Quotations that match 'status'.If the massive invasion is not stopped, we are going to be flooded to the extent that we will drift into third world status. For our children and for our grandchildren, we cannot fail on this issue.
[ Cannot Children Drift Extent Fail Flooded Going Grandchildren Into Invasion Issue Massive Our Status Stopped Third Will World]
In love as in sport, the amateur status must be strictly maintained.
[ Amateur Love Maintained Must Sport Status Strictly]
We have a society in which one of the greatest things you can do is a platform to see victim status, and one of the qualifications for that is that you have these exquisitely tender feelings about things and sensibilities which are easily offended.
[ Easily Exquisitely Feelings Greatest Offended Platform Qualifications See Sensibilities Society Status Tender These Things Victim Which]
The atmosphere at my school was very competitive. Young girls were competing with each other every day for status, for leadership, for the affection of the teachers. I hated it.
[ Affection Atmosphere Competing Competitive Day Each Every Girls Hated Leadership Other School Status Teachers Very Were Young]
Humans have evolved to be exquisitely sensitive to changes in status.
[ Changes Evolved Exquisitely Humans Sensitive Status]
The time has come when advertising in some hands has reached the status of a science.
[ Advertising Come Hands Reached Science Some Status Time]
When I appointed the Minister of the Environment to major cabinet status, the Planning and Priorities committee, the signals that that sent through Ottawa were major, because that's what the bureaucracy understands.
[ Appointed Because Bureaucracy Cabinet Committee Environment Major Minister Ottawa Planning Priorities Sent Signals Status Through Understands Were]
Given the way some fought for the status quo when I authored the new Ethics Code and created the city's first Ethics Commission, we are going to need your strong support to get an even tougher Ethics Code passed this year.
[ City Code Commission Created Ethics Even First Fought Get Given Going Need New Passed Quo Some Status Strong Support Tougher Way Year Your]
The visa lottery system poses a national security threat. Under the program, each successful applicant is chosen at random and given the status of permanent resident based on pure luck.
[ Based Chosen Each Given Lottery Luck National Permanent Poses Program Pure Random Resident Security Status Successful System Threat Under Visa]
I think I've matured to a great extent. I think that I want different things now. That it's not about the celebrity status that you receive because you're doing the next hot movie. It's about doing good work.
[ Because Celebrity Different Doing Extent Good Great Hot Matured Movie Next Now Receive Status Things Think Want Work]
Without movie parts I was reduced to freak status. I just couldn't stand it.
[ Freak Just Movie Parts Reduced Stand Status Without]
The manager accepts the status quo; the leader challenges it.
[ Accepts Challenges Leader Manager Quo Status]
For our part, the U.S. must act quickly to ensure Most Favored Nation status to China.
[ Act China Ensure Favored Most Must Nation Our Part Quickly Status]
I came across awful characters when I got some kind of status and came to Hollywood. Then you have directors trying to sleep with you, assuming that you will do things because of the way you dress.
[ Across Assuming Awful Because Came Characters Directors Dress Got Hollywood Kind Sleep Some Status Then Things Trying Way Will]
I have to think of my status as a resident in this country. But I do insist that in Paraguay there was order; the judiciary had the power of complete independence; justice was fully exercised.
[ Complete Country Exercised Fully Had Independence Insist Judiciary Justice Order Power Resident Status Think]
In historical and constitutional terms, the recent political status vote in Puerto Rico was a necessary but obviously not decisive step on the road of self-determination leading to full self-government.
[ Constitutional Decisive Full Historical Leading Necessary Obviously Political Puerto Recent Rico Road Self-Determination Self-Government Status Step Terms Vote]
I just am grateful for every opportunity to go to work. I don't really focus on celebrity status.
[ Am Celebrity Every Focus Go Grateful Just Opportunity Really Status Work]
We emphasize that we believe in change because we were born of it, we have lived by it, we prospered and grew great by it. So the status quo has never been our god, and we ask no one else to bow down before it. Change
[ Ask Because Been Before Believe Born Bow Change Down Else Emphasize God Great Grew Lived Never Our Prospered Quo Status Were]
Most of us are not real eager to grow, myself included. We try to be happy by staying in the status quo. But if we're not willing to be honest with ourselves about what we feel, we don't evolve.
