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#1. I could not conjure up one melancholy fancy upon a mutton chop and a glass of champagne. - Author: Jerome K. Jerome
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#2. A good marriage drags a long tail of memory behind it. A single word or gesture, a tone of voice can conjure up so many remembrances. - Author: William Landay
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#3. I think time is elastic. There are moments in my life that are many, many years ago and yet I can conjure them as though it's a second ago. And there are other things that happened maybe last week that seem like ages ago. - Author: Keith Carradine
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#4. The desire of God's heart is immeasurably larger than our imaginations can conjure. - Author: Greg Boyle
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#5. Nothing is more memorable than a smell. One scent can be unexpected, momentary and fleeting, yet conjure up a childhood summer beside a lake in the mountains. - Author: Diane Ackerman
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#6. Strygalldwir is my name. Conjure with it and I will eat your heart and liver."
"Conjure with it? I can't even pronounce it, and my cirrhosis would give you indigestion. - Author: Roger Zelazny
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#7. Bringing a direct connection between ENTER. and MINUS, Maceo Plex delivers his CONJURE TWO EP that represents both the stripped down sound of MINUS and the atmosphere of ENTER.Ibiza! - Author: Richie Hawtin
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#8. Lovers often invest their first meetings with retrospective significance, as if to try to conjure the elements of the numinous out of the stubborn witness of the everyday. - Author: Christopher Hitchens
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#9. Well. You have a secret from me," he said in the end. "No, don't turn away from me. Did you think I would try to press or conjure it out of you? Never that. Friends must be free. My tormenting you to find it would build a worse barrier between us than your hiding it. - Author: C.S. Lewis
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#10. It's not that they're small, the fair folk. Especially not the queen of them all, Mab of the flashing eyes and the slow smile with lips that can conjure your heart under the hills for a hundred years. It's not that they're small. It's that we're so far away. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#11. My reverie jumps me into the middle of the period and I conjure the giant, unforgettable figure of Douglas Adams, sadly absent from the feast. - Author: Richard Dawkins
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#12. If you can imagine a thing, conjure it up in space then you can make it ... The universe is real but you can't see it. You have to imagine it. Then you can be realistic about reproducing it. - Author: Alexander Calder
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#13. For many of the world's conflicts, it is difficult even to conjure up a feasible settlement. - Author: Noam Chomsky
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#14. Lord, if Thou knowest that I shall find, on leaving the house, even through obedience, an occasion of offending Thee, I conjure Thee to take away my life here, where Thou are really present, for Thou solely art my life, and I prefer a thousand deaths to causing Thee the slightest displeasure. - Author: Alphonsus Rodriguez
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#15. You're not worth the salt in my tears or the brain power it would take me to even conjure your face. (Aiden) - Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon
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#16. As long as we can conjure, who needs anything else? As long as we can agree on the magical lie and be happy, what more is there to ask for?
"I loved you from that moment on," I say.
"I loved you from that moment on," you agree. - Author: David Levithan
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#17. It's what people do. They believe. And when they will not take responsibilities for their beliefs; they conjure things, and do not trust the conjurations. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#18. Sweetheart, you couldn't conjure me if you tried. - Author: Delilah S. Dawson
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#19. By all that is sacred in our hope for the human race, I conjure those who love happiness and truth to give a fair trial to the vegetable system! - Author: Percy Bysshe Shelley
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#20. Pain was a difficult concept to conjure in memory, Hoop had said. Like tasting the best cake ever. Such thoughts only really meant anything when the tasting-or the pain- was happening. - Author: Tim Lebbon
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#21. It's so much harder than it looks - to conjure a fictional world that some passing wolf of skepticism can't just blow down in one breath. - Author: William Finnegan
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#22. How shall we ever make the world intelligent of our movement? I do not think that the answer lies in trying to render feminism easy, popular, and instantly gratifying. To conjure with the passive culture and adapt to its rules is to degrade and deny the fullness of our meaning and intention. - Author: Adrienne Rich
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#23. The truth is that you do forget people. When you conjure them up, long after they have gone, you can't recall the essence of them, just the outline. - Author: Helen Humphreys
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#24. Poor, ill-advised Roderich! What evil power did you conjure up to poison in its first youth the race you thought to have planted for eternity? - Author: E.T.A. Hoffmann
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#25. There's a magical part of it (writing obituaries), too, which is you're trying to breathe life back into someone who has just died. You're trying to conjure them up. - Author: Marilyn Johnson
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#26. Courage isn't something you can conjure, it's either in you or it's not. - Author: Vikki Wakefield
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#27. When he is away from her, he tries to conjure up her face. He closes his eyes, but the magic eludes him. When they are together he watches, learning her features, her gestures. Still, afterwards, he cannot make it happen. It is as though when she does she takes everything of herself with her. - Author: Aminatta Forna
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#28. Abstraction, n.
