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A lot of people are tired around here,
by Jim Jones

A lot of people are tired around here,
but I'm not sure they're ready to lie down,
stretch out and fall asleep.
- Jim Jones

A man's gotta make at least one bet a day,
else he could be walking around lucky and never know it.
- Jim Jones

To me death is not a fearful thing.
It's living that's cursed.
- Jim Jones

Anyone who proposes to do good
must not expect people to roll stones out of his way,
but must accept his lot calmly,
even if they roll a few stones upon it.
- Albert Schweitzer

 

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex...
It takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage
to move in the opposite direction.
- Albert Einstein

Choose! If it's worth doing, do it today.
If it's not worth doing today, save yourself a lot
of worry and regret by choosing to permanently
erase it from your to-do list.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I must dedicate my life to teaching my people,
for only education would make their lot less bitter,
their latent power more strong.
- Jimmy Yen

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When I look back on all these worries,
I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed
that he had had a lot of trouble in his life,
most of which had never happened.
- Winston Churchill

Do you remember the things you were worrying about a year ago?
Didn't you waste a lot of fruitless energy
on account of most of them?
Didn't most of them turn out all right after all?
- Dale Carnegie

When was the last time you took
a different route to work ... just because?
Consider shaking up your life a little (or a lot) ...
for no reason, except to do it.
Let your life be an adventure.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Instead of comparing our lot with that
of those who are more fortunate than we are,
we should compare it with the lot
of the great majority of our fellow men.
It then appears that we are among the privileged.
- Helen Keller

You can observe a lot by just watching.
- Yogi Berra

Time goes by a lot slower when you miss the one you love.
- Anonymous

Love interrupts, if you like,
the consequences of your actions,
which in my case is very good news indeed,
because I've done a lot of stupid stuff.
- Bono

The best morale exist when you never hear the word mentioned.
When you hear a lot of talk about it, it's usually lousy.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
- John Lennon

Just remember, after they foreclose on your mortgage,
you get a lot more sunshine in your life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

My definition of success is to live your life in a way
that causes you to feel a ton of pleasure and very little pain -
and because of your lifestyle, have the people around you feel
a lot more pleasure than they do pain.
- Tony Robbins

Don't judge me.
I made a lot of money.
- Samantha Bee

Still, things could be a lot worse.
Oh, that's right... I'm falling to my death. Guess they can't.
- the movie Megamind (2010)

You can make a lot of money in this game.
Just ask my ex-wives.
Both of them are so rich that neither of their husbands work.
- Lee Trevino

My experiences have taught me a lot and I'm happy with my learnings,
if not with what I went through to learn.
- Ally Sheedy

We've got to put a lot of money into changing behavior.
- Bill Gates

As athletes, we're used to reacting quickly.
Here, it's 'come, stop, come, stop.' There's a lot of downtime.
That's the toughest part of the day.
- Michael Jordan

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

In order to be happy with a man,
you must understand him a lot and love him a little.
To be happy with a woman, you must love her a lot
and not try to understand her at all.
- Helen Rowland

You may think the president is all-powerful,
but he is not.
He needs a lot of guidance from the Lord.
- Barbara Bush

Getting out of the hospital is a lot like resigning from a book club.
You're not out of it until the computer says you're out of it.
- Erma Bombeck

Procrastination is like a credit card:
it's a lot of fun until you get the bill.
- Christopher Parker

I grew up in a big family with a lot of kids around,
and I definitely want to have children as well.
- Heidi Klum

Computers may save time but they sure waste a lot of paper.
About 98 percent of everything printed out by a computer
is garbage that no one ever reads.
- Andy Rooney

So my father was a person who never lied to me.
If I had a question, he answered it.
I knew a lot of things at a young age because I was intrigued.
- Nick Cannon

It seems that every time mankind is given a lot of energy,
we go out and wreck something with it.
- David R. Brower

A lot of movies are about life, mine are like a slice of cake.
- Alfred Hitchcock

