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  • Reinhold Niebuhr
    Reinhold Niebuhr
    American theologist, historian 1892-1971
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    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.
  • Allen Tate
    Allen Tate
    American poet and essayist 1899-1979
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    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.
  • Katharine Hepburn
    Katharine Hepburn
    American Actress, Writer 1907-
    Katharine Hepburn
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    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.
  • Barbara Kingsolver
    Barbara Kingsolver
    American novelist, essayist and poet 1955-
    Barbara Kingsolver
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    After 'The Poisonwood Bible' was published, several people believed that my parents were missionaries, which could not be further from the truth.
  • Barbara Deming
    Barbara Deming
    American feminist and advocate
    Barbara Deming
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    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.
  • Barbara Deming
    Barbara Deming
    American feminist and advocate
    Barbara Deming
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    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
  • Abbe Pierre
    Abbe Pierre
    French priest 1912-2007
    Abbe Pierre
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    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.
  • Carl Jung
    Carl Jung
    Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
    Carl Jung
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    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)
  • Bjarke Ingels
    Bjarke Ingels
    Danish architect and businessman 1974-
    Bjarke Ingels
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    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.
  • Earl Rochester
    Earl Rochester
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    All men would be cowards if they could.
  • Curtis Carlson
    Curtis Carlson
    American businessman and technologist 1945-
    Curtis Carlson
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    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.
  • Buzz Aldrin
    Buzz Aldrin
    American former astronaut, engineer and fighter 1930-
    Buzz Aldrin
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    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.
  • Ronald Reagan
    Ronald Reagan
    American politician and actor 1911-2004
    Ronald Reagan
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    All the wastes for a year from a nuclear power plant could be stored under a desk
    Source: Burlington Free Press, 15-02-1980
  • Buddy Rich
    Buddy Rich
    American jazz drummer and bandleader 1917-1987
    Buddy Rich
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    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
    C. S. Forester
    English novelist 1899-1966
    C. S. Forester
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    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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