Quotations that match 'except'.

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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Science does not permit exceptions. Claude Bernard
[ Does Exceptions Permit Science]
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]
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]
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]
But at the time when he wrote, Englishmen, with the rarest exceptions, wrote only in French or Latin; and when they began to write in English, a man of genius, to interpret and improve on him, was not found for a long time. George Saintsbury
[ Began English Englishmen Exceptions Found French Genius Him Improve Interpret Latin Long Man Only Rarest Time Write Wrote]
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]
Americans detest all lies except lies spoken in public or printed lies. Edward W. Howe
[ Americans Detest Except Lies Printed Public Spoken]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Who, except the gods, can live time through forever without any pain? Aeschylus
[ Any Except Forever Gods Live Pain Through Time Without]
There are writers who say they have no social responsibility except to write a good book, but that doesn't satisfy me. Sheri S. Tepper
[ Book Except Good Responsibility Satisfy Say Social Write Writers]
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]
You can do anything with bayonets except sit on them. Thomas Hardy
[ Anything Bayonets Except Sit Them]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
This woman's work is exceptional. Too bad she's not a man. Edouard Manet
[ Bad Exceptional Man She Too Woman Work]
I'm a normal teen-ager except for my size. Dana Hill
[ Except Normal Size]
Vitality is radiated from exceptional art and architecture. Arthur Erickson Art
[ Architecture Art Exceptional Radiated Vitality]
Again, we turn down most books that have been self-published unless they have a special track record. We have taken a small number on, however, and sold them to major publishers for a nice sum. But that is an exception to the rule. Richard Curtis
[ Again Been Books Down Exception However Major Most Nice Number Publishers Record Rule Small Sold Special Sum Taken Them Track Turn Unless]
The other exception where we did not at all restore the place to its original condition is the Surrounded Islands. Before we installed our fabric, we had our workers remove 42 tons of garbage off the beaches of those islands. We never brought the garbage back. Christo
[ Back Beaches Before Brought Condition Did Exception Fabric Garbage Had Installed Islands Never Off Original Other Our Place Remove Restore Surrounded Those Tons Where Workers]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
A successful woman preacher was once asked what special obstacles have you met as a woman in the ministry? Not one, she answered, except the lack of a minister's wife. Anna Garlin Spencer
[ Answered Asked Except Lack Met Minister Ministry Obstacles Once Preacher She Special Successful Wife Woman]
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 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]
A rich poet from Harvard has no sense in his mind, except the aesthetic. Beatrice Wood
[ Aesthetic Except Harvard His Mind Poet Rich Sense]
I honor religion except when it gets into shedding blood. Rip Torn
[ Blood Except Gets Honor Into Religion Shedding]
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]
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 and haven't been unemployed for 20 years. I'm an exception to the rule. Denzel Washington
[ Been Exception Haven Rule Unemployed Years]
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]
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]
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 '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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Grissom is pretty asexual. He's not that interested in anything other than work - except for Lady Heather. She's the closest to getting his heart of anyone. William Petersen
[ Anyone Anything Closest Except Getting Grissom Heart Heather His Interested Lady Other Pretty She Than Work]
I like all things grammatical, and I had already written several books about parts of speech, and even the alphabet, so everything that makes up a sentence and even a word was covered except for punctuation. Brian P. Cleary
[ Alphabet Already Books Covered Even Everything Except Grammatical Had Makes Parts Punctuation Sentence Several Speech Things Up Word Written]
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]
So I had the opportunity to do what the kids in the Hershey program do, except that the Hershey program lets them do it on such a larger scale, with the regional and national competitions. Rafer Johnson
[ Competitions Except Had Hershey Kids Larger Lets National Opportunity Program Regional Scale Such Them]
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]
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]
Power is no blessing in itself, except when it is used to protect the innocent. Jonathan Swift
[ Blessing Except Innocent Itself Power Protect Used]
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]
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]
What characterizes a member of a minority group is that he is forced to see himself as both exceptional and insignificant, marvelous and awful, good and evil. Norman Mailer
[ Awful Both Characterizes Evil Exceptional Forced Good Group Himself Insignificant Marvelous Member Minority See]
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]
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]
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]
There is no evidence of any kind except that is directed toward Oswald. John Sherman Cooper
[ Any Directed Evidence Except Kind Oswald Toward]
Man can learn nothing except by going from the known to the unknown. Claude Bernard
[ Except Going Known Learn Man Nothing Unknown]
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]
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]
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]
I have been up to see the Congress and they do not seem to be able to do anything except to eat peanuts and chew tobacco, while my army is starving. Robert E. Lee
[ Able Anything Army Been Chew Congress Eat Except Peanuts See Seem Starving Tobacco Up While]
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]
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]
Except on their southern borders the great northern forests are not good as a permanent home for man. Ellsworth Huntington
