Robert A. Brady - In 1862, Abraham Lincoln signed the Homestead Act, a bill opening one half million square miles of territory in the western United States for settlement.
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Dick Button - Laugh at yourself, but don't ever aim your doubt at yourself. Be bold. When you embark for strange places, don't leave any of yourself safely on shore. Have the nerve to go into unexplored territory.
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John Sherman Cooper - You'll never be disappointed if you always keep an eye on uncharted territory, where you'll be challenged and growing and having fun.
[ Always Challenged Disappointed Eye Fun Growing Having Keep Never Territory Uncharted Where]
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Edward Hoagland - Long-term, we must figure out a way that the Kurdish territory within Iraq operates with a certain amount of autonomy so that they feel comfortable and safe going back.
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Leopold Kronecker - A man's illness is his private territory and, no matter how much he loves you and how close you are, you stay an outsider. You are healthy.
[ Close Healthy His How Illness Loves Man Matter Much Outsider Private Stay Territory]
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Samantha Smith - The liberation movement which I led in Algeria, the organization that I created to fight the French army, was at first a small movement of nothing at all. We were but some tens of people throughout Algeria, a territory that is five times the size of France.
[ Algeria Army Created Fight First Five France French Led Liberation Movement Nothing Organization Size Small Some Tens Territory Throughout Times Were Which]
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- Many now born, by the time they are voters will compose part of a nation with a genius nowhere equaled, and with a vast territory upon which those energies and that genius can operate.
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- It would be dangerous territory if I wasn't practising what I preach which is to always accept responsibility, always accept the consequences of your actions.
[ Accept Actions Always Consequences Dangerous Practising Preach Responsibility Territory Which Would Your]
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- This resolution simply says Israel has the right to defend itself. This includes conducting operations both inside its borders and in the territory of nations that threaten it, which is in accordance with international law.
[ Accordance Borders Both Conducting Defend Includes Inside International Israel Itself Law Nations Operations Resolution Right Says Simply Territory Threaten Which]
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- I've never seen America as being one place, but I think the record industry people I've spoken to - although they will acknowledge that the cities are completely different from each other - I think they still handle it as being one territory.
[ Acknowledge Although America Being Cities Completely Different Each Handle Industry Never Other Place Record Seen Spoken Still Territory Think Will]
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- The music industry over there seems to treat America like it's one territory even though they got offices in different parts of America - they're still quite sort of 'America is the territory.'
[ America Different Even Got Industry Music Offices Over Parts Quite Seems Sort Still Territory Though Treat]
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- There aren't many people who say that Europe is a territory, or Asia is a territory - it'd be suicide. And there are even more people in America than in Europe. I think it's strange, really. I basically see it as loads of different places.
[ America Asia Basically Different Europe Even Loads Many More Places Really Say See Strange Suicide Territory Than Think]
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- We learned to be patient observers like the owl. We learned cleverness from the crow, and courage from the jay, who will attack an owl ten times its size to drive it off its territory. But above all of them ranked the chickadee because of its indomitable spirit.
[ Above Attack Because Cleverness Courage Crow Drive Indomitable Jay Learned Observers Off Owl Patient Ranked Size Spirit Ten Territory Them Times Will]
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- Giving frees us from the familiar territory of our own needs by opening our mind to the unexplained worlds occupied by the needs of others.
[ Familiar Frees Giving Mind Needs Occupied Opening Others Our Own Territory Unexplained Us Worlds]
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- Wales was in ancient times divided into three parts nearly equal, consideration having been paid, in this division, more to the value than to the just quantity or proportion of territory.
[ Ancient Been Consideration Divided Division Equal Having Into Just More Nearly Paid Parts Proportion Quantity Territory Than Three Times Value Wales]
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- The border sheriffs are locally elected. They're accountable. They know the territory and the people. And they can respond the most quickly to what is a real national security emergency, because the border is unprotected.
[ Accountable Because Border Elected Emergency Know Locally Most National Quickly Real Respond Security Sheriffs Territory Unprotected]
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- If I liken the Pacific War to a football match, I can say to you that the first half is over, we have kicked off after the interval, and we are going to carry the ball into enemy territory for a smashing victory.
[ After Ball Carry Enemy First Football Going Half Interval Into Kicked Liken Match Off Over Pacific Say Smashing Territory Victory War]
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- Certain readers resented me when they could no longer recognize their territory, their institution.
[ Certain Could Institution Longer Readers Recognize Resented Territory Their]
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- The one effective method of defending one's own territory from an offensive by air is to destroy the enemy's air power with the greatest possible speed.
