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It looks to me to be obvious that the whole world ...
by Jerry Brown

It looks to me to be obvious that the whole world cannot eat an American diet.
- Jerry Brown

Related topics: Diet

We have to be realistic about what the state can afford,
and put an end to abuses of the system that cost millions.
- Jerry Brown

In some cases, managers and employees have secured
pensions beyond their original base salary.
It is wrong, the people doing it know it's wrong,
and we have to put an end to it.
- Jerry Brown

Prisons don't rehabilitate, they don't punish,
they don't protect, so what the hell do they do?
- Jerry Brown

 

The conventional viewpoint says we need a jobs program
and we need to cut welfare.
Just the opposite!
We need more welfare and fewer jobs.
- Jerry Brown

Where there is a sufficient social movement of self-reliant communities,
there can be political change.
There must be political change.
- Jerry Brown

The government is becoming the family of last resort.
- Jerry Brown

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Too often I find that the volume of paper expands to
fill the available briefcases.
- Jerry Brown

The reason that everybody likes planning is that nobody has to do anything.
- Jerry Brown

Inaction may be the biggest form of action.
- Jerry Brown

We have to deal with where we are.
We have to create cooperatives, we have to create intentional communities,
we have to work for local cooperation where we are.
- Jerry Brown

When the farmer can sell directly to the consumer,
it is a more active process.
There's more contact.
The consumer can know, who am I buying this from?
What's their name? Do they have a face? Is the food they are
selling coming out of Mexico with pesticides?
- Jerry Brown

Multinational corporations do control.
They control the politicians.
They control the media.
They control the pattern of consumption,
entertainment, thinking.
They're destroying the planet and laying the foundation
for violent outbursts and racial division.
- Jerry Brown

Automation and technology would be a great boon if it were creative,
if there were more leisure, more opportunity to engage in raising a family,
providing guidance to the young, all the stuff we say we need.
America will work if we're all in it together.
It'll work when there's a shared sense of destiny.
It can be done!
- Jerry Brown

Several unions have agreed to larger employee contributions for their members.
Taxpayers are living with cuts and making sacrifices
to deal with the reality of California's budget crisis,
state workers are going to have to do the same.
- Jerry Brown

We have to restore power to the family,
to the neighborhood, and the community with a non-market principle,
a principle of equality, of charity,
of let's-take-care-of-one-another.
That's the creative challenge.
- Jerry Brown

Pension reform can be hard to talk about.
In the long run, reform now means fewer demands for
layoffs and less draconian measures in the future.
It's in the best interest of all Californians to fix this system now.
- Jerry Brown

I like computers.
I like the Internet.
It's a tool that can be used.
But don't be misled into thinking that these technologies
are anything other than aspects of a degenerate economic system.
- Jerry Brown

Jobs for every American is doomed to failure because
of modern automation and production.
We ought to recognize it and create an income-maintenance
system so every single American has the dignity and
the wherewithal for shelter,
basic food, and medical care.
I'm talking about welfare for all.
Without it, you're going to have warfare for all.
- Jerry Brown

The wise man looks back into the past,
and does not grieve over what is far off,
nor rejoice over what is near;
for he knows that time is without end.
- Lao Tzu

Opportunity is missed by most people
because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
- Thomas Edison

Who looks outside, dreams;
who looks inside, awakes.
- Carl Jung

Every really new idea looks crazy at first.
- Alfred North Whitehead

The wise man looks into space,
and does not regard the small as too little,
nor the great as too much;
for he knows that there is no limit to dimensions.
- Lao Tzu

He who experiences the unity of life
sees his own Self in all beings,
and all beings in his own Self,
and looks on everything with an impartial eye.
- The Buddha

Your visions will become clear only
when you can look into your own heart.
Who looks outside, dreams;
who looks inside, awakes.
- Carl Jung

We see what we ASSUME we will see.
If you believe the world is evil, you will see evil.
If you believe the world is good, you will see good.
To change how life looks, change how you see life -
change your expectations of life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You don't love someone for their looks,
or their clothes, or for their fancy car,
but because they sing a song only you can hear.
- Anonymous

One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers,
but with gratitude to those who touched our human feelings.
The curriculum is so much necessary raw material,
but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant
and for the soul of the child.
- Carl Jung

Don't fall for looks, they can deceive.
Don't fall for wealth, in the end it fades away.
Find someone who makes you smile
because it takes only a smile to make a dark day seem bright.
- Anonymous

