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#1. The recent death of Gene McCarthy reminded me of a lesson I spent a long, long time unlearning, so now I have to re-learn it. It's about political courage and heroes, and when a country is desperate for leadership. There are times when regular politics will not do, and this is one of those times. - Author: Molly Ivins
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#2. Gray vines coiled leftward in this northern hemisphere, what winds them shapes the dogwhelk's shell. Weeds sprouted from cinder and brick. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#3. Preseason football is hard to evaluate. It's never going to be clean for the quarterbacks. You have to overcome the ugly plays and be productive. It's a component of leadership that is necessary. The guys that make it in the league survive that. - Author: Mike McCarthy
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#4. My tricks are, I get Botox in my forehead-I just have my doctor do a little shot there. if you overdo, it looks bad. I believe in just a little bit. It allows you to keep that mobility in your face. It's a great little secret. - Author: Jenny McCarthy
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#5. Angel?" he whispered in the dark. "Yes?" "What does it feel like to love someone?" A lump caught in my throat and I lightly ran my fingers down his bare arm. "It feels like this." "That's what I thought." -Erin McCarthy/The Coming Dark - Author: Erin McCarthy
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#6. There is only one thing more harmful to society than an elected official forgetting the promises he made in order to get elected; that's when he doesn't forget them. - Author: John McCarthy
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#7. Out there on the field, the game is everything. It builds you up, breaks you down, and it bleeds you dry. But I love it. It's the only place I'm free. - Brody Madden - Author: Kate McCarthy
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#8. I like reading in a pub rather than a library or study, as it's generally much easier to get a drink. - Author: Pete McCarthy
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#9. I'd rather watch a character be good at something and be challenged - there's more to play in that. - Author: Melissa McCarthy
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#10. I'd have given you my entire heart if you'd only asked, but it's not yours now. It's not yours. - Author: Kate McCarthy
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#11. A movie playing on the TV screen in front of us. Some sort of bad Tom Cruise drama. I've never liked Tom Cruise. He always reminded me of someone's creepy cousin, who smiles too big before he touches your butt and whispers something gross in your ear with hot whiskey breath. - Author: Erin McCarthy
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#12. You know what my favourite quotation is? ... It's from Chaucer ... Criseyde says it, I am myne owene woman, wel at ese. - Author: Mary McCarthy
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#13. Look around you, he said. There is no prophet in the earth's long chronicle who's not honored here today. Whatever form you spoke of you were right. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#14. It's a mess, aint it Sheriff?
If it aint it'll do till a mess gets here. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#15. He's a pig and I don't allow livestock in the house. - Author: Erin McCarthy
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#16. Once our country is fully engulfed in a debt crisis, our economy will be torn apart, and every American will be a victim of the federal government's failure to prevent this disaster. - Author: Kevin McCarthy
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#17. That it doesn't matter if you live a billion years, or just a short handful like Jake. It's how bright you burn while living them that really matters, and Jake burned so bright it hurt my eyes. - Author: Kate McCarthy
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#18. Parents of recovered children, and I've met hundreds, all share the same experience of doubters and deniers telling us our child must have never even had autism or that the recovery was simply nature's course. We all know better, and frankly we're too busy helping other parents to really care. - Author: Jenny McCarthy
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#19. He believed in God even if he was doubtful of men's claims to know God's mind. But that a God unable to forgive was no God at all. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#20. The uncle lit up and blew smoke in a thin blue viper's breath toward the window. It coiled and diffused in the yellow light. He smiled. I'd like to have a dollar for every time I quit, he said. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#21. I believe any time that both parties are talking, it's a good thing. - Author: Kevin McCarthy
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#22. I worked at a place that followed a system where the quarterback was taught to take the sack rather than force the throw. That's kind of an old-school theory, but it has existed in this game. - Author: Mike McCarthy
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#23. It is not my experience that life's difficulties make people more charitable. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#24. The wind sounded of Mother Earth's forsaken and abandoned cries. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#25. I believe the Constitution matters: that it's not just a few pieces of paper. - Author: Kevin McCarthy