[ Air Defending Destroy Effective Enemy Greatest Method Offensive Own Possible Power Speed Territory]
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- I don't let guys do hickeys. That's like a dog marking his territory or something.
[ Dog Guys His Marking Something Territory]
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- Last year the National Sorry Day Committee consulted with stolen generations people in every State and Territory, and concluded that programmes set up in response to the Bringing Them Home Report are reaching only a small fraction of those they are intended to help.
[ Bringing Committee Concluded Consulted Day Every Fraction Generations Help Home Intended Last National Only Programmes Reaching Report Response Set Small Sorry State Stolen Territory Them Those Up Year]
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- In the crowded and difficult conditions of a steep hillside, houses have had to struggle to establish their territory and to survive.
[ Conditions Crowded Difficult Establish Had Houses Steep Struggle Survive Territory Their]
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- Territory is but the body of a nation. The people who inhabit its hills and valleys are its soul, its spirit, its life.
[ Body Hills Inhabit Life Nation Soul Spirit Territory Valleys]
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- Grief is perhaps an unknown territory for you. You might feel both helpless and hopeless without a sense of a "map" for the journey. Confusion is the hallmark of a transition. To rebuild both your inner and outer world is a major project.
[ Both Confusion Feel Grief Hallmark Helpless Hopeless Inner Journey Major Map Might Outer Perhaps Project Rebuild Sense Territory Transition Unknown Without World Your]
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- From the material point of view the proposal is unacceptable, for France, without further territory in Europe being taken from her, could be so crushed as to lose her position as a Great Power, and become subordinate to German policy.
[ Become Being Could Crushed Europe France Further German Great Her Lose Material Point Policy Position Power Proposal Subordinate Taken Territory Unacceptable View Without]
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- Ours is a country built more on people than on territory. The Jews will come from everywhere: from France, from Russia, from America, from Yemen... Their faith is their passport.
[ America Built Come Country Everywhere Faith France Jews More Ours Passport Russia Territory Than Their Will Yemen]
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- Partisans fight on familiar territory with professed political objectives to conquer power. This is what distinguishes them from terrorists.
[ Conquer Distinguishes Familiar Fight Objectives Partisans Political Power Professed Territory Terrorists Them]
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- We want to see Israel withdraw from our territory. But we don't want to be accountable vis-a-vis Israel on the security basis, because we don't see, in the absence of a peace agreement, that Lebanon can really be accountable to Israel if anything happens.
[ Absence Accountable Agreement Anything Basis Because Happens Israel Lebanon Our Peace Really Security See Territory Want Withdraw]
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- The old charters of Massachusetts, Virginia, and the Carolinas had given title to strips of territory extending from the Atlantic westward to the Pacific.
[ Atlantic Carolinas Charters Extending Given Had Massachusetts Old Pacific Strips Territory Title Virginia Westward]
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- Size is not grandeur, and territory does not make a nation.
[ Does Grandeur Make Nation Size Territory]
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- All too often, academic departments defend their territory with the passion of cornered animals, though with far less justification.
[ Academic Animals Cornered Defend Departments Far Justification Less Often Passion Territory Their Though Too]
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- I think the best way is to forget about racing people and just find territory that's fresh.
[ Best Find Forget Fresh Just Racing Territory Think Way]
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- The only way to find that territory is trying to keep your mind constantly open. That's the only way that you're ever going to see the sort of signs of where to go.
[ Constantly Ever Find Go Going Keep Mind Only Open See Signs Sort Territory Trying Way Where Your]
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- We got into all the trouble you could ever imagine. We figured that if the Jones boys and all the gangsters ran Chicago, we had our own territory now. All the stores, all the crime, we were in charge of everything, my stepbrother and my brother.
[ Boys Brother Charge Chicago Could Crime Ever Everything Figured Gangsters Got Had Imagine Into Jones Now Our Own Ran Stores Territory Trouble Were]
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- Governor Isaac Stevens of the Washington Territory said there were a great many white people in our country, and many more would come; that he wanted the land marked out so that the Indians and the white man could be separated.
[ Come Could Country Governor Great Indians Isaac Land Man Many Marked More Our Out Said Separated Stevens Territory Wanted Washington Were White Would]
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- What I like about non-fiction is that it covers such a huge territory. The best non-fiction is also creative.
[ Also Best Covers Creative Huge Non-Fiction Such Territory]
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- I've always said to my men friends, If you really care for me, darling, you will give me territory. Give me land, give me land.
