Everything popular is wrong.
My boyhood life in New York City has impressed me with the popular ignorance and also with the great need of something better than local lore and weather proverbs.
I met some friends in the end of 10th, beginning of 11th, who were in the popular group so I finished off high school in that group and got to see both sides.
An able, disinterested, public-spirited press, with trained intelligence to know the right and courage to do it, can preserve that public virtue without which popular government is a sham and a mockery.
The fact - not theory - that evolution has occurred and the Darwinian theory as to how it occurred have become so confused in popular opinion that the distinction must be stressed.
To become a popular religion, it is only necessary for a superstition to enslave a philosophy.
The more things are forbidden, the more popular they become.
From about second grade through high school, being popular becomes important to many children, but friendship is the thing that endures. While not being in the 'in crowd' might seem devastating, encourage your child to simply make good friends.
Moroccan style isn't terribly popular around here, but I think it's just so beautiful and unique. Its nature also creates an inviting and relaxed atmosphere, which is important.
Text messaging is popular for two reasons: It's mobile, and it's quiet.
I never saw, heard, nor read, that the clergy were beloved in any nation where Christianity was the religion of the country. Nothing can render them popular, but some degree of persecution.
I suppose I should have my say about the terrorist attacks (9/11). I don't suppose it'll be a popular point of view, but they need to be put into some sort of perspective. They were a horrible tragedy, but also what happened in New York and Washington is the same thing that England and America did to Berlin every day for three years during WW2 - and Germany did the same thing to England. But most Americans don't think about that. They think everything starts and finishes with America.
Being popular is important. Otherwise people might not like you.
It's what they do. If you're a welder and all of the sudden you're not the most popular welder on the block, are you going to quit welding? It's the same with any other occupation. Nobody should expect them to quit doing what they do.
I think he's popular in the coaching community because he is different, ... You've got a guy here who's not afraid to do what he wants and doesn't care what anybody thinks. I think sometimes they think he's crazy, but crazy like a fox.
There's been popular players like Carlos Franco (Paraguay) and others. But golf really has had a limited exposure throughout all the Latin America countries.
A popular fantasy is to suppose that flying machines could be used to drop dynamite on the enemy in time of war.
The mobile phone is the most popular digital device on the planet (1.7 billion users - about one quarter of the world's population - and counting).
Americans are immensely popular in Paris; and this is not due solely to the fact that they spend lots of money there, for they spend just as much or more in London, and in the latter city they are merely tolerated because they do spend.
The region west of the Mississippi continued in the popular mind to be a strange land for which the reports of explorers and travellers did the work of fiction, and Cooper's Prairie had few followers.
You have all the characteristics of a popular politician: a horrible voice, bad breeding, and a vulgar manner.
(My father) he would be surprised to know he was still popular today, ... He told me, when he was quitting the Marx Brothers, (that) their kind of comedy was old-fashioned.
This is the most popular tour. For many it is an eye-opener, because they see an Islamic state that welcomes them.
What's shaping up here is for the street to return to a popular entertainment district. This street is going to be a great destination for dining in a much more contemporary setting with an entertainment theme.