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If you have an important point to make, don't try to be subtle or clever. Use a pile driver. Hit the point once. Then come back and hit it again. Then hit it a third time - a tremendous whack.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood.
It takes tremendous discipline to control the influence, the power you have over other people's lives.
There is hardly any activity, any enterprise, which is started out with such tremendous hopes and expectations, and yet which fails so regularly, as love.
There's a tremendous difference between alone and lonely. You could be lonely in a group of people. I like being alone. I like eating by myself. I go home at night and just watch a movie or hang out with my dog. I have to exert myself and really say, oh God, I've got to see my friends 'cause I'm too content being by myself.
I admit, I have a tremendous sex drive. My boyfriend lives forty miles away.
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
R. Buckminster Fuller
Because of its tremendous solemnity death is the light in which great passions, both good and bad, become transparent, no longer limited by outward appearences.
Science is always discovering odd scraps of magical wisdom and making a tremendous fuss about its cleverness.
It is a tremendous act of violence to begin anything. I am not able to begin. I simply skip what should be the beginning.
Rainer Maria Rilke
Many men owe the grandeur of their lives to their tremendous difficulties.
Politically there were failures. And also on the personal level, there were tremendous failures.
Business is not just doing deals; business is having great products, doing great engineering, and providing tremendous service to customers. Finally, business is a cobweb of human relationships.
People that are really very weird can get into sensitive positions and have a tremendous impact on history.
My father's death, my move, and my frightening and difficult delivery created a tremendous amount of stress, pain, and sadness for me. I was practically devastated beyond recovery.
Most men are very attached to the idea of being male, and usually experience a lot of fear and insecurity around the idea of being a man. Most women are very identified with their gender, and also experience a tremendous amount of fear and insecurity.
Tremendous amounts of talent are lost to our society just because that talent wears a skirt.
I often find myself privately stewing about much British art, thinking that except for their tremendous gardens, that the English are not primarily visual artists, and are, in nearly unsurpassable ways, literary.
There is a tremendous range of children with a PDD label.
I really don't have tremendous political ambition. I have policy ambition.
It takes tremendous will to compete in any athletic endeavor, so it meant going to bed early and getting my homework done in advance. I had to sacrifice things, like a social life, to be a skater at 15. But I loved skating so much that it was worth everything to me.
I felt a tremendous sadness for men who can't deal with a woman of their own age.
A tremendous number of people in America work very hard at something that bores them. Even a rich man thinks he has to go down to the office everyday. Not because he likes it but because he can't think of anything else to do.
W. H. Auden
Sometimes when I consider what tremendous consequences come from little things, I am tempted to think there are no little things.
I think George Allen from Virginia was a distinguished governor, he's a distinguished senator and head of the Senatorial Campaign Committee and won some significant victories. He is a very attractive guy and would make a tremendous president.
We have an incredible warrior class in this country - people in law enforcement, intelligence - and I thank God every night we have them standing fast to protect us from the tremendous amount of evil that exists in the world.
I wanted to be a teacher, but I was a lousy student, one of the slowest readers. It was a tremendous struggle. But I'm lucky I had some teachers who saw something in me.
I have witnessed the tremendous energy of the masses. On this foundation it is possible to accomplish any task whatsoever.
Lincoln had a tremendous capacity for personal growth - more than any other American President.
Henry Louis Gates
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