Daniel Barenboim - A chief petty officer taught me shorthand, which got me promoted to yeoman first class.
[ Chief Class First Got Officer Petty Promoted Shorthand Taught Which]
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Birch Bayh - You don't have to be a "person of influence" to be influential. In fact, the most influential people in my life are probably not even aware of the things they've taught me.
[ Aware Even Fact Influence Influential Life Most Person Probably Taught Things]
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Ann Beattie - America's future will be determined by the home and the school. The child becomes largely what he is taught; hence we must watch what we teach, and how we live.
[ America Becomes Child Determined Future Hence Home How Largely Live Must School Taught Teach Watch Will]
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Wolf Blitzer - By Time and Age full many things are taught.
[ Age Full Many Taught Things Time]
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Vera Brittain - My mother taught me that we all have the power to achieve our dreams. What I lacked was the courage.
[ Achieve Courage Dreams Lacked Mother Our Power Taught]
Topic: Mom
Robert Brustein - The whole period has taught me that I enjoy being part of an ensemble rather than just a front man. Don't get me wrong - I enjoy that too, but I get more enjoyment out of really listening to everyone.
[ Being Enjoy Enjoyment Ensemble Everyone Front Get Just Listening Man More Out Part Period Rather Really Taught Than Too Whole Wrong]
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Frank Buchman - I have taught my students not to apply rules or mechanical ways of seeing.
[ Apply Mechanical Rules Seeing Students Taught Ways]
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James L. Buckley - Instead of art I have taught philosophy. Though technique for me is a big word, I never have taught how to paint. All my doing was to make people to see.
[ Art Big Doing How Instead Make Never Paint Philosophy See Taught Technique Though Word]
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Taylor Caldwell - Experience has taught me that you have to improve all the time-little bit by little bit-and not keeping starting everything from new.
[ Bit Everything Experience Improve Keeping Little New Starting Taught]
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John Coltrane - Harvard makes mistakes too, you know. Kissinger taught there.
[ Harvard Kissinger Know Makes Mistakes Taught Too]
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Ted Danson - I was taught by professors who had done their schooling in the 1930s. Most of them were scornful of, even hated, big business.
[ Big Business Done Even Had Hated Most Professors Schooling Scornful Taught Their Them Were]
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William Davenant - You don't hate history, you hate the way it was taught to you in high school.
[ Hate High History School Taught Way]
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Brenda Fassie - At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
[ Choice Especially Fifteen Had Honorable Life Place Resistance Surrender Taught]
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Just Fontaine - Judi Dench and Ian McKellen taught me how to work hard and respect the theatre.
[ Dench Hard How Ian Judi Mckellen Respect Taught Theatre Work]
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Ron Francis - I declare to you that woman must not depend upon the protection of man, but must be taught to protect herself, and there I take my stand.
[ Declare Depend Herself Man Must Protect Protection Stand Take Taught Upon Woman]
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Lou Gramm - Homer has taught all other poets the art of telling lies skillfully.
[ Art Homer Lies Other Poets Skillfully Taught Telling]
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Eddy Grant - It is Homer who has chiefly taught other poets the art of telling lies skillfully.
[ Art Chiefly Homer Lies Other Poets Skillfully Taught Telling]
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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.
[ Been Century Different Existence Lenses Lessons Most Much Number Realities Reality Same See Surely Taught Twentieth Visible Which]
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Tom Hopkins - But, alas! what poor Woman is ever taught that she should have a higher Design than to get her a Husband?
[ Alas Design Ever Get Her Higher Husband Poor She Should Taught Than Woman]
Topic: Marriage
Charles Inglis - My illness has taught me something about the nature of humanity, love, brotherhood and relationships that I never understood, and probably never would have. So, from that standpoint, there is some truth and good in everything.
[ Brotherhood Everything Good Humanity Illness Love Nature Never Probably Relationships Some Something Standpoint Taught Truth Understood Would]
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Rachael Leigh - For if any man who never saw fire proved by satisfactory arguments that fire burns. His hearer's mind would never be satisfied, nor would he avoid the fire until he put his hand in it that he might learn by experiment what argument taught.
[ Any Argument Arguments Avoid Burns Experiment Fire Hand Hearer His Learn Man Might Mind Never Nor Proved Put Satisfactory Satisfied Saw Taught Until Would]
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Thomas Malory - Since then I have held many jobs at museums in Colorado and Wyoming. I have also taught summer courses at the University of Colorado.
[ Also Colorado Courses Held Jobs Many Museums Since Summer Taught Then University Wyoming]
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Kurt Masur - A child cannot be taught by anyone who despises him, and a child cannot afford to be fooled.
[ Afford Anyone Cannot Child Despises Fooled Him Taught]
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Yukihiro Matsumoto - It was books that taught me that the things that tormented me most were the very things that connected me with all the people who were alive, or who had ever been alive.
[ Alive Been Books Connected Ever Had Most Taught Things Tormented Very Were]
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Barbara McClintock - In my grandfather's lab, scientists did independent research, and peers reviewed and commented on its merits. Politics, he taught me, had no place in the scientific process.
[ Commented Did Grandfather Had Independent Lab Merits Peers Place Politics Process Research Reviewed Scientific Scientists Taught]
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David McCullough - The General Strike has taught the working class more in four days than years of talking could have done.
[ Class Could Days Done Four General More Strike Talking Taught Than Working Years]
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Hattie McDaniel - Bitter experience has taught us how fundamental our values are and how great the mission they represent.
[ Bitter Experience Fundamental Great How Mission Our Represent Taught Us Values]
Topic: Experience
Thomas S. Monson - A couple of years I taught in graduate programs at NYU and Columbia, in the early eighties.
[ Columbia Couple Early Eighties Graduate Nyu Programs Taught Years]
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Mary Wortley Montagu - But really, it was reading that led me to writing. And in particular, reading the American classics like Twain who taught me at an early age that ordinary lives of ordinary people can be made into high art.
[ Age American Art Classics Early High Into Led Lives Made Ordinary Particular Reading Really Taught Twain Writing]
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Cleo Moore - My mom never taught me to be waiting for some prince on a white horse to swipe me off my feet.
[ Feet Horse Mom Never Off Prince Some Swipe Taught Waiting White]
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Rita Moreno - Experience has taught me to believe that, these human beans are the most insidious enemies man, with a tendency to corpulence in advanced life, can possess, though eminently friendly to youth.
[ Advanced Beans Believe Eminently Enemies Experience Friendly Human Insidious Life Man Most Possess Taught Tendency These Though Youth]
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John Naisbitt - Schools are generally feminine places, institutions where conformity is valued, taught largely by conformist women.
[ Conformist Conformity Feminine Generally Institutions Largely Places Schools Taught Valued Where Women]
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Jonathan Richman - I believe if more American children read the Ten Commandments and are taught what they mean, they will predictably engage in less crime.
[ American Believe Children Commandments Crime Engage Less Mean More Read Taught Ten Will]
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R. A. Salvatore - Americans also don't need to be taught how to give. We don't need to be taught how to take care of each other or how to be charitable.
[ Also Americans Care Charitable Each Give How Need Other Take Taught]
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Eric Schmidt - I'm a self-taught musician aside from what I've been able to pick up from other players.
[ Able Aside Been Musician Other Pick Players Self-Taught Up]
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Talia Shire - It taught me that Clinton's instinct to make this about your life as a citizen, rather than his as a human being, was the right answer to these things.
[ Answer Being Citizen Clinton His Human Instinct Life Make Rather Right Taught Than These Things Your]
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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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Nina Simone - I borrowed a guitar at age 16 and taught myself to play because I wanted to write songs.
[ Age Because Borrowed Guitar Myself Play Songs Taught Wanted Write]
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Alexis Smith - Euclid taught me that without assumptions there is no proof. Therefore, in any argument, examine the assumptions.
[ Any Argument Assumptions Euclid Examine Proof Taught Therefore Without]
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David Thewlis - Life has taught me that it is not for our faults that we are disliked and even hated, but for our qualities.
[ Disliked Even Faults Hated Life Our Qualities Taught]
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Harry S. Truman - I wasn't even 20 at the time, but it taught me something about drugs. They can take a good man, a warm, funny, loving family man, and turn him into a loser and worse.
[ Even Family Funny Good Him Into Loser Loving Man Something Take Taught Time Turn Warm Worse]
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Rainn Wilson - Academe, n.: An ancient school where morality and philosophy were taught. Academy, n.: A modern school where football is taught.
[ Academe Academy Ancient Football Modern Morality Philosophy School Taught Were Where]
Topic: Sports
Will Wright - As children, many of us were taught never to talk to strangers. As parents and grandparents, our message must change with technology to include strangers on the Internet.
[ Change Children Grandparents Include Internet Many Message Must Never Our Parents Strangers Talk Taught Technology Us Were]
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- My view is quite simple. When your dog pees on the carpet, you do not give away your dog. You say, This dog is special. I have to teach him not to pee on the carpet. I feel exactly the same way about men. They need to be taught things.
[ Away Carpet Dog Exactly Feel Give Him Men Need Quite Same Say Simple Special Taught Teach Things View Way Your]
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- The outcome, the fourth in an issue of five boys born into a staunch Baptist home, meant that from the beginning I was taught to be respectful of others no less than myself, influencing ever since both my political and administrative attitudes.
[ Administrative Attitudes Baptist Beginning Born Both Boys Ever Five Fourth Home Influencing Into Issue Less Meant Myself Others Outcome Political Respectful Since Staunch Taught Than]
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- Competing in sports has taught me that if I'm not willing to give 120 percent, somebody else will.
[ Competing Else Give Percent Somebody Sports Taught Will Willing]
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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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- Anyone can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a dad, and that's why I call you dad, because you are so special to me. You taught my the game and you taught me how to play it right.
[ Anyone Because Call Dad Father Game How Play Right Someone Special Takes Taught Why]
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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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- There is one thing I have never taught my body how to do and that is to figure out at 6 A.M. what it wants to eat at 6 P.M.
[ Body Eat Figure How Never Out Taught Thing Wants]
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- My mother's studies stopped with the third year of primary school, my father with the first. They taught me a deep sense of duty. But nobody was involved in politics in my family.
[ Deep Duty Family Father First Involved Mother Nobody Politics Primary School Sense Stopped Studies Taught Third Year]
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- More by example than by word, my father taught me logical reasoning, compassion, love of others, honesty, and discipline applied with understanding.
[ Applied Compassion Discipline Example Father Honesty Logical Love More Others Reasoning Taught Than Understanding Word]
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- I taught sixth grade for three and a half years.
[ Grade Half Sixth Taught Three Years]
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- You've got to stand up and do your own battles. My daddy taught me that a long time ago, that you fight your own battles. The only way to shut everybody up is to win.
[ Ago Battles Daddy Everybody Fight Got Long Only Own Shut Stand Taught Time Up Way Win Your]
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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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- As to my success here I cannot say much as yet: the Indians seem generally kind, and well-disposed towards me, and are mostly very attentive to my instructions, and seem willing to be taught further.
[ Attentive Cannot Further Generally Here Indians Instructions Kind Mostly Much Say Seem Success Taught Towards Very Willing Yet]
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- Civic education and civic responsibility should be taught in elementary school.
[ Civic Education Elementary Responsibility School Should Taught]
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- The world of knowledge takes a crazy turn when teachers themselves are taught to learn.
