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The first question which the priest and the Levite asked was:
"If I stop to help this man, what will happen to me?"
But... the good Samaritan reversed the question:
"If I do not stop to help this man, what will happen to him?"
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Whenever you are asked if you can do a job,
tell 'em, Certainly I Can. -
and get busy and find out how to do it.
- Theodore Roosevelt

"How do you spell 'love'?" asked Piglet.
"You don't spell it...you feel it." answered Pooh.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

"We'll be Friends Forever, won't we, Pooh?" asked Piglet.
"Even longer," Pooh answered.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

 

One day Alice came to a fork in the road
and saw a Cheshire cat in a tree.
"Which road do I take?" she asked.
His responses was a question: "Where do you want to go?"
"I don't know," Alice answered.
"Then," said the cat, "it doesn't matter."
- Lewis Carroll

Nobody has ever asked the nuclear family to live
all by itself in a box the way we do.
With no relatives, no support,
we've put it in an impossible situation.
- Margaret Mead

The greatest compliment that was ever paid me
was when one asked me what I thought,
and attended to my answer.
- Henry David Thoreau

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My husband melted my heart the day he asked me,
"Can I participate in your wonder?"
In whose wonder do you get to participate today?
- Mary Anne Radmacher

My neighbour asked if he could use my lawnmower and
I told him of course he could,
so long as he didn't take it out of my garden.
- Eric Morecambe

I was married by a judge.
I should have asked for a jury.
- Groucho Marx

All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart,
will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired.
- Martin Luther

My mother asked me what I wanted for my birthday,
so I said I wanted to read poetry with her.
- Guy Johnson

Millions saw the apple fall, but Newton was the one who asked why.
- Bernard Baruch

If I were asked to name the chief benefit of the house,
I should say: the house shelters day-dreaming,
the house protects the dreamer, the house allows one to dream in peace.
- Gaston Bachelard

The holy passion of Friendship is of so sweet
and steady and loyal and enduring a nature
that it will last through a whole lifetime,
if not asked to lend money.
- Mark Twain

So you think that money is the root of all evil.
Have you ever asked what is the root of all money?
- Ayn Rand

I am regularly asked what the average Internet user
can do to ensure his security.
My first answer is usually 'Nothing;
you're screwed'.
- Bruce Scheneier

Time to Die:
A Zen teacher had a rare and priceless teacup.
One day, his precocious student accidentally broke the cup.
Hearing the footsteps of his teacher,
the student held the pieces of the cup behind his back.
When the master appeared, he asked: "Why do people have to die?"
"This is natural," explained the teacher.
"Everything has to die and has just so long to live."
The student showed the shattered cup, saying,
"It was time for your cup to die."
- Traditional Zen Koan

When I was a kid I used to pray every night for a new bicycle.
Then I realised that the Lord doesn't work that way
so I stole one and asked Him to forgive me.
- Emo Philips

I was so naive I didn't even know about agents.
I telephoned the William Morris agency and asked to speak to Mr. Morris.
I expected Bill Morris to be waiting for my call.
- Kirstie Alley

What do you do if you are asked to do a job,
first by the Prime Minister, and then by the King? How can you refuse?
- Lord Mountbatten

What surprises me is when people give me their mobile number.
The other day, someone on a bus asked if I swear.
I said I try not to, but of course I'm just a normal person.
- Christopher Parker

Then I contacted Ken, then he called me back,
then we had a great meeting.
Then he called and asked if I would come back to the show.
Which was awesome.
- Austin Peck

The Greatest Generation got to save old tires,
dig a Victory Garden and forgo sugar.
The Richest Generation is being asked to shop.
- Margaret Carlson

I would think: Stay close to the implants!
They must know something because they keep getting asked backstage!
- Moon Unit Zappa

I like to create the music I hear in my interior.
As a conductor, you have the ability to squeeze the
sounds and interpretation you asked for from 50 to 80 people.
- Eberhard Weber

Clapton asked my brother to play on his record.
I thought that was the most wonderful thing in the world.
- Gregg Allman

We feel really blessed to have been asked to come here,
and to have the opportunity for our family to be able
to look into the eyes of these people,
and in some way help.
- Connie Sellecca

I asked each one of them to make out with me and their
reactions varied from excitable to horrified.
- Rachel Perry

If I were asked for a one line answer to the question'
What makes a woman good in bed?' I would say,
'A man who is good in bed.'
- Bob Guccione

When I'm asked how to succeed in show business,
I always say I haven't the foggiest.
- Ethel Merman

Others have seen what is and asked why.
I have seen what could be and asked why not.
- Pablo Picasso

Speak the truth, do not yield to anger;
give,
if thou art asked for little; by these three steps
thou wilt go near the gods.
- Confucius

The sacrifices of friendship were beautiful in her
eyes as long as she was not asked to make them.
- Hector Hugh Munro

