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In 2005, I got an email from Belarus Free Theatre. They were emailing playwrights in America and England announcing their existence and saying they would like support from us. I wrote back and asked if they wanted us to visit. They said, 'Yes, we'd love that.'
You know there are no secrets in America. It's quite different in England, where people think of a secret as a shared relation between two people.
W. H. Auden
They'll always be an England, even if it's in Hollywood.
I think that England made a very big, historical mistake to allow itself to become the kind of terrorist capital of the world.
Radio in England is nonexistent. It's very bad English use of a media system, typically English use.
The New England Journal of Medicine reports that 9 out of 10 doctors agree that 1 out of 10 doctors is an idiot.
In my day England, Scotland, Wales had 80 drama schools. There are none left. So there's no training, no discipline.
The biggest crime in England is to rise above your station. It's fine to be a pop star. 'Oh, it's great, lots of fun, aren't they sweet, these pop stars! But to think you have anything to say about how the world should work? What arrogance!'
Most American writers don't get asked their opinion on current affairs, whereas in Europe and England, we still do. There are writers here who are the most sophisticated commentators, but they're not asked. Like Don DeLillo, who sort of forecast most of the modern world before it happened.
If I were dead, then nobody in England would have to fuss about the cost of my security and whether or not I merited such special treatment for so long.
I went to an international school in Holland, and I didn't have any memories of growing up in the United States or England or any of these places which other novelists are able to write about in relation to their childhoods.
In England, I was a Cockney actor. In America, I was an actor.
I love England - it's no secret.
Like sex in Victorian England, the reality of Big Business today is our big dirty secret.
If I could do shoes for anyone, it would be a special project for the Queen of England. She and the Pope are the ultimate clients.
At age 11, I went to a Jewish school. I speak Yiddish. I'm Church of England Protestant. My father was Catholic, and my mother was Protestant. My wife is a Muslim.
If I could do shoes for anyone, it would be a special project for the Queen of England.
I learned to change my accent; in England, your accent identifies you very strongly with a class, and I did not want to be held back.
There's a lot of people who don't understand the circle crops in England. Pure enigma.
I might have lived in England for the last several years, but I'm still an American citizen and I have not given up my right to privacy.
It is probable that England will look favorably upon the independence of the Philippines, for it will open their ports to her and afford greater freedom to her commerce.
I love England, especially the food. There's nothing I like more than a lovely bowl of pasta.
England in the '60s and the '70s was everything that history has said; it was phenomenally exciting, musically.
I miss England. I miss the weather. I've spent moss of the last 25 years on tour. I'm ready to come home.
Horses pretty much broke as a record in England.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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