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Top 100 Drum Quotes

#1. When Mr. Ludwig invented the bass-drum pedal, that's what made the drum set possible. - Author: Neil Peart
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#2. I feel like being into the beat of your own drum has become too prominent in the culture. - Author: Mos Def
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#3. Democrats are awfully sensitive to losing power for a few years. I report, you decide. - Author: Kevin Drum
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#4. The call of the horizon finds quick response in the heart of every wanderer. - Author: Louis L'Amour
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#5. When I was young, I had one of those Yamaha drum machines, and I used to practice to that quite a bit, just to practice soloing and being in time and completing all my phrases. - Author: John Otto
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#6. But I run, laughing, my speed increasing, the steady thump of my heart against my ribcage like the beat of a ceremonial drum. I'm back. And life is good. - Author: Lisa Amowitz
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#7. Forgiving yourself may be for many people, at least for myself, extremely difficult. And then in a larger context, I will say that I'm constantly astonished by those who pray daily, "Forgive me my sins as I forgive those who sin against me," and beat very loudly the war drum. - Author: Alexander Payne
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#8. Oh, the brave Music of a distant drum! - Author: Omar Khayyam
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#9. I'd be very honored to be the ambassador to drum solos. - Author: Neil Peart
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#10. Music is the beat of a drum that keeps time with our emotions. - Author: Shannon L. Alder
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#11. There is no music unless the drum and the drummer are one. - Author: E. E. Cummings
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#12. I drummed in some rock bands. I asked for a drum kit when I was 15 and my parents were kind enough to buy me one and I just started playing with my buddies who played guitar. - Author: Miles Teller
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#13. I started out by myself, but it eventually turned into a trio by the mid-'60s - a conga drum and another guitarist. And that's been mostly what I've worked with most of the time. - Author: Richie Havens
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#14. I really just wanted to play the drum set and match that. I was never really into the percussion thing. - Author: John Otto
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#15. In the newspapers I read a biography about an American. He left his whole huge fortune to factories and for the positive sciences, his skeleton to the students at the academy there, and his skin to make a drum so as to have the American national anthem drummed on it day and night. - Author: Fyodor Dostoevsky
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#16. I'm inspired by anyone who's honest in their own expression, people who truly beat to the rhythm of their own drum. - Author: Gillian Zinser
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#17. I love when things bend out of shape. That's why I love drum and bass music. - Author: Kevin Shields
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#18. For me, drum elements are like hieroglyphics - I think of a certain physical figure, and a little three-dimensional glyph will appear in my mind as I'm playing. - Author: Neil Peart
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#19. Life follows a rhythm and we hold the drum. - Author: Tom Althouse
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#20. I realized that there was something internal that I could gain from pursuing this career as an actor. However, once I got into the business I just really abhorred what this career can drum up inside of a person. - Author: Sonja Sohn
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#21. We beat the drum slowly and played the fife lowly,
and bitterly wept as we bore him along.
For we all loved our comrade so brave, young and handsome,
we all loved our comrade although he'd done wrong.
The Cowboy's Lament - Author: Leif Enger
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#22. To the solemn graves, near a lonely cemetery, my heart like a muffled drum is beating funeral marches. - Author: Charles Baudelaire
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#23. New Rule: Stop putting psychedelic screensavers on computers. I sit down to check my e-mail, and the next thing I know it's three days later, I'm in the desert, I'm banging on a drum, I'm naked, and somebody's pierced my dick. - Author: Bill Maher
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#24. Just the same way I'd say a prayer before going onstage, taking that even further and using the drum to inspire people. And using that as a vehicle for the intention. - Author: Rick Allen
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#25. When you march to the beat of your own drum, you'll always be in sync. - Author: Colby R. Rice
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#26. Sometimes I hear a drum groove in my head and I rush down to my studio. - Author: Billy Sherwood
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#27. Perforated eardrums were quite common16, too; but, as Haldane reassuringly noted in one of his essays, 'the drum generally heals up; and if a hole remains in it, although one is somewhat deaf, one can blow tobacco smoke out of the ear in question, which is a social accomplishment. - Author: Bill Bryson
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#28. I don't think it's the most important thing in life to fit it. I think it's the most important thing in life to dance to the beat of your own drum and to look like you're having more fun than the people who look cool like they fit in. - Author: Taylor Swift
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#29. Farewell the plumed troop, and the big wars
That make ambition virtue! O, farewell!
