Kristin Chenoweth - An advertising agency is 85 percent confusion and 15 percent commission.
[ Advertising Agency Commission Confusion Percent]
Topic: Business
Harold Coffin - Christ had given the apostles a world-wide commission, embracing all the nations; but intellectually they did not understand what He meant. They found that out as they followed the impulse of the Spirit.
[ Apostles Christ Commission Did Embracing Followed Found Given Had Impulse Intellectually Meant Nations Out Spirit Understand World-Wide]
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Trisha Goddard - No punishment has ever possessed enough power of deterrence to prevent the commission of crimes. On the contrary, whatever the punishment, once a specific crime has appeared for the first time, its reappearance is more likely than its initial emergence could ever have been.
[ Appeared Been Commission Contrary Could Crime Crimes Deterrence Emergence Enough Ever First Initial Likely More Once Possessed Power Prevent Punishment Specific Than Time Whatever]
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Howell Heflin - It doesn't help to wait until something happens and then prosecute the offenders, especially if it's the idea of the offender to extinguish himself in the commission of the crime.
[ Commission Crime Especially Extinguish Happens Help Himself Idea Offender Offenders Prosecute Something Then Until Wait]
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Thomas J. Jackson - All works of art are commissioned in the sense that no artist can create one by a simple act of will but must wait until what he believes to be a good idea for a work comes to him.
[ Act Art Artist Believes Comes Commissioned Create Good Him Idea Must Sense Simple Until Wait Will Work Works]
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Harvey Martin - Another cause of change, one less noticeable but fundamental, is the modern growth of population closely connected with scientific and medical discoveries. It is interesting that the United Nations has set up a special Commission to study this question.
[ Another Cause Change Closely Commission Connected Discoveries Fundamental Growth Interesting Less Medical Modern Nations Noticeable Population Question Scientific Set Special Study United Up]
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Nancy Northrup - If you are a gun manufacturer, the product you make is not subject to safety regulation by the Consumer Product Safety Commission. Toy guns are subject to safety regulation; water pistols are, but not real guns.
[ Commission Consumer Gun Guns Make Manufacturer Pistols Product Real Regulation Safety Subject Toy Water]
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Lewis Thomas - Quite a few operas are still being commissioned around the world, although nothing apart from audience popularity can ensure more than a few performances.
[ Although Apart Around Audience Being Commissioned Ensure Few More Nothing Operas Performances Popularity Quite Still Than World]
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Claude Vorilhon - I have been commissioned to write an autobiography and I would be grateful to any of your readers who could tell me what I was doing between 1960 and 1974.
[ Any Autobiography Been Between Commissioned Could Doing Grateful Readers Tell Would Write Your]
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Clarence Williams - Especially in local elections, because hardly anybody pays attention to those - but it's really important who's mayor and who's on the city council, county commissioners, sheriffs, district attorney, and of course the school board.
[ Anybody Attention Attorney Because Board City Commissioners Council County Course District Elections Especially Hardly Important Local Mayor Pays Really School Sheriffs Those]
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- We have to make it clear that one, two or even three BNP MEPs elected to Brussels will have very little effect on the workings of the Parliament and the Commission.
[ Brussels Clear Commission Effect Elected Even Little Make Parliament Three Two Very Will Workings]
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- Bantam Press. And they commissioned me to write it. And when that was completed, they sold it to Harper and Row. And then I put it out to every movie studio in town. And they all turned it down.
[ Commissioned Completed Down Every Harper Movie Out Press Put Row Sold Studio Then Town Turned Write]
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- Well, Hale was one of the first people who suggested to President Johnson that there should be a commission.
[ Commission First Hale Johnson President Should Suggested Well]
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- The 9/11 Commission recently released their report, citing important changes which need to be made to improve our nation's homeland security. I voiced my disappointment with the House leadership when this report was left until after the August recess for action.
[ Action After August Changes Citing Commission Disappointment Homeland House Important Improve Leadership Left Made Nation Need Our Recently Recess Released Report Security Their Until Voiced Which]
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- The 9/11 Commission strongly recommends that the National Intelligence Director be fully in control of the budget, from developing it to implementing it, to ensuring that the National Intelligence Director has the clout to make decisions.
