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  • Caroline Knapp
    Caroline Knapp
    American writer and columnist
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    By definition, memoir demands a certain degree of introspection and self-disclosure: In order to fully engage a reader, the narrator has to make herself known, has to allow her own self-awareness to inform the events she describes.
  • Charles Horton Cooley
    Charles Horton Cooley
    American sociologist 1864-1929
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    By recognizing a favorable opinion of yourself, and taking pleasure in it, you in a measure give yourself and your peace of mind into the keeping of another, of whose attitude you can never be certain. You have a new source of doubt and apprehension.
  • Caroline Knapp
    Caroline Knapp
    American writer and columnist
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    Census figures be damned: If you choose to be alone, you're destined to spend a certain amount of time wondering why.
  • Jean Rostand
    Jean Rostand
    French writer 1897-1977
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    Certain brief sentences are peerless in their ability to give one the feeling that nothing remains to be said.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
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    Certain defects are necessary for the existence of individuality.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
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    Certain flaws are necessary for the whole. It would seem strange if old friends lacked certain quirks.
  • Carol Gilligan
    Carol Gilligan
    American feminist, ethicist and psychologist 1936-
    Carol Gilligan
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    Certain issues have been associated with contemporary feminism and in a certain sense circumscribed for that reason.
  • Anne Sullivan Macy
    Anne Sullivan Macy
    American teacher 1866-1936
    Anne Sullivan Macy
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    Certain periods in history suddenly lift humanity to an observation point where a clear light falls upon a world previously dark.
  • Bob Woodward
    Bob Woodward
    American investigative journalist 1943-
    Bob Woodward
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    Certain political figures think when you call them and ask them for a comment; that you are somehow doing something that you shouldn't be doing.
  • Victor Hugo
    Victor Hugo
    French writer 1802-1885
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    Certain thoughts are prayers. There are moments when, whatever be the attitude of the body, the soul is on its knees.
  • Ching I
    Ching I
    Ancient Chinese text
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    Change is certain. Peace is followed by disturbances; departure of evil men by their return. Such recurrences should not constitute occasions for sadness but realities for awareness, so that one may be happy in the interim.
  • John F. Kennedy
    John F. Kennedy
    American politician 1917-1963
    John F. Kennedy
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    Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.
  • Thomas Otway
    Thomas Otway
    English dramatist 1652-1685
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    Clocks will go as they are set, but man, irregular man, is never constant, never certain.
  • Antoni Gaudi
    Antoni Gaudi
    Catalan architect 1852-1926
    Antoni Gaudi
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    Color in certain places has the great value of making the outlines and structural planes seem more energetic.
  • Sir Philip Sidney
    Sir Philip Sidney
    British Author, Courtier 1554-1586
    Sir Philip Sidney
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    Come Sleep! Oh Sleep, the certain knot of peace, the baiting-place of wit, the balm of woe, the poor man's wealth, the prisoner's release, the indifferent judge between the high and low.
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