"Don't call me an icon. I'm just a mother trying to help."
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"Nicknames stick to people, and the most ridiculous are the most adhesive."
"The invisible thing called a Good Name is made up of the breath of numbers that speak well of you."
"To live in mankind is far more than to live in a name."
"The name of a man is a numbing blow from which he never recovers."
"The beginning of wisdom is to call things by their right names."
"Sticks and stones will break my bones, but names will never hurt me."
"What's in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet."
"Better to see the face than to hear the name."
"The English instinctively admire any man who has no talent, and is modest about it."
"The French are wiser than they seem, and the Spaniards seem wiser than they are."
"There are few more impressive sights in the world than a Scotsman on the make."
"Nothing and no one can destroy the Chinese people. They are relentless survivors."
"England is paradise for women, and hell for horses: Italy is a paradise for horses, hell for women."
"It is a well-known fact that we always recognize our homeland when we are about to lose it."
"There are few virtues that the Poles do not possess and there are few errors they have ever avoided."
"It is easier for a Russian to become an atheist than for anyone else in the world."
"I find that the Americans have no passions, they have appetites."
"Irish Americans are no more Irish than Black Americans are Africans."
"The Jews have always been students, and their greatest study is themselves."
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