The number one problem in academia today is not ignorant students but ignorant professors, who have substituted narrow
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I think that women definitely have a special bond as friends that is hard to describe to men, and we don't often see that portrayed narratively.
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It is interesting to note that life never leaves us stranded. If life hands us a problem, it hands us also the abilities with which to meet the problem.
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It would not be difficult to be a better ruler than I was: for I admit that I ruled badly; and even if I was fortunate enough to satisfy my subjects, I was not fortunate enough to satisfy myself.
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In reality, throughout your career, you have to make yourself interesting enough for people to be waiting to see your films. In my case, people are longing to see what I come out with next. That's my success.
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I'm not saying that anybody should like me. Give me a chance before you form that opinion.
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Well, it's been an interesting career. Since I last appeared on 'Top Of The Pops,' I've been doing about 150 live shows every year. The live shows have always been well received and they consistently worked, it's just the records that haven't been very good.
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An architect is not an artist but an optimistic realist.
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Everyone should play their role in tearing down the wall of hatred.
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I love doing logos. I've been a graphic artist all my life.
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I've always wanted to do a segment on a talk show. Jay Leno has been such a good friend, and if he would allow me, I'd have to get it all together, but I'd like to go on 'The Tonight Show' and do a set with no props. Or come out with a trunk and never touch it. Or come out with a clear trunk with nothing in it.
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Mindfulness is an ancient meditation mode in which we let go of our fears, our attachments to control and being right, our expectations and entitlements, and our judgments of others. Instead of these popular strategies, we learn to simply stay present opening in the moment - with nothing in the way - so we can experience life as it occurs.
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Sex is just another real good drug ... and it can make a junkie out of you.
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And if life be, as it surely is, a problem to me, I am no less a problem to life.
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We were designed to know, serve, and love God supremely - and when we are faithful to that design, we flourish.
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My dad never graduated high school. He was a printing salesman. We lived in a two-bedroom, one-bath house in St. Louis Park, Minnesota. We weren't rich - but we felt secure.
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When I was 7 years old, my father asked me a simple question. He said, 'do you want to see someone fly?' What 7 year old boy is gonna say no to that?
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Inequality is bad for everyone, not just the middle class and the poor
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