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"I'm trying to die correctly, but it's very difficult, you know."

by Lawrence Durrell

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"We altered the rotation of units during the January elections, and I think its perfectly plausible we'll do the same thing for these elections."

by Lawrence DiRita

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"While it is not so large as to exert undue pressure on the real side of the U.S. economy, this emerging bubble is nonetheless real."

by Lawrence Lindsey

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"Barring a major economic dislocation, such as a big pickup in inflation, I think home builders can grow their earnings at a double digit basis for the next two to three years."

by Lawrence Horan

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"I'm amazed that you could have the greatest portrait in the United States, of George Washington; you could have the Declaration of Independence desk, the desk on which it was written; you could have the hat that Abraham Lincoln had on the day he died, in buildings that really not only possibly endanger them, but the American people coming to look at them."

by Lawrence Small

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"Printing is no longer the only way of reproducing books. Reading them, however, has not changed; it is the same as it has always been, since Callimachus administered the great library in Alexandrea."

by Lawrence Powell

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"General Casey could determine after the elections that, I want more, for whatever reason, ... and then he'll get more."

by Lawrence Rita

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"But better die than live mechanically a life that is a repetition of repetitions."

by D. H. Lawrence

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"All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dream with open eyes, to make it possible."

by T. E. Lawrence

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"I want to live my life so that my nights are not full of regrets."

by D. H. Lawrence

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"The mind can assert anything and pretend it has proved it. My beliefs I test on my body, on my intuitional consciousness, and when I get a response there, then I accept."

by D. H. Lawrence

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"The human soul needs actual beauty more than bread."

by D. H. Lawrence

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"When you come to a fork in the road, take it."

by Lawrence Peter Berra

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"You can observe a lot just by watching."

by Lawrence Peter Berra

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"For man, as for flower and beast and bird, the supreme triumph is to be most vividly, most perfectly alive."

by David H. Lawrence

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"It is a fine thing to establish one's own religion in one's heart, not to be dependent on tradition and second-hand ideals. Life will seem to you, later, not a lesser, but a greater thing."

by D. H. Lawrence

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"Life is ours to be spent, not to be saved."

by D. H. Lawrence

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"Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration."

by D. H. Lawrence

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"How beautiful maleness is, if it finds its right expression."

by D. H. Lawrence

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"Design in art, is a recognition of the relation between various things, various elements in the creative flux. You can't invent a design. You recognize it, in the fourth dimension. That is, with your blood and your bones, as well as with your eyes."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"Myth is an attempt to narrate a whole human experience, of which the purpose is too deep, going too deep in the blood and soul, for mental explanation or description."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"I believe that a man is converted when first he hears the low, vast murmur of life, of human life, troubling his hitherto unconscious self."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"I am just going outside and may be some time."

by Captain Lawrence Oates

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"The true artist doesn't substitute immorality for morality. On the contrary, he always substitutes a finer morality for a grosser one."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"So long as you don't feel life's paltry and a miserable business, the rest doesn't matter, happiness or unhappiness."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"Never trust the artist. Trust the tale. The proper function of the critic is to save the tale from the artist who created it."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"Oh literature, oh the glorious Art, how it preys upon the marrow in our bones. It scoops the stuffing out of us, and chucks us aside. Alas!"

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"The one woman who never gives herself is your free woman, who is always giving herself."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"A man has no religion who has not slowly and painfully gathered one together, adding to it, shaping it; and one's religion is never complete and final, it seems, but must always be undergoing modification."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"Ethics and equity and the principles of justice do not change with the calendar."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"The richest love is that which submits to the arbitration of time."

by Lawrence George Durrell

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"Literature is a toil and a snare, a curse that bites deep."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"Life is a travelling to the edge of knowledge, then a leap taken."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"Ours is essentially a tragic age, so we refuse to take it tragically."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"God is only a great imaginative experience."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"Try to find your deepest issue in every confusion, and abide by that."

