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#1. Better to be safe than to be sorry' is a remark of value only when these are the actual alternatives. - Author: Idries Shah
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#2. Any stupid remark, quoted often enough, becomes gospel. - Author: Leslie Charteris
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#3. The anxiety was like poison ivy. It took nothing to set off that mental itch-a chance remark, remembering an event from the day before-but once it started I found it impossible to stop the cycle. My thoughts twisted in a circle, my pulse hammered, I couldn't concentrate. - Author: Tracy Thompson
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#4. I am married,' she shouted, 'to the cupboard under the sink.' A remark made more mysterious to Mrs Barnes by the sound of a passing ice-cream van playing the opening bars of the 'Blue Danube'. - Author: Alan Bennett
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#5. Is that a pistol in your pocket or are you just glad to see me? (She made this remark in February 1936, at the railway station in Los Angeles upon her return from Chicago, when a Los Angeles police officer was assigned to escort her home) - Author: Mae West
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#6. Captain Billings," he drawled finally, "if you will pardon my candor, I might remark that you are something of an ass, don't you know. - Author: Edgar Rice Burroughs
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#7. I have always heard it said that that is the rarest service, but the easiest to render. The remark struck me; I like to cite remarks that strike me. - Author: Alexandre Dumas
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#8. In the case of most pains let this remark of Epicurus aid thee, that the pain is neither intolerable nor everlasting, if thou bear in mind that it has its limits, and if thou addest nothing to it in imagination ... - Author: Marcus Aurelius
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#9. All of this caused Kiyoaki constant pain. In comparison with Satoko's public humiliation, however, he did not even have a slighting remark to contend with. And however acute his private agony, it was, after all, the torment of a coward. - Author: Yukio Mishima
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#10. Put a scoop of ice cream on it?" she asked. "And coffee. Everyone want coffee?" She looked inquiringly at us, smiling in a way that made me decidedly nervous, especially after that "I can get us a body" remark, and I nodded. Coffee? Why not? - Author: Kim Harrison
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#11. An unkind remark is like a killing frost - no matter how much it warms up, the damage is already done. - Author: Suzanne Woods Fisher
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#12. If your children want to alter society, listen to their reasons and the idealism behind them. Don't crush them with some clever remark straight away. - Author: Prince Charles
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#13. I dare say, my remark came from the professional feeling of there being nothing like leather.
[Mr. Hale
about books; reminding me of my statement that "there is nothing like holding a real book in your hands"] - Author: Elizabeth Gaskell
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#14. Nature's silence is its one remark, and every flake of world is a chip off that old mute and immutable block. - Author: Annie Dillard
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#15. Whenever I overhear someone remark how much I prefer being on my own, it makes me feel desperately lonely. It's as if they're deliberately giving me the cold-shoulder treatment. - Author: Naoki Higashida
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#16. I'd said it because I couldn't look directly at the sun and not remark that it was blinding and brilliant. - Author: R.K. Lilley
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#17. He was looking at her with amused suspicion. There was something between them, and even she had to acknowledge that a tame remark about the weather sounded perverse. - Author: Ian McEwan
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#18. Every word we speak is million-faced or convertible to an indefinite number of applications. If it were not so we could read no book. Your remark would only fit your case, not mine. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#19. What happens often - although I'm not particularly a victim of this sort of thing - is that somebody will make a quote, or invent a remark and it gets printed, ends up on the 'net and it becomes currency. And some of them are so bizarre! - Author: Robert Palmer
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#20. I will remark in the way of general information, that in California, that land of felicitous nomenclature, the literary name of this sort of stuff is "hogwash" - Author: Mark Twain
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#21. The remark has been made that in the Civil War the North reaped the victory and the South the glory. - Author: Richard M. Weaver
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#22. It is your turn to say something now, Mr. Darcy. I talked about the dance, and you ought to make some kind of remark on the size of the room, or the number of couples. - Author: Jane Austen
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#23. Her remark would have commanded greater attention had it been generally realized that human beings were only the third most intelligent life form present on the planet Earth, - Author: Douglas Adams
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#24. The technical procedures doubtless release energies in the artist that remain unused in the much more lightweight processes of drawing or painting (remark on printmaking). - Author: Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
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#25. How could he relax his guard when beams of neurotic energy, like searchlights weaving about a prison compound, allowed no thought to escape, no remark to go unchecked. - Author: Edward St. Aubyn
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#26. ...Most attackers aren't going to be dissuaded by a witty remark."

"That's profiling," said Mattheus. "Maybe they're Oscar Wilde fans."

"He did have great clothes."

