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There is a lesson there about greed and it is a lesson I am willing to learn as well. Has it made me a distrustful person? I don't think so. But we probably look a bit more carefully at our financial situation now.

Tags: Greed, Learn  ✍ Author: Kevin Bacon

I am attracted to characters who think they are in control, but their situation is uncontrollable.

Tags: Characters, Control  ✍ Author: Eric Bana

Torture is such a slippery slope; as soon as you allow a society or any legal system to do that, almost instantly you get a situation where people are being tortured for very trivial reasons.

Tags: Legal, Society  ✍ Author: Iain Banks

Prescription: A physician's guess at what will best prolong the situation with least harm to the patient.

Tags: Best, Patient  ✍ Author: Ambrose Bierce

I don't practise any religion but I am deeply interested in the answers that mankind has come up with to explain the human situation.

Tags: Human, Religion  ✍ Author: Simon Callow

I show up ready to play, so I normally try and fit the situation.

Tags: Show, Try  ✍ Author: Matt Cameron

Whenever a situation develops to its extreme, it is bound to turn around and become its opposite.

Tags: Become, Turn  ✍ Author: Frank Capra

Even illegals are not coming into the United States now because they can't find jobs. It's how desperate the job situation is in the United States.

Tags: Desperate, Job  ✍ Author: Mario Diaz-Balart

We can stay in Afghanistan and stabilize the situation, or we can get out and win, or we can get out and lose.

Tags: Lose, Win  ✍ Author: Dinesh D\'Souza

I love stories about people that, whatever situation they're in, you can relate to them in a way.

Tags: Love, Whatever  ✍ Author: Alexandra Daddario

At least, in this situation, I know my chances of coming back could be slim because of the young talent the Yankees do have.

Tags: Talent, Young  ✍ Author: Johnny Damon

When I look at our roster, I'm sure all of you have printed that I'm coming up on 35, and given my situation and my salary structure and all that, yeah, I have to wonder if this team is going to make moves and they haven't.

Tags: Sure, Team  ✍ Author: Antonio Davis

Anything for the quick life, as the man said when he took the situation at the lighthouse.

Tags: Life, Said  ✍ Author: Charles Dickens

When I arrived on the planet, there were only two billion. Wildlife was more abundant, we were less so; now the situation is reversed.

Tags: Less, Planet  ✍ Author: Sylvia Earle

People who demand neutrality in any situation are usually not neutral but in favor of the status quo.

Tags: Favor, Status  ✍ Author: Max Eastman

But if too many countries, as has been the case, interfere too much in the internal affairs, the political situation of Afghanistan, then of course we can't hope satisfactory results.

Tags: Hope, Political  ✍ Author: Tamara Ecclestone

I am very short-sighted, and if I don't like a situation I take my glasses off.

Tags: Glasses, Off  ✍ Author: Billy Eckstine

Activism could be defined as activities engaged in by individuals to change there of others situation.

Tags: Change, Others  ✍ Author: Anthony Edwards

When I was born, my father was a copper miner in Butte, Montana. It was a hard-core, blue-collar situation.

Tags: Born, Father  ✍ Author: Barbara Ehrenreich

This is the kind of situation that can tear people apart. It tears at the fabric of your soul and can certainly tear at your marriage and ours has gotten only stronger.

Tags: Marriage, Soul  ✍ Author: Shelley Fabares

I feel curious about every situation I'm in.

Tags: Curious  ✍ Author: Paloma Faith

Is there one specific source that determines correct morality and everybody should follow that? Or should individuals come up with following that source or not depending on their situation?

Tags: Everybody, Morality  ✍ Author: Asghar Farhadi
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The body can do amazing things in a situation when it is really called for.

Tags: Amazing, Body  ✍ Author: Suzanne Farrell

I guess I found it useful to realise that everything is true at once, you know? You can pull back and say, 'Everything will be fine,' but you can also be in a situation and say, 'Not everything is going to be fine.'

Tags: Once, True  ✍ Author: Feist

I grew up in the 'hood around prostitutes, drug dealers, killers, and gangbangers, but I also grew up juxtaposed: On the doorknob outside of our apartment, there was blood from some guy who got shot; but inside, there was National Geographic magazines and encyclopedias and a little library bookshelf situation.

Tags: Blood, Guy  ✍ Author: Lupe Fiasco

The black situation has changed. They finally realized they're Americans.

