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"Names come and names go." - Neil Gaiman

"All names mean something." - Salman Rushdie

"Names govern the world." - Hannah More

"Elementary propositions consist of names." - Ludwig Wittgenstein

"Everybody should customize their names." - Charles Baxter

"Biblical names are hot again." - Anita Diament

"Proper names are rigid designators." - Saul Kripke

"Trick names are so ridiculous!" - Shaun White

"All black Americans have slave names. They have white names; names that the slave master has given to them." - Muhammad Ali

"Certain names always awake certain prejudices." - Philibert Joseph Roux

"I collect men with interesting names." - Sylvia Plath

"None of us know our real names." - Kim Stanley

"To love is to undress our names." - Octavio Paz

"Indeed there's a woundy luck in names." - Ben Jonson

"Names are not always what they seem." - Mark Twain

"What is necessary is to rectify names." - Confucius

"People's fates are simplified by their names" - Elias Canetti

"Satan labels you. God names you." - Gloria Gaither

"I'm the man of a million names." - Giancarlo Stanton

"Loving means getting rid of names." - Octavio Paz

"Words have meaning and names have power." - Anonymous

"I'm, like, really bad at remembering names." - Dasha Zhukova

"People's fates are simplified by their names." - Elias Canetti

"I'm horrible at remembering names, embarrassingly bad." - Sam Trammell

"I am terrible with people's names." - Rob Lowe

"I have fallen in love with American names, the sharp, gaunt names that never get fat." - Stephen Vincent Benet

"Procedure names should reflect what they do; function names should reflect what they return" - Rob Pike

"So I had all the names, three names, and that's good to have on a soap." - Joan Van Ark

"I have fallen in love with American names, the sharp names that never get fat." - Stephen Vincent Benet

"Ecclesiastes names thee Almighty, the Maccabees name thee Creator, the Epistle to the Ephesians names thee Liberty, Baruch names thee Immensity, the Psalms name thee Wisdom and Truth, John names thee Light, the Book of Kings names thee Lord, Exodus names thee Providence, Leviticus Sanctity, Esdras Justice, creation names thee God, man names thee Father; but Solomon names thee Compassion, which is the most beautiful of all thy names." - Victor Hugo

"Names and attributes must be accommodated to the essence of things, and not the essence to the names, since things come first and names afterwards." - Galileo Galilei

"Indian names were either characteristic nicknames given in a playful spirit, deed names, birth names, or such as have a religious and symbolic meaning." - Charles Alexander Eastman

"Indian names were either characteristic nicknames given in a playful spirit, deed names, birth names, or such as have a religious and symbolic meaning." - Charles Eastman

"Always forgive your enemies, but never forget their names." - Robert Kennedy

"I refuse to pronounce the names of possession and nonpossession." - Monique Wittig

"We see only what we have names for." - Garrett Hardin

"I'm not a kiss-and-teller. I never named names." - Joni Mitchell

"names are a way to keep people in your mind" - Maggie Stiefvater

"Our names were made for us in another century." - Richard Brautigan

"All the rare and royal names Wormy sheepskin yet retains" - John Millington Synge

"He said true things, but called them by wrong names." - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

"Only times and places, only names and ghosts." - Aldous Huxley

"Some names to look forward to - perhaps in the future" - David Coleman

"Our best yesterdays are now foul piles of crumpled names." - Vladimir Nabokov

"All the donuts have names that sound like prostitutes" - Tom Waits

"Names are but noise and smoke, Obscuring heavenly light." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Doubt is one of the names of intelligence." - Jorge Luis Borges

"Yesterday's rose endures in its name, we hold empty names." - Umberto Eco

"Don't call people names you dirty name caller you." - Roseanne Barr

"You need names to get the movie made." - Laverne Cox

"Fear calls out our doubts; God calls out our names." - Bob Goff

"At present our only true names are nicknames." - Henry David Thoreau

"Reality is always the foe of famous names." - Petrarch

"Instead of calling everybody names, start being more understanding." - Clint Eastwood

