Quotes: unfortunately

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  • Richard Dawkins
    Richard Dawkins
    English ethologist, evolutionary biologist and author 1941-
    Richard Dawkins
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    In Britain, Christianity is dying. Islam, unfortunately, isn't.

  • Fats Domino
    Fats Domino
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    A lot of fellows nowadays have a B.A., M.D., or Ph.D. Unfortunately, they don't have a J.O.B.
  • As a child, I was never drawn toward depraved or extreme situations; I really wanted a normal little childhood. Unfortunately, that's just not what happened.
  • Harold Macmillan
    Harold Macmillan
    British Conservative politician, prime minister 1894-1986
    Harold Macmillan
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    As usual the Liberals offer a mixture of sound and original ideas. Unfortunately none of the sound ideas is original and none of the original ideas is sound.
  • Bob Barr
    Bob Barr
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    Chicago is known for good steaks, expensive stores and beautiful architecture. Unfortunately, the Windy City also enjoys a reputation for corrupt politics, violent crime, and some of the strictest gun control laws anywhere in the country.
  • Al Unser
    Al Unser
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    Dad taught me everything I know. Unfortunately, he didn't teach me everything he knows.
  • Salvador Dali
    Salvador Dali
    Spanish painter 1904 - 1989
    Salvador Dali
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    Don't bother about being modern. Unfortunately it is the one thing that, whatever you do, you cannot avoid.
  • B. F. Skinner
    B. F. Skinner
    American psychologist, behaviorist and author 1904-1990
    B. F. Skinner
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    Except when physically restrained, a person is least free or dignified when he is under threat of punishment, and unfortunately most people often are.
  • Hurricanes are dangerous things, and they're no fun to go through. And if you come out of it in one piece and your house comes out of in one piece, it's no fun living with no electricity for a day or a week, a month, whatever it is. And I speak, unfortunately, from personal experience on that matter.
  • Woody Allen
    Woody Allen
    American movie director and actor 1935 -
    Woody Allen
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    I believe there is something out there watching us. Unfortunately, it's the government.
  • Philip Roth
    Philip Roth
    American Novelist 1933-
    Philip Roth
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    I cannot and do not live in the world of discretion, not as a writer, anyway. I would prefer to, I assure you - it would make life easier. But discretion is, unfortunately, not for novelists.
  • Bryan Cogman
    Bryan Cogman
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    I couldn't enjoy 'A Dance With Dragons,' unfortunately. Of course, I enjoyed it, but it was the first of the books I read as a writer on 'Game of Thrones,' so all I could do is think, 'We're going to have to shift that,' 'We won't be able to afford that,' or 'That's a great scene.'
  • Carrie Fisher
    Carrie Fisher
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    I was street smart, but unfortunately the street was Rodeo Drive.
  • Barney Frank
    Barney Frank
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    In the debate between those who believe in essentially unregulated markets and others who hold that reasonable regulation diminishes market excesses without inhibiting their basic function, the subprime situation unfortunately provides ammunition for the latter view.
    Source: Frank in an op-ed piece A (sub)prime argument for more regulation in W:Financial Times (August 2007)
  • Barbara Boxer
    Barbara Boxer
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    Iraq made commitments after the Gulf War to completely dismantle all weapons of mass destruction, and unfortunately, Iraq has not lived up to its agreement.
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