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You just never know what a preseason means. Is it an illusion or reality? I truly believe we're a good team and I think if we've gotten anything out of the preseason, it's the process you go about, and winning will take care of itself. Our players understand that and they're focused on doing things right.
Ron Wilson
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These data shatter the illusion of a fair distribution of per-pupil spending in California. We cannot continue to turn a blind eye to the glaring inequity in the distribution of teacher talent and teacher dollars.
Russlynn Ali
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If I do, the whole thing falls apart. It fails. The illusion is in my head.
Ruth Rendell
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George Eliot
For what we call illusions are often, in truth, a wider vision of past and present realities --a willing movement of a man's soul with the larger sweep of the world's forces --a movement towards a more assured end than the chances of a single life.
George Eliot
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Stanley Kubrick
If you can talk brilliantly about a problem, it can create the consoling illusion that it has been mastered.
Stanley Kubrick
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Time is an illusion perpetrated by the manufacturers of space.
Graffiti Graffiti
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Let's face it. In most of life we really are interdependent. We need each other. Staunch independence is an illusion, but heavy dependence isn't healthy, either. The only position of long-term strength is interdependence: win/win.
Greg Anderson
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The idea that the world can unite without being regulated is clearly an illusion.
Guy Verhofstadt
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As both capitalist and communist states -- not to mention the technological world --have evolved under the illusion that men purposefully built them, ideological optimism seeps into every niche of our lives. It is made worse by mass culture which feeds our
Stephen Vizinczey
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Much violence is based on the illusion that life is a property to be defended and not to be shared.
Henri Nouwen
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Illusion is an anodyne, bred by the gap between wish and reality.
Herman Wouk
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The illusion that times that were are better than those that are, has probably pervaded all ages.
Horace Greeley
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I have, alas, only one illusion left, and that is the Archbishop of Canterbury.
Sydney Smith
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We can't allow to pay ... with the blood of our people and the blood of our citizens for some illusion of stability or restraint in the Middle East,
Ra'anan Gissin
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The occupation and robbery of a nation occurs under the illusion of freeing its citizens from brutal oppression.
Ramman Kenoun
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Ian Fleming
A woman should be an illusion.
Ian Fleming
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I went on just living that illusion that I'd already created for everyone else. I was treating it like a dirty secret or like Arron was this mistake in my life.
Ian Roberts
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Erich Fromm
Modern man lives under the illusion that he knows what he wants, while he actually wants what he is supposed to want
Erich Fromm
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I went on just living that illusion that I'd already created for everyone else,
Ian Roberts
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We're now at that point where the graphics are good enough to preserve the illusion and make you feel more immersed in the environment,
J Allard
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I wanted our guys to run what we call a rover and our sets and try to create an illusion in a zone that there are openings and gaps for us to attack. We didn't attack those like we needed to.
Rob Gordon
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If it was a truly independent board, I'd be happier about it. As it is now, it creates the illusion that both parties in the state are of equal strength and that's not the case.
Paul Berendt
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Ultimately, it's an illusion that you can understand yourself.
Paul Schrader
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The envied are like bureaucrats; the more impersonal they are, the greater the illusion (for themselves and for others) of their power.
John Berger
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He may be seen as one of the architects of an illusion. Or he may be seen as one of the architects of global stability. That needs at least a decade to play out.
John Zogby
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It is pure illusion to think that an opinion that passes down from century to century, from generation to generation, may not be entirely false
Pierre Bayle
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It's not an optical illusion, it just looks like one.
Phil White
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It is respectable to have illusions - and safe - and profitable, and dull
Joseph Conrad
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We must not harbor the illusion of a killer application.
Judy Estrin
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Judy Garland
How strange when an illusion dies. It's as though you've lost a child.
Judy Garland
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