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If it's true that our species is alone in the universe,
then I'd have to say that the universe
aimed rather low and settled for very little.
- George Carlin

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There is a serene and settled majesty to woodland scenery
that enters into the soul and delights and elevates it,
and fills it with noble inclinations.
- Washington Irving

We think that groups of between 30 and 40 early men
would have settled in an area measuring a hundred square kilometers.
- Richard Leakey

So when we finally settled down outside of Seattle
I felt totally uncomfortable with that idea.
- Josh Lucas

 

There is something so settled and stodgy about turning
a great romance into next of kin on an emergency room form,
and something so soothing and special,
too.
- Anna Quindlen

Where evil habits are once settled, they are more easily broken than mended.
- Marcus Fabius Quintilian

Australia and Canada were settled by adventurers,
they had to break new ground.
I think that is indelibly etched on our cultural spirit.
- Tom Cochrane

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A quarrel is quickly settled when deserted by one party;
there is no battle unless there be two.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Historically, the claim of consensus has been the first refuge of scoundrels;
it is a way to avoid debate by claiming that the matter is already settled.
- Michael Crichton

No sane person should believe that something is subjective
merely because it cannot be settled beyond controversy.
- Hilary Putnam

I might have simply settled down into an armchair literary life.
I really don't know exactly why I didn't.
- Edward Carpenter

Far worst of all, the fever had settled in Mary's eyes,
and Mary was blind.
- Laura Ingalls Wilder

The trick is to be there when it's settled.
- Arthur Joseph Goldberg

If the views I have expressed be right,
we can think of our civilization evolving with the
growth of knowledge from small wandering tribes to large settled law.
- John Boyd Orr

The world of a comic strip ought to be a special place
with its own logic and life...
I don't want the issue of Hobbes's reality settled by a doll manufacturer.
- Bill Watterson

Security is when everything is settled.
When nothing can happen to you.
Security is the denial of life.
- Germaine Greer

I do not believe there is a problem in this country
or the world today which could not be settled if approached
through the teaching of the Sermon on the Mount.
- Harry S. Truman

It is also asserted that the election settled the matters
of the war and the torture of prisoners.
These are dead issues that no longer need be addressed.
- Andrew Greeley

I'm a lot more grounded now, a lot more settled in my skin.
- Clea Duvall

A leaf fluttered in through the window this morning,
as if supported by the rays of the sun,
a bird settled on the fire escape,
joy in the task of coffee,
joy accompanied me as I walked.
- Anais Nin

All the culture war issues will be settled by the court.
- Gary Bauer

I was born and raised in the oldest settled part of
the nation and in an environment in which racism was officially mooted.
- Constance Baker Motley

A thousand woodpeckers flew in through the window and
settled themselves on Pinocchio's nose.
- Carlo Collodi

I think I settled on the title before I ever wrote the book.
- Frank McCourt

It was settled by the Constitution, the laws,
and the whole practice of the government that the entire
executive power is vested in the President of the United States.
- Andrew Jackson

I got involved in improv comedy.
It settled me down when I was getting wild.
I was sort of an evil teenager smashing up my cars
and drinking and driving,
let's just say, a lot.
- Bruce McCulloch

The rational mind of man is a shallow thing,
a shore upon a continent of the irrational,
wherein thin colonies of reason have settled amid a savage world.
- Wilford O. Cross

If the American people really come to a settled belief
that Bush lied us into war,
his presidency will be over.
- Bill Kristol

I've seldom become nostalgic or settled.
- Michael Tippett

The past is still, for us, a place that is not safely settled.
- Michael Ondaatje

But there is nothing to be done till a horse's head is settled.
- William Cavendish

No weapon has ever settled a moral problem.
It can impose a solution but it cannot guarantee it to be a just one.
- Ernest Hemingway

Obviously I faced the possibility of not returning
when first I considered going.
Once faced and settled there really wasn't
any good reason to refer to it.
- Amelia Earhart

I came from Canada when I was about 10 years old,
and our family settled in Cleveland,
Ohio.
- Joe Shuster

The voice doesn't take a lot of effort now,
but in the beginning it was hard to try to find a voice.
The one I settled on was just easier to do for a half-hour.
- Dan Castellaneta

We settled this continent without art.
So it was easy for us to treat it as an imported luxury,
not a necessity.
- Arthur Erickson

The great questions of the day will not be settled
by means of speeches and majority decisions but by iron and blood.
- Otto von Bismarck

Shortly after I was born he emigrated to Durban,
where members of my mother's family had settled at the turn of the century,
and the rest of the family followed soon thereafter.
- Aaron Klug

I have played Dracula a thousand times on stage and
I find I have become thoroughly settled in the technique
of the stage and not of the screen.
- Bela Lugosi

Ours is not a poor country and even though we are now a poor people,
there should be no room for the despondency that has
settled on large sections of the population.
- John Agyekum Kufuor

Hatred is settled anger.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

I never felt settled or calm.
You can't really commit to life when you feel that.
- Angelina Jolie

