Quotes by flash

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  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    Mirth is like a flash of lightning, that breaks through a gloom of clouds, and glitters for a moment; cheerfulness keeps up a kind of daylight in the mind, and fills it with a steady and perpetual serenity.
  • Robert Collier
    Robert Collier
    American author 1885-1950
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    A single idea - the sudden flash of a thought - may be worth a million dollars.
  • Burnie Burns
    Burnie Burns
    American writer, actor, producer and director 1973-
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    Flash Video made platform sites like YouTube possible as well, and helped kick-start the online video revolution.
  • David Grayson
    David Grayson
    American journalist, historian and author, pen name of Ray Baker 1870-1946
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    Goodness is uneventful. It does not flash, it glows.
  • William E. Rothschild
    William E. Rothschild
    American author 1933-
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    How rare and wonderful is that flash of a moment when we realize we have discovered a friend.
  • Bob Simon
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    If China were to explode, I'd want to be there in a flash. If there's a big story, I want to be there.
  • Betsy Brandt
    Betsy Brandt
    American actress 1973-
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    In high school, a teacher's friend in the police department asked me to go into a bar and flash a fake ID saying I was 21 even though I wasn't. They were assuming the bar wasn't carding people. Anyway, she forgot to ask for it back. I used it all freshman year in college.
  • St. Augustine of Hippo
    St. Augustine of Hippo
    Roman African Christian theologian and philosopher 354-430
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    My mind withdrew its thoughts from experience, extracting itself from the contradictory throng of sensuous images, that it might find out what that light was wherein it was bathed.... And thus, with the flash of one hurried glance, it attained to the vision of That Which Is.
  • Bill Sienkiewicz
    Bill Sienkiewicz
    American artist 1958-
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    People who can pull you in and take you on a journey, as opposed to simply adding flash. Again, that feels very clinical, and I don't respond to that the way I used to.
  • Alan Parsons
    Alan Parsons
    English audio engineer, songwriter, musician 1948-
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    The Dark Side of the Moon has flash - the true flash that comes from the excellence of a superb performance.
  • Bruce Springsteen
    Bruce Springsteen
    American singer-songwriter 1949-
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    The street's alive as secret debts are paid,
    Contacts made, they vanished unseen.
    Kids flash guitars just like switch-blades
    Hustling for the record machine.
    The hungry and the hunted explode into rock'n'roll bands
    That face off against each other out in the street, down in Jungleland.
    Source: Born To Run (1975) Jungleland
  • Buddha
    Buddha
    Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
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    This life of separateness may be compared to a dream, a phantasm, a bubble, a shadow, a drop of dew, a flash of lightning.
  • Gaston Bachelard
    Gaston Bachelard
    French scientist and philosopher 1884-1962
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    To feel most beautifully alive means to be reading something beautiful, ready always to apprehend in the flow of language the sudden flash of poetry.
  • Arnold Bennett
    Arnold Bennett
    British novelist 1867-1931
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    To the artist is sometimes granted a sudden, transient insight which serves in this matter for experience. A flash, and where previously the brain held a dead fact, the soul grasps a living truth! At moments we are all artists.
  • Bono
    Bono
    Irish singer, songwriter, philanthropist, activist and businessman 1960-
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    We actually aren't able to play other people's songs. The one Stones song we tried to play was Jumpin' Jack Flash. It was really bad. So we started writing our own — it was easier.
    Source: Rolling Stone interview (2005)
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