Quotations that match 'except'.

There is no longer a way out of our present situation except by forging a road toward our objective, violently and by force, over a sea of blood and under a horizon blazing with fire. Gamal Abdel Nasser
[ Blazing Blood Except Fire Force Forging Horizon Longer Objective Our Out Over Present Road Sea Situation Toward Under Violently Way]
The question of whether it's God's green earth is not at center stage, except in the sense that if so, one is reminded with some regularity that He may be dying. Edward Hoagland
[ Center Dying Earth Except God Green May Question Regularity Reminded Sense Some Stage Whether]
Due to the political nature of film, partisan film making, especially where the subject is close to the film makers hart, tend to be the norm, rather than the exception. Ben Edwards
[ Close Due Especially Exception Film Hart Makers Making Nature Norm Partisan Political Rather Subject Tend Than Where]
Scholarship except by accident is never the measure of a person's power. J. G. Holland
[ Accident Except Measure Never Person Power Scholarship]
I appreciate subtlety. I have never enjoyed a kiss in front of the camera. There's nothing to it except not getting your lipstick smeared. Hedy Lamarr
[ Appreciate Camera Enjoyed Except Front Getting Kiss Lipstick Never Nothing Smeared Subtlety Your]
There is no secret to success except hard work and getting something indefinable which we call 'the breaks.' In order for a writer to succeed, I suggest three things - read and write - and wait. Countee Cullen
[ Breaks Call Except Getting Hard Indefinable Order Read Secret Something Succeed Success Suggest Things Three Wait Which Work Write Writer]
I sit on a man's back, choking him and making him carry me, and yet assure myself and others that I am very sorry for him and wish to ease his lot by all possible means - except by getting off his back. Leo Tolstoy
[ Am Assure Back Carry Choking Ease Except Getting Him His Lot Making Man Means Myself Off Others Possible Sit Sorry Very Wish Yet]
Nothing is a matter of life and death except life and death. Angela Carter
[ Death Except Life Matter Nothing]
Americans are a quarter of a billion people who have almost nothing in common except for the fact they've been told they have lots in common. Doug Coupland
[ Almost Americans Been Billion Common Except Fact Lots Nothing Quarter Told]
When you have a country that can boast that more than 95 percent of its eligible workforce is employed and pumping money back into economy, that's exceptionally good news, especially as we prepare to observe Labor Day. J. D. Hayworth
[ Back Boast Country Day Economy Eligible Employed Especially Exceptionally Good Into Labor Money More News Observe Percent Prepare Pumping Than Workforce]
Object-oriented programming is an exceptionally bad idea which could only have originated in California. Edsger Dijkstra
[ Bad California Could Exceptionally Idea Only Originated Programming Which]
I'm lucky. The best possible place in the world for training is Addis Ababa, so I am home all the time except when I am racing. I like to be there, near my family, my kids, also the real estate business I run with my wife. Haile Gebrselassie
[ Also Am Best Business Estate Except Family Home Kids Lucky Near Place Possible Racing Real Run Time Training Wife World]
No one connected intimately with a writer has any appreciation of his temperament, except to think him overdoing everything. Zane Grey
[ Any Appreciation Connected Everything Except Him His Intimately Overdoing Temperament Think Writer]
Vegetarians are cool. All I eat are vegetarians - except for the occasional mountain lion steak. Ted Nugent Food
[ Cool Eat Except Lion Mountain Occasional Steak Vegetarians]
The Court made an exception, however, in the case of candidates contributing to their own campaigns because of the rather reasonable presumption that a candidate is incapable of corrupting himself. James L. Buckley
[ Because Campaigns Candidate Candidates Case Contributing Corrupting Court Exception Himself However Incapable Made Own Presumption Rather Reasonable Their]
There is nothing new in the world except the history you do not know. Harry S. Truman
[ Except History Know New Nothing World]
A lasting solution to this problem will have an exceptionally positive influence foremost on the peoples of Palestine and Israel, as well as on the region and the international community. Recep Tayyip Erdogan
[ Community Exceptionally Foremost Influence International Israel Lasting Palestine Peoples Positive Problem Region Solution Well Will]
During a political campaign everyone is concerned with what a candidate will do on this or that question if he is elected except the candidate; he's too busy wondering what he'll do if he isn't elected. Everett Dirksen
[ Busy Campaign Candidate Concerned During Elected Everyone Except Political Question Too Will Wondering]
Hemingway was a prisoner of his style. No one can talk like the characters in Hemingway except the characters in Hemingway. His style in the wildest sense finally killed him. William Burroughs
[ Characters Except Finally Hemingway Him His Killed Prisoner Sense Style Talk Wildest]
No one can find inner peace except by working, not in a self- centered way, but for the whole human family. Peace Pilgrim
[ Centered Except Family Find Human Inner Peace Way Whole Working]
Nothing is accidental in the universe - this is one of my Laws of Physics - except the entire universe itself, which is Pure Accident, pure divinity. Joyce Carol Oates
[ Accident Accidental Divinity Entire Except Itself Laws Nothing Physics Pure Universe Which]
But the power of instruction is seldom of much efficacy, except in those happy dispositions where it is almost superfluous. Edward Gibbon
[ Almost Dispositions Efficacy Except Happy Instruction Much Power Seldom Superfluous Those Where]
Every single pleasure I can imagine or have experienced is more delightful, more of a pleasure, if you take it in small sips, if you take your time. Reading is not an exception. Amos Oz
[ Delightful Every Exception Experienced Imagine More Pleasure Reading Single Small Take Time Your]
Penn State University is also nationally recognized for the exceptional research and patient care provided at the College of Medicine, located in my Congressional District in Hershey, PA. Tim Holden
[ Also Care College Congressional District Exceptional Hershey Located Medicine Nationally Pa Patient Penn Provided Recognized Research State University]
I think it's important to stretch as you get older, but I try to do basically all the things I did when I played, except I can't do them as well and as much. Mike Ditka
[ Basically Did Except Get Important Much Older Played Stretch Them Things Think Try Well]
I guess a small-town mayor is sort of like a community organizer, except that you have actual responsibilities. Sarah Palin
[ Actual Community Except Guess Mayor Organizer Responsibilities Small-Town Sort]
I told them I belong to the same organizations and clubs Mrs. Roosevelt belongs to, but with a few brave exceptions, I was still unable to do films or television for the next seven years. Lena Horne
[ Belong Belongs Brave Clubs Exceptions Few Films Mrs Next Organizations Roosevelt Same Seven Still Television Them Told Unable Years]
Man can learn nothing except by going from the known to the unknown. Claude Bernard
[ Except Going Known Learn Man Nothing Unknown]
I can't remember much about the early flights, except that it was ages before we got into First Class. Phil Collins
[ Ages Before Class Early Except First Flights Got Into Much Remember]
What are we out at the park for, except to win? Leo Durocher
[ Except Out Park Win]
You can put in all the difficulties, jumps, runs, and any other devilish complexities you like, except octave spans and similar features which do not suit the formation of hands. Johann Nepomuk Hummel
[ Any Complexities Devilish Difficulties Except Features Formation Hands Jumps Octave Other Put Runs Similar Spans Suit Which]
An enemy to whom you show kindness becomes your friend, excepting lust, the indulgence of which increases its enmity. Saadi
[ Becomes Enemy Enmity Excepting Friend Increases Indulgence Kindness Lust Show Which Whom Your]
Baseball is a game where a curve is an optical illusion, a screwball can be a pitch or a person, stealing is legal and you can spit anywhere you like except in the umpire's eye or on the ball. James Patrick Murray Sports
[ Anywhere Ball Baseball Curve Except Eye Game Illusion Legal Optical Person Pitch Spit Stealing Umpire Where]
My father never raised his hand to any one of his children, except in self-defense. Fred Allen Dad
[ Any Children Except Father Hand His Never Raised Self-Defense]
But you've got to understand what the other guy is about, even if at the end of the process you decide that there is no ground with this man or woman except to fight them. Lakhdar Brahimi
[ Decide End Even Except Fight Got Ground Guy Man Other Process Them Understand Woman]
Boast is always a cry of despair, except in the young it is a cry of hope. Bernard Berenson
[ Always Boast Cry Despair Except Hope Young]
The Haitian people are gentle and lovable except for their enormous and unconscious cruelty. Zora Neale Hurston
[ Cruelty Enormous Except Gentle Haitian Lovable Their Unconscious]
There is a time for all things - except marriage, my dear. Thomas Chatterton Marriage
[ Dear Except Marriage Things Time]
My decision to register women confirms what is already obvious throughout our society-that women are now providing all types of skills in every profession. The military should be no exception. Jimmy Carter
[ Already Confirms Decision Every Exception Military Now Obvious Our Profession Providing Register Should Skills Throughout Types Women]
It is tragic that the Fuehrer should have the whole nation behind him with the single exception of the Army generals. In my opinion it is only by action that they can now atone for their faults of lack of character and discipline. Alfred Jodl
[ Action Army Atone Behind Character Discipline Exception Faults Generals Him Lack Nation Now Only Opinion Should Single Their Tragic Whole]
I have written on all sorts of subjects... yet I have no enemies; except indeed all the Whigs, all the Tories, and all the Christians. David Hume
[ Christians Enemies Except Indeed Sorts Subjects Tories Whigs Written Yet]
Dad really had little to do with the songs, except to perform them. Nancy Sinatra
[ Dad Except Had Little Perform Really Songs Them]
Except here it's more power, more energy, younger and also in Europe it's still not only entertainment. Theater or films are looked at as a moral institution. That's why maybe they're so poetic. Here it's clear entertainment. Maximilian Schell
[ Also Clear Energy Entertainment Europe Except Films Here Institution Looked Maybe Moral More Only Poetic Power Still Theater Why Younger]
In Europe life is histrionic and dramatized, and in America, except when it is trying to be European, it is direct and sincere. William Dean Howells
[ America Direct Europe European Except Life Sincere Trying]
I love dogs. They live in the moment and don't care about anything except affection and food. They're loyal and happy. Humans are just too damn complicated. David Duchovny
[ Affection Anything Care Complicated Damn Dogs Except Food Happy Humans Just Live Love Loyal Moment Too]
There is nothing wrong in using people. The success never uses people except to their advantage. Mark Caine
[ Advantage Except Never Nothing Success Their Uses Using Wrong]
If you are going to achieve excellence in big things, you develop the habit in little matters. Excellence is not an exception, it is a prevailing attitude. Colin Powell
[ Achieve Attitude Big Develop Excellence Exception Going Habit Little Matters Prevailing Things]
Since that time I have had continuous contact with the persons who were completely unknown to me, except that I knew they would hand whatever information I gave them to the Russian authorities. Klaus Fuchs
[ Authorities Completely Contact Continuous Except Gave Had Hand Information Knew Persons Russian Since Them Time Unknown Were Whatever Would]
Humility is the foundation of all the other virtues hence, in the soul in which this virtue does not exist there cannot be any other virtue except in mere appearance. Saint Augustine
[ Any Appearance Cannot Does Except Exist Foundation Hence Humility Mere Other Soul Virtue Virtues Which]
The Homeland Security department doesn't have tasking authority in the intelligence community. They can ask for stuff, but they can't direct anything except inside their bureau. David Hunt
[ Anything Ask Authority Bureau Community Department Direct Except Homeland Inside Intelligence Security Stuff Their]
Life exists in the universe only because the carbon atom possesses certain exceptional properties. James Jeans
[ Atom Because Carbon Certain Exceptional Exists Life Only Possesses Properties Universe]
Heaven be thanked, we live in such an age when no man dies for love except upon the stage. John Osborne
[ Age Dies Except Heaven Live Love Man Stage Such Thanked Upon]
Mess is fairly good. It is like what is found in American hotels except for cake and pie. Knute Nelson
[ American Cake Except Fairly Found Good Hotels Mess Pie]
But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads? Albert Camus
[ Between Except Happiness Harmony Leads Life Man Simple]
The best leaders... almost without exception and at every level, are master users of stories and symbols. Thomas J. Peters
[ Almost Best Every Exception Leaders Level Master Stories Symbols Users Without]
Most people don't know that I am an accomplished dramatic actor... But I've performed in several Shakespeare productions including Hamlet, except in this version, Hamlet lives in an apartment with two women, and has to pretend he's gay so that the landlord won't evict him. John Ritter
[ Accomplished Actor Am Apartment Dramatic Except Gay Hamlet Him Including Know Landlord Lives Most Performed Pretend Productions Several Shakespeare Two Version Women Won]
I spent seven months in Africa and came back saying there isn't anything you can say about black people that you couldn't say about, say, pink people except that they're black. Larry Rivers
[ Africa Anything Back Black Came Except Months Pink Say Saying Seven Spent]
The actors are in control, getting outrageous amounts of money. The reason they're getting this kind of money is because the studios don't know what else to do. They don't have a clue about what to do except to pay an actor a lot of money. Peter Bogdanovich
[ Actor Actors Amounts Because Clue Control Else Except Getting Kind Know Lot Money Outrageous Pay Reason Studios]
There is nothing enduring in life for a woman except what she builds in a man's heart. Judith Anderson
[ Builds Enduring Except Heart Life Man Nothing She Woman]
Science does not permit exceptions. Claude Bernard
[ Does Exceptions Permit Science]
Socrates didn't care to visit the theater, as a rule, except when the plays of Euripides (which some think, he himself had helped to compose), were performed. Moses Mendelssohn
[ Care Compose Except Had Helped Himself Performed Plays Rule Socrates Some Theater Think Visit Were Which]
I had not taken a bath in a year nor changed my clothes or removed them except to stick a needle every hour in the fibrous grey wooden flesh of heroin addiction. I did absolutely nothing. William S. Burroughs
[ Absolutely Addiction Bath Changed Clothes Did Every Except Flesh Grey Had Hour Needle Nor Nothing Removed Stick Taken Them Wooden Year]
The Sun in London ran a front page declaring my bum a national treasure. I really did laugh at that. Its not like it can actually do anything, except wiggle. Kylie Minogue
[ Actually Anything Bum Declaring Did Except Front Laugh London National Page Ran Really Sun Treasure Wiggle]
French design hardly exists, except as artificial modernism. Christian Lacroix
[ Artificial Design Except Exists French Hardly Modernism]
I just really wanted to do art, except when I was taking those photographs of people I would make the clothes that I would photograph them in so I could control the whole thing. Stephen Sprouse
[ Art Clothes Control Could Except Just Make Photograph Photographs Really Taking Them Thing Those Wanted Whole Would]
A wedding is just like a funeral except that you get to smell your own flowers. Grace Hansen Marriage
[ Except Flowers Funeral Get Just Own Smell Wedding Your]
Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game. Donald Trump Finance
[ Big Except Excitement Game Keep Money Motivation Never Playing Real Score Way]
There is nothing to fear except the persistent refusal to find out the truth, the persistent refusal to analyze the causes of happenings. Dorothy Thompson
[ Analyze Causes Except Fear Find Happenings Nothing Out Persistent Refusal Truth]
Most Sunday magazines, with the New York Times as an exception, are kind of sleepy, weekend service vehicles to move living room products. David Talbot
[ Exception Kind Living Magazines Most Move New Products Room Service Sleepy Sunday Times Vehicles Weekend York]
I ask, sir, what is the militia? It is the whole people except for a few public officials. George Mason
[ Ask Except Few Militia Officials Public Sir Whole]
Whenever we have thanked these men and women for what they have done for us, without exception they have expressed gratitude for having the chance to help - because they grew as they served. Clayton Christensen
[ Because Chance Done Exception Expressed Gratitude Grew Having Help Men Served Thanked These Us Whenever Without Women]
Love is the same as like except you feel sexier. Judith Viorst
[ Except Feel Love Same Sexier]
Students of American history will recall that the important place where work gets done in the legislative body, almost without exception, is in the committees, more so than on the floor although sometimes more attention is paid to the floor. Paul Sarbanes
[ Almost Although American Attention Body Committees Done Exception Floor Gets History Important Legislative More Paid Place Recall Sometimes Students Than Where Will Without Work]
When I was a very young lawyer, I had a senior partner who advised me never to get mad, except on purpose. Warren Christopher
[ Advised Except Get Had Lawyer Mad Never Partner Purpose Senior Very Young]
Ban partial-birth abortion except to save mother's life. Jerry Weller
[ Abortion Ban Except Life Mother Save]
If repression has indeed been the fundamental link between power, knowledge, and sexuality since the classical age, it stands to reason that we will not be able to free ourselves from it except at a considerable cost. Michel Foucault
[ Able Age Been Between Classical Considerable Cost Except Free Fundamental Indeed Knowledge Link Ourselves Power Reason Repression Sexuality Since Stands Will]
I, I don't think anybody's continually happy, uh, except idiots, you know. You know, you have to have little moments of depression. Rube Goldberg
[ Anybody Continually Depression Except Happy Idiots Know Little Moments Think Uh]
Of the love or hatred God has for the English, I know nothing, but I do know that they will all be thrown out of France, except those who die there. Joan of Arc
[ Die English Except France God Hatred Know Love Nothing Out Those Thrown Will]
There's no reality except the one contained within us. That's why so many people live an unreal life. They take images outside them for reality and never allow the world within them to assert itself. Hermann Hesse
[ Allow Assert Contained Except Images Itself Life Live Many Never Outside Reality Take Them Unreal Us Why Within World]
Secretary Powell and I agree on every single issue that has ever been before this administration except for those instances where Colin's still learning. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Administration Agree Been Before Colin Ever Every Except Instances Issue Learning Powell Secretary Single Still Those Where]
Everything from the little house was in the wagon, except the beds and tables and chairs. They did not need to take these, because Pa could always make new ones. Laura Ingalls Wilder
[ Always Because Beds Chairs Could Did Everything Except House Little Make Need New Ones Pa Tables Take These Wagon]
We've finally given liberals a war against fundamentalism, and they don't want to fight it. They would, except it would put them on the same side as the United States. Ann Coulter
[ Against Except Fight Finally Fundamentalism Given Liberals Put Same Side States Them United Want War Would]
The uneducated person perceives only the individual phenomenon, the partly educated person the rule, and the educated person the exception. Franz Grillparzer
[ Educated Exception Individual Only Partly Perceives Person Phenomenon Rule Uneducated]
One can acquire everything in solitude except character. Stendhal
[ Acquire Character Everything Except Solitude]
