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  • Ronald Reagan
    Ronald Reagan
    American politician and actor 1911-2004
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    Inflation is as violent as a mugger, as frightening as an armed robber and as deadly as a hit man.
  • Julie Burchill
    Julie Burchill
    British journalist, writer
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    A good part - and definitely the most fun part - of being a feminist is about frightening men.
  • Bridget Moynahan
    Bridget Moynahan
    American actress and model 1971-
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    All of a sudden, you have this newborn you have no training for. It's frightening.
  • Mary Caroline Richards
    Mary Caroline Richards
    American poet, potter, and writer 1916-1999
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    Am I willing to give up what I have in order to be what I am not yet? Am I able to follow the spirit of love into the desert? It is a frightening and sacred moment. There is no return. One's life is charged forever. It is the fire that gives us our shape.
  • Billy Graham
    Billy Graham
    American Evangelist 1918-
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    America is said to have the highest per capita boredom of any spot on earth! We know that because we have the greatest number of artificial amusements of any country. People have become so empty that they can't even entertain themselves. They have to pay other people to amuse them, to make them laugh, to try to make them feel warm and happy and comfortable for a few minutes, to try to lose that awful, frightening, hollow feeling-that terrible, dreaded feeling of being lost and alone.
  • Carl Hiaasen
    Carl Hiaasen
    American writer, author and journalist 1953-
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    As frightening as this may sound, what you see in the books is the way I see the world. And so far I haven't seen anything, either in Florida or elsewhere, to dissuade me from it.
  • Human beings are perhaps never more frightening than when they are convinced beyond doubt that they are right.
  • Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
    Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
    Austrian writer 1830-1916
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    I don't use drugs, my dreams are frightening enough.
  • A. N. Wilson
    A. N. Wilson
    English writer and columnist 1950-
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    I think one of the very frightening things about the regime of the National Socialists is that it made people happy.
  • Khaled Hosseini
    Khaled Hosseini
    Afghan-born American novelist and physician 1965-
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    I'm so afraid. Because I'm so profoundly happy. Happiness like this is frightening...They only let you this happy if they're preparing to take something from you.
    Source: The Kite Runner
  • Ben Goldacre
    Ben Goldacre
    British physician, academic 1974-
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    If a scientist sidesteps their scientific peers, and chooses to take an apparently changeable, frightening and technical scientific case directly to the public, then that is a deliberate decision, and one that can't realistically go unnoticed.
  • Stephen Bayley
    Stephen Bayley
    British art criticus 1951-
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    Interior design is a travesty of the architectural process and a frightening condemnation of the credulity, helplessness and gullibility of the most formidable consumers - the rich.
  • Alva Myrdal
    Alva Myrdal
    Swedish sociologist, diplomat and politician 1902-1986
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    It is frightening that in recent years such an increase has occurred in acts of terrorism, which have even reached peaceful countries such as ours. And as a 'remedy', more and more security forces are established to protect the lives of individual men and women.
  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin
    American writer 1924-1987
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    It is only because the world looks on his talent with such a frightening indifference that the artist is compelled to make his talent important.
  • W. H. Auden
    W. H. Auden
    American poet 1907-1973
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    It's frightening how easy it is to commit murder in America. Just a drink too much. I can see myself doing it. In England, one feels all the social restraints holding one back. But here, anything can happen.
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