If it is not comfortable, it is a failed design.
Singer Boy Dylan was stopped at his own sow by security guards who failed to recognize the singer. Asked to comment, Dylan replied, "I can hardly blame them. Look at me.".
I think that when we're talking about youth violence, we're talking about kids who don't have opportunities, so they're engaged in a certain degree of lawlessness, because we as a society have failed them.
As a religion, bilingualism is the god that failed. It has led to no fairness, produced no unity, and cost Canadian taxpayers untold millions.
FDR had failed in his effort to get America behind the war effort until Pearl Harbor, although he was convinced Hitler had to be confronted. What he thought was: 'If Britain goes down, we're next,'.
We failed to take advantage of Brittany's first half foul trouble and it came back to haunt us in the second half. I thought Washington County's bench came in and did a great job while Brittany was on the bench.
The big question about Pakistan is whether its chaotic political system will produce a failed state, where nobody is sure who's in control of its nuclear arsenal.
Because a fellow has failed once or twice or a dozen times, you don't want to set him down as a failure till he's dead or loses his courage.
He's a failed Hollywood writer in his 50s and he's going back to Phoenix to address a problem he has with his father. This is where I think [writer/director] Bob Dolman has been really clever.
A man's life is interesting primarily when he has failed -- I well know. For it's a sign that he tried to surpass himself.
He failed to meet his obligation ... to be present on time.
This is one of the gravest crises Europe has ever experienced... An agreement failed because of the completely stubborn attitudes of the UK and the Netherlands.
[It is beyond dispute that America's institutions failed because of multiple ] missed opportunities . ... a significant failure that hindered...chances of being able to detect and prevent the September 11 attacks.
We know from the past that when these solutions are imposed from the outside they have failed.
Being an ex-England manager, one that failed to qualify for the World Cup, is like being a dead politician.
God created a number of possibilities in case some of his prototypes failed -- that is the meaning of evolution.
He was a serious director. He kept trying. Sometimes he failed, but now and then he hit, and he made a difference.
[The unions also hope to cement the impression that Schwarzenegger has failed to make good on his vow to shut down the money-buys-influence culture in Sacramento. One of their latest TV spots features a police officer saying Schwarzenegger has taken more] special-interest money ... Not the governor we thought you'd be.
Nothing is more humiliating than to see idiots succeed in enterprises we have failed at.
It was very clear the judge was displeased that the commissioners have failed to do their job and get this case settled.
The movies are fine. It's George W. Bush's failed energy policy that is eating away at the family entertainment budget because that extra $70 a month in gas is the money that they would have spent on frivolous things like movies.
As with other events, as time passes, the collective knowledge diminishes and people tend to forget about it. We failed in terms of preparedness and response to this event. We can't really afford to forget.
Thus far our strategy has failed to achieve our political objectives.
I have done everything in my power to maintain, uphold, and secure your rights, but I have failed upon this occasion. I shall retire into private life with the reflection, that I have never, upon any occasion, flinched from performing my duty to you, and the whole of the working classes of the United Kingdom.
The emergency we face in the Horn today is the result of successive seasons of failed rains.