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Dan Rather American Journalist (1931-)

Quotations that match 'rather'.

I was in uniform for four years, and I know that heroism doesn't occur from taking orders, but rather from people who through their own willpower and strength are willing to sacrifice their lives for an idea. Thor Heyerdahl
[ Four Heroism Idea Know Lives Occur Orders Own Rather Sacrifice Strength Taking Their Through Uniform Willing Willpower Years]
I would rather be able to appreciate things I can not have than to have things I am not able to appreciate. Elbert Hubbard
[ Able Am Appreciate Rather Than Things Would]
I feel that I communicate best when I am not deliberately being linear. Along this same line, I feel some of the best sermons I've ever heard were in the theatre rather than the pulpit - as, for example, in the Theatre of the Absurd. Malcolm Boyd
[ Absurd Along Am Being Best Communicate Deliberately Ever Example Feel Heard Line Linear Pulpit Rather Same Sermons Some Than Theatre Were]
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]
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 imagine the life of an atheistic praying mantis to be rather torturous. Brian Celio
[ Imagine Life Praying Rather Torturous]
I love filmmaking, and I love the process. And I would rather do nothing else. It's a privilege to be able to paint such big pictures, so to speak. Bryan Singer
[ Able Big Else Filmmaking Love Nothing Paint Pictures Privilege Process Rather Speak Such Would]
That co-operation and peace rather than industrial strife and strikes will best promote the prosperity of the employees the company and all of the people and even strengthen the nation. Charles E. Wilson
[ Best Co-Operation Company Employees Even Industrial Nation Peace Promote Prosperity Rather Strengthen Strife Strikes Than Will]
I'm a homebody, I'd rather be in the kitchen cooking than hanging out in a bar. Milo Ventimiglia
[ Bar Cooking Hanging Kitchen Out Rather Than]
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]
America has never seen itself as a national state like all others, but rather as an experiment in human freedom and democracy. Brent Scowcroft
[ America Democracy Experiment Freedom Human Itself National Never Others Rather Seen State]
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]
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 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]
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]
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]
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]
Morality is a test of our conformity rather than our integrity. Jane Rule
[ Conformity Integrity Morality Our Rather Test Than]
Rather be dead than cool. Kurt Cobain
[ Cool Dead Rather Than]
To say something nice about yourself, this is the hardest thing in the world for people to do. They'd rather take their clothes off. Nancy Friday
[ Clothes Hardest Nice Off Rather Say Something Take Their Thing World Yourself]
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]
Frequently you have a clash between the more sterile letter of the law and the justice that underlies it, and I think one of the things I've been trying more or less, where it was possible, is to go with the justice rather than the letter of the law. Harold H. Greene
[ Been Between Clash Frequently Go Justice Law Less Letter More Possible Rather Sterile Than Things Think Trying Underlies Where]
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]
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]
I'm getting to the point where they see me as a good actor, rather than just a good guy who can act. Morris Chestnut
[ Act Actor Getting Good Guy Just Point Rather See Than Where]
I'd rather have happiness than money. People ask for it. Sometimes when I don't have it. I make other people's problems my problem because they want me to; they ask me to. Brenda Fassie
[ Ask Because Happiness Make Money Other Problem Problems Rather Sometimes Than Want]
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]
I'd much rather have sat there and just been a fly on the wall, instead of having to smile at people. I'd rather have been a waitress. Just gone round and stared at people. Jennifer Saunders
[ Been Fly Gone Having Instead Just Much Rather Round Sat Smile Stared Waitress Wall]
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
[ Amount Bohemia Cost Effort Here Huge Money Ordinary Piece Preferred Rather Sending Some Successful Than Works Would]
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]
Think how different human societies would be if they were based on love rather than justice. But no such societies have ever existed on earth. Mortimer Adler
[ Based Different Earth Ever Existed How Human Justice Love Rather Societies Such Than Think Were Would]
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 I had to choose, I would rather have birds than airplanes. Charles Lindbergh
[ Airplanes Birds Choose Had Rather Than Would]
So the thing I realized rather gradually - I must say starting about 20 years ago now that we know about computers and things - there's a possibility of a more general basis for rules to describe nature. Stephen Wolfram
[ Ago Basis Computers Describe General Gradually Know More Must Nature Now Possibility Rather Realized Rules Say Starting Thing Things Years]
Activists are generally doers - rather than watching television and thinking about the world they will put there energies into doing something 'active' to change the (political) situation. Ben Edwards
[ Active Activists Change Doers Doing Energies Generally Into Political Put Rather Situation Something Television Than Thinking Watching Will World]
I wanted to learn how to paint rather than just doing black-and-white work. Bill Sienkiewicz
[ Black-And-White Doing How Just Learn Paint Rather Than Wanted Work]
To the person that deals in visualizations, I suppose there is something rather exciting about a whole set of people - they all going symmetrically, up or down, in a military sort of precision. Leo Ornstein
[ Deals Down Exciting Going Military Person Precision Rather Set Something Sort Suppose Up Whole]
It is our hope that in future discussions with the Mexican government, you will encourage Mexico to do its part to address illegal immigration rather than encourage their citizens to illegally enter the U.S. Elton Gallegly
[ Address Citizens Discussions Encourage Enter Future Government Hope Illegal Illegally Immigration Mexican Mexico Our Part Rather Than Their Will]
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]
I said in my heart that, rather than have war, I would give up my country. Chief Joseph
[ Country Give Heart Rather Said Than Up War Would]
She is elegant rather than belle. Wilfred Owen
[ Belle Elegant Rather She Than]
It is almost always the cover-up rather than the event that causes trouble. Howard Baker
[ Almost Always Causes Cover-Up Event Rather Than Trouble]
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]
Well, it's an adventure story, and a Bildungsroman, of course, but there was also the intention to describe a culture that had been seen in rather narrow terms. John M. Ford
[ Adventure Also Been Course Culture Describe Had Intention Narrow Rather Seen Story Terms Well]
When I found the book was condemned as soon as the book was printed, or rather as soon as it was set up ready to print, I held it in plates for a year nearly, waiting to see what would come out of all this discussion. John Harvey Kellogg
[ Book Come Condemned Discussion Found Held Nearly Out Plates Print Printed Rather Ready See Set Soon Up Waiting Would Year]
In short, it is not that evolutionary naturalists have been less brazen than the scientific creationists in holding science hostage, but rather that they have been infinitely more effective in getting away with it. Phillip E. Johnson
[ Away Been Creationists Effective Evolutionary Getting Holding Hostage Infinitely Less More Naturalists Rather Science Scientific Short Than]
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]
I had rather be called a journalist than an artist. H. G. Wells
[ Artist Called Had Journalist Rather Than]
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]
I'd much rather be famous for being a fabulous bitch than being, She does that nice wife really well. Christine Baranski
[ Being Does Fabulous Famous Much Nice Rather Really She Than Well Wife]
I see Canada as a country torn between a very northern, rather extraordinary, mystical spirit which it fears and its desire to present itself to the world as a Scotch banker. Robertson Davies
[ Banker Between Canada Country Desire Extraordinary Fears Itself Mystical Northern Present Rather Scotch See Spirit Torn Very Which World]
The lust of avarice as so totally seized upon mankind that their wealth seems rather to possess them than they possess their wealth. Pliny the Elder
[ Avarice Lust Mankind Possess Rather Seems Seized Than Their Them Totally Upon Wealth]
I have a rather naive approach, I think, to my job. Ben Kingsley
[ Approach Job Naive Rather Think]
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]
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]
Reverie is not a mind vacuum. It is rather the gift of an hour which knows the plenitude of the soul. Gaston Bachelard
[ Gift Hour Knows Mind Rather Reverie Soul Vacuum Which]
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]
Primarily I'm a social commentator rather than someone who's out to get the belly laugh. Jonathan Shapiro
[ Belly Commentator Get Laugh Out Primarily Rather Social Someone Than]
One must let the play happen to one; one must let the mind loose to respond as it will, to receive impressions, to sense rather than know, to gather rather than immediately understand. Edward Albee
[ Gather Happen Immediately Impressions Know Loose Mind Must Play Rather Receive Respond Sense Than Understand Will]
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]
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]
I would rather be a fairly happy wife and mother. Mary MacLane
[ Fairly Happy Mother Rather Wife Would]
The important achievement of Apollo was demonstrating that humanity is not forever chained to this planet and our visions go rather further than that and our opportunities are unlimited. Neil Armstrong
[ Achievement Apollo Chained Demonstrating Forever Further Go Humanity Important Opportunities Our Planet Rather Than Unlimited Visions]
People could rationally decide that prolonged relationships take up too much time and effort and that they'd much rather do other kinds of things. But most people are afraid of rejection. Albert Ellis
[ Afraid Could Decide Effort Kinds Most Much Other Prolonged Rather Rationally Rejection Relationships Take Things Time Too Up]
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]
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]
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]
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]
I'd rather have a free bottle in front of me than a prefrontal lobotomy. Tom Waits
[ Bottle Free Front Lobotomy Rather Than]
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]
We inhabit a language rather than a country. Emile M. Cioran
[ Country Inhabit Language Rather Than]
The real scientist is ready to bear privation and, if need be, starvation rather than let anyone dictate to him which direction his work must take. Albert Szent-Gyorgyi
[ Anyone Bear Dictate Direction Him His Must Need Privation Rather Ready Real Scientist Starvation Take Than Which Work]
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]
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]
To paint is a possessing rather than a picturing. Philip Guston
[ Paint Picturing Possessing Rather Than]
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 would rather have bad things written about me than be forgotten. Pamela Harriman
[ Bad Forgotten Rather Than Things Would Written]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Loss of hope rather than loss of life is what decides the issues of war. But helplessness induces hopelessness. B. H. Liddell Hart
[ Decides Helplessness Hope Hopelessness Induces Issues Life Loss Rather Than War]
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]
I was always really into the music rather than the scene. Rhona Mitra
[ Always Into Music Rather Really Scene Than]
I'm rather pleased with the new manuals. I see Inform now as a gauche young adult, having got past the stage of growing out of his shoes every few months. Graham Nelson
[ Adult Every Few Got Growing Having His Inform Manuals Months New Now Out Past Pleased Rather See Shoes Stage Young]
We must reject the idea that every time a law's broken, society is guilty rather than the lawbreaker. It is time to restore the American precept that each individual is accountable for his actions. Ronald Reagan
[ Accountable Actions American Broken Each Every Guilty His Idea Individual Law Must Precept Rather Reject Restore Society Than Time]
Once the brokerage house, rather than the bank, became the locus for American savings, that money would find its way into the stock market, because the broker was someone with a much higher tolerance for risk than the banker. Ron Chernow
[ American Bank Banker Became Because Broker Brokerage Find Higher House Into Market Money Much Once Rather Risk Savings Someone Stock Than Tolerance Way Would]
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim. Bertrand Russell
[ Competition Criminal Life Nothing Rather Than Victim]
Knowledge which is divorced from justice, may be called cunning rather than wisdom. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Called Cunning Divorced Justice Knowledge May Rather Than Which Wisdom]
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]
I really try not to read the tennis articles, because a lot of times they're guessing at how a player is feeling, and I like to keep myself kind of open minded about how I'm feeling, rather than have someone else explain to me what's going on. Jim Courier
[ Articles Because Else Explain Feeling Going Guessing How Keep Kind Lot Minded Myself Open Player Rather Read Really Someone Tennis Than Times Try]
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]
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]
