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I was glad to hear of that determination as I detest
by Ezra Cornell

I was glad to hear of that determination as I detest
the practice of cousins marrying or any marriage between
persons in which there can be traced the most distant relationship.
I go for the improvement instead of the deterioration of our race.
- Ezra Cornell

There is a great reform required in the education and habits of females.
- Ezra Cornell

Idleness is to the human mind like rust to iron.
- Ezra Cornell

Yesterday I staked off the ground on the hill for an orchard.
I want to get 1000 apple trees agrowing.
- Ezra Cornell

 

Enquire what the effect of large endowments are upon colleges.
- Ezra Cornell

I have always considered that choosing a companion
for life was a very important affair and that my happyness
or misery in this life depended on the choice.
- Ezra Cornell

My dear, the duty that devolved wholly on you in my
absence of guiding and expanding the minds of our dear
children is a laborious one and a responsible one.
- Ezra Cornell

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In 1844, there was a balance of perhaps of a couple
of thousand dollars on the cr side.
- Ezra Cornell

I want to go where I can be of the most service to the general enterprise.
- Ezra Cornell

I have a fine lot of telescopes.
I have one with which I can see the Mountains in the Moon.
- Ezra Cornell

There is nothing I have to reflect on that gives me
more satisfaction than the fact that my life is insured
for the benefit of my Dear Wife and children.
- Ezra Cornell

I read the book with interest, but when Jackson was
a candidate in 1828 for the Presidency,
I opposed him and voted for Adams.
I favored a protective tariff.
- Ezra Cornell

The summer of 1830 I...
blasted the tunnel through the rock to take water from
the dam above the falls for the mill...
In 1831 we lowered the tunnel four feet,
and built a new dam across the creek.
- Ezra Cornell

As for the Pope, I am too old to be frightened by his shadow,
and am quite sure his shadow or Substance will do less
harm to the liberties of my country than will a party,
who seek to acquire political power by exciting religious
bigotry in the minds of their duped followers.
- Ezra Cornell

The Soul of man is made an article of merchandize by
his fellow man and can such a land be happy? No!
Happyness does not dwell in any land that is scard
by the blighting curse of Slavery.
- Ezra Cornell

I leave no trace of wings in the air,
but I am glad I have had my flight.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Our opportunity is to visualize a kinder world.
To sing glad songs of tomorrow -
imagining a world of love -
of the whole world filled with love.
To offer our hand... often.
To breathe deeply and honor ourselves.
To pause and contemplate... just because.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I'm so glad I never feel important, it does complicate life!
- Eleanor Roosevelt

There was never a child so lovely
but his mother was glad to get him to sleep.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Although the world is full of suffering,
it is full also of the overcoming of it.
My optimism, then, does not rest on the absence of evil,
but on a glad belief in the preponderance of good
and a willing effort always to cooperate with the good,
that it may prevail.
- Helen Keller

My hope is that 10 years from now, after I've been
across the street at work for a while,
they'll all be glad they gave me that wonderful vote.
- Sandra Day O'Connor

Let the wife make the husband glad to come home,
and let him make her sorry to see him leave.
- Martin Luther

It's been a long road back to health and fitness for me.
I am just glad to have been given the opportunity to do what I love most.
- Jonah Lomu

I am the Wizard. This world is mine.
I speak. It's done. My realm is fine.
My wand, my tongue. My sword, my voice.
It's good. It's bad. I speak my choice.
I say happy, or I say mad.
I say angry, or I say glad.
I name that drawing on the wall.
It's not graffiti after all.
The past has been broken. The prison's not real.
My word holds the magic - the power to heal.
Intent is my weapon - a sword from above.
Cruel hate, fear, and anger transmute into love.
This world's my joy. This mouth's my toy.
Reborn -I'm a brand new girl or boy.
I choose. I speak. My will is done.
Come join. Come play. This can be fun.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is
glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears.
- Anne Roiphe

I'm afraid I talk a lot, too much, perhaps.
I should have been a lawyer or a college professor or a windy politician,
though I'm glad I am not any of these.
- Tom Glazer

I'm glad I'm not Brezhnev.
Being the Russian leader in the Kremlin.
You never know if someone's tape recording what you say.
- Richard M. Nixon

I've got the brain of a four year old.
I'll bet he was glad to be rid of it.
- Groucho Marx

Most of the time I'm thinking, I'm glad that scene was improvised.
- Larry David

Some folks rail against other folks,
because other folks have what some folks would be glad of.
- Henry Fielding

So our films had a lot more to them than entertainment value,
and I'm glad that a lot of people recognize that now.
People realize now the value of them as educational.
- Ray Harryhausen

I never forget a face, but in your case I'll be glad to make an exception.
- Groucho Marx

American shows don't always translate,
but this one has and speaking for myself I'm quite glad for it.
- Paul Guilfoyle

