I think it is important for all those young out there, who someday hope to play real football, where you throw it and kick it and run with it and put it in your hands, a distinction should be made that football is democratic, capitalism, whereas soccer is a European socialist sport.In a 1988 speech to the United States Congress, quoted by himself at
A kick that scarce would move a horseMay kill a sound divine.william cowper
You're four-nil down! Go and be aggressive and kick somebody! Go and do something to influence this game!Steve McManaman, Brazil v. Germany (8 July 2014), 2014 FIFA World Cup.
Perhaps it was right to dissemble your love, Butwhy did you kick me downstairs?Isaac Bickerstaffe
The business of a general is to kick away the ladder behind soldiers when they have climbed up a height.SunTzu
That's the public-school system all over. They may kick you out but they never let you down.1928 Decline and Fall, pt.1, ch.3.
Nothing worth having comes without some kind of fightyou got to kick at the darkness 'til it bleeds daylightbruce cockburn
You know, before when (the police went) to work, they used to be like, 'I'm gonna kick somebody's ass today and so I hope I can catch somebody in a bad situation or breaking the law, because I'm gonna beat someone's ass in a big way, I think that attitude has changed.rodney king
Tragedy ought really to be a great kick at misery.d. h. lawrence
I must down to the seas again, to the lonely sea and the sky,And all I ask is a tall ship and a star to steer her by,And the wheel's kick and the wind's song and the white sail's shaking,And a grey mist on the sea's face, and a grey dawn breaking.john masefield
Walk tall, kick ass, learn to speak Arabic, love music and never forget you come from a long line of truth seekers, lovers and warriors.hunter s. thompson
A blonde to make a bishop kick a hole in a stained glass window.Raymond Chandler
I don't like honors. ... I've already got the prize: the prize is the pleasure of finding the thing out, the kick in the discovery, the observation that other people use it. Those are the real things.richard feynman
I get a kick out of it, but it would be stupid to let it go to my head. It’s modeling I didn’t find the cure for cancer.marisa miller
In my life Why do I smile At people who I'd much rather kick in the eye:;?morrissey
Truth is tough. It will not break, like a bubble, at a touch; nay, you may kick it about all day, like a foot-ball, and it will be round and full at evening.Holmes, Sr., Oliver Wendell
It is hard for thee to kick against the pricks.Acts, IX. 5. (Hoyt's New Cyclopedia Of Practical Quotations)
The human body has two ends on it: one to create with and one to sit on. Sometimes people get their ends reversed. When this happens they need a kick in the seat of the pants.Roger von Oech, in Creativity and Innovation for Managers, p.13
I am in that temper that if I were under water I would scarcely kick to come to the top.john keats
My lords, I have heard of those who have expressed more wishes for popularity than ever I felt. I have heard it said, and I think it was in this Court, that they 'would have popularity: but it should be that popularity which follows, not that which is sought after.' My lords, I am proud enough to despise them both. If popularity should offer itself to me, I would speedily take care to kick it away.In reference to Lord Mansfield's judgment quoted above. See Horne's Address in the Court of King's Bench, 20 How. St. Tr. 785.
It is hard to explain to people now how hard it was being a punk back then [the 1970s]. If you had short hair, didn't wear bell bottoms and walked down the street, chances are some asshole in an El Camino was going to kick your ass.Wolf, Mary Montgomery (2007). "We accept you, one of us?": Punk rock, community, and individualism in an uncertain era, 1974--1985. ProQuest. p. 226. ISBN 9780549325819.
When late I attempted your pity to move, why seemed you so deaf to my prayers? Perhaps it was right to dissemble your love, but why did you kick me downstairs?J. P. Kemble, Panel, Act I, scene 1. Quoted from Asylum for Fugitive Pieces, Volume I, p. 15. (1785) where it appeared anonymously. Kemble is credited with its authorship. The Panel is adapted from Bickerstaff's 'Tis Well 'Tis No Worse, but these lines are not therein. It may also be found in Annual Register. Appendix. (1783) P. 201.
Always thought that life was just a drag Now this daisy's got a brand new bag Hey world take a good look at me. Though I'm flying high as a kite, What turns me on is the sight of life , The grooviest trip of all Best kick I've ever had, So tell me what's so bad about feeling good?Jerry Keller and Dave Blume, in the song sung during the awakening of Greenwich Villagers, in What's So Bad About Feeling Good? (1968)
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