Authors that match 'grand'.

Grandmaster Flash American Musician (1958-)
Claudia Grandi (-)
Temple Grandin American Educator (1947-)
Mary Grandpre (-)
Michel Legrand French Composer (-)
Grandma Moses American Artist (1860-1961)
Garry Winogrand American Photographer (1928-1984)

Quotations that match 'grand'.

The president took the advice of my East Texas grandmother: If you can skin a cat without getting the room all bloody, why not do it that way?
[ Advice Bloody Cat East Getting Grandmother President Room Skin Texas Took Way Why Without]
A long time ago, when all the grandfathers and grandmothers of today were little boys and little girls or very small babies, or perhaps not even born, Pa and Ma and Mary and Laura and Baby Carrie left their little house in the Big Woods of Wisconsin.
[ Ago Babies Baby Big Born Boys Carrie Even Girls Grandfathers Grandmothers House Laura Left Little Long Ma Mary Pa Perhaps Small Their Time Today Very Were Wisconsin Woods]
Climbing K2 or floating the Grand Canyon in an inner tube; there are some things one would rather have done than do.
[ Canyon Climbing Done Floating Grand Inner Rather Some Than Things Tube Would]
Our grand business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to do what lies clearly at hand.
[ Business Clearly Dimly Distance Grand Hand Lies Our See]
Our parents came home one day and heard us, and they thought it was the radio, but our grandfather told them it was us.
[ Came Day Grandfather Heard Home Our Parents Radio Them Thought Told Us]
The one big strategic error - which was a political error and an economic error of grand proportions - was the prescription drug bill.
[ Big Bill Economic Error Grand Political Prescription Proportions Strategic Which]
A grand jury hears only one side - that of the prosecutor.
[ Grand Hears Jury Only Prosecutor Side]
One would like to be grand and heroic, if one could; but if not, why try at all? One wants to be very something, very great, very heroic; or if not that, then at least very stylish and very fashionable. It is this everlasting mediocrity that bores me.
[ Bores Could Everlasting Fashionable Grand Great Heroic Least Mediocrity Something Stylish Then Try Very Wants Why Would]
Rock's so good to me. Rock is my child and my grandfather.
[ Child Good Grandfather Rock]
Bald as the bare mountain tops are bald, with a baldness full of grandeur.
[ Bald Baldness Bare Full Grandeur Mountain Tops]
My grandmother passed at 104. She sang and wrote songs until she passed.
[ Grandmother Passed Sang She Songs Until Wrote]
One of the grand fundamental principles of Mormonism is to receive truth, let it come from whence it may.
[ Come Fundamental Grand May Mormonism Principles Receive Truth Whence]
I want to run for the Senate from Tennessee. Not now, but when I'm 50, when music dies down a little bit. I know lots of artists and actors have those delusions of grandeur, but ever since I was a kid, it's been of interest to me.
[ Actors Artists Been Bit Delusions Dies Down Ever Grandeur Interest Kid Know Little Lots Music Now Run Senate Since Tennessee Those Want]
My mother and my father were teachers. My grandmother and my grandfather were teachers. This is something I really know about. Even when I was a kid, it was a profession my father couldn't stay in, because he couldn't make enough money.
[ Because Enough Even Father Grandfather Grandmother Kid Know Make Money Mother Profession Really Something Stay Teachers Were]
My grandfather gave me my first guitar, an old acoustic with palm trees and dancing girls painted on it.
[ Acoustic Dancing First Gave Girls Grandfather Guitar Old Painted Palm Trees]
I used to listen to the soap operas with my grandmother.
[ Grandmother Listen Operas Soap Used]
My grandmother was a very tough woman. She buried three husbands and two of them were just napping.
[ Buried Grandmother Husbands Just Napping She Them Three Tough Two Very Were Woman]
We talk of our mastery of nature, which sounds very grand; but the fact is we respectfully adapt ourselves, first, to her ways.
[ Adapt Fact First Grand Her Mastery Nature Our Ourselves Respectfully Sounds Talk Very Ways Which]
My grandmother played the piano, and I used to toddle over there and pick out little things that sounded good to me.
[ Good Grandmother Little Out Over Piano Pick Played Sounded Things Used]
The evolution of humans can not only be seen as the grand total of their wars; it is also defined by the evolution of the human mind and the development of the human consciousness.
[ Also Consciousness Defined Development Evolution Grand Human Humans Mind Only Seen Their Total Wars]
I think women as well as men are concerned about jobs and the economy and spending and, and other issues. They're concerned that when their kids graduate from college they have an economy and they have a future in this country and they, they have the same opportunity that we've had and our grandparents have had.
[ College Concerned Country Economy Future Graduate Grandparents Had Issues Jobs Kids Men Opportunity Other Our Same Spending Their Think Well Women]
We have confirmed something we only knew in theory, namely that revolution, in which uncontrolled and uncontrollable forces operate imperiously, is blind and destructive, grandiose and cruel.
[ Blind Confirmed Cruel Destructive Forces Grandiose Knew Namely Only Operate Revolution Something Theory Uncontrollable Uncontrolled Which]
My grandmother and I saw an average of eight movies a week, double features, second run.
[ Average Double Eight Features Grandmother Movies Run Saw Second Week]
My grandfather Frank Lloyd Wright wore a red sash on his wedding night. That is glamour!
[ Frank Glamour Grandfather His Lloyd Night Red Wedding Wore Wright]
Now we are raising the debt limit 3 times, up to $8 trillion, so that our children and our grandchildren will have to pay for the cost of our expenditures.
[ Children Cost Debt Expenditures Grandchildren Limit Now Our Pay Raising Times Trillion Up Will]
I'll be going to the granddaddy of the Los Angeles theaters.
[ Angeles Going Los Theaters]
Today's restaurant is theater on a grand scale.
[ Grand Restaurant Scale Theater Today]
Well I don't write, I attempt to scribble here and there. And no, nothing ever so grand as being published.
[ Attempt Being Ever Grand Here Nothing Published Scribble Well Write]
The word "good" has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
[ Call Example Five Good Grandmother Him His Hundred Man Many Meanings Necessarily Range Shoot Shot Should Were Word Yards]
When I was a child in the 1940s and early 1950s, my parents and grandparents spoke of Britain as home, and New Zealand had this strong sense of identity and coherence as being part of the commonwealth and a the identity of its people as being British.
[ Being Britain British Child Coherence Commonwealth Early Grandparents Had Home Identity New Parents Part Sense Spoke Strong Zealand]
Architects of grandeur are often the master builders of disillusionment.
[ Architects Builders Disillusionment Grandeur Master Often]
Being pretty on the inside means you don't hit your brother and you eat all your peas - that's what my grandma taught me.
[ Being Brother Eat Grandma Hit Inside Means Peas Pretty Taught Your]
I always consider the settlement of America with reverence and wonder, as the opening of a grand scene and design in providence, for the illumination of the ignorant and the emancipation of the slavish part of mankind all over the earth.
[ Always America Consider Design Earth Emancipation Grand Ignorant Illumination Mankind Opening Over Part Providence Reverence Scene Settlement Slavish Wonder]
Going out in Paris was like going out in the '30s dressed like the Andrews Sisters. It was everything I'd seen in books at my grandparents' house, only it was our generation.
[ Andrews Books Dressed Everything Generation Going Grandparents House Only Our Out Paris Seen Sisters]
I signed Koufax for fourteen grand and a hot dog.
[ Dog Fourteen Grand Hot Koufax Signed]
No artist work is so high, so noble, so grand, so enduring, so important for all time, as the making of character is a child.
[ Artist Character Child Enduring Grand High Important Making Noble Time Work]
If we do not act now to strengthen Social Security, the system that so many depend upon today will be unable to meet its promises to tomorrow's retirees, and it will burden our children and grandchildren with exhaustive taxes.
[ Act Burden Children Depend Exhaustive Grandchildren Many Meet Now Our Promises Retirees Security Social Strengthen System Taxes Today Tomorrow Unable Upon Will]
Until 45 I can play a woman in love. After 55 I can play grandmothers. But between those ten years, it is difficult for an actress.
[ Actress After Between Difficult Grandmothers Love Play Ten Those Until Woman Years]
In 1994 the U.S. Court of Appeals decided in the case of Oliver North to permit the release of grand jury evidence, because it had already been so thoroughly leaked.
[ Already Appeals Because Been Case Court Decided Evidence Grand Had Jury Leaked North Oliver Permit Release Thoroughly]
I enjoyed my grandparents very much. My mother and father would always allow me to stay with them.
[ Allow Always Enjoyed Father Grandparents Mother Much Stay Them Very Would]
Statues and pictures and verse may be grand, But they are not the Life for which they stand.
[ Grand Life May Pictures Stand Statues Verse Which]
My grandfather, in 1848, had fled from Germany to find political freedom in the United States.
[ Find Fled Freedom Germany Grandfather Had Political States United]
If we care about the children, the grandchildren, the future generations, we need to make sure that they do not become the cannon fodder of the future.
[ Become Cannon Care Children Fodder Future Generations Grandchildren Make Need Sure]
Here I am in my first command - a bit dazed but feeling very grand.
[ Am Bit Command Dazed Feeling First Grand Here Very]
I've got nine kids, nine dogs, three grandkids - and one in the oven. And three parrots!
[ Dogs Got Grandkids Kids Nine Oven Parrots Three]
My dad was born in Chicago in 1908... his parents came from Russia. They settled in Chicago, where they lived in a little tiny grocery store with eight or nine children - in the backroom all together - and my grandmother got the idea to go into the movie business.
[ Born Business Came Chicago Children Dad Eight Go Got Grandmother Grocery His Idea Into Little Lived Movie Nine Parents Russia Settled Store Tiny Together Where]
There are only two families in the world, my old grandmother used to say, the Haves and the Have-nots.
[ Families Grandmother Old Only Say Two Used World]
Failure after long perseverance is much grander than never to have a striving good enough to be called a failure.
[ After Called Enough Failure Good Grander Long Much Never Perseverance Striving Than]
If I'm going to be out there, I want to be in the top 10 and really have a chance of winning a Grand Slam.
[ Chance Going Grand Out Really Slam Top Want Winning]
A high heart ought to bear calamities and not flee them, since in bearing them appears the grandeur of the mind and in fleeing them the cowardice of the heart.
[ Appears Bear Bearing Calamities Cowardice Flee Fleeing Grandeur Heart High Mind Ought Since Them]
The paradox is really the pathos of intellectual life and just as only great souls are exposed to passions it is only the great thinker who is exposed to what I call paradoxes, which are nothing else than grandiose thoughts in embryo.
[ Call Else Embryo Exposed Grandiose Great Intellectual Just Life Nothing Only Paradox Paradoxes Passions Pathos Really Souls Than Thinker Thoughts Which]
Grandeur and beauty are so very opposite, that you often diminish the one as you increase the other. Variety is most akin to the latter, simplicity to the former.
[ Akin Beauty Diminish Former Grandeur Increase Latter Most Often Opposite Other Simplicity Variety Very]
The only things in my life that compatibly exists with this grand universe are the creative works of the human spirit.
[ Creative Exists Grand Human Life Only Spirit Things Universe Works]
I believe in evolution. But I also believe, when I hike the Grand Canyon and see it at sunset, that the hand of God is there also.
[ Also Believe Canyon Evolution God Grand Hand Hike See Sunset]
And actually, about three weeks ago, Micky, Peter and I were in Vegas at the MGM Grand. And we did about 12 shows in seven days. It was quite an experience.
[ Actually Ago Days Did Experience Grand Mgm Peter Quite Seven Shows Three Vegas Weeks Were]
But in the east the sky was pale and through the gray woods came lanterns with wagons and horses, bringing Grandpa and Grandma and aunts and uncles and cousins.
[ Aunts Bringing Came Cousins East Grandma Grandpa Gray Horses Pale Sky Through Uncles Wagons Woods]
The grand jury's job is not to weigh the evidence from both sides; it is only to decide whether there is enough evidence on one side to bring a person to trial.
[ Both Bring Decide Enough Evidence Grand Job Jury Only Person Side Sides Trial Weigh Whether]
When we were making the law, when we were writing the literature and the mathematics the grandfarthers of Blair and little Bush were scratching around in caves.
[ Around Blair Bush Caves Law Literature Little Making Mathematics Scratching Were Writing]
I always wanted to play Joan of Arc. I've always wanted to do that. Now I'm thinking, 'Maybe there's a story in Joan of Arc's mother!' If I don't hurry up, her grandmother!
[ Always Arc Grandmother Her Hurry Joan Maybe Mother Now Play Story Thinking Up Wanted]
As a father and grandfather, I have witnessed firsthand the joy of new life entering the world. I know the pain and apprehension that goes along with premature births and birth defects.
[ Along Apprehension Birth Births Defects Entering Father Firsthand Goes Grandfather Joy Know Life New Pain Premature Witnessed World]
We have managed to acquire $13 trillion of debt on our balance sheet. In my view we have nothing to show for it. We haven't invested in our roads, our bridges, our waste-water systems, our sewer systems. We haven't even maintained the assets that our parents and grandparents built for us.
[ Acquire Assets Balance Bridges Built Debt Even Grandparents Haven Invested Maintained Managed Nothing Our Parents Roads Sewer Sheet Show Systems Trillion Us View]
I guess if you're lucky enough not to have to pay your rent, then you or I take much more seriously the kind of work that I do, what it takes for me to leave two teenagers of my own and six stepchildren and a husband and four grandchildren.
[ Enough Four Grandchildren Guess Husband Kind Leave Lucky More Much Own Pay Rent Seriously Six Take Takes Teenagers Then Two Work Your]
I was taught by my grandfather that anything that your mind can conceive, you can have. It's a reality.
[ Anything Conceive Grandfather Mind Reality Taught Your]
Not to say that corporations are perfect today, but even grand corporations like Dupont have made immense progress in translating some of their past environmentally damaging practices into new profit opportunities.
[ Corporations Damaging Dupont Environmentally Even Grand Immense Into Made New Opportunities Past Perfect Practices Profit Progress Say Some Their Today Translating]
Our members are very much maligned. Obviously the average age is 60 something, but they all have children and grandchildren, they understand what we need to do, they want to win.
[ Age Average Children Grandchildren Maligned Members Much Need Obviously Our Something Understand Very Want Win]
I thought I had to show all my stuff and I almost tore the boards of the grandstand with my fastball.
[ Almost Boards Fastball Had Show Stuff Thought Tore]
A mother becomes a true grandmother the day she stops noticing the terrible things her children do because she is so enchanted with the wonderful things her grandchildren do.
[ Because Becomes Children Day Enchanted Grandchildren Grandmother Her Mother Noticing She Stops Terrible Things True Wonderful]
Until I was four years old I lived in the house of my paternal grandfather, about two miles from the pretty little village of Wallace, at the mouth of the river of that name.
[ Four Grandfather House Little Lived Miles Mouth Name Old Paternal Pretty River Two Until Village Wallace Years]
What it values most of all is the sum total of events and the advance of civilization, which carries individuals along with it; but, indifferent to details, it cares less to have them real than noble or, rather, grand and complete.
