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Egypt Unstable

If Egypt is unstable, then the entire region is unstable.

- Abdel Fattah al-Sisi

Against Defending

If we cling to the institution of Islam, then we tend to defend it against whatever we see as a danger to it, so because of this we see now that many people are defending states, defending territories, defending everything institutional in the belief that they defend Islam.

- Abdurrahman Wahid

Fact Rule

If you're calling yourself a maverick and you're not Dirk Nowitzki, then you are probably not one. In fact, this rule applies to anyone declaring themselves a 'God-fearing Christian' or a 'Man of the people.'

- Adam McKay

Need About

JanSport thinks about everything that a person in the 21st century would need, and then creates a pocket for it.

- Adam Scott

Learn Younger

If we all understood we can learn from both older and younger people, then we'd have a better world.

- Adora Svitak

Them Make

You have to make them laugh and then make them listen.

- Aidan Quinn

Need Other

If all we remember are good things, then happiness is our baseline, and there's no longer happiness. We need other feelings in order to appreciate others.

- Aja Naomi King

Politics Vietnam

I got interested in politics during the civil rights movement and then Vietnam.

- Al Franken

Love Doing

But find something that you absolutely love doing. And then get to love the way you do it. That's the uniqueness of all of us. That's it.

- Al Lewis

Proper Troublemakers

If you can get the proper definition of trouble, then we can find out who the real troublemakers are.

- Al Sharpton

Launch Headed

When you see the orbiter headed out the launch pad and then crawling up the hill and being hard down on the pad, it does something to you.

- Alan G. Poindexter

Been Critical

The transitions from metallic to critical behavior and from critical to insulating behavior have been induced with a magnetic field, and from insulating to critical and then to metallic behavior with increasing external pressure.

- Alan J. Heeger

Impossible Other

So then, the relationship of self to other is the complete realization that loving yourself is impossible without loving everything defined as other than yourself.

- Alan Watts

Say Need

As long as I can say what it is that I need to say, then I'll fit whatever I'm trying to say around a melody.

- Alanis Morissette

Depressed Get

I can't not write, if I don't then I get really depressed.

- Alanis Morissette

Luxuries Sumptuous

I grew up with the sea, and poverty for me was sumptuous; then I lost the sea and found all luxuries gray and poverty unbearable.

- Albert Camus

Good Reward

If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed.

- Albert Einstein

Voices Classical

Guided By Voices was huge when I was 16. Then I got into the Beatles, then classical music, Beethoven.

- Albert Hammond, Jr.

Made Credentials

So Colleen Atwood introduced me to Armani for the fabric and the dyes - what made Armani, Armani, beyond his motion-picture credentials. It was Cerruti after that. And then Zegna.

- Alec Baldwin

Express Articulate

When you have something that is bothering you, and then you articulate, take the time to really express it and see it clearly, to recognize. To acknowledge that is already a liberating energy.

- Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Art Move

If art doesn't move people, then art has failed.

- Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Feel Them

If I was a fan of someone as a teenager, then it's OK for me to feel completely in awe when I meet them.

- Alex Kapranos

Lose Need

When you have people catering to you non-stop, you lose it. You need someone to kick you in the butt every now and then!

- Alexa Vega

Going Purely

If you're designing out of a purely creative place, not thinking of the girl, then the consumer's not going to take notice.

- Alexander Wang

Play Say

In 1940 I came across a record by Jimmy Yancey. I can't say how important that record is. From then on, all I wanted to do was play the blues.

- Alexis Korner

Mothers Bad

There is good and there is bad, and then there are mothers.

- Ali Fazal

Broken Pressure

My heart got broken so many times because I put so much pressure on it. And then... I got blindsided.

- Ali Larter

Doing Want

If you want to do something, then you do it. If you don't want to do something, don't just do it because your friends are doing it, or because all the popular kids are doing it.

- Alia Shawkat

Up Set

We just set it up and recorded it the way we played it. But that was the way we played it then.

- Alice Cooper

Career Allen

He's helped me do so much in my career, helped me be the player that I am. If there's no Larry Brown, then there's no MVP, Allen Iverson.

- Allen Iverson

Believe Need

If I don't believe it, then they don't need me on the court. I've just got to believe that in my heart.

- Allen Iverson

Two Go

You know, one, two, three, four, five years go by and then Marcos gets a little boring.

- Alma Guillermoprieto

Effort Better Place

If we all make a concerted effort and try to improve the life of someone else, then this world would be a better place to live in.

- Alonzo Mourning

Understand Will

We can hope that men will understand that the interest of all are the same, that hope lies in cooperation. We can then perhaps keep PEACE.

