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'Why buy a book when you can join a library'

'People see me in the suit and they know I'm not fooling anyone, they know I'm rock and roll through and through'

'It's the one thing I actively don't like: just being recognized'

'She said, 'I'm your biggest fan,' and I said, 'Who are you?' She said, 'Paris Hilton''

'It's an honor to be on the same network that gave us 'The Sopranos,' ... They made me an offer I couldn't refuse.'

'The more you understand something, I think the more you can enjoy it.'

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Early in life I had noticed that no event is ever correctly reported in a newspaper - George Orwell
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Alfred Becomes King of Wessex - 0871, English order of knighthood founded - 1348, Birth of Shakespeare - 1564, Death of Shakespeare - 1616, Charles II is crowned - 1661, First Broadcast by British Monarch - 1924, Death of Blair Peach - 1979
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