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1. "Toplumun onayladigi eylemlerin disina çikamiyorsun, sadece iyilik yapabilen küçük bir makinesin. Ayrica su marjinal kosullanmalar meselesinin… içyüzünü açikça görüyorum. Müzik ve cinsellik, edebiyat ve sanat, artik bunlar haz degil aci veriyordur herhalde.(syf. 136 – 137)"
Author: Anthony Burgess
2. "I love round tables. They suit me so much better than a square."Magnus, pg. 137"
Author: Cassandra Clare
3. "I didn't have a cell phone because I never needed to play video games or surf the Net, or exchange nude photos with a congressman. - Odd Thomas - Odd Apocalypse by Dean Koontz pg 137 chapter 19"
Author: Dean Koontz
4. "137 years later, Memorial Day remains one of America's most cherished patriotic observances. The spirit of this day has not changed - it remains a day to honor those who died defending our freedom and democracy."
Author: Doc Hastings
5. "I have 137 pairs of shoes and 200 pairs of jeans."
Author: Frances Bean Cobain
6. "Today we read of Don Quixote with a bitter taste in the mouth, it isalmost an ordeal, which would make us seem very strange and incomprehensibleto the author and his contemporaries, – they read it with a clearconscience as the funniest of books, it made them nearly laugh themselvesto death).To see suffering does you good, to make suffer, better still – thatOn the Genealogy of Morality4248 See below, Supplementary material, pp. 153–4.49 See below, Supplementary material, pp. 137–9, pp. 140–1, pp. 143–4.50 Don Quixote, Book II, chs 31– a hard proposition, but an ancient, powerful, human-all-too-humanproposition to which, by the way, even the apes might subscribe: as peoplesay, in thinking up bizarre cruelties they anticipate and, as it were, act outa ‘demonstration' of what man will do. No cruelty, no feast: that is whatthe oldest and longest period in human history teaches us – and punishment,too, has such very strong festive aspects! –"
Author: Friedrich Nietzsche
7. "... Evren, eski küçük oyunlarin sahnelenemeyecegi kadar büyük. Sahnenin evrensel büyüklügüne olaylarin, islerin ve eylemlerin evrensel genisligi uymali. Yoksa yaniliyor muyum? Yildizlar çaginda da sevi olacak, kiskançlik, alçaklik ,büyüklük, cimrilik... Evet, akan bir suda her nokta kendine göre devinir. Kendi istegine göre gittigini sanir. Ama bütün noktalar ayni yere dogru akip giderler. Insanlar da böyle. Gündelik islere yapisip kalabilirler, ya da kendilerini tutkulara birakabilirler. Ama yine de bu, onlarin hep birlikte yildizlara gitmelerini önlemez. Sanat yildizlara dogru bu gidiste onlarin önünde olmalidir. Ama sonsuz göge meydan okuyan bir insan betimlemek ne zor! Yildizlara giden insanin iyiligini yigitligini, gücünü güçsüzlügünü hangi yontuda taslastiracagim? Bilginin sakin gücünü, coskunun atakligini ve duygusalligi, isikli melankolisini hep birden tasa nasil geçirmeli ? Sanat, sen bazen ne kadar güçsüzsün!Evrenin Türküsü - G. Altov - V. Juravleva sf. 137"
Author: Genrich Altshuller
8. "In my first meeting with Vladimir Putin in the spring of 2001, he complained that Russia was burdened by Soviet-era debt. At that point, oil ws selling for $26 per barrel. By the time I saw Putin at the APEC summit in Sydney in September 2007 oil had reached $71--on its way to $137 in the summer of 2008. He leaned back in his chair and asked how were Russia's mortgage-backed securities doing."
Author: George W. Bush
9. "What is courage?" I ask. "Bearing witness. That is a form of courage." (137)"
Author: Jessica Stern
10. "But blaming Islam is a simple answer, easier and less controversial than re-examining the core political issues and grievances that resonate in much of the Muslim world: the failures of many Muslim governments and societies, some aspects of U.S. foreign policy representing intervention and dominance, Western support for authoritarian regimes, the invasion and occupation of Iraq, or support for Israel's military battles with Hamas in Gaza and Hezbollah in Lebanon. (p. 136-137)"
Author: John L. Esposito
11. "You don't know won't hurt you. A dubious maxim: sometimes what you don't know can hurt you very much. (The Blind Assassin, 137)."
Author: Margaret Atwood
12. "On feeling guilty about lack of 'productivity':"In a time of infirmity, the illness IS one's work. Taking care of all the disciplines that our health problems require IS the other part of the small daily fidelity to which we are called, beside the faithfulness of being attentive to God. We can be well simply by our diligence in being who we are at the moment."--Marva Dawn, Being Well When We're Ill pg 137"
Author: Marva J. Dawn
13. "Your laughter is like cool water to me," I said. I felt my heart sob at these strange words, and it would not have been hard to summon tears: Strange. " "You are so serious all of a sudden," she told me. "I am not any one thing," I said. (137)"
Author: Patrick DeWitt
14. "..."Emeninemletters," Caucasian girls from the wrong side of the tracks with big mouths and big attitudes, who weren't taking shit from anyone(except the men in their lives). They had thinly plucked eyebrows, corn-rowed hair, hip-hop vocabularies, and baby daddies, and they thought Paris Hilton was the ne plus ultra of feminine beauty." -Piper Kerman, page 137"
Author: Piper Kerman
15. "A Spiritual Discipline is an intentionally directed action which places us in a position to receive from God the power to do what we cannot accomplish on our own....The deep waters of God's life are already flowing. We simply learn the strokes that will enable us more and more to be at home in them....The human body is our power-pack of mind-body-spirit -- we discipline it in order to practice cooperation with God. (Life with God, p. 135-137)"
Author: Richard Foster
16. "Remember I told you I've taken a vow of chastity. You understand what that means, right?Yeah," he said. "You're very generous. I think that's cool."I didn't quite get his answer, but I didn't want to prolong the conversation. [...]That's when it dawned on me what Greg had meant. [...] Um, that's charity, Greg, not chastity.He is so not the right guy for me.(137-138)"
Author: Robin Brande
17. "Today alpha equals 1/137.0359 or so. Regardless, its value makes the periodic table possible. It allows atoms to exist and also allows them to react with sufficient vigor to form compounds, since electrons neither roam too freely from their nuclei nor cling too closely. This just-right balance has led many scientists to conclude that the universe couldn't have hit upon its fine structure constant by accident."
Author: Sam Kean
18. "We have to keep asserting that people committ crimes not because they come from so-called deprived backgrounds, but because they're wicked. The statistics showing that only .00137% of all crimes of senseless violence are carried out by stockbrokers from Sunningdale prove only that folk are stockbrokers because they have a sense of right and wrong - not vice versa."
Author: William Donaldson

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