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never say never

never say never

Date: Mar 03 2011

Themes: Music

Quote

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“Follow your dreams and don’t let anyone stop you. Never say never.”

- Singer Justin Bieber on believing in your dreams. (Justin Bieber: First Step 2 Forever)

Definition

1. Definition - Study the definition.

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nothing is impossible; don’t say you can’t do something

2. Use - Learn how the slang is used.

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It’s easy for Justin Bieber to say never say never. At 16 he’s seen pretty much all of his wildest dreams come true. After becoming famous on the Internet with homemade YouTube videos of himself singing, Usher and Justin Timberlake fought over the opportunity to produce his first album. Released just after his sixteenth birthday, My World 2.0 immediately hit number one. Now Justin tours the world, preforming before thousands of screaming, lovesick fans. They even have a special name for themselves, “the Beliebers,” which is a play on the word “believers.”

Recently, Justin released a film about his path to stardom called Never Say Never. Justin says that never say never is his favorite saying. If you never say never, you believe that anything is possible. You never say that something will never happen, and you always believe in your dreams, even if they are as crazy as becoming rich and famous overnight, like Justin did.

What are your dreams? Do you never say never?

Examples

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“Becoming a famous actress is hard, but you have a lot of talent. Never say never.”

“I’m sure you’ll find a girlfriend soon. Never say never. “

“I’ll never say never about becoming a chef. I’m sure that if I keep working hard, I’ll get there.”

Winners

1. Winners - See who guessed the slang definition correctly.

guobao207
by guobao207
554303435 NEVER GIVE UP
by 554303435
banjiraiya never be hopeless
by banjiraiya
silence! its mean nothing impossible and every thing will happen. future is uncertain.
by silence!
never say necer means to believe that something very unlikely will happen
by monacovalentina
never give up on ur dreams or something or wish .... cuz if u believe in something nothing's impossible ...so never say never
by spacedragon
I think it means try and try and don't stop when you confront with obstacles
by sepideh_saied
VadimATP Never give up! Keep going towards your dream and never say "I won't achieve my goal"
by VadimATP
don't quit
by Bitten by an Arab bug
sofree Everything is possible.
by sofree

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sj1

sj1

Pakistan

well i wud say datt..

we should never give up..believe in our self..try our best..nd we willl be able t0 fulfill our dreams 

05:18 PM Mar 05 2011 |

kikii144

kikii144

Latvia

Never stop fighting about yous dreams. Hard work leads to success.

02:53 PM Mar 05 2011 |

tadaei

tadaei

Iran, Islamic Republic Of

never give up !

11:37 AM Mar 05 2011 |

amandalu

amandalu

China

 never give up, my dream will be come true.

11:08 AM Mar 05 2011 |

coolest ^_*

United Arab Emirates

I can do it !! =]

10:01 PM Mar 03 2011 |

andrespretty2

Colombia

Yes, we should have in mind all our dreams, and always to fight for them, never say never will be my favourite slang now.

08:08 PM Mar 03 2011 |

Sir_pouria_H

Iran, Islamic Republic Of

Pigs might fly.

If you want you can do every thing.

07:47 PM Mar 03 2011 |

nekgkb

nekgkb

Saudi Arabia

i agree never  give up

04:35 PM Mar 03 2011 |

dpogit91

dpogit91

Viet Nam

Honestly speaking, I don't like him. Sorry to whom are fans of him. I totally respect ur personal hobby. I used to feel normal with him, previously. I didn't find him special that didnt mean I hate him.

However, he behaved as a superstar after some first success. Gosh, it makes me revolted.   

03:10 PM Mar 03 2011 |

Aurora das Virgens

Brazil

After fighting this life a lot, I found out that the impossible is just fisicaly impossible. And considering that what is material is also trasitory,the impossible uses to turn into possible. So we have just to go on fighting and learning…

02:08 PM Mar 03 2011 |

hallicious

hallicious

Algeria

iam a dreamer, and i believe that one day my dreams will become true .

01:38 PM Mar 03 2011 |

wenyuyan

wenyuyan

China

justin bieber  你懂的,敏敏

12:07 PM Mar 03 2011 |

Zaccarias

Zaccarias

Brazil

The success is preceded for effort. A Brazilian preacher told on his speech: You have the size of your dream! Without your dream, you are so small.
So, you should dream, seek, believe, because "Everything is possible for him who believes".
May God Bless you all.

11:44 AM Mar 03 2011 |

tony.yy

tony.yy

China

Never say never,I get it.

09:30 AM Mar 03 2011 |

deroz

deroz

Egypt

yeh never say never and never say impossible :) 

always says i can do it  

09:05 AM Mar 03 2011 |

dearpesar

dearpesar

Iran, Islamic Republic Of

it's easy to say "never say never" literally; but in action few people can

09:02 AM Mar 03 2011 |

shadow of willow

Turkey

Never say never. You don't lose your hopes anytime and go ahead struggle for it. On the other hand, you don't say "never" about future because ,one day,  you can need to do what you will never do. NEVER SAY NEVER  and just try to understand.

08:40 AM Mar 03 2011 |

fofodream

fofodream

Syrian Arab Republic

there is nothing better than learning that you can do something you thought you couldn't

07:16 AM Mar 03 2011 |

fofodream

fofodream

Syrian Arab Republic

(don't stop beleiving ) it is my favourite saying

07:09 AM Mar 03 2011 |

sofree

sofree

China

This is interesting. Never say never in Chinese means more like don't be too absolute…

05:34 AM Mar 03 2011 |

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