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  • Benjamin Cardozo
    Benjamin Cardozo
    American lawyer and jurist 1870-1938
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    A judge is to give effect in general not to his own scale of values, but to the scale of values revealed to him in his readings of the social mind.... Objective tests may fail him, or may be confused as to bewilder. He must then look within himself.
  • Umberto Eco
    Umberto Eco
    Italian writer 1932 -
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    I would define the poetic effect as the capacity that a text displays for continuing to generate different readings, without ever being completely consumed.
  • Ann Beattie
    Ann Beattie
    American novelist 1947-
    Ann Beattie
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    It's gratifying that it does; I love to give readings.
  • Ian McEwan
    Ian McEwan
    English novelist and screenwriter 1948-
    Ian McEwan
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    Reading groups, readings, breakdowns of book sales all tell the same story: when women stop reading, the novel will be dead.
  • Campbell Scott
    Campbell Scott
    American actor, director and producer 1961-
    Campbell Scott
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    Television and cable have become the new independent films, in a sense, for writers and actors to gravitate towards. That's why I like short films, too; I love doing readings, audio books, working with young filmmakers; anything that keeps you from getting blase about yourself or in a rut.
  • Alan Dundes
    Alan Dundes
    American folklorist
    Alan Dundes
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    They do not merely collect texts; they must also gather data about the context and the informant and, above all, write an analysis of the items based upon the course readings and lecture material on folklore theory and method.
  • Buck Henry
    Buck Henry
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    We all were there for the readings, the screen tests, and we knew. We knew Dustin was the guy right away.
  • Henry Miller
    Henry Miller
    American writer 1891-1980
    Henry Miller
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    We do not talk - we bludgeon one another with facts and theories gleaned from cursory readings of newspapers, magazines and digests.
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