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#1. The Committee's review of a series of intelligence shortcomings, to include intelligence prior to 9/11 and the pre-war intelligence on Iraq, clearly reveal how vital a diverse intelligence workforce is to our national security. - Author: Jane Harman
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#2. Sex is like petrol. It's a galvaniser, a wonderful fuel for starting a relationship. - Author: Elizabeth Jane Howard
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#3. Mrs Downs, a large sad lady who described herself, to Rupert's delight, as bulky but fragile, now came four mornings a week to clean the house. She was one of those people who habitually looked on the black side of everything with a cheerfulness that bordered upon the macabre. - Author: Elizabeth Jane Howard
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#4. I've always felt you don't have to be completely detached, emotionally uninvolved to make precise observations. There's nothing wrong with feeling great empathy for your subjects. - Author: Jane Goodall
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#5. Thirty bucks, okay? That's pretty much my entire supercomputer fund. - Author: Charlie Jane Anders
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#6. It's never too late - never too late to start over, never too late to be happy. - Author: Jane Fonda
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#7. I like to envision the whole world as a jigsaw puzzle ... If you look at the whole picture, it is overwhelming and terrifying, but if you work on your little part of the jigsaw and know that people all over the world are working on their little bits, that's what will give you hope. - Author: Jane Goodall
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#8. It makes me upset, if not angry, when people assume that there can be no morality without a religious framework. If there's a moral framework without all that religious stuff, it's more valuable. - Author: Jane Asher
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#9. Mainly because as women's education increases all around the planet, we find that family size tends to drop. - Author: Jane Goodall
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#10. All my life I thought that the story was over when the hero and heroine were safely engaged
after all, what's good enough for Jane Austen ought to be good enough for anyone. But it's a lie. The story is about to begin, and every day will be a new piece of the plot. - Author: Mary Ann Shaffer
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#11. Sometimes I write less than I'd like but do research. Other times, editor's notes or a copy-edited manuscript or page proofs for a forthcoming novel mean that I need to put my attentions elsewhere for a day or two, but I always come back to writing. - Author: Jane Lindskold
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#12. But while the imaginations of other people will carry them away to form wrong judgements of our conduct, and to decide on it by slight appearances, one's happiness must in some measure be always at the mercy of chance. - Author: Jane Austen
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#13. I am really attracted to films. It's nice to do something new, all the time. That's why I like being an actor. - Author: Jane Levy
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#14. I love it when actors come to you with a problem and you have to listen. You'd like them to just get on with it, but it often means that there's a problem with the script. - Author: Jane Campion
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#15. Dessert doesn't count if you're sharing someone else's. - Author: Elizabeth Jane Howard
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#16. Matt is a tortured soul,' Amanda insisted. 'He's Heathcliff and you're Cathy. He's Rochester and you're Jane Eyre. He's-'
'Darcy and I'm Elizabeth. I get it. And you're wrong. - Author: Robin Brande
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#17. This may sound funny, but as much as the 'Today' show matured me, it also was something of a cocoon. I'd been happy there. I never went into the boss's office and pounded my fist on the desk, saying, 'Give me more money! Give me a prime-time show!' - Author: Jane Pauley
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#18. It's always been you, Caro. The first time I saw you, I thought you were the most beautiful girl that I'd ever seen. I thought you must be a princess like Cinderella. It's only ever been you. - Author: Jane Harvey-Berrick
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#19. No highbrow literary type would ever say 'Moby Dick' is good but it's just about a whale, or a Jane Austen would be important if she wasn't just writing about romantic relationships. - Author: Sophie Hannah
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#20. And I always think of life like a giant wave. You know, it rises and it crests and it flies, and it's just magnificent, and then it crashes. And for a lot of people, when it crashes, that's the end, and they go down the deep, dark hole of depression. - Author: Jane Seymour
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#21. Everybody's heart is open, you know, when they have recently escaped from severe pain, or are recovering the blessing of health. - Author: Jane Austen
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#22. When there's more sick ones than well ones, by golly the sick ones will lock the well ones up. - Author: Mary Jane Ward
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#23. Hi, I'm Jane. I'm twenty-four and I have a similar experience with Tinder where I was, like, at a party with friends and they were like, "This is the funnest game ever. Let's play this." And I downloaded it. And then, like, started seeing way too many people I knew. So I deleted it. - Author: Aziz Ansari
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#24. Walter Scott has no business to write novels, especially good ones. - It is not fair. - He has fame and profit enough as a poet, and should not be taking the bread out of other people's mouths. - I do not like him, and do not mean to like Waverley if I can help it - but fear I must. - Author: Jane Austen
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#25. Fuck that guy, there's more than one man in an ocean of fish - Author: Jane Emery
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#26. Acting was truly all that I ever wanted to do. I've always acted in plays and sang and played music, and you get to a certain age and think there's nothing else that you'd rather do. - Author: Jane Badler
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#27. M: Don't go there. Besides, you want to tell me about this prom date? Hmm?
