Authors that match 'rather'.

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Dan Rather American Journalist (1931-)

Quotations that match 'rather'.

Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong. Democritus
[ Desire Good Means Merely Rather Wrong]
Blanche is written with a terrible authority, the authority that comes from artistic necessity when the writer is compelled to write by his demon, rather than by his agent or promoter. Paul Bailey
[ Agent Artistic Authority Blanche Comes Compelled Demon His Necessity Promoter Rather Terrible Than Write Writer Written]
We have no general conceptual thrust for the band, other than trying to make music that keeps our interest. When things are novel, they are probably things we have discovered by accident or investigation rather than by design. Steve Albini
[ Accident Band Conceptual Design Discovered General Interest Investigation Keeps Make Music Novel Other Our Probably Rather Than Things Thrust Trying]
How wrong it is for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself. Anais Nin
[ Build Create Expect Herself How Man Rather She Than Wants Woman World Wrong]
We always have hoped that American diplomacy deploys itself in dialogue and persuasion rather than by ultimatums. That is the path we want in international relations. Mahmoud Abbas
[ Always American Dialogue Diplomacy Hoped International Itself Path Persuasion Rather Relations Than Ultimatums Want]
I know that we shall meet problems along the way, but I'd far rather see for myself what's going on in the world outside, than rely on newspapers, television, politicians and religious leaders to tell me what I should be thinking. Michael Palin
[ Along Far Going Know Leaders Meet Myself Newspapers Outside Politicians Problems Rather Religious Rely See Shall Should Television Tell Than Thinking Way World]
The fact that the Arctic, more than any other populated region of the world, requires the collaboration of so many disciplines and points of view to be understood at all, is a benefit rather than a burden. Bruce Jackson
[ Any Arctic Benefit Burden Collaboration Disciplines Fact Many More Other Points Populated Rather Region Requires Than Understood View World]
I'd rather not be known as the Vice President's lesbian daughter. Mary Cheney
[ Daughter Known Lesbian President Rather Vice]
In the same period, Polish literature also underwent some significant changes. From social-political literature, which had a great tradition and strong motivation to be that way, Polish literature changed its focus to a psychological rather than a social one. Andrzej Wajda
[ Also Changed Changes Focus Great Had Literature Motivation Period Polish Psychological Rather Same Significant Social Some Strong Than Tradition Underwent Way Which]
In my mind, it is certainly much nicer to end on a high note rather than on a Stout Pig. Dave Blood
[ Certainly End High Mind Much Nicer Note Pig Rather Stout Than]
Idleness does drive me crazy, but I'd rather read or write than do anything just to work. A kind of respect has been instilled in me for acting: I love it too much to ever have a bad relationship with it. Karen Allen
[ Acting Anything Bad Been Crazy Does Drive Ever Idleness Instilled Just Kind Love Much Rather Read Relationship Respect Than Too Work Write]
Although it hath pleased God to hasten my death by you, by whom my life should rather have been lengthened, yet can I patiently take it, that I yield God more hearty thanks for shortening my woeful days. Jane Grey
[ Although Been Days Death God Hasten Hath Hearty Lengthened Life More Patiently Pleased Rather Should Take Thanks Whom Woeful Yet Yield]
I like what I'm doing. Today at 88, I wouldn't think of quitting because I can't think of anything else I would rather do. And now with my lectures on all the charitable things that I do, just as you do, I think that what I'm doing matters. Art Linkletter
[ Anything Because Charitable Doing Else Just Lectures Matters Now Quitting Rather Things Think Today Would]
Me, I'd prefer to have a good reputation rather than getting press for being scandalous, getting drunk in public, staying out late and so on. Sophia Bush
[ Being Drunk Getting Good Late Out Prefer Press Public Rather Reputation Scandalous Staying Than]
I would rather do twenty TV series than go through what I went through under that Rank contract I signed a few years ago for which I blame no one but myself. Patrick McGoohan
[ Ago Blame Contract Few Go Myself Rank Rather Series Signed Than Through Tv Twenty Under Went Which Would Years]
Ideology and communication more often than not run into each other rather than complement each other. Principle and communication work together. Ideology and communication often work apart. Frank Luntz
[ Apart Communication Complement Each Ideology Into More Often Other Principle Rather Run Than Together Work]
I would rather discover one true cause than gain the kingdom of Persia. Democritus
[ Cause Discover Gain Kingdom Persia Rather Than True Would]
Does not the very word 'creative' mean to build, to initiate, to give out, to act - rather than to be acted upon, to be subjective? Living photography is positive in its approach, it sings a song of life - not death. Berenice Abbott
[ Act Acted Approach Build Creative Death Does Give Initiate Life Living Mean Out Photography Positive Rather Sings Song Subjective Than Upon Very Word]
I was always cutting dialogue out when we were rehearsing, and when I produced movies, too. I felt that people don't say things in life - they act, they do things. I always wanted my characters doing, rather than saying what they were doing - which was redundant. Donna Mills
[ Act Always Characters Cutting Dialogue Doing Felt Life Movies Out Produced Rather Redundant Rehearsing Say Saying Than Things Too Wanted Were Which]
The first thing that stuck in the minds of the disciples was not the empty tomb, but rather the empty grave clothes - undisturbed in form and position. Josh McDowell
[ Clothes Disciples Empty First Form Grave Minds Position Rather Stuck Thing Tomb Undisturbed]
Were this not Texas, were there not a state where there were no protections at all and where the law was clear on that, I think CBS and Mary Mapes and Dan Rather and all of us had a very good chance of winning. So this is an ongoing battle about an issue of principle. Floyd Abrams
[ Battle Cbs Chance Clear Dan Good Had Issue Law Mary Ongoing Principle Protections Rather State Texas Think Us Very Were Where Winning]
I believe that we have been doing this not primarily to achieve riches or even honour, but rather because we were interested in the work, enjoyed doing it and felt very strongly that it was worthwhile. Frederick Sanger
[ Achieve Because Been Believe Doing Enjoyed Even Felt Honour Interested Primarily Rather Riches Strongly Very Were Work Worthwhile]
I have also just finished three weeks on a soap opera in England. The soap opera is a rather famous one called Crossroads. It was first on television 25 years ago, and it has recently been brought back. I play the part of a businessman called David Wheeler. Jeremy Bulloch
[ Ago Also Back Been Brought Businessman Called Crossroads David England Famous Finished First Just Opera Part Play Rather Recently Soap Television Three Weeks Years]
They want to create rather than decimate. Paul Butterfield
[ Create Rather Than Want]
I would rather not know about how one gets parts in movies these days. Christopher Plummer
[ Days Gets How Know Movies Parts Rather These Would]
If you want to maintain a sustainable supply of fish you have to farm the fish, rather than mine them. So putting your money into fishing fleets that are going to exacerbate the problem by over-fishing is not the way to preserve the underlying asset. Maurice Strong
[ Asset Exacerbate Farm Fish Fishing Fleets Going Into Maintain Mine Money Preserve Problem Putting Rather Supply Sustainable Than Them Underlying Want Way Your]
You didn't just pay lip service to the goal of overcoming the division of Europe and Germany... Rather, you put yourself at the forefront of those who encouraged us on the way to unity. Helmut Kohl
[ Division Encouraged Europe Forefront Germany Goal Just Lip Overcoming Pay Put Rather Service Those Unity Us Way Yourself]
I like to think that my finest hour is still ahead of me, so I can look forward rather than look backward. Jim Coleman
[ Ahead Backward Finest Forward Hour Look Rather Still Than Think]
I'd rather fight 100 structure fires than a wildfire. With a structure fire you know where your flames are, but in the woods it can move anywhere; it can come right up behind you. Tom Watson
[ Anywhere Behind Come Fight Fire Fires Flames Know Move Rather Right Structure Than Up Where Wildfire Woods Your]
The First Law of Journalism: to confirm existing prejudice, rather than contradict it. Alexander Cockburn
[ Confirm Contradict Existing First Journalism Law Prejudice Rather Than]
I never quite envisioned myself a proper doctor under that white coat, but I was interested in the idea of healing and in the psychological dimension rather early on. Robert Jay Lifton
[ Coat Dimension Doctor Early Envisioned Healing Idea Interested Myself Never Proper Psychological Quite Rather Under White]
A picture must possess a real power to generate light and for a long time now I've been conscious of expressing myself through light or rather in light. Henri Matisse
[ Been Conscious Expressing Generate Light Long Must Myself Now Picture Possess Power Rather Real Through Time]
In 2001, Congress passed much needed tax relief to allow Americans to keep more of their hard earned money and spend it as they see fit - rather than how the federal government sees fit. Doc Hastings
[ Allow Americans Congress Earned Federal Fit Government Hard How Keep Money More Much Needed Passed Rather Relief See Sees Spend Tax Than Their]
I would much rather be a better mother or better human being than I would be a singer. Fortunately for me singing makes me a living. Tanya Tucker
[ Being Better Fortunately Human Living Makes Mother Much Rather Singer Singing Than Would]
The real goal should be reduced government spending, rather than balanced budgets achieved by ever rising tax rates to cover ever rising spending. Thomas Sowell
[ Achieved Balanced Budgets Cover Ever Goal Government Rates Rather Real Reduced Rising Should Spending Tax Than]
A collection makes its own demands. Many artists have been collectors. I think of it rather as an illness. I felt it was using up too much energy. Howard Hodgkin
[ Artists Been Collection Collectors Demands Energy Felt Illness Makes Many Much Own Rather Think Too Up Using]
The burden of originality is one that most people don't want to accept. They'd rather sit in front of the TV and let that tell them what they're supposed to like, what they're supposed to buy, and what they're supposed to laugh at. Marilyn Manson
[ Accept Burden Buy Front Laugh Most Originality Rather Sit Supposed Tell Them Tv Want]
The stones tear like flesh, rather than breaking. Although what happens is violent, it is a violence that is in stone. A tear is more unnerving than a break. Andy Goldsworthy
[ Although Break Breaking Flesh Happens More Rather Stone Stones Tear Than Unnerving Violence Violent]
America is rather like life. You can usually find in it what you look for. It will probably be interesting, and it is sure to be large. E. M. Forster
[ America Find Interesting Large Life Look Probably Rather Sure Usually Will]
It's hard to find a play that's right for me to do. Rather than waiting around for the right script to come along, I decided to write one myself. Dan Castellaneta
[ Along Around Come Decided Find Hard Myself Play Rather Right Script Than Waiting Write]
I also think it was important for me and Freddie to be able to have a lot of time to share our lives at the beginning of our marriage rather than my coming home at 9 or 10 at night from the set. Things have really worked out for the best for both of us. Sarah Michelle Gellar
[ Able Also Beginning Best Both Coming Freddie Home Important Lives Lot Marriage Night Our Out Rather Really Set Share Than Things Think Time Us Worked]
It does not require a majority to prevail, but rather an irate, tireless minority keen to set brush fires in people's minds. Samuel Adams
[ Brush Does Fires Irate Keen Majority Minds Minority Prevail Rather Require Set Tireless]
And getting married this autumn was certainly an additional incentive to spend rather more time in England. Jill Dando
[ Additional Autumn Certainly England Getting Incentive Married More Rather Spend Time]
The definition of a good mathematical problem is the mathematics it generates rather than the problem itself. Andrew Wiles
[ Definition Generates Good Itself Mathematical Mathematics Problem Rather Than]
Homer was able to give us no information relating to the truth, for he wrote of human rather than divine things. Lactantius
[ Able Divine Give Homer Human Information Rather Relating Than Things Truth Us Wrote]
We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future. Tony Robbins
[ Act Beings Determine Events Future How Internal Interpret Lead Lives Matter Most Only Ourselves Planet Rather Rich Such Think Those Us Will]
With a great poet the sense of Beauty overcomes every other consideration, or rather obliterates all consideration. John Keats
[ Beauty Consideration Every Great Other Overcomes Poet Rather Sense]
The aim of all commentary on art now should be to make works of art - and, by analogy, our own experience - more, rather than less, real to us. The function of criticism should be to show how it is what it is, even that it is what it is, rather than to show what it means. Susan Sontag
[ Aim Analogy Art Commentary Criticism Even Experience Function How Less Make Means More Now Our Own Rather Real Should Show Than Us Works]
It is people who are the objects of globalization and at the same time its subjects. What also follows logically from this is that globalization is not a law of nature, but rather a process set in train by people. Tarja Halonen
[ Also Follows Globalization Law Logically Nature Objects Process Rather Same Set Subjects Time Train]
I believe the only measure of government response shouldn't be how much we spend on a situation, but rather how well we spend. Chris Chocola
[ Believe Government How Measure Much Only Rather Response Situation Spend Well]
A government full of Democrats would rather have you be a Republican, and a government full of Republicans would rather have you be a Democrat, than have you oppose both. Brian Celio
[ Both Democrat Democrats Full Government Oppose Rather Republican Republicans Than Would]
I believe I would rather have Stieglitz like something - anything I had done - than anyone else I know. Georgia O'Keeffe
[ Anyone Anything Believe Done Else Had Know Rather Something Than Would]
I would rather be having a burger and beers with my mates but I can't do that when I know I've got to dance. Michael Flatley
[ Beers Burger Dance Got Having Know Mates Rather Would]
Here we have a situation where a defendant in a case agrees to an interview with Dan Rather. It happened to be not confidential. But it was an interview with Dan Rather. Floyd Abrams
[ Agrees Case Confidential Dan Defendant Happened Here Interview Rather Situation Where]
Do you want Columbus to go across the ocean, or do you want to put a message in a bottle and hope that it lands somewhere? I'd rather have actual people be there. Whether they look like Americans or like the inhabitants of some other country, depends on who has the most drive. Kevin J. Anderson
[ Across Actual Americans Bottle Columbus Country Depends Drive Go Hope Inhabitants Lands Look Message Most Ocean Other Put Rather Some Somewhere Want Whether]
The true delight is in the finding out rather than in the knowing. Isaac Asimov
[ Delight Finding Knowing Out Rather Than True]
As the unity of the modern world becomes increasingly a technological rather than a social affair, the techniques of the arts provide the most valuable means of insight into the real direction of our own collective purposes. Marshall McLuhan
[ Affair Arts Becomes Collective Direction Increasingly Insight Into Means Modern Most Our Own Provide Purposes Rather Real Social Techniques Technological Than Unity Valuable World]
I think they'd rather us follow our hearts and I hope that's what some people will understand. Fred Durst
[ Follow Hearts Hope Our Rather Some Think Understand Us Will]
If, on occasion, the knowledge brought by science leads to an unhappy end, this is not to the discredit of science but is rather an indication of an imperfect ability to use wisely the gifts placed within our hands. Polykarp Kusch
[ Ability Brought Discredit End Gifts Hands Imperfect Indication Knowledge Leads Occasion Our Placed Rather Science Unhappy Use Wisely Within]
It takes time and energy, and if I'm working, then I'd rather flop in front of the telly than put on a tiny dress and work out how to get myself to God knows where. I mean, lazy some would call it. Daisy Donovan
[ Call Dress Energy Flop Front Get God How Knows Lazy Mean Myself Out Put Rather Some Takes Telly Than Then Time Tiny Where Work Working Would]
I believe that painting should come through the avenues of meditation rather than the canals of action. Mark Tobey
[ Action Avenues Believe Canals Come Meditation Painting Rather Should Than Through]
The aspect of congresses and such meetings generally to which I attach the greatest importance is the discussion. That is why people assemble: to hear different opinions, rather than to pass resolutions. Fredrik Bajer
[ Aspect Assemble Attach Congresses Different Discussion Generally Greatest Hear Importance Meetings Opinions Pass Rather Resolutions Such Than Which Why]
True popularity comes from acts of kindness rather than acts of stupidity. Bo Bennett
[ Acts Comes Kindness Popularity Rather Stupidity Than True]
No one gets angry at a mathematician or a physicist whom he or she doesn't understand, or at someone who speaks a foreign language, but rather at someone who tampers with your own language. Jacques Derrida
[ Angry Foreign Gets Language Mathematician Own Physicist Rather She Someone Speaks Understand Whom Your]
But even gold is not everything: and only a fanatic, and a rather foolish fanatic, would say that this style of fiction summed up and exhausted all the good that fiction could give and do. George Saintsbury
[ Could Even Everything Exhausted Fanatic Fiction Foolish Give Gold Good Only Rather Say Style Summed Up Would]
When I'm ready to make a photograph, I think I quite obviously see in my minds eye something that is not literally there in the true meaning of the word. I'm interested in something which is built up from within, rather than just extracted from without. Ansel Adams
[ Built Extracted Eye Interested Just Literally Make Meaning Minds Obviously Photograph Quite Rather Ready See Something Than Think True Up Which Within Without Word]
Superstitions are habits rather than beliefs. Marlene Dietrich
[ Beliefs Habits Rather Superstitions Than]
Where we have the choice between putting a dollar against those that are going to advance horizontal integration and those that are going to sustain current capability, we'd rather put them against the horizontal integration activity. Stephen Cambone
[ Activity Advance Against Between Capability Choice Current Dollar Going Horizontal Integration Put Putting Rather Sustain Them Those Where]
Success is not a place at which one arrives but rather the spirit with which one undertakes and continues the journey. Alex Noble
[ Arrives Continues Journey Place Rather Spirit Success Undertakes Which]
Men are distinguished from women by their commitment to do violence rather than to be victimized by it. Andrea Dworkin
[ Commitment Distinguished Men Rather Than Their Victimized Violence Women]
I have never sung a whole song on my own before and I am not the best dancer in the world, but I would rather try and fall than not not try at all. Geri Halliwell
[ Am Before Best Dancer Fall Never Own Rather Song Sung Than Try Whole World Would]
Your children will see what you're all about by what you live rather than what you say. Wayne Dyer
[ Children Live Rather Say See Than Will Your]
One of the many problems with the American left has been its image as something rather too solemn, mirthless, herbivorous, dull, monochrome, righteous, and boring. Christopher Hitchens
[ American Been Boring Dull Image Left Many Problems Rather Righteous Solemn Something Too]
I would rather be adorned by beauty of character than jewels. Jewels are the gift of fortune, while character comes from within. Titus Maccius Plautus
[ Adorned Beauty Character Comes Fortune Gift Jewels Rather Than While Within Would]
On the whole, I'd rather be in Philidelphia. W. C. Fields
[ Rather Whole]
What I'm thinking about more and more these days is simply the importance of transparency, and Jefferson's saying that he'd rather have a free press without a government than a government without a free press. Esther Dyson
[ Days Free Government Importance Jefferson More Press Rather Saying Simply Than These Thinking Transparency Without]
Due to the political nature of film, partisan film making, especially where the subject is close to the film makers hart, tend to be the norm, rather than the exception. Ben Edwards
[ Close Due Especially Exception Film Hart Makers Making Nature Norm Partisan Political Rather Subject Tend Than Where]
I'd rather not pinpoint my mistakes. Ally Sheedy
[ Mistakes Pinpoint Rather]
I would rather exercise than read a newspaper. Kim Alexis Fitness
[ Exercise Newspaper Rather Read Than Would]
The equation of religion with belief is rather recent. Arnold J. Toynbee
[ Belief Equation Rather Recent Religion]
A true critic ought to dwell upon excellencies rather than imperfections, to discover the concealed beauties of a writer, and communicate to the world such things as are worth their observation. Joseph Addison
