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  • Bill Maris
    Bill Maris
    American entrepreneur and venture capitalist
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    All the information in the world has been pretty dispersed, but Google's mission has been to organize it and make it universally accessible.
  • Armstrong Williams
    Armstrong Williams
    American political commentator, entrepreneur and author 1962-
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    At some point we must realize that actively defending against radical Islamic teachings is not a matter of cultural relativity. It is a matter of universally recognized human rights.
  • Cents are the most universally used interval measure.
  • Peter de Vries
    Peter de Vries
    American writer 1910-1993
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    Everybody hates me because I'm so universally liked.
  • Desiderius Erasmus
    Desiderius Erasmus
    Dutch humanist and philosopher 1469-1536
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    Everyone knows that by far the happiest and universally enjoyable age of man is the first. What is there about babies which makes us hug and kiss and fondle them, so that even an enemy would give them help at that age?
  • Caitlin Flanagan
    Caitlin Flanagan
    American writer
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    Female adolescence is - universally - an emotionally and psychologically intense period.
  • Ang Lee
    Ang Lee
    Taiwanese film director, producer, and screenwriter 1954-
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    In the past I've made movies that were pretty universally liked. You can't really hate them. You can discard them, but you can't really hate them.
  • Jane Austen
    Jane Austen
    English writer 1775-1817
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    It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man is in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.
  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
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    It is impossible to think of a man of any actual force and originality, universally recognized as having those qualities, who spent his whole life appraising and describing the work of other men.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    It is strange to be known so universally and yet so lonely.
  • Thomas B. Macaulay
    Thomas B. Macaulay
    American essayist and historian 1800-1859
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    Men of great conversational powers almost universally practice a sort of lively sophistry and exaggeration which deceives for the moment both themselves and their auditors.
  • A. E. Housman
    A. E. Housman
    British poet 1859-1936
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    The difference between an icicle and a red-hot poker is really much slighter than the difference between truth and falsehood or sense and nonsense; yet it is much more immediately noticeable and much more universally noticed, because the body is more sensitive than the mind.
    Source: The Application of Thought to Textual Criticism, a lecture delivered on August 4, 1921
  • Bruce Feirstein
    Bruce Feirstein
    American screenwriter and humorist 1956-
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    To paraphrase Jane Austen, it is a truth universally acknowledged that a married man in possession of a vast fortune must be in want of a newer, younger wife.
  • Carolyn Maloney
    Carolyn Maloney
    American politician 1946-
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    We cannot ensure that women will be free of discrimination in the workplace and everywhere as long as women are not universally defended under our Constitution. As it stands now, the equal rights of women are subject to interpretation of law. That is a risk our mothers, sisters and daughters cannot afford.
  • Andrea Dworkin
    Andrea Dworkin
    American radical feminist and writer 1946-2005
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    While gossip among women is universally ridiculed as low and trivial, gossip among men, especially if it is about women, is called theory, or idea, or fact.
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