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Quotations that match 'asian'.OK, it was black, it was below grade, I was female, Asian American, young, too young to have served. Yet I think none of the opposition in that sense hurt me.
[ American Asian Below Black Female Grade Hurt None Ok Opposition Sense Served Think Too Yet Young]
There is not a liberal America and a conservative America - there is the United States of America. There is not a black America and a white America and latino America and asian America - there's the United States of America.
[ America Asian Black Conservative Latino Liberal States United White]
In the final analysis, the whole cause of world revolution hinges on the revolutionary struggles of the Asian, African and Latin American people who make up the overwhelming majority of the world's population.
[ African American Analysis Asian Cause Final Hinges Latin Majority Make Overwhelming Population Revolution Revolutionary Struggles Up Whole World]
When you look at the state of the economy right now, you have to set a priority. And my top priority is the deficit of jobs and economic growth, and especially this perception that the United States could be falling behind especially Asian economies.
[ Asian Behind Could Deficit Economic Economies Economy Especially Falling Growth Jobs Look Now Perception Priority Right Set State States Top United]
My parents kept the best aspects of the Asian culture, and they Americanized the family. My mother was a great example for me. She was a working mother with a good career.
[ Americanized Asian Aspects Best Career Culture Example Family Good Great Kept Mother Parents She Working]
It was one thing to contain the Soviet Union in Europe because Britain, France, and Germany were all willing to join in. But will Japan and other Asian countries be willing to join in the containment of China?
[ Asian Because Britain China Contain Countries Europe France Germany Japan Join Other Soviet Thing Union Were Will Willing]
Being Asian in this business is something you have to consider, because sometimes people aren't as open. They'll say, I can't see you with a Caucasian person.
[ Asian Because Being Business Caucasian Consider Open Person Say See Something Sometimes]
The future for us is the foreseeable future. The South Asian, however, feels that it is perfectly realistic to think of a 'long time' in terms of thousands of years.
[ Asian Feels Foreseeable Future However Long Perfectly Realistic South Terms Think Thousands Time Us Years]
They probably do have an Asian Barbie.
[ Asian Barbie Probably]
Black people are inferior to Caucasians. Blacks constitute a totally distinct group; they overshadow the country with the germ... of evil.
[ Black Blacks Constitute Country Distinct Evil Germ Group Inferior Totally]
I don't understand labels. I don't need anybody to tell me I'm Latina or black or anything else. I've played characters that were written for Caucasian females, I just want to be given the same consideration as everybody else, and so far that has been happening.
[ Anybody Anything Been Black Caucasian Characters Consideration Else Everybody Far Females Given Happening Just Labels Latina Need Played Same Tell Understand Want Were Written]
No, I've heard over the years that it's nice for them to see somebody who's like, you know, a well-known successful musician who's Asian. I've heard it from a few musicians, too.
[ Asian Few Heard Know Musician Musicians Nice Over See Somebody Successful Them Too Well-Known Years]
In view of China's growing military strength and intentions, the best way to safeguard Asia's permanent peace and prosperity is to have all Asian countries join forces with other democratic countries in the world to form a global community of democracies.
[ Asia Asian Best China Community Countries Democracies Democratic Forces Form Global Growing Intentions Join Military Other Peace Permanent Prosperity Safeguard Strength View Way World]
They were concerned about the racial issue. They thought it was not a safe issue to go Asian, unfortunately.
[ Asian Concerned Go Issue Racial Safe Thought Unfortunately Were]
I think Anna and the King is a look at Asia from the Asian perspective, reflecting the Asian experience, which is very rare.
[ Anna Asia Asian Experience King Look Perspective Rare Reflecting Think Very Which]
Ancestor worship, or filial piety so characteristic of Asian cultures, for example, does not really resonate with Americans who favor children, not grandparents.
[ Americans Ancestor Asian Characteristic Children Cultures Does Example Favor Filial Grandparents Piety Really Resonate Worship]
Asian countries produce eight times as many engineering bachelors as the United States, and the number of U.S. students graduating at the masters and PhD levels in these areas is declining.