[ Beauties Communicate Concealed Critic Discover Dwell Excellencies Imperfections Observation Ought Rather Such Than Their Things True Upon World Worth Writer]
I would find myself backing away from all of the "isms," all of the communities. I have always been able to be misused by every community But that is OK. I would rather be misused than neglected. Anthony Braxton
[ Able Always Away Backing Been Communities Community Every Find Misused Myself Neglected Ok Rather Than Would]
The Black skin is not a badge of shame, but rather a glorious symbol of national greatness. Marcus Garvey
[ Badge Black Glorious Greatness National Rather Shame Skin Symbol]
I think space will be conquered through the mind rather than the clumsy medium of space travel. Patrick Troughton
[ Clumsy Conquered Medium Mind Rather Space Than Think Through Travel Will]
A woman would rather visit her own grave than the place where she has been young and beautiful after she is aged and ugly. Thomas Hardy
[ After Aged Beautiful Been Grave Her Own Place Rather She Than Ugly Visit Where Woman Would Young]
In the silence of night I have often wished for just a few words of love from one man, rather than the applause of thousands of people. Judy Garland
[ Applause Few Just Love Man Night Often Rather Silence Than Thousands Wished Words]
And learn that when you do make a mistake, you'll surface that mistake so you can get it corrected, rather than trying to hide it and bury it, and it becomes a much bigger mistake, and maybe a fatal mistake. Sanford I. Weill
[ Becomes Bigger Bury Corrected Fatal Get Hide Learn Make Maybe Mistake Much Rather Surface Than Trying]
As a writer, I'm more interested in what people tell themselves happened rather than what actually happened. Kazuo Ishiguro
[ Actually Happened Interested More Rather Tell Than Themselves Writer]
Honest good humor is the oil and wine of a merry meeting, and there is no jovial companionship equal to that where the jokes are rather small and laughter abundant. Washington Irving
[ Abundant Companionship Equal Good Honest Humor Jokes Laughter Meeting Merry Oil Rather Small Where Wine]
That was the problem with the 'celibate' word because they don't consider for a moment that you'd rather not be, but you just are. I was never a sexual person. Steven Morrissey
[ Because Celibate Consider Just Moment Never Person Problem Rather Sexual Word]
I'd much rather do an obviously commercial writing project than get a day job. Poppy Z. Brite
[ Commercial Day Get Job Much Obviously Project Rather Than Writing]
I'd rather drive the yellow brick road, you wouldn't happen to know of a rental car place around. Ryan Stiles
[ Around Brick Car Drive Happen Know Place Rather Road Yellow]
This horror of pain is a rather low instinct and... if I think of human beings I've known and of my own life, such as it is, I can't recall any case of pain which didn't, on the whole, enrich life. Malcolm Muggeridge
[ Any Beings Case Enrich Horror Human Instinct Known Life Low Own Pain Rather Recall Such Think Which Whole]
Forget romantic fiction, a survey has found that most women would rather read a good book than go shopping, have sex, or sleep. Janet Street-Porter
[ Book Fiction Forget Found Go Good Most Rather Read Romantic Sex Shopping Sleep Survey Than Women Would]
Additionally, this tax forces family businesses to invest in Uncle Sam rather than the economy. When families are forced to repurchase businesses because of the death tax, that means less money is being invested in new jobs and capital expansion. Todd Tiahrt
[ Additionally Because Being Businesses Capital Death Economy Expansion Families Family Forced Forces Invest Invested Jobs Less Means Money New Rather Sam Tax Than Uncle]
If I were a Roman Catholic, I should turn a heretic, in sheer desperation, because I would rather go to heaven than go to purgatory. Charles Spurgeon
[ Because Catholic Desperation Go Heaven Heretic Purgatory Rather Roman Sheer Should Than Turn Were Would]
Leadership consists not in degrees of technique but in traits of character; it requires moral rather than athletic or intellectual effort, and it imposes on both leader and follower alike the burdens of self-restraint. Lewis H. Lapham
[ Alike Athletic Both Burdens Character Consists Degrees Effort Follower Imposes Intellectual Leader Leadership Moral Rather Requires Self-Restraint Technique Than Traits]
It is probably not love that makes the world go around, but rather those mutually supportive alliances through which partners recognize their dependence on each other for the achievement of shared and private goals. Fred Allen
[ Achievement Alliances Around Dependence Each Go Goals Love Makes Mutually Other Partners Private Probably Rather Recognize Shared Supportive Their Those Through Which World]
I would rather lose a good earring than be caught without make-up. Lana Turner
[ Caught Earring Good Lose Make-Up Rather Than Without Would]
The problem with most people is that they think with their hopes or fears or wishes rather than their minds. Walter Duranty
[ Fears Hopes Minds Most Problem Rather Than Their Think Wishes]
People don't like other poor people, and rather than blame the people that make you all poor, you blame each other. Johnny Rotten
[ Blame Each Make Other Poor Rather Than]
Boxing is about being hit rather more than it is about hitting, just as it is about feeling pain, if not devastating psychological paralysis, more than it is about winning. Joyce Carol Oates
[ Being Boxing Devastating Feeling Hit Hitting Just More Pain Paralysis Psychological Rather Than Winning]
Any time you have a situation in which you are calling for more time rather than calling for Iraq to immediately comply, it plays into the hands of Saddam Hussein. Condoleezza Rice
[ Any Calling Comply Hands Hussein Immediately Into Iraq More Plays Rather Saddam Situation Than Time Which]
People have the idea of missionaries as going out with the Bible and hitting natives with it. It's not really what they were doing. They were all doing something rather different. Colin Firth
[ Bible Different Doing Going Hitting Idea Missionaries Natives Out Rather Really Something Were]
If cooking becomes an art form rather than a means of providing a reasonable diet, then something is clearly wrong. Tom Jaine
[ Art Becomes Clearly Cooking Diet Form Means Providing Rather Reasonable Something Than Then Wrong]
I am really chained to my computer these days so I work in my bedroom, which is a room I have worked in for years and years. It is just as much an office as a bedroom, and during the day, my bed is rather like an extension of my desk. Margaret Mahy
[ Am Bed Bedroom Chained Computer Day Days Desk During Extension Just Much Office Rather Really Room These Which Work Worked Years]
I have a girlfriend, but I don't really want to talk about her. I won't name her. She isn't in show business, has nothing to do with it. So I'd rather just keep her out of it. Luke Perry
[ Business Girlfriend Her Just Keep Name Nothing Out Rather Really She Show Talk Want Won]
I'd rather be the king of kids, than the prince of fools. Jack Black
[ Fools Kids King Prince Rather Than]
The world generally speaking is now drifting on a more and more devastating course towards the absurd target of extermination - or rather, to be more exact - of the northern hemisphere's towns, fields, and the people who have developed our civilization. Alva Myrdal
[ Absurd Civilization Course Devastating Developed Drifting Exact Extermination Fields Generally Hemisphere More Northern Now Our Rather Speaking Target Towards Towns World]
What about the hero of The House on the Strand? What did it mean when he dropped the telephone at the end of the book? I don't really know, but I rather think he was going to be paralysed for life. Don't you? Daphne du Maurier
[ Book Did Dropped End Going Hero House Know Life Mean Rather Really Strand Telephone Think]
I can have peace of mind only when I forgive rather than judge. Gerald Jampolsky
[ Forgive Judge Mind Only Peace Rather Than]
When I had money in the past, I would always travel rather than spend it on big apartments or cars. And I still feel exactly the same way. Robin Wright Penn
[ Always Apartments Big Cars Exactly Feel Had Money Past Rather Same Spend Still Than Travel Way Would]
Journalists are supposed to be skeptical, that's what keeps them digging rather than simply accepting the official line, whether it comes from government or corporate bureaucrats. Linda Chavez
[ Accepting Bureaucrats Comes Corporate Digging Government Journalists Keeps Line Official Rather Simply Skeptical Supposed Than Them Whether]
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern. R. Buckminster Fuller
[ Art Bestow Careful Children Concern Doing Greatest Knowledge Manners More Parents Rather Should Speaking Than Their Usually Virtue Well]
Uhm, I'm the one wanting the lessons! I don't want to say too much about it because I'd rather have you see the movie, but he's trying to find his music. Harvey Keitel
[ Because Find His Lessons Movie Much Music Rather Say See Too Trying Want Wanting]
Courage is not the absence of despair; it is, rather, the capacity to move ahead in spite of despair. Rollo May
[ Absence Ahead Capacity Courage Despair Move Rather Spite]
It is old age, rather than death, that is to be contrasted with life. Old age is life's parody, whereas death transforms life into a destiny: in a way it preserves it by giving it the absolute dimension. Death does away with time. Simone de Beauvoir
[ Absolute Age Away Contrasted Death Destiny Dimension Does Giving Into Life Old Parody Preserves Rather Than Time Transforms Way Whereas]
I have the libido of a 15-year-old boy. My sex drive is so high. I'd rather have sex with Brian all the time than leave the house. He doesn't mind. Megan Fox
[ Boy Brian Drive High House Leave Mind Rather Sex Than Time]
Human civilization is not something achieved against nature; it is rather the outcome of the working of the innate qualities of man. Ludwig von Mises
[ Achieved Against Civilization Human Innate Man Nature Outcome Qualities Rather Something Working]
You know there's nothing a Hill Democrat would rather do than criticize another Democrat. It is their favorite activity. Then they can read about how honorable they are in an Op-Ed piece, how bipartisan. James Carville
[ Activity Another Bipartisan Criticize Democrat Favorite Hill Honorable How Know Nothing Piece Rather Read Than Their Then Would]
Chris Cutler was kind enough to offer his company as an umbrella, so now I can have all my back catalogue under one roof as it were, and it has the same feeling as with Daniel; this is a matter between friends rather than businessmen. Fred Frith
[ Back Between Businessmen Catalogue Chris Company Daniel Enough Feeling Friends His Kind Matter Now Offer Rather Roof Same Than Umbrella Under Were]
He will therefore have to use what knowledge he can achieve, not to shape the results as the craftsman shapes his handiwork, but rather to cultivate a growth by providing the appropriate environment, in the manner in which the gardener does this for his plants. Friedrich August von Hayek
[ Achieve Appropriate Craftsman Cultivate Does Environment Gardener Growth Handiwork His Knowledge Manner Plants Providing Rather Results Shape Shapes Therefore Use Which Will]
My tastes and inspirational artists were always rather eclectic and diverse. Taylor Dayne
[ Always Artists Diverse Eclectic Inspirational Rather Tastes Were]
I would rather have one minute at this age than a month at 21. William M. Holden
[ Age Minute Month Rather Than Would]
I'd rather be in a tent than in a house. Mary Leakey
[ House Rather Tent Than]
I have a bad tendency to get rapidly bored with my own material, so rewriting is hard for me. I mean, I already know the story and would rather read something new. Alan Dean Foster
[ Already Bad Bored Get Hard Know Material Mean New Own Rapidly Rather Read Rewriting Something Story Tendency Would]
I was a normal, rather dutiful child. I didn't even rebel as a teenager. Emily Watson
[ Child Dutiful Even Normal Rather Rebel Teenager]
The real reason to oppose increasing tax rates on the wealthy is that it's a good bet they could do more to help the economy if they keep their money rather than have their earnings confiscated by the government and spent on another round of stimulus. Terry Savage
[ Another Bet Could Earnings Economy Good Government Help Increasing Keep Money More Oppose Rates Rather Real Reason Round Spent Stimulus Tax Than Their Wealthy]
Clear thinking requires courage rather than intelligence. Thomas Szasz
[ Clear Courage Intelligence Rather Requires Than Thinking]
As a necessary prerequisite to the creation of new forms of expression one might, I suppose, argue that current sensibilities respond uniquely to the notion of exhaustion as exhaustion, although that does de facto seem rather limiting. Brian Ferneyhough
[ Although Argue Creation Current De Does Exhaustion Expression Facto Forms Limiting Might Necessary New Notion Prerequisite Rather Respond Seem Sensibilities Suppose Uniquely]
As we watch TV or films, there are no organic transitions, only edits. The idea of A becoming B, rather than A jumping to B, has become foreign. Esa-Pekka Salonen
[ Become Becoming Edits Films Foreign Idea Jumping Only Organic Rather Than Transitions Tv Watch]
Mutual fund managers are trapped in this rather deadly vicious circle: the more successful they are, the more money flows into their mutual fund. Then, it is more difficult for them to beat the market averages or even to match their own past performance. Ron Chernow
[ Averages Beat Circle Deadly Difficult Even Flows Fund Into Managers Market Match Money More Mutual Own Past Performance Rather Successful Their Them Then Trapped Vicious]
New Orleans has to learn to live with water rather than in fear of water, and we need a master plan that shows us how to do this. It's so critical that we send a signal to everyone in the country that we're serious about rebuilding New Orleans. Billy Tauzin
[ Country Critical Everyone Fear How Learn Live Master Need New Orleans Plan Rather Rebuilding Send Serious Shows Signal Than Us Water]
A women under stress is not immediately concerned with finding solutions to her problems but rather seeks relief by expressing herself and being understood. John Gray
[ Being Concerned Expressing Finding Her Herself Immediately Problems Rather Relief Seeks Solutions Stress Under Understood Women]
The one image that's been causing a lot of discussion is one image that I shot of a man falling head-first from the building, before the buildings fell down. He was trapped in the fire, and decided to jump and take his own life, rather than being burned. Richard Drew
[ Been Before Being Building Buildings Burned Causing Decided Discussion Down Falling Fell Fire His Image Jump Life Lot Man Own Rather Shot Take Than Trapped]
It is very good advice to believe only what an artist does, rather than what he says about his work. David Hockney
[ Advice Artist Believe Does Good His Only Rather Says Than Very Work]
I would love to try to win another game. Obviously, it's more fun when you win. I'd rather try and not win than not try at all. Greg Maddux
[ Another Fun Game Love More Obviously Rather Than Try Win Would]
One of the nicest things about NBC is that Tom Brokaw is not Dan Rather. Michael Gartner
[ Dan Nbc Nicest Rather Things Tom]
I'd rather be strongly wrong than weakly right. Tallulah Bankhead
[ Rather Right Strongly Than Wrong]
I'd rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck. Emma Goldman
[ Diamonds Neck Rather Roses Table Than]
I think for me it was a natural transition to move full time into acting rather than figure skating. Julie Benz
[ Acting Figure Full Into Move Natural Rather Skating Than Think Time Transition]
If it's true that our species is alone in the universe, then I'd have to say the universe aimed rather low and settled for very little. George Carlin
[ Aimed Alone Little Low Our Rather Say Settled Species Then True Universe Very]
It's rather like attending a university seminar where you are talking to a few gifted specialists who deliver a paper to an audience of their peers. That's one way of making music. Gavin Bryars
[ Attending Audience Deliver Few Gifted Making Music Paper Peers Rather Seminar Specialists Talking Their University Way Where]
Knowledge has outstripped character development, and the young today are given an education rather than an upbringing. Ilya Ehrenburg
[ Character Development Education Given Knowledge Outstripped Rather Than Today Upbringing Young]
If I had known it I would have told my son, I'd rather shoot you than let you join the SS. But I didn't know. Wilhelm Keitel
[ Had Join Know Known Rather Shoot Son Ss Than Told Would]
If I hold back, I'm no good. I'm no good. I'd rather be good sometimes, than holding back all the time. Janis Joplin
[ Back Good Hold Holding Rather Sometimes Than Time]
Pioneers may be picturesque figures, but they are often rather lonely ones. Nancy Astor
[ Figures Lonely May Often Ones Picturesque Pioneers Rather]
I wanted control over what was said and what was not said, rather than holding my head down in shame. Rebecca Loos
[ Control Down Head Holding Over Rather Said Shame Than Wanted]
I once knew a house rather like The Land of Smiles - an old house occupied by a varied collection of young people, mainly students. However none of these people were true models for the characters in the book, though their way of life may have been. Margaret Mahy
[ Been Book Characters Collection House However Knew Land Life Mainly May Models None Occupied Old Once Rather Smiles Students Their These Though True Varied Way Were Young]
I'd rather live on my own than live with a face that looks at me with the wrong eyes. Jane Birkin
[ Eyes Face Live Looks Own Rather Than Wrong]
The West is color. Its colors are animal rather than vegetable, the colors of earth and sunlight and ripeness. Jessamyn West
[ Animal Color Colors Earth Rather Ripeness Sunlight Than Vegetable West]
I think of these things as obstacles rather than opportunities, because if they were opportunities it means I actually took the business of doing them seriously. To take myself too seriously is the gentle kiss of death. Leon Redbone
[ Actually Because Business Death Doing Gentle Kiss Means Myself Obstacles Opportunities Rather Seriously Take Than Them These Things Think Too Took Were]
For example, the philosophers who were interested in logic were probably rather logical for mathematicians. But the ASL got us together, so we could talk to each other and publish in the same journal. Stephen Cole Kleene
[ Could Each Example Got Interested Journal Logic Logical Mathematicians Other Philosophers Probably Publish Rather Same Talk Together Us Were]
I would rather excel in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and possessions. Plutarch
[ Excel Excellent Extent Knowledge Possessions Power Rather Than Would]
Perhaps one has to be very old before one learns to be amused rather than shocked. Robert Browning
[ Amused Before Learns Old Perhaps Rather Shocked Than Very]
The happiness of every country depends upon the character of its people, rather than the form of its government. Thomas Chandler Haliburton
[ Character Country Depends Every Form Government Happiness Rather Than Upon]
I was never one to patiently pick up broken fragments and glue them together again and tell myself that the mended whole was as good as new. What is broken is broken - and I'd rather remember it as it was at its best than mend it and see the broken places as long as I lived. Margaret Mitchell
[ Again Best Broken Fragments Glue Good Lived Long Mend Mended Myself Never New Patiently Pick Places Rather Remember See Tell Than Them Together Up Whole]
When I joined the band, being that I was going to take this up as a profession, I realized that there were no two finer guitar players in the world that I'd rather play with. Michael Davis
[ Band Being Finer Going Guitar Joined Play Players Profession Rather Realized Take Two Up Were World]
Ever since my youth it has disturbed me that of the literary works that survived their own epoch, so many dealt with historical rather than contemporary subjects. Lion Feuchtwanger
[ Contemporary Dealt Disturbed Epoch Ever Historical Literary Many Own Rather Since Subjects Survived Than Their Works Youth]
At the same time, much of it seems to have to do with recreating things we or others had already done; it seems rather derivative intellectually; is there a dearth of really new ideas? Dennis Ritchie
[ Already Dearth Derivative Done Had Ideas Intellectually Much New Others Rather Really Recreating Same Seems Things Time]
With all due respect to lawyers, it's wonderful that you have this intricate knowledge. You break down words to the nth degree. And sometimes I find it rather disgusting. And it goes on and on. Sonny Bono
[ Break Degree Disgusting Down Due Find Goes Intricate Knowledge Lawyers Nth Rather Respect Sometimes Wonderful Words]
It is a myth, not a mandate, a fable not a logic, and symbol rather than a reason by which men are moved. Irwin Edman
[ Fable Logic Mandate Men Moved Myth Rather Reason Symbol Than Which]
Rather than allow themselves to be separated from the love of Christ, they submitted cheerfully to every privation, to contumely and disgrace, and to death itself. John Strachan
[ Allow Cheerfully Christ Death Disgrace Every Itself Love Privation Rather Separated Submitted Than Themselves]
I had rather be right than be President. Henry Clay
[ Had President Rather Right Than]
There's almost a fear that if you understood too deeply the way you arrived at choices, you could become self-conscious. In any case, many ideas which are full of personal meaning seem rather banal when you put words to them. Peter Weir
[ Almost Any Arrived Banal Become Case Choices Could Deeply Fear Full Ideas Many Meaning Personal Put Rather Seem Self-Conscious Them Too Understood Way Which Words]
It is an open secret that Jews do not work, but rather let others work for them. Julius Streicher
[ Jews Open Others Rather Secret Them Work]
