Instant's Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Instant's Quotes

#1. A radical shift in attitude happens in small steps. It's a transformation. A butterfly does a lot of walking and eating and growing before it finally forms a chrysalis and emerges with wings. It's not an instant transformation. - Author: Rohvannyn Shaw
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#2. You take a chance to do something and you realize in your heart it's either going to be the greatest thing that ever happened or the worst thing that ever happened. It won't be an in between, I almost made a hit. It will be an instant flop or an instant success. - Author: Ben E. King
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#3. People want stardom or fame or whatever - instant gratification as opposed to learning one's craft, which, when I was starting out, was the most important thing: that you are as fully equipped for your job or your art as possible. - Author: Joshua Sasse
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#4. The stars in the sky last for billions of years. That's nothing to the mind, nothing. It's an instant, a millisecond. The mind shines radiantly forever. But we don't see the shine because of the clutter. - Author: Frederick Lenz
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#5. There's the neurotic mother who's so demanding that the sound of her voice over the phone can cause instant nausea in her daughters. - Author: Pat Conroy
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#6. How can one find the first moment of love? When,in what instant, does the night's dark sky become blue? - Author: Susan Abulhawa
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#7. Oh, I wish so much to live again! Each minute, each instant of life should be blessedness for man ... they should, surely they should! It is man's own duty to arrange it so; it is his law
a hidden but surely existing one ... - Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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#8. Nothing good about this but it's title. A priggish little yarn. And Hidden Riches is not a story
it's a machine. It creaks. It never made me forget for one instant that it was a story. Hence it isn't a story. - Author: L.M. Montgomery
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#9. The Unknown is scary. I'll always have some fear about what's going to happen next. The thing is, the Unknown can also be exciting. Your life could change in an instant anytime. But sometimes, that change is the best thing that will ever happen to you. - Author: Susane Colasanti
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#10. the moment he'd seen that female he'd forgotten his own name, most of his English vocabulary, and seventy-five percent of his sense of balance.
Instant. Cosmic. Attraction.

-Trez's thoughts about Selena - Author: J.R. Ward
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#11. For a tiny instant Faith wondered whether it would benefit the doctor's investigation if he experienced a cliff fall first-hand. - Author: Frances Hardinge
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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. People want everything to come out of a drive thru window. They want it instant and they want it fast. I succumb to that, we all succumb to that. We're in it. That's the culture. So the enemy, the powers that be, the manipulators behind the scenes play to our natural weaknesses. - Author: Alex Jones
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#14. Mother went off for three days to New York and Mame and Quentin took instant advantage of her absence to fall sick. Quentin's sickness was surely due to a riot in candy and ice-cream with chocolate sauce. - Author: Theodore Roosevelt
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#15. Look closely at this new being. Learn from him how delightful and simple life is meant to be. It's just an instant of time, - Author: Megan McGrory Massaro
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#16. I think I definitely enjoy recording, but I think it's more fun to go out and perform live, because it's like instant gratification, you know? You feel the response immediately. - Author: Chris Daughtry
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#17. And oil's not supposed to mix with water. But then someone invented mayonnaise, and wham - instant mixing. - Author: Jackie Kessler
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#18. It struck Harold afresh how life could change in an instant. You could be doing something so everyday - walking your partner's dog, putting on your shoes - and not knowing that everything you wanted you were about to lose. - Author: Rachel Joyce
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#19. Instant replay ought to be thrown out. Period. It's a game of imperfections. Why is that so bad for the game? Really, I think they are trying to make the game perfect. I'll tell you what: It will never, ever be perfect. - Author: Doug Harvey
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#20. In a world where people are hungry for quick fixes and sound bites, for instant gratification, there's no patience for the long, slow rebuilding process: implementing after-school programs, hiring more community workers to act as mentors, adding more job training programs in marginalized areas. - Author: Dan Hill
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#21. Human babies are only tiny for an instant - their growing up is as swift as the beat of a hummingbird's wing. - Author: Kelly Barnhill
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#22. I have a visual mind, so when I read a book, I get an instant picture in my head and it's very clear. - Author: Richard C. Armitage
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#23. We spend our life, it's ours, trying to bring together in the same instant a ray of sunshine and a free bench - Author: Samuel Beckett
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#24. It was funny, he reflected later, how one's life could alter in an
instant, how one
minute everything could be a certain way, and the next it's simply ... not - Author: Julia Quinn
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#25. There's nothing like the buzz of live theater. You put it out there and receive an instant reaction: laughing, crying, yelling, applauding. - Author: Samantha Barks
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#26. We are in the grip of some big machine grinding us along. The force of it simplifies everything. A weird calm settled over me from inside out. What is about to happen has stood in line to happen. All the roads out of that instant have been closed, one by one. - Author: Mary Karr
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#27. My name on her lips twisted something up inside my chest. Looking back, I think that's the instant I made my decision. I wasn't going to give her up. Ever. I'd die first. - Author: Joanna Wylde
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#28. You can change a person's life in an instant; put him in a movie, and you start thinking differently, you want to be in another movie. It's like an addiction almost. - Author: Dennis Farina
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#29. Love is not instant. Infatuation is instant. Love is a thing that begins with the most shallow of roots that reach the depths of our souls only after we've given ourselves up to the helplessness of it. And when it's true love, we are truly helpless. - Author: Inglath Cooper
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#30. And to see the white flash of Klaus's eyes as he whirled on her. For one stunned instant she stared at him, and then lightning crackled.
