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I love England from head to toe. I love the weather, the people. I was there in the summer and it was nice. The people are so groovy.
I like the 'Cirque du Freak' books - 'Tunnel of Blood' by Darren Shan. They're set in England. It's about vampires.
An important impression was my father's one Sabbatical year, spent in England and Europe in 1937.
Philip Warren Anderson
I've really loved steampunk for a long time, ever since 'Wild Wild West,' and it's always been a genre and an era that's fascinated me. But so often it's set in England, and that doesn't really resonate with me, or maybe it just seems a little overdone.
M. K. Hobson
When I was Governor of Massachusetts, we worked to get Sable Island gas into New England.
There's a certain lack of gimmickry to what I do that makes people in England go: 'Where's the thing?'
The people of England are the most enthusiastic in the world.
Before the Civil War, the Southern states were selling a lot of cotton to England and didn't seem to mind British occupation. By and large, the Revolutionary War wasn't at all great for business.
England has always been disinclined to accept human nature.
E. M. Forster
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
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.'
Radio in England is nonexistent. It's very bad English use of a media system, typically English use.
It's frightening how easy it is to commit murder in America. Just a drink too much. I can see myself doing it. In England, one feels all the social restraints holding one back. But here, anything can happen.
W. H. Auden
They'll always be an England, even if it's in Hollywood.
In England, I was a Cockney actor. In America, I was an actor.
I think that England made a very big, historical mistake to allow itself to become the kind of terrorist capital of the world.
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!'
My experiences in film and theatre in the States have been much more rigorous-in England there's an environment of, Let's try this.
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.
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.
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.
I miss England. I miss the weather. I've spent moss of the last 25 years on tour. I'm ready to come home.
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.
In my day England, Scotland, Wales had 80 drama schools. There are none left. So there's no training, no discipline.
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.
William Arthur Ward
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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John C. Maxwell
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