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  • Jimmy Buffet
    Jimmy Buffet
    American singer-songwriter and actor 1946-
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    If we couldn't laugh, we would all go insane.
  • Bill McKibben
    Bill McKibben
    American environmentalist, author, and journalist 1960-
    Bill McKibben
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    If you told Exxon or Lukoil that, in order to avoid wrecking the climate, they couldn't pump out their reserves, the value of their companies would plummet.
  • Bernice Johnson Reagon
    Bernice Johnson Reagon
    American composer, scholar, and social activist 1942-
    Bernice Johnson Reagon
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    In fact when Sweet Honey was ten years old it was too big for me to run, and I knew it, but I ran it for another thirteen years because I couldn't convince other people to really do it. And this year, I'm not running it.
  • Bidzina Ivanishvili
    Bidzina Ivanishvili
    Georgian politician, billionaire businessman and philanthropist 1956-
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    In Georgia, people had already understood that communism couldn't survive, and I came to the institute in Moscow, and people still believed in it. They were completely different people, and I found it very difficult psychologically.
  • Bryan Ferry
    Bryan Ferry
    English singer and songwriter 1945-
    Bryan Ferry
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    In New York, you couldn't wish for a nicer audience, or in L.A., Chicago, Boston. But when you get into secondary markets, they don't have a clue.
  • Billy Bragg
    Billy Bragg
    English singer-songwriter 1957-
    Billy Bragg
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    In that sense, I became politicized because the people in the coal mining villages who were involved in the struggle knew why they were there. But they couldn't understand why some pop star from London would want to be there.
  • Barry Bostwick
    Barry Bostwick
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    In the 60s, if you wanted to be an actor, you couldn't do just one thing.
  • Bryant Gumbel
    Bryant Gumbel
    American television journalist and sportscaster 1948-
    Bryant Gumbel
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    In the first two years this is a man who tried his best to balance the budget, to reform health care, to fight for gay rights, to support personal freedoms. Couldn't those be considered doing the right things, evidence of true character?
  • Bell Hooks
    Bell Hooks
    American author, professor, feminist (born G.J.Watkins) 1952-
    Bell Hooks
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    In this culture, the phrase 'black woman' is not synonymous with 'tender,' or 'gentle.' It's as if those words couldn't possibly speak to the reality of black females.
  • Agnetha Faltskog
    Agnetha Faltskog
    Swedish singer, songwriter and actress 1950-
    Agnetha Faltskog
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    It has always felt like a failure that Bjorn and I couldn't keep our family together. You never get it back, but to this day I don't regret splitting up. The reason behind our separation is one of those things I definitely don't want to go into!.
  • Anatole Broyard
    Anatole Broyard
    American writer, literary critic, and editor
    Anatole Broyard
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    It is one of the paradoxes of American literature that our writers are forever looking back with love and nostalgia at lives they couldn't wait to leave.
  • Robert Benchley
    Robert Benchley
    American humorist, criticus 1889-1945
    Robert Benchley
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    It took me fifteen years to discover I had no talent for writing, but I couldn't give it up, because by that time I was too famous.
  • Boman Irani
    Boman Irani
    Indian actor 1959-
    Boman Irani
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    It used to bug me that I couldn't even afford to take my family for a proper holiday. I didn't have any professional knowledge, and getting a photographer's job in a magazine was out of the question. So, armed with a Pentax K1000, I started going to various maidans of Mumbai, looking for subjects.
  • Ben Stiller
    Ben Stiller
    American actor, comedian, film producer, film director, and writer 1965-
    Ben Stiller
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    It was a mixed blessing to have famous parents. It was tough to go to auditions and be bad, since I couldn't be anonymous.
  • Ben Hardy
    Ben Hardy
    British actor 1991-
    Ben Hardy
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    It's crazy. I couldn't believe it going from 'EastEnders' to 'X-Men.' I was just looking to leave and get any job, so when I actually got the job, I was in dreamland.
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