Lord Chancellor, did I deliver the speech well? I am glad of that,
for there was nothing in it.
- George III

All the parts I get offered are character and comedy parts,
and I probably wouldn't get them if I had a different face.
So I'm glad I have a comedy face.
- Mackenzie Crook

We were constantly moving to different countries and adjusting to new things.
It was such a free feeling.
I'm glad I didn't have a traditional upbringing.
- River Phoenix

I'm glad now, at age 66, that I never used alcohol or tobacco...
I've buried a lot of friends who used tobacco or alcohol.
- Jerry Falwell

But do you know, I shall not be sorry to die.
I shall be glad, Monsieur.
And why glad, you ask? Because I love France and hate
the Germans who have put this war on us.
- Philip Gibbs

From here it sounds great to say we'll all get together soon,
but all I know is this: you can call me fifty days
or fifty years from now and I'll be glad to see you.
- Richard Hooker

I'm off to save the universe again.
It's a tough job but someone has to do it,
and I'm glad it's me.
- Lexa Doig

Most artists I run into aren't that thrilled with what they do anyway.
They are glad to have different versions out there
to see which one the audience likes the best.
- Wayne Coyne

I am now seventy, rather glad, really,
that I won't live to see the horrors to come in the 21st century.
- Anne Stevenson

I am glad to go with my wife and baby boy.
- Alex Campbell

No philosophy, no religion, has ever brought so glad
a message to the world as this good news of Atheism.
- Annie Besant

I didn't have that much confidence.
Maybe it looks that way.
I'm glad it does.
- Elia Kazan

I'll be glad to reply to or dodge your questions,
depending on what I think will help our election most.
- George H. W. Bush

I shall be glad when you have strangled the invincible
respectability that dogs your steps.
- David Herbert Lawrence

Dancing is a tough career, but I'm glad I spent it at the Royal Ballet.
- Deborah Bull

Only a certain breed of actor should ever even try
to work for Orson Welles.
I'm glad I'm one of that breed.
- Mercedes McCambridge

I don't quite jump for joy, but I am awfully glad to see him.
- Anne Bancroft

A celebrity is one who is known to many persons he is glad he doesn't know.
- Lord Byron

I'm glad you're doing this story on us and not on the WNBA.
We're so much prettier than all the other women in sports.
- Martina Hingis

I was playing this horrible part.
I didn't didn't want to play it because the character was an awful racist.
But I'm glad I did it because I met Sidney Poitier.
- Richard Widmark

Again, I say I will be glad to tell what songs I have ever sung,
because singing is my business.
- Pete Seeger

I found that a bit unfair.
However, I did feel quite liberated when I left.
I'm very grateful to the show - it revived a flagging career,
but I'm glad to be away from it now.
- Louise Jameson

We must move away from our dependency on fossil fuels,
and I am glad that GM has invested over $1 billion
in hydrogen fuel cells cars to meet this goal.
- Albert Wynn

Youth is to all the glad season of life;
but often only by what it hopes,
not by what it attains, or what it escapes.
- Thomas Carlyle

I know a lot of people on the field -
players,
coaches, managers - are glad that I'm gone.
- Frank Robinson

I don't like spinach, and I'm glad I don't,
because if I liked it I'd eat it, and I just hate it.
- Clarence Darrow

The sword is very handsome.
I am too old and infirm, as you see,
to ever use a sword again,
but I am glad that my old mother state has not entirely forgotten me.
- George Rogers Clark

I don't have perfect pitch, but I have relative pitch.
I'm glad I don't have perfect pitch because perfect
pitch can drive you crazy.
- Billy Eckstine

It was hard to be away from home, but I am glad that I am home now.
- Miriam Makeba

I'm just glad to be feeling better.
I really thought I'd be seeing Elvis soon.
- Bob Dylan

We always have a good time playing, and I'm glad it shows.
- Kathy Valentine

I'm glad I haven't lived in vain.
- Saul Bellow

But I can't wait to watch the Tonys this Sunday.
I'm really glad Broadway is doing so well this year,
especially with its straight plays.
It's been a wonderful year.
- Gregory Harrison

That's right, fall in one pit and start over from the beginning!
Well, thankfully my buddies practically tied me to
my chair until I put in extra lives and I'm glad they did.
- David Crane

He that hath deserved hanging may be glad to escape with a whipping.
- Thomas Brooks

I'm very glad to have something to be passionate about.
I can't imagine a life without passion.
- Sylvia Kristel

Our family had been shattered, but we now are more united,
and the remains of my family and the majority of my
mother's family are glad to know the truth about a horrible crime.
- Sam Sheppard

I think these are very improper questions for any American to be asked,
especially under such compulsion as this.
I would be very glad to tell you my life if you want to hear of it.
- Pete Seeger


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