The absence of war is not peace.
Harry S. Truman
Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.
(January 17, 1706 - April 17, 1790)
Peace is not the absence of conflict but the presence of creative alternatives for responding to conflict - alternatives to passive or aggressive responses, alternatives to violence.
(July 09, 1894 - January 30, 1961)
The absence of flaw in beauty is itself a flaw.
(February 02, 1859 - July 08, 1939)
Absence from those we love is self from self - a deadly banishment.
(April 26, 1564 - April 23, 1616)
He apparently was standing beside his car when he was struck by another car.
We had a four-game win streak coming in. We knew they would be a tough team so we had to do what we've been doing, play hard and win ball games.
I said to myself, 'Man, I'm so tired of hearing songs about peoples' ex-girlfriends. It's really nauseating. And the whole me, me, me aspect of it was just like (overdone).