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American science fiction author 1958-
A belief in the purposeful complexity of Fate is always more comforting than random, straightforward facts. This may be why Mother preferred to believe in Atlantis and UFOs rather than in virtually everything else.Source: Buddy Holly is Alive and Well on Ganymede (1991)
American businessman, investor, blogger, and author 1966-
By far the most difficult skill I learned as a C.E.O. was the ability to manage my own psychology. Organizational design, process design, metrics, hiring and firing were all relatively straightforward skills to master compared with keeping my mind in check.
American singer, songwriter, record producer and dancer 1985-
Doo-wop is special music to me because it's so straightforward and melody-driven and captures emotions.
P. D. James
English crime writer 1920-2014
I find it extraordinary that a straightforward if inelegant device for ensuring the survival of the species should involve human beings in such emotional turmoil. Does sex have to be taken so seriously?
Canadian short story writer 1931-
In my own work, I tend to cover a lot of time and to jump back and forward in time, and sometimes the way I do this is not very straightforward.
American businesswoman, model and actress 1967-
It's like night and day... to do business, in Europe, there is no bull, they are pretty straightforward.
C. Wright Mills
American sociologist 1916-1962
One could translate the 555 pages of The Social System into about 150 pages of straightforward English. The result would not be very impressive.Source: The Sociological Imagination (1959) P. 31, commenting on the verbosity of the chief wo
The best business plans are straightforward documents that spell out the ''who, what, where, why, and how much... ''
American political activist 1936-
The first point was we wanted power to determine our own destiny in our own black community. And what we had done is, we wanted to write a program that was straightforward to the people. We didn't want to give a long dissertation.
Charles Horton Cooley
American sociologist 1864-1929
We are ashamed to seem evasive in the presence of a straightforward man, cowardly in the presence of a brave one, gross in the eyes of a refined one, and so on. We always imagine, and in imagining share, the judgments of the other mind.
American portrait photographer 1949-
What I learned from Lennon was something that did stay with me my whole career, which is to be very straightforward. I actually love talking about taking pictures, and I think that helps everyone.
American author and journalist
What is New York? A straightforward answer: seven million people crushed onto an island originally settled by the Dutch. But it's more than that. These are seven million who were, mainly, not even born here.
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