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Have we not come to such an impasse in the modern world
that we must love our enemies - or else?
The chain reaction of evil -
hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars -
must be broken, or else we shall be plunged
into the dark abyss of annihilation.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.
A broken bone can heal, but the wound
a word opens can fester forever.
- Jessamyn West
It is any day better to stand erect
with a broken and bandaged head
then to crawl on one's belly,
in order to be able to save one's head.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi
Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die,
life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.
- Langston Hughes
Lovers who have been left, lose confidence and become afraid.
They learn to leave relationships first.
The broken hearted become the heart breakers.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie
A tree that is unbending, is easily broken.
- Lao Tzu
Forgiveness is the answer to the child's dream of a
miracle by which what is broken is made whole again,
what is soiled is made clean again.
- Dag Hammarskjold
The violets in the mountains have broken the rocks.
- Tennessee Williams
When a man you like switches from what
he said a year ago, or four years ago,
he is a broad-minded person who has courage enough
to change his mind with changing conditions.
When a man you don't like does it,
he is a liar who has broken his promise.
- Franklin Pierce Adams
Arbitrary power is like most other things which are very hard,
very liable to be broken.
- Abigail Adams
Personally, I have fond memories of playing
on slippery rocks on the banks of a rushing river
as a child and hitchhiking in college.
To those who say, "But times are different now,"
I reply that statistically life is much safer now
than in the 1950s, with regard to both crime and accidents.
What has changed is our attitudes.
In those years, a broken leg from falling off a swing
or the back of a tractor was just part of childhood -
an excuse for gathering autographs.
Today that broken leg would be a source
of outrage and probably lawsuits.
I long for a simpler time when life was taken less seriously.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie
The repeated announcements that the Russian resistance
was definitely broken have been proved to be untrue.
- Hjalmar Schacht
Rules are mostly made to be broken
and are too often for the lazy to hide behind.
- Douglas MacArthur
It's the same old story you've heard a thousand times.
Somebody's trust gets broken.
Somebody's left behind.
- Travis Tritt
Man is born broken.
He lives by mending.
The grace of God is glue.
- Eugene O'Neill
Thus the whole country was broken into many shreds
and patches of sovereignty.
- John Lothrop Motley
It is not the broken heart that kills,
but broken pride, monseigneur.
- Gilbert Parker
Well, we're trying to patch and fix and put a cast on a broken system here.
You can call it what you want, but we'll continue to
purchase power in a private market.
- Gray Davis
Loving Chicago is like loving a woman with a broken nose.
- Nelson Algren
I bet some of you feel sorry for me.
Having an artificial leg has its advantages.
I've broken my right knee many times and it doesn't hurt a bit.
- Terry Fox
I had always broken the rules.
- Lauren Hutton
Sex pleasure in woman is a kind of magic spell;
it demands complete abandon; if words or movements
oppose the magic of caresses,
the spell is broken.
- Simone de Beauvoir
We have broken the cycle of dependency.
People have found out they're better off working.
- John Engler
The path of social advancement is, and must be,
strewn with broken friendships.
- H. G. Wells
What white man has ever seen me drunk? Who has ever
come to me hungry and left me unfed? Who has seen me
beat my wives or abuse my children? What law have I broken?
- Sitting Bull
I am a hero worshiper.
I love the number one tennis player.
I love the number one baseball player.
I want to see those records broken.
- Martha Stewart
Today I divide my day between being actor,
producer and distributor, and the monotony is broken.
- Ajay Devgan
Deadlines are meant to be broken.
And I just keep breaking them.
- Sarah McLachlan
If you've broken the eggs, you should make the omelette.
- Anthony Eden
The violence had broken out in both sides,
but our philosophy as a party was very,
- John Hume
Truth always originates in a minority of one,
and every custom begins as a broken precedent.
- Will Durant
The chains that bind us the most closely are the ones we have broken.
- Antonio Porchia
The characters in the book grow up with us.
My voice has broken as well.
- Rupert Grint
A broken heart is what makes life so wonderful five years later,
when you see the guy in an elevator and he is fat and
smoking a cigar and saying long-time-no-see.