The theory of cultural bias... is the idea that a culture is based on a particular form of organization. It can't be transplanted except to another variant of that organization. Mary Douglas
[ Another Based Bias Cultural Culture Except Form Idea Organization Particular Theory Transplanted Variant]
To not be modest about it, you'll find that with only a couple of exceptions, most of the musicians that I've worked with have done their best work by far with me. David Bowie
[ Best Couple Done Exceptions Far Find Modest Most Musicians Only Their Work Worked]
It is interesting to be here and to see that for certain actors they have to live in a way that you think of nobody living anymore except for in small towns. They have such elaborate double lives. Bill Condon
[ Actors Anymore Certain Double Elaborate Except Here Interesting Live Lives Living Nobody See Small Such Think Towns Way]
Systems are to be appreciated by their general effects, and not by particular exceptions. James F. Cooper
[ Appreciated Effects Exceptions General Particular Systems Their]
Compromise, n. Such an adjustment of conflicting interests as gives each adversary the satisfaction of thinking he has got what he ought not to have, and is deprived of nothing except what was justly his due. Ambrose Bierce
[ Adjustment Adversary Compromise Conflicting Deprived Due Each Except Gives Got His Interests Justly Nothing Ought Satisfaction Such Thinking]
All animals, except man, know that the principal business of life is to enjoy it. Samuel Butler
[ Animals Business Enjoy Except Know Life Man Principal]
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind. Dale Carnegie
[ Anywhere Except Exist Fear Mind]
Because we're sponsored by competing breweries there is always competition. When we were both fighting for ninth or 10th place, nobody really cared except the two companies. Larry Dixon
[ Always Because Both Breweries Cared Companies Competing Competition Except Fighting Ninth Nobody Place Really Sponsored Two Were]
None of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone. Thomas Carlyle
[ Accomplish Alone Anything Commanding Ever Excellent Except Heard Him Listens None Us Which Whisper Will]
It's a lot more comfortable, I must say. Ummm, I didn't think I'd be playing with another band, I kinda thought I was through with that, but I make an exception because they're nice people. Vivian Campbell
[ Another Band Because Comfortable Exception Kinda Lot Make More Must Nice Playing Say Think Thought Through Ummm]
The power of man has grown in every sphere, except over himself. Winston Churchill
[ Every Except Grown Himself Man Over Power Sphere]
You can't get the visual thing on the record as much as you'd like to. We produced this album, and we'd never done that before, except when we produced singles for ourselves. Alice Cooper
[ Album Before Done Except Get Much Never Ourselves Produced Record Singles Thing Visual]
Except for a few guitar chords, everything I've learned in my life that is of any value I've learned from women. Glenn Frey
[ Any Chords Everything Except Few Guitar Learned Life Value Women]
In the first years after 1989, films were partly financed from the state's budget as well as by public television. Still, except for a few special cases, most films are made this way. Andrzej Wajda
[ After Budget Cases Except Few Films Financed First Made Most Partly Public Special State Still Television Way Well Were Years]
Only because The Runaways were my baby and there's no reason to get it back together except to totally have fun. If that's not the goal, then I don't want to do it. Joan Jett
[ Baby Back Because Except Fun Get Goal Only Reason Runaways Then Together Totally Want Were]
There is no doubt that, with the exception of a very small number of people close to a vicious regime, the people of Iraq have been liberated and they understand that they've been liberated. Richard Perle
[ Been Close Doubt Exception Iraq Liberated Number Regime Small Understand Very Vicious]
We are all in this together. We will all make it or none of us will make it. If everyone cleans up their act except one big ole country, it isn't going to work. Ted Danson
[ Act Big Cleans Country Everyone Except Going Make None Ole Their Together Up Us Will Work]
Segregation never brought anyone anything except trouble. Paul Harris
[ Anyone Anything Brought Except Never Segregation Trouble]
There is no stronger craving in the world than that of the rich for titles, except that of the titled for riches. Hesketh Pearson
[ Craving Except Rich Riches Stronger Than Titled Titles World]
There is joy in work. There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something. Henry Ford Work
[ Accomplished Except Happiness Joy Realization Something Work]
There is no meaning to life except the meaning man gives his life by the unfolding of his powers. Erich Fromm Power
[ Except Gives His Life Man Meaning Powers Unfolding]
To be immortal is commonplace; except for man, all creatures are immortal, for they are ignorant of death; what is divine, terrible, incomprehensible, is to know that one is immortal. Jorge Luis Borges
[ Commonplace Creatures Death Divine Except Ignorant Immortal Incomprehensible Know Man Terrible]
Be able to hiccup silently, or at least without alerting neighbors to your situation. The first hiccup is an exception. Marilyn vos Savant
[ Able Exception First Least Neighbors Silently Situation Without Your]
Dying is an art, like everything else. I do it exceptionally well. I do it so it feels like hell. I do it so it feels real. I guess you could say I've a call. Sylvia Plath
[ Art Call Could Dying Else Everything Exceptionally Feels Guess Hell Real Say Well]
I've been writing Indian music for a while. Indian music is about Mother Earth, and mine is no exception. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Been Earth Exception Indian Mine Mother Music While Writing]
I reject the notion that America is in a well-deserved decline, that she and her citizens are unexceptional. I do not believe America is the problem in the world. I believe America is the solution to the world's problems. Rush Limbaugh
[ America Believe Citizens Decline Her Notion Problem Problems Reject She Solution World]
After all, life hasn't much to offer except youth, and I suppose for older people, the love of youth in others. F. Scott Fitzgerald
[ After Except Hasn Life Love Much Offer Older Others Suppose Youth]
There is no reason for anyone in this country, anyone except a police officer or a military person, to buy, to own, to have, to use a handgun... and the only way to do that is to change the Constitution. Michael Gartner
[ Anyone Buy Change Constitution Country Except Handgun Military Officer Only Own Person Police Reason Use Way]
Man has demonstrated that he is master of everything except his own nature. Henry Miller
[ Demonstrated Everything Except His Man Master Nature Own]
What is special about VOIP is that it's just another thing you can do on the Internet, whereas it is the only thing - or nearly the only thing with the exception of the dial-up modem and fax - that you can do on the public switched telephone network. Vinton Cerf
[ Another Exception Fax Internet Just Modem Nearly Network Only Public Special Switched Telephone Thing Whereas]
I live for playing live. All my records are live, since After the Gold Rush, with the exception of Trans and the vocals on Landing on Water. Neil Young
[ After Exception Gold Landing Live Playing Records Rush Since Vocals Water]
There are no constraints on the human mind, no walls around the human spirit, no barriers to our progress except those we ourselves erect. Ronald Reagan
[ Around Barriers Constraints Erect Except Human Mind Our Ourselves Progress Spirit Those Walls]
The decline of manners, the cynical pursuit without shame or restraint of personal advantage and of money characterizes our times, not without exceptions, of course, but more than we ought to be comfortable with. J. Irwin Miller
[ Advantage Characterizes Comfortable Course Cynical Decline Exceptions Manners Money More Ought Our Personal Pursuit Restraint Shame Than Times Without]
What 'multiculturalism' boils down to is that you can praise any culture in the world except Western culture - and you cannot blame any culture in the world except Western culture. Thomas Sowell
[ Any Blame Boils Cannot Culture Down Except Multiculturalism Praise Western World]
I don't particularly dislike any kind of person that might be reading my stuff. They like it and that's cool, but I don't do the work for any kind of group in particular, except for hobos, who just plain kick ass and light up my life. Jhonen Vasquez
[ Any Ass Cool Dislike Except Group Just Kick Kind Life Light Might Particular Particularly Person Plain Reading Stuff Up Work]
Nothing can bring a real sense of security into the home except true love. Billy Graham
[ Bring Except Home Into Love Nothing Real Security Sense True]
College had little effect on me. I'd have been the same writer if I'd gone to MIT, except I'd have flunked out sooner. Robert B. Parker
[ Been College Effect Except Flunked Gone Had Little Mit Out Same Sooner Writer]
It had all the earmarks of a CIA operation; the bomb killed everybody in the room except the intended target! William F. Buckley, Jr.
[ Bomb Cia Earmarks Everybody Except Had Intended Killed Operation Room Target]
Speech sounds cannot be understood, delimited, classified and explained except in the light of the tasks which they perform in language. Roman Jakobson
[ Cannot Classified Except Explained Language Light Perform Sounds Speech Tasks Understood Which]
There is nothing the matter with Americans except their ideals. The real American is all right; it is the ideal American who is all wrong. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ American Americans Except Ideal Ideals Matter Nothing Real Right Their Wrong]
Fort Leavenworth is in fact no fort, being without defensive works, except two block-houses. Francis Parkman
[ Being Defensive Except Fact Fort Leavenworth Two Without Works]
We have to say now we think the character of the party has changed so far it will take something very exceptional, something really out of the ordinary line to make us be convinced there's a chance of winning back the party. Shirley Williams
[ Back Chance Changed Character Convinced Exceptional Far Line Make Now Ordinary Out Party Really Say Something Take Think Us Very Will Winning]
I speak relatively little, except when I'm at home and I'm asking for things. Roger Moore
[ Asking Except Home Little Relatively Speak Things]
I like the fact that Jack is always wearing a tie except when he's on a mission. I do like it when I get out there and dress up, or dress down, a little bit. Victor Garber
[ Always Bit Down Dress Except Fact Get Jack Little Mission Out Tie Up Wearing]
Vitality is radiated from exceptional art and architecture. Arthur Erickson Art
[ Architecture Art Exceptional Radiated Vitality]
Change is inevitable - except from a vending machine. Robert C. Gallagher Change
[ Change Except Inevitable Machine Vending]
I am convinced that, except in a few extraordinary cases, one form or another of an unhappy childhood is essential to the formation of exceptional gifts. Thornton Wilder
[ Am Another Cases Childhood Convinced Essential Except Exceptional Extraordinary Few Form Formation Gifts Unhappy]
I have no consistency, except in politics; and that probably arises from my indifference to the subject altogether. Lord Byron
[ Altogether Arises Consistency Except Indifference Politics Probably Subject]
No man has a right to do what he pleases, except when he pleases to do right. Charles Simmons
[ Except Man Pleases Right]
To my fellow nominees, whoever they are - I'm not that familiar with their work - I just want to say, there's always next year - except, you know, for Ray Romano . Tony Shalhoub
[ Always Except Familiar Fellow Just Know Next Nominees Ray Say Their Want Whoever Work Year]
Japanese naval officers in dress whites are frequent guests at Pearl Harbor's officers' mess and are very polite. They always were. Except, of course, for that little interval there between 1941 and 1945. William Manchester
[ Always Between Course Dress Except Frequent Guests Harbor Interval Japanese Little Mess Naval Officers Pearl Polite Very Were Whites]
Nothing is either all masculine or all feminine except having sex. Marlo Thomas
[ Either Except Feminine Having Masculine Nothing Sex]
The facts of life are that a child who has seen war cannot be compared with a child who doesn't know what war is except from television. Sophia Loren
[ Cannot Child Compared Except Facts Know Life Seen Television War]
An artist has no home in Europe except in Paris. Friedrich Nietzsche
[ Artist Europe Except Home Paris]
I think all fiction should be fair game for the Christian market, except porn, of course. Jerry B. Jenkins
[ Christian Course Except Fair Fiction Game Market Should Think]
My Cape women are generally true to type - big hearted, motherly women who love the sea. My other characters, with the exception of the Portuguese, who I occasionally mention as Cape dwellers, are obviously drawn from the city types one sees in everyday life. Joseph C. Lincoln
[ Big Cape Characters City Drawn Dwellers Everyday Exception Generally Hearted Life Love Mention Obviously Occasionally Other Portuguese Sea Sees True Type Types Women]
'Be comfortable with who you are', reads the headline on the Hush Puppies poster. Are they mad? If people were comfortable with who they were, they'd never buy any products except the ones they needed, and then where would the advertising industry be? Charles Edwards
[ Advertising Any Buy Comfortable Except Headline Hush Industry Mad Needed Never Ones Poster Products Puppies Reads Then Were Where Would]
The British were indeed very far superior to the Americans in every respect necessary to military operations, except the revivified courage and resolution, the result of sudden success after despair. Mercy Otis Warren
[ After Americans British Courage Despair Every Except Far Indeed Military Necessary Operations Resolution Respect Result Success Sudden Superior Very Were]
I perceived how that it was impossible to establish the lay people in any truth except the Scripture were plainly laid before their eyes in their mother tongue. William Tyndale
[ Any Before Establish Except Eyes How Impossible Laid Lay Mother Perceived Plainly Scripture Their Tongue Truth Were]
Beauty is an outward gift which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused. Edward Gibbon
[ Beauty Been Despised Except Gift Outward Refused Seldom Those Which Whom]
Wars have never hurt anybody except the people who die. Salvador Dali War
[ Anybody Die Except Hurt Never Wars]
Most songs are somewhere between love and death, and mine are no exception. Robyn Hitchcock
[ Between Death Exception Love Mine Most Somewhere Songs]
Treat everyone with respect and kindness. Period. No exceptions. Kiana Tom
[ Everyone Exceptions Kindness Period Respect Treat]
There is no exception to the rule that every rule has an exception. James Thurber
[ Every Exception Rule]
We cannot solve life's problems except by solving them. M. Scott Peck
[ Cannot Except Life Problems Solve Solving Them]
The people who went on that airplane were unexceptional. Paul Greengrass
[ Airplane Went Were]
I don't know Dr. Rosenberg. I have never met her, I have never spoken or corresponded with this woman. And to my knowledge, she is ignorant of my work and background except in the very broadest of terms. Steven Hatfill
[ Background Broadest Corresponded Dr Except Her Ignorant Know Knowledge Met Never She Spoken Terms Very Woman Work]
I was making films about American society, and it is true that I never felt at home there, except perhaps when my wife and I lived on a farm in the San Fernando Valley. Douglas Sirk
[ American Except Farm Felt Fernando Films Home Lived Making Never Perhaps San Society True Valley Wife]
The question is, are we happy to suppose that our grandchildren may never be able to see an elephant except in a picture book? David Attenborough
[ Able Book Elephant Except Grandchildren Happy May Never Our Picture Question See Suppose]
Some genres I'm not a huge fan of but there are always exceptions that break the rules. There are always a few people doing it in a way weird enough to grab my attention. Ville Valo
[ Always Attention Break Doing Enough Exceptions Fan Few Genres Grab Huge Rules Some Way Weird]
Success is having to worry about every damn thing in the world, except money. Johnny Cash
[ Damn Every Except Having Money Success Thing World Worry]
Love conquers all things except poverty and toothache. Mae West
[ Conquers Except Love Poverty Things Toothache]
I think the crucial thing in the writing career is to find what you want to do and how you fit in. What somebody else does is of no concern whatever except as an interesting variation. James A. Michener
[ Career Concern Crucial Does Else Except Find Fit How Interesting Somebody Thing Think Variation Want Whatever Writing]
Our intent will not be to create gridlock. Oh, except maybe from time to time. Bob Dole
[ Create Except Intent Maybe Oh Our Time Will]
For example, I tend to personally reward myself for specific acts of exceptional discipline. Robert Vaughn
[ Acts Discipline Example Exceptional Myself Personally Reward Specific Tend]
There are certain wicked people in the world that you can't deal with except by force. John Keegan
[ Certain Deal Except Force Wicked World]
We cannot command Nature except by obeying her. Francis Bacon Nature
[ Cannot Command Except Her Nature Obeying]
I've really got no complaints about the way I played, just extremely frustrating with the putter and I'm sure there's a lot of other players saying the same thing except the guy who's going to win the golf tournament. Greg Norman
[ Complaints Except Extremely Frustrating Going Golf Got Guy Just Lot Other Played Players Putter Really Same Saying Sure Thing Tournament Way Win]
The single outstanding exception was the broad yet precise mandate communicated by the General Assembly in 1946 to prepare as soon as possible the Charter of Human Rights which the San Francisco Conference had not had the time or the courage to draw up. Rene Cassin
[ Assembly Broad Charter Communicated Conference Courage Draw Exception Francisco General Had Human Mandate Outstanding Possible Precise Prepare Rights San Single Soon Time Up Which Yet]
All I can tell them is pick a good one and sock it. I get back to the dugout and they ask me what it was I hit and I tell them I don't know except it looked good. Babe Ruth
[ Ask Back Dugout Except Get Good Hit Know Looked Pick Sock Tell Them]
There is no failure except in no longer trying. Elbert Hubbard
[ Except Failure Longer Trying]
You can put anything into words, except your own life. Max Frisch
[ Anything Except Into Life Own Put Words Your]
I had a patient once who dreamed she kept her husband in the deep freeze except for mating. Lots of men feel that way. Robert Johnson
[ Deep Dreamed Except Feel Freeze Had Her Husband Kept Lots Mating Men Once Patient She Way]
We know that there are unaccounted-for Scud and other ballistic missiles in Iraq. And part of the problem is that, since 1998, there has been no way to even get minimal information about those programs except through intelligence means. Condoleezza Rice
[ Ballistic Been Even Except Get Information Intelligence Iraq Know Means Minimal Missiles Other Part Problem Programs Since Those Through Way]
A radical generally meant a man who thought he could somehow pull up the root without affecting the flower. A conservative generally meant a man who wanted to conserve everything except his own reason for conserving anything. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Affecting Anything Conservative Conserve Conserving Could Everything Except Flower Generally His Man Meant Own Pull Radical Reason Root Somehow Thought Up Wanted Without]
The character is close to me, except that I haven't lived through those situations, so it's not completely me. Charlotte Gainsbourg
[ Character Close Completely Except Haven Lived Situations Those Through]
The federal government has sponsored research that has produced a tomato that is perfect in every respect, except that you can't eat it. We should make every effort to make sure this disease, often referred to as 'progress', doesn't spread. Andy Rooney
[ Disease Eat Effort Every Except Federal Government Make Often Perfect Produced Progress Referred Research Respect Should Sponsored Spread Sure Tomato]
After washing there was no place to pour the water except out of the window onto the heads of the people in the streets, which is the proper place to throw everything that is not wanted. Ellsworth Huntington
[ After Everything Except Heads Onto Out Place Pour Proper Streets Throw Wanted Washing Water Which Window]
Except for the occasional heart attack, I never felt better. Dick Cheney
