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Walls In General Quotes


"I think there's no question that the barriers, the fences and in certain urban areas, the walls, have had an important effect in terms of increasing the manageability and the security of the border. But in fact as Secretary of Homeland Security General John Kelly acknowledged at his confirmation hearing, walls and barriers alone are insufficient to insure security." - Alan Bersin

"Walls protect and walls limit. It is in the nature of walls that they should fall. That walls should fall is the consequence of blowing your own trumpet." - Jeanette Winterson

"The walls are raised against honest men in civic life." - William H. O'Connell

"Love is larger than the walls which shut it in." - Corrie Ten Boom

"The walls are raised against honest men in civic life." - William H Oconnell

"The walls are raised against honest men in civic life." - William Henry O'Connell

"I'd have liked to have leant against walls in thrillers." - Celia Johnson

"Here in Canada, in the Western world, we are inside the walls. Outside the walls are the barbarians." - Barbara Amiel

"People are rude in general." - Eric Wareheim

"In 6,000 years of storytelling, [people have] gone from depicting hunting on cave walls to depicting Shakespeare on Facebook walls." - Joe Sabia

"We live in a world that has walls and those walls need to be guarded by men with guns." - Aaron Sorkin

"I'm actually even thinking of stealing the Walls of Jericho and turning in into the Walls of Miz." - The Miz

"If you have white walls, human beings look better in a room than if you have red walls." - Minoru Yamasaki

"General Motors, General Mills, General Foods, general ignorance, general apathy, and general cussedness elect presidents and Congressmen and maintain them in power." - Herbert M. Shelton

"How many of us are able to distinguish between the odors of noon and midnight, or of winter and summer, or of a windy spell and a still one? If man is so generally less happy in the cities than in the country, it is because all these variations and nuances of sight and smell and sound are less clearly marked and lost in the general monotony of gray walls and cement pavements." - Lin Yutang

"I'm very interested in people, in general." - Audrey Tautou

"I'm disappointed in people in general." - Vinton Cerf

"There was a discordant hum of human voices! There was a loud blast as of many trumpets! There was a harsh grating as of a thousand thunders! The fiery walls rushed back! An outstretched arm caught my own as I fell, fainting, into the abyss. It was that of General Lasalle. The French army had entered Toledo. The Inquisition was in the hands of its enemies." - Edgar Allan Poe

"In general, our generals were outgeneralled." - John Adams

"Men, in general, are but great children." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"The news media in general are liberals." - Barbara Walters

"Architecture in general is frozen music." - Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph Schelling

"Architecture in general is frozen music." - Friedrich von Schelling

"I don't go to parties in general." - Paulo Coelho

"I love memoirs and autobiographies in general." - Brett Davern

"I'm a fan of music in general." - Johnny Galecki

"I fart in your general direction." - Graham Chapman

"I'm not a good collaborator in general." - Chelsea Quinn Yarbro

"I'm very, very low-key in general." - Debby Ryan

"I prefer black music in general." - Phil Collins

"In general, comedians are attracted to vice." - Natasha Leggero

"Vegetarians in general don't like me." - Yotam Ottolenghi

"I'm pretty hard on myself in general." - Natalie Portman

"I hate negative ads in general." - Ed Rendell

"I'm a big sports fan in general." - Luke Bryan

"Son, we live in a world that has walls and those walls have to be guarded by men with guns. Who's gonna do it? You!?" - Jack Nicholson

"Those who build walls are their own prisoners. I'm going to go fulfill my proper function in the social organism. I'm going to unbuild walls." - Ursula K Le Guin

"The worst walls are never the ones you find in your way. The worst walls are the ones you put there ." - Ursula K Le Guin

"Forgiveness in the heart comes about when the walls of separation in the mind fall." - Deepak Chopra

"We live in a box of space and time. Movies are windows in its walls." - Roger Ebert

"There was something missing In my foundation Why blame the poor walls?" - Javed Akhtar

"Every sensitive person carries in himself old cities enclosed by ancient walls" - Robert Walser

"Written in these walls are the stories that I can't explain" - Harry Styles

"Certificates from top US universities adorned the walls like tiger head in a hunter's home." - Chetan Bhagat

"What's the purpose of living in a loft if you put up walls?" - Naeem Khan

"He protected his feelings in walls he imagined, but castles crumble exposing the frightened child." - Ozzy Osbourne

"In a world without walls and fences, who needs Windows and Gates ?" - Dino Esposito

