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I knew I couldn't live in America and I wasn't ready to move to Europe so I moved to an island off the coast of America - New York City .
~By Spalding Gray ~


Never had there been such an attempt to make conquest the servant of civilization. About keeping India there is no question. England has a real duty there.
~By Goldwin Smith ~


I find it difficult to believe that God would want us to strip the courts of their powers to interpret the laws of this land, albeit with the divergent opinions. I shudder that my colleagues do not understand the dynamics of the Federal judiciary.
~By Alcee Hastings ~


I cannot lead you into battle. I do not give you laws or administer justice but I can do something else - I can give my heart and my devotion to these old islands and to all the peoples of our brotherhood of nations.
~By Elizabeth II ~


Indeed, we are privileged to have been afforded the opportunity to study Nature and to follow our own thoughts and inspirations in a time of relative tranquillity and in a land with a generous and forward-looking government.
~By Sidney Altman ~


Until 1914 I loved to travel; I often went to Italy and once spent a few months in India. Since then I have almost entirely abandoned travelling, and I have not been outside of Switzerland for over ten years.
~By Herman Hesse ~


I've walked a lot in the mountains in Iceland. And as you come to a new valley, as you come to a new landscape, you have a certain view. If you stand still, the landscape doesn't necessarily tell you how big it is. It doesn't really tell you what you're looking at. The moment you start to move the mountain starts to move.
~By Olafur Eliasson ~


You can't plan for the future, because some guy's going to land in a spaceship with three heads and a big beak and take over everything.
~By Paul Kantner ~


I say there is not more happiness for me than the freedom of my Homeland.
~By Islom Karimov ~


Well, I've always thought that my career was in England, really. I used to do more in the theatre, and I felt that I should be there. It's not far is it? It's amazing the way that special FX have taken a quantum leap in what they're capable of doing.
~By Albert Finney ~


Of all the bewildering things about a new country, the absence of human landmarks is one of the most depressing and disheartening.
~By Willa Cather ~


Last summer a second unit production crew went to France and shot scenes for several of this season's episodes. They shot costumed actors in and around real castles and landmarks, we couldn't possibly have duplicated here in Hollywood.
~By Vic Morrow ~


I'm a schoolteacher. That's even worse than being an intellectual. Schoolteachers are not only comic, they're often cold and hungry in this richest land on earth.
~By Joseph L. Mankiewicz ~


There will be no support in the island of Ireland for building a nuclear power station.
~By Peter Hain ~


After the departure of the land parties, I embarked with six men on thursday, the 21st april, on board my newly made boat and began the descent of the river.
~By William Henry Ashley ~


I love drugs, but I hate hangovers, and the hatred of the hangover wins by a landslide every time.
~By Margaret Cho ~


If I write in my name to the agents of England and France residing in Asia and inform them that Japan is ready to make a commercial treaty with their countries, the number of steamers will be reduced from fifty to two or three.
~By Townsend Harris ~


You can't totally rebel, otherwise you have to go live on your own, on a desert island. It's as simple as that.
~By Patrick McGoohan ~


The people of England are the most enthusiastic in the world.
~By Benjamin Disraeli ~


They want us to give up another chunk of our tribal land. This is not the first time or the last time.
~By Sitting Bull ~


There are the manufacturing multitudes of England; they must have work, and find markets for their work; if machines and the Black Country are ugly, famine would be uglier still.
~By Goldwin Smith ~


The economy in Ireland has been rampaging ahead for the last 15 years. Barring an international, political or natural catastrophe, things can only get better for the Irish.
~By Eddie Murphy ~


I therefore declare, that if you wish any remission of the taxation which falls upon the homes of the people of England and Wales, you can only find it by reducing the great military establishments, and diminishing the money paid to fighting men in time of peace.
~By Richard Cobden ~


I have traveled the entire state and spent a lot of time out of doors. So I have known the landscape of the Columbia Basin for quite a while, and I have had this strong feeling about it for many years.
~By David Guterson ~


I think childhood is to everyone a lost land.
~By Dennis Potter ~


Hawaii has always been a very pivotal role in the Pacific. It is in the Pacific. It is a part of the United States that is an island that is right here.
~By Dan Quayle ~


The rain, which had continued yesterday and last night, ceased this morning. We then proceeded, and after passing two small islands about ten miles further, stopped for the night at Piper's landing, opposite another island.
~By Meriwether Lewis ~


I celebrated Thanksgiving in an old-fashioned way. I invited everyone in my neighborhood to my house, we had an enormous feast, and then I killed them and took their land.
~By Jon Stewart ~


I started off in England and very few people knew I was Australian. I mean, the clues were in the poems, but they didn't read them very carefully, and so for years and years I was considered completely part of the English poetry scene.
~By Peter Porter ~


That's one of the reasons I moved to Florida. Of course, the main reason is the weather and the training. But there's more jealousy in Switzerland because it's so little and they don't have so many athletes.
~By Martina Hingis ~


