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"Most people are other people, their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation" ~Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)

 

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A soft answer turneth away wrath.
~ Proverb - [Tenderness]

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Civilization is maintained by a very few people in a small number of places and we need only some bombs and a few prisons to blot it out altogether.
~ Cyril Connolly - [Terrorism]

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Drama is based on the Mistake. I think someone is my friend when he really is my enemy, that I am free to marry a woman when in fact she is my mother, that this person is a chambermaid when it is a young nobleman in disguise, that this well-dressed young man is rich when he is really a penniless adventurer, or that if I do this such and such a result will follow when in fact it results in something very different. All good drama has two movements, first the making of the mistake, then the discovery that it was a mistake.
~ W. H. Auden - [Theater]

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Fighting terrorism is like being a goalkeeper. You can make a hundred brilliant saves but the only shot that people remember is the one that gets past you.
~ Paul Wilkinson - [Terrorism]

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Gentleness is the antidote for cruelty.
~ Phaedrus - [Tenderness]

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Glances of true beauty can be seen in the faces of those who live in true meekness.
~ Henry David Thoreau - [Tenderness]

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Good shot, bad luck and hell are the five basic words to be used in a game of tennis, though these, of course, can be slightly amplified.
~ Virginia Graham - [Tennis]

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I let my racket do the talking. That's what I am all about, really. I just go out and win tennis matches.
~ Pete Sampras - [Tennis]

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New Yorkers love it when you spill your guts out there. Spill your guts at Wimbledon and they make you stop and clean it up.
~ Jimmy Connors - [Tennis]

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One day you can be a kid, but another day you have to be like this is your job, you play tennis. You have to work for that.
~ Martina Hingis - [Tennis]

 

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