Samuel Hopkins Adams - The atmosphere is much too near for dreams. It forces us to action. It is close to us. We are in it and of it. It rouses us both to study and to do. We must know its moods and also its motive forces.
[ Action Also Atmosphere Both Close Dreams Forces Know Moods Motive Much Must Near Study Too Us]
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Judith M. Bardwick - Individual ambition is undoubtedly a strong motive in student work, but there is such a thing among students everywhere as ambition for others, call it class spirit, esprit de corps, good fellowship, or good will to men.
[ Ambition Among Call Class Corps De Everywhere Fellowship Good Individual Men Motive Others Spirit Strong Student Students Such Thing Undoubtedly Will Work]
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Harry Belafonte - That he delights in the misery of others no man will confess, and yet what other motive can make a father cruel?
[ Confess Cruel Delights Father Make Man Misery Motive Other Others Will Yet]
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Jessica Biel - We acknowledge but one motive - to follow the truth as we know it, whithersoever it may lead us; but in our heart of hearts we are well assured that the truth which has made us free, will in the end make us glad also.
[ Acknowledge Also Assured End Follow Free Glad Heart Hearts Know Lead Made Make May Motive Our Truth Us Well Which Will]
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Candace Cameron - Men are more accountable for their motives, than for anything else; and primarily, morality consists in the motives, that is in the affections.
[ Accountable Affections Anything Consists Else Men Morality More Motives Primarily Than Their]
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Jean Charest - The automobile is technologically more sophisticated than the bundling board, but the human motives in their uses are sometimes the same.
[ Automobile Board Human More Motives Same Sometimes Sophisticated Technologically Than Their Uses]
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John McCarthy - You will find in politics that you are much exposed to the attribution of false motive. Never complain and never explain.
[ Attribution Complain Explain Exposed False Find Motive Much Never Politics Will]
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Donny Osmond - Never ascribe to an opponent motives meaner than your own.
[ Ascribe Meaner Motives Never Opponent Own Than Your]
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Allan Ray - Cruel and cold is the judgment of man, Cruel as winter, and cold as the snow; But by-and-by will the deed and the plan Be judged by the motive that lieth below.
[ Below Cold Cruel Deed Judged Judgment Man Motive Plan Snow Will Winter]
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Diana Rigg - It must inquire not merely about the circumstances of the time in general, but in particular about the writer's position with regard to these things, the interests and motives, the leading ideas of his literary activity.
[ Activity Circumstances General His Ideas Inquire Interests Leading Literary Merely Motives Must Particular Position Regard These Things Time Writer]
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Rod Serling - God made man to go by motives, and he will not go without them, any more than a boat without steam or a balloon without gas.
[ Any Balloon Boat Gas Go God Made Man More Motives Steam Than Them Will Without]
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Edward Steichen - It is a good motive, fame and money, as it is tangible and measurable. Being an artist is neither measurable nor tangible and certainly not a way to become rich.
[ Artist Become Being Certainly Fame Good Measurable Money Motive Neither Nor Rich Tangible Way]
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Steve Tyler - The motive power of democracy is love.
[ Democracy Love Motive Power]
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- First of all; Frank was the BOSS. We didn't question any of his motives or decisions at the time.
[ Any Boss Decisions First Frank His Motives Question Time]
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- My actions to promote peace, the mediation missions which I carried out during many conflicts, which very often occurred between brothers of the same country, are not driven by any ulterior motives or any calculations based on personal ambitions.
[ Actions Ambitions Any Based Between Brothers Calculations Carried Conflicts Country Driven During Many Mediation Missions Motives Occurred Often Out Peace Personal Promote Same Ulterior Very Which]
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- Sex, a great and mysterious motive force in human life, has indisputably been a subject of absorbing interest to mankind through the ages.
[ Absorbing Ages Been Force Great Human Interest Life Mankind Motive Mysterious Sex Subject Through]
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- There is no music that can't be used politically, but the motives behind the creation of that music can be non-political.
[ Behind Creation Motives Music Non-Political Politically Used]
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- It's motive alone which gives character to the actions of men.
[ Actions Alone Character Gives Men Motive Which]
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- Truth gets well if she is run over by a locomotive, while error dies of lockjaw if she scratches her finger.
