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One comes to believe whatever one repeats to oneself sufficiently often, whether the statement be true of false. It comes to be dominating thought in one's mind.
Famously, there's not really anywhere to go after nihilism. It's not progressing toward anything, it's a statement of outrage, however brilliant.
I see things like they've never been seen before. Art is an accurate statement of the time in which it is made.
I've made this statement many times: If I would have to do it over again, I would have made known the forthcoming Tet Offensive.
These days, all we hear about is that the industry is in trouble. Everybody is so scared, but our mission statement is having no fear.
If the federal government had been around when the Creator was putting His hand to this state, Indiana wouldn't be here. It'd still be waiting for an environmental impact statement.
No statement should be believed because it is made by an authority.
Robert A. Heinlein
We never fully grasp the import of any true statement until we have a clear notion of what the opposite untrue statement would be.
Aristotle maintained that women have fewer teeth than men; although he was twice married, it never occurred to him to verify this statement by examining his wives' mouths.
I wasn't satisfied just to earn a good living. I was looking to make a statement.
The truth is an anti-war statement in itself.
If you have a family mission statement that clarifies what your purpose is, then you use that as the criterion by which you make the decisions.
Absurdity, n.: A statement or belief manifestly inconsistent with one's own opinion.
Cursing is invoking the assistance of a spirit to help you inflict suffering. Swearing on the other hand, is invoking, only the witness of a spirit to an statement you wish to make.
I often painted fragments of things because it seemed to make my statement as well as or better than the whole could.
If one more 'journalist' makes a cavalier statement about me and my band, I will personally or with my fans' help, greet them at their home and discover just how much they believe in their freedom of speech.
Any general statement is like a check drawn on a bank. Its value depends on what is there to meet it.
I was very careful to send Mr. Roosevelt every few days a statement of our casualties. I tried to keep before him all the time the casualty results because you get hardened to these things and you have to be very careful to keep them always in the forefront of your mind.
George C. Marshall
People have a preconceived notion about who I am and it's interesting. It's like picking who you want to win for the Oscars and not seeing the movie. Before you make a statement about someone, get all the information and see everything before you make a judgment.
I think that's become passe, but if you can surround yourself with a kind of monument to yourself and your family - a statement - and you can afford it, then that's a noble project.
It doesn't make much difference how the paint is put on as long as something has been said. Technique is just a means of arriving at a statement.
Silence is a statement that is open to gross misinterpretation.
But every historical statement and legitimization itself moves within a certain relation to history.
If we want to make a statement about a man's nature on the basis of his physiognomy, we must take everything into account; it is in his distress that a man is tested, for then his nature is revealed.
Pamela Anderson Lee released a statement confirming that she has had her breast implants removed. Doctors say that Pamela is doing fine and that her old implants are now dating Charlie Sheen.
John F. Kennedy
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