[ Eager Evolve Feel Grow Happy Honest Included Most Myself Ourselves Quo Real Status Staying Try Us Willing]
The Arab-Israeli conflict is also in many ways a conflict about status: it's a war between two peoples who feel deeply humiliated by the other, who want the other to respect them. Battles over status can be even more intractable than those over land or water or oil.
[ Also Battles Between Conflict Deeply Even Feel Humiliated Intractable Land Many More Oil Other Over Peoples Respect Status Than Them Those Two Want War Water Ways]
The political status legislation which emerged in Congress in 1990 and 1991 did not receive the support needed for enactment into law during my tenure as Attorney General.
[ Attorney Congress Did During Emerged Enactment General Into Law Legislation Needed Political Receive Status Support Tenure Which]
Never make friends with people who are above or below you in status. Such friendships will never give you any happiness.
[ Above Any Below Friends Friendships Give Happiness Make Never Status Such Will]
I definitely don't want to achieve some kind of rock star status.
[ Achieve Definitely Kind Rock Some Star Status Want]
Whether the family goes on a spiritual basis or not, the alcoholic member has to if he would recover. The others must be convinced of his new status beyond the shadow of a doubt. Seeing is believing to most families who have lived with a drinker.
[ Alcoholic Basis Believing Beyond Convinced Doubt Drinker Families Family Goes His Lived Member Most Must New Others Recover Seeing Shadow Spiritual Status Whether Would]
We preserve the status quo, preserve existing systems.
[ Existing Preserve Quo Status Systems]
I find celebrity status difficult to bear when I am in the company of my mother.
[ Am Bear Celebrity Company Difficult Find Mother Status]
The need for a permanent status resolution approved by Congress is made even more clear to me because of my experience as a former Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations.
[ Approved Because Clear Congress Even Experience Former Made More Nations Need Permanent Resolution Status United]
As the highest ranking American official in the United Nations organization, I came to understand thoroughly that the national constitutional processes of the member states define the status of territories under their sovereignty.
[ American Came Constitutional Define Highest Member National Nations Official Organization Processes Ranking Sovereignty States Status Territories Their Thoroughly Under Understand United]
Status anxiety definitely exists at a political level. Many Iraqis were annoyed with the US essentially for reasons of status: for not showing them respect, for humiliating them.
[ Annoyed Anxiety Definitely Essentially Exists Humiliating Iraqis Level Many Political Reasons Respect Showing Status Them Us Were]
There are also just as many, if not more, women who are anxious to hold down the status quo.
[ Also Anxious Down Hold Just Many More Quo Status Women]
Americans are the only people in the world known to me whose status anxiety prompts them to advertise their college and university affiliations in the rear window of their automobiles. Car
[ Advertise Americans Anxiety Automobiles College Known Only Prompts Rear Status Their Them University Whose Window World]
Even the striving for equality by means of a directed economy can result only in an officially enforced inequality - an authoritarian determination of the status of each individual in the new hierarchical order.
[ Authoritarian Determination Directed Each Economy Enforced Equality Even Hierarchical Individual Inequality Means New Officially Only Order Result Status Striving]
To separate children from others of similar age and qualifications solely because of their race generates a feeling of inferiority as to their status in the community that may affect their hearts and minds in a way unlikely ever to be undone.
[ Affect Age Because Children Community Ever Feeling Generates Hearts Inferiority May Minds Others Qualifications Race Separate Similar Solely Status Their Undone Unlikely Way]
For no continuity of social act is possible without a corresponding social status and the many different kinds of act required in an industrial state, with its high degree of specialization, make for corresponding classification of status.
[ Act Classification Continuity Corresponding Degree Different High Industrial Kinds Make Many Possible Required Social Specialization State Status Without]
Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'.