[ Always Care Darling Friends Give Land Men Really Said Territory Will]
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- There is something very very special, universal and easily identifiable among all Jews; it is beyond territory, it is something we all have in common.
[ Among Beyond Common Easily Identifiable Jews Something Special Territory Universal Very]
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- If words are not things, or maps are not the actual territory, then, obviously, the only possible link between the objective world and the linguistic world is found in structure, and structure alone.
[ Actual Alone Between Found Linguistic Link Maps Objective Obviously Only Possible Structure Territory Then Things Words World]
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- Two important characteristics of maps should be noticed. A map is not the territory it represents, but, if correct, it has a similar structure to the territory, which accounts for its usefulness.
[ Accounts Characteristics Correct Important Map Maps Noticed Represents Should Similar Structure Territory Two Usefulness Which]
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- We're not afraid of risking what was our success yesterday in order to explore some new field. We're adventurous. We like the challenge of unknown territory, unknown artistic field, and that's what stimulates us.
[ Adventurous Afraid Artistic Challenge Explore Field New Order Our Risking Some Stimulates Success Territory Unknown Us Yesterday]
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- I think I remember from the offset I said, 'I've visited this territory. This isn't for me.' And then I read the script and I said, 'You know, this is completely something different. This is a whole new life.'
[ Completely Different Know Life New Offset Read Remember Said Script Something Territory Then Think Visited Whole]
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- On the acquisition of Louisiana, in the year 1803, the attention of the government of the United States, was early directed towards exploring and improving the new territory.
[ Acquisition Attention Directed Early Exploring Government Improving Louisiana New States Territory Towards United Year]
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- A Country is not a mere territory; the particular territory is only its foundation. The Country is the idea which rises upon that foundation; it is the sentiment of love, the sense of fellowship which binds together all the sons of that territory.
[ Binds Country Fellowship Foundation Idea Love Mere Only Particular Rises Sense Sentiment Sons Territory Together Upon Which]
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- We're going to be treated very poorly, I think that goes with the territory, and you have to get over it, get beyond it and know who you are among your peers and especially among your family when you look in the mirror.
[ Among Beyond Especially Family Get Goes Going Know Look Mirror Over Peers Poorly Territory Think Treated Very Your]
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- All I know is that I operate by going out to each of them and trying to learn the territory in which they operate. My language to each of them has to suit their brain.
[ Brain Each Going Know Language Learn Operate Out Suit Territory Their Them Trying Which]
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- By these purchases the Indian title, with moderate reservations, has been extinguished to the whole of the land within the limits of the State of Ohio, and to a part of that in the Michigan Territory and of the State of Indiana.
[ Been Extinguished Indian Indiana Land Limits Michigan Moderate Ohio Part Purchases Reservations State Territory These Title Whole Within]
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- Reference to the territory and total disregard for the nationality of the companies is of course the best guarantee that competition assessment remain just that and doesn't get affected by trade or other considerations.
[ Affected Assessment Best Companies Competition Considerations Course Disregard Get Guarantee Just Nationality Other Reference Remain Territory Total Trade]
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- The nation did not begin to realize the extraordinary possibilities of the vast Western territory until its attention was thus suddenly and definitely concentrated on the Pacific by the annual addition of over fifty million dollars to the circulating medium.
[ Addition Annual Attention Begin Circulating Concentrated Definitely Did Dollars Extraordinary Fifty Medium Million Nation Over Pacific Possibilities Realize Suddenly Territory Thus Until Vast Western]
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- The whole territory of the Netherlands was girt with forests.
[ Forests Netherlands Territory Whole]
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- I get bored doing one thing only. I've been very lucky to explore a lot of different artistic territory and I don't see why I won't continue on that path.
[ Artistic Been Bored Continue Different Doing Explore Get Lot Lucky Only Path See Territory Thing Very Why Won]
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- I think there, there also had been just before I got to Honduras a rather spectacular capture of an arms shipment that from Nicaragua across Honduran test, territory destined for El Salvador and I think that some of that equipment had been also to Cuba and the Soviet bloc.
[ Across Also Arms Been Before Bloc Capture Cuba Destined El Equipment Got Had Honduras Just Nicaragua Rather Salvador Some Soviet Spectacular Territory Test Think]
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- In the past, on Earth, it has largely been to exploit foreign resources and to expand the domestic territory.
[ Been Domestic Earth Expand Exploit Foreign Largely Past Resources Territory]
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- The increase of territory and power of empires by force of arms has been the policy of all great powers, and it has always been possible to get the approval of their state religion.
