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  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
    American journalist 1960-
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    'J'eet jet?' is still the standard way for a Pittsburgher to ask if you're ready for a meal, but the meal itself is no longer limited to chipped ham and an Iron City beer.
  • Ben Schwartz
    Ben Schwartz
    American actor, comedian, writer and producer 1981-
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    'The Simpsons' is still my favorite show. I have a really strong connection to it.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
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    A book is made from a tree. It is an assemblage of flat, flexible parts (still called "leaves") imprinted with dark pigmented squiggles. One glance at it and you hear the voice of another person, perhaps someone dead for thousands of years. Across the millennia, the author is speaking, clearly and silently, inside your head, directly to you. Writing is perhaps the greatest of human inventions, binding together people, citizens of distant epochs, who never knew one another. Books break th
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    A character is like an acrostic or Alexandrian stanza; read it forward, backward, or across, it still spells the same thing.
  • Arthur Miller
    Arthur Miller
    American Dramatist 1915-
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    A child's spirit is like a child, you can never catch it by running after it; you must stand still, and, for love, it will soon itself come back.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    A fly may sting a stately horse and make him wince; but one is but an insect, and the other is a horse still.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    A fly, Sir, may sting a stately horse and make him wince; but one is but an insect, and the other is a horse still.
  • Boutros Boutros-Ghali
    Boutros Boutros-Ghali
    Egyptian politician and diplomat 1922-2016
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    A genocide in Africa has not received the same attention that genocide in Europe or genocide in Turkey or genocide in other part of the world. There is still this kind of basic discrimination against the African people and the African problems.
  • Bela Karolyi
    Bela Karolyi
    American gymnastics coach 1942-
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    A good 80 percent of the vault is still physical and another percentage of it, 20, 25 percent is mental. Mental is always the mental strength, the confidence building up to that contest or repetition, practice, practice, and practice.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
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    A googolplex is precisely as far from infinity as is the number 1... no matter what number you have in mind, infinity is larger still.
    Source: Cosmos (1980)
  • Eden Phillpotts
    Eden Phillpotts
    English author, poet and dramatist 1862-1960
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    A happy marriage is still the greatest treasure within the gift of fortune.
  • Robert Doisneau
    Robert Doisneau
    French photographer 1912-1994
    Robert Doisneau
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    A hundredth of a second here, a hundredth of a second there - even if you put them end to end, they still only add up to one, two, perhaps three seconds, snatched from eternity.
  • Miles Davis
    Miles Davis
    American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and composer 1926-1991
    Miles Davis
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    A legend is an old man with a cane known for what he used to do. I'm still doing it.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    A lie can run around the world six times while the truth is still trying to put on its pants.
  • Brenda Lee
    Brenda Lee
    American singer 1944-
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    A lot of people thought I'd died, because of your coverage, they know I'm still around.
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