If we divine a discrepancy between a man's words and his character, the whole impression of him becomes broken and painful
By : Charles Horton Cooley
Leaving England was a painful decision, and we still have some regrets about it. However, at that time, the research environment for theoretical chemistry was clearly better in the U.S.
By : John Pople
But you see, that's the gilded prison of fashion. We're riding in private jets, and meantime I was so incredibly, painfully sad and lonely.
By : Janice Dickinson
The Puritan hated bear-baiting, not because it gave pain to the bear, but because it gave pleasure to the spectators.
By : Thomas Macaulay
All pain is either severe or slight, if slight, it is easily endured
By : Marcus Tullius Cicero
The ability to get ahead in an organization is simply another talent, like the ability to play chess, paint pictures, do coronary bypass operations or pick pockets.
By : Robert Shea
At the point where I'm trying to force something and it's not happening, and I'm getting frustrated with, say, writing a poem, I can go and pick up the brushes and start painting. At the point where the painting seems to not be going anywhere, I go and pick up the guitar.
By : Joni Mitchell
We should all be obliged to appear before a board every five years and justify our existence... on pain of liquidation.
By : George Bernard Shaw
A catcher must want to catch. He must make up his mind that it isn't the terrible job it is painted, and that he isn't going to say every day, 'Why, oh why with so many other positions in baseball did I take up this one.'
By : Bill Dickey
The worlds I paint leave a lot to engage the imagination by hinting at what lies beyond the four edges of the painting. I think getting beyond the four edges of an opportunity or challenge is one of the basic skills you need in business.
By : Thomas Kinkade
I started formal piano training when I was 4. From there I had little violas, and I had dancing lessons of every sort and description, and painting lessons. I had German. And shorthand.
By : Twyla Tharp