Sai Baba - Wisdom and penetration are the fruit of experience, not the lessons of retirement and leisure. Great necessities call out great virtues.
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Alexis Bledel - Therefore, I think that in the celebration of the 50 years of the present reign, there must be research on the changes that the country has undergone, and in the future, it could be used as a lesson for our future actions.
[ Actions Celebration Changes Could Country Future Lesson Must Our Present Reign Research Therefore Think Undergone Used Years]
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Barbara Taylor Bradford - The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
[ Antagonism Contemporary Gap Generation Ignored Known Lessons Obliterated Past]
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Jackson Browne - We made them drink poison last night and Saddam Hussein's soldiers and his great forces gave the Americans a lesson which will not be forgotten by history. Truly.
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John Chancellor - The lessons of September 11 are that if we allow law enforcement to do their work free of political interference, if we give them adequate resources and modern technologies, we can protect our citizens without intruding on our liberties.
[ Adequate Allow Citizens Enforcement Free Give Interference Law Lessons Liberties Modern Our Political Protect Resources September Technologies Their Them Without Work]
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Francis Crick - So, to prepare for the role, I had to take music lessons, talk to wives who had husbands overseas, and carefully study the reactions and mannerisms of a friend who was expecting.
[ Carefully Expecting Friend Had Husbands Lessons Mannerisms Music Overseas Prepare Reactions Role Study Take Talk Wives]
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Marie Dressler - My whole belief system is that our paths are drawn for us. I believe in reincarnation. I believe we're here to learn and grow. We choose how we come into this life based on what it is we have to learn. Some people have harder lessons than others.
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Frances Farmer - Only when your consciousness is totally focused on the moment you are in can you receive whatever gift, lesson, or delight that moment has to offer.
[ Consciousness Delight Focused Gift Lesson Moment Offer Only Receive Totally Whatever Your]
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James Thomas Fields - There are no regrets in life, just lessons.
[ Just Lessons Life Regrets]
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Amber Frey - The first meal was an object lesson of much variety. My father produced several kinds of food, ready to eat, without any cooking, from little tin cans that had printing all over them.
[ Any Cans Cooking Eat Father First Food Had Kinds Lesson Little Meal Much Object Over Printing Produced Ready Several Them Tin Variety Without]
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Phyllis Gotlieb - Men of sense often learn from their enemies. It is from their foes, not their friends, that cities learn the lesson of building high walls and ships of war.
[ Building Cities Enemies Foes Friends High Learn Lesson Men Often Sense Ships Their Walls War]
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John Grisham - Surely one of the most visible lessons taught by the twentieth century has been the existence, not so much of a number of different realities, but of a number of different lenses with which to see the same reality.
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Ahmad Jamal - If time were the wicked sheriff in a horse opera, I'd pay for riding lessons and take his gun away.
[ Away Gun His Horse Lessons Opera Pay Riding Sheriff Take Time Were Wicked]
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Sanjay Kumar - Rest assured that whatever station of life we are placed, princely or lowly, it contains the lessons and experiences necessary at the moment for our evolution, and gives us the best advantage for the development of ourselves.
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Pierre Laplace - When I was five I had violin lessons.
[ Five Had Lessons Violin]
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Tina Louise - I started taking ballet lessons when I was three and a half and I still take dance classes.
[ Ballet Classes Dance Half Lessons Started Still Take Taking Three]
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Chuck Nice - There are no pat answers - we're pushing through some new frontiers, and lessons of the past don't always apply.
[ Always Answers Apply Frontiers Lessons New Past Pat Pushing Some Through]
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Mark Oliphant - So every single day, I found something to be grateful for and that's a powerful lesson.
[ Day Every Found Grateful Lesson Powerful Single Something]
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Haley Joel Osment - Life is a long lesson in humility.
[ Humility Lesson Life Long]
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David Hyde Pierce - When I had my first voice lesson I was 15 years old. And I had a really good teacher. This is what made all the difference. A good teacher will teach you the technique, but also how to listen to your voice.
[ Also Difference First Good Had How Lesson Listen Made Old Really Teach Teacher Technique Voice Will Years Your]
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Lynn Redgrave - Fear is not a good teacher. The lessons of fear are quickly forgotten.
[ Fear Forgotten Good Lessons Quickly Teacher]
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Judd Rose - All the lessons of history in four sentences: Whom the gods would destroy, they first make mad with power. The mills of God grind slowly, but they grind exceedingly small. The bee fertilizes the flower it robs. When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.
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Michelle Shocked - So one important lesson of Vietnam is, the first casualty of an unwise and unjust war are the American troops called on to fight it. Their service should be honored.
[ American Called Casualty Fight First Honored Important Lesson Service Should Their Troops Unjust Unwise Vietnam War]
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Dinah Shore - This gets back to the fundamental lesson of political survival that Bill Clinton taught me, which is if you make it about the American people's lives instead of your life, you're going to be okay.
[ American Back Bill Clinton Fundamental Gets Going Instead Lesson Life Lives Make Okay Political Survival Taught Which Your]
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Tommy Smothers - Instant telecommunication allows better and updated information, lessons learnt and problems encountered to be exchanged and debated, it alerts us more quickly to problems and brings to many households around the world visions and information which hopefully spur us to action.
[ Action Allows Around Better Brings Debated Encountered Exchanged Hopefully Households Information Instant Learnt Lessons Many More Problems Quickly Spur Updated Us Visions Which World]
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Paul Sweeney - Excellence is a better teacher than mediocrity. The lessons of the ordinary are everywhere. Truly profound and original insights are to be found only in studying the exemplary.
[ Better Everywhere Excellence Exemplary Found Insights Lessons Mediocrity Only Ordinary Original Profound Studying Teacher Than Truly]
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August Wilson - I started singing about three years ago, I entered a local singing competition called Stratford Idol. The other people in the competition had been taking singing lessons and had vocal coaches. I wasn't taking it too seriously at the time, I would just sing around the house. I was only 12 and I got second place.
[ Ago Around Been Called Coaches Competition Entered Got Had House Idol Just Lessons Local Only Other Place Second Seriously Sing Singing Started Stratford Taking Three Time Too Vocal Would Years]
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- My boyfriend's idea of a lesson was to take me on a black diamond run in the middle of a hail storm and say, 'Go!' Ski patrol had to escort me to another lift to get me down the mountain. No, that wasn't humiliating, not at all.
[ Another Black Boyfriend Diamond Down Escort Get Go Had Hail Humiliating Idea Lesson Lift Middle Mountain Patrol Run Say Ski Storm Take]
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- I got started when I was 3 years old because my father was a music teacher and my lessons were free. Instead of learning to walk, you learn to play the piano.
[ Because Father Free Got Instead Learn Learning Lessons Music Old Piano Play Started Teacher Walk Were Years]
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- I learnt pity, sympathy, and what it was like to be at the other end of the stick. Such lessons can't be learnt in lecture halls.
[ End Halls Learnt Lecture Lessons Other Pity Stick Such Sympathy]
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- But presidents matter. That's one of the biggest lessons I learned being in the White House.