"Proving that stereotypes can span centuries. - Author: Amy Fecteau
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#27. Even if they found themselves in Heaven, our countrymen would find occasion to remark that it was not as warm as Hell. Why's - Author: Viet Thanh Nguyen
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#28. In The Pale King, David Foster Wallace has his narrator remark that "it was a little bit like a for-profit company, my family, in that you were pretty much only as good as your last sales quarter. - Author: William Deresiewicz
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#29. Sometimes a neighbor whom we have disliked a lifetime for his arrogance and conceit lets fall a single commonplace remark that shows us another side, another man, really; a man uncertain, and puzzled, and in the dark like ourselves. - Author: Willa Cather
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#30. Even on the most serious ballads, I'll throw in a tongue-in-cheek remark. - Author: Brad Paisley
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#31. Let observation with extensive view, Survey mankind from China to Peru; Remark each anxious toil, each eager strife, And watch the busy scenes of crowded life. - Author: Samuel Johnson
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#32. A writer friend who was born in England summed up her feelings for the semicolon in a remark worthy of Henry James: "There is no pleasure so acute as that of a well-placed semicolon." I guess the opposite of that is that there is no displeasure so obtuse as that of an ill-placed semicolon. - Author: Mary Norris
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#33. [Professor] Frank recalled my idle remark some years ago: 'Never pass up the opportunity to have sex or appear on television.' Advice I would never give today in the age of AIDS and its television equivalent Fox News. - Author: Gore Vidal
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#34. On one level the sixties revolt was an impressive illustration of Lenin's remark that the capitalist will sell you the rope to hang him with. - Author: Ellen Willis
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#35. How are we to adjudicate among rival ontologies? Certainly the answer is not provided by the semantical formula "To be is to be the value of a variable"; this formula serves rather, conversely, in testing the conformity of a given remark or doctrine to a prior ontological standard. - Author: Willard Van Orman Quine
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#36. It is, of course, a trite observation to say that we live "in a period of transition." Many people have said this at many times. Adam may well have made the remark to Eve on leaving the Garden of Eden. - Author: Harold Macmillan
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#37. You know Lincoln's famous remark about "God must have loved the common people, because he made so many of them?" Well, you are not going to get people's votes nowadays by calling 'em common. Lincoln might have said it, but I bet it was not until after he was elected. - Author: Will Rogers
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#38. nothing tends to weaken the resources of the mind so much as a miscellaneous course of reading unaccompanied (as it usually is, I may remark) by reflection. - Author: Robert Henry Elliot
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#39. I can't stand a naked light bulb, any more than I can a rude remark or a vulgar action. - Author: Tennessee Williams
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#40. No one can do a thing about feelings, they exist and there's no way to censor them. We can reproach ourselves for some action, for a remark, but not for a feeling, quite simply because we have no control at all over it. - Author: Milan Kundera
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#41. When they meet a stand-up comic, people sometimes remark: 'That must be the hardest job in the world.' Among comedians, only Freddie Starr is not embarrassed and slightly appalled by this remark. - Author: Arthur Smith
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#42. Even at a distance, her mouth showed the small pursed conceit of a remark in the making. - Author: Don DeLillo
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#43. The well-known old remark of Cato, who used to wonder how two soothsayers could look one another in the face without laughing. - Author: Marcus Tullius Cicero
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#44. Such efforts show the truth of the remark of St. Ambrose: that the saints were no less liable than ourselves to fall into faults; but that they had greater care to practise virtue, and to correct the faults into which they fell. - Author: Candide Chalippe
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#45. He has depths of silence - which he breaks only at the longest intervals by a remark. And when the remark comes it's always something he has seen or felt for himself - never a bit banal. That would be what one might have feared and what would kill me. But never. She - Author: Henry James
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#46. Instead of spreading antagonism or hate, try to make a positive remark about something. - Author: Tyler Blackburn
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#47. [Otto Struve] made the remark once that he never looked at the spectrum of a star, any star, where he didn't find something important to work on. - Author: William Wilson Morgan
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#48. Hen he added, as if requiring a response to his own remark,
'Probably the greater the difference, the greater the similarity, and the greater the similarity, the greater the difference,' at that moment he did not yet know how right he was. - Author: Jose Saramago
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#49. A remark of my brother's apropos of the troubles and pains our mother endured: "Old age is nature's self-criticism. - Author: Emil M. Cioran
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#50. If you're not doing something that people will remark on, then it's going to be hard to generate word of mouth. - Author: Jeff Bezos
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#51. to that place where no one could hear me but the sand when I walked upon it, where I could write and work, where I could read and sleep, where no one needed me except the shoreline to remark upon its incredible beauty. - Author: Meredith Blevins
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#52. You can't top that remark for hypocrisy or the setting for irony. It isn't the middle class who write $32,500 checks. Those who do expect something in return. They've been getting it. - Author: Jack Kelly
