Authors that match 'rather'.

Hugh Prather (-)
Dan Rather American Journalist (1931-)

Quotations that match 'rather'.

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.
[ Being Better Fortunately Human Living Makes Mother Much Rather Singer Singing Than Would]
I'm a racehorse fanatic rather than a football fanatic.
[ Fanatic Football Rather Than]
So, I kind of rather was hoping that people thought it would have a nice mixture of different topics and it also takes in the fact that I've had two children recently.
[ Also Children Different Fact Had Hoping Kind Mixture Nice Rather Recently Takes Thought Topics Two Would]
I'm just saying that there are high quality materials, and when we change them then there should be a way of changing them so that you can celebrate that change - rather than just 'mix it up'.
[ Celebrate Change Changing High Just Materials Mix Quality Rather Saying Should Than Them Then Up Way]
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.
[ Absolutely American Big Consumer Continue Energy Forward-Looking Gas House Ideas Initiative Lower Nothing Oil Old Prices Proposing Push Rather Republicans Than Tired Will]
Dan Rather is guilty of not being skeptical enough about a story that was politically loaded.
[ Being Dan Enough Guilty Loaded Politically Rather Skeptical Story]
I'd rather have a full bottle in front of me than a full frontal lobotomy.
[ Bottle Front Frontal Full Lobotomy Rather Than]
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.
[ Also Changed Changes Focus Great Had Literature Motivation Period Polish Psychological Rather Same Significant Social Some Strong Than Tradition Underwent Way Which]
The most significant piece of advice my father gave me early on about acting was, don't get caught acting. Really believe in what you're doing and then commit to it. Even if it feels uncomfortable, even if you feel that you're gonna look like an ass. It's all acting, but find the truth in a moment as opposed to just pretending you have and rather than trying to act your way out of it.
[ Act Acting Advice Ass Believe Caught Commit Doing Early Even Father Feel Feels Find Gave Get Gonna Just Look Moment Most Opposed Out Piece Pretending Rather Really Significant Than Then Truth Trying Uncomfortable Way Your]
Being a sex symbol was rather like being a convict.
[ Being Convict Rather Sex Symbol]
And our size: The company this year is going to be close to $50 billion, so if that's the case and you can continue to grow that fast, I would rather put my energies to solving customer problems and growing our business than worrying about integrating and laying people off.
[ Billion Business Case Close Company Continue Customer Energies Fast Going Grow Growing Integrating Laying Off Our Problems Put Rather Size Solving Than Worrying Would Year]
I'm rather pleased with the new manuals. I see Inform now as a gauche young adult, having got past the stage of growing out of his shoes every few months.
[ Adult Every Few Got Growing Having His Inform Manuals Months New Now Out Past Pleased Rather See Shoes Stage Young]
Computers rather frighten me, because I never did learn to type, so the whole thing seems extraordinarily complicated to me.
[ Because Complicated Computers Did Extraordinarily Frighten Learn Never Rather Seems Thing Type Whole]
The way of fortune is like the milkyway in the sky; which is a number of small stars, not seen asunder, but giving light together: so it is a number of little and scarce discerned virtues, or rather faculties and customs, that make men fortunate.
[ Asunder Customs Discerned Faculties Fortunate Fortune Giving Light Little Make Men Number Rather Scarce Seen Sky Small Stars Together Virtues Way Which]
How does one know if she has forgiven? You tend to feel sorrow over the circumstance instead of rage, you tend to feel sorry for the person rather than angry with him. You tend to have nothing left to say about it all. Forgiveness
[ Angry Circumstance Does Feel Forgiven Him How Instead Know Left Nothing Over Person Rage Rather Say She Sorrow Sorry Tend Than]
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.
[ Able Am Forgive Forgiveness Judge Life Mind Only Others Peace Rather Reminding Resist See Teachers Temptation Than Them]
Boredom is just the reverse side of fascination: both depend on being outside rather than inside a situation, and one leads to the other.
[ Being Boredom Both Depend Fascination Inside Just Leads Other Outside Rather Reverse Side Situation Than]
I don't want to rust out, I'd rather wear out.
[ Out Rather Rust Want Wear]
Blanche is written with a terrible authority, the authority that comes from artistic necessity when the writer is compelled to write by his demon, rather than by his agent or promoter.
[ Agent Artistic Authority Blanche Comes Compelled Demon His Necessity Promoter Rather Terrible Than Write Writer Written]
I'd rather give my life than be afraid to give it.
[ Afraid Give Life Rather Than]
We have many cases of men committing suicide rather than face their own individuality. I know of no case of a woman who committed suicide because she was gay.
[ Because Case Cases Committed Committing Face Gay Individuality Know Many Men Own Rather She Suicide Than Their Woman]
Applause should be an emotional response to the music, rather than a regulated social duty.
[ Applause Duty Emotional Music Rather Regulated Response Should Social Than]
I'd rather promote New York than anything else in this world because New York to me means the world.
[ Anything Because Else Means New Promote Rather Than World York]
There were two sides to David Lean: on the one side, he was kind of a rather stiff, disciplined Englishman. And then he had this kind of romantic side to him. I think being true to both sides of your nature is important.
[ Being Both David Disciplined Englishman Had Him Important Kind Lean Nature Rather Romantic Side Sides Stiff Then Think True Two Were Your]
The happiness of every country depends upon the character of its people, rather than the form of its government.
[ Character Country Depends Every Form Government Happiness Rather Than Upon]
I am one of those who would rather sink with faith than swim without it.
[ Am Faith Rather Sink Swim Than Those Without Would]
You need people who can walk their companies into the future rather than back them into the future.
[ Back Companies Future Into Need Rather Than Their Them Walk]
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.
[ American Around Comparison Court Nations Occupies Other Our Own Perhaps Place Rather Regarded Sense Special System Their Understand Very Well World]
I will not say that women have no character; rather, they have a new one every day.
[ Character Day Every New Rather Say Will Women]
Men would rather be starving and free than fed in bonds.
[ Bonds Fed Free Men Rather Starving Than 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.
[ Been Better Born Destruction Dumb Employ Gifts His Man Nay Neighbor Providence Rather Reason Should Than Void Would]
Well, it has been rather hectic since the 11th of September. And even before then it was quite busy.
[ Been Before Busy Even Hectic Quite Rather September Since Then Well]
When we ask for love, we don't ask others to be fair to us-but rather to care for us, to be considerate of us. There is a world of difference here between demanding justice... and begging or pleading for love.
[ Ask Begging Between Care Considerate Demanding Difference Fair Here Justice Love Others Pleading Rather Us World]
So much of religion is exegesis. I would rather follow in the footprints of Christ than all of the dogma.
[ Christ Dogma Follow Footprints Much Rather Religion Than Would]
Pioneers may be picturesque figures, but they are often rather lonely ones.
[ Figures Lonely May Often Ones Picturesque Pioneers Rather]
Rather than disliking theatre, I've expressed a preference for television because it tends to deal in its small way much more with issues and is able to reach a broader church of people than theatre.
[ Able Because Broader Church Deal Expressed Issues More Much Preference Rather Reach Small Television Tends Than Theatre Way]
I did write a couple of original screenplays, but I'd rather write plays.
[ Couple Did Original Plays Rather Screenplays Write]
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?
[ Beautiful Beauty Believes Centuries Considered Does Face Himself His Look Man Only Out Own Pride Rather Really Scorn Such Suppose Suspects Throughout Why]
Men seldom, or rather never for a length of time and deliberately, rebel against anything that does not deserve rebelling against.
[ Against Anything Deliberately Deserve Does Length Men Never Rather Rebel Rebelling Seldom Time]
I'd rather do a really good small part than a really bad big part.
[ Bad Big Good Part Rather Really Small Than]
The most important issue is clearly not the quality of treatment and care of these prisoners; rather it is the perplexing issue of what we now do with them.
[ Care Clearly Important Issue Most Now Perplexing Prisoners Quality Rather Them These Treatment]
I'm inspired by the poets, so I'm always going to give in that direction, rather than in any other. It's the making of me... and also the downfall of me.
[ Also Always Any Direction Downfall Give Going Inspired Making Other Poets Rather Than]
I have often noticed that ancestors never boast of the descendants who boast of ancestors. I would rather start a family than finish one. Blood will tell, but often it tells too much.
[ Ancestors Blood Boast Descendants Family Finish Much Never Noticed Often Rather Start Tell Tells Than Too Will Would]
I'd rather not be known as the Vice President's lesbian daughter.
[ Daughter Known Lesbian President Rather Vice]
But because many endeavor to get knowledge rather than to live well, they are often deceived and reap little or no benefit from their labor.
[ Because Benefit Deceived Endeavor Get Knowledge Labor Little Live Many Often Rather Reap Than Their Well]
They are always saying God loves us. If that's love I'd rather have a bit of kindness.
[ Always Bit God Kindness Love Loves Rather Saying Us]
I would rather be remembered by a song than by a victory.
[ Rather Remembered Song Than Victory Would]
The Court made an exception, however, in the case of candidates contributing to their own campaigns because of the rather reasonable presumption that a candidate is incapable of corrupting himself.
[ Because Campaigns Candidate Candidates Case Contributing Corrupting Court Exception Himself However Incapable Made Own Presumption Rather Reasonable Their]
A true friend is someone who is there for you when he'd rather be anywhere else.
[ Anywhere Else Friend Rather Someone True]
America has global trade with plenty of nations that provide inexpensive labor, but it's better for us when they're in our own hemisphere, rather than sending that business halfway around the world.
[ America Around Better Business Global Halfway Hemisphere Inexpensive Labor Nations Our Own Plenty Provide Rather Sending Than Trade Us World]
I'd rather know a square guy than own a square mile.
[ Guy Know Mile Own Rather Square Than]
I would rather have peace in the world than be President.
[ Peace President Rather Than World Would]
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.
[ Any Around Became Cannot Con Control Impacted Lifestyle Lying More Problem Rather Really Recreation Start Stealing Summer Than Yourself]
I believe that we have been doing this not primarily to achieve riches or even honour, but rather because we were interested in the work, enjoyed doing it and felt very strongly that it was worthwhile.
[ Achieve Because Been Believe Doing Enjoyed Even Felt Honour Interested Primarily Rather Riches Strongly Very Were Work Worthwhile]
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?'
[ 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]
Vanity is a mark of humility rather than of pride.
[ Humility Mark Pride Rather Than Vanity]
It's rather amusing at my advanced age to become a sex symbol.
[ Advanced Age Amusing Become Rather Sex Symbol]
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.
[ 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]
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.
[ Achieved Advancing Competing Demands Efforts Fiat Fulfill Government Great Interests Investors Markets Meet Our Posed Promises Rather Result Successes Technology Their Through Working]
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.
[ Character Cops Crime Deal Lead Make Only Person Rather Seemed Single Squad Than Valid Were Would]
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.
[ Away Could Feel Great Idea Often Projects Pulling Rather Right Said Say Script Team Together Walk Work]
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.
[ Album Because Been Bootleg Bother Crap Encouraging Ended Gave Great Internet Live May New Nobody Now Rather Right Some Stop Than Things Try Up]
We would fight not for the political future of a distant city, rather for principles whose destruction would ruin the possibility of peace and security for the peoples of the earth.
[ City Destruction Distant Earth Fight Future Peace Peoples Political Possibility Principles Rather Ruin Security Whose 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.
[ Bar Because Different Encouragement Expectations Fun Good Here Just New Play Rather Show Small Something]
I like to believe that rather than destroy icons, I make new ones.
[ Believe Destroy Icons Make New Ones Rather Than]
It's unfortunate. Title IX is rather simple: don't discriminate on the basis of sex.
[ Basis Discriminate Rather Sex Simple Title Unfortunate]
In matters large and small, many people seemed concerned about churlishness, an ugliness in our relationships that appears to be increasing rather than decreasing.
[ Appears Concerned Decreasing Increasing Large Many Matters Our Rather Relationships Seemed Small Than Ugliness]
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.
[ Charts Consciously Eyes Just Make Needles Now Pursue Rather Scope Something Stick Trying]
I don't think you can look for love. All you can do is get yourself in a situation where you don't discourage something that may be rather nice.
[ Discourage Get Look Love May Nice Rather Situation Something Think Where Yourself]
As I pass it, I feel as if I saw a dear old mother, sweet in her weakness, trembling at the approach of her dissolution, but not appealing to me against the inevitable, rather endeavouring to reassure me by her patience, and pointing to a hopeful future.
[ Against Appealing Approach Dear Dissolution Feel Future Her Hopeful Inevitable Mother Old Pass Patience Pointing Rather Reassure Saw Sweet Trembling Weakness]
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.
[ Act Being Decent Feeling Fine Good Halfway Having Long Nothing Numbers Orchestra Rather Sing Than Voice]
A collection makes its own demands. Many artists have been collectors. I think of it rather as an illness. I felt it was using up too much energy.
[ Artists Been Collection Collectors Demands Energy Felt Illness Makes Many Much Own Rather Think Too Up Using]
I don't have any tricky plays, I'd rather have tricky players.
[ Any Players Plays Rather Tricky]
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.
[ Cannot Conducive Creating Democracies Democratic Encouraging Establishing Formidable Journey Obviously Purpose Rather Rule Standards Steps Universal Would]
Due to the political nature of film, partisan film making, especially where the subject is close to the film makers hart, tend to be the norm, rather than the exception.
[ Close Due Especially Exception Film Hart Makers Making Nature Norm Partisan Political Rather Subject Tend Than Where]
Our ideals, laws and customs should be based on the proposition that each generation in turn becomes the custodian rather than the absolute owner of our resources - and each generation has the obligation to pass this inheritance on in the future.
[ Absolute Based Becomes Custodian Customs Each Future Generation Ideals Inheritance Laws Obligation Our Owner Pass Proposition Rather Resources Should Than Turn]
For many Europeans the next decade looks to be filled with threats rather than opportunities.
[ Decade Europeans Filled Looks Many Next Opportunities Rather Than Threats]
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.
[ Abandon Adapt American Asked Country Customs Enrich Expected Foreign Heritage Living Mores New Own Possess Rather Resources Skills Than Treasure Would]
I appreciate all of the attention I get in my career. I am a loner and live a rather secluded life so sometimes I do get overwhelmed, but I am always very appreciative of everything, and honored.
[ Always Am Appreciate Appreciative Attention Career Everything Get Honored Life Live Loner Overwhelmed Rather Secluded Sometimes Very]
I prefer to bring these to the service of story rather than to let them replace narrative.
[ Bring Narrative Prefer Rather Replace Service Story Than Them These]
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.
[ 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]
I would rather excel in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and possessions.
[ Excel Excellent Extent Knowledge Possessions Power Rather Than Would]
So I'd rather have a defense that's successful where everyone's comfortable in their positions.
[ Comfortable Defense Everyone Positions Rather Successful Their Where]
I take rejection as someone blowing a bugle in my ear to wake me up and get going, rather than retreat.
[ Blowing Bugle Ear Get Going Rather Rejection Retreat Someone Take Than Up Wake]
I would rather have a million friends than a million dollars.
[ Dollars Friends Million Rather Than Would]
Thrillers have been traditionally very masculine books; the women characters often rather decorative.
[ Been Books Characters Decorative Masculine Often Rather Thrillers Traditionally Very Women]
Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope, in this deep and powerful sense, is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success, but rather an ability to work for something because it is good.
[ Ability Because Deep Enterprises Going Good Heading Hope Invest Joy Mind Obviously Powerful Rather Same Sense Something State Success Things Well Willingness Work World]
I have been celibate for about six or seven months, I think. I would rather just make out and kiss someone instead of sex. I'm single. I said I would be single for a year and I am.
