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We live in an era with no historical precedents. History is no longer useful as a tool in helping us understand current changes.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
When will the day come that our dignity will be fully restored, when the purpose of our lives will no longer be merely to survive until the sun rises tomorrow!
Sir Walter, with his 61 years of life, although he never wrote a novel until he was over 40, had, fortunately for the world, a longer working career than most of his brethren.
Arthur Conan Doyle
The idea of the state is, or should be, a very limited, prescribed idea. The state looks after the defense of the realm, and other matters - raising revenue to pay for things which are for all of us, and so on. That idea has turned turtle now. The state isn't any longer perceived as an institution which exists to serve us.
Oh, how sweet it is to pity the fate of an enemy who can no longer threaten us!
No longer shall I paint interiors with men reading and women knitting. I will paint living people who breathe and feel and suffer and love.
I realized the other day that I've lived in New York longer than I've lived anywhere else. It's amazing: I am a New Yorker. It's strange; I never thought I would be.
Once I've written something it does tend to run away from me. I don't seem to have any part of it - it's no longer my piece of writing.
The absolute transformation of everything that we ever thought about music will take place within 10 years, and nothing is going to be able to stop it. I see absolutely no point in pretending that it's not going to happen. I'm fully confident that copyright, for instance, will no longer exist in 10 years.
One can no longer live with people: it is too hideous and nauseating. Owners and owned, they are like the two sides of a ghastly disease.
David Herbert Lawrence
Florida isn't so much a place where one goes to reinvent oneself, as it is a place where one goes if one no longer wished to be found.
Increased government spending can provide a temporary stimulus to demand and output but in the longer run higher levels of government spending crowd out private investment or require higher taxes that weaken growth by reducing incentives to save, invest, innovate, and work.
Misery no longer loves company. Nowadays it insists on it.
Thinking no longer means anymore than checking at each moment whether one can indeed think.
When the wedding march sounds the resolute approach, the clock no longer ticks, it tolls the hour. The figures in the aisle are no longer individuals, they symbolize the human race.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
I no longer buy papers or tabloids or magazines or read blogs. I used to. But it was just filling up my day with hatred.
They told me my services were no longer desired because they wanted to put in a youth program as an advance way of keeping the club going. I'll never make the mistake of being seventy again.
A fact of modern life is that it takes women longer to get ready than men.
Sci-fi films are the epic films of the day because we can no longer put 10,000 extras in the scene - but we can draw thousands of aliens with computers.
I've never not appeared in front of a live audience for any longer period than a month or two.
The longer one is alone, the easier it is to hear the song of the earth.
Robert Anton Wilson
I think that the longer I look good, the better gay men feel.
A hero is one who knows how to hang on one minute longer.
I dream that someday the step between my mind and my finger will no longer be needed. And that simply by blinking my eyes, I shall make pictures. Then, I think, I shall really have become a photographer.
It seems sensible to me that we should look to the medical profession, that over the centuries has helped us to live longer and healthier lives, to help us die peacefully among our loved ones in our own home without a long stay in God's waiting room.
The longer you work here, diverse it gets.
That no government, so called, can reasonably be trusted, or reasonably be supposed to have honest purposes in view, any longer than it depends wholly upon voluntary support.
To think, when one is no longer young, when one is not yet old, that one is no longer young, that one is not yet old, that is perhaps something.
People get very thoughtful when they are in cars. I no longer care for cars. I don't collect them.
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