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#1. Tears are sometimes an inappropriate response to death. When a life has been lived completely honestly, completely successfully, or just completely, the correct response to death's perfect punctuation mark is a smile. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#2. It's very hard to imagine the phrase 'consumer society' used so cheerfully, and interpreted so enthusiastically, in England. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#3. I know that Brighton is famously a mixture of the seedy and the elegant, but in the summer of 2001 seediness swamped elegance hands down. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#4. Blakes Hotel in South Kensington was a particular favourite of mine during what I affectionately think of as my Restless Years. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#5. No one knows 'men' as such, any more than anyone knows 'women,' and if they do generalise they're probably trying to hide their own ignorance. You might know one 'man,' yes, or even lots of individual 'men'. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#6. The Feminist Me says that a woman's right to her own body should be inviolate at all times, free from fear of peeping paps. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#7. One of the few ways in which I feel I've actually matured is that as I've grown older I do find the concept of 'men' mystifying, whereas when I was a feisty young thing I was forever saying 'The most fun part of being a feminist is frightening men!' - Author: Julie Burchill
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#8. As I get older I think, contrary to modern assumption but in line with the old Lerner and Lowe song, that it would actually benefit both them and society if - to quote Professor Higgins - a woman could be more like a man. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#9. What men don't want, in fact what anyone who's any sort of thrill-seeking, intelligent adult doesn't want, is some crushing bore describing their emotions in real time every waking hour. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#10. I feel I'm trying to get this really crap car going, and it just keeps stalling on me. And then other times I feel like my life's a train thundering toward me, and I'm in a car stuck on the crossroads and can't get out. Isn't it great being young! - Author: Julie Burchill
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#11. When I moved to Brighton from London in 1995, I was struck by what I thought of as its townliness. A town, it seemed to me, was that perfect place to live, neither city nor country, both of which like to think they are light years apart but actually have a great deal in common. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#12. Graham Greene famously said that all writers need a chip of ice in their heart; Cusk can come across as the most beautiful ice palace of stalactites and stalagmites, and some people find her company, albeit by proxy, about as inviting as a long weekend in a walk-in frigidaire. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#13. As I have got older, I have found myself making friends with the ease and swiftness that other people pick up fuzzballs on their jumpers. And I believe it is probably my lack of longing for 'The One' that makes me so popular. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#14. It's received wisdom that the English are uniquely child-unfriendly. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#15. My dad didn't drive - the only dad I knew who didn't. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#16. Fame is no sanctuary from the passing of youth ... suicide is much easier and more acceptable in Hollywood than growing old gracefully. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#17. A woman who looks like a girl and thinks like a man is the best sort, the most enjoyable to be and the most pleasurable to have and to hold. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#18. I have always voted Labour and I always will. I have got to have one stupid, bovine part of me and that's the part that votes Labour. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#19. May I just single out for salutations, on the 'anti-war' side: Pop Stars For Appeasement, Dancers Against Democracy, Actors For Apathy, Fashionistas For Fascism and Jugglers For Genocide. All of them united under that flaccid flag of convenience, Show-Offs For Saddam. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#20. A cynic should never marry an idealist. For the cynic, marriage represents the welcome end of romantic life, with all its agony and ecstasy. But for the idealist, it is only the beginning. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#21. A therapist might suggest my generosity is a way of buying affection. But buying people's love has never been an issue for me. Generally speaking, I don't want their love. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#22. Big women do themselves a disservice when they attempt to become the Righteous Fat (the Righteous Thin are bad enough, all that running around and sweating, somehow believing it means anything). - Author: Julie Burchill
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#23. These women whose antics we smirk at good-naturedly in the pap-traps put themselves out there at least partly on their beauty; they are in showbiz, and showing what they've got is part of their business as much as it is for male show-ponies from the Chippendales to George Clooney. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#24. I just have a real problem with people who seek to portray fatness or thinness as moral concepts. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#25. Having 'best friends' is - at least for me - as outdated and small-minded a concept as the idea of 'Sunday best clothes.' - Author: Julie Burchill
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#26. Rachel Cusk's books are like pop-up volumes for grown-ups, the prose springing out of the page to bop you neatly between the eyes with its insights. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#27. Here in Barcelona, it's the architects who built the buildings that made the city iconic who are the objects of admiration - not a bunch of half-witted monarchs. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#28. Youth, health, wealth and beauty are meant to be fuel, to be burned in pursuit of pleasure, and not fruit to be pickled in anticipation of some future famine. (Hang on a minute and I'll get my sequins out and give you a quick rendition of 'My Way') - Author: Julie Burchill
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#29. The allegedly 'classy' magazines often seem to be in an endless, undeclared competition to see who can climb furthest up the fundament of Gwyneth Paltrow or Jennifer Lopez. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#30. Hooliganism incarnate, a walking, talking, screaming, squawking metaphor for What's Wrong With Young People Today. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#31. Being a monarchist - saying that one small group is born more worthy of respect than another - is just as warped and strange as being a racist. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#32. Gluttony and idleness are two of life's great joys, but they are not honourable. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#33. It has been said that a pretty face is a passport. But it's not, it's a visa, and it runs out fast. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#34. Mind you, I've always been a very off-message type of fat broad; one who gladly admits she reached the size she is now solely through lack of discipline and love of pleasure, and who rather despises people (except those with proven medical conditions) who pretend that it is generally otherwise. - Author: Julie Burchill
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