The new crimes that the US and Israel were committing in Gaza as 2009 opened do not fit easily into any standard category—except for the category of familiarity.
Well I won't back down
No I won't back down
You can stand me up at the gates of hell
But I won't back down
I understand the reasons behind his keeping a distance from a girl he cares about. Because the truth is, sometimes getting close to the fire does actually burn you.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
Single Word Clever
If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.
Will You Anything
The great challenge of the twenty-first century is to raise people everywhere to a decent standard of living while preserving as much of the rest of life as possible.
A life lived following one's dreams and passions is the purest form of existence. It is the only way to truly understand the music of the universe.
Naturally, this country can't stand truth.
If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it yourself.
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Somehow I have been stunned. Stand back!
Give me a little time beyond my cuffed head and slumbers
and dreams and gaping,
I discover myself on the verge of the usual mistake.
The great authors were great readers, and one way to understand them is to read the books they read.
There are souls, he thought, whose umbilicus has never been cut. They never got weaned from the universe. They do not understand death as an enemy; they look forward to rotting and turning into humus.