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People that seem so glorious are all show; underneath they are like everyone else.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
People say I make strange choices, but they're not strange for me. My sickness is that I'm fascinated by human behavior, by what's underneath the surface, by the worlds inside people.
I blame my mother for my poor sex life. All she told me was 'the man goes on top and the woman underneath.' For three years my husband and I slept in bunk beds.
Be like a duck. Calm on the surface, but always paddling like the dickens underneath.
Love is a snowmobile racing across the tundra and then suddenly it flips over, pinning you underneath. At night, the ice weasels come.
People make jokes about my bosoms, why don't they look underneath the breasts at the heart? It's obvious I've got big ones and if people want to assume they're not mine, then let them.
I wasn't trying to top Pulp Fiction with Jackie Brown. I wanted to go underneath it and make a more modest character study movie.
Where I am not understood, it shall be concluded that something very useful and profound is couched underneath.
The name Shatner is Austrian and partly Germanic, and there's Germanic reticence and silence perhaps, but there is passion underneath.
I discovered that if one looks a little closer at this beautiful world, there are always red ants underneath.
Some people wear their heart up on their sleeve. I wear mine underneath my right pant leg, strapped to my boot.
None of us is responsible for the complexion of his skin. This fact of nature offers no clue to the character or quality of the person underneath.
The activity of being a husband, a father - those are roles, too, but underneath them is the spiritual center that connects us all, and that's what's most important.
No, I am a crier and if people ever saw me privately they would be shocked at what a bowl of mush I am underneath it all.
Strip away the phony tinsel of Hollywood and you'll find the real tinsel underneath.
Underneath this flabby exterior is an enormous lack of character.
It's not who I am underneath but what I do that defines me.
DeLillo never seems committed to me to what he is writing. Very nice surfaces, but he's got nothing underneath.
Over the last half century the television interview has given us some of TV's most heart-stopping and memorable moments. On the surface it is a simple format - two people sitting across from one another having a conversation. But underneath it is often a power struggle - a battle for the psychological advantage.
There is a real patriotism underneath the best of my music but it is a critical, questioning and often angry patriotism.
And on this you have my pledge - unlike in the past, when you stood up and did what was right, this governor will not pull the rug out from underneath you - I will sign strong reform bills.
As a general thing, I've always been drawn to characters who appear to be one thing on the surface, but are actually something else underneath.
Nobody's just arrogant. I've met people who are embattled and dismissive, but when you get to know them, you find that they're vulnerable - that that hauteur or standoffishiness is because they're pedaling furiously underneath.
I didn't like the way it looked in white trousers, and I couldn't find anything to work underneath them.
In China, we don't consider someone truly beautiful until we have known them for a long time, and we know what's underneath the skin.
If you look underneath the surface of the Tea Party movement, on the other hand, you will find that it is not sophisticated. It's not like these people have read the economist Friedrich August von Hayek.
I'm not going to tell a person how to think, don't believe in that. What I want to do, when I write these books, is just to say don't be so sure of yourself. Let me pull the carpet out from underneath you, and let's see if you can still find the footing.
The worst was when my skirt fell down to my ankles, but I had on thick tights underneath.
If we talk about the glass being half empty or half full, I want to know what does the glass look like from underneath the table?
I definitely have a little attraction to bad guys, but they have to be sweethearts underneath. After all, I like to be treated well.
Carly Rae Jepsen
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