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There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting.
I am interested in anything about revolt, disorder, chaos-especially activity that seems to have no meaning. It seems to me to be the road toward freedom... Rather than starting inside, I start outside and reach the mental through the physical.
Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
You leave old habits behind by starting out with the thought, 'I release the need for this in my life'.
Political chaos is connected with the decay of language... one can probably bring about some improvement by starting at the verbal end.
The starting point of all achievement is desire.
Diplomats are just as essential to starting a war as soldiers are for finishing it... You take diplomacy out of war, and the thing would fall flat in a week.
Another term for preventive war is aggressive war - starting wars because someday somebody might do something to us. That is not part of the American tradition.
Even people on the liberal side are starting to worry about going off a fiscal cliff.
I think the thing we see is that as people are using video games more, they tend to watch passive TV a bit less. And so using the PC for the Internet, playing video games, is starting to cut into the rather unbelievable amount of time people spend watching TV.
Twitter is my bar. I sit at the counter and listen to the conversations, starting others, feeling the atmosphere.
There is only one day left, always starting over: it is given to us at dawn and taken away from us at dusk.
Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement.
W. Clement Stone
When you start with a portrait and search for a pure form, a clear volume, through successive eliminations, you arrive inevitably at the egg. Likewise, starting with the egg and following the same process in reverse, one finishes with the portrait.
China is starting an English-speaking television network around the world, Russia is, Al Jazeera. And the BBC is cutting back on its many language services around the world.
Arriving at one goal is the starting point to another.
Every new opinion, at its starting, is precisely in a minority of one.
No one lives long enough to learn everything they need to learn starting from scratch. To be successful, we absolutely, positively have to find people who have already paid the price to learn the things that we need to learn to achieve our goals.
War on the other hand is such a terrible thing, that no man, especially a Christian man, has the right to assume the responsibility of starting it.
Anyone who has ever looked into the glazed eyes of a soldier dying on the battlefield will think hard before starting a war.
Otto von Bismarck
People are starting to go on about my weight but I'm not going to change my size because they don't like the way I look.
This is my 25th year of being on stage. A lot of people who I kind of toed up to the starting line with are no longer in this position. I feel very, very lucky.
Change happens by listening and then starting a dialogue with the people who are doing something you don't believe is right.
With Google I'm starting to burn out on knowing the answer to everything. People in the year 2020 are going to be nostalgic for the sensation of feeling clueless.
At 35, I'm definitely starting to feel more like a grown-up than I ever have. There's nothing in my life that is childish or whimsical. Having fun is fantastic and I never want to lose a sense of that - and also, I think, you have to have that to put into your work or else it's going to feel stiff.
Every luxury must be paid for, and everything is a luxury, starting with being in this world.
Getting married and starting a family has been a lifelong goal and one that I have persevered through different paths up to it!
The only thing I really recommend, if you're starting out in stand-up is to not try to copy anybody else. You can be influenced by people. I was influenced by Steve Martin and Bob Newhart and Woody Allen, but I never tried to be someone else. I always tried to be myself. And the reason people are successful is they're unique.
Momentum? Momentum is the next day's starting pitcher.
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