Quotations that match 'ruin'.

We moralize among ruins. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Among Ruins]
We do not really feel grateful toward those who make our dreams come true; they ruin our dreams. Eric Hoffer
[ Come Dreams Feel Grateful Make Our Really Ruin Those Toward True]
People who have no hold over their process of thinking are likely to be ruined by liberty of thought. If thought is immature, liberty of thought becomes a method of converting men into animals. Muhammad Iqbal
[ Animals Becomes Converting Hold Immature Into Liberty Likely Men Method Over Process Ruined Their Thinking Thought]
My youth passed at the time of the country's reconstruction from the ruins and ashes of the war in which my nation never bowed to the enemy paying the highest price in the struggle. Lech Walesa
[ Ashes Bowed Country Enemy Highest Nation Never Passed Paying Price Reconstruction Ruins Struggle Time War Which Youth]
When elected officials abandon our environment and ruin our natural resources, public health is endangered. I know the importance of providing a clean environment for our children; I have attended more than one funeral for a child who has died from an asthma attack. Gwen Moore
[ Abandon Asthma Attack Attended Child Children Clean Died Elected Endangered Environment Funeral Health Importance Know More Natural Officials Our Providing Public Resources Ruin Than]
Science has nothing to be ashamed of even in the ruins of Nagasaki. The shame is theirs who appeal to other values than the human imaginative values which science has evolved. Jacob Bronowski
[ Appeal Ashamed Even Evolved Human Imaginative Nagasaki Nothing Other Ruins Science Shame Than Theirs Values Which]
In spring they lie flat at the first warmth, they ruin my summer and in autumn they smell of women. Hugo Claus
[ Autumn First Flat Lie Ruin Smell Spring Summer Warmth Women]
We climb to heaven most often on the ruins of our cherished plans, finding our failures were successes. Amos Bronson Alcott
[ Cherished Climb Failures Finding Heaven Most Often Our Plans Ruins Successes Were]
There was an honorable tradition of using anonymous sources that was ruined by Jayson Blair. Ted Rall
[ Anonymous Blair Honorable Ruined Sources Tradition Using]
Beware how you trifle with your marvelous inheritance, this great land of ordered liberty, for if we stumble and fall, freedom and civilization everywhere will go down in ruin. Henry Cabot Lodge
[ Beware Civilization Down Everywhere Fall Freedom Go Great How Inheritance Land Liberty Marvelous Ordered Ruin Stumble Trifle Will Your]
Drugs ruin peoples lives, break up families and have disastrous effects on our communities. Adam Rickitt
[ Break Communities Disastrous Effects Families Lives Our Peoples Ruin Up]
He who busies himself with things other than improvement of his own self becomes perplexed in darkness and entangled in ruin. His evil spirits immerse him deep in vices and make his bad actions seem handsome. Ali ibn Abi Talib
[ Actions Bad Becomes Darkness Deep Entangled Evil Handsome Him Himself His Immerse Improvement Make Other Own Perplexed Ruin Seem Self Spirits Than Things Vices]
One and all, the orthodox creeds are crumbling into ruins everywhere. John Fiske
[ Creeds Crumbling Everywhere Into Orthodox Ruins]
Squabbling in public will eventually ruin football; there's no doubt it's hurting us already. Polls taken by Louis Harris - polls as valid as any political polls - indicate that very clearly. Pete Rozelle
[ Already Any Clearly Doubt Eventually Football Harris Hurting Indicate Louis Political Polls Public Ruin Taken Us Valid Very Will]
Freedom in a commons brings ruin to all. Garrett Hardin
[ Brings Commons Freedom Ruin]
I have often met with happiness after some imprudent step which ought to have brought ruin upon me, and although passing a vote of censure upon myself I would thank God for his mercy. Giacomo Casanova
[ After Although Brought Censure God Happiness His Imprudent Mercy Met Myself Often Ought Passing Ruin Some Step Thank Upon Vote Which Would]
I have accepted a seat in the House of Representatives, and thereby have consented to my own ruin, to your ruin, and to the ruin of our children. I give you this warning that you may prepare your mind for your fate. John Adams
[ Accepted Children Consented Fate Give House May Mind Our Own Prepare Representatives Ruin Seat Thereby Warning Your]
Duruing all these years there existed within me a tendency to follow Nature in her walks. John James Audubon
[ Existed Follow Her Nature Tendency These Walks Within Years]
When I did small films like Lily and Buenos Vista, everyone thought my career would be ruined. Leslie Caron
[ Career Did Everyone Films Lily Ruined Small Thought Vista Would]
The only trouble here is they won't let us study enough. They are so afraid we shall break down and you know the reputation of the College is at stake, for the question is, can girls get a college degree without ruining their health? Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards
[ Afraid Break College Degree Down Enough Get Girls Health Here Know Only Question Reputation Ruining Shall Stake Study Their Trouble Us Without Won]
I'm one of the ruins that Cromwell knocked about a bit. Marie Lloyd
[ Bit Cromwell Knocked Ruins]
Only a monopolist could study a business and ruin it by giving away products. Scott McNealy Business
[ Away Business Could Giving Only Products Ruin Study]
I worshipped money so much that it ruined my life. Money is not my god. I just want to manage His money for Him, for the poor people, the lost kids. I just love everybody. Brian Welch
[ Everybody God Him His Just Kids Life Lost Love Manage Money Much Poor Ruined Want Worshipped]
