Authors that match 'rather'.

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Dan Rather American Journalist (1931-)

Quotations that match 'rather'.

After all, one knows one's weak points so well, that it's rather bewildering to have the critics overlook them and invent others. Edith Wharton
[ After Bewildering Critics Invent Knows Others Overlook Points Rather Them Weak Well]
Most people would rather give than get affection. Aristotle
[ Affection Get Give Most Rather Than Would]
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]
A company is stronger if it is bound by love rather than by fear. Herb Kelleher
[ Bound Company Fear Love Rather Stronger Than]
I never had to choose a subject - my subject rather chose me. Ernest Hemingway
[ Choose Chose Had Never Rather Subject]
I need sex for a clear complexion, but I'd rather do it for love. Joan Crawford
[ Clear Complexion Love Need Rather Sex]
Rather than squander the surplus on tax breaks for the rich, we should add a prescription drug benefit to the Medicare program, shore up Social Security, fortify our defense, provide a quality public education and offer economic assistance to rural areas. Bennie Thompson
[ Add Areas Assistance Benefit Breaks Defense Economic Education Fortify Medicare Offer Our Prescription Program Provide Public Quality Rather Rich Rural Security Shore Should Social Squander Surplus Tax Than Up]
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]
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]
Individualism is rather like innocence; there must be something unconscious about it. Louis Kronenberger
[ Individualism Innocence Must Rather Something Unconscious]
The curse of me and my nation is that we always think things can be bettered by immediate action of some sort, any sort rather than no sort. Plato
[ Action Always Any Bettered Curse Immediate Nation Rather Some Sort Than Things Think]
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 used to think it a pity that her mother rather than she had not thought of birth control. Muriel Spark
[ Birth Control Had Her Mother Pity Rather She Than Think Thought Used]
I think that my main criticism in that book was directed at the general assumption that adaptation characterizes populations and species, rather than simply the individuals in the populations and species. George C. Williams
[ Adaptation Assumption Book Characterizes Criticism Directed General Individuals Main Populations Rather Simply Species Than Think]
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]
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]
I love poking fun at myself. I have a rather mean sense of humor. Alton Brown
[ Fun Humor Love Mean Myself Poking Rather Sense]
I am really rather like a beautiful Jersey cow, I have the same pathetic droop to the corners of my eyes. Deborah Kerr
[ Am Beautiful Corners Cow Droop Eyes Jersey Pathetic Rather Really Same]
Yeah, it's nice to get paid for therapy rather than having to pay $240 an hour for it. Ron Perlman
[ Get Having Hour Nice Paid Pay Rather Than Therapy Yeah]
I would rather go to any extreme than suffer anything that is unworthy of my reputation, or of that of my crown. Elizabeth I
[ Any Anything Crown Extreme Go Rather Reputation Suffer Than Unworthy 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]
The truth is I love being alive. And I love feeling free. So if I can't have those things then I feel like a caged animal and I'd rather not be in a cage. I'd rather be dead. And it's real simple. And I think it's not that uncommon. Angelina Jolie
[ Alive Animal Being Cage Caged Dead Feel Feeling Free Love Rather Real Simple Then Things Think Those Truth Uncommon]
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]
War is not the quintessential emergency in which man has to prove himself, as my generation learned at its school desks in the days of the Kaiser; rather, peace is the emergency in which we all have to prove ourselves. Gustav Heinemann
[ Days Desks Emergency Generation Himself Learned Man Ourselves Peace Prove Rather School War Which]
New Orleans cuisine is Creole rather than Cajun. Poppy Z. Brite
[ Creole Cuisine New Orleans Rather Than]
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]
I love to utilize my celebrity status in a responsible and constructive and substantive manner. I like to get my hands dirty rather than a photo op. William Baldwin
[ Celebrity Constructive Dirty Get Hands Love Manner Photo Rather Responsible Status Substantive Than Utilize]
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]
The West is color. Its colors are animal rather than vegetable, the colors of earth and sunlight and ripeness. Jessamyn West
[ Animal Color Colors Earth Rather Ripeness Sunlight Than Vegetable West]
In matters large and small, many people seemed concerned about churlishness, an ugliness in our relationships that appears to be increasing rather than decreasing. Nick Clooney
[ Appears Concerned Decreasing Increasing Large Many Matters Our Rather Relationships Seemed Small Than Ugliness]
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]
They call it The New Avengers but it's really the old Avengers with new people except for me, looking rather fat and rather old. Patrick Macnee
[ Avengers Call Except Fat Looking New Old Rather Really]
I think there, there also had been just before I got to Honduras a rather spectacular capture of an arms shipment that from Nicaragua across Honduran test, territory destined for El Salvador and I think that some of that equipment had been also to Cuba and the Soviet bloc. John Negroponte
[ Across Also Arms Been Before Bloc Capture Cuba Destined El Equipment Got Had Honduras Just Nicaragua Rather Salvador Some Soviet Spectacular Territory Test Think]
I don't think I will ever do any tours again in the United States. I rather think that that's over with. Norman Granz
[ Again Any Ever Over Rather States Think Tours United Will]
I unfortunately don't speak French, but my wife is now fluent in English, which really reflects rather badly on me. Sean Connery
[ Badly English Fluent French Now Rather Really Reflects Speak Unfortunately Which Wife]
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]
A 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 Science
[ Because Convincing Die Does Eventually Familiar Generation Grows Light Making New Opponents Rather Scientific See Them Triumph Truth Up]
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]
The recognition of the art that informs all pure science need not mean the abandonment for it of all present art, rather it will mean the completion of the transformation of art that has already begun. John Desmond Bernal
[ Abandonment Already Art Begun Completion Informs Mean Need Present Pure Rather Recognition Science Transformation Will]
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]
I have never described the time I was in Doctor Who as anything except a kind of ecstatic success, but all the rest has been rather a muddle and a disappointment. Compared to Doctor Who, it has been an outrageous failure really - it's so boring. Tom Baker
[ Anything Been Boring Compared Described Disappointment Doctor Ecstatic Except Failure Kind Muddle Never Outrageous Rather Really Rest Success Time]
Rather than be asked to abandon one's own heritage and to adapt to the mores of the new country, one was expected to possess a treasure of foreign skills and customs that would enrich the resources of American living. Rudolf Arnheim
[ Abandon Adapt American Asked Country Customs Enrich Expected Foreign Heritage Living Mores New Own Possess Rather Resources Skills Than Treasure Would]
I should have been trying to build a career, rather than leaving it in the hands of somebody else. Ray Walston
[ Been Build Career Else Hands Leaving Rather Should Somebody Than Trying]
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]
It's rather splendid to think of all those great men and women who appear to have presented symptoms that allow us to describe them as bipolar. Whether it's Hemingway, Van Gogh... Robert Schumann has been mentioned... Virginia Woolf, Sylvia Plath... some of them with rather grim ends. Stephen Fry
[ Allow Appear Been Bipolar Describe Ends Gogh Great Grim Hemingway Men Mentioned Presented Rather Robert Some Splendid Sylvia Symptoms Them Think Those Us Van Virginia Whether Women Woolf]
To pass to the deluge, and beyond it, and to come to close quarters with our proper division, the origin of Romance itself is a very debatable subject, or rather it is a subject which the wiser mind will hardly care to debate much. George Saintsbury
[ Beyond Care Close Come Debatable Debate Deluge Division Hardly Itself Mind Much Origin Our Pass Proper Quarters Rather Romance Subject Very Which Will Wiser]
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]
Unfortunately, goodness and honor are rather the exception than the rule among exceptional men, not to speak of geniuses. Cesare Lombroso
[ Among Exception Exceptional Geniuses Goodness Honor Men Rather Rule Speak Than Unfortunately]
I would rather trust a woman's instinct than a man's reason. Stanley Baldwin Trust
[ Instinct Man Rather Reason Than Trust Woman Would]
We just did a show in Providence, Rhode Island, and we got three puppy shots before we even got on the air, which was great. Although sometimes you get flashed by some puppies that you'd rather not see. They're more like mongrels. Jerry Lawler
[ Air Although Before Did Even Flashed Get Got Great Island Just More Providence Puppies Puppy Rather Rhode See Shots Show Some Sometimes Three Which]
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]
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'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 have never sung a whole song on my own before and I am not the best dancer in the world, but I would rather try and fall than not not try at all. Geri Halliwell
[ Am Before Best Dancer Fall Never Own Rather Song Sung Than Try Whole World Would]
I don't want to rust out, I'd rather wear out. Fritz Hollings
[ Out Rather Rust Want Wear]
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]
The Eagles ended on a rather abrupt note, although in retrospect I realize now that it had been ending for quite some time. Don Henley
[ Abrupt Although Been Eagles Ended Ending Had Note Now Quite Rather Realize Retrospect Some Time]
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than those attending too small a degree of it. Thomas Jefferson
[ Attending Degree Exposed Inconveniences Liberty Much Rather Small Than Those Too Would]
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]
Ever since my youth it has disturbed me that of the literary works that survived their own epoch, so many dealt with historical rather than contemporary subjects. Lion Feuchtwanger
[ Contemporary Dealt Disturbed Epoch Ever Historical Literary Many Own Rather Since Subjects Survived Than Their Works Youth]
If I had to choose, I would rather have birds than airplanes. Charles Lindbergh
[ Airplanes Birds Choose Had Rather Than Would]
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]
We don't have as many managers as we should, but we would rather have too few than too many. Larry Page
[ Few Managers Many Rather Should Than Too Would]
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]
It is a rather pleasant experience to be alone in a bank at night. Willie Sutton
[ Alone Bank Experience Night Pleasant Rather]
I think they'd rather us follow our hearts and I hope that's what some people will understand. Fred Durst
[ Follow Hearts Hope Our Rather Some Think Understand Us Will]
Rather leave the crime of the guilty unpunished than condemn the innocent. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Condemn Crime Guilty Innocent Leave Rather Than Unpunished]
There may be a new album, and there may not. Right now, we're encouraging bootlegging because there have been some great live things that ended up on the Internet. Rather than try to stop it, we like it. If nobody gave a crap about you, they wouldn't bother to bootleg you. Burton Cummings
[ Album Because Been Bootleg Bother Crap Encouraging Ended Gave Great Internet Live May New Nobody Now Rather Right Some Stop Than Things Try Up]
I would rather sleep in a bathroom than in another hotel. Billy Wilder
[ Another Bathroom Hotel Rather Sleep Than Would]
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]
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]
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]
Nature does not proceed in a straight line, it is rather a sprawling development. Robert Smithson
[ Development Does Line Nature Proceed Rather Sprawling Straight]
I'd rather go to a place and spend a couple of months, get to know it, get to know the people. Joe Sacco
[ Couple Get Go Know Months Place Rather Spend]
I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom. Thomas Carlyle
[ Ambition Boredom Die Exhaustion Got Great Rather Than]
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism. Norman Vincent Peale
[ Criticism Most Praise Rather Ruined Saved Than Trouble Us Would]
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]
We believe that peace is not just signed papers, but rather a contract between generations for the building of a more promising and less threatening future. King Hussein I
[ Believe Between Building Contract Future Generations Just Less More Papers Peace Promising Rather Signed Threatening]
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]
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]
Leadership consists not in degrees of technique but in traits of character; it requires moral rather than athletic or intellectual effort, and it imposes on both leader and follower alike the burdens of self-restraint. Lewis H. Lapham
[ Alike Athletic Both Burdens Character Consists Degrees Effort Follower Imposes Intellectual Leader Leadership Moral Rather Requires Self-Restraint Technique Than Traits]
I have the libido of a 15-year-old boy. My sex drive is so high. I'd rather have sex with Brian all the time than leave the house. He doesn't mind. Megan Fox
[ Boy Brian Drive High House Leave Mind Rather Sex Than Time]
Half the vices which the world condemns most loudly have seeds of good in them and require moderate use rather than total abstinence. Samuel Butler
[ Abstinence Condemns Good Half Loudly Moderate Most Rather Require Seeds Than Them Total Use Vices Which World]
I'd rather be dead than dying. Stephen Evans
[ Dead Dying Rather Than]
I've heard what people are saying, and it's a very weird thing. They're going into a realm where it's somethign that's almost ugly, rather than something that can be so beautiful. James Haven
[ Almost Beautiful Going Heard Into Rather Realm Saying Something Than Thing Ugly Very Weird Where]
When you've written a movie, you then get together with a whole lot of people and make it. In many ways, I think it is far nicer to be with people rather than being completely solitary. Neil Jordan
