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American Theologian, Founder of ''Universalism'' 1771-1852
A single bad habit will mar an otherwise faultless character, as an ink-drop soileth the pure white page.
American Evangelist 1918-
I've read the last page of the Bible. It's all going to turn out all right.
English writer 1778-1830
No man is truly great who is great only in his lifetime. The test of greatness is the page of history.
American author 1902-1968
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
American writer and poet 1809-1894
A page of history is worth a pound of logic.
French scientist and philosopher 1884-1962
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
Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
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 :
American businessman and investor 1926-
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.
American writer 1888-1959
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.
American author 1876-1947
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.
American actor, comedian, writer and producer 1981-
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.
American actor, clown and comedian 1950-
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.
American writer, author and journalist 1953-
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.
American model 1923-2008
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.
Getting an idea for a book is not the problem, but you need 300 ideas - an idea a page.