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Scripture: “And God said, Let the earth bring forth the living creature after his kind, cattle, and creeping thing, and beast of the earth after his kind: and it was so. And God made the beast of the earth after his kind, and cattle after their kind, and every thing that creepeth upon the earth after his kind: and God saw that it was good.”
Politics: “We must change that deleterious environment of the 80s, that environment which was characterized by greed and hatred and selfishness and mega-mergers and debt overhang....”
Barbara Jordan, 1992 Democratic National Convention
Theatre: “If there be cords, or knives, poison, or fire, or suffocating streams, I'll not endure it.”
William Shakespeare, Othello
Film: “the Germans will not be able to help themselves from imagining the cruelty their brothers endured at our hands, and our boot heels, and the edge of our knives. And the Germans will be sickened by us. And the Germans will talk about us. And the Germans will fear us. And when the Germans close their eyes at night, and their subconscious tortures them for the evil they’ve done, it will be with thoughts of us that it tortures them with.”
Brad Pitt, Inglorious Basterds
Fiction: “By seven o'clock the orchestra has arrived, no thin five-piece affair, but a whole pitful of oboes and trombones and saxophones and viols and cornets and piccolos, and low and high drums.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby
— Katherine Mikkelson
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