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#1. I've learned what it truly means to be Canadian and in turn I've been inspired to make a difference in the world, however small it's been. - Author: Clara Hughes
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#2. Don't come giving me, who's old enough to die and too near blind to create anything any more anyhow, a great big banquet that you eat up in honor of your own stomachs as much as in honor of me- who's toothless and can't eat. - Author: Langston Hughes
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#3. Life isn't all beer and skittles, but beer and skittles, or something better of the same sort, must form a good part of every Englishman's education. - Author: Thomas Hughes
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#4. Frosting Freedom Is just frosting On somebody else's Cake
And so must be Till we Learn how to Bake. - Author: Langston Hughes
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#5. Gossip involves saying behind a person's back what you would never say to his or her face. Flattery means saying to a person's face what you would never say behind his or her back. - Author: R. Kent Hughes
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#6. It's like being at the kids' table at Thanksgiving - you can put your elbows on it, you don't have to talk politics ... no matter how old I get, there's always a part of me that's sitting there. - Author: John Hughes
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#7. A geek is a guy who has everything going for him but he's just too young. He's got the software but he doesn't have the hardware yet. - Author: John Hughes
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#8. Those who don't understand the true meaning of a Master/slave relationship will never see that in submission a woman holds more power than the man she's given herself to. - Author: Michelle Hughes
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#9. What's writing really about? It's about trying to take fuller possession of the reality of your life. - Author: Ted Hughes
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#10. Those who doubt most, and yet strive to overcome their doubts, turn out to be some of Christ's strongest disciples. - Author: Selwyn Hughes
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#11. We're going to face problems on a day to day basis and there's probably going to be that one obstacle that you think oh I'm not going to be able to get through it but just remember if you set your mind to achieve a goal, then you can do it. - Author: Patrick Henry Hughes
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#12. I tire so of hearing people say, Let things take their course. Tomorrow is another day. I do not need my freedom when I'm dead. I cannot live on tomorrow's bread. - Author: Langston Hughes
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#13. Was a little different doing this sideways, but I discovered it wasn't that hard. When I began to lose the grip with my legs, I raised my body until my hands could grasp the pole again. "Shit that's good." He - Author: Michelle Hughes
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#14. Writing is like travelling. It's wonderful to go somewhere, but you get tired of staying. - Author: Langston Hughes
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#15. Every single time I confess my self-reliance and submit my life to God's will in a particular area, I am worshiping God--as surely as any sincere Israelite offering a lamb in obedience to God's plan. - Author: Barbara Hughes
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#16. Stop, Gina. One thing you should already know about me is that I'll never allow you to speak negatively about yourself. You're a beautiful, intelligent, woman and if there is one gift I hope to give you, even if you decide not to stay, it's the ability to see yourself as you truly are. - Author: Michelle Hughes
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#17. A lot of other bass players have told me I'm the only bass player who plays with a pick but sounds like he's playing with the thumb and fingers, which is a great compliment. - Author: Glenn Hughes
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#18. Indeed, the idea that doubt can be heroic, if it is locked into a structure as grand as that of the paintings of Cezanne's old age, is one of the keys to our century. A touchstone of modernity itself. - Author: Robert Hughes
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#19. Christ's whole life on earth was the assertion and example of true manliness - the setting forth in living act and word what man is meant to be, and how he should carry himself in this world of God - one long campaign in which the temptation stands out as the first great battle and victory. - Author: Thomas Hughes
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#20. I have an older brother who's an actor and a grandfather who was an actor. - Author: Ben Lloyd-Hughes
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#21. Blessed are they who have the gift of making friends,for it is one of God's best gifts. - Author: Thomas Hughes
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#22. Humor is when the joke's on you but hits the other fellow first
before it boomerangs. - Author: Langston Hughes
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#23. Blessed is the man who has the gift of making friends; for it is one of God's best gifts. It involves many things, but above all, the power of going out of oneself, and seeing and appreciating whatever is noble and living in another man. - Author: Thomas Hughes
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#24. Many first-time novelists end up rewriting their first two or three chapters, trying to get them 'just right.' But the point of the first draft is not to get it right; it's to get it written - so that you'll have something to work with. - Author: Matt Hughes
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#25. I sleep. In this room. In the dark. I have a place I can sleep. I have a chair. That's just beautiful. Oh, yeah. I like the desert. It's hot there in the desert, but it's clean. It's clean. - Author: Howard Hughes
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#26. A simple tale, told at the right moment, transforms a person's life with the order its pattern brings to incoherent energies. (Myth and Education) - Author: Ted Hughes
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#27. I still can't believe I won the Olympics. That's what I feel right now - completely alive as a human being. It's a really beautiful moment. - Author: Clara Hughes
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#28. It seems like the studios are either making giant blockbusters, or really super-small indies. And the mid-level films I grew up on, like 'Back to the Future' and all those John Hughes movies, the studios aren't doing. It's hard to get them on their feet. - Author: Chris Evans
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#29. It's possible I am the only art critic that a lot of people read. And maybe Robert Hughes, if he's still writing. - Author: Peter Schjeldahl
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#30. I'd rather do something than read about it."