[ Dies Error Finger Gets Her Locomotive Over Run Scratches She Truth Well While]
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- We, unlike Nazi Germany or Mussolini's Italy, have never stopped being a nation of laws, not of men. But witness how men with motives and a majority can manipulate law to cruel and unjust ends.
[ Being Cruel Ends Germany How Italy Law Laws Majority Manipulate Men Motives Mussolini Nation Never Stopped Unjust Unlike Witness]
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- To withdraw myself from myself has ever been my sole, my entire, my sincere motive in scribbling at all.
[ Been Entire Ever Motive Myself Scribbling Sincere Sole Withdraw]
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- We are all selfish and I no more trust myself than others with a good motive.
[ Good More Motive Myself Others Selfish Than Trust]
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- I, Alexander B. Campbell, make this statement of the cause of my death to relieve the coroner of the necessity of an inquest, and also let my friends know the motive that led me to take my own life.
[ Alexander Also Campbell Cause Coroner Death Friends Inquest Know Led Life Make Motive Necessity Own Relieve Statement Take]
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- When the severity of the law is to be softened, let pity, not bribes, be the motive.
[ Bribes Law Motive Pity Severity Softened]
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- Some people are born with a vital and responsive energy. It not only enables them to keep abreast of the times; it qualifies them to furnish in their own personality a good bit of the motive power to the mad pace.
[ Abreast Bit Born Enables Energy Furnish Good Keep Mad Motive Only Own Pace Personality Power Qualifies Responsive Some Their Them Times Vital]
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- It is the greatest scam in history. I am amazed, appalled and highly offended by it. Global Warming; It is a scam. Some dastardly scientists with environmental and political motives manipulated long term scientific data to create an illusion of rapid global warming.
[ Am Amazed Appalled Create Data Environmental Global Greatest Highly History Illusion Long Manipulated Motives Offended Political Rapid Scam Scientific Scientists Some Term Warming]
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- No one does anything from a single motive.
[ Anything Does Motive Single]
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- Phrenology taught us that the mind thinks by means of the brain, is liable to become fatigued by too long attention, as the locomotive muscles are by too much walking; and I therefore proposed to them to take a brief rest.
[ Attention Become Brain Brief Fatigued Liable Locomotive Long Means Mind Much Muscles Proposed Rest Take Taught Them Therefore Thinks Too Us Walking]
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- Look at the means which a man employs, consider his motives, observe his pleasures. A man simply cannot conceal himself!
[ Cannot Conceal Consider Employs Himself His Look Man Means Motives Observe Pleasures Simply Which]
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- Living en famille provides the strongest motives for rudeness combined with the maximum opportunity for displaying it.
[ Combined Displaying En Living Maximum Motives Opportunity Provides Rudeness Strongest]
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- We can only write well about our sins because it is too difficult to recall a virtuous act or even whether it was the result of good or evil motives.
[ Act Because Difficult Even Evil Good Motives Only Our Recall Result Sins Too Virtuous Well Whether Write]
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- A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others.
[ Actions Approving Being Capable Disapproving His Moral Motives Others Past Reflecting Some Their]
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- I couldn't be happier that President Bush has stood up for having served in the National Guard, because I can finally put an end to all those who questioned my motives for enlisting in the Army Reserve at the height of the Vietnam War.
[ Army Because Bush End Finally Guard Happier Having Height Motives National President Put Questioned Reserve Served Stood Those Up Vietnam War]
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- I don't know why they're doing it. I have to assume that their motives are positive, not negative. But they don't understand the severity of the problem in this state.
[ Assume Doing Know Motives Negative Positive Problem Severity State Their Understand Why]
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- Just because scientists have the knowledge to do it, the technology to do it, and some may even have a financial motive or other incentive to do it, does not make it right.
[ Because Does Even Financial Incentive Just Knowledge Make May Motive Other Right Scientists Some Technology]
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- Patriotism is an ephemeral motive that scarcely ever outlasts the particular threat to society that aroused it.
[ Aroused Ephemeral Ever Motive Outlasts Particular Patriotism Scarcely Society Threat]
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- In a world full of competing emergencies and disasters, it really helps if there is an international locomotive that can help us bring attention - help us bring resources.
