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At one level you're condemned to the voice you have. But within those confines, you have a certain amount of freedom to range among your possible voices.


David Guterson


#amount #certain #condemned #confines #freedom

The great mass of women throughout history have been confined to the cultural level of animal life in providing the male with sexual outlet and exercising the animal functions of reproduction and care of the young.


Kate Millett


#animal life #been #care #confined #cultural

You can't take a character anywhere they don't expect the character to go. But within those confines is where creativity lies.


Richard Price


#character #confines #creativity #expect #go

As a matter of fact, a national language which spreads beyond its own confines very quickly loses much of its original richness of content and is in no better case than a constructed language.


Edward Sapir


#beyond #case #confines #constructed #content

Peri went to the window, gesturing out at the dragons, perched and flying, everywhere. "Safe, true, but how boring! How confining! How sad! How could that compare with this? And what is safe? You were not safe on your little farm. War came to you and took all your safety away! If I am to be in this world, I want more than to be a hound upon the game board, tucked away in a corner until the jackals come and sweep all away!


Mercedes Lackey


#freedom #safety #freedom

Animals, in their generation, are wiser than the sons of men; but their wisdom is confined to a few particulars, and lies in a very narrow compass.


Joseph Addison


#confined #few #generation #lies #men

My London constituency in Hackney has one of the highest levels of gun crime in the country. But the problem is no longer confined to inner city areas. Gun crime has spread to communities all over Britain.


Diane Abbott


#britain #city #communities #confined #constituency

As we have seen, WikiLeaks is a robust organization. During my time in solitary confinement in the basement of a Victorian prison, we continue to release, our media partners continued to write stories. The important revelations from this material continue to come out. We have approximately 2,000 cables into 250,000.


Julian Assange


#basement #cables #come #confinement #continue

Every one knows, that the mind will not be kept from contemplating what it loves in the midst of crowds and business. Hence come those frequent absences, so observable in conversation; for whilst the body is confined to present company, the mind is flown to that which it delights in.


Mary Astell


#body #business #come #company #confined

Confine yourself to the present.


Marcus Aurelius


#present #yourself






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