[ Areas Asian Bachelors Countries Declining Eight Engineering Graduating Levels Many Masters Number Phd Produce States Students These Times United]
The Athanasian Creed is to me light and intelligible reading in comparison with much that now passes for science.
[ Comparison Creed Intelligible Light Much Now Passes Reading Science]
A lot of my students are Asian-American, and it has been thrilling to watch them break through the stereotypes into something alive and surprising.
[ Alive Been Break Into Lot Something Stereotypes Students Surprising Them Thrilling Through Watch]
Chinese culture has a lot of virtues that are tremendously valuable to not only us as Asian-Americans, but also the world in general.
[ Also Chinese Culture General Lot Only Tremendously Us Valuable Virtues World]
A brief visit to Nepal started my insatiable love for Asian art.
[ Art Asian Brief Insatiable Love Nepal Started Visit]
The Singapore Open is the flagship event of the Asian Tour, it is a massive event and it is being played in a great place. I love coming here and it is good to be back.
[ Asian Back Being Coming Event Good Great Here Love Massive Open Place Played Singapore Tour]
I majored in Chinese. I was never really good at Chinese but I really, really benefited from having been exposed to Asian philosophy early in my life.
[ Asian Been Benefited Chinese Early Exposed Good Having Life Majored Never Philosophy Really]
I'm not trying to disrespect anybody by saying this - I'm not sure I feel any interaction with Asian America in any collective sense. - It's like, when you're telling me this right now, my reaction is, Really? Asian America knows about me?
[ America Any Anybody Asian Collective Disrespect Feel Interaction Knows Now Reaction Really Right Saying Sense Sure Telling Trying]
And so in terms of territorial control, in terms of economic preeminence, the western share of the gross world product is declining as Asian societies in particular develop economically.
[ Asian Control Declining Develop Economic Economically Gross Particular Product Share Societies Terms Territorial Western World]
I don't want to have people brought in simply because they are black or Asian.
[ Asian Because Black Brought Simply Want]
American high school students trail teenagers from 14 European and Asian countries in reading, math and science. We're even trailing France.
[ American Asian Countries European Even France High Math Reading School Science Students Teenagers Trail Trailing]
We sincerely hope that south Asian countries will respect and live in amity with each other, and achieve common development, and that south Asia will enjoy peace, stability and prosperity.
[ Achieve Amity Asia Asian Common Countries Development Each Enjoy Hope Live Other Peace Prosperity Respect Sincerely South Stability Will]
My father in the film - which we probably haven't seen in previous movies, and in British Asian movies you could probably count on one hand - he says exactly why, actually why he's frightened for his daughter. He came to this country, England, and had a bit of a crappy time.
[ Actually Asian Bit British Came Could Count Country Crappy Daughter England Exactly Father Film Frightened Had Hand Haven His Movies Previous Probably Says Seen Time Which Why]
I've always been fascinated by Asian culture, and I love that women can play the lead in a horror film.
[ Always Asian Been Culture Fascinated Film Horror Lead Love Play Women]
So in Asia I want to make - I want to succeed to make a model of what success, practicing democracy, and market economy. Then that will give a good influence over Asian countries.
[ Asia Asian Countries Democracy Economy Give Good Influence Make Market Model Over Practicing Succeed Success Then Want Will]
It's not like that often, I mean, I suppose out of a ratio of 10 fans maybe like 1 or 2 of 'em might be Asian, and maybe every second or third time they might bring up something that they're Asian and I'm Asian.
[ Asian Bring Em Every Fans Maybe Mean Might Often Out Ratio Second Something Suppose Third Time Up]
People's identities as Indians, as Asians, or as members of the human race, seemed to give way - quite suddenly - to sectarian identification with Hindu, Muslim, or Sikh communities.
[ Asians Communities Give Hindu Human Identification Identities Indians Members Muslim Quite Race Sectarian Seemed Suddenly Way]
We can now have action movies with two stars where one might be African American and one might be Asian American. One of them doesn't have to be white, and the other one doesn't have to be the ethnic sidekick. We're way over that. And I think it's happening in society, too.