[ Borders Except Forests Good Great Home Man Northern Permanent Southern Their]
Actually I consider myself a superficially normal looking person who has a vast collection of bizarre silly porn hidden in his basement, as all normal looking people do, and I'm keeping it hidden from everyone in the world except those few people with access to the Internet. Chris A. Bridges
[ Access Actually Basement Bizarre Collection Consider Everyone Except Few Hidden His Internet Keeping Looking Myself Normal Person Silly Superficially Those Vast World]
I don't like recording studios - except my own, which is just a little room above the garage. Keith Jarrett
[ Above Except Garage Just Little Own Recording Room Studios Which]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Everything has been figured out, except how to live. Jean-Paul Sartre Life
[ Been Everything Except Figured How Live Out]
The case of the Seminoles constitutes at present the only exception to the successful efforts of the Government to remove the Indians to the homes assigned them west of the Mississippi. Martin Van Buren
[ Assigned Case Constitutes Efforts Exception Government Homes Indians Mississippi Only Present Remove Successful Them West]
Never be unfaithful to a lover, except with your wife. P. J. O'Rourke
[ Except Lover Never Unfaithful Wife Your]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion. Democritus
[ Atoms Else Empty Everything Except Exists Nothing Opinion Space]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
In a change of masters the poor change nothing except their master's name. Phaedrus
[ Change Except Master Masters Name Nothing Poor Their]
Their is no defense against criticism except obscurity. Joseph Addison
[ Against Criticism Defense Except Obscurity Their]
The people who went on that airplane were unexceptional. Paul Greengrass
[ Airplane Went Were]
I'll sign anything except bad legislation. Kinky Friedman
[ Anything Bad Except Legislation Sign]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
I was fine with everything except Maths. I was terrible at Maths. Charlie Simpson
[ Everything Except Fine Terrible]
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]
Nothing is absolute, with the debatable exceptions of this statement and death. John Ralston Saul
[ Absolute Death Debatable Exceptions Nothing Statement]
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]
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]
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]
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]
You can put anything into words, except your own life. Max Frisch
[ Anything Except Into Life Own Put Words Your]
With but few exceptions, it is always the underdog who wins through sheer willpower. Johnny Weissmuller
[ Always Exceptions Few Sheer Through Underdog Willpower Wins]
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]
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]
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]
I promised to have no partisan affiliation and no subsidy except advertising. Benjamin Henry Day
[ Advertising Affiliation Except Partisan Promised Subsidy]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
All publicity is good, except an obituary notice. Brendan Behan
[ Except Good Notice Obituary Publicity]
One should never criticize his own work except in a fresh and hopeful mood. The self-criticism of a tired mind is suicide. Charles Horton Cooley
[ Criticize Except Fresh His Hopeful Mind Mood Never Own Should Suicide Tired Work]
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]
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]
Every one of my books is written from the viewpoint of cops, with the exception of my book Killer on the Road, which is written from the viewpoint of a serial killer. James Ellroy
[ Book Books Cops Every Exception Killer Road Serial Viewpoint Which Written]
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]
There is nothing permanent except change. Heraclitus
[ Change Except Nothing Permanent]
Colleges are like old-age homes, except for the fact that more people die in colleges. Bob Dylan
[ Colleges Die Except Fact Homes More]
The thing that makes you exceptional, if you are at all, is inevitably that which must also make you lonely. Lorraine Hansberry
[ Also Exceptional Inevitably Lonely Make Makes Must Thing Which]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
There is no exception to the rule that every rule has an exception. James Thurber
[ Every Exception Rule]
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]
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]
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]
Everything is ironic to me. There are moments I find hysterical, but I'm probably the only one who would find that, except for a few people. River Phoenix
[ Everything Except Few Find Hysterical Ironic Moments Only Probably Would]
My hope lies with people who never go to Washington except to see the monuments. Joel Kotkin
[ Except Go Hope Lies Monuments Never See Washington]
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 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]
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]
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]
When people have asked if I'd like to go in the Shuttle, I said you don't get to fly it, except for landing, which I'd love to do. I wouldn't go unless I could command it. Wally Schirra
[ Asked Command Could Except Fly Get Go Landing Love Said Shuttle Unless Which]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
He knew everything about literature except how to enjoy it. Joseph Heller
[ Enjoy Everything Except How Knew Literature]
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]
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]
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]
Systems are to be appreciated by their general effects, and not by particular exceptions. James F. Cooper
[ Appreciated Effects Exceptions General Particular Systems Their]
Show business is just like high school, except you get paid. Martin Mull
[ Business Except Get High Just Paid School Show]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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 never think about poetry except when I'm writing it. I mean my poetry. Norman MacCaig
[ Except Mean Never Poetry Think Writing]
No battle is worth fighting except the last one. J. Enoch Powell
[ Battle Except Fighting Last Worth]
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 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]
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]
