Quotes: alternative

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  • Bruce Campbell
    Bruce Campbell
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    A cult classic is one that has been fully embraced by an alternative audience, not the popular audience.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
    Carl Sagan
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    Accommodation to change, the thoughtful pursuit of alternative futures are keys to the survival of civilization and perhaps of the human species.
  • Ben Goldacre
    Ben Goldacre
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    Alternative therapists don't kill many people, but they do make a great teaching tool for the basics of evidence-based medicine, because their efforts to distort science are so extreme.
  • Bjorn Lomborg
    Bjorn Lomborg
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    Even if every major government were to slap huge taxes on carbon fuels - which is not going to happen - it wouldn't do much to halt climate change any time soon. What it would do is cost us hundreds of billions - if not trillions - of dollars, because alternative energy technologies are not yet ready to take up the slack.
  • Thornton Wilder
    Thornton Wilder
    American writer and playwright 1897-1975
    Thornton Wilder
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    For what human ill does dawn not seem to be alternative?
  • Sally Kempton
    Sally Kempton
    American yoga teacher and author 1943-
    Sally Kempton
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    I became a feminist as an alternative to becoming a masochist.
  • Charles Prince Of Wales
    Charles Prince Of Wales
    British heir apparent to the throne 1948-
    Charles Prince Of Wales
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    If English is spoken in heaven. God undoubtedly employs Cranmer as his speechwriter. The angels of the lesser ministries probably use the language of the New English Bible and the Alternative Service Book for internal memos.
  • Bill Kristol
    Bill Kristol
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    If Romney explains why where we are with Obama is unacceptable, why whither we are tending is even worse - and why his own alternative path forward is superior - then we trust the American people to make the right choice in November.
  • Carl Levin
    Carl Levin
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    If they understand, which I believe they really are sensing, that the alternative the Republicans have been offering is to repeal what we've done, to go back to Bush policies - and if you asked the public what would you prefer, Bush economic policies or Obama economic policies, they take and prefer Obama economic policies.
  • Carol Shields
    Carol Shields
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    If you grew up in a house where you weren't loved, you didn't know there was an alternative.
    Source: The Marriage Plot (2011) 283
  • Graham Greene
    Graham Greene
    English writer 1904-
    Graham Greene
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    If you have abandoned one faith, do not abandon all faith. There is always an alternative to the faith we lose. Or is it the same faith under another mask?
  • Arthur Scargill
    Arthur Scargill
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    If you've got an industry where you've got massive investment, it doesn't matter whether you bring in alternative supplies. You still lose the money on that industry.
  • Carol P. Christ
    Carol P. Christ
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    In my book I specifically discussed the structural nature of injustice and offered Nine Touchstones of Goddess ethics as an alternative to the Ten Commandments of Biblical religion.
  • Winston Churchill
    Winston Churchill
    English statesman 1874-1965
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    In war as in life, it is often necessary when some cherished scheme has failed, to take up the best alternative open, and if so, it is folly not to work for it with all your might.
  • John Maynard Keynes
    John Maynard Keynes
    British economist 1883-1946
    John Maynard Keynes
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    It is better that a man should tyrannize over his bank balance than over his fellow-citizens and whilst the former is sometimes denounced as being but a means to the latter, sometimes at least it is an alternative.
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