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American theologist, historian 1892-1971
A wise architect observed that you could break the laws of architectural art provided you had mastered them first. That would apply to religion as well as to art. Ignorance of the past does not guarantee freedom from its imperfections.
American poet and essayist 1899-1979
According to its doctors, my one intransigent desire is to have been a Confederate general, and because I could not or would not become anything else, I set up for poet and beg an to invent fictions about the personal ambitions that my society has no use for.
American Actress, Writer 1907-
Acting is the most minor of gifts and not a very high-class way to earn a living. After all, Shirley Temple could do it at the age of four.
American novelist, essayist and poet 1955-
After 'The Poisonwood Bible' was published, several people believed that my parents were missionaries, which could not be further from the truth.
American feminist and advocate
After the revolution, it might very well remain necessary to place people where they could not do harm to others. But the one under restraint should be cut off from the rest of society as little as possible.
American feminist and advocate
After the revolution, let us hope, prisons simply would not exist - if by prisons we mean places that could be experienced by the men and women in them at all as every place that goes by that name now is bound to be experienced.Source: We cannot live without our lives
French priest 1912-2007
After the war, prompted by the Cardinal Archbishop of Paris, I entered Parliament so that a priest could speak out for the poor, as canon law at that time still permitted.
Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
All ages before ours believed in gods in some form or other. Only an unparalleled impoverishment in symbolism could enable us to rediscover the gods as psychic factors, which is to say, as archetypes of the unconscious. No doubt this discovery is hardly credible as yet.Source: The Integration of the Personality (1939)
Danish architect and businessman 1974-
All comic books take place in built environments, and I was very good at drawing people and animals, and stuff like that, but I hadn't spent much energy drawing buildings. So I thought, maybe I could, and then I became an architect.
All men would be cowards if they could.
American businessman and technologist 1945-
All my life I knew that there was all the money you could want out there. All you have to do is go after it.
American former astronaut, engineer and fighter 1930-
All the Chinese have to do is fly around the Moon and back, and they'll appear to have won the return to the Moon with humans. They could put one person on the surface of the Moon for one day and he'd be a national hero.
American politician and actor 1911-2004
All the wastes for a year from a nuclear power plant could be stored under a deskSource: Burlington Free Press, 15-02-1980
American jazz drummer and bandleader 1917-1987
Almost everything I've done, I've done through my own creativity. I don't think I ever had to listen to anyone else to learn how to play drums. I wish I could say that for about ten thousand other drummers.
C. S. Forester
English novelist 1899-1966
Although she herself was ill enough to justify being in bed had been a person weak-minded enough to give up, Rose Sawyer could see that her brother, the Reverend Samuel Sayer, was far more ill.
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