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  • Oliver Wendell Holmes
    Oliver Wendell Holmes
    American writer and poet 1809-1894
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    A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged, it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and the time in which it is used.
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    American poet 1819-1892
    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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    All the means of action - the shapeless masses - the materials - lie everywhere about us. What we need is the celestial fire to change the flint into the transparent crystal, bright and clear. That fire is genius.''
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
    George Orwell
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    But the thing that I saw in your face no power can disinherit: No bomb that ever burst shatters the crystal spirit.
  • John Donne
    John Donne
    English poet 1572-1632
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    Come live with me, and be my love, And we will some new pleasures prove Of golden sands, and crystal brooks, With silken lines, and silver hooks.
  • Alfred Hitchcock
    Alfred Hitchcock
    English moviedirector 1899-1980
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    I'm full of fears and I do my best to avoid difficulties and any kind of complications. I like everything around me to be clear as crystal and completely calm.
  • Anne McCaffrey
    Anne McCaffrey
    American-Irish writer 1926-2011
    Anne McCaffrey
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    I'm very fond of the Talent series, and also the Crystal Singer trio.
  • Bai Juyi
    Bai Juyi
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    It was early spring. They bathed her in the FlowerPure Pool,
    Which warmed and smoothed the creamy-tinted crystal of her skin
    Source: The Song of Long Sorrow
  • May Sarton
    May Sarton
    American poet, novelist, pen name of Eleanore Marie Sarton 1912-1995
    May Sarton
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    May we agree that private life is irrelevant? Multiple, mixed, ambiguous at best - out of it we try to fashion the crystal clear, the singular, the absolute, and that is what is relevant; that is what matters.
  • Bobby Moynihan
    Bobby Moynihan
    American actor, comedian, and writer 1977-
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    Me, Billy Crystal and John Goodman hang out non-stop, and all we do is silly voices. We hang out in a little closet and do voices together.
  • Hermann Goering
    Hermann Goering
    German Nazi politician and military leader 1893-1946
    Hermann Goering
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    Our movement took a grip on cowardly Marxism and from it extracted the meaning of socialism. It also took from the cowardly middle-class parties their nationalism. Throwing both into the cauldron of our way of life there emerged, as clear as a crystal, the synthesis - German National Socialism.
  • Bill Frist
    Bill Frist
    American physician, businessman and politician 1952-
    Bill Frist
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    Social Security, a critically important, great program which does serve as the cornerstone of support for senior citizens, now faces challenges that threaten its long-term stability and well-being. The facts are there. The facts are crystal clear.
  • Robert Browning
    Robert Browning
    English poet 1812-1889
    Robert Browning
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    What Youth deemed crystal, Age finds out was dew.
  • Jim Bakker
    Jim Bakker
    American televangelist 1940-
    Jim Bakker
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    Why should I apologize because God throws in crystal chandeliers, mahogany floors, and the best construction in the world?
  • Bob Kahn
    Bob Kahn
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    You can't gaze in the crystal ball and see the future. What the Internet is going to be in the future is what society makes it.
  • Andre Breton
    Andre Breton
    French writer 1896-1966
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    The work of art, just like any fragment of human life considered in its deepest meaning, seems to me devoid of value if it does not offer the hardness, the rigidity, the regularity, the luster on every interior and exterior facet, of the crystal.
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