One effect that the Nobel Prize seems to have had is that more Arabic literary works have been translated into other languages.

By : Naguib Mahfouz 0 Likes          


I remember working with Rod, though, on Chrysler Hour. I was too young and dumb to know that I was supposed to be scared of anybody or anything - like getting fired or anything like that.

By : Sally Kellerman

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Much of my work in this period was concerned with exploring the logic of economic models, but also with attempting to reconcile the models with every day observation.

By : Joseph E. Stiglitz

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I like films, or some films, and would be intrigued to see my work on screen.

By : Tanith Lee

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Sport is part of every man and woman's heritage and its absence can never be compensated for.

By : Pierre de Coubertin

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I have invested some money and I have a home, but people don't realise that you might only be working for a few weeks of the year and remain unemployed the rest of the time.

By : Greta Scacchi

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An image has stuck for most of my career and it isn't flattering.

By : Robbie Fowler

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Courage conquers all things: it even gives strength to the body.

By : Ovid

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Yes, but I view Frank's music as fully composed. In other words, the arrangements can work for any idiom such as a rock band or an orchestra. Frank was a brilliant arranger and could make his music work in any context. He proved that tour after tour and album after album.

By : Dweezil Zappa

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There was never a point in my life where I gave up. My marriage, as you know, fell apart.

By : Deidre Hall

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If our most highly qualified General Staff officers had been told to work out the most nonsensical high level organization for war which they could think of, they could not have produced anything more stupid that that which we have at present.

By : Claus von Stauffenberg

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I am a very linear thinker, so I write beginning to end. I write hundreds of pages per book that never make it into print.

By : Laurell K. Hamilton

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We have become aware of the responsibility for our attitude towards the dark pages in our history. We have understood that bad service is done to the nation by those who are impelling to renounce that past.

By : Aleksander Kwasniewski

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