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In spite of my great admiration for individual splendid talents I do not accept the star system. Collective creative effort is the root of our kind of art. That requires ensemble acting and whoever mars that ensemble is committing a crime not only against his comrades but also against the very art of which he is the servant.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I went to the root of things, and found nothing but Him alone.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Sages speak of the immutable Tree of Life, with its tape root above and its branches below.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Temperance is a tree which as for its root very little contentment, and for its fruit calm and peace.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
To those who despair of everything reason cannot provide a faith, but only passion, and in this case it must be the same passion that lay at the root of the despair, namely humiliation and hatred.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Conscience is the root of all true courage; if a man would be brave let him obey his conscience.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The love of truth lies at the root of much humor.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Now, what I want is, facts. Teach these boys and girls nothing but Facts. Facts alone are wanted in life. Plant nothing else, and root out everything else. You can only form the minds of reasoning animals upon Facts: nothing else will ever be of any service to them. This is the principle on which I bring up my own children, and this is the principle on which I bring up these children. Stick to Facts, sir!More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Money is the fruit of evil, as often as the root of it.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
All truly wise thoughts have been thoughts already thousands of times; but to make them truly ours, we must think them over again honestly, till they take root in our personal experience.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Self-respect is the root of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Wonder rather than doubt is the root of all knowledge.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
It does seem so pleasant to talk with an old acquaintance who knows what you know. I see so many new folks nowadays who seem to have neither past nor future. Conversation has got to have some root in the past, or else you have got to explain every remark you make, and it wears a person out.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Since boredom advances and boredom is the root of all evil, no wonder, then, that the world goes backwards, that evil spreads. This can be traced back to the very beginning of the world. The gods were bored; therefore they created human beings.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Far from idleness being the root of all evil, it is rather the only true good.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Poverty is not the root cause of crime.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Idleness among children, as among men, is the root of all evil, and leads to no other evil more certain than ill temper.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
When you get right down to the root of the meaning of the word succeed, you find that it simply means to follow through.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Christianity is the root of all democracy, the highest fact in the rights of men.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A committee is organic rather than mechanical in its nature: it is not a structure but a plant. It takes root and grows, it flowers, wilts, and dies, scattering the seed from which other committees will bloom in their turn.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The love of evil is the root of all money.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Familiarity is the root of the closest friendships, as well as the interests hatreds.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Man tends to root for the underdog, because he fears that he will find himself in that same position far too often.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Perhaps the old monks were right when they tried to root love out; perhaps the poets are right when they try to water it. It is a blood-red flower, with the color of sin; but there is always the scent of a god about it.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Return to the root and you will find the meaning.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Perhaps the best function of parenthood is to teach the young creature to love with safety, so that it may be able to venture unafraid when later emotion comes; the thwarting of the instinct to love is the root of all sorrow and not sex only but divinity itself is insulted when it is repressed. To disapprove, to condemn --the human soul shrivels under barren righteousness.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
When an opinion has taken root in a democracy and established itself in the minds of the majority, if afterward persists by itself, needing no effort to maintain it since no one attacks it. Those who at first rejected it as false come in the end to adopt it as accepted, and even those who still at the bottom of their hearts oppose it keep their views to themselves, taking great care to avoid a dangerous and futile contest.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Keep your feet on the ground, but let your heart soar as high as it will. Refuse to be average or to surrender to the chill of your spiritual environment. [The Root Of The Righteous]More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The lack of money is the root of all evils.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The word question is derived from the Latin quarrier (to seek) which is the same root as the word for quest. A creative life is a continued quest, and good questions can be very useful guides. Most useful are open-ended questions; they allow for fresh unanticipated answers to reveal themselves.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
In times of storm, the shallowness of the root structure is revealed.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Vincent: Want some bacon?
Jules: No man, I don't eat pork.
Vincent: Are you Jewish?
Jules: Nah, I ain't Jewish, I just don't dig on swine, that's all.
Vincent: Why not?
Jules: Pigs are filthy animals. I don't eat filthy animals.
Vincent: Bacon tastes gooood. Pork chops taste gooood.
Jules: Hey, sewer rat may taste like pumpkin pie, but I'd never know 'cause I wouldn't eat the filthy motherfucker. Pigs sleep and root in shit. That's a filthy animal. I ain't eat nothin' that ain't got enough sense enough to disregard its own faeces.
