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Robin Gross Quotes and Sayings

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Fair use is always going to be a gray area,
and it should be.
We need to allow for things we can't see yet.
- Robin Gross

We're on the path of creating monopoly business practices out of copyright law.
- Robin Gross

The copyright bargain: a balance between protection
for the artist and rights for the consumer.
- Robin Gross

You don't have the power to make life "fair,"
but you do have the power to make life joyful.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

 

Life is not supposed to be fair.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

Life is NOT "Supposed to be Fair."
Know that there is no single way that life is "supposed" to be.
Demanding that life meet our expectations
is a sure fire recipe for a miserable existence.
Life is a game with no rules.
Life just happens to us regardless of our best intentions.
Our only path to happiness lies in being open
to receiving whatever life throws at us -
with Gratitude. Have NO Expectations of life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

There is a secret wisdom-of-the-ages
that holds the key to breaking
our cycle of self-imposed suffering.
The secret wisdom is,
"Life is not supposed to be fair."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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It is not fair to ask of others
what you are not willing to do yourself.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

"Fair" is not a useful concept.
Life is not "fair."
You can't make life "fair."
You can get angry.
You can complain about life not being "fair."
You can attempt revenge - perhaps violently.
You can inflict great suffering upon yourself
in the name of life being "unfair."
And Life is still not "fair."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Get over it - Life isn't Supposed to be fair.
You don't have the power to make life "fair,"
but you do have the power to make life joyful.
Get over yourself, and be of service to others.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Every man should have a fair-sized cemetery
in which to bury the faults of his friends.
- Henry Brooks Adams

In dwelling, live close to the ground.
In thinking, keep to the simple.
In conflict, be fair and generous.
In governing, don't try to control.
In work, do what you enjoy.
In family life, be completely present.
- Lao Tzu

There is a secret wisdom-of-the-ages
that holds the key to breaking our
cycle of self-imposed suffering.
The secret wisdom is, "Life is not supposed to be fair."
This is not sad news. This is GLORIOUS news!
Life is not broken. Nothing is wrong.
God has not failed, died, or gone on vacation.
The world is working perfectly. We just misunderstood.
Somewhere along the way, someone got the idea that
life was "supposed" to be "fair,"
and all the trouble started -
expectation, disappointment, resentment, anger -
a whole cycle of suffering that began
with the belief that life is "supposed" to be "fair."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Microsoft is engaging in unlawful predatory practices
that go well beyond the scope of fair competition.
- Orrin Hatch

In fair weather prepare for foul.
- Thomas Fuller

We will create a civilization of the Mind in Cyberspace.
May it be more humane and fair than the world your
governments have made before.
- John Perry Barlow

Fair peace becomes men; ferocious anger belongs to beasts.
- Ovid

Life is never fair, and perhaps it is a good thing
for most of us that it is not.
- Oscar Wilde

It is better to have a fair intellect that is well
used than a powerful one that is idle.
- Bryant H. McGill

But what a cruel thing is war
to separate and destroy families and friends,
and mar the purest joys and happiness
God has granted us in this world,
to fill our hearts with hatred
instead of love for our neighbors,
and to devastate the fair face of this beautiful world!
- Robert E. Lee

I know the world isn't fair, but why isn't it ever unfair in my favor?
- Bill Watterson

It's not fair to say that people who work with their
head or with their hands ought to pay taxes,
but people who earn their living with capital ought not to.
- Phil Gramm

True patriotism isn't cheap.
It's about taking on a fair share of the burden of keeping America going.
- Robert Reich

I've spent my career trying to help people without
connections understand what's going on so that they
have a chance of getting a fair shake from the connected and the powerful.
- Allan Sloan

A fair observer only has to ask: If there is violence,
who profits?
- Jack Schwartz

I did have a big following in the upper New York area.
I was at the New York State Fair a few times over the years.
I have areas that I say are my areas.
- Bobby Vinton

The second trial was a fair trial.
I do not call it a second trial.
I call it a fair trial, as opposed to the first trial,
which was an unfair trial, a Roman holiday.
- Sam Sheppard

In 1973 we moved to the British Isle of Man,
and I put my first band together for one year,
named Melody Fair.
- Andy Gibb

Foreign languages are another favourite topic,
and as these men are bilingual they have a fair notion
of what it means to speak and think in many different idioms.
- John Millington Synge

We get a ton of email; everybody does now.
It gives us a kind of a pulse that you can feel.We hear people saying,
thank you for being fair, for being balanced.
- Brit Hume

Before Huey was 5, I could take him to work with me.
Now, though, he has sports and lessons and friends,
and it's not fair to remove him from his whole life.
- Marg Helgenberger

It is important that the Iraqi people have confidence
in the election results and that the voting process,
including the process for vote counting,
is free and fair.
- Zalmay Khalilzad

