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I am astonished each time I come to the U.S. by the ignorance of a high percentage of the population, which knows almost nothing about Latin America or about the world. It's quite blind and deaf to anything that may happen outside the frontiers of the U.S.


Eduardo Galeano


#almost #am #america #anything #astonished

The name of my ailment was longing, and it was not cured till I finally went to the department store and counted out the money in small coins before the dismayed clerk. When I came to the house, I held up the instrument before the eyes of the astonished household.


William Christopher Handy


#astonished #before #came #clerk #coins

Those who remember Washington's cold war culture in the 1980s will recall the shocked reactions to Reagan's intervention. People interested in foreign policy were astonished when in 1985 he met alone at Geneva - alone, not a single strategic thinker at his elbow! - with the Soviet Communist master Gorbachev.


Russell Baker


#astonished #cold #cold war #communist #culture

If there are similarities, it's simply because the same thoughts that occurred to other people also occurred to me. I'd be astonished if anyone could come up with any truly original powers that were at all interesting any more.


Brad Bird


#any #anyone #astonished #because #come

I have been astonished that men could die martyrs for religion - I have shuddered at it. I shudder no more - I could be martyred for my religion - Love is my religion - I could die for that.


John Keats


#been #could #die #i #love

When you leave New York, you are astonished at how clean the rest of the world is. Clean is not enough.


Fran Lebowitz


#clean #enough #how #leave #new

I'm just so grateful and astonished that I'm still respected and listened to.


Mike Oldfield


#grateful #i #just #listened #respected

Be not astonished at new ideas; for it is well known to you that a thing does not therefore cease to be true because it is not accepted by many.


Baruch Spinoza


#astonished #be true #because #cease #does

For myself, I can only say that I am astonished and somewhat terrified at the results of this evening's experiments. Astonished at the wonderful power you have developed, and terrified at the thought that so much hideous and bad music may be put on record forever.


Arthur Sullivan


#astonished #bad #developed #evening #experiments

I'm always astonished by a forest. It makes me realise that the fantasy of nature is much larger than my own fantasy. I still have things to learn.


Gunter Grass


#astonished #fantasy #forest #i #larger






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