But to the fighting soldier that phase of the war is behind. It was left behind after his first battle. His blood is up. He is fighting for his life, and killing now for him is as much a profession as writing is for me.

By : Ernie Pyle 0 Likes          


Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but of playing a poor hand well.

By : Robert Louis Stevenson

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Some of those STINKIN' press people just had to make fun of my decision in joining the show. They also made fun of other choices in my life that I was proud of then and still am now!!!

By : Ruth Buzzi

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When I finished school, I took my entire life savings - $5,000 - and invested it in a business. I was young. I was inexperienced. But I was an entrepreneur, and I was proud. And in six weeks, I was broke.

By : Mark Warner

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Race differences show up early in life.

By : J. Philippe Rushton

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I've lived most of my life in Manhattan, but as close as Brooklyn is to Manhattan, there are people who live there who have been to Manhattan maybe once or twice.

By : Ellen Burstyn

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My wife has brought great beauty into my life. And my daughter has brought me nothing but joy. Those qualities were greatly lacking.

By : Christopher Meloni

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There is no real reality to a really imagined life any more.

By : Gertrude Stein

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Our life is frittered away by detail... simplify, simplify.

By : Henry David Thoreau

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The whole life of an American is passed like a game of chance, a revolutionary crisis, or a battle.

By : Alexis de Tocqueville

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I suppose you all grant that woman is a human being. If she has a right to life she has a right to earn a support for that life. If a human being, she has a right to have her powers and faculties as a human being developed. If developed, she has a right to exercise them.

By : Ernestine L. Rose

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All my life, I've never been able to get enough airplanes. This will keep me flying every day.

By : Hoot Gibson

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Vulgar and common persons, as they carry nothing out of this world, so they leave nothing in it: they receive no eminency in their birth, they acquire none in their life, they have none when they die, they leave none at their death.

By : John Pearson

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