[I Was A Woman In A Man's World. I Was A Democrat In A Republican Administration. I Was An Intellectual In A World Of Bureaucrats. I Talked Differently. This May Have Made Me A Bit Like An Ink Blot.]

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"A man without fear, is a man I strive to be."

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"I look at my little girl and I wonder what shes going to be and what shes going to do and what is it that leads girls certain directions in life. I think a lot of that goes back to what kind of father they had, and so it makes me want to be the best dad I can possibly be."

Olusegun Obasanjo Quotes

"Nigeria has no business with poverty. With our human and material resources, we shall strive to eradicate poverty from our country."

Barbara Scrupski Quotes

"I can dream, though - cant I, for myself? Even if you have not the imagination or the soul?"

Rosamunde Pilcher Quotes

"Im getting too elderly to travel the length of the country for a free hangover."

Margaret Ronald Quotes

"... theres fear that keeps you safe, and fear that warns you, and then theres fear of another sort. The kind that makes you turn on your friends, that irises the world down to one frightened person."

J Don Cook Quotes

"From books, I winnowed the glue that held together my psyche as it struggled to stay whole. It was from stories and myths that I learned to dream, to imagine a different life, to realize potentials and probabilities other than those of the painful, poverty-mired existence I found myself in as a child. With a book I could hide in a corner, safe from the heavy hand and belt of my stepfather, and for a while not worry about where our next meal would come from, or where we would be sleeping that night, or when my mother would break and have to be sent yet again to the mental institution. Books, for me, we tiny life rafts that I clung to desperately."

Robert E Webber Quotes

"The faith engaged with Platonism in the ancient world, with Aristotle in the medieval world, with nominalism in the Reformation era, and with rationalism in the modern world. Now the church must engage with the emergence of a postmodern, post- Christian, neo-pagan world."

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"Im a feminist, yes! Very strongly."

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Quotes About Camping Under The Stars

"The weather here is windy, balmy, sometimes wet. Desert springtime, with flowers popping up all over the place, trees leafing out, streams gushing down from the mountains. Great time of year for hiking, camping, exploring, sleeping under the new moon and the old stars. At dawn and at evening we hear the coyotes howling with excitement - mating season. And lots of fresh rabbit meat hopping about to feed the young ones with." - Author: Edward Abbey

Quotes About Emerald Green

"Emerald green eyes studied usfrom a face that could have been sculpted by one of theclassical artists I so admired. Shocked, I dismissed thecomparison as soon as it popped into my head. This was avampire, after all. It was ridiculous to admire him the way Iwould some hot human guy." - Author: Richelle Mead

Quotes About Chainsaws

"To be a full-blooded hillbilly was to be a living koan. Half of you wanted to be dignified and half of you couldnt tolerate any restraint. You could see it in the regional art and hear it in the music. Wood carving with chainsaws. Cloggers who danced up a storm with the lower half of their bodies, but held the upper half perfectly still and stared off into the distance stone-faced. Or a group of bluegrass musicians whod be playing the most raucous tunes imaginable, looking around at each other with bemused expressions that seemed to say wheres all that racket comin from?Phoebe believed that nearly all the adult males everywhere were pretty much the same way. Most of them could manage to keep the top half of themselves under a semblance of control, but the bottom half tended to run wild. As she continued to descend the trail she couldnt help but think that most men were mentally ill below the waist." - Author: Carolyn Jourdan

Quotes About To Be Loved

"It was just that all the hope had been so empty, so meaningless. And if you prove to a man how vain his hope is, how vain his hoping was, you kill the bright, believing part of him that wants to be loved." - Author: Gregory David Roberts

Quotes About Unhappy Relationship

"Among these temperamentally unhappy campers are "reactant" personalities, who focus on what they often wrongly perceive as others attempts to control them. In one experiment, some of these touchy individuals were asked to think of two people they knew: a bossy sort who advocated hard work and a mellow type who preached la dolce vita. Then, one of the names was flashed before the subjects too briefly to register in their conscious awareness. Next, the subjects were given a task to perform. Those who had been exposed to the hard-driving name performed markedly worse than those exposed to the easygoing name. Even this weak, subliminal attention to an emotional cue that suggested control was enough to get their reactant backs up and cause them to act to their own disadvantage. All relationships involve give-and-take and cooperation, so a person who habitually attends to ordinary requests or suggestions like a bull to a red flag is in for big trouble in both home and workplace." - Author: Winifred Gallagher

Quotes About 15 Minutes Of Fame

"To me, it seems like a waste of time. What is the point of making a watch that only gets 45 minutes to the hour? But Cleo Von Klaus is a German, and hes obsessed with efficiency. Plus, he argued that the watch would be a big hit with flash-in-the-pan celebrities, people who have already used up their 15 minutes of fame." - Author: Jarod Kintz

Quotes About Lowest Common Denominator

"You have a poem called "Bad Theology." What would you call a bad theology?I guess any theology that presumes to have God in its pocket. Can I explain this without sinning further? Well find out. The community in which I was raised did what they would call theology, but it was always a kind of cranky, brutal reduction of lush and beautiful complexities into the lowest common denominator, the dullest version. But when I went away to school and started reading more, I became increasingly dissatisfied with any theology that replaces the enormous, immeasurable real with very measurable and very calculated replacements. Im not saying this very eloquently, but I guess bad theology articulates as definitive and conclusive that which is unknowable and without end." - Author: Tony Leuzzi

Quotes About Swift

"We dont sign an artist to fill a void, ever. Ill never find a Taylor Swift. You cant find a new Madonna, you cannot find a Prince, a Bob Marley, a John Lennon. You wont find another Kanye West. We simply deal with people as they walk in, and we say we either love them or we dont." - Author: L.A. Reid

Quotes About Changing

"Im changing..." I said."Dont do that," Alex said into my hair. Then he scooped me up and over so I was below him, his knees bracketing mine, his arms curving around my head. "Dont change."Truth: When he kissed me again, I couldnt have cared less about being a good person.I felt amazing." - Author: Melissa Jensen

Quotes About Absolutism

"The only real recourse that [Russian] people had against tsarist rule was violence and rebellion. It was once remarked that Russias constitution was "absolutism moderated by assassination." - Author: Alan Beattie