I like to employ a form of repetition, in which the same elements recur but in different and unexpected ways. rather than being discarded as soon as they are understood or passed over. Graham Nelson
[ Being Different Discarded Elements Employ Form Over Passed Rather Recur Repetition Same Soon Than Understood Unexpected Ways Which]
I don't want to sit and cry for an hour in a movie. I'd rather have an action or a comedy. Noah Hathaway
[ Action Comedy Cry Hour Movie Rather Sit Want]
I'd much rather be in a movie that people have really strong feelings about than one that makes a hundred million dollars but you can't remember because it's just like all the others. Jennifer Jason Leigh
[ Because Dollars Feelings Hundred Just Makes Million Movie Much Others Rather Really Remember Strong Than]
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]
No seriously... when there's families, you tend to go back to your room after the gig rather than go for a drink with the other guys. But there's always someone who's got something going, like the tour manager. Phil Collins
[ After Always Back Drink Families Gig Go Going Got Guys Manager Other Rather Room Seriously Someone Something Tend Than Tour Your]
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]
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]
I would rather have gotten married than have a Hollywood contract. Jennifer O'Neill
[ Contract Gotten Hollywood Married Rather Than Would]
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]
Right discipline consists, not in external compulsion, but in the habits of mind which lead spontaneously to desirable rather than undesirable activities. Bertrand Russell
[ Activities Compulsion Consists Desirable Discipline External Habits Lead Mind Rather Right Spontaneously Than Undesirable Which]
I think that it's more likely that in my 60s and 70s I will be writing poetry rather than fiction. Robert Morgan
[ Fiction Likely More Poetry Rather Than Think Will Writing]
The American character looks always as if it had just had a rather bad haircut, which gives it, in our eyes at any rate, a greater humanity than the European, which even among its beggars has an all too professional air. Mary McCarthy
[ Air Always American Among Any Bad Beggars Character European Even Eyes Gives Greater Had Haircut Humanity Just Looks Our Professional Rate Rather Than Too Which]
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]
Humility is not my forte, and 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 Forte Gradually Harmless Humility Length Little Mild Other Own Rather Seem Shortcomings Staring Things Time Whenever]
I would rather be loved by somebody who respected me. Jennifer Tilly
[ Loved Rather Respected Somebody Would]
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]
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]
We are rich in the quantity of songs rather than in the quality. The singer has to go through hundreds of compositions before he finds one that really says something. Alma Gluck
[ Before Compositions Finds Go Hundreds Quality Quantity Rather Really Rich Says Singer Something Songs Than Through]
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]
Vices are often habits rather than passions. Antoine Rivarol
[ Habits Often Passions Rather Than Vices]
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]
It's unfortunate. Title IX is rather simple: don't discriminate on the basis of sex. Birch Bayh
[ Basis Discriminate Rather Sex Simple Title Unfortunate]
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]
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]
In fact, death seems to have been a rather late invention in evolution. One can go a long way in evolution before encountering an authentic corpse. George Wald
[ Authentic Been Before Corpse Death Encountering Evolution Fact Go Invention Late Long Rather Seems Way]
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]
I think that rather than condemning Islam, Islam needs to be studied by those who are sincere. Louis Farrakhan
[ Condemning Islam Needs Rather Sincere Studied Than Think Those]
I've got little ankles and a bit of a belly, so it makes me look rather an egg on legs. Johnny Vegas
[ Ankles Belly Bit Egg Got Legs Little Look Makes Rather]
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]
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]
I would rather have peace in the world than be President. Harry S. Truman
[ Peace President Rather Than World Would]
I will say that the prison regime is rather a good one for a writer because you have plenty of time to write. Mary Archer
[ Because Good Plenty Prison Rather Regime Say Time Will Write Writer]
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]
Eventually I found it had been working all along-but didn't show anything on screen until it had the first full page of text. I inserted 30 new lines, and suddenly my toy said 'hEllO woRlD'. An hour later I understood alphabet shifting rather better! Graham Nelson
[ Alphabet Anything Been Better Eventually First Found Full Had Hello Hour Inserted Later Lines New Page Rather Said Screen Shifting Show Suddenly Text Toy Understood Until Working World]
I rather like getting away from fiction. Penelope Lively
[ Away Fiction Getting Rather]
I'd rather be lonely than happy with somebody else. Gus Kahn
[ Else Happy Lonely Rather Somebody Than]
Communication is a continual balancing act, juggling the conflicting needs for intimacy and independence. To survive in the world, we have to act in concert with others, but to survive as ourselves, rather than simply as cogs in a wheel, we have to act alone. Deborah Tannen
[ Act Alone Balancing Communication Concert Conflicting Continual Independence Intimacy Juggling Needs Others Ourselves Rather Simply Survive Than Wheel World]
I would rather not tell you here things which every German has at heart. Albert Speer
[ Every German Heart Here Rather Tell Things Which 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]
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]
We are rather in the position that used to exist at the BBC, where you feel that you can pick up the phone to people who are experts in their field and they will be very favourably disposed to you and share their knowledge. Rory Bremner
[ Bbc Disposed Exist Experts Favourably Feel Field Knowledge Phone Pick Position Rather Share Their Up Used Very Where Will]
The design of those commissioners, frigates and warlike force is directed rather against Long Island and these your Honors' possessions, than to the imagined reform of New England. Peter Stuyvesant
[ Against Commissioners Design Directed England Force Frigates Honors Imagined Island Long New Possessions Rather Reform Than These Those Warlike Your]
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'd rather go to the dentist... but I'm going. Phil Gramm
[ Dentist Go Going Rather]
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]
If I couldn't laugh, I'd rather die. Claudette Colbert
[ Die Laugh Rather]
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]
Experience comprises illusions lost, rather than wisdom gained. Joseph Roux Experience
[ Comprises Experience Gained Illusions Lost Rather Than Wisdom]
I'd much rather be known as some curvy Kate than as some skinny stick. Kate Winslet
[ Curvy Kate Known Much Rather Skinny Some Stick Than]
'Cause I can make more money going in and doing my recordings and selling them through my entities that I have, rather than going to a record co. and them release a record and pay me 5 percent of what they make off it. Mickey Gilley
[ Cause Co Doing Entities Going Make Money More Off Pay Percent Rather Record Recordings Release Selling Than Them Through]
I loved to make a great defensive play, I'd rather do that than hit a home run. Bill Dickey
[ Defensive Great Hit Home Loved Make Play Rather Run Than]
I have always thought of sophistication as rather a feeble substitute for decadence. Christopher Hampton
[ Always Decadence Feeble Rather Sophistication Substitute Thought]
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 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]
This means keeping many trails open at once, inevitably requiring a fairly 'parallel' plot. This plot should be discovered rather than announced, so show, don't tell. Graham Nelson
[ Announced Discovered Fairly Inevitably Keeping Many Means Once Open Parallel Plot Rather Requiring Should Show Tell Than Trails]
Matter as matter rather than matter as symbol is a conscious political position, essentially Marxist. Carl Andre
[ Conscious Essentially Marxist Matter Political Position Rather Symbol Than]
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]
I have always done films with friends rather than strangers. Sanjay Dutt
[ Always Done Films Friends Rather Strangers Than]
Reality doesn't bite, rather our perception of reality bites. Anthony J. D'Angelo
[ Bite Bites Our Perception Rather Reality]
Life should be great rather than long. B. R. Ambedkar
[ Great Life Long Rather Should Than]
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]
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]
Critics have their purposes, and they're supposed to do what they do, but sometimes they get a little carried away with what they think someone should have done, rather than concerning themselves with what they did. Duke Ellington
[ Away Carried Concerning Critics Did Done Get Little Purposes Rather Should Someone Sometimes Supposed Than Their Themselves 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]
It does not take a majority to prevail... but rather an irate, tireless minority, keen on setting brushfires of freedom in the minds of men. Samuel Adams
[ Does Freedom Irate Keen Majority Men Minds Minority Prevail Rather Setting Take Tireless]
You're always tellin' me to go out more, Go ahead, get out and see the world, But then I think, why should I? I'd rather stay home and cry. Gwen Stefani
[ Ahead Always Cry Get Go Home More Out Rather See Should Stay Then Think Why World]
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]
Any person of honor chooses rather to lose his honor than to lose his conscience. Michel de Montaigne
[ Any Chooses Conscience His Honor Lose Person Rather Than]
I'd rather regret doing something than not doing something. James Hetfield
[ Doing Rather Regret Something Than]
Group personification obscures, rather than illuminates, important political questions. Tom G. Palmer
[ Group Illuminates Important Obscures Personification Political Questions Rather Than]
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]
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]
Our ideals, laws and customs should be based on the proposition that each generation in turn becomes the custodian rather than the absolute owner of our resources - and each generation has the obligation to pass this inheritance on in the future. Alberto Moravia
[ Absolute Based Becomes Custodian Customs Each Future Generation Ideals Inheritance Laws Obligation Our Owner Pass Proposition Rather Resources Should Than Turn]
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]
I'm better for it and I prefer to keep things simple and see what sounds I can get out of my head and hands rather than relying on a sound that someone else created. Andy Summers
[ Better Created Else Get Hands Head Keep Out Prefer Rather Relying See Simple Someone Sound Sounds Than Things]
I would far rather feel remorse than know how to define it. Thomas Kempis
[ Define Far Feel How Know Rather Remorse Than Would]
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
[ Any Belongs Exist Gypsies Improvisation Music Other Power Rather Sphere Than Which Without Would]
There's a preoccupation with memory and the operation of memory and a rather rapacious interest in history. Penelope Lively
[ History Interest Memory Operation Preoccupation Rather]
I will not say that women have no character; rather, they have a new one every day. Heinrich Heine
[ Character Day Every New Rather Say Will Women]
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]
The debates of that great assembly are frequently vague and perplexed, seeming to be dragged rather than to march, to the intended goal. Something of this sort must, I think, always happen in public democratic assemblies. Alexis de Tocqueville
[ Always Assemblies Assembly Debates Democratic Dragged Frequently Goal Great Happen Intended March Must Perplexed Public Rather Seeming Something Sort Than Think Vague]
Revolution today is taken for granted, and in consequence becomes rather dull. Wyndham Lewis
[ Becomes Consequence Dull Granted Rather Revolution Taken Today]
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]
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]
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]
Throughout the centuries, man has considered himself beautiful. I rather suppose that man only believes in his own beauty out of pride; that he is not really beautiful and he suspects this himself; for why does he look on the face of his fellow-man with such scorn? Isidore Ducasse Lautreamont
[ Beautiful Beauty Believes Centuries Considered Does Face Himself His Look Man Only Out Own Pride Rather Really Scorn Such Suppose Suspects Throughout Why]
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]
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]
We haven't been out in many of these countries helping them build infrastructure. How would they look at us today if we had been there helping them with some of that, rather than just being the people who are going to bomb in Iraq and go to Afghanistan? Patty Murray
[ Afghanistan Been Being Bomb Build Countries Go Going Had Haven Helping How Infrastructure Iraq Just Look Many Out Rather Some Than Them These Today Us Would]
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 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]
But let there be spaces in your togetherness and let the winds of the heavens dance between you. Love one another but make not a bond of love: let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls. Khalil Gibran
[ Another Between Bond Dance Heavens Love Make Moving Rather Sea Shores Souls Spaces Togetherness Winds Your]
It has been the way of Rotary to focus thought upon matters in which members are in agreement, rather than upon matters in which they are in disagreement. Paul Harris
