Working moms commonly testify that they..

Working moms commonly testify that they feel guilty when they are away from their children and guilty when they are not at their jobs. Devoted fathers certainly miss their children deeply, but it does not seem to be with the same gnawing, primal anxiety that often afflicts women.

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Definition of a classic: a book everyone is assumed to have read and often thinks they have.
Assumed
Book
Classic
Definition
Everyone
Often
Read
Thinks
For centuries the death penalty, often accompanied by barbarous refinements, has been trying to hold crime in check; yet crime persists. Why? Because the instincts that are warring in man are not, as the law claims, constant forces in a state of equilibrium.
Accompanied
Because
Been
Centuries
Check
Claims
Constant
Crime
Death
Death Penalty
Equilibrium
Forces
Has-Been
Hold
Often in films, you have no idea where you're going to be six months from now. And I grew very weary of that. And television, although it wasn't necessarily as creatively diverse as filmmaking can be, it was the lifestyle choice that I needed to make.
Although
Choice
Creatively
Diverse
Filmmaking
Films
Going
Grew
Idea
Lifestyle
Make
Months
Necessarily
Needed
I'm very physical. When I'm writing, I'm playing all the parts; I'm saying the lines out loud, and if I get excited about something - which doesn't happen very often when I'm writing, but it's the greatest feeling when it does - I'll be out of the chair and walking around, and if I'm at home, I'll find myself two blocks from my house.
About
Around
Blocks
Chair
Does
Excited
Feeling
Find
Get
Greatest
Greatest Feeling
Happen
Home
House
All great deeds and all great thoughts have a ridiculous beginning. Great works are often born on a street corner or in a restaurant's revolving door.
Beginning
Born
Corner
Deeds
Door
Great
Often
Restaurant
Revolving
Ridiculous
Street
Street Corner
Thoughts
Works
I am often amazed at how much more capability and enthusiasm for science there is among elementary school youngsters than among college students.
Am
Amazed
Among
Capability
College
College Students
Elementary
Elementary School
Enthusiasm
How
How Much
I Am
More
Much
May not the complaint, that common people are above their station, often take its rise in the fact of uncommon people being below theirs?
Above
Being
Below
Common
Common People
Complaint
Fact
May
Often
People
Rise
Station
Take
Uncommon
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere.
Carry
Go
Imagination
Never
Nowhere
Often
Us
Were
Will
Without
Worlds
Friendship often ends in love, but love in friendship - never.
Ends
Friendship
Love
Never
Often
If we notice a few errors in the work of a proven master, we may and even will often be correct; if we believe, however, that he is completely and utterly mistaken, we are in danger of missing his entire concept.
Believe
Concept
Correct
Danger
Entire
Errors
Even
Few
He
His
However
Master
May
Missing
But what we call our despair is often only the painful eagerness of unfed hope.
Call
Despair
Eagerness
Hope
Often
Only
Our
Painful
Dare to err and to dream. Deep meaning often lies in childish plays.
Childish
Dare
Deep
Dream
Err
Lies
Meaning
Often
Plays
The worst men often give the best advice.
Advice
Best
Give
Men
Often
Worst
There's an interesting contrast between born Catholics and converts. Converts are often much more rule-directed. Catholicism isn't something that they breathed in from their childhood, so they think that if you don't toe the line on abstract doctrine you can't be part of the Church.
Abstract
Between
Born
Breathed
Catholicism
Catholics
Childhood
Church
Contrast
Converts
Doctrine
Interesting
Line
More
It is often safer to be in chains than to be free.
Chains
Free
Often
Safer
Than
Often people display a curious respect for a man drunk, rather like the respect of simple races for the insane... There is something awe-inspiring in one who has lost all inhibitions.
Awe-Inspiring
Curious
Display
Drunk
Inhibitions
Insane
Like
Lost
Man
Often
People
Races
Rather
Respect
I have nothing against priests. In fact, I tried for a time to be one... It should be clear, then, that I respect, and am often fond of, the many priests in my life.
Against
Am
Clear
Fact
Fond
I Tried
In Fact
Life
Many
My Life
Nothing
Often
Priests
Respect
I often quote myself. It adds spice to my conversation.
