3rd SWAT Cop in Projects Apt.: Shoot it, man! Shoot it in the head!
The processes of teaching the child that everything cannot be as he wills it are apt to be painful both to him and to his teacher.
We are apt to love praise, but not deserve it. But if we would deserve it, we must love virtue more than that.
Men are apt to mistake the strength of their feeling for the strength of their argument. The heated mind resents the chill touch and relentless scrutiny of logic.
Let a man do what he will by a single woman, the world is encouragingly apt to think Marriage a sufficient amends.
The strangest experiences in life are apt to lose their effect if dwelt upon long enough. ("Furze Hollow")
This is the reality of intensive care: at any point, we are as apt to harm as we are to heal.
It will not do to investigate the subject of religion too closely, as it is apt to lead to infidelity.
Wit in women is apt to have bad consequences; like a sword without a scabbard, it wounds the wearer and provokes assailants.
Your kids might feel more apt to try some art of their own after viewing contemporary works that are far less intimidating than those of the Old Masters.
Hobbies are apt to run away with us, you know; it doesn't do to be run away with. We must keep the reins.
An apt quotation is like a lamp which flings its light over the whole sentence.
Today's average American is more apt to rebel against a tennis shoe not coming in the right color than against the slow erosion of our democratic freedom.
I've come to see the mosh pit as an apt description of American society - and of my childhood home. I was number nine of ten creative, mostly loud kids competing for airspace.
Any reading not of a vicious species must be a good substitute for the amusements too apt to fill up the leisure of the labouring classes.
The world is apt to judge of everything by the success; and whoever has ill fortune will hardly be allowed a good name.
Men who do not make advances to women are apt to become victims to women who make advances to them.
We can't go back, though we're apt to waver even as our wheels spin on.
Political stress is always apt to shrink the private arena and attach it on to the public
Mankind are apt to be strongly prejudiced in favor of whatever is countenanced by antiquity, enforced by authority, and recommended by custom.
People of little understanding are most apt to be angry when their sense is called into question.