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J. B. Priestley
English novelist, playwright and scriptwriter 1894-1984
I have always been delighted at the prospect of a new day, a fresh try, one more start, with perhaps a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning...
American church figure and author 1951-
Sensing the carelessness and one-sidedness of our prayers, we start to feel guilty about praying. Guilt leads to faint-heartedness and that in turn leads to prayerlessness.Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
Jamaican reggae singer-songwriter, vocalist and musician 1945-
A lot of things encouraged me to start my label. I think it's very important for an artist to know how many records they've sold and where they've sold. I know that I have never been treated the way I'm supposed to be treated - like an artist. That's why I do things for myself. I feel like I'm a free man.
American writer 1899-1961
All things truly wicked start from an innocence.
French sociologist, philosopher and cultural theorist 1929-2007
If everything is perfect, language is useless. This is true for animals. If animals don't speak, it's because everything's perfect for them. If one day they start to speak, it will be because the world has lost a certain sort of perfection.
Harold S. Geneen
American Accountant, Industrialist, CEO, ITT 1910-
It's better to take over and build upon an existing business than to start a new one.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
The man who goes alone can start today; but he who travels with another must wait till that other is ready, and it may be a long time before they get off.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
American writer 1896-1940
Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist but the ability to start over.
American speaker, lifestyle coach, and author 1935-
''Now'' is the operative word. Everything you put in your way is just a method of putting off the hour when you could actually be doing your dream. You don't need endless time and perfect conditions. Do it now. Do it today. Do it for twenty minutes and watch your heart start beating.
American recording artist, film composer, songwriter and producer 1978-
A Deap Vally renaissance is going to begin next year and will be our focus for the start of 2013. They will blow the cobwebs off a music scene that has become just a little bit stale.
American writer on literature, philosophy and society 1883-1969
A joke is not a thing but a process, a trick you play on the listener's mind. You start him off toward a plausible goal, and then by a sudden twist you land him nowhere at all or just where he didn't expect to go.
American celebrity chef and restaurateur 1964-
A molcajete is a stone mortar and pestle from Mexico. They're great for grinding spices and making salsa and guacamole because they give everything a nice coarse and rustic feel. I've never collected anything, but I think I might start collecting these because each one is decorated differently.
American businesswoman, investor, speaker and consultant 1949-
A whopping 89 percent of buyers start their home search online. How your house looks online is the modern equivalent of 'curb appeal.' Rent a wide-angle lens and good lighting, get rid of your clutter and post at least eight great photos to win the beauty contest.
Bryce Dallas Howard
American actress and filmmaker 1981-
Actors create a fantastic lifestyle thinking they're going to be able to maintain it. Then they can't get work or have to start taking work that doesn't suit them.
English American author 1954-
Aim to write for an hour per day. I used to be a teacher, and an hour a day before school was all it took for me to write my first book. Don't get discouraged if a holiday or illness interrupts your writing habit. Just start it up again.