[ Know Latin Mess Quo Status]
Any woman who chooses to behave like a full human being should be warned that the armies of the status quo will treat her as something of a dirty joke. That's their natural and first weapon. She will need her sisterhood.
[ Any Armies Behave Being Chooses Dirty First Full Her Human Joke Natural Need Quo She Should Sisterhood Something Status Their Treat Warned Weapon Will Woman]
The status quo sucks.
[ Quo Status Sucks]
One does not need buildings, money, power, or status to practice the Art of Peace. Heaven is right where you are standing, and that is the place to train. Peace
[ Art Buildings Does Heaven Money Need Peace Place Power Practice Right Standing Status Train Where]
People I look to: again, Hank Aaron, man you challenged the status quo and the records of the game. Monumental feats in an era where people didn't like that.
[ Aaron Again Challenged Era Feats Game Hank Look Man Monumental Quo Records Status Where]
The riskiest thing we can do is just maintain the status quo.
[ Just Maintain Quo Status Thing]
Everything is in a state of flux, including the status quo.
[ Everything Flux Including Quo State Status]
Human-rights advocates, for example, claim that the mistreatment of Iraqi prisoners is of a piece with President Bush's 2002 decision to deny al Qaeda and Taliban fighters the legal status of prisoners of war under the Geneva Conventions.
[ Advocates Al Bush Claim Conventions Decision Deny Example Fighters Geneva Human-Rights Iraqi Legal Piece President Prisoners Qaeda Status Taliban Under War]
The old problems - love, money, security, status, health, etc. - are still here to plague us or please us.
[ Etc Health Here Love Money Old Plague Please Problems Security Status Still Us]
Children had a special status - protected from the outside world - and they dressed for the part in a way that made that special status immediately visible to themselves and the adults.
[ Adults Children Dressed Had Immediately Made Outside Part Protected Special Status Themselves Visible Way World]
A child's appetite for new toys appeal to the desire for ownership and appropriation: the appeal of toys comes to lie not in their use but in their status as possessions.
[ Appeal Appetite Appropriation Child Comes Desire Lie New Ownership Possessions Status Their Toys Use]
The status quo is the only solution that cannot be vetoed.
[ Cannot Only Quo Solution Status]
Hospitals must provide emergency treatment to all who walk through the door, regardless of their citizenship status or ability to pay.
[ Ability Citizenship Door Emergency Hospitals Must Pay Provide Regardless Status Their Through Treatment Walk]
The first one was quite cheap, but that was expensive for us. For my folks to buy on the Never Never. It was quite, you know, a rare object to have and I gained quite a lot of status by having this.
[ Buy Cheap Expensive First Folks Gained Having Know Lot Never Object Quite Rare Status Us]
NGOs have a significant role to play, alongside governments, in improving the status of women.
[ Alongside Governments Improving Ngos Play Role Significant Status Women]
Faith in God's revelation has nothing to do with an ideology which glorifies the status quo.
[ Faith God Ideology Nothing Quo Revelation Status Which]
My yachts were, I suppose, outstanding status symbols.
[ Outstanding Status Suppose Symbols Were Yachts]
Our working hypothesis is that the status of knowledge is altered as societies enter what is known as the postindustrial age and cultures enter what is known as the postmodern age.
[ Age Altered Cultures Enter Hypothesis Knowledge Known Our Postmodern Societies Status Working]
I'm not interested in preserving the status quo; I want to overthrow it.
[ Interested Overthrow Preserving Quo Status Want]
The bicycle is a former child's toy that has now been elevated to icon status because, presumably, it can move the human form from pillar to post without damage to the environment.
[ Because Been Bicycle Child Damage Elevated Environment Form Former Human Icon Move Now Pillar Post Presumably Status Toy Without]
People who demand neutrality in any situation are usually not neutral but in favor of the status quo.
[ Any Demand Favor Neutral Neutrality Quo Situation Status Usually]
Civil liberty is the status of the man who is guaranteed by law and civil institutions the exclusive employment of all his own powers for his own welfare.