[ Attack Better Except Felt Heart Never Occasional]
I believe that history has shape, order, and meaning; that exceptional men, as much as economic forces, produce change; and that passe abstractions like beauty, nobility, and greatness have a shifting but continuing validity. Camille Paglia
[ Abstractions Beauty Believe Change Continuing Economic Exceptional Forces Greatness History Meaning Men Much Nobility Order Passe Produce Shape Shifting Validity]
I enjoyed the crew. The best part about 'The X-Files' has been the crew. This crew is an exceptional family and to go to work with a bunch of people that you really like is great. They're all the best of the best and they really try to do the best job they can. I'll miss that. Robert Patrick
[ Been Best Bunch Crew Enjoyed Exceptional Family Go Great Job Miss Part Really Try Work]
The only thing that could spoil a day was people. People were always the limiters of happiness except for the very few that were as good as spring itself. Ernest Hemingway
[ Always Could Day Except Few Good Happiness Itself Only Spoil Spring Thing Very Were]
I have, indeed, no abhorrence of danger, except in its absolute effect - in terror. Edgar Allan Poe
[ Abhorrence Absolute Danger Effect Except Indeed Terror]
The city and province were given up to anarchy; the coloured people, elated with victory, proclaimed the slaughter of all whites, except the English, French, and American residents. Henry Walter Bates
[ American Anarchy City Coloured Elated English Except French Given Proclaimed Province Residents Slaughter Up Victory Were Whites]
All the rights secured to the citizens under the Constitution are worth nothing, and a mere bubble, except guaranteed to them by an independent and virtuous Judiciary. Andrew Jackson
[ Bubble Citizens Constitution Except Guaranteed Independent Judiciary Mere Nothing Rights Secured Them Under Virtuous Worth]
The Soviet Union was an exception, but even there chess players were not rich. Only Fischer changed that. Boris Spassky
[ Changed Chess Even Exception Fischer Only Players Rich Soviet Union Were]
All those people whose faces decorate the shopping bags of Barnes and Noble, with a few exceptions, would never get published today. Mark Crispin Miller
[ Bags Barnes Decorate Exceptions Faces Few Get Never Noble Published Shopping Those Today Whose Would]
There's nobody else that can double me - except for a doll. Verne Troyer
[ Doll Double Else Except Nobody]
Life is all memory, except for the one present moment that goes by you so quickly you hardly catch it going. Tennessee Williams
[ Catch Except Goes Going Hardly Life Memory Moment Present Quickly]
Nothing induces me to read a novel except when I have to make money by writing about it. I detest them. Virginia Woolf
[ Detest Except Induces Make Money Nothing Novel Read Them Writing]
There's no one actor in particular that I want to model my career after, except for the people who have been able to keep their career varied and who choose things that interest them. That opportunity is all I really want. Hugh Dancy
[ Able Actor After Been Career Choose Except Interest Keep Model Opportunity Particular Really Their Them Things Varied Want]
A prophet is not without honor except in his own country among his own people. Sun Ra
[ Among Country Except His Honor Own Prophet Without]
It seems to be a law in American life that whatever enriches us anywhere except in the wallet inevitably becomes uneconomic. Russell Baker
[ American Anywhere Becomes Enriches Except Inevitably Law Life Seems Us Wallet Whatever]
The album is a definite departure. I haven't written original material before, except for one song on my first album, but Elvis and I did six songs together on this one. Diana Krall
[ Album Before Definite Departure Did Elvis Except First Haven Material Original Six Song Songs Together Written]
I don't really know why I chose bass except that it was different than guitar. Trevor Dunn
[ Bass Chose Different Except Guitar Know Really Than Why]
Simply put, I believe we should not seek the lowest common denominator when it comes to wilderness and saddle a wilderness designation with exceptions, exclusions, and exemptions. Nick Rahall
[ Believe Comes Common Denominator Designation Exceptions Exemptions Lowest Put Saddle Seek Should Simply Wilderness]
Man is an exception, whatever else he is. If he is not the image of God, then he is a disease of the dust. If it is not true that a divine being fell, then we can only say that one of the animals went entirely off its head. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Animals Being Disease Divine Dust Else Entirely Exception Fell God Head Image Man Off Only Say Then True Went Whatever]
I apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort. Spiro T. Agnew
[ Apologize Deceive Except Lying Matters Promise Sort Won]
It is probably safe to say that all the changes of factual knowledge which have led to the relativity theory, resulting in a very great theoretical development, are completely trivial from any point of view except their relevance to the structure of a theoretical system. Talcott Parsons
[ Any Changes Completely Development Except Factual Great Knowledge Led Point Probably Relativity Relevance Resulting Safe Say Structure System Their Theoretical Theory Trivial Very View Which]
He was one of those men who possess almost every gift, except the gift of the power to use them. Charles Kingsley
[ Almost Every Except Gift Men Possess Power Them Those Use]
You never find an Englishman among the under-dogs except in England, of course. Evelyn Waugh
[ Among Course England Englishman Except Find Never]
Well let's see; I'm not obsessed with... I like Walt Disney except that you know, except for the horrible fascism. I love the art of it. I like a lot of things I don't agree with and that's one of them. Mark Morris
[ Agree Art Disney Except Fascism Horrible Know Lot Love Obsessed See Them Things Walt Well]
There is no evidence of any kind except that is directed toward Oswald. John Sherman Cooper
[ Any Directed Evidence Except Kind Oswald Toward]
As the age of television progresses the Reagans will be the rule, not the exception. To be perfect for television is all a President has to be these days. Gore Vidal
[ Age Days Exception Perfect President Progresses Reagans Rule Television These Will]
Oblivion is the rule and fame the exception, of humanity. Antoine Rivarol
[ Exception Fame Humanity Oblivion Rule]
I never force myself to be devout except when I feel so inspired, and never compose hymns of prayers unless I feel within me real and true devotion. Franz Schubert
[ Compose Devotion Devout Except Feel Force Hymns Inspired Myself Never Prayers Real True Unless Within]
There are those whose sole claim to profundity is the discovery of exceptions to the rules. Paul Eldridge
[ Claim Discovery Exceptions Profundity Rules Sole Those Whose]
I want to make this perfectly clear: you can be sure that I will never be a yes-man except to my own conscience. Charles Edison
[ Clear Conscience Except Make Never Own Perfectly Sure Want Will]
I am obliged to believe certain opinions myself. No man's belief will save me except my own. Anthony Collins
[ Am Belief Believe Certain Except Man Myself Obliged Opinions Own Save Will]
I never felt a feeling that I knew or could know to be unlike the feelings of other people. I never consciously thought, except after patterns that the world or my fellows set for me. Josiah Royce
[ After Consciously Could Except Feeling Feelings Fellows Felt Knew Know Never Other Patterns Set Thought Unlike World]
The czar was always sending us commands - you shall not do this and you shall not do that - till there was very little left that we might do, except pay tribute and die. Mary Antin
[ Always Commands Czar Die Except Left Little Might Pay Sending Shall Till Tribute Us Very]
There is no such thing as bad publicity except your own obituary. Brendan Behan
[ Bad Except Obituary Own Publicity Such Thing Your]
We are better than anyone, ain't we? Except for the Eagles, the Eagles are better than us. Sid Vicious
[ Anyone Better Eagles Except Than Us]
Woody Allen sets are very quiet. Extraordinary sense of power from a man who doesn't do anything except just stand there. F. Murray Abraham
[ Allen Anything Except Extraordinary Just Man Power Quiet Sense Sets Stand Very Woody]
Never be the only one, except, possibly, in your own home. Alice Walker
[ Except Home Never Only Own Possibly Your]
Al Gonzales is a dedicated public servant and exceptionally qualified to be our nation's next Attorney General. I know that a lot has been said about Judge Gonzales' life story. It is a story of the fulfillment of the American Dream. Mel Martinez
[ Al American Attorney Been Dedicated Dream Exceptionally Fulfillment General Gonzales Judge Know Life Lot Nation Next Our Public Qualified Said Servant Story]
It is true practically if not altogether without exception that the changes studied by any science tend to equilibrate or neutralize the forces which bring them about, and finally to come to rest. Frank Knight
[ Altogether Any Bring Changes Come Exception Finally Forces Neutralize Practically Rest Science Studied Tend Them True Which Without]
Put no inscription over the grave, except the date of my birth and my death; and, wherever I am buried, let the funeral be perfectly private, with as few persons attending, and as little show and expense as possible. Isaac Butt
[ Am Attending Birth Buried Date Death Except Expense Few Funeral Grave Inscription Little Over Perfectly Persons Possible Private Put Show Wherever]
All ambitions are lawful except those which climb upward on the miseries or credulities of mankind. Joseph Conrad Legal
[ Ambitions Climb Except Lawful Mankind Miseries Those Upward Which]
Permanent success cannot be achieved except by incessant intellectual labour, always inspired by the ideal. Sarah Bernhardt
[ Achieved Always Cannot Except Ideal Incessant Inspired Intellectual Labour Permanent Success]
I learned very early that our health is always impaired by some excess either of food or abstinence, and I never had any physician except myself. Giacomo Casanova
[ Abstinence Always Any Early Either Except Excess Food Had Health Impaired Learned Myself Never Our Physician Some Very]
Like a midwife, I make my living bringing new babies into the world, except that mine are new advertising campaigns. David Ogilvy
[ Advertising Babies Bringing Campaigns Except Into Living Make Midwife Mine New World]
To swear, except when necessary, is becoming to an honorable man. Marcus Fabius Quintilian
[ Becoming Except Honorable Man Necessary Swear]
Now I've had everything except for the thrill of watching Babe Ruth play. Joe DiMaggio
[ Babe Everything Except Had Now Play Ruth Thrill Watching]
A man will give up almost anything except his suffering. John Cleese
[ Almost Anything Except Give His Man Suffering Up Will]
I honor religion except when it gets into shedding blood. Rip Torn
[ Blood Except Gets Honor Into Religion Shedding]
I never give my real self. I have a hundred sides, and I turn first one way and then the other. I am playing a deep game. I have a number of strong cards up my sleeve. I have never been myself, excepting to two friends. Mary MacLane
[ Am Been Cards Deep Excepting First Friends Game Give Hundred Myself Never Number Other Playing Real Self Sides Sleeve Strong Then Turn Two Up Way]
There are very few men of genius in advertising agencies. But we need all we can find. Almost without exception they are disagreeable. Don't destroy them. They lay golden eggs. David Ogilvy
[ Advertising Agencies Almost Destroy Disagreeable Eggs Exception Few Find Genius Golden Lay Men Need Them Very Without]
Shaft was a pop culture figure along t he lines of, I guess, Dirty Harry - except that he wasn't as much of a racist. So yeah, I was always a fan. Jeffrey Wright
[ Along Always Culture Dirty Except Fan Figure Guess Harry Lines Much Pop Shaft Yeah]
The other saxophones, except as solo instruments, really don't have much point in the orchestra. Gerry Mulligan
[ Except Instruments Much Orchestra Other Point Really Saxophones Solo]
Of course, clothing fashions have always been impractical, except in Tahiti. Jacques Barzun
[ Always Been Clothing Course Except Fashions Impractical Tahiti]
And although our bodies are bounded with skin, and we can differentiate between outside and inside, they cannot exist except in a certain kind of natural environment. Alan Watts
[ Although Between Bodies Bounded Cannot Certain Differentiate Environment Except Exist Inside Kind Natural Our Outside Skin]
I know not why there is such a melancholy feeling attached to the remembrance of past happiness, except that we fear that the future can have nothing so bright as the past. Julia Ward Howe
[ Attached Bright Except Fear Feeling Future Happiness Know Melancholy Nothing Past Remembrance Such Why]
I've never been hurt by a sea creature, except for jellyfish and sea urchins. Peter Benchley
[ Been Creature Except Hurt Never Sea]
Sometimes people just want you to fail. Except your really good friends. I've always known who my best friends were. Kato Kaelin
[ Always Best Except Fail Friends Good Just Known Really Sometimes Want Were Your]
Nobody will ever deprive the American people of the right to vote except the American people themselves and the only way they could do this is by not voting. Franklin D. Roosevelt
[ American Could Deprive Ever Except Nobody Only Right Themselves Vote Voting Way Will]
A genius is one who can do anything except make a living. Joey Lauren Adams
[ Anything Except Genius Living Make]
The trouble is that after nine years as a Jack of all trades and Master of the Dominican Order, I have no expertise on anything except airports and exotic foods. Timothy Radcliffe
[ After Airports Anything Except Exotic Expertise Foods Jack Master Nine Order Trades Trouble Years]
Everybody has a heart. Except some people. Bette Davis
[ Everybody Except Heart Some]
Every man, in his own opinion, forms an exception to the ordinary rules of morality. William Hazlitt
[ Every Exception Forms His Man Morality Opinion Ordinary Own Rules]
The fifties - they seem to have taken place on a sunny afternoon that asked nothing of you except a drifting belief in the moment and its power to satisfy. Elizabeth Hardwick
[ Afternoon Asked Belief Drifting Except Fifties Moment Nothing Place Power Satisfy Seem Sunny Taken]
The problem and privilege we all have is being alive in this century and able to read this language. It makes any list meaningless except the list of an illiterate. John Sladek
[ Able Alive Any Being Century Except Illiterate Language List Makes Meaningless Privilege Problem Read]
Never be unfaithful to a lover, except with your wife. P. J. O'Rourke
[ Except Lover Never Unfaithful Wife Your]
Everyone knows what a curve is, until he has studied enough mathematics to become confused through the countless number of possible exceptions. Felix Klein
[ Become Confused Countless Curve Enough Everyone Exceptions Knows Mathematics Number Possible Studied Through Until]
There is nothing permanent except change. Heraclitus
[ Change Except Nothing Permanent]
The joke that I make is that there are instances on the TV series that happen to me, - except on Sex and the City they always make it better or worse than real life and I am actually saying that in a joking way. Candace Bushnell
[ Actually Always Am Better City Except Happen Instances Joke Joking Life Make Real Saying Series Sex Than Tv Way Worse]
The printing press was at first mistaken for an engine of immortality by everybody except Shakespeare. Marshall McLuhan
[ Engine Everybody Except First Immortality Mistaken Press Printing Shakespeare]
Power is no blessing in itself, except when it is used to protect the innocent. Jonathan Swift
[ Blessing Except Innocent Itself Power Protect Used]
When it is time to get to work, I go away completely and don't do anything except the work. And that can be 16 hours a day. Jeanette Winterson
[ Anything Away Completely Day Except Get Go Hours Time Work]
I've never seen the point of the sea, except where it meets the land. The shore has a point. The sea has none. Alan Bennett
[ Except Land Meets Never None Point Sea Seen Shore Where]
The qualities of an exceptional cook are akin to those of a successful tightrope walker: an abiding passion for the task, courage to go out on a limb and an impeccable sense of balance. Bryan Miller
[ Abiding Akin Balance Cook Courage Exceptional Go Impeccable Limb Out Passion Qualities Sense Successful Task Those Tightrope Walker]
Except our own thoughts, there is nothing absolutely in our power. Rene Descartes
[ Absolutely Except Nothing Our Own Power Thoughts]
It all depended on the cut. Some of them were really on the ship. Some were really on the set. Like if they had the stars for a week, the stars coming off, that was usually on the set, except if we were on location for that particular show. Gavin MacLeod
[ Coming Cut Depended Except Had Location Off Particular Really Set Ship Show Some Stars Them Usually Week Were]
All ambitions are lawful except those that climb upward on the miseries or credulities of mankind. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Ambitions Climb Except Lawful Mankind Miseries Those Upward]
I'm not really afraid of the dark, except if I'm walking. The thing that scares me the most is the possibility of walking into a wall and busting my lip. Vin Diesel
[ Afraid Busting Dark Except Into Lip Most Possibility Really Scares Thing Walking Wall]
Probably the only place where a man can feel really secure is in a maximum security prison, except for the imminent threat of release. Germaine Greer
[ Except Feel Imminent Man Maximum Only Place Prison Probably Really Release Secure Security Threat Where]
The world can forgive practically anything except people who mind their own business. Margaret Mitchell
[ Anything Business Except Forgive Mind Own Practically Their World]
Nature gives us all, including Prof. Lorentz, surprises. It was very quickly found that there are many exceptions to the rule of splitting of the lines only into triplets. Pieter Zeeman
[ Exceptions Found Gives Including Into Lines Many Nature Only Quickly Rule Splitting Surprises Triplets Triplets Us Very]
I've never... when I was having songs on the airwaves, and that sort of thing, I never felt a sense of pressure anywhere except from myself, to do things the way I wanted to do them; to feel authentic; to feel like I was presenting my true self to the world. Mary Chapin Carpenter
[ Airwaves Anywhere Authentic Except Feel Felt Having Myself Never Presenting Pressure Self Sense Songs Sort Them Thing Things True Wanted Way World]
No one ever became great except through many and great mistakes. William E. Gladstone
[ Became Ever Except Great Many Mistakes Through]
I'll sign anything except bad legislation. Kinky Friedman
[ Anything Bad Except Legislation Sign]
Every event that a man would master must be mounted on the run, and no man ever caught the reins of a thought except as it galloped past him. Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
[ Caught Event Ever Every Except Him Man Master Mounted Must Past Reins Run Thought Would]
Let us be lazy in everything, except in loving and drinking, except in being lazy. Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
[ Being Drinking Everything Except Lazy Loving Us]
A true heiress is never mean to anyone - except a girl who steals your boyfriend. Paris Hilton
[ Anyone Boyfriend Except Girl Heiress Mean Never Steals True Your]
In oneself lies the whole world and if you know how to look and learn, the door is there and the key is in your hand. Nobody on earth can give you either the key or the door to open, except yourself. Jiddu Krishnamurti
[ Door Earth Either Except Give Hand How Key Know Learn Lies Look Nobody Oneself Open Whole World Your Yourself]
One should fight like the devil the temptation to think well of editors. They are all, without exception - at least some of the time, incompetent or crazy. John Gardner
[ Crazy Devil Editors Exception Fight Incompetent Least Should Some Temptation Think Time Well Without]
Women can break down barriers to opportunity, and men, many of them reluctantly, have learned to relate to women as their equals in thought and action. But except for an eccentric few, women do not want to become warriors. Suzanne Fields
[ Action Barriers Become Break Down Eccentric Equals Except Few Learned Many Men Opportunity Relate Reluctantly Their Them Thought Want Warriors Women]
I promised to have no partisan affiliation and no subsidy except advertising. Benjamin Henry Day
[ Advertising Affiliation Except Partisan Promised Subsidy]
When I teach and meet a class for the first time, you realize that there are people there that have exceptional abilities or have the potential to do exceptional things and you never know who those people are. My job is to provide the best information I can. John Sexton