[ Budget Clout Commission Control Decisions Developing Director Ensuring Fully Implementing Intelligence Make National Strongly]
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- Don't write the book you think publishers want to commission. Plenty of other writers will be doing the same thing.
[ Book Commission Doing Other Plenty Publishers Same Thing Think Want Will Write Writers]
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- A sense of humor keen enough to show a man his own absurdities will keep him from the commission of all sins, or nearly all, save those worth committing.
[ Absurdities Commission Committing Enough Him His Humor Keen Keep Man Nearly Own Save Sense Show Sins Those Will Worth]
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- In addition, for almost a year now I have been urging the President, the Department of Justice, and the Federal Trade Commission to investigate suspicious gas price spikes.
[ Addition Almost Been Commission Department Federal Gas Investigate Justice Now President Price Spikes Suspicious Trade Urging Year]
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- I gladly accepted the commission but was uncertain about what the end result would be. On the one hand, Cuban music was conquering the world; being heard everywhere, and our small island was already producing one of the popular musical genres of the 20th century.
[ Accepted Already Being Century Commission Conquering Cuban End Everywhere Genres Gladly Hand Heard Island Music Musical Our Popular Producing Result Small Uncertain World Would]
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- As a consequence of these hesitations and of the vague character of such innovations, the Commission on Human Rights itself had doubts from the beginning about its role and its functions in general.
[ Beginning Character Commission Consequence Doubts Functions General Had Human Innovations Itself Rights Role Such These Vague]
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- I had advocated the establishment of a Negro industrial commission. I had gestured against the growth of monopoly power. I had introduced a few civil rights bills.
[ Advocated Against Bills Civil Commission Establishment Few Growth Had Industrial Introduced Monopoly Negro Power Rights]
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- I can tell you that the Canadian intelligence and law enforcement agencies have been providing outstanding co-operation with our intelligence and law enforcement agencies as we work together to track down terrorists here in North America and put them out of commission.
[ Agencies America Been Canadian Co-Operation Commission Down Enforcement Here Intelligence Law North Our Out Outstanding Providing Put Tell Terrorists Them Together Track Work]
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- Congress seems drugged and inert most of the time... its idea of meeting a problem is to hold hearings or, in extreme cases, to appoint a commission.
[ Appoint Cases Commission Congress Extreme Hearings Hold Idea Inert Meeting Most Problem Seems Time]
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- We didn't actually overspend our budget. The health Commission allocation simply fell short of our expenditure.
[ Actually Allocation Budget Commission Expenditure Fell Health Our Short Simply]
Topic: Politics
- Experience alone can give a final answer. The knowledge gained in a few years by a commission of the kind suggested would be worth more than volumes of mere assertions and contradictions.
[ Alone Answer Assertions Commission Contradictions Experience Few Final Gained Give Kind Knowledge Mere More Suggested Than Volumes Worth Would Years]
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- We cannot afford to have any large section of the business world in doubt whether they have broken the laws or not, and we cannot let the laws become a dead letter through vagueness. In this view it is clear that an administrative commission can render invaluable service.
[ Administrative Afford Any Become Broken Business Cannot Clear Commission Dead Doubt Invaluable Large Laws Letter Render Section Service Through Vagueness View Whether World]
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- My countrymen have commissioned a bust of the Republic. It will be placed on the fountain of my native town.
[ Bust Commissioned Countrymen Fountain Native Placed Republic Town Will]
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- In the aftermath of September 11, and as the 9/11 Commission report so aptly demonstrates, it is clear that our intelligence system is not working the way that it should.
[ Aftermath Aptly Clear Commission Demonstrates Intelligence Our Report September Should System Way Working]
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- Commissions suit me. They set limits. Jean Marais dared me to write play in which he would not speak in the first act, would weep for joy in the second and in the last would fall backward down a flight of stairs.
