[A Woman Can Never Be Too Rich Or Too Thin, But Until Very, Very Recently, She Could Be Too Powerful, For Which - If She Wasn't Smart Enough To Camouflage Herself - She Generally Paid The Price.]

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Eleanor Clark Quotes

"You are eating the sea, thats it, only the sensation of a gulp of sea water has been wafted out of it by some sorcery, and you are on the verge of remembering you dont know what, mermaids or the sudden smell ofkelp on the ebb tide or a poem you read once, something connectedwith the flavor of life itself..."

Joe Wurzelbacher Quotes

"Obama likes to quote great men but will never be a great man himself. I cant stand it when our leader goes around apologizing for who we are."

Jacques Audiard Quotes

"Cool? Am I cool? I dont know, but I hope my characters are cool, in the sense of iconic. Thats my job, at its very essence."

Ruth Cardello Quotes

"desire to answer the incessant ring of the cell phone hed ignored since yesterday. Rather than turning it off, hed muffled the noise by burying the device deep within a coat pocket, maintaining the connection to his life like a distant beacon. Despite the oppressive heat, he paused at the bottom stair of his old brownstone. There was nothing spectacular about it, outside of its location near the upbeat Newbury Street. If he remembered"

Darrius Garrett Quotes

"[DELETE this quote]"we can spend our lives talking about what could of been; but that takes the time of working on what we could be"

Jimmy Greaves Quotes

"Football tactics are rapidly becoming as complicated as the chemical formula for splitting the atom."

Upasana Banerjee Quotes

"sadness is just a stay of mind...and happiness is how we feel"

Juvenal Quotes

"It is to be prayed that the mind be sound in a sound body.Ask for a brave soul that lacks the fear of death,which places the length of life last among natures blessings,which is able to bear whatever kind of sufferings,does not know anger, lusts for nothing and believesthe hardships and savage labors of Hercules better thanthe satisfactions, feasts, and feather bed of an Eastern king.I will reveal what you are able to give yourself;For certain, the one footpath of a tranquil life lies through virtue."

Carol Moseley Braun Quotes

"Im a results-oriented person and my Senate record shows that."

Robin Wijaya Quotes

"Kadang kita harus memilih bukan karena kita menginginkan pilihan tersebut, tapi hanya karena pilihan tersebut, segalanya akan lebih baik."

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Quotes About Chance And Love

"So began their love, the boy happy and amazed, she happy and not surprised at all (nothing happens by chance to girls). It was the love so long awaited by Cosimo and which had now inexplicably arrived, and so lovely that he could not imagine how he had even thought it lovely before. And the thing newest to him was that it was so simple, and the boy at that moment thought it must be like that always." - Author: Italo Calvino

Quotes About Loss Of Father

"He was filled with loss and an off-brand of nostalgia for events that were supposed to become part of his past but now wouldnt at all. In the minds special processes, a ten-mile run takes far longer than the minutes reported by a grandfather clock. Such time, in fact, hardly exists in the real world; it is all out on the train somewhere, and you only go back to it when you are out there. He and Mize had been through two solid years of such regular time-warp escapes together. There was something different about that, something beyond friendship; they had a way of transferring pain back and forth, without the banality of words." - Author: John L. Parker Jr.

Quotes About Lego

"Its like Tolstoy said. Happiness is an allegory, unhappiness a story." - Author: Haruki Murakami

Quotes About Worldview

"When I read the Upanishads, which are part of Vedanta, I found a profundity of worldview that made my Christianity seem like third grade." - Author: Huston Smith

Quotes About Annoying Bosses

"I can tell Im being annoying, the kind of annoying where it feels like I havent showered for days and everyone should just stay away." - Author: J.C. Lillis

Quotes About Sausage Rolls

"The hour [...] can be anywhere between three and six oclock in the afternoon. The general rule is that the earlier tea is served, the lighter the refreshments. At three, tea is usually a snack -- dainty finger sandwiches, petits fours, fresh strawberrries; at six, it can be a meal -- or "high" tea -- with sausage rolls, salads, and trifle." - Author: Angela Hynes

Quotes About Inspirational Outer Space

"This is what I know. Dont settle for 40, 50, or even 80 percent. A relationship-it shouldnt be too small or too tight or even a little scratchy. It shouldnt take up space in your closet out of guilty conscience or convenience or a moment of desire. Do you hear me? It shold be perfect for you. It should be lasting. Wait. wait for 100 percent." - Author: Deb Caletti

Quotes About Bond Of Family

"Not only did God deliver me from the bondage of alcoholism, he also blessed my family financially because of my commitment to honor what he had done for me and for not doing what I believed could possibly be destructive to others." - Author: Richard Kiel

Quotes About Funny Dallas Cowboys

"Its funny, but when there are dominant teams, there are a number of people who rail about the fact that theyre always seeing the Dallas Cowboys or the San Francisco 49ers or the Green Bay either in the playoffs or in the Super Bowl." - Author: Al Michaels

Quotes About Pirate Ships

"It was mid-November 2008. There were pirates taking ships with impunity in African waters, terrorists punching holes in Indian security, China sinking towards depression because Americans were afraid to buy cheap goods for Christmas, and the richest nation in the history of the world was talking about how to keep a budget." - Author: Walter Mosley