Barbara Taylor Bradford - The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
[ Antagonism Contemporary Gap Generation Ignored Known Lessons Obliterated Past]
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Arthur Hugh Clough - Temporary teams of trusted people are generally sent to all Departments and to major agencies of government to assist in planning and to acquaint the incoming administration with the civil servants and bureaucracy that will remain in place in the new Administration.
[ Acquaint Administration Agencies Assist Bureaucracy Civil Departments Generally Government Incoming Major New Place Planning Remain Sent Servants Teams Temporary Trusted Will]
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Lester Cole - My place in Chicago is a 105 year old house, but I really like contemporary spaces too, so it's refreshing and fun to be in a space where you can do contemporary things.
[ Chicago Contemporary Fun House Old Place Really Refreshing Space Spaces Things Too Where Year]
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William Empson - You cannot simply put something new into a place. You have to absorb what you see around you, what exists on the land, and then use that knowledge along with contemporary thinking to interpret what you see.
[ Absorb Along Around Cannot Contemporary Exists Interpret Into Knowledge Land New Place Put See Simply Something Then Thinking Use]
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David Fincher - Everything is temporary. Everything is bound to end.
[ Bound End Everything Temporary]
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Tom Flynn - I consulted a Chinese herbalist and spent two weeks on an island off the coast of Zanzibar. I was away from any kind of contemporary technology.
[ Any Away Chinese Coast Consulted Contemporary Island Kind Off Spent Technology Two Weeks Zanzibar]
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Robert Half - Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever.
[ Day Else Eventually Forever Hour However Last Lasts May Minute Pain Place Quit Something Take Temporary Will Year]
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Thomas Chandler Haliburton - Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever.
[ Forever Lasts Pain Quitting Temporary]
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Alexander Herzen - I was interested in opera and it seemed to me that the only possible theatre for contemporary opera would be television. So I started working towards a kind of television kind of opera.
[ Contemporary Interested Kind Only Opera Possible Seemed Started Television Theatre Towards Working Would]
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Janette Turner Hospital - Upon the principles of reason, the good of many is preferable to the good of a few or of one; a lasting good is to be preferred before a temporary, the public before the private.
[ Before Few Good Lasting Many Preferable Preferred Principles Private Public Reason Temporary Upon]
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Jane Jacobs - Every American poet feels that the whole responsibility for contemporary poetry has fallen upon his shoulders, that he is a literary aristocracy of one.
[ American Aristocracy Contemporary Every Fallen Feels His Literary Poet Poetry Responsibility Shoulders Upon Whole]
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Buster Keaton - I was always interested in French poetry sort of as a sideline to my own work, I was translating contemporary French poets. That kind of spilled out into translation as a way to earn money, pay for food and put bread on the table.
[ Always Bread Contemporary Earn Food French Interested Into Kind Money Out Own Pay Poetry Poets Put Sideline Sort Spilled Table Translating Translation Way Work]
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Carolus Linnaeus - So long as war is the main business of nations, temporary despotism - despotism during the campaign - is indispensable.
[ Business Campaign Despotism During Indispensable Long Main Nations Temporary War]
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Edward Livingston - I was listening to the first record the other day, and it sounds remarkably contemporary.
[ Contemporary Day First Listening Other Record Remarkably Sounds]
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Sima Qian - I think it has other roots, has to do, in part, with a general anxiety in contemporary life... nuclear bombs, inequality of possibility and chance, inequality of goods allotted to us, a kind of general racist, unjust attitude that is pervasive.
[ Allotted Anxiety Attitude Bombs Chance Contemporary General Goods Inequality Kind Life Nuclear Other Part Pervasive Possibility Roots Think Unjust Us]
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Suzi Quatro - Works of art produced in the contemporary world are a further expression of that. But I don't think there is an active, ongoing nihilist self-consciousness in the artist.
[ Active Art Artist Contemporary Expression Further Ongoing Produced Self-Consciousness Think Works World]
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Benno C. Schmidt, Jr. - I listen to a mixture of old jazz, contemporary, pop, some world beat stuff and various odds and ends.
[ Beat Contemporary Ends Jazz Listen Mixture Odds Old Pop Some Stuff Various World]
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Janet Erskine Stuart - Traditional investment vehicles such as IRAs, CDs, stocks and bonds do have their place, but for the rich, they are used more as temporary storage facilities rather than life-long homes.
[ Bonds Cds Facilities Homes Investment Life-Long More Place Rather Rich Stocks Storage Such Temporary Than Their Traditional Used Vehicles]
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Hippolyte Taine - But I also think that it does create a lot of revenue, but to me it's a temporary revenue stream because it's an industry that, if suddenly gambling started in Massachusetts, then a lot of our patrons who would gamble in New Hampshire if we had it, would disappear.
[ Also Because Create Disappear Does Gamble Gambling Had Hampshire Industry Lot Massachusetts New Our Patrons Revenue Started Stream Suddenly Temporary Then Think Would]
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George Villiers - The problem is essentially that of communications to an army in action. After a rapid advance communications become disorganized, and there is a temporary halting until they are again in working order.
[ Action Advance After Again Army Become Communications Disorganized Essentially Halting Order Problem Rapid Temporary Until Working]
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Arabella Weir - There is no magic. There is no secret. You need your sleep. A lot of our society tries to get by, but the truth is it is up to each individual to get their optimal sleep amount. If you get less than that you can get by temporarily, but it's only temporary.
[ Amount Each Get Individual Less Lot Magic Need Only Optimal Our Secret Sleep Society Temporarily Temporary Than Their Tries Truth Up Your]
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Bobby Womack - Love: A temporary insanity curable by marriage.
[ Curable Insanity Love Marriage Temporary]
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Marian Egeln - One of the best temporary cures for pride and affectation is seasickness; a man who wants to vomit never puts on airs.
[ Affectation Airs Best Cures Man Never Pride Puts Seasickness Temporary Vomit Wants]
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- Obviously I always wanted to do a contemporary piece.