[ Agreement Been Disagreement Focus Matters Members Rather Rotary Than Thought Upon Way Which]
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]
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]
Much corporate giving is charitable in nature rather than philanthropic. David Rockefeller
[ Charitable Corporate Giving Much Nature Philanthropic Rather Than]
Climbing K2 or floating the Grand Canyon in an inner tube; there are some things one would rather have done than do. Edward Abbey
[ Canyon Climbing Done Floating Grand Inner Rather Some Than Things Tube Would]
I'm quite looking forward to the fact that people know me as Richard rather than Craig. Richard Fleeshman
[ Craig Fact Forward Know Looking Quite Rather Richard Than]
The generality of men are naturally apt to be swayed by fear rather than reverence, and to refrain from evil rather because of the punishment that it brings than because of its own foulness. Aristotle
[ Apt Because Brings Evil Fear Generality Men Naturally Own Punishment Rather Refrain Reverence Swayed Than]
Since the events of September 11, we've rightfully changed our military strategy so we're now taking the fight to those individuals who aim to do us harm, rather than waiting for another atrocious attack to happen. Jim Gerlach
[ Aim Another Atrocious Attack Changed Events Fight Happen Harm Individuals Military Now Our Rather Rightfully September Since Strategy Taking Than Those Us Waiting]
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]
I like a lot of electronica. I like older jazz rather than newer. Greg Ginn
[ Electronica Jazz Lot Newer Older Rather Than]
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 fully realize that the new organization is a human rather than a perfect instrumentality for the attainment of its great objective. As time goes on it will, I am sure, be improved. Cordell Hull
[ Am Attainment Fully Goes Great Human Improved New Objective Organization Perfect Rather Realize Sure Than Time Will]
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 would rather beat the Yankees regularly than pitch a no hit game. Bob Feller
[ Beat Game Hit Pitch Rather Regularly Than Would Yankees]
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
[ Been Coming Credit Done Flattery Getting Gratifying Kind Late Life Little Now Rather Slow Some Sudden Think 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]
I'd rather be a lightning rod than a seismograph. Ken Kesey
[ Lightning Rather Rod Than]
Art does not reproduce what we see; rather, it makes us see. Paul Klee
[ Art Does Makes Rather Reproduce See Us]
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]
We would fight not for the political future of a distant city, rather for principles whose destruction would ruin the possibility of peace and security for the peoples of the earth. Neville Chamberlain
[ City Destruction Distant Earth Fight Future Peace Peoples Political Possibility Principles Rather Ruin Security Whose Would]
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]
Pornography is rather like trying to find out about a Beethoven symphony by having somebody tell you about it and perhaps hum a few bars. Robertson Davies
[ Bars Beethoven Few Find Having Hum Out Perhaps Rather Somebody Symphony Tell Trying]
Individualism is rather like innocence; there must be something unconscious about it. Louis Kronenberger
[ Individualism Innocence Must Rather Something Unconscious]
I would rather be known as 'Jim Kolbe, the trade expert in Congress who happens to be gay,' rather than 'Jim Kolbe, gay congressman from Arizona.' Jim Kolbe
[ Arizona Congress Congressman Expert Gay Happens Jim Known Rather Than Trade Would]
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 faith rather than reason. Hal Borland
[ Beginnings Calls Deals Fact Faith Lies Locked Rather Reason Remains Same Seed Simplest Than Time Ultimate Universe Which Wisdom]
To the moralist prostitution does not consist so much in the fact that the woman sells her body, but rather that she sells it out of wedlock. Emma Goldman
[ Body Consist Does Fact Her Moralist Much Out Rather Sells She Wedlock Woman]
I'd rather have a search engine or a compiler on a deserted island than a game. John Carmack
[ Compiler Deserted Engine Game Island Rather Search Than]
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]
To do the same thing over and over again is not only boredom: it is to be controlled by rather than to control what you do. Heraclitus
[ Again Boredom Control Controlled Only Over Rather Same Than Thing]
I'd rather do a really good small part than a really bad big part. Ron White
[ Bad Big Good Part Rather Really Small Than]
Bill Clinton strikes me as the kind of guy who goes wherever the polls lead him, rather than leading the polls. Al Sharpton
[ Bill Clinton Goes Guy Him Kind Lead Leading Polls Rather Strikes Than Wherever]
Choose a wife rather by your ear than your eye. Thomas Fuller
[ Choose Ear Eye Rather Than Wife Your]
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]
Computers rather frighten me, because I never did learn to type, so the whole thing seems extraordinarily complicated to me. Charles Keating
[ Because Complicated Computers Did Extraordinarily Frighten Learn Never Rather Seems Thing Type Whole]
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]
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'm oftentimes called away from my family... it's rather hard for me to be away from them. We're very close. Benjamin Bratt
[ Away Called Close Family Hard Oftentimes Rather Them Very]
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]
It was all that stuff about taking your parents' car when you're 13, sneaking booze into rock shows and ditching school with your friends. I could relate to that as a former teenager, rather than as a present parent. Donal Logue
[ Booze Car Could Former Friends Into Parent Parents Present Rather Relate Rock School Shows Sneaking Stuff Taking Teenager Than Your]
Boredom is just the reverse side of fascination: both depend on being outside rather than inside a situation, and one leads to the other. Arthur Schopenhauer
[ Being Boredom Both Depend Fascination Inside Just Leads Other Outside Rather Reverse Side Situation Than]
Dreams can be like charades in which we act out words rather than see or speak them. Jane Roberts
[ Act Dreams Out Rather See Speak Than Them Which Words]
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]
Uh, I just had an operation last March which was rather serious and I'm recuperating now. I'm on a very bland diet. But, uh, I'm lucky, I was just lucky, that's all. Rube Goldberg
[ Bland Diet Had Just Last Lucky March Now Operation Rather Serious Uh Very Which]
I would rather wake up in the middle of nowhere than in any city on earth. Steve McQueen
[ Any City Earth Middle Nowhere Rather Than Up Wake Would]
Me, my literary reputation is mostly abroad, but I am anchored here in New York. I can't think of any other place I'd rather die than here. Harold Brodkey
[ Abroad Am Anchored Any Die Here Literary Mostly New Other Place Rather Reputation Than Think York]
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]
I would rather exercise than read a newspaper. Kim Alexis Fitness
[ Exercise Newspaper Rather Read Than Would]
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]
Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers. Voltaire
[ Answers His Judge Man Questions Rather Than]
I am rather like a mosquito in a nudist camp; I know what I ought to do, but I don't know where to begin. Stephen Bayne
[ Am Begin Camp Know Mosquito Ought Rather Where]
Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom. Alexis de Tocqueville
[ Americans Enamored Equal Equality Freedom Rather Slavery Than Unequal Would]
I would rather have one minute at this age than a month at 21. William M. Holden
[ Age Minute Month Rather Than Would]
David Lee Roth had the idea that if you covered a successful song, you were half way home. C'mon - Van Halen doing 'Dancing in the Streets'? It was stupid. I started feeling like I would rather bomb playing my own songs than be successful playing someone else's music. Eddie Van Halen
[ Bomb Covered Dancing David Doing Else Feeling Had Halen Half Home Idea Lee Mon Music Own Playing Rather Roth Someone Song Songs Started Streets Stupid Successful Than Van Way Were Would]
Rather than set aside daily time for prayer, I pray constantly and spontaneously about everything I encounter on a daily basis. When someone shares something with me, I'll often simply say, 'let's pray about this right now.' Thomas Kinkade
[ Aside Basis Constantly Daily Encounter Everything Now Often Pray Prayer Rather Right Say Set Shares Simply Someone Something Spontaneously Than Time]
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]
I respect people who feel things passionately. I do. But when someone is a judge, that is not what they should bring to the bench. It is not really passion, except in rare instances, that serves the bench well. It is, rather, an ability to understand the law and follow it. Charles Schumer
[ Ability Bench Bring Except Feel Follow Instances Judge Law Passion Passionately Rare Rather Really Respect Serves Should Someone Things Understand Well]
I had rather believe all the Fables in the Legend, and the Talmud, and the Alcoran, than that this universal frame is without a Mind. Francis Bacon
[ Believe Fables Frame Had Legend Mind Rather Talmud Than Universal Without]
Satire is tragedy plus time. You give it enough time, the public, the reviewers will allow you to satirize it. Which is rather ridiculous, when you think about it. Lenny Bruce
[ Allow Enough Give Plus Public Rather Reviewers Ridiculous Satire Think Time Tragedy Which Will]
I like going to Church for aesthetic reasons, rather than spiritual ones. Andres Serrano
[ Aesthetic Church Going Ones Rather Reasons Spiritual Than]
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]
Investors should start with a view of skepticism. They should become intellectual investors rather than emotional investors. They should be careful, and they should be skeptical. Arthur Levitt
[ Become Careful Emotional Intellectual Investors Rather Should Skeptical Skepticism Start Than View]
But in a turbulent environment the change is so widespread that it just routes around any kind of central authority. So it is best to manage the bottom-up change rather than try to institute it from the top down. Kevin Kelly
[ Any Around Authority Best Central Change Down Environment Institute Just Kind Manage Rather Routes Than Top Try Turbulent Widespread]
Support by United States rulers is rather in the nature of the support that the rope gives to a hanged man. Nikita Khrushchev
[ Gives Hanged Man Nature Rather Rope Rulers States Support United]
I sometimes fall into the trap of doing what I think I should be doing rather than what I want to be doing. Bjork
[ Doing Fall Into Rather Should Sometimes Than Think Trap Want]
It's nice to be in a situation where the two books that I write for a sort of regular monthly income are also works that I enjoy immensely, rather than them being some kind of bread and butter, do it because you have to do it. Garth Ennis
[ Also Because Being Books Bread Butter Enjoy Immensely Income Kind Monthly Nice Rather Regular Situation Some Sort Than Them Two Where Works 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]
It's a real conflict for me when I go to a concert and find out somebody in the audience is a Republican or fundamental Christian. It can cloud my enjoyment. I'd rather not know. Linda Ronstadt
[ Audience Christian Cloud Concert Conflict Enjoyment Find Fundamental Go Know Out Rather Real Republican Somebody]
I think I'm dull. I would rather watch other people. Mia Kirshner
[ Dull Other Rather Think Watch Would]
I would rather be respected than elected. Charles Edison
[ Elected Rather Respected Than Would]
After six or seven performances of any song, you begin to perform it rather than feel it. Graham Nash
[ After Any Begin Feel Perform Performances Rather Seven Six Song Than]
The point of mythology or myth is to point to the horizon and to point back to ourselves: This is who we are; this is where we came from; and this is where we're going. And a lot of Western society over the last hundred years - the last 50 years really - has lost that. We have become rather aimless and wandering. J. Michael Straczynski
[ Aimless Back Become Came Going Horizon Hundred Last Lost Lot Myth Mythology Ourselves Over Point Rather Really Society Wandering Western Where Years]
There is a set of religious, or rather moral, writings which teach that virtue is the certain road to happiness, and vice to misery in this world. A very wholesome and comfortable doctrine, and to which we have but one objection, namely, that it is not true. Francois Fenelon
[ Certain Comfortable Doctrine Happiness Misery Moral Namely Objection Rather Religious Road Set Teach True Very Vice Virtue Which Wholesome World Writings]
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]
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]
General Washington had rather incautiously encamped the bulk of his army on Long Island - a large and plentiful district about two miles from the city of New York. Mercy Otis Warren
[ Army Bulk City District General Had His Island Large Long Miles New Plentiful Rather Two Washington York]
The essential function of art is moral. But a passionate, implicit morality, not didactic. A morality which changes the blood, rather than the mind. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Art Blood Changes Didactic Essential Function Implicit Mind Moral Morality Passionate Rather Than Which]
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]
I'd rather betray the world than let the world betray me. Cao Cao
[ Betray Rather Than World]
I don't waste as much time at work because I'd rather spend it with my kids. Cindy Crawford
[ Because Kids Much Rather Spend Time Waste Work]
I'd rather be called King than other things I've been called. Richard Petty
[ Been Called King Other Rather Than Things]
I should like to repeat what I stated recently in the Jeddah Economic Forum in Saudi Arabia: It won't be the religion, but rather the world-view of some of its followers that shall be made current. Recep Tayyip Erdogan
[ Arabia Current Economic Followers Forum Made Rather Recently Religion Repeat Saudi Shall Should Some Stated Won]
