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  • Barbara Deming
    Barbara Deming
    American feminist and advocate
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    All prisons that have existed in our society to date put people away as no human being should ever be put away.
  • Casey Stengel
    Casey Stengel
    American basketbal player and manager 1889-1975
    Casey Stengel
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    All you have to do is keep the five players who hate your guts away from the five who are undecided.
    Source: The Guardian Book of Sports Quotes, ed. John Samuel (1985)
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    Among the very rich you will never find a really generous man, even by accident. They may give their money away, but they will never give themselves away; they are egoistic, secretive, dry as old bones. To be smart enough to get all that money you must be dull enough to want it.
  • Bill Klem
    Bill Klem
    American professional baseball umpire 1874-1951
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    An angry player can't argue with the back of an umpire who is walking away.
  • An emotional man may possess no humor, but a humorous man usually has deep pockets of emotion, sometimes tucked away or forgotten.
  • Bum Phillips
    Bum Phillips
    American football coach 1923-
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    An expert is an ordinary fella away from home.
  • Bob Schieffer
    Bob Schieffer
    American television journalist 1937-
    Bob Schieffer
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    And I came away from that experience, and it was a very difficult experience - I came to understand that you have to practice at being a good father and practice at being a good husband, just as you have to practice at being a good journalist.
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    American poet 1819-1892
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    And the night shall be filled with music, and the cares, that infest the day, shall fold their tents, like the Arabs, and as silently steal away.
  • Beau Bridges
    Beau Bridges
    American actor and director 1941-
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    And when I've been away from my family and friends, I have felt good hearing some of those old songs.
  • Caroline Knapp
    Caroline Knapp
    American writer and columnist
    Caroline Knapp
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    Anorexia is a response to cultural images of the female body - waiflike, angular - that both capitulates to the ideal and also mocks it, strips away all the ancillary signs of sexuality, strips away breasts and hips and butt and leaves in their place a garish caricature, a cruel cartoon of flesh and bone.
  • Bob Edwards
    Bob Edwards
    American broadcast journalist
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    Any outfit that has to beg its listeners for money is an organization that has to constantly please its listeners or it will dry up and go away. It shouldn't work when you think about it.
  • Barry Sanders
    Barry Sanders
    American football player 1968-
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    Anyone who has played the game professionally, you're always taught that the ball is the most important, most precious thing, so when the ball hits the ground, it's always a mad scramble. It's amazing how many times there is a fumble, and the person who recovers it initially doesn't walk away with the ball.
  • John McGahern
    John McGahern
    Irish writer and novelist 1934-2006
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    Anything that is given can be at once taken away. We have to learn never to expect anything, and when it comes it's no more than a gift on loan.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
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    Anything you don't understand, Mr. Rankin, you attribute to God. God for you is where you sweep away all the mysteries of the world, all the challenges to our intelligence. You simply turn your mind off and say God did it.
    Source: Contact (1985) Ch. 10 (p. 166)
  • Willa Cather
    Willa Cather
    American author 1876-1947
    Willa Cather
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    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.
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