The deepest definition of youth is life as yet untouched by tragedy.

By : Alfred North Whitehead 0 Likes          


While there's life, there's fear.

By : Mason Cooley

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I mean, it takes a large entourage to put on a tour. You can't have 'em sittin' around.

By : Clint Black

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As to marriage or celibacy, let a man take which course he will, he will be sure to repent.

By : Socrates

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A lawyer I once knew told me of a strange case, a suffragette who had never married. After her death, he opened her trunk and discovered 50 wedding gowns.

By : Marguerite Young

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You want to do something, you want to have the bravery to do something original. And there will always be people who are like, the classicists who are like, 'No, but it's got to have this.' In life, there are people like that attached to every single thing that there is. These are the same people that are like, still playing vinyl.

By : Peter Sarsgaard

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With my government, we engaged in bringing our help to fights for national freedom. At that precise moment, several countries were still colonised or had barely overcome colonisation. This was the case in practically all of Africa. We supported them.

By : Ahmed Ben Bella

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If we are to survive, we must have ideas, vision, and courage. These things are rarely produced by committees. Everything that matters in our intellectual and moral life begins with an individual confronting his own mind and conscience in a room by himself.

By : Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.

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It was pretty awful for us children because we never really knew the local children. Mother was keen for us to learn languages, so our travels took us to France and Italy, as well as the West Country.

By : Mary Wesley

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Proletarian language is dictated by hunger. The poor chew words to fill their bellies.

By : Theodor Adorno

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The shock of any trauma, I think changes your life. It's more acute in the beginning and after a little time you settle back to what you were. However it leaves an indelible mark on your psyche.

By : Alex Lifeson

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Yes, you can lose somebody overnight, yes, your whole life can be turned upside down. Life is short. It can come and go like a feather in the wind.

By : Shania Twain

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No matter how long he lives, no man ever becomes as wise as the average woman of forty-eight.

By : H. L. Mencken

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