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Just don't let the hype of what people are saying and how much they love you, y'know, just take the compliment and be thankful that people are complimenting you, but don't let it consume you; don't let your circumstances around you and the way people view you make you act a certain way.


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MARY BERRY
Women are not so well united as to form an Insurrection. They are for the most part wise enough to l...
MARY ASTELL
I was fairly happy. I played well. I knew I needed to be aggressive today. I played good enough to w...
MARY PIERCE
This is one of the proudest moments of my coaching career. It was a total team effort.
CHRIS MARY
The original one had a lot of rattlesnake, turtle soup and that kind of stuff. We made this one more...
MARY HUTCHINSON
In creating the Harry Potter artwork, I try to bring a certain amount of realism and believability t...
MARY GRANDPRE
Preconceived notions are the locks on the door to wisdom.
MARY BROWNE
It is very reasonable to worry about the harm done by organized religion, and to prefer looser and m...
MARY DOUGLAS
The mix really looks good, and what is incredible is that each piece of evidence that gets added to ...
MARY FARRELL
What did our nation ever do to provoke these madly vicious enemies? What is seen as injustice in one...
MARY DOUGLAS
So every day
I was surrounded by the beautiful crying forth
of the ideas of God,
one...
MARY OLIVER
For a radical feminist to try to change the church was like a black person trying to reform the Ku K...
MARY DALY
No one ever yet was the poorer in the long run for having once in a lifetime ''Let out all the lengt...
MARY CHOLMONDELEY
This program with one surgeon is a relatively small program that I think is very sensitive to cluste...
MARY WASHINGTON
I am convinced that living in an enclave shapes the personality, and living alone shapes the persona...
MARY DOUGLAS
I tell you this
to break your heart,
by which I mean only
that it break open and neve...
MARY OLIVER
I Go Down To The Shore

I go down to the shore in the morning
and depending on...
MARY OLIVER
We all have a hungry heart, and one of the things we hunger for is happiness. So as much as I possib...
MARY OLIVER
At the top, I put the camera's viewfinder to my eye and slowly turned, the way my grandmother had ta...
MARY SIMSES
If your teachers suggest that your poems are sentimental, that is only half of it. Your poems probab...
MARY RUEFLE
If you suddenly and unexpectedly feel joy, don’t hesitate. Give in to it. There are plenty of live...
MARY OLIVER
We do have particular populations that would be particularly interested in this, and we would work w...
MARY SHAPIRO
But I have noticed this about ambitious men, or men in power—they fear even the slightest and leas...
MARY STEWART
I'm not great on the florals. I think you've got to wear what you're happy in and that i...
MARY BERRY
Love, love, love, says Percy.
And hurry as fast as you can
along the shining beach, or the...
MARY OLIVER
The simplest strategy for bouts of noxious flatus is to not care. Or perhaps to take advantage of a ...
MARY ROACH
Percy wakes me (fourteen)

Percy wakes me and I am not ready.
He has slept all night ...
MARY OLIVER
The sweetness of dogs (fifteen)

What do you say, Percy? I am thinking
of sitting ou...
MARY OLIVER
That past is still within our living memory, a time when neighbour helped neighbour, sharing what li...
MARY MCALEESE
I believe that not everything we humans encounter in our lives can be neatly and convincingly tucked...
MARY ROACH
All the clothes in my closet are Oakland, California, clothes. You can't wear those anywhere els...
MARY ROACH
How can a rational being be ennobled by any thing that is not obtained by its own exertions?
MARY WOLLSTONECRAFT
That's the only way I see it passing. Because of budget restraints and programs being cut, I do not ...
MARY STRUCKHOFF
The aim of human rights, if I may borrow a term from engineering, is to move beyond the design and d...
MARY ROBINSON
I was elected by the women of Ireland, who instead of rocking the cradle, rocked the system.
MARY ROBINSON
It's only when you have a critical mass of women in politics that you get women's issues attacked.
MARY ROBINSON
This is a new beginning, a great beginning for women in Afghanistan, a time of hope,
MARY ROBINSON
I do not see this as an occasion for celebration,
MARY ROBINSON