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  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance.

  • Douglas Adams
    Douglas Adams
    British science-fiction writer 1952-
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    I love deadlines. I especially like the whooshing sound they make as they go flying by.

  • A child born to a Black mother in a state like Mississippi has exactly the same rights as a white baby born to the wealthiest person in the United States. It's not true, but I challenge anyone to say it is not a goal worth working for.

  • Felix Adler
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    Love of country is like love of woman - he loves her best who seeks to bestow on her the highest good.

  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Beauty is a form of genius - is higher, indeed, than genius, as it needs no explanation. It is of the great facts in the world like sunlight, or springtime, or the reflection in dark water of that silver shell we call the moon.

  • Contact with men who wield power and authority still leaves an intangible sense of repulsion. It's very like being in close proximity to fecal matter, the fecal embodiment of something unmentionable, and you wonder what it is made of and when it acquired its historically sacred character.

  • Walt Disney
    Walt Disney
    American producer 1901-1966
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    The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.

  • Alexander Maclaren
    Alexander Maclaren
    British preacher 1826-1910
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    ''The grace of God,'' says Luther, ''is like a flying summer shower.'' It has fallen upon more than one land, and passed on. Judea had it, and lies barren and dry. These Asiatic coasts had it, and flung it away.

  • Frank Zappa
    Frank Zappa
    American rock musician 1940-
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    A drug is neither moral nor immoral - it's a chemical compound. The compound itself is not a menace to society until a human being treats it as if consumption bestowed a temporary license to act like an asshole.

  • Advice is seldom welcome; and those who want it the most always like it the least.

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