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"It was also my idea that the advisory committees of the Academy should replace the legal committees of the German Reichstag, which was gradually fading into the background in the Reich." - Hans Frank

"I'm the girl who is lost in space, the girl who is disappearing always, forever fading away and receding farther and farther into the background. Because with every day that goes by, I feel myself becoming more and more invisible" - Elizabeth Wurtzel

"Religion was fading into the background. He had shovelled away all the beliefs that would hamper him, had cleared the ground, and come more or less to the bedrock of belief that one should feel inside oneself for right or wrong, and should have the patience to gradually realise one's God. Now life interested him more." - D H Lawrence

"When the sun's last rays are fading Into twilight soft and dim." - Theodore L. Barker

"Beauty,-the fading rainbow's pride." - Fitz-Greene Halleck

"The very concept of objective truth is fading out of the world. Lies will pass into history." - George Orwell

"I like people-watching and fading into crowds." - Kristen Johnston

"What horrifies me most is the idea of being useless: well-educated, brilliantly promising, and fading out into an indifferent middle age." - Sylvia Plath

"I want to see your tailpipe fading off into the sunset." Good luck, I thought. My tailpipe was somewhere on Route 1, along with my muffler." - Janet Evanovich

"It's wonderful when you can bring sparkle into people's lives without fading away from your own true color. Keep the hue in you." - Dodinsky

"Unseen, in the background, Fate was quietly slipping the lead into the boxing-glove." - P G Wodehouse

"Unseen in the background, Fate was quietly slipping lead into the boxing-glove." - P G Wodehouse

"Now it's closing time/the music's fading out." - Tom Waits

"TV is shifting into the background of just being another appliance; it's just a bigger screen." - Hari Sreenivasan

"TV is shifting into the background of just being another appliance; it's just a bigger screen." - Hari Sreenivasan

"Work all paled into the background as soon as I had a baby." - Chris Hemsworth

"I was quite a shy child - not chronically, but I tended to blend into the background." - Ben Whishaw

"You never realise how much of your background is sewn into the lining of your clothes." - Tom Wolfe

"When you see how fragile and delicate life can be, all else fades into the background." - Jenna Morasca

"A bright spring day was fading into evening. High overhead in the clear heavens small rosy clouds seemed hardly to move across the sky but to be sinking into its depths of blue." - Ivan Turgenev

"What if we're all like that? Like ghosts ... in someone's mind ... gradually fading ... fading ... until finally ... one day ... we just disappear ... drift into nothingness. Wouldn't that be sad?" - Walter Wykes

"Poetry is a series of explanations of life, fading off into horizons too swift for explanations." - Carl Sandburg

"The individual who fears the criticism of others is no different from the one who seeks their praise. Both are shadow figures, fading into the landscape, lacking the will to act for themselves." - Richard Bode

"his eyes took in the barren slopes and the scattered boulders and the lonley gray road windingits way into the fading hills,and i could feel him thinking to himself this is no place to die" - Kevin Brooks

"We don't realize how much the NFL is quietly drifting towards flag football. During the '80s, part of the defense's goal was to put the fear of God into offensive players... that's fading away." - Bill Simmons

"If you are a star in Hollywood then you are always a star in your eyes, but not always in the eyes of new directors for whom your great performances are always fading into the past." - Lee Grant

"Where I once found it safer to stay in the background... I've stepped from the shadows into the spotlight." - Salle Merrill Redfield

"The simplest and most effective way to sanctity is to disappear into the background of ordinary every day routine." - Thomas Merton

"There was a sound in the background like a distant sheep coughing gently on a mountainside. Jeeves sailing into action." - P G Wodehouse

"In some cases, the casting directors have casted blindly and have not looked into my ethnic background" - Mario Lopez

"In some cases, the casting directors have casted blindly and have not looked into my ethnic background." - Mario Lopez

"Fading, fading: strength beyond hope and despair climbing the third stair. Lord, I am not worthy Lord, I am not worthy but speak the word only." - T S Eliot

"Love the fading flowers as much as you love the undifferentiated which lasts forever." - Frederick Lenz

"I've lived the American Dream, but, sadly, for too many, the American Dream is fading." - Cathy Mcmorris Rodgers

"Our heroes of the former days deserved and gained their never-fading bays." - Wentworth Dillon, 4th Earl of Roscommon