[ Advance Along Cares Carries Civilization Complete Details Events Grand Indifferent Individuals Less Most Noble Rather Real Sum Than Them Total Values Which]
I had never done anything with blue screen before, or prosthetics, or anything like that. Lord of the Rings was like stepping into a videogame for me. It was another world completely. But, to be honest, I basically did it so that I could have the ears. I thought they would really work with my bare head.Working with Martin Scorsese was an absolute minute-by-minute education without him ever being grandiose about it.
[ Absolute Another Anything Bare Basically Before Being Blue Completely Could Did Done Ears Education Ever Grandiose Had Head Him Honest Into Lord Martin Never Really Rings Scorsese Screen Stepping Thought Videogame Without W]
I do prefer the stage. It's really the granddaddy of them all.
[ Prefer Really Stage Them]
Elephants and grandchildren never forget.
[ Elephants Forget Grandchildren Never]
My grandmother was a minister as well, which was not that common in the 1930s.
[ Common Grandmother Minister Well Which]
Since the new film has been out, I'm doing quite a lot but then in July I will start doing things at home. I have to fix the house up, see the grandchildren and such.
[ Been Doing Film Fix Grandchildren Home House July Lot New Out Quite See Since Start Such Then Things Up Will]
My grandmother, she say I shouldn't be playing. I should go to church. Fially, I say I'm going do this, I'm going do it. And she got where she didn't bother me about it.
[ Bother Church Go Going Got Grandmother Playing Say She Should Where]
As a child I knew almost nothing, nothing beyond what I had picked up in my grandmother's house. All children, I suppose, come into the world like that, not knowing who they are.
[ Almost Beyond Child Children Come Grandmother Had House Into Knew Knowing Nothing Picked Suppose Up World]
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.
[ Dad Except Give Grandfather Growing Helped His Involved Negatives Photography Print Second Thought Up Work]
If Charlton Heston can have a constitutional right carry a rifle, why can't grandma have a constitutional right to health care?
[ Care Carry Charlton Constitutional Grandma Health Heston Rifle Right Why]
When my grandfather died, I started adopting some of his accents, to sort of remind myself of him. A homage. He was a war hero, and he was really great with his hands.
[ Accents Adopting Died Grandfather Great Hands Hero Him His Homage Myself Really Remind Some Sort Started War]
My grandfather was not a musician but he was an artist - a painter, a decorative painter.
[ Artist Decorative Grandfather Musician Painter]
Grand opera is the most powerful of stage appeals and that almost entirely through the beauty of music.
[ Almost Appeals Beauty Entirely Grand Most Music Opera Powerful Stage Through]
There are now grandmothers and grandfathers coming to see us because they are of that age, they grew up in the '50s and '60s and they bring their sons and their daughters to hear the songs they heard when they were young.
[ Age Because Bring Coming Daughters Grandfathers Grandmothers Grew Hear Heard Now See Songs Sons Their Up Us Were Young]
My grandfather was a newspaper publisher and his paper had all the comics in NYC, so some of my earliest memories are of reading the family paper and heading straight for the comics insert.
[ Comics Earliest Family Grandfather Had Heading His Insert Memories Newspaper Nyc Paper Publisher Reading Some Straight]
I have a different mentality when it comes to catering to a man, I just won't allow it. Don't get me wrong, I'll do for you but I'm not taking care of no man and catering to him for life; he better be bringing something to the table. I learned that from my mother and my grandmother.
[ Allow Better Bringing Care Catering Comes Different Get Grandmother Him Just Learned Life Man Mentality Mother Something Table Taking Won Wrong]
My grandmother valued even the smallest of things.
[ Even Grandmother Smallest Things Valued]
My grandmother told stories; she was very good at that.
[ Good Grandmother She Stories Told Very]
There are accents in the eye which are not on the tongue, and more tales come from pale lips than can enter an ear. It is both the grandeur and the pain of the remoter moods that they avoid the pathway of sound.
[ Accents Avoid Both Come Ear Enter Eye Grandeur Lips Moods More Pain Pale Pathway Sound Tales Than Tongue Which]
The work completed during the special session was just the beginning. During those six days we lit a spark that will positively impact the lives of our children and grandchildren, but the full fire is yet to come.
[ Beginning Children Come Completed Days During Fire Full Grandchildren Impact Just Lit Lives Our Positively Session Six Spark Special Those Will Work Yet]
My identity has everything to do with me and my instrument. It doesn't have to do with what production style I use, or how many people played on it, whether it's sparse or grandiose or whatever. And I'm social, frankly.
[ Everything Frankly Grandiose How Identity Instrument Many Played Production Social Style Use Whatever Whether]
I used to help my granddaddy make sausage. He would mix it up in a cleaned-out washtub with his hands, no gloves. Man, if we did anything like that today, they would jack the jail up and throw us under it.
[ Anything Did Gloves Hands Help His Jack Jail Make Man Mix Sausage Throw Today Under Up Us Used Would]
The video game culture was an important thing to keep alive in the film because we're in a new era right now. The idea that kids can play video games like Grand Theft Auto or any video game is amazing. The video games are one step before a whole other virtual universe.
[ Alive Amazing Any Auto Because Before Culture Era Film Game Games Grand Idea Important Keep Kids New Now Other Play Right Step Theft Thing Universe Video Virtual Whole]
A doctor today would never prescribe the treatments my grandfather used in the Confederate Army, but a minister says pretty much the same thing today that a minister would have said back then.
[ Army Back Confederate Doctor Grandfather Minister Much Never Prescribe Pretty Said Same Says Then Thing Today Treatments Used Would]
And I have to tell you as a grandmother, I worry about the fact that my grandchildren are going to be paying for all the spending, including military spending, that has gone on and the tax cuts that have come through.
[ Come Cuts Fact Going Gone Grandchildren Grandmother Including Military Paying Spending Tax Tell Through Worry]
My parents moved to Los Angeles when I was really young, but I spent every summer with my grandparents, and I'd stay with my grandfather on the farm in Longview. He was retired from the railroad, and he had a small farm with some cows and some pigs. I remember part of my youth was feeding hogs and plowing fields and stuff, so that's a part of me.
[ Angeles Cows Every Farm Feeding Fields Grandfather Grandparents Had Hogs Los Moved Parents Part Pigs Plowing Railroad Really Remember Retired Small Some Spent Stay Stuff Summer Young Youth]
The function of the politician, therefore, is one of continuous watchfulness and activity, and he must have intimate knowledge of details if he would work out grand results.
[ Activity Continuous Details Function Grand Intimate Knowledge Must Out Politician Results Therefore Work Would]
My grandmother was the greatest cook in the world. She could just go in there, the whole kitchen would look like a tornado hit it and then she'd come out with the best food. Then she'd sit at the table and she wouldn't eat!
[ Best Come Cook Could Eat Food Go Grandmother Greatest Hit Just Kitchen Look Out She Sit Table Then Tornado Whole World Would]
I just managed to convince my grandmother that it was a worth while that was something to do, you know, and when I did finally get the guitar, it didn't seem that difficult to me, to be able to make a good noise out of it.
[ Able Convince Did Difficult Finally Get Good Grandmother Guitar Just Know Make Managed Noise Out Seem Something While Worth]
Religion can make it worse. Are you supposing that if people were encouraged to believe in a transcendent reality, and to be encouraged by grand rituals and music and preaching, to love their neighbors, then they would put jealousy and frustration aside?
[ Aside Believe Encouraged Frustration Grand Jealousy Love Make Music Neighbors Preaching Put Reality Religion Rituals Supposing Their Then Transcendent Were Worse Would]
My grandfather was running Hillcrest Country Club, and that's where a whole group of Hollywood comedians hung out.
[ Club Comedians Country Grandfather Group Hollywood Hung Out Running Where Whole]
My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was sixty. She's ninety-seven now, and we don't know where the hell she is. Funny
[ Day Five Grandmother Hell Know Miles Now She Sixty Started Walking Where]
The historian's job is to aggrandize, promoting accident to inevitability and innocuous circumstance to portent.
[ Accident Circumstance Historian Inevitability Innocuous Job Promoting]
You always love playing in finals at any tournament. The grand slams and stuff like that are obviously the priorities but any titles go on your record.
[ Always Any Finals Go Grand Love Obviously Playing Priorities Record Slams Stuff Titles Tournament Your]
At one point, when I was 20 and living in Kentucky, I got shot - it was a land dispute over six inches of property that ran a hundred yards through my grandfather's land. It was really over the honor of my family and that of another family.
[ Another Dispute Family Got Grandfather Honor Hundred Inches Kentucky Land Living Over Point Property Ran Really Shot Six Through Yards]
Carson is an old family name, though my grandma used to watch Johnny all the time and was crazy about him.
[ Carson Crazy Family Grandma Him Johnny Name Old Though Time Used Watch]
You were only truly patriotic if you had a laborer for a grandfather and were glad of it.
[ Glad Grandfather Had Laborer Only Patriotic Truly Were]
Illusions of grandeur are not the same as visions of greatness.
[ Grandeur Greatness Illusions Same Visions]
I'll do about 13 shows in Branson next year, and I'll be performing at the Grand Palace.
[ Grand Next Palace Performing Shows Year]
Maybe if they start playing new rock bands videos, then maybe but there is no point in a guy like me spending 250 grand for a video that no one is ever going to see.
[ Bands Ever Going Grand Guy Maybe New Playing Point Rock See Spending Start Then Video Videos]
My grandfather on my mother's side was a professor of mechanical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology; my other grandfather was a lawyer, and one time Speaker of the Tennessee House of Representatives.
[ Engineering Grandfather House Institute Lawyer Massachusetts Mechanical Mother Other Professor Representatives Side Speaker Technology Tennessee Time]
My role model was my grandfather. He instilled in me the feeling that no matter how successful you are you have a responsibility to help others.
[ Feeling Grandfather Help How Instilled Matter Model Others Responsibility Role Successful]
I grew up in a house full of women: my mother, grandmother, three sisters, and two female cats. And I still have the buzz of their conversations in my head. As an adult, I have more female friends than male ones: I just love the way that women talk.
[ Adult Buzz Cats Conversations Female Friends Full Grandmother Grew Head House Just Love Male More Mother Ones Sisters Still Talk Than Their Three Two Up Way Women]
Even my great grand-mother did impressions.
[ Did Even Great Impressions]
The guy comes up to the plate, there's always a chance where he can get a grand slam and everybody forgets about all the times he missed.
[ Always Chance Comes Everybody Forgets Get Grand Guy Missed Plate Slam Times Up Where]
When you hear in the tape recordings Nixon's own voice saying, We have to stonewall, We have to lie to the Grand Jury, We have to pay burglars a million dollars, it's all too clear the horror of what went on.
[ Burglars Clear Dollars Grand Hear Horror Jury Lie Million Nixon Own Pay Recordings Saying Tape Too Voice Went]
I'd walk over my own grandmother to re-elect Richard Nixon.
[ Grandmother Nixon Over Own Re-Elect Richard Walk]
I have the happy circumstance of either being accused of political grandstanding on the one hand or cover-ups on the other.
[ Accused Being Circumstance Either Hand Happy Other Political]
My grandfather was a voodoo priest. A lot of my life dealt with spirituality. I can close my eyes and remember where I come from.
[ Close Come Dealt Eyes Grandfather Life Lot Priest Remember Spirituality Voodoo Where]
My grandfather taught me generosity. He sold snow cones in Harlem. I went with him at 5 and he let me hand out the change and snow cones. I learned a lot in the couple of years that we did that.
[ Change Couple Did Generosity Grandfather Hand Harlem Him Learned Lot Out Snow Sold Taught Went Years]
My grandfather, along with Carnegie, was a pioneer in philanthropy, which my father then practiced on a very large scale. Dad
[ Along Carnegie Father Grandfather Large Philanthropy Pioneer Practiced Scale Then Very Which]
The wonders of the Grand Canyon cannot be adequately represented in symbols of speech, nor by speech itself. The resources of the graphic art are taxed beyond their powers in attempting to portray its features. Language and illustration combined must fail.
[ Adequately Art Attempting Beyond Cannot Canyon Combined Fail Features Grand Graphic Illustration Itself Language Must Nor Portray Powers Represented Resources Speech Symbols Taxed Their Wonders]
I met Patricia Neal, John Houseman. But I loved my grandfather because he was this kind, talented man.
[ Because Grandfather John Kind Loved Man Met Neal Talented]
Obeying instructions I should never dare to disregard, expressing, also, my own firm conviction, I rise in behalf of the State of New York to propose a nomination with which the country and the Republican party can grandly win.
[ Also Behalf Conviction Country Dare Disregard Expressing Firm Grandly Instructions Never New Nomination Obeying Own Party Propose Republican Rise Should State Which Win York]
I have had to empty two family homes during the last few years - first, the house that had been my grandmother's since 1923, and then my own country home, which we had lived in for over twenty years.
[ Been Country During Empty Family Few First Grandmother Had Home Homes House Last Lived Over Own Since Then Twenty Two Which Years]
I am ever mindful of the legacy of my grandfather, the founder of this Kingdom, who had said to me that he perceived his life as a link in a continuous chain of those who served our nation and that he expected me to be a new and strong link in the same chain.
[ Am Chain Continuous Ever Expected Founder Grandfather Had His Kingdom Legacy Life Link Mindful Nation New Our Perceived Said Same Served Strong Those]
Two thousand years ago there was One here on this earth who lived the grandest life that ever has been lived yet - a life that every thinking man, with deeper or shallower meaning, has agreed to call divine.
[ Ago Agreed Been Call Deeper Divine Earth Ever Every Grandest Here Life Lived Man Meaning Thinking Thousand Two Years Yet]
Arithmetic! Algebra! Geometry! Grandiose trinity! Luminous triangle! Whoever has not known you is without sense!
[ Algebra Arithmetic Geometry Grandiose Known Luminous Sense Triangle Trinity Whoever Without]
And so our mothers and grandmothers have, more often than not anonymously, handed on the creative spark, the seed of the flower they themselves never hoped to see - or like a sealed letter they could not plainly read.
[ Anonymously Could Creative Flower Grandmothers Handed Hoped Letter More Mothers Never Often Our Plainly Read Sealed See Seed Spark Than Themselves]
In the German football team players from different clubs need to get on with each other both on and off the pitch. In the grand coalition Christian Democrats and Social Democrats sit in the same boat and need to pull in the same direction.
[ Boat Both Christian Clubs Coalition Democrats Different Direction Each Football German Get Grand Need Off Other Pitch Players Pull Same Sit Social Team]
I have sometimes been wildly, despairingly, acutely miserable, racked with sorrow, but through it all I still know quite certainly that just to be alive is a grand thing.
[ Acutely Alive Been Certainly Grand Just Know Miserable Quite Racked Sometimes Sorrow Still Thing Through Wildly]
You begin saving the world by saving one man at a time; all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.
