These people live again in print as intensely as when their images were captured on old dry plates of sixty years ago... I am walking in their alleys, standing in their rooms and sheds and workshops, looking in and out of their windows. Any they in turn seem to be aware of me.

By : Ansel Adams 0 Likes          


People with courage and character always seem sinister to the rest.

By : Hermann Hesse

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You will find as you grow older that courage is the rarest of all qualities to be found in public life.

By : Benjamin Disraeli

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Marriage is about the most expensive way for the average man to get laundry done.

By : Burt Reynolds

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I am outraged that a House member has tried through this provision to breach the traditional confidentiality of individual Americans' tax returns. There is no reason for this measure, and this last-minute act violates all principles of judgment and common sense.

By : John Warner

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When a French book becomes an international hit it is because of the author and not because of the language. The same goes for movies.

By : Jean-Jacques Annaud

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That is where the irony of the film comes off, in terms of the language it employs - where he tries desperately to be a 'TV Dad,' to give advice and it's so pat it becomes ridiculous.

By : Atom Egoyan

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I hope I've lived a life of science whose style will encourage younger people.

By : Joshua Lederberg

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People were always able to look at Bettie Page and see what they needed her to be and she gave them that permission to do so. So in that way she's a feminist but I don't think she was ever trying to be.

By : Gretchen Mol

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Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.

By : Albert Einstein

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Age is a very high price to pay for maturity.

By : Tom Stoppard

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I think that people need to have the courage of their convictions and not be trying to fool people into thinking that they've changed overnight.

By : Chris Bell

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I pray they will carry on in spite of that dreadful monster prejudice, and with patience, courage, fortitude and perseverance achieve success for themselves.

By : Major Taylor

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