Obviously Quotes

β€œThe fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas cov...

β€œThe fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas covered planet going around a nuclear fireball 90 million miles away and think this to be normal is obviously some indication of how skewed our perspective tends to be.” ― Douglas Adams
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"Ah, this is obviously some strange...

"Ah, this is obviously some strange usage of the word 'safe' that I wasn't previously aware of." β€” Douglas Adams
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I hate it when people act like t...

I hate it when people act like they are better than everyone else because I’m obviously better than them
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"People who get nostalgic ab...

"People who get nostalgic about childhood were obviously never children." β€” Bill Watterson
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"If everything seems to be goi...

"If everything seems to be going well, you have obviously overlooked something." - Steven Wright
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β€œAnd sometimes in life, I imagine, good things do happen. Most of the time, ...

β€œAnd sometimes in life, I imagine, good things do happen. Most of the time, it's the opposite, obviously. But I don't think you should rule out the possibility that just occasionally chance might deal you a good card” -Sebastian Faulks
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"Many of you know that I got my name, Barack, from my father. What you may no...

"Many of you know that I got my name, Barack, from my father. What you may not know is Barack is actually Swahili for 'That One.' And I got my middle name from somebody who obviously didn't think I'd ever run for president." -Barack Obama
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"Obviously God was a solutio...

"Obviously God was a solution, and obviously none so satisfactory will ever be found again."
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β€œThe fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a g...

β€œThe fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas covered planet going around a nuclear fireball 90 million miles away and think this to be normal is obviously some indication of how skewed our perspective tends to be.”
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A man who is protecting himself con...

A man who is protecting himself constantly through knowledge is obviously not a truth-seeker. Jiddu Krishnamurti
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"Busyness serves as a kind of existential reassurance, a hedge against emptin...

"Busyness serves as a kind of existential reassurance, a hedge against emptiness: Obviously your life cannot possibly be silly or trivial or meaningless if you are so busy, completely booked, in demand every hour of the day." -Tim Kreider
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A man who is protecting himself con...

A man who is protecting himself constantly through knowledge is obviously not a truth-seeker. Jiddu Krishnamurti
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A man who is protecting himself con...

A man who is protecting himself constantly through knowledge is obviously not a truth-seeker. Jiddu Krishnamurti
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Ralph Waldo asked what we would do if the stars came out once in a thousand years. No one would s...

Ralph Waldo asked what we would do if the stars came out once in a thousand years. No one would sleep that night, obviously. The world would create religions overnight. We would be ecstatic, made rapturous by the glory of God. Instead, the stars come out every night and we watch TV - Paul Hawkens
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β€œI've never fooled anyone. I've let people fool themselves. They didn't bother t...

β€œI've never fooled anyone. I've let people fool themselves. They didn't bother to find out who and what I was. Instead they would invent a character for me. I wouldn't argue with them. They were obviously loving somebody I wasn't.” ― Marilyn Monroe
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"The fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas cov...

"The fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas covered planet going around a nuclear fireball 90 million miles away and think this to be normal is obviously some indication of how skewed our perspective tends to be." - Douglas Adams
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β€œI've never fooled anyone. I've let people fool themselves. They didn't bother t...

β€œI've never fooled anyone. I've let people fool themselves. They didn't bother to find out who and what I was. Instead they would invent a character for me. I wouldn't argue with them. They were obviously loving somebody I wasn't.” ― Marilyn Monroe
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If you can keep your head when all about you a...

If you can keep your head when all about you are losing theirs, obviously you have no conception of the magnitude of the problem. -- Arthur Dent
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β€œIf you hear that someone is speaking ill of you, instead of trying to ...

β€œIf you hear that someone is speaking ill of you, instead of trying to defend yourself you should say: "He obviously does not know me very well, since there are so many other faults he could have mentioned."” β€” Epictetus
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"They say the world is a stage. But obviously t...

"They say the world is a stage. But obviously the play is unrehearsed and everybody is ad-libbing his lines." - Calvin and Hobbes, by Bill Watterson.
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"If everything seems to be going...

"If everything seems to be going well, you obviously don't know what the hell is going on." - Anonymous
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β€œAnd sometimes in life, I imagine, good things do happen. Most of the time, it's...

β€œAnd sometimes in life, I imagine, good things do happen. Most of the time, it's the opposite, obviously. But I don't think you should rule out the possibility that just occasionally chance might deal you a good card.” – Sebastian Faulks (Engleby)
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The fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas cov...

The fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas covered planet going around a nuclear fireball 90 million miles away and think this to be normal is obviously some indication of how skewed our perspective tends to be. -Douglas Adams
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"A process which led from the amoeba to man appeared to the p...

"A process which led from the amoeba to man appeared to the philosophers to be obviously a progressβ€”though whether the amoeba would agree with this opinion is not known." β€” Bertrand Russell
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β€œWhat should young people do with their lives today? Many things, obviously. But ...

β€œWhat should young people do with their lives today? Many things, obviously. But the most daring thing is to create stable communities in which the terrible disease of loneliness can be cured.” ― Kurt Vonnegut, Palm Sunday: An Autobiographical Collage
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I wish things could've gone differently, obviously. That is, obvious...

I wish things could've gone differently, obviously. That is, obviously what I wish, but it didn't. What is the use for nostalgia for what didn't happen when we have to live with what did? - Welcome to Night Vale
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β€œI believe that the privacy of human beings is more important t...

β€œI believe that the privacy of human beings is more important than the security of each country, but obviously governments tend to think differently and we respect the work they do.” - Eric Klinker
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"In Communism they built walls to keep people in, in Capitalism they build walls to keep peo...

"In Communism they built walls to keep people in, in Capitalism they build walls to keep people out. In either case it's an obviously pathetic display that the people are either not allowed where they want to go, or that where they are is not where they want to be." - Marc-Uwe Kling
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"Be especially critical of an...

"Be especially critical of any statement following the word β€œobviously."" - Anna Pell Wheeler
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β€œThis is the paradox for me: in failure alone is there any possibility of ...

β€œThis is the paradox for me: in failure alone is there any possibility of success. I don't think I'm alone in this - nor do I think it's an attitude that only prevails among people whose work is obviously 'creative'.” -Will Self
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