[ Always Approval Arms Been Empires Force Get Great Increase Policy Possible Power Powers Religion State Territory Their]
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- I thought I had a great opportunity when I started doing my comic book in 1972. I thought there was so much territory to work in.
[ Book Comic Doing Great Had Much Opportunity Started Territory Thought Work]
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- If I wasn't doing this kind of exploration, I'd like to be doing some other kind of exploration. It might be more risky, or less risky, but, in the business of exploration, risk is part of the territory.
[ Business Doing Exploration Kind Less Might More Other Part Risk Risky Some Territory]
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- Give immediate instruction to all your posts in said territory, under your direction, at no time and on no pretence to hoist, or suffer be hoisted, the English flag.
[ Direction English Flag Give Hoist Immediate Instruction Posts Pretence Said Suffer Territory Time Under Your]
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- A strategy delineates a territory in which a company seeks to be unique.
[ Company Seeks Strategy Territory Unique Which]
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- Of course the case of the Christian Church planted among the nations must differ, in various ways, from that of any sect forming in connection with religious awakening in a territory of professing Christianity.
[ Among Any Awakening Case Christian Christianity Church Connection Course Differ Forming Must Nations Planted Professing Religious Sect Territory Various Ways]
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- I'm aware that most people who meet me for the first time think of me in a certain way because of who my father is. That just comes with the territory. But that's been that way ever since I was a little kid as long as I can remember. I grew up that way.
[ Aware Because Been Certain Comes Ever Father First Grew Just Kid Little Long Meet Most Remember Since Territory Think Time Up Way]
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- As an actor and as a person you come together with being in familiar territory although that has not been my whole life. That's been a part of it. I think a lot of people associate me with the west because of Sundance.
[ Actor Although Associate Because Been Being Come Familiar Life Lot Part Person Sundance Territory Think Together West Whole]
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- But the truth of the matter is, we're an open society, we want to remain an open society, and there will continue to be vulnerability. That's why we have to meet the threats when they are not yet taking place on our territory and on our soil.
[ Continue Matter Meet Open Our Place Remain Society Soil Taking Territory Threats Truth Vulnerability Want Why Will Yet]
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- We've been a country that's been fortunate to be protected by two oceans, to not have serious attacks on our territory for most of our history. And we were unfortunately reminded in a very devastating way of our vulnerability.
[ Attacks Been Country Devastating Fortunate History Most Oceans Our Protected Reminded Serious Territory Two Unfortunately Very Vulnerability Way Were]
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- All adventures, especially into new territory, are scary.
[ Adventures Especially Into New Scary Territory]
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- In the first place, when there is a policy of intentional aggression, inspired by a desire to get possession of the territory or the trade of another country, right or wrong, a pretext is always sought.
[ Aggression Always Another Country Desire First Get Inspired Intentional Place Policy Possession Pretext Right Sought Territory Trade Wrong]
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- You stick your head above the crowd and attract attention and sometimes somebody will throw a rock at you. That's the territory. You buy the land, you get the Indians.
[ Above Attention Attract Buy Crowd Get Head Indians Land Rock Somebody Sometimes Stick Territory Throw Will Your]
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- Writers and politicians are natural rivals. Both groups try to make the world in their own images; they fight for the same territory.
[ Both Fight Groups Images Make Natural Own Politicians Rivals Same Territory Their Try World Writers]
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- I want that which is hilarious and that which is heartbreaking to occupy the same territory in the book because I think they very often occupy the same territory in life, much as we try to separate them.
[ Because Book Heartbreaking Hilarious Life Much Occupy Often Same Separate Territory Them Think Try Very Want Which]
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- Mr. Speaker, the goal of stem cell research should be to help our fellow human beings. The debate on this issue has, unfortunately, moved into dangerous unethical territory when perfectly moral alternatives exist.
[ Alternatives Beings Cell Dangerous Debate Exist Fellow Goal Help Human Into Issue Moral Moved Mr Our Perfectly Research Should Speaker Stem Territory Unethical Unfortunately]
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- We all knew the book well because it's the cult book in Latin America. For me, this was a sacred territory. I would not have ventured into it by myself.
[ America Because Book Cult Into Knew Latin Myself Sacred Territory Ventured Well Would]
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- It is like a voyage of discovery into unknown lands, seeking not for new territory but for new knowledge. It should appeal to those with a good sense of adventure.
[ Adventure Appeal Discovery Good Into Knowledge Lands New Seeking Sense Should Territory Those Unknown Voyage]
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- Germany can generally only pay if the Corridor and Upper Silesia will be handed back to Germany from Polish possession, and if besides somewhere on the earth colonial territory will be made available to Germany.
