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A riot is the language of the unheard.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard are sweeter.
Where I come from it was really unheard of to be at a party and someone says, 'What kind of music do you make?', and you say, 'Pop music.' You may as well have 'I'm not cool' stamped on your forehead.
We're a very expensive group; we break a lot of rules. It's unheard of to combine opera with a rock theme, my dear .
Jane Austen was an extraordinary woman; to actually be able to survive as a novelist in those days - unmarried - was just unheard of.
My work is about giving voice to the unheard, and reiterating the voice of the heard in such a way that you question, or re-examine, what is the truth.
Anna Deavere Smith
I used to own an island in the Seychelles and had a big boat there and one day I came across some Somali pirates who were passing by on their way to re-provision their boat. They didn't even acknowledge me - which is unheard of among sailors - and it was like looking into the eyes of a black mamba.
You can be tops in Australia and be unheard of everywhere else.
Many of the less prolific killers' stories go unheard because they simply don't make good books.
For a director and a producer to be named on the writing credits is practically unheard of.
In middle school, I had an '87 Regal. That was unheard of.
In the late 30s the name Pollock was totally unknown and unheard of.
There's a lot of good musicians who are unheard of. Get it down before they pass away.
I think I was lucky to come of age in a place and time - the American South in the 1960s and '70s - when the machine hadn't completely taken over life. The natural world was still the world, and machines - TV, telephone, cars - were still more or less ancillary, and computers were unheard of in everyday life.
I know when I was growing up in New York, whenever I turned on the television, I never saw a face that looked like me. Whenever there was an Asian person on television, it would be a huge event, me calling to my older sister 'There's an Asian person on television!' It was unheard of back then.
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