[ Abilities Best Class Exceptional First Information Job Know Meet Never Potential Provide Realize Teach Things Those Time]
Tasmanian history is a study of human isolation unprecedented except in science fiction - namely, complete isolation from other humans for 10,000 years. Jared Diamond
[ Complete Except Fiction History Human Humans Isolation Namely Other Science Study Unprecedented Years]
There were exceptions, a couple of families that just plain didn't want to even think about it, although forty years had passed but mostly the people were very interested in talking about it. Walter Lord
[ Although Couple Even Exceptions Families Forty Had Interested Just Mostly Passed Plain Talking Think Very Want Were Years]
The House is rooted in the principle of direct elections and is unique among all branches and bodies of the federal government as without exception, the people's voice. Charles W. Pickering
[ Among Bodies Branches Direct Elections Exception Federal Government House Principle Rooted Unique Voice Without]
The Pawn moves only one square at a time, and that straight forward, except in the act of capturing, when it takes one step diagonally to the right or left file on to the square occupied by the man taken, and continues on that file until it captures another man. Howard Staunton
[ Act Another Captures Capturing Continues Diagonally Except File Forward Left Man Moves Occupied Only Pawn Right Square Step Straight Taken Takes Time Until]
Her friends say she is very funny. At a family dinner, she stood to go, and the footman very properly pulled her chair away. At that moment I asked her a question and she sat down again, except there was no chair. Everyone, including the Queen, laughed and laughed. Prince Andrew
[ Again Asked Away Chair Dinner Down Everyone Except Family Friends Funny Go Her Including Laughed Moment Properly Pulled Queen Question Sat Say She Stood Very]
No rule is so general, which admits not some exception. Robert Burton
[ Admits Exception General Rule Some Which]
I cannot think of any character below the flatterer, except he who envies him. Richard Steele
[ Any Below Cannot Character Envies Except Flatterer Him Think]
The human animal cannot be trusted for anything good except en masse. The combined thought and action of the whole people of any race, creed or nationality, will always point in the right direction. Harry S. Truman
[ Action Always Animal Any Anything Cannot Combined Creed Direction En Except Good Human Masse Nationality Point Race Right Thought Trusted Whole Will]
A weed is a plant that has mastered every survival skill except for learning how to grow in rows. Doug Larson Gardening
[ Every Except Grow How Learning Mastered Plant Rows Skill Survival Weed]
I see no reason for calling my work poetry except that there is no other category in which to put it. Marianne Moore
[ Calling Category Except Other Poetry Put Reason See Which Work]
The reader need not be told that John Bull never leaves home without encumbering himself with the greatest possible load of luggage. Our companions were no exception to the rule. Francis Parkman
[ Bull Companions Exception Greatest Himself Home John Leaves Load Luggage Need Never Our Possible Reader Rule Told Were Without]
Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change. Thomas Hardy Time
[ Always Change Changes Everything Except Something Surprised Time Us Which Within]
War is never economically beneficial except for those in position to profit from war expenditures. Ron Paul
[ Beneficial Economically Except Expenditures Never Position Profit Those War]
In spite of overwhelming evidence, it is most difficult for a citizen of western Europe to bring thoroughly home to himself the truth that the civilisation which surrounds him is a rare exception in the history of the world. Henry James Sumner Maine
[ Bring Citizen Civilisation Difficult Europe Evidence Exception Him Himself History Home Most Overwhelming Rare Spite Surrounds Thoroughly Truth Western Which World]
No man can be a politician, except he be first a historian or a traveller; for except he can see what must be, or what may be, he is no politician. James Harrington
[ Except First Historian Man May Must Politician See Traveller]
The one thing I could do was voices and impersonations and weird characters, and there was really no call for that, except on Saturday Night Live. Phil Hartman
[ Call Characters Could Except Impersonations Live Night Really Saturday Thing Voices Weird]
But whoever gives birth to useless children, what would you say of him except that he has bred sorrows for himself, and furnishes laughter for his enemies. Sophocles
[ Birth Bred Children Enemies Except Furnishes Gives Him Himself His Laughter Say Sorrows Useless Whoever Would]
I have made all my films for my children with the exception of my first film because my oldest daughter wasn't born when I was making the film about the Brooklyn Bridge. Ken Burns
[ Because Born Bridge Brooklyn Children Daughter Exception Film Films First Made Making Oldest]
In all the sciences except Psychology we deal with objects and their changes, and leave out of account as far as possible the mind which observes them. Charles D. Broad
[ Account Changes Deal Except Far Leave Mind Objects Observes Out Possible Psychology Sciences Their Them Which]
An Englishman never enjoys himself, except for a noble purpose. A. P. Herbert
[ Englishman Enjoys Except Himself Never Noble Purpose]
A car to pick me up every day, a chair with my name on it, everybody being very polite... what can you do except sit back and watch it all, try to take it all in? Charles Dance
[ Back Being Car Chair Day Every Everybody Except Name Pick Polite Sit Take Try Up Very Watch]
I will place no value on anything I have or may possess except in relation to the kingdom of Christ. David Livingstone
[ Anything Christ Except Kingdom May Place Possess Relation Value Will]
It is a happy thing that there is no royal road to poetry. The world should know by this time that one cannot reach Parnassus except by flying thither. Gerard Manley Hopkins
[ Cannot Except Flying Happy Know Poetry Reach Road Royal Should Thing Thither Time World]
Oh see, first off you gotta realize - everything for me is a reconstruction or deconstruction. I would actually say deconstruction. Mission: Impossible would be the exception. That would be a reconstruction- deconstruction. Danny Elfman
[ Actually Deconstruction Everything Exception First Gotta Impossible Mission Off Oh Realize Reconstruction Say See Would]
I was 25 and the most popular celebrity in the world, with the possible exception of my friend Mary Pickford. Gloria Swanson
[ Celebrity Exception Friend Mary Most Popular Possible World]
Auto racing is boring except when a car is going at least 172 miles per hour upside down. Dave Barry Car
[ Auto Boring Car Down Except Going Hour Least Miles Per Racing Upside]
I know nothing, except the fact of my ignorance. Diogenes
[ Except Fact Ignorance Know Nothing]
Their is no defense against criticism except obscurity. Joseph Addison
[ Against Criticism Defense Except Obscurity Their]
Two kinds of ballplayers aren't worth a darn: One that never does what he's told, and one who does nothin' except what he's told. Bum Phillips
[ Ballplayers Darn Does Except Kinds Never Nothin Told Two Worth]
You can have a revolution wherever you like, except in a government office; even were the world to come to an end, you'd have to destroy the universe first and then government offices. Karel Capek
[ Come Destroy End Even Except First Government Office Offices Revolution Then Universe Were Wherever World]
I'm a normal teen-ager except for my size. Dana Hill
[ Except Normal Size]
The past history of our globe must be explained by what can be seen to be happening now. No powers are to be employed that are not natural to the globe, no action to be admitted except those of which we know the principle. James Hutton
[ Action Admitted Employed Except Explained Globe Happening History Know Must Natural Now Our Past Powers Principle Seen Those Which]
I would, therefore, say that for no reason whatsoever, except in self-defence, should one think of killing any animal. Morarji Desai
[ Animal Any Except Killing Reason Say Self-Defence Should Therefore Think Whatsoever Would]
Monopoly controls have been the exception in free societies; they have been the rule in closed societies. Lawrence Lessig
[ Been Closed Controls Exception Free Monopoly Rule Societies]
Now between the meanings of words and their sounds there is ordinarily no discoverable relation except one of accident; and it is therefore miraculous, to the mystic, when words which make sense can also make a uniform objective structure of accents and rhymes. John C. Ransom
[ Accents Accident Also Between Discoverable Except Make Meanings Miraculous Mystic Now Objective Ordinarily Relation Rhymes Sense Sounds Structure Their Therefore Uniform Which Words]
Of course no one thought of anything except of attacking the enemy. It lies in the instinct of every German to rush at the enemy wherever he meets him, particularly if he meets hostile cavalry. Manfred von Richthofen
[ Anything Attacking Cavalry Course Enemy Every Except German Him Hostile Instinct Lies Meets Particularly Rush Thought Wherever]
They usually have two tellers in my local bank, except when it's very busy, when they have one. Rita Rudner
[ Bank Busy Except Local Two Usually Very]
Not much to be perfectly honest! I thought The Phantom Menace was terrible, except for the Pod Race. David Prowse
[ Except Honest Menace Much Perfectly Phantom Race Terrible Thought]
People under the influence of cults is similar to that we observe in addicts. Typical behaviour for both includes draining bank accounts, neglecting children, destroying relations with family and losing interest in anything except the drug or cult. Keith Henson
[ Accounts Addicts Anything Bank Behaviour Both Children Cult Cults Destroying Draining Except Family Includes Influence Interest Losing Neglecting Observe Relations Similar Typical Under]
Greatest hits is easy because one has nothing to do - except that we both, Roger and I, felt that new songs should be there because I've been away for awhile. Tina Turner
[ Away Awhile Because Been Both Easy Except Felt Greatest Hits New Nothing Roger Should Songs]
Everybody knows how to raise children, except the people who have them. P. J. O'Rourke Funny
[ Children Everybody Except How Knows Raise Them]
American presidents always avoid shaking hands with brutal dictators, except when it's advantageous to do so. Elizabeth A. Sherman
[ Advantageous Always American Avoid Brutal Dictators Except Hands Presidents Shaking]
A fact never went into partnership with a miracle. Truth scorns the assistance of wonders. A fact will fit every other fact in the universe, and that is how you can tell whether it is or is not a fact. A lie will not fit anything except another lie. Robert Green Ingersoll
[ Another Anything Assistance Every Except Fact Fit How Into Lie Miracle Never Other Partnership Scorns Tell Truth Universe Went Whether Will Wonders]
I can prove anything by statistics except the truth. George Canning
[ Anything Except Prove Statistics Truth]
There is no credible evidence of the current exceptional global warming trumpeted by the IPCC. The IPCC is no longer behaving as an investigative scientific organization or pretending to be one. Their leaders betrayed the trust of the world community. Grant Miles
[ Behaving Betrayed Community Credible Current Evidence Exceptional Global Investigative Ipcc Leaders Longer Organization Pretending Scientific Their Trust Warming World]
These days, it's really been uninteresting except when disasters occur. James Van Allen
[ Been Days Disasters Except Occur Really These Uninteresting]
The young man knows the rules, but the old man knows the exceptions. Oliver Wendell Holmes Wisdom
[ Exceptions Knows Man Old Rules Young]
Our friends are generally ready to do everything for us, except the very thing we wish them to do. William Hazlitt
[ Everything Except Friends Generally Our Ready Them Thing Us Very Wish]
Unfortunately, goodness and honor are rather the exception than the rule among exceptional men, not to speak of geniuses. Cesare Lombroso
[ Among Exception Exceptional Geniuses Goodness Honor Men Rather Rule Speak Than Unfortunately]
In 20 years I had sold more records for RCA than any artist except Elvis Presley. Charley Pride
[ Any Artist Elvis Except Had More Presley Rca Records Sold Than Years]
It's sad when girls think they don't have anything going on except being pretty. Keri Russell
[ Anything Being Except Girls Going Pretty Sad Think]
The first nine albums there was never a Synthesiser, never any Orchestra. There was never any other player except us on the albums. Brian May
[ Albums Any Except First Never Nine Orchestra Other Player Us]
When I recall today my early youth, I should take the boy that I then was, with the exception of a few individual features, for a different person, were it not for the existence of the chain of memories. Ernst Mach
[ Boy Chain Different Early Exception Existence Features Few Individual Memories Person Recall Should Take Then Today Were Youth]
All the world is competent to judge my pictures except those who are of my profession. William Hogarth
[ Competent Except Judge Pictures Profession Those World]
Our society has lost confidence in the power of reason, except perhaps scientific reason. Timothy Radcliffe
[ Confidence Except Lost Our Perhaps Power Reason Scientific Society]
War, except in self-defense, is a failure of moral imagination. Bill Moyers
[ Except Failure Imagination Moral Self-Defense War]
In the U.S., with very few exceptions, actresses older than 35 are simply discarded. Amy Irving
[ Actresses Discarded Exceptions Few Older Simply Than Very]
Failing to be there when a man wants her is a woman's greatest sin, except to be there when he doesn't want her. Pope Paul VI
[ Except Failing Greatest Her Man Sin Want Wants Woman]
Hobbies of any kind are boring except to people who have the same hobby. This is also true of religion, although you will not find me saying so in print. Dave Barry
[ Also Although Any Boring Except Find Hobbies Hobby Kind Print Religion Same Saying True Will]
Rough Riders took 13 weeks to shoot, plus a week of training. The same guy trained us trained the cast in Platoon. Except, instead of radios, we used bugles to signal. Tom Berenger
[ Cast Except Guy Instead Platoon Plus Radios Riders Rough Same Shoot Signal Took Trained Training Us Used Week Weeks]
As a general rule, I don't plan to travel with my Oscars, but we may have to make an exception. Paul Haggis
[ Exception General Make May Oscars Plan Rule Travel]
I don't see 'lines of force' as being destructive, except to the extent that they are exclusively traceable through observance of the path of distorted material left in their wake. Brian Ferneyhough
[ Being Destructive Distorted Except Exclusively Extent Force Left Lines Material Observance Path See Their Through Traceable Wake]
Very little changed fundamentally, except that the proud German soldier had turned into a defeated bundle of misery and the great German army had disintegrated. George Grosz
[ Army Bundle Changed Defeated Except Fundamentally German Great Had Into Little Misery Proud Soldier Turned Very]
My mother was a very literate person who had educated herself. She had an exceptional vocabulary. Lynn Johnston
[ Educated Exceptional Had Herself Literate Mother Person She Very Vocabulary]
I am in an adolescence in reverse, as mysterious as the first, except that this time I feel it as a decay of the odds that I might live for a while, that I can sleep it off. Harold Brodkey
[ Adolescence Am Decay Except Feel First Live Might Mysterious Odds Off Reverse Sleep Time While]
War is not its own end, except in some catastrophic slide into absolute damnation. Lois McMaster Bujold
[ Absolute Catastrophic Damnation End Except Into Own Slide Some War]
But once we got on the air, everybody except Morey Amsterdam pretty much stuck to the script. Dick Van Dyke
[ Air Amsterdam Everybody Except Got Much Once Pretty Script Stuck]
The last great delusion is soon to open before us. Antichrist is to perform his marvelous works in our sight So closely will the counterfeit resemble the true that it will be impossible to distinguish between them except by the Holy Scriptures. Ellen G. White
[ Antichrist Before Between Closely Counterfeit Delusion Distinguish Except Great His Holy Impossible Last Marvelous Open Our Perform Resemble Scriptures Sight Soon Them True Us Will Works]
A self-respecting nation is ready for anything, including war, except for a renunciation of its option to make war. Simone Weil
[ Anything Except Including Make Nation Option Ready Renunciation Self-Respecting War]
Just put down 9/11... I think, on most things I'm liberal, except on defending ourselves and keeping half the money. Those things I'm kind of conservative on. Dennis Miller
[ Conservative Defending Down Except Half Just Keeping Kind Liberal Money Most Ourselves Put Things Think Those]
For the last 50 years, the federal government has taken out of the Gulf Coast $165 billion in taxes that came from oil and gas off of our coast that went to the federal Treasury, to rebuild all places in America except the place that it came from. Mary Landrieu
[ America Billion Came Coast Except Federal Gas Government Gulf Last Off Oil Our Out Place Places Rebuild Taken Taxes Treasury Went Years]
History can predict nothing except that great changes in human relationships will never come about in the form in which they have been anticipated. Johan Huizinga
[ Anticipated Been Changes Come Except Form Great History Human Never Nothing Predict Relationships Which Will]
Of thousands of others, nearer the centre of the explosion, there was no trace. They vanished. The theory in Hiroshima is that the atomic heat was so great that they burned instantly to ashes - except that there were no ashes. Wilfred Burchett
[ Ashes Atomic Burned Centre Except Explosion Great Heat Hiroshima Instantly Nearer Others Theory Thousands Trace Vanished Were]
Is any man free except the one who can pass his life as he pleases? Aulus Persius Flaccus
[ Any Except Free His Life Man Pass Pleases]
We are having Internet Governance discussions and meetings and a very large number of people are discussing the future of the Internet who have no clue as to what the Internet is except that it is important and that they have to be involved. Steve Crocker
[ Clue Discussing Discussions Except Future Governance Having Important Internet Involved Large Meetings Number Very]
I did mostly good things, except light things on fire. Mark Hoppus
[ Did Except Fire Good Light Mostly Things]
No matter where I've been overseas, the food stinks, except in Italy. Carmen Electra Travel
[ Been Except Food Italy Matter Overseas Stinks Where]
I don't really think about dance except just before rehearsals start. I put it off. I don't live my life thinking about dance. Paul Taylor
[ Before Dance Except Just Life Live Off Put Really Rehearsals Start Think Thinking]
Arizona presents no specific reason for excepting capital defendants from the constitutional protections extended to defendants generally, and none is readily apparent. Ruth Bader Ginsburg
[ Apparent Arizona Capital Constitutional Defendants Excepting Extended Generally None Presents Protections Readily Reason Specific]
If you act like you know what you're doing, you can do anything you want - except neurosurgery. Sharon Stone
[ Act Anything Doing Except Know Want]
I never think about poetry except when I'm writing it. I mean my poetry. Norman MacCaig
[ Except Mean Never Poetry Think Writing]
It was exactly what was released two months later with the exception of a couple of reaction shots which we went back in to get. I liked the movie very much and asked him what the studio's problem was. I felt that he was at a point where they might have worn him down. Madeleine Stowe
[ Asked Back Couple Down Exactly Exception Felt Get Him Later Liked Might Months Movie Much Point Problem Reaction Released Shots Studio Two Very Went Where Which Worn]
Saskatchewan is much like Texas- except it's more friendly to the United States. Adlai E. Stevenson
[ Except Friendly More Much Saskatchewan States United]
There is no lonelier man in death, except the suicide, than that man who has lived many years with a good wife and then outlived her. If two people love each other there can be no happy end to it. Ernest Hemingway
[ Death Each End Except Good Happy Her Lived Lonelier Love Man Many Other Outlived Suicide Than Then Two Wife Years]
Growing up, I didn't give my grandfather's photography a second thought. I wasn't involved in his work, except that I helped my dad print his negatives. Kim Weston