[ Civil Employment Exclusive Guaranteed His Institutions Law Liberty Man Own Powers Status Welfare]
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]
The actual Blue Rose murders, which lie at the core of the three novels, yield various incorrect solutions which assume the status of truth.
[ Actual Assume Blue Core Incorrect Lie Murders Novels Rose Solutions Status Three Truth Various Which Yield]
Delaware State has established itself as an institution of excellence in its own right and attracts a diversity of students from various races, socio-economic status and locations.
[ Attracts Delaware Diversity Established Excellence Institution Itself Locations Own Races Right Socio-Economic State Status Students Various]
Whoever has an original thing to say, it is sort of a threat to the status quo.
[ Original Quo Say Sort Status Thing Threat Whoever]
While Taliban fighters had an initial claim to protection under the conventions, they lost POW status by failing to obey the standards of conduct for legal combatants: wearing uniforms, a responsible command structure, and obeying the laws of war.
[ Claim Combatants Command Conduct Conventions Failing Fighters Had Initial Laws Legal Lost Obey Obeying Pow Protection Responsible Standards Status Structure Taliban Under Uniforms War Wearing While]
States are like people. They do not question the awful status quo until some dramatic event overturns the conventional and lax way of thinking.
[ Awful Conventional Dramatic Event Lax Question Quo Some States Status Thinking Until Way]
Policemen so cherish their status as keepers of the peace and protectors of the public that they have occasionally been known to beat to death those citizens or groups who question that status.
[ Beat Been Cherish Citizens Death Groups Keepers Known Occasionally Peace Policemen Protectors Public Question Status Their Those]
I think the sexiest thing on anybody is intelligence. I respect somebody who has a brain and wants to use it more than a pretty face and status.
[ Anybody Brain Face Intelligence More Pretty Respect Sexiest Somebody Status Than Thing Think Use Wants]
Status in itself is criminal for those with the means to move, and the means to weave communion between people.
[ Between Communion Criminal Itself Means Move Status Those Weave]
I have no nationality - the best possible status for an intellectual.
[ Best Intellectual Nationality Possible Status]
The United States cannot feed every person, lift every person out of poverty, cure every disease, or stop every conflict. But our power and status have conferred upon us a tremendous responsibility to humanity.
[ Cannot Conferred Conflict Cure Disease Every Feed Humanity Lift Our Out Person Poverty Power Responsibility States Status Stop Tremendous United Upon Us]
China also has moved away from its original status of purely producing basic, what you call, consumer commodities and Chinese companies are moving beyond China to various parts of the world.
[ Also Away Basic Beyond Call China Chinese Commodities Companies Consumer Moved Moving Original Parts Producing Purely Status Various World]
It is clear from all these data that the interests of teenagers are not focused around studies, and that scholastic achievement is at most of minor importance in giving status or prestige to an adolescent in the eyes of other adolescents.
[ Achievement Adolescent Adolescents Around Clear Data Eyes Focused Giving Importance Interests Minor Most Other Prestige Scholastic Status Studies Teenagers These]
There's still is a status-quo group at City Hall who likes things done the old way, behind closed doors.
[ Behind City Closed Done Doors Group Hall Likes Old Still Things Way]
Listen, I, I did vote - I did cast a vote for health care, and I also said that I thought the process was horrible. The status quo before we passed health care was also horrible.
[ Also Before Care Cast Did Health Horrible Listen Passed Process Quo Said Status Thought Vote]
That is what has happened to the United States in the international economic scene. We have deteriorated into a debtor status so that we are now dependent upon the kindness of strangers. That is not where the world's leading power should find itself.
[ Debtor Dependent Deteriorated Economic Find Happened International Into Itself Kindness Leading Now Power Scene Should States Status Strangers United Upon Where World]
A multi-polar world can not exist without recognising the status and participation of developing countries.
[ Countries Developing Exist Participation Recognising Status Without World]
The value of the beans for oil production, as well as for human food, has become recognized so quickly and so generally during the past year that the crop has acquired a commercial standing far in excess of its previous status.
[ Acquired Beans Become Commercial Crop During Excess Far Food Generally Human Oil Past Previous Production Quickly Recognized Standing Status Value Well Year]
It's wonderful to work with someone with mentor status.
