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When I go to farms or little towns, I am always surprised at the discontent I find. And New York, too often, has looked across the sea toward Europe. And all of us who turn our eyes away from what we have are missing life.
[ Across Always Am Away Discontent Europe Eyes Farms Find Go Life Little Looked Missing New Often Our Sea Surprised Too Toward Towns Turn Us York]
I've been missing Japanese literature so much of late.
[ Been Japanese Late Literature Missing Much]
I'm there to make a kind of theatrical music that is desperately missing in my life. And if other people don't like it, I'm very unhappy, but I can't do anything about that.
[ Anything Desperately Kind Life Make Missing Music Other Theatrical Unhappy Very]
I never looked at the consequences of missing a big shot... when you think about the consequences you always think of a negative result.
[ Always Big Consequences Looked Missing Negative Never Result Shot Think]
You know what shows today are missing? Stars.
[ Know Missing Shows Stars Today]
I still have highs and lows, just like any other person. What's missing is the lack of control over the super highs, which became destructive, and the super lows, which are immediately destructive.
[ Any Became Control Destructive Highs Immediately Just Lack Lows Missing Other Over Person Still Super Which]
Now we're getting a whole generation of kids who have never had a football team in L.A., so they don't miss it and don't ask for it. It becomes self-perpetuating. They don't know what they're missing.
[ Ask Becomes Football Generation Getting Had Kids Know Miss Missing Never Now Team Whole]
I haven't reported my missing credit card to the police because whoever stole it is spending less than my wife.
[ Because Card Credit Haven Less Missing Police Reported Spending Stole Than Whoever Wife]
I remember being young in the 1960s... we had a great sense of the future, a great big hope. This is what is missing in the youth today. This being able to dream and to change the world.
[ Able Being Big Change Dream Future Great Had Hope Missing Remember Sense Today World Young Youth]
It's very hard to step into a job when people are just dismissing you as a pretty face, and saying you got your job only because your surname is McMahon.
[ Because Face Got Hard Into Job Just Mcmahon Only Pretty Saying Step Very Your]
These thieves defend themselves by saying, 'I was there all the time, and the officials missed me.' Favorite excuses for missing surveillance checkpoints: jacket covered the number took off the shirt with the number hidden in a crowd.
[ Covered Crowd Defend Excuses Favorite Hidden Jacket Missed Missing Number Off Officials Saying Shirt Surveillance Themselves These Thieves Time Took]
Reliable data on the outsourcing of American jobs is sorely missing from the debate on globalization.
[ American Data Debate Globalization Jobs Missing Outsourcing Reliable Sorely]
There's something missing in the music industry today... and it's music. Songs you hear don't last, it's just product fed to you by the industry.
[ Fed Hear Industry Just Last Missing Music Product Something Songs Today]
Four men are missing; R., Sorel and two emigrants. They set out this morning after buffalo, and have not yet made their appearance; whether killed or lost, we cannot tell.
[ After Appearance Buffalo Cannot Emigrants Four Killed Lost Made Men Missing Morning Out Set Tell Their Two Whether Yet]
They put chains on me; they chained my waist, my legs. Put me in the back of a squad car, and I literally blacked out. I didn't even - there's whole pieces missing.
[ Back Car Chained Chains Even Legs Literally Missing Out Pieces Put Squad Waist Whole]
Someone who thinks the world is always cheating him is right. He is missing that wonderful feeling of trust in someone or something. Trust
[ Always Cheating Feeling Him Missing Right Someone Something Thinks Trust Wonderful World]
I think that freshness and that innocence is something that is missing from a lot of female singers. I'm certainly not denying that I'm young, but I'm not fluff.
[ Certainly Denying Female Freshness Innocence Lot Missing Singers Something Think Young]
I can't find my car keys in the morning. Trying to get out of my house is a nightmare. "Where's my wallet? Where are my keys? I have to go find a missing person."
[ Car Find Get Go House Keys Missing Morning Nightmare Out Person Trying Wallet Where]
I'm missing a knuckle, it's crushed inside my hand at the moment.
[ Crushed Hand Inside Knuckle Missing Moment]
Playing "bop" is like playing Scrabble with all the vowels missing.
