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I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road. Stephen Hawking, scientist
  • destiny

The hardest thing in life to learn is which bridge to cross and which to burn. David Russell, musician
  • bridge

Until you cross the bridge of your insecurities, you can't begin to explore your possibilities. Tim Fargo, author
  • motivational

Cross country skiing is great if you live in a small country. Steven Wright, comedian
  • funny

Love always involves responsibility, and love always involves sacrifice. And we do not really love Christ unless we are prepared to face His task and to take up His Cross. William Barclay, theologian
  • easter

A citizen of America will cross the ocean to fight for democracy, but won't cross the street to vote in a national election. Bill Vaughan, journalist
  • america

The writer operates at a peculiar crossroads where time and place and eternity somehow meet. His problem is to find that location. Flannery O'Connor, author
  • crossroads

Poverty is the frontier we have to be able to cross. Ricardo Lagos, politician
  • able

I like to connect to people in the virtual world, exchanging thoughts and ideas, when in the physical world we might never have the opportunity to cross paths. Demi Moore, actress
  • connect

Egotism, n: Doing the New York Times crossword puzzle with a pen. Ambrose Bierce, journalist
  • crossword

He who postpones the hour of living is like the rustic who waits for the river to run out before he crosses. Horace, poet
  • crosses

The word "Christianity" is already a misunderstanding - in reality there has been only one Christian, and he died on the Cross. Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher
  • already

That crossover of whether it's entertainment or news is the biggest crock of b.s. in television today, because it's all entertainment. Vince McMahon, entertainer
  • crossover

Being the first to cross the finish line makes you a winner in only one phase of life. It's what you do after you cross the line that really counts. Ralph Boston, athlete
  • being

Hope, insofar as it is hope of resurrection, is the living contradiction of what it proceeds from and what is placed under the sign of the Cross and death. Paul Ricoeur, philosopher
  • contradiction

It's not the Jews that killed Christ. It was a political situation, and it was the Romans who killed Jesus. They put Jesus on the cross, not the Jews. Monica Bellucci, actress
  • christ

You might say that Lyndon Johnson is a cross between a Baptist preacher and a cowboy. Lyndon B. Johnson, president
  • baptist

Martyrs do not underrate the body, they allow it to be elevated on the cross. In this they are at one with their antagonists. Franz Kafka, novelist
  • allow

When the dictators and the opportunists are gone, the cross will still stand before us and something in us will say, 'That is the real thing.' Ralph W. Sockman, leader
  • cross

There's been a deliberate and systematic effort to convey to countries around the world, friends and foes, that if they cross the United States there's a price to pay. Sandy Berger, public servant
  • convey

Thailand stands at a crossroads. Thaksin Shinawatra, politician
  • crossroads

It's hard now to imagine that kind of travel and the daily tasks they simply took for granted. If a wagon axle broke, you had to stop and carve a new one. To cross a river, you sometimes had to build a raft. James Houston, artist
  • broke

For if the Germans do not help defend the West, American and Canadian troops must cross the seas to do the job, and I venture to believe that the troops - if not the statesmen - regard this as an interference at least in their own domestic affairs. Arthur Hays Sulzberger, publisher
  • affairs

I'm pretty Sicilian if I've been crossed. I don't seek revenge, but I never forget. And I make it hard to repair, which is not a great quality because if people held me to that standard, no one would be around me - ever. Amy Adams, actress
  • crossed

I was watching the show last year and it didn't even cross my mind that this could even happen. Scotty McCreery, musician
  • cross

The people who illegally cross into the country are from countries that have very close ties to al Qaeda, whether it's Yemen or Afghanistan, Pakistan, China. It is an absolute national disgrace. Rick Perry, politician
  • absolute

Our goal is not to build a platform; it's to be cross all of them. Mark Zuckerberg, businessman
  • build

I put everything in that last lap, it was very emotional when I crossed the line. It was all I had, I gave it all. Sebastian Vettel, celebrity
  • crossed

I was quite emotional when I finished my lap, but had to wait for other drivers to cross the line to hear whether I'd actually done it. It feels very special, but I acknowledge that the old master, Nigel Mansell, took his 14 poles from only 16 races. Sebastian Vettel, celebrity
  • acknowledge

I train very hard, either rowing on the cross trainer or running. Not only do you feel tired afterwards but it relaxes you, it completely clears the head. But to sort things out I also like to walk. Barry McGuigan, athlete
  • afterwards

Our attitude is that we want to cross over. You can't go on making records just for your own hometown. Cheryl James, musician
  • attitude

I've always loved to prove people wrong. I want to be able to cross color lines, because in music, there really is no barrier. Pink, musician
  • able