"The fading light is us, and we are, for a moment so brief (...) beautiful." - Gary Shteyngart

"Fading light buttered the ridges until shadows licked them clean and they were lost to nightfall." - Daniel Woodrell

"Oh, the self-importance of fading stars. Never mind, they will be black holes one day." - Jeffrey Bernard

"O fading honours of the dead! O high ambition, lowly laid!" - Walter Scott

"We must build our faith not on fading lights but on the Light that never fails." - Oswald Chambers

"Much of life becomes background, but it is the province of art to throw buckets of light into the shadows and make life new again." - Diane Ackerman

"I love the plus (fashion) industry! It embraces a lot of women who would otherwise disappear into the background. I truly love what I do!" - Liris Crosse

"One of the things I liked about my character in 'Run' is that she can just disappear into the background if she wants, which is what I'm like." - Katie Leung

"I wouldn't miss the fame. I don't go out hunting for it. I try to avoid it and to slip into the background wherever I go." - Julia Sawalha

"Engineers have a very limited education and background, I think you need to move into the broader humanities in order to become a total person." - Madalyn Murray O'Hair

"Every philosophy is tinged with the colouring of some secret imaginative background, which never emerges explicitly into its trains of reasoning." - Alfred North Whitehead

"I will say go into the world and try to find good people that feel genuine affection and love for you, and disregard everything else about their background." - Randall Kennedy

"I know that a lot of people take inspiration from the fact that I was just a common man with no film background who turned into a star." - Uday Kiran

"I have a taekwondo background, but I also try to invent new moves and make sure that when I step into the Octagon, I'm a different fighter." - Anthony Pettis

"It takes a couple of years just to get the background and knowledge that you need before you can go into detailed training for your mission." - Sally Ride

"I didn't come from a background of films. I didn't even really ever watch films. The fact is, my parents weren't into that stuff, and neither was I." - Emma Watson

"Every philosophy is tinged with the coloring of some secret imaginative background, which never emerges explicitly into its train of reasoning." - Alfred North Whitehead

"There were moments when she wasn't talking so much as fading into time, dropping back into some funnelled stretch of recent past." - Don Delillo

"Sixty years after the end of the war, the time has come to make this information available. With the number of survivors and witnesses diminishing by the day, and the reality that the Holocaust is fading into the pages of history and memory, we should not have to wait any longer." - Abraham Foxman

"Out of the night you burn, Manhattan, In a vesture of gold- Spun of innumerable arcs, Flaring and multiplying- Gold at the uttermost circles fading Into the tenderest hint of jade, Or fusing in tremulous twilight blues, Robing the far-flung offices, Scintillant-storied, forking flame, Or soaring to luminous amethyst Over the steeples aureoled." - Lola Ridge

"Desertion is the army's dirty little secret. Since the beginning of the Iraq war, more than 20,000 American soldiers have given up the fight. Most of them disappear while at home on leave, fading into a network of family and friends, and the army does not typically chase them down." - Wil S Hylton

"No matter how you look at it, all the emotions connected with love are not really immortal; like all other passions in life, they are bound to fade at some point. The trick is to convert love into some lasting friendship that overcomes the fading passion." - Harold Pinter

"Encouragement is awesome. Think about it. It has the capacity to lift a man's or a woman's shoulders. To breathe fresh air into the fading embers of a smoldering dream. To actually change the course of another human being's day, week, or life." - Charles R Swindoll

"We must build our faith not on fading lights but on the Light that never fails. When 'important' individuals go away we are sad, until we see that they are meant to go, so that only one thing is left for us to do-to look into the face of God for ourselves." - Oswald Chambers

"The light may be fading on the 20th century, but the sun is still rising on America." - William J Clinton

"The light may be fading on the 20th century, but the sun is still rising on America." - Bill Clinton

"Now the sunset breezes shiver, And she's fading down the river, But in England's song forever She's the Fighting Temeraire." - Henry Newbolt

"You may not believe in magic but something very strange is happening at this very moment. Your head has dissolved into thin air and I can see the rhododendrons through your stomach. It's not that you are dead or anything dramatic like that, it is simply that you are fading away and I can't even remember your name." - Leonora Carrington

"Better a thousand times even a swiftly fading, ephemeral moment of life than the epoch-long unconsciousness of the stone." - Edwin Way Teale

"Staring at the world through the bottom of a glass, all I see is a man who's fading fast." - Merle Haggard

