector certainly includes the Department of Labor. Those are jobs that are available. They are open and they are good paying jobs. The government as a whole has been actually retrenching under President Clinton’s leadership. – Alexis Herman

74691. Really, the potential for, first of all, any college graduate today is enormously good. These are good times for anyone with a college degree today, particularly African Americans. With a college degree today, you really breach the unemployment rate. – Alexis Herman

74692. It is very important that our young people have constructive early work experiences. But it is equally important that their jobs are safe and complement their education, rather than complete it. – Alexis Herman

74693. If we can’t begin to agree on fundamentals, such as the elimination of the most abusive forms of child labor, then we really are not ready to march forward into the future. – Alexis Herman

74694. Education is important because, first of all, people need to know that discrimination still exists. It is still real in the workplace, and we should not take that for granted. – Alexis Herman

74695. But the real growth I must say in terms of the public sector for the Labor Department is really at state and local levels. That’s where the real opportunities are today. – Alexis Herman

74696. The fact of the matter is, this is a very dynamic economy we have, and in this dynamic economy, you have a lot of job gains, but you also have job loss. – Alexis Herman

74697. If the business community and political elite want to go to war they find it easy to mobilize domestic consent. – Edward S. Herman

74698. How to hit home runs: I swing as hard as I can, and I try to swing right through the ball. – George Herman

74699. I have only one superstition… Touch all the bases when I hit a home run. – George Herman

74700. I hit big or I miss big. – George Herman

74701. I know, but I had a better year than Hoover. – George Herman

74702. I like to live as big as I can. – George Herman

74703. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don’t play together, the club won’t be worth a dime. – George Herman

74704. You’re an actor, are you? Well, all that means is: you are irresponsible, irrational, romantic, and incapable of handling an adult emotion or a universal concept without first reducing it to something personal, material, sensational – and probably sexual! – George Herman

74705. Striking out batters was easy. – George Herman

74706. I’d give a year of my life if I could hit a homerun on opening day of this great new park. – George Herman

74707. I’ll win more games playing everyday in the outfield than I will pitching every fourth day. – George Herman

74708. I’ve never heard a crowd boo a homer, but I’ve heard plenty of boos after a strikeout. – George Herman

74709. I’d play for half my salary if I could hit in this dump all the time. – George Herman

74710. Pitching just felt like the most natural thing in the world. – George Herman

74711. You know this baseball game of ours comes up from the youth. That means the boys. And after you’ve been a boy, and grow up to know how to play ball, then you come to the boys you see representing themselves today in our national pastime. – George Herman

74712. The harder you grip the bat, the more you can swing it through the ball, and the farther the ball will go. – George Herman

74713. The only real game – I think – in the world is baseball. – George Herman

74714. The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. – George Herman

74715. To my sick little pal. I will try to knock you another homer, maybe two today. – George Herman

74716. Watch my dust. – George Herman

74717. You know how bad my voice sounds – well it feels just as bad. – George Herman

74718. It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up. – George Herman

74719. I’m trying to bring a new generation into the musical theater and to create a new audience. – Jerry Herman

74720. I have a lot of friends who get up most mornings and go to jobs they absolutely hate. I don’t think that’s what life is about and I’m so fortunate that I actually love what I do. – Jerry Herman

74721. I don’t want the kind of theater that I love and grew up seeing to die out. – Jerry Herman

74722. There were a lot of times where there was a great deal of fodder recorded and played, because there was a market for it – just as there is today. And there were more bad bands than there were good bands – I think that should always be remembered. – Woody Herman

74723. I’m going to be on the road for the rest of my life. – Woody Herman

74724. The singing was something I got from my father. – Woody Herman

74725. My only claim to fame, if I have one, is that I’m an editor. – Woody Herman

74726. Death is like an arrow that is already in flight, and your life lasts only until it reaches you. – Georg Hermes

74727. From one Soul of the Universe are all Souls derived. – Georg Hermes

74728. Not all human souls but only the pious ones are divine. – Georg Hermes

74729. The soul passeth from form to form; and the mansions of her pilgrimage are manifold. – Georg Hermes

74730. We are servants rather than masters in mathematics. – Charles Hermite

74731. Abel has left mathematicians enough to keep them busy for 500 years. – Charles Hermite

74732. There exists, if I am not mistaken, an entire world which is the totality of mathematical truths, to which we have access only with our mind, just as a world of physical reality exists, the one like the other independent of ourselves, both of divine creation. – Charles Hermite

74733. We thought everybody read comics. We didn’t know we were weird. We didn’t know people that collected comics were strange. It was as normal as listening to rock music on the radio. – Gilbert Hernandez