"Everyone's very relaxed about brand names in television." - John Mulaney

"Good men must die, but death cannot kill their names.." - Proverbs

"Always forgive your enemies-but never forget their names." - Robert Kennedy

"Our names, Familiar in his mouth as household words." - William Shakespeare

"Names are but noise and smoke, Obscuring heavenly light." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Adam named the living animals, MaddAddam names the dead ones." - Margaret Atwood

"These Names of Virtues with their Precepts were" - Benjamin Franklin

"God has a thousand names, or rather He is Nameless." - Mahatma Gandhi

"For new-made honour doth forget men's names." - William Shakespeare

"All names will soon be restored to their proper owners." - C S Lewis

"We all have names we don't know about." - Martin Amis

"Fate and temperament are the names of a concept." - Novalis

"I call everyone 'Darling' because I can't remember their names." - Zsa Zsa Gabor

"Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names." - John F Kennedy

"Every name is real. That's the nature of names." - Jerry Spinelli

"It turned out that, like Satan, cancer had many names." - Khaled Hosseini

"Losing their names, these things underwent a process of uncreation." - Angela Carter

"Guys with nice person names try to be sympathetic." - Caroline B Cooney

"Foolish names and foolish faces often appear in public places." - Curtis Sittenfeld

"People who really appreciated animals always asked their names." - Lilian Jackson Braun

"What's really fun is to write under different names." - Tom Verlaine

"I'll name names, you know I won't hold back." - Steven Cojocaru

"They certainly give very strange names to diseases." - Plato

"When you live in Mexico, your houses all have names." - Jesse Ventura

"Brand names aren't important to me at all." - Wiz Khalifa

"And so with all things: names were vital and important." - Algernon H Blackwood

"God has many names, though He is only one Being." - Aristotle

"I confused things with their names: that is belief." - Jean-Paul Sartre

"Company names without clear pronunciation or spelling won't last." - David Rusenko

"Japanese people have a funny habit of abbreviating names." - Shigeru Miyamoto

"I confused things with their names: that is belief." - Jeanpaul Sartre

"He said true things, but called them by wrong names." - Elizabeth Barrett Brownin

"Teach us the names of what we have destroyed." - Dana Gioia

"Domain names and websites are Internet real estate." - Marc Ostrofsky

"Charles Dickens was an avid seeker of names - he read directories and looked for odd names on gravestones." - Jane Smiley

"I collect names for characters. Names are valuable; they can be your first source of insight into a character." - Spike Lee

"I wonder if our names determine our destiny, or if destiny leads us to choose certain names." - Michelle Moran

"Where most men work for degrees after their names, we work for one before our names: Saint." - Mother Angelica

"Black movies don't have real names, they have names like Barbershop. That's not a name, that's just a location." - Chris Rock

"When a woman says, 'I don't wish to mention any names', it means it ain't necessary to mention any names." - Kin Hubbard

"What glass unwinking gives our trust Its image back, what echo names The names we hurl at namelessness?" - Robert Penn Warren

"God is known by many names. And in the last analysis God's names were as many as human beings." - Mahatma Gandhi

"The Vietnam memorial is a masterpiece. The names of the dead are listed there, chronologically. Just the names." - William Westmoreland

"Names are hard. I have a library of What to Name Your Baby books, and I'm always picking up new books, and books of baby names from other countries. I like cool-sounding names." - George R R Martin

"Names are hard. I have a library of What to Name Your Baby books, and I'm always picking up new books, and books of baby names from other countries. I like cool-sounding names." - George R R Martin

"Names are hard. I have a library of What to Name Your Baby books, and I'm always picking up new books, and books of baby names from other countries. I like cool-sounding names." - George R R Martin

"When I started producing, I was just making music under all different names. 'Black Afro.' 'Super Grandmaster.' 'Mister Bull.' Like, the most stupid, idiotic names. 'Afrojack' was one of those idiotic names." - Afrojack

"College wasn't like the real world. In the real world people dropped names based on their renown. In college, people dropped names based on their obscurity." - Jeffrey Eugenides

"I kept thinking how they were all names of dead people, and how names are basically the only thing dead people keep." - Jonathan Safran Foer

"As soon as rules were made, names were given. There are already many names. One must know when it is enough." - Laozi

"I don't know their names. Their names have been erased from my memory banks. If I tried to bring 'em back, I'd get shocked." - Shaquille O'Neal