[ Mentor Someone Status Wonderful Work]
In the 1999 resolution regarding Taiwan's future passed by the Democratic Progressive Party, it is stated very clearly that any change to the status quo of Taiwan must be decided by the people of Taiwan through referenda.
[ Any Change Clearly Decided Democratic Future Must Party Passed Progressive Quo Referenda Regarding Resolution Stated Status Taiwan Through Very]
The status quo helps liberals. We're going to change the country.
[ Change Country Going Helps Liberals Quo Status]
A significant number of pages and sentences that the administration wants to keep in a classified status have already been released publicly, some of it by public statements of the leadership of the CIA and the FBI.
[ Administration Already Been Cia Classified Fbi Keep Leadership Number Pages Public Publicly Released Sentences Significant Some Statements Status Wants]
We had people of all backgrounds coming together - all races, all creeds, all colors, all status in life. And coming together there was a kind of quiet dignity and a kind of sense of caring and a feeling of joint responsibility.
[ Backgrounds Caring Colors Coming Creeds Dignity Feeling Had Joint Kind Life Quiet Races Responsibility Sense Status Together]
It is better for a woman to compete impersonally in society, as men do, than to compete for dominance in her own home with her husband, compete with her neighbors for empty status, and so smother her son that he cannot compete at all.
[ Better Cannot Compete Dominance Empty Her Home Husband Men Neighbors Own Smother Society Son Status Than Woman]
My position is that since the non-secular status of my garden is not recognised by the law; by the world of the public, then the garden can only be private. So, I closed the garden to the public.
[ Closed Garden Law Only Position Private Public Recognised Since Status Then World]
Now that the there is a path for the people of Puerto Rico to express their self-determination on Puerto Rico's political status, there are some who seek to block that path.
[ Block Express Now Path Political Puerto Rico Seek Self-Determination Some Status Their]
Illegal immigrants are beginning to comprise a black market class of workers in our society, jeopardizing the financial health of companies which play by the rules, while themselves vulnerable to the exploitation by those willing to take advantage of their illegal status.
[ Advantage Beginning Black Class Companies Comprise Exploitation Financial Health Illegal Immigrants Jeopardizing Market Our Play Rules Society Status Take Their Themselves Those Vulnerable Which While Willing Workers]
The Woman's Party is made up of women of all races, creeds and nationalities who are united on the one program of working to raise the status of women.
[ Creeds Made Nationalities Party Program Races Raise Status United Up Woman Women Working]
That was my fear, which is why when I was took over a book, I was always trying to tweak it a little bit so that it looked like I was trying to add something instead of keeping the status quo.
[ Add Always Bit Book Fear Instead Keeping Little Looked Over Quo Something Status Took Trying Tweak Which Why]
Essentially and most simply put, plot is what the characters do to deal with the situation they are in. It is a logical sequence of events that grow from an initial incident that alters the status quo of the characters.
[ Alters Characters Deal Essentially Events Grow Incident Initial Logical Most Plot Put Quo Sequence Simply Situation Status]
Mormons... are so strong, they can handle wealth, they are confident. I think it is because they are not bogged down by rules for equality, but have a firmly defined system of relative status and responsible command.
[ Because Bogged Command Confident Defined Down Equality Firmly Handle Mormons Relative Responsible Rules Status Strong System Think Wealth]
The people have already determined Chechnya's status at the referendum - it is a unit of the Russian Federation. Its political status is not to be discussed any more.
[ Already Any Chechnya Determined Discussed Federation More Political Referendum Russian Status Unit]
So, I didn't get moved up because of celebrity status or anything like that. I got in line, and I passed the test. And they realized that I was sick enough, and as soon as the liver became available, I got one.
[ Anything Available Became Because Celebrity Enough Get Got Line Liver Moved Passed Realized Sick Soon Status Test Up]
High status males had multiple wives or additional mating opportunities in the ancestral environment.