[ Act Backward Commissions Dared Down Fall First Flight Jean Joy Last Limits Play Second Set Speak Stairs Suit Weep Which Would Write]
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- I've had those people very interested in my writing. Since I think of myself as a composer, I feel really good. I've had lots of guys call me up. I've gotten two or three commissions to write things. I've written lots of movie scores.
[ Call Commissions Composer Feel Good Gotten Guys Had Interested Lots Movie Myself Really Scores Since Things Think Those Three Two Up Very Write Writing Written]
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- I must say, to be very honest about it, that I held in my mind during the life of the Commission, that there had been three shots and that a separate shot struck Governor Connally.
[ Been Commission During Governor Had Held Honest Life Mind Must Say Separate Shot Shots Struck Three Very]
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- It was determined, as shown in the report of the Commission, which I can read to you, but I know you are familiar with the report. It states there was disagreement on this issue, particularly as the subject was debated, that there were different opinions about it.
[ Commission Debated Determined Different Disagreement Familiar Issue Know Opinions Particularly Read Report Shown States Subject Were Which]
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- These our great natural rights we keep to ourselves; we will not have them tampered with; respecting them we give to you no commission whatsoever.
[ Commission Give Great Keep Natural Our Ourselves Respecting Rights Tampered Them These Whatsoever Will]
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- Among the weeds choking out growth and good government are the hundreds of boards, commissions, and advisory committees that have sprouted over the years. They devour time, money, and energy far beyond any real contribution they make.
[ Advisory Among Any Beyond Boards Choking Commissions Committees Contribution Devour Energy Far Good Government Growth Hundreds Make Money Out Over Real Time Weeds Years]
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- They're the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, and they will not do that. They will not pull the trigger.
[ Commission Energy Federal Pull Regulatory Trigger Will]
Topic:
- Bishop Frederick Henry of Calgary is facing at least two official objections to his public statements along with expensive hearings before the Alberta Human Rights Commission for expressing his biblical views on same sex marriage.
[ Along Before Biblical Bishop Commission Expensive Expressing Facing Frederick Hearings Henry His Human Least Marriage Objections Official Public Rights Same Sex Statements Two Views]
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- Marriage commissioners who choose not to marry homosexuals are being fired. A Knights of Columbus chapter in British Columbia is in court because it chooses not allow a lesbian group to use its facility for marriage ceremonies. The list goes on.
[ Allow Because Being British Ceremonies Chapter Choose Chooses Columbia Columbus Commissioners Court Facility Fired Goes Group Homosexuals Knights Lesbian List Marriage Marry Use]
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- Provincial governments in Canada have terminated the positions of marriage commissioners who have, for personal religious convictions, not performed same sex marriages. It has happened in Saskatchewan.
[ Canada Commissioners Convictions Governments Happened Marriage Marriages Performed Personal Positions Provincial Religious Same Saskatchewan Sex Terminated]
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- The Cowles Commission was the optimal environment for the type of research that I wanted to do.
[ Commission Environment Optimal Research Type Wanted]
Topic:
- Now on a personal level with things like the California Tax Commission... I really think if people started banding together and saying no to this it could snowball and that could really help.
[ Banding California Commission Could Help Level Now Personal Really Saying Snowball Started Tax Things Think Together]
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- The Commission's findings underscore that the nation is still vulnerable to attack and that we must move more quickly to make us safer. We must take the Commission's work and use it to make certain that such horrific attacks never occur again.
[ Again Attack Attacks Certain Commission Findings Horrific Make More Move Must Nation Never Occur Quickly Safer Still Such Take Underscore Us Use Vulnerable Work]
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- Internet safety begins at home and that is why my legislation would require the Federal Trade Commission to design and publish a unique website to serve as a clearinghouse and resource for parents, teachers and children for information on the dangers of surfing the Internet.
[ Begins Children Commission Dangers Design Federal Home Information Internet Legislation Parents Publish Require Resource Safety Serve Surfing Teachers Trade Unique Website Why Would]
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- A Royal Commission is a broody hen sitting on a china egg.
