Quotes by california

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  • Bayard Taylor
    Bayard Taylor
    American poet, travel author, and diplomat 1825-1878
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    A Pike, in the California dialect, is a native of Missouri, Arkansas, Northern Texas, or Southern Illinois. The first emigrants that came over the plains were from Pike County, Missouri; but as the phrase, 'a Pike County man,' was altogether too long for this short life of ours, it was soon abbreviated into 'a Pike.'
  • Brendan I. Koerner
    Brendan I. Koerner
    American author 1974-
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    A small-time hoodlum who had spent most of the 1960s at San Quentin State Prison in California, the 30-year-old Bryant claimed that he hijacked Flight 97 under orders from his higher-ups in the Black Panther Party; he said his mission was to arrange for the purchase of bazookas to aid the organization's struggle against oppression.
  • Ben Shapiro
    Ben Shapiro
    American conservative political commentator and attorney 1984-
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    A West Virginia 10 is a California 4. Or at least that's what legend tells us: The Legend of Dr. Feelgood. Plastic surgery has a permanent home here, which is why Nancy Pelosi loves our Botoxed beaches. Beverly Hills looks like a moving Madame Tussauds.
  • Alison Lurie
    Alison Lurie
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    As one went to Europe to see the living past, so one must visit Southern California to observe the future.
  • Cormac McCarthy
    Cormac McCarthy
    American novelist, playwright, short-story writer, and screenwriter 1933-
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    Best way to live in California is to be from somewheres else.
    Source: No Country for Old Men (2007) 244
  • Carly Fiorina
    Carly Fiorina
    American businesswoman and political 1954-
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    But ours was intended to be a citizen government. It is what of, by and for the people means. And when our most important issue in California is the creation of jobs, I think it's quite helpful to have someone in the U.S. Senate or in the governor's seat who actually knows where jobs come from.
  • Fred Allen
    Fred Allen
    American comedian 1894-1956
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    California is a fine place to live - if you happen to be an orange.
  • Don Walk
    Don Walk
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    Christian means coming from Christ. Just as a Californian comes from California and a Bostonian is someone who comes from Boston, A Christian is one who comes from Christ.
  • Brendon Urie
    Brendon Urie
    American singer, songwriter, and musician 1987-
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    From the first time I heard Bob Marley or even Sublime, I wanted to move out to California and be near the ocean, start surfing, start being a part of that whole thing.
  • Bill Richardson
    Bill Richardson
    American politician, author, and diplomat 1947-
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    Had I stayed longer in some primaries, I would have probably done better in states like Nevada, California, and New Mexico - but I ran out of the money after the second primary in New Hampshire.
  • B. Wayne Hughes
    B. Wayne Hughes
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    Have you read 'The Grapes of Wrath?' That was my family. My dad was a sharecropper in western Oklahoma. When the dust storms came and everything got wiped out, they came to California. The guys with the mattresses on the tops of their cars in the movie? That was the way it was.
  • Bob Filner
    Bob Filner
    American politician 1942-
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    However, don't let these statistics mislead you, gang violence is not limited to California and or big urban areas - that might have been true a while ago but it is no longer the case today.
  • Bryan Greenberg
    Bryan Greenberg
    American actor and singer 1978-
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    I didn't go to L.A. because I wanted to move to California. I went to L.A. to work as an actor.
  • Bill Engvall
    Bill Engvall
    American comedian and actor 1957-
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    I'm a California Angels fan because that's the first game my dad took me to see, and they stuck with me.
  • Bill Mumy
    Bill Mumy
    American actor and musician 1954-
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    I'm also performing regularly in Southern California with two bands. As a solo artist doing acoustic sets and a member of the Jenerators, my rock n roll band that has been around for a long time now.
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