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No performer should attempt to bite off red-hot iron unless he has a good set of teeth.

Nor ought a genius less than his that writ attempt translation.

Once you attempt legislation upon religious grounds, you open the way for every kind of intolerance and religious persecution.

One must not attempt to justify them, but rather to sense their nature simply and clearly.

Only the more rugged mortals should attempt to keep up with current literature.

Only those who attempt the absurd will achieve the impossible. I think it's in my basement... let me go upstairs and check.

Our doubts are traitors and make us lose the good we oft might win by fearing to attempt.

People always overdo the matter when they attempt deception.

People always say that you can't please everybody. I think that's a cop-out. Why not attempt it? 'Cause think of all the people you will please if you try.

Philosophy is an attempt by man to find cause and effect. Religion has the same goal.

Poetry is the impish attempt to paint the color of the wind.

Polar Express is not an attempt to do animation. It is a technology-based film.

Pornography is the attempt to insult sex, to do dirt on it.

Realizing that they can't get their agenda across: against religious liberty, against a culture of life, they can't get those issues across through the legislature, as people respond and their elected officials represent them, so they attempt to do it through the courts.

Religion is man's attempt to bind himself back to a relationship with God.

Religion, oh, just another of those numerous failures resulting from an attempt to popularize art.

Resistance is feasible even for those who are not heroes by nature, and it is an obligation, I believe, for those who fear the consequences and detest the reality of the attempt to impose American hegemony.

Security is an attempt to try to make the universe static so that we feel safe.

Shakespeare very rarely makes the least attempt to surprise by his catastrophes. They are felt to be inevitable, though the precise way in which they will be brought about is not, of course, foreseen.

Should we attempt border security first, which I believe we should, we still need to face the fact that comprehensive reform is necessary. This must include a guest worker program and dealing with the 11 million people who are here today that are contributing to our economy.

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