In our day we went from - we went into saloons. We couldn't cross over like you can today, get a television series and all of a sudden you're a major movie star, you know. Don Rickles, comedian
  • cross

I just want to give my best in London, I want to cross that line and see a personal best on the clock then I will see what position I am in. Asafa Powell, athlete
  • best

When he hung up on Nancy Reagan, that's when he crossed his final threshold. David R. Gergen,
  • crossed

It is unthinkable for a Frenchman to arrive at middle age without having syphilis and the Cross of the Legion of Honor. Andre Gide, novelist
  • age

A plague on eminence! I hardly dare cross the street anymore without a convoy, and I am stared at wherever I go like an idiot member of a royal family or an animal in a zoo; and zoo animals have been known to die from stares. Igor Stravinsky, composer
  • animal

What can we gain by sailing to the moon if we are not able to cross the abyss that separates us from ourselves? This is the most important of all voyages of discovery, and without it, all the rest are not only useless, but disastrous. Thomas Merton, author
  • able

Elizabeth's back at the red cross, and I'm walking the dog. Bob Dole, politician
  • cross

Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated. You can't cross a chasm in two small jumps. David Lloyd George, statesman
  • afraid

A pessimist is a man who looks both ways when he crosses the street. Laurence J. Peter, writer
  • crosses

A pitcher needs two pitches, one they're looking for and one to cross them up. Warren Spahn, athlete
  • cross

The Rubicons which women must cross, the sex barriers which they must breach, are ultimately those that exist in their own minds. Freda Adler, educator
  • barriers

He that hath no cross deserves no crown. Francis Quarles, poet
  • cross

God proved His love on the Cross. When Christ hung, and bled, and died, it was God saying to the world, 'I love you.' Billy Graham, clergyman
  • easter

Still falls the rain - dark as the world of man, black as our loss - blind as the nineteen hundred and forty nails upon the Cross. Edith Sitwell, poet
  • black

It is not unprofessional to give free legal advice, but advertising that the first visit will be free is a bit like a fox telling chickens he will not bite them until they cross the threshold of the hen house. Warren E. Burger, judge
  • advertising

When you understand what you see, you will no longer be children. You will know that life is pain, that each of us hangs always upon the cross of himself. And when you know that this is true of every man, woman and child on earth, you will be wiser. Whittaker Chambers, writer
  • child

The majority of the members of the Irish parliament are professional politicians, in the sense that otherwise they would not be given jobs minding mice at crossroads. Flann O'Brien, writer
  • crossroads

I have a face that is a cross between two pounds of halibut and an explosion in an old clothes closet. David Niven, actor
  • between

No one would have crossed the ocean if he could have gotten off the ship in the storm. Charles Kettering, inventor
  • crossed

We can't cross that bridge until we come to it, but I always like to lay down a pontoon ahead of time. Bernard Baruch, businessman
  • ahead

Do not rely on unplanned music; it comes out as though it were planned, but planned by someone you cross the street to avoid. Robert Ashley, composer
  • avoid

To believe Christ's cross to be a friend, as he himself is a friend, is also a special act of faith. Samuel Rutherford, theologian
  • act

I am a cross between Carl Perkins and Led Zeppelin. Ronnie Hawkins, musician
  • between

My father was a man of love. He always loved me to death. He worked hard in the fields, but my father never hit me. Never. I don't ever remember a really cross, unkind word from my father. Johnny Cash, musician
  • cross

The Cross is the approbation of our existence, not in words, but in an act so completely radical that it caused God to become flesh and pierced this flesh to the quick; that, to God, it was worth the death of his incarnate Son. Joseph Ratzinger, clergyman
  • act

There came to port last Sunday night the queerest little craft, without an inch of rigging on; I looked and looked - and laughed. It seemed so curious that she should cross the unknown water, and moor herself within my room - my daughter! O my daughter! George Washington Cable, novelist
  • came

If I'm in theatre, cinema doesn't even cross my mind. Similarly when I'm making a film, theatre doesn't cross my mind. John Hurt, actor
  • cinema

When I need to nail that riff to the cross, Marshall will always provide the hammer! Dan Hawkins, musician
  • cross

I learned in the early part of my career that labor must bear the cross for others' sins, must be the vicarious sufferer for the wrongs that others do. Mother Jones, activist
  • bear

I have certain moral parameters that I do not cross in writing; I don't write about adultery or kids having premarital sex. Nicholas Sparks, author
  • adultery

When the day shall come that we do part, he said softly, and turned to look at me, if my last words are not 'I love you'-ye'll ken it was because I didna have time. Diana Gabaldon,
  • fiery