Tags: Black, Changed  ✍ Author: Leslie Fiedler

There comes a time in the affairs of man when he must take the bull by the tail and face the situation.

Tags: Face, Time  ✍ Author: W. C. Fields

When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.

Tags: Able, Change  ✍ Author: Viktor E. Frankl

We had at our disposal the first operational jet, which superseded by at least 150 knots the fastest American and English fighters. This was a unique situation.

Tags: American, Unique  ✍ Author: Adolf Galland

I think it's very important that we instill in our kids that it has nothing to do with their name or their situation that they're growing up in; it has to do with who they are as an individual.

Tags: Individual, Kids  ✍ Author: Melinda Gates

I can't change everything by myself but I can be one of the people who are trying to change the situation.

Tags: Change, Trying  ✍ Author: John White Geary

For just when ideas fail, a word comes in to save the situation.

Tags: Ideas, Word  ✍ Author: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

From a moral point of view, there is no excuse for terrorist acts, regardless of the motive or the situation under which they are carried out.

Tags: Moral, Point  ✍ Author: Jurgen Habermas

A threatened nation can react to uncertain dangers solely through administrative channels, to the truly embarrassing situation of perhaps overreacting.

Tags: Nation, Perhaps  ✍ Author: Jurgen Habermas

If I would go up on a high note, Eddie would want a low one. That's how petty the situation had become.

Tags: Become, High  ✍ Author: Sammy Hagar

When you're dealing in situations that are uncontrollable and combustible, you try to stabilize the situation as quickly as you can and then work toward and work out toward democratic reform.

Tags: Try, Work  ✍ Author: Chuck Hagel

It's always a Catch-22 situation. They hate you if you're the same, and they hate you if you're different.

Tags: Hate  ✍ Author: Eddie Van Halen

Treat everyone the way you would want to be treated... this can be applied to any situation.

Tags: Everyone, Treat  ✍ Author: Dante Hall

Behind every piece of paper lies a human situation.

Tags: Human, Lies  ✍ Author: Edward T. Hall

One of the things that I love about voiceover is that it's a situation where - because you're not encumbered by being seen - it's liberating. You're able to make broad choices that you would never make if you were on camera.

Tags: Able, Love  ✍ Author: Mark Hamill

Cynical realism is the intelligent man's best excuse for doing nothing in an intolerable situation.

Tags: Best, Cynical  ✍ Author: Aldous Huxley

In this kind of situation, we tend to cling to his convictions, we believe that, by magic, we are going to recover. Then we agree to drive less good cars and we are fatally more exposed. It is what finally happened to me with Ensign.

Tags: Good, Less  ✍ Author: Jacky Ickx

It's a shame the Manchester United situation turned sour.

Tags: Shame, United  ✍ Author: Paul Ince

And whenever I'm in a situation where I'm wearing the same as 600 other people and doing the same thing as 600 other people, looking back, I always found ways to make myself different, whether it be having a red lining inside of my jacket, having red shoes, it hasn't changed.

Tags: Looking, Whether  ✍ Author: Jeremy Irons

Look, obviously that was - created quite a firestorm, but Newsweek editors have made clear that this was a situation where, you know, a solid, well-placed source provided some information.

Tags: Clear, Quite  ✍ Author: Shintaro Ishihara

Today we ought to be able to see first that Booker T. Washington faced a situation in which he was seeking desperately for a way out, and he could see no way out except capitulation.

Tags: Able, Today  ✍ Author: C. L. R. James

But when you get into a situation where you can acquire a proven leader, a proven quality player, an unselfish player, a guy who taken a team to the Super Bowl, I think you do it.

Tags: Leader, Team  ✍ Author: Ron Jaworski

Always turn a negative situation into a positive situation.

Tags: Negative, Positive  ✍ Author: Michael Jordan

When an inner situation is not made conscious, it appears outside as fate.

Tags: Fate, Outside  ✍ Author: Carl Jung

It was a very intense and stressful situation. There was playing in the Johnny-pump (an opened fire hydrant) and the ice-cream man coming around and all of these games that we'd play, and suddenly it would turn just violent and there would be shootings at 12 in the afternoon on any given day.

Tags: Fire, Playing  ✍ Author: Jay-Z

New developments in weapon systems during the 1950s and early 1960s created a situation that was most dangerous, and even conducive to accidental war.

