Quotes: after

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  • Kazuo Ishiguro
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    After all, what can we ever gain in forever looking back and blaming ourselves if our lives have not turned out quite as we might have wished?
    Source: The Remains of the Day (2009) 244
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    After all, what is reading but a vice, like drink or venery or any other form of excessive self-indulgence? One reads to tickle and amuse one's mind; one reads, above all, to prevent oneself thinking.
  • Russell Hoban
    Russell Hoban
    American writer 1925-
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    After all, when you come right down to it, how many people speak the same language even when they speak the same language?
  • After Barbarossa and Pearl Harbor, the war tide slowly turned against the Axis.
  • Butch Trucks
    Butch Trucks
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    After being away from it for so long, it's really nice to go out and have 10- or 15,000 people show up and enjoy it. It leaves you with a very good feeling.
  • J.G. Ballard
    J.G. Ballard
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    After being bombarded endlessly by road-safety propaganda it was almost a relief to find myself in an actual accident.
    Source: Crash (1973)
  • George Ade
    George Ade
    American humorist, playwright 1866-1944
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    After being Turned Down by numerous Publishers, he had decided to write for Posterity.
  • Nelson Mandela
    Nelson Mandela
    South African anti-apartheid revolutionary and political leader 1918-2013
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    After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb
    Source: Long way to freedom
  • Buffalo Bill
    Buffalo Bill
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    After crossing the Smoky Hill River, I felt comparatively safe as this was the last stream I had to cross.
  • Carly Craig
    Carly Craig
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    After doing comedy for a while and knowing how hard it is to do physical comedy right, I learned how incredibly talented the Three Stooges really were after re-watching old episodes. They still stand up!
  • Brooks Atkinson
    Brooks Atkinson
    American theatre critic 1894-1984
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    After each war there is a little less democracy to save.
  • After every ''victory'' you have more enemies.
  • Bill Dedman
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    After every massacre in a school, Americans grasp at quick cures. 'Let's install metal detectors and give guns to teachers' Let's crack down on troublemakers, weeding out kids who fit the profile of a gunman. Let's buy bulletproof whiteboards for the students to scurry behind, or train kids to throw erasers or cans of soup at an attacker.'
  • Barbara Cartland
    Barbara Cartland
    English author of romance novels 1901-2000
    Barbara Cartland
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    After forty a woman has to choose between losing her figure or her face. My advice is to keep your face, and stay sitting down.
  • After four years at the United Nations I sometimes yearn for the peace and tranquility of a political convention.