[ Always Contemporary Obviously Piece Wanted]
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- We need creativity in order to break free from the temporary structures that have been set up by a particular sequence of experience.
[ Been Break Creativity Experience Free Need Order Particular Sequence Set Structures Temporary Up]
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- The flattery of posterity is not worth much more than contemporary flattery, which is worth nothing.
[ Contemporary Flattery More Much Nothing Posterity Than Which Worth]
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- But, in the end, even a song that's as politically bland as Blowin in the Wind, you probably wouldn't get up and sing that now, whereas some of Bob Dylan's love songs that were contemporary with that, like say Girl from the North Country, you can still get up an play now.
[ Bland Bob Contemporary Country Dylan End Even Get Girl Love North Now Play Politically Probably Say Sing Some Song Songs Still Up Were Whereas Wind]
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- By 3000 B.C. the art of Egypt was so ripe and so far advanced that it is surprising to find any student of early culture proposing that the crude contemporary art of the early Babylonians is the product of a civilization earlier than that of the Nile.
[ Advanced Any Art Civilization Contemporary Crude Culture Earlier Early Egypt Far Find Nile Product Proposing Ripe Student Surprising Than]
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- Temporary solutions often become permanent problems.
[ Become Often Permanent Problems Solutions Temporary]
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- I don't worry whether the period is contemporary or three hundred years ago. Human beings are all alike.
[ Ago Alike Beings Contemporary Human Hundred Period Three Whether Worry Years]
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- The government should not be guided by Temporary Excitement, but by Sober Second Thought.
[ Excitement Government Guided Second Should Sober Temporary Thought]
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- The '90s are really the 'Sex and the City' woman, and I think, right now, the new contemporary woman is the 'Lipstick Jungle' woman.
[ City Contemporary Jungle Lipstick New Now Really Right Sex Think Woman]
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- One way or another, we all have to find what best fosters the flowering of our humanity in this contemporary life, and dedicate ourselves to that.
[ Another Best Contemporary Dedicate Find Flowering Fosters Humanity Life Our Ourselves Way]
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- I think we'll still be a family restaurant, we'll be contemporary, we'll be lifestyle, we won't be old, we won't be 60 years old in the view of the consumer.
[ Consumer Contemporary Family Lifestyle Old Restaurant Still Think View Won Years]
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- I mean the public likes it more in Europe than they do here because the state supported organizations have felt that playing contemporary music was part of the education of the public.
[ Because Contemporary Education Europe Felt Here Likes Mean More Music Organizations Part Playing Public State Supported Than]
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- Then, when the Depression came, all of this changed completely. Since that time, the entire public is of a very different sort and there was not so much support for contemporary music in a direct way.
[ Came Changed Completely Contemporary Depression Different Direct Entire Much Music Public Since Sort Support Then Time Very Way]
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- These wealthy people were very interested in contemporary music. They wanted to help diffuse it and get it to be known to other people.
[ Contemporary Diffuse Get Help Interested Known Music Other These Very Wanted Wealthy Were]
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- Beer. Now there's a temporary solution.
[ Beer Now Solution Temporary]
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- Maya Angelou, the famous African American poet, historian, and civil rights activist who is hailed be many as one of the great voices of contemporary literature, believes a struggle only makes a person stronger.
[ Activist African American Angelou Believes Civil Contemporary Famous Great Hailed Historian Literature Makes Many Maya Only Person Poet Rights Stronger Struggle Voices]
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- We have created indoor installations inside museums, like the Wrapped Floor at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago in 1968, and not monumental at all by any standards.
[ Any Art Chicago Contemporary Created Floor Indoor Inside Installations Monumental Museum Museums Standards Wrapped]
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- I did a series called Ned and Stacey for two years for Fox back in the 90s. I was writer on it as well as a producer, and it was very important to me that there were no contemporary references.
[ Back Called Contemporary Did Fox Important Ned Producer References Series Two Very Well Were Writer Years]
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- As contemporary history reminds us we are human to the extent that we are able to chose between alternatives.
[ Able Alternatives Between Chose Contemporary Extent History Human Reminds Us]
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- If privacy ends where hypocrisy begins, Kitty Kelley's steamy expose is a contribution to contemporary history.
[ Begins Contemporary Contribution Ends Expose History Hypocrisy Kelley Kitty Privacy Where]
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- If the individual is to be happy in the contemporary order, he must be open-minded with respect to new values and new arrangements.
[ Arrangements Contemporary Happy Individual Must New Open-Minded Order Respect Values]
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- Contemporary Britain seems an endlessly fascinating place to me - but if I knew a little bit more about other places, and other times, maybe it wouldn't.
[ Bit Britain Contemporary Endlessly Fascinating Knew Little Maybe More Other Place Places Seems Times]
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- One very important aspect of our contemporary musical culture - some might say the supremely important aspect - is its extension in the historical and geographical senses to a degree unknown in the past.
[ Aspect Contemporary Culture Degree Extension Geographical Historical Important Might Musical Our Past Say Senses Some Supremely Unknown Very]
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- Unquestionably, our contemporary world of music is far richer, in a sense, than earlier periods, due to the historical and geographical extensions of culture to which I have referred.
[ Contemporary Culture Due Earlier Extensions Far Geographical Historical Music Our Periods Referred Richer Sense Than Unquestionably Which World]
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- That's true but I think the contemporary problem that we are facing increasing numbers of black people and other people of color being thrown into a status that involves work in alternative economies and increasing numbers of people who are incarcerated.
[ Alternative Being Black Color Contemporary Economies Facing Increasing Into Involves Numbers Other Problem Status Think Thrown True Work]
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- Since 1985, I have written about contemporary Jewish practice and the Jewish community.
[ Community Contemporary Jewish Practice Since Written]
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- In fact, at Olympic National Park in my district, they 3 years ago had 130 summer employees they brought in for temporary work. This summer they have 25 because they cannot afford more.