Farewell the neighing steed and the shrill trump,
The spirit-stirring drum, th' ear-piercing fife,
The royal banner, and all quality,
Pride, pomp, and circumstance of glorious war! - Author: William Shakespeare
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#30. Tsarong felt every day of his life creak in his joints as he made his way to the door. He had grown accustomed to the pain, the muted, arthritic drum roll that reminded him he was still bound to this realm - still able to make a difference before the oncoming storm. - Author: Adam Lance Garcia
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#31. The drum in a dream pounds loud to the dreamer. - Author: Carl Sandburg
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#32. I've always liked a very dry snare and, like everyone else, a very dry bass drum. - Author: Nick Mason
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#33. Somebody gave me this drum machine and somebody else asked me to program something for a project. I really liked programming and I was really interested in using the drum machine. - Author: Ikue Mori
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#34. The big bass drum in my head started booming again. Guilt made way too much noise. - Author: Shelley Coriell
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#35. I hear a drum in my soul's ear coming from the depth of the stars. - Author: Rumi
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#36. I have relentlessly beat the drum for Google's 'two-step' authentication systems for Gmail and other services, which radically reduce the likelihood that your account can be hacked from afar. - Author: James Fallows
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#37. I had played all my angles, tossed my heart with a wet rattling thump onto her snare drum, I Love You I Love You I Love You. - Author: Michelle Tea
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#38. She's their secret weapon! They call her Trasha, and she's eight years old. I hear they discovered her at the Pacific Mall arcade, playing Drum-Mania. She has so much A.D.D., it's not even funny. - Author: Bryan Lee O'Malley
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#39. I had wanted to play drums since the age of 9 when I saw a drum set in the window of a music store for the first time. We took lessons at a local music school and began playing together after about 6-9 months of lessons. - Author: Jack Irons
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#40. He Who Marches Out Of Step Hears Another Drum - Author: Ken Kesey
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#41. I tour a lot and interview a lot. I'm on the Internet and doing stuff. I go out and promote. I've got a bass drum and a sandwich sign and a washboard. You just have to shout louder and louder that you're still alive. - Author: Al Jarreau
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#42. I've always loved the mixture of crushing live drums with a programmed groove, that really cool blend, like in the verse there's a really funky drum beat that is programmed then it comes in to the chorus; you've got that enormous human feel where the band kicks in. - Author: Tommy Lee
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#43. I search on my drum for the land of the Poles and drum: lost, not yet lost, lost once more, lost to whom, lost too soon, lost by now, Poland's lost, all is lost, Poland is not yet lost. - Author: Gunter Grass
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#44. I don't want somebody who writes like me [in my writing staff]. Because I can write like me. I know what I'm capable of and what my limitations are. If you're going to build an orchestra, you don't want all tubas - you want a violin and you want a cello and you want a drum set. - Author: Tom Fontana
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#45. I have mostly software synthesizers and software drum machines. I'm very lazy. I don't really like to plug in a lot of equipment and external boxes and everything. - Author: Karin Dreijer Andersson
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#46. I used to drum on the table at school. I think a handful of my school reports say that they thought I might have some kind of ADD because I was making sounds. I was far from being an ADD child. I was actually quite quiet and well-behaved. But I used to drum on things. - Author: Jamie Cullum
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#47. We stiffened the penalties for fraud, we extended nationwide efforts to make sure that payments are accurate and they closed a loophole in which people were gaming the system. We didn't change eligibility requirements or reduce the level of benefits. - Author: Kevin Drum
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#48. I find it really disappointing and cheap when someone's copied the whole drum sound from a record. - Author: Alexis Taylor
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#49. If I told my 18-year-old self that one day I'd have a sitcom and a sketch show on TV, I think he'd just drum his fingers and go, 'When? How long is that going to take?' - Author: Robert Webb
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#50. When, within our souls and psyches we are made aware of a safe but insistent drum beat, repeated like butterfly wings in motion, we sense the message ... that our inner self has begun its search for freedom. - Author: Mary Meeker
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#51. Making music is a lifestyle; go to the studio and sit in front of your computer, drum machine or guitar for 10 hours a day. The good stuff will come. - Author: Mark Ronson
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#52. Eat
of my deep earth, drink of my living streams, for I am your Mother. Your heart is my wild drum, your breath my eternal song. If you would live,
dance with me! - Author: Juliet Marillier
