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  • A. E. Housman
    A. E. Housman
    British poet 1859-1936
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    Now, of my threescore years and ten,
    Twenty will not come again,
    And take from seventy springs a score,
    It only leaves me fifty more.

    And since to look at things in bloom
    Fifty springs are little room,
    About the woodlands I will go
    To see the cherry hung with snow.
    Source: A Shropshire Lad (1896) No. 2, st. 2-3
  • Bob Beauprez
    Bob Beauprez
    American politician and member 1948-
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    Obama made his no-new-taxes pledge over and over again four years ago as he campaigned. Not only has he repeatedly and blatantly violated it, but his policies have relentlessly assaulted poor and middle-income family budgets.
  • Bruce Babbitt
    Bruce Babbitt
    American attorney and politician 1938-
    Bruce Babbitt
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    Obviously I wouldn't have said that three or four years ago in the midst of it. But I really believe that. It's been a marvelous and important experience.
  • Ronald Reagan
    Ronald Reagan
    American politician and actor 1911-2004
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    Of the four wars in my lifetime, none came about because the U.S. was too strong.
  • Arnold J. Toynbee
    Arnold J. Toynbee
    British historian and author 1889-1975
    Arnold J. Toynbee
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    Of the twenty-two civilizations that have appeared in history, nineteen of them collapsed when they reached the moral state the United States is in now.
  • Harlan Miller
    Harlan Miller
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    Often the difference between a successful marriage and a mediocre one consists of leaving about three or four things a day unsaid.
  • Margaret Oliphant
    Margaret Oliphant
    British writer, historian 1828-1897
    Margaret Oliphant
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    Oh, never mind the fashion. When one has a style of one's own, it is always twenty times better.
  • Barbara Cook
    Barbara Cook
    American actress and singer 1927-2017
    Barbara Cook
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    On Saturday afternoons, there was a film, of course, and then we did about four shows between the films. And I would do a tap dance, a little military tap.
  • Janis Joplin
    Janis Joplin
    American singerer 1943-1970
    Janis Joplin
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    On stage I make love to twenty five thousand people; and then I go home alone.
  • Joan Didion
    Joan Didion
    American Essayist 1934-
    Joan Didion
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    Once I get over maybe a hundred pages, I won't go back to page one, but I might go back to page fifty-five, or twenty, even. But then every once in a while I feel the need to go to page one again and start rewriting.
  • Bess Myerson
    Bess Myerson
    American politician and model 1924-2014
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    Once people have seen four or five Henry Moores, they will have a sense of great art.
  • Ann Landers
    Ann Landers
    American columnist 1918-
    Ann Landers
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    One out of four people in this country is mentally unbalanced. Think of your three closes friends; if they seem OK, then you're the one.
  • Bill Hybels
    Bill Hybels
    American church figure and author 1951-
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    One prayer routine that is balanced and easy to remember is found in the word ACTS, an acrostic whose four letters stand for adoration, confession, thanksgiving, and supplication.
    Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
  • Nicolas Chamfort
    Nicolas Chamfort
    French writer, journalist and playwright 1741-1794
    Nicolas Chamfort
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    Paris, a city of gaieties and pleasures, where four-fifths of the inhabitants die of grief. [About Paris]
  • Billy Boyd
    Billy Boyd
    Scottish actor and musician 1968-
    Billy Boyd
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    People are scared to make something that doesn't look like another film that made a lot of money. It means we get 'Four Weddings And A Funeral' made again and again.
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