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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
French nobleman, revolutionary and writer 1740-1814
''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.
British art criticus 1951-
''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?
American journalist 1968-
'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
American actor, writer, comedian, and director 1979-
'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.
American historian and theorist 1910-1977
...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)
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
British naval historian and author 1909-1993
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.
Greek fabulist and story teller 620-564 BCE
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.
American former astronaut, engineer and fighter 1930-
A family needs to work as a team, supporting each other's individual aims and aspirations.
Russian playwright and short story writer 1860-1904
A fiance is neither this nor that: he's left one shore, but not yet reached the other.
English writer 1709-1784
A fly may sting a stately horse and make him wince; but one is but an insect, and the other is a horse still.
English writer 1709-1784
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
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
A genius is a person who is seeing further and probing deeper than other people.
Egyptian politician and diplomat 1922-2016
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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