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  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    Art, like morality, consists in drawing the line somewhere.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    A man finds room in the few square inches of the face for the traits of all his ancestors; for the expression of all his history, and his wants.
  • Max Eastman
    Max Eastman
    American writer on literature, philosophy and society 1883-1969
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    A poet in history is divine, but a poet in the next room is a joke.
  • Blaise Pascal
    Blaise Pascal
    French physicist, mathematician and philosopher 1623-1662
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    All human evil comes from a single cause, man's inability to sit still in a room.
  • Blaise Pascal
    Blaise Pascal
    French physicist, mathematician and philosopher 1623-1662
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    All man's miseries derive from not being able to sit quietly in a room alone.
    Origineel: Tout le malheur des hommes vient d'une seule chose, qui est de ne savoir pas demeurer en repos, dans une chambre.
  • Blaise Pascal
    Blaise Pascal
    French physicist, mathematician and philosopher 1623-1662
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    All men's miseries derive from not being able to sit in a quiet room alone.
  • British fashion is self confident and fearless. It refuses to bow to commerce, thus generating a constant flow of new ideas whilst drawing in British heritage.
  • Anne Tyler
    Anne Tyler
    American novelist and short story writer 1941-
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    I've always thought a hotel ought to offer optional small animals. I mean a cat to sleep on your bed at night, or a dog of some kind to act pleased when you come in. You ever notice how a hotel room feels so lifeless?
  • Ouida
    Ouida
    English novelist, pseudonym of Maria Louise Ramé 1839-1908
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    In a few generations more, there will probably be no room at all allowed for animals on the earth: no need of them, no toleration of them. An immense agony will have then ceased, but with it there will also have passed away the last smile of the world's youth.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    No man will be a sailor who has contrivance enough to get himself into a jail; for being in a ship is being in a jail, with the chance of being drowned. A man in a jail has more room, better food and commonly better company.
  • Louis Aragon
    Louis Aragon
    French poet 1897-1982
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    O reason, reason, abstract phantom of the waking state, I had already expelled you from my dreams, now I have reached a point where those dreams are about to become fused with apparent realities: now there is only room here for myself.
  • Napoleon Hill
    Napoleon Hill
    American self-help author 1883-1970
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    The world has the habit of making room for the man whose actions show that he knows where he is going.
  • Bill Bryson
    Bill Bryson
    American-British author 1951-
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    To me, the greatest invention of my lifetime is the laptop computer and the fact that I can be working on a book and be in an airport lounge, in a hotel room, and continue working; I fire up my laptop, and I'm in exactly the same place I was when I left home - that, to me, is a miracle.
  • Napoleon Hill
    Napoleon Hill
    American self-help author 1883-1970
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    Understand this law and you will then know, beyond room for the slightest doubt, that you are constantly punishing yourself for every wrong you commit and rewarding yourself for every act of constructive conduct in which you indulge.
  • Billy Gardell
    Billy Gardell
    American stand-up comedian and actor 1969-
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    'Mike & Molly' exists in a world where we don't just say a snarky line, make a crazy face, and walk out of the room. There's actually some tender moments here, too.
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