I choose my friends for their good looks,
my acquaintances for their good characters,
and my enemies for their intellects.
A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
- Oscar Wilde

Love looks through a telescope;
envy, through a microscope.
- Josh Billings

I feel pretty good.
My body actually looks like an old banana,
but it's fine.
- Mike Piazza

I spent the first fourteen years of my life convinced
that my looks were hideous.
Adolescence is painful for everyone,
I know,
but mine was plain weird.
- Uma Thurman

It looks like we're up chocolate creek without a Popsicle stick!
- the movie Shrek 2 (2004)

Design is not just what it looks like and feels like.
Design is how it works.
- Steve Jobs

She got her looks from her father.
He's a plastic surgeon.
- Groucho Marx

I replaced the headlights in my car with strobe lights,
so it looks like I'm the only one moving.
- Steven Wright

What does God the Father look like? Although I've never seen Him,
I believe - as with the Holy Spirit -
He looks like Jesus looked on earth.
- Benny Hinn

Get up-close-and-personal:
Life looks different when you really get involved.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A liberal is a man or a woman or a child who looks forward to a better day,
a more tranquil night, and a bright,
infinite future.
- Leonard Bernstein

The gambling known as business looks with austere disfavor
upon the business known as gambling.
- Ambrose Bierce

A cynic is a man who, when he smells flowers,
looks around for a coffin.
- H. L. Mencken

He's got an overall flair for the game.
It looks to me like he really loves what he does and
he can't wait to get up in the morning,
go hit some balls and go play.
- Gary McCord

A poet looks at the world the way a man looks at a woman.
- Wallace Stevens

Even at our birth, death does but stand aside a little.
And every day he looks towards us and muses somewhat
to himself whether that day or the next he will draw nigh.
- Robert Bolt

Vision looks upward and becomes faith.
- Stephen Samuel Wise

The Bible looks like it started out as a game of Mad Libs.
- Bill Maher

History never looks like history when you are living through it.
- John W. Gardner

Initially, it was about kids at the bottom rung of the social ladder,
due to their looks and their class background.
But they're also outsiders in terms of their peer group.
- Jim McKay

It looks like the future's really bright.
- Michael P. Anderson

Love is the delightful interval between meeting a beautiful
girl and discovering that she looks like a haddock.
- John Barrymore

As a New Yorker, I'm someone who lives on an island
and looks across to America.
- Laurie Anderson

In designing hardware to be used every day,
it was important to keep both the human aspects and the machine in mind.
What looks good also often feels good.
- Michael Graves

I don't know how a fellow looks, when he meets somebody that he hasn't seen,
hasn't heard of, don't know where they are,
know nothing about the house, whatever.
- Charles Phillips

Why do you need to do a fancy cartwheel for before
you hit him? It just looks stupid.
- Owen Hart

If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail.
- Bernard Baruch

Experience teaches you that the man who looks you straight in the eye,
particularly if he adds a firm handshake,
is hiding something.
- Clifton Fadiman

Know where to find the sunrise and sunset times and
note how the sky looks at those times,
at least once.
- Marilyn vos Savant

He who follows his lessons tastes a profound peace,
and looks upon everybody as a bunch of manure.
- Moliere

Faith, mighty faith, the promise sees,
And looks to God alone; Laughs at impossibilities,
And cries it shall be done.
- Charles Wesley

I think the set looks great.
It's kind of like Battlestar Galactica meets like the Italian furniture fair.
- Thom Filicia

I was amazed at the house that I grew up in;
it looks practically identical to the way it was,
but I couldn't recognize it because of the size of the trees.
- Jim Fowler

What looks like enjoyment is the sneer of contempt.
That's not a smile.
- Jack Kevorkian

What you have, what you are - your looks,
your personality, your way of thinking -
is unique.
No one in the world is like you.
So capitalize on it.
- Jack Lord

It's hard to detect good luck - it looks so much like something you've earned.
- Frank Howard Clark

I'm not obsessed by looks.
I think you can become a prisoner of your own image.
- Juliette Binoche

A vegetable garden in the beginning looks so promising
and then after all little by little it grows nothing but vegetables,
nothing, nothing but vegetables.
- Gertrude Stein

Everything that looks to the future elevates human nature.
- Walter Savage Landor

One never reaches home, but wherever friendly paths
intersect the whole world looks like home for a time.
- Hermann Hesse

Virtue looks good but it only suits imposing figures.
- Frank Wedekind


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