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«A director must be a policeman, a midwife, a psychoanalyst, a sycophant and a bastard.»
«Necessity is the mother of invention, it is true, but its father is creativity, and knowledge is the midwife»
«And it came to pass, when she was in hard labour, that the midwife said unto her, Fear not; thou shalt have this son also.»
«And it came to pass, when she travailed, that the one put out his hand: and the midwife took and bound upon his hand a scarlet thread, saying, This came out first.»
«But the midwives feared God, and did not as the king of Egypt commanded them, but saved the men children alive.»
«And the king of Egypt spake to the Hebrew midwives, of which the name of the one was Shiphrah, and the name of the other Puah: / And he said, When ye do the office of a midwife to the Hebrew women, and see them upon the stools; if it be a son, then ye shall kill him: but if it be a daughter, then she shall live.»
«And the king of Egypt called for the midwives, and said unto them, Why have ye done this thing, and have saved the men children alive? / And the midwives said unto Pharaoh, Because the Hebrew women are not as the Egyptian women; for they are lively, and are delivered ere the midwives come in unto them.»
«Like a midwife, I make my living bringing new babies into the world, except that mine are new advertising campaigns.»
«One of the marks of a truly vigorous society is the ability to dispense with passion as a midwife of action /the ability to pass directly from thought to action.»
«Force is the midwife of every old society pregnant with a new one»