[ Begin Else Grandiose Man Politics Romanticism Saving Time World]
I was an adopted child of my grandparents, and I don't know how I can ever express my gratitude for that, because my parents would have been a mess, you know.
[ Adopted Because Been Child Ever Express Grandparents Gratitude How Know Mess Parents Would]
When the grandmothers of today hear the word "Chippendales," they don't necessary think of chairs.
[ Chairs Grandmothers Hear Necessary Think Today Word]
I'm a widower with three sons and seven grandchildren. One of my sons is my partner on the ranch.
[ Grandchildren Partner Ranch Seven Sons Three Widower]
Life has always taken place in a tumult without apparent cohesion, but it only finds its grandeur and its reality in ecstasy and in ecstatic love.
[ Always Apparent Cohesion Ecstasy Ecstatic Finds Grandeur Life Love Only Place Reality Taken Tumult Without]
But now all of a sudden some idiots in Taiwan start to say that they are not Chinese. Their grand parents were Chinese. But for some reason, they feel they are not Chinese.
[ Chinese Feel Grand Idiots Now Parents Reason Say Some Start Sudden Taiwan Their Were]
There is a difference between jaywalking and grand larceny.
[ Between Difference Grand Larceny]
The only consistent hobby I've had is studying Spanish and French because of some delusion of grandeur to work around the world. I love sports but usually I'm looking for the next job.
[ Around Because Consistent Delusion French Grandeur Had Hobby Job Looking Love Next Only Some Spanish Sports Studying Usually Work World]
When my first child was born in 1962, I wrote a letter to my grandfather telling him how happy I was but how concerned; concerned because there were so many visions which were not very good.
[ Because Born Child Concerned First Good Grandfather Happy Him How Letter Many Telling Very Visions Were Which Wrote]
These few dollars you lose here today are going to buy you stories to tell your children and great-grandchildren. This could be one of the big moments in your life; don't make it your last!
[ Big Buy Children Could Dollars Few Going Here Last Life Lose Make Moments Stories Tell These Today Your]
I've had grand pianos that are more expensive than, like, a year's worth of rent.
[ Expensive Grand Had More Pianos Rent Than Worth Year]
Not so cold, some snow fell. I went inside the log cabin and said goodbye to Mother, she was so alike grandmother, just younger.
[ Alike Cabin Cold Fell Goodbye Grandmother Inside Just Log Mother Said She Snow Some Went Younger]
Yes, I'm afraid the life over here is very different from N.Z. but oh boy it's a grand life.
[ Afraid Boy Different Grand Here Life Oh Over Very Yes]
There have been plenty of very bare hotels with couples humping next door. I don't stay in very grand hotels.
[ Bare Been Couples Door Grand Hotels Humping Next Plenty Stay Very]
We will never forget those like my great-grandfather who fought at Vicksburg.
[ Forget Fought Never Those Will]
There are always new, grander challenges to confront, and a true winner will embrace each one.
[ Always Challenges Confront Each Embrace Grander New True Will Winner]
I just remembered songs my grandmother taught me, and songs that I learned for the recordings. But, then I learned to speak Italian. When I was there, I hired a professor who stayed with me 24 hours a day. She wouldn't let me speak a word of English.
[ Day English Grandmother Hired Hours Italian Just Learned Professor Recordings Remembered She Songs Speak Stayed Taught Then Word]
I love to be with my son and my grandchildren, like normal people. I have no particular idea of what I represent to other people. It's very mysterious to me. I don't understand it.
[ Grandchildren Idea Love Mysterious Normal Other Particular Represent Son Understand Very]
When I think about the world I would like to leave to my daughter and the grandchildren I hope to have, it is a world that moves away from unequal, unstable, unsustainable interdependence to integrated communities - locally, nationally and globally - that share the characteristics of all successful communities.
[ Away Characteristics Communities Daughter Globally Grandchildren Hope Integrated Interdependence Leave Locally Moves Nationally Share Successful Think Unequal Unstable Unsustainable World Would]
America is the most grandiose experiment the world has seen, but, I am afraid, it is not going to be a success.
[ Afraid Am America Experiment Going Grandiose Most Seen Success World]
Some books claim I have already clocked up a century of Grands Prix, but let me put the record straight. Australia will be my 100th start, and I aim to mark the milestone with a cracking performance. It could even be celebrated with a victory.
[ Aim Already Australia Books Celebrated Century Claim Clocked Could Cracking Even Mark Milestone Performance Prix Put Record Some Start Straight Up Victory Will]
A conservative is someone who makes no changes and consults his grandmother when in doubt.
[ Changes Conservative Consults Doubt Grandmother His Makes Someone]
My husband is from Hawaii and his father who was also born in Hawaii was a teenager when Pearl Harbor happened, right before church and he ran up and got on the roof of his grandfather's house and watched the planes go over.
[ Also Before Born Church Father Go Got Grandfather Happened Harbor Hawaii His House Husband Over Pearl Planes Ran Right Roof Teenager Up Watched]
My faith is the grand drama of my life. I'm a believer, so I sing words of God to those who have no faith.
[ Believer Drama Faith God Grand Life Sing Those Words]
Give us that grand word "woman" once again, and let's have done with "lady"; one's a term full of fine force, strong, beautiful, and firm, fit for the noblest use of tongue or pen; and one's a word for lackeys.
[ Again Beautiful Done Fine Firm Fit Force Full Give Grand Lackeys Lady Noblest Once Pen Strong Term Tongue Us Use Woman Word]
Racing a thoroughbred grand prix car in front of a home crowd will be a surreal and mighty experience.
[ Car Crowd Experience Front Grand Home Mighty Prix Racing Surreal Thoroughbred Will]
I'm very proud of my gold pocket watch. My grandfather, on his deathbed, sold me this watch.
[ Deathbed Gold Grandfather His Pocket Proud Sold Very Watch]
I don't know who my grandfather was; I am much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
[ Am Concerned Grandfather Grandson His Know More Much Will]
We need to go back to the way it was 30 years ago, when everybody had Grandma and Grandpa, and we were willing to pass moral judgments about right and wrong.
[ Ago Back Everybody Go Grandma Grandpa Had Judgments Moral Need Pass Right Way Were Willing Wrong Years]
Yet Aristotle's excellence of substance, so far from being associated with the grand style, is associated with something that at times comes perilously near jargon.
[ Aristotle Associated Being Comes Excellence Far Grand Jargon Near Something Style Substance Times Yet]
Baseball, it is said, is only a game. True. And the Grand Canyon is only a hole in Arizona. Not all holes, or games, are created equal.
[ Arizona Baseball Canyon Created Equal Game Games Grand Hole Holes Only Said True]
My grandparents knew it was important that I understood Christianity and the Bible. But they never took me to church; they sent me to church.
[ Bible Christianity Church Grandparents Important Knew Never Sent Took Understood]
The true grandeur of humanity is in moral elevation, sustained, enlightened and decorated by the intellect of man.
[ Decorated Elevation Enlightened Grandeur Humanity Intellect Man Moral Sustained True]
I would write plays for my grandmother, who was stone deaf, my mother and the dog, that was our audience.
[ Audience Deaf Dog Grandmother Mother Our Plays Stone Would Write]
I mean, the idea that Bar could have sent him off on a Grand Tour. But he wasn't the least bit interested. Why? Why isn't he interested in the world? Because here's the bad news for him: He's in the world now.
[ Bad Bar Because Bit Could Grand Here Him Idea Interested Least Mean News Now Off Sent Tour Why World]
Portugal is a high hill with a white watch tower on it flying signal flags. It is apparently inhabited by one man who lives in a long row of yellow houses with red roofs, and populated by sheep who do grand acts of balancing on the side of the hill.
[ Acts Apparently Balancing Flags Flying Grand High Hill Houses Inhabited Lives Long Man Populated Portugal Red Roofs Row Sheep Side Signal Tower Watch White Yellow]
One of my grandsons used to insist, when he was only 3 or 4, that he had been born and had lived in India.
[ Been Born Had India Insist Lived Only Used]
Every place in the country you should get a license that shows you know how to safely store it, keep it away from your children or grandchildren. You should have to license it so the police can trace it if it's used in a crime.
[ Away Children Country Crime Every Get Grandchildren How Keep Know License Place Police Safely Should Shows Store Trace Used Your]
Changing a diaper is a lot like getting a present from your grandmother - you're not sure what you've got but you're pretty sure you're not going to like it.
[ Changing Diaper Getting Going Got Grandmother Lot Present Pretty Sure Your]
My grandparents told endless stories about the town they were from. It became an almost mythic place.
[ Almost Became Endless Grandparents Mythic Place Stories Told Town Were]
When I was at school at Paris, I had special lessons from Mademoiselle Antoine, an actress at the Comedie Francaise, and I was taken to every sort of play. I felt very grand.
[ Actress Every Felt Grand Had Lessons Paris Play School Sort Special Taken Very]
Your expectations opens or closes the doors of your supply, If you expect grand things, and work honestly for them, they will come to you, your supply will correspond with your expectation.
[ Closes Come Correspond Doors Expect Expectation Expectations Grand Honestly Opens Supply Them Things Will Work Your]
We must have ideals and try to live up to them, even if we never quite succeed. Life would be a sorry business without them. With them it's grand and great.
[ Business Even Grand Great Ideals Life Live Must Never Quite Sorry Succeed Them Try Up Without Would]
Surely there is grandeur in knowing that in the realm of thought, at least, you are without a chain; that you have the right to explore all heights and depth; that there are no walls nor fences, nor prohibited places, nor sacred corners in all the vast expanse of thought.
[ Chain Corners Depth Expanse Explore Fences Grandeur Heights Knowing Least Nor Places Prohibited Realm Right Sacred Surely Thought Vast Walls Without]
Let the grand errand into America never be forgotten.
[ America Errand Forgotten Grand Into Never]
I don't want to be known as the granddaughter of the Hiltons. I want to be known as Paris.
[ Granddaughter Known Paris Want]
The great thing about baseball is when you're done, you'll only tell your grandchildren the good things. If they ask me about 1989, I'll tell them I had amnesia.
[ Amnesia Ask Baseball Done Good Grandchildren Great Had Only Tell Them Thing Things Your]
Only great souls know the grandeur there is in charity.
[ Charity Grandeur Great Know Only Souls]
All us Youngs could throw. I used to kill squirrels with a stone when I was a kid, and my granddad once killed a turkey buzzard on the fly with a rock.
[ Buzzard Could Fly Kid Kill Killed Once Rock Squirrels Stone Throw Turkey Us Used]
For if there is a sin against life, it consists perhaps not so much in despairing of life as in hoping for another life and in eluding the implacable grandeur of this life.
[ Against Another Consists Despairing Grandeur Hoping Implacable Life Much Perhaps Sin]
All this technology for connection and what we really only know more about is how anonymous we are in the grand scheme of things.
[ Anonymous Connection Grand How Know More Only Really Scheme Technology Things]
As children, many of us were taught never to talk to strangers. As parents and grandparents, our message must change with technology to include strangers on the Internet.
[ Change Children Grandparents Include Internet Many Message Must Never Our Parents Strangers Talk Taught Technology Us Were]
Villa Grande has in many ways symbolized an important, but less than pleasant, part of our history.
[ History Important Less Many Our Part Pleasant Symbolized Than Villa Ways]
If the grandfather of the grandfather of Jesus had known what was hidden within him, he would have stood humble and awe-struck before his soul. Religion
[ Before Grandfather Had Hidden Him His Humble Jesus Known Soul Stood Within Would]
We owe it to each other - and to our children and grandchildren - to leave our planet in a better state than when we found it.
[ Better Children Each Found Grandchildren Leave Other Our Owe Planet State Than]
Maybe there is no actual place called hell. Maybe hell is just having to listen to our grandparents breathe through their noses when they're eating sandwiches. Family
[ Actual Breathe Called Eating Grandparents Having Hell Just Listen Maybe Noses Our Place Sandwiches Their Through]
There is grand romance in The Lord of the Rings. It's an important part of epic literature.
[ Epic Grand Important Literature Lord Part Rings Romance]
Girls are like pianos. When they're not upright, they're grand.
[ Girls Grand Pianos Upright]
I am not ashamed of my grandparents for having been slaves. I am only ashamed of myself for having at one time being ashamed.
[ Am Ashamed Been Being Grandparents Having Myself Only Slaves Time]
Nixon's grand mistake was his failure to understand that Americans are forgiving, and if he had admitted error early and apologized to the country, he would have escaped.
[ Admitted Americans Apologized Country Early Error Escaped Failure Forgiving Grand Had His Mistake Nixon Understand Would]
It never occurred to me that we would have as grandiose a program as the Marshall Plan, but I felt that we had to do something to save Europe from economic disaster which would encourage the Communist takeover.
[ Communist Disaster Economic Encourage Europe Felt Grandiose Had Marshall Never Occurred Plan Program Save Something Takeover Which Would]
Publishing a volume of verse is like dropping a rose petal down the Grand Canyon and waiting for the echo. Poetry
[ Canyon Down Dropping Echo Grand Publishing Rose Verse Volume Waiting]
Choose beliefs that serve your soul - choose beliefs that serve the grander dream of who you choose to be.
[ Beliefs Choose Dream Grander Serve Soul Your]
It's like trying to describe what you feel when you're standing on the rim of the Grand Canyon or remembering your first love or the birth of your child. You have to be there to really know what it's like.
[ Birth Canyon Child Describe Feel First Grand Know Love Really Remembering Rim Standing Trying Your]
It is wonderful to feel the grandness of Canada in the raw.
[ Canada Feel Raw Wonderful]
My grandmother and I followed my mother here, to a house a block north of Hollywood Boulevard but a million miles away from Hollywood, if you know what I mean. We would hang out behind the ropes and look at the movie stars arriving at the premieres.
[ Arriving Away Behind Block Boulevard Followed Grandmother Hang Here Hollywood House Know Look Mean Miles Million Mother Movie North Out Premieres Ropes Stars Would]
Art, as far as it is able, follows nature, as a pupil imitates his master; thus your art must be, as it were, God's grandchild.
[ Able Art Far Follows God His Imitates Master Must Nature Pupil Thus Were Your]
One of my grandfathers, actually, having gone out there as a minister, decided he would better serve the people as a doctor. So at a very late age - at the age of 38 in fact - he changed course and decided to become a doctor.
[ Actually Age Become Better Changed Course Decided Doctor Fact Gone Grandfathers Having Late Minister Out Serve Very Would]
It is really quite amazing that all of the folks supporting privatization, from the president on down, keep invoking the name of my grandfather, Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
[ Amazing Down Folks Franklin Grandfather Invoking Keep Name President Privatization Quite Really Roosevelt Supporting]
My grandmother made her home at Fox How under the shelter of the fells, with her four daughters, the youngest of whom was only eight when their father died.