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]
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]
A genius is one who can do anything except make a living. Joey Lauren Adams
[ Anything Except Genius Living Make]
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]
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]
We do not covet anything from any nation except their respect. Winston Churchill
[ Any Anything Covet Except Nation Respect Their]
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 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]
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind. Dale Carnegie
[ Anywhere Except Exist Fear Mind]
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]
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best. Andrew Carnegie
[ Approval Best Consciousness Doing Except Look Your]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Of course, clothing fashions have always been impractical, except in Tahiti. Jacques Barzun
[ Always Been Clothing Course Except Fashions Impractical Tahiti]
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]
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]
All weddings, except those with shotguns in evidence, are wonderful. Liz Smith
[ Evidence Except Those Weddings Wonderful]
No one is to be called an enemy, all are your benefactors, and no one does you harm. You have no enemy except yourselves. Francis of Assisi
[ Benefactors Called Does Enemy Except Harm Your Yourselves]
Now it is established in the sciences that no knowledge is acquired save through the study of its causes and beginnings, if it has had causes and beginnings; nor completed except by knowledge of its accidents and accompanying essentials. Avicenna
[ Accidents Accompanying Acquired Beginnings Causes Completed Essentials Established Except Had Knowledge Nor Now Save Sciences Study Through]
We idolized the Beatles, except for those of us who idolized the Rolling Stones, who in those days still had many of their original teeth. Dave Barry
[ Beatles Days Except Had Idolized Many Original Rolling Still Stones Teeth Their Those Us]
I'm as anxious as any viewer would be to see what Temple is going to do next. All I know is that in the second half of the season, he's going to have more sexual tension developing. And it's a great cast - they're all Broadway actors except for me. I aspire to that. Sean Patrick Thomas
[ Actors Anxious Any Aspire Broadway Cast Developing Except Going Great Half Know More Next Season Second See Sexual Temple Tension Viewer Would]
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]
There is a time for all things - except marriage, my dear. Thomas Chatterton Marriage
[ Dear Except Marriage Things Time]
Man has demonstrated that he is master of everything except his own nature. Henry Miller
[ Demonstrated Everything Except His Man Master Nature Own]
The politician in my country seeks votes, affection and respect, in that order. With few notable exceptions, they are simply men who want to be loved. Edward R. Murrow
[ Affection Country Exceptions Few Loved Men Notable Order Politician Respect Seeks Simply Votes Want]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge. Napoleon Hill
[ Acknowledge Except Limitations Mind Those]
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]
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]
Why should I go into details, we have nothing that is not perishable except what our hearts and our intellects endows us with. Ovid
[ Details Endows Except Go Hearts Intellects Into Nothing Our Perishable Should Us Why]
The scientist rigorously defends his right to be ignorant of almost everything except his specialty. Marshall McLuhan
[ Almost Defends Everything Except His Ignorant Right Rigorously Scientist Specialty]
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]
A person is never happy except at the price of some ignorance. Anatole France
[ Except Happy Ignorance Never Person Price Some]
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]
You never find an Englishman among the under-dogs except in England, of course. Evelyn Waugh
[ Among Course England Englishman Except Find Never]
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]
Once you accept your own death, all of a sudden you're free to live. You no longer care about your reputation. You no longer care except so far as your life can be used tactically to promote a cause you believe in. Saul Alinsky
[ Accept Believe Care Cause Death Except Far Free Life Live Longer Once Own Promote Reputation Sudden Tactically Used Your]
'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]
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]
Life has no limitations, except the ones you make. Les Brown
[ Except Life Limitations Make Ones]
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]
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]
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]
Scientists and scholars should constitute themselves as an international NGO of exceptional authority. John Charles Polanyi
[ Authority Constitute Exceptional International Scholars Scientists Should Themselves]
No man has a right to do what he pleases, except when he pleases to do right. Charles Simmons
[ Except Man Pleases Right]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Ban partial-birth abortion except to save mother's life. Jerry Weller
[ Abortion Ban Except Life Mother Save]
Highly educated young people are tutored, taught and monitored in all aspects of their lives, except the most important, which is character building. When it comes to this, most universities leave them alone. David Brooks
[ Alone Aspects Building Character Comes Educated Except Highly Important Leave Lives Most Taught Their Them Universities Which Young]
Well, first of all, we now have everybody with the exception of India, Pakistan, and Israel, and I don't think these three countries are going to join by simply providing them an incentive, in terms of technology. Mohamed ElBaradei
[ Countries Everybody Exception First Going Incentive India Israel Join Now Pakistan Providing Simply Technology Terms Them These Think Three Well]
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]
No one ever became great except through many and great mistakes. William E. Gladstone
[ Became Ever Except Great Many Mistakes Through]
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]
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]
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]
If thou must love me, let it be for naught except for love's sake only. Elizabeth Barrett Browning