[ Being Completely Far Get Lot Make Many Movie Nicer Rather Solitary Than Then Think Together Ways Whole Written]
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]
Insurgents throughout Iraq continue to threaten our efforts and pose a danger to stability in the region. They fight not for their country, but rather against ours. Paul Gillmor
[ Against Continue Country Danger Efforts Fight Insurgents Iraq Our Ours Pose Rather Region Stability Their Threaten Throughout]
Cap the well, yes. Clear up the mess, yes. Make compensation - yes, absolutely. But would it be right to have legislation that independently targets BP rather than other companies? I don't think that - would be right. David Cameron
[ Absolutely Cap Clear Companies Compensation Independently Legislation Make Mess Other Rather Right Targets Than Think Up Well Would Yes]
I always start with characters rather than with a plot, which many critics would say is very obvious from the lack of plot in my films - although I think they do have plots - but the plot is not of primary importance to me, the characters are. Jim Jarmusch
[ Although Always Characters Critics Films Importance Lack Many Obvious Plot Plots Primary Rather Say Start Than Think Very Which Would]
Find fault when you must find fault in private, and if possible sometime after the offense, rather than at the time. Sydney Smith
[ After Fault Find Must Offense Possible Private Rather Sometime Than Time]
Start with what is right rather than what is acceptable. Franz Kafka
[ Acceptable Rather Right Start Than]
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]
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]
I'd rather be a creature of the night than an old dude. Gerard Way
[ Creature Dude Night Old Rather Than]
I'm not trying to say that it never hurt or that I never felt its sting, but I can honestly say that I never blamed anybody for racism. I have considered it more of a manifestation of humanity's problem rather than my personal problem. Robert Guillaume
[ Anybody Blamed Considered Felt Honestly Humanity Hurt Manifestation More Never Personal Problem Racism Rather Say Sting Than Trying]
I 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]
Life was a lot simpler when what we honored was father and mother rather than all major credit cards. Robert Orben Society
[ Cards Credit Father Honored Life Lot Major Mother Rather Simpler Than]
We may not commit a lesser Sin under pretence to avoid a greater, but we may, nay we ought to endure the greatest Pain and Grief rather than commit the least Sin. Mary Astell
[ Avoid Commit Endure Greater Greatest Grief Least Lesser May Nay Ought Pain Pretence Rather Sin Than Under]
I would rather lose a good earring than be caught without make-up. Lana Turner
[ Caught Earring Good Lose Make-Up Rather Than Without Would]
It's as though all the terms of a family were present at one time rather than his dad and his mum. Not just a present authority, but the resident memory of what qualifies what else is the case. Robert Creeley
[ Authority Case Dad Else Family His Just Memory Mum Present Qualifies Rather Resident Terms Than Though Time Were]
And getting married this autumn was certainly an additional incentive to spend rather more time in England. Jill Dando
[ Additional Autumn Certainly England Getting Incentive Married More Rather Spend Time]
Politics is human beings; it's addition rather than subtraction. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Addition Beings Human Politics Rather Than]
If I had known it I would have told my son, I'd rather shoot you than let you join the SS. But I didn't know. Wilhelm Keitel
[ Had Join Know Known Rather Shoot Son Ss Than Told Would]
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]
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]
He has such a patronizing tone and manner, and such a sarcastic sense of humor. I found him rather brutal, a kind of elegant brutality which appealed. No, I think he came pretty much off the page. Jeremy Northam
[ Appealed Brutal Brutality Came Elegant Found Him Humor Kind Manner Much Off Page Patronizing Pretty Rather Sarcastic Sense Such Think Tone Which]
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 am an animator. I feel like I'm the manager of a animation cinema factory. I am not an executive. I'm rather like a foreman, like the boss of a team of craftsmen. That is the spirit of how I work. Hayao Miyazaki
[ Am Animation Animator Boss Cinema Craftsmen Executive Factory Feel Foreman How Manager Rather Spirit Team Work]
Fashion is treated too much as news rather than what it is, what it does and how it performs. Geoffrey Beene
[ Does Fashion How Much News Performs Rather Than Too Treated]
And we owe science to the combined energies of individual men of genius, rather than to any tendency to progress inherent in civilization. Chauncey Wright
[ Any Civilization Combined Energies Genius Individual Inherent Men Owe Progress Rather Science Tendency Than]
Rather than hearing from the city council president, you'd hear from sources all across the country. Jack Kelley
[ Across City Council Country Hear Hearing President Rather Sources Than]
The hidden child wants to be able to participate and to co-create in art, rather than being simply an admiring viewer. Christian Morgenstern
[ Able Admiring Art Being Child Hidden Participate Rather Simply Than Viewer Wants]
My being a teacher had a decisive influence on making language and systems as simple as possible so that in my teaching, I could concentrate on the essential issues of programming rather than on details of language and notation. Niklaus Wirth
[ Being Concentrate Could Decisive Details Essential Had Influence Issues Language Making Notation Possible Programming Rather Simple Systems Teacher Teaching Than]
We are really on top of one another at the moment and I think it is amazing how we stay so close. Maybe that's the test. Why not totally put yourself together, rather than always wonder whether you actually like each other? Linda McCartney
[ Actually Always Amazing Another Close Each How Maybe Moment Other Put Rather Really Stay Test Than Think Together Top Totally Whether Why Wonder Yourself]
True popularity comes from acts of kindness rather than acts of stupidity. Bo Bennett
[ Acts Comes Kindness Popularity Rather Stupidity Than True]
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]
The fact that the Arctic, more than any other populated region of the world, requires the collaboration of so many disciplines and points of view to be understood at all, is a benefit rather than a burden. Bruce Jackson
[ Any Arctic Benefit Burden Collaboration Disciplines Fact Many More Other Points Populated Rather Region Requires Than Understood View World]
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'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]
And that's what happened to that show. It started ordinary, it started really rather bad. As I said, there was a review that said, really, we think the commercials are better than the show. And then it gradually developed. Patrick Macnee
[ Bad Better Commercials Developed Gradually Happened Ordinary Rather Really Review Said Show Started Than Then Think]
I'd rather be David Ladd's father than Alan Ladd any day. Alan Ladd
[ Alan Any David Day Father Rather Than]
Mourn for me rather as living than as dead. Aeschylus
[ Dead Living Mourn Rather Than]
I would like us to think about it more explicitly, and not take our intuitions as the given of ethics, but rather to reflect on it, and be more open about the fact that something is an ethical issues and thin what we ought to do about it. Peter Singer
[ Ethical Ethics Explicitly Fact Given Intuitions Issues More Open Ought Our Rather Reflect Something Take Thin Think Us Would]
I would rather do what I did than crawl in front of a ritualistic Left and lie the way those other comrades did betray my own soul. Elia Kazan
[ Betray Comrades Crawl Did Front Left Lie Other Own Rather Soul Than Those Way Would]
Before the commercial ventures, Linux tended to be rather hard to set up, because most of the developers were motivated mainly by their own interests. Linus Torvalds
[ Because Before Commercial Developers Hard Interests Linux Mainly Most Motivated Own Rather Set Tended Their Up Ventures Were]
It is rather a problem of how to secure the best use of resources known to any of the members of society, for ends whose relative importance only those individuals know. Friedrich August von Hayek
[ Any Best Ends How Importance Individuals Know Known Members Only Problem Rather Relative Resources Secure Society Those Use Whose]
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]
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]
Rather than waiting to restore fiscal responsibility after we pass legislation, we must work to ensure we remain committed to it as we draft legislation. Gary Miller
[ After Committed Draft Ensure Fiscal Legislation Must Pass Rather Remain Responsibility Restore Than Waiting Work]
The English (it must be owned) are rather a foul-mouthed nation. William Hazlitt
[ English Must Nation Owned Rather]
I would rather my soul broil in hell than I do you any harm. William Kidd
[ Any Harm Hell Rather Soul Than Would]
Too many of us fail to fulfill our needs because we say no rather than yes, or perhaps later in life, yes when we should say no. William Glasser
[ Because Fail Fulfill Later Life Many Needs Our Perhaps Rather Say Should Than Too Us Yes]
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]
I think comedy's something you can't learn. It's an instinct, which makes it rather elusive. Julie Walters
[ Comedy Elusive Instinct Learn Makes Rather Something Think Which]
I got bad calls every match, and I never got an apology. So I thought it was rather strange. Ivan Lendl
[ Apology Bad Calls Every Got Match Never Rather Strange Thought]
For many Europeans the next decade looks to be filled with threats rather than opportunities. John Hutton
[ Decade Europeans Filled Looks Many Next Opportunities Rather Than Threats]
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]
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]
In our work and in our living, we must recognize that difference is a reason for celebration and growth, rather than a reason for destruction. Audre Lorde
[ Celebration Destruction Difference Growth Living Must Our Rather Reason Recognize Than 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]
I agree to, or rather aspire to, my doom. Pierre Corneille
[ Agree Aspire Doom Rather]
We know our friends by their defects rather than by their merits. W. Somerset Maugham
[ Defects Friends Know Merits Our Rather Than Their]
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]
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]
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]
The heart never grows better by age; I fear rather worse, always harder. A young liar will be an old one, and a young knave will only be a greater knave as he grows older. Lord Chesterfield
[ Age Always Better Fear Greater Grows Harder Heart Knave Liar Never Old Older Only Rather Will Worse Young]
Often there are players who have only football as a way of expressing themselves and never develop other interests. And when they no longer play football, they no longer do anything; they no longer exist, or rather they have the sensation of no longer existing. Eric Cantona
[ Anything Develop Exist Existing Expressing Football Interests Longer Never Often Only Other Play Players Rather Sensation Themselves Way]
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than. Mark Knopfler
[ Ask Change Control Definition Definitions Freedom Having Imposed More Over Rather Reality Really Than Transform Upon Would Your]
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 just don't know that shame and fear need to be our teachers; rather, compassion, understanding, and love should be our guides. Kyan Douglas
[ Compassion Fear Guides Just Know Love Need Our Rather Shame Should Teachers Understanding]
I also found being called Sir rather silly. Harold Pinter
[ Also Being Called Found Rather Silly Sir]
This is the great vice of academicism, that it is concerned with ideas rather than with thinking. Lionel Trilling
[ Concerned Great Ideas Rather Than Thinking Vice]
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 difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will. Vince Lombardi
[ Between Difference Knowledge Lack Others Person Rather Strength Successful Will]
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]
We should never denigrate any other culture but rather help people to understand the relationship between their own culture and the dominant culture. When you understand another culture or language, it does not mean that you have to lose your own culture. Edward T. Hall
[ Another Any Between Culture Denigrate Does Dominant Help Language Lose Mean Never Other Own Rather Relationship Should Their Understand Your]
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]
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]
To be content with life or to live merrily, rather all that is required is that we bestow on all things only a fleeting, superficial glance; the more thoughtful we become the more earnest we grow. Georg C. Lichtenberg
[ Become Bestow Content Earnest Fleeting Glance Grow Life Live More Only Rather Required Superficial Things Thoughtful]
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]
The megalomaniac differs from the narcissist by the fact that he wishes to be powerful rather than charming, and seeks to be feared rather than loved. To this type belong many lunatics and most of the great men of history. Bertrand Russell
[ Belong Charming Differs Fact Feared Great History Loved Lunatics Many Megalomaniac Men Most Narcissist Powerful Rather Seeks Than Type Wishes]
Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud. Sophocles
[ Fail Fraud Honor Rather Succeed Than]
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 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]
Reason in man is rather like God in the world. Thomas Aquinas
[ God Man Rather Reason World]
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]
If you stick with a vision, it might not all work, but some of it will be absolute genius. To me, 15 minutes worth of absolute genius in a film is so much better than two hours of mediocrity. I would rather pay to see something different like that. Kim Cattrall
[ Absolute Better Different Film Genius Hours Mediocrity Might Minutes Much Pay Rather See Some Something Stick Than Two Vision Will Work Worth Would]
In New York one lives in the moment rather more than Socrates advised, so that at a party or alone in your room it will always be difficult to guess at the long term worth of anything. Harold Brodkey
[ Advised Alone Always Anything Difficult Guess Lives Long Moment More New Party Rather Room Socrates Term Than Will Worth York Your]
