Quotes about Escape.

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I was brought up in the countryside in Ireland and would go bonkers if I couldn't escape the city. I like to wake and hear birds tweeting, not the low drone of traffic.
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Music has always been a dominant force in my life. As a young kid, it was a way for me to escape everyday life.
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There are millions of people living Thoreau's life of quiet desperation, and they do not have the language to escape from that desperation.
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What is needed, rather than running away or controlling or suppressing or any other resistance, is understanding fear; that means, watch it, learn about it, come directly into contact with it. We are to learn about fear, not how to escape from it.
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No matter how long what I'm doing here lasts, I want to be a songwriter for the rest of my life. I love it and it's my escape.
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When you play against dirty players or very tough players, it's easy to escape because you know what they're going to do. But when the player is tough but intelligent, it's much more difficult.
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In the free/libre software movement, we develop software that respects users' freedom, so we and you can escape from software that doesn't.
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The first song is called 'London.' It's about two Russian soldiers who desert the Russian army and escape to London, where they indulge in a life of crime.
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I could always escape into this demi-monde of homosexuality, which I feel really indebted to. It stopped me being a 'mummy's boy.'
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Adventurous reading allows one to escape a little from the provincialities of one's home culture and the blinders of one's narrow self.
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Good men, whether they be Christians or rationalists, do not desire to discriminate between races, but the distinctions implanted by Nature are too conspicuous to escape the observation of our senses.
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I submitted manuscripts to publishers. This was not so much a feeling that I should be published as a wish to escape the feared and hated drudgery of normal work.
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As far as Athens is concerned, I also think about all those people who are trying to escape tax all the time. All these people in Greece who are trying to escape tax.
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For me, reading was always the great escape without getting your fingers burnt.
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Our eyes only see the big dimensions, but beyond those there are others that escape detection because they are so small.
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Houdini connected to people on an emotional level so that when he would escape that straight jacket it wasn't about the straight jacket. It was about people looking at it and escaping poverty. When you have that it's the truest form of magic.
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I love America the way I love my family - I was born into it. And there's no escape out of it.
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In the summer of '84, you just couldn't escape the Born in the USA record.
Born, Escape, Just, Record, Summer, USA, You
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It is more dangerous that even a guilty person should be punished without the forms of law than that he should escape.
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I don't watch a lot of comedy. For relaxation and escape, I watch shows about how people survive bear attacks. Or old episodes of 'Law and Order,' the Benjamin Bratt/Jerry Orbach era.
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When I have a bad day, I dream about opening up a gelato stand on the streets of Sydney, Australia. Doesn't everyone have a random escape fantasy?
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The cross of the Legion of Honor has been conferred on me. However, few escape that distinction.
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My first concept was for a game in which you were a prisoner of war and simply had to escape. If you were caught, you'd be brought back to the prison. The idea was for a non-combat game.
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In my youth, daydreaming nurtured me, provided a safe haven. I'd sleep for twelve hours and even when awake escape to the safe place in my mind.
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Every life is narrow. Our only escape is not to run away, but to learn to love the people we are and the world in which we find ourselves.

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