Diplomats are useful only in fair weather.
As soon as it rains they drown in every drop.
- Charles de Gaulle

Sure, we've had our fair share of ups and downs,
but I don't know if we've had more than any other rock band...
we just have a way of getting ourselves into hot water.
- Carl Wilson

I'm not the classic type - fair skin,
very beautiful women of a classic type,
I'm talking about now.
- Debra Wilson

Art is why I get up in the morning but my definition ends there.
You know I don't think its fair that I'm living for
something I can't even define.
- Ani DiFranco

Our role is to maintain and monitor a framework in
which fair competition can flourish.
- Arthur Levitt

Yet the evil still increased, and, like the parasite of barnacles on a ship,
if it did not destroy the structure,
it obstructed its fair,
comfortable progress in the path of life.
- William Banting

Consequently many large railroad systems of heavy capitalization
bid fair to run into difficulties on the first serious
falling off in general business.
- John Moody

It is hardly fair to accuse us of ignorance when it
was made a crime under the former order of things to
learn enough about letters to even read the Word of God.
- George H. White

Follow thy fair sun, unhappy shadow.
- Thomas Campion

I'm a fair manager, put it that way.
I like to be fair with the players, but there's a time for discipline.
- Don Baylor

I'm gonna do between 75 and 100 dates.
A lot of it will be in Laughlin, Nevada;
I'll be there for two weeks.
And I'll work some casinos here and there,
and the fair dates.
- Mel Tillis

My personal life was fair game.
And that's what hurt me.
- Marla Maples

I should not regret a fair and full trial of the entire
abolition of capital punishment.
- James Madison

If nations could only depend upon fair and impartial
judgments in a world court of law,
they would abandon the senseless, savage practice of war.
- Belva Lockwood

Before you contradict an old man, my fair friend,
you should endeavor to understand him.
- George Santayana

To be fair, lying is part and parcel of public life.
Every politician has lied about something because they
are owned by the special interest groups that finance their elections.
- Peter Schuyler

I look at Liv Tyler and think 'It's not fair',
because I can't find a flaw on her.
And on top of that she seems nice, so it's really not fair.
- Tori Spelling

Too fair to worship, too divine to love.
- Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

I will not say the fact that there are no European
Union observers at an election means that it will not be fair and free.
- Olusegun Obasanjo

It would be a pity if, frustrated by the price of travel,
we elected to become a society that never made contact,
that never gave SETI a fair chance.
- Barney Oliver

I think it is fair to say that it is under a great deal of stress,
and if I am asking for significant changes,
it is because the world is going through significant changes.
- Mohamed ElBaradei

I'll accept being Phoebe to people for a while longer,
given how much fun it was.
That's totally fair.
- Lisa Kudrow

By adversity are wrought the greatest works of admiration,
and all the fair examples of renown,
out of distress and misery are grown.
- Samuel Daniel

It's not fair the emphasis put on beauty,
or on sexuality.
- Rosanna Arquette

Love consists in giving without getting in return;
in giving what is not owed,
what is not due the other.
That's why true love is never based,
as associations for utility or pleasure are,
on a fair exchange.
- Mortimer Adler

That it is logical, fair and reasonable to maintain
the purchasing power of an hour's work in terms of
goods and services the employee must purchase in his daily living.
- Charles E. Wilson

A full and fair discussion is essential to democracy.
- George Soros

We are taking close to $10 a CD the way we are doing it,
and I think that is a fair amount to split up between five guys.
Each of us makes like two bucks a record.
- Neil Schon

Equal opportunity means everyone will have a fair chance at being incompetent.
- Laurence J. Peter

Novel writing should never be confused with journalism.
Unfortunately, in the case of Primary Colors,
a fair number of journalists confused.
- Joe Klein

Serious sport has nothing to do with fair play.
It is bound up with hatred, jealousy,
boastfulness, disregard of all rules and sadistic pleasure in witnessing violence.
In other words, it is war minus the shooting.
- George Orwell

Strong advocacy for education, health care and worker
safety will be indispensable if they are to get their
fair share of President Bush's austere budget for the next fiscal year.
- Arlen Spector

The day cold and fair with a high easterly wind:
we were visited by two Indians who gave us an account
of the country and people near the Rocky mountains where they had been.
- Meriwether Lewis

According to the law of nature it is only fair that
no one should become richer through damages and injuries suffered by another.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

I played a Spaniard.
I looked about as Spanish as any other fair-skinned German.
- Lawrence Welk

I really think everything is fair game.
- Sarah Silverman

To be called a coward, I don't think that's fair.
- Rodney Alexander

Be fair with others, but then keep after them until they're fair with you.
- Alan Alda

Like stones rolling down hills, fair ideas reach their
objectives despite all obstacles and barriers.
It may be possible to speed or hinder them,
but impossible to stop them.
- Jose Marti


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