Most entrepreneurs are merely technicians with an entrepreneurial seizure. Most entrepreneurs fail because you are working IN your business rather than ON your business. Michael Gerber
[ Because Business Entrepreneurial Entrepreneurs Fail Merely Most Rather Seizure Technicians Than Working Your]
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 appreciate all of the attention I get in my career. I am a loner and live a rather secluded life so sometimes I do get overwhelmed, but I am always very appreciative of everything, and honored. Kim Elizabeth
[ Always Am Appreciate Appreciative Attention Career Everything Get Honored Life Live Loner Overwhelmed Rather Secluded Sometimes Very]
If a politician murders his mother, the first response of the press or of his opponents will likely be not that it was a terrible thing to do, but rather that in a statement made six years before he had gone on record as being opposed to matricide. Meg Greenfield Politics
[ Before Being First Gone Had His Likely Made Mother Murders Opponents Opposed Politician Press Rather Record Response Six Statement Terrible Thing Will Years]
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]
I like to believe that rather than destroy icons, I make new ones. Andres Serrano
[ Believe Destroy Icons Make New Ones Rather Than]
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]
Each kid has a different level of expertise and some of them are very raw and inexperienced and some are incredibly mature and experienced. So you just have to go with what they are rather than have some abstract technique that you're going to try to apply to them. David Cronenberg
[ Abstract Apply Different Each Experienced Expertise Go Going Incredibly Inexperienced Just Kid Level Mature Rather Raw Some Technique Than Them Try Very]
I tend to think of the organ as part of the rhythm section, rather than a frontline voice. Alan Price
[ Organ Part Rather Rhythm Section Tend Than Think Voice]
It's true I've always been attracted to the jazz band in an orchestral way, rather than a band way. Gerry Mulligan
[ Always Attracted Band Been Jazz Orchestral Rather Than True Way]
Because society would rather we always wore a pretty face, women have been trained to cut off anger. Nancy Friday
[ Always Anger Because Been Cut Face Off Pretty Rather Society Trained Women Wore Would]
I was walking down fifth avenue today and I found a wallet, and I was gonna keep it, rather than return it, but I thought: well, if I lost a hundred and fifty dollars, how would I feel? And I realized I would want to be taught a lesson. Emo Philips
[ Avenue Dollars Down Feel Fifth Fifty Found Gonna How Hundred Keep Lesson Lost Rather Realized Return Taught Than Thought Today Walking Wallet Want Well 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]
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]
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]
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]
For it is, and must remain, the case that we must obey God rather than man. Martin Niemoller
[ Case God Man Must Obey Rather Remain Than]
I agree to, or rather aspire to, my doom. Pierre Corneille
[ Agree Aspire Doom 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]
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]
Of course there may well be particular reasons why Spencer rather than others is dead, as there were also particular reasons why he rather than others made such a stir. Talcott Parsons
[ Also Course Dead Made May Others Particular Rather Reasons Spencer Stir Such Than Well Were Why]
I'd rather give my life than be afraid to give it. Lyndon B. Johnson
[ Afraid Give Life Rather Than]
To live in Australia permanently is rather like going to a party and dancing all night with one's mother. Barry Humphries
[ Australia Dancing Going Live Mother Night Party Permanently Rather]
If civilians are going to be killed, I would rather have them be their civilians than our civilians. Stuart Symington
[ Civilians Going Killed Our Rather Than Their Them Would]
I work for the public, for the people who are paying to go to the cinema, rather than for the critics. Kevin Costner
[ Cinema Critics Go Paying Public Rather Than Work]
We would rather have our employees running our business. James Sinegal
[ Business Employees Our Rather Running Would]
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]
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]
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]
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]
This foundational principle - that human beings derive their rights from God, rather than from the State, or any other source - is what made America different. Ernie Fletcher
[ America Any Beings Derive Different Foundational God Human Made Other Principle Rather Rights Source State Than Their]
The letters were universally complimentary, and we designers loved hearing that our games were being enjoyed, but if they weren't sending us a picture of their screens most of those writers would have spent their time playing the game rather than writing letters. David Crane
[ Being Complimentary Designers Enjoyed Game Games Hearing Letters Loved Most Our Picture Playing Rather Screens Sending Spent Than Their Those Time Universally Us Were Weren Would Writers Writing]
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]
Upon arriving, meeting their teachers and signing up for classes, these students began to realize that their attendance at Delaware State University was not a goal achieved, but rather a dream being sewn - a first step, if you will. Michael N. Castle
[ Achieved Arriving Attendance Began Being Classes Delaware Dream First Goal Meeting Rather Realize Signing State Step Students Teachers Their These University Up Upon Will]
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]
What this means is that we shouldn't abbreviate the truth but rather get a new method of presentation. Edward Tufte
[ Get Means Method New Presentation Rather Truth]
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]
Likewise, with solar, especially here in California, we're discovering that the 80 solar farm schemes that are going forward want to basically bulldoze 1,000 sq. mi. of southern California desert. Well, as an environmentalist, we would rather that didn't happen. Stewart Brand
[ Basically California Desert Discovering Environmentalist Especially Farm Forward Going Happen Here Likewise Rather Schemes Solar Southern Want Well Would]
I was rather a fat little boy. Cyril Cusack
[ Boy Fat Little Rather]
I've lived in good climate, and it bores the hell out of me. I like weather rather than climate. John Steinbeck
[ Bores Climate Good Hell Lived Out Rather Than Weather]
It's rather naive, apart from being ethically objectionable, to assume that our investigators travel around the country with bags of money trying to bribe witnesses to lie on the witness stand. We just don't operate that way. Jim Garrison
[ Apart Around Assume Bags Being Bribe Country Ethically Investigators Just Lie Money Naive Objectionable Operate Our Rather Stand Travel Trying Way Witness Witnesses]
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 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]
That certainly is one approach to take. My own is to acknowledge the inner child and try to work with my first fascination with science fiction. I have tried to build on its idea content and narrative drive rather than to discard them. James Gunn
[ Acknowledge Approach Build Certainly Child Content Discard Drive Fascination Fiction First Idea Inner Narrative Own Rather Science Take Than Them Tried Try Work]
I should be very willing to redress men wrongs, and rather check than punish crimes, had not Cervantes, in that all too true tale of Quixote, shown how all such efforts fail. Lord Byron
[ Cervantes Check Crimes Efforts Fail Had How Men Punish Quixote Rather Redress Should Shown Such Tale Than Too True Very Willing Wrongs]
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]
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]
Who would not rather trust and be deceived? Eliza Cook Trust
[ Deceived Rather Trust 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]
About every two minutes a new wave of planes would be over. The motors seemed to grind rather than roar, and to have an angry pulsation like a bee buzzing in blind fury. Ernie Pyle
[ Angry Bee Blind Buzzing Every Fury Grind Minutes Motors New Over Planes Rather Roar Seemed Than Two Wave Would]
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]
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]
The writing career is not a romantic one. The writer's life may be colorful, but his work itself is rather drab. Mary Roberts Rinehart
[ Career Colorful Drab His Itself Life May Rather Romantic Work Writer Writing]
Inspiration doesn't really work like that - you're not looking out for it. Inspiration is something that tends to capture you rather than you capture it. Joan Armatrading
[ Capture Inspiration Looking Out Rather Really Something Tends Than Work]
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]
Misquotation is, in fact, the pride and privilege of the learned. A widely- read man never quotes accurately, for the rather obvious reason that he has read too widely. Hesketh Pearson
[ Accurately Fact Learned Man Misquotation Never Obvious Pride Privilege Quotes Rather Read Reason Too Widely]
Chance doesn't mean meaningless randomness, but historical contingency. This happens rather than that, and that's the way that novelty, new things, come about. John Polkinghorne
[ Chance Come Contingency Happens Historical Mean Meaningless New Novelty Randomness Rather Than Things Way]
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]
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]
To be truly radical is to make hope possible rather than despair convincing. Raymond Williams
[ Convincing Despair Hope Make Possible Radical Rather Than Truly]
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]
I'd rather wear jewels in my hair than anywhere else. The face should have the advantage of this brilliance. Hedy Lamarr
[ Advantage Anywhere Brilliance Else Face Hair Jewels Rather Should Than Wear]
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them. John Stuart Mill
[ Attempting Desires Happiness Learned Limiting Rather Satisfy Seek Than Them]
Never respect men merely for their riches, but rather for their philanthropy; we do not value the sun for its height, but for its use. Gamaliel Bailey
[ Height Men Merely Never Philanthropy Rather Respect Riches Sun Their Use Value]
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]
This is not to say that the Scots are not fine people, but they were all sort of... well, my grandfather was a minister and sort of Protestant, and this was rather depressing to me. Alan Hovhaness
[ Depressing Fine Grandfather Minister Protestant Rather Say Scots Sort Well Were]
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]
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]
There is no winning or losing, but rather the value is in the experience of imagining yourself as a character in whatever genre you're involved in, whether it's a fantasy game, the Wild West, secret agenst or whatever else. You get to sort of vicariously experience those things. Gary Gygax
[ Character Else Experience Fantasy Game Genre Get Imagining Involved Losing Rather Secret Sort Things Those Value Vicariously West Whatever Whether Wild Winning Yourself]
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 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]
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]
Culture, which makes talent shine, is not completely ours either, nor can we place it solely at our disposal. Rather, it belongs mainly to our country, which gave it to us, and to humanity, from which we receive it as a birthright. Jose Marti
[ Belongs Birthright Completely Country Culture Disposal Either Gave Humanity Mainly Makes Nor Our Ours Place Rather Receive Shine Solely Talent Us Which]
For Stevie, the words are of prime importance; the song moves around the words, rather than the words moving around the song. Christine McVie
[ Around Importance Moves Moving Prime Rather Song Stevie Than Words]
I would rather die a meaningful death than to live a meaningless life. Corazon Aquino
[ Death Die Life Live Meaningful Meaningless Rather Than Would]
I do feel part of that generation of people who were rather idealistic in the '70s and became disillusioned in the '80s. Not just about social services issues, but the world. Kazuo Ishiguro
[ Became Disillusioned Feel Generation Idealistic Issues Just Part Rather Services Social Were World]
I left the table where there were important people and had lunch with my husband and a few friends. The reception was organised in my honour, so it was rather amusing. Nana Mouskouri
[ Amusing Few Friends Had Honour Husband Important Left Lunch Organised Rather Reception Table Were Where]
The poem is a little myth of man's capacity of making life meaningful. And in the end, the poem is not a thing we see-it is, rather, a light by which we may see-and what we see is life. Robert Penn Warren Poetry
[ Capacity End Life Light Little Making Man May Meaningful Myth Poem Rather See Thing Which]
I'd rather be the king of kids, than the prince of fools. Jack Black
[ Fools Kids King Prince Rather Than]
Most of the people who get sent to die in wars are young men who've got a lot of energy and would probably rather, in a better world, be putting that energy into copulation rather than going over there and blowing some other young man's guts out. Alan Moore
[ Better Blowing Die Energy Get Going Got Guts Into Lot Man Men Most Other Out Over Probably Putting Rather Sent Some Than Wars World Would Young]
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]
Your instinct, rather than precision stabbing, is more about just random bludgeoning. Simon Pegg
[ Bludgeoning Instinct Just More Precision Random Rather Stabbing Than Your]
Cultural confinement takes place when a curator imposes his own limits on an art exhibition, rather than asking an artist to set his limits. Robert Smithson
[ Art Artist Asking Confinement Cultural Curator Exhibition His Imposes Limits Own Place Rather Set Takes Than]
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]