- Phyllis Battelle
The human heart has hidden treasures,
In secret kept, in silence sealed; The thoughts,
the hopes, the dreams, the pleasures,
Whose charms were broken if revealed.
- Charlotte Bronte
All men are tempted.
There is no man that lives that can't be broken down,
provided it is the right temptation,
put in the right spot.
- Henry Ward Beecher
Germany expected that at the most a day or so would
see Belgian resistance broken and the dash on Paris begun.
It was not safe to start such a forward rush with Belgium unconquered.
- Kelly Miller
My own will and desires were now very much broken,
and my heart was with much earnestness turned to the Lord,
to whom alone I looked for help in the dangers before me.
- John Woolman
It is strange how often a heart must be broken before
the years can make it wise.
- Sara Teasdale
Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they
are too heavy to be broken.
- Warren Buffett
Those who are born of parents broken with old age,
or of such as are not yet ripe or are too young,
or of drunkards, soft or effeminate men,
want a great and liberal ingenuity or wit.
- Thomas Willis
Don't ever dare to take your college as a matter of course -
like democracy and freedom, many people you'll never
know have broken their hearts to get it for you.
- Alice Duer Miller
I believe that the confidence of Hungary in me is not
shaken by misfortune nor broken by my calumniators.
- Lajos Kossuth
Where there are laws, he who has not broken them need not tremble.
- Vittorio Alfieri
A word of kindness is seldom spoken in vain,
while witty sayings are as easily lost as the pearls
slipping from a broken string.
- George Dennison Prentice
I had just broken up with my wife so I was searching for another way to live.
- Michael Davis
For each book, the time is also broken up.
- George Stephen
We need a tougher enforcement program and,
most importantly, we need to fix the badly broken ethics system.
- Marty Meehan
My parents had broken through the shackles of dogma.
- Franz Boas
You're creating an intimacy that everybody feels,
that it's their experience, not yours.
I'll never introduce a song and say,
now this song is about 'my' broken heart.
- Diana Krall
I've never had my heart broken.
- Sally Field
Moshing and broken glass just don't go together.
- Billie Joe Armstrong
You will put on a dress of guilt and shoes with broken high ideals.
- Roger McGough
I came from a broken home, so my mom was a major influence in my life.
- Julius Erving
We've broken the code base into logical chunks,
called modules, and the foundation staff delegate authority
for the modules to people with the most expertise.
- Mitchell Baker
They have nothing in their whole imperial arsenal that
can break the spirit of one Irishman who doesn't want to be broken.
- Bobby Sands
Habits in writing as in life are only useful if they
are broken as soon as they cease to be advantageous.
- W. Somerset Maugham
Chords that were broken will vibrate once more.
- Fanny Crosby
Broken relationships are a source of heavy heartbreak
that seem to affect every family.
- Jerry B. Jenkins
The cholera had broken out at the post,
and five or six men were dying daily.
- Buffalo Bill
Do not be too hard, lest you be broken;
do not be too soft,
lest you be squeezed.
- Ali ibn Abi Talib
Happy is the man who has broken the chains which hurt the mind,
and has given up worrying once and for all.
However, in recent years our nation has seen a sizable
influx of illegal immigration that at best highlights
some alarming inadequacies and at worst indicates a broken system.
- Spencer Bachus
Truth may be stretched, but cannot be broken,
and always gets above falsehood, as does oil above water.
- Miguel de Cervantes
Friendships begun in this world will be taken up again,
never to be broken off.
- Saint Francis de Sales
The rigid cause themselves to be broken;
the pliable cause themselves to be bound.
- Xun Zi
The reason why the world lacks unity,
and lies broken and in heaps,
is, because man is disunited with himself.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
God save us from people who do the morally right thing.
It's always the rest of us who get broken in half.
- Paddy Chayefsky
A promise must never be broken.
- Alexander Hamilton
What treaty that the whites have kept has the red man broken? Not one.
- Sitting Bull
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- Jonathan Lockwood Huie
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