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Coalescing around all-night dance parties in Sacramento, California, USA,!!! was spawned in 1996 from the remnants of three bands, California

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Actor: What is my motivation? Director George Abbott: Your job. Abbott, a legend in his time—he ... More
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Time wounds all heels.

This play on the proverbial “Time heals all wounds” was attributed by Goodman Ace to his

Dean Acheson

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The rarest gift that God bestows on man is the capacity for decision.

speech, Freedom House, New York City, April

Acts of the Legislature of Illinois

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The official language of the State of Illinois shall be known henceforth as the American language, and not as the

Abigail Adams

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A little of what you call frippery is very necessary towards looking like the rest of the world.

letter to

Ansel Adams

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Art is the affirmation of life.

Adams attributed this saying to his great predecessor Alfred Stieglitz

in Playboy, May

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Law is merely the expression of the will of the strongest for the time being, and therefore, laws have no

Charles Francis Adams

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In this country … men seem to live for action as long as they can and sink into apathy when

Clover Adams

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It's not that he “bites off more than he can chaw,”…but he chaws more than he bites off.

Occasionally true

Franklin Pierce Adams

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These are the saddest of possible words,“Tinker-to-Evers-to-Chance.” The Chicago Cubs trio of shortstop Joe Tinker, second baseman Johnny ... More
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From the old-world point of view, the American had no mind; he had an economic thinking-machine which could work only

John Adams

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The Revolution was effected before the war commenced. The Revolution was in the hearts and minds of the people. …

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America does not go abroad in search of monsters to destroy. Wherever the standard of freedom and independence has been

Samuel Adams

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The country shall be independent, and we will be satisfied with nothing short of it.

For Adams's reaction upon hearing

Jane Addams

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Private beneficence is totally inadequate to deal with the vast numbers of the city's disinherited.

Addams founded Hull House in

Joseph Addison

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Do thou, great liberty, inspire our souls,And make our lives in thy possession happyOr our deaths glorious in

George Ade

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The cocktail is a pleasant drink;It's mild and harmless—I don't think.When you've had one, you call for two,

Polly Adler

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A house is not a home.

Ms. Adler ran one of New York City's fanciest brothels during the 1920s and

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You can't be boring. Life is boring. The weather is boring. Actors must not be boring.

New York Times,

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If you've seen one slum you've seen them all.

Vice President Agnew's attack style of political comment was new in

Conrad Aiken

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Music I heard with you was more than music,And bread I broke with you was more than bread.Now

George D. Aiken

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Declare the United States the winner and begin de-escalation.

Wise advice from Vermont's canny senior senator

speech, U.S. Senate, Oct.

Madeline K. Albright

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History is a strange teacher. It never repeats itself exactly, but you ignore its general lessons at your peril.

The

A. Bronson Alcott

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Civilization degrades the many to exalt the few.

Table Talk, 1877

Many can argue, not many converse.

Concord Days

Louisa May Alcott

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Some books are so familiar that reading them is like being home again.

Little Women, 1868

Christmas won't be

Thomas Bailey Aldrich

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Civilization is the lamb's skin in which barbarism masquerades.

“Leaves from a Notebook,” Ponkapog Papers, 1903

Donna Alexander

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For a number of years I've wondered if people like us are the forgotten. We're not the poor, and we're

Shana Alexander

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The sad truth is that excellence makes people nervous.

Neglected Kids—The Bright Ones, 1966, in The Feminist Eye [1970]

Nelson Algren

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A humorless soldierly people whose arts are courage, honor, and bloodletting.

Who Lost an American?, 1963

Never eat at

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I'm the greatest.

Mr. Ali said in his 1975 autobiography, aptly entitled The Greatest, that prior to a bout

Saul Alinsky

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History is a relay of revolutions.

Rules for Radicals,1971

There is no such thing as a single problem …

Lewis Allan

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Southern trees bear strange fruit,Blood on the leaves and blood at the root.Black bodies swingingIn the southern

Elizabeth Akers Allen

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Backward, turn backward, O Time, in your flight,Make me a child again just for tonight!

Along with Casey at

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In the name of the Great Jehovah and the Continental Congress.

Allen's reply, so he said several years later, to

Fred Allen

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I have just returned from Boston. It is the only sane thing to do if you find yourself up there.

Hervey Allen

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The only time you really live fully is from thirty to sixty … The young are slaves to dreams; the

William Allen

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Fifty-four forty or fight.

Sen. William Allen (“Earthquake Allen”) of Ohio, a supporter of James K. Polk for president, is

Woody Allen

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It's not that I'm afraid to die. I just don't want to be there when it happens.

In The Early

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The people's government has come to be less and less the people's business.

The Reporter's Trade, 1958

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History is replete with examples of empires mounting impressive military campaigns on the cusp of their impending economic collapse.

Sound

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I happen to feel that the degree of a person's intelligence is directly reflected by the number of conflicting attitudes

Helen Alvaré

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In the world of public opinion, the person with the bullhorn is king.