[ Except Love Must Naught Only Sake Thou]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
A novel must be exceptionally good to live as long as the average cat. Lord Chesterfield
[ Average Cat Exceptionally Good Live Long Must Novel]
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]
There is no happiness in love, except at the end of an English novel. Anthony Trollope
[ End English Except Happiness Love Novel]
Nothing is either all masculine or all feminine except having sex. Marlo Thomas
[ Either Except Feminine Having Masculine Nothing Sex]
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]
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]
Nothing is a matter of life and death except life and death. Angela Carter
[ Death Except Life Matter Nothing]
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]
Why on earth do we want closer connection with England? We have little in common with English people except our language. We are fast becoming an entirely different people. Henry Lawson
[ Becoming Closer Common Connection Different Earth England English Entirely Except Fast Language Little Our Want Why]
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]
The world can forgive practically anything except people who mind their own business. Margaret Mitchell
[ Anything Business Except Forgive Mind Own Practically Their World]
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]
Wars have never hurt anybody except the people who die. Salvador Dali War
[ Anybody Die Except Hurt Never Wars]
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]
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]
Us sing and dance, make faces and give flower bouquets, trying to be loved. You ever notice that trees do everything to git attention we do, except walk? Alice Walker
[ Attention Bouquets Dance Ever Everything Except Faces Flower Git Give Loved Make Notice Sing Trees Trying Us Walk]
The manner of the country makes the usage of life there, and the land will not be lived in except in its own fashion. Mary Austin
[ Country Except Fashion Land Life Lived Makes Manner Own Usage Will]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
After all, every murderer when he kills runs the risk of the most dreadful of deaths, whereas those who kill him risk nothing except promotion. Albert Camus
[ After Deaths Dreadful Every Except Him Kill Kills Most Murderer Nothing Promotion Risk Runs Those Whereas]
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]
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]
These days, it's really been uninteresting except when disasters occur. James Van Allen
[ Been Days Disasters Except Occur Really These Uninteresting]
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 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]
A politician is an arse upon which everyone has sat except a man. e. e. cummings
[ Arse Everyone Except Man Politician Sat Upon Which]
Treat everyone with respect and kindness. Period. No exceptions. Kiana Tom
[ Everyone Exceptions Kindness Period Respect Treat]
I know nothing, except the fact of my ignorance. Diogenes
[ Except Fact Ignorance Know Nothing]
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]
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 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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Never be the only one, except, possibly, in your own home. Alice Walker
[ Except Home Never Only Own Possibly Your]
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 parts of the human body get tired eventually - except the tongue. Konrad Adenauer
[ Body Eventually Except Get Human Parts Tired Tongue]
I'll play first, third, left. I'll play anywhere - except Philadelphia. Richie Allen
[ Anywhere Except First Left Philadelphia Play Third]
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]
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]
Saskatchewan is much like Texas- except it's more friendly to the United States. Adlai E. Stevenson
[ Except Friendly More Much Saskatchewan States United]
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]
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]
All the gods are dead except the god of war. Eldridge Cleaver
[ Dead Except God Gods War]
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]
Everything makes me nervous - except making films. Elizabeth Taylor Movies
[ Everything Except Films Makes Making Nervous]
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 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 person himself believes that all the other portraits are good likenesses except the one of himself. Edvard Munch
[ Believes Except Good Himself Other Person Portraits]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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 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]
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]
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]
There is nothing new in the world except the history you do not know. Harry S. Truman
[ Except History Know New Nothing World]
Sleep - the most beautiful experience in life - except drink. W. C. Fields
[ Beautiful Drink Except Experience Life Most Sleep]
Nothing exists except through language. Hans-Georg Gadamer
[ Except Exists Language Nothing Through]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Exceptions are not always the proof of the old rule; they can also be the harbinger of a new one. Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
[ Also Always Exceptions Harbinger New Old Proof Rule]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Nobody ever did anything very foolish except from some strong principle. Lord Melbourne
[ Anything Did Ever Except Foolish Nobody Principle Some Strong Very]
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]
An Englishman never enjoys himself, except for a noble purpose. A. P. Herbert
[ Englishman Enjoys Except Himself Never Noble Purpose]
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]
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]
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]
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]
No matter where I've been overseas, the food stinks, except in Italy. Carmen Electra Travel
[ Been Except Food Italy Matter Overseas Stinks Where]
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]
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]
We cannot solve life's problems except by solving them. M. Scott Peck
[ Cannot Except Life Problems Solve Solving Them]
I do not speak the minds of others except to speak my own mind better. Michel de Montaigne
