Nick Cave - Be as a tower firmly set; Shakes not its top for any blast that blows.
[ Any Blast Blows Firmly Set Shakes Top Tower]
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Franz Grillparzer - One of the towering people in this industry said, why don't you go and make a five-year contract with somebody, make yourself several million dollars and put it away, then go and do whatever you want, work for public TV if you want.
[ Away Contract Dollars Five-Year Go Industry Make Million Public Put Said Several Somebody Then Towering Tv Want Whatever Why Work Yourself]
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Luis Gutierrez - I don't want to live in an ivory tower, being the songwriter who just turns inward.
[ Being Inward Ivory Just Live Songwriter Tower Turns Want]
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Nancy L. Johnson - Do you wish to rise? Begin by descending. You plan a tower that will pierce the clouds? Lay first the foundation of humility.
[ Begin Clouds Descending First Foundation Humility Lay Pierce Plan Rise Tower Will Wish]
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Tom Moody - I haven't seen the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame, the Louvre. I haven't seen anything. I don't really care.
[ Anything Care Dame Haven Louvre Notre Really Seen Tower]
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- Living in a tower, however secure it may feel, is hardly a social attribute.
[ Attribute Feel Hardly However Living May Secure Social Tower]
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- We saw when those World Trade towers came down what these terrorists will do.
[ Came Down Saw Terrorists These Those Towers Trade Will World]
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- The whole imposing edifice of modern medicine is like the celebrated tower of Pisa - slightly off balance.
[ Balance Celebrated Edifice Imposing Medicine Modern Off Slightly Tower Whole]
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- I'm learning English at the moment. I can say 'Big Ben', 'Hello Rodney', 'Tower Bridge' and 'Loo'.
[ Ben Big Bridge English Hello Learning Moment Rodney Say Tower]
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- I am not feeling any better because I cannot stay in bed, having constant cause for walking. They say I leave at night by the window of my tower, hanging from a red umbrella with which I set fire to the forest!
[ Am Any Because Bed Better Cannot Cause Constant Feeling Fire Forest Hanging Having Leave Night Red Say Set Stay Tower Umbrella Walking Which Window]
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- I can never do better than Fawlty Towers whatever I do. Now I very much want to teach young talent some rules of the game.
[ Better Game Much Never Now Rules Some Talent Teach Than Towers Very Want Whatever Young]
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- I think the only boundaries are individual and personal. A writer should be free to write about anything he or she wants to, including the twin towers. I have made small references to 9/11 in my past two books.
[ Anything Books Boundaries Free Including Individual Made Only Past Personal References She Should Small Think Towers Twin Two Wants Write Writer]
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- Roger. Clear the tower. I got a pitch and a roll program, and this baby's really going.
[ Baby Clear Going Got Pitch Program Really Roger Roll Tower]
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- There are fully forty towers, which are lofty and well built, the largest of which has fifty steps leading to its main body, and is higher than the tower of the principal tower of the church at Seville.
[ Body Built Church Fifty Forty Fully Higher Largest Leading Lofty Main Principal Seville Steps Than Tower Towers Well Which]
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- Most of my adult life I had this towering contempt for America.
[ Adult America Contempt Had Life Most Towering]
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- Even on a personal note, my dressing table downstairs is crowded with things, like a mini landscape. It's a city with buildings and towers and roads. There's a pool and a little park. When I move something around it becomes a different tableau.
[ Around Becomes Buildings City Crowded Different Downstairs Dressing Even Landscape Little Mini Move Note Park Personal Pool Roads Something Table Tableau Things Towers]
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- The reason bin Laden staggered the planes going into the towers was so every camera would be focused on the second tower when the plane hit. It was not only the murder, but the perpetual image of the horror that permeated into people's consciousness.
[ Bin Camera Consciousness Every Focused Going Hit Horror Image Into Laden Murder Only Permeated Perpetual Plane Planes Reason Second Staggered Tower Towers Would]
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- Portugal is a high hill with a white watch tower on it flying signal flags. It is apparently inhabited by one man who lives in a long row of yellow houses with red roofs, and populated by sheep who do grand acts of balancing on the side of the hill.
