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It's hard to say what I want my legacy to be when I'm long gone.Aaliyah

Criminals look at identity theft and say only 1 in 700 criminals gets convicted of it. And they look at check forgery and they know that for every 1,400 forgers arrested, only about 123 get convicted and about 26 go to jail. So the rewards are great, but the risks are very slim. So that's one of the reasons that make it very popular.Frank Abagnale

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

You can't defend the indefensible - anything you say sounds self-serving and hypocritical.Diane Abbott

Ten years ago I said, you know, my goal is to be able to get food on the table. What I'm trying to say by that is trying to create a vibrant, capable and effective middle class. The quicker and stronger that we can be able to do this, the easier it is for political reform to move forward.Abdallah II

We want to be, I think, an example for the rest of the Arab world, because there are a lot of people who say that the only democracy you can have in the Middle East is the Muslim Brotherhood.King Abdullah II

The more I support with my economic plans the building of a middle class, the quicker they're going to turn around and say, 'Hey, we want a bigger say in things.' So, I knew what I was getting into right at the beginning. It's the right thing to do.King Abdullah II

That is to say, epic poetry has been invented many times and independently; but, as the needs which prompted the invention have been broadly similar, so the invention itself has been.Lascelles Abercrombie

I am not going to say I have been a saint. I have not been a perfect man. None is perfect but the Father, which is in Heaven.Ralph Abernathy

I'm not going to just say nice things about everybody unless I mean it.F. Murray Abraham

Lobbying is not a bad thing. I'm not trying to say that we shouldn't have lobbyists or we shouldn't have lobbying to petition our government. It's in the Constitution, and it's something that should be honorable and good.Jack Abramoff

So many artists say they're not aware of audience. For me is unbelievable.Marina Abramovic

They can say I have an opinion about something.Dan Abrams

I know a lot of reporters certainly will go to jail to defend confidential sources. Some have even gone to jail for an issue like this. But I can't say that's the norm.Floyd Abrams

What makes the food that we do at Alinea so interesting on the outside is that we really don't let ourselves say no to an idea.Grant Achatz

When suffering knocks at your door and you say there is no seat for him, he tells you not to worry because he has brought his own stool.Chinua Achebe

I will undoubtedly have to seek what is happily known as gainful employment, which I am glad to say does not describe holding public office.Dean Acheson

I don't know if I have a voice of my own. I don't see me being an important person with something to say. I haven't. I've got nothing to say. My opinion is of no consequence or value.Peter Ackroyd

It's only recently that we've discovered that the artist's inner self is somehow more important than the public world. I'm happier to create exterior pieces for the world rather than to express something I deeply feel or wish to say.Peter Ackroyd

So often is the virgin sheet of paper more real than what one has to say, and so often one regrets having marred it.Harold Acton