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After a couple years of occasional lessons with Pass I moved to Boston to attend the New England Conservatory. Mark White
[ After Attend Boston Conservatory Couple England Lessons Moved New Occasional Pass Years]
About 25 years ago, I started out as a reporter covering politics. And that sort of just evolved into organized crime, because organized crime and politics were the same thing in Boston. Howie Carr
[ Ago Because Boston Covering Crime Evolved Into Just Organized Out Politics Reporter Same Sort Started Thing Were Years]
I resent the fact that people in places like Boston, New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, and San Francisco believe that they should be able to tell us how to live our lives, operate our businesses, and what to do with the land that we love and cherish. Wilford Brimley
[ Able Angeles Believe Boston Businesses Cherish Chicago Fact Francisco How Land Live Lives Los Love New Operate Our Places Resent San Should Tell Us York]
There isn't much discussion of ruling class in America even in Boston, probably one of the most class-conscious cities in the country? Iris Chang
[ America Boston Cities Class Country Discussion Even Most Much Probably Ruling]
Currently, Boston has only nine percent of the state's population - but we provide more than 16 percent of the jobs and 19 percent of the state's revenues. Thomas Menino
[ Boston Currently Jobs More Nine Only Percent Population Provide Revenues State Than]
The word survivor suggests someone who has emerged alive from a plane crash or a natural disaster. But the word can also refer to the loved ones of murder victims, and this was the sense in which it was used at a four-day conference in early June at Boston College. Godfried Danneels
[ Alive Also Boston College Conference Crash Disaster Early Emerged June Loved Murder Natural Ones Plane Refer Sense Someone Suggests Survivor Used Victims Which Word]
In Boston they have gone from large autonomous high schools to smaller schools within the same building. Michael Welch
[ Autonomous Boston Building Gone High Large Same Schools Smaller Within]
I'd rather entrust the government of the United States to the first 400 people listed in the Boston telephone directory than to the faculty of Harvard University. William F. Buckley, Jr.
[ Boston Directory Entrust Faculty First Government Harvard Listed Rather States Telephone Than United University]
A very considerable body of the German people live in America and propose to fight that Government. Bourke in his great speech last week welcoming the Belgian mission to Boston worked out the President's meaning with care. Shane Leslie
[ America Belgian Body Boston Care Considerable Fight German Government Great His Last Live Meaning Mission Out President Propose Speech Very Week Welcoming Worked]
I have just returned from Boston. It is the only thing to do if you find yourself up there. Fred Allen
[ Boston Find Just Only Returned Thing Up Yourself]
Boston is safe. And we're going to keep it safe. Thomas Menino
[ Boston Going Keep Safe]
I'm a kid from Boston. Rob Mariano
[ Boston Kid]
Since I do not believe that there should be different recommendations for people living in the Bronx and people living in Manhattan, I am uncomfortable making different recommendations for my patients in Boston and in Haiti. Paul Farmer
[ Am Believe Boston Bronx Different Haiti Living Making Manhattan Patients Recommendations Should Since Uncomfortable]
In New York, you couldn't wish for a nicer audience, or in L.A., Chicago, Boston. But when you get into secondary markets, they don't have a clue. Bryan Ferry
[ Audience Boston Chicago Clue Get Into Markets New Nicer Secondary Wish York]
We don't have a full black community in Boston. Our people are scattered. There's a middle class where I live in Highland Park but it's not like a piece of Washington or Chicago. Henry Hampton
[ Black Boston Chicago Class Community Full Live Middle Our Park Piece Scattered Washington Where]
One of my first jobs was at the Boston Globe. I worked in the sports department six months a year. When I was ready to graduate, the sports editor gave me a job as a schoolboy sports writer. Will McDonough
[ Boston Department Editor First Gave Globe Graduate Job Jobs Months Ready Schoolboy Six Sports Worked Writer Year]