The conception of two people living together for twenty-five years without having a cross word suggests a lack of spirit only to be admired in sheep. Alan Patrick Herbert, novelist
  • admired

Let no man in the world live in delusion. Without a Guru none can cross over to the other shore. Guru Nanak, philosopher
  • cross

I think that at the supper I neither receive flesh nor blood, but bread and wine; which bread when it is broken, and the wine when it is drunken, put me in remembrance how that for my sins the body of Christ was broken, and his blood shed on the cross. Jane Grey, royalty
  • blood

Left love behind many years ago. Now it rests under a cross in the cemetery in Tombstone. Franco Nero, actor
  • behind

It has not been an easy cross to bear. It has caused considerable confusion. My husband constantly complained about the awkwardness of being married to a woman whom he called Sister. Sister Parish, designer
  • awkwardness

Feast of the Holy Cross Does not every man feel, that there is corruption enough within him to drive him to the commission of the greatest enormities, and eternally to destroy his soul? Charles Simeon, clergyman
  • commission

My mom always taught me to be sweet and polite and cross my legs because it's what the guys like. Actually, they like a raunchy girl once in a while. Tiffani Amber Thiessen, actress
  • cross

It's time for us to keep better track of our livestock as they cross borders. Collin C. Peterson, politician
  • borders

There's one of my new poems actually - is a good example of where my poetry has ended up. My earlier river poetry was more like a cross between Shelley and Dylan Thomas. Robert Adamson, philosopher
  • between

I'm patient with crossword puzzles and the most impatient golfer. Brett Hull, athlete
  • crossword

Secondly I would like to make continuous efforts of stabilising cross Strait relations, eventually reaching peace across the Taiwan strait and stability and security in the Asia Pacific region. Chen Shui-bian, statesman
  • asia

God makes me play well. That is why I always make the sign of a cross when I walk out on to the pitch. I feel I would be betraying him if I didn't. Diego Maradona, athlete
  • betraying

It has crossed my mind that I would like to run or help to run a pro women's tournament, although I really don't know much about organizing an event (it seems overwhelming actually). Jennifer Wyatt, athlete
  • crossed

The cross is the centre of all this in every respect. John Nelson Darby, clergyman
  • centre

Those days if you drove cross country and you broke down on the side of the road, and the sign says 200 miles to the next gas station, you knew you were so screwed. Rob Zombie, musician
  • broke

I spend a lot of time working as a painter and in my studio I go from upstairs where I paint to downstairs where I play and record, so I get this thing crossing over. Andy Summers, musician
  • crossing

In some cases we've been building tools that are specific to Linux for the desktop, and they only work on Linux, but I see two major projects that are wildly, wildly successful: Mozilla and OpenOffice, and those two programs are cross platform. Miguel de Icaza, scientist
  • building

Showtime has given new, young filmmakers - black, white, across the board - an opportunity to make films, as well as actors who want to cross over into directing. Morris Chestnut, actor
  • black

I went to public schools, and while Gary was, like most American cities, racially segregated, it was at least socially integrated - a cross section of children from families of all walks of life. Joseph Stiglitz, economist
  • american

Always expect the unexpected. Right around Thanksgiving, when the new Alex Cross will be out. It's called Four Blind Mice and it's a pretty amazing story about several murders inside the military. James Patterson, author
  • alex

It's in the vein, somewhere in a cross between The Beatles, Cheap Trick, The Stones, Badfinger, you know, but it's not retro at all. But it is very pop. Steve Brown, musician
  • beatles

It's a trip but it hasn't crossed over to the point where women are throwing their panties at me. Taye Diggs, actor
  • crossed

I remember wearing overcoats, hiding in the bushes outside of Abbey Road Studios, waiting for the traffic to clear. As it did, we would drop our overcoats and run out on to the cross walk and strike our poses. Jack Irons, musician
  • abbey

I think it's good that people value their bodies and take care of them. I think if you cross the line and begin using your body as an asset or as an extension of your vanity, you've gone too far. Peter Coyote, actor
  • asset

But I must say the work I'm proudest of is the Green Cross Code man. David Prowse, actor
  • code

After Survivor, I was driving across country and moving to San Francisco, going to get a job interning at an ad agency. And then they asked me to read for this movie. Colleen Haskell, celebrity
  • agency

You have film actors doing TV, rap stars doing TV, with everyone kind of crossing the line. Anthony Michael Hall, actor
  • crossing

And once you cross over into that world, no matter how strong you are, you have to pay the price. Lawrence Taylor, athlete
  • cross

Well, it is true that they did - the Pentagon did impose rules for governing the handling of the Koran in January of 2003, after there had been complaints about the handling of the Koran from detainees, from the International Red Cross. Michael Isikoff, journalist
  • complaints

