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  • Eleanor Roosevelt
    Eleanor Roosevelt
    American "First Lady" and columnist 1884-1962
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    A trait no other nation seems to possess in quite the same degree that we do - namely, a feeling of almost childish injury and resentment unless the world as a whole recognizes how innocent we are of anything but the most generous and harmless intentions.
  • W. H. Auden
    W. H. Auden
    American poet 1907-1973
    W. H. Auden
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    A tremendous number of people in America work very hard at something that bores them. Even a rich man thinks he has to go down to the office everyday. Not because he likes it but because he can't think of anything else to do.
  • Allen Tate
    Allen Tate
    American poet and essayist 1899-1979
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    According to its doctors, my one intransigent desire is to have been a Confederate general, and because I could not or would not become anything else, I set up for poet and beg an to invent fictions about the personal ambitions that my society has no use for.
  • Joan Collins
    Joan Collins
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    According to my sister, the expert novelist Jackie Collins, most men stray. And sex doesn't mean anything to most men. But I wouldn't date a man who slept around. Absolutely not. I've divorced people for that.
  • Marguerite Duras
    Marguerite Duras
    French author and filmmaker 1914-
    Marguerite Duras
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    Acting doesn't bring anything to a text. On the contrary, it detracts from it.
  • Bruce Springsteen
    Bruce Springsteen
    American singer-songwriter 1949-
    Bruce Springsteen
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    Adult life is dealing with an enormous amount of questions that don't have answers. So I let the mystery settle into my music. I don't deny anything, I don't advocate anything, I just live with it.
  • Alan Alda
    Alan Alda
    American actor, director, screenwriter, and author. 1936-
    Alan Alda
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    After a while I started to think of that as an image of something that went a lot deeper than the dead dog, which is you can't bring back anything to life.
  • Bob Uecker
    Bob Uecker
    American Major League Baseball (MLB) player 1934-
    Bob Uecker
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    After getting out of the service and going into baseball I never wanted to do anything else.
  • Brody Jenner
    Brody Jenner
    American television personality, disc jockey and model 1983-
    Brody Jenner
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    All I care about, to be honest, is surfing. I love surfing more than anything. To me, there's nothing like that.
  • Alija Izetbegovic
    Alija Izetbegovic
    Bosnian politician 1925-2003
    Alija Izetbegovic
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    All in all this is a difficult political struggle which will go on for years, in which our people won't die anymore; I'm not sure how much we will be able to win, but I'm certain that we won't loose anything that we have now.
  • Sir Walter Scott
    Sir Walter Scott
    British writer and poet 1771-1832
    Sir Walter Scott
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    All men who have turned out worth anything have had the chief hand in their own education.
  • Percy Bysshe Shelley
    Percy Bysshe Shelley
    English poet 1792-1822
    Percy Bysshe Shelley
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    All of us, who are worth anything, spend our manhood in unlearning the follies, or expiating the mistakes of our youth.
  • Bruce Cockburn
    Bruce Cockburn
    Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist 1945-
    Bruce Cockburn
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    All the diamonds in this world
    That mean anything to me
    Are conjured up
    by wind and sunlight sparkling on the sea
    I ran aground in a harbor town
    Lost the taste for being free
    Thank God he sent some gull chased ship
    To carry me to sea...
    Source: Salt,Sun and Time (1974) All the Diamonds in the World, Track 1
  • Bradley Joseph
    Bradley Joseph
    American composer and producer
    Bradley Joseph
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    All the information you need is available to you to have a successful career in music, if you're paying attention, and not closed off to anything. Remember, Perseverance is King.
    Source: On running a label Indie Journal Interview
  • Wyndham Lewis
    Wyndham Lewis
    British painter and author 1882-1957
    Wyndham Lewis
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    Almost anything that can be praised or advocated has been put to some disgusting use. There is no principle, however immaculate, that has not had its compromising manipulator.
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