by D. H. Lawrence

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"Towns oftener swamp one than carry one out onto the big ocean of life."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"Men are freest when they are most unconscious of freedom. The shout is a rattling of chains, always was."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"We have to hate our immediate predecessors to get free of their authority."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"80 percent of the balls that don't reach the hole, don't go in."

by Lawrence Peter Berra

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"A good deal happens in a man's life that he isn't responsible for. Fortunate openings occur but it is safe to remember that such 'breaks' are occurring all the time, and other things being equal, the advantage goes to the man who is ready."

by Lawrence Downs

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"A lot of times when a guy is out who's their best player, it's a proving ground. It's an opportunity for others to show, and that's what they did. We obviously couldn't get enough done."

by Lawrence Frank

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"A nickel ain't worth a dime anymore."

by Lawrence Peter Berra

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"A woman's heart is like a campfire; if you don't tend it often the flame will go out."

by Willie M. Lawrence

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"All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dreams with open eyes, to make it possible. This I did."

by T. E. Lawrence

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"All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act out their dream with open eyes, to make it possible."

by Lawrence of Arabia

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"All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that it was vanity but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dream with open eyes, to make it possible."

by T. E. Lawrence

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"All that we know is nothing, we are merely crammed wastepaper baskets, unless we are in touch with that which laughs at all our knowing."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"Almost every other Western in the last ten years has failed, since Dances with Wolves."

by Lawrence Kasdan

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"All vital truth contains the memory of all that for which it is not true."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"And I think one of the tasks that I always feel is how to get that vision out of them. Not exactly what they want, but what they want to accomplish for themselves or their community or their family."

by Lawrence Halprin

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"And I tell ya, when I sit in that sound booth and started reading the script and starting to get into the character, man, it's an easy jump for me, because I understand what it's all about."

by Lawrence Taylor

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"And beyond that, the next issue is how do we guarantee one of these weapons, not necessarily this missile, but nuclear weapons ends up in the hands of Al Qaeda or some other terrorist group."

by Lawrence Eagleburger

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"And whatÆs romance? Usually, a nice little tale where you have everything As You Like It, where rain never wets your jacket and gnats never bite your nose and itÆs always daisy-time"

by D.H. Lawrence

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"And the Blue Angels are coming back to scare the local population. I remember seeing old Vietnamese women ducking under the benches in Washington Square; they thought they were back in the war."

by Lawrence Ferlinghetti

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"As a coach you try to put yourself in their shoes and see what you're doing and how they may counter it, and see if there's anything you can do to be one step ahead without driving your team nuts."

by Lawrence Frank

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"Be a good animal, true to your animal instincts."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"Baseball is 90 percent mental. The other half is physical."

by Lawrence Peter Berra

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"Be still when you have nothing to say; when genuine passion moves you, say what you've got to say, and say it hot."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"Be still when you have nothing to say when genuine passion moves you, say what you've got to say, and say it hot."

by D. H. Lawrence

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"Because the women are watching."

by T. E. Lawrence

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"Bill Dickey is learning me his experience."

by Lawrence Peter Berra

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"But then peace, peace I am so mistrustful of it so much afraid that it means a sort of weakness and giving in."

by D. H. Lawrence

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"California is a queer place in a way, it has turned its back on the world, and looks into the void Pacific. It is absolutely selfish, very empty, but not false, and at least, not full of false effort."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"Consciousness is an end in itself. We torture ourselves getting somewhere, and when we get there it is nowhere, for there is nowhere to get to."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"Creation destroys as it goes, throws down one tree for the rise of another. But ideal mankind would abolish death, multiply itself million upon million, rear up city upon city, save every parasite alive, until the accumulation of mere existence is swollen to a horror."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"Death is the only pure, beautiful conclusion of a great passion."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"Do not allow to slip away from you freedoms the people who came before you won with such hard knocks."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"Don't be on the side of the angels, it's too lowering."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"Each handicap is like a hurdle in a steeplechase, and when you ride up to it, if you throw your heart over, the horse will go along, too."

