Top 99 Puppet Quotes

puppet quotes: #1. When I was a kid, I never saw a puppet show. I never played with puppets or had any interest in them. – Author: Jim Henson

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#2. I’m going to be true to what I want to do, because if I care what people think about me, I’m a puppet. Which I have been in my life. And you can’t live life that way, man! – Author: Donny Osmond

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#3. Dance and fall.
Like a puppet. All those years of dancing. – Author: Samantha Shannon

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#4. The history of the past is a mere puppet-show. A little man comes out and blows a little trumpet, and goes in again. You look for something new, and lo! another little man comes out, and blows another little trumpet, and goes in again. And it is all over. – Author: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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#5. If the State does not acquire supremacy over [vast private] enterprises, it becomes their puppet, and they become the real State. – Author: Bertrand Russell

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#6. I’m not really a ‘puppet‘ person in particular; I think they are very theatrical, and I’ve found different uses for them in shows, but my true interest is in writing Broadway musicals. – Author: Robert Lopez

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#7. Puppet camp truly redefined my preconceptions of puppetry … I’ll never forget learning that before a puppet can speak … he has to inhale. It’s those details that make the characters truly come to life. – Author: Rob McClure

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#8. Everything in my career is my decision – every picture, every outfit. You get one chance at this, and I never saw myself as being a puppet. – Author: Katherine Jenkins

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#9. There are those on Wall Street and in the plutocracy who feel that Geithner is a hero who deftly steered the country from economic ruin. To many ordinary Americans, however, he is considered a Wall Street puppet and a servant of the so-called banksters. – Author: Andrew Ross Sorkin

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#10. I’m not some sort of puppet. Like, there isn’t a team of people telling me what to do. – Author: Sky Ferreira

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#11. Trying to rebuild Afghanistan on the cheap has left the country in the hands of warlords and an impotent Northern Alliance puppet regime that runs Kabul and nothing else. – Author: Ted Rall

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#12. Tyranny destroys or strengthens the individual; freedom enervates him, until he becomes no more than a puppet. Man has more chances of saving himself by hell than by paradise. – Author: Emile M. Cioran

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#13. In preschool, I would plan out my show-and-tell every week to be funny and exciting. Then in first grade I wrote a play, and my classmates and I performed it as a puppet show. – Author: Maxim Knight

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#14. When I was eight, I bought my first puppet. It was a monkey, and I paid five cents for it. I collected some scrap wood and built myself a puppet theatre. I made 32 cents with my first show, which I thought was pretty good, and that’s when I knew I would be a puppeteer when I grew up. – Author: Caroll Spinney

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#15. Be very chary of telling your hoarded secrets. Many lose all power once they have been divulged. Be even more careful of sharing your own secrets lest you find yourself a puppet dancing on someone else’s strings. – Author: Robin Hobb

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#16. Look at your body – A painted puppet, a poor toy Of jointed parts ready to collapse, A diseased and suffering thing With a head full of false imaginings. – The Dhammapada – Author: Thomas Ligotti

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#17. Life is not in the habit of producing just what we want when we want it. For every exciting, challenging task there are usually a hundred dull ones to be tackled.”

Detective Thanet- Puppet for a Corpse – Author: Dorothy Simpson

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#18. It was useless. The brain had its own food on which it battened, and the imagination, made grotesque by terror, twisted and distorted as a living thing by pain, danced like some foul puppet on a stand and grinned through moving masks. Then, – Author: Oscar Wilde

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#19. My stage projection’s a puppet; I could moon the crowd and the projectors would compensate and make it look like I’d bowed. – Author: Karl Schroeder

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#20. I maintain myself on the puppet drug of personal technology. Every touch of a button brings the neural rush of finding something I never knew and never needed to know until it appears at my anxious fingertips, where it remains for a shaky second before disappearing forever. My – Author: Don DeLillo

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#21. Cheap liquor is a magic potion that can turn you into a puppet cowboy before it kills you. – Author: Patton Oswalt

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#22. A crude puppet impaled by her puppet master. – Author: Alex Adams

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#23. This is Detective Miller. He died when Eros hit Venus and now he’s a puppet of the protomolecule.”
“Semi-autonomous,” the alien said.
“Pleased to meet you.”
“Likewise. – Author: James S.A. Corey

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#24. Tears are curious things, for like earthquakes or puppet shows, they can occur at any time, without any warning and without any good reason. – Author: Lemony Snicket

