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Management League

To go from Yale to the National League is simply to go from one form of management to another.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Newspaper Read

I read the newspaper avidly. It is my one form of continuous fiction.

- A. C. Benson

Islam Original

Because Islam in its original form was tough and hard, not weak and pliable.

- Abu Bakar Bashir

Task Young

The first task of the association must therefore be to form the young members.

- Adam Weishaupt

Regulate Supply

Supply and demand regulate architectural form.

- Adolf Loos

Art Like

I don't like any art form barraged in violence or hurt.

- Adriana Trigiani

Mind Mirror

Bronze in the mirror of the form, wine of the mind.

- Aeschylus

Companies Super

Super early-stage companies have a village that form around them for support.

- Aileen Lee

Meditation Very

Writing is a very focused form of meditation. Just as good as sitting in a lotus position.

- Alan Moore

Beauty Contained

I hold that the perfection of form and beauty is contained in the sum of all men.

- Albrecht Durer

Falsehood Another

Falsehood is invariably the child of fear in one form or another.

- Aleister Crowley

Take Begins

The concept of the marvelous begins to take form when it arises from an unexpected alteration of reality, the miracle.

- Alejo Carpentier

Important Say

I believe in form and the manner of what you say being as important as the content of what you say.

- Alexa Hirschfeld

Imprisonment Escapism

Fashion should be a form of escapism, and not a form of imprisonment.

- Alexander McQueen

Humor Using

I don't really like using ridicule as a form of humor.

- Alison Jackson

Prejudice Reason

Reason transformed into prejudice is the worst form of prejudice, because reason is the only instrument for liberation from prejudice.

- Allan Bloom

May Coherence

Dramatic experience is not logical; it may be subdued to the kind of coherence that we indicate when we speak, in criticism, of form.

- Allen Tate

Nature Must

Form must have a content, and that content must be linked with nature.

- Alvar Aalto

Writing More

Writing is something I should have done more of, it's a form of coming home.

- Amanda Harlech

Patience Minor

Patience, n. A minor form of dispair, disguised as a virtue.

- Ambrose Bierce

Change Politics

Revolution, n. In politics, an abrupt change in the form of misgovernment.

- Ambrose Bierce

Society Still

I believe discrimination still exists in society and we must fight it in every form.

- Andrew Cuomo

Fiction Read

I read the newspapers avidly. It is my one form of continuous fiction.

- Aneurin Bevan

Writing Activism

Writing is a form of activism.

- Angie Thomas

Kind Almost

Much of what I make is geometric, and has a kind of almost mathematical logic to the form.

- Anish Kapoor

Government Either

Now one of two things is true: Either a republic is a desirable form of government, or else it is not.

- Anna Howard Shaw

Important Clinical

Colors are important. People are in clinical depression whether they are on medication or not. Neutrals are another form of medication.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Time Admitted

Modification of form is admitted to be a matter of time.

- Alfred Russel Wallace

Vision Photographs

I have a vision of life, and I try to find equivalents for it in the form of photographs.

- Alfred Stieglitz

Singing Admitting

Singing is a form of admitting that I'm alive.

- Alfredo Kraus

Immigration Though

Gentrification is a form of immigration, though almost nobody calls it that.

- Annalee Newitz

Flattery Highest

I know imitation is the highest form of flattery, but stealing one's identity is totally different.

- AnnaLynne McCord

Writing Surprise

Writing in a strict form can surprise you.

- Anne Stevenson

Children Dominant

Animation did not become the dominant form of children's television until the '60s.

- Annette Funicello

Important Correctly

More important than your obligation to follow your conscience, or at least prior to it, is your obligation to form your conscience correctly.

- Antonin Scalia

Art Art Form

Cinema is an art form.

- Anurag Kashyap

Image Mode

Men create gods after their own image, not only with regard to their form but with regard to their mode of life.

- Aristotle

Work Like

I'd like to work for as long as possible and form connections with the labels I work for.

- Arizona Muse

Process Beneath

The emotional magnets beneath home and workplace are in the process of being reversed. Work has become a form of 'home' and home has become 'work.'

- Arlie Russell Hochschild

Modern-Day Italian

The Italian gangster thing has become a form of the modern-day Western.

- Armand Assante

Will Toward

Nobody will be allowed to use Pakistan soil for any form of aggression toward any friend or foe.

- Asif Ali Zardari

Always Been

People have always been recording what's going on around them in one form or another.

- Asif Kapadia

Flattery Sincerest

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.

- Charles Caleb Colton

Audience His

It is conceivable that what is unified form to the author or composer may of necessity be formless to his audience.

- Charles Ives

Cool Were

There were a few 6th form girls that I got with when I was I the 6th form, they were really nice, so that was cool.

- Charlie Simpson

Nervous Still

I'm not a nervous flier. I realize it's still the safest form of travel.

- Cheryl Ladd

Art Art Form

You can't rush an art form.

- Chet Faker

Songwriting Like

My songwriting, when I'm writing, is nothing like it is in its finished form - but you have to start somewhere.

- Christine McVie

Eggs Whether

I have to have breakfast, and breakfast has to be eggs, whether in omelet form, hard-boiled, or over-easy.

- Christine Teigen

Bus Ever

I don't know anyone who's ever taken a bus. It's a mysterious form of transportation.

