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Peter Singer I can tell you that too much money is corrupting American politics. Don't blame the American public. The U.S. Supreme Court has a lot to answer for, because it has made it impossible for Congress to reduce the corrupting influence of money on American political life.
Timothy Griffin Many of us believe that we need health care reform. That being said - Americans felt like they weren't being listened to. There were a lot of people across the political spectrum who said we don't want a one-size-fits-all healthcare plan.
Richard Gough I was a bit worried coming back to the Premiership from America, but I have been pleased with my form, and the interest I have received has been good for my ego. I have no worries about my fitness, and I am really looking forward to the season starting now.
Thomas S. Monson Faith and doubt cannot exist in the same mind at the same time, for one will dispel the other.
Hugh Jackman By nature I'm not a brooder.
George Bernard Shaw I dislike feeling at home when I am abroad.
Mira Nair I look for the humanity in people, however big the politics or oppressive the situation may be, whether it's subsumed within a human being or between two human beings. I want to help us hold a mirror to ourselves.
Hume Cronyn The whole business of marshaling one's energies becomes more and more important as one grows older.
Naguib Mahfouz At my age it is unseemly to be pessimistic.
Carrot Top It's weird, I never wish anything bad upon anybody, except two or three old girlfriends.
Rachel Hunter But things move in circles: one minute it's the models who are famous, then it's the actresses, then it's the designers.
Dwight D. Eisenhower There is nothing wrong with America that faith, love of freedom, intelligence, and energy of her citizens cannot cure.
F. Scott Fitzgerald His was a great sin who first invented consciousness. Let us lose it for a few hours.
Jon Bernthal I played sports in high school and in college.
Boris Pasternak At the moment of childbirth, every woman has the same aura of isolation, as though she were abandoned, alone.
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