The minds of men are at last aroused; reason looks out and justifies her own, and malice finds all her work is ruin. Ralph Chaplin
[ Aroused Finds Her Justifies Last Looks Malice Men Minds Out Own Reason Ruin Work]
Nations whose nationalism is destroyed are subject to ruin. Muammar al-Gaddafi
[ Destroyed Nationalism Nations Ruin Subject Whose]
I think when you dissect a joke too much, you have ruined whatever there is in comedy. Bob Saget
[ Comedy Dissect Joke Much Ruined Think Too Whatever]
It is not tolerable, it is not possible, that from so much death, so much sacrifice and ruin, so much heroism, a greater and better humanity shall not emerge. Charles de Gaulle
[ Better Death Emerge Greater Heroism Humanity Much Possible Ruin Sacrifice Shall Tolerable]
What is a democrat? One who believes that the republicans have ruined the country. What is a republican? One who believes that the democrats would ruin the country. Ambrose Bierce
[ Believes Country Democrat Democrats Republican Republicans Ruin Ruined Would]
I used to do drugs, but don't tell anyone or it will ruin my image. Courtney Love
[ Anyone Image Ruin Tell Used Will]
Success tempts many to their ruin. Phaedrus
[ Many Ruin Success Tempts Their]
We may be sure that out of the ruins of our capitalist civilization a new religion will emerge, just as Christianity emerged from the ruins of the Roman civilization. Herbert Read
[ Capitalist Christianity Civilization Emerge Emerged Just May New Our Out Religion Roman Ruins Sure Will]
The reason for this project comes from my childhood, that is clear to me. I did not have any toys. So, I played in the bricks of ruined buildings around me and with which I built houses. Anselm Kiefer
[ Any Around Bricks Buildings Built Childhood Clear Comes Did Houses Played Project Reason Ruined Toys Which]
Movies can't ruin books. They can only ruin movies. S. E. Hinton
[ Books Movies Only Ruin]
No nation ever yet found any inconvenience from too close an inspection into the conduct of its officers, but many have been brought to ruin and reduced to slavery by suffering gradual impositions and abuses. Edward Livingston
[ Abuses Any Been Brought Close Conduct Ever Found Gradual Inconvenience Inspection Into Many Nation Officers Reduced Ruin Slavery Suffering Too Yet]
I'll just be sitting down having dinner with girlfriends or something and people come up and ruin the dinner. Holly Valance
[ Come Dinner Down Girlfriends Having Just Ruin Sitting Something Up]
I most sincerely wish that the world in which we live be free from the threat of a nuclear holocaust and from the ruinous arms race. It is my cherished desire that peace be not separated from freedom which is the right of every nation. This I desire and for this I pray. Lech Walesa
[ Arms Cherished Desire Every Free Freedom Holocaust Live Most Nation Nuclear Peace Pray Race Right Ruinous Separated Sincerely Threat Which Wish World]
Is there not some chosen curse, some hidden thunder in the stores of heaven, red with uncommon wrath, to blast the man who owes his greatness to his country's ruin! Joseph Addison
[ Blast Chosen Country Curse Greatness Heaven Hidden His Man Owes Red Ruin Some Stores Thunder Uncommon Wrath]
Most of these alternative arrangements, so-called, arise out of the ruins of marriages, not as an improvement of old fashioned marriage. Christopher Lasch
[ Alternative Arise Arrangements Fashioned Improvement Marriage Marriages Most Old Out Ruins So-Called These]
I was worried about being the nut that ruined 40 years of Bond history. Rick Yune
[ Being Bond History Nut Ruined Worried Years]
Jewish and Palestinian nationalism are virtually contemporaneous, and grew out of the disruptions that created new national movements from the ruins of the old empires / i. Jack Schwartz
[ Created Disruptions Empires Grew Jewish Movements National Nationalism New Old Out Palestinian Ruins Virtually]
The only thing that counts is if you know how to prepare your ingredients. Even if with the best and freshest ingredients in the world, if your dish is tasteless or burnt, it's ruined. Martin Yan
[ Best Burnt Counts Dish Even How Ingredients Know Only Prepare Ruined Tasteless Thing World Your]
It is we the workers who built these palaces and cities here in Spain and in America and everywhere. We, the workers, can build others to take their place. And better ones! We are not in the least afraid of ruins. Buenaventura Durruti
[ Afraid America Better Build Built Cities Everywhere Here Least Ones Others Palaces Place Ruins Spain Take Their These Workers]
Having two bathrooms ruined the capacity to co-operate. Margaret Mead
[ Capacity Co-Operate Having Ruined Two]
Guard with jealous attention the public liberty. Suspect everyone who approaches that jewel. Unfortunately, nothing will preserve it but downright force. Whenever you give up that force, you are inevitably ruined. Patrick Henry
[ Approaches Attention Downright Everyone Force Give Guard Inevitably Jealous Jewel Liberty Nothing Preserve Public Ruined Suspect Unfortunately Up Whenever Will]
Real rebels are rarely anything but second rate outside their rebellion; the drain of time and temper is ruinous to any other accomplishment. James Gould Cozzens
[ Accomplishment Any Anything Drain Other Outside Rarely Rate Real Rebellion Rebels Ruinous Second Temper Their Time]
I'm gonna try to be cured. I've been on heroin eight years and I want to try a different style of life. It made me split up from my wife. It ruined a lot of things for me. Johnny Thunders
[ Been Cured Different Eight Gonna Life Lot Made Ruined Split Style Things Try Up Want Wife Years]
To sleep around is absolutely wrong for a woman; it's degrading and it completely ruins her personality. Sooner or later it will destroy all that is feminine and beautiful and idealistic in her. Barbara Cartland
