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"Keeping it all normal and keeping us together is my first priority. Then I fit films into my life." - Kelly Preston

"The people I know that have the hardest time keeping it together emotionally are people that don't workout." - Joe Rogan

"Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success." - Edward Everett Hale

"Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success." - Henry Ford

"Music is the only thing keeping the planet together" - Jaco Pastorius

"What kept me sane was knowing that things would change, and it was a question of keeping myself together until they did." - Nina Simone

"No mom has it all together. We're all dealing with loose ends when it comes to motherhood and our children. Some of us are just better at keeping up appearances, that's all." - Julie Ann Barnhill

"It was impossible to reconcile the repeal of the Corn Laws by me with the keeping together of the Conservative party, and I had no hesitation in sacrificing the subordinate object, and with it my own political interests." - Robert Peel

"My biggest role as director on the film is keeping a sense of the overview - how to cast the movie and shoot it in such a way that it will cut together. And how to design the style and tone." - Jay Roach

"I tried to keep us together, you were busy keeping secrets" - Drake

"The only thing keeping two people together should be love. Not legalities." - Lisa Kleypas

"Keeping your family together is an extraordinary feat - especially in the face of great conflict." - DeVon Franklin

"And I think that that emphasis on keeping a family together, alike, I think it's important." - Janet Suzman

"It will be impossible to achieve this (keeping the people together) if the elders and chiefs have their own way and are too proud of their chiefly status to not bring themselves down to the people." - Joni Madraiwiwi

"People forget that keeping a band together is hard; man, it's really hard. All the cliches apply about living in each other's pockets; of it being a relationship, a marriage, a family." - Dean Wareham

"The Holy Ghost will testify to our hearts, and the hearts of those gathered around with us, what He would have us do. And it is by keeping His commandments that we can have our hearts knit together as one." - Henry B Eyring

"My No. 1 priority, and it always has been this, is keeping our team together and making sure we have the right guys in the right positions to make a run at this for a long time." - Drew Brees

"Mind is a crowd of many desires; it is not a single desire. Mind is multi-psychic, and all the fragments are falling apart in different directions. It is a miracle how we go on keeping ourselves together; it is a hard struggle to keep oneself together. Somehow we manage, but that togetherness remains only on the surface. Deep down there is turmoil." - Rajneesh

"It isn't a secret, unless keeping it hurts." - Gregory David Roberts

"We have to all shoulder the responsibility for keeping the planet habitable, or we're going to suffer the consequences - together." - Barack Obama

"I think the hardest part about anything you do for 18 months is just keeping yourself together for 18 months." - Martin Freeman

"A theme of digital success is keeping it simple." - Walter Isaacson

"Keeping it simple for the consumer is incredibly dire." - Bob Iger

"Better break your word than do worse in keeping it." - Thomas Fuller

"We think we're doing it all. But the animals are doing the real work of holding it all together, and keeping us on our path. As are the plants. It's as if we think the stars and sun and moon and the earth itself aren't doing any work. It's as if we think that all of nature is unintelligent except for us." - Jane Caputi

"Hip-hop has crossed many boundaries and racial barriers, broken them down for people to come together, to listen to the music or come out of their own social ills in each of the countries that it has went to. Thanks to my traveling, and keeping up from place to place, and pushing our ideology - peace, love, unity, and having fun - it has worked." - Afrika Bambaataa

"Keeping it all together as a modern woman means multitasking, especially when you work. I think you always need to try your best, but at the same time you can only do what you can do, and you don't need to beat yourself up about it. I'm not white-picket-fence perfect." - Heidi Klum

"I think our support for the EEC has been very half-hearted. You really cannot join any group of nations and spend all your time criticizing it. The EEC is free Europe getting together. Had we had some vision like that after the First World War, we might never had the Second. My son does not have to go and fight as his father had to fight. Surely that is the most valuable thing of all, the reason for keeping Europe together." - Margaret Thatcher

"A friend is one to whom one may pour out all the contents of one's heart, chaff and grain together, knowing that the gentlest of hands will take and sift it, keep what is worth keeping, and with a breath of kindness, blow the rest away." - Dinah Craik

