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#1. A dark-skinned young woman sat on the roof of the aftcastle, one leg swinging as she watched the new slaves shuffle across. - Author: Joe Abercrombie
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#2. Got a light skinned friend, look like Michael Jackson,
Got a dark skinned friend, look like Michael Jackson. - Author: Kanye West
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#3. I opened myself to you only to be skinned alive. The more vulnerable I became, the faster and more deft your knife. Knowing what was happening, still I stayed and let you carve more. That's how much I loved you. That's how much. - Author: Rabih Alameddine
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#4. Some people aren't really light-teethed; they're merely dark-skinned. - Author: Mokokoma Mokhonoana
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#5. Beautiful girls in fairy stories are as common as pebbles on the beach. Magnolia-skinned milkmaids rub shoulders with starry-eyed princesses and, in fact, counting two eyes in each bright-eyed damsel would result in a whole galaxy of twinkling stars. - Author: Eloisa James
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#6. His son. That funny creature that looked like a skinned rabbit was his son. - Author: Lisa Marie Rice
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#7. Uncivil, incompetent in fulfilling basic constitutional responsibilities (such as timely appropriations), micromanagerial, parochial, hypocritical, egotistical, thin-skinned, often putting self (and reelection) before country - this was my view of the majority of the United States Congress. - Author: Robert M. Gates
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#8. Harry took Malfoy's Shrivelfig as Ron set about trying to repair the damage to the roots he now had to use. Harry skinned the Shrivelfig as fast as he could and flung it back across the table at Malfoy without speaking. Malfoy was smirking more broadly than ever. - Author: J.K. Rowling
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#9. Well, I think that those of us in public life that are trying to do a good job, and that are faced with this popular new game that the media has of being critical of everything that anybody in public office does probably are thin-skinned. - Author: Bill Scott
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#10. Chris Hedges said that Michael Jackson's memorial service was a variety show with a coffin, that MJ transformed himself through surgery and perhaps female hormones from a brown-skinned African American male to a chalk-faced androgynous ghoul with no clear sexual identity. - Author: Chris Hedges
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#11. As an ambiguously non-white actor, I've been able to play light-skinned African American guys, Latinos, and I don't think that I've ever had to play some kind of ethnic stereotype or something that was typed specifically for a person of color. - Author: Daniel Sunjata
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#12. I saw all races, all colors, blue eyed blonds to black skinned Africans in true brotherhood! In unity! Living as one! Worshiping as one! No segregationists, no liberals; they would not have known how to interpret the meaning of those words - Author: Malcolm X
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#13. I long to be ... Like Other People! The extraordinary, ungetatable, oddly cruel Other People, with their way of wantonly hurting and then accusing you of being thin-skinned, sulky, vindictive or ridiculous. - Author: Jean Rhys
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#14. A child who can love the oddities of a fantasy book cannot possibly be xenophobic as an adult. What is a different color, a different culture, a different tongue for a child who has already mastered Elvish, respected Puddleglums, or fallen under the spell of dark-skinned Ged? - Author: Jane Yolen
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#15. As soon as the seal was clear of the water, it reared up and its skin slipped down to the sand. What had been a seal was a white-skinned boy - Author: George Mackay Brown
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#16. Do you come to art to be comforted, or do you come to art to be re-skinned? - Author: Ali Smith
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#17. I'm the light skinned version of Mandingo, I've seen more Beatles and Jagged Edges than Ringo. - Author: Ludacris
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#18. Do that, and the best you can hope for is that people will ignore you. More realistically, you'd be skinned alive, or possibly sentenced to ten year hard labor writing microcode for waffle irons and toaster ovens. - Author: Scott Meyers
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#19. The tongue they speak there is not like any spoken in the Archipelago or the other Reaches, and they are a savage people, white-skinned, yellow-haired, and fierce, liking the sight of blood and the smell of burning towns. - Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
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#20. Kat is talking to someone else now, a slender brown-skinned boy who's joined the line just behind her. He's dressed like a skater, so I assume he has a PhD in artificial intelligence. - Author: Robin Sloan
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#21. I Sellotape whole tins of sardines to my face at night, attach two squeezed lemon rinds to my armadillo-skinned elbows, and put cucumber on my eyes. By the time I'm finished, I look like a fruit salad with added fish. In the morning, the pillow is pretty much a write-off. - Author: Barry Humphries
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#22. In India, it's the rich who have problems with obesity. And the poor are darker-skinned because they work outside and often work without their tops on so you can see their ribs. - Author: Aravind Adiga
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#23. Those pinked-skinned Jesus freaks that made the laws and owned the prisons were makin' more money off the drug game than we ever did. - Author: Connor Pritchard
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#24. Religion is in the heart, not in the knees. - Author: Douglas William Jerrold
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#25. A dark-skinned boy who beckons cheers from his friends with his hands. "Go, Zeke!" one of the girls shouts. - Author: Veronica Roth
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#26. Eventually, Krysomallos would be skinned for his fleece, which became known as the Golden Fleece, which means I am related to a sheepskin rug.
