[Between Two Groups Of People Who Want To Make Inconsistent Kinds Of Worlds, I See No Remedy But Force.]

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"Right, whats there possibly to worry about?" she said. "Just some surgery in the garage with a drunk doctor."Little miss," said Doc, pointing a finger at Cass. "Im drinking. Im not drunk. Theres a difference." He took another sip from his cup. "But in another ten minutes or so, that might change, so you should stop stalling."

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"The bonds of matrimony are like any other bonds - they mature slowly."

Maynard Webb Quotes

"Independent contractors - a rapidly growing piece of the workforce - can often achieve the best quality of life. They can choose from where they work, whom they work for and for how long."

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"Id never seen any television before I started."

Daryl C Cornett Quotes

"Jefferson also founded the first intentionally secularized university in America. His vision for the University of Virginia was for education finally free from traditional Christian dogma. He had a disdain for the influence that institutional Christianity had on education. At the University of Virginia there was no Christian curriculum and the school had no chaplain."

Warren Olson Quotes

"The heights to which we aspire - often prove not as lofty as those that transpire."

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"We are servants rather than masters in mathematics."

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"It started embarrassing me. I began to feel like such a nasty little egomaniac." She reflected. "I dont know. It seemed like such poor taste, sort of, to want to act in the first place. I mean all the ego. And I used to hate myself so, when I was in a play, to be backstage after the play was over. All those egos running around feeling terribly charitable and warm. Kissing everybody and wearing their makeup all over the place, and then trying to be horribly natural and friendly when your friends came backstage to see you. I just hated myself." - Author: J.D. Salinger

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"And one of the hidden secrets of science, passed down from a few rare teachers to their grad students, is how to avoid flushing new ideas down the toilet the instant you hear one you dont like." - Author: Eliezer Yudkowsky

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"I have never lied about my relationship with Bill Clinton. The only proven liar, at this point, and the only admitted liar, is Bill Clinton; not Gennifer Flowers, not Kathleen Willey, not Paula Jones and not Monica Lewinsky, at this point. He is the only proven liar." - Author: Gennifer Flowers

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"[I]t is funny because economists are not real scientists, and because logicians think more clearly, but mathematicians are best." - Author: Mark Haddon

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"For most of the day and night, time oppresses me. It is only when I am at work on the innards of a clock-or a lock-that time stops.""The clock stops, you mean.""No. Time stops, or so it seems. I do not sense its passage. Then something interrupts me-I become aware that my bladder is full, my mouth dry, my stomach rumbling, the fires gone out, and the suns gone down. But there before me on the table is a finished clock-" now suddenly a snicker from the mechanism, and a deft movement of his hands. "Or an opened lock." - Author: Neal Stephenson

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"I think that Jews - because they are a distinct, gifted and successful group that differentiates itself from societies in which it lives - are vulnerable wherever the rule of law is not paramount." - Author: Louis Begley

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"Ren clasped Kishans arm in his and said with a quiver in his voice,"Yours in life, Kishan"."Yours in death, Dhiren," Kishan finished." - Author: Colleen Houck

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"Grow a garden. When theres a food shortage in the future, youll need it. And when people try to steal your food and you shoot them, youll also need a good place to hide the bodies." - Author: Jarod Kintz

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"And beyond the timeless meadows and emerald pastures, the rabbit holes and moss-covered oak and rowan trees and the "slippy sloppy" houses of frogs, the woodland-scented wind rushed between the leaves and blew around the gray veil that dipped below the fells, swirling up in a mist, blurring the edges of the distant forest. (View from Windermere in the Lake District)" - Author: Susan Branch