[ Crazy Knowledge Learn Takes Taught Teachers Themselves Turn World]
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- I knew absolutely nothing about acting, and had to be taught everything. Some people are born naturals and know how to walk, talk and hold themselves. I didn't and had to learn everything.
[ Absolutely Acting Born Everything Had Hold How Knew Know Learn Nothing Some Talk Taught Themselves Walk]
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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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- Highly educated young people are tutored, taught and monitored in all aspects of their lives, except the most important, which is character building. When it comes to this, most universities leave them alone.
[ Alone Aspects Building Character Comes Educated Except Highly Important Leave Lives Most Taught Their Them Universities Which Young]
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- My mother taught me to treat a lady respectfully.
[ Lady Mother Respectfully Taught Treat]
Topic: Mom
- I taught them everything they know, but not everything I know.
[ Everything Know Taught Them]
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- How natural that the errors of the ancient should be handed down and, mixing with the principles and system which Christ taught, give to us an adulterated Christianity.
[ Adulterated Ancient Christ Christianity Down Errors Give Handed How Mixing Natural Principles Should System Taught Us Which]
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- I taught myself to play the piano, because I wanted to play it.
[ Because Myself Piano Play Taught Wanted]
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- The most important thing taught to my students is to not be so photo realist in what they depict.
[ Depict Important Most Photo Realist Students Taught Thing]
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- Anglo-Saxon civilization has taught the individual to protect his own rights; American civilization will teach him to respect the rights of others.
[ American Anglo-Saxon Civilization Him His Individual Others Own Protect Respect Rights Taught Teach Will]
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- As I had collaborated with visual artists before whether on installations, on performance pieces, in the context of theatre works and as I had taught for a time in art colleges the idea of writing music in response to painting was not alien.
[ Alien Art Artists Before Collaborated Colleges Context Had Idea Installations Music Painting Performance Pieces Response Taught Theatre Time Visual Whether Works Writing]
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- Parents have a right to insist that godless evolution not be taught to their children.
[ Children Evolution Godless Insist Parents Right Taught Their]
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- Everything good that I know was taught to me by great teachers and I feel like giving back and sharing the technique is the thing to do.
[ Back Everything Feel Giving Good Great Know Sharing Taught Teachers Technique Thing]
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- Instinct taught me 20 years ago to pace a song or a concert performance. That translates into pacing a story, pleasing a reading audience.
[ Ago Audience Concert Instinct Into Pace Pacing Performance Pleasing Reading Song Story Taught Translates Years]
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- In the span of my own lifetime I observed such wondrous progress in plant evolution that I look forward optimistically to a healthy, happy world as soon as its children are taught the principles of simple and rational living.
[ Children Evolution Forward Happy Healthy Lifetime Living Look Observed Own Plant Principles Progress Rational Simple Soon Span Such Taught Wondrous World]
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- I was like Gene Kelly, it was called singing in the rain. No seriously, I wasn't really born with a singing voice, but my friends Joe and John taught me how to sing.
[ Born Called Friends Gene How Joe John Kelly Rain Really Seriously Sing Singing Taught Voice]
Topic:
- The arrogance of age must submit to be taught by youth.
[ Age Arrogance Must Submit Taught Youth]
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- When I started out back in Louisville, there was Harry Collins. He was my first teacher. He saw that I was so obsessed with magic that he taught me the love of magic.
[ Back Collins First Harry Louisville Love Magic Obsessed Out Saw Started Taught Teacher]
Topic:
- Bias has to be taught. If you hear your parents downgrading women or people of different backgrounds, why, you are going to do that.
[ Backgrounds Bias Different Going Hear Parents Taught Why Women Your]
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- Before the child ever gets to school it will have received crucial, almost irrevocable sex education and this will have been taught by the parents, who are not aware of what they are doing.
[ Almost Aware Been Before Child Crucial Doing Education Ever Gets Irrevocable Parents Received School Sex Taught Will]
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- To correct a natural indifference I was placed half-way between misery and the sun. Misery kept me from believing that all was well under the sun, and the sun taught me that history wasn't everything.
[ Believing Between Correct Everything Half-Way History Indifference Kept Misery Natural Placed Sun Taught Under Well]
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- My experience as a school nurse taught me that we need to make a concerted effort, all of us, to increase physical fitness activity among our children and to encourage all Americans to adopt a healthier diet that includes fruits and vegetables, but there is more.
[ Activity Adopt Americans Among Children Concerted Diet Effort Encourage Experience Fitness Fruits Healthier Includes Increase Make More Need Nurse Our Physical School Taught Us Vegetables]
Topic: Diet
- I have followed holiness, I have taught truth, and I have been most in the main things; not that I thought the things concerning our times little, but that I thought none could do anything to purpose in God's great and public matters, till they were right in their conditions.
[ Anything Been Concerning Conditions Could Followed God Great Holiness Little Main Matters Most None Our Public Purpose Right Taught Their Things Thought Till Times Truth Were]
Topic:
- But my mom was a pianist, and she taught piano out of her house. I was just so excited, being a little kid and having all these other kids come to my house twice a week. I thought it was a big party.
[ Being Big Come Excited Having Her House Just Kid Kids Little Mom Other Out Party Pianist Piano She Taught These Thought Twice Week]
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- Speakers who talk about what life has taught them never fail to keep the attention of their listeners.
[ Attention Fail Keep Life Listeners Never Speakers Talk Taught Their Them]
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- Robert Moses wasn't elected to anything. We're taught that in a democracy power comes from being elected. He had more power than anyone, and he held it for 48 years.
[ Anyone Anything Being Comes Democracy Elected Had Held More Moses Power Robert Taught Than Years]
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- We called him Tortoise because he taught us.
[ Because Called Him Taught Tortoise Us]
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- I believe that the fact and the reality of homosexuality and heterosexuality and of opposite and same-gender unions should be taught in our public schools without a value judgement system also being offered.
[ Also Being Believe Fact Heterosexuality Homosexuality Judgement Offered Opposite Our Public Reality Schools Should System Taught Unions Value Without]
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- I have taught history on the high school and college levels, and am or have been a lecturer at the Smithsonian, The National Institutes of Health, and numerous colleges and universities, mostly on science fiction and technology subjects.
[ Am Been College Colleges Fiction Health High History Institutes Lecturer Levels Mostly National Numerous School Science Smithsonian Subjects Taught Technology Universities]
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- First he wrought, and afterward he taught.
[ Afterward First Taught Wrought]
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- Being pretty on the inside means you don't hit your brother and you eat all your peas - that's what my grandma taught me.
[ Being Brother Eat Grandma Hit Inside Means Peas Pretty Taught Your]
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- When I was in Taiwan, I was taught in school that Taiwan is part of China.
[ China Part School Taiwan Taught]
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- We don't hire ministers or priests to teach and care for us. This forces us to teach and care for each other - and in my view, this is the core of Christian living as Christ taught it.
[ Care Christ Christian Core Each Forces Hire Living Ministers Other Priests Taught Teach Us View]
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- I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught.
[ Although Always Am Being Learn Ready Taught]
Topic:
- Personally I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.
[ Although Always Being Learn Personally Ready Taught]
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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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- I spoke French a bit, and I could speak a bit of this and that, and when you were taught those things by people who couldn't really do it, you can do some pretty wonderfully, imaginative horrific things to teachers.
[ Bit Could French Horrific Imaginative Pretty Really Some Speak Spoke Taught Teachers Things Those Were Wonderfully]
Topic:
- Now the master paid a number of visits to England and, as a Cambridge man, it is a source of pride that he taught there for a longer period than elsewhere in my country.
[ Cambridge Country Elsewhere England Longer Man Master Now Number Paid Period Pride Source Taught Than Visits]
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- You know, the way art history is taught, often there's nothing that tells you why the painting is great. The description of a lousy painting and the description of a great painting will very much sound the same.
[ Art Description Great History Know Lousy Much Nothing Often Painting Same Sound Taught Tells Very Way Why Will]
Topic:
- My father taught me Basic and rudimentary C, I learned everything else on my own, including studying computational complexity on my own. That's more a function of my age than anything else though - back when I was in school there were hardly any programming classes.
[ Age Any Anything Back Basic Classes Complexity Computational Else Everything Father Function Hardly Including Learned More Own Programming Rudimentary School Studying Taught Than Though Were]
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- Karl Malden was quite a mentor. He taught me things he had learned from being in front of a camera so long.
[ Being Camera Front Had Karl Learned Long Mentor Quite Taught Things]
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- I was raised to speak out about politics and the world around me. I would do it whether I was in the public or not. It is the way I was taught. The American way.
[ American Around Out Politics Public Raised Speak Taught Way Whether World Would]
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- Crows are incredibly smart. They can be taught five things on the drop.
[ Crows Drop Five Incredibly Smart Taught Things]
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- Phrenology taught us that the mind thinks by means of the brain, is liable to become fatigued by too long attention, as the locomotive muscles are by too much walking; and I therefore proposed to them to take a brief rest.
[ Attention Become Brain Brief Fatigued Liable Locomotive Long Means Mind Much Muscles Proposed Rest Take Taught Them Therefore Thinks Too Us Walking]
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- My father was a professor of civil engineering at MIT, and my mother taught high school English.
[ Civil Engineering English Father High Mit Mother Professor School Taught]
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- As I have discovered by examining my past, I started out as a child. Coincidentally, so did my brother. My mother did not put all her eggs in one basket, so to speak: she gave me a younger brother named Russell, who taught me what was meant by "survival of the fittest."
[ Basket Brother Child Did Discovered Eggs Examining Fittest Gave Her Meant Mother Named Out Past Put Russell She Speak Started Survival Taught Younger]
Topic:
- 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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- Unhappiness is something we are never taught about; we are taught to expect happiness, but never a Plan B to use to use when the happiness doesn't arrive.
[ Arrive Expect Happiness Never Plan Something Taught Unhappiness Use]
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- The crew knew because they had heard from other people, and when I showed up on the set the next day, they were all looking at me kind of weird. I told them that Bill always taught me that whenever something bad like that happens, the best thing to do is work.
[ Always Bad Because Best Bill Crew Day Had Happens Heard Kind Knew Looking Next Other Set Showed Something Taught Them Thing Told Up Weird Were Whenever Work]
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- John was the smartest and most amazing comedian I've ever worked with. I think more than teaching me about acting or comedy, he taught me about life and the love of people and respect of people.
[ Acting Amazing Comedian Comedy Ever John Life Love More Most Respect Smartest Taught Teaching Than Think Worked]
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- I talk and talk and talk, and I haven't taught people in fifty years what my father taught me by example in one week.
[ Example Father Fifty Haven Talk Taught Week Years]
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- Aristotle taught that the brain exists merely to cool the blood and is not involved in the process of thinking. This is true only of certain persons.
[ Aristotle Blood Brain Certain Cool Exists Involved Merely Only Persons Process Taught Thinking True]
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- Aristotle was famous for knowing everything. He taught that the brain exists merely to cool the blood and is not involved in the process of thinking. This is true only of certain persons.
[ Aristotle Blood Brain Certain Cool Everything Exists Famous Involved Knowing Merely Only Persons Process Taught Thinking True]
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- I was taught that the way of progress was neither swift nor easy.
[ Easy Neither Nor Progress Swift Taught Way]
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- My parents always encouraged me and I had a good home life. We were always taught to respect things and other people. It's so different today, because children are just not taught the right way.