In rating ease of description as very important, we are essentially asserting a belief in quantitative knowledge - a belief that most of the key questions in our world sooner or later demand answers to 'by how much?' rather than merely to 'in which direction?' John Tuley
[ Answers Asserting Belief Demand Description Direction Ease Essentially How Important Key Knowledge Later Merely Most Much Our Quantitative Questions Rather Rating Sooner Than Very Which World]
We'd rather see a picture that we liked then dump on one we didn't. Gene Siskel
[ Dump Liked Picture Rather See Then]
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]
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]
I'd rather live on my own than live with a face that looks at me with the wrong eyes. Jane Birkin
[ Eyes Face Live Looks Own Rather Than Wrong]
I approached the bulk of my schoolwork as a chore rather than an intellectual adventure. Steven Chu
[ Adventure Approached Bulk Chore Intellectual Rather Than]
Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul. Wayne Dyer
[ Begin Body Rather See Soul Than Yourself]
Another great evil arising from this desire to be thought rich; or rather, from the desire not to be thought poor, is the destructive thing which has been honored by the name of "speculation"; but which ought to be called Gambling. William Cobbett
[ Another Arising Been Called Desire Destructive Evil Gambling Great Honored Name Ought Poor Rather Rich Speculation Thing Thought Which]
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]
In the field of sports you are more or less accepted for what you do rather than what you are. Althea Gibson
[ Accepted Field Less More Rather Sports Than]
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]
When you are caring about your children perhaps you always have to remember at what point you can become over involved because of something you need rather than something the child needs. Frank Shorter
[ Always Because Become Caring Child Children Involved Need Needs Over Perhaps Point Rather Remember Something Than Your]
As we watch TV or films, there are no organic transitions, only edits. The idea of A becoming B, rather than A jumping to B, has become foreign. Esa-Pekka Salonen
[ Become Becoming Edits Films Foreign Idea Jumping Only Organic Rather Than Transitions Tv Watch]
My tastes and inspirational artists were always rather eclectic and diverse. Taylor Dayne
[ Always Artists Diverse Eclectic Inspirational Rather Tastes Were]
Never bring the problem solving stage into the decision making stage. Otherwise, you surrender yourself to the problem rather than the solution. Robert H. Schuller
[ Bring Decision Into Making Never Otherwise Problem Rather Solution Solving Stage Surrender Than Yourself]
Much corporate giving is charitable in nature rather than philanthropic. David Rockefeller
[ Charitable Corporate Giving Much Nature Philanthropic Rather Than]
There is nothing funny about Halloween. This sarcastic festival reflects, rather, an infernal demand for revenge by children on the adult world. Jean Baudrillard
[ Adult Children Demand Festival Funny Halloween Infernal Nothing Rather Reflects Revenge Sarcastic World]
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]
Live one day at a time emphasizing ethics rather than rules. Wayne Dyer
[ Day Emphasizing Ethics Live Rather Rules Than Time]
My wife Mariana is a good photographer too and, like me, she just picks up a camera and takes a picture when she sees something, rather than looking too deeply into it. Graeme Le Saux
[ Camera Deeply Good Into Just Looking Photographer Picks Picture Rather Sees She Something Takes Than Too Up Wife]
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]
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]
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]
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]
I'd rather do theater and British films than move to LA in hopes of getting small roles in American films. Kate Winslet
[ American British Films Getting Hopes La Move Rather Roles Small Than Theater]
Do not take up music unless you would rather die than not do so. Nadia Boulanger
[ Die Music Rather Take Than Unless Up Would]
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]
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]
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]
Well, yes, as I was a rather bad actor then and I wasn't making enough money, I thought, to make enough money to not make money as an actor, I'd better do some writing. Val Guest
[ Actor Bad Better Enough Make Making Money Rather Some Then Thought Well Writing Yes]
I 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]
Eloquent speech is not from lip to ear, but rather from heart to heart. William Jennings Bryan
[ Ear Eloquent Heart Lip Rather Speech]
Your instinct, rather than precision stabbing, is more about just random bludgeoning. Simon Pegg
[ Bludgeoning Instinct Just More Precision Random Rather Stabbing Than Your]
I was rather a fat little boy. Cyril Cusack
[ Boy Fat Little Rather]
I'd rather go by bus. Prince Charles
[ Bus Go Rather]
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]
My sense is that jurists from other nations around the world understand that our court occupies a very special place in the American system, and that the court is rather well regarded in comparison, perhaps, to their own. Sandra Day O'Connor
[ American Around Comparison Court Nations Occupies Other Our Own Perhaps Place Rather Regarded Sense Special System Their Understand Very Well World]
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]
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]
Really, if I'm gonna eat a meat, I'd rather eat venison than anything and I do like it a little on the rare side. That's probably my favorite meat and I've had some awfully good venison in some of the great restaurants. Mike Ditka
[ Anything Awfully Eat Favorite Gonna Good Great Had Little Meat Probably Rare Rather Really Restaurants Side Some Than]
I 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]
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained. Walt Disney Education
[ Educate Entertain Entertained Hope Learned Rather Something Than Were Would]
Politics now is rather like going into Starbucks for a coffee. Rory Bremner
[ Coffee Going Into Now Politics Rather Starbucks]
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]
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]
I would rather not know about how one gets parts in movies these days. Christopher Plummer
[ Days Gets How Know Movies Parts Rather These Would]
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]
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]
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]
My submission to you is we're fighting the war on terror not overseas but in our own streets, and we'd be spending vast more fortunes to try to be a defensive country to protect ourselves rather than an offensive country to spread democracy wherever people yearn for it. Johnny Isakson
[ Country Defensive Democracy Fighting Fortunes More Offensive Our Ourselves Overseas Own Protect Rather Spending Spread Streets Submission Terror Than Try Vast War Wherever Yearn]
I want to paint Montreal as a rather fantastic city, which it was, because nobody knows today what it was like. And I'm one of the last survivors, or rapidly becoming one. Christopher Plummer
[ Because Becoming City Fantastic Knows Last Montreal Nobody Paint Rapidly Rather Survivors Today Want Which]
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]
As a label, you have to treat every group and every record as a unique entity. I think that that has been our success, rather than relying upon a fan base. Greg Ginn
[ Base Been Entity Every Fan Group Label Our Rather Record Relying Success Than Think Treat Unique Upon]
Often people display a curious respect for a man drunk, rather like the respect of simple races for the insane... There is something awe-inspiring in one who has lost all inhibitions. F. Scott Fitzgerald
[ Awe-Inspiring Curious Display Drunk Inhibitions Insane Lost Man Often Races Rather Respect Simple Something]
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'd rather have a lot of talent and a little experience than a lot of experience and a little talent. John Wooden
[ Experience Little Lot Rather Talent Than]
I would rather earn 1% off a 100 people's efforts than 100% of my own efforts. John D. Rockefeller
[ Earn Efforts Off Own Rather Than Would]
My optimism is not based primarily on the successful march of democracy in recent times but rather is based on the experience of having lived in a fear society and studied the mechanics of tyranny that sustain such a society. Natan Sharansky
[ Based Democracy Experience Fear Having Lived March Mechanics Optimism Primarily Rather Recent Society Studied Successful Such Sustain Times Tyranny]
I had certain physical limitations that made me change the choreography for myself or made me more interested in choreography only rather than dancing. I have never been a person who wanted to just dance. I have always been interested in developing for other people. Katherine Dunham
[ Always Been Certain Change Choreography Dance Dancing Developing Had Interested Just Limitations Made More Myself Never Only Other Person Physical Rather Than Wanted]
And learn that when you do make a mistake, you'll surface that mistake so you can get it corrected, rather than trying to hide it and bury it, and it becomes a much bigger mistake, and maybe a fatal mistake. Sanford I. Weill
[ Becomes Bigger Bury Corrected Fatal Get Hide Learn Make Maybe Mistake Much Rather Surface Than Trying]
I'd rather not be known as the Vice President's lesbian daughter. Mary Cheney
[ Daughter Known Lesbian President Rather Vice]
If you'd rather go to the football game than read a comic, that's fine. I'd rather do both. Rob Walton
[ Both Comic Fine Football Game Go Rather Read Than]
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]
There has been hardly a single year since 1917, and in a certain sense since 1905, without a revolution somewhere in the world in which the workers participated in a rather important way. Ernest Mandel
[ Been Certain Hardly Important Participated Rather Revolution Sense Since Single Somewhere Way Which Without Workers World Year]
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 do not consider it an insult, but rather a compliment to be called an agnostic. I do not pretend to know where many ignorant men are sure - that is all that agnosticism means. Clarence Darrow
[ Agnostic Agnosticism Called Compliment Consider Ignorant Insult Know Many Means Men Pretend Rather Sure Where]
The conductor's stand is not a continent of power, but rather an island of solitude. Riccardo Muti
[ Conductor Continent Island Power Rather Solitude Stand]
I would prefer to have a more appealing job. If I could still change careers, I would prefer it. This unfortunate art is made for long beards and ugly faces rather than for a relatively well-endowed woman. Camille Claudel
[ Appealing Art Beards Careers Change Could Faces Job Long Made More Prefer Rather Relatively Still Than Ugly Unfortunate Woman Would]
I think you kind of hope for people to gush over movies, but I think the opposite way is great sometimes, too. I'd rather have a movie that you're angry about and that you're talking about the next day, than something you forget about when the popcorn goes into the trash. Gabriel Mann
[ Angry Day Forget Goes Great Gush Hope Into Kind Movie Movies Next Opposite Over Popcorn Rather Something Sometimes Talking Than Think Too Trash Way]
That Seaman is a handsome young man but he spends too much time looking in his mirror rather than at the ball. You can't keep goal with hair like that. Brian Clough
[ Ball Goal Hair Handsome His Keep Looking Man Mirror Much Rather Seaman Spends Than Time Too Young]
I'd rather be in a tent than in a house. Mary Leakey
[ House Rather Tent Than]
You know, he likes me because I'm his son. I have to go long and far to find someone who knows me just as me, rather than me the songwriter or whatever. Paul Westerberg
[ Because Far Find Go His Just Know Knows Likes Long Rather Someone Son Songwriter Than Whatever]
The abortion license has not brought freedom and security to women. Rather, it has ushered in a new era of irresponsibility toward women and children, one that now begins before birth. Robert Casey
[ Abortion Before Begins Birth Brought Children Era Freedom Irresponsibility License New Now Rather Security Toward Women]
I 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 am conservative by temperament. I disapprove of criminal activity. I am very solidly and markedly on the side of authority. The truth is I would rather err on the side of too much authority than too little. James Ellroy
[ Activity Am Authority Conservative Criminal Disapprove Err Little Markedly Much Rather Side Solidly Temperament Than Too Truth Very Would]
A hundred things are done today in the divine name of Youth, that if they showed their true colors would be seen by rights to belong rather to old age. Wyndham Lewis
[ Age Belong Colors Divine Done Hundred Name Old Rather Rights Seen Showed Their Things Today True Would Youth]
The First Law of Journalism: to confirm existing prejudice, rather than contradict it. Alexander Cockburn
[ Confirm Contradict Existing First Journalism Law Prejudice Rather Than]
The only security for the American people today, or for any people, is to be found through the control of force rather than the use of force. Norman Cousins
[ American Any Control Force Found Only Rather Security Than Through Today Use]
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]
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]
I'm beginning to understand myself. But it would have been great to be able to understand myself when I was 20 rather than when I was 82. Dave Brubeck
[ Able Been Beginning Great Myself Rather Than Understand Would]
They probably realized our interview would do more damage to their pro-"gay" piece - rather than help it. Stephen Bennett
[ Damage Gay Help Interview More Our Piece Probably Rather Realized Than Their Would]
The happiness of every country depends upon the character of its people, rather than the form of its government. Thomas Chandler Haliburton
[ Character Country Depends Every Form Government Happiness Rather Than Upon]
I wouldn't consciously pursue trying to make something for the charts. It's just not in my scope now. I'd rather stick needles in my eyes. Sheena Easton
[ Charts Consciously Eyes Just Make Needles Now Pursue Rather Scope Something Stick Trying]
I'd rather do a really good small part than a really bad big part. Ron White
[ Bad Big Good Part Rather Really Small Than]
I think I would have a better time writing films rather than directing. Mackenzie Astin
[ Better Directing Films Rather Than Think Time Would Writing]
I would hope they would be our fellow artists, rather than trying to emulate or idolize clowns like us. Maynard James Keenan