This is why you don't want to think too hard about who you're related to in the Greek myths. It'll drive you crazy. - Author: Rick Riordan
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#27. Say you have seen something. You have seen an ordinary bit of what is real, the infinite fabric of time that eternity shoots through, and time's soft-skinned people working and dying under slowly shifting stars. Then what? - Author: Annie Dillard
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#28. I know you're supposed to be thick-skinned in this business, but I'm not. I kind of like to hang on to being vulnerable. - Author: Rhea Seehorn
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#29. There are so many misconceptions about me, and it gets frustrating no matter how thick skinned. - Author: Tamara Ecclestone
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#30. Since Idi Amin was from the Sudanese section in the north of Uganda, he was darker skinned. He had more of a blue undertone. So, we did change the coloring of my skin to be closer to his. But otherwise, there were no transformations besides acting. - Author: Forest Whitaker
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#31. A minister who is much before the public has need to be thick skinned, and to exercise to a very high degree the virtue of longsuffering. - Author: Charles Haddon Spurgeon
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#32. During National Playground Safety Week, I'll celebrate common-sense safety. I'll also celebrate skinned knees and bruised elbows. I'll celebrate so-called 'dangerous' playgrounds - playgrounds with see-saws, zip lines and towering slides. - Author: Darell Hammond
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#33. Basically, when I went to school in Sri Lanka from age five onward, the classes there were sometimes sorted into a hierarchy of your skin tone. So the fairer-skinned kids sat at the front row, and the darker-skinned kids sat at the back by the poor ones who played out in the street all day long. - Author: M.I.A.
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#34. The ignorance of the dark-skinned strata, despite the government's ceaseless educational campaigns. No wonder their women were often preg. - Author: Philip K. Dick
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#35. But her grandmother had never suggested she could think the same of Scarlet. You'll be fine, she always said, after a skinned knee, after a broken arm, after her first youthfull heartbreak. You'll be fine, because you're strong, like me. - Author: Marissa Meyer
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#36. Countless were the hares ready skinned and the plucked fowls that hung on the trees for burial in the pots, numberless the wildfowl and game of various sorts suspended from the branches that the air might keep them cool. Sancho counted more than sixty wine skins - Author: Miguel De Cervantes Saavedra
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#37. I am a thinned-skinned type. I am very sensitive, very emotional. Vulnerability is kind of always a part of my day. - Author: Ani DiFranco
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#38. It's not like I'm looking for a blonde or a brunette, light-skinned or dark-skinned. I feel like I give any girl a fighting chance. - Author: Ryan Lochte
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#39. Theophane gave birth to a magical ram named Krysomallos, who for some reason had wool made of gold. Eventually, Krysomallos would be skinned for his fleece, which became known as the Golden Fleece, which means I am related to a sheepskin rug. - Author: Rick Riordan
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#40. Sexes. One has the look of a wound, the other of something skinned. - Author: Joseph Joubert
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#41. Don't let the bad shots get to you. Don't let yourself become angry. The true scramblers are thick-skinned. And they always beat the whiners. - Author: Paul Runyan
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#42. Beauty is only skin deep, and the world is full of thin skinned people. - Author: Richard Armour
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#43. I will be your friend,' I said. 'I will go home to my mother's house the way I did when I skinned my knees as a little girl. I'll go and let myself be consoled by my roses, my palm trees, my enormous volcanoes in San Salvador. When you are old, maybe you'll come and see me someday. - Author: Consuelo De Saint-Exupery
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#44. If you ever want to see heaven, watch a bunch of young girls play. They are all sweat and skinned knees. Energy and open faces. - Author: Amy Poehler
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#45. The funny thing was that the sisters were hardly nubile, creamy-skinned Lolitas blushing on the bough. In fact, one of them looked like she'd beaten herself with a tire iron during a smallpox-induced hallucination, and the other looked like a close-up photo of a wolf spider. - Author: Diablo Cody
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#46. If I could have anything, it would be a radio to ask NASA the safe path down the Ramp. Well, if I could have anything, it would be for the green-skinned yet beautiful Queen of Mars to rescue me so she can learn more about this Earth thing called "lovemaking. - Author: Andy Weir
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#47. 'Skinned' tells the story of Lia, a young girl who has it all - until she nearly dies and has her consciousness transferred into a robot body. - Author: John Joseph Adams
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#48. Adults, older girls, shops, magazines, newspapers, window signs - all the world had agreed that a blue-eyed, yellow-haired, pink-skinned doll was what every girl child treasured. "Here," they said, "this is beautiful, and if you are on this day 'worthy' you may have it. - Author: Toni Morrison
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#49. Does a black person make them an African American? No. There are Hispanics that are very, very dark skinned so the word has lost its meaning, it's not a very concise or proper word to use even today and it wasn't then. - Author: Pam Grier
