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"That hurt we embrace becomes joy. Call it to your arms where it can change." - Rumi

"I would prove to you that being different isn't a death sentence but a call to arms." - Jodi Picoult

"I want my photos to be fresh and urgent. A good photograph should be a call to arms." - Terry Richardson

"The reason we call that pitch up and in is because the arms are attached to the shoulder." - Tim McCarver

"Now the trumpet summons us again - not as a call to bear arms, though arms we need; not as a call to battle, though embattled we are; but a call to bear the burden of a long twilight struggle, year in and year out, 'rejoicing in hope, patient in tribulation', a struggle against the common enemies of man: tyranny, poverty, disease and war itself." - John F Kennedy

"Now the trumpet summons us again not as a call to bear arms, though arms we need; not as a call to battle, though embattled we are but a call to bear the burden of a long twilight struggle, year in and year out, rejoicing in hope, patient in tribulation a struggle against the common enemies of man: tyranny, poverty, disease, and war itself." - John F Kennedy

"If it ain't broke, don't fix it' is the slogan of the complacent, the arrogant or the scared. It's an excuse for inaction, a call to non-arms." - Colin Powell

"What do you call a kid with no arms and an eyepatch? Names." - Bo Burnham

"Women are expected to identify gender as a starting point. Ethnicities are expected to identify that as a location. Is it ever possible for the artist to imagine a state of absolute freedom? That was my call to arms." - Kehinde Wiley

"I appeal to all Britishers to answer this call to arms for the defence of all the principles that we Englishmen have been the first to proclaim in the world." - John Amery

"Seven half-bloods shall answer the call To storm or fire the world must fall An oath to keep with a final breath and foes bear arms to the doors of death" - Rick Riordan

"No kingdom can be secured otherwise than by arming the people. The possession of arms is the distinction between a freeman and a slave. He, who has nothing, and who himself belongs to another, must be defended by him, whose property he is, and needs no arms. But he, who thinks he is his own master, and has what he can call his own, ought to have arms to defend himself, and what he possesses; else he lives precariously, and at discretion." - James Burgh

"If but a dozen French Were there in arms, they would be as a call To train ten thousand English to their side, Or as a little snow, tumbled about, Anon becomes a mountain." - William Shakespeare

"I wouldn't exactly call it 'Intelligent', but somebody has to be behind designing the human form other than just biological necessity. Why else would women have arms? Or feet? Or mouths?" - Zach Braff

"They come for you in the morning in a limousine; they take you to the studio; they stick a pretty girl in your arms... They call that a profession? Come on!" - Marcello Mastroianni

"To arms, citizens! Form your battalions!" - Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle

"To arms, to arms! The British are coming, the British are coming!" - Paul Revere

"The babe in arms is a channel through which the energies we call fate, love, and reason visibly stream." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Away! Away! The spell of arms and voices: the white arms of roads, their promise of close embraces and the black arms of tall ships that stand against the moon, their tale of distant nations. They are held out to say: We are alone. Come. And the voices say with them: We are your kinsmen. And the air is thick with their company as they call to me, their kinsman, making ready to go, shaking the wings of their exultant and terrible youth... Welcome, O life! I go to encounter for the millionth time the reality of experience and to forge in the smithy of my soul the uncreated conscience of my race." - James Joyce

"People have a right to be able to bear arms." - Mitt Romney

"To this day, I don't love my arms. People want more fit arms, but my arms are too fit. But I'm not complaining. They pay my bills." - Serena Williams

"If only we know, boss, what the stones and rain and flowers say. Maybe they call-call us-and we don't hear them. When will people's ears open, boss? When shall we have our eyes open to see? When shall we open our arms to embrace everything-stones, rain, flowers, and people? What do you think about that, boss? And what do your books have to say about that?" - Nikos Kazantzakis

"[A] new generation, innocent of the divisions of the Cold War, this coming-of-age. ... If its members do not feel the urgency to escape the nuclear danger that some of its parents felt, neither has it developed the deep attachment to nuclear arms also often found among their parents, including most of the governing class. ... The call for abolition should therefore be, among other things, a call from an older generation to younger one." - Jonathan Schell

