He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God.

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Hopefully, imparting what's important to me, respect for the food and that information about the purveyors, people will realize that for a restaurant to be good, so many pieces have to come together.

By : Thomas Keller

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Nobody gives a crap about hockey down here - nobody. I coach kids' hockey down here and you can start to see the disinterest in the game here with the kids.

By : Bobby Hull

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Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.

By : Aristotle

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We are going to finish this picture just the way I want it... because you cannot compromise an artist's vision.

By : Ed Wood

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History has demonstrated that the most notable winners usually encountered heartbreaking obstacles before they triumphed. They won because they refused to become discouraged by their defeats.

By : B. C. Forbes

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The green-light meeting, when I first started at Paramount, would consist of maybe three or four of us in a room. Perhaps two or three of us would have read the script under discussion.

By : Peter Bart

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The downright fanatic is nearer to the heart of things than the cool and slippery disputant.

By : Edwin Hubbel Chapin

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God himself preserved the Bible, and brought it down through the ages.

By : Jerry Falwell

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I'm not Hollywood. I'm a Quarter Rat. I belong here.

By : Harry Anderson

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These critics with the illusions they've created about artists - it's like idol worship. They only like people when they're on their way up... I cannot be on the way up again.

By : John Lennon

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I think what Calvinism may offer us is that God's in charge of his world.

By : George Carey

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Whether gods exist or not, there is no way to get absolute certainty about ethics. Without absolute certainty, what do we do? We do the best we can.

By : Richard Stallman

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