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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.

By : John James Audubon

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

By : Red Auerbach

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Just do what you do best.

By : Red Auerbach

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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.

By : Bille August

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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.

By : Norman Ralph Augustine

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

By : Norman Ralph Augustine

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Hardware works best when it matters the least.

By : Norman Ralph Augustine

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God is best known in not knowing him.

By : Saint Aurelius Augustine

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

By : Marcus Aurelius

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To refrain from imitation is the best revenge.

By : Marcus Aurelius

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

By : Jane Austen

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

By : Jane Austen

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

By : Jane Austen

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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.

By : Robert H. Austin

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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.

By : David Axelrod

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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?

By : Thomas Babington

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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.

By : Edward Bach

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

By : Richard Bach

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You teach best what you most need to learn.

By : Richard Bach

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

By : Richard Bach

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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.

By : Amitabh Bachchan

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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.

By : Spencer Bachus

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

By : Francis Bacon

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

By : Francis Bacon

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Age appears to be best in four things

By : Francis Bacon

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The worst men often give the best advice.

By : Francis Bacon

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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.

By : Francis Bacon

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Virtue is like a rich stone, best plain set.

By : Francis Bacon

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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.

By : Joan Baez

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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.

By : Walter Bagehot

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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.

By : Walter Bagehot

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The best history is but like the art of Rembrandt

By : Walter Bagehot

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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.

By : Chris Bailey

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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.

By : Derek Bailey

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

By : Derek Bailey

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

By : George P. Baker

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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.

By : George P. Baker

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

By : George P. Baker

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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.

By : Howard Baker

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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.

By : Howard Baker

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