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  • Brigitte Bardot
    Brigitte Bardot
    French actress, singer and dancer 1934-
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    I really wanted to die at certain periods in my life. Death was like love, a romantic escape. I took pills because I didn't want to throw myself off my balcony and know people would photograph me lying dead below.
  • Alanis Morissette
    Alanis Morissette
    Canadian-American singer, songwriter and actress 1974-
    Alanis Morissette
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    I remember thinking during those times that I wanted to write in a way where there are no rules.
  • Bruce Campbell
    Bruce Campbell
    American actor, writer and director 1958-
    Bruce Campbell
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    I see the Internet as the next big deal - I wanted to get in on it early on so I wouldn't get behind it all.
  • Douglas Adams
    Douglas Adams
    British science-fiction writer 1952-
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    I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.
  • Kazuo Ishiguro
    Kazuo Ishiguro
    English novelist and screenwriter 1954-
    Kazuo Ishiguro
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    I started as a songwriter and wanted to be like Leonard Cohen. I've always seen my stories as enlarged songs.
  • Brooke Shields
    Brooke Shields
    American actress and model 1965-
    Brooke Shields
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    I suffered from post-natal depression after Rowan was born. I had a healthy, beautiful baby girl and I couldn't look at her. I couldn't hold her, smile at her. All I wanted was to disappear and die.
  • Buddy Rich
    Buddy Rich
    American jazz drummer and bandleader 1917-1987
    Buddy Rich
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    I think at one time every drummer wanted to play like Krupa or wanted to win a Gene Krupa drum contest. This is the big inspiration for drummers and naturally it has to be the same way for me.
  • Phil McGraw
    Phil McGraw
    American television personality and author 1950-
    Phil McGraw
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    I think every parent, every generation has wanted their children to do better and have a higher standard of living. But I think there's too much guilt.
  • Adam Arkin
    Adam Arkin
    American actor 1956-
    Adam Arkin
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    I think that was the case here. We just wanted it to be good for everybody.
  • Alfred de Vigny
    Alfred de Vigny
    French poet 1797-1863
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    I think, then, that man, after having satisfied his first longing for facts, wanted something fuller - some grouping, some adaptation to his capacity and experience, of the links of this vast chain of events which his sight could not take in.
  • Ray Prince
    Ray Prince
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    I want to be what I was when I wanted to be what I am now.
  • Anthony Hopkins
    Anthony Hopkins
    Welsh and American actor 1937-
    Anthony Hopkins
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    I wanted revenge; I wanted to dance on the graves of a few people who made me unhappy. It's a pretty infantile way to go through life - I'll show them - but I've done it, and I've got more than I ever dreamed of.
  • Alfred P. Sloan
    Alfred P. Sloan
    American businessman 1875-1966
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    I wanted to be a columnist so badly that I took a huge pay cut to leave Forbes, which wouldn't give me a column, and join Newsday, which wanted my column for its Sunday business section.
  • Albert Schweitzer
    Albert Schweitzer
    German theologian and doctor 1875-1965
    Albert Schweitzer
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    I wanted to be a doctor that I might be able to work without having to talk because for years I had been giving myself out in words.
  • Ann Bancroft
    Ann Bancroft
    American author, teacher, adventurer 1955-
    Ann Bancroft
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    I wanted to be a teacher, but I was a lousy student, one of the slowest readers. It was a tremendous struggle. But I'm lucky I had some teachers who saw something in me.
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