[ Additional Ancestral Environment Had High Males Mating Multiple Opportunities Status Wives]
Look, the hard-line Jewish position is based, to this day, on the idea that the Palestinian Arabs somehow or other will either accept third-class status, or they will pick up and go away. Now, this isn't happening.
[ Accept Arabs Away Based Day Either Go Happening Hard-Line Idea Jewish Look Now Other Palestinian Pick Position Somehow Status Up Will]
If we do not provide education for every single American, we are consigning those without an education to second-class status.
[ American Education Every Provide Second-Class Single Status Those Without]
Remember, social progress only happens when those in society's privileged classes choose to give up their status.
[ Choose Classes Give Happens Only Privileged Progress Remember Social Society Status Their Those Up]
Politics isn't just a game of clashing parties and competing interests. The right reason is to challenge the status quo, to serve the common good, and to leave this nation better than we found it.
[ Better Challenge Common Competing Found Game Good Interests Just Leave Nation Parties Politics Quo Reason Right Serve Status Than]
In a way, the sense of quality has improved, the status symbol of the small things is gone, and it is acceptable to use stainless steel, even if the neighbour uses silver.
[ Acceptable Even Gone Improved Neighbour Quality Sense Silver Small Status Steel Symbol Things Use Uses Way]
They tend to be civil servants, often diplomats drawn from the Foreign Office, who may be very pleasant, intelligent people, but once they get inside the Palace they're riveted to the status quo and they lose track of public opinion in the real world.
[ Civil Diplomats Drawn Foreign Get Inside Intelligent Lose May Office Often Once Opinion Palace Pleasant Public Quo Real Servants Status Tend Track Very World]
I look at every business and ask, How long can this last? How can I identify the status quo and change it?
[ Ask Business Change Every How Identify Last Long Look Quo Status]
I do like things that are not necessarily a reflection of what is considered the right thing by this culture. Somehow, promoting that status quo I find uninteresting.
[ Considered Culture Find Necessarily Promoting Quo Reflection Right Somehow Status Thing Things Uninteresting]
I was never a prisoner to my footballing status.
[ Never Prisoner Status]
The influx of women into paid work and her increased power raise a woman's aspirations and hopes for equal treatment at home. Her lower wage and status at work and the threat of divorce reduce what she presses for and actually expects.
[ Actually Aspirations Divorce Equal Expects Her Home Hopes Increased Influx Into Lower Paid Power Presses Raise Reduce She Status Threat Treatment Wage Woman Women Work]
The status quo is simply unacceptable.
[ Quo Simply Status Unacceptable]
Parenting, as an unpaid occupation outside the world of public power, entails lower status, less power, and less control of resources than paid work.
[ Control Entails Less Lower Occupation Outside Paid Parenting Power Public Resources Status Than Unpaid Work World]
I think black Americans expect too much from individual black Americans in terms of changing the status quo.
[ Americans Black Changing Expect Individual Much Quo Status Terms Think Too]
I consider Bush's decision to call for a war against terrorism a serious mistake. He is elevating these criminals to the status of war enemies, and one cannot lead a war against a network if the term war is to retain any definite meaning.
[ Against Any Bush Call Cannot Consider Criminals Decision Definite Elevating Enemies Lead Meaning Mistake Network Retain Serious Status Term Terrorism These War]
So every creative act strives to attain an absolute status; it longs to create a world of beauty to triumph over chaos and convert it to order.
[ Absolute Act Attain Beauty Chaos Convert Create Creative Every Longs Order Over Status Strives Triumph World]
My dad taught me from my youngest childhood memories through these connections with Aboriginal and tribal people that you must always protect people's sacred status, regardless of the pest.
[ Aboriginal Always Childhood Connections Dad Memories Must Pest Protect Regardless Sacred Status Taught These Through Tribal Youngest]
I remember the day I found out my draft status. I was really floored and kind of staggered around in a daze. It just hadn't occurred to me that I could end up in Vietnam.
[ Around Could Day Draft End Floored Found Hadn Just Kind Occurred Out Really Remember Staggered Status Up Vietnam]
Hollywood movies are run on fear and they don't want to make bold choices. They, generally, speaking want to keep things status quo. That's not really interesting for me.
