Quotes: losing

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  • Candice Glover
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    Love is one of my favorite things to talk about. Every song will be about losing it or finding it, seeing a guy and not knowing if you want to tell him how you feel yet. I guess I'm a hopeless romantic.
  • Booth Tarkington
    Booth Tarkington
    American novelist and dramatist 1869-1946
    Booth Tarkington
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    Major Amberson had made a fortune in 1873, when other people were losing fortunes, and the magnificence of the Ambersons began then.
  • Flannery O'Connor
    Flannery O'Connor
    American writer and essayist 1925-1964
    Flannery O'Connor
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    Manners are of such great consequence to the novelist that any kind will do. Bad manners are better than no manners at all, and because we are losing our customary manners, we are probably overly conscious of them; this seems to be a condition that produces writers.
  • Mahatma Gandhi
    Mahatma Gandhi
    Indian politician 1917-1985
    Mahatma Gandhi
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    Men say I am a saint losing himself in politics. That fact is that I am a politician trying my hardest to become a saint.
  • Bonnie Tyler
    Bonnie Tyler
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    My mother, who died aged 82, had Alzheimer's. Losing your memory is bad enough, but everything shuts down. You can't remember how to eat or go to the toilet. It's a terrible disease and so distressing to watch it take over someone you love.
  • Bruce Dickinson
    Bruce Dickinson
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    My son is in a band, and he's a singer, and his vocals... they're screaming-growling stuff... and he's got a pretty reasonable voice. Yet he practices really hard to get the screaming-growling thing without losing that voice every five minutes. So I'm, like, 'Hats off to you.'
  • Bill Tilden
    Bill Tilden
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    Never change a winning game; always change a losing one.
  • Marie Beyon Ray
    Marie Beyon Ray
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    No one grows old by living. Only by losing interest in living.
  • Art Rooney
    Art Rooney
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    Nobody feels any worse than I do about losing.
  • Barbara Bush
    Barbara Bush
    American First Lady 1925-
    Barbara Bush
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    Nobody likes a child to die or losing an election.
  • Boy George
    Boy George
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    Part of me looks at the gay movement now and worries that we're losing our individuality.
  • Orson Welles
    Orson Welles
    American film maker 1915-1985
    Orson Welles
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    People are losing the capacity to listen to words or follow ideas.
  • Beah Richards
    Beah Richards
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    Race, what is that? Race is a competition, somebody winning and somebody losing. Blood doesn't run in races! Come on!
  • Benny Goodman
    Benny Goodman
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    Sometimes when you start losing detail, whether it's in music or in life, something as small as failing to be polite, you start to lose substance.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
    Aldous Huxley
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    Suppose it were perfectly certain that the life and fortune of each of us would some day depend upon our winning or losing a game of chess. Do you not think that we should all consider it to be our primary duty to learn at least the names of the pieces and how to position them on the chessboard?