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Born: 1953-02-02
Profession: Celebrity
Nation: American
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When I was a child I liked watching shows about bounty hunters and Canadian Mounties. I liked the 'Lone Ranger,' I liked shows where the guy saved the girl from the villain. I just liked those kinds of things and I wanted to be a guy like that, you know, that would save the damsel in distress.

Tags: Child, Girl, Wanted

When someone is looking down, they're saying no. When they're looking up, they're looking to their brain for memory. When they look to the left, they're looking for a lie or something they memorized. When they look to the right, they're feeling sorry - they don't want to answer.

Tags: Feeling, Someone, Sorry

You can't be afraid to put out a fire if you're a fireman. You can't be afraid to be a police officer and carry a gun if you're afraid to get up and go out there. So you've got to put that fear to the side and go out in faith to overcome that.

Tags: Faith, Fear, Fire

I've been a biker, I've been a convict, I've been a husband, father, and son.

Tags: Father, Husband, Son

I would have done higher than that... I would have set it higher.

Tags: Done, Higher

And I used to say, 'I'm black, too.' In other words, I - my whole life I've been called a half-breed, a convict, king of the trailer trash, this and that. I take that and stand.

Tags: Black, Life, Words

Faith is the substance of hope - of things hoped for and the evidence of things not seen. So if you can hope for it and imagine it, and keep imagining and hoping and seeing yourself driving a new car, or seeing yourself getting that job, or seeing yourself excel, seeing yourself help that person - that is faith.

Tags: Car, Faith, Hope

As a bounty hunter, I have to dress the part. If I came to the door and looked like Carrot Top, you'd laugh.

Tags: Door, Laugh, Top

Born on a mountain, raised in a cave. Arresting fugitives is all I crave.

Tags: Born, Crave, Mountain

Dog is God spelled backward.

Tags: Backward, Dog, God

I have the utmost respect and 'aloha' for black people - who have already suffered so much due to racial discrimination and acts of hatred.

Tags: Black, Hatred, Respect

I was in prison for a charge in Texas, murder one. Back in the '70s in Texas, I was there. I heard the shot. I was in the car.

Tags: Car, Heard, Texas

I'm going to be Dog, and I'm going to be an entertainer. And I'm going to make mistakes.

Tags: Dog, Mistakes

I'm marrying my common-law wife, Beth, the Christian way, with a preacher and all that.

Tags: Christian, Marrying, Wife

I'm Native American, so it's in my blood to always want brothers and friends. I'm a good brotherhood guy.

Tags: American, Friends, Good

I'm very emotional. That's why I wear shades a lot.

Tags: Emotional, Wear, Why

I've always taken pride to be the white guy that can talk to the black people, that can refer to them truly as a brother from a different mother.

Tags: Black, Mother, Pride

If I was Judge Del Rosario, I would say Ili, of all people, you know better.

Tags: Judge

In Hawaii, we have something called Ho'oponopono, where people come together to resolve crises and restore peace and balance.

Tags: Balance, Peace, Together

It's just like being a father; you got to show them love and you got to show them the path. I don't like this role-model stuff, though.

Tags: Father, Love, Path

Six men can carry you or 12 men can judge you. You decide!

Tags: Decide, Judge, Men

The closest thing to hell on earth is prison. It's the worst experience I've ever had in my life. Besides death.

Tags: Death, Experience, Life

Everybody's under God's planet, and God is the Almighty, the Beginning, the End, the Alpha, the Omega. He's Big Daddy. He gives out these little soldiers and sons and angels and saints to help everybody else get through to him. I'm not the 'Jesus-only or you're going to Hell' kind of guy.

Tags: End, God, Help
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I have a hard problem, being some part Native American - being a Christian: do you get burned, do you get cremated, do you get - let the sharks eat you? How do you die?

Tags: Christian, Die, Hard

I love what I do. I love to capture the guy. I love to tell the victim 'Don't worry anymore. They're in jail.' And this is my way to heaven. This is my way to contribute to America what I know how to do best, and that's chase down the predator.

Tags: America, Best, Love

My father is the reason I am the way I am today. He's why I acted up and he's why I prayed to be the opposite of him. We made up before he died but I vowed to never raise my kids like how he raised me.

Tags: Father, Him, Today

We believe that God is big enough to give every nationality their own religion, as he's given them their own taste in food, in plants, in furniture, and housing. I think that each religion has their basic Christ-ish way to get to the Everlasting God.

Tags: Food, God, Religion

I think that in today's world, by nature, we are all self-centered. And that often leads to selfishness.

Tags: Nature, Often, Today

I have been doing marriage counseling for about 15 years and I realized that what makes one person feel loved, doesn't make another person feel loved.

Tags: Another, Makes, Marriage

I think people desperately want to feel love.

Tags: Love

Love is reaching out to try to get to the other person.

Tags: Love, Reaching, Try

Advice is seldom welcome; and those who want it the most always like it the least.

Tags: Advice, Seldom, Welcome

They're only truly great who are truly good.

Tags: Good, Great, Truly

An Englishman, being flattered, is a lamb; threatened, a lion.

Tags: Flattered, Lion, Threatened

Flatterers look like friends, as wolves like dogs.

Tags: Dogs, Friends, Wolves

I am ashamed the law is such an ass.

Tags: Ashamed, Law

Let no man under value the price of a virtuous woman's counsel.

Tags: Price, Value, Woman

Promise is most given when the least is said.

Tags: Promise, Said

Young men think old men are fools; but old men know young men are fools.

Tags: Men, Old, Young

Extremes, though contrary, have the like effects. Extreme heat kills, and so extreme cold: extreme love breeds satiety, and so extreme hatred; and too violent rigor tempts chastity, as does too much license.

Tags: Cold, Hatred, Love

And let a scholar all earth's volumes carry, he will be but a walking dictionary: a mere articulate clock.

Tags: Carry, Earth, Walking

Be free all worthy spirits, and stretch yourselves, for greatness and for height.

Tags: Free, Greatness, Worthy

For one heat, all know, doth drive out another, One passion doth expel another still.

Tags: Another, Drive, Passion

He that shuns trifles must shun the world.

Tags: Shun, Trifles

Ignorance is the mother of admiration.

Tags: Admiration, Ignorance, Mother

Pure innovation is more gross than error.

Tags: Error, Innovation, Pure

We inherit nothing truly, but what our actions make us worthy of.

Tags: Actions, Truly, Worthy

Who to himself is law, no law doth need, offends no law, and is a king indeed.

Tags: Himself, King, Law