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Quote Left The Eskimos had 52 names for snow because it was important to them; there ought to be as many for love. Quote Right
by Margaret Atwood | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Were I called on to define, very briefly, the term Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the Senses perceive in Nature through the veil of the soul. The mere imitation, however accurate, of what is in Nature, entitles no man to the sacred name of Artist. Quote Right
by Edgar Allan Poe | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left It seems to me curious, not to say obscene and thoroughly terrifying, that it could occur to an association of human beings drawn together through need and chance and for profit into a company, an organ of journalism, to pry intimately into the lives of an undefended and appallingly damaged group of human beings, an ignorant and helpless rural family, for the purpose of parading the nakedness, disadvantage and humiliation of these lives before another group of human beings, in the name of science, of Quote Right
by James Agee | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Do not say, 'It is morning,' and dismiss it with a name of yesterday. See it for the first time as a newborn child that has no name. Quote Right
by Rabindranath Tagore | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left There’s a land where the mountains are nameless, And the rivers all run God knows where; There are lives that are erring and aimless, And deaths that just hang by a hair; There are hardships that nobody reckons; There are valleys unpeopled and still; There’s a land — oh, it beckons and beckons, And I want to go back — and I will. Quote Right
by Robert William Service | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left As with most fine things, chocolate has its season. There is a simple memory aid that you can use to determine whether it is the correct time to order chocolate dishes any month whose name contains the letter A, E, or U is the proper time for chocolate. Quote Right
by Sandra Cisneros | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left You just want to be playing your best basketball of the season right now. We still have to take care of business at McFarland and go from there. As tough as the Badger South is, I hope that will help us come tournament time. Quote Right
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Quote Left Creativity is merely a plus name for regular activity . . . any activity becomes creative when the doer cares about dong it right, or better. Quote Right
by John Updike | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left I get the Reese's candy bar, If you read it, there's an apostrophe. The candy bar is his. I didn't know that. Next time your eating a Reese's and some guy named Reese comes up to you and says let me have that. You better give it to him. I'm sorry Reece, I didn't think I would ever run into you. Quote Right
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Quote Left I think of those who were truly great. The names of those who in their lives fought for life, Who wore at their hearts the fire's center. Quote Right
by Stephen Spender | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left The clubs voted overwhelmingly in favor of the World Baseball Classic. It also has the full support of our partners, the Major League Baseball Players Association and the International Baseball Federation. The Clubs, the MLBPA and the IBAF all realize that the goal of the tournament -- to grow the game and to increase interest in the sport worldwide -- is in the long-term best interests of the game. Quote Right
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Quote Left How simple a thing it seems to me that to know ourselves as we are, we must know our mothers' names. Quote Right
by Alice Walker | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left I always tell people that I became a writer not because I went to school but because my mother took me to the library. I wanted to become a writer so I could see my name in the card catalog. Quote Right
by Sandra Cisneros | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left He said true things, but called them by wrong names. Quote Right
by Elizabeth Barrett Browning | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left But unto the place which the LORD your God shall choose out of all your tribes to put his name there, even unto his habitation shall ye seek, and thither thou shalt come: / And thither ye shall bring your burnt offerings, and your sacrifices, and your tithes, and heave offerings of your hand, and your vows, and your freewill offerings, and the firstlings of your herds and of your flocks: / And there ye shall eat before the LORD your God, and ye shall rejoice in all that ye put your hand unto, ye and your households, wherein the LORD thy God hath blessed thee. Quote Right
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Quote Left We haven't heard, but we would hope that if he had intended to pull out of the Australian Open, he would have made the announcement for both tournaments at the same time. We're hopeful that he'll recover in time. Quote Right
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Quote Left Haven't you learned anything from that guy that gives those sermons in church? Captain What's-his-name. We live in a society of laws, why do you think I took you to see all those Police Academy movies? For fun? Well I didn't hear anybody laughing! Did you Quote Right
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Quote Left Dame Poverty gave me my name, And Pain godfathered me. Quote Right
by Countee Cullen | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left To course that span of consciousness thou'st named The Open Road—thy vision is reclaimed!... Quote Right
by Hart Crane | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left He lives who dies to win a lasting name. Quote Right
by William Henry Drummond | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left We say that slavery has vanished from European civilization, but this is not true. Slavery still exists, but now it applies only to women and its name is prostitution. Quote Right
by Victor Hugo | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left All, or the greatest part of men that have aspired to riches or power, have attained thereunto either by force or fraud, and what they have by craft or cruelty gained, to cover the foulness of their fact, they call purchase, as a name more honest. Howsoever, he that for want of will or wit useth not those means, must rest in servitude and poverty. Quote Right
by Sir Walter Raleigh | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Vain ambition of kings Who seek by trophies and dead things To leave a living name behind, And weave but nets to catch the wind. Quote Right
by John Webster | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Genius is a bend in the creek where bright water has gathered, and which mirrors the trees, the sky and the banks. It just does that because it is there and the scenery is there. Talent is a fine mirror with a silver frame, with the name of the owner engraved on the back. Quote Right
by Edgar Lee Masters | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left In bombers named for girls, we burned The cities we had learned about in school—... Quote Right
by Randall Jarrell | ...go to quote |
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