[ Am Been Celibate Instead Just Kiss Make Months Out Rather Said Seven Sex Single Six Someone Think Would Year]
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.
[ Attitude Beings Change Computer Concentrate Construction Explaining Human Imagining Instead Instruct Main Our Programs Rather Task Traditional Us Want]
I believe the only measure of government response shouldn't be how much we spend on a situation, but rather how well we spend.
[ Believe Government How Measure Much Only Rather Response Situation Spend Well]
Boxing is about being hit rather more than it is about hitting, just as it is about feeling pain, if not devastating psychological paralysis, more than it is about winning.
[ Being Boxing Devastating Feeling Hit Hitting Just More Pain Paralysis Psychological Rather Than Winning]
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.
[ Am Believe Great House Idea International Large Literature More Need Newspaper Peace Publishing Rather Skeptical Those]
I would rather be able to appreciate things I can not have than to have things I am not able to appreciate.
[ Able Am Appreciate Rather Than Things Would]
What I think is highly inappropriate is what's going on across the Internet, a kind of political jihad against Dan Rather and CBS News that's quite outrageous.
[ Across Against Cbs Dan Going Highly Inappropriate Internet Jihad Kind News Outrageous Political Quite Rather Think]
They probably realized our interview would do more damage to their pro-"gay" piece - rather than help it.
[ Damage Gay Help Interview More Our Piece Probably Rather Realized Than Their Would]
I would rather die than do something which I know to be a sin, or to be against God's will.
[ Against Die God Know Rather Sin Something Than Which Will Would]
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.
[ Because Celibate Consider Just Moment Never Person Problem Rather Sexual Word]
Hateful is the power, and pitiable is the life, of those who wish to be feared rather than loved.
[ Feared Hateful Life Loved Pitiable Power Rather Than Those Wish]
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.
[ Act Am Anywhere Because Been Bunch Dancer Else Just Mean Rather Since Sing Stage Than Things Where]
He uses statistics as a drunken man uses lamp posts - for support rather than for illumination.
[ Drunken Illumination Lamp Man Posts Rather Statistics Support Than Uses]
The analysis of variance is not a mathematical theorem, but rather a convenient method of arranging the arithmetic.
[ Analysis Arithmetic Arranging Convenient Mathematical Method Rather Theorem Variance]
What I'm thinking about more and more these days is simply the importance of transparency, and Jefferson's saying that he'd rather have a free press without a government than a government without a free press.
[ Days Free Government Importance Jefferson More Press Rather Saying Simply Than These Thinking Transparency Without]
I see my body as an instrument, rather than an ornament.
[ Body Instrument Ornament Rather See Than]
I'd much rather have sat there and just been a fly on the wall, instead of having to smile at people. I'd rather have been a waitress. Just gone round and stared at people.
[ Been Fly Gone Having Instead Just Much Rather Round Sat Smile Stared Waitress Wall]
I would rather play Chiquita Banana and have my swimming pool than play Bach and starve.
[ Bach Banana Play Pool Rather Starve Swimming Than Would]
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.
[ David Eddie Even Insists Ironic Judge Lee Lying Met Never Rather Roth Saying Spoken Telling Things Truth Two Us Yet]
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.
[ Alive Altruism Cold Efficient Expire Gush Hospital Kept Large Rather Small Sympathy Than Warm Would]
I would rather have gotten married than have a Hollywood contract.
[ Contract Gotten Hollywood Married Rather Than Would]
I would rather exercise than read a newspaper. Fitness
[ Exercise Newspaper Rather Read Than Would]
I work for the public, for the people who are paying to go to the cinema, rather than for the critics.
[ Cinema Critics Go Paying Public Rather Than Work]
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.
[ Any Around Authority Best Central Change Down Environment Institute Just Kind Manage Rather Routes Than Top Try Turbulent Widespread]
I believe in having each device secured and monitoring each device, rather than just monitoring holistically on the network, and then responding in short enough time for damage control.
[ Believe Control Damage Device Each Enough Having Just Monitoring Network Rather Responding Secured Short Than Then Time]
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.
[ Agent Ambitious Boring Chasing Garden Going Guess Kid Kind Out Play Rather Vegetable Work]
Our experience is composed rather of illusions that of wisdom acquired.
[ Acquired Composed Experience Illusions Our Rather Wisdom]
What's been extraordinary about this president, Tim, and what's unique about this president is not that the administration is sputtering but rather everything he's taken on he's been able to accomplish.
[ Able Accomplish Administration Been Everything Extraordinary President Rather Sputtering Taken Tim Unique]
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.
[ Amount Children Concentrate Front Much Our Programs Rather Reduce Researchers Screen Sensibly Should Some Spend Suggest Than Time Too Total Trying Watching Which Worrying]
Because Larry, by then, was a drummer, who would sort of get bored and tired, and rather stand up and blow kisses to people. So we needed the bass to sort of drive along.
[ Along Bass Because Blow Bored Drive Drummer Get Kisses Larry Needed Rather Sort Stand Then Tired Up Would]
Knowledge which is divorced from justice, may be called cunning rather than wisdom.
[ Called Cunning Divorced Justice Knowledge May Rather Than Which Wisdom]
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.
[ Advice Always Been Best Book Eight Encouragement Lecture Other Rather Received Than Years]
Be careful to leave your sons well instructed rather than rich, for the hopes of the instructed are better than the wealth of the ignorant.
[ Better Careful Hopes Ignorant Instructed Leave Rather Rich Sons Than Wealth Well Your]
Man is not the sum of what he has already, but rather the sum of what he does not yet have, of what he could have.
[ Already Could Does Man Rather Sum Yet]
Man is a reasoning rather than a reasonable animal.
[ Animal Man Rather Reasonable Reasoning Than]
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.
[ 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]
Vices are often habits rather than passions.
[ Habits Often Passions Rather Than Vices]
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.
[ Could Each Example Got Interested Journal Logic Logical Mathematicians Other Philosophers Probably Publish Rather Same Talk Together Us Were]
For a dyed-in-the-wool author, nothing is as dead as a book once it is written. She is rather like a cat whose kittens have grown up.
[ Author Book Cat Dead Grown Kittens Nothing Once Rather She Up Whose Written]
It's about pursuing it rather than waiting to see what comes along. That's partly because I found myself getting typecast, as everyone does unless they pursue roles that are very different from what they've done before.
[ Along Because Before Comes Different Does Done Everyone Found Getting Myself Partly Pursue Pursuing Rather Roles See Than Typecast Unless Very Waiting]
Apple was our benefactor at starting General Magic, but about a year later decided they would rather BE General Magic and tried to make us blink out of existence... which we eventually did, but it took a few years.
[ Apple Benefactor Blink Decided Did Eventually Existence Few General Later Magic Make Our Out Rather Starting Took Tried Us Which Would Year Years]
Live one day at a time emphasizing ethics rather than rules.
[ Day Emphasizing Ethics Live Rather Rules Than Time]
Here I am trying to live, or rather, I am trying to teach the death within me how to live.
[ Am Death Here How Live Rather Teach Trying Within]
It is the custom of the Roman Church which I unworthily serve with the help of God, to tolerate some things, to turn a blind eye to some, following the spirit of discretion rather than the rigid letter of the law.
[ Blind Church Custom Discretion Eye Following God Help Law Letter Rather Rigid Roman Serve Some Spirit Than Things Tolerate Turn Which]
My particular aesthetic of light and color and design wouldn't change as a result of working with computer graphics rather than with slit scan or miniatures.
[ Aesthetic Change Color Computer Design Graphics Light Particular Rather Result Scan Slit Than Working]
The essential function of art is moral. But a passionate, implicit morality, not didactic. A morality which changes the blood, rather than the mind.
[ Art Blood Changes Didactic Essential Function Implicit Mind Moral Morality Passionate Rather Than Which]
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.
[ Boston Directory Entrust Faculty First Government Harvard Listed Rather States Telephone Than United University]
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.
[ Autopsy Back Benefit Contribute Could Feeding Findings Just Looking Lots Made More Patients Rather Society Table Than Think Time Treating]
CBS news anchor Dan Rather has interviewed Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein. When asked what it was like to talk to a crazy man, Saddam said, 'It's not so bad.'
[ Anchor Asked Bad Cbs Crazy Dan Dictator Hussein Interviewed Iraqi Man News Rather Saddam Said Talk]
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.
[ Among Bring Comparison Differences Institutions Language More Much Occupies Out Place Rather Special Tend Undeniable Very Would]
Uh, I just had an operation last March which was rather serious and I'm recuperating now. I'm on a very bland diet. But, uh, I'm lucky, I was just lucky, that's all.
[ Bland Diet Had Just Last Lucky March Now Operation Rather Serious Uh Very Which]
The secret of happiness is the determination to be happy always, rather than wait for outer circumstances to make one happy.
[ Always Circumstances Determination Happiness Happy Make Outer Rather Secret Than Wait]
I enjoy my money, and I'm not ashamed to admit it. I'd certainly rather be rich than poor.
[ Admit Ashamed Certainly Enjoy Money Poor Rather Rich Than]
I do give books as gifts sometimes, when people would rather have one than a new Ferrari.
[ Books Ferrari Gifts Give New Rather Sometimes Than Would]
We must see what in the Israeli identity - in the Israeli - we can give to other people rather than speaking so often of taking, expanding territory.
[ Expanding Give Identity Israeli Must Often Other Rather See Speaking Taking Territory Than]
I would much rather see responsibilities exercised by individuals than have them imposed by the government.
[ Exercised Government Imposed Individuals Much Rather Responsibilities See Than Them Would]
Never bring the problem solving stage into the decision making stage. Otherwise, you surrender yourself to the problem rather than the solution.
[ Bring Decision Into Making Never Otherwise Problem Rather Solution Solving Stage Surrender Than Yourself]
We have to make their livelihoods viable, get them the proper prices for their produce, try and make them stay rather than sell their property and leave again.
[ Again Get Leave Livelihoods Make Prices Produce Proper Property Rather Sell Stay Than Their Them Try Viable]
I've always believed the greater danger is not aiming too high, but too low, settling for a bogey rather than shooting for an eagle.
[ Aiming Always Believed Bogey Danger Eagle Greater High Low Rather Settling Shooting Than Too]
For too long, we have focused on our differences - in our politics and backgrounds, in our race and beliefs - rather than cherishing the unity and pride that binds us together.
[ Backgrounds Beliefs Binds Cherishing Differences Focused Long Our Politics Pride Race Rather Than Together Too Unity Us]
I'm glad that my films have been consistently faring well rather than one stray Friday!
[ Been Consistently Faring Films Friday Glad Rather Stray Than Well]
Dan Rather and I just aren't especially chummy.
[ Dan Especially Just Rather]
I'd rather be on a label that understands us and allows us to be a bit odd.
[ Allows Bit Label Odd Rather Understands Us]
I notice increasing reluctance on the part of marketing executives to use judgment; they are coming to rely too much on research, and they use it as a drunkard uses a lamp post for support, rather than for illumination.
[ Coming Drunkard Executives Illumination Increasing Judgment Lamp Marketing Much Notice Part Post Rather Reluctance Rely Research Support Than Too Use Uses]
I'd far rather talk about players. They are the people who make things happen.
[ Far Happen Make Players Rather Talk Things]
Knowledge without justice ought to be called cunning rather than wisdom.
[ Called Cunning Justice Knowledge Ought Rather Than Wisdom Without]
Most men seem to live according to sense rather than reason.
[ According Live Men Most Rather Reason Seem Sense Than]
It is better for me to serve a charity as an actor or a voice, rather than at a luncheon being just a celebrity.
[ Actor Being Better Celebrity Charity Just Luncheon Rather Serve Than Voice]
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.
[ Celebration Destruction Difference Growth Living Must Our Rather Reason Recognize Than Work]
One of the things I've really gotten past in the last couple of years is the idea of being made uncomfortable by the way things appear, rather than how things are. Clearly in this business you have to contend with a lot of that.
[ Appear Being Business Clearly Contend Couple Gotten How Idea Last Lot Made Past Rather Really Than Things Uncomfortable Way Years]
Biographical data, even those recorded in the public registers, are the most private things one has, and to declare them openly is rather like facing a psychoanalyst.
[ Biographical Data Declare Even Facing Most Openly Private Psychoanalyst Public Rather Recorded Registers Them Things Those]
I think homes should reflect the individuals and their individual taste rather than someone else's.
[ Else Homes Individual Individuals Rather Reflect Should Someone Taste Than Their Think]
Rather let the crime of the guilty go unpunished than condemn the innocent.
[ Condemn Crime Go Guilty Innocent Rather Than Unpunished]
In 2001, Congress passed much needed tax relief to allow Americans to keep more of their hard earned money and spend it as they see fit - rather than how the federal government sees fit.
[ Allow Americans Congress Earned Federal Fit Government Hard How Keep Money More Much Needed Passed Rather Relief See Sees Spend Tax Than Their]
Those who dare to interpret God's will must never claim Him as an asset for one nation or group rather than another.
[ Another Asset Claim Dare God Group Him Interpret Must Nation Never Rather Than Those Will]
I would rather play Hamlet with no rehearsal than TV golf.
[ Golf Hamlet Play Rather Rehearsal Than Tv Would]
The President should spend his time going after the terrorists rather than sharing sensitive counter terrorism information with countries that sponsor terrorism.
[ After Counter Countries Going His Information President Rather Sensitive Sharing Should Spend Sponsor Terrorism Terrorists Than Time]
In retrospect I realize that the threat was about ego rather than the validity of the music.
[ Ego Music Rather Realize Retrospect Than Threat Validity]
There's lots of interesting jobs in the profession besides acting, and I like to try and keep an eye on and understand other people's jobs, rather than just my own.
[ Acting Besides Eye Interesting Jobs Just Keep Lots Other Own Profession Rather Than Try Understand]
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.
[ Between Difference Knowledge Lack Others Person Rather Strength Successful Will]
A picture must possess a real power to generate light and for a long time now I've been conscious of expressing myself through light or rather in light.
[ Been Conscious Expressing Generate Light Long Must Myself Now Picture Possess Power Rather Real Through Time]
The West is color. Its colors are animal rather than vegetable, the colors of earth and sunlight and ripeness.
[ Animal Color Colors Earth Rather Ripeness Sunlight Than Vegetable West]
A company is stronger if it is bound by love rather than by fear.
[ Bound Company Fear Love Rather Stronger 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.'
[ Aside Basis Constantly Daily Encounter Everything Now Often Pray Prayer Rather Right Say Set Shares Simply Someone Something Spontaneously Than Time]
Elections are won by men and women chiefly because most people vote against somebody rather than for somebody.
[ Against Because Chiefly Elections Men Most Rather Somebody Than Vote Women Won]
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.
[ 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 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.
[ Answers Care Dumb Interested Know Most Questions Rather Realizing Simply Started]
The world generally speaking is now drifting on a more and more devastating course towards the absurd target of extermination - or rather, to be more exact - of the northern hemisphere's towns, fields, and the people who have developed our civilization.
[ Absurd Civilization Course Devastating Developed Drifting Exact Extermination Fields Generally Hemisphere More Northern Now Our Rather Speaking Target Towards Towns World]
I would rather discover one true cause than gain the kingdom of Persia.
[ Cause Discover Gain Kingdom Persia Rather Than True Would]
When I found the book was condemned as soon as the book was printed, or rather as soon as it was set up ready to print, I held it in plates for a year nearly, waiting to see what would come out of all this discussion.
[ Book Come Condemned Discussion Found Held Nearly Out Plates Print Printed Rather Ready See Set Soon Up Waiting Would Year]
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.