Boston is known for its innovation. Thomas Menino
[ Boston Innovation Known]
I had never been to the playoffs, and it was exciting. The fans went through the roof. They were excited about the whole team. It was great to be traded to a city like Chicago, which was a lot like Boston. Dennis Eckersley
[ Been Boston Chicago City Excited Exciting Fans Great Had Lot Never Playoffs Roof Team Through Traded Went Were Which Whole]
My ship was also in better condition than when she sailed from Boston on her long voyage. She was still as sound as a nut, and as tight as the best ship afloat. She did not leak a drop - not one drop! Joshua Slocum
[ Afloat Also Best Better Boston Condition Did Drop Her Leak Long Nut Sailed She Ship Sound Still Than Tight Voyage]
At a Boston signing, someone from the audience asked why I was so obsessed with furniture in my books. The question rattled around in my head. I had no idea that I was obsessed with furniture. Jonathan Carroll
[ Around Asked Audience Books Boston Furniture Had Head Idea Obsessed Question Rattled Signing Someone Why]
My most memorable moment came in 1985 as we beat the Boston Celtics. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
[ Beat Boston Came Memorable Moment Most]
I felt like my pregnancy was a sacred moment for me. I stayed in Boston and I didn't work apart from the contracts I have, and then I only let them use my face. Gisele Bundchen
[ Apart Boston Contracts Face Felt Moment Only Pregnancy Sacred Stayed Them Then Use Work]
I guarantee you, if you could give me 10 points in all those seventh games against the Boston Celtics, instead of Bill Russell having 11 rings, I could've at least had nine or eight. Wilt Chamberlain
[ Against Bill Boston Could Eight Games Give Guarantee Had Having Instead Least Nine Points Rings Russell Seventh Those]
I won my first medal when I was nine years old. It was at the Boston Open. Nancy Kerrigan
[ Boston First Medal Nine Old Open Won Years]
The fans were so psyched that someone was doing a movie about a Boston fan that they were giving their all. Jimmy Fallon
[ Boston Doing Fan Fans Giving Movie Psyched Someone Their Were]
My father was the orphaned son of immigrants to the United States from Ireland. My father never knew his parents. His mother died - we're not sure - either at or shortly after his birth, and he and all of his siblings were placed in orphanages in the Boston area. George J. Mitchell
[ After Area Birth Boston Died Either Father His Immigrants Ireland Knew Mother Never Orphanages Orphaned Parents Placed Shortly Siblings Son States Sure United Were]
There's a lot of history in Boston and a lot of history, obviously, in New York with all the championships. Rafael Palmeiro
[ Boston Championships History Lot New Obviously York]
For every $5 that Boston's economy sends up to Beacon Hill, the state gives only $1 back to us. Thomas Menino
[ Back Beacon Boston Economy Every Gives Hill Only Sends State Up Us]
I fell in love with Boston, so hopefully, I'll be here for a long time. Johnny Damon
[ Boston Fell Here Hopefully Long Love Time]
And it was from Boston that one in every six American families began their journey into the land of the free. Thomas Menino
[ American Began Boston Every Families Free Into Journey Land Six Their]
Boston is the engine of the state's economy. Thomas Menino
[ Boston Economy Engine State]
Here's what I see all across this great city - people working together to make Boston a better place to live and to raise children, to grow and pursue dreams. Thomas Menino
[ Across Better Boston Children City Dreams Great Grow Here Live Make Place Pursue Raise See Together Working]
I'm definitely nervous and excited. I feel like I've been playing off-Broadway, not to say that Boston doesn't have a great theatre district or great theatre, but it's not going to Broadway; it's just a different city. Todd English
[ Been Boston Broadway City Definitely Different District Excited Feel Going Great Just Nervous Playing Say Theatre]
I recently did a piece for the Boston Pops and John Williams, and I hope that it's as well a composed piece as I've ever done for any other medium or occasion. Peter Maxwell Davies
[ Any Boston Composed Did Done Ever Hope John Medium Occasion Other Piece Pops Recently Well Williams]
