Anticipating that most poetry will be worse than carrying heavy luggage through O'Hare Airport, the public, to its loss, reads very little of it.

By : Russell Baker 0 Likes          


I came at age in the '60s, and initially my hopes and dreams were invested in politics and the movements of the time - the anti-war movement, the civil rights movement. I worked on Bobby Kennedy's campaign for president as a teenager in California and the night he was killed.

By : David Talbot

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He who is of calm and happy nature will hardly feel the pressure of age, but to him who is of an opposite disposition youth and age are equally a burden.

By : Plato

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Disease and ill health are caused largely by damage at the molecular and cellular level, yet today's surgical tools are too large to deal with that kind of problem.

By : Ralph Merkle

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If our language, our programs, our creations are not strongly present in the new media, the young generation of our country will be economically and culturally marginalized.

By : Jacques Chirac

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Remember, God provides the best camouflage several hours out of every 24.

By : David M. Shoup

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Forty years later, people still swear they can hear his offstage scream.

By : Robert Brustein

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I am opposed to any individual taxes until we eliminate all of the unconstitutional agencies, and I suspect we wouldn't need a tax after that.

By : Michael Badnarik

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We chose thirteen because that is the age that Elvis left to go to Memphis.

By : Henry Dodge

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I knew that if the feat was accomplished it must be at a most fearful sacrifice of as brave and gallant soldiers as ever engaged in battle.

By : John B. Hood

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As soon as I step on that stage, nothing matters. I don't think of it as work. It's just so much fun.

By : Miley Cyrus

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I enjoy listening to classical music and heavy metal. I play basketball and try to go diving at least once a year. I don't really have hobbies in the traditional sense... I engage in too many activities already through the actions of my characters.

By : Alan Dean Foster

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The medium is not the message - the message is the message.

By : Penn Jillette

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