[ Bold Choices Fear Generally Hollywood Interesting Keep Make Movies Quo Really Run Speaking Status Things Want]
Rwanda was considered a second-class operation; because it was a small country, we had been able to maintain a kind of status quo. They were negotiating, they'd accepted the new peace project, so we were under the impression that everything would be solved easily.
[ Able Accepted Because Been Considered Country Easily Everything Had Impression Kind Maintain Negotiating New Operation Peace Project Quo Rwanda Second-Class Small Solved Status Under Were Would]
It will always be a battle a day between those who want maximum change and those who want to maintain the status quo.
[ Always Battle Between Change Day Maintain Maximum Quo Status Those Want Will]
Isn't it amazing how celebrity status preempts even the most ingrained hatreds?
[ Amazing Celebrity Even Hatreds How Ingrained Most Status]
People say there's no trace of an accent anymore, and there isn't because I worked very hard to lose it. And the reason I did that is a British accent in America is a real status symbol.
[ Accent America Anymore Because British Did Hard Lose Real Reason Say Status Symbol Trace Very Worked]
Apparently tired of waiting for clear direction from Congress, the people of Puerto Rico have used the tools provided by their own local constitution to schedule a vote for Dec. 13 on the status of the island.
[ Apparently Clear Congress Constitution Dec Direction Island Local Own Provided Puerto Rico Schedule Status Their Tired Tools Used Vote Waiting]
If Congress does its job in this regard, the residents of Puerto Rico will be empowered to act in their own self-interest and express their future political status aspirations accordingly.
[ Accordingly Act Aspirations Congress Does Empowered Express Future Job Own Political Puerto Regard Residents Rico Self-Interest Status Their Will]
I'd like to believe that the women who wear my clothes are not dressing for other people, that they're wearing what they like and what suits them. It's not a status thing.
[ Believe Clothes Dressing Other Status Suits Them Thing Wear Wearing Women]
I love to utilize my celebrity status in a responsible and constructive and substantive manner. I like to get my hands dirty rather than a photo op.
[ Celebrity Constructive Dirty Get Hands Love Manner Photo Rather Responsible Status Substantive Than Utilize]
Bureaucracy defends the status quo long past the time when the quo has lost its status.
[ Bureaucracy Defends Long Lost Past Quo Status Time]
I didn't want to be discriminated against because of my gender and status. I promised myself I was never going to be treated as a second-class citizen.
[ Against Because Citizen Discriminated Gender Going Myself Never Promised Second-Class Status Treated Want]
The very idea of marriage is basic to recognition as equals in our society; any status short of that is inferior, unjust, and unconstitutional.
[ Any Basic Equals Idea Inferior Marriage Our Recognition Short Society Status Unconstitutional Unjust Very]
To be a prisoner means to be defined as a member of a group for whom the rules of what can be done to you, of what is seen as abuse of you, are reduced as part of the definition of your status.
[ Abuse Defined Definition Done Group Means Member Part Prisoner Reduced Rules Seen Status Whom Your]
Philanthropy is involved with basic innovations that transform society, not simply maintaining the status quo or filling basic social needs that were formerly the province of the public sector.
[ Basic Filling Formerly Innovations Involved Maintaining Needs Philanthropy Province Public Quo Sector Simply Social Society Status Transform Were]
The show I did in England catered to a broad range of people. I like that. I don't want nouveau cult status, though I know we've got that sort of audience in the states.
[ Audience Broad Cult Did England Got Know Nouveau Range Show Sort States Status Though Want]
In an online community, there's this kind of social economy between the community members. Some people have status because they make cool skins or that's a good website that's visited a lot, but there's no real gameplay there.
[ Because Between Community Cool Economy Good Kind Lot Make Members Online Real Skins Social Some Status Visited Website]
Similarly, the Marquis is presented in this film as someone who would disturb the status quo and therefore must be kept imprisoned.