I'd much rather have the honesty than not. Because if you will say what's on your mind and get it off your chest, then the sooner I can prove you wrong! Garth Brooks
[ Because Chest Get Honesty Mind Much Off Prove Rather Say Sooner Than Then Will Wrong Your]
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]
It's interesting to fantasize having a man sink his teeth into your neck for sustenance, knowing that it isn't going to be terribly painful but rather very exciting. Frank Langella
[ Exciting Fantasize Going Having His Interesting Into Knowing Man Neck Painful Rather Sink Sustenance Teeth Terribly Very Your]
It seems to me that in our lifetime we have passed from the wreck of liberal humanism to the beginning of a new recognition of dogma: isn't it rather tremendous? Ruth Pitter
[ Beginning Dogma Humanism Liberal Lifetime New Our Passed Rather Recognition Seems Tremendous Wreck]
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]
We have many cases of men committing suicide rather than face their own individuality. I know of no case of a woman who committed suicide because she was gay. George Weinberg
[ Because Case Cases Committed Committing Face Gay Individuality Know Many Men Own Rather She Suicide Than Their Woman]
God was treated like this powerful, erratic, rather punitive father who has to be pacified and praised. You know, flattered. John Cleese
[ Erratic Father Flattered God Know Powerful Praised Punitive Rather Treated]
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]
I'd rather let the music speak for itself. Serj Tankian
[ Itself Music Rather Speak]
I would rather be right than President. Henry Clay
[ President Rather Right Than Would]
Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art... It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival. C. S. Lewis Friendship
[ Art Friendship Give Philosophy Rather Survival Things Those Unnecessary Value]
Personally, I think the best motto for an educational establishment is: 'Or Would You Rather Be a Mule?' Terry Prachett
[ Best Educational Establishment Motto Mule Personally Rather Think Would]
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]
For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment. Viktor E. Frankl
[ Day Differs General Given Hour Life Man Matters Meaning Moment Person Rather Specific Therefore]
I think that what I'm interested with is the creative side of music-making, rather than all the travelling. Michael Giles
[ Creative Interested Rather Side Than Think Travelling]
It is only in appearance that time is a river. It is rather a vast landscape and it is the eye of the beholder that moves. Thornton Wilder
[ Appearance Beholder Eye Landscape Moves Only Rather River Time Vast]
Wonder rather than doubt is the root of all knowledge. Abraham Joshua Heschel
[ Doubt Knowledge Rather Root Than Wonder]
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]
I'm just a lazy boy. I'd rather sit in my recliner and act. John Goodman
[ Act Boy Just Lazy Rather Sit]
I like the fact that New York looks a bit backwards, toward the Old World, rather than resolutely forwards. Carter Burwell
[ Backwards Bit Fact Forwards Looks New Old Rather Resolutely Than Toward World York]
If there were no mystery left to explore life would get rather dull, wouldn't it? Sidney Buchman
[ Dull Explore Get Left Life Mystery Rather Were Would]
I find its attention to living this life rather than the next one exhilarating because I think even independently of Judaism that that's the right way to go about life. Janet Suzman
[ Attention Because Even Exhilarating Find Go Independently Judaism Life Living Next Rather Right Than Think Way]
Liberalism is an attitude rather than a set of dogmas - an attitude that insists upon questioning all plausible and self-evident propositions, seeking not to reject them but to find out what evidence there is to support them rather than their possible alternatives. Morris Raphael Cohen
[ Alternatives Attitude Dogmas Evidence Find Insists Liberalism Out Plausible Possible Propositions Questioning Rather Reject Seeking Self-Evident Set Support Than Their Them Upon]
My tastes and inspirational artists were always rather eclectic and diverse. Taylor Dayne
[ Always Artists Diverse Eclectic Inspirational Rather Tastes Were]
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]
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls. Khalil Gibran
[ Another Between Bond Love Make Moving Rather Sea Shores Souls Your]
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]
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]
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]
I would rather have a cup of tea than sex. Boy George
[ Cup Rather Sex Tea Than Would]
Once a person has killed other people on behalf of an ideology, he becomes rather devoted to it. John McCarthy
[ Becomes Behalf Devoted Ideology Killed Once Other Person Rather]
People tend to believe the bad rather than the good. Giovanni Boccaccio
[ Bad Believe Good Rather Tend Than]
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]
We are staunch and true and in rather a champagne mood. Franz Marc
[ Champagne Mood Rather Staunch True]
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]
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]
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]
Our markets have not achieved their great successes as a result of government fiat, but rather through efforts of competing interests working to meet the demands of investors and to fulfill the promises posed by advancing technology. Arthur Levitt
[ Achieved Advancing Competing Demands Efforts Fiat Fulfill Government Great Interests Investors Markets Meet Our Posed Promises Rather Result Successes Technology Their Through Working]
I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints - the sinners are much more fun. Billy Joel
[ Cry Fun Laugh More Much Rather Saints Sinners Than]
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]
New Orleans cuisine is Creole rather than Cajun. Poppy Z. Brite
[ Creole Cuisine New Orleans Rather Than]
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]
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]
Most men seem to live according to sense rather than reason. Thomas Aquinas
[ According Live Men Most Rather Reason Seem Sense Than]
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 wasn't good at being affable. You get beyond that and realise the attraction in any human being has more to do with what they give to someone rather than just being face candy. Alison Moyet
[ Affable Any Attraction Being Beyond Candy Face Get Give Good Human Just More Rather Realise Someone 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]
The epic poet has behind him a tradition of matter and a tradition of style; and that is what every other poet has behind him too; only, for the epic poet, tradition is rather narrower, rather more strictly compelling. Lascelles Abercrombie
[ Behind Compelling Epic Every Him Matter More Narrower Only Other Poet Rather Strictly Style Too Tradition]
I would rather make my name than inherit it. William Makepeace Thackeray
[ Inherit Make Name Rather Than Would]
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]
Having a positive mental attitude is asking how something can be done rather than saying it can't be done. Bo Bennett
[ Asking Attitude Done Having How Mental Positive Rather Saying Something Than]
Stop bothering me with your pathetic politics - I'd rather go to the whorehouse. Otto Dix
[ Bothering Go Pathetic Politics Rather Stop Whorehouse Your]
Inspiration usually comes during work, rather than before it. Madeleine L'Engle
[ Before Comes During Inspiration Rather Than Usually Work]
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]
I would rather discover one true cause than gain the kingdom of Persia. Democritus
[ Cause Discover Gain Kingdom Persia Rather Than True Would]
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]
A singer for me is more like someone who is standing alone with a microphone like Scott Walker, rather than someone who is bashing a plank and is spitting all over a microphone. Graham Coxon
[ Alone Microphone More Over Plank Rather Scott Singer Someone Spitting Standing Than Walker]
I'd rather have a hundred thousand or a million people saying I'm nuts and I'm crazy for my musical choices and what I've said lyrically, than a million people all raising their hand on the first day. Chuck D.
[ Choices Crazy Day First Hand Hundred Lyrically Million Musical Nuts Raising Rather Said Saying Than Their Thousand]
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 have a nod from an American, than a snuff-box from an emperor. Lord Byron
[ American Emperor Nod Rather Than Would]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Governmental aid is a drawback rather than an assistance, as, although it may facilitate in the routine of artistic production, it is an impediment to the development of true artistic genius. John Philip Sousa
[ Aid Although Artistic Assistance Development Drawback Facilitate Genius Governmental Impediment May Production Rather Routine Than True]
And when it rains on your parade, look up rather than down. Without the rain, there would be no rainbow. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Down Look Parade Rain Rainbow Rains Rather Than Up Without Would Your]
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]
My interest in desperation lies only in that sometimes I find myself having become desperate. Very seldom do I start out that way. I can see of course that, in the abstract, thinking and all activity is rather desperate. Willem de Kooning
[ Abstract Activity Become Course Desperate Desperation Find Having Interest Lies Myself Only Out Rather See Seldom Sometimes Start Thinking Very Way]
We know our friends by their defects rather than by their merits. W. Somerset Maugham
[ Defects Friends Know Merits Our Rather Than Their]
A woman never forgets her sex. She would rather talk with a man than an angel, any day. Washington Irving
[ Angel Any Day Forgets Her Man Never Rather Sex She Talk Than Woman Would]
I'd rather learn from one bird how to sing than to teach ten thousand stars how not to dance. e. e. cummings
[ Bird Dance How Learn Rather Sing Stars Teach Ten Than Thousand]
I'll happily mentor anyone who wants mentoring, and most of that goes on by internet rather than face to face. Bernard Cornwell
[ Anyone Face Goes Happily Internet Mentor Mentoring Most Rather Than Wants]
I would rather my soul broil in hell than I do you any harm. William Kidd
[ Any Harm Hell Rather Soul Than Would]
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]
Man does not speak because he thinks; he thinks because he speaks. Or rather, speaking is no different than thinking: to speak is to think. Octavio Paz
[ Because Different Does Man Rather Speak Speaking Speaks Than Think Thinking Thinks]
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]
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 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]
We must form our minds by reading deep rather than wide. Marcus Fabius Quintilian
[ Deep Form Minds Must Our Rather Reading Than Wide]
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]
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]
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 had rather be an oyster than a man, the most stupid and senseless of animals. George Berkeley
[ Animals Had Man Most Oyster Rather Senseless Stupid Than]
For my own part, I had rather suffer any inconvenience from having to work occasionally in chambers and kitchen... than witness the subservience in which the menial class is held in Europe. Harriet Martineau
[ Any Chambers Class Europe Had Having Held Inconvenience Kitchen Menial Occasionally Own Part Rather Subservience Suffer Than Which Witness Work]
In a drama of the highest order there is little food for censure or hatred; it teaches rather self-knowledge and self-respect. Percy Bysshe Shelley
[ Censure Drama Food Hatred Highest Little Order Rather Self-Knowledge Self-Respect Teaches]
Since the beginning of time, children have not liked to study. They would much rather play, and if you have their interests at heart, you will let them learn while they play; they will find that what they have mastered is child's play. Carl Orff
[ Beginning Child Children Find Heart Interests Learn Liked Mastered Much Play Rather Since Study Their Them Time While Will Would]
Being a sex symbol was rather like being a convict. Raquel Welch
[ Being Convict Rather Sex Symbol]
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]
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 prefer the rather old and battered, things with character, to the brand new. Rick Allen
[ Battered Brand Character New Old Prefer Rather Things]
I'd rather win two or three, lose one, win two or three more. I'm a great believer in things evening out. If you win a whole bunch in a row, somewhere along the line you're going to lose some too. Walt Alston
[ Along Believer Bunch Evening Going Great Line Lose More Out Rather Row Some Somewhere Things Three Too Two Whole Win]
That foreign trade should be fair rather than free. Lyn Nofziger
[ Fair Foreign Free Rather Should Than Trade]
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]
I don't know what to say to that, but I have to agree with Johnny that, yeah, we do touch upon things that most men would rather not admit: That we feel pain, we cry, get sad and sometimes don't deal well with disappointment. Peter Steele
[ Admit Agree Cry Deal Disappointment Feel Get Johnny Know Men Most Pain Rather Sad Say Sometimes Things Touch Upon Well Would Yeah]
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]
Well, rather than to give you my impression on Los Angeles, per se, my older sister's husband is and American, therefore I have a pretty good idea of the, perhaps the characteristics of Americans in general. Nobuo Uematsu
[ American Americans Angeles Characteristics General Give Good Husband Idea Impression Los Older Per Perhaps Pretty Rather Se Sister Than Therefore Well]
The title came rather early in one of Ringo's more tired and emotional moments. Richard Lester
[ Came Early Emotional Moments More Rather Ringo Tired Title]
Would you rather have butter or guns? Preparedness makes us powerful. Butter merely makes us fat. Hermann Goering
