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  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Art, like Nature, has her monsters, things of bestial shape and with hideous voices.
  • Jean Giraudoux
    Jean Giraudoux
    French writer 1882-1944
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    Education makes us more stupid than the brutes. A thousand voices call to us on every hand, but our ears are stopped with wisdom.
  • Katherine Mansfield
    Katherine Mansfield
    New Zealand-born British Author 1888-1923
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    Risk! Risk Anything! Care no more for the opinion of others, for those other voices. Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth.
  • Margaret Mead
    Margaret Mead
    American cultural anthropologist 1901-1978
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    A city is a place where there is no need to wait for next week to get the answer to a question, to taste the food of any country, to find new voices to listen to and familiar ones to listen to again.
  • Bobby Vinton
    Bobby Vinton
    American singer and songwriter 1935-
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    All my songs were solo voices. Just me singing. In fact, that was the gimmick - no gimmick. Just singing straight with not too much background.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    All objects, all phases of culture are alive. They have voices. They speak of their history and interrelatedness. And they are all talking at once!
  • Bell Hooks
    Bell Hooks
    American author, professor, feminist (born G.J.Watkins) 1952-
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    As we search as a nation for constructive ways to challenge racism and white supremacy, it is absolutely essential that progressive female voices gain a hearing.
    Source: Ending Racism Killing Rage
  • Bruce Dickinson
    Bruce Dickinson
    English singer and songwriter 1958-
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    Best two rock voices I've heard in a last few years both have been from grunge bands: it's Eddie Vedder and the other one is Chris Cornell from Soundgarden.
  • Lydia M. Child
    Lydia M. Child
    American Abolitionist, Writer, Editor 1802-1880
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    Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father!
  • Bayard Taylor
    Bayard Taylor
    American poet, travel author, and diplomat 1825-1878
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    Departed suns their trails of splendor drew Across departed summers: whispers came From voices, long ago resolved again Into the primeval Silence, and we twain, Ghosts of our present selves, yet still the same, As in a spectral mirror wandered there.
  • Richard Nixon
    Richard Nixon
    American president 1913-1994
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    For its part, Government will listen. We will strive to listen in new ways - to the voices of quiet anguish, to voices that speak without words, the voices of the heart, to the injured voices, and the anxious voices, and the voices that have despaired of being heard.
  • William Ellery Channing
    William Ellery Channing
    American Unitarian minister 1780-1842
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    God be thanked for books; they are the voices of the distant and the dead, and make us heirs of the spiritual life of past ages.
  • Anne Tyler
    Anne Tyler
    American novelist and short story writer 1941-
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    I don't want to say I hear voices; well, actually I do hear voices, but I don't think it's supernatural. I think it's just that when characters are given enough texture and backbone, then lo and behold, they stand on their own.
  • Bryan Greenberg
    Bryan Greenberg
    American actor and singer 1978-
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    I really hope people go out and support the indie filmmakers, because it's a dying breed and there's a lot of cool voices out there that need to be heard.
  • Beth Ditto
    Beth Ditto
    American singer-songwriter and actress 1981-
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    I've never had a very quiet voice. I tried in choir to make it smaller, and it just didn't work out. And I listened to a lot of soul music when I was growing up on my own accord. But I was mostly into Mama Cass and Gladys Knight, and they all had big voices too; just different than mine.
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