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    Gordon Sinclair

    You talk about German technocracy and you get automobiles.

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    Gore Vidal

    The greatest pleasure when I started making money was not buying cars or yachts but finding myself able to have as many freshly typed drafts as possible.

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    James Norman Hall

    Remote villages and communities have lost their identity, and their peace and charm have been sacrificed to that worst of abominations, the automobile.

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    George Best

    I spent a lot of money on booze, birds and fast cars. The rest I just squandered.

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    Picabo Street

    But to personally satisfy my own adrenalin needs, I've been racing cars a little bit, which has been fun.

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    Don Van Vliet

    I would never kill a living thing, although I probably have inadvertently while driving automobiles.

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    Scott Adams

    In less enlightened times, the best way to impress women was to own a hot car. But women wised up and realized it was better to buy their own hot cars so they wouldn't have to ride around with jerks.

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    Marvin Minsky

    Societies need rules that make no sense for individuals. For example, it makes no difference whether a single car drives on the left or on the right. But it makes all the difference when there are many cars!

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    Richard Pryor

    There was a time in my life when I thought I had everything - millions of dollars, mansions, cars, nice clothes, beautiful women, and every other materialistic thing you can imagine. Now I struggle for peace.

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    Rudolf Diesel

    The automobile engine will come, and then I will consider my life's work complete.

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    Russell Baker

    When it comes to cars, only two varieties of people are possible - cowards and fools.

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    Rip Torn

    I've got two old Volvos, two old Subarus, and an old Ford Ranger. If you've got an old car, you've gotta have at least several old cars, 'cause one's always gonna be in the garage.

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    Alfred P. Sloan

    A car for every purse and purpose.

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    Steven Wright

    I hooked up my accelerator pedal in my car to my brake lights. I hit the gas, people behind me stop, and I'm gone.

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    Robbie Coltrane

    See, what you're meant to do when you have a mid-life crisis is buy a fast car, aren't you? Well, I've always had fast cars. It's not that. It's the fear that you're past your best. It's the fear that the stuff you've done in the past is your best work.

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    Dale Earnhardt

    It's a never ending battle of making your cars better and also trying to be better yourself.

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    Mark-Paul Gosselaar

    But my passion is racing cars. It's what I like to do in my off time.

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    Michael Bay

    Fast cars are my only vice.

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    Dave Barry

    Auto racing is boring except when a car is going at least 172 miles per hour upside down.

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    Jay Inslee

    Back in the mid-1970s, we adopted some fairly ambitious goals to improve efficiency of our cars. What did we get? We got a tremendous boost in efficiency.

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    James Cagney

    Perhaps people, and kids especially, are spoiled today, because all the kids today have cars, it seems. When I was young you were lucky to have a bike.

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    Catherine Bell

    We're just into toys, whether it's motorcycles or race cars or computers. I've got the Palm Pilot right here with me, I've got the world's smallest phone. Maybe it's just because I'm still a big little kid and I just love toys, you know?

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    Lara Flynn Boyle

    I love fast cars... and to go too fast in them.

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    Ed Markey

    You have to wait six months to purchase a fuel efficient automobile made from overseas.

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    Paul Fussell

    Americans are the only people in the world known to me whose status anxiety prompts them to advertise their college and university affiliations in the rear window of their automobiles.

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    Sammy Davis, Jr.

    I had more clothes than I had closets, more cars than garage space, but no money.

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    Alexandra Paul

    I had never been able to get a car that said how much I cared about the environment until I drove electric.

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    Brock Yates

    The automobile, both a cause and an effect of this decentralization, is ideally suited for our vast landscape and our generally confused and contrary commuting patterns.

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    Larry McMurtry

    No illusion is more crucial than the illusion that great success and huge money buy you immunity from the common ills of mankind, such as cars that won't start.

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    Tom Arnold

    Environmentalists have a very conflicted relationship with their cars.

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    Glenn Danzig

    In Japan, they have TV sets in cars right now, where you can punch up traffic routes, weather, everything! You can get Internet access already in cars in Japan, so within the next 2 to 3 years it's gonna be so crazy!

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    Yuan T. Lee

    We need to become good citizens in the global village, instead of competing. What are we competing for - to drive more cars, eat more steaks? That will destroy the world.

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    Craig Johnston

    I've always had an inquisitive mind about everything from flowers to television sets to motor cars. Always pulled them apart - couldn't put 'em back, but always extremely interested in how things work.

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    Diane Johnson

    Not having to own a car has made me realize what a waste of time the automobile is.

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    Matthew Barney

    I have a need to make these sorts of connections literal sometimes, and a vehicle often helps to do that. I have a relationship to car culture. It isn't really about loving cars. It's sort of about needing them.

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    Ayrton Senna

    When you are fitted in a racing car and you race to win, second or third place is not enough.

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    Erma Bombeck

    Car designers are just going to have to come up with an automobile that outlasts the payments.

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    Adam Osborne

    I liken myself to Henry Ford and the auto industry, I give you 90 percent of what most people need.

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    Alexandra Paul

    The cars we drive say a lot about us.

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    Valentino Rossi

    I would have probably stolen cars - it would have given me the same adrenaline rush as racing.

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    Doug Larson

    If all the cars in the United States were placed end to end, it would probably be Labor Day Weekend.

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    Julia Roberts

    My boyfriend keeps telling me I've got to own things. So, first I bought this car. And then he told me I oughta get a house. 'Why a house?' 'Well, you gotta have a place to park the car.'

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    Paul D. Boyer

    Family trips to Yellowstone and to what are now national parks in Southern Utah, driving the primitive roads and cars of that day, were real adventures.

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    Ingvar Kamprad

    Ikea people do not drive flashy cars or stay at luxury hotels.

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    Bill Gates

    If GM had kept up with technology like the computer industry has, we would all be driving $25 cars that got 1,000 MPG.

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    Brock Yates

    I admit to wasting my life messing around with fast cars and motorcycles.

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    Loretta Lynn

    I never rode in an automobile until I was 12.

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    Maurice Gibb

    I think we have to act like stars because it is expected of us. So we drive our big cars and live in our smart houses.

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    James Hillman

    We approach people the same way we approach our cars. We take the poor kid to a doctor and ask, What's wrong with him, how much will it cost, and when can I pick him up?

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    Bud Abbott

    Well, I always had a chauffer, because I have never driven a car in my life. I still can't drive.

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    E. Joseph Cossman

    Drive-in banks were established so most of the cars today could see their real owners.

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    Steven Wright

    I replaced the headlights in my car with strobe lights, so it looks like I'm the only one moving.

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    Mario Lopez

    There's three things men always talk about - women, sports, and cars.

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    Brock Yates

    More books, more racing and more foolishness with cars and motorcycles are in the works.

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    Tim Allen

    My mom said the only reason men are alive is for lawn care and vehicle maintenance.

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    E. L. Doctorow

    It's like driving a car at night. You never see further than your headlights, but you can make the whole trip that way.

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    John Searle

    We often attribute 'understanding' and other cognitive predicates by metaphor and analogy to cars, adding machines, and other artifacts, but nothing is proved by such attributions.

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    Steven Wright

    I had to stop driving my car for a while... the tires got dizzy.

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