J: He's just a fiend. We barely know each other.
M: Nice, The stuff dreams are made of. - Author: Kelly Bingham
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#28. I didn't want the children to grow up and, when asked what their mother did, say, 'Oh, Mom's a gun moll in the movies.' - Author: Jane Greer
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#29. As a brother, a landlord, a master, she considered how many people's happiness were in his guardianship!
How much of pleasure or pain it was in his power to bestow!
How much of good or evil must be done by him! - Author: Jane Austen
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#30. I admire all my three sons-in-law highly. Wickham, perhaps is my favourite; but I think I shall like your husband quite as well as Jane's. - Author: Jane Austen
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#31. We don't need better emotional communication from machines. We need people to have more empathy. The reason the Uncanny Valley exists is because humans created it to put other people into. It's how we justify killing each other. - Author: Charlie Jane Anders
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#32. I believe that culture begins in the cradle ... To do without tales and stories and books is to lose humanity's past, is to have no star map for our future. - Author: Jane Yolen
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#33. No man is offended by another man's admiration of the woman he loves; it is the woman only who can make it a torment. - Author: Jane Austen
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#34. Poetry's work is the clarification and magnification of being. - Author: Jane Hirshfield
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#35. Poetry's task is to increase the available stock of reality, R P Blackmur said. - Author: Jane Hirshfield
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#36. I've met a lot of right men ... but it seems as if it's the wrong man that I'm attracted to. - Author: Jane Harvey-Berrick
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#37. 'Never change' is the thing that probably high school students have written in each other's yearbooks for time immemorial. They think that command is possible! - Author: Jane Hamilton
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#38. Knowledge pursued for its own sake - that's the definition of education, as opposed to training. - Author: Jane Haddam
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#39. The dowager rose and slipped from her pew. There was the sound of tearing silk as she threw up her arms to embrace her son. Then:
"Oh, Rupert, darling," she exclaimed in tones of theatrical despair, "don't you see? The game's up! - Author: Eva Ibbotson
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#40. life is very short, and keeping grievances takes so much energy, it's not worth it. If you don't make something positive for yourself at least, what you have is wasted, gone, and you can't get it back. One thing - Author: Jane Marks
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#41. His phone rang again, and he turned it on speaker. "Adair residence - "
"Shut up, Cabe." Silas's voice filled the car. "Your Lexus isn't a residence, and I know you're driving, because I'm watching your GPS dot move down the road. - Author: Jane Washington
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#42. He certainly must have money, for he has just showered Jane with jewelry. Her engagement ring is a diamond cluster so big that it looks like a plaster on Jane's fat paw. - Author: L.M. Montgomery
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#43. Do you think I would want to live under a government that you ran or set up? It's all very nice to say you're an anarchist, but you only want anarchy for yourself. For the rest of us, you want to make sure we do what you say, think how you think, and remember you're the boss. - Author: Jane Smiley
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#44. She's not looking to change you. She wants you just the way you are. And loving someone isn't a crisis. It's normal. Lots of people do it. They love each other and the sky doesn't fall. The world doesn't stop turning. - Author: Mary Jane Hathaway
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#45. It just feels surreal. Every now and then it kind of hits me, but only for a short while, and then it carries on feeling like it didn't really happen, that he's going to walk in this evening and sit in front of the set drinking beer. - Author: Jane Green
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#46. It's the most charming thing about humans. You are all so sure that the lesser animals are bleeding with envy because they didn't have the good fortune to be born Homo sapiens. - Author: Orson Scott Card
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#47. No young lady can be justified in falling in love before the gentleman's love is declared, it must be very improper that a young lady should dream of a gentleman before the gentleman is first known to have dreamt of her. - Author: Jane Austen
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#48. I learned how to play guitar by playing along to Jane's Addiction records and Smashing Pumpkins records, things you can totally hear if you listen to my guitar. - Author: Chino Moreno
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#49. By 2009, [Richard] DeVos's son, Dick and daughter-in-law Betsy were major donors on the Koch lust and facing a $5.2 million civil fine of their own for violating Ohio's campaign-finance laws. - Author: Jane Mayer
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#50. Robert Louis Stevenson ... I'm focusing on the late short stories that I was ignorant of. I always thought he was a boys' author, but he's not at all. - Author: Jane Birkin
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#51. Just as there can be a hole in these narratives, a memoir can be as much about what's forgotten as what's remembered. - Author: Jane Alison
