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"In pop culture news, Lady Gaga got married. And yes, she was wearing white meat." - David Letterman

"Please don't bite baby, I got some bomb ass pussy from a white lady... She let me hide my weed in her titties" - Lil Wayne

"Realism absorbs the ideal by adding a few small imperfections. Example: it paints a few specks of mud on the white gown of the Lady in the Garden." - Mason Cooley

"We used to say in the White House that if a place is too dangerous, too small or too poor, send the First Lady." - Hillary Clinton

"It was the time when lilies blow, And clouds are highest up in air. Lord Ronald brought a lily-white doe To give his cousin, Lady Clare." - Alfred Tennyson

"One lady told me that before she saw 'Sounder' she didn't believe black people could love each other, have deep relationships in the same way as white people." - Cicely Tyson

"I'm afraid to look in the mirror. I'm afraid I'm going to see an old lady with white hair, just like the old ladies in the park. Alittle bundle in a black shawl just waiting for the coffin." - Paddy Chayefsky

"When Hillary Clinton was in the Clinton White House as first lady, the left - the right accused her of being wide eyed radical lesbian feminist and in some issues, like welfare reform, she pushed back against the new ." - David Corn

"Lady, three white leopards sat under a juniper-tree In the cool of the day, having fed to satiety On my legs my heart my liver and that which had been contained In the hollow round of my skull." - T S Eliot

"She walks - the lady of my delight - A sheperdess of sheep. Her flocks are thoughts. She keeps them white; She guards them from the steep. She feeds them on the fragrant height, And folds them in for sleep." - Alice Meynell

"I like not lady-slippers, Not yet the sweet-pea blossoms, Not yet the flaky roses, Red or white as snow; I like the chaliced lilies, The heavy Eastern lilies, The gorgeous tiger-lilies, That in our garden grow." - Thomas Bailey Aldrich

"I have a wonderful white coat I can wear on the court and also in New York for those rainy days...its lady-like and goes perfect with my personality." - Serena Williams

"I like not lady-slippers, Nor yet the sweet-pea blossoms, Nor yet the flaky roses, Red or white as snow; I like the chaliced lilies, The heavy Eastern lilies, The gorgeous tiger-lilies, That in our garden grow." - Thomas Bailey Aldrich

"I always enjoyed politics. I worked at the White House recently, primarily for the First Lady. Because of my experience running my travel agency, I was in charge of the files she kept on the Travel Office." - Joseph Force Crater

"She walks-the lady of my delight- A sheperdess of sheep. Her flocks are thoughts. She keeps them white; She guards them from the steep. She feeds them on the fragrant height, And folds them in for sleep." - Alice Meynell

"Never yawn in front of a lady." - Frank Sinatra

"There he heard a Lady talking, To some milk-white Hens of Dorking,- 'Tis the lady Jingly Jones! On that little heap of stones Sits the Lady Jingly Jones!" - Edward Lear

"Put variety in white." - Charles Webster Hawthorne

"Callista Gingrich. Karen Santorum. Ann Romney. Now do you really think our country is ready for a white first lady?" - Robert De Niro

"She really is a completely different First Lady. Eleanor Roosevelt was not going to suffer and withdraw in the White House. And I think he's a very different President. He does not want his wife to suffer and withdraw in the White House. And they really are partners. They're partners in a big house where there are two separate courts, and they both know they have two separate courts. But these are courts that are allied in purpose, united in vision." - Blanche Wiesen Cook

"A lovely lady, garmented in light From her own beauty." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"What do Judy Garland and Lady Gaga have in common?" - Elijah

"A lovely lady, garmented in light From her own beauty." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"A black-sharded lady keeps me in a parrot cage." - Sylvia Plath

"She clad herself in a russet gown, She was no longer Lady Clare: She went by dale, and she went by down, With a single rose in her hair. The lily-white doe Lord Ronald had brought Leapt up from where she lay. Dropped her head in the maiden's hand. And followed her all the way." - Alfred Tennyson

"Rule Number One for working for a white lady, Minny: it is nobody's business. You keep your nose out of your White Lady's problems, you do' go crying to her with yours-you ca' pay the light bill? Your feet are too sore? Remember one thing: white people are not your friends. They do' want to hear about it. And when Miss White Lady catches her man with the lady next door, you keep out of it, you hear me?" - Kathryn Stockett

