The missionaries go forth to Christianize the savages - as if the savages weren't dangerous enough already.

By : Edward Abbey 0 Likes          


Some of us claim that New York City is the capital of the country, indeed the capital of the world. Now, that may be a bit much for those who don't come from New York, but clearly we are an important city for reasons of our cultural advantages.

By : David Dinkins

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Richard Burton rang me up once and said, Do you know you're my only leading lady I've never slept with? I said, Well, please don't tell everybody, it's the worst image.

By : Julie Andrews

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To create a past that seemed authentic but would be a fiction, you need an invented language.

By : Jeanette Winterson

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Language is a process of free creation

By : Noam Chomsky

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It is a great advantage for a system of philosophy to be substantially true.

By : Sophia Loren

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From offstage until the moment I walk onstage, I constantly tweak my talk show and 'Top Model', but at the same time, I often leave my private life by the wayside.

By : Tyra Banks

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All those who offer an opinion on any doubtful point should first clear their minds of every sentiment of dislike, friendship, anger or pity.

By : Sallust

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The first myth of management is that it exists. The second myth of management is that success equals skill.

By : Robert Heller

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The camera is no more an instrument of preservation, the image is.

By : Berenice Abbott

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It would be dangerous territory if I wasn't practising what I preach which is to always accept responsibility, always accept the consequences of your actions.

By : David Blunkett

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When David Arquette and I got engaged we started therapy together. I'd heard that the first year of marriage is the hardest, so we decided to work through all that stuff early.

By : Courteney Cox

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Here, you can walk into a bookstore and pick up a Bible or Christian literature and learn. Over there, they are lucky if they have one Bible for a whole village.

By : Michael Scott

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