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Eduardo Galeano Quotes

"The ball laughs, radiant, in the air. He brings her down, puts her to sleep, showers her with compliments, dances with her, and seeing such things never before seen his admirers pity their unborn grandchildren who will never see them."

Gene Fowler Quotes

"Writing is easy: All you do is sit staring at a blank sheet of paper until drops of blood form on your forehead."

Ian McShane Quotes

"I come from the liberal side of thinking: Better one guilty man should walk free than one innocent man found guilty."

Laura Benet Quotes

"If the sum of living be loves fee,Tremble. You are my one eternity."

Richard Holmes Quotes

"He (the British soldier) is generally beloved by two sorts of Companion, in whores and lice, for both these Vermin are great admirers of a Scarlet Coat."

Doug Jensen Quotes

"I Didnt Ask to Be a Senior Citizen (I Was Drafted)"

Benjamin Whichcote Quotes

"Among politicians the esteem of religion is profitable; the principles of it are troublesome."

B Kristin McMichael Quotes

"What does one do when a night human dies?" Arianna asked, still unsure of the world she was living in."Celebrate their lives and remember every moment you spent together."

Alfred Alcorn Quotes

"The moral high ground to which I aspired had turned into a slippery slope."

Courtney Anderson Quotes

"There were two worlds, two lives, for each person: this one--brief, narrow, finite; and the hereafter-- eternal, limitless, infinite. Fame, to mean anything, should go with one into the next world, where one could enjoy it perpetually."

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Quotes About Preencher

"Não sinto apenas a dor física, mas tudo o que perdi, que é profundo, catastrófico e que deixará uma cratera em mim que nada poderá preencher. Mas também sinto tudo o que tenho na minha vida, que inclui tudo o que perdi, assim como o grande desconhecido daquilo que a vida ainda poderá trazer-me." - Author: Gayle Forman

Quotes About Giving Priority

"First, it is a commitment to particularism, to giving priority to the specificity of particulars, not to abstractions and generalities that divert our attention away from concrete realities. Idealizations tend to be partial and distorting, obscuring the heterogeneity and complexity of actual experiences and concrete practices, which is why they do not provide an adequate standpoint for the diagnosis of social problems and injustices." - Author: José Medina

Quotes About Insist

"Marx understood well that the press was not merely a machine but a structure for discourse, which both rules out and insists upon certain kinds of content and, inevitably, a certain kind of audience." - Author: Neil Postman

Quotes About Faithless Love

"Ive got my own moral compass to steer byA guiding star beats a spirit in the skyAnd all the preaching voices -Empty vessels ring so loudAs they move among the crowdFools and thieves are well disguisedIn the temple and market placeLike a stone in the riverAgainst the floods of springI will quietly resistLike the willows in the windOr the cliffs along the oceanI will quietly resistI dont have faith in faithI dont believe in beliefYou can call me faithlessI still cling to hopeAnd I believe in loveAnd thats faith enough for meIve got my own spirit level for balanceTo tell if my choice is leaning up or downAnd all the shouting voicesTry to throw me off my courseSome by sermon, some by forceFools and thieves are dangerousIn the temple and market placeLike a forest bows to winterBeneath the deep white silenceI will quietly resistLike a flower in the desertThat only blooms at nightI will quietly resist" - Author: Rush

Quotes About Misuse Of Technology

"Misuse of reason might yet return the world to pre-technological night; plenty of religious zealots hunger for just such a result, and are happy to use the latest technology to effect it." - Author: A.C. Grayling

Quotes About Two Sides Of Me

"She knew exactly what he meant. Despite their differences, because of their differences, they were a perfect mismatched set. Two sides of the same tarnished penny. An out-of-step Fred and Ginger. Vaughn was just as fucked up as she was - he was just so much better at hiding it." - Author: Sarra Manning

Quotes About Cohesive

"There are lots of great ideas in my book, but as a cohesive unit, my book is only held together with glue at the spine.
 Or it would be, if it werent an ebook." - Author: Jarod Kintz

Quotes About Honus Wagner

"And my singing, I dont think I could sing Wagner or opera, but I could probably carry a tune. I was in a musical once, but it was never performed." - Author: Wallace Shawn

Quotes About Uncovering The Truth

"If I have any advice to give to the Syrian president it is to cooperate for the sake of the investigation or for the sake of uncovering the truth." - Author: Walid Jumblatt

Quotes About Firefighting

"extreme zombie fighting" kit. Tactical boots and tacticals. Firefighting bunker gear. Nomex head cover tucked under the collar of the bunker gear. Full face respirator. Helmet with integrated visor. Body armor with integral MOLLE. Knee, elbow and shin guards. Nitrile gloves. Tactical gloves. Rubber gloves. Assault pack with hydration unit. Saiga shotgun on friction strap rig. A .45 USP in tactical fast-draw holster. Two .45 USP in chest holsters. Fourteen Saiga ten-round 12-gauge magazines plus one in the weapon. Nine pistol magazines in holster plus three in weapons. Kukri in waist sheath. Machete in over-shoulder sheath, right. Halligan tool in over-shoulder sheath, left. Tactical knife in chest sheath. Tactical knife in waist sheath. Bowie knife in thigh sheath. Calf tactical knife times two. A few clasp knives dangling in various places. There was the head of a teddy bear peeking out of her assault pack." - Author: John Ringo