[ Missing Playing Scrabble Vowels]
I's taken me a great deal to get here. I don't plan on missing anything.
[ Anything Deal Get Great Here Missing Plan Taken]
So, do I think I'm missing something? I really don't, and I think that comes with age.
[ Age Comes Missing Really Something Think]
The genius of you Americans is that you never make clear-cut stupid moves, only complicated stupid moves which make the rest of us wonder at the possibility that we might be missing something.
[ Americans Clear-Cut Complicated Genius Make Might Missing Moves Never Only Possibility Rest Something Stupid Us Which Wonder]
There are moments when I can't believe I'm as old as I am. But I feel better physically than I did 10 years ago. I don't think, Oh God, I'm missing something.
[ Ago Am Believe Better Did Feel God Missing Moments Oh Old Physically Something Than Think Years]
There was a tremendous amount of disappointment in missing the World Cup finals in 1998, so they're getting excited about this one and I really think we could do well in the Far East.
[ Amount Could Cup Disappointment East Excited Far Finals Getting Missing Really Think Tremendous Well World]
What it missing, I think, is this notion of the common good.
[ Common Good Missing Notion Think]
While the United States has largely been missing in action from the diplomatic game, the European Union and Iran have been making progress at developing a formula that would lead to the suspension of Iran's nuclear enrichment program and the start of serious negotiations.
[ Action Been Developing Diplomatic Enrichment European Formula Game Iran Largely Lead Making Missing Negotiations Nuclear Program Progress Serious Start States Suspension Union United While Would]
I called the doctor, during writing the book, the psychiatrist who treated me at that time, Dr. Jackson. And I said, Dr. Jackson, whole pieces are missing. I don't understand what happened to me.
[ Book Called Doctor Dr During Happened Jackson Missing Pieces Psychiatrist Said Time Treated Understand Whole Writing]
That was a surprise. I just had wished that Wil Wheaton was there. He was missing from the last show and it would have been nice if everyone could have been there.
[ Been Could Everyone Had Just Last Missing Nice Show Surprise Wished Would]
Here, class attendance is expected and students are required to take notes, which they are tested on. What is missing, it seems to me, is the use of knowledge, the practical training.
[ Attendance Class Expected Here Knowledge Missing Notes Practical Required Seems Students Take Tested Training Use Which]
I see some some of these other guys, and they're wearing the hats and the jackets and saying the words and they're relating and they're picking. But there's something missing.
[ Guys Hats Jackets Missing Other Picking Relating Saying See Some Something These Wearing Words]
After a while in marriage, it doesn't work anymore. There is something missing, there is something wrong. There are few marriages that stay alive forever. We like something, and after a while, we hate what we used to love.
[ After Alive Anymore Few Forever Hate Love Marriage Marriages Missing Something Stay Used While Work Wrong]
The kids wait for it to be organized. They want to go play all of these tournaments, for a little practice time. I learned my skills by dropping the puck just with the kids. I think that's missing today.
[ Dropping Go Just Kids Learned Little Missing Organized Play Practice Puck Skills These Think Time Today Tournaments Wait Want]
That said, my kids are at home right now with my husband and I'm missing something important at my daughter's school which makes me feel sick inside. It's a lot of balance and a lot of really hard decision making.
[ Balance Daughter Decision Feel Hard Home Husband Important Inside Kids Lot Makes Making Missing Now Really Right Said School Sick Something Which]
Have you ever watched a crab on the shore crawling backward in search of the Atlantic Ocean, and missing? That's the way the mind of man operates.
[ Atlantic Backward Crab Crawling Ever Man Mind Missing Ocean Operates Search Shore Watched Way]
I went to the store and bought lady fingers, when I got home I noticed one of the fingers was missing so I went back to the store and the manager was nice enough to give me the finger.
[ Back Bought Enough Finger Fingers Give Got Home Lady Manager Missing Nice Noticed Store Went]
A careful inspection showed them that, even if they succeeded in righting it by themselves, the cart would travel no longer. The axles were in a hopeless state, and the missing wheel was shattered into pieces.
