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So, if this were indeed my Final Hour, these would be my words to you. I would not claim to pass on ...
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I don't believe for a minute that the proof of God's existence is achieved. My faith prohibits me fr...
LAURENCE COSSé
If death, said my father, reasoning with himself, is nothing but the separation of the soul from the...
LAURENCE STERNE
Well, where am I really? I'm 200 feet off the ground in a manmade maze.
LAURENCE GONZALES
There are worse occupations in this world than feeling a woman's pulse
LAURENCE STERNE
The mere dates of my existence do not interest me, except in one connection. When the Great War star...
LAURENCE HOUSMAN
Every child comes into this world as a gift to humanity. It is up to us, as adults, to see that they...
LAURENCE OVERMIRE
The plan, a memory of the future, tries on reality to see if it fits.
LAURENCE GONZALES
Special effects are characters. Special effects are essential elements. Just because you can't s...
LAURENCE FISHBURNE
We are pleased to finally reach an agreement on major remedies to deal with major water pollution pr...
LAURENCE LAU
'Richard III' is a really difficult play to film - it's involved, often obscure. I felt ...
LAURENCE OLIVIER
The Committee continues to see the removal of accommodation as the focus of policy and has given no ...
LAURENCE MEYER
Living is strife and torment, disappointment and love and sacrifice, golden sunsets and black storms...
LAURENCE OLIVIER
I'm going to really miss the team; the bond I have with these players is so close. I'm going to miss...
LAURENCE MARONEY
To talk about [sales tax rates] independent of what we're currently facing is slightly unprofessiona...
LAURENCE KOTLIKOFF
What Greenspan is proposing is far too little, far too late, and what he needs to do is not prod the...
LAURENCE KOTLIKOFF
That would literally double the number of excess deaths over the next hottest summer in the last 40 ...
LAURENCE KALKSTEIN
Not only is her body language revealing, but so are her silences, which I find remarkable for an act...
LAURENCE KARDISH
Every marketer?s dream is to have their own company, We yearned to be free. We saved up and saved up...
LAURENCE MOLLOY
Increasing the dividend for a third consecutive year reflects the company's strong financial positio...
LAURENCE FINK
We collected 300 volunteers this morning and they have evacuated those in the camps to public school...
LAURENCE CHRISTY
The extension of the contract demonstrates our strong confidence in the Chinese aviation market and ...
LAURENCE BARRON
It is the 20th anniversary of the successful co-operation of Airbus with China's aviation industry, ...
LAURENCE BARRON
The year 2005 is quite a significant year for us, not only globally, but particularly in China.
LAURENCE BARRON
I think everyone is very surprised at how 'Matrix' has become the pop culture phenomenon that it is.
LAURENCE FISHBURNE
I certainly believe that being in contact with one's spirit and nurturing one's spirit is as importa...
LAURENCE FISHBURNE
But there's nothing to be scared of here. It's all good news for the industry as a whole. People are...
LAURENCE BELL
We're not trying to displace (offline sales); we're trying to offer another channel. Our goal is rea...
LAURENCE TONEY
sometimes affection is a shy flower that takes time to blossom.
LAURENCE FOX
The million-dollar hotel room is here to stay.
LAURENCE GELLER
I think it would be a shame if the process of compensation becomes political instead of scientific.
LAURENCE FUORTES
He basically robbed Peter to pay Paul.
LAURENCE FUORTES
It's the first time that we have seen an actual pharmacy dispensing counterfeit medication.
JUDY LAURENCE
We get a wide range of responses (to our phone inquiries and visits). Some people are surprised ther...
LAURENCE GODFREY
This obviously poses a threat to Thailand for the disease to come back. There is border trade.
LAURENCE GLEESON
don't see what's going on.
LAURENCE GONZALES
Fantasy, myth, legend, truth - all are intertwined in the story that is Scotland.
LAURENCE OVERMIRE
So that whether the pain of a wound in the groin (cæteris paribus) is greater than the pain of a wo...
LAURENCE STERNE
I am persuaded that every time a man smiles, but much more so when he laughs, it adds something to t...
LAURENCE STERNE
Men tire themselves in pursuit of rest.
LAURENCE STERNE
People who overly take care of their health are like misers. They hoard up a treasure which they nev...
LAURENCE STERNE
If you're not sure where you're going, you'll probably end up somewhere else.
PETER LAURENCE
'Tis known by the name of perseverance in a good cause -- and of obstinacy in a bad one.
LAURENCE STERNE
What a large volume of adventures may be grasped within the span of his little life by him who inter...
LAURENCE STERNE