[ Always Because Children Different Encouraged Good Had Home Just Life Other Parents Respect Right Taught Things Today Way Were]
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- The Lord taught me to love everybody, but the last ones I learned to love were the sportswriters.
[ Everybody Last Learned Lord Love Ones Sportswriters Taught Were]
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- It's about somebody initially knowing more about it than you do but eventually you learn a lot about it yourself and practise the skills and techniques that you've been taught.
[ Been Eventually Initially Knowing Learn Lot More Practise Skills Somebody Taught Techniques Than Yourself]
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- Every child was taught from his cradle that money was Mammon, the chief agent of the flesh and the devil.
[ Agent Chief Child Cradle Devil Every Flesh His Mammon Money Taught]
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- Unlike other peoples the United States found their origin in a deliberate act of corporate self-assertion, and ever since the Revolution every little American has been taught to associate himself personally with this creative act.
[ Act American Associate Been Corporate Creative Deliberate Ever Every Found Himself Little Origin Other Peoples Personally Revolution Since States Taught Their United Unlike]
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- Ever since I could first write I have been doing so. When I was taught how to write and read at school, I made up my mind that this was what I love to do best and this was the world I was going to occupy.
[ Been Best Could Doing Ever First Going How Love Made Mind Occupy Read School Since Taught Up World Write]
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- I went to art school, I think it helped me a great deal because it taught me who I am.
[ Am Art Because Deal Great Helped School Taught Think Went]
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- Writing is like jazz. It can be learned, but it can't be taught.
[ Jazz Learned Taught Writing]
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- I'm left handed, but my dad taught me to play guitar right-handed.
[ Dad Guitar Handed Left Play Taught]
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- They taught me different was wrong.
[ Different Taught Wrong]
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- My childhood was safe and sane. No abuse and no traumas. I was surrounded by a large and loving family who taught me the importance of hard work and a meaningful education.
[ Abuse Childhood Education Family Hard Importance Large Loving Meaningful Safe Sane Surrounded Taught Work]
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- I'm very hard on myself because I know how good my body can look. Dorie has taught me to use less weight and more repetition so I don't become too muscular.
[ Because Become Body Good Hard How Know Less Look More Muscular Myself Repetition Taught Too Use Very Weight]
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- Marlo taught me things I thought I knew.
[ Knew Taught Things Thought]
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- And from a military school which taught me that to fit into society, you can't just do anything you damn well please because it will suit you. And that it's much better to be with the winners than it is with the losers.
[ Anything Because Better Damn Fit Into Just Losers Military Much Please School Society Suit Taught Than Well Which Will Winners]
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- The two most common charges against the older fiction, that it pleased wickedly and that it taught nothing, had broken down before the discovery, except in illiberal sects, that the novel is fitted both for honest use and for pleasure.
[ Against Before Both Broken Charges Common Discovery Down Except Fiction Fitted Had Honest Most Nothing Novel Older Pleased Pleasure Sects Taught Two Use]
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- Genius must be born, and never can be taught.
[ Born Genius Must Never Taught]
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- Time, place, and action may with pains be wrought, but genius must be born; and never can be taught.
[ Action Born Genius May Must Never Pains Place Taught Time Wrought]
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- I pop gum. My parents get so annoyed with me. I know my dad wishes he never taught me how to do that.
[ Annoyed Dad Get Gum How Know Never Parents Pop Taught Wishes]
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- It's true, I did a lot of great movies, and I'm happy. It was what it was, and now I think all of that has fed into where I am now, and I think it has taught me a lot.
[ Am Did Fed Great Happy Into Lot Movies Now Taught Think True Where]
Topic:
- My academic identity is that of a folklorist, and for many years I have taught only folklore courses.
[ Academic Courses Folklore Identity Many Only Taught Years]
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- But most of what I've learned about acting - and a lot of what I've learned about life in the past seven years - was taught to me by Robert Altman.
[ Acting Altman Learned Life Lot Most Past Robert Seven Taught Years]
Topic:
- Women have been taught that, for us, the earth is flat, and that if we venture out, we will fall off the edge. Some of us have ventured out nevertheless, and so far we have not fallen off. It is my faith, my feminist faith, that we will not.
[ Been Earth Edge Faith Fall Fallen Far Feminist Flat Nevertheless Off Out Some Taught Us Venture Ventured Will Women]
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- I think the saddest moment in my life just happened two months ago. My old nightclub partner passed away, Phil Erickson down in Atlanta. He - I owe him everything. He put me in the business and taught me about everything I know.
[ Ago Atlanta Away Business Down Everything Happened Him Just Know Life Moment Months Nightclub Old Owe Partner Passed Phil Put Saddest Taught Think Two]
Topic:
- It taught me something. It taught you your craft.
[ Craft Something Taught Your]
Topic:
- I taught in a small teacher's college for three or four years, at which point all the administrators got a pay raise and the teaching faculty didn't.
[ Administrators College Faculty Four Got Pay Point Raise Small Taught Teacher Teaching Three Which Years]
Topic:
- I was influenced when I was younger by the cartoon movies that Disney put out, like Cinderella and what not. I watched those movies over and over when I was younger and the music is ingrained into my head. Nowadays, I'm still humming the tunes. It taught me the fundamentals.
[ Cartoon Cinderella Disney Fundamentals Head Humming Influenced Ingrained Into Movies Music Nowadays Out Over Put Still Taught Those Tunes Watched Younger]
Topic:
- My parents taught me to believe that through the creative act, we're able to transcend and give a response to desecration.
[ Able Act Believe Creative Desecration Give Parents Response Taught Through Transcend]
Topic:
- People have taught me not to look for intelligence in rockmusic.
[ Intelligence Look Taught]
Topic:
- The boys of my people began very young to learn the ways of men, and no one taught us; we just learned by doing what we saw, and we were warriors at a time when boys now are like girls.
[ Began Boys Doing Girls Just Learn Learned Men Now Saw Taught Time Us Very Warriors Ways Were Young]
Topic:
- On becoming more acquainted with the word of the Bible, I began to understand so much more of what I had been taught, and of what I had learned about life and about the people in mine.
[ Acquainted Becoming Been Began Bible Had Learned Life Mine More Much Taught Understand Word]
Topic:
- One thing that success has taught me is censorship.
[ Censorship Success Taught Thing]
Topic:
- Jeff Bridges taught me a lot about how to keep a scene fresh.
[ Bridges Fresh How Jeff Keep Lot Scene Taught]
Topic:
- So by the time I taught myself the bass guitar at the age of 14, my hands were already pretty nimble.
[ Age Already Bass Guitar Hands Myself Nimble Pretty Taught Time Were]
Topic:
- My grandfather taught me generosity. He sold snow cones in Harlem. I went with him at 5 and he let me hand out the change and snow cones. I learned a lot in the couple of years that we did that.
[ Change Couple Did Generosity Grandfather Hand Harlem Him Learned Lot Out Snow Sold Taught Went Years]
Topic:
- The worst part is doubt. When you doubt yourself, which we are taught to do, you get lost.
[ Doubt Get Lost Part Taught Which Worst Yourself]
Topic:
- I was raised a Catholic and when you're raised a Catholic they don't teach you to think for yourself. You're taught not to think too deeply about things.
[ Catholic Deeply Raised Taught Teach Things Think Too Yourself]
Topic:
- My mother taught me about the power of inspiration and courage, and she did it with a strength and a passion that I wish could be bottled.
[ Bottled Could Courage Did Inspiration Mother Passion Power She Strength Taught Wish]
Topic: Mom
- Gary Smith, when I came to America, taught me a great deal about racing.
[ America Came Deal Gary Great Racing Smith Taught]
Topic:
- You had to decompress the pressure before the race. I taught my heart to relax. I lay down before the race. It gave me more energy just before the race.
[ Before Down Energy Gave Had Heart Just Lay More Pressure Race Relax Taught]
Topic:
- My sport taught me what I could do with my talents, whether in the rink or in the rest of my life.
[ Could Life Rest Rink Sport Talents Taught Whether]
Topic:
- I had a coach that was not a great player, but he taught with kids and juniors so that by the time he was 50 he was great. He helped me make the top 5 in the world and yet he wasn't a great player himself.
[ Coach Great Had Helped Himself Juniors Kids Make Player Taught Time Top World Yet]
Topic:
- I thank fate for having made me born poor. Poverty taught me the true value of the gifts useful to life.
[ Born Fate Gifts Having Life Made Poor Poverty Taught Thank True Useful Value]
Topic:
- I just remembered songs my grandmother taught me, and songs that I learned for the recordings. But, then I learned to speak Italian. When I was there, I hired a professor who stayed with me 24 hours a day. She wouldn't let me speak a word of English.
[ Day English Grandmother Hired Hours Italian Just Learned Professor Recordings Remembered She Songs Speak Stayed Taught Then Word]
Topic:
- It was my father who taught me to value myself. He told me that I was uncommonly beautiful and that I was the most precious thing in his life.
[ Beautiful Father His Life Most Myself Precious Taught Thing Told Uncommonly Value]
Topic: Dad
- The psychoanalysis of neurotics has taught us to recognize the intimate connection between wetting the bed and the character trait of ambition.
[ Ambition Bed Between Character Connection Intimate Neurotics Psychoanalysis Recognize Taught Trait Us]
Topic:
- The main thing experience has taught me is that one has to sort of hone their relationship to time, you know.
[ Experience Hone Know Main Relationship Sort Taught Their Thing Time]
Topic: Experience
- He taught me housekeeping; when I divorce I keep the house.
[ Divorce House Housekeeping Keep Taught]
Topic: Funny
- Forget the times of your distress, but never forget what they taught you.
[ Distress Forget Never Taught Times Your]
Topic:
- Krishna children were taught that in the spiritual world there were no parents, only souls and hence this justified their being kept out of view from others, cloistered in separate buildings and sheltered from the evil material world.
[ Being Buildings Children Evil Hence Justified Kept Krishna Material Only Others Out Parents Separate Sheltered Souls Spiritual Taught Their View Were World]
Topic: Religion
- My mother taught me to love my work. I learned everything about business from her.
[ Business Everything Her Learned Love Mother Taught Work]
Topic:
- I've just taught thousands of people over the radio in the USA how to mend broken watches and broken house appliances. I am a catalyst or trigger to access these powers.
[ Access Am Appliances Broken Catalyst House How Just Mend Over Powers Radio Taught These Thousands Trigger Usa Watches]
Topic:
- Leadership cannot really be taught. It can only be learned.
[ Cannot Leadership Learned Only Really Taught]
Topic: Leadership
- I find it both fascinating and disconcerting when I discover yet another person who believes that writing can't be taught. Frankly, I don't understand this point of view.
[ Another Believes Both Disconcerting Discover Fascinating Find Frankly Person Point Taught Understand View Writing Yet]
Topic:
- Cyberspace. A consensual hallucination experienced daily by billions of legitimate operators, in every nation, by children being taught mathematical concepts.
[ Being Billions Children Concepts Consensual Cyberspace Daily Every Experienced Hallucination Legitimate Mathematical Nation Operators Taught]
Topic: Technology
- Why shouldn't we give our teachers a license to obtain software, all software, any software, for nothing? Does anyone demand a licensing fee, each time a child is taught the alphabet?