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#53. Very few of the people who accentuate the futility of life remark the futility of themselves. Perhaps they think that in proclaiming the evil of living they somehow salvage their own worth from the ruin - but they don't, even you and I ... - Author: F Scott Fitzgerald
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#54. Their guess turned out to be right, but one is reminded of E. T. Bell's remark that the great vice of the Greeks was not sodomy but extrapolation. - Author: John D. Clark
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#55. Baldric; but he made a remark that seems worthy of record. - Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
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#56. It was my time to assume ascendency. My powers were in-play and in force. I told him to forbear question or remark; I desired him to leave me: I must and would be alone. He obeyed at once. Where there is energy to command well enough, obedience never fails. - Author: Charlotte Bronte
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#57. Often a quite assified remark becomes sanctified by use and petrified by custom; it is then a permanency, its term of activity a geologic period. - Author: Mark Twain
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#58. I made the remark that I don't avoid people in order to live quietly, but rather in order to be able to die quietly. - Author: Franz Kafka
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#59. Our second remark is, that the office is of divine appointment, not merely in the sense in which the civil powers are ordained of God, but in the sense that ministers derive their authority from Christ, and not from the people. - Author: Charles Hodge
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#60. I am often tongue-tied with strangers and have what the philosopher Monsieur Diderot calls l'esprit de l'escalier, staircase wit: only long after a remark is made to me will my imagination supply the thing I should have said in reply. - Author: Debra Dean
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#61. I don't say things straight into the other person's face. I kind of like to make a joke or a remark and make it digestible or just give a little comment that voices my concern, but is not meant to be a critique, but just a comment so that he understands that I am thinking. - Author: Christoph Waltz
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#62. Attainment is followed by neglect, possession by disgust, and the malicious remark of the Greek epigrammatist on marriage may be applied to many another course of life, that its two days of happiness are the first and the last - Author: Samuel Johnson
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#63. My father believes not what he sees with his eyes for an entire lifetime, instead he believes what he's told by the plumber on his knees fixing the toilet in the back of the store!" I couldn't stop. He'd been driven crazy by the chance remark of a plumber! "Yeah, - Author: Philip Roth
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#64. Witticism. A sharp and clever remark, usually quoted and seldom noted; what the Philistine is pleased to call a joke. - Author: Ambrose Bierce
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#65. You can handle the wheelchair, said the occupational therapist, with a smile intended to make the remark sound like good news, whereas to my ears it had the ring of a life sentence. - Author: Jean-Dominique Bauby
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#66. Wilbur would remark that if he were to give a young man advice on how to get ahead in life, he would say, Pick out a good father and mother, and begin life in Ohio. - Author: David McCullough
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#67. the remark of a Middlesex Regiment officer in 1918. "Intelligence services," the man had said, "are prone to looking up their own arses and wondering why it's dark. - Author: David Downing
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#68. My introduction, implicitly echoing Oscar Wilde's remark that all bad poetry is sincere, grants the benign social decency of [Stephen] King's fictions. - Author: Harold Bloom
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#69. It is often interesting, in retrospect, to consider the trifling causes that lead to great events. A chance encounter, a thoughtless remark - and the tortuous chain reaction of coincidence is set in motion, leading with devious inevitability to some resounding climax. - Author: Patricia Moyes
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#70. Every anti-gay remark from the Church gives the thug a license to be cruel. - Author: Ian McKellen
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#71. I perfectly agree with you, sir,' was then his remark. 'You did behave very shamefully. You never wrote a truer line. - Author: Jane Austen
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#72. In the first place I remark that no human law is perfect in its construction or execution. - Author: Thomas Jordan Jarvis
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#73. A healthy strong ego, with plenty of self-esteem, does not feel itself threatened by every innocent remark. - Author: Maxwell Maltz
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#74. And as to being in a fright,
Allow me to remark
That Ghosts have just as good a right
In every way, to fear the light,
As Men to fear the dark. - Author: Lewis Carroll
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#75. At that point I asked myself: How is it that she is not amazed at herself, that she keeps her lips closed and makes no such remark? - Author: Franz Kafka
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#76. I happened to read recently a remark by the American nuclear physicist W. Davidson, who noted that the explosion of one hydrogen bomb releases a greater amount of energy than all the explosions set off by all countries in all wars known in the entire history of mankind. And he, apparently, is right. - Author: Nikita Khrushchev
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#77. He was safe, everything was all right. He fell asleep murmuring "Sanity is not statistical," with the feeling that this remark contained in it a profound wisdom. - Author: George Orwell
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#78. The story had held us, round the fire, sufficiently breathless, but except the obvious remark that it was gruesome, as, on Christmas Eve in an old house, a strange tale should essentially be ... - Author: Henry James
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#79. Ernestine used to remark, in a tone tinged with envy, that Lill was probably New Jersey's youngest gold digger, and that few adult gold diggers ever had received more, in return for less. - Author: Frank B. Gilbreth Jr.
