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Admitting weakness seems to be such a severe psychic threat for Bush that when he makes a mistake it's safer just to reinforce it. The strategy creates a perverse system of rewards and punishments.


Tina Brown


#bush #creates #just #makes #mistake

I always thought of photography as a naughty thing to do - that was one of my favorite things about it, and when I first did it, I felt very perverse.


Diane Arbus


#always #did #favorite #favorite things #felt

There was a perverse side of me, with things like Van Helsing coming out. I didn't want to go down that route.


Terry Gilliam


#down #go #i #like #me

I would tell anyone who wants something from someone else to feign not wanting it. People are perverse. If you show great affection to them, they'll run the other way.


Hedy Lamarr


#anyone #else #feign #great #i

I'm a little bit perverse, and I just hate doing the thing that's the most obvious.


Daniel Day-Lewis


#doing #hate #i #just #little

. . . in seclusion, she had secluded herself from a thousand natural and healing influences; that, her mind, brooding solitary, had grown diseased, as all minds do and must and will that reverse the appointed order of their Maker . . .


Charles Dickens


#diseased #mind #perverse #perverted #reverse

Isn't that the most perverse thing you've ever heard?


John Waters


#heard #most #perverse #thing #you

Solitude gives birth to the original in us, to beauty unfamiliar and perilous - to poetry. But also, it gives birth to the opposite: to the perverse, the illicit, the absurd.


Thomas Mann


#also #beauty #birth #gives #opposite

A lot of my characters in all of my books have a self-destructive urge. They'll do precisely the thing that they know is wrong, take a perverse delight in doing the wrong thing.


Richard Russo


#characters #delight #doing #know #lot

Our career path has tended to be the most perverse and contrary approach to the entertainment industry imaginable, while at the same time doing the kinds of things that you have to do, the videos, the photos and all that sort of stuff.


Peter Garrett


#career #career path #contrary #doing #entertainment






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