So yesterday you fell off the wagon Or maybe you blew your diet Or lost your temper and shot off your mouth Well, that was yesterday. Today is a brand-new day with a clean slate, so forget yesterday.
I just cleared the slate and thought of her as a mother and went from there.
The great appeal of the doctrine that the mind is a blank slate is the simple mathematical fact that zero equals zero.
Online, you have things like Slate Magazine, which has a lot of commentary and analysis of stories, so it gives you a fuller picture. I would compare that to a news magazine or the New Republic.
The gray-green stretch of sandy grass, Indefinitely desolate A sea of lead, a sky of slate Already autumn in the air, alas One stark monotony of stone The long hotel, acutely white, Against the after-sunset light Withers gray-green, and takes the grass's tone.
I think there is a difference between Slate and Salon. I think we both serve important functions on the Internet. As more and more Websites disappear, I'm thankful Slate is still around because it makes things less lonely.
We cannot even recollect the actions of our infancy, our childhood is like something written on a slate and rubbed off.
Substantially fewer films will be produced over the next year or two. And a significant portion of the production costs of the reduced slate will be borne by hedge funds and other investment groups.
If I don't think about anything, and start with a clean slate, in terms of what I have to do, a lot of different ideas come up, and I can think about things more openly.
There is such a sad sad difference In what I eagerly expect to do tomorrow, And what I have written on my slate, When tomorrow has reached yesterday And I, in checking up, Find the writing so indelible.
As a matter of principle, I always come to a film like a blank slate, I don't learn my lines in advance. With this approach, I feel clean.
I am a blank slate - therefore I can create anything I want.
I argued that the Bush administration, and the Coalition officials more recently, didn't understand Iraqi society. They thought it was a blank slate, that they could use Iraqis as guinea pigs.
What is a modern poet's fate To write his thoughts upon a slate The critic spits on what is done, Gives it a wipe - and all is gone.
I try and reduce myself to an almost blank slate and hope to God that I am creative.