Nancy Gibbs Quotes
Once there was a boy so meek and modest, he was awarded a Most Humble badge. The next day, it was taken away because he wore it. Here endeth the lesson.
— Nancy Gibbs
I have a unique ability to predict the flight of the ball, and my teammates have a unique ability to find me.
I enjoy all aspects of singing and I'm luckily given the choice to be part of different styles of music.
As long as our civilisation keeps trundling along generally forwards, then there is the possibility of a future where ethnicity is merely an interesting badge, not a uniform you can't take off.
I think it's the most responsible thing you can do, to have kids. It's not something to be taken lightly. I don't have that gene that people have to replicate.
The NCI scientific programme leaders meet regularly to ensure that we are not ignoring highly original proposals and that we are not creating an unbalanced grant portfolio.
Harold Eliot Varmus
A doctor gave a man six months to live. The man couldn't pay his bill, so he gave him another six months.
There are few things more dreadful than dealing with a man who knows he is going under, in his own eyes, and in the eyes of others. Nothing can help that man. What is left of that man flees from what is left of human attention.
James A. Baldwin
After appearing for eight seasons as a beloved character on 'Supernatural,' it's not surprising that I get most of my recognition on the street from that, and it happens with some frequency. But I'm not a guy who gets recognized often.
If you have never been amazed by the very fact that you exist, you are squandering the greatest fact of all.
I have a lot in common with Lewis Carroll's Alice (my favorite female literary heroine, besides Becky Sharp). I've been sent on a journey to places even bleach can't reach.
Developing a relationship with someone you admire, who can encourage you to reach your full potential, is something that everyone can benefit from.
Peter's fear of the animals which were shown him was probably not a directly conditioned fear.
Mary Cover Jones
It may be a mistake, that man, in a state of nature, is more disposed to cruelty than courtesy.
Mercy Otis Warren
They can't take your house and give it to the mayor's mistress, even if they pay you for it. But they can, apparently, take your house and tear it down to make room for a development of trendy shops and restaurants, a hotel and so on.
I wrote my book 'The Amorous Busboy Of Decatur Avenue' completely like a writer does, writing it down, re-writing everything. But in my stand-up, I improvise initially, never questioning it too closely.
I'm undeniably very nerdy, but I'm trying to recognize and pursue more masculine pursuits.