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  • A. A. Milne
    A. A. Milne
    English author, writer of the Winnie-the-Pooh books 1882-1956
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    I suppose that everyone of us hopes secretly for immortality; to leave, I mean, a name behind him which will live forever in this world, whatever he may be doing, himself, in the next.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    Suppose the world were only one of God's jokes, would you work any the less to make it a good joke instead of a bad one?
  • William Cowper
    William Cowper
    English poet 1731-1800
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    Thus happiness depends, as nature shows, less on exterior things than most suppose.
  • Arthur Miller
    Arthur Miller
    American Dramatist 1915-
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    A good newspaper, I suppose, is a nation talking to itself.
  • Mary Baker Eddy
    Mary Baker Eddy
    American founder of the Christian Science Church 1821-1910
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    A wicked mortal is not the idea of God. He is little else than the expression of error. To suppose that sin, lust, hatred, envy, hypocrisy, revenge, have life abiding in them, is a terrible mistake. Life and Life's idea, Truth and Truth's idea, never make men sick, sinful, or mortal.
  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin
    American writer 1924-1987
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    Any writer, I suppose, feels that the world into which he was born is nothing less than a conspiracy against the cultivation of his talent.
  • Brooke Shields
    Brooke Shields
    American actress and model 1965-
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    Being nice to everybody, saying hello to everyone in the room, signing every autograph; it was instilled in me at a very young age that this was what I was suppose to do. But I don't think it helps at all. I see more people who are rude or arrogant being rewarded - but, this way, I can put my head on the pillow at night.
  • William Hazlitt
    William Hazlitt
    English writer 1778-1830
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    Belief is with them mechanical, voluntary: they believe what they are paid for - they swear to that which turns to account. Do you suppose, that after years spent in this manner, they have any feeling left answering to the difference between truth and falsehood?
  • Northrop Frye
    Northrop Frye
    Canadian literair criticus 1912-1991
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    Between religion's ''this is'' and poetry's ''but suppose this is,'' there must always be some kind of tension, until the possible and the actual meet at infinity.
  • Anne Stevenson
    Anne Stevenson
    American-British poet and writer 1933-2020
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    Blake has always been a favorite, the lyrics, not so much the prophetic books, but I suppose Yeats influenced me more as a young poet, and the American, Robert Frost.
  • Bruce Nauman
    Bruce Nauman
    American artist 1941-
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    But if you can find that spot - I suppose it's like running - I used to be a swimmer and swim laps, and you just have to be there with what you're doing.
  • Ezra Pound
    Ezra Pound
    American poet 1885-1972
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    But the one thing you should. not do is to suppose that when something is wrong with the arts, it is wrong with the arts ONLY.
  • Bo Burnham
    Bo Burnham
    American comedian, musician, actor and poet 1990-
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    Comedy is the one absolutely self-aware art form. Actually, hip-hop's another one, I suppose. Because in your songs you're talking about how good a hip-hop artist you are. It's like a painter painting a panting of himself painting a painting.
  • Archibald Alexander
    Archibald Alexander
    American Presbyterian theologian and professor 1772-1851
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    Do not for a moment suppose that you must make yourself better, or prepare your heart for a worthy reception of Christ, but come at once - come as you are.
  • Tim O'Brien
    Tim O'Brien
    American novelist 1946-
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    Each of us, I suppose needs his illusions. Life after death. A maker of planets. A woman to love, a man to hate. Something sacred. But what a waste.
    Source: Tomcat in Love (2011) 319
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