It is very hard to be a female leader. While it is assumed that any man, no matter how tough, has a soft side... and female leader is assumed to be one-dimensional.
All emotions are pure which gather you and lift you up; that emotion is impure which seizes only one side of your being and so distorts you.
If we are completely honest with ourselves, everyone has a dark side to their personalities.
The problem with being sure that God is on your side is that you can't change your mind, because God sure isn't going to change His.
I have nothing to ask but that you would remove to the other side, that you may not, by intercepting the sunshine, take from me what you cannot give.
Well, most men have bound thier eyes with one or another handkerchief, and attached themselves to some one of these communities of opinion.? This conformity makes them not false in a few particulars, author of a few lies, but false in all particulars.? Thier every? truth is not quite true.? Thier two is not the? real two, thier four is not the real four; so that every word they say chagrins us and we know not where to begin to set them right.?Meantime nature is not slow to equip us in the prison uniform of the party to which we adhere.? We come to wear one cut of face and figure, and aquire, by degrees, the gentlest asinine expression.
I'm no Ripley. I had doubts that I could play her as strongly as she had to be played, but I must say that it was fun exploring that side of myself. Women don't get to do that very often.
People do see me as sweet and innocent. Not to say that I am not those things. But I have other sides to me.
First would be the literary side, then the spiritual and philosophical. The political side is required principally because of the necessity of the current Russian position.
Once the realization is accepted that even between the closest human beings infinite distances continue, a wonderful living side by side can grow, if they succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible for each to see the other whole against the sky.
If you get too attached to how you want it to come out the other side, you freeze. I try to trust that it will work out in the end.
The problem is with men. I know I shouldn't say this, but they've shrouded and hidden women to hide their incompetence.
Don't be on the side of the angels, it's too lowering.
The sweet sound of the streams came unexpectedly from the nearest mountains; here and there on the sides of the peaks one could see white vertical stripes sparkling in the sun.
As you know it is a comedy so everything is a little bit pushed. That's what's funny about this kind of movie is you can laugh about the absurdity, and the bad side of life.
Clouds symbolize the veils that shroud God.
Of course God is endlessly multi-dimensional so every religion that exists on earth represents some face, some side of God.
A liberal is a man too broadminded to take his own side in a quarrel.
Well, you can't be trying to achieve success of any kind in this business without accepting that there's going to be a flip side to it.
I certainly wasn't able to get it when I was a kid growing up on the Lower East Side; it was very hard at that time for me to balance what I really believed was the right way to live with the violence I saw all around me - I saw too much of it among the people I knew.
One can no longer live with people: it is too hideous and nauseating. Owners and owned, they are like the two sides of a ghastly disease.
I have no problem with nudity. I can look at myself. I like walking around nude. It doesn't bother me. I see all the people walking around nude; it doesn't bother me.
A poet's work is to name the unnameable, to point at frauds, to take sides, start arguments, shape the world, and stop it going to sleep.
A lot of times people look at the negative side of what they feel they can't do. I always look on the positive side of what I can do.
If we had a keen vision of all that is ordinary in human life, it would be like hearing the grass grow or the squirrel's heart beat, and we should die of that roar which is the other side of silence.