I'm not sure how aware of the rest of the world I am. I live a rather sheltered existence. Julian Clary
[ Am Aware Existence How Live Rather Rest Sheltered Sure World]
I am now seventy, rather glad, really, that I won't live to see the horrors to come in the 21st century. Anne Stevenson
[ Am Century Come Glad Horrors Live Now Rather Really See Seventy Won]
As a consequence, progress has come to mean simply more power, more profit, more productivity, more paper prosperity, all of which are convertible into standards concerned only with size or magnitude rather than quality or excellence. Alex Campbell
[ Come Concerned Consequence Convertible Excellence Into Magnitude Mean More Only Paper Power Productivity Profit Progress Prosperity Quality Rather Simply Size Standards Than Which]
I'm rather old-fashioned about this video business. It's all relatively new. We really don't do videos, Fleetwood Mac. We've only done two. Christine McVie
[ Business Done Fleetwood Mac New Old-Fashioned Only Rather Really Relatively Two Video Videos]
I've always thought of the project as a sort of sexually driven digestive system, that it was a consumer and a producer of matter. And it is desire driven, rather than driven by hunger or anything like that. Matthew Barney
[ Always Anything Consumer Desire Digestive Driven Hunger Matter Producer Project Rather Sexually Sort System Than Thought]
Anyone who in discussion relies upon authority uses, not his understanding, but rather his memory. Miguel de Unamuno
[ Anyone Authority Discussion His Memory Rather Relies Understanding Upon Uses]
Words are the basic tools, if you are a writer. But why? Why do you choose one set of tools rather than another? James D. Houston
[ Another Basic Choose Rather Set Than Tools Why Words Writer]
I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom. Thomas Carlyle
[ Ambition Boredom Die Exhaustion Got Great Rather Than]
The pleasure of jogging and running is rather like that of wearing a fur coat in Texas in August: the true joy comes in being able to take the damn thing off. Joseph Epstein
[ Able August Being Coat Comes Damn Fur Jogging Joy Off Pleasure Rather Running Take Texas Thing True Wearing]
Hence my obstinate emphasis on stylistic continuity from work to work rather than specific sibling relationships between the individual work and other members of its stylistic 'family' in the world outside. Brian Ferneyhough
[ Between Continuity Emphasis Family Hence Individual Members Obstinate Other Outside Rather Relationships Sibling Specific Stylistic Than Work World]
Salvation is from our side a choice, from the divine side it is a seizing upon, an apprehending, a conquest by the Most High God. Our "accepting" and "willing" are reactions rather than actions. The right of determination must always remain with God. Aiden Wilson Tozer
[ Accepting Actions Always Choice Conquest Determination Divine God High Most Must Our Rather Reactions Remain Right Salvation Seizing Side Than Upon Willing]
Or a White Englishman would rather smash a White Frenchman than a Jew! Crazy! Tom Metzger
[ Crazy Englishman Frenchman Jew Rather Smash Than White Would]
A committee is organic rather than mechanical in its nature: it is not a structure but a plant. It takes root and grows, it flowers, wilts, and dies, scattering the seed from which other committees will bloom in their turn. C. Northcote Parkinson
[ Bloom Committee Committees Dies Flowers Grows Mechanical Nature Organic Other Plant Rather Root Scattering Seed Structure Takes Than Their Turn Which Will Wilts]
I like a lot of electronica. I like older jazz rather than newer. Greg Ginn
[ Electronica Jazz Lot Newer Older Rather Than]
Being a sex symbol was rather like being a convict. Raquel Welch
[ Being Convict Rather Sex Symbol]
Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope, in this deep and powerful sense, is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success, but rather an ability to work for something because it is good. Vaclav Havel
[ Ability Because Deep Enterprises Going Good Heading Hope Invest Joy Mind Obviously Powerful Rather Same Sense Something State Success Things Well Willingness Work World]
It is love rather than sexual lust or unbridled sexuality if, in addition to the need or want involved, there is also some impulse to give pleasure to the persons thus loved and not merely to use them for our own selfish pleasure. Mortimer Adler
[ Addition Also Give Impulse Involved Love Loved Lust Merely Need Our Own Persons Pleasure Rather Selfish Sexual Sexuality Some Than Them Thus Unbridled Use Want]
I like going to Church for aesthetic reasons, rather than spiritual ones. Andres Serrano
[ Aesthetic Church Going Ones Rather Reasons Spiritual Than]
Our real problem, then, is not our strength today; it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure our strength tomorrow. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Action Ensure Necessity Our Problem Rather Real Strength Then Today Tomorrow Vital]
If you were plowing a field, which would you rather use? Two strong oxen or 1024 chickens? Seymoure Cray
[ Chickens Field Oxen Plowing Rather Strong Two Use Were Which Would]
My particular aesthetic of light and color and design wouldn't change as a result of working with computer graphics rather than with slit scan or miniatures. Douglas Trumbull
[ Aesthetic Change Color Computer Design Graphics Light Particular Rather Result Scan Slit Than Working]
We believe in personal choice, rather than society dictating how we must live our lives. Mike Peters
[ Believe Choice Dictating How Live Lives Must Our Personal Rather Society Than]
The whole thing means such a great deal for me, and hopefully one day it will be there. But my friends and my family mean a little more. I would rather be helping them, even if it hurts that. Michael Irvin
[ Day Deal Even Family Friends Great Helping Hopefully Hurts Little Mean Means More Rather Such Them Thing Whole Will Would]
Our greatest lack is not money for any undertaking, but rather ideas, If the ideas are good, cash will somehow flow to where it is needed. Robert H. Schuller
[ Any Cash Flow Good Greatest Ideas Lack Money Needed Our Rather Somehow Undertaking Where Will]
Third issue, and again I think it is important to note, anyone can make a mistake and any administration can make a mistake once in a while, but this is just a long train of abuses, an unbroken chain of following special interests rather than the health of the American people. Jay Inslee
[ Abuses Administration Again American Any Anyone Chain Following Health Important Interests Issue Just Long Make Mistake Note Once Rather Special Than Think Third Train Unbroken While]
The only thing that I'd rather own than Windows is English, because then I could charge you two hundred and forty-nine dollars for the right to speak it. Scott McNealy Technology
[ Because Charge Could Dollars English Forty-Nine Hundred Only Own Rather Right Speak Than Then Thing Two Windows]
Men would rather be starving and free than fed in bonds. Pearl S. Buck
[ Bonds Fed Free Men Rather Starving Than Would]
Whenever I dwell for any length of time on my own shortcomings, they gradually begin to seem mild, harmless, rather engaging little things, not at all like the staring defects in other people's characters. Margaret Halsey
[ Any Begin Characters Defects Dwell Engaging Gradually Harmless Length Little Mild Other Own Rather Seem Shortcomings Staring Things Time Whenever]
Economic growth may one day turn out to be a curse rather than a good, and under no conditions can it either lead into freedom or constitute a proof for its existence. Hannah Arendt
[ Conditions Constitute Curse Day Economic Either Existence Freedom Good Growth Into Lead May Out Proof Rather Than Turn Under]
I am a friend of the working man, and I would rather be his friend, than be one. Clarence Darrow
[ Am Friend His Man Rather Than Working Would]
I rather like getting away from fiction. Penelope Lively
[ Away Fiction Getting Rather]
In the studio, if they need to come down to the floor, things are a bit pushy, although it is easier for them to say things directly rather than through about five people. Sarah Sutton
[ Although Bit Come Directly Down Easier Five Floor Need Pushy Rather Say Studio Than Them Things Through]
When I write now I do not invent situation, characters, or actions, but rather structures and discursive forms, textual groupings which are combined according to secret affinities among themselves, as in architecture or the plastic arts. Juan Goytisolo
[ According Actions Affinities Among Architecture Arts Characters Combined Discursive Forms Invent Now Plastic Rather Secret Situation Structures Textual Themselves Which Write]
If there is such a thing as a good marriage, it is because it resembles friendship rather than love. Michel de Montaigne Marriage
[ Because Friendship Good Love Marriage Rather Resembles Such Than Thing]
Mr. Darwin contributes some striking and ingenious instances of the way in which the principle partially affects the chain, or rather network of life, even to the total obliteration of certain meshes. Richard Owen
[ Affects Certain Chain Contributes Darwin Even Ingenious Instances Life Mr Network Obliteration Partially Principle Rather Some Striking Total Way Which]
I enjoy listening to opera at home, occasionally, but I would much rather see it than just listen to it. Sam Waterston
[ Enjoy Home Just Listen Listening Much Occasionally Opera Rather See Than Would]
What's been extraordinary about this president, Tim, and what's unique about this president is not that the administration is sputtering but rather everything he's taken on he's been able to accomplish. Ken Mehlman
[ Able Accomplish Administration Been Everything Extraordinary President Rather Sputtering Taken Tim Unique]
This is rather different from the receptions I used to get fifty years ago. They threw things at me then but they were not roses. Susan B. Anthony
[ Ago Different Fifty Get Rather Roses Then Things Threw Used Were Years]
Even in real life, I'd rather hang out with guys. Laura Prepon
[ Even Guys Hang Life Out Rather Real]
Trade a player a year too early rather than a year too late. Branch Rickey
[ Early Late Player Rather Than Too Trade Year]
I'd rather make the cut in the Crosby than win another Oscar. Jack Lemon
[ Another Crosby Cut Make Oscar Rather Than Win]
I find that most men would rather have their bellies opened for five hundred dollars than have a tooth pulled for five. Martin H. Fischer
[ Bellies Dollars Find Five Hundred Men Most Opened Pulled Rather Than Their Tooth Would]
Why one man rather than another? It was odd. You find yourself involved with a fellow for life just because he was the one that you met when you were nineteen. Simone de Beauvoir
[ Another Because Fellow Find Involved Just Life Man Met Nineteen Odd Rather Than Were Why Yourself]
The only thing that frightens me a little is when I'm called Kevin rather than Fred, but that's how people have known me for so many years. So, I can't really blame them. Fred Savage
[ Blame Called Fred Frightens How Kevin Known Little Many Only Rather Really Than Them Thing Years]
I have always thought of sophistication as rather a feeble substitute for decadence. Christopher Hampton
[ Always Decadence Feeble Rather Sophistication Substitute Thought]
It's not that the Irish are cynical. It's rather that they have a wonderful lack of respect for everything and everybody. Brendan Behan
[ Cynical Everybody Everything Irish Lack Rather Respect Wonderful]
The level of shyness has gone up dramatically in the last decade. I think shyness is an index of social pathology rather than a pathology of the individual. Philip Zimbardo
[ Decade Dramatically Gone Index Individual Last Level Pathology Rather Shyness Social Than Think Up]
Democrats believe they can win at the ballot box by obstructing, and they would rather win the next election than move America forward. Virginia Foxx
[ America Ballot Believe Box Democrats Election Forward Move Next Obstructing Rather Than Win Would]
You ask any actor - they'll tell you they'd rather shoot on location because you don't have to invent the energy, the energy is there. Adrian Grenier
[ Actor Any Ask Because Energy Invent Location Rather Shoot Tell]
This is the first time in 10 years I don't know what I'm doing next, and I'm rather enjoying it. Soon I'll be climbing the walls no doubt, but right now, it's not clear, I'm just enjoying the freedom. Sam Mendes
[ Clear Climbing Doing Doubt Enjoying First Freedom Just Know Next Now Rather Right Soon Time Walls Years]
But the gravest difficulty, and perhaps the most important, in poetry meant solely for recitation, is the difficulty of achieving verbal beauty, or rather of making verbal beauty tell. Lascelles Abercrombie
[ Achieving Beauty Difficulty Gravest Important Making Meant Most Perhaps Poetry Rather Recitation Solely Tell Verbal]
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body. Pythagoras
[ Body Choose Rather Soul Strong Than]
The attitude is we live and let live. This is actually an amazing change in values in a rather short time and it's an example of freedom from religion. Tom Wolfe
[ Actually Amazing Attitude Change Example Freedom Live Rather Religion Short Time Values]
The reason the government sells the census as your ticket to getting goodies - rather than as your civic duty - is that distributing goodies is now all the government does. Tom G. Palmer
[ Census Civic Distributing Does Duty Getting Government Now Rather Reason Sells Than Ticket Your]
Congress, the press, and the bureaucracy too often focus on how much money or effort is spent, rather than whether the money or effort actually achieves the announced goal. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Achieves Actually Announced Bureaucracy Congress Effort Focus Goal How Money Much Often Press Rather Spent Than Too Whether]
Wilderness is not defined by the absence of certain activities, but rather by the presence of certain unique and invaluable characteristics. Nick Rahall
[ Absence Activities Certain Characteristics Defined Invaluable Presence Rather Unique Wilderness]
We are bound to lose Ireland in consequence of years of cruelty, stupidity and misgovernment and I would rather lose her as a friend than as a foe. William E. Gladstone
[ Bound Consequence Cruelty Foe Friend Her Ireland Lose Rather Stupidity Than Would Years]
Vices are often habits rather than passions. Antoine Rivarol
[ Habits Often Passions Rather Than Vices]
You must strive to multiply bread so that it suffices for the tables of mankind, and not rather favor an artificial control of birth, which would be irrational, in order to diminish the number of guests at the banquet of life. Pope Paul VI
[ Artificial Banquet Birth Bread Control Diminish Favor Guests Irrational Life Mankind Multiply Must Number Order Rather Strive Suffices Tables Which Would]
You need people who can walk their companies into the future rather than back them into the future. Warren G. Bennis
[ Back Companies Future Into Need Rather Than Their Them Walk]
The greatness of America lies not in being more enlightened than any other nation, but rather in her ability to repair her faults. Alexis de Tocqueville
[ Ability America Any Being Enlightened Faults Greatness Her Lies More Nation Other Rather Repair Than]
I've been homeschooling for eight years and have always received the best advice and encouragement from other homeschoolers, rather than a book or lecture. Lisa Whelchel
[ Advice Always Been Best Book Eight Encouragement Lecture Other Rather Received Than Years]
We are not to give credit to the many, who say that none ought to be educated but the free; but rather to the philosophers, who say that the well-educated alone are free. Epictetus
[ Alone Credit Educated Free Give Many None Ought Philosophers Rather Say Well-Educated]
I'm more concerned with getting them to find and strengthen their original voice as writers rather than imposing my own subjective tastes, judgements or sensibility on the project. Douglas Wood
[ Concerned Find Getting Imposing Judgements More Original Own Project Rather Sensibility Strengthen Subjective Tastes Than Their Them Voice Writers]
Beyond that, I seem to be compelled to write science fiction, rather than fantasy or mysteries or some other genre more likely to climb onto bestseller lists even though I enjoy reading a wide variety of literature, both fiction and nonfiction. Joan D. Vinge
[ Bestseller Beyond Both Climb Compelled Enjoy Even Fantasy Fiction Genre Likely Lists Literature More Mysteries Nonfiction Onto Other Rather Reading Science Seem Some Than Though Variety Wide Write]
People should recognize who you are and how you can act rather then how famous you are. Mae Whitman
[ Act Famous How Rather Recognize Should Then]
In nature, the emphasis is in what is rather than what ought to be. Huston Smith
[ Emphasis Nature Ought Rather Than]
It's as though all the terms of a family were present at one time rather than his dad and his mum. Not just a present authority, but the resident memory of what qualifies what else is the case. Robert Creeley
[ Authority Case Dad Else Family His Just Memory Mum Present Qualifies Rather Resident Terms Than Though Time Were]
I'm belligerent rather than ambitious. Ian Hart
[ Ambitious Belligerent Rather Than]
I think I would have a better time writing films rather than directing. Mackenzie Astin
[ Better Directing Films Rather Than Think Time Would Writing]
You have always had individual directors who begin in the advertising or commercial world, but they are probably exceptions rather than the traditional pattern. Ann Macbeth
[ Advertising Always Begin Commercial Directors Exceptions Had Individual Pattern Probably Rather Than Traditional World]
Arizona's forest fires are not waiting for April, and neither will we. That is why I am pushing for stepped up deployment for Hot Shot wildfire crews in March rather than April, in order to better prepare for the expected fires in northern Arizona. Rick Renzi
[ Am April Arizona Better Crews Deployment Expected Fires Forest Hot March Neither Northern Order Prepare Pushing Rather Shot Stepped Than Up Waiting Why Wildfire Will]
She had a penetrating sort of laugh. Rather like a train going into a tunnel. P. G. Wodehouse
[ Going Had Into Laugh Penetrating Rather She Sort Train Tunnel]
Is life so wretched? Isn't it rather your hands which are too small, your vision which is muddled? You are the one who must grow up. Dag Hammarskjold
[ Grow Hands Life Muddled Must Rather Small Too Up Vision Which Wretched Your]
I'd rather be dead and in heaven than afraid to do what I think is right. Charles Evers
[ Afraid Dead Heaven Rather Right Than Think]
It's certainly more interesting for me as an actor, but I think it's also more interesting for the audience to see three-dimensional characters, rather than just a bad guy or a good guy. Nicholas Lea
[ Actor Also Audience Bad Certainly Characters Good Guy Interesting Just More Rather See Than Think Three-Dimensional Three-Dimensional]
I would far rather feel remorse than know how to define it. Thomas Kempis
[ Define Far Feel How Know Rather Remorse Than Would]
I'd rather spend my leisure time doing what some people call my work and I call my fun. Jared Diamond
[ Call Doing Fun Leisure Rather Some Spend Time Work]
Every speaker has a mouth; An arrangement rather neat. Sometimes it's filled with wisdom. Sometimes it's filled with feet. Robert Orben
[ Arrangement Every Feet Filled Mouth Neat Rather Sometimes Speaker Wisdom]
I would rather lose in a cause that I know some day will triumph than to triumph in a cause that I know some day will fail. Wendell L. Wilkie
[ Cause Day Fail Know Lose Rather Some Than Triumph Will Would]
Our flag is not just one of many political points of view. Rather, the flag is a symbol of our national unity. Adrian Cronauer
[ Flag Just Many National Our Points Political Rather Symbol Unity View]
Teach him to think for himself? Oh, my God, teach him rather to think like other people! Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
[ God Him Himself Oh Other Rather Teach Think]
Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation, which are as necessary as reading. I will rather say more necessary because health is worth more than learning. Thomas Jefferson Fitness
[ Afternoon Because Exercise Health Learning Leave More Necessary Rather Reading Recreation Say Than Which Will Worth]
Sometimes in films it's nice to have violins on either side, rather than on one side, so you've got more of a stereo picture with the violins. Sometimes it's good to have the basses in the middle. Anne Dudley
[ Either Films Good Got Middle More Nice Picture Rather Side Sometimes Stereo Than Violins]
I think art is inherently nonviolent and it actually occupies your mind with creation rather than destruction. Anthony Kiedis
[ Actually Art Creation Destruction Inherently Mind Nonviolent Occupies Rather Than Think Your]
Man's mind is not a container to be filled but rather a fire to be kindled. Dorthea Brande
[ Container Filled Fire Kindled Man Mind Rather]
I respect people who feel things passionately. I do. But when someone is a judge, that is not what they should bring to the bench. It is not really passion, except in rare instances, that serves the bench well. It is, rather, an ability to understand the law and follow it. Charles Schumer
[ Ability Bench Bring Except Feel Follow Instances Judge Law Passion Passionately Rare Rather Really Respect Serves Should Someone Things Understand Well]
My sense is that jurists from other nations around the world understand that our court occupies a very special place in the American system, and that the court is rather well regarded in comparison, perhaps, to their own. Sandra Day O'Connor
[ American Around Comparison Court Nations Occupies Other Our Own Perhaps Place Rather Regarded Sense Special System Their Understand Very Well World]
We know our friends by their defects rather than by their merits. W. Somerset Maugham
