We live in an age of universal investigation, and of exploration of the sources of all movements.

By : Alfred de Vigny 0 Likes          


I must say also that it's never worked to my disadvantage that I have long, blond hair.

By : Ann Beattie

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You have to take into account it was the cell phone that became what the modern-day concept of a phone call is, and this is a device that's attached to your hip 24/7. Before that there was 'leave a message' and before that there was 'hopefully you're home.'

By : Giovanni Ribisi

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It disturbs me no more to find men base, unjust, or selfish than to see apes mischievous, wolves savage, or the vulture ravenous.

By : Jean-Paul Sartre

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I have always used emotion as a writing tool. That goes back to me being on the stage.

By : Anne McCaffrey

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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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Much talking is the cause of danger. Silence is the means of avoiding misfortune. The talkative parrot is shut up in a cage. Other birds, without speech, fly freely about.

By : Saskya Pandita

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Every day begins with an act of courage and hope: getting out of bed.

By : Mason Cooley

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I think Ingmar Bergman, Francoise Truffaut - all these people created images in my mind, beautiful pictures, I loved what was known at that time as the foreign film.

By : Jackie DeShannon

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The value of marriage is not that adults produce children but that children produce adults.

By : Peter De Vries

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The ballet embodies the notes of music. And sometimes you almost feel like you can see the notes dance up there on the stage.

By : Robert Caro

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I've been homeschooling for eight years and have always received the best advice and encouragement from other homeschoolers, rather than a book or lecture.

By : Lisa Whelchel

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The age of the book is almost gone.

By : George Steiner

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