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My fate cannot be mastered it can only be collaborated with and thereby, to some extent, directed. Nor am I the captain of my soul I am only its noisiest passenger.
– Aldous HuxleyRate it:
My father always told me that all businessmen were sons of bitches, but I never believed it till now. (On steel industry executives who increased prices)
– John Fitzgerald KennedyRate it:
My father always told me that all businessmen were sons of bitches, but I never believed it till now. -- (Comment made 10 April 1962 in reaction to news that U.S. Steel was raising prices by $6 per ton, right after the unions negotiated a modest new contract under pressure from JFK to keep inflation down.)
– John F. Kennedy, "A Thousand Days," by Arthur Schlesinger Jr. [1965]Rate it:
My father always told me, 'Find a job you love and you'll never have to work a day in your life.'
– Jim FoxRate it:
My father always used to say that when you die, if you've got five real friends, then you've had a great life.
– Lee IacoccaRate it:
My father always used to say that when you die, if you've got five real friends, you've had a great life.
– Elbert HubbardRate it:
My father and he had one of those English friendships which begin by avoiding intimacies and eventually eliminate speech altogether.
– Jorge Luis BorgesRate it:
My father didn't tell me how to live he lived, and let me watch him do it.
– Clarence Buddinton KellandRate it:
My father hated radio and could not wait for television to be invented so he could hate that too.
– Peter De VriesRate it:
My father just didn’t want to believe something like that [genocide of the Jews] was possible — it’s very understandable. He just couldn’t believe the humanistic Germans he knew would do such a thin
– Barbara LedermannRate it:
My father just, literally, died in my arms. I notified all my kids and my lawyer notified Dina's attorney. Let's see if she has the decency and respect to bring my kids to the wake and funeral."OK! Magazine: Lindsay's Grandfather Dies (August 28, 2008)1
– Michael LohanRate it:
My father never raised his hand to any one of his children, except in self-defense.
– Fred AllenRate it:
My father said, 'Politics asks the question Is it expedient Vanity asks Is it popular But conscience asks Is it right'
– Dexter Scott KingRate it:
My father said: You must never try to make all the money that's in a deal. Let the other fellow make some money too, because if you have a reputation for always making all the money, you won't have many deals.
– J. Paul GettyRate it:
My father taught me to work he did not teach me to love it.
– Abraham LincolnRate it:
My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it.
– Abraham LincolnRate it:
My father used to say superior people never make long visits.
– Marianne MooreRate it:
My father used to say, 'Let them see you and not the suit. That should be secondary.'
– Cary GrantRate it:
My father was a management genius. But what I really wanted was a dad.
– Michael JacksonRate it:
My father was a statesman, I am a political woman. My father was a saint. I am not.
– Indira GandhiRate it:
My father was everything to me. Immersed in work as he was, he always spared that daily half-hour. … once my father showed me a very old album full of most exciting pen and ink sketches of an imaginary city called Mopsopolis, inhabited by Mopses. He showed it to me in secret, and I was thrilled to have him share his own childhood secrets with me.
– Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of RussiaRate it:
My father was often angry when I was most like him.
– Lillian HellmanRate it:
My favorite animal is steak.
– Fran LebowitzRate it:
My favorite definition of Love comes from Holy Bible, interestingly - as follows: "Love is patient. Love is kind. Love does not envy. Love does not boast. Love is not proud. Love is not rude. Love is not self-seeking. Love is not easily angered. Love keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. Love always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
My Favorite kind of animal is a stuffed one.
– Tom ZeganRate it:

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