I'm a Utilitarian, so I don't see the rule against lying as absolute; it's always subject to some overriding utility which may prevent its exercise.
It seems that it is madder never to abandon one's self than often to be infatuated; better to be wounded, a captive and a slave, than always to walk in armor.
In our heart, in the heart of each of you, let there be always the joyous certainty that the Lord is near, that he does not abandon us, that he is near to us, and that he surrounds us with his love.
If I had written something, and I had written myself into a corner, I didn't abandon it. Because I remembered: There's always more.
I've noticed that when people make vampire movies, they're always determining which of the rules they're going to stick to and which they'll abandon.
If you have abandoned one faith, do not abandon all faith. There is always an alternative to the faith we lose. Or is it the same faith under another mask?
I always think of the word 'abandonment' when I think of the character.
I have always been scared of confrontation. My therapist says it stems from my fear of abandonment.
Every decade has its ABBA; that's the proof that pop will always be around.
With 'Downton Abbey,' you're always stuck in one stately home.
I always have to get my U.K. fix, and 'Downton Abbey' is definitely that. I absolutely love period dramas, but this one is particularly appealing - following the ins and outs of aristocracy as well as the interaction between the rich and the poor.
Before 'Austenland,' I got do a lead role in 'Northanger Abbey', which is Jane Austen. Growing up in England, you can't really ignore Jane Austen. It's always been there.
Since I was in my early twenties, at ABC, I was always only interested in things that were not already being done.
We always see abhorrent behavior and say why, but then we get mad when somebody tries to answer.
That which comes and goes, rises and sets, is born and dies is the ego. That which always abides, never changes, and is devoid of qualities is the Self.
I have always served the public to the best of my ability. Why? Because, like every other man, it is to my interest to do so.
The purpose of the Jewish state is to secure the Jewish future. That is why Israel must always have the ability to defend itself, against any threat.
I have the ability, no matter what's going on in my life, to find something - my cup is always half full.
Cowardice... is almost always simply a lack of ability to suspend functioning of the imagination.
But I always had the ability to say no. That's how I called my own shots.
I was able to overcome my failures because I was always confident of my abilities and was sure I could achieve what I had set out for.