These things don't just come, arrive and settle like a bird picking up a few bits of crumbs. They develop. I think the best word for these things is develop. They develop because of the human beings who just happen to be there at the time.
By : Patrick Macnee
I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
By : Michael Jordan
It got so bad that by the time I was graduated, the only reading I did was in order to get the grade and the only writing I did was in order to get the grade.
By : R. A. Salvatore
When the line started to blur between the fans and the players, sometimes things can get ugly.
By : Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Now that I'm taking some time off from school, I've been reading a lot to make sure I don't forget everything. It's mostly classics and nonfiction accounts from actors, directors and writers from the '40s and '50s.
By : Fred Savage
At that time, about July 5, we had no Iraqi corrections officers working for us. It was a responsibility of the CPA, with contractors, to set up a training program.
By : Janis Karpinski
There was a time when we expected nothing of our children but obedience, as opposed to the present, when we expect everything of them but obedience.
By : Anatole Broyard
The time has come to stop beating our heads against stone walls under the illusion that we have been appointed policeman to the human race.
By : Walter Lippmann
Were there contacts over time between Iraq and al-Qaeda? Yes, there were efforts made to communicate. We found no evidence of collaboration in any effort to mount any kind of operation against the United States' interests.
By : Richard Ben Veniste