[ Absolutely Around Beautiful Completely Degrading Destroy Feminine Her Idealistic Later Personality Ruins Sleep Sooner Will Woman Wrong]
I watched Gretzky, I watched Lemieux. Maybe it's the time when you're playing, but for a kid coming into the league, you play the Boston Bruins and you just watched Bobby Orr. Marcel Dionne
[ Bobby Boston Coming Gretzky Into Just Kid League Maybe Orr Play Playing Time Watched]
The road to ruin is always in good repair, and the travellers pay the expense of it. Josh Billings
[ Always Expense Good Pay Repair Road Ruin Travellers]
He who overcomes himself is divine. Most see their ruin before their eyes; but they go on into it. Leopold Von Ranke
[ Before Divine Eyes Go Himself Into Most Overcomes Ruin See Their]
Industry entirely left to itself, would soon fall to ruin, and a nation letting everything alone would commit suicide. Friedrich List
[ Alone Commit Entirely Everything Fall Industry Itself Left Letting Nation Ruin Soon Suicide Would]
Higher taxes is the road to ruin. We must and we will shrink our government, and that means making some tough choices, tightening our belts. Chris Christie
[ Belts Choices Government Higher Making Means Must Our Road Ruin Shrink Some Taxes Tightening Tough Will]
There are plenty of ruined buildings in the world but no ruined stones. Hugh MacDiarmid
[ Buildings Plenty Ruined Stones World]
As a young man you don't notice at all that you were, after all, badly affected. For years afterwards, at least ten years, I kept getting these dreams, in which I had to crawl through ruined houses, along passages I could hardly get through. Otto Dix
[ Affected After Afterwards Along Badly Could Crawl Dreams Get Getting Had Hardly Houses Kept Least Man Notice Passages Ruined Ten These Through Were Which Years Young]
Are you to give up the fight and let this vast body of our wealth go to ruin? I do not believe it. Richard Parks Bland
[ Believe Body Fight Give Go Our Ruin Up Vast Wealth]
Nor is it the least advantage to health, accruing from such a way of life, that it expose those who follow it to fewer temptations to vice, than persons who live in crowded society. William Falconer
[ Advantage Crowded Expose Fewer Follow Health Least Life Live Nor Persons Society Such Temptations Than Those Vice Way]
Sadly the job security of lawyers has been ruined, so they are less willing to defend political defendants. Shirin Ebadi
[ Been Defend Defendants Job Lawyers Less Political Ruined Sadly Security Willing]
It is difficult to make our material condition better by the best law, but it is easy enough to ruin it by bad laws. Theodore Roosevelt
[ Bad Best Better Condition Difficult Easy Enough Law Laws Make Material Our Ruin]
By adopting the 'free trade,' or British, system, we place ourselves side by side with the men who have ruined Ireland and India, and are now poisoning and enslaving the Chinese people. Henry Charles Carey
[ Adopting British Chinese Enslaving Free India Ireland Men Now Ourselves Place Poisoning Ruined Side System Trade]
The sigh of History rises over ruins, not over landscapes, and in the Antilles there are few ruins to sigh over, apart from the ruins of sugar estates and abandoned forts. Derek Walcott
[ Abandoned Apart Estates Few History Landscapes Over Rises Ruins Sigh Sugar]
When the French nation gradually came into existence among the ruins of the Roman civilization in Gaul, a new language was at the same time slowly evolved. Lytton Strachey
[ Among Came Civilization Evolved Existence French Gradually Into Language Nation New Roman Ruins Same Slowly Time]
Silk Road to Ruin has all the analysis and it's structured very well. I rely on my notes more and I use direct quotes. But there's nothing like writing about it right away. Ted Rall
[ Analysis Away Direct More Notes Nothing Quotes Rely Right Road Ruin Silk Structured Use Very Well Writing]
Another man whose social life has ruined him. Dashiell Hammett
[ Another Him Life Man Ruined Social Whose]
I do not let a bad score ruin my enjoyment for golf. Darrell Royal
[ Bad Enjoyment Golf Ruin Score]
I would have the Constitution torn in shreds and scattered to the four winds of heaven. Let us destroy the Constitution and build on its ruins the temple of liberty. I have brothers in slavery. I have seen chains placed on their limbs and beheld them captive. William Wells Brown
[ Beheld Brothers Build Captive Chains Constitution Destroy Four Heaven Liberty Limbs Placed Ruins Scattered Seen Shreds Slavery Temple Their Them Torn Us Winds Would]
The czar always got his dues, no matter if it ruined a family. Mary Antin
[ Always Czar Dues Family Got His Matter Ruined]
The earth is the Lord's. Psalm 24 basically says the earth is God's property. We have been given the privilege and responsibility of living on earth to see it isn't ruined. Allen Johnson
[ Basically Been Earth Given God Living Lord Privilege Property Responsibility Ruined Says See]
Towns find it as hard as houses of business to rise again from ruin. Honore de Balzac
[ Again Business Find Hard Houses Rise Ruin Towns]
The pattern of the prodigal is: rebellion, ruin, repentance, reconciliation, restoration. Edwin Louis Cole
[ Pattern Prodigal Rebellion Reconciliation Repentance Restoration Ruin]
I get really upset seeing my friends who are mums crying because they feel like they're not good enough. Clever, confident, kind young women all going, 'I'm ruining my child's life.' Daisy Donovan
[ Because Child Clever Confident Crying Enough Feel Friends Get Going Good Kind Life Really Ruining Seeing Upset Women Young]
You have been trapped in the inescapable net of ruin by your own want of sense. Aeschylus
[ Been Inescapable Net Own Ruin Sense Trapped Want Your]