[ Defects Friends Know Merits Our Rather Than Their]
Yes, the more I go through life I realize that there's really no separation between practice and art at all. The two things more and more become one rather than two different aspects of my life. Meredith Monk
[ Art Aspects Become Between Different Go Life More Practice Rather Realize Really Separation Than Things Through Two Yes]
The curse of me and my nation is that we always think things can be bettered by immediate action of some sort, any sort rather than no sort. Plato
[ Action Always Any Bettered Curse Immediate Nation Rather Some Sort Than Things Think]
So much of religion is exegesis. I would rather follow in the footprints of Christ than all of the dogma. Christy Turlington
[ Christ Dogma Follow Footprints Much Rather Religion Than Would]
I would rather be a security guard than a rock star. Bruce McCulloch
[ Guard Rather Rock Security Star Than Would]
I took a route of acting, rather than starmaking, so it cost me a lot financially. Vincent D'Onofrio
[ Acting Cost Financially Lot Rather Route Than Took]
I don't want to prove to anyone or prove to myself. I'd rather just enjoy and show myself that I am capable of doing it and actually going through the process. Elvis Stojko
[ Actually Am Anyone Capable Doing Enjoy Going Just Myself Process Prove Rather Show Through Want]
Do anything rather than give yourself to reverie. William Ellery Channing
[ Anything Give Rather Reverie Than Yourself]
Wonder rather than doubt is the root of all knowledge. Abraham Joshua Heschel
[ Doubt Knowledge Rather Root Than Wonder]
There was the situation in Nicaragua where the Sandinistas had taken over a couple of years earlier. There was a civil war going on in El Salvador and there was a similar situation in Guatemala. So Honduras was in a rather precarious geographic position indeed. John Negroponte
[ Civil Couple Earlier El Geographic Going Had Honduras Indeed Nicaragua Over Position Precarious Rather Salvador Sandinistas Similar Situation Taken War Where Years]
In all my study of history, I have never found a time or place I would rather have lived than now. Orson Scott Card
[ Found History Lived Never Now Place Rather Study Than Time Would]
While being called beautiful is extremely flattering, I would much rather be noticed for my work as an actress. Halle Berry
[ Actress Beautiful Being Called Extremely Flattering Much Noticed Rather While Work Would]
If I didn't believe in what I'm doing, I'd rather go to work in a dime store. Natalie Wood
[ Believe Dime Doing Go Rather Store Work]
I'd rather duplicate it myself. Another of our favourite techniques. Stewart Copeland
[ Another Duplicate Favourite Myself Our Rather Techniques]
I'm not trying to say that it never hurt or that I never felt its sting, but I can honestly say that I never blamed anybody for racism. I have considered it more of a manifestation of humanity's problem rather than my personal problem. Robert Guillaume
[ Anybody Blamed Considered Felt Honestly Humanity Hurt Manifestation More Never Personal Problem Racism Rather Say Sting Than Trying]
I suppose I would still prefer to sit under a tree with a picnic basket rather than under a gas pump, but signs and comic strips are interesting as subject matter. Roy Lichtenstein
[ Basket Comic Gas Interesting Matter Picnic Prefer Pump Rather Signs Sit Still Strips Subject Suppose Than Tree Under Would]
They probably realized our interview would do more damage to their pro-"gay" piece - rather than help it. Stephen Bennett
[ Damage Gay Help Interview More Our Piece Probably Rather Realized Than Their Would]
I'm just saying that there are high quality materials, and when we change them then there should be a way of changing them so that you can celebrate that change - rather than just 'mix it up'. Richard Rogers
[ Celebrate Change Changing High Just Materials Mix Quality Rather Saying Should Than Them Then Up Way]
One of the evils of money is that it tempts us to look at it rather than at the things that it buys. E. M. Forster
[ Buys Evils Look Money Rather Tempts Than Things Us]
What I mean by photographing as a participant rather than observer is that I'm not only involved directly with some of the activities that I photograph, such as mountain climbing, but even when I'm not I have the philosophy that my mind and body are part of the natural world. Galen Rowell
[ Activities Body Climbing Directly Even Involved Mean Mind Mountain Natural Observer Only Part Participant Philosophy Photograph Photographing Rather Some Such Than World]
I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet. Jack London
[ Atom Every Glow Magnificent Meteor Permanent Planet Rather Sleepy Superb Than Would]
I have never read for entertainment, but rather for understanding and to satisfy my eager curiosity. Bryant H. McGill
[ Curiosity Eager Entertainment Never Rather Read Satisfy Understanding]
Success in life is founded upon attention to the small things rather than to the large things; to the every day things nearest to us rather than to the things that are remote and uncommon. Booker T. Washington
[ Attention Day Every Founded Large Life Nearest Rather Remote Small Success Than Things Uncommon Upon Us]
People who run a ready-to-wear company are businessmen rather than production or design people. Calvin Klein
[ Businessmen Company Design Production Rather Run Than]
In 1916 I was discharged from military service, or rather, given a sort of leave of absence on the understanding that I might be recalled within a few months. And so I was a free man, at least for a while. George Grosz
[ Absence Discharged Few Free Given Least Leave Man Might Military Months Rather Recalled Service Sort Understanding While Within]
In effect I am not a novelist, but rather a failed essayist who started to write novels because he didn't know how to write essays. Jose Saramago
[ Am Because Effect Essays Failed How Know Novelist Novels Rather Started Write]
The relationship of the two problems is rather the reverse. To a great extent disarmament is dependent on guarantees of peace. Security comes first and disarmament second. Ludwig Quidde
[ Comes Dependent Disarmament Extent First Great Guarantees Peace Problems Rather Relationship Reverse Second Security Two]
I would give relief from the first $10,000 of the payroll tax. I would allow small businesses to accelerate depreciation so they would have an incentive to buy now rather than defer. I would also give to the states $40 billion of relief. Bob Graham
[ Accelerate Allow Also Billion Businesses Buy Defer Depreciation First Give Incentive Now Payroll Rather Relief Small States Tax Than Would]
Very good coaches for ski jumpers stand at the top of the slope and watch the jumpers prepare, rather than standing at the bottom and watching them land. Roland Joffe
[ Bottom Coaches Good Land Prepare Rather Ski Slope Stand Standing Than Them Top Very Watch Watching]
Soon, I knew that I would become a chemist, rather than a composer. Richard Ernst
[ Become Chemist Composer Knew Rather Soon Than Would]
Visionary people face the same problems everyone else faces; but rather than get paralyzed by their problems, visionaries immediately commit themselves to finding a solution. Bill Hybels
[ Commit Else Everyone Face Faces Finding Get Immediately Paralyzed Problems Rather Same Solution Than Their Themselves Visionaries Visionary]
I don't even like old cars. I'd rather have a goddam horse. A horse is at least human, for God's sake. J. D. Salinger
[ Cars Even God Goddam Horse Human Least Old Rather Sake]
Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit. Aristotle
[ Act Acted Art Because Excellence Habit Habituation Rather Repeatedly Rightly Then Those Training Virtue Won]
I would rather read a poorly structured story that has fresh ideas than a tightly structured one with cliches. Douglas Wood
[ Cliches Fresh Ideas Poorly Rather Read Story Structured Than Tightly Would]
Really, if I'm gonna eat a meat, I'd rather eat venison than anything and I do like it a little on the rare side. That's probably my favorite meat and I've had some awfully good venison in some of the great restaurants. Mike Ditka
[ Anything Awfully Eat Favorite Gonna Good Great Had Little Meat Probably Rare Rather Really Restaurants Side Some Than]
I go for as much feeling as I can rather than show what I can do up and down the neck. I don't play to show people ability. Robin Trower
[ Ability Down Feeling Go Much Neck Play Rather Show Than Up]
The guiding principle is not to manufacture the goods everyone needs, rather to earn profits for a few capitalists. Walter Ulbricht
[ Capitalists Earn Everyone Few Goods Guiding Manufacture Needs Principle Profits Rather]
When I think of Marilyn Monroe, and achieving her sound, I think of having a rather large bust. I think of her physically and I am just able to create her sound, because her physicality was so much to do with her sound. Jane Horrocks
[ Able Achieving Am Because Bust Create Having Her Just Large Marilyn Monroe Much Physicality Physically Rather Sound Think]
In rating ease of description as very important, we are essentially asserting a belief in quantitative knowledge - a belief that most of the key questions in our world sooner or later demand answers to 'by how much?' rather than merely to 'in which direction?' John Tuley
[ Answers Asserting Belief Demand Description Direction Ease Essentially How Important Key Knowledge Later Merely Most Much Our Quantitative Questions Rather Rating Sooner Than Very Which World]
My being a teacher had a decisive influence on making language and systems as simple as possible so that in my teaching, I could concentrate on the essential issues of programming rather than on details of language and notation. Niklaus Wirth
[ Being Concentrate Could Decisive Details Essential Had Influence Issues Language Making Notation Possible Programming Rather Simple Systems Teacher Teaching Than]
By imposing too great a responsibility, or rather, all responsibility, on yourself, you crush yourself. Franz Kafka
[ Crush Great Imposing Rather Responsibility Too Yourself]
Politics is human beings; it's addition rather than subtraction. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Addition Beings Human Politics Rather Than]
If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success. John D. Rockefeller Motivational
[ Accepted New Out Paths Rather Should Strike Succeed Success Than Travel Want Worn]
When you have vision it affects your attitude. Your attitude is optimistic rather than pessimistic. Charles R. Swindoll
[ Affects Attitude Optimistic Pessimistic Rather Than Vision Your]
Capitalism is not an economic system, but a world-outlook, or rather, a part of a whole world-outlook. Francis Parker Yockey
[ Capitalism Economic Part Rather System Whole]
If one wants another only for some self-satisfaction, usually in the form of sensual pleasure, that wrong desire takes the form of lust rather than love. Mortimer Adler
[ Another Desire Form Love Lust Only Pleasure Rather Self-Satisfaction Sensual Some Takes Than Usually Wants Wrong]
I'm going to college. I don't care if it ruins my career. I'd rather be smart than a movie star. Natalie Portman
[ Care Career College Going Movie Rather Ruins Smart Star Than]
There may be a new album, and there may not. Right now, we're encouraging bootlegging because there have been some great live things that ended up on the Internet. Rather than try to stop it, we like it. If nobody gave a crap about you, they wouldn't bother to bootleg you. Burton Cummings
[ Album Because Been Bootleg Bother Crap Encouraging Ended Gave Great Internet Live May New Nobody Now Rather Right Some Stop Than Things Try Up]
That though the radiance which was once so bright be now forever taken from my sight. Though nothing can bring back the hour of splendor in the grass, glory in the flower. We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind. William Wordsworth
[ Back Behind Bright Bring Find Flower Forever Glory Grass Grieve Hour Nothing Now Once Radiance Rather Remains Sight Splendor Strength Taken Though Which Will]
We know that this man has a proven record of being a 'strict constructionist.' Our President has given us his word that he will interpret the Constitution rather than make new laws from the bench. Rod Parsley
[ Being Bench Constitution Given His Interpret Know Laws Make Man New Our President Proven Rather Record Strict Than Us Will Word]
Law is not a profession at all, but rather a business service station and repair shop. Adlai E. Stevenson
[ Business Law Profession Rather Repair Service Shop Station]
I do not know whether there be, as a rule, more vocal expression of the sentiment of love between a man and a woman, than there is between two thrushes. They whistle and call to each other, guided by instinct rather than by reason. Anthony Trollope
[ Between Call Each Expression Guided Instinct Know Love Man More Other Rather Reason Rule Sentiment Than Two Vocal Whether Whistle Woman]
I would rather do movies because I'm very lazy and the hours are much easier. Michael Vartan
[ Because Easier Hours Lazy Movies Much Rather Very Would]
Sometimes I would almost rather have people take away years of my life than take away a moment. Pearl Bailey
[ Almost Away Life Moment Rather Sometimes Take Than Would Years]
It is, finally, a word is untimely in three different senses, and bearing it as one's treasure will not win one anyone's favours; one rather risks finding oneself outside everyone's camp... Beauty is the word that shall be our first. Hans Urs von Balthasar
[ Anyone Bearing Beauty Camp Different Everyone Favours Finally Finding First Oneself Our Outside Rather Risks Senses Shall Three Treasure Untimely Will Win Word]
They call it The New Avengers but it's really the old Avengers with new people except for me, looking rather fat and rather old. Patrick Macnee
[ Avengers Call Except Fat Looking New Old Rather Really]
I just did what I did and I still am. It makes you unpopular, maybe for a lifetime, but I'd rather do that than be popular and doubt what I am. Robert Barnes
[ Am Did Doubt Just Lifetime Makes Maybe Popular Rather Still Than Unpopular]
If a man is tongue-tied, don't laugh at him, but, rather, feel pity for him, as you would for a man with broken legs. Abraham Cahan
[ Broken Feel Him Laugh Legs Man Pity Rather Would]
I don't want my books to exclude anyone, but if they have to, then I would rather they excluded the people who feel they are too smart for them! Nick Hornby
[ Anyone Books Exclude Excluded Feel Rather Smart Them Then Too Want Would]
I'd rather regret the things I've done than regret the things I haven't done. Lucille Ball Wisdom
[ Done Haven Rather Regret Than Things]
I'd rather be running the game than playing it. Steven Brust
[ Game Playing Rather Running Than]
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim. Bertrand Russell
[ Competition Criminal Life Nothing Rather Than Victim]
We have to make their livelihoods viable, get them the proper prices for their produce, try and make them stay rather than sell their property and leave again. Paddy Ashdown
[ Again Get Leave Livelihoods Make Prices Produce Proper Property Rather Sell Stay Than Their Them Try Viable]
Women are like dogs really. They love like dogs, a little insistently. And they like to fetch and carry and come back wistfully after hard words, and learn rather easily to carry a basket. Mary Roberts Rinehart
[ After Back Basket Carry Come Dogs Easily Fetch Hard Learn Little Love Rather Really Women Words]
This possibility bothered me as I thought it was not advisable to remain in one academic environment, and the long dark winters in Edinburgh could be rather dismal. Paul Nurse
[ Academic Advisable Bothered Could Dark Dismal Edinburgh Environment Long Possibility Rather Remain Thought Winters]
I wanted to be a pianist but it just wasn't my thing. I guess I wanted to stand up rather than sit down. Steve Lacy
[ Down Guess Just Pianist Rather Sit Stand Than Thing Up Wanted]
The heart never grows better by age; I fear rather worse, always harder. A young liar will be an old one, and a young knave will only be a greater knave as he grows older. Lord Chesterfield
[ Age Always Better Fear Greater Grows Harder Heart Knave Liar Never Old Older Only Rather Will Worse Young]
I would rather have a competent extremist than an incompetent moderate. Leon Jaworski
[ Competent Extremist Incompetent Moderate Rather Than Would]
Justice is rather the activity of truth, than a virtue in itself. Truth tells us what is due to others, and justice renders that due. Injustice is acting a lie. Horace Walpole
[ Acting Activity Due Injustice Itself Justice Lie Others Rather Renders Tells Than Truth Us Virtue]
I'd rather lose my own money than someone else's. Dean Kamen Money
[ Else Lose Money Own Rather Someone Than]
To say that any people are not fit for freedom, is to make poverty their choice, and to say they had rather be loaded with taxes than not. Thomas Paine
[ Any Choice Fit Freedom Had Loaded Make Poverty Rather Say Taxes Than Their]
He uses statistics as a drunken man uses lamp posts - for support rather than for illumination. Andrew Lang
[ Drunken Illumination Lamp Man Posts Rather Statistics Support Than Uses]
We have now gone beyond 100 in number, and the desire to join seems rather to increase, though it was thought the foundations would retard it, it seems quite otherwise. Catherine McAuley
[ Beyond Desire Foundations Gone Increase Join Now Number Otherwise Quite Rather Retard Seems Though Thought Would]
I would rather start a family than finish one. Don Marquis Family
[ Family Finish Rather Start Than Would]
Well, yes, as I was a rather bad actor then and I wasn't making enough money, I thought, to make enough money to not make money as an actor, I'd better do some writing. Val Guest
[ Actor Bad Better Enough Make Making Money Rather Some Then Thought Well Writing Yes]
I had, toward the last, been shut off from all visitors, and so when the lawyer, Peter A. Hendricks, came and told me that friends of mine were willing to take charge of me if I would rather be with them than in the asylum, I was only too glad to give my consent. Nellie Bly
[ Asylum Been Came Charge Consent Friends Give Glad Had Last Lawyer Mine Off Only Peter Rather Shut Take Than Them Told Too Toward Visitors Were Willing Would]
Women are so much in love with compliments that rather than want them, they will compliment one another, yet mean no more by it than the men do. Samuel Richardson
[ Another Compliment Compliments Love Mean Men More Much Rather Than Them Want Will Women Yet]
I was never very good at exams, having a poor memory and finding the examination process rather artificial, and there never seemed to be enough time to follow up things that really interested me. Paul Nurse
[ Artificial Enough Examination Exams Finding Follow Good Having Interested Memory Never Poor Process Rather Really Seemed Things Time Up Very]
The really good idea is always traceable back quite a long way, often to a not very good idea which sparked off another idea that was only slightly better, which somebody else misunderstood in such a way that they then said something which was really rather interesting. John Cleese
[ Always Another Back Better Else Good Idea Interesting Long Misunderstood Off Often Only Quite Rather Really Said Slightly Somebody Something Sparked Such Then Traceable Very Way Which]
I'm inspired by the poets, so I'm always going to give in that direction, rather than in any other. It's the making of me... and also the downfall of me. Roy Harper
[ Also Always Any Direction Downfall Give Going Inspired Making Other Poets Rather Than]
Children need models rather than critics. Joseph Joubert
[ Children Critics Models Need Rather Than]
A company is stronger if it is bound by love rather than by fear. Herb Kelleher
[ Bound Company Fear Love Rather Stronger Than]
The abortion license has not brought freedom and security to women. Rather, it has ushered in a new era of irresponsibility toward women and children, one that now begins before birth. Robert Casey
[ Abortion Before Begins Birth Brought Children Era Freedom Irresponsibility License New Now Rather Security Toward Women]
I don't know why people keep banging on about the '60s. I came from a conventional family and I didn't go off with different people - I rather wish I had now, seeing all the fun everyone else was having. Jane Birkin
[ Banging Came Conventional Different Else Everyone Family Fun Go Had Having Keep Know Now Off Rather Seeing Why Wish]
There are nearly 200 countries and a population of over 6 billion in today's world. International affairs should be addressed by all countries through consultations rather than monopolised by a few powers. Li Peng
[ Addressed Affairs Billion Countries Few International Nearly Over Population Powers Rather Should Than Through Today World]
I prefer the rather old and battered, things with character, to the brand new. Rick Allen
[ Battered Brand Character New Old Prefer Rather Things]
We just did a show in Providence, Rhode Island, and we got three puppy shots before we even got on the air, which was great. Although sometimes you get flashed by some puppies that you'd rather not see. They're more like mongrels. Jerry Lawler
[ Air Although Before Did Even Flashed Get Got Great Island Just More Providence Puppies Puppy Rather Rhode See Shots Show Some Sometimes Three Which]
Since the reduction of risk factors is the scientific basis for primary prevention, the World Health Organization promotes the development of an integrated strategy for prevention of several diseases, rather than focusing on individual ones. Gro Harlem Brundtland
[ Basis Development Diseases Factors Focusing Health Individual Integrated Ones Organization Prevention Primary Promotes Rather Reduction Risk Scientific Several Since Strategy Than World]
I hope they get something of interest out of it, but I'd rather they all hate it and I like it, instead of vice versa... I make films to please myself first, and if the audience likes them, all the better. Terry Zwigoff
