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#1. Skylar Nixon could be the one woman who was strong enough, sweet enough, forgiving enough to be with me. The thought was both terrifying and beautiful. - Author: Melanie Harlow
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#2. Hatred or happiness. Could I be happy? Did I even fucking deserve it? I knew the answer to that one but it didn't stop me wondering, and hoping. "It's - Author: D.H. Sidebottom
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#3. Life cannot have had a random beginning ... The trouble is that there are about 2000 enzymes, and the chance of obtaining them all in a random trial is only one part in 10^40,000, an outrageously small probability that could not be faced even if the whole universe consisted of organic soup. - Author: Fred Hoyle
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#4. One of my motivating forces has been to recreate the world I know into a world I wish I could be in. Hence my optimism and happy endings. - Author: Kristin Hunter
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#5. Philosophy's position with regard to science, which at one time could be designated with the name "theory of knowledge," has been undermined by the movement of philosophical thought itself. Philosophy was dislodged from this position by philosophy. - Author: Jurgen Habermas
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#6. The smell made it really hard to be friends with you."
"Probably why we stuck together. No one else could handle my stink or your attitude. - Author: Victoria Aveyard
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#7. Even the disciples, who at times could be dense as bricks, realized that the true neighbor was the one who showed mercy to a stranger. - Author: Scott Russell Sanders
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#8. No-one will ever have golf under his thumb. No round ever will be so good it could not have been better. Perhaps this is why golf is the greatest of games. You are not playing a human adversary; you a playing a game. You are playing old man par. - Author: Bobby Jones
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#9. It had to be U. U. was the only town I could still bear, the one spot in the atlas I'd already absorbed head-on. When you take too many of your critical hits in one place, that place can no longer hurt you. - Author: Richard Powers
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#10. You'd be lucky to get tortured to death in one of my films. It's the best thing that could happen to your career. But I'm very aware that as soon as you put women in this situation, all of a sudden people are like: "Wow, well wait a second!" Immediately, people become very sensitive to it. - Author: Eli Roth
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#11. Son, you can do more good at Yamacraw than you could ever do in the Peace Corps. And you would be helping Americans, Pat. And I, for one, think it's very important to help Americans. - Author: Pat Conroy
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#12. From the instant of our first meeting I judged him so, though it could be said that I was prejudiced. When one is standing naked on a slave-auction block in a wind cold enough to freeze a demon's backside, one is unlikely to have a fair impression of anyone. - Author: Carol Berg
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#13. The missing crowds make you lonely. You begin to complain about all the people you could be meeting. But no one listens or sympathizes with you, because this is precisely what you chose when you were alive. - Author: David Eagleman
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#14. I will never be a stupid girl ... and neither should you. Today, charting your own course isn't just more necessary than ever before ... it's also much easier
and much more fun. A good education is one of the greatest gifts you could ever give yourself. - Author: Pink
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#15. I would have looked away, should have, but I had never seen a green one. A weaker man might have plucked out his own eyes, but being a philosopher, I knew the sight could never be unseen, so I persevered. - Author: Christopher Moore
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#16. The crying need today is not for more laws, but for fewer. The world must be saved from its saviors. If the friends of liberty and law could have only one slogan it should be: Stop the remedies! - Author: Henry Hazlitt
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#17. There could not have been a lovelier sight; but there was none to see it except a little boy who was staring in at the window. He had ecstasies innumerable that other children can never know; but he was looking through the window at the one joy from which he must be for ever barred. - Author: J.M. Barrie
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#18. He realized what a fool he had been. There could be no tolerating of evil. One stamped it out or the evil grew worse. - Author: Louis L'Amour
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#19. How was it that the one man who could take their company down appeared to be the only one who believed in her? - Author: Miranda Liasson
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#20. You say she loves him? No one but a coward would be defrauded of the woman he loved and who loved him. Ah, if I had once felt Madeleine's hand tremble in mine, if her rosy lips had pressed a kiss upon my brow, the whole world could not take her from me. - Author: Emile Gaboriau