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#80. Qu'ils mangent de la brioche. Let them eat cake. On being told that her people had no bread. Attributed to Marie-Antoinette, but remark is much older. Rousseau refers in his Confessions, 1740, to a similar remark, as a well-known saying. Others attribute the remark to the wife of Louis XIV. - Author: Marie Antoinette
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#81. A preface to the first edition of "Jane Eyre" being unnecessary, I gave none: this second edition demands a few words both of acknowledgment and miscellaneous remark. - Author: Charlotte Bronte
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#82. A sympathetic Scot summed it all up very neatly in the remark, You should make a point of trying every experience once, excepting incest and folk dancing. - Author: Arnold Bax
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#83. Speech is often barren; but silence also does not necessarily brood over a full nest. Your still fowl, blinking at you without remark, may all the while be sitting on one addled egg; and when it takes to cackling will have nothing to announce but that addled delusion. - Author: George Eliot
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#84. I have not taken my good looks seriously from the beginning. When I would be teased by my friends about my looks, I would just make a self-deprecating remark and let it pass. - Author: Arjun Rampal
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#85. You just don't want me to realize how old you actually are when I see a picture of you in line for Return of the Jedi." --Dr. Julian Piet

(Quoter's note: Damn, it hurts most when they don't mean it. I resemble that remark!! =( ) - Author: Bethany Brown
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#86. When people come up and give me a compliment ... I take each remark as if it were a flower. At the end of the day I lift up the bouquet of flowers I have gathered throughout the day and say, 'Here you are, Lord, it is all Yours.' - Author: Corrie Ten Boom
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#87. A raised eyebrow, an inflection of the voice, a caustic remark dropped in the middle of a broadcast can raise doubts in a million minds about the veracity of a public official or the wisdom of a governmental policy. - Author: Spiro T. Agnew
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#88. As regards parents, I should like to see them as highly educated as possible, and I do not restrict this remark to fathers alone. - Author: Quintilian
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#89. As I left I heard Ramses say, 'May I remark, Papa, dat alt'ough your consideration for my sensitivities was quite unnecessary, I am not without a proper appreciation of de sentiment dat prompted it. - Author: Elizabeth Peters
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#90. Ordinarily, anyone who made such a remark to my face would go to the top of my short list for strychnine. - Author: Alan Bradley
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#91. Being quiet is the loudest remark. - Author: Anthony Liccione
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#92. I find the remark, "Tis distance lends enchantment to the view" is no less true of the political than of the natural world. - Author: Franklin Pierce
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#93. And thus thou canst remark that every act
At bottom exists not of itself, nor is
As body is, nor has like name with void;
But rather of sort more fitly to be called
An accident of body, and of place
Wherein all things go on. - Author: Lucretius
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#94. It only takes one match to ignite a haystack, or one remark to fire a mind. - Author: Lawrence Durrell
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#95. It is a very inconvenient habit of kittens (Alice had once made the remark) that whatever you say to them, they always purr. - Author: Lewis Carroll
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#96. [A] man and still more the woman, who can be accused either of doing "what nobody does," or of not doing "what everybody does," is the subject of as much depreciatory remark as if he or she had committed some grave moral delinquency. - Author: John Stuart Mill
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#97. There was a time when the reader of an unexciting newspaper would remark, 'How dull is the world today!' Nowadays he says, 'What a dull newspaper!' - Author: Daniel J. Boorstin
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#98. And sometimes he thought of a favorite saying, a remark by Louis Pasteur, Chance favors the prepared mind. - Author: Richard Preston
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#99. If you're a creationist reading this, and you want to remark something like, "Well, that's the way he did it," I'll tell you right back, that is just not reasonable, nor is it satisfactory. If we were playing on a team right now, I'd say, "Get your head in the game. - Author: Bill Nye
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#100. I never heard such drivel in my life," said Evangeline Fairfield.

It was the most injudicious remark she'd ever made. Arethusa turned on her like a wounded tigress.

Madam, I write such drivel! - Author: Alisa Craig
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