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A year after winning the Oscar, almost to the day, I was directing a dog food commercial.

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Write or perish in the banality of mediocrity!

Write or perish in the banality of mediocrity!
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I love the smell of a real Christmas tree - also, my mum's Christmas puddin

I love the smell of a real Christmas tree - also, my mum's Christmas pudding with brandy sauce.
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The love for literature is the key to knowledge.

The love for literature is the key to knowledge.
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The East is unfamiliar with those confessions, memoirs, and autobiographies

The East is unfamiliar with those confessions, memoirs, and autobiographies so beloved in the West. There is a clear difference in tonality. One's gaze never lingers on the suffering humanity of Christ, but penetrates behind the kenotic veil. To the West'
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If philosophy is practice, a demand to know the manner in which its history

If philosophy is practice, a demand to know the manner in which its history is to be studied is entailed: a theoretical attitude toward it becomes real only in the living appropriation of its contents from the texts.
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one does not remember one’s own pain. It is the suffering of others that un

one does not remember one’s own pain. It is the suffering of others that undoes us
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As far as the Jews were concerned, the transformation of the "crime" of Jud

As far as the Jews were concerned, the transformation of the "crime" of Judaism into the fashionable "vice" of Jewishness was dangerous in the extreme. Jews had been able to escape from Judaism into conversion; from Jewishness there was no escape. A crime
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I still find it quite easy to find my way into a child's imagination. We're

I still find it quite easy to find my way into a child's imagination. We're all Peter Pan ourselves in some respects. Everybody should keep some grip on childhood, even as a grownup.
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Your birth filled your parents with joy, your universe with love, and your

Your birth filled your parents with joy, your universe with love, and your soul with the flowers of hope. May those flowers of hope bloom with the fragrance of endless success.
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Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have

Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations.
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What you focus on expands. So focus on what you want, not what you do not w

What you focus on expands. So focus on what you want, not what you do not want.
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Penny rolled over, got to her feet, trying to get control of her scattered

Penny rolled over, got to her feet, trying to get control of her scattered mind, but Quinn was behind her now and had his powerful arm around her neck.“I will snap your neck, Penny. I swear to God, I will snap your neck. Nothing you can do will stop me.”P
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