„Where there’s war, there’s whores.“

—  Bruce Sterling, libro Islands in the Net

Origine: Islands in the Net (1988), Chapter 5 (p. 168)

Estratto da Wikiquote. Ultimo aggiornamento 27 Ottobre 2021. Storia
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autore di fantascienza statunitense 1954

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„Treat a whore like a lady and a lady like a whore.“

—  Wilson Mizner American writer 1876 - 1933

Quoted by Anita Loos, Kiss Hollywood Goodbye, Viking Press, New York, 1974, ISBN 0-670-41374-7. Loos goes on to claim that "the aphorism had no validity for Wilson."
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„He who lets himself be whored by fashion will be whored by time.“

—  Thomas Wolfe, libro You Can't Go Home Again

Book II, Ch. 21: Love is Not Enough
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„Currently we breed cowards and snitches. Whored society of sons of whores!“

—  Janusz Korwin-Mikke polish politician 1942

Origine: blog, 4 November 2010

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„Beauty is a whore.“

—  Walker Percy, libro The Moviegoer

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„Freedom and whores are the most cosmopolitan items under the sun.“

—  Georg Büchner, Danton's Death

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„Just cruise around until you see whores.“

—  Gina Barberi

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„If regular visits with prostitutes kept the political class from launching trillion-dollar war- and welfare programs, and financing Fanny, Freddy and the Fed—I would personally contribute to a prostitution fund for Washington whores. The prostitutes would be the patriots.“

—  Ilana Mercer South African writer

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„What's the difference between a whore and a congressman? A congressman makes more money.“

—  Edward Abbey American author and essayist 1927 - 1989

A Voice Crying in the Wilderness (Vox Clamantis in Deserto) (1990)

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„My eyes, those sluts, those whores, would play no more.“

—  Anne Sexton, libro The Book of Folly

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„The first performance the company staged was Ford`s '`Tis Pity Shes a Whore.'“

—  Angelique Rockas South African actress and founder of Internationalist Theatre, London

It was well received. I like to choose the play, the directors, the designers.. it`s a total creative act.
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TA NEA (London) Interview (June 1983)

„Jihad should be waged in places where there is war. Bombings in places where there is no war is not a good thing.“

—  Abu Bakar Bashir Indoneisan Islamist 1938

Leader of Indonesian Jama'a Islamiyya Abu Bakr Al-Ba'shir: I Support Bombings in America, But Not in the Muslim World, MEMRI, October 26, 2007 http://www.memritv.org/clip_transcript/en/1598.htm,

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„Vanity in a newspaper man is like perfume on a whore; they use it to fend off a dark whiff of themselves.“

—  Julian Assange Australian editor, activist, publisher and journalist 1971

Origine: The Economist, 1st October 2011, p. 89

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„Where it’s propaganda, it’s war. Where there is freedom of expression, people do not let the authorities start a war, a war like the one we see in the middle of Europe now.“

—  Dmitry Muratov Russian journalist and television presenter 1961

"Propaganda has won – VG" https://norway.postsen.com/world/8013/%E2%80%93-Propaganda-has-won-%E2%80%93-VG.html, Norway Posts English, from VG, 30 mai 2022

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„Whores are the most honest girls. They present the bill right away. The others hang on and never let go.“

—  Alberto Giacometti Swiss sculptor and painter (1901-1966) 1901 - 1966

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„Despite the fact that my weapons and armor are in desperate need of repair, I blow the entire reward on ale and whores.“

—  Scott Kurtz, libro PvP

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