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  • Bryant H. McGill
    Bryant H. McGill
    American journalist and author 1969-
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    True education is limited to those people who would die without knowing, whereas the masses in the institutions are merely going through the motions, for education is a way of living.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    War talk by men who have been in a war is always interesting; whereas moon talk by a poet who has not been in the moon is likely to be dull.
  • Joseph De Maistre
    Joseph De Maistre
    French diplomat and philosopher 1753-1821
    Joseph De Maistre
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    We are tainted by modern philosophy which has taught us that all is good, whereas evil has polluted everything and in a very real sense all is evil, since nothing is in its proper place.
  • Jean Baudrillard
    Jean Baudrillard
    French sociologist, philosopher and cultural theorist 1929-2007
    Jean Baudrillard
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    We have dreamt of every woman there is, and dreamt too of the miracle that would bring us the pleasure of being a woman, for women have all the qualities - courage, passion, the capacity to love, cunning - whereas all our imagination can do is naively pile up the illusion of courage.
  • G. C. Lichtenberg
    G. C. Lichtenberg
    German writer and physicist 1742-1799
    G. C. Lichtenberg
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    We say that someone occupies an official position, whereas it is the official position that occupies him.
  • Ben Feldman
    Ben Feldman
    American actor 1980-
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    When you audition for shows in Hollywood, you go in, you do your scene, maybe you get an adjustment. It's sort of easy, and a lot of times it just feels sort of rote and simple. Whereas when you go to New York and you audition for plays, you walk out sweaty and intimidated and nervous and doubting yourself as an actor.
  • Barbet Schroeder
    Barbet Schroeder
    Iranian-born Swiss film director and producer 1941-
    Barbet Schroeder
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    When you kill somebody in the movies, it matters, whereas in literature it can be allegorical.
  • Albert Camus
    Albert Camus
    French writer and essayist 1913-1960
    Albert Camus
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    Whereas the Greeks gave to will the boundaries of reason, we have come to put the will's impulse in the very center of reason, which has, as a result, become deadly.
  • Carolyn Chute
    Carolyn Chute
    American writer and populist
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    With upper- and middle-class lawns, there's more hidden, whereas with working-class or poor lawns, there's more out to see. It just sits right out there. Very honest. Like the people.
  • Carey Mulligan
    Carey Mulligan
    English actress 1985-
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    You can spend an entire day walking around in New York, whereas in L.A., it always ends at some point because you have to find a way to get home.
  • Ann Patchett
    Ann Patchett
    American author 1963-
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    You see an absolutely brilliant film later, as an adult, and you walk out thinking about what to have for dinner. Whereas something like Jaws winds up having a huge effect on me. If only my parents had been taking me to Kurosawa films when I was eight, but no.
  • Ben Zobrist
    Ben Zobrist
    American professional baseball player 1981-
    Ben Zobrist
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    You used to be taught to let the ball go as far as possible and then drop it on the runner, whereas now it might be even more advantageous to direct the ball in front of the bag and get the guy on the leg.
  • Alan Alda
    Alan Alda
    American actor, director, screenwriter, and author. 1936-
    Alan Alda
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    You wouldn't want to be called a sell-out by selling a product. Selling out was frowned on, whereas now you can major in it at business school.
  • Callie Khouri
    Callie Khouri
    American film and television 1957-
    Callie Khouri
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    You're allowed to make things for women on television and there's not like... you don't have to go through the humiliation of having made something directed at women. There it's just accepted, whereas if it's a feature, it's like 'So, talk to me about chick flicks.'
  • Callie Khouri
    Callie Khouri
    American film and television 1957-
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    You're allowed to make things for women on television, and there's not like... you don't have to go through the humiliation of having made something directed at women. There it's just accepted, whereas if it's a feature, it's like 'So, talk to me about chick flicks.' It's like... I don't think you want to hear my opinion about this.
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