[ Afford Ago Because Brought Cannot District Employees Fact Had More National Olympic Park Summer Temporary Work Years]
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- Well, I'm not sure, but of one thing I am certain: History judges one differently than contemporary observers, and so I think that as time passes, I hope that not me personally so much, but our administration will be seen for some of the things that we accomplished.
[ Accomplished Administration Am Certain Contemporary Differently History Hope Judges Much Observers Our Passes Personally Seen Some Sure Than Thing Things Think Time Well Will]
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- Suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem.
[ Permanent Problem Solution Suicide Temporary]
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- However, the difficulties and pleasures of the writing itself are similar for a novel with a historical setting and a novel with a contemporary setting, as far as I'm concerned.
[ Concerned Contemporary Difficulties Far Historical However Itself Novel Pleasures Setting Similar Writing]
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- We need it to capture the energy of contemporary life.
[ Capture Contemporary Energy Life Need]
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- You may gain temporary appeasement by a policy of concession to violence, but you do not gain lasting peace that way.
[ Appeasement Concession Gain Lasting May Peace Policy Temporary Violence Way]
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- We are concerned with the relationship between art and life. Contemporary art is only intelligible in terms of its relationship to our life.
[ Art Between Concerned Contemporary Intelligible Life Only Our Relationship Terms]
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- Profit and bottom line, the contemporary mantra, eliminates the very source of architectural expression.
[ Architectural Bottom Contemporary Eliminates Expression Line Mantra Profit Source Very]
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- Temporary success can be achieved in spite of lack of other fundamental qualities, but no advancements can be maintained without hard work.
[ Achieved Fundamental Hard Lack Maintained Other Qualities Spite Success Temporary Without Work]
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- Increased government spending can provide a temporary stimulus to demand and output but in the longer run higher levels of government spending crowd out private investment or require higher taxes that weaken growth by reducing incentives to save, invest, innovate, and work.
[ Crowd Demand Government Growth Higher Incentives Increased Innovate Invest Investment Levels Longer Out Output Private Provide Reducing Require Run Save Spending Stimulus Taxes Temporary Weaken Work]
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- We pay some price when necessary to bring down inflation but that price is temporary and is not large relative to the permanent gain from reduced inflation.
[ Bring Down Gain Inflation Large Necessary Pay Permanent Price Reduced Relative Some Temporary]
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- Certainly being in California has encouraged a sustained commitment to rethinking the nature, purposes, and relevance of the contemporary arts, specifically music, for a society which by and large seems to manage quite well without them.
[ Arts Being California Certainly Commitment Contemporary Encouraged Large Manage Music Nature Purposes Quite Relevance Seems Society Specifically Sustained Them Well Which Without]
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- When the Domaine Musical started up, I wasn't part of it. They were the major players in contemporary music at that time, braodcasting old and new composers' work. And I wasn't one of them.
[ Composers Contemporary Major Music Musical New Old Part Players Started Them Time Up Were Work]
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- After closely examining my conscience, I venture to state that in my historical novels I intended the content to be just as modern and up-to-date as in the contemporary ones.
[ After Closely Conscience Contemporary Content Examining Historical Intended Just Modern Novels Ones State Up-To-Date Venture]
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- Ever since my youth it has disturbed me that of the literary works that survived their own epoch, so many dealt with historical rather than contemporary subjects.
[ Contemporary Dealt Disturbed Epoch Ever Historical Literary Many Own Rather Since Subjects Survived Than Their Works Youth]
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- The notion of a neutral, mainstream national media gained dominance only in World War II and in its aftermath, when what turned out to be a temporary moderate consensus came to govern the country.
[ Aftermath Came Consensus Country Dominance Gained Govern Ii Mainstream Media Moderate National Neutral Notion Only Out Temporary Turned War World]
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- Telephones are a virtual necessity - not a luxury - and the revenues collected by this tax flow into the general fund. But this once temporary tax remains and costs American taxpayers, our small businesses and families almost $6 billion dollars a year.
[ Almost American Billion Businesses Collected Costs Dollars Families Flow Fund General Into Luxury Necessity Once Our Remains Revenues Small Tax Taxpayers Telephones Temporary Virtual Year]
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- The cynical part of the answer is that I expect to see a good deal more space opera, set far enough in the future as to be disconnected from contemporary issues.
[ Answer Contemporary Cynical Deal Disconnected Enough Expect Far Future Good Issues More Opera Part See Set Space]
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- After taking temporary charge last season he took us from looking down at the fringes of another relegation scrap, to within a kick of getting into Europe.
[ After Another Charge Down Europe Fringes Getting Into Kick Last Looking Scrap Season Taking Temporary Took Us Within]
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- Pain is temporary, film is forever.
[ Film Forever Pain Temporary]
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- I like contemporary American literature and I like biographies and I like jazz and I like baseball and I like writers who write about the human condition and sci-fi is just something that I happened into.
[ American Baseball Biographies Condition Contemporary Happened Human Into Jazz Just Literature Sci-Fi Something Write Writers]
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- Nothing is so permanent as a temporary government program.
[ Government Nothing Permanent Program Temporary]
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- The whole rise of new adult contemporary music and smooth jazz was a nice surprise.
[ Adult Contemporary Jazz Music New Nice Rise Smooth Surprise Whole]
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- The spiritual element, the really important part of religion, has no concern with Time and Space, temporary mundane laws, or conduct.
[ Concern Conduct Element Important Laws Mundane Part Really Religion Space Spiritual Temporary Time]
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- A policy is a temporary creed liable to be changed, but while it holds good it has got to be pursued with apostolic zeal.
[ Apostolic Changed Creed Good Got Holds Liable Policy Pursued Temporary While Zeal]
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- If you want to experiment, do something temporary.
[ Experiment Something Temporary Want]
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- The world is likely to view any temporary extension of the income tax cuts for the top two percent as a prelude to a long-term or permanent extension, and that would hurt economic recovery as well by undermining confidence that we're prepared to make a commitment today to bring down our future deficits.