"Rule Number One for working for a white lady, Minny: it is nobody's business. You keep your nose out of your White Lady's problems, you don't go crying to her with yours-you can't pay the light bill? Your feet are too sore? Remember one thing: white people are not your friends. They don't want to hear about it. And when Miss White Lady catches her man with the lady next door, you keep out of it, you hear me?" - Kathryn Stockett

"Both Kennedy and Obama exuded a dash of glamour in their roles as commander-in-chief and became the darlings of Hollywood. As president, each brought to the White House a fashionable and accomplished First Lady, two adorable young children and scene-stealing pets." - Kitty Kelley

"The First Lady asked me how many people passed through the White House on tours. When I told her thousands did, she said they should sell something to the tourists and use the profits to help redecorate the White House. She decided to make a small book. It cost 42 cents and sold for a dollar. Over the years it has brought in $42 million." - Clark Clifford

"Today President Obama is in the Middle East. He met the new king of Saudi Arabia. Obama also met Saudi Arabia's first lady, the second lady, third lady, and fourth lady." - Conan O'Brien

"For a second marriage a lady has to content herself with a quiet ceremony in a chapel or at home, if she doesn't want to be married by a magistrate. Having, it is to be hoped, lost her right to white satin she wears a simple afternoon frock and hat." - Alice-Leone Moats

"Country music is the combination of African and European folk songs coming together and doing a little waltz right here in the American south. They came together at some cotillion, and somebody snuck a black person into the room, and he danced with a white lady, and music was born." - Ketch Secor

"If a lady comes up to you and tells you that your dear mama is lying in a faint on the pavement round the corner, don't you believe her, don't have anything to do with her, do not go with her into the cab. It is the White Slave Traffic." - Stevie Smith

"We have to design policies that have meaningful impacts on the quality of life of women and families. And that's something that I know I can speak passionately about because whether I'm in the White House as First Lady, as long as I have kids and I'm trying to have a life, I'm gonna be trying to make this balance work." - Michelle Obama

"Barry White is my musical hero. He was the guy who you danced to in the club and then when you took your lady home to the bedroom, you listened to him there, too! That's who I always wanted to be - the guy who was always there." - Mayer Hawthorne

"I've really hung in there with my BlackBerry. The main reason I like it better than an iPhone is that I can type better. I saw Rachel Zoe using a white one and I was jealous. The risk, of course, is that it could look like a Lady BIC. I've just learned to own it though." - Andy Cohen

"A white lady came running up to me after a show. She goes, What gives you the right to do jokes about black people like that. And I'm like, Listen lady, my best friend is Cuban. And that's close enough." - Daniel Tosh

"Happiness writes in white ink on a white page." - Henry de Montherlant

"How do you have a think in pictures? Well, you have to sort the pictures into categories. You know, for example, a dog knows that, you know, there's good people and there's bad people. And I talked to a lady the other day where her dog was afraid of people with white beards because she had adopted him from an animal shelter and somebody with a white beard had abused him. And this dog was now afraid of everybody that had a white beard. That was the bad category." - Temple Grandin

"Shock waves to a tired brain, sends that hungry lady to my door again. She's my shelter from the storm when I feel the rain, entertaining white powder." - Elton John

"On two chairs beneath the bole of the tree and canopied by a living bough there sat, side by side, Celeborn and Galadriel. Very tall they were, and the Lady no less tall than the Lord; and they were grave and beautiful. They were clad wholly in white; and the hair of the Lady was of deep gold, and the hair of the Lord Celeborn was of silver long and bright; but no sign of age was upon them, unless it were in the depths of their eyes; for these were keen as lances in the starlight, and yet profound, the wells of deep memory." - J R R Tolkien

"Snow. White, white, white, soft and clean, and maddening shapes, with the whole world in them." - Alfred Stieglitz

