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"I didn't think marriage worked. I thought everybody who was married was secretly miserable - that it was something they just put up with for their children."

"To put up a show is to face life's injustices with one of the few weapons available to a desperate and brave people, their imagination."

"As great as Ed is, the wisdom out here is that he can't carry a movie. They'll pay him $3 million to be the second banana in Julia Roberts things. But they won't put up $3 million for an Ed Harris movie."

"Few things are harder to put up with than the annoyance of a good example."

"If I thought that any of this was pre ordained, then it takes away any kind of incentive to struggle, or to put up with things, to reach for those impossible dreams, all those dramatic things."

"I think masculinity is bravado against the mystery of the universe of women. It's just a fear of not knowing what women have that's so powerful. It's this shield they put up to try to get closer."

"Some people put up a peace sign with one hand. Some people put up the middle finger instead. I use two hands and put up both."

"It's astonishing what some women will put up with just to have a warm body. Some of the brightest women I know are just obsessed with that search. It's very sad."

"I really did put up all my wedding pictures on my website. And I swear to you, my wedding pictures got downloaded just as much as my bikini pictures."

"Let him that hath no power of patience retire within himself, though even there he will have to put up with himself."

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