[ Acts Apparently Balancing Flags Flying Grand High Hill Houses Inhabited Lives Long Man Populated Portugal Red Roofs Row Sheep Side Signal Tower Watch White Yellow]
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- Though I love the luxury of the Waldorf Towers, room service there doesn't do soul food.
[ Food Love Luxury Room Service Soul Though Towers]
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- A great city, whose image dwells in the memory of man, is the type of some great idea. Rome represents conquest; Faith hovers over the towers of Jerusalem; and Athens embodies the pre-eminent quality of the antique world, Art.
[ Antique Art Athens City Conquest Dwells Embodies Faith Great Hovers Idea Image Jerusalem Man Memory Over Quality Represents Rome Some Towers Type Whose World]
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- When they released Sidewalks of New York, there were some shots with the towers they were going to take out, and Ed told them no. I don't think they can deny the towers were a part of New York.
[ Deny Ed Going New Out Part Released Shots Some Take Them Think Told Towers Were York]
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- I was making a film called The White Tower at the foot of Mont Blanc - the one thing I learned from that experience was that it's more difficult to go down a mountain than to go up. A lot of people don't realize that.
[ Blanc Called Difficult Down Experience Film Foot Go Learned Lot Making More Mountain Realize Than Thing Tower Up White]
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- A close associate of his gave an interview in which the book was described as quotes 'fiction from being to end'. I suffered trial by tabloid for a couple of weeks, lots of insults in the press, in the columns - this man should be put in the tower and so on.
[ Associate Being Book Close Columns Couple Described End Fiction Gave His Insults Interview Lots Man Press Put Quotes Should Suffered Tabloid Tower Trial Weeks Which]
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- Pale death, with impartial step, knocks at the hut of the poor and the towers of kings.
[ Death Hut Impartial Kings Knocks Pale Poor Step Towers]
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- The lofty pine is oftenest shaken by the winds; High towers fall with a heavier crash; And the lightning strikes the highest mountain.
[ Crash Fall Heavier High Highest Lightning Lofty Mountain Pine Shaken Strikes Towers Winds]
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- The house burned an hour before midnight on the last day of April. The wild, distant ringing of the fire bells woke George Hazard. He stumbled through the dark hallway, then upstairs to the mansion tower, and stepped outside into the narrow balcony.
[ April Balcony Before Bells Burned Dark Day Distant Fire George Hallway Hazard Hour House Into Last Mansion Midnight Narrow Outside Ringing Stepped Stumbled Then Through Tower Upstairs Wild Woke]
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- When I was as you are now, towering in the confidence of twenty-one, little did I suspect that I should be at forty-nine, what I now am.
[ Am Confidence Did Forty-Nine Little Now Should Suspect Towering Twenty-One]
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- If it had been possible to build the Tower of Babel without climbing it, it would have been permitted.
[ Babel Been Build Climbing Had Permitted Possible Tower Without Would]
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- Three hundred years ago a prisoner condemned to the Tower of London carved on the wall of his cell this sentiment to keep up his spirits during his long imprisonment: 'It is not adversity that kills, but the impatience with which we bear adversity.
[ Adversity Ago Bear Carved Cell Condemned During His Hundred Impatience Imprisonment Keep Kills London Long Prisoner Sentiment Spirits Three Tower Up Wall Which Years]
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- A man's mind is wont to tell him more than seven watchmen sitting in a tower.
[ Him Man Mind More Seven Sitting Tell Than Tower Wont]
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- Think it is just a matter of... well look how long it took Shawn Colvin to reach the level that she has. Believe me, that girl has done everything except stand behind the cash register at Tower and take the money.
[ Behind Believe Cash Done Everything Except Girl How Just Level Long Look Matter Money Reach Register Shawn She Stand Take Think Took Tower Well]
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- Larry wanted us to reposition the tower. We wouldn't, and won't. He's been holding back our fees. We want to get paid. And that's it. It'll get solved and we'll carry on with planning Ground Zero.
[ Back Been Carry Fees Get Ground Holding Larry Our Paid Planning Solved Tower Us Want Wanted Won Zero]
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- The foreign press seems obsessed with the Freedom Tower, as if it was the only thing going on here. In fact, we're trying to keep a huge juggling act in balance, with the tower as just one of the many balls in play.