[ Careful Cart Even Hopeless Inspection Into Longer Missing Pieces Shattered Showed State Succeeded Them Themselves Travel Were Wheel Would]
If you don't think every day is a good day, just try missing one.
[ Day Every Good Just Missing Think Try]
Human and moral factors must always be considered. They must never be missing from policies and from public discussion.
[ Always Considered Discussion Factors Human Missing Moral Must Never Policies Public]
Beware of missing chances; otherwise it may be altogether too late some day.
[ Altogether Beware Chances Day Late May Missing Otherwise Some Too]
I began to believe the fairy tales: You know, how we're all out there looking for our magical missing half.
[ Began Believe Fairy Half How Know Looking Magical Missing Our Out Tales]
You can be the best person in the league but if you don't win championships, something's missing.
[ Best Championships League Missing Person Something Win]
I was approached by Oxfam to go to Mali as their ambassador and get involved in their various initiatives out there. But I felt that was missing the point of using me, a musician.
[ Ambassador Approached Felt Get Go Initiatives Involved Missing Musician Out Point Their Using Various]
So much of Jaws was amazing because the mind filled in what was missing.
[ Amazing Because Filled Jaws Mind Missing Much]
If Daryl stopped touring it would be a big part of him missing.
[ Big Him Missing Part Stopped Touring Would]
There is a major ingredient missing from our perception of how changes are brought about; that ingredient is power.
[ Brought Changes How Ingredient Major Missing Our Perception Power]
Get well cards have become so humorous that if you don't get sick you're missing half the fun. Humor
[ Become Cards Fun Get Half Humorous Missing Sick Well]
I always feel like I'm missing out on something, that someone is having more fun than I am, so I take measures to make sure that is impossible.
[ Always Am Feel Fun Having Impossible Make Measures Missing More Out Someone Something Sure Take Than]
The big missing part of the jig-saw is to get the assembly back up and running here in Northern Ireland, to get shared government back in business, that is my objective, and we await the IRA statement to see if this will trigger a new dawn.
[ Assembly Await Back Big Business Dawn Get Government Here Ira Ireland Missing New Northern Objective Part Running See Shared Statement Trigger Up Will]
I'm certainly not sorry that there were some things I missed. You may think you're missing something at that time but later when you look at it, you didn't miss anything.
[ Anything Certainly Later Look May Miss Missed Missing Some Something Sorry Things Think Time Were]
But to me what seems to be missing in a lot of portfolios is Cartooning.
[ Cartooning Lot Missing Portfolios Seems]
What a mysterious thing madness is. I have watched patients whose lips are forever sealed in a perpetual silence. They live, breathe, eat; the human form is there, but that something, which the body can live without, but which cannot exist without the body, was missing.
[ Body Breathe Cannot Eat Exist Forever Form Human Lips Live Madness Missing Mysterious Patients Perpetual Sealed Silence Something Thing Watched Which Whose Without]
He's sharp, he can score and he doesn't worry about missing.
[ Missing Score Sharp Worry]
The Bermuda Triangle got tired of warm weather. It moved to Alaska. Now Santa Claus is missing.
[ Alaska Claus Got Missing Moved Now Santa Tired Triangle Warm Weather]
When you were riding on the crest of a wave, youwere most likely to be missing out on something.
[ Crest Likely Missing Most Out Riding Something Wave Were]
Literature is the expression of a feeling of deprivation, a recourse against a sense of something missing. But the contrary is also true: language is what makes us human. It is a recourse against the meaningless noise and silence of nature and history.
[ Against Also Contrary Deprivation Expression Feeling History Human Language Literature Makes Meaningless Missing Nature Noise Recourse Sense Silence Something True Us]
That's what we're missing. We're missing argument. We're missing debate. We're missing colloquy. We're missing all sorts of things. Instead, we're accepting.
[ Accepting Argument Debate Instead Missing Sorts Things]
Sometimes I'll be playing along and find I'm missing the strings. I'll worry about it for days until I notice that the pick has worn down to half its size.
[ Along Days Down Find Half Missing Notice Pick Playing Size Sometimes Strings Until Worn Worry]
An autobiography is an obituary in serial form with the last installment missing.