[ Better Except Mind Minds Others Own Speak]
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]
Segregation never brought anyone anything except trouble. Paul Harris
[ Anyone Anything Brought Except Never Segregation Trouble]
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]
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 is no such thing as bad publicity except your own obituary. Brendan Behan
[ Bad Except Obituary Own Publicity Such Thing Your]
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]
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]
Nature provides exceptions to every rule. Margaret Fuller
[ Every Exceptions Nature Provides Rule]
Herein lies our problem. If we level that much land to grow rice and whatever, then no other animal could live there except for some insect pest species. Which is very unfortunate. Steve Irwin
[ Animal Could Except Grow Insect Land Level Lies Live Much Other Our Pest Problem Rice Some Species Then Unfortunate Very Whatever Which]
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]
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]
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]
Change is inevitable - except from a vending machine. Robert C. Gallagher Change
[ Change Except Inevitable Machine Vending]
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]
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]
Think it is just a matter of... well look how long it took Shawn Colvin to reach the level that she has. Believe me, that girl has done everything except stand behind the cash register at Tower and take the money. Christine Lavin
[ Behind Believe Cash Done Everything Except Girl How Just Level Long Look Matter Money Reach Register Shawn She Stand Take Think Took Tower Well]
If you're doing well, you're a target, nobody's interested in you except how you can be of use to them. Richard Grant
[ Doing Except How Interested Nobody Target Them Use Well]
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 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]
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]
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]
The power of man has grown in every sphere, except over himself. Winston Churchill
[ Every Except Grown Himself Man Over Power Sphere]
Never refuse an assignment except when there is a conflict of interest, a potential of danger to you or your family, or you hold a strongly biased attitude about the subject under focus. Jessica Savitch
[ Assignment Attitude Biased Conflict Danger Except Family Focus Hold Interest Never Potential Refuse Strongly Subject Under Your]
I am thankful for laughter, except when milk comes out of my nose. Woody Allen
[ Am Comes Except Laughter Milk Nose Out Thankful]
An artist has no home in Europe except in Paris. Friedrich Nietzsche
[ Artist Europe Except Home Paris]
Except for the young or very happy, I can't say I am sorry for anyone who dies. William Makepeace Thackeray
[ Am Anyone Dies Except Happy Say Sorry Very Young]
A straight path never leads anywhere except to the objective. Andre Gide
[ Anywhere Except Leads Never Objective Path Straight]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
We do survive every moment, after all, except the last one. John Updike
[ After Every Except Last Moment Survive]
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]
Wealth, beauty, and fame are transient. When those are gone, little is left except the need to be useful. Gene Tierney
[ Beauty Except Fame Gone Left Little Need Those Transient Useful Wealth]
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]
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]
How glorious it is - and also how painful - to be an exception. Alfred de Musset
[ Also Exception Glorious How Painful]
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]
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]
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]
I don't know how to construct a career that'll make me famous. Except maybe get my ears pinned back, get my teeth done, and go to America. But then I'll be competing with billions of actors who haven't got false teeth, and who are 25. Ian Hart
[ Actors America Back Billions Career Competing Construct Done Ears Except False Famous Get Go Got Haven How Know Make Maybe Pinned Teeth Then]
I have been on my own all my life except during those touring days. Cyril Cusack
[ Been Days During Except Life Own Those Touring]
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]
Everybody on our cast is very musically talented, except for me. Blake Lively
[ Cast Everybody Except Musically Our Talented Very]
All people are born alike - except Republicans and Democrats. Groucho Marx
[ Alike Born Democrats Except Republicans]
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]
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]
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]
Religion is the possibility of the removal of every ground of confidence except confidence in God alone. Karl Barth
[ Alone Confidence Every Except God Ground Possibility Religion Removal]
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]
There's nobody else that can double me - except for a doll. Verne Troyer
[ Doll Double Else Except Nobody]
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]
A woman will doubt everything you say except it be compliments to herself. Elbert Hubbard
[ Compliments Doubt Everything Except Herself Say Will Woman]
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]
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]
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]
Of what does politics consist except the making of imperfect decisions, many of them unjust and quite a few of them deadly? Lewis H. Lapham
[ Consist Deadly Decisions Does Except Few Imperfect Making Many Politics Quite Them Unjust]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Nothing in biology makes sense except in the light of evolution. Theodosius Dobzhansky
[ Biology Evolution Except Light Makes Nothing Sense]
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]
Every kind of music is good, except the boring kind. Gioachino Rossini
[ Boring Every Except Good Kind Music]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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 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]
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]
Love conquers all things except poverty and toothache. Mae West
[ Conquers Except Love Poverty Things Toothache]
Nothing can be done except little by little. Charles Baudelaire
[ Done Except Little Nothing]
