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Christopher Lasch Conservatives sense a link between television and drugs, but they do not grasp the nature of this connection.
Oliver Wendell Holmes If there is any principle of the Constitution that more imperatively calls for attachment than any other it is the principle of free thought, not free thought for those who agree with us but freedom for the thought that we hate.
Bell Hooks I thought about how we need to make children feel that there are times in their lives when they need to be alone and quiet and to be able to accept their aloneness.
Ethan Hawke My relationship to reality has been so utterly skewed for so long that I don't even notice it any more. It's just my reality.
Milan Kundera The novelist teaches the reader to comprehend the world as a question. There is wisdom and tolerance in that attitude. In a world built on sacrosanct certainties the novel is dead.
Chris Anderson And this is one way to do technology forecasting get a sense of where technology is, and then anticipate the next upturn.
Nicholas Mosley After these three novels I gave up writing novels for a time I was dissatisfied with romantic doom, yet didn't see much way around it.
Gina Gershon I love giving gifts and I love receiving them. I really like giving little kids extravagant gifts. You see their little faces light up and they get excited. If it's a really good gift, I love receiving it, like jewels, small islands.
Sting One of the rewards of success is freedom, the ability to do whatever you like.
Jackie Chan I love wushu a lot and I would love to see it included in future Olympic Games.
Pearl S. Buck A dog barks when his master is attacked. I would be a coward if I saw that God's truth is attacked and yet would remain silent.
Doris Lessing What really fascinates me is this need that is so strong now that if you read a work of the imagination you instantly have to say, 'Oh, what this really is is so-and-so,' reducing it to a simple formula.
Gilbert K. Chesterton Man does not live by soap alone and hygiene, or even health, is not much good unless you can take a healthy view of it or, better still, feel a healthy indifference to it.
Al Michaels Monday Night Football started in 1970, and when it started, it was something extremely special because sports had not been aired in prime time. So, it was a novelty, and a lot of people thought it wouldn't work, and, of course, it worked spectacularly well.
Hattie McDaniel Putting a little time aside for clean fun and good humor is very necessary to relieve the tensions of our time.
James MacGregor Burns Woodrow Wilson called for leaders who, by boldly interpreting the nation's conscience, could lift a people out of their everyday selves. That people can be lifted into their better selves is the secret of transforming leadership.
Albert Camus A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
Charles Baudelaire This life is a hospital in which every patient is possessed with a desire to change his bed.
Sloane Crosley Since graduation, I have measured time in 4-by-5-inch pieces of paper, four days on the left and three on the right. Every social engagement, interview, reading, flight, doctor's appointment, birthday and dry-cleaning reminder has been handwritten between metal loops.
Steve Jobs My favorite things in life don't cost any money. It's really clear that the most precious resource we all have is time.
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