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  • Malcolm S. Forbes
    Malcolm S. Forbes
    American entrepreneur 1919-1990
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    Being right half the time beats being half-right all the time.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    A man's very highest moment is, I have no doubt at all, when he kneels in the dust, and beats his breast, and tells all the sins of his life.
  • William Blake
    William Blake
    English poet 1757-1827
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    A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
  • Walter Bagehot
    Walter Bagehot
    English economist 1826-1877
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    Conquest is the missionary of valor, and the hard impact of military virtues beats meanness out of the world.
  • Billy Collins
    Billy Collins
    American poet 1941-
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    Emily Dickinson seems rather tame because she pretty much uses the same meter every time. It's called 'common meter.' It's a line of four beats that's followed by a line of three beats.
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
    Robert Louis Stevenson
    Scottish writer and poet 1850-1895
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    Everyday courage has few witnesses. But yours is no less noble because no drum beats for you and no crowds shout your name.
  • Benny Blanco
    Benny Blanco
    American record producer, DJ, songwriter 1988-
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    Here's the thing... when people start making music, they start borrowing styles from other people, because that's what you do. You start by recreating hip-hop beats you've heard from other people, or you start mimicking other people, or you're just listening to stuff.
  • Buzz Aldrin
    Buzz Aldrin
    American former astronaut, engineer and fighter 1930-
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    I believe that every human has a finite number of heart-beats. I don't intend to waste any of mine running around doing exercises.
  • Bjork
    Bjork
    Icelandic singer, songwriter and actress 1965-
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    In '96, I was in a very specific place with my own music - I was only listening to beats. You would come to my house, and I would just play beats all day.
  • Bob Schieffer
    Bob Schieffer
    American television journalist 1937-
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    In so many of the other beats these days, there are these layers of public relations people that you have to go through to get to the newsmakers themselves.
  • Anne Bradstreet
    Anne Bradstreet
    English American poet 1612-1672
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    Iron till it be thoroughly heated is incapable to be wrought; so God sees good to cast some men into the furnace of affliction, and then beats them on his anvil into what frame he pleases.
  • William M. Thackeray
    William M. Thackeray
    British writer 1811-1863
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    Let a man who has to make his fortune in life remember this maxim: Attacking is the only secret. Dare and the world yields, or if it beats you sometimes, dare it again and you will succeed.
  • Stella Adler
    Stella Adler
    American actress and acting 1901-1992
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    Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.
  • Philip Roth
    Philip Roth
    American Novelist 1933-
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    Seeing is believing and believing is knowing and knowing beats unknowing and the unknown.
    Source: Zuckerman Unbound (2013)
  • H. Rap Brown
    H. Rap Brown
    American activist 1943-
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    The man does not beat your head because you got a Cadillac or because you got a Ford; he beats you because you're black!
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