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#21. Every single person has at least one secret that would break your heart. If we could just remember this, I think there would be a lot more compassion and tolerance in the world. - Author: Frank Warren
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#22. True, it would not be a new venture for him. But need it be? Could one possibly accuse him of nostalgia or idleness, of wasting his time simply because he had read the story two or three times before? - Author: Amor Towles
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#23. One of the things I took from my wartime experiences was that reality was a stage set ... the comfortable day-to-day life, school, the home where one lives and all the rest of it ... could be dismantled overnight. - Author: J.G. Ballard
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#24. By the sole fact of his entering into 'Thought,' man represents something entirely singular and absolutely unique in the field of our experience. On a single planet, there could not be more than one centre of emergence for reflexion. - Author: Pierre Teilhard De Chardin
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#25. Henceforth, people became obsessed with the idea that machines and engines could be used to convert one type of energy into another. - Author: Yuval Noah Harari
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#26. Because you make a world that didn't exist before, and you can go into that world deeper and deeper. It's unbounded out there. One film takes you into one area, another film takes you into another area. There could be trillions, zillions of worlds that exist in the big space. - Author: David Lynch
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#27. For forty years I have been married to one of the greatest women the world has ever produced. All I could produce - small as it may be - was love and loyalty. - Author: Denis Thatcher
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#28. I started to work in television for three or four years, in 1954. There was one channel of television, black and white. But it could be entertaining and educational. During the evening they showed important plays, opera or Shakespeare's tragedies. - Author: Umberto Eco
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#29. [No one will be able to] deter the scientific mind from probing into the unknown any more than Canute could command the tides. - Author: Warren E. Burger
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#30. All I could really think was how much I wanted to sleep. How much I wanted to be in a different world other than the one I was in. - Author: Jennifer Brown
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#31. It distresses me deeply that ideas are not to be circulated freely in the USA if certain persons have their way. One of the things that was great about this country was that I could say anything and that everyone else could say anything and we would compare all possible ideas and arrive at opinions. - Author: Kurt Vonnegut
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#32. After all, is it not wondrous that we are allowed to be both witnesses and victims of the sepulchral pomp of wasting tissue? And one thing we know is real: horror. It is so real, in fact, that we cannot be sure it could not exist without us. - Author: Thomas Ligotti
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#33. Show me the man who would go to heaven alone if he could, and in that man I will show you one who will never be admitted into heaven. - Author: Owen Feltham
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#34. If I could only teach you one thing about the world, it would be to Appreciate and be as present as possible in every moment. Take everything in and try and learn from it. No matter how tangled things get, there is always a lesson to be learned in the untangling of those things. - Author: Bethany Brookbank
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#35. She was easy to look at and easy to be with most of the time, but she was in no sense of the word an easy person. She was afflicted with a restlessness of spirit he could not guess at, but he knew she was the one for him. - Author: Harper Lee
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#36. The men of the press, who despised their own profession, did not know why they were enjoying it today. One of them, a young man with years of notorious success behind him and a cynical look of twice his age, said suddenly, 'I know what I'd like to be: I wish I could be a man who covers news!' - Author: Ayn Rand
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#37. I resolved, then, deep in my soul never to let him go. I'd be the one never to leave him. I'd prove to him that some things could be for always- that we could be. - Author: Ann Aguirre
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#38. Still it made no sense to Pershing that one set of people could be in a cage, and the people outside couldn't see the bars. - Author: Isabel Wilkerson
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#39. The savagery of the picture strange and alluring, Frank smeared with blood and absolutely at ease. Barbarian, primitive, visceral; if Tony had been given to myth-making, he would have wondered if there could be any more frightening god than one who was simultaneously provider and destroyer. - Author: Aleksandr Voinov