74734. Dennis the Menace was probably the most realistic comic book ever done. No space aliens ever invaded! – Gilbert Hernandez

74735. We were very happy when a South African court, which had previously ruled against us, took another look and decided that this material was not obscene and allowed it into the country. – Gilbert Hernandez

74736. It wasn’t until school that we realised that we were abnormal. – Gilbert Hernandez

74737. We grew out of the superhero comics, but we still liked comics, so we started putting our own experiences in the stories we were doing for our own amusement. – Gilbert Hernandez

74738. Our father died when we were very young, so our mother raised six kids. We saw the world filtered through her eyes, being a minority woman raising six kids. – Gilbert Hernandez

74739. My two biggest influences are Archie comics and Dennis the Menace. – Gilbert Hernandez

74740. I always felt I was living in two worlds. One was the Mexican world, because nearly everybody I knew, relatives and cousins and kids in the neighbourhood, were Mexican. Then school was a different world. It was ethnically mixed. – Gilbert Hernandez

74741. I’ve sort of dealt with the characters’ lives more; particularly the women characters. – Gilbert Hernandez

74742. Hey, every once in awhile the secondary form works better than the original but it’s certainly a rarity. – Jaime Hernandez

74743. I used to always read my stuff. And I could never understand why artists would say, ‘Oh, I can’t read my older stuff.’ I’d go, ‘Are you crazy? I could read my stuff forever!’ Now it’s a little harder. – Jaime Hernandez

74744. To me, sex is sex and I don’t think it is or should be a problem. Maybe my presenting it that way will unscrew up a few heads out there, including my own. – Jaime Hernandez

74745. The Tom Strong thing was totally for the money. I plan to get looser after I finish this Maggie saga. – Jaime Hernandez

74746. The sizes and shapes of the panels have never been important to my stories. It has always been the words and images that drew me in, kind of like watching a movie. – Jaime Hernandez

74747. It’s rare that I actually have a story in my head. I have events or ‘what’s the next move?’ Like, Maggie, ‘where’s she going to go in this story, where’s she going to end up?’ Then the story has to fill in the in-between, and that comes as I’m starting it. – Jaime Hernandez

74748. I leave a lot open so I can fill it in later. If I don’t have any ideas right away, I can fill it in later. – Jaime Hernandez

74749. Every day I run into people who don’t know what I do. And even after I explain it they still don’t know what I do. So now I can just say, ‘Pick up the Locas book!’ And that tells them all. – Jaime Hernandez

74750. Every time I copy something, I can draw it for the rest of my life. But research is so painful – I mean just opening up a magazine looking for a picture of a car or looking out the window looking for a car is just hard! – Jaime Hernandez

74751. Half of me is very excited and the other half is ‘Haven’t we seen this stuff before?’ But I’m very impressed. I almost couldn’t picture it when it was being put together. I couldn’t picture it being in my hand, what it would look like. – Jaime Hernandez

74752. Comics as art. I do comics as comics, and my opportunity to tell stories. Simple. Basic. Let the characters have the excitement, not the package. That’s where I come from. – Jaime Hernandez

74753. I’ve done illustration on the side. But other than that, comics have been my main things. – Jaime Hernandez

74754. I’d heard about Texas football and how much of a religion it is, but to go to Odessa and experience it first-hand is something different than just hearing about it. – Jay Hernandez

74755. I’m pretty athletic and I play basketball a lot. – Jay Hernandez

74756. It’s always challenging to go into a role. – Jay Hernandez

74757. No, I was going to college and got discovered. – Jay Hernandez

74758. No, I’ve never played baseball in my life. – Jay Hernandez

74759. Some of the material out there – I don’t want to say that it’s all bad – but there’s a lot of bad stuff out there. You just continue reading scripts, and eventually you find something you connect with. – Jay Hernandez

74760. There are a couple of projects that are sort of on the plate; I haven’t closed any of them yet. I’m trying to figure out which one is going to be the best one for me. – Jay Hernandez

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74761. I would say being in that institution – that psyche ward, or whatever it was. That was really creepy because it was a real place from like the early 1900s. – Jay Hernandez

74762. We’re not in high school anymore and we’ve had a little more life experiences to help us better understand what were going through in terms of stardom and recognition. – Jay Hernandez

74763. I grew up in LA. I sort of watched the Raiders play and that sort of thing. – Jay Hernandez

74764. For me, I think that I don’t like feeling pressure from outside sources. I’d rather put the pressure on myself and push myself to do it as good as I can. – Jay Hernandez

74765. But in film you always watch situations or stories that you really have no relation to. A lot of times just because there’s no personal connection doesn’t mean you can’t connect with the film or the characters in the film. – Jay Hernandez

