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Ageism is the racism of the gay world. We really believe that age—and all of our fears that it carries—will “rub off” on us, the way that racists once believed blackness would.
– Perry BrassRate it:
Agent Smith I'd like to share a revelation that I've had during my time here. It came to me when I tried to classify your species. I realized that you're not actually mammals. Every mammal on this planet instinctively develops a natural equilibrium with the surrounding environment, but you humans do not. You move to an area, and you multiply, and multiply, until every natural resource is consumed. The only way you can survive is to spread to another area. There is another organism on this planet that follows the same pattern. A virus. Human beings are a disease, a cancer of this planet, you are a plague, and we are the cure.
– Matrix, TheRate it:
Aggression unchallenged is aggression unleashed.
– PhaedrusRate it:
Aggression unopposed becomes a contagious disease.
– James Earl Jimmy Carter, Jr.Rate it:
Aggression, Violence, Exploitation, Depression, Despair, Prejudice, War, Intolerance, Poverty, Are all a result of a misunderstanding of the nature of Self.
– Shoryu BradleyRate it:
Agitators are a set of interfering, meddling people, who come down to some perfectly contented class of the community and sow the seeds of discontent amongst them. That is the reason why agitators are so absolutely necessary. Without them, in our incomplete state, there would be no advance towards civilisation.
– Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills WildeRate it:
Agnosticism simply means that a man shall not say he knows or believes that for which he has no grounds for professing to believe.
– Thomas HuxleyRate it:
Ah Christ, that it were possible For one short hour to see The souls we loved, that they might tell us What and where they be.
– Alfred Lord TennysonRate it:
Ah Mozart He was happily married - but his wife wasn't.
– Victor BorgeRate it:
Ah the clock is always slow It is later than you think.
– Robert ServiceRate it:
Ah! How neatly tied, in these people, is the umbilical cord of morality! Since they left their mothers they have never sinned, have they? They are apostles, they are the descendants of priests; one can only wonder from what source they draw their indignation, and above all how much they have pocketed to do this, and in any case what it has done for them.
– Antonin ArtaudRate it:
Ah! That glance of yours did some magic on me, you were not aware of. For once I died and was reborn.”
– Ramana PemmarajuRate it:
Ah! the clock is always slow; It is later than you think.
– Robert Service, Ballads of a Bohemian (1921)Rate it:
Ah! What have you done to yourself my love, asked he. Don't dare to ask! For its your absence that resulted in such despair, said she. Is there any way, I can end this pain and anguish, asked he. Yes, my dear! Seal my lips with no delay, said she with quivering voice. So as you please, my love, followed he.
– Ramana PemmarajuRate it:
Ah! What have you done to yourself my love, asked he. Don't dare to ask! For its your absence that resulted in such despair, said she. Is there any way, I can end this pain and anguish, asked he. Yes, my dear! Seal my lips with no delay, whispered she with quivering voice. So as you please, my love, followed he.”
– Ramana PemmarajuRate it:
Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp - or what's a heaven for
– Robert BrowningRate it:
Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp, or what's a heaven for?
– Robert BrowningRate it:
Ah, but I was so much older then, I'm younger than that now.
– Bob DylanRate it:
Ah, great it is to believe the dream as we stand in youth by the starry stream; but a greater thing is to fight life through and say at the end, the dream is true!
– Edwin MarkhamRate it:
Ah, Hope what would life be, stripped of thy encouraging smiles, that teach us to look behind the dark clouds of to-day, for the golden beams that are to gild the morrow.
– La RochefoucauldRate it:
Ah, I fancy it is just the same with most of what you call your emancipation. You have read yourself into a number of new ideas and opinions. You have got a sort of smattering of recent discoveries in various fields -- discoveries that seem to overthrow certain principles which have hitherto been held impregnable and unassailable. But all this has only been a matter of intellect, Miss West -- superficial acquisition. It has not passed into your blood.
– Henrik IbsenRate it:
Ah, make the most of what we yet may spend, before we too into the dust descend.
– Omar Khayyam, The Rubaiyat of Omar KhayyamRate it:
Ah, music. A magic beyond all we do here
– J. K. RowlingRate it:
Ah, summer, what power you have to make us suffer and like it.
– Russell BakerRate it:
Ah, this is obviously some strange usage of the word 'safe' that I wasn't previously aware of.
– Douglas AdamsRate it:

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