[ China Commission Egg Hen Royal Sitting]
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- I still do not know where the notes will come from when I accept a commission for a new work.
[ Accept Come Commission Know New Notes Still Where Will Work]
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- From the Bush Administration to the 9-11 Commission, there is an urgent and universally recognized need to change the broken formula through which Homeland Security grant money currently is allocated to our first responders.
[ Administration Allocated Broken Bush Change Commission Currently First Formula Grant Homeland Money Need Our Recognized Responders Security Through Universally Urgent Which]
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- As a planning board commissioner, I have to review the applications for development throughout the city, and the bulk of those applications have been for the waterfront. I think the progress the waterfront has made is amazing.
[ Amazing Applications Been Board Bulk City Commissioner Development Made Planning Progress Review Think Those Throughout Waterfront]
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- It would certainly be interesting to know what the CIA knew about Oswald six weeks before the assassination, but the contents of this particular message never reached the Warren Commission and remain a complete mystery.
[ Assassination Before Certainly Cia Commission Complete Contents Interesting Knew Know Message Mystery Never Oswald Particular Reached Remain Six Warren Weeks Would]
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- For hundreds of years people have talked about artists having inspiration, but often, some persons would say, write us a symphony or write us a song, on commission. The artists would come up with a masterpiece without waiting to have their muse inspire them.
[ Artists Come Commission Having Hundreds Inspiration Inspire Masterpiece Muse Often Persons Say Some Song Symphony Talked Their Them Up Us Waiting Without Would Write Years]
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- I herewith commission you to carry out all preparations with regard to... a total solution of the Jewish question in those territories of Europe which are under German influence.
[ Carry Commission Europe German Influence Jewish Out Preparations Question Regard Solution Territories Those Total Under Which]
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- Human rights commissions, as they are evolving, are an attack on our fundamental freedoms and the basic existence of a democratic society... It is in fact totalitarianism. I find this is very scary stuff.
[ Attack Basic Commissions Democratic Evolving Existence Fact Find Freedoms Fundamental Human Our Rights Scary Society Stuff Totalitarianism Very]
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- We Americans have no commission from God to police the world.
[ Americans Commission God Police World]
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- That was par for the course but I also found that commissions were being canceled and in fact I considered this directly libelous - I write biographies for a living as well as being a journalist - for a non fiction book to be called fiction from beginning to end.
[ Also Beginning Being Biographies Book Called Canceled Commissions Considered Course Directly End Fact Fiction Found Journalist Living Non Par Well Were Write]
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- In 1997, the National Bankruptcy Review Commission recommended that chapter 12 of the Federal Bankruptcy Code, the chapter that contains bankruptcy protection for family farmers, be made permanent.
[ Bankruptcy Chapter Code Commission Contains Family Farmers Federal Made National Permanent Protection Recommended Review]
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- The Commission has five commissioners from each side, plus three alternates, so all together sixteen members, people who are independent from the two governments, who have a lot of integrity, professional competence, and who have credibility in their respective countries.
[ Commission Commissioners Competence Countries Credibility Each Five Governments Independent Integrity Lot Members Plus Professional Respective Side Sixteen Their Three Together Two]
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- The second one, the joint Truth and Friendship Commission, which we started now with Indonesia, that is the one that has been criticized; its terms of reference call for providing amnesty for those who cooperate in telling the truth. It does not lead to prosecution.
[ Amnesty Been Call Commission Cooperate Criticized Does Friendship Indonesia Joint Lead Now Prosecution Providing Reference Second Started Telling Terms Those Truth Which]
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- I feel, first of all, very privileged that these people think enough of me that they made me commissioner. And it's almost like, as Yogi Berra said, 'deja vu all over again.'
[ Again Almost Commissioner Deja Enough Feel First Made Over Privileged Said These Think Very Yogi]
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- Sometimes I have to accept a job I don't really want. Hardly anybody comes up to you with a commission; it's all competitions these days.
