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  • G. C. Lichtenberg
    G. C. Lichtenberg
    German writer and physicist 1742-1799
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    Cautiousness in judgment is nowadays to be recommended to each and every one: if we gained only one incontestable truth every ten years from each of our philosophical writers the harvest we reaped would be sufficient.
  • Thomas Hardy
    Thomas Hardy
    British writer and poet 1840-1928
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    Everybody is so talented nowadays that the only people I care to honor as deserving real distinction are those who remain in obscurity.
  • Paul Goodman
    Paul Goodman
    American writer, poet, criticus 1911-1972
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    When a village ceases to be a community, it becomes oppressive in its narrow conformity. So one becomes an individual and migrates to the city. There, finding others like-minded, one re-establishes a village community. Nowadays only New Yorkers are yokels.
  • Jean Rostand
    Jean Rostand
    French writer 1897-1977
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    A body of work such as Pasteur's is inconceivable in our time: no man would be given a chance to create a whole science. Nowadays a path is scarcely opened up when the crowd begins to pour in.
  • Fats Domino
    Fats Domino
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    A lot of fellows nowadays have a B.A., M.D., or Ph.D. Unfortunately, they don't have a J.O.B.
  • John Gay
    John Gay
    British playwright and poet 1688-1732
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    A rich rogue nowadays is fit company for any gentleman; and the world, my dear, hath not such a contempt for roguery as you imagine.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Ah, nowadays we are all of us so hard up, that the only pleasant things to pay are compliments. They’re the only things we can pay.
    Source: Lady Windermere’s Fan (1893) First act
  • Prince Philip
    Prince Philip
    British prince, husband of Queen Elizabeth II 1921-
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    All money nowadays seems to be produced with a natural homing instinct for the Treasury.
  • Albert Camus
    Albert Camus
    French writer and essayist 1913-1960
    Albert Camus
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    As a remedy to life in society I would suggest the big city. Nowadays, it is the only desert within our means.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    Everybody who does not live in a prostitute's bed and on a diet of cocaine snow is called an ascetic nowadays.
  • Carl Jung
    Carl Jung
    Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
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    Everyone knows nowadays that people 'have complexes'. What is not so well known, though far more important theoretically, is that complexes can have us.
    Source: The Collected Works of C. G. Jung: The structure and dynamics of the psyche (1960)
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Few parents nowadays pay any regard to what their children say to them. The old-fashioned respect for the young is fast dying out.
  • E. M. Cioran
    E. M. Cioran
    French philosopher 1911-
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    God: a disease we imagine we are cured of because no one dies of it nowadays.
  • Beck
    Beck
    American musician, singer and songwriter 1970-
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    Growing up, a film was an action film or it was a comedy or it was romantic, but you don't really see such stark lines between genres nowadays.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    He thinks like a Tory, and talks like a Radical, and that's so important nowadays.
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