[ Attention Bring Competing Disasters Emergencies Full Help Helps International Locomotive Really Resources Us World]
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- Cruelty, like every other vice, requires no motive outside of itself; it only requires opportunity.
[ Cruelty Every Itself Motive Only Opportunity Other Outside Requires Vice]
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- Every woman is supposed to have the same set of motives, or else to be a monster.
[ Else Every Monster Motives Same Set Supposed Woman]
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- What makes life dreary is the want of a motive.
[ Dreary Life Makes Motive Want]
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- I started to call myself a rational therapist in 1955; later I used the term rational emotive. Now I call myself a rational emotive behavior therapist.
[ Behavior Call Emotive Later Myself Now Rational Started Term Therapist Used]
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- People have motives and thoughts of which they are unaware.
[ Motives Thoughts Unaware Which]
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- The husband - by primitive instinct partly, certainly by ancient tradition - regards himself as the active partner in matters of love and his own pleasure as legitimately the prime motive for activity.
[ Active Activity Ancient Certainly Himself His Husband Instinct Legitimately Love Matters Motive Own Partly Partner Pleasure Prime Primitive Regards Tradition]
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- For the life of me, I don't understand what honest motive there is in putting this in front of this body to philosophically debate marriage on a constitutional amendment that is not going to happen, and which is enormously divisive in all of our communities.
[ Amendment Body Communities Constitutional Debate Divisive Enormously Front Going Happen Honest Life Marriage Motive Our Philosophically Putting Understand Which]
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- I really have no ulterior motive in taking on certain roles. I have no larger issue that I really want to show people. I'm an actor, that's all. I just do what I do.
[ Actor Certain Issue Just Larger Motive Really Roles Show Taking Ulterior Want]
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- When I consider what it was that moved me to join the Communist Party, I have to cast my mind back for more than a quarter of a century to try and ascertain what precisely my motives at that time were.
[ Ascertain Back Cast Century Communist Consider Join Mind More Motives Moved Party Precisely Quarter Than Time Try Were]
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- I always thought it hadn't influenced me very much, but I heard from many people from England that many motives from German fairytales are to be found in my books.
[ Always Books England Fairytales Found German Hadn Heard Influenced Many Motives Much Thought Very]
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- It is one of the primary motives of modern art that it wants to abolish the distance which the viewer, the consumer, the audience maintain vis-a-vis a work of art.
[ Abolish Art Audience Consumer Distance Maintain Modern Motives Primary Viewer Wants Which Work]
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- No game in the world is as tidy and dramatically neat as baseball, with cause and effect, crime and punishment, motive and result, so cleanly defined.
[ Baseball Cause Cleanly Crime Defined Dramatically Effect Game Motive Neat Punishment Result Tidy World]
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- Sometimes, his methods and his motives are questionable and even his morals are questionable in the way he does things. But I think his intention is always to protect his daughter.
[ Always Daughter Does Even His Intention Methods Morals Motives Protect Questionable Sometimes Things Think Way]
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- This kind of charge reveals a good deal about the personality of the people who make it; to impute such motives to another man is to imply you're harboring them yourself.
[ Another Charge Deal Good Imply Kind Make Man Motives Personality Reveals Such Them Yourself]
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- Previously people were treated anonymously particular on a drugs situation which is obviously highly emotive. They have been treated anonymously even after the verdict had been reached.
[ After Anonymously Been Emotive Even Had Highly Obviously Particular Previously Reached Situation Treated Verdict Were Which]
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- I first came to think about media and politics in the late 1960s, having observed some distortions up close, but since then I wouldn't say that my personal experience has remained an important motive for my writing about media.
[ Came Close Distortions Experience First Having Important Late Media Motive Observed Personal Politics Remained Say Since Some Then Think Up Writing]
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- From a moral point of view, there is no excuse for terrorist acts, regardless of the motive or the situation under which they are carried out.
[ Acts Carried Excuse Moral Motive Out Point Regardless Situation Terrorist Under View Which]
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- When any government, or any church for that matter, undertakes to say to its subjects, This you may not read, this you must not see, this you are forbidden to know, the end result is tyranny and oppression no matter how holy the motives.
