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#1. It's very often the artist who gives a voice to the voiceless by speaking up when no one else will. - Author: Barbra Streisand
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#2. Exposing characters and their shortcomings gives me great comfort. It's always great to write about someone more mixed up than yourself. - Author: Matthew Nable
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#3. I squeeze her and she laughs and looks up at me, "Jules, you incorrigible rake," she scolds, and then gives me a smile that makes me feel we're in zero gravity. Floating inches above the floor. weightless and timeless, and I wish this song would last forever. - Author: Amy Plum
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#4. I like playing Vernon Dursley in 'Harry Potter,' because that gives me a license to be horrible to kids. I hate the odious business of sucking up to the public. - Author: Richard Griffiths
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#5. The novelist, unlike many of his colleagues, makes up a number of word-masses roughly describing himself (roughly: niceties shallcome later), gives them names and sex, assigns them plausible gestures, and causes them to speak by the use of inverted commas, and perhaps to behave consistently. - Author: E. M. Forster
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#6. Kissing just like she laughs: honest, heartfelt and heartful, she pulls me down as I lift her up , and the hum she gives when my tongue finds hers makes every one of my nerves fire. - Author: Sarah Elizabeth
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#7. Yes, I have tricks in my pocket, I have things up my sleeve. But I am the opposite of a stage magician. He gives you illusion that has the appearance of truth. I give you truth in the pleasant disguise of illusion. - Author: Tennessee Williams
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#8. That's the wonderful thing about man; he never gets so discouraged or disgusted that he gives up doing it all over again, because he knows very well it is important and WORTH the doing. - Author: Ray Bradbury
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#9. God gives us humans everything we need to flourish, but he's not the one who's supposed to divvy up the loot ... You want to see where Christ crucified abides today? Go to where the poor are suffering and fighting back, and that's where He is. - Author: Paul Farmer
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#10. It's hard to beat a person who never gives up. - Author: Babe Ruth
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#11. Don't you just love poetry that gives you a crinkly feeling up and down your back? - Author: L.M. Montgomery
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#12. What would you like to do today?" he says. She gives him a funny look. "What are my options?" "Sky's the limit." She considers it for a moment. "Brunch?" "I say the sky's the limit and all you can come up with is brunch?" "I'm just not sure we live under the same sky. - Author: Jonathan Tropper
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#13. Love isn't about living in fear. It's not about controlling the hearts of those around you. It is patient and kind. It endures and believes the very best. It never gives up. - Author: Tracie Peterson
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#14. I think there is this thing where people are impressed - it gives you a leg up in the sense that people won't treat you like a run-of-the-mill actress. They'll assign "smart" to your word bank, your adjective bank. - Author: Rashida Jones
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#15. And, you know, my dad would show me some things sometimes, but the best things that I got to do were to actually see really good players play up close. That gives you an idea of fingering and technique and what not. - Author: Dweezil Zappa
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#16. Taffy bounds up to him and gives him a sloppy, drunken hug. "Oh my God, I knew your art would be awesome!" she gushes.
Bitch. How dare she intrude on our private moment! - Author: Kitsy Clare
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#17. My wandering imagination never gives up on me and always finds ways to explore what my emotions entail. - Author: Chimnese Davids
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#18. The real question is: How do you react? What do you do next? Evade responsibilities? Bury yourself in work? What do you do? All three of my novels take up that question, although none gives an answer. - Author: David Guterson
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#19. Darwin gives courage to the rest of science that we shall end up understanding literally everything, springing from almost nothing - a thought extremely hard to comprehend and believe. - Author: Richard Dawkins
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#20. Math gives us a way of being unsure in a principled way: not just throwing up our hands and saying "huh," but rather making a firm assertion: "I'm not sure, this is why I'm not sure, and this is roughly how not-sure I am." Or even more: "I'm unsure, and you should be too. - Author: Jordan Ellenberg
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#21. If you asked me which gives me more joy, my work or my family, there is no question that it's my family. Hands down. If I had to give one up, it wouldn't even be a contest. - Author: Emily Oster
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#22. Your purpose is to act on the resources God gives you. If God gives you a bucket of fish, you have to distribute those fish. If you don't, they're going to rot, attract a bunch of flies, and start stinking up your soul. - Author: Russell Simmons
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#23. I wrote the script of Patton. I had this very bizarre opening where he stands up in front of an American flag and gives this speech. Ultimately, I was fired. When the script was done, they hired another writer and that script was forgotten. - Author: Francis Ford Coppola
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#24. You look at love, and especially woman, as something hostile, something against which you put up a defense, even if unsuccessfully. You feel that their power over you gives you a sensation of pleasurable torture, of pungent cruelty. This is a genuinely modern point of view. - Author: Leopold Von Sacher-Masoch