"Go and change your gown, Mary," Daniel interjected. "I'm partial to gold. If you've a gown in that color, wear it to please me. If not, white will do well enough. I'm wedding you, Lady Mary." Lord Daniel Ferguson caught Lady Mary before she hit the floor. He wasn't at all irritated that his intended had just fainted dead away, and he actually let out a full burst of laughter as he swept Mary up into his arms and held her against his chest. "She's overcome with gratitude, Alec," Daniel called out to his friend. "Aye, Daniel, I can see she is," Alec answered." - Julie Garwood

"I would never normally approach a woman in this way, but I couldn't help but notice that you have the eyes of a lady I was once desperately in love with. " "What a shame to love only once," she said, showing her white teeth in a wicked smile. "I've heard some men can manage twice or even more." I ignored her gibe. "I am only a fool once. Never will I love again." - Patrick Rothfuss

"IN MEMORIAM: FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE She whom we love, our Lady of Compassion, Can never die, for Love forbids her death. Love has bent down in his old kindly fashion, And breathed upon her his immortal breath. On wounded soldiers, in their anguish lying, Her gentle spirit shall descend like rain. Where the white flag with the red cross is flying, There shall she dwell, the vanquisher of pain." - Joyce Kilmer

"I've always thought it would be fun to update "Hansel and Gretel." I'd have these white parents in the suburbs with an income of fifty or sixty thousand dollars. Daddy loses his job, and the wicked stepmother says, "We could get along, we could keep our Mastercharge, if you'd just get rid of those shitty kids." Finally the father hires a limo and tells the driver, "Drop 'em off on Lenox Avenue in Harlem at two in the morning." These two little white kids land there. They're menaced. And this supposedly nice black lady says, "Would you like some candy?"" - Stephen King

"Every once in a while you ought to kiss a young lady. And every once in a while you ought to kiss a young lady for a while." - Jon Miller

"America is subsidizing what is left of the prestige and strength of the once mighty Britain. The sun has set forever on that monocled, pith-helmeted resident colonialist, sipping tea with his delicate lady in the non-white colonies being systematically robbed of every valuable resource. Britain's superfluous royalty and nobility now exist by charging tourists to inspect the once baronial castles, and by selling memoirs, perfumes, autographs, titles, and even themselves." - Malcolm X

"I think our former first lady said it last month in one of her first speeches since leaving the White House, I think I'm getting the quote nearly right- "Who could possibly be against feeding children wholesome, good food?" Well, it turns out there are people who are against feeding children wholesome good food and there are people who are against solving our homelessness problem, they're against solving our food security issues and by and along political lines." - Andrew Zimmern

"I talk about the food issue, I'm really coming at it from pre-White House times, when I was a working mother with a busy husband, a very demanding job and two little kids to feed.... I had to learn what it means to feed and care for your kids in a country where fast food is abundant, where time is a rarity, where eating out is a trend, because families are so busy.... Yes, I'm First Lady, but I know the struggles." - Michelle Obama

"While he was in Utah, Obama discussed immigration reform with leaders of the Mormon Church. Obama introduced the first lady. Then the church's president introduced HIS first lady. And his second lady. And his third, fourth, and fifth ladies." - Jimmy Fallon

"Every young lady may feel for my heroine in this critical moment, for every young lady has at some time or other known the same agitation." - Jane Austen

"So she [Eleanor Roosevelt] is an amazing First Lady. What other First Lady in U.S. history has ever written a book to criticize her husband's policies?" - Blanche Wiesen Cook

"A young lady who faints may awake chivalrous sentiments in gentleman; a young lady who weeps engenders only a strong desire to be elsewhere." - Judith Brocklehurst

"Here lies a most beautiful lady, Light of step and heart was she; I think she was the most beautiful lady That ever was in the West Country." - Walter De La Mare

"Our lady the Common Law is a very wise old lady though she still has something to learn in telling what she knows." - Frederick Pollock

"In all the woes that curse our race there is a lady in the case." - W. S. Gilbert

"White folks still in the lead." - Louis Armstrong

"...everything looks worse in black and white." - Paul Simon

"White does not exist in nature." - Pierre-Auguste Renoir

"White America is in the minority." - Malcolm X

"Six feet three in her stocking feet, LWren Scott was every inch a great lady." - Hamish Bowles

"In science-fiction films the monster should always be bigger than the leading lady." - Roger Corman