[ Dad Except Give Grandfather Growing Helped His Involved Negatives Photography Print Second Thought Up Work]
A person is never happy except at the price of some ignorance. Anatole France
[ Except Happy Ignorance Never Person Price Some]
Being pregnant was the healthiest I've ever been in my life. Except for the cupcakes. Ashlee Simpson
[ Been Being Ever Except Healthiest Life Pregnant]
There are many exceptions, but New York is a great place to start a career. Stephen Collins
[ Career Exceptions Great Many New Place Start York]
Americans detest all lies except lies spoken in public or printed lies. Edward W. Howe
[ Americans Detest Except Lies Printed Public Spoken]
No one ever approaches perfection except by stealth, and unknown to themselves. William Hazlitt
[ Approaches Ever Except Perfection Stealth Themselves Unknown]
The trouble with the sacred Individual is that he has no significance, except as he can acquire it from others, from the social whole. Bernard Devoto
[ Acquire Except Individual Others Sacred Significance Social Trouble Whole]
Nothing can be done except little by little. Charles Baudelaire
[ Done Except Little Nothing]
Each section of the British Isles has its own way of laughing, except Wales, which doesn't. Stephen Leacock
[ British Each Except Isles Laughing Own Section Wales Way Which]
My parents didn't treat me as if there was anything in the world I couldn't do, except be unkind. Kristin Hersh
[ Anything Except Parents Treat Unkind World]
Although a soldier by profession, I have never felt any sort of fondness for war, and I have never advocated it, except as a means of peace. Ulysses S. Grant
[ Advocated Although Any Except Felt Fondness Means Never Peace Profession Soldier Sort War]
There is an abiding beauty which may be appreciated by those who will see things as they are and who will ask for no reward except to see. Vera Brittain
[ Abiding Appreciated Ask Beauty Except May Reward See Things Those Which Will]
Nothing exists except through language. Hans-Georg Gadamer
[ Except Exists Language Nothing Through]
You know, my parents have always been incredibly supportive. I'm an only child, so we're very close. There's just the three of us. They're exceptional parents but also great friends. My father was able to take his hobby, photography, and turn it into a beautiful career. So when they saw how much I loved acting, they were 100 percent behind me. Sophia Bush
[ Able Acting Also Always Beautiful Been Behind Career Child Close Exceptional Father Friends Great His Hobby How Incredibly Into Just Know Loved Much Only Parents Percent Photography Saw Supportive Take Three Turn Us Very ]
It is a paradox that every dictator has climbed to power on the ladder of free speech. Immediately on attaining power each dictator has suppressed all free speech except his own. Herbert Hoover
[ Attaining Climbed Dictator Each Every Except Free His Immediately Ladder Own Paradox Power Speech Suppressed]
What does mysticism really mean? It means the way to attain knowledge. It's close to philosophy, except in philosophy you go horizontally while in mysticism you go vertically. Elie Wiesel
[ Attain Close Does Except Go Knowledge Mean Means Mysticism Philosophy Really Vertically Way While]
After my stellar first grade academic achievements, I continued to perform well in the city primary schools - except for penmanship, which was not my forte. Vernon L. Smith
[ Academic Achievements After City Continued Except First Forte Grade Perform Primary Schools Stellar Well Which]
Natural abilities are like natural plants, that need pruning by study; and studies themselves do give forth directions too much at large, except they be bounded in by experience. Francis Bacon
[ Abilities Bounded Directions Except Experience Forth Give Large Much Natural Need Plants Pruning Studies Study Themselves Too]
Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside them was superior to circumstance. Bruce Barton
[ Achieved Been Believe Circumstance Dared Ever Except Inside Nothing Something Splendid Superior Them Those]
And he that said that a horse was not dressed, whose curb was not loose, said right; and it is equally true that the curb can never play, when in its right place, except the horse be upon his haunches. William Cavendish
[ Curb Dressed Equally Except Haunches His Horse Loose Never Place Play Right Said True Upon Whose]
I have no intention of going back to France, except for yearly visits to meet my family. Francois Gautier
[ Back Except Family France Going Intention Meet Visits Yearly]
I write the poems first, with only a few exceptions for odd reasons, where I'm given the illustration first. Jack Prelutsky
[ Exceptions Few First Given Illustration Odd Only Poems Reasons Where Write]
The dreamer can know no truth, not even about his dream, except by awaking out of it. George Santayana Dreams
[ Dream Dreamer Even Except His Know Out Truth]
Art ought never to be considered except in its relations with its ideal beauty. Alfred de Vigny Art
[ Art Beauty Considered Except Ideal Never Ought Relations]
As a small child in England, I had this dream of going to Africa. We didn't have any money and I was a girl, so everyone except my mother laughed at it. When I left school, there was no money for me to go to university, so I went to secretarial college and got a job. Jane Goodall
[ Africa Any Child College Dream England Everyone Except Girl Go Going Got Had Job Laughed Left Money Mother School Secretarial Small University Went]
I could have been a Rhodes Scholar, except for my grades. Duffy Daugherty
[ Been Could Except Grades Scholar]
You can only govern men by serving them. The rule is without exception. Victor Kiam
[ Exception Govern Men Only Rule Serving Them Without]
All styles are good except the tiresome kind. Voltaire
[ Except Good Kind Styles Tiresome]
It was indeed not very sound. However, those who had taken it, were in a fairer way of recovery than the others at the end of the fortnight, which was the length of time all these different courses were continued, except the oranges. James Lind
[ Continued Courses Different End Except Fairer Fortnight Had However Indeed Length Oranges Others Recovery Sound Taken Than These Those Time Very Way Were Which]
Today's society will ignore almost any form of public behavior except getting in the express line with two extra items. Paul Sweeney
[ Almost Any Behavior Except Express Extra Form Getting Ignore Items Line Public Society Today Two Will]
Self-preservation, nature's first great law, all the creatures, except man, doth awe. Andrew Marvell
[ Awe Creatures Doth Except First Great Law Man Nature Self-Preservation]
There seems to be one quality of mind which seems to be of special and extreme advantage in leading him to make discoveries. It was the power of never letting exceptions go unnoticed. Francis Darwin
[ Advantage Discoveries Exceptions Extreme Go Him Leading Letting Make Mind Never Power Quality Seems Special Unnoticed Which]
A Shakespearean tragedy as so far considered may be called a story of exceptional calamity leading to the death of a man in high estate. But it is clearly much more than this, and we have now to regard it from another side. Andrew Coyle Bradley
[ Another Calamity Called Clearly Considered Death Estate Exceptional Far High Leading Man May More Much Now Regard Shakespearean Side Story Than Tragedy]
A woman will doubt everything you say except it be compliments to herself. Elbert Hubbard
[ Compliments Doubt Everything Except Herself Say Will Woman]
Except for me, no one in my family could draw. Joseph Barbera
[ Could Draw Except Family]
Everything makes me nervous - except making films. Elizabeth Taylor Movies
[ Everything Except Films Makes Making Nervous]
When I'm up on stage, I don't think about anything except the song I'm singing. Anyway, the majority of my audience is female, and I can't think that many of them want to see me a French maid outfit somehow! Louise Nurding
[ Anything Anyway Audience Except Female French Maid Majority Many Outfit See Singing Somehow Song Stage Them Think Up Want]
Nothing mattered except states of mind, chiefly our own. John Maynard Keynes
[ Chiefly Except Mattered Mind Nothing Our Own States]
It was like going to church, except Ozzy Osbourne was there. Sam Kinison
[ Church Except Going Ozzy]
You need a very, exceptionally clear vision. And to me, a vision is something that you can say in one sentence. The fewer the words the better. Ron Johnson
[ Better Clear Exceptionally Fewer Need Say Sentence Something Very Vision Words]
I've traveled the world and been about everywhere you can imagine. There's not anything I'm scared of except my wife. Lee Trevino
[ Anything Been Everywhere Except Imagine Scared Traveled Wife World]
Humans are the only animals that have children on purpose with the exception of guppies, who like to eat theirs. P. J. O'Rourke
[ Animals Children Eat Exception Humans Only Purpose Theirs]
It is not easy to imagine how little interested a scientist usually is in the work of any other, with the possible exception of the teacher who backs him or the student who honors him. Jean Rostand
[ Any Backs Easy Exception Him Honors How Imagine Interested Little Other Possible Scientist Student Teacher Usually Work]
There's a guy at the record company who's 30, and he says, I would not listen to these songs except in this context. Somehow the recording process, the arrangements, make it more accessible. Tom Wopat
[ Accessible Arrangements Company Context Except Guy Listen Make More Process Record Recording Says Somehow Songs These Would]
Nothing in life is certain except death, taxes and the second law of thermodynamics. Seth Lloyd
[ Certain Death Except Law Life Nothing Second Taxes Thermodynamics]
Show business is just like high school, except you get paid. Martin Mull
[ Business Except Get High Just Paid School Show]
I believe without exception that theory follows practice. Whenever there is a conflict between theory and practice, theory is wrong. As far as I'm concerned, we make theories for what people have done. David Baker
[ Believe Between Concerned Conflict Done Exception Far Follows Make Practice Theories Theory Whenever Without Wrong]
With the possible exception of the equator, everything begins somewhere. C. S. Lewis
[ Begins Equator Everything Exception Possible Somewhere]
We operate under a jury system in this country, and as much as we complain about it, we have to admit that we know of no better system, except possibly flipping a coin. Dave Barry
[ Admit Better Coin Complain Country Except Flipping Jury Know Much Operate Possibly System Under]
I had no books at home. I started to frequent a public library in Lisbon. It was there, with no help except curiosity and the will to learn, that my taste for reading developed and was refined. Jose Saramago
[ Books Curiosity Developed Except Frequent Had Help Home Learn Library Public Reading Refined Started Taste Will]
Colleges are like old-age homes, except for the fact that more people die in colleges. Bob Dylan
[ Colleges Die Except Fact Homes More]
An autobiography usually reveals nothing bad about its writer except his memory. Franklin P. Jones
[ Autobiography Bad Except His Memory Nothing Reveals Usually Writer]
I usually stick out my hand and hope he puts the ball in it. Except the one time I went out to take Early Wynn out. I stuck out my hand and he hit me right in the stomach with the ball. Al Lopez
[ Ball Early Except Hand Hit Hope Out Puts Right Stick Stomach Stuck Take Time Usually Went]
Except when war is waged in a desert, noncombatants, also known as civilians or "the people," constitute the great majority of those affected. Martin Van Creveld
[ Affected Also Civilians Constitute Desert Except Great Known Majority Those Waged War]
The support that we have from the network in terms of watching us at an unusual time in the year and playing our episodes three times in a given week until we built an audience... is exceptional. Josh Schwartz
[ Audience Built Episodes Exceptional Given Network Our Playing Support Terms Three Time Times Until Unusual Us Watching Week Year]
I don't think he's permanently affected me except in the sense that I miss him. I miss being him. Or trying to be him. He is one of a gallery of characters that have had an impact on my career and therefore my life. Derek Jacobi
[ Affected Being Career Characters Except Gallery Had Him Impact Life Miss Permanently Sense Therefore Think Trying]
Over and over again, financial experts and wonkish talking heads endeavor to explain these mysterious, 'toxic' financial instruments to us lay folk. Over and over, they ignobly fail, because we all know that no one understands credit default obligations and derivatives, except perhaps Mr. Buffett and the computers who created them. Richard Dooling
[ Again Because Computers Created Credit Default Derivatives Endeavor Except Experts Explain Fail Financial Folk Heads Instruments Know Lay Mr Mysterious Obligations Over Perhaps Talking Them These Toxic Understands Us]
I've written for every medium except poetry, at which I suck. J. Michael Straczynski
[ Every Except Medium Poetry Suck Which Written]
The women's rights movement of the 1970s had not yet emerged; except for Bella Abzug, I had no women supporters. Constance Baker Motley
[ Emerged Except Had Movement Rights Supporters Women Yet]
As a person, I'm pretty much the same except that I've come to terms with who my real friends and supporters are. I don't get particularly friendly with new people at first go. Sanjay Dutt
[ Come Except First Friendly Friends Get Go Much New Particularly Person Pretty Real Same Supporters Terms]
The happiest people seem to be those who have no particular cause for being happy except that they are so. William Ralph Inge
[ Being Cause Except Happiest Happy Particular Seem Those]
As children we recognized that we belonged to an unusual, even exceptional, family, but the effect was different on each of us. David Rockefeller
[ Belonged Children Different Each Effect Even Exceptional Family Recognized Unusual Us]
Nothing in biology makes sense except in the light of evolution. Theodosius Dobzhansky
[ Biology Evolution Except Light Makes Nothing Sense]
Yes, but the great thing about all the people - and I don't think there is any exception - who I've worked with is they've all been very, very talented musicians. Joan Armatrading
[ Any Been Exception Great Musicians Talented Thing Think Very Worked Yes]
I believe all life has value, from conception to natural death. And I believe the intentional taking of human life, except to save lives, should be a capital offense, as it is in most states in America today. Tom Coburn
[ America Believe Capital Conception Death Except Human Intentional Life Lives Most Natural Offense Save Should States Taking Today Value]
This is a work of fiction. All the characters in it, human and otherwise, are imaginary, excepting only certain of the fairy folk, whom it might be unwise to offend by casting doubts on their existence. Or lack thereof. Neil Gaiman
[ Casting Certain Characters Doubts Excepting Existence Fairy Fiction Folk Human Imaginary Lack Might Offend Only Otherwise Their Thereof Unwise Whom Work]
The great work must inevitably be obscure, except to the very few, to those who like the author himself are initiated into the mysteries. Communication then is secondary: it is perpetuation which is important. For this only one good reader is necessary. Henry Miller
[ Author Communication Except Few Good Great Himself Important Inevitably Initiated Into Must Mysteries Necessary Obscure Only Perpetuation Reader Secondary Then Those Very Which Work]
The original judgment of the FBI, the Secret Service, and the CIA was that there were three shots. I don't think that convinced us except as a statement by people, many of them who were familiar with ballistics. This question troubled me greatly. John Sherman Cooper
[ Cia Convinced Except Familiar Fbi Greatly Judgment Many Original Question Secret Service Shots Statement Them Think Three Troubled Us Were]
And then it was working with Bob Hoskins, who I had never worked with before - except radio. It was like being given a wonderful meal - full of the things you love most. Judi Dench
[ Before Being Bob Except Full Given Had Love Meal Most Never Radio Then Things Wonderful Worked Working]
We procured from an Indian a weasel perfectly white except the extremity of the tail which was black: great numbers of wild geese are passing to the south, but their flight is too high for us to procure any of them. Meriwether Lewis
[ Any Black Except Extremity Flight Geese Great High Indian Numbers Passing Perfectly Procure Procured South Tail Their Them Too Us Weasel Which White Wild]
In psycho-analysis nothing is true except the exaggerations. Theodor Adorno
[ Except Nothing True]
A novel must be exceptionally good to live as long as the average cat. Lord Chesterfield
[ Average Cat Exceptionally Good Live Long Must Novel]
Sleep - the most beautiful experience in life - except drink. W. C. Fields
[ Beautiful Drink Except Experience Life Most Sleep]
My mobile rang around lunchtime one day, and it was George Michael. He wanted to come in on Friday. We were like, 'okay, if that's what you want'. And he was a very good guest. That's a real exception to the rule. Graham Norton
[ Around Come Day Exception Friday George Good Guest Lunchtime Michael Mobile Okay Rang Real Rule Very Want Wanted Were]
All of the religions - with the exception of Tibetan Buddhism, which doesn't believe in a heaven - teach that heaven is a better place. At the end of the program, I say that heaven is a place where you are happy. All of the religions have that in common. Barbara Walters
[ Believe Better Buddhism Common End Exception Happy Heaven Place Program Religions Say Teach Tibetan Where Which]
If Moses had gone to Harvard Law School and spent three years working on the Hill, he would have written the Ten Commandments with three exceptions and a saving clause. Charles Morgan
[ Clause Commandments Exceptions Gone Had Harvard Hill Law Moses Saving School Spent Ten Three Working Would Written Years]
In the United States, there one feels free... Except from the Americans - but every pearl has its oyster. Randall Jarrell
[ Americans Every Except Feels Free Oyster Pearl States United]
No battle is worth fighting except the last one. J. Enoch Powell
[ Battle Except Fighting Last Worth]
Libertarians argue that no normal adult has the right to impose choices on other normal adults, except in abnormal circumstances, such as when one person finds another unconscious and administers medical assistance or calls an ambulance. Tom G. Palmer
[ Abnormal Adult Adults Ambulance Another Argue Assistance Calls Choices Circumstances Except Finds Impose Libertarians Medical Normal Other Person Right Such Unconscious]
Quite a few musicians came to our house. And my ma took me to hear many more, hoping to encourage in me a love of music. But she wouldn't consent to my having music lessons, for she feared I might end up as she had done - unable to play except from paper. Mary Lou Williams
[ Came Consent Done Encourage End Except Feared Few Had Having Hear Hoping House Lessons Love Ma Many Might More Music Musicians Our Paper Play Quite She Took Unable Up]
You can conquer almost any fear if you will only make up your mind to do so. For remember, fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind. Dale Carnegie
[ Almost Any Anywhere Conquer Except Exist Fear Make Mind Only Remember Up Will Your]
A quality is something capable of being completely embodied. A law never can be embodied in its character as a law except by determining a habit. A quality is how something may or might have been. A law is how an endless future must continue to be. Charles Sanders Peirce
[ Been Being Capable Character Completely Continue Determining Embodied Endless Except Future Habit How Law May Might Must Never Quality Something]
I don't have nothing to regret at all in the past, except that I might've unintentionally hurt somebody else or something. Jimi Hendrix
[ Else Except Hurt Might Nothing Past Regret Somebody Something]
I say to you that the price of liberty is and always has been blood, human blood, and if our liberties are lost, we shall never regain them except at the price of blood. They must not be lost. J. Reuben Clark
[ Always Been Blood Except Human Liberties Liberty Lost Must Never Our Price Regain Say Shall Them]
Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best. Henry Van Dyke
[ Best Birds Except Possess Sang Silent Talents Those Use Very Woods Would]
I'm not sure whay I've been drawn to this subject, except that murder is a subject that has always drawn people for as long as people have been telling stories. Donna Tartt
[ Always Been Drawn Except Long Murder Stories Subject Sure Telling]
We held the team together for as long as possible and then sent all except the most critical personnel home. Bo Gritz
