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  • Thurgood Marshall
    Thurgood Marshall
    American lawyer, Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court 1908-1993
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    A child born to a Black mother in a state like Mississippi has exactly the same rights as a white baby born to the wealthiest person in the United States. It's not true, but I challenge anyone to say it is not a goal worth working for.
  • Virginia Woolf
    Virginia Woolf
    English writer 1882-1941
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    It is no use trying to sum people up. One must follow hints, not exactly what is said, nor yet entirely what is done.
  • Bill Cosby
    Bill Cosby
    American actor, comedian, producer 1937-
    Bill Cosby
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    A father... knows exactly what those boys at the mall have in their depraved little minds because he once owned such a depraved little mind himself. In fact, if he thinks enough about the plans that he used to have for young girls, the father not only will support his wife in keeping their daughter home but he might even run over to the mall and have a few of those boys arrested.
  • Adam Baldwin
    Adam Baldwin
    American actor 1962-
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    A lot of the television industry is so cookie-cutter. In general, there are so many shows that are easy and bland to watch. You can tune in at any time and know exactly where you are in the story arc because it's pretty much the same every week.
  • Carl von Clausewitz
    Carl von Clausewitz
    Prussian general and military 1780-1831
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    A prince or general can best demonstrate his genius by managing a campaign exactly to suit his objectives and his resources, doing neither too much nor too little.
    Source: On War (1832)
  • Milan Kundera
    Milan Kundera
    Tsjech writer and criticus 1929-
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    A worker may be the hammer's master, but the hammer still prevails. A tool knows exactly how it is meant to be handled, while the user of the tool can only have an approximate idea.
  • Anthony Weiner
    Anthony Weiner
    American politician 1964-
    Anthony Weiner
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    All those predictions about how much economic growth will be created by this, all of those new jobs, would be created by the things we wanted - the extension of unemployment insurance and middle class tax cuts. An estate tax for millionaires adds exactly zero jobs. A tax cut for billionaires - virtually none.
  • Brent Spiner
    Brent Spiner
    American actor, comedian and singer 1949-
    Brent Spiner
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    And I think it's likely that there will be Data's out there one day. I hope so, if there are, that they all look exactly like me!
  • Bret Harte
    Bret Harte
    American short story writer and poet 1836-1902
    Bret Harte
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    And then, for an old man like me, it's not exactly right,
    This kind o' playing soldier with no enemy in sight.
    Source: East and West Poems, Part I The Old Major Explains
  • Agnes Martin
    Agnes Martin
    Canadian-born American abstract painter 1912-2004
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    Any material may be used but the theme is the same and the response is the same for all artwork... we all have the same concern, but the artist must know exactly what the experience is. He must pursue the truth relentlessly.
  • Karl Marx
    Karl Marx
    German economist and statephilospher 1818-1883
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    Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included.
  • Babe Didrikson Zaharias
    Babe Didrikson Zaharias
    American athlete 1911-1956
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    Before I was ever in my teens, I knew exactly what I wanted to be when I grew up. My goal was to be the greatest athlete that ever lived.
  • Barbara Kingsolver
    Barbara Kingsolver
    American novelist, essayist and poet 1955-
    Barbara Kingsolver
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    Being a novelist and being a mother have exactly coincided in my life: the call from my agent saying that I had a contract for my first novel - that was on my answering phone message when I got back from the hospital with my first child.
  • Carlos Ponce
    Carlos Ponce
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    Coming in and out of Hollywood for pilot season, I may have to thicken my accent or hear that, physically, I'm not Latino. I not only am, but there's another 50,000 people who look exactly like me.
  • Bill Laswell
    Bill Laswell
    American bass guitarist 1955-
    Bill Laswell
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    Computers and electronic music are not the opposite of the warm human music. It's exactly the same.
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