The epic poet collaborates with the spirit of his time in the composition of his work. That is, if he is successful

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Why is propaganda so much more successful when it stirs up hatred than when it tries to stir up friendly feeling?

By : Bertrand Russell

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On a daily basis there are some huge ones that are, sure, from time to time, but it is helping the reader sort through all this sort of gray stuff out there.

By : Jim Lehrer

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Well, look at all of these summer blockbusters. You can't help but laugh a little, because you've already seen a lot of these movies 482 times.

By : Sean Penn

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Tony Visconti and I had been wanting to work together again for a few years now. Both of us had fairly large commitments and for a long time we couldn't see a space in which we could get anything together.

By : David Bowie

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I intend to keep writing Christmas songs. There's still a lot more about Christmas that can be captured and feel like old-time Christmas. A lot of the traditions haven't been explained in song.

By : Clint Black

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The only thing that's a little tricky about it is sometimes people assume that if it's a new song, it's a reflection of what you're feeling or going through now.

By : Richard Marx

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That the Op-Ed page is very important in readers' and the nation's perception of the Times, the perception of its editorial positions, and of its implicit editorial positions as expressed by the publisher's choice of people who are given the freedom to write opinion columns.

By : Daniel Okrent

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The poor have sometimes objected to being governed badly

By : Gilbert K. Chesterton

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At different times I taught humanities, social sciences and pre-vocational education.

By : Estelle Morris

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You know looking back on it now I used the fight and after the fight as motivation, to make sure I was going to be the best middleweight in the world for a long time.

By : Marvin Hagler

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Although it is generally known, I think it's about time to announce that I was born at a very early age.

By : Douglas Horton

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I'm still very aware of the violence in our culture, more so than other people. I know where it comes from when someone is trying to suppress someone else, sometimes they fight back.

By : Jack Bowman

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