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Chinese-American Actor, Director, Author, Martial Artist 1940-1973+1
Obey the principles without being bound by them.
English playwright and poet 1564-1616+1
There is a tide in the affairs of men, which taken at the flood, leads on to fortune; Omitted, all the voyage of their life is bound by shallows and in misery.
'Noah' doesn't merely get the story wrong; like all Biblical adaptations, it's bound to do that (although some aspects of the film are out and out ridiculous). It gets the morality of the story wrong, and in the process turns God into Gaia and morality into radical deep green environmentalism.
German - Austrian writer 1898-19560
A man who strains himself on the stage is bound, if he is any good, to strain all the people sitting in the stalls.
Fawn M. Brodie
American historian and biographer 1915-19810
A man's memory is bound to be a distortion of his past in accordance with his present interests, and the most faithful autobiography is likely to mirror less what a man was than what he has become.
English essayist 1775-18340
A pun is not bound by the laws which limit nicer wit. It is a pistol let off at the ear; not a feather to tickle the intellect.
A very sensitive person in this stupid world is bound to become mad.... Only meditation can save him from becoming mad.
American attorney, soldier, writer, and Freemason 1809-18910
Above all things let us never forget that mankind constitutes one great brotherhood; all born to encounter suffering and sorrow, and therefore bound to sympathize with each other.
English poet, novelist and librarian 1922-19850
Above all, though, children are linked to adults by the simple fact that they are in process of turning into them. For this they may be forgiven much. Children are bound to be inferior to adults, or there is no incentive to grow up.
Russian-born American Poet, Critic 1940-0
After all, it is hard to master both life and work equally well. So if you are bound to fake one of them, it had better be life.
After the revolution, let us hope, prisons simply would not exist - if by prisons we mean places that could be experienced by the men and women in them at all as every place that goes by that name now is bound to be experienced.Source: We cannot live without our lives
American baseball player 1925-0
Anyone who is popular is bound to be disliked.
Baseball people are generally allergic to new ideas; it took years to persuade them to put numbers on uniforms, and it is the hardest thing in the world to get Major League Baseball to change anythingâ€”even spikes on a new pair of shoesâ€”but they will eventually...they are bound to.Source: In 1954
St. Thomas Aquinas
Italian Dominican friar and Catholic priest 1225-12740
Because philosophy arises from awe, a philosopher is bound in his way to be a lover of myths and poetic fables. Poets and philosophers are alike in being big with wonder.
Besides paid white laborers, there was everywhere a class of white servants bound without wages for a term of years, and a more miserable class of Negro slaves.