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Well I was on the one hand, the more I played the guitar the more I began to really love the guitar and to love virtually any kind of music that anybody played well on guitar.John Fahey

The driver of a racing car is a component. When I first began, I used to grip the steering wheel firmly, and I changed gear so hard that I damaged my hand.Juan Manuel Fangio

But when I reintroduced the Nation of Islam, and began to host meetings in cities and thousands and thousands of people come out.Louis Farrakhan

But then in April of 1985 the dollar began a sharp decline. The dollar's trade weighted value fell 23 percent in just 12 months and by a total of 37 percent by the beginning of 1988.Martin Feldstein

Lyric poetry is, of course, musical in origin. I do know that what happened to poetry in the twentieth century was that it began to be written for the page. When it's a question of typography, why not? Poets have done beautiful things with typography - Apollinaire's 'Calligrammes,' that sort of thing.James Fenton

I joined the Actors Studio and began to work with Lee Strasberg, and that changed my work.Sally Field

Dieting on New Year's Day isn't a good idea as you can't eat rationally but really need to be free to consume whatever is necessary, moment by moment, in order to ease your hangover. I think it would be much more sensible if resolutions began generally on January the second.Helen Fielding

I began to be impressed by what made a good book-how you needed to have a sensible story, a plot that developed, with a beginning, a middle, and an end that would tie everything together.Dorothy Fields

Words began to appear in English and to make some kind of equivalent. For what satisfaction it is hard to say, except that something seems unusually piercing, living, handsome, in another language, and since English is yours, you wish it to be there too.Robert Fitzgerald

I met Bill Clinton in 1977 while I was working as a news reporter for KARK-TV in Little Rock, Arkansas. Shortly after we met, we began a sexual relationship that lasted for twelve years.Gennifer Flowers

When I began competing with the other artists in New York, I discovered classical North Indian music.Henry Flynt

Around 1967 I began backing away from dogmatic Leninism, not so much because I thought it was false, I just decided there was nothing utopian about it.Henry Flynt

I began the way nearly everybody I ever heard of - I began writing poetry. And I find that to be quite usual with writers, their trying their hand at poetry.Shelby Foote

In the nineteenth century the more grandiose word inspiration began to replace the word idea in the arts.Lukas Foss

In my early twenties, that's when I really began to write. Before that, I was too busy working, keeping myself going.Paula Fox

I began observing, making paintings of my surroundings, taking a vow of silence, listening, composing music, writing, and making time for formal education. Then I started telling stories.John Francis

I am re-reading Henry James as a change from history. I began with Daisy Miller, and I've just finished Washington Square. What a brilliant, painful book.Antonia Fraser

Civilization began the first time an angry person cast a word instead of a rock.Sigmund Freud

In Globalization 1.0, which began around 1492, the world went from size large to size medium. In Globalization 2.0, the era that introduced us to multinational companies, it went from size medium to size small. And then around 2000 came Globalization 3.0, in which the world went from being small to tiny.Thomas Friedman

Whether you like it or not, Paris is the beating heart of Western civilisation. It's where it all began and ended.Alan Furst