[ Disturb Film Imprisoned Kept Marquis Must Presented Quo Similarly Someone Status Therefore Would]
Education in this country is about how to maintain the status quo and to perpetuate racism.
[ Country Education How Maintain Perpetuate Quo Racism Status]
Hitting is the most important part of the game. It is where the big money is, where much of the status is, and the fan interest.
[ Big Fan Game Hitting Important Interest Money Most Much Part Status Where]
This is the time to pull together as a Nation, as different people from all over the States with different perspectives and different social statuses and different income brackets, to unify into one and help those on the ground who need our help the most.
[ Brackets Different Ground Help Income Into Most Nation Need Our Over Perspectives Pull Social States Those Time Together Unify]
If such a young nation as the U.S. could make it to superpower status, we could do it as well.
[ Could Make Nation Status Such Superpower Well Young]
Defenders of the status quo will argue that this system has served us well over the centuries, that our parliamentary traditions have combined stability and flexibility and that we should not cast away in a minute what has taken generations to build.
[ Argue Away Build Cast Centuries Combined Defenders Flexibility Generations Minute Our Over Parliamentary Quo Served Should Stability Status System Taken Traditions Us Well Will]
After all, enforced national bilingualism in this country isn't mere policy. It has attained the status of a religion. It's a dogma which o-ne is supposed to accept without question.
[ Accept After Attained Country Dogma Enforced Mere National Policy Question Religion Status Supposed Which Without]
If there is dissatisfaction with the status quo, good. If there is ferment, so much the better. If there is restlessness, I am pleased. Then let there be ideas, and hard thought, and hard work. If man feels small, let man make himself bigger.
[ Am Better Bigger Dissatisfaction Feels Ferment Good Hard Himself Ideas Make Man Much Pleased Quo Restlessness Small Status Then Thought Work]
The status quo and the media is doing everything it can to fry children's brains and make them grow up maladjusted.
[ Brains Children Doing Everything Fry Grow Make Media Quo Status Them Up]
Men and women of high professional standing have been reduced to the status of vagrants.
[ Been High Men Professional Reduced Standing Status Women]
I believe in status symbols.
[ Believe Status Symbols]
People do more important jobs than acting in film that should be recognised, but for some reason it's big money, so people are elevated in status. If I was a bus driver, I'm sure you wouldn't be interviewing me.
[ Acting Big Bus Driver Elevated Film Important Interviewing Jobs Money More Reason Recognised Should Some Status Sure Than]
Merely that I have a World Wide Web page does not give me any power, any abilities, nor any status in the real world.
[ Abilities Any Does Give Merely Nor Page Power Real Status Web Wide World]
Attention is the way social primates measure status. It is highly rewarding because it causes the release of brain chemicals such as dopamine and endorphins.
[ Attention Because Brain Causes Chemicals Highly Measure Primates Release Rewarding Social Status Such Way]
That is why, with optimism instead of fear, all those who want to see Puerto Rico's status resolved should seek the truth about each option, including the upside and the downside of each.
[ Downside Each Fear Including Instead Optimism Option Puerto Resolved Rico See Seek Should Status Those Truth Upside Want Why]
Americans like to make money; Canadians like to audit it. I know no other country where accountants have a higher social and moral status.
[ Accountants Americans Audit Canadians Country Higher Know Make Money Moral Other Social Status Where]
For years my wedding ring has done its job. It has led me not into temptation. It has reminded my husband numerous times at parties that it's time to go home. It has been a source of relief to a dinner companion. It has been a status symbol in the maternity ward. Marriage
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Most of the press is in league with government, or with the status quo.
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The attainment of the present status of Thailand has to depend on the ability or the actions of all the inhabitants of the country.
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The best thing I can think of would be to create a union between something as beautiful and powerful and wonderful as Hollywood films and a criticism of the status quo. That's my dream, to make such a German film.
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This was the most important discovery I had ever made in my life. It was a discovery which has irrevocably changed my whole life's direction. It immediately elevated me to the status of one of the world's leading anthropologists.
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As the rich consume more and more, they are clearly not going to want to downgrade their own status.
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