[ Critical Except Held Home Long Most Personnel Possible Sent Team Then Together]
Success depends in a very large measure upon individual initiative and exertion, and cannot be achieved except by a dint of hard work. Anna Pavlova
[ Achieved Cannot Depends Dint Except Exertion Hard Individual Initiative Large Measure Success Upon Very Work]
With the exception of certain rodents, no other vertebrate except Homo sapiens habitually destroys members of his own species. Anthony Storr
[ Certain Destroys Except Exception Habitually His Homo Members Other Own Rodents Sapiens Species]
All the forms of civil polity have been tried by mankind, except one, and that seems to have been reserved in Providence to be realized in America. Ezra Stiles
[ America Been Civil Except Forms Mankind Polity Providence Realized Reserved Seems Tried]
Women were real box office stars in the '40s, more so than men. People loved to see women's films. I think it was better then, except for the studio system. Gwyneth Paltrow
[ Better Box Except Films Loved Men More Office Real See Stars Studio System Than Then Think Were Women]
No compliment can be eloquent, except as an expression of indifference. George Eliot
[ Compliment Eloquent Except Expression Indifference]
It's a great country, where anybody can grow up to be president... except me. Barry Goldwater
[ Anybody Country Except Great Grow President Up Where]
I prefer the Chinese method of eating. You can do anything at the table except arm wrestle. Jeff Smith
[ Anything Arm Chinese Eating Except Method Prefer Table Wrestle]
Everywhere in the world, music enhances a hall, with one exception: Carnegie Hall enhances the music. Isaac Stern Music
[ Carnegie Enhances Everywhere Exception Hall Music World]
Language is remarkable, except under the extreme constraints of mathematics and logic, it never can talk only about what it's supposed to talk about but is always spreading around. Howard Nemerov
[ Always Around Constraints Except Extreme Language Logic Mathematics Never Only Remarkable Spreading Supposed Talk Under]
Just like those who are incurably ill, the aged know everything about their dying except exactly when. Philip Roth
[ Aged Dying Everything Exactly Except Ill Just Know Their Those]
God has made Canada one of those nations which cannot be conquered and cannot be destroyed, except by itself. Norman Angell
[ Canada Cannot Conquered Destroyed Except God Itself Made Nations Those Which]
I am thankful for laughter, except when milk comes out of my nose. Woody Allen
[ Am Comes Except Laughter Milk Nose Out Thankful]
With a very few exceptions, every word in the French vocabulary comes straight from the Latin. Lytton Strachey
[ Comes Every Exceptions Few French Latin Straight Very Vocabulary Word]
No one has ever written, painted, sculpted, modeled, built, or invented except literally to get out of hell. Antonin Artaud
[ Built Ever Except Get Hell Invented Literally Modeled Out Painted Sculpted Written]
There are few ironclad rules of diplomacy but to one there is no exception. When an official reports that talks were useful, it can safely be concluded that nothing was accomplished. John Kenneth Galbraith
[ Accomplished Concluded Diplomacy Exception Few Nothing Official Reports Rules Safely Talks Useful Were]
Thousands of years and many civilizations have defined a marriage as the union between one man and one woman. With few exceptions, those civilizations that did not follow that perished. Randy Neugebauer
[ Between Civilizations Defined Did Exceptions Few Follow Man Many Marriage Perished Those Thousands Union Woman Years]
In matters of the heart, nothing is true except the improbable. Madame de Stael
[ Except Heart Improbable Matters Nothing True]
But your questions, which are unanswerable without exception, all spring from the same erroneous thinking. Herman Hesse
[ Erroneous Exception Questions Same Spring Thinking Which Without Your]
A judgment about life has no meaning except the truth of the one who speaks last, and the mind is at ease only at the moment when everyone is shouting at once and no one can hear a thing. Georges Bataille
[ Ease Everyone Except Hear Judgment Last Life Meaning Mind Moment Once Only Shouting Speaks Thing Truth]
Everywhere I have sought rest and not found it, except sitting in a corner by myself with a little book. Arthur Helps
[ Book Corner Everywhere Except Found Little Myself Rest Sitting Sought]
The function of muscle is to pull and not to push, except in the case of the genitals and the tongue. Leonardo da Vinci
[ Case Except Function Genitals Muscle Pull Push Tongue]
In a government such as ours we have vigorous contests to determine who should lead. The recent election was no exception. Now we inaugurate a new government on a day that transcends any one individual or any one party. Matt Blunt
[ Any Contests Day Determine Election Exception Government Inaugurate Individual Lead New Now Ours Party Recent Should Such Transcends Vigorous]
I never forget a face, but in your case I'll be glad to make an exception. Groucho Marx
[ Case Exception Face Forget Glad Make Never Your]
American audiences are just the same as any other audiences. Except a bit more boring. Sid Vicious
[ American Any Audiences Bit Boring Except Just More Other Same]
Prolonged, indiscriminate reviewing of books is a quite exceptionally thankless, irritating and exhausting job. It not only involves praising trash but constantly inventing reactions towards books about which one has no spontaneous feeling whatever. George Orwell
[ Books Constantly Exceptionally Exhausting Feeling Indiscriminate Inventing Involves Irritating Job Only Praising Prolonged Quite Reactions Reviewing Spontaneous Thankless Towards Trash Whatever Which]
Nobody ever did anything very foolish except from some strong principle. Lord Melbourne
[ Anything Did Ever Except Foolish Nobody Principle Some Strong Very]
'My country, right or wrong' is a thing no patriot would ever think of saying except in a desperate case. It is like saying 'My mother, drunk or sober.' Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Case Country Desperate Drunk Ever Except Mother Patriot Right Saying Sober Thing Think Would Wrong]
When a contradiction is impossible to resolve except by a lie, then we know that it is really a door. Simone Weil
[ Contradiction Door Except Impossible Know Lie Really Resolve Then]
The battle is all over except the "shouting" when one knows what is wanted and has made up his mind to get it, whatever the price may be. Napoleon Hill
[ Battle Except Get His Knows Made May Mind Over Price Shouting Up Wanted Whatever]
One of the nice things about problems is that a good many of them do not exist except in our imaginations. Steve Allen
[ Except Exist Good Imaginations Many Nice Our Problems Them Things]
The Jewish people asked nothing of its sons except not to be denied. The world is grateful to every great man when he brings it something; only the paternal home thanks the son who brings nothing but himself. Theodor Herzl
[ Asked Brings Denied Every Except Grateful Great Himself Home Jewish Man Nothing Only Paternal Something Son Sons Thanks World]
People meet in bars after work all over the world and talk about the great problems of life and death and the world and politics and they don't take themselves seriously. They can do nothing else except chat about these things in bars after work. Whitfield Diffie
[ After Bars Chat Death Else Except Great Life Meet Nothing Over Politics Problems Seriously Take Talk Themselves These Things Work World]
It was a woman's bedroom, actually a boudoir, and no man belonged in it except by invitation. Kathleen Winsor
[ Actually Bedroom Belonged Boudoir Except Invitation Man Woman]
I think this is the most extraordinary collection of talent, of human knowledge, that has ever been gathered at the White House - with the possible exception of when Thomas Jefferson dined alone. John F. Kennedy
[ Alone Been Collection Dined Ever Exception Extraordinary Gathered House Human Jefferson Knowledge Most Possible Talent Think Thomas White]
People's attitudes about sex aren't healthy anywhere, except maybe in those tribes where they go around naked. Asia Argento
[ Anywhere Around Attitudes Except Go Healthy Maybe Naked Sex Those Tribes Where]
The vote by the Judiciary Committee reflects the fact that John Roberts is an exceptional nominee with a conservative judicial philosophy - a philosophy that represents mainstream America. Jay Alan Sekulow
[ America Committee Conservative Exceptional Fact John Judicial Judiciary Mainstream Nominee Philosophy Reflects Represents Roberts Vote]
There is no such thing as a long piece of work, except one that you dare not start. Charles Baudelaire
[ Dare Except Long Piece Start Such Thing Work]
What the devil does the plot signify, except to bring in fine things? George Villiers
[ Bring Devil Does Except Fine Plot Signify Things]
Never thank anybody for anything, except a drink of water in the desert - and then make it brief. Gene Fowler
[ Anybody Anything Brief Desert Drink Except Make Never Thank Then Water]
You have always had individual directors who begin in the advertising or commercial world, but they are probably exceptions rather than the traditional pattern. Ann Macbeth
[ Advertising Always Begin Commercial Directors Exceptions Had Individual Pattern Probably Rather Than Traditional World]
All people are born alike - except Republicans and Democrats. Groucho Marx
[ Alike Born Democrats Except Republicans]
We don't sell technical drawings except when they are incorporated into a drawing or a collage. Christo
[ Collage Drawing Drawings Except Incorporated Into Sell Technical]
I could have gone on to be an engineer full time, except that there was more demand for my playing. But the love of working the board never leaves you. Steve Cropper
[ Board Could Demand Engineer Except Full Gone Leaves Love More Never Playing Time Working]
Apart from anything else, I find boots are too hot except in wintry weather. At home I usually wear a sweater, shirt and slacks. Honor Blackman
[ Anything Apart Boots Else Except Find Home Hot Shirt Sweater Too Usually Wear Weather]
Today we ought to be able to see first that Booker T. Washington faced a situation in which he was seeking desperately for a way out, and he could see no way out except capitulation. C. L. R. James
[ Able Booker Capitulation Could Desperately Except Faced First Ought Out See Seeking Situation Today Washington Way Which]
Several studies, and a number of public statements by senior military and political personalities, testify that - except for disputes between the present nuclear states - all military conflicts, as well as threats to peace, can be dealt with using conventional weapons. Joseph Rotblat
[ Between Conflicts Conventional Dealt Disputes Except Military Nuclear Number Peace Personalities Political Present Public Senior Several Statements States Studies Testify Threats Using Weapons Well]
Laughter is ever young, whereas tragedy, except the very highest of all, quickly becomes haggard. Margaret Sackville
[ Becomes Ever Except Haggard Highest Laughter Quickly Tragedy Very Whereas Young]
With me it is exceptionally true that the Presidency is no bed of roses. James K. Polk
[ Bed Exceptionally Presidency Roses True]
What emerged, of course, was that the magnitude scale presupposed that all earthquakes were alike except for a constant scaling factor. And this proved to be closer to the truth than we expected. Charles Francis Richter
[ Alike Closer Constant Course Earthquakes Emerged Except Expected Factor Magnitude Proved Scale Scaling Than Truth Were]
The emitters of the spectral series are without exception single atoms, not compounds of atoms. Johannes Stark
[ Atoms Compounds Emitters Exception Series Single Spectral Without]
Our writers are full of cliches just as old barns are full of bats. There is obviously no rule about this, except that anything that you suspect of being a cliche undoubtedly is one and had better be removed. Wolcott Gibbs
[ Anything Barns Bats Being Better Cliche Cliches Except Full Had Just Obviously Old Our Removed Rule Suspect Undoubtedly Writers]
Of course, Hollywood is still making some excellent pictures which reflect the great artistry that made Hollywood famous throughout the world, but these films are exceptions, judging from box office returns and press reviews. Pola Negri
[ Artistry Box Course Excellent Exceptions Famous Films Great Hollywood Judging Made Making Office Pictures Press Reflect Returns Reviews Some Still These Throughout Which World]
There is no real justification for a requirement that a budget of any sort should be balanced, except as a rallying point for those who seek to hamstring government. William Vickrey
[ Any Balanced Budget Except Government Justification Point Rallying Real Requirement Seek Should Sort Those]
We do not covet anything from any nation except their respect. Winston Churchill
[ Any Anything Covet Except Nation Respect Their]
Nothing about it interested me. Or about anything else, except making up stories. If literacy weren't so nearly universal, God knows what I'd be. A drain on the State, I shouldn't wonder. Donald E. Westlake
[ Anything Drain Else Except God Interested Knows Literacy Making Nearly Nothing State Stories Universal Up Weren Wonder]
I have no dress except the one I wear every day. If you are going to be kind enough to give me one, please let it be practical and dark so that I can put it on afterwards to go to the laboratory. Marie Curie
[ Afterwards Dark Day Dress Enough Every Except Give Go Going Kind Laboratory Please Practical Put Wear]
Torture is an impermissible evil. Except under two circumstances. The first is the ticking time bomb. An innocent's life is at stake. The bad guy you have captured possesses information that could save this life. He refuses to divulge. In such a case, the choice is easy. Charles Krauthammer
[ Bad Bomb Captured Case Choice Circumstances Could Easy Evil Except First Guy Information Innocent Life Possesses Refuses Save Stake Such Ticking Time Torture Two Under]
There is no happiness in love, except at the end of an English novel. Anthony Trollope
[ End English Except Happiness Love Novel]
We who are liberal and progressive know that the poor are our equals in every sense except that of being equal to us. Lionel Trilling Equality
[ Being Equal Equals Every Except Know Liberal Our Poor Progressive Sense Us]
Nothing is absolute, with the debatable exceptions of this statement and death. John Ralston Saul
[ Absolute Death Debatable Exceptions Nothing Statement]
There is little for the great part of the history of the world except the bitter tears of pity and the hot tears of wrath. Woodrow Wilson
[ Bitter Except Great History Hot Little Part Pity Tears World Wrath]
The World Cup tournament overall and, naturally, the new stadiums at its heart, are the ideal platform to portray Germany as a positive and exceptional location, and above all of course, as a highly capable economic location. Franz Beckenbauer
[ Above Capable Course Cup Economic Exceptional Germany Heart Highly Ideal Location Naturally New Overall Platform Portray Positive Stadiums Tournament World]
Planets are too dim to be detected with existing equipment, far away, except in these very special circumstances where they're seen by their gravitational effect. Murray Gell-Mann
[ Away Circumstances Detected Dim Effect Equipment Except Existing Far Gravitational Planets Seen Special Their These Too Very Where]
No one can be great, or good, or happy except through the inward efforts of themselves. Frederick William Robertson
[ Efforts Except Good Great Happy Inward Themselves Through]
With the exception of the New York Times, Fox news, and Lou Dobbs of CNN, and talk radio, the rest of the mainstream media has basically been silenced like a bunch of dumb monkeys. Curt Weldon
[ Basically Been Bunch Cnn Dumb Exception Fox Lou Mainstream Media Monkeys New News Radio Rest Silenced Talk Times York]
Everyone seemed to be doing well except me and my career. And my accent was no helping me any. Desi Arnaz
[ Accent Any Career Doing Everyone Except Helping Seemed Well]
I never played the right roles, or very rarely got the right roles offered, except on stage. Maximilian Schell
[ Except Got Never Offered Played Rarely Right Roles Stage Very]
Life has no limitations, except the ones you make. Les Brown
[ Except Life Limitations Make Ones]
When they were small and my wife really had no other responsibilities, except taking care of the family and all of us, it wasn't that big a deal. It was fun. Hey, we're going to Moscow. We're going to Italy. We're going to Toronto. We're going to New York. Joe Mantegna
[ Big Care Deal Except Family Fun Going Had Hey Italy Moscow New Other Really Responsibilities Small Taking Toronto Us Were Wife York]
I have never advocated war except as a means of peace. Ulysses S. Grant War
[ Advocated Except Means Never Peace War]
I won't take my religion from any man who never works except with his mouth. Carl Sandburg
[ Any Except His Man Mouth Never Religion Take Won Works]
Mediocrity is now, as formerly, dangerous, commonly fatal, to the poet; but among even the successful writers of prose, those who rise sensibly above it are the very rarest exceptions. William E. Gladstone
[ Above Among Commonly Dangerous Even Exceptions Fatal Formerly Mediocrity Now Poet Prose Rarest Rise Sensibly Successful Those Very Writers]
Writing is the only thing I've ever done with persistence, except for being married. Richard Ford
[ Being Done Ever Except Married Only Persistence Thing Writing]
I have yet to see one completely unspoiled star, except for the animals - like Lassie. Edith Head
[ Animals Completely Except Lassie See Star Unspoiled Yet]
All the gods are dead except the god of war. Eldridge Cleaver
[ Dead Except God Gods War]
I respect people who feel things passionately. I do. But when someone is a judge, that is not what they should bring to the bench. It is not really passion, except in rare instances, that serves the bench well. It is, rather, an ability to understand the law and follow it. Charles Schumer
[ Ability Bench Bring Except Feel Follow Instances Judge Law Passion Passionately Rare Rather Really Respect Serves Should Someone Things Understand Well]
We are all vegetarians here, and except for a mountain lion that's been hanging around and killed our dog, we don't have a care in the world. Dirk Benedict
[ Around Been Care Dog Except Hanging Here Killed Lion Mountain Our Vegetarians World]
Many psychoanalysts refused to let me speak at their meetings. They were exceptionally vigorous because I had previously been an analyst and they were very angry at my flying the coop. Albert Ellis
[ Analyst Angry Because Been Exceptionally Flying Had Many Meetings Previously Psychoanalysts Refused Speak Their Very Vigorous Were]
There's nothing wrong with the car except that it's on fire. Murray Walker
[ Car Except Fire Nothing Wrong]
Here I found those who had set out before me, both by sea and land, except those who have died. Junipero Serra
[ Before Both Died Except Found Had Here Land Out Sea Set Those]
I did what most writers do when something happens that's overwhelming, fascinating, moving, all of that. I didn't know what else to do about it except write about it. Patti Davis
[ Did Else Except Fascinating Happens Know Most Moving Overwhelming Something Write Writers]
Few are sufficiently sensible of the importance of that economy in reading which selects, almost exclusively, the very first order of books. Why, except for some special reason, read an inferior book, at the very time you might be reading one of the highest order? John W. Foster
[ Almost Book Books Economy Except Exclusively Few First Highest Importance Inferior Might Order Read Reading Reason Selects Sensible Some Special Sufficiently Time Very Which Why]
There are no exceptions to the rule that everybody likes to be an exception to the rule. Charles Osgood
[ Everybody Exception Exceptions Likes Rule]
My experience has shown me that the people who are exceptionally good in business aren't so because of what they know but because of their insatiable need to know more. Michael Gerber
[ Because Business Exceptionally Experience Good Insatiable Know More Need Shown Their]
The essence of immorality is the tendency to make an exception of myself. Jane Addams
[ Essence Exception Immorality Make Myself Tendency]
A novel points out that the world consists entirely of exceptions. Joyce Carey
[ Consists Entirely Exceptions Novel Out Points World]
Don't try to buy at the bottom and sell at the top. It can't be done except by liars. Bernard Baruch
[ Bottom Buy Done Except Liars Sell Top Try]
Nothing except a battle lost can be half so melancholy as a battle won. Arthur Wellesley
[ Battle Except Half Lost Melancholy Nothing Won]
I've never had a message for anyone in my entire life. Except maybe to give out my room number. Bon Scott
