Greg Akcelrod - The camera is no more an instrument of preservation, the image is.
[ Camera Image Instrument More Preservation]
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Joe Andrew - With Connery, he does act. He is in complete command. He completely trusts the person first, then the instrument. I've worked with his son also, on a picture in Russia.
[ Act Also Command Complete Completely Connery Does First His Instrument Person Picture Russia Son Then Trusts Worked]
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Antonin Artaud - We have actively sought and are actively seeking to make the United Nations an effective instrument of international cooperation.
[ Actively Cooperation Effective Instrument International Make Nations Seeking Sought United]
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J. L. Austin - The science of politics is the one science that is deposited by the streams of history, like the grains of gold in the sand of a river; and the knowledge of the past, the record of truths revealed by experience, is eminently practical, as an instrument of action and a power that goes to making the future.
[ Action Deposited Eminently Experience Future Goes Gold Grains History Instrument Knowledge Making Past Politics Power Practical Record Revealed River Sand Science Streams Truths]
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Spencer Bachus - Some photographers take reality... and impose the domination of their own thought and spirit. Others come before reality more tenderly and a photograph to them is an instrument of love and revelation.
[ Before Come Domination Impose Instrument Love More Others Own Photograph Photographers Reality Revelation Some Spirit Take Tenderly Their Them Thought]
Topic:
Gresham Barrett - Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
[ Abuse Been Chicanery Division Faction Great Instrument Party Society Words]
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Roland Barthes - The Hebrews have done more to civilize men than any other nation. If I were an atheist, and believed blind eternal fate, I should still believe that fate had ordained the Jews to be the most essential instrument for civilizing the nations.
[ Any Atheist Believe Believed Blind Civilize Civilizing Done Essential Eternal Fate Had Hebrews Instrument Jews Men More Most Nation Nations Ordained Other Should Still Than Were]
Topic:
Karin Boye - Italy in the first years got food, for the first year or the first periods got food. Then we got raw materials and then we got tool machines, let's say, instruments for working.
[ First Food Got Instruments Italy Machines Materials Periods Raw Say Then Tool Working Year Years]
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Caryl Chessman - I play a musical instrument a little, but only for my own amazement.
[ Amazement Instrument Little Musical Only Own Play]
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John Cotton - As far as I'm concerned, the essentials of jazz are: melodic improvisation, melodic invention, swing, and instrumental personality.
[ Concerned Essentials Far Improvisation Instrumental Invention Jazz Melodic Personality Swing]
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Billy Crystal - Instrumental music can spread the international language.
[ Instrumental International Language Music Spread]
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Ice Cube - The trumpet was not a lyrical singing instrument.
[ Instrument Lyrical Singing Trumpet]
Topic:
Gil Doud - Everything is just better in California - the wine, the food, fruits and vegetables, the comforts of living. Even the instrumentalists are generous and curious. Everything is wonderful.
[ Better California Comforts Curious Even Everything Food Fruits Generous Instrumentalists Just Living Vegetables Wine Wonderful]
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Andrea Dworkin - Something that has so much power must have life. Instruments have life.
[ Instruments Life Much Must Power Something]
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Marian Wright Edelman - A singer starts by having his instrument as a gift from God... When you have been given something in a moment of grace, it is sacrilegious to be greedy.
[ Been Gift Given God Grace Greedy Having His Instrument Moment Sacrilegious Singer Something Starts]
Topic:
Vincent Van Gogh - The more dubious and uncertain an instrument violence has become in international relations, the more it has gained in reputation and appeal in domestic affairs, specifically in the matter of revolution.
[ Affairs Appeal Become Domestic Dubious Gained Instrument International Matter More Relations Reputation Revolution Specifically Uncertain Violence]
Topic:
Arlo Guthrie - I approach playing acoustic guitar more of as a percussive instrument. It's fragile. I don't have a lot of finesse when it comes to my guitar playing.
[ Acoustic Approach Comes Finesse Fragile Guitar Instrument Lot More Playing]
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Robert Hewison - These people were well dressed in skins, had some guns, but armed generally with bows and arrows and such other instruments of war as are common among the Indians of the Missouri.
[ Among Armed Arrows Bows Common Dressed Generally Guns Had Indians Instruments Missouri Other Skins Some Such These War Well Were]
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Tobe Hooper - Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where there is hatred, let me sow love.
[ Hatred Instrument Lord Love Make Peace Sow Thy Where]
Topic:
Gladys Knight - In turning from the smaller instruments in frequent use to the larger and more important machines, the economy arising from the increase of velocity becomes more striking.
[ Arising Becomes Economy Frequent Important Increase Instruments Larger Machines More Smaller Striking Turning Use Velocity]
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Charles Kuralt - It's easy to play any musical instrument: all you have to do is touch the right key at the right time and the instrument will play itself.
[ Any Easy Instrument Itself Key Musical Play Right Time Touch Will]
Topic:
Jacques Marquette - Such a faith would be fatal to my reason, to my liberty, and even to the success of my undertakings; it would immediately transform me into a stupid slave, an instrument of the will and interests of others.
[ Even Faith Fatal Immediately Instrument Interests Into Liberty Others Reason Slave Stupid Success Such Transform Undertakings Will Would]
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Roy Moore - I enjoy singing, and the instruments which truly move me are the horn, the trumpet and the cello.
[ Cello Enjoy Horn Instruments Move Singing Truly Trumpet Which]
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Bill Owens - Facetiousness is allowable when it is the most proper instrument of exposing things apparently base and vile to due contempt.
[ Allowable Apparently Base Contempt Due Exposing Instrument Most Proper Things Vile]
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Mary Pickford - The voice is an instrument that you really must take time to develop. It's like a good red wine Give it time.
[ Develop Give Good Instrument Must Really Red Take Time Voice Wine]
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James Jarrell Pickle - The voice will guide you-will tell you what to do. In order to do that, you must be quite sensitive with the instrument and accept this daily conversation with your voice.
[ Accept Conversation Daily Guide Instrument Must Order Quite Sensitive Tell Voice Will Your]
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Franklin Pierce - When you are accompanied by the instrument - on an instrument like the lute-the lute and voice - you have this sound, and you feel how the music can be so touching and yet so simple.
[ Accompanied Feel How Instrument Music Simple Sound Touching Voice Yet]
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Saint Francis de Sales - In the studio, I'm always throwing people on different instruments.
[ Always Different Instruments Studio Throwing]
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Giuliana Sgrena - Riches are not an end of life, but an instrument of life.
[ End Instrument Life Riches]
Topic:
George G. Simpson - I thought I might be a band instructor, someone who plays all the instruments and teaches others.
[ Band Instructor Instruments Might Others Plays Someone Teaches Thought]
Topic:
Joseph E. Stiglitz - Memory is not an instrument for exploring the past but its theatre. It is the medium of past experience, as the ground is the medium in which dead cities lie interred.
[ Cities Dead Experience Exploring Ground Instrument Lie Medium Memory Past Theatre Which]
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Tom Tancredo - I listen to other guitar players, yeah. It gives me new concepts and shows me where the instrument is going for the future and it is going some places. There are some musicians who are really putting out a good vibe with new theories. I try and keep up.
[ Concepts Future Gives Going Good Guitar Instrument Keep Listen Musicians New Other Out Places Players Putting Really Shows Some Theories Try Up Vibe Where Yeah]
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Channing Tatum - Secrecy, being an instrument of conspiracy, ought never to be the system of a regular government.
[ Being Conspiracy Government Instrument Never Ought Regular Secrecy System]
Topic:
Sheri S. Tepper - We can see that the baby is as much an instrument of nourishment for us as we are for him.
[ Baby Him Instrument Much Nourishment See Us]
Topic:
Jeff Tweedy - Instinct perfected is a faculty of using and even constructing organized instruments; intelligence perfected is the faculty of making and using unorganized instruments.
[ Constructing Even Faculty Instinct Instruments Intelligence Making Organized Perfected Using]
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Arthur Wimperis - Barometer, n.: An ingenious instrument which indicates what kind of weather we are having.
[ Barometer Having Indicates Ingenious Instrument Kind Weather Which]
Topic:
Alicia Witt - Fork: An instrument used chiefly for the purpose of putting dead animals into the mouth.
[ Animals Chiefly Dead Fork Instrument Into Mouth Purpose Putting Used]
Topic:
Virginia Woolf - Vote: the instrument and symbol of a freeman's power to make a fool of himself and a wreck of his country.
[ Country Fool Freeman Himself His Instrument Make Power Symbol Vote Wreck]
Topic: Power
- The cello is such a melancholy instrument, such an isolated, miserable instrument.
[ Cello Instrument Isolated Melancholy Miserable Such]
Topic:
- Reason transformed into prejudice is the worst form of prejudice, because reason is the only instrument for liberation from prejudice.
[ Because Form Instrument Into Liberation Only Prejudice Reason Transformed Worst]
Topic:
- The law is not a "light" for you or any man to see by; the law is not an instrument of any kind. The law is a causeway upon which so long as he keeps to it a citizen may walk safely.
[ Any Citizen Instrument Keeps Kind Law Light Long Man May Safely See Upon Walk Which]
Topic:
- No matter how great we get with digital formats of instrumentation, nothing really quite duplicates the real thing.
[ Digital Formats Get Great How Instrumentation Matter Nothing Quite Real Really Thing]
Topic:
- It is up to African leaders to show their will and political courage in order to assure that this new pan-African institution becomes an efficient instrument and not a place for endless discussions.
[ African Assure Becomes Courage Discussions Efficient Endless Institution Instrument Leaders New Order Place Political Show Their Up Will]
Topic:
- There was absolutely no intention of splitting up. We had so many great ideas to use on the new album. John Paul Jones was incredible, coming to the studio each day with new instruments to play.
[ Absolutely Album Coming Day Each Great Had Ideas Incredible Instruments Intention John Jones Many New Paul Play Splitting Studio Up Use]
Topic:
- People have said to me, You can't write songs. You can't play an instrument. But I've got 10 gold records.
[ Gold Got Instrument Play Records Said Songs Write]
Topic:
- A universal draft is most often the instrument of Third World dictators.
[ Dictators Draft Instrument Most Often Third Universal World]
Topic:
- Music itself is a great source of relaxation. Parts of it anyway. Working in the studio, that's not relaxing, but playing an instrument that I don't know how to play is unbelievably relaxing, because I don't have any pressure on me.
[ Any Anyway Because Great How Instrument Itself Know Music Parts Play Playing Pressure Relaxation Relaxing Source Studio Unbelievably Working]
Topic:
- So I had a couple of years of playing trumpet. I really enjoyed it, but it was not the kind of instrument you could whip out at a party. Let's face it.
[ Could Couple Enjoyed Face Had Instrument Kind Out Party Playing Really Trumpet Whip Years]
Topic:
- So what I do, more than play any instrument - I mean, I love to play - but more than that, I write songs. Songs that are about living, about what it's like to be going through all the things that people go through in life.
[ Any Go Going Instrument Life Living Love Mean More Play Songs Than Things Through Write]
Topic:
- The piano is kind of my second instrument.
[ Instrument Kind Piano Second]
Topic:
- Similarly you can make a transition from one set of instruments to another imperceptibly.