[ Act Balance Balls Fact Foreign Freedom Going Here Huge Juggling Just Keep Many Obsessed Only Play Press Seems Thing Tower Trying]
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- Towering genius disdains a beaten path. It seeks regions hitherto unexplored.
[ Beaten Genius Hitherto Path Regions Seeks Towering Unexplored]
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- Smooth shapes are very rare in the wild but extremely important in the ivory tower and the factory.
[ Extremely Factory Important Ivory Rare Shapes Smooth Tower Very Wild]
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- Was this the face that launched a thousand ships, and burnt the topless towers of Ileum?
[ Burnt Face Launched Ships Thousand Topless Towers]
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- I was in Tower Records in San Francisco a few weeks ago, buying some cassettes, and a couple of people recognized me and ran up with albums, and I just wanted to cover my face and have a seizure or something. I want people to just go away.
[ Ago Albums Away Buying Cassettes Couple Cover Face Few Francisco Go Just Ran Recognized Records San Seizure Some Something Tower Up Want Wanted Weeks]
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- My mother was the dearest, sweetest angel. She didn't talk; she sang. She was a tower of strength.
[ Angel Dearest Mother Sang She Strength Sweetest Talk Tower]
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- As a kid I watched television 24 hours a day and loved every minute of it. The two shows that always make me laugh and are therefore my favourites are The Dick Van Dyke Show and Fawlty Towers.
[ Always Day Dyke Every Favourites Hours Kid Laugh Loved Make Minute Show Shows Television Therefore Towers Two Van Watched]
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- I am very sorry to say that I rejoiced when I once more perceived the towers of Windsor behind me.
[ Am Behind More Once Perceived Rejoiced Say Sorry Towers Very Windsor]
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- Westminster Abbey, the Tower, a steeple, one church, and then another, presented themselves to our view; and we could now plainly distinguish the high round chimneys on the tops of the houses, which yet seemed to us to form an innumerable number of smaller spires, or steeples.
[ Abbey Another Chimneys Church Could Distinguish Form High Houses Innumerable Now Number Our Plainly Presented Round Seemed Smaller Steeple Themselves Then Tops Tower Us View Westminster Which Yet]
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- I was in my office when - on 9/11. I think I had a number of meetings scheduled. I was just getting to know the bureau. And somebody walked in and said the first plane had - or a plane had struck the World Trade Center, one of the towers.
[ Bureau Center First Getting Had Just Know Meetings Number Office Plane Said Scheduled Somebody Struck Think Towers Trade Walked World]
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- Not far from our house, and opposite the old church with the golden cross, stood a large building, even larger than the church, and having many towers.
[ Building Church Cross Even Far Golden Having House Large Larger Many Old Opposite Our Stood Than Towers]
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- My father was always anxious to give pleasure to his children. Accordingly, he took me one day, as a special treat, to the top of the grand old tower, to see the chimes played.
[ Accordingly Always Anxious Children Day Father Give Grand His Old Played Pleasure See Special Took Top Tower Treat]
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- At a certain stage in his evolution, man himself had been able to lay hold upon a higher order of things, which raised him above the level of the beasts that perish, and enabled him to see, at least in the distance, the shining towers of the City of God.
[ Able Above Beasts Been Certain City Distance Enabled Evolution God Had Higher Him Himself His Hold Lay Least Level Man Order Perish Raised See Shining Stage Things Towers Upon Which]
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- After a hundred years the son of the King then reigning, who was of another family from that of the sleeping Princess, was a-hunting on that side of the country, and he asked what those towers were which he saw in the middle of a great thick wood.
[ After Another Asked Country Family Great Hundred King Middle Princess Reigning Saw Side Sleeping Son Then Thick Those Towers Were Which Wood Years]
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- A well-ordered life is like climbing a tower; the view halfway up is better than the view from the base, and it steadily becomes finer as the horizon expands.
[ Base Becomes Better Climbing Expands Finer Halfway Horizon Life Steadily Than Tower Up View Well-Ordered]
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- From the exterior face of the wall towers must be projected, from which an approaching enemy may be annoyed by weapons, from the embrasures of those towers, right and left.
