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Top 100 The Things Quotes

#1. Things that matter most must never be at the mercy of the things that matter least. - Author: Bo Sanchez
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#2. I saw within Its depth how It conceives
All things in a single volume bound by Love
of which the universe is the scattered leaves. - Author: Dante Alighieri
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#3. His quant band was gone, he noticed: he wouldn't be tracking his steps, his blood oxygen, heart rate, local EF field activity, or the five other things it automagically quantified and uploaded and shared. Digitally, he would actually appear dead. - Author: Warren Ellis
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#4. For there are two possible reactions to social ostracism - either a man emerges determined to be better, purer, and kindlier or he goes bad, challenges the world and does even worse things. The last is by far the commonest reaction to stigma. - Author: John Steinbeck
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#5. In Mongolia, the nomads always told me that wolves were the most dangerous things on the steppe, and I didn't believe them at first. - Author: Tim Cope
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#6. There was no warning before the outbreaks began. One day, things were normal; the next, people who were supposedly dead were getting up and attacking anything that came into range. This was upsetting for everyone involved, except for the infected, who were past being upset about that sort of thing. - Author: Mira Grant
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#7. The old man always said we should attend to the things we have some hope of understanding, and eternity isn't one of them. Well, this world isn't one either. - Author: Marilynne Robinson
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#8. I would not be standing here today if my skin were white or my religion were Presbyterian. I am here today only because my skin is yellow and my religion is Unification Church. The ugliest things in this beautiful country of America are religious bigotry and racism. - Author: Sun Myung Moon
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#9. Funny, there had been a time when building things was what America did. From massive dams to towering skyscrapers, from mechanized factories to moon rockets, the nation had created, had viewed that as part of the national identity. - Author: Marcus Sakey
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#10. Once you start altering your body's blueprint, things start falling apart. Some players take steroids, and two years later, after they've broken records, suddenly they have back problems, shoulder problems, arm problems. They're out of the game for good. - Author: Charlie Sheen
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#11. The dead don't talk. Perhaps they know things about death that the living are not permitted to learn from them. - Author: Dean Koontz
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#12. We all have to start with ourselves. It is time to walk the talk. Take the journey of making very difficult decisions. Start removing things from your life that are not filling your cup and adding things that bring joy in to your life. - Author: Lisa Hammond
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#13. I listen to National Public Radio, which, to me at least, presents the most rounded view of things. - Author: Ed Harris
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#14. Consciousness-Based Education is just plugging us all into the beautiful, eternal field within, and then watching things get better, which is what happens. It's a field of infinite, unbounded peace within every human being, and when you experience it, you enliven that peace. - Author: David Lynch
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#15. The trouble with many plans is that they are based on the way things are now. To be successful, your personal plan must focus on what you want, not what you have. - Author: Nido R. Qubein
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#16. Just really be passionate and stick to your creative vision. Because it's competitive, and there are so many mind games and so many things that could get in the way. But success is the best revenge, so build yourself up rather than knock others down. - Author: Tavi Gevinson
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#17. Well, all these stars have their houses swept quite regularly by people who work in the surveillance security business. They come in and they look for bugs and things. - Author: Peter Weir
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#18. We have nine ships and in the next two years will have ten, eleven and twelve. So things are going very nicely and all because of that program that people thought was mindless and so forth. - Author: Gavin MacLeod
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#19. You'll see, you'll come to understand. These big things, these terrible things, are not the important ones. If they were, how could one go on living? No, it is the small, little things that make up a day, that bring fullness and happiness to a life. - Author: Benedict Freedman
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#20. All things are cheap to the saving, dear to the wasteful - Author: Benjamin Franklin
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#21. To be vested with enormous authority is a fine thing; but to have the on-looking world consent to it is finer. - Author: Mark Twain
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#22. The older we get, the fewer things seem worth waiting in line for. - Author: Will Rogers
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#23. I prefer simple things - monotone melodies repeating the same things all the time. Because I think life is like that. - Author: Rokia Traore
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#24. I love Shakira - she is such a beautiful person. She does so many good things for the world on top of making good music. And she is an awesome mom. When you are Latina, it is all about family, and to see that she prioritizes family and her career at the same time is really nice. - Author: Becky G
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#25. It's strange to play outdoors, especially in the daytime. But we're figuring it out. The rules are different for festival shows - how you talk to the crowd, how you can try to get them involved. Things are just a little different, and I think we've learned to adapt our show. - Author: Andrew Dost
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#26. If you abandon the political arena, somebody is going to be there. Corporations aren't going to go home and join the PTA. They are going to run things. - Author: Noam Chomsky
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#27. The most staunchly determined are but quitters of the right things. - Author: Wes Fesler
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#28. I believe faith is a journey, not something that we fix when it goes wrong or that we have to follow in a set required way, but something that is always opening up in front of us with the people me meet and the things we do, becoming more meaningful along the way. - Author: Phil Mitchell
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#29. In my view, the greatest threat to America's future isn't hiding in a cave in Pakistan or Afghanistan; it's right here at home. Baby boomers like myself are on course to become the first generation of Americans who leave things in worse shape than they found them. - Author: David Walker
