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There are only so many hilarious actors so when they cross-pollinate, people assume it's always the same actors and directors.Judd Apatow

When it comes to personnel issues, I act professionally and respectful of former employees. I just assume that's a two-way street. It's disappointing when it's not.Michele Bachmann

Children who assume adult responsibilities feel old when they're young.Martha Beck

The elementary school must assume as its sublime and most solemn responsibility the task of teaching every child in it to read. Any school that does not accomplish this has failed.William Bennett

People assume that because you are on TV you must be a millionaire, but unfortunately it doesn't work like that.Simon Bird

I was a real loner in high school, even though people assume I was the head cheerleader.Kate Bosworth

We assume people we know can't be serial killers.Pat Brown

I think the biggest difference is that I've noticed Western parents seem much more concerned about their children's psyches, their self-esteem, whereas tough immigrant parents assume strength rather than fragility in their children and therefore behave completely differently.Amy Chua

A lot of times you see really good-looking guys on TV and you sort of assume that maybe there's some sort of vacuity behind them.Misha Collins

Most people assume that autistic people are not capable of empathy.Claire Danes

It would have been easier to have a male protagonist, but I didn't want people to assume that Nikki Hill was me in her entirety because a lot of people just don't like me and I don't think they would be interested in reading about me, even in the fictional context.Christopher Darden

If my musical tastes are continuing to grow up, and I am not really too interested in the music that my kids listen to, then I assume that the audience is doing the same.Rick Derringer

I feel like I am campaigning door to door. You just can't step out of a band like Brooks & Dunn and assume that it is just going to be business as usual. You have to work it. It does feel like a campaign where you would have Obama, Romney, or Newt beating the bushes right now. That's what I'm having to do.Ronnie Dunn

It is always incorrect to assume you can know what someone's moral convictions are based on their philosophical theories.Stanley Fish

People just assume that if you're famous, you're in Hollywood.Megan Fox

Most economic fallacies derive from the tendency to assume that there is a fixed pie, that one party can gain only at the expense of another.Milton Friedman

I answered their questions truthfully and honestly, but I would prefer not to say more. I assume the information was routed back and that is why I was not called to testify.Jeff Gannon

It's rather naive, apart from being ethically objectionable, to assume that our investigators travel around the country with bags of money trying to bribe witnesses to lie on the witness stand. We just don't operate that way.Jim Garrison

If we see someone in a wheelchair, we assume they cannot walk. It may be that they can walk three, four, five steps. That, to them, means they can walk.Evelyn Glennie

Is it philosophical, is it quite allowable, to assume without evidence from fossil plants that the family or any of the genera was once larger and wide spread? and occupied a continuous area?Asa Gray