Quotations that match 'debates'.

And so many of the kinds of labels you get stuck with don't really tell the story; Progressive, Art Rock, Noise Music, Downtown - it ends up being a struggle to stay out of debates that other people are having around you. Fred Frith
[ Around Art Being Debates Downtown Ends Get Having Kinds Labels Many Music Noise Other Out Progressive Really Rock Stay Story Struggle Stuck Tell Up]
Al Gore adopted three utterly different personas in three national presidential debates. Rich Lowry
[ Adopted Al Debates Different Gore National Presidential Three Utterly]
The connections I draw between human nature and political systems in my new book, for example, were prefigured in the debates during the Enlightenment and during the framing of the American Constitution. Steven Pinker
[ American Between Book Connections Constitution Debates Draw During Enlightenment Example Framing Human Nature New Political Systems Were]
In the second and third debates the jacket has a generally padded shape across a large part of the entire back which tapers inward toward the spine in a downward direction. Robert Nelson
[ Across Back Debates Direction Downward Entire Generally Inward Jacket Large Padded Part Second Shape Spine Tapers Third Toward Which]
But I do think its necessary to have debates. Geraldine Ferraro
[ Debates Necessary Think]
Moreover, environmental health at the local level has become narrowly focused, very much defined around regulations and the attendant regulatory debates. Samuel Wilson
[ Around Attendant Become Debates Defined Environmental Focused Health Level Local Moreover Much Narrowly Regulations Regulatory Very]
To be sure, debates will linger about whether Medicare is too large or too small. Debates remain about the allocation of Medicare dollars. But December 8, 2003, demonstrated that there is no debate about this most fundamental fact: Medicare must survive. Michael Johns
[ Allocation Debate Debates December Demonstrated Dollars Fact Fundamental Large Linger Medicare Most Must Remain Small Sure Survive Too Whether Will]
The debates of that great assembly are frequently vague and perplexed, seeming to be dragged rather than to march, to the intended goal. Something of this sort must, I think, always happen in public democratic assemblies. Alexis de Tocqueville
[ Always Assemblies Assembly Debates Democratic Dragged Frequently Goal Great Happen Intended March Must Perplexed Public Rather Seeming Something Sort Than Think Vague]
I wish I could give you a lot of advice, based on my experience of winning political debates. But I don't have that experience. My only experience is at losing them. Richard M. Nixon
[ Advice Based Could Debates Experience Give Losing Lot Only Political Them Winning Wish]
But the need for conflict to expose prejudice and unclear reasoning, which is deeply embedded in my philosophy of science, has its origin in these debates. Robert B. Laughlin
[ Conflict Debates Deeply Embedded Expose Need Origin Philosophy Prejudice Reasoning Science These Unclear Which]
The arts are an even better barometer of what is happening in our world than the stock market or the debates in congress. Hendrik Willem Van Loon Art
[ Arts Barometer Better Congress Debates Even Happening Market Our Stock Than World]
You well know, sir, that when the Constitution was submitted to the People of the respective States for their adoption or rejection, it awakened the warmest debates of the several State conventions. Caleb Cushing
[ Adoption Awakened Constitution Conventions Debates Know Rejection Respective Several Sir State States Submitted Their Warmest Well]
The world organization debates disarmament in one room and, in the next room, moves the knights and pawns that make national arms imperative. E. B. White
[ Arms Debates Disarmament Imperative Knights Make Moves National Next Organization Pawns Room World]
The populations of Central America are very, very small indeed, so that while no one was denying and this was one of the great debates we used to have, whose fault was it that there were communists were able to do so well down there, well, that wasn't the point. John Negroponte
[ Able America Central Communists Debates Denying Down Fault Great Indeed Point Populations Small Used Very Well Were While Whose]
That a literature in our time is living is shown in that way that it debates problems. Georg Brandes
[ Debates Literature Living Our Problems Shown Time Way]
Medicare debates in Congress should result in better Medicare benefits for all our nation's seniors. We're not asking for special treatment for rural America, just a fair deal. Bennie Thompson
[ America Asking Benefits Better Congress Deal Debates Fair Just Medicare Nation Our Result Rural Seniors Should Special Treatment]
Such an emphasis on the immanence of God as Creator in, with, and under the natural processes of the world unveiled by the sciences is certainly in accord with all that the sciences have revealed since those debates of the nineteenth century. Arthur Peacocke
[ Accord Century Certainly Creator Debates Emphasis God Natural Nineteenth Processes Revealed Sciences Since Such Those Under Unveiled World]
Science cannot resolve moral conflicts, but it can help to more accurately frame the debates about those conflicts. Heinz R. Pagels
[ Accurately Cannot Conflicts Debates Frame Help Moral More Resolve Science Those]
Historians don't really like to carry on speculative debates, but you could certainly argue that the likelihood of a Soviet invasion of Western Europe was extremely, extremely low. Aldrich Ames
[ Argue Carry Certainly Could Debates Europe Extremely Historians Invasion Likelihood Low Really Soviet Speculative Western]
The Sophists' paradoxical talk pieces and their public debates were entertainment in 5th century Greece. And in that world, Socrates was an entertainer. David Antin
[ Century Debates Entertainer Entertainment Greece Paradoxical Pieces Public Socrates Talk Their Were World]
I had hoped that the current presidential campaign debates might educate the public as to what is really involved in the ongoing controversy over campaign financing. James L. Buckley
[ Campaign Controversy Current Debates Educate Financing Had Hoped Involved Might Ongoing Over Presidential Public Really]
I've been doing these conventions for 20 years, and we used to at least have debates about issues. Nothing is happening basically at this convention, other than speeches. Susan Estrich
[ Basically Been Convention Conventions Debates Doing Happening Issues Least Nothing Other Speeches Than These Used Years]
In my books I might hold the mirror to my own face. If others would like to borrow the mirror, they're welcome. The books aren't there to accuse others - merely to raise issues and keep the debates alive. John Scott
[ Accuse Alive Books Borrow Debates Face Hold Issues Keep Merely Might Mirror Others Own Raise Welcome Would]
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny. John Stuart Mill
[ Affirm Both Correct Debates Deny Intellectual Sides Tend Wrong]
There is nothing wrong with intellectual differences flowing from freedom of thought as long as such differences remain confined to intellectual debates. Pervez Musharraf
[ Confined Debates Differences Flowing Freedom Intellectual Long Nothing Remain Such Thought Wrong]
I'm working as hard as I can. Yesterday, I had five different debates. I don't get a half an hour a day to talk to my wife. I don't know how much harder I can work. James P. Moran
[ Day Debates Different Five Get Had Half Hard Harder Hour How Know Much Talk Wife Work Working Yesterday]
I think it's really unfortunate that academics have been sidelined in most important policy debates. Juan Cole
[ Academics Been Debates Important Most Policy Really Think Unfortunate]