[ Being Biggest House Learned Lessons Matter Presidents White]
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- In school, you're taught a lesson and then given a test. In life, you're given a test that teaches you a lesson.
[ Given Lesson Life School Taught Teaches Test Then]
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- The difference between school and life? In school, you're taught a lesson and then given a test. In life, you're given a test that teaches you a lesson.
[ Between Difference Given Lesson Life School Taught Teaches Test Then]
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- The shortest and surest way of arriving at real knowledge is to unlearn the lessons we have been taught, to mount the first principles, and take nobody's word about them.
[ Arriving Been First Knowledge Lessons Mount Nobody Principles Real Shortest Surest Take Taught Them Unlearn Way Word]
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- History's lesson is to make the most of reform opportunities when they arise because they do not arise often and they do not last long.
[ Arise Because History Last Lesson Long Make Most Often Opportunities Reform]
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- More time on paperwork means less time spent with students or preparing lessons for students. It is as simple as that. The numerous reforms in the bill will go a long way to free our time of special educators.
[ Bill Educators Free Go Less Lessons Long Means More Numerous Our Paperwork Preparing Reforms Simple Special Spent Students Time Way Will]
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- Man seems to insist on ignoring the lessons available from history.
[ Available History Ignoring Insist Lessons Man Seems]
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- What we can do now is contribute to a clearer understanding of what happened that day on Everest in the hope that the lessons to be learned will reduce the risk for others who, like us, take on the challenge of the mountains.
[ Challenge Clearer Contribute Day Everest Happened Hope Learned Lessons Mountains Now Others Reduce Risk Take Understanding Us Will]
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- That taught me one lesson which is that you're naive to believe that bands can change the world. Bands are very naive to think that just if their audience thinks that they can change the world, that they can. That was quite a lesson for my career, really.
[ Audience Bands Believe Career Change Just Lesson Naive Quite Really Taught Their Think Thinks Very Which World]
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- I discipline churchgoers with godly lessons and sharp words if they do not change their ways. My goal is to open their hearts so that they seek forgiveness.
[ Change Discipline Forgiveness Goal Godly Hearts Lessons Open Seek Sharp Their Ways Words]
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- For boredom speaks the language of time, and it is to teach you the most valuable lesson of your life - the lesson of your utter insignificance.
[ Boredom Insignificance Language Lesson Life Most Speaks Teach Time Utter Valuable Your]
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- The lessons taught in great books are misleading. The commerce in life is rarely so simple and never so just.
[ Books Commerce Great Just Lessons Life Misleading Never Rarely Simple Taught]
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- Defeat has its lessons as well as victory.
[ Defeat Lessons Victory Well]
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- I didn't take lessons, and I don't know my scales.
[ Know Lessons Scales Take]
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- I had piano lessons when I was a kid, like most people. And hated them, like most people. And quit, like most people.
[ Had Hated Kid Lessons Most Piano Quit Them]
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- Gulf Lesson One is the value of airpower.
[ Gulf Lesson Value]
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- By that point, I had started taking singing lessons. And after the first session, I mean, I was surprised that the windows didn't shatter. And after the third session, I really didn't know where this voice had come from.
[ After Come First Had Know Lessons Mean Point Really Session Shatter Singing Started Surprised Taking Third Voice Where Windows]
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- Around 7 years old, we girls took dancing lessons, joined the Brownies, the Girl Scouts, the 4H Club.
[ Around Club Dancing Girl Girls Joined Lessons Old Scouts Took Years]
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- It'll be all of our efforts together. It won't won't ever be exactly the way I imagined it. And that is, I think, an important lesson as well, is that in any group enterprise it's going to be the sum total of the group.
[ Any Efforts Enterprise Ever Exactly Going Group Imagined Important Lesson Our Sum Think Together Total Way Well Won]
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- I guess by taking lessons early on, and really trying to play all the rudimentary stuff, and try to have it sound as good as my teacher. It took a lot of practice, which I enjoyed, and still do.
[ Early Enjoyed Good Guess Lessons Lot Play Practice Really Rudimentary Sound Still Stuff Taking Teacher Took Try Trying Which]
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- Teaching man his relatively small sphere in the creation, it also encourages him by its lessons of the unity of Nature and shows him that his power of comprehension allies him with the great intelligence over-reaching all.
[ Allies Also Comprehension Creation Encourages Great Him His Intelligence Lessons Man Nature Power Relatively Shows Small Sphere Teaching Unity]
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- My mom would give me a piece to play, but I wouldn't do any theory because when it came time to do it I would sneak back upstairs and watch TV. So, I had these kind of nonchalant lessons for years, then it just started soaking in.
[ Any Back Because Came Give Had Just Kind Lessons Mom Piece Play Sneak Soaking Started Then Theory These Time Tv Upstairs Watch Would Years]
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- That's the reason they're called lessons, because they lesson from day to day.
[ Because Called Day Lesson Lessons Reason]
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- And I'd say one of the great lessons I've learned over the past couple of decades, from a management perspective, is that really when you come down to it, it really is all about people and all about leadership.
[ Come Couple Decades Down Great Leadership Learned Lessons Management Over Past Perspective Really Say]
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- And what we did with this new company in 1985 is we did start focusing on PCs instead of video game machines, because we learned the hard lesson about bringing a product to market in a consumer world where it's very expensive to build a brand and get distribution and so forth.
[ Because Brand Bringing Build Company Consumer Did Distribution Expensive Focusing Forth Game Get Hard Instead Learned Lesson Machines Market New Pcs Product Start Very Video Where World]
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- We were thus led to organize ourselves, as men who had fought the war together, in order to support those statesmen who had truly understood the lessons of that World War, thus attempting to prevent its recurrence.
[ Attempting Fought Had Led Lessons Men Order Organize Ourselves Prevent Recurrence Statesmen Support Those Thus Together Truly Understood War Were World]
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- To learn to get along without, to realize that what the world is going to demand of us may be a good deal more important than what we are entitled to demand of it - this is a hard lesson.
[ Along Deal Demand Entitled Get Going Good Hard Important Learn Lesson May More Realize Than Us Without World]
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- These are excellent lessons to break him, and make him light in hand: but nothing puts a horse so much upon his haunches, and consequently makes him so light in hand, as my new method of the pillar.
[ Break Consequently Excellent Hand Haunches Him His Horse Lessons Light Make Makes Method Much New Nothing Pillar Puts These Upon]
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- Use gentle means before you come to extremity, and whatever lesson you work him, and never take above half his strength, nor ride him till he is weary, but a little at a time and often.
[ Above Before Come Extremity Gentle Half Him His Lesson Little Means Never Nor Often Ride Strength Take Till Time Use Weary Whatever Work]
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- You may observe in all my lessons, that I tell you how the legs go, and those who are unacquainted with that, are entirely ignorant and work in the dark.