"That's fine, but if you do it, and then can't think what it means, it's never much of a memory. Life has more to so with memories of the past and longings for the future than it ever does with *right now*."
-pg 138-9 - Author: Dean Hughes
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#31. Yes, he is not unused to playing in midfield, but at the same time he's not used to playing there either. - Author: Emlyn Hughes
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#32. Kahn once said, The creation of art is not the fulfillment of a need but the creation of a need. The world never needed Beethoven's Fifth Symphony until he created it. Now we could not live without it. - Author: Robert Hughes
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#33. Every day is an adventure, or it's just some thing you do. It's your choice. - Author: Barry L. Hughes
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#34. You'll never know the true meaning of winning until you've lost" - Pierre S. Hughes - Author: Pierre S. Hughes
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#35. All that non-fiction can do is answer questions. It's fiction's business to ask them. - Author: Richard Hughes
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#36. What a storyteller does is *see* more than most of us. We say he's making up his stories, but he - or better yet, *she* - watches more carefully, and then tells us what we would have seen ourselves if we'd just stopped to look.
-Leah said - to Nadine, although she was looking at Marjorie (pg 138) - Author: Dean Hughes
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#37. Yes," said Hardacre, "but it's not real. We're not real. And when the story is all told, when He writes 'The End' at the bottom of the last page, then all this will wrap up. No more Hell, no more Heaven, no more angels, devils, saints or sinners. The story's done. It will be as if we never were - Author: Matthew Hughes
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#38. It's funny, like 15 years ago when I was a kid doing all the John Hughes movies, I remember Bruce Willis was the only guy who was transitioning from television into film. - Author: Anthony Michael Hall
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#39. The speaker catches fire
looking at their faces.
His words
jump down to stand
in listener's places. - Author: Langston Hughes
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#40. But there are certain very practical things American Negro writers can do. And must do. There's a song that says, "the time ain't long." That song is right. Something has got to change in America-and change soon. We must help that change to come. - Author: Langston Hughes
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#41. Very early in life, it seemed to me that there was a relationship between the problems of the Negro people in America and the Jewish people in Russia, and that the Jewish people's problems were worse than ours. - Author: Langston Hughes
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#42. The longer a life, the challenge is not the distance between destinations, but the difficulty of travelling light. My soul's a portmanteau packed full, one half filled with what was, the other with what is, what should be. - Author: Jamie A. Hughes
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#43. Sometimes when you're looking for an answer, you search everywhere else before you take a look at what's right in front of you. - Author: Dean Hughes
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#44. Don't be ridiculous," Mg. Aviosky assured her as Magicians Katter and Hughes studied Mg. Thane lying on the floor by the light of four candles. "The only one who can manipulate Emery Thane's future is Emery Thane himself. - Author: Charlie N. Holmberg
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#45. Even the most misfitting child
Who's chanced upon the library's worth,
Sits with the genius of the Earth
And turns the key to the whole world.
Hear It Again - Author: Ted Hughes
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#46. The message of the Bible is clear: Jesus Christ is Lord! It's a fact. Bringing our lives into submission to His will in everything is the key to being a godly woman. It is also the path to joy. - Author: Barbara Hughes
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#47. We must learn to do more with temptation than just bear it - we must learn to use it. The secret of using temptation, and turning it to our advantage, is one of life's greatest secrets. Once we have learned it we are unbeatable and unbreakable. - Author: Selwyn Hughes
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#48. What's really interesting is the introduction of the tablet - not just the iPad, but the Nook and the Kindle. While they aren't going to solve all of our problems, I do think they make it easier for people to pause, linger, read and really process very important ideas. - Author: Chris Hughes
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#49. The world's decay where the wind's hands have passed,
And my head, worn out with love, at rest
In my hands, and my hands full of dust. - Author: Ted Hughes
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#50. I thank God for his many blessings he has given me, but money and prestige are not what it's about. I seek spiritual progression. - Author: Glenn Hughes
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#51. You don't know Jack ... yet! But once you do he's impossible to forget! - Author: Michelle Hughes
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#52. I wear my Peggy Fleming T-shirt when I go to sleep every night before I compete, and for the past four years, it's brought me incredible good luck. - Author: Sarah Hughes
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#53. That's what is most satisfying, is having overcome that pain. Pain that is so intense that when you finish, it feels like you're going to die. That's what I wanted, and that's what I got. - Author: Clara Hughes
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#54. You see, at Rugby I was rather a great man. There one had a share in the ruling of 300 boys, and a good deal of responsibility; but here one has only just to take care of oneself, and keep out of scrapes; and that's what I never could do. - Author: Thomas Hughes
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#55. I stay cool, and dig all jive,
That's the way I stay alive.
