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#1. Because she knew from experience that what came next was something straight out of a Pitbull featuring Ke$ha song. She was going down. Although, as far as she could figure, no one was yelling, "Timber! - Author: Julie Ann Walker
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#2. We have a tremendous personal responsibility for the way our life has turned out, and an equally important role of steering it into the future. Although we constantly make decisions, we're not always mindful of their far-reaching consequences. - Author: Timber Hawkeye
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#3. Wide sea, that one continuous murmur breeds
Along the pebbled shore of memory!
Many old rotten-timber'd boats there be
Upon thy vaporous bosom, magnified
To goodly vessels; many a sail of pride,
And golden keel'd, is left unlaunch'd and dry. - Author: John Keats
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#4. Like the generations of leaves, the lives of mortal men. Now the wind scatters the old leaves across the earth, now the living timber bursts with the new buds and spring comes round again. And so with men: as one generation comes to life, another dies away. - Author: Homer
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#5. Justin Timber-guy - Author: Eoin Colfer
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#6. Each region of Paris is celebrated for the interesting treasures which are to be found there. There are ear-wigs in the timber-yards of the Ursulines, there are millepeds in the Pantheon, there are tadpoles in the ditches of the Champs-de-Mars. - Author: Victor Hugo
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#7. The leaves of these [larch] trees are like those of the pine; timber from them comes in long lengths, is as easily wrought in joiner's work as is the clearwood of fir, and contains a liquid resin, of the color of Attic honey, which is good for consumptives . - Author: Marcus Vitruvius Pollio
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#8. I grew up in this town, my poetry was born between the hill and the river, it took its voice from the rain, and like the timber, it steeped itself in the forests. - Author: Pablo Neruda
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#9. With his buzz-cut black hair, muscles and menagerie of tattoos, the man looked like he lived in a cave and sanded timber with his head and flung innocent young women down on beds and had his wicked way with them. - Author: Cari Silverwood
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#10. The barricade was taking some while to dismantle. Chair legs and planks and bedsteads and doors and baulks of timber had settled into a tangled mass. Since every piece belonged to someone, and Ankh-Morpork people care about that sort of thing, it was being dismantled by collective argument. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#11. Kissing Sinclair was like making out with a sexy timber wolf - he was licking my fangs and nipping me lightly and growling under his breath and it was ... oh, it was really something. - Author: MaryJanice Davidson
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#12. When one is building a ship, one does not begin with gathering timber and cutting planks, but rather by arousing in people the yearning for the great wide sea. - Author: Antoine De Saint-Exupery
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#13. Humility before the flower at the timber line is the gate which gives access to the path up the open fell. - Author: Dag Hammarskjold
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#14. Rainforest land is mistakenly valued solely for the worth of its timber, mining and oil resources by short-sighted corporations and governments. - Author: Chris Kilham
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#15. Miss, I lack belly-timber sairly by the clock. - Author: Bram Stoker
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#16. From such crooked timber as humanity is made of, no straight thing was ever constructed. - Author: Immanuel Kant
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#17. The weather was fine, the valleys literally covered with buffaloe, and everything seemed to promise a safe and speedy movement to the first grove of timber on my route, supposed to be about ten days' march. - Author: William Henry Ashley
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#18. China is responsible for a lot of the major conservation issues we're facing. It's the main market for rhino horn. Tigers are being killed for tiger bone wine. They're driving the tropical timber trade and illegal logging in Indonesia, and the trade in tropical reef fish. - Author: Mark Carwardine
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#19. Beavers bred in captivity, inhabiting a concrete pool, will, if given the timber, fatuously go through all the motions of damming an ancestral stream. - Author: Evelyn Waugh
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#20. Amos stopped before the entrance, which was the size of a garage door - a dark heavy square of timber with no visible handle or lock. "Carter after you."
"Um, how do I - "
"How do you think?"