[ Artists Clowns Emulate Fellow Hope Our Rather Than Trying Us Would]
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes. Hugh Downs
[ Attitudes Certain Circumstances Happy Person Rather Set]
I 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]
Growing up human is uniquely a matter of social relations rather than biology. What we learn from connections within the family takes the place of instincts that program the behavior of animals; which raises the question, how good are these connections? Elizabeth Janeway
[ Animals Behavior Biology Connections Family Good Growing How Human Instincts Learn Matter Place Program Question Raises Rather Relations Social Takes Than These Uniquely Up Which Within]
If a man is tongue-tied, don't laugh at him, but, rather, feel pity for him, as you would for a man with broken legs. Abraham Cahan
[ Broken Feel Him Laugh Legs Man Pity Rather Would]
You've got to work. You've got to want an audience to sit forward in their chairs sometimes, rather than sit back and be bombarded with images. Sam Mendes
[ Audience Back Bombarded Chairs Forward Got Images Rather Sit Sometimes Than Their Want Work]
Comedy just pokes at problems, rarely confronts them squarely. Drama is like a plate of meat and potatoes, comedy is rather the dessert, a bit like meringue. Woody Allen
[ Bit Comedy Confronts Dessert Drama Just Meat Plate Potatoes Problems Rarely Rather Squarely Them]
In other words the pictures are in a kind of relationship with each other which is touching only at points rather than pictures being illustrations of poems or poems extrapolations of the pictures. Peter Porter
[ Being Each Illustrations Kind Only Other Pictures Poems Points Rather Relationship Than Touching Which Words]
Before I was a year old I walked and talked and I was even potty trained. When I started going to school I think I got on everyone's nerves because I used to ask adult questions rather than settle for the stuff usually fed to kids. Sharon Stone
[ Adult Ask Because Before Even Everyone Fed Going Got Kids Nerves Old Potty Questions Rather School Settle Started Stuff Talked Than Think Trained Used Usually Walked Year]
I'd rather let the music speak for itself. Serj Tankian
[ Itself Music Rather Speak]
The best teacher is the one who suggests rather than dogmatizes, and inspires his listener with the wish to teach himself. Robert Bulwer-Lytton
[ Best Himself His Inspires Listener Rather Suggests Teach Teacher Than Wish]
If you ask me a question, don't tell me what the question is in advance, 'cause I'd rather not know. Geraldine Ferraro
[ Advance Ask Cause Know Question Rather Tell]
All myths that are something more than fancies gain rather than lose in value with time, by reason of the accretions of human experience. Richard Le Gallienne
[ Experience Fancies Gain Human Lose More Myths Rather Reason Something Than Time Value]
Look at market fluctuations as your friend rather than your enemy; profit from folly rather than participate in it. Warren Buffett
[ Enemy Fluctuations Folly Friend Look Market Participate Profit Rather Than Your]
The beautiful is in nature, and it is encountered under the most diverse forms of reality. Once it is found it belongs to art, or rather to the artist who discovers it. Gustave Courbet
[ Art Artist Beautiful Belongs Discovers Diverse Encountered Forms Found Most Nature Once Rather Reality Under]
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]
Here lies W. C. Fields. I would rather be living in Philadelphia. W. C. Fields
[ Fields Here Lies Living Philadelphia Rather Would]
I'm always rather nervous about how you talk about women who are active in politics, whether they want to be talked about as women or as politicians. John F. Kennedy
[ Active Always How Nervous Politicians Politics Rather Talk Talked Want Whether Women]
Rather than improving the wealth of their own nation, the Mexican government encourages its poor to come to the U.S. and send money home. Timothy Murphy
[ Come Encourages Government Home Improving Mexican Money Nation Own Poor Rather Send Than Their Wealth]
I'd rather be called King than other things I've been called. Richard Petty
[ Been Called King Other Rather Than Things]
I'd rather know a square guy than own a square mile. Wilson Mizner
[ Guy Know Mile Own Rather Square Than]
People don't like other poor people, and rather than blame the people that make you all poor, you blame each other. Johnny Rotten
[ Blame Each Make Other Poor Rather Than]
I have always thought of sophistication as rather a feeble substitute for decadence. Christopher Hampton
[ Always Decadence Feeble Rather Sophistication Substitute Thought]
Don't let anything stand in the way of you claiming and manifesting the life that you choose rather than the life you have by default. Joy Page
[ Anything Choose Claiming Default Life Manifesting Rather Stand Than Way]
I think if you have a two-story office and you hire someone who's handicapped, it might be reasonable to let him have an office on the first floor rather than the government saying you have to have a $100,000 elevator. Rand Paul
[ Elevator First Floor Government Handicapped Him Hire Might Office Rather Reasonable Saying Someone Than Think]
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]
Indeed upon much that may have to say, I expect rather the charitable judgment than the full assent of those whose approbation I could most wish to win. Asa Gray
[ Approbation Assent Charitable Could Expect Full Indeed Judgment May Most Much Rather Say Than Those Upon Whose Win Wish]
I've never met or spoken to David Lee Roth, yet it's rather ironic that even he's saying Eddie's lying about things. I'm saying he's not telling the truth, yet Eddie insists that the two of us are lying! You be the judge. Sammy Hagar
[ David Eddie Even Insists Ironic Judge Lee Lying Met Never Rather Roth Saying Spoken Telling Things Truth Two Us Yet]
Elections are won by men and women chiefly because most people vote against somebody rather than for somebody. Franklin P. Adams
[ Against Because Chiefly Elections Men Most Rather Somebody Than Vote Women Won]
It is better for me to serve a charity as an actor or a voice, rather than at a luncheon being just a celebrity. Ben Kingsley
[ Actor Being Better Celebrity Charity Just Luncheon Rather Serve Than Voice]
I'd much rather hang out in a cafe. That's where things are really happening. Joe Sacco
[ Cafe Hang Happening Much Out Rather Really Things Where]
I would rather have a nod from an American, than a snuff- box from an emperor. George Byron
[ American Box Emperor Nod Rather Than Would]
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 started earning a living as a poet rather early on. Wislawa Szymborska
[ Early Earning Living Poet Rather Started]
I was a shy, quiet kid. I was happiest playing by myself with my toys, rather than hanging around people. Christian Slater
[ Around Hanging Happiest Kid Myself Playing Quiet Rather Shy Than Toys]
Capitalism is not an economic system, but a world-outlook, or rather, a part of a whole world-outlook. Francis Parker Yockey
[ Capitalism Economic Part Rather System Whole]
I would rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent than in the extent of my powers and dominion. Alexander the Great
[ Dominion Excel Excellent Extent Knowledge Others Powers Rather Than Would]
That made me think I could contribute more to society by looking at people on the autopsy table and feeding back the findings so that lots of people could benefit, rather than just treating patients one at a time. Michael Baden
[ Autopsy Back Benefit Contribute Could Feeding Findings Just Looking Lots Made More Patients Rather Society Table Than Think Time Treating]
I can have peace of mind only when I forgive rather than judge. Gerald Jampolsky
[ Forgive Judge Mind Only Peace Rather Than]
Practice rather than preach. Make of your life an affirmation, defined by your ideals, not the negation of others. Dare to the level of your capability then go beyond to a higher level. Alexander Haig
[ Affirmation Beyond Capability Dare Defined Go Higher Ideals Level Life Make Negation Others Practice Preach Rather Than Then Your]
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]
Do something everyday for no other reason than you would rather not do it, so that when the hour of dire need draws nigh, it may find you not unnerved and untrained to stand the test. William James
[ Dire Draws Everyday Find Hour May Need Nigh Other Rather Reason Something Stand Test Than Unnerved Untrained Would]
It is needless to say how great has been the influence of the doctrine of Evolution, or rather perhaps of the method of investigation to which it has given birth, upon the study of history, especially the history of institutions. Goldwin Smith
[ Been Birth Doctrine Especially Evolution Given Great History How Influence Institutions Investigation Method Needless Perhaps Rather Say Study Upon Which]
There are events which are so great that if a writer has participated in them his obligation is to write truly rather than assume the presumption of altering them with invention. Ernest Hemingway
[ Altering Assume Events Great His Invention Obligation Participated Presumption Rather Than Them Truly Which Write Writer]
I would rather miss the mark acting well than win the day acting basely. Sophocles
[ Acting Day Mark Miss Rather Than Well Win Would]
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]
You have always had individual directors who begin in the advertising or commercial world, but they are probably exceptions rather than the traditional pattern. Ann Macbeth
[ Advertising Always Begin Commercial Directors Exceptions Had Individual Pattern Probably Rather Than Traditional World]
Most of us really aren't horribly unique. There are 6 billion of us. Put 'em all in one room and very few would stand out as individuals. So maybe we ought to think of worth in terms of our ability to get along as a part of nature, rather than being the lords over nature. Herbert Simon
[ Ability Along Being Billion Em Few Get Horribly Individuals Lords Maybe Most Nature Ought Our Out Over Part Put Rather Really Room Stand Terms Than Think Unique Us Very Worth Would]
We should not say that one man's hour is worth another man's hour, but rather that one man during an hour is worth just as much as another man during an hour. Time is everything, man is nothing: he is at the most time's carcass. Karl Marx
[ Another Carcass During Everything Hour Just Man Most Much Nothing Rather Say Should Time Worth]
He was a horse of goodly countenance, rather expressive of vigilance than fire; though an unnatural appearance of fierceness was thrown into it by the loss of his ears, which had been cropped pretty close to his head. Augustus Baldwin Longstreet
[ Appearance Been Close Countenance Ears Expressive Fire Goodly Had Head His Horse Into Loss Pretty Rather Than Though Thrown Unnatural Vigilance Which]
The whole thing means such a great deal for me, and hopefully one day it will be there. But my friends and my family mean a little more. I would rather be helping them, even if it hurts that. Michael Irvin
[ Day Deal Even Family Friends Great Helping Hopefully Hurts Little Mean Means More Rather Such Them Thing Whole Will Would]
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]
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]
The problem is no longer that with every pair of hands that comes into the world there comes a hungry stomach. Rather it is that, attached to those hands are sharp elbows. Paul Samuelson
[ Attached Comes Elbows Every Hands Hungry Into Longer Pair Problem Rather Sharp Stomach Those World]
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 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]
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]
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'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]
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]
Rather than being an interpreter, the scientist who embraces a new paradigm is like the man wearing inverting lenses. Thomas Kuhn
[ Being Embraces Interpreter Lenses Man New Paradigm Rather Scientist Than Wearing]
Law is not a profession at all, but rather a business service station and repair shop. Adlai E. Stevenson
[ Business Law Profession Rather Repair Service Shop Station]
I would rather be ashes than dust! I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet. Jack London
[ Ashes Atom Dust Every Glow Magnificent Meteor Permanent Planet Rather Sleepy Superb Than Would]
By imposing too great a responsibility, or rather, all responsibility, on yourself, you crush yourself. Franz Kafka
[ Crush Great Imposing Rather Responsibility Too Yourself]
I am hoping that I can be known as a great writer and actor some day, rather than a sex symbol. Steven Seagal
[ Actor Am Day Great Hoping Known Rather Sex Some Symbol Than Writer]
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]
The balance of evidence both from the cell-free system and from the study of mutation, suggests that this does not occur at random, and that triplets coding the same amino acid may well be rather similar. Francis Crick
[ Acid Amino Balance Both Coding Does Evidence May Mutation Occur Random Rather Same Similar Study Suggests System Triplets Triplets Well]
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]
Poetry is rather an approach to things, to life, than it is typographical production. Joseph Brodsky
[ Approach Life Poetry Production Rather Than Things]
In Europe art has to a large degree taken the place of religion. In America it seems rather to be science. Johan Huizinga
[ America Art Degree Europe Large Place Rather Religion Science Seems Taken]
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]
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]
I do give books as gifts sometimes, when people would rather have one than a new Ferrari. Dean Koontz
[ Books Ferrari Gifts Give New Rather Sometimes Than Would]
I have the impression that cycling is no longer a game but rather an employment... a job. Bernard Hinault
[ Cycling Employment Game Impression Job Longer Rather]
And how is clarity to be achieved? Mainly by taking trouble and by writing to serve people rather than to impress them. F. L. Lucas
[ Achieved Clarity How Impress Mainly Rather Serve Taking Than Them Trouble Writing]
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]
Art is the final cunning of the human soul which would rather do anything than face the gods. Iris Murdoch
[ Anything Art Cunning Face Final Gods Human Rather Soul Than Which Would]
Contemporaries appreciate the person rather than their merit, posterity will regard the merit rather than the person. Charles Caleb Colton
[ Appreciate Contemporaries Merit Person Posterity Rather Regard Than Their Will]
That foreign trade should be fair rather than free. Lyn Nofziger
[ Fair Foreign Free Rather Should Than Trade]
I think I'm dull. I would rather watch other people. Mia Kirshner
