Someone's Name Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Quotes About Someone's Name

#1. One of the hardest areas is duplication; everyone knows there's lots of duplication in government. But when you ask someone, 'OK, name two programs that are duplicative,' typically there's a long pause. - Author: James Lankford
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#2. In Bengal it was so easy to know who was who; more often than not, just to hear someone's name would reveal their religion, their caste, their village. - Author: Amitav Ghosh
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#3. Girlfriends are not wives. I draw the line at married women. Actually, women married to men with guns. If someone's girlfriend wants to make herself available, that's her business. Just don't give my name to your boyfriend. - Author: Jack Dancer
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#4. If you live in a society like ours, in which people seldom object if they hear someone taking the Lord's name in vain but are outraged if they see a pregnant woman smoking, then you are living in a world that values the worldly more than the divine. - Author: David Brooks
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#5. The judgment means a lot. As a journalist being accused of invading someone's privacy, there is always a risk that it will stick to your name. - Author: Asne Seierstad
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#6. How does someone keep a chicken inside a fence? I had closed my eyes at that one, picturing Cocky running off into the cotton fields, and me, standing at the edge of the fence, hollering the rooster's name like a crazy woman. - Author: Alessandra Torre
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#7. It's annoying when people tag my name in their conversation with someone else [on Twitter.] - Author: Casper Smart
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#8. And I'll know that this is what you live for - to hear someone say. "Let's go home," to hear someone you love call your name. - Author: Leah Stewart
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#9. I don't get upset if people think I'm crazy. If you go to a mental hospital and someone calls you a name, would you get upset? Of course not. Well, that's the way I think about the world. They don't know any better. - Author: Jacque Fresco
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#10. I used to be someone.

Someone named Jenna Fox.

That's what they tell me. But I am more than a name. More than they tell me. More than the facts and statistics they fill me with. More than the video clips they make me watch.

More. But I'm not sure what. - Author: Mary E. Pearson
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#11. The lawyer refused to tell me my brother's name, and my colleagues started a betting pool. The leading candidate: John Travolta. I secretly hoped for a literary descendant of Henry James - someone more talented than I: someone brilliant without even trying. - Author: Mona Simpson
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#12. Yeah, it's so popular it's almost legal. The customers are torn between needing someone and wanting to be alone at the same time, which has probably always been the name of that particular game, even before we had the neuroelectronics to enable them to have it both ways. - Author: William Gibson
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#13. Once a man has seen a dragon in flight, let him stay home and tend his garden in content, someone had written once, for this wide world has no greater wonder. Tyrion scratched at his scar and tried to recall the author's name. - Author: George R R Martin
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#14. Name one practical, down-to-earth effect of spirituality," said the skeptic who was ready for an argument. "Here's one," said the Master. "When someone offends you, you can raise your spirits to heights where offenses cannot reach. - Author: Anthony De Mello
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#15. As soon as you see 'Dame' in front of someone's name, you get nervous, but Dame Maggie Smith is the most wonderfully gentle woman I have ever met. She never had a bad word to say. - Author: Tom Felton
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#16. Even as a kid, I wore J.C. Penney plain-pocket jeans because they were plain pockets. I didn't want anybody's name on my backside. I personally don't like to wear clothing that is named for somebody or has someone's likeness all over it. - Author: Matthew McConaughey
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#17. If someone's ungrateful and you tell him he's ungrateful, okay, you've called him a name. You haven't solved anything. - Author: Robert M. Pirsig
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#18. Writing to you like this is the same as saying your name when I've woken up late, feeling sick, tasting rot. It's pointless, but it happens. - Author: Gwendoline Riley
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#19. It is like the feeling you have when someone says your first name all the time in conversation and you know he's been reading Carnegie. - Author: Reid Hoffman
