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#illusions

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Show me a man who claims he is objective and I'll show you a man with illusions.


Henry R. Luce


#i #illusions #man #me #objective

The belief in the possibility of a short decisive war appears to be one of the most ancient and dangerous of human illusions.


Robert Wilson Lynd


#appears #belief #dangerous #decisive #human

I have no illusions at all about being a sex symbol. None of my former girlfriends ever thought of me that way, and I don't have any packs of women chasing me down the street like a Brad Pitt or someone like that.


Tobey Maguire


#any #being #brad #brad pitt #chasing

I like the idea that we build up these walls or rules or laws to maintain our reality, and when they fall away, you're left with a whole bunch of illusions.


Sarah McLachlan


#build #bunch #fall #i #idea

I never look at other people's work. My mind has to be completely focused on my own illusions.


Alexander McQueen


#focused #i #illusions #look #mind

I had great faith in Irish actors, that they'd be hip to the whole theatre thing, and they are. I had no illusions of coming over here as some kind of big shot. It's been a learning experience for me too.


Christopher Meloni


#big #big shot #coming #experience #faith

History is one of those marvelous and necessary illusions we have to deal with. It's one of the ways of dealing with our world with impossible generalities which we couldn't live without.


Howard Nemerov


#dealing #generalities #history #illusions #impossible

Because our generation has waited so long to have babies, we feel we've 'discovered' something that women have been doing for thousands of years. I have no illusions that I will be in the same situation as the average working mother. I'm not trying to prove anything - I just want to have kids.


Jane Pauley


#average #babies #because #been #discovered

It takes a lot to wound a man without illusions.


Ellis Peters


#lot #man #takes #without #wound

By that I mean, I think that it is true that politics and political heroes have to satisfy our need to be greater than mortal in some way, and that's led them into creating illusions, sound bites, focus groups that tell you what to do.


Sydney Pollack


#creating #focus #focus groups #greater #groups






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