Louisa May Alcott - Paranoia is an illness I contracted in institutions. It is not the reason for my sentences to reform school and prison. It is the effect, not the cause.
[ Cause Contracted Effect Illness Institutions Paranoia Prison Reason Reform School Sentences]
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Curtis Armstrong - TV - a clever contraction derived from the words Terrible Vaudeville. However, it is our latest medium - we call it a medium because nothing's well done.
[ Because Call Clever Contraction Derived Done However Latest Medium Nothing Our Terrible Tv Vaudeville Well Words]
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Thomas Becket - Friendships, in general, are suddenly contracted; and therefore it is no wonder they are easily dissolved.
[ Contracted Dissolved Easily Friendships General Suddenly Therefore Wonder]
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Charles D. Broad - Well, fortunately we found out that the runner-up our particular year was going to get a record contract also. So it was kind of a - it was bitter sweet but it was an opportunity.
[ Also Bitter Contract Fortunately Found Get Going Kind Opportunity Our Out Particular Record Sweet Well Year]
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John Bunyan - If the label presents them with a contract that the band don't want to sign, all the label has to do is wait. There are a hundred other bands willing to sign the exact same contract, so the label is in a position of strength.
[ Band Bands Contract Exact Hundred Label Other Position Presents Same Sign Strength Them Wait Want Willing]
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Julie Burchill - Make no mistake about it: once a band has signed a letter of intent, they will either eventually sign a contract that suits the label or they will be destroyed.
[ Band Contract Destroyed Either Eventually Intent Label Letter Make Mistake Once Sign Signed Suits Will]
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Charles Stuart Calverley - My contract is just for this year, but I have an option for next year. It is not signed at this moment, but I am only concentrating on this year. I don't know exactly what I will do in the future.
[ Am Concentrating Contract Exactly Future Just Know Moment Next Only Option Signed Will Year]
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Sean Elliott - Just give me 25 guys on the last year of their contracts; I'll win a pennant every year.
[ Contracts Every Give Guys Just Last Pennant Their Win Year]
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Erik H. Erikson - I was under contract to Paramount. They wanted to make me into somebody which I was not. So I got so scared and rebelled, so they threw me out of the studio.
[ Contract Got Into Make Out Paramount Rebelled Scared Somebody Studio Threw Under Wanted Which]
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Franz Grillparzer - One of the towering people in this industry said, why don't you go and make a five-year contract with somebody, make yourself several million dollars and put it away, then go and do whatever you want, work for public TV if you want.
[ Away Contract Dollars Five-Year Go Industry Make Million Public Put Said Several Somebody Then Towering Tv Want Whatever Why Work Yourself]
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Ruth Hubbard - I'm like the universe; either expanding or contracting at any given moment. The most that I had put on was about 35, 36 pounds, and I've taken all of that off.
[ Any Contracting Either Expanding Given Had Moment Most Off Pounds Put Taken Universe]
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Martin Luther King, Jr. - Most artists have contracts directly with the record company, and when they do music, all of their music is owned by the record company. But I did mine through a production company.
[ Artists Company Contracts Did Directly Mine Most Music Owned Production Record Their Through]
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Randal Kleiser - It is of course the nature of historical contraction that the shortest distance to a historical destination is never a straight line.
[ Contraction Course Destination Distance Historical Line Nature Never Shortest Straight]
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Alistair Maclean - The streets and alleys of the ward were notoriously filthy, and the contractors habitually neglected them, not failing, however, to draw their regular payments from the city treasury.
[ Alleys City Contractors Draw Failing Filthy Habitually However Neglected Notoriously Payments Regular Streets Their Them Treasury Ward Were]
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Herb Ritts - Under my contract with Capitol, I have complete freedom to do just about anything I want in my own way.
[ Anything Capitol Complete Contract Freedom Just Own Under Want Way]
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John Sutter - I have a simple life. I mean, you just give me a drum roll, they announce my name, and I come out and sing. In my job I have a contract that says I'm a singer. So I sing.
[ Announce Come Contract Drum Give Job Just Life Mean Name Out Roll Says Simple Sing Singer]
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Mark Twain - In just the same way the thousands of successive positions of a runner are contracted into one sole symbolic attitude, which our eye perceives, which art reproduces, and which becomes for everyone the image of a man who runs.
[ Art Attitude Becomes Contracted Everyone Eye Image Into Just Man Our Perceives Positions Runner Runs Same Sole Successive Symbolic Thousands Way Which]
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John Williams - The last true punk band to get a major label contract was The Dickies.
[ Band Contract Get Label Last Major Punk True]
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- Social Security is not a retirement savings plan; it is a social insurance program. It's a contract that says, as a society, we will look out for you and your family when you can no longer work.
[ Contract Family Insurance Longer Look Out Plan Program Retirement Savings Says Security Social Society Will Work Your]
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- Very good wine was bought at ten pounds per pipe, the contract price; but the superior quality was fifteen pounds; and some of this was not much inferior to the best London Madeira.
[ Best Bought Contract Fifteen Good Inferior London Much Per Pipe Pounds Price Quality Some Superior Ten Very Wine]
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- Nowadays, in the contract that actors sign, you have to agree that you're going to do a certain amount of publicity-the hard part they don't pay you for.
[ Actors Agree Amount Certain Contract Going Hard Nowadays Part Pay Sign]
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- Trouble is, I don't get to play a lot at the moment because I've just signed a contract where I've got to do 200 shows a year in pubs, so the golf's fallen away a bit.
[ Away Because Bit Contract Fallen Get Golf Got Just Lot Moment Play Pubs Shows Signed Trouble Where Year]
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- TV is a fickle business. I'm only good for the length of my contract.
[ Business Contract Fickle Good Length Only Tv]
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- It took a brave editor in the U.S. to sign a contract for Dancing Girls, and without her belief in the book, I'm not sure it would ever have found its way into print.