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#20. have liked for him to say my name again, though. You know how it is when someone says your name really well, like it means something that makes the world a better place. In Louis Chen's case, he sometimes says my name as if it were a lesser-known word for bacon. - Author: Helen Oyeyemi
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#21. Written by the ancient Chinese philosopher of the same name, the 'Zhuangzi' is one long perplexing puzzle of a rambling collection of enigmatic short stories. It's a strange feeling to laugh at a joke written by someone in the 4th century B.C. - Author: Patrick Stump
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#22. When I was old enough to change my name, I changed it to Mr. T so that the first word out of someone's mouth was 'Mister,' a sign of respect. - Author: Mr. T
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#23. I made my name and reputation DJing in hip-hop clubs in New York. 'Celebrity DJ' is a term that I hated. To me a celebrity DJ is someone that's on 'Big Brother' or in some kind of B-movie who gets a gig to DJ even though they're not talented enough to do it. - Author: Mark Ronson
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#24. When someone steals a person's clothes, we call him a thief. Should we not also give the same name to the one who could clothe the naked but does not? - Author: Saint Basil
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#25. Of course, every time someone does a story on plastic surgery, my name will be dragged up. I've made it safe for other people to have plastic surgery. It's no longer a bad word. - Author: Greta Van Susteren
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#26. I'd like to see someone try to make Cush Jumbo up. It's my real name. - Author: Cush Jumbo
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#27. Don't you?" said Moody quietly. "It's very simple, Karkaroff. Someone put Potter's name in that goblet knowing he'd have to compete if it came out. - Author: J.K. Rowling
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#28. The number one rule of the Internet: People are lazy. If you don't include a link, no one can click it. Attribution without a link online borders on useless: 99.9 percent of people are not going to bother Googling someone's name. - Author: Austin Kleon
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#29. The pause in conversation when you're about to introduce someone but you've forgotten their name. There's a word for it. In Scotland, it's called a tartle. - Author: Robyn Schneider
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#30. The past after all is only another name for someone else's present. - Author: David McCullough
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#31. I met someone special today," I told her. "His name is Lawson Gale." She wagged her tail at me. "I dunno, Rosie, but if there's any such thing as perfect for me, he just might be it. - Author: N.R. Walker
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#32. On Twitter, if you want to quote someone else, you say, 'RT, re-tweet, that person's name, and then what they said before.' And it's a way of essentially saying, 'I'm not saying this, but my friend said this and I thought this was interesting.' - Author: Ethan Zuckerman
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#33. The best words in the best order ... one always go the same shock of recognition and delight when someone's words swam up to meet a thought or name a picture. Poetry was awful good material to think with. - Author: Mary Stewart
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#34. The first red carpet I did was at New York's Paris Theatre ... It was this beautiful night, and everyone is screaming my name. I'm the least pretentious actress you can ever meet. Someone said to me that I look like I've been doing this forever, and I said that's because I watch E! - Author: Amy Landecker
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#35. Vicariously,'" she said slowly. "You'll have to tell me what that means, Anthony." The way she said his name induced a kind of intimacy. It promised something, a repetition in some future time. "It means" - Anthony's mouth had dried - "it means pleasure gained through the pleasure of someone else. - Author: Jojo Moyes
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#36. I never had a good answer to Mom's question. 'If I don't remember, will I have been here at all?' But maybe her question was flawed. Maybe it doesn't matter what you remember. Maybe if someone else remembers and speaks your name, you were here. - Author: Sally Hepworth
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#37. She knows that feeling too. Of believing that each time someone says her name, it's to tell her that something bad has happened. - Author: Melina Marchetta
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#38. Saudia Arabia takes in half a trillion dollars every year in oil revenue, and the country has a population smaller than New York state, but when your system of government is an eleventh century monarchy, someone's going to end up poor, and it's not gonna be the guy whose first name is King. - Author: Craig Ferguson
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#39. R," Elizabeth breathed. "For what? Rheumatism? Retinue? Richard the Third?"
The planchette continued to move, torward the O.
"Romantic? It's going to tell us our husband's name! Or else ... rotund." She paused. "Is it calling us fat?"