Love is one kind of abstraction. And then there are those nights when I sleep alone, when I curl into a pillow that isn't you, when I hear the tiptoe sounds that aren't yours. It's not as if I can conjure you up completely. I must embrace the idea of you instead. - Author: David Levithan
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#29. I offer images-I conjure memories of freedom that can still be reached-like the Doors, right? But we can only open the doors-we can't drag people through. - Author: Jim Morrison
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#30. Evolutionary biologists tell us we have a "negativity bias" that makes our brains remember negative events more strongly than positive ones. So when we're feeling lost or discouraged, it can be very hard to conjure up memories and feelings of happiness and ease. - Author: Sharon Salzberg
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#31. He was from a fantasy where fairies and pixies danced through the woods and slept in dewy beds of twigs and petals. He was a creature unlike anything poets or philosophers could conjure up. He was born from alchemy, created by twisting storm clouds and rays of sunshine together. - Author: Nash Summers
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#32. I prepare to conjure a personality. - Author: Leisa Rayven
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#33. Painting is a magical process that I like, where you conjure something out of nothing; you get a little idea that leads you through ... You can go into a trance while you're doing it, so it's a nice contrast to real life. - Author: Paul McCartney
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#34. A studio allows me more freedom. You can create your own sort of reality which is actually more exciting than shooting on location. You can conjure up a complete atmosphere of escapism for the public. - Author: Ken Adam
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#35. The camera has an uncanny ability to capture the world as it is, to seize events as they happen, and also to conjure visions of the future. But by the time the image reaches the eyes of the viewer, it belongs to the past, taking on the status of something retrieved. - Author: A.O. Scott
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#36. Getting older, I realize I've had a very fortunate life. I've had a budget that's allowed me to do just about any silly little thing the mind could conjure up, and I'm still alive and here. - Author: Rick Danko
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#37. But trying to conjure my mother was like trying to hum a song I'd never heard. - Author: Nadia Hashimi
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#38. To be a highflier and a name to conjure with, you must decide your dimension, plan your path, master the moment, focus on the future, determine your degree, push your persistence and lead
your life. - Author: Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
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#39. It is foolish to conjure up woe where none exists. - Author: Christopher Paolini
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#40. There are places I cannot visit. Places of unbearable sadness, grief, mourning. They say places are made by people. I say places are defined by the memories they conjure - the lunge of a curse, a shared and shattered history, a loved one drowned and lost in the ocean of forgetting. - Author: Psyche Roxas-Mendoza
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#41. Light and air - what means wherewith to conjure up illusions and deceive the senses! - Author: John C. Van Dyke
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#42. Arenas always conjure up grandeur, but an arena is any moment when or place where we have risked showing up and being seen. - Author: Brene Brown
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#43. This was the power of the story weaver, Nell realized. An ability to conjure color so that all else seemed to fade. - Author: Kate Morton
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#44. We must be willing to encounter darkness and despair when they come up and face them, over and over again if need be, without running away or numbing ourselves in the thousands of ways we conjure up to avoid the unavoidable. - Author: Jon Kabat-Zinn
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#45. As a child, I felt that Hallowe'en was a time when creatures of the night suddenly came to life - we would turn off all the lights in the house and let flickering candlelight conjure up scary shadows and create the effect of imaginary figures lurking in dark corners. - Author: Pippa Middleton
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#46. There are those who, while reading a book, recall, compare, conjure up emotions from other, previous readings < ... > This is one of the most delicate forms of adultery. - Author: Alberto Manguel
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#47. The disciples have lost their beloved teacher and when he returns to console them, he reminds them that he has already given them, in the shared breaking of bread, a way to conjure his presence among them again and again. - Author: Kate Cooper
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#48. The Irish Republic must be made a word to conjure with - a rallying point for the disaffected, a haven for the oppressed, a point of departure for the socialist, enthusiastic in the cause of human freedom. - Author: James Connolly
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#49. I have had to work long and hard to eradicate the dangerous delusion that, in a bad position, I could always, or nearly always, conjure up some unexpected combination to extricate me from my difficulties. - Author: Alexander Alekhine
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#50. One trick, known as the journey method or 'memory palace,' is to conjure up a familiar space in the mind's eye, and then populate it with images of whatever it is you want to remember. - Author: Joshua Foer
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#51. And all of us with our closed eyes smelled the frangipani blossoms in the big rectangles of open wall, flowers so sweet they conjure up sin or heaven, depending on which way you are headed. - Author: Barbara Kingsolver
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#52. We can learn only in the expectation of life. Europe is too preoccupied with its destruction to concern itself with such things. A condemned man is interested only in himself, the passage of hours and such intimations of immortality as he can conjure from the recesses of his mind. - Author: Eric Ambler