Great another mystery. I was about to suggest we ram Amos's head against it and see if that worked. - Author: Rick Riordan
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#21. Where timber vegetation is ruthlessly destroyed, aridity and its sequence sterility will prevail and the hotter the climate, the more to be dreaded. - Author: Ferdinand Von Mueller
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#22. Under the Timber and Stone Act of 1878, which might well have been called the 'Dust and Ashes Act,' any citizen of the United States could take up one hundred and sixty acres of timber land and, by paying two dollars and a half an acre for it, obtain title. - Author: John Muir
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#23. A pretty building I'm making, without either bricks or timber. I'm up i' the garret a'ready, and haven't so much as dug the foundation. - Author: George Eliot
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#24. [A] pile driver was improvised by mounting a large steam donkey engine, a steam hammer, and a timber tower on a barge. - Author: Ray Bottenberg
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#25. If you manage to stop the timber industry from cutting this forest, they'll cut that forest. If you stop oil drilling here, they'll go drill there. - Author: Woody Harrelson
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#26. It started out slowly, it's coming on fast. I got a feeling it's gonna last. Timber, I'm falling in love. - Author: Patty Loveless
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#27. Peter was a gentle, red-haired bear of a man. Standing at six-four in his socks, he moved everywhere with a slight and nautical sway, but even though he was broad across the chest there was something centered and reassuring about him, like an old ship's mast cut from a single timber. - Author: Graham Joyce
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#28. Out of timber so crooked as that from which man is made nothing entirely straight can be carved. - Author: Immanuel Kant
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#29. These mountains appear to be almost entirely composed of stratas of rock of various colours (mostly red) and are partially covered with a dwarfish growth of pine and cedar, which are the only species of timber to be seen. - Author: William Henry Ashley
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#30. Contrary to slanderous Eastern opinion, much of Iowa is not flat, but rolling hills country with a lot of timber, a handsome and imaginative landscape, crowded with constant small changes of scene and full of little creeks winding with pools where shiners, crappies and catfish hover. - Author: Paul Engle
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#31. The paradigm of the development of natural resource-based industry - meatpacking, lard, timber, iron and coal, grain. Cincinnati's lard processing plants looked a lot like JDR's oil refineries thirty years later. - Author: Charles R. Morris
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#32. It's not Africa that is destroying the African rainforest, it's selling concessions to timber companies that are not African, they are from the developed world - Japan, America, Germany, Britain. - Author: Jane Goodall
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#33. Timber and relationships are fragile. All it takes is one spark to destroy either of them. - Author: Steven Merle Scott
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#34. Aus so krummen Holze, als woraus der Mensch gemacht ist, kann nichts ganz Gerades gezimmert werden. Out of the crooked timber of humanity, no straight thing can ever be made. - Author: Immanuel Kant
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#35. About five years ago, the courses we run in the Field Trials were 52 percent timber. The hawks live in trees, and the quail nest on the ground. Since then we've trimmed back about 1,200 acres of trees to get it closer to the ideal course ratio of 25 percent trees/75 percent open ground. - Author: Rick Carlisle
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#36. In court, pricey lawyers from the city try to answer the question: whose life is more endangered, the spotted owl's or the logger's? Victims of mutual incompatibility, both owl and logger are disappearing in Oregon, a state that once had enough standing timber to rebuild every house in America. - Author: Timothy Egan
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#37. At the Ahwahnee Lodge in Yosemite National Park. Built in the 1920s, the Ahwahnee is a sprawling pile of stone, concrete, and timber designed in a style that mixed Art Deco, the Arts and Crafts movement, - Author: Walter Isaacson
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#38. My soul is a canvas stretched across four wooden corners and tacked with copper nails that sink into the edges of timber like teeth. My art is nothing less than my salvation. - Author: Keariene Muizz
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#39. We Americans, in most states at least, have not yet experienced a bear-less, eagle-less, cat- less, wolf-less woods. Germany strove for maximum yields of both timber and game and got neither. - Author: Aldo Leopold
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#40. Wouldn't it be great to stop, if only for a minute on a regular basis, and reflect on how wonderful everything is? - Author: Timber Hawkeye
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#41. Look at timber prices in the late '90s, at around $50. If you count the true damage of cutting down forests, the resultant flooding, insurance claims, and so on, then the timber price should have been $100. - Author: Jochen Zeitz
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#42. It is the timber of poetry that wears most surely, and there is no timber that has not strong roots among the clay and worms. - Author: John Millington Synge
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#43. He would show them that ... that he ... that he was of managerial timber! (pg. 613) - Author: Stephen King
