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Top 29 Britannica Quotes

#1. Only once did McMurdo see him, a sly, little gray-haired rat of a man, with a slinking gait and a sidelong glance which was charged with malice. - Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
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#2. The world isn't as supposed as the world is supposed to be. - Author: Arunabh Das
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#3. People think I'm crazy because I travel too much, but I haven't been doing any of that lately because I got a little sick this year and I've tried to take care of it. - Author: Lee Hazlewood
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#4. Photography has every right and every merit to claim our attention as the art of our age. - Author: Alexander Rodchenko
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#5. There is enough information capacity in a single human cell to store the Encyclopedia Britannica, all 30 volumes of it, three or four times over. - Author: Richard Dawkins
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#6. The law of attraction which holds good for the heavenly bodies also holds good for the smallest particles. - Author: Swami Vivekananda
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#7. When I was about ten my favourite article in the huge and mouldering Encyclopedia Britannica we owned (the ninth edition) was the one on Lycanthropy. (Yes, I had a favourite 1890s Britannica article when I was ten. I am now aware this is not entirely usual.) - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#8. He looks as though he's been weaned on a pickle. - Author: Alice Roosevelt Longworth
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#9. Having nothing else to do or think about, he began to work out theoretically the life cycle of the bugs, and, with the aid of the Britannica, try to determine specifically which bugs they were. - Author: Philip K. Dick
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#10. Although we have our compendia of flora, fauna, birds, reptiles and insects, we lack a Terra Britannica, as it were: a gathering of terms for the land and its specificities - Author: Robert Macfarlane
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#11. Who's Britannica to tell me that the Panama Canal was built in 1914? If I want to say that it was built in 1941, that's my right as an American. - Author: Stephen Colbert
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#12. We each need to make peace with our own memories. We have all done things that make us flinch. - Author: Surya Das
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#13. Alf Todd," said Ukridge, soaring to an impressive burst of imagery, "has about as much chance as a one-armed blind man in a dark room trying to shove a pound of melted butter into a wild cat's left ear with a red-hot needle. - Author: P.G. Wodehouse
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#14. It is one thing to speak of embracing the new, the fresh, the strange. It is another to feel that one is an insect, crawling across a page of the Encyclopedia Britannica, knowing only that something vast is passing by beneath, all without your sensing more than a yawning vacancy. - Author: Gregory Benford
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#15. The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena, it will make more progress in one decade than in all the previous centuries of its existence. - Author: Nikola Tesla
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#16. If you look up 'Intelligence' in the new volumes of the Encyclopeadia Britannica, you'll find it classified under the following three heads: Intelligence, Human; Intelligence, Animal; Intelligence, Military. My stepfather's a perfect specimen of Intelligence, Military. - Author: Aldous Huxley
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#17. The family was serious about education; after dinner, Fred was known to issue volumes of the Encyclopaedia Britannica to his children and guests for a little light reading. - Author: Mungo MacCallum
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#18. The time appears to me to have come when it is the duty of all to make their dissent from religion known. - Author: John Stuart Mill
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#19. Encyclopedias are finished. All encyclopedias combined, including the redoubtable Britannica, have already been surpassed by the exercise in groupthink known as Wikipedia. - Author: James Gleick
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#20. Reading Encyclopaedia Britannica is like channel surfing on a very highbrow cable system. - Author: A. J. Jacobs
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#21. Doing research on the Web is like using a library assembled piecemeal by pack rats and vandalized nightly. - Author: Roger Ebert
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#22. In The Pickwick Papers, a man is said to have read up in the Britannica on Chinese metaphysics. There was, however, no such article: He read for metaphysics under the letter M, and for China under the letter C, and combined his information. - Author: James Gleick
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#23. Can life be defined? Well, how would you go about it? Well, of course, you'd go to Encyclopedia Britannica and open at L. No, of course you don't do that; you put it somewhere in Google. And then you might get something. - Author: Chris Adami
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#24. I'm not going anywhere, not without Chloe.
Derek - Author: Kelley Armstrong
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#25. Two aged men, that had been foes for life, Met by a grave, and wept - and in those tears They washed away the memory of their strife; Then wept again the loss of all those years. - Author: Jean Paul
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#26. He has broken the conventions, but he has kept the commandments. It - Author: G.K. Chesterton
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#27. My heart rebels against any foreigner imposing on my country the peace which is here called Pax-Britannica. - Author: Mahatma Gandhi
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#28. The Encyclopedia Britannica, 15th edition, devotes 20,000 words to the person of Jesus Christ and never once hints that He didn't exist. - Author: John Ankerberg
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#29. Any conversation I have about innovation starts with the ultimate goal. - Author: Sergey Brin
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