Vincent: How about a dog? Dogs eats its own feces.
Jules: I don't eat dog either.
Vincent: Yeah, but do you consider a dog to be a filthy animal?
Jules: I wouldn't go so far as to call a dog filthy but they're definitely dirty. But, a dog's got personality. Personality goes a long way.
Vincent: Ah, so by that rationale, if a pig had a better personality, he would cease to be a filthy animal. Is that true?
Jules: Well we'd have to be talkin' about one charmin' motherfuckin' pig. I mean he'd have to be ten times more charmin' than that Arnold on Green Acres, you know what I'm sayin'?More [07/14/2005 12:07:00]
Deb: What have we got?
Peach: Root canal, and by the looks of those X-rays, it's not going to be pretty.
Bloat: Dam and clamper installed?
Peach: Yep.
[Dentist drills and patient screams]
Peach: Now he's using the Schilder technique.
Bloat: He's been favoring that one lately. He's using a Hedstrom file.
Gurgle: That's not a Hedstrom file, that's a K-flex.
Bloat: It has a teardrop cross section, clearly it's a HEDSTROM.
Gurgle: No, it's a K-FLEX.
Gurgle: K-FLEX.
Bloat: Oomp. There I go. I'll be over here.
Deb: [sighs] I'll go deflate him.More [08/11/2005 12:08:00]
Dory: Okay, he either said, "move to the back of the throat," or he "wants a root beer float".More [08/11/2005 12:08:00]
Harry Burns: With whom did you have this great sex?
Sally Albright: I'm not going to tell you that.
Harry Burns: Fine, don't tell me.
Sally Albright: Shel Gordon.
Harry Burns: Shel? Sheldon? No, no, you did not have great sex with Sheldon.
Sally Albright: I did too.
Harry Burns: No you didn't. A Sheldon can do your income taxes, if you need a root canal, Sheldon's your man... but humpin' and pumpin' is not Sheldon's strong suit. It's the name. 'Do it to me Sheldon, you're an animal Sheldon, ride me big Shel-don.' Doesn't work.More [01/08/2006 12:01:00]
It feels good to bring Farm Aid back to the state where it all started-and to see the seeds that were planted in Champaign in 1985 take root all over the country, ... The resilience and perseverance of America's farm families are helping to build a new system of agriculture.More [11/13/2006 12:11:00]
Well, fans always root for the underdog.More [11/15/2006 12:11:00]
[after catching Harry scribbling on his paper]
Professor Severus Snape: Tell me, what would I get if I added powdered root of asphodel to an infusion of wormwood?
[Harry doesn't answer]
Professor Severus Snape: You don't know? Well, let's try again... Where, Mr. Potter, would you look if I asked you to find me a bezoar?
Harry: I don't know, sir.
Professor Severus Snape: And what is the difference between monkshood and wolfsbane?
Harry: I don't know, sir.
Professor Severus Snape: Pity... clearly, fame isn't everything, is it, Mr. Potter?More [02/20/2007 12:02:00]
As a citizen of the great city of Chicago, I find it impossible to root against the White Sox. The White Sox organization has been much more consistent, in my lifetime at least, at putting a winning ballclub on the field.More [03/27/2007 12:03:00]
Older Watson: Holmes went on to explain that the Ramatep were a fanatical group of religious followers of Osiris, the Egyptian god of the dead. They were scorned by society because of their distortion of traditional religious beliefs and their violent and sadistic rituals. The Ramatep use a blow pipe and shoot a thorn into their chosen victim. The thorn is dipped into a solution made up of various plant and root extracts. When this solution enters the bloodstream, it causes the victim to experience very realistic, nightmare-like hallucinations.More [05/10/2007 12:05:00]
Alyssa: Since most of these people are cheering for the home team, I'm going to root for the visitors. I'm a big visitors fan. Especially the kind that make coffee in the morning before they leave!More [07/11/2007 12:07:00]
There is more similarity in the marketing challenge of selling a precious painting by Degas and a frosted mug of root beer than you ever thought possible.More [08/05/2007 12:08:00]
Merlin: The future has taken root in the present.More [10/22/2007 12:10:00]
Anna (in Tess's body): Root canal? That's not fair, they're not my teeth.More [11/26/2007 12:11:00]
Brigitte: Is a dead boy's room the only one they've got?
Ginger: It's better than sleeping out in the woods with a tree root for a pillow.
Brigitte: We've slept there before.
Ginger: Together forever?
Brigitte: Together forever.More [12/22/2007 12:12:00]
Connie Muldoon: [as she gives her long order, her speed of talking increases] Hello. My name is Connie Muldoon. I'm hosting a family reunion and my oven has run amuck; I think it's the heat actuator. Anyhoo, I'd like to order, uh, three Good Meals, four Junior Good Meals, and 17-piece order of your Good Chunks and, okay, on two of the Junior Good Meals, I need to substitute the Good Cookies for Good Pies. Now, don't fret if that's extra; I'll pony up the overage. And, uh, oh! On the regular Good Meals, I need two of the Good Burgers to have ketchup, mayo, mustard, lettuce, tomato, but no onion; I've got an interview this afternoon. Let's see, that takes care of everyone but Uncle Leslie who doesn't eat meat but, of course, he does eat dairy, so I don't get it. Let's get Leslie a Good Chickwich, some Good Fries, and a Good Root Beer all to go. But I would like to have my beverage while I wait. Now, total me up.More [12/30/2007 12:12:00]
Mr. Kesuke Miyagi: Inside you same place you karate come from.
Daniel Larusso: My karate comes from you.
Mr. Kesuke Miyagi: Ah. Only root karate come from Miyagi. Just like bonsai choose own way grow because root strong you choose own way do karate same reason.
Daniel Larusso: I do it your way.
Mr. Kesuke Miyagi: Hai. One day you do own way.More [05/23/2008 12:05:00]
Corliss Archer: Were you treating Betty Campbell to a coke? That frizzed out blonde?
Dexter Franklin: I was - well, we just happend to meet. I mean, gee, well, well as a matter of fact, it was a root beer.
Corliss Archer: Dexter Franklin, kindly leave this property at once.
Dexter Franklin: Well, holy cow, I tell you -
Corliss Archer: If there is one thing I will not stand for, it's fragrant infidelity!
Mildred Pringle: The word is flagrant, Corliss.
Corliss Archer: Well, what did I say?
Dexter Franklin: You said fragrant.
Corliss Archer: Well, I meant it. Your behavior stinks! Now get out!More [06/06/2008 12:06:00]
As far as Beau is concerned, we're on the same team, we root for each other. If my parts are slightly more attractive, or are perceived that way by others, he's very content.More [06/05/2008 12:06:00]
[the masochistic patient meets the sadistic dentist]
Arthur Denton: I think I need a root canal. I definitely need a long, slow root canal.More [08/02/2008 12:08:00]
Yancy Cravat:
Sugar, if we all took root and squatted, there would never be any new country.