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#53. He who walks out of step hears another drum. - Author: Ken Kesey
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#54. You've always marched to beat of your own drum, and I know you do things in your own time and your own way. - Author: Alexa Riley
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#55. People don't understand what music really is. I've been a musician since I was 6 years old. I got my first piano, was playing recitals at 8, 10 I picked up a guitar, 12 I picked up my first Pearl Master drum set. I was an artist before I was an 'artist.' - Author: Mitchel Musso
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#56. She spun a hundred-eighty degrees at the end of the passageway, landed like an acrobat beside the drum hatch. "The reason. Why something would attack us even if we didn't have anything it wanted." I read it off her: "If it wasn't attacking at all. If it was defending itself. - Author: Peter Watts
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#57. When I lost the use of my hi-hat and bass drum legs, I became basically a singer. I was a drummer who did a bit of singing, and then I became a singer who did a bit of percussion. - Author: Robert Wyatt
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#58. We look wishfully to emergencies, to eventful, revolutionary times ... and think how easy to have taken our part when the drum was rolling and the house was burning over our heads. -Ralph Waldo Emerson - Author: Mitch Kynock
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#59. I find that doing the drums last, coming from a drum history, really works well for me. - Author: Tommy Lee
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#60. Sharper than a serpents tongue, tighter than a bongo drum, quicker than a one night stand, slicker than a mambo band. - Author: Don Henley
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#61. The doctor listens in with a stethoscope and hears sounds of a warpath Indian drum. - Author: John McPhee
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#62. We all have music in us - your heartbeat is your drum, your voice is your sound - and music is supposed to put you in tune with nature. - Author: Randy Weston
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#63. My first real foreign holiday was my honeymoon 20 years ago, and we went to Bali. It was particularly special for that reason, I enjoyed it very much - I had packed music scores and a practice drum pad, suspecting that I would be completely bored, but actually they remained in my case. - Author: Evelyn Glennie
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#64. Be persistent and never give up. I had to deal with facing stereotypes and had a lot of people doubt me and my ability to drum, but I didn't let it phase me. You just have to believe in yourself. And of course, PRACTICE. - Author: Jess Bowen
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#65. Donald Trump lied about criticizing Mark Zuckerberg.Ben Carson lied about Mannatech.Carli Fiorina lied about the size of the tax code.Marco Rubio flatly refused to answer a question ("discredited attacks from Democrats") that I guess he didn't think he could just lie about. This is quite a debate. - Author: Kevin Drum
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#66. The quad toms are a completely different animal than the standard drum set/trap kit. Playing wise and stylistically, they are two different beasts. - Author: Tommy Lee
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#67. Your war drum ain't / louder than this breath. - Author: Suheir Hammad
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#68. It's a weird sound [ "Animals"] inspired by a hip hop drum loop. I listen to a lot of hip hop tracks and it's not used quite often in House currently. I chopped up the loop and edited it so you wouldn't recognize the original. - Author: Martin Garrix
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#69. Every time I talk about this, I say: when the singer is singing, he must be respected, you must be able to hear what he's saying. You can't put a trombone and a drum up there, and a microphone on the drum, microphones on everybody. You can't hear what he's saying. - Author: Compay Segundo
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#70. We didn't create ISIS. ISIS created ISIS. - Author: Kevin Drum
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#71. I never pursued Hollywood banging my drum, because I was never in a film big enough to do that. - Author: Armand Assante
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#72. Stop all the clocks, cut off the telephone, Prevent the dog from barking with a juicy bone. Silence the pianos and with muffled drum Bring out the coffin, let the mourners come. - Author: W. H. Auden
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#73. Since I first picked up the violin, I've been very interested in tone and texture: I would have very visceral reactions to the texture of a snare drum or a pedal steel guitar or a violin. - Author: Andrew Bird
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#74. There are athletes and celebrities that are out there and they Twitter and they constantly try to drum up press because they're narcissists. - Author: Geoff Stults
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#75. I became this guy that does drum programming, and I don't want to be that guy anymore. I don't want to sit in front of my computer for 18 hours programming 16 bars of music. - Author: Keith Fullerton Whitman
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#76. When you beat a drum, you create NOW, when silence becomes a sound so enormous and alive it feels like you're breathing in the clouds and the sky, and your heart is the rain and the thunder. - Author: Ruth Ozeki
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#77. A fish wants to dive from dry land
into the ocean
when it hears the roaring waves.