[ Annoyed Approaching Enemy Exterior Face Left May Must Projected Right Those Towers Wall Weapons Which]
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- We should like to have some towering geniuses, to reveal us to ourselves in colour and fire, but of course they would have to fit into the pattern of our society and be able to take orders from sound administrative types.
[ Able Administrative Colour Course Fire Fit Geniuses Into Orders Our Ourselves Pattern Reveal Should Society Some Sound Take Towering Types Us Would]
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- We should like to have some towering geniuses, to reveal us to ourselves in color and fire, but of course they would have to fit into the pattern of our society and be able to take orders from sound administrative types.
[ Able Administrative Color Course Fire Fit Geniuses Into Orders Our Ourselves Pattern Reveal Should Society Some Sound Take Towering Types Us Would]
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- Skill is successfully walking a tightrope between the twin towers of New York's World Trade Center. Intelligence is not trying.
[ Between Center Intelligence New Skill Successfully Tightrope Towers Trade Trying Twin Walking World York]
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- As a system of philosophy it is not like the Tower of Babel, so daring its high aim as to seek a shelter against God's anger; but it is like a pyramid poised on its apex.
[ Against Aim Anger Apex Babel Daring God High Philosophy Poised Pyramid Seek Shelter System Tower]
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- I've always thought Blues Point Tower is one of my best buildings and I stand by that.
[ Always Best Blues Buildings Point Stand Thought Tower]
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- Watching the completed version of The Two Towers for example, I was very conscious of scenes - sometimes whole sequences - that I had seen being filmed or edited but which hadn't made it into the final cut.
[ Being Completed Conscious Cut Edited Example Filmed Final Had Hadn Into Made Scenes Seen Sequences Sometimes Towers Two Version Very Watching Which Whole]
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- When they come downstairs from their Ivory Towers, idealists are very apt to walk straight into the gutter.
[ Apt Come Downstairs Gutter Idealists Into Ivory Straight Their Towers Very Walk]
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- Yes, I remember the barbed wire and the guard towers and the machine guns, but they became part of my normal landscape. What would be abnormal in normal times became my normality in camp.
[ Abnormal Barbed Became Camp Guard Guns Landscape Machine Normal Normality Part Remember Times Towers Wire Would Yes]
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- Tower Records is like a temple to me. I'll stay there for hours. Nobody can shop for records with me. It drives them out of their minds.
[ Drives Hours Minds Nobody Out Records Shop Stay Temple Their Them Tower]
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- When the ivy has found its tower, when the delicate creeper has found its strong wall, we know how the parasite plants grow and prosper.
[ Delicate Found Grow How Ivy Know Parasite Plants Prosper Strong Tower Wall]
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- I've been spending this last month trying to find four outfits to wear to the different premieres of The Two Towers. It's hard work.
[ Been Different Find Four Hard Last Month Outfits Premieres Spending Towers Trying Two Wear Work]
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- I read numerous books - loads in fact - and, as I always do when recording a historical project, immersed myself into the subject matter. I spent many hours at Henry's old homes, such as Hampton Court, and visiting the Tower of London. I read no other books during that period.
[ Always Books Court During Fact Hampton Henry Historical Homes Hours Immersed Into Loads London Many Matter Myself Numerous Old Other Period Project Read Recording Spent Subject Such Tower Visiting]
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- Although the French were very friendly and helpful. On one location we were to film at the top of the Eiffel Tower but we couldn't, as it was so misty with four inches of snow on the ground. We couldn't see a thing but we finally got it done.
[ Although Done Film Finally Four French Friendly Got Ground Helpful Inches Location Misty See Snow Thing Top Tower Very Were]
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- Before this distinguished assembly and the world, the bells today proclaim the joyous tidings of the completion of this quietly soaring tower.
[ Assembly Before Bells Completion Distinguished Joyous Proclaim Quietly Soaring Tidings Today Tower World]
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- Our main goal is to serve people as quickly as possible. You need to have towers where people need coverage.
[ Coverage Goal Main Need Our Possible Quickly Serve Towers Where]
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- There are house demolitions and destruction all over the West Bank and Gaza. Just yesterday in Gaza they demolished three towers under the pretext that they were built close to a settlement.
[ Bank Built Close Demolished Destruction Gaza House Just Over Pretext Settlement Three Towers Under Were West Yesterday]
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