74766. Best thing that’s happened this year? Maybe Hostel. It was a great experience. I loved it. – Jay Hernandez

74767. The Yankees have better starting pitchers than Arizona. Arizona just has two… the Yanks have four. – Keith Hernandez

74768. They can’t have Randy Johnson and Curt Schilling lose a game. – Keith Hernandez

74769. I didn’t cost the Series. I cost a game in the regular season. – Keith Hernandez

74770. Acting is really not what I’m interested in. I’m not an aspiring actor and you should be able to tell. – Keith Hernandez

74771. I won’t say that women belong in the kitchen, but they don’t belong in the dugout. – Keith Hernandez

74772. You can always improve your bench and relief pitching. – Keith Hernandez

74773. Knowledge may give weight, but accomplishments give lustre, and many more people see than weigh. – Herodotus

74774. Many exceedingly rich men are unhappy, but many middling circumstances are fortunate. – Herodotus

74775. Men trust their ears less than their eyes. – Herodotus

74776. Men’s fortunes are on a wheel, which in its turning suffers not the same man to prosper for ever. – Herodotus

74777. Of all men’s miseries the bitterest is this: to know so much and to have control over nothing. – Herodotus

74778. Of all possessions a friend is the most precious. – Herodotus

74779. One should always look to the end of everything, how it will finally come out. For the god has shown blessedness to many only to overturn them utterly in the end. – Herodotus

74780. Remember that with her clothes a woman puts off her modesty. – Herodotus

74781. Soft men tend to be born from soft countries. – Herodotus

74782. The destiny of man is in his own soul. – Herodotus

74783. It is better by noble boldness to run the risk of being subject to half the evils we anticipate than to remain in cowardly listlessness for fear of what might happen. – Herodotus

74784. The ears of men are lesser agents of belief than their eyes. – Herodotus

74785. The gods loves to punish whatever is greater than the rest. – Herodotus

74786. The man who has planned badly, if fortune is on his side, may have had a stroke of luck; but his plan was a bad one nonetheless. – Herodotus

74787. The most hateful human misfortune is for a wise man to have no influence. – Herodotus

74788. The only good is knowledge, and the only evil is ignorance. – Herodotus

74789. The worst pain a man can suffer: to have insight into much and power over nothing. – Herodotus

74790. There is nothing more foolish, nothing more given to outrage than a useless mob. – Herodotus

74791. To think well and to consent to obey someone giving good advice are the same thing. – Herodotus

74792. Very few things happen at the right time, and the rest do not happen at all. The conscientious historian will correct these defects. – Herodotus

74793. Whatever comes from God is impossible for a man to turn back. – Herodotus

74794. Some men give up their designs when they have almost reached the goal; While others, on the contrary, obtain a victory by exerting, at the last moment, more vigorous efforts than ever before. – Herodotus

74795. Great things are won by great dangers. – Herodotus

74796. When a woman removes her garment, she also removes the respect that is hers. – Herodotus

74797. A man calumniated is doubly injured – first by him who utters the calumny, and then by him who believes it. – Herodotus

74798. All men’s gains are the fruit of venturing. – Herodotus

74799. As the old saw says well: every end does not appear together with its beginning. – Herodotus

74800. But I like not these great success of yours; for I know how jealous are the gods. – Herodotus

74801. Circumstances rule men; men do not rule circumstances. – Herodotus

74802. Civil strife is as much a greater evil than a concerted war effort as war itself is worse than peace. – Herodotus

74803. Death is a delightful hiding place for weary men. – Herodotus

74804. Do you see how the god always hurls his bolts at the greatest houses and the tallest trees. For he is wont to thwart whatever is greater than the rest. – Herodotus

74805. Force has no place where there is need of skill. – Herodotus

74806. It’s impossible for someone who is human to have all good things together, just as there is no single country able to provide all good things for itself. – Herodotus

74807. Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks. – Herodotus

74808. It is clear that not in one thing alone, but in many ways equality and freedom of speech are a good thing. – Herodotus

74809. He is the best man who, when making his plans, fears and reflects on everything that can happen to him, but in the moment of action is bold. – Herodotus

74810. How much better a thing it is to be envied than to be pitied. – Herodotus

74811. I am bound to tell what I am told, but not in every case to believe it. – Herodotus

74812. I never yet feared those men who set a place apart in the middle of their cities where they gather to cheat one another and swear oaths which they break. – Herodotus

74813. If a man insisted always on being serious, and never allowed himself a bit of fun and relaxation, he would go mad or become unstable without knowing it. – Herodotus

74814. If someone were to put a proposition before men bidding them choose, after examination, the best customs in the world, each nation would certainly select its own. – Herodotus

