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Anger can be a useful emotion; it's built into our genetic code to help with self preservation. But it can also be destructive, even when it is justified.

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Yeah, computers are going to take over the programming business because the

Yeah, computers are going to take over the programming business because they have become so fast recently that they can solve the Halting Problem in five seconds flat.
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There is every reason to think that in the coming years Mars and its myster

There is every reason to think that in the coming years Mars and its mysteries will become increasingly familiar to the inhabitants of the Planet Earth.
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My developing sense was that the foundation of a story is an emotional foun

My developing sense was that the foundation of a story is an emotional foundation. If a story does not work emotionally, it does not work at all.
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I think my knowledge of music theory is rooted in jazz theory, and a lot of

I think my knowledge of music theory is rooted in jazz theory, and a lot of the writers of standards – Rodgers and Hart, and Gershwin.
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M dad was a boxer, so he had this fierce, physical presence.

M dad was a boxer, so he had this fierce, physical presence.
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An idea is like a spark in the dark – it makes everything brighter.

An idea is like a spark in the dark – it makes everything brighter.
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The narrator welcomes new students to his school by offering to tell them w

The narrator welcomes new students to his school by offering to tell them who the easy teachers are, or who the good ones are.
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Terrorism': the word that means nothing, yet justifies everything.

Terrorism': the word that means nothing, yet justifies everything.
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I'm sitting in my home office wearing a bathrobe. The same way I'm not goin

I'm sitting in my home office wearing a bathrobe. The same way I'm not going to start wearing ties, I'm also not going to buy into the fake politeness, the lying, the office politics and backstabbing, the passive aggressiveness, and the buzzwords.
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Florida: God's waiting room.

Florida: God's waiting room.
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To understand what makes you future strong, and what being strong means, is

To understand what makes you future strong, and what being strong means, is to understand how and why you make choices.
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The strangest of our powersIs the courage to liveKnowing that we will die,K

The strangest of our powersIs the courage to liveKnowing that we will die,Knowing nothing more
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