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#44. I came to feel very, very sentimental about those sets, which is ludicrous, because they represent everything which is transitory and insubstantial. It's absurd that one should feel sentimental about timber and canvas. - Author: Patrick Stewart
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#45. Many strokes, though with a little axe, hew down and fell the hardest-timber'd oak. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#46. Out of the crooked timber of humanity, no straight thing was ever made. - Author: Immanuel Kant
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#47. The timber harvest on federal land in Oregon, including in the Willamette forest, is about one-tenth today what it was back then, - Author: Anonymous
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#48. In most mills, only the best portions of the best trees are used, while the ruins are left on the ground to feed great fires which kill much of what is left of the less desirable timber, together with the seedlings on which the permanence of the forest depends. - Author: John Muir
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#49. Tis I that call, remember Milo's end, Wedged in that timber which he strove to rend. - Author: Wentworth Dillon, 4th Earl Of Roscommon
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#50. I was never good at painting. The great turning point came when I had a block of wood and I carved a shape into the wood and put a small piece of timber into that space - like a negative - and so it made an endless column, only inward. - Author: Carl Andre
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#51. I imagine how hard it might be to walk down the runway. Me in heels is, like, deforesting the forest, knocking trees, completely 'timber!' - Author: Ireland Baldwin
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#52. The tree is more than first a seed, then a stem, then a living trunk, and then dead timber. The tree is a slow, enduring force straining to win the sky. - Author: Antoine De Saint-Exupery
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#53. The Old Fortress at Tirfang, it had a bad name: witches built it, raised it by magic, infecting even the ordinary materials in which they worked - stone, timber, and slate - with their dark sorceries. - Author: Madeline Howard
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#54. Life and death lived inside each other. That's what occured to me. Death was inside all of us, waiting for warmer nights, a compromised system, a beetle, as in the now dying black timber on the mountains. - Author: Peter Heller
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#55. I am the daughter of a tall, strong tree. My timber forms a ship, but it is anchorless, flagless. I set sail for the shade and the light; I drink the wind and forget all ports. To hell with freedom, gifted or seized; if in doubt, always endure alone. - Author: Nina George
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#56. Machiavelli, however, took his bearings from people as they are. He defined the political project as making the best of this flawed material. He knew (in words Kant would write almost three centuries later) that nothing straight would be made from the crooked timber of humanity. - Author: George Will
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#57. We never know the timber of a man's soul until something cuts into him deeply and brings the grain out strong. You've the making of a mighty fine piece of furniture ... - Author: Gene Stratton-Porter
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#58. There's a basic kind of tension here. It's between those who say, I'd like to clear cut this forest and reduce it to saw timber because that's an economically productive thing for me to do. - Author: Bruce Babbitt
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#59. To carry timber into the wood.
[Lat., In silvam ligna ferre.] - Author: Horace
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#60. There is a frightful interval between the seed and the timber. - Author: Samuel Johnson
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#61. I firmly believe that we can have a healthy environment and a sustainable timber industry. - Author: Frank Murkowski
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#62. no stone. Except for the huge reeds in the marshes, it had no trees for timber. Here, then, was a region with - Author: Samuel Noah Kramer
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#63. From the early days of European migration to America, in the 17th Century, the prototype of buildings was based on English precedent, even if mostly translated into the locally available material in abundance: timber. - Author: Harry Seidler
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#64. Typography is not only a technology but is in itself a natural resource or staple, like cotton or timber or radio; and, like any staple, it shapes not only private sense ratios but also
patterns of communal interdependence. - Author: Marshall McLuhan
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#65. The peace we seek, founded upon decent trust and cooperation among nations, can be fortified not by weapons of war but by wheat and cotton, by milk and wool, by meat and timber, and by rice. These are words that translate into every language. - Author: Dwight D. Eisenhower
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#66. From the crooked timber of humanity, a straight board cannot be hewn. - Author: Immanuel Kant
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#67. Japan's humid and warm summer climate, as well as frequent earthquakes resulted in lightweight timber buildings raised off the ground that are resistant to earth tremors. - Author: Harry Seidler
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#68. Sometimes when you try too hard to protect the people you care about, you end up hurting them instead.