[ Audience Better Films First Get Hate Hope Instead Interest Likes Make Myself Out Please Rather Something Them Versa Vice]
I never had to choose a subject - my subject rather chose me. Ernest Hemingway
[ Choose Chose Had Never Rather Subject]
I would give up everything rather than have the blood of white men upon the hands of my people. Chief Joseph
[ Blood Everything Give Hands Men Rather Than Up Upon White Would]
I've always tried to fit what I do professionally into my family, rather than the other way around. Adam West
[ Always Around Family Fit Into Other Professionally Rather Than Tried Way]
Advertising generally works to reinforce consumer trends rather than to initiate them. Michael Schudson
[ Advertising Consumer Generally Initiate Rather Reinforce Than Them Trends Works]
And I sense it was a rather constructed, almost half narrative fiction film in some ways. A lot of it was staged and manipulated to get those things in there that I knew to be strong. Terry Zwigoff
[ Almost Constructed Fiction Film Get Half Knew Lot Manipulated Narrative Rather Sense Some Staged Strong Things Those Ways]
I am interested in anything about revolt, disorder, chaos-especially activity that seems to have no meaning. It seems to me to be the road toward freedom... Rather than starting inside, I start outside and reach the mental through the physical. Jim Morrison
[ Activity Am Anything Disorder Freedom Inside Interested Meaning Mental Outside Physical Rather Reach Revolt Road Seems Start Starting Than Through Toward]
I'd rather do a lot of movies than a TV series and do a lot of different roles than be stuck in one TV thing. Noah Hathaway
[ Different Lot Movies Rather Roles Series Stuck Than Thing Tv]
I like to have a thing suggested rather than told in full. When every detail is given, the mind rests satisfied, and the imagination loses the desire to use its own wings. Thomas Bailey Aldrich
[ Desire Detail Every Full Given Imagination Loses Mind Own Rather Rests Satisfied Suggested Than Thing Told Use Wings]
Rather than showing themselves to be an ally to the middle class by ending the AMT or repealing it for years to come, my Republican colleagues refused to include it in today's legislation and America's middle class will surely suffer that choice greatly. Ellen Tauscher
[ Ally America Choice Class Colleagues Come Ending Greatly Include Legislation Middle Rather Refused Repealing Republican Showing Suffer Surely Than Themselves Today Will Years]
Much of the debate over global warming is predicated on fear, rather than science. James Inhofe
[ Debate Fear Global Much Over Predicated Rather Science Than Warming]
I love the Midwest. I think about it every day. I wonder if I would rather have a little farm in the Midwest, in Illinois or Wisconsin, or would I rather have like a little getaway up in the mountains of Colorado. Joe Lando
[ Colorado Day Every Farm Illinois Little Love Midwest Mountains Rather Think Up Wisconsin Wonder Would]
Some struggle is healthy. If you can embrace it rather than be angry, you can use it as your pilot light. Damon Wayans
[ Angry Embrace Healthy Light Pilot Rather Some Struggle Than Use Your]
And I have this little litany of things they can do. And the first one, of course, is to write - every day, no excuses. It's so easy to make excuses. Even professional writers have days when they'd rather clean the toilet than do the writing. Octavia Butler
[ Clean Course Day Days Easy Even Every Excuses First Litany Little Make Professional Rather Than Things Toilet Write Writers Writing]
I appeal to the responsibility of the blocs and the major powers, not to seek security in the arms race, but rather in a meeting for joint disarmament and arms limitations. Gustav Heinemann
[ Appeal Arms Blocs Disarmament Joint Limitations Major Meeting Powers Race Rather Responsibility Security Seek]
I'd always liked to write, but I never wanted to be a writer, because it seemed a sissy occupation. It is. To this day, I find it terribly easy. And so, rather than trying to hunt up a text, I just wrote one. Daniel Pinkwater
[ Always Because Day Easy Find Hunt Just Liked Never Occupation Rather Seemed Sissy Terribly Text Than Trying Up Wanted Write Writer Wrote]
Objects in a park suggest static repose rather than any ongoing dialectic. Parks are finished landscapes for finished art . Robert Smithson
[ Any Art Dialectic Finished Landscapes Objects Ongoing Park Parks Rather Repose Static Suggest Than]
I confidently affirm that the greater part of those who are supposed to have died of gout, have died of the medicine rather than the disease - a statement in which I am supported by observation. Thomas Sydenham
[ Affirm Am Confidently Died Disease Gout Greater Medicine Observation Part Rather Statement Supported Supposed Than Those Which]
The wish to acquire more is admittedly a very natural and common thing; and when men succeed in this they are always praised rather than condemned. But when they lack the ability to do so and yet want to acquire more at all costs, they deserve condemnation for their mistakes. Niccolo Machiavelli
[ Ability Acquire Admittedly Always Common Condemnation Condemned Costs Deserve Lack Men Mistakes More Natural Praised Rather Succeed Than Their Thing Very Want Wish Yet]
Often there are players who have only football as a way of expressing themselves and never develop other interests. And when they no longer play football, they no longer do anything; they no longer exist, or rather they have the sensation of no longer existing. Eric Cantona
[ Anything Develop Exist Existing Expressing Football Interests Longer Never Often Only Other Play Players Rather Sensation Themselves Way]
You'd rather have a surplus versus a shortage in your position. Kenneth Lay
[ Position Rather Shortage Surplus Versus Your]
The things journalists should pay attention to are the issues the political leadership agrees on, rather than to their supposed antagonisms. Michael Pollan
[ Agrees Antagonisms Attention Issues Journalists Leadership Pay Political Rather Should Supposed Than Their Things]
I had rather be called a journalist than an artist. H. G. Wells
[ Artist Called Had Journalist Rather Than]
I'd rather go to the dentist... but I'm going. Phil Gramm
[ Dentist Go Going Rather]
A leopard does not change his spots, or change his feeling that spots are rather a credit. Ivy Compton-Burnett
[ Change Credit Does Feeling His Leopard Rather Spots]
And that's what happened to that show. It started ordinary, it started really rather bad. As I said, there was a review that said, really, we think the commercials are better than the show. And then it gradually developed. Patrick Macnee
[ Bad Better Commercials Developed Gradually Happened Ordinary Rather Really Review Said Show Started Than Then Think]
I wouldn't go back on my old days, though; everybody needs to have their wild years. It's just a question of when and I'd rather have had them early than be doing it as a mid-life crisis type thing. Rob Lowe
[ Back Crisis Days Doing Early Everybody Go Had Just Mid-Life Mid-Life Needs Old Question Rather Than Their Them Thing Though Type Wild Years]
Bernard always had a few prayers in the hall and some whiskey afterwards as he was rather pious. Daisy Ashford
[ Afterwards Always Bernard Few Had Hall Pious Prayers Rather Some Whiskey]
I'd rather go back to waitressing than play a character that I hate. Julianna Margulies
[ Back Character Go Hate Play Rather Than Waitressing]
I'd rather be a could-be if I cannot be an are; because a could-be is a maybe who is reaching for a star. I'd rather be a has-been than a might-have-been, by far; for a might have-been has never been, but a has was once an are. Milton Berle
[ Because Been Cannot Far Has-Been Maybe Might Never Once Rather Reaching Star Than]
Look at market fluctuations as your friend rather than your enemy; profit from folly rather than participate in it. Warren Buffett
[ Enemy Fluctuations Folly Friend Look Market Participate Profit Rather Than Your]
Man is wise and constantly in quest of more wisdom; but the ultimate wisdom, which deals with beginnings, remains locked in a seed. There it lies, the simplest fact of the universe and at the same time the one which calls forth faith rather than reason. Hal Borland
[ Beginnings Calls Constantly Deals Fact Faith Forth Lies Locked Man More Quest Rather Reason Remains Same Seed Simplest Than Time Ultimate Universe Which Wisdom Wise]
I'd rather play in front of a full house than an empty crowd. Johnny Giles
[ Crowd Empty Front Full House Play Rather Than]
I'm sure any vocal teacher that listens to me would rather cut my throat than do anything - I do everything all wrong - but I think for me that's the best - because I don't think I have a voice so I think what I project would be style - if I learned to sing I'd lose my style. Julie London
[ Any Anything Because Best Cut Everything Learned Listens Lose Project Rather Sing Style Sure Teacher Than Think Throat Vocal Voice Would Wrong]
I am concerned, rather, that there should not be more things dreamt of in my philosophy than there actually are in heaven and earth. Nelson Goodman
[ Actually Am Concerned Dreamt Earth Heaven More Philosophy Rather Should Than Things]
I would rather my films be well-known than I be well-known. Patrice Leconte
[ Films Rather Than Well-Known Would]
I see my body as an instrument, rather than an ornament. Alanis Morissette
[ Body Instrument Ornament Rather See Than]
I have always done films with friends rather than strangers. Sanjay Dutt
[ Always Done Films Friends Rather Strangers Than]
I reject that. I would rather recruit a Racist left winger than a right winger. Tom Metzger
[ Left Rather Recruit Reject Right Than Winger Would]
Vanity is a mark of humility rather than of pride. Jonathan Swift
[ Humility Mark Pride Rather Than Vanity]
We were interested in this notion of compression- a lot of the songs were really short so that you'd absorb them in memory rather than when you're actually hearing them. Arto Lindsay
[ Absorb Actually Hearing Interested Lot Memory Notion Rather Really Short Songs Than Them Were]
It is not the end of the physical body that should worry us. Rather, our concern must be to live while we're alive - to release our inner selves from the spiritual death that comes with living behind a facade designed to conform to external definitions of who and what we are. Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
[ Alive Behind Body Comes Concern Conform Death Definitions Designed End External Facade Inner Live Living Must Our Physical Rather Release Selves Should Spiritual Us While Worry]
Every time I took a long leave from home, I felt as if I were going to conquer the world. Or rather, take possession of what is my birthright, my inheritance. Ella Maillart
[ Birthright Conquer Every Felt Going Home Inheritance Leave Long Possession Rather Take Time Took Were World]
I prefer to bring these to the service of story rather than to let them replace narrative. James Gunn
[ Bring Narrative Prefer Rather Replace Service Story Than Them These]
It would be curious to know what leads a man to become a stationer rather than a baker, when he is no longer compelled, as among the Egyptians, to succeed to his father's craft. Honore de Balzac
[ Among Baker Become Compelled Craft Curious Egyptians Father His Know Leads Longer Man Rather Succeed Than Would]
Man is not the sum of what he has already, but rather the sum of what he does not yet have, of what he could have. Jean-Paul Sartre
[ Already Could Does Man Rather Sum Yet]
I abhor a hoe. I am fond of flowers but not of dirt, and had rather buy them than cultivate them. Lyman Abbott
[ Abhor Am Buy Cultivate Dirt Flowers Fond Had Rather Than Them]
Most recently we've been working in concert situations rather than clubs. because there aren't too many rooms there like Ronnie Scott's, that are pure music rooms, where people come specifically to listen to music. Chuck Mangione
[ Because Been Clubs Come Concert Listen Many Most Music Pure Rather Recently Ronnie Rooms Scott Situations Specifically Than Too Where Working]
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me. John Cleese Business
[ Being Bland Businessman Comes Cruel Easy Find Incompetent Naturally Portray Rather]
The consideration of change over the century is about loss, though I think that social change is gain rather than loss. Penelope Lively
[ Century Change Consideration Gain Loss Over Rather Social Than Think Though]
So tonight I propose one more step that I would rather not propose. I ask the most fortunate among us, those citizens earning over $100,000 per year, for one year, to pay an additional one percent on the income they receive. Mitch Daniels
[ Additional Among Ask Citizens Earning Fortunate Income More Most Over Pay Per Percent Propose Rather Receive Step Those Tonight Us Would Year]
I had certain physical limitations that made me change the choreography for myself or made me more interested in choreography only rather than dancing. I have never been a person who wanted to just dance. I have always been interested in developing for other people. Katherine Dunham
[ Always Been Certain Change Choreography Dance Dancing Developing Had Interested Just Limitations Made More Myself Never Only Other Person Physical Rather Than Wanted]
The being without an opinion is so painful to human nature that most people will leap to a hasty opinion rather than undergo it. Walter Bagehot
[ Being Hasty Human Leap Most Nature Opinion Painful Rather Than Undergo Will Without]
Everything I've ever done, in the writing world, has been to expand articulation, rather than to close it. Toni Morrison
[ Articulation Been Close Done Ever Everything Expand Rather Than World Writing]
The ruling idea of the politician - stated rather bluntly - is that those who are opposed to him exist for the purpose of being made to serve his ends, if he can get power enough in his hands to force these ends upon them. Auberon Herbert
[ Being Bluntly Ends Enough Exist Force Get Hands Him His Idea Made Opposed Politician Power Purpose Rather Ruling Serve Stated Them These Those Upon]
In the original script, my character was a basketball player rather than a boxer. I didn't think I could pull that off. I'm a little short to be a basketball player! Eddie Murphy
[ Basketball Boxer Character Could Little Off Original Player Pull Rather Script Short Than Think]
I'd definitely rather be rich than famous. Radha Mitchell
[ Definitely Famous Rather Rich Than]
The trouble with being a ghostwriter or artist is that you must remain rather anonymously without credit. If one wants the credit, one has to cease being a ghost and become a leader or innovator. Bob Kane
[ Anonymously Artist Become Being Cease Credit Ghost Innovator Leader Must Rather Remain Trouble Wants Without]
Do not take up music unless you would rather die than not do so. Nadia Boulanger
[ Die Music Rather Take Than Unless Up Would]
What I dream of is an art of balance, of purity and serenity devoid of troubling or depressing subject matter - a soothing, calming influence on the mind, rather like a good armchair which provides relaxation from physical fatigue. Henri Matisse
[ Armchair Art Balance Calming Depressing Devoid Dream Fatigue Good Influence Matter Mind Physical Provides Purity Rather Relaxation Serenity Soothing Subject Troubling Which]
I would rather die than do something which I know to be a sin, or to be against God's will. Joan of Arc
[ Against Die God Know Rather Sin Something Than Which Will Would]
I consider a goal as a journey rather than a destination. And each year I set a new goal. Curtis Carlson
[ Consider Destination Each Goal Journey New Rather Set Than Year]
I love TV. I know all the theme songs from the shows I watch. I'm not one of those who'd rather be a movie star. I prefer TV because of the rushed way of working-on a movie set, you sit around and wait and wait to do a scene because they're adjusting the lights. Dana Hill
[ Adjusting Around Because Know Lights Love Movie Prefer Rather Rushed Scene Set Shows Sit Songs Star Theme Those Tv Wait Watch Way]
My submission to you is we're fighting the war on terror not overseas but in our own streets, and we'd be spending vast more fortunes to try to be a defensive country to protect ourselves rather than an offensive country to spread democracy wherever people yearn for it. Johnny Isakson
[ Country Defensive Democracy Fighting Fortunes More Offensive Our Ourselves Overseas Own Protect Rather Spending Spread Streets Submission Terror Than Try Vast War Wherever Yearn]
I would rather earn 1% off a 100 people's efforts than 100% of my own efforts. John D. Rockefeller
[ Earn Efforts Off Own Rather Than Would]
I'd rather go naked than wear fur. Christy Turlington
[ Fur Go Naked Rather Than Wear]
I would rather have a million friends than a million dollars. Eddie Rickenbacker
[ Dollars Friends Million Rather Than Would]
The great end of education is to discipline rather than to furnish the mind; to train it to the use of its own powers, rather than fill it with the accumulation of others. Tryon Edwards
[ Accumulation Discipline Education End Fill Furnish Great Mind Others Own Powers Rather Than Train Use]
Well, all the plays that I was trying to write were plays that would grab an audience by the throat and not release them, rather than presenting an emotion which you could observe and walk away from. Arthur Miller
[ Audience Away Could Emotion Grab Observe Plays Presenting Rather Release Than Them Throat Trying Walk Well Were Which Would Write]
I always value my large kitchen because it was better to do everything there, you wash up, you do everything, rather than messing up another room and I pop my typewriter just next to it. So I still write now but I was doing more writing when the children were younger. Buchi Emecheta
[ Always Another Because Better Children Doing Everything Just Kitchen Large Messing More Next Now Pop Rather Room Still Than Typewriter Up Value Wash Were Write Writing Younger]
There are works of literature whose influence is strong but indirect because it is mediated through the whole of the culture rather than immediately through imitation. Wordsworth is the case that comes to mind. J. M. Coetzee
[ Because Case Comes Culture Imitation Immediately Indirect Influence Literature Mind Rather Strong Than Through Whole Whose Wordsworth Works]
That which is given with pride and ostentation is rather an ambition than a bounty. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Ambition Bounty Given Ostentation Pride Rather Than Which]
I used to think it a pity that her mother rather than she had not thought of birth control. Muriel Spark
[ Birth Control Had Her Mother Pity Rather She Than Think Thought Used]
I would rather drudge out my life on a cotton plantation, till the grave opened to give me rest, than to live with an unprincipled master and a jealous mistress. Harriet Ann Jacobs
[ Cotton Drudge Give Grave Jealous Life Live Master Mistress Opened Out Plantation Rather Rest Than Till Unprincipled Would]
Rather than hearing from the city council president, you'd hear from sources all across the country. Jack Kelley
[ Across City Council Country Hear Hearing President Rather Sources Than]
The functions of these elders, therefore, determine the power of the people; for a representative is one chosen by others to do in their name what they are entitled to do in their own persons; or rather to exercise the powers which radically inhere in those for whom they act. Charles Hodge
[ Act Chosen Determine Elders Entitled Exercise Functions Name Others Own Persons Power Powers Radically Rather Representative Their Therefore These Those Which Whom]
I should have been trying to build a career, rather than leaving it in the hands of somebody else. Ray Walston
[ Been Build Career Else Hands Leaving Rather Should Somebody Than Trying]
CBS news anchor Dan Rather has interviewed Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein. When asked what it was like to talk to a crazy man, Saddam said, 'It's not so bad.' Conan O'Brien
[ Anchor Asked Bad Cbs Crazy Dan Dictator Hussein Interviewed Iraqi Man News Rather Saddam Said Talk]
What is needed, rather than running away or controlling or suppressing or any other resistance, is understanding fear; that means, watch it, learn about it, come directly into contact with it. We are to learn about fear, not how to escape from it. Jiddu Krishnamurti
[ Any Away Come Contact Controlling Directly Escape Fear How Into Learn Means Needed Other Rather Resistance Running Suppressing Than Understanding Watch]
If we would build on a sure foundation in friendship, we must love friends for their sake rather than for our own. Charlotte Bronte
[ Build Foundation Friends Friendship Love Must Our Own Rather Sake Sure Than Their Would]
I'd rather play here in this small bar and just do a good show. Because it's fun and there's no expectations, it's encouragement to be different, do something new. Bill Kreutzmann
[ Bar Because Different Encouragement Expectations Fun Good Here Just New Play Rather Show Small Something]
At the end of my trial, I was rather hoping the judge would send me to Australia for the rest of my life. Jeffrey Archer
[ Australia End Hoping Judge Life Rather Rest Send Trial Would]
I'd rather have ten people who are mad for it than ten thousand who aren't. Peter Hook
[ Mad Rather Ten Than Thousand]
It's not worth doing something unless you were doing something that someone, somewere, would much rather you weren't doing. Terry Pratchett
[ Doing Much Rather Someone Something Unless Were Weren Worth Would]
I think homes should reflect the individuals and their individual taste rather than someone else's. Julie London
[ Else Homes Individual Individuals Rather Reflect Should Someone Taste Than Their Think]
We decided to play the NEC because we were asked to, and because we actually rather like the place: we've always enjoyed doing it before. We don't often get sensible offers to play in the UK, so most years we just play on the mainland, with the occasional exotic detour. Andrew Eldritch