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#52. But some characters in books are really real
Jane Austen's are; and I know those five Bennets at the opening of Pride and Prejudice, simply waiting to raven the young men at Netherfield Park, are not giving one thought to the real facts of marriage. - Author: Dodie Smith
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#53. Sharing the same vision for what's on the page is always a good idea. The director's job is to establish what that is and make sure that everyone sticks to it when it comes down to actually executing it. - Author: Thomas Jane
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#54. Seek women mentors. If you're a businesswoman, look at the TEDx conferences. There's a lot of businesswomen that speak on there. I find them extremely inspiring. - Author: Jane Fonda
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#55. There's something about this place, about Madison and Wisconsin and the Midwest, that's really comforting, ... Malcolm in the Middle. - Author: Jane Kaczmarek
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#56. One of the things I've discovered, thanks to the Japanese, is that you should enjoy yourself. In the old days, I used to think: 'Oh, never be satisfied, never admit to being happy.' But there's no curse in being happy. - Author: Jane Birkin
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#57. Now that's a sight for sore eyes, Sebastian. Maybe I should just leave you here: the hotel maids might appreciate that. Or, better still, maybe I'll take a photograph of you on my phone. Dont worry, I wont post it on the internet, it'll just be my screen saver. - Author: Jane Harvey-Berrick
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#58. God have pity on the smell of gasoline
which finds its way like an arm
through a car window,
more human than kerosene,
more unctuous, more manly. - Author: S. Jane Sloat
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#59. When I was in my 40s was I simply produced my own movies because no one offered me anything. But certainly after 50 it's hard for a woman, which is why television is such a welcoming thing. - Author: Jane Fonda
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#60. It may feel like the more you know about depression and the many forms it can take, the more questions you have. That's how I feel. - Author: Jane Pauley
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#61. I feel it's like being a kid and dressing up, because that's what Baby Jane is. - Author: Millicent Martin
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#62. I like to imagine that all the choices you make during the day that you're doing a particular scene are going to feed into the creation of that scene. It's not a movie-by-movie or a part-by-part basis. It's a day-by-day thing, and sometimes an hour-by-hour thing. - Author: Thomas Jane
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#63. Did you take your sassy pills tonight, Jules?"
"Seriously, Jane. I will cut a bitch."
"Where did you even learn that expression? Have you been watching RuPaul's Drag Race again? - Author: Nicole Peeler
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#64. But nothing's really free, is it? People always make you pay one way or another. - Author: Jane Lotter
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#65. Our young people are assets to be cultivated and nurtured; let's begin treating them that way. - Author: Jane Fonda
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#66. People say maybe we have a soul and chimpanzees don't. I feel that it's quite possible that if we have souls, chimpanzees have souls as well. - Author: Jane Goodall
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#67. If there is a heaven, Jane Austen is sitting in a small room with Mother Teresa and Princess Diana, listening to Duran Duran, forever. If there's a hell, she's standing. - Author: Roddy Doyle
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#68. It's [Joni Mitchell's "A Case of You"] been one of my favorite songs for my entire life. - Author: Jane Monheit
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#69. 'Sin Nombre' was almost like the adolescent version of 'Jane Eyre.' 'Jane Eyre' sort of picks up where 'Sin Nombre' ends. It's about this girl who starts off on her own at her lowest point of despair, and she figures out how she got there. - Author: Cary Fukunaga
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#70. If you don't burn the candle at both ends, what's the candle got two ends for? - Author: Jane Haddam
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#71. I am not someone who's very good at looking after herself, and I am also not someone who goes on holiday very often. - Author: Jane Green
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#72. What I've found - and the older I get, the more I understand this and stand behind it - is, my whole life has been an exploration of telling the truth. It's scary to be truthful, and it's scary to reveal yourself, and I'm very attracted to doing things that scare me. - Author: Jane Wiedlin
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#73. Now for the hitch in Jane's character,' he said at last, speaking more calmly than from his look I had expected him to speak. 'The reel of silk has run smoothly enough so far; but I always knew there would come a knot and a puzzle: here it is. Now for vexation, and exasperation, and endless trouble! - Author: Charlotte Bronte
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#74. I think, because I'm an artist, part of my job is to be a barometer, an antenna. It's in the air and it resonates with a lot of people to lighten up. - Author: Jane Siberry
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#75. Miss Bingley's congratulations to her brother, on his approaching marriage, were all that was affectionate and insincere. - Author: Jane Austen
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#76. If looks could kill ... well, Dick was already dead, so nothing would happen. But Gabriel was not laughing.