[ Belief Book Brave Contract Dancing Editor Ever Found Girls Her Into Print Sign Sure Took Way Without Would]
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- When the courts decide that murderers, rapists, and others who maliciously break our social contract deserve health care that most working Americans can't afford, they are condemning good people to death.
[ Afford Americans Break Care Condemning Contract Courts Death Decide Deserve Good Health Maliciously Most Murderers Others Our Rapists Social Working]
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- I was doing acting work at Fox - bit pieces with Greg Peck in The Gunfighter and things like that - and grew up more or less as a Fox contract player in about two years.
[ Acting Bit Contract Doing Fox Greg Grew Less More Peck Pieces Player Things Two Up Work Years]
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- I felt like my pregnancy was a sacred moment for me. I stayed in Boston and I didn't work apart from the contracts I have, and then I only let them use my face.
[ Apart Boston Contracts Face Felt Moment Only Pregnancy Sacred Stayed Them Then Use Work]
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- People who live together naturally catch the looks and air of one another and without having one feature alike, they contract a something in the whole countenance which strikes one as a resemblance.
[ Air Alike Another Catch Contract Countenance Feature Having Live Looks Naturally Resemblance Something Strikes Together Which Whole Without]
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- My manager and my agents, they go over my contracts.
[ Agents Contracts Go Manager Over]
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- Yes, they wanted me to sign a contract of exclusivity, and I refused.
[ Contract Exclusivity Refused Sign Wanted Yes]
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- We were all ruled by the studio system. I signed a contract for seven years.
[ Contract Ruled Seven Signed Studio System Were Years]
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- I had been warned not to get on a motorcycle, sort of. I think there is a clause in most general basic contracts to keep yourself in one piece and not alter your looks without telling them first.
[ Alter Basic Been Clause Contracts First General Get Had Keep Looks Most Motorcycle Piece Sort Telling Them Think Warned Without Your Yourself]
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- It shone on everyone, whether they had a contract or not. The most democratic thing I'd ever seen, that California sunshine.
[ California Contract Democratic Ever Everyone Had Most Seen Shone Sunshine Thing Whether]
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- We won a contest at the teen fair in Vancouver and the first prize was a recording contract and we recorded at a radio station on the stairway, and we did a record and it got put out.
[ Contest Contract Did Fair First Got Out Prize Put Radio Record Recorded Recording Station Teen Vancouver Won]
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- In so far as the mind is stronger than the body, so are the ills contracted by the mind more severe than those contracted by the body.
[ Body Contracted Far Ills Mind More Severe Stronger Than Those]
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- Suddenly I had a contract and I was earning lots of money.
[ Contract Earning Had Lots Money Suddenly]
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- An easily accessible and transparent database of contract information will bring sunshine into the confusing and sometimes shadowy practice of government contracting.
[ Accessible Bring Confusing Contract Contracting Database Easily Government Information Into Practice Shadowy Sometimes Sunshine Transparent Will]
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- Never contract friendship with a man that is not better than thyself.
[ Better Contract Friendship Man Never Than Thyself]
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- I know there's a great deal of speculation, and while I appreciate the interest, kind of, my contract ends in May and I'm trying to figure out what I'm going to do. I'm fortunate to have a couple of opportunities to think long and hard about.
[ Appreciate Contract Couple Deal Ends Figure Fortunate Going Great Hard Interest Kind Know Long May Opportunities Out Speculation Think Trying While]
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- We are forced by the major publishers to include electronic rights in the contracts we make with publishers for new books. And there's very little we can do about that.
[ Books Contracts Electronic Forced Include Little Major Make New Publishers Rights Very]
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- No. 1, Halliburton. Certainly, if they've overcharged they should be whacked and whacked good, but the idea that the vice president somehow is involved in this, whether they got contracts because of him, that's nonsense.
[ Because Certainly Contracts Good Got Him Idea Involved Nonsense President Should Somehow Vice Whacked Whether]
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- Alcohol and drug addiction are problems, and we should use outside agencies that know the business. They do business all over the country. Why don't we contract them to do it? See, we should be in certain businesses.
[ Addiction Agencies Alcohol Business Businesses Certain Contract Country Know Outside Over Problems See Should Them Use Why]
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- Until the contract is signed, nothing is real.
[ Contract Nothing Real Signed Until]
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- I won twenty-eight games in thirty-five and I couldn't believe my eyes when the Cards sent me a contract with a cut in salary. Mr Rickey said I deserved a cut because I didn't win thirty games.
[ Because Believe Cards Contract Cut Deserved Eyes Games Mr Said Salary Sent Thirty Thirty-Five Win Won]
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- Even in Britain, the trade unions tell me that employment contracts have less protection than in the past.
[ Britain Contracts Employment Even Less Past Protection Tell Than Trade Unions]
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- Our ages ranged from 22, down to 18, and we had a 6 month contract to go to Bogata, Columbia. And of course, it was during the depression, we were still with our parents, and things were still pretty tough on them back in the United States.
[ Ages Back Columbia Contract Course Depression Down During Go Had Month Our Parents Pretty Ranged States Still Them Things Tough United Were]
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- People still think of me as a cartoonist, but the only thing I lift a pen or pencil for these days is to sign a contract, a check, or an autograph.
[ Autograph Cartoonist Check Contract Days Lift Only Pen Pencil Sign Still These Thing Think]
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- From cutting back on state contracts to reducing the number of state cars, We're making state government smaller, smarter, more efficient, and more accountable.
[ Accountable Back Cars Contracts Cutting Efficient Government Making More Number Reducing Smaller Smarter State]
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- Any intelligent woman who reads the marriage contract, and then goes into it, deserves all the consequences.
[ Any Consequences Contract Deserves Goes Intelligent Into Marriage Reads Then Woman]
Topic: Marriage
- But I'm good to go through my contract with Childress, and my determination is to win races and try to win that other championship.
[ Championship Childress Contract Determination Go Good Other Races Through Try Win]
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- After one year in the Texas League, the American League bought the rights to my contract. They optioned me back to the Texas League for the 1970 season.
