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List of Second Quotes

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Our culture runs on coffee and gasoline, the first often tasting like the second. Edward Abbey

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I think my prose reads as if English were my second language. By the time I get to the end of a paragraph, I'm dodging bullets and gasping for breath. Lynn Abbey

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I'm a writer first and an editor second... or maybe third or even fourth. Successful editing requires a very specific set of skills, and I don't claim to have all of them at my command. Lynn Abbey

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Now, on the St. Louis team we have Who's on first, What's on second, I Don't Know is on third. Bud Abbott

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For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen. Douglas Adams

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Anybody can win - unless there happens to be a second entry. George Ade

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But in the first Gulf war the United Kingdom was not under any threat from Iraq, and is still less so in the second one. Then there is no justification for obstructing freedom of information, particularly as nations have a right to know what their soldiers are being used for. Kate Adie

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Public opinion is a second conscience. William R. Alger

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When we played softball, I'd steal second base, feel guilty and go back. Woody Allen

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The silent film has a lot of meanings. The first part of the film is comic. It represents the burlesque feel of those silent films. But I think that the second part of the film is full of tenderness and emotion. Pedro Almodovar

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I was born in Montreal in 1939, the second son of poor immigrants. Sidney Altman

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My mother used to take my brother and me to get any books we wanted, but they were second hand books published in the '30s and '40s. I liked scary books. Alejandro Amenabar

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I'm a musician first, a food-lover second, a dirty mouth with feet, and a girl last time I checked. Tori Amos

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The first draught serveth for health, the second for pleasure, the third for shame, and the fourth for madness. Anacharsis

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Comedy is second nature for me. Anthony Anderson

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Every spare second I would write, somehow. On my lunch hour, too. Kevin J. Anderson

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The great secret behind classified projects is that most of them are so utterly boring and uninteresting that James Bond wouldn't even take a second look at them. Kevin J. Anderson

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I see and write things first as an artist, second as a woman, and third as a New Yorker. All three have built-in perspectives that aren't neutral. Laurie Anderson

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In the movies, Bette Davis lights two cigarettes and hands the second one to James Cagney. It was just so glamorous and romantic. Loni Anderson

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I had to choose between American and British actors, and it didn't take me more than a second to decide: Russians are Europeans and should be played by other Europeans. Jean-Jacques Annaud

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The art of motion pictures is pictorial and language comes a distant second. Jean-Jacques Annaud

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Fame is addictive. Money is addictive. Attention is addictive. But golf is second to none. Marc Anthony

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If every editor turns you down, maybe you should take a second look at your text, however, just in case. Piers Anthony

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When my mother left her second husband, she wrote her autobiography and presented it to him for his approval. David Antin

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We did like 12 shows, then we did the entire Ozzfest with the first half completely booked; then we did the second half with a couple days off here and there. Tom Araya