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#53. The music had the ability to conjure images in my head and help me drown out the tension and noise I was trying to avoid at my house. - Author: Duff McKagan
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#54. Writing is draining. Every word is like lifting a stone and levering it into place. Your head aches, your muscles ache and every word you conjure up is heavier than the last one. - Author: Chloe Thurlow
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#55. Bassist Steve Uccello's Symmetria is filled with cool and unique sounds, textures, and musical ideas, evoking an imagined atmosphere of open spaces influenced by Ry Cooder's desert dusty roads as much as anything a bassist could conjure up. It fits a mellow, contemplative mood perfectly. - Author: Bryan Beller
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#56. The gap between most people's capacity to conjure beauty from scratch and to merely recognize it when they see it is the width of the Atlantic Ocean. - Author: Lionel Shriver
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#57. As an artist, where do you conjure these concepts? They come through you instead of through cognitive thought. - Author: Nick Littlemore
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#58. There is a spirit in all music, the spirit has the ability to conjure up thoughts even pictures of something that happened or you wished would happen or you anticipate happening. Music has the ability to create ideas in you and me. It has the ability to encourage us to be creative. - Author: Maya Angelou
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#59. Tizzie, count the number of fucks I give on my fingers. Oh, I managed to conjure one just for you. - Author: Kurtis J. Wiebe
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#60. In a weird way, riffing on genres is kind of a reaction to formula. When you watch so much of the programmers and the films that you just think you've seen before, it's kind of going back to the well in terms of trying to conjure up the spirit of what made you excited about films in the first place. - Author: Edgar Wright
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#61. Every time I conjure up a rock, I throw it. - Author: Alice Walker
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#62. Music is very nebulous, and you can conjure up a lot of moods with music. But lyrics - they're a lot more tangible. They're much more specific. And you want to say something meaningful and creative and artistic and that tells a story and that takes people someplace else. - Author: Sarah McLachlan
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#63. I speculate over some of the Anglo nomenclature of birds: Wilson's snipe, Forster's tern ... : What natural images do these names conjure up in our minds? What integrity do we give back to the birds with our labels. - Author: Terry Tempest Williams
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#64. Let's stop trying to conjure up God (by which, let's be honest, we're often just trying to conjure up our emotions), and let us marvel and enjoy that he cannot be conjured. - Author: Jared C. Wilson
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#65. There's more magic in a baby's first giggle than in any firestorm a wizard can conjure up, and don't let anyone tell you any different. - Author: Jim Butcher
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#66. Sound gives life to our words just as well as the images they conjure up and the sound is there, whether or not we read them aloud. - Author: A.A. Patawaran
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#67. What is reality? Is it not merely a term for the philosopher to conjure with, behind which he may craftily conceal his ignorance? - Author: John Grier Hibben
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#68. Drunks conjure an endless drama from their bottles. - Author: Mason Cooley
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#69. To would-be writers..........don't worry about imagination, real-life and human nature will provide you with more shocks and surprises than you could ever conjure in your head. Just look around and observe. - Author: Oliver E. Cadam
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#70. A self-made man - not of woman born but alchemized, through sheer force of will, by the man himself. This is what I want to be. I want to be a self-made woman. I want to conjure myself out of every sparkling, fast moving thing I can see. I want to be the creator of myself. I'm going to begat myself - Author: Caitlin Moran
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#71. Too much of what passes for design now is theater. It's one thing to be eccentric- and by the way, most eccentrics tend to be rather well-educated people - and quite another to be a faddist, by which I mean someone who tries to conjure a totally foreign aesthetic in a misplaced environment ... - Author: Albert Hadley
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#72. quietly practiced a street twang. I tried to conjure up all the female badasses I've seen in the movies - Author: Mara Jacobs
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#73. If opponents of all important truths do not exist, it is indispensable to imagine them, and supply them with the strongest arguments which the most skilful devil's advocate can conjure up. ' (Mill, 1859:37) - Author: Anonymous
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#74. Difficulty is a coin which the learned conjure with so as not to reveal the vanity of their studies and which human stupidity is keen to accept in payment - Author: Michel De Montaigne
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#75. My enemies can soar into the night like invisible demons, conjure wolf creatures from hell, and read minds. On our side is a god that can lead a man to a ferry! - Author: David Gemmell
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#76. Don't smile. The queen is going to come at you, and she's going to conjure up a ... machine gun, and your going to counter with a plastic straw. - Author: Brodi Ashton
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#77. As writers, we do our best to conjure a world so vivid that the reader can practically walk through it - but we're still only using words and relying on readers to do a lot of work of imagining. Providing pictures as well as words offers a whole new dimension to the experience of consuming a story. - Author: Sharon Shinn