[ Dark Entirely Go How Ignorant Legs Lessons May Observe Tell Those Work]
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- Books are standing counselors and preachers, always at hand, and always disinterested; having this advantage over oral instructors that they are ready to repeat their lessons as often as we please.
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- We've certainly learned a lot of lessons from Katrina, from Rita. Rita was better than Katrina. We're doing a better job planning. We're closer - more closely aligned with the Department of Defense. These things would be positive things if we were to have another attack.
[ Aligned Another Attack Better Certainly Closely Closer Defense Department Doing Job Katrina Learned Lessons Lot More Planning Positive Rita Than These Things Were Would]
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- The fact is that one of the earliest lessons I learned in business was that balance sheets and income statements are fiction, cash flow is reality.
[ Balance Business Cash Earliest Fact Fiction Flow Income Learned Lessons Reality Sheets Statements]
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- Because we employ no professional preachers, it means that every sermon or lesson in church is given by a regular member - women and men, children and grandparents.
[ Because Children Church Employ Every Given Grandparents Lesson Means Member Men Preachers Professional Regular Sermon Women]
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- It's very important to always put things in their historical contexts. It teaches important lessons about the country in question.
[ Always Contexts Country Historical Important Lessons Put Question Teaches Their Things Very]
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- What kind of people do they think we are? Is it possible they do not realize that we shall never cease to preserve against them until they have been taught a lesson which they and the world will never forget?
[ Against Been Cease Forget Kind Lesson Never Possible Preserve Realize Shall Taught Them Think Until Which Will World]
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- It's not right to say that our loss in Vietnam turned out to be a gain. But lessons were learned. And they were the right lessons.
[ Gain Learned Lessons Loss Our Out Right Say Turned Vietnam Were]
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- A good teacher, like a good entertainer first must hold his audience's attention, then he can teach his lesson.
[ Attention Audience Entertainer First Good His Hold Lesson Must Teach Teacher Then]
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- I saw no African people in the printed and illustrated Sunday school lessons. I began to suspect at this early age that someone had distorted the image of my people. My long search for the true history of African people the world over began.
[ African Age Began Distorted Early Had History Illustrated Image Lessons Long Over Printed Saw School Search Someone Sunday Suspect True World]
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- The lesson should be constantly enforced that though the people support the Government, Government should not support the people.
[ Constantly Enforced Government Lesson Should Support Though]
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- It was the desire to do the complete thing. I only took taking acting lessons because my whole thing, really, was to direct. But my first jobs were acting jobs.
[ Acting Because Complete Desire Direct First Jobs Lessons Only Really Taking Thing Took Were Whole]
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- Americanism demands loyalty to the teacher and respect for his lesson.
[ Americanism Demands His Lesson Loyalty Respect Teacher]
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- Yes, I was forced to take piano lessons for 8 years as a child.
[ Child Forced Lessons Piano Take Years Yes]
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- In every adversity there lies the seed of an equivalent advantage. In every defeat is a lesson showing you how to win the victory next time.
[ Advantage Adversity Defeat Equivalent Every How Lesson Lies Next Seed Showing Time Victory Win]
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- When we got with George, he didn't care what was happening. He liked how crazy we were looking and dressing. I kinda liked being with George more so at the time, because George let us do what we wanted to do. But I needed both lessons.
[ Because Being Both Care Crazy Dressing George Got Happening How Kinda Lessons Liked Looking More Needed Time Us Wanted Were]
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- My book 'Trust Your Heart', which is the story of my life, will be followed by 'Singing Lessons', a memoir of love, loss, hope, and healing, which talks about the death of my son and the hope that has been the aftermath of the healing from that tragedy.
[ Aftermath Been Book Death Followed Healing Heart Hope Lessons Life Loss Love Memoir Singing Son Story Talks Tragedy Trust Which Will Your]
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- Travel provided many interesting experiences, but perhaps the most useful lesson I learned was that I really had no proficiency for learning the thousands of characters of the written Chinese language.
[ Characters Chinese Experiences Had Interesting Language Learned Learning Lesson Many Most Perhaps Proficiency Provided Really Thousands Travel Useful Written]
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- I really didn't even have time to get that many lessons, to be honest, because I was suddenly on the road. I was kind of thrown in the deep end. But that wasn't a bad thing when I look back at it.
[ Back Bad Because Deep End Even Get Honest Kind Lessons Look Many Really Road Suddenly Thing Thrown Time]
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- My childhood should have taught me lessons for my own fatherhood, but it didn't because parenting can only be learned by people who have no children.
[ Because Childhood Children Fatherhood Learned Lessons Only Own Parenting Should Taught]
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- This was a tragic event in human history, but by paying tribute to the Armenian community we ensure the lessons of the Armenian genocide are properly understood and acknowledged.
[ Acknowledged Armenian Community Ensure Event Genocide History Human Lessons Paying Properly Tragic Tribute Understood]
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- You can't get mad at weather because weather's not about you. Apply that lesson to most other aspects of life.
[ Apply Aspects Because Get Lesson Life Mad Most Other Weather]
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- Meditation here may think down hours to moments. Here the heart may give a useful lesson to the head and learning wiser grow without his books.
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- Fear can be conquered. I became a better person and a better football player when I learned that lesson.
[ Became Better Conquered Fear Football Learned Lesson Person Player]
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- The most important lesson I've learned in this business is how to say no. I have said no to a lot of temptations, and I am glad I did.
[ Am Business Did Glad How Important Learned Lesson Lot Most Said Say Temptations]
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- I took acting and elocution lessons, to get rid of my Sicilian accent.
[ Accent Acting Get Lessons Rid Sicilian Took]
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- When preparing for a concert, I do lots of training. I work with a choreographer to create great moves and then I have to keep my voice strong with lessons.
[ Choreographer Concert Create Great Keep Lessons Lots Moves Preparing Strong Then Training Voice Work]
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- In terms of the idea of long-term occupation - I have been reading a little bit more about this period - and you can see in that occupation are many lessons for the current occupation of Iraq. So we have these connections that go way back that people aren't aware of.
[ Aware Back Been Bit Connections Current Go Idea Iraq Lessons Little Long-Term Many More Occupation Period Reading See Terms These Way]
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- It's about lessons for life. It's not just about winning either.
[ Either Just Lessons Life Winning]
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- Personally, I rather look forward to a computer program winning the world chess championship. Humanity needs a lesson in humility.
[ Championship Chess Computer Forward Humanity Humility Lesson Look Needs Personally Program Rather Winning World]
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- After this, I took private lessons in Italian from an elementary school teacher. He gave me themes to write about, and some of them turned out so well that he told me to publish them in a newspaper.
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- We in the United States should be all the more thankful for the freedom and religious tolerance we enjoy. And we should always remember the lessons learned from the Holocaust, in hopes we stay vigilant against such inhumanity now and in the future.
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- I took Laura on a trip once where we followed the Immigrant Trail for about six hundred miles. She really learned a lesson. People forget too often how it was back then.