[ Another Imperceptibly Instruments Make Set Similarly Transition]
Topic:
- The ability to play the clarinet is the ability to overcome the imperfections of the instrument. There's no such thing as a perfect clarinet, never was and never will be.
[ Ability Clarinet Imperfections Instrument Never Overcome Perfect Play Such Thing Will]
Topic:
- I mean, on the food chain, do instruments really rate? I don't think so.
[ Chain Food Instruments Mean Rate Really Think]
Topic:
- That's one strength that Stevie has. She's really not a strong instrumentalist in any way. Her instrument is her voice and her words. And it keeps her focused on the very center of that.
[ Any Center Focused Her Instrument Keeps Really She Stevie Strength Strong Very Voice Way Words]
Topic:
- T Bone is genius. The way they've recorded my voice and the instrumentation to these songs is really quite extraordinary.
[ Bone Extraordinary Genius Instrumentation Quite Really Recorded Songs These Voice Way]
Topic:
- When the leaders choose to make themselves bidders at an auction of popularity, their talents, in the construction of the state, will be of no service. They will become flatterers instead of legislators; the instruments, not the guides, of the people.
[ Auction Become Choose Construction Flatterers Guides Instead Instruments Leaders Legislators Make Popularity Service State Talents Their Themselves Will]
Topic:
- I record all of my music with authentic instruments in a studio before we start editing, doing many, many versions. The music shapes the film as we edit so it has an organic relationship to the content.
[ Authentic Before Content Doing Edit Editing Film Instruments Many Music Organic Record Relationship Shapes Start Studio Versions]
Topic:
- Hopefully each film can be given a musical voice of its own, which is not to say that the instrumentation is always unique, but that the relationship between the sound and the image is unique.
[ Always Between Each Film Given Hopefully Image Instrumentation Musical Own Relationship Say Sound Unique Voice Which]
Topic:
- Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
[ Goes Instrument Learning Life Playing Public Solo Violin]
Topic: Experience
- All you needed was a couple of instruments and a few chords and you could be on an indie label.
[ Chords Could Couple Few Indie Instruments Label Needed]
Topic:
- What I enjoy most about being on stage is that the natural instruments give you a greater freedom with texture. When you use natural instruments they have their own resonance.
[ Being Enjoy Freedom Give Greater Instruments Most Natural Own Resonance Stage Texture Their Use]
Topic:
- And it's sad because it's like a surprise to people - almost an anomaly - when artists are actually refined and trained on an instrument. That's the last thing people think about.
[ Actually Almost Anomaly Artists Because Instrument Last Refined Sad Surprise Thing Think Trained]
Topic:
- Science has to be understood in its broadest sense, as a method for comprehending all observable reality, and not merely as an instrument for acquiring specialized knowledge.
[ Acquiring Broadest Comprehending Instrument Knowledge Merely Method Observable Reality Science Sense Specialized Understood]
Topic:
- An auditory scenario for the players to act out with their instruments.
[ Act Auditory Instruments Out Players Scenario Their]
Topic:
- The Third Quartet I made the instruments in pairs - Two different pairs - Violin and viola, and violin and cello. They played very different things from each other all through the whole piece.
[ Cello Different Each Instruments Made Other Pairs Piece Played Quartet Things Third Through Two Very Viola Violin Whole]
Topic:
- We didn't have any instruments, so I had to use my guitar.
[ Any Guitar Had Instruments Use]
Topic:
- Desire is creation, is the magical element in that process. If there were an instrument by which to measure desire, one could foretell achievement.
[ Achievement Could Creation Desire Element Foretell Instrument Magical Measure Process Were Which]
Topic:
- Money is the kind of instrument which is very speedily produced.
[ Instrument Kind Money Produced Speedily Very Which]
Topic:
- There is a state that is able to understand the demand in the economy. That state should use prices as an instrument for implementation of this understanding.
[ Able Demand Economy Implementation Instrument Prices Should State Understand Understanding Use]
Topic:
- Italy advocates the adoption of a legal instrument on cultural diversity, guaranteeing every country the protection of its own historical identity and the uniqueness of its physical and intangible cultural heritage.
[ Adoption Advocates Country Cultural Diversity Every Guaranteeing Heritage Historical Identity Instrument Intangible Italy Legal Own Physical Protection Uniqueness]
Topic:
- The United Nations system is still the best instrument for making the world less fragile.
[ Best Fragile Instrument Less Making Nations Still System United World]
Topic:
- After all my years of doing instrumental music I still like just a simple instrumental song with a nice catchy melody and an opportunity to play a solo over a harmonic structure.
[ After Catchy Doing Harmonic Instrumental Just Melody Music Nice Opportunity Over Play Simple Solo Song Still Structure Years]
Topic:
- We cannot suppose therefore that God has made an order of beings, with such mental qualities and powers, for the sole purpose of being used as beasts, or instruments of labour.
[ Beasts Being Beings Cannot God Instruments Labour Made Mental Order Powers Purpose Qualities Sole Such Suppose Therefore Used]
Topic:
- For the resolving powers of our scientific instruments decide, at a given moment, of the size and the vision of our Universe, and of the image we then make of ourselves.
[ Decide Given Image Instruments Make Moment Our Ourselves Powers Resolving Scientific Size Then Universe Vision]
Topic:
- War is not merely a political act but a real political instrument, a continuation of political intercourse, a carrying out of the same by other means.
[ Act Carrying Continuation Instrument Intercourse Means Merely Other Out Political Real Same War]
Topic:
- I think the world is very much embracing this whole concept of musicians going out and playing their instruments and playing music for music as opposed to music that has something to do with some form of image or imagery.
[ Concept Embracing Form Going Image Imagery Instruments Much Music Musicians Opposed Out Playing Some Something Their Think Very Whole World]
Topic:
- I'm the only instrument that's got the words, so I've got to be able to get that across.
[ Able Across Get Got Instrument Only Words]
Topic:
- I asked my mother could I have an instrument. She said, 'Well if you go out and save your money.' So I went and got - I made me a shine box. I went out and started shining shoes, and I'd bring whatever I made.
[ Asked Box Bring Could Go Got Instrument Made Money Mother Out Said Save She Shine Shining Shoes Started Well Went Whatever Your]
Topic:
- I mean, if you decided to go out today and get you an instrument and do whatever it is that you do, no one can tell you how you're going to do it but when you do it.
[ Decided Get Go Going How Instrument Mean Out Tell Today Whatever]
Topic:
- I've been playing with Blackwell over 20 years. We used to play when I first went to Los Angeles. Blackwell plays the drums as if he's playing a wind instrument. Actually, he sounds more like a talking drum.
[ Actually Angeles Been Blackwell Drum Drums First Instrument Los More Over Play Playing Plays Sounds Talking Used Went Wind Years]
Topic:
- So, for instance, if you came to me, I'd ask,'Do you want to write? Do you want to improvise? Why do you want to play this instrument? What do you want to do?'
[ Ask Came Improvise Instance Instrument Play Want Why Write]
Topic:
- Every contrivance of man, every tool, every instrument, every utensil, every article designed for use, of each and every kind, evolved from a very simple beginnings.
[ Article Beginnings Contrivance Designed Each Every Evolved Instrument Kind Man Simple Tool Use Very]
Topic: Design
- Prosperity is only an instrument to be used, not a deity to be worshipped.
[ Deity Instrument Only Prosperity Used Worshipped]
Topic:
- There was a subtlety about Peggy Lee. It was powerful. There was a valuable use of space. Everything was not cluttered. Her voice was out front and was the key instrument.
[ Cluttered Everything Front Her Instrument Key Lee Out Peggy Powerful Space Subtlety Use Valuable Voice]
Topic:
- America owes most of its social prejudices to the exaggerated religious opinions of the different sects which were so instrumental in establishing the colonies.
[ America Colonies Different Establishing Exaggerated Instrumental Most Opinions Owes Prejudices Religious Sects Social Were Which]
Topic:
- So I suppose that means we can actually play the instruments.
[ Actually Instruments Means Play Suppose]
Topic:
- Pity speaks to grief More sweetly than a band of instruments.
[ Band Grief Instruments More Pity Speaks Sweetly Than]
Topic:
- Sharon went on to play classical but we actually went into totally different instruments which was lucky for the band because otherwise we'd all be playing the same thing!!
[ Actually Band Because Classical Different Instruments Into Lucky Otherwise Play Playing Same Sharon Thing Totally Went Which]
Topic:
- In addition to the clean coal provisions, the energy conference agreement contains provisions instrumental in helping increase conservation and lowering consumption.
[ Addition Agreement Clean Coal Conference Conservation Consumption Contains Energy Helping Increase Instrumental Lowering Provisions]
Topic:
- My voice is an instrument.
[ Instrument Voice]
Topic:
- The development of new instrumental and vocal idioms has been one of the remarkable phenomena of recent music.
[ Been Development Idioms Instrumental Music New Phenomena Recent Remarkable Vocal]
Topic:
- I can play every instrument there is, every horn, I've played all the saxes and trumpets and everything and keyboards.
[ Every Everything Horn Instrument Keyboards Play Played Trumpets]
Topic:
- Language is not only the vehicle of thought, it is a great and efficient instrument in thinking.
[ Efficient Great Instrument Language Only Thinking Thought Vehicle]
Topic:
- I wanted something that had the feel of a complete band and a variety of instrument. Apart from doing the album for musical satisfaction, I felt it was an important statement for other women - showing you don't have to rely on other people to do things for you.
[ Album Apart Band Complete Doing Feel Felt Had Important Instrument Musical Other Rely Satisfaction Showing Something Statement Things Variety Wanted Women]
Topic:
- I thought I'd do everything on four-track, and then I'll record every instrument myself in a studio, and then I'll have a solo album released by spring.
[ Album Every Everything Instrument Myself Record Released Solo Spring Studio Then Thought]
Topic:
- I can do a gig without an instrument.
[ Gig Instrument Without]
Topic:
- Being an actor means being an instrument for someone else. I want to give myself completely.
[ Actor Being Completely Else Give Instrument Means Myself Someone Want]
Topic:
- The real message of the Dance opens up the vistas of life to all who have the urge to express beauty with no other instrument than their own bodies, with no apparatus and no dependence on anything other than space.
[ Anything Apparatus Beauty Bodies Dance Dependence Express Instrument Life Message Opens Other Own Real Space Than Their Up Urge Vistas]
Topic:
- Sure the people are stupid: the human race is stupid. Sure Congress is an inefficient instrument of government. But the people are not stupid enough to abandon representative government for any other kind, including government by the guy who knows.
[ Abandon Any Congress Enough Government Guy Human Including Inefficient Instrument Kind Knows Other Race Representative Stupid Sure]
Topic:
- We are all instruments endowed with feeling and memory. Our senses are so many strings that are struck by surrounding objects and that also frequently strike themselves.
[ Also Endowed Feeling Frequently Instruments Many Memory Objects Our Senses Strike Strings Struck Surrounding Themselves]
Topic:
- In fact, the element of play has an important role in my life, and I think that should be the case in the life of every artist. Our life is occupied with playing, whether we play an instrument or a role.