74815. Illness strikes men when they are exposed to change. – Herodotus

74816. In peace, sons bury their fathers. In war, fathers bury their sons. – Herodotus

74817. In soft regions are born soft men. – Herodotus

74818. God does not suffer presumption in anyone but himself. – Herodotus

74819. Why resist temptation? There will always be more. – Don Herold

74820. There is more sophistication and less sense in New York than anywhere else on the globe. – Don Herold

74821. A humorist is a person who feels bad, but who feels good about it. – Don Herold

74822. Work is the greatest thing in the world, so we should always save some of it for tomorrow. – Don Herold

74823. There’s one thing about baldness, it’s neat. – Don Herold

74824. There is nobody so irritating as somebody with less intelligence and more sense than we have. – Don Herold

74825. The brighter you are, the more you have to learn. – Don Herold

74826. The beggar is the only person in the universe not obliged to study appearance. – Don Herold

74827. Poverty must have many satisfactions, else there would not be so many poor people. – Don Herold

74828. It takes a lot of things to prove you are smart, but only one thing to prove you are ignorant. – Don Herold

74829. It is a good thing that life is not as serious as it seems to a waiter. – Don Herold

74830. If I had my life to live over, I would perhaps have more actual troubles but I’d have fewer imaginary ones. – Don Herold

74831. Golf may be a hussy, but I love her. – Don Herold

74832. Don’t ever slam a door, you might want to go back. – Don Herold

74833. Unhappiness is not knowing what we want and killing ourselves to get it. – Don Herold

74834. Do not fear fear. – L. M. Heroux

74835. Mind your driving. – L. M. Heroux

74836. Shut up and lace up. – L. M. Heroux

74837. Stop talking. Start walking. – L. M. Heroux

74838. Use not big words for naught. – L. M. Heroux

74839. War is the symptom, not the disease. – L. M. Heroux

74840. Make sure what you risk is yours to lose. – L. M. Heroux

74841. Listen and be led. – L. M. Heroux

74842. Best now, better later. – L. M. Heroux

74843. Be your best. Do your best. – L. M. Heroux

74844. Be good. Do good. – L. M. Heroux

74845. Vietnam was what we had instead of happy childhoods. – Michael Herr

74846. All the wrong people remember Vietnam. I think all the people who remember it should forget it, and all the people who forgot it should remember it. – Michael Herr

74847. I don’t like Communism because it hands out wealth through rationing books. – Omar Torrijos Herrera

74848. He who gives love, receives love. – Omar Torrijos Herrera

74849. Regarding the Panama Canal Treaty negotiations, they will find us standing up or dead, but never on our knees; NEVER! – Omar Torrijos Herrera

74850. If I fall, pick up the flag, kiss it, and keep on going. – Omar Torrijos Herrera

74851. He loves his bonds who, when the first are broke, Submits his neck into a second yoke. – Robert Herrick

74852. In things a moderation keep; Kings ought to shear, not skin, their sheep. – Robert Herrick

74853. Give me a kiss, and to that kiss a score; Then to that twenty, add a hundred more: A thousand to that hundred: so kiss on, To make that thousand up a million. Treble that million, and when that is done, Let’s kiss afresh, as when we first begun. – Robert Herrick

74854. Each must in virtue strive for to excel; That man lives twice that lives the first life well. – Robert Herrick

74855. Conquer we shall, but, we must first contend! It’s not the fight that crowns us, but the end. – Robert Herrick

74856. It takes great wit and interest and energy to be happy. The pursuit of happiness is a great activity. One must be open and alive. It is the greatest feat man has to accomplish. – Robert Herrick

74857. Attempt the end, and never stand to doubt. Nothing’s so hard but search will find it out. – Robert Herrick

74858. What is a kiss? Why this, as some approve: The sure, sweet cement, glue, and lime of love. – Robert Herrick

74859. Bid me to love, and I will give a loving heart to thee. – Robert Herrick

74860. Tears are the noble language of the eye. – Robert Herrick

74861. The body is the soul’s poor house or home, whose ribs the laths are and whose flesh the loam. – Robert Herrick

74862. Thus times do shift, each thing his turn does hold; New things succeed, as former things grow old. – Robert Herrick

74863. Who covets more is evermore a slave. – Robert Herrick

74864. The person lives twice who lives the first life well. – Robert Herrick

74865. Know when to speak – for many times it brings danger, to give the best advice to kings. – Robert Herrick

74866. Assuming that his talent can survive the increasing strain, there is one scarcely avoidable danger that lies ahead of the pupil on his road to mastery. – Eugen Herrigel

74867. Far from wishing to awaken the artist in the pupil prematurely, the teacher considers it his first task to make him a skilled artisan with sovereign control of his craft. – Eugen Herrigel