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#25. Ah, one doesn't give up one's country any more than one gives UP one's grandmother. They're both antecedent to choice - elements of one's composition that are not to be eliminated. - Author: Henry James
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#26. Is there a word for the moment you win tug-of-war? When the weight gives, and all that extra rope comes hurtling towards you, how even though you've won, you still end up with muddy knees and burns on your hands? Is there a word for that? I wish there was. - Author: Sarah Kay
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#27. I think what medical training does is it gives you the language, the tools to look up facts. I think medical training gives you a sense of how to approach a problem, how to look at symptoms and go down the list of what it might be. - Author: Tess Gerritsen
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#28. Perhaps it's because she spends all her time sleeping - she comes and goes just as she pleases in the world of her dreams, she's free to go anywhere she wants. And that gives her access to much more information than people have who are up all the time. - Author: Banana Yoshimoto
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#29. Colour is what gives jewels their worth. They light up and enhance the face. Nothing is more elegant than a black skirt and sweater worn with a sparkling multi-stoned necklace. - Author: Christian Dior
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#30. The difference between an achiever and a loser is,
An achiever never gives up, never settles and lastly never forgets. - Author: Akash Lakhotia
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#31. I'm fortunate that my job gives me the motivation to be as fit as possible. I wound up in a profession that requires physical and mental preparation, so I get to prepare like an athlete for everything I do. I'm living the dream, man. - Author: Mark Wahlberg
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#32. We do fall away from faith. God's grace gives us strength to rise again. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#33. Only a fool gives up his one treasure. - Author: Juliet Marillier
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#34. Each mental act opens up a new dimension of actuality. In a manner of speaking, your slightest thought gives birth to worlds. - Author: Jane Roberts
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#35. Look for small victories and build on that. Each small victory, even if it is just getting up five minutes earlier, gives you confidence. You realize that these little victories make you feel great, and you keep going. You realize that being paralyzed by fear of failure is worse than failure. - Author: Arnold Schwarzenegger
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#36. Cookie!" The kid holds up a carrot with the feathery green still attached to the top.
"Seriously?"
The woman gives me a wide-eyed don't say anything look and walks away fast. - Author: Pam Bachorz
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#37. Having a baby is a life-changer. It gives you a whole other perspective on why you wake up every day. - Author: Taylor Hanson
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#38. Hearts who struggled worst never gives up on possibilities when finding solutions reaching out for others' loss & despair. - Author: Angelica Hopes
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#39. God gives all to those, who get up early. - Author: Anna Kournikova
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#40. Grammar is what gives sense to language ... sentences make words yield up their meaning. Sentences actively create sense in language. And the business of the study of sentences is grammar. - Author: David Crystal
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#41. There is a difference between an author and a writer. The author never gives up when things go wrong, but the writer does. - Author: Millicent Ashby
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#42. The biggest failure of man is that he gives up before he realizes how close he was to success. - Author: Thomas A. Edison
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#43. I not only feel better about myself because these people are also fucked up (and I guess this gives us a sense of community), but I feel better because look how much these fellow fuckups managed to accomplish! - Author: Carrie Fisher
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#44. For he who gives no fuel to fire puts it out, and likewise he who does not in the beginning nurse his wrath and does not puff himself up with anger takes precautions against it and destroys it. - Author: Plutarch
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#45. I need to be gone before she gets up. Seeing her will only make it harder to stay away from her. A man can only be pushed so far before he gives in, regardless of the consequences. - Author: M. Leighton
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#46. You know, even with the 'Awkward Black Girl' episodes, they come out once a month. That's great for me, it's comfortable, it gives each time to digest, time for new people to get on to it and caught up, but oftentimes I have people who are almost demanding a higher output from me. - Author: Issa Rae
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#47. Their whole life depends on spending money, and now they've
got none to spend. That's our civilization and our education: bring up
the masses to depend entirely on spending money, and then the money
gives out. - Author: D.H. Lawrence
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#48. I feel like 45. I don't look bad for someone my age, with my history of illnesses and operations and all those anesthetics. When they knock you out, it gives you time to catch up on your beauty sleep. - Author: Elizabeth Taylor
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#49. A satyagrahi lays down his life, but never gives up. That is the meaning of the 'do or die' slogan. - Author: Mahatma Gandhi
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#50. I feel very privileged to get to read and write and not to have to do things that I don't like, and I don't want to give that up. Everything else is just a bonus and often a distraction from the writing, reading, and traveling that gives me the most pleasure. - Author: Pankaj Mishra
