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1. "I can sympathize with people's pains, but not with their pleasures. There is something curiously boring about somebody else's happiness"
Author: Aldous Huxley
2. "When you see someone you love with somebody else, your heart kind of falls to the ground."
Author: Ashlee Simpson
3. "Wonderboy flashed in the sun. It caught the sphere it was biggest. A noise like a twenty-one gun salute cracked the sky. There was a straining, ripping sound and a few drops of rain spattered to the ground somebody then shouted it was raining cats and dogs. By the time of Roy got in from second he was wading in water ankle deep."
Author: Bernard Malamud
4. "You can always tell about somebody by the way they put their hands on an animal."
Author: Betty White
5. "If somebody can inspire me, it feels really special."
Author: Bill Sienkiewicz
6. "All I can tell you is that you cannot make choices in your own career, either career choices or choices when you're actually working as an actor, based on trying to downplay or live up to a comparison with somebody else. You just can't do that. You have to do your own work based on your own gut, your own instincts, and your own life."
Author: Brandon Lee
7. "When somebody blazes a path to a highway that never end, you should appreciate 'em some."
Author: Brownie McGhee
8. "They program you to have no emotion – like if somebody sitting next to you gets killed you just have to carry on doing your job and shut up,‘ Steve Annabell, a British veteran of the Falkan War … ‘When you leave the service, when you come back from a situation like that, there's no button they can press to switch your emotions back on. So you walk around like a zombie. They don't deprogram you. If you become a problem they just sweep you under the carpet."
Author: Chris Hedges
9. "It wouldn't do me much good to back somebody that won in Iowa if they can't carry on the campaign elsewhere."
Author: Chuck Grassley
10. "I'm a very outgoing person. I'm always happy, I'm one of those people who are always smiling. If somebody described me to somebody else, they'd say the kid with the curly hair with the big smile on his face. I get along with everybody."
Author: Corbin Bleu
11. "I was talking to my spiritual advisor. I got a letter from somebody who said that they were about to kill themselves, but they listened to a song of mine and it saved their lives."
Author: David Friedman
12. "Six months ago, her old doctor at the Henry J. Hamilton Rehabilitation Centee had put her back on all her medications after somebody disguised in a paper bag had tried to strangle her in front of the Tobacco Friendly. Though she described the sack perfectly, even drew a picture of it down at the station, the cops never found a single suspect."
Author: Donald Ray Pollock
13. "You know, I think some people fear that if they like the wrong kind of book, it will reflect poorly on them. It can go with genre, too. Somebody will say, "I won't read science fiction, or I won't read young adult novels"—all of those genres can become prisons. I always find it funny when the serious literary world will make a little crack in its wall and allow in one pet genre writer and crown them and say, "Well Elmore Leonard is actually a real writer." Or "Stephen King is actually a really good writer." Generally speaking, you know you're being patronized when somebody uses the word "actually"
Author: Elizabeth Gilbert
14. "Compassion is sometimes the fatal capacity for feeling what it is like to live inside somebody else's skin. It is the knowledge that there can never really be any peace and joy for me until there is peace and joy finally for you too."
Author: Frederick Buechner
15. "Is it important to have a crew behind me? No, it's important to have me behind them. That's how I look at it. You can't just roll with a situation like you're depending on somebody to help you. You're supposed to help the situation, whatever the situation is that you're in."
Author: French Montana
16. "I don't know, it's stupid being 20," she said. "I'm just not ready. It feels weird. Like somebody's pushing me from behind."
Author: Haruki Murakami
17. "I thought you needed to be tougher. But I've been thinking that protecting somebody by hurting them before someone else gets the chance isn't the kind of protecting that anybody wants."
Author: Holly Black
18. "I know he's dead! Don't you think I know that? I can still like him, though, can't I? Just because somebody's dead, you don't just stop liking them, for God's sake--especially if they were about a thousand times nicer than the people you know that're alive and all."
Author: J.D. Salinger
19. "I'm just sick of ego, ego, ego. My own and everybody else's. I'm sick of everybody that wants to get somewhere, do something distinguished and all, be somebody interesting. It's disgusting."
Author: J.D. Salinger
20. "BETTER PRETEND TO BE A NOBODY AND BE SOMEBODY THAN TO PRETEND TO BE SOMEBODY AND ARE A NOBODY, BECAUSE MY LORD WAS A SOMEBODY, BUT LIVED LIKE A NOBODY AS A RESULT EXALTED AS THE GREATEST EVER LIVED."
Author: James C. Uwandu
21. "Mr. Landowsky was eighty-two and somehow his chest had shrunk over the years, and now he was forced to hike his pants up under his armpits. "Oi," he said. "This heat! I can't breathe. Somebody should do something."I assumed he was talking about God. "That weatherman on the morning news. He should be shot. How can I go out in weather like this? And then when it gets so hot they keep the supermarkets too cold. Hot, cold. Hot, cold. It gives me the runs." I was glad I owned a gun, because when I got as old as Mr. Landowsky I was going to eat a bullet. The first time I got the runs in the supermarket, that was it. BANG! It would all be over."