[ Any Bring Commitment Confidence Cuts Deficits Down Economic Extension Future Hurt Income Likely Long-Term Make Our Percent Permanent Prelude Prepared Recovery Tax Temporary Today Top Two Undermining View Well World Would]
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- I made records in the past that are as traditional as any other country records that have been made, but at the same time the records have a contemporary slant on it too.
[ Any Been Contemporary Country Made Other Past Records Same Slant Time Too Traditional]
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- It is not that I don't like contemporary country music because I do. I love it. I have recorded a lot and have had great success recording records that have not been very traditional country records.
[ Because Been Contemporary Country Great Had Lot Love Music Recorded Recording Records Success Traditional Very]
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- Success is always temporary. When all is said and one, the only thing you'll have left is your character.
[ Always Character Left Only Said Success Temporary Thing Your]
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- Many contemporary authors drink more than they write.
[ Authors Contemporary Drink Many More Than Write]
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- A contemporary artist can use the findings of all epochs and all styles, from the most primitive literary expressions up to the most refined products of the baroque.
[ Artist Baroque Contemporary Epochs Expressions Findings Literary Most Primitive Products Refined Styles Up Use]
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- Marks of Identity is, among other things, the expression of the process of alienation in a contemporary intellectual with respect to his own country.
[ Alienation Among Contemporary Country Expression His Identity Intellectual Marks Other Own Process Respect Things]
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- Do I think all contemporary Christian music is good? No.
[ Christian Contemporary Good Music Think]
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- Freedom is fragile and must be protected. To sacrifice it, even as a temporary measure, is to betray it.
[ Betray Even Fragile Freedom Measure Must Protected Sacrifice Temporary]
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- I don't know what issues concerning identity have helped contemporary fiction evolve to what it is now. All I know is that the range of voices that are being heard and published is a lot more diverse than when I was coming up.
[ Being Coming Concerning Contemporary Diverse Evolve Fiction Heard Helped Identity Issues Know Lot More Now Published Range Than Up Voices]
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- Unfortunately, actions taken by the Senate ensured that relief from the death tax would only be temporary and that it would come back to life at the full rate again in 2011.
[ Actions Again Back Come Death Ensured Full Life Only Rate Relief Senate Taken Tax Temporary Unfortunately Would]
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- Contemporary literature in the West has shown some signs of ethical change.
[ Change Contemporary Ethical Literature Shown Signs Some West]
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- I occasionally play works by contemporary composers and for two reasons. First to discourage the composer from writing any more and secondly to remind myself how much I appreciate Beethoven.
[ Any Appreciate Beethoven Composer Composers Contemporary Discourage First How More Much Myself Occasionally Play Reasons Remind Secondly Two Works Writing]
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- The first panacea for a mismanaged nation is inflation of the currency; the second is war. Both bring a temporary prosperity; both bring a permanent ruin. But both are the refuge of political and economic opportunists.
[ Both Bring Currency Economic First Inflation Nation Panacea Permanent Political Prosperity Refuge Ruin Second Temporary War]
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- Before success comes in any man's life, he's sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and the most logical thing to do is to quit. That's exactly what the majority of men do.
[ Any Before Comes Defeat Easiest Exactly Failures Life Logical Majority Man Meet Men Most Much Overtakes Perhaps Quit Some Success Sure Temporary Thing]
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- Opportunity often comes disguised in the form of misfortune, or temporary defeat.
[ Comes Defeat Disguised Form Misfortune Often Opportunity Temporary]
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- That the apostolic office is temporary, is a plain historical fact.
[ Apostolic Fact Historical Office Plain Temporary]
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- Expedience, not justice, is the rule of contemporary American law.
[ American Contemporary Expedience Justice Law Rule]
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- The trend in some of the contemporary movements in art, but by no means all, seems to deny this ideal and to me appears to lead to a purely decorative conception of painting.
[ Appears Art Conception Contemporary Decorative Deny Ideal Lead Means Movements Painting Purely Seems Some Trend]
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- A church of dialogue in the contemporary world... a church, taking on the mission of Jesus, which is in the world not to judge humanity, but to love it and to save it.
[ Church Contemporary Dialogue Humanity Jesus Judge Love Mission Save Taking Which World]
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- The most striking development of the great depression of 1929 is a profound skepticism of the future of contemporary society among large sections of the American people.
[ American Among Contemporary Depression Development Future Great Large Most Profound Sections Skepticism Society Striking]
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- President Reagan always gave the credit to the American people and American ideals. He treated his job as a valuable temporary loan from the American people, a loan that should be respected and returned with dutiful appreciation.
[ Always American Appreciation Credit Dutiful Gave His Ideals Job Loan President Reagan Respected Returned Should Temporary Treated Valuable]
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- Artist - musicians, painters, writers, poets, always seem to have had the most accurate perception of what is really going on around them, not the official version or the popular perception of contemporary life.
[ Accurate Always Around Artist Contemporary Going Had Life Most Musicians Official Painters Perception Poets Popular Really Seem Them Version Writers]
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- We have made mistakes. In our haste to do all things for all people, we did not foresee the full consequences of our actions. And when the people raised their voices, we didn't hear. But our deafness was only a temporary condition, and not an irreversible condition.
[ Actions Condition Consequences Deafness Did Foresee Full Haste Hear Irreversible Made Mistakes Only Our Raised Temporary Their Things Voices]
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- Well, I think there are artists who are more or less contemporary with Hopper who are more relevant.
[ Artists Contemporary Hopper Less More Relevant Think Well]
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- One cannot set out to make a work that's spiritual. What is a contemporary iconography for the spiritual? Is it some fuzzy space?
[ Cannot Contemporary Fuzzy Iconography Make Out Set Some Space Spiritual Work]
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- One of the great currents in the contemporary experience of art is that it seems to come out of the experience of the author.