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#51. When a man gives himself up to the government of a ruling passion,
or, in other words, when his HOBBY-HORSE grows head- strong,
farewell cool reason and fair discretion. - Author: Laurence Sterne
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#52. When you come from a big family, you see that, growing up, you're learning how to share. Your sisters have got your back; you're not alone in this - 'We all support you!' Your family provides that; it gives you a sense of safety, and it's a very grounding feeling. - Author: Gisele Bundchen
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#53. It definitely helps to have been through the arm training flow before and to have used the arm on orbit, and it also gives me the confidence to know that our training facilities are really good, that when you get up there, you feel like you've been there. - Author: Linda M. Godwin
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#54. When life gives you lemons, take out the salt and the shot-glasses and fill them up with tequila. Fight for what you really want and never, ever settle for anything less. Don't exist. Live. - Author: Teodora Kostova
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#55. I was born 20 years after my eldest sister. I was the pampered child. That kind of love gives you an almost unbreakable backbone. My mother had three kids before me. She let me be completely free. I just never had anything to beat myself up over. - Author: Christian Louboutin
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#56. John Woo is a very nice and kind person; he gives almost no direction at all, trusting me to come up with the character. But when I think of him, I think of explosions! - Author: Tony Leung Chiu-Wai
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#57. You should never hit the snooze button when life gives you a wake up call. - Author: Rob Liano
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#58. In a series of wonderful essays, Evan Handler gives himself up to us - warts and all. To our amusement and bemusement we share in his emotional growth as he struggles to mature. I not only laughed along with him but felt that I too had grown a little along the way. Who could ask for more? - Author: Lewis Black
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#59. Only the soul that with an overwhelming impulse and a perfect trust gives itself up forever to the life of other men, finds the delight and peace which such complete self-surrender has to give. - Author: Phillips Brooks
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#60. Truth only reveals itself when one gives up all preconceived ideas. - Japanese proverb - Author: Philip Houston
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#61. It's not that he's the sort of man who gives up and dies; he doesn't want her to think that. But it's actually wrong, all this. She married him. And now he doesn't quite know how to carry on without the tip of her nose in the pit between his throat and his shoulder. That's all. He - Author: Fredrik Backman
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#62. One must remember equality, yet also be aware of difference, for if the people are allowed to act as it pleases them without coming up against displeasure, if one gives rein to its desires without setting [any] limit, it becomes confused and can no longer take delight in anything. - Author: Xunzi
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#63. I really believe there's no such thing as accidents, only opportunities. God gives everyone the ingredients to a good, happy life. It's up to us to make the most of them. - Author: Rachael Ray
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#64. A single mom tries when things are hard. She never gives up. She believes in her family, even when things are tough. She knows that above all things ... a mother's love is more than enough. - Author: Deniece Williams
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#65. The main thing that gives me hope is the media. We have radio, TV, magazines, and books, so we have the possibility of learning from societies that are remote from us, like Somalia. We turn on the TV and see what blew up in Iraq or we see conditions in Afghanistan. - Author: Jared Diamond
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#66. He who gives up freedom for safety deserves neither. - Author: Benjamin Franklin
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#67. At the end, someone or something always gives up. It is either you give up and quit or the obstacle or failure gives up and makes way for your success to come through. - Author: Idowu Koyenikan
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#68. Looking up gives light, although at first it makes you dizzy. - Author: Rumi
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#69. She screws up - a lot. She stumbles and she falls. She gets it wrong as often as she gets it right. But she never gives up the fight. - Author: Mandy Hale
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#70. Whoever gives himself up to solitude, Ah! he is soon alone. - Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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#71. We get so caught up weeding the yard that we completely miss the tulips that nature gives us for a few precious weeks. We postpone joy. - Author: Amit Sood
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#72. He looks at me for a long moment. "You're not the type of woman who gives up easily, are you?" I
can't tell if he admires this trait or sees it as a sign of deteriorating mental health. - Author: Eileen Cook
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#73. My mom didn't let me play video games growing up, so now I do. Gaming gives me a chance to just let go, blow somebody up and fight somebody from another dimension. It's all escapism. - Author: Wayne Brady
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#74. So this judge in Virginia rules that a lesbian wasn't fit to raise her own daughter because she might grow up to be a lesbian, and gives custody to the lesbian's mother. And I'm thinking, "She's already raised one lesbian." - Author: Chris Cannon