[ Fact Important Itself Made Objects Rather Reproduced Simple Things Unique Wood]
No real blood flows in the veins of the knowing subject constructed by Locke, Hume, and Kant, but rather the diluted extract of reason as a mere activity of thought.
[ Activity Blood Constructed Diluted Extract Flows Hume Kant Knowing Locke Mere Rather Real Reason Subject Thought Veins]
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.
[ Am Because Effect Essays Failed How Know Novelist Novels Rather Started Write]
If I were a Roman Catholic, I should turn a heretic, in sheer desperation, because I would rather go to heaven than go to purgatory.
[ Because Catholic Desperation Go Heaven Heretic Purgatory Rather Roman Sheer Should Than Turn Were Would]
I'd rather do theater and British films than move to LA in hopes of getting small roles in American films.
[ American British Films Getting Hopes La Move Rather Roles Small Than Theater]
One can't paint New York as it is, but rather as it is felt.
[ Felt New Paint Rather York]
Our dreams are firsthand creations, rather than residues of waking life. We have the capacity for infinite creativity; at least while dreaming, we partake of the power of the Spirit, the infinite Godhead that creates the cosmos.
[ Capacity Cosmos Creates Creations Creativity Dreaming Dreams Firsthand Godhead Infinite Least Life Our Partake Power Rather Spirit Than Waking While]
In Europe art has to a large degree taken the place of religion. In America it seems rather to be science.
[ America Art Degree Europe Large Place Rather Religion Science Seems Taken]
That foreign trade should be fair rather than free.
[ Fair Foreign Free Rather Should Than Trade]
I see by your letter to my father that you are rather afraid the French may invade England.
[ Afraid England Father French Invade Letter May Rather See Your]
I left the table where there were important people and had lunch with my husband and a few friends. The reception was organised in my honour, so it was rather amusing.
[ Amusing Few Friends Had Honour Husband Important Left Lunch Organised Rather Reception Table Were Where]
I think there are a lot of technocrats in the business who would much rather work with just wheels and gears and machinery. Those things interest them more than humanity and I wish them the best of luck.
[ Best Business Gears Humanity Interest Just Lot Luck Machinery More Much Rather Than Them Things Think Those Wheels Wish Work Would]
When you are coming out, you say it's for you. But when everybody says it's not OK, it becomes about that rather than about you. It disappointed me.
[ Becomes Coming Disappointed Everybody Ok Out Rather Say Says Than]
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.
[ Know Pay Rather Really Regard Say Than Think]
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.
[ Built Extracted Eye Interested Just Literally Make Meaning Minds Obviously Photograph Quite Rather Ready See Something Than Think True Up Which Within Without Word]
That odd idea that one person can go to a foreign part and in this rather odd voice describe it to the folks back home doesn't make much sense in the post-colonial world.
[ Back Describe Folks Foreign Go Home Idea Make Much Odd Part Person Rather Sense Voice World]
Two or three things I know for sure, and one is that I'd rather go naked than wear the coat the world has made for me.
[ Coat Go Know Made Naked Rather Sure Than Things Three Two Wear World]
I'd much rather do an obviously commercial writing project than get a day job.
[ Commercial Day Get Job Much Obviously Project Rather Than Writing]
If we would build on a sure foundation in friendship, we must love friends for their sake rather than for our own.
[ Build Foundation Friends Friendship Love Must Our Own Rather Sake Sure Than Their Would]
I once knew a house rather like The Land of Smiles - an old house occupied by a varied collection of young people, mainly students. However none of these people were true models for the characters in the book, though their way of life may have been.
[ Been Book Characters Collection House However Knew Land Life Mainly May Models None Occupied Old Once Rather Smiles Students Their These Though True Varied Way Were Young]
I loved to make a great defensive play, I'd rather do that than hit a home run.
[ Defensive Great Hit Home Loved Make Play Rather Run Than]
I think that rather than condemning Islam, Islam needs to be studied by those who are sincere.
[ Condemning Islam Needs Rather Sincere Studied Than Think Those]
I'd rather deal with Tipper than Bush. He's trying to kill everybody in jail.
[ Bush Deal Everybody Jail Kill Rather Than Trying]
If, on occasion, the knowledge brought by science leads to an unhappy end, this is not to the discredit of science but is rather an indication of an imperfect ability to use wisely the gifts placed within our hands.
[ Ability Brought Discredit End Gifts Hands Imperfect Indication Knowledge Leads Occasion Our Placed Rather Science Unhappy Use Wisely Within]
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.
[ Across Addition Areas Clear Content Cut Dividing Each Having Immediately Issue Other Own Parallel Rather Security Space Than Up Wanted]
I am really chained to my computer these days so I work in my bedroom, which is a room I have worked in for years and years. It is just as much an office as a bedroom, and during the day, my bed is rather like an extension of my desk.
[ Am Bed Bedroom Chained Computer Day Days Desk During Extension Just Much Office Rather Really Room These Which Work Worked Years]
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.
[ Been Being Big Biggest Different Get Going Gonna Home Kiss Long Much Old Out Play Rather Really Show Shows Too Tour Wait]
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.
[ After Another Bars Conducted Getting Internet Journalism Know Less Makes More Over Rather Screen Stories Throwing Up Useful Very Well Which World]
But I tend to think of the expressive part of me as rather tedious - never curious or responsive, but blind and self-serving.
[ Blind Curious Expressive Never Part Rather Responsive Self-Serving Tedious Tend Think]
We know our friends by their defects rather than by their merits.
[ Defects Friends Know Merits Our Rather Than Their]
Rather than saying that the commissioner is hired by the owners and therefore is subservient to them, you have to look at whether or not the players are getting a fair shake.
[ Commissioner Fair Getting Hired Look Owners Players Rather Saying Shake Subservient Than Them Therefore Whether]
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.
[ Always Believe Better Imagination Imaginations Other Project Rather Telling Than Working]
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.
[ Almost Beautiful Belong Book Concrete Continue Going Haven Idea Least More Oral Out Poetry Poets Rather Really Than Things Turn Visual Wall Where]
Any supervisor worth his salt would rather deal with people who attempt too much than with those who try too little.
[ Any Attempt Deal His Little Much Rather Salt Supervisor Than Those Too Try Worth Would]
Natural Selection never made it come to pass, as a habit of nature, that an unsupported stone should move downwards rather than upwards. It applies to no part of inorganic nature, and is very limited even in the phenomena of organic life.
[ Applies Come Downwards Even Habit Inorganic Life Limited Made Move Natural Nature Never Organic Part Pass Phenomena Rather Selection Should Stone Than Unsupported Upwards Very]
So I think rather than being attracted so much now to working with my heroes, I'm sort of more attracted to working with completely unlikely strangers because it's more exciting really.
[ Attracted Because Being Completely Exciting Heroes More Much Now Rather Really Sort Strangers Than Think Unlikely Working]
Fear not that thy life shall come to an end, but rather that it shall ever have a beginning.
[ Beginning Come End Ever Fear Life Rather Shall Thy]
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.
[ Ethical Ethics Explicitly Fact Given Intuitions Issues More Open Ought Our Rather Reflect Something Take Thin Think Us Would]
Kelly has a rather bad habit of interrupting.
[ Bad Habit Interrupting Kelly Rather]
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.
[ Against Continue Country Danger Efforts Fight Insurgents Iraq Our Ours Pose Rather Region Stability Their Threaten Throughout]
And I just think that we're at a point in our economic life here in our state - and - and, candidly, across the country, where increased taxes is just the wrong way to go. The people of our state are not convinced that state government, county government, local government has done all they can with the money we already give them, rather than the money that we have before.
[ Across Already Before Convinced Country County Done Economic Give Go Government Here Increased Just Life Local Money Our Point Rather State Taxes Than Them Think Way Where Wrong]
We have now gone beyond 100 in number, and the desire to join seems rather to increase, though it was thought the foundations would retard it, it seems quite otherwise.
[ Beyond Desire Foundations Gone Increase Join Now Number Otherwise Quite Rather Retard Seems Though Thought Would]
Sight and touch, being thus increased in capacity, might belong to some species far superior to man; or rather the human species would be far different had all the senses been thus improved.
[ Been Being Belong Capacity Different Far Had Human Improved Increased Man Might Rather Senses Sight Some Species Superior Thus Touch Would]
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. Environmental
[ Accounts After Asset Capital Corporation Depreciation Earth Environment Global Inc Keeping Maintenance Means Natural Other Rather Running Sustainability Than Undermining Whole Words Your]
The 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.
[ Always Assemblies Assembly Debates Democratic Dragged Frequently Goal Great Happen Intended March Must Perplexed Public Rather Seeming Something Sort Than Think Vague]
I'd rather play in front of a full house than an empty crowd.
[ Crowd Empty Front Full House Play Rather Than]
Negative feedback is better that none. I would rather have a man hate me than overlook me. As long as he hates me I make a difference.
[ Better Difference Feedback Hate Hates Long Make Man Negative None Overlook Rather Than Would]
Stop bothering me with your pathetic politics - I'd rather go to the whorehouse.
[ Bothering Go Pathetic Politics Rather Stop Whorehouse Your]
I was rather disappointed, because the one thing I wanted to gain from that opportunity was to add something to his music, and have him add something to mine.
[ Add Because Disappointed Gain Him His Mine Music Opportunity Rather Something Thing Wanted]
You enter a state of controlled passivity, you relax your grip and accept that even if your declared intention is to justify the ways of God to man, you might end up interesting your readers rather more in Satan.
[ Accept Controlled Declared End Enter Even God Grip Intention Interesting Justify Man Might More Passivity Rather Readers Relax Satan State Up Ways Your]
I wanted control over what was said and what was not said, rather than holding my head down in shame.
[ Control Down Head Holding Over Rather Said Shame Than Wanted]
At 26 I felt myself a victim rather than a victor in the realm of pictures.
[ Felt Myself Pictures Rather Realm Than Victim Victor]
I'd rather get a nice warmup suit. That's something I can use. Gold medals just sit there. When I get old, maybe I could sell them if I need the money.
[ Could Get Gold Just Maybe Medals Money Need Nice Old Rather Sell Sit Something Suit Them Use]
Around 1967 Dan Bobrow wrote a program to do algebra problems based on symbols rather than numbers.
[ Algebra Around Based Dan Numbers Problems Program Rather Symbols Than Wrote]
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
[ Criticism Most Praise Rather Ruined Saved Than Trouble Us Would]
The best teacher is the one who suggests rather than dogmatizes, and inspires his listener with the wish to teach himself.
[ Best Himself His Inspires Listener Rather Suggests Teach Teacher Than Wish]
But the gravest difficulty, and perhaps the most important, in poetry meant solely for recitation, is the difficulty of achieving verbal beauty, or rather of making verbal beauty tell.
[ Achieving Beauty Difficulty Gravest Important Making Meant Most Perhaps Poetry Rather Recitation Solely Tell Verbal]
I suppose I would still prefer to sit under a tree with a picnic basket rather than under a gas pump, but signs and comic strips are interesting as subject matter.
[ Basket Comic Gas Interesting Matter Picnic Prefer Pump Rather Signs Sit Still Strips Subject Suppose Than Tree Under Would]
I would rather feel things in extreme than not at all.
[ Extreme Feel Rather Than Things Would]
I pray to be like the ocean, with soft currents, maybe waves at times. More and more, I want the consistency rather than the highs and the lows.
[ Consistency Currents Highs Lows Maybe More Ocean Pray Rather Soft Than Times Want Waves]
I would rather lose a good earring than be caught without make-up.
[ Caught Earring Good Lose Make-Up Rather Than Without Would]
No one gets angry at a mathematician or a physicist whom he or she doesn't understand, or at someone who speaks a foreign language, but rather at someone who tampers with your own language.
[ Angry Foreign Gets Language Mathematician Own Physicist Rather She Someone Speaks Understand Whom Your]
It's true I've always been attracted to the jazz band in an orchestral way, rather than a band way.
[ Always Attracted Band Been Jazz Orchestral Rather Than True Way]
So I took it as a very positive sign that the club came to me rather than the other way round.
[ Came Club Other Positive Rather Round Sign Than Took Very Way]
I would rather write for the instruction, or even the amusement of the poor than for the amusement of the rich.
[ Amusement Even Instruction Poor Rather Rich Than Would Write]
They definitely mean to maintain that the process called death is a mere severence of soul and body, and that the soul is freed rather than injured thereby.
[ Body Called Death Definitely Freed Injured Maintain Mean Mere Process Rather Soul Than Thereby]
The ruling idea of the politician - stated rather bluntly - is that those who are opposed to him exist for the purpose of being made to serve his ends, if he can get power enough in his hands to force these ends upon them.
[ Being Bluntly Ends Enough Exist Force Get Hands Him His Idea Made Opposed Politician Power Purpose Rather Ruling Serve Stated Them These Those Upon]
True popularity comes from acts of kindness rather than acts of stupidity.
[ Acts Comes Kindness Popularity Rather Stupidity Than True]
I'd rather break stones on the king's highway than hem a handkerchief.
[ Break Handkerchief Hem Highway King Rather Stones Than]
Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation, which are as necessary as reading. I will rather say more necessary because health is worth more than learning. Fitness
[ Afternoon Because Exercise Health Learning Leave More Necessary Rather Reading Recreation Say Than Which Will Worth]
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.
[ Act Beings Determine Events Future How Internal Interpret Lead Lives Matter Most Only Ourselves Planet Rather Rich Such Think Those Us Will]
Rather than hearing from the city council president, you'd hear from sources all across the country.
[ Across City Council Country Hear Hearing President Rather Sources Than]
One Long Year was just a song here and there, and it was meant to reflect the mood that I was in but unfortunately it also reflected too little of any particular thing rather than hanging together as a whole album.
[ Album Also Any Hanging Here Just Little Long Meant Mood Particular Rather Reflect Reflected Song Than Thing Together Too Unfortunately Whole Year]
In the end, Dan Rather's legend skewered him, CBS and the craft of journalism.
[ Cbs Craft Dan End Him Journalism Legend Rather]
Though my books are written from a historical perspective, I have goon so far back that I am in the realm of prehistorical speculation rather than simple historical fact to weave my stories around.
[ Am Around Back Books Fact Far Historical Perspective Rather Realm Simple Speculation Stories Than Though Weave Written]
Far too many executives have become more concerned with the "four P's" - pay, perks, power and prestige - rather than making profits for shareholders.
[ Become Concerned Executives Far Four Making Many More Pay Perks Power Prestige Profits Rather Shareholders Than Too]
As a necessary prerequisite to the creation of new forms of expression one might, I suppose, argue that current sensibilities respond uniquely to the notion of exhaustion as exhaustion, although that does de facto seem rather limiting.
[ Although Argue Creation Current De Does Exhaustion Expression Facto Forms Limiting Might Necessary New Notion Prerequisite Rather Respond Seem Sensibilities Suppose Uniquely]
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.
[ Asset Exacerbate Farm Fish Fishing Fleets Going Into Maintain Mine Money Preserve Problem Putting Rather Supply Sustainable Than Them Underlying Want Way Your]
I would rather do twenty TV series than go through what I went through under that Rank contract I signed a few years ago for which I blame no one but myself.
[ Ago Blame Contract Few Go Myself Rank Rather Series Signed Than Through Tv Twenty Under Went Which Would Years]
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.
[ Across Actual Americans Bottle Columbus Country Depends Drive Go Hope Inhabitants Lands Look Message Most Ocean Other Put Rather Some Somewhere Want Whether]
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.