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#78. I cannot conjure up an ounce of respect for Bill Clinton when it comes to the military. Every time I see him salute a Marine, it infuriates me. I don't think Bill Clinton cares one iota about what happens in a military unit. - Author: Jim Webb
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#79. If we are unfaithful to true self, we will extract a price from others. We will make promises we cannot keep, build houses from flimsy stuff, conjure dreams that devolve into nightmares, and other people will suffer - if we are unfaithful to true self. - Author: Parker J. Palmer
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#80. My parents were lured to America by the democracy here promised. In our family, freedom was a word to conjure by. Hoping for larger privileges for the growing family of children, they brought them to the New World, the world of many intellectual as well as material advantages. - Author: Jenkin Lloyd Jones
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#81. If when you hear a song by OK Go you conjure up thoughts of a gigantic Rube Goldberg device or treadmills or drones or perfectly executed dance routines, then you know that this is a band that is masterful at coming up with amazingly creative music videos. - Author: Rachel Martin
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#82. One can revise the rules, shift the goal posts, but to do so is just to conjure a chimera and mask it as a novum. - Author: Hal Duncan
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#83. Your eyes betray a sadness that only a worthy man can conjure, but never solve - Author: Taona Dumisani Chiveneko
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#84. When you say politics, you conjure a whole bunch of associations: elections, campaigning, debates, fundraising. None of this exists in Russia! We are still fighting not for election victories but for having elections at all. - Author: Garry Kasparov
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#85. Have at times tried to imagine the despair which leads to suicide, attempted to conjure up the slew and slop of darkness in which only death appears as a pinprick of light: - Author: Julian Barnes
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#86. In America, a metrical poem is likely to conjure up the idea of the sort of poet who wears ties and lunches at the faculty club. In Russia it suggests the moral force of an art practiced against the greatest personal odds, as a discipline, solitary and intense. - Author: Joseph Brodsky
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#87. But in vain she did conjure him, To depart her presence so, Having a thousand tongues t' allure him And but one to bid him go. When lips invite, And eyes delight, And cheeks as fresh as rose in June, Persuade delay,
What boots to say Forego me now, come to me soon. - Author: Walter Raleigh
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#88. Japanese things - laquers, netsuke, prints - conjure a picture of a place where sensations are always new, where art pours out of daily life, where everything exists in a dream of endless beautiful flow. - Author: Edmund De Waal
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#89. Photographs have always been the tar baby of censors and obscenity laws. Literature can certainly (if it's any good) conjure up the most pornographic imagination. But photographs dare to be real. No matter how contrived or constructed they are, there's that damn body staring you in the face. - Author: Susie Bright
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#90. People with menial jobs conjure up what Nietzsche calls a background world, forcing themselves to believe in an earthly or heavenly paradise. Their mental Eden is as seductive as their job is repugnant. - Author: Amelie Nothomb
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#91. I'm imagining the reader, whom I conjure as an aspiring artist much like my own younger, less grizzled self, to whom I hope to impart a little starch and inspiration and prime, a little, with some hard-knocks wisdom and a few tricks of the trade. - Author: Steven Pressfield
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#92. Surely it is a magical thing for a handful of words, artfully arranged, to stop time. To conjure a place, a person, a situation, in all its specificity and dimensions. To affect us and alter us, as profoundly as real people and things do. - Author: Jhumpa Lahiri
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#93. Magic won't save us. The power it would take to conjure on such a scale, the tithe would destroy us. The only hope ... is hope. You don't need tokens for it- it's in your heart or nowhere. And in your heart, child, it had been stronger than I have ever seen. - Author: Laini Taylor
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#94. I conjure you, my brethren, to remain faithful to earth, and do not believe those who speak unto you of super terrestrial hopes! Poisoners they are, whether they know it or not. - Author: Friedrich Nietzsche
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#95. I was sorry I'd scared them, but some lessons you ought to learn as soon as you can: never trust a woman once she's loved you. It's a spell whose breaking takes many tries; she'll think she's through, then call you back, conjure you up out of air. And at last, she'll do anything, just to be free. - Author: Katie Chase
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#96. the all too human need to conjure symbolic meaning from meaningless events. - Author: Steven Erikson
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#97. Freedom is based on the anarch's awareness that he can kill himself. He carries this awareness around; it accompanies him like a shadow that he can conjure up. A leap from this bridge will set me free. - Author: Ernst Junger
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#98. The real world has always been far more exciting and funny and dangerous to me than anything somebody could conjure up sitting in front of a computer. - Author: Tony Scott
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#99. If you close your eyes, you can conjure a world. - Author: David Levithan
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#100. Reaching 50, I've started to conjure up thoughts of my own mortality. - Author: John Elway
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