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If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted or Beethoven composed music or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause and say, 'Here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.'

Martin Luther King Jr.

The ball tends to sweep into the pins at Augusta. Here, it's always running away from them. This is very tough.

Padraig Harrington

I could sweep up a dustpan of dirt an hour, and it still wouldn't be clean.

Carl Archey

We cannot continue to sweep the problems of segregation and discrimination under the rug.

Thomas Sugrue

OCIE is working on coordination and has committed to me that the commission will have a chance to weigh in on sweep exams.

Paul Atkins

We live under one sky -- and the sweep of a past painted from the palette of a bruise.

Red Constantino

I think we're doing a lot of things well, and I think it's been received well on the street, ... Street Sweep.

Richard Mcginn

This slate is not going to be the new broom to sweep clean. There's no indication that Boehner and Blunt have ever bucked this way of looking at things or doing business. They have been part of the K Street clique.

Celia Wexler

The information gleaned when we picked up Saddam Hussein led to a better understanding of the structure [of the insurgency], ... We think there are some of the leadership of this insurgency [that have been caught up in the sweep].

Richard Myers

They came out running a toss sweep to the halfback and then they did it again. I started to bite on it, but realized it was a pass and I made a good break on the ball.

Payton Light

Francesca's productions are always beautifully balanced between the intimacy of the characters and the sweep of the epic, and I think that she will use the symbols of America brilliantly.

Placido Domingo

There was no wind in all that sweep of sky.

Frank Yerby

The repose of sleep refreshes only the body. It rarely sets the soul at rest. The repose of the night does not belong to us. It is not the possession of our being. Sleep opens within us an inn for phantoms. In the morning we must sweep out the shadows.

Gaston Bachelard

It was a top-to-bottom sweep.

Sandra Carroll

In the second half with those off-tackle sweep plays, we had no answer for him. He's a great football player.

Brian Glesing

This is a great moment for working families of Maryland and for businesses that do the right thing. After the House votes, this measure will sweep the country.

Vincent Demarco

I make no secret of the fact that I would rather lie on a sofa than sweep beneath it. But you have to be efficient if you're going to be lazy.

Shirley Conran

We needed to sweep Santa Teresa. Now we have to go to their park and get two wins. A split is a split and we'll take it.

Cindy Nuñez

We jumped out to that early lead with some big pressure defense and they had a lot of turnovers. A lot of our points came off the sweep.

Jennifer Parker

It's a hell of a two-game sweep. We got two tremendous defensive efforts from our guys. I could not be more impressed at how our guys responded.

Mike Dunleavy