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Quotes 91 till 105 of 113.

  • Fran Lebowitz
    Fran Lebowitz
    American journalist 1951-
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    There is no such thing as inner peace. There is only nervousness or death. Any attempt to prove otherwise constitutes unacceptable behavior.
  • Barbara Ehrenreich
    Barbara Ehrenreich
    American author and political activist 1941-
    Barbara Ehrenreich
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    There is the fear, common to all English-only speakers, that the chief purpose of foreign languages is to make fun of us. Otherwise, you know, why not just come out and say it?
  • Bryan Singer
    Bryan Singer
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    There's no point in making films unless you intend to show us something special, otherwise just go out and watch a play.
  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
    Francis Bacon
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    This is certain, that a man that studieth revenge keeps his wounds green, which otherwise would heal and do well.
  • Bernard Malamud
    Bernard Malamud
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    Thoreau gave an otherwise hidden passion and drew from woods and water the love affair with earth and sky he'd recorded in his journals.
  • Buddha
    Buddha
    Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
    Buddha
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    To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.
  • B. F. Skinner
    B. F. Skinner
    American psychologist, behaviorist and author 1904-1990
    B. F. Skinner
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    To require a citizen to sign a loyalty oath is to destroy some of the loyalty he could otherwise claim, since any subsequent loyal behavior may then be attributed to the oath.
  • Baba Kalyani
    Baba Kalyani
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    We are a heterogeneous society. We have to accept that. Growth has to be such that the most backward sections also benefit from it. Otherwise, it will be a very imbalanced growth.
  • Natalie Clifford Barney
    Natalie Clifford Barney
    American-born French Author 1876-1972
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    We know all their gods; they ignore ours. What they call our sins are our gods, and what they call their gods, we name otherwise.
  • Karl Popper
    Karl Popper
    Austrian-British philosopher and professor 1902-1994
    Karl Popper
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    We may admit that our groping is often inspired, but we must be on our guard against the belief, however deeply felt, that our inspiration carries any authority, divine or otherwise.
  • Alain de Botton
    Alain de Botton
    Swiss-born British author 1969-
    Alain de Botton
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    We may seek a fortune for no greater reason than to secure the respect and attention of people who would otherwise look straight through us.
  • Barbara Lee
    Barbara Lee
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    What they are doing is taking something that otherwise creates pollution and turning it into something useful.
  • Callie Thorne
    Callie Thorne
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    Whatever God or whatever higher power you believe in, they brought us to this earth in a perfect way, and you have to learn to love yourself. Otherwise, it's an exhausting way to be.
  • Bruno Dumont
    Bruno Dumont
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    When you make movies, you have to be preoccupied with the social problems, otherwise there is no point in making a movie. To have a story, you need a social problem. Not necessarily a problem, but something to get the idea for a story, otherwise there's no story.
  • Bill Maris
    Bill Maris
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    With a regular venture fund, you raise, let's say, a billion dollars, and then over the next three or four years, you've got to invest that money; otherwise, the people who invested with you will say, 'What are you doing? You're just collecting fees on our money.'