[ Butter Fat Guns Makes Merely Powerful Preparedness Rather Us Would]
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 need sex for a clear complexion, but I'd rather do it for love. Joan Crawford
[ Clear Complexion Love Need Rather Sex]
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]
It is important for us consciously to say, or claim, only the things we want rather than what we do not want. Darren L. Johnson
[ Claim Consciously Important Only Rather Say Than Things Us Want]
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]
Kelly has a rather bad habit of interrupting. Jack Osbourne
[ Bad Habit Interrupting Kelly Rather]
In the practical world of computing, it is rather uncommon that a program, once it performs correctly and satisfactorily, remains unchanged forever. Niklaus Wirth Computers
[ Computing Correctly Forever Once Performs Practical Program Rather Remains Unchanged Uncommon World]
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]
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]
There are people who would rather choke than go see my movies. They write me letters all the time. Alec Baldwin
[ Choke Go Letters Movies Rather See Than Time Would Write]
I don't have any fear of intimacy, but rather thrive on it, which is rare in a public person. Jack Nicholson
[ Any Fear Intimacy Person Public Rare Rather Thrive Which]
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]
Is it not rather what we expect in men, that they should have numerous strands of experience lying side by side and never compare them with each other? George Eliot
[ Compare Each Expect Experience Lying Men Never Numerous Other Rather Should Side Strands Them]
Two or three things I know for sure, and one is that I'd rather go naked than wear the coat the world has made for me. Dorothy Allison
[ Coat Go Know Made Naked Rather Sure Than Things Three Two Wear World]
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]
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]
My boys told me they'd rather play than practice. Jimmy Smith
[ Boys Play Practice Rather Than Told]
Women should try to increase their size rather than decrease it, because I believe the bigger we are, the more space we'll take up, and the more we'll have to be reckoned with. Roseanne Barr
[ Because Believe Bigger Decrease Increase More Rather Reckoned Should Size Space Take Than Their Try Up Women]
Men seldom, or rather never for a length of time and deliberately, rebel against anything that does not deserve rebelling against. Thomas Carlyle
[ Against Anything Deliberately Deserve Does Length Men Never Rather Rebel Rebelling Seldom Time]
Superstitions are habits rather than beliefs. Marlene Dietrich
[ Beliefs Habits Rather Superstitions Than]
Liberalism, on the other hand, regards life as an adventure in which we must take risks in new situations, in which there is no guarantee that the new will always be the good or the true, in which progress is a precarious achievement rather than inevitability. Morris Raphael Cohen
[ Achievement Adventure Always Good Guarantee Hand Inevitability Liberalism Life Must New Other Precarious Progress Rather Regards Risks Situations Take Than True Which Will]
The most significant piece of advice my father gave me early on about acting was, don't get caught acting. Really believe in what you're doing and then commit to it. Even if it feels uncomfortable, even if you feel that you're gonna look like an ass. It's all acting, but find the truth in a moment as opposed to just pretending you have and rather than trying to act your way out of it. Kiefer Sutherland
[ Act Acting Advice Ass Believe Caught Commit Doing Early Even Father Feel Feels Find Gave Get Gonna Just Look Moment Most Opposed Out Piece Pretending Rather Really Significant Than Then Truth Trying Uncomfortable Way Your]
Americans are xenophobic, they will believe their own people rather than the adversary, even a friendly enemy voice. Hanoi Hannah
[ Adversary Americans Believe Enemy Even Friendly Own Rather Than Their Voice Will Xenophobic]
Politics is human beings; it's addition rather than subtraction. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Addition Beings Human Politics Rather Than]
I would rather play Chiquita Banana and have my swimming pool than play Bach and starve. Xavier Cugat
[ Bach Banana Play Pool Rather Starve Swimming Than Would]
The most glorious moments in your life are not the so-called days of success, but rather those days when out of dejection and despair you feel rise in you a challenge to life, and the promise of future accomplishments. Gustave Flaubert
[ Accomplishments Challenge Days Despair Feel Future Glorious Life Moments Most Out Promise Rather Rise So-Called Success Those Your]
Find fault with thyself rather than with others. Ieyasu Tokugawa
[ Fault Find Others Rather Than Thyself]
I will never work merely to make a reputation for myself, to be popular for appearances rather than for what I am. My task is to lead my country through service. King Hussein I
[ Am Appearances Country Lead Make Merely Myself Never Popular Rather Reputation Service Task Than Through Will Work]
I'd rather hang out with five people that I love than with 400 strangers at a club who are all doing the up-and-down inspection thing. They appraise everybody from head to toe - the outfit, the handbag, the shoes, how much they weigh... I can't stand it! Sophia Bush
[ Appraise Club Doing Everybody Five Hang Head How Inspection Love Much Out Outfit Rather Shoes Stand Strangers Than Thing Toe Weigh]
Relativism is neither a method of fighting, nor a method of creating, for both of these are uncompromising and at times even ruthless; rather, it is a method of cognition. Karel Capek
[ Both Cognition Creating Even Fighting Method Neither Nor Rather Relativism Ruthless These Times Uncompromising]
The trouble with most people is that they think with their hopes or fears or wishes rather than with their minds. Will Durant
[ Fears Hopes Minds Most Rather Than Their Think Trouble Wishes]
It was around the summer of 1982 when the drug problem really impacted. It became a lifestyle rather than a recreation. When you start lying and stealing, you cannot con yourself you're in control any more. Irvine Welsh
[ Any Around Became Cannot Con Control Impacted Lifestyle Lying More Problem Rather Really Recreation Start Stealing Summer Than Yourself]
The English (it must be owned) are rather a foul-mouthed nation. William Hazlitt
[ English Must Nation Owned Rather]
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]
When it comes to war, we focus more on the mainstream coverage of the event, rather than the event itself. People dying is never funny. Protest puppets are always funny. Mo Rocca
[ Always Comes Coverage Dying Event Focus Funny Itself Mainstream More Never Protest Puppets Rather Than War]
I'd rather have ten people who are mad for it than ten thousand who aren't. Peter Hook
[ Mad Rather Ten Than Thousand]
Traditional investment vehicles such as IRAs, CDs, stocks and bonds do have their place, but for the rich, they are used more as temporary storage facilities rather than life-long homes. Bo Bennett
[ Bonds Cds Facilities Homes Investment Life-Long More Place Rather Rich Stocks Storage Such Temporary Than Their Traditional Used Vehicles]
It is in the country's best interest that Tony Blair rather than Michael Howard should form the next government. Robert Jackson
[ Best Blair Country Form Government Howard Interest Michael Next Rather Should Than Tony]
Most people would rather stay home and watch Casablanca for the fourth time or the 10th time on Turner Classic Movies than go see Matrix 12 or whatever the hell the flavor of the month is. Joseph Bologna
[ Casablanca Classic Flavor Fourth Go Hell Home Matrix Month Most Movies Rather See Stay Than Time Turner Watch Whatever Would]
I'd rather have a real South Dakotan who has lived in this state and made her living here instead of someone with a fancy East Coast law degree any day. Kristi Noem
[ Any Coast Day Degree East Fancy Her Here Instead Law Lived Living Made Rather Real Someone South State]
One of the hardest aspects of this protracted public persona is not knowing others as well as they feel they know me. It's a rather clumsy feeling actually; to not know someone who acts as though you're old friends. Christopher Knight
[ Acts Actually Aspects Clumsy Feel Feeling Friends Hardest Know Knowing Old Others Persona Protracted Public Rather Someone Though Well]
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]
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 rather go to see a good play than be in one. Alfre Woodard
[ Go Good Play Rather See Than]
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]
This seems to be the law of progress in everything we do; it moves along a spiral rather than a perpendicular; we seem to be actually going out of the way, and yet it turns out that we were really moving upward all the time. Frances E. Willard
[ Actually Along Everything Going Law Moves Moving Out Perpendicular Progress Rather Really Seem Seems Spiral Than Time Turns Upward Way Were Yet]
I see TV as a picture medium rather than a narrative medium. Brian Eno
[ Medium Narrative Picture Rather See Than Tv]
I maintain the rather old-fashioned view that this is my work and it's in the public arena, but that doesn't entitle everyone to know what happened at home before coming here. Francesca Annis
[ Arena Before Coming Everyone Happened Here Home Know Maintain Old-Fashioned Public Rather View Work]
I feel I have had a very interesting life, but I am rather hoping there is still more to come. I still haven't captained the England cricket team, or sung at Carnegie Hall! Jeffrey Archer
[ Am Captained Carnegie Come Cricket England Feel Had Hall Haven Hoping Interesting Life More Rather Still Sung Team Very]
Of course, I also hear from critics who detest what I do, and while sometimes I feel rather proud of having made various the loathsome people or groups angry, at other times I wonder why I put up with such grief. Orson Scott Card
[ Also Angry Course Critics Detest Feel Grief Groups Having Hear Loathsome Made Other Proud Put Rather Sometimes Such Times Up Various While Why Wonder]
The Vietnam War required us to emphasize the national interest rather than abstract principles. What President Nixon and I tried to do was unnatural. And that is why we didn't make it. Henry A. Kissinger
[ Abstract Emphasize Interest Make National Nixon President Principles Rather Required Than Tried Unnatural Us Vietnam War Why]
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]
So successful has been the camera's role in beautifying the world that photographs, rather than the world, have become the standard of the beautiful. Susan Sontag
[ Beautiful Become Been Camera Photographs Rather Role Standard Successful Than World]
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]
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]
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]
You'd rather have a surplus versus a shortage in your position. Kenneth Lay
[ Position Rather Shortage Surplus Versus Your]
As much as it hurts, I would rather miss someone than hit someone. Brian Celio
[ Hit Hurts Miss Much Rather Someone Than Would]
Dan Rather and I just aren't especially chummy. Walter Cronkite
[ Dan Especially Just Rather]
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]
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]
So far as the advocates of a constructed international language are concerned, it is rather to be wondered at how much in common their proposals actually have, both in vocabulary and in general spirit of procedure. Edward Sapir
[ Actually Advocates Both Common Concerned Constructed Far General How International Language Much Procedure Proposals Rather Spirit Their Vocabulary Wondered]
Reason in man is rather like God in the world. Thomas Aquinas
[ God Man Rather Reason World]
One can't paint New York as it is, but rather as it is felt. Georgia O'Keeffe
[ Felt New Paint Rather York]
What information consumes is rather obvious: it consumes the attention of its recipients. Hence a wealth of information creates a poverty of attention, and a need to allocate that attention efficiently among the overabundance of information sources that might consume it. Herbert Simon
[ Allocate Among Attention Consume Consumes Creates Efficiently Hence Information Might Need Obvious Overabundance Poverty Rather Recipients Sources Wealth]
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]
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'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]
Man is a reasoning rather than a reasonable animal. Alexander Hamilton
[ Animal Man Rather Reasonable Reasoning Than]
Apple was our benefactor at starting General Magic, but about a year later decided they would rather BE General Magic and tried to make us blink out of existence... which we eventually did, but it took a few years. Andy Hertzfeld
[ Apple Benefactor Blink Decided Did Eventually Existence Few General Later Magic Make Our Out Rather Starting Took Tried Us Which Would Year Years]
Many citizens see all the leadership of these large institutions together in a conspiracy against them rather than in any adversary relationship with each other. Robert Teeter
[ Adversary Against Any Citizens Conspiracy Each Institutions Large Leadership Many Other Rather Relationship See Than Them These Together]
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]
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]
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]
That odd idea that one person can go to a foreign part and in this rather odd voice describe it to the folks back home doesn't make much sense in the post-colonial world. Robyn Davidson
[ Back Describe Folks Foreign Go Home Idea Make Much Odd Part Person Rather Sense Voice World]
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]
We'd rather see a picture that we liked then dump on one we didn't. Gene Siskel
[ Dump Liked Picture Rather See Then]
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]
Oxford is Oxford: not a mere receptacle for youth, like Cambridge. Perhaps it wants its inmates to love it rather than to love one another. E. M. Forster
[ Another Cambridge Inmates Love Mere Oxford Perhaps Rather Than Wants Youth]