My motto,
as I live and learn,
is
Dig and be dug
In return. - Author: Langston Hughes
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#56. He finished his drink. 'I don't like mornings either,' he said. That's why I'm a writer. - Author: Dorothy B. Hughes
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#57. Maitre D' : I appreciate your understanding. Ferris: Don't think twice. It's understanding that makes it possible for people like us to tolerate a person like yourself. - Author: John Hughes
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#58. Because you cannot tame something so happily wild... - Author: Emily Hughes
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#59. But I have forgotten to tell you how I came into the world, and am telling you my father's story instead of my own. You seem to like hearing about it though, and you can't understand one without the other. - Author: Thomas Hughes
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#60. One gets tired of the role critics are supposed to have in this culture: It's like being the piano player in a whorehouse; you don't have any control over the action going on upstairs. - Author: Robert Hughes
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#61. I absolutely love being a mother. It's been a blessing. It's fun and it's hard, but it's absolutely amazing. - Author: Keisha Castle-Hughes
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#62. I will not take 'but' for an answer. Negroes have been looking at democracy's 'but' too long. - Author: Langston Hughes
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#63. When you're in your early 20s, a lot of characters can be one or two dimensional. You want a role to substantiate the drama, as opposed to actually analyzing the psychology of a human being. That's what drew me to acting, particularly the contradictions in people. - Author: Tom Hughes
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#64. When he bowed his head to hide his grin, she stiffened. "This is most certainly not amusing."
He looked up, the humor still glittering in his eyes, and spoke one word. "James."
"Pardon me?"
"James Lamont. It's my name. You'll need it if you're to curse me properly. - Author: Tamara Hughes
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#65. Clinching the [County] Championship is a strange sensation ... There's more atmosphere in a doctor's waiting room - Author: Simon Hughes
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#66. Haven't you heard of the music of the spheres?" asked the dragon. "It's the music that space makes to itself. All the spirits inside all the stars are singing. I'm a star spirit. I sing too. The music of the spheres is what makes space so peaceful. - Author: Ted Hughes
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#67. It's more than a game. It's an institution. - Author: Thomas Hughes
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#68. Most of my characters are romantic rather than sexual. I think that's an essential difference in my pictures. I think they are more accurate in portraying young people as romantic - as wanting a relationship, an understanding with a member of the opposite sex more than just physical sex. - Author: John Hughes
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#69. Sometimes I fall, but landing every jump isn't the point. It's the attempt. It's the effort. - Author: Sarah Hughes
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#70. In one sense, (Duchamp's) "The Large Glass" is a glimpse into Hell; a peculiarly modernist Hell of repetition and loneliness. - Author: Robert Hughes
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#71. Class amusements, be they for Dukes or plow-boys, always become nuisances and curses to a country. The true charm of cricket and hunting is that they are still, more or less sociable and universal; There's a place for every man who will come and take his part. - Author: Thomas Hughes
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#72. Perhaps," Mg. Katter cut in, "she's finally gotten smart. In and out, job done."
