Quotations on May
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We need international support so that our people live a life of normality, of dignity, of liberty and freedom. I hope that our cry for freedom may be heard.
- Mahmoud Abbas
(Keywords: Life, People, Hope, Dignity, Freedom, Liberty, May, Normality, Support)
May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most amazing view. May your mountains rise into and above the clouds.
- Edward Abbey
(Keywords: Clouds, Leading, May, Mountains)
I try to do the right thing at the right time. They may just be little things, but usually they make the difference between winning and losing.
- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
(Keywords: Time, Winning, Difference, Losing, May, Right)
The epic poet collaborates with the spirit of his time in the composition of his work. That is, if he is successful; the time may refuse to work with him, but he may not refuse to work with his time.
- Lascelles Abercrombie
(Keywords: Time, Work, Successful, May, Spirit)
You may be assured that we won't ever let your words die. Like the words of our Master, Jesus Christ, they will live in our minds and our hearts and in the souls of black men and white men, brown men and yellow men as long as time shall last.
- Ralph Abernathy
(Keywords: Men, Time, Christ, May, Will, Words)
But clearly the fact that we've gone from zero Iraqi security forces on duty in May to up to 200,000 today is an enormous accomplishment, but it's not enough.
- John Abizaid
(Keywords: Accomplishment, Duty, Fact, May, Security, Today)
Capturing any member of any terrorist cell or any insurgent cell that we may happen to come across is always very, very valuable, and the thing that interests me is that in most instances after a time people talk and they tell us what they know.
- John Abizaid
(Keywords: Time, People, May, Talk)
I always wondered what hearing one's own obituary might sound like, and I sort of feel like I may have just heard part of it at least.
- Spencer Abraham
(Keywords: Hearing, May, Sound)
I prefer the word 'homemaker' because 'housewife' always implies that there may be a wife someplace else.
- Bella Abzug
(Keywords: Wife, May, Word)
There are just certain things that turn my head. It may be a girl's sense of humor, it may be her wit, or her belief system; it could be a lot of different things.
- Jensen Ackles
(Keywords: Humor, Belief, May, Sense, Wit)
It is my intention to present - through the medium of photography - intuitive observations of the natural world which may have meaning to the spectators.
- Ansel Adams
(Keywords: Intention, May, Meaning, Photography, Present, World)
There are high spots in all of our lives and most of them have come about through encouragement from someone else. I don't care how great, how famous or successful a man or woman may be, each hungers for applause.
- George Matthew Adams
(Keywords: Successful, Applause, Care, Encouragement, Famous, Man, May, Woman)
Some day science may have the existence of mankind in power, and the human race can commit suicide by blowing up the world.
- Henry Brooks Adams
(Keywords: Science, Power, Day, Existence, Mankind, May, Race, Suicide, World)
I have accepted a seat in the House of Representatives, and thereby have consented to my own ruin, to your ruin, and to the ruin of our children. I give you this warning that you may prepare your mind for your fate.
- John Adams
(Keywords: Children, Fate, May, Mind, Ruin)
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
- John Adams
(Keywords: Politics, War, Liberty, Mathematics, May, Philosophy, Sons, Study)
Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.
- John Adams
(Keywords: Facts, May, State, Wishes)
If we may believe our logicians, man is distinguished from all other creatures by the faculty of laughter. He has a heart capable of mirth, and naturally disposed to it.
- Joseph Addison
(Keywords: Heart, Laughter, Man, May, Mirth)
He who would pass his declining years with honor and comfort, should, when young, consider that he may one day become old, and remember when he is old, that he has once been young.
- Joseph Addison
(Keywords: Comfort, Day, Honor, May, Old, Years)
We acknowledge but one motive - to follow the truth as we know it, whithersoever it may lead us; but in our heart of hearts we are well assured that the truth which has made us free, will in the end make us glad also.
- Mortimer Adler
(Keywords: Truth, Heart, End, May, Motive, Will)
Love you will find only where you may show yourself weak without provoking strength.
- Theodor Adorno
(Keywords: Love, Strength, May, Will)
Self-conceit may lead to self destruction.
(Keywords: Destruction, May, Self)
I'm not the type of guy who enjoys one-night stands. It leaves me feeling very empty and cynical. It's not even fun sexually. I need to feel something for the woman and entertain the vain hope that it may lead to a relationship.
- Ben Affleck
(Keywords: Hope, Feeling, Fun, May, Woman)
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
- Spiro T. Agnew
(Keywords: Women, Fools, May, Oceans, Will)
While everyone I work with may not share my beliefs, I have been surrounded by nothing but support.
- Clay Aiken
(Keywords: Work, Beliefs, May, Nothing, Support)
Now, an embryo may seem like some scientific or laboratory term, but, in fact, the embryo contains the unique information that defines a person.
- Todd Akin
(Keywords: Fact, Information, May, Now)
But if our hopes are betrayed, if we are forced to resist the invasion of our soil, and to defend our threatened homes, this duty, however hard it may be, will find us armed and resolved upon the greatest sacrifices.
