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  • J. G. Ballard
    J. G. Ballard
    British author 1930-
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    The American Dream has run out of gas. The car has stopped. It no longer supplies the world with its images, its dreams, its fantasies. No more. It's over. It supplies the world with its nightmares now: the Kennedy assassination, Watergate, Vietnam...
  • Emily Dickinson
    Emily Dickinson
    American poet 1830-1886
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    Because I could not stop for death, He kindly stopped for me; The carriage held but just ourselves and immortality.
  • Jean Giraudoux
    Jean Giraudoux
    French writer 1882-1944
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    Education makes us more stupid than the brutes. A thousand voices call to us on every hand, but our ears are stopped with wisdom.
  • Groucho Marx
    Groucho Marx
    American comic actor 1895-1977
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    Either he's dead or my watch has stopped.
  • Samuel Levenson
    Samuel Levenson
    American humorist, writer, teacher, television host, and journalist. 1911-1980
    Samuel Levenson
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    Somewhere on this globe, every ten seconds, there is a woman giving birth to a child. She must be found and stopped.
  • Norman Mailer
    Norman Mailer
    American writer 1923-
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    A modern democracy is a tyranny whose borders are undefined; one discovers how far one can go only by traveling in a straight line until one is stopped.
  • Casey Affleck
    Casey Affleck
    American actor and director 1975-
    Casey Affleck
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    After I left LA... it was like waking up. And so I moved back east and stopped auditioning.
  • A. E. Housman
    A. E. Housman
    British poet 1859-1936
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    And silence sounds no worse than cheers
    After earth has stopped the ears.
    Source: A Shropshire Lad (1896) No. 19 (To an Athlete Dying Young), st. 4
  • Elizabeth Bowen
    Elizabeth Bowen
    Anglo-Irish Novelist 1899-1973
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    Art is one thing that can go on mattering once it has stopped hurting.
  • Elizabeth Bowen
    Elizabeth Bowen
    Anglo-Irish Novelist 1899-1973
    Elizabeth Bowen
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    Art is the only thing that can go on mattering, once it has stopped hurting.
  • Bill de Blasio
    Bill de Blasio
    American politician 1961-
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    As N.Y.C. Public Advocate, I released a report that showed that stop-and-frisks of African Americans in 2012 were barely half as likely to yield a weapon as those of white New Yorkers - and a third less likely to yield contraband. Despite this evidence, the vast majority of those stopped are young black and Latino men.
  • Abraham Cowley
    Abraham Cowley
    English poet
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    Begin, be bold, and venture to be wise, He who defers this work from day to day, Does on a river's bank expecting stay, Till the whole stream, which stopped him, should be gone, That runs, and as it runs, for ever will run on.
  • Bryan Ferry
    Bryan Ferry
    English singer and songwriter 1945-
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    But when I started writing songs, I stopped painting completely, and the only art things I do are connected to the career, like album sleeves and, to some extent, posters and things like that.
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
    South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
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    Frankly speaking, I don't know much about rock music. But I enjoyed some when I was in college or high school. But I stopped listening after Elvis Presley!
  • Stokely Carmichael
    Stokely Carmichael
    American activist 1941-1998
    Stokely Carmichael
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    I also know that while I am black I am a human being, and therefore I have the right to go into any public place. White people didn't know that. Every time I tried to go into a place they stopped me.
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