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A fact is like a sack - it won't stand up if it's empty. To make it stand up, first you have to put in it all the reasons and feelings that caused it in the first place.
~By Luigi Pirandello ~


A woman has two smiles that an angel might envy, the smile that accepts a lover before words are uttered, and the smile that lights on the first born babe, and assures it of a mother's love.
~By Thomas Chandler Haliburton ~


I grew up in France, my first language was French, and I tend to gravitate towards French cooking.
~By Robert Stack ~


I've always put my family first and that's just the way it is.
~By Jamie Lee Curtis ~


I think the first album cover was considered most provocative. I think that contributed a great deal.
~By Julie London ~


It is not secret here in Congress we have not had the discipline in many instances to keep our hands out of the cookie jar of Social Security. Now to stop this I propose that in the future that Congress cannot get its hands on the money in the first place.
~By Jeff Miller ~


What happens to me is that I am first and foremost a film geek.
~By Guillermo del Toro ~


The coward wretch whose hand and heart Can bear to torture aught below, Is ever first to quail and start From the slightest pain or equal foe.
~By Bertrand Russell ~


My family really does come first. It always did and always will.
~By Meryl Streep ~


I know that I'm going to have to work hard, keep working hard, and not because of this victory think, "I'm back." I don't think like that. I'll definitely work hard. Things are not going to be easy. I might lose first round next week. You never know.
~By Kim Clijsters ~


The first symptom of love in a young man is timidity; in a girl boldness.
~By Victor Hugo ~


Do the hard jobs first. The easy jobs will take care of themselves.
~By Dale Carnegie ~


But so long as we can keep this crew of fantastic people together and can continue to make real breakthrough films in this category, as well as characters that stay true to what we've done in this first film, I'd be more than happy to be a part of it.
~By Brandon Routh ~


Well, the first thing to say is that we've worked hard to maintain compatibility, so that any program written with an earlier version of Mathematica can run without change in 3.0, and any notebook can be converted.
~By Stephen Wolfram ~


Labor is prior to, and independent of, capital. Capital is only the fruit of labor, and could never have existed if labor had not first existed. Labor is the superior of capital, and deserves much the higher consideration.
~By Abraham Lincoln ~


My idea was to go to Vienna to study conducting and perhaps play in an orchestra first, so I thought before I got to Vienna I could do with a little training in Paris.
~By Harry Mathews ~


Every noble work is at first impossible.
~By Thomas Carlyle ~


The mark of a true crush... is that you fall in love first and grope for reasons afterward.
~By Shana Alexander ~


Nothing was a style first. Everything started as an idea. A guy did something with an idea. Someone copied him. Some copied all of them and it became trendy and then it became a style.
~By Bill Laswell ~


I notice that teams are now more interested in Japanese players than when I first went to Europe.
~By Hidetoshi Nakata ~


The absurd is the essential concept and the first truth.
~By Albert Camus ~


To put that into some perspective, when Bill Clinton and Al Gore had first taken the idea of the Kyoto Protocol up to the Congress, the United States Senate voted it down 95 to nothing.
~By Christine Todd Whitman ~


I believe so, but at first he must know. He must know in which spirit Beethoven has composed this piece. He must try to study that. And he must find out in which station of life of Beethoven he did.
~By Kurt Masur ~


Michael Giles the first drummer of King Crimson, never agreed to the name King Crimson. But then, if you'd knew Michael, you would know he didn't agree to the album cover either. So maybe Michael didn't agree to the point of definition with many things.
~By Robert Fripp ~


If it's your job to eat a frog, it's best to do it first thing in the morning. And If it's your job to eat two frogs, it's best to eat the biggest one first.
~By Mark Twain ~


The first four months of writing the book, my mental image is scratching with my hands through granite. My other image is pushing a train up the mountain, and it's icy, and I'm in bare feet.
~By Mary Higgins Clark ~


Religion is not only a part of education, an element of humanity, but the center of everything else, always the first and the ultimate, the absolutely original.
~By Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel ~


When my first child was born in 1962, I wrote a letter to my grandfather telling him how happy I was but how concerned; concerned because there were so many visions which were not very good.
~By Harri Holkeri ~


Conquer we shall, but, we must first contend! It's not the fight that crowns us, but the end.
~By Robert Herrick ~


You must first clearly see a thing in your mind before you can do it.
~By Alex Morrison ~


When I first skated here, I definitely felt small out there because it is such a big surface.
~By Kristi Yamaguchi ~


I'm always reaching for something we really haven't done, and War of the Worlds has a lot of this sort of documentary look to it and first-person camera view that is a new thing for me. I've done some stuff like that before, but nothing like the extent of this and digitally.
~By Dennis Muren ~


I can't get my head around the fact that the technology of the first two movies, which are forty years prior to Star Wars, is so much better than any technology they had in Star Wars!
~By David Prowse ~


On the 27th we came to the Cascade Rapids. The first or Little Cascade has about two feet fall, the second or Grand Cascade, a mile farther, is about a six foot sheer drop.
~By Ernest Thompson Seton ~