"Now you people have names. That's because you don't know who you are. We know who we are, so we don't need names." - Neil Gaiman

"To take sides with life and experience how we can transcend ourselves is a process that has many names and faces. Religion is one of those names." - Dorothee Solle

"Man, in his sensitivity, does not give names to animals he intends to eat but goes on giving names to children he intends to send to war." - Robert Breault

"An important art of politicians is to find new names for institutions which under old names have become odious to the public." - Charles Maurice de Talleyrand

"Man, in his sensitivity, does not give names to animals he intends to eat but goes on giving names to children he intends to send to war." - Robert Brault

"And the Earth had no name. The gods know themselves and have no need of names. It is man who names all things, even gods." - Megan Whalen Turner

"The names are the first things to go, after the breath has gone, and the beating of the heart. We keep our memories longer than our names." - Neil Gaiman

"For some reason, all my characters come to me with their names attached to them. I never have to search for the names." - Paul Auster

"People seem to have a great love for names. For to know a great many names seems to look like knowing a good many things." - Herman Melville

"I love inventing names, but I also collect unusual names, so that I can look through my notebook and choose one that suits a new character." - J K Rowling

"Oftentimes, when you have a huge studio film and you have big names attached, they like to keep attaching big names." - Taraji P Henson

"There are names written in her immortal scroll at which Fame blushes!" - William Hazlitt

"I can't really remember the names of the clubs that we went to." - Shaquille O'Neal

"Well, I don't remember all the names of all the clubs we went to" - Shaquille O'Neal

"May I ask your name, my lady? Or perhaps angels have no names, only beautiful faces." - Heath Ledger

"We do what we must, and call it by the best names." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"The pyramids, attached with age, have forgotten the names of their founders." - R Buckminster Fuller

"Truth is one, the sages speak of it by many names." - Joseph Campbell

"I remember a couple of instrumental albums, just don't ask the names." - Big Jim Sullivan

"Good and bad are but names very readily transferable to that or this." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Everyone has a right to pronounce foreign names as he chooses." - Winston Churchill

"Every body consists of three ingredients. The names of these are Sulphur, Mercury, and Salt." - Paracelsus

"Orphans are easier to ignore before you know their names; but once you know, everything changes." - David Platt

"Language alone protects us from the scariness of things with no names. Language alone is meditation." - Toni Morrison

"Combinatorialists and analysts always have different names for everything, in order to keep themselves from interacting." - Jennifer Tour Chayes

"Some Americans need hyphens in their names because only part of them has come over." - Woodrow Wilson

"If I could remember the names of all these particles, I would have been a botanist." - Enrico Fermi

"There are three things I always forget. Names, faces and... the third I can't remember." - Italo Svevo

"Sticks and stones may break our bones, but names will break our spirit." - James Howe

"Holy Istanbul! Your name is the most enchanting one of all names which enchants me." - Pierre Loti

"I became a total yes. We don't even have names anymore." - Vanna Bonta

"So many names, there is barely room on the walls of the heart." - Billy Collins

"Since you won't give me your names I'll call you Thing One and Thing Two." - Laurell K Hamilton

"Most crimes are sanctioned in some form or other when they take grand names." - Ouida

"My life's a sequel to a movie where the actors' names have changed." - John Mayer

"I can't memorize names and shake hands at the same time." - Scott Adams

"As names that can mean things, I prefer spiritual to a lot of other things." - David Duchovny

"The beginning of wisdom, as the Chinese say, is calling things by their right names." - E O Wilson

"Religions have different names, and they all contain truth, expressed in different ways forms and times" - Muhammad Ali

"I can never remember names. I'm so self-centered and have a terrible memory..." - Jim Shaw

"It became normal for women on the internet to adopt gender-neutral or male screen names." - Arthur Chu

"It is no use trying to improve on children's names for wildflowers." - Mary Hunter Austin

"Teach me to go to the country beyond words and beyond names." - Thomas Merton

"My memory about names and places now is dreadful. But lines, I can remember." - Angela Lansbury

"I know of witches who whistle at different pitches, calling things that don't have names." - Helen Oyeyemi



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