[ Accept Anybody Comes Commission Competitions Days Hardly Job Really Sometimes These Up Want]
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- So, immediately after that, I got a commission to write a piece for chamber orchestra, and in working on the material I discovered it was possible to incorporate the Buddhist teachings into the music, so that's what I started to do.
[ After Buddhist Chamber Commission Discovered Got Immediately Incorporate Into Material Music Orchestra Piece Possible Started Teachings Working Write]
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- I think the Commissioner is taking the steps necessary to give the game back to the players and the fans and hopefully take the league to the next level.
[ Back Commissioner Fans Game Give Hopefully League Level Necessary Next Players Steps Take Taking Think]
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- Prayer is commission. Out of the quietness with God, power is generated that turns the spiritual machinery of the world. When you pray, you begin to feel the sense of being sent, that the divine compulsion is upon you.
[ Begin Being Commission Compulsion Divine Feel Generated God Machinery Out Power Pray Prayer Quietness Sense Sent Spiritual Turns Upon World]
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- I feel an independent accountability commission should audit all government services.
[ Accountability Audit Commission Feel Government Independent Services Should]
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- Although I had resigned my commission as an officer two years before, I immediately left Switzerland, accompanied by my wife, in order to report for duty. As it happened, a wire reached me a day later calling me to the colors.
[ Accompanied Although Before Calling Colors Commission Day Duty Had Happened Immediately Later Left Officer Order Reached Report Resigned Switzerland Two Wife Wire Years]
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- I commissioned this artist to make these silver tomahawks by hand. Larry Sellers, who plays Cloud Dancing on the show, blessed and cleansed them and all.
[ Artist Blessed Cleansed Cloud Commissioned Dancing Hand Larry Make Plays Sellers Show Silver Them These]
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- On the first season of our show, I commissioned a Native American artist to make up, 'cause I'm known for the tomahawk, besides the hair and the leather outfit and the whole thing.
[ American Artist Besides Cause Commissioned First Hair Known Leather Make Native Our Outfit Season Show Thing Up Whole]
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- You will bear a commission from God, for you have received a call from God.
[ Bear Call Commission God Received Will]
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- The UN Commission on Human Rights, whose membership in recent years has included countries - such as Libya and Sudan - which have deplorable human rights records, and the recent Oil-for-Food scandal, are just a few examples of why reform is so imperative.
[ Commission Countries Deplorable Examples Few Human Imperative Included Just Libya Membership Recent Records Reform Rights Scandal Such Sudan Un Which Whose Why Years]
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- All the arts are predominantly national, and therefore the Australian Film Commission should be funding us. The battle gets more and more vicious each year.
[ Arts Australian Battle Commission Each Film Funding Gets More National Predominantly Should Therefore Us Vicious Year]
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- The world has become one big grassy knoll, crawling with lone gunmen who think they're the Warren Commission.
[ Become Big Commission Crawling Lone Think Warren World]
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- I think a commission set up to examine slavery and the consequences of it, would probably be a very fruitful, important dialogue for the United States to be involved in.
[ Commission Consequences Dialogue Examine Fruitful Important Involved Probably Set Slavery States Think United Up Very Would]
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- Along with that ongoing process Sinn Fein took a decision to establish a peace commission which had the responsibility to travel around the country to receive submissions from the general public, also our opponents.
[ Along Also Around Commission Country Decision Establish Fein General Had Ongoing Opponents Our Peace Process Public Receive Responsibility Sinn Submissions Took Travel Which]
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- Since then, I have worked with the group that commissioned and improved the ring and that is now preparing the construction of a second ring to increase the p stacking rate by an order of magnitude.
[ Commissioned Construction Group Improved Increase Magnitude Now Order Preparing Rate Ring Second Since Then Worked]
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- Given the way some fought for the status quo when I authored the new Ethics Code and created the city's first Ethics Commission, we are going to need your strong support to get an even tougher Ethics Code passed this year.
[ City Code Commission Created Ethics Even First Fought Get Given Going Need New Passed Quo Some Status Strong Support Tougher Way Year Your]
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- A lot of the American press at the time was saying 'just watch what happens when Bertelsmann tries to buy EMI, that will be a moment of truth that will show the Commission's true colors.' Well, that deal never happened either.