My husband and I are either going to buy a dog or have a child. We can't decide whether to ruin our carpet or ruin our lives. Rita Rudner Marriage
[ Buy Carpet Child Decide Dog Either Going Husband Lives Our Ruin Whether]
Jesus was all right, but his disciples were thick and ordinary. It's them twisting it that ruins it for me. John Lennon
[ Disciples His Jesus Ordinary Right Ruins Them Thick Twisting Were]
There are many teachers who could ruin you. Before you know it you could be a pale copy of this teacher or that teacher. You have to evolve on your own. Berenice Abbott
[ Before Copy Could Evolve Know Many Own Pale Ruin Teacher Teachers Your]
When his life was ruined, his family killed, his farm destroyed, Job knelt down on the ground and yelled up to the heavens, "Why god? Why me?" and the thundering voice of God answered, "There's just something about you that pisses me off." Stephen King
[ Answered Destroyed Down Family Farm God Ground Heavens His Job Just Killed Life Off Ruined Something Thundering Up Voice Why Yelled]
Ruin is the destination toward which all men rush, each pursuing his own best interest in a society that believes in the freedom of the commons. Garrett Hardin
[ Believes Best Commons Destination Each Freedom His Interest Men Own Pursuing Ruin Rush Society Toward Which]
Whoever conquers a free town and does not demolish it commits a great error and may expect to be ruined himself. Niccolo Machiavelli
[ Commits Conquers Demolish Does Error Expect Free Great Himself May Ruined Town Whoever]
After I am dead, the boy will ruin himself in twelve months. King George V
[ After Am Boy Dead Himself Months Ruin Twelve Will]
Anger is like those ruins which smash themselves on what they fall. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Anger Fall Ruins Smash Themselves Those Which]
Reality continues to ruin my life. Bill Watterson
[ Continues Life Reality Ruin]
There are three roads to ruin; women, gambling and technicians. The most pleasant is with women, the quickest is with gambling, but the surest is with technicians. Georges Pompidou Technology
[ Gambling Most Pleasant Quickest Roads Ruin Surest Technicians Three Women]
Jim Bakker. He's lost everything, he's ruined. And the worst thing of all he still has to wake up to her! Sam Kinison
[ Bakker Everything Her Jim Lost Ruined Still Thing Up Wake Worst]
The prudent person may direct a state, but it is the enthusiast who regenerates or ruins it. Robert Bulwer-Lytton
[ Direct Enthusiast May Person Prudent Ruins State]
To walk through the ruined cities of Germany is to feel an actual doubt about the continuity of civilization. George Orwell War
[ Actual Cities Civilization Continuity Doubt Feel Germany Ruined Through Walk]
It totally ruins my voice. I quit smoking, drinking, and doing ecstasy. Mark Hoppus
[ Doing Drinking Ecstasy Quit Ruins Smoking Totally Voice]
When you look at the startling ruins of Nuremberg, you are looking at a result of the war. When you look at the prisoners on view in the courthouse, you are looking at 22 of the causes. Janet Flanner
[ Causes Courthouse Look Looking Nuremberg Prisoners Result Ruins Startling View War]
Destroy the seed of evil, or it will grow up to your ruin. Aesop
[ Destroy Evil Grow Ruin Seed Up Will Your]
Many a good newspaper story has been ruined by over verification. James Gordon Bennett
[ Been Good Many Newspaper Over Ruined Story Verification]
This was all very new to me and I did not want to ruin his film! So we worked hard on that basis of confidence that is needed to collaborate comfortably. Helena Christensen
[ Basis Collaborate Comfortably Confidence Did Film Hard His Needed New Ruin Very Want Worked]
I don't want to bother them and ruin the party they are preparing so carefully at La Scala. Riccardo Muti
[ Bother Carefully La Party Preparing Ruin Them Want]
Money and corruption are ruining the land, crooked politicians betray the working man, pocketing the profits and treating us like sheep, and we're tired of hearing promises that we know they'll never keep. Ray Davies
[ Betray Corruption Crooked Hearing Keep Know Land Man Money Never Politicians Profits Promises Ruining Sheep Tired Treating Us Working]
A man is a god in ruins. When men are innocent, life shall be longer, and shall pass into the immortal, as gently as we awake from dreams. Ralph Waldo Emerson
[ Awake Dreams Gently God Immortal Innocent Into Life Longer Man Men Pass Ruins Shall]
The people of England are never so happy as when you tell them they are ruined. Arthur Murphy
[ England Happy Never Ruined Tell Them]
Many have been ruined by their fortunes, and many have escaped ruin by the want of fortune. To obtain it the great have become little, and the little great. Johann Georg Zimmermann
[ Become Been Escaped Fortune Fortunes Great Little Many Obtain Ruin Ruined Their Want]
Once in a century a man may be ruined or made insufferable by praise. But surely once in a minute something generous dies for want of it. John Masefield
[ Century Dies Generous Insufferable Made Man May Minute Once Praise Ruined Something Surely Want]
That friend a great man's ruin strongly checks, who rails into his belief all his defects. John Webster
[ Belief Checks Defects Friend Great His Into Man Rails Ruin Strongly]
Patience is the support of weakness; impatience the ruin of strength. Charles Caleb Colton
[ Impatience Patience Ruin Strength Support Weakness]
Oh, if I had been loved at the age of seventeen, what an idiot I would be today. Happiness is like smallpox: if you catch it too soon, it can completely ruin your constitution. Gustave Flaubert
[ Age Been Catch Completely Constitution Had Happiness Idiot Loved Oh Ruin Seventeen Smallpox Soon Today Too Would Your]