Adds
Conversation
Myself
Often
Spice
It is often wise to reveal that which cannot be concealed for long.
Cannot
Concealed
Long
Often
Reveal
Which
Wise
Nature is often hidden, sometimes overcome, seldom extinguished.
Hidden
Nature
Often
Overcome
Seldom
Sometimes
Poetry, it is often said and loudly so, is life's true mirror. But a monkey looking into a work of literature looks in vain for Socrates.
Life
Literature
Looking
Looks
Loudly
Mirror
Monkey
Often
Poetry
Said
Socrates
True
Vain
Work
The worker can unionize, go out on strike; mothers are divided from each other in homes, tied to their children by compassionate bonds; our wildcat strikes have most often taken the form of physical or mental breakdown.
Bonds
Breakdown
Children
Compassionate
Divided
Each
Form
Go
Homes
Mental
Most
Mothers
Often
Other
I'm often asked how I write books, but I don't think my approach is suitable for everyone. If I walked into a creative writing class, all I could say to them was 'I tend to make it up as I go along.' I'm not sure that's brilliant advice.
Advice
Along
Approach
Asked
Books
Brilliant
Class
Could
Creative
Creative Writing
Everyone
Go
How
I Write
It is well known that in the Communist countries, and especially in my own, Albania, readers were often called upon to demonstrate their vigilance by detecting and denouncing the 'errors' of authors.
Albania
Authors
Communist
Countries
Demonstrate
Errors
Known
My Own
Often
Own
Readers
Vigilance
Well
Well Known
Compromise makes a good umbrella, but a poor roof; it is temporary expedient, often wise in party politics, almost sure to be unwise in statesmanship.
Almost
Compromise
Expedient
Good
Makes
Often
Party
Politics
Poor
Roof
Statesmanship
Sure
Temporary
Umbrella
Guidebooks used to write the name of my city in two ways: Gjirokaster in Albanian, and Argyrokastron for foreigners. The classical-sounding name somehow gave it better credentials, because people in the Balkans famously exaggerate and often call their villages cities.
Balkans
Because
Better
Call
Cities
City
Credentials
Exaggerate
Foreigners
Gave
Name
Often
People
Somehow
I get thousands of letters, and they give me a feeling of how each book is perceived. Often I think I have written about a certain theme, but by reading the letters or reviews, I realise that everybody sees the book differently.
About
Book
Certain
Differently
Each
Everybody
Feeling
Get
Give
Give Me
How
I Think
Letters
Me
People often say that humans have always eaten animals, as if this is a justification for continuing the practice. According to this logic, we should not try to prevent people from murdering other people, since this has also been done since the earliest of times.
According
Also
Always
Animals
Been
Continuing
Done
Earliest
Eaten
Humans
Justification
Logic
Often
Other
The European who comes to America plunges into the virgin forest with wonder and delight; while the American who goes to Europe finds his greatest pleasure, at first, in hunting up the memorials of the past. Each is in quest of novelty, and is burning with the desire to gaze at objects of which he has often read.
America
American
Burning
Delight
Desire
Each
Europe
European
Finds
First
Forest
Gaze
Goes
Greatest
Understand that legal and illegal are political, and often arbitrary, categorizations; use and abuse are medical, or clinical, distinctions.
Abuse
Arbitrary
Clinical
Distinctions
Illegal
Legal
Medical
Often
Political
Understand
Use
Remember that it is not enough to abstain from lying by word of mouth; for the worst lies are often conveyed by a false look, smile, or act.
Abstain
Act
Conveyed
Enough
False
Lies
Look
Lying
Mouth
Often
Remember
Smile
Word
Word-of-mouth
Too much mercy... often resulted in further crimes which were fatal to innocent victims who need not have been victims if justice had been put first and mercy second.
Been
Crimes
Fatal
First
Further
Had
Innocent
Justice
Mercy
Much
Need
Often
Put
Resulted
Now, one can often get away with playing music by ear when it is not being recorded, but writing is another matter; its mistakes are not forgotten because they are still there to confuse us.
