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  • Abba Eban
    Abba Eban
    Israeli diplomat and politician 1915-2002
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    I think that this is the first war in history that on the morrow the victors sued for peace and the vanquished called for unconditional surrender.
  • Ang Lee
    Ang Lee
    Taiwanese film director, producer, and screenwriter 1954-
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    I took the name Green Destiny from - well there is such a sword called Green Destiny. It is green because you keep twisting it, it's an ancient skill, you keep twisting it and knocking it and twisting it until it is very elastic and light.
  • Busta Rhymes
    Busta Rhymes
    American rapper, musician, record producer and actor 1972-
    Busta Rhymes
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    I wanted to make something that reminded people of the way albums used to feel. I wanted something as good as the stuff put out by the Bomb Squad, or Dr. Dre and his production crew, or 'A Tribe Called Quest.' I miss albums like those.
  • Baruch Spinoza
    Baruch Spinoza
    Dutch Philosopher and Theologian 1632-1677
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    I would warn you that I do not attribute to nature either beauty or deformity, order or confusion. Only in relation to our imagination can things be called beautiful or ugly, well-ordered or confused.
  • Cynthia Ozick
    Cynthia Ozick
    American writer 1928-
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    I'm not afraid of facts, I welcome facts but a congeries of facts is not equivalent to an idea. This is the essential fallacy of the so-called ''scientific'' mind. People who mistake facts for ideas are incomplete thinkers; they are gossips.
  • Benjamin Bratt
    Benjamin Bratt
    American actor, producer, and activist 1963-
    Benjamin Bratt
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    I'm oftentimes called away from my family... it's rather hard for me to be away from them. We're very close.
  • Vance Havner
    Vance Havner
    American writer 1901-1986
    Vance Havner
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    I'm tired of hearing sin called sickness and alcoholism a disease. It is the only disease I know of that we're spending hundreds of millions of dollars a year to spread.
  • Benigno Aquino III
    Benigno Aquino III
    Filipino politician 1960-
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    I've been called 'hardheaded,' 'obstinate,' 'unreasonable,' etc.
  • Barbra Streisand
    Barbra Streisand
    American singer, songwriter, actress, and filmmaker 1942-
    Barbra Streisand
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    I've been called many names like perfectionist, difficult and obsessive. I think it takes obsession, takes searching for the details for any artist to be good.
  • Tallulah Bankhead
    Tallulah Bankhead
    American actress 1903-1968
    Tallulah Bankhead
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    I've been called many things, but never an intellectual.
  • Ben Nicholas
    Ben Nicholas
    Australian actor
    Ben Nicholas
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    I've done a little bit of TV. I'm doing a little mini-series at the moment called 'Scooter.'
  • Caleb Carr
    Caleb Carr
    American military historian and author 1955-
    Caleb Carr
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    I, like most of my friends, couldn't believe I bought a mountain called Misery Mountain, because it was so appropriate.
  • Martin Luther King
    Martin Luther King
    American preacher 1929-1968
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    If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
    Robert Louis Stevenson
    Scottish writer and poet 1850-1895
    Robert Louis Stevenson
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    If a man loves the labor of his trade apart from any question of success or fame, the Gods have called him.
  • A. A. Milne
    A. A. Milne
    English author, writer of the Winnie-the-Pooh books 1882-1956
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    If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
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