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There's so much of, it could have been a very critical examination of what happened, and really the emotional lives of the people involved sort of carry the characters forward. (May 26 2022) Jeremy Northam

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You cannot tell an audience a lie. They know it before you do; before it's out of your mouth, they know it's a lie. (May 25 2022) Elaine Stritch

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Poetry comes from the highest happiness or the deepest sorrow. (May 24 2022) A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

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I don't know why I don't watch a lot of movies; I can barely keep up with the things my friends are in. There isn't enough time in life. (May 23 2022) Meryl Streep

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Truth is much stranger than fiction and, often, much more powerful. (May 22 2022) Mira Nair

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I always feel so pretentious talking about comedy and deconstructing it. It always feels somehow self-centred to talk about any sort of process. (May 21 2022) Steve Carell

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Circumstances are the rulers of the weak; they are but the instruments of the wise. (May 20 2022) Samuel Lover

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Who are ever taxed? Individuals only. Who have property that can be taxed? Individuals only. Who can give their consent to be taxed? Individuals only. Who are ever taxed without their consent? Individuals only. Who, then, are robbed, if taxed without their consent? Individuals only. (May 19 2022) Lysander Spooner

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There are a lot of wonderful books out there that aren't marketed properly, and readers who might love them never even know they exist. (May 18 2022) Julie Kenner

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As for Vietnam, what matters is that Kennedy successfully resisted pressure to send anything more than military advisers, a stance that was a likely prelude to complete withdrawal from the conflict. There is solid evidence of his eagerness to end America's military role in that country's civil war. (May 17 2022) Robert Dallek

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Hamas, we know, embeds missiles, embeds command-and-control units in civilian areas. (May 16 2022) Hillary Clinton

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Sometimes it's a character you want to play or a story you want to tell. Sometimes it's just to pay the bills. (May 15 2022) Daryl Hannah

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A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions. (May 14 2022) Confucius

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The man who has no money is poor, but one who has nothing but money is poorer. He only is rich who can enjoy without owning; he is poor who though he has millions is covetous. (May 13 2022) Orison Swett Marden

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I have had many opportunities to visit universities all over the world in the past 50 years. (May 12 2022) John Pople

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Tell people that biology and the environment cause obesity and they are offered the one thing we have to avoid: an excuse. As it is, people who see more fat people around them may themselves be more likely to gain weight. (May 11 2022) Andrew Lansley

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We want to believe racism is an artifact of the past, and if you have a political massacre, that contradicts that. (May 10 2022) Ta-Nehisi Coates

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People are hurting, and they feel very disengaged and disenfranchised. (May 09 2022) Ann Callis

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I wrote my first novel, 'Deadline,' in 1994 as an experiment. (May 08 2022) Randy Alcorn

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Now Dave Eggers, if you lived in San Francisco, is not an easy person to be done with. Everyone - and by everyone, I mean every white person with a college education and an interest in books - wants a piece of him. It's not just his amazingly powerful prose; it's also his charitable works. (May 07 2022) James Bernard Frost

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Urban areas tend to attract members of the 'knowledge class' - people who work with ideas, data, information. (May 06 2022) Nancy Pearcey

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To the stern student of affairs, Beirut is a phenomenon, beguiling perhaps, but quite, quite impossible. (May 05 2022) Jan Morris

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We can't allow any war for imperialism or greed to be fought in our names. This is what we need to keep fighting for. (May 04 2022) Cindy Sheehan

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The apostle enters upon his subject thus - Let every soul be subject unto the higher powers; for there is no power but of God: the powers that be, are ordained of God. (May 03 2022) Jonathan Mayhew

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I didn't know anything about music when I started a band. I barely knew how to play a guitar. I didn't know how to produce records. I learned how to play bass guitar and keyboards in Rilo Kiley. I picked up a lot from my collaborators. (May 02 2022) Jenny Lewis

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The wild Indian power of escaping observation, even where there is little or no cover to hide in, was probably slowly acquired in hard hunting and fighting lessons while trying to approach game, take enemies by surprise, or get safely away when compelled to retreat. (May 01 2022) John Muir

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No 22-year-old should have to enter the real world already in a virtual debtors' prison. (Apr 30 2022) Michael Moore

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The oppressed peoples can liberate themselves only through struggle. This is a simple and clear truth confirmed by history. (Apr 29 2022) Kim Il-sung

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The American War of Independence is the expulsion of the intrusive elements, alien to the American essence. If American reality is the reinvention of itself, whatever is found in any way irreducible or unassimilable is not American. (Apr 28 2022) Octavio Paz

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My first gig was at Radio City Music Hall when I was 13. (Apr 27 2022) Questlove

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