"Someone's going to have a row? - Author: Alyxandra Harvey
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#40. Logen still remembered the first time he had to leave someone behind, remembered it like it was yesterday. Strange how the boy's name had gone but the face was with him still. - Author: Joe Abercrombie
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#41. Virtuoso? Are you serious? What kind of code name is that? Who's assigning code names these days? They should be shot. How can anyone feel threatened by someone named Virtuoso? - Author: Elizabeth Bevarly
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#42. I've considered lobbying the medical field to rename rheumatoid arthritis something sexier, younger, and more exotic. Something like "The Midnight Death," or "Impending Vampirism." Or perhaps to name it after someone famous. Like "Lou Gehrig's disease, part two: THE RECKONING. - Author: Jenny Lawson
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#43. When a man modifies or adorns a woman's name, or dispatches an endearment into her vicinity, he is attempting at once to alter and deny her, to dilute the privacy of the category she has inherited and to require that she respond as someone quite less than herself. - Author: Ben Marcus
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#44. Granny looked up at the zombie. He was - or, technically, had been - a tall, handsome man. He still was, only now he looked like someone who had walked through a room full of cobwebs.
'What's your name, dead man?' she said. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#45. It's hard to make a living in this business. Unions aren't as strong as they used to be. For a journeyman actor - someone who doesn't have a famous name but has consistent work in theater or film or TV - it has become harder to get through, harder to raise a family. - Author: Annette Bening
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#46. Oh, do fuck off. You Muslims and your aversion to drink. Fucking slaughter the greater part of the Western fucking world in Allah's name, but someone wants to toast to your health and suddenly it's all piety, prayer, throw out the pork, and let's put draperies around the women. - Author: Christopher Moore
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#47. I made work specifically for them not to like. If you made paintings of flowers and someone says they hate it, it's like, "What do you mean? It's a flower!" But if you make a painting of your name and somebody says they hate it, it's like, "Well, why would you like a painting of my name anyway?" - Author: Josh Smith
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#48. The big-name stars ... are always going to be playing what they've played before if they want to remain so-called A-list stars. That's why someone like Johnny Depp is doing more interesting roles not caring about the size of the movie. - Author: Ben Stiller
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#49. You ever wondered what it's like to be me?
I always wondered what it's like to be you.
Quick, lets change clothes
before someone else knows.
So what's your name? "

E.J.B. - Author: Esteban Jesus Bordallo
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#50. I remember I was in grade school, the fourth grade, in a free reading period in the library. Someone in my class found a copy of the Forbes 400, a list of the richest people in America, and my dad's name was on it. - Author: Jamie Johnson
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#51. Satriani's Law: There's at least a 30% chance that someone will print the name Satriani incorrectly - Author: Joe Satriani
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#52. It was like someone far away calling someone else's name. - Author: Garth Nix
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#53. When God changed someone's name in Scripture, He changed their destiny: Abram to Abraham, Jacob to Israel, Simon to Peter. - Author: Peter Kreeft
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#54. When I was a barber, me being extreme was how I got popular: you name it, I was drawing it on someone's head. - Author: Swizz Beatz
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#55. There are two differences between an orgy and a sex club. First, at a sex club it's considered bad form to introduce yourself to someone before you start putting parts of his body in your mouth. At an orgy you are allowed to offer your name as long as you do so with an obvious sense of irony. - Author: Joel Derfner
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#56. The only thing that makes a name important, and yours, is that it's given to you by someone who loves you - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#57. Name ten thousand reasons why you never want to die, go and tell someone who might've forgotten. Try to list the endless reasons why it's good to be alive, and then just smile for a while about them. - Author: Paul Baribeau
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#58. Saturdays are set for antique shops. Williamsburg in Brooklyn has some good ones. I get in there and start meddling around with dusty boxes and rickety, worn-in stuff. I like it when I find something with someone else's name on it. - Author: Valerie June
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#59. I play games on-set at work. Sometimes I can't remember people's names, so I start throwing out clues. Like if I can't think of George Clooney, I'll say, 'You know, drop-dead gorgeous, was on a big TV show ... ' Until someone says his name, I can't finish my story! - Author: Andie MacDowell