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#25. His hands manipulated me. I was a puppet and he was the master. Any string he tugged at brought me nearer to him. – Author: Kenya Wright

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#26. Sometimes the hand pulls the puppet, sometimes the puppet pulls the hand, but the string runs both ways. – Author: Daniel Abraham

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#27. I don’t owe Don King anything. I got things with my own sweat and blood. I don’t know if I’ll be associated with Don but I won’t be a slave or puppet for him. – Author: Larry Holmes

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#28. The brain had its own food on which it battened, and the imagination,
made grotesque by terror, twisted and distorted as a living thing by pain,
danced like some foul puppet on a stand and grinned through moving masks. – Author: Oscar Wilde

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#29. The puppet characters were combinations of people I had known and to some degree aspects of my own personality. Weird was based on someone I knew in Chicago. Dirty Dragon was based on a good friend I had in Indianapolis. – Author: William Jackson

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#30. Please don’t begin to believe that the American political establishment is anything but a corrupt puppet of oligarchy. – Author: Alex Pareene

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#31. As the writer you are the puppet-master and can control everything. Believe me, that is a whole lot of fun because it ain’t something that’s going to be happening very often in real life! – Author: Christopher Paul Curtis

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#32. If you’re doing a large, complicated character with radio controls, it might take a number of people several months to make it and if you’re talking about a quick little hand puppet, it could be made in 2 days, so there’s enormous range there, and no real easy generalities. – Author: Jim Henson

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#33. I settled back into his arm. “If you produce a flannel graph out of somewhere, you will make me very happy.”
He smiled. He was smiling a lot these days. “No flannel graph. I do a mean shadow puppet, though. – Author: Temple West

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#34. Who’s in or out, who moves the grand machine, Nor stirs my curiosity, or spleen; Secrets of state no more I wish to know Than secret movements of a puppet-show; Let but the puppets move, I’ve my desire, Unseen the hand which guides the master wire. – Author: Winston Churchill

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#35. I know what I look like – a weird, sad clown puppet. I’m fine with that. – Author: Rainn Wilson

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#36. This aesthetic quality, then, is what politics is all about. It’s authenticity that separates winners from losers, good politics from bad, and he-man leader-types from consultant-directed puppet-boys. – Author: Thomas Frank

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#37. The first move toward the determination of the direction of my art was the fortunate invention of plans for Blok’s wonder The Puppet Show. – Author: Vsevolod Meyerhold

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#38. The most beautiful thing about you is that you’re not a sock puppet. – Author: Jesse Andrews

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#39. People may not like you, but that’s cool because your heart doesn’t beat from their liking. You can’t live to please everyone, you’re not a puppet – Author: Amaka Imani Nkosazana

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#40. Miss Penelope THINKS I need beauty sleep?! Sorry, Brianna, but Miss Penelope CAN’T think. She doesn’t have a BRAIN! She’s a hand puppet!” I shot back. – Author: Rachel Renee Russell

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#41. I never really did years of movie-after-movie-after-movie but when you’ve got three toddlers in the house you’re performing all day long, anyway, with puppet shows and stories – I act around the clock. – Author: Julia Roberts

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#42. Poetry is a puppet-show, where riders of skyrockets and divers of sea fathoms gossip about the sixth sense and the fourth dimension. – Author: Carl Sandburg

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#43. It is genes that allow the human mind to learn, to remember, to imitate, to imprint, to absorb culture, and to express instincts. Genes are not puppet masters or blueprints. Nor are they just the carriers of heredity. They are active during life; – Author: Matt Ridley

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#44. I don’t like it when they [media critics] see me as this little person who doesn’t know what to do with herself
like I have no idea what I want, like I’m just a puppet … That’s demeaning to me, because that ain’t how it is, and it never was. – Author: Whitney Houston

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#45. You’ve got to stand for something, or you’ll fall for anything
You’ve got to be your own man, not a puppet on a string – Author: Aaron Tippin

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#46. It is no accident that I made Cartoon Town a simple little village – in many ways it mirrored my home town. And, yes, many of my puppet characters took on some of the more eccentric characteristics of people I knew there. – Author: William Jackson

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#47. When I was young, my mum was part of a brilliant puppet theatre that toured all over the world. – Author: Arthur Darvill

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#48. We wanted to premiere it in New York, because New York is sort of the home of the Jim Henson Company and it’s sort of the tone and flavor, always, of the puppet work that we’ve done traditionally. And that’s what brought us here and now we’re here. – Author: Brian Henson