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#50. Like most thin-skinned people who have been snubbed, he could not leave the snubbers alone. - Author: M.C. Beaton
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#51. When you start off, you have to deal with the problems of failure. You need to be thick-skinned, to learn that not every project will survive. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#52. The white people always want to fight someone and they always get the dark-skinned people to do the fighting. - Author: Sherman Alexie
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#53. So, Mexico, Brazil, they wanted their national culture to be 'blackish' - really brown, a beautiful brown blend. And finally, I discovered that in each of these societies the people at the bottom are the darkest skinned with the most African features. - Author: Henry Louis Gates
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#54. Jack Miller aimed his shotgun at the monster's grey-skinned head and pulled the trigger. Green sludge and bits of bone and flesh splattered through the air to land on the street, the gory aftermath releasing a noxious, sulfurous odor. - Author: Danielle Monsch
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#55. Nobody is that thick-skinned that it doesn't hurt you. Still, you always know what happens in football. I have got used to criticism, I suppose, having been high profile with England and Man U. - Author: Bryan Robson
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#56. The woman standing there is in a crisp admiral's uniform. She's dark-skinned, with cold brown eyes to match. - Author: Chuck Wendig
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#57. I wish i were a little girl again, because skinned knees are easier to fix than broken heart. - Author: Julia L. Roberts
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#58. Ian did, with a blackened eye, skinned knuckles, and the terse report that Manfred had declared a set intention of going off and hanging himself, and good riddance to the fornicating son of a bitch, and might his rotten bowels gush forth like Judas Iscariot's, the traitorous, stinking wee turd. - Author: Diana Gabaldon
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#59. Troubles cured you salty as a country ham, smoky to the taste, thick-skinned and tender inside. - Author: Marge Piercy
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#60. I try not to look at stories on the Internet because I don't want to psych myself out. I kinda half to stay off the Internet. I'm not thick-skinned enough. I get too sensitive. I don't want it to effect what I'm doing. - Author: Emma Stone
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#61. I'm pale-skinned so I don't feel at my best on a beach. - Author: Clive Anderson
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#62. Rob chuckles, I'm not some sparkly-skinned, jealous, child whose sensibilities are still stuck at the turn of the twentieth century. Eve, I can adapt. If we survived the sixties I promise you we can survive learning to share the most important person in either of our long lives. - Author: Angela Louise McGurk
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#63. If it was so honorable and glorious to be black, why was it the yellow-skinned people among us had so much prestige? - Author: Zora Neale Hurston
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#64. Let the straight-limbed laugh at the club-footed, the white skinned at the blackamoor. - Author: Juvenal
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#65. Most writers in the course of their careers become thick-skinned and learn to accept vituperation, which in any other profession would be unimaginably offensive, as a healthy counterpoise to unintelligent praise. - Author: Evelyn Waugh
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#66. The Mormon mission to Africa, as to other dark-skinned parts of the world, was for a long time hobbled by the racism of the movement's scripture. - Author: James Fenton
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#67. We younger Negro artists who create now intend to express our individual dark-skinned selves without fear or shame. If white people are pleased, we are glad. If they are not, it doesn't matter. We know we are beautiful. And ugly too. - Author: Langston Hughes
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#68. You have to be tough-skinned and willing to accept criticism, and at the same time, just try to do music that you like and you are proud of and not just whatever you think it's going to take to get you on the radio. - Author: Alan Jackson
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#69. When I was young, I went to a church where the lighter-skinned you were, the closer you sat to the altar. - Author: Lee Daniels
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#70. But none of them are you." Luka pointed to his eye again. "We match. Why would I want anyone else? Nobody else if you. Long brown hair, blue eyes and tanned skinned beautiful you. - Author: Tillie Cole
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#71. A small olive-skinned creature who had hit puberty but never hit it very hard, Ben had been my best friend since fifth grade, when we both finally owned up to the fact that neither of us was likely to attract anyone else as a best friend. - Author: John Green
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#72. But for real, for me, I feel like with the red lipstick thing it all depends on the pair of complexion. I'm just being for real. You have to be fair skinned to get away with that. - Author: ASAP Rocky
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#73. Cuts in carbon emissions would mean significantly higher electricity prices. We think the American consumer would prefer not to be skinned by Obama's EPA. - Author: Fred Upton
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#74. Whether chocolate or vanilla, or you're somewhere in between,
A cappuccino mocha or a caramel queen,
Rejected by the black, not accepted by the white world,
And this is dedicated to them dark-skinned white girls. - Author: MURS
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#75. We ask actors to come to work ready to open a vein, to be emotionally thin-skinned. If someone screams, 'What about my coffee?' it's not about the coffee; it's because they're working in an emotional state. It ain't easy being an actor. - Author: Don Scardino
