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Physics is imagination in a straight jacket.


John Moffat

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And end by accomplishing
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Your memory is a monster; you forget - it doesn't. It simply files things away. It keeps things for ...
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When the time for recognition of service to the nation in wartime comes to be considered, Bob Hope s...
JOHN STEINBECK
Even if I was well - I must make myself as good a Philosopher as possible. Now I have had opportuni...
JOHN KEATS
It's nice to be important, but it's more important to be nice.
JOHN CASSIS
How false is the conception, how frantic the pursuit, of that treacherous phantom which men call Lib...
JOHN RUSKIN
Words are the leaves of the tree of language, of which, if some fall away, a new succession takes th...
JOHN FRENCH
In simplest terms, a leader is one who knows where he wants to go, and gets up, and goes.
JOHN ERSKINE
My passions are all asleep from my having slumbered till nearly eleven and weakened the animal fiber...
JOHN KEATS
All objects lose by too familiar a view.
JOHN DRYDEN
The weakest arm is strong enough, that strikes
With the sword of justice.
JOHN WEBSTER
The essential self is innocent, and when it tastes its own innocence knows that it lives for ever.
JOHN UPDIKE
Every step in the dark turns out in the end to have been on course after all.
JOHN TARRANT
If men lived like men indeed, their houses would be temples -- temples which we should hardly dare t...
JOHN RUSKIN
In England, I'm a horror movie director. In Germany, I'm a filmmaker. In the US, I'm a bum.
JOHN CARPENTER
There is an electric fire in human nature tending to purify -- so that among these human creatures t...
JOHN KEATS
Woman's honor is nice as ermine; it will not bear a soil.
JOHN DRYDEN
Men and women are limited not by the place of their birth, not by the color of their skin, but by th...
JOHN JOHNSON
Every great man is always being helped by everybody; for his gift is to get good out of all things a...
JOHN RUSKIN
Anyone can hate. It costs to love.
JOHN WILLIAMSON
Hollywood has always been a cage... a cage to catch our dreams.
JOHN HUSTON
A great thing can only be done by a great person; and they do it without effort.
JOHN RUSKIN
Large fortunes are all founded either on the occupation of land, or lending or the taxation of labor...
JOHN RUSKIN
Repentance is but want of power to sin.
JOHN DRYDEN
Reason is our soul's left hand, faith her right, by these we reach divinity.
JOHN DONNE
Being a famous writer is a little like being a tall dwarf. You're on the edge of normality.
JOHN UPDIKE
There is not a fiercer hell than the failure in a great object.
JOHN KEATS
Nothing ever becomes real till it is experienced -- even a proverb is no proverb to you till your li...
JOHN KEATS
A university is what a college becomes when the faculty loses interest in students.
JOHN CIARDI
There was a castle called Doubting Castle, the owner whereof was Giant Despair.
JOHN BUNYAN
Skepticism: the mark and even the pose of the educated mind.
JOHN DEWEY
I've seen a look in dogs' eyes, a quickly vanishing look of amazed contempt, and I am convinced that...
JOHN STEINBECK
Wherever there is a parliament, there must of necessity be an opposition.
JOHN WAGSTAFF
There is no lie that a man will not believe; and there is no man who does not believe many lies; and...
JOHN STERLING
All things are difficult before they are easy.
JOHN NORLEY
Behind it all is surely an idea so simple, so beautiful so compelling that when-in a decade, a centu...
JOHN WHEELER
The techniques of opening conversation are universal. I knew long ago and rediscovered that the best...
JOHN STEINBECK