[ American Buy Colors Commission Deal Either Happened Happens Just Lot Moment Never Press Saying Show Time Tries True Truth Watch Well Will]
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- As to the question of elected or not elected, each member of the European Commission has been appointed jointly by the governments of the 15 member states, and undergone individual scrutiny and a vote of confidence from the European Parliament.
[ Appointed Been Commission Confidence Each Elected European Governments Individual Jointly Member Parliament Question Scrutiny States Undergone Vote]
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- We can't afford big symphonies but we commission works that sound rich and symphonic because of the nature of the instrumentation and the people we work with.
[ Afford Because Big Commission Instrumentation Nature Rich Sound Symphonic Symphonies Work Works]
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- As Mayor, I will fully support my Arts Commission and its professional selection committees so that they can commission a full range of public art that is daring and, when appropriate, daringly traditional.
[ Appropriate Art Arts Commission Committees Daring Full Fully Mayor Professional Public Range Selection Support Traditional Will]
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- I have worked closely with many of our county commissioners, mayors, local transportation officials, and others to determine project needs in the 18th District, and they deserve a great deal of thanks for today's victory on the House floor.
[ Closely Commissioners County Deal Deserve Determine District Floor Great House Local Many Mayors Needs Officials Others Our Project Thanks Today Transportation Victory Worked]
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- When I was at Stratford, the very first thing that I was commissioned to work on was trying to make a musical out of the documentary material about the General Strike, which was the next big historical event in England, after the First World War.
[ After Big Commissioned Documentary England Event First General Historical Make Material Musical Next Out Stratford Strike Thing Trying Very War Which Work World]
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- That's Anil's path. She grows up in Sri Lanka, goes and gets educated abroad, and through fate or chance gets brought back by the Human Rights Commission to investigate war crimes.
[ Abroad Back Brought Chance Commission Crimes Educated Fate Gets Goes Grows Human Investigate Lanka Path Rights She Sri Through Up War]
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- Every one with this writ may be a tyrant; if this commission be legal, a tyrant in a legal manner, also, may control, imprison, or murder any one within the realm.
[ Also Any Commission Control Every Imprison Legal Manner May Murder Realm Tyrant Within Writ]
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- The omission of good is no less reprehensible than the commission of evil.
[ Commission Evil Good Less Omission Reprehensible Than]
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- Presently, the Commission for Commemorating 350 Years of American Jewish History has been brought about to encourage and sponsor a variety of historical activities that advance our understanding of the American Jewish experience as it marks this milestone anniversary.
[ Activities Advance American Anniversary Been Brought Commission Encourage Experience Historical History Jewish Marks Milestone Our Presently Sponsor Understanding Variety Years]
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- I am not a newcomer, you know, so I want to be judged for what I did when I was prime minister last time in Italy and president of the European Commission for more than five years.
[ Am Commission Did European Five Italy Judged Know Last Minister More President Prime Than Time Want Years]
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- An enthusiast broods over the oppression of a people till he fancies himself commissioned by Heaven to liberate them. He ventures the attempt, which ends in little else than his own execution.
[ Attempt Commissioned Else Ends Enthusiast Execution Fancies Heaven Himself His Liberate Little Oppression Over Own Than Them Till Ventures Which]
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- The following year, after I had prepared my draft, the Conference of the Interparliamentary Union at The Hague decided to set up a special commission to study the problem seriously.
[ After Commission Conference Decided Draft Following Had Hague Prepared Problem Seriously Set Special Study Union Up Year]
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- Our nation owes a debt of gratitude to the 9/11 Commission members for their valuable service and important recommendations to improve homeland security.
[ Commission Debt Gratitude Homeland Important Improve Members Nation Our Owes Recommendations Security Service Their Valuable]
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- How come there's only one Monopolies Commission?
[ Come Commission How Monopolies Only]
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- From those few pending questions which the Commission would be called upon to solve at its fourth session, the most important one was the entry into force of the treaty.