74868. He grows daily more capable of following any inspiration without technical effort, and also of letting inspiration come to him through meticulous observation. – Eugen Herrigel

74869. The more obstinately you try to learn how to shoot the arrow for the sake of hitting the goal, the less you will succeed in the one and the further the other will recede. – Eugen Herrigel

74870. This means that the mind or spirit is present anywhere, because it is nowhere attached to any particular place. And it can remain present because, even when related to this or that object, it does not cling to it by reflection and thus lose its original mobility. – Eugen Herrigel

74871. There are no dreams too large, no innovation unimaginable and no frontiers beyond our reach. – John S. Herrington

74872. I love writing about my job because I loved it, and it was a particularly interesting one when I was a young man. It was like holidays with pay to me. – James Herriot

74873. I am never at my best in the early morning, especially a cold morning in the Yorkshire spring with a piercing March wind sweeping down from the fells, finding its way inside my clothing, nipping at my nose and ears. – James Herriot

74874. I became a connoisseur of that nasty thud a manuscript makes when it comes through the letter box. – James Herriot

74875. I could do terrible things to people who dump unwanted animals by the roadside. – James Herriot

74876. For years I used to bore my wife over lunch with stories about funny incidents. – James Herriot

74877. I hope to make people realize how totally helpless animals are, how dependent on us, trusting as a child must that we will be kind and take care of their needs. – James Herriot

74878. I think it was the fact that I liked it so much that made the writing just come out of me automatically. – James Herriot

74879. I have felt cats rubbing their faces against mine and touching my cheek with claws carefully sheathed. These things, to me, are expressions of love. – James Herriot

74880. Cats are connoisseurs of comfort. – James Herriot

74881. They can’t find my house now because I keep it very quiet where I live. – James Herriot

74882. There was no last animal I treated. When young farm lads started to help me over the gate into a field or a pigpen, to make sure the old fellow wouldn’t fall, I started to consider retiring. – James Herriot

74883. If having a soul means being able to feel love and loyalty and gratitude, then animals are better off than a lot of humans. – James Herriot

74884. If a farmer calls me to a sick animal, he couldn’t care less if I were George Bernard Shaw. – James Herriot

74885. I wish people would realize that animals are totally dependent on us, helpless, like children, a trust that is put upon us. – James Herriot

74886. I will write another book if I feel like it. – James Herriot

74887. I was helped by having a verbatim memory of what happened years ago, even if I can’t remember what happened a couple of days ago. – James Herriot

74888. Your views are as narrow as your tie. – Bernard Herrmann

74889. Self-respect is the cornerstone of all virtue. – John Herschel

74890. All human discoveries seem to be made only for the purpose of confirming more strongly the truths come from on high, and contained in the sacred writings. – William Herschel

74891. The undevout astronomer must be mad. – William Herschel

74892. The difference of the degrees in which the individuals of a great community enjoy the good things of life has been a theme of declaration and discontent in all ages. – William Herschel

74893. While Congress can’t overturn the Supreme Court, we can provide carrots and sticks to prevent local governments from unfairly taking property from landowners. – Stephanie Herseth

74894. We can’t allow multinational oil companies boasting of record profits to gouge consumers… We must do what we can to fix this problem. – Stephanie Herseth

74895. There’s no such thing as a partisan base. – Stephanie Herseth

74896. I’m sure that they will continue to look for ways to try and undermine my support, but I have every confidence that in doing this job for South Dakota, I will continue to build on my support and be able to succeed once again in November. – Stephanie Herseth

74897. The third stage was the reaction that came when the body struggled to compensate for its ills – when, for instance, the white count not only returned to normal but increased to much higher than normal levels. – John Hersey

74898. Learning starts with failure; the first failure is the beginning of education. – John Hersey

74899. Many people who did not die right away came down with nausea, headache, diarrhea, malaise, and fever, which lasted several days. Doctors could not be certain whether some of these symptoms were the result of radiation or nervous shock. – John Hersey

74900. The doctors realized in retrospect that even though most of these dead had also suffered from burns and blast effects, they had absorbed enough radiation to kill them. The rays simply destroyed body cells – caused their nuclei to degenerate and broke their walls. – John Hersey

74901. The second stage set in ten or fifteen days after the bombing. Its first symptom was falling hair. Diarrhea and fever, which in some cases went as high as 106, came next. – John Hersey

74902. What has kept the world safe from the bomb since 1945 has not been deterrence, in the sense of fear of specific weapons, so much as it’s been memory. The memory of what happened at Hiroshima. – John Hersey