[ Anyone Entire Except Give Had Life Maybe Message Never Number Out Room]
I had nothing to offer anybody except my own confusion. Jack Kerouac
[ Anybody Confusion Except Had Nothing Offer Own]
I wasn't involved, except to the degree that they sent me drafts of the script as the writer turned them in. They asked me at one point to write a memo about what I thought of it. Michael Chabon
[ Asked Degree Drafts Except Involved Point Script Sent Them Thought Turned Write Writer]
What can I tell you about things like Circus of Horrors except that I get killed by the bear? Donald Pleasence
[ Bear Circus Except Get Horrors Killed Tell Things]
Nothing makes us more vulnerable than loneliness, except greed. Thomas Harris
[ Except Greed Loneliness Makes More Nothing Than Us Vulnerable]
To create something exceptional, your mindset must be relentlessly focused on the smallest detail. Giorgio Armani
[ Create Detail Exceptional Focused Mindset Must Relentlessly Smallest Something Your]
In a change of masters the poor change nothing except their master's name. Phaedrus
[ Change Except Master Masters Name Nothing Poor Their]
Man is a great blunderer going about in the woods, and there is no other except the bear makes so much noise. Mary Austin
[ Bear Except Going Great Makes Man Much Noise Other Woods]
If you can force your heart and nerve and sinew to serve your turn long after they are gone, and so hold on when there is nothing in you except the will which says to them: 'Hold on!' Rudyard Kipling
[ After Except Force Gone Heart Hold Long Nerve Nothing Says Serve Sinew Them Turn Which Will Your]
Scientists and scholars should constitute themselves as an international NGO of exceptional authority. John Charles Polanyi
[ Authority Constitute Exceptional International Scholars Scientists Should Themselves]
Congress seems to want to cure every ill known to man except unconstitutional government and high taxes. Charley Reese
[ Congress Cure Every Except Government High Ill Known Man Seems Taxes Unconstitutional Want]
Sometimes I don't even pull my shoes off for six weeks at a time, except, you know, just to take a shower. I just take breaks between 24 hours a day, just a break now and then, it don't take me long to rest; maybe 20 to30 minutes sometime, or maybe an hour. Howard Finster
[ Between Break Breaks Day Even Except Hour Hours Just Know Long Maybe Minutes Now Off Pull Rest Shoes Shower Six Sometime Sometimes Take Then Time Weeks]
People in the fashion industry have used the press a lot more than people in the film industry, because you have nothing to sell except for the image: The image is everything. Elle Macpherson
[ Because Everything Except Fashion Film Image Industry Lot More Nothing Press Sell Than Used]
I firmly believe that all human beings have access to extraordinary energies and powers. Judging from accounts of mystical experience, heightened creativity, or exceptional performance by athletes and artists, we harbor a greater life than we know. Jean Houston
[ Access Accounts Artists Athletes Beings Believe Creativity Energies Exceptional Experience Extraordinary Firmly Greater Harbor Heightened Human Judging Know Life Mystical Performance Powers Than]
Half of the modern drugs could well be thrown out of the window, except that the birds might eat them. Martin Henry Fischer Science
[ Birds Could Eat Except Half Might Modern Out Them Thrown Well Window]
Your own mind is a sacred enclosure into which nothing harmful can enter except by your permission. Arnold Bennett
[ Enter Except Harmful Into Mind Nothing Own Permission Sacred Which Your]
There is no failure except in no longer trying. There is no defeat except from within, no really insurmountable barrier save our own inherent weakness of purpose. Kin Hubbard
[ Barrier Defeat Except Failure Inherent Insurmountable Longer Our Own Purpose Really Save Trying Weakness Within]
Nothing is ever a barometer. Nothing is ever for sure except that this band has been around forever. Steven Tyler
[ Around Band Barometer Been Ever Except Forever Nothing Sure]
I've spent an awful lot of my time in the air. I've had everything happen to me in a plane that could happen. Except a crash. Brenda Lee
[ Air Awful Could Crash Everything Except Had Happen Lot Plane Spent Time]
With but few exceptions, it is always the underdog who wins through sheer willpower. Johnny Weissmuller
[ Always Exceptions Few Sheer Through Underdog Willpower Wins]
An election is a moral horror, as bad as a battle except for the blood; a mud bath for every soul concerned in it. George Bernard Shaw
[ Bad Bath Battle Blood Concerned Election Every Except Horror Moral Mud Soul]
Everything is pathology, except for indifference. Emile M. Cioran
[ Everything Except Indifference Pathology]
I've always wanted to stay involved with young people. I never bought into the idea that entertainers owe nothing to their audience except a good performance. Pat Boone
[ Always Audience Bought Entertainers Except Good Idea Into Involved Never Nothing Owe Performance Stay Their Wanted Young]
The truth is, I'd never seen a Cary Grant film. Since then I have watched his stuff and it's astounding, but I don't see any similarity between us. Except for the fact that I'm told he used to wear ladies' underwear, which is something I also do. Hugh Grant
[ Also Any Astounding Between Cary Except Fact Film Grant His Ladies Never See Seen Similarity Since Something Stuff Then Told Truth Underwear Us Used Watched Wear Which]
I never regarded my pictures as very much to be proud of, except in this, the craft, the style. Douglas Sirk
[ Craft Except Much Never Pictures Proud Regarded Style Very]
No evil dooms us hopelessly except the evil we love, and desire to continue in, and make no effort to escape from. George Eliot
[ Continue Desire Effort Escape Evil Except Hopelessly Love Make Us]
No great work has ever been produced except after a long interval of still and musing meditation. Walter Bagehot
[ After Been Ever Except Great Interval Long Meditation Produced Still Work]
If you are a novelist of a certain type of temperament, then what you really want to do is re-invent the world. God wasn't too bad a novelist, except he was a Realist. John Barth
[ Bad Certain Except God Novelist Realist Really Temperament Then Too Type Want World]
I am, I think the only surviving member of the original Battle Creek church. The church was disbanded, with the exception of thirteen members, in 1870. John Harvey Kellogg
[ Am Battle Church Creek Disbanded Exception Member Members Only Original Surviving Think Thirteen]
Around age 40 I put on twenty pounds. I had always had a perfect metabolism. But, my metabolism betrayed me as it does most people, except a very rare few who will always be thin. Suzanne Somers
[ Age Always Around Betrayed Does Except Few Had Metabolism Most Perfect Pounds Put Rare Thin Twenty Very Will]
True love is quiescent, except in the nascent moments of true humility. Bryant H. McGill
[ Except Humility Love Moments Nascent True]
My books are elegiac in the sense that they're odes to a nation that even I sometimes think may not exist anymore except in my memory and my imagination. Richard Russo
[ Anymore Books Even Except Exist Imagination May Memory Nation Sense Sometimes Think]
It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all the others that have been tried. Winston Churchill
[ Been Democracy Except Form Government Others Said Tried Worst]
Anthropology is the science which tells us that people are the same the whole world over except when they are different. Nancy Banks-Smith
[ Anthropology Different Except Over Same Science Tells Us Which Whole World]
The puma is, with the exception of some monkeys, the most playful animal in existence. William Henry Hudson
[ Animal Exception Existence Monkeys Most Playful Some]
Nothing ever comes to one, that is worth having, except as a result of hard work. Booker T. Washington Work
[ Comes Ever Except Hard Having Nothing Result Work Worth]
I have no concern for the common man except that he should not be so common. Angus Wilson
[ Common Concern Except Man Should]
I have a total irreverence for anything connected with society except that which makes the roads safer, the beer stronger, the food cheaper and the old men and old women warmer in the winter and happier in the summer. Brendan Behan
[ Anything Beer Cheaper Connected Except Food Happier Irreverence Makes Men Old Roads Safer Society Stronger Summer Total Warmer Which Winter Women]
I wouldn't change a thing - except my bank balance. Johnny Thunders
[ Balance Bank Change Except Thing]
Few women care to be laughed at and men not at all, except for large sums of money. Alan Ayckbourn
[ Care Except Few Large Laughed Men Money Sums Women]
And time itself? Time was a never-ending medium that stretched into the future and the past - except there was no future and no past, but an infinite number of brackets, extending either way, each bracket enclosing its single phase of the Universe. Clifford D. Simak
[ Bracket Brackets Each Either Except Extending Future Infinite Into Itself Medium Never-Ending Number Past Phase Single Stretched Time Universe Way]
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms. Niccolo Machiavelli
[ Arms Except Hope Just Necessary Permissible War]
Last year my boyfriend gave me a painting - a very personal one. I really prefer personal gifts or ones made by someone for me. Except diamonds. That's the exception to the rule. Minnie Driver
[ Boyfriend Diamonds Except Exception Gave Gifts Last Made Ones Painting Personal Prefer Really Rule Someone Very Year]
Everyone except the far right wing of the Republican Party realizes that oil, gas and coal burning are the main activities that have sent the climate into bigger floods, droughts, hurricanes, and El Ninos. Donella Meadows
[ Activities Bigger Burning Climate Coal Droughts El Everyone Except Far Floods Gas Hurricanes Into Main Oil Party Realizes Republican Right Sent Wing]
There is really nothing more to say-except why. But since why is difficult to handle, one must take refuge in how. Toni Morrison
[ Difficult Handle How More Must Nothing Really Refuge Since Take Why]
Cultivating literature as I do upon a little oatmeal, and driving, when in a position to be driven at all, in that humble vehicle, the 'bus, I have had, perhaps, exceptional opportunities for observing their mutual position and behaviour; and it is very peculiar. James Payn
[ Behaviour Bus Cultivating Driven Driving Exceptional Had Humble Literature Little Mutual Observing Opportunities Peculiar Perhaps Position Their Upon Vehicle Very]
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best. Andrew Carnegie
[ Approval Best Consciousness Doing Except Look Your]
Nothing had changed in my routine, except that when I went down the chippy and got me special fried rice, it would be wrapped in a newspaper that had my picture all over it. Robbie Fowler
[ Changed Down Except Fried Got Had Newspaper Nothing Over Picture Rice Routine Special Went Would Wrapped]
Well, they just don't know anything else except that one form of their business, acting, and they don't really want to learn any other part of it, or they would. Directing and producing and putting a show together is very creative, for me. Jackie Cooper
[ Acting Any Anything Business Creative Directing Else Except Form Just Know Learn Other Part Producing Putting Really Show Their Together Very Want Well Would]
Advances have fallen, generally, for everything except the biggest potential bestsellers. Given all the changes, both economic and technological, SF hasn't done too badly. Alan Dean Foster
[ Advances Badly Biggest Both Changes Done Economic Everything Except Fallen Generally Given Hasn Potential Sf Technological Too]
Even though this is late in an election year, there is no way we can go forward except together and no way anybody can win except by serving the people's urgent needs. We cannot stand still or slip backwards. We must go forward now together. Gerald R. Ford
[ Anybody Backwards Cannot Election Even Except Forward Go Late Must Needs Now Serving Slip Stand Still Though Together Urgent Way Win Year]
I didn't aim at anything except good music. Waylon Jennings
[ Aim Anything Except Good Music]
What if God exists except it turns out he doesn't really like people very much? Doug Coupland
[ Except Exists God Much Out Really Turns Very]
One of the worst of errors would be the general admission of the proposition that a Government has no right to interfere for any purpose except for that of affording protection. Nassau William Senior
[ Admission Affording Any Errors Except General Government Interfere Proposition Protection Purpose Right Worst Would]
Writing is the hardest way of earning a living, with the possible exception of wrestling alligators. Olin Miller
[ Alligators Earning Exception Hardest Living Possible Way Wrestling Writing]
The most important questions in life can never be answered by anyone except oneself. John Fowles
[ Answered Anyone Except Important Life Most Never Oneself Questions]
Money is like manure, of very little use except it be spread. Francis Bacon
[ Except Little Manure Money Spread Use Very]
There is nothing final about a mistake, except its being taken as final. Phyllis Bottome
[ Being Except Final Mistake Nothing Taken]
Actually, I don't think there's anyone that represents the artists, except the artists themselves. Isaac Hanson
[ Actually Anyone Artists Except Represents Themselves Think]
I was born in Paris, and I haven't moved, except until now - I live in the suburbs and I hate it. Luc Ferrari
[ Born Except Hate Haven Live Moved Now Paris Suburbs Until]
I write my own quotes. Except this one. I obviously stole this from somebody really clever. Brian Celio
[ Clever Except Obviously Own Quotes Really Somebody Stole Write]
All parties without exception, when they seek for power, are varieties of absolutism. Pierre-Joseph Proudhon
[ Exception Parties Power Seek Varieties Without]
Everything comes to those who wait... except a cat. Mario Andretti
[ Cat Comes Everything Except Those Wait]
I've really been sick with this cold, but I think I might have kept the columns going anyhow except I was just so low in spirit, I didn't have the will to struggle against them when my deadline was so close and I felt so lousy. Ernie Pyle
[ Against Anyhow Been Close Cold Columns Deadline Except Felt Going Just Kept Lousy Low Might Really Sick Spirit Struggle Them Think Will]
Winston Churchill aroused this nation in heroic fashion to save civilisation in World War Two. We have everything we need except political will, but political will is a renewable resource. Al Gore
[ Aroused Churchill Civilisation Everything Except Fashion Heroic Nation Need Political Renewable Resource Save Two War Will Winston World]
Art teaches nothing, except the significance of life. Michael Korda
[ Art Except Life Nothing Significance Teaches]
I don't think we have very good records about what they were thinking except, as I pointed out earlier today, that they did invent our political system. David R. Brower
[ Did Earlier Except Good Invent Our Out Pointed Political Records System Think Thinking Today Very Were]
I think to be a successful comic, you have to be exceptionally smart and exceptionally perceptive. Christopher Meloni
[ Comic Exceptionally Perceptive Smart Successful Think]
Why are comedic parts for women the exception, not the rule? Patricia Clarkson
[ Comedic Exception Parts Rule Why Women]
Except for a few small presses, most publishers are north of Ground Zero. Richard Curtis
[ Except Few Ground Most North Presses Publishers Small Zero]
I did not think much what I was writing them for, except that I knew I wanted my next novel to be in some less conventional form than straight narrative. Nicholas Mosley
[ Conventional Did Except Form Knew Less Much Narrative Next Novel Some Straight Than Them Think Wanted Writing]
I think that the old Mothers started that trend of rehearsing long hours. We went as long as the later bands did except we didn't get paid for it like they did. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Bands Did Except Get Hours Later Long Mothers Old Paid Rehearsing Started Think Trend Went]
A politician is an arse upon which everyone has sat except a man. e. e. cummings
[ Arse Everyone Except Man Politician Sat Upon Which]
Men are never really willing to die except for the sake of freedom: therefore they do not believe in dying completely. Albert Camus
[ Believe Completely Die Dying Except Freedom Men Never Really Sake Therefore Willing]
It would be great some day to have astronauts in a rover on Mars. But just about anyone except an oil company executive would say its more important to have 50 million solar powered vehicles in the United States. Brad Sherman
[ Anyone Astronauts Company Day Except Executive Great Important Just Mars Million More Oil Powered Say Solar Some States United Vehicles Would]
Everything can be killed except nostalgia for the kingdom, we carry it in the color of our eyes, in every love affair, in everything that deeply torments and unties and tricks. Julio Cortazar
[ Affair Carry Color Deeply Every Everything Except Eyes Killed Kingdom Love Nostalgia Our Torments Tricks]
All publicity is good, except an obituary notice. Brendan Behan
[ Except Good Notice Obituary Publicity]
Sooner or later a rider will emerge who will win more Tours. In every sport we have seen how the records eventually get broken and cycling is no exception. Miguel Indurain
[ Broken Cycling Emerge Eventually Every Exception Get How Later More Records Rider Seen Sooner Sport Tours Will Win]
Women can stand a beating except when it is with their own weapons. Samuel Butler
[ Beating Except Own Stand Their Weapons Women]
There is nothing on earth divine except humanity. Walter Savage Landor
[ Divine Earth Except Humanity Nothing]
A good teacher must know the rules; a good pupil, the exceptions. Martin H. Fischer
[ Exceptions Good Know Must Pupil Rules Teacher]
We thus see that the Greeks of the early ages knew little of any real people except those to the east and south of their own country, or near the coast of the Mediterranean. Thomas Bulfinch
[ Ages Any Coast Country Early East Except Greeks Knew Little Mediterranean Near Own Real See South Their Those Thus]
I looked below and saw my people there, and all were well and happy except one, and he was lying like the dead - and that one was myself. Black Elk
[ Below Dead Except Happy Looked Lying Myself Saw Well Were]
I'd like to talk about free markets. Information in the computer age is the last genuine free market left on earth except those free markets where indigenous people are still surviving. And that's basically becoming limited. Russell Means
[ Age Basically Becoming Computer Earth Except Free Genuine Indigenous Information Last Left Limited Market Markets Still Surviving Talk Those Where]
Men even contract the dirty, filthy habit of chewing tobacco, and when the habit gets a good hold upon them they are never satisfied except when they have a wad of the stuff in their mouth. So with drinking. It is largely a habit. Thomas Jordan Jarvis
[ Chewing Contract Dirty Drinking Even Except Filthy Gets Good Habit Hold Largely Men Mouth Never Satisfied Stuff Their Them Tobacco Upon]
Cynics regarded everybody as equally corrupt... Idealists regarded everybody as equally corrupt, except themselves. Robert Anton Wilson
[ Corrupt Cynics Equally Everybody Except Idealists Regarded Themselves]
A woman is a citizen who works for Mexico. We must not treat her differently from a man, except to honor her more. Adolfo Lopez Mateos
[ Citizen Differently Except Her Honor Man Mexico More Must Treat Woman Works]
No matter how many obstacles that are thrown in our path, there are ways to except them and to live through them. Robert Zemeckis
[ Except How Live Many Matter Obstacles Our Path Them Through Thrown Ways]
There came into the world an unlimited abundance of everything people need. But people need everything except unlimited abundance. Karel Capek
[ Abundance Came Everything Except Into Need Unlimited World]
People aren't going to talk about it except me and that is communication and the visits I have personally had in our meetings with our store managers saying if you do these things you will be terminated, period. Lee Scott
[ Communication Except Going Had Managers Meetings Our Period Personally Saying Store Talk Terminated These Things Visits Will]
Americans, indeed, often seem to be so overwhelmed by their children that they'll do anything for them except stay married to the co-producer. Katherine Whitehorn
[ Americans Anything Children Except Indeed Married Often Overwhelmed Seem Stay Their Them]
I have never described the time I was in Doctor Who as anything except a kind of ecstatic success, but all the rest has been rather a muddle and a disappointment. Compared to Doctor Who, it has been an outrageous failure really - it's so boring. Tom Baker
