Shuler Hensley - I look at myself objectively and in a way I see myself as a commodity. Your name becomes somehow outside yourself. Now, when I'm at home being Mrs. Scarfe, that's when I'm most myself.
[ Becomes Being Commodity Home Look Most Mrs Myself Name Now Objectively Outside See Somehow Way Your Yourself]
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Giorgio Moroder - I'm sad to say that stardom is a commodity in our culture.
[ Commodity Culture Our Sad Say Stardom]
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- For about ten years now, the struggle for democracy and the respect of human rights has been in the focus point - if not a commodity - of political groups aiming to rise to power.
[ Aiming Been Commodity Democracy Focus Groups Human Now Point Political Power Respect Rights Rise Struggle Ten Years]
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- Knowledge is not simply another commodity. On the contrary. Knowledge is never used up. It increases by diffusion and grows by dispersion.
[ Another Commodity Contrary Diffusion Dispersion Grows Increases Knowledge Never Simply Up Used]
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- Barge traffic on the Mississippi River represents the most efficient, most cost-effective, most environmentally sound means of transporting commodity goods from this region of the country to market.
[ Commodity Cost-Effective Country Efficient Environmentally Goods Market Means Mississippi Most Region Represents River Sound Traffic Transporting]
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- For things to have value in man's world, they are given the role of commodities. Among man's oldest and most constant commodity is woman.
[ Among Commodities Commodity Constant Given Man Most Oldest Role Things Value Woman World]
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- By the late 1980s people realized that houses did not always appreciate and that they could fluctuate like any other market commodity.
[ Always Any Appreciate Commodity Could Did Fluctuate Houses Late Market Other Realized]
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- Truth is life's most precious commodity.
[ Commodity Life Most Precious Truth]
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- You see I don't like to be really too commercial about things but in this business you've just got to be commercial otherwise the films don't make money and you don't make films and as a long as a commodity is selling it's silly to kill it dead.
[ Business Commercial Commodity Dead Films Got Just Kill Long Make Money Otherwise Really See Selling Silly Things Too]
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- First off, the crude oil market, unlike every other commodity in America, is virtually unregulated.
[ America Commodity Crude Every First Market Off Oil Other Unlike Unregulated Virtually]
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- You don't have to find out what someone's mechanical abilities are. All those factors are already a known commodity. I've seen teams win championships and have their entire team quit the next day because they weren't happy.
[ Abilities Already Because Championships Commodity Day Entire Factors Find Happy Known Mechanical Next Out Quit Seen Someone Team Teams Their Those Weren Win]
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- If the United Nations is a country unto itself, then the commodity it exports most is words.
[ Commodity Country Exports Itself Most Nations Then United Unto Words]
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- The novel is the first art form that is an honest-to-god commodity. That's what makes it different from both high art and folk art.
[ Art Both Commodity Different First Folk Form High Makes Novel]
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- Television was supposed to be a national park. Instead it has become a money machine. It's a commodity now, just like pork bellies.
[ Become Bellies Commodity Instead Just Machine Money National Now Park Pork Supposed Television]
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- The real fight is about what should be in the marketplace and what should not. Should education be a marketable commodity? Should healthcare?
[ Commodity Education Fight Healthcare Marketable Marketplace Real Should]
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- Value manifests itself as exchange value, as a quantitatively determined relationship, in virtue of the fact that one commodity can be exchanged for another.
[ Another Commodity Determined Exchange Exchanged Fact Itself Manifests Relationship Value Virtue]
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- If you're going to play hockey now, you have to be able to play. If you have the ability to fight and play, you're an unbelievable commodity. But if you can only fight, there might be six of those guys left in the league, and I can guarantee they're going fast.
[ Ability Able Commodity Fast Fight Going Guarantee Guys Hockey League Left Might Now Only Play Six Those Unbelievable]
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- Today, in American imperialism, the commodity has reached its most grandiose historical manifestation.
[ American Commodity Grandiose Historical Imperialism Manifestation Most Reached Today]
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- Usually you talk about directors in terms of the way they choose camera lenses or a kind of light to create a certain effect. But to me the most valuable commodity for a movie to create is a feeling of life, and that's what A Hard Day's Night has in spades.
[ Camera Certain Choose Commodity Create Day Directors Effect Feeling Hard Kind Lenses Life Light Most Movie Night Talk Terms Usually Valuable Way]
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- I don't like that I'm my own commodity, that I am what I sell.
[ Am Commodity Own Sell]
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- A society that has made "nostalgia" a marketable commodity on the cultural exchange quickly repudiates the suggestion that life in the past was in any important way better than life today.
[ Any Better Commodity Cultural Exchange Important Life Made Marketable Nostalgia Past Quickly Society Suggestion Than Today Way]
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- We abuse land because we regard it as a commodity belonging to us. When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect.
[ Abuse Because Begin Belong Belonging Commodity Community Land Love May Regard Respect See Us Use Which]
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- A commodity appears at first sight an extremely obvious, trivial thing. But its analysis brings out that it is a very strange thing, abounding in metaphysical subtleties and theological niceties.
[ Abounding Analysis Appears Brings Commodity Extremely First Metaphysical Niceties Obvious Out Sight Strange Subtleties Theological Thing Trivial Very]
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- Time is the scarcity, and it's the commodity we can't create any more of.
