today quotes

I hear music that comes out of need, out of grief, sorrow, suffering and out of overcoming these things, as well. That journey to freedom still goes on today. It's an incremental change, the culmination of many events in your own life and the lives of your children and grandchildren.Kathleen Battle

There are significant human rights abuses in China. In some areas, the situation is worse today than in the past. In other areas, there have been improvements. We will recognize the latter, and be critical of the former.Max Baucus

Governing today means giving acceptable signs of credibility. It is like advertising and it is the same effect that is achieved - commitment to a scenario.Jean Baudrillard

The abjection of our political situation is the only true challenge today. Only facing up to this situation in all its desperation can help us get out of it.Jean Baudrillard

America used to have a strong 'moral safety net' for its people. Today that net is badly frayed, not only because families are disintegrating but also because the church doesn't play the same role that it once did in many Americans' lives.Gary Bauer

Today's children are taught by our culture that we are a cosmic accident. Something slithered out of the primal slime and over billions of years evolved into a human being. We are cousins, ten times removed, to the ape at the zoo eating his own excrement.Gary Bauer

We didn't score any runs today. That's not my fault.Danny Bautista

But I don't write about sex for today's teenagers. Or Doc Martens boots either. I'm more interested in exploring how exactly the world is run, which doesn't really change that much from one generation to another.Nina Bawden

Filibusters have proliferated because under current rules just one or two determined senators can stop the Senate from functioning. Today, the mere threat of a filibuster is enough to stop a vote; senators are rarely asked to pull all-nighters like Jimmy Stewart in 'Mr. Smith Goes to Washington.'Evan Bayh

Today I would say, 'I am against plastic surgery.' It's a grave act. An act that touches our soul. It was frightening.Emmanuelle Beart

Change your life today. Don't gamble on the future, act now, without delay.Simone de Beauvoir

Today, we have a trade regime which has led to the largest trade deficits this country has ever experienced.Xavier Becerra

Western countries in particular can today no longer be separated from Muslim societies, because they have them within themselves. They are themselves internally globalized.Ulrich Beck

The Olympic stadium may have been built only in the early 1970s but it was clear for a long time it had no future. For many reasons it is not good enough for modern football and today's fans.Franz Beckenbauer

The trouble for today's footballers is they have too many distractions. We used to get our old players coming to watch training with football magazines in their hands. Now, more often than not, they are checking the share prices.Franz Beckenbauer

No matter what looms ahead, if you can eat today, enjoy today, mix good cheer with friends today enjoy it and bless God for it.Henry Ward Beecher

For a lot of people in our world today, God has become about believing the right stuff so you don't get in trouble.Rob Bell

Racism is an ism to which everyone in the world today is exposed; for or against, we must take sides. And the history of the future will differ according to the decision which we make.Ruth Benedict

Britain today is suffering from galloping obsolescence.Tony Benn

The greatest guitar player in the world today for me is Paco de Lucia, who is actually Spanish.George Benson