[ Art Author Come Contemporary Currents Experience Great Out Seems]
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- The Cold War in Africa is one of the darkest, most disgraceful pages in contemporary history, and everybody ought to be ashamed.
[ Africa Ashamed Cold Contemporary Darkest Disgraceful Everybody History Most Ought Pages War]
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- While our budget shortfall is temporary, ruining pristine national lands is permanent.
[ Budget Lands National Our Permanent Pristine Ruining Temporary While]
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- My background is somewhat unusual, as I trained to be a ballet dancer. I worked in the theatre for eight or nine years as a contemporary dancer. But as an actor one does read Shakespeare and does try to learn the classics.
[ Actor Background Ballet Classics Contemporary Dancer Does Eight Learn Nine Read Shakespeare Somewhat Theatre Trained Try Unusual Worked Years]
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- Purity and simplicity are the two wings with which man soars above the earth and all temporary nature.
[ Above Earth Man Nature Purity Simplicity Soars Temporary Two Which Wings]
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- I listen to both oldies and contemporary stations. I enjoy listening to current stuff because there's an energy to it that's inspiring.
[ Because Both Contemporary Current Energy Enjoy Inspiring Listen Listening Oldies Stations Stuff]
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- A writer's ambition should be to trade a hundred contemporary readers for ten readers in ten years' time and for one reader in a hundred years' time.
[ Ambition Contemporary Hundred Reader Readers Should Ten Time Trade Writer Years]
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- Ostensibly rigorous and realistic, contemporary conservatism is an ideology of denial. Its symbol is a smile button.
[ Button Conservatism Contemporary Denial Ideology Ostensibly Realistic Rigorous Smile Symbol]
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- The intellectual debility of contemporary conservatism is indicated by its silence on all important matters.
[ Conservatism Contemporary Important Indicated Intellectual Matters Silence]
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- The history of Christianity, therefore, must be of concern to all who are interested in the record of man and particularly to all who seek to understand the contemporary human scene.
[ Christianity Concern Contemporary History Human Interested Man Must Particularly Record Scene Seek Therefore Understand]
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- With a library you are free, not confined by temporary political climates. It is the most democratic of institutions because no one - but no one at all - can tell you what to read and when and how.
[ Because Climates Confined Democratic Free How Institutions Library Most Political Read Tell Temporary]
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- We were really interested in music from all over the world. We realized that what we were doing was very close to contemporary classical music because of the lack of tonality in the guitar- the fact that I play guitar the way I play.
[ Because Classical Close Contemporary Doing Fact Guitar Interested Lack Music Over Play Realized Really Tonality Very Way Were World]
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- Once you agree upon the price you and your family must pay for success, it enables you to ignore the minor hurts, the opponent's pressure, and the temporary failures.
[ Agree Enables Failures Family Hurts Ignore Minor Must Once Opponent Pay Pressure Price Success Temporary Upon Your]
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- The number of contemporary artists who appeal to me is infinitesimal.
[ Appeal Artists Contemporary Number]
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- Compromise makes a good umbrella, but a poor roof; it is temporary expedient, often wise in party politics, almost sure to be unwise in statesmanship.
[ Almost Compromise Expedient Good Makes Often Party Politics Poor Roof Statesmanship Sure Temporary Umbrella Unwise Wise]
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- Justice is a temporary thing that must at last come to an end; but the conscience is eternal and will never die.
[ Come Conscience Die End Eternal Justice Last Must Never Temporary Thing Will]
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- Suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem. Suicide is a choice and I think if we work with that with kids, we'll get somewhere.
[ Choice Get Kids Permanent Problem Solution Somewhere Suicide Temporary Think Work]
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- If we wish to discuss knowledge in the most highly developed contemporary society, we must answer the preliminary question of what methodological representation to apply to that society.
[ Answer Apply Contemporary Developed Discuss Highly Knowledge Most Must Preliminary Question Representation Society Wish]
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- The more I work with the body, keeping my assumptions in a temporary state of reservation, the more I appreciate and sympathize with a given disease. The body no longer appears as a sick or irrational demon, but as a process with its own inner logic and wisdom.
[ Appears Appreciate Assumptions Body Demon Disease Given Inner Irrational Keeping Logic Longer More Own Process Reservation Sick State Sympathize Temporary Wisdom Work]
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- Beauty is only temporary, but your mind lasts you a lifetime.
[ Beauty Lasts Lifetime Mind Only Temporary Your]
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- We may play in a contemporary rock vein, use standard bebop themes, and many other things besides.
[ Bebop Besides Contemporary Many May Other Play Rock Standard Themes Things Use Vein]
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- There are a whole lot of historical factors that have played a part in our being where we are today, and I think that to even to begin to understand our contemporary issues and contemporary problems, you have to understand a little bit about that history.
[ Begin Being Bit Contemporary Even Factors Historical History Issues Little Lot Our Part Played Problems Think Today Understand Where Whole]
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- Contemporary thinkers would say that man is continuously transcending himself.
[ Contemporary Continuously Himself Man Say Thinkers Transcending Would]
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- We should be the natural home for younger voters. But today we're not. Because too often we sound like people who just don't like contemporary Britain.
[ Because Britain Contemporary Home Just Natural Often Should Sound Today Too Voters Younger]
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- This planet Earth, the act of putting a roof over our heads, our flesh and blood existence, it's all very temporary.
[ Act Blood Earth Existence Flesh Heads Our Over Planet Putting Roof Temporary Very]
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- The difference between a contemporary liberal and a socialist is that to a liberal the most beautiful word in the English language is 'forbidden', whereas to a socialist the most beautiful word is 'compulsory'.
[ Beautiful Between Compulsory Contemporary Difference English Forbidden Language Liberal Most Socialist Whereas Word]
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- In the past, when I shot films about fishermen and hunters, I always had to admire their ability to perceive time in its entirety. The present was always temporary.