"The people have a right to keep and bear arms." - Patrick Henry

"Courage ought to have eyes as well as arms." - H. G. Bohn

"To take arms against a sea of troubles." - William Shakespeare

"The best place to cry is on a mother's arms." - Jodi Picoult

"Free men do not ask permission to bear arms" - Thomas Jefferson

"I do not wish disaster to British arms." - Mahatma Gandhi

"The trumpet's loud clangor Excites us to arms." - John Dryden

"My arms are too short to box with God." - Johnny Cash

"Terrorists also want to use simple and reliable arms." - Mikhail Kalashnikov

"Courage ought to have eyes as well as arms." - Henry George Bohn

"The trumpet's loud clangor Excites us to arms." - John Dryden

"Evil does exist in the world. A non-violent movement could not have halted Hitler's armies. Negotiations cannot convince al Qaeda's leaders to lay down their arms. To say that force may sometimes be necessary is not a call to cynicism - it is a recognition of history; the imperfections of man and the limits of reason." - Barack Obama

"Just when you thought multi-nationals and crazed consumerism were too big to fight, along comes Naomi Klein with facts, spirit, and news of successful fighters already out there. No Logo is an invigorating call to arms for everybody who wants to save money, justice, or the universe." - Gloria Steinem

"I work out every day just to keep in shape. I feel like I never want to get stuck in a position where when you need somebody with great arms, you call Anthony Mackie. That hasn't been the calling card for my career, and nor do I want it to be." - Anthony Mackie

"Christianity can be described as a theological materialism: It is that which transforms our material existence. If our faith does not throw us into the arms of the world, if it does not lead to our experience of responsibility, love, celebration, and our commitment to transformation, then, whatever we call it, we have nothing but an empty shell." - Peter Rollins

"Christianity can be described as a theological materialism: It is that which transforms our material existence. If our faith does not throw us into the arms of the world, if it does not lead to our experience of responsibility, love, celebration, and our commitment to transformation, then, whatever we call it, we have nothing but an empty shell." - Peter Rollins

"I used a lot of what we call the "Shred-mill." It's like a treadmill, but you're basically running up hill and it's getting faster as you go. It definitely helped at the combine because it teaches you drive phases, how to pump your arms and how to use different aspects of your body." - Calvin Pryor

"If you wish to be brothers, let the arms fall from your hands. One cannot love while holding offensive arms." - Pope Pius VI

"To "bear arms" is, in itself, a military term. One does not bear arms against a rabbit." - Garry Wills

"If you wish to be brothers, let the arms fall from your hands. One cannot love while holding offensive arms." - Gerald Brenan

"There now remain only a few books, which they call books of the lesser prophets; and as I have already shown that the greater are impostors, it would be cowardice to disturb the repose of the little ones. Let them sleep, then, in the arms of their nurses, the priests, and both be forgotten together." - Thomas Paine

"I see the rainbow in the sky, the dew upon the grass; I see them, and I ask not why they glimmer or they pass. With folded arms I linger not to call them back; 'twere vain: In this, or in some other spot, I know they'll shine again." - Walter Savage Landor

"I was so upset with what was going on in the world. I just couldn't stand the idea of being people tortured and that we even had such a thing as war. I hated the older generation, who had not done anything about it. Punk was a call-to-arms for me." - Vivienne Westwood

"We live out our call most fully when we are a community of faith with arms wrapped about a community of pain." - John M. Perkins

"My arms hurt from how tightly Patch held me. "Now that's what I call a scream," he said, grinning at me." - Becca Fitzpatrick

"My arms hurt from how tightly Patch held me. "Now that's what I call a scream," he said, grinning at me." - Becca Fitzpatrick

"Tell me, O Octopus, I begs, Is those things arms, or is they legs? I marvel at thee, Octopus; If I were thou, I'd call me Us." - Ogden Nash

"You call yourself what you want to call yourself." - Bob Dylan

"I pledge you, pledge myself, to a New Deal for the American people. Let us all here assembled constitute ourselves prophets of a new order of competence and of courage. This is more than a political campaign; it is a call to arms. Give me your help, not to win votes alone, but to win in this crusade to restore America to its own people." - Franklin D Roosevelt