Boston's freeway system is insane. It was clearly designed by a person who had spent his childhood crashing toy trains. Bill Bryson
[ Boston Childhood Clearly Crashing Designed Freeway Had His Insane Person Spent System Toy Trains]
A few years ago no hotel or restaurant in Boston refused Negro guests; now several hotels, restaurants, and especially confectionary stores, will not serve Negroes, even the best of them. Ray Stannard Baker
[ Ago Best Boston Especially Even Few Guests Hotel Hotels Negro Negroes Now Refused Restaurant Restaurants Serve Several Stores Them Will Years]
I write reviews of science books for the Boston Globe, so I like to give science books. Anthony Doerr
[ Books Boston Give Globe Reviews Science Write]
I watched Gretzky, I watched Lemieux. Maybe it's the time when you're playing, but for a kid coming into the league, you play the Boston Bruins and you just watched Bobby Orr. Marcel Dionne
[ Bobby Boston Coming Gretzky Into Just Kid League Maybe Orr Play Playing Time Watched]
There are some cities that I did take time out to study, 'cause I love history and one of them was Boston, and of course Rome and all of those places like that. But, in Syracuse or Rochester, or any of those places, no. Connie Francis
[ Any Boston Cause Cities Course Did History Love Out Places Rochester Rome Some Study Syracuse Take Them Those Time]
If Ted Williams just tip his cap once he could be elected Mayor of Boston in five minutes. Eddie Collins
[ Boston Cap Could Elected Five His Just Mayor Minutes Once Ted Tip Williams]
A Boston man is the east wind made flesh. Thomas Gold Appleton
[ Boston East Flesh Made Man Wind]
When I started at the Globe 40 years ago, there were seven newspapers in Boston and now there are only two. There were only three or four television stations in Boston and now there are a dozen. Will McDonough
[ Ago Boston Dozen Four Globe Newspapers Now Only Seven Started Stations Television Three Two Were Years]
When I go abroad I always sail from Boston because it is such a pleasant place to get away from. Oliver Herford
[ Abroad Always Away Because Boston Get Go Place Pleasant Sail Such]
They played Boston. They played at the Boston Tea Party and through an amazing chain of events I got to hang out with them backstage even though I was underage. Jonathan Richman
[ Amazing Backstage Boston Chain Even Events Got Hang Out Party Played Tea Them Though Through Underage]
We did experiments with the Boston Symphony for many years where we measured the angles of incidence of sound arriving at the ears of the audience, then took the measurements back to MIT and analyzed them. Amar Bose
[ Analyzed Angles Arriving Audience Back Boston Did Ears Experiments Incidence Many Measured Measurements Mit Sound Symphony Them Then Took Where Years]
I was born in Boston, Massachusetts on May 16, 1923, the only child of Joel and Sylvia Miller. Merton Miller
[ Born Boston Child Joel Massachusetts May Miller Only Sylvia]
I guess God made Boston on a wet Sunday. Raymond Chandler
[ Boston God Guess Made Sunday Wet]
There was a time when I was wondering about this business of going public, so I visited about a half-dozen companies in the Boston area, all of them formed by MIT faculty and all had gone public. Amar Bose
[ Area Boston Business Companies Faculty Formed Going Gone Had Mit Public Them Time Visited Wondering]
The frozen ocean... of Boston life. Julia Ward Howe
[ Boston Frozen Life Ocean]
And that's the mistake that was made with Steel Pier. Roger was caught between a rock and hard place. It would have cost a couple of million dollars more to take it to Boston or someplace first. So we opened about a month too early. Gregory Harrison
[ Between Boston Caught Cost Couple Dollars Early First Hard Made Million Mistake Month More Opened Place Rock Roger Someplace Steel Take Too Would]
We cut a few corners and brought the picture in under budget by $25,000, so Paramount let us go back to Boston with a small crew to shoot some additional footage. Arthur Hiller
[ Additional Back Boston Brought Budget Corners Crew Cut Few Footage Go Paramount Picture Shoot Small Some Under Us]
Our situation here, without any exaggeration, is beyond description almost; it is such as eye has not seen nor ear heard, nor hath it ever entered into the heart of men to conceive Boston ever to arrive at. Peter Oliver
