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A. E. Housman
British poet 1859-1936
Now, of my threescore years and ten,
Twenty will not come again,
And take from seventy springs a score,
It only leaves me fifty more.
And since to look at things in bloom
Fifty springs are little room,
About the woodlands I will go
To see the cherry hung with snow.Source: A Shropshire Lad (1896) No. 2, st. 2-3
American politician and member 1948-
Obama made his no-new-taxes pledge over and over again four years ago as he campaigned. Not only has he repeatedly and blatantly violated it, but his policies have relentlessly assaulted poor and middle-income family budgets.
American attorney and politician 1938-
Obviously I wouldn't have said that three or four years ago in the midst of it. But I really believe that. It's been a marvelous and important experience.
American politician and actor 1911-2004
Of the four wars in my lifetime, none came about because the U.S. was too strong.
Arnold J. Toynbee
British historian and author 1889-1975
Of the twenty-two civilizations that have appeared in history, nineteen of them collapsed when they reached the moral state the United States is in now.
Often the difference between a successful marriage and a mediocre one consists of leaving about three or four things a day unsaid.
British writer, historian 1828-1897
Oh, never mind the fashion. When one has a style of one's own, it is always twenty times better.
American actress and singer 1927-2017
On Saturday afternoons, there was a film, of course, and then we did about four shows between the films. And I would do a tap dance, a little military tap.
American singerer 1943-1970
On stage I make love to twenty five thousand people; and then I go home alone.
American Essayist 1934-
Once I get over maybe a hundred pages, I won't go back to page one, but I might go back to page fifty-five, or twenty, even. But then every once in a while I feel the need to go to page one again and start rewriting.
American politician and model 1924-2014
Once people have seen four or five Henry Moores, they will have a sense of great art.
American columnist 1918-
One out of four people in this country is mentally unbalanced. Think of your three closes friends; if they seem OK, then you're the one.
American church figure and author 1951-
One prayer routine that is balanced and easy to remember is found in the word ACTS, an acrostic whose four letters stand for adoration, confession, thanksgiving, and supplication.Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
French writer, journalist and playwright 1741-1794
Paris, a city of gaieties and pleasures, where four-fifths of the inhabitants die of grief. [About Paris]
Scottish actor and musician 1968-
People are scared to make something that doesn't look like another film that made a lot of money. It means we get 'Four Weddings And A Funeral' made again and again.
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