[ Ability Admire Always Entirety Films Fishermen Had Hunters Past Perceive Present Shot Temporary Their Time]
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- The loss of national identity is the greatest defeat a nation can know, and it is inevitable under the contemporary form of colonization.
[ Colonization Contemporary Defeat Form Greatest Identity Inevitable Know Loss Nation National Under]
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- The center will be fully operational in two years' time, but probably in the middle of the year we will have a temporary laboratory of 4,000 square feet.
[ Center Feet Fully Laboratory Middle Operational Probably Square Temporary Time Two Will Year Years]
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- Against the dark background of this contemporary civilization of well-being, even the arts tend to mingle, to lose their identity.
[ Against Arts Background Civilization Contemporary Dark Even Identity Lose Mingle Tend Their Well-Being]
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- I never do releases to try and make or break some contemporary band.
[ Band Break Contemporary Make Never Releases Some Try]
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- Philip Larkin has a tough honesty and sense of humor that I find irresistible, as a contemporary poet.
[ Contemporary Find Honesty Humor Irresistible Philip Poet Sense Tough]
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- So many of the sounds that contemporary composers were trying to create were to be found in the traditional musics of the world. That was encouraging but also little daunting to think that you had to work so hard to be new and yet it was old.
[ Also Composers Contemporary Create Daunting Encouraging Found Had Hard Little Many Musics New Old Sounds Think Traditional Trying Were Work World Yet]
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- I never paid attention to what was contemporary or what was commercial, it didn't mean anything to me.
[ Anything Attention Commercial Contemporary Mean Never Paid]
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- I wanted to give people - which is fairly bizarre considering my whole life is contemporary dance really - I wanted to give people a really fulfilling sense that they had seen a white classical ballet - in a very pure form.
[ Ballet Bizarre Classical Considering Contemporary Dance Fairly Form Fulfilling Give Had Life Pure Really Seen Sense Very Wanted Which White Whole]
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- Contemplation of life after retirement and life after death can help you deal with contemporary challenges.
[ After Challenges Contemplation Contemporary Deal Death Help Life Retirement]
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- But these days, I get a lot more attention and airplay from the Adult Contemporary and country radio stations, and I feel comfortable saying I'm a part of that.
[ Adult Airplay Attention Comfortable Contemporary Country Days Feel Get Lot More Part Radio Saying Stations These]
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- Actors who are lovers in real life are often incapable if playing the part of lovers to an audience. It is equally true that sympathy between actors who are not lovers may create a temporary emotion that is perfectly sincere.
[ Actors Audience Between Create Emotion Equally Incapable Life Lovers May Often Part Perfectly Playing Real Sincere Sympathy Temporary True]
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- I've never had any feeling of disconnection between the classical theater, or the contemporary theater, or musical theater, or the thing that we call opera.
[ Any Between Call Classical Contemporary Feeling Had Musical Never Opera Theater Thing]
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- I was invited to join the newly established Central Chemical Research Institute of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in 1954 and was able to establish a small research group in organic chemistry, housed in temporary laboratories of an industrial research institute.
[ Able Academy Central Chemical Chemistry Establish Established Group Housed Hungarian Industrial Institute Invited Join Laboratories Newly Organic Research Sciences Small Temporary]
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- But, number one, I think traditional noir doesn't work in contemporary storytelling because we don't live in that world anymore.
[ Anymore Because Contemporary Live Noir Number Storytelling Think Traditional Work World]
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- You know, I listen to contemporary music all the time.
[ Contemporary Know Listen Music Time]
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- The conception that, instead of this, contemporary society is at or near a turning point is very prominent in the views of a school of social scientists who, though they are still comparatively few, are getting more and more of a hearing.
[ Comparatively Conception Contemporary Few Getting Hearing Instead More Near Point Prominent School Scientists Social Society Still Though Turning Very Views]
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- It's become very popular in contemporary films to have the twist ending.
[ Become Contemporary Ending Films Popular Twist Very]
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- Thirdly, Death is nothing else but a change of a short and temporary for an unalterable and eternal condition.
[ Change Condition Death Else Eternal Nothing Short Temporary Thirdly Unalterable]
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- Sacrificing American soldiers or innocent civilians in an unprecedented preemptive attack on a separate sovereign nation may well prove itself a most temporary medicine.
[ American Attack Civilians Innocent Itself May Medicine Most Nation Preemptive Prove Sacrificing Separate Soldiers Sovereign Temporary Unprecedented Well]
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- A book is sent out into the world, and there is no way of fully anticipating the responses it will elicit. Consider the responses called forth by the Bible, Homer, Shakespeare - let alone contemporary poetry or a modern novel.
[ Alone Anticipating Bible Book Called Consider Contemporary Elicit Forth Fully Homer Into Modern Novel Out Poetry Responses Sent Shakespeare Way Will World]
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- In some South Pacific cultures, a speaker holds a conch shell as a symbol of temporary position of authority. Leaders must understand who holds the conch that is, who should be listened to and when.
[ Authority Cultures Holds Leaders Listened Must Pacific Position Shell Should Some South Speaker Symbol Temporary Understand]
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- At his direction, I have taken command as the temporary Head of the Republic.
[ Command Direction Head His Republic Taken Temporary]
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- You have reckoned that history ought to judge the past and to instruct the contemporary world as to the future. The present attempt does not yield to that high office. It will merely tell how it really was.
[ Attempt Contemporary Does Future High History How Instruct Judge Merely Office Ought Past Present Really Reckoned Tell Will World Yield]
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- Sometimes, instead of purchasing a commodity out and out, people want to buy only the use of it, for a longer or shorter period. The price paid for such temporary use is commonly called hire.
[ Buy Called Commodity Commonly Hire Instead Longer Only Out Paid Period Price Purchasing Shorter Sometimes Such Temporary Use Want]
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- Mother's interest in contemporary American artists emerged during the 1920s.
[ American Artists Contemporary During Emerged Interest Mother]
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- Mother's taste was eclectic and ranged from the ancient world to the contemporary from Europe to the U.S.