[ Almost Any Arrive Beyond Boston Conceive Description Ear Entered Ever Exaggeration Eye Hath Heard Heart Here Into Men Nor Our Seen Situation Such Without]
Kev has these old Boston drills, where you all have to talk to each other, and interact, and it's helped us. Kevin Garnett
[ Boston Drills Each Helped Interact Old Other Talk These Us Where]
The VCR is to the American film producer and the American public as the Boston Strangler is to the woman alone. Jack Valenti
[ Alone American Boston Film Producer Public Vcr Woman]
Boston is an oasis in the desert, a place where the larger proportion of people are loving, rational and happy. Julia Ward Howe
[ Boston Desert Happy Larger Loving Oasis Place Proportion Rational Where]
Boston is actually the capital of the world. You didn't know that? We breed smart-ass, quippy, funny people. Not that I'm one of them. I just sorta sneaked in under the radar. John Krasinski
[ Actually Boston Breed Capital Funny Just Know Radar Sorta Them Under World]
Probably the biggest thing that surprises people is that I am obsessed with hockey. I grew up in the Boston area so I am obsessed with hockey since I was a little kid. Rob Zombie
[ Am Area Biggest Boston Grew Hockey Kid Little Obsessed Probably Since Surprises Thing Up]
I got private lessons in keyboard at Julliard, before New England Conservatory of Music in Boston. Bernie Worrell
[ Before Boston Conservatory England Got Julliard Keyboard Lessons Music New Private]
I'd like to think that the nature of the two teams - Boston being a championship team over the years and the Lakers, same thing - was a lot bigger than Larry Bird or Magic Johnson. Oscar Robertson
[ Being Bigger Bird Boston Championship Johnson Lakers Larry Lot Magic Nature Over Same Team Teams Than Thing Think Two Years]
I brought together experts from health care, business, academic institutions, and the community to develop a comprehensive blueprint for eliminating racial and ethnic disparities in health care in the City of Boston. Thomas Menino
[ Academic Blueprint Boston Brought Business Care City Community Comprehensive Develop Disparities Eliminating Ethnic Experts Health Institutions Racial Together]
So my father grew up in an orphanage in Boston. He was then adopted by an elderly childless couple from Maine, who gave him the name of Mitchell. He moved to Maine, and there he met my mother and was married. George J. Mitchell
[ Adopted Boston Childless Couple Elderly Father Gave Grew Him Maine Married Met Mitchell Mother Moved Name Orphanage Then Up]
And for the city's birthday, we will host events in every neighborhood of the city, inviting all of our residents to share in the celebration of Boston's great epic - the story of neighbors who support one another where it matters most. Thomas Menino
[ Another Birthday Boston Celebration City Epic Events Every Great Host Inviting Matters Most Neighborhood Neighbors Our Residents Share Story Support Where Will]
I first saw the light in the city of Boston in the year 1857. Edward Bellamy
[ Boston City First Light Saw Year]
What we're about is a manifestation of the Catholic roots of Boston College. William P. Leahy
[ Boston Catholic College Manifestation Roots]
I was also the romantic lead in The Boston Strangler - I was the only one that lived to tell the story - so I called myself the romantic lead. Sally Kellerman
[ Also Boston Called Lead Lived Myself Only Romantic Story Tell]
There's like a special group of people that come from different parts of the planet to study with me. It's nice. I just gave a workshop in Boston at the New England Conservatory, which was really nice. Charlie Haden
[ Boston Come Conservatory Different England Gave Group Just New Nice Parts Planet Really Special Study Which Workshop]
Tonight, I am pleased to announce that I have secured $1 million from the Convention Host Committee to fund the beautification of Boston's neighborhoods. Thomas Menino
[ Am Announce Boston Committee Convention Fund Host Million Neighborhoods Pleased Secured Tonight]
In the 1990s, we introduced Boston's community policing strategy. We reversed the tide of violent crime that threatened our city, and we established a national model for preventing and fighting crime. Thomas Menino
[ Boston City Community Crime Established Fighting Introduced Model National Our Policing Preventing Reversed Strategy Threatened Tide Violent]