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#26. But I figured every girl on the planet had found herself wishing she had a free pass inside a man's mind at one point or another. Maybe it was self-preservation that we didn't have such powers. It might be holy-crap creepy in there. - Author: Erin McCarthy
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#27. You think when you wake up in the mornin yesterday don't count. But yesterday is all that does count. What else is there? Your life is made out of the days it's made out of. Nothin else. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#28. It's just my creepy science mind at work. I was thinking how bizarre it is that a parasite is growing in you and will eventually explode from your body through an extremely narrow opening, and yet you will both survive. - Author: Erin McCarthy
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#29. As much as I cherish your [McCarthy's] right to a platform as an independent candidate I am not going to sit here quietly and listen to you denigrate the two party system. It has served our country well over the last two hundred years. - Author: John Anderson
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#30. He said that that what men do not understand is that what the dead have quit is itself no world but is only the picture of the world in men's hearts. He said that the world cannot be quit for it is eternal in whatever form as are all things within it. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#31. Everyone's a pacifist between wars. It's like being a vegetarian between meals. - Author: Colman McCarthy
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#32. When someone really believes in what they're saying, but it's crazy, it's, like, my favorite thing on earth. - Author: Melissa McCarthy
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#33. If somebody's doing something, and you're laughing, and at the same time you're so embarrassed for them, it's my absolute kind of favorite type of laugh. - Author: Melissa McCarthy
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#34. Your heart's desire is to be told some mystery. The mystery is that there is no mystery. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#35. Many times, we spend so much time on policy, but we don't explain how the policy affects and makes the heart even grow bigger. And I think that's a place that we have to look inside. - Author: Kevin McCarthy
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#36. The nature of the universe probably depends heavily on who is the actual protagonist. Lately I've been suspecting it's one of my cats. - Author: Wil McCarthy
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#37. I never had any doubts about my abilities. I knew I could write. I just had to figure out how to eat while doing this.
[Cormac McCarthy's Venomous Fiction, New York Times, April 19, 1992] - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#38. Cormac McCarthy's language is perfect. He is in my view the greatest living American prose stylist. - Author: Tommy Lee Jones
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#39. Joseph McCarthy, the Junior Republican Senator from Wisconsin, ruled America like devil king for four years. His purges were an American mirror image of Stalin's purges, an unnoticed similarity. - Author: Martha Gellhorn
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#40. All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one's heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes. So, he whispered to the sleeping boy. I have you. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#41. In terms of threshold, as long as it's based in reality, you can go pretty far, as long as you buy that it's really happening. - Author: Melissa McCarthy
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#42. Meditation is the process of quieting one's mind, and letting go of the worries and stress of life. - Author: Tim McCarthy
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#43. He nodded toward the specimens he'd collected. These anonymous creatures, he said, may seem little or nothing in the world. Yet the smallest crumb can devour us. Any smallest thing beneath yon rock out of men's knowing. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#44. Men believe death's elections to be a thing inscrutable yet every act invites the act which follows and to the extent that men put one foot before the other they are accomplices in their own deaths as in all such facts of destiny. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#45. All art is a form of hacking, it's a kind of breeching open of a closed system. - Author: Tommy McCarthy
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#46. She patted his hand. Gnarled, ropescarred, speckled from the sun and the years of it. The ropy veins that bound them to his heart. There was map enough for men to read. There God's plenty of signs and wonders to make a landscape. To make a world. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#47. But once you cross the Shannon - even though geographically you have only come a short distance - different rules of time apply, and most people still understand the crucial secret of human happiness: that it's better to do a few things slowly, than a lot of things fast. - Author: Pete McCarthy
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#48. I believed in realism, as summarized by John McCarthy's comment to the effect that if we worked really hard, we'd have an intelligent system in from four to four hundred years. - Author: Marvin Minsky