[ American Bank Banker Became Because Broker Brokerage Find Higher House Into Market Money Much Once Rather Risk Savings Someone Stock Than Tolerance Way Would]
If a politician murders his mother, the first response of the press or of his opponents will likely be not that it was a terrible thing to do, but rather that in a statement made six years before he had gone on record as being opposed to matricide. Politics
[ Before Being First Gone Had His Likely Made Mother Murders Opponents Opposed Politician Press Rather Record Response Six Statement Terrible Thing Will Years]
I would rather be loved by somebody who respected me.
[ Loved Rather Respected Somebody Would]
A women under stress is not immediately concerned with finding solutions to her problems but rather seeks relief by expressing herself and being understood.
[ Being Concerned Expressing Finding Her Herself Immediately Problems Rather Relief Seeks Solutions Stress Under Understood Women]
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.
[ Ambitions Back Different Had Held Job Must Ones Own Previously Rather Seat Stanford Students Take Well-Being Whom Work]
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.
[ Anything Awfully Eat Favorite Gonna Good Great Had Little Meat Probably Rare Rather Really Restaurants Side Some Than]
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.
[ Because Concern Conflicts Democracy Foreign Freedoms Generous Hated Involvement Never Our Quarrels Rather Reality Security Social System Were]
It is foolish and wrong to mourn the men who died. Rather we should thank God that such men lived.
[ Died Foolish God Lived Men Mourn Rather Should Such Thank Wrong]
I've never seen the Osbournes, I've never seen Paris Hilton. I'd rather read than watch reality TV. I'd rather live life than watch somebody else living it.
[ Else Hilton Life Live Living Never Osbournes Paris Rather Read Reality Seen Somebody Than Tv Watch]
Every role I've played, that could've happened. It's nice, it happens, but it is rather disconcerting when a young child comes up to at the airport and starts doing your lines, it happens.
[ Airport Child Comes Could Disconcerting Doing Every Happened Happens Lines Nice Played Rather Role Starts Up Young Your]
I would rather be right than President.
[ President Rather Right Than Would]
Human civilization is not something achieved against nature; it is rather the outcome of the working of the innate qualities of man.
[ Achieved Against Civilization Human Innate Man Nature Outcome Qualities Rather Something Working]
Rather than lose the public because television is here, wouldn't it be smart to adopt television as our instrument?
[ Adopt Because Here Instrument Lose Our Public Rather Smart Television Than]
Existence itself does not feel horrible; it feels like an ecstasy, rather, which we have only to be still to experience.
[ Does Ecstasy Existence Experience Feel Feels Horrible Itself Only Rather Still Which]
I would rather see the United States respected than loved by other nations.
[ Loved Nations Other Rather Respected See States Than United Would]
We have no general conceptual thrust for the band, other than trying to make music that keeps our interest. When things are novel, they are probably things we have discovered by accident or investigation rather than by design.
[ Accident Band Conceptual Design Discovered General Interest Investigation Keeps Make Music Novel Other Our Probably Rather Than Things Thrust Trying]
It does not require a majority to prevail, but rather an irate, tireless minority keen to set brush fires in people's minds.
[ Brush Does Fires Irate Keen Majority Minds Minority Prevail Rather Require Set Tireless]
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.
[ Becomes Bigger Bury Corrected Fatal Get Hide Learn Make Maybe Mistake Much Rather Surface Than Trying]
I had rather have a plain, russet-coated Captain, that knows what he fights for, and loves what he knows, than that which you call a Gentle-man and is nothing else.
[ Call Captain Else Fights Had Knows Loves Nothing Plain Rather Than Which]
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.
[ Any Belongs Exist Gypsies Improvisation Music Other Power Rather Sphere Than Which Without Would]
I couldn't think of anything else I'd rather be doing.
[ Anything Doing Else Rather Think]
I'd rather be David Ladd's father than Alan Ladd any day.
[ Alan Any David Day Father Rather Than]
Objects in a park suggest static repose rather than any ongoing dialectic. Parks are finished landscapes for finished art .
[ Any Art Dialectic Finished Landscapes Objects Ongoing Park Parks Rather Repose Static Suggest Than]
We are the products of editing, rather than of authorship.
[ Authorship Editing Products Rather Than]
Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.
[ Clever Devil Education Make Man More Rather Seems Useful Values Without]
Sometimes, when you are in the public eye, you just really need to just be part of the crowd, and look at other people rather than other people look at you.
[ Crowd Eye Just Look Need Other Part Public Rather Really Sometimes Than]
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.
[ Altering Assume Events Great His Invention Obligation Participated Presumption Rather Than Them Truly Which Write Writer]
I was a normal, rather dutiful child. I didn't even rebel as a teenager.
[ Child Dutiful Even Normal Rather Rebel Teenager]
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?
[ 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]
There is a kind of thinking in the Church that wants to reduce the priest to a mere functionary, a managing director, where administration rather than doctrine and worship are to determine the form of the Church.
[ Administration Church Determine Director Doctrine Form Kind Managing Mere Priest Rather Reduce Than Thinking Wants Where Worship]
I was never very good at exams, having a poor memory and finding the examination process rather artificial, and there never seemed to be enough time to follow up things that really interested me.
[ Artificial Enough Examination Exams Finding Follow Good Having Interested Memory Never Poor Process Rather Really Seemed Things Time Up Very]
I would rather be beaton and be a man than to be elected and be a little puppy dog.
[ Dog Elected Little Man Puppy Rather Than Would]
Of course, I also hear from critics who detest what I do, and while sometimes I feel rather proud of having made various the loathsome people or groups angry, at other times I wonder why I put up with such grief.
[ Also Angry Course Critics Detest Feel Grief Groups Having Hear Loathsome Made Other Proud Put Rather Sometimes Such Times Up Various While Why Wonder]
If I hold back, I'm no good. I'm no good. I'd rather be good sometimes, than holding back all the time.
[ Back Good Hold Holding Rather Sometimes Than Time]
What is needed, rather than running away or controlling or suppressing or any other resistance, is understanding fear; that means, watch it, learn about it, come directly into contact with it. We are to learn about fear, not how to escape from it.
[ Any Away Come Contact Controlling Directly Escape Fear How Into Learn Means Needed Other Rather Resistance Running Suppressing Than Understanding Watch]
The equation of religion with belief is rather recent.
[ Belief Equation Rather Recent Religion]
It is in the country's best interest that Tony Blair rather than Michael Howard should form the next government.
[ Best Blair Country Form Government Howard Interest Michael Next Rather Should Than Tony]
By imposing too great a responsibility, or rather, all responsibility, on yourself, you crush yourself.
[ Crush Great Imposing Rather Responsibility Too Yourself]
A woman would rather visit her own grave than the place where she has been young and beautiful after she is aged and ugly.
[ After Aged Beautiful Been Grave Her Own Place Rather She Than Ugly Visit Where Woman Would Young]
The biggest disease today is not leprosy or tuberculosis, but rather the feeling of being unwanted.
[ Being Biggest Disease Feeling Leprosy Rather Today Tuberculosis Unwanted]
Art does not reproduce what we see; rather, it makes us see.
[ Art Does Makes Rather Reproduce See Us]
I get pretty terrified, to be honest, when I'm on tour. You really have to muster a lot of ego to go our there, which I find rather draining.
[ Draining Ego Find Get Go Honest Lot Muster Our Pretty Rather Really Terrified Tour Which]
I just don't know that shame and fear need to be our teachers; rather, compassion, understanding, and love should be our guides.
[ Compassion Fear Guides Just Know Love Need Our Rather Shame Should Teachers Understanding]
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.
[ Actor Also Audience Bad Certainly Characters Good Guy Interesting Just More Rather See Than Think Three-Dimensional Three-Dimensional]
I am a friend of the working man, and I would rather be his friend, than be one.
[ Am Friend His Man Rather Than Working Would]
The principal act of courage is to endure and withstand dangers doggedly rather than to attack them.
[ Act Attack Courage Dangers Endure Principal Rather Than Them Withstand]
It's a real conflict for me when I go to a concert and find out somebody in the audience is a Republican or fundamental Christian. It can cloud my enjoyment. I'd rather not know.
[ Audience Christian Cloud Concert Conflict Enjoyment Find Fundamental Go Know Out Rather Real Republican Somebody]
I'd be more interested in doing a smaller, character driven thing, rather than another action picture.
[ Action Another Character Doing Driven Interested More Picture Rather Smaller Than Thing]
I would rather my soul broil in hell than I do you any harm.
[ Any Harm Hell Rather Soul Than Would]
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.
[ Because Believe Bigger Decrease Increase More Rather Reckoned Should Size Space Take Than Their Try Up Women]
War on terrorism defines the central preoccupation of the United States in the world today, and it does reflect in my view a rather narrow and extremist vision of foreign policy of the world's first superpower, of a great democracy, with genuinely idealistic traditions.
[ Central Defines Democracy Does Extremist First Foreign Genuinely Great Idealistic Narrow Policy Preoccupation Rather Reflect States Superpower Terrorism Today Traditions United View Vision War World]
The hidden child wants to be able to participate and to co-create in art, rather than being simply an admiring viewer.
[ Able Admiring Art Being Child Hidden Participate Rather Simply Than Viewer Wants]
Democracy in Yemen did not stop, instead it is in a continuous development, there is no other way to follow rather than democracy, it is our national way for building up our country, it was not imposed on us by others.
[ Building Continuous Country Democracy Development Did Follow Imposed Instead National Other Others Our Rather Stop Than Up Us Way Yemen]
I'd rather have a free bottle in front of me than a prefrontal lobotomy.
[ Bottle Free Front Lobotomy Rather Than]
Economic growth may one day turn out to be a curse rather than a good, and under no conditions can it either lead into freedom or constitute a proof for its existence.
[ Conditions Constitute Curse Day Economic Either Existence Freedom Good Growth Into Lead May Out Proof Rather Than Turn Under]
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
[ Body Choose Rather Soul Strong Than]
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.
[ Actually Am Anyone Capable Doing Enjoy Going Just Myself Process Prove Rather Show Through Want]
I think, with the gay liberation movement has had need for heroes and heroines, and it would be rather nice to have Abraham Lincoln as your poster boy, wouldn't it?
[ Abraham Boy Gay Had Heroes Heroines Liberation Lincoln Movement Need Nice Poster Rather Think Would Your]
This is rather different from the receptions I used to get fifty years ago. They threw things at me then but they were not roses.
[ Ago Different Fifty Get Rather Roses Then Things Threw Used Were Years]
Children need models rather than critics.
[ Children Critics Models Need Rather Than]
I don't dislike babies, though I think very young ones rather disgusting.
[ Babies Disgusting Dislike Ones Rather Think Though Very Young]
The epic poet has behind him a tradition of matter and a tradition of style; and that is what every other poet has behind him too; only, for the epic poet, tradition is rather narrower, rather more strictly compelling.
[ Behind Compelling Epic Every Him Matter More Narrower Only Other Poet Rather Strictly Style Too Tradition]
Inspiration doesn't really work like that - you're not looking out for it. Inspiration is something that tends to capture you rather than you capture it.
[ Capture Inspiration Looking Out Rather Really Something Tends Than Work]
For it is, and must remain, the case that we must obey God rather than man.
[ Case God Man Must Obey Rather Remain Than]
A leopard does not change his spots, or change his feeling that spots are rather a credit.
[ Change Credit Does Feeling His Leopard Rather Spots]
With all due respect to lawyers, it's wonderful that you have this intricate knowledge. You break down words to the nth degree. And sometimes I find it rather disgusting. And it goes on and on.
[ Break Degree Disgusting Down Due Find Goes Intricate Knowledge Lawyers Nth Rather Respect Sometimes Wonderful Words]
Great joy, especially after a sudden change of circumstances, is apt to be silent, and dwells rather in the heart than on the tongue.
[ After Apt Change Circumstances Dwells Especially Great Heart Joy Rather Silent Sudden Than Tongue]
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.
[ Another Carcass During Everything Hour Just Man Most Much Nothing Rather Say Should Time Worth]
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.
[ 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]
The modern artist is working with space and time, and expressing his feelings rather than illustrating.
[ Artist Expressing Feelings His Illustrating Modern Rather Space Than Time Working]
I don't even like old cars. I'd rather have a goddam horse. A horse is at least human, for God's sake.
[ Cars Even God Goddam Horse Human Least Old Rather Sake]
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.
[ Betray Comrades Crawl Did Front Left Lie Other Own Rather Soul Than Those Way Would]
Clear thinking requires courage rather than intelligence.
[ Clear Courage Intelligence Rather Requires Than Thinking]
Transnational, gigantic industrial companies no longer operate within political systems, but rather above them.
[ Above Companies Gigantic Industrial Longer Operate Political Rather Systems Them Transnational Within]
That I would rather be in another business where a bad cold wouldn't put me out of work.
[ Another Bad Business Cold Out Put Rather Where Work Would]
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.
[ Broken Feel Him Laugh Legs Man Pity Rather Would]
I would say I'd rather dig a ditch, you know, do hard, manual labor than write lyrics.
[ Dig Ditch Hard Know Labor Lyrics Manual Rather Say Than Would Write]
I'm bad and I'm going to hell, and I don't care. I'd rather be in hell than anywhere where you are.
[ Anywhere Bad Care Going Hell Rather Than Where]
The best theology is rather a divine life than a divine knowledge.
[ Best Divine Knowledge Life Rather Than Theology]
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.
[ Am Appearances Country Lead Make Merely Myself Never Popular Rather Reputation Service Task Than Through Will Work]
As far as I can remember, every dime I ever had went to something extravagant. I would rather spend more, buy fewer items and have them forever.
[ Buy Dime Ever Every Extravagant Far Fewer Forever Had Items More Rather Remember Something Spend Them Went 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.
[ Audience Back Bombarded Chairs Forward Got Images Rather Sit Sometimes Than Their Want Work]
There isn't much I have to say, that I wouldn't rather just shut up and do.
[ Just Much Rather Say Shut Up]
Liberalism, on the other hand, regards life as an adventure in which we must take risks in new situations, in which there is no guarantee that the new will always be the good or the true, in which progress is a precarious achievement rather than inevitability.
[ Achievement Adventure Always Good Guarantee Hand Inevitability Liberalism Life Must New Other Precarious Progress Rather Regards Risks Situations Take Than True Which Will]
Third issue, and again I think it is important to note, anyone can make a mistake and any administration can make a mistake once in a while, but this is just a long train of abuses, an unbroken chain of following special interests rather than the health of the American people.
[ 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 would rather earn 1% off a 100 people's efforts than 100% of my own efforts.
[ Earn Efforts Off Own Rather Than Would]
Advertising generally works to reinforce consumer trends rather than to initiate them.
[ Advertising Consumer Generally Initiate Rather Reinforce Than Them Trends Works]
I do not gather things, I prefer to rent them rather than to possess them.
[ Gather Possess Prefer Rather Rent Than Them Things]
Unfortunately, goodness and honor are rather the exception than the rule among exceptional men, not to speak of geniuses.
[ Among Exception Exceptional Geniuses Goodness Honor Men Rather Rule Speak Than Unfortunately]
I would live all my life in nonchalance and insouciance, Were it not for making a living, which is rather a nouciance.
[ Life Live Living Making Nonchalance Rather Were Which Would]
I was a shy, quiet kid. I was happiest playing by myself with my toys, rather than hanging around people.
[ Around Hanging Happiest Kid Myself Playing Quiet Rather Shy Than Toys]
I have always thought of sophistication as rather a feeble substitute for decadence.
[ Always Decadence Feeble Rather Sophistication Substitute Thought]
The real reason to oppose increasing tax rates on the wealthy is that it's a good bet they could do more to help the economy if they keep their money rather than have their earnings confiscated by the government and spent on another round of stimulus.