"When you see the setting, wait for the rising. Why worry about a sunset or a fading moon?" - Rumi

"My concern is less the monarchy as such than the attempt of a fading colonial power to hang onto grandeur." - Hilary Mantel

"Those cultural wars, Sexual Revolution issues are fading from the scene, and the coming generation has basically settled them." - David Brooks

"Faint winds, and far away a fading laughter... And the rain and over the fields a voice calling..." - F Scott Fitzgerald

"I have short-term memory loss. I know that some of the memories of the Super Bowl championships are fading." - Pat Bowlen

"Operationally, God is beginning to resemble not a ruler but the last fading smile of a cosmic Cheshire cat." - Julian Huxley

"It didn't make me glow. I felt more like I was fading away, like the world had forgotten me." - Lucy Christopher

"Spring flies, and with it all the train it leads: And flowers, in fading, leave us but their seeds." - Friedrich Schiller

"My star was fading, I felt the reins slipping out of my grasp, and could do nothing to stop it." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"Spring flies, and with it all the train it leads; and flowers, in fading, leave us but their seeds." - Friedrich Schiller

"Justice is a fading light." - Sheryl Crow

"I have the background singers of Ray Charles, the background singers of Smokey Robinson, and the background singers of Barry White and I built a choir around that." - Della Reese

"The discipline of desire is the background of character." - John Locke

"McKinley shows all the background of a chocolate eclair." - Theodore Roosevelt

"The call to write does not respect background or experience." - Allen Wier

"The background looks like a lot of red cards." - Arsene Wenger

"I'm just a husband waltzing in the background." - Bruce Greenwood

"Good investors must learn to contextualize the daily background noise." - Barry Ritholtz

"The whole culture of my background was deeply Conservative." - Ken Livingstone

"With my background, I came out of the theater." - Joe Morton

"I come from an academic background. I wasn't raised to be into promoting myself." - Michael Heizer

"I got into law school to supplement my business background. I'm not planning to practice law." - Shannon Miller

"...and there, in the background, the sky's sediment had sunk to a place where all the woe of the words "I am" dissolved into blue peace. He said it. "The ocean." - David Mitchell

"...and there, in the background, the sky's sediment had sunk to a place where all the woe of the words 'I am' dissolved into blue peace. He said it. 'The ocean." - David Mitchell

"The old interests of aristocracy - the romance of action, the exalted passions of chivalry and war - faded into the background, and their place was taken by the refined and intimate pursuits of peace and civilization." - Lytton Strachey

"I give you the chameleon, whose ability to blend itself into the background tells you all you need to know about the roots of ecology and the foundations of a personal identity" - Frank Herbert

"In the animal kingdom, one of the keys to survival is to outwit your enemies. And when you're surrounded by carnivores, one of the best strategies is to fade into the background and disappear." - Neil Degrasse Tyson

"Dancing of late years has been degraded to the narrow limits and low professionalism of mere mechanical proficiency, associated with the most frivolous... phases of the stage. But this day is fading...We are turning our gaze inward, learning to seek there the divine sources of the dance, to the end that it may flower into new and more glorious forms of beauty and wealth" - Ruth St Denis

"Creating the fictional background for a game world isn't significantly different from creating a background for fiction." - John M Ford

"Still, what I want in my life is to be willing to be dazzled-to cast aside the weight of facts and maybe even to float a little above this difficult world. I want to believe I am looking into the white fire of a great mystery. I want to believe that the imperfections are nothing-that the light is everything-that it is more than the sum of each flawed blossom rising and fading. And I do." - Mary Oliver

"Everything you know, all the things that you thought were important, drift into the background. And even things that were important really come to the fore and he's one of them." - Orlando Bloom

"Politics, or controversy, or party spirit, or worldliness, have eaten out the heart of lively piety in too many of us. The subject of personal godliness has fallen sadly into the background." - J C Ryle

"She knew she shouldn't want him with every fiber of her being, but she couldn't help herself. Gazing at him feeling his touch - the rest of the world faded into the background" - Lauren Kate

"One difference between poetry and lyrics is that lyrics sort of fade into the background. They fade on the page and live on the stage when set to music." - Stephen Sondheim