[ Ancient Contemporary Eclectic Europe Mother Ranged Taste World]
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- They decided to establish a museum of modern art where works by contemporary artists would be shown. Mother was viewed as a very progressive person, and not everybody liked the paintings she bought.
[ Art Artists Bought Contemporary Decided Establish Everybody Liked Modern Mother Museum Paintings Person Progressive She Shown Very Viewed Where Works Would]
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- Drunkenness is temporary suicide.
[ Drunkenness Suicide Temporary]
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- Because of the structure of the contemporary American party system, every president is polarizing.
[ American Because Contemporary Every Party Polarizing President Structure System]
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- Instead of kids just hearing about beads and baskets and fringe, and about what 'was' and 'were,' we present Native American culture as a living contemporary culture.
[ American Baskets Beads Contemporary Culture Fringe Hearing Instead Just Kids Living Native Present Were]
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- Happiness is nothing but temporary moments here and there - and I love those. But I would be bored out of my mind if I were happy all the time.
[ Bored Happiness Happy Here Love Mind Moments Nothing Out Temporary Those Time Were Would]
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- Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
[ Being Condition Defeated Giving Makes Often Permanent Temporary Up]
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- They've asked me to do this temporarily. I don't know what temporarily means. Life is temporary.
[ Asked Know Life Means Temporarily Temporary]
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- Hollywood is an extraordinary kind of temporary place.
[ Extraordinary Hollywood Kind Place Temporary]
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- What is a diary as a rule? A document useful to the person who keeps it. Dull to the contemporary who reads it and invaluable to the student, centuries afterwards, who treasures it.
[ Afterwards Centuries Contemporary Diary Document Dull Invaluable Keeps Person Reads Rule Student Treasures Useful]
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- Unfortunately, the Church's position on most contemporary issues makes it hard to take them seriously.
[ Church Contemporary Hard Issues Makes Most Position Seriously Take Them Unfortunately]
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- Growth demands a temporary surrender of security.
[ Demands Growth Security Surrender Temporary]
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- The earliest phase of social formations found in historical as well as in contemporary social structures is this: a relatively small circle firmly closed against neighboring, strange, or in some way antagonistic circles.
[ Against Antagonistic Circle Circles Closed Contemporary Earliest Firmly Formations Found Historical Neighboring Phase Relatively Small Social Some Strange Structures Way Well]
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- One of the sad things about contemporary journalism is that it actually matters very little. The world now is almost inured to the power of journalism. The best journalism would manage to outrage people. And people are less and less inclined to outrage.
[ Actually Almost Best Contemporary Inclined Inured Journalism Less Little Manage Matters Now Outrage Power Sad Things Very World Would]
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- Competition is the final price determinant and competitive prices may result in profits which force you to accept a rate of return less than you hoped for, or for that matter to accept temporary losses.
[ Accept Competition Competitive Final Force Hoped Less Losses Matter May Price Prices Profits Rate Result Return Temporary Than Which]
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- It is not to be disguised, that a war has broken out between the North and the South. - Political and commercial men are industriously striving to restore peace: but the peace, which they would effect, is superficial, false, and temporary.
[ Between Broken Commercial Disguised Effect False Men North Out Peace Political Restore South Striving Superficial Temporary War Which Would]
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- I was very much into buying contemporary art, but I've just decided I want to get rid of it all. Not that it's not great art, but all of a sudden my mood has changed, and I want to go back to seventeenth- and eighteenth-century masters.
[ Art Back Buying Changed Contemporary Decided Get Go Great Into Just Masters Mood Much Rid Sudden Very Want]
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- Nothing good comes in life or athletics unless a lot of hard work has preceded the effort. Only temporary success is achieved by taking short cuts.
[ Achieved Athletics Comes Cuts Effort Good Hard Life Lot Nothing Only Preceded Short Success Taking Temporary Unless Work]
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- Fashion is a potency in art, making it hard to judge between the temporary and the lasting.
[ Art Between Fashion Hard Judge Lasting Making Potency Temporary]
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- The contemporary thing in art and literature is the thing which doesn't make enough difference to the people of that generation so that they can accept it or reject it.
[ Accept Art Contemporary Difference Enough Generation Literature Make Reject Thing Which]
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- Even the contemporary horror authors who have seriously influenced me are a disparate bunch.
[ Authors Bunch Contemporary Disparate Even Horror Influenced Seriously]
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- The notion of a contemporary epiphany to me is very exciting, because it's a sort of biblical thing. It's something that has happened to people in other centuries or in the context of religious experience.
[ Because Biblical Centuries Contemporary Context Epiphany Exciting Experience Happened Notion Other Religious Something Sort Thing Very]
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- Looks are temporary and don't mirror what's inside. And usually, a great looking man is so vain. Maybe most good-looking women are too. I hope I'm not!
[ Good-Looking Great Hope Inside Looking Looks Man Maybe Mirror Most Temporary Too Usually Vain Women]
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- No philosopher understands his predecessors until he has re-thought their thought in his own contemporary terms.
[ Contemporary His Own Philosopher Predecessors Terms Their Thought Understands Until]
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- These matters having been arranged, I had a temporary awning erected near the river, and was for three or four days busily employed writing an account of our journey for the Governor's information.
[ Account Arranged Been Busily Days Employed Erected Four Governor Had Having Information Journey Matters Near Our River Temporary These Three Writing]
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- They tell me a revival is only temporary; so is a bath, but it does you good.
[ Bath Does Good Only Revival Tell Temporary]
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- In the environmental movement, every time you lose a battle it's for good, but our victories always seem to be temporary and we keep fighting them over and over again.
[ Again Always Battle Environmental Every Fighting Good Keep Lose Movement Our Over Seem Temporary Them Time Victories]
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- We took Beowulf, the epic poem in Old English, and put it right together with John Gardner's contemporary retelling. If you bring it into today, we really feel that it has something very fresh to say now.