It is always the best policy to speak the truth, unless, of course, you are an exceptionally good liar. Jerome K. Jerome
[ Always Best Course Exceptionally Good Liar Policy Speak Truth Unless]
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]
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]
Everybody has a heart. Except some people. Bette Davis
[ Everybody Except Heart Some]
Oblivion is the rule and fame the exception, of humanity. Antoine Rivarol
[ Exception Fame Humanity Oblivion Rule]
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]
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]
Everything comes to those who wait... except a cat. Mario Andretti
[ Cat Comes Everything Except Those Wait]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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 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]
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]
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]
Nothing mattered except states of mind, chiefly our own. John Maynard Keynes
[ Chiefly Except Mattered Mind Nothing Our Own States]
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]
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]
They say I am a regulator and I think it is just an effort not to comply with the decree. I do not do anything except what the decree requires me to do. Harold H. Greene
[ Am Anything Comply Decree Effort Except Just Regulator Requires Say Think]
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]
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]
With me it is exceptionally true that the Presidency is no bed of roses. James K. Polk
[ Bed Exceptionally Presidency Roses True]
There are so many exceptions to free speech: child pornography, cross burning, libel, fighting words. Cliff Stearns
[ Burning Child Cross Exceptions Fighting Free Libel Many Speech Words]
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]
Money is like manure, of very little use except it be spread. Francis Bacon
[ Except Little Manure Money Spread Use Very]
I learned to draw everything except glamorous women. No matter how much I tried to make them look sexy, they always ended up looking silly... or like somebody's mother. Norman Rockwell
[ Always Draw Ended Everything Except Glamorous How Learned Look Looking Make Matter Mother Much Sexy Silly Somebody Them Tried Up Women]
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]
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]
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]
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]
In psycho-analysis nothing is true except the exaggerations. Theodor Adorno
[ Except Nothing True]
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]
The State Film Authority will be there for film as industry only, as is the case in all the other states, except Victoria. Victoria is moving more now into supporting non-commercial films. Ann Macbeth
[ Authority Case Except Film Films Industry Into More Moving Non-Commercial Now Only Other State States Supporting Victoria Will]
Love is the same as like except you feel sexier. Judith Viorst
[ Except Feel Love Same Sexier]
He was a very generous soul and was exceptionally dedicated to the medium of photography. John Sexton
[ Dedicated Exceptionally Generous Medium Photography Soul Very]
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 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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
The lead car is unique, except for the one behind it which is identical. Murray Walker
[ Behind Car Except Identical Lead Unique Which]
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]
There is nothing new except what has been forgotten. Marie Antoinette
[ Been Except Forgotten New Nothing]
I can prove anything by statistics except the truth. George Canning
[ Anything Except Prove Statistics Truth]
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]
Except for me, no one in my family could draw. Joseph Barbera
[ Could Draw Except Family]
The unfortunate thing about working for yourself is that you have the worst boss in the world. I work every day of the year except at Christmas, when I work a half day. David Eddings
[ Boss Christmas Day Every Except Half Thing Unfortunate Work Working World Worst Year Yourself]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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 don't think voters give a hoot about the character of their political advisors, except to the extent that character reflects on the candidates. Bob Woodward
[ Advisors Candidates Character Except Extent Give Hoot Political Reflects Their Think Voters]
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]
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]
It was like going to church, except Ozzy Osbourne was there. Sam Kinison
[ Church Except Going Ozzy]
There is nothing on earth divine except humanity. Walter Savage Landor
[ Divine Earth Except Humanity Nothing]
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]
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 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]
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]
There is no possible source of evil except good. Saint Augustine
[ Evil Except Good Possible Source]
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'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]
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]
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]
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]
No compliment can be eloquent, except as an expression of indifference. George Eliot
[ Compliment Eloquent Except Expression Indifference]
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]
Every music - except dance music, which is for dancing, I suppose - is for the spirit of the human being, and not for the body. Klaus Schulze
[ Being Body Dance Dancing Every Except Human Music Spirit Suppose Which]
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]
Except for Ali, fighters had never been marketable. Sugar Ray Leonard
[ Ali Been Except Fighters Had Marketable Never]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Whenever someone dies everyone says, I love that guy, except for Jeffrey Dahmer. Pauly Shore
[ Dies Everyone Except Guy Love Says Someone Whenever]
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]
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]
We cannot command Nature except by obeying her. Francis Bacon Nature
[ Cannot Command Except Her Nature Obeying]
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]
