[It Is The Man On The Ground With His Rifle Who Ultimately Wins The War.]

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Noam Chomsky Quotes

"Language is a process of free creation; its laws and principles are fixed, but the manner in which the principles of generation are used is free and infinitely varied. Even the interpretation and use of words involves a process of free creation."

James Sanborn Quotes

"What affected me most profoundly was the realization that the sciences of cryptography and mathematics are very elegant, pure sciences. I found that the ends for which these pure sciences are used are less elegant."

Oscar Niemeyer Quotes

"Sometimes I lose a whole morning waiting on journalists and other people who look for me. But I always find some time for reading, talking to my friends and feeling what is happening in this world."

Aelred Of Rievaulx Quotes

"No medicine is more valuable, none more efficacious, none better suited to the cure of all our temporal ills than a friend to whom we may turn for consolation in time of trouble, and with whom we may share our happiness in time of joy."

Lord Beaverbrook Quotes

"Often undecided whether to desert a sinking ship for one that might not float, he would make up his mind to sit on the wharf for a day."

Jenna Woginrich Quotes

"You can put off your dreams, your desires, your careers, your farms. You can avoid your responsibilities, obligations, promises, and sovereign rights. But any person who wants to make music, and doesnt, is a goddamned fool."

Mohammed Soumola Quotes

"I cant give anyone the best of me since theres no best in me.I can just try through the time to give what I think is close to my best,but there comes the absurd thing. Since theres no best in me, what can I give you folks?"

Amber Kell Quotes

"My darling goddaughter, Olivia, was the little girl of my friends, Max and Jeff. She was turning four, and it was time to transition her from her shortened toddler bed to a full-size big girl bed. It would be the bed where shed have her childhood dreams and her teenage angst. I wanted it strong enough to tolerate her little girl bouncing and her teenage flouncing.It had to be perfect."

Sandra Rodriguez Barron Quotes

"This is the one who will find us. Hes the one who will lead them all back to me someday. Hes the explorer. El curioso."

Robert Charles Winthrop Quotes

"Slavery is but half abolished, emancipation is but half completed, while millions of freeman with votes in their hands are left without education."

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Quotes About Ancient Wonders

"Our world is so complex that we take for granted engineering processes that would dwarf any of the ancient Seven Wonders of the World; we ride railroad tracks that do not follow faithfully the curvature of the earth, for the train would jump the tracks if they were level. We pass skyscrapers whose stress and strain are figured to the millionth of an inch, yet take for granted that the Empire State Building actually sways constantly many feet. If we are religiously inclined, we take going to the church of our choice for granted; if we are non believers, we give no second thought to the fact that we do not have to attend religious services if we do not choose. Yet the very privilege of non-belief represents the victory of philosophy; otherwise the non-churchgoer would still face the lions or the stake." - Author: Kahlil Gibran

Quotes About Mercenary

"You snuck across my yard like a trained mercenary. Dressed in a black getup without so much as a pebble misplaced under your shoe or a crinkled leaf to make a sound. Had the lay of the land within seconds too I bet. Took down a man who outweighs you by fifty pounds as if you done it before. You hardly flinched when I set my gun on you. Now youre sittin there all hunched around yourself like a rabbit in the grass. Definitely runnin I just hope its not from the law." - Author: Jocelyn Adams

Quotes About Stronger Together

"I just wish she knew that if there were two persons, who were imperfect and they knew it, and they werent afraid to admit it – if those two persons cared enough about one another to lean upon one another, theyd be stronger together than they were separately – like a flying buttress and a cathedral wall." - Author: Christine Plouvier

Quotes About Breakthrough In Life

"I had a breakthrough, I think my life just became calmer, I gave up drinking. My priorities changed as I had a young daughter. The group didnt want me to record for the Think Tank album... so I took it as a sign to leave." - Author: Graham Coxon

Quotes About Rosie The Riveter

"Nowdays, Rosie the Rivetere was a former soccer mom who had just opened her own catering business when Last Night came down and her husband and kids were eaten by a parking attendant at the local megamalls discount- appliance emporium." - Author: Colson Whitehead

Quotes About Exposing Yourself

"(1)BEING A POETis like opening a car door& exposing yourself.(2)BEING A GOOD POETis like opening the door& exposing the passengeras well." - Author: Chocolate Waters

Quotes About Playwright

"If I had not had music in my life, I would be the neurasthenic vision of the playwright." - Author: Marsha Norman

Quotes About Oliphant

"Frodo stood up. He had laughed in the midst of all his cares when Sam trotted out the old fireside rhyme of Oliphant, and the laugh had released him from hesitation. I wish we had a thousand oliphants with Gandalf on a white one at their head, he said. Then wed break a way into this evil land, perhaps. But weve not; just our own tired legs, thats all. Well, Smeagol, the third turn may turn the best. I will come with you." - Author: J.R.R. Tolkien

Quotes About Stolen Pictures

"Roses work of art took her all day, including two playtimes, story time, and most of lunch.At the end of school it was stolen from her by the wicked teacher who had pretended to be so interested."Beautiful- what-is-it?" she asked as she pinned it high on the wall, where Rose could not reach."They take your pictures," said Indigo,... when he finally made out what all the roaring and stamping was about. "They do take them.... Why do you want that picture so much?" he asked Rose."It was my best ever," said Rose furiously. "I hate school. I hate everyone in it. I will kill them all when Im big enough.""You cant just go round killing people," Indigo told her..." - Author: Hilary McKay

Quotes About Iggy

"I like it when you ask me to come!" he called after me. "I cant wait to come tonight, Ziggy! Should I come around eight? Or do you want me to come around ten? Maybe Ill come both times?" - Author: Christina Lauren