"There was a brief moment of weightlesssness: a balancing point between air and earth, dirt and heaven. How strange, I thought, how like the moment between sleeping and falling when everything is beautifully surreal and nothing is corporeal. How like floating towards completion. But as often happens in that time between existing in the world and fading into dreams, this moment over the edge ended with the ruthless jerk back to awareness." - Andrew Davidson

"I really got to fuse some of my hip hop & R&B background into the Jessica 6 album since I was really hands on with Morgan & Andrew while writing and producing the record." - Nomi Ruiz

"When President Obama first unveiled his gun control proposals recommending a ban on assault weapons and high-capacity magazines and better background checks, there seemed to be momentum behind the effort. But then the proposals ran into a wall." - Robert Dallek

"At 20 and 30, we are like travelers in a foreign country, reading the guide book to learn how to behave, to learn when the post office is open. Trivia looms important; critical issues fade into a pastel background, unrecognized." - Karen Decrow

"I think that what most surprises anybody who goes into politics from even a modestly cerebral background is the vulgarity of much of the cut and thrust of politics." - Chris Patten

"I didnt know what architecture was except that I lived in a house. I dont even think that I knew the word for a long time. My dad funneled me into engineering because it was his background." - Antoine Predock

"Listening to music as preparation or background for your work brings you into a creative mood... choose one type of music to calm down, another to reach a higher energy level, depending on the artwork you are doing." - Nita Leland

"I would pay to have those adjudications enrolled into the federal background system so we could detect people who are mentally ill before they buy a gun. That is a real problem." - Rand Paul

"Sometimes maybe it's good to have someone doing a sci-fi show who's not actually necessarily from that background. It also means that sometimes I fall into the most elementary of traps." - Ben Richards

"A teenager usually wants to try to get people to notice him in some way, to feel like someone gives a damn. Me, all that attention, I just wanted to fade into the background. Be invisible. Disappear." - Christian Bale

"If you're a wildlife filmmaker and you're going out into the field to film animals, especially behavior, it helps to have a fundamental background on who these animals are, how they work and, you know, a bit about their behaviors." - Mike Degruy

"I come from a theater family and a theater background, and I come from a philosophy that you respect the space you occupy when you work and you put everything that you have into something." - Jeremy Piven

"I didn't know what architecture was except that I lived in a house. I don't even think that I knew the word for a long time. My dad funneled me into engineering because it was his background." - Antoine Predock

"Just as physical exercise is a well-known and well-accepted means to improve health for anyone, regardless of age or background, so can the brain be put 'into shape' for optimal learning." - Naveen Jain

"The wave is breaking on the shore, - The echo fading from the chime - Again the shadow moveth o'er The dial-plate of time!" - John Greenleaf Whittier

"Sensuality reconciles us with the human race. The misanthropy of the old is due in large part to the fading of the magic glow of desire." - Eric Hoffer

"The redness was going out of the light now, the remains of the day were a fading pink, the color of wild roses." - Stephen King

"Scheduling is always tough, no matter what the budget size is, and we had our own run-ins with that on Fading of the Cries." - Thomas Ian Nicholas

"The night kissed the fading day With a whisper: "I am death, your mother, From me you will get new birth."" - Rabindranath Tagore

"What the trees can do handsomely-greening and flowering, fading and then the falling of leaves-human beings cannot do with dignity, let alone without pain." - Martha Gellhorn

"Tape the sound of the moon fading at dawn. Give it to your mother to listen to when she's in sorrow." - Yoko Ono

"Fast fading violets cover'd up in leaves; And mid-May's eldest child, The coming musk-rose, full of dewy wine, The murmurous haunt of flies on summer eves." - John Keats

"[Donald trump] is moved from the enemy being Barack Obama, now gone, fading is Hillary Clinton, and there is no question he's chosen the enemy." - Mark Shields

"On the Continent and elsewhere in the West, native populations are aging and fading and being supplanted remorselessly by a young Muslim demographic." - Mark Steyn

"I was a fairly good amateur musician, and I was an average professional. But the one thing I saw was that the big band business was fading." - Alan Greenspan

"Often, the roles I'm offered in England are melancholic women who are filled with regret for the past, regret for their fading beauty." - Kristin Scott Thomas

"My star was kind of fading towards the end of the '60s and suddenly I got this call from Fellini, who just appeared to kind of love me!" - Terence Stamp

"Western funerals: black hearses, and black horses, and fast-fading flowers. Why should black be the colour of death? Why not the colours of a sunset?" - Daniele Vare