74903. All morning they watched for the plane which they thought would be looking for them. They cursed war in general and PTs in particular. At about ten o’clock the hulk heaved a moist sigh and turned turtle. – John Hersey

74904. And, as if nature were protecting man against his own ingenuity, the reproductive processes were affected for a time; men became sterile, women had miscarriages, menstruation stopped. – John Hersey

74905. It’s a failure of national vision when you regard children as weapons, and talents as materials you can mine, assay, and fabricate for profit and defense. – John Hersey

74906. Journalism allows its readers to witness history; fiction gives its readers an opportunity to live it. – John Hersey

74907. The first stage had been all over before the doctors even knew they were dealing with a new sickness; it was the direct reaction to the bombardment of the body, at the moment when the bomb went off, by neutrons, beta particles, and gamma rays. – John Hersey

74908. Most of the younger people I knew didn’t seem to have a handle on things; they hadn’t found their place, they didn’t understand how the world works, they didn’t understand how to treat other people, and they didn’t know how to stop thinking about themselves. – Kristin Hersh

74909. Popular music sucks so bad right now. – Kristin Hersh

74910. I would go to radio stations and they were supposed to be interviewing me and playing my record and they would say, We’re playing too many women right now, we can’t play your record. – Kristin Hersh

74911. We need a day of the dead. That’s a perfect celebration. – Kristin Hersh

74912. We didn’t really swallow much of the Jesus thing, but we got the vocab. – Kristin Hersh

74913. To do it nationally or internationally, you have to follow a few more rules. – Kristin Hersh

74914. The songs keep on writing themselves, and I really love them. It’s as close as I get to a religion. – Kristin Hersh

74915. The songs become the show, which is how it should be. – Kristin Hersh

74916. That’s my dream job, to be able to mail songs out to people who want to hear them. Paste my face on them and not travel all over the world trying to sell them. – Kristin Hersh

74917. Before you can make good music, you just have to shut up. Then the music can say what it has to say. – Kristin Hersh

74918. I have to play as much of the game as I allow myself to get the music heard. But it’s not unlike the rest of the world, so I’m not as up in arms about it as I could be. – Kristin Hersh

74919. I guess I’ll just slip into the studio after the next time with the Muses, and then just keel over and die. – Kristin Hersh

74920. I grew up in a commune where no one considered me female, particularly. – Kristin Hersh

74921. I felt like it was a great secret when I found out that I could be in my 30s. – Kristin Hersh

74922. I don’t mind what the market is, but why is it vapid? If they’re such a bunch of idiots, why don’t you show them good music instead? They’re not going to know the difference. – Kristin Hersh

74923. I don’t like what the radio plays for the most part. – Kristin Hersh

74924. I don’t like the idea of famous people. – Kristin Hersh

74925. My brother and I were meditating before we were 6 years old, having to stare at the wall and chant. – Kristin Hersh

74926. Good taste – that’s all you really need when you’re playing an instrument. – Kristin Hersh

74927. Nirvana was pop. You can have distorted guitars and people say it’s alternative, but you can’t break out of pop music’s constructs and still get extensive radio play and media coverage. – Kristin Hersh

74928. I’m beginning to think I have two years encountering sexism without really realising it. – Kristin Hersh

74929. I’ve always chosen my band members based on their sense of humor. It might sound stupid, but it means not only are they fun to live with on a tour bus for years, but humor implies intelligence. – Kristin Hersh

74930. If you’re the band leader you ask more of yourself than anyone else, so they tend to raise the bar for me. – Kristin Hersh

74931. Men are allowed to write songs about people and women are allowed to write songs about women. – Kristin Hersh

74932. You have to follow every melodic line, every emotional idea, or you don’t get your money’s worth. – Kristin Hersh

74933. MP3’s are perfect. – Kristin Hersh

74934. My parents didn’t treat me as if there was anything in the world I couldn’t do, except be unkind. – Kristin Hersh

74935. I don’t have the inclinations that other people seem to have as far as the business is concerned. – Kristin Hersh

74936. Bush can talk about 100,000 people wanting to go work in the police or in the army. It’s because there’s nothing else for them to do. They’re willing to stand in line to get bombed because they want to take care of their family. – Seymour Hersh

74937. It doesn’t matter that Bush scares the hell out of me. What matters is that he scares the hell out of a lot of very important people in Washington who can’t speak out, in the military, in the intelligence community. – Seymour Hersh

74938. It’s shades of Vietnam again, folks: body counts. – Seymour Hersh

74939. The idea of photographing an Arab man naked and having him simulate homosexual activity, and having an American GI woman in the photographs, is the end of society in their eyes. – Seymour Hersh