[ Dull Other Rather Think Watch Would]
I go for as much feeling as I can rather than show what I can do up and down the neck. I don't play to show people ability. Robin Trower
[ Ability Down Feeling Go Much Neck Play Rather Show Than Up]
The true delight is in the finding out rather than in the knowing. Isaac Asimov
[ Delight Finding Knowing Out Rather Than True]
If you were plowing a field, which would you rather use? Two strong oxen or 1024 chickens? Seymoure Cray
[ Chickens Field Oxen Plowing Rather Strong Two Use Were Which Would]
We decided to play the NEC because we were asked to, and because we actually rather like the place: we've always enjoyed doing it before. We don't often get sensible offers to play in the UK, so most years we just play on the mainland, with the occasional exotic detour. Andrew Eldritch
[ Actually Always Asked Because Before Decided Detour Doing Enjoyed Exotic Get Just Mainland Most Occasional Offers Often Place Play Rather Sensible Uk Were Years]
I would rather propose a bureau somewhat similar to that which we have in the Universal Postal Union. Fredrik Bajer
[ Bureau Postal Propose Rather Similar Somewhat Union Universal Which 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]
Knowledge without justice ought to be called cunning rather than wisdom. Plato
[ Called Cunning Justice Knowledge Ought Rather Than Wisdom Without]
I think the world is filled with so much hype and PR bull. Frankly, it all comes out in the end. Good or bad, I'd rather just let our accomplishments really speak for themselves. Bill Ford
[ Accomplishments Bad Bull Comes End Filled Frankly Good Hype Just Much Our Out Pr Rather Really Speak Themselves Think World]
The main issue was deciding what to play: Should it be old Ramones material or new material? I had about three albums worth of new material, but I knew that people would rather hear the Ramones songs. Dee Dee Ramone
[ Albums Deciding Had Hear Issue Knew Main Material New Old Play Ramones Rather Should Songs Three Worth Would]
Far too many executives have become more concerned with the "four P's" - pay, perks, power and prestige - rather than making profits for shareholders. T. Boone Pickens
[ Become Concerned Executives Far Four Making Many More Pay Perks Power Prestige Profits Rather Shareholders Than Too]
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]
If I hold back, I'm no good. I'm no good. I'd rather be good sometimes, than holding back all the time. Janis Joplin
[ Back Good Hold Holding Rather Sometimes Than Time]
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]
Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers. Voltaire
[ Answers His Judge Man Questions Rather Than]
We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future. Tony Robbins
[ Act Beings Determine Events Future How Internal Interpret Lead Lives Matter Most Only Ourselves Planet Rather Rich Such Think Those Us Will]
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]
Standardization of our educational systems is apt to stamp out individualism and defeat the very ends of education by leveling the product down rather than up. Harvey Cushing
[ Apt Defeat Down Education Educational Ends Individualism Leveling Our Out Product Rather Stamp Standardization Systems Than Up Very]
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]
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]
I woke up find a rather noisy multi-lingual meeting going on. This was great as everyone could participate and even though everything had to be translated into about four different languages it never became boring. After a while the meeting broke up and everyone went for food. John Blair
[ After Became Boring Broke Could Different Even Everyone Everything Find Food Four Going Great Had Into Languages Meeting Never Noisy Participate Rather Though Translated Up Went While Woke]
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]
My impression is that American policy speaks not of antagonism but rather partnership. Gerhard Schroder
[ American Antagonism Impression Partnership Policy Rather Speaks]
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]
They want to create rather than decimate. Paul Butterfield
[ Create Rather Than Want]
The problem with most people is that they think with their hopes or fears or wishes rather than their minds. Walter Duranty
[ Fears Hopes Minds Most Problem Rather Than Their Think Wishes]
Vices are often habits rather than passions. Antoine Rivarol
[ Habits Often Passions Rather Than Vices]
A true friend is someone who is there for you when he'd rather be anywhere else. Len Wein
[ Anywhere Else Friend Rather Someone True]
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]
Man's mind is not a container to be filled but rather a fire to be kindled. Dorthea Brande
[ Container Filled Fire Kindled Man Mind Rather]
We are bound to lose Ireland in consequence of years of cruelty, stupidity and misgovernment and I would rather lose her as a friend than as a foe. William E. Gladstone
[ Bound Consequence Cruelty Foe Friend Her Ireland Lose Rather Stupidity Than Would Years]
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]
Americans' great and secret fear is that America may turn out to be a phenomenon rather than a civilization. Shirley Hazzard
[ America Americans Civilization Fear Great May Out Phenomenon Rather Secret Than Turn]
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]
If you talk about preemption you better know things rather than think things. Byron Dorgan
[ Better Know Preemption Rather Talk Than Things Think]
The reality is that we are hated not because of our democracy, freedoms, and generous social security system; rather, we are hated because of our involvement in foreign conflicts and quarrels that were never our concern. Amir Butler
[ Because Concern Conflicts Democracy Foreign Freedoms Generous Hated Involvement Never Our Quarrels Rather Reality Security Social System Were]
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]
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]
You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you. Brian Tracy
[ Allowing Attitude Cannot Change Control Happens Master Mastering Rather Than Toward Will Your]
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]
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]
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]
My agent was ambitious for me. But going out and chasing it? No, I'd rather work in my vegetable garden or play with my kid. I guess I'm kind of boring. Kathleen Quinlan
[ Agent Ambitious Boring Chasing Garden Going Guess Kid Kind Out Play Rather Vegetable Work]
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'd rather play here in this small bar and just do a good show. Because it's fun and there's no expectations, it's encouragement to be different, do something new. Bill Kreutzmann
[ Bar Because Different Encouragement Expectations Fun Good Here Just New Play Rather Show Small Something]
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]
Everybody experiences far more than he understands. Yet it is experience, rather than understanding, that influences behavior. Marshall McLuhan
[ Behavior Everybody Experience Experiences Far Influences More Rather Than Understanding Understands Yet]
If we are always arriving and departing, it is also true that we are eternally anchored. One's destination is never a place but rather a new way of looking at things. Henry Miller
[ Also Always Anchored Arriving Departing Destination Eternally Looking Never New Place Rather Things True Way]
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]
Wonder rather than doubt is the root of all knowledge. Abraham Joshua Heschel
[ Doubt Knowledge Rather Root Than Wonder]
Success in life is founded upon attention to the small things rather than to the large things; to the every day things nearest to us rather than to the things that are remote and uncommon. Booker T. Washington
[ Attention Day Every Founded Large Life Nearest Rather Remote Small Success Than Things Uncommon Upon Us]
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]
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'd rather be onstage with a pig - a duet with Jennifer Lopez and me just ain't going to happen. Mariah Carey
[ Duet Going Happen Jennifer Just Lopez Onstage Pig Rather]
I like going to Church for aesthetic reasons, rather than spiritual ones. Andres Serrano
[ Aesthetic Church Going Ones Rather Reasons Spiritual Than]
I couldn't think of anything else I'd rather be doing. Jamelia
[ Anything Doing Else Rather Think]
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]
When I am able to resist the temptation to judge others, I can see them as teachers of forgiveness in my life, reminding me that I can only have peace of mind when I forgive rather than judge. Gerald Jampolsky
[ Able Am Forgive Forgiveness Judge Life Mind Only Others Peace Rather Reminding Resist See Teachers Temptation Than Them]
I'd like to design something like a city or a museum. I want to do something hands on rather than just play golf which is the sport of the religious right. Brad Pitt
[ City Design Golf Hands Just Museum Play Rather Religious Right Something Sport Than Want Which]
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]
To be honest with you, I'd rather not be working. When you work, there are all sorts of deadlines and pressures. I like to do one thing and take my time to do the other one. Benicio Del Toro
[ Deadlines Honest Other Pressures Rather Sorts Take Thing Time Work Working]
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]
We do not say: Being is, time is, but rather: there is Being and there is time. Martin Heidegger
[ Being Rather Say Time]
Men are recognizing that they have been forced to conform to a very narrow and rather two-dimensional picture of maleness and manhood that they have never had the freedom to question. Andrew Cohen
[ Been Conform Forced Freedom Had Manhood Men Narrow Never Picture Question Rather Recognizing Two-Dimensional Very]
I had rather be right than be President. Henry Clay
[ Had President Rather Right Than]
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]
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]
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]
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 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]
I am now seventy, rather glad, really, that I won't live to see the horrors to come in the 21st century. Anne Stevenson
[ Am Century Come Glad Horrors Live Now Rather Really See Seventy Won]
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]
Vanity is a mark of humility rather than of pride. Jonathan Swift
[ Humility Mark Pride Rather Than Vanity]
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]
What we're putting forward is the most radical reform of the welfare state... for 60 years. I think it will have a transformative effect in making sure that everyone is better off in work and better off working rather than on benefits. David Cameron
[ Benefits Better Effect Everyone Forward Making Most Off Putting Radical Rather Reform State Sure Than Think Transformative Welfare Will Work Working Years]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Perhaps one has to be very old before one learns to be amused rather than shocked. Robert Browning
[ Amused Before Learns Old Perhaps Rather Shocked Than Very]
Hence my obstinate emphasis on stylistic continuity from work to work rather than specific sibling relationships between the individual work and other members of its stylistic 'family' in the world outside. Brian Ferneyhough
[ Between Continuity Emphasis Family Hence Individual Members Obstinate Other Outside Rather Relationships Sibling Specific Stylistic Than Work World]
I've been homeschooling for eight years and have always received the best advice and encouragement from other homeschoolers, rather than a book or lecture. Lisa Whelchel
[ Advice Always Been Best Book Eight Encouragement Lecture Other Rather Received Than Years]
With millions of family wage manufacturing jobs lost since 2001, we need an energy bill that takes bold action to tap into American ingenuity in order to lead the world in new clean energy technology, rather than playing catch-up to the Japanese, Danish, and Germans. Jay Inslee
[ Action American Bill Bold Clean Danish Energy Family Germans Ingenuity Into Japanese Jobs Lead Lost Manufacturing Millions Need New Order Playing Rather Since Takes Tap Technology Than Wage World]
I'm glad that my films have been consistently faring well rather than one stray Friday! Akshay Kumar
[ Been Consistently Faring Films Friday Glad Rather Stray Than Well]
I would prefer to be a citizen of an independent country rather than Emperor of an enslaved one. Bao Dai
[ Citizen Country Emperor Enslaved Independent Prefer Rather Than Would]
I abhor a hoe. I am fond of flowers but not of dirt, and had rather buy them than cultivate them. Lyman Abbott
[ Abhor Am Buy Cultivate Dirt Flowers Fond Had Rather Than Them]
Whoever does not philosophize for the sake of philosophy, but rather uses philosophy as a means, is a sophist. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Does Means Philosophy Rather Sake Uses Whoever]
My job at Stanford is rather different from the ones I had held previously in that my own ambitions must take a back seat to the well-being of the students with whom I work. Robert B. Laughlin
[ Ambitions Back Different Had Held Job Must Ones Own Previously Rather Seat Stanford Students Take Well-Being Whom Work]
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]
Stop bothering me with your pathetic politics - I'd rather go to the whorehouse. Otto Dix
[ Bothering Go Pathetic Politics Rather Stop Whorehouse Your]
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]
Solitude is not something you must hope for in the future. Rather, it is a deepening of the present, and unless you look for it in the present you will never find it. Thomas Merton
[ Deepening Find Future Hope Look Must Never Present Rather Solitude Something Unless Will]
I am rather in favour of dealing with teenage hooliganism. James Callaghan
[ Am Dealing Favour Rather Teenage]
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 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 am interested in anything about revolt, disorder, chaos-especially activity that seems to have no meaning. It seems to me to be the road toward freedom... Rather than starting inside, I start outside and reach the mental through the physical. Jim Morrison
[ Activity Am Anything Disorder Freedom Inside Interested Meaning Mental Outside Physical Rather Reach Revolt Road Seems Start Starting Than Through Toward]
I rather like getting away from fiction. Penelope Lively
[ Away Fiction Getting Rather]
When I joined the band, being that I was going to take this up as a profession, I realized that there were no two finer guitar players in the world that I'd rather play with. Michael Davis
