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  • Amelia Earhart
    Amelia Earhart
    American aviation pioneer and author 1897-1939
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    Never interrupt someone doing what you said couldn't be done.
  • Adolf Galland
    Adolf Galland
    German Luftwaffe general 1912-1996
    Adolf Galland
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    Nine g's is good, if the pilot can stand it. We couldn't stand it. Not in the airplanes of World War II.
  • Franklin P. Adams
    Franklin P. Adams
    American journalist, humorist 1881-1960
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    Ninety-two percent of the stuff told you in confidence you couldn't get anyone else to listen to.
  • Alan Moore
    Alan Moore
    English writer 1953-
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    Of course, Marxism is an example of what Carl Popper would have called a 'World Three' structure, in that it's got immense power as an idea, but you couldn't actually hold up anything in the world and say: 'this is Marxism'.
  • Bobby Seale
    Bobby Seale
    American political activist 1936-
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    On the one hand, the guns were there to help capture the imagination of the people. But more important, since we knew that you couldn't observe the police without guns, we took our guns with us to let the police know that we have an equalizer.
  • Henry Ford
    Henry Ford
    American industrialist 1863-1947
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    One of the greatest discoveries a man makes, one of his great surprises, is to find he can do what he was afraid he couldn't do.
  • Abraham Pais
    Abraham Pais
    Dutch-American physicist 1918-2000
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    One of the things I learned, one of the strangest things, is how to think. There was nothing else to do. I couldn't see people, or go for a walk in the forest. All I had was my head and my books, and I thought a lot.
  • Bram Cohen
    Bram Cohen
    American computer programmer 1975-
    Bram Cohen
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    One thing about school - I always had this attitude that I was in school to learn, and attempted to do whatever was involved in that process, while school had this attitude that I was there to earn grades, which I couldn't care less about. Unsurprisingly, my grades weren't very good.
    Source: Bram Cohen: Creator of BitTorrent, WrongPlanet.net, undated; accessed March 9, 2006, 17:01 (UTC)
  • Bella Abzug
    Bella Abzug
    American lawyer and politician 1920-1998
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    Our struggle was political, ideological and economic, and we felt we couldn't make something of ourselves unless we bettered society. We saw the two together.
  • Boomer Esiason
    Boomer Esiason
    American football player 1961-
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    Over the years, I've enjoyed working for WFAN and MSG - two sports giants in the industry. There couldn't be a better fit due to the long-standing history both entities have had with NY sports.
  • Jimmy Connors
    Jimmy Connors
    American tennis player 1952-
    Jimmy Connors
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    People say I'm around because I have a lot of heart, but I know all the heart in the world couldn't have helped me if I wasn't physically fit.
  • Irving Layton
    Irving Layton
    Canadian poet 1912-
    Irving Layton
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    Progress of a marriage: ''There was a time when you couldn't make me happy. Now the time has come when you can make me unhappy.''
  • Babe Ruth
    Babe Ruth
    American professional baseball player 1895-1948
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    Reading isn't good for a ballplayer. Not good for his eyes. If my eyes went bad even a little bit I couldn't hit home runs. So I gave up reading.
  • Bryce Dallas Howard
    Bryce Dallas Howard
    American actress and filmmaker 1981-
    Bryce Dallas Howard
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    Right now as an artist, what I want to do is be a part of works that are unignorable. I couldn't be less interested in how people receive it, honestly. As long as it's unignorable.
  • Bob Hope
    Bob Hope
    American comedian, actor 1903-
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    She said she was approaching forty, and I couldn't help wondering from what direction.
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