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Kurt Vonnegut

"We would be a lot safer if the Government would take its money out of science and put it into astrology and the reading of palms. Only in superstition is there hope. If you want to become a friend of civilization, then become an enemy of the truth and a fanatic for harmless balderdash." Kurt Vonnegut
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Adam Smith

"Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition." Adam Smith
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Oscar Wilde

"There is no such thing as an omen. Destiny does not send us heralds. She is too wise or too cruel for that." Oscar Wilde
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"A superstition is a premature explanation that overstays its time." George Iles
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Adam Dennis

"No, my superstition might be not having any. Come playoff time, you like to get into routines, but that's all. You get into superstitious things and it makes you think about other things." Adam Dennis
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Thomas Jefferson

"I have recently been examining all the known superstitions of the world, and do not find in our particular superstition (Christianity) one redeeming feature. They are all alike founded on fables and mythology." Thomas Jefferson
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"Superstition brings bad luck" Paul Carvel
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"Superstition Vistas sits out there vacant, not because there aren't buyers for it, but because we can't plan it. We don't have the money. Our inability to plan the land has caused development to leap over it. That's not supposed to happen." Mark Winkleman
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"It's not superstition. I keep getting hit, so I've kept wearing it. The trainer told me it could still break again if I got hit. The eye holes are big and I can see fine, so why not leave it on?" Krista Rappahahn
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"It is bad luck to fall out of a thirteenth story window on Friday." American Proverbs
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Harriet Stowe

"No one is so thoroughly superstitious as the godless man." Harriet Stowe
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"The worst superstition is to consider our own tolerable." Doris Lessing
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Marcus Tullius Cicero

"Superstition is an unreasoning fear of God." Marcus Tullius Cicero
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Joseph Joubert

"Superstition is the only religion of which base souls are capable of." Joseph Joubert
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Victor Hugo

"Superstition, bigotry and prejudice, ghosts though they are, cling tenaciously to life; they are shades armed with tooth and claw. They must be grappled with unceasingly, for it is a fateful part of human destiny that it is condemned to wage perpetual war against ghosts. A shade is not easily taken by the throat and destroyed." Victor Hugo
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"My only feeling about superstition is that it's unlucky to be behind at the end of the game." Duffy Daugherty
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William Hazlitt

"Mankind are an incorrigible race. Give them but bugbears and idols -- it is all that they ask; the distinctions of right and wrong, of truth and falsehood, of good and evil, are worse than indifferent to them." William Hazlitt
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"I guess it is superstition in that regard. I like 98. I had my best years in 98." Grant Wistrom
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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Superstition is the poetry of life." Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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Francis Bacon

"There is a superstition in avoiding superstition." Francis Bacon
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George Santayana

"Men become superstitious, not because they have too much imagination, but because they are not aware that they have any." George Santayana
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Birth: 1929-05-04 Death: 1993-01-20

"I believe in pink. I believe that laughing is the best calorie burner. I believe in kissing, kissing a lot. I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong. I believe that happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day and I believe in miracles."

Born in 1929, Audrey almost pursued a career in ballet instead of acting. During World War II, it was said that she danced to raise money for the underground movement. While filming Secret People in 1952, director William Wyler spotted her and believed she'd be perfect for the part of the English princess opposite Gregory Peck in Roman Holiday. It was her breakout performance, for which she won an Oscar. She went on to become one of Hollywood's biggest stars. Her beauty, elegance, charm and humor captivated audiences as well as the actors playing opposite her, leading Cary Grant to onc…



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