The Highlander was a documentary, and events happened in real time.
~By Dana Snyder ~


The New England conscience does not stop you from doing what you shouldn't-it just stops you from enjoying it.
~By Cleveland Amory ~


What I advise clients is, sell, pay the tax and be happy. Don't ask me to find a replacement unless it's land.
~By Mike Simpson ~


At the present moment the people of England are only three-quarters fed, and the result of this improvement in the export of our manufactures would be, that they would be entirely fed.
~By Joseph Hume ~


There is probably nothing wrong with art for art's sake if we take the phrase seriously, and not take it to mean the kind of poetry written in England forty years ago.
~By Allen Tate ~


We opened a design center in the South of England last year as part of our strategy for being close to our customers and developing innovative products for exciting new markets.
~By David Milne ~


Any landscape is a condition of the spirit.
~By Henri Frederic Amiel ~


It would be better that England should be free than that England should be compulsorily sober.
~By William Connor Magee ~


There's a lot of fantasy about what Scotland is, and the shortbread tins and that sort of thing.
~By Sean Connery ~


The guy who owned that island was from Oregon and he decided that he wanted to have an Oregon feeling to it, so he planted pine trees all over the place!
~By Christopher Atkins ~


People are always asking me what it's like to be Judy Garland's daughter. It's hard to be a legend's child.
~By Lorna Luft ~


I'm absolutely strict about it. When I land, I put my watch right, and I don't care what I feel like, I will go to bed at half past eleven. If that means going to bed early or late, that's what I live by. As soon as you get there, live by that time.
~By David Attenborough ~


I kiss the soil as if I placed a kiss on the hands of a mother, for the homeland is our earthly mother. I consider it my duty to be with my compatriots in this sublime and difficult moment.
~By Pope John Paul II ~


I've also worked hard portraying an Ireland which is fast disappearing. Ireland was a very depressed and difficult place in the 1980s, and I've tried to include that in the script. I worked really hard to find the heart of the book.
~By Neil Jordan ~


Never, never and never again shall it be that this beautiful land will again experience the oppression of one by another.
~By Nelson Mandela ~


I am in Boston right now, in fact, to do work at the New England Historical Genealogical Library, where I'm trying to finish up tracing my lineage back to the seventeenth century.
~By Rick Moody ~


Land bridges were everywhere during the extinction, many species were spreading, and there were many diseases.
~By Robert T. Bakker ~


There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate's loot on Treasure Island.
~By Walt Disney ~


The situation in the West Bank and Gaza involves a military occupation amid urban guerrilla warfare, analogous to the British security measures in Northern Island, that hopefully will end with a cease-fire.
~By Jack Schwartz ~


The event of the landing of these brethren upon our shores is to be, not without its beneficial effect, as well to the colored population of this country, as it promises to be to ill-fated Africa.
~By Lewis Tappan ~


I lived in a hotel across the street from Disneyland for a month.
~By Steve Cropper ~


This land may be profitable to those that will adventure it.
~By Henry Hudson ~


I haven't made up my mind about doing anymore Landover books.
~By Terry Brooks ~


To be famous, in fact, one has only to kill one's landlady.
~By Albert Camus ~


The current stage does not allow the entrance of everyone into a military conflict, however everyone must be ready for the day in which it might take place, as the Zionist enemy is planning to attack our people and to control our land once again.
~By Ahmed Yassin ~


If I wasn't bound to Brooklyn, due to my own personal reasons like taking care of my mother and the fact that this is where the band is based, I would probably move to Iceland.
~By Peter Steele ~


When I was in England doing Romeo and Juliet as a child star, I was interviewed by the British press, who are even more vicious and cruel than the Americans. So I have been extremely guarded ever since.
~By Claire Bloom ~


But they who give straight judgements to strangers and to those of the land and do not transgress what is just, for them the city flourishes and its people prosper.
~By Hesiod ~


Patenting and purchase of lands are absolutely vital to the health of Nevada's rural communities.
~By Jim Gibbons ~


Louisiana loses 30 miles a year off our coast. We lost 100 miles last year off our coast thanks to Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. We have lost a size of land equivalent to the entire state of Rhode Island.
~By Bobby Jindal ~


The poet laureate of England talked about murdering Jews on the West Bank.
~By Steven T. Katz ~


I live in Italy. I visit my family in Switzerland.
~By Ursula Andress ~


I pressed my father's hand and told him I would protect his grave with my life. My father smiled and passed away to the spirit land.
~By Chief Joseph ~


This man is freed from servile bands, Of hope to rise, or fear to fall; Lord of himself, though not of lands, And leaving nothing, yet hath all.
~By Lord Byron ~


The territorial state is such an ancient form of society - here in Europe it dates back thousands of years - that it is now protected by the sanctity of age and the glory of tradition. A strong religious feeling mingles with the respect and the devotion to the fatherland.
~By Christian Lous Lange ~