Another
Away
Because
Being
Confuse
Ear
Forgotten
Get
Matter
Mistakes
Music
Now
Often
Playing
In relation to a writer, most readers believe in the Double Standard: they may be unfaithful to him as often as they like, but he must never, never be unfaithful to them.
Believe
Double
He
Him
Like
May
Most
Must
Never
Often
Readers
Relation
Standard
Them
Fame often makes a writer vain, but seldom makes him proud.
Fame
Him
Makes
Often
Proud
Seldom
Vain
Writer
It's a funny thing about life; if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often get it.
About
Accept
Anything
Best
Funny
Funny thing
Get
Life
Often
Refuse
Thing
Very
You
A poem need not have a meaning and like most things in nature often does not have.
Does
Like
Meaning
Most
Nature
Need
Often
Poem
Things
To the real artist in humanity, what are called bad manners are often the most picturesque and significant of all.
Artist
Bad
Bad manners
Humanity
Manners
Most
Often
Picturesque
Real
Real artist
Significant
When distant and unfamiliar and complex things are communicated to great masses of people, the truth suffers a considerable and often a radical distortion. The complex is made over into the simple, the hypothetical into the dogmatic, and the relative into an absolute.
Absolute
Complex
Considerable
Distant
Distortion
Dogmatic
Great
Great masses
Hypothetical
Made
Masses
Often
Over
People
There are seasons in every country when noise and impudence pass current for worth; and in popular commotions especially, the clamors of interested and factious men are often mistaken for patriotism.
Country
Current
Every
Interested
Men
Mistaken
Noise
Often
Pass
Patriotism
Popular
Seasons
Worth
Men often oppose a thing merely because they have had no agency in planning it, or because it may have been planned by those whom they dislike.
Agency
Because
Been
Dislike
Had
May
Men
Merely
Often
Oppose
Planned
Planning
Thing
Those
We often fancy that we suffer from ingratitude, while in reality we suffer from self-love.
Fancy
Ingratitude
Often
Reality
Self-love
Suffer
While
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like one who is too curious in observing the labor of bees, will often be stung for his curiosity.
Bees
Business
Crowd
Curiosity
Curious
His
Labor
Like
Nice
Observer
Observing
Often
Person
Too
There is certain relief in change, even though it be from bad to worse! As I have often found in traveling in a stagecoach, that it is often a comfort to shift one's position, and be bruised in a new place.
Bad
Bruised
Certain
Change
Comfort
Even
Found
New
New place
Often
Place
Position
Relief
Shift
The primary motive for good care and good use of the land-community is always going to be affection, which is too often lacking.
Affection
Always
Care
Going
Good
Lacking
Motive
Often
Primary
Too
Use
Which
I think growing up is difficult and it's a process that I'm always interested in, with kids and adults, they are often on two different universes.
Adult
Always
Different
Difficult
Growing
Growing up
I think
Interested
Kids
Often
Process
Think
Two
Universes
I think secrets often come out. I spoke to a friend who is a therapist and I asked her if there were people who came to her and admitted to doing horrible things and she said, 'More than you know.'
Admitted
Asked
Came
Come
Doing
Friend
Her
Horrible
Horrible things
I think
Know
More
Often
Out
The original fairy tale was about the youngest sister going into a room in the castle and finding all the bodies of the wives that came before her - she is confronted with truth, thinking about how often we think we know people and we really don't.
About
Before
Bodies
Came
Castle
Confronted
Fairy
Finding
Going
Her
How
Know
Often
Original
The study of tavern history often brings to light much evidence of sad domestic changes. Many a cherished and beautiful home, rich in annals of family prosperity and private hospitality, ended its days as a tavern.
Beautiful
Beautiful home
Brings
Changes
Cherished
Days
Domestic
Ended
Evidence
Family
History
Home
Hospitality
Light
The landlord of colonial days may not have been the greatest man in town, but he was certainly the best-known, often the most popular, and ever the most picturesque and cheerful figure.
Been
Certainly
Cheerful
Colonial
Days
Ever
Figure
Greatest
Greatest man
He
Landlord
Man
May
Most