The heroes of our youth grow old - 'the boys of summer in their ruin,' in Dylan Thomas's verse - yet we seem the same. John Thorn
[ Boys Dylan Grow Heroes Old Our Ruin Same Seem Summer Their Thomas Verse Yet Youth]
The first half of our lives are ruined by our parents and the second half by our children. Clarence Darrow
[ Children First Half Lives Our Parents Ruined Second]
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism. Norman Vincent Peale
[ Criticism Most Praise Rather Ruined Saved Than Trouble Us Would]
Furthermore, the slaves cannot be put into a more wretched situation, ourselves being judges, and the community cannot take a more lively step to escape ruin, and obtain the smiles and protection of Heaven. Samuel Hopkins
[ Being Cannot Community Escape Furthermore Heaven Into Judges Lively More Obtain Ourselves Protection Put Ruin Situation Slaves Smiles Step Take Wretched]
Men who are engaged in public life must necessarily aim at reducing opposition to a minimum, and one of the most obvious means to that end is by misrepresenting, discrediting or ruining their opponents. Frederick Scott Oliver
[ Aim End Engaged Life Means Men Minimum Most Must Necessarily Obvious Opponents Opposition Public Reducing Ruining Their]
What, Sir, is the use of a militia? It is to prevent the establishment of a standing army, the bane of liberty. Whenever governments mean to invade the rights and liberties of the people, they always attempt to destroy the militia, in order to raise an army upon their ruins. Elbridge Gerry
[ Always Army Attempt Bane Destroy Establishment Governments Invade Liberties Liberty Mean Militia Order Prevent Raise Rights Ruins Sir Standing Their Upon Use Whenever]
I'm going to college. I don't care if it ruins my career. I'd rather be smart than a movie star. Natalie Portman
[ Care Career College Going Movie Rather Ruins Smart Star Than]
What is a ruin but time easing itself of endurance? Djuna Barnes
[ Easing Endurance Itself Ruin Time]
Young people can get very discouraged and get hooked on drugs or on alcohol because of problems they perceive as insurmountable. It is important that they realize a mistake need not ruin their future, but they must also know that not everything in life is a bed of roses. Maureen Forrester
[ Alcohol Also Because Bed Discouraged Everything Future Get Hooked Important Insurmountable Know Life Mistake Must Need Perceive Problems Realize Roses Ruin Their Very Young]
If I go to a restaurant, other people stare. The meal is ruined. Brigitte Bardot
[ Go Meal Other Restaurant Ruined Stare]
A thousand years may scare form a state. An hour may lay it in ruins. Lord Byron
[ Form Hour Lay May Ruins Scare State Thousand Years]
As parents, we need to talk to young people about drugs and make sure they understand that drugs are dangerous, addictive substances that can ruin their lives and harm their communities. John Walters
[ Addictive Communities Dangerous Harm Lives Make Need Parents Ruin Substances Sure Talk Their Understand Young]
Life is short, but it's long enough to ruin any man who wants to be ruined. Josh Billings
[ Any Enough Life Long Man Ruin Ruined Short Wants]
Then I went to UCLA - so of course I became a huge Bruin basketball fan... and later came to football. Leigh Steinberg
[ Basketball Became Came Course Fan Football Huge Later Then Ucla Went]
We may seem competent, but by the end of next century there will be new deserts, new ruins. Edward Bond
[ Century Competent Deserts End May New Next Ruins Seem Will]
If children were brought up to become non-conformists it would only ruin their lives. So parents all over China who loved their children told them to do as Chairman Mao said. It was not possible to tell them anything else. Jung Chang
[ Anything Become Brought Chairman Children China Else Lives Loved Mao Only Over Parents Possible Ruin Said Tell Their Them Told Up Were Would]
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently. Warren Buffett
[ Build Differently Five Minutes Reputation Ruin Takes Things Think Years]
It was something she didn't want me to do because she thought the rejection would ruin my self-esteem. My father was, like, 'If she wants to try it, let her try it.' Ellen Muth
[ Because Father Her Rejection Ruin Self-Esteem She Something Thought Try Want Wants Would]
Anyway, so here I was caught between Johnson on the one side, who was my leader, I was his whip, and here was my dear friend, personal friend, Kennedy, and they're going to go into my state and ruin it. What am I going to do? George Smathers
[ Am Anyway Between Caught Dear Friend Go Going Here His Into Johnson Kennedy Leader Personal Ruin Side State Whip]
I confess that Roy was a little bit dictatorial in his editing and he ruined quite a number of my pictures, which he stopped doing later. He used to punch a hole through a negative. Some of them were incredibly valuable. He didn't understand at the time. Ben Shahn
[ Bit Confess Dictatorial Doing Editing His Hole Incredibly Later Little Negative Number Pictures Punch Quite Roy Ruined Some Stopped Them Through Time Understand Used Valuable Were Which]
That incident ruined my reputation for 10 years. Get one Beatle drunk and look what happens! Harry Nilsson
[ Beatle Drunk Get Happens Incident Look Reputation Ruined Years]
The bourgeoisie might blast and ruin its own world before it leaves the stage of history. Buenaventura Durruti
[ Before Blast Bourgeoisie History Leaves Might Own Ruin Stage World]
Candor and generosity, unless tempered by due moderation, leads to ruin. Tacitus
[ Candor Due Generosity Leads Moderation Ruin Tempered Unless]
Worm or beetle - drought or tempest - on a farmer's land may fall, Each is loaded full o' ruin, but a mortgage beats 'em all. Will Carleton
[ Beats Beetle Drought Each Em Fall Farmer Full Land Loaded May Mortgage Ruin Tempest Worm]