[ Artist Case Element Every Fact Important Instrument Life Occupied Our Play Playing Role Should Think Whether]
Topic:
- They were looking for actors - real actors - who could play instruments. There was a lot of improvisation and scene work involved in addition to the music. The auditions went on for a long time.
[ Actors Addition Auditions Could Improvisation Instruments Involved Long Looking Lot Music Play Real Scene Time Went Were Work]
Topic:
- Over and over again, financial experts and wonkish talking heads endeavor to explain these mysterious, 'toxic' financial instruments to us lay folk. Over and over, they ignobly fail, because we all know that no one understands credit default obligations and derivatives, except perhaps Mr. Buffett and the computers who created them.
[ Again Because Computers Created Credit Default Derivatives Endeavor Except Experts Explain Fail Financial Folk Heads Instruments Know Lay Mr Mysterious Obligations Over Perhaps Talking Them These Toxic Understands Us]
Topic:
- Today we have big, crude instruments guided by intelligent surgeons, and we have little, stupid molecules of drugs that get dumped into the body, diffuse around and interfere with things as best they can. At present, medicine is unable to heal anything.
[ Anything Around Best Big Body Crude Diffuse Dumped Get Guided Heal Instruments Intelligent Interfere Into Little Medicine Molecules Present Stupid Surgeons Things Today Unable]
Topic:
- Innovation is the specific instrument of entrepreneurship. The act that endows resources with a new capacity to create wealth.
[ Act Capacity Create Endows Entrepreneurship Innovation Instrument New Resources Specific Wealth]
Topic:
- Usually one or two things happen: Either you have an idea straightaway - the sort of sound that you want or the instrumentation or one particular sound that you want to feature - or you don't.
[ Either Feature Happen Idea Instrumentation Particular Sort Sound Things Two Usually Want]
Topic:
- And then the last album, "Get It", was done over a shorter period of time and I started using other musicians, as opposed to playing all the instruments myself like I did on the other two.
[ Album Did Done Get Instruments Last Musicians Myself Opposed Other Over Period Playing Shorter Started Then Time Two Using]
Topic:
- When it comes to controlling human beings, there is no better instrument than lies. Because you see, humans live by beliefs. And beliefs can be manipulated. The power to manipulate beliefs is the only thing that counts.
[ Because Beings Beliefs Better Comes Controlling Counts Human Humans Instrument Lies Live Manipulate Manipulated Only Power See Than Thing]
Topic:
- The state is nothing but an instrument of opression of one class by another - no less so in a democratic republic than in a monarchy.
[ Another Class Democratic Instrument Less Monarchy Nothing Republic State Than]
Topic:
- If you watch any good player, they're using different parts of their body and working with instruments that respond to those movements. They're moving in many dimensions at once.
[ Any Body Different Dimensions Good Instruments Many Movements Moving Once Parts Player Respond Their Those Using Watch Working]
Topic:
- We were gradually playing larger venues and in the early days PA systems were kind of non-existent. So to play loud, we had to use louder equipment. The PA systems back then didn't mic the instruments - only the vocals.
[ Back Days Early Equipment Gradually Had Instruments Kind Larger Loud Louder Mic Non-Existent Only Pa Play Playing Systems Then Use Venues Vocals Were]
Topic:
- I use my voice as an instrument.
[ Instrument Use Voice]
Topic:
- In this context, social consensus, and institutions that embody this consensus, must be made effective in order for democratization not to be abused as a provisional instrument to establish an anti-democratic regime.
[ Abused Consensus Context Democratization Effective Embody Establish Institutions Instrument Made Must Order Provisional Regime Social]
Topic:
- It is essential that policy instruments be developed that would firmly establish democratization on the basis of social consensus and enable transformation on stable grounds.
[ Basis Consensus Democratization Developed Enable Essential Establish Firmly Grounds Instruments Policy Social Stable Transformation Would]
Topic:
- In most places that are rich in guitar culture, everyone uses their fingers, like in Spain or Africa. In Japan there are string instruments played that way. It is not until you get in the States that you find people using picks.
[ Africa Culture Everyone Find Fingers Get Guitar Instruments Japan Most Picks Places Played Rich Spain States String Their Until Uses Using Way]
Topic:
- For me it's the instrument. If I want to think of a flute and the state of the arts I hear a vibrato; I don't know what a flute is unless the person plays it for me.
[ Arts Flute Hear Instrument Know Person Plays State Think Unless Vibrato Want]
Topic:
- I think I came across Cecil Taylor a bit later, in 65 or 66. That really impressed me - Cecil Taylor is an amazing character... Both his music and the way he approaches the instrument are astonishing.
[ Across Amazing Approaches Astonishing Bit Both Came Cecil Character His Impressed Instrument Later Music Really Taylor Think Way]
Topic:
- So the ideology was that: use sounds as instruments, as sounds on tape, without the causality. It was no longer a clarinet or a spring or a piano, but a sound with a form, a development, a life of its own.
[ Causality Clarinet Development Form Ideology Instruments Life Longer Own Piano Sound Sounds Spring Tape Use Without]
Topic:
- I like to work my camera as if it were a musical instrument.
[ Camera Instrument Musical Were Work]
Topic:
- Disco B still rolls with me now. He's still doing his thing. He does clubs in different places. He was very instrumental in helping me perfect my craft.
[ Clubs Craft Different Disco Does Doing Helping His Instrumental Now Perfect Places Rolls Still Thing Very]
Topic:
- At last a dream come true. The Instrument of Instruments.
[ Come Dream Instrument Instruments Last True]
Topic:
- The only sliding I did was on the kind of instrument that you put on your lap; no Spanish electrics.
[ Did Instrument Kind Lap Only Put Sliding Spanish Your]
Topic:
- We decided to do some of Merle's things with modern instrumentation. We used a flute, a bass clarinet, a trumpet, a clarinet, drums, a guitar, vibes and a piano.
[ Bass Clarinet Decided Drums Flute Guitar Instrumentation Merle Modern Piano Some Things Trumpet Used Vibes]
Topic:
- Needless, heedless, wanton and deliberate injury of the sort inflicted by Life's picture story is not an essential instrument of responsible journalism.
[ Deliberate Essential Heedless Inflicted Injury Instrument Journalism Life Needless Picture Responsible Sort Story Wanton]
Topic:
- The art of life is to live in the present moment, and to make that moment as perfect as we can by the realization that we are the instruments and expression of God Himself.
[ Art Expression God Himself Instruments Life Live Make Moment Perfect Present Realization]
Topic:
- I spend a lot of time copying saxophone players and trumpet players. Not to say that it is not important to listen to guitar players, but there's so much music out there and so many possibilities. I like anyone who plays any instrument.
[ Any Anyone Copying Guitar Important Instrument Listen Lot Many Much Music Out Players Plays Possibilities Saxophone Say Spend Time Trumpet]
Topic:
- In so many ways, it feels the same now when I play as the very first time I picked up the instrument. There's always this sound out there that's just a little bit beyond my reach and I'm trying to get there and that just sort of keeps me going.
[ Always Beyond Bit Feels First Get Going Instrument Just Keeps Little Many Now Out Picked Play Reach Same Sort Sound Time Trying Up Very Ways]
Topic:
- Because of my Portuguese heritage, I have an interest in all of the instrumentation that comes from Portugal and Brazil as well.
[ Because Brazil Comes Heritage Instrumentation Interest Portugal Portuguese Well]
Topic:
- Being a purely instrumental album, it makes a musical statement, not a religious one, and I hope that people can feel the emotion of the great melodies, even without the words.
[ Album Being Emotion Even Feel Great Hope Instrumental Makes Melodies Musical Purely Religious Statement Without Words]
Topic:
- Polling is merely an instrument for gauging public opinion. When a president or any other leader pays attention to poll results, he is, in effect, paying attention to the views of the people. Any other interpretation is nonsense.
[ Any Attention Effect Instrument Interpretation Leader Merely Nonsense Opinion Other Paying Pays Poll Polling President Public Results Views]
Topic:
- I came from an era when we didn't use electronic instruments. The bass wasn't even amplified. The sound was the sound you got.
[ Amplified Bass Came Electronic Era Even Got Instruments Sound Use]
Topic:
- If you like an instrument that sings, play the saxophone. At its best it's like the human voice.
[ Best Human Instrument Play Saxophone Sings Voice]
Topic:
- The saxophone is an imperfect instrument, especially the tenor and soprano, as far as intonation goes. The challenge is to sing on an imperfect instrument that is outside of your body.
[ Body Challenge Especially Far Goes Imperfect Instrument Intonation Outside Saxophone Sing Soprano Tenor Your]
Topic:
- In the piano, one has the instrument complete before he begins; but in the case of the voice, the instrument has to be developed by study.
[ Before Begins Case Complete Developed Instrument Piano Study Voice]
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- Too many young musicians today want to win polls before they learn their instruments.
[ Before Instruments Learn Many Musicians Polls Their Today Too Want Win Young]
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- This is my second bass that Paul built me. There were some changes that were made. Sometimes I think of changes that could be made having to do with both the sound and the feel. It's definitely a beautiful instrument.
[ Bass Beautiful Both Built Changes Could Definitely Feel Having Instrument Made Paul Second Some Sometimes Sound Think Were]
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- I play, like, 12 instruments. Guitar, piano, harmonica, African drums... I'm working on mastering the accordion.
[ Accordion African Drums Guitar Harmonica Instruments Mastering Piano Play Working]
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- The body is your instrument in dance, but your art is outside that creature, the body.
[ Art Body Creature Dance Instrument Outside Your]
Topic:
- I got into television because I hated it so. I thought, there's some way of using this fabulous instrument to be of nurture to those who would watch and listen.
[ Because Fabulous Got Hated Instrument Into Listen Nurture Some Television Those Thought Using Watch Way Would]
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- Right now my mind is on the people who stole our instruments, and, specifically, the person with my guitar, which will no doubt end its days having Green Day songs worked out on it. A better fate was deserved - and while the reverence given to guitars annoys me, I shall miss it.
[ Annoys Better Day Days Deserved Doubt End Fate Given Green Guitar Guitars Having Instruments Mind Miss Now Our Out Person Reverence Right Shall Songs Specifically Stole Which While Will Worked]
Topic:
- The regime of globalization promotes an unfettered marketplace as the dynamic instrument organizing international relations.
[ Dynamic Globalization Instrument International Marketplace Organizing Promotes Regime Relations Unfettered]
Topic:
- With Whitney she has such a unique sound and powerful instrument that she made those songs her own. She might as well have written them because she brought such a power and passion to them that were very unique. She has a great gift.
[ Because Brought Gift Great Her Instrument Made Might Own Passion Power Powerful She Songs Sound Such Them Those Unique Very Well Were Whitney Written]
Topic:
- After I retired and came off the road, I gathered up all my musical instruments and suddenly, I wanted them all to be perfect.
[ After Came Gathered Instruments Musical Off Perfect Retired Road Suddenly Them Up Wanted]
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- Every day I look forward to getting with my instruments, trying new things.
[ Day Every Forward Getting Instruments Look New Things Trying]
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- Setting my mind on a musical instrument was like falling in love. All the world seemed bright and changed.
