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#1. The more we recruit from immigrants who bring no personal traditions with them, the more America is going to ignore the things of the spirit. No one whose consuming desire is either for food or for motor-cars is going to care about culture, or even know what it is. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#2. If we have a dollar to spend on some wild excess, we shall spend it on a book, not on asparagus out of season. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#3. Men demand everything and are not satisfied until sex blinds them into thinking they have got it. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#4. The imagination can be happy in places where the whole man is not. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#5. The real drawback to the simple life is that it is not simple. If you are living it, you positively can do nothing else. There is not time. - Author: Katharine Elizabeth Fullerton Gerould
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#6. Culture' means a long receptivity to things of the mind and the spirit. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#7. For never doubt that those souls who live least by the flesh feel themselves most defiled by its defilement. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#8. People have a hard time going to a club and seeing this business tool on stage that's wholly indicative of everything that rock is not. Rock is not about sitting in an office setting up documents, yet they see someone on stage doing that. - Author: Keith Fullerton Whitman
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#9. There's an energy that hangs between strangers even in a crowd. - Author: Claire Fullerton
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#10. With the mailorder, I wake up in the morning, I check my e-mail, process the orders, and then I just print everything out. And then for the rest of the day it's actually sitting with paper. - Author: Keith Fullerton Whitman
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#11. I use a laptop more as a tool, as sort of the central artery. Everything goes through the digital audio card of my computer, but if I had my druthers I'd do everything in dedicated hardware. - Author: Keith Fullerton Whitman
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#12. Civilization is merely an advance in taste: accepting, all the time, nicer things, and rejecting nasty ones. - Author: Katharine Elizabeth Fullerton Gerould
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#13. Frenchwomen could not dress like Englishwomen without conviction of sin. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#14. Funny how people despise platitudes, when they are usually the truest thing going. A thing has to be pretty true before it gets to be a platitude ... - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#15. The only glory most of us have to hope for is the glory of being normal. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#16. I love collecting; my joy is finding private press American or European home studio electronic music from the 60s and 70s. - Author: Keith Fullerton Whitman
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#17. My best ideas come when I'm walking the dog or doing the dishes! - Author: Judith Fullerton
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#18. If you put your mind to it, not as a school lesson but as a practical tool that you've got to master, you may find it a lot easier than you think. - Author: Alexander Fullerton
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#19. I can only stand to sit in front of my computer for three or four hours a day. Otherwise it can get really soul-sucking. - Author: Keith Fullerton Whitman
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#20. Society, by insisting on conventions, has merely insisted on certain convenient signs by which we may know that a man is considering, in daily life, the comfort of other people. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#21. Some of the men and women who will not say in so many words the thing which is not, will deliberately give a false impression. They are not the servants of truth; they are the parasites of truth. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#22. We put [young children] into kindergarten where their reasoning powers are ruined; or, if we can afford it, we buy Montessori outfits that were invented for semi-imbeciles in Italian slums; or we send them to outdoor schools and give them prizes for sleeping. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#23. Records can ruin you. That's why it's important to be as intimately familiar as possible with the history of recorded music, I guess. In a way, it's an argument for record collecting. - Author: Keith Fullerton Whitman
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#24. You can bear anything if it is not your fault. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#25. I have looked warily at anthropologists ever since the day when I went to hear a great Greek scholar lecture on the Iliad, and listened for an hour to talk about bull-roarers and leopard-societies. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#26. There's a period of uncertainty that comes into play upon meeting someone who interests you. It must be inherent in attraction, for I've never met anybody who hasn't experienced it, it's just a question of to what degree they're going to admit it. - Author: Claire Fullerton
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#27. No fashion has ever been created expressly for the lean purse or for the fat woman: the dressmaker's ideal is the thin millionaires. - Author: Katharine Elizabeth Fullerton Gerould
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#28. The principle of fashion is ... the principle of the kaleidoscope. A new year can only bring us a new combination of the same elements; and about once in so often we go back and begin again. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#29. There are inquiries which are a sort of moral burglary. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#30. I build the individual modules to meet a demand. If I need the music to change direction, I want to have the tools to be able to do that. - Author: Keith Fullerton Whitman
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#31. When did the word 'temperament' come into fashion with us? Perhaps it came in when we discovered that artists were human beings. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#32. I don't want to rewrite history. - Author: Keith Fullerton Whitman
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#33. Democracy always makes for materialism, because the only kind of equality that you can guarantee to a whole people is, broadly speaking, physical. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#34. I've got a bunch of circuit-bent boxes and things that are controlled by my Mac through a big breakout box. I want to create this total environment where I can bring all this gear to the show but maybe just use one or two elements, if that's what's called for. - Author: Keith Fullerton Whitman
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#35. Individual freedom and individual equality cannot co-exist. I dare say no one since Thomas Jefferson has really believed it. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#36. Most men have always wanted as much as they could get; and possession has always blunted the fine edge of their altruism. - Author: Katharine Elizabeth Fullerton Gerould
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#37. Ignorance of what real learning is, and a consequent suspicion of it; materialism, and a consequent intellectual laxity, both of these have done destructive work in the colleges. - Author: Katharine Elizabeth Fullerton Gerould
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#38. I think if people have more of an understanding of what I'm doing, then they'll appreciate it and get into it more. - Author: Keith Fullerton Whitman
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#39. I think Pro Tools is pretty analogous to how people composed music on tape back in the 70s, taking little fragments of things and saying, 'How can we organize these in a sensible way'? - Author: Keith Fullerton Whitman
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#40. Educational legislation nowadays is largely in the hands of illiterate people, and the illiterate will take good care that their illiteracy is not made a reproach on them. - Author: Katharine Elizabeth Fullerton Gerould