[ Bring Contemporary English Epic Feel Fresh Into John Now Old Poem Put Really Right Say Something Today Together Took Very]
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- But you know in the contemporary art world, you pose a very interesting conundrum. All sorts of people collect very contemporary art, yet when it comes to the music which is analogous to that sort of art, they are not interested, or perhaps even hostile.
[ Analogous Art Collect Comes Contemporary Even Hostile Interested Interesting Know Music Perhaps Pose Sort Sorts Very Which World Yet]
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- Being broke is a temporary situation. Being poor is a state of mind.
[ Being Broke Mind Poor Situation State Temporary]
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- The extinction of race consciousness as between Muslims is one of the outstanding achievements of Islam, and in the contemporary world there is, as it happens, a crying need for the propagation of this Islamic virtue.
[ Achievements Between Consciousness Contemporary Crying Extinction Happens Islam Islamic Muslims Need Outstanding Propagation Race Virtue World]
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- I can inhabit any character in a way that is difficult to do successfully in a contemporary novel.
[ Any Character Contemporary Difficult Inhabit Novel Successfully Way]
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- An obituary should be an exercise in contemporary history, not a funeral oration.
[ Contemporary Exercise Funeral History Obituary Should]
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- I'm not doing contemporary songs unless something comes along that really knocks my socks off.
[ Along Comes Contemporary Doing Knocks Off Really Socks Something Songs Unless]
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- Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.
[ Avoid Being Dead Defeat Delay Detour Doing End Failure Nothing Only Our Saying Should Something Teacher Temporary Undertaker]
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- Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.
[ Change Consequences Direction Failure Forget Next Only Set Straight Success Temporary Your]
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- Nevertheless, in the theatre, and in the cinema, the contemporary reality of Poland has been represented only to a minuscule degree in the last 12 years.
[ Been Cinema Contemporary Degree Last Minuscule Nevertheless Only Poland Reality Represented Theatre Years]
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- On the one hand, we had great filmic spectacles that brought in big audiences, adults as well as primary and secondary school students. On the other hand, there were attempts to create contemporary Polish film.
[ Adults Attempts Audiences Big Brought Contemporary Create Film Great Had Hand Other Polish Primary School Secondary Spectacles Students Well Were]
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- But I don't think that poetry is a good, to use a contemporary word, venue, for current events.
[ Contemporary Current Events Good Poetry Think Use Venue Word]
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- As a nation we have the right to decide our own affairs, to mould our own future. This does not pose any danger to anybody. Our nation is fully aware of the responsibility for its own fate in the complicated situation of the contemporary world.
[ Affairs Any Anybody Aware Complicated Contemporary Danger Decide Does Fate Fully Future Mould Nation Our Own Pose Responsibility Right Situation World]
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- This might be one way to start talking about differences between the early postmodern writers of the fifties and sixties and their contemporary descendants.
[ Between Contemporary Descendants Differences Early Fifties Might Postmodern Sixties Start Talking Their Way Writers]
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- Wise are they who have learned these truths: Trouble is temporary. Time is tonic. Tribulation is a test tube.
[ Learned Temporary Test These Time Tonic Tribulation Trouble Truths Tube Wise]
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- I am a classical music lover - not necessarily the contemporary stuff, but the old stuff.
[ Am Classical Contemporary Lover Music Necessarily Old Stuff]
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- The contemporary form of true greatness lies in a civilization founded on the spirituality of work.
[ Civilization Contemporary Form Founded Greatness Lies Spirituality True Work]
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- If I take a less defensive tone, I'd admit that I couldn't write today a very jazzy, contemporary look at America as I did in 1979 in States of Desire.
[ Admit America Contemporary Defensive Desire Did Jazzy Less Look States Take Today Tone Very Write]
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- I have to think that I think it's always been a horse race between this administration's temporary political acumen and their completely, utterly, totally bankrupt policies. And they're coming home to roost. It was always a question of time. These guys aren't conservative. These guys are radicals.
[ Administration Always Bankrupt Been Between Coming Completely Conservative Guys Home Horse Policies Political Question Race Radicals Roost Temporary Their These Think Time Totally Utterly]
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- The engine of ancient society was religion but the engine of contemporary society, as I see it, is advertising.
[ Advertising Ancient Contemporary Engine Religion See Society]
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- Quite a lot of our contemporary culture is actually shot through with a resentment of limits and the passage of time, anger at what we can't do, fear or even disgust at growing old.
[ Actually Anger Contemporary Culture Disgust Even Fear Growing Limits Lot Old Our Passage Quite Resentment Shot Through Time]
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- It is clear that a temporary increase in the cap is needed to ensure high-tech companies can hire the specialized personnel they need to continue to help fuel California's economic growth.
[ California Cap Clear Companies Continue Economic Ensure Fuel Growth Help High-Tech Hire Increase Need Needed Personnel Specialized Temporary]
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- The work that lasts over time is the work which still speaks to us when all contemporary interest in that work is extinct.
[ Contemporary Extinct Interest Lasts Over Speaks Still Time Us Which Work]
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- I like to do theater and hopefully be effective. Most actors, at least contemporary actors of my generation, can't do it. They don't have the chops.
[ Actors Chops Contemporary Effective Generation Hopefully Least Most Theater]
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- The console games, as they come out with this new generation, will have a temporary advantage in price performance, but there are still many things you can do on a PC, more conveniently than you can do on a console machine.
[ Advantage Come Console Conveniently Games Generation Machine Many More New Out Pc Performance Price Still Temporary Than Things Will]
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- In this tour around the world I was not interested in contemporary buildings because I had seen contemporary buildings actually until they came out of my ears in a sense.
[ Actually Around Because Buildings Came Contemporary Ears Had Interested Out Seen Sense Tour Until World]
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- Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustained him through temporary periods of joy.
[ Abiding Being Had Him Irish Joy Periods Sense Sustained Temporary Through Tragedy Which]
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