Politics ruins the character. Otto von Bismarck
[ Character Politics Ruins]
Delay always breeds danger; and to protract a great design is often to ruin it. Miguel de Cervantes Design
[ Always Breeds Danger Delay Design Great Often Ruin]
We are in a period when old questions are settled and the new are not yet brought forward. Extreme party action, if continued in such a time, would ruin the party. Moderation is its only chance. The party out of power gains by all partisan conduct of those in power. Rutherford B. Hayes
[ Action Brought Chance Conduct Continued Extreme Forward Gains Moderation New Old Only Out Partisan Party Period Power Questions Ruin Settled Such Those Time Would Yet]
Traveling is the ruin of all happiness! There's no looking at a building after seeing Italy. Fanny Burney Travel
[ After Building Happiness Italy Looking Ruin Seeing Traveling]
It goes to establish a just and permanent principle of trade which puts an end to all serious fluctuations in prices and consequently, to all the insecurity and ruin which these fluctuations produce; and to build up those who are already ruined. Josiah Warren
[ Already Build Consequently End Establish Fluctuations Goes Insecurity Just Permanent Prices Principle Produce Puts Ruin Ruined Serious These Those Trade Up Which]
Hate is able to provoke disorders, to ruin a social organization, to cast a country into a period of bloody revolutions; but it produces nothing. Georges Sorel
[ Able Bloody Cast Country Disorders Hate Into Nothing Organization Period Produces Provoke Revolutions Ruin Social]
Do not gain basely; base gain is equal to ruin. Hesiod
[ Base Equal Gain Ruin]
A lot of Thanksgiving days have been ruined by not carving the turkey in the kitchen. Kin Hubbard
[ Been Carving Days Kitchen Lot Ruined Thanksgiving Turkey]
If you think of paying court to the men in power, your eternal ruin is assured. Stendhal
[ Assured Court Eternal Men Paying Power Ruin Think Your]
Suddenly, I became conscious of the fact that the driver was in the act of pulling up the horses in the courtyard of a vast ruined castle, from whose tall black windows came no ray of light, and whose broken battlements showed a jagged line against the sky. Bram Stoker
[ Act Against Became Black Broken Came Castle Conscious Driver Fact Horses Light Line Pulling Ray Ruined Showed Sky Suddenly Tall Up Vast Whose Windows]
The Russian drama began at the end of 1991, when the Soviet Union mercifully ended. Russia and 14 other new countries emerged from the ruins of the Soviet Union. Every one of those 15 new states faced a profound historical, economic, financial, social and political challenge. Jeffrey Sachs
[ Began Challenge Countries Drama Economic Emerged End Ended Every Faced Financial Historical Mercifully New Other Political Profound Ruins Russia Russian Social Soviet States Those Union]
Talk radio has almost ruined the sports fan. Phil Simms
[ Almost Fan Radio Ruined Sports Talk]
The character of a people may be ruined by charity. Theodor Herzl
[ Character Charity May Ruined]
A man is a god in ruins. Duke Ellington
[ God Man Ruins]
If I had one quality that really ruined me and at the same time helped me, it was the fact that I never stopped looking, and by that time I was really working at it. Gil Kane
[ Fact Had Helped Looking Never Quality Really Ruined Same Stopped Time Working]
I think having land and not ruining it is the most beautiful art that anybody could ever want to own. Andy Warhol
[ Anybody Art Beautiful Could Ever Having Land Most Own Ruining Think Want]
Ignorance and inconsideration are the two great causes of the ruin of mankind. John Tillotson
[ Causes Great Ignorance Mankind Ruin Two]
But how odd that in this heathen nation of empty pews, where churches' bare, ruined choirs are converted into luxury loft living, a Labour government - yes, a Labour government - is deliberately creating a huge expansion of faith schools. Polly Toynbee
[ Bare Choirs Churches Converted Creating Deliberately Empty Expansion Faith Government Heathen How Huge Into Labour Living Loft Luxury Nation Odd Ruined Schools Where Yes]
I have suffered my self to be politically sacrificed to save my country from ruin and disgrace and if I am never a gain elected I will have the gratification to know that I have done my duty. Davy Crockett
[ Am Country Disgrace Done Duty Elected Gain Gratification Know Never Politically Ruin Sacrificed Save Self Suffered Will]
There are numerous bugbears in the profession of a politician. First, ordinary life suffers. Second, there are many temptations to ruin you and those around you. And I suppose third, and this is rarely discussed, people at the top generally have no friends. Boris Yeltsin
[ Around Discussed First Friends Generally Life Many Numerous Ordinary Politician Profession Rarely Ruin Second Suffers Suppose Temptations Third Those Top]
Avarice has ruined more souls than extravagance. Charles Caleb Colton
[ Avarice Extravagance More Ruined Souls Than]
Aeneas carried his aged father on his back from the ruins of Troy and so do we all, whether we like it or not, perhaps even if we have never known them. Angela Carter Dad
[ Aged Back Carried Even Father His Known Never Perhaps Ruins Them Troy Whether]
We are half ruined by conformity, but we should be wholly ruined without it. Charles Dudley Warner
[ Conformity Half Ruined Should Wholly Without]
Luxury ruins republics; poverty, monarchies. Charles de Montesquieu
[ Luxury Monarchies Poverty Republics Ruins]
The happiness of most people is not ruined by great catastrophes or fatal errors, but by the repetition of slowly destructive little things. Ernest Dimnet
[ Catastrophes Destructive Errors Fatal Great Happiness Little Most Repetition Ruined Slowly Things]