[ Daughters Died Eight Father Fells Four Fox Grandmother Her Home How Made Only Shelter Their Under Whom Youngest]
My major league debut came at old Busch Stadium on Grand Avenue in St. Louis against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
[ Against Avenue Came Debut Grand League Louis Major Old Pirates Pittsburgh St Stadium]
I want to live 50 more years. I'm 33 years old... and I want to live to at least be 80 and see my kids grow up and see my grandkids. That's important to me.
[ Grandkids Grow Important Kids Least Live More Old See Up Want Years]
Movies are not about the weekend that they're released, and in the grand scheme of things, that's probably the most unimportant time of a film's life.
[ Film Grand Life Most Movies Probably Released Scheme Things Time Unimportant Weekend]
For years, my master had done his utmost to pollute my mind with foul images, and to destroy the pure principles inculcated by my grandmother, and the good mistress of my childhood.
[ Childhood Destroy Done Foul Good Grandmother Had His Images Inculcated Master Mind Mistress Principles Pure Utmost Years]
My father was always anxious to give pleasure to his children. Accordingly, he took me one day, as a special treat, to the top of the grand old tower, to see the chimes played.
[ Accordingly Always Anxious Children Day Father Give Grand His Old Played Pleasure See Special Took Top Tower Treat]
It is a grand thing to rise in the world. The ambition to do so is the very salt of the earth. It is the parent of all enterprise, and the cause of all improvement.
[ Ambition Cause Earth Enterprise Grand Improvement Parent Rise Salt Thing Very World]
Can ye fathom the ocean, dark and deep, where the mighty waves and the grandeur sweep?
[ Dark Deep Fathom Grandeur Mighty Ocean Sweep Waves Where Ye]
Nobody can do for little children what grandparents do. Grandparents sort of sprinkle stardust over the lives of little children.
[ Children Grandparents Little Lives Nobody Over Sort Stardust]
My father had left behind an old piano. My sister was already going to school, my mother was out working, and I stayed at home alone with my adorable grandmother who understood nothing I said. It was so boring that I stayed at the piano all day long, and that saved my life.
[ Adorable Alone Already Behind Boring Day Father Going Grandmother Had Home Left Life Long Mother Nothing Old Out Piano Said Saved School Sister Stayed Understood Working]
Two days ago, I was killed in LA. CNN reported that. What if my grandmother had seen that and had a heart attack? People talk about lyrical content. There is no media responsibility. Movies, the porn industry, it has to be across the board or it's ineffective.
[ Across Ago Attack Board Cnn Content Days Grandmother Had Heart Industry Ineffective Killed La Lyrical Media Movies Reported Responsibility Seen Talk Two]
The values of confidentiality of matters occurring before the grand jury is very important.
[ Before Confidentiality Grand Important Jury Matters Occurring Values Very]
My progress was rendered delightful by the sylvan elegance of the groves, chearful meadows, and high distant forests, which in grand order presented themselves to view. Nature
[ Delightful Distant Elegance Forests Grand Groves High Meadows Order Presented Progress Rendered Themselves View Which]
I have never experienced being madly in love the way most people seem to have been, although it is not something I would miss. Instead I have had an enormous ability to love my children and my grandchildren and my great grandchildren.
[ Ability Although Been Being Children Enormous Experienced Grandchildren Great Had Instead Love Madly Miss Most Never Seem Something Way Would]
What we are effectively doing, I say this to the young people of America whom my colleagues represent, is leaving our children and grandchildren the tab for fighting a war, letting them pay for the lion's share of it by simply adding it to the national debt.
[ Adding America Children Colleagues Debt Doing Effectively Fighting Grandchildren Leaving Letting Lion National Our Pay Represent Say Share Simply Tab Them War Whom Young]
Finally, I do not believe that we should punish American families who have worked diligently to provide for themselves and want to pass along their success to their children and grandchildren.
[ Along American Believe Children Diligently Families Finally Grandchildren Pass Provide Punish Should Success Their Themselves Want Worked]
I am one of the founders of Hip-Hop along with my brothers Kool DJ Herc and Grandmaster Flash.
[ Along Am Brothers Dj Flash Founders Hip-Hop Kool]
That was kind of scary. You got the sense as a little kid that you might be at risk now, and then you're like, 'Why are we at risk? It's because my grandfather is in charge of all of this.' You can't really realize the magnitude of a job like that when you are eight.
[ Because Charge Eight Got Grandfather Job Kid Kind Little Magnitude Might Now Realize Really Risk Scary Sense Then Why]
I spent my time trying to understand grand jury procedure - a topic about which I never before had the slightest interest.
[ Before Grand Had Interest Jury Never Procedure Slightest Spent Time Topic Trying Understand Which]
My grandfather was a chef for a Baron in Sicily before he came to America. I grew up with him. I used to do my homework at one end of the kitchen table while he cooked at the other end.
[ America Before Came Chef Cooked End Grandfather Grew Him Homework Kitchen Other Sicily Table Up Used While]
Three of my children are medical doctors, they know at least a hundred times as much about your body as my grandfather knew, but they don't know much more about soul than he did.
[ Body Children Did Doctors Grandfather Hundred Knew Know Least Medical More Much Soul Than Three Times Your]
When I was 7 years old, I put on shows for everyone at my grandpa's funeral. I was always the little entertainer.
[ Always Entertainer Everyone Funeral Grandpa Little Old Put Shows Years]
The Western world, the free world, loses what it cherishes most, and that is freedom and liberty we've seen for a couple of hundred years in this grand experiment that we call democracy.
[ Call Cherishes Couple Democracy Experiment Free Freedom Grand Hundred Liberty Loses Most Seen Western World Years]
The human overpopulation issue is the topic I see as the most vital to solve if our children and grandchildren are to have a good quality of life.
[ Children Good Grandchildren Human Issue Life Most Our Overpopulation Quality See Solve Topic Vital]
Being here allows me to make the case that not all aging, narcissistic movie actors whose children could be mistaken for their grandchildren necessarily act with the same motivation.
[ Act Actors Aging Allows Being Case Children Could Grandchildren Here Make Mistaken Motivation Movie Narcissistic Necessarily Same Their Whose]
No grand idea was ever born in a conference, but a lot of foolish ideas have died there.
[ Born Conference Died Ever Foolish Grand Idea Ideas Lot]
I am a grandmother now, and that means age is creeping on, creeping on.
[ Age Am Creeping Grandmother Means Now]
I'm from Chicago. My grandfather was a policeman, and my aunts are married to policemen.
[ Aunts Chicago Grandfather Married Policeman Policemen]
There is a lot of room for improvement in Social Security. We owe our children the most financially sound system possible. They will have paid into it their entire working lives. They deserve to be protected by it. for our children and grandchildren.
[ Children Deserve Entire Financially Grandchildren Improvement Into Lives Lot Most Our Owe Paid Possible Protected Room Security Social Sound System Their Will Working]
If our society continues to support basic research on how living organisms function, it is likely that my great grandchildren will be spared the agony of losing family members to most types of cancer.
[ Agony Basic Cancer Continues Family Function Grandchildren Great How Likely Living Losing Members Most Organisms Our Research Society Spared Support Types Will]
I'm most proud of the longevity of my marriage, my kids, and my grandchildren. If you don't have that, you really don't have very much.
[ Grandchildren Kids Longevity Marriage Most Much Proud Really Very]
In my opinion, most of the great men of the past were only there for the beer - the wealth, prestige and grandeur that went with the power. Power
[ Beer Grandeur Great Men Most Only Opinion Past Power Prestige Wealth Went Were]
My grandfather was Catholic; my grandmother, Jewish. Crossing over from Bavaria, as immigrants to the United States, the ship started to sink. My grandmother jumped overboard. My grandfather followed, to save this girl he had never met.
[ Catholic Crossing Followed Girl Grandfather Grandmother Had Immigrants Jewish Jumped Met Never Over Overboard Save Ship Sink Started States United]
Venus hasn't been to the semis for a couple of years in a Grand Slam - she's been coming back from injury.
[ Back Been Coming Couple Grand Hasn Injury She Slam Venus Years]
All grand thoughts come from the heart.
[ Come Grand Heart Thoughts]
The best ally you can have in breaking up a street fight is a grandmother.
[ Ally Best Breaking Fight Grandmother Street Up]
Sun's role in the grand scheme of development is to work on the runtime environment and the APIs. The tools we produce are much more for systems programmers, not enterprise developers.
[ Developers Development Enterprise Environment Grand More Much Produce Programmers Role Scheme Sun Systems Tools Work]
I'm a grandmother with dogs and nice friends here in the Rocky mountains. Ever see the movie A River Runs Through It? That's where I live. It's beautiful, no two ways about it.
[ Beautiful Dogs Ever Friends Grandmother Here Live Mountains Movie Nice River Rocky Runs See Through Two Ways Where]
And I think it's a real challenge to be up there sometimes with only a keyboard if they don't have a grand piano... and to try to win people over that way. It's really hard.
[ Challenge Grand Hard Keyboard Only Over Piano Real Really Sometimes Think Try Up Way Win]
At NBC I wasn't really sure if the grandparents were going to get my sense of humor on a particular topic.
[ Get Going Grandparents Humor Nbc Particular Really Sense Sure Topic Were]
Alzheimer's is a devastating disease. It was painful for me and my family to watch my grandfather deteriorate. We must find a cure for this horrible disease.
[ Alzheimer Cure Deteriorate Devastating Disease Family Find Grandfather Horrible Must Painful Watch]
I don't sit in the corner waiting for death: death has to pursue me. I'm going strong. I hope to reach 100 and ask for an extension, just like my grandmother did.
[ Ask Corner Death Did Extension Going Grandmother Hope Just Pursue Reach Sit Strong Waiting]
Not a tenth of us who are in business are doing as well as we could if we merely followed the principles that were known to our grandfathers.
[ Business Could Doing Followed Grandfathers Known Merely Our Principles Tenth Us Well Were]
I don't believe anyone has leaked grand jury information.
[ Anyone Believe Grand Information Jury Leaked]
If a tie is like kissing your sister, losing is like kissing you grandmother with her teeth out. Sports
[ Grandmother Her Kissing Losing Out Sister Teeth Tie Your]
Right now, I'm worth a million dollars, and I owe Uncle Sam a million-and-a-half dollars, and I made a deal with him. I said, 'Uncle Sam, I'm going to pay you 25 grand a month.'
[ Deal Dollars Going Grand Him Made Million Month Now Owe Pay Right Said Sam Uncle Worth]
At the age of fifteen my grandmother became the concubine of a warlord general.
[ Age Became Fifteen General Grandmother]
We need to work our level best in this legislative session to help grow Montana's economy, so that grandchildren can stay in Montana, grandchildren can visit their grandmother and grandfather by driving across town, not flying across the country.
[ Across Best Country Driving Economy Flying Grandchildren Grandfather Grandmother Grow Help Legislative Level Montana Need Our Session Stay Their Town Visit Work]
I come from a family that has been here for almost 200 years. My ancestors started a very dangerous gunpowder business in 1802, and my great- grandfather and his father were both killed in gunpowder explosions.
[ Almost Ancestors Been Both Business Come Dangerous Explosions Family Father Grandfather Gunpowder Here His Killed Started Very Were Years]
But whatever my failure, I have this thing to remember - that I was a pioneer in my profession, just as my grandfathers were in theirs, in that I was the first man in this section to earn his living as a writer.
[ Earn Failure First Grandfathers His Just Living Man Pioneer Profession Remember Section Theirs Thing Were Whatever Writer]
All correct reasoning is a grand system of tautologies, but only God can make direct use of that fact.
[ Correct Direct Fact God Grand Make Only Reasoning System Use]
The actual tragedies of life bear no relation to one's preconceived ideas. In the event, one is always bewildered by their simplicity, their grandeur of design, and by that element of the bizarre which seems inherent in them.
[ Actual Always Bear Bewildered Bizarre Design Element Event Grandeur Ideas Inherent Life Preconceived Relation Seems Simplicity Their Them Tragedies Which]
Well I'm a third-generation musician. My Grandfather's a musician and my father and mother were both musicians and so I'm a musician. It was just natural that I should be a musician 'cause I was born into the family.
[ Born Both Cause Family Father Grandfather Into Just Mother Musician Musicians Natural Should Well Were]
But I was losing so much bone density that I would have been in grave danger. And I mean grave danger. If I had let it go just a few more years I could have broken my hip or spine just picking up my granddaughter.
[ Been Bone Broken Could Danger Density Few Go Granddaughter Grave Had Hip Just Losing Mean More Much Picking Spine Up Would Years]
My grandfather was a Pentecostal preacher.
[ Grandfather Pentecostal Preacher]
Happiness, that grand mistress of the ceremonies in the dance of life, impels us through all its mazes and meanderings, but leads none of us by the same route.
[ Ceremonies Dance Grand Happiness Impels Leads Life Mistress None Route Same Through Us]
I've never looked ahead very much in my life. I've never had any grand plan from the outset. I had no burning ambition to do what I do.
[ Ahead Ambition Any Burning Grand Had Life Looked Much Never Outset Plan Very]
Country music is still your grandpa's music, but it's also your daughter's music. It's getting bigger and better all the time and I'm glad to be a part of it.
[ Also Better Bigger Country Daughter Getting Glad Grandpa Music Part Still Time Your]
There has been a time on earth when poets had been young and dead and famous - and were men. But now the poet as the tragic child of grandeur and destiny had changed. The child of genius was a woman, now, and the man was gone.
[ Been Changed Child Dead Destiny Earth Famous Genius Gone Grandeur Had Man Men Now Poet Poets Time Tragic Were Woman Young]
I write to tell my grandchildren where they come from, and what their grandparents were up to, and I hope they will in their own way continue. I invite anyone else to listen in.
[ Anyone Come Continue Else Grandchildren Grandparents Hope Invite Listen Own Tell Their Up Way Were Where Will Write]
Mystery Men you can take grandma, you can take everyone to see this film.
[ Everyone Film Grandma Men Mystery See Take]
My grandson sees me as Lois on TV every Christmas, and that scores me points.
[ Christmas Every Grandson Lois Points Scores Sees Tv]
On the 27th we came to the Cascade Rapids. The first or Little Cascade has about two feet fall, the second or Grand Cascade, a mile farther, is about a six foot sheer drop.
[ Came Cascade Drop Fall Farther Feet First Foot Grand Little Mile Second Sheer Six Two]
I like living. I have sometimes been wildly, despairingly, acutely miserable, racked with sorrow, but through it all I still know quite certainly that just to be alive is a grand thing.
[ Acutely Alive Been Certainly Grand Just Know Living Miserable Quite Racked Sometimes Sorrow Still Thing Through Wildly]
There can be a true grandeur in any degree of submissiveness, because it springs from loyalty to the laws and to an oath, and not from baseness of soul.
[ Any Baseness Because Degree Grandeur Laws Loyalty Oath Soul Springs True]
I regret the whole worlds that will never come into existence, the children, the grandchildren, all the human possibilities that never were and never will be.