"You can't send a girl in to do what a lady can do." - Rachel

"I am a lady young in beauty waiting Until my truelove comes, and then we kiss." - John Crowe Ransom

"When Medusa looks in the mirror, she sees the Lady of Sorrows." - Mason Cooley

"If you're sad and you like beer, I'm your lady, ... The Saddest Music in the World." - Isabella Rossellini

"the true lady is in theory either a virgin or a lawful wife." - Emily James Smith Putnam

"She has a lovely face; God in his mercy lend her grace, The Lady of Shalott." - Alfred Lord Tennyson

"Meryl Streep, despite not being a Prime Minister, is reasonably convincing in "The Iron Lady.'" - Sasha Frere-Jones

"To us, sir, every woman is a lady, in right of her sex." - Edward Bulwer-Lytton

"Lady Madonna lying on the bed Listen to the music playing in your head." - Paul Mccartney

"All my own perception of beauty both in majesty and simplicity is founded upon Our Lady." - J R R Tolkien

"If I spray it on the seat, lady gonna tie a big knot in the meat." - Alice Cooper

"Except in streetcars one should never be unnecessarily rude to a lady." - O Henry

"A man may be made in one generation, but a lady never!" - Kate Langley Bosher

"In German, a young lady has no sex, but a turnip has" - Mark Twain

"A lady, without a family, was the very best preserver of furniture in the world." - Jane Austen

"That's what happens when it snows in Texas lady. It. Freaking. Melts." - Rick Riordan

"Remember that the old lady who's taking forever in line is someone's grandma" - Eric Stonestreet

"Youre supposed to be the leading lady in your own life, for Gods sake!" - Kate Winslet

"I am notorious. I will go down in history as another Lady Hamilton." - Mandy Rice-Davies

"Meryl Streep, despite not being a Prime Minister, is reasonably convincing in 'The Iron Lady.'" - Sasha Frere-Jones

"Being a lady is a frightfully troublesome assignment, since it comprises mainly in managing men." - Joseph Conrad

"O lady! we receive but what we give And in our life alone does Nature live." - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

"In a Scottish opera, it ain't over 'till the fat lady bitch-slaps you." - Craig Ferguson

"The most important job is not to be governor, or first lady in my case." - George W Bush

"In this world, either you're virtuous or you enjoy yourself. Not both, lady, not both." - Ayn Rand

"I love the way Lady Gaga finds humour in fashion, but it's still very stylised." - Kim Gordon

"If you only ever heard Lady Gaga, she's the most boring singer in the world." - Simon Cowell

"Six feet three in her stocking feet, L'Wren Scott was every inch a great lady." - Hamish Bowles

"I'm gonna do the whole bedroom in camel color - it's an old lady color." - Amy Sedaris

"My mom told me a long time ago, 'Never get in a fight with a lady.'" - Oliver North

"Lucille was a darling lady. Probably the finest comedienne in the business." - Robert Stack

"I had a nickname in junior high, and I'm loathe to say this: 'potato lady.'" - Rashida Jones

"To my embarrassment I was born in bed with a lady." - Wilson Mizner

"Being first lady is the hardest unpaid job in the world." - Pat Nixon

"O lady! we receive but what we give And in our life alone does Nature live." - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

"Hillary Clinton was the first professional First Lady, the first feminist First Lady, the first First Lady from the '60s generation, the first First Lady who was the breadwinner in the family. A lot of America liked and admired that. Some other parts of America found that unappetizing and even kind of threatening. So she became a flashpoint simply for who she was." - Michael Tomasky

"White-on-white crime is a devastation in America like so-called black-on-black crime. It's not black or white-on-white crime. It's proximity murder." - Michael Eric Dyson

"I got a letter from this lady of Russian and Jewish descent. She asked me if I was a racist because I didn't do any White people. [laughter] I was shocked, because my mandate is to do Black studies. It would have never occurred to me if this lady hadn't written this letter. We decided we were going expand the brand and do everybody." - Henry Louis Gates

"Soon I will be an old, white-haired lady, into whose lap someone places a baby, saying, "Smile, Grandma!" - I, who myself so recently was photographed on my grandmother's lap." - Liv Ullmann

"The President and first lady did hold a private party at the White House over the weekend, but given the private nature of that event, I don't have a lot of details to discuss from here." - Josh Earnest

