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A friend of mine wrote a script, a feminist romantic comedy. She had a feminist scholar consult on it. My friend said, 'Oh, my friend Gillian read it and really loved it.' She goes, 'Gillian Jacobs, you mean: Britta Perry, feminist icon?'

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Regimes planted by bayonets do not take root... Our military strength is a

Regimes planted by bayonets do not take root... Our military strength is a prerequisite to peace, but let it be clear we maintain this strength in the hope it will never be used, for the ultimate determinant in the struggle that's now going on in the worl
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Economy does not lie in sparing money, but in spending it wisely.

Economy does not lie in sparing money, but in spending it wisely.
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Success is manufactured in the Mind, while Happiness is cultivated in the S

Success is manufactured in the Mind, while Happiness is cultivated in the Soul
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your soul is sunken in that cowardice that bears down many men, turning the

your soul is sunken in that cowardice that bears down many men, turning their course and resolution by imagined perils, as his own shadow turns the frightened horse.
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Let me start by saying I wish no country had the need for an army. But in I

Let me start by saying I wish no country had the need for an army. But in Israel, serving is part of being an Israeli. You've got to give back to the state. You give two or three years, and it's not about you. You give your freedom away. You learn discipl
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I worked for MI6 in the Sixties, during the great witch-hunts, when the sha

I worked for MI6 in the Sixties, during the great witch-hunts, when the shared paranoia of the Cold War gripped the services.
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A romp in the hay lingers like the first line of a song but your true love

A romp in the hay lingers like the first line of a song but your true love is the one you make a life with and write more than a line about you write a whole book.
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We are nothing without compassion for others and for all other beings!

We are nothing without compassion for others and for all other beings!
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Life is just a dream, to some it's a sweet dream, to others, a nightmare. B

Life is just a dream, to some it's a sweet dream, to others, a nightmare. But whatever it is, it's always short and dissipates quickly.
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Reality depends a great deal upon one believing what he sees—or seeing what

Reality depends a great deal upon one believing what he sees—or seeing what he believes. Either way.
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Christmas teaches us to be loving, kind, giving, forgiving, and appreciatin

Christmas teaches us to be loving, kind, giving, forgiving, and appreciating.
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It would seem no matter how progressive we get there are always those few w

It would seem no matter how progressive we get there are always those few who are backwards in their ways.
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