[ Children Come Existence Grandchildren Human Into Never Possibilities Regret Were Whole Will Worlds]
Mournful and yet grand is the destiny of the artist. Art
[ Artist Destiny Grand Mournful Yet]
Now I'm having to live with sales of around 50,000 per album - but I'm pretty content with my place in the general scheme of things, even if it's meant I don't drive a fancy car and can't afford grand vacations.
[ Afford Album Around Car Content Drive Even Fancy General Grand Having Live Meant Now Per Place Pretty Sales Scheme Things Vacations]
Winning a Grand Slam changes everything. There is so much off-court stuff to deal with. And there are expectations of keeping it going that make it tough.
[ Changes Deal Everything Expectations Going Grand Keeping Make Much Slam Stuff Tough Winning]
I am prejudiced in favor of him who, without impudence, can ask boldly. He has faith in humanity, and faith in himself. No one who is not accustomed to giving grandly can ask nobly and with boldness.
[ Accustomed Am Ask Boldly Boldness Faith Favor Giving Grandly Him Himself Humanity Impudence Nobly Prejudiced Without]
The factory that my grandmother had put under the house to produce these green men to come get me.
[ Come Factory Get Grandmother Green Had House Men Produce Put These Under]
And, I think, as a kid, I had a strong motivation to do something of my life. And, I think that's the strongest motivation I really got. And, that came obviously from my parents and my grandparents.
[ Came Got Grandparents Had Kid Life Motivation Obviously Parents Really Something Strong Strongest Think]
And there's a lot of that stuff with people bringing their kids, kids bringing their parents, people bringing their grandparents - I mean, it's gotten to be really stretched out now. It was never my intention to say, this is the demographics of our audience.
[ Audience Bringing Demographics Gotten Grandparents Intention Kids Lot Mean Never Now Our Out Parents Really Say Stretched Stuff Their]
It breaks even. We lose ten, twenty grand every year. But then the people who are working say, Look, I'll kick this back in, I don't need to take this profit share. It's very cooperative.
[ Back Breaks Cooperative Even Every Grand Kick Look Lose Need Profit Say Share Take Ten Then Twenty Very Working Year]
Our grandfathers had to run, run, run. My generation's out of breath. We ain't running no more.
[ Breath Generation Grandfathers Had More Our Out Run Running]
The simplest toy, one which even the youngest child can operate, is called a grandparent.
[ Called Child Even Grandparent Operate Simplest Toy Which Youngest]
He knew a lot about his grandparents - and perhaps he feels he's been endowed with abilities to go into people's heads who are long dead - but, to a certain extent, he's making it up.
[ Abilities Been Certain Dead Endowed Extent Feels Go Grandparents Heads His Into Knew Long Lot Making Perhaps Up]
I go to see grand prix every year, and I watch every race on TV for sure. I probably go to three or four CART races and three or four Formula One races.
[ Cart Every Formula Four Go Grand Prix Probably Race Races See Sure Three Tv Watch Year]
If the massive invasion is not stopped, we are going to be flooded to the extent that we will drift into third world status. For our children and for our grandchildren, we cannot fail on this issue.
[ Cannot Children Drift Extent Fail Flooded Going Grandchildren Into Invasion Issue Massive Our Status Stopped Third Will World]
I felt no pressure that my grandfather was famous and my uncle was famous.
[ Famous Felt Grandfather Pressure Uncle]
Anything happens in Grand Prix racing, and it usually does.
[ Anything Does Grand Happens Prix Racing Usually]
Despite the success cult, men are most deeply moved not by the reaching of the goal but by the grandness of the effort involved in getting there - or failing to get there.
[ Cult Deeply Despite Effort Failing Get Getting Goal Involved Men Most Moved Reaching Success]
The joys of my life are my granddaughters. They are beautiful. You don't have to believe me. You can ask my wife. She'll tell you.
[ Ask Beautiful Believe Joys Life She Tell Wife]
Gwen and I have four children and ten grandchildren.
[ Children Four Grandchildren Ten]
I have never met one person who likes Grand Funk.
[ Funk Grand Likes Met Never Person]
A lot of people think that when you have grand scenery, such as you have in Yosemite, that photography must be easy.
[ Easy Grand Lot Must Photography Scenery Such Think Yosemite]
Delusions of grandeur make me feel a lot better about myself.
[ Better Delusions Feel Grandeur Lot Make Myself]
Invite the best and brightest to compete for a grand prize to come up with designs, including new zoning, building codes and so forth, for New Orleans that could make it safe from water, and let the state and city pick the plan that works best for Louisiana.
[ Best Brightest Building City Codes Come Compete Could Designs Forth Grand Including Invite Louisiana Make New Orleans Pick Plan Prize Safe State Up Water Works Zoning]
Everything in Italy that is particularly elegant and grand borders upon insanity and absurdity or at least is reminiscent of childhood.
[ Absurdity Borders Childhood Elegant Everything Grand Insanity Italy Least Particularly Reminiscent Upon]
Every child growing up will look to their parents, my mother and my father. My grandmother lived with us. I picked up quite a bit of family lore and history from her, which was interesting.
[ Bit Child Every Family Father Grandmother Growing Her History Interesting Lived Look Lore Mother Parents Picked Quite Their Up Us Which Will]
More and more, when I single out the person out who inspired me most, I go back to my grandfather.
[ Back Go Grandfather Inspired More Most Out Person Single]
I have a role now that I think becomes me. I am a grandmother.
[ Am Becomes Grandmother Now Role Think]
We're seeing a much larger ministry here for the general community. Not just Catholics, but others are calling us too. They're not looking for lawyers or suing their grandfathers, but counseling and healing.
[ Calling Catholics Community Counseling General Grandfathers Healing Here Just Larger Lawyers Looking Ministry Much Others Seeing Suing Their Too Us]
Ancestor worship, or filial piety so characteristic of Asian cultures, for example, does not really resonate with Americans who favor children, not grandparents.
[ Americans Ancestor Asian Characteristic Children Cultures Does Example Favor Filial Grandparents Piety Really Resonate Worship]
It is very grand and sumptuous and awesome to look at but it was really about the characters for me.
[ Awesome Characters Grand Look Really Sumptuous Very]
Before the reader turns his back upon the Grand Basin once for all, I should like to put a name upon the glacier it contains - since it is the fashion to name glaciers.
[ Back Basin Before Contains Fashion Glacier Glaciers Grand His Name Once Put Reader Should Since Turns Upon]
And we're seeing a higher level of consciousness and many more opportunities for people to challenge their present ways of thinking and move into a grander and larger experience of who they really are.
[ Challenge Consciousness Experience Grander Higher Into Larger Level Many More Move Opportunities Present Really Seeing Their Thinking Ways]
Christians need to take the lead in educating people that children are gifts, as my autistic grandson most surely is. By going down the path we're currently on, we might one day get rid of genetic diseases, but only at the cost of our own humanity.
[ Autistic Children Christians Cost Currently Day Diseases Down Educating Genetic Get Gifts Going Grandson Humanity Lead Might Most Need Only Our Own Path Rid Surely Take]
To try to write a grand cosmical drama leads necessarily to myth. To try to let knowledge substitute ignorance in increasingly larger regions of space and time is science.
[ Drama Grand Ignorance Increasingly Knowledge Larger Leads Myth Necessarily Regions Science Space Substitute Time Try Write]
And I would really like to be a grandmother, but only when Felix or Emily meet the right person and are ready.
[ Emily Grandmother Meet Only Person Ready Really Right Would]
I have four grown children and two tiny grandchildren.
[ Children Four Grandchildren Grown Tiny Two]
Oh, I started out young. They handed me a cotton sack when I was about 8 years old. Give me a little small one, tell me to fill it up. I never did like the farm but I was out there with my grandmother, didn't want to get away from around her too far.
[ Around Away Cotton Did Far Farm Fill Get Give Grandmother Handed Her Little Never Oh Old Out Sack Small Started Tell Too Up Want Years Young]
I believe keeping our promises should be our highest priority and that means saving Social Security and Medicare while preserving the American dream for our children and grandchildren.
[ American Believe Children Dream Grandchildren Highest Keeping Means Medicare Our Preserving Priority Promises Saving Security Should Social While]
Call for the grandest of all earthly spectacles, what is that? It is the sun going to his rest.
[ Call Earthly Going Grandest His Rest Spectacles Sun]
I don't mind being a grandfather; I've been a mother for so many years. You just can't believe what it's like being a father. Especially when you come out of the chaos of the road to getting married and having children.
[ Been Being Believe Chaos Children Come Especially Father Getting Grandfather Having Just Many Married Mind Mother Out Road Years]
My grandfather, on my father's side, helped to draft one of the first constitutions of China. He was a fairly well-known scholar.
[ China Constitutions Draft Fairly Father First Grandfather Helped Scholar Side Well-Known]
My grandmother always told me you must keep to your old roads and stick to your original friends and just go through smooth, be careful and stay positive.
[ Always Careful Friends Go Grandmother Just Keep Must Old Original Positive Roads Smooth Stay Stick Through Told Your]
Because we employ no professional preachers, it means that every sermon or lesson in church is given by a regular member - women and men, children and grandparents.
[ Because Children Church Employ Every Given Grandparents Lesson Means Member Men Preachers Professional Regular Sermon Women]
Just look at my face. Its an extraordinary experience. All of my friends who are grandparents have been saying, just wait, a bit cynically, but its just extraordinary. You feel like a child again yourself. Just walking on air.
[ Again Air Been Bit Child Cynically Experience Extraordinary Face Feel Friends Grandparents Just Look Saying Wait Walking Yourself]
In my fantasies, I always wanted to play the ingenue, but in reality, in my bones, I am so used to playing the grandmother that I don't feel safe or even sure that I can do it.
[ Always Am Bones Even Fantasies Feel Grandmother Ingenue Play Playing Reality Safe Sure Used Wanted]
Among these temples there is one which far surpasses all the rest, whose grandeur of architectural details no human tongue is able to describe; for within its precincts, surrounded by a lofty wall, there is room enough for a town of five hundred families.
[ Able Among Architectural Describe Details Enough Families Far Five Grandeur Human Hundred Lofty Precincts Rest Room Surpasses Surrounded Temples These Tongue Town Wall Which Whose Within]
I don't want my grandchildren to go through what I went through.
[ Go Grandchildren Through Want Went]
Who knows who will be on board? A couple of spies, for sure. At least one grand duke; a few beautiful woman, no doubt very rich and very troubled. Anything can happen and usually does on the Orient Express.
[ Anything Beautiful Board Couple Does Doubt Duke Express Few Grand Happen Knows Least Orient Rich Spies Sure Troubled Usually Very Will Woman]
Today 23 years ago dear Grandmama died. I wonder what she would have thought of a Labour Government.
[ Ago Dear Died Government Labour She Thought Today Wonder Would Years]
I have four children and I have seven grandkids.
[ Children Four Grandkids Seven]
My parents never told us that our great-grandmothers had been slaves.
[ Been Had Never Our Parents Slaves Told Us]
The grandeur and strength or our people and democracy are as big as a forest.
[ Big Democracy Forest Grandeur Our Strength]
Life is one grand, sweet song, so start the music.
[ Grand Life Music Song Start Sweet]
Can you imagine that Cuba and Europe's youth, who had forgotten about traditional music, who only thought of rock music, are now looking back towards their grandparents? That is a phenomenon.
[ Back Cuba Europe Forgotten Grandparents Had Imagine Looking Music Now Only Phenomenon Rock Their Thought Towards Traditional Youth]
I'm a grandmother, and a mighty proud one.
[ Grandmother Mighty Proud]
The people who have recently come to this country to work and better their lives should be given the same opportunities that our parents, grandparents, and ancestors were given.
[ Ancestors Better Come Country Given Grandparents Lives Opportunities Our Parents Recently Same Should Their Were Work]
My dad had been an actor... not only had my dad been an actor, but his dad had been an actor, and my great-grandfather had been an actor. And who knows before then?
[ Actor Been Before Dad Had His Knows Only Then]
We have had more sales for this year's grand prix than any other, and we have been helped in that by the fact that Jenson had 10 podiums last season and looks like a winner. It is good for British motor racing if he is there and doing well.
[ Any Been British Doing Fact Good Grand Had Helped Last Looks More Motor Other Prix Racing Sales Season Than Well Winner Year]
To win Grand Slams you have to be in the right frame of mind, the right physical shape.
[ Frame Grand Mind Physical Right Shape Slams Win]
My grandmother sang, too, and she was really loud. It was this wild kind of singing. I count her among my influences.
[ Among Count Grandmother Her Influences Kind Loud Really Sang She Singing Too Wild]
If you can't play it on an acoustic guitar or a grand piano then it's not a song.
[ Acoustic Grand Guitar Piano Play Song Then]
My grandfather was in a barbershop quartet and my grandmother was in a gospel quartet with her sisters.
[ Gospel Grandfather Grandmother Her Quartet Sisters]
My grandmother was, back when they called them 'stewardesses,' a flight attendant. I actually had a ball wearing that little uniform and making sure everything was under control.
[ Actually Attendant Back Ball Called Control Everything Flight Grandmother Had Little Making Stewardesses Sure Them Under Uniform Wearing]
I think when I have kids and grandchildren I will be very proud to have them watch this movie.
[ Grandchildren Kids Movie Proud Them Think Very Watch Will]
I thank God, Jesus, and my Grandmother for being able to support myself and my family.
[ Able Being Family God Grandmother Jesus Myself Support Thank]
Writing a book of poetry is like dropping a rose petal down the Grand Canyon and waiting for the echo.
[ Book Canyon Down Dropping Echo Grand Poetry Rose Waiting Writing]
My great-grandfather was a coal miner, who worked in Pennsylvania mines when carts were pulled by mules and mines were lit by candles. Mining was very dangerous work then.
[ Candles Carts Coal Dangerous Lit Miner Mines Mining Mules Pennsylvania Pulled Then Very Were Work Worked]
My grandmother is over eighty and still doesn't need glasses. Drinks right out of the bottle.
[ Bottle Drinks Eighty Glasses Grandmother Need Out Over Right Still]
My grandmother lived with us for a short time while I was a child. Old people tend to be slightly more eccentric - they can behave the way they want.
[ Behave Child Eccentric Grandmother Lived More Old Short Slightly Tend Time Us Want Way While]
I have to tell you that June Cleaver had a job in 'The New Leave It to Beaver.' She did. Sure, she was a council woman. She went to work. She wasn't a sit-at-home grandma. She went out, got a job.
[ Beaver Council Did Got Grandma Had Job June Leave New Out She Sure Tell Went Woman Work]
We were right about the slush fund. But Sloan did not testify about it to the Grand Jury.
[ Did Fund Grand Jury Right Slush Testify Were]
Think of war as a game of Russian roulette. It is a game of chance with your life as the grand prize.
[ Chance Game Grand Life Prize Roulette Russian Think War Your]
A man must dream a long time in order to act with grandeur, and dreaming is nursed in darkness.
[ Act Darkness Dream Dreaming Grandeur Long Man Must Nursed Order Time]
What a grand thing it is to be clever and have common sense.