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#40. One of the great virtues of Confucianism was its suppleness. Western political thought tended to be rather brittle; as soon as the state became corrupt, everything ceased to make sense. Confucianism always retained its equilibrium, like a cork that could float as well in spring water or raw sewage. - Author: Neal Stephenson
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#41. Of all the contracts I had signed, this was perhaps the only one that my father could never have imagined me signing, for it traded what should never be traded. It delivered me into the unknown and erased my father's name. I could not know that this was just the first of many erasures. - Author: Laila Lalami
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#42. And in fact, one of the central reasons why I never got involved with any drugs or anything is that I remember talking to people in maybe 1975 who saw Hendrix but couldn't remember it. I was like, 'How could that be?' - Author: Ian MacKaye
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#43. Possibility was not a bag or box that could be closed and sealed, it was a vast open chute which received everything, everything; one could not choose or direct or destroy the powerful flow of possibility. - Author: Janet Frame
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#44. Every time I write a song it feels like it could be the last one I do, or it always feels like a fluke. - Author: Courtney Barnett
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#45. If we all could be a true friend to someone, praying and encouraging one person somehow, that's a first step in being part of making the world a better place, - Author: Nick Vujicic
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#46. Since the baptismal rebirth takes place only with the one Bride of Christ, where could he be born who is not a son of the Church? - Author: Cyprian
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#47. The physical universe was a language with a perfectly ambiguous grammar. Every physical event was an utterance that could be parsed in two entirely different ways, one casual and the other teleological, both valid, neither one disqualifiable no matter how much context was available. - Author: Ted Chiang
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#48. One of the things I prize most about being a writer is its license - you could even say injunction - to be curious, to follow anything anywhere and see where it might take you, how it can transform you, whether in content or form. - Author: Gregory Allen Howard
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#49. Nothing could be more lonely and nothing more beautiful than the view at nightfall across the prairies to these huge hill masses, when the lengthening shadows had at last merged into one and the faint after-glow of the red sunset filled the west. - Author: Theodore Roosevelt
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#50. It could be anything, give a homeless guy a sandwich, help an old lady across the street like anything to make this world a better place. If everybody just did one good thing for another person like a selfless good deed just think about how much a better place this would be. - Author: Frank Iero
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#51. Therapy could be of tremendous benefit to "getting over" one's past if the therapy is focused on specific ways to stop submitting to the temptation to obsess. Many people with difficult histories carry these histories with them, burnishing the past with each retelling. - Author: Augusten Burroughs
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#52. Joy is not the opposite of suffering. If it were, a person practiced in joy could crowd out pain because one couldn't exist with the other. Instead, joy can actually be a companion to suffering. - Author: Edward T. Welch
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#53. The "master" would always be the one who could wait without anxiety; - Author: Hanif Kureishi
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#54. She was his; he was hers. The world could fall apart, and they'd still be one. - Author: Kathleen E. Woodiwiss
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#55. T's [King James Bible] subject is majesty, not tyranny, and it's political purpose was unifying and enfolding, to elide the kingliness of God with the godliness of kings, to make royal power and divine glory into one invisible garment which could be wrapped around the nation as a whole. - Author: Adam Nicolson
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#56. And yet how simple it is: in one day, in one hour everything could be arranged at once! The chief thing is to love others like yourself, that's the chief thing, and that's everything; nothing else is wanted - you will find out at once how to arrange it all. - Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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#57. I'm one of those people. I can be sold by the candy in life, and then it can be stripped away within a split second and I feel like I've seen too much. And that's the way, I've been like that most of my life, so I could never say I was there yet in any stretch of the imagination. - Author: Richard Ashcroft
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#58. I don't think I could live without hair, makeup and styling, let alone be the performer I am. I am a glamour girl through and through. I believe in the glamorous life and I live one. - Author: Lady Gaga
