The opportunities for heroism are limited in this kind of world: the most people can do is sometimes not to be as weak as they've been at other times.

By : Angus Wilson 0 Likes          


In the first 50 years of the filibuster, it was used only 35 times. But the last Congress alone had 112 cloture motions filed, plus threats of more. This is the tyranny of the minority.

By : Peter Fenn

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Look, of course people are scared of entitlement reform because every time you put entitlement reform out there, the other party uses it as a political weapon against you.

By : Paul Ryan

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I get extra time to take the test because of my ADD. Everybody's brains works differently and I just need longer for things to register.

By : Mary-Kate Olsen

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Yes, I have had difficult times on court and at certain tournaments but you need to forget about it and go forward because that's the way it works in our world.

By : Amelie Mauresmo

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But clearly at the same time you've got to get out there and connect with voters and actually respond to the needs, the frustrations, whatever problems their now saying are not being adequately solved.

By : Patricia Hewitt

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Yes I never go to the gym otherwise because I think it's a waste of time and the most boring thing on earth.

By : Izabella Scorupco

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One of the most pervasive political visions of our time is the vision of liberals as compassionate and conservatives as less caring.

By : Thomas Sowell

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At the time that I knew them, they were not living together. They began dating again after their divorce, so I didn't really see fighting.

By : Kato Kaelin

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Sometimes the hardest thing to do is just to stay human.

By : Michael Franti

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The music rights at the time cost me $12,000 in 1964 money, which is about double now or whatever. But I cleared everything. I had a lawyer in New York. And it was cleared for use in a short subject, not a feature.

By : Kenneth Anger

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Try to put well in practice what you already know. In so doing, you will, in good time, discover the hidden things you now inquire about.

By : Remy de Gourmont

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Spiritually good people, pure in heart, who long for the Blessed Sacrament but cannot receive at the time, can receive spiritually... even a hundred times a day, in sickness and in health, with immeasurable grace and profit.

By : Johannes Tauler

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