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The Indian education system, like the Indian Quote by Sugata Mitra The Indian education system, like the Indian bureaucratic system, is Victorian and still in the 19th century. Our schools are still designed to produce clerks for an empire that does not exist anymore.
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Author: Sugata MitraTags: System, Indian, Clerks
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I don't watch television, but I saw 'The Office' Quote by Val Kilmer I don't watch television, but I saw 'The Office' by accident. I thought it was so sophisticated, the Victorian love story, and so bold. We'd do anything, all of us, to not work in that environment, and then I'm sitting there watching hours of it.
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Author: Val KilmerTags: Bold, Story, Environment
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As I got older, I got more Victorian and morbid. Quote by Dustin Yellin As I got older, I got more Victorian and morbid. I got into things that circled around death, like skulls or morgue photographs or handwritten diaries. They can be almost haunted with all this history, and you project onto it and then it gets onto you.
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Author: Dustin YellinTags: Onto, Diaries, Haunted
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I've always loved Victorian melodrama. And I've Quote by Harold Prince I've always loved Victorian melodrama. And I've always liked larger-than-life theater, providing it's truthful and honest. I like what the theater can provide in energy and bombast - I enjoy it when it's large, and by that I don't mean in size, I mean in emotions. Shakespeare did that.
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Author: Harold PrinceTags: Theater, Mean, Enjoy
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I love big, bold, truthful theater - the Quote by Harold Prince I love big, bold, truthful theater - the tradition of Victorian theater.
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Author: Harold PrinceTags: Theater, Tradition, Victorian
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It is a sort of great Victorian truth that Quote by Chris Patten It is a sort of great Victorian truth that actually, trying to do the right thing is pretty good for you and pretty good for business as well, by and large.
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Author: Chris PattenTags: Pretty, Busine, Trying
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The core character of Victorians is one of Quote by Ted Baillieu The core character of Victorians is one of aspiration and ambition, and Victorians have, since first settlement days... demonstrated that core character over and over again.
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Author: Ted BaillieuTags: Core, Victorians, Character
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Only the old are innocent. That is what the Quote by Malcolm Bradbury Only the old are innocent. That is what the Victorians understood, and the Christians. Original sin is a property of the young. The old grow beyond corruption very quickly.
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Author: Malcolm BradburyTags: Grow, Beyond, Corruption
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My great-grandfather was in the army in India, Quote by Georgina Chapman My great-grandfather was in the army in India, and we have photographs of my family there in full Victorian dress. They're incredibly romantic.
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Author: Georgina ChapmanTags: Theyre, Incredibly, Romantic
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The history of the Victorian Age will never be Quote by Lytton Strachey The history of the Victorian Age will never be written: we know too much about it.
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Author: Lytton StracheyTags: Written, Victorian, History
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Years ago I had a house in Sussex, it was like Quote by Nicolas Roeg Years ago I had a house in Sussex, it was like Arcadia, with an old Victorian bridge, a pond and the Downs.
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Author: Nicolas RoegTags: Bridge, Pond, Victorian
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I am obsessed with the whole Victoriana thing, Quote by Florence Welch I am obsessed with the whole Victoriana thing, the whole Jack the Ripper London era, the grayness of it, the haunted feeling of it, all ancient and bloody.
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Author: Florence WelchTags: Haunted, Feeling, Ancient
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When you think about Puritanism, you must begin Quote by Leland Ryken When you think about Puritanism, you must begin by getting rid of the slang term 'Puritanism' as applied to Victorian religious hypocrisy. This does not apply to seventeenth-century Puritanism.
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Author: Leland RykenTags: Puritanism, Hypocrisy, Apply
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I don't have a collection, but I have a thing Quote by Josephine de La Baume I don't have a collection, but I have a thing with jackets. I really like jackets. Whether it's an '80s motorbike jacket, or a Victorian jacket. I could wear the same jeans every day for months, but the jacket would be the thing that would change a lot.
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Author: Josephine de La BaumeTags: Jacket, Jackets, Jeans
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I've admired historical clothes like Victorian Quote by Olivier Theyskens I've admired historical clothes like Victorian gowns since I was a child, and it's what motivated me to go into fashion.
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Author: Olivier TheyskensTags: Child, Motivated, Fashion
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Redheads get so stereotyped. You're either exotic Quote by Alicia Witt Redheads get so stereotyped. You're either exotic and wild or totally Victorian.
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Author: Alicia WittTags: Totally, Victorian, Wild
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I was the eldest daughter with these four Quote by Sadie Frost I was the eldest daughter with these four beautiful younger sisters with ringlets and pretty faces, and I used to dress them up in Victorian clothes and take them out for the day and pretend they were mine.
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Author: Sadie FrostTags: Victorian, Clothes, Pretend
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Many people have compared me to the Victorian Quote by Wilbur Smith Many people have compared me to the Victorian adventure writer, Rider Haggard. I accept that as a compliment. As a boy growing up in Central Africa I read all Haggard's African novels.
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Author: Wilbur SmithTags: Africa, Central, Growing
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We all now tell stories by cutting from one Quote by Ken Follett We all now tell stories by cutting from one dramatic scene to the next, whereas Victorian novelists felt free to write long passages of undramatic summary.
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Author: Ken FollettTags: Write, Free, Paages
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There have been 14 versions that I can find of Quote by John Landis There have been 14 versions that I can find of Burke & Hare movies. They have all been horror films and all the movies have taken place in Victorian times, which doesn't make any sense.
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Author: John LandisTags: Movies, Times, Doesnt
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One of my most sentimental items is my Quote by Georgina Chapman One of my most sentimental items is my grandmother's engagement ring that my mom gave me a few years ago. It's a Victorian-style setting that's closed in the back, so it doesn't sparkle the way diamonds do now. I wear it as a pendant.
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Author: Georgina ChapmanTags: Doesnt, Closed, Sparkle
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