[ Action African American Asian Ethnic Happening Might Movies Now Other Over Sidekick Society Stars Them Think Too Two Way Where White]
We deliberately used elements from Brazilian music and from African and Asian music. Now people can hear that but then it sounded so abstract, they couldn't hear it.
[ Abstract African Asian Brazilian Deliberately Elements Hear Music Now Sounded Then Used]
The great problem there is we have to have the cooperation of those other Asian countries.
[ Asian Cooperation Countries Great Other Problem Those]
More Asians need to be on television as a positive role model.
[ Asians Model More Need Positive Role Television]
There is no way that we know what is going on between the African American and the Asian American. We don't understand what an Indigenous American is. We don't understand what a Latino American is.
[ African American Asian Between Going Indigenous Know Latino Understand Way]
I cook everything. I love Mediterranean cooking, I love Asian cooking. I do lots of Japanese noodles.
[ Asian Cook Cooking Everything Japanese Lots Love Mediterranean]
Many of the Central Asians know Russian, and Ted Levin speaks it fluently. I speak Chinese, but Mongolian is completely different, so we had to have translators.
[ Asians Central Chinese Completely Different Fluently Had Know Many Russian Speak Speaks Ted Translators]
I've been informed by both sides, jazz, western music, Asian music, African music, all sides, because I've been interested in the sound of the universe, and that sound is without limit.
[ African Asian Because Been Both Informed Interested Jazz Limit Music Sides Sound Universe Western Without]
The dramatic modernization of the Asian economies ranks alongside the Renaissance and the Industrial Revolution as one of the most important developments in economic history.
[ Alongside Asian Developments Dramatic Economic Economies History Important Industrial Modernization Most Ranks Renaissance Revolution]
As a matter of fact they'd blacken us down. I guess there's a reason that according to what the Caucasian wanted us to look like. He wanted us to look-if we were Black, then he had his idea of what we look like.
[ According Black Caucasian Down Fact Guess Had His Idea Look Matter Reason Then Us Wanted Were]
The most important thing that certainly the United States and other Asian and Pacific actors have done is to urge that whatever happens, however the dispute is resolved, that it be resolved peacefully.
[ Actors Asian Certainly Dispute Done Happens However Important Most Other Pacific Peacefully Resolved States Thing United Urge Whatever]
And it's very strange, but I think there is something very common - not only in Celtic music - but there is a factor or element in Celtic music that is similar in music that we find in Japan, the United States, Europe, and even China and other Asian countries.
[ Asian Celtic China Common Countries Element Europe Even Factor Find Japan Music Only Other Similar Something States Strange Think United Very]
Growing up, I thought I was white. It didn't occur to me I was Asian-American until I was studying abroad in Denmark and there was a little bit of prejudice.
[ Abroad Bit Denmark Growing Little Occur Prejudice Studying Thought Until Up White]
People's view of exotic or Asian women are changing. It's much nicer to hear 'She's pretty' than 'She's pretty - for an Asian woman.'
[ Asian Changing Exotic Hear Much Nicer Pretty She Than View Woman Women]
Throughout my career, I was to be cast as a frontier girl, an aristocrat, an Arabian, a Eurasian, a Polynesian, and a Chinese.
[ Arabian Aristocrat Career Cast Chinese Frontier Girl Throughout]
Yeah, I'm sure there are stereotypes of Asian people.
[ Asian Stereotypes Sure Yeah]
The roles for South Asians may have increased by a decent number but there has been a negligible change in the quality of these roles. We still have to fight stereotypes. Fortunately, I've had the priviledge of working with people who look beyond the color of your skin.
[ Asians Been Beyond Change Color Decent Fight Fortunately Had Increased Look May Negligible Number Quality Roles Skin South Stereotypes Still These Working Your]
No matter what happens, we couldn't let people say Asian-American actors can't act.
[ Act Actors Happens Matter Say]
The Asian nation's oil demand is expected to grow this year by 800,000 barrels per day and represents more than one-third of the total growth in global demand, according to the Energy Information Agency.
[ According Agency Asian Barrels Day Demand Energy Expected Global Grow Growth Information More Nation Oil One-Third Per Represents Than Total Year]
I take great pride in having been able to overcome the Asian financial crisis and seeking the opportunities available to bring about an unprecedented growth in the economy.
