Any acceleration constitutes progress, Miss Glory. Nature had no understanding of the modern rate of work. From a technical standpoint the whole of childhood is pure nonsense. Simply wasted time. An untenable waste of time.

By : Karel Capek 0 Likes          


I have photographs taken of me at the time I was addicted, and thought I looked good. I see them today and realize my eyes were dead.

By : Kirstie Alley

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Sure, I've had some bad times, but everybody does. But people don't get to talk about them like I do, unless they do to a therapist. People don't get to put them in the paper like I do.

By : Lynn Johnston

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Sometimes when you start losing detail, whether it's in music or in life, something as small as failing to be polite, you start to lose substance.

By : Benny Goodman

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I'm not sure I can explain the nature of Jack Kennedy's charm, but he took life just as it came.

By : Gene Tierney

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It is a happy thing that there is no royal road to poetry. The world should know by this time that one cannot reach Parnassus except by flying thither.

By : Gerard Manley Hopkins

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I ended up performing on a full time basis and I never got to Julliard at all.

By : Tom Glazer

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True enough, nature has endowed me with a fair measure of patience and composure, yet I should be lying if I told you that, having seen the reporter off on his way to make his deadline, I fell peacefully asleep.

By : Leon Jouhaux

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It will shock many - I've lived a full life and really enjoyed my time as a pop star.

By : Belinda Carlisle

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Is life not a thousand times too short for us to bore ourselves?

By : Friedrich Nietzsche

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While there are many wonderful police investigators out there doing some very fine work, the majority of the time it is not brains that catches serial killers.

By : Pat Brown

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The first time I got up in front of an audience was terror, abject terror, which continued for another four or five years. There still is, a little bit.

By : Bob Newhart

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You know what, man? I don't have time to worry about what people think. I'm focused on the youth of America. I'm focused on the kids who are dressing like whores. Because that's the message in the media.

By : Stephen Baldwin

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