- Alva Myrdal

Senator Obama

If Senator Obama becomes pro-life then I'll consider giving him my vote.

- Alveda King

Going Very

If you don't have a good case, and you don't have a good message, then shining a light on it is not going to get you very far.

- Amal Clooney

Doing Making

If people are making fun of you then you're probably doing something right.

- Amy Lee

Feel Enriching

When you're a stay-at-home mother you have to pretend it's really boring, but it's not. It's enriching and fulfilling, and an amazing experience. And then when you're a working mother you have to pretend that you feel guilty all day long.

- Amy Poehler

Concert Spare Time

My parents told me I would become a doctor and then in my spare time I would become a concert pianist. So, both my day job and my spare time were sort of taken care of.

- Amy Tan

Thought Sort

I'm of the school of thought where if you can't sort something out for yourself then no one can help you.

- Amy Winehouse

Want Sing

When you sing and people want that you sing, then you can hope to be great.

- Andrea Bocelli

Cold Keeping

If I get sued for keeping people safe and getting people in from the cold because they were endangering themselves, then so be it.

- Andrew Cuomo

Want Composer

If you just want ten songs to fit somebody else's script, then I'm not really the composer for that.

- Andrew Lloyd Webber

Change Being

Most of the time, the things that really change the world exist for something fundamentally selfish and then the world-changing ends up being a side-effect of that.

- Andrew Mason

Going Go

If you don't have those moments where you go too far, then you're probably not going far enough.

- Andrew Mason

Want Remain

If one story becomes too hot, then you can't forget it. As an actor, you want to remain fluid.

- Andrew Scott

Work Imagination

I can't work completely out of my imagination. I must put my foot in a bit of truth; and then I can fly free.

- Andrew Wyeth

One Thing Episode

If I watch an episode of SNL, and there's one thing that I liked, then that's a good episode.

- Andy Samberg

Wonderful Part

The West was a wonderful world to me. I decided then that if this is the way they did things, then I wanted to be part of it.

- Angela Merkel

Biggest Dream Am

If the day ever comes when I am world No. 1, then great, but for me, the biggest dream was to win a slam, and I did it.

- Angelique Kerber

Night Play

You'd be playing in a pub in the afternoon. Then late at night, you'd be playing a club. You got into that habit: 'If we don't play, we don't eat.'

- Angus Young

Survive Alive

I don't care if they eat me alive, I've got better things to do then survive.

- Ani DiFranco

Over Them

It doesn't help to just get women's opinions and then turn them over to an all-white-male engineering team.

- Anita Borg

Streets Seen

I have seen streets where someone said it's all fine, and then it was full of land mines.

- Anja Niedringhaus

Die Torn

When one by one our ties are torn, and friend from friend is snatched forlorn; when man is left alone to mourn, oh! then how sweet it is to die!

- Anna Letitia Barbauld

Suffering Read

I read God's word when I am not suffering. And then I don't have to all of a sudden establish this habit when I am hurting.

- Anne Graham Lotz

Present Lasts

If the present is really all we have, then the present lasts forever.

- Anne Lamott

Running Out

My character in 'Running With Scissors' is manic-depressive. She starts out as a wonderfully eccentric person, and then descends into a terrible illness.

- Annette Bening

Like Otherwise

I like people. Listen, if you're a hotelier, if you're a creative person, and you're working with the things that I do, then you have to like people; otherwise, you simply can't get anywhere.

- Anouska Hempel

Though Spent

I spent two years in the military service, then I trudged around in repertory for quite a while. I somehow wound up at the National Theatre, though, and then I was definitely on my way.

- Anthony Hopkins

Team Real

I was 14 when I arrived at Real Sociedad. No team wanted me in France. I trialled for around eight clubs, and then Real came.

- Antoine Griezmann

Before Unpleasant

Wherever I can get a fast track, I'll try to because I can't stand the airport experience. If you can afford priority boarding, then do it. Nobody wants an unpleasant experience before it starts.

- Anton du Beke

Reading Dead

Written poetry is worth reading once, and then should be destroyed. Let the dead poets make way for others.

- Antonin Artaud

Respect Other

You have to respect the job of the other coach and then stop. He's an opponent: I stop. Finish. I have respect for his job. He must have respect for my job.

- Antonio Conte

Luck May

I expect the worst both from reviewers and sales and then, with any luck, I may be proved wrong.

- Antony Beevor

Being Any

If you have any power at all from being popular, then you have a duty to help people out.

- Arabella Weir

Comedy Gonna

If I'm gonna stay in this world of comedy, then it has to be a really special character to me in a really smart piece of material.

