It is never too late to be what you might have been.
Illegal aliens have always been a problem in the United States. Ask any Indian.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been.
Our deeds still travel with us from afar, and what we have been makes us what we are.
Forgiveness is the remission of sins. For it is by this that what has been lost, and was found, is saved from being lost again.
Life is not having been told that the man has just waxed the floor.
A husband is what is left of a lover, after the nerve has been extracted.
Success didn't spoil me, I've always been insufferable.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
I've been lucky. Opportunities don't often come along. So, when they do, you have to grab them.
I knew I was alone in a way that no earthling has ever been before.
I could forget that part, but it had to have been true.
I have always been scared of confrontation. My therapist says it stems from my fear of abandonment.
I'd be more frightened by not using whatever abilities I'd been given. I'd be more frightened by procrastination and laziness.
Chinese civilisation is so systematic that wild animals have been abolished on principle.
Had it not been for slavery, the death penalty would have likely been abolished in America. Slavery became a haven for the death penalty.
'Til the infallibility of human judgements shall have been proved to me, I shall demand the abolition of the penalty of death.
One of the outstanding achievements of the new constructional technique has been the abolition of the separating function of the wall.
By faithfulness we are collected and wound up into unity within ourselves, whereas we had been scattered abroad in multiplicity.
I have been a professor, and I have been a policymaker, and as a professor, you think in terms of truth or absolutes.