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If there ever was a poet for the working class Billy Joe Shaver and Merle Haggard would be my nomination.


David Allan Coe

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The biggest markets for my books outside the UK are France and Italy, and those are the two countrie...
JONATHAN COE
I don't think either of them are serious. They may just be fatigue more than anything. We'll have to...
CHARLIE COE
I knew it was going to happen. You could just feel it coming on. You could just tell that we weren't...
CHARLIE COE
This is a great opportunity for both young men and their families. It says something about our progr...
CHARLES COE
I've been on those guys from the first day I got here in 2003. From Day 1, I wasn't real happy. But ...
CHARLES COE
When I moved to Sheffield and went to a secondary modern in the Seventies, there were certain challe...
SEBASTIAN COE
You can only be hurt by the words of others if you aloe those words to hurt you.
GARY COE
Sometimes the demons we fear in the dark reveal themselves to us when we turn on the light and look ...
GARY COE
During my first Olympics in 1980, at the age of 23, I was physically in great condition but mentally...
SEBASTIAN COE
It's going to be probably after this week. We've got signing day this week, and I don't want to do t...
CHARLIE COE
Quite simply the Games are the biggest opportunity sport in this country has ever had. It is one tha...
SEBASTIAN COE
Anytime we can get more fish into the river it's a good thing. And if the river is clear enough to s...
ED COE
It's real scary to think about it could have been any one of us.
JANIE COE
You'd have to have people going out and driving around, so it's not something that we spend a lot of...
MICHAEL COE
Funerals are for the living. If we have not done for the dead while they were yet in flesh, it is to...
ROELIF COE BRINKERHOFF
The liberally educated person is one who is able to resist the easy and preferred answers, not becau...
ALLAN BLOOM
The most important function of the university in an age of reason is to protect reason from itself.
ALLAN BLOOM
The failure to read good books both enfeebles the vision and strengthens our most fatal tendency --t...
ALLAN BLOOM
A boy is a magical creature - you can lock him out of your workshop, but you can't lock him out of y...
ALLAN BECK
There is no real teacher who in practice does not believe in the existence of the soul, or in a m...
ALLAN BLOOM
There is no real teacher who in practice does not believe in the existence of the soul, or in a magi...
ALLAN BLOOM
I admit it's tempting to wish for the perfect boss, or the perfect parent, or the perfect outfit, bu...
ALLAN HEINBERG
I was so fanatical about trying to save wildlife... I was unable to accept that we couldn't solv...
ALLAN SAVORY
Ultimately, the only wealth that can sustain any community, economy or nation is derived from the ph...
ALLAN SAVORY
We're involved in racing because there's that element of competition. But there's that d...
ALLAN MCNISH
It's always performing for me. I write and I record so I can perform. It all ties to that. I'...
GARY ALLAN
I don't want to hear songs about how sunshiny things are. I don't like songs that feel like ...
GARY ALLAN
My goal is to hit the gym every day I'm on vacation. Usually I just end up sleeping and drinking...
GARY ALLAN
Now that we've discovered how to actually develop policies and projects holistically, if we can ...
ALLAN SAVORY
To me, country music's about life. It's about Monday through Friday. It's the blue-colla...
GARY ALLAN
I wish you all
an ego free
driven day!
ALLAN RUFUS
Hard work does not go unnoticed,
and someday the rewards will follow
ALLAN RUFUS
We had our share of trouble today, but that's natural in development. This was the first real endura...
ALLAN MCNISH
We are responsible for actions performed in response to circumstances for which we are not responsib...
ALLAN MASSIE
selling out the American people on behalf of a very few, big corporate interests.
ALLAN LICHTMAN
This is a very tough one to turn around,
ALLAN LICHTMAN
The boys were sparkling beforehand and it was a matter of calming them down. They kept their discipl...
ALLAN JONES
Global warming is the greatest threat facing the planet today and we are close to passing the tippin...
ALLAN JONES
People are voting for Conservatives in greater numbers, but it's not translating into Conservative s...
ALLAN GREGG
If I was Harper right now, I'd go right into Quebec and hold big rallies. Big balloons and marching ...
ALLAN GREGG
The temptation to defeat the government will be overwhelming. They know that when this issue fades, ...
ALLAN GREGG
It is disturbing that Telstra still has not offered the particular ADSL (asymmetric digital subscrib...
ALLAN FELS
It is disturbing that Telstra still has not offered the particular ADSL (asymmetric digital subscrib...
ALLAN FELS
This also will facilitate new investment in broadband networks
ALLAN FELS