[ After American Back Bought Contract League Rights Season Texas Year]
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- I want a new contract. I'm happy at United and I see my future here.
[ Contract Future Happy Here New See United Want]
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- Marriage is a financial contract; I have enough contracts already.
[ Already Contract Contracts Enough Financial Marriage]
Topic: Marriage
- It's inevitable now, because everyone is a superstar, even if they're just an average player, and maybe that was part of the process set in motion when I signed that contract in 1994.
[ Average Because Contract Even Everyone Inevitable Just Maybe Motion Now Part Player Process Set Signed Superstar]
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- People think I should be a multi-millionaire if I had gotten the right contract. I'm not getting anything for all that commercial stuff they do. But I would have had to pay for that.
[ Anything Commercial Contract Getting Gotten Had Multi-Millionaire Pay Right Should Stuff Think Would]
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- Many musicians will say they don't care about the money yet they must commit themselves to appear at given times and places, and to produce what sells, whether they believe in it or not. It depends on contracts.
[ Appear Believe Care Commit Contracts Depends Given Many Money Musicians Must Places Produce Say Sells Themselves Times Whether Will Yet]
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- In many ways, it was much, much harder to get the first book contract. The hardest thing probably overall has been learning not to trust people, publicists and so forth, implicitly.
[ Been Book Contract First Forth Get Harder Hardest Implicitly Learning Many Much Overall Probably Thing Trust Ways]
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- Anyway, how can you sack anyone who still hasn't got a contract. I'll be there for the game and I'll stand behind the dugout giving instructions to the players from there. They will respond to me more than the next manager.
[ Anyone Anyway Behind Contract Dugout Game Giving Got Hasn How Instructions Manager More Next Players Respond Sack Stand Still Than Will]
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- A marriage contract to me is as binding as any in business, and I have always believed in sticking to an agreement.
[ Agreement Always Any Believed Binding Business Contract Marriage Sticking]
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- The rolling contract was designed to specifically take away some of that retirement talk and retirement issue.
[ Away Contract Designed Issue Retirement Rolling Some Specifically Take Talk]
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- I got all the schooling any actress needs. That is, I learned to write enough to sign contract.
[ Actress Any Contract Enough Got Learned Needs Schooling Sign Write]
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- In my early days I was a contract player at Universal and I had a wonderful mentor named Monique James, who was head of talent there, and she used to drag me on sets to do parts.
[ Contract Days Drag Early Had Head James Mentor Named Parts Player Sets She Talent Universal Used Wonderful]
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- A verbal contract isn't worth the paper it is written on.
[ Contract Paper Verbal Worth Written]
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- A verbal contract isn't worth the paper it's written on.
[ Contract Paper Verbal Worth Written]
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- I will not do work that isn't done well or right. Stuff happens - things break, contractors don't come through - but I don't want to be responsible for not doing something correctly.
[ Break Come Contractors Correctly Doing Done Happens Responsible Right Something Stuff Things Through Want Well Will Work]
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- The plan was that I was going to retire and take a job with the American Federation, but Nottingham Forest offered me a contract and there was interest from West Ham and another Premiership club.
[ American Another Club Contract Federation Forest Going Ham Interest Job Offered Plan Premiership Retire Take West]
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- And that was what I was asking to happen and I was told that the indictment would be signed, but I was coming to the end of my one-year contract, I had to return to New Zealand for personal reasons.
[ Asking Coming Contract End Had Happen Indictment New Personal Reasons Return Signed Told Would Zealand]
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- I used to write bits and pieces of comedy material for various comics that were at the Windmill... as well as my film job, I was under contract, I was allowed to do that and everything.
[ Allowed Bits Comedy Comics Contract Everything Film Job Material Pieces Under Used Various Well Were Windmill Write]
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- Well, let's go back to the original intent of Social Security. It is an insurance contract.
[ Back Contract Go Insurance Intent Original Security Social Well]
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- First of all, it was in my contract. I knew I would be directing an episode.
[ Contract Directing Episode First Knew Would]
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- The youth of France do not want a new neo-liberal contract.
[ Contract France New Want Youth]
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- The breaking wave and the muscle as it contracts obey the same law. Delicate line gathers the body's total strength in a bold balance. Shall my soul meet so severe a curve, journeying on its way to form?
[ Balance Body Bold Breaking Contracts Curve Delicate Form Gathers Law Line Meet Muscle Obey Same Severe Shall Soul Strength Total Wave Way]
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- The universe never did make sense; I suspect it was built on government contract.
[ Built Contract Did Government Make Never Sense Suspect Universe]
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- Yeah, well when I first started working, it was $5 a show; it was probably a little higher by the time I got to my own show, but I remember that they put me under contract at $100 a week, which to me was really an astronomical price.
[ Astronomical Contract First Got Higher Little Own Price Probably Put Really Remember Show Started Time Under Week Well Which Working Yeah]
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- I am surprised people took so long to pick up on the fact that my contract expires at the end of this year. Eddie has to decide who he wants to drive, so there is no secret anywhere. I am not concerned. It does not sit with my objectives to be competitive.
[ Am Anywhere Competitive Concerned Contract Decide Does Drive Eddie End Fact Long Objectives Pick Secret Sit Surprised Took Up Wants Year]
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- Success to me was getting out of that contract in one piece.
[ Contract Getting Out Piece Success]
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- The mind of a bigot is like the pupil of the eye. The more light you shine on it, the more it will contract.
[ Bigot Contract Eye Light Mind More Pupil Shine Will]
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- A lifetime contract for a coach means if you're ahead in the third quarter and moving the ball, they can't fire you.
[ Ahead Ball Coach Contract Fire Lifetime Means Moving Quarter Third]
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- I had brought up from Chile a contract agent whose cover was that of a newspaper publisher in Santiago, a young, very talented man, named Dave Phillips, who later on carved quite a career for himself in the agency.
