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  • Andreas Capellanus
    Andreas Capellanus
    French author 12th century
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    Even if the whole earth and sea were turned to gold, they could hardly satisfy the avarice of a woman... You can more easily scratch a diamond with your fingernail than you can by any human ingenuity get a woman to consent to giving any of her savings.
  • Bryan Fuller
    Bryan Fuller
    American television writer and producer 1969-
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    Horror films have always been quite operatic for me. I always sort of scratch my head at people's offense to them? If you don't get them, and you don't like them, then don't watch them.
  • Alice Roosevelt Longworth
    Alice Roosevelt Longworth
    American writer and prominent socialite 1884-1980
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    I have a simple philosophy: Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. Scratch where it itches.
    Source: Passell - The Best (1974)
  • Janet Malcolm
    Janet Malcolm
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    If you scratch a great photograph, you find two things; a painting and a photograph.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
    Carl Sagan
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    If you want to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first create the universe.
  • Jean Baudrillard
    Jean Baudrillard
    French sociologist, philosopher and cultural theorist 1929-2007
    Jean Baudrillard
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    Man has lost the basic skill of the ape, the ability to scratch its back. Which gave it extraordinary independence, and the liberty to associate for reasons other than the need for mutual back-scratching.
  • Brian Tracy
    Brian Tracy
    Canadian-American motivational public speaker and self-development aut 1944-
    Brian Tracy
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    No one lives long enough to learn everything they need to learn starting from scratch. To be successful, we absolutely, positively have to find people who have already paid the price to learn the things that we need to learn to achieve our goals.
  • Ernest Bramah
    Ernest Bramah
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    One learns to itch where one can scratch.
  • Dorothy Parker
    Dorothy Parker
    American humoristic writer 1893-1967
    Dorothy Parker
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    Scratch a lover, and find a foe.
  • Betty Rollin
    Betty Rollin
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    Scratch most feminists and underneath there is a woman who longs to be a sex object. The difference is that is not all she wants to be.
  • Israel Zangwill
    Israel Zangwill
    British writer 1864-1926
    Israel Zangwill
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    Scratch the Christian and you find the pagan - spoiled.
  • Barbara W. Tuchman
    Barbara W. Tuchman
    American historian 1912-1989
    Barbara W. Tuchman
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    The open frontier, the hardships of homesteading from scratch, the wealth of natural resources, the whole vast challenge of a continent waiting to be exploited, combined to produce a prevailing materialism and an American drive bent as much, if not more, on money, property, and power than was true of the Old World from which we had fled.
  • Beau Mirchoff
    Beau Mirchoff
    Canadian-American actor 1989-
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    When people are nervous, some people move around. Some people scratch their leg.
  • Carl Hiaasen
    Carl Hiaasen
    American writer, author and journalist 1953-
    Carl Hiaasen
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    When you're given a newspaper column, you're not being paid to sit on a fence and scratch your chin and say 'On the one hand this' and 'On the other hand that.' You're getting paid for your opinion.
  • Thomas J. Watson
    Thomas J. Watson
    American Businessman, Founder of IBM 1899-1956
    Thomas J. Watson
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    You don't hear things that are bad about your company unless you ask. It is easy to hear good tidings, but you have to scratch to get the bad news.
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