[ Able Asian Available Been Bring Crisis Economy Financial Great Growth Having Opportunities Overcome Pride Seeking Take Unprecedented]
If I could rap, that would be a sensation, but I can't, you see, I'm just a Caucasian.
[ Caucasian Could Just Rap See Sensation Would]
In many Asian households, to not go on to higher education, that's like a big no-no. I know my parents' discouragement was for my own protection, and I'm really close to them now, but they didn't understand that there is value in this. That's because they didn't know.
[ Asian Because Big Close Discouragement Education Go Higher Households Know Many Now Own Parents Protection Really Them Understand Value]
The direct investment of Japanese businesses to East Asian economies accelerates the reallocation of their production bases. Consequently, between Japan and the other East Asian countries, both exports and imports are growing substantially.
[ Asian Bases Between Both Businesses Consequently Countries Direct East Economies Exports Growing Imports Investment Japan Japanese Other Production Substantially Their]
They call upon us to supply American boys to do the job that Asian boys should do.
[ American Asian Boys Call Job Should Supply Upon Us]
Horsemeat in many European and Asian countries is consumed as a delicacy.
[ Asian Consumed Countries Delicacy European Many]
People identify with me - everyone does - African American women, Caucasian women, they all identify with me because I'm ethnic.
[ African American Because Caucasian Does Ethnic Everyone Identify Women]
I believe we are in danger of being swamped by Asians.
[ Asians Being Believe Danger Swamped]
Our theme for this year's festivities, Dreams and Challenges of Asian Pacific Americans, speaks to the many generations of Asian Pacific Americans who worked hard to overcome economic hardship, racism and other barriers in their pursuit of the American dream.
[ American Americans Asian Barriers Challenges Dream Dreams Economic Generations Hard Hardship Many Other Our Overcome Pacific Pursuit Racism Speaks Their Theme Worked Year]
For the past few years, I was the more visible Asian performer, and I think it gave young girls a kind of role model showing it's possible to actually reach success doing movies.
[ Actually Asian Doing Few Gave Girls Kind Model More Movies Past Performer Possible Reach Role Showing Success Think Visible Years Young]
The pains felt by Asian countries are our own pains. Disaster in Asia is nothing but ours as well.
[ Asia Asian Countries Disaster Felt Nothing Our Ours Own Pains Well]
The Sixth Sense is not a good white film. Insomnia is not a good white film. They're just good films. So why we can't we have good films that happen to have black people, or Asian, or Latino, or any other minority group in them?
[ Any Asian Black Film Films Good Group Happen Insomnia Just Latino Minority Other Sense Sixth Them White Why]
You remember all those phrases about how "these people" - Asians - don't value human life like we do. Well if you spend any time around them, you discover that they love their children just as much as we love ours. That is certainly true of the Vietnamese.
[ Any Around Asians Certainly Children Discover How Human Just Life Love Much Ours Phrases Remember Spend Their Them These Those Time True Value Vietnamese Well]
No one tells every white person in this country how to be. No one tells every Hispanic, or Asian or Jewish person in this country how to be. There is no single definition of whiteness or single definition of blackness.
[ Asian Blackness Country Definition Every Hispanic How Jewish Person Single Tells White Whiteness]
And my point was one I think that you'd agree with, which is there's no room in America for a black racist, a Latino racist, or a white racist, or an Asian racist, or a Native American racist. Now, we're either color blind or we're not color blind.
[ Agree America American Asian Black Blind Color Either Latino Native Now Point Room Think Which White]
I'd heard a lot of Asian people were rooting for me, but I had no idea. I was stunned. They were... impassioned, especially compared to Japan. I couldn't even have anticipated that kind of welcome.
[ Anticipated Asian Compared Especially Even Had Heard Idea Impassioned Japan Kind Lot Rooting Stunned Welcome Were]
All Asian parents are into your children having a respectable, decent stable job. Acting was unimaginable to my parents.
