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What is popularly called fame is nothing but an empty name and a legacy from paganism.
Nature is a good name for an effect whose cause is God.
If Jesus was a Jew, how come he has a Mexican first name?
I pondered all these things, and how men fight and lose the battle, and the thing that they fought for comes about in spite of their defeat, and when it comes turns out not to be what they meant, and other men have to fight for what they meant under another name.
Lady Gaga is my name. If you know me, and you call me Stefani, you don't really know me at all.
We first fought... in the name of religion, then Communism, and now in the name of drugs and terrorism. Our excuses for global domination always change.
When she started to play, Steinway came down personally and rubbed his name off the piano.
In the name of Hypocrites, doctors have invented the most exquisite form of torture ever known to man: survival.
Edward Everett Hale
There is no such thing as luck. It's a fancy name for being always at our duty, and so sure to be ready when good time comes.
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
What surrounds us we endure better for giving it a name - and moving on.
Emile M. Cioran
I don't remember anybody's name. How do you think the 'dahling' thing got started?
Zsa Zsa Gabor
There's a store in my neighborhood called Futon World. I like that name, 'Futon World.' Makes me think of a magical place that gets less and less comfortable over time.
If I were to name my favorite pastime, I'd have to say talking about myself. I love it and I think most other people do too. We need, people like us, more listeners and less talkers.
Opportunity knocks, but doesn't always answer to its name.
Little evil would be done in the world if evil never could be done in the name of good.
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
Of all the subjects on this planet, I think my parents would have been hard put to name one less useful than Greek mythology to securing the keys to an executive bathroom.
J. K. Rowling
Action without a name, a who attached to it, is meaningless.
The only power deserving the name is that of masses, and of governments while they make themselves the organ of the tendencies and instincts of masses.
John Stuart Mill
It is dangerous when you start calling people from one part of the world terrorists or fanatic, and you reduce them to some abstract notion. If evil has a geographical place, and if the evil has a name, that is the beginning of fascism. Real life is not this way. You have fanatics and narrow-minded people everywhere.
When people are nasty, it gets everybody's attention, and it gives them a name.
When science, art, literature, and philosophy are simply the manifestation of personality they are on a level where glorious and dazzling achievements are possible, which can make a man's name live for thousands of years.
Koran says whoever believes in God in the last day shall be saved. It is a religion whose very name, Islam, comes from the word Shalom, which means peace. It's about establishing peace. We greet each other with peace be upon you, which the Jews do in greeting each other.
Feisal Abdul Rauf
Jim Bakker spells his name with two k's because three would be too obvious.
I'm severely overrated. I'm just above a hack. That should be the name of my new DVD: 'Chris Rock: Slightly Above Hack'.
Not everything has a name. Some things lead us into a realm beyond words.
John F. Kennedy
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