The printed page conveys information and commitment, and requires active involvement. Television conveys emotion and experience, and it's very limited in what it can do logically. It's an existential experience - there and then gone.

By : Bill Moyers 0 Likes          


In my conscience I believe the baggage loves me, for she never speaks well of me herself, nor suffers any body else to rail at me.

By : William Congreve

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Except during the nine months before he draws his first breath, no man manages his affairs as well as a tree does.

By : George Bernard Shaw

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Well, if Democratic members in the House elect Nancy Pelosi as their leader, it's almost as if they just didn't get the message from the voters this election. I mean, the voters outright rejected the agenda that she's been about. And here they're going to put her back in charge.

By : Eric Cantor

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A manager has his cards dealt to him and he must play them.

By : Miller Huggins

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It's very witty and it's great to see teenage characters have control that way. And you can actually hear about sex and pot and it's okay, it's not completely bad and you can't say that to teenagers.

By : Caroline Dhavernas

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I know many writers who first dictate passages, then polish what they have dictated. I speak, then I polish - occasionally I do windows.

By : Edward Koch

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Language cares.

By : Howard Nemerov

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Well, we all age, but I'd been taking herbal supplements for a long time.

By : Frankie Avalon

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Lucy brought with her an image of our human ancestors that you don't get when you find a jaw or an arm bone or a leg bone. Here was 40 percent of a single skeleton.

By : Donald Johanson

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But if Russia is to be part of this larger zone of peace it cannot bring into it its imperial baggage. It cannot bring into it a policy of genocide against the Chechens, and cannot kill journalists, and it cannot repress the mass media.

By : Zbigniew Brzezinski

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If he is knocked out of the competition, he encourages his brothers with his words and presence.

By : Pierre de Coubertin

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One crowded hour of glorious life is worth an age without a name.

By : Walter Scott

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