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Quotes 91 till 105 of 2063.

  • Woman rocks the cradle and I declare she rules her home Many man rocks some other man's baby and the fool thinks he's rocking his own.
  • Marquis de Sade
    Marquis de Sade
    French nobleman, revolutionary and writer 1740-1814
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    ''Sex'' is as important as eating or drinking and we ought to allow the one appetite to be satisfied with as little restraint or false modesty as the other.
  • Stephen Bayley
    Stephen Bayley
    British art criticus 1951-
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    ''Where do architects and designers get their ideas?'' The answer, of course, is mainly from other architects and designers, so is it mere casuistry to distinguish between tradition and plagiarism?
  • Campbell Brown
    Campbell Brown
    American journalist 1968-
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    'Morning Joe' host Mika Brzezinski's personal life is a minefield. Her father is Zbigniew Brzezinski, former national security adviser to President Jimmy Carter, and while one brother is an Obama appointee, the other advises Romney.
  • B. J. Novak
    B. J. Novak
    American actor, writer, comedian, and director 1979-
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    'The Office' is less a comedy than so many other 'comedies' that have been on the air. It's really about the balance between what is real and what is comic.
  • Carroll Quigley
    Carroll Quigley
    American historian and theorist 1910-1977
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    ...they give us vicarious satisfactions for many of our frustrations....People need exercise; they do not need to watch other people exercise... Another vicarious satisfaction is sexy magazines; this is vicarious sex. To anyone rushing to buy one, I'd like to say, The real thing is better.
    Source: Oscar Iden Lecture Series, Lecture 3: The State of Individuals (1976)
  • Bill Dickey
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    A catcher must want to catch. He must make up his mind that it isn't the terrible job it is painted, and that he isn't going to say every day, 'Why, oh why with so many other positions in baseball did I take up this one.'
  • C. Northcote Parkinson
    C. Northcote Parkinson
    British naval historian and author 1909-1993
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    A committee is organic rather than mechanical in its nature: it is not a structure but a plant. It takes root and grows, it flowers, wilts, and dies, scattering the seed from which other committees will bloom in their turn.
  • Aesop
    Aesop
    Greek fabulist and story teller 620-564 BCE
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    A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing or the other, and we then know how to meet him.
  • Buzz Aldrin
    Buzz Aldrin
    American former astronaut, engineer and fighter 1930-
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    A family needs to work as a team, supporting each other's individual aims and aspirations.
  • Anton Chekhov
    Anton Chekhov
    Russian playwright and short story writer 1860-1904
    Anton Chekhov
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    A fiance is neither this nor that: he's left one shore, but not yet reached the other.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    A fly may sting a stately horse and make him wince; but one is but an insect, and the other is a horse still.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    A fly, Sir, may sting a stately horse and make him wince; but one is but an insect, and the other is a horse still.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    A genius is a person who is seeing further and probing deeper than other people.
  • Boutros Boutros-Ghali
    Boutros Boutros-Ghali
    Egyptian politician and diplomat 1922-2016
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    A genocide in Africa has not received the same attention that genocide in Europe or genocide in Turkey or genocide in other part of the world. There is still this kind of basic discrimination against the African people and the African problems.
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