The biographies and autobiographies are on the whole more impressive than the fiction of the last two decades, but the freakish best sellers among them are least likely to withstand the test of time.

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Girls blush, sometimes, because they are alive, half wishing they were dead to save the shame. The sudden blush devours them, neck and brow

By : Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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My wife doesn't care what I do when I'm away, as long as I don't have a good time.

By : Lee Trevino

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Awards are wonderful. I've been nominated many times and I've won many awards. But my journey is not towards that. If it happens it will be a blast. If it doesn't, it's still been a blast.

By : Tom Cruise

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Our team has a lot of talent. I hope that soon we will break out with four or five goals and avoid overtime.

By : Peter Bondra

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Through years of secret work, scientific and basic ground work was laid, in order to be ready again to work the German Armed Forces at the appointed hour, without loss of time or experience.

By : Gustav Krupp

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You see it in the many bouncing clothes that are not just pleats. To make them, two or three people twist them - twist, twist, twist the pleats, sometimes three or four persons twist together and put it all in the machine to cook it.

By : Issey Miyake

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I tried so hard with movies like Vertigo and Middle of the Night and others. I felt those would show me that it's only a matter of time before I'd find the right one to reach out and touch people.

By : Kim Novak

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The only time my prayers are never answered is on the golf course.

By : Billy Graham

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Well what I will tell you is for this movie, I got into probably the best shape of my life.

By : Tea Leoni

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Some authors have a very hard time understanding that in order to be faithful to the spirit of the book, it's almost always impossible to remain faithful to the text. You have to make changes.

By : Richard Russo

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Any time you do physical stuff, violence, it is controlled. It's a little bit like you block the move.

By : Ron Livingston

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Which goes to show you, you can make all the laws you want, but you cannot change people's ways. If you must change them, you have to understand that it will take a long time.

By : Miriam Makeba

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