[ Autobiography Form Installment Last Missing Obituary Serial]
For me, Los Angeles, New York, where I don't know my neighbors, where people don't necessarily care if they know their neighbors, I'm missing things that truly fed my soul when I was younger, the exchanges between people, the caring and the shared history with people.
[ Angeles Between Care Caring Exchanges Fed History Know Los Missing Necessarily Neighbors New Shared Soul Their Things Truly Where York Younger]
Sometimes, only one person is missing, and the whole world seems depopulated.
[ Missing Only Person Seems Sometimes Whole World]
There is no tragedy in missing a putt, no matter how short. All have erred in this respect.
[ Erred How Matter Missing Putt Respect Short Tragedy]
If you think nobody cares if you're alive, try missing a couple of car payments.
[ Alive Car Cares Couple Missing Nobody Payments Think Try]
One missing child is one too many.
[ Child Many Missing Too]
I have found the missing link between the higher ape and civilized man; it is we.
[ Ape Between Civilized Found Higher Link Man Missing]
The advantage is I have my family with me all the time. When your daughter takes her first steps or says her first words and your son is going through potty training, I'm not missing any of those things.
[ Advantage Any Daughter Family First Going Her Missing Potty Says Son Steps Takes Things Those Through Time Training Words Your]
We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop.
[ Because Doing Drop Feel Just Less Missing Ocean Ourselves Would]
Because of my age and because there's more work on the small screen. What it's missing in quality it makes up for in quantity. From an actor's selfish point of view.
[ Actor Age Because Makes Missing More Point Quality Quantity Screen Selfish Small Up View Work]
What we are missing over here is the life of soccer.
[ Here Life Missing Over Soccer]
Obviously if Gates turns out missing the first game because of this, that's disappointing for everyone in this locker room because he is big part of our team and we don't want to see that happen.
[ Because Big Disappointing Everyone First Game Gates Happen Locker Missing Obviously Our Out Part Room See Team Turns Want]
God isn't dead - he's just missing in action.
[ Action Dead God Just Missing]
I would have thought he would be there out of just plain curiosity. It was incredible that he was missing.
[ Curiosity Incredible Just Missing Out Plain Thought Would]
If you don't have it in your part, leave it out, because there is enough missing already.
[ Already Because Enough Leave Missing Out Part Your]
The Foxhall jaw has now been missing for many years.
[ Been Jaw Many Missing Now Years]
Anyone who says he can see through women is missing a lot. Funny
[ Anyone Lot Missing Says See Through Women]
I just had a baby. I'm not going to work unless it's something really special and meaningful, because I can't imagine missing all that time with my daughter.
[ Baby Because Daughter Going Had Imagine Just Meaningful Missing Really Something Special Time Unless Work]
Don't be afraid of missing opportunities. Behind every failure is an opportunity somebody wishes they had missed.
[ Afraid Behind Every Failure Had Missed Missing Opportunities Opportunity Somebody Wishes]
Sometimes one of us might be missing because we might be away or something, but there's always four or five.
[ Always Away Because Five Four Might Missing Something Sometimes Us]
If you run an Internet search on Vietnam and the war, most of the information you get begins at about 1962. I think this is telling. It is missing the whole period that led up to the reasons the war happened in the first place.
[ Begins First Get Happened Information Internet Led Missing Most Period Place Reasons Run Search Telling Think Up Vietnam War Whole]
Bush may be a strong leader in the war on terrorism, but on budget deficits he is missing-in-action.
[ Budget Bush Deficits Leader May Strong Terrorism War]
I do not support raising the minimum wage, and the reason is as follows. When the minimum wage is raised, workers are priced out of the market. That is the economic reality that seems, at least so far, to be missing from this discussion.
[ Discussion Economic Far Follows Least Market Minimum Missing Out Priced Raised Raising Reality Reason Seems Support Wage Workers]
Aside from a handful of guys boxing is missing the good trainers, that's why our sport is so in the air now because we don't have people who have the capability to not only train fighters but also train and create decent respectable citizens of the world.
[ Air Also Aside Because Boxing Capability Citizens Create Decent Fighters Good Guys Handful Missing Now Only Our Respectable Sport Train Trainers Why World]
I state for the record that I have never sought funds from any POW family, nor led them to believe in any way that we were going on a mission to rescue their specific missing loved one.
