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All of us, from time to time, need a plunge into freedom and novelty, after which routine and discipline will seem delightful by contrast
Andre Maurois

Worry a little every day and in a lifetime you will lose a couple of years. If something is wrong, fix it if you can. But train yourself not to worry. Worry never fixes anything.
Mary Hemingway

Forget the times of your distress, but never forget what they taught you
Herbert Gasser

Although it's easy to forget sometimes, a share is not a lottery ticket... it's part-ownership of a business.
Peter Lynch

We would love to have the same success as the Spice Girls. They really made it. They paved the way for girl groups and we'd love to think this is our time now.
Cheryl Tweedy

When my wife first saw Marc for the first time, she said he was a fine specimen of a man. She says I have nothing to worry about, but I think she wants me to buy her a QPR shirt with his name on the back for Christmas.
[on Marc Nygaard]
Ian Holloway

Life is tragic simply because the earth turns and the sun inexorably rises and sets, and one day, for each of us, the sun will go down for the last, last time.
James Baldwin

Experience is a safe light to walk by, and he is not a rash man who expects to succeed in future from the same means which have secured it in times past
Wendell Phillips

Again and again, I've seen Bush turn a blind eye as his henchmen have leveled zealous attacks against his political enemies - assaults which the president himself has sometimes directly encouraged.
Paul Begala

My husband said 'show me your boobs' and I had to pull up my skirt... so it was time to get them done!
Dolly Parton

More marriages might survive if the partners realised that sometimes the better comes after the worse.
Doug Larson

Tobacco, coffee, alcohol, hashish, prussic acid, strychnine, are weak dilutions; the surest poison is time.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

We are living at a time when creeds and ideologies vary and clash.
Samuel Hopkins Adams

Publishers are notoriously slothful about numbers, unless they're attached to dollar signs - unlike journalists, quarterbacks, and felony criminal defendants who tend to be keenly aware of numbers at all times.
Hunter S Thompson

It's been a really tough time you know, and some people don't seem to appreciate that as fact.
Curtis Jones

Don't ever give up. That's what I want the next generation to understand. Everything doesn't come up all roses all the time. That is the nature of this athletics game
Tasha Danvers

Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.
Earl Nightingale

How many times have you bought something thinking it would make you happy, and found it does not? [On the revenge of the credit card]
Gregg Easterbrook

The international schedules are completely packed and there is hardly any time off
Shahid Afridi

There is no escaping the fact that, even in a great career, sometimes the best advances happen through luck, chance and accident.
Edmond Fischer

People forget what it was like to be young, the stuff I'm expressing now is for the first time.
Joss Stone

When a man spends his time giving his wife criticism and advice instead of compliments, he forgets that it was not his good judgment, but his charming manners, that won her heart.
Helen Rowland

I feel badly for those mothers who work hard, and can't do it [raise their children] all the time.
Eric Braeden

When we were children we were grateful to those who filled our stockings at Christmas time. Why are we not grateful to God for filling our stockings with legs?
Gilbert Keith Chesterton

A picture must possess a real power to generate light and for a long time now I've been conscious of expressing myself through light or rather in light.
Henri Matisse

Apparently, the fact that you needed to know was not known at the time that the now known need to know was known, therefore those that needed to advise and inform the Home Secretary perhaps felt the information he needed as to whether to inform the highest authority of the known information was not yet known and therefore there was no authority for the authority to be informed because the need to know was not, at that time, known or needed.
Derek Fowlds

Every successful revolution puts on in time the robes of the tyrant it has deposed.
Barbara Tuchman

You have a part-time job and that's better than no job at all.
Dan Quayle

Doesn't anyone here think this sounds like a vision of hell? While we are all competing or dying, when will there be time for sex or music or books? Stop the world, I want to get off.
Howard Stringer

People have been asking me for a couple of years when I am going to retire, and I think that now is the right time.
Tim Henman

They're all... looking... a little... nervous right now [Big Brother eviction time!]
Davina McCall

Fear sometimes adds wings to the heels, and sometimes nails them to the ground, and fetters them from moving
Montaigne

There comes a time when everyone wants to re-evaluate their life and what they want out of it [on leaving Sugababes]
Mutya Sugababe

Sometimes, people think it's like polo, played on horseback, and I remember one guy thought it was a game involving insects. [on explaining cricket to Americans!]
Clayton Lambert

Sometimes it is better to work out the map for yourself rather than have it given to you, in terms of learning.
Anson Jones

I've only just started to think that I can make a career out of this. At the end of my time in Brookside, I wondered if I'd ever work again.
Anna Friel

If you lead a country like Britain, a strong country, a country which has taken a lead in world affairs in good times and in bad, a country that is always reliable, then you have to have a touch of iron about you.
Margaret Thatcher

He hit me about half a dozen times full-on with his head. He was an awkward customer [on Sakio Bika]
Joe Calzaghe

The intense build-up to the World Cup means more time away from my family. That is something I'd like to avoid. I have found during my two years as coach that the position is more than a job. That has meant I have spent long periods away from my family. [on resigning as Wales coach]
Mike Ruddock

The time to stop a revolution is at the beginning, not the end.
Adlai E Stevenson

If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant: if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.
Josh Billings

During the time men live without a common power to keep them all in awe, they are in that conditions called war; and such a war, as if of every man, against every man.
Thomas Hobbes

Work is the order of the day, just as it was at one time, with our first starts and our best efforts. Do you remember? Therein lies its delight. It brings back the forgotten; one's stores of energy, seemingly exhausted, come back to life.
Boris Pasternak

Once upon a time my political opponents honored me as possessing the fabulous intellectual and economic power by which I created a worldwide depression all by myself.
Herbert Hoover

The difference between ambition and discontent is quite a fine line and sometimes it is hard to tell which is which and which you are feeling!
Rachel Field

Sometimes you find it very hard to work out how to achieve your aims, and then at the last minute a great idea comes into your mind that changes all that.
John Fremont

Sometimes you have to get to know someone really well to realize you're really strangers.
Mary Tyler Moore

Even all these years later most people still ask me about that Eurovision performance and that one particular move, so I guess it was certainly more memorable than any of us realised at the time!
Cheryl Baker

Just in terms of allocation of time resources, religion is not very efficient. There's a lot more I could be doing on a Sunday morning.
Bill Gates

First there is a time when we believe everything, then for a little while we believe with discrimination, then we believe nothing whatever, and then we believe everything again - and, moreover, give reasons why we believe.
Georg Lichtenberg



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