Tags: Dangerous, War  ✍ Author: Herman Kahn

It's a lot of random situations that combine in a certain volatile form and create a bigger-than- the-whole situation that nobody could have predicted.

Tags: Create, Nobody  ✍ Author: Immanuel Kant

I can't visualize the situation in which we nuke ourselves into extinction.

Tags: Extinction, Ourselves  ✍ Author: John Keegan

But I'm a hot-blooded Italian by nature. Whatever the situation you present, I'm going to make something out of it.

Tags: Nature, Whatever  ✍ Author: Maynard James Keenan

I think the race situation is getting better as far as people respecting each other goes. I think the race situation with entertainment is not that much better.

Tags: Far, Getting  ✍ Author: Patti LaBelle

I'm very picky and I'm in a situation where it's a big crossover.

Tags: Big, Picky  ✍ Author: Shia LaBeouf

The experience and behavior that gets labeled schizophrenic is a special strategy that a person invents in order to live in an unlivable situation.

Tags: Experience, Special  ✍ Author: R. D. Laing

A signal is comprehended if it serves to make us notice the object or situation it bespeaks. A symbol is understood when we conceive the idea it presents.

Tags: Idea, Understood  ✍ Author: Susanne Langer

A revolution is impossible without a revolutionary situation; furthermore, not every revolutionary situation leads to revolution.

Tags: Impossible, Revolution  ✍ Author: Vladimir Lenin

It was an hour of sanity with the good guys winning, a situation where the world was right side up.

Tags: Good, Winning  ✍ Author: James MacArthur

There was the situation in Nicaragua where the Sandinistas had taken over a couple of years earlier. There was a civil war going on in El Salvador and there was a similar situation in Guatemala. So Honduras was in a rather precarious geographic position indeed.

Tags: Rather, War  ✍ Author: John Negroponte

In addition to a soaring stock market, 6.6 million jobs have been created since tax relief measures went into effect in 2003. Our deficit situation has also improved as tax revenues have increased at double-digit rates over the past two years.

Tags: Past, Since  ✍ Author: Randy Neugebauer

Creating a role is an interesting thing - each show or each situation is different.

Tags: Role, Show  ✍ Author: Bebe Neuwirth

It's important that adults get along with each other for the child's sake, and that is our situation.

Tags: Along, Child  ✍ Author: Joe Nichols

Resolve never to quit, never to give up, no matter what the situation.

Tags: Give, Matter  ✍ Author: Jack Nicklaus

Storytelling is the essential human activity. The harder the situation, the more essential it is.

Tags: Essential, Human  ✍ Author: Tim O\'Brien

If you want to understand what's happening to the situation in a town in Afghanistan, go down to the market. Is it vibrant? Is it safe? That will tell you an enormous amount about the security situation.

Tags: Tell, Understand  ✍ Author: Gus O\'Donnell

I do what I do. Always.

Tags: Games, Playing  ✍ Author: Shaquille O\'Neal

In our relationship, we don't have that situation. I don't require what he needs, and he doesn't require what I need. I know what I do; I have an amazing life that nobody knows about.

Tags: Amazing, Life  ✍ Author: John Oates

We were never thrown into the situation in the middle of our lives, but grew up doing it. This is all we know, and some people who were thrown into it don't really know what to do or how to react and this is just kind of natural for us.

Tags: Lives, Natural  ✍ Author: Mary-Kate Olsen

The situation of the Old Left was the theory of Socialist Realism, etc. It seemed pointless to argue. We stayed carefully away from people who wrote for the New Masses.

Tags: Away, Old  ✍ Author: George Oppen

Here's my gift-giving rule: Respect your current financial situation.

Tags: Here, Respect  ✍ Author: Suze Orman

A tragic situation exists precisely when virtue does not triumph but when it is still felt that man is nobler than the forces which destroy him.

Tags: Felt, Him  ✍ Author: George Orwell

Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.

Tags: However, May  ✍ Author: Norman Vincent Peale

Fit no stereotypes. Don't chase the latest management fads. The situation dictates which approach best accomplishes the team's mission.

Tags: Best, Team  ✍ Author: Colin Powell

So instead of talking about theoretical ways of ending the war and violence, I say that we have to get rid of the individual asholes in each office and situation.

Tags: Violence, War  ✍ Author: Colin Quinn

I'm not clean or even vaguely pleasant to be around in a domestic situation.

Tags: Clean, Pleasant  ✍ Author: Daniel Radcliffe

There are countries that are near ours which are in the situation which we all know. I want to say that this is not the case of Spain now and it will not be in the future.

