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  • Private Benjamin is a 1980 film about a spoiled, wealthy woman who joins the US Army after her husband dies of a heart attack on their wedding night.
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  • greatest fool upon earth. Benjamin Franklin, letter to Benjamin Vaughan, July 26, 1784; in Albert H. Smyth, ed., The Writings of Benjamin Franklin (1906), vol
    19 KB (2,998 words) - 20:15, 11 January 2016
  • Ronald Reagan (category United States presidential candidates, 1980)
    Press (15 February 1980). I am paying for this microphone! At a Republican primary debate in Nashua, New Hampshire (23 February 1980). The moderator had
    121 KB (17,203 words) - 01:24, 3 January 2016
  • inability of mutual comprehension". Benjamin Disraeli, Sybil, or, The Two Nations, ed. Thom Braun, book 4, chapter 8, p. 299 (1980). First published in 1845 This
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  • Politics, book 1, chapter 2.—Aristotle's Politics and Poetics, trans. Benjamin Jowett and Thomas Twining, p. 5 (1957). Jowett translated Politics. This
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  • had either the courage to announce them or the temper to receive them. Benjamin Disraeli, Coningsby, or the New Generation (1844) Book 4, Ch. 1 Science
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  • a bad move. Douglas Adams, in The Restaurant at the End of the Universe (1980), Chapter 1 "I refuse to prove that I exist," says God, "for proof denies
    175 KB (27,892 words) - 21:03, 23 January 2016
  • chapter 1, section 3, p. 139. Law never is, but is always about to be. Benjamin Cardozo, lecture to Yale Law School, 1921; The Nature of the Judicial Process
    105 KB (15,337 words) - 04:21, 9 February 2016
  • attributed to various fictional characters in films. Characters are listed according to the originating film, then the name of character the quote is attributed
    265 KB (41,617 words) - 02:31, 2 February 2016
  • or tolerate the incapacities it put upon their communities? Benjamin Harrison, Benjamin Harrison's First State of the Union Address (3 December 1889)
    439 KB (57,178 words) - 02:53, 11 February 2016
  • all born for love. It is the principle of existence and its only end. Benjamin Disraeli, Sybil (1845), Book V, Chapter IV The daily actions of religious
    539 KB (73,669 words) - 10:14, 5 February 2016
  • the Press", an address before the Monday Evening Club, Hartford (1873). Benjamin Franklin did a great many notable things for his country, and made her
    119 KB (18,699 words) - 17:53, 11 January 2016
  • 243. The flames of Moscow were the aurora of the liberty of the world. Benjamin Constant, Esprit de Conquête. Preface. (1813). But war's a game, which
    252 KB (37,769 words) - 06:20, 3 February 2016
  • religions offered answers. Walter Benjamin, "Capitalism as Religion" (1921), translated by Rodney Livingstone in Walter Benjamin: Selected Writings, Volume 1
    109 KB (16,152 words) - 16:10, 10 February 2016
  • Peter Farb (category 1980s deaths)
    Peter Farb (25 July 1925 – 8 April 1980) was an American author, anthropologist, linguist, ecologist, naturalist and spokesman for conservation, and free
    37 KB (5,469 words) - 21:20, 10 December 2014
  • Jefferson, the leading Enlightenment figure in the United States, along with Benjamin Franklin, who took exactly the same view, argued that dependence will lead
    225 KB (33,315 words) - 18:53, 10 January 2016
  • by all other men upon one man, after the manner of a modern democracy. Benjamin Tucker, Address to Unitarian Ministers (1890) THE Universal Father
    65 KB (8,802 words) - 18:56, 23 December 2015
  • character without a moment's hesitation. Responding to the social theories of Benjamin Kidd, in "Kidd's 'Social Evolution'" in The North American Review (July
    280 KB (43,050 words) - 13:46, 26 January 2016
  • New York Times, 1942-10-22, p. 13). In his article "The Hidden Tyranny," Benjamin Freedman attributed this quotation to an article in the isolationist publication
    158 KB (23,711 words) - 10:53, 9 February 2016
  • Madonna (entertainer) (category Film directors)
    first name Madonna, is an American pop singer-songwriter, record and film producer, film director, dancer, actress, author and a fashion icon. Guinness World
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