[ Bright Changed Falling Instrument Love Mind Musical Seemed Setting World]
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- The name of my ailment was longing, and it was not cured till I finally went to the department store and counted out the money in small coins before the dismayed clerk. When I came to the house, I held up the instrument before the eyes of the astonished household.
[ Ailment Astonished Before Came Clerk Coins Counted Cured Department Dismayed Eyes Finally Held House Household Instrument Longing Money Name Out Small Store Till Up Went]
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- Other, far fewer, directors are more like the composer - conceptualizing the piece, scoring it, distributing its musical lines among a range of registers, chords, and instruments.
[ Among Chords Composer Directors Distributing Far Fewer Instruments Lines More Musical Other Piece Range Registers Scoring]
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- Some people say there was no jazz tenor before me. All I know is I just had a way of playing and I didn't think in terms of any other instrument but the tenor.
[ Any Before Had Instrument Jazz Just Know Other Playing Say Some Tenor Terms Think Way]
Topic:
- Mark this well, you proud men of action! you are, after all, nothing but unconscious instruments of the men of thought.
[ Action After Instruments Mark Men Nothing Proud Thought Unconscious Well]
Topic:
- The men of action are, after all, only the unconscious instruments of the men of thought.
[ Action After Instruments Men Only Thought Unconscious]
Topic:
- Anytime I switch to another instrument, I immediately turn it into another kind of drum so that I can understand it better.
[ Another Anytime Better Drum Immediately Instrument Into Kind Switch Turn Understand]
Topic:
- I think my first instrument was a ukulele that they gave me. I used to know how to play that pretty well.
[ First Gave How Instrument Know Play Pretty Think Ukulele Used Well]
Topic:
- Good taste - that's all you really need when you're playing an instrument.
[ Good Instrument Need Playing Really Taste]
Topic:
- My stuff was more of a folk coffeehouse thing, with more acoustic guitar, just me doing a single, and then adding on instruments and voices, with emphasis on lyrics and singing and light kind of acoustic jazz.
[ Acoustic Adding Doing Emphasis Folk Guitar Instruments Jazz Just Kind Light Lyrics More Singing Single Stuff Then Thing Voices]
Topic:
- You know the drum was the first instrument besides the human voice.
[ Besides Drum First Human Instrument Know Voice]
Topic:
- The Reformers, therefore, as instruments in the hands of God, in delivering the Church from bondage to prelates, did not make it a tumultuous multitude, in which every man was a law to himself, free to believe, and free to do what he pleased.
[ Believe Bondage Church Delivering Did Every Free God Hands Himself Instruments Law Make Man Multitude Pleased Reformers Therefore Tumultuous Which]
Topic:
- I taught myself to play the piano. I've always been able to play, the minute I could get my hands up. I've always wanted to play the piano. It's the only instrument I've ever really liked, and it's the only one that's ever interested me.
[ Able Always Been Could Ever Get Hands Instrument Interested Liked Minute Myself Only Piano Play Really Taught Up Wanted]
Topic:
- But I've come to the point in my evolution on the instrument where I realize that I can't play the same stuff that just a guitar player or organ player would play - and I need to embrace that in a big way.
[ Big Come Embrace Evolution Guitar Instrument Just Need Organ Play Player Point Realize Same Stuff Way Where Would]
Topic:
- The most shocking fact about war is that its victims and its instruments are individual human beings, and that these individual beings are condemned by the monstrous conventions of politics to murder or be murdered in quarrels not their own.
[ Beings Condemned Conventions Fact Human Individual Instruments Monstrous Most Murder Murdered Own Politics Quarrels Shocking Their These Victims War]
Topic:
- My early influences were the Shadows, who were an English instrumental band. They basically got me into playing and later on I got into blues and jazz players. I liked Clapton when he was with John Mayall. I really liked that period.
[ Band Basically Blues Clapton Early English Got Influences Instrumental Into Jazz John Later Liked Period Players Playing Really Shadows Were]
Topic:
- Since love first made the breast an instrument Of fierce lamenting, by its flame my heart Was molten to a mirror, like a rose I pluck my breast apart, that I may hang This mirror in your sight.
[ Apart Fierce First Flame Hang Heart Instrument Love Made May Mirror Pluck Rose Sight Since Your]
Topic:
- Writing a play, you start with less, so more is demanded of you. It's as if you have to not only write a symphony, but invent the instruments as well.
[ Demanded Instruments Invent Less More Only Play Start Symphony Well Write Writing]
Topic:
- Hee Haw was probably my biggest exposure to live music at a young age, because there wasn't any live music around my town and no one in my family played instruments.
[ Age Any Around Because Biggest Exposure Family Haw Hee Instruments Live Music Played Probably Town Young]
Topic:
- For governments at war, the media is an instrument of war or an element in war that is to be controlled.
[ Controlled Element Governments Instrument Media War]
Topic:
- A baseball swing is a very finely tuned instrument. It is repetition, and more repetition, then a little more after that.
[ After Baseball Finely Instrument Little More Repetition Swing Then Tuned Very]
Topic:
- War is an instrument entirely inefficient toward redressing wrong; and multiplies, instead of indemnifying losses.
[ Entirely Inefficient Instead Instrument Losses Multiplies Toward War Wrong]
Topic:
- But ya know what, I am a part of something that happened. I'm a part of the music that happened. My voice is one more instrument, is what it is. So that's the way I feel about people who play on sessions.
[ Am Feel Happened Instrument Know More Music Part Play Sessions Something Voice Way Ya]
Topic:
- There is no earthly reason why a solo string instrument or voice, having the possibility to play or sing pure intonation, should want, or try, to be tempered.
[ Earthly Having Instrument Intonation Play Possibility Pure Reason Should Sing Solo String Tempered Try Voice Want Why]
Topic:
- Outside of the Constitution we have no legal authority more than private citizens, and within it we have only so much as that instrument gives us. This broad principle limits all our functions and applies to all subjects.
[ Applies Authority Broad Citizens Constitution Functions Gives Instrument Legal Limits More Much Only Our Outside Principle Private Subjects Than Us Within]
Topic:
- My musical background is like almost every non classical musician in the world. One day a special record was heard and that was it. I was hooked, started trying to play various instruments and was off to bar land to become a rock star. What else?
[ Almost Background Bar Become Classical Day Else Every Heard Hooked Instruments Land Musical Musician Non Off Play Record Rock Special Star Started Trying Various World]
Topic:
- I am concerned about the whole man. I am concerned about what the people, using their government as an instrument and a tool, can do toward building the whole man, which will mean a better society and a better world.
[ Am Better Building Concerned Government Instrument Man Mean Society Their Tool Toward Using Which Whole Will World]
Topic:
- The vote is the most powerful instrument ever devised by man for breaking down injustice and destroying the terrible walls which imprison men because they are different from other men.
[ Because Breaking Destroying Devised Different Down Ever Imprison Injustice Instrument Man Men Most Other Powerful Terrible Vote Walls Which]
Topic:
- And my father was a comic. He could play any musical instrument. He loved to perform. He was a wonderfully comedic character. He had the ability to dance and sing and charm and analyze poetry.
[ Ability Analyze Any Character Charm Comedic Comic Could Dance Father Had Instrument Loved Musical Perform Play Poetry Sing Wonderfully]
Topic:
- This led me to understand that trade unionism, the instrument of working-class liberation and of social change could, and indeed should, be also an instrument of industrial progress.
[ Also Change Could Indeed Industrial Instrument Led Liberation Progress Should Social Trade Understand Unionism Working-Class Working-Class]
Topic:
- Piano playing is a dying art. I love the fact that I can be one guy with one instrument evoking an emotional and musical experience.
[ Art Dying Emotional Evoking Experience Fact Guy Instrument Love Musical Piano Playing]
Topic:
- The heart is the only broken instrument that works.
[ Broken Heart Instrument Only Works]
Topic:
- The eye is a very quick instrument, much quicker than the ear. The eye gets it immediately.
[ Ear Eye Gets Immediately Instrument Much Quick Quicker Than Very]
Topic:
- Singing instrumental music is most important because, while you play an instrument, you are singing through the instrument... actually, you are singing inside.
[ Actually Because Important Inside Instrument Instrumental Most Music Play Singing Through While]
Topic:
- I wish I played an instrument, but I could never decide which one, and I ended up playing nothing.
[ Could Decide Ended Instrument Never Nothing Played Playing Up Which Wish]
Topic:
- Everything vanishes around me, and works are born as if out of the void. Ripe, graphic fruits fall off. My hand has become the obedient instrument of a remote will.
[ Around Become Born Everything Fall Fruits Graphic Hand Instrument Obedient Off Out Remote Ripe Vanishes Void Will Works]
Topic:
- To teach a child an instrument without first giving him preparatory training and without developing singing, reading and dictating to the highest level along with the playing is to build upon sand.
[ Along Build Child Developing Dictating First Giving Highest Him Instrument Level Playing Preparatory Reading Sand Singing Teach Training Upon Without]
Topic:
- During one or two summers, as well as part-time during the school year, I worked for a small Canadian company which developed electrical instruments for military planes.
[ Canadian Company Developed During Electrical Instruments Military Part-Time Planes School Small Summers Two Well Which Worked Year]
Topic:
- To me, the appeal of opera lies in the fact that a myriad of singers and instruments, each possessed of different qualities of voice and sound, against the backdrop of a grand stage and beautiful costumes, come together in one complete and impressive drama.
[ Against Appeal Backdrop Beautiful Come Complete Costumes Different Drama Each Fact Grand Impressive Instruments Lies Myriad Opera Possessed Qualities Singers Sound Stage Together Voice]
Topic:
- I understood that if I wanted to work, the saxophone was the main instrument. The clarinet was what we call a double.
[ Call Clarinet Double Instrument Main Saxophone Understood Wanted Work]
Topic:
- I had been playing single note instruments and I wanted to hear a guitar played as a piano.
[ Been Guitar Had Hear Instruments Note Piano Played Playing Single Wanted]
Topic:
- I think if you are writing an instrumental you are dealing with more of an aesthetic in a sense but a lyric is more of a putting yourself on the line and a much more expensive exercise.
[ Aesthetic Dealing Exercise Expensive Instrumental Line Lyric More Much Putting Sense Think Writing Yourself]
Topic:
- It's true that the more you put in the more you get out and that has to be there I think, If you aren't really hooked on your instrument this job would be a hell on earth but if you are, it's the best.
[ Best Earth Get Hell Hooked Instrument Job More Out Put Really Think True Would Your]
Topic:
- The bulk of my set is instrumental and you have to give yourself and the audience some relief because a performance is not about great guitar playing it's really about entertainment.
[ Audience Because Bulk Entertainment Give Great Guitar Instrumental Performance Playing Really Relief Set Some Yourself]
Topic:
- When we first started playing in the early days, none of us really had any idea about writing our own songs yet. We were struggling how to learn our instruments and play songs to be able to perform for people.
[ Able Any Days Early First Had How Idea Instruments Learn None Our Own Perform Play Playing Really Songs Started Struggling Us Were Writing Yet]
Topic:
- In chess one cannot control everything. Sometimes a game takes an unexpected turn, in which beauty begins to emerge. Both players are always instrumental in this.
