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I never liked dance photography; it's very flat, and dance photography in the studio looks very contrived.


Mikhail Baryshnikov


#dance #flat #i #liked #looks

After a while, a joke, if you say it too much, just becomes contrived, or fake-sounding.


Dave Chappelle


#becomes #contrived #joke #just #much

Life is made up of constant calls to action, and we seldom have time for more than hastily contrived answers.


Learned Hand


#answers #calls #constant #contrived #hastily

Nature, when she invented, manufactured, and patented her authors, contrived to make critics out of the chips that were left.


Oliver Wendell Holmes


#chips #contrived #critics #her #invented

Pleasure and pain, though directly opposite are contrived to be constant companions.


Pierre Charron


#constant #contrived #directly #opposite #pain

But from the time I was very little, it was something I would do all the time, just sing, dance and act. So it wasn't something that was fake or contrived as I got older.


Jennifer Lopez


#contrived #dance #fake #got #i

The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie, deliberate, contrived and dishonest, but the myth, persistent, persuasive and unrealistic.


John F. Kennedy


#deliberate #dishonest #enemy #great #great enemy

There is no private house in which people can enjoy themselves so well as at a capital tavern... No, Sir; there is nothing which has yet been contrived by man by which so much happiness is produced as by a good tavern or inn.


Samuel Johnson


#capital #contrived #enjoy #good #happiness

There is nothing which has yet been contrived by man, by which so much happiness is produced as by a good tavern.


Samuel Johnson


#contrived #good #happiness #man #much

You know as a scientist that both were developed completely independently of each other in the laboratories. And only afterward were the political situations contrived out of which they could be justified.


E. P. Thompson


#completely #contrived #could #developed #each






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