"Certificates from top US universities adorned the walls like tiger head in a hunter's home." - Chetan Bhagat

"Walls work both ways. They keep people out...but they keep people in, too." - Diana Palmer

"To walk through walls go two steps slower in the vast conspiracy of ignorace." - Gary Gach

"The walls between art and engineering exist only in our minds." - Theo Jansen

"We are all architects of faith, ever living in these walls of time." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"The most important job you'll ever have is in the walls of your own home." - Jane Clayson

"The most important job you'll ever have is in the walls of your own home." - Jane Clayson Johnson

"Who needs one more chef in one more building with four walls and a kitchen?" - Jose Andres Puerta

"When we opened our eyes, we saw bedrock exposed in the walls of the crater." - Steven Squyres

"In the 21st century, we can't create security by building walls." - James G Stavridis

"In aristocratic societies, rich people used to commission exquisite paintings for their walls." - Brad Holland

"If you look at ISIS, General MacArthur, and General Patton, they're spinning in their graves." - Donald Trump

"Wealth from trade was the mainspring of Western material advance; the visible agents of change were great guns. These came of age in Europe in the 15th century. On land their potency in reducing castle walls favoured central over local power, since in general only monarchs could afford siege-trains; so nation-states were consolidated and extended into great territorial empires. At sea, guns transformed sailing ships into mobile castles virtually impregnable to opponents who lacked equally powerful ordnance. With the ocean-going gunned warship, western Europe began to extend around the globe." - Peter Padfield

"You are all in jail. Each alone, solitary, with a heap of what he owns. You live in prison, die in prison. It is all I can see in your eyes - the walls, the walls!" - Ursula K Le Guin

"True wisdom, in general, consists in energetic determination." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"Organized religions in general, in my opinion, are dying forms," - Bruce Willis

"People like change in general, but not in particular." - William J Clinton

"I'm involved in the work around prison rights in general." - Angela Davis

"Art, after all, is traditionally displayed against vacancies: paintings on dun walls, sculptures in empty spaces, music in quiet halls." - John Hart

"In and out of dimensions I walk through walls, just saying you can't put me in a box that's all." - Pharrell Williams

"We grow when the walls press in. We grow when life steals our control. We grow in darkness." - Mary E. DeMuth

"Building walls isn't going to work in the long run. Some people are happy with the wall in Israel, but somebody will get a weapon someday and knock it over or something. Walls aren't the answer between countries, though" - Arlo Guthrie

"At fourteen, my sister sailed away from me into a place I'd never been. In the walls of my sex there was horror and blood, in the walls of hers there were windows." - Alice Sebold

"At fourteen, my sister sailed away from me into a place I"d never been. In the walls of my sex there was horror and blood, in the walls of hers there were windows." - Alice Sebold

"Building walls isn't going to work in the long run. Some people are happy with the wall in Israel, but somebody will get a weapon someday and knock it over or something. Walls aren't the answer between countries, though." - Arlo Guthrie

"Seek patience and passion in equal amounts. Patience alone will not build the temple. Passion alone will destroy its walls." - Maya Angelou

"Walls aren't put in our life to stop us, they are there to test how much we really want somthing." - Randy Pausch

"In the house of lovers, the music never stops, the walls are made of songs & the floor dances" - Rumi

"I think story-telling is innate in human beings, it's something that we've done since we scrawled across cave walls." - Cameron Diaz

"Love is a breach in the walls, a broken gate, Love sells the proud heart's citadel to fate." - Rupert Brooke

"Satan stations more devils on monastery walls than in the dens of iniquity, for the latter offer no resistance." - Fulton J Sheen

"Be clever and do not build walls, because in the future they will bring only shame to you!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"San Quentin, may you rot and burn in hell. May your walls fall and may I live to tell." - Johnny Cash

"The walls were lined with books, many of them in foreign languages, like insulation against the immediate present." - Ross Macdonald

"Prison walls are meant not only to keep convicts in, but to keep the would-be investigator out." - Jessica Mitford

"She doesn't understand that doors, walls, fences, ceilings - they're helpless to keep out what determinedly desires to get in." - Sonya Hartnett

"Dear Anna, we will live in a home with no walls, so that everywhere we go will be our home." - Jonathan Safran Foer

"Work on the one side, the home on the other-they were two walls in the one prison." - Halldór Laxness

"The grandest of heroic deeds are those which are performed within four walls and in domestic privacy." - Jean Paul

"If you can give your walls history, it supports the action that's happening in front of them." - James Pearse Connelly

