universe


universe
01. The [universe] is so incredibly big that I think there must be life on other planets somewhere.
02. Mickey Mouse is a [universally] recognized symbol of America.
03. People used to believe that the earth was the center of the [universe].
04. According to anthropologists, there is a [universal] definition of human beauty.
05. There are certain gestures, such as a smile, which are [universally] recognizable.
06. I have visited a number of different galaxies throughout the [universe] since I became captain of this spaceship, and I have to admit that this is one of the nicer ones.
07. Unless we can stop these extraterrestrials in time, the future of our region of the [universe] may be in serious danger.
08. Albert Einstein once said "Only two things are infinite; the [universe] and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."
09. Napoleon Bonaparte once said, "If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the [universal] giver of life would be my god."
10. Joel Goodman once said that humor is a [universal] language.
11. Harlan Ellison once said that the two most abundant things in the [universe] are hydrogen and stupidity.
12. Walt Disney once said that of all of our inventions for mass communication, pictures still speak the most [universally] understood language.
13. Physicist Stephen Hawking once said, "My goal is simple. It is complete understanding of the [universe], why it is as it is and why it exists at all."
14. Almost [universally], women outlive men.
15. [Universal], state-supported school is a modern invention dating from the nineteenth century.
16. Robert Hagedorn has described organizations as a [universal] attribute and a natural consequence of the social behavior of human beings.
17. It is estimated that within the entire [universe], there are more than a trillion galaxies.
18. The [universe] is about 15,000 million years old.

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