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#41. Simplicity is an acquired taste. Mankind, left free, instinctively complicates life. - Author: Katharine Elizabeth Fullerton Gerould
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#42. I have always, privately and humbly, thought it a pity that so good a word [as culture] should go out of the best vocabularies; for when you lose an abstract term, you are apt to lose the thing it stands for. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#43. Gratitude is not a band aid and neither is happiness. You can't just slap it on a wound and it will automatically heal, but it is a salve that can help keep it clean, free of infection, and back on the road to recovery. - Author: James Fullerton
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#44. It is not permissible to lie merely to save one's face. But it is sometimes permissible to lie to save another person's face ... - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#45. When the temperamental and unconventional people are not mere plagiarists of dead eccentrics, they lack, in almost every case, thehistoric sense. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#46. On the whole, I should say that the person who likes to lie should never, in any circumstances, be allowed to. Leave the lying to the people who hate it. You will not find them indulging often. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#47. I know exaggerators of both kinds: people whose lies are only picturesque adjectives, and people whose picturesque adjectives are only lies. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#48. The computer does things that can't be done with hardware, like freezing sounds. - Author: Keith Fullerton Whitman
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#49. There are only three things worthwhile
fighting, drinking, and making love. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#50. The aristocracy most widely developed in America is that of wealth. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#51. I nearly always find, when I ask a vegetarian if he is a socialist, or a socialist if he is a vegetarian, that the answer is in the affirmative. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#52. Social distinctions concern themselves ultimately with whom you may and may not marry. - Author: Katharine Elizabeth Fullerton Gerould
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#53. You can be slum-born and slum-bred and still achieve something worth while; but it is a stupid inverted snobbishness to be proud of it. If one had a right to be proud of anything, it would be of a continued decent tradition back of one. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#54. One of the reasons, surely, why women have been credited with less perfect veracity than men is that the burden of conventional falsehood falls chiefly on them. - Author: Katharine Elizabeth Fullerton Gerould
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#55. [Science] has challenged the super-eminence of religion; it has turned all philosophy out of doors except that which clings to its skirts; it has thrown contempt on all learning that does not depend on it; and it has bribed the skeptics by giving us immense material comforts. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#56. Nothing makes people so worthy of compliments as receiving them. One is more delightful for being told one is delightful-just as one is more angry for being told one is angry. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#57. The great mistake of the reformers is to believe that life begins and ends with health, and that happiness begins and ends with a full stomach and the power to enjoy physical pleasures, even of the finer kind. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#58. It is a great mistake to confuse conventionality with simplicity ... it takes a good deal of intelligence and a great many inhibitions to follow a social code. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#59. There is no morality by instinct. There is no social salvation in the end without taking thought; without mastery of logic and application of logic to human experience. - Author: Katharine Elizabeth Fullerton Gerould
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#60. I became this guy that does drum programming, and I don't want to be that guy anymore. I don't want to sit in front of my computer for 18 hours programming 16 bars of music. - Author: Keith Fullerton Whitman
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#61. The very notion of tabu is one of the rightest notions in the world. Better any old tabu than none, for a man cannot be said to be"on the side of the stars" at all, unless he makes refusals. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#62. A preacher may proclaim the grace of God with glorious orthodoxy, but if his life contradicts his doctrine he will disgrace the gospel of Christ (1 Tim 3:7). - Author: Ryan Fullerton
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#63. Many of us do not believe in capital punishment, because thus society takes from a man what society cannot give. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#64. I see someone play, or I listen to a record, and I think, How did they make that sound?' It's not emulation; it's more building a vocabulary that can be called up at a moment's notice. - Author: Keith Fullerton Whitman
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#65. It's funny, because I'm so associated with digital art and computer art, and yet I spend so little time in front of the computer. - Author: Keith Fullerton Whitman
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#66. I'm not a perfectionist by a long shot, but self-doubt is a large part of my creative process. - Author: Keith Fullerton Whitman
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#67. What passes for an original opinion is, generally, merely an original phrase. Old lamps for new - yes; but it is always the same oil in the lamp. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#68. Do you see any majority, anywhere, in this imperfect and irreligious world, admitting that the minority is precious? That any minority is precious? - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#69. If you are perfectly willing to shock an individual verbally, the next thing you will be doing is to shock him practically. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#70. The past is discredited because it is not modern. Not to be modern is the great sin. So, perhaps, it is. But every one has, in his day, been modern. And surely even modernity is a poor thing beside immortality. Since we must all die, is it not perhaps better to be a dead lion than a living dog? - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#71. Unfortunately I've gotten more resistance in the last year than I ever have. - Author: Keith Fullerton Whitman
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#72. Originality usually amounts only to plagiarizing something unfamiliar. - Author: Katharine Elizabeth Fullerton Gerould
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#73. I rarely assess live shows after I play them. - Author: Keith Fullerton Whitman
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#74. No book is written; it's always re-written - Author: Jean Fullerton
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#75. It is a poor cause which has to be lied for regularly. - Author: Katharine Elizabeth Fullerton Gerould
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#76. The insidiousness of science lies in its claim to be not a subject, but a method. - Author: Katharine Elizabeth Fullerton Gerould
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#77. Conventional manners are a kind of literacy test for the alien who comes among us. - Author: Katharine Elizabeth Fullerton Gerould
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#78. The indiscreet questioner - and by indiscreet questions I mean questions which it is not conceivably a man's duty either to the community or to any individual to answer - is a marauder, and there is every excuse for treating him as such. - Author: Katharine Fullerton Gerould
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#79. All violations of essential privacy are brutalizing. - Author: Katharine Elizabeth Fullerton Gerould
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