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Thus the Convention is unequivocal in its call for children to be consulted, to have their opinions heard and to have their best interests considered when law and policies are being drafted... view

By: Carol Bellamy

It is the best of all trades, to make songs, and the second best to sing them... view

By: Hilaire Belloc

A good novel is worth more then the best scientific study... view

By: Saul Bellow

These guys were the best. They were the best at their positions and made playing the game easier. And at the same time it made it so much more enjoyable... view

By: Johnny Bench

The best things in life are usually difficult... view

By: Dirk Benedict

We still want to idealize moms, and sometimes we want to idealize actresses who are moms, too. I know that's something I've experienced, but we're all just doing the best we can and we're all trying to raise our kids and talk to them about everything that needs to be discussed... view

By: Annette Bening

We need a sense of the value of time - that is, of the best way to divide one's time into one's various activities... view

By: Arnold Bennett

The best way to lose a job is just not to care. When you do not care, it shows in everything you do... view

By: Bo Bennett

Every day, people settle for less than they deserve. They are only partially living or at best living a partial life. Every human being has the potential for greatness... view

By: Bo Bennett

An excuse becomes an obstacle in your journey to success when it is made in place of your best effort or when it is used as the object of the blame... view

By: Bo Bennett

I still insist that American performers are the best performers in the world... view

By: Tony Bennett

Modesty is my best quality... view

By: Jack Benny

All the best stories 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: A. C. Benson

Movies without meaningful dialogue play well all over the world. The Apostle is probably the best movie of the year, but it won't do squat in Korea... view

By: Robert Benton

With a film, I do my best to understand the author's intentions and try to bring the characters to life... view

By: Bruce Beresford

I don't rehearse films as much as opera or theatre. When I began directing films I thought a long rehearsal was a good idea. Experience showed me that the best performance was often left in a rehearsal room... view

By: Bruce Beresford

Art is good but it isn't the best... view

By: Jose Bergaman

The man who spends all his time looking up to heaven is not always the best.. view

By: Jose Bergamin

Compassion has no place in the natural order of the world which operates on the basis of necessity. Compassion opposes this order and is therefore best thought of as being in some way supernatural... view

By: John Berger

I'd like to have a drink with Bill Maher and see how he feels. We were too conservative coming over to Fox from fX, and got ourselves off our best game... view

By: Tom Bergeron

I work best when people are here to puncture me... view

By: Tom Bergeron

Nobody seems to play Yamaha electrics, but it's the best guitar I own... view

By: Daisy Berkowitz

I was never convinced that war was the best system to bring democracy to the country... view

By: Silvio Berlusconi

Life certainly points it out to you - 'you can go this way or the other way.' You have to decide and it's a very strong decision because, would you sleep well knowing that you're living in the best place, but you're letting the place where you should live alone?.. view

By: Gael Garcia Bernal

Word of mouth is the best medium of all... view

By: William Bernbach

I think it's always best to be who you are... view

By: Halle Berry

I want to be remembered as one of the best record producers of my era... view

By: Jan Berry

All right, every day ain't going to be the best day of your life, don't worry about that. If you stick to it you hold the possibility open that you will have better days... view

By: Wendell Berry

It is gorgeously shot, and Andrew believes that the old school way of making films in the best way. Meaning: you have a story, and you stick to the story. You don't change and alter the story because of people who've invested in it and what to put product in a shot... view

By: Michael Berryman

It is, I guess, politically correct, widely believed, that to say that American health care is the best in the world. It's not... view

By: Donald Berwick

We were at our best when we were playing in the dance halls of Liverpool and Hamburg. The world never saw that... view

By: Pete Best

Punishment may make us obey the orders we are given, but at best it will only teach an obedience to authority, not a self-control which enhances our self-respect... view

By: Bruno Bettelheim

You get a lawyer whether you're in a military tribunal or whether you're in a federal court, number one. The attorney general decided that the court with the biggest - with the greatest venue, with the best jurisdiction was the New York court. That was the right decision to make... view

By: Joe Biden

Prescription: A physician's guess at what will best prolong the situation with least harm to the patient... view

By: Ambrose Bierce

Friendless. Having no favors to bestow. Destitute of fortune. Addicted to utterance of truth and common sense... view

By: Ambrose Bierce

Forgetfulness - a gift of God bestowed upon debtors in compensation for their destitution of conscience... view

By: Ambrose Bierce

The best thing to do with the best things in life is to give them up... view

By: Ambrose Bierce

Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret... view

By: Ambrose Bierce

In time, we shall be in a position to bestow on South Africa the greatest possible gift - a more human face... view

By: Steven Biko

I had the best buffalo horse that ever made a track... view

By: Buffalo Bill