"And then I opened my eyes and it was just Grace and me - nothing anywhere but Grace and me - she pressing her lips together as though she were keeping my kiss inside her, and me, holding this moment that was as fragile as a bird in my hands." - Maggie Stiefvater

"How do we accomplish this matter of gathering life together in God? We must begin primarily by refocusing our attention keeping our minds and hearts directed toward God. The essence of the centered life is attention to God in all we think, say and do. It is the growing realization of His presence in our most down-to-earth living." - Sue Monk Kidd

"I have about four different endeavors I'm going after right now. They all excite me in different ways. I'm all about keeping as many irons in the fire as possible. I'm writing music, trying to write a book (aren't we all?), putting a festival together, speaking... It keeps life interesting." - Kevin Griffin

"It took a week for me to be able to take the gun apart, put the gun back together, get the ammunition and load, all the while keeping my eyes down the scope, which was something I'd never had to do before." - Katee Sackhoff

"We knew the pain of winter rushing up your skirt, and the ache of keeping your knees together in class, and how drab and infuriating it was to jump rope while the boys played baseball. We could never understand why the girls cared so much about being mature, or why they felt compelled to compliment each other..." - Jeffrey Eugenides

"A friend is one to whom one may pour out the contents of one's heart, chaff and grain together, knowing that gentle hands will take and sift it, keep what is worth keeping, and with a breath of kindness, blow the rest away." - George Eliot

"It brings people together. It brings the races together. It brings religions together." - Billy Higgins

"There is nothing to keeping a band together. You simply have to have a gimmick, and the gimmick I use is to pay them money!" - Duke Ellington

"I don't put big concepts on my work, and it's all often about keeping actors in a room together and not letting them leave." - Adam Rapp

"instead, we just sat there, together but really apart, watching a show about a stranger and all her secrets, while keeping our own to ourselves, as always." - Sarah Dessen

"Only together do Europe and the U.S. stand a chance of keeping liberal democracy as the central doctrine for organizing world affairs." - Victor Ponta

"To be frank, politics is about wanting power, getting it, exercising it, and keeping it." - Jean Chretien

"You could carve out the inside of a brick and hide your money in it for safe keeping. It's certainly safer than keeping it in the bank!" - Nicole McKay

"My work throughout my life is always representative of the time we live in. It's all about keeping it in order and keeping it in gear." - Chuck D

"You could carve out the inside of a brick and hide your money in it for safe keeping. It's certainly safer than keeping it in the bank!" - Nicole McKay

"People say keeping it real is a hard thing to do. Keeping it real is easy. Being fake and being soft is hard to do." - Trick Daddy

"I have this view that losing weight is easy, keeping it off is hard because keeping it off is the discipline." - Barry Ofarrell

"You could carve out the inside of a brick and hide your money in it for safe keeping. It's certainly safer than keeping it in the bank!" - Nicole McKay

"Suffering, if it is accepted together, borne together, is joy." - Mother Teresa

"For me personally, and as a band, there are a lot of challenges. Being in a band is like war, it's a battle - to focus, to really put together something that's formidable and then keeping everything together." - Erik Rutan

"If you have a problem I find keeping it a secret makes it so much stronger." - Josh Ramsay

"The work part of a relationship is keeping it where you want it." - Eva Longoria

"Ideal government would be a very boring job - it would be a matter of organizing a lot of utilities and keeping the wires together and the power plant and all that kind of stuff. It's not a matter of telling people how to live, it's a matter of making it pleasant for them to live. Government should be in the position of distributing food, stuff like that." - Grace Slick

"You must not sneeze. If you have a vehement cold you must take no notice of it; if your nose membranes feel a great irritation you must hold your breath; if a sneeze still insists upon making its way you must oppose it keeping your teeth grinding together; if the violence of the pulse breaks some blood-vessel you must break the blood-vessel - but not sneeze." - Fanny Burney

