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  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
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    I have been driven many times to my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I had nowhere to go. My own wisdom, and that of all about me, seemed insufficient for the day.
  • Max Eastman
    Max Eastman
    American writer on literature, philosophy and society 1883-1969
    Max Eastman
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    A joke is not a thing but a process, a trick you play on the listener's mind. You start him off toward a plausible goal, and then by a sudden twist you land him nowhere at all or just where he didn't expect to go.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    A joke, even if it be a lame one, is nowhere so keenly relished or quickly applauded as in a murder trial.
  • Carlos Castaneda
    Carlos Castaneda
    American author and anthropologist 1925-1998
    Carlos Castaneda
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    All paths are the same, leading nowhere. Therefore, pick a path with heart!
  • Bonnie Langford
    Bonnie Langford
    English actress, dancer and singer 1964-
    Bonnie Langford
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    As a dancer, I've always checked my body constantly: 'Am I having a good day, or am I having a fat day?' I am probably more critical of myself than anyone else. I am very tiny - 5'1 and a half inches - so there's nowhere for weight to hide.
  • Bob Dylan
    Bob Dylan
    American musician 1941-
    Bob Dylan
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    Being on tour is like being in limbo. It's like going from nowhere to nowhere.
  • Brin-Jonathan Butler
    Brin-Jonathan Butler
    American journalist and filmmaker
    Brin-Jonathan Butler
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    Boxing distills and illuminates the essence of an athlete. There's nowhere to hide. Boxers live and perform at the extremes. They provide us with answers about a given contest, but more important, they ask us fundamental questions about human narratives. What does this person really stand for? How far will he go to defend it?
  • Beck
    Beck
    American musician, singer and songwriter 1970-
    Beck
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    But people like to say, Oh, it's in the blood. But art comes from nowhere. It comes from a vague, scary place. It's scary because you don't know when it's coming or if it will ever come again. It's this Other.
    Source: Q magazine, April 2000
  • Eileen Caddy
    Eileen Caddy
    Scottisch spiritual teacher 1917-2006
    Eileen Caddy
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    Cease trying to work everything out with your minds. It will get you nowhere. Live by intuition and inspiration and let your whole life be Revelation.
  • Barry McCaffrey
    Barry McCaffrey
    American Army officer, professor and business consultant 1942-
    Barry McCaffrey
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    Colombia is in a risky position. They've got a peace process that's going nowhere, and a drug production problem that's skyrocketing.
  • Roger Staubach
    Roger Staubach
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    Confidence doesn't come out of nowhere. It's a result of something... hours and days and weeks and years of constant work and dedication.
  • Baltasar Gracian
    Baltasar Gracian
    Spanish Jesuit, writer and philosopher 1601-1658
    Baltasar Gracian
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    Dreams will get you nowhere, a good kick in the pants will take you a long way.
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of Fran├žois Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
    Voltaire
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    God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
  • Ben Stein
    Ben Stein
    American professor, writer
    Ben Stein
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    I'm still not that familiar with it. I'm more familiar with it than most people, but nowhere near as familiar with it as a genuine expert in the subject. I don't pretend to be a scientist. I'm the person who moderates the discussion between and among the scientists.
  • Henry Kissinger
    Henry Kissinger
    American politician 1923-
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    If you don't know where you are going, every road will get you nowhere.
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