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  • Woodrow Wilson
    Woodrow Wilson
    American president 1856-1924
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    Generally young men are regarded as radicals. This is a popular misconception. The most conservative persons I ever met are college undergraduates. The radicals are the men past middle life.
  • Bryce Dallas Howard
    Bryce Dallas Howard
    American actress and filmmaker 1981-
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    Getting on a popular, long-running show like 'Happy Days' is the actor's equivalent of winning the lottery.
  • A. A. Milne
    A. A. Milne
    English author, writer of the Winnie-the-Pooh books 1882-1956
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    Golf is so popular simply because it is the best game in the world at which to be bad.
  • Charles Kuralt
    Charles Kuralt
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    Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends and fads and popular opinion.
  • Billy Joel
    Billy Joel
    American singer-songwriter and pianist 1949-
    Billy Joel
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    Have you listened to the radio lately? Have you heard the canned, frozen and processed product being dished up to the world as American popular music today?
  • Gerald W. Johnson
    Gerald W. Johnson
    American journalist, editor, essayist, historian and biographer 1890-1980
    Gerald W. Johnson
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    Heroes are created by popular demand, sometimes out of the scantiest materials.
  • Beth Ditto
    Beth Ditto
    American singer-songwriter and actress 1981-
    Beth Ditto
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    High school wasn't so bad though because, by then, I had worked out that there were far more nerdy kids and poor kids than there were rich, popular kids, so, at the very least, we had them outnumbered.
  • Alistair Cooke
    Alistair Cooke
    British journalist 1908-
    Alistair Cooke
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    Hollywood grew to be the most flourishing factory of popular mythology since the Greeks.
  • Channing Pollock
    Channing Pollock
    American actor
    Channing Pollock
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    Home is the most popular, and will be the most enduring of all earthly establishments.
  • Buzz Aldrin
    Buzz Aldrin
    American former astronaut, engineer and fighter 1930-
    Buzz Aldrin
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    I am not sure about Bill Nelson. I haven't heard him say, 'Let's junk the NASA plan to send humans to the moon.' He's not about to say that. That would not be very popular.
  • Aaron Stanford
    Aaron Stanford
    American actor 1976-
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    I do know that I've read somewhere that it's been statistically proven that in times of war, horror films are much more popular. I don't know why that is. You'd think it'd be the opposite. You'd think people would want to escape from it.
  • Anthony Holden
    Anthony Holden
    English writer, broadcaster and critic
    Anthony Holden
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    I don't accept at all the quite popular argument that the press is responsible for the monarchy's recent troubles. The monarchy's responsible for the monarchy's recent troubles. To blame the press is the old thing of blaming the messenger for the message.
  • Alejo Carpentier
    Alejo Carpentier
    Cuban novelist, essayist, and musicologist 1904-1980
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    I gladly accepted the commission but was uncertain about what the end result would be. On the one hand, Cuban music was conquering the world; being heard everywhere, and our small island was already producing one of the popular musical genres of the 20th century.
  • Jonathan Swift
    Jonathan Swift
    English writer 1667-1745
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    I never saw, heard, nor read, that the clergy were beloved in any nation where Christianity was the religion of the country. Nothing can render them popular, but some degree of persecution.
  • Tony Bennett
    Tony Bennett
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    I think one of the reasons I'm popular again is because I'm wearing a tie. You have to be different.
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