"Thus you may multiply each stone 4 times & no more for they will then become oyles shining in ye dark and fit for magicall uses. You may ferment them with gold and silver, by keeping the stone and metal in fusion together for a day, & then project upon metalls. This is the multiplication of ye stone in vertue. To multiply it in weight ad to it of ye first Gold whether philosophic or vulgar." - Isaac Newton

"The modern world has far too little understanding of the art of keeping young. Its notion of progress has been to pile one thing on top of another, without caring if each thing was crushed in turn. People forgot that the human soul can enjoy a thing most when there is time to think about it and be thankful for it. And by crowding things together they lost the sense of surprise; and surprise is the secret of joy." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"Thus you may multiply each stone 4 times & no more for they will then become oyles shining in ye dark and fit for magicall uses. You may ferment them with gold and silver, by keeping the stone and metal in fusion together for a day, & then project upon metalls. This is the multiplication of ye stone in vertue. To multiply it in weight ad to it of ye first Gold whether philosophic or vulgar." - Isaac Newton

"I travel up and down the country and I've been all around the middle of America for many years. Middle America is not one big mass of people with a proverbial beer in its hand, keeping the country down. That is not my experience of it and I don't labor under that misconception. And we have a long tradition of coming together through music in our country." - Wynton Marsalis

"Theres nothing better than keeping fit. It gives me energy and helps me think more clearly." - Trevor Donovan

"Style ain't nothing but keeping the same idea from beginning to end. Everybody got it." - August Wilson

"The story was writing itself and I was having a hard time keeping up with it." - Ernest Hemingway

"Electricity, water, gas, and steam course through the walls of my building, keeping it alive." - Mason Cooley

"Keeping plenty of gold and jade in the palace makes no one able to defend it." - Laozi

"No big deal. We all have blood in us, the trick is keeping it inside." - Jeff Lindsay

"She asked me what type of contraceptive I use. Underwear. Keeping it on prevents pregnancy." - Melina Marchetta

"Thank you for keeping it a secret. There aren't many of those in this tribe." - Kristen Ashley

"I'm always playing along that line: adding something more, yet keeping it sort of chaos." - Alex Webb

"There's nothing wrong with making a lot of money, there's something wrong with keeping it." - Tony Campolo

"Maybe it was inertia -or worse, fear- that was keeping me in the same place." - Jennifer Weiner

"No man ever threw away life while it was worth keeping." - David Hume

"More caution and perhaps more restraint are necessary in breaking a fast than in keeping it." - Mahatma Gandhi

"There may be luck in getting a good job-but there's no luck in keeping it." - J. Ogden Armour

"Retirement is having nothing to do and someone always keeping you from it." - Robert Breault

"It is common to overlook what is near by keeping the eye fixed on something remote." - Samuel Johnson

"You'll regret opening your mouth. You'll rarely regret keeping it shut." - Max Lucado

"It turns out that the history of astrophysics is where we perfected time keeping." - Neil Degrasse Tyson

"During the holidays it's like cooking central time so keeping it safe is an important part." - Charlie Barnett

"It is not God, but people themselves who shorten their lives by not keeping physically fit." - Carl Linnaeus

"I just like having fun with my style and keeping it new." - Cam Newton

"Retirement is having nothing to do and someone always keeping you from it." - Robert Brault

"Jealousy, that dragon which slays love under the pretense of keeping it alive." - Havelock Ellis

"It is never more difficult to speak well than when we are ashamed of keeping silent." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"It is done... the precious portrait placed in the hands of the gentlemen for safe keeping." - Dolley Madison

"There's nothing better than keeping fit. It gives me energy and helps me think more clearly." - Trevor Donovan

"Jealousy, that dragon which slays love under the pretence of keeping it alive." - Havelock Ellis

"I feel most comfortable keeping versatile when it comes to music genres." - Thia Megia

"Anyone can make an article longer; the skill is keeping it tight and lean." - Barry Ritholtz

"My grandma pregnant again trying to talk her out of keeping it" - Curtis Jackson

"When you write a song, there's no point keeping it to yourself." - Iwan Rheon

"If being recalled is the price for keeping one's promises, then so be it." - Russell Pearce