Ethiopia didn't just blow my mind; it opened my mind. Anyway, on our last day at this orphanage a man handed me his baby and said, 'Would you take my son with you?' He knew, in Ireland, that his son would live, and that in Ethiopia, his son would die.
~By Bono ~


Be careful about Burma. Most people cannot remember whether it was Siam and has become Thailand, or whether it is now part of Malaysia and should be called Sri Lanka.
~By Alexander Cockburn ~


Hawaii is the best form of comfort for me. When I die, I want to be cremated, and I want half my ashes spread in the Pacific around the island, the rest on the property.
~By Richard Pryor ~


Under the auspices of peace, our comprehensive renaissance will be built, and it will be a model for those who wish to emulate it in the greater Arab homeland.
~By King Hussein I ~


Whenever, then, the usual and ordinary rate of the profits of agricultural stock, and all the outgoings belonging to the cultivation of land, are together equal to the value of the whole produce, there can be no rent.
~By David Ricardo ~


The Oakland clubhouse is a wonderful place. A lot of these guys feel like rejects. They were rejects and they feel - they can tell you how baseball screwed up.
~By Michael Lewis ~


Such night in England ne'er had been, nor ne'er again shall be.
~By Thomas B. Macaulay ~


A self does not amount to much, but no self is an island; each exists in a fabric of relations that is now more complex and mobile than ever before.
~By Jean-Francois Lyotard ~


We were now back at Smith Landing, and fired with a desire to make another Buffalo expedition on which we should have ampler time and cover more than a mere corner of the range.
~By Ernest Thompson Seton ~


The best way to enhance freedom in other lands is to demonstrate here that our democratic system is worthy of emulation.
~By Jimmy Carter ~


My father was in the coal business in West Virginia. Both dad and mother were, however, originally from Massachusetts; New England, to them, meant the place to go if you really wanted an education.
~By John Knowles ~


Since Sven Goran Eriksson took over, England have been fantastic.
~By Franz Beckenbauer ~


If I were an American, as I am an Englishman, while a foreign troop was landed in my country, I never would lay down my arms never never never!
~By William Pitt ~


We're betting, at this place and this time, we have people ready for change in the state of Maryland.
~By Bob Ehrlich ~


Our New England climate is mild and equable compared with that of the Platte.
~By Francis Parkman ~


The United States is a giant island of freedom, achievement, wealth and prosperity in a world hostile to our values.
~By Phyllis Schlafly ~


Even with, or perhaps, because of, this background, I have over the past few years sensed a very dramatic change in attitude on the part of Prince Edward Islanders towards the on-going rush for so-called modernization.
~By Alex Campbell ~


Manhattan is a narrow island off the coast of New Jersey devoted to the pursuit of lunch.
~By Raymond Sokolov ~


Continuity is one of the things I like about New England.
~By Tracy Kidder ~


The same undisciplined government spending and social engineering that has undermined our economy over the past 30 years has also been tearing at the social fabric of this land.
~By Stockwell Day ~


We played some gigs in Switzerland a couple of weeks ago and it was the first time I really felt the group was really a band in the sense of something I could write for.
~By Fred Frith ~


We want all the Palestinians back in their homeland, and then there can be a fair referendum for people to choose the form of state they want. Whoever gets the majority can rule.
~By Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani ~


They believed that Britain was in Ireland defending their own interests, therefore the Irish had the right to use violence to put them out. My argument was that that type of thinking was out of date.
~By John Hume ~


You seem in England to be entirely ignorant of the temper of our people.
~By Peter Oliver ~


American troops have not only occupied Ulster but are arriving in increasing numbers in England.
~By John Amery ~


While some of them acknowledge the obligation of natural morality in their mode of conducting their cases, and preserve their individual character as gentlemen, there are others who acknowledge no law, human or divine, but the law of Scotland.
~By George Combe ~


Gleason used to rack balls for me when he was a kid in Brooklyn and in Long Island.
~By Minnesota Fats ~


When I look back at The Judy Garland Show, I have such mixed feelings. It broke my mother's heart when they canceled it.
~By Lorna Luft ~


We are a conquering race. We must obey our blood and occupy new markets and if necessary new lands.
~By Albert J. Beveridge ~


If people really liked to work, we'd still be plowing the land with sticks and transporting goods on our backs.
~By William Feather ~


The site I landed on feels much more isolated than it really is; it's almost magical. Within its limited radius, there was a whole range of the local ecology.
~By Martin Puryear ~


If you're a Conservative, why aren't you behind conserving the land?
~By Ken Kesey ~


The constitutions of Maryland and New York are founded in higher wisdom.
~By Ezra Stiles ~


After moving to England I did some recording and eventually formed an English band, this was together for quite a few years with only a keyboard replacement. The band had no name, just my name.
~By Suzi Quatro ~


The problem with Ireland is that it's a country full of genius, but with absolutely no talent.
~By Hugh Leonard ~

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