Broken Quotes (231)

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It's easy to be led astray when you're so broken. People take advantage of you.

By : Willie Aames

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Arbitrary power is like most other things which are very hard, very liable to be broken.

By : Abigail Adams

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At best, the renewal of broken relations is a nervous matter.

By : Henry B. Adams

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Where there are laws, he who has not broken them need not tremble.

By : Vittorio Alfieri

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Loving Chicago is like loving a woman with a broken nose.

By : Nelson Algren

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Johnson had been the most powerful man in the world, yet the North Vietnamese and the Vietcong had resisted, overcome his power, broken his will.

By : Stephen Ambrose

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Our current tax system is broken.

By : Dick Armey

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Moshing and broken glass just don't go together.

By : Billie Joe Armstrong

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My first movie was this independent that I did on the Erie Canal in 1995, called Erie, that I don't know if you could even get, actually with Felicity Huffman. And then from that I did this film that was eventually called The Broken Giant later that fall. And then I kind of started getting into doing pilots.

By : Will Arnett

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The principal or highest part of the mountain having changed its direction to east and west, I ascended it in such manner as to leave its most elevated ranges to the south and travelled north west over a very rough and broken country generally covered with snow.

By : William Henry Ashley

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Don't fix what's not broken.

By : Robert Atkins

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Nothing is so galling to a people not broken in from birth as a paternal, or, in other words, a meddling government, a government which tells them what to read, and say, and eat, and drink and wear.

By : Thomas Babington

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Our immigration system is a broken system that needs to be fixed. We need reform that provides hardworking people of good character with a real path towards citizenship.

By : Joe Baca

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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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We've broken the code base into logical chunks, called modules, and the foundation staff delegate authority for the modules to people with the most expertise.

By : Mitchell Baker

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I'm youth, I'm joy, I'm a little bird that has broken out of the egg.

By : James M. Barrie

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A broken heart is what makes life so wonderful five years later, when you see the guy in an elevator and he is fat and smoking a cigar and saying long-time-no-see.

By : Phyllis Battelle

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I hate to say it but I think it has become very obvious that our system for devising trade agreements, so very important to this country's functioning around the world, has not only broken, but it has broken completely.

By : Xavier Becerra

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All men are tempted. There is no man that lives that can't be broken down, provided it is the right temptation, put in the right spot.

By : Henry Ward Beecher

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Congratulations. I knew the record would stand until it was broken.

By : Yogi Berra

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I always thought that record would stand until it was broken.

By : Yogi Berra

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The cholera had broken out at the post, and five or six men were dying daily.

By : Buffalo Bill

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Every Indian outbreak that I have ever known has resulted from broken promises and broken treaties by the government.

By : Buffalo Bill

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My parents had broken through the shackles of dogma.

By : Franz Boas

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Earmarks have become a symbol of a Congress that has broken faith with the people. This earmark ban shows the American people we are listening and we are dead serious about ending business as usual in Washington.

By : John Boehner

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One thus sees that a new kind of theory is needed which drops these basic commitments and at most recovers some essential features of the older theories as abstract forms derived from a deeper reality in which what prevails in unbroken wholeness.

By : David Bohm

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You Liberals think that goats are just sheep from broken homes.

By : Malcolm Bradbury

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Don't tell me peace has broken out.

By : Bertolt Brecht

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Peter is an old friend. I'm heartbroken, but he's also a tough guy. I'm counting on him getting through this very difficult passage.

By : Tom Brokaw

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Certain songs by hearing the rhythm, it tells you that is either a love song or you might be heartbroken or the songs give you the vibes and you just know that certain songs are militant that you have to write.

By : Dennis Brown

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Year after year, President Bush has broken his campaign promises on college aid. And year after year, the Republican leadership in Congress has let him do it.

By : Sherrod Brown

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On the earth the broken arcs

By : Robert Browning

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Color harmony was thrown out years ago, as restrictive chains were broken forming my free style.

By : Frank Bruno

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Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to be broken.

By : Warren Buffett

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What white man has ever seen me drunk? Who has ever come to me hungry and left me unfed? Who has seen me beat my wives or abuse my children? What law have I broken?

By : Sitting Bull

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What treaty that the whites have kept has the red man broken? Not one.

By : Sitting Bull

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The spirit of man can endure only so much and when it is broken only a miracle can mend it.

By : John Burroughs

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Like you, I'm fed up with business as usual in Washington. Send me to Congress, and I won't tweak our broken system. I'll shut it down.

By : Francine Busby

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Since the Revolution, eight generations of America's veterans have established an unbroken commitment to freedom.

By : Steve Buyer

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The heart will break, but broken live on.

By : Lord Byron

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