[ Alphabet Any Anyone Child Demand Does Each Fee Give License Licensing Nothing Obtain Our Software Taught Teachers Time Why]
Topic:
- Over the years my mom has become a self-taught Biblical scholar.
[ Become Biblical Mom Over Scholar Self-Taught Years]
Topic:
- I taught myself to drive. I hope that the child in me never dies.
[ Child Dies Drive Hope Myself Never Taught]
Topic:
- One is taught by experience to put a premium on those few people who can appreciate you for what you are.
[ Appreciate Experience Few Premium Put Taught Those]
Topic:
- I have worked with this red all over the world - in Japan, California, France, Britain, Australia - a vein running round the earth. It has taught me about the flow, energy and life that connects one place with another.
[ Another Australia Britain California Connects Earth Energy Flow France Japan Life Over Place Red Round Running Taught Vein Worked World]
Topic:
- David and his followers taught no new doctrines, in their dispersion or when they came to power, that can be brought to countenance thee at all in shaving off thy beard.
[ Beard Brought Came Countenance David Dispersion Doctrines Followers His New Off Power Shaving Taught Thee Their Thy]
Topic:
- No one ever taught me and I can't teach anyone. If you can't explain it, how can you take credit for it?
[ Anyone Credit Ever Explain How Take Taught Teach]
Topic:
- I was taught a lot of Bible at home and had a voracious appetite for reading the Bible.
[ Appetite Bible Had Home Lot Reading Taught Voracious]
Topic:
- Many years ago it was taught that plants and animals were composed of different materials: plants, of a chemical substance of three elements,- carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen; animals of one of four elements, nitrogen being added to the other three.
[ Added Ago Animals Being Carbon Chemical Composed Different Elements Four Hydrogen Many Materials Nitrogen Other Oxygen Plants Substance Taught Three Were Years]
Topic:
- 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.
[ Amount Because Drums Father First Goal God Learn Lessons Made Music Needed Piano Play Read Six Take Taught Thank Those Told Took Tremendous Years]
Topic:
- How it came to pass that man, originally taught, as we doubt not he was, to know and to worship the true Jehovah, is found, at so early a period of his history, a worshiper of baser objects, it is foreign to our present purpose to inquire.
[ Came Doubt Early Foreign Found His History How Inquire Jehovah Know Man Objects Originally Our Pass Period Present Purpose Taught True Worship]
Topic:
- Some of us learned in a school of philosophy which taught that all was for the common good and nothing for oneself and have never, in any case, regarded the pursuit of happiness as anything other than an aberration of the human spirit.
[ Any Anything Case Common Good Happiness Human Learned Never Nothing Oneself Other Philosophy Pursuit Regarded School Some Spirit Taught Than Us Which]
Topic:
- My mother had always taught me to write about my feelings instead of sharing really personal things with others, so I spent many evenings writing in my diary, eating everything in the kitchen and waiting for Mr. Wrong to call.
[ Always Call Diary Eating Evenings Everything Feelings Had Instead Kitchen Many Mother Mr Others Personal Really Sharing Spent Taught Things Waiting Write Writing Wrong]
Topic:
- Listen to advice. You don't know how many writer's conferences I've taught at where at least half the audience fights all the conventions of the field.
[ Advice Audience Conferences Conventions Field Fights Half How Know Least Listen Many Taught Where Writer]
Topic:
- Hybridity keeps me from being rigid about most things. It has taught me to appreciate the contradictions in the world and in my life. I scavenge from the best.
[ Appreciate Being Best Contradictions Keeps Life Most Rigid Taught Things World]
Topic:
- Racism is taught in our society, it is not automatic. It is learned behavior toward persons with dissimilar physical characteristics.
[ Automatic Behavior Characteristics Dissimilar Learned Our Persons Physical Racism Society Taught Toward]
Topic:
- Someone taught me how to eat properly. Learning from others is important when it's not working for yourself.
[ Eat How Important Learning Others Properly Someone Taught Working Yourself]
Topic:
- If you become a teacher, by your pupils you'll be taught.
[ Become Pupils Taught Teacher Your]
Topic:
- You've got to be taught to hate and fear.
[ Fear Got Hate Taught]
Topic:
- I do a lot of work with the Dyslexia Institute because, for people with dyslexia who do not have parental support, it is a huge disadvantage. I was fortunate because my Mum was a teacher and she taught me to work hard.
[ Because Disadvantage Dyslexia Fortunate Hard Huge Institute Lot Mum Parental She Support Taught Teacher Work]
Topic:
- Pure mathematics is on the whole distinctly more useful than applied. For what is useful above all is technique, and mathematical technique is taught mainly through pure mathematics.
[ Above Applied Distinctly Mainly Mathematical Mathematics More Pure Taught Technique Than Through Useful Whole]
Topic:
- I taught myself how to play the guitar. I never studied music.
[ Guitar How Music Myself Never Play Studied Taught]
Topic:
- I've written a book on gangs, taught a course on gangs at Occidental.
[ Book Course Gangs Taught Written]
Topic:
- I'm one of those people who was taught not to ruffle any feathers. Of course, I have no problem ruffling feathers.
[ Any Course Feathers Problem Taught Those]
Topic:
- We're taught to take care of people we love, but sometimes you can't.
[ Care Love Sometimes Take Taught]
Topic:
- We are taught you must blame your father, your sisters, your brothers, the school, the teachers - but never blame yourself. It's never your fault. But it's always your fault, because if you wanted to change you're the one who has got to change.
[ Always Because Blame Brothers Change Father Fault Got Must Never School Sisters Taught Teachers Wanted Your Yourself]
Topic:
- Life has taught me to think, but thinking has not taught me to live.
[ Life Live Taught Think Thinking]
Topic:
- The truth is lived, not taught.
[ Lived Taught Truth]
Topic:
- We have always been taught that navigation is the result of civilization, but modern archeology has demonstrated very clearly that this is not so.
[ Always Archeology Been Civilization Clearly Demonstrated Modern Navigation Result Taught Very]
Topic:
- One of the things I was taught in law school is that I'd never be able to think the same again - that being a lawyer is something that's part of who I am as an individual now.
[ Able Again Am Being Individual Law Lawyer Never Now Part Same School Something Taught Things Think]
Topic: Legal
- Let our children be taught love love love.
[ Children Love Our Taught]
Topic:
- I am a teacher, and I am proud of it. At Cornell University I have taught primarily undergraduates, and indeed almost every year since 1966 have taught first-year general chemistry.
[ Almost Am Chemistry Cornell Every General Indeed Primarily Proud Since Taught Teacher Undergraduates University Year]
Topic:
- Kids don't have ruts yet that adults have carved into their minds. They're born logical. Crooked thinking has to be taught.
[ Adults Born Carved Crooked Into Kids Logical Minds Ruts Taught Their Thinking Yet]
Topic:
- Yet, taught by time, my heart has learned to glow for other's good, and melt at other's woe.
[ Glow Good Heart Learned Melt Other Taught Time Woe Yet]
Topic:
- My own mother always taught me that fairness was a family value - I think equal pay is about fairness for everyone.
[ Always Equal Everyone Fairness Family Mother Own Pay Taught Think Value]
Topic:
- The way Will Moore taught me, and the way I play it, the blues is just something different.
[ Blues Different Just Moore Play Something Taught Way Will]
Topic:
- My parents were pretty lenient with me. But, they gave me morality while I was growing up. They taught me the difference between right and wrong.
[ Between Difference Gave Growing Lenient Morality Parents Pretty Right Taught Up Were While Wrong]
Topic:
- You have to be taught to be second class; you're not born that way.
[ Born Class Second Taught Way]
Topic:
- Experience has taught me, when I am shaving of a morning, to keep watch over my thoughts, because, if a line of poetry strays into my memory, my skin bristles so that the razor ceases to act.
[ Act Am Because Ceases Experience Into Keep Line Memory Morning Over Poetry Razor Shaving Skin Taught Thoughts Watch]
Topic: Experience
- My mother taught me that when you stand in the truth and someone tells a lie about you, don't fight it.
[ Fight Lie Mother Someone Stand Taught Tells Truth]
Topic:
- I learned easily and had time to follow my inclination for sports (light athletics and skiing) and chemistry, which I taught myself by reading all textbooks I could get.
[ Athletics Chemistry Could Easily Follow Get Had Inclination Learned Light Myself Reading Skiing Sports Taught Textbooks Time Which]
Topic:
- We were taught manners and we had to do our chores - Katie and I grew up as normal kids.
[ Chores Grew Had Katie Kids Manners Normal Our Taught Up Were]
Topic:
- I taught myself to play the piano. I've always been able to play, the minute I could get my hands up. I've always wanted to play the piano. It's the only instrument I've ever really liked, and it's the only one that's ever interested me.
[ Able Always Been Could Ever Get Hands Instrument Interested Liked Minute Myself Only Piano Play Really Taught Up Wanted]
Topic:
- My father, one of the great entrepreneurs and philanthropists of this state, taught me that capital - monetary or political - is to be used to benefit others. I intend to continue that tradition.
[ Benefit Capital Continue Entrepreneurs Father Great Intend Monetary Others Philanthropists Political State Taught Tradition Used]
Topic:
- I believe that history might be, and ought to be, taught in a new fashion so as to make the meaning of it as a process of evolution intelligible to the young.
[ Believe Evolution Fashion History Intelligible Make Meaning Might New Ought Process Taught Young]
Topic:
- The child who has been taught to make an accurate elevation, plan, and section of a pint pot has had an admirable training in accuracy of eye and hand.
[ Accuracy Accurate Admirable Been Child Elevation Eye Had Hand Make Pint Plan Pot Section Taught Training]
Topic:
- Fables should be taught as fables, myths as myths, and miracles as poetic fantasies. To teach superstitions as truths is a most terrible thing. The child mind accepts and believes them, and only through great pain and perhaps tragedy can he be in after years relieved of them.
[ Accepts After Believes Child Fables Fantasies Great Mind Miracles Most Myths Only Pain Perhaps Poetic Relieved Should Superstitions Taught Teach Terrible Them Thing Through Tragedy Truths Years]
Topic:
- My dad taught me from my youngest childhood memories through these connections with Aboriginal and tribal people that you must always protect people's sacred status, regardless of the pest.
[ Aboriginal Always Childhood Connections Dad Memories Must Pest Protect Regardless Sacred Status Taught These Through Tribal Youngest]
Topic:
- My father was the son of immigrants, and he grew up bilingual, but English is what my father taught me and what he spoke to me. America's strength is not our diversity; it is our ability to unite around common principles even when we come from different backgrounds.
[ Ability America Around Backgrounds Bilingual Come Common Different Diversity English Even Father Grew Immigrants Our Principles Son Spoke Strength Taught Unite Up]
Topic:
- The motives of these parents vary, many parents don't like the curriculum being taught to their kids, or are wary of the threat of peer pressure or the presence of drugs or violence lurking in too many of our schools today.
[ Being Curriculum Kids Lurking Many Motives Our Parents Peer Presence Pressure Schools Taught Their These Threat Today Too Vary Violence Wary]
Topic:
- Thousands of present day students, like many of our Founding Fathers, are being taught at home.
[ Being Day Fathers Founding Home Many Our Present Students Taught Thousands]
Topic:
- No, I think it taught me to be independent and never expect a handout and never wait for anybody to hand you anything in any aspect of my life.
