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Acting is all about big hair and funny props... All the great actors knew it. Olivier knew it, Brando knew it.

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Life imitates art far more than art imitates Life.

Life imitates art far more than art imitates Life.
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poetry is the tombstone of experience,nothing i write is my own.~from "the

poetry is the tombstone of experience,nothing i write is my own.~from "the damned
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Now you see what kind of creatures we are, Hugh. Eating things alive. That'

Now you see what kind of creatures we are, Hugh. Eating things alive. That's what we do. How can you have much respect for mankind, or any belief in the social struggle?
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I don’t know about you but I do know I am a great woman and a gift unto my

I don’t know about you but I do know I am a great woman and a gift unto my generation. I am a blessing to the world and I have a voice to be heard. I will make a great positive impact in the world and I would be a great force to be reckoned with. That is
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Technology isn’t what makes us “post-human” or “transhuman,” as some writer

Technology isn’t what makes us “post-human” or “transhuman,” as some writers and scholars have recently suggested. It’s what makes us human. Technology is in our nature. Through our tools we give our dreams form. We bring them into the world. The practica
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On the day Princess Diana died, a group of students had gathered before a l

On the day Princess Diana died, a group of students had gathered before a lecture, talking about what they had heard on the radio that morning, repeating “paparazzi” over and over, all sounding knowing and cocksure, until, in a lull, Okoli Okafor quietly
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Legalize the right to choose wrong.Legalize individual liberty.

Legalize the right to choose wrong.Legalize individual liberty.
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The conservatives are fools: They whine about the decay of traditional valu

The conservatives are fools: They whine about the decay of traditional values, yet they enthusiastically support technological progress and economic growth. Apparently it never occurs to them that you can't make rapid, drastic changes in the technology an
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These times are too progressive. Everything has changed too fast. Railroads

These times are too progressive. Everything has changed too fast. Railroads and telegraphs and kerosene and coal stoves -- they're good to have but the trouble is, folks get to depend on 'em.
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I have to admit I wasn't to keen on this idea when you first told me you we

I have to admit I wasn't to keen on this idea when you first told me you were going out at midnight to see him, but I guess maybe I was wrong... Have you guys? God, Karen. I rolled my eyes. Oh well, let's not hope that's not the killer in the relationship
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he death of a purposeful person is not the death of purpose

he death of a purposeful person is not the death of purpose
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These occasions always took him by surprise. He was shocked anew each time

These occasions always took him by surprise. He was shocked anew each time the crisply surveyed, neatly kept world he so cherished rose up to confront him with all its essential sloppiness, irrationality, and bad business sense.
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