"Making money is easy. It is. The difficult thing in life is not making it, it's keeping it." - John Mcafee

"Success of life depends upon keeping one's mind open to opportunity and seizing it when it comes." - Alice Foote Macdougall

"I am not keeping my distance because it is uncomfortable for me, but because it is uncomfortable for them." - Jodi Picoult

"Much of the success of life depends upon keeping one's mind open to opportunity and seizing it when it comes." - Alice Foote Macdougall

"Keep on keeping on!!!" - Joel Osteen

"If only the sun-drenched celebrities are being noticed and worshiped, then our children are going to have a tough time seeing the value in the shadows, where the thinkers, probers and scientists are keeping society together." - Rita Dove

"The only way to live in the midst of inharmonious influences is to strengthen the will power and endure all things, yet keeping fineness of character and nobility of manner together with an everlasting heart full of love." - Hazrat Inayat Khan

"Right now, in every big city ghetto, tens of thousands of yesterday's and today's school dropouts are keeping body and soul together by some form of hustling in the same way I did." - Malcolm X

"I believe keeping families together is in the best interest of the United States. And in the past the level of deportations, and the mindlessness with which they've been carried out, that's hurt the United States." - Martin O'Malley

"Jon Hamm was the first I thought of for the other role in [Keeping Up with the Joneses], I recently worked with him on Clear History, an HBO improv movie that we had done together." - Greg Mottola

"The moment of sudden loathing And the season of stifled sorrow The whisper, the transparent deception The keeping up of appearances The making the best of a bad job All twined and tangled together, all are recorded." - T S Eliot

"But all lost things are in the angels' keeping, Love; No past is dead for us, but only sleeping, Love; The years of Heaven with all earth's little pain Make Good Together there we can begin again, In babyhood." - Helen Hunt Jackson

"I think the black community is no different from any other community. We need to take responsibility for how we live together. We need to be personally responsible for keeping our streets clean, our schools safe, and our houses peaceful." - Pearl Cleage

"Keeping the Union together, freeing slaves and being assassinated all added up to creating 'Lincoln the myth.' He overcame a lot of his own prejudices and became what many would consider the first black man's president." - Henry Louis Gates

"The best crime novels are all based on people keeping secrets. All lying - you may think a lie is harmless, but you put them all together and there's a calamity." - Alafair Burke

"I think we should be pushing for amnesty and a path to citizenship for every undocumented person residing in the United States who has not committed a violent crime, with a special emphasis on keeping families together." - Conor Oberst

"Freedom is a struggle, and we do it together. Not only together as black citizens, but black and white together." - Andrew Young

"[M]an has been accustomed, ever since he was a boy, to having a dozen incompatible philosophies dancing about together inside his head. He doesn't think of doctrines as primarily "true" or "false," but as "academic" or "practical," "outworn" or "contemporary," "conventional" or "ruthless." Jargon, not argument, is your best ally in keeping him from the Church. Don't waste time trying to make him think that materialism is true! Make him think it is strong or stark or courageous-that it is the philosophy of the future. That's the sort of thing he cares about." - C S Lewis

"I just wanna build momentum again. Keeping yourself in work is one thing, keeping yourself in good work's another. But if it doesn't work out, so be it. As the Taoists say, Learn to accept that which you cannot change." - Ian Hart

"Denzel Washington invoked confidence. When you have confidence, you can do anything. And that's what happened. I learned about being honest and keeping it true, keeping it true in my performance." - Derek Luke

"Creating success is tough. But keeping it is tougher. You have to keep producing, you can't ever stop." - Pete Rose

"There is nothing illegal in keeping up a tomb; on the contrary, it is a very laudable thing to do." - Ryan Lindley

"The earth is wise. It has given itself into the keeping of all, and all are therefore accountable." - Alice Walker

"...busyness, keeping up with others, hustling hither and yon, makes it almost impossible for an individual to form a heart..." - Soren Kierkegaard

"Focus on keeping your spine straight. It is the job of the spine to keep the brain alert." - B.K.S. Iyengar

"If you don't let things develop, it's like keeping something in a bag and not letting it out to fly" - Earl Scruggs

