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Once you hear the details of victory, it is hard to distinguish it from a defeat.


Jean-Paul Sartre


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I think fiction isn't so good at being for or against things in general - the rhetorical argument a short story can make is only actualized by the accretion of particular details, and the specificity of these details renders whatever conclusions the story reaches invalid for wider application.


George Saunders


#against #application #argument #being #conclusions

The universal human laws - need, love for the beloved, fear, hunger, periodic exaltation, the kindness that rises up naturally in the absence of hunger/fear/pain - are constant, predictable, reliable, universal, and are merely ornamented with the details of local culture.


George Saunders


#beloved #constant #culture #details #exaltation

Whatever the details of union may be, there's no doubt we need more policy coordination in Europe.


Gerhard Schroder


#details #doubt #europe #may #more

Some time ago, we went to Asia and took a camera along, and I began to do what I'd done even years ago doing people. I couldn't get interested in it. And I did hundreds of photographs of details of the monuments as sculpture.


Ben Shahn


#along #asia #began #camera #details

All of us want to see the details of any legislative plan if there's going to be a legislative response, but Congress, I believe, is in the mood to do whatever it takes to win this war against terrorism.


Richard Shelby


#any #believe #congress #details #going

A mountain is composed of tiny grains of earth. The ocean is made up of tiny drops of water. Even so, life is but an endless series of little details, actions, speeches, and thoughts. And the consequences whether good or bad of even the least of them are far-reaching.


Sivananda


#bad #composed #consequences #details #drops

I read 'Crime and Punishment' years ago and don't recall the details of it, but I do retain a strong sense of the creeping paranoia and panic.


Arthur Smith


#creeping #crime #details #i #i do

God may be in the details, but the goddess is in the questions. Once we begin to ask them, there's no turning back.


Gloria Steinem


#back #begin #details #god #goddess

To be really great in little things, to be truly noble and heroic in the insipid details of everyday life, is a virtue so rare as to be worthy of canonization.


Harriet Beecher Stowe


#everyday #everyday life #great #heroic #insipid






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