"Scheduling is always tough, no matter what the budget size is, and we had our own run-ins with that on 'Fading of the Cries.'" - Thomas Ian Nicholas

"Old men, what are they? Fast fading the leaf, Three-footed they walk, yet frail as a child, As a dream set afloat in the daylight." - Aeschylus

"there are only these: sparkling eyes, smudged lipstick, fading starlight, the crunching of feet on gravel, laughter, and a slow walk home." - Jon Mcgregor

"Fading light means more than just the end of another day. Night is when terrible things emerge from their sleep and seek soft flesh and hot blood." - Jim Butcher

"Ask me no more where Jove bestows, When June is past, the fading rose; For in your beauty's orient deep These flowers, as in their causes, sleep." - Thomas Carew

"Memories, even your most precious ones, fade surprisingly quickly. But I do' go along with that. The memories I value most, I do' ever see them fading." - Kazuo Ishiguro

"Memories, even your most precious ones, fade surprisingly quickly. But I don't go along with that. The memories I value most, I don't ever see them fading." - Kazuo Ishiguro

"I address you with neither rancor nor bitterness in the fading twilight of life, with but one purpose in mind: to serve my country." - Douglas Macarthur

"Eyes fading. Embarrassed at any seriousness in me. Left outside I lose it all. My youth wasted on the bare period of my desires." - Amiri Baraka

"Ask me no more where Jove bestows, When June is past, the fading rose; For in your beauties, orient deep These flow'rs, as in their causes, steep." - Thomas Carew

"The world is sagging, snagging, scaling, spalling, pilling, pinging, pitting, warping, checking, fading, chipping, cracking, yellowing, leaking, stalling, shrinking, and in dynamic unbalance." - Donald Barthelme

"When I was publishing my first books, the previous generation of authors was fading away, so I was welcomed because I was a new author." - Orhan Pamuk

"I saw that my image was changing or fading. One of the reasons for taking a break from clubs was to be missed-not forgotten." - Sammy Davis Jr

"'The Leaves Are Fading' had something of a vogue when Antony Tudor made it in 1975, largely because of Gelsey Kirkland's ravishing performance." - Robert Gottlieb

"I saw that my image was changing or fading. One of the reasons for taking a break from clubs was to be missed-not forgotten." - Sammy Davis, Jr.

"Even the favorite reviews, the audience response is the movie is too slow, deliberately slow. But for the Chinese audience, the biggest complaint is it happens too quick. I think the historical background that build into our genes is different. American people has never been occupied. The deep sadness and sentimentality, the cultural background that relates to melodrama that we relate to and grow up with, the propaganda, I didn't imagine the difference is so big. It's a very interesting cultural phenomenon." - Ang Lee

"The script in many ways is limiting and novel is liberating. You get to go into the heads of your characters and their background and have fun with them; something you are discouraged from doing with a script. With the novel, I can tell you what the characters are thinking, I can tell you their view of the world, background information, things I wouldn't dare touch in the script." - Juliet Asante

"In fiction, it's as if you enter a dream world that you created, but your characters have their own free will. They don't do what you want them to do - they get into trouble, do drugs, fight over petty things, and do outrageous things that you wouldn't want your children to do. In other words, you can only provide the background, the seeds - in my case the background of the Vietnamese refugee." - Andrew Lam

"Colours change: in the morning light, red shines out bright and clear and the blues merge into their surroundings, melting into the greens; but by the evening the reds loose their piquancy, embracing a quieter tone and shifting toward the blues in the rainbow. Yellow flowers remain bright, and white ones become luminous, shining like ghostly figures against a darkening green background." - Rosemary Verey

"Don't prepare, do. Don't let Resistance sucker you into wasting months on background, foundation, planning. All that can come later." - Steven Pressfield

"I've dug so deep into his background, I can practically tell you when he stopped waring diapers." - C.C. Hunter

"Unconscious assumptions or opinions are the worst enemy of woman; they can even grow into a positively demonic passion that exasperates and disgusts men, and does the woman herself the greatest injury by gradually smothering the charm and meaning of her femininity and driving it into the background. Such a development naturally ends in profound psychological disunion, in short, in a neurosis." - Carl Jung

"Before the arrival of the Credit Union, people who were from the poor background or a working class background couldn't borrow from banks." - John Hume



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