[ Back Followed Forget How Hundred Immigrant Laura Learned Lesson Miles Often Once Really She Six Then Too Took Trail Trip Where]
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- The fact that a person loves one particular person is what is important; the life lesson, whether you are homosexual or heterosexual, is that you not be promiscuous, and true to one person.
[ Fact Heterosexual Homosexual Important Lesson Life Loves Particular Person Promiscuous True Whether]
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- Life is a succession of lessons enforced by immediate reward, or, oftener, by immediate chastisement.
[ Chastisement Enforced Immediate Lessons Life Oftener Reward Succession]
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- I've never taken vocal lessons. My early trumpet training and a fortunate talent for singing has always been enough for me. In the case of rock singing, I've always felt it was better to remain a bit untrained to maintain your individuality.
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- Lyrically I like to use themes that make the listener use his or her imagination, and to give a little of the lessons I've learned in my own life.
[ Give Her His Imagination Learned Lessons Life Listener Little Lyrically Make Own Themes Use]
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- It sucks to be the runner-up because I've been the runner-up for a long time in my career. I would get so close and then lose a huge movie and sometimes it's one kid who beats you out for three different movies. It's so frustrating at the time, but what's so great is the lesson you take from that, which is, 'I've got to get better.'
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- But I guess the lesson is this: If you don't have confidence in yourself and think that you are worth hiring, or whatever it is, you can't expect anyone else to.
[ Anyone Confidence Else Expect Guess Hiring Lesson Think Whatever Worth Yourself]
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- The first lesson is that you can't lose a war if you have command of the air, and you can't win a war if you haven't.
[ Air Command First Haven Lesson Lose War Win]
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- The lesson is that you can still make mistakes and be forgiven.
[ Forgiven Lesson Make Mistakes Still]
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- By the time we hit fifty, we have learned our hardest lessons. We have found out that only a few things are really important. We have learned to take life seriously, but never ourselves.
[ Few Fifty Found Hardest Hit Important Learned Lessons Life Never Only Our Ourselves Out Really Seriously Take Things Time]
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- He has not learned the first lesson of life who does not every day surmount a fear.
[ Day Does Every Fear First Learned Lesson Life]
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- The third lesson and tip actually comes from two of my favorite political philosophers: Mao Tse-tung and Mother Theresa - not often coupled with each other, but the two people I turn to most to basically deliver a simple point which is 'you're going to make choices; you're going to challenge; you're going to say why not; you're going to figure out how to do things that have never been done before.
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- It wasn't until after private lessons and learning bass lines that I even noticed bass in the music I was listening to at that age. My ears were blown wide open.
[ After Age Bass Blown Ears Even Learning Lessons Lines Listening Music Noticed Open Private Until Were Wide]
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- One of the lessons of history is that nothing is often a good thing to do and always a clever thing to say.
[ Always Clever Good History Lessons Nothing Often Say Thing]
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- I don't think there are many larger lessons to be found in sports.
[ Found Larger Lessons Many Sports Think]
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- We are supposed to enjoy the good stuff now, while we can, with the people we love. Life has a funny way of teaching us that lesson over and over again.
[ Again Enjoy Funny Good Lesson Life Love Now Over Stuff Supposed Teaching Us Way While]
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- I hope the example of Saddam Hussein will give a lesson to leaders of other countries where human rights are not respected.
[ Countries Example Give Hope Human Hussein Leaders Lesson Other Respected Rights Saddam Where Will]
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- I was wrong to vote for this war. Unfortunately, I'll have to live with that forever. And the lesson I learned from it is to put more faith in my own judgment.
[ Faith Forever Judgment Learned Lesson Live More Own Put Unfortunately Vote War Wrong]
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- One of the great lessons the fall of the leaf teaches, is this: do your work well and then be ready to depart when God shall call.
[ Call Depart Fall God Great Leaf Lessons Ready Shall Teaches Then Well Work Your]
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- We discussed politics, but we also talked about the importance of hard work, personal responsibility, living within your means, keeping your word. Those lessons stay with you throughout your life.
[ Also Discussed Hard Importance Keeping Lessons Life Living Means Personal Politics Responsibility Stay Talked Those Throughout Within Word Work Your]
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- I think I started learning lessons about being a good person long before I ever knew what basketball was. And that starts in the home, it starts with the parental influence.
[ Basketball Before Being Ever Good Home Influence Knew Learning Lessons Long Parental Person Started Starts Think]
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- You want a lesson? I'll give you a lesson. How about a geography lesson? My father's from Puerto Rico. My mother's from El Salvador. And neither one of those is Mexico.
[ El Father Geography Give How Lesson Mexico Mother Neither Puerto Rico Salvador Those Want]
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- I learned a valuable life lesson that summer. You should find something in life that you really enjoy and seriously consider making that your life's work.
[ Consider Enjoy Find Learned Lesson Life Making Really Seriously Should Something Summer Valuable Work Your]
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- I am a partisan and artisan of Europe. But I draw the lessons of my experience in government.
[ Am Artisan Draw Europe Experience Government Lessons Partisan]
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- Life deals you a lot lessons, some people learn from it, some people don't.
[ Deals Learn Lessons Life Lot Some]
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- The things I learned from the army - and I think it was a lesson for life - was how to work in unison with other people. How to take responsibility.
[ Army How Learned Lesson Life Other Responsibility Take Things Think Unison Work]
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- We have all examined our past critically and are very much aware of even the unpleasant things. Now, we need to look at what we plan to do with the lessons we have learned from the past.
[ Aware Critically Even Examined Learned Lessons Look Much Need Now Our Past Plan Things Unpleasant Very]
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- The political lesson of Watergate is this: Never again must America allow an arrogant, elite guard of political adolescents to by-pass the regular party organization and dictate the terms of a national election.
[ Adolescents Again Allow America Arrogant Dictate Election Elite Guard Lesson Must National Never Organization Party Political Regular Terms Watergate]
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- The show doesn't drive home a lesson, but it can open up people's minds enough for them to see how stupid every kind of prejudice can be.
[ Drive Enough Every Home How Kind Lesson Minds Open Prejudice See Show Stupid Them Up]
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- Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are: precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.
[ Appreciate Being Fatal Hard Human Learn Learned Least Lessons Life Mistake Mistakes Only Others Part Precious Unless Way Which Your]
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- One of the first lessons you learn as an actor is to listen.
[ Actor First Learn Lessons Listen]
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- We also learn that this country and the Western world have no monopoly of goodness and truth and scholarship, we begin to appreciate the ingredients that are indispensable to making a better world. In a life of learning that is, perhaps, the greatest lesson of all.
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- When there were financial difficulties they still managed to provide us with music and art lessons.
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- The lessons that it teaches are fundamentally the lessons that all great battles teach That even the most carefully prepared plans often go wrong. That lucky breaks are very important.
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- The biggest lesson I learned from Vietnam is not to trust our own government statements. I had no idea until then that you could not rely on them.
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- As for acting, I took drama lessons when I was in high school.
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- Of all the lessons most relevant to architecture today, Japanese flexibility is the greatest.
