I did not get on the bus to get arrested I got on the bus to go home.
We used to get arrested every other week — that is, the old man would get arrested.buster keaton
A predilection for genre fiction is symptomatic of a kind of arrested development.
I think in retrospect that all those 'alternative'modes of living were little more than exercises in arrested development.will self
A liberal is a conservative who has been arrested.
If I were to say what I really think I would be arrested or shut away in a lunatic asylum. Come on, I am sure that it would be the same for everyone.roberto bolaño
Picture by picture, these criminals are being identified and arrested, and we will not let any phony concerns about human rights get in the way of the publication of these pictures and the arrest of these individuals.david cameron
The mugger who is arrested is back on the street before the police officer, but the person mugged may not be back on the street for a long time, if ever.mario cuomo
I've always believed in the adage that the secret of eternal youth is arrested development.Alice Roosevelt Longworth
"I've been waiting to be arrested all day. I'm disappointed!" [Mair replies] "We're all with you on that one."eddie mair
I still don't know why they banned me" she says. "I said to them, 'What did I do? I never killed anybody. I was never arrested for anything bad, so why can't I go home?.miriam makeba
Every spy and saboteur knew what he had to expect when he was arrested.paul blobel
Someone must have been telling lies about Joseph K., for without having done anything wrong he was arrested one fine morning. His landlady's cook, who always brought him his breakfast at eight o'clock, failed to appear on this occasion. That had never happened before.Franz Kafka
Such abstraction which refuses to accept the given universe of facts as the final context of validation, such “transcending” analysis of the facts in the light of their arrested and denied possibilities, pertains to the very structure of social theory.herbert marcuse
Technic is the result of a need new needs demand new technics total control denial of the accident States of order organic intensity energy and motion made visible memories arrested in space, human needs and motives acceptancejackson pollock
[About the Chawias in the Aures]. A very large proportion of fair (sometimes golden) hair, blue eyes, and complexions, especially in the case of young children, who lack the tan produced by years of exposure to the fierce heat of the summer sun, often paler than our own, were the physical characteristics which at once arrested our attention, while their strange Berber tongue, akin to that spoken by the Kabyles in the North, bore no resemblance to the Arabic of the nomads and of the oasis of the Sahara.
The story of Americans is the story of arrested metamorphoses. Those who achieve success come to a halt and accept themselves as they are. Those who fail become resigned and accept themselves as they are.
"I think the climax of the book will be the execution of poor old Edgar Derby," I said. "The irony is so great. A whole city gets burned down, and thousands of people are killed. And then this one American foot soldier is arrested in the ruins for taking a teapot. And he's given a regular trial, and then he's shot by a firing squad."
...the Zionist-Crusader alliance resorted to killing and arresting the truthful Ulama and the working Da'ees (We are not praising or sanctifying them; Allah sanctify whom He pleased). They killed the Mujahid Sheikh Abdullah Azzaam, and they arrested the Mujahid Sheikh Ahmad Yaseen and the Mujahid Sheikh Omar Abdur Rahman (in America).
Not arrested development or immaturity but deliberate and mature warfare against God marks the homosexual. God's penalty is death, and a godly order will enforce it.
a TEN-YEAR-OLD lad in Indianapolis who was arrested for picking up coal along the side of railroad tracks is now in jail. If the boy had known enough to steal the whole railroad he would be heralded as a Napoleon of finance.mary harris jones
arrested Development opened a lot of doors for me, and once I sort of became, I guess what you'd say "available," there was a lot of opportunity out there, and it's been nice; a lot of people have found it in their hearts to offer me movie parts.will arnett
arrested Development was such an amazing experience in every way, and you know it was very unique in that it was a show that received a lot of critical acclaim, and yet we didn't ever achieve the ratings that we wanted.will arnett
Good evening.:; We've just received warning from the office of the Handicapper General that suspected- anarchist Harrison Bergeron has escaped from custody.:; arrested six years ago for propagandist vandalism , broadcast piracy , refusal to report for his quarterly handicapping evaluations, and for the blatant removal of his handicaps in a public place, Mr.:;Bergeron had been awaiting trial in a maximum security prison here in Washington, D.:;C., when he, miraculously, disappeared from his cell earlier this evening.:; Please be advised that Bergeron is a genius and an athlete, is underhandicapped, and is considered extremely dangerous .
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