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#49. I’ve never had anyone put on a puppet show to convince me of anything. And I’ve done a lot of stuff. I don’t know that I would put the puppets on when I was pitching a show. This was the head of the studio putting a puppet show on. And I’ll tell you, he wasn’t bad. – Author: Garry Shandling

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#50. Analysis gave me great freedom of emotions and fantastic confidence. I felt I had served my time as a puppet. – Author: Hedy Lamarr

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#51. Billionaires like the Koch brothers, casino mogul Sheldon Adelson, and political puppet master Karl Rove should not be able to buy our elections. Secret money should not be able to drown out the voices of the American people and sell our Democracy to the highest bidder. – Author: Hank Johnson

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#52. Indescribably filthy jokes are perpetrated by a ventriloquist with the aid of a puppet.

(Quoted from the Bulletin of The Juvenile Protective Association, May 1921) – Author: Frederic Milton Thrasher

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#53. So don’t expect me to care when you find yourself nothing more than a puppet. If you aren’t one already.” He – Author: Sarah J. Maas

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#54. There’s always a puppet and a puppeteer in a relationship. Take your time to find out which one you are. – Author: Alamvusha

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#55. I am like a broken puppet whose eyes have fallen inside. – Author: Emil Cioran

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#56. …a God that did everything we thought was right and good wouldn’t be the creator of the universe. He would be our puppet. – Author: Min Jin Lee

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#57. Classroom Activities
1. Using felt and yarn, make a hand puppet of Clarence Thomas. Ta-da! You’re Antonin Scalia! – Author: Jon Stewart

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#58. Man is not, like the animals, an obsequious puppet of instincts and sensual impulses. Man has the power to suppress instinctive desires, he has a will of his own, he chooses between incompatible ends. – Author: Ludwig Von Mises

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#59. I didn’t respond to him. Couldn’t speak at all. Couldn’t look at his self-mutilation
not even the clean, bandaged version of it. Instead, I looked at my own rough, stained house painter’s hand. They seemed more like puppets than hands. I had no feelings in it either. – Author: Wally Lamb

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#60. I mean, we make a 15-minute show that’s incredibly silly, even though all of our scenic designers, puppet builders. animators, everybody that works on the show take their work very seriously. So somebody saying that we’d even be in contention for a very respectable award is really nice. – Author: Seth Green

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#61. The more he told me about himself, the more leverage I had for manipulation,” he told Bob’s researcher. “I just kept fueling the fire; the more fuel I added to the fire, the bigger payoff for me. I was the puppet master pulling the strings.” Eventually – Author: Jon Ronson

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#62. I’d always thought that, in all the great sci-fi constructs, there’s always the guy who seems like he’s the commander, but then you reveal that there’s an even bigger puppet master up above and beyond him. – Author: Dan Fogelman

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#63. Deprived of the infinite, man has become what he always was: a supernumerary.
He hardly counts; he forms part of the troupe called Humanity; if he misses a cue, he is hissed; and if he drops through the trapdoor another puppet is in readiness to take his place. – Author: Remy De Gourmont

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#64. Nothing like a puppet to give you the willies. – Author: Michael Buckley

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#65. Attachment strangles freedom and clarity and makes us a puppet to our desires and cravings; attachment is the root of suffering, a root that if left unattended grows into a tree which drops the fruits of anger, greed, envy, dispersion, competitiveness, ego and pain – Author: Evan Sutter

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#66. You are both puppet and puppeteer of your world. – Author: Matshona Dhliwayo

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#67. Puppet Papademos is in place, and as Athens caught fire on Sunday night he rather took my breath away – he said violence and destruction have no place in a democratic country. – Author: Nigel Farage

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#68. Egg has the truth of it. Aerion’s quite the monster. He thinks he’s a dragon in human form, you know. That’s why he was so wroth at that puppet show. A pity he wasn’t born a Fossoway, then he’d think himself an apple and we’d all be a deal safer, but there you are. – Author: George R R Martin

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#69. Sometimes when I’m writing, I wonder if the words have a mind of their own, and if they’re really just using me as a puppet to manifest themselves. – Author: Travis J. Dahnke

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#70. Yet the ivory gods, And the ebony gods, And the gods of diamond-jade, Are only silly puppet gods That people themselves Have made.- – Author: Langston Hughes

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#71. The one who pulls the puppet strings knows fairytales can heal. – Author: Sally Odgers

