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#1. Francis, I'd play the Godfather for you," he told the startled director. "I wouldn't do it for those guys at Paramount, but I'd do it for you. - Author: James Kaplan
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#2. According to Francis, Narkis and Zoltar have been plotting against their dad."
"He did name his boys Narkis and Zoltar."
"Good point. I'd have shot him too. - Author: Faith Hunter
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#3. I wondered to what extent people remained the same as they'd been when very young; if one peeled back the layers of living one would come to the know child. - Author: Dick Francis
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#4. But it isn't you, is it?
Then he winced inwardly, because that sounded far more ... meaningful than he'd intended - Author: Manna Francis
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#5. Mark, how the ready hands of Death prepare: His bow is bent, and he hath notch'd his dart; He aims, he levels at thy slumb'ring heart: The wound is posting, O be wise, beware. - Author: Francis Quarles
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#6. I'd always found goodness more interesting then evil, though I was aware this wasn't the most general view. To my mind, it took more work and more courage to be good, an opinion continually reinforced by my own shortcomings. - Author: Dick Francis
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#7. First, if Francis were around today, he'd say our church community relies too much on words to tell others about our faith. For Francis, the gathered community was as potent a form of witness as words. He was convinced that how we live together is what attracts people to faith. - Author: Ian Morgan Cron
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#8. It was a long time ago. I was talking to a friend about astrology, and he mentioned the Seth books. I'd never heard of them, but I intuitively knew they were important to me. It sounds very romantic, but it really was like that. I took an interest in them right away for no reason. - Author: Francis Dunnery
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#9. If you based your knowledge of the human species exclusively on adverts, you'd think that the normal condition of humanity was to be a good-looking single person between 20 and 35, with excellent muscle-definition and/or an excellent figure, and a large disposable income. - Author: Francis Spufford
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#10. THE KNOWN CHILD I wondered to what extent people remained the same as they'd been when very young; if one peeled back the layers of living one would come to the known child. - Author: Dick Francis
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#11. I'm a tenured professor. But I'd get rid of tenure. - Author: Francis Fukuyama
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#12. My virginity, that from my childhood kept me company, is heavier than I can endure to bear. Forgive me, Cupid, for thou art god, and I a wretched creature: I have sinn'd; but be thou merciful, and grant that yet I may enjoy what thou wilt have me love! - Author: Francis Beaumont
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#13. She'd worry about it later. For now, she had an appointment with a homicidal godlet. - Author: Diana Pharaoh Francis
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#14. Then bless thy secret growth, nor catch At noise, but thrive unseen and dumb; Keep clean, be as fruit, earn life, and watch, Till the white-wing'd reapers come. - Author: Francis Bacon
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#15. The grave is sooner cloy'd than men's desire. - Author: Francis Quarles
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#16. For trash and toys, And grief-engend'ring joys, What torment seems too sharp for flesh and blood; What bitter pills, Compos'd of real ills, Men swallow down to purchase one false good! - Author: Francis Quarles
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#17. When after many battles past,
Both tir'd with blows,
make peace at last,
What is it, after all, the people get?
Why! taxes, widows, wooden legs, and debt. - Author: Francis Daniels Moore
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#18. You'd get on the plane; and every single person is somebody really, really famous. It just killed me. On one flight you'd have Linda Gray, O.J. Simpson, Robert De Niro, Carol Burnett, Loni Anderson and Burt Reynolds ... and Francis Ford Coppola. - Author: Paul Reubens
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#19. He'd always had a joke for Francis in the confessional, a 'sin' that could be counted on to cause a young priest to grin behind the safety of the wooden shield. Bless me, Father, for I put tuna in the chicken salad. - Author: Kristin Hannah
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#20. He's like a drug, Toreth thought, as Warrick broke the kiss and stood up. Except that no drugs were that good. If he could bottle it and sell it, he'd be a billionaire. - Author: Manna Francis
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#21. I have never seen Francis Crick in a modest mood. Perhaps in other company he is that way, but I have never had reason so to judge him. - Author: James D. Watson
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#22. Without faith, there'd be nothing but indifferent material forces at work. It's only when the idea of events having an author is introduced that the universe becomes cruel, as opposed to merely heavy, or fast-moving, or prone to unpredictable acceleration. - Author: Francis Spufford
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#23. Everton" (Francis)
Alex turned his head to view a rainbow peacock mask bobbing toward him. "Good Lord, Francis, you are replendent," he said admiringly.
The peacock stopped beside him. "Dash it, Everton, how'd you know it was me?"