[ Band Being Finer Going Guitar Joined Play Players Profession Rather Realized Take Two Up Were World]
Let's put it this way, when I was casting, I cast Viggo first and then found someone who could play his wife, rather than the other way around. So for me he's still the lead character. David Cronenberg
[ Around Cast Casting Character Could First Found His Lead Other Play Put Rather Someone Still Than Then Way Wife]
I'd rather not have anything than be a liar. Alicia Keys
[ Anything Liar Rather Than]
I would rather excel in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and possessions. Plutarch
[ Excel Excellent Extent Knowledge Possessions Power Rather Than Would]
It is quality rather than quantity that matters. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Matters Quality Quantity Rather Than]
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]
Personally, I don't like watching violence. I'd much rather see more skin. Cameron Diaz
[ More Much Personally Rather See Skin Violence Watching]
Education is not the piling on of learning, information, data, facts, skills, or abilities - that's training or instruction - but is rather making visible what is hidden as a seed. Thomas More
[ Abilities Data Education Facts Hidden Information Instruction Learning Making Piling Rather Seed Skills Training Visible]
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]
Maybe it will be a great thing when the Baby Boomers finally die out. In real life, it's not a matter of the good guys or the bad guys. Rather, it's big numbers and small numbers that do the counting. Jack Bowman
[ Baby Bad Big Boomers Counting Die Finally Good Great Guys Life Matter Maybe Numbers Out Rather Real Small Thing Will]
The historical experience of socialist countries has sadly demonstrated that collectivism does not do away with alienation but rather increases it, adding to it a lack of basic necessities and economic inefficiency. Pope John Paul II
[ Adding Alienation Away Basic Collectivism Countries Demonstrated Does Economic Experience Historical Increases Inefficiency Lack Necessities Rather Sadly Socialist]
The aim of all commentary on art now should be to make works of art - and, by analogy, our own experience - more, rather than less, real to us. The function of criticism should be to show how it is what it is, even that it is what it is, rather than to show what it means. Susan Sontag
[ Aim Analogy Art Commentary Criticism Even Experience Function How Less Make Means More Now Our Own Rather Real Should Show Than Us Works]
It 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 was a normal, rather dutiful child. I didn't even rebel as a teenager. Emily Watson
[ Child Dutiful Even Normal Rather Rebel Teenager]
I'm trying to learn to smoke, which is rather weird when everyone is trying to stop. I'm not a smoker. But my character only smokes as an affectation. Francesca Annis
[ Affectation Character Everyone Learn Only Rather Smoke Smoker Stop Trying Weird Which]
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]
You're making a movie, not a documentary. If you made a film like the historians would like you to make, you're not going to go and see it. I'd rather see paint dry. Dougray Scott
[ Documentary Dry Film Go Going Historians Made Make Making Movie Paint Rather See Would]
Let us change our traditional attitude to the construction of programs. Instead of imagining that our main task is to instruct a computer what to do, let us concentrate rather on explaining to human beings what we want a computer to do. Donald Knuth
[ Attitude Beings Change Computer Concentrate Construction Explaining Human Imagining Instead Instruct Main Our Programs Rather Task Traditional Us Want]
Far from idleness being the root of all evil, it is rather the only true good. Soren Kierkegaard
[ Being Evil Far Good Idleness Only Rather Root True]
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong. Democritus
[ Desire Good Means Merely Rather Wrong]
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'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]
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]
Nothing is work unless you'd rather be doing something else. George Halas Work
[ Doing Else Nothing Rather Something Unless Work]
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]
So much of religion is exegesis. I would rather follow in the footprints of Christ than all of the dogma. Christy Turlington
[ Christ Dogma Follow Footprints Much Rather Religion Than Would]
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]
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]
It takes time and energy, and if I'm working, then I'd rather flop in front of the telly than put on a tiny dress and work out how to get myself to God knows where. I mean, lazy some would call it. Daisy Donovan
[ Call Dress Energy Flop Front Get God How Knows Lazy Mean Myself Out Put Rather Some Takes Telly Than Then Time Tiny Where Work Working Would]
The administration's reckless plan doesn't do one thing to ensure the long term security of social security, rather it undermines our economy. We need a budget and a fiscal policy that reflects the values and interests of America and restores fiscal discipline. Debbie Stabenow
[ Administration America Budget Discipline Economy Ensure Fiscal Interests Long Need Our Plan Policy Rather Reckless Reflects Restores Security Social Term Thing Undermines Values]
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]
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 be at home with 12 people around the table. Dom DeLuise
[ Around Home Rather Table]
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 have spent many years of my life in opposition, and I rather like the role. Eleanor Roosevelt
[ Life Many Opposition Rather Role Spent Years]
Find fault with thyself rather than with others. Ieyasu Tokugawa
[ Fault Find Others Rather Than Thyself]
We often get blinded by the forms in which content is produced, rather than the job that the content does. Tim O'Reilly
[ Blinded Content Does Forms Get Job Often Produced Rather Than Which]
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]
Even in real life, I'd rather hang out with guys. Laura Prepon
[ Even Guys Hang Life Out Rather Real]
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]
After I'm dead I'd rather have people ask why I have no monument than why I have one. Cato
[ After Ask Dead Monument Rather Than Why]
I would rather be kept alive in the efficient if cold altruism of a large hospital than expire in a gush of warm sympathy in a small one. Aneurin Bevan
[ Alive Altruism Cold Efficient Expire Gush Hospital Kept Large Rather Small Sympathy Than Warm Would]
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]
Journalists do not like to report on uncertainties. They would almost rather be wrong than ambiguous. Melvin Maddocks
[ Almost Ambiguous Journalists Rather Report Than Uncertainties Would Wrong]
In fact, things are moving along rather well in Iraq. Nothing is perfect, of course, and freedom is messy work. The cooperation of the three major interests in Iraq has been remarkable. John Linder
[ Along Been Cooperation Course Fact Freedom Interests Iraq Major Messy Moving Nothing Perfect Rather Remarkable Things Three Well Work]
Our recent 5-year labour agreements, in Canada as well as the United States, are based upon experience, logic and principle rather than on pressure, propaganda and force. Charles E. Wilson
[ Agreements Based Canada Experience Force Labour Logic Our Pressure Principle Propaganda Rather Recent States Than United Upon Well]
I would rather have peace in the world than be President. Harry S. Truman
[ Peace President Rather Than World Would]
I started writing, or rather, thinking, stories as a child, and at that time the reason was very clear. John Sladek
[ Child Clear Rather Reason Started Stories Thinking Time Very Writing]
Concrete poets continue to turn out beautiful things, but to me they're more visual than oral, and they almost really belong on the wall rather than in a book. I haven't the least idea of where poetry is going. James Laughlin
[ Almost Beautiful Belong Book Concrete Continue Going Haven Idea Least More Oral Out Poetry Poets Rather Really Than Things Turn Visual Wall Where]
There's almost a fear that if you understood too deeply the way you arrived at choices, you could become self-conscious. In any case, many ideas which are full of personal meaning seem rather banal when you put words to them. Peter Weir
[ Almost Any Arrived Banal Become Case Choices Could Deeply Fear Full Ideas Many Meaning Personal Put Rather Seem Self-Conscious Them Too Understood Way Which Words]
Kelly has a rather bad habit of interrupting. Jack Osbourne
[ Bad Habit Interrupting Kelly Rather]
Freedom is an internal achievement rather than an external adjustment. Powell Clayton
[ Achievement Adjustment External Freedom Internal Rather Than]
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]
Trade a player a year too early rather than a year too late. Branch Rickey
[ Early Late Player Rather Than Too Trade Year]
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim. Bertrand Russell
[ Competition Criminal Life Nothing Rather Than Victim]
Ultimately, at the end of it, it's just trying to get into that space where you feel like you're hitting the right thing and you're making music. And it feels intuitive rather than being counterintuitive. Charlie Hunter
[ Being End Feel Feels Get Hitting Into Intuitive Just Making Music Rather Right Space Than Thing Trying Ultimately Where]
I feel that I'm leaving Williamstown too early, but I'd rather leave too early than too late. Michael Ritchie
[ Early Feel Late Leave Leaving Rather Than Too]
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]
I think art is inherently nonviolent and it actually occupies your mind with creation rather than destruction. Anthony Kiedis
[ Actually Art Creation Destruction Inherently Mind Nonviolent Occupies Rather Than Think Your]
Biological engineering is not necessarily understanding systems but rather, I want to be able to design and build biological systems to perform particular applications. Drew Endy
[ Able Applications Biological Build Design Engineering Necessarily Particular Perform Rather Systems Understanding Want]
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]
Visit with your predecessors from previous Administrations. They know the ropes and can help you see around some corners. Try to make original mistakes, rather than needlessly repeating theirs. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Administrations Around Corners Help Know Make Mistakes Needlessly Original Predecessors Previous Rather Repeating Ropes See Some Than Theirs Try Visit Your]
I've got the best of all worlds. It's every actor's dream to wake up in New York City and go to an acting job rather than to a restaurant to wash dirty dishes. And I live so close to the studios that I ride my bike to work. Christopher Meloni
[ Acting Actor Best Bike City Close Dirty Dishes Dream Every Go Got Job Live New Rather Restaurant Ride Studios Than Up Wake Wash Work Worlds York]
I'd rather have ten people who are mad for it than ten thousand who aren't. Peter Hook
[ Mad Rather Ten Than Thousand]
But active programming consists of the design of new programs, rather than contemplation of old programs. Niklaus Wirth
[ Active Consists Contemplation Design New Old Programming Programs Rather Than]
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]
Life is not a matter of place, things or comfort; rather, it concerns the basic human rights of family, country, justice and human dignity. Imelda Marcos
[ Basic Comfort Concerns Country Dignity Family Human Justice Life Matter Place Rather Rights Things]
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]
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]
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]
You'd rather have a surplus versus a shortage in your position. Kenneth Lay
[ Position Rather Shortage Surplus Versus Your]
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]
When I'm ready to make a photograph, I think I quite obviously see in my minds eye something that is not literally there in the true meaning of the word. I'm interested in something which is built up from within, rather than just extracted from without. Ansel Adams
[ Built Extracted Eye Interested Just Literally Make Meaning Minds Obviously Photograph Quite Rather Ready See Something Than Think True Up Which Within Without Word]
Homer was able to give us no information relating to the truth, for he wrote of human rather than divine things. Lactantius
[ Able Divine Give Homer Human Information Rather Relating Than Things Truth Us Wrote]
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]
I always believe it's better to have 30 imaginations working on a project, rather than one imagination telling the other 29 what to do. Trevor Nunn
[ Always Believe Better Imagination Imaginations Other Project Rather Telling Than Working]
The attitude is we live and let live. This is actually an amazing change in values in a rather short time and it's an example of freedom from religion. Tom Wolfe
[ Actually Amazing Attitude Change Example Freedom Live Rather Religion Short Time Values]
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 was considered as a jazz man rather than as a blues player. There were no blues players-you played one sort of jazz of another sort of jazz. Alexis Korner
[ Another Blues Considered Jazz Man Played Player Rather Sort Than Were]
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]
Arizona's forest fires are not waiting for April, and neither will we. That is why I am pushing for stepped up deployment for Hot Shot wildfire crews in March rather than April, in order to better prepare for the expected fires in northern Arizona. Rick Renzi
[ Am April Arizona Better Crews Deployment Expected Fires Forest Hot March Neither Northern Order Prepare Pushing Rather Shot Stepped Than Up Waiting Why Wildfire Will]
It is almost possible to predict one or two days in advance, within a rather broad range of probability, what the weather is going to be; it is even thought that it will not be impossible to publish daily forecasts, which would be very useful to soci. Antoine Lavoisier
[ Advance Almost Broad Daily Days Even Forecasts Going Impossible Possible Predict Probability Publish Range Rather Thought Two Useful Very Weather Which Will Within Would]
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 see TV as a picture medium rather than a narrative medium. Brian Eno
[ Medium Narrative Picture Rather See Than Tv]
It is foolish and wrong to mourn the men who died. Rather we should thank God that such men lived. George S. Patton
[ Died Foolish God Lived Men Mourn Rather Should Such Thank Wrong]
I can't wait to get out. It's been much too long, I don't like being home. I'd rather play. This tour is going to be really big. We're gonna have the biggest show we can have. It's gonna be different not like the old KISS shows. Eric Carr
