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  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    Although this may seem a paradox, all exact science is dominated by the idea of approximation. When a man tells you that he knows the exact truth about anything, you are safe in inferring that he is an inexact man.
  • Woodrow Wilson
    Woodrow Wilson
    American president 1856-1924
    Woodrow Wilson
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    America is not anything if it consists of each of us. It is something only if it consists of all of us.
  • Simon Hoggart
    Simon Hoggart
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    America loves the representation of its heroes to be not just larger than life, but stupendously, awesomely bigger than anything else. If blue whales built statues to each other they'd be smaller then these.
  • Henry Brooks Adams
    Henry Brooks Adams
    American historian 1838-1918
    Henry Brooks Adams
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    American society is a sort of flat, fresh-water pond which absorbs silently, without reaction, anything which is thrown into it.
  • Dan Rather
    Dan Rather
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    Americans will put up with anything provided it doesn't block traffic.
  • Katharine Whitehorn
    Katharine Whitehorn
    British journalist, writer, and columnist 1928-
    Katharine Whitehorn
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    Americans, indeed, often seem to be so overwhelmed by their children that they'll do anything for them except stay married to the co-producer.
  • Barack Obama
    Barack Obama
    American politician 1961-
    Barack Obama
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    Americans... still believe in an America where anything's possible - they just don't think their leaders do.
  • Thomas Traherne
    Thomas Traherne
    British Clergyman, Poet, Mystic 1636-1674
    Thomas Traherne
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    An empty book is like an infant's soul, in which anything may be written. It is capable of all things, but containeth nothing. I have a mind to fill this with profitable wonders.
  • Eric Hoffer
    Eric Hoffer
    American writer 1902-1983
    Eric Hoffer
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    An empty head is not really empty; it is stuffed with rubbish. Hence the difficulty of forcing anything into an empty head.
  • Adrian Lyne
    Adrian Lyne
    English film director, writer and producer 1941-
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    And I think you understand a little bit more why she falls for him. In a way, watching the French do anything is a little more fun because their gestures are different. And in that way, they make everything interesting.
  • Assata Shakur
    Assata Shakur
    American activist and former member of the Black Liberation Army (BLA) 1947-
    Assata Shakur
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    And if I know anything at all, it's that a wall is just a wall and nothing more at all. It can be broken down.
    Source: Assata: An Autobiography (1987)
  • Brad Bird
    Brad Bird
    American animator, director and screenwriter 1957-
    Brad Bird
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    And it's not only films, I'm pretty unaware of anything that's going on in popular culture right now.
  • Erica Jong
    Erica Jong
    American author 1942-
    Erica Jong
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    And the trouble is, if you don't risk anything, you risk even more.
  • Seneca
    Seneca
    Roman philosopher, statesman and playwright 5 BC - 65 A.D.
    Seneca
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    Anger: an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured.
  • Norman Vincent Peale
    Norman Vincent Peale
    American minister and author 1898-1993
    Norman Vincent Peale
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    Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure. The way you think about a fact may defeat you before you ever do anything about it. You are overcome by the fact because you think you are.
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