Quotes: surrounded

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  • Don Marquis
    Don Marquis
    American writer 1878-1937
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    Fishing is a delusion entirely surrounded by liars in old clothes.
  • Bernie Siegel
    Bernie Siegel
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    A surgeon is surrounded by people who are sick, discouraged, afraid, embittered, dying - but also courageous, loving, wise, compassionate and alive.
  • Carolyn Murphy
    Carolyn Murphy
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    Being in the world of fashion you have to be very self-absorbed, and you are surrounded by people who are very self-absorbed.
  • Carl Hagelin
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    Being surrounded by hockey, I got forced into it as a kid. I started skating when I was 4 and had a rink only 10 minutes from my home. In my town, we had one outdoor rink and one indoor rink, so you could skate all year long. I lived by a lake, too, so we did a lot of skating on the lake.
  • Michel Leiris
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    Dream is not a revelation. If a dream affords the dreamer some light on himself, it is not the person with closed eyes who makes the discovery but the person with open eyes lucid enough to fit thoughts together. Dream - a scintillating mirage surrounded by shadows - is essentially poetry.
  • Caitlin Doughty
    Caitlin Doughty
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    Dying in the sanitary environment of a hospital is a relatively new concept. In the late 19th century, dying at a hospital was reserved for people who had nothing and no one. Given the choice, a person wanted to die at home in their bed, surrounded by friends and family.
  • Billy Baldwin
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    Evergreen had opened up a whole new world to me. There I met many internationally celebrated people: there I was surrounded by the best art and music, as well as conversation. I knew I could never return to the life I had led before.
  • Jane Austen
    Jane Austen
    English writer 1775-1817
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    Every man is surrounded by a neighborhood of voluntary spies.
  • Blythe Danner
    Blythe Danner
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    For a woman who's a widow and pretty much a loner, I can walk out, and I'm surrounded by NYU kids. The energy jumps off the sidewalks, and I never feel sad or bored.
  • Warren Buffett
    Warren Buffett
    American investment entrepreneur 1930-
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    Great investment opportunities come around when excellent companies are surrounded by unusual circumstances that cause the stock to be misappraised.
  • Ezra Pound
    Ezra Pound
    American poet 1885-1972
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    I guess the definition of a lunatic is a man surrounded by them.
  • Cat Stevens
    Cat Stevens
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    In a World where people are surrounded by darkness, ignorance and fear, it is a sign of hope to be celebrating Islam's message of peace and light, and the last great Messenger, born and chosen to deliver them to all mankind.
  • Bjork
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    In Reykjavik, Iceland, where I was born, you are in the middle of nature surrounded by mountains and ocean. But you are still in a capital in Europe. So I have never understood why I have to choose between nature or urban.
  • Bae Doona
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    In social situations, when I'm surrounded by people, I become very shy. But if there's a camera in front of me, I feel free.
  • It seems very safe to me to be surrounded by green growing things and water.
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