[ Called Commission Entry Few Force Fourth Important Into Most Pending Questions Session Solve Those Treaty Upon Which Would]
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- The Preparatory Commission held a total of four sessions, the last of which took place just under two years after its creation, from 31 January to 14 February 1967.
[ After Commission Creation February Four Held January Just Last Place Preparatory Sessions Took Total Two Under Which Years]
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- At last, someone came to tell me I'd been selected as commissioner, which gave rise to the line that I took the job with clean hands. I was then taken downstairs to a press conference, and the reporters were as surprised as I was.
[ Been Came Clean Commissioner Conference Downstairs Gave Hands Job Last Line Press Reporters Rise Selected Someone Surprised Taken Tell Then Took Were Which]
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- I don't know if 1300 players could really participate in the selection of a commissioner, and I've never given it a great deal of thought. I think it's a logical point they could make, but it's only an academic one.
[ Academic Commissioner Could Deal Given Great Know Logical Make Never Only Participate Players Point Really Selection Think Thought]
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- Pro football was taking off when I became commissioner, and when a sport's successful and you're its chief executive officer, much of the credit flows to you and you develop a good track record.
[ Became Chief Commissioner Credit Develop Executive Flows Football Good Much Off Officer Pro Record Sport Successful Taking Track]
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- Rather than saying that the commissioner is hired by the owners and therefore is subservient to them, you have to look at whether or not the players are getting a fair shake.
[ Commissioner Fair Getting Hired Look Owners Players Rather Saying Shake Subservient Than Them Therefore Whether]
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- When I accepted the commission, I had something of an epiphany in the research I did about the agency, actually the science of espionage. I realized there is a connection between the sciences and the invisible forces of man.
[ Accepted Actually Agency Between Commission Connection Did Epiphany Espionage Forces Had Invisible Man Realized Research Science Sciences Something]
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- The Western media tends to place a lot of emphasis on official institutions in Ukraine such as its supreme court, the central election commission, and the parliament. In reality, the people of Ukraine now control their destiny.
[ Central Commission Control Court Destiny Election Emphasis Institutions Lot Media Now Official Parliament Place Reality Such Supreme Tends Their Ukraine Western]
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- I think it's perhaps fair to say we've been one of the most influential Royal Commissions this country ever had and there's nothing we have said that isn't relevant to the present situation.
[ Been Commissions Country Ever Fair Had Influential Most Nothing Perhaps Present Relevant Royal Said Say Situation Think]
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- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission and EPA, et cetera, had worked out what allowable releases are.
[ Allowable Cetera Commission Epa Et Had Nuclear Out Regulatory Releases Worked]
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- I will accept no commission that would tend to create a rivalry with Grant. I want him to hold what he has earned and got. I have all the rank I want.
[ Accept Commission Create Earned Got Grant Him Hold Rank Rivalry Tend Want Will Would]
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- Feast of the Holy Cross Does not every man feel, that there is corruption enough within him to drive him to the commission of the greatest enormities, and eternally to destroy his soul?
[ Commission Corruption Cross Destroy Does Drive Enough Eternally Every Feast Feel Greatest Him His Holy Man Soul Within]
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- The Election Assistance Commission represents a major, unprecedented commitment from the federal government to sustained freedom and vibrant democracy. I am humbled by the prospect of being one its charter members.
[ Am Assistance Being Charter Commission Commitment Democracy Election Federal Freedom Government Humbled Major Members Prospect Represents Sustained Unprecedented Vibrant]
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- All persons harboring or secreting the conspirators or aiding their concealment or escape, will be treated as accomplices in the murder of the President and shall be subject to trial before a military commission, and the punishment of death.
[ Accomplices Before Commission Concealment Conspirators Death Escape Military Murder Persons President Punishment Secreting Shall Subject Their Treated Trial Will]
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- At a car dealership, the person who sells the car is the hero, and also gets the commission. But if the mechanics don't service that car well, the customer won't return.
