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To Kill a Mockingbird, The Great Gatsby, Dracula, The Divine Comedy, The Dialogues of Plato, The Lord of the Rings, Bible, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Grimm's Fairy Tales, The Grapes of Wrath, Of Mice and Men, and many many more.
The Caddy, The Crow, Clerks, Young Frankenstein, Saving Private Ryan, Clerks 2, Dracula, The Ten Commandments, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Secondhand Lions, The Boondock Saints, McLintock, Hondo, The Longest Day, The Sons of Katie Elder, True Grit, Rooster Cogburn, Oceans 11, and many more.
Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr, Gene Kelly, Elvis, Counting Crows, My Morning Jacket, Colin Hay, John Cale, Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, MercyMe, Ramones, Waylon Jennings, and many more.
"I feel sorry for those who don't drink because when they wake up, it's the best they're gonna feel all day."
"Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death."
"The ideas of the ruling class are in every epoch the ruling ideas, i.e., the class which is the ruling material force of society, is at the same time its ruling intellectual force."
"Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play."
"Common sense is not so common."
"Cock your hat - angles are attitudes."
"I like women. I don't understand them, but I like them."
"I choose my friends for their good looks, my acquaintances for their good characters, and my enemies for their intellects. A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies."
"Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings."
"As long as people believe in absurdities they will continue to commit atrocities."
"It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer."
"The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function."
-F. Scott Fitzgerald
"Basically, I'm for anything that gets you through the night - be it prayer, tranquilizers or a bottle of Jack Daniels."
"I don't know where I'm going from here, but I promise it won't be boring."
"Anyone who has the power to make you believe absurdities has the power to make you commit injustices."
"Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected."
"Love may not make the world go round, but I must admit that it makes the ride worthwhile."
"Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex... It takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction."
"Sometimes doing the right thing goes against everything your heart wants. Don't make the entire AOM community hold an intervention on your behalf and show up at your doorstep with a crudely wrapped box of testicles for you. Get fixed…"
""What damage is it actively causing?"Beyond the obvious - to those coming here. It plays directly into the narrative that terrorists and islamist radical want. It gives them another reason to say "look, we were right, the US hates…"
"I've heard the Obama Iraq decision characterized as like going to the DMV and finding new regulations in place. It takes longer, but they still were processing. Politifact breaks it down nicely. the TL:DR version, trying to make the…"
"There are so many important differences between Obama's action and Trump's as to render equivalency null.
The 2011 action was predicated on a specific and credible threat. That action only halted the processing of refugee visas from one…"