A falcon wants to return from the forest
to the King's wrist
when it hears the drum beating "Return."
A Sufi, shimmering with light,
wants to dance like a sunbeam
when darkness surrounds him. - Author: Rumi
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#78. When it comes to actually writing, I like to write in a full room with the amps blasting, and a big drum set. - Author: Slash
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#79. While everybody else marches to the beat of their own important drum. I constantly feel hungry, metaphorically and literally. - Author: Cecelia Ahern
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#80. I think a lot of people saw 'Fight Club' and thought, 'Right, here's our next Che Guevara, here's our next Fidel Castro, here's someone who's going to wave the flag.' And I was like, 'No, it's just a book. And if I beat that drum, if I play that song one more time, I won't have a career.' - Author: Chuck Palahniuk
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#81. The old footage of my dad, I always knew we were cut from the same cloth, because my dad was such a renegade and always marched to the beat of his own drum. To see where we were both dancing and being silly together, it's too beautiful for words. I was really happy to have that. - Author: Juliette Lewis
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#82. Look at that drum of a stomach, it's like he has swallowed a country. - Author: NoViolet Bulawayo
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#83. When I sit behind that electronic drum, it dominates me; there is no innovation in composing music like that. - Author: Sivamani
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#84. I'm so proud to be on a Kate Bush record; she's always marched to the beat of her own drum. - Author: Elton John
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#85. When I write in the studio, I tend to gravitate toward the ability to play really loud, aggressive, post-punk stuff, with big, heavy guitars and a big rock drum sound. - Author: Tom DeLonge
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#86. One of my biggest concerns was how defensive the fans would be over The REV's drum throne. I'm grateful they have been welcoming. - Author: Mike Portnoy
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#87. When I was a kid, of course I wanted to be the fastest, the loudest and the one with the biggest drum set, but obviously my aspirations have changed a bit since then. - Author: Taylor Hawkins
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#88. Do I look like a mainstream girl?" She always marched to the beat of her own drum. (Angie)
He traced the short strands along her hairline. "You look beautiful." (Eoin) - Author: Annie Nicholas
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#89. Mrs. Turpin felt entirely hollow except for her heart which swung from side to side as if it were agitated in a great empty drum of flesh - Author: Flannery O'Connor
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#90. Too slow, the wagons of years,
The oxen of days
too glum.
Our god is the god of speed,
Our heart
our battle-drum. - Author: Vladimir Mayakovsky
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#91. Wise kings wear shabby clothes, and leave the gold lace to the drum major. - Author: George Bernard Shaw
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#92. It's certainly no coincidence that big bands became the entertainment of the army in WWI and WWII, and that jazz drumming style is very military influenced. The snare drum comes from the military and becomes the core kind of sound of jazz drums. - Author: Damien Chazelle
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#93. If I do a song where I'm angry, when it's time to perform it live I'm not mad, I'm happy. I'm at a concert. But I have to somehow drum up that rage. That's acting. - Author: Ice-T
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#94. I was in a Montessori school. There was a drum circle with all the kids passing around a little bongo drum. I was the last person in the circle, and when it got to me I played 'Shave and a Haircut, Two Bits' - in front of all the parents. Blew the crowd away at five years old. - Author: Jack White
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#95. I have a drum set in my dressing room. I play drums to relax and have some fun. - Author: Queen Latifah
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#96. Let us pick up again these lost strands and weave them again into the fabric of America, sort out the music from the sounds and again respond to the trumpet and the steady drum. - Author: Eugene McCarthy
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#97. We call ourselves a free nation, and yet we let ourselves be told what cabs we can and can't take by a man at a hotel door, simply because he has a drum major's uniform on. - Author: Robert Benchley
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#98. If you want to build a ship, don't drum up the men to gather wood, divide the work, and give orders. Instead, teach them to yearn for the vast and endless sea. - Author: Antoine De Saint-Exupery
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#99. To put is still more plainly: the desire for security and the feeling of insecurity are the same thing. To hold your breath is to lose your breath. A society based on the quest for security is nothing but a breath-retention contest in which everyone is as taut as a drum and as purple as a beet. - Author: Alan W. Watts
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#100. When I go away from you
The world beats dead
Like a slackened drum. - Author: Amy Lowell
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