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Men do communicate, often very directly, but women sometimes cannot accept how simple what we have to say is.Chris Abani

When I give a lecture, I accept that people look at their watches, but what I do not tolerate is when they look at it and raise it to their ear to find out if it stopped.Marcel Achard

You know, there are many alter egos and Gorillaz is a collective of alter egos, really. I think anyone who gets involved in it has to sort of accept that nothing is really as it seems.Damon Albarn

Avoiding offense means that we don't accept each other as equals.Ayaan Hirsi Ali

I accept that there are multitudes seeking God, seeking meaning, and so on, but if they reject atheism, I would rather they became modern-day Catholics or Jews than that they became Muslims.Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Yes, you are running businesses, and yes, we understand and accept that, but surely there must be a level beyond which profit from news is simply indecent.Christiane Amanpour

My big advantage was to have my father accept me as first-generation.Mukesh Ambani

I think you need to have people around you whose standard is high and who don't accept anything less.Tori Amos

There is something about this generation living now, that we don't accept death.Elena Anaya

Growing up, I decided, a long time ago, I wouldn't accept any manmade differences between human beings, differences made at somebody else's insistence or someone else's whim or convenience.Maya Angelou

When you accept a role in a pilot, you automatically sign up for five years. You think it's scary to walk down the aisle? Try signing a five-year contract for a show you may not want to be part of down the road.Jennifer Aniston

The first thing you have to do is accept that decay sets in and there's nothing you can do about it.Francesca Annis

Once you become a comedian, you accept that people are just going to yell stuff at you.Aziz Ansari

I do one Xanth novel a year, because at the moment that is all that publishers will accept; they don't want any other type of fiction from me, so Xanth pays my way.Piers Anthony

I also just accept that I might never want to write a song again.Fiona Apple

It wasn't until we got over the self pity that we were able to accept suffering as apart of our life with Christ. A man or woman reaches this plane only when he or she ceases to be the hero.Corazon Aquino

I could never accept findings based almost exclusively on mathematics. It ain't ignorance that causes all the trouble in this world. It's the things people know that ain't so.Edwin Armstrong

It's very important to me that people accept me as a transgendered female. But it's ridiculous to a lot of people and I understand that.Alexis Arquette

Choice of attention - to pay attention to this and ignore that - is to the inner life what choice of action is to the outer. In both cases, a man is responsible for his choice and must accept the consequences, whatever they may be.W. H. Auden

If two friends ask you to judge a dispute, don't accept, because you will lose one friend; on the other hand, if two strangers come with the same request, accept because you will gain one friend.Saint Augustine