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- It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
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- In the rainy season, sometimes to get to the first lesson we had to run really quick, because we had to cross the river to school and we'd have to go up and down the bank to find a place to cross because there is no bridge.
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- There is a basic lesson on financial crises that governments tend to wait too long, underestimate the risks, want to do too little. And it ultimately gets away from them, and they end up spending more money, causing much more damage to the economy.
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- There are a lot of lessons to be learned. We can all learn lessons.
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- The real beauty of it - key to my life was playing key chords on a banjo. For somebody else it may be a golf club that mom and dad put in their hands or a baseball or ballet lessons. Real gift to give to me and put it in writing.
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- People who make money often make mistakes, and even have major setbacks, but they believe they will eventually prosper, and they see every setback as a lesson to be applied in their move towards success.
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- We should not forget, no matter how we quantify it: 'Freedom is not free.' It is a painful lesson, but one from which we have learned in the past and one we should never forget.
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- I have recently started acting lessons in south France, and I intend to commence acting lessons at Rada.
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- The lessons of their early youth regulated the conduct of their riper years.
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- I didn't have any real art training, but when I was about twelve nad thirteen, another boy and I went to a sign painter's house every Friday night and took lessons.
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- I believe that nothing is more important to our ability to effectively address our present than understanding the lessons learned from those who have come before us.
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- I'd bowled a lot, but I never really had proper lessons.
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- My primary lesson, however, was that I'm a solo writer, happiest when I'm making all the executive decisions. I've always been willing to rise or fall on my own merits.
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- Believing: it means believing in our own lies. And I can say that I am grateful that I got this lesson very early.
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- My goal was to play drums, but my father made me take piano lessons. He told me I needed to learn to read music first, so I took lessons for six years. I thank God that he made me take those lessons, because it taught me a tremendous amount.
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- I'm going to have classical piano lessons next.
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- When authorities warn you of the sinfulness of sex, there is an important lesson to be learned. Do not have sex with the authorities.
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- When the authorities warn you of the dangers of having sex, there is an important lesson to be learned. Do not have sex with the authorities.
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- We didn't do anything wrong, but among the lessons learned, given the magnitude of the problems we now face in Afghanistan, a major U.S. force on the ground would convince the world we were in for the long-haul recovery of a country devastated by 21 years of warfare.
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- Our reason arises, at the very least, from this twofold lesson of sensuous revelations and human testimonies.
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- In group lesson number six I think we learned how to turn backwards and then just kind of wiggle. That wasn't really skating backward, but I guess I was going in the right direction.
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- My mother stopped working when she had my brother. She was a full time mom until I started getting heavily into ice skating lessons, and it got to the point where they really needed my mom to earn an income.
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- I started studying music at the age of five and a half. My older sister was taking piano lessons. When her teacher left our apartment, I would get up on the piano bench and start picking out the notes that were part of my sister's lessons.
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- We came to say, the Quran is our constitution, we are committed to God and his holy book. God willing, should they try to carry out their crime against the Quran, God will tear their state apart and they will become God's lesson to anyone who tries to desecrate the holy book.
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- One of the best lessons I learned early is that not everything in life is about you. It is about service. If you want trips and excessive gifts, then don't get into public service.
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- All those days of waiting on tables until I could get a role on Broadway, all that time going to school taking lessons, and all those years of being a nobody following a dream-and now here it is.
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- The biggest lesson we have to give our children is truth.
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- To know ourselves, is agreed by all to be the most useful Learning; the first Lessons, therefore, given us ought to be on that Subject.
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- Before Huey was 5, I could take him to work with me. Now, though, he has sports and lessons and friends, and it's not fair to remove him from his whole life.
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- I've had all the lessons I could get. I've learned from everybody I've ever met.
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- I loved acting when I was doing it, but getting the jobs I didn't understand because I'd never had to do it. That was a difficult lesson for me. It was very humbling and very bizarre.
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- Well, I was passionately curious about what my body was doing, and when I got the lessons on how to meditate, it seemed really solid to me. It seemed real.
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- About 10 years ago, I took some vocal lessons. I'll bet that helped. I got a tape of exercises that the girl gave me, which I don't do anymore, but they were good. And I don't smoke.
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- When a thought takes one's breath away, a grammar lesson seems an impertinence.
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- Happy is the person who cherishes the precious lessons of the past and lives vigorously in the present.
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- That was the big lesson for all of us. Everything was going great on paper, but we all became miserable because we were so caught up in the machinery of how you make that happen, it took away the sheer joy.
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- I do not believe that God has imposed suffering upon anyone to punish them or to teach them a lesson.
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- The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.
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- I've always had the perspective that roles come into my life when I need them most and sort of teach me lessons. The same can be true of films, films are released into society to aid in a lesson, inspire people, comfort people.
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- The teacher is the one who gets the most out of the lessons, and the true teacher is the learner.
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- The first lesson in civics is that efficient government begins at home.
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- It is normal for politicians in all countries to profess themselves the pupils of history, anxious to draw the right lessons from her teaching.
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- The first two Prime Ministers whom I served, Ted Heath and Margaret Thatcher drew strikingly different lessons from the Second World War.
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- Men do not learn much from the lessons of history and that is the most important of all the lessons of history.
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- That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons of history.
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- The charm of history and its enigmatic lesson consist in the fact that, from age to age, nothing changes and yet everything is completely different.
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- I forgot to shake hands and be friendly. It was an important lesson about leadership.
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- 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.
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- I took acting lessons when I was 19, 20, and I had my writing.
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- My father is a real idealist, and he's all about learning. If I asked for a pair of Nikes growing up, it was just a resounding 'No.' But if I asked for a saxophone, one would appear and next day and I'd be signed up for lessons. So anything to do with education or learning, my father would spare no expense.
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- Perhaps the most important lesson of the New Social Historians is that history belongs to those about whom or whose documents survive.
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- Bonfire of the Vanities: The lesson of that book is, never start believing your own press.
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- The lesson I have thoroughly learnt, and wish to pass on to others, is to know the enduring happiness that the love of a garden gives.
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- One lesson you better learn if you want to be in politics is that you never go out on a golf course and beat the President.
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- The dinosaur's eloquent lesson is that if some bigness is good, an overabundance of bigness is not necessarily better.
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- I've always dabbled on guitar, but never took lessons.
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- Everything shapes you to be the person you are today. Sometimes hard lessons pay off dividends.
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- I got involved in athletics during physical education lessons at school.
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- I never took a music lesson in my life, it just came naturally.
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- I was determined to achieve the total freedom that our history lessons taught us we were entitled to, no matter what the sacrifice.
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- Children can take lessons in that school via the Internet and can score extra points like e.g. in Geography or History. That sounds very promising and is a fantastic basis for future steps.
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- Uhm, I'm the one wanting the lessons! I don't want to say too much about it because I'd rather have you see the movie, but he's trying to find his music.
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- Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
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- It has become evident that the primary lesson of the study of evolution is that all evolution is coevolution: every organism is evolving in tandem with the organisms around it.