74940. I’m a better American than 99% of the guys in the White House. – Seymour Hersh

74941. Actually, my correspondent’s language is better than mine. He can put his sentiment into words. – Alfred Day Hershey

74942. Humans love truth and justice, and rejoice in ceremonies that honor those qualities. For that sentiment we should indeed thank God. – Alfred Day Hershey

74943. I can only point out a curious fact. Year after year the Nobel Awards bring a moment of happiness not only to the recipients, not only to colleagues and friends of the recipients, but even to strangers. – Alfred Day Hershey

74944. I know actors come around and they always talk like that, but I don’t do publicity if I don’t like the film. – Barbara Hershey

74945. I am not afraid of aging, but more afraid of people’s reactions to my aging. – Barbara Hershey

74946. I just think Australia tends to make very good movies, so if someone hands me an Australian or an American film script I would guess the Australian film would be more intriguing. – Barbara Hershey

74947. I like the sensibility of Australian film a lot and the crews are fantastic. Great characters, wonderful people and no line between – I think in Hollywood they have this line between actors and crew a lot, and that just didn’t exist, which I really appreciated. – Barbara Hershey

74948. Yes, it was love at first sight. I feel that after all these years, I have finally found my soul mate. – Barbara Hershey

74949. That’s what everyone said attracted them to Lantana – I call it an adult mystery, because it’s not a thriller in the sense of that other way, but it is a mystery. – Barbara Hershey

74950. Sydney’s a beautiful city. It was a great experience. – Barbara Hershey

74951. So I was always passionate about it and felt that it was sort of the golden thread inside me in terms of what I was supposed to do in terms of work but I think I have relaxed a lot in terms of the actual experience and actually enjoy it more and enjoy the people more. – Barbara Hershey

74952. It’s also very painful, because I feel, and I know, probably all women my age and older feel like we’re better and have more to give and are more fun now. – Barbara Hershey

74953. I loved that it was about human relationships and then it was a mystery without falling into the trap of a thriller per se, because it pulled you in through people rather than through events or effects. – Barbara Hershey

74954. I look back on my life like everybody does but not just career. I mean I look back on my life as a whole, so I don’t think that I dwell there or anything and in terms of work I hope that there is a lot in front of me. – Barbara Hershey

74955. When we know as much about people as hog specialists know about hogs, we’ll be better off. – Lewis B. Hershey

74956. Between a fellow who is stupid and honest and one who is smart and crooked, I will take the first. I won’t get much out of him, but with that other guy I can’t keep what I’ve got. – Lewis B. Hershey

74957. A boy becomes an adult three years before his parents think he does, and about two years after he thinks he does. – Lewis B. Hershey

74958. No matter how noble and special people want to make the playoffs out to be… it’s a crapshoot. – Orel Hershiser

74959. Nobody is in the process of making any changes that we can be specific about. – Arthur Hertzberg

74960. How can a rabbi not live with doubt? The Bible itself is a book of doubt. – Arthur Hertzberg

74961. What are you going to do to preserve a tradition that is the peculiar and unique culture that Judaism inculcates? The American Jewish community is not going to survive by lining up against its common enemy. – Arthur Hertzberg

74962. The Roosevelt enactment of Social Security was a moral revolution in our country: We were assured that we would never reach the very depths of poverty. And to be told, that we are now going to gamble it, on Wall Street, is nonsense! – Arthur Hertzberg

74963. My purpose is to have American Jews look away from the success story with which they’ve cheered themselves up, and to have them remember the classical tradition, whatever it is. – Arthur Hertzberg

74964. Look, the hard-line Jewish position is based, to this day, on the idea that the Palestinian Arabs somehow or other will either accept third-class status, or they will pick up and go away. Now, this isn’t happening. – Arthur Hertzberg

74965. Jewish fundamentalism is teaching that Jews can fight with guns and with civil war, against being relocated off the West Bank, and disobey the orders of their government. That is the call to jihad, to several kinds of jihad. – Arthur Hertzberg

74966. I write to tell my grandchildren where they come from, and what their grandparents were up to, and I hope they will in their own way continue. I invite anyone else to listen in. – Arthur Hertzberg

74967. I think anti-Semitism is the meal ticket of the organizations that fight it. – Arthur Hertzberg

74968. I regard Christian and Jewish fundamentalism, and all other forms of fundamentalism, as the enemies of God – and I hope you’ll quote me on that. – Arthur Hertzberg

74969. Most American Jews came from the lower middle classes, and therefore they brought with them not a lot of Jewish culture. The American Jewish story starts with Ellis Island, and the candy store in the Bronx. – Arthur Hertzberg