[ Another Bet Could Earnings Economy Good Government Help Increasing Keep Money More Oppose Rates Rather Real Reason Round Spent Stimulus Tax Than Their Wealthy]
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.
[ Although Bit Come Directly Down Easier Five Floor Need Pushy Rather Say Studio Than Them Things Through]
If you want to build a ship, don't drum up people to collect wood and don't assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.
[ Assign Build Collect Drum Endless Immensity Long Rather Sea Ship Tasks Teach Them Up Want Wood Work]
I'd rather rot on my own floor than be found by a bunch of bingo players in a nursing home.
[ Bingo Bunch Floor Found Home Nursing Own Players Rather Rot Than]
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.
[ Critical Economy Few Focused Fundamentally Go Mine Much Next Opinion Plan Rather Relief Tax Than Time Two Unfair Which Years]
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.
[ Abortion Before Begins Birth Brought Children Era Freedom Irresponsibility License New Now Rather Security Toward Women]
Chris Cutler was kind enough to offer his company as an umbrella, so now I can have all my back catalogue under one roof as it were, and it has the same feeling as with Daniel; this is a matter between friends rather than businessmen.
[ Back Between Businessmen Catalogue Chris Company Daniel Enough Feeling Friends His Kind Matter Now Offer Rather Roof Same Than Umbrella Under Were]
And I sense it was a rather constructed, almost half narrative fiction film in some ways. A lot of it was staged and manipulated to get those things in there that I knew to be strong.
[ Almost Constructed Fiction Film Get Half Knew Lot Manipulated Narrative Rather Sense Some Staged Strong Things Those Ways]
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.
[ Active Activists Change Doers Doing Energies Generally Into Political Put Rather Situation Something Television Than Thinking Watching Will World]
I was an observer. I liked to listen rather than openly express myself. This trait is something that I've retained over the years.
[ Express Liked Listen Myself Observer Openly Over Rather Retained Something Than Trait Years]
Truth indeed rather alleviates than hurts, and will always bear up against falsehood, as oil does above water.
[ Above Against Always Bear Does Falsehood Hurts Indeed Oil Rather Than Truth Up Water Will]
I'm a homebody, I'd rather be in the kitchen cooking than hanging out in a bar.
[ Bar Cooking Hanging Kitchen Out Rather Than]
Visionary people face the same problems everyone else faces; but rather than get paralyzed by their problems, visionaries immediately commit themselves to finding a solution.
[ Commit Else Everyone Face Faces Finding Get Immediately Paralyzed Problems Rather Same Solution Than Their Themselves Visionaries Visionary]
I would rather not know about how one gets parts in movies these days.
[ Days Gets How Know Movies Parts Rather These Would]
I would rather miss the mark acting well than win the day acting basely.
[ Acting Day Mark Miss Rather Than Well Win Would]
I would rather make my name than inherit it.
[ Inherit Make Name Rather Than Would]
One of the most frightening things about your true nerd, for may people, is not that he's socially inept - because everybody's been there - but rather his complete lack of embarrassment about it.
[ Because Been Complete Embarrassment Everybody Frightening His Inept Lack May Most Nerd Rather Socially Things True Your]
The First Law of Journalism: to confirm existing prejudice, rather than contradict it.
[ Confirm Contradict Existing First Journalism Law Prejudice Rather Than]
I've got a chart here that shows our debt-to-GDP ratio. And while we did run deficits in the past, we now number our debt in trillions rather than in billions. And I think that represents a long-term danger, especially to the, the American dream.
[ American Billions Chart Danger Debt Deficits Did Dream Especially Got Here Long-Term Now Number Our Past Rather Ratio Represents Run Shows Than Think Trillions While]
Eventually I found it had been working all along-but didn't show anything on screen until it had the first full page of text. I inserted 30 new lines, and suddenly my toy said 'hEllO woRlD'. An hour later I understood alphabet shifting rather better!
[ Alphabet Anything Been Better Eventually First Found Full Had Hello Hour Inserted Later Lines New Page Rather Said Screen Shifting Show Suddenly Text Toy Understood Until Working World]
The Black skin is not a badge of shame, but rather a glorious symbol of national greatness.
[ Badge Black Glorious Greatness National Rather Shame Skin Symbol]
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.
[ Ally America Choice Class Colleagues Come Ending Greatly Include Legislation Middle Rather Refused Repealing Republican Showing Suffer Surely Than Themselves Today Will Years]
It may be important to write a book that doesn't come up to what I would like to have rather than to write no book at all.
[ Book Come Important May Rather Than Up Would Write]
I also think it was important for me and Freddie to be able to have a lot of time to share our lives at the beginning of our marriage rather than my coming home at 9 or 10 at night from the set. Things have really worked out for the best for both of us.
[ 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]
I may have grown cynical from long service, but this is a tendency I do not like, and I sometimes think I'd rather be a dog and bay at the moon than stay in the Senate another six years and listen to it.
[ Another Bay Cynical Dog Grown Listen Long May Moon Rather Senate Service Six Sometimes Stay Tendency Than Think Years]
It is not necessarily true that expensive experiments are not worthwhile doing but there are plenty of rather cheap experiments which are certainly worth doing.
[ Certainly Cheap Doing Expensive Experiments Necessarily Plenty Rather True Which Worth Worthwhile]
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
[ Attempting Desires Happiness Learned Limiting Rather Satisfy Seek Than Them]
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.
[ Beginnings Calls Deals Fact Faith Lies Locked Rather Reason Remains Same Seed Simplest Than Time Ultimate Universe Which Wisdom]
Every time I took a long leave from home, I felt as if I were going to conquer the world. Or rather, take possession of what is my birthright, my inheritance.
[ Birthright Conquer Every Felt Going Home Inheritance Leave Long Possession Rather Take Time Took Were World]
Once a person has killed other people on behalf of an ideology, he becomes rather devoted to it.
[ Becomes Behalf Devoted Ideology Killed Once Other Person Rather]
When it comes to war, we focus more on the mainstream coverage of the event, rather than the event itself. People dying is never funny. Protest puppets are always funny.
[ Always Comes Coverage Dying Event Focus Funny Itself Mainstream More Never Protest Puppets Rather Than War]
I don't want my books to exclude anyone, but if they have to, then I would rather they excluded the people who feel they are too smart for them!
[ Anyone Books Exclude Excluded Feel Rather Smart Them Then Too Want 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.
[ Am Did Doubt Just Lifetime Makes Maybe Popular Rather Still Than Unpopular]
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.
[ Absence Achievement Alone Aware Because Being Choice Doings Fullness Immersed Others Own Presence Rather Solitary Solitude Than Well Won Your]
I would have been glad to have lived under my wood side, and to have kept a flock of sheep, rather than to have undertaken this government.
[ Been Flock Glad Government Kept Lived Rather Sheep Side Than Under Undertaken Wood Would]
It was all that stuff about taking your parents' car when you're 13, sneaking booze into rock shows and ditching school with your friends. I could relate to that as a former teenager, rather than as a present parent.
[ Booze Car Could Former Friends Into Parent Parents Present Rather Relate Rock School Shows Sneaking Stuff Taking Teenager Than Your]
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.
[ Anything Develop Exist Existing Expressing Football Interests Longer Never Often Only Other Play Players Rather Sensation Themselves Way]
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.
[ Acting Character Familiar Folks Industry Just Means Newer Personality Play Rather Some Sure Term Than Understand]
Rather than have it the principal thing in my son's mind, I would gladly have him think that the sun went round the earth, and that the stars were so many spangles set in the bright blue firmament.
[ Blue Bright Earth Firmament Gladly Him Many Mind Principal Rather Round Set Son Stars Sun Than Thing Think Went Were Would]
I'd rather have a part where you walk into a room and you leave. That's perfect for me.
[ Into Leave Part Perfect Rather Room Walk Where]
Frequently you have a clash between the more sterile letter of the law and the justice that underlies it, and I think one of the things I've been trying more or less, where it was possible, is to go with the justice rather than the letter of the law.
[ Been Between Clash Frequently Go Justice Law Less Letter More Possible Rather Sterile Than Things Think Trying Underlies Where]
On the same line of reasoning, if Australians were to be Australians, or rather if Australians were as separate from any other nation as Australia from any other land, there would be no jealousy between them on England's account.
[ Account Any Australia Australians Between England Jealousy Land Line Nation Other Rather Reasoning Same Separate Them Were Would]
I would rather not be a king than to forfeit my liberty.
[ Forfeit King Liberty Rather Than Would]
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.
[ Abundant Companionship Equal Good Honest Humor Jokes Laughter Meeting Merry Oil Rather Small Where Wine]
My impression is that American policy speaks not of antagonism but rather partnership.
[ American Antagonism Impression Partnership Policy Rather Speaks]
Trade a player a year too early rather than a year too late.
[ Early Late Player Rather Than Too Trade Year]
Politics is the chloroform of the Irish people, or rather the hashish.
[ Chloroform Irish Politics Rather]
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.
[ Could Even Everything Exhausted Fanatic Fiction Foolish Give Gold Good Only Rather Say Style Summed Up Would]
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.
[ Camera Deeply Good Into Just Looking Photographer Picks Picture Rather Sees She Something Takes Than Too Up Wife]
Civilization exists precisely so that there may be no masses but rather men alert enough never to constitute masses.
[ Alert Civilization Constitute Enough Exists Masses May Men Never Precisely Rather]
I don't want to sit and cry for an hour in a movie. I'd rather have an action or a comedy.
[ Action Comedy Cry Hour Movie Rather Sit Want]
I'd rather have friends who care than friends who agree with me.
[ Agree Care Friends Rather Than]
I have two lovely sons and some good memories, but I've had a rather tumultuous personal life. It hasn't been dull; I've been the Hiroshima of love.
[ Been Dull Good Had Hasn Hiroshima Life Love Lovely Memories Personal Rather Some Sons Tumultuous Two]
I am concerned, rather, that there should not be more things dreamt of in my philosophy than there actually are in heaven and earth.
[ Actually Am Concerned Dreamt Earth Heaven More Philosophy Rather Should Than Things]
I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints - the sinners are much more fun.
[ Cry Fun Laugh More Much Rather Saints Sinners Than]
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.
[ Because Fail Fulfill Later Life Many Needs Our Perhaps Rather Say Should Than Too Us Yes]
Confession is good for the soul only in the sense that a tweed coat is good for dandruff - it is a palliative rather than a remedy.
[ Coat Confession Good Only Rather Remedy Sense Soul Than]
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.
[ 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]
I don't want to write, I'd rather draw.
[ Draw Rather Want Write]
During the day I force myself to at least eat some salads rather than rubbish, and a steak in the evening. In fact, I eat to basically satisfy my hunger. I hardly have the time to appreciate a meal, and I'm everything, but a gourmet.
[ Appreciate Basically Day During Eat Evening Everything Fact Force Gourmet Hardly Hunger Least Meal Myself Rather Rubbish Salads Satisfy Some Steak Than Time]
If I hadn't of had music in my life, it's quite possible I'd be dead and I'd much rather be alive.
[ Alive Dead Had Hadn Life Much Music Possible Quite Rather]
I think space will be conquered through the mind rather than the clumsy medium of space travel.
[ Clumsy Conquered Medium Mind Rather Space Than Think Through Travel Will]
If you're going to be sexy in a photo, you'd better be thinking about sex rather than about being sexy.
[ Being Better Going Photo Rather Sex Sexy Than Thinking]
I have the impression that cycling is no longer a game but rather an employment... a job.
[ Cycling Employment Game Impression Job Longer Rather]
With my academic achievement in high school I was accepted rather readily at Princeton and equally as fast at Yale, but my test scores were not comparable to that of my classmates. And that's been shown by statistics, there are reasons for that - there are cultural biases built into testing, and that was one of the motivations for the concept of affirmative action to try to balance out those effects.
[ Academic Accepted Achievement Action Affirmative Balance Been Biases Built Classmates Comparable Concept Cultural Effects Equally Fast High Into Motivations Out Princeton Rather Readily Reasons School Scores Shown Statistics Te]
People don't like other poor people, and rather than blame the people that make you all poor, you blame each other.
[ Blame Each Make Other Poor Rather Than]
The work with which we embark on this first volume of a series of theological studies is a work with which the philosophical person does not begin, but rather concludes.
[ Begin Concludes Does Embark First Person Philosophical Rather Series Studies Theological Volume Which Work]
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion.
[ Dominion Excel Excellent Extent Had Knowledge Others Power Rather Than]
Science Fiction is not just about the future of space ships travelling to other planets, it is fiction based on science and I am using science as my basis for my fiction, but it's the science of prehistory - palaeontology and archaeology - rather than astronomy or physics.
[ Am Archaeology Astronomy Based Basis Fiction Future Just Other Palaeontology Physics Planets Prehistory Rather Science Ships Space Than Travelling Using]
I have never read horror, nor do I consider The Exorcist to be such, but rather as a suspenseful supernatural detective story, or paranormal police procedural.
[ Consider Detective Exorcist Horror Never Nor Paranormal Police Procedural Rather Read Story Such Supernatural Suspenseful]
I would rather not tell you here things which every German has at heart.
[ Every German Heart Here Rather Tell Things Which Would]
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.
[ Absorb Actually Hearing Interested Lot Memory Notion Rather Really Short Songs Than Them Were]
With reference to other religions, the Church sees a great difference between them and herself. The other religions are expressions of the human soul seeking God, with some beautiful spiritual insights, but also not without errors. Christianity is rather God seeking humanity.
[ Also Beautiful Between Christianity Church Difference Errors Expressions God Great Herself Human Humanity Insights Other Rather Reference Religions Seeking Sees Some Soul Spiritual Them Without]
Darwin (1859) recognized the fact that paleontology then seemed to provide evidence against rather for evolution in general or the gradual origin of taxonomic categories in particular.
[ Against Categories Darwin Evidence Evolution Fact General Gradual Origin Particular Provide Rather Recognized Seemed Then]
Faith is not simply a patience that passively suffers until the storm is past. Rather, it is a spirit that bears things - with resignations, yes, but above all, with blazing, serene hope.
[ Above Bears Blazing Faith Hope Passively Past Patience Rather Serene Simply Spirit Storm Suffers Things Until Yes]
Words are the basic tools, if you are a writer. But why? Why do you choose one set of tools rather than another?
[ Another Basic Choose Rather Set Than Tools Why Words Writer]
The rocket had worked perfectly, and all I had to do was survive the reentry forces. You do it all, in a flight like that, in a rather short period of time, just 16 minutes as a matter of fact.
[ Fact Flight Forces Had Just Matter Minutes Perfectly Period Rather Rocket Short Survive Time Worked]
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.
[ Any Coast Day Degree East Fancy Her Here Instead Law Lived Living Made Rather Real Someone South State]
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.
[ Agrees Case Confidential Dan Defendant Happened Here Interview Rather Situation Where]
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.
[ Been Birth Doctrine Especially Evolution Given Great History How Influence Institutions Investigation Method Needless Perhaps Rather Say Study Upon Which]
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.
[ Entirely Lazy Make Martyr More Narrow Narrower Rather Sacrifices Selfish Themselves Vain]
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.
[ Boy Brian Drive High House Leave Mind Rather Sex Than Time]
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.
[ 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]
Most people would rather stay home and watch Casablanca for the fourth time or the 10th time on Turner Classic Movies than go see Matrix 12 or whatever the hell the flavor of the month is.
[ Casablanca Classic Flavor Fourth Go Hell Home Matrix Month Most Movies Rather See Stay Than Time Turner Watch Whatever Would]
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.
[ Beck Car Collection Guitar Him His Jeff Level Myself Playing Put Rather Relate Says Than Working]
Fitness will be a major factor in the first race and I think that will play into the hands of drivers who have been racing recently, rather than people like me who haven't raced properly for a decade. I'am not one of the favourites to start with.