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#75. Not living in L.A. gives me a different perspective. I'm not so caught up in the daily process of self-congratulations that's out there. - Author: Josh Hartnett
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#76. Business gives you a massive high. Doing a great deal, coming up with an inspirational solution ... It's very addictive. But it doesn't last long. In isolation, it's a bit sterile. It doesn't reward the soul. - Author: John Caudwell
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#77. Anybody who gives away money is mostly looking at things where they think they can make a difference. I'm trying to help people who helped me, educational institutions that helped me with scholarships, or organizations that were very useful to me in growing up. - Author: David Rubenstein
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#78. The results of this survey are shocking and should be a wake-up call to men and women that drinking and smoking too much not only gives you a bad headache in the morning but can affect your ability to start a family. - Author: Ann Robinson
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#79. You know how on the evening news they always tell you that the stock market is up in active trading, or off in moderate trading, or trading in mixed activity, or whatever. Well, who gives a - Author: Dave Barry
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#80. That's when I gave up pinball. When the times comes, everybody gives up pinball. Nothing more to it. - Author: Haruki Murakami
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#81. When a child gives you a gift, even if it is a rock they just picked up, exude gratitude. it may be the only thing they have to give, and they have chosen to give it to you - Author: Dean Jackson
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#82. You should never play safe with your heart. It doesn't get to grow if you don't take it out. You break it. You give it away. And sometimes, you kind of hope someone gives it back to you - maybe wrapped up and taped but better because they held it for a little while. - Author: Rhys Ford
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#83. My advice is very simple: if you can win a small battle, it gives you confidence in the political process to take on bigger battles, and so it is very much a bottom-up grass-roots way of doing politics. - Author: David Miliband
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#84. As for literature It gives no man a sinecure. And no one knows, at sight, a masterpiece. And give up verse, my boy, There's nothing in it. - Author: Ezra Pound
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#85. The tender friendships one gives up, on parting, leave their bite on the heart, but also a curious feeling of a treasure somewhere buried. - Author: Antoine De Saint-Exupery
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#86. My parents are always a great litmus test. Based on the amount of shrieks my mother gives when we're out in public, her constant shock when somebody comes up and says something nice. - Author: Rick Hoffman
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#87. The question was summed up for him thus: "If I do not accept the answers Christianity gives to the problems of my life, what answers do I accept? - Author: Leo Tolstoy
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#88. I find theatre easier than films, because it gives you an environment of a dark hall, the audience concentrating with you ... whereas, film sets are not conducive to long rehearsals, and it is difficult to pick up the emotions amidst all that is going on around you. - Author: Randeep Hooda
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#89. He never gives up on who I am or who I could be. He doesn't run away when things get complicated. - Author: Susane Colasanti
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#90. A man cannot be a faithful minister, until he preaches Christ for Christs sake - until he gives up striving to attract people to himself and seeks only to attract them to Christ. - Author: Robert Murray M'Cheyne
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#91. Love is an act.
Love is patient and kind.
Love is goodwill and long suffering.
Love never gives up.
Love never loses faith and hope.
Love endures every circumstances. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#92. Knowing God is like listening to beautiful music. His words have power. He lifts me up & soothes my soul. He makes me dance. He gives me joy. - Author: Germany Kent
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#93. The man who gives up accomplishes nothing and is only a hindrance. The man who does not give up can move mountains. - Author: Ernest Hello
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#94. My extravagance is my garden - it's the first thing I look at every morning when I wake up. It gives me so much pleasure. - Author: Ina Garten
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#95. Be contented with the things of the present. The cows and the dogs are, and so are all animals; and that is what makes them animals. So if man rests content with the present and gives up all search into the beyond, mankind will have to go back to the animal plane again. - Author: Swami Vivekananda
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#96. Getting older is a question of coming to terms with the fact that you'll never know the secrets; and the resulting equilibrium is what gives the illusion of actually knowing them. - Author: Paul Shepheard
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#97. The only way two ever live more cheaply than one is if one of them gives up what he or she wants. - Author: Meg O'Brien
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#98. I'm 5-foot-5, and I'll wear a big parka and put the hood up, and nobody gives me a second glance. - Author: Daniel Radcliffe
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#99. College isn't in everyone's hearts. I am living proof, though, that school doesn't mess up your plans. It gives you more experiences to write about. - Author: J. Cole
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#100. I didn't want to be precious about things. Of course, the idea is to make great music, but if you have great musicians up there, it gives me some leeway to play around a little bit. - Author: Fiona Apple
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