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I've wanted somehow to convey to you the sensations - the atmospheric pressure, you might say - of what it is to be seriously a long-term prisoner in an American prison. Jack Henry Abbott

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Can you imagine Simon as a kid? His imaginary friends probably never wanted to play with him. Paula Abdul

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I didn't really seek attention. I just wanted to play the game well and go home. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

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I wanted to play baseball! Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

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Classical musicians do this all the time. They want perfection. So they piece things together. Eight bars of this and six bars of that. Glenn Gould said that with a recording he wanted to make perfect versions of pieces. John Abercrombie

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I really wanted to work and become independent. Victoria Abril

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My father is an actor, so he brought me into his agency when I was young. It wasn't something I wanted to do until high school, when I started taking theater and really liked it. Then an agent found me and wanted me to come out to Los Angeles and give it a shot. I gave myself six months, but it only took me like a week to get a job. Jensen Ackles

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I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be. Douglas Adams

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In the past I have defended the right of the IRA to engage in armed struggle. I did so because there was no alternative for those who would not bend the knee, or turn a blind eye to oppression, or for those who wanted a national republic. Gerry Adams

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I wrote in the book very specifically what I wanted to write about, period, and left it at. Kate Adie

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Up to now I've done everything I've wanted to do the way I wanted to do myself. Hasil Adkins

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I remember back when I was a kid there was a comic strip called Plastic Man. His body was elastic and he could make his extremities as long as he wanted. As a youngster I didn't fully appreciate. But I'm now thinking Plastic Man was probably pretty popular with the ladies. Ben Affleck

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My family would be supportive if I said I wanted to be a Martian, wear only banana skins, make love to ashtrays, and eat tree bark. Casey Affleck

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They wanted me to do Scream 2, and I hate talking about movies I turned down, because it sounds judgmental. There's nothing wrong with horror movies. I enjoy watching them. The main reason I turn a part down is if I think I won't be good. Casey Affleck

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I always wanted to have my own album released before I graduated from high school. Christina Aguilera

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We are not afraid of nuclear weapons. The point is that if we had in fact wanted to build a nuclear bomb, we are brave enough to say that we want it. But we never do that. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

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An album is such a personal thing. It's something I always wanted to do. It's me doing me, singing as me. Danny Aiello

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The choreographer for the Milton Berle show wanted me to audition. I walked away from that. Danny Aiello

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There's no such thing as a perfect guy. I think it would be strange if somebody was absolutely everything you always wanted, because then there'd be no challenge. Also, you'd feel inferior. Jessica Alba

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It was my family that wanted me to be a teacher. That was safe, you see. To be a painter was terrible. Josef Albers

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My parents were horrified when I told them I wanted to be an author. Lloyd Alexander

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I actually wanted to be an exotic dancer, but that didn't work out so I thought I'd take on acting. Sasha Alexander

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My parents wanted me to go to law school. Sasha Alexander

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The production team's first meeting took place at my house. I had ideas and a color scheme in mind, how I wanted the movie to look, because that has to be a real collaboration. Debbie Allen

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Wilson thought in terms of the whole world; Harding was for America first. And, finally, whereas Wilson wanted America to exert itself nobly, Harding wanted to give it a rest. Frederick Lewis Allen