The Englishman never enjoys himself except for a noble purpose. A. P. Herbert
[ Englishman Enjoys Except Himself Never Noble Purpose]
I am very sure that any man of common understanding may, by culture, care, attention, and labor, make himself what- ever he pleases, except a great poet. Lord Chesterfield
[ Am Any Attention Care Common Culture Ever Except Great Himself Labor Make Man May Pleases Poet Sure Understanding Very]
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]
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]
I was never afraid of anything in the world except the dentist. Taylor Caldwell
[ Afraid Anything Dentist Except Never World]
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]
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]
All styles are good except the tiresome kind. Voltaire
[ Except Good Kind Styles Tiresome]
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]
The movie adaptations of stage musicals that I've seen, without exception, in my opinion don't work. A lot of people would disagree with me. Stephen Sondheim
[ Adaptations Disagree Exception Lot Movie Musicals Opinion Seen Stage Without Work Would]
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]
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]
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]
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]
There is something that falls short of perfection in every book, without exception, something influenced by the age, even something ridiculous; just like everyone, without exception, has weaknesses. Josef Skvorecky
[ Age Book Even Every Everyone Exception Falls Influenced Just Perfection Ridiculous Short Something Weaknesses Without]
Except our own thoughts, there is nothing absolutely in our power. Rene Descartes
[ Absolutely Except Nothing Our Own Power Thoughts]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Except for the occasional heart attack, I never felt better. Dick Cheney
[ Attack Better Except Felt Heart Never Occasional]
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]
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]
Art teaches nothing, except the significance of life. Michael Korda
[ Art Except Life Nothing Significance Teaches]
What are we out at the park for, except to win? Leo Durocher
[ Except Out Park Win]
There is nothing final about a mistake, except its being taken as final. Phyllis Bottome
[ Being Except Final Mistake Nothing Taken]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
There is nothing new in art except talent. Anton Chekhov
[ Art Except New Nothing Talent]
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]
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]
Nothing in life is promised except death. Kanye West
[ Death Except Life Nothing Promised]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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 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]
I have a small house so I borrow everything except art, that's what I love. Salma Hayek
[ Art Borrow Everything Except House Love Small]
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]
Women can stand a beating except when it is with their own weapons. Samuel Butler
[ Beating Except Own Stand Their Weapons Women]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Except for a few small presses, most publishers are north of Ground Zero. Richard Curtis
[ Except Few Ground Most North Presses Publishers Small Zero]
It's hard to know what to say about somebody like that, except there are people who look for trouble. And trouble is very easy to find when you go looking for it. Patty Hearst
[ Easy Except Find Go Hard Know Look Looking Say Somebody Trouble Very]
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]
I could have been a Rhodes Scholar, except for my grades. Duffy Daugherty
[ Been Could Except Grades Scholar]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
You know, it was important for me to do something like that, because nobody ever really thought I could do anything except look sexy on a poster and go shopping. Pia Zadora
[ Anything Because Could Ever Except Go Important Know Look Nobody Poster Really Sexy Shopping Something Thought]
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]
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]
The young man knows the rules, but the old man knows the exceptions. Oliver Wendell Holmes Wisdom
[ Exceptions Knows Man Old Rules Young]
Women, by their nature, are not exceptional chess players: they are not great fighters. Garry Kasparov
[ Chess Exceptional Fighters Great Nature Players Their Women]
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]
No theory is good unless it permits, not rest, but the greatest work. No theory is good except on condition that one use it to go on beyond. Andre Gide
[ Beyond Condition Except Go Good Greatest Permits Rest Theory Unless Use Work]
The genre has moved into this commercial aspect of itself, and ignored this extraordinarily rich literature that's filed everywhere else except under travel. Robyn Davidson
[ Aspect Commercial Else Everywhere Except Extraordinarily Filed Genre Ignored Into Itself Literature Moved Rich Travel Under]
My wife is my first audience. She's a tough lady, so I can't say that I ever scare her. Except, of course, when she sees me the way I look before breakfast. Dean Koontz
[ Audience Before Breakfast Course Ever Except First Her Lady Look Say Scare Sees She Tough Way Wife]
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]
What the devil does the plot signify, except to bring in fine things? George Villiers
[ Bring Devil Does Except Fine Plot Signify Things]
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]
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]
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]
For know that no one is free, except Zeus. Aeschylus
[ Except Free Know Zeus]
Total falsehoods can be easily exposed for what they are by citing exceptions to their claims. Hence, they are less likely to be accepted as the total truth. Samuel P. Huntington
[ Accepted Citing Claims Easily Exceptions Exposed Falsehoods Hence Less Likely Their Total Truth]
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 mean, Eighteen years old is the age of consent in Europe and you can go anywhere and do anything you like. In America, it is dumb. At eighteen you should be able to do anything that you like, except get married. John Entwistle
[ Able Age America Anything Anywhere Consent Dumb Eighteen Europe Except Get Go Married Mean Old Should Years]
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]
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]
