I remember traveling around in Arkansas with Senator Robinson, and I told him what this little trick was. He felt very much part of it and had me take pictures of people unbeknownst to them.

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The various forms of intellectual activity which together make up the culture of an age, move for the most part from different starting-points, and by unconnected roads.

By : Walter Pater

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I was not someone who participated in other people's castles.

By : Stephan Jenkins

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The first thing I do when I read a part is see if I can identify emotionally with a character. If I make that connection, everything else is just working on knowing their life circumstances and manifesting those through practice and research.

By : Joshua Leonard

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I was the executive editor on a little magazine called Greek Accent, whose only claim to fame is that its art director went on to be the art director of Discover for many years.

By : Jane Haddam

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In the wars of the European powers in matters relating to themselves we have never taken any part, not does it comport with our policy so to do. It is only when our rights are invaded or seriously menaced that we resent injuries or make preparation for our defence.

By : James Monroe

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I can't bear art that you can walk round and admire. A book should be either a bandit or a rebel or a man in the crowd.

By : David Herbert Lawrence

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Travel is glamorous only in retrospect.

By : Paul Theroux

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To be a true artist you have to play the way you feel - not the way others think you should feel.

By : Don Ellis

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The fundamental laws necessary for the mathematical treatment of a large part of physics and the whole of chemistry are thus completely known, and the difficulty lies only in the fact that application of these laws leads to equations that are too complex to be solved.

By : Paul Dirac

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There will be no lasting peace either in the heart of individuals or in social customs until death is outlawed.

By : Albert Camus

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There was no last animal I treated. When young farm lads started to help me over the gate into a field or a pigpen, to make sure the old fellow wouldn't fall, I started to consider retiring.

By : James Herriot

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The 1,000 tasting portions were to be served over a period of six hours, starting at noon, so we would have to prep those another way, to keep them as fresh as possible.

By : Rocco DiSpirito

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