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Celebrity-worship and hero-worship should not be confused. Yet we confuse them every day, and by doing so we come dangerously close to depriving ourselves of all real models. We lose sight of the men and women who do not simply seem great because they are famous but are famous because they are great. We come closer and closer to degrading all fame into notoriety.
– Daniel J. Boorstin
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Celibacy is not hereditary.
– Guy Goden
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Censor a self-appointed snoophound who sticks his nose in other people's business.
– Bennett Alfred Cerf
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Censorship is never over for those who have experienced it. It is a brand on the imagination that affects the individual who has suffered it, forever.
– Noam Chomsky
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Censorship, like charity, should begin at home but, unlike charity, it should end there.
– Clare Booth Luce
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Censorship, like charity, should begin at home, but unlike charity, it should end there.
– Clare Boothe Luce
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Censorship, like charity, should begin at home; but unlike charity, it should end there.
– Clare Booth Luce
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Censorship, like charity, should begin at home; but, unlike charity, it should end there.
– Clare Booth Luce
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Censure is the tax a man pays to the public for being eminent.
– Jonathan Swift
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Certain books seem to be written, not that we might learn from them, but in order that we might see how much the author knows.
– Goethe
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Certain brief sentences are peerless in their ability to give one the feeling that nothing remains to be said.
– Jean Rostand
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Certain flaws are necessary for the whole. It would seem strange if old friends lacked certain quirks.
– Johann von Goethe
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Certain people in the United States are driving nails into this structure of our relationship, then cutting off the heads. So the Soviets must use their teeth to pull them out.
– Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev
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Certain souls seem hard because they are capable of strong feelings, and they sometimes go to rather extreme lengths their apparent unconcern and cruelty are but ways, known only to themselves, of feeling more strongly than others.
– Marquis de Sade
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Certain thoughts are prayers. There are moments when whatever be the attitude of the body, the soul is on its knees.
– Victor Hugo
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Certainly he is not of the generation that regards honesty as the best policy. However, he does regard it as a policy. (On President Richard M Nixon)
– Irving Layton
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Certainly in the next 50 years we shall see a woman president, perhaps sooner than you think. A woman can and should be able to do any political job that a man can do.
– Richard Milhous Nixon
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Certainly it is a world of scarcity. But the scarcity is not confined to iron ore and available land. The most constricting scarcities are those of character and personality.
– William R Allen
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Certainly one of the chief guarantees of freedom under any government, no matter how popular and respected, is the right of the citizens to keep and bear arms. This is not to say that firearms should not be carefully used and that definite safety rules of precaution should not be taught and enforced. But the right of the citizens to bear arms is just one guarantee against arbitrary government and one more safeguard against a tyranny which now appears remote in America, but which historically has proved to be always possible.
– Hubert Humphrey
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Certainly virtue is like precious odors, most fragrant when they are incensed, or crushed for prosperity doth best discover vice, but adversity doth best discover virtue.
– Francis Bacon
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Certainly virtue is like precious odors, most fragrant when they are incensed, or crushed: for prosperity doth best discover vice, but adversity doth best discover virtue.
– Sir Francis Bacon
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Certainly virtue is like precious odours, most fragrant when they are incensed or crushed: for prosperity doth best discover vice; but adversity doth best discover virtue.
– Sir Francis Bacon, Of Adversity
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Certainly work is not always required of a man. There is such a thing as a sacred idleness - the cultivation of which is now fearfully neglected.
– G. Macdonald
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Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.
– Miriam Beard
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Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.
– Miriam Beard
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