[ Clever Common Grand Sense Thing]
Size is not grandeur, and territory does not make a nation.
[ Does Grandeur Make Nation Size Territory]
In how many lives does love really play a dominant part? The average taxpayer is no more capable of a 'grand passion' than of a grand opera.
[ Average Capable Does Dominant Grand How Lives Love Many More Opera Part Passion Play Really Taxpayer Than]
My granddaughter's birth has made me want to create things she will love.
[ Birth Create Granddaughter Love Made She Things Want Will]
But I had two very special people who helped to take my style to the next level. Thank God for my first MC Cowboy and my first student Grand Wizard Theodore, and to go out after creating this art form and finding everyone jamming to it - that too was pretty scary.
[ After Art Cowboy Creating Everyone Finding First Form Go God Grand Had Helped Jamming Level Next Out Pretty Scary Special Student Style Take Thank Theodore Too Two Very Wizard]
Maybe it's because my mother divorced and my grandmother divorced, so maybe I'm frightened deep down. But then I also feel there is no real need. Why do I need to get married? To reassure me? No I don't need reassurance.
[ Also Because Deep Divorced Down Feel Frightened Get Grandmother Married Maybe Mother Need Real Reassurance Reassure Then Why]
The reason grandparents and grandchildren get along so well is that they have a common enemy.
[ Along Common Enemy Get Grandchildren Grandparents Reason Well]
One curious thing about growing up is that you don't only move forward in time; you move backwards as well, as pieces of your parents' and grandparents' lives come to you.
[ Backwards Come Curious Forward Grandparents Growing Lives Move Only Parents Pieces Thing Time Up Well Your]
Though man a thinking being is defined, Few use the grand prerogative of mind. How few think justly of the thinking few! How many never think, who think they do!
[ Being Defined Few Grand How Justly Man Many Mind Never Prerogative Think Thinking Though Use]
I'd experienced the '40s and '50s by looking at my grandparents' old clothes, books, and magazines.
[ Books Clothes Experienced Grandparents Looking Magazines Old]
We had two grand antique professors who had been teaching at Lombard since before I was born.
[ Antique Been Before Born Grand Had Professors Since Teaching Two]
Many men owe the grandeur of their lives to their tremendous difficulties.
[ Difficulties Grandeur Lives Many Men Owe Their Tremendous]
Do not let your grand ambitions stand in the way of small but meaningful accomplishments.
[ Accomplishments Ambitions Grand Meaningful Small Stand Way Your]
So I have four daughters, about ten granddaughters, and five grandsons.
[ Daughters Five Four Ten]
The stars are the great Gothic churches: spires, naves, delicate flying buttresses, massive conventional buttresses, stained glass and grandeur, grandeur, grandeur.
[ Churches Conventional Delicate Flying Glass Gothic Grandeur Great Massive Stained Stars]
We found nothing grand in the history of the Jews nor in the morals inculcated in the Pentateuch. I know of no other books that so fully teach the subjection and degradation of woman.
[ Books Degradation Found Fully Grand History Inculcated Jews Know Morals Nor Nothing Other Subjection Teach Woman]
My mother's side of the family was in the production side of theatre. My grandfather, Jose Vega, was a general manager for Neil Simon shows on Broadway.
[ Broadway Family General Grandfather Manager Mother Neil Production Shows Side Simon Theatre Vega]
Critics are sentinels in the grand army of letters, stationed at the corners of newspapers and reviews, to challenge every new author.
[ Army Author Challenge Corners Critics Every Grand Letters New Newspapers Reviews Sentinels Stationed]
Although raised on the farm - my grandfather was an unsuccessful fundamentalist preacher turned farmer - my father and his brother both became professors.
[ Although Became Both Brother Farm Farmer Father Fundamentalist Grandfather His Preacher Professors Raised Turned Unsuccessful]
Who wants to be married to a grandfather?
[ Grandfather Married Wants]
There are seven winners of the Monaco Grand Prix on the starting line today, and four of them are Michael Schumacher.
[ Four Grand Line Michael Monaco Prix Schumacher Seven Starting Them Today Winners]
My grandmothers are full of memories, smelling of soap and onions and wet clay, with veins rolling roughly over quick hands, they have many clean words to say, my grandmothers were strong.
[ Clay Clean Full Grandmothers Hands Many Memories Onions Over Quick Rolling Roughly Say Smelling Soap Strong Veins Were Wet Words]
Those market researchers... are playing games with you and me and with this entire country. Their so-called samples of opinion are no more accurate or reliable than my grandmother's big toe was when it came to predicting the weather.
[ Accurate Big Came Country Entire Games Grandmother Market More Opinion Playing Predicting Reliable Researchers Samples So-Called Than Their Those Toe Weather]
In LA, I mean, here's this place full of desperate and sad people who take their only pleasure from destroying others for the purposes of their own self-aggrandizement.
[ Desperate Destroying Full Here La Mean Only Others Own Place Pleasure Purposes Sad Take Their]
What is sacred among one people may be ridiculous in another; and what is despised or rejected by one cultural group, may in a different environment become the cornerstone for a great edifice of strange grandeur and beauty.
[ Among Another Beauty Become Cornerstone Cultural Despised Different Edifice Environment Grandeur Great Group May Rejected Ridiculous Sacred Strange]
I can think of no one that my grandparents knew, that told me stories and that I experienced myself, had any sense of social inferiority growing up in segregated Washington. None whatsoever.
[ Any Experienced Grandparents Growing Had Inferiority Knew Myself None Segregated Sense Social Stories Think Told Up Washington Whatsoever]
The grand irony, however, is that Southern segregation was not brought to an end, nor redneck violence dramatically reduced, by violence.
[ Brought Dramatically End Grand However Irony Nor Redneck Reduced Segregation Southern Violence]
You see, I had been riding with the storm clouds, and had come to earth as rain, and it was drought that I had killed with the power that the Six Grandfathers gave me.
[ Been Clouds Come Drought Earth Gave Grandfathers Had Killed Power Rain Riding See Six Storm]
My grandmother had a Miss Margaret's School of Dance to teach tap and ballet to kids, but I never studied it. I was raised a Mormon and they're dancing fools. It's the only vice they have - dancing.
[ Ballet Dance Dancing Fools Grandmother Had Kids Margaret Miss Mormon Never Only Raised School Studied Tap Teach Vice]
I created the Women's Federation for World Peace in order to restore all that woman originally lost. You American women don't need a man in the position of grandfather, parents, husband, elder or younger brother. You only need the true Adam.
[ Adam American Brother Created Elder Federation Grandfather Husband Lost Man Need Only Order Originally Parents Peace Position Restore True Woman Women World Younger]
My grandfather once told me that there were two kinds of people: those who do the work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was much less competition.
[ Competition Credit First Grandfather Group Kinds Less Much Once Take Those Told Try Two Were Work]
Everybody thinks that this civilization has lasted a very long time but it really does take very few grandfathers' granddaughters to take us back to the dark ages.
[ Ages Back Civilization Dark Does Everybody Few Grandfathers Lasted Long Really Take Thinks Time Us Very]
You have all the reason in the world to achieve your grandest dreams. Imagination plus innovation equals realization.
[ Achieve Dreams Equals Grandest Imagination Innovation Plus Realization Reason World Your]
The day is past when schools could afford to give sufficient time and attention to the teaching of the ancient languages to enable the student to get that enjoyment out of classical literature that made the lives of our grandfathers so rich.
[ Afford Ancient Attention Classical Could Day Enable Enjoyment Get Give Grandfathers Languages Literature Lives Made Our Out Past Rich Schools Student Sufficient Teaching Time]
I'm often called an old-fashioned modernist. But the modernists had the absurd idea that architecture could heal the world. That's impossible. And today nobody expects architects to have these grand visions any more.
[ Absurd Any Architects Architecture Called Could Expects Grand Had Heal Idea Impossible Modernist Modernists More Nobody Often Old-Fashioned These Today Visions World]
May I say, finally, that I have no illusions of grandeur; quite to the contrary, I am very humble in my knowledge that through forty years of my life my life has been an open book of service to my fellow architects and for the public good.
[ Am Architects Been Book Contrary Fellow Finally Forty Good Grandeur Humble Illusions Knowledge Life May Open Public Quite Say Service Through Very Years]
Cancer has been unfortunately in my life. My mom's best friend is kicking ass in her battle with breast cancer. Both of my grandmas had cancer. I recently lost a friend to cancer.
[ Ass Battle Been Best Both Cancer Friend Had Her Kicking Life Lost Mom Recently Unfortunately]
A grandchild is a miracle, but a renewed relationship with your own children is even a greater one.
[ Children Even Greater Miracle Own Relationship Renewed Your]
I don't know what the outcome will be. I put a couple away for my grandkids, like that. So I don't know, who knows? Maybe I'll start building guitars for a living.
[ Away Building Couple Grandkids Guitars Know Knows Living Maybe Outcome Put Start Will]
I guess I had it made. My mother gave me advice - she taught me that women like to be looked in the eye - and my grandmother gave me condoms.
[ Advice Condoms Eye Gave Grandmother Guess Had Looked Made Mother She Taught Women]
Seeing to it that a youngster grows up believing not just in the here and now but also in the grand maybes of life guarantees that some small yet crucial part of him remains forever a child.
[ Also Believing Child Crucial Forever Grand Grows Guarantees Here Him Just Life Now Part Remains Seeing Small Some Up Yet Youngster]
I've been a godmother loads of times, but being a grandmother is better than anything.
[ Anything Been Being Better Godmother Grandmother Loads Than Times]
Grandparents who want to be truly helpful will do well to keep their mouths shut and their opinions to themselves until these are requested.
[ Grandparents Helpful Keep Mouths Opinions Requested Shut Their Themselves These Truly Until Want Well Will]
Today, in American imperialism, the commodity has reached its most grandiose historical manifestation.
[ American Commodity Grandiose Historical Imperialism Manifestation Most Reached Today]
The Dark Side of the Moon is a fine album with a textural and conceptual richness that not only invites, but demands involvement. There is a certain grandeur.
[ Album Certain Conceptual Dark Demands Fine Grandeur Invites Involvement Moon Only Richness Side]
The latest page I've been working is about the organization of the pantheon of the gods. Who's indebted to whom, how they are related, who screwed whose uncle or grandmother, all of that.
[ Been Gods Grandmother How Indebted Latest Organization Page Related Screwed Uncle Whom Whose Working]
Why do grandparents and grandchildren get along so well? The mother. Mom
[ Along Get Grandchildren Grandparents Mother Well Why]
To me, the appeal of opera lies in the fact that a myriad of singers and instruments, each possessed of different qualities of voice and sound, against the backdrop of a grand stage and beautiful costumes, come together in one complete and impressive drama.
[ Against Appeal Backdrop Beautiful Come Complete Costumes Different Drama Each Fact Grand Impressive Instruments Lies Myriad Opera Possessed Qualities Singers Sound Stage Together Voice]
Just the other day I pulled out this old cassette of Ragged Glory and I popped it into my cassette player and I was digging it. They were just a great rock and roll band, one that presents the song ahead of everything else - there's no grand idea or concept behind it.
[ Ahead Band Behind Cassette Concept Day Digging Else Everything Glory Grand Great Idea Into Just Old Other Out Player Popped Presents Pulled Ragged Rock Roll Song Were]
The most important political task facing the out-of-power party - the Democrats for now - is creating a villain to run against. It's certainly easier than developing some grand new ideas or policies on which to campaign.
[ Against Campaign Certainly Creating Democrats Developing Easier Facing Grand Ideas Important Most New Now Party Policies Political Run Some Task Than Villain Which]
My mother said, Don't worry abot what people think now. Think about whether your children and grandchildren will think you've done well.
[ Children Done Grandchildren Mother Now Said Think Well Whether Will Worry Your]
I had a few fibroids removed, and they left me with a Grand Canyon of scar tissue in my uterus. The doctors weren't sure I'd be able to reproduce. I was prepared for a rough road, and then out of nowhere we conceived.
[ Able Canyon Conceived Doctors Few Grand Had Left Nowhere Out Prepared Removed Reproduce Road Rough Scar Sure Then Tissue Uterus Weren]
It was a very odd household, because the grandmothers were so different. Both of them had their own pianos. So it would be duelling pianos by grandmothers.
[ Because Both Different Grandmothers Had Household Odd Own Pianos Their Them Very Were Would]
I don't put off any time with my grandchildren. I don't put off a thing.
[ Any Grandchildren Off Put Thing Time]
Butte was once a grand city. To me, that city is like one big stage for Edward Hopper. You could put your camera anywhere, and you felt you were looking at his paintings.
[ Anywhere Big Camera City Could Edward Felt Grand His Hopper Looking Once Paintings Put Stage Were Your]
My romantically favorite era is 78, 79 listening to Grandmaster Flash and the Furious 4, the live tapes, echo chamber and break beats.
[ Beats Break Chamber Echo Era Favorite Flash Furious Listening Live Tapes]
My parents and my grandfather on my mom's side would travel the earth. They went to Australia and China, and they went to probably every soccer game I ever played. Travel
[ Australia China Earth Ever Every Game Grandfather Mom Parents Played Probably Side Soccer Travel Went Would]
Well, I don't think anyone now would say that they're painting the state of the culture of America. I think that's too grand and pompous a thing for anybody to claim.
[ America Anybody Anyone Claim Culture Grand Now Painting Pompous Say State Thing Think Too Well Would]
Where I grew up in Dallas, things might be a little more traditional. People have the same things in mind. They're supposed to grow up, go to college, get a job, get married, and have children, grandchildren. That's the world I grew up in.
[ Children College Dallas Get Go Grandchildren Grew Grow Job Little Married Might Mind More Same Supposed Things Traditional Up Where World]
My grandmother was a Jewish juggler: she used to worry about six things at once.
[ Grandmother Jewish Juggler Once She Six Things Used Worry]
I think I'm a fan of people who were brave, my aunt, my grandmother, those are my heroes.
[ Aunt Brave Fan Grandmother Heroes Think Those Were]
You have to stay in shape. My grandmother, she started walking five miles a day when she was 60. She's 97 today and we don't know where the hell she is.
[ Day Five Grandmother Hell Know Miles Shape She Started Stay Today Walking Where]
My identity is linked to my grandmother, who's pure Filipino, as pure as you can probably get. And that shaped my imagination. So that's how I identify.
[ Filipino Get Grandmother How Identify Identity Imagination Linked Probably Pure Shaped]
My real achievement is my daughter and my three beautiful grandchildren.
[ Achievement Beautiful Daughter Grandchildren Real Three]
But with a rate of return of 1.6 percent or less, or a negative rate of return, our children and our grandchildren, if we do not make changes, will in fact not have a secure retirement. Indeed, they will not have the funds when they go to retire to even minimally get by.
[ Changes Children Even Fact Funds Get Go Grandchildren Indeed Less Make Negative Our Percent Rate Retire Retirement Return Secure Will]
At this stage I am not involved with young adults as closely as many other writers. My children are grown up and my grandchildren are still quite young.
