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"And I cant tell you how many women from a certain age group - they would be in their 30s now, 20s and 30s - tell me about how I was their role model when they were young girls."

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"Mountain laurels bloom the universeEdged in pink, not quite open"

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"I never allow myself to be pressured."

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"The belief in the possibility of a short decisive war appears to be one of the most ancient and dangerous of human illusions."

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"Lots of men think that women should tell the truth, explain their feelings. These men should use their wishes more wisely. (Prepare To Die!, p.27)"

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Quotes About World Series

"Who is he anyhow, an actor?""No.""A dentist?""...No, hes a gambler." Gatsby hesitated, then added cooly: "Hes the man who fixed the World Series back in 1919.""Fixed the World Series?" I repeated.The idea staggered me. I remembered, of course, that the World Series had been fixed in 1919, but if I had thought of it at all I would have thought of it as something that merely happened, the end of an inevitable chain. It never occurred to me that one man could start to play with the faith of fifty million people--with the singlemindedness of a burglar blowing a safe."How did he happen to do that?" I asked after a minute."He just saw the opportunity.""Why isnt he in jail?""They cant get him, old sport. Hes a smart man." - Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald

Quotes About Spades Of Ace

"I stare at his forearms. I can make out a naked woman with a snake going up her vagina. Shes holding a knife, slitting her own throat. There are three playing cards on the back of his right hand: the Queen of Spades, the Jack of Hearts and the Joker. Red flames lick his elbow.Theres a watch tattooed on his left wrist with ‘Fuck Time inscribed on its face. Fuck oclock.Hes not that tall, but his body is carefully cut. The lines of his face, his cheekbones and jaw, are sharp and precise. I can see the tufts of his blond underarm hairs and under them the ladder of his ribs. Hes beautiful, in the way that a knife is beautiful." - Author: Kirsty Eagar

Quotes About Aryans

"Aryans?" I asked, thinking I must have heard the word incorrectly.Christian and Allie nodded."Aryans as in white supremacist, those sorts of Aryans?""Yes," Christian said."Neo-Nazis?" My mind was having a hard time grasping the idea of a power-hungry vampire leading an army of Hitlers Youth. "Skinheads and their ilk?""Hasi, what is it you find so unbelievable?" Adrian asked, a smile in his voice."Oh, I dont know. I guess I just expected that any army Saer raised would be… you know… the evil undead." Everyone just looked at me. "Oh, yeah, I guess youre right. Neo-Nazis are more or less the evil undead. Right. So we have Saer about to attack at any moment with a bunch of goose-stepping Nazis. Great. Anyone here do a really good Winston Churchill impression?" - Author: Katie MacAlister

Quotes About Injurious

"The pretense that the workings of the mind, like the actions of the body, are subject to the control of laws, does not seem sufficiently demolished. ... The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others." - Author: Thomas Jefferson

Quotes About Parliamentary Scrutiny

"I dont like institutions that are beyond normal parliamentary scrutiny. Its an invitation to abuse of power, no matter how noble the intentions." - Author: Stieg Larsson

Quotes About A Boy Making You Smile

"I remember weeping... at the silence, the stillness, the turning passages and cluttered walls. I supposed then that those things would be strange to me for ever, I felt their strangeness making me strange--make me a thing of points and hooks, a burr, a splinter in the gullet of the house." - Author: Sarah Waters

Quotes About International Literacy Day

"Fix that hair! Close that mind! Repeat after me! Page me the second the old man croaks it! Now, are you boys ready? A Seabrook boy is always ready. Ready to work. Ready to play. Ready to listen to his teachers, especially the greatest educator of them all, Jesus. as Jesus said to me once, Greg, whats your secret? And I said, Jesus--study your notes! Get to class! Shave that beard! You show up to your first day on the job dressed like a hippie, of course theyre going to crucify you, I dont care whose son you are . . ." - Author: Paul Murray

Quotes About Rib

"When you think of all the conflicts we have - whether those conflicts are local, whether they are regional or global - these conflicts are often over the management, the distribution of resources. If these resources are very valuable, if these resources are scarce, if these resources are degraded, there is going to be competition." - Author: Wangari Maathai

Quotes About Sina

"Colecciono palabras: son golosinas en la boca del sonido." - Author: Sally Gardner

Quotes About Vines And Branches

"Thats when I hear the scream. So full of fear and pain it ices my blood. And so familiar. I drop the spile, forget where I am or what lies ahead, only know I must reach her, protect her. I run wildly in the direction of the voice, heedless of danger, ripping through vines and branches, through anything that keeps me from reaching her.From reaching my little sister." - Author: Suzanne Collins