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American cartoonist 1958-
A box of new crayons! Now they're all pointy, lined up in order, bright and perfect. Soon they'll be a bunch of ground down, rounded, indistinguishable stumps, missing their wrappers and smudged with other colors. Sometimes life seems unbearably tragic.
Henry Louis Mencken
American journalist and critic 1880-1956
Have you ever watched a crab on the shore crawling backward in search of the Atlantic Ocean, and missing? That's the way the mind of man operates.
German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
In Heaven all the interesting people are missing.
American Essayist 1934-
A single person is missing for you, and the whole world is empty.Source: The Year of Magical Thinking (2007) 192
English writer and actor 1908-1999
An autobiography is an obituary in serial form with the last installment missing.
American Author, Presidential Speechwriter 1950-
Beware the politically obsessed. They are often bright and interesting, but they have something missing in their natures; there is a hole, an empty place, and they use politics to fill it up. It leaves them somehow misshapen.
American composer of film scores 1954-
Conducting, I tried it once off the cuff, and quickly realized there were subtle aspects that I was missing. There is a lot more to it that I was able to grasp simply by watching conductors.
American professor, writer
Evolutionism, as taught by Darwinism, has nothing - nothing - to say about how life originated. Has nothing to say about how the governing principles in the universe - gravity, thermodynamics, motion, fluid motion - how any of those originated. It's...it's got some gigantic missing pieces.Source: Ben Stein on CNN: Impolite Conversation. Ben Stein on CNN: Impolite Conversation
Get well cards have become so humorous that if you don't get sick you're missing half the fun.
American actor, comedian, and filmmaker 1966-
I think the reason I don't read is because, when I'm reading, I feel like I'm missing out on something else. You know, What are my friends doing? Where's my girlfriend?.
American politician 1940-
I'm surprised to find absence of explicit anti-Semitism this time. Was a page missing?Source: In response to a constituents angry letter. Quoted in Slate Magazine, November 29, 2011.
American columnist 1918-
If you have love in your life, it can make up for a great many things that are missing. If you don't have love in your life, no matter what else there is, it's not enough.
English filmmaker and screenwriter 1972-
If you judge everything by how photographically real it looks, then you're missing out on a lot of what art is about and what communication is. There are ambiguities in life, and that should be reflected in art, cinema, and storytelling, I think.
American actress and screenwriter 1982-
If you play it safe every time, then you're missing the best part of acting. You haven't learned anything about your humanity.
American and Canadian actor 1969-
If you run an Internet search on Vietnam and the war, most of the information you get begins at about 1962. I think this is telling. It is missing the whole period that led up to the reasons the war happened in the first place.
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