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#tragedy

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Only a great mind that is overthrown yields tragedy.


Jacques Barzun


#great mind #mind #only #overthrown #tragedy

Everybody knows about Pearl Harbor. The thing that really fascinated me is that through this tragedy there was this amazing American heroism.


Michael Bay


#amazing #american #everybody #fascinated #harbor

I thought there had to be something I could do because it seemed crazy that, in addition to the psychological tragedy each woman has to face, came also all the rest.


Emma Bonino


#also #because #came #could #crazy

I love John Irving's stuff. It's that marriage of comedy and tragedy. It's really terrific.


Jeff Bridges


#i #i love #john #love #marriage

David Brinkley was an icon of modern broadcast journalism, a brilliant writer who could say in a few words what the country needed to hear during times of crisis, tragedy and triumph.


Tom Brokaw


#broadcast #could #country #crisis #david

Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you fall into an open sewer and die.


Mel Brooks


#comedy #cut #die #fall #finger

When the systems we expect to help us actually hurt us, we have tragedy.


Carter Burwell


#expect #help #hurt #systems #tragedy

The tragedy for comedians is there's nothing more they want than to be liked. We desperately seek approval. It's almost like a personality disorder you can do as a job.


Jimmy Carr


#approval #comedians #desperately #disorder #job

The acts of the human race on the world's stage have doubtless a coherent unity, but the meaning of the vast tragedy enacted will be visible only to the eye of God, until the end, which will reveal it perhaps to the last man.


Alfred de Vigny


#coherent #doubtless #enacted #end #eye

It's every woman's tragedy, that, after a certain age, she looks like a female impersonator. Mind you, we've known some lovely female impersonators, in our time.


Angela Carter


#age #certain #certain age #every #female






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