74970. I argue that the Talmud is about the constant struggle to understand. – Arthur Hertzberg

74971. But, I know enough people in that court, through the years, to know one thing: There’s always somebody who surprises you, who rises above what they thought they appointed him for, and stays with the separation of powers, and with the right of the law to decide. – Arthur Hertzberg

74972. A large part of the problem, is that young people are being born into the world and growing up without much hope. And so, they become murderers, they become suicide bombers. – Arthur Hertzberg

74973. I don’t know where Bush is going – yet. But, Sharon obviously – I wrote somewhere in the last several months, that Sharon has adopted, essentially, the position of the Labor Party: that the Palestinians are here to stay. – Arthur Hertzberg

74974. I got bitten by the free software bug in February of 1998 around the time of the Mozilla announcement. – Andy Hertzfeld

74975. The Macintosh having shipped, his next agenda was to turn the rest of Apple into the Mac group. He had perceived the rest of Apple wasn’t as creative or motivated as the Mac team, and what you need to take over the company are managers, not innovators or technical people. – Andy Hertzfeld

74976. The Apple II was not designed like an ordinary product. It used crazy tricks everywhere. – Andy Hertzfeld

74977. Scotty heard that I was thinking about quitting Apple because of his actions, so he called me into his office and asked what it would take for me to stay? I said, maybe if I could work on the Mac project, which Steve had just taken over from Jef Raskin. – Andy Hertzfeld

74978. People who work on the user interface side need to have empathy as a key characteristic. But if you are writing device drivers you don’t really need to understand humans so well. – Andy Hertzfeld

74979. Part of Steve’s job was to drum into us how important what we were doing actually would be to the world. – Andy Hertzfeld

74980. In fact when I first got my Apple II the first thing I did was turn it on and off, on and off, just because I had the power to do so, which I’d never had on a computer before. – Andy Hertzfeld

74981. I was a grad student at UC Berkeley when I bought my Apple II and it suddenly because a lot more interesting than school. – Andy Hertzfeld

74982. I started working at Apple about 18 months after I bought my Apple II. – Andy Hertzfeld

74983. I left General Magic in 1996 to become an Internet hobbyist – got a T-1 line to my house. At one point I had all four food banks of the Bay Area hosted from this house here. – Andy Hertzfeld

74984. We were developing an innovative Personal Information Manager called Chandler but a couple years ago I took off from that to do a project writing down my memoirs essentially, reminiscing about the development of the Macintosh. – Andy Hertzfeld

74985. I knew the Apple II was great when I bought it, but as I dug into the details it just completely blew me away the creative artistic approach that the designers had taken. – Andy Hertzfeld

74986. Working long hours being single helps because your time is yours. Once you have a family your time isn’t all yours anymore. Most of the Mac team, we were in our mid-20’s, most of us were single, and we were able to essentially devote our lives to it. – Andy Hertzfeld

74987. I did some products for the Apple II, most notably the first small low cost thermal printer, the Silent Type. – Andy Hertzfeld

74988. I developed some unique software to public it on the web that I call the Folklore Project. – Andy Hertzfeld

74989. But typically for a project like the Mac, the size we had was pretty good. And it has different stages. The team grows as you have to write manuals and do testing… though the Mac had no formal testing. – Andy Hertzfeld

74990. But I think Steve’s main contribution besides just the pure leadership is his passion for excellence. He’s a perfectionist. Good enough isn’t good enough. And also his creative spirit. You know he really, really wants to do something great. – Andy Hertzfeld

74991. Being idealistic really helps you overcome some of the many obstacles put in your path. – Andy Hertzfeld

74992. As you know, Microsoft eventually kind of grabbed the gold ring out of Apple’s hands, I guess. – Andy Hertzfeld

74993. Apple was our benefactor at starting General Magic, but about a year later decided they would rather BE General Magic and tried to make us blink out of existence… which we eventually did, but it took a few years. – Andy Hertzfeld

74994. A lot of people thought Steve Jobs was a CEO of Apple but he never was until he came back to Apple in 1997. – Andy Hertzfeld

74995. I left Apple in April of 1984, pretty soon after the introduction of the Mac. – Andy Hertzfeld

74996. We’ve practiced loving long enough, let’s come at last to hate. – Georg Herwegh

74997. There is nothing in the world more stubborn than a corpse: you can hit it, you can knock it to pieces, but you cannot convince it. – Alexander Herzen

74998. It is possible to lead astray an entire generation, to strike it blind, to drive it insane, to direct it towards a false goal. Napoleon proved this. – Alexander Herzen

74999. Liberalism, austere in political trifles, has learned ever more artfully to unite a constant protest against the government with a constant submission to it. – Alexander Herzen

75000. Life has taught me to think, but thinking has not taught me to live. – Alexander Herzen

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