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'The party told you to reject the evidence...

'The party told you to reject the evidence of your eyes and ears. It was their final, most essential command.' - George Orwell, 1984
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โ€œAnyone can slay a dragon, he told me, but try wak...

โ€œAnyone can slay a dragon, he told me, but try waking up every morning & loving the world all over again. That's what takes a real hero.โ€ - Brian Andreas
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Iโ€™ve told you, Bernard. Never place y...

Iโ€™ve told you, Bernard. Never place your trust in us. Weโ€™re only human. Inevitably, we will disappoint you.-Westworld
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I told my wife the truth. I told her I was seeing a psychi...

I told my wife the truth. I told her I was seeing a psychiatrist. Then she told me the truth: that she was seeing a psychiatrist two plumbers, and a bartender. ...Rodney Dangerfield
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He told me to live everyday again, almost exactly the same. The...

He told me to live everyday again, almost exactly the same. The first time with all the tensions and worries that stop us noticing how sweet the world can be. The second time, noticing.- About Time
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"A lie told oft...

"A lie told often enough becomes the truth." โ€” Lenin
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Life's but a walking shadow, a poor player that struts and frets ...

Life's but a walking shadow, a poor player that struts and frets his hour upon the stage and then is heard no more: it is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing. -Shakespeare
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โ€œI have an almost complete disregard of precedent, and a faith in the possibility of ...

โ€œI have an almost complete disregard of precedent, and a faith in the possibility of something better. It irritates me to be told how things have always been done. I defy the tyranny of precedent. I go for anything new that might improve the past.โ€ -Clara Barton
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"You really took me too hig...

"You really took me too high, you really put me on a pedestal. I told you, I can't fly."
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โ€œI'm strong enough I've always told myself I never wanna n...

โ€œI'm strong enough I've always told myself I never wanna need somebody else But I've already fallen from that hill So I'm dropping my guard, Here's your chance at my heartโ€ -britt-
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โ€œDaddy always told me, son, just cause...

โ€œDaddy always told me, son, just cause youโ€™re paranoid, that donโ€™t mean that somebody ainโ€™t out to get you.โ€ โ€”Boyd Crowder
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โ€œI realized that I had been hurt by broken people, not Jesus. Jes...

โ€œI realized that I had been hurt by broken people, not Jesus. Jesus is what He told me He wasโ€”He was the healer of broken people.โ€ โ€“ Austin French (Christian recording artist via Jesus Calling podcast)
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โ€œWell my Daddy told me โ€˜Donโ€™t ever mi...

โ€œWell my Daddy told me โ€˜Donโ€™t ever miss a good chance to shut up.โ€™ And that means donโ€™t talk past the close.โ€ -Dr. Phil
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I told the doctor I was overtired, anxiety-ridden, co...

I told the doctor I was overtired, anxiety-ridden, compulsively active, constantly depressed, with recurring fits of paranoia. Turns out I'm normal. ...Jules Feiffer
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"Doing as others told me, I was blind. Coming when ot...

"Doing as others told me, I was blind. Coming when others called me, I was lost. Then I left everyone, myself as well. Then I found everyone, myself as well." --Rumi
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โ€œHistory is a pack of lies about ev...

โ€œHistory is a pack of lies about events that never happened told by people who werenโ€™t there.โ€ โ€•George Santayana
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โ€œA truth that's told with b...

โ€œA truth that's told with bad intent Beats all the lies you can invent.โ€ โ€• William Blake
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โ€œNothing hurts more, than being ...

โ€œNothing hurts more, than being told youโ€™re useless by the person you wanted to help the most.โ€ -Unknown
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โ€œI told her I was lost in this world, and she smiled, ...

โ€œI told her I was lost in this world, and she smiled, because she was too. We were all lost somehow, but we didnโ€™t care, we had in the chaos, found each other.โ€ -atticus
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โ€œSon, I used to do it I know just how bad it h...

โ€œSon, I used to do it I know just how bad it hurts and I donโ€™t think I could watch it happen to youโ€ - My dad when I told him I want to ride bulls
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"God never gives you more than you c...

"God never gives you more than you can handle" my Nana told me that last year when I was going through a hard time.
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"My doctor told me to stop having i...

"My doctor told me to stop having intimate dinners for four. Unless there are three other people." โ€” Orson Welles
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Nobody has EVER changed the ...

Nobody has EVER changed the world by doing what the world has told them to do โ€” Eddy Zhong
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The truth is never as dange...

The truth is never as dangerous as a lie in the long run. โ€”Poppy Parnell, Truth Be Told
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โ€œSomeone once told me the definition of hell; on...

โ€œSomeone once told me the definition of hell; on your last day on earth, the person you could have become will meet the person you becameโ€ - Anonymous
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People should "pry" more often & those "pried" should be more willing. Whats wrong with people...

People should "pry" more often & those "pried" should be more willing. Whats wrong with people wanting to learn about you? Your life is a unique story told by the best person available to tell this story; you. Think about what we could learn about each other if we weren't so private and reserved!
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Thereโ€™s a difference betw...

