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  • Popularity makes no law invulnerable to invalidation. Americans accept judicial supervision of their democracy - judicial review of popular but possibly unconstitutional statutes - because they know that if the Constitution is truly to constitute the nation, it must trump some majority preferences.
  • I did try to get a few of those teen high-school movies, but they just didn't like me. I guess I wasn't a certain type.
  • You learn pretty fast that there is no magic solution to poverty.
  • Feminism is an entire world view or gestalt, not just a laundry list of women's issues.
  • Omnipotence is not knowing how everything is done; it's just doing it.
  • I love to engage in repartee with people who are stupider than I am.
  • I read, I watch a lot of movies, I'm constantly living, so I'm constantly having more to say.
  • I think that the most important thing we look for in partners is that they can help build companies and, you know, we have the - we have the opportunity to do that at different stages.
  • I do not object to the construction of rail roads and canals.
  • The natural urge when running a distance is to push harder and finish sooner - to race against time. Every second behind a deadline is a little defeat.
  • You gotta learn that if you're gonna take the last shot of the game, it's either gonna go in, or it's not gonna go in, and you're either gonna be the hero or the goat.
  • The Negro people of America... have cut our forests, tilled our fields, built our railroads, fought our battles, and in all of their trials they have manifested a simple faith, a grateful heart, a cheerful spirit, and an undivided loyalty .
  • If fishing is a religion, fly fishing is high church.
  • Unless one is planning to go shopping - basically begging to be smothered by the ravening throngs of returners and bargain hunters; an embrace as constricting as that hugging machine designed by autistic author Temple Grandin - then Boxing Day feels like a bar after last call when the lights have been turned up.
  • I'm a lawyer. The right to life is important.
  • You learn in this business: It you want a friend, get a dog.
  • My mother was physically and emotionally abusive. My father was an extremely cold man.
  • Play and pray; but on the whole do not pray when you are playing and do not play when you are praying.
  • When I was a kid I used to pray every night for a new bicycle. Then I realised that the Lord doesn't work that way so I stole one and asked Him to forgive me.
  • No one ever complains about a speech being too short!
  • You learn more when things go wrong.
  • I realise how precious life is, probably because I've seen how it can be taken away.
  • A champion's strength comes from never being contented.
  • The successful conduct of economic policy is possible only if there is - and is seen to be - full agreement between the Prime Minister and the Chancellor of the Exchequer.
  • TV is definitely easier hours.
  • In thinking back to when we had our big glitch, I remember seeing it get light outside the window. We were in the clouds; I'm pretty sure we got hit by lightning.
  • My primary passion is film-making. That's the aspect of my life that defines me, completes me, and completely grounds me. Everything else - from judging a reality TV show to hosting a talk show - is just a result of me being a film-maker. I am the happiest, satisfied and at peace when I am behind the camera.
  • This is the law of God by which He makes His way known to man and is paramount to all human control.
  • Actually, the year 2000 is our 25th anniversary of doing Captain & Tennille. I can't believe it. It's like, how is this possible?
  • It is difficult to live in the present, ridiculous to live in the future and impossible to live in the past. Nothing is as far away as one minute ago.
  • So once I thought of the villain with a sense of humor, I began to think of a name and the name "the Joker" immediately came to mind. There was the association with the Joker in the deck of cards, and I probably yelled literally, 'Eureka!' because I knew I had the name and the image at the same time.
  • If we had a starting XI that no one could argue about it wouldn't say a lot for English football. We'd probably be on a downward spiral. It's good that people have different ideas about who should play.
  • Putting our heads in the sand won't stop the inexorable advancement of technology.
  • If you have to do it, then you're doing the right thing.
  • The nurses were all angels in my eyes.
  • I am not a big horror freak. I'm a bit of a scaredy-cat in general. I can't handle scary movies unless I am at home with the lights on and the doors locked or it is in the morning.
  • There's a wealth of talent that lies in all of us. All of us, including those who work in schools, must nurture creativity systematically and not kill it unwittingly.
  • When I see someone wearing fur, I just want to sit them down in front of one of PETA's videos and show them just how badly animals suffer for this supposed fabric that no one needs.
  • You learn more from losing than winning. You learn how to keep going.
  • The runs started in Thailand after the IMF intervened in such a dramatic way. Then the IMF came to Indonesia.
  • You must learn day by day, year by year to broaden your horizon. The more things you love, the more you are interested in, the more you enjoy, the more you are indignant about, the more you have left when anything happens.
  • A man will give up almost anything except his suffering.
  • Products have to be designed in a way that they are comprehensible.
  • You don't learn from good people - they've found what works for them and are completely original; you learn from the people who are bad. You think: 'Oh dear, I'm not going to do that.'
  • I grew up to have my father's looks, my father's speech patterns, my father's posture, my father's opinions, and my mother's contempt for my father.
  • Tragedy without comedy is melodrama, and comedy without a higher purpose is vacant.
  • Heretofore there has always been in the history of the world a comparatively unoccupied land westward, into which the crowded countries of the East have poured their surplus populations.
  • Well, just as the Supreme Court follows the election returns, you can bet that the bureaucracy does as well.