Surfing is such an amazing concept. You're taking on Nature with a little stick and saying, 'I'm gonna ride you!' And a lot of times Nature says, 'No you're not!' and crashes you to the bottom.

By : Jolene Blalock 0 Likes          


I had an older brother who was very interested in literature, so I had an early exposure to literature, and and theater. My father sometimes would work in musical comedies.

By : Francis Ford Coppola

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Physics is becoming so unbelievably complex that it is taking longer and longer to train a physicist. It is taking so long, in fact, to train a physicist to the place where he understands the nature of physical problems that he is already too old to solve them.

By : Eugene Wigner

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Nixon, who spent much of his career attacking the press and saying he was a victim of the press, was in fact created by the press, in this case the L.A. Times.

By : David Halberstam

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In Modernism, reality used to validate media. In Postmodernism, the media validate reality. If you don't believe this, just think how many times you've described some real event as being 'just like a movie.'

By : Brad Holland

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Fortune is like the market, where, many times, if you can stay a little, the price will fall.

By : Francis Bacon

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The last time when I handed over information was in February or March 1949.

By : Klaus Fuchs

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Our idea of nature is increasingly being determined by scientific developments. And they have become decisive for our image of reality.

By : Thom Mayne

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As I said, I haven't spent a lot of time thinking about partner brands.

By : Jim Cantalupo

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Minor things can become moments of great revelation when encountered for the first time.

By : Margot Fonteyn

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Time is the scarcest resource and unless it is managed nothing else can be managed.

By : Peter Drucker

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Urban Renewal' was sweet because I've been - unfairly, I would say - plonked in the middle of the road because of a handful of songs. It came at a good time for me, because you do take a bit of a browbeating and, as you get older, you become better at accepting it and realizing why it happens.

By : Phil Collins

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There stands no contradiction between giving voice to legitimate anxiety and at the same time, as and when exchange of fire commences, looking to the rest of the country, as well as all of us in the House, to give full moral support to our forces.

By : Charles Kennedy

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