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Georg C. Lichtenberg It is almost everywhere the case that soon after it is begotten the greater part of human wisdom is laid to rest in repositories.
Thomas Harrison A poem conveys not a message so much as the provenance of a message, an advent of sense.
Evel Knievel Unless we do things in this country to slow down our population, slow down our birth control, provide better water for people, provide power for people, we're gonna find out that the next wars are not going to be fought over diamonds, gold and political things.
Chuck Palahniuk The only way to find true happiness is to risk being completely cut open.
Ava Gardner I have only one rule in acting - trust the director and give him heart and soul.
Marlee Matlin When it comes down to it, it's about who you know, and who's a fan. It's about whether you're the right age, whether you're hot or not, whether the studio is into you or not.
Christopher Durang I didn't have a teacher like Sister Mary Ignatius.
Francine Prose I remember, when I was a little kid, I was good at sports, and I could jump off the high board. And then puberty hit, and suddenly I was looking to boys for direction. I remember that as a great loss.
Javier Bardem I do respect people's faith, but I don't respect their manipulation of that faith in order to create fear and control.
Naomi Campbell I love England, especially the food. There's nothing I like more than a lovely bowl of pasta.
Mehmet Oz You get the health benefits of coffee up through about the first twenty-four ounces. It's the biggest source of antioxidants for Americans, and we think it helps prevent Alzheimer's and Parkinson's as well.
Guillermo Cabrera Infante What I do believe is that there is always a relationship between writing and reading, a constant interplay between the writer on the one hand and the reader on the other.
Jimmy Carter Globalization, as defined by rich people like us, is a very nice thing... you are talking about the Internet, you are talking about cell phones, you are talking about computers. This doesn't affect two-thirds of the people of the world.
Jerry Seinfeld There's very little advice in men's magazines, because men don't think there's a lot they don't know. Women do. Women want to learn. Men think, 'I know what I'm doing, just show me somebody naked.'
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton The best teacher is the one who suggests rather than dogmatizes, and inspires his listener with the wish to teach himself.
Marlen Esparza I used to be so aggressive, but after a while I started learning. It's not that I know how to adapt, but I know all styles of fighting so I can change my style of fighting to whatever it needs to be. That just comes from years of training and a lot of sparring partners.
Jay Kay It's not a case of 'look at me in my car' it's more, 'look at the car'. I like the idea of other people enjoying them, because everything has become a bit faceless and nobody likes the motor car any more.
Ehud Olmert For me to propose a division of Jerusalem was really terrible. I did it because I reached a conclusion that without which there will not be peace.
Thomas A. Edison Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work.
Kiana Tom Balance is key: I need to be successful in my career to feel fulfilled, be surrounded by people I care about to share it with, and have my health to be able to do the things I love to do!
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