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  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    Beware of being too rational. In the country of the insane, the integrated man doesn't become king. He gets lynched.
  • O. Henry
    O. Henry
    American short story writer, pen name of William S. Porter 1862-1910
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    Bohemia is nothing more than the little country in which you do not live. If you try to obtain citizenship in it, at once the court and retinue pack the royal archives and treasure and move away beyond the hills.
  • Bill Gross
    Bill Gross
    American investor, fund manager, and philanthropist 1944-
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    Bond investors want growth much like equity investors, and to the extent that too much austerity leads to recession or stagnation then credit spreads widen out - even if a country can print its own currency and write its own cheques.
  • Alija Izetbegovic
    Alija Izetbegovic
    Bosnian politician 1925-2003
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    Bosnia is a complicated country: three religions, three nations and those 'others'. Nationalism is strong in all three nations; in two of them there are a lot of racism, chauvinism, separatism; and now we are supposed to make a state out of that.
  • Lee Iacocca
    Lee Iacocca
    American businessman and CEO of Chrysler 1924-
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    Boys, there ain't no free lunches in this country. And don't go spending your whole life commiserating that you got the raw deals. You've got to say, ''I think that if I keep working at this and want it bad enough I can have it.'' It's called perseverance.
  • Cab Calloway
    Cab Calloway
    American jazz singer, dancer, bandleader and actor 1907-1994
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    Bubbles was a very good dancer. Tremendous dancer. He was one of our leading dancers of the country at that time. And, of course, he didn't have much of a voice.
  • Bainbridge Colby
    Bainbridge Colby
    American politician and attorney 1869-1950
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    But we must not, if we are loyal, disperse our energies in a partisan warfare that is waged without regard to its consequences to the well being, security, or honor of the country.
  • Billy Bragg
    Billy Bragg
    English singer-songwriter 1957-
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    But, in the end, even a song that's as politically bland as Blowin in the Wind, you probably wouldn't get up and sing that now, whereas some of Bob Dylan's love songs that were contemporary with that, like say Girl from the North Country, you can still get up an play now.
  • Barbara Demick
    Barbara Demick
    American journalist
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    By the mid-1990s, nearly everything in North Korea was worn out, broken, malfunctioning. The country had seen better days.
  • Carlos Fuentes
    Carlos Fuentes
    Mexican novelist and essayist 1928-2012
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    Can you imagine me coming to this country to blow up a post office? I told them, My bombs are my books.
  • Eric Hoffer
    Eric Hoffer
    American writer 1902-1983
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    Capitalism is at its liberating best in a noncapitalist environment. The crypto-businessman is the true revolutionary in a Communist country.
  • Bill Shuster
    Bill Shuster
    American politician and lobbyist 1961-
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    Central and western Pennsylvania has one of the best workforces in the country and this will provide job training, new skills and additional resources for those trying to find a job.
  • Oliver Goldsmith
    Oliver Goldsmith
    Irish writer and poet 1728-1774
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    Ceremonies are different in every country, but true politeness is everywhere the same.
  • Bob Barr
    Bob Barr
    American attorney and politician 1948-
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    Chicago is known for good steaks, expensive stores and beautiful architecture. Unfortunately, the Windy City also enjoys a reputation for corrupt politics, violent crime, and some of the strictest gun control laws anywhere in the country.
  • Bill Rancic
    Bill Rancic
    American entrepreneur 1971-
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    Chicago is seriously my favorite city in the country. People have roots here, which is nice. When you go to Los Angeles, no one is actually from Los Angeles.
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