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Race Gonna

I believe that the only way that the human race is gonna survive is to start colonizing space and setting up colonies on the moon, and then space stations.

- Ace Frehley

Ants Adam

I really knew I wanted to be Adam, because Adam was the first man. Ant I chose because, if there's a nuclear explosion, the ants will survive.

- Adam Ant

Intelligent Enough

I'm intelligent enough to survive happily and be compassionate. If I were too smart, I would realize all the ills of the world.

- Adam Levine

Want Could

When I really want to be comforted myself, what I look for is a story about how somebody could survive something really difficult.

- Adam Silvera

Been Reasons

It's part of my character not to take myself too seriously. That's one of the reasons I've been able to survive.

- Adam West

Go Canadian

When you go back and look at American history, it's not terribly different from Canadian history. If you weren't self-reliant on the prairie, you wouldn't survive.

- Alan Greenspan

Business Away

Comedy is an amazing calling. Once you get that first laugh, it's hard to turn away. Then, of course, you're hooked and you have to learn how to survive in the business.

- Alan King

Love Desire

The desire for possession is insatiable, to such a point that it can survive even love itself. To love, therefore, is to sterilize the person one loves.

- Albert Camus

Lives Which

It is the cells which create and maintain in us, during the span of our lives, our will to live and survive, to search and experiment, and to struggle.

- Albert Claude

New Mankind

We shall require a substantially new manner of thinking if mankind is to survive.

- Albert Einstein

Strong Made

My experience as a refugee had made me strong; I could survive anything, even the world of fashion.

- Alek Wek

Below Costs

Most companies can survive even if their debt ratings are lowered below investment grade, although they will have higher borrowing costs.

- Alex Berenson

Same Souls

Same with souls. They can't survive without a body for long.

- Alex Chiu

Having Rallying

Freedom from menial work should be a rallying cry, not a cudgel to be used against the Left. How much liberty is there in having to do something you hate in order to survive?

- Alex Pareene

Advantage Goes

That's the advantage of being a writer: No matter what happens, as long as you survive it, it goes into the work.

- Alexandra Fuller

Color Beginning

America is not nearly done. We're only in the beginning. Who knows who we will be? Who knows... what color we will be? It is all something that, maybe, our descendants - if they survive that long - will see.

- Alice Walker

Think I Think

I think it's the human spirit inside of all of us that has an enormous capacity to survive.

- Amanda Lindhout

Love Russian

As awful as the crimes of Stalinism were, the vast majority of the Russian population was trying to survive, to love, to have a sense of purpose.

- Amor Towles

Law Comedy

I don't watch a lot of comedy. For relaxation and escape, I watch shows about how people survive bear attacks. Or old episodes of 'Law and Order,' the Benjamin Bratt/Jerry Orbach era.

- Amy Poehler

Strength Could

We did everything we could to save my legs, and it just came to a point where if we didn't amputate my legs, I wouldn't survive. In that situation, you kind of go into survival mode, and you find strength.

- Amy Purdy

Love Really

I really love fish, so I'll mix between that and meat, but I have to have protein. I can't survive without it.

- Ana Ivanovic

Real Atmosphere

The atmosphere is great for people - it allows us to survive - but it's a real headache for astronomers.

- Andrea M. Ghez

Making Reasons

One of the reasons we survive as a band is that we are seen as a band of today. We don't want to be seen as a band that tours and plays old songs. We feel that we are making the best music of our careers.

- Andrew Fletcher

Through Natural

Ideas percolate. Through natural selection, the best ones survive.

- Andrew Lo

Success Failure

Success breeds complacency. Complacency breeds failure. Only the paranoid survive.

- Andy Grove

Only Paranoid

Only the paranoid survive.

- Andy Grove

Alive Then

I don't care if they eat me alive, I've got better things to do then survive.

- Ani DiFranco

Through Wounded

By default, most of us have taken the dare to simply survive. Exist. Get through. For the most part, we live numb to life - we've grown weary and apathetic and jaded... and wounded.

- Ann Voskamp

Making Onions

There is a charm in making a stew, to the unaccustomed cook, from the excitement of wondering what the result will be, and whether any flavour save that of onions will survive the competition in the mixture.

- Annie Besant

Started Needed

I started acting because it was essentially the way I needed to survive and equalize my inner life.

- Ari Graynor

Anger Forever

You can survive with anger, but you can't live with it forever.

- Ariel Dorfman

Jewish People

The great question of our day is whether we, the Jewish people of Israel, can find within us the will to survive as a nation.

- Ariel Sharon

Destiny Far

I wouldn't go so far to say that destiny preserves me. I managed to survive and to succeed.

- Ariel Sharon

Big Most

I need it to survive. But most specifically, McDonalds Big Mac's and McDoubles (with no pickles).