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#59. The Library was a dangerous place because of all the magical books, which was true enough, but what made it really one of the most dangerous places there could ever be was the simple fact that it was a library. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#60. Just to let you know, I talk in my sleep." He shifted on his bed and chucked something on the floor. It could only be one thing. "Also, I sleep naked. - Author: Chelsea M. Cameron
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#61. Well, whatever one thinks of the Roman Church, it is a worthy and powerful foe. I could accept that sort of conversion with grace. But I shall be very disappointed indeed if we lose him to the Presbyterians. - Author: Donna Tartt
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#62. Every one of my novels could be entitled The Unbearable Lightness of Being or The Joke or Laughable Loves; the titles are interchangeable, they reflect the small number of themes that obsess me, define me, and unfortunately, restrict me. Beyond these themes, I have nothing else to say or write. - Author: Milan Kundera
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#63. Dodie could often be seen at the club, clutching a white terry-cloth towel in one hand, her cigarette holder in the other, as she pedaled away on one of the club's stationary bikes. - Author: Lily Koppel
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#64. Because we all know one of the main factors of war is the element of surprise. And what could be more surprising than the First Batallion Transvestite Brigade? Airborne Wing. - Author: Eddie Izzard
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#65. And one of the reasons that I wrote the cook books was so that I could be at home more than being on the road. - Author: Trisha Yearwood
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#66. One of the most touching things my mother said to me was that if I ever wanted to come back to live in India, she would build me a home and go out and work hard so that I could be happy. - Author: Saroo Brierley
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#67. Considering the greater amounts of energy which can be collected and stored in suitable experimental form in capacitors, one could expect to deliver radiated energy for some time from them. - Author: Karl Ferdinand Braun
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#68. Why did you act in this way, you pitiable ones? Make a bow of repentance, recognize your fault, be sorry for your nakedness. Neither one of them could blame himself, neither of them had the least bit of humility. - Author: Dorotheus Of Gaza
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#69. One may discover a new side to his most intimate friend when for the first time he hears him speak in public. He will be stranger to him as he is more familiar to the audience. The longest intimacy could not foretell how he would behave then - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#70. There was always one. Every village seemed to have one young woman who believed her beauty could somehow magically protect her from a monster. Somehow, they would be special enough to tame the Beast.
They were always wrong. - Author: Kerrelyn Sparks
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#71. This is the nature of love." Vashet said. "To attempt to describe it will drive a woman mad. This is what keeps poets scribbling endlessly away. If one could pin it to paper all complete, the others would lay down their pens. But it cannot be done. - Author: Patrick Rothfuss
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#72. For me, I love food. It's my greatest pleasure and also the thing that could ruin you as well. It's one of those things where, if you're not thoughtful about it, it could be unhealthy. But if there's a mindfulness about it; it actually is a wonderful tool of emotional expression. - Author: Jon Favreau
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#73. The next president of the United States needs to figure one thing out quickly - how to be commander in chief. And I think I could do that. - Author: Lindsey Graham
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#74. Drying up in conversation, You will be the one who cannot talk, All your insides fall to pieces, You just sit there wishing you could still make love. - Author: Thom Yorke
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#75. If I could eat only one thing for the rest of my life, it would be rhubarb fool, which I make with ginger and a hint of elderflower cordial. - Author: Sebastian Faulks
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#76. She was making a conscious effort to take with her all the best things about the world she wanted to leave, just in case memories could be car-ried in one's pockets and used to plot out the course of whatever it was that came next - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#77. That useful alterations will be suggested by experience, could not but be foreseen ... It moreover equally enables the general and state governments to originate the amendment of errors as they may be pointed out by the experience on one side or on the other. - Author: James Madison
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#78. There's always been violence in movies, and there will always be violence in movies. Whether it lends to the one psychotic that's out there, thinking the worst thoughts you could possibly thing, is always going to be a mystery. - Author: Josh Brolin
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#79. You let Mal come back for me. After you gave me your vow."
"He broke away," said Tamar.
I lifted a brow. The day Mal could break Tolya's hold was indeed a day of miracles.