Mg. Hughes said, "No. Not her." He paused. "She knows Emery is critical to the syndicate, they all do. He's personally invested in it. That, and she's always kept a . . . keen . . . interest in him. - Author: Charlie N. Holmberg
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#73. A legalistic commitment to duration can kill one's prayer life. - Author: R. Kent Hughes
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#74. It's really ironic that I won, because that's not the goal that I had in mind when I went out to skate. - Author: Sarah Hughes
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#75. The outside world will never understand that submission is not subjugation to another person, it's letting yourself be free of all those things that hold you back from experiencing the greatest sexual pleasures. - Author: Michelle Hughes
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#76. She would do whatever she had to, even make this man's life a living hell if it were required, and judging by the arrogance of Thomas Glanville, that possibility was quite likely. - Author: Tamara Hughes
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#77. Foget Murphy's Law. Nixe's Law: if you were waiting to make a left turn, there was always one oncoming fucktard who sailed through on the red. - Author: Mary Hughes
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#78. There's a certain amount of traveling in a dream deferred. - Author: Langston Hughes
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#79. As we at all times criticise the Premier for his management of home affairs, call Mr Butler a fool for his Budget, find fault with Beecham's conducting, or Gielgud's performance, can we not, sometimes, say that our cricketers are not quite so brilliant as usual? - Author: Margaret Hughes
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#80. When I did 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off', I had the idea on Monday and the following Tuesday it was in budget at Paramount. I couldn't walk. - Author: John Hughes
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#81. But, she remembers, you always have to assume that the present is real. It's the only way to remain sane. It's the only way to remain ethical. - Author: Sam Hughes
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#82. At the time I came along, Hollywood's idea of teen movies meant there had to be a lot of nudity, usually involving boys in pursuit of sex, and pretty gross overall. Either that or a horror movie. And the last thing Hollywood wanted in their teen movies was teenagers! - Author: John Hughes
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#83. Sport that consumed me for over two decades ... is now gone. Now it's just me. No pressure, no expectations, no need to be fast, good, strong or to even improve. Yet I can't let go of this idea that I always need to be more than I am. And it is eating me alive. - Author: Clara Hughes
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#84. Working with Woody Allen is like filming Howard Hughes's will. It's a very mysterious and strange event. You never get a peek at the whole will. - Author: Michael O'Donoghue
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#85. But that's life. We wander around like blind mice searching for whatever it is we're looking for. From mice to miserable men, from the poetry of childhood's hour to the darkness of death's goddamn dominion, we never stop searching. Why can't we just be? - Author: Gregory Hughes
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#86. I live in Harlem, New York City. I am unmarried. I like 'Tristan,' goat's milk, short novels, lyric poems, heat, simple folk, boats and bullfights; I dislike 'Aida,' parsnips, long novels, narrative poems, cold, pretentious folk, buses and bridges. - Author: Langston Hughes
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#87. Your private life should be private. I reckon that's a good thing that you talk about your work and you talk about what you're doing, but without having to go into how your brother's been and how your mum's been because none of that's really relevant. - Author: Keisha Castle-Hughes
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#88. We're all pretty bizarre. Some of us are just better at hiding it, that's all. - Author: John Hughes
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#89. Even to an outsider like myself, not only in the theatre was such disunity evident, but in much else in government Spain. Alvarez del Vayo, Socialist Minister of Foreign Affairs, once asked, Why is it Spain's people are so great, but her leaders so small? - Author: Langston Hughes
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#90. 'Menace II Society' itself was a groundbreaking film. It's definitely going to go in the vaults of classics in all of cinema. The Hughes Brothers created an incredible project. Just gave the world something a little different than what we had seen in previous films in that same genre. - Author: Larenz Tate
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#91. Remember there's always a voice saying the right thing to you somewhere if you'll only listen for it. - Author: Thomas Hughes
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#92. Fantastic! Right in the middle of that long stretch between Christmas and Spring Break, your coats are getting dirty, everything's dark, dingy - what a great time for a movie! - Author: John Hughes
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#93. Around the circle eyes began to glisten as Carol's awe of the Gospel laid bare the shame of those of us whose senses had been dulled to its wonder. - Author: Barbara Hughes
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#94. I try not to judge people. It's wrong and unfair and a terrible way to go about being a human. - Author: Joselyn Hughes
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#95. It's much more fun as an actor, as well. If everything is on the page and you're spoon-feeding an audience you feel like your job is merely to say the words clearly because the structure of the story will take care of itself. - Author: Tom Hughes
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#96. It's interesting how God arranges your schedule. When you're helping someone else, you never run out of time, when you're just interested in helping yourself, time is real short. - Author: Cathy Hughes
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#97. The true test of a man's spirituality is not his ability to speak, as we are apt to think, but rather his ability to bridle his tongue. - Author: R. Kent Hughes
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#98. Do you know what writing a book is? It's sitting alone in a room for weeks without making contact with another human. I felt like Howard Hughes. - Author: Jon Stewart
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#99. Sweetheart, you've just given me a hard on the size of Niagara Falls, so I think it's safe to say I'm not turned off, but I do think this will change how we spend your ten nights if you choose to come to me. - Author: Michelle Hughes
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#100. The travel and tourism industry, it's just a huge part of our economy. - Author: Karen Hughes
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