[ Any Church End Forbidden Government Holy How Know Matter May Motives Must Oppression Read Result Say See Subjects Tyranny Undertakes]
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- What appeared to the earlier physicists to be the constant quantity of heat is nothing more than the whole motive power of the motion of heat, which remains constant so long as it is not transformed into other forms of work, or results afresh from them.
[ Afresh Appeared Constant Earlier Forms Heat Into Long More Motion Motive Nothing Other Physicists Power Quantity Remains Results Than Them Transformed Which Whole Work]
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- Every man without passions has within him no principle of action, nor motive to act.
[ Act Action Every Him Man Motive Nor Passions Principle Within Without]
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- By annihilating the desires, you annihilate the mind. Every man without passions has within him no principle of action, nor motive to act.
[ Act Action Annihilate Annihilating Desires Every Him Man Mind Motive Nor Passions Principle Within Without]
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- For a war to be just three conditions are necessary - public authority, just cause, right motive.
[ Authority Cause Conditions Just Motive Necessary Public Right Three War]
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- Since the end of the nineteenth century, if not earlier, presidents have misled the public about their motives and their intentions in going to war.
[ Century Earlier End Going Intentions Misled Motives Nineteenth Presidents Public Since Their War]
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- It is futile to judge a kind deed by its motives. Kindness can become its own motive. We are made kind by being kind.
[ Become Being Deed Futile Judge Kind Kindness Made Motive Motives Own]
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- Kindness can become its own motive. We are made kind by being kind.
[ Become Being Kind Kindness Made Motive Own]
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- Social improvement is attained more readily by a concern with the quality of results than with the purity of motives.
[ Attained Concern Improvement More Motives Purity Quality Readily Results Social Than]
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- The inner thought coming from the heart represents the real motives and desires. These are the cause of action.
[ Action Cause Coming Desires Heart Inner Motives Real Represents These Thought]
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- Before impugning an opponent's motives, even when they legitimately may be impugned, answer his arguments.
[ Answer Arguments Before Even His Legitimately May Motives Opponent]
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- America - a great social and economic experiment, noble in motive and far-reaching in purpose.
[ America Economic Experiment Far-Reaching Great Motive Noble Purpose Social]
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- I believe absolutely in love being the central motive force of the universe.
[ Absolutely Being Believe Central Force Love Motive Universe]
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- The motives of these parents vary, many parents don't like the curriculum being taught to their kids, or are wary of the threat of peer pressure or the presence of drugs or violence lurking in too many of our schools today.
[ Being Curriculum Kids Lurking Many Motives Our Parents Peer Presence Pressure Schools Taught Their These Threat Today Too Vary Violence Wary]
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- Every diminution of the public burdens arising from taxation gives to individual enterprise increased power and furnishes to all the members of our happy confederacy new motives for patriotic affection and support.
[ Affection Arising Burdens Confederacy Diminution Enterprise Every Furnishes Gives Happy Increased Individual Members Motives New Our Patriotic Power Public Support Taxation]
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- All governments in all wars have used all the means at their disposal to put their own motives, decisions and actions, and the actions of their military forces, in the best possible light.
[ Actions Best Decisions Disposal Forces Governments Light Means Military Motives Own Possible Put Their Used Wars]
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- In 1930s mysteries, all sorts of motives were credible which aren't credible today, especially motives of preventing guilty sexual secrets from coming out. Nowadays, people sell their guilty sexual secrets.
[ Coming Credible Especially Guilty Motives Mysteries Nowadays Out Preventing Secrets Sell Sexual Sorts Their Today Were Which]
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- How to gain, how to keep, how to recover happiness is in fact for most men at all times the secret motive of all they do, and of all they are willing to endure.
[ Endure Fact Gain Happiness How Keep Men Most Motive Recover Secret Times Willing]
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- In morals what begins in fear usually ends in wickedness; in religion what begins in fear usually ends in fanaticism. Fear, either as a principle or a motive, is the beginning of all evil.
[ Beginning Begins Either Ends Evil Fanaticism Fear Morals Motive Principle Religion Usually Wickedness]
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- Actions are visible, though motives are secret.
[ Actions Motives Secret Though Visible]
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- Those who joined us for selfish personal reasons, for a career or other motives will be the ones to leave.