[ Any Believe Family Funds Going Led Loved Missing Mission Never Nor Pow Record Rescue Sought Specific State Their Them Way Were]
Even before my audition, there were several pages missing from my script because those bits were so unbelievably secret not even I was allowed to see them.
[ Allowed Audition Because Before Bits Even Missing Pages Script Secret See Several Them Those Unbelievably Were]
I don't like political poetry, and I don't write it. If this question was pointing towards that, I think it is missing the point of the American tradition, which is always apolitical, even when the poetry comes out of politically active writers.
[ Active Always American Apolitical Comes Even Missing Out Poetry Point Pointing Political Politically Question Think Towards Tradition Which Write Writers]
I started 20 years without missing a race and ESPN started broadcasting on the air waves.
[ Air Broadcasting Espn Missing Race Started Waves Without Years]
Love is when he gives you a piece of your soul, that you never knew was missing.
[ Gives Knew Love Missing Never Piece Soul Your]
In my hand luggage I always have my camera, iPod, make-up bag, tooth brush, cleansing products, clean underwear, socks and a change of clothes in case anything goes missing at the other end - and of course my passport.
[ Always Anything Bag Brush Camera Case Change Clean Cleansing Clothes Course End Goes Hand Ipod Luggage Make-Up Missing Other Passport Products Socks Tooth Underwear]
I think a lot of the time these days people are so concerned about having the right camera and the right film and the right lenses and all the special effects that go along with it, even the computer, that they're missing the key element.
[ Along Camera Computer Concerned Days Effects Element Even Film Go Having Key Lenses Lot Missing Right Special These Think Time]
Beware the politically obsessed. They are often bright and interesting, but they have something missing in their natures; there is a hole, an empty place, and they use politics to fill it up. It leaves them somehow misshapen.
[ Beware Bright Empty Fill Hole Interesting Leaves Misshapen Missing Natures Obsessed Often Place Politically Politics Somehow Something Their Them Up Use]
Bill Astor knew these papers were missing. Stephen showed his hand in October.
[ Bill Hand His Knew Missing October Papers Showed Stephen These Were]
In an age of specialization people are proud to be able to do one thing well, but if that is all they know about, they are missing out on much else life has to offer.
[ Able Age Else Know Life Missing Much Offer Out Proud Specialization Thing Well]
There are far more important things in life than making a putt or missing a putt or winning a championship or losing a championship.
[ Championship Far Important Life Losing Making Missing More Putt Than Things Winning]
The economic piece is still missing, since it's so hard to attract industry to reservations, but spiritually and educationally, they're doing just fine. Each tribe has a community college now, and they teach the language, they teach the traditions.
[ Attract College Community Doing Each Economic Educationally Fine Hard Industry Just Language Missing Now Piece Reservations Since Spiritually Still Teach Traditions Tribe]
If there are four equations and only three variables, and no one of the equations is derivable from the others by algebraic manipulation then there is another variable missing.
[ Another Equations Four Manipulation Missing Only Others Then Three Variable Variables]
But I just felt at one point that I was on a hamster wheel, you know? Just doing movie after movie and thinking so much about career related things and I think missing out on hanging with my friends and family as much I needed to.
[ After Career Doing Family Felt Friends Hanging Just Know Missing Movie Much Needed Out Point Related Things Think Thinking Wheel]
Look for what's missing. Many advisors can tell a President how to improve what's proposed or what's gone amiss. Few are able to see what isn't there.
[ Able Advisors Amiss Few Gone How Improve Look Many Missing President Proposed See Tell]
If I had nine of my fingers missing I wouldn't type any slower.
[ Any Fingers Had Missing Nine Slower Type]
And religion causes most of the problems, war, and economics of course, and study your history or you're going to repeat it; and if you're burning a Harry Potter book you need some serious counseling, you don't get it, you're missing the whole point.
[ Book Burning Causes Counseling Course Economics Get Going Harry History Missing Most Need Point Potter Problems Religion Repeat Serious Some Study War Whole Your]
Missing Persons was based in Los Angeles.
