They're called 'facts', and my role is to amplify those, not cheerlead. And I don't care at all what you think of my motives.
I got my dad a great father's Day present. He called to say: 'Ach. Zis present is so good I now think it vas almost vorth having children.
In the world there is, parallel to the force of death and constraint, an enormous force of persuasion that is called culture.
I used to ask myself, ‘Sergei, would you rather spend your money on drink or women?’ and thanks to the club, I spend it on both and am called a patron of the arts.
Each man for himself in that desert of egoism which is called life.
If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?
Were Doing Would
Is it true that you shouted at Professor Umbridge?"
"You called her a liar?"
"You told her He Who Must Not Be Named is back?"
"Have a biscuit, Potter.
Humor biscuit rebellion
You haven't got a letter on yours," George observed. "I suppose she thinks you don't forget your name. But we're not stupid-we know we're called Gred and Forge.
It is said that your life flashes before your eyes just before you die. That is true, it's called Life.
humor life Death
You smell good, too,” said Patch
It’s called a shower.” I was staring straight ahead. When he didn’t answer, I turned sideways. “Soap. Shampoo. Hot water.”
Naked. I know the drill.
The life she'd led, each of the places she'd called home sending unexpected shoots toward the next, had made her open to almost anything.
Happiness quite unshared can scarcely be called happiness; it has no taste.