From an empty sky. - Author: L.J.Smith
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#31. A supernova is one of the most powerful explosions in the universe. It's so luminous, it can be seen across billions of light years. It releases as much energy in an instant as our sun will produce over its 10-billion-year lifetime. - Author: Neil DeGrasse Tyson
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#32. Love is a self-manifested notion depending on how lonely you are - so if you're really attracted to someone, and you're really lonely, I think you can fall in love in an instant. It's all about where you're at. - Author: Kiefer Sutherland
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#33. As for the industry, it has certainly changed. I think with all of these television shows and YouTube and the internet, you have so much less time to develop as an artist and perfect your craft. So many things today are "instant" and, that's not always a good thing. - Author: Olivia Newton-John
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#34. I don't want to admit it, but I do enjoy the feedback from the audience. It's instant feedback. It's like, you could do a movie, shoot it for a year, wait six months, it comes out and you gotta do three weeks of marketing. Three weeks of that, and everyone goes, 'It sucks.' - Author: Jimmy Fallon
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#35. I stepped forward. Call me old-fashioned, but I wanted to keep his focus on me and not Annabeth. I think it's polite for a guy to protect his girlfriend from instant incineration. - Author: Rick Riordan
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#36. Change isn't like a shutter click. It's never instant. - Author: Lamar Giles
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#37. He wanted to be all poetic, but in an instant he forgot Joe's poem about Japan except the part about 'you are the bell, and I am the tongue of the bell, ringing you,' and a new sound entered his life ... - Author: Melina Marchetta
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#38. I love the game. I think it's a great game because you find out a lot about yourself. You test your mettle every week. There's no grey area, there's instant gratification and there are no quarterly reports. We're not just doing a little bit better. You know every Sunday what happened. - Author: Bill Parcells
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#39. It may not happen in the first instant, but within ten minutes of meeting a man, a woman has a clear idea of who he is, or at least who he might be for her, and her heart of hearts has already told her whether or not she's going to fall in love with him. - Author: Orhan Pamuk
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#40. Movies require a lot of patience. I like instant results. If I have done something that's not funny at all, the audience will let me know in two seconds. With the movie, I will have to wait nine months to know if I was that bad. - Author: Vir Das
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#41. Lick your lips,"she says with a laugh, wiping her damp cheeks. "You might taste him. The instant he learned that your saliva would help him heal, he's been taking full advantage. He left less than an hour ago and kissed you at least five times while he was here. - Author: Bethany Wiggins
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#42. Real travel would be to see the world, for even an instant, with another's eyes - Author: Robyn Davidson
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#43. We're not falling to the ground in an instant like the towers did, but it's like the most important parts of us are coming apart, the foundation just crumbling away beneath us. - Author: Wendy Mills
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#44. In this instant of danger they realized they were each other's reason for living, and into this instant they threw their whole being. - Author: Anais Nin
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#45. We should be happy. We should be enjoying that there is all this bounty. Somebody can take an iPod and have all the world's music at their beck and call in an instant. What an amazing thing! - Author: Gregory Stock
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#46. They had learned that Sorhatani expected the same sort of instant obedience as her husband. She had grown up around men of power and had married into the great khan's family at a very young age. She knew that men prefer to follow, that it takes an effort of will to lead. She had that will. - Author: Conn Iggulden
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#47. How can you be so cold-blooded about everything?"
