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At one time, you could sit on the Rue de la Paix in Paris or at the Habima Theater in Tel Aviv or in Medina and you could see a person come in, black, white, it didn't matter. You said, 'That's an American' because there's a readiness to smile and to talk to people.

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Dreams are often most profound when they seem the most crazy.

Dreams are often most profound when they seem the most crazy.
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Howard Zinn was magical as a teacher. Witty, irreverent, and wise, he loved

Howard Zinn was magical as a teacher. Witty, irreverent, and wise, he loved what he was teaching and clearly wanted his students to love it, also.
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I never realised how powerful desire could be. It consumes every part of yo

I never realised how powerful desire could be. It consumes every part of you, enhancing your senses by a million.
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If they are wrong they need your prayers all the more; and if they are your

If they are wrong they need your prayers all the more; and if they are your enemies, then you are under orders to pray for them. That is one of the rules common to the whole house.
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His supporters will push him to disaster unless his opponents show where th

His supporters will push him to disaster unless his opponents show where the dangers are.
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We are certainly not to relinquish the evidence of experiments for the sake

We are certainly not to relinquish the evidence of experiments for the sake of dreams and vain fictions of our own devising; nor are we to recede from the analogy of Nature, which is wont to be simple and always consonant to itself.
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Will," she said softly, sleepily. "Last night--" You were kind to me, she w

Will," she said softly, sleepily. "Last night--" You were kind to me, she was going to say. Thank you. The glare from his blue eyes stabbed through her. "There was no last night," he said through his teeth. At that, she sat up straight, almost awake. "Oh,
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Too much redesign has to do more with fad and fashion than with fitness and

Too much redesign has to do more with fad and fashion than with fitness and function. It is change for the sake of change. Such redesign is not only unnecessary, it is all too often also retrogressive, leading to things that work less effectively than tho
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Society tells my students that people like them should aspire to prison the

Society tells my students that people like them should aspire to prison the same way I understood I would go to college. They only listen to media that reinforces what they’ve been told all their lives: that they are worthless and that they will die or be
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Of all men's miseries the bitterest is this: to know so much and to have co

Of all men's miseries the bitterest is this: to know so much and to have control over nothing.
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I think at this stage in my life I have learned that there are any number o

I think at this stage in my life I have learned that there are any number of things that men will never know, and can never hope to know, about women.
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A calm lion is still more dangerous than a raging dog.

A calm lion is still more dangerous than a raging dog.
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