[ Any Commodity Create More Scarcity Time]
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- Words are a commodity in which there is never any slump.
[ Any Commodity Never Slump Which Words]
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- Travel, which was once either a necessity or an adventure, has become very largely a commodity, and from all sides we are persuaded into thinking that it is a social requirement, too.
[ Adventure Become Commodity Either Into Largely Necessity Once Persuaded Requirement Sides Social Thinking Too Travel Very Which]
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- Freedom is our most precious commodity and if we are not eternally vigilant, government will take it all away. Individual freedom demands individual responsibility.
[ Away Commodity Demands Eternally Freedom Government Individual Most Our Precious Responsibility Take Vigilant Will]
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- I sometimes lie, especially about personal things, because what does it matter? I am a kind of minute commodity, my name is no longer my own.
[ Am Because Commodity Does Especially Kind Lie Longer Matter Minute Name Own Personal Sometimes Things]
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- If a commodity were in no way useful, - in other words, if it could in no way contribute to our gratification, - it would be destitute of exchangeable value, however scarce it might be, or whatever quantity of labour might be necessary to procure it.
[ Commodity Contribute Could Destitute Exchangeable Gratification However Labour Might Necessary Other Our Procure Quantity Scarce Useful Value Way Were Whatever Words Would]
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- If the quantity of labour realized in commodities, regulate their exchangeable value, every increase of the quantity of labour must augment the value of that commodity on which it is exercised, as every diminution must lower it.
[ Augment Commodities Commodity Diminution Every Exchangeable Exercised Increase Labour Lower Must Quantity Realized Regulate Their Value Which]
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- In comparing therefore the value of the same commodity, at different periods of time, the consideration of the comparative skill and intensity of labour, required for that particular commodity, needs scarcely to be attended to, as it operates equally at both periods.
[ Attended Both Commodity Comparative Comparing Consideration Different Equally Intensity Labour Needs Operates Particular Periods Required Same Scarcely Skill Therefore Time Value]
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- In stating the principles which regulate exchangeable value and price, we should carefully distinguish between those variations which belong to the commodity itself, and those which are occasioned by a variation in the medium in which value is estimated, or price expressed.
[ Belong Between Carefully Commodity Distinguish Estimated Exchangeable Expressed Itself Medium Occasioned Price Principles Regulate Should Stating Those Value Variation Variations Which]
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- If I'm a commodity, it wouldn't be a wise idea to buy stock in me - although, in the long run, maybe I'm a slow growth investment.
[ Although Buy Commodity Growth Idea Investment Long Maybe Run Slow Stock Wise]
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- Sometimes, instead of purchasing a commodity out and out, people want to buy only the use of it, for a longer or shorter period. The price paid for such temporary use is commonly called hire.
[ Buy Called Commodity Commonly Hire Instead Longer Only Out Paid Period Price Purchasing Shorter Sometimes Such Temporary Use Want]
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- The ability to deal with people is as purchasable a commodity as sugar or coffee and I will pay more for that ability than for any other under the sun.
[ Ability Any Coffee Commodity Deal More Other Pay Sugar Sun Than Under Will]
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- The price of a commodity will never go to zero. When you invest in commodities futures, you're not buying a piece of paper that says you own an intangible piece of company that can go bankrupt.
[ Bankrupt Buying Commodities Commodity Company Futures Go Intangible Invest Never Own Paper Piece Price Says Will Zero]
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- That's just the way this business works. You're a reliable commodity.
[ Business Commodity Just Reliable Way Works]
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- Black music has become a commercial commodity. Live performances are not so accessible as they were previously. It use to be possible to go to the bar on the corner and hear music. It was available for a fifteen cent beer.
[ Accessible Available Bar Become Beer Black Cent Commercial Commodity Corner Fifteen Go Hear Live Music Performances Possible Previously Use Were]
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- Music is not a commodity, it's a resource.
[ Commodity Music Resource]
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- Who most benefits from keeping marijuana illegal? The greatest beneficiaries are the major criminal organizations in Mexico and elsewhere that earn billions of dollars annually from this illicit trade - and who would rapidly lose their competitive advantage if marijuana were a legal commodity.
[ Advantage Annually Beneficiaries Benefits Billions Commodity Competitive Criminal Dollars Earn Elsewhere Greatest Illegal Keeping Legal Lose Major Mexico Most Organizations Rapidly Their Trade Were Would]
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- You know, you really can't beat a household commodity - the ketchup bottle on the kitchen table.
[ Beat Bottle Commodity Household Kitchen Know Really Table]
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- I see songs not as a commodity used up when the album goes off the charts, which is often the case with pop songs. I see them as a body of work. Life should be breathed into them.
[ Album Body Breathed Case Charts Commodity Goes Into Life Off Often Pop See Should Songs Them Up Used Which Work]
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- If I'd written all the truth I knew for the past ten years, about 600 people - including me - would be rotting in prison cells from Rio to Seattle today. Absolute truth is a very rare and dangerous commodity in the context of professional journalism.
[ Absolute Cells Commodity Context Dangerous Including Journalism Knew Past Prison Professional Rare Rio Rotting Seattle Ten Today Truth Very Would Written Years]
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- Well building hat three conditions. Commodity, firmness, and delight.
[ Building Commodity Conditions Delight Firmness Hat Three Well]
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