You're an actor, are you? Well, all that means is: you are irresponsible, irrational, romantic, and incapable of handling an adult emotion or a universal concept without first reducing it to something personal, material, sensational - and probably sexual!
~By George Herman ~


The first misconception is that embryonic stem cell research is not legal. The fact is, embryonic stem cell research is completely legal. Research on embryonic stem cells has taken place for years.
~By Virginia Foxx ~


Bob Dylan did the first really long record - Like A Rolling Stone - I think it was four minutes.
~By Pete Townshend ~


In the beginning, everybody that gets to work with me, thinks I'm nice. But three weeks later, they hear a bell ringing. Then they realise I meant everything I said during that first week. It's not my fault people are not taking me serious from the first moment.
~By Andrew Eldritch ~


Music, I feel, must be emotional first and intellectual second.
~By Maurice Ravel ~


Anytime I hear that somebody's really rich, the first question is, 'Do you do anything with it? Or do you, like, chill? You just sit on it?'
~By Kristen Stewart ~


I was aware that there is an expectation that writers inevitably falter at this stage, that they fail to live up to the promise of their first successful book, that the next book never pleases the way the prior one did. It simply increased my sense of being challenged.
~By David Guterson ~


I better make the plot good. I wanted to make it grip people on the first page and have a big turning point in the middle, as there is, and construct the whole thing like a roller coaster ride.
~By Mark Haddon ~


First, we did rank everybody by risk, and New York comes out number one.
~By Michael Chertoff ~


First of all, I am not an expert on matters on different economic systems, but in my normal social intercourse with my friends we discussed matters like that.
~By Julius Rosenberg ~


I believe that science fiction is as profound as you want it to be or it can be very simple entertainment, and I'm all for very simple entertainment. Every now and then we all need to come home, veg-out, watch something and not think too deeply about it. It's what you want it to be. We tend to steer clear of being pedantic; it's entertainment first, otherwise we'd be on a lecture circuit.
~By Joe Flanigan ~


Connecticut's first responders and defense workers work every day to help us achieve these goals.
~By Christopher Dodd ~


And at home in the United States we found continued and increased persecution, first of leaders of the Communist Party, and then of all honest anti-fascists.
~By Paul Robeson ~


I haven't yet figured out how I was made first captain, because I was not an outstanding student. I was an adequate student.
~By William Westmoreland ~


Having the opportunity to fly the first flight of something like a space shuttle was the ultimate test flight.
~By Robert Crippen ~


To teach a child an instrument without first giving him preparatory training and without developing singing, reading and dictating to the highest level along with the playing is to build upon sand.
~By Zoltan Kodaly ~


The first nine albums there was never a Synthesiser, never any Orchestra. There was never any other player except us on the albums.
~By Brian May ~


I would have to work on the song and figure out how they wanted the song done, because they're such high-intensity songs. We figure that out first, then I go back and listen to it and go over and rehearse stuff with it and try to get a feel for the words.
~By Tom Araya ~


Making duplicate copies and computer printouts of things no one wanted even one of in the first place is giving America a new sense of purpose.
~By Andy Rooney ~


If bread is the first necessity of life, recreation is a close second.
~By Edward Bellamy ~


There are a lot of people who influenced me, nurtured me, helped me along the way. But I can just recall looking back, the first time I got my baseball glove. Put it on the wrong hand, all those kind of things.
~By Dave Winfield ~


Baseball is a game of race, creed, and color. The race is to first base. The creed is the rules of the game. The color? Well, the home team wears white uniforms, and the visiting team wears gray.
~By Joe Garagiola ~


My first tour I was on the road for 18 months. You're just out there promoting.
~By Taylor Dayne ~


My first show sold within the first 3 minutes, and I came back to the studio and spent the next two and a half years making almost nothing.
~By Anish Kapoor ~


When you do find humor in trying times, one of the first and most important changes you experience is that you see your perplexing problems in a new way - you suddenly have a new perspective on them.
~By Allen Klein ~


We were the laughingstock of that first season... It was with great relish several years later that I received a TV Guide award for favorite actress on television.
~By Roma Downey ~


The first Superman film took up a huge chunk of our lives, but it was a wonderful time for us. We were young, my daughter was little, we were filming in London for a year, so we became like a close family.
~By Margot Kidder ~


My first Top of the Pops I didn't want to do. I was terrified. I'd never done television before. Seeing the video afterwards was like watching myself die.
~By Kate Bush ~


Good stories flow like honey. Bad stories stick in the craw. A bad story? One that cannot be absorbed on the first time of reading.
~By Arthur Christiansen ~


The Japanese campaign involves therefore two great uncertainties; first, whether Russia will come in though we think that will be all right; and second, when and how S-1 will resolve itself.
~By Henry L. Stimson ~


That was our first major tour and we got a chance to play in front of like 5000 people every day so it was like a Rock and Roll boot camp for us really, we learned a lot and made a lot of good friends.
~By Adam Rich ~


