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History is littered with wars which everybody knew would never happen.
We habitually engage in meddling with nature. Until this century most of this meddling was good. Witness the preservation of the European countryside. But since then we've smoked it up and littered it and dumped too much in too many waters. I don't think it's our privilege to behave this way.
Most mainstream male fiction is littered with heroines, and female characters are basically so great, you want to fall in love with them.
In my lifetime, I've discovered a great many incredibly talented individuals. Some have achieved stardom. Simultaneously, I've seen many dreams shattered, egos destroyed and lives changed forever. The end destination may well be fame and fortune, but the road to stardom is littered with broken hearts.
History is just littered with problems that were solved that were supposed to be impossible.
Going back to the moon is not visionary in restoring space leadership for America. Like its Apollo predecessor, it will prove to be a dead end littered with broken spacecraft, broken dreams and broken policies.
American education has been littered with failed fads and foolish ideas for the past century.
I haven't always hated McDonald's. When my kids were little and I lived in the U.S., they were as susceptible as anyone to Happy Meals and tatty toys that subsequently littered our sitting room.
Well, the music industry is littered with actors who belatedly came to singing.
The seemingly omnipresent storm clouds hanging over the Constitution often make it hard to find a silver lining. Every day, the front page of The Drudge Report is littered with stories of government assaults on our civil liberties - from local government officials all the way up to the Oval Office.
You are not going to get peace with millions of armed men. The chariot of peace cannot advance over a road littered with cannon.
You have to go understand that life and baseball is littered with all kinds of obstacles and problems along the way. You have to learn how to overcome them to be successful in life.
My life is littered with bad decisions.
The history of American politics is littered with bodies of people who took so pure a position that they had no clout at all.
Benjamin C. Bradlee
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