"The memory of that scene for me is like a frame of film forever frozen at that moment: the red carpet, the green lawn, the white house, the leaden sky. The new president and his first lady." - Richard Nixon

"As a bathtub lined with white porcelain, When the hot water gives out or goes tepid, So is the slow cooling of our chivalrous passion, O my much praised but-not-altogether-satisfactory lady." - Ezra Pound

"I've collaborated with artists that truly run the gamut: from members of the Wu Tang Clan and Capone, to Moby, Lady Gaga, and opening for artists such as Sheryl Crow, Jack White, and Chris Shiflett of the Foo Fighters, etc." - Wendy Starland

"Soon I will be an old, white-haired lady, into whose lap someone places a baby, saying, Smile, Grandma! - I, who myself so recently was photographed on my grandmother's lap." - Liv Ullmann

"When daisies pied and violets blue And lady-smocks all silver-white And cuckoo-buds of yellow hue Do paint the meadows with delight, The cuckoo then on every tree Mocks married men; for thus sings he: 'Cuckoo!" - William Shakespeare

"The memory of that scene for me is like a frame of film forever frozen at that moment: the red carpet, the green lawn, the white house, the leaden sky. The new president and his first lady." - Richard M. Nixon

"John F. Kennedy brought style and charisma to the White House and a first family that captivated the country: a handsome, witty president, an elegant first lady, and two adorable young children." - Kitty Kelley

"My mountain is dead. As soon as she has dried, I'll bury her under a decent layer of white paint. But I haven't done with the old lady; far from it!" - Emily Carr

"Mma Ramotswe had a detective agency in Africa, at the foot of Kgale Hill. These were its assets: a tiny white van, two desks, two chairs, a telephone, and an old typewriter. Then there was a teapot, in which Mma Ramotswe - the only lady private detective in Botswana - brewed redbush tea. And three mugs - one for herself, one for her secretary, and one for the client. What else does a detective agency really need? Detective agencies rely on human intuition and intelligence, both of which Mma Ramotswe had in abundance. No inventory would ever include those, of course." - Alexander Mccall Smith

"We live amid falling taboos. In our crowded little hour of history we have seen how the prejudice of religion no longer can bar the way to the White House. Some of you may live to see the day when the prejudice of sex no longer places the Presidency beyond the reach of a greatly gifted American lady. Long before them, I hope you will see a woman member of the Supreme Court of the United States. In Congress and in our State Legislatures we need more women to bring their sensitive experience to the shaping of our decisions." - Lyndon B Johnson

"He had once found himself in a room with Lady Bessborough's long-haired white cat. He happened to be dressed in an immaculate black coat and trousers, and was there thoroughly alarmed by the cat's stalking round and round and making motions as if it proposed to sit upon him. He waited until he believed himself to be unobserved, then he picked it up, opened a window, and tossed it out. Despite falling three storeys to the ground, the cat survived, but one of its legs was never quite right afterward and it always evinced the greatest dislike of gentlemen in black clothes." - Susanna Clarke

"I like Lady Gaga!" - Cory Monteith

"I dissolved, so white, so unapproachable, amid my white flame, in the whiteness of moonlight" - Giannis Ritsos

"I created an icicle sculpture in the snow. White on white." - Mary E. Pearson

"There are white n*ggers. I've seen a lot of white n*ggers in my time." - Al Sharpton

"We in the Great White North but you can bite my White South!" - John Cena

"A white boy that makes C's in college can make it to the White House." - Chris Rock

"It was an evil doom that set her in his path. For she is a fair maiden, fairest lady of a house of queens. And yet I know not how I should speak of her. When I first looked on her and perceived her unhappiness, it seemed to me that I saw a white flower standing straight and proud, shapely as a lily and yet knew that it was hard, as if wrought by elf-wrights out of steel. (Aragorn talking of Eowyn, in the Houses of Healing)" - J R R Tolkien

"Anecdote: The extent of Michael Jackson's fame at its height, and his eagerness to exploit it is shown by an incident in 1984 when invited to a White House reception hosted by then President and First Lady Ronald and Nancy Reagan. Jackson had been assured that the only people there, besides the presidential couple, would be a few staff members' children. Aghast to find around 75 adults and no children, Jackson locked himself in an upstairs bathroom, refusing to emerge until assured that all non-essential adults had been replaced by a number of children." - Michael Jackson

