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Family Quotes 26-30

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Family Quotes
Both within the family and without, our sisters hold up our mirrors: our images of who we are and of who we can dare to be.
Elizabeth Fishel

I am the family face; flesh perishes, I live on.
Thomas Hardy

I am tortured when I am away from my family, from my children. I am horribly guilt-ridden.
Jessica Lange

Insanity runs in my family. It practically gallops.
Cary Grant

It is extraordinary that when you are acquainted with a whole family you can forget about them.
Gertrude Stein

Dad Quotes 111-115

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Dad Quotes

My father was not a failure. After all, he was the father of a president of the United States.
Harry S. Truman

My father was something of a rainbow-chaser.
Marc Davis

Aeneas carried his aged father on his back from the ruins of Troy and so do we all, whether we like it or not, perhaps even if we have never known them.
Angela Carter

The time not to become a father is eighteen years before a war.
E. B. White

There is too much fathering going on just now and there is no doubt about it fathers are depressing.
Gertrude Stein

Art Quotes 191-195

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Art Quotes
A picture is worth a thousand words.
Napoleon Bonaparte

A sculptor is a person who is interested in the shape of things, a poet in words, a musician by sounds.
Henry Moore

A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament.
Oscar Wilde

A writer should write with his eyes and a painter paint with his ears.
Gertrude Stein

Abstract art: a product of the untalented sold by the unprincipled to the utterly bewildered.
Al Capp

Technology Quotes 11-15

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Technology Quotes
Champagne, if you are seeking the truth, is better than a lie detector. It encourages a man to be expansive, even reckless, while lie detectors are only a challenge to tell lies successfully. 
Graham Greene 

Do you realize if it weren't for Edison we'd be watching TV by candlelight? 
Al Boliska 

Doing linear scans over an associative array is like trying to club someone to death with a loaded Uzi. 
Larry Wall 

Everybody gets so much information all day long that they lose their common sense. 
Gertrude Stein 

For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled. 
Richard P. Feynman

Science Quotes 76-80

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Science Quotes
The nineteenth century believed in science but the twentieth century does not. 
Gertrude Stein 

The radical novelty of modern science lies precisely in the rejection of the belief... that the forces which move the stars and atoms are contingent upon the preferences of the human heart. 
Walter Lippmann 

If we wish to make a new world we have the material ready. The first one, too, was made out of chaos. 
Robert Quillen 

In all science, error precedes the truth, and it is better it should go first than last. 
Hugh Walpole 

There is one thing even more vital to science than intelligent methods; and that is, the sincere desire to find out the truth, whatever it may be. 
Charles Pierce