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#30. I am doing things that are true to me. The only thing I have a problem with is being labeled. - Author: Johnny Depp
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#31. I'm having this conversation with you now. I'm talking, but I'm thinking, feeling, smelling, and moving. Yet I'm concentrating on what you're saying. So that means there's more things going on in the body than just the present thing that the person's got you doing. - Author: Ornette Coleman
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#32. I don't want to be in some relationship that's just about trading apologies when things get hard. Doing that won't make it all OK, you know? So, no, I don't forgive you. But I fucking accept you, including all the shit you do that tests my patience. Because I love you. - Author: Liora Blake
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#33. Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are. - Author: Desmond Tutu
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#34. The Justice Department needs to investigate how Goldman Sachs was able to steer things in such a manner through their former employees in the Bush administration, so that in the end Goldman's competitors have disappeared and Goldman is left standing. - Author: Michael Moore
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#35. If you were in the film industry at that time, you were always picked up by directors who were much older. You were whisked about and shown things. I did work very hard though. - Author: Diane Cilento
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#36. I think one of the big issues with, you know, people who have strong faith in addition to competing is that conflict between accepting things the way they are, and wanting to compete and get better, and at what point are you in the right balance. - Author: Tom Lehman
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#37. She wondered if literature might lose some of its interest when she reached an age or state of mind where her life was set on such a sure course that the things she read might stop seeming so powerfully like alternate directions for her being. - Author: Charles Frazier
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#38. The ultimate goal of yoga is to always observe things accurately, and therefore never act in a way that will make us regret our actions later. - Author: T. K. V. Desikachar
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#39. I would never shop from the Internet or a catalogue; otherwise, how am I going to educate my eye? I just love going out and searching for new things. - Author: Kelly Wearstler
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#40. What can we know? What are we all? Poor silly half-brained things peering out at the infinite, with the aspirations of angels and the instinct of beasts. - Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
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#41. Why should we think upon things that are lovely? Because thinking determines life. It is a common habit to blame life upon the environment. Environment modifies life but does not govern life. The soul is stronger than its surroundings. - Author: William James
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#42. I once listed all the good things I did over the past year, and then turned them into resolution form and backdated them. That was a good feeling - Author: Robert Fulghum
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#43. Whenever you get an appetite, you feed yourself. Therefore, fill your belly on wisdom of things old and new. Only swallow the truth, less you choke on the lies. - Author: Amaka Imani Nkosazana
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#44. There are certain things that our age needs. It needs, above all, courageous hope and the impulse to creativeness. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#45. You can't go to sleep without a cup of tea and maybe thats the reason that you talk in your sleep ... - Author: Louis Tomlinson
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#46. Each time that we respond unmercifully, our malevolence reveals our lack of faith. If we believe that Jesus will set all things right in the end from his great white throne of judgment then we can be merciful and respond with mercy. - Author: Jason Farley
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#47. Turn around and believe that the good news that we are loved is better than we ever dared hope, and that to believe in that good news, to live out of it and toward it, to be in love with that good news, is of all glad things in this world the gladdest thing of all. Amen, and come Lord Jesus. - Author: Frederick Buechner
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#48. The Tragedy of the human condition is that the very things that make us interesting and culturally important and progressively brilliant are our differences; and these are also the principle reasons for our prejudices - Author: Bryce Courtenay
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#49. I wouldn't change anything. I think that it's important to let things happen, and stay 'happened'. I think that's all part of the learning curve, part of fate. I'm just glad that it happened. - Author: Mike Peters
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#50. We can offer up much in the large, but to make sacrifices in little things is what we are seldom equal to. - Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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#51. Madness is terrific I can assure you, and not to be sniffed at; and in its lava I still find most of the things I write about. It shoots out of one everything shaped, final, not in mere driblets, as sanity does. - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#52. With the Cauldron, you could do other things than raise the dead. You could destroy the wall. - Author: Sarah J. Maas
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#53. By those who look close to the ground dirt will be seen. I hope I see things from a greater distance. - Author: Samuel Johnson
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#54. Some doors remain closed because God is protecting you from the horrible things behind them. - Author: Matshona Dhliwayo
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#55. We all gotta die, and we all gotta live with the things our dark sides do. People are afraid of their darkness, though. Spend their whole lives so scared of dyin' that they never get to live. Spend their whole lives pushin' down that darkness, until there ain't no light at all. - Author: Suzanne Palmieri
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#56. Why are cancer patients so hard to buy for? This question always puzzles me. When people are healthy, things are so simple, including gift buying. A jaunt to the local mall or a day in front of the TV watching QVC can be just enough for all the loved ones on your list. - Author: Jenna Morasca
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#57. You will need to know the difference between Friday and a fried egg. It's quite a simple difference, but an important one. Friday comes at the end of the week, whereas a fried egg comes out of a hen. Like most things, of course, it isn't quite that simple. - Author: Douglas Adams
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#58. First the colours.