Thereโ€™s a difference between knowing what youโ€™re told, and doing what youโ€™re told.
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Long time ago I used to have a ...

Long time ago I used to have a life, until someone told me to create a Facebook account.... Anonymous
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"And did you know the liberty bell is a replica? / Silently housed in...

"And did you know the liberty bell is a replica? / Silently housed in its original walls / And while its dreams played music in the night / Quietly / It was told to believe" - Mitski (Last Words of a Shooting Star)
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It also occurred to him that throughout history, humankind has told two stories...

It also occurred to him that throughout history, humankind has told two stories: the story of a lost ship sailing the Mediterranean seas in quest of a beloved isle, and the story of a god who allows himself to be crucified on Golgotha. - Borges
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โ€œTime is funny. The things we do become the things we did. A...

โ€œTime is funny. The things we do become the things we did. And the things we did sometimes become our undoing. Makes us think about the things we do do. Told you it was funny.โ€ - The Tick
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"Why do you laugh? Change ...

"Why do you laugh? Change but the name, and the story is told of yourself." --Horace
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โ€œI told him I believed in hell, and that certain people, like me, had to live in hell before ...

โ€œI told him I believed in hell, and that certain people, like me, had to live in hell before they died, to make up for missing out on it after death, since they didn't believe in life after death, and what each person believed happened to him when he died.โ€ โ€•Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar
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"When I was a boy I was told that any...

"When I was a boy I was told that anybody could become President. Now I'm beginning to believe it." โ€” Clarence Darrow
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Morality is doing what is right, regardless of...

Morality is doing what is right, regardless of what you are told. Religion is doing what you are told, regardless of what is right. - H.L. Mencken
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"Can you remember who you were...

"Can you remember who you were, before the world told you who you should be?" - Charles Bukowski
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People who drink to drown their...

People who drink to drown their sorrow should be told that sorrow knows how to swim. -- Ann Landers
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I'm looking for a quote that goes something like "I don...

I'm looking for a quote that goes something like "I don't believe St. Peter lets anyone into heaven who simply says they followed what some George or Harry told them to do."
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"The difficulty is that nobody understands what you ...

"The difficulty is that nobody understands what you mean until they stumble upon it in their own experience, and then remember what they were told." โ€”Harold Speed
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"I've gone into hundreds of [fortune-teller's parlors], and hav...

"I've gone into hundreds of [fortune-teller's parlors], and have been told thousands of things, but nobody ever told me I was a policewoman getting ready to arrest her." โ€” New York City detective
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"The trouble with these people is that their c...

"The trouble with these people is that their cities have never been bombed and their mothers have never been told to shut up." -Charles Bukowski
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โ€œWhen I was 5 years old my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I ...

โ€œWhen I was 5 years old my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down โ€˜happyโ€™. They told me I didnโ€™t understand the question. I told them they didnโ€™t understand life.โ€ - John Lennon
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Once in a while it really hits people that...

Once in a while it really hits people that they don't have to experience the world in the way they have been told to -- Alan Keightley
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"The victor will neve...

"The victor will never be asked if he told the truth." ~Adolft Hitler~
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โ€œYou get a strange feeling when you're about to leave a place, I told him, like you'll not only...

โ€œYou get a strange feeling when you're about to leave a place, I told him, like you'll not only miss the people you love but you'll miss the person you are now at this time and this place, because you'll never be this way ever again.โ€ โ€•Azar Nafisi, Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books
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Itโ€™s good to leave each day behind, like flowin...

Itโ€™s good to leave each day behind, like flowing water free of sadness. Yesterday is gone and its tale is told. Today new seeds are growing. - Rumi
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"Re-examine all you have been told at sc...

"Re-examine all you have been told at school or church or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your own soul." ~ Walt Whitman
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"A lie told oft...

"A lie told often enough becomes the truth." โ€” Lenin
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"In fact, this country was founded by ...

"In fact, this country was founded by a group of slave owners who told us that all men are created equal." -George Carlin
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โ€œSomeone told me that โ€˜timeโ€™ is a predator that stalks us all our lives. But I...

โ€œSomeone told me that โ€˜timeโ€™ is a predator that stalks us all our lives. But I rather believe that time is a companion who goes with us on the journey and reminds us to cherish every moment because it will never come again.โ€ - Jean Luc Picard
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"I told the doctor I broke my leg ...

"I told the doctor I broke my leg in two places. He told me to quit going to those places." โ€” Henny Youngman
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"A mountain man ...

"A mountain man once told me, let fear be your guide."
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"The difficulty is that nobody understands what you ...

"The difficulty is that nobody understands what you mean until they stumble upon it in their own experience, and then remember what they were told." -Harold Speed
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"Everything the Soviets told us about Communi...

"Everything the Soviets told us about Communism was a lie. Unfortunately, everything they told us about Capitalism was true." -- Russian joke
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"Lifeโ€ฆis a tale told by an idiot...

"Lifeโ€ฆis a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing." - Shakespeare (Macbeth)
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