[ Any Anybody Anything Aspect Expect Hand Handout Independent Life Never Taught Think Wait]
Topic:
- It was all devastating. I'd never dealt with losing anyone close to me, and I didn't know where to put it in my life. I was very young then. Buddy taught me so much in such a short time.
[ Anyone Buddy Close Dealt Devastating Know Life Losing Much Never Put Short Such Taught Then Time Very Where Young]
Topic:
- Mainly what I learned from Buddy... was an attitude. He loved music, and he taught me that it shouldn't have any barriers to it.
[ Any Attitude Barriers Buddy Learned Loved Mainly Music Taught]
Topic:
- My parents taught me I could be anything in the world I wanted to be.
[ Anything Could Parents Taught Wanted World]
Topic:
- My mom taught me to go after my dreams. I have this faith in myself that I must have gotten from her.
[ After Dreams Faith Go Gotten Her Mom Must Myself Taught]
Topic:
- John Henry Lloyd is the man I gave the credit to for polishing my skills. He taught me how to play third base and how to protect myself. John taught me more baseball than anyone else.
[ Anyone Base Baseball Credit Else Gave Henry How John Lloyd Man More Myself Play Polishing Protect Skills Taught Than Third]
Topic:
- The author O. Henry taught me about the value of the unexpected. He once wrote about the noise of flowers and the smell of birds - the birds were chickens and the flowers dried sunflowers rattling against a wall.
[ Against Author Birds Chickens Dried Flowers Henry Noise Once Rattling Smell Taught Unexpected Value Wall Were Wrote]
Topic:
- My grandmother though, began to prepare in her own neurotic - and I think psychotic - way to face racism. So she taught us to be racist, which is something I had to undo later when I got to Michigan, you know.
[ Began Face Got Grandmother Had Her Know Later Michigan Neurotic Own Prepare Psychotic Racism She Something Taught Think Though Undo Us Way Which]
Topic:
- My dad taught me true words you have to use in every relationship. Yes, baby.
[ Baby Dad Every Relationship Taught True Use Words Yes]
Topic: Dad
- He that is taught only by himself has a fool for a master.
[ Fool Himself Master Only Taught]
Topic:
- My father was both the person who gave me reason to learn how to fight and the one who taught me the basics of fighting. He would tell me that if it was a big fight, it would probably be uneven, it wouldn't be fair.
[ Basics Big Both Fair Father Fight Fighting Gave How Learn Person Probably Reason Taught Tell Uneven Would]
Topic:
- I was determined to achieve the total freedom that our history lessons taught us we were entitled to, no matter what the sacrifice.
[ Achieve Determined Entitled Freedom History Lessons Matter Our Sacrifice Taught Total Us Were]
Topic:
- We shall never understand the ethical system taught by Jesus unless we realize that he was a Jew, not only by birth, but that he lived and taught as a Jew; the Sermon on the Mount was addressed to his distracted fellow nationals.
[ Addressed Birth Distracted Ethical Fellow His Jesus Jew Lived Mount Nationals Never Only Realize Sermon Shall System Taught Understand Unless]
Topic:
- My mom taught us the Serenity Prayer at a young age.
[ Age Mom Prayer Serenity Taught Us Young]
Topic: Mom
- I'd studied dance in Chicago every summer end taught it all winter, and I was well-rounded. I wasn't worried about getting a job on Broadway. In fact, I got one the first week.
[ Broadway Chicago Dance End Every Fact First Getting Got Job Studied Summer Taught Week Well-Rounded Winter Worried]
Topic:
- Ages of experience have taught humanity that the commitment of a husband and wife to love and to serve one another promotes the welfare of children and the stability of society.
[ Ages Another Children Commitment Experience Humanity Husband Love Promotes Serve Society Stability Taught Welfare Wife]
Topic:
- If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten.
[ Forgotten Form History Never Stories Taught Were Would]
Topic:
- I taught Sandra Bullock when no one knew who she was. I talked her out of quitting. I put her in a showcase.
[ Bullock Her Knew Out Put Quitting Sandra She Showcase Talked Taught]
Topic:
- My point is that, over the years, I've taught five thousand people acting and lately I have a lot of energy on these kids, having the same break I had as a high school girl.
[ Acting Break Energy Five Girl Had Having High Kids Lately Lot Over Point Same School Taught These Thousand Years]
Topic:
- We are coming out of a century that was taught that one way of looking at the world, that one form of behavior, is as valid as another. The idea of true evil has been blown away.
[ Another Away Been Behavior Blown Century Coming Evil Form Idea Looking Out Taught True Valid Way World]
Topic:
- In the book, I write about children in first grade who were taught to read by reading want ads. They learned to write by writing job applications. Imagine what would happen if anyone tried to do that to children in a predominantly white suburban school.
[ Ads Anyone Applications Book Children First Grade Happen Imagine Job Learned Predominantly Read Reading School Suburban Taught Tried Want Were White Would Write Writing]
Topic:
- Sex education is legitimate in that girls cannot be taught soon enough how children don't come into the world.
[ Cannot Children Come Education Enough Girls How Into Legitimate Sex Soon Taught World]
Topic:
- I was taught by my grandfather that anything that your mind can conceive, you can have. It's a reality.
[ Anything Conceive Grandfather Mind Reality Taught Your]
Topic:
- In high school, in sport, I had a coach who told me I was much better than I thought I was, and would make me do more in a positive sense. He was the first person who taught me not to be afraid of failure.
[ Afraid Better Coach Failure First Had High Make More Much Person Positive School Sense Sport Taught Than Thought Told Would]
Topic:
- The person who has inspired me my whole life is my Mom, because she taught me commitment. She sacrificed.
[ Because Commitment Inspired Life Mom Person Sacrificed She Taught Whole]
Topic:
- I see the friends I made over the years who have become family today, people I became acquainted with who have achieved so much in their lives. They taught me something with each meeting.
[ Achieved Acquainted Became Become Each Family Friends Lives Made Meeting Much Over See Something Taught Their Today Years]
Topic:
- Morality is not only taught; it is caught.
[ Caught Morality Only Taught]
Topic:
- I've had 60 years of ups and downs, and all of the downs that I've had, I'm happy that I've had them because it's taught me to appreciate all the ups.
[ Appreciate Because Downs Had Happy Taught Them Ups Years]
Topic:
- Maimonides taught that it is better that 10 criminals go free than let one innocent man be executed. The Innocence Project represents that point of view.
[ Better Criminals Executed Free Go Innocence Innocent Man Point Project Represents Taught Than View]
Topic:
- I was taught from a young age that many people would treat me as a second-class citizen because I was African-American and because I was female.
[ African-American Age Because Citizen Female Many Second-Class Taught Treat Would Young]
Topic:
- I also taught myself how to blow glass using a propane torch from the hardware store and managed to make some elementary chemistry plumbing such as tees and small glass bulbs.
[ Also Blow Bulbs Chemistry Elementary Glass Hardware How Make Managed Myself Plumbing Small Some Store Such Taught Torch Using]
Topic:
- Nobody taught Picasso how to paint - he learned for himself. And nobody can teach you to be a producer. You can learn the mechanics, but you can't learn what's right about a script or a director or an actor. That comes from instinct and intuition. It comes from inside you.
[ Actor Comes Director Himself How Inside Instinct Intuition Learn Learned Mechanics Nobody Paint Picasso Producer Right Script Taught Teach]
Topic:
- If you wish to appear agreeable in society, you must consent to be taught many things which you know already.
[ Agreeable Already Appear Consent Know Many Must Society Taught Things Which Wish]
Topic:
- Nine-tenths of tactics are certain, and taught in books: but the irrational tenth is like the kingfisher flashing across the pool, and that is the test of generals.
[ Across Books Certain Flashing Generals Irrational Nine-Tenths Pool Tactics Taught Tenth Test]
Topic:
- It is quite time that our children were taught a little more about their country, for shame's sake.
[ Children Country Little More Our Quite Sake Shame Taught Their Time Were]
Topic:
- The children are taught more of the meanest state in Europe than of the country they are born and bred in, despite the singularity of its characteristics, the interest of its history, the rapidity of its advance, and the stupendous promise of its future.
[ Advance Born Bred Characteristics Children Country Despite Europe Future History Interest Meanest More Promise Rapidity Singularity State Stupendous Taught Than]
Topic:
- Racism isn't born, folks, it's taught. I have a two-year-old son. You know what he hates? Naps! End of list.
[ Born End Folks Hates Know List Naps Racism Son Taught Two-Year-Old]
Topic:
- To preserve liberty it is essential that the whole body of people always possess arms and be taught alike, especially when young, how to use them.
[ Alike Always Arms Body Especially Essential How Liberty Possess Preserve Taught Them Use Whole Young]
Topic:
- Lennon was very helpful. What he taught me seems completely obvious: he expected people to treat each other well.
[ Completely Each Expected Helpful Lennon Obvious Other Seems Taught Treat Very Well]
Topic:
- I have always struggled to achieve excellence. One thing that cycling has taught me is that if you can achieve something without a struggle it's not going to be satisfying.
[ Achieve Always Cycling Excellence Going Satisfying Something Struggle Struggled Taught Thing Without]
Topic:
- I like to hit it downhill, that's the way I was taught to run.
[ Downhill Hit Run Taught Way]
Topic:
- They were afraid, never having learned what I taught myself: Defeat the fear of death and welcome the death of fear.
[ Afraid Death Defeat Fear Having Learned Myself Never Taught Welcome Were]
Topic: History
- I do not believe that sheer suffering teaches. If suffering alone taught, all the world would be wise, since everyone suffers. To suffering must be added mourning, understanding, patience, love, openness and the willingness to remain vulnerable.
[ Added Alone Believe Everyone Love Mourning Must Openness Patience Remain Sheer Since Suffering Suffers Taught Teaches Understanding Vulnerable Willingness Wise World Would]
Topic:
- Ages when custom is unsettled are necessarily ages of prophecy. The moralist cannot teach what is revealed; he must reveal what can be taught. He has to seek insight rather than to preach.
[ Ages Cannot Custom Insight Moralist Must Necessarily Preach Prophecy Rather Reveal Revealed Seek Taught Teach Than Unsettled]
Topic:
- Frank Sinatra taught me how to do him. It took me seven years to master him. He would tell me, tap your foot, Rich, and don't forget to grasp your sleeve.
[ Foot Forget Frank Grasp Him How Master Rich Seven Sinatra Sleeve Tap Taught Tell Took Would Years Your]
Topic:
- You have to come in and be that character when you walk into the room. That's what one of my first acting teachers taught me. You know, don't go in there being Jennifer and then expect to flip and change, because they're not going to have that imagination.
[ Acting Because Being Change Character Come Expect First Flip Go Going Imagination Into Jennifer Know Room Taught Teachers Then Walk]
Topic:
- I write for those women who do not speak, for those who do not have a voice because they were so terrified, because we are taught to respect fear more than ourselves. We've been taught that silence would save us, but it won't.
[ Because Been Fear More Ourselves Respect Save Silence Speak Taught Terrified Than Those Us Voice Were Women Won Would Write]
Topic:
- Mom was the one who taught me unconditional love. With Dad, I'd always felt there was something to live up to - expectations. But in the last year, we had a wonderful relationship.
[ Always Dad Expectations Felt Had Last Live Love Mom Relationship Something Taught Unconditional Up Wonderful Year]
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- The important thing is not so much that every child should be taught, as that every child should be given the wish to learn.