[ Agency Agent Brought Career Carved Chile Contract Cover Dave Had Himself Later Man Named Newspaper Phillips Publisher Quite Talented Up Very Whose Young]
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- We believe that peace is not just signed papers, but rather a contract between generations for the building of a more promising and less threatening future.
[ Believe Between Building Contract Future Generations Just Less More Papers Peace Promising Rather Signed Threatening]
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- In 1974, the modeling world changed. Jerry Ford and my lawyer negotiated the deal for the first exclusive contract in modeling history.
[ Changed Contract Deal Exclusive First Ford History Jerry Lawyer Modeling Negotiated World]
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- Most of the doctors in the Tunisian administration, especially those in country districts, contracted typhus and approximately one third of them died of it.
[ Administration Approximately Contracted Country Died Districts Doctors Especially Most Them Third Those Typhus]
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- I'm taking it step by step and not thinking at all about a new contract.
[ Contract New Step Taking Thinking]
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- Men even contract the dirty, filthy habit of chewing tobacco, and when the habit gets a good hold upon them they are never satisfied except when they have a wad of the stuff in their mouth. So with drinking. It is largely a habit.
[ Chewing Contract Dirty Drinking Even Except Filthy Gets Good Habit Hold Largely Men Mouth Never Satisfied Stuff Their Them Tobacco Upon]
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- The league, is doing well. It is just a matter of trying to sort some things out with my contract.
[ Contract Doing Just League Matter Out Some Sort Things Trying Well]
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- At that time, about July 5, we had no Iraqi corrections officers working for us. It was a responsibility of the CPA, with contractors, to set up a training program.
[ Contractors Corrections Had Iraqi July Officers Program Responsibility Set Time Training Up Us Working]
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- The first thing you should do with an actor is not sign a contract with him. Take him to dinner. And take him for a walk afterwards.
[ Actor Afterwards Contract Dinner First Him Should Sign Take Thing Walk]
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- And it is a folly to try to craft a novel for the screen, to write a novel with a screen contract in mind.
[ Contract Craft Folly Mind Novel Screen Try Write]
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- When we took on the name The Drifters, we became the new Drifters, and signed a contract to be put on salary, which I think was like a hundred dollars a week, a piece, five hundred dollars for all five of us.
[ Became Contract Dollars Five Hundred Name New Piece Put Salary Signed Think Took Us Week Which]
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- Wall Street sees a social fabric or social contract as inefficiencies, which need to be removed.
[ Contract Fabric Need Removed Sees Social Street Wall Which]
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- If we insist that public life be reserved for those whose personal history is pristine, we are not going to get paragons of virtue running our affairs. We will get the very rich, who contract out the messy things in life the very dull, who have nothing to hide and nothing to show and the very devious, expert at covering their tracks and ambitious enough to risk their discovery.
[ Affairs Ambitious Contract Covering Devious Discovery Dull Enough Expert Get Going Hide History Insist Life Messy Nothing Our Out Personal Pristine Public Reserved Rich Risk Running Show Their Things Those Tracks Very Virtu]
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- Newt Gingrich had to work hard - getting Republican candidates to sign the Contract with America - to nationalize the election that swept Republicans to victory in 1994. A Democratic anti-Tea Party campaign would do that for the Republicans - nationalize the election, gratis - in 2010.
[ America Campaign Candidates Contract Democratic Election Getting Gingrich Had Hard Newt Party Republican Republicans Sign Swept Victory Work Would]
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- Once I got a record contract, and I took my songs which weren't quite finished, or maybe they were a good idea, maybe they weren't. I took them into the studio and developed them. They came to life and they evolved... and they're great.
[ Came Contract Developed Evolved Finished Good Got Great Idea Into Life Maybe Once Quite Record Songs Studio Them Took Were Weren Which]
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- We are telling veterans they must sacrifice to pay for the pet projects and contracts to campaign donors of powerful members of Congress.
[ Campaign Congress Contracts Donors Members Must Pay Pet Powerful Projects Sacrifice Telling Veterans]
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- I shall fulfill my contract, no more nor less.
[ Contract Fulfill Less More Nor Shall]
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- I was put under contract. A major studio. I got nominated for an Academy Award. Isn't that ridiculous? I mean, at the age of 18!
[ Academy Age Award Contract Got Major Mean Nominated Put Ridiculous Studio Under]
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- In a memoir, I think, the contract implies a certain degree of truth. I think you have to be as true to your memory and your experience as you possibly can.
[ Certain Contract Degree Experience Implies Memoir Memory Possibly Think True Truth Your]
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- I was reading five or six years ahead of my grade during public school. I was pretty bored. I made a contract with some of my teachers that if I didn't ask too many questions, I could work in the back of the room.
[ Ahead Ask Back Bored Contract Could During Five Grade Made Many Pretty Public Questions Reading Room School Six Some Teachers Too Work Years]
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- I've never believed in tying myself up in a long-range contract, and I've been very outspoken on that subject.
[ Been Believed Contract Long-Range Myself Never Outspoken Subject Tying Up Very]
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- Words contract a significance which clings to them long after the condition of things to which they owe it has passed away.
[ After Away Clings Condition Contract Long Owe Passed Significance Them Things Which Words]
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- It is a major sin to break a contract, especially in military situations.
[ Break Contract Especially Major Military Sin Situations]
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- It is considered a major sin to break a contract, if you agreed, especially with military situations.
[ Agreed Break Considered Contract Especially Major Military Sin Situations]
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- The first principle of a civilized state is that the power is legitimate only when it is under contract.
[ Civilized Contract First Legitimate Only Power Principle State Under]
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- This will be my last contract. I wanted it to be a good one.
[ Contract Good Last Wanted Will]
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- When my mother signed at MGM, that was the only kind of contract you could sign. There was no such thing as an independent agent.
[ Agent Contract Could Independent Kind Mgm Mother Only Sign Signed Such Thing]
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- I was under the impression I had signed a three-year contract. I want to be back. I expect to be back. I will be back.