[ Also Car Commission Customer Gets Hero Mechanics Person Return Sells Service Well Won]
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- Now the interesting thing about the movie is that many of the questions it raised about the Warren Commission and its investigation were all investigated by our committee 13 years ago. We published our findings in 27 volumes of information and evidentiary material.
[ Ago Commission Committee Findings Information Interesting Investigated Investigation Many Material Movie Now Our Published Questions Raised Thing Volumes Warren Were Years]
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- One of the first things we found out was that the Warren Commission never pursued a conspiracy investigation.
[ Commission Conspiracy First Found Investigation Never Out Pursued Things Warren]
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- Well we had nine top forensic pathologists from across the country, who operated as a panel, who looked at all the ballistic evidence and they came out saying that those bullets did exactly what the Warren Commission said they did.
[ Across Ballistic Bullets Came Commission Country Did Evidence Exactly Forensic Had Looked Nine Operated Out Panel Said Saying Those Top Warren Well]
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- The design of those commissioners, frigates and warlike force is directed rather against Long Island and these your Honors' possessions, than to the imagined reform of New England.
[ Against Commissioners Design Directed England Force Frigates Honors Imagined Island Long New Possessions Rather Reform Than These Those Warlike Your]
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- She said 'I'm by commission. You don't have to pay anything until you sell anything.' I said, 'Well fine. You want to be my agent and not make anything.' I thought, 'Boy, is she dumb.'
[ Agent Anything Boy Commission Dumb Fine Make Pay Said Sell She Thought Until Want Well]
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- I felt fine after 24 hours and asked the state commission to prolong my stay in space to three days. And I carried out the entire schedule. Could I have done that if I had been half-dead?
[ After Asked Been Carried Commission Could Days Done Entire Felt Fine Had Hours Out Prolong Schedule Space State Stay Three]
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- From 1966 to 1970 I served as Chairman of the New Haven City Plan Commission.
[ Chairman City Commission Haven New Plan Served]
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- Where is the expectation of privacy in the commission of a crime?
[ Commission Crime Expectation Privacy Where]
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- Baseball is a public trust. Players turn over, owners turn over and certain commissioners turn over. But baseball goes on.
[ Baseball Certain Commissioners Goes Over Owners Players Public Trust Turn]
Topic: Sports
- And it turned out that the Roberts Commission did not fully utilize the information available and that it came to conclusions which were I think quite short sighted and, indeed, in some cases, scapegoated individuals.
[ Available Came Cases Commission Conclusions Did Fully Indeed Individuals Information Out Quite Roberts Short Sighted Some Think Turned Utilize Were Which]
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- But as I said to Dr. Rice following her testimony, and I think she appreciated it, we had our job to do and we did it best we could, trying to get answers to the important questions that the 9/11 Commission must answer.
[ Answer Answers Appreciated Best Commission Could Did Dr Following Get Had Her Important Job Must Our Questions Rice Said She Testimony Think Trying]
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- This is a coup for commissioner Bud Selig. I'm surprised it's as good as it is.
[ Bud Commissioner Coup Good Surprised]
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- I am extremely disappointed by the actions of the 9/11 commission.
[ Actions Am Commission Disappointed Extremely]
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- The commission members themselves were never briefed on Able Danger.
[ Able Briefed Commission Danger Members Never Themselves Were]
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- We're going to break a story that there are people on the staff on the 9-11 Commission that didn't want the 9-11 Commissioners to know the details of Able Danger because of the potential to embarrass those commissioners.
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- Well, it was one of my most gratifying experiences because I could devote my knowledge and my talent for the good for the City of Washington, and all the Federal projects where the Fine Arts Commission had jurisdiction, and it was a tremendous experience.
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- The negro has suffered far more from the commission of this crime against the women of his race by white men than the white race has ever suffered through his crimes.
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- A person like myself, born and raised in the inner city of Atlanta, Georgia, to lower-middle-class parents. But I had the opportunity to get an education, to go and earn a commission in the United States Army, to serve for 22 years, to lead men and women in combat.
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- Lost are many great commissions by such neglect.
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