„Folks, I'm telling you,
birthing is hard
and dying is mean-
so get yourself
a little loving
in between.“

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„I can talk about humility, but I'm not humble. I mean, if you say, 'I'm humble,' you've just contradicted yourself. But I'm trying to be, man, I'm trying so hard.“

—  Mike Tyson American boxer 1966

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„This is the time of tension between dying and birth
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—  T.S. Eliot 20th century English author 1888 - 1965

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And the weak spirit quickens to rebel
For the bent golden-rod and the lost sea smell
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„I'm telling you, it's fu**ing hard to be classy“

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„I hate all those weathermen, too, who tell you that rain is bad weather. There's no such thing as bad weather, just the wrong clothing, so get yourself a sexy raincoat and live a little.“

—  Billy Connolly British comedian 1942

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„Well let me tell you something, I can't be nobody but myself. Ya know what I'm saying? The thing that makes the world love Flav is Flav being himself. So honestly man, to tell you the truth: it was not hard to be myself. It was real easy.“

—  Flavor Flav American rapper 1959

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