Quotes: unfortunately

Quotes 16 till 30 of 66.

  • Albert J. Nock
    Albert J. Nock
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    It is unfortunately none too well understood that, just as the State has no money of its own, so it has no power of its own.
  • Charles Baudelaire
    Charles Baudelaire
    French poet 1821-1867
    Charles Baudelaire
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    It is unfortunately very true that, without leisure and money, love can be no more than an orgy of the common man. Instead of being a sudden impulse full of ardor and reverie, it becomes a distastefully utilitarian affair.
  • Carrie Fisher
    Carrie Fisher
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    It really annoys me that I'm vain, but unfortunately, I haven't been able to discard that tendency.
  • Antoine Fuqua
    Antoine Fuqua
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    It's a hard line to walk, man. Cause you know you want to make this movie, you want to make it dark and real, you want to show all this stuff but unfortunately you can't always do that.
  • Most people do not actually know how to think for themselves, and unfortunately that prevents them from even knowing it.
  • Carl Jung
    Carl Jung
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    Naturally, every age thinks that all ages before it were prejudiced, and today we think this more than ever and are just as wrong as all previous ages that thought so. How often have we not seen the truth condemned! It is sad but unfortunately true that man learns nothing from history.
    Source: Synchronicity: An Acausal Connecting Principle (1960)
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
    Bertrand Russell
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    Organic life, we are told, has developed gradually from the protozoon to the philosopher, and this development, we are assured, is indubitably an advance. Unfortunately it is the philosopher, not the protozoon, who gives us this assurance.
  • Alex Trebek
    Alex Trebek
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    Sex? Unfortunately, as you get older - and I shouldn't admit this - there are other things that become more important in your daily life.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    She has lost the art of conversation, but not, unfortunately, the power of speech.
  • Rita Mae Brown
    Rita Mae Brown
    American writer, activist, and feminist 1944-
    Rita Mae Brown
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    Television and film demand that people at all levels have brass balls or brass ovaries. Unfortunately, we live in the reign of the eunuch.
  • Bill Haslam
    Bill Haslam
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    Tennessee obviously has a proud history of military service, but unfortunately, that also means that we have lost a lot of people serving the country who are Tennesseans.
  • Caitlin Doughty
    Caitlin Doughty
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    The definition of 'morbid' is an unhealthy preoccupation with death. Unfortunately, there's no word to mean the perfectly healthy preoccupation with death, which is what I have.
  • Garry Kasparov
    Garry Kasparov
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    The real political life in Russia unfortunately is not in the parliament but on the streets and in the media.
  • The United States is a big country but unfortunately it seems it has the brain of a little bird not befitting the greatness of the country.
  • William Somerset Maugham
    William Somerset Maugham
    English writer 1874-1965
    William Somerset Maugham
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    There are three rules for writing a novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are.