[ Back Contract Expect Had Impression Signed Under Want Will]
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- Only free men can negotiate; prisoners cannot enter into contracts. Your freedom and mine cannot be separated.
[ Cannot Contracts Enter Free Freedom Into Men Mine Negotiate Only Prisoners Separated Your]
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- One of the advantages of not having a record contract is that you can make your own mistakes, you don't need somebody else to organize them for you.
[ Advantages Contract Else Having Make Mistakes Need Organize Own Record Somebody Them Your]
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- I wish to be cremated. One tenth of my ashes shall be given to my agent, as written in our contract.
[ Agent Ashes Contract Cremated Given Our Shall Tenth Wish Written]
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- I was little impressed with this rough and ready way of persuading people to renew their contracts and decided that I was now quite free of any obligations.
[ Any Contracts Decided Free Impressed Little Now Obligations Persuading Quite Ready Renew Rough Their Way]
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- I think our relationship with Epic had run its natural course, and it happened to coincide with the fulfillment of our contract. We decided not to resign with them.
[ Coincide Contract Course Decided Epic Fulfillment Had Happened Natural Our Relationship Resign Run Them Think]
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- That's a powerful lucky rabbit's foot. I got the part in Gone With the Wind because of it. I got my Warner contract, thanks to it.
[ Because Contract Foot Gone Got Lucky Part Powerful Rabbit Thanks Warner Wind]
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- The ability of players to jump teams when their contracts are up has hurt fan loyalty.
[ Ability Contracts Fan Hurt Jump Loyalty Players Teams Their Up]
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- It can't really happen today the way it did back then and part of that is because I think there's a bit of a competitive scare over at Marvel and DC so they lock guys up with exclusive contracts.
[ Back Because Bit Competitive Contracts Dc Did Exclusive Guys Happen Lock Marvel Over Part Really Scare Then Think Today Up Way]
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- Seriously though, my father was the first African American to sign a contract with the Metropolitan Opera so I grew up with classical music and jazz in the home all the time.
[ African American Classical Contract Father First Grew Home Jazz Metropolitan Music Opera Seriously Sign Though Time Up]
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- I would rather do twenty TV series than go through what I went through under that Rank contract I signed a few years ago for which I blame no one but myself.
[ Ago Blame Contract Few Go Myself Rank Rather Series Signed Than Through Tv Twenty Under Went Which Would Years]
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- When Jackie got his big contract at CBS and was putting together what turned out to be almost a stock company of players, he remembered Frank and said, 'Get me that kid who played the jail sketch.'
[ Almost Big Cbs Company Contract Frank Get Got His Jackie Jail Kid Out Played Players Putting Remembered Said Sketch Stock Together Turned]
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- The whole duty of government is to prevent crime and to preserve contracts.
[ Contracts Crime Duty Government Preserve Prevent Whole]
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- I still have a dream of one day - I would love to hire a semi-retired contractor and just build a house - him and I building a house for me. I would truly love to do that.
[ Build Building Contractor Day Dream Him Hire House Just Love Still Truly Would]
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- So now, cut to ten years later, and I'm making this amazing contract with Pantene. It's incredible.
[ Amazing Contract Cut Incredible Later Making Now Ten Years]
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- If Mr. Ware does not want republican laborers on his plantation, let him pay them in full for the time contracted for, and they will leave his plantation at once.
[ Contracted Does Full Him His Laborers Leave Mr Once Pay Plantation Republican Them Time Want Will]
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- If you cannot be on the project each day to check on things, then you should not try and be your own contractor.
[ Cannot Check Contractor Day Each Own Project Should Then Things Try Your]
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- Thoroughly read all your contracts. I really mean thoroughly.
[ Contracts Mean Read Really Thoroughly Your]
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- I became a general contractor in my early 20s. I have been in the business for over 35 years.
[ Became Been Business Contractor Early General Over Years]
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- Unfortunately, there are no mulligans when it comes to pro football contracts.
[ Comes Contracts Football Pro Unfortunately]
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- It is a sign of contraction of the mind when it is content, or of weariness. A spirited mind never stops within itself; it is always aspiring and going beyond its strength.
[ Always Aspiring Beyond Content Contraction Going Itself Mind Never Sign Spirited Stops Strength Weariness Within]
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- There was a time when the contractual relationship between the employer and the employee was supposed to be none of the public's business. That time has passed.
[ Between Business Contractual Employee Employer None Passed Public Relationship Supposed Time]
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- When I signed a contract, I was here to play 162 games.
[ Contract Games Here Play Signed]
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- We make a contract within ourselves as actors or directors or writers about how much of ourselves we let into projects. You can actually figure out before you work on something how much blood you will have to let emotionally.
[ Actors Actually Before Blood Contract Directors Emotionally Figure How Into Make Much Ourselves Out Projects Something Will Within Work Writers]
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- Stars didn't have to worry as they were on long term contracts and were able to enjoy their vacations without worrying about tomorrow. Few had financial worries due to large incomes and little taxes.
[ Able Contracts Due Enjoy Few Financial Had Incomes Large Little Long Stars Taxes Term Their Tomorrow Vacations Were Without Worries Worry Worrying]
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- I pitched a storyline, and as far as I know it's been picked up. It's for the third and final episode I'm contracted to do. But I can't give any spoilers.
[ Any Been Contracted Episode Far Final Give Know Picked Pitched Storyline Third Up]
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- I never stopped working, but I did let my contract run out. And I didn't really actively pursue it.
[ Actively Contract Did Never Out Pursue Really Run Stopped Working]
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- By my third year of Law and Order, I was climbing the walls. But you don't leave a hit show, especially when you have a five-year contract.
[ Climbing Contract Especially Five-Year Hit Law Leave Order Show Third Walls Year]
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- Early on, they were timing my contract with an egg timer.