Ms. Alvaré spoke as director of communications

Luis Alvarez

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There is no democracy in physics. We can't say that some second-rate guy has as much right to an opinion

Fisher Ames

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The sober second thought of the people shall be law.

He was speaking in support of biennial elections

speech, Massachusetts

Cleveland Amory

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You can't make the duchess of Windsor into Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm. The facts of life are very stubborn things.

Maxwell Anderson

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Oh, it's a long, long whileFrom May to December,But the days grow short,When you reach September.

September

Philip W. Anderson

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More Is Different.

With great increases in complexity, new laws emerge

article title, Science, 177, 1972

Robert Anderson

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You can make a killing in the theater, but not a living.

Anderson, author of Tea and Sympathy, told

John André

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It will be but a moment's pang. I pray you bear witness that I met my fate like a brave

Jerry Andrus

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Each person paints their picture of reality with a brush dipped in the pigments of the past.

Andrus, a magician,

Maya Angelou

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The needs of society determine its ethics.

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1969

History, despite its wrenching

Anonymous

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Secure the shadow ere the substance fade.

The reference is to the widespread custom of taking daguerreotype portraits of dead

Susan B. Anthony

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Join the union, girls, and together say, “Equal pay for equal work.”

in The Revolution newspaper, March 18, 1869

Marriage,

Minna Antrim

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To be loved is to be fortunate, but to be hated is to achieve distinction.

Naked Truth and Veiled Allusions

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The people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do.

TV ad,

Thomas Gold Appleton

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Good Americans when they die go to Paris.

Appleton, a Bostonian, is credited with this bon mot in Oliver Wendell

Diane Arbus

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I really believe there are things nobody would see if I didn't photograph them.

in Diane Arbus, edited by

Hannah Arendt

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The fearsome… banality of evil.

The book was based on professor Arendt's articles in the The New Yorker on

Michael J. Arlen

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The Living-Room War.

Pictures of what was happening on the six o'clock TV news did more than reporters’ descriptions in

Louis Armstrong

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There are some people that if they don't know, you can't tell 'em.

c. 1956, Deirdre Mullane , ed., Words

Neil Armstrong

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That's one small step for [a] man, one giant leap for mankind.

disembarking from the Apollo 11 Eagle lunar lander,

Matthew Arnold

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This [Chicago] is a great uninteresting place of 600,000 inhabitants.

But about two years later, Robert Browning noted in a

Timothy Shay Arthur

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A slave to the demon rum.

This phrase, which may have originated with Arthur, was commonly used in the 19th-century

Herbert Asbury

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A city of sin and gayety unique on the North American continent.

The French Quarter: An Informal History of the

John Ashbery

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Like all good thingsLife tend to go too long.

Broken Tulips in Where Shall I Wander, 2005

Arthur Ashe

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True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic. It is not the urge to surpass all others at whatever cost, but

Margaret Ashmun

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We are the whirlwinds that winnow the West—We scatter the wicked like straw!We are the Nemeses, never at

Isaac Asimov

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Science fiction writers foresee the inevitable, and although problems and catastrophes may be inevitable, solutions are not.

Asimov was an

Les Aspin

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If you give Congress a chance to vote on both sides of an issue, it will always do it.

Rep.

Fred Astaire

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I just put my feet in the air and move them around.

attributed in the quotation game Daring “Passages,” cited

Nancy Astor

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A fool without fear is sometimes wiser than an angel with fear.

My Two Countries, 1920

I married beneath

Brooks Atkinson

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Can you draw sweet water from a foul well?

Atkinson could have consulted a senior colleague, George Jean Nathan, who

Charles Atlas

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The Oxford Dictionary of American Quotations (2 ed.)

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Live clean, think clean, and don't go to burlesque shows.

Atlas was the most famous bodybuilder in the world from

W. H. Auden

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God bless the USA, so largeSo friendly, and so rich. On the Circuit, 1941 Americans—like omelettes:there ... More
John James Audubon

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The thousands of warblers and thrushes, the richly blossoming magnolias, the holly, beech, tall yellow poplar, red clay earth, and

Paul Auster

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What man is strong enough to reject the possibility of hope?

The Locked Room, 1986

Our lives carry us

Stephen F. Austin

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No person will be admitted as a settler, who does not produce satisfactory evidence of having supported the character of

Kenny Ausubel

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We didn't invent nature. Nature invented us. Nature bats last, the saying goes, but, even more importantly, it's her playing

Gene Autry

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The Oxford Dictionary of American Quotations (2 ed.)

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The hero must not take unfair advantage of anyone, including the bad guys. He must not hit anyone smaller than

004

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Richard Avedon

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A portrait is not a likeness. The moment an emotion or fact is transformed into a photograph, it is an

Robert Baden‐Powell

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The Oxford Dictionary of American Quotations (2 ed.)

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Be prepared.

The founder of the Scouts, Sir Robert Baden-Powell, explained, “The scouts’ motto is founded on my initials, it

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