[ Career Joined Leave Motives Ones Other Personal Reasons Selfish Those Us Will]
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- Men killing other men really is an extraordinary phenomenon. Why does it happen? And how long has it gone on? And have the motives changed?
[ Changed Does Extraordinary Gone Happen How Killing Long Men Motives Other Phenomenon Really Why]
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- It's the millenium, motives are incidental.
[ Incidental Motives]
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- Even in political considerations, now-a-days, you have stronger motives to feel interested in the fate of Europe than in the fate of the Central or Southern parts of America.
[ America Central Considerations Europe Even Fate Feel Interested Motives Parts Political Southern Stronger Than]
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- In my opinion, the form of Government may be different in different countries, according to their circumstances, their wishes, their wants. England loves her Queen, and has full motive to do so.
[ According Circumstances Countries Different England Form Full Government Her Loves May Motive Opinion Queen Their Wants Wishes]
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- In this respect I suppose I'm the total opposite of Garry. With his very emotive body language at the board he shows and displays all his emotions. I don't.
[ Board Body Displays Emotions Emotive Garry His Language Opposite Respect Shows Suppose Total Very]
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- There are a lot of people who are doing wonderful things, quietly, with no motive of greed, or hostility toward other people, or delusions of superiority.
[ Delusions Doing Greed Hostility Lot Motive Other Quietly Superiority Things Toward Wonderful]
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- Mankind are divided into sects, and individuals think very differently on religious subjects, from the purest motives; and that gracious common Parent, who loves all his children alike, beholds with approbation every one who worships him in sincerity.
[ Alike Approbation Beholds Children Common Differently Divided Every Gracious Him His Individuals Into Loves Mankind Motives Parent Purest Religious Sects Sincerity Subjects Think Very Worships]
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- My head can get to murder and rape for profit because I can understand greed as a human motive, but I cannot understand the voyeuristic desire to watch such a film. I can comprehend one and I cannot comprehend the other.
[ Because Cannot Comprehend Desire Film Get Greed Head Human Motive Murder Other Profit Such Understand Watch]
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- I think the motive is to establish in federal law the personhood from conception forward and try and alter the Constitution through statute.
[ Alter Conception Constitution Establish Federal Forward Law Motive Statute Think Through Try]
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- Few men could explain why they enlisted, and if they attempted they might only prove that they had done as a politician said the electorate does, the right thing from the wrong motive.
[ Attempted Could Does Done Electorate Enlisted Explain Few Had Men Might Motive Only Politician Prove Right Said Thing Why Wrong]
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- Humanity is made up of an infinity of different individuals. Each of us travels for motives exclusively his own.
[ Different Each Exclusively His Humanity Individuals Infinity Made Motives Own Travels Up Us]
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- Because impudence is a vice, it does not follow that modesty is a virtue; it is built upon shame, a passion in our nature, and may be either good or bad according to the actions performed from that motive.
[ According Actions Bad Because Built Does Either Follow Good Impudence May Modesty Motive Nature Our Passion Performed Shame Upon Vice Virtue]
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- People's behavior makes sense if you think about it in terms of their goals, needs, and motives.
[ Behavior Goals Makes Motives Needs Sense Terms Their Think]
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- No man can be ideally successful until he has found his place. Like a locomotive he is strong on the track, but weak anywhere else.
[ Anywhere Else Found His Ideally Locomotive Man Place Strong Successful Track Until Weak]
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- But behavior in the human being is sometimes a defense, a way of concealing motives and thoughts, as language can be a way of hiding your thoughts and preventing communication.
[ Behavior Being Communication Concealing Defense Hiding Human Language Motives Preventing Sometimes Thoughts Way Your]
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- Rahm Emanuel is son of the devil's spawn. He is an individual who would sell his mother to get a vote. He would strap his children to the front end of a steam locomotive.
[ Children Devil End Front Get His Individual Locomotive Mother Sell Son Spawn Steam Vote Would]
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- And then there's Israel - a lot of people support Israel, and it's important to Israel to take out Iraq. So it's all mixed together. It's a combination of motives.
[ Combination Important Iraq Israel Lot Mixed Motives Out Support Take Then Together]
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- Horses and mules, and even sail cars, made more rapid progress than did the earliest locomotive.