[ Contract Early Egg Timer Timing Were]
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- The U.S. army confirmed that it gave a lucrative fire fighting contract in Iraq to the firm once run by the Vice President Dick Cheney without any competitive bidding. When asked if this could be conceived as Cheney's friends profiting from the war, the spokesman said 'Yes.'
[ Any Army Asked Bidding Cheney Competitive Conceived Confirmed Contract Could Fighting Fire Firm Friends Gave Iraq Lucrative Once President Profiting Run Said Spokesman Vice War Without Yes]
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- Charles Laughton signed me to my first movie contract at 17. He later asked my parents if he could adopt me.
[ Adopt Asked Charles Contract Could First Later Movie Parents Signed]
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- I'm very excited about my new agreement with the Heat. This contract allows me to address all of my family's long-term financial goals while allowing the Heat the ability to acquire those players that we need to win a championship.
[ Ability Acquire Address Agreement Allowing Allows Championship Contract Excited Family Financial Goals Heat Long-Term Need New Players Those Very While Win]
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- I would rather have gotten married than have a Hollywood contract.
[ Contract Gotten Hollywood Married Rather Than Would]
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- I believe that a contract, or at least an understanding, exists between the American public and the American advertiser concerning what advertising is, what its limitations are and what price people will pay for it.
[ Advertiser Advertising American Believe Between Concerning Contract Exists Least Limitations Pay Price Public Understanding Will]
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- The people who run the game, they are the ones who want to change it and make people believe that it's different somehow. It's not different, the only difference is that some ballplayers today have a chance for a four- or five-year contract and they can make big money.
[ Ballplayers Believe Big Chance Change Contract Difference Different Five-Year Game Make Money Ones Only Run Some Somehow Today Want]
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- A system of capitalism presumes sound money, not fiat money manipulated by a central bank. Capitalism cherishes voluntary contracts and interest rates that are determined by savings, not credit creation by a central bank.
[ Bank Capitalism Central Cherishes Contracts Creation Credit Determined Fiat Interest Manipulated Money Presumes Rates Savings Sound System Voluntary]
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- What makes the Universal Declaration an epochal document is first of all its global impetus and secondly the breadth of its claims, a commitment to a new social contract, binding on all the Governments of the world.
[ Binding Breadth Claims Commitment Contract Declaration Document First Global Governments Impetus Makes New Secondly Social Universal World]
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- The oldest theory of contract is I think negative.
[ Contract Negative Oldest Theory Think]
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- Newt has two transitions behind him. First he had to capture control of the House. He had to get the Republican budget through. He had to get the Contract With America through. He has done that.
[ America Behind Budget Capture Contract Control Done First Get Had Him House Newt Republican Through Transitions Two]
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- Great progress was made when arbitration treaties were concluded in which the contracting powers pledge in advance to submit all conflicts to an arbitration court, treaties which not only specify the composition of the court, but also its procedure.
[ Advance Also Arbitration Composition Concluded Conflicts Contracting Court Great Made Only Pledge Powers Procedure Progress Specify Submit Treaties Were Which]
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- Well, I called him and I said, Mr. Wright, what can I do? Universal offered me a contract $300 a week. He says take it. You'll never get that money from me.
[ Called Contract Get Him Money Mr Never Offered Said Says Take Universal Week Well Wright]
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- I believe wholeheartedly in marriage. I don't exclusively mean a marriage with a legal contract, but any relationship that constitutes a marriage because of the quality of their relationship.
[ Any Because Believe Constitutes Contract Exclusively Legal Marriage Mean Quality Relationship Their Wholeheartedly]
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- We had the boy's name picked out, but we didn't have a girl's. When he turned out to be a boy, we were so relieved. Literally, in the middle of contracting and pushing, and with my wife being drugged - out and half - lucid, we were still coming up with names.
[ Being Boy Coming Contracting Girl Had Half Literally Lucid Middle Name Names Out Picked Pushing Relieved Still Turned Up Were Wife]
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- So, in the last year, the whole cast sued for release from our contracts.
[ Cast Contracts Last Our Release Sued Whole Year]
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- The contracts are structured different than athletes in America, but for me, it was good to move on and go back to playing in the premiere league, which is the best league. It was disappointing, as far as the team goes, but for me, there wasn't much I could do.
[ America Athletes Back Best Contracts Could Different Disappointing Far Go Goes Good League Move Much Playing Premiere Structured Team Than Which]
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- Many of the mainstream agricultural scientists, especially at the agricultural schools, but at all of our major universities, are tied into all sorts of contractual relationships and consulting relationships with the life science companies.
[ Agricultural Companies Consulting Contractual Especially Into Life Mainstream Major Many Our Relationships Schools Science Scientists Sorts Tied Universities]
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- Nothing is worse, or more of a breach of the social contract between citizen and state, than for government officials, bureaucrats and agencies to waste the money entrusted to them by the people they serve.
[ Agencies Between Breach Bureaucrats Citizen Contract Entrusted Government Money More Nothing Officials Serve Social State Than Them Waste Worse]
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- But I always reassure them that as far as my contractual rights can go, I will protect them and make sure that they have approval over every bit of it so that they know I won't show something that's embarrassing.
[ Always Approval Bit Contractual Embarrassing Every Far Go Know Make Over Protect Reassure Rights Show Something Sure Them Will Won]
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- It's a pretty sure thing that the player's bat is what speaks loudest when it's contract time, but there are moments when the glove has the last word.
[ Bat Contract Glove Last Loudest Moments Player Pretty Speaks Sure Thing Time Word]
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- If there was ever any truth to the trickle-down theory, the only evidence of it I've ever seen was in that period of 1960 to 1965. All of sudden they were handing out major label recording contracts like they were coming in Cracker Jack boxes.
[ Any Boxes Coming Contracts Cracker Ever Evidence Handing Jack Label Major Only Out Period Recording Seen Sudden Theory Truth Were]
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- I really wanted to go onstage. Not movies. But I ended up under contract to Paramount. Now I adore film work.