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- I've learned the hard lesson that you can't pin your heart on anything until it's a completely done deal.
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- The very concept of history implies the scholar and the reader. Without a generation of civilized people to study history, to preserve its records, to absorb its lessons and relate them to its own problems, history, too, would lose its meaning.
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- I took group lessons at a rink near my home. We first had to learn how to stand up on the ice wearing skates. Eventually we learned to move forward, but soon found out that it was not that easy to stop! So that was our next important lesson.
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- My parents never pressured me to skate. They always said I could quit if I wanted to. They only expected me to skate when they had already paid for the expensive lessons. But, otherwise they said I could do what I wanted to do.
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- Sometimes life's so much cooler when you just don't know any better and all the painful lessons have not hammered your head open yet.
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- I knew after my first lesson what I wanted to do with my life.
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- I used to teach dance lessons.
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- The lesson adults can learn here is that the world is filled with things for our enjoyment.
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- Poverty can teach lessons that privilege cannot.
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- It's now possible to play and take lessons from any place of the world. The concept of physical distance doesn't exist in the online world, and that is so cool!
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- Playing sport was somewhat frivolous, but I liked it. I rebelled a little bit, and wouldn't go to music lessons and things like that, but I would go and play ball. My parents learned to love it because they saw how much I got out of it.
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- The ultimate lesson all of us have to learn is unconditional love, which includes not only others but ourselves as well.
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- Philosophically, what I have learned is to thy own self be true. That is the biggest lesson of all. Relax; music is fun. To many people take it to seriously because of the money involved.
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- Talking with other parents really gave me some lessons that I try to hold on to now, as a parent of two boys.
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- Acceptance and tolerance and forgiveness, those are life-altering lessons.
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- My mother also had us take piano lessons, and this had a similar effect. I hated those lessons, but I now play regularly for pleasure and have even tried my hand at composing.
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- My mother gave me singing lessons; that was totally painful, because I couldn't do what she wanted to hear. She used to say: there's more there, there's more voice but I just didn't want to give it to her.
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- Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterward.
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- The big lesson I learned from Hurricane Katrina is that we have to be thinking about the unthinkable because sometimes the unthinkable happens.
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- I was taking piano lessons with a very good piano instructor in Toronto, and I'm afraid due to my schedule and discipline, it kind of fell apart. One thing lead to another and I was unable to practice as much as I wanted to.
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- However, I began composing as soon as I started taking piano lessons.
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- When I was at school at Paris, I had special lessons from Mademoiselle Antoine, an actress at the Comedie Francaise, and I was taken to every sort of play. I felt very grand.
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- The so-called lessons of history are for the most part the rationalizations of the victors. History is written by the survivors.
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- I'm an incredibly lucky girl. For someone who has made some very foolish mistakes and had some tough lessons to learn very quickly, I am still incredibly lucky.
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- The ruling class is smarter than you, and they're more creative. And if you forget that lesson, you go down the drain. Because if they weren't, they wouldn't be around as long as they have been and as strong as they have been.
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- A friend of mine once told me that I can't screw up when I play my own music. I also take voice lessons, play other peoples' songs out of music books, and occasionally figure out how to play other people's music from records. This keeps my ears, fingers, and mind working.
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- The failure of academic feminists to recognize difference as a crucial strength is a failure to reach beyond the first patriarchal lesson. In our world, divide and conquer must become define and empower.
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- He who is firmly seated in authority soon learns to think security, and not progress, the highest lesson in statecraft.
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- An uncle gave me a side drum and my mother decided I should have lessons.
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- I didn't get lessons of any kind I slept through school.
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- There is no better than adversity. Every defeat, every heartbreak, every loss, contains its own seed, its own lesson on how to improve your performance the next time.
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- I mean, it's the life lessons that I suppose you learn that nobody gets a free ride and that you do the best you can with the means that you can and try to open yourself to as much knowledge and all that that you can.
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- The Universe is one great kindergarten for man. Everything that exists has brought with it its own peculiar lesson.
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- I'm thinking about learning a few new things - like taking classical guitar lessons - and I'd like to bring what I learn into hard rock.
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- If I survive, I will spend my whole life at the oven door seeing that no one is denied bread and, so as to give a lesson of charity, especially those who did not bring flour.
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- When I was 12 and started to take singing lessons from a woman, she told me that I would probably spend the rest of my life taking care of my voice.
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- Whether it's in the right way or sometimes the wrong way, you learn about life and its lessons.
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- I will have a one-hour program called the Mission Watch, where I will describe details of the mission and give additional information about the lessons from space.
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- I longed to fly. I was paid in flying lessons and, by the time I was 13, I'd logged 100 hours at the controls.
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- The important thing is to learn a lesson every time you lose. Life is a learning process and you have to try to learn what's best for you. Let me tell you, life is not fun when you're banging your head against a brick wall all the time.
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- This taught me a lesson, but I'm not quite sure what it is.
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- So, I took lessons, and I love to shoot now. It's a lot of fun.
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- Even if I don't have the money to take vocal lessons, I'll practice in the house by myself singing out loud.
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- I come from a generation that suffered school lessons in portacabins and crumbling hospitals. I tell you one thing, for the eighteen years they were in power the Tories did nothing to fix the roof when the sun was shining.
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- The most important lesson of New Labour is this: Every time we made progress we did it by challenging the conventional wisdom.
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- In this age, which believes that there is a short cut to everything, the greatest lesson to be learned is that the most difficult way is, in the long run, the easiest.
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- Save for thee and thy lessons, man in society would everywhere sink into a sad compound of the fiend and the wild beast; and this fallen world would be as certainly a moral as a natural wilderness.
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- The only lesson to extract from any civil war is that it's pointless and futile and ugly, and that there is nothing glamorous or heroic about it. There are heroes, but the causes are never heroic.
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- Kylie and I were both taking piano lessons at the time and didn't think of acting. A friend rang mum up and said, 'How about bringing Kylie and Danielle in because they might be right for the part?'
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- He who follows his lessons tastes a profound peace, and looks upon everybody as a bunch of manure.
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- I am not going to talk about my personal life anymore. You have to learn that lesson sometime.
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- And a lesson in this movie is dig beneath the surface. And so with my words, with my character, I purposely created a character that was away from how you've known me thus far in my career.
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- It was truly a lesson in don't take something at face value. You know, so many of us do in life. Whether it's because of how somebody looks or because of what they're wearing or what have you, you kind of assess a person in the first five minutes before they even speak.
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- However far modern science and techniques have fallen short of their inherent possibilities, they have taught mankind at least one lesson; nothing is impossible.
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- I'm not a bad driver. And I never will be because I took lessons when I was quite a boy. I never had to pass a test because there wasn't such a thing when I first started driving a motor car. So I didn't have to pass one.
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- I think there are huge lessons there, for young people who are getting started in life, as well as other people. And that is, to take responsibility for your own life. Only you are responsible for the course you take from there.
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- Satire is a lesson, parody is a game.
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- The biggest lesson I've learned by living abroad for the last four years is the importance of communication.
