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Engels writer 1948-
Not even the visionary or mystical experience ever lasts very long. It is for art to capture that experience, to offer it to, in the case of literature, its readers; to be, for a secular, materialist culture, some sort of replacement for what the love of god offers in the world of faith.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
British author 1859-1930
Nothing clears up a case so much as stating it to another person.Source: Sherlock Holmes: The Complete Novels and Stories (2016) 206
German - American physicist 1879-1955
One need only think of the weather, in which case the prediction even for a few days ahead is impossible.
American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, and inventor 1895-1983
Our brains deal exclusively with special-case experiences. Only our minds are able to discover the generalized principles operating without exception in each and every special-experience case which if detected and mastered will give knowledgeable advantage in all instances.Source: Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth (1963)
Oliver Wendell Holmes
American writer and poet 1809-1894
Our brains our seventy year clocks, the angel of life winds them up once and for all, then closes the case, and gives the key into the hands of the angel of resurrection.
American philosopher 1842-1910
Our faith is faith in someone else's faith, and in the greatest matters this is most the case.
American former astronaut, engineer and fighter 1930-
People come up to me and say, 'It's too bad the space program got canceled.' This is not the case, and yet that is what most of the public thinks has happened.
American football coach 1929-
People that are brilliant and successful, we think they've just always been that way. That's not the case. Most of them have had some tough adversity in their life. It's prepared them. I've never felt like you could develop character without adversity.
American author 1952-
People think it's a terrible tragedy when somebody has Alzheimer's. But in my mother's case, it's different. My mother has been unhappy all her life. For the first time in her life, she's happy.
English novelist 1905-2000
People think that because a novel's invented, it isn't true. Exactly the reverse is the case. Biography and memoirs can never be wholly true, since they cannot include every conceivable circumstance of what happened. The novel can do that.
Personally, I wouldn't go anywhere important without my own favorite Hermès black bag... I have my jewelry with me in case something happens and I suddenly have to dress up. For me, going out without that purse would seem almost like going out naked. Well, almost.Source: Charlotte Chandler - It's Only a Movie: Alfred Hitchcock
Companion and father-in-law of the Islamic prophet Muhammad 573--634-
Pride in the case of a rich man is bad, but pride in the case of a poor man is worse.
American baseball writer, historian, and statistician 1949-
Professionalism in law has brought us the O.J. Simpson case in lieu of justice.
Birgitte Hjort Sorensen
Danish actrice 1982-
Quite a lot of British women stop working when they have children, and that is rarely the case in Denmark. We have a very flat, structured way of approaching everything. Nobody's the boss. In a sense, we're all equal.
Religion is love; in no case is it logic.
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