[ Been Being Big Biggest Different Get Going Gonna Home Kiss Long Much Old Out Play Rather Really Show Shows Too Tour Wait]
But I'd rather not predict. I'd rather affect. James Carville
[ Affect Predict Rather]
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]
Rather than lose the public because television is here, wouldn't it be smart to adopt television as our instrument? Adolph Zukor
[ Adopt Because Here Instrument Lose Our Public Rather Smart Television Than]
I'd rather be dead and in heaven than afraid to do what I think is right. Charles Evers
[ Afraid Dead Heaven Rather Right Than Think]
I'm not suggesting that the play is without fault; all of my plays are imperfect, I'm rather happy to say-it leaves me something to do. Edward Albee
[ Fault Happy Imperfect Leaves Play Plays Rather Something Suggesting Without]
I had rather be called a journalist than an artist. H. G. Wells
[ Artist Called Had Journalist Rather Than]
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]
When I write now I do not invent situation, characters, or actions, but rather structures and discursive forms, textual groupings which are combined according to secret affinities among themselves, as in architecture or the plastic arts. Juan Goytisolo
[ According Actions Affinities Among Architecture Arts Characters Combined Discursive Forms Invent Now Plastic Rather Secret Situation Structures Textual Themselves Which Write]
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]
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]
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]
As much as it hurts, I would rather miss someone than hit someone. Brian Celio
[ Hit Hurts Miss Much Rather Someone Than Would]
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]
You look rather rash my dear your colors don't quite match your face. Daisy Ashford
[ Colors Dear Face Look Match Quite Rash Rather Your]
We only live once, but once is enough if we do it right. Live your life with class, dignity, and style so that an exclamation, rather than a question mark signifies it! Gary Ryan Blair
[ Class Dignity Enough Exclamation Life Live Mark Once Only Question Rather Right Signifies Style Than Your]
I would rather be the candidate of the NAACP than the NRA. John F. Kerry
[ Candidate Naacp Nra Rather Than Would]
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]
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]
I know that we shall meet problems along the way, but I'd far rather see for myself what's going on in the world outside, than rely on newspapers, television, politicians and religious leaders to tell me what I should be thinking. Michael Palin
[ Along Far Going Know Leaders Meet Myself Newspapers Outside Politicians Problems Rather Religious Rely See Shall Should Television Tell Than Thinking Way World]
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]
Existence itself does not feel horrible; it feels like an ecstasy, rather, which we have only to be still to experience. John Updike
[ Does Ecstasy Existence Experience Feel Feels Horrible Itself Only Rather Still Which]
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]
Joy, rather than happiness, is the goal of life, for joy is the emotion which accompanies our fulfilling our natures as human beings. It is based on the experience of one's identity as a being of worth and dignity. Rollo May
[ Accompanies Based Being Beings Dignity Emotion Experience Fulfilling Goal Happiness Human Identity Joy Life Natures Our Rather Than Which Worth]
For too long people have backed companies on hope value rather than solid products coming out. Now we are coming out the other side. Daniel Morgan
[ Backed Coming Companies Hope Long Now Other Out Products Rather Side Solid Than Too Value]
I'm more attracted to a stronger man rather than a feminine man. Someone who would just throw me down and take control. I love feeling helpless. I definitely like a man who is aggressive and confident. Carmen Electra
[ Aggressive Attracted Confident Control Definitely Down Feeling Feminine Helpless Just Love Man More Rather Someone Stronger Take Than Throw Would]
One of the nicest things about NBC is that Tom Brokaw is not Dan Rather. Michael Gartner
[ Dan Nbc Nicest Rather Things Tom]
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]
I think the best American poetry is the poetry that utilizes the resources of poetry rather than exploits the defects or triumphs of the poet's personality. Mark Strand
[ American Best Defects Exploits Personality Poet Poetry Rather Resources Than Think Triumphs Utilizes]
I'd rather say no and have said no and do say no often. I walk away from projects if it doesn't feel right; if it's not the right team of people pulling in together or if the script isn't right. It could be a great idea but the script doesn't work. Blair Underwood
[ Away Could Feel Great Idea Often Projects Pulling Rather Right Said Say Script Team Together Walk Work]
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]
And I have this little litany of things they can do. And the first one, of course, is to write - every day, no excuses. It's so easy to make excuses. Even professional writers have days when they'd rather clean the toilet than do the writing. Octavia Butler
[ Clean Course Day Days Easy Even Every Excuses First Litany Little Make Professional Rather Than Things Toilet Write Writers Writing]
I don't want to prove to anyone or prove to myself. I'd rather just enjoy and show myself that I am capable of doing it and actually going through the process. Elvis Stojko
[ Actually Am Anyone Capable Doing Enjoy Going Just Myself Process Prove Rather Show Through Want]
Rather than viewing a brief relapse back to inactivity as a failure, treat it as a challenge and try to get back on track as soon as possible. Jimmy Connors
[ Back Brief Challenge Failure Get Inactivity Possible Rather Relapse Soon Than Track Treat Try Viewing]
Night brings our troubles to the light, rather than banishes them. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Brings Light Night Our Rather Than Them Troubles]
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]
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]
Rather, for all objects and experiences, there is a quantity that has optimum value. Above that quantity, the variable becomes toxic. To fall below that value is to be deprived. Gregory Bateson
[ Above Becomes Below Deprived Experiences Fall Objects Optimum Quantity Rather Toxic Value Variable]
I don't like things that can be reproduced. Wood isn't important in itself but rather in the fact that objects made in it are unique, simple, unpretentious. Georg Baselitz
[ Fact Important Itself Made Objects Rather Reproduced Simple Things Unique Wood]
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]
A lot of people would rather tour sewers than visit their cousins. Jane Howard
[ Cousins Lot Rather Than Their Tour Visit 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]
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 would rather have a nod from an American, than a snuff-box from an emperor. Lord Byron
[ American Emperor Nod Rather Than Would]
We are not to give credit to the many, who say that none ought to be educated but the free; but rather to the philosophers, who say that the well-educated alone are free. Epictetus
[ Alone Credit Educated Free Give Many None Ought Philosophers Rather Say Well-Educated]
Every speaker has a mouth; An arrangement rather neat. Sometimes it's filled with wisdom. Sometimes it's filled with feet. Robert Orben
[ Arrangement Every Feet Filled Mouth Neat Rather Sometimes Speaker Wisdom]
I would rather start a family than finish one. Don Marquis Family
[ Family Finish Rather Start Than Would]
The problem with allowing God a role in the history of life is not that science would cease, but rather that scientists would have to acknowledge the existence of something important which is outside the boundaries of natural science. Phillip E. Johnson
[ Acknowledge Allowing Boundaries Cease Existence God History Important Life Natural Outside Problem Rather Role Science Scientists Something Which Would]
I'd rather have huge success and huge failures than travel in the middle of the road. Kevyn Aucoin
[ Failures Huge Middle Rather Road Success Than Travel]
Life should be great rather than long. B. R. Ambedkar
[ Great Life Long Rather Should Than]
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]
Through our willingness to help others we can learn to be happy rather than depressed. Gerald Jampolsky
[ Depressed Happy Help Learn Others Our Rather Than Through Willingness]
We always have hoped that American diplomacy deploys itself in dialogue and persuasion rather than by ultimatums. That is the path we want in international relations. Mahmoud Abbas
[ Always American Dialogue Diplomacy Hoped International Itself Path Persuasion Rather Relations Than Ultimatums Want]
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]
Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit. Aristotle
[ Act Acted Art Because Excellence Habit Habituation Rather Repeatedly Rightly Then Those Training Virtue Won]
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 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]
There has certainly been criticism of the timing involved in getting help to the victims of the storm, and much of it may indeed be warranted. However, this is not the time for pointing fingers; rather, it is the time for offering a helping hand to our neighbors in need. Jo Bonner
[ Been Certainly Criticism Fingers Getting Hand Help Helping However Indeed Involved May Much Need Neighbors Offering Our Pointing Rather Storm Time Timing Victims]
Those who dare to interpret God's will must never claim Him as an asset for one nation or group rather than another. Robert Runcie
[ Another Asset Claim Dare God Group Him Interpret Must Nation Never Rather Than Those Will]
How wrong it is for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself. Anais Nin
[ Build Create Expect Herself How Man Rather She Than Wants Woman World Wrong]
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]
We would rather have our employees running our business. James Sinegal
[ Business Employees Our Rather Running Would]
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]
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]
Rather than proposing a forward-looking energy initiative, House Republicans continue to push Big Oil's tired old ideas, ideas that will do absolutely nothing to lower gas prices for the American consumer. Jan Schakowsky
[ Absolutely American Big Consumer Continue Energy Forward-Looking Gas House Ideas Initiative Lower Nothing Oil Old Prices Proposing Push Rather Republicans Than Tired Will]
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]
Third issue, and again I think it is important to note, anyone can make a mistake and any administration can make a mistake once in a while, but this is just a long train of abuses, an unbroken chain of following special interests rather than the health of the American people. Jay Inslee
[ Abuses Administration Again American Any Anyone Chain Following Health Important Interests Issue Just Long Make Mistake Note Once Rather Special Than Think Third Train Unbroken While]
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]
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 love rather than sexual lust or unbridled sexuality if, in addition to the need or want involved, there is also some impulse to give pleasure to the persons thus loved and not merely to use them for our own selfish pleasure. Mortimer Adler
[ Addition Also Give Impulse Involved Love Loved Lust Merely Need Our Own Persons Pleasure Rather Selfish Sexual Sexuality Some Than Them Thus Unbridled Use Want]
I would rather be adorned by beauty of character than jewels. Jewels are the gift of fortune, while character comes from within. Titus Maccius Plautus
[ Adorned Beauty Character Comes Fortune Gift Jewels Rather Than While Within Would]
I prefer the rather old and battered, things with character, to the brand new. Rick Allen
[ Battered Brand Character New Old Prefer Rather Things]
We were interested in this notion of compression- a lot of the songs were really short so that you'd absorb them in memory rather than when you're actually hearing them. Arto Lindsay
[ Absorb Actually Hearing Interested Lot Memory Notion Rather Really Short Songs Than Them Were]
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]
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]
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]
I take rejection as someone blowing a bugle in my ear to wake me up and get going, rather than retreat. Sylvester Stallone
[ Blowing Bugle Ear Get Going Rather Rejection Retreat Someone Take Than Up Wake]
I think he could have made most of the trips and gone to most of the fund-raisers if he would have avoided the partisan rhetoric and talked to the country as President in each of these appearances rather than to the narrow partisan audiences. Robert Teeter
[ Appearances Audiences Avoided Could Country Each Gone Made Most Narrow Partisan President Rather Rhetoric Talked Than These Think Trips Would]
A good name is rather to be chosen than riches. King Solomon
[ Chosen Good Name Rather Riches Than]
I do not at all have the mind of a bully... in my mind bullies are intolerant of contrary opinion, domineering and rather cowardly. I would hope that none of those terms could be fairly used in describing me. Conrad Black
[ Bullies Bully Contrary Could Cowardly Describing Fairly Hope Intolerant Mind None Opinion Rather Terms Those Used Would]
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]
For example, the philosophers who were interested in logic were probably rather logical for mathematicians. But the ASL got us together, so we could talk to each other and publish in the same journal. Stephen Cole Kleene
[ Could Each Example Got Interested Journal Logic Logical Mathematicians Other Philosophers Probably Publish Rather Same Talk Together Us Were]
There does not seem to be that collegiality I referred to, there seems to be much more of a them versus us attitude, rather than we all have a role to play in this process so let's get on with it. Len G. Murray
[ Attitude Does Get More Much Play Process Rather Referred Role Seem Seems Than Them Us Versus]
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]
The way we make sense of a realistic text is through the same broad ideological frame as the way we make sense of our social experience or rather, the way we are made sense of by the discourses of our culture. John Fiske
[ Broad Culture Discourses Experience Frame Ideological Made Make Our Rather Realistic Same Sense Social Text Through Way]
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]