[ Actually Always Asked Because Before Decided Detour Doing Enjoyed Exotic Get Just Mainland Most Occasional Offers Often Place Play Rather Sensible Uk Were Years]
I want to talk about jobs and health care and pension security and what we're going to do to stop the brain drain in Ohio and make it possible for our young people to stay here and build a life in Ohio rather than in Pennsylvania or West Virginia or God knows where. Ted Strickland
[ Brain Build Care Drain God Going Health Here Jobs Knows Life Make Ohio Our Pennsylvania Pension Possible Rather Security Stay Stop Talk Than Virginia Want West Where Young]
The press these days should be rather careful about its role. We may have acquired some tendencies about over-involvement that we had better overcome. Katherine Graham
[ Acquired Better Careful Days Had May Overcome Press Rather Role Should Some Tendencies These]
I am depressed rather at the wave of brutality sweeping over the country. John Burns
[ Am Brutality Country Depressed Over Rather Sweeping Wave]
Here I am trying to live, or rather, I am trying to teach the death within me how to live. Jean Cocteau
[ Am Death Here How Live Rather Teach Trying Within]
Even though worker capacity and motivation are destroyed when leaders choose power over productivity, it appears that bosses would rather be in control than have the organization work well. Margaret J. Wheatley
[ Appears Bosses Capacity Choose Control Destroyed Even Leaders Motivation Organization Over Power Productivity Rather Than Though Well Work Worker Would]
If it is a crime to love the South, its cause and its President, then I am a criminal. I would rather lie down in this prison and die than leave it owing allegiance to a government such as yours. Belle Boyd
[ Allegiance Am Cause Crime Criminal Die Down Government Leave Lie Love Owing President Prison Rather South Such Than Then Would Yours]
I'm not someone who's led my life trying to get publicity; I'd rather do my work and go home. Kevin Spacey
[ Get Go Home Led Life Publicity Rather Someone Trying Work]
I try to make sure that the Buddhism is more or less implicit in the music rather than explicit. Duncan Sheik
[ Buddhism Explicit Implicit Less Make More Music Rather Sure Than Try]
A diplomat had been kidnapped, a cabinet minister had been kidnapped, they were under threats of murder. The police forces were rather tired. After a whole week, we were unable to find those that had effected the kidnappings. Robert Bourassa
[ After Been Cabinet Diplomat Effected Find Forces Had Kidnapped Minister Murder Police Rather Those Threats Tired Unable Under Week Were Whole]
Far too many executives have become more concerned with the "four P's" - pay, perks, power and prestige - rather than making profits for shareholders. T. Boone Pickens
[ Become Concerned Executives Far Four Making Many More Pay Perks Power Prestige Profits Rather Shareholders Than Too]
I would rather have gotten married than have a Hollywood contract. Jennifer O'Neill
[ Contract Gotten Hollywood Married Rather Than Would]
I'd rather break stones on the king's highway than hem a handkerchief. Anne Sullivan Macy
[ Break Handkerchief Hem Highway King Rather Stones Than]
I find the selectivity of erotic love - the choice of this man or this woman - much more intelligible if liking the person is the origin of sexual interest, rather than the other way. Mortimer Adler
[ Choice Find Intelligible Interest Liking Love Man More Much Origin Other Person Rather Sexual Than Way Woman]
I'd rather have a part where you walk into a room and you leave. That's perfect for me. Amy Sedaris
[ Into Leave Part Perfect Rather Room Walk Where]
I would rather write for the instruction, or even the amusement of the poor than for the amusement of the rich. Frederick Marryat
[ Amusement Even Instruction Poor Rather Rich Than Would Write]
When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives means the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our wounds with a warm and tender hand. Henri Nouwen Friendship
[ Advice Ask Chosen Cures Find Giving Hand Honestly Instead Lives Means Most Often Our Ourselves Pain Person Rather Share Solutions Tender Those Touch Us Warm Which Wounds]
We ought not to be looking for something spectacular but rather develop a plan in conjunction with the White House to work our way out of this problem over the next six weeks. Robert Teeter
[ Conjunction Develop House Looking Next Ought Our Out Over Plan Problem Rather Six Something Spectacular Way Weeks White Work]
Another great evil arising from this desire to be thought rich; or rather, from the desire not to be thought poor, is the destructive thing which has been honored by the name of "speculation"; but which ought to be called Gambling. William Cobbett
[ Another Arising Been Called Desire Destructive Evil Gambling Great Honored Name Ought Poor Rather Rich Speculation Thing Thought Which]
All myths that are something more than fancies gain rather than lose in value with time, by reason of the accretions of human experience. Richard Le Gallienne
[ Experience Fancies Gain Human Lose More Myths Rather Reason Something Than Time Value]
Too many problem-solving sessions become battlegrounds where decisions are made based on power rather than intelligence. Margaret J. Wheatley
[ Based Become Decisions Intelligence Made Many Power Problem-Solving Rather Sessions Than Too Where]
I notice increasing reluctance on the part of marketing executives to use judgment; they are coming to rely too much on research, and they use it as a drunkard uses a lamp post for support, rather than for illumination. David Ogilvy
[ Coming Drunkard Executives Illumination Increasing Judgment Lamp Marketing Much Notice Part Post Rather Reluctance Rely Research Support Than Too Use Uses]
Start with what is right rather than what is acceptable. Franz Kafka
[ Acceptable Rather Right Start Than]
I see TV as a picture medium rather than a narrative medium. Brian Eno
[ Medium Narrative Picture Rather See Than Tv]
Serious art has been the work of individual artists whose art has had nothing to do with style because they were not in the least connected with the style or the needs of the masses. Their work arose rather in defiance of their times. Franz Marc
[ Arose Art Artists Because Been Connected Defiance Had Individual Least Masses Needs Nothing Rather Serious Style Their Times Were Whose Work]
If you ask me a question, don't tell me what the question is in advance, 'cause I'd rather not know. Geraldine Ferraro
[ Advance Ask Cause Know Question Rather Tell]
My mother gave me a push. If I hadn't had her, maybe I wouldn't have had the push. If I hadn't gone to military school, maybe I wouldn't have decided to get with the program. Maybe I'd be running a bulldozer, rather than going on and doing something more. Sam Donaldson
[ Decided Doing Gave Get Going Gone Had Hadn Her Maybe Military More Mother Program Push Rather Running School Something Than]
I also found being called Sir rather silly. Harold Pinter
[ Also Being Called Found Rather Silly Sir]
So, I kind of rather was hoping that people thought it would have a nice mixture of different topics and it also takes in the fact that I've had two children recently. Jo Brand
[ Also Children Different Fact Had Hoping Kind Mixture Nice Rather Recently Takes Thought Topics Two Would]
It is really hard to do comedy; it takes a lot of energy and focus. It's rather like music: It's a lot of hitting notes precisely. Christine Baranski
[ Comedy Energy Focus Hard Hitting Lot Music Notes Precisely Rather Really Takes]
A lot of people would rather tour sewers than visit their cousins. Jane Howard
[ Cousins Lot Rather Than Their Tour Visit Would]
No new projects at the moment. There are restrictions to how much I can take on. And I need to finish those that I am committed to do before thinking ahead. But I'd rather they take final shape before we talk of them. Amitabh Bachchan
[ Ahead Am Before Committed Final Finish How Moment Much Need New Projects Rather Restrictions Shape Take Talk Them Thinking Those]
Rather than lose the public because television is here, wouldn't it be smart to adopt television as our instrument? Adolph Zukor
[ Adopt Because Here Instrument Lose Our Public Rather Smart Television Than]
If people have split views about your work, I think it's flattering. I'd rather have them feel something about it than dismiss it. Stephen Sondheim
[ Dismiss Feel Flattering Rather Something Split Than Them Think Views Work Your]
Many come to bring their clothes to church rather than themselves. Thomas Fuller
[ Bring Church Clothes Come Many Rather Than Their Themselves]
You know, the Oscar I was awarded for The Untouchables is a wonderful thing, but I can honestly say that I'd rather have won the U.S. Open Golf Tournament. Sean Connery
[ Awarded Golf Honestly Know Open Oscar Rather Say Thing Tournament Won Wonderful]
A World is not an ideology nor a scientific institution, nor is it even a system of ideologies; rather, it is a structure of unconscious relations and symbiotic processes. William Irwin Thompson
[ Even Ideologies Ideology Institution Nor Processes Rather Relations Scientific Structure Symbiotic System Unconscious World]
Insurgents throughout Iraq continue to threaten our efforts and pose a danger to stability in the region. They fight not for their country, but rather against ours. Paul Gillmor
[ Against Continue Country Danger Efforts Fight Insurgents Iraq Our Ours Pose Rather Region Stability Their Threaten Throughout]
I'd rather attempt to do something great and fail than to attempt to do nothing and succeed. Robert H. Schuller
[ Attempt Fail Great Nothing Rather Something Succeed Than]
With millions of family wage manufacturing jobs lost since 2001, we need an energy bill that takes bold action to tap into American ingenuity in order to lead the world in new clean energy technology, rather than playing catch-up to the Japanese, Danish, and Germans. Jay Inslee
[ Action American Bill Bold Clean Danish Energy Family Germans Ingenuity Into Japanese Jobs Lead Lost Manufacturing Millions Need New Order Playing Rather Since Takes Tap Technology Than Wage World]
Politics is the chloroform of the Irish people, or rather the hashish. Oliver St. John
[ Chloroform Irish Politics Rather]
I can tell you that I'd rather be kissed by my dogs than by some people I've known. Bob Barker
[ Dogs Kissed Known Rather Some Tell Than]
And our size: The company this year is going to be close to $50 billion, so if that's the case and you can continue to grow that fast, I would rather put my energies to solving customer problems and growing our business than worrying about integrating and laying people off. Kevin Rollins
[ Billion Business Case Close Company Continue Customer Energies Fast Going Grow Growing Integrating Laying Off Our Problems Put Rather Size Solving Than Worrying Would Year]
I'd rather promote New York than anything else in this world because New York to me means the world. Donna Karan
[ Anything Because Else Means New Promote Rather Than World York]
I'd much rather turn down a starring role in a bad picture and do a small role in a very good picture. Rod Taylor
[ Bad Down Good Much Picture Rather Role Small Starring Turn Very]
Your true traveller finds boredom rather agreeable than painful. It is the symbol of his liberty - his excessive freedom. He accepts his boredom, when it comes, not merely philosophically, but almost with pleasure. Aldous Huxley
[ Accepts Agreeable Almost Boredom Comes Excessive Finds Freedom His Liberty Merely Painful Philosophically Pleasure Rather Symbol Than Traveller True Your]
After all, one knows one's weak points so well, that it's rather bewildering to have the critics overlook them and invent others. Edith Wharton
[ After Bewildering Critics Invent Knows Others Overlook Points Rather Them Weak Well]
I want to do exactly what I want to do. I'd rather gamble on the box office than beg for a grant. Mikhail Baryshnikov
[ Beg Box Exactly Gamble Grant Office Rather Than Want]
Middle age is when a guy keeps turning off lights for economical rather than romantic reasons. Lillian Gordy Carter
[ Age Economical Guy Keeps Lights Middle Off Rather Reasons Romantic Than Turning]
I think that Americans should gradually begin to adopt positive behavior rather than doing evil. They should not expect an immediate reaction in return for their positive measures. It will take time. Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
[ Adopt Americans Begin Behavior Doing Evil Expect Gradually Immediate Measures Positive Rather Reaction Return Should Take Than Their Think Time Will]
I'd rather get a nice warmup suit. That's something I can use. Gold medals just sit there. When I get old, maybe I could sell them if I need the money. Eric Heiden
[ Could Get Gold Just Maybe Medals Money Need Nice Old Rather Sell Sit Something Suit Them Use]
I've got the best of all worlds. It's every actor's dream to wake up in New York City and go to an acting job rather than to a restaurant to wash dirty dishes. And I live so close to the studios that I ride my bike to work. Christopher Meloni
[ Acting Actor Best Bike City Close Dirty Dishes Dream Every Go Got Job Live New Rather Restaurant Ride Studios Than Up Wake Wash Work Worlds York]
Choose a wife rather by your ear than your eye. Thomas Fuller
[ Choose Ear Eye Rather Than Wife Your]
I am rather in favour of dealing with teenage hooliganism. James Callaghan
[ Am Dealing Favour Rather Teenage]
Applause should be an emotional response to the music, rather than a regulated social duty. Emanuel Ax
[ Applause Duty Emotional Music Rather Regulated Response Should Social Than]
If the director says you can do better, particularly in a love scene, then it is rather embarrassing. Julie Andrews
[ Better Director Embarrassing Love Particularly Rather Says Scene Then]
Studios are passe for me. I'd rather play in a garage, in a truck, or a rehearsal hall, a club, or a basement. Neil Young
[ Basement Club Garage Hall Passe Play Rather Rehearsal Studios Truck]
I appreciate the sentiment that I am a popular woman in computer gaming circles; but I prefer being thought of as a computer game designer rather than a woman computer game designer. I don't put myself into gender mode when designing a game. Roberta Williams
[ Am Appreciate Being Circles Computer Designer Designing Game Gaming Gender Into Mode Myself Popular Prefer Put Rather Sentiment Than Thought Woman]
I've never met or spoken to David Lee Roth, yet it's rather ironic that even he's saying Eddie's lying about things. I'm saying he's not telling the truth, yet Eddie insists that the two of us are lying! You be the judge. Sammy Hagar
[ David Eddie Even Insists Ironic Judge Lee Lying Met Never Rather Roth Saying Spoken Telling Things Truth Two Us Yet]
I'd rather rot on my own floor than be found by a bunch of bingo players in a nursing home. Florence King
[ Bingo Bunch Floor Found Home Nursing Own Players Rather Rot Than]
I would rather the man who presents something for my consideration subject me to a zephyr of truth and a gentle breeze of responsibility rather than blow me down with a curtain of hot wind. Grover Cleveland
[ Blow Breeze Consideration Curtain Down Gentle Hot Man Presents Rather Responsibility Something Subject Than Truth Wind Would]
Democracies are indeed slow to make war, but once embarked upon a martial venture are equally slow to make peace and reluctant to make a tolerable, rather than a vindictive, peace. Reinhold Niebuhr
[ Democracies Embarked Equally Indeed Make Martial Once Peace Rather Reluctant Slow Than Tolerable Upon Venture Vindictive War]
Some Critics on the Hearth are not only good-natured, but have rather too high, or, if that is impossible, let us say too pronounced, an opinion of the abilities of their literary friends. James Payn
[ Abilities Critics Friends Good-Natured Good-Natured Hearth High Impossible Literary Only Opinion Pronounced Rather Say Some Their Too Us]
Reality doesn't bite, rather our perception of reality bites. Anthony J. D'Angelo
[ Bite Bites Our Perception Rather Reality]
I would rather have a nod from an American, than a snuff- box from an emperor. George Byron
[ American Box Emperor Nod Rather Than Would]
When you are caring about your children perhaps you always have to remember at what point you can become over involved because of something you need rather than something the child needs. Frank Shorter
[ Always Because Become Caring Child Children Involved Need Needs Over Perhaps Point Rather Remember Something Than Your]
I was uncomfortable writing fiction. My love was the personal essay, rather than the novel. Alain de Botton
[ Essay Fiction Love Novel Personal Rather Than Uncomfortable Writing]
But I tend to think of the expressive part of me as rather tedious - never curious or responsive, but blind and self-serving. Mark Strand
[ Blind Curious Expressive Never Part Rather Responsive Self-Serving Tedious Tend Think]
So I think rather than being attracted so much now to working with my heroes, I'm sort of more attracted to working with completely unlikely strangers because it's more exciting really. Neil Finn
[ Attracted Because Being Completely Exciting Heroes More Much Now Rather Really Sort Strangers Than Think Unlikely Working]
As a confirmed individualist I certainly do not wish to underrate the influence of the individual, for the masses do not lead the individual; rather, in the individual is vested the capacity to lead the masses. Gustav Stresemann
[ Capacity Certainly Confirmed Individual Individualist Influence Lead Masses Rather Underrate Vested Wish]
Here lies W. C. Fields. I would rather be living in Philadelphia. W. C. Fields
[ Fields Here Lies Living Philadelphia Rather Would]
I continue to believe, contrary to the given wisdom, that it's more interesting to have an album - or, indeed, an individual song - which has variety rather than homogeneity. Peter Hammill
[ Album Believe Continue Contrary Given Homogeneity Indeed Individual Interesting More Rather Song Than Variety Which Wisdom]
So I took it as a very positive sign that the club came to me rather than the other way round. Dennis Bergkamp
[ Came Club Other Positive Rather Round Sign Than Took Very Way]
Grieve not, then, if your sons seem to desert you, but rejoice, rather, seeing the will of God done gladly. Jim Elliot
[ Desert Done Gladly God Grieve Rather Rejoice Seeing Seem Sons Then Will Your]
On the same line of reasoning, if Australians were to be Australians, or rather if Australians were as separate from any other nation as Australia from any other land, there would be no jealousy between them on England's account. Henry Lawson
[ Account Any Australia Australians Between England Jealousy Land Line Nation Other Rather Reasoning Same Separate Them Were Would]
Freedom is not a gift nor does it simply exist for us to have, but rather it is a sacred duty, and its blessed yield of hope is born from none other than the blood of the innocent. Bryant H. McGill
[ Blessed Blood Born Does Duty Exist Freedom Gift Hope Innocent None Nor Other Rather Sacred Simply Than Us Yield]
Americans no longer look to government for economic security; rather, they look to their portfolios. Bill Owens Government
[ Americans Economic Government Longer Look Portfolios Rather Security Their]
One's destination is never a place but rather a new way of looking at things. Henry Miller
[ Destination Looking Never New Place Rather Things Way]
Women's courage is rather different from men's. The fact that women have to bring up children and look after husbands makes them braver at facing long-term issues, such as illness. Men are more immediately courageous. Lots of people are brave in battle. Mary Wesley
[ After Battle Brave Braver Bring Children Courage Courageous Different Facing Fact Husbands Illness Immediately Issues Long-Term Look Lots Makes Men More Rather Such Them Up Women]
I would have been glad to have lived under my wood side, and to have kept a flock of sheep, rather than to have undertaken this government. Oliver Cromwell
[ Been Flock Glad Government Kept Lived Rather Sheep Side Than Under Undertaken Wood Would]
Dan Rather is guilty of not being skeptical enough about a story that was politically loaded. Bill O'Reilly
[ Being Dan Enough Guilty Loaded Politically Rather Skeptical Story]
I think there are a lot of technocrats in the business who would much rather work with just wheels and gears and machinery. Those things interest them more than humanity and I wish them the best of luck. Ron Perlman
[ Best Business Gears Humanity Interest Just Lot Luck Machinery More Much Rather Than Them Things Think Those Wheels Wish Work Would]
I was an observer. I liked to listen rather than openly express myself. This trait is something that I've retained over the years. Giorgio Armani
[ Express Liked Listen Myself Observer Openly Over Rather Retained Something Than Trait Years]
No wonder the film industry started in the desert in California where, like all desert dwellers, they dream their buildings, rather than design them. Arthur Erickson
[ Buildings California Desert Design Dream Dwellers Film Industry Rather Started Than Their Them Where Wonder]
Let us change our traditional attitude to the construction of programs. Instead of imagining that our main task is to instruct a computer what to do, let us concentrate rather on explaining to human beings what we want a computer to do. Donald Knuth
[ Attitude Beings Change Computer Concentrate Construction Explaining Human Imagining Instead Instruct Main Our Programs Rather Task Traditional Us Want]
I loved that it was about human relationships and then it was a mystery without falling into the trap of a thriller per se, because it pulled you in through people rather than through events or effects. Barbara Hershey
[ Because Effects Events Falling Human Into Loved Mystery Per Pulled Rather Relationships Se Than Then Thriller Through Trap Without]
