The first time I got up in front of an audience was terror, abject terror, which continued for another four or five years. There still is, a little bit.

By : Bob Newhart 0 Likes          


If we have anything kind to say, any tender sentiment to express, we feel a sense of shame.

By : Ugo Betti

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We must wake up to the insane reality of our time. We are all irresponsible, unless we demand from the responsible decision makers that modern armaments must no longer be made available to people whose former battle axes and swords our ancestors condemned.

By : Thor Heyerdahl

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There are good and bad times, but our mood changes more often than our fortune.

By : Thomas Carlyle

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Shakespeare, who is probably the greatest writer and poet of the English language, lived in a time that was politically very conservative and it's reflected in his writings.

By : Alex Cox

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Griffin, my brother, 11 months younger, was sometimes the victim of my father's fury - once Ryan famously knocked out his teeth.

By : Tatum O'Neal

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It is old age, rather than death, that is to be contrasted with life. Old age is life's parody, whereas death transforms life into a destiny: in a way it preserves it by giving it the absolute dimension. Death does away with time.

By : Simone de Beauvoir

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The president said that this is not removing a mole. You know, removing a mole, that's an outpatient sort of an operation. This was removing a cancer, removing a cancer takes more time.

By : Gordon England

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Anytime you see a turtle up on top of a fence post, you know he had some help.

By : Alex Haley

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Literature is the denunciation of the times in which one lives.

By : Camilo Jose Cela

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I wanted to be a secret agent and an astronaut, preferably at the same time.

By : David Byrne

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Love is a fruit in season at all times, and within reach of every hand.

By : Mother Teresa

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Movies are movies: they take you back in time, and how it still is for some.

By : Tina Turner

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