[ Adults Am Children Closely Grandchildren Grown Involved Many Other Quite Stage Still Up Writers Young]
My uncle and my grandfather both worked in the Brooklyn Navy Yard.
[ Both Brooklyn Grandfather Navy Uncle Worked Yard]
I have fully cooperated with the investigation and before the grand jury, and I'm quite confident at the end of the day that we'll know what facts are in this particular case.
[ Before Case Confident Day End Facts Fully Grand Investigation Jury Know Particular Quite]
I have wondered sometimes if there are not perhaps some disadvantages in having really blue blood in one's veins, like grandmamma and me.
[ Blood Blue Disadvantages Having Perhaps Really Some Sometimes Veins Wondered]
In order to influence a child, one must be careful not to be that child's parent or grandparent.
[ Careful Child Grandparent Influence Must Order Parent]
When our most important issue is the debt that we're piling on our children and grandchildren, I think it's pretty helpful to have someone in the U.S. Senate who has actually managed billions of dollars and knows how to cut billions of dollars.
[ Actually Billions Children Cut Debt Dollars Grandchildren Helpful How Important Issue Knows Managed Most Our Piling Pretty Senate Someone Think]
But one sets of grandparents lived on Davidson Avenue in the Bronx and one lived in Manhattan and I had an aunt and uncle in Queens, so in my heart I was a New Yorker.
[ Aunt Avenue Bronx Davidson Grandparents Had Heart Lived Manhattan New Queens Sets Uncle Yorker]
All the grand work was laid for people who came after me. The Supreme Court decided not to give it to me, so they gave it to two white guys. I think that's what they were waiting for.
[ After Came Court Decided Gave Give Grand Guys Laid Supreme Think Two Waiting Were White Work]
Cedric Gibbons was the grand cardinal of the art department.
[ Art Cardinal Department Gibbons Grand]
I think it's easier to make a film with 200 million dollars than 960 grand.
[ Dollars Easier Film Grand Make Million Than Think]
My grandfather was a cop in Long Island. I often try to draw on things that I've heard about him.
[ Cop Draw Grandfather Heard Him Island Long Often Things Try]
I always wanted to be a full-time musician. Every television job I had was a means to buy a grand piano, or to put in a recording studio, or something like that.
[ Always Buy Every Full-Time Grand Had Job Means Musician Piano Put Recording Something Studio Television Wanted]
What advice do I tell my grandson? I listen to him.
[ Advice Grandson Him Listen Tell]
I am a Soviet man, and Yeltsin is a Soviet man - maybe our grandchildren will be different.
[ Am Different Grandchildren Man Maybe Our Soviet Will Yeltsin]
Grandchildren are the dots that connect the lines from generation to generation.
[ Connect Dots Generation Grandchildren Lines]
On the other hand, I don't understand the enthusiasm for everything in the antique shop that Grandma threw out. There, the sense of quality has declined; otherwise Grandma wouldn't have thrown it out.
[ Antique Declined Enthusiasm Everything Grandma Hand Other Otherwise Out Quality Sense Shop Threw Thrown Understand]
Last year, I finally got my own grand piano, and that was a big thing for me because it's always been and always will be a very important part of my life.
[ Always Because Been Big Finally Got Grand Important Last Life Own Part Piano Thing Very Will Year]
It's not like I'm taking 20 grand from the shows. I mean there's no record label, so this is a genuine thing. And I think most people can see that. I think that anyone who knows me, knows I do things with integrity.
[ Anyone Genuine Grand Integrity Knows Label Mean Most Record See Shows Taking Thing Things Think]
Life is not a spectator sport. If you're going to spend your whole life in the grandstand just watching what goes on, in my opinion you're wasting your life.
[ Goes Going Just Life Opinion Spectator Spend Sport Wasting Watching Whole Your]
I phoned my grandparents and my grandfather said 'We saw your movie.' 'Which one?' I said. He shouted 'Betty, what was the name of that movie I didn't like?
[ Betty Grandfather Grandparents Movie Name Phoned Said Saw Shouted Which Your]
Grandma cheated whenever she could. She cheated because it was a much more scientific and surer way of winning than trusting to luck.
[ Because Cheated Could Grandma Luck More Much Scientific She Surer Than Trusting Way Whenever Winning]
Every generation revolts against its fathers and makes friends with its grandfathers.
[ Against Every Fathers Friends Generation Grandfathers Makes Revolts]
I've been writing about my boyhood, when I was a little kid back on my grandfather's farm where we didn't know about black widow spiders or all that stuff. But writing about that is so easy.
[ Back Been Black Boyhood Easy Farm Grandfather Kid Know Little Spiders Stuff Where Widow Writing]
I vividly remember the stories my grandfather told me about the carnage of the First World War, which people tend to forget was one of the worst massacres in human history.
[ Carnage First Forget Grandfather History Human Massacres Remember Stories Tend Told Vividly War Which World Worst]
Independence I have long considered as the grand blessing of life, the basis of every virtue; and independence I will ever secure by contracting my wants, though I were to live on a barren heath.
[ Barren Basis Blessing Considered Contracting Ever Every Grand Heath Independence Life Live Long Secure Though Virtue Wants Were Will]
Every man who has a calling to minister to the inhabitants of the world was ordained to that very purpose in the Grand Council of heaven before this world was. I suppose I was ordained to this very office in that Grand Council.
[ Before Calling Council Every Grand Heaven Inhabitants Man Minister Office Ordained Purpose Suppose Very World]
Any ideal system is its own worst enemy, and as soon as you start to implement these visions of grandeur, they just fall apart and turn into a complete tyranny.
[ Any Apart Complete Enemy Fall Grandeur Ideal Implement Into Just Own Soon Start System These Turn Tyranny Visions Worst]
Unhappy is that Grandeur which makes us too great to be good; and that Wit which sets us at a distance from true Wisdom.
[ Distance Good Grandeur Great Makes Sets Too True Unhappy Us Which Wisdom Wit]
The grandmother, the mother, the worker, the student, the intellectual, the professional, the unemployed, everybody identified with the songs because they were descriptions of life in the city.
[ Because City Descriptions Everybody Grandmother Identified Intellectual Life Mother Professional Songs Student Unemployed Were Worker]
Hopefully the new breed of kids won't have to go through that hard lesson - my kids, my grandkids, my fans' kids, hopefully they won't have to go through it.
[ Breed Fans Go Grandkids Hard Hopefully Kids Lesson New Through Won]
I have three grandchildren and am hoping for 20.
[ Am Grandchildren Hoping Three]
That D.C. grand jury investigation of Abramoff can't go on forever. Eventually the lawyers at the Public Integrity Section will go to their bosses with some decisions about just who they want to indict. That's when Al Gonzales will have to show his cards.
[ Abramoff Al Bosses Cards Decisions Eventually Forever Go Gonzales Grand His Indict Integrity Investigation Jury Just Lawyers Public Section Show Some Their Want Will]
Parents are often so busy with the physical rearing of children that they miss the glory of parenthood, just as the grandeur of the trees is lost when raking leaves.
[ Busy Children Glory Grandeur Just Leaves Lost Miss Often Parenthood Parents Physical Rearing Trees]
Every summer, my grandparents would rent a house on Balboa Island. They had the house next to Bob Hope's. I've been going down there all my life, to that whole area.
[ Area Been Bob Down Every Going Grandparents Had Hope House Island Life Next Rent Summer Whole Would]
The truth is the Republican leadership has created a credit card Congress that is recklessly selling out the future of America, our children and our grandchildren, and President Bush is the most fiscally irresponsible President in the history of America.
[ America Bush Card Children Congress Created Credit Fiscally Future Grandchildren History Irresponsible Leadership Most Our Out President Recklessly Republican Selling Truth]
If these men decided that they have to go in there and fight, I want them to send their own children and grandchildren. I want them to not send a bunch of strangers' kids in there to fight and die.
[ Bunch Children Decided Die Fight Go Grandchildren Kids Men Own Send Strangers Their Them These Want]
Fashion is always of the time in which you live. It is not something standing alone. But the grand problem, the most important problem, is to rejeuvenate women. To make women look young. Then their outlook changes. They feel more joyous.
[ Alone Always Changes Fashion Feel Grand Important Joyous Live Look Make More Most Outlook Problem Something Standing Their Then Time Which Women Young]
When I first started acting, I started in opera and had a great desire to play grand, tragic characters. I got sidetracked in musical theater and ended up doing a lot of comedy.
[ Acting Characters Comedy Desire Doing Ended First Got Grand Great Had Lot Musical Opera Play Sidetracked Started Theater Tragic Up]
There is a real opportunity right now as parents and grandparents to come up with a plan that leaves our kids with something better than we have; that is, an opportunity to own, build, and grow a nest egg of their own.
[ Better Build Come Egg Grandparents Grow Kids Leaves Nest Now Opportunity Our Own Parents Plan Real Right Something Than Their Up]
The grand jury, composed of 12 eminent New Orleans citizens, heard our evidence and indicted the defendant for participation in a conspiracy to assassinate John Kennedy.
[ Assassinate Citizens Composed Conspiracy Defendant Eminent Evidence Grand Heard Indicted John Jury Kennedy New Orleans Our Participation]
Modern invention has banished the spinning wheel, and the same law of progress makes the woman of today a different woman from her grandmother.
[ Banished Different Grandmother Her Invention Law Makes Modern Progress Same Spinning Today Wheel Woman]
My mother came here to New York. She and my grandmother were domestics, cooking, cleaning for other people.
[ Came Cleaning Cooking Grandmother Here Mother New Other She Were York]
I don't have any structured grand plan; I just intend to keep writing about the things that interest me-some of which change, some of which don't.
[ Any Change Grand Intend Interest Just Keep Plan Some Structured Things Which Writing]
You know it's only 50 miles from Grand River to Canton, but it took me 67 years to travel that distance.
[ Distance Grand Know Miles Only River Took Travel Years]
I say we have not even had the decency to maintain the assets that our parents and grandparents built for us - our roads, our bridges, our wastewater systems, our sewer systems; by the way, those weren't Bolsheviks, those weren't socialists that built those things for us - much less build the infrastructure we need for the 21st century.
[ Assets Bridges Build Built Century Decency Even Grandparents Had Infrastructure Less Maintain Much Need Our Parents Roads Say Sewer Socialists Systems Things Those Us Way Weren]
I've a grand memory for forgetting.
[ Forgetting Grand Memory]
Your sons weren't made to like you. That's what grandchildren are for.
[ Grandchildren Made Sons Weren Your]
An expert is a person who avoids the small errors while sweeping on to the grand fallacy.
[ Avoids Errors Expert Fallacy Grand Person Small Sweeping While]
Our children are not going to be just "our children" - they are going to be other people's husbands and wives and the parents of our grandchildren.
[ Children Going Grandchildren Husbands Just Other Our Parents Wives]
The grandest of all laws is the law of progressive development. Under it, in the wide sweep of things, men grow wiser as they grow older, and societies better.
[ Better Development Grandest Grow Law Laws Men Older Progressive Societies Sweep Things Under Wide Wiser]
The preparation, commitment and desire to win will be no less than the last time I drove a grand prix car in anger.
[ Anger Car Commitment Desire Drove Grand Last Less Preparation Prix Than Time Will Win]
Every season has its peaks and valleys. What you have to try to do is eliminate the Grand Canyon.
[ Canyon Eliminate Every Grand Peaks Season Try Valleys]
Carnegie Hall was real fabulous, but you know, it ain't as big as the Grand Ole Opry.
[ Big Carnegie Fabulous Grand Hall Know Ole Opry Real]
We have a moral responsibility to protect the earth and ensure that our children and grandchildren have a healthy and sustainable environment in which to live.
[ Children Earth Ensure Environment Grandchildren Healthy Live Moral Our Protect Responsibility Sustainable Which]
The smallest deed is better than the grandest intention.
[ Better Deed Grandest Intention Smallest Than]
Grandeur of character lies wholly in force of soul, that is, in the force of thought, moral principle, and love, and this may be found in the humblest condition of life.
[ Character Condition Force Found Grandeur Humblest Lies Life Love May Moral Principle Soul Thought Wholly]
What in heaven's name is strange about a grandmother dancing nude? I'll bet lots of grandmothers do it.
[ Bet Dancing Grandmother Grandmothers Heaven Lots Name Nude Strange]
I don't feel like a grandmother. I don't.
[ Feel Grandmother]
Perhaps we shall also have to hold in check other coloured peoples who will soon be in their certain prime, and thus preserve the world, which is the world of our blood, of our children and of our grandchildren.
[ Also Blood Certain Check Children Coloured Grandchildren Hold Other Our Peoples Perhaps Preserve Prime Shall Soon Their Thus Which Will World]
Grandchildren are God's way of compensating us for growing old.
[ God Grandchildren Growing Old Us Way]
My last son is leaving to go to college; my grandchildren are being born. My mother is living with me.
[ Being Born College Go Grandchildren Last Leaving Living Mother Son]
You have to do your own growing no matter how tall your grandfather was.
[ Grandfather Growing How Matter Own Tall Your]
The greatest grand challenge for any scientist is discovering how to prevent the spread of HIV and finding the cure or an effective vaccine for AIDS.
[ Aids Any Challenge Cure Discovering Effective Finding Grand Greatest Hiv How Prevent Scientist Spread Vaccine]
Continuous eloquence wearies. Grandeur must be abandoned to be appreciated. Continuity in everything is unpleasant. Cold is agreeable, that we may get warm.
[ Abandoned Agreeable Appreciated Cold Continuity Continuous Eloquence Everything Get Grandeur May Must Unpleasant Warm]
Rufus? He's a grand kisser, and he's dead sexy.
[ Dead Grand Kisser Sexy]
I tried to instill a different motivation, to give them the security and the conviction that they were doing something good, something necessary, something useful - if you want to use a grandiose expression, that they were doing something for peace.
[ Conviction Different Doing Expression Give Good Grandiose Instill Motivation Necessary Peace Security Something Them Tried Use Useful Want Were]
Taking it as a whole, Mexico is a grand city, and, as Cortes truly said, its situation is marvellous.
[ City Grand Marvellous Mexico Said Situation Taking Truly Whole]
It was sort of just a family sport. My mom and dad were pretty keen golfers when I was young and so were my grandparents, and I just sort of tagged along with them.
[ Along Dad Family Golfers Grandparents Just Keen Mom Pretty Sort Sport Tagged Them Were Young]
Alas! if the principles of contentment are not within us, the height of station and worldly grandeur will as soon add a cubit to a man's stature as to his happiness.
[ Add Alas Contentment Grandeur Happiness Height His Man Principles Soon Station Stature Us Will Within Worldly]
First I would probably place men at the bottom of the food chain. On a grander scale, I would say they're reacting to change. Feminism has got to be part of that.
[ Bottom Chain Change Feminism First Food Got Grander Men Part Place Probably Reacting Say Scale Would]
I would love to do top of pops as a grandma.
