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I'm so in control of my life, you shouldn't dislike anything I do-because I'm not only in the best place I've ever been, but it keeps getting better and better... view

By: Drew Barrymore

You've just got to do the best that you can... view

By: Drew Barrymore

The best time to make friends is before you need them... view

By: Ethel Barrymore

When life knocks you to your knees, and it will, why, get up! If it knocks you to your knees again, as it will, well, isn't that the best position from which to pray?.. view

By: Ethel Barrymore

What God chooses for us children of men is always the best... view

By: Karl Barth

The best theology would need no advocates.. view

By: Karl Barth

Our flag honors those who have fought to protect it, and is a reminder of the sacrifice of our nation's founders and heroes. As the ultimate icon of America's storied history, the Stars and Stripes represents the very best of this nation... view

By: Joe Barton

If we bestow but a very little attention to the economy of the animal creation, we shall find manifest examples of premeditation, perseverance, resolution, and consumate artifice, in order to effect their purpose... view

By: William Bartram

I really reject that kind of comparison that says, Oh, he is the best. This is the second best. There is no such thing... view

By: Mikhail Baryshnikov

I had some money, I made the best paintings ever. I was completely reclusive, worked a lot, took a lot of drugs. I was awful to people... view

By: Jean-Michel Basquiat

Despite the best of efforts, many foster children are neither reunited with their families, nor adopted... view

By: Charles Foster Bass

I'm in a little bit of a different situation, because working in the business that I do and living in the city that I live in, I haven't had a problem with people who are gay. Since I was 10 I've been working alongside them, and some of my best friends are gay... view

By: Jason Bateman

It was with deep interest that my companion and myself, both now about to see and examine the beauties of a tropical country for the first time, gazed on the land where I, at least, eventually spent eleven of the best years of my life... view

By: Henry Walter Bates

The best inheritance a parent can give his children is a few minutes of his time each day... view

By: Orlando A. Battista

The question is not... if art is enough to fulfill my life, but if I am true to the path I have set for myself, if I am the best I can be in the things I do. Am I living up to the reasons I became a singer in the first place?.. view

By: Kathleen Battle

Those men get along best with women who can get along best without them... view

By: Charles Baudelaire

As soon as he hit it, I thought I had it. But I lost it when it went into the lights. I did my best... view

By: Danny Bautista

It's best to have failure happen early in life. It wakes up the Phoenix bird in you so you rise from the ashes... view

By: Anne Baxter

I aim my arrangements at what will fit and colorfully frame the song in the best way possible... view

By: Les Baxter

I've had some of the best craft services on independent movies, actually, because they get more creative, generally, with a smaller budget. The work is still the same. I didn't really notice the difference other than I was getting dressed behind a curtain, basically... view

By: Jennifer Beals

Even the best data security systems can't protect private taxpayer information from entrepreneurial foreign businesses than can make huge profits selling U.S. taxpayer information... view

By: Melissa Bean

Mr. Speaker, democracy works best when the American electorate is engaged and informed... view

By: Melissa Bean

You need only reflect that one of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our founding fathers used in the struggle for independence... view

By: Charles A. Beard

All I want is the best of everything and there's very little of that left... view

By: Cecil Beaton

Bad's the best of us... view

By: Francis Beaumont

Where do you go when you're the best in the world? What's next?.. view

By: Boris Becker

My primary influences were the best jazz players from the 50's and 60's and later some of the pop people from the same time period along with the better of the well known blues musicians... view

By: Walter Becker

Alex Ferguson is the best manager I've ever had at this level. Well, he's the only manager I've actually had at this level. But he's the best manager I've ever had... view

By: David Beckham

I think if you're writing from the heart, very often, the subject matter will adjust as you age... but you try to write the best song you can possibly write. For us, we have the same basic elements that make up the America sound... view

By: Gerry Beckley

The best part about poker is there's no down side... view

By: Samantha Bee

What we call wisdom is the result of all the wisdom of past ages. Our best institutions are like young trees growing upon the roots of the old trunks that have crumbled away... view

By: Henry Ward Beecher

Our best successes often come after our greatest disappointments... view

By: Henry Ward Beecher

Laughter is not a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is the best ending for one... view

By: Henry Ward Beecher

To give and then not feel that one has given is the very best of all ways of giving... view

By: Max Beerbohm

Only mediocrity can be trusted to be always at its best... view

By: Max Beerbohm

It is a shock to us in the twentieth century to discover, from observations science has made, that the fundamental mechanisms of life cannot be ascribed to natural selection, and therefore were designed. But we must deal with our shock as best we can and go on... view

By: Michael Behe

And, I think that is actually appropriate because I'm really not the world's best programmer, I think it's a good thing that I'm not touching the code... view

By: Brian Behlendorf

I am strongly convinced that the people or society is the best and the most unerring critic... view

By: Vissarion Belinsky

The best part? Probably being able to portray such a respectable, ethical, intelligent, strong woman. That's still pretty rare in our business, unfortunately... view

By: Catherine Bell

I have the best roommates in the world! It creates a fun sense of family... and that's really important to me. Things can get so lonely without it... view

By: Kristen Bell