[ Angeles Based Los Missing Persons]
I experienced a lot, and achieved nearly everything I wanted. I can enjoy that today. Go to bed at nine in the evening, because my child wakes up around seven, without having the feeling that I missed or are missing something.
[ Achieved Around Because Bed Child Enjoy Evening Everything Experienced Feeling Go Having Lot Missed Missing Nearly Nine Seven Something Today Up Wakes Wanted Without]
We'll have all the same players... We'll be missing one, actually.
[ Actually Missing Players Same]
If you have love in your life, it can make up for a great many things that are missing. If you don't have love in your life, no matter what else there is, it's not enough.
[ Else Enough Great Life Love Make Many Matter Missing Things Up Your]
From cell phones to computers, quality is improving and costs are shrinking as companies fight to offer the public the best product at the best price. But this philosophy is sadly missing from our health-care insurance system.
[ Best Cell Companies Computers Costs Fight Health-Care Improving Insurance Missing Offer Our Philosophy Phones Price Product Public Quality Sadly Shrinking System]
You can't recover memories of a missing event. That's a fallacy.
[ Event Fallacy Memories Missing Recover]
But maybe it's up in the hills under the leaves or in a ditch somewhere. Maybe it's never found. But what you find, whatever you find, is always only part of the missing, and writing is the way the poet finds out what it is he found.
[ Always Ditch Find Finds Found Hills Leaves Maybe Missing Never Only Out Part Poet Somewhere Under Up Way Whatever Writing]
It didn't matter what we did or where we did it as long as we were together. We knew we'd found what most people either pursue in years of futile search or dismiss as a fantasy at the outset: the missing half of ourselves. The real thing.
[ Did Dismiss Either Fantasy Found Futile Half Knew Long Matter Missing Most Ourselves Outset Pursue Real Search Thing Together Were Where Years]
I used to go missing a lot... Miss Canada, Miss United Kingdom, Miss World.
[ Canada Go Kingdom Lot Miss Missing United Used World]
Conducting, I tried it once off the cuff, and quickly realized there were subtle aspects that I was missing. There is a lot more to it that I was able to grasp simply by watching conductors.
[ Able Aspects Conducting Conductors Grasp Lot Missing More Off Once Quickly Realized Simply Subtle Tried Watching Were]
If we notice a few errors in the work of a proven master, we may and even will often be correct; if we believe, however, that he is completely and utterly mistaken, we are in danger of missing his entire concept.
[ Believe Completely Concept Correct Danger Entire Errors Even Few His However Master May Missing Mistaken Notice Often Proven Utterly Will Work]
The rules are learnt in order to be broken, but if you don't know them, then something is missing.
[ Broken Know Learnt Missing Order Rules Something Them Then]
If you don't get on the field and play then you will be missing out.
[ Field Get Missing Out Play Then Will]
I think the reason I don't read is because, when I'm reading, I feel like I'm missing out on something else. You know, What are my friends doing? Where's my girlfriend?
[ Because Doing Else Feel Friends Girlfriend Know Missing Out Read Reading Reason Something Think Where]
The Parthenon without the marbles is like a smile with a tooth missing.
[ Marbles Missing Smile Tooth Without]
Why do we pigeonhole and label an artist? It is a sure way of missing the important, the contradictory, the things that make him or her unique.
[ Artist Contradictory Her Him Important Label Make Missing Pigeonhole Sure Things Unique Way Why]
What we are missing, utterly and completely, in this government is accountability.
[ Accountability Completely Government Missing Utterly]
When archaeologists discover the missing arms of Venus de Milo, they will find she was wearing boxing gloves.
[ Archaeologists Arms Boxing De Discover Find Gloves Milo Missing She Venus Wearing Will]
So okay, I accepted, and I realized while working for that concert that I'd been missing something very important and vital to me, and that something was music.
[ Accepted Been Concert Important Missing Music Okay Realized Something Very Vital While Working]
The computer can't tell you the emotional story. It can give you the exact mathematical design, but what's missing is the eyebrows.
[ Computer Design Emotional Exact Eyebrows Give Mathematical Missing Story Tell]