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William S. Burroughs

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Rob Corddry I remember interviewing someone I actually felt bad for, and therefore didn't want to take an ironic stance against him. It actually turned out to be a really funny piece.
Cesare Pavese If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness and fears.
Daniel Radcliffe I met Elijah Wood once, I met Peter Jackson, I met Orlando Bloom, and they're all really cool.
Jeremy Irvine You can be the best actor in the world, but if you don't have that one lucky moment, it kind of doesn't matter. There are a lot of amazing actors who will never get the chance to prove themselves because they won't have that one lucky moment.
J. B. Priestley We pay when old for the excesses of youth.
Euripides He was a wise man who originated the idea of God.
Richard Stallman With paper printed books, you have certain freedoms. You can acquire the book anonymously by paying cash, which is the way I always buy books. I never use a credit card. I don't identify to any database when I buy books. Amazon takes away that freedom.
Dwight D. Eisenhower Only strength can cooperate. Weakness can only beg.
Peter Drucker Time is the scarcest resource and unless it is managed nothing else can be managed.
John Adams Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.
Ellen Barkin But one of the hardest things for me to do was to access anger. I could do it on stage. But when I did it on film it was hard for me. That probably has to do with the intimacy of film. And my own personal issues with expressing anger. So I had to learn how to do that.
Christie Hefner My mother thinks I could have even run a larger company.
Jonathan Safran Foer Just about every children's book in my local bookstore has an animal for its hero. But then, only a few feet away in the cookbook section, just about every cookbook includes recipes for cooking animals. Is there a more illuminating illustration of our paradoxical relationship with the nonhuman world...
Eddie Izzard There was no religion in my life growing up. Did God invent us or did we invent God?
Gus Van Sant I hadn't made a big-budget film, and in Hollywood there's a sort of man and boys situation. You're a man, you make $80 million movies! As if it's harder to make an $80 million movie. Well, I guess businesswise it is because you have more executives to argue with.
Luke Scott I am not politically correct. I am all about the facts, I am all about the truth and I am all about Godly pursuits and what this country was built on, and I am not apologetic about it.
Imran Khan If your house is burning, wouldn't you try and put out the fire?
Loretta Lynn I'm not a big fan of Women's Liberation, but maybe it will help women stand up for the respect they're due.
William Feather Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.
Johannes Kepler The diversity of the phenomena of nature is so great, and the treasures hidden in the heavens so rich, precisely in order that the human mind shall never be lacking in fresh nourishment.
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William S. Burroughs

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