[ Grandma Love Pops Top Would]
Of your own indefatigable labor from early dawn and of your explicit instructions, that the batteries should reserve their ammunition, until the grand charge should commence, for which the enemy were undoubtedly preparing.
[ Ammunition Batteries Charge Commence Dawn Early Enemy Explicit Grand Indefatigable Instructions Labor Own Preparing Reserve Should Their Undoubtedly Until Were Which Your]
My grandmother though, began to prepare in her own neurotic - and I think psychotic - way to face racism. So she taught us to be racist, which is something I had to undo later when I got to Michigan, you know.
[ Began Face Got Grandmother Had Her Know Later Michigan Neurotic Own Prepare Psychotic Racism She Something Taught Think Though Undo Us Way Which]
I didn't realize until I was older what a huge music fan my daddy really was, and actually that my grandma played banjo at one time, and I didn't even know that until a year or two ago.
[ Actually Ago Banjo Daddy Even Fan Grandma Huge Know Music Older Played Realize Really Time Two Until Year]
Though I was a mother at 21, being a grandmother makes the whole thing absolutely normal and gorgeous. The relief, the joy of being a grandmother is wonderful.
[ Absolutely Being Gorgeous Grandmother Joy Makes Mother Normal Relief Thing Though Whole Wonderful]
Not in achievement, but in endurance, of the human soul, does it show its divine grandeur and its alliance with the infinite.
[ Achievement Alliance Divine Does Endurance Grandeur Human Infinite Show Soul]
Life is supposed to be a series of peaks and valleys. The secret is to keep the valleys from becoming Grand Canyons.
[ Becoming Canyons Grand Keep Life Peaks Secret Series Supposed Valleys]
Never have children, only grandchildren.
[ Children Grandchildren Never Only]
My grandmother had the most dramatic effect on my life because she set me in one direction, and I had to go back the other direction for my sanity, and for my ability to be a social human being.
[ Ability Back Because Being Direction Dramatic Effect Go Grandmother Had Human Life Most Other Sanity Set She Social]
It's really a grand old, legendary theatre where the spirits of like Judy Garland and all these great performers have been. The clubs are way more underground.
[ Been Clubs Garland Grand Great Judy Legendary More Old Performers Really Spirits Theatre These Underground Way Where]
We've accumulated a lot of things over the years and many things from our grandmother. Hopefully it'll be all right. I really don't want to cry, but I can't help it.
[ Accumulated Cry Grandmother Help Hopefully Lot Many Our Over Really Right Things Want Years]
What is grand is necessarily obscure to weak men. That which can be made explicit to the idiot is not worth my care.
[ Care Explicit Grand Idiot Made Men Necessarily Obscure Weak Which Worth]
I have looked on scenery as a strange and on scenery more grand, but on scenery at once so strange and so grand I have never looked and probably never shall again.
[ Again Grand Looked More Never Once Probably Scenery Shall Strange]
You come on as a guest. You don't get the girl anymore. But that is our lives. You start off as the boyfriend, then you are the lover, then you are the husband, then you are the father, and then you are the grandfather.
[ Anymore Boyfriend Come Father Get Girl Grandfather Guest Husband Lives Lover Off Our Start Then]
I started in London, as a kid. My mother knew I had sort of an inbred talent. She was an actress, so I inherited it from her. But I think I got a lot of it from my grandfather, who was a great politician.
[ Actress Got Grandfather Great Had Her Inherited Kid Knew London Lot Mother Politician She Sort Started Talent Think]
My grandfather was a very elegant individual. My father also. He was a lawyer and farmer in Cuba. In Miami, he had to go to work wherever he could. But whenever it was time to go out, you saw how they cared for how they looked.
[ Also Cared Could Cuba Elegant Farmer Father Go Grandfather Had How Individual Lawyer Looked Miami Out Saw Time Very Whenever Wherever Work]
When I was about 3, my grandfather used to give me and my sister a nickel to sit out on the front porch with him and sing songs.
[ Front Give Grandfather Him Nickel Out Porch Sing Sister Sit Songs Used]
Before my grandpa built his own church, we went to the neighboring town, and it was a white community. You know, up north, mostly middle European people and Indians, Chippewa Indians. We were welcome to that church, but once we got in, they didn't know what to do with us.
[ Before Built Church Community European Got Grandpa His Indians Know Middle Mostly Neighboring North Once Own Town Up Us Welcome Went Were White]
I used to love to play dress-up, where you get your mother's or your grandmother's dresses and high heels.
[ Dress-Up Dresses Get Grandmother Heels High Love Mother Play Used Where Your]
Ain't nothing but 10 grand. What's 10 grand to me?
[ Grand Nothing]
And yes, the Homesteaders, including my grandparents who left behind almost nothing, and arrived in Montana with nothing but the clothes on their back, high hopes, faith in God and dreaming of the future.
[ Almost Arrived Back Behind Clothes Dreaming Faith Future God Grandparents High Hopes Including Left Montana Nothing Their Yes]
However, as a parent, as a grandparent, as a former educator, I know that these practices alone when we are dealing with young children are insufficient. We will never control this rising epidemic without greater accountability from the food industry.
[ Accountability Alone Children Control Dealing Educator Epidemic Food Former Grandparent Greater However Industry Insufficient Know Never Parent Practices Rising These Will Without Young]
It is strange. I see all the privileges and greatness of the future. It already looks grand, beautiful. Tell them I went lovingly, trustfully, peacefully.
[ Already Beautiful Future Grand Greatness Looks Lovingly Peacefully Privileges See Strange Tell Them Went]
As a former teacher and a mother and grandmother, I know firsthand the importance of a quality education.
[ Education Firsthand Former Grandmother Importance Know Mother Quality Teacher]
No publisher in America improved a paper so quickly on so grand a scale, took a paper that was marginal in qualities and brought it to excellence as Otis Chandler did.
[ America Brought Chandler Did Excellence Grand Improved Marginal Otis Paper Publisher Qualities Quickly Scale Took]
Hollow commitments to action in the future are insufficient. Deferring difficult issues must not be tolerated. Our children and grandchildren expect us to speak and act decisively.
[ Act Action Children Commitments Decisively Deferring Difficult Expect Future Grandchildren Hollow Insufficient Issues Must Our Speak Tolerated Us]
I'm still raising kids myself, so I don't feel like a grandpa.
[ Feel Grandpa Kids Myself Raising Still]
I was literally the black sheep of the family, and there were definitely moments of discomfort while my grandmother was working through her racism.
[ Black Definitely Discomfort Family Grandmother Her Literally Moments Racism Sheep Through Were While Working]
This is not to say that the Scots are not fine people, but they were all sort of... well, my grandfather was a minister and sort of Protestant, and this was rather depressing to me.
[ Depressing Fine Grandfather Minister Protestant Rather Say Scots Sort Well Were]
The offers I get are for grandfathers, uncles - and they often die very quickly in the script.
[ Die Get Grandfathers Offers Often Quickly Script Uncles Very]
The vision of a nation formed from many different peoples bound together by a common love of freedom was staked out long before our lifetimes or even our parents' or grandparents' lifetimes.
[ Before Bound Common Different Even Formed Freedom Grandparents Lifetimes Long Love Many Nation Our Out Parents Peoples Staked Together Vision]
The grandest thing has been the lifting up of the gates and the opening of the doors to the women of America, giving liberty to twenty-seven million women, thus opening to them a new and larger life and a higher ideal.
[ America Been Doors Gates Giving Grandest Higher Ideal Larger Liberty Life Lifting Million New Opening Them Thing Thus Twenty-Seven Up Women]
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
[ Essentials Grand Happiness Hope Life Love Something Three]
I see the player piano as the grandfather of the computer, the ancestor of the entire nightmare we live in, the birth of the binary world where there is no option other than yes or no and where there is no refuge.
[ Ancestor Binary Birth Computer Entire Grandfather Live Nightmare Option Other Piano Player Refuge See Than Where World Yes]
I hardly expected the grand jury to sustain me, after they saw everything different from what it had been while I was there. Yet they did, and their report to the court advises all the changes made that I had proposed.
[ Advises After Been Changes Court Did Different Everything Expected Grand Had Hardly Jury Made Proposed Report Saw Sustain Their While Yet]
My grandmother was a teacher, my sister was a teacher, my daughter was a teacher and is now a superintendent in northern California, and my son-in-law is a high school principal. I am surrounded.
[ Am California Daughter Grandmother High Northern Now Principal School Sister Surrounded Teacher]
One day my wife went and saw the accountant and said she's pulling the plug. She said you guys are done. I said, how bad can it be? 10 grand? She said you're not even close. It came out to almost $50,000 in alcohol for two months.
[ Accountant Alcohol Almost Bad Came Close Day Done Even Grand Guys How Months Out Plug Pulling Said Saw She Two Went Wife]
My mother told me I was begging her to be an actor when I was four. My father and my grandfather saw at least one or two movies a week; they were film buffs, so I guess it just rubbed off on me. And now it's kind of become a way of life for me.
[ Actor Become Begging Father Film Four Grandfather Guess Her Just Kind Least Life Mother Movies Now Off Rubbed Saw Told Two Way Week Were]
At about 40, the roles started slowing down. I started getting offers to play mothers and grandmothers.
[ Down Getting Grandmothers Mothers Offers Play Roles Slowing Started]
I wish my mother had left me something about how she felt growing up. I wish my grandmother had done the same. I wanted my girls to know me. Mom
[ Done Felt Girls Grandmother Growing Had How Know Left Mother Same She Something Up Wanted Wish]
Youth is in a grand flush, like the hot days of ending summer; and pleasant dreams thrall your spirit, like the smoky atmosphere that bathes the landscape of an August day.
[ Atmosphere August Day Days Dreams Ending Flush Grand Hot Landscape Pleasant Smoky Spirit Summer Thrall Your Youth]
I've had lots of kids come up and ask for my autograph, I've had a grandmother stop me and ask me if I know a good place to buy underwear.
[ Ask Autograph Buy Come Good Grandmother Had Kids Know Lots Place Stop Underwear Up]
For so long people have just taken what I do for granted. It is not easy to do year-in, year-out, to win Grand Slams and be No. 1.
[ Easy Grand Granted Just Long Slams Taken Win]
What kind of crops do they raise in the towns? Only Grand Dukes, Bolsheviks and drunkards!
[ Crops Drunkards Dukes Grand Kind Only Raise Towns]
There are two other SLA members who have been granted immunity and then also, one of the SLA members had confessed to two other people, and those people, I'm sure, will be called as witnesses, as they were at the grand jury.
[ Also Been Called Confessed Grand Granted Had Immunity Jury Members Other Sure Then Those Two Were Will Witnesses]
I never saw my grandfather because he had died before I was born, but I have good memories of my grandmother and of how she could play the piano at the old house.
[ Because Before Born Could Died Good Grandfather Grandmother Had House How Memories Never Old Piano Play Saw She]
Ned made a tremendous rattling, at which Bullet took fright, broke his bridle, and dashed off in grand style; and would have stopped all farther negotiations by going home in disgust, had not a traveller arrested him and brought him back; but Kit did not move.
[ Arrested Back Bridle Broke Brought Bullet Dashed Did Disgust Farther Fright Going Grand Had Him His Home Kit Made Move Ned Negotiations Off Rattling Stopped Style Took Traveller Tremendous Which Would]
Many are ambitious of saying grand things, that is, of being grandiloquent.
[ Ambitious Being Grand Many Saying Things]
The question is, are we happy to suppose that our grandchildren may never be able to see an elephant except in a picture book?
[ Able Book Elephant Except Grandchildren Happy May Never Our Picture Question See Suppose]
If this Nation really wants to create an effective border security policy, we need to have a debate that includes a discussion about actual solutions to our problems, which means taking all of the political grandstanding and baiting out of the equation.
[ Actual Border Create Debate Discussion Effective Equation Includes Means Nation Need Our Out Policy Political Problems Really Security Solutions Taking Wants Which]
A garden is a grand teacher. It teaches patience and careful watchfulness; it teaches industry and thrift; above all it teaches entire trust.
[ Above Careful Entire Garden Grand Industry Patience Teacher Teaches Thrift Trust]
In the nineteenth century the more grandiose word inspiration began to replace the word idea in the arts.
[ Arts Began Century Grandiose Idea Inspiration More Nineteenth Replace Word]
The Greeks said grandly in their tragic phrase, 'Let no one be called happy till his death;' to which I would add, 'Let no one, till his death, be called unhappy.'
[ Add Called Death Grandly Greeks Happy His Phrase Said Their Till Tragic Unhappy Which Would]
We are each but a quarter note in a grand symphony.
[ Each Grand Note Quarter Symphony]
Sunrise offered a very beautiful spectacle; the water was quite unruffled, but the motion communicated by the tides was so great that, although there was not a breath of air stirring, the sea heaved slowly with a grand and majestic motion.
[ Air Although Beautiful Breath Communicated Grand Great Majestic Motion Offered Quite Sea Slowly Spectacle Stirring Sunrise Tides Very Water]
No, like I said, my dad was never really part of the tennis. His involvement around what I did with the tennis and with my mom and my grandparents was really not a part of my life.
[ Around Dad Did Grandparents His Involvement Life Mom Never Part Really Said Tennis]
With my support, the House of Representatives recently voted to permanently repeal the death tax so that family farms and businesses can be passed down to children and grandchildren.
[ Businesses Children Death Down Family Farms Grandchildren House Passed Permanently Recently Repeal Representatives Support Tax Voted]
I do not want our children and grandchildren to live in a world where everyday they fear some regional strongman with weapons of mass destruction. We need to send a message to these future would-be bullies: you will not be allowed to threaten the world.
[ Allowed Bullies Children Destruction Everyday Fear Future Grandchildren Live Mass Message Need Our Regional Send Some These Threaten Want Weapons Where Will World Would-Be]
I reluctantly left the series because a) my age. I'm 68 tomorrow and time is very precious for me to spend time at home with my family and especially with the grandchildren. They're aged 7 and 5. After three years I became homesick for my home.
[ After Age Aged Became Because Especially Family Grandchildren Home Homesick Left Precious Reluctantly Series Spend Three Time Tomorrow Very Years]
Grandfather, Great Spirit, once more behold me on earth and lean to hear my feeble voice.
[ Behold Earth Feeble Grandfather Great Hear Lean More Once Spirit Voice]
Just because someone's dead doesn't mean it's over. My grandfather died more than 25 years ago, but I still think of him a lot and smell his smell.
[ Ago Because Dead Died Grandfather Him His Just Lot Mean More Over Smell Someone Still Than Think Years]
In my grandfather's lab, scientists did independent research, and peers reviewed and commented on its merits. Politics, he taught me, had no place in the scientific process.
[ Commented Did Grandfather Had Independent Lab Merits Peers Place Politics Process Research Reviewed Scientific Scientists Taught]
I bought a house in the Hollywood Hills and brought my grandmother from Harlem to live in it with me.
[ Bought Brought Grandmother Harlem Hills Hollywood House Live]