[ Acting Asian Children Decent Having Into Job Parents Respectable Stable Unimaginable Your]
We are not about to send American boys 9 or 10 thousand miles away from home to do what Asian boys ought to be doing for themselves.
[ American Asian Away Boys Doing Home Miles Ought Send Themselves Thousand]
Every time we had a hot war going on in Asia, it was difficult for Asian Americans here.
[ Americans Asia Asian Difficult Every Going Had Here Hot Time War]
For as long as the power of America's diversity is diminished by acts of discrimination and violence against people just because they are black, Hispanic, Asian, Jewish, Muslim or gay, we still must overcome.
[ Acts Against America Asian Because Black Diminished Discrimination Diversity Gay Hispanic Jewish Just Long Muslim Must Overcome Power Still Violence]
A lot of Republicans are white Christians, but the Republican Party is reaching out to Hispanics, and reaching out to blacks, and reaching out to Asians.
[ Asians Blacks Christians Hispanics Lot Out Party Reaching Republican Republicans White]
Geologists are rapidly becoming convinced that the mammals spread from their central Asian point of origin largely because of great variations in climate.
[ Asian Because Becoming Central Climate Convinced Geologists Great Largely Mammals Origin Point Rapidly Spread Their Variations]
Morals are in all countries the result of legislation and government; they are not African or Asian or European: they are good or bad.
[ African Asian Bad Countries European Good Government Legislation Morals Result]
For me, I'm just trying to be the best at what I do. I'll wave an Asian American flag if I get that opportunity. I'm not hiding or trying to discredit my background or anything, I just haven't had the opportunity.
[ American Anything Asian Background Best Discredit Flag Get Had Haven Hiding Just Opportunity Trying Wave]
In this context, the current recovery in the Japanese economy is taking place in tandem with the growing interdependence with the rest of the world, particularly with the other East Asian economies.
[ Asian Context Current East Economies Economy Growing Interdependence Japanese Other Particularly Place Recovery Rest Taking Tandem World]
I had lived in Fukuoka during the mid 1990s, and I was a volunteer with the Fukuoka Asian Film Festival.
[ Asian During Festival Film Had Lived Mid Volunteer]
For years, I looked to Bruce Lee as a mentor as being a Chinese and Asian man living in this country.
[ Asian Being Bruce Chinese Country Lee Living Looked Man Mentor Years]
It says something about this new global economy that USA Today now reports every morning on the day's events in Asian markets.
[ Asian Day Economy Events Every Global Markets Morning New Now Reports Says Something Today Usa]
While there I began to study the Asian religions as theories of mind.
[ Asian Began Mind Religions Study Theories While]
I think a major cause of present Asian economic difficulties that mainly come from, you know, lack of market economy.
[ Asian Cause Come Difficulties Economic Economy Know Lack Mainly Major Market Present Think]
Paradoxically, the people and state of Japan living on such moral props were not innocent but had been stained by their own past history of invading other Asian countries.
[ Asian Been Countries Had History Innocent Invading Japan Living Moral Other Own Paradoxically Past Props Stained State Such Their Were]
But, yeah, as far as Asian Americans go, I hope they know they can look at me and see that they can do music on their own, within a band or just on their own, and not feel like there's any barriers. I've never felt any particular barriers myself, being who I am.
[ Am Americans Any Asian Band Barriers Being Far Feel Felt Go Hope Just Know Look Music Myself Never Own Particular See Their Within Yeah]
When I made it, I still didn't wave the flag and say, Yeah go Asian people. I do want people to know that about me, but I always felt like at least musically, let me just do what I do and be the best at it. Which is what I'm doing right now.
[ Always Asian Best Doing Felt Flag Go Just Know Least Made Musically Now Right Say Still Want Wave Which Yeah]
There really aren't any completely Asian people singing right now.
[ Any Asian Completely Now Really Right Singing]
In fact, it struck me when we invaded last year that if we did it without European and East Asian support, we were risking losing our alliance in Europe in exchange for Iraq, and that is a very undesirable exchange.
[ Alliance Asian Did East Europe European Exchange Fact Invaded Iraq Last Losing Our Risking Struck Support Undesirable Very Were Without Year]