She could have sworn that one corner of the Mage's mouth twitched upward for just an instant as he gestured toward the sun beating down upon them. "I am actually quite warm at the moment. - Author: Jack Campbell
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#48. It's very clear from Biblical history and Jewish history that Jewish monotheism wasn't developed in an instant, that it became gradually the accepted norm. But undoubtedly, Jewish ancestors were polytheists. - Author: Robert Winston
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#49. Since when did the scent of a woman make him throw wood the instant it reached his nose? Since when did a woman's hair color make him feel as if he'd just freebased a bowl of Viagra? - Author: Anonymous
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#50. Remember that thing Truman Capote said years ago about Jack Kerouac: "That's not writing, it's typing"? I keep thinking that what we do now, with this medium of instant delivery, isn't writing, and doesn't even qualify as typing either: it's just sending. - Author: Lynne Truss
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#51. I like buying iTunes. It's instant. - Author: Caitlin Rose
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#52. Stand-up keeps you on your toes because it's instant. With TV and movies, you have to wait for the numbers to come in to see what happened at the box office. With stand-up, it's right there, that night, in your face. - Author: Mo'Nique
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#53. We live in an age of instant knowledge. And there's almost a sense of entitlement to that. - Author: J.J. Abrams
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#54. Dying was and easy thing to accomplish, effortless in its agony. It was living that was hard, requiring endless toil and labor, and for all one's efforts, it could be stolen in an instant. - Author: Danielle L. Jensen
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#55. When a man plays a woman in a dress, you're halfway there. It's inherently funny. When a woman plays a man, for whatever reason, it's not that instant kind of funny. - Author: Tina Fey
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#56. Loyalty is like instant coffee: it's cheap and ultimately unsatisfying. - Author: Michael Dobbs
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#57. I think it's become such a part of younger people's daily life to have the instant access to each other that it sometimes gets a little presumptuous. People feel like it's OK, for example, to email you with some weird personal criticism they have. - Author: Ted Leo
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#58. A lot of stuff you hear on the radio is like instant hooky pop, but I can't imagine it being covered in the future by other artists. It's really for themselves. - Author: Andy Bell
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#59. Death's face became a little stiffer, if that were possible. The blue glow in his eye sockets flickered red for an instant. I SEE, he said. The tone suggested that death was too good for cat-haters. YOU LIKE GREAT BIG DOGS, I IMAGINE. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#60. Let's take the instant by the forward top;
For we are old, and on our quick'st decrees
The inaudible and noiseless foot of Time
Steals ere we can effect them. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#61. At this instant, Alessandro was electrified, as if lightning had struck the telephone wire or Saint Elmo's fire had filled the room, for part of the dream that he could not recall had come back to him with full force. - Author: Mark Helprin
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#62. If you bring something up, it's imperative to explain your thought. - Author: Keith Grafman
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#63. Because that's the thing about the exact moment when you get somewhere that has required effort: There's a freeze-frame instant of total fulfillment, when every expectation has been met and the world is perfect. - Author: Amanda Lindhout
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#64. I love performing on stage the most. It's getting that instant reaction from a live audience. There are no boundaries, you can take your character as far as you want to, you can be the craziest person ever. - Author: Jennifer Ellison
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#65. A person's personality can only be known by learning about his background, because this is where he generates his character. Your character for instant was shaped back when you were a small child, and that applies to everybody else. - Author: Jack Roberts
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#66. It is universally accepted that an admission of atheism would be instant political suicide for any (U.S.) presidential candidate. - Author: Richard Dawkins
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#67. Men forget everything; women remember everything. That's why men need instant replay in sports. They've already forgotten what's happened. - Author: Rita Rudner
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#68. cherish what you have, for in an instant it can be gone. And when it's gone, let the memory not be a weight that drags you down, but a bright light leading you forward. - Author: Juliet Marillier
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#69. The beauty of a metaphor is it doesn't have to be real to ring true. The instant a metaphor becomes true it ceases to be a metaphor, which suggests a disconnect between truth and what's commonly referred to as reality. - Author: Sol Luckman
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#70. That's the thing about life; everything feels so permanent, but you can disappear in an instant. - Author: Jonathan Tropper
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#71. And that's when it hit me. Like a building had fallen on me. The oxygen in my chest swirled into a vortex created by a single instant of horrifying clarity. - Author: Dennis Lehane
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#72. No Angie, it's instant. Like when someone trips in the cafeteria and you're laughing so hard milk comes out of your nose, the guy next to you is laughing so hard he accidentally farts. BOOM! Friends for life! - Author: George Lopez
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#73. Forever and An Instant met up one day,
Had a short, but lovely talk,
then each went on it's way. - Author: Bo Burnham
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#74. When creating great experiences, it's not so much about doing what users expect. Instead, it's about creating a design that clearly meets their needs at the instant they need it. - Author: Jared Spool