[ Child Every Given Important Learn Much Should Taught Thing Wish]
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- My mother should have been Jewish. She could have taught a class on how to induce guilt.
[ Been Class Could Guilt How Induce Jewish Mother She Should Taught]
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- Denzel's quality, I think, is his faith. You have all the action in your head and you have to believe in it and just do it. That's what he does and that's what he taught me to do.
[ Action Believe Denzel Does Faith Head His Just Quality Taught Think Your]
Topic:
- And the second question, can poetry be taught? I didn't think so.
[ Poetry Question Second Taught Think]
Topic:
- It's not vanity to feel you have a right to be beautiful. Women are taught to feel we're not good enough, that we must live up to someone else's standards. But my aim is to cherish myself as I am.
[ Aim Am Beautiful Cherish Else Enough Feel Good Live Must Myself Right Someone Standards Taught Up Vanity Women]
Topic:
- Experience has taught me never to trust a policeman. Just when you think one's all right, he turns legit.
[ Experience Just Never Policeman Right Taught Think Trust Turns]
Topic:
- While one man can discover a certain thing by himself, another is never able to understand it, even if taught by means of all possible expressions and metaphors, and during a long period; his mind can in no way grasp it, his capacity is insufficient for it.
[ Able Another Capacity Certain Discover During Even Expressions Grasp Himself His Insufficient Long Man Means Metaphors Mind Never Period Possible Taught Thing Understand Way While]
Topic:
- We are tainted by modern philosophy which has taught us that all is good, whereas evil has polluted everything and in a very real sense all is evil, since nothing is in its proper place.
[ Everything Evil Good Modern Nothing Philosophy Place Polluted Proper Real Sense Since Tainted Taught Us Very Whereas Which]
Topic:
- These children that come at you with knives, they are your children. You taught them. I didn't teach them. I just tried to help them stand up.
[ Children Come Help Just Knives Stand Taught Teach Them These Tried Up Your]
Topic:
- When you're taught to love everyone, to love your enemies, then what value does that place on love?
[ Does Enemies Everyone Love Place Taught Then Value Your]
Topic:
- It is from the traditional family that we absorb those universal ideals and principles which are the teaching of Jesus, the bedrock of our religious faith. We are taught the difference between right and wrong, and about the law, just punishment and discipline.
[ Absorb Bedrock Between Difference Discipline Faith Family Ideals Jesus Just Law Our Principles Punishment Religious Right Taught Teaching Those Traditional Universal Which Wrong]
Topic:
- You can believe that he was taught to love and respect all mankind - but to fear no man.
[ Believe Fear Love Man Mankind Respect Taught]
Topic:
- My father always taught me to appreciate what you're fortunate to have and give back to those who need it. No part of our society is more important than the children, especially the ones who need our help.
[ Always Appreciate Back Children Especially Father Fortunate Give Help Important More Need Ones Our Part Society Taught Than Those]
Topic:
- Christianity taught men that love is worth more than intelligence.
[ Christianity Intelligence Love Men More Taught Than Worth]
Topic:
- Taught to regard a part of our own Species in the most abject and contemptible Degree below us, we lose that Idea of the dignity of Man which the Hand of Nature had implanted in us, for great and useful purposes.
[ Abject Below Contemptible Degree Dignity Great Had Hand Idea Implanted Lose Man Most Nature Our Own Part Purposes Regard Species Taught Us Useful Which]
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- I was a baseball player, I taught baseball, and all of a sudden I was in the business world. Now I used the baseball world to talk about their product. Not too much, just enough to keep going. Just be yourself and you'll never have a problem. That's what I did.
[ Baseball Business Did Enough Going Just Keep Much Never Now Player Problem Product Sudden Talk Taught Their Too Used World Yourself]
Topic:
- I was taught to be anti-Jewish.
[ Taught]
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- When I was little, my mother taught me how to use a fork and knife. The trouble is that Mother forget to teach me how to stop using them!
[ Forget Fork How Knife Little Mother Stop Taught Teach Them Trouble Use Using]
Topic:
- This taught me a lesson, but I'm not quite sure what it is.
[ Lesson Quite Sure Taught]
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- I think technique can be taught but I think the only way to learn to write is to read, and I see writing and reading as completely related. One almost couldn't exist without the other.
[ Almost Completely Exist Learn Only Other Read Reading Related See Taught Technique Think Way Without Write Writing]
Topic:
- One of the most important things one can do in life is to brutally question every single thing you are taught.
[ Brutally Every Important Life Most Question Single Taught Thing Things]
Topic:
- When I was a kid, my step dad started this business and would go out and get lost cows and stuff. He was part-time truck driver, farmer and cowboy. He taught me how to ride from an early age.
[ Age Business Cowboy Cows Dad Driver Early Farmer Get Go How Kid Lost Out Part-Time Ride Started Step Stuff Taught Truck Would]
Topic:
- I was taught that to create anything you had to believe in failure, simply because you had to be prepared to go through an idea without any fear. Failure, you learned, as I did in art school, to be a wonderful thing. It allowed you to get up in the morning and take the pillow off your head.
[ Allowed Any Anything Art Because Believe Create Did Failure Fear Get Go Had Head Idea Learned Morning Off Pillow Prepared School Simply Take Taught Thing Through Up Without Wonderful Your]
Topic:
- My father taught me to read music and play the piano-but not well, even though people have said that I'm a natural musician.
[ Even Father Music Musician Natural Play Read Said Taught Though Well]
Topic:
- Being a doctor has taught me a lot about directing. You're doing the same thing: You're reconstructing the manifold of behavior to the point where an audience says, yes, that's exactly like people I know.
[ Audience Behavior Being Directing Doctor Doing Exactly Know Lot Manifold Point Reconstructing Same Says Taught Thing Where Yes]
Topic:
- You spend ten years of your life being trained to do one thing, and you're being taught to think that it's the most serious thing that anyone could possibly do, and then suddenly you find yourself doing something that in some respects is the epitome of frivolity.
[ Anyone Being Could Doing Epitome Find Frivolity Life Most Possibly Respects Serious Some Something Spend Suddenly Taught Ten Then Thing Think Trained Years Your Yourself]
Topic:
- I was taught that pain is bad.
[ Bad Pain Taught]
Topic:
- As a young boy, I was taught in high school that hacking was cool.
[ Boy Cool Hacking High School Taught Young]
Topic:
- So the ethic I was taught in school resulted in the path I chose in my life following school.
[ Chose Ethic Following Life Path Resulted School Taught]
Topic:
- My father taught me to paint when I was young with watercolors and so I learned at a very young age the essential elements of the value of light and composition.
[ Age Composition Elements Essential Father Learned Light Paint Taught Value Very Watercolors Young]
Topic:
- My wife taught me the importance of living well.
[ Importance Living Taught Well Wife]
Topic:
- The doctor has been taught to be interested not in health but in disease. What the public is taught is that health is the cure for disease.
[ Been Cure Disease Doctor Health Interested Public Taught]
Topic: Science
- My mother and father, Joe and Theresa Montana brought me along and taught me to never quit, and to strive to be the best.
[ Along Best Brought Father Joe Montana Mother Never Quit Strive Taught Theresa]
Topic:
- I've taught Sunday school, I've sung in the choir, I directed a choir.
[ Choir Directed School Sunday Sung Taught]
Topic:
- The day will come, however, when they will truly know the Unification Church and me. The day will come when the truth will be known and the message of love will be taught. On that day, their regret will be deep.
[ Church Come Day Deep However Know Known Love Message Regret Taught Their Truly Truth Unification Will]
Topic:
- My only books were woman's looks, and folly's all they've taught me.
[ Books Folly Looks Only Taught Were Woman]
Topic:
- I don't think poetry is something that can be taught. We can encourage young writers, but what you can't teach them is the very essence of poetry.
[ Encourage Essence Poetry Something Taught Teach Them Think Very Writers Young]
Topic:
- I have taught students from the New York City area so long I have a special affinity and rapport with them. It surprises me sometimes that there are students from anywhere else.
[ Affinity Anywhere Area City Else Long New Rapport Sometimes Special Students Surprises Taught Them York]
Topic:
- At different times I taught humanities, social sciences and pre-vocational education.
[ Different Education Humanities Sciences Social Taught Times]
Topic:
- I taught for 17 years in an inner city comprehensive schools.
[ City Comprehensive Inner Schools Taught Years]
Topic:
- Thus the slogan should be reversed: Catholics taught the world what music is supposed to sound like, and, more importantly, what it is supposed to mean.
[ Catholics Importantly Mean More Music Reversed Should Slogan Sound Supposed Taught Thus World]
Topic:
- Black literature is taught as sociology, as tolerance, not as a serious, rigorous art form.
[ Art Black Form Literature Rigorous Serious Sociology Taught Tolerance]
Topic:
- I think some aspects of writing can be taught. Obviously, you can't teach vision or talent. But you can help with comfort.
[ Aspects Comfort Help Obviously Some Talent Taught Teach Think Vision Writing]
Topic:
- However far modern science and techniques have fallen short of their inherent possibilities, they have taught mankind at least one lesson; nothing is impossible.
[ Fallen Far However Impossible Inherent Least Lesson Mankind Modern Nothing Possibilities Science Short Taught Techniques Their]
Topic:
- Tommie Aaron taught me how to have a good attitude, to be easy going and not get uptight.
[ Aaron Attitude Easy Get Going Good How Taught Uptight]
Topic:
- It is with this as with religion: one usually believes what he has been taught.
[ Been Believes Religion Taught Usually]
Topic:
- But... watching Steven Barnes taught me to treat my life like an art form.
[ Art Barnes Form Life Steven Taught Treat Watching]
Topic:
- I decided to start anew, to strip away what I had been taught.
[ Anew Away Been Decided Had Start Strip Taught]
Topic:
- I have things in my head that are not like what anyone has taught me - shapes and ideas so near to me - so natural to my way of being and thinking that it hasn't occurred to me to put them down.
[ Anyone Being Down Hasn Head Ideas Natural Near Occurred Put Shapes Taught Them Things Thinking Way]
Topic:
- I said to myself, I have things in my head that are not like what anyone has taught me - shapes and ideas so near to me - so natural to my way of being and thinking that it hasn't occurred to me to put them down.
[ Anyone Being Down Hasn Head Ideas Myself Natural Near Occurred Put Said Shapes Taught Them Things Thinking Way]
Topic:
- Experience taught me that working families are often just one pay check away from economic disaster. And it showed me first-hand the importance of every family having access to good health care.
[ Access Away Care Check Disaster Economic Every Experience Families Family First-Hand Good Having Health Importance Just Often Pay Showed Taught Working]
Topic:
- Can advertising foist an inferior product on the consumer? Bitter experience has taught me that it cannot. On those rare occasions when I have advertised products which consumer tests have found inferior to other products in the same field, the results have been disastrous.
[ Advertised Advertising Been Bitter Cannot Consumer Disastrous Experience Field Foist Found Inferior Occasions Other Product Products Rare Results Same Taught Tests Those Which]
Topic:
- One was never taught how to begin at drama school. But all it required was one intake of breath.
[ Begin Breath Drama How Intake Never Required School Taught]
Topic:
- Traditionalists often study what is taught, not what there is to create.