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King Midas:
Who art thou, stranger?

A friend. Just call me Goldie.

King Midas:
What do you want? My gold?

I, want that paltry gold? Ha ha! 'Tis like chicken feed to me. Behold!

[Touches Midas' cat and turns it to gold]

King Midas:
The golden touch!

[Grabs the gold cat, but Goldie stops him and turns the cat back to normal]

King Midas:
My gold! My kingdom! Everything for the golden touch!

[Starts taking off his coat]

Keep thy shirt on, old king. To you the golden touch would prove a golden curse.

King Midas:
A curse? A curse? Ha! Then curse me with the golden touch! Ha ha ha ha!

Ah, but gold is the snare of the soul. Gold is the root of all evil. Gold is the...

King Midas:
Fiddlesticks! Give me gold, not advice.

So be it. I gave thee advise. Now I give thee gold. The golden touch is thine. Toodle-oo!

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The sum of the square roots of any two sides of an isosceles triangle is equal to the square root of the remaining side. Oh joy! Rapture! I got a brain! How can I ever thank you enough?

Wizard of Oz:
You can't.

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Ling Tan:
[to Jade] Remember, my child, that the woman is the root and the man is the tree. The tree grows only as high as the root is strong.

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Prof. Norman Holsworth:
You see, Doctor Hamilton belongs to the Freudian school of psychology, he believes that love rather than money is the root of all evil.

Evelyn Turner:
It's nothing of the king. Beg your pardon, Doctor Hamilton, but love doesn't always cause unhappiness and trouble. It's been one of man's inspirations for centuries. Why it's been the basis of some of the greatest stories ever written. Look at Romeo and Juliet, Anthony and Cleopatra, Abelard and Eloise.

Richard Mason:
Yes but look what happened to them.

Evelyn Turner:
Oh Dick that's not fair. You know what I mean, it doesn't matter what happens to people as long as they have something to live for.

Dr. Mark Hamilton:
But they didn't live for it, they died for it.

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As they say, evil is the root of all money... money trees, that is! Big, green money trees.

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Bear in mind the simple rule, X squared to the power of two minus five over the seven point eight three times nineteen is approximately equal to the cube root of MCC squared divided by X minus a quarter of a third percent. Keep that in mind, and you can't go very far wrong.

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Number 2:
By the time we finish with him, he won't know whether he's Number 6 or the cube root of infinity.

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Maggie Stone:
So? Isn't this where you do a double take and spit up your root beer and ask me if I'm really gay? Even though you know I'm the most sensational lover you ever had.

More [06/16/2016 01:06:42]

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