A true man never frets about his place in the world, but just slides into it by the gravitation of his nature, and swings there as easily as a star.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin
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Robert Frost The best things and best people rise out of their separateness I'm against a homogenized society because I want the cream to rise.
John C. Ransom The arts generally have had to recognize Modernism - how should poetry escape?
William James To study the abnormal is the best way of understanding the normal.
Sojourner Truth If women want any rights more than they's got, why don't they just take them, and not be talking about it.
John Adams The Hebrews have done more to civilize men than any other nation. If I were an atheist, and believed blind eternal fate, I should still believe that fate had ordained the Jews to be the most essential instrument for civilizing the nations.
William Congreve Come, come, leave business to idlers, and wisdom to fools: they have need of 'em: wit be my faculty, and pleasure my occupation, and let father Time shake his glass.
Lena Dunham I never thought of myself as like, a funny person.
Carre Otis We come in many different shapes and sizes, and we need to support each other and our differences. Our beauty is in our differences.
Hugh Jackman What I respect as far as in myself and in others is the spirit of just doing it. For better or worse, it may work and it may not, but I'm going to go for it. Ultimately I probably prefer to be respected for that than whether it works out or not, either winning or losing.
Martha Gellhorn Why do people talk of the horrors of old age? It's great. I feel like a fine old car with the parts gradually wearing out, but I'm not complaining,... Those who find growing old terrible are people who haven't done what they wanted with their lives.
Euripides Happiness is brief. It will not stay. God batters at its sails.
Leo Tolstoy If so many men, so many minds, certainly so many hearts, so many kinds of love.
Theodor Adorno In the age of the individual's liquidation, the question of individuality must be raised anew.
John Drinkwater We recognise in the finished art, which is the result of these conditions, the best words in the best order - poetry and to put this essential poetry into different classes is impossible.
Deana Carter My relationship with Music Row has always been, from my end, optimistic and hopeful that there is more than one way to approach the writing, recording, and marketing of an album.
Annie Lennox Life expectancy in many parts of Africa can be something around the age of thirty five to thirty eight. I mean you're very fortunate if you live to that age. In fact when I went to Uganda for the first time one of the things that occurred to me was that I saw very few elderly people.
Charles de Gaulle Old age is a shipwreck.
Shane MacGowan My dad has no control over who works with me. Me, me and me alone has to take responsibility for anything.
Michael Burgess The Leadership Training Institute of America trains and equips young men and women to be leaders with high standards of personal morality and integrity.
Olivia Munn Jon Stewart hires people that he thinks are funny. That's it. That's the only requirement.
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