Beauty has a lot to do with character.
- Kevyn Aucoin

There's a lot of people in this world who spend so
much time watching their health that they haven't the time to enjoy it.
- Josh Billings

Life was a lot simpler when what we honored was father and mother
rather than all major credit cards.
- Robert Orben

It costs a lot to sue a magazine, and it's too bad
that we don't have a system where the losing team has
to pay the winning team's lawyers.
- Carol Burnett

If you just watch a teenager, you see a lot of uncertainty.
- Jamie Lee Curtis

There's a lot of music that sounds like it's literally computer-generated,
totally divorced from a guy sitting down at an instrument.
- Aimee Mann

I have a lot of very close girlfriends and sisters -
I'm from an all female family.
My father often quips that even the cat was neutered!
- Shirley Manson

The big difference between sex for money and sex for
free is that sex for money usually costs a lot less.
- Brendan Behan

Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
- Janis Joplin

Women have a lot to say about how to advance women's rights,
and governments need to learn from that,
listen to the movement and respond.
- Charlotte Bunch

Just in terms of allocation of time resources,
religion is not very efficient.
There's a lot more I could be doing on a Sunday morning.
- Bill Gates

When I was a teenager, I read a lot of Poe.
- Dario Argento

God writes a lot of comedy... the trouble is,
he's stuck with so many bad actors
who don't know how to play funny.
- Garrison Keillor

Growing up, I didn't have a lot of toys,
and personal entertainment depended on individual ingenuity and imagination -
think up a story and go live it for an afternoon.
- Terry Brooks

I've had two proposals since I've been a widow.
I am a wonderful catch, you know.
I have a lot of money.
- Ruth Rendell

I plant a lot of trees.
I am a great believer in planting things for future generations.
I loathe the now culture where you just live for today.
- Penelope Keith

And after I make a lot of money, I'll be able to afford running for office.
- Christy Romano

I'm by no means condemning prescription medicine for mental health.
I've seen it save a lot of people's lives.
- Zach Braff

Both young children and old people have a lot of time on their hands.
That's probably why they get along so well.
- Jonathan Carroll

A lot of baby boomers are baby bongers.
- Kevin Nealon

Politics has become so expensive that it takes a lot
of money even to be defeated.
- Will Rogers

Anyone who says he can see through women is missing a lot.
- Groucho Marx

If I could only have one type of food with me,
I would bring soy sauce.
The reason being that if I have soy sauce,
I can flavor a lot of things.
- Martin Yan

Building technical systems involves a lot of hard work
and specialized knowledge:
languages and protocols,
coding and debugging, testing and refactoring.
- Jesse James Garrett

A psychiatrist asks a lot of expensive questions your wife asks for nothing.
- Joey Adams

I'm a '70s mom, and my daughter is a '90s mom.
I know a lot of women my age who are real computer freaks.
- Florence Henderson

It's easy to make a buck.
It's a lot tougher to make a difference.
- Tom Brokaw

The cars we drive say a lot about us.
- Alexandra Paul

A lot of people get impatient with the pace of change.
- James Levine

If a lot of people gripped a knife and fork the way they do a golf club,
they'd starve to death.
- Sam Snead

Our natures are a lot like oil, mix us with anything else,
and we strive to swim on top.
- Joan Rivers

There are a terrible lot of lies going about the world,
and the worst of it is that half of them are true.
- Winston Churchill

I know a lot of people think I'm dumb.
Well, at least I ain't no educated fool.
- Leon Spinks

Well tended garden is better than a neglected wood lot.
- Dixie Lee Ray

The triple is the most exciting play in baseball.
Home runs win a lot of games, but I never understood
why fans are so obsessed with them.
- Hank Aaron

A lot of presidential memoirs, they say, are dull and self-serving.
I hope mine is interesting and self-serving.
- William J. Clinton

You know, a lot of people are just interested in,
in building a company so they can make money and get out.
- Arthur Rock


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