[ Create Often Study Taught Traditionalists]
Topic:
- It was not just that Ross Macdonald taught us how to write; he did something much more, he taught us how to read, and how to think about life, and maybe, in some small, but mattering way, how to live.
[ Did How Just Life Live Macdonald Maybe More Much Read Ross Small Some Something Taught Think Us Way Write]
Topic:
- History has taught us over and over again that freedom is not free. When push comes to shove, the ultimate protectors of freedom and liberty are the brave men and women in our armed forces. Throughout our history, they've answered the call in bravery and sacrifice.
[ Again Answered Armed Brave Bravery Call Comes Forces Free Freedom History Liberty Men Our Over Protectors Push Sacrifice Shove Taught Throughout Ultimate Us Women]
Topic:
- He who is taught to live upon little owes more to his father's wisdom than he who has a great deal left him does to his father's care.
[ Care Deal Does Father Great Him His Left Little Live More Owes Taught Than Upon Wisdom]
Topic:
- I feel that I learned far more from my students than I could possibly have taught them.
[ Could Far Feel Learned More Possibly Students Taught Than Them]
Topic:
- He taught me literature, and he actually taught me how to read. He was my personal mentor.
[ Actually How Literature Mentor Personal Read Taught]
Topic:
- He taught me never to smile, which helps me when I visit disaster sites.
[ Disaster Helps Never Sites Smile Taught Visit Which]
Topic:
- 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.
[ Avenue Dollars Down Feel Fifth Fifty Found Gonna How Hundred Keep Lesson Lost Rather Realized Return Taught Than Thought Today Walking Wallet Want Well Would]
Topic:
- We are taught to consume. And that's what we do. But if we realized that there really is no reason to consume, that it's just a mind set, that it's just an addiction, then we wouldn't be out there stepping on people's hands climbing the corporate ladder of success.
[ Addiction Climbing Consume Corporate Hands Just Ladder Mind Out Realized Really Reason Set Stepping Success Taught Then]
Topic:
- Luckily, thanks to the way my parents taught me, I think I can handle the fame in the right manner.
[ Fame Handle Luckily Manner Parents Right Taught Thanks Think Way]
Topic:
- Through F1, I bought my own boat. I learned to fly my own plane and helicopter. And my job with my company is a reflection of everything motor racing taught me.
[ Boat Bought Company Everything F1 Fly Helicopter Job Learned Motor Own Plane Racing Reflection Taught Through]
Topic:
- If the 20th century taught us anything, it is to be cautious about the work impossible.
[ Anything Cautious Century Impossible Taught Us Work]
Topic:
- Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
[ Intelligence Madness Science Sublimity Taught Us Yet]
Topic:
- The generous Critic fann'd the Poet's fire, And taught the world with reason to admire.
[ Admire Critic Fire Generous Poet Reason Taught World]
Topic:
- And I taught acting for years, and without knowing it that was the real thing that started bending me toward directing.
[ Acting Bending Directing Knowing Real Started Taught Thing Toward Without Years]
Topic:
- Men must be taught as if you taught them not, and things unknown proposed as things forgot.
[ Forgot Men Must Proposed Taught Them Things Unknown]
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- Eight years involved with the nuclear industry have taught me that when nothing can possible go wrong and every avenue has been covered, then is the time to buy a house on the next continent.
[ Avenue Been Buy Continent Covered Eight Every Go House Industry Involved Next Nothing Nuclear Possible Taught Then Time Wrong Years]
Topic:
- Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is a time to honor the greatest champion of racial equality who taught a nation - through compassion and courage - about democracy, nonviolence and racial justice.
[ Champion Compassion Courage Day Democracy Equality Greatest Honor Jr Justice King Luther Martin Nation Nonviolence Racial Taught Through Time]
Topic:
- To grieve is something extremely difficult, we don't even know how to begin to grieve, and I don't know how you can be taught to grieve.
[ Begin Difficult Even Extremely Grieve How Know Something Taught]
Topic:
- I guess I had it made. My mother gave me advice - she taught me that women like to be looked in the eye - and my grandmother gave me condoms.
[ Advice Condoms Eye Gave Grandmother Guess Had Looked Made Mother She Taught Women]
Topic:
- Instead of being taught independence, energy, and enterprise, our youth today is taught to look for security.
[ Being Energy Enterprise Independence Instead Look Our Security Taught Today Youth]
Topic:
- I got my first guitar at age of 7 and never laid it down. Momma taught me G, C, and D. I was off to the races son!
[ Age Down First Got Guitar Laid Momma Never Off Races Son Taught]
Topic:
- I taught a lot of art history, especially Chinese, Japanese, and Indian. But the painting classes came back. The nudes came back. Not so much the still lifes. So now our department is the worst department, partly because it has the worst facilities.
[ Art Back Because Came Chinese Classes Department Especially Facilities History Indian Japanese Lifes Lot Much Now Nudes Our Painting Partly Still Taught Worst]
Topic:
- Few have been taught to any purpose who have not been their own teachers.
[ Any Been Few Own Purpose Taught Teachers Their]
Topic:
- The thing should have plot and character, beginning, middle and end. Arouse pity and then have a catharsis. Those were the best principles I was ever taught.
[ Arouse Beginning Best Catharsis Character End Ever Middle Pity Plot Principles Should Taught Then Thing Those Were]
Topic:
- So I think, if September 11 taught us anything, it taught us that we're vulnerable, and vulnerable in ways that we didn't fully understand.
[ Anything Fully September Taught Think Understand Us Vulnerable Ways]
Topic:
- Since an early age I was taught to be very politically aware and knew from childhood that the process was something I wanted to contribute towards if I could.
[ Age Aware Childhood Contribute Could Early Knew Politically Process Since Something Taught Towards Very Wanted]
Topic:
- Janis Joplin is definitely one of my biggest influences. She taught me how to feel music, and I don't think there's anyone like her that could bring such pain and emotion to a song.
[ Anyone Biggest Bring Could Definitely Emotion Feel Her How Influences Janis Joplin Music Pain She Song Such Taught Think]
Topic:
- Many people who excel are self-taught.
[ Excel Many Self-Taught]
Topic:
- As long as algebra is taught in school, there will be prayer in school.
[ Algebra Long Prayer School Taught Will]
Topic:
- I think women are taught to ask permission about everything. We don't realize that we are entitled and we do have a say in our lives.
[ Ask Entitled Everything Lives Our Permission Realize Say Taught Think Women]
Topic:
- I was taught to play that way when I was in high school and even before I got to high school.
[ Before Even Got High Play School Taught Way]
Topic:
- The Dewey decimal system really works. So that's all I needed to know. Elementary school taught me that.
[ Decimal Elementary Know Needed Really School System Taught Works]
Topic:
- My father taught me that the only way you can make good at anything is to practice, and then practice some more.
[ Anything Father Good Make More Only Practice Some Taught Then Way]
Topic: Dad
- One of the most amazing things I got from the film, so much green screen, there are so many moments and it really taught me about how important it is to have an intention when flying, when going somewhere and having an intention.
[ Amazing Film Flying Going Got Green Having How Important Intention Many Moments Most Much Really Screen Somewhere Taught Things]
Topic:
- Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward in the same direction.
[ Consist Direction Does Each Gazing Life Looking Love Other Outward Same Taught Us]
Topic:
- I was taught you never, ever disrespect your opponent or your teammates or your organization or your manager and never, ever your uniform.
[ Disrespect Ever Manager Never Opponent Organization Taught Teammates Uniform Your]
Topic:
- It was Neuberger who first taught me how to do research, both technically and as a way of life, and I owe much to him.
[ Both First Him How Life Much Owe Research Taught Technically Way]
Topic:
- The French revolution taught us the rights of man.
[ French Man Revolution Rights Taught Us]
Topic:
- Education is what remains when we have forgotten all that we have been taught.
[ Been Education Forgotten Remains Taught]
Topic:
- It has been shown that, in contrast to everything which classical national economy has hitherto taught, not the producer but the consumer is the ruling factor in economic life.
[ Been Classical Consumer Contrast Economic Economy Everything Factor Hitherto Life National Producer Ruling Shown Taught Which]
Topic:
- 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.
[ Century Confront End Evil Fails Far Genocide Go Heed How Lessons Murderers Stand Taught These Time Unbridled Up Us Will World]
Topic:
- He taught me how to fly on my own and learn the tricks.
[ Fly How Learn Own Taught Tricks]
Topic:
- Oxford also taught me something else - it taught me scepticism.
[ Also Else Oxford Scepticism Something Taught]
Topic:
- I was a teacher for a long time. I taught at a community college: voice, theory, humanities. And nowadays, music education is a dying thing. Funding is being cut more and more and more.
[ Being College Community Cut Dying Education Funding Humanities Long More Music Nowadays Taught Teacher Theory Thing Time Voice]
Topic:
- How can you dare teach a man to read until you've taught him everything else first?
[ Dare Else Everything First Him How Man Read Taught Teach Until]
Topic:
- Several professional athletes have wrongly taught many young Americans by example that the only way to succeed in sports is to take steroids.
[ Americans Athletes Example Many Only Professional Several Sports Steroids Succeed Take Taught Way Wrongly Young]
Topic:
- 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.
[ Achieve Audience Course Depressed Drama Great Hunt Lesson Look Masked Masks Moving Other Profundity Royal Seeing Sun Taught Then Were]
Topic:
- I still think of myself as a stage actor. When I do film and television I try to implement what I was taught to do in theatre, to try to stretch into characters that are far from myself.
[ Actor Characters Far Film Implement Into Myself Stage Still Stretch Taught Television Theatre Think Try]
Topic:
- I was raised by a single mother who made a way for me. She used to scrub floors as a domestic worker, put a cleaning rag in her pocketbook and ride the subways in Brooklyn so I would have food on the table. But she taught me as I walked her to the subway that life is about not where you start, but where you're going. That's family values.
[ Brooklyn Cleaning Domestic Family Floors Food Going Her Life Made Mother Pocketbook Put Raised Ride Scrub She Single Start Subway Table Taught Used Values Walked Way Where Worker Would]
Topic: Mom
- My mother taught me to read.
[ Mother Read Taught]
Topic:
- I taught myself how to play when I was about 13. I'm a lefty.
[ How Lefty Myself Play Taught]
Topic:
- I went to graduate school at Harvard for one year I worked in the state legislature in Sacramento for one year. I taught school in Compton for two years.
[ Graduate Harvard Legislature Sacramento School State Taught Two Went Worked Year Years]
Topic:
- I get whatever placidity I have from my father. But my mother taught me how to take it on the chin.
[ Chin Father Get How Mother Take Taught Whatever]
Topic: Parenting
- My experiences have taught me a lot and I'm happy with my learnings, if not with what I went through to learn.
[ Experiences Happy Learn Lot Taught Through Went]
Topic: Experience
- As kids we're not taught how to deal with success; we're taught how to deal with failure. If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. If at first you succeed, then what?
[ Again Deal Failure First How Kids Succeed Success Taught Then Try]
Topic:
- I am a very conscientious golfer. I count every stroke. I learned to play that way. That is the only way I can play. It taught me to be honest. There is no greater virtue than honesty.
[ Am Conscientious Count Every Golfer Greater Honest Honesty Learned Only Play Stroke Taught Than Very Virtue Way]
Topic:
- I think the Church is a conduit to God. The Church is not God. And I think that from the very beginning Jesus taught us that.