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#60. It's rarely good when someone says your full name, except perhaps when it's at the end of I have a package for. - Author: Lemony Snicket
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#61. When you love someone, you say their name different. Like it's safe inside your mouth. - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#62. But God, most importantly, I pray that through our union, you will pour your love into someone that needs it. That you will shine your light through us so that our marriage will bring nothing but honor and glory to your name. - Author: S.M. Smith
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#63. I know someone loves me from how they say my name. Like with my mom and dad, when they say "Benjamin" it's like my name is safe in their mouth. - Author: David Ebershoff
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#64. It [retirement] was absolutely boring. You can't go and say, 'I'm retired now. That's it!' It won't take long and you're really gone for good and someone throws the last shovel of dirt on a coffin with your name on it. That's the moment you're really retiring - when you die. - Author: Ozzy Osbourne
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#65. Sometimes, it's never an insult to be called what someone thinks is a bad name. - Author: Harper Lee
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#66. Here's the path to sobriety: Play the Ron Paul drinking game. Watch CNN and take a drink every time someone says his name. - Author: Doug Stanhope
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#67. I've never been in a band where someone goes, 'Ah, I've got the perfect name! And it's because I climbed Mount Fuji, and at the top a golden dove came down ... ' It's always a bunch of guys sitting around going, 'How about Rotten Chipmunks?' - Author: Wes Borland
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#68. Clapping is easily the best example of self-amplification in the world. It sprouts from a single wham to a wave of sound in no time. As soon as someone clapped on hearing Tulsi's name, an avalanche of applause followed. - Author: Pawan Mishra
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#69. Frankly, it's depressing, each night sleeping in someone else's home. I miss having a roof to my name. Our situation isn't an 'All in the Family' cliche, but it's still easy to see reality in plain terms: I live with my in-laws, and I can't say when that will change. - Author: Rosecrans Baldwin
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#70. For heaven's sake, if you don't know someone's name, just pretend you do. Do that thing everyone else does, where you vaguely say, "Nice to see you!" and make weak eye contact. - Author: Mindy Kaling
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#71. I'm not worried about plagiarism, I don't care if every person between here and Hell's creation put their name on my work as long as it ends up in the eyes of someone that found peace in the words - Author: Stanley Victor Paskavich
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#72. The point, dear Davis, is that sometimes what you want is nothing more than to put your name beside someone else's, someone whom you love. Stretch your name out alongside theirs as though it was you, lying next to them. - Author: Helen Humphreys
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#73. Do I want someone to get more hits than me? No. Do I want someone to hit more home runs than me? No. Do I want someone to have more RBI than me? No. I get a kick out of seeing the all-time leaders and my name's on top of every one, with the exception of strikeouts. I get a kick out of that. - Author: George Brett
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#74. It was for Alec she made the wings.

It was the only gift she ever gave him; it was the only gift she has ever given to someone without a new name attached, the only gift she's ever given without killing someone first. - Author: Genevieve Valentine
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#75. Say someone tells me their name - that name can turn into a taste or a color and that's how I categorize it in my mind. It's an easy way of categorizing things. - Author: Ali Banisadr
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#76. I hate academic mysteries. As soon as I come across the word 'don' and it's not someone's first name, I close the book. - Author: Fran Lebowitz
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#77. Have you ever been married? Had that thing of someone calling you by a name not your own? It's unsettling. It's like a fictitious person. - Author: Stacy Schiff
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#78. It struck me that this was the second time in a couple of days that just yelling someone's name on the street could have spelled disaster. Then it struck me how wrong that was. To have to keep your life sectioned off like that. A signal that you'd fallen into a bad way to live. - Author: Catherine Ryan Hyde
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#79. It doesn't matter how simple your name is; it's always a surprise to hear it spoken aloud by someone new, how the specific arrangement of syllables sounds coming out of their mouth. - Author: Katie Heaney
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#80. When someone yells "STOP," I never know if it's in the name of love, if it's Hammertime or if I should collaborate and listen...