Tolya hung his head and heaved his huge shoulders. "Forgive me," he said. "I couldn't be the one to keep him from you. - Author: Leigh Bardugo
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#80. A different vision of ethics is that of a collection of resources people can use to act better. The resources might be firm rules that could always be relied on. Or they might be ideals that could often be followed without thinking but that sometimes conflicted with one another. - Author: Philip Kitcher
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#81. This beautiful image is to my mind the one that women could hold before their eyes. This is an end toward which we could strive - to be the still axis within the revolving wheel of relationships, obligations and activities. - Author: Anne Morrow Lindbergh
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#82. One must simply take the days of their lives as they happen. If you spend time worrying over what is to come, which may or may not happen, then you will only be wasting precious days you will wish in the future you could have cherished a bit longer. - Author: R.J. Gonzales
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#83. Moist realized that there had to be an explanation for this, but the only one he could think of now was: It's strange. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#84. The eurozone status quo is neither tolerable nor stable. Mainstream economists would call it an inferior equilibrium; I call it a nightmare - one that is inflicting tremendous pain and suffering that could be easily avoided if the misconceptions and taboos that sustain it were dispelled. - Author: George Soros
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#85. If I could get the ear of every young man but for one word, it would be this: make the most and best of yourself. There is no tragedy like a wasted life
a life failing of its true end, and turned to a false end. - Author: Thornton T. Munger
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#86. Two persons have been elected to the offices of President and Vice-President exclusively by the people of ONE SECTION of the country ... A clearer case of foreign domination could not well be presented. - Author: John Willis Ellis
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#87. You appear in the Novelletten in every possible circumstance, in every irresistible form ... They could only be written by one who knows such eyes as yours and has touched such lips as yours. - Author: Clara Schumann
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#88. I'm one Pia Zadora, the same way all the time. That's why I'm happy. It took me a long time to get to the point where could be myself all the time. - Author: Pia Zadora
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#89. I do play all the characters, when I write them, one after another. If they actually had to film me, the only one I could play would be Samwell Tarly or Hot Pie. - Author: George R R Martin
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#90. The Baron could see the path ahead of him. One day, a Harkonnen would be Emperor. Not himself, and no spawn of his loins. But a Harkonnen. Not this Rabban he'd summoned, of course. But - Author: Frank Herbert
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#91. Couldn't one go right away, to the far ends of the earth, and be free from it all?
One could not. The far ends of the earth are not five minutes from Charing Cross. nowadays. While the wireless is active, there are no far ends of the earth. - Author: D.H. Lawrence
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#92. They were all too tightly bound together, men and women, creatures wild and tame, flowers, fruits and leaves, to ask that any one be spared. As long as the whole continued, the earth could go about its business. - Author: Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
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#93. For all men being originally equals, no one by birth could have the right to set up his own family in perpetual preference to all others forever, and tho' himself might deserve some decent degree of honours of his cotemporaries, yet his descendants might be far too unworthy to inherit them. - Author: Thomas Paine
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#94. No one could be the way I remember my father. - Author: Mason Cooley
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#95. Chyna's dumb ass messed up by trying to run Blaize over. How could she be so stupid to think that no one would see the plates? - Author: Myiesha
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#96. If one could only teach the English how to talk, and the Irish how to listen, society here would be quite civilized. - Author: Oscar Wilde
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#97. Blessed be His name that He has arranged that one Person of the Sacred Trinity should undertake this office of Comforter, for no man could ever perform its duties. We might as well hope to be the Savior as to be the Comforter of the heartbroken! - Author: Charles Haddon Spurgeon
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#98. I figured that if anyone could be wildly popular in one town, then that could be replicated everywhere, all you have to do is get the word out. - Author: Slim Moon
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#99. What did that say about me? Had I become one of the monsters I thought I was fighting?
"Things didn't have to be like this," I commented. "He could've made different choices. - Author: J.M. Northup
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#100. The simple fact was that if the song wasn't about me, I couldn't see how it could possibly be about anybody else, including the one I knew it was supposed to be about, and good luck to him, too. - Author: William, Saroyan
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