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- The first lesson a revolutionary must learn is that he is a doomed man.
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- Don't be too proud to take lessons. I'm not.
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- Books are standing counselors and preachers, always at hand, and always disinterested; having this advantage over oral instructors, that they are ready to repeat their lesson as often as we please.
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- A good lesson in keeping your perspective is: Take your job seriously but don't take yourself seriously.
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- One of the lessons that I grew up with was to always stay true to yourself and never let what somebody else says distract you from your goals. And so when I hear about negative and false attacks, I really don't invest any energy in them, because I know who I am.
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- When the student is ready... the lesson appears.
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- I learned how to play the drums. When we were in pre-production, when we were still in LA, I had a couple of drum lessons and then some in Toronto. I got the one beat down and that was it.
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- The biggest thing we get out of it is seeing the kids smile. And hopefully we will also see that the lessons we're teaching - not only the fundamentals of hockey, but also the life values - are sinking in.
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- The lesson of the last year is this: foreign policy can't be managed through the politics of personality, and our President would do well to take note of an observation John F. Kennedy made once he was in office - that all of the world's problems aren't his predecessor's fault.
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- Lessons are not given, they are taken.
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- Love is the hardest lesson in Christianity; but, for that reason, it should be most our care to learn it.
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- That was my first lesson from Ben-Gurion. Then I saw him making peace, and I saw him making war. He mobilized me before the war. The man was a very rare combination between a real intellectual and a born leader. There is a contradiction between the two.
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- Another thing that I don't like to do is show too much how it goes. I do it once in a blue moon. Sometimes there are lessons when I don't pick up a violin at all.
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- It Might As Well Be Spring... I used to sing that as a young girl in my voice lessons. Then I picked it up again and it spoke to me in a whole new way.
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- I was walking down fifth avenue today and I found a wallet, and I was gonna keep it, rather than return it, but I thought: well, if I lost a hundred and fifty dollars, how would I feel? And I realized I would want to be taught a lesson.
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- We constantly learn new lessons up here. The experiences we gather will enable us to establish a long-term station on the moon and to go on to Mars.
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- I went and took golf lessons so Dad would let me play with him. I was just terrible... but I was able to have a wonderful time just walking around with Dad. I can see the real pleasure of that game.
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- The best lesson we can teach our children is to have fun. It's infectious, it's contagious.
[ Best Children Contagious Fun Infectious Lesson Our Teach]
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- But it's important, while we are supporting lessons in respecting others, to remember that many of our youngest kids need to learn to respect themselves. You learn your worth from the way you are treated.
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- I realized that, while I would never be my mother nor have her life, the lesson she had left me was that it was possible to love and care for a man and still have at your core a strength so great that you never even needed to put it on display.
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- I was coerced into taking piano lessons in the early '50s. It was a quite unpleasant experience.
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- A tough lesson in life that one has to learn is that not everybody wishes you well.
[ Everybody Learn Lesson Life Tough Well Wishes]
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- I'm concerned about the insidious influence of the media's bad messages that undermine the lessons parents try to instill in their sons and daughters.
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- The best math lesson we can teach college students this year is to subtract a tuition increase and benefit from the dividends of higher education.
[ Benefit Best College Dividends Education Higher Increase Lesson Math Students Subtract Teach Tuition Year]
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- One of the great lessons I've learned in athletics is that you've got to discipline your life. No matter how good you may be, you've got to be willing to cut out of your life those things that keep you from going to the top.
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- My aunt had a season ticket for the Friday afternoon concerts, and I would go down for lessons. My lessons were Saturday morning.
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- It is hard to imagine 10 years is not quite long enough to learn a lesson.
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- Go learn the language. Go take some acting lessons. Start from zero like everybody else.
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- It definitely has learning a lesson about the way you're living your life. I wouldn't compare our movie to that, but it has a structure where it's about a man who doesn't appreciate all that he has and finds out at the end that life has been great and he has to enjoy that.
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- I think the one lesson I have learned is that there is no substitute for paying attention.
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- The one lesson I have learned is that there is no substitute for paying attention.
[ Attention Learned Lesson Paying Substitute]
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- I was very outgoing, and a good-looking kid. I started doing all the catalogs. I made 60 commercials by the time I was 6. I must have been a natural, because I never took an acting lesson.
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- The 20th century taught us how far unbridled evil can and will go when the world fails to confront it. It is time that we heed the lessons of the 20th century and stand up to these murderers. It is time that we end genocide in the 21st century.
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- Being a salesman and an actor were not that dissimilar: It is a good lesson in covering up your feelings. No one wants to buy from someone who looks depressed.
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- The lessons of the past should steer us towards ensuring lasting legacies for generations yet to be born.
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- They look so expectant, and then they look so depressed... that was the other great lesson that The Royal Hunt of the Sun taught me, it was the profundity that masked drama can achieve, that of course, the audience were not seeing masks moving at all.
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- It was more fun trying to figure out I Want To Hold Your Hand than to take lessons. By this time I knew basic chords.
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- That feeds anger, and I mean when we went and at last thank heavens got towards peace in Northern Ireland we went for justice within Northern Ireland as well as using security well, as well as a political settlement, but surely that is the lesson.
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- I think he had a wake-up call. It's a different kind of race, and I think maybe he didn't take it quite as seriously as he might have, but you can bet he learned a lot of lessons.
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- The biggest lesson from Africa was that life's joys come mostly from relationships and friendships, not from material things. I saw time and again how much fun Africans had with their families and friends and on the sports fields; they laughed all the time.
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- The lesson that any thinking person draws from the Stewart saga is that when the government asks questions, run for your lawyer and don't say a word. Had Stewart kept her mouth shut, she'd be OK.
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- I took a private lesson, but it didn't really work out, so I went back to playing along with records. That's really the thing that got me into playing a lot - getting excited about playing along with my favorite bands like Zeppelin and Black Sabbath.
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- After about six months, I told my mother that I wanted the lessons to stop, and she was intelligent enough not to force me to continue. Besides, the lessons cost money, which was anything but abundant in our household.
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- The academy gave me a grounding in discipline and hard work that has sustained me throughout my life, and the lessons I learned there I now try to impress on young people.
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- The first lesson of economics is scarcity: there is never enough of anything to fully satisfy all those who want it. The first lesson of politics is to disregard the first lesson of economics.
[ Anything Disregard Economics Enough First Fully Lesson Never Politics Satisfy Scarcity Those Want]
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- But the ultimate lesson is just sit down and write. That's all.
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- The Town Clerkship, however, was the means of giving me a lesson in electoral methods.
[ Electoral Giving However Lesson Means Methods Town]
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- As costs mount, in lives and dollars, it is natural to second guess, but one lesson I hope we have learned is that the U.S. cannot go it alone in a policy that leaves American troops taking all the risk and American taxpayers paying all of the costs.
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- Surely the immutable laws of the universe can teach more impressive and exalted lessons than the holy books of all the religions on earth.
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- I don't believe in singing lessons. You can sing or you can't.