Then the humans.
That's usually how I see things.
Or at least, how I try. - Author: Markus Zusak
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#59. It's not unlike a marriage, the partnership. All the effort and good intentions in the world can't make things right if you choose poorly in the first place. - Author: Cecilia Grant
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#60. Unfortunately, the simplest things - such as thinking for myself, creating my own reality and being whatever the hell I want to be each day of my life - are a sin. To be a good Christian basically means to give up the reigns of your life and let some unseen force do it for you. - Author: Brandon Boyd
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#61. I'm a very un-excitable person. I always take things with a grain of salt, I'm always very even-keeled, and I'm always waiting for the other shoe to drop. - Author: Mike Colter
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#62. It makes no sense to worry about things you have no control over because there's nothing you can do about them, and why worry about things you do control? The activity of worrying keeps you immobilized. - Author: Wayne Dyer
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#63. PSA98.1 O sing unto the LORD a new song; for he hath done marvellous things: his right hand, and his holy arm, hath gotten him the victory. PSA98.2 The LORD hath made known his salvation: his righteousness hath he openly shewed in the sight of the heathen. - Author: Anonymous
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#64. Kindness is an inner desire that makes us want to do good things even if we do not get anything in return. It is the joy of our life to do them. When we do good things from this inner desire, there is kindness in everything we think, say, want, and do. - Author: Emanuel Swedenborg
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#65. The thing is, what I'm tryin' to say is -
they do get on a lot better without me, I can't help them any. They ain't mean. They buy me everything I want, but it's now - you've-got-it-go-play-with-it. You've got a roomful of things. I-got-you-that-book-so-go-read-it. - Author: Harper Lee
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#66. The Self in you is the same as the Self Universal. Whatever powers are manifested throughout the world, those powers exist in germ, in latency, in you ... If you realize the unity of the Self amid the diversities of the Not-Self, then Yoga Will not seem an impossible thing to you. - Author: Annie Besant
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#67. We have all got to exert ourselves a little to keep sane, and call things by the same names as other people call them by. - Author: George Eliot
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#68. I love and in a way need, a private secret place. It's a kind of deep obsession, but I also love to need and be with friends and the two things often need to be together ... it's a painful conflict that will never be smoothly resolved. - Author: Morris Graves
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#69. I think the Internet has made it easier for people to connect with things that they really like, as well as provide a more personal experience, of 'I found this!' and then you can pass it to friends. - Author: Maria Bamford
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#70. The general root of superstition : namely, that men observe when things hit, and not when they miss; and commit to memory the one, and forget and pass over the other. - Author: Francis Bacon
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#71. Sometimes I remind myself of all the things that make me feel so blessed. And then I remind myself to remind myself more often. - Author: Lights
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#72. It's life, that's all. There are no happy endings, just happy days, happy moments. The only real ending is death, and trust me, no one dies happy. And the price of not dying is that things change all the time, and the only thing you can count on is that there's not a thing you can do about it. - Author: Jonathan Tropper
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#73. Persistence is victory. Just . . . keep . . . going. It doesn't matter if things aren't going the way you thought they would or if you're facing a disappointment. The only defeat is in quitting. If you keep going, you're winning. - Author: Mara Schiavocampo
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#74. When people grow up in atmospheres of violence or atmospheres of poverty, they don't normally use hi-falutin' language to describe those things. They would describe some brutal event the same way we would describe getting a taxi or missing the bus. - Author: Philipp Meyer
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#75. What I've found - and the older I get, the more I understand this and stand behind it - is, my whole life has been an exploration of telling the truth. It's scary to be truthful, and it's scary to reveal yourself, and I'm very attracted to doing things that scare me. - Author: Jane Wiedlin
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#76. I think comedy is a good way to deal with anything. I hear about people in the hospital who are ill, and they use humor to help them through it. I think it's a great remedy for many things. - Author: Brian Regan
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#77. Spend more time doing things that make you forget about the time. - Author: Charlotte Eriksson
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#78. Colin mustered a perfunctory leer, but his mind was obviously elsewhere. 'Do you know ... ' he began.