[ Cars Did Earliest Even Horses Locomotive Made More Mules Progress Rapid Sail Than]
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- This unusual and highly successful species spends a great deal of time examining his higher motives and an equal amount of time ignoring his fundamental ones.
[ Amount Deal Equal Examining Fundamental Great Higher Highly His Ignoring Motives Ones Species Spends Successful Time Unusual]
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- We have nothing less to do than to get inside of whole peoples and change their motives and dispositions.
[ Change Dispositions Get Inside Less Motives Nothing Peoples Than Their Whole]
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- We want deeper sincerity of motive, a greater courage in speech and earnestness in action.
[ Action Courage Deeper Earnestness Greater Motive Sincerity Speech Want]
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- This part of being a man, changing the way we parent, happens only when we want it to. It changes because we are determined for it to change; and the motive for changing often comes out of wanting to be the kind of parent we didn't have.
[ Because Being Change Changes Changing Comes Determined Happens Kind Man Motive Often Only Out Parent Part Want Wanting Way]
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- If interstellar travel is as time- or energy- demanding as the above figures indicate, it is far from obvious what the motive for colonization might be.
[ Above Colonization Demanding Far Figures Indicate Might Motive Obvious Travel]
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- Clarity, clarity, surely clarity is the most beautiful thing in the world, A limited, limiting clarity I have not and never did have any motive of poetry But to achieve clarity.
[ Achieve Any Beautiful Clarity Did Limited Limiting Most Motive Never Poetry Surely Thing World]
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- People do not always understand the motives of sublime conduct, and when they are astonished they are very apt to think they ought to be alarmed. The truth is none are fit judges of greatness but those who are capable of it.
[ Alarmed Always Apt Astonished Capable Conduct Fit Greatness Judges Motives None Ought Sublime Think Those Truth Understand Very]
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- Emphasis on the common emotive or affective origins of music and words in the first cries of humankind undermines words.
[ Affective Common Cries Emotive Emphasis First Humankind Music Origins Undermines Words]
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- Do not ever say that the desire to "do good" by force is a good motive. Neither power-lust nor stupidity are good motives.
[ Desire Ever Force Good Motive Motives Neither Nor Say Stupidity]
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- It is a question of fact, whether the influence of motives be fixed by laws of nature, so that they shall always have the same effect in the same circumstances.
[ Always Circumstances Effect Fact Fixed Influence Laws Motives Nature Question Same Shall Whether]
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- You listen to a piece of music and it will remind you of something-it might make you happy, it might make you sad, but it is very emotive. And I think that Duran Duran have always understood that.
[ Always Duran Emotive Happy Listen Make Might Music Piece Remind Sad Think Understood Very Will]
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- Has there ever been a more revealing moment this year? Let me just put this in fairly simple terms: Al Jazeera now broadcasts the words of Senator Durbin to the Mideast, certainly putting our troops in greater danger. No more needs to be said about the motives of liberals.
[ Al Been Broadcasts Certainly Danger Ever Fairly Greater Just Liberals Mideast Moment More Motives Needs Now Our Put Putting Revealing Said Senator Simple Terms Troops Words Year]
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- As a guitar player, you can gravitate to the blues because you can play it easily. It's not a style that's difficult to pick up. It's purely emotive and dead easy to get a start with.
[ Because Blues Dead Difficult Easily Easy Emotive Get Gravitate Guitar Pick Play Player Purely Start Style Up]
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- Turning corporations loose and letting the profit motive run amok is not a prescription for a more livable world.
[ Corporations Letting Livable Loose More Motive Prescription Profit Run Turning World]
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- You should be careful what you wish for, as the reasons for war get confused. One person can be very clear in their motives, but others can have different agendas.
[ Agendas Careful Clear Confused Different Get Motives Others Person Reasons Should Their Very War Wish]
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- He is the best sailor who can steer within fewest points of the wind, and exact a motive power out of the greatest obstacles.
[ Best Exact Fewest Greatest Motive Obstacles Out Points Power Sailor Steer Wind Within]
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- Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.
[ Action Desire Even Evil Force Great Greatest Mind Motive Poverty Real Spark Very]
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- I have always examined closely the motives of any group for which I am asked to raise money.