When they searched my car, they said that they found a gasoline canister and I think duct tape. Who wouldn't have a gasoline canister on them when driving 3,000 miles across country? Sherman Austin,
  • car

I guess my style is a cross between David Bowie and Clint Eastwood. Dylan McDermott, actor
  • between

In the rainy season, sometimes to get to the first lesson we had to run really quick, because we had to cross the river to school and we'd have to go up and down the bank to find a place to cross because there is no bridge. Haile Gebrselassie, athlete
  • bank

I raise quarter horses. Mine are mostly thoroughbred cross horses, a little bigger horses than some people like. I sell them or use them on the ranch. A lot of them go to the rodeo arena and some of them go to racetracks. Wilford Brimley, actor
  • arena

I mean, the sound of an amplified guitar in a room full of people was so hypnotic and addictive to me, that I could cross any kind of border to get on there. Eric Clapton, musician
  • addictive

At the cross God wrapped his heart in flesh and blood and let it be nailed to the cross for our redemption. E. Stanley Jones, theologian
  • god

God, to redeem us at the deepest portion of our nature - the urge to love and be loved - must reveal His nature in an incredible and impossible way. He must reveal it at a cross. E. Stanley Jones, theologian
  • cross

What I am looking for... is an immobile movement, something which would be the equivalent of what is called the eloquence of silence, or what St. John of the Cross, I think it was, described with the term 'mute music'. Joan Miro, artist
  • called

If I ever did cross over I would like to do it tactfully. I don't want to offend anyone in country. Can you have the best of both worlds? I sure like the idea of it! Bryan White, musician
  • anyone

The line between good and evil is permeable and almost anyone can be induced to cross it when pressured by situational forces. Philip Zimbardo, psychologist
  • almost

My introduction to track racing was through the background of cross country running, which is not a sport perhaps as popular in America as it is in England. Roger Bannister, athlete
  • america

In fact, the bandits steal the drinks and assistance provided along the course. Worse, they cross the finish line and mess up the scoring of legitimate runners. Joe Henderson, athlete
  • assistance

When little old ladies recognize a guy who was Mr. Olympia, that's saying something. That means I've been able to cross lines as far as marketability is concerned. Lee Haney, athlete
  • able

It makes sense that whatever the topic is, it's more compelling if you can provide the audience with a range of perspectives, and you can cross disciplines. And you don't have to control what people take out of it. Bernice Johnson Reagon, musician
  • audience

Therefore, don't let sinners take courage to think they will be favoured like the thief on the cross; for we see on the other side, they may be like the hardened one, and reproach death itself. Elias Hicks, clergyman
  • courage

I drove across country in my yellow 1970 VW bug (which I drove until 1986) to Los Angeles, having had enough cold weather in 5 years in Ann Arbor, and found a job within a few days. W. Richard Stevens, scientist
  • angeles

The way I see it, I can either cross the street, or I can keep waiting for another few years of green lights to go by. Camryn Manheim, actress
  • another

I was thinking about that, about what lines you'd be willing to cross if someone took your loved one or child. Rick Yune, actor
  • child

I quite like childlike songs, which sometimes cross over. Alan Price, musician
  • childlike

Some gods may cross your path, but why should gods be beautiful? They could also be frightening. Jeanne Moreau, actress
  • beautiful

I got very cross with the term, kitchen sink. It just meant that you invaded different kinds of houses, where it was very difficult to avoid kitchen sink. Timothy West, actor
  • avoid

Cross cultural experience teaches us not simply that people have different beliefs, but that people seek meaning and understand themselves in some sense as members of a cosmos ruled by God. Jeane Kirkpatrick, diplomat
  • beliefs

I mean, I tend to do my own thing, and that usually crosses purposes with everyone around me. Shirley Manson, musician
  • crosses

Still today, I cannot cross the threshold of a teaching institution without physical symptoms, in my chest and my stomach, of discomfort or anxiety. And yet I have never left school. Jacques Derrida, philosopher
  • anxiety

Yeah, getting the company that would help advertise and cross promote the movie on the release was an important factor for New Line, so we went out to a lot of different companies. David R. Ellis, director
  • advertise

We've all been around love enough to know how lucky we are. I've never seen anybody have a cross word on the set, and I'm there a lot. All the women just got brand-new trailers, so they're happy. James Denton, actor
  • anybody

If Jesus Christ was who He claimed to be, and He did die on a cross at a point of time in history, then, for all history past and all history future it is relevant because that is the very focal point for forgiveness and redemption. Josh Mcdowell, writer
  • christ

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  • cross

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