Quotes by japan

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  • Bill Plympton
    Bill Plympton
    American animator, graphic designer and cartoonist 1946-
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    America is behind Europe and Japan in terms of accepting adult ideas in animation.
  • At the punch-bowl's brink, let the thirsty think, what they say in Japan: first the man takes a drink, then the drink takes a drink, then the drink takes the man!
  • Baba Kalyani
    Baba Kalyani
    Indian businessman 1949-
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    Before 2000, we were unable to design a single car; all the cars were designed in Japan, Europe or somewhere else. We were just converting.
  • Bae Doona
    Bae Doona
    South Korean actress and photographer 1979-
    Bae Doona
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    Being exposed to different production environments in Korea, Japan and the U.S. was a great experience, and each system allows you to quench your thirst in a different way.
  • Arthur Erickson
    Arthur Erickson
    Canadian architect and urban 1924-2009
    Arthur Erickson
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    Compared to industry in Europe or Japan, where industry was based on a craft tradition, we are sadly behind.
  • Arthur Golden
    Arthur Golden
    American writer 1956-
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    Geisha because when I was living in Japan, I met a fellow whose mother was a geisha, and I thought that was kind of fascinating and ended up reading about the subject just about the same time I was getting interested in writing fiction.
  • Alan Perlis
    Alan Perlis
    American computer scientist and professor 1922-1990
    Alan Perlis
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    If your computer speaks English, it was probably made in Japan.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
    Camille Paglia
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    Imperialism and slavery are no white male monopoly, but are everywhere from Egypt, Assyria, and Persia to India, China and Japan.
    Source: Sex, Art and American Culture : New Essays (1992)
  • Barney Frank
    Barney Frank
    American politician 1940-
    Barney Frank
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    In America, unlike England, unlike Israel, unlike Japan, other democracies, we have elections that have staggered terms.
  • Carine Roitfeld
    Carine Roitfeld
    French fashion editor 1954-
    Carine Roitfeld
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    In Japan, you can learn how to make a bunch of flowers. This is an art. Tea ceremony, it's an art.
  • Beck
    Beck
    American musician, singer and songwriter 1970-
    Beck
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    In Japan, you get on the bullet train or the airplane, and I loved the little speeches the stewardesses would do. They even do little speeches before you play gigs.
  • Bill Murray
    Bill Murray
    American actor, comedian, and writer 1950-
    Bill Murray
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    In Japan, you have no idea what they are saying, and they can't help you either. Nothing makes any sense. They're very polite, but you feel like a joke is being played on you the entire time you're there.
  • Bernard Cornwell
    Bernard Cornwell
    British author of historical novels 1944-
    Bernard Cornwell
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    So the books have a greater appeal to a British audience, but that hasn't stopped them making best-seller lists in places like Brazil, Japan and at least a dozen other countries.
  • Arthur Erickson
    Arthur Erickson
    Canadian architect and urban 1924-2009
    Arthur Erickson
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    The new architecture of transparency and lightness comes from Japan and Europe.
  • Billy Higgins
    Billy Higgins
    American jazz drummer 1936-2001
    Billy Higgins
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    The people in Japan know more about the history of jazz and the musicians than the people in the United States do.
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