In short, our response as a party should be to work to solve the crises that produce crisis pregnancies, and work to make life worth living for mother and child, rather than victimize the child as a way of dealing with the crisis. Robert Casey
[ Child Crises Crisis Dealing Life Living Make Mother Our Party Pregnancies Produce Rather Response Short Should Solve Than Way Work Worth]
In the end, Dan Rather's legend skewered him, CBS and the craft of journalism. Tina Brown
[ Cbs Craft Dan End Him Journalism Legend Rather]
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]
Some of the newer folks in the industry, I'm not sure they are familiar with the term acting. They don't understand what it means to play a character rather than just be a personality. Kathleen Quinlan
[ Acting Character Familiar Folks Industry Just Means Newer Personality Play Rather Some Sure Term Than Understand]
'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]
You ask any actor - they'll tell you they'd rather shoot on location because you don't have to invent the energy, the energy is there. Adrian Grenier
[ Actor Any Ask Because Energy Invent Location Rather Shoot Tell]
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]
If one takes all the styles in jazz harmonically from the earliest beginnings to the latest experiments, he still has a rather limited scope when compared to the rest of music in the world. Don Ellis
[ Beginnings Compared Earliest Experiments Jazz Latest Limited Music Rather Rest Scope Still Styles Takes World]
I would rather write for the instruction, or even the amusement of the poor than for the amusement of the rich. Frederick Marryat
[ Amusement Even Instruction Poor Rather Rich Than Would Write]
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]
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]
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]
Rather suffer than die is man's motto. Jean de La Fontaine
[ Die Man Motto Rather Suffer Than]
In effect I am not a novelist, but rather a failed essayist who started to write novels because he didn't know how to write essays. Jose Saramago
[ Am Because Effect Essays Failed How Know Novelist Novels Rather Started Write]
The very special place that a language occupies among institutions is undeniable, but there is much more to be said-, a comparison would tend rather to bring out the differences. Ferdinand de Saussure
[ Among Bring Comparison Differences Institutions Language More Much Occupies Out Place Rather Special Tend Undeniable Very Would]
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]
I am concerned, rather, that there should not be more things dreamt of in my philosophy than there actually are in heaven and earth. Nelson Goodman
[ Actually Am Concerned Dreamt Earth Heaven More Philosophy Rather Should Than Things]
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]
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]
Fear not that thy life shall come to an end, but rather that it shall ever have a beginning. John Henry Newman
[ Beginning Come End Ever Fear Life Rather Shall Thy]
If you want to maintain a sustainable supply of fish you have to farm the fish, rather than mine them. So putting your money into fishing fleets that are going to exacerbate the problem by over-fishing is not the way to preserve the underlying asset. Maurice Strong
[ Asset Exacerbate Farm Fish Fishing Fleets Going Into Maintain Mine Money Preserve Problem Putting Rather Supply Sustainable Than Them Underlying Want Way Your]
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]
The purpose cannot be creating self-styled democracies, but rather encouraging steps that are conducive to establishing democratic rule at universal standards. Obviously, this would be a formidable journey. Recep Tayyip Erdogan
[ Cannot Conducive Creating Democracies Democratic Encouraging Establishing Formidable Journey Obviously Purpose Rather Rule Standards Steps Universal Would]
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]
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]
I rather go to see a good play than be in one. Alfre Woodard
[ Go Good Play Rather See Than]
Civilization exists precisely so that there may be no masses but rather men alert enough never to constitute masses. Georges Bernanos
[ Alert Civilization Constitute Enough Exists Masses May Men Never Precisely Rather]
The role of the teacher is to create the conditions for invention rather than provide ready-made knowledge. Seymour Papert
[ Conditions Create Invention Knowledge Provide Rather Ready-Made Role Teacher Than]
I 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]
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]
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]
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]
Some researchers sensibly suggest that rather than worrying too much about which programs our children are watching, we should concentrate on trying to reduce the total amount of time they spend in front of the screen. Hugh Mackay
[ Amount Children Concentrate Front Much Our Programs Rather Reduce Researchers Screen Sensibly Should Some Spend Suggest Than Time Too Total Trying Watching Which Worrying]
To paint is a possessing rather than a picturing. Philip Guston
[ Paint Picturing Possessing Rather Than]
I try to make sure that the Buddhism is more or less implicit in the music rather than explicit. Duncan Sheik
[ Buddhism Explicit Implicit Less Make More Music Rather Sure Than Try]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
I don't put myself on Jeff Beck's level, but I can relate to him when he says he'd rather be working on his car collection than playing the guitar. Ritchie Blackmore
[ Beck Car Collection Guitar Him His Jeff Level Myself Playing Put Rather Relate Says Than Working]
Raising children is a creative endeavor, an art rather than a science. Bruno Bettelheim
[ Art Children Creative Endeavor Raising Rather Science Than]
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]
It is what we prevent, rather than what we do that counts most in Government. William Lyon Mackenzie King
[ Counts Government Most Prevent Rather Than]
Hence poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history, since its statements are rather of the nature of universals, whereas those of history are singulars. Aristotle
[ Graver Hence History Import More Nature Philosophic Poetry Rather Since Something Statements Than Those Universals Whereas]
An unsophisticated forecaster uses statistics as a drunken man uses lamp-posts - for support rather than for illumination. Andrew Lang
[ Drunken Illumination Man Rather Statistics Support Than Uses]
I think homes should reflect the individuals and their individual taste rather than someone else's. Julie London
[ Else Homes Individual Individuals Rather Reflect Should Someone Taste Than Their Think]
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]
I'd rather entrust the government of the United States to the first 400 people listed in the Boston telephone directory than to the faculty of Harvard University. William F. Buckley, Jr.
[ Boston Directory Entrust Faculty First Government Harvard Listed Rather States Telephone Than United University]
If one wants another only for some self-satisfaction, usually in the form of sensual pleasure, that wrong desire takes the form of lust rather than love. Mortimer Adler
[ Another Desire Form Love Lust Only Pleasure Rather Self-Satisfaction Sensual Some Takes Than Usually Wants Wrong]
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]
I'm rather old-fashioned about this video business. It's all relatively new. We really don't do videos, Fleetwood Mac. We've only done two. Christine McVie
[ Business Done Fleetwood Mac New Old-Fashioned Only Rather Really Relatively Two Video Videos]
This is the first time in 10 years I don't know what I'm doing next, and I'm rather enjoying it. Soon I'll be climbing the walls no doubt, but right now, it's not clear, I'm just enjoying the freedom. Sam Mendes
[ Clear Climbing Doing Doubt Enjoying First Freedom Just Know Next Now Rather Right Soon Time Walls Years]
It's certainly more interesting for me as an actor, but I think it's also more interesting for the audience to see three-dimensional characters, rather than just a bad guy or a good guy. Nicholas Lea
[ Actor Also Audience Bad Certainly Characters Good Guy Interesting Just More Rather See Than Think Three-Dimensional Three-Dimensional]
I would rather see the United States respected than loved by other nations. Henry Cabot Lodge
[ Loved Nations Other Rather Respected See States Than United Would]
Applause should be an emotional response to the music, rather than a regulated social duty. Emanuel Ax
[ Applause Duty Emotional Music Rather Regulated Response Should Social Than]
The press these days should be rather careful about its role. We may have acquired some tendencies about over-involvement that we had better overcome. Katherine Graham
[ Acquired Better Careful Days Had May Overcome Press Rather Role Should Some Tendencies These]
I also think it was important for me and Freddie to be able to have a lot of time to share our lives at the beginning of our marriage rather than my coming home at 9 or 10 at night from the set. Things have really worked out for the best for both of us. Sarah Michelle Gellar
[ Able Also Beginning Best Both Coming Freddie Home Important Lives Lot Marriage Night Our Out Rather Really Set Share Than Things Think Time Us Worked]
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]
Thrillers have been traditionally very masculine books; the women characters often rather decorative. Ken Follett
[ Been Books Characters Decorative Masculine Often Rather Thrillers Traditionally Very Women]
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]
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]
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 started out myself rather late you see, I was 18. Glenn Tipton
[ Late Myself Out Rather See Started]
Nobility of spirit has more to do with simplicity than ostentation, wisdom rather than wealth, commitment rather than ambition. Riccardo Muti
[ Ambition Commitment More Nobility Ostentation Rather Simplicity Spirit Than Wealth Wisdom]
I don't dislike babies, though I think very young ones rather disgusting. Queen Victoria
[ Babies Disgusting Dislike Ones Rather Think Though Very Young]
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]
I would rather be politically dead than hypocritically immortalized. Davy Crockett
[ Dead Politically Rather Than Would]
It seems to me that man is made to act rather than to know: the principles of things escape our most persevering researches. Frederick The Great
[ Act Escape Know Made Man Most Our Persevering Principles Rather Researches Seems Than Things]
I don't know if I want to break my own record. I think I would rather leave it as it is. Mark McGwire
[ Break Know Leave Own Rather Record Think Want Would]
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]
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]
Morality is a test of our conformity rather than our integrity. Jane Rule
[ Conformity Integrity Morality Our Rather Test Than]
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]
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]
It is the quality rather than the quantity that matters. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Matters Quality Quantity Rather Than]
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]
A measuring jug is also vital when cooking rice, as this is always measured by volume rather than by weight. Delia Smith
[ Also Always Cooking Jug Measured Measuring Rather Rice Than Vital Volume Weight]
I think that is where poetry reading becomes such an individual thing. I mean I have friend who like poets who just don't say anything to me at all, I mean they seem to me rather ordinary and pedestrian. James Laughlin
[ Anything Becomes Friend Individual Just Mean Ordinary Pedestrian Poetry Poets Rather Reading Say Seem Such Thing Think Where]
It's a rather rude gesture, but at least it's clear what you mean. Katharine Hepburn
[ Clear Gesture Least Mean Rather Rude]
Patience is the most necessary quality for business, many a man would rather you heard his story than grant his request. Lord Chesterfield
[ Business Grant Heard His Man Many Most Necessary Patience Quality Rather Request Story Than Would]
I would rather have a cup of tea than sex. Boy George
[ Cup Rather Sex Tea Than Would]
So I took it as a very positive sign that the club came to me rather than the other way round. Dennis Bergkamp
[ Came Club Other Positive Rather Round Sign Than Took Very Way]
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]
The secret of happiness is the determination to be happy always, rather than wait for outer circumstances to make one happy. J. Donald Walters
[ Always Circumstances Determination Happiness Happy Make Outer Rather Secret Than Wait]
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 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]
But even gold is not everything: and only a fanatic, and a rather foolish fanatic, would say that this style of fiction summed up and exhausted all the good that fiction could give and do. George Saintsbury
[ Could Even Everything Exhausted Fanatic Fiction Foolish Give Gold Good Only Rather Say Style Summed Up Would]
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]
I'm going to college. I don't care if it ruins my career. I'd rather be smart than a movie star. Natalie Portman
[ Care Career College Going Movie Rather Ruins Smart Star Than]
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]
It seemed to me... that the only valid people to deal with crime were cops, and I would like to make the lead character, rather than a single person, a squad of cops. Evan Hunter
[ Character Cops Crime Deal Lead Make Only Person Rather Seemed Single Squad Than Valid Were Would]
Being solitary is being alone well: being alone luxuriously immersed in doings of your own choice, aware of the fullness of your won presence rather than of the absence of others. Because solitude is an achievement. Alice Koller
[ Absence Achievement Alone Aware Because Being Choice Doings Fullness Immersed Others Own Presence Rather Solitary Solitude Than Well Won Your]
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]
Everything I've ever done, in the writing world, has been to expand articulation, rather than to close it. Toni Morrison
[ Articulation Been Close Done Ever Everything Expand Rather Than World Writing]
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]
Rather than showing themselves to be an ally to the middle class by ending the AMT or repealing it for years to come, my Republican colleagues refused to include it in today's legislation and America's middle class will surely suffer that choice greatly. Ellen Tauscher
[ Ally America Choice Class Colleagues Come Ending Greatly Include Legislation Middle Rather Refused Repealing Republican Showing Suffer Surely Than Themselves Today Will Years]