I would rather sleep in a bathroom than in another hotel. Billy Wilder
[ Another Bathroom Hotel Rather Sleep Than Would]
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]
Most drama in our lives is really rather squalid. Tom Baker
[ Drama Lives Most Our Rather Really Squalid]
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 rust out, I'd rather wear out. Fritz Hollings
[ Out Rather Rust Want Wear]
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]
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]
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]
The only thing bad about winning the pennant is that you have to manage the All-Star Game the next year. I'd rather go fishing for three years. Whitey Herzog
[ All-Star Bad Fishing Game Go Manage Next Only Pennant Rather Thing Three Winning Year Years]
I'd rather spend my time looking at the sky than listening to Whitney Houston. Robert Smith
[ Houston Listening Looking Rather Sky Spend Than Time Whitney]
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]
I will not play tug o' war. I'd rather play hug o' war. Where everyone hugs instead of tugs, Where everyone giggles and rolls on the rug, Where everyone kisses, and everyone grins, and everyone cuddles, and everyone wins. Shel Silverstein
[ Everyone Giggles Hug Hugs Instead Kisses Play Rather Rolls Rug Tug War Where Will Wins]
I'd rather be a failure at something I love than a success at something I hate. George Burns
[ Failure Hate Love Rather Something Success Than]
I see my body as an instrument, rather than an ornament. Alanis Morissette
[ Body Instrument Ornament Rather See Than]
May we not succumb to thoughts of violence and revenge today, but rather to thoughts of mercy and compassion. We are to love our enemies that they might be returned to their right minds. Marianne Williamson
[ Compassion Enemies Love May Mercy Might Minds Our Rather Returned Revenge Right Succumb Their Thoughts Today Violence]
I did quite a lot of the arranging, fitting different sections together, tempo changes, all sorts of things like that. I actually acted as a bridge between Robert and Ian. Not so much composing, rather presenting musical ideas at each rehearsal. Michael Giles
[ Acted Actually Arranging Between Bridge Changes Composing Did Different Each Fitting Ian Ideas Lot Much Musical Presenting Quite Rather Rehearsal Robert Sections Sorts Tempo Things Together]
Every now and again, the alternative culture is cherished by the mainstream for what it is, rather than how it should be, like the mainstream popular music. Thurston Moore
[ Again Alternative Cherished Culture Every How Mainstream Music Now Popular Rather Should Than]
It is rather hard to be accused of shiftlessness and idleness when the accuser closes the avenue of labour and industrial pursuits to us. George H. White
[ Accused Accuser Avenue Closes Hard Idleness Industrial Labour Pursuits Rather Us]
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]
No real blood flows in the veins of the knowing subject constructed by Locke, Hume, and Kant, but rather the diluted extract of reason as a mere activity of thought. Wilhelm Dilthey
[ Activity Blood Constructed Diluted Extract Flows Hume Kant Knowing Locke Mere Rather Real Reason Subject Thought Veins]
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]
It's not that I don't have opinions, rather that I'm paid not to think aloud. Yitzhak Navon
[ Aloud Opinions Paid Rather Think]
For me, I think that I don't like feeling pressure from outside sources. I'd rather put the pressure on myself and push myself to do it as good as I can. Jay Hernandez
[ Feeling Good Myself Outside Pressure Push Put Rather Sources Think]
I would rather see the United States respected than loved by other nations. Henry Cabot Lodge
[ Loved Nations Other Rather Respected See States Than United Would]
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]
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'd rather not pinpoint my mistakes. Ally Sheedy
[ Mistakes Pinpoint Rather]
I'd rather send out a mass email then hang posters all over the place. Todd Barry
[ Email Hang Mass Out Over Place Posters Rather Send Then]
I think now that the great thing is not so much the formulation of an answer for myself, for the theater, or the play-but rather the most accurate possible statement of the problem. Arthur Miller
[ Accurate Answer Formulation Great Most Much Myself Now Possible Problem Rather Statement Theater Thing Think]
I get pretty terrified, to be honest, when I'm on tour. You really have to muster a lot of ego to go our there, which I find rather draining. Michael Hutchence
[ Draining Ego Find Get Go Honest Lot Muster Our Pretty Rather Really Terrified Tour Which]
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 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]
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 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]
It's just people should realize that the celebrity aspect of being an actor is very rarely enjoyable for people like me who would always rather go unnoticed and disappear into the crowd. Winona Ryder
[ Actor Always Aspect Being Celebrity Crowd Disappear Enjoyable Go Into Just Rarely Rather Realize Should Unnoticed Very Would]
I'd rather be strongly wrong than weakly right. Tallulah Bankhead
[ Rather Right Strongly Than Wrong]
Our experience is composed rather of illusions that of wisdom acquired. Joseph Roux
[ Acquired Composed Experience Illusions Our Rather Wisdom]
I don't see it in terms of changing things, but rather using language and music as weapons for fighting a mainstream media which is predominately right wing, and loyal to the political framework and its corporate interests. Thom Yorke
[ Changing Corporate Fighting Framework Interests Language Loyal Mainstream Media Music Political Predominately Rather Right See Terms Things Using Weapons Which Wing]
Christianity emerged from the religion of Israel. Or rather, it has as its background a persistent strain in that religion. To that strain Christians have looked back, and rightly, as the preparation in history for their faith. Kenneth Scott Latourette
[ Back Background Christianity Christians Emerged Faith History Israel Looked Persistent Preparation Rather Religion Rightly Strain Their]
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]
I'd be more interested in doing a smaller, character driven thing, rather than another action picture. Sigourney Weaver
[ Action Another Character Doing Driven Interested More Picture Rather Smaller Than Thing]
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]
Many come to bring their clothes to church rather than themselves. Thomas Fuller
[ Bring Church Clothes Come Many Rather Than Their Themselves]
Know people for who they are rather than for what they are. Anthony J. D'Angelo
[ Know Rather Than]
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]
I've found the best way is to not be scared of the attention but to be grateful for it and open to it. It makes my days better rather than being annoyed that people want my attention. Brandon Routh
[ Annoyed Attention Being Best Better Days Found Grateful Makes Open Rather Scared Than Want Way]
Nothing is work unless you'd rather be doing something else. George Halas Work
[ Doing Else Nothing Rather Something Unless Work]
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]
I see by your letter to my father that you are rather afraid the French may invade England. William John Wills
[ Afraid England Father French Invade Letter May Rather See Your]
Once I start writing about something, it goes off rather fast, and sometimes details which might be interesting such as what the room looked like or what somebody said that was not exactly on the same subject tend to get lost. Kenneth Koch
[ Details Exactly Fast Get Goes Interesting Looked Lost Might Off Once Rather Room Said Same Somebody Something Sometimes Start Subject Such Tend Which Writing]
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]
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]
Having money is rather like being a blond. It is more fun but not vital. Mary Quant
[ Being Blond Fun Having Money More Rather Vital]
I've been on stage since I was 7. That's where I'd rather be than anywhere else. Just because you can do a bunch of things doesn't mean you are a bunch of things. I can act. I can sing. But I am a dancer. Bebe Neuwirth
[ Act Am Anywhere Because Been Bunch Dancer Else Just Mean Rather Since Sing Stage Than Things Where]
Men wholly bent on wordly treasures were the dupes of their own passions, rather than deceived by the writings or pretenses of those who claimed to be Alchemists. Ethan A. Hitchcock
[ Alchemists Bent Claimed Deceived Dupes Men Own Passions Pretenses Rather Than Their Those Treasures Were Wholly Writings]
If leaders in the space program had at its beginning in the 1940s, pointed out the benefits to people on earth rather than emphasizing the search for proof of evolution in space, the program would have saved $100 billion in tax money and achieved greater results. Walter Lang
[ Achieved Beginning Benefits Billion Earth Emphasizing Evolution Greater Had Leaders Money Out Pointed Program Proof Rather Results Saved Search Space Tax Than Would]
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 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]
In nature, the emphasis is in what is rather than what ought to be. Huston Smith
[ Emphasis Nature Ought Rather Than]
The most dangerous leadership myth is that leaders are born-that there is a genetic factor to leadership. This myth asserts that people simply either have certain charismatic qualities or not. That's nonsense; in fact, the opposite is true. Leaders are made rather than born. Warren G. Bennis
[ Asserts Born Certain Charismatic Dangerous Either Fact Factor Genetic Leaders Leadership Made Most Myth Nonsense Opposite Qualities Rather Simply Than True]
Linux evolved in a completely different way. From nearly the beginning, it was rather casually hacked on by huge numbers of volunteers coordinating only through the Internet. Eric S. Raymond
[ Beginning Casually Completely Coordinating Different Evolved Hacked Huge Internet Linux Nearly Numbers Only Rather Through Volunteers Way]
Under the leadership of this President, the state of the union is not strong. We are being pulled apart rather than pulling together. Our democracy is suffering from the choices being made, and yet we are offered the same tired excuses and unrealistic analyses. Jose Serrano
[ Analyses Apart Being Choices Democracy Excuses Leadership Made Offered Our President Pulled Pulling Rather Same State Strong Suffering Than Tired Together Under Union Unrealistic Yet]
I would rather work less and do the things that I really want to do. Sandy Duncan
[ Less Rather Really Things Want Work Would]
I've always believed the greater danger is not aiming too high, but too low, settling for a bogey rather than shooting for an eagle. Peter Scott
[ Aiming Always Believed Bogey Danger Eagle Greater High Low Rather Settling Shooting Than Too]
An awful lot of thriller writers write women rather badly. So just doing it OK gets a lot of credit. Ken Follett
[ Awful Badly Credit Doing Gets Just Lot Ok Rather Thriller Women Write Writers]
I also found being called Sir rather silly. Harold Pinter
[ Also Being Called Found Rather Silly Sir]
The nation that complacently and fearfully allows its artists and writers to become suspected rather than respected is no longer regarded as a nation possessed with humor or depth. James Thurber
[ Allows Artists Become Depth Humor Longer Nation Possessed Rather Regarded Respected Suspected Than Writers]
I would rather be the candidate of the NAACP than the NRA. John F. Kerry
[ Candidate Naacp Nra Rather Than Would]
As long as I can sing halfway decent, I'd rather sing than act. There's nothing like being in good voice, feeling good, having good numbers to do and having a fine orchestra. Howard Keel
[ Act Being Decent Feeling Fine Good Halfway Having Long Nothing Numbers Orchestra Rather Sing Than Voice]
It is quality rather than quantity that matters. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Matters Quality Quantity Rather Than]
I'd rather make the cut in the Crosby than win another Oscar. Jack Lemon
[ Another Crosby Cut Make Oscar Rather Than Win]
Unfortunately, your reputation often rests not on your ability to do what you say, but rather on your ability to do what people expect. Bryant H. McGill
[ Ability Expect Often Rather Reputation Rests Say Unfortunately Your]
I'd rather have a small part in a good film with good people than play the lead in something I don't really care for. Michael Biehn
[ Care Film Good Lead Part Play Rather Really Small Something Than]
When a scientist is ahead of his times, it is often through misunderstanding of current, rather than intuition of future truth. In science there is never any error so gross that it won't one day, from some perspective, appear prophetic. Jean Rostand
[ Ahead Any Appear Current Day Error Future Gross His Intuition Misunderstanding Never Often Perspective Prophetic Rather Science Scientist Some Than Through Times Truth Won]
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]
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'd rather see folks doubt what's true than accept what isn't. Frank Howard Clark
[ Accept Doubt Folks Rather See Than True]
Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil. C. S. Lewis
[ Clever Devil Education Make Man More Rather Seems Useful Values Without]
Internet journalism is not a world we know very well at all. It's conducted more on the screen and less in bars, which makes it rather less useful for getting stories about people throwing up over one another, which is what one's after. Ian Hislop
[ After Another Bars Conducted Getting Internet Journalism Know Less Makes More Over Rather Screen Stories Throwing Up Useful Very Well Which World]
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]
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion. Alexander the Great
[ Dominion Excel Excellent Extent Had Knowledge Others Power Rather Than]
Knowledge without justice ought to be called cunning rather than wisdom. Plato
[ Called Cunning Justice Knowledge Ought Rather Than Wisdom Without]
