What is a child, monsieur, but the image of two beings, the fruit of two sentiments spontaneously blended?

By : Honore de Balzac 0 Likes          


You don't go around grieving all the time, but the grief is still there and always will be.

By : Nigella Lawson

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My mother learned that she was carrying me at about the same time the Second World War was declared

By : Angela Carter

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On my passage thither, I discovered nothing remarkable in the features of the country.

By : William Henry Ashley

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The reflection of the flame in the glass seems to be touching the hand. And you feel the helpless fear of these dismembered parts. This sort of thing can hardly be visualized at the script stage.

By : Terence Fisher

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In our time, the curse is monetary illiteracy, just as inability to read plain print was the curse of earlier centuries.

By : Ezra Pound

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Politics, where fat, bald, disagreeable men, unable to be candidates themselves, teach a president how to act on a public stage.

By : Jimmy Breslin

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From Kelsey, I have learned among many other things the value of turning on a dime and how you can have an extremely funny and extremely poignant moment with absolutely no separation in between... and sometimes in the same moment.

By : David Hyde Pierce

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Rome - the city of visible history, where the past of a whole hemisphere seems moving in funeral procession with strange ancestral images and trophies gathered from afar.

By : George Eliot

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I met Mos Def around that time but I didn't hook up with him until I was about 17 or 18.

By : Talib Kweli

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If you could equate the amount of time and effort put in mentally and physically into succeeding on the baseball field and measured it by the dirt on your uniform, mine would have been black.

By : Mike Schmidt

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We have made drugs an Olympic event. It receives most of the coverage at the Games and even the suspicion of guilt can ruin a reputation for life.

By : Bill Toomey

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Hollywood is sexist and age-ist, and that covers all the bases, I guess.

By : Kyra Sedgwick

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