[ Available Back Besides Colonial Corridor Earth Generally Germany Handed Made Only Pay Polish Possession Somewhere Territory Upper Will]
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- Birth on U.S. territory has never been an absolute claim to citizenship.
[ Absolute Been Birth Citizenship Claim Never Territory]
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- The central premise behind Oslo was that if Arafat were given enough legitimacy, territory, weapons and money, he would use his power to fight terror and make peace with Israel.
[ Arafat Behind Central Enough Fight Given His Israel Legitimacy Make Money Oslo Peace Power Premise Territory Terror Use Weapons Were Would]
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- I'm not too fond of the hard work and the constant battle with self-doubt that goes on when I write, but I figure that's part of the territory.
[ Battle Constant Figure Fond Goes Hard Part Self-Doubt Territory Too Work Write]
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- Modern Armenia survived only because it was the single province controlled, and protected, by the Russian Empire. The rest of the territory within its historical borders is almost wholly devoid of ethnic Armenians.
[ Almost Armenia Armenians Because Borders Controlled Devoid Empire Ethnic Historical Modern Only Protected Province Rest Russian Single Survived Territory Wholly Within]
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- Over a spell of about three years, I played a series of roles that were, for me, all very different, but most of them came out within a six-month period. They all dealt with a kind of dark territory that in some cases had been mined before in movies.
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- Yet, Puerto Rico's economic convergence and political integration with the rest of the nation is in a state of arrest - even though the island has been within the national borders, political system and customs territory of the U.S. for a century.
[ Arrest Been Borders Century Convergence Customs Economic Even Integration Island Nation National Political Puerto Rest Rico State System Territory Though Within Yet]
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- Those who tell you that the territorial question is an abstraction, that you can never colonize another territory without the African slavetrade, are both deaf and blind to the history of the last sixty years.
[ Abstraction African Another Blind Both Deaf History Last Never Question Sixty Tell Territorial Territory Those Without Years]
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- I'm not very interested in charting a day-to-day familiar reality. I'm always looking for territory in which to explore the BIG subjects, the life-or-death stories.
[ Always Big Charting Day-To-Day Explore Familiar Interested Looking Reality Stories Subjects Territory Very Which]
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- So history is fertile territory for me and I think I could feel happy with any period of history, provided I had the right sources and the necessary time for the initial research.
[ Any Could Feel Fertile Had Happy History Initial Necessary Period Provided Research Right Sources Territory Think Time]
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- In fact, it is amazing how much European films - Italian, French, German and English - have recovered a certain territory of the audience in their countries over the last few years.
[ Amazing Audience Certain Countries English European Fact Few Films French German How Italian Last Much Over Recovered Territory Their Years]
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- The culture of independent film criticism has totally gone down the drain and this seems to come with the territory of the consumer age that we are now living in.
[ Age Come Consumer Criticism Culture Down Drain Film Gone Independent Living Now Seems Territory Totally]
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- I'm sad to report that in the past few years, ever since uncertainty became our insistent 21st century companion, leadership has taken a great leap backwards to the familiar territory of command and control.
[ Backwards Became Century Command Companion Control Ever Familiar Few Great Insistent Leadership Leap Our Past Report Sad Since Taken Territory Uncertainty Years]
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- Some of my ideas were shot down by Lucasfilm because they stepped on territory that has been reserved for the movies. I didn't have a problem with that.
[ Because Been Down Ideas Movies Problem Reserved Shot Some Stepped Territory Were]
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- Congress would exclude slavery from any territory that in the future might be acquired from Mexico.
[ Acquired Any Congress Exclude Future Mexico Might Slavery Territory Would]
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- I lost a lot of territory I really enjoyed having, but there was no doubt I had to do it to help Democrats.
[ Democrats Doubt Enjoyed Had Having Help Lost Lot Really Territory]
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- We must see what in the Israeli identity - in the Israeli - we can give to other people rather than speaking so often of taking, expanding territory.
[ Expanding Give Identity Israeli Must Often Other Rather See Speaking Taking Territory Than]
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- Thousands of mercenaries, who have trained in camps on the territory of Chechnya as well as come in from abroad, are actually preparing to impose extremist ideas on the whole world.
[ Abroad Actually Camps Chechnya Come Extremist Ideas Impose Mercenaries Preparing Territory Thousands Trained Well Whole World]
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- Without territory, it does not even have the resources to provide detention facilities for prisoners, even if it were interested in holding captured POWs.
[ Captured Detention Does Even Facilities Holding Interested Pows Prisoners Provide Resources Territory Were Without]
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