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  • Similarly, the Marquis is presented in this film as someone who would disturb the status quo and therefore must be kept imprisoned.
  • A hero is someone who, in spite of weakness, doubt or not always knowing the answers, goes ahead and overcomes anyway.
  • But I just really think there is a natural extension into other types of media because it's an excellent system for reliably locating and retrieving content.
  • The threat posed by Bank of America isn't just financial - it's a full-blown assault on the American dream. Where's the incentive to play fair and do well, when what we see rewarded at the highest levels of society is failure, stupidity, incompetence and meanness? If this is what winning in our system looks like, who doesn't want to be a loser?
  • They didn't get along. Gehrig thought Ruth was a big-mouth, and Ruth thought Gehrig was cheap. They were both right.
  • The budget enforcement rules of the 1990s were an important part of getting the budget back into balance. It was done on a bipartisan basis. Those pay-as-you-go rules were tested and they worked. We are now in a one-party system, and we have thrown them out.
  • There is no way that you can ever really repeat something. I have this great belief that the magic of the moment can never be recaptured.
  • Homosexuality is like an inside baseball thing. It's like a gag that people share; 'How is your husband?' But when it comes to bringing diversity to a broader audience, suddenly it's a different road. It's what we call 'a risk.' Isn't it our responsibility to elevate the standards and change people's perceptions?
  • Men who have been raised violently have every reason to believe it is appropriate for them to control others through violence; they feel no compunction over being violent to women, children, and one another.
  • I think being optimistic is ensuring your success. If you start out saying 'I've got this problem,' or 'I'm angry at that,' you will not succeed.
  • Every day I shall put my papers in order and every day I shall say farewell. And the real farewell, when it comes, will only be a small outward confirmation of what has been accomplished within me from day to day.
  • If you don't like how things are, change it! You're not a tree.
  • I've always tried to get around writing love songs, I guess because I've always had a hard time saying, 'I love you.'
  • I was a shy little girl, nothing like what I am now.
  • I may worship the image of the Lord; but that act is worthless if it is not accompanied with devotion. In the absence of devotion, the idol will just be a piece of stone, and so shall I; and the worship will only mean that a stone is facing a stone!
  • Work/life benefits allow companies meaningful ways for responding to their employees' needs; they can be a powerful tool for transforming a workforce and driving a business' success.
  • I was at Woodstock. In the mud.
  • Circumstances are the rulers of the weak; they are but the instruments of the wise.
  • There is a great interest in comparative religion and a desire to understand faiths other than our own and even to experiment with exotic cults.
  • If I had an idea for a genius app, don't you think I would be getting it made immediately?
  • All the people I hung out with were musicians.
  • Being a soldier, fighting for this country, is neither Republican nor Democrat.
  • For me, 'The Brady Bunch' is just a part of the fabric of my career, but for a lot of people, that's it.
  • That's one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
  • The Barack who was so successful in Illinois in a Republican-controlled legislative situation for most of his time and who was a very outspoken progressive voice, that's not the man who we ended up having as president.
  • It's true that monetary policy was too lax for too long, and the government encouraged lending to people who were unlikely to repay their loans.
  • For me, healthy eating and exercising is something I work on constantly. I'm not the most disciplined dieter. I try to eat a lot of fruit and vegetables but sometimes late at night I tend to have fast-food meals - and that's where I get myself into trouble! So I'm not in the best shape I could be, but I'm still healthy and comfy.
  • I brought this case because I am an atheist and this offends me, and I have the right to bring up my daughter without God being imposed into her life by her schoolteachers.
  • There is no way the American public will sit still for the banning of or putting any significant restrictions on the kinds of guns they want.
  • The anarchist painter is not the one who will create anarchist pictures, but the one who will fight with all his individuality against official conventions.
  • I claim there ain't Another Saint As great as Valentine.
  • American democracy in the past has always been known for its large middle class and its relatively few very wealthy people and very few very poor people, but that is gone to today and the middle class is shrinking.
  • It works both ways: there are victims of tragedy who come to me who have experienced grief of such magnitude that they cannot reconcile. Likewise, I cannot change the mentality of those who committed the crimes or the fools who followed them.
  • For me personally, everything is on a kiss.
  • For the most part fraud in the end secures for its companions repentance and shame.
  • I have no idea what readership is of written editorials, but it doesn't come anywhere close to the readership of editorial cartoons.
  • Science has nothing to be ashamed of even in the ruins of Nagasaki. The shame is theirs who appeal to other values than the human imaginative values which science has evolved.
  • Our culture is at its best when we protect and encourage the weakest. Every life - at every stage, in every place - has a dignity beyond our imagining.
  • In my thirties, I felt I had hold of one of the reins some of the time.
  • So much of male heterosexual comedy can be steeped in a gay panic. A lot of juvenile comedy is predicated on that.
  • There's a lot of division in politics, and that is why I am grateful to be a part of a show like 'Veep.' It makes light of the daunting aspects of the political world.
  • I ask every Communist individually to set an example, by deeds and without pretense, a real example worthy of a man and a Communist, in restoring order, starting normal life, in resuming work and production, and in laying the foundations of an ordered life.
  • My favourite poem is called 'Roots and Wings' - it's a very moving poem about how if you've got real roots you can fly.
  • I play piano very badly. That's my great regret.
  • If you were going to die soon and had only one phone call you could make, who would you call and what would you say? And why are you waiting?
  • I'm a chocolate addict.
  • Growth theory did not begin with my articles of 1956 and 1957, and it certainly did not end there. Maybe it began with 'The Wealth of Nations'; and probably even Adam Smith had predecessors.
  • The best of a book is not the thought which it contains, but the thought which it suggests; just as the charm of music dwells not in the tones but in the echoes of our hearts.