Quotes by seventies

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  • Bono
    Bono
    Irish singer, songwriter, philanthropist, activist and businessman 1960-
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    Bowie was much more responsible for the aesthetic of punk rock than he's been given credit for, like, in fact, most interesting things in the Seventies and Eighties.
    Source: Rolling Stone interview (2005)
  • Florence King
    Florence King
    American Author, Critic 1936-
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    During the feminist seventies men were caught between a rock and a hard-on; in the fathering eighties they are caught between good hugs and bad hugs.
  • Anthony Holden
    Anthony Holden
    English writer, broadcaster and critic
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    I first got to know Charles in the late seventies when I wrote an article and then a book about him and I think at the time he came across as quite appealing, it was probably the height of his popularity.
  • Buzz Osborne
    Buzz Osborne
    American guitarist, vocalist and songwriter 1964-
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    I was a huge Bowie fan since I was 12 years old. That was the first 'punk' rock I got into in the Seventies. I didn't find out about a lot of the other stuff that was going on, like New York Dolls and Roxy Music, until a lot later.
  • Ben Affleck
    Ben Affleck
    American actor and filmmaker. 1972-
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    I'm sure I can make a movie that doesn't feel like a seventies movie! But the truth is, that's my favorite era in American filmmaking. To me, those were the great years.
  • Richard D. Rosen
    Richard D. Rosen
    American author
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    If anything characterizes the cultural life of the seventies in America, it is an insistence on preventing failures of communication.
  • Bobbie Ann Mason
    Bobbie Ann Mason
    American novelist and short story writer
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    In the early Seventies, I started writing a little autobiographical novel about my childhood - I made it into a mystery story.
  • Billie Jean King
    Billie Jean King
    American tennis player 1943-
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    In the seventies we had to make it acceptable for people to accept girls and women as athletes. We had to make it okay for them to be active. Those were much scarier times for females in sports.
  • Richard D. Rosen
    Richard D. Rosen
    American author
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    It's apparent that we can't proceed any further without a name for this institutionalized garrulousness, this psychological patter, this need to catalogue the ego's condition. Let's call it psychobabble, this spirit which now tyrannizes conversation in the seventies.
  • Ajay Devgan
    Ajay Devgan
    Indian film actor and director 1969-
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    Simply that we are mirroring the trends in society, at any given time smuggling was an issue in the seventies, corruption is an issue today, and we faithfully reflect those issues.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    The gargantuan promiscuity of the Seventies gay male world was a pagan phenomenon, unequaled in scale since the Roman empire.
    Source: Vamps and Tramps (1994)
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    The Seventies theory explosion was a panic reaction by headlocked pedants unable to cope with the emotional and sensory flux of the Sixties. It was a desperate search for new authority, new dogma.
    Source: Sex, Art and American Culture : New Essays (1992)
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