- King Albert II
(Keywords: Duty, May, Will)
While one finds company in himself and his pursuits, he cannot feel old, no matter what his years may be.
- Amos Bronson Alcott
(Keywords: Company, May, Old, Years)
I can't help believing that these things that come from the subconscious mind have a sort of truth to them. It may not be a scientific truth, but it's psychological truth.
- Brian Aldiss
(Keywords: Truth, Help, May, Mind)
But however long you may have continued in rebellion, and how ever black and long the catalog of your sins, yet if you will now turn to God by a sincere repentance, and believe in the Lord Jesus Christ, you shall not be cast out.
- Archibald Alexander
(Keywords: God, Christ, May, Now, Rebellion, Repentance, Will)
If writers learn more from their books than do readers, perhaps I may have begun to learn.
- Lloyd Alexander
(Keywords: Books, May, Writers)
I don't worry about great visuals that they showed that weren't actually running on real hardware. It doesn't matter. Gamers don't make their purchase decisions based on movies that were shown in May for products that come out in March.
- J Allard
(Keywords: Movies, Decisions, Hardware, March, May, Running, Worry)
Even though some in our government may claim that civil liberties must be compromised in order to protect the public, we must be wary of what we are giving up in the name of fighting terrorism.
- Lucille Roybal Allard
(Keywords: Government, Civil liberties, Fighting, Giving, May, Name, Order, Public, Terrorism)
It will take a long time for women's effect on politics to register so that we may properly appraise it.
- Florence E. Allen
(Keywords: Politics, Time, Women, Effect, May, Will)
It is vital that the United States maintains open lines of communication with our allies. We must assure them of our commitment to eradicating global terrorism wherever it may reside or wherever it's given haven.
- George Allen
(Keywords: Commitment, Communication, May, Open, states, Terrorism, United)
Brains, integrity, and force may be all very well, but what you need today is Charm. Go ahead and work on your economic programs if you want to, I'll develop my radio personality.
- Gracie Allen
(Keywords: Work, Charm, Force, Integrity, May, Personality, Today, Want)
You cannot escape the results of your thoughts. Whatever your present environment may be, you will fall, remain or rise with your thoughts, your vision, your ideal. You will become as small as your controlling desire; as great as your dominant aspiration.
- James Lane Allen
(Keywords: Thoughts, Vision, Desire, Environment, May, Present, Results, Will)
I am very excited to be supporting one of the world's most visionary efforts to seek basic answers to some of the fundamental question about our universe and what other civilisations may exist elsewhere.
- Paul Allen
(Keywords: Answers, May, Question, Universe, World)
And more importantly, I wouldn't be the person I am today, I wouldn't be where I am now and I may not even have been here if it wasn't for the accident.
- Rick Allen
(Keywords: Accident, May, Now, Today)
Maine's long and cold winters may help keep our State's population low, but our harsh climate also accounts for what is unique and valuable about our land and our people.
- Tom Allen
(Keywords: People, Climate, Help, Land, May, Population, State)
I do not believe that Congress or the Administration should prohibit the medical community from pursuing a promising avenue of research that may improve the lives of millions of Americans.
- Tom Allen
(Keywords: Medical, Americans, Community, Congress, May, Research)
I sort of feel sorry for the next man who gets me. I may just kill him with passion. He'd better be strong and have a good heart!
- Kirstie Alley
(Keywords: Man, May, Passion)
The efficiency of God may be understood as either creation or providence.
- William Ames
(Keywords: God, Creation, Efficiency, May, Providence)
Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts.
- Henri Frederic Amiel
(Keywords: Gratitude, Beginning, Completion, May, Thankfulness, Words)
Truth is not only violated by falsehood; it may be equally outraged by silence.
- Henri Frederic Amiel
(Keywords: Truth, Falsehood, May, Silence)
A poem generated by its own laws may be unrealized and bad in terms of so-called objective principles of taste, judgement, deduction.
- A. R. Ammons
(Keywords: Laws, May, Principles, Taste)
One of the things that was kind of shocking for humans... was to come to terms with was the fact that, hey, we may not be the center of the universe.
- Kevin J. Anderson
(Keywords: Fact, May, Universe)
If you practice an art, be proud of it and make it proud of you It may break your heart, but it will fill your heart before it breaks it; it will make you a person in your own right.
- Maxwell Anderson
(Keywords: Art, Heart, May, Practice, Right, Will)
We're loosely calling it The River Project, but hopefully the pieces that we put together will be educational pieces that will throw some light on the situation as to what kind of jeopardy may be surrounding our great rivers.
- Richard Dean Anderson
(Keywords: Jeopardy, Light, May, Project, Rivers, Will)
Circumstances may cause interruptions and delays, but never lose sight of your goal.
- Mario Andretti
(Keywords: Goal, Cause, Circumstances, May, Sight)
Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends.
- Maya Angelou
(Keywords: Travel, Idea, Bigotry, Friends, May, Worry)