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#72. Emotion, whether of ridicule, anger, or sorrow,
whether raised at a puppet show, a funeral, or a battle,
is your grandest of levellers. The man who would be always superior should be always apathetic. – Author: Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton

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#73. What I’m hoping for is something that goes much, much further than the conservative enablers of dog-eat-dog capitalism putting on a puppet show of cleaning house. But that’s probably not going to happen just yet … – Author: Charles Stross

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#74. I had a desire to prove to myself that I was actually in control – that I wasn’t a puppet. – Author: Sean Parker

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#75. Until you realize how easily it is for your mind to be manipulated, you remain the puppet of someone else’s game. – Author: Evita Ochel

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#76. I am not a puppet. I was not made by the West to go to the West or to any other country. – Author: Bashar Al-Assad

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#77. And there’s a visceral fun in watching Team America and making it, like taking a puppet and throwing it against the wall. Because it’s not CG, there’s something funny about it. – Author: Matt Stone

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#78. A Clock stopped
Not the Mantel’s
Geneva’s farthest skill
Can’t put the puppet bowing
That just now dangled still – Author: Emily Dickinson

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#79. He could do anything and it would be right, for he had made himself a willing puppet of God’s purpose and in so doing freed himself. He alone free, surrounded by slaves. – Author: Joe Abercrombie

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#80. Let me tell you, I am nobody’s puppet. – Author: Nydia Velazquez

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#81. Don’t be a puppet of work; let work be your puppet. – Author: Joey Lawsin

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#82. The only thing I haven’t done as an actor, other than Thai puppet theater somewhere, is act on a Broadway stage. – Author: John Larroquette

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#83. There are puppet-masters, but they are systems and ideologies, not people. As – Author: Charles Eisenstein

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#84. I feel like Obama’s an Illuminati puppet. – Author: Jonathan Davis

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#85. Everyone is a puppet, but there are no puppet-masters. – Author: Charles Eisenstein

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#86. There is something really so iconic about the original Predator, and it is exciting. It’s not just special effects. It’s not like you bring a puppet in, these are characters and so we were involved in developing the look and the attitude of all the characters. – Author: Gregory Nicotero

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#87. the body is only a puppet to the mind – Author: Jay Yang

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#88. At the end of the day, it seems like there’s a critic archetype for food movies, like with ‘Ratatouille’ or anything. You know, if you were doing a puppet show about chefs, one puppet would be the chef, one would be the critic. – Author: Jon Favreau

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#89. Before you save anyone else, you have to save yourself. otherwise, you’rejust a bundle of tics, a stringed puppet manipulated by the chance and the insensible wind. – Author: Gregory Maguire

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#90. The pop-star thing bores me because it’s somebody programming someone else. Stand over here, sing that, no, sing it like this, talk like that, when they ask you this, don’t say that, say this, hold that, drive this, stay here, live there – you’re not even a human being. You’re a puppet. – Author: Randy Jackson

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#91. So tired of Noam and Herod and Sir and Angra and all these arrogant, puppet-master men who hold all the strings and refuse to give them up. – Author: Sara Raasch

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#92. The United States is not for democracy in Iraq, it’s for setting up a puppet government. – Author: Peter Camejo

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#93. Funny enough, there have been puppets in everything I’ve written because I have a huge love of puppets. There’s a big puppet musical at the end of ‘Sarah Marshall.’ I wrote ‘The Muppets.’ – Author: Jason Segel

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#94. I went to business school but left after four months because I just didn’t want to be a puppet of society, stuck in an office, craving some sunlight. – Author: Michelle Rodriguez

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#95. I think the little bush is a bit stupid and more or less the puppet of his old man. – Author: Billie Joe Armstrong

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#96. The world and the universe are far more wonderful if there’s not a puppet master. – Author: Dave Matthews

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#97. You’re not something that’s a result of the big bang. You’re not something that is a sort of puppet on the end of the process. You are still the process. You are the big bang, the original force of the universe. – Author: Alan Watts

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#98. The very first audition, you just go in and sing. The second one, they give you this sort of cheapy, Walmart-looking puppet – before they give you the $6,500 ‘Avenue Q’ puppet. – Author: Rob McClure

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#99. Peanut: Come here puppet boy… make your daddy talk! – Author: Jeff Dunham

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#100. Sunny likes me, Mama, she had said that night at dinner after he’d been sent from the table for making his napkin into a hand puppet and refusing to make the hand puppet be quiet. – Author: Anna Quindlen

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