My first occupation was to map the country.
~By John H. Speke ~


I kind of discovered my voice for the first time, and the more I did it, the better it got.
~By Krist Novoselic ~


The first Broadway show I ever heard was the recording of Carousel, and it was a very vivid experience.
~By Bernadette Peters ~


If we were really tough on crime, we'd do more to stop it from happening in the first place.
~By Carrie P. Meek ~


What you want to do is, you want to get away from people being afraid to show their work, which is the first thing, because they don't want to be shot down.
~By Dennis Muren ~


I went to Vietnam; it was my first assignment as a reporter for the UPI, and I never could get away from the war.
~By Neil Sheehan ~


In his first 100 days, Mr. Obama has put the fate of his presidency in the hands of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. He may come to regret that decision.
~By Karl Rove ~


The first thing you've got to remember is that it's your clients' money you're spending.
~By Richard M. Hunt ~


When we first began and I was 14, my influences were the stuff that was in my parent's record collection like Deep Purple and Led Zeppelin.
~By Daniel Johns ~


Washington is a very easy city for you to forget where you came from and why you got there in the first place.
~By Harry S. Truman ~


To me, success was not having to have a boss and not having a day job. I've been living my own version of success since the early '90s when I first got signed. I haven't had a job since then.
~By Juliana Hatfield ~


First of all, it was such an honor to be chosen. You had to be voted in by players and coaches that time. But having it in Hawai'i was a brilliant idea.
~By Dan Fouts ~


I was thinking about what I wanted to write next, after my first novel, and had decided that I wanted to write a story with a lot of strong female characters in it.
~By Joan D. Vinge ~


Let me first say that I don't think the millennium target of cutting global poverty in half is an impossible or abstract target. I think it is a real and achievable goal.
~By Gro Harlem Brundtland ~


It's hard for me to imagine that some people in the CIA who had firsthand knowledge would be unable to recognize that this would be helpful information for a soldier's death.
~By Christopher Shays ~


The care of human life and happiness, and not their destruction, is the first and only object of good government.
~By Thomas Jefferson ~


Love was not in it for me at first. I dated guys because of the way they looked. And then I began to learn that it's what's inside that counts. Love to me now is understanding. It's giving.
~By Crystal Waters ~


The first day was memorable for me. I walked into this studio with these giant eyes, slowly met everybody and got to see the story boards and sketches of our characters. I got the see the sets and was just amazed that all this was to be something we all were going to be part of for almost a year.
~By Kyle Schmid ~


I'll never forget that first night with the team. Going to the ballpark on the bus was the hardest 30 minutes of my life. I had to walk down that aisle between all the players. I really didn't know too much about the Detroit Tigers at that time.
~By Al Kaline ~


There certainly have been a lot of changes, although they come in such gradations that most people have either forgotten, or, if they're too young, they never knew about them in the first place.
~By John Saxon ~


When I came for the first time to the United States, visiting, I was absolutely fascinated by New York.
~By Milos Forman ~


Beanie and Cecil was the first cartoon I remember watching and I think there are analogies.
~By Joel Hodgson ~


First love is only a little foolishness and a lot of curiosity.
~By George Bernard Shaw ~


It's important for moms to have alone time. However, that's the first thing that goes on a busy day. Fortunately for me, because of my job, I have to find the time to do it. At least that's the way my mind sees it.
~By Cindy Crawford ~


It was at Bell Labs that I first made direct contact with real semiconductor experts and thus began to fully understand what amazing materials they were and what they could do.
~By Robert B. Laughlin ~


First off, the crude oil market, unlike every other commodity in America, is virtually unregulated.
~By Peter DeFazio ~


I consider myself as a singer first, but something that really helped me come into my own is that there's not a separation between me singing and me playing the guitar. The two fed off the other.
~By Shawn Colvin ~


I'd rather have a hundred thousand or a million people saying I'm nuts and I'm crazy for my musical choices and what I've said lyrically, than a million people all raising their hand on the first day.
~By Chuck D. ~


As a person, I'm pretty much the same except that I've come to terms with who my real friends and supporters are. I don't get particularly friendly with new people at first go.
~By Sanjay Dutt ~


My first plan of escape having failed, I now determined upon another.
~By Buffalo Bill ~


Xenophobia manifests itself especially against civilizations and cultures that are weak because they lack economic resources, means of subsistence or land. So nomadic people are the first targets of this kind of aggression.
~By Antonio Tabucchi ~


The challenge for me has first been to see things as they are, whether a portrait, a city street, or a bouncing ball. In a word, I have tried to be objective.
~By Berenice Abbott ~


In the first place I remark that no human law is perfect in its construction or execution.
~By Thomas Jordan Jarvis ~


The running across the field thing, that was the first scene we shot in the movie. We asked the audience to stay for the scene, and 37,000 people stayed.
~By Jimmy Fallon ~


The nature of peoples is first crude, then severe, then benign, then delicate, finally dissolute.
~By Giambattista Vico ~

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