There is no pleasing New Englanders, my dear, their soil is all rocks and their hearts are bloodless absolutes.

By : John Updike 0 Likes          


Life was very simple. My parents had come from the North of England, which is a fairly rugged, bleak, hard-working part of England, and so there was not the expectation of luxury.

By : Roger Bannister

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It's kind of an art, going out and performing. I'd like fans to remember me as a guy who would go out and entertain them, give them quality matches, and not just the same old garbage every week.

By : Owen Hart

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In some parts of life, like mathematics and science, yeah, I was a genius. I would top all the top scores you could ever measure it by.

By : Steve Wozniak

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Obscurity can be a fire of ambition in those who have stalwart souls.

By : Taylor Caldwell

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Coaching is easy. Winning is the hard part.

By : Elgin Baylor

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It took a long time to get that film made. I went in for it almost right after or like maybe six or seven months after I had my son and actually auditioned for the Regina King part and they just were like, 'No, you're just - you just don't really seem the part.'

By : Nia Long

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We're all so mauled by information, but it's recycled information. We need to shut it out. So, you've got to get bizarre. This is an artist's purpose - to break away from the recycled. Performance art can do that.

By : Jack Bowman

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Equality may perhaps be a right, but no power on earth can ever turn it into a fact.

By : Honore de Balzac

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I have been heartbroken once and it has affected all my relationships from there on. But now I look at it as a occupational hazard. If you are in the meat market at some point you are gonna get mad cows disease.

By : Dominic Monaghan

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After all these years I had the privilege of naming my private part, cause we have nicknames. So I named my private part pride... it's not much but at least I have my pride.

By : Jay London

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Plus I am being hounded by all the fabulous new drummers, Bill Stewart at the head of the pack.

By : Bill Bruford

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Our driver policy was partly dictated by who was available because of other contracts.

By : John Surtees

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