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]
An autobiography usually reveals nothing bad about its writer except his memory. Franklin P. Jones
[ Autobiography Bad Except His Memory Nothing Reveals Usually Writer]
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]
Nothing can stop the attack of aircraft except other aircraft. Billy Mitchell
[ Aircraft Attack Except Nothing Other Stop]
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]
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]
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]
The essence of immorality is the tendency to make an exception of myself. Jane Addams
[ Essence Exception Immorality Make Myself Tendency]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
'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]
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]
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]
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 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]
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]
In all nations an exceptional man exists that compensates the deficiencies of the remainder. In those moments, when humanity is found collectively in a state of decadence, there always remain those exceptional beings as point of reference. Augusto Roa Bastos
[ Always Beings Collectively Compensates Decadence Deficiencies Exceptional Exists Found Humanity Man Moments Nations Point Reference Remain Remainder State Those]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Their every instinct - and I have to say this is without exception - is to iron out the bumps, and It's always the bumps that are the most interesting stuff. Adrian Lyne
[ Always Bumps Every Exception Instinct Interesting Iron Most Out Say Stuff Their Without]
Nothing except the mint can make money without advertising. Thomas B. Macaulay
[ Advertising Except Make Mint Money Nothing Without]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Everything is pathology, except for indifference. Emile M. Cioran
[ Everything Except Indifference Pathology]
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]
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]
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]
I have no concern for the common man except that he should not be so common. Angus Wilson
[ Common Concern Except Man Should]
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]
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]
No rule is so general, which admits not some exception. Robert Burton
[ Admits Exception General Rule Some Which]
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]
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]
Everybody knows how to raise children, except the people who have them. P. J. O'Rourke Funny
[ Children Everybody Except How Knows Raise Them]
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]
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]
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]
Anyone who claims to be good at lying is obviously bad at lying. Thus - as a writer myself - I cannot comment on whether or not writers are exceptionally good liars, because whatever I said would actually mean its complete opposite. Chuck Klosterman
[ Actually Anyone Bad Because Cannot Claims Comment Complete Exceptionally Good Liars Lying Mean Myself Obviously Opposite Said Thus Whatever Whether Would Writer Writers]
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]
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]
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]
There are no exceptions to the rule that everybody likes to be an exception to the rule. Charles Osgood
[ Everybody Exception Exceptions Likes Rule]
With the possible exception of the equator, everything begins somewhere. C. S. Lewis
[ Begins Equator Everything Exception Possible Somewhere]
Except a living man, there is nothing more wonderful than a book. Charles Kingsley
[ Book Except Living Man More Nothing Than Wonderful]
I miss everything about Chicago, except January and February. Gary Cole
[ Chicago Everything Except February January Miss]
A novel points out that the world consists entirely of exceptions. Joyce Carey
[ Consists Entirely Exceptions Novel Out Points World]
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]
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]
It's weird, I never wish anything bad upon anybody, except two or three old girlfriends. Carrot Top
[ Anybody Anything Bad Except Girlfriends Never Old Three Two Upon Weird Wish]
I wouldn't change a thing - except my bank balance. Johnny Thunders
[ Balance Bank Change Except Thing]
I'm very wary about giving advice. I think it's very dangerous to give advice to people, except if you know them very well. Omar Sharif
[ Advice Dangerous Except Give Giving Know Them Think Very Wary Well]
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]
I didn't aim at anything except good music. Waylon Jennings
[ Aim Anything Except Good Music]
Talk is cheap - except when Congress does it. Cullen Hightower Government
[ Cheap Congress Does Except Talk]
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]
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]
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 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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Now all my teachers are dead except silence. W. S. Merwin
[ Dead Except Now Silence Teachers]
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]
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]
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]
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 know nothing except the fact of my ignorance. Socrates
[ Except Fact Ignorance Know Nothing]
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]
A man will give up almost anything except his suffering. John Cleese
[ Almost Anything Except Give His Man Suffering Up Will]
One can acquire everything in solitude except character. Stendhal
[ Acquire Character Everything Except Solitude]
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]
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]
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]
In matters of the heart, nothing is true except the improbable. Madame de Stael
[ Except Heart Improbable Matters Nothing True]
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]
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]
I don't really have preferred roles except those with some complexity. Richard Roxburgh
[ Complexity Except Preferred Really Roles Some Those]