"Oh, and Cammie," At the sounds of his voice, I spun around, expecting to hear him crack a joke or call me Gallagher Girl. The last thing I expected was to feel his arms sliding arounds me, to sense the whole world turning upside down as Zach dipped me in the middle of the foyer and pressed his lips to mine. Then he smiled that smile I'd come to know. "I always finish what I start." - Ally Carter

"This isn't happening to you, princess," Sabine snapped before I could do more than shake my head. "This is happening to us. While you spent the past few months prancing around in ignorant bliss, we were all being possessed, or kidnapped, or stalked by this hellion. So dry your tears and take off the tiara, because this is a call to arms, not a pity party. You're not going to find any sympathy here." - Rachel Vincent

"This isn't happening to you, princess," Sabine snapped before I could do more than shake my head. "This is happening to us. While you spent the past few months prancing around in ignorant bliss, we were all being possessed, or kidnapped, or stalked by this hellion. So dry your tears and take off the tiara, because this is a call to arms, not a pity party. You're not going to find any sympathy here." - Rachel Vincent

"Riley - "Do' worry, there are many safeguards in place. Unless you want me to have Logan explain-" Trella - "No! I trust you." He clutched his hands to his chest. "She... Gasp... Trusts me! Call for medical aid stat!" I swung at him, but he grabbed my wrist and pulled me to my feet. Snaking his arms around my waist, he said, "We need to celebrate this momentous occasion." "What are we celebrating?" Jacob Ashon, Riley's father, asked from the doorway." - Maria V. Snyder

"This is' happening to you, princess," Sabine snapped before I could do more than shake my head. "This is happening to us. While you spent the past few months prancing around in ignorant bliss, we were all being possessed, or kidnapped, or stalked by this hellion. So dry your tears and take off the tiara, because this is a call to arms, not a pity party. You're not going to find any sympathy here." - Rachel Vincent

"So in your discussions of the nuclear freeze proposals, I urge you to beware the temptation of pride - the temptation blithely to declare yourselves above it all and label both sides equally at fault, to ignore the facts of history and the aggressive impulses of an evil empire, to simply call the arms race a giant misunderstanding and thereby remove yourself from the struggle between right and wrong, good and evil." - Ronald Reagan

"Riley - "Don't worry, there are many safeguards in place. Unless you want me to have Logan explain-" Trella - "No! I trust you." He clutched his hands to his chest. "She... Gasp... Trusts me! Call for medical aid stat!" I swung at him, but he grabbed my wrist and pulled me to my feet. Snaking his arms around my waist, he said, "We need to celebrate this momentous occasion." "What are we celebrating?" Jacob Ashon, Riley's father, asked from the doorway." - Maria V. Snyder

"She's alone, they kept telling themselves, and surely she danced in no one's arms, yet somehow that seemed to matter less and less. As the night went on, and clarinet and coyote call mingled beyond the lantern light, the magic of their own powder-blue jackets and orchids seemed to fade, and it came to them in small sensations that they were more alone than she was." - Jerry Spinelli

"I will tell you what I will do and what I will not do. I will not serve that in which I no longer believe, whether it call itself my home, my fatherland, or my church: and I will try to express myself in some mode of life or art as freely as I can and as wholly as I can, using for my defense the only arms I allow myself to use -silence, exile and cunning." - James Joyce

"Reread that pesky first clause of the Second Amendment. It doesn't say what any of us thought it said. What it says is that infringing the right of the people to keep and bears arms is treason. What else do you call an act that endangers "the security of a free state"? And if it's treason,then it's punishable by death. I suggest due process, speedy trials, and public hangings." - L Neil Smith

"My answer is that [Donald] Trump would not be permitted to win. Why do I say that? Because he's had every establishment off side; Trump doesn't have one establishment, maybe with the exception of the Evangelicals, if you can call them an establishment, but banks, intelligence [agencies], arms companies... big foreign money ... are all united behind Hillary Clinton, and the media as well, media owners and even journalists themselves." - Julian Assange