[ Am Been Decade Drivers Factor Favourites First Fitness Hands Haven Into Major Play Properly Race Raced Racing Rather Recently Start Than Think Will]
We inhabit a language rather than a country.
[ Country Inhabit Language Rather Than]
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.
[ Anywhere Behind Come Fight Fire Fires Flames Know Move Rather Right Structure Than Up Where Wildfire Woods Your]
I am hoping that I can be known as a great writer and actor some day, rather than a sex symbol.
[ Actor Am Day Great Hoping Known Rather Sex Some Symbol Than Writer]
I would give up everything rather than have the blood of white men upon the hands of my people.
[ Blood Everything Give Hands Men Rather Than Up Upon White Would]
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.
[ Attitude Does Get More Much Play Process Rather Referred Role Seem Seems Than Them Us Versus]
Reality doesn't bite, rather our perception of reality bites.
[ Bite Bites Our Perception Rather Reality]
And getting married this autumn was certainly an additional incentive to spend rather more time in England.
[ Additional Autumn Certainly England Getting Incentive Married More Rather Spend Time]
I'm going to college. I don't care if it ruins my career. I'd rather be smart than a movie star.
[ Care Career College Going Movie Rather Ruins Smart Star Than]
A true critic ought to dwell upon excellencies rather than imperfections, to discover the concealed beauties of a writer, and communicate to the world such things as are worth their observation.
[ Beauties Communicate Concealed Critic Discover Dwell Excellencies Imperfections Observation Ought Rather Such Than Their Things True Upon World Worth Writer]
Men are distinguished from women by their commitment to do violence rather than to be victimized by it.
[ Commitment Distinguished Men Rather Than Their Victimized Violence Women]
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.
[ Bit Comedy Confronts Dessert Drama Just Meat Plate Potatoes Problems Rarely Rather Squarely Them]
Dynasty was the opportunity to take charge of my career rather than waiting around like a library book waiting to be loaned out.
[ Around Book Career Charge Dynasty Library Loaned Opportunity Out Rather Take Than Waiting]
But we wish to give the Jews a Homeland. Not by dragging them ruthlessly out of their sustaining soil, but rather by removing them carefully, roots and all, to a better terrain.
[ Better Carefully Dragging Give Homeland Jews Out Rather Removing Roots Ruthlessly Soil Sustaining Terrain Their Them Wish]
I'd rather be called King than other things I've been called.
[ Been Called King Other Rather Than Things]
But perhaps the rest of us could have separate classes in science appreciation, the wonder of science, scientific ways of thinking, and the history of scientific ideas, rather than laboratory experience.
[ Appreciation Classes Could Experience History Ideas Laboratory Perhaps Rather Rest Science Scientific Separate Than Thinking Us Ways Wonder]
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.
[ Days Desks Emergency Generation Himself Learned Man Ourselves Peace Prove Rather School War Which]
A novel should be an experience and convey an emotional truth rather than arguments.
[ Arguments Convey Emotional Experience Novel Rather Should Than Truth]
The Vietnam War required us to emphasize the national interest rather than abstract principles. What President Nixon and I tried to do was unnatural. And that is why we didn't make it.
[ Abstract Emphasize Interest Make National Nixon President Principles Rather Required Than Tried Unnatural Us Vietnam War Why]
You have always had individual directors who begin in the advertising or commercial world, but they are probably exceptions rather than the traditional pattern.
[ Advertising Always Begin Commercial Directors Exceptions Had Individual Pattern Probably Rather Than Traditional World]
I am not going to claim that modern anarchism has any direct relation to Roman jurisprudence; but I do claim that it has its basis in the laws of nature rather than in the state of nature.
[ Am Anarchism Any Basis Claim Direct Going Jurisprudence Laws Modern Nature Rather Relation Roman State Than]
People could rationally decide that prolonged relationships take up too much time and effort and that they'd much rather do other kinds of things. But most people are afraid of rejection.
[ Afraid Could Decide Effort Kinds Most Much Other Prolonged Rather Rationally Rejection Relationships Take Things Time Too Up]
What is needed is an all-out science project to get vehicles off of gasoline, rather than off of the earth.
[ All-Out Earth Gasoline Get Needed Off Project Rather Science Than Vehicles]
Communication is a continual balancing act, juggling the conflicting needs for intimacy and independence. To survive in the world, we have to act in concert with others, but to survive as ourselves, rather than simply as cogs in a wheel, we have to act alone.
[ Act Alone Balancing Communication Concert Conflicting Continual Independence Intimacy Juggling Needs Others Ourselves Rather Simply Survive Than Wheel World]
It is what we prevent, rather than what we do that counts most in Government.
[ Counts Government Most Prevent Rather Than]
I never had to choose a subject - my subject rather chose me.
[ Choose Chose Had Never Rather Subject]
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.
[ Ashes Atom Dust Every Glow Magnificent Meteor Permanent Planet Rather Sleepy Superb 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.
[ Act Escape Know Made Man Most Our Persevering Principles Rather Researches Seems Than Things]
The U.S. embargo imposed on Nicaragua, rather than weakening the Sandinistas, actually maintained them in power.
[ Actually Embargo Imposed Maintained Nicaragua Power Rather Sandinistas Than Them Weakening]
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.
[ Also Always Anchored Arriving Departing Destination Eternally Looking Never New Place Rather Things True Way]
An unsophisticated forecaster uses statistics as a drunken man uses lamp-posts - for support rather than for illumination.
[ Drunken Illumination Man Rather Statistics Support Than Uses]
It's always better to deliver the news yourself rather than allow your boss to be surprised.
[ Allow Always Better Boss Deliver News Rather Surprised Than Your Yourself]
I prefer to play and lose rather than win, because I know in advance I'm going to win.
[ Advance Because Going Know Lose Play Prefer Rather Than Win]
I would rather have played a character like Opie than Little Ricky.
[ Character Little Played Rather Ricky Than Would]
Cultural confinement takes place when a curator imposes his own limits on an art exhibition, rather than asking an artist to set his limits.
[ Art Artist Asking Confinement Cultural Curator Exhibition His Imposes Limits Own Place Rather Set Takes Than]
The secret of happiness is this: let your interests be as wide as possible, and let your reactions to the things and persons that interest you be as far as possible friendly rather than hostile.
[ Far Friendly Happiness Hostile Interest Interests Persons Possible Rather Reactions Secret Than Things Wide Your]
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.
[ Allow Enough Give Plus Public Rather Reviewers Ridiculous Satire Think Time Tragedy Which Will]
Democrats believe they can win at the ballot box by obstructing, and they would rather win the next election than move America forward.
[ America Ballot Believe Box Democrats Election Forward Move Next Obstructing Rather Than Win Would]
I would rather do movies because I'm very lazy and the hours are much easier.
[ Because Easier Hours Lazy Movies Much Rather Very Would]
Doing these parts is not fun. It's challenging, but no fun. It's creepy. I would rather play the guy that throws the touchdown pass and gets carried off the field.
[ Carried Challenging Creepy Doing Field Fun Gets Guy Off Parts Pass Play Rather These Throws Touchdown Would]
It's not worth doing something unless you were doing something that someone, somewere, would much rather you weren't doing.
[ Doing Much Rather Someone Something Unless Were Weren Worth Would]
The things journalists should pay attention to are the issues the political leadership agrees on, rather than to their supposed antagonisms.
[ Agrees Antagonisms Attention Issues Journalists Leadership Pay Political Rather Should Supposed Than Their Things]
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.
[ City Design Golf Hands Just Museum Play Rather Religious Right Something Sport Than Want Which]
Black women are programmed to define ourselves within this male attention and to compete with each other for it rather than to recognize and move upon our common interests.
[ Attention Black Common Compete Define Each Interests Male Move Other Our Ourselves Programmed Rather Recognize Than Upon Within Women]
Me, my literary reputation is mostly abroad, but I am anchored here in New York. I can't think of any other place I'd rather die than here.
[ Abroad Am Anchored Any Die Here Literary Mostly New Other Place Rather Reputation Than Think York]
The only thing bad about winning the pennant is that you have to manage the All-Star Game the next year. I'd rather go fishing for three years.
[ All-Star Bad Fishing Game Go Manage Next Only Pennant Rather Thing Three Winning Year Years]
As the true object of education is not to render the pupil the mere copy of his preceptor, it is rather to be rejoiced in, than lamented, that various reading should lead him into new trains of thinking.
[ Copy Education Him His Into Lead Mere New Object Pupil Rather Reading Rejoiced Render Should Than Thinking Trains True Various]
It will be difficult to let go but it is going to happen sooner rather than later in my case.
[ Case Difficult Go Going Happen Later Rather Sooner Than Will]
I'd so much rather people think I was funny than pretty.
[ Funny Much Pretty Rather Than Think]
Our shuttle crew is four people, because we're going to transfer a crew up to station, so all the jobs are divided between four people rather than five or six people. So it's been busy.
[ Because Been Between Busy Crew Divided Five Four Going Jobs Our Rather Shuttle Six Station Than Transfer Up]
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.
[ Always Apartments Big Cars Exactly Feel Had Money Past Rather Same Spend Still Than Travel Way Would]
Rather than bringing me closer to others, the time that I spend online isolates me from the most important people in my life, my family, my friends, my neighbourhood, my community.
[ Bringing Closer Community Family Friends Important Isolates Life Most Neighbourhood Online Others Rather Spend Than Time]
The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than upon mere survival.
[ Awareness Contemplation Depends Life Mere Power Rather Survival Than Ultimate Upon Value]
Though beauty gives you a weird sense of entitlement, it's rather frightening and threatening to have others ascribe such importance to something you know you're just renting for a while. Beauty
[ Ascribe Beauty Entitlement Frightening Gives Importance Just Know Others Rather Renting Sense Something Such Though Threatening Weird While]
What it values most of all is the sum total of events and the advance of civilization, which carries individuals along with it; but, indifferent to details, it cares less to have them real than noble or, rather, grand and complete.
[ Advance Along Cares Carries Civilization Complete Details Events Grand Indifferent Individuals Less Most Noble Rather Real Sum Than Them Total Values Which]
Even though worker capacity and motivation are destroyed when leaders choose power over productivity, it appears that bosses would rather be in control than have the organization work well.
[ Appears Bosses Capacity Choose Control Destroyed Even Leaders Motivation Organization Over Power Productivity Rather Than Though Well Work Worker Would]
Sometimes I would almost rather have people take away years of my life than take away a moment.
[ Almost Away Life Moment Rather Sometimes Take Than Would Years]
I'd rather be a failure at something I love than a success at something I hate.
[ Failure Hate Love Rather Something Success 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.
[ Again Boredom Control Controlled Only Over Rather Same Than Thing]
It is the quality rather than the quantity that matters.
[ Matters Quality Quantity Rather Than]
I've got little ankles and a bit of a belly, so it makes me look rather an egg on legs.
[ Ankles Belly Bit Egg Got Legs Little Look Makes Rather]
Everything I've ever done, in the writing world, has been to expand articulation, rather than to close it.
[ Articulation Been Close Done Ever Everything Expand Rather Than World Writing]
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.
[ Acknowledge Approach Build Certainly Child Content Discard Drive Fascination Fiction First Idea Inner Narrative Own Rather Science Take Than Them Tried Try Work]
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.
[ Beginning Casually Completely Coordinating Different Evolved Hacked Huge Internet Linux Nearly Numbers Only Rather Through Volunteers Way]
My son is not wild about going back to Iraq, but he'd sure rather do that than sacrifice all that he and his fellow soldiers have accomplished by leaving too early and inviting chaos.
[ Accomplished Back Chaos Early Fellow Going His Inviting Iraq Leaving Rather Sacrifice Soldiers Son Sure Than Too Wild]
Additionally, this tax forces family businesses to invest in Uncle Sam rather than the economy. When families are forced to repurchase businesses because of the death tax, that means less money is being invested in new jobs and capital expansion.
[ Additionally Because Being Businesses Capital Death Economy Expansion Families Family Forced Forces Invest Invested Jobs Less Means Money New Rather Sam Tax Than Uncle]
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?
[ Actually Always Amazing Another Close Each How Maybe Moment Other Put Rather Really Stay Test Than Think Together Top Totally Whether Why Wonder Yourself]
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.
[ Been Coming Credit Done Flattery Getting Gratifying Kind Late Life Little Now Rather Slow Some Sudden Think Which]
I was always really into the music rather than the scene.
[ Always Into Music Rather Really Scene Than]
You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.
[ Allowing Attitude Cannot Change Control Happens Master Mastering Rather Than Toward Will Your]
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.
[ Bloom Committee Committees Dies Flowers Grows Mechanical Nature Organic Other Plant Rather Root Scattering Seed Structure Takes Than Their Turn Which Will Wilts]
This foundational principle - that human beings derive their rights from God, rather than from the State, or any other source - is what made America different.
[ America Any Beings Derive Different Foundational God Human Made Other Principle Rather Rights Source State Than Their]
I'd rather wear jewels in my hair than anywhere else. The face should have the advantage of this brilliance.
[ Advantage Anywhere Brilliance Else Face Hair Jewels Rather Should Than Wear]
We have perhaps a natural fear of ends. We would rather be always on the way than arrive. Given the means, we hang on to them and often forget the ends.
[ Always Arrive Ends Fear Forget Given Hang Means Natural Often Perhaps Rather Than Them Way Would]
Moreover, since the sun remains stationary, whatever appears as a motion of the sun is really due rather to the motion of the earth.
[ Appears Due Earth Moreover Motion Rather Really Remains Since Stationary Sun Whatever]
I would rather have a nod from an American, than a snuff-box from an emperor.
[ American Emperor Nod Rather Than Would]
Felicity, the companion of content, is rather found in our own breasts than in the enjoyment of external things; and I firmly believe it requires but a little philosophy to make a man happy in whatever state he is.
[ Believe Breasts Companion Content Enjoyment External Felicity Firmly Found Happy Little Make Man Our Own Philosophy Rather Requires State Than Things Whatever]
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.
[ Along Been Cooperation Course Fact Freedom Interests Iraq Major Messy Moving Nothing Perfect Rather Remarkable Things Three Well Work]
I would rather be adorned by beauty of character than jewels. Jewels are the gift of fortune, while character comes from within.
[ Adorned Beauty Character Comes Fortune Gift Jewels Rather Than While Within Would]
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.
[ Avengers Call Except Fat Looking New Old Rather Really]
Too often, people think that solving the world's problems is based on conquering the earth, rather than touching the earth, touching ground.
[ Based Conquering Earth Ground Often Problems Rather Solving Than Think Too Touching World]
The important achievement of Apollo was demonstrating that humanity is not forever chained to this planet and our visions go rather further than that and our opportunities are unlimited.
[ Achievement Apollo Chained Demonstrating Forever Further Go Humanity Important Opportunities Our Planet Rather Than Unlimited Visions]
If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success. Motivational
[ Accepted New Out Paths Rather Should Strike Succeed Success Than Travel Want Worn]
I would rather trust a woman's instinct than a man's reason. Trust
[ Instinct Man Rather Reason Than Trust Woman Would]
Rather like Batman, I embody the themes of the movie which are the values of family, courage and compassion and a sense of right and wrong, good and bad and justice.
[ Bad Batman Compassion Courage Embody Family Good Justice Movie Rather Right Sense Themes Values Which Wrong]
We are the creative force of our life, and through our own decisions rather than our conditions, if we carefully learn to do certain things, we can accomplish those goals.
[ Accomplish Carefully Certain Conditions Creative Decisions Force Goals Learn Life Our Own Rather Than Things Those Through]
Some struggle is healthy. If you can embrace it rather than be angry, you can use it as your pilot light.