[ Always Beauty Begins Both Cannot Chess Control Emerge Everything Game Instrumental Players Sometimes Takes Turn Unexpected Which]
Topic:
- God gave me the gift to be able to play instruments and I have to play.
[ Able Gave Gift God Instruments Play]
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- I don't think about the styles. I write whatever comes out and I use whatever kind of instrumentation works for those songs.
[ Comes Instrumentation Kind Out Songs Styles Think Those Use Whatever Works Write]
Topic:
- My dad loved black singers. So listening to New Orleans music, eventually I wanted to play an instrument.
[ Black Dad Eventually Instrument Listening Loved Music New Orleans Play Singers Wanted]
Topic:
- So I think that is one of the reasons we can face some regional problems, which are very difficult, very dramatic and is necessary to have instruments to solve these problems. NATO is such instrument.
[ Difficult Dramatic Face Instrument Instruments Nato Necessary Problems Reasons Regional Solve Some Such These Think Very Which]
Topic:
- Psychoanalysis is a terribly efficient instrument, and because it is more and more a prestigious instrument, we run the risk of using it with a purpose for which it was not made for, and in this way we may degrade it.
[ Because Degrade Efficient Instrument Made May More Prestigious Psychoanalysis Purpose Risk Run Terribly Using Way Which]
Topic:
- Kenny G, I have to be grateful to him for proving that the instrument can be played all different kinds of ways.
[ Different Grateful Him Instrument Kenny Kinds Played Proving Ways]
Topic:
- The soprano has all those other instruments in it. It's got the soprano song voice, flute, violin, clarinet, and tenor elements and can even approach the baritone in intensity.
[ Approach Baritone Clarinet Elements Even Flute Got Instruments Intensity Other Song Soprano Tenor Those Violin Voice]
Topic:
- You must have the music to justify an instrument's extensive use.
[ Extensive Instrument Justify Music Must Use]
Topic:
- The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.
[ Camera How Instrument See Teaches Without]
Topic:
- Artists should always think of themselves as cosmic instruments for storytelling.
[ Always Artists Cosmic Instruments Should Storytelling Themselves Think]
Topic:
- But you will understand by yourselves that the matter applies equally well to the organization of the officials of justice, of administrative officials, etc; these are likewise organized instruments of power in certain societies.
[ Administrative Applies Certain Equally Etc Instruments Justice Likewise Matter Officials Organization Organized Power Societies These Understand Well Will Yourselves]
Topic:
- I have been instrumental in banning bottled water on the set. It hasn't gone that well with the crew... so I replaced it with tequila.
[ Banning Been Bottled Crew Gone Hasn Instrumental Replaced Set Tequila Water Well]
Topic:
- Vegetation is the basic instrument the creator uses to set all of nature in motion.
[ Basic Creator Instrument Motion Nature Set Uses Vegetation]
Topic:
- Instead of an attic with a few test tubes, bits of wire and odds and ends, the attack on the atomic nucleus has required the development and construction of great instruments on an engineering scale.
[ Atomic Attack Attic Bits Construction Development Ends Engineering Few Great Instead Instruments Nucleus Odds Required Scale Test Tubes Wire]
Topic:
- I have a piano and a guitar, and I tend to switch back and forth between those two instruments to help me get inspired.
[ Back Between Forth Get Guitar Help Inspired Instruments Piano Switch Tend Those Two]
Topic:
- When evil acts in the world it always manages to find instruments who believe that what they do is not evil but honorable.
[ Acts Always Believe Evil Find Honorable Instruments Manages World]
Topic:
- As an instrument for practical action, law is responsive to the wisdom of its time, which may be wrong, but it carries forward, sometimes in opposition to this wisdom or passion, a memory of received values.
[ Action Carries Forward Instrument Law May Memory Opposition Passion Practical Received Responsive Sometimes Time Values Which Wisdom Wrong]
Topic:
- Human memory is a marvelous but fallacious instrument. The memories which lie within us are not carved in stone; not only do they tend to become erased as the years go by, but often they change, or even increase by incorporating extraneous features.
[ Become Carved Change Erased Even Extraneous Fallacious Features Go Human Incorporating Increase Instrument Lie Marvelous Memories Memory Often Only Stone Tend Us Which Within Years]
Topic:
- What we call Man's power over Nature turns out to be a power exercised by some men over other men with Nature as its instrument.
[ Call Exercised Instrument Man Men Nature Other Out Over Power Some Turns]
Topic:
- To grow wiser means to learn to know better and better the faults to which this instrument with which we feel and judge can be subject.
[ Better Faults Feel Grow Instrument Judge Know Learn Means Subject Which Wiser]
Topic:
- I believe God rules all by his divine providence and that the stars by his permission are instruments.
[ Believe Divine God His Instruments Permission Providence Rules Stars]
Topic:
- Globalisation has made us more vulnerable. It creates a world without borders, and makes us painfully aware of the limitations of our present instruments, and of politics, to meet its challenges.
[ Aware Borders Challenges Creates Globalisation Instruments Limitations Made Makes Meet More Our Painfully Politics Present Us Vulnerable Without World]
Topic:
- Social movements are at once the symptoms and the instruments of progress. Ignore them and statesmanship is irrelevant; fail to use them and it is weak.
[ Fail Ignore Instruments Irrelevant Movements Once Progress Social Statesmanship Symptoms Them Use Weak]
Topic:
- The character of instrumental music... lets the emotions radiate and shine in their own character without presuming to display them as real or imaginary representations.
[ Character Display Emotions Imaginary Instrumental Lets Music Own Presuming Real Representations Shine Their Them Without]
Topic:
- I'm making a record that's half stripped down acoustic which is the way I perform a lot and half of it is very produced. It's really hard to keep music simple but I was trying to keep it simple and focus on one or two instruments and vocals.
[ Acoustic Down Focus Half Hard Instruments Keep Lot Making Music Perform Produced Really Record Simple Stripped Trying Two Very Vocals Way Which]
Topic:
- I wanted to take up music, so my father bought me a blunt instrument. He told me to knock myself out.
[ Blunt Bought Father Instrument Knock Music Myself Out Take Told Up Wanted]
Topic: Dad
- What a man does for pay is of little significance. What he is, as a sensitive instrument responsive to the world's beauty, is everything!
[ Beauty Does Everything Instrument Little Man Pay Responsive Sensitive Significance World]
Topic:
- Circumstances are the rulers of the weak; they are but the instruments of the wise.
[ Circumstances Instruments Rulers Weak Wise]
Topic:
- I just prefer instrumental. I don't need to hear what other people are singing. And if I need music as a backdrop to work or to think, I need to have that part of the brain clear - I don't need people feeding their fantasies into my vision.
[ Backdrop Brain Clear Fantasies Feeding Hear Instrumental Into Just Music Need Other Part Prefer Singing Their Think Vision Work]
Topic:
- I used to look at these pictures of trumpeters pointing their instrument to the ceiling. Stunning pictures, but if you play the trumpet and point it upwards, all the spit comes back into your mouth!
[ Back Ceiling Comes Instrument Into Look Mouth Pictures Play Point Pointing Spit Stunning Their These Trumpet Upwards Used Your]
Topic:
- I'm not likely to forget where I've been and what I've done and learned. I think it's just as important to play new instruments as to play new pieces. The old ones are getting scarcer and the new ones more and more wonderful.
[ Been Done Forget Getting Important Instruments Just Learned Likely More New Old Ones Pieces Play Think Where Wonderful]
Topic:
- I've been traveling all over the world for 25 years, performing, talking to people, studying their cultures and musical instruments, and I always come away with more questions in my head than can be answered.
[ Always Answered Away Been Come Cultures Head Instruments More Musical Over Performing Questions Studying Talking Than Their Traveling World Years]
Topic:
- We may be coming to a new golden age of instrument making.
[ Age Coming Golden Instrument Making May New]
Topic:
- The means of defense against foreign danger historically have become the instruments of tyranny at home.
[ Against Become Danger Defense Foreign Historically Home Instruments Means Tyranny]
Topic:
- Revolution is an instrument, like a party is an instrument.
[ Instrument Party Revolution]
Topic:
- I can count on one hand the number of instrumental hits there have been over the last ten years.
[ Been Count Hand Hits Instrumental Last Number Over Ten Years]
Topic:
- There's a lot of music that sounds like it's literally computer-generated, totally divorced from a guy sitting down at an instrument.
[ Divorced Down Guy Instrument Literally Lot Music Sitting Sounds Totally]
Topic: Music
- Most Beethoven symphonies require 80 or more instruments, and the late romantics even more.
[ Beethoven Even Instruments Late More Most Require Romantics Symphonies]
Topic:
- Whenever you face a man who's playing your instrument, there's a competition.
[ Competition Face Instrument Man Playing Whenever Your]
Topic:
- Just the actual physical ability to hold four instruments simultaneously and do some of the things that Vivien was able to do is mind blowing to any surgeon. He never went to medical school and he became one of the great teachers of medicine himself, people are just amazed.
[ Ability Able Actual Amazed Any Became Blowing Four Great Himself Hold Instruments Just Medical Medicine Mind Never Physical School Simultaneously Some Surgeon Teachers Things Vivien Went]
Topic:
- I like to use the audience as my color palette, my instrument.
[ Audience Color Instrument Palette Use]
Topic:
- The men and women of our armed forces played an instrumental role in the election process - securing polling sites and providing security - that allowed so many Iraqis the opportunity to vote freely for the first time ever.
[ Allowed Armed Election Ever First Forces Freely Instrumental Iraqis Many Men Opportunity Our Played Polling Process Providing Role Securing Security Sites Time Vote Women]
Topic:
- Most of the stuff I learned to play, I learned in high school. I had a band in high school, a jazz-fusion thing, and I was the keyboard player. I was interested in how the instruments worked and the theory behind playing with them.
[ Band Behind Had High How Instruments Interested Keyboard Learned Most Play Player Playing School Stuff Them Theory Thing Worked]
Topic:
- You can have the greatest player in terms of mastering an instrument and you could be yawning your head off when you hear them. So, it's not what you do, but the way you're doing it and in the end that's all that we have.
[ Could Doing End Greatest Head Hear Instrument Mastering Off Player Terms Them Way Yawning Your]
Topic:
- Learn your instrument. Be honest. Don't do anything phony. There is so much crap floating around. There is plenty of room for a bit of honest writing.
[ Anything Around Bit Crap Floating Honest Instrument Learn Much Phony Plenty Room Writing Your]
Topic:
- Jazz is not something that can be defined through blunt instruments. It is much more poetic than that.
[ Blunt Defined Instruments Jazz More Much Poetic Something Than Through]
Topic:
- No other acoustic instrument can match the piano's expressive range, and no electric instrument can match its mystery.
[ Acoustic Electric Expressive Instrument Match Mystery Other Piano Range]
Topic:
- What I try to impart to a musician is to really try to practice the instrument in a really sincere way. Learn as much about music as you possibly can. Learn composition. Study to try to create compositions of your own and put your own personal touch on your music.