[ Always Am Any Asked Closely Examined Group Money Motives Raise Which]
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- Naturally, it is a terrible, despicable crime when, as in Munich, people are taken hostage, people are killed. But probing the motives of those responsible and showing that they are also individuals with families and have their own story does not excuse what they did.
[ Also Crime Despicable Did Does Excuse Families Hostage Individuals Killed Motives Munich Naturally Own Probing Responsible Showing Story Taken Terrible Their Those]
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- The moment we begin to fear the opinions of others and hesitate to tell the truth that is in us, and from motives of policy are silent when we should speak, the divine floods of light and life no longer flow into our souls.
[ Begin Divine Fear Floods Flow Hesitate Into Life Light Longer Moment Motives Opinions Others Our Policy Should Silent Souls Speak Tell Truth Us]
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- Socialism proposes no adequate substitute for the motive of enlightened selfishness that to-day is at the basis of all human labor and effort, enterprise and new activity.
[ Activity Adequate Basis Effort Enlightened Enterprise Human Labor Motive New Proposes Selfishness Socialism Substitute To-Day]
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- Our souls may lose their peace and even disturb other people's, if we are always criticizing trivial actions - which often are not real defects at all, but we construe them wrongly through our ignorance of their motives.
[ Actions Always Construe Criticizing Defects Disturb Even Ignorance Lose May Motives Often Other Our Peace Real Souls Their Them Through Trivial Which Wrongly]
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- What we believe to be the motives of our conduct are usually but the pretexts for it.
[ Believe Conduct Motives Our Pretexts Usually]
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- I know how easy it is for some minds to glide along with the current of popular opinion, where influence, respectability, and all those motives which tend to seduce the human heart are brought to bear.
[ Along Bear Brought Current Easy Glide Heart How Human Influence Know Minds Motives Opinion Popular Respectability Seduce Some Tend Those Where Which]
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- But I have the satisfaction, at the same time, to reflect that the impression to be made depends upon the consistency of the charge and the motives of the prosecutors.
[ Charge Consistency Depends Impression Made Motives Prosecutors Reflect Same Satisfaction Time Upon]
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- I am convinced that the majority of people would be generous from selfish motives, if they had the opportunity.
[ Am Convinced Generous Had Majority Motives Opportunity Selfish Would]
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- My great crime in the world is blunder I will get into scrapes without intention or any bad motive.
[ Any Bad Blunder Crime Get Great Intention Into Motive Will Without World]
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- CAIR officials or former officials have been arrested on charges related to terrorism yet all it offers is silence and stonewalling in discussing what are its real motives.
[ Arrested Been Charges Discussing Former Motives Offers Officials Real Related Silence Terrorism Yet]
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- No period of history has ever been great or ever can be that does not act on some sort of high, idealistic motives, and idealism in our time has been shoved aside, and we are paying the penalty for it.
[ Act Aside Been Does Ever Great High History Idealism Idealistic Motives Our Paying Penalty Period Shoved Some Sort Time]
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- The pains of disconcerted or frustrated habits, and the inherent pleasure there is in following them, are motives which nature has put into our wills without generally caring to inform us why; and she sometimes decrees, indeed, that her reasons shall not be ours.
[ Caring Decrees Following Frustrated Generally Habits Her Indeed Inform Inherent Into Motives Nature Our Ours Pains Pleasure Put Reasons Shall She Sometimes Them Us Which Why Wills Without]
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- The light of lights looks always on the motive, not the deed, the shadow of shadows on the deed alone.
[ Alone Always Deed Light Lights Looks Motive Shadow Shadows]
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- A lot of times people's main motives and plan in life is to hurt as many people as they can, but I think there's enough good people that help make the world a good place.
[ Enough Good Help Hurt Life Lot Main Make Many Motives Place Plan Think Times World]
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- The people, and the people alone, are the motive force in the making of world history.
[ Alone Force History Making Motive World]
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- Heroes are those who can somehow resist the power of the situation and act out of noble motives, or behave in ways that do not demean others when they easily can.
[ Act Behave Demean Easily Heroes Motives Noble Others Out Power Resist Situation Somehow Those Ways]
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