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Now that I exist in the mainstream majority, I'm not really so controversial any more, am I? Not really news.
The belief that the animals exist because God created them - and that he created them so we can better meet our needs - is contrary to our scientific understanding of evolution and, of course, to the fossil record, which shows the existence of non-human primates and other animals millions of years before there were any human beings at all.
As a writer, one of the things we all learned from the movies was a kind of compression that didn't exist before people were used to watching films. For instance, if you wanted to write a flashback in a novel, you once had to really contextualize it a lot, to set it up. Now, readers know exactly what you're doing. Close-ups, too.
I know that I have lived because I have felt, and, feeling giving me the knowledge of my existence, I know likewise that I shall exist no more when I shall have ceased to feel.
If we just sit and exist, and understand that, I think it will be helpful in a world that seems like a record that's going faster and faster, we're spinning off the edge of the universe.
I'm German in my mind, but from a Germany that doesn't exist any more.
There's not a platinum record hanging in my house anywhere. It doesn't exist here. I'm over it. They're all in the garage, wrapped up in bubblewrap.
Jon Bon Jovi
Man loves liberty, even if he does not know that he loves it. He is driven by it and flees from where it does not exist.
We exist to have our wealth moved up the economic chain out of our reach.
I can't prove that God doesn't exist, but I'd much rather live in a universe without one.
Lawrence M. Krauss
A way to make new music is to imagine looking back at the past from a future and imagine music that could have existed but didn't. Like East African free jazz, which as far as I know does not exist.
To me, the concept of distance is not important. Distance doesn't exist, in fact, and neither does time. Vibrations from love or music can be felt everywhere, at all times.
No rules exist, and examples are simply life-savers answering the appeals of rules making vain attempts to exist.
Films have never shown the kind of relationship that can exist between two women.
There may not be one Truth - there may be several truths - but saying that is not to say that reality doesn't exist.
I used to tell my writing students that they must write the books they wished they could come upon - because then the books they hungered and thirsted for would exist.
If traditional marriage is not the law of the land, the institution of the family will cease to exist.
But as an adult working in the fashion industry, I struggle with materialism. And I'm one of the least materialistic people that exist, because material possessions don't mean much to me. They're beautiful, I enjoy them, they can enhance your life to a certain degree, but they're ultimately not important.
I'm going to be working the next 25 or 30 years. People like me, if we want, number one, for no benefit reductions for our parents and our grandparents, number two, for the system to survive and exist for us, and, more importantly, number three, for the system to exist for us children, we are going to have to make reforms to that system.
I also believe that when one dies, one may wake up to the reality that proves that time does not exist.
A civilized nation can have no enemies, and one cannot draw a line across a map, a line that doesn't even exist in nature and say that the ugly enemy lives on the one side, and good friends live on the other.
Touring is always important to me. It's like a big IOU to my fans, because I know they are the reason I exist.
The Christian of the future will be a mystic or he will not exist at all.
Therefore, if God existed, only in one way could he serve human liberty - by ceasing to exist.
Horror movies don't exist unless you go and see them, and people always will.
John F. Kennedy
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