- Christopher Guest

Doing Learned

I learned from watching and I learned form doing.

- Claire Bloom

Wedding Counting

There's a higher form of happiness in commitment. I'm counting on it.

- Claire Forlani

Music Deception

People come to music to seek oblivion: is that not also a form of deception?

- Claude Debussy

Which Itself

The faith must express itself in charity and in solidarity, which is the civil form of charity.

- Claudio Hummes

Actually Sentence

All writing is a form of manipulation, of course, but you realize that a plain sentence can actually do so much.

- Colm Toibin

Yourself Talk

You do what you have to do in life, when you form a philosophy that you can't talk yourself out of.

- Constantine Karamanlis

Seniors Most

You know, for most seniors Medicare is their only form of health care.

- Corrine Brown

Been Stories

I've been writing stories, in one form or another, since I was a kid.

- Cullen Bunn

Art Political

Any form of art is political if you make it that way.

- D.R.A.M.

Business Inform

I'm not in the business of changing policies. I hope to inform, not form, decisions.

- Dalia Mogahed

Song Made

Writing 'February' made me realize that breaking form is a way of letting the song be human.

- Dar Williams

School Never

In school, I never really grasped drawing the nude form.

- Dave Cooper

Explain Known

To explain the unknown by the known is a logical procedure; to explain the known by the unknown is a form of theological lunacy.

- David Brooks

Need Even

I need a form of escape even when I'm working really hard.

- David Copperfield

Identity Bound

The perception of identity is so intimately bound up with the perception of the human form.

- David Hanson

Art Kind

The kind of flinching from any form of art or experience that PETA seems to advocate is ultimately life-hating.

- David Milch

Consumers Buy

What really decides consumers to buy or not to buy is the content of your advertising, not its form.

- David Ogilvy

Art Entertainment

I do not regard advertising as entertainment or an art form, but as a medium of information.

- David Ogilvy

Hollywood Lot

Unfortunately, in the Hollywood way, respect comes in the form of a trophy a lot of the time.

- Dean Winters

Art Stories

To be interested in short stories, you have to be interested in fiction as an art form.

- Deborah Eisenberg

Short Which

I can't stand the short story form, which, after all, is a magazine form.

- Jim Harrison

Tyranny Another

Corruption is just another form of tyranny.

- Joe Biden

Sometimes More

I sometimes ponder on variation form and it seems to me it ought to be more restrained, purer.

- Johannes Brahms

Inquiry Using

Poetry is but another form of inquiry into the nature of phenomena, using with its own unique procedures and tools.

- John Barton

Past In The Past

In the past, poetry came in the form of spells and chants used to effect change.

- John Barton

Politics Cowardly

It's a cowardly form of politics to use my spouse to beat me.

- John Bercow

Circumstances Very

Hope is not a form of guarantee; it's a form of energy, and very frequently that energy is strongest in circumstances that are very dark.

- John Berger

Alone Begins

Autobiography begins with a sense of being alone. It is an orphan form.

- John Berger

Single Fanaticism

Fanaticism comes from any form of chosen blindness accompanying the pursuit of a single dogma.

- John Berger

Made Free Verse

Their free verse was no form at all, yet it made history.

- John Crowe Ransom

Expression Vastness

Wrestling's a form of expression, and it expresses vastness.

- John Darnielle

Here Added

It should here be added that poetry habitually takes the form of verse.

- John Drinkwater

Always Answer

An answer is always a form of death.

- John Fowles

Think Species

I don't think of kids as a lower form of the human species.

- John Hughes

Endeavor Only

After all, crime is only a left-handed form of human endeavor.

- John Huston

Government Bribery

But there will be no justice, there will be no government of the people, by the people, and for the people, as long as the government and its officials permit bribery in any form.

- John Jay Hooker

Think Handsome

Hearing anyone think that I'm any form of sexy or handsome is incredibly flattering.

- John Krasinski

Design Like

I like design, I like details, to me it is just another form of self-expression.

- John Malkovich

Government Cover-Up

Thank God for our form of government. The media won't let there be any cover-up.

- John McCain

Bicycle Move

My main form of transportation at that time was a bicycle, because bicycles could move though the crowd.

- John Pomfret

Theatre Tragedy

Tragedy is the oldest form of theatre.

- John Ross Bowie

Continue Cannot

But Fascism cannot continue in a modified form.

- John T. Flynn

Career Result

Throughout my career I swam for form. Speed came as a result of it.

- Johnny Weissmuller

Weird Like

Heaven, for me, is one focused project - it's like a weird form of autism.

- Jon Krakauer

Winning Conference

Any form of a winning record in the conference is an accomplishment.

- Jordan Knight

Only Snobbery

Snobbery? But it's only a form of despair.

- Joseph Brodsky

Think I Think

I think the story is my form.

- Joseph Epstein

Conduct Perhaps

The time has come to formulate guidelines for the ethical conduct of scientist, perhaps in the form of a voluntary Hippocratic Oath.

- Joseph Rotblat

Truth Some

We have to support truth and reconciliation and some form of justice.

- Joshua Oppenheimer

Society Problem

Bigotry or prejudice in any form is more than a problem; it is a deep-seated evil within our society.

- Judith Light