"So your strength is failing you? Why don't you tell your mother about it? ... Mother! Call her with a loud voice. She is listening to you; she sees you in danger, perhaps, and she-your holy mother Mary-offers you, along with the grace of her son, the refuge of her arms, the tenderness of her embrace ... and you will find yourself with added strength for the new battle." - Josemaria Escriva

"Only then did I see. Something was amiss with Patrick's snap-on one piece, or "onesie" as we manly dads like to call it. His chubby thighs, I now realized, were squeezed into the armholes, which were so tight they must have been cutting off his circulation. The collared neck hung between his legs like an udder. Up top, Patrick's head stuck out through the unsnapped crotch, and his arms were lost somewhere in the billowing pant legs. It was quite a look." - John Grogan

"I do have the most adorable little Chihuahua mix. I adopted him about 3 1/2 years ago from Much Love pet adoption, and he has been the love of my life ever since. His name is Beau, or as my sister and I like to call him ' mushy mush' because he truly is just a pile of loving mush that just melts in your arms." - Torrey Devitto

"To arms! to arms! ye brave! Th' avenging sword unsheathe, March on! march on! all hearts resolved On victory or death!" - Jacques Delille

"To arms! to arms! ye brave! The avenging sword unsheathe! March on! march on! all hearts resolved On victory or death!" - Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle

"...war is just to those for whom it is necessary, and arms are clear of impiety for those who have no hope left but in arms." - Livy

"I don't want to have strong arms, like you get from Pilates or yoga. But dancing arms become your best accessory. And it's great for your core muscles." - Natalia Vodianova

"I am here to love you, to hold you in my arms, to protect you." - Nicholas Sparks

"Yield, ye arms, to the toga; to civic praise, ye laurels." - Marcus Tullius Cicero

"Let arms yield to the toga, let the [victor's] laurel yield to the [orator's] tongue." - Marcus Tullius Cicero

"I held out my arms to him and he came to me like a child." - Daphne Du Maurier

"Extend your arms in welcome to the future. The best is yet to come!" - Anthony De Mello

"More courage is required to forgive than is required to take up arms." - Jose Ramos-Horta

"Yield, ye arms, to the toga; to civic praise, ye laurels." - Cicero

"The Second Amendment says we have the right to bear arms, not to bear artillery." - Robin Williams

"I take time to get close to, and I don't immediately throw my arms round someone." - Bernard Arnault

"He wants you all to Himself to put His loving, divine arms around you." - Charles Stanley

"To be able to put your arms around 24 years of music, it's really fun." - Billy Corgan

"One loves to possess arms, though they hope never to have occasion for them." - Thomas Jefferson

"The right to bear arms? What about the right to live?" - Stevie Wonder

"It is possible to call Tolstoy Kitsch." - Robert Scholes

"It is one of Heaven's best gifts to hold such a dear creature in one's arms." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"I'm about to reach my dreams and I aint even got my arms stretched." - Drake

"To have your niece die in your arms is the greatest gift from god." - Celine Dion

"Arms alone are not enough to keep the peace. It must be kept by men." - John F Kennedy

"Sometimes life seems so painful it hurts even to move my arms." - Sara Paretsky

"I opened my arms to Love and Love embraced me like a Lover" - Rumi

"We're a heart attack away from losing the right to bear arms." - Jeff Foxworthy

"Your liberty to swing your arms ends where my nose begins." - Stuart Chase

"If you can come to my fight, you can come in my arms." - Katy Evans

"Fatal ambition! say what wondrous charm Delude mankind to toil for thee in arms?" - Nicholas Rowe

"We start from the Mother's Arms and we run to the Dustshovel." - Charles Dickens

"Let the force of arms give place to law and justice." - Cicero

"To trial bring her stolen charms, and let her prison be my arms." - Charles Wyndham, 2nd Earl of Egremont

"Open your arms to change but don't let go of your values." - Dalai Lama

"I believe it is a mistake to isolate arms control from other areas of policy." - Henry A Kissinger

"And I closed my eyes because I wanted to know nothing but her arms." - Stephen Chbosky