I had done everything I could do as an astronaut, and we have a long line of inexperienced astronauts waiting for their first missions, and so my role really should be to step aside and help them prepare for their missions, rather than to try to get another mission. Leroy Chiao
[ Another Aside Astronaut Astronauts Could Done Everything First Get Had Help Inexperienced Line Long Mission Missions Prepare Rather Really Role Should Step Than Their Them Try Waiting]
Some people are always critical of vague statements. I tend rather to be critical of precise statements; they are the only ones which can correctly be labeled 'wrong'. Raymond Smullyan
[ Always Correctly Critical Labeled Ones Only Precise Rather Some Statements Tend Vague Which Wrong]
I'd rather get a good clean laugh with good material, than an easy laugh by swearing or shocking. That's not clever or comedic, anybody can get a laugh that way, it's too easy. Jim Dale
[ Anybody Clean Clever Comedic Easy Get Good Laugh Material Rather Shocking Swearing Than Too Way]
I would rather miss the mark acting well than win the day acting basely. Sophocles
[ Acting Day Mark Miss Rather Than Well Win 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]
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]
For it would have been better that man should have been born dumb, nay, void of all reason, rather than that he should employ the gifts of Providence to the destruction of his neighbor. Marcus Fabius Quintilian
[ Been Better Born Destruction Dumb Employ Gifts His Man Nay Neighbor Providence Rather Reason Should Than Void Would]
When we ask for love, we don't ask others to be fair to us-but rather to care for us, to be considerate of us. There is a world of difference here between demanding justice... and begging or pleading for love. Mortimer Adler
[ Ask Begging Between Care Considerate Demanding Difference Fair Here Justice Love Others Pleading Rather Us World]
I resent the idea that people would blame the messenger for the message, rather than looking at the content of the message itself. Anita Hill
[ Blame Content Idea Itself Looking Message Messenger Rather Resent Than Would]
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]
I want to be remembered for the work that I've done, rather than the car accidents that I've gotten into, the men that I've not dated - or the man that I have. Lindsay Lohan
[ Accidents Car Dated Done Gotten Into Man Men Rather Remembered Than Want Work]
And the camera position, the organization, looking for repeating forms, shapes, trying to set up a visual rhythm seemed to come very natural. All of a sudden I was in a forest of aluminum and steel rather than a forest that we might think of in a traditional sense. John Sexton
[ Camera Come Forest Forms Looking Might Natural Organization Position Rather Repeating Rhythm Seemed Sense Set Shapes Steel Sudden Than Think Traditional Trying Up Very Visual]
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]
Start with what is right rather than what is acceptable. Franz Kafka
[ Acceptable Rather Right Start Than]
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]
I did write a couple of original screenplays, but I'd rather write plays. Beth Henley
[ Couple Did Original Plays Rather Screenplays Write]
Night brings our troubles to the light, rather than banishes them. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Brings Light Night Our Rather Than Them Troubles]
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]
The U.S. embargo imposed on Nicaragua, rather than weakening the Sandinistas, actually maintained them in power. Bianca Jagger
[ Actually Embargo Imposed Maintained Nicaragua Power Rather Sandinistas Than Them Weakening]
As I pass it, I feel as if I saw a dear old mother, sweet in her weakness, trembling at the approach of her dissolution, but not appealing to me against the inevitable, rather endeavouring to reassure me by her patience, and pointing to a hopeful future. Thomas Edward Brown
[ Against Appealing Approach Dear Dissolution Feel Future Her Hopeful Inevitable Mother Old Pass Patience Pointing Rather Reassure Saw Sweet Trembling Weakness]
The idea in The Man that Would Be King was that the music should recreate all that majestic surrounding and emphasize the adventure, but also speak about the frustration or, rather said, the curse of both protagonists, even before happened what happens them. Maurice Jarre
[ Adventure Also Before Both Curse Emphasize Even Frustration Happened Happens Idea King Majestic Man Music Protagonists Rather Recreate Said Should Speak Surrounding Them Would]
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]
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]
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories. Chinua Achebe
[ Create Rather Stories]
You probably have to have redundant levee systems with canals in between them, like the Dutch have, to make sure that incoming water is channeled off to areas where you deal with it rather than have it drown you. Billy Tauzin
[ Areas Between Canals Channeled Deal Drown Dutch Incoming Make Off Probably Rather Redundant Sure Systems Than Them Water Where]
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]
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]
When you play music with someone who has a heart rather than playing with someone who is just doing it for money or is cynical it makes all the difference. Greg Lake
[ Cynical Difference Doing Heart Just Makes Money Music Play Playing Rather Someone Than]
Poetry is rather an approach to things, to life, than it is typographical production. Joseph Brodsky
[ Approach Life Poetry Production Rather Than Things]
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]
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]
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]
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]
It is an exaggeration to call the Hamas and Islamic Jihad announcement a military alliance. It is rather a message that our people are united in the face of Israeli aggression. Ahmed Yassin
[ Aggression Alliance Announcement Call Exaggeration Face Hamas Islamic Israeli Jihad Message Military Our Rather United]
This would be a distortion of their meaning, since the pictures are intimate and intense, and are the opposite of what is decorative; and have been painted in a scale of normal living rather than an institutional scale. Mark Rothko
[ Been Decorative Distortion Institutional Intense Intimate Living Meaning Normal Opposite Painted Pictures Rather Scale Since Than Their Would]
You enter a state of controlled passivity, you relax your grip and accept that even if your declared intention is to justify the ways of God to man, you might end up interesting your readers rather more in Satan. Ian Mcewan
[ Accept Controlled Declared End Enter Even God Grip Intention Interesting Justify Man Might More Passivity Rather Readers Relax Satan State Up Ways Your]
I'd rather you didn't talk, but it's up to you. Graham Kennedy
[ Rather Talk Up]
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]
I'd rather be dead than singing "Satisfaction" when I'm forty-five. Mick Jagger
[ Dead Forty-Five Rather Satisfaction Singing Than]
I started out myself rather late you see, I was 18. Glenn Tipton
[ Late Myself Out Rather See Started]
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]
I pray to be like the ocean, with soft currents, maybe waves at times. More and more, I want the consistency rather than the highs and the lows. Drew Barrymore
[ Consistency Currents Highs Lows Maybe More Ocean Pray Rather Soft Than Times Want Waves]
Ofttimes the test of courage becomes rather to live than to die. Vittorio Alfieri
[ Becomes Courage Die Live Rather Test 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]
It was immediately clear to me that security was a cross-cutting issue, so rather than dividing the space up in parallel with each of the other areas, I wanted security cut across the areas in addition to having its own content. Steve Crocker
[ Across Addition Areas Clear Content Cut Dividing Each Having Immediately Issue Other Own Parallel Rather Security Space Than Up Wanted]
I finally learned to live in the present and focus only on what I want rather than what I don't want. Darren L. Johnson
[ Finally Focus Learned Live Only Present Rather Than Want]
Artists usually don't make all that much money, and they often keep their artistic hobby despite the money rather than due to it. Linus Torvalds
[ Artistic Artists Despite Due Hobby Keep Make Money Much Often Rather Than Their Usually]
The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind. Khalil Gibran Wisdom
[ Bid Does Enter His House Indeed Leads Mind Rather Teacher Threshold Wisdom Wise Your]
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 would rather have played a character like Opie than Little Ricky. Keith Thibodeaux
[ Character Little Played Rather Ricky Than Would]
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]
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]
We do this for the art, not the adulation. I'd rather our music get liked and we get ignored. I don't want to be adored for anything other than the music. Andy Partridge
[ Adored Adulation Anything Art Get Ignored Liked Music Other Our Rather Than Want]
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 could never be a country person, sitting around trees trying to write a song. I would rather be in the middle of society, whether it's growing or crumbling. Ric Ocasek
[ Around Could Country Crumbling Growing Middle Never Person Rather Sitting Society Song Trees Trying Whether Would Write]
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]
The last thing we need is to turn in on ourselves rather than face us up to what we have to do in the world. Peter Mandelson
[ Face Last Need Ourselves Rather Than Thing Turn Up Us World]
One thing that really appeals to me is this idea of music being a living thing that has an evolution that, in a way, enables the artist to sell a process rather than a piece of product. Peter Gabriel
[ Appeals Artist Being Enables Evolution Idea Living Music Piece Process Product Rather Really Sell Than Thing Way]
Tolerance implies no lack of commitment to one's own beliefs. Rather it condemns the oppression or persecution of others. John F. Kennedy
[ Beliefs Commitment Condemns Implies Lack Oppression Others Own Persecution Rather Tolerance]
I think music has gone through a period of something very severe, rather radical, rather the way painting did with cubism. Harrison Birtwistle
[ Cubism Did Gone Music Painting Period Radical Rather Severe Something Think Through Very 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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
I would rather be remembered by a song than by a victory. Alexander Smith
[ Rather Remembered Song Than Victory Would]
Even today with the problems that we face, who would you rather be? Which country would you trade places with? Marco Rubio
[ Country Even Face Places Problems Rather Today Trade Which Would]
Pioneers may be picturesque figures, but they are often rather lonely ones. Nancy Astor
[ Figures Lonely May Often Ones Picturesque Pioneers Rather]
I don't enjoy being a celebrity, I don't want any part of that or any part of that fame for fame... i'd actually rather die than be a celebrity slime!!! Marc Almond
[ Actually Any Being Celebrity Die Enjoy Fame Part Rather Slime Than Want]
I would rather die in freedom on my way back home than starve to death here. Morning Star
[ Back Death Die Freedom Here Home Rather Starve Than Way Would]
I choose the likely man in preference to the rich man; I want a man without money rather than money without a man. Themistocles
[ Choose Likely Man Money Preference Rather Rich Than Want Without]
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]
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]
I really haven't had that exciting of a life. There are a lot of things I wish I would have done, instead of just sitting around and complaining about having a boring life. So I pretty much like to make it up. I'd rather tell a story about somebody else. Kurt Cobain
[ Around Boring Complaining Done Else Exciting Had Haven Having Instead Just Life Lot Make Much Pretty Rather Really Sitting Somebody Story Tell Things Up Wish Would]
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]
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]
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 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 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]
Aspire rather to be a hero than merely appear one. Baltasar Gracian
[ Appear Aspire Hero Merely Rather Than]
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]
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]
They definitely mean to maintain that the process called death is a mere severence of soul and body, and that the soul is freed rather than injured thereby. Oliver Joseph Lodge
[ Body Called Death Definitely Freed Injured Maintain Mean Mere Process Rather Soul Than Thereby]
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]
Mourn for me rather as living than as dead. Aeschylus
[ Dead Living Mourn Rather Than]
Irregularity and want of method are only supportable in men of great learning or genius, who are often too full to be exact, and therefore they choose to throw down their pearls in heaps before the reader, rather than be at the pains of stringing them. Joseph Addison
[ Before Choose Down Exact Full Genius Great Heaps Irregularity Learning Men Method Often Only Pains Pearls Rather Reader Stringing Than Their Them Therefore Throw Too Want]
Oh, I wouldn't want to go on a date with a female celebrity. I'd rather go on a date with a real woman. Casper Van Dien
[ Celebrity Date Female Go Oh Rather Real Want Woman]
The true definition of a snob is one who craves for what separates men rather than for what unites them. John Buchan
[ Craves Definition Men Rather Separates Snob Than Them True Unites]
The martyr sacrifices themselves entirely in vain. Or rather not in vain; for they make the selfish more selfish, the lazy more lazy, the narrow narrower. Florence Nightingale
[ Entirely Lazy Make Martyr More Narrow Narrower Rather Sacrifices Selfish Themselves Vain]
I have spent many years of my life in opposition, and I rather like the role. Eleanor Roosevelt
[ Life Many Opposition Rather Role Spent Years]