„If you're brave enough to try, you might be able to catch a train from UnLondon to Parisn't, or No York, or Helsunki, or Lost Angeles, or Sans Francisco, or Hong Gone, or Romeless.“

—  China Miéville, libro Un Lun Dun

Fuente: Un Lun Dun

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escritor de fantasía británico 1972

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„Isn't it nice that people who prefer Los Angeles to San Francisco live there?“

—  Herb Caen American newspaper columnist 1916 - 1997

Winokur, Jon. The Portable Curmudgeon, p. 174. http://books.google.com/books?id=V0DUAXBkf_0C Plume, 1992. ISBN 0452266688

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„"Fools rush where Angels fear to tread!" Angels and Fools have equal claim
To do what Nature bids them do, sans hope of praise, sans fear of blame!“

—  Richard Francis Burton British explorer, geographer, translator, writer, soldier, orientalist, cartographer, ethnologist, spy, linguist, poe... 1821 - 1890

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„You can look out of your life like a train & see what you're heading for, but you can't stop the train.“

—  Philip Larkin English poet, novelist, jazz critic and librarian 1922 - 1985

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„You're a train wreck, but I wouldn't love you if you changed.“

—  Demi Lovato American singer, songwriter, actress, and author 1992

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„God is summoning you. Angels are summoning you. The myriads who have gone before are summoning you. We are surrounded by a "great cloud of witnesses."“

—  Henry Melvill British academic 1798 - 1871

Fuente: Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895), P. 342.
Contexto: God is summoning you. Angels are summoning you. The myriads who have gone before are summoning you. We are surrounded by a "great cloud of witnesses." The battlements of the sky seem thronged with those who have fought the good fight of faith. They bend down from the eminence, and bid us ascend, through the one Mediator, to the same lofty dwelling.

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„One problem is the destruction of the habitat, and the second is this constant catching of elephants for training, for tourism or logging. And this training that we are doing is the most brutal, primitive and stupid in the whole world.“

—  Maneka Gandhi Indian politician and activist 1956

On captive elephants, as quoted in "Indian minister's elephant alert" http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/780015.stm, BBC (6 June 2000)

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