We must be part of the general staff at the inception, rather than the ambulance drivers at the bitter end. Lane Kirkland
[ Ambulance Bitter Drivers End General Inception Must Part Rather Staff Than]
The aggressive, unprovoked acts of violence against Israel by Hezbollah and Hamas are revealing. It is clear they don't want peace, but rather seek the ultimate destruction of Israel. John Boehner
[ Acts Against Aggressive Clear Destruction Hamas Hezbollah Israel Peace Rather Revealing Seek Ultimate Unprovoked Violence Want]
When I first read the script, I realized that Katie would have to be played as a rather down-to-earth person. Dorothy McGuire
[ Down-To-Earth First Katie Person Played Rather Read Realized Script Would]
I would rather have one article a day of this sort; and these ten or twenty lines might readily represent a whole day's hard work in the way of concentrated, intense thinking and revision, polish of style, weighing of words. Joseph Pulitzer
[ Article Concentrated Day Hard Intense Lines Might Polish Rather Readily Represent Revision Sort Style Ten These Thinking Twenty Way Weighing Whole Words Work Would]
Luckily, West End audiences seem to rather like very old people. Wendy Hiller
[ Audiences End Luckily Old Rather Seem Very West]
When faced with the inevitable fatigue that comes with the recycling of speeches and the recycling of thoughts in a rather small stream of vortex, I am urged to not be ashamed of recycling. Barbara Amiel
[ Am Ashamed Comes Faced Fatigue Inevitable Rather Recycling Small Speeches Stream Thoughts Urged Vortex]
The race problem in the United States is the type of unpleasant problem which we would rather do without but which refuses to be buried. Charles Hamilton Houston
[ Buried Problem Race Rather Refuses States Type United Unpleasant Which Without Would]
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes. Hugh Downs
[ Attitudes Certain Circumstances Happy Person Rather Set]
I'm a British intern going in. I'm hoping that John will just kind of tackle it from who this person is and what she's about rather than trying to go in on her culture. We need to move a step forward than that. Parminder Nagra
[ British Culture Forward Go Going Her Hoping Intern John Just Kind Move Need Person Rather She Step Tackle Than Trying Will]
Let's take care of mothers and infants first, and then let's see what's left over for everybody over 50. I'm over 50. If I get sick, I would rather have money spent on children before it's spent on me. Richard Dooling
[ Before Care Children Everybody First Get Infants Left Money Mothers Over Rather See Sick Spent Take Then Would]
Hateful is the power, and pitiable is the life, of those who wish to be feared rather than loved. Cornelius Nepos
[ Feared Hateful Life Loved Pitiable Power Rather Than Those Wish]
When I think about actors I know, I'd much rather hear about who they're shagging than what film they're doing next. Hugh Grant
[ Actors Doing Film Hear Know Much Next Rather Than Think]
That the more authoritarian organizations survive and prevail goes generally unnoticed because people focus on the objectives of organizations, which are many and varied, rather than on their structures, which lend to be similar. Robert Shea
[ Authoritarian Because Focus Generally Goes Lend Many More Objectives Organizations Prevail Rather Similar Structures Survive Than Their Unnoticed Varied Which]
Eloquent speech is not from lip to ear, but rather from heart to heart. William Jennings Bryan
[ Ear Eloquent Heart Lip Rather Speech]
Of course the word chaos is used in rather a vague sense by a lot of writers, but in physics it means a particular phenomenon, namely that in a nonlinear system the outcome is often indefinitely, arbitrarily sensitive to tiny changes in the initial condition. Murray Gell-Mann
[ Arbitrarily Changes Chaos Condition Course Indefinitely Initial Lot Means Namely Nonlinear Often Outcome Particular Phenomenon Physics Rather Sense Sensitive System Tiny Used Vague Word Writers]
I'm not suggesting that the play is without fault; all of my plays are imperfect, I'm rather happy to say-it leaves me something to do. Edward Albee
[ Fault Happy Imperfect Leaves Play Plays Rather Something Suggesting Without]
We have perhaps a natural fear of ends. We would rather be always on the way than arrive. Given the means, we hang on to them and often forget the ends. Eric Hoffer
[ Always Arrive Ends Fear Forget Given Hang Means Natural Often Perhaps Rather Than Them Way Would]
I'd rather be called King than other things I've been called. Richard Petty
[ Been Called King Other Rather Than Things]
She is elegant rather than belle. Wilfred Owen
[ Belle Elegant Rather She Than]
All of my problems are rather complicated - I need an entire novel to deal with them, not a short story or a movie. It's like a personal therapy. Manuel Puig
[ Complicated Deal Entire Movie Need Novel Personal Problems Rather Short Story Them Therapy]
A new scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it. Max Planck
[ Because Convincing Die Does Eventually Familiar Generation Grows Light Making New Opponents Rather Scientific See Them Triumph Truth Up]
When you are coming out, you say it's for you. But when everybody says it's not OK, it becomes about that rather than about you. It disappointed me. Anne Heche
[ Becomes Coming Disappointed Everybody Ok Out Rather Say Says Than]
During the day I force myself to at least eat some salads rather than rubbish, and a steak in the evening. In fact, I eat to basically satisfy my hunger. I hardly have the time to appreciate a meal, and I'm everything, but a gourmet. Milla Jovovich
[ Appreciate Basically Day During Eat Evening Everything Fact Force Gourmet Hardly Hunger Least Meal Myself Rather Rubbish Salads Satisfy Some Steak Than Time]
I wouldn't consciously pursue trying to make something for the charts. It's just not in my scope now. I'd rather stick needles in my eyes. Sheena Easton
[ Charts Consciously Eyes Just Make Needles Now Pursue Rather Scope Something Stick Trying]
I am conservative by temperament. I disapprove of criminal activity. I am very solidly and markedly on the side of authority. The truth is I would rather err on the side of too much authority than too little. James Ellroy
[ Activity Am Authority Conservative Criminal Disapprove Err Little Markedly Much Rather Side Solidly Temperament Than Too Truth Very Would]
We are staunch and true and in rather a champagne mood. Franz Marc
[ Champagne Mood Rather Staunch True]
I'd rather attempt something I'm not sure I can do. Robin Wright Penn
[ Attempt Rather Something Sure]
Defeat should never be a source of discouragement, but rather a fresh stimulus. Bishop Robert South
[ Defeat Discouragement Fresh Never Rather Should Source Stimulus]
I started realizing that I wasn't so dumb; rather, most people simply didn't know the answers to the questions that I was interested in-or they didn't care. Dean Kamen
[ Answers Care Dumb Interested Know Most Questions Rather Realizing Simply Started]
Inspired by the purse rather than the soul, the mercenary side fairly screams in many of the works put out by every day American publishers. Alma Gluck
[ American Day Every Fairly Inspired Many Mercenary Out Publishers Purse Put Rather Screams Side Soul Than Works]
We must see what in the Israeli identity - in the Israeli - we can give to other people rather than speaking so often of taking, expanding territory. A. B. Yehoshua
[ Expanding Give Identity Israeli Must Often Other Rather See Speaking Taking Territory Than]
In our so-called democracy we are accustomed to give the majority what they want rather than educate them to understand what is best for them. Carter G. Woodson
[ Accustomed Best Democracy Educate Give Majority Our Rather So-Called Than Them Understand Want]
I'd rather work than not. Tommy Bolin
[ Rather Than Work]
Ages when custom is unsettled are necessarily ages of prophecy. The moralist cannot teach what is revealed; he must reveal what can be taught. He has to seek insight rather than to preach. Walter Lippmann
[ Ages Cannot Custom Insight Moralist Must Necessarily Preach Prophecy Rather Reveal Revealed Seek Taught Teach Than Unsettled]
Everybody experiences far more than he understands. Yet it is experience, rather than understanding, that influences behavior. Marshall McLuhan
[ Behavior Everybody Experience Experiences Far Influences More Rather Than Understanding Understands Yet]
I woke up find a rather noisy multi-lingual meeting going on. This was great as everyone could participate and even though everything had to be translated into about four different languages it never became boring. After a while the meeting broke up and everyone went for food. John Blair
[ After Became Boring Broke Could Different Even Everyone Everything Find Food Four Going Great Had Into Languages Meeting Never Noisy Participate Rather Though Translated Up Went While Woke]
Too often, people think that solving the world's problems is based on conquering the earth, rather than touching the earth, touching ground. Chogyam Trungpa
[ Based Conquering Earth Ground Often Problems Rather Solving Than Think Too Touching World]
At 26 I felt myself a victim rather than a victor in the realm of pictures. Gloria Swanson
[ Felt Myself Pictures Rather Realm Than Victim Victor]
The cooperation of the two retina in one field of vision, whatever is its cause, must rather be the source of all the ideas to which single or double vision may give rise. Johannes P. Muller
[ Cause Cooperation Double Field Give Ideas May Must Rather Retina Rise Single Source Two Vision Whatever Which]
Much corporate giving is charitable in nature rather than philanthropic. David Rockefeller
[ Charitable Corporate Giving Much Nature Philanthropic Rather Than]
You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you. Brian Tracy
[ Allowing Attitude Cannot Change Control Happens Master Mastering Rather Than Toward Will Your]
It is not real work unless you would rather be doing something else. James M. Barrie
[ Doing Else Rather Real Something Unless Work Would]
Somewhere along the line I made the switch and was able to look at the bight side rather than the dark side all the time. Now I look at everything I have and think how lucky I am. Michelle Pfeiffer
[ Able Along Am Dark Everything How Line Look Lucky Made Now Rather Side Somewhere Switch Than Think Time]
He was a horse of goodly countenance, rather expressive of vigilance than fire; though an unnatural appearance of fierceness was thrown into it by the loss of his ears, which had been cropped pretty close to his head. Augustus Baldwin Longstreet
[ Appearance Been Close Countenance Ears Expressive Fire Goodly Had Head His Horse Into Loss Pretty Rather Than Though Thrown Unnatural Vigilance Which]
There were two sides to David Lean: on the one side, he was kind of a rather stiff, disciplined Englishman. And then he had this kind of romantic side to him. I think being true to both sides of your nature is important. John Boorman
[ Being Both David Disciplined Englishman Had Him Important Kind Lean Nature Rather Romantic Side Sides Stiff Then Think True Two Were Your]
I would rather be ashes than dust! I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet. Jack London
[ Ashes Atom Dust Every Glow Magnificent Meteor Permanent Planet Rather Sleepy Superb Than Would]
I think you kind of hope for people to gush over movies, but I think the opposite way is great sometimes, too. I'd rather have a movie that you're angry about and that you're talking about the next day, than something you forget about when the popcorn goes into the trash. Gabriel Mann
[ Angry Day Forget Goes Great Gush Hope Into Kind Movie Movies Next Opposite Over Popcorn Rather Something Sometimes Talking Than Think Too Trash Way]
The whole period has taught me that I enjoy being part of an ensemble rather than just a front man. Don't get me wrong - I enjoy that too, but I get more enjoyment out of really listening to everyone. Damon Albarn
[ Being Enjoy Enjoyment Ensemble Everyone Front Get Just Listening Man More Out Part Period Rather Really Taught Than Too Whole Wrong]
I don't think success is harmful, as so many people say. Rather, I believe it indispensable to talent, if for nothing else than to increase the talent. Jeanne Moreau
[ Believe Else Harmful Increase Indispensable Many Nothing Rather Say Success Talent Than Think]
It's fundamentally unfair to have so much of the tax relief go to so few. And it is a 10-year tax plan rather than one, as mine, focused on the next two years, which in my opinion is the critical time to jumpstart the economy. Bob Graham
[ Critical Economy Few Focused Fundamentally Go Mine Much Next Opinion Plan Rather Relief Tax Than Time Two Unfair Which Years]
Mathematical reasoning may be regarded rather schematically as the exercise of a combination of two facilities, which we may call intuition and ingenuity. Alan Turing
[ Call Combination Exercise Facilities Ingenuity Intuition Mathematical May Rather Reasoning Regarded Two Which]
What we're putting forward is the most radical reform of the welfare state... for 60 years. I think it will have a transformative effect in making sure that everyone is better off in work and better off working rather than on benefits. David Cameron
[ Benefits Better Effect Everyone Forward Making Most Off Putting Radical Rather Reform State Sure Than Think Transformative Welfare Will Work Working Years]
After all, sustainability means running the global environment - Earth Inc. - like a corporation: with depreciation, amortization and maintenance accounts. In other words, keeping the asset whole, rather than undermining your natural capital. Maurice Strong Environmental
[ Accounts After Asset Capital Corporation Depreciation Earth Environment Global Inc Keeping Maintenance Means Natural Other Rather Running Sustainability Than Undermining Whole Words Your]
The work with which we embark on this first volume of a series of theological studies is a work with which the philosophical person does not begin, but rather concludes. Hans Urs von Balthasar
[ Begin Concludes Does Embark First Person Philosophical Rather Series Studies Theological Volume Which Work]
But we wish to give the Jews a Homeland. Not by dragging them ruthlessly out of their sustaining soil, but rather by removing them carefully, roots and all, to a better terrain. Theodor Herzl
[ Better Carefully Dragging Give Homeland Jews Out Rather Removing Roots Ruthlessly Soil Sustaining Terrain Their Them Wish]
But perhaps the rest of us could have separate classes in science appreciation, the wonder of science, scientific ways of thinking, and the history of scientific ideas, rather than laboratory experience. Richard Dawkins
[ Appreciation Classes Could Experience History Ideas Laboratory Perhaps Rather Rest Science Scientific Separate Than Thinking Us Ways Wonder]
I want to take some jams and really concentrate on hooking up with Page because, since he's the only one not next to me, and his sound is mainly coming from my monitor rather than through the air, it's a little harder for me to hook up with him. Mike Gordon
[ Air Because Coming Concentrate Harder Him His Hook Hooking Jams Little Mainly Monitor Next Only Page Rather Really Since Some Sound Take Than Through Up Want]
I'd much rather be a woman than a man. Women can cry, they can wear cute clothes, and they're the first to be rescued off sinking ships. Gilda Radner
[ Clothes Cry Cute First Man Much Off Rather Rescued Ships Sinking Than Wear Woman Women]
I travel the world, and I'm happy to say that America is still the great melting pot - maybe a chunky stew rather than a melting pot at this point, but you know what I mean. Philip Glass
[ America Great Happy Know Maybe Mean Melting Point Pot Rather Say Stew Still Than Travel World]
The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than upon mere survival. Aristotle
[ Awareness Contemplation Depends Life Mere Power Rather Survival Than Ultimate Upon Value]
I'd much rather hang out in a cafe. That's where things are really happening. Joe Sacco
[ Cafe Hang Happening Much Out Rather Really Things Where]
We would rather have our employees running our business. James Sinegal
[ Business Employees Our Rather Running Would]
Some minds improve by travel, others, rather, resemble copper wire, or brass, which get the narrower by going farther. Thomas Hood
[ Brass Copper Farther Get Going Improve Minds Narrower Others Rather Resemble Some Travel Which Wire]
The egoism which enters into our theories does not affect their sincerity; rather, the more our egoism is satisfied, the more robust is our belief. George Eliot
[ Affect Belief Does Egoism Enters Into More Our Rather Robust Satisfied Sincerity Their Theories Which]
The satirist who writes nothing but satire should write but little - or it will seem that his satire springs rather from his own caustic nature than from the sins of the world in which he lives. Anthony Trollope
[ Caustic His Little Lives Nature Nothing Own Rather Satire Satirist Seem Should Sins Springs Than Which Will World Write Writes]
I could have begged. They made it obvious to me that if I wanted to come back and be a good boy... but I'd rather be in Roots than Good Times. John Amos
[ Back Begged Boy Come Could Good Made Obvious Rather Roots Than Times Wanted]
When I talked to him on the phone yesterday. I called him George rather than Mr. Vice President. But, in public, it's Mr. Vice President, because that is who he is. Dan Quayle
[ Because Called George Him Mr Phone President Public Rather Talked Than Vice Yesterday]
I was rather a fat little boy. Cyril Cusack
[ Boy Fat Little Rather]
Find fault with thyself rather than with others. Ieyasu Tokugawa
[ Fault Find Others Rather Than Thyself]
It's a fantasy that we could have a president who could actually make choices based on what's right, rather than having to weigh the political fallout. But that's sort of what we're showing. And you can dream. Geena Davis
[ Actually Based Choices Could Dream Fallout Fantasy Having Make Political President Rather Right Showing Sort Than Weigh]
Being solitary is being alone well: being alone luxuriously immersed in doings of your own choice, aware of the fullness of your won presence rather than of the absence of others. Because solitude is an achievement. Alice Koller
[ Absence Achievement Alone Aware Because Being Choice Doings Fullness Immersed Others Own Presence Rather Solitary Solitude Than Well Won Your]
Most people would rather give than get affection. Aristotle
[ Affection Get Give Most Rather Than Would]
Black women are programmed to define ourselves within this male attention and to compete with each other for it rather than to recognize and move upon our common interests. Audre Lorde
[ Attention Black Common Compete Define Each Interests Male Move Other Our Ourselves Programmed Rather Recognize Than Upon Within Women]
We'd rather see a picture that we liked then dump on one we didn't. Gene Siskel
[ Dump Liked Picture Rather See Then]
The role of the teacher is to create the conditions for invention rather than provide ready-made knowledge. Seymour Papert
[ Conditions Create Invention Knowledge Provide Rather Ready-Made Role Teacher Than]
I'd rather not, but if it will help the club, I'll do it. My ankle injury still bothers me sometimes. Bill Buckner
[ Ankle Bothers Club Help Injury Rather Sometimes Still Will]
I was rather disappointed, because the one thing I wanted to gain from that opportunity was to add something to his music, and have him add something to mine. Michael Nyman
[ Add Because Disappointed Gain Him His Mine Music Opportunity Rather Something Thing Wanted]
I think I would much rather push the boundaries of the degradation that the characters face. Dave Rowntree
[ Boundaries Characters Degradation Face Much Push Rather Think Would]
I started writing, or rather, thinking, stories as a child, and at that time the reason was very clear. John Sladek
[ Child Clear Rather Reason Started Stories Thinking Time Very Writing]
An unsophisticated forecaster uses statistics as a drunken man uses lamp-posts - for support rather than for illumination. Andrew Lang
[ Drunken Illumination Man Rather Statistics Support Than Uses]
Women who have had no lovers, or having had one, two or three, have not found a husband, have perhaps rather had a miss than a loss, as men go. Samuel Richardson
[ Found Go Had Having Husband Loss Lovers Men Miss Perhaps Rather Than Three Two Women]
I would rather be beaton and be a man than to be elected and be a little puppy dog. Davy Crockett
[ Dog Elected Little Man Puppy Rather Than Would]
I began directing episodes, which was a great light every couple of months. We never short-changed our audience, but it became something that you had to work at rather than something that was a pleasure. Patrick Stewart
[ Audience Became Began Couple Directing Episodes Every Great Had Light Months Never Our Pleasure Rather Something Than Which Work]
Your future takes precedence over your past. Focus on your future, rather than on the past. Gary Ryan Blair
[ Focus Future Over Past Precedence Rather Takes Than Your]
A lot of black people believe that Jews in this country have become white. They behave like white people rather than Jewish people. Toni Morrison
[ Become Behave Believe Black Country Jewish Jews Lot Rather Than White]
A novel should be an experience and convey an emotional truth rather than arguments. Joyce Cary
[ Arguments Convey Emotional Experience Novel Rather Should Than Truth]
Most men seem to live according to sense rather than reason. Thomas Aquinas
[ According Live Men Most Rather Reason Seem Sense Than]
Confession is good for the soul only in the sense that a tweed coat is good for dandruff - it is a palliative rather than a remedy. Peter De Vries
[ Coat Confession Good Only Rather Remedy Sense Soul Than]
Negative feedback is better that none. I would rather have a man hate me than overlook me. As long as he hates me I make a difference. Hugh Prather