In my freshman year in high school, I went to the only public high school in Boston with a theatre program. Donnie Wahlberg
[ Boston Freshman High Only Program Public School Theatre Went Year]
2004 was a great year for Boston! The Patriots won the Super Bowl! Boston hosted its first national political convention! And - the Red Sox won the World Series! Thomas Menino
[ Boston Bowl Convention First Great Hosted National Patriots Political Red Series Sox Super Won World Year]
Let's use the energy of this historic year to propel us toward our shared vision of a greater Boston. Thomas Menino
[ Boston Energy Greater Historic Our Propel Shared Toward Us Use Vision Year]
You know how the church has been hit so hard by the sexual misconduct by clergy, and what's that's done to Catholics, especially here in Boston but elsewhere as well. William P. Leahy
[ Been Boston Catholics Church Clergy Done Elsewhere Especially Hard Here Hit How Know Misconduct Sexual Well]
Was the crew well? Was I not? I had profited in many ways by the voyage. I had even gained flesh, and actually weighed a pound more than when I sailed from Boston. Joshua Slocum
[ Actually Boston Crew Even Flesh Gained Had Many More Pound Profited Sailed Than Voyage Ways Weighed Well]
When I was teaching in the 1960s in Boston, there was a great deal of hope in the air. Martin Luther King Jr. was alive, Malcolm X was alive; great, great leaders were emerging from the southern freedom movement. Jonathan Kozol
[ Air Alive Boston Deal Emerging Freedom Great Hope Jr King Leaders Luther Malcolm Martin Movement Southern Teaching Were]
I was raised in Boston by three older brothers and a very strong and empowering single mom. Eliza Dushku
[ Boston Brothers Empowering Mom Older Raised Single Strong Three Very]
In Boston serpents whistle at the cold. Robert Lowell
[ Boston Cold Serpents Whistle]
If you're writing a piece for the Boston Pops, the balance is towards one end. If you're writing a piece for a chamber music society, then it's towards another point. I won't make a final answer on that. I think it changes with every piece. Peter Maxwell Davies
[ Another Answer Balance Boston Chamber Changes End Every Final Make Music Piece Point Pops Society Then Think Towards Won Writing]
When I was to come to Washington the first time as Music Director of the Boston Symphony, Mrs. Johnson phoned us to find out if they could give us a party and who we would like to meet. Erich Leinsdorf
[ Boston Come Could Director Find First Give Johnson Meet Mrs Music Out Party Phoned Symphony Time Us Washington Would]
Paul Farmer has helped to build amazing health care system in one of the poorest areas of Haiti. He founded Partners in Health, which serves the destitute and the sick in many parts of the world from Haiti to Boston and from Russia to Peru. Tracy Kidder
[ Amazing Areas Boston Build Care Destitute Farmer Founded Haiti Health Helped Many Partners Parts Paul Peru Poorest Russia Serves Sick System Which World]
In Massachusetts, scientists have created the first human clone. The bad thing is that in thirty years, the clone will still be depressed because the Boston Red Sox will still have not won a World Series. Craig Kilborn
[ Bad Because Boston Clone Created Depressed First Human Massachusetts Red Scientists Series Sox Still Thing Thirty Will Won World Years]
Let's be very honest about what this is about. It's not about bashing Democrats, it's not about taxes, they have no idea what the Boston tea party was about, they don't know their history at all. This is about hating a black man in the White House. This is racism straight up. Janeane Garofalo
[ Black Boston Democrats Hating History Honest House Idea Know Man Party Racism Straight Taxes Tea Their Up Very White]
I don't believe a manager ever won a pennant. Casey Stengel won all those pennants with the Yankees. How many did he win with the Boston Braves and Mets? Sparky Anderson
[ Believe Boston Braves Casey Did Ever How Manager Many Mets Pennant Pennants Those Win Won Yankees]
I am in Boston right now, in fact, to do work at the New England Historical Genealogical Library, where I'm trying to finish up tracing my lineage back to the seventeenth century. Rick Moody
[ Am Back Boston Century England Fact Finish Genealogical Historical Library Lineage New Now Right Seventeenth Tracing Trying Up Where Work]