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"Wife credit is like a piece of fish. As soon as you get it, it starts to go bad."

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"Unexamined wallpaper is classroom practices and institutional policies that are so entrenched in school culture or a teachers paradigm that their ability to affect student learning is never probed."

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"colonial American and Australian schoolchildren once memorized poems about British skylarks while the blue jays or cockatoos (according to continent) squawked outside, utterly ignored. The dominant culture has a way of becoming more real than the stuff at hand." - Author: Barbara Kingsolver

Quotes About Evolutionary Biology

"In sciences pecking order, evolutionary biology lurks somewhere near the bottom, far closer to phrenology than to physics. For evolutionary biology is a historical science, laden with historys inevitable imponderables. We evolutionary biologists cannot generate a Cretaceous Park to observe exactly what killed the dinosaurs; and, unlike "harder" scientists, we usually cannot resolve issues with a simple experiment, such as adding tube A to tube B and noting the color of the mixture." - Author: Jerry A. Coyne

Quotes About Delusions Of Grandeur

"Neurotics, proceed with delusions of grandeur. Napoleon Bonaparte, take the lead. Jesus Christ, bring up the rear. Simulate severe depression. Non-communicative with repressed hostility." - Author: Samuel R. Delany

Quotes About Katharine

"In the book the relationship with Katharine and Almasy is sort of only in the patients mind." - Author: Michael Ondaatje

Quotes About Socialist Economy

"In a socialistic economy, the small businessman has to be a thief to prosper." - Author: Aravind Adiga

Quotes About Interesting Life

"Why does it have to be politics? Is there a dynamism to that world and a theoretical capacity to do things that draws many talented people? Absolutely. Are there other ways to be involved and lead an interesting life? Of course." - Author: Eliot Spitzer

Quotes About Not Wallowing In Self Pity

"You can kill the spell of identification just as easily as youcan create it—if you lose the readers sympathy for the character.You can lose reader sympathy by having your character commitacts of cruelty to another character with whom the readers identifymore strongly or for whom they have strong sympathy. Youcan lose reader sympathy by having the character make dumbchoices—acting at less than maximum capacity. The idiot inthe horror story who responds to creepy noises by going intothe attic armed only with a candle is an example. You can losereader sympathy when a character seems too ordinary, is stereotyped,or doesnt struggle hard enough. The reader wants tocheer a fighter, not witness a milquetoast wallowing in, say, selfpity." - Author: James N. Frey

Quotes About United Religion

"At family gatherings in the United States, two off-limit subjects are almost always put together in the same phrase: no religion or politics. While in Colombia, the former was embraced ("What do you mean you arent Catholic?") but the latter was taboo. While it may be the only reason that Colombia (or Columbia) makes the international news outside of prostitution or scandals, Colombias political problems, drug trade, and civil conflicts are forbidden subjects for most Colombians." - Author: Bryanna Plog

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"Oh, good grief," said Vimes. "Look, its quite simple, man. I was expected to go "At last, alcohol!", and chugalug the lot without thinking. Then some respectable pillars of the community" - he removed the cigar from his mouth and spat - "were going to find me, in your presence, too - which was a nice touch - with the evidence of my crime neatly hidden but not so well hidden that they couldnt find it." He shook his head sadly. "The trouble is, you know, that once the tastes got you it never lets go.""But youve been very good, sir," said Carrot. "Ive not seen you touch a drop for -""Oh, that," said Vimes. "I was talking about policing, not alcohol. Theres lots of people will help you with the alcohol business, but theres no one out there arranging little meetings where you can stand up and say, "My name is Sam and Im a really suspicious bastard." - Author: Terry Pratchett

Quotes About Bible Commandments

"Once, I had to drive Oliver to soccer, was ten minutes late, and learned that there had apparently been a misprint in the Bible on the Ten Commandments thing: Thou shalt not murder, thou shalt not commit adultery, thou shalt not be late to soccer. My father was so pissed, I practically had to get the lightning bolt surgically removed from my back." - Author: Deb Caletti