„Have you the wing?“

—  Peter Cook

The Princess Bride (1987)

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Peter Cook
1937 - 1995

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„If you're young and talented, it's like you have wings.“

—  Haruki Murakami, livro Auto-Retrato do Escritor enquanto Corredor de Fundo

Fonte: What I Talk About When I Talk About Running

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„You make me feel like I have wings when you touch me.“

—  Francesca Lia Block, Cherokee Bat and the Goat Guys

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„Riches have wings, and grandeur is a dream.“

—  William Cowper, The Task

Line 265.
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„This situation can happen to anyone. If you learn Wing Chun you can cope with it better than someone that doesn't know Wing Chun.“

—  Wong Shun Leung martial artist 1935 - 1997

Wong Shun Leung's Answer on the Question of "If you trip and end up on the floor, can you still apply the principles of Wing Chun?"
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Fonte: Interview with Wong Shun Leung, by: Daniel Poon, Qi Magazine http://www.vingtsunupdate.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=82&Itemid=76

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„This means, in popular imagination, that bread and clothes shall grow, ready-made, on trees. Do you have more winged ideals?“

—  Isaac Leib Peretz Yiddish language author and playwright 1852 - 1915

Advice to the Estranged. S. Liptzin. Peretz. Yivo, 1947, p. 348.
Contexto: A Jew waits for Messiah to come and redeem the world from fear and pain, from the cataclysmic conflicts between rich and poor. All shall enjoy the earth. This means, in popular imagination, that bread and clothes shall grow, ready-made, on trees. Do you have more winged ideals?

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„Our hours in love have wings; in absence, crutches.“

—  Colley Cibber British poet laureate 1671 - 1757

Xerxes, Act IV, sc. iii (1699).

James Patterson photo

„You are a fridge with wings. We're freaking ballet dancers.“

—  James Patterson, The Angel Experiment

Variante: You're a fridge with wings. We're freaking ballet dancers! -Fang
Fonte: The Angel Experiment

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„History is reinterpreted, and it is taken as axiomatic that fascism must have been Right-wing, the logic seemingly being that Left-wing means compassionate and Right-wing means nasty and fascists were nasty.“

—  Daniel Hannan British politician 1971

So total is the Left's cultural ascendancy that no one likes to mention the socialist roots of fascism (February 16, 2013), The Telegraph
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„No left wing parties have any respect for liberal economic values; and most centre and right wing parties merely promote a paternalistic stateism.“

—  Peter J. Carroll British occultist 1953

p. 44
PsyberMagick (1995)
Contexto: No left wing parties have any respect for liberal economic values; and most centre and right wing parties merely promote a paternalistic stateism. Does it thus fall to the self-reliant students of the ruggedly individualist philosophy of magick to champion a certain measured libertarianism?

Jeffrey Archer photo

„I'm what you might call centre-right but I've always disliked the right wing as much as I've disliked the left wing.“

—  Jeffrey Archer English author and former politician 1940

Comment about his own political ideology. From a Question and Answer interview on BBC New Online http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/politics/269876.stm. (February 1, 1999) Url accessed on December 12, 2008.

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„That’s the left wing of the CIA debating the right wing of the CIA.“

—  Timothy Leary American psychologist 1920 - 1996

Discussing CNN’s Crossfire as quoted in Rolling Stone (14 December 1989)

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„It is very difficult to phone people in China, Mr. President," said the Postmaster General, "The country is so full of Wings and Wongs, every time you wing you get the wong number.“

—  Roald Dahl, livro Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator

Ch. 4, "The President" (p. 34 in the 1984 Bantam edition)
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„Two such as you with such a master speed
Cannot be parted nor be swept away
From one another once you are agreed
That life is only life forevermore
Together wing to wing and oar to oar.“

—  Robert Frost American poet 1874 - 1963

"The Master Speed"; the last line is Inscribed beneath his wife's name on the gravestone of Frost and his wife, Elinor
1930s

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