- Ari Graynor

Gender Very

'Ki And Ka' in a very sweet way says that if you have talent, then gender doesn't matter.

- Arjun Kapoor

Art Building

If a building becomes architecture, then it is art.

- Arne Jacobsen

Lose Okay

If I lose, then I have to accept that my way of writing books is not the way society says it's okay to write.

- Asne Seierstad

Tell Very

Then I found books that were written much later, as late as 15 years ago. It was very superficial material, but enough to tell me that the genesis of this story was worth exploring.

- Charles Guggenheim

Control Feminine

If you're in control of everything, then no matter what it is, you can make that feminine.

- Charli XCX

Pressure Going

Knowing that I'm not a model and I'm never going to be has relieved me of the pressure of looking good. If you don't establish yourself as McDreamy then you don't have to live up to it.

- Charlie Day

Glass Whole

If you have only a glass of water, then one person can drink. If you have a bucket, a whole family can benefit.

- Chen Guangbiao

Three Two

For me, if I attack two or three times but didn't get the point, then I would get nervous.

- Chen Long

Cards Still

For 'Never Knowing,' I outlined it and then blocked it out on my office wall with index cards, but things still happened organically.

- Chevy Stevens

Away Move

When people get into that fight-or-flight place, then they move away from the creative centers of their brain.

- Chip Conley

How Viewers

If we have no respect for our viewers, then how can we have any respect for ourselves and what we do?

- Christiane Amanpour

Celebrity Talking

Most of the time, I've got my kids with me, so I'm not as prone to meeting people. And then, you never really know if someone is talking to you because you're a celebrity.

- Christie Brinkley

Song Whole

There's a whole bunch of unfinished stuff. Then I've got books of lyrics. I find it frustrating to finish a song and not be able to record it... so I don't write a million songs.

- Christine McVie

Every Day Other

I do abs every day: regular, weighted crunches and sit-ups every other day, then my obliques and my sides on the alternating day. So I'm working my core every day.

- Christopher Gorham

Replace Britain

If Britain was to close down altogether overnight, then China would take up the slack of carbon emissions in two years. If America closed down, just the growth in China's emissions would replace America's emissions in 12 years.

- Christopher Monckton

College Joined

I did my first apprenticeship when I was 15, then joined the union when I was 17. I worked every summer in high school and college.

- Christopher Reeve

Which Whatsoever

'Sinister' is the first score I've done in which there's no orchestra in it whatsoever. There are traditional instruments I sampled, then manipulated, so you don't even recognize the source anymore.

- Christopher Young

Product Your

When you improve your product so it does the customer's job better, then you gain market share.

- Clayton Christensen

Language Film

As long as somebody finances you, can make a film and get it seen any place and in any language; then, hopefully, it's a success.

- Clint Eastwood

People Justified

People are affected by what they see, hear. This is what matters to me the most because then our job as actors is justified.

- Clotilde Hesme

Song Therapy

Writing is my therapy. My feelings build up inside of me and then I sit down and write a song.

- Colbie Caillat

Contract Obviously

Hal Prince and Andrew actually asked me if I would be interested in continuing with 'Phantom', but obviously I was under contract to 'Les Mis' by then.

- Colm Wilkinson

Release Films

With films, you completely immerse yourself in a character, get into who they are, live it and then release it.

- Columbus Short

Go Your

After you make good, quality music, then it's your job to go out there and promote it and to market it and to get it out there to the people.

- Common

Characters Nicer

I'm much nicer then all my characters, let's just put it that way.

- Constance Zimmer

Political Prisoners

It is true you cannot eat freedom and you cannot power machinery with democracy. But then neither can political prisoners turn on the light in the cells of a dictatorship.

- Corazon Aquino

Know Only

You can only do so much grunting and groaning and then you're done, you know?

- Craig T. Nelson

Nature Will

Never measure the height of a mountain until you have reached the top. Then you will see how low it was.

- Dag Hammarskjold

Worry Worrying

If you can't sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there worrying. It's the worry that gets you, not the lack of sleep.

- Dale Carnegie

Little Time Very

There's the job and then there's my family. There's very little time beyond that for friends.

- Dalton McGuinty

Need Revelation

People need revelation, and then they need resolution.

- Damian Lewis

Surprise Bought

That was my first introduction to BMWs in 1978, when my friend bought it for me as a surprise with my money. And ever since then, I've stuck to BMWs.

- Dan Hill

Hammer Lot

Where do you get lumpy tiles? Well, of course, you don't. But I get a lot of toilets, and so you just dispatch a toilet with a hammer, and then you have lumpy tiles.

- Dan Phillips