You're still wearing your faux ruby ring. - Author: Suzanne Enoch
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#24. Even as the needle that directs the hour,
(Touched with the loadstone) by the secret power
Of hidden Nature, points upon the pole;
Even so the wavering powers of my soul,
Touch'd by the virtue of Thy spirit, flee
From what is earth, and point alone to Thee. - Author: Francis Quarles
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#25. Pope Francis is going to go to Washington, D.C., to address Congress. He believes the New England Patriots have been deflating his giant hat. - Author: David Letterman
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#26. She'd never know what to do with children: Francis had wrong-footed her so completely that she'd come to think of them as delightful but volatile species no more to be trusted than cats. - Author: Sarah Perry
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#27. They needed someone to write a script of The Great Gatsby very quickly for the movie they were making. I took this job so I'd be sure to have some dough to support my family. - Author: Francis Ford Coppola
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#28. If life were stable, I'd never need God's help. - Author: Francis Chan
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#29. To Sara's practised eye, this latest episode looked something like a broken heart, even if she'd never seen the look on him before. Or even imagined it happening. She wondered if he'd noticed yet. - Author: Manna Francis
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#30. And still the Weaver plies his loom,
whose warp and woof is wretched Man
Weaving th' unpattern'd dark design,
so dark we doubt it owns a plan - Author: Richard Francis Burton
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#31. Manchester was a fantastic place to go out in. There were 10 clubs with world-class cabaret and comedians. You'd go in and Tom Jones might be singing, or Shirley Bassey or Engelbert Humperdinck. - Author: Francis Lee
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#32. You might say, 'Can't we have a more human Christianity, without the cross, without Jesus, without stripping ourselves?' In this way we'd become pastry-shop Christians, like a pretty cake and nice sweet things. Pretty, but not true Christians. - Author: Pope Francis
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#33. Writing allows me the time to travel and see the world, which is what I always wanted to do. I'd really like to have been Sir Richard Francis Burton, but it's the wrong century. - Author: Alan Dean Foster
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#34. She'd been presented to him as the intended of Francis, the dauphin (which Edward kept thinking sounded like the word dolphin, which seemed an odd term for a prince). - Author: Cynthia Hand
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#35. From the time I was 16 and I had my own checking account, you'd think most young women would run out and buy clothes. No, I ran out and got myself a psychiatrist! - Author: Genie Francis
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#36. Believe in yourself and reach for your dream - Author: Francis D. Homer
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#37. When a friend told Francis Bacon that he would prefer not to have an eternal soul than to live in eternal torment, the painter replied with a grim realism that people are so attracted to their egos that they'd probably rather have the torment than simple annihilation. - Author: Os Guinness
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#38. He'd have more time for philosophical thoughts if he wasn't being pursued by a herd of satyrs. They weren't turned on by his rugged good looks either; they had murder on their minds. - Author: Cailee Francis
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#39. The vices of authority are chiefly four: delays, corruption, roughness and facility. Francis Bacon More - Author: J.D. Robb
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#40. Hate is an infection, a disease, that eats away at the good and leaves only evil. - Author: R. Francis D'Oliveira
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#41. George Lucas doesn't have the most physical stamina. He was so unhappy making Star Wars that he just vowed he'd never do it again. - Author: Francis Ford Coppola
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#42. No man's condition is so base as his;
None more accurs'd than he; for man esteems
Him hateful, 'cause he seems not what he is;
God hates him, 'cause he is not what he seems;
What grief is absent, or what mischief can
Be added to the hate of God and man? - Author: Francis Quarles
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#43. If you can't laugh together in bed, the chances are you are incompatible, anyway. I'd rather hear a girl laugh well than try to turn me on with long, silent, soulful, secret looks. If you can laugh with a woman, everything else falls into place. - Author: Richard Francis Burton
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#44. I'd like to be born the son of a duke with 90,000 pounds a year, on an enormous estate ... And I'd like to have the most enormous library, and I'd like to think that I could read those books forever and forever, and die unlamented, unknown, unsung, unhonored - and packed with information. - Author: Richard Francis Burton
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#45. In architecture volume can be seen to be either a portion of space contained and defined by wall, floor and ceiling or roof planes or a quantity of space displaced by the mass of the building. - Author: Francis D.K. Ching
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#46. If you're going to say the Jesus Prayer, at least say it to Jesus, and not to St. Francis and Seymour and Heidi's grandfather all wrapped up in one. - Author: J.D. Salinger
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#47. At lunch Francis winged into the Eagle to tell everyone within hearing distance that we had found the secret of life. - Author: James D. Watson
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#48. In a hundred years, Christianity will have mutated into something utterly unpredictable which, nevertheless, we'd recognize immediately. And same-sex marriage will be one of the fine old God-given traditions that conservatives leap to defend. - Author: Francis Spufford
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#49. That night, Hallie was relieved when Linda Soares, the town librarian who'd spent years trying to impress Nick with her low-cut shirts and book recommendations, joined them for dinner. - Author: Patry Francis
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#50. The strong desires of man's insatiate breast may stand possess'd Of all that earth can give; but earth can give no rest. - Author: Francis Quarles
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#51. God almighty, Franny," he said. "If you're going to say the Jesus Prayer, at least say it to Jesus, and not to St. Francis and Seymour and Heidi's grandfather all wrapped up in one. Keep him in mind if you say it, and him only, and him as he was and not as you'd like him to have been. - Author: J.D. Salinger
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#52. Tis not, to cry God mercy, or to sit
And droop, or to confess that thou hast fail'd:
'Tis to bewail the sins thou didst commit:
And not commit those sins thou hast bewail' d.
He that bewails and not forsakes them too;
Confesses rather what he means to do. - Author: Francis Quarles
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#53. There wasn't a shed of doubt in her mind that he'd fulfill her every sexual fantasy and them some.
But was a brief, hot affair worth losing his friendship? - Author: Francis Ray
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#54. I'd love to work with Francis Ford Coppola. I met Coppola on an airplane. - Author: Paul Reubens
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#55. How is the anxious soul of man befool'd in his desire, That thinks an hectic fever may be cool'd in flames of fire? - Author: Francis Quarles
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#56. So they grew, and they grew, to the church steeple tops
And they couldn't grow up any higher;
So they twin'd themselves into a true lover's knot,
For all lovers true to admire. - Author: Francis Lovell, 1st Viscount Lovell
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#57. The tree of love its roots hath spread Deep in my heart, and rears its head; Rich are its fruits: they joy dispense; Transport the heart, and ravish sense. In love's sweet swoon to thee I cleave, Bless'd source of love. - Author: Francis Of Assisi
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#58. If you'd rather watch your kids grow up than see the face of your Savior today, you don't grasp the beauty of God. If you worry about what would happen to your children if you were gone, you don't understand the providence of God. - Author: Francis Chan
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