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  • Bill Mumy
    Bill Mumy
    American actor and musician 1954-
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    From the age of four, I was a huge comic fan and still am. When Lost in Space came along it was like being in a huge comic so we jumped at the chance of being part of that project and it proved to be a good choice.
  • Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
    Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
    Russian revolutionary leader 1870-1924
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    Give me four years to teach the children and the seed I have sown will never be uprooted.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
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    Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.
  • Cole Porter
    Cole Porter
    American composer and songwriter 1891-1964
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    Good authors, too, who once knew better words now only use four-letter words writing prose... anything goes.
  • Ben Folds
    Ben Folds
    American singer-songwriter, musician and composer 1966-
    Ben Folds
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    Good morning, son
    In twenty years from now
    Maybe we'll both sit down and have a few beers
    And I can tell you 'bout today
    And how I picked you up and everything changed.
    Source: Lyrics Still Fighting It, Rockin the Suburbs (2001)
  • Bill Buford
    Bill Buford
    American author and journalist
    Bill Buford
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    Gramercy Park is a four-acre square given in perpetuity to the residents surrounding it, 170 years ago, by Samuel Ruggles, a real estate developer of immoderate means.
  • Beth Riesgraf
    Beth Riesgraf
    American actress 1978-
    Beth Riesgraf
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    Growing up in Minnesota, I had a lot of freedom to run around, and we had go-carts and four-wheelers and all that stuff. I like that adrenalin-rush stuff. I did a little bit of dance, but mostly sports.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
    William Shakespeare
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    He that cuts off twenty years of life cuts off so many years of fearing death.
  • Alexandre Dumas
    Alexandre Dumas
    French writer 1802-1870
    Alexandre Dumas
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    He was thinking alone, and seriously racking his brain to find a direction for this single force four times multiplied, with which he did not doubt, as with the lever for which Archimedes sought, they should succeed in moving the world, when some one tapped gently at his door.
  • Buffy Sainte-Marie
    Buffy Sainte-Marie
    Indigenous Canadian-American singer-songwriter and musician 1941-
    Buffy Sainte-Marie
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    He's five feet two and he's six feet four. He fights with missiles and with spears. He's all of thirty-one and he's only seventeen. He's been a soldier for a thousand years.
    Source: The Universal Soldier (1963)
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
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    How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg? Four. Calling a tail a leg doesn't make it a leg.
  • Alice James
    Alice James
    American diarist 1848-1892
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    How sick one gets of being ''good,'' how much I should respect myself if I could burst out and make everyone wretched for twenty-four hours; embody selfishness.
  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
    American journalist 1960-
    Bill Dedman
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    Huguette Clark has had her own tax liens - four times, the IRS has filed to collect taxes from her.
  • Ann Landers
    Ann Landers
    American columnist 1918-
    Ann Landers
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    I advise keeping four feet on the floor and all hands on deck.
  • Anne McCaffrey
    Anne McCaffrey
    American-Irish writer 1926-2011
    Anne McCaffrey
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    I also don't have organized religion on Pern. I figured - since there were four holy wars going on at the time of writing - that religion was one problem Pern didn't need.
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