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  • Alice Munro
    Alice Munro
    Canadian short story writer 1931-
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    I feel that I've done what I wanted to do, and that makes me feel fairly content.
  • Bobby Fischer
    Bobby Fischer
    American chess grandmaster 1943-2008
    Bobby Fischer
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    I felt that chess is a science in the form of a game... I consider myself a scientist. I wanted to be treated like a scientist.
  • Bryan Fuller
    Bryan Fuller
    American television writer and producer 1969-
    Bryan Fuller
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    I felt, selfishly, that if there was going to be a TV show about 'Hannibal Lecter' whether I was going to be involved or not, I'd rather be involved. I wanted to make sure it was something I wanted to watch.
  • Bryan Greenberg
    Bryan Greenberg
    American actor and singer 1978-
    Bryan Greenberg
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    I got the acting bug really young, when I was around, like, 10. I pretty much just wanted to be Michael J. Fox. He was in 'Teen Wolf' - that was, like, the coolest role, and then he did 'Back to the Future,' and that was the coolest role.
  • Buck Owens
    Buck Owens
    American musician, singer, songwriter 1929-2006
    Buck Owens
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    I got to realizing that I wanted to record, I wanted to experiment. And doing those same old songs the same old way - I said, 'I think it's time for me to have some fun.
  • Buck Owens
    Buck Owens
    American musician, singer, songwriter 1929-2006
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    I got to realizing that I wanted to record, I wanted to experiment. And doing those same old songs the same old way - I said, 'I think it's time for me to have some fun.'
  • Cormac McCarthy
    Cormac McCarthy
    American novelist, playwright, short-story writer, and screenwriter 1933-
    Cormac McCarthy
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    I got what I needed instead of what I wanted and that's just about the best kind of luck you can have.
    Source: The Sunset Limited (2011) 46
  • Adolph Green
    Adolph Green
    American lyricist and playwright 1914-2002
    Adolph Green
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    I had met a young lady who wanted to be in the theater. It was Judy Holliday. She had somehow fallen down the steps of the Village Vanguard, which still exists today.
  • Burt Shavitz
    Burt Shavitz
    American beekeeper and businessman 1935-2015
    Burt Shavitz
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    I had no desire to be an upward-mobile-rising yuppie with a trophy wife, a trophy house, a trophy car. I wasn't looking for any of those things. I already had what I wanted.
  • Alanis Morissette
    Alanis Morissette
    Canadian-American singer, songwriter and actress 1974-
    Alanis Morissette
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    I happen to be lucky in that I knew what I wanted to do as far as a career since I was nine years old.
  • Paul Gauguin
    Paul Gauguin
    French artist 1848-1903
    Paul Gauguin
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    I have always wanted a mistress who was fat, and I have never found one. To make a fool of me, they are always pregnant.
  • Lily Tomlin
    Lily Tomlin
    American Comedienne 1939-
    Lily Tomlin
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    I have always wanted to be somebody, but I see now I should have been more specific.
  • Bruce Sutter
    Bruce Sutter
    American professional baseball pitcher 1953-
    Bruce Sutter
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    I have an older son, Josh, and growing up, he just didn't care that much for baseball. And that was fine. But Chaddie, he always wanted to go to the ballpark. He just kind of took to it right away.
  • Joan Didion
    Joan Didion
    American Essayist 1934-
    Joan Didion
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    I have not been the witness I wanted to be.
    Source: A Book of Common Prayer (1977) 272
  • Jimmy Carter
    Jimmy Carter
    American statesman, 39e President 1924-
    Jimmy Carter
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    I have often wanted to drown my troubles, but I can't get my wife to go swimming.
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