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I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.
I have made the tough decisions, always with an eye toward the bottom line. Perhaps it's time America was run like a business.
I shall never be ashamed of citing a bad author if the line is good.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
One always dies too soon or too late. And yet, life is there, finished: the line is drawn, and it must all be added up. You are nothing other than your life.
If all the ways I have been along were marked on a map and joined up with a line, it might represent a minotaur.
Fans are my favorite thing in the world. I've never been the type of artist who has that line drawn between their friends and their fans. The line's always been really blurred for me. I'll hang out with them after the show. I'll hang out with them before the show. If I see them in the mall, I'll stand there and talk to them for 10 minutes.
If the Union is once severed, the line of separation will grow wider and wider, and the controversies which are now debated and settled in the halls of legislation will then be tried in fields of battle and determined by the sword.
Duty - that which sternly impels us in the direction of profit, along the line of desire.
Frank and explicit - that is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and confuse the minds of others.
You must consider the bottom line, but make it integrity before profits.
What is straight? A line can be straight, or a street, but the human heart, oh, no, it's curved like a road through mountains.
I do have my ducks in line if I want to do it, but I'd love to see the Republicans pick somebody that was going to win and take over this country and frankly, to use the expression, 'Make America great again.'
Our mind is capable of passing beyond the dividing line we have drawn for it. Beyond the pairs of opposites of which the world consists, other, new insights begin.
I'm bored with that line. I never use it anymore. My new line is 'In 15 minutes everybody will be famous.'
The supreme accomplishment is to blur the line between work and play.
Arnold J. Toynbee
There is much good luck in the world, but it is luck. We are none of us safe. We are children, playing or quarrelling on the line.
E. M. Forster
Through loyalty to the past, our mind refuses to realize that tomorrow's joy is possible only if today's makes way for it; that each wave owes the beauty of its line only to the withdrawal of the preceding one.
It is of great use to the sailor to know the length of his line, though he cannot with it fathom all the depths of the ocean.
I had crossed the line. I was free; but there was no one to welcome me to the land of freedom. I was a stranger in a strange land.
A line will take us hours maybe; Yet if it does not seem a moment's thought, our stitching and unstitching has been naught.
William Butler Yeats
The bottom line in the Christian life is obedience and most people don't even like the word.
The media need superheroes in science just as in every sphere of life, but there is really a continuous range of abilities with no clear dividing line.
A stand-up comic is judged by every line. Singers get applause at the end of their song no matter how bad they are.
I realized that comedians of the day were operating on jokes and punch lines. The moment you say the punch line, the audience either laughs sincerely or they laugh automatically or they don't laugh. The thing that bothered me was that automatic laugh. I said, that's not real laughter.
Wise are those who learn that the bottom line doesn't always have to be their top priority.
William Arthur Ward
The writing is important, but the way you say the line and the pause you give it, the facial expression - all of that is very important.
The moving finger writes, and having written moves on. Nor all thy piety nor all thy wit, can cancel half a line of it.
The young think that failure is the Siberian end of the line, banishment from all the living, and tend to do what I then did - which was to hide.
James A. Baldwin
Motivation is everything. You can do the work of two people, but you can't be two people. Instead, you have to inspire the next guy down the line and get him to inspire his people.
I was training to be an electrician. I suppose I got wired the wrong way round somewhere along the line.
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