by Lawrence Bixby

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"Europe's the mayonnaise, but America supplies the good old lobster."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"For him to bring the amount of energy he did [Sunday] you're counting on a guy who's been in the league 17 years that speaks volumes about the type of person and player he is. He's been tremendous for us. He's given us a great spark."

by Lawrence Frank

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"For whereas the mind works in possibilities, the intuitions work in actualities, and what you intuitively desire, that is possible to you. Whereas what you mentally or 'consciously' desire is nine times out of ten impossible; hitch your wagon to star, or you will just stay where you are."

by D. H. Lawrence

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"God doesn't know things. He is things."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"God how I hate new countries: They are older than the old, more sophisticated, much more conceited, only young in a certain puerile vanity more like senility than anything."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"Having achieved and accomplished love... man... has become himself, his tale is told."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"He obviously was real special. His intent the last 1:32 to get to the rim was huge. Give Milwaukee credit. He got off to a slow start, but it's a 48-minute game. That's the sign of a special, special player."

by Lawrence Frank

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"How can a guy hit and think at the same time"

by Lawrence Peter Berra

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"hy doesn't the past decently bury itself, instead of sitting waiting to be admired by the present"

by D. H. Lawrence

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"I am in love - and, my God, it is the greatest thing that can happen to a man. I tell you, find a woman you can fall in love with. Do it. Let yourself fall in love. If you have not done so already, you are wasting your life."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"I believe a man is born first unto himself-for the happy developing of himself, while the world is a nursery, and the pretty things are to be snatched for, and pleasant things tasted some people seem to exist thus right to the end. But most are born again on entering manhood then they are born to humanity, to a consciousness of all the laughing, and the never-ceasing murmur of pain and sorrow that comes from the terrible multitudes of brothers."

by D. H. Lawrence

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"I can never decide whether my dreams are the result of my thoughts, or my thoughts the result of my dreams."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"I can't do with mountains at close quarters - they are always in the way, and they are so stupid, never moving and never doing anything but obtrude themselves."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"I can't bear art that you can walk round and admire. A book should be either a bandit or a rebel or a man in the crowd."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"I cannot cure myself of that most woeful of youth's follies - thinking that those who care about us will care for the things that mean much to us."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"I hate the actor and audience business. An author should be in among the crowd, kicking their shins or cheering them on to some mischief or merriment."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"I have never seen a wild thing feel sorry for itself. A little bird will fall dead, frozen from a bough, without ever having felt sorry for itself."

by D. H. Lawrence

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"I hold that the parentheses are by far the most important parts of a non-business letter."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"I know that Game 5 made a lasting impression on me."

by Lawrence Frank

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"I like to write when I feel spiteful. It is like having a good sneeze."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"I never blame myself when I'm not hitting. I just blame the bat and if it keeps up, I change bats. After all, if I know it isn't my fault that I'm not hitting, how can I get mad at myself"

by Lawrence Peter Berra

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"I never saw a wild thing sorry for itself. A small bird will drop frozen dead from a bough without ever having felt sorry for itself."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"I shall be glad when you have strangled the invincible respectability that dogs your steps."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"I shall always be a priest of love."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"I take 100 percent responsibility. For us to defend that way, it's on me. I didn't have our guys prepared. I did a very poor job."

by Lawrence Frank

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"I think even if the game was in Ecuador, it's important to get a win."

by Lawrence Frank

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"I think it's a combination of our guys effort and them playing the second half of a back-to-back which probably caught up with their legs a little bit."

by Lawrence Frank

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"I was never less alone than while by myself."

by Edward Lawrence Gibson

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"If a woman hasn't got a tiny streak of harlot in her, she's a dry stick as a rule."

by David Herbert Lawrence

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"If people don't want to come out to the ballpark, nobody's going to stop 'em"

by Lawrence Peter Berra

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