Perfection irritates as well as it attracts, in fiction as in life.
Well, the attractive thing about the subject of happiness is that it is notoriously difficult to write.
It's definitely attractive when a man can dress well.
I definitely have a little attraction to bad guys, but they have to be sweethearts underneath. After all, I like to be treated well.
My designs are meant to attract the hand as well as the eye.
He that goeth about to persuade a multitude that they are not so well governed as they ought to be shall never want attentive and favorable hearers.
A saint is tolerant and is attentive to the pleadings of other human beings, not only to spoken messages but to unspoken messages as well.
After so many attempts to mount a musical version of 'Lolita,' the project was well and truly dead by the summer of 1971. Chief among those relieved: Vladimir Nabokov.
Well I don't write, I attempt to scribble here and there. And no, nothing ever so grand as being published.
If the area were on or near the U.S. continental shelf, such data could well provide an enemy with strategically invaluable insights into undersea access routes that could be used to attack some of the millions of Americans who live on or near our coasts.
I've done very well financially and sold a lot because I've had a multiple method of attack as a writer. That's a conscious strategy.
The best way to attack is to defend well.
Well, comedy is a great weapon of attack. It's not a great weapon of support.
Freedom can be killed by neglect as well as by direct attack.
The love of Louis XVI for mechanical works is well known. He had a little workshop at Versailles where he amused himself making locks, assisted by Francois Gamain, to whom he was much attached and with whom he spent many hours in projecting and executing mechanical contrivances.
I didn't graduate from college, so I might as well be on Atlantic Records, right?
There are so many world-class athletes who are great at their sport, but they're so boring. They don't talk, and they can't be interviewed very well.
As Israel prepares to enter, my position is well known. It is one that I have taken at previous Olympics. It is wrong that the IOC refuses to have a minute's silence for Israeli athletes that were slaughtered in Munich.
I have plenty of money, unlike other Hollywood celebrities or athletes that have not invested well.
Of course I want to look well and fit - and as an athlete, I want to look strong.