We have made drugs an Olympic event. It receives most of the coverage at the Games and even the suspicion of guilt can ruin a reputation for life. Bill Toomey
[ Coverage Even Event Games Guilt Life Made Most Olympic Receives Reputation Ruin Suspicion]
The tragedy of all of this is that it happened to me and it shouldn't have happened. It ruined my life and my career. That's the tragedy of this. Rafael Palmeiro
[ Career Happened Life Ruined Tragedy]
The musician is perhaps the most modest of animals, but he is also the proudest. It is he who invented the sublime art of ruining poetry. Erik Satie
[ Also Animals Art Invented Modest Most Musician Perhaps Poetry Proudest Ruining Sublime]
Let every man, every corporation, and especially let every village, town, and city, every county and State, get out of debt and keep out of debt. It is the debtor that is ruined by hard times. Rutherford B. Hayes
[ City Corporation County Debt Debtor Especially Every Get Hard Keep Man Out Ruined State Times Town Village]
My goal is to goad people into saying something that ruins their life. Don Imus
[ Goad Goal Into Life Ruins Saying Something Their]
A man of genius has been seldom ruined but by himself. Samuel Johnson
[ Been Genius Himself Man Ruined Seldom]
What each man feared would happen to himself, did not trouble him when he saw that it would ruin another. Virgil
[ Another Did Each Feared Happen Him Himself Man Ruin Saw Trouble Would]
It is not poverty so much as pretense that harasses a ruined man - the struggle between a proud mind and an empty purse - the keeping up of a hollow show that must soon come to an end. Washington Irving
[ Between Come Empty End Hollow Keeping Man Mind Much Must Poverty Pretense Proud Purse Ruined Show Soon Struggle Up]
The atmosphere of orthodoxy is always damaging to prose, and above all it is completely ruinous to the novel, the most anarchical of all forms of literature. George Orwell
[ Above Always Atmosphere Completely Damaging Forms Literature Most Novel Orthodoxy Prose Ruinous]
And one who is just of his own free will shall not lack for happiness; and he will never come to utter ruin. Aeschylus
[ Come Free Happiness His Just Lack Never Own Ruin Shall Utter Will]
If I knew of something that could serve my nation but would ruin another, I would not propose it to my prince, for I am first a man and only then a Frenchman... because I am necessarily a man, and only accidentally am I French. Charles de Secondat
[ Accidentally Am Another Because Could First French Frenchman Knew Man Nation Necessarily Only Prince Propose Ruin Serve Something Then Would]
If you can manipulate news, a judge can manipulate the law. A smart lawyer can keep a killer out of jail, a smart accountant can keep a thief from paying taxes, a smart reporter could ruin your reputation- unfairly. Mario Cuomo
[ Accountant Could Jail Judge Keep Killer Law Lawyer Manipulate News Out Paying Reporter Ruin Smart Taxes Thief Unfairly Your]
The first panacea for a mismanaged nation is inflation of the currency; the second is war. Both bring a temporary prosperity; both bring a permanent ruin. But both are the refuge of political and economic opportunists. Ernest Hemingway
[ Both Bring Currency Economic First Inflation Nation Panacea Permanent Political Prosperity Refuge Ruin Second Temporary War]
No; small timers get into it, and ruin it for everyone. John Dillinger
[ Everyone Get Into Ruin Small]
There will always be something to ruin our lives, it all depends on what or which finds us first. We are always ripe and ready to be taken. Charles Bukowski
[ Always Depends Finds First Lives Our Ready Ripe Ruin Something Taken Us Which Will]
Success produces confidence; confidence relaxes industry, and negligence ruins the reputation which accuracy had raised. Ben Jonson
[ Accuracy Confidence Had Industry Negligence Produces Raised Reputation Ruins Success Which]
Anyone who cannot come to terms with his life while he is alive needs one hand to ward off a little his despair over his fate... but with his other hand he can note down what he sees among the ruins. Franz Kafka
[ Alive Among Anyone Cannot Come Despair Down Fate Hand His Life Little Needs Note Off Other Over Ruins Sees Terms Ward While]
Our science has become terrible, our research dangerous, our findings deadly. We physicists have to make peace with reality. Reality is not as strong as we are. We will ruin reality. Friedrich Durrenmatt
[ Become Dangerous Deadly Findings Make Our Peace Physicists Reality Research Ruin Science Strong Terrible Will]
While our budget shortfall is temporary, ruining pristine national lands is permanent. Ric Keller
[ Budget Lands National Our Permanent Pristine Ruining Temporary While]
I have no inhibitions about smoking or drinking, but I think too much of my voice to place it in jeopardy. I have spent many good years in training and cultivating it, and I would be foolish to do anything which might impair or ruin it. Jeanette MacDonald
[ Anything Cultivating Drinking Foolish Good Impair Inhibitions Jeopardy Many Might Much Place Ruin Smoking Spent Think Too Training Voice Which Would Years]
In America, they are paranoid about ruining the reputations of people once they are dead and cannot answer back. They have this fascination which to me seems cruel and morbid. I do not want any part of it. Isabella Rossellini
[ America Answer Any Back Cannot Cruel Dead Fascination Morbid Once Paranoid Part Reputations Ruining Seems Want Which]
The existence of any evil anywhere at any time absolutely ruins a total optimism. George Santayana
[ Absolutely Any Anywhere Evil Existence Optimism Ruins Time Total]
Arbitrary power is most easily established on the ruins of liberty abused to licentiousness. George Washington