[ Adore Contract Ended Film Go Movies Now Onstage Paramount Really Under Up Wanted Work]
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- A woman's flattery may inflate a man's head a little; but her criticism goes straight to his heart, and contracts it so that it can never again hold quite as much love for her.
[ Again Contracts Criticism Flattery Goes Head Heart Her His Hold Little Love Man May Much Never Quite Straight Woman]
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- Dick Moss, my agent. Dick became my agent in 1979 when I signed my contract with the Houston Astros.
[ Agent Became Contract Houston Moss Signed]
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- I have a contract but it's not a commitment in the ordinary sense. It's our ongoing conversation.
[ Commitment Contract Conversation Ongoing Ordinary Our Sense]
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- At the White House, everybody works for the same person. They're all part of the same company. But on Capitol Hill, they're all independent contractors. They all work for themselves. That's a formula for getting news.
[ Capitol Company Contractors Everybody Formula Getting Hill House Independent News Part Person Same Themselves White Work Works]
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- This is not a change of career for me. Just an expansion of it. I have contracts and obligations and business partners who are counting on me. And I would only want to do another movie if it's as good as this one.
[ Another Business Career Change Contracts Counting Expansion Good Just Movie Obligations Only Partners Want Would]
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- So, when I got the contract for my album, even though it was an English record, my manager insisted on making sure we would record in Spanish as well, and it worked out really well for me.
[ Album Contract English Even Got Insisted Making Manager Out Really Record Spanish Sure Though Well Worked Would]
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- I did a lot of personal appearances because I was under contract to ABC.
[ Abc Appearances Because Contract Did Lot Personal Under]
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- Which to this day is a source of enormous guilt, because I left with three classes to go in the business school to sign a contract with 20th Century Fox.
[ Because Business Century Classes Contract Day Enormous Fox Go Guilt Left School Sign Source Three Which]
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- If you sit down with me, I guarantee I will accept any terms you offer for a contract.
[ Accept Any Contract Down Guarantee Offer Sit Terms Will]
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- Make sure you know what you are signing when you sign a recording contract.
[ Contract Know Make Recording Sign Signing Sure]
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- It's a very sobering feeling to be up in space and realize that one's safety factor was determined by the lowest bidder on a government contract.
[ Bidder Contract Determined Factor Feeling Government Lowest Realize Safety Sobering Space Up Very]
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- I was a sickly child, contracting tuberculosis at the age of five.
[ Age Child Contracting Five Sickly Tuberculosis]
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- In some units it may suppress the motor discharge altogether, in some it may merely slow the motor discharge thus lessening the wave frequency of the contraction and so the tension.
[ Altogether Contraction Discharge Frequency Lessening May Merely Motor Slow Some Suppress Tension Thus Units Wave]
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- And my rookie contract, my first rookie contract was for $5,000.
[ Contract First Rookie]
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- It is the work of fancy to enlarge, but of judgment to shorten and contract; and therefore this must be as far above the other as judgment is a greater and nobler faculty than fancy or imagination.
[ Above Contract Enlarge Faculty Fancy Far Greater Imagination Judgment Must Nobler Other Shorten Than Therefore Work]
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- Writing on a contract for a major studio you get the very best.
[ Best Contract Get Major Studio Very Writing]
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- I had a very unusual contract. Most artists actually pay for their record dates and it comes out of their royalties. I paid for nothing.
[ Actually Artists Comes Contract Dates Had Most Nothing Out Paid Pay Record Royalties Their Unusual Very]
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- I guess I've learned that there's really no such thing as a bad label, there is only a bad contract.
[ Bad Contract Guess Label Learned Only Really Such Thing]
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- Technically, at this point we're no longer with the label; we've fulfilled our contract.
[ Contract Fulfilled Label Longer Our Point Technically]
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- It's learning how to negotiate to keep both sides happy - whether it's for a multi-million dollar contract or just which show to watch on TV, that determines the quality and enjoyment of our lives.
[ Both Contract Determines Dollar Enjoyment Happy How Just Keep Learning Lives Negotiate Our Quality Show Sides Tv Watch Whether Which]
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- It has no enforceable standards to stop a union from conspiring with employers to keep another stronger union out or from negotiating contracts with lower pay and standards that members of another union have spent a lifetime establishing.
[ Another Conspiring Contracts Employers Enforceable Establishing Keep Lifetime Lower Members Negotiating Out Pay Spent Standards Stop Stronger Union]
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- The studio have always claimed that the ship is the star of the show, especially when they're renegotiating contracts.
[ Always Claimed Contracts Especially Ship Show Star Studio]
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- It took a long time to get out of my contract. The producers thought I was negotiating for more money.
[ Contract Get Long Money More Negotiating Out Producers Thought Time Took]
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- I quit after my seven-year contract with Universal was up. I quit for 33 years.
[ After Contract Quit Universal Up Years]
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- Well I know I was contracted to Polydor so they couldn't use my name.
[ Contracted Know Name Use Well]
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- Our driver policy was partly dictated by who was available because of other contracts.
[ Available Because Contracts Dictated Driver Other Our Partly Policy]
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- When I did the record, I was coming off a time when my contract had been sold and the music industry had changed a lot. I didn't understand how to make records for big labels. I was waiting for a new kind of record label to emerge.
[ Been Big Changed Coming Contract Did Emerge Had How Industry Kind Label Labels Lot Make Music New Off Record Records Sold Time Understand Waiting]
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- The latter part of a wise person's life is occupied with curing the follies, prejudices and false opinions they contracted earlier.
[ Contracted Curing Earlier False Follies Latter Life Occupied Opinions Part Person Prejudices Wise]
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- In the beginning I had a real work problem. Every time I had job I had to convince the immigration authorities I was the only man for that job and get a special work permit until I went under contract to MGM.
[ Authorities Beginning Contract Convince Every Get Had Immigration Job Man Mgm Only Permit Problem Real Special Time Under Until Went Work]
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- She's been a smack addict, she's had big success in Europe in the '70s, and she's lost everything. She's been rediscovered in the '80s, and as we meet her she's just about to sign a new recording contract.