"When a church is faithless to its duties, the real church is outside its walls, in the community." - Henry Ward Beecher

"In the United States today, the Declaration of Independence hangs on schoolroom walls, but foreign policy follows Machiavelli." - Howard Zinn

"We are not going to build a pressure in Mexico. We're not building walls to retain our people." - Vicente Fox

"I'm a big fan of pirates in general." - Mike Leach

"General rules are dangerous of application in particular instances." - Charlotte Mary Yonge

"It is in general the unexplored that attracts us ..." - Murasaki Shikibu

"The rehearsal process in general is about trusting one another." - George Clooney

"In general, generalization is to lie, to tell lies." - B.S. Johnson

"In general, people are true to their signs." - Drew Barrymore

"In any war who pulls their general out? No one." - Ray Lewis

"Reason can in general do more than blind force." - Gaius C. Gallus

"You know, girls in general are scarier than Voldemort," - Matthew Lewis

"I've always loved spaces and dwellings in general." - Arizona Muse

"In America, as elsewhere, the general irritability level keeps rising." - Edward Abbey

"Be in general virtuous, and you will be happy." - Benjamin Franklin

"Avoid contradicting in general, especially people you love." - Maurice Baring

"Balls in general are not a good looking item." - Scott Disick

"I'm an optimist about humanity in general, I suppose." - Tim Berners-Lee

"I don't think actresses' lives in general are very good" - Claire Bloom

"In general, Hitler embodied the view of any popular newspaper." - A N Wilson

"The most general definition of beauty ... Multeity in Unity." - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

"Reciprocating oral sex is, in general, a very good idea!" - Mallory Ortberg

"Kim's [Kardashian] just a funny person in general." - Kanye West

"I think, charitable foundations are, in general, a good thing." - Jill Stein

"Power is the goal of religion in general." - Norman Lear

"It's really fun to write cuss words. Just in general." - Rashida Jones

"I guess music in general is the transportation business." - Howard Rheingold

"Conservatism in general is bad, and it's racist and sexist." - Rush Limbaugh

"in general, I feel most comfortable between known quantities." - Pam Houston

"Excuse me while I barf in Larry Wall's general direction." - Erik Naggum

"The most general definition of beauty... Multeity in Unity." - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

"Come, my friend, let us cuss things in general." - Robert E Howard

"The president of General Motors was in a foul humor." - Arthur Hailey

"I'm pretty proud of my film music in general." - Randy Newman

"In general confusion youth recognizes itself and rejoices." - Italo Calvino

"Dance, in general, has become more atavistic than artistic." - Ilana Mercer

"I think people in general think more about their insecurities." - Emily Vancamp

"I don't talk much to offensive linemen in general." - Jack Youngblood

"The goal of art-making in general is communication." - Will Cotton

"Fashion is silly. Perhaps I should say fashion in general is silly. But then everything is, in general. If you talk about music in general, it's silly; about magazines, in general, they're silly." - Ann Demeulemeester

"I'm a big fan of matching outfits in general." - Clark Duke

"I have no problems or issues with screenwriting in general." - Bret Easton Ellis

"In general, I almost always watch foreign films." - Alexandra Fuller

"Music in general is looking for something new overall." - Les Claypool

"I don't like to go out in general." - Courteney Cox

"I'm just very obsessed with Japanese stuff in general." - Grimes

"My family in general - they're troubled or poorer people." - Rickie Lee Jones

"You know, girls in general are scarier than Voldemort." - Matthew Lewis

"I think money in general hurts all sports." - Will Mcdonough

"In general, every country has the language it deserves." - Jorge Luis Borges

"I don't think actresses' lives in general are very good." - Claire Bloom

"I'm an optimist about humanity in general, I suppose." - Tim Bernerslee

"I have a problem with heights in general - and climbing!" - Jamie Bell

"The principles applied in economic processes are general social principles." - Thomas Sowell

"I think landscape photography in general is somewhat undervalued." - Galen Rowell

"Comedians period, in general, have demons, and myself included." - Paul Mooney

"In general, the Western body has become a global brand." - Susie Orbach

"Just in general, staying healthy and active is important." - Lindsey Vonn

"I just love working with actors in general." - Treat Williams

"In general, I don't feel artists should need producers." - Kip Winger

"Being a family in general is a comedy of errors." - Shannon Woodward

"I love lipbalms in general; they're very important!" - Erin Heatherton

"In general, fashion is challenging. Everything from clothes to fragrances." - Carolina Herrera



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