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British science-fiction writer 1952-+6
I love deadlines. I especially like the whooshing sound they make as they go flying by.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
German writer and poet 1749-1832+4
Be generous with kindly words, especially about those who are absent.
American author 1942-+2
Friends love misery, in fact. Sometimes, especially if we are too lucky or too successful or too pretty, our misery is the only thing that endears us to our friends.
English writer 1775-1817+1
A woman, especially, if she have the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as well as she can.
English statesman 1874-1965+1
For my part, I consider that it will be found much better by all parties to leave the past to history, especially as I propose to write that history myself.
I like Beethoven, especially the poems.
American baseball player 1925-+1
It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future.
American humorist 1899-1995+1
Most new books are forgotten within a year, especially by those who borrow them.
American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-19960
A celibate clergy is an especially good idea, because it tends to suppress any hereditary propensity toward fanaticism.Source: Contact (1985) Ch. 14
Austrian psychiatrist 1856-19390
A certain degree of neurosis is of inestimable value as a drive, especially to a psychologist.
A certain number of Americans are already in Peking and most of us here feel that it would be very useful for the United States and especially for the Left-wing progressive movement in the United States if groups of students such as you mention could make a tour of China.
American writer 1842-19140
A total abstainer is one who abstains from everything but abstention, and especially from inactivity in the affairs of others.
English writer 1709-17840
Adversity is the state in which man mostly easily becomes acquainted with himself, being especially free of admirers then.
All I've done is my job, and I intend to continue doing it. And I'm not especially worried about the criticism that comes from the bench.
All institutions have lapses, even great ones, especially by individual rogue employees - famously in recent years at 'The Washington Post,' 'The New York Times,' and the three original TV networks.