The director took my face in his hands and asked me to show him my teeth,
as with a horse.
This happened on a Wednesday, and by the following Monday I was shooting.
- Victoria Abril

When Attenborough asked me to do Gandhi it was almost
like stepping off one boat and stepping on to another,
even though both boats are going at 60 miles per hour.
- Ben Kingsley

The Constitution says that government isn't supposed
to be infusing religion into our society,
and so I asked to have that upheld.
- Michael Newdow

I asked the waiter, 'Is this milk fresh?' He said,
'Lady, three hours ago it was grass.'
- Phyllis Diller

If anyone ever asked me what I had to complain about
it would not have taken long to tell them.
Maybe I was just easily pleased.
- Len G. Murray

Many times I asked myself, 'Who is a painter in your own eyes?'
- Peter Malkin

I asked for help, which is the hardest thing in the world.
- Marcia Wallace

The Rat Pack was the piece that really kicked me out
of that little funk that I was in and then Ted called
me up and asked me if I wanted to be the dad in Blow.
- Ray Liotta

Historians are like deaf people who go on answering
questions that no one has asked them.
- Leo Tolstoy

Once you get into a part, and someone sees you,
you get asked to do it again.
- Yancy Butler

A little girl at the wedding afterwards asked her mother
why the bride changed her mind.
What do you mean? responded her mother.
Well, she went down the aisle with one man,
and came back with another.
- Anonymous

I'm often asked what I think about the faith of the
President George W. Bush.
I think it is sincere.
I think it's very real.
I think it's deeply held.
- Jim Wallis

When you are asked if you can do a job,
tell 'em, 'Certainly I can!' Then get busy and find out how to do it.
- Theodore Roosevelt

Spitfire asked me if I had a problem talking about Van Halen or Extreme.
I really don't.
There are people who are just going to want to know
what it was like to play with Eddie.
- Gary Cherone

I was standing in the schoolyard waiting for a child
when another mother came up to me.
Have you found work yet? she asked.
Or are you still just writing?
- Anne Tyler

I'm happy with the coach we have.
I think any one of the ones I asked them to consider would've been good.
- Bear Bryant

I have never once asked Alaskans to like how I got this job.
- Lisa Murkowski

He asked why and I said, 'Because Gwyneth has a fat suit,
my wife has a fat suit - I don't get a fat suit?' He looked at me and said,
'You mean you don't have one on?'
- Joe Viterelli

Gandhi has asked that the British Government should
walk out of India and leave the Indian people to settle
differences among themselves,
even if it means chaos and confusion.
- Stafford Cripps

I learned the songs and played the gigs,
and then they called me about a month later.
They told me they were like super stoked on me and
asked me to join their band.
- Travis Barker

The mark of a true politician is that he is never at
a loss for words because he is always half-expecting
to be asked to make a speech.
- Richard M. Nixon

The president overstepped his authority when he asked
the NSA to eavesdrop on Americans' international phone
calls without obtaining a warrant.
- Sherrod Brown

I get asked that a lot and I really don't.
- Frank Lampard

Someone once asked me what was the weirdest question I was ever asked.
And I was stymied.
- Martin Short

For the first time in history, we declared war without financing it.
Americans have not been asked to pay for it through taxes.
- David Broder

I'd love to be in another film, but they haven't asked me.
I think it's a shame but the prospects of me doing
another one now are remote.
Please do campaign on my behalf.
- Julie Walters

I saw what Purple meant to people and I still hear
it now when I'm in Europe.
I'm always shocked that I'm still asked about Purple
because it was such a long time ago.
- David Coverdale

I always feel attacked when I'm asked about my painting.
- Georg Baselitz

I must have made a good impression because a club official
to us into his office and asked me if I would sign
on for a year with a view to becoming a professional.
- Harold Larwood

I asked Dalai Lama the most important question that I think you could ask -
if he had ever seen Caddyshack.
- Jesse Ventura

Often I am asked if there is any such thing as a female serial killer.
- Pat Brown

I asked him a number of questions and I got some very interesting answers.
Ken's heroes, according to Christopher,
would be people like John Wayne, of course.
- Stacy Keach

People have often asked if I'm gay because I don't
go out of my way to spit and scratch and give people attitude.
- Jason Bateman

After we have calmly stood by and allowed monopolies to grow fat,
we should not be asked to make them bloated.
- John Griffin Carlisle

Writers are frequently asked why they wrote their first book.
A more interesting answer might come from asking them
why they wrote their second one.
- Len Deighton

Men don't even ask me out.
I can't remember the last time I was asked out on a date,
and I'm talking years here.
I spend my life more and more alone.
- Anna Nicole Smith

There's now a Fat Tony doll, which cracks me up.
But you feel honored that they asked you to do a voice.
- Joe Mantegna


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