[ Abused Arbitrary Easily Established Liberty Licentiousness Most Power Ruins]
I am dead set against free agency. It can ruin baseball. George Steinbrenner
[ Against Agency Am Baseball Dead Free Ruin Set]
Strong, generous, and confident, she has nobly served mankind. Beware how you trifle with your marvellous inheritance, this great land of ordered liberty, for if we stumble and fall freedom and civilization everywhere will go down in ruin. Henry Cabot Lodge
[ Beware Civilization Confident Down Everywhere Fall Freedom Generous Go Great How Inheritance Land Liberty Mankind Marvellous Nobly Ordered Ruin Served She Strong Stumble Trifle Will Your]
A soul without reflection, like a pile Without inhabitant, to ruin runs. Edward Young
[ Inhabitant Pile Reflection Ruin Runs Soul Without]
Our works decay and disappear but God gentlest works stay looking down on the ruins we toil to rear. Walter Smith
[ Decay Disappear Down Gentlest God Looking Our Rear Ruins Stay Toil Works]
You have undertaken to cheat me. I won't sue you, for the law is too slow. I'll ruin you. Cornelius Vanderbilt
[ Cheat Law Ruin Slow Sue Too Undertaken Won]
We shall not have succeeded in demolishing everything unless we demolish the ruins as well. But the only way I can see of doing that is to use them to put up a lot of fine, well-designed buildings. Alfred Jarry
[ Buildings Demolish Doing Everything Fine Lot Only Put Ruins See Shall Succeeded Them Unless Up Use Way Well]
We would fight not for the political future of a distant city, rather for principles whose destruction would ruin the possibility of peace and security for the peoples of the earth. Neville Chamberlain
[ City Destruction Distant Earth Fight Future Peace Peoples Political Possibility Principles Rather Ruin Security Whose Would]
False friendship, like the ivy, decays and ruins the walls it embraces; but true friendship gives new life and animation to the object it supports. Richard Burton
[ Animation Decays Embraces False Friendship Gives Ivy Life New Object Ruins Supports True Walls]
It's amazing how coke encompasses everything in your life. Addicts cannot confront life because they only think of their next hit. I ruined life for my parents, my sister and all my friends. Kirstie Alley
[ Addicts Amazing Because Cannot Coke Confront Encompasses Everything Friends Hit How Life Next Only Parents Ruined Sister Their Think Your]
Many thousands of youth have been deprived of the benefit of education thereby, their morals ruined, and talents irretrievably lost to society, for want of cultivation: while two parties have been idly contending who should bestow it. Joseph Lancaster
[ Been Benefit Bestow Contending Cultivation Deprived Education Idly Lost Many Morals Parties Ruined Should Society Talents Their Thereby Thousands Two Want While Youth]
If it is true that there is always more than one way of construing a text, it is not true that all interpretations are equal. Paul Ricoeur
[ Always Equal Interpretations More Text Than True Way]
Do we care about these people that are HIV-positive whose lives have been ruined? Those are the people I'm the most concerned about. Every night I think about this. Kary Mullis
[ Been Care Concerned Every Lives Most Night Ruined These Think Those Whose]
You can reconstruct the picture from chaos and memory's ruins. Kay Boyle
[ Chaos Memory Picture Reconstruct Ruins]
Jordan has a strange, haunting beauty and a sense of timelessness. Dotted with the ruins of empires once great, it is the last resort of yesterday in the world of tomorrow. I love every inch of it. King Hussein I
[ Beauty Dotted Empires Every Great Haunting Inch Jordan Last Love Once Resort Ruins Sense Strange Timelessness Tomorrow World Yesterday]
The necessity of every one paying in his own labor for what he consumes, affords the only legitimate and effectual check to excessive luxury, which has so often ruined individuals, states and empires; and which has now brought almost universal bankruptcy upon us. Josiah Warren
[ Affords Almost Bankruptcy Brought Check Consumes Effectual Empires Every Excessive His Individuals Labor Legitimate Luxury Necessity Now Often Only Own Paying Ruined States Universal Upon Us Which]
Love is a springtime plant that perfumes everything with its hope, even the ruins to which it clings. Gustave Flaubert
[ Clings Even Everything Hope Love Perfumes Plant Ruins Springtime Which]
Most of the films I've done were ruined in the postproduction, not during filming. Chevy Chase
[ Done During Filming Films Most Ruined Were]
Roll on, deep and dark blue ocean, roll. Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain. Man marks the earth with ruin, but his control stops with the shore. Lord Byron
[ Blue Control Dark Deep Earth Fleets His Man Marks Ocean Over Roll Ruin Shore Stops Sweep Ten Thee Thousand Vain]
If you have an impulse, not if you're going to ruin someone elses' scene, if you have an impulse of a funny little add-on or taking something in a weird direction, try it. Rachel Dratch
[ Direction Funny Going Impulse Little Ruin Scene Someone Something Taking Try Weird]
So a failed movie is not going to ruin my career. Vincent D'Onofrio
[ Career Failed Going Movie Ruin]
Social security, bank account, and credit card numbers aren't just data. In the wrong hands they can wipe out someone's life savings, wreck their credit and cause financial ruin. Melissa Bean
[ Account Bank Card Cause Credit Data Financial Hands Just Life Numbers Out Ruin Savings Security Social Someone Their Wipe Wreck Wrong]
Italians come to ruin most generally in three ways, women, gambling, and farming. My family chose the slowest one. Pope John XXIII
[ Chose Come Family Farming Gambling Generally Italians Most Ruin Slowest Three Ways Women]