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It's a cyclical thing. When they make one, everyone loves them. Different genres come around in succession. People always welcome the western. It's America's genre.


Robert Duvall


#america #around #come #cyclical #different

Ideas which have been developed simultaneously or in immediate succession in the same mind mutually reproduce each other, and do this with greater ease in the direction of the original succession and with a certainty proportional to the frequency with which they were together.


Hermann Ebbinghaus


#certainty #developed #direction #each #ease

The historic ascent of humanity, taken as a whole, may be summarized as a succession of victories of consciousness over blind forces - in nature, in society, in man himself.


Leon Trotsky


#blind #consciousness #forces #himself #historic

Happiness is not a brilliant climax to years of grim struggle and anxiety. It is a long succession of little decisions simply to be happy in the moment.


J. Donald Walters


#be happy #brilliant #climax #decisions #grim

Education can counteract the natural tendency to do the wrong thing, but the inexorable succession of generations requires that the basis for this knowledge be constantly refreshed.


Garrett Hardin


#constantly #counteract #education #generations #inexorable

I was very influenced by the musicals and romantic comedies of the 1930s. I admired Gene Harlow and such, which probably explains why, since the end of my marriage, I've dated nothing but a succession of blondes.


Hugh Hefner


#blondes #comedies #dated #end #explains

One thing at a time, all things in succession. That which grows fast withers as rapidly; and that which grows slow endures.


J. G. Holland


#endures #fast #grows #one thing #rapidly

Striking out Ruth and Gehrig in succession was too big an order.


Carl Hubbell


#gehrig #order #out #ruth #striking

Man approaches the unattainable truth through a succession of errors.


Aldous Huxley


#errors #man #succession #through #truth

There are things that I would say that you could call an instant of time; or better, a now. As we live we seem to move through a succession of instants of time, nows, and the question is, what are they? There are where everything in the universe is at this moment, now.


Julian Barbour


#call #could #everything #i #instant






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