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Being in a minority, even a minority of one, did not make you mad.
– George Orwell, 1984
Being in a ship is like being in a jail, with the chance of being drowned.
– Samuel Johnson
Being in love is not about how much love you have you start with but it is how much love you build till the end.
– The Omani Shed
Being in politics is like being a football coach. You have to be smart enough to understand the game, and dumb enough to think it's important.
– Eugene McCarthy
Being in the army is like being in the Boy Scouts, except that the Boy Scouts have adult supervision.
– Blake Clark
Being intelligent is not a felony, but most societies evaluate it as at least a misdemeanor.
– Lazarus Long
Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy which sustained him through temporary periods of joy.
– W. B. Yeats
Being married gives one one's position like nothing else can.
– Queen Victoria
Being married means I can break wind and eat ice cream in bed.
– Brad Pitt
Being natural is simply a pose.
– Oscar Wilde, The picture of Dorian Gray
Being neutral is impossible in many cases, because it may mean that you are an accomplice. You can be fair and objective only by giving a listening ear to both parties. And yet your objectivity will still be scruitinized by subjective minds.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
Being on the tightrope is living everything else is waiting.
– Karl Wallenda
Being over seventy is like being engaged in a war. All our friends are going or gone and we survive amongst the dead and the dying as on a battlefield.
– Muriel Spark
Being Passionate about something will always leave its imprints on or in your body and eventually on your soul.
– Siddharth Astir
Being peaceful is being angel!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Being perfectly well-dressed gives a feeling of tranquility that religion is powerless to bestow.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson, quoting a friend
Being plied with fine food always puts me in mind of the slammer, cause the food was jumpin' in there too--high in fat but nice and salty. You know what the worst deprivation in there was My music. Radio belonged to my cell mate, the Blonde Hammer. He was into that jazz-fusion thing at the time. I tell you what, enough Spyro Gyra and you're hoping you'll get killed in a knife fight.
– Barbara Hall
Being powerful is a lot like being a woman: If you have to tell someone that you are, invariably, you are not.
– Margaret Thatcher
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
– Margaret Hilda Thatcher
Being president is like being a jackass in a hailstorm. There's nothing to do but to stand there and take it.
– Lyndon B. Johnson
Being religious means asking passionately the question of the meaning of our existence and being willing to receive answers, even if the answers hurt.
– Paul Johannes Tillich
Being reproached for giving to an unworthy person, Aristotle said, "I did not give it to the man, but to humanity."
– Johnson
Being rich is having money being wealthy is having time.
– Margaret Bonnano
Being seventy is not a sin.
– Golda Meir
Being shot out of a cannon is always better than being squeezed through a tube.
– Hunter S. Thompson, Kingdom of Fear

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