- Jase, Time Mends (Timber Wolves #2) - Author: Tammy Blackwell
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#69. They will tell you Shiloh was no cavalry battle; the field was too cut-up with ravines and choked with timber for the usual mounted work. However, none of Forrest's men realized this at the time and we had our moments - Author: Shelby Foote
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#70. The Log in My Eye You hypocrite, first get the beam of timber out of your own eye, and then you will see clearly to take the tiny particle out of your brother's eye. MATTHEW 7:5 - Author: Joyce Meyer
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#71. A pile of timber, remains of either a house or a ship, huddled like a frightened child, cradling a glint of metal in - Author: Karen White
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#72. Over there you think of nothing but becoming President of the United States some day. Potentially every man is Presidential timber. Here it's different. Here every man is potentially a zero. If you become something or somebody it is an accident, a miracle. - Author: Henry Miller
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#73. Government protection should be thrown around every wild grove and forest on the mountains, as it is around every private orchard, and the trees in public parks. To say nothing of their value as fountains of timber, they are worth infinitely more than all the gardens and parks of towns. - Author: John Muir
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#74. Like a fall of timber he chopped himself to bed. - Author: Ray Bradbury
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#75. I pictured a low timber house with a shingled roof, caulked against storms, with blazing log fires inside and the walls lined with all the best books, somewhere to live when the rest of the world blew up. - Author: Bruce Chatwin
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#76. Meat movies ... In which the horror rests with the idea of doing to humans what humans do each day to trees in their thousands." "Yes, as a symbol ... Close your eyes, Mrs. Cable. Close your eyes and shout 'timber'. - Author: Alan Moore
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#77. The tree that never had to fight
for sun and sky and air and light
but stood out in the open plain
and always got it share of rain,
never became a forest king
but lived and died a scrubby thing.
Good timber does not grow with ease.
The stronger wind, the stronger trees. - Author: Douglas Malloch
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#78. My very first job was selling pop off the back of a wagon. Then I went to work in a timber yard to save up for my bass amp and joined The Smiths. - Author: Andy Rourke
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#79. Wit is brushwood; judgment, timber; the one gives the greatest flame, the other yields the most durable heat; and both meeting make the best fire. - Author: Thomas Overbury
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#80. Good timber does not grow with ease; the stronger the wind, the stronger the trees - Author: J. Willard Marriott
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#81. A girl who bonnets a policeman with an ashcan full of bottles is obviously good wife-and-mother timber. - Author: P.G. Wodehouse
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#82. A change of work is a good rest for the mind if you're constantly focused on writing. I like to work with timber and be creative on that side sometimes as well. - Author: Angus Stone
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#83. It is not true that a man's intellectual power is, like the strength of a timber beam, to be measured by its weakest point. - Author: George Eliot
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#84. We often say that we fear no invasion from the south, but the armies of the south have already crossed the border - American enterprise, American capital is taking rapid possession of our mines and our water power, our oil areas and our timber limits. - Author: Sara Jeannette Duncan
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#85. And if you need timber for a new home," the second said. "I wood be honored. " He boomed out a laugh. "I wood. Get it?" "Farewell - Author: Lucian Bane
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#86. Abigail ... His heart ached for his little girl, and the loss of his family drove like a blade through his heart. His head jerked up as the creak of a timber echoed overhead. If only they hadn't come to this god-forsaken place. - Author: Caroline Mitchell
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#87. There are noble mausoleums rooted for centuries in retired glades of parks among the growing timber and the fern, which perhaps hold fewer noble secrets than walk abroad among men, shut up in the breast of Mr. Tulkinghorn. - Author: Charles Dickens
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#88. Knowledge and timber shouldn't be much used till they are seasoned. - Author: Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
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#89. I don't remember titles of books or authors from when I was young. I remember the title of only one book, which was 'The Timber Toes.' I remember it was a family of little wooden people who lived in the woods, and for some reason that stayed with me. - Author: Sharon Creech
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#90. [ ... ] outlining how certain fans of 'NSYNC like to imagine Justin Timber lake getting fisted by Lance Bass. Glenn Dixon surmised that much of the Contemporary Christian genre is driven by artists who literally want to fuck Jesus Christ. - Author: Chuck Klosterman
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#91. We need to confront honestly the issue of scale ... You may need a large corporation to run an airline or to manufacture cars, but you don't need a large corporation to raise a chicken or a hog. You don't need a large corporation to process local food or local timber and market it locally. - Author: Wendell Berry
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#92. My mother had very humble beginnings - to put it mildly. Her dad built their home out of timber that he cut down on their land. No heat, no air-conditioning - 'no foolishness,' as he would call it. - Author: Blake Lively
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#93. Hot punch is a pleasant thing, gentlemen
an extremely pleasant thing under any circumstances
but in that snug old parlour, before the roaring fire, with the wind blowing outside till every timber in the old house creaked again, Tom Smart found it perfectly delightful. - Author: Charles Dickens
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#94. And that he, who can dig the Grand Canyon with his pinkie, thinks you're worth his death on Roman timber. Christ is the reward of Christianity. - Author: Max Lucado
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#95. I think just vocally I have a little timber in my voice that God gave me that does work - it puts my own DNA onto it. - Author: Danny Gokey
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