[First Ambitions Are Best. We Are Less Brave Later.]

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"Before you can dispel other peoples ignorance, you should first dispel your own."

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"Im sure fame is yet to come; however, its not my ultimate goal. I really just want to be able to tell stories, and create, and do it for a living."

Lindsay Wagner Quotes

"And I cant tell you how many women from a certain age group - they would be in their 30s now, 20s and 30s - tell me about how I was their role model when they were young girls."

Rosanne Cash Quotes

"And I kind of said to myself if I get my voice back Im not going to take back the old anxiety about it and just focus on the limitations. Im really going to enjoy it."

Marjory Stoneman Douglas Quotes

"You cant conserve what you havent got."

Brigid Pasulka Quotes

"[The Pigeon had learned something about [women] from his eight sisters, and if over the years he had absorbed only this one thing, it would stand as vindication that a boy does not suffer needlessly from growing up in a house with eight sisters. That thing was that a womans heart is not bought by the currency of a mans emotion for her. A womans heart is won over by her own feelings for herself when he just happens to be around ..."

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"I got fed up with being in bands. I spent a couple of years touring the country in a smoked filled band, doing lots of drugs and being really unhealthy."

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Heather Hildenbrand Quotes

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"At the time, I was making good money doing background work and demos."

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Quotes About Going To War Together

"Heres an easy way to see if a war movie is being truthful: If you see an explosion on a faraway hillside and the sound of the explosion and the detonation of the bomb happen at the same time - if theyre putting the sound and the vision together in the same moment - theyre going toward our cultural understanding of war, not the reality of war." - Author: Sebastian Junger

Quotes About Funny Contribution

"If your contribution has been vital there will always be somebody to pick up where you left off, and that will be your claim to immortality." - Author: Walter Gropius

Quotes About Being There For Your Family

"[I]n Africa I was a member of a family—of a sort of family that the people of your culture havent known for thousands of years. If gorillas were capable of such an expression, they would tell you that their family is like a hand, of which they are the fingers. They are fully aware of being a family but are very little aware of being individuals. Here in the zoo there were other gorillas—but there was no family. Five severed fingers do not make a hand." - Author: Daniel Quinn

Quotes About Simfoni

"Kako je odrastao i kako mu je glazba postajala sve važnijom, majčin je glas počeo doživljavati manje kao pjesmu, a više kao svojevrsnu simfoniju koja sadržava bezbrojne varijacije na poznate teme i melodije koje se mijenjaju u skladu s njezinim hirovima i raspoloženjima." - Author: John Connolly

Quotes About Rich Versus Poor

"Europe has to avoid old prejudices and new ones. That means north versus south, rich versus poor." - Author: Mario Monti

Quotes About Startled

"That timeI thought I could notgo any closer to griefwithout dyingI went closer,and I did not die.Surely Godhad his hand in this,as well as friends.Still, I was bent,and my laughter,as the poet said,was nowhere to be found.Then said my friend Daniel,(brave even among lions),"Its not the weight you carrybut how you carry it -books, bricks, grief -its all in the wayyou embrace it, balance it, carry itwhen you cannot, and would not,put it down."So I went practicing.Have you noticed?Have you heardthe laughterthat comes, now and again,out of my startled mouth?How I lingerto admire, admire, admirethe things of this worldthat are kind, and maybealso troubled -roses in the wind,the sea geese on the steep waves,a loveto which there is no reply?" - Author: Mary Oliver

Quotes About Ems Death

"She had always found villains more exciting than heroes. They had ambition, passion. They made the stories happen. Villains didnt fear death. No, they wrapped themselves in death like suits of armor! As she inhaled the schools graveyard smell, Agatha felt her blood rush. For like all villains, death didnt scare her. It made her feel alive." - Author: Soman Chainani

Quotes About Connaissance

"La connaissance est neutre , mais elle peut être utilisée avec de bonnes ou de mauvaises intentions." - Author: David Icke

Quotes About Appreciating The One You Love

"A breeze blew through the room, blew curtains in at one end and out the other like pale flags, twisting them up towards the frosted wedding-cake of the ceiling, and then rippled over the wine-coloured rug, making a shadow on it as wind does on the sea." - Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald

Quotes About Workhouse

"It was among farmers and potato diggers and old men in workhouses and beggars at my own door that I found what was beyond these and yet farther beyond that drawingroom poet of my childhood in the expression of love, and grief, and the pain of parting, that are the disclosure of the individual soul." - Author: Lady Gregory