[ Angry Embrace Healthy Light Pilot Rather Some Struggle Than Use Your]
I'd rather have a search engine or a compiler on a deserted island than a game.
[ Compiler Deserted Engine Game Island Rather Search Than]
Fashion is treated too much as news rather than what it is, what it does and how it performs.
[ Does Fashion How Much News Performs Rather Than Too Treated]
Middle age is when a guy keeps turning off lights for economical rather than romantic reasons.
[ Age Economical Guy Keeps Lights Middle Off Rather Reasons Romantic Than Turning]
I'm not really on a mission to tell anybody anything. I'd rather be figured out.
[ Anybody Anything Figured Mission Out Rather Really Tell]
You know there's nothing a Hill Democrat would rather do than criticize another Democrat. It is their favorite activity. Then they can read about how honorable they are in an Op-Ed piece, how bipartisan.
[ Activity Another Bipartisan Criticize Democrat Favorite Hill Honorable How Know Nothing Piece Rather Read Than Their Then Would]
I'd rather betray the world than let the world betray me.
[ Betray Rather Than World]
I'd rather play jazz, I hate rock and roll.
[ Hate Jazz Play Rather Rock Roll]
The pleasure of jogging and running is rather like that of wearing a fur coat in Texas in August: the true joy comes in being able to take the damn thing off.
[ Able August Being Coat Comes Damn Fur Jogging Joy Off Pleasure Rather Running Take Texas Thing True Wearing]
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
[ Create Rather Stories]
The poem is a little myth of man's capacity of making life meaningful. And in the end, the poem is not a thing we see-it is, rather, a light by which we may see-and what we see is life. Poetry
[ Capacity End Life Light Little Making Man May Meaningful Myth Poem Rather See Thing Which]
Night brings our troubles to the light, rather than banishes them.
[ Brings Light Night Our Rather Than Them Troubles]
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.
[ After Back Basket Carry Come Dogs Easily Fetch Hard Learn Little Love Rather Really Women Words]
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.
[ Being Bench Constitution Given His Interpret Know Laws Make Man New Our President Proven Rather Record Strict Than Us Will Word]
The only thing that I'd rather own than Windows is English, because then I could charge you two hundred and forty-nine dollars for the right to speak it. Technology
[ Because Charge Could Dollars English Forty-Nine Hundred Only Own Rather Right Speak Than Then Thing Two Windows]
I'd rather get a good clean laugh with good material, than an easy laugh by swearing or shocking. That's not clever or comedic, anybody can get a laugh that way, it's too easy.
[ Anybody Clean Clever Comedic Easy Get Good Laugh Material Rather Shocking Swearing Than Too Way]
I'd rather not, but if it will help the club, I'll do it. My ankle injury still bothers me sometimes.
[ Ankle Bothers Club Help Injury Rather Sometimes Still Will]
When you pray, rather let your heart be without words than your words without heart.
[ Heart Pray Rather Than Without Words Your]
The Great Depression, like most other periods of severe unemployment, was produced by government mismanagement rather than by any inherent instability of the private economy.
[ Any Depression Economy Government Great Inherent Instability Mismanagement Most Other Periods Private Produced Rather Severe Than Unemployment]
I'd rather attempt to do something great and fail than to attempt to do nothing and succeed.
[ Attempt Fail Great Nothing Rather Something Succeed Than]
Right discipline consists, not in external compulsion, but in the habits of mind which lead spontaneously to desirable rather than undesirable activities.
[ Activities Compulsion Consists Desirable Discipline External Habits Lead Mind Rather Right Spontaneously Than Undesirable Which]
I'd rather work than not.
[ Rather Than Work]
Public opinion polls are rather like children in a garden, digging things up all the time to see how they're growing.
[ Children Digging Garden Growing How Opinion Polls Public Rather See Things Time Up]
My mother was killed in a plane crash, so I hate travelling in planes. Death is so unexpected. I would actually rather stay at home and not go anywhere.
[ Actually Anywhere Crash Death Go Hate Home Killed Mother Plane Planes Rather Stay Travelling Unexpected Would]
I think comedy's something you can't learn. It's an instinct, which makes it rather elusive.
[ Comedy Elusive Instinct Learn Makes Rather Something Think Which]
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.
[ Another Any Between Culture Denigrate Does Dominant Help Language Lose Mean Never Other Own Rather Relationship Should Their Understand Your]
I'd rather be a lightning rod than a seismograph.
[ Lightning Rather Rod Than]
I like what I'm doing. Today at 88, I wouldn't think of quitting because I can't think of anything else I would rather do. And now with my lectures on all the charitable things that I do, just as you do, I think that what I'm doing matters.
[ Anything Because Charitable Doing Else Just Lectures Matters Now Quitting Rather Things Think Today Would]
Guided only by their feeling for symmetry, simplicity, and generality, and an indefinable sense of the fitness of things, creative mathematicians now, as in the past, are inspired by the art of mathematics rather than by any prospect of ultimate usefulness.
[ Any Art Creative Feeling Fitness Generality Guided Indefinable Inspired Mathematicians Mathematics Now Only Past Prospect Rather Sense Simplicity Symmetry Than Their Things Ultimate Usefulness]
If there were no mystery left to explore life would get rather dull, wouldn't it?
[ Dull Explore Get Left Life Mystery Rather Were Would]
I have a bad tendency to get rapidly bored with my own material, so rewriting is hard for me. I mean, I already know the story and would rather read something new.
[ Already Bad Bored Get Hard Know Material Mean New Own Rapidly Rather Read Rewriting Something Story Tendency Would]
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.
[ Being Concentrate Could Decisive Details Essential Had Influence Issues Language Making Notation Possible Programming Rather Simple Systems Teacher Teaching Than]
We must form our minds by reading deep rather than wide.
[ Deep Form Minds Must Our Rather Reading Than Wide]
Find fault when you must find fault in private, and if possible sometime after the offense, rather than at the time.
[ After Fault Find Must Offense Possible Private Rather Sometime Than Time]
Lightning is something which, again, we would rather avoid.
[ Again Avoid Lightning Rather Something Which Would]
I could have begged. They made it obvious to me that if I wanted to come back and be a good boy... but I'd rather be in Roots than Good Times.
[ Back Begged Boy Come Could Good Made Obvious Rather Roots Than Times Wanted]
And how is clarity to be achieved? Mainly by taking trouble and by writing to serve people rather than to impress them.
[ Achieved Clarity How Impress Mainly Rather Serve Taking Than Them Trouble Writing]
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.
[ Ability Down Feeling Go Much Neck Play Rather Show Than Up]
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.
[ Either Films Good Got Middle More Nice Picture Rather Side Sometimes Stereo Than Violins]
It is a myth, not a mandate, a fable not a logic, and symbol rather than a reason by which men are moved.
[ Fable Logic Mandate Men Moved Myth Rather Reason Symbol Than Which]
I should have been trying to build a career, rather than leaving it in the hands of somebody else.
[ Been Build Career Else Hands Leaving Rather Should Somebody Than Trying]
Whites would rather not be involved in race matters, I think.
[ Involved Matters Race Rather Think Whites Would]
For a while, people couldn't understand why I'd find them so fascinating, but I'd rather go to a trial than to a Broadway play. Now that we have Court TV, they see what I mean.
[ Broadway Court Fascinating Find Go Mean Now Play Rather See Than Them Trial Tv Understand While Why]
When I'm alone at home, I really prefer to listen to Wagner's orchestral music rather than any vocal music. I find it illuminating not to have to pay attention to voices in the recordings.
[ Alone Any Attention Find Home Illuminating Listen Music Orchestral Pay Prefer Rather Really Recordings Than Vocal Voices Wagner]
Mr. Faulkner, of course, is interested in making your mind rather than your flesh creep.
[ Course Creep Faulkner Flesh Interested Making Mind Mr Rather Than Your]
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.
[ Appeals Artist Being Enables Evolution Idea Living Music Piece Process Product Rather Really Sell Than Thing Way]
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.
[ Because Becoming City Fantastic Knows Last Montreal Nobody Paint Rapidly Rather Survivors Today Want Which]
I imagine the life of an atheistic praying mantis to be rather torturous.
[ Imagine Life Praying Rather Torturous]
Support by United States rulers is rather in the nature of the support that the rope gives to a hanged man.
[ Gives Hanged Man Nature Rather Rope Rulers States Support United]
The relationship of the two problems is rather the reverse. To a great extent disarmament is dependent on guarantees of peace. Security comes first and disarmament second.
[ Comes Dependent Disarmament Extent First Great Guarantees Peace Problems Rather Relationship Reverse Second Security Two]
Your instinct, rather than precision stabbing, is more about just random bludgeoning.
[ Bludgeoning Instinct Just More Precision Random Rather Stabbing Than Your]
I need sex for a clear complexion, but I'd rather do it for love.
[ Clear Complexion Love Need Rather Sex]
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.
[ Contemporary Dealt Disturbed Epoch Ever Historical Literary Many Own Rather Since Subjects Survived Than Their Works Youth]
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.
[ Absolute Better Different Film Genius Hours Mediocrity Might Minutes Much Pay Rather See Some Something Stick Than Two Vision Will Work Worth Would]
When I first read the script, I realized that Katie would have to be played as a rather down-to-earth person.
[ Down-To-Earth First Katie Person Played Rather Read Realized Script Would]
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.
[ Accepting Actions Always Choice Conquest Determination Divine God High Most Must Our Rather Reactions Remain Right Salvation Seizing Side Than Upon Willing]
I don't even have an agent or manager, but rather have a number of associates who I turn to when needed; or conversely when they hear of someone looking for me they'll contact me.
[ Agent Associates Contact Conversely Even Hear Looking Manager Needed Number Rather Someone Turn]
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.
[ Been Conform Forced Freedom Had Manhood Men Narrow Never Picture Question Rather Recognizing Two-Dimensional Very]
I was walking down fifth avenue today and I found a wallet, and I was gonna keep it, rather than return it, but I thought: well, if I lost a hundred and fifty dollars, how would I feel? And I realized I would want to be taught a lesson.
[ Avenue Dollars Down Feel Fifth Fifty Found Gonna How Hundred Keep Lesson Lost Rather Realized Return Taught Than Thought Today Walking Wallet Want Well Would]
The point of mythology or myth is to point to the horizon and to point back to ourselves: This is who we are; this is where we came from; and this is where we're going. And a lot of Western society over the last hundred years - the last 50 years really - has lost that. We have become rather aimless and wandering.
[ Aimless Back Become Came Going Horizon Hundred Last Lost Lot Myth Mythology Ourselves Over Point Rather Really Society Wandering Western Where Years]
Life is too short, and I'm Italian. I'd much rather eat pasta and drink wine than be a size 0.
[ Drink Eat Italian Life Much Pasta Rather Short Size Than Too Wine]
I have also just finished three weeks on a soap opera in England. The soap opera is a rather famous one called Crossroads. It was first on television 25 years ago, and it has recently been brought back. I play the part of a businessman called David Wheeler.
[ Ago Also Back Been Brought Businessman Called Crossroads David England Famous Finished First Just Opera Part Play Rather Recently Soap Television Three Weeks Years]
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.
[ Arose Art Artists Because Been Connected Defiance Had Individual Least Masses Needs Nothing Rather Serious Style Their Times Were Whose Work]
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.
[ Banker Between Canada Country Desire Extraordinary Fears Itself Mystical Northern Present Rather Scotch See Spirit Torn Very Which World]
Just to travel is rather boring, but to travel with a purpose is educational and exciting.
[ Boring Educational Exciting Just Purpose Rather Travel]
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.
[ Absolutely Cap Clear Companies Compensation Independently Legislation Make Mess Other Rather Right Targets Than Think Up Well Would Yes]
I would rather die in freedom on my way back home than starve to death here.
[ Back Death Die Freedom Here Home Rather Starve Than Way Would]
I don't know if I want to break my own record. I think I would rather leave it as it is.
[ Break Know Leave Own Rather Record Think Want Would]
I'd rather be dead than dying.
[ Dead Dying Rather Than]
Politics is human beings; it's addition rather than subtraction.
[ Addition Beings Human Politics Rather Than]
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.
[ Alone Credit Educated Free Give Many None Ought Philosophers Rather Say Well-Educated]
Much of the debate over global warming is predicated on fear, rather than science.
[ Debate Fear Global Much Over Predicated Rather Science Than Warming]
The real goal should be reduced government spending, rather than balanced budgets achieved by ever rising tax rates to cover ever rising spending.
[ Achieved Balanced Budgets Cover Ever Goal Government Rates Rather Real Reduced Rising Should Spending Tax Than]
Wouldn't it be better to have a watertight law designed to catch the guilty, rather than a press release law designed to catch the headlines?
[ Better Catch Designed Guilty Headlines Law Press Rather Release Than Watertight]
I don't see it in terms of changing things, but rather using language and music as weapons for fighting a mainstream media which is predominately right wing, and loyal to the political framework and its corporate interests.
[ Changing Corporate Fighting Framework Interests Language Loyal Mainstream Media Music Political Predominately Rather Right See Terms Things Using Weapons Which Wing]
I sometimes fall into the trap of doing what I think I should be doing rather than what I want to be doing.
[ Doing Fall Into Rather Should Sometimes Than Think Trap Want]
No wonder the film industry started in the desert in California where, like all desert dwellers, they dream their buildings, rather than design them.
[ Buildings California Desert Design Dream Dwellers Film Industry Rather Started Than Their Them Where Wonder]
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.
[ Almost Beautiful Going Heard Into Rather Realm Saying Something Than Thing Ugly Very Weird Where]
We are staunch and true and in rather a champagne mood.
[ Champagne Mood Rather Staunch True]
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
[ Art Bestow Careful Children Concern Doing Greatest Knowledge Manners More Parents Rather Should Speaking Than Their Usually Virtue Well]
I rather like mysteries. But I do dislike muddles.
[ Dislike Mysteries Rather]
You look rather rash my dear your colors don't quite match your face.
[ Colors Dear Face Look Match Quite Rash Rather Your]
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.
[ Air Although Before Did Even Flashed Get Got Great Island Just More Providence Puppies Puppy Rather Rhode See Shots Show Some Sometimes Three Which]
Poetry is rather an approach to things, to life, than it is typographical production.
[ Approach Life Poetry Production Rather Than Things]
I confidently affirm that the greater part of those who are supposed to have died of gout, have died of the medicine rather than the disease - a statement in which I am supported by observation.
[ Affirm Am Confidently Died Disease Gout Greater Medicine Observation Part Rather Statement Supported Supposed Than Those Which]
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me. Business
[ Being Bland Businessman Comes Cruel Easy Find Incompetent Naturally Portray Rather]
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.
[ Am Attainment Fully Goes Great Human Improved New Objective Organization Perfect Rather Realize Sure Than Time Will]
A lot of people would rather tour sewers than visit their cousins.
[ Cousins Lot Rather Than Their Tour Visit Would]
It is almost always the cover-up rather than the event that causes trouble.
[ Almost Always Causes Cover-Up Event Rather Than Trouble]
I would rather just do the things I want to do.
[ Just Rather Things Want Would]
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.
[ Am Animation Animator Boss Cinema Craftsmen Executive Factory Feel Foreman How Manager Rather Spirit Team Work]
The Framers of the Bill of Rights did not purport to "create" rights. Rather, they designed the Bill of Rights to prohibit our Government from infringing rights and liberties presumed to be preexisting.
[ Bill Create Designed Did Framers Government Infringing Liberties Our Presumed Prohibit Purport Rather Rights]
Man's mind is not a container to be filled but rather a fire to be kindled.