[ Beginning Church Conduit God Jesus Taught Think Us Very]
Topic:
- Experience has taught me how important it is to just keep going, focusing on running fast and relaxed. Eventually it passes and the flow returns. It's part of racing.
[ Eventually Experience Fast Flow Focusing Going How Important Just Keep Part Passes Racing Relaxed Returns Running Taught]
Topic:
- One of the things Mr. Kennedy taught me was that in laying out a new project, you shouldn't try to cope with every little problem.
[ Cope Every Kennedy Laying Little Mr New Out Problem Project Taught Things Try]
Topic:
- Community service has taught me all kinds of skills and increased my confidence. You go out there and think on your feet, work with others and create something from nothing. That's what life's all about.
[ Community Confidence Create Feet Go Increased Kinds Life Nothing Others Out Service Skills Something Taught Think Work Your]
Topic:
- It is a mistake to suppose that men succeed through success; they much oftener succeed through failures. Precept, study, advice, and example could never have taught them so well as failure has done.
[ Advice Could Done Example Failure Failures Men Mistake Much Never Oftener Precept Study Succeed Success Suppose Taught Them Through Well]
Topic:
- Michael Coleman, now that was a boy that taught me some stuff too.
[ Boy Coleman Michael Now Some Stuff Taught Too]
Topic:
- For shameful deeds are taught by shameful deeds.
[ Deeds Shameful Taught]
Topic:
- My father taught me how to substitute realities.
[ Father How Realities Substitute Taught]
Topic: Dad
- I read over a hundred books a year and have done so since I was fifteen years old, and every book I've read has taught me something.
[ Book Books Done Every Fifteen Hundred Old Over Read Since Something Taught Year Years]
Topic:
- My wife, my family, my friends - they've all taught me things about love and what that emotion really means. In a nutshell, loving someone is about giving, not receiving.
[ Emotion Family Friends Giving Love Loving Means Nutshell Really Receiving Someone Taught Things Wife]
Topic:
- That's how I taught myself how to draw - tracing the ads and petting new clothes on the models.
[ Ads Clothes Draw How Models Myself New Taught Tracing]
Topic:
- I've taught statistics, math courses and what I've found is that often if you teach them algebraically the formulas, you'll have one group of kids doing well.
[ Courses Doing Formulas Found Group Kids Math Often Statistics Taught Teach Them Well]
Topic:
- The fire burns as the novel taught it how.
[ Burns Fire How Novel Taught]
Topic:
- I was recruited to teach 9-year-olds. I taught for two years.
[ Recruited Taught Teach Two Years]
Topic:
- The Legislature of Lower Canada, consisting chiefly of Roman Catholics, could hardly be expected to support a church which they were taught to consider heretical, and in Upper Canada the scanty means at the disposal of the Government, precluded all hope.
[ Canada Catholics Chiefly Church Consider Consisting Could Disposal Expected Government Hardly Heretical Hope Legislature Lower Means Roman Scanty Support Taught Upper Were Which]
Topic:
- The trouble with music appreciation in general is that people are taught to have too much respect for music they should be taught to love it instead.
[ Appreciation General Instead Love Much Music Respect Should Taught Too Trouble]
Topic:
- My mother always taught me, even my dad, just never let other people's opinions of you shape your opinion of yourself. And I never have and I never will.
[ Always Dad Even Just Mother Never Opinion Opinions Other Shape Taught Will Your Yourself]
Topic:
- I am beginning to suspect all elaborate and special systems of education. They seem to me to be built up on the supposition that every child is a kind of idiot who must be taught to think.
[ Am Beginning Built Child Education Elaborate Every Idiot Kind Must Seem Special Supposition Suspect Systems Taught Think Up]
Topic:
- I wasn't actually trained by my mother, she said she never taught me but she was a great singer herself and I can't remember when I didn't listen to her sing and imitate her.
[ Actually Great Her Herself Imitate Listen Mother Never Remember Said She Sing Singer Taught Trained]
Topic:
- Bergman has a very special eye for people. His background taught him to listen and to feel.
[ Background Bergman Eye Feel Him His Listen Special Taught Very]
Topic:
- Although I am basically self taught, I consider Debussy my teacher - the most important elements are colour, light and shadow.
[ Although Am Basically Colour Consider Debussy Elements Important Light Most Self Shadow Taught Teacher]
Topic:
- If football taught me anything about business, it is that you win the game one play at a time.
[ Anything Business Football Game Play Taught Time Win]
Topic:
- One of the things being in politics has taught me is that men are not a reasoned or reasonable sex.
[ Being Men Politics Reasonable Reasoned Sex Taught Things]
Topic:
- My mom always taught me to be sweet and polite and cross my legs because it's what the guys like. Actually, they like a raunchy girl once in a while.
[ Actually Always Because Cross Girl Guys Legs Mom Once Polite Sweet Taught While]
Topic:
- We've been taught to believe that actions speak louder than words. But I think words speak pretty loud all of our lives; we carry these words in our head.
[ Actions Been Believe Carry Head Lives Loud Louder Our Pretty Speak Taught Than These Think Words]
Topic:
- No man is so foolish but he may sometimes give another good counsel, and no man so wise that he may not easily err if he takes no other counsel than his own. He that is taught only by himself has a fool for a master.
[ Another Counsel Easily Err Fool Foolish Give Good Himself His Man Master May Only Other Own Sometimes Takes Taught Than Wise]
Topic:
- The way I grew up, I was always taught that it's uncouth to talk about money, and that's not what should inspire you.
[ Always Grew Inspire Money Should Talk Taught Uncouth Up Way]
Topic:
- I have my parents to thank for that, they raised me to be active and play all sports. They taught me the importance of staying healthy, being focused and setting goals in whatever I do.
[ Active Being Focused Goals Healthy Importance Parents Play Raised Setting Sports Staying Taught Thank Whatever]
Topic:
- There is all the difference in the world between teaching children about religion and handing them over to be taught by the religious.
[ Between Children Difference Handing Over Religion Religious Taught Teaching Them World]
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- The studios knew how to build a star, and they knew what to do with you. They also taught you everything.
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- All four elements were happening in equal measure - the cuisine, the wine, the service, and the overall ambience. It taught me that dining could happen at a spiritual level.
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- Experience taught me a few things. One is to listen to your gut, no matter how good something sounds on paper. The second is that you're generally better off sticking with what you know. And the third is that sometimes your best investments are the ones you don't make.
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- I think the ability to focus is a thread that runs through so-called successful people. And that's something that can be developed. It can be self-taught.
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- Dad taught me everything I know. Unfortunately, he didn't teach me everything he knows.
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- I'm convinced there's a small room in the attic of the Foreign Office where future diplomats are taught to stammer.
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- I was taught to think the next week or month or year will only get better than it is today. So I just keep waiting to see hoe great it will get!
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- I sincerely believe I could have wounded up in a lot of trouble if I had not been taught as a boy to fear Hell, and to believe that certain wicked acts could lead me to damnation.
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- I suppose you could sum up the religious aspects of my boyhood by saying it was a time of life when I was taught the difference between right and wrong as it specifically applied to Catholicism.
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- Emotions have taught mankind to reason.
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- The things we know best are the things we haven't been taught.
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- Some girls are taught to be sexy.
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- I got to grow up with a mother who taught me to believe in me.
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- When I was five my parents bought me a ukulele for Christmas. I quickly learned how to play it with my father's guidance. Thereafter, my father regularly taught me all the good old fashioned songs.
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- They taught us because they wanted to pass the knowledge on and educate young musicians. It was not because they had to teach because they failed as musicians. There is a huge difference in the reasons why someone is teaching and what they can offer and what they cannot offer.
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- If faith in ourselves had been more extensively taught and practiced, I am sure a very large portion of the evils and miseries that we have would have vanished.
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- I was taught that the human brain was the crowning glory of evolution so far, but I think it's a very poor scheme for survival.
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- His love at once and dread instruct our thought; As man He suffer'd and as God He taught.
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- One either has to believe in a God who's terribly prejudiced, or disbelieve the teachings of such exclusionary theologies. Religions have taught us that 'we are better than they.'
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- Thank you for the sacrifices you and your families are making. Our Vietnam Veterans have taught us that no matter what are positions may be on policy, as Americans and patriots, we must support all of our soldiers with our thoughts and our prayers.
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- The myths underlying our culture and underlying our common sense have not taught us to feel identical with the universe, but only parts of it, only in it, only confronting it - aliens.
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- We have been taught to regard a representative of the people as a sentinel on the watch-tower of liberty.
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- Richard Hugo taught me that anyone with a desire to write, an ear for language and a bit of imagination could become a writer. He also, in a way, gave me permission to write about northern Montana.
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- AIDS can destroy a family if you let it, but luckily for my sister and me, Mom taught us to keep going. Don't give up, be proud of who you are, and never feel sorry for yourself.
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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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- It is true that the poet does not directly address his neighbors; but he does address a great congress of persons who dwell at the back of his mind, a congress of all those who have taught him and whom he has admired; they constitute his ideal audience and his better self.
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- My father has taught me all the tricks of the boys at an early age, which has made me very careful.
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- The innocence that feels no risk and is taught no caution, is more vulnerable than guilt, and oftener assailed.
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- If history and science have taught us anything, it is that passion and desire are not the same as truth.
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- While at Cal Tech I talked a lot with Jon Mathews, then a junior faculty member; he taught me how to use the Institute's computer; we also went on hikes together.
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- Nothing of any importance can be taught. It can only be learned, and with blood and sweat.
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- This has taught me that being pleasant is always so much more productive, for I know well the rewards for being good-natured.
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- Being down in Orlando, Florida, where we filmed the movie, I learned how to bass fish. Jerry Reed, who plays the villain in the movie, taught me how to bass fish.
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- Programming is usually taught by examples.
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- I was in the band as a boy and was taught music and learned to compose.
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- At our college we were taught a universal approach to find out about a person: what problems the person has, what difficulties, what personal tendencies and likings.
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- One of the last courses I taught was on the Russian short story, which I love.
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- Taught from infancy that beauty is woman's sceptre, the mind shapes itself to the body, and roaming round its gilt cage, only seeks to adorn its prison.
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- Negro banks, as a rule, have failed because the people, taught that their own pioneers in business cannot function in this sphere, withdrew their deposits.
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- I was born in Long Branch, New Jersey, and no one had ever taught anybody that young, back in those days.
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- I never danced a step in my life so naturally. My first motion picture was a musical, and Bob Fosse was the choreographer. I didn't exactly dance for Fosse, I just did the best that I could to do what he taught us to do.
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- He took me under his wing when I first came to the Rams and taught me everything - his technique in the pass rush, how to play off blockers, and how to make the big play.
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- Merlin really taught me how to concentrate, that you play each play as if it were the only play. And if you put all the plays together like that, then you'll come out on top.
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- A self-taught man usually has a poor teacher and a worse student.
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- My brother Larry. He taught me how hard work and dedication to the game was the only way to make it. He's taken care of all my business activities for me and my family for many years, and I thank him for that.
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- Since the nature of people is bad, to become corrected they must be taught by teachers and to be orderly they must acquire ritual and moral principles.
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- I'm very inspired by him-it was my father who taught us that an immigrant must work twice as hard as anybody else, that he must never give up.
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- Americans have been taught that their nation is civilized and humane. But, too often, U.S. actions have been uncivilized and inhumane.
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