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William S. Burroughs
American writer and artist 1914-1997
America is not so much a nightmare as a non-dream. The American non-dream is precisely a move to wipe the dream out of existence. The dream is a spontaneous happening and therefore dangerous to a control system set up by the non-dreamers.
Carice van Houten
Dutch actress and singer 1976-
American actresses have more problems than I do; I'm lucky to be able to play what I want for a smaller audience, because I have my own country to do that in.
President of the US 1946-
American and Israel share a special bond. Our relationship is unique among all nations. Like America, Israel is a strong democracy, a symbol of freedom, and an oasis of liberty, a home to the oppressed and persecuted.
American Author, Critic 1936-
American couples have gone to such lengths to avoid the interference of in-laws that they have to pay marriage counselors to interfere between them.
American lawyer, author, and politician 1930-2012
American credibility in the war on terrorism depends on a strong stand against all terrorist acts, whether committed by foe or friend.
Edgar W. Howe
American journalist and writer 1853-1937
American freedom consists largely in talking nonsense.
American writer and criticus 1925-
American history has fallen more and more into the hands of academics.
Abba Goold Woolson
American ladies are known abroad for two distinguishing traits (besides, possibly, their beauty and self-reliance), and these are their ill-health and their extravagant devotion to dress.
American journalist 1960-
American nuclear reactors are well into middle age. The median age of an operating reactor in the U.S. is 34 years, placing start-up in midst of the Carter administration.
American television journalist 1937-
American politics used to be an amateur sport. But somewhere along the way, we handed over to professionals all the things people used to do for free.
Hubert H. Humphrey
American politician 1911-1978
American public opinion is like an ocean - it cannot be stirred by a teaspoon.
Henry Brooks Adams
American historian 1838-1918
American society is a sort of flat, fresh-water pond which absorbs silently, without reaction, anything which is thrown into it.
Bryant H. McGill
American journalist and author 1969-
American society will never completely understand the true meaning of equality.
American art criticus, writer 1906-1978
American time has stretched around the world. It has become the dominant tempo of modern history, especially of the history of Europe.
American academic and social critic 1947-
American universities are organized on the principle of the nuclear rather than the extended family. Graduate students are grimly trained to be technicians rather than connoisseurs. The old German style of universal scholarship has gone.
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