The minute you settle for less than you deserve,
you get even less than you settled for.
- Maureen Dowd

Beethoven, Wagner, Bach, and Mozart settled down day
after day to the job in hand.
They didn't waste time waiting for inspiration.
- Ernest Newman

The rest is a mere matter of detail,
to be settled with judgment,
discretion, and caution.
- John Griffin Carlisle

The curious defiled past him, after squeezing the Presidential fingers into the room,
and settled either on the sofa or chairs or remained
standing for protracted observations.
- Henry Villard

When we label anyone 'bad', we will have more trouble
dealing with him than if we could have settled for a lesser label.
- William Glasser

Here at the house, I've been decorating it and getting it organized.
My best friend moved in in October so I've been getting her settled.
She's my personal assistant now.
- Picabo Street

I've got two sisters and they're both married and they're
both much more settled into the way things are.
- Ann Wilson

Young people are fitter to invent than to judge;
fitter for execution than for counsel;
and more fit for new projects than for settled business.
- Francis Bacon

I and life: The case was settled chivalrously.
The opponents parted without having made up.
- Karl Kraus

I fear a permanent Confederation will never be settled;
tho the most material articles are I think got thro',
so as to give great offence to some,
but to my Satisfaction.
- William Whipple

My dad was born in Chicago in 1908...
his parents came from Russia.
They settled in Chicago, where they lived in a little
tiny grocery store with eight or nine children -
in the backroom all together -
and my grandmother got the idea to go into the movie business.
- Bob Balaban

We are in a period when old questions are settled and
the new are not yet brought forward.
Extreme party action, if continued in such a time,
would ruin the party.
Moderation is its only chance.
The party out of power gains by all partisan conduct of those in power.
- Rutherford B. Hayes

Nigel might have an earlier date, but I think it's
unprecedented from my memory.
So it is a reminder to everybody that the public can
move very rapidly on some issues and therefore what
looks settled may not be.
- Jim Bolger

Then the album created a tremendous furor and got me
kicked off Christian television for two months,
and then restored after they settled down and listened
to the music and realized there was nothing wrong with it.
- Pat Boone

But I was ready for it and I knew I could do it.
I've just turned 40, I have a son and I feel more settled and driven than ever.
I think my 40s will be my most prolific time.
It's a very rare life you get to lead as a sitcom guy.
- Eric McCormack

I have brought myself, by long meditation,
to the conviction that a human being with a settled
purpose must accomplish it,
and that nothing can resist a will which will stake
even existence upon its fulfillment.
- Benjamin Disraeli

I think the country is very settled in a lot of ways,
and we saw that after the Democratic Convention.
I think a lot of the bump that we enjoyed came when
John Kerry selected John Edwards as his running mate.
- Harold Ford

That settled Abraham Lincoln with me.
I was thoroughly satisfied that no such man ought to be President;
but I could not yet conceive it possible that such
a monster would be the choice of a majority of the people for President.
- John Sergeant Wise

One of the local reporters assured me Garrison would
put in an appearance for the cross-examination,
but as the courtroom settled down and the rear doors were closed,
there was no sign of him.
- James Kirkwood

The first issue to be settled is whether socialism
has a right to exist Are its allegations concerning
the present system true? Is industry proceeding on
a principle of fraud? I wish to test the power of recent
economic theory to give an exact answer to this question.
- John Bates Clark

My first job in all honesty is going to continue to be mom-in-chief.
Making sure that in this transition,
which will be even more of a transition for the girls...
that they are settled and that they know they will
continue to be the center of our universe.
- Michelle Obama

I was worried people would laugh at me when I started to talk the language,
but they were just pleasantly surprised that I could.
The sense of humour here is great - once I could have a giggle,
I settled down.
- Parminder Nagra

There isn't a wife in the world who has not taken the
exact measure of her husband,
weighed him and settled him in her own mind,
and knows him as well as if she had ordered him after
designs and specifications of her own.
- Charles Dudley Warner

Nothing ever gets settled in this town.
a seething debating society in which the debate never stops,
in which people never give up, including me.
And so that's the atmosphere in which you administer.
- George P. Shultz

Yeah, I did some small parts in high school and the
first year of college and then fairly soon thereafter
I settled into the backstage scenery,
and then at the University of Maryland I was doing
posters for their productions.
- Jim Henson

If the United Nations once admits that international disputes
can be settled by using force,
then we will have destroyed the foundation of the organization
and our best hope of establishing a world order.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Born Berlin 1931, Germany, father a British diplomat,
mother an American artist.
Educated at various schools all over the world.
1958 Settled down to live in London.
1966 Became interested in photography through photographing my young children.
No formal training.
- Fay Godwin

Each one of these treaties is a step for the maintenance of peace,
an additional guarantee against war.
It is through such machinery that the disputes between
nations will be settled and war prevented.
- Frank B. Kellogg

The Indian Corn, or Maiz, proves the most useful Grain in the World;
and had it not been for the Fruitfulness of this Species,
it would have proved very difficult to have settled
some of the Plantations in America.
- John Lawson


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