"See Dick," Dick said, pointing at his chest. He then swept his hand dangerously close to mind. "Jane. Dick and Jane. Come on, you humorless jackass. That's funny. - Author: Molly Harper
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#77. People's arrest tapes, mug shots, everything is online. - Author: Jane Krakowski
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#78. I have lots of support on Twitter and I think it's great. - Author: Jessica-Jane Applegate
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#79. There was a strange rumor in Highbury of all the little Perrys being seen with a slice of Mrs. Weston's wedding-cake in their hands: but Mr. Woodhouse would never believe it. - Author: Jane Austen
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#80. She [Mary I] married Philip King of Spain, who in her sister's reign, was famous for building Armadas. - Author: Jane Austen
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#81. The studio system is kind of an old boys system and it's difficult for them to trust women to be capable - Author: Jane Campion
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#82. I love films that make you feel good when you come out and, in my opinion, there's not enough of them these days. - Author: Jane Fonda
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#83. I can't, Caro, it's out of my hands now. But I promise it's temporary. I just ... after all this time ... I wanted us to be able to spend more than a few hours together." He stared at his hands. "I don't know when I'll see you again," he mumbled. "I've already waited ten years. - Author: Jane Harvey-Berrick
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#84. Private beneficence is totally inadequate to deal with the vast numbers of the city's disinherited. - Author: Jane Addams
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#85. That's a man's vital spot, the helpless thing he loves. ("Jane Brown's Body") - Author: Cornell Woolrich
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#86. Men fear that becoming 'we' will erase his 'I.' For women, our 'we' is our saving grace Women's relationships are like a renewable source of power. - Author: Jane Fonda
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#87. When you meet chimps you meet individual personalities. When a baby chimp looks at you it's just like a human baby. We have a responsibility to them. - Author: Jane Goodall
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#88. I think it's a pretty good day if I can get through it without lifting a finger. - Author: Jane Kaczmarek
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#89. Yet happiness isn't something you chase, it's something you are. It's something you think, it's something you believe. - Author: Jane Porter
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#90. Shape is a good part of the fig's delight. - Author: Jane Grigson
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#91. The Go-Go's were like my first babies. - Author: Jane Wiedlin
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#92. What I love is how pissed off Jane Eyre is. She's in a rage for the whole novel and the payoff is she gets to marry this blind guy who's toasted his wife in the attic." -Angela Argo "Blue Angel - Author: Francine Prose
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#93. The Holiday Plan Chapter 2: Robbo's Secret - Author: Jane Meadows
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#94. From my perspective, I absolutely believe in a greater spiritual power, far greater than I am, from which I have derived strength in moments of sadness or fear. That's what I believe, and it was very, very strong in the forest. - Author: Jane Goodall
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#95. Every game we play activates our brain, and it's the same brain we have in real life as we have in the game. - Author: Jane McGonigal
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#96. Here's to Mulberry Jane
She made jam when she came
Somebody cut off her feet
Now jelly rolls in the street. - Author: Lou Reed
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#97. When I'm an old lady, I'm going to have my pick of the young men. They'll be like, 'She's Miss Mary Jane!' The young boys will think I'm a hot old lady. - Author: Kirsten Dunst
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#98. My current fear is that the message being sent by the level of vitriol surrounding Gillard's flawed leadership (but tell me whose wasn't flawed) is being heard by Australian women and girls loud and clear. And the message is: 'Don't aspire to high office,sweetheart, because we'll flay you alive.' - Author: Jane Caro
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#99. I cannot believe that I am actually excited at the sight of him. It has been long since anyone has made me feel THIS ... and even though I know I've avoided THIS for fear of getting hurt, there's something about him that makes me want to trust him. - Author: Jane Green
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#100. Had Elizabeth's opinion been all drawn from her own family, she could not have formed a very pleasing picture of conjugal felicity or domestic comfort. - Author: Jane Austen
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