Author: Janet Evanovich
22. "It's like, you can't trust anybody, and if somebody you know doesn't fuck you over it's just because the price of selling you down the river was never high enough."
Author: Jay McInerney
23. "It's one thing to think you're worthless, and quite another for somebody else to tell you that you are."
Author: Jennifer Echols
24. "My idea of beauty is somebody that doesn't have to try too much, someone who is effortless and fresh."
Author: Jessica Ennis
25. "I don't have nothing to regret at all in the past, except that I might've unintentionally hurt somebody else or something."
Author: Jimi Hendrix
26. "They want more production and they want it cheaper. But no matter what happens, the creative idea will be perpetuated by somebody who comes up with a vision. I don't care if there are three ceos - it takes one guy with an idea."
Author: Joe Grant
27. "I figured somebody wrote a story who had a typewriter and I thought that movies were made by the cowboys and that they just said, 'Okay, you fall off the horse this time.'"
Author: John Sayles
28. "I can talk to anybody but when it comes to somebody that I like, then I turn into like this five-year-old kindergartener in a sandbox."
Author: Jonathan Bennett
29. "It's probably a bit of a power trip when you befriend somebody enough that they trust you to tell you things."
Author: Josh Brolin
30. "I had been a journalist in Europe and then went to divinity school in the early 1990s, and came out as somebody who had the perspective of a journalist and was now also theologically educated."
Author: Krista Tippett
31. "And for the first time in a long time, I'm playing along somebody that has that same energy and fire and plays pretty much the same way I do. So, that was just nice to say."
Author: Latrell Sprewell
32. "It'll be no use their putting their heads down and saying, 'Come up again, dear!' I shall only look up and say, 'Who am I, then? Tell me that first, and then, if I like being that person, I'll come up -- if not, I'll stay down here till I'm somebody else' -- but, oh, dear!"
Author: Lewis Carroll
33. "Take your pick. Be Somebody ... else."
Author: Lissa Price
34. "I trip over my legs all the time. I'll wave to somebody, look up, and end up eating pavement."
Author: Maggie Grace
35. "I hope to live long and be happy. But I'd like to be remembered as somebody who did good rather than mischief."
Author: Mary Archer
36. "Somebody wanted me to autograph her breast and I kindly refused. She was in college. I thought maybe I shouldn't do that."
Author: Matt Czuchry
37. "I think I've kind of been mistaken for somebody who's trying to be a spokesperson for animal rights, and the fact is I'm not qualified to be a spokesperson. I am passionate about it, but I'm not trying to make other people do what I do."
Author: Neko Case
38. "The average alcoholic spends his or her life drinking or in the pub. Take that alcohol away and you leave behind an abyss. You have no idea how long a day is until you've been an alcoholic and somebody takes your drink away."
Author: Nick Charles
39. "A comedian is sort of like a wild animal. It really just depends on where you catch them. Sometimes they want to cuddle up, and sometimes they'll snap at you. But for me, more often than not, if I'm talking to somebody who makes their living in comedy, it'll be a very thoughtful conversation driven from an emotionally honest place."
Author: Nick Kroll
40. "Jesus. Was it possible to rape somebody's hand?"
Author: Rainbow Rowell
41. "All this security and prospects are different for different people. Somebody is happy playing music and with a less pay, somebody is secure in the corporate world with a high pay with headache. We have individual tastes, tastes are not universal."
Author: Ravindra Shukla
42. "Adventure is allowing the unexpected to happen to you. Exploration is experiencing what you have not experienced before. How can there be any adventure, any exploration, if you let somebody else - above all, a travel bureau - arrange everything before-hand?"
Author: Richard Aldington
43. "He looks like he could be taken in a fight. Not by me, but by somebody. Not anyone in Humanities, probably."
Author: Richard Russo
44. "If you have to drag somebody to register, they're not highly motivated."
Author: Roger Stone
45. "Let's take this figure of the feminist killjoy seriously. Does the feminist kill other people's joy by pointing out moments of sexism? Or does she expose the bad feelings that get hidden, displaced, or negated under public signs of joy? Does bad feeling enter the room when somebody expresses anger about things, or could anger be the moment when the bad feelings that circulate through objects get brought to the surface in a certain way?"
Author: Sara Ahmed
46. "It's as if God gave you something-all those stories- and said, "Here you are. Try not to lose it." But children lose everything unless somebody is there to help them, and if your parents are too stupid to do it, maybe i ought to."
Author: Stephen King
47. "Who remembers everything about somebody?"
Author: Susane Colasanti
48. "His dad said even the cavemen had geniuses among them. Somebody had thought up the wheel."
Author: Suzanne Collins
49. "Brotherhood means laying down your life for somebody, really willing to sacrifice yourself for somebody else."
Author: Tim Hetherington
50. "Wasting talent is a sin. I'm not big on sin, but I know a sin when I see one staring me in the face. I'm not big on sin, but I know a sin when I see one staring me in the face. It's just not courteous to not use or wear something that somebody's given you as a well-meaning gift. It goes against Southern ways, not that God is Southern by any stretch of the imagination, but I do think He expects us to be an example for the rest of the country, as far as manners go."
Author: Vicki Covington

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