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#49. I always say, I'm certain I changed 'Watchmen' less than the Coen brothers changed 'No Country for Old Men.' I'm certain of it. But you don't hear the Cormac McCarthy fans, like, up in arms about it. They should be. It's like an amazing Pulitzer Prize-winning book. - Author: Zack Snyder
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#50. It's very fluid, this space between philosophy and literature, and that's something that resonates for me. - Author: Tom McCarthy
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#51. There's a difference between quittin and knowin when you're beat. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#52. I believe it's a shoulder thing that goes up ... - Author: Carolyn McCarthy
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#53. I started a deli when I was 19 years old. Kevin O's. The sandwiches at Kevin O's were a little like Subway before Subway - fresh baked bread. My best seller was turkey with cream cheese and artichoke hearts. I just made it up. - Author: Kevin McCarthy
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#54. It's about the possibility, or otherwise, of meaning in the world. And the possibility, or otherwise, of writing. And the possibility, or otherwise, of the resolution of everything into some coherent, cogent vision. - Author: Tom McCarthy
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#55. We're like the Comanches was two hundred years ago. We don't know what's goin to show up here come daylight. We don't even know what color they'll be. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#56. To have a child when you're older, it wrenches you up out of your nap and makes you look at things, you know, afresh. It forces the world on you. And I think it's a good thing. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#57. Diesel better have a big dick, that's all she was saying. - Author: Erin McCarthy
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#58. I'm like a three-and-a-half, four-hour-a-night sleeper. It's not enough to function. - Author: Melissa McCarthy
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#59. Throwaways are OK. When a quarterback throws the ball away in our system, that's a plus. That's a plus decision. That's the way I've always graded it. - Author: Mike McCarthy
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#60. Though Trish and her bad boy types weren't exactly Kindra's style, she had to agree that Violet went for quiet and uninteresting. Sort of like mild salsa. Why even bother? You'd be better off just biting a tomato. - Author: Erin McCarthy
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#61. This is a terrible place to die in.
Where's a good one? - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#62. Even when someone gets to looking like she should be so proud of herself, instead she's like, 'I could be another three pounds less; I could be a little taller and have bigger lips.' - Author: Melissa McCarthy
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#63. When you die it's the same as if everybody else did too. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#64. Boyd aint goin nowhere. If I am he is. Boyd's a juvenile. They aint goin to turn him over to you. Hell. You're a juvenile yourself. I aint askin. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#65. There was a sharp crack from somewhere on the mountain. Then another. It's just a tree falling, he said. It's okay. The boy was looking at the dead roadside trees. It's okay, the man said. All the trees in the world are going to fall sooner or later. But not on us. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#66. To have hope is to have the strength to endure. It's a much stronger emotion than fear. If you have the choice to choose hope or fear, choose hope. - Author: Abby McCarthy
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#67. One thing about me, when I'm wrong I'll admit it. Well. That's a good trait to have. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#68. The idea of a bowed and terrified liberal minority during McCarthy's 'reign of terror' is poppycock. Then as now, all elite opinion was against McCarthy. - Author: Ann Coulter
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#69. Suzanne glanced over at her, eyebrow raised. "Is there an anaconda?" she asked, like it had suddenly occurred to her she could be totally wrong.
Tamara should only be so lucky. "No, there's no anaconda, I can promise you that." Not even a garden snake. - Author: Erin McCarthy
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#70. Twenty-five?" Shawn squawked, horrified. "Good Lord, he's a fetus! - Author: Erin McCarthy
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#71. With my history, unfortunately, with my family suffering through gun violence, it's something that I feel passionately about, that even though the odds are certainly always uphill, that doesn't mean that I will stop fighting to try to change that. - Author: Carolyn McCarthy
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#72. This ferry was taken over by the Yumas and operated for them by a man named Callaghan, but within days it was burned and Callaghan's headless body floated anonymously downriver, a vulture standing between the shoulderblades in clerical black, silent rider to the sea. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#73. If you knew there was somebody out there afoot that had two million dollars of your money, at what point would you quit lookin for em?
