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Women and gay men have something in common after all: in that they are trying to deal with this goofy egotistical monster called a man.


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EDMUND MORGAN
Few words in any language carry such a load of meaning as 'honor.' It is an old word, unchan...
EDMUND MORGAN
The men who founded and governed Massachusetts and Connecticut took themselves so seriously that the...
EDMUND MORGAN
The southern colonists were not preoccupied with their own historical significance and mostly did no...
EDMUND MORGAN
Without troublesome work, no one can have any concrete, full idea of what pure mathematical research...
EDMUND HUSSERL
To begin with, we put the proposition: pure phenomenology is the science of pure consciousness.
EDMUND HUSSERL
Within this widest concept of object, and specifically within the concept of individual object, Obje...
EDMUND HUSSERL
Experience by itself is not science.
EDMUND HUSSERL
I think that a good mountaineer is usually a sensible mountaineer.
EDMUND HILLARY
Life's a bit like mountaineering - never look down.
EDMUND HILLARY
It's not a real adventure when you have to pay for it.
EDMUND HILLARY
The difference between the denominational system and the public school system is all the difference ...
EDMUND BARTON
If it is the duty of the State to educate, it is the duty of the State also to bear the burden of ed...
EDMUND BARTON
You have the God-given right to kick the government around--don't hesitate to do so.
EDMUND MUSKE
Who will not mercie unto others show, How can he mercie ever hope to have?
EDMUND SPENSER
It is an honourable thing to be merciful to the vanquished.
EDMUND SPENSER
Give time and permit a short delay, impetuosity ruins everything.
EDMUND SPENSER
She is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
EDMUND BURKE
The balance of power.
EDMUND BURKE
Under the pressure of the cares and sorrows of our mortal condition, men have at all times, and in a...
EDMUND BURKE
My view is that innovation has declined in the everyday processes that businesses tinker with increm...
EDMUND PHELPS
Thy name is in my heart as in a sheep-bell from Cyrano.
EDMUND ROSTAND
We have a flooding catastrophe, but we also have another catastrophe ... our exceptionally high unem...
EDMUND STOIBER
Woe never wants, where every cause is caught, and rash Occasion makes unquiet life.
EDMUND SPENSER
So furiously each other did assayle,
As if their soules they would attonce haue rent
Out...
EDMUND SPENSER
I like to think of Everest as a great mountaineering challenge, and when you've got people just ...
EDMUND HILLARY
[One night in the mid-'80s, Morris and his wife, Sylvia, had dinner with Reagan at the White House. ...
EDMUND MORRIS
The fact that the Reagans were not particularly hospitable to the Bushes during the eight years of t...
EDMUND MORRIS
[Reagan's eldest child Maureen recently said she has concluded Morris] wasted an incredible and irre...
EDMUND MORRIS
Each goodly thing is hardest to begin
EDMUND SPENSER
It is the mind that maketh good of ill, that maketh wretch or happy, rich or poor
EDMUND SPENSER
If he had given away anything else, he would have been charged with indecent exposure.
EDMUND CAMPION
The detention has been extended for another 2 years from January 31. No reasons were given.
EDMUND BON
Abstract liberty, like other mere abstractions, is not to be found.
EDMUND BURKE
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall, one by one, an unpitied sacrific...
EDMUND BURKE
We are still breaking new highs, but I think we are starting to run out of steam.
EDMUND SHING
History is a pact between the dead, the living, and the yet unborn.
EDMUND BURKE
What is it we all seek for in an election? To answer its real purposes, you must first posses the me...
EDMUND BURKE
All human laws are, properly speaking, only declaratory; they have no power over the substance of or...
EDMUND BURKE
The two are moving in parallel but there is no meeting point.
EDMUND DAUKORU
Unfortunately, we don't have such intelligent citizens everywhere as we do in Bavaria.
EDMUND STOIBER
Tourism is a very big economic benefit to the Sherpa people, and also, they have very strong ties to...
EDMUND HILLARY
The deployment of cameras is a bit of a lottery. The easiest solution is to put up a camera and some...
EDMUND KING
It's unfortunate that we have that rock sitting in the wrong part of the township.
EDMUND HERALD
The market is well supplied - actually it is in balance. After Katrina, everybody offered crude but ...
EDMUND DAUKORU
The market has not been impressed by small increments, so for market psychology it would be better t...
EDMUND DAUKORU
The market should rest assured that whatever it needs is there. Before that there is no need to do a...
EDMUND DAUKORU