[ Better Difference Feedback Hate Hates Long Make Man Negative None Overlook Rather Than Would]
Just to travel is rather boring, but to travel with a purpose is educational and exciting. Sargent Shriver
[ Boring Educational Exciting Just Purpose Rather Travel]
After I'm dead I'd rather have people ask why I have no monument than why I have one. Cato
[ After Ask Dead Monument Rather Than Why]
CBS fought very hard on this because it believed and believes that there's a principle at stake here. The principle is that Dan Rather doesn't work for the police, and that people that speak to Dan Rather understand that he's a journalist and not a police agent. Floyd Abrams
[ Agent Because Believed Believes Cbs Dan Fought Hard Here Journalist Police Principle Rather Speak Stake Understand Very Work]
I've always had a fascination for animals. I loved watching them, and even then I thought of them as beings rather than pets. I call it a birth affect! Tippi Hedren
[ Affect Always Animals Beings Birth Call Even Fascination Had Loved Pets Rather Than Them Then Thought Watching]
In the past the publishers I've worked with have been extremely generous. And in almost every case, have been people who believed in the work rather than the sales and marketing. Peter Sotos
[ Almost Been Believed Case Every Extremely Generous Marketing Past Publishers Rather Sales Than Work Worked]
Lightning is something which, again, we would rather avoid. Richard Branson
[ Again Avoid Lightning Rather Something Which Would]
So I'd rather have a defense that's successful where everyone's comfortable in their positions. Michael Strahan
[ Comfortable Defense Everyone Positions Rather Successful Their Where]
I'd rather have huge success and huge failures than travel in the middle of the road. Kevyn Aucoin
[ Failures Huge Middle Rather Road Success Than Travel]
It's rather amusing at my advanced age to become a sex symbol. John Forsythe
[ Advanced Age Amusing Become Rather Sex Symbol]
Contemporaries appreciate the person rather than their merit, posterity will regard the merit rather than the person. Charles Caleb Colton
[ Appreciate Contemporaries Merit Person Posterity Rather Regard Than Their Will]
What affects men sharply about a foreign nation is not so much finding or not finding familiar things; it is rather not finding them in the familiar place. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Affects Familiar Finding Foreign Men Much Nation Place Rather Sharply Them Things]
The problem with allowing God a role in the history of life is not that science would cease, but rather that scientists would have to acknowledge the existence of something important which is outside the boundaries of natural science. Phillip E. Johnson
[ Acknowledge Allowing Boundaries Cease Existence God History Important Life Natural Outside Problem Rather Role Science Scientists Something Which Would]
I'd rather be able to face myself in the bathroom mirror than be rich and famous. Ani DiFranco
[ Able Bathroom Face Famous Mirror Myself Rather Rich Than]
An ostentatious man will rather relate a blunder or an absurdity he has committed, than be debarred from talking of his own dear person. Joseph Addison
[ Absurdity Blunder Committed Dear Debarred His Man Ostentatious Own Person Rather Relate Talking Than Will]
Fashion is the science of appearances, and it inspires one with the desire to seem rather than to be. Edwin Hubbel Chapin
[ Appearances Desire Fashion Inspires Rather Science Seem Than]
A hundred things are done today in the divine name of Youth, that if they showed their true colors would be seen by rights to belong rather to old age. Wyndham Lewis
[ Age Belong Colors Divine Done Hundred Name Old Rather Rights Seen Showed Their Things Today True Would Youth]
I've never seen the Osbournes, I've never seen Paris Hilton. I'd rather read than watch reality TV. I'd rather live life than watch somebody else living it. Al Jourgensen
[ Else Hilton Life Live Living Never Osbournes Paris Rather Read Reality Seen Somebody Than Tv Watch]
I would say I'd rather dig a ditch, you know, do hard, manual labor than write lyrics. Natalie Merchant
[ Dig Ditch Hard Know Labor Lyrics Manual Rather Say Than Would Write]
Some of the newer folks in the industry, I'm not sure they are familiar with the term acting. They don't understand what it means to play a character rather than just be a personality. Kathleen Quinlan
[ Acting Character Familiar Folks Industry Just Means Newer Personality Play Rather Some Sure Term Than Understand]
We are the creative force of our life, and through our own decisions rather than our conditions, if we carefully learn to do certain things, we can accomplish those goals. Stephen Covey
[ Accomplish Carefully Certain Conditions Creative Decisions Force Goals Learn Life Our Own Rather Than Things Those Through]
I would rather my soul broil in hell than I do you any harm. William Kidd
[ Any Harm Hell Rather Soul Than Would]
It would appear that the number of nonsense triplets is rather low, since we only occasionally come across them. However this conclusion is less secure than our other deductions about the general nature of the genetic code. Francis Crick
[ Across Appear Code Come Conclusion Deductions General Genetic However Less Low Nature Nonsense Number Occasionally Only Other Our Rather Secure Since Than Them Triplets Triplets Would]
I've enjoyed it, I have seen it once at the premiere in London and it was very nice to be invited there. But I do want to see it again now. I want to sit and watch it as a fan rather than being there at the premiere with all the lights and such. Jeremy Bulloch
[ Again Being Enjoyed Fan Invited Lights London Nice Now Once Premiere Rather See Seen Sit Such Than Very Want Watch]
Patience is the most necessary quality for business, many a man would rather you heard his story than grant his request. Lord Chesterfield
[ Business Grant Heard His Man Many Most Necessary Patience Quality Rather Request Story Than Would]
Be careful to leave your sons well instructed rather than rich, for the hopes of the instructed are better than the wealth of the ignorant. Epictetus
[ Better Careful Hopes Ignorant Instructed Leave Rather Rich Sons Than Wealth Well Your]
I'd rather you didn't talk, but it's up to you. Graham Kennedy
[ Rather Talk Up]
We inhabit a language rather than a country. Emile M. Cioran
[ Country Inhabit Language Rather Than]
I would rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent than in the extent of my powers and dominion. Alexander the Great
[ Dominion Excel Excellent Extent Knowledge Others Powers Rather Than Would]
I think the best American poetry is the poetry that utilizes the resources of poetry rather than exploits the defects or triumphs of the poet's personality. Mark Strand
[ American Best Defects Exploits Personality Poet Poetry Rather Resources Than Think Triumphs Utilizes]
Too many of us fail to fulfill our needs because we say no rather than yes, or perhaps later in life, yes when we should say no. William Glasser
[ Because Fail Fulfill Later Life Many Needs Our Perhaps Rather Say Should Than Too Us Yes]
I would rather five people knew my work and thought it was good work than five million knew me and were indifferent. Colin Firth
[ Five Good Indifferent Knew Million Rather Than Thought Were Work Would]
I've always thought of myself as an organic writer, rather than a cerebral one. I feel my way along as I go, hoping I'll get to the place I intend to reach. Len Wein
[ Along Always Cerebral Feel Get Go Hoping Intend Myself Organic Place Rather Reach Than Thought Way Writer]
Truth indeed rather alleviates than hurts, and will always bear up against falsehood, as oil does above water. Miguel de Cervantes
[ Above Against Always Bear Does Falsehood Hurts Indeed Oil Rather Than Truth Up Water Will]
To put it rather bluntly, I am not the type who wants to go back to the land; I am the type who wants to go back to the hotel. Fran Lebowitz
[ Am Back Bluntly Go Hotel Land Put Rather Type Wants]
I rather go to see a good play than be in one. Alfre Woodard
[ Go Good Play Rather See Than]
So I think it's important to communicate with the people in terms of what the real facts are on these proposals and try to have a discussion and a dialogue that gives people information. I think they're hungry for that rather than just political rhetoric. John Podesta
[ Communicate Dialogue Discussion Facts Gives Hungry Important Information Just Political Proposals Rather Real Rhetoric Terms Than These Think Try]
With my academic achievement in high school I was accepted rather readily at Princeton and equally as fast at Yale, but my test scores were not comparable to that of my classmates. And that's been shown by statistics, there are reasons for that - there are cultural biases built into testing, and that was one of the motivations for the concept of affirmative action to try to balance out those effects. Sonia Sotomayor
[ Academic Accepted Achievement Action Affirmative Balance Been Biases Built Classmates Comparable Concept Cultural Effects Equally Fast High Into Motivations Out Princeton Rather Readily Reasons School Scores Shown Statistics Te]
Civilization exists precisely so that there may be no masses but rather men alert enough never to constitute masses. Georges Bernanos
[ Alert Civilization Constitute Enough Exists Masses May Men Never Precisely Rather]
One way for investors to protect themselves from a rapid change in the price of a stock is to use a limit order rather than a market order. Arthur Levitt
[ Change Investors Limit Market Order Price Protect Rapid Rather Stock Than Themselves Use Way]
I'd so much rather people think I was funny than pretty. Kristen Johnston
[ Funny Much Pretty Rather Than Think]
I would rather be the candidate of the NAACP than the NRA. John F. Kerry
[ Candidate Naacp Nra Rather Than Would]
I'd rather try and fail than not try at all, as they say. Bobby Rahal
[ Fail Rather Say Than Try]
Until politics are a branch of science we shall do well to regard political and social reforms as experiments rather than short-cuts to the millennium. John B. S. Haldane
[ Branch Experiments Millennium Political Politics Rather Reforms Regard Science Shall Social Than Until Well]
I have never described the time I was in Doctor Who as anything except a kind of ecstatic success, but all the rest has been rather a muddle and a disappointment. Compared to Doctor Who, it has been an outrageous failure really - it's so boring. Tom Baker
[ Anything Been Boring Compared Described Disappointment Doctor Ecstatic Except Failure Kind Muddle Never Outrageous Rather Really Rest Success Time]
Most people would rather be certain they're miserable, than risk being happy. Robert Anthony
[ Being Certain Happy Miserable Most Rather Risk Than Would]
Yeah, it's nice to get paid for therapy rather than having to pay $240 an hour for it. Ron Perlman
[ Get Having Hour Nice Paid Pay Rather Than Therapy Yeah]
Though my books are written from a historical perspective, I have goon so far back that I am in the realm of prehistorical speculation rather than simple historical fact to weave my stories around. Jean M. Auel
[ Am Around Back Books Fact Far Historical Perspective Rather Realm Simple Speculation Stories Than Though Weave Written]
The East Germans first used biomechanics. This meant that rather than guessing about technique and form, they could apply changes to athletic performance based on science. Bill Toomey
[ Apply Athletic Based Biomechanics Changes Could East First Form Germans Guessing Meant Performance Rather Science Technique Than Used]
One must not attempt to justify them, but rather to sense their nature simply and clearly. Maureen Dowd
[ Attempt Clearly Justify Must Nature Rather Sense Simply Their Them]
To dare to live alone is the rarest courage; since there are many who had rather meet their bitterest enemy in the field, than their own hearts in their closet. Charles Caleb Colton
[ Alone Bitterest Closet Courage Dare Enemy Field Had Hearts Live Many Meet Own Rarest Rather Since Than Their]
If I get married, I think I'd pick out a newspaperman rather than a millionaire. A newspaperman is a regular fellow. Anna Held
[ Fellow Get Married Millionaire Newspaperman Out Pick Rather Regular Than Think]
Fashion is treated too much as news rather than what it is, what it does and how it performs. Geoffrey Beene
[ Does Fashion How Much News Performs Rather Than Too Treated]
For example, I was discussing the use of email and how impersonal it can be, how people will now email someone across the room rather than go and talk to them. But I don't think this is laziness, I think it is a conscious decision people are making to save time. Margaret J. Wheatley
[ Across Conscious Decision Discussing Email Example Go How Impersonal Laziness Making Now Rather Room Save Someone Talk Than Them Think Time Use Will]
I would rather just do the things I want to do. Stanley Tucci
[ Just Rather Things Want Would]
A public man must never forget that he loses his usefulness when he as an individual, rather than his policy, becomes the issue. Richard M. Nixon
[ Becomes Forget His Individual Issue Loses Man Must Never Policy Public Rather Than Usefulness]
Indeed, I was so afraid to dishonour my friends and family by my indiscreet actions, that I rather chose to be accounted a fool, than to be thought rude or wanton. Margaret Cavendish
[ Accounted Actions Afraid Chose Dishonour Family Fool Friends Indeed Indiscreet Rather Rude Than Thought Wanton]
I'd rather deal with Tipper than Bush. He's trying to kill everybody in jail. Dr. Dre
[ Bush Deal Everybody Jail Kill Rather Than Trying]
Development in this county is always going to be an issue. Until development and zoning are handled on a regional basis, rather than each municipality left to its own devices, we will suffer from developers having the upper hand in suits and in front of zoning boards. John Murray
[ Always Basis Boards County Developers Development Devices Each Front Going Hand Handled Having Issue Left Municipality Own Rather Regional Suffer Suits Than Until Upper Will Zoning]
In the field of sports you are more or less accepted for what you do rather than what you are. Althea Gibson
[ Accepted Field Less More Rather Sports Than]
I would rather sleep in a bathroom than in another hotel. Billy Wilder
[ Another Bathroom Hotel Rather Sleep Than Would]
I am not going to claim that modern anarchism has any direct relation to Roman jurisprudence; but I do claim that it has its basis in the laws of nature rather than in the state of nature. Herbert Read
[ Am Anarchism Any Basis Claim Direct Going Jurisprudence Laws Modern Nature Rather Relation Roman State Than]
If you're going to be sexy in a photo, you'd better be thinking about sex rather than about being sexy. Peta Wilson
[ Being Better Going Photo Rather Sex Sexy Than Thinking]
War on terrorism defines the central preoccupation of the United States in the world today, and it does reflect in my view a rather narrow and extremist vision of foreign policy of the world's first superpower, of a great democracy, with genuinely idealistic traditions. Zbigniew Brzezinski
[ Central Defines Democracy Does Extremist First Foreign Genuinely Great Idealistic Narrow Policy Preoccupation Rather Reflect States Superpower Terrorism Today Traditions United View Vision War World]
In New York one lives in the moment rather more than Socrates advised, so that at a party or alone in your room it will always be difficult to guess at the long term worth of anything. Harold Brodkey
[ Advised Alone Always Anything Difficult Guess Lives Long Moment More New Party Rather Room Socrates Term Than Will Worth York Your]
Kelly has a rather bad habit of interrupting. Jack Osbourne
[ Bad Habit Interrupting Kelly Rather]
I learned to be with myself rather than avoiding myself with limiting habits; I started to be aware of my feelings more, rather than numb them. Judith Wright
[ Avoiding Aware Feelings Habits Learned Limiting More Myself Numb Rather Started Than Them]
I don't want to write, I'd rather draw. Eddie Campbell
[ Draw Rather Want Write]
There are those who believe we have need of more literature, of a large international publishing house, of a great peace newspaper, or the like. I am rather skeptical about this idea. Fredrik Bajer
[ Am Believe Great House Idea International Large Literature More Need Newspaper Peace Publishing Rather Skeptical Those]
Around 1967 Dan Bobrow wrote a program to do algebra problems based on symbols rather than numbers. Marvin Minsky
[ Algebra Around Based Dan Numbers Problems Program Rather Symbols Than Wrote]
I imagine the life of an atheistic praying mantis to be rather torturous. Brian Celio
[ Imagine Life Praying Rather Torturous]
Poetry is rather an approach to things, to life, than it is typographical production. Joseph Brodsky
[ Approach Life Poetry Production Rather Than Things]
Art does not reproduce what we see; rather, it makes us see. Paul Klee
[ Art Does Makes Rather Reproduce See Us]
I'd rather not have anything than be a liar. Alicia Keys
[ Anything Liar Rather Than]
The analysis of variance is not a mathematical theorem, but rather a convenient method of arranging the arithmetic. Ronald Fisher
[ Analysis Arithmetic Arranging Convenient Mathematical Method Rather Theorem Variance]
I'd rather be dead than dying. Stephen Evans
[ Dead Dying Rather Than]
The President should spend his time going after the terrorists rather than sharing sensitive counter terrorism information with countries that sponsor terrorism. Frank Lautenberg
[ After Counter Countries Going His Information President Rather Sensitive Sharing Should Spend Sponsor Terrorism Terrorists Than Time]
I would much rather have men ask why I have no statue than why I have one. Marcus Porcius Cato
[ Ask Men Much Rather Statue Than Why Would]
The bold enterprises are the successful ones. Take counsel of hopes rather than of fears to win in this business. Rutherford B. Hayes
[ Bold Business Counsel Enterprises Fears Hopes Ones Rather Successful Take Than Win]
I would rather learn from one bird how to sing than to teach 10,000 stars how not to dance. e. e. cummings
[ Bird Dance How Learn Rather Sing Stars Teach Than Would]
Group personification obscures, rather than illuminates, important political questions. Tom G. Palmer
[ Group Illuminates Important Obscures Personification Political Questions Rather Than]
I think life is far too short to concentrate on your past. I rather look into the future. Lou Reed
[ Concentrate Far Future Into Life Look Past Rather Short Think Too Your]
It's a rather rude gesture, but at least it's clear what you mean. Katharine Hepburn
[ Clear Gesture Least Mean Rather Rude]
No story is the same to us after a lapse of time; or rather we who read it are no longer the same interpreters. George Eliot
[ After Interpreters Lapse Longer Rather Read Same Story Time Us]
For many Europeans the next decade looks to be filled with threats rather than opportunities. John Hutton
[ Decade Europeans Filled Looks Many Next Opportunities Rather Than Threats]
Americans' great and secret fear is that America may turn out to be a phenomenon rather than a civilization. Shirley Hazzard
[ America Americans Civilization Fear Great May Out Phenomenon Rather Secret Than Turn]
The rocket had worked perfectly, and all I had to do was survive the reentry forces. You do it all, in a flight like that, in a rather short period of time, just 16 minutes as a matter of fact. Alan Shepard
[ Fact Flight Forces Had Just Matter Minutes Perfectly Period Rather Rocket Short Survive Time Worked]
I'd rather play a few nights at the Fillmore than play one night at an arena. Lucinda Williams
[ Arena Few Fillmore Night Nights Play Rather Than]
One Long Year was just a song here and there, and it was meant to reflect the mood that I was in but unfortunately it also reflected too little of any particular thing rather than hanging together as a whole album. Todd Rundgren
[ Album Also Any Hanging Here Just Little Long Meant Mood Particular Rather Reflect Reflected Song Than Thing Together Too Unfortunately Whole Year]
It's a vast, lonely, forbidding expanse of nothing rather like clouds and clouds of pumice stone. And it certainly does not appear to be a very inviting place to live or work. Frank Borman
[ Appear Certainly Clouds Does Expanse Forbidding Inviting Live Lonely Nothing Place Rather Stone Vast Very Work]
Rather, it is through conciliation and compromise that we are building a fair Iraq, a just state for all its peoples. Jalal Talabani
[ Building Compromise Conciliation Fair Iraq Just Peoples Rather State Through]
I would have preferred to be successful here with a piece that cost me a huge amount of money and effort... rather than sending to Bohemia some ordinary works. Camille Claudel
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I've chosen not to live in Hollywood, and instead I live in Brooklyn, New York. It's how I like to live. I'd rather hang out with my kids and family when I'm not working. Going to premieres is not my idea of a fun night out. Jennifer Connelly
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I did write a couple of original screenplays, but I'd rather write plays. Beth Henley
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If I read a book that impresses me, I have to take myself firmly by the hand, before I mix with other people; otherwise they would think my mind rather queer. Anne Frank
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The music of the Gypsies belongs in the sphere of improvisation rather than in any other, without which it would have no power to exist. Franz Liszt
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I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not. Robert Green Ingersoll
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This flattery has been rather slow in coming. I think all of sudden late in life now I'm getting some credit for what I've done. Which is gratifying, but it's kind of a little late. Jack Vance
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