- Armie Hammer

Conquer Move

For me life is continuously being hungry. The meaning of life is not simply to exist, to survive, but to move ahead, to go up, to achieve, to conquer.

- Arnold Schwarzenegger

Strong Controls

Strong organizations with strong risk controls will survive and prosper.

- Arpad Busson

Patriotism Small

It is not easy to see how the more extreme forms of nationalism can long survive when men have seen the Earth in its true perspective as a single small globe against the stars.

- Arthur C. Clarke

Civilization Which

I do not believe that the values which the Western democracies consider essential to civilization can survive in a world rent by the international anarchy of nationalism and the economic anarchy of competitive enterprise.

- Arthur Henderson

Going Common Enemy

What are you going to do to preserve a tradition that is the peculiar and unique culture that Judaism inculcates? The American Jewish community is not going to survive by lining up against its common enemy.

- Arthur Hertzberg

India Lives

Who lives if India doesn't survive?

- Arun Jaitley

Commodity Set

'Shank' is set in 2015, and it's set in a post-apocalyptic world where the main commodity is food. It's about how five young gentlemen travel around that harsh terrain and survive.

- Ashley Thomas

Doing TV

I couldn't survive just doing independent movies. And I'd rather do modelling than movies or TV I didn't like.

- Chloe Sevigny

Trying Witness

Vast areas are witness to the struggles of destitute populations trying to survive under unlivable conditions.

- Christian de Duve

Means Enabling

Concord, solidarity, and mutual help are the most important means of enabling animal species to survive.

- Christian Lous Lange

World Another

Europe cannot survive another world war.

- Christian Lous Lange

Will Stories

As long as we can tell stories about our ability to survive, the more we will hope, not self-destruct.

- Christina Ricci

Been Before

It takes a real soldier to stay in the music industry and live off the things that have been put before me and be able to survive all this time because it has not been easy.

- Chubby Checker

Humor Find

Hope for the best, survive the worst, find humor wherever you can.

- Claire Scovell LaZebnik

Grandparents South

There's a difference between someone who's 'harsh' and someone who is 'hard.' Life was hard. You lived in the South, as my grandparents did, and you had to survive. That is hard.

- Clarence Thomas

United Main Thing

The main thing that endears the United Nations to member governments, and so enables it to survive, is its proven capacity to fail, and to be seen to fail.

- Conor Cruise O'Brien

Needs Rail

We continue to subsidize highways and aviation, but when it comes to our passenger rail system, we refuse to provide the money Amtrak needs to survive.

- Corrine Brown

Love Necessities

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.

- Dalai Lama

We Cannot

We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without human affection.

- Dalai Lama

Chance Incredible

I feel the only way I can survive is to spend a lot of time writing songs. I have to have incredible, killer songs that also are hits, or I just don't have a chance.

- Dan Hill

Need Otherwise

We need to take music out of the ivory tower - both for musicians and for the public. Otherwise, classical music will not survive the 21st century.

- Daniel Barenboim

Going Idea

As a high-school drop-out, I knew I wanted to write, but I wasn't overly confident that I was going to be writing anything serious. I was happy enough with the idea that I could be a penny-a-word guy and survive.

- Daniel Woodrell

Alone Spirit

In order to survive, you have to be alone with yourself to regenerate the spirit.

- Danielle Darrieux

Negotiate Some

Marriage fascinates me: how we negotiate its span, how we change within it, how it changes itself, and why some relationships survive and others do not. There isn't a single marriage that couldn't provide enough narrative arc for a novel.

- David Ebershoff

Doing Living

I went into acting because I had to make a good living. I had a child now and I had to support him any way I could... I wasn't happy, but I wasn't unhappy. I was just doing what I had to do to survive.

- David Soul

Guy Environments

To survive in a lot of male-dominated situations - the police, the military, what have you - you put on a bit of the crass, blowhard thing, because you just can't survive being the nice guy in those environments.

- Dean Norris

Independence Needs

Communication is a continual balancing act, juggling the conflicting needs for intimacy and independence. To survive in the world, we have to act in concert with others, but to survive as ourselves, rather than simply as cogs in a wheel, we have to act alone.

- Deborah Tannen

Disease Prosper

But try if you can to support, whether it's AIDS or the cancer foundation, so that someone else might survive, might prosper, and might actually be cured of this dreaded disease.

- Jim Valvano

Grow Roll

Bob Dylan enabled rock & roll to grow up and survive. He injected the power of language and ideas into the music.

- Jimmy Iovine

Think More

We all survive more than we think we can.

- Joan Didion

Hair Soup

We used to wash our hair in buckets and survive on toasted sandwiches, chocolates and soup.

- Joan Greenwood

Love Still

I've got to love the film, not the money. Because I know what it's like not to have money - you still survive.