That's right. There aint no such a point. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#74. Guns aren't just history's props and agents: they're history itself, spinning alternate futures in their chamber, hurling the present from their barrel, casting aside the empty shells of past - Author: Tom McCarthy
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#75. I watch HGTV like a maniac, and when it's bad, it's like some crazy college guy watching a football game. - Author: Melissa McCarthy
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#76. He was willing to pay her to hang around his house and paint Piper's fingernails? It sounded as easy as Britney Spears. - Author: Erin McCarthy
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#77. They were watching, out there past men's knowing, where stars are drowning and whales ferry their vast souls through the black and seamless sea. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#78. For anthropologists, even the exotic's not exotic, let alone the everyday. - Author: Tom McCarthy
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#79. Laughter is the great antidote for self-pity, maybe a specific for the malady, yet probably it does tend to dry one's feelings out a little, as if by exposing them to a vigorous wind ... - Author: Mary McCarthy
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#80. He imagined that in his estate of eternal night he might somehow have already halved the distance to death. That the transition for him could not be so great for the world was already at some certain distance and if it were not death's terrain he encroached upon in his darkness then whose? - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#81. There's too much shit still down the road that I got to deal with. It aint goin to end here. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#82. It's funny; as I get older I'm reverting to my roots - I want to plant stuff. - Author: Melissa McCarthy
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#83. You need to decide whether you're willing to risk being hurt, plain and simple. You can go for it and have a wonderful relationship. Or you might go for it and crash and burn brilliantly. It's up to you if you want to take that risk, up to you if it's worth it or not. - Author: Erin McCarthy
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#84. Tom McCarthy said to me, 'Buddy, you got an Oscar nomination through that haircut! That's the real feat, man.' - Author: Mark Ruffalo
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#85. He could not construct for the child's pleasure the world he'd lost without constructing the loss as well and he thought perhaps the child had known this better than he. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#86. You all want to be the hero in the film who runs away in slo-mo from the villain's factory that he's just mined, throwing himself to the ground as it explodes. But the explosion's taking place already - it's always been taking place. You just didn't notice ... - Author: Tom McCarthy
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#87. Nineteen is old enough to know that if you have got somethin that means the world to you it's all that more likely it'll get took away. Sixteen was, for that matter. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#88. It's like I'm managing to achieve all this success in spite of my affliction ... Would you ever put that in the headline for a male star? - Author: Melissa McCarthy
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#89. There, he said. You see? You see how this is bad for one's billiard game? This thinking? The French have come into my house to mutilate my billiard game. No evil is beyond them. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#90. Shortly after Senator Eugene J. McCarthy died in 2005 the age of 89, I became an honorary member of the committee starting a fellowship in McCarthy's name at his alma mater, Saint John's University in Collegeville, Minnesota. - Author: Kitty Kelley
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#91. I feel intensely guilty for working ... You have to be able to provide for your kids. But I feel like it's a weird modern phenomenon that you always feel guilty for it. - Author: Melissa McCarthy
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#92. The things I believed in dont exist any more. It's foolish to pretend that they do. Western Civilization finally went up in smoke in the chimneys at Dachau but I was too infatuated to see it. I see it now. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#93. The whip's office is almost more educational - educating members on the bill itself, listening to members ahead of time. - Author: Kevin McCarthy
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#94. That sounded like an insult, but he wasn't sure. "What's a dillweed?"
"You. You're a dill weed."
Well, that cleared things right up. - Author: Erin McCarthy
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#95. I think it's undignified if you don't do your job. - Author: Kevin McCarthy
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#96. When I produced Spartacus, the writer was Dalton Trumbo, who spent a year in jail because he would not answer McCarthy's questions about other people. He submitted the picture under the false name of Sam Jackson. - Author: Kirk Douglas
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#97. The McGovern/McCarthy type candidacies have disappointed too many people, because of a disillusionment with the candidates themselves. - Author: Hunter S. Thompson
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#98. There ain't no law in Mexico. It's just a pack of rogues. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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#99. Oh, child, there's no explainin' the meanness in this world." Armetta shakes her head, wipes wetness off her cheek, then cradles my hands in her palms. "But there's goodness here, too. You can't never lose sight of that, hold on to it. It's the goodness that gets us through. - Author: Susan Carol McCarthy
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#100. Men believe the cure for war is war as the curandero prescribes the serpent's flesh for its bite. - Author: Cormac McCarthy
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