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For a very long time, loyalists were often left out of patriotic American histories of the revolution. Or they were caricatured as upper-class Tory reactionaries, or – rather like the Jacobites – made the subject only of nostalgic antiquarianism.
My definition of a star is someone who really lasts for a very long time.
I just kind of, like, know who I am. I think that comes from having an incredibly strong sense of purpose for a very long time.
Now we understand that experience counts for a lot. Tessa and I have been together for a very long time, we’ve been in a lot of situations and we know how to handle them.
Nothing is ever perfect. You have to make compromises and sacrifices, and it won’t always be as glamorous as the fairy tales may suggest. But I do believe there is a person out there who will love you for all your imperfections and messiness. And those kinds of people will be with you for a very long time.
Bruce Wayne needs a sense of humor to do his job. Batman, for a very long time, was going to a very dark place.
Three days doesn’t sound like a very long time, and under normal, everyday circumstances, it’s not – but under POW camp conditions, it doesn’t take long to wear down a man‘s sanity.
The one thing people don’t appreciate, I think, is that central banking is not a new development. It’s been around for a very long time.
Society has been conditioned for a very long time to see beauty as something that’s been westernised.
Houston‘s been getting flooded for a very long time. We always have to prepare for disasters and we have to do this in a very bipartisan way.
I tried the paleo diet, which is the caveman diet – lots of meat. And I tried the calorie restriction diet: The idea is that if you eat very, very little – if you’re on the verge of starvation, you will live a very long time, whether or not you want to, of course.
Music was the only voice of cinema for a very long time before we had sound; it’s organically linked to cinema itself.
Like the UAE, we have been thinking of the time after hydrocarbons for a very long time.
For a very long time now I’ve been saying to young women, ‘You can have it all, but not all at the same time.’ How important it is to take very good care of yourself, of your mental and physical and spiritual wellbeing; it’s hard to do. It’s easier to be a workaholic than to have a truly balanced life.
I hope to be with you as a writer for a very long time, and I hope that you will enjoy reading my work, because readers are the highest form of life on this planet.
A very long time ago, I accepted that travel is just a necessary evil, and unlike many things in my life, I decided going with the flow would make it less painful.
There’s other things I’d like to do. I probably won’t tour for a very, very long time. It’s something that you feel inside and that’s the way I’ve been looking at everything.
I know the families that I photograph extremely well, and I’ve known them for a very long time.
I think it is serious to have good sales. As I learned belatedly, the more you sell, the more publishers pay attention to you, and it took me a very long time to figure that out because I never thought that way.
A very long time, I’ve wanted to be a mom. When we started this, we didn’t know how it was going to end up.
I haven’t read a book in a very, very long time because, when I’m writing, I don’t like to see other people’s work. I don’t want to see something great and not be able to use it, and I don’t want to have any subconscious influences.
For me, for a very long time, I was in denial because when you say you’re sad or you’re overwhelmed, we consider it whining or complaining. People say, ‘Count your blessings,’ and it’s like, ‘Yeah, I am, but I’m still sad. Something is wrong with me.’ I had to acknowledge it.
Sometimes if you’re in the studio for a very long time, you want to get out and play live shows and vice versa.
I think I could probably make $5 to $10m movies for a very long time and live a perfectly good life doing it. I’d probably get paid as well as a surgeon, which is pretty damn remarkable for a guy who went to film school.
I’ve studied authoritarianism for a very long time – for 40 years – and they’re started by people’s attempts to control the ideological and linguistic territory.
I started to ride when I was very young, and it’s a sport I have practised for a very long time.
I hid the fact that I had an aneurysm for a very long time. I was embarrassed, and I just felt like no one needed to know because it made me look weak. Who would of thought someone my age, at 23, had a brain aneurysm?
‘Bonfire‘ was kicking around for a very long time. It was an idea I wanted to explore for a television show. Then I was given this weird gift of time when ‘Jessica Jones’ finished season one. I got really organized and just kind of banged it out, but it took a long time. It took two years to even have a first draft.
Everybody thinks that this civilization has lasted a very long time but it really does take very few grandfathers’ granddaughters to take us back to the dark ages.
Any art worth its name requires you to be fundamentally lost for a very long time.
I have been playing tennis for a very long time. Tennis is my life. I see my life in other places, and there are other challenges for me.
I’m fascinated with genetic science, and I have been for a very long time. I always look at science and technology because I think that the developments in my lifetime have been so remarkable – and we’re only at the tip of the iceberg with projects like decoding the human genome.
I didn’t write songs for a very long time.
I’ve been a fella in the fashion industry for a very long time now, and the industry has been very good to me.
I know Kuldeep Yadav for a very long time. We have played with and against each other a lot.
I think the most important thing… is leadership. It’s something that has been lacking in young women and girls for a very long time, not because we don’t want to but because of what society has labeled women to be. I think we are the most powerful beings in the world and that we should be given every opportunity.
Women’s tennis has been around for a very long time – we’re talking about the 1800s. But women’s soccer hasn’t had such a long history, so now they’re right at the beginning of really trying to make things equal. We need to continue not only to advocate for women but to have men advocating for women.
I loved ‘Jaws.’ I think that is not really a horror film, but it made me afraid of the ocean for a very long time.
Just in the past few years – since I’ve been making movies, which isn’t a very long time – you now have a culture that is fascinated and informed about the box office in a way that sometimes filmmakers weren’t even.
I’ve had a lot of years of football so I’ve been in control of power for a very long time.
I write in a very strange way. Things are very fragmentary for a very long time, and then they come together very quickly near the end of the process.
Writers, not psychiatrists, are the true interpreters of the human mind and heart, and we have been at it for a very long time.
There is a lot of propaganda about opera singers not being able to act. That’s not necessarily true and hasn’t been true for a very long time. And certainly there were those instances when singers were told they need to fit into a certain size dress. Of course, women. Men? They just make the costume bigger.
They had been monitoring the site for a very long time, and at times, I received over 100 hits from the Department of Defense on the website, so I wasn’t the slightest bit surprised.
I saw a niche in the market where made-to-measure wasn’t being done in a modern, fresh way or in a short period of time. Traditionally, bespoke orders take a very long time, but I thought, ‘Here we are with all these fashion-forward ideas – why not?’
My sister and I, fortunately, have been in this business for a very long time. Ever since we were 11. Throughout those years, people have always wanted to know our dynamic.
Also, if you’re in a TV show that does turn out to be very successful, you then can do whatever you want to do in theater for a very long time.
Hysteria is something that I’ve been interested for a very long time. I thought I might have it, but it seems that it’s unlikely.
When you start, you have no brain; you are a kid. It’s fine. But then I started to be scared. I was scared of judgment – not as a dancer, but as a person – and I was really uncomfortable with people. And it lasted for a very long time.
The reality is that I’ve been counted out for a very long time and people continue to underestimate me and I continue to overperform.