[ Anything Been Boring Compared Described Disappointment Doctor Ecstatic Except Failure Kind Muddle Never Outrageous Rather Really Rest Success Time]
I suppose more than anything, it's the way of life in this part of the country that influences my writing. In Eastern North Carolina, with the exception of Wilmington, most people live in small towns. Nicholas Sparks
[ Anything Carolina Country Eastern Exception Influences Life Live More Most North Part Small Suppose Than Towns Way Wilmington Writing]
When I was a kid, I was surrounded by girls: older sisters, older girl cousins just down the street... except for an older boy named Vito who threw rocks. Each year I would wish for a baby brother. It never happened. Wally Lamb
[ Baby Boy Brother Cousins Down Each Except Girl Girls Happened Just Kid Named Never Older Rocks Sisters Street Surrounded Threw Wish Would Year]
There is something akin to freedom in having a lover who has no control over you, except that which he gains by kindness and attachment. Harriet Ann Jacobs
[ Akin Attachment Control Except Freedom Gains Having Kindness Lover Over Something Which]
And it should be the law: If you use the word "paradigm" without knowing what the dictionary says it means, you go to jail. No exceptions. David Jones
[ Dictionary Exceptions Go Jail Knowing Law Means Paradigm Says Should Use Without Word]
I'm not going to take this defeatist attitude and listen to all this crap any more from all these people who have nothing except doomsday to predict. Carroll Shelby
[ Any Attitude Crap Doomsday Except Going Listen More Nothing Predict Take These]
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion. Democritus
[ Atoms Else Empty Everything Except Exists Nothing Opinion Space]
I worked with such concentration and focus and I had hundreds of obscure engineering or programming things in my head. I was just real exceptional in that way. Steve Wozniak
[ Concentration Engineering Exceptional Focus Had Head Hundreds Just Obscure Programming Real Such Things Way Worked]
Here are also the two vessels, but the San Carlos without sailors, all having died of the scurvy, except two. Junipero Serra
[ Also Carlos Died Except Having Here Sailors San Two Vessels Without]
I live in a Mobile Home - I've never had a house, except once; I rented a log cabin. Don Van Vliet
[ Cabin Except Had Home House Live Log Mobile Never Once Rented]
We sat down and read it for the first time and I thanked God under my breath, because they were all so good. And my leading ladies are both exceptional. I mean, everybody in the play. I could just go on all night about them. Gavin MacLeod
[ Because Both Breath Could Down Everybody Exceptional First Go God Good Just Ladies Leading Mean Night Play Read Sat Thanked Them Time Under Were]
Melancholy has ceased to be an individual phenomenon, an exception. It has become the class privilege of the wage earner, a mass state of mind that finds its cause wherever life is governed by production quotas. Gunther Grass
[ Become Cause Ceased Class Exception Finds Governed Individual Life Mass Melancholy Mind Phenomenon Privilege Production Quotas State Wage Wherever]
I've never been drawn to the feminist movement. I was brought up to believe that men had little to do with the home or children - except to bring in the money. Beryl Bainbridge
[ Been Believe Bring Brought Children Drawn Except Feminist Had Home Little Men Money Movement Never Up]
Now as of old the gods give men all good things, excepting only those that are baneful and injurious and useless. These, now as of old, are not gifts of the gods: men stumble into them themselves because of their own blindness and folly. Democritus
[ Because Blindness Excepting Folly Gifts Give Gods Good Injurious Into Men Now Old Only Own Stumble Their Them Themselves These Things Those Useless]
Hungry people cannot be good at learning or producing anything, except perhaps violence. Pearl Bailey
[ Anything Cannot Except Good Hungry Learning Perhaps Producing Violence]
I hate banks. They do nothing positive for anybody except take care of themselves. They're first in with their fees and first out when there's trouble. Earl Warren
[ Anybody Banks Care Except Fees First Hate Nothing Out Positive Take Their Themselves Trouble]
It is always good policy to tell the truth unless of course you are an exceptionally good liar. Jerome K. Jerome
[ Always Course Exceptionally Good Liar Policy Tell Truth Unless]
I've made 30 movies and for the most part my movies work. In a business where success is an exception and not the rule, I've mostly been successful. Eddie Murphy
[ Been Business Exception Made Most Mostly Movies Part Rule Success Successful Where Work]
Now I listen to all kinds of music except rap, which all sounds the same to me. Moira Kelly
[ Except Kinds Listen Music Now Rap Same Sounds Which]
I must confess, my Spanish is not so good - except I read a little, so I started with the English but then determined that it would have to be in Spanish. George Crumb
[ Confess Determined English Except Good Little Must Read Spanish Started Then Would]
Talk is cheap - except when Congress does it. Cullen Hightower Government
[ Cheap Congress Does Except Talk]
There's not too much difference between writing a picture book and writing a collection of a hundred poems or so, except that the bigger books take a lot longer to do. Jack Prelutsky
[ Between Bigger Book Books Collection Difference Except Hundred Longer Lot Much Picture Poems Take Too Writing]
There is nothing deep down inside us except what we have put there ourselves. Richard Rorty Motivational
[ Deep Down Except Inside Nothing Ourselves Put Us]
I miss everything about Chicago, except January and February. Gary Cole
[ Chicago Everything Except February January Miss]
When I started walking and I looked down and I saw on the floor this water, which looked like, you know, water in your basement except it happened to be in the auxiliary building of a nuclear power plant. William Scranton
[ Auxiliary Basement Building Down Except Floor Happened Know Looked Nuclear Plant Power Saw Started Walking Water Which Your]
A rich poet from Harvard has no sense in his mind, except the aesthetic. Beatrice Wood
[ Aesthetic Except Harvard His Mind Poet Rich Sense]
Whenever someone dies everyone says, I love that guy, except for Jeffrey Dahmer. Pauly Shore
[ Dies Everyone Except Guy Love Says Someone Whenever]
I won't talk about what it was like in prison, except to say I'm glad I'm out and that I plan never to go back and to pay my taxes every day. Richard Pryor
[ Back Day Every Except Glad Go Never Out Pay Plan Prison Say Talk Taxes Won]
Who, except the gods, can live time through forever without any pain? Aeschylus
[ Any Except Forever Gods Live Pain Through Time Without]
Really, we don't know what to make of it except that we're delighted about it. We have all these fans thirty years later and they're still around and will probably be around for a long time to come. Russell Johnson
[ Around Come Delighted Except Fans Know Later Long Make Probably Really Still These Thirty Time Will Years]
Thomas was my true name but everyone knew me as Mick, except my mother, who knew me as definitely Michael. Thomas Keneally
[ Definitely Everyone Except Knew Michael Mick Mother Name Thomas True]
Very few of us have any idea whatsoever of what life is like living in a goldfish bowl, except, of course, for those of us who are goldfish. Graham Taylor
[ Any Bowl Course Except Few Goldfish Idea Life Living Those Us Very Whatsoever]
There is no possible source of evil except good. Saint Augustine
[ Evil Except Good Possible Source]
Words began to appear in English and to make some kind of equivalent. For what satisfaction it is hard to say, except that something seems unusually piercing, living, handsome, in another language, and since English is yours, you wish it to be there too. Robert Fitzgerald
[ Another Appear Began English Equivalent Except Handsome Hard Kind Language Living Make Piercing Satisfaction Say Seems Since Some Something Too Unusually Wish Words Yours]
Everybody on our cast is very musically talented, except for me. Blake Lively
[ Cast Everybody Except Musically Our Talented Very]
It's not always easy to stand aside and be unable to do anything except record the sufferings around one. Robert Capa
[ Always Anything Around Aside Easy Except Record Stand Sufferings Unable]
Every body continues in its state of rest or uniform motion in a straight line, except insofar as it doesn't. Arthur Eddington
[ Body Continues Every Except Insofar Line Motion Rest State Straight Uniform]
Liberals, it has been said, are generous with other peoples' money, except when it comes to questions of national survival when they prefer to be generous with other people's freedom and security. William F. Buckley, Jr.
[ Been Comes Except Freedom Generous Liberals Money National Other Peoples Prefer Questions Said Security Survival]
I don't think I know a Scientologist except when I see one or two of their actors on the Hollywood screen. Jerry Falwell
[ Actors Except Hollywood Know Scientologist Screen See Their Think Two]
Almost every way we make electricity today, except for the emerging renewables and nuclear, puts out CO2. And so, what we're going to have to do at a global scale, is create a new system. And so, we need energy miracles. Bill Gates
[ Almost Co2 Create Electricity Emerging Energy Every Except Global Going Make Miracles Need New Nuclear Out Puts Scale System Today Way]
As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books. White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them. Maya Angelou
[ Adored Black Books Desired Except Far Knew Lonely Men Never Them Were White Women Worked]
I'll play first, third, left. I'll play anywhere - except Philadelphia. Richie Allen
[ Anywhere Except First Left Philadelphia Play Third]
Unlike the Reagan and Bush Administrations, with but one exception, the Clinton administration failed to reach out to Republicans in creating a new team, and eventually paid a political price. Richard V. Allen
[ Administration Administrations Bush Clinton Creating Eventually Exception Failed New Out Paid Political Price Reach Reagan Republicans Team Unlike]
No true and permanent fame can be founded except in labors which promote the happiness of mankind. Charles Sumner
[ Except Fame Founded Happiness Labors Mankind Permanent Promote True Which]
How glorious it is - and also how painful - to be an exception. Alfred de Musset
[ Also Exception Glorious How Painful]
The naturalists of our own time hold equal faith in the wonders of the sea, but seek therein rather for the links of nature's chain than for apparent exceptions. Edward Forbes
[ Apparent Chain Equal Exceptions Faith Hold Links Naturalists Nature Our Own Rather Sea Seek Than Therein Time Wonders]
One of the things that upset me was some of the criticism leveled at Simon and Garfunkel. I always took exception to it, but actually I agree with a lot of it. Paul Simon
[ Actually Agree Always Criticism Exception Leveled Lot Simon Some Things Took Upset]
I don't remember anything anybody said in any Jack Ford picture. Nothing happens except action. Elia Kazan
[ Action Any Anybody Anything Except Ford Happens Jack Nothing Picture Remember Said]
An age which is incapable of poetry is incapable of any kind of literature except the cleverness of a decadence. Raymond Chandler
[ Age Any Cleverness Decadence Except Incapable Kind Literature Poetry Which]
I never thought I want to do anything, really, except not go to work properly and turn up at the same place every day and eat sandwiches in the same canteen, if I can possibly help it, as I don't think I'd be very good at it. Dylan Moran
[ Anything Day Eat Every Except Go Good Help Never Place Possibly Properly Really Same Sandwiches Think Thought Turn Up Very Want Work]
I have no agenda except to be funny. Neither I or the writers profess to offer any worldly wisdom. Julia Louis-Dreyfus
[ Agenda Any Except Funny Neither Offer Profess Wisdom Worldly Writers]
I can honestly say this industry hasn't made me neurotic about my looks, except maybe my weight. I hope my clothes kind of reflect that. They're meant to make you feel good. Stella McCartney
[ Clothes Except Feel Good Hasn Honestly Hope Industry Kind Looks Made Make Maybe Meant Neurotic Reflect Say Weight]
They say you can rap about anything except for Jesus, that means guns, sex, lies, video tapes, but if I talk about God my record won't get played Huh? Kanye West
[ Anything Except Get God Guns Huh Jesus Lies Means Played Rap Record Say Sex Talk Tapes Video Won]
Honor means that a man is not exceptional; fame, that he is. Fame is something which must be won; honor, only something which must not be lost. Arthur Schopenhauer
[ Exceptional Fame Honor Lost Man Means Must Only Something Which Won]
It has been said that there is no fool like an old fool, except a young fool. But the young fool has first to grow up to be an old fool to realize what a damn fool he was when he was a young fool. Harold MacMillan
[ Been Damn Except First Fool Grow Old Realize Said Up Young]
It was pretty much the way that it was when I first read it, although one exception would be that some ideas that I had were also incorporated into the script. Chiaki Kuriyama
[ Also Although Exception First Had Ideas Incorporated Into Much Pretty Read Script Some Way Were Would]
What could I say to you that would be of value, except that perhaps you seek too much, that as a result of your seeking you cannot find. Hermann Hesse
[ Cannot Could Except Find Much Perhaps Result Say Seek Seeking Too Value Would Your]
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge. Napoleon Hill
[ Acknowledge Except Limitations Mind Those]
Nothing could be recorded in those days except by aiming a movie camera at the television screen. It was at least another 10 years before they had any kind of recording medium. Nigel Kneale
[ Aiming Another Any Before Camera Could Days Except Had Kind Least Medium Movie Nothing Recorded Recording Screen Television Those Years]
Despite a large body of work in films, TV, theatre and concerts, I am viewed by many as a Jewish artist. I do not resent the label, except for the fact that I disapprove of labels in general. Theodore Bikel
[ Am Artist Body Concerts Despite Disapprove Except Fact Films General Jewish Label Labels Large Many Resent Theatre Tv Viewed Work]
They call it The New Avengers but it's really the old Avengers with new people except for me, looking rather fat and rather old. Patrick Macnee
[ Avengers Call Except Fat Looking New Old Rather Really]
What is youth except a man or woman before it is ready or fit to be seen? Evelyn Waugh
[ Before Except Fit Man Ready Seen Woman Youth]
I was never afraid of anything in the world except the dentist. Taylor Caldwell
[ Afraid Anything Dentist Except Never World]
I don't really think they saw anything in me, except the fact that I was interested in it. Some of the kids would miss a week here and miss a week there, I think they could see that I really enjoyed it. Dorothy Hamill
[ Anything Could Enjoyed Except Fact Here Interested Kids Miss Really Saw See Some Think Week Would]
A woman in love will do almost anything for a man, except give up the desire to improve him. Nathaniel Branden
[ Almost Anything Desire Except Give Him Improve Love Man Up Will Woman]
This woman's work is exceptional. Too bad she's not a man. Edouard Manet
[ Bad Exceptional Man She Too Woman Work]
Anthropology is the science which tells us that people are the same the whole world over - except when they are different. Nancy Banks Smith
[ Anthropology Different Except Over Same Science Tells Us Which Whole World]
The President has not created any Ford constituency, unique from that of any Republican President. The one exception to this is that he does show unique strength with young voters for a Republican. Robert Teeter
[ Any Constituency Created Does Exception Ford President Republican Show Strength Unique Voters Young]
It was an experience that was exceptional. People frequently ask what it was like and it truly was inspiring. Sometimes during his lifetime, people would try and put him on a pedestal and that's not where he wanted to be, but he was really a great individual. John Sexton
[ Ask During Exceptional Experience Frequently Great Him His Individual Inspiring Lifetime Pedestal Put Really Sometimes Truly Try Wanted Where Would]
The problem is that I don't want to add another record to the world that is not necessary to be published, except to make some business. There has to be a musical reason. Eberhard Weber
[ Add Another Business Except Make Musical Necessary Problem Published Reason Record Some Want World]
Movies and television shows based on comic books constitute the worst single genre in the history of filmed entertainment (with the exception of porn). John Podhoretz
[ Based Books Comic Constitute Entertainment Exception Filmed Genre History Movies Shows Single Television Worst]
No man ever became great or good except through many and great mistakes. William E. Gladstone
[ Became Ever Except Good Great Man Many Mistakes Through]
We are naive and moralistic women. We are human beings who find politics a blight upon the human condition. And do not know how one copes with it except through politics. Kate Millett
[ Beings Blight Condition Copes Except Find How Human Know Moralistic Naive Politics Through Upon Women]
America is exceptional: but because it yields the likes of Obama, not the likes of Bush. Eric Liu
[ America Because Bush Exceptional Likes Obama Obama Yields]
No idea can succeed except at the expense of sacrifice; no one ever escapes without enduring strain from the struggle of life. Ernest Renan
[ Enduring Escapes Ever Except Expense Idea Life Sacrifice Strain Struggle Succeed Without]
I know nothing except the fact of my ignorance. Socrates
[ Except Fact Ignorance Know Nothing]
Except among those whose education has been in the minimalist style, it is understood that hasty moral judgments about the past are a form of injustice. Jacques Barzun
[ Among Been Education Except Form Hasty Injustice Judgments Minimalist Moral Past Style Those Understood Whose]
Use those talents you have. You will make it. You will give joy to the world. Take this tip from nature: The woods would be a very silent place if no birds sang except those who sang best. Bernard Meltzer
[ Best Birds Except Give Joy Make Nature Place Sang Silent Take Talents Those Tip Use Very Will Woods World Would]
Elvis couldn't leave the hotel except under heavy guard. It was incredible how they went wild over him. Minnie Pearl
[ Elvis Except Guard Heavy Him Hotel How Incredible Leave Over Under Went Wild]
I didn't really work with Vin on it except we talked about it a little bit. I think it was kind of cool because we didn't think it was going to be that emotional. I don't think Vin knew I was going to be that emotional. Brittany Snow
[ Because Bit Cool Emotional Except Going Kind Knew Little Really Talked Think Work]
When I'm on stage by myself, I don't have to think about anything. I don't have to worry about anything because I'm not responsible for anything except just opening my mouth and making sure music comes out. Bobby McFerrin
[ Anything Because Comes Except Just Making Mouth Music Myself Opening Out Responsible Stage Sure Think Worry]
The REM and Nirvana successes don't mean much to me except as a potential distraction for bands who want to cash in on the trend. Don't try to sound like someone else. REM and Nirvana don't sound like anyone else. Greg Ginn
[ Anyone Bands Cash Distraction Else Except Mean Much Nirvana Potential Someone Sound Successes Trend Try Want]
It was never physically dangerous except when I nearly fell off a horse, but it was physically arduous - especially when you were working late at night. Derek Jacobi
[ Arduous Dangerous Especially Except Fell Horse Late Nearly Never Night Off Physically Were Working]
I had no accomplishments except surviving. But that isn't enough in the community where I came from, because everybody was doing it. So I wasn't prepared for America, where everybody is glowing with good teeth and good clothes and food. Frank McCourt
[ Accomplishments America Because Came Clothes Community Doing Enough Everybody Except Food Glowing Good Had Prepared Surviving Teeth Where]
I'm in a business where no one cares about anything except how well your last collection sold. Calvin Klein
[ Anything Business Cares Collection Except How Last Sold Well Where Your]
When the imagination and will power are in conflict, are antagonistic, it is always the imagination which wins, without any exception. Emile Coue
[ Always Antagonistic Any Conflict Exception Imagination Power Which Will Wins Without]
Except for Ali, fighters had never been marketable. Sugar Ray Leonard
[ Ali Been Except Fighters Had Marketable Never]