[ Addict Been Big Contract Europe Everything Had Her Just Lost Meet New Recording Rediscovered She Sign Smack Success]
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- I took the ET job because I wanted to stop traveling and they said I would only work half a day. Then I could work on music the rest of the day. They put in my contract that I wouldn't work after 1 P.M.
[ After Because Contract Could Day Et Half Job Music Only Put Rest Said Stop Then Took Traveling Wanted Work Would]
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- Extensive traveling induces a feeling of encapsulation, and travel, so broadening at first, contracts the mind.
[ Broadening Contracts Extensive Feeling First Induces Mind Travel Traveling]
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- We decided to either try trades or just go with older players. If you do that and let contracts expire you can be in the lottery for about four or five years and expect your fans to be patient.
[ Contracts Decided Either Expect Expire Fans Five Four Go Just Lottery Older Patient Players Trades Try Years Your]
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- We think the managed security services opportunity is enormous and so we have been an active participant and probably the largest firm in this space outside of an IBM or EDS, which does large outsourcing contracts.
[ Active Been Contracts Does Enormous Firm Ibm Large Largest Managed Opportunity Outside Outsourcing Participant Probably Security Services Space Think Which]
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- I had been offered a Hollywood contract before my 18th birthday. It gave me the spark I needed.
[ Been Before Birthday Contract Gave Had Hollywood Needed Offered Spark]
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- Besides, we had a large debt, contracted at home and abroad in our War of Independence; therefore the great power of taxation was conferred upon this Government.
[ Abroad Besides Conferred Contracted Debt Government Great Had Home Independence Large Our Power Taxation Therefore Upon War]
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- A good businessman never makes a contract unless he's sure he can carry it through, yet every fool on earth is perfectly willing to sign a marriage contract without considering whether he can live up to it or not.
[ Businessman Carry Considering Contract Earth Every Fool Good Live Makes Marriage Never Perfectly Sign Sure Through Unless Up Whether Willing Without Yet]
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- I am one day going to be working openly in the motion picture industry. When that day comes, I swear to you that I will never sign a term contract with any major studio.
[ Am Any Comes Contract Day Going Industry Major Motion Never Openly Picture Sign Studio Swear Term Will Working]
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- IBM was the original contractor for much of the computer interface design on the film.
[ Computer Contractor Design Film Ibm Interface Much Original]
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- In those days, man, in the '50s, black people in the South... We didn't recognize contracts that much. And we didn't recognize marriages that much, either.
[ Black Contracts Days Either Man Marriages Much Recognize South Those]
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- I don't sign contracts for my books.
[ Books Contracts Sign]
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- In all honesty, I'm not able to talk about contracts. It's nothing with 'American Idol' in particular, it's just things I really need to take care of in my life.
[ Able American Care Contracts Honesty Idol Just Life Need Nothing Particular Really Take Talk Things]
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- In the contract days, the big studios groomed us to play particular roles and we would stay with the image they gave us and insisted on.
[ Big Contract Days Gave Groomed Image Insisted Particular Play Roles Stay Studios Us Would]
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- If the Republicans think that by having stated and even achieved most of the Contract that they are therefore entitled to the acceptance and favor of the American voter, they're crazy.
[ Acceptance Achieved American Contract Crazy Entitled Even Favor Having Most Republicans Stated Therefore Think Voter]
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- First of all: no one in their right mind would sign an exclusive contract.
[ Contract Exclusive First Mind Right Sign Their Would]
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- We were contracted to make a soundtrack album but there really wasn't enough new material in the movie to make a new record that I thought was interesting.
[ Album Contracted Enough Interesting Make Material Movie New Really Record Soundtrack Thought Were]
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- The whole purpose of those attacks was to drive those contractors out. Lots of them had to leave. They were terrified.
[ Attacks Contractors Drive Had Leave Lots Out Purpose Terrified Them Those Were Whole]
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- Even though I had a lucrative contract with MGM, I had a husband who was drinking and gambling our money away faster than I could make it.
[ Away Contract Could Drinking Even Faster Gambling Had Husband Lucrative Make Mgm Money Our Than Though]
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- Hollywood is a place where they place you under contract instead of under observation.
[ Contract Hollywood Instead Observation Place Under Where]
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- Television contracts the imagination and radio expands it.
[ Contracts Expands Imagination Radio Television]
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- If you're going to vote on a television contract, there is a certain rationality to saying that the same structures that are applied to Health Plan participation should be placed on the right to vote on a strike.
[ Applied Certain Contract Going Health Participation Placed Plan Rationality Right Same Saying Should Strike Structures Television Vote]
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- Independence I have long considered as the grand blessing of life, the basis of every virtue; and independence I will ever secure by contracting my wants, though I were to live on a barren heath.
[ Barren Basis Blessing Considered Contracting Ever Every Grand Heath Independence Life Live Long Secure Though Virtue Wants Were Will]
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- The type of contract between players and producers is, I feel, antiquated in form and abstract in concept. We have no privacies which producers cannot invade, they trade us like cattle, boss us like children.
[ Abstract Antiquated Between Boss Cannot Cattle Children Concept Contract Feel Form Invade Players Privacies Producers Trade Type Us Which]
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- Had I been more responsible I might have made something of myself as a junk bond trader, long-haul trucker or perhaps a plumbing contractor.
[ Been Bond Contractor Had Junk Made Might More Myself Perhaps Plumbing Responsible Something Trader]
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- My high school coach was Ray O'Conner. He has coached a lot of players that have signed professional contracts, and many of those have gone on to play in the major leagues.
[ Coach Coached Conner Contracts Gone High Leagues Lot Major Many Play Players Professional Ray School Signed Those]
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- I didn't sign any contracts, and I didn't see any oil.
[ Any Contracts Oil See Sign]
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- I've never signed any contract and never received a cent from Iraq.
[ Any Cent Contract Iraq Never Received Signed]
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