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I never for a day gave up listening to the songs of our birds, or watching their peculiar habits, or delineating them in the best way I could... view

By: John James Audubon

The best way to forget ones self is to look at the world with attention and love... view

By: Red Auerbach

Just do what you do best... view

By: Red Auerbach

We talked a lot about The Best Intentions and how we could shoot certain scenes in different ways with slightly different bits of dialogue and information, so that later on, we could cut the piece more easily and it would still feel complete, even though it was shorter... view

By: Bille August

The best way to make a silk purse from a sow's ear is to begin with a silk sow. The same is true of money... view

By: Norman Ralph Augustine

A hungry dog hunts best. A hungrier dog hunts even better... view

By: Norman Ralph Augustine

Hardware works best when it matters the least... view

By: Norman Ralph Augustine

God is best known in not knowing him... view

By: Saint Aurelius Augustine

The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury... view

By: Marcus Aurelius

To refrain from imitation is the best revenge... view

By: Marcus Aurelius

A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of... view

By: Jane Austen

One man's ways may be as good as another's, but we all like our own best... view

By: Jane Austen

We do not look in our great cities for our best morality... view

By: Jane Austen

Unfortunately, Climate Science has become Political Science. It is tragic that some perhaps well-meaning but politically motivated scientists who should know better have whipped up a global frenzy about a phenomena which is statistically questionable at best... view

By: Robert H. Austin

I haven't given up on working... across the aisle on issues and maybe it'll take an election or two for that to fully ferment, maybe it you know sometimes it takes awhile for people to realize what the best path is... view

By: David Axelrod

And to say that society ought to be governed by the opinion of the wisest and best, though true, is useless. Whose opinion is to decide who are the wisest and best?.. view

By: Thomas Babington

Rest assured that whatever station of life we are placed, princely or lowly, it contains the lessons and experiences necessary at the moment for our evolution, and gives us the best advantage for the development of ourselves... view

By: Edward Bach

The best way to pay for a lovely moment is to enjoy it... view

By: Richard Bach

You teach best what you most need to learn... view

By: Richard Bach

I don't want to do business with those who don't make a profit, because they can't give the best service... view

By: Richard Bach

Frankly I've never really subscribed to these adjectives tagging me as an 'icon', 'superstar', etc. I've always thought of myself as an actor doing his job to the best of his ability... view

By: Amitabh Bachchan

However, in recent years our nation has seen a sizable influx of illegal immigration that at best highlights some alarming inadequacies and at worst indicates a broken system... view

By: Spencer Bachus

The best part of beauty is that which no picture can express... view

By: Francis Bacon

Certainly the best works, and of greatest merit for the public, have proceeded from the unmarried, or childless men... view

By: Francis Bacon

Age appears to be best in four things.. view

By: Francis Bacon

The worst men often give the best advice... view

By: Francis Bacon

There is a wisdom in this beyond the rules of physic: a man's own observation what he finds good of and what he finds hurt of is the best physic to preserve health... view

By: Francis Bacon

Virtue is like a rich stone, best plain set... view

By: Francis Bacon

Instead of getting hard ourselves and trying to compete, women should try and give their best qualities to men - bring them softness, teach them how to cry... view

By: Joan Baez

All the best stories in the world are but one story in reality - the story of escape. It is the only thing which interests us all and at all times, how to escape... view

By: Walter Bagehot

The best reason why Monarchy is a strong government is, that it is an intelligible government. The mass of mankind understand it, and they hardly anywhere in the world understand any other... view

By: Walter Bagehot

The best history is but like the art of Rembrandt.. view

By: Walter Bagehot

I am very proud of The Saints and I'm very glad that I've been associated with them all these years, but the next record is the best record... has to be the philosophy for any band that remains even halfway decent or vibrant, and that is kind of where my head's at... view

By: Chris Bailey

I wouldn't want to be ideological about it but I think of it as being the best way to approach this kind of playing. I don't think it works in other music, other kinds of playing... view

By: Derek Bailey

For me, Company is still the best way for me to work... view

By: Derek Bailey

Drama read to oneself is never drama at its best, and is not even drama as it should be... view

By: George P. Baker

In the best farce today we start with some absurd premise as to character or situation, but if the premises be once granted we move logically enough to the ending... view

By: George P. Baker

We do not kill the drama, we do not really limit its appeal by failing to encourage the best in it.. view

By: George P. Baker

I intend to travel to Okinawa and to visit with Okinawa officials and the citizens of Okinawa at an early date. I will send my best analysis of that situation, including the local attitudes, back to Washington, to the government there... view

By: Howard Baker

Any time the United States government turns over an American citizen, including military personnel, to the government of another country, it is in our nature to want to make sure that they receive the best treatment, the fairest treatment, and the most humane treatment... view

By: Howard Baker