Tags: Countries, Future  ✍ Author: Mariano Rajoy

When I did it, I was a starving musician in London in a basement flat, but a simple tune with the right singer or the right situation can become very well liked and accepted. I'm only too pleased to say it happened with that one.

Tags: Become, Simple  ✍ Author: Mick Ralphs

The thing about the Islamic situation is we don't have a church. We don't have an ordained priesthood, which makes it a little complicated. But we do have a tradition of scholarship, and rules of scholarship. It's very much like any field of knowledge.

Tags: Knowledge, Makes  ✍ Author: Melissa Rauch

When you're in a high-stress situation, dynamics between people can change.

Tags: Between, Change  ✍ Author: Lance Reddick

I hadn't made a big-budget film, and in Hollywood there's a sort of man and boys situation. You're a man, you make $80 million movies! As if it's harder to make an $80 million movie. Well, I guess businesswise it is because you have more executives to argue with.

Tags: Film, Movies  ✍ Author: Gus Van Sant

The current constitutional law places the president of the republic in an embarrassing situation.

Tags: Law, President  ✍ Author: Rick Santorum

Let us train our minds to desire what the situation demands.

Tags: Desire, Minds  ✍ Author: Albert Schweitzer

Eco sees the intellectual as an organizer of culture, someone who can run a magazine or a museum. An administrator, in fact. I think this is a melancholy situation for an intellectual.

Tags: Fact, Someone  ✍ Author: Antonio Tabucchi

I always feel comfortable, basically in any situation except perhaps airports.

Tags: Except, Perhaps  ✍ Author: Andre Leon Talley

By the end of it, you never know how it's going to turn out. Hopefully if I pick the right songs and put the right melodies on it and all the collaboration works out. it's a win-win situation.

Tags: End, Put  ✍ Author: Paul Taylor

Without a Mayaguez, or something comparable that we don't see in the immediate future, there is probably no one thing the President can do to himself to turn this situation around.

Tags: Future, Himself  ✍ Author: Aimee Teegarden

Confront them with annihilation, and they will then survive; plunge them into a deadly situation, and they will then live. When people fall into danger, they are then able to strive for victory.

Tags: Able, Victory  ✍ Author: Mike Tyson

Never forget that the key to the situation lies in the will and not in the imagination.

Tags: Forget, Lies  ✍ Author: Evelyn Underhill

It's something I've always loved doing. I'm not one of the artists who comes in and just does my bit. I'm there every second of every day. That's my hands-on situation.

Tags: Loved, Second  ✍ Author: Keith Urban

Red carpets are pretty unpredictable. You can go from one person asking you what you're wearing to the next person asking you about the situation in Haiti. It's the extreme juxtaposition, and some of the questions can throw me!

Tags: Next, Pretty  ✍ Author: Keith Urban

Currently a level of unemployment of 7 percent or more seems to be required to keep inflation from accelerating, a level quite unacceptable as a permanent situation.

Tags: Keep, Quite  ✍ Author: William Vickrey

I define genuine full employment as a situation where there are at least as many job openings as there are persons seeking employment, probably calling for a rate of unemployment, as currently measured, of between 1 and 2 percent.

Tags: Between, Job  ✍ Author: William Vickrey

If we can get people to focus on fruits and vegetables and more healthy foods, we'll be better in terms of our healthcare situation.

Tags: Focus, Healthy  ✍ Author: Tom Vilsack

As a nation we have the right to decide our own affairs, to mould our own future. This does not pose any danger to anybody. Our nation is fully aware of the responsibility for its own fate in the complicated situation of the contemporary world.

Tags: Future, Nation  ✍ Author: Lech Walesa

Well, now we have exactly the same situation as at the beginning of the race, only exactly opposite.

Tags: Beginning, Race  ✍ Author: Murray Walker

I believe that we must understand the economy of the situation.

Tags: Economy, Understand  ✍ Author: Minoru Yamasaki

The Palestinian situation is different. We can have military cooperation with other factions in the Palestinian territories. But we cannot have this with Hizbullah in Lebanon.

Tags: Cannot, Military  ✍ Author: Ilya Yashin

There are perhaps opportunities for greater political cooperation, at least more cooperation than exists now. But there can be no cooperation in the field because every situation is different.

Tags: Greater, Political  ✍ Author: Ilya Yashin

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