"The ache of empty arms was an old tale to you." - Sara Teasdale

"We'd like to be welcomed with open arms and open legs" - Andy Biersack

"To preserve liberty, it is essential that the whole body of people always possess arms..." - Richard Henry Lee

"I would not think to touch the sky with two arms" - Sappho

"The law speaks too softly to be heard amidst the din of arms." - Gaius Marius

"Heaven, on occasion, half opens its arms to us; and that is the great moment." - Victor Hugo

"Here's to woman! Would that we could fold into her arms without falling into her hands." - Ambrose Bierce

"Since the handling of arms is a beautiful spectacle, it is delightful to young men." - Niccolo Machiavelli

"If God had intended us not to masturbate, He would have made our arms shorter." - George Carlin

"I rewrote the ending of 'Farewell to Arms' 39 times before I was satisfied." - Ernest Hemingway

"Muse of the many twinkling feet, whose charms are now extending up from legs to arms." - Lord Byron

"Flapping my arms I began to cluck, look at me, I'm the disco duck." - Rick Dees

"Let the force of arms give place to law and justice." - Marcus Tullius Cicero

"You have arms and legs, but don't know what to do with your lives." - Nick Vujicic

"WAIT TILL THEY SEE THESE ARMS IN AFRICA. THEY LOOK BIG ENOUGH TO ME" - Lou Ferrigno

"To love I must have something I can put my arms around." - Henry Ward Beecher

"Wherever arms flow, violence follows. Bullets replace ballots as the solution to political disputes." - Michael Douglas

"And it never, ever was interpreted that the Second Amendment meant individual's right to bear arms" - Rosie O'Donnell

"When I see a train, I want to take it in my arms." - Raymond Pettibon

"He found a new way to cover up his bad breath. He holds up his arms." - Rodney Dangerfield

"When you step in the ring, your arms are just too short to box with God" - CM Punk

"A textual analysis of the Second Amendment supports an individual right to bear arms." - Samuel Ray Cummings

"If God didn't want you to masturbate, he would have given you short arms." - George Carlin

"The laws allow arms to be taken against an armed foe." - Ovid

"I believe in Liberty for all men: the space to stretch their arms and their souls." - W E B Du Bois

"In yoga you reach your arms to the heavens and the universe smiles back at you." - Diamond Dallas Page

"Opposition doesn't mean to take arms and kill people and destroy everything." - Bashar al-Assad

"I don't have to negotiate an arms agreement with Great Britain or with France." - Barack Obama

"I have a present for you, but I need to borrow your arms for wrapping paper." - Anonymous

"The span of a man's outstretched arms is equal to his height." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"The Infinite Goodness has such wide arms that it takes whatever turns to it." - Dante Alighieri

"Here's to woman! Would that we could fall into her arms without falling into her hands." - Ambrose Bierce

"India is committed to strong armed forces, well-equipped with modern arms & technology!" - Narendra Modi

"Your right to swing your arms ends just where the other man's nose begins." - Zechariah Chafee

"It behooves a prudent person to make trial of everything before arms." - Terence

"I don't wear a watch because I want my arms to weigh the same." - Mitch Hedberg

"Travel light. She extended her arms to embrace her house, maybe the whole world." - Junot Diaz

"It's the most amazing feeling to hold your child in your arms." - Chris Odonnell

"It behooves a prudent person to make trial of everything before arms." - Jean Racine

"The right to bear arms is because it's the last form of defense against tyranny." - Ice T

"I'm attracted to long-legged girls with long arms and a little head." - Alvin Ailey

"If God had wanted man to play soccer, he wouldn't have given us arms." - Mike Ditka

"The length of a man's outspread arms is equal to his height." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"I should like to lie at your feet and die in your arms." - Voltaire

"The best way to hold a man is in your arms." - Mae West

"Your father has to die, better he dies in your arms." - Richard Ford

"The arms of God reach to embrace, and somehow you feel yourself just outside God's fingertips." - Greg Boyle

"It's the most amazing feeling to hold your child in your arms." - Chris O'Donnell

"I understand the Second Amendment. I support it. People have the right to bear arms." - Rudy Giuliani

"The right wing always mobilizes around constitutional amendments: the right to bear arms, school prayer." - Al Sharpton



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