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I don't chart out the life histories of the people I play. If I did, I'd be in trouble. I work with my heart and my head, and naturally emotions follow.


Ernest Borgnine


#did #emotions #follow #head #heart

There must be possible a fiction which, leaving sociology and case histories to the scientists, can arrive at the truth about the human condition, here and now, with all the bright magic of the fairy tale.


Ralph Ellison


#arrive #bright #case #condition #fairy

Society mends its wounds. And that's invariably true in all the tragedies, in the comedies as well. And certainly in the histories.


Charlton Heston


#comedies #histories #invariably #society #tragedies

The histories which we have of the great tragedy give no idea of the general wretchedness, the squalid misery, which entered into every individual life in the region given up to the war. Where the armies camped the destruction was absolute.


Rebecca Harding Davis


#armies #camped #destruction #entered #every

Political corruption is endemic all over this country, in some places worse than others, right? On crime, you have all the major American cities where the crime rates at different points in their histories, have spiked dramatically.


Mitch Landrieu


#american cities #cities #corruption #country #crime

The histories of mankind are histories only of the higher classes.


Thomas Malthus


#higher #histories #mankind #only

Recounting their histories, people often sound like interested bystanders to their own lives.


Hugh Mackay


#interested #like #lives #often #own

Hugh Everett's work has been described by many people in terms of many worlds, the idea being that every one of the various alternative histories, branching histories, is assigned some sort of reality.


Murray Gell-Mann


#assigned #been #being #described #every

I don't think you really can send an exact message, because any two viewers are so disparate, in terms of their backgrounds, their point of view, their histories, that there's no telling what that message might be.


Martin Mull


#backgrounds #because #disparate #exact #histories

There is no history of mankind, there are only many histories of all kinds of aspects of human life. And one of these is the history of political power. This is elevated into the history of the world.


Karl Popper


#elevated #histories #history #human #human life






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