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#75. I sort of lean back into him. Like I'm melting into him. And in that instant, I finally know what it feels like to be whole. I've been wishing for my life to get better. Now I realize that James can take me to a place where everything's the way it should be. He can definitely take me there. - Author: Susane Colasanti
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#76. We are only an instant, that's true. But we are eternal. - Author: Alice Hoffman
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#77. Love doesn't spurt up like an instant bonfire, consuming all reason, it flickers and falters, and sometimes almost goes out. The fact that it doesn't go out, despite all the rain that fall on it
that's love. - Author: V.C. Andrews
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#78. Our whole life is startlingly moral. There is never an instant's truce between virtue and vice. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#79. A dark woman with a sharp nose opened her mouth to yell and no sound came from her. There was the instant when nobody makes a sound, when it almost seems as if there will never again be any sound - after the sound of a gun. (Guns at Cyrano's) - Author: Raymond Chandler
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#80. The instant people specialize, it's in their interest to dehumanize the people their specialized function operates upon. - Author: William T. Vollmann
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#81. The experience of yoga is unspeakable. It's the experience of samadhi. It's the experience of connectedness, of oneness, boundlessness, merging with God consciousness ... even if it's just for an instant. - Author: Beryl Bender Birch
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#82. Accepting a psychiatric diagnosis is like a religious conversion. It's an adjustment in cosmology, with all its accompanying high priests, sacred texts, and stories of religion. And I am, for better or worse, an instant convert. - Author: Kiera Van Gelder
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#83. She was happy, and perfectly in line with the tradition of those women they used to call "ruined," "fallen," feckless, bitches in heat, ravished dolls, sweet sluts, instant princesses, hot numbers, great lays, succulent morsels, everybody's darlings ... - Author: Jean Genet
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#84. Business executives need to start by spelling out and communicating their values. Then they need to lead by example. This means getting rid of the bad apples and declining opportunities that bring instant wealth at the cost of selling one's soul. - Author: Vivek Wadhwa
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#85. I was too young that time to value her,
But now I know her. If she be a traitor,
Why, so am I. We still have slept together,
Rose at an instant, learned, played, eat together,
And wheresoe'er we went, like Juno's swans,
Still we went coupled and inseparable. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#86. Courage can come fro many places, and be made of many things, and yesterday's coward can become tomorrow's hero in an instant if the time is right. - Author: Joe Abercrombie
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#87. The ephemeral nature of live performance is the part I love most - it's a monk's sand painting, carefully constructed, then wiped away in an instant. - Author: Rosanne Cash
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#88. I knew in that instant that i needed to get to know her spirit, feel that fire, dive into that passion-and i didn't even know anything about her other than the fact that she was my teammate's sister and her name was Myla - Author: Kristen Hope Mazzola
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#89. Selling scent is a key job for celebrities. At any one time, there'll be hundreds of them at it, going on the world's talk shows, doing photo-shoots, providing employment for thousands. Celebrities are instant brands. - Author: Peter York
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#90. Your entire being can become a scream. At the edge of a hurled knife, that fast. Karou's did. She wasn't flesh and blood in that instant but only air rushing in to gather for a scream that might never end. - Author: Laini Taylor
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#91. Digital has obviously changed things a lot, but not all for the better as far as I'm concerned. Of course it's much more convenient and you're getting instant results, but to me it just lacks the finesse of a roll of film and it has a slightly superimposed feel. - Author: Graeme Le Saux
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#92. We're used to the characteristics of social media - participation, connection, instant gratification - and when school doesn't offer the same, it's easy to tune out. - Author: Adora Svitak
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#93. I will never be a fan of any kind of political correctness: I think it's instant death to creativity. - Author: Mads Mikkelsen
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#94. One of AOL's biggest assets is its brand. For people over 30 and, due to AOL Instant Messenger, even a lot of people under 30, AOL was their first real interaction with technology in a positive way. - Author: Tim Armstrong
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#95. This world is dark and it's so hard to breathe ... but in this instant, when I laughed along with you, I felt that breathing just got a little easier.
-Kanda Yuu - Author: Katsura Hoshino
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#96. When composing a verse let there not be a hair's breath separating your mind from what you write; composition of a poem must be done in an instant, like a woodcutter felling a huge tree or a swordsman leaping at a dangerous enemy. - Author: Matsuo Basho
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#97. I shift on to my side and find myself looking directly into Gale's eyes. For an instant the world recedes and there is just his flushed face, his pulse visible at his temple, his lips slightly parted as he tries to catch his breath. - Author: Suzanne Collins
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#98. Self-pity needed her full attention, and only in solitude could she breathe life into the lacerating details, but at the instant of her assent - how the tilt of a skull could change a life! - Lola had picked up the bundle of Briony's manuscript from - Author: Ian McEwan
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#99. It's almost as if each instant is our last and first. We are always dying, and always reborn. And that is living. - Author: Jonathan Weiner
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#100. I learned early Jack Kirby favorite movies were the Warner Brothers from the '30s. When you look at Jack Kirby's comic books, or at least when I do, I can make an instant connection. When he said he loved those movies it was like, "Of course." - Author: Mike Royer
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