Quotes: happening

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  • Kenneth Tynan
    Kenneth Tynan
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    A good drama critic is one who perceives what is happening in the theatre of his time. A great drama critic also perceives what is not happening.
  • William S. Burroughs
    William S. Burroughs
    American writer and artist 1914-1997
    William S. Burroughs
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    America is not so much a nightmare as a non-dream. The American non-dream is precisely a move to wipe the dream out of existence. The dream is a spontaneous happening and therefore dangerous to a control system set up by the non-dreamers.
  • Will Rogers
    Will Rogers
    American actor and humorist 1879-1935
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    Everything is funny as long as it is happening to somebody else.
  • Will Rogers
    Will Rogers
    American actor and humorist 1879-1935
    Will Rogers
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    Everything is funny as long as it is happening to someone else.
  • Anita Loos
    Anita Loos
    American writer, screenwriter 1893-1981
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    Fate keeps on happening.
  • Arthur Miller
    Arthur Miller
    American Dramatist 1915-
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    He's not the finest character that ever lived. But he's a human being, and a terrible thing is happening to him. So attention must be paid.
  • Simone Weil
    Simone Weil
    French philosopher 1909-1943
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    Human beings are so made that the ones who do the crushing feel nothing; it is the person crushed who feels what is happening. Unless one has placed oneself on the side of the oppressed, to feel with them, one cannot understand.
  • Larry Bird
    Larry Bird
    American basketbal player and coach 1956-
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    I always know what's happening on the court. I see a situation occur, and I respond.
  • I feel sure that coups d'├ętat would go much better if there were seats, boxes, and stalls so that one could see what was happening and not miss anything.
  • Anthony Robbins
    Anthony Robbins
    American author, entrepreneur, philanthropist and life coach 1960-
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    It's not what's happening to you now or what has happened in your past that determines who you become. Rather, it's your decisions about what to focus on, what things mean to you, and what you're going to do about them that will determine your ultimate destiny.
  • Denis Waitley
    Denis Waitley
    American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
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    Life is the movie you see through your own eyes. It makes little difference what's happening out there. It's how you take it that counts.
  • Johnny Carson
    Johnny Carson
    American TV personality, businessman 1925-
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    New York is an exciting town where something is happening all the time, most unsolved.
  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin
    American writer 1924-1987
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    No one can possibly know what is about to happen: it is happening, each time, for the first time, for the only time.
  • David Jenkins
    David Jenkins
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    No statement about God is simply, literally true. God is far more than can be measured, described, defined in ordinary language, or pinned down to any particular happening.
  • Eric Hoffer
    Eric Hoffer
    American writer 1902-1983
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    Old age equalizes - we are aware that what is happening to us has happened to untold numbers from the beginning of time. When we are young we act as if we were the first young people in the world.
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