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Voltaire We must cultivate our own garden. When man was put in the garden of Eden he was put there so that he should work, which proves that man was not born to rest.
Rick Springfield The first guitar I ever got was for my 13th birthday.
Marshall McLuhan The photograph reverses the purpose of travel, which until now had been to encounter the strange and unfamiliar.
Ron Paul Cliches about supporting the troops are designed to distract from failed policies, policies promoted by powerful special interests that benefit from war, anything to steer the discussion away from the real reasons the war in Iraq will not end anytime soon.
Bear Grylls My faith isn't very churchy, it's a pretty personal, intimate thing and has been a huge source of strength in moments of life and death.
Zbigniew Brzezinski I think it is important to ask ourselves as citizens, not as Democrats attacking the administration, but as citizens, whether a world power can really provide global leadership on the basis of fear and anxiety?
Daniel Ellsberg There are two types of courage involved with what I did. When it comes to picking up a rifle, millions of people are capable of doing that, as we see in Iraq or Vietnam. But when it comes to risking their careers, or risking being invited to lunch by the establishment, it turns out that's remarkably...
Nicholson Baker From my music training, I knew that, some Spanish rhythms apart, 5/4 is a time signature used only in the modern era. Holst's Mars from the Planets is 5/4. But if you speak lines of poetry in that pattern you just end up hitting the off-beats. It's only when you add a rest - a sixth beat - that it s...
Katherine Jenkins If you love somebody, you love them. My parents had a 25-year age gap between them and my mum was the breadwinner, my dad the house husband. I'm a strong believer that a good relationship can work, whatever the situation.
Jo Nesbo For many years, it seemed as if nothing changed in Norway. You could leave the country for three months, travel the world, through coups d'etat, assassinations, famines, massacres and tsunamis, and come home to find that the only new thing in the newspapers was the crossword puzzle.
David Wilkerson I am not officially involved now in the direction of the Teen Challenge ministry, but I rejoice that God permits me to be the father of these ministries.
Georges Duhamel I have too much respect for the idea of God to make it responsible for such an absurd world.
Publilius Syrus Art has a double face, of expression and illusion, just like science has a double face: the reality of error and the phantom of truth.
Thurgood Marshall If the First Amendment means anything, it means that a state has no business telling a man, sitting alone in his house, what books he may read or what films he may watch.
Doug Coupland Big companies are like marching bands. Even if half the band is playing random notes, it still sounds kind of like music. The concealment of failure is built into them.
Louise Slaughter For most women, including women who want to have children, contraception is not an option it is a basic health care necessity.
Deepak Chopra I, of course, meditate for two hours every morning. It's part of my schedule I wake up at 4 a.m. every day and I love it.
Bryan Ferry You can never get silence anywhere nowadays, have you noticed?
Emilio Estevez I probably grow half my food. It's a good way to keep perspective.
Flora Lewis Learning another language is not only learning different words for the same things, but learning another way to think about things.
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