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#76. I would love 'Awkward Black Girl' to be on television, with the right team of people who understand and get it. If 'Awkward Black Girl' could make it to HBO starring a dark-skinned black girl, that would be revolutionary. - Author: Issa Rae
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#77. ...Minnesota, Wisconsin, all around there... has the kind of women I liked when I was younger. Pale-skinned and blue-eyed, hair so fair it's almost white, wine-colored lips, and round, full breasts with the veins running through them like a good cheese. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#78. A dark-skinned human with four arms walks toward me across the floor of the club, clad only in a belt strung with human skulls. - Author: Charles Stross
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#79. The sadness of our existence should not leave us blunted, on the contrary
how to remain thin-skinned, vulnerable and stay alive? - Author: Montgomery Clift
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#80. He could barely stand, the Captain, but he kept on going. Shukhov had an old horse like that at home once. He took good care of that old horse, but he worked himself to death. And then they skinned the hide off him. - Author: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
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#81. As for them pretty light-skinned models standin in the cold, ah yeah they with us. - Author: Drake
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#82. My experience in the music industry made me very thick-skinned. Your art is something very personal and there's never a shortage of critics when it comes to art. - Author: Romany Malco
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#83. It's really maddening out there for dark-skinned actresses in terms of the opportunities we get. There's just so much talent that is being overlooked. - Author: Rutina Wesley
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#84. I'm originally from Tampa and grew up on beach. I'm also naturally fair-skinned. The funny thing is, my parents are both pretty tan, but for some reason I didn't get those genes. - Author: Brittany Snow
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#85. As a child, growing up in Hampstead, North London, I was shockingly fair-skinned. Holidays involved me spending the second and third day face-down on a bed, shrieking should anyone touch my blistered skin. - Author: Jane Green
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#86. Thou weedy elf-skinned canker-blossom! - Author: William Shakespeare
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#87. I almost threw up the first time I set foot inside the University of California, San Francisco's Comprehensive Care Center and joined the stream of thin, slow-moving, low-voiced, gray-skinned people. I didn't want to be one of the pitied, the struck-down. - Author: Kelly Corrigan
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#88. She would always be careful around people like Parley Burns, tricky people who are thin skinned and punitive and intelligent and surprisingly honest. - Author: Elizabeth Hay
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#89. As a pale-skinned, dark-haired Celtic sort, he didn't care for the heat. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#90. I launched forward. The Shift was effortless. A snarl ripped from my throat, and the ground rushed past me. My paws were nearly skinned with the pace. My people joined me. Death was on the wind, in our voice, in our soul. - Author: Meg Caddy
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#91. nothing more than his favorite image of himself. The mirror in my room in the Windsor Hotel in Paris reflected my favorite image of me - a darkly handsome young airline pilot, smooth-skinned, bull-shouldered and immaculately groomed. Modesty is not one of my virtues. - Author: Frank W. Abagnale
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#92. His coworker was velvety-skinned, a sexy boy-on-the-cusp-of man. - Author: Karen Marie Moning
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#93. A sensitive boy's humiliations may be very good fun for ordinary thick-skinned grown-ups; but to the boy himself theyareso acute, so ignominious, that he cannot confess themcannot but deny them passionately. - Author: George Bernard Shaw
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#94. That is surely childhood's end, when you look at a thing like a rabbit needing skinned and have to say: "Nobody else is going to do this. - Author: Barbara Kingsolver
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#95. If you're going to succeed, then you just have to be thick-skinned. It's something I developed early in my career, and it just goes with the territory. - Author: Gracia Martore
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#96. A normal life? Now that's the real fairytale. - Author: Judith Graves
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#97. I'm fair-skinned, so beaches are a bit boring for me. I'm either smeared in lotion or under a shade. However, I do love the sea - diving, swimming and snorkelling. - Author: Toby Stephens
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#98. I'm only thin-skinned when somebody says bad things that are false. For instance, if you hit me about something that's true, all right, the bankruptcy - I used that as a tool. I didn't ever file for bankruptcy. - Author: Donald Trump
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#99. Being that the *historical* Jesus was of pure Hebraic descent- lineage of Eber- He was not an Arab or of Arabic descent, therefore He was not dark skinned as most Israeli's are not."

~R. Alan Woods [2013] - Author: R. Alan Woods
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#100. In the old days of literature, only the very thick-skinned - or the very brilliant - dared enter the arena of literary criticism. To criticise a person's work required equal measures of erudition and wit, and inferior critics were often the butt of satire and ridicule. - Author: Joanne Harris
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