[ Believe Lessons Sing Singing]
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- I took speech training. I took a few voice lessons in college.
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- Speech lessons probably did more for my singing voice - they teach you breathing, resonance.
[ Breathing Did Lessons More Probably Resonance Singing Speech Teach Voice]
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- Most things break, including hearts. The lessons of life amount not to wisdom, but to scar tissue and callus.
[ Amount Break Hearts Including Lessons Life Most Scar Things Tissue Wisdom]
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- This is the lesson that history teaches: repetition.
[ History Lesson Repetition Teaches]
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- Lessons of wisdom have the most power over us when they capture the heart through the groundwork of a story, which engages the passions.
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- The very first lesson that I learnt from the Qur'an was the message of unity and peace.
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- The chief lesson I have learned in a long life is that the only way you can make a man trustworthy is to trust him; and the surest way to make him untrustworthy is to distrust him.
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- You just have to keep on doing what you do. It's the lesson I get from my husband; he just says, Keep going. Start by starting.
[ Doing Get Going Husband Just Keep Lesson Says Start Starting]
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- Education has failed in a very serious way to convey the most important lesson science can teach: skepticism.
[ Convey Education Failed Important Lesson Most Science Serious Skepticism Teach Very Way]
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- I took several years of dance lessons that included ballet, tap and jazz. They helped a great deal with body control, balance, a sense of rhythm, and timing.
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- I also thought of playing improvisational jazz and I did take lessons for a while. At first I tried to write fiction by making up things that were completely alien to my life.
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- Sometimes you can do all the right things and not succeed. And that's a hard lesson of reality.
[ Hard Lesson Reality Right Sometimes Succeed Things]
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- Hopefully the new breed of kids won't have to go through that hard lesson - my kids, my grandkids, my fans' kids, hopefully they won't have to go through it.
[ Breed Fans Go Grandkids Hard Hopefully Kids Lesson New Through Won]
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- I am a poor student sitting at the feet of giants, yearning for their wisdom and begging for lessons that might one day make me a complete artist, so that if all goes well, I may one day sit beside them.
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- I started formal piano training when I was 4. From there I had little violas, and I had dancing lessons of every sort and description, and painting lessons. I had German. And shorthand.
[ Dancing Description Every Formal German Had Lessons Little Painting Piano Shorthand Sort Started Training]
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- It's kind of scary sometimes, I've seen this a lot in Asia. Children are given music lessons, very intensively I might add and involving great technical expertise sometimes, but you can tell that they have been told only to play happy pleasant music.
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- One of the first lessons he or she learns is that in baseball anything, absolutely anything, can happen. Just two days ago as I write this, something happened that had never happened in baseball before.
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- Our country has had a hard time learning that lesson with energy.
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- Each has its lesson; for our dreams in sooth, come they in shape of demons, gods, or elves, are allegories with deep hearts of truth that tell us solemn secrets of ourselves.
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- Business wise, I have always learned valuable lessons so I don't regret any decisions I have made.
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- I grew up on musicals, and I know they are quite the thing now, but I'm actually a little indignant, because I started taking singing lessons years ago - I put the time in!
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- No one who ever had lessons would have a swing like mine.
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- Some of the best lessons we ever learn are learned from past mistakes. The error of the past is the wisdom and success of the future.
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- If life's lessons could be reduced to single sentences, there would be no need for fiction.
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- I've sung my whole life. I've taken lots of voice lessons and I love to sing. But I've never really sung professionally at all.
[ Lessons Life Lots Love Never Professionally Really Sing Sung Taken Voice Whole]
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- I went to work in an office and learned, among other lessons, to do things I did not care for, and to do them well. Before I left this office, two of my books had already been published.
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- There's no question that we need tougher drunk-driving laws for repeat offenders. We need to take a lesson from European countries where driving isn't a right but a privilege.
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- I grew up taking piano lessons and liking Wagner when I was in second grade.
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- The ukulele was the first of many instruments they had bought for me. They got me a guitar when I was eleven, which my son Morgan uses until this day. They paid for 3 years of guitar lessons; they bought me a bass fiddle, which I still play.
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- There are no mistakes or failures, only lessons.
[ Failures Lessons Mistakes Only]
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- When I recall my own path of life I cannot but speak of the violence, hatred and lies. A lesson drawn from such experiences, however, was that we can effectively oppose violence only if we ourselves do not resort to it.
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- We should not look back unless it is to derive useful lessons from past errors, and for the purpose of profiting by dearly bought experience.
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- I never had lessons. Used to try to play to records, which I hated doing. Still can't play to them.
[ Doing Had Hated Lessons Never Play Records Still Them Try Used Which]
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- Dreams do come true, even for someone who couldn't speak English and never had a music lesson or much of an education.
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- After a couple years of occasional lessons with Pass I moved to Boston to attend the New England Conservatory.
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- The righteousness of Jesus Christ is one of those great mysteries, which the angels desire to look into, and seems to be one of the first lessons that God taught men after the fall.
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- Have you learned the lessons only of those who admired you, and were tender with you, and stood aside for you? Have you not learned great lessons from those who braced themselves against you, and disputed passage with you?
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- Sometimes life gives us lessons sent in ridiculous packaging.
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- Quite a few musicians came to our house. And my ma took me to hear many more, hoping to encourage in me a love of music. But she wouldn't consent to my having music lessons, for she feared I might end up as she had done - unable to play except from paper.
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- The main thing is that I've been studying composition for the last four years. I'd say it's the life experience combined with the lessons that enabled me to go much further.
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- I've learned the lesson that when you're in the middle of something that seems overwhelming, or you're in a bad situation and it seems like it's the end of the world or whatever, then you learn that it's not.
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- The biggest lessons I've learned in life have probably come from a bad situation, from an angry situation, even if I wasn't the one who was angry.
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- I got private lessons in keyboard at Julliard, before New England Conservatory of Music in Boston.
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- My mother always told me not to handle a buffalo by its tail, but always catch it by its horns. And I have used that lesson in everything in my life, including the Railways.
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- After Lockerbie, everyone thought, now we've learned the lesson of how to be proactive instead of being reactive. Unfortunately, September 11 came and we know the result. Thousands of people lost their lives. Security totally failed, not at one airport, at three different airports around the country.
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- I understand that it's hard for everyone, but one cannot give in to emotions... we'll have to draw lessons from the current crisis and now we'll have to work on overcoming it.
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- Well, Steve Vai joined my dad's band right around the time when I actually started playing guitar. So he gave me a couple of lessons on fundamentals, and gave me some scales and practice things to work on. But I pretty much learned everything by ear.
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- So I guess I had, I think they tell me I had, about three years total of piano lessons, off and on.
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- A moral lesson is better expressed in short sayings than in long discourse.
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- What if the Soviet intervention was a blessing in disguise? It saved the myth that if the Soviets were not to intervene, there would have been some flowering authentic democratic socialism and so on. I'm a little bit more of a pessimist there. I think that the Soviets - it's a very sad lesson - by their intervention, saved the myth.
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