- Jocelyn Moorhouse

Community Will

Unless the local community signs up, wildlife won't survive. And without wildlife, no one will visit.

- Jochen Zeitz

Flourish Alongside

If we bring together the right people, communities can flourish and wildlife can survive alongside them.

- Jochen Zeitz

Goes Bookstores

Anyone who wants bookstores to survive is portrayed as a Luddite who goes around smashing up Kindles.

- John Connolly

Will Up And Down

Things go up and down. If you can survive the down, it will come back.

- John Denver

Business Men

To survive, men and business and corporations must serve.

- John Henry Patterson

Marketing Regional

I'm all for it. In these days, regional marketing is the only way to survive.

- John Howard

More How

I cannot conceive of how more than 1% of us could possibly survive a cyberwar.

- John McAfee

New Always

There are always losers when society evolves. In the free market, these losers are expected and encouraged to retrain and find new ways to survive and thrive.

- John McAfee

Always Been

I've always been able to survive by writing, though.

- John Milius

Church Going

The church is not going to survive if they are going to tell people that they have to twist their minds into 1st century pretzels.

- John Shelby Spong

Education New

If you want to get an education in how to get a story and how to survive, then get a street reporter job in New York City.

- John Tesh

Need Films

A lot of films need planning in order to survive at all. It's part of the dog and pony show.

- John Turturro

Last Except

We do survive every moment, after all, except the last one.

- John Updike

Which Phase

The idea for which this nation stands will not survive if the highest goal free man can set themselves is an amiable mediocrity. Excellence implies striving for the highest standards in every phase of life.

- John W. Gardner

Society Always

The idealists will always be in society, and we will survive.

- John Zorn

Side Other

My father would go to work and try to survive every day just to get home to my mother so they could be at each other's side. That's what I want.

- Johnathon Schaech

Know Eat

I eat to survive, you know?

- Johnny Iuzzini

Screwed Weirdly

It takes a lot of energy and creativity to make such screwed up lives carry on. And the kind of will people have to survive, year after year, dealing with that stuff, is weirdly impressive.

- Jon McGregor

Country Everyone

You gotta have a good beat to survive in modern country in general. Everyone wants to feel good, laugh, dance, and cry. But at the same time, they all want it to sound happy.

- Jon Pardi

Made Sentences

What makes literature interesting is that it does not survive its translation. The characters in a novel are made out of the sentences. That's what their substance is.

- Jonathan Miller

Law Psychological

Psycho 11 and III say, in effect, there's no way to survive with a psychological problem. If you've got it, the law can keep you locked up because there's no chance for cure.

- Joseph Stefano

City Very

I grew up in the East Village, in Alphabet City, when it was a very dangerous neighborhood. To survive there, I had to learn to be a little bit invisible.

- Josh Pais

Clean Will

I have someone else clean my house so that it will actually get cleaned, and I let kids in my house survive on Peeps and 'SpongeBob.'

- Julia London

Woman Unmarried

Jane Austen was an extraordinary woman; to actually be able to survive as a novelist in those days - unmarried - was just unheard of.

- Julie Walters

London Area

In London, you'll be walking around and, 'Oh, there's the ground.' Every area of the city has a Premier League club. They all survive; they all exist with enough money, and that's good.

- Jurgen Klopp

Need Very

I'm very honest about the things I struggle with and I need to work on to survive as a solo artist.

- Aubrey O'Day

Race Going

It's possible to take that as a personal metaphor and then multiply it to a people, a race, a sex, a time. If we can keep this thing going long enough, if we can survive and teach what we know, we'll make it.

- Audre Lorde


If any civilization is to survive, it is the morality of altruism that men have to reject.

- Ayn Rand

Reward However

Man's unique reward, however, is that while animals survive by adjusting themselves to their background, man survives by adjusting his background to himself.

- Ayn Rand

Pain Challenges

What allows us, as human beings, to psychologically survive life on earth, with all of its pain, drama, and challenges, is a sense of purpose and meaning.

- Barbara De Angelis

Reason Frank

When Frank the Pug is singing I Will Survive, the only reason it's funny is that Will is in that shot trying not to get angry. A shot of a dog singing I Will Survive on its own will not get a laugh.

- Barry Sonnenfeld

Human Being Other

Both class and race survive education, and neither should. What is education then? If it doesn't help a human being to recognize that humanity is humanity, what is it for? So you can make a bigger salary than other people?

- Beah Richards

Fate Through

Our fate is determined by how far we are prepared to push ourselves to stay alive - the decisions we make to survive. We must do whatever it takes to endure and make it through alive.

- Bear Grylls

Think Like

Just like an animal, when you want to survive, you don't think anymore.

- Bela Karolyi