[ Composition Compositions Create Impart Instrument Learn Much Music Musician Own Personal Possibly Practice Put Really Sincere Study Touch Try Way Your]
Topic:
- I still think that I'm playing instruments, not just pushing buttons and there it goes. It's interactive and alive with the sound and the manipulation and it plays like instruments.
[ Alive Buttons Goes Instruments Interactive Just Manipulation Playing Plays Pushing Sound Still Think]
Topic:
- I see my body as an instrument, rather than an ornament.
[ Body Instrument Ornament Rather See Than]
Topic:
- It is at least 10 times more difficult to get a good synthesiser sound than on an acoustic instrument.
[ Acoustic Difficult Get Good Instrument Least More Sound Than Times]
Topic:
- I would argue that television and particularly the BBC were instrumental in puffing up the Royal Family to a level where they were inflated out of all, all proportion to their relevance on the national scene.
[ Argue Bbc Family Inflated Instrumental Level National Out Particularly Proportion Relevance Royal Scene Television Their Up Were Where Would]
Topic:
- Now, the instrumentation in the jazz band and the jazz dance band has gone through many evolutions. For instance, in the 'twenties the tradition was two or three saxophones.
[ Band Dance Evolutions Gone Instance Instrumentation Jazz Many Now Saxophones Three Through Tradition Twenties Two]
Topic:
- People talk about innovations and evolutions and that kind of thing; I don't understand about that nonsense. It's like, all instruments are there to use all the time.
[ Evolutions Innovations Instruments Kind Nonsense Talk Thing Time Understand Use]
Topic:
- The other saxophones, except as solo instruments, really don't have much point in the orchestra.
[ Except Instruments Much Orchestra Other Point Really Saxophones Solo]
Topic:
- The collective conscience of a hundred musicians is no light burden. Think for a moment of what it would mean to a pianist if by some miracle every key of his instrument should suddenly become a living thing.
[ Become Burden Collective Conscience Every His Hundred Instrument Key Light Living Mean Miracle Moment Musicians Pianist Should Some Suddenly Thing Think Would]
Topic:
- I can play any instrument if you give me 20 minutes.
[ Any Give Instrument Minutes Play]
Topic:
- 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]
Topic:
- Where do these arms come from, these Saturday night specials that constitute the instrument of threats in bank robberies, or the hand grenades used by terrorists? How can their sales and their import be permitted?
[ Arms Bank Come Constitute Grenades Hand How Import Instrument Night Permitted Robberies Sales Saturday Specials Terrorists Their These Threats Used Where]
Topic:
- Part of the work is determining through what instrument you are playing. Actors are physical, olympian storytellers and we should be able to create entire landscapes with nothing.
[ Able Actors Create Determining Entire Instrument Landscapes Nothing Olympian Part Physical Playing Should Storytellers Through Work]
Topic:
- The turntable is now an instrument at the Smithsonian.
[ Instrument Now Smithsonian Turntable]
Topic:
- The actor should not play a part. Like the Aeolian harps that used to be hung in the trees to be played only by the breeze, the actor should be an instrument played upon by the character he depicts.
[ Actor Breeze Character Harps Hung Instrument Only Part Play Played Should Trees Upon Used]
Topic:
- I think the world is ready for some rock 'n' roll. Some real time guys that play their own instruments, write their own songs, and sing the music and have a good time doing it.
[ Doing Good Guys Instruments Music Own Play Ready Real Rock Roll Sing Some Songs Their Think Time World Write]
Topic:
- Let me alone: I have yet my legs and one arm. Tell the surgeon to make haste and his instruments. I know I must lose my right arm, so the sooner it's off the better.
[ Alone Arm Better Haste His Instruments Know Legs Lose Make Must Off Right Sooner Surgeon Tell Yet]
Topic:
- I definitely don't subscribe to the theory that more instruments, or more vocal tracks, harmony, or double tracking the voice, is a good thing. People do their early albums very stripped down, then each album becomes bloated.
[ Album Albums Becomes Bloated Definitely Double Down Each Early Good Harmony Instruments More Stripped Subscribe Their Then Theory Thing Tracking Tracks Very Vocal Voice]
Topic:
- I have a recording that I did of instrumental songs.
[ Did Instrumental Recording Songs]
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- Well, yeah, I wanted to resist the urge to thicken everything up with instrumentation, because I just felt like I was interested in seeing how the songs did on their own.
[ Because Did Everything Felt How Instrumentation Interested Just Own Resist Seeing Songs Their Up Urge Wanted Well Yeah]
Topic:
- I see man more as an instrument or an agent more than anything else.
[ Agent Anything Else Instrument Man More See Than]
Topic:
- I preferred not to be laden down with a big instrument. If you're behind a guitar, you get used to being behind a guitar, and you don't really perform because you can't. I wanted to be able to just hold on to the mike and sing.
[ Able Because Behind Being Big Down Get Guitar Hold Instrument Just Laden Mike Perform Preferred Really Sing Used Wanted]
Topic:
- I have the instruments, ideas, technology, computer techniques. We try to create or see something, which has not been known before - just to discover something together. This is always my dream.
[ Always Been Before Computer Create Discover Dream Ideas Instruments Just Known See Something Techniques Technology Together Try Which]
Topic:
- I will to my dying day oppose, with all the powers and faculties God has given me, all such instruments of slavery on the one hand and villainy on the other as this Writ of Assistance is.
[ Assistance Day Dying Faculties Given God Hand Instruments Oppose Other Powers Slavery Such Villainy Will Writ]
Topic:
- It is within your power at this very moment not only to consumate an act of enlightened statesmanship, but, as the instrument of the Almighty, to restore to freedom a race of men.
[ Act Almighty Enlightened Freedom Instrument Men Moment Only Power Race Restore Statesmanship Very Within Your]
Topic:
- You've got to learn your instrument. Then, you practice, practice, practice. And then, when you finally get up there on the bandstand, forget all that and just wail.
[ Bandstand Finally Forget Get Got Instrument Just Learn Practice Then Up Wail Your]
Topic:
- I think the voice does that perfectly adequately without being imitated by other instruments.
[ Adequately Being Does Imitated Instruments Other Perfectly Think Voice Without]
Topic:
- The human voice is the most perfect instrument of all.
[ Human Instrument Most Perfect Voice]
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- Philosophical theories or ideas, as points of view, instruments of criticism, may help us to gather up what might otherwise pass unregarded by us.
[ Criticism Gather Help Ideas Instruments May Might Otherwise Pass Philosophical Points Theories Up Us View]
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- The stark and inescapable fact is that today we cannot defend our society by war since total war is total destruction, and if war is used as an instrument of policy, eventually we will have total war.
[ Cannot Defend Destruction Eventually Fact Inescapable Instrument Our Policy Since Society Stark Today Total Used War Will]
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- I believe in using the entire piano as a single instrument capable of expressing every possible musical idea.
[ Believe Capable Entire Every Expressing Idea Instrument Musical Piano Possible Single Using]
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- You not only have to know your own instrument, you must know the others and how to back them up at all times. That's jazz.
[ Back How Instrument Jazz Know Must Only Others Own Them Times Up Your]
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- An house is of a double nature, viz., one, wherein it is a way and means of expence, the other as it is an instrument and tool of gain.
[ Double Gain House Instrument Means Nature Other Tool Viz Way Wherein]
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- My identity has everything to do with me and my instrument. It doesn't have to do with what production style I use, or how many people played on it, whether it's sparse or grandiose or whatever. And I'm social, frankly.
[ Everything Frankly Grandiose How Identity Instrument Many Played Production Social Style Use Whatever Whether]
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- They didn't know anything about the candidates and things of that sort. So they needed guidance. And that league was very instrumental in directing the people in the direction to go.
[ Anything Candidates Directing Direction Go Guidance Instrumental Know League Needed Sort Things Very]
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- Whoever has the luck to be born a character can laugh even at death. Because a character will never die! A man will die, a writer, the instrument of creation: but what he has created will never die!
[ Because Born Character Created Creation Death Die Even Instrument Laugh Luck Man Never Whoever Will Writer]
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- Instead, in the absence of respect for human rights, science and its offspring technology have been used in this century as brutal instruments for oppression.
[ Absence Been Brutal Century Human Instead Instruments Offspring Oppression Respect Rights Science Technology Used]
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- Every reader finds himself. The writer's work is merely a kind of optical instrument that makes it possible for the reader to discern what, without this book, he would perhaps never have seen in himself.
[ Book Discern Every Finds Himself Instrument Kind Makes Merely Never Optical Perhaps Possible Reader Seen Without Work Would Writer]
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- The Pleasure Seekers eventually turned into Cradle, when we started writing our own material. My younger sister Nancy was brought in as singer and I kind of stepped aside as main lead singer and concentrated on my instrument.
[ Aside Brought Concentrated Cradle Eventually Instrument Into Kind Lead Main Material Nancy Our Own Pleasure Seekers Singer Sister Started Stepped Turned Writing Younger]
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- The thing is, if you control the Senate meetings, you control the gavel. And the gavel is a very important instrument... an instrument of power. An instrument that establishes the agenda.
[ Agenda Control Establishes Gavel Important Instrument Meetings Power Senate Thing Very]
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- I'll always do the guitar parts since it's my main instrument.
[ Always Guitar Instrument Main Parts Since]
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- As a people of faith, we know that prayer is a powerful instrument. And as one Nation under God, we know that many times our most powerful tool is prayer.
[ Faith God Instrument Know Many Most Nation Our Powerful Prayer Times Tool Under]
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- But I find that the keyboard is the complete instrument you know?
[ Complete Find Instrument Keyboard Know]
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- The Voting Rights Act of 1965 was indeed a vital instrument of democracy, ensuring the integrity and reliability of a democratic process that we as a Country hold so dear.
[ Act Country Dear Democracy Democratic Ensuring Hold Indeed Instrument Integrity Process Reliability Rights Vital Voting]
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- I mix Indian instruments with Western instruments all the time.
[ Indian Instruments Mix Time Western]
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- Words should be employed as the means, not the end; language is the instrument, conviction is the work.
[ Conviction Employed End Instrument Language Means Should Words Work]
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- Modern instruments were designed to throw sound all in one direction.
[ Designed Direction Instruments Modern Sound Throw Were]
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- But I think that any young drummer starting out today should get himself a great teacher and learn all there is to know about the instrument that he wants to play.
[ Any Drummer Get Great Himself Instrument Know Learn Out Play Should Starting Teacher Think Today Wants Young]
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- I play a percussion instrument, not a musical saw; it needs no amplification. Where it's needed, they put a microphone in front of the bass drum. But, I don't think it's necessary to play that way every night.
[ Amplification Bass Drum Every Front Instrument Microphone Musical Necessary Needed Needs Night Percussion Play Put Saw Think Way Where]
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- Each instrument has something to say to you. It's got its own character. Each horn has its own character and will say to you certain things. If you violate that, it's almost a sacrilege!
[ Almost Certain Character Each Got Horn Instrument Own Say Something Things Violate Will]
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- But I would lie on the floor and analyze everything. I'd listen to all the strings and the background vocals on the Saturday Night Fever soundtrack and try to pick out the different instruments.
