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Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.

Author: George Eliot (1819-1880)

Profession: British Novelist

I envy people who can just look at a sunset. I wonder how you can shoot it. There is nothing more grotesque to me than a vacation.

Author: Dustin Hoffman (1937)

Profession: American Actor

Single-mindedness is all very well in cows or baboons; in an animal claiming to belong to the same species as Shakespeare it is simply disgraceful.

Author: Aldous Huxley (1894-1963)

Profession: British Author

It's no longer a warmth hidden in my veins: it's Venus entire and whole fastening on her prey.

Author: Jean Racine (1639-1699)

Profession: French Dramatist

To have long term success as a coach or in any position of leadership, you have to be obsessed in some way.

Author: Pat Riley (1945)

Profession: American Basketball Coach