[Most Arguments For Instituting Or Raising A Minimum Wage Are Based On Fairness And Redistribution. Even If Workers Are Getting A Competitive Wage, Many Of Us Are Deeply Disturbed That Some Hard-working Families Still Have Very Little.]

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Thomas Hobbes Quotes

"As if it were Injustice to sell dearer than we buy; or to give more to a man than he merits. The value of all things contracted for, is measured by the Appetite of the Contractors: and therefore the just value, is that which they be contented to give."

Joseph Gordon Levitt Quotes

"Life and Death took a break,weary from their burdensome role.Nobody lived or died that day."

Friedrich List Quotes

"It is bad policy to regulate everything... where things may better regulate themselves and can be better promoted by private exertions; but it is no less bad policy to let those things alone which can only be promoted by interfering social power."

TPK Quotes

"A big thing will remain a big thing until a bigger thing will occur."

Elizabeth Emken Quotes

"I offer something very different from the lifelong career politicians who have worked their way up to run for higher office or those who can parachute in with checks for $5 million or $10 million, and that seems to be the definition of credible or legitimate. Im rejecting that premise."

Thelma Houston Quotes

"I was kicked off a record label and didnt get picked up again. It was devastating at first because I thought, Oh my God. My career is over. Whats gonna happen? What am I going to do? Once I got that I could have a career, a very good career, without having a hit record, then I changed."

Jimmy Connors Quotes

"I hate to lose more than I love to win."

William E Geist Quotes

"Pressed caviar has the consistency of chilled tar."

LK Madigan Quotes

"Fear of what other people think should never dictate whether or not you do something."

Lorraine Beaumont Quotes

"Isabelle - "She laughed out loud, not able to recognize her own voice. She found her situation suddenly hilarious. She laughed and laughed at the door. Just a simple, silly, stupid door had her trapped. And now the ones that had been closed so long within her mind began to open. She closed her eyes and walked through one."

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Quotes About Guest Books

"Ive taken over the guest room wardrobe too- plus, Ive arranged all my shoes on the bookshelves on the landing. (I put the books in boxes. No one ever read them. anyway.)" - Author: Sophie Kinsella

Quotes About 1995

"Social dynamic theory is philosophy, not politics. There cant be only one correct answer, or there would only be one book." Sharon L Reddy, Worldcon, 1995." - Author: Sharon L. Reddy

Quotes About Pina Bausch

"Nekem személy szerint pinám van. Néha bula vagy muff, de általában csak pina. A pina rendes, ősi, történelmi eredetű, erős szó. Tetszik, hogy egyben a legerőteljesebb szitokszó is. Igen. Ennyire erős, srácok. Ha megmondom, mim van nekem odalenn, idősebb hölgyek és egyházi személyek még elájulnak. Imádom, hogy sokkol mindenkit, ha azt mondom, „pina". Mintha atombomba vagy vérszomjas tigris vagy fegyver lenne a bugyimban." - Author: Caitlin Moran

Quotes About Immigrant Rights

"Conservatives forget that citizenship is more than a thing to withhold from immigrants. Progressives forget its more than a set of rights." - Author: Eric Liu

Quotes About Raw Emotion

"You have not slept for many days together, Legna. Why do you assume you might have success today?"Legna turned around sharply, driving her gaze and attention out the window, trying to use the sprawling lawn as a slate with which to fill her mind. Mind Demon he was not, but she knew he was capable of seeing far enough into her emotional state by just monitoring her physiological reactions to his observations. Legna bit her lip hard, furious that she should feel like the child he always referred to her as in their conversations. Young one, indeed. How would he like it if she referred to him as a decrepit old buzzard?" - Author: Jacquelyn Frank

Quotes About Fairy Tales And Love

"Ive been very influenced by folklore, fairy tales, and folk ballads, so I love all the classic works based on these things -- like George Macdonalds 19th century fairy stories, the fairy poetry of W.B. Yeats, and Sylvia Townsend Warners splendid book The Kingdoms of Elfin. (I think that particular book of hers wasnt published until the 1970s, not long before her death, but she was an English writer popular in the middle decades of the 20th century.)Im also a big Pre-Raphaelite fan, so I love William Morris early fantasy novels.Oh, and "Lud-in-the-Mist" by Hope Mirrlees (Neil Gaiman is a big fan of that one too), and I could go on and on but I wont!" - Author: Terri Windling

Quotes About Competing With Others

"As soon as you concern yourself with the good and bad of your fellows, you create an opening in your heart for maliciousness to enter. Testing, competing with, and criticizing others weaken and defeat you." - Author: Morihei Ueshiba

Quotes About Winterson

"Its why I am a writer...To avoid the narrow mesh of Mrs Wintersons story I had to be able to tell my own." - Author: Jeanette Winterson

Quotes About Abrir

"Mujeres, a no dejar que el peligro del viaje y la inmensidad del territorio nos asuste-- a mirar hacia adelante y a abrir paso en el monte" - Author: Cherríe L. Moraga Gloria Anzaldua

Quotes About Pagi

"Catre sfarsitul nopii sensul cartilor se evapora complet si ramaneam in brate cu paginile lor poroase, cu semnele lor cabalistice imposibil de inteles, cu parfumul de hartie prafuita, cel mai excitant parfum de pe pamant." - Author: Mircea Cărtărescu