[ Analyze Background Different Everything Fever Floor Instruments Lie Listen Night Out Pick Saturday Soundtrack Strings Try Vocals Would]
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- There is another common misapprehension that the magnitude scale is itself some kind of instrument or apparatus. Visitors will frequently ask to 'see the scale.'
[ Another Apparatus Ask Common Frequently Instrument Itself Kind Magnitude Scale See Some Visitors Will]
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- In the heat of the Russian summer a sleeping car is the most horrible instrument of martyrdom imaginable.
[ Car Heat Horrible Imaginable Instrument Martyrdom Most Russian Sleeping Summer]
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- For the greater beauty of the instrument, the balls representing the planets are to be of considerable bigness; but so contrived, that they may be taken off at pleasure, and others, much smaller, and fitter for some purposes, put in their places.
[ Balls Beauty Bigness Considerable Contrived Fitter Greater Instrument May Much Off Others Places Planets Pleasure Purposes Put Representing Smaller Some Taken Their]
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- Jazz is a very democratic musical form. It comes out of a communal experience. We take our respective instruments and collectively create a thing of beauty.
[ Beauty Collectively Comes Communal Create Democratic Experience Form Instruments Jazz Musical Our Out Respective Take Thing Very]
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- The people who really got me off were dealing with the musical potential of the Instrument.
[ Dealing Got Instrument Musical Off Potential Really Were]
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- The system adopted in the Latin American instrument proves that, although no state can obligate another to join such a zone, neither can one prevent others wishing to do so from adhering to a regime of total absence of nuclear weapons within their own territories.
[ Absence Adhering Adopted Although American Another Instrument Join Latin Neither Nuclear Others Own Prevent Proves Regime State Such System Territories Their Total Weapons Wishing Within Zone]
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- He was seriously thinking of becoming a monk. He thought he had to be celibate to maintain the purity of his instrument, but my instrument needed tuning, and we had to split.
[ Becoming Celibate Had His Instrument Maintain Monk Needed Purity Seriously Split Thinking Thought Tuning]
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- This business switching styles can't be done honestly by one man. As soon as he can play his instrument well, he can express himself, and all his life he has only one self.
[ Business Done Express Himself His Honestly Instrument Life Man Only Play Self Soon Styles Switching Well]
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- Punishment is the last and the least effective instrument in the hands of the legislator for the prevention of crime.
[ Crime Effective Hands Instrument Last Least Legislator Prevention Punishment]
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- Every faculty and virtue I possess can be used as an instrument with which to worry myself.
[ Every Faculty Instrument Myself Possess Used Virtue Which Worry]
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- I'm not here to battle anybody. In the end it's just an instrument. That shouldn't be a concept.
[ Anybody Battle Concept End Here Instrument Just]
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- Instrumental music is increasingly marginalized and there's just no outlet, there's no venue for it, in terms of media.
[ Increasingly Instrumental Just Marginalized Media Music Outlet Terms Venue]
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- The most valuable possession you can own is an open heart. The most powerful weapon you can be is an instrument of peace.
[ Heart Instrument Most Open Own Peace Possession Powerful Valuable Weapon]
Topic: Peace
- The body is an instrument, the mind its function, the witness and reward of its operation.
[ Body Function Instrument Mind Operation Reward Witness]
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- Tyrants are seldom free; the cares and the instruments of their tyranny enslave them.
[ Cares Enslave Free Instruments Seldom Their Them Tyranny Tyrants]
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- Everything that slows us down and forces patience, everything that sets us back into the slow circles of nature, is a help. Gardening is an instrument of grace.
[ Back Circles Down Everything Forces Gardening Grace Help Instrument Into Nature Patience Sets Slow Slows Us]
Topic: Gardening
- Know the names of past and current artists who are most famous for playing their instruments.
[ Artists Current Famous Instruments Know Most Names Past Playing Their]
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- As far as other instrumentalists, I used to love mellow sax players like Paul Desmond. I love piano.
[ Desmond Far Instrumentalists Love Mellow Other Paul Piano Players Sax Used]
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- Wit as an instrument of revenge is as infamous as art is as a means of sensual titillation.
[ Art Infamous Instrument Means Revenge Sensual Wit]
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- The old Inquisition had its rack and its thumbscrews and its instruments of torture with iron teeth.
[ Had Inquisition Instruments Iron Old Rack Teeth Torture]
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- Indeed, the creators of the euro envisioned it as an instrument to promote political union.
[ Creators Envisioned Euro Indeed Instrument Political Promote Union]
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- But somehow, I felt no inclination to be interested in it in any amateur way, let alone professional, until suddenly I became interested. And the first thing I did was to compose: not play an instrument, but to compose.
[ Alone Amateur Any Became Compose Did Felt First Inclination Instrument Interested Play Professional Somehow Suddenly Thing Until Way]
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- The human voice is the first and most natural musical instrument, also the most emotional.
[ Also Emotional First Human Instrument Most Musical Natural Voice]
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- Treasures are no longer to be got by instrumental art.
[ Art Got Instrumental Longer Treasures]
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- I just have some restaurants to just go and eat there. Do mean places to watch people? I like to go shopping look for guitars and stuff with my friends. Look at Meyer, great old instruments, talk about pedals and stuff.
[ Eat Friends Go Great Guitars Instruments Just Look Mean Old Places Restaurants Shopping Some Stuff Talk Watch]
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- I'm seeing and hearing lots of B to B instruments, and everybody isn't, you know, using them... a lot of these guys are trying to do it on conventional guitars, although that has its own sound, and maybe its okay.
[ Although Conventional Everybody Guitars Guys Hearing Instruments Know Lot Lots Maybe Okay Own Seeing Sound Them These Trying Using]
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- The advice I am giving always to all my students is above all to study the music profoundly... music is like the ocean, and the instruments are little or bigger islands, very beautiful for the flowers and trees.
[ Above Advice Always Am Beautiful Bigger Flowers Giving Instruments Islands Little Music Ocean Profoundly Students Study Trees Very]
Topic: Music
- That the powers of labour, and of the other instruments which produce wealth, may be indefinitely increased by using their products as the means of further production.
[ Further Increased Indefinitely Instruments Labour May Means Other Powers Produce Production Products Their Using Wealth Which]
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- In our culture we have such respect for musical instruments, they are like part of God.
[ Culture God Instruments Musical Our Part Respect Such]
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- In theory it may seem all right to some, but when it comes to being made the instrument of the Lord's vengeance, I myself don't like it.
[ Being Comes Instrument Lord Made May Myself Right Seem Some Theory Vengeance]
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- I'm not the kind of guy who deserves to play a vintage guitar because I'm too rough on instruments.
[ Because Deserves Guitar Guy Instruments Kind Play Rough Too Vintage]
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- I didn't follow the standard rules of bass playing, and many musicians on many different instruments who became noteworthy for their unique or particular style did a very similar thing.
[ Bass Became Did Different Follow Instruments Many Musicians Noteworthy Particular Playing Rules Similar Standard Style Their Thing Unique Very]
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- I listened to many different types of instruments and music, and have always tried to look at the bass as an instrument as opposed to only a bass.
[ Always Bass Different Instrument Instruments Listened Look Many Music Only Opposed Tried Types]
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- It was also important for me to have a burning desire to achieve something worthwhile on that instrument, and I devoted many many many hours with little or no compensation to perfecting whatever I could, because I loved it so much.
[ Achieve Also Because Burning Compensation Could Desire Devoted Hours Important Instrument Little Loved Many Much Perfecting Something Whatever Worthwhile]
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- My home studio is my private instrument for me only. It's not intended to record anyone but me.
[ Anyone Home Instrument Intended Only Private Record Studio]
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- We'll see some simplistic players for a while, who'll then get into more complicated things and evolve with their instruments. This is a cycle that happens over and over again in music.
[ Again Complicated Cycle Evolve Get Happens Instruments Into More Music Over Players See Simplistic Some Their Then Things While]
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- The great instrument of moral good is the imagination.
[ Good Great Imagination Instrument Moral]
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- I write on all instruments.
[ Instruments Write]
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- Being in a band is far more than playing an instrument. It's surviving. It's getting an album together.
[ Album Band Being Far Getting Instrument More Playing Surviving Than Together]
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- Rock is about finding who you are. You don't necessarily have to play your instrument very well at all. You can just barely get by and you can be in a rock band.
[ Band Barely Finding Get Instrument Just Necessarily Play Rock Very Well Your]
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- My voice is my improvisational instrument, the melody instrument. The guitar is harmonic structure. I'm not a good enough guitarist to improvise on it.
[ Enough Good Guitar Guitarist Harmonic Improvisational Improvise Instrument Melody Structure Voice]
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- I think one of the best things you can do, no matter what you play, is to take up piano. Music is based on chord changes and harmonies, and you can get 'em more out of an instrument like piano, where you can hear all the notes at once.
[ Based Best Changes Chord Em Get Harmonies Hear Instrument Matter More Music Notes Once Out Piano Play Take Things Think Up Where]
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- Great ambition, the desire of real superiority, of leading and directing, seems to be altogether peculiar to man, and speech is the great instrument of ambition.
[ Altogether Ambition Desire Directing Great Instrument Leading Man Peculiar Real Seems Speech Superiority]
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- Up till now I wrote the songs on my acoustic guitar alone with the Lord. Then I would take the song and share it with my family and then we all would figure out instrumentation together.
[ Acoustic Alone Family Figure Guitar Instrumentation Lord Now Out Share Song Songs Take Then Till Together Up Would Wrote]
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- Doing the instrumental thing, you're really looking for the power of the melody to carry the record.
[ Carry Doing Instrumental Looking Melody Power Really Record Thing]
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- Sculpture is made with two instruments and some supports and pretty air.
[ Air Instruments Made Pretty Sculpture Some Supports Two]
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- Peter was sick of being a pop star, the guitar god, and so he decided to teach himself other instruments. Among the instruments that he picked up was the mandolin.
[ Among Being Decided God Guitar Himself Instruments Mandolin Other Peter Picked Pop Sick Star Teach Up]
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- Since I started composing I have always worked with series of tempos, even superimposed the music of different groups of musicians, of singers, instrumentalists who play and sing in different tempos simultaneously and then meet every now and then in the same tempo.
[ Always Composing Different Even Every Groups Instrumentalists Meet Music Musicians Now Play Same Series Simultaneously Since Sing Singers Started Superimposed Tempo Tempos Then Worked]
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- The human voice is the most beautiful instrument of all, but it is the most difficult to play.
[ Beautiful Difficult Human Instrument Most Play Voice]
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- I remember a couple of instrumental albums, just don't ask the names.
[ Albums Ask Couple Instrumental Just Names Remember]
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- For me, the guitar synthesizer is a great writing instrument.
[ Great Guitar Instrument Synthesizer Writing]
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- If you're a guitarist, you should not be intimidated by using your instrument as a synthesizer, but you shouldn't feel that you have to own one, either.
[ Either Feel Guitarist Instrument Intimidated Own Should Synthesizer Using Your]
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- What I wanted to do was play the guitar but I don't like instrumental rock. I think it is tripe.
