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Oliver Herford

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Helen Hunt I wanted to have a personal life that I fully inhabited, not because I am such a great mom, but for me.
David Eddings I get up at an unholy hour in the morning my work day is completed by the time the sun rises. I have a slightly bad back which has made an enormous contribution to American literature.
Tila Tequila When I started on MySpace, people wanted to support me, but once I rose to fame with the MTV show, they felt like I had abandoned them for some reason, that I was too famous to talk to them anymore.
John W. Gardner We are all faced with a series of great opportunities - brilliantly disguised as insoluble problems.
Cynthia Ozick Traveling is seeing it is the implicit that we travel by.
H. L. Mencken Strike an average between what a woman thinks of her husband a month before she marries him and what she thinks of him a year afterward, and you will have the truth about him.
Haruki Murakami You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.
Suze Orman People first, then money, then things.
Kenneth R. Miller The new strategy is to teach intelligent design without calling it intelligent design.
Thurston Moore I was surrounded by nature and trying to come to terms with this blissful nature versus the inhumane mentality of war. People were being deluded by someone using the word peace.
Alberto Moravia When I sit at my table to write, I never know what it's going to be until I'm under way. I trust in inspiration, which sometimes comes and sometimes doesn't. But I don't sit back waiting for it. I work every day.
Pat Brown In reality, serial killers are of average intelligence.
Kathleen Turner It begins and ends with money. It's absurd in this day and age when we need so much money for education, health, for people, that a $100 million dollars can be spent on a film. It's obscene.
L’Wren Scott I believe in stopping work and eating lunch.
George Orwell No advance in wealth, no softening of manners, no reform or revolution has ever brought human equality a millimeter nearer.
Erich Fromm Why should society feel responsible only for the education of children, and not for the education of all adults of every age?
Toby Young In Britain, by contrast, we still think that class plays a part in determining a person's life chances, so we're less inclined to celebrate success and less inclined to condemn failure. The upshot is that it's much easier to be a failure in Britain than it is in America.
Pierre Salinger A lot of people criticize the primaries, but I think they are absolutely essential to the education of the President of the United States.
Bruce Sterling I used to think that cyberspace was fifty years away. What I thought was fifty years away, was only ten years away. And what I thought was ten years away... it was already here. I just wasn't aware of it yet.
Jacqueline Bisset I have watched people who have nothing to do with the film business, but who have become part of the circle for a short period of time. They can be truly devastated when the film wraps and people leave.
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