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Being famous was extremely disappointing for me. When I became famous it was a complete drag and it is still a complete drag.
American novelist, essayist, editor 1931-
Black boys became criminalized. I was in constant dread for their lives, because they were targets everywhere. They still are.
Indian businessman 1949-
Bofors was a steelmaker that became a forgings company and then went on to build guns. Companies like Krupp and Thyssen were in steel and forgings before entering defence. There are similar examples in the U.K.; it is a natural progression.
American political commentator, entrepreneur and author 1962-
Bottom line: if you show a genuine interest in learning about how others became successful, you can open up a world of opportunities.
American linguist and engineer 1897-1941
But in due course it became evident that not only a physical situation qua physics, but the meaning of that situation to people, was sometimes a factor, through the behavior of people, in the start of a fire.
American playwright and fiction writer 1908-1985
By the time I was at college, I became very alert to the question of racial discrimination, and I remember one of my first writing attempts had to do with a lynching.
E. M. Cioran
French philosopher 1911-
Does our ferocity not derive from the fact that our instincts are all too interested in other people? If we attended more to ourselves and became the center, the object of our murderous inclinations, the sum of our intolerances would diminish.
Albert Bushnell Hart
American historian, writer, and editor 1854-1943
Each colony became accustomed to planting new settlements and to claiming new boundaries.
French philosopher and mathematician 1596-1650
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
American professional makeup artist, author and public speaker
Every business decision I ever made I learned from my grandfather Papa Sam. He moved here from Russia when he was a boy. He worked his way up selling newspapers and ladies' handbags, and eventually, he became Cadillac Sam, one of the biggest car dealers in Chicago.
American physician, research scientist, and author 1869-1970
From the first I became convinced that what I must look for was lead dust and lead fumes, that men were poisoned by breathing poisoned air, not by handling their food with unwashed hands.
American former astronaut, engineer and fighter 1930-
Growing up, I was fascinated with Buck Rogers' airplanes. As I began to mature in World War II, it became jets and rocket planes. But it was always in the air.
American political activist, philosopher, academic, and author 1944-
Had it not been for slavery, the death penalty would have likely been abolished in America. Slavery became a haven for the death penalty.
G. C. Lichtenberg
German writer and physicist 1742-1799
He was always smoothing and polishing himself, and in the end he became blunt before he was sharp.
Algernon H. Blackwood
English broadcasting narrator, journalist and writer 1869-1951
His imagination conceived and bore - worlds; but nothing in these worlds became alive until he discovered its true and living name. The name was the breath of life; and, sooner or later, he invariably found it.
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