[ Guitar Instrumental Play Rock Think Wanted]
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- There are some lawyers who think of themselves as basically instruments of whoever their clients are, and they pride themselves on their professional craft.
[ Basically Clients Craft Instruments Lawyers Pride Professional Some Their Themselves Think Whoever]
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- I found it liberating of necessity to devise my own style and my own tactics and to look for a voice on the instrument because there weren't really any that impacted strongly on me.
[ Any Because Devise Found Impacted Instrument Liberating Look Necessity Own Really Strongly Style Tactics Voice Weren]
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- Occasionally, when I run into a great bass backstage at a festival I'll play a few notes on the low E string, just to feel the instrument vibrate against my belly.
[ Against Backstage Bass Belly Feel Festival Few Great Instrument Into Just Low Notes Occasionally Play Run String Vibrate]
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- I've written lots of songs on the piano. My mother had a piano and it was the first instrument I played.
[ First Had Instrument Lots Mother Piano Played Songs Written]
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- I conceived of an instrument that would create sound without using any mechanical energy, like the conductor of an orchestra. The orchestra plays mechanically, using mechanical energy; the conductor just moves his hands, and his movements have an effect on the music artistry.
[ Any Artistry Conceived Conductor Create Effect Energy Hands His Instrument Just Mechanical Mechanically Movements Moves Music Orchestra Plays Sound Using Without Would]
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- The harmonica is a great instrument.
[ Great Harmonica Instrument]
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- Amplifying acoustic instruments more than a little is really cheating, and everything becomes a compromise.
[ Acoustic Becomes Cheating Compromise Everything Instruments Little More Really Than]
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- I probably wrote three-quarters of the songs without an instrument in my hands.
[ Hands Instrument Probably Songs Three-Quarters Without Wrote]
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- You know, it comes from my mother's side of the family. She had seven sisters and one brother, and all of them could play instruments. I suppose I picked it up from that.
[ Brother Comes Could Family Had Instruments Know Mother Picked Play Seven She Side Sisters Suppose Them Up]
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- Man lives consciously for himself, but is an unconscious instrument in the attainment of the historic, universal, aims of humanity.
[ Aims Attainment Consciously Himself Historic Humanity Instrument Lives Man Unconscious Universal]
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- You wonder about it and wonder how will I make an instrument that can handle this kind of a problem.
[ Handle How Instrument Kind Make Problem Will Wonder]
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- I was a singer professionally when I was four years old, and I did not really begin to play any instrument - the first one, of course, was drums - till I was about nine years old.
[ Any Begin Course Did Drums First Four Instrument Nine Old Play Professionally Really Singer Till Years]
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- I like to think that I've been a good manager. That fact has been very instrumental in making Linux a successful product.
[ Been Fact Good Instrumental Linux Making Manager Product Successful Think Very]
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- Composers love to write for symphony orchestras because the symphony is the Rolls Royce of musical instruments.
[ Because Composers Instruments Love Musical Orchestras Rolls Symphony Write]
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- I didn't want to get attached to one guitar; I didn't want to have an instrument that was irreplaceable.
[ Attached Get Guitar Instrument Irreplaceable Want]
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- Upon books the collective education of the race depends; they are the sole instruments of registering, perpetuating and transmitting thought.
[ Books Collective Depends Education Instruments Perpetuating Race Registering Sole Thought Transmitting Upon]
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- The basic notion was the idea that the loudspeaker should have a voice which was unique and not just an instrument of reproduction, but an instrument unto itself.
[ Basic Idea Instrument Itself Just Notion Reproduction Should Unique Unto Voice Which]
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- Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They're what make the instrument stretch-what make you go beyond the norm.
[ Beyond Challenges Discover Go Instrument Knew Make Never Norm Really Things Yourself]
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- But the guitar is my favorite, first and foremost instrument.
[ Favorite First Foremost Guitar Instrument]
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- Besides being a guitar player, I'm a big fan of the guitar. I love that damn instrument.
[ Being Besides Big Damn Fan Guitar Instrument Love Player]
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- The overwhelming public sentiment in India was that no meaningful dialogue can be held with Pakistan until it abandons the use of terrorism as an instrument of its foreign policy.
[ Abandons Dialogue Foreign Held India Instrument Meaningful Overwhelming Pakistan Policy Public Sentiment Terrorism Until Use]
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- That was my way, and I also use the music after five years, I started hearing opera, opera, it was very good instrument to keep the spirit very strong because you feel like you are yourself singing opera, and I used to hear a lot of opera, they send me tapes.
[ After Also Because Feel Five Good Hear Hearing Instrument Keep Lot Music Opera Send Singing Spirit Started Strong Tapes Use Used Very Way Years Yourself]
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- I don't want to write any more for the old Man-power instruments and am handicapped by the lack of adequate electrical instruments for which I now conceive my music.
[ Adequate Am Any Conceive Electrical Handicapped Instruments Lack More Music Now Old Want Which Write]
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- I dream of instruments obedient to my thought and which with their contribution of a whole new world of unsuspected sounds, will lend themselves to the exigencies of my inner rhythm.
[ Contribution Dream Exigencies Inner Instruments Lend New Obedient Rhythm Sounds Their Themselves Thought Which Whole Will World]
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- I have just begun a work in which an important part is given to a large chorus and with it I want to use several of your instruments - augmenting their range as in those I used for my Equatorial - especially in the high range.
[ Begun Chorus Especially Given High Important Instruments Just Large Part Range Several Their Those Use Used Want Which Work Your]
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- Culture is an instrument wielded by professors to manufacture professors, who when their turn comes will manufacture professors.
[ Comes Culture Instrument Manufacture Professors Their Turn Wielded Will]
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- The ukulele was the first of many instruments they had bought for me. They got me a guitar when I was eleven, which my son Morgan uses until this day. They paid for 3 years of guitar lessons; they bought me a bass fiddle, which I still play.
[ Bass Bought Day Eleven Fiddle First Got Guitar Had Instruments Lessons Many Morgan Paid Play Son Still Ukulele Until Uses Which Years]
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- Today a record producer is even more involved and is often the production's sole musician, one person playing all the instruments one-by-one.
[ Even Instruments Involved More Musician Often Person Playing Producer Production Record Sole Today]
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- So our ears got used to listening to jazz in the place that it was that the bass player could not play. No one really realized it and really addressed it until the bass players who could play their instrument came along and started doing something with it.
[ Addressed Along Bass Came Could Doing Ears Got Instrument Jazz Listening Our Place Play Player Players Realized Really Something Started Their Until Used]
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- So the whole basis for jazz music is based on the fact that the bass player could not play his instrument.
[ Based Basis Bass Could Fact His Instrument Jazz Music Play Player Whole]
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- This self-love is the instrument of our preservation; it resembles the provision for the perpetuity of mankind: it is necessary, it is dear to us, it gives us pleasure, and we must conceal it.
[ Conceal Dear Gives Instrument Mankind Must Necessary Our Perpetuity Pleasure Preservation Provision Resembles Self-Love Us]
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- The tuba is certainly the most intestinal of instruments, the very lower bowel of music.
[ Certainly Instruments Intestinal Lower Most Music Tuba Very]
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- If we desire to avoid insult, we must be able to repel it; if we desire to secure peace, one of the most powerful instruments of our rising prosperity, it must be known, that we are at all times ready for War.
[ Able Avoid Desire Instruments Insult Known Most Must Our Peace Powerful Prosperity Ready Repel Rising Secure Times War]
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- My whole family could sing. My family harmonized without any instruments to accompany them.
[ Accompany Any Could Family Instruments Sing Them Whole Without]
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- How is it possible that a being with such sensitive jewels as the eyes, such enchanted musical instruments as the ears, and such fabulous arabesque of nerves as the brain can experience itself anything less than a god.
[ Anything Being Brain Ears Enchanted Experience Eyes Fabulous God How Instruments Itself Jewels Less Musical Nerves Possible Sensitive Such Than]
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- At the time, I didn't know that bass would not be enough for me. I'm not a bass player because bass is always a background instrument even to this very day.
[ Always Background Bass Because Day Enough Even Instrument Know Player Time Very Would]
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- In 1972, I got my first electric bass and started playing the kind of instrument I play now. I found that the majority of musicians couldn't bear that. They are not used to listening to the bass because they think the bass is in the background to support them.
[ Background Bass Bear Because Electric First Found Got Instrument Kind Listening Majority Musicians Now Play Playing Started Support Them Think Used]
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- Culture is an instrument wielded by teachers to manufacture teachers, who, in their turn, will manufacture still more teachers.
[ Culture Instrument Manufacture More Still Teachers Their Turn Wielded Will]
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- We really were a very musical family. Father managed to buy us a small pump organ, and I just loved this instrument.
[ Buy Family Father Instrument Just Loved Managed Musical Organ Pump Really Small Us Very Were]
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- Television is an instrument which can paralyze this country.
[ Country Instrument Paralyze Television Which]
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- David is purely a conceptual artist. He didn't play any instruments or paint or anything. We were painters.
[ Any Anything Artist Conceptual David Instruments Paint Painters Play Purely Were]
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- I had been playing for about a year and a half when the Beach Boys formed. When our folks went to Mexico on business, we would take the food money they had left us and we would rent instruments.
[ Beach Been Boys Business Folks Food Formed Had Half Instruments Left Mexico Money Our Playing Rent Take Us Went Would Year]
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- My father had all kinds of instruments in the house that he would hide from my mother. He bought them through mail order!
[ Bought Father Had Hide House Instruments Kinds Mail Mother Order Them Through Would]
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- A symphony is a stage play with the parts written for instruments instead of for actors.
[ Actors Instead Instruments Parts Play Stage Symphony Written]
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- A symphony is a stage play with the parts written for instruments instead of for actors.
[ Actors Instead Instruments Parts Play Stage Symphony Written]
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- Voice is my instrument.
[ Instrument Voice]
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- The method of political science is the interpretation of life; its instrument is insight, a nice understanding of subtle, unformulated conditions.
[ Conditions Insight Instrument Interpretation Life Method Nice Political Science Subtle Understanding]
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- You can be enticed by food, wooed by food, sex, money, or instruments.
[ Food Instruments Money Sex Wooed]
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- The idea to do the album only on keyboards kind of happened by accident. I was quite happy with the sound and felt it really didn't need more instruments, so I didn't use them.
[ Accident Album Felt Happened Happy Idea Instruments Keyboards Kind More Need Only Quite Really Sound Them Use]
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- The most effective instruments do have a vocal quality.
[ Effective Instruments Most Quality Vocal]
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- But the reality is when you write a song, you should be able to strip away all the instruments and just have a song right there with an acoustic guitar and a voice, and the song should be good.
[ Able Acoustic Away Good Guitar Instruments Just Reality Right Should Song Strip Voice Write]
Topic:
- I'm getting ready to write a piece now, and it's been six months thinking about it, changing the instrumentation, changing the name, doing more reading.
[ Been Changing Doing Getting Instrumentation Months More Name Now Piece Reading Ready Six Thinking Write]
Topic:
- Rather than lose the public because television is here, wouldn't it be smart to adopt television as our instrument?
[ Adopt Because Here Instrument Lose Our Public Rather Smart Television Than]
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