I knew many things, but I didn't think he needed to hear the entirety of the Prologue to the Canterbury Tales right at just this moment. - Author: Lauren Willig
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#79. Two things make a story. The net and the air that falls through the net. - Author: Pablo Neruda
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#80. Actors and actresses make magic,' I said. 'They make things happen on the stage; they invent; they create. - Author: Anne Rice
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#81. I believe that one thinks much more soundly if the thoughts arise from direct contact with things, than if one looks at things with the aim of finding this or that in them. - Author: Vincent Van Gogh
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#82. I guess I was the most unbohemian of all bohemians. My bohemianism consisted of not wanting to get involved with the stupid stuff that I thought people wanted you to get involved with - ... namely America ... Dwight Eisenhower, McCarthyism and all those great things. - Author: Amiri Baraka
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#83. The spirit, the will to win, and the will to excel are the things that endure. These qualities are so much more important than the events that occur. - Author: Vince Lombardi
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#84. It was a large room, heavily outfitted with the usual badly ventilated furnaces, rows of bubbling crucibles, and one stuffed alligator. Things floated in jars. The air smelled of a limited life expectancy. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#85. The best thing to do is try and make sure you're getting something at your end. We had stretches where we didn't get that. - Author: Bo Ryan
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#86. The better you are as a parent, the richer the nest you've built, the more difficult it is for your kids to leave. So they have to invent things to dislike about you. And they're brilliant at it. - Author: Dustin Hoffman
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#87. Seize the day - be brave - be independent - be thoughtful - don't be scared to make mistakes - keep learning - all those things, all the time - Author: Gilly Macmillan
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#88. He [Iggy] started reaching for things around the table, and his hand landed on Total. "You're black."
"I prefer canine-American," said Total. - Author: James Patterson
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#89. And one of the things I learned is that one should live in spite of. Although, one should eat. Although, one should love. Although, it must die. Even it is often the same even though it pushes us forward. It was despite the fact that it gave me an unhappy anguish that was the creator of my own life. - Author: Clarice Lispector
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#90. Marching with over a million women in support of our reproductive rights was one of the most empowering things I have done, both as a woman and as a Member of Congress. - Author: Sheila Jackson Lee
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#91. [...] it seems you don't understand that words are the labels we stick on things, not the things themselves, you'll never know what the things are really like, nor even what their real names are, because the names you gave them are just that, the names you gave them [...] - Author: Jose Saramago
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#92. No matter how much violence or how many bad things we have to go through, I believe that the ultimate solution to our conflicts, both internal and external, lies in returning to our basic or underlying human nature, which is gentle and compassionate. - Author: Dalai Lama XIV
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#93. Well the basic thesis is that there's a god in heaven who is all powerful who wants to help people. And that - he will answer prayer, and does miraculous things in people's lives. And so I've documented some of these wonderful things. - Author: Pat Robertson
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#94. Well, they each seem to do one thing well enough, but fail to realize that literature depends on doing several things well at the same time. - Author: Julian Barnes
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#95. I began to write in the first place because I expected everything to change, and I wanted to have things in writing the way they had been. Just a little things, of course. A little of my little. - Author: William, Saroyan
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#96. History is not a long series of centuries in which men did all the interesting/important things and women stayed home and twiddled their thumbs in between pushing out babies, making soup and dying in childbirth. - Author: Tansy Rayner Roberts
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#97. Things were a little untidy, but what did that matter? It was possible to become the slave of things; possible to miss life in preparation for living. - Author: Elizabeth Von Arnim
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#98. I think one of the things the writers' festival does that is very good is that it brings writers from around the world and around the country and locally and puts them all in the one spot together, and that's what a lot of the world's great writers' festivals do. - Author: Nick Earls
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#99. This is working out pretty well, all things considered. My giddy side wants to giggle, but I choke it down. Later for the girlishness. - Author: Eoin Colfer
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#100. Since she moved in, Carter found himself in the mood for a lot of things he hadn't been before. Crispy salmon wasn't one of them. - Author: Kristin Miller
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