"Any decision you make isn't worth a tinkers damn until you have formed the habit of making and keeping it." - Henry Ford

"Or, having sworn too hard a keeping oath; Study to break it and not break my troth." - William Shakespeare

"One of the hardest jobs in ministry is keeping your own relationship with God where it needs to be." - Harold J. Warner

"The mere habit of writing, of constantly keeping at it, of never giving up, ultimately teaches you how to write." - Gabriel Fielding

"I became very critical of zoos and circuses and keeping animals in captivity. I wish it was against the law." - Christopher Walken

"Every organization of men, be it social or political, ultimately relies on man's capacity for making promises and keeping them." - Hannah Arendt

"Keeping passion at bay or surrendering blindly to it - which of these two attitudes is the least destructive?" - Paulo Coelho

"It is possible to avoid Jesus as Savior as much by keeping all the Biblical rules as by breaking them." - Timothy Keller

"Though it has no thought of keeping watch, it's not for naught that the scarecrow stands in the grain field." - Dogen

"When you say fiscal responsibility, it seems to me that you really mean rich people keeping their money." - Alice Adams

"Father and son are natural enemies and each is happier and more secure in keeping it that way." - John Steinbeck

"I am always a great fan of keeping things on an eye level for comedy because it plays better." - James Bobin

"Writing every day is a way of keeping the engine running, and then something good may come out of it." - T S Eliot

"You owe it to yourself not to permit your emotions to place your happiness in the keeping of another person." - Napoleon Hill

"They say that age is all in your mind. The trick is keeping it from creeping down into your body." - Anonymous

"The longer it takes me to find Mr. Right, the more he's going to pay for keeping me waiting." - Matt Groening

"Eating healthy and keeping hydrated does wonders; it centers my mood and helps me keep a sharp mind." - Betsy Landin

"Life is a series of surprises and would not be worth taking or keeping if it were not." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"I think luck gets you on to the stage. But it has nothing to do with keeping you there." - Eric Bana

"Keeping the Sabbath day holy is much more than just physical rest. It involves spiritual renewal and worship." - James E Faust

"Human nature is, by definition, a talkative one, imprudent, indiscreet, gossipy, incapable of closing its mouth and keeping it closed." - Jose Saramago

"And this is the wonder that's keeping the stars apart I carry your heart [ i carry it in my heart ]" - E E Cummings

"Instead of me keeping my art a personal thing, we can use it to save lives, change lives and inspire." - Swizz Beatz

"Parents are key when it comes to keeping kids off drugs. Good parenting is the best anti-drug we have." - Mel Carnahan

"A lot of young musicians in Stockholm are about keeping tradition alive and moving it forward at the same time." - Neneh Cherry

"A sparkling house is a fine thing if the children aren't robbed of their luster in keeping it that way." - Marcelene Cox

"I don't design for myself. I design something keeping in mind that it has to please a lot of women." - Dries Van Noten

"For me, it's more about keeping it simple with a rock and roll edge. It's all about accessorising." - Lulu

"There aren't a lot of guys out there keeping it real. Everybody's been branded. Everybody's been bought and sold." - Tracy Morgan

"I'm battling with keeping my narcissism at bay as it is, so Twitter was not a good thing for that." - Joel Kinnaman

"All these people who scream about Kashmir being an armed camp are in fact responsible for keeping it that way." - Zubin Mehta

"I won this award for keeping my mouth shut, so I think I'll do it again now." - Jane Wyman

"One of the hardest jobs in ministry is keeping your own relationship with God where it needs to be." - Harold Warner

"The only thing keeping you from what you want is your story about why you can't have it." - Tony Robbins

"But oh! the blessing it is to have a friend to whom one can speak fearlessly on any subject; with whom one's deepest as well as one's most foolish thoughts come out simply and safely. Oh, the comfort - the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person - having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words, but pouring them all right out, just as they are, chaff and grain together; certain that a faithful hand will take and sift them, keep what is worth keeping, and then with the breath of kindness blow the rest away." - Dinah Maria Murlock Craik



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