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  • Hosea Ballou
    Hosea Ballou
    American Theologian, Founder of ''Universalism'' 1771-1852
    Hosea Ballou
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    A single bad habit will mar an otherwise faultless character, as an ink-drop soileth the pure white page.
  • Billy Graham
    Billy Graham
    American Evangelist 1918-
    Billy Graham
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    I've read the last page of the Bible. It's all going to turn out all right.
  • William Hazlitt
    William Hazlitt
    English writer 1778-1830
    William Hazlitt
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    No man is truly great who is great only in his lifetime. The test of greatness is the page of history.
  • John Steinbeck
    John Steinbeck
    American author 1902-1968
    John Steinbeck
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    A book is like a man: clever and dull, brave and cowardly, beautiful and ugly. For every flowering thought there will be a page like a wet and mangy mongrel, and for every looping flight a tap on the wing and a reminder that wax cannot hold the feathers firm too near the sun.
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes
    Oliver Wendell Holmes
    American writer and poet 1809-1894
    Oliver Wendell Holmes
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    A page of history is worth a pound of logic.
  • Gaston Bachelard
    Gaston Bachelard
    French scientist and philosopher 1884-1962
    Gaston Bachelard
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    A word is a bud attempting to become a twig. How can one not dream while writing? It is the pen which dreams. The blank page gives the right to dream.
  • C. S. Lewis
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
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    All their life in this world and all their adventures in Narnia had only been the cover and the title page: now at last they were beginning Chapter One of the Great Story which no one on earth has read: which goes on for ever: in which every chapter is better than the one before.
    Source: The Chronicles of Narnia (1950) The Last Battle (1956), Closing lines, in Ch. 16 :
  • Arthur Rock
    Arthur Rock
    American businessman and investor 1926-
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    And then lo and behold IBM, Apple and Motorola took an ad in all the newspapers, double page ad, and said, announcing the chip that they were now able to manufacture it and that they were going to kill Intel.
  • Raymond Chandler
    Raymond Chandler
    American writer 1888-1959
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    Any man who can write a page of living prose adds something to our life, and the man who can, as I can, is surely the last to resent someone who can do it even better. An artist cannot deny art, nor would he want to. A lover cannot deny love.
  • Willa Cather
    Willa Cather
    American author 1876-1947
    Willa Cather
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    Art, it seems to me, should simplify finding what conventions of form and what detail one can do without and yet preserve the spirit of the whole - so that all that one has suppressed and cut away is there to the reader's consciousness as much as if it were in type on the page.
  • Ben Schwartz
    Ben Schwartz
    American actor, comedian, writer and producer 1981-
    Ben Schwartz
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    At the very beginning, I was a page at Letterman, and I freelanced for any place that would let me write any word. I wanted to do this so badly. Then when I got a tiny bit of success, I was petrified that I was going to lose it.
  • Bill Irwin
    Bill Irwin
    American actor, clown and comedian 1950-
    Bill Irwin
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    Being nominated is a great thrill, and we like to say that all four of us were nominated, which means that our director, Anthony Page was nominated four times.
  • Carl Hiaasen
    Carl Hiaasen
    American writer, author and journalist 1953-
    Carl Hiaasen
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    Everybody's idea of a great book is different, of course. For me it's one that makes my jaw drop on every page, the writing is so original.
  • Bettie Page
    Bettie Page
    American model 1923-2008
    Bettie Page
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    For years I had my hair parted down the middle in a ponytail, tucked down around the sides... Well, I went and cut the bangs, and I've been wearing them ever since. They say it's my trademark.
  • Barbara Mertz
    Barbara Mertz
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    Getting an idea for a book is not the problem, but you need 300 ideas - an idea a page.
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