"As a Republican, I have listened to Democrats talk about the only two times we won the White House in like 200 years that we stole both elections. I had to sit through Fahrenheit 9/11 and a lady was sobbing violently behind me about the election being stolen by George Bush and I patted her half way through and said, 'it's alright, it's alright. It's all a lie anyway.' Democrats have been whining for 16 years, they're still writing articles about how Bush stole the election in 2004 and 2000." - Joe Scarborough

"If I had lady-spider legs, I would weave a sky where the stars lined up. Matresses would be tied down tight to their trucks, bodies would never crash through windshields. The moon would rise above the wine-dark sea and give babies only to maidens and musicians who had prayed long and hard. Lost girls wouldn't need compasses or maps. They would find gingerbread paths to lead them out of the forest and home again. They would never sleep in silver boxes with white velvet sheets, not until they were wrinkled-paper grandmas and ready for the trip." - Laurie Halse Anderson

"In your Easter bonnet, with all the frills upon it, you'll be the grandest lady in the Easter parade." - Irving Berlin

"What a lady says to an eager lover he may write in the wind, or in running water." - Ovid

"Your eyes will always go to red, which is why there is a lady in red in all my shows." - Florence Klotz

"My mother was a leading lady in a local theatre in Birmingham, Alabama, where I grew up." - Mary Badham

"Rachel Dolezal stepped down from her position as president of an NAACP chapter after it was revealed that she was a white woman pretending to be black. Now her brother says he knew about it but she asked him not to blow her cover. Unfortunately, her cover had already been blown by God when he made her a blond-haired, blue-eyed white lady." - Jimmy Fallon

"White is the color of decomposition. White is also no color. White is nothing. In photography, the paper is white, next comes the light, which is also white, then the shadow is created, the apparition." - Dieter Appelt

"There is no more graceful and healthful accomplishment for a lady than fly-fishing, and there is no reason why a lady should not in every respect, rival a gentleman in the gentle art." - William Cowper Prime

"it was always insolent for a common man to take a chair in the presence of a lady - the word LADY, we may be sure, capitalized in her mind, and denoting not sex but rank." - Dorothy Canfield Fisher

"I am in control here, in the White House." - Alexander Haig

"In black and white you suggest, in color you state." - Paul Outerbridge

"In my own life I'm frequently in predominantly white atmospheres." - Anna Deavere Smith

"I know a lady in Venice would have walked barefoot to Palestine for a touch of his nether lip" - William Shakespeare

"Yet who would have thought the old man to have had so much blood in him? - Lady Macbeth" - William Shakespeare

"Oh, Lady Maccon, I am unreservedly in love with her. That black hair, that sweet disposition, those capital hats." - Gail Carriger

"They couldn't keep Death out, but while she was in she had to act like a lady." - Joseph Heller

"In adding up her assets, the ambitious lady calculated the worth of her beautiful body as coldly as everything else." - Mason Cooley

"In contemporary society [the typical lady] is an archaism, and can't hardly understand herself unless she knows her own history." - Emily James Smith Putnam

"The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel must be intolerably stupid" - Jane Austen

"You may be a princess or the richest woman in the world, but you cannot be more than a lady." - Jennie Jerome Churchill

"Love our Lady. And she will obtain abundant grace to help you conquer in your daily struggle." - Josemaria Escriva

"But, dear God, don't listen to me. I'm an old lady in the middle of nowhere without a real toilet." - Deb Caletti

"Nancy clutter is always in a hurry, but she always has time. And that is the definition of a lady." - Truman Capote

"My money's on the lady," he drawled. "You don't tame a vixen, you just travel in her wake." - Lora Leigh

"Most people are awestruck when they see Lady Gaga and Bette Midler, but then the queen comes in." - Jake Shimabukuro

"There was an old lady who lived in a shoe. She had so many kids... her uterus fell out!" - Andrew Dice Clay

"Once upon a time there was a young lady who lived in a marsh, and her name was Poison." - Chris Wooding



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