(borrowed from Pinterest.) - Author: Jackie Schnupp
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#81. Someone once asked, 'What's your best pickup line?' I said, 'My best pickup line is, 'Hi, my name is Hugh Hefner.' - Author: Hugh Hefner
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#82. What would you do, if you were a free man?"
"I would take my violin and play. I would walk the world and play, until someone called me by name and called me home. - Author: S. Jae-Jones
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#83. Using someone's name during a conversation was like a casual caress, like stroking their hair. - Author: Harry Mulisch
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#84. Sports Jerseys: To wear another man's name on your back is a subconscious slap in the face to who you are. Don't fantasize about being someone else. Put in the work required to rise to the level of your greatest self. - Author: Steve Maraboli
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#85. One always got the same shock of recognition and delight when someone's words swam up to meet a thought or name a picture. - Author: Mary Stewart
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#86. It's funny, having the same name as someone. Me, Emma Watson and Emma Stone, the amount of times I've been called Emma Watson or Emma Stone is so funny. It's just 'cause we're all named Emma. None of us look alike. - Author: Emma Roberts
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#87. The original route, whether called U. S. 40 or something else, will furnish the main-traveled road until someone disproves the geometrical proposition that a straight line is the shortest distance between points. - Author: George R. Stewart
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#88. That's because you've never been one. You haven't spent years wearing someone else's clothes, taking someone else's name, living in someone else's houses, and working someone else's job to fit in. And if you don't sell out, then you run away ... proving you're the Gypsy they said you were all along. - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#89. Every single substitute teacher growing up could not pronounce my name, so whenever someone pauses, I'm like, 'Oh, that's me.' - Author: Cary Fukunaga
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#90. Kale, jackass. His name is Kale, I snapped. Someone had joined the line behind Dad. The woman made an irritated noise of disapproval at my choice of wording and covered her small son's ears.
Great. Now I was corrupting children. - Author: Jus Accardo
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#91. Someone will ask later, sometimes searching for a name, his own or someone's else's why I neglected his sadness or his love ... But I didn't have enough time or ink for everyone. Or maybe it was the strain of the city, of time the cold heart of the clocks ... - Author: Pablo Neruda
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#92. I don't have all the facts. And I might misremember. As a matter of fact, after I finished Winter Journal, I realized that I'd gotten someone's name wrong. - Author: Paul Auster
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#93. There are a lot of hardcore 'Napoleon' fans, and they do the research and find photos of what I look like when I'm not 'Kip-ified.' Those fans recognize me. It happens maybe once a week, where someone will come up to me and be, like, 'Dude, you're Kip.' And I'm, like, 'Yeah, my name's Aaron.' - Author: Aaron Ruell
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#94. Then there is the boy you can never stop thinking about. Whenever you see his name, it trips you up. Even if it's one that belongs to many others, even if he belongs to someone else. - Author: Lang Leav
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#95. If you're reading this, then I guess someone, somewhere does go through the rubbish and read every piece of paper that gets balled up and tossed away. So in that case here it is- my name's Sal. - Author: Alex Scarrow
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#96. Just forgive her in the name of God," Amma said of Abida. "Maybe it's good for you and her that she moved on with her life. Think positively that God gave your life back not to destroy with someone who failed to keep her promise. - Author: Anand Giridharadas
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#97. A typical wine writer was once described as someone with a typewriter who was looking for his name in print, a free lunch, and a way to write off his wine cellar. It's a dated view. Wine writers now use computers. - Author: Frank J. Prial
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#98. That's the thing about flying: You could talk to someone for hours and never even know his name, share your deepest secrets and then never see them again. - Author: Jennifer E. Smith
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#99. I already have the weird experience of having a name for myself personally that's connected to someone that's in the public eye. So you have me, Zooey Deschanel, and then there's Zooey Deschanel's public persona. - Author: Zooey Deschanel
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#100. I myself, from the very beginning, Seemed to myself like someone's dream or delirium Or a reflection in someone else's mirror, Without flesh, without meaning, without a name. Already I knew the list of crimes That I was destined to commit. - Author: Anna Akhmatova
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