[ Container Filled Fire Kindled Man Mind Rather]
I appreciate the sentiment that I am a popular woman in computer gaming circles; but I prefer being thought of as a computer game designer rather than a woman computer game designer. I don't put myself into gender mode when designing a game.
[ Am Appreciate Being Circles Computer Designer Designing Game Gaming Gender Into Mode Myself Popular Prefer Put Rather Sentiment Than Thought Woman]
I'm getting to the point where they see me as a good actor, rather than just a good guy who can act.
[ Act Actor Getting Good Guy Just Point Rather See Than Where]
Although it hath pleased God to hasten my death by you, by whom my life should rather have been lengthened, yet can I patiently take it, that I yield God more hearty thanks for shortening my woeful days.
[ Although Been Days Death God Hasten Hath Hearty Lengthened Life More Patiently Pleased Rather Should Take Thanks Whom Woeful Yet Yield]
They want to create rather than decimate.
[ Create Rather Than Want]
The lust of avarice as so totally seized upon mankind that their wealth seems rather to possess them than they possess their wealth.
[ Avarice Lust Mankind Possess Rather Seems Seized Than Their Them Totally Upon Wealth]
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.
[ Admit Agree Cry Deal Disappointment Feel Get Johnny Know Men Most Pain Rather Sad Say Sometimes Things Touch Upon Well Would Yeah]
She had a penetrating sort of laugh. Rather like a train going into a tunnel.
[ Going Had Into Laugh Penetrating Rather She Sort Train Tunnel]
We pass bills authorizing improvements and grants. But when it comes time to pay for these programs, we'd rather put the country's money toward tax breaks for the wealthy than for police officers who are protecting our communities.
[ Authorizing Bills Breaks Comes Communities Country Grants Improvements Money Officers Our Pass Pay Police Programs Protecting Put Rather Tax Than These Time Toward Wealthy]
Who would not rather have the fame of Archimedes than that of his conqueror Marcellus?
[ Archimedes Conqueror Fame His Rather Than Would]
So tonight I propose one more step that I would rather not propose. I ask the most fortunate among us, those citizens earning over $100,000 per year, for one year, to pay an additional one percent on the income they receive.
[ Additional Among Ask Citizens Earning Fortunate Income More Most Over Pay Per Percent Propose Rather Receive Step Those Tonight Us Would Year]
Grieve not, then, if your sons seem to desert you, but rejoice, rather, seeing the will of God done gladly.
[ Desert Done Gladly God Grieve Rather Rejoice Seeing Seem Sons Then Will Your]
It is really hard to do comedy; it takes a lot of energy and focus. It's rather like music: It's a lot of hitting notes precisely.
[ Comedy Energy Focus Hard Hitting Lot Music Notes Precisely Rather Really Takes]
Life should be great rather than long.
[ Great Life Long Rather Should Than]
Mutual fund managers are trapped in this rather deadly vicious circle: the more successful they are, the more money flows into their mutual fund. Then, it is more difficult for them to beat the market averages or even to match their own past performance.
[ Averages Beat Circle Deadly Difficult Even Flows Fund Into Managers Market Match Money More Mutual Own Past Performance Rather Successful Their Them Then Trapped Vicious]
I had rather be called a journalist than an artist.
[ Artist Called Had Journalist Rather Than]
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.
[ Adding Alienation Away Basic Collectivism Countries Demonstrated Does Economic Experience Historical Increases Inefficiency Lack Necessities Rather Sadly Socialist]
It is quality rather than quantity that matters.
[ Matters Quality Quantity Rather Than]
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.
[ Able Big Else Filmmaking Love Nothing Paint Pictures Privilege Process Rather Speak Such Would]
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.
[ Deepening Find Future Hope Look Must Never Present Rather Solitude Something Unless Will]
Success is not a place at which one arrives but rather the spirit with which one undertakes and continues the journey.
[ Arrives Continues Journey Place Rather Spirit Success Undertakes Which]
Rather be dead than cool.
[ Cool Dead Rather Than]
I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is. Religion
[ Die Find God Life Live Out Rather Than Would]
With a great poet the sense of Beauty overcomes every other consideration, or rather obliterates all consideration.
[ Beauty Consideration Every Great Other Overcomes Poet Rather Sense]
I'd rather go to the dentist... but I'm going.
[ Dentist Go Going Rather]
Nature does not proceed in a straight line, it is rather a sprawling development.
[ Development Does Line Nature Proceed Rather Sprawling Straight]
I'd much rather do one or two takes of one thing and then see how it goes.
[ Goes How Much Rather See Takes Then Thing Two]
New Orleans cuisine is Creole rather than Cajun.
[ Creole Cuisine New Orleans Rather Than]
We'd rather see a picture that we liked then dump on one we didn't.
[ Dump Liked Picture Rather See Then]
I'd rather hang out with five people that I love than with 400 strangers at a club who are all doing the up-and-down inspection thing. They appraise everybody from head to toe - the outfit, the handbag, the shoes, how much they weigh... I can't stand it!
[ Appraise Club Doing Everybody Five Hang Head How Inspection Love Much Out Outfit Rather Shoes Stand Strangers Than Thing Toe Weigh]
I think I'm dull. I would rather watch other people.
[ Dull Other Rather Think Watch Would]
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.
[ Child Crises Crisis Dealing Life Living Make Mother Our Party Pregnancies Produce Rather Response Short Should Solve Than Way Work Worth]
This means keeping many trails open at once, inevitably requiring a fairly 'parallel' plot. This plot should be discovered rather than announced, so show, don't tell.
[ Announced Discovered Fairly Inevitably Keeping Many Means Once Open Parallel Plot Rather Requiring Should Show Tell Than Trails]
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.
[ Acquired Better Careful Days Had May Overcome Press Rather Role Should Some Tendencies These]
I rather like getting away from fiction.
[ Away Fiction Getting Rather]
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.
[ Baby Bad Big Boomers Counting Die Finally Good Great Guys Life Matter Maybe Numbers Out Rather Real Small Thing Will]
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.'
[ Arizona Congress Congressman Expert Gay Happens Jim Known Rather Than Trade Would]
I am just fascinated by this reassurance from a menacing figure. It is rather frightening.
[ Am Fascinated Figure Frightening Just Menacing Rather Reassurance]
I'm belligerent rather than ambitious.
[ Ambitious Belligerent Rather Than]
Do anything rather than give yourself to reverie.
[ Anything Give Rather Reverie Than Yourself]
Ultimately, man should not ask what the meaning of his life is, but rather he must recognize that it is he who is asked.
[ Ask Asked His Life Man Meaning Must Rather Recognize Should Ultimately]
It's nice to be in a situation where the two books that I write for a sort of regular monthly income are also works that I enjoy immensely, rather than them being some kind of bread and butter, do it because you have to do it.
[ Also Because Being Books Bread Butter Enjoy Immensely Income Kind Monthly Nice Rather Regular Situation Some Sort Than Them Two Where Works Write]
Our greatest lack is not money for any undertaking, but rather ideas, If the ideas are good, cash will somehow flow to where it is needed.
[ Any Cash Flow Good Greatest Ideas Lack Money Needed Our Rather Somehow Undertaking Where Will]
I'd rather spend my leisure time doing what some people call my work and I call my fun.
[ Call Doing Fun Leisure Rather Some Spend Time Work]
I reject that. I would rather recruit a Racist left winger than a right winger.
[ Left Rather Recruit Reject Right Than Winger Would]
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.
[ Acid Amino Balance Both Coding Does Evidence May Mutation Occur Random Rather Same Similar Study Suggests System Triplets Triplets Well]
If you talk about preemption you better know things rather than think things.
[ Better Know Preemption Rather Talk Than Things Think]
Having money is rather like being a blond. It is more fun but not vital.
[ Being Blond Fun Having Money More Rather Vital]
Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.
[ Answers His Judge Man Questions Rather Than]
One of the aspects of form that I have been very interested in is stasis - the concept of form which is not so directional in time, not so much climactic form, but rather form which allows time, to stand still.
[ Allows Aspects Been Concept Form Interested Much Rather Stand Stasis Still Time Very Which]
If I get married, I think I'd pick out a newspaperman rather than a millionaire. A newspaperman is a regular fellow.
[ Fellow Get Married Millionaire Newspaperman Out Pick Rather Regular Than Think]
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.
[ Achieved Beginning Benefits Billion Earth Emphasizing Evolution Greater Had Leaders Money Out Pointed Program Proof Rather Results Saved Search Space Tax Than Would]
Culture, which makes talent shine, is not completely ours either, nor can we place it solely at our disposal. Rather, it belongs mainly to our country, which gave it to us, and to humanity, from which we receive it as a birthright.
[ Belongs Birthright Completely Country Culture Disposal Either Gave Humanity Mainly Makes Nor Our Ours Place Rather Receive Shine Solely Talent Us Which]
The stones tear like flesh, rather than breaking. Although what happens is violent, it is a violence that is in stone. A tear is more unnerving than a break.
[ Although Break Breaking Flesh Happens More Rather Stone Stones Tear Than Unnerving Violence Violent]
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. Wisdom
[ Bid Does Enter His House Indeed Leads Mind Rather Teacher Threshold Wisdom Wise Your]
I'd much rather have the honesty than not. Because if you will say what's on your mind and get it off your chest, then the sooner I can prove you wrong!
[ Because Chest Get Honesty Mind Much Off Prove Rather Say Sooner Than Then Will Wrong Your]
Age should not have its face lifted, but it should rather teach the world to admire wrinkles as the etchings of experience and the firm line of character.
[ Admire Age Character Experience Face Firm Lifted Line Rather Should Teach World Wrinkles]
Contemporaries appreciate the person rather than their merit, posterity will regard the merit rather than the person.
[ Appreciate Contemporaries Merit Person Posterity Rather Regard Than Their Will]
I would rather be having a burger and beers with my mates but I can't do that when I know I've got to dance.
[ Beers Burger Dance Got Having Know Mates Rather 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.
[ Age Belong Colors Divine Done Hundred Name Old Rather Rights Seen Showed Their Things Today True Would Youth]
That the more authoritarian organizations survive and prevail goes generally unnoticed because people focus on the objectives of organizations, which are many and varied, rather than on their structures, which lend to be similar.
[ Authoritarian Because Focus Generally Goes Lend Many More Objectives Organizations Prevail Rather Similar Structures Survive Than Their Unnoticed Varied Which]
The greatness of America lies not in being more enlightened than any other nation, but rather in her ability to repair her faults.
[ Ability America Any Being Enlightened Faults Greatness Her Lies More Nation Other Rather Repair Than]
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.
[ Authentic Been Before Corpse Death Encountering Evolution Fact Go Invention Late Long Rather Seems Way]
Women are so much in love with compliments that rather than want them, they will compliment one another, yet mean no more by it than the men do.
[ Another Compliment Compliments Love Mean Men More Much Rather Than Them Want Will Women Yet]
I was never one to patiently pick up broken fragments and glue them together again and tell myself that the mended whole was as good as new. What is broken is broken - and I'd rather remember it as it was at its best than mend it and see the broken places as long as I lived.
[ Again Best Broken Fragments Glue Good Lived Long Mend Mended Myself Never New Patiently Pick Places Rather Remember See Tell Than Them Together Up Whole]
I love TV. I know all the theme songs from the shows I watch. I'm not one of those who'd rather be a movie star. I prefer TV because of the rushed way of working-on a movie set, you sit around and wait and wait to do a scene because they're adjusting the lights.
[ Adjusting Around Because Know Lights Love Movie Prefer Rather Rushed Scene Set Shows Sit Songs Star Theme Those Tv Wait Watch Way]
Those who made and endorsed our Constitution knew man's nature, and it is to their ideas, rather than to the temptations of utopia, that we must ask that our judges adhere.
[ Adhere Ask Constitution Endorsed Ideas Judges Knew Made Man Must Nature Our Rather Temptations Than Their Those Utopia]
I would rather sleep in a bathroom than in another hotel.
[ Another Bathroom Hotel Rather Sleep Than Would]
To paint is a possessing rather than a picturing.
[ Paint Picturing Possessing Rather Than]
When a scientist is ahead of his times, it is often through misunderstanding of current, rather than intuition of future truth. In science there is never any error so gross that it won't one day, from some perspective, appear prophetic.
[ Ahead Any Appear Current Day Error Future Gross His Intuition Misunderstanding Never Often Perspective Prophetic Rather Science Scientist Some Than Through Times Truth Won]
Education should prepare our minds to use its own powers of reason and conception rather than filling it with the accumulated misconceptions of the past.
[ Accumulated Conception Education Filling Minds Misconceptions Our Own Past Powers Prepare Rather Reason Should Than Use]
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.
[ Awe-Inspiring Curious Display Drunk Inhibitions Insane Lost Man Often Races Rather Respect Simple Something]
It is that range of biodiversity that we must care for - the whole thing - rather than just one or two stars.
[ Biodiversity Care Just Must Range Rather Stars Than Thing Two Whole]
I would rather start a family than finish one. Family
[ Family Finish Rather Start Than Would]
Mr. Darwin contributes some striking and ingenious instances of the way in which the principle partially affects the chain, or rather network of life, even to the total obliteration of certain meshes.
[ Affects Certain Chain Contributes Darwin Even Ingenious Instances Life Mr Network Obliteration Partially Principle Rather Some Striking Total Way Which]
The excellence of a gift lies in its appropriateness rather than in its value.
[ Excellence Gift Lies Rather Than Value]
I'd much rather turn down a starring role in a bad picture and do a small role in a very good picture.
[ Bad Down Good Much Picture Rather Role Small Starring Turn Very]
I also hang the pictures low rather than high, and particularly in the case of the largest ones, often as close to the floor as is feasible, for that is the way they are painted.
[ Also Case Close Feasible Floor Hang High Largest Low Often Ones Painted Particularly Pictures Rather Than Way]
I've always had a fascination for animals. I loved watching them, and even then I thought of them as beings rather than pets. I call it a birth affect!
[ Affect Always Animals Beings Birth Call Even Fascination Had Loved Pets Rather Than Them Then Thought Watching]
It is rather hard to be accused of shiftlessness and idleness when the accuser closes the avenue of labour and industrial pursuits to us.
[ Accused Accuser Avenue Closes Hard Idleness Industrial Labour Pursuits Rather Us]
Cats are rather delicate creatures and they are subject to a good many different ailments, but I have never heard of one who suffered from insomnia. Pet
[ Ailments Cats Creatures Delicate Different Good Heard Insomnia Many Never Rather Subject Suffered]
And rather than hide that, I would rather put that out on the radio and let someone see the full range of emotions. If you're going to be strong on the radio, you got to let it all out, even the ugly stuff. And you can't apologize for it.
[ Apologize Emotions Even Full Going Got Hide Out Put Radio Range Rather See Someone Strong Stuff Than Ugly Would]
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.
[ Administrations Around Corners Help Know Make Mistakes Needlessly Original Predecessors Previous Rather Repeating Ropes See Some Than Theirs Try Visit Your]
Because we're actors we can pretend and fake it, but I'd rather the intimate investment was authentic.
[ Actors Authentic Because Fake Intimate Investment Pretend Rather]
Personally, I think the best motto for an educational establishment is: 'Or Would You Rather Be a Mule?'
[ Best Educational Establishment Motto Mule Personally Rather Think 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.
[ Census Civic Distributing Does Duty Getting Government Now Rather Reason Sells Than Ticket Your]
I'd rather regret doing something than not doing something.
[ Doing Rather Regret Something Than]
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.
[ Being Completely Far Get Lot Make Many Movie Nicer Rather Solitary Than Then Think Together Ways Whole Written]