Quotes by appeal

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  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    Advocates of capitalism are very apt to appeal to the sacred principles of liberty, which are embodied in one maxim: The fortunate must not be restrained in the exercise of tyranny over the unfortunate.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
    Abraham Lincoln
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    Among free men there can be no successful appeal from the ballot to the bullet.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    If you would persuade, you must appeal to interest rather than intellect.
  • Jacques Barzun
    Jacques Barzun
    French-American historian 1907-2012
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    In any assembly the simplest way to stop transacting business and split the ranks is to appeal to a principal.
  • Barbara Corcoran
    Barbara Corcoran
    American businesswoman, investor, speaker and consultant 1949-
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    A whopping 89 percent of buyers start their home search online. How your house looks online is the modern equivalent of 'curb appeal.' Rent a wide-angle lens and good lighting, get rid of your clutter and post at least eight great photos to win the beauty contest.
  • Otto Von Bismarck
    Otto Von Bismarck
    German statesman 1815-1898
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    An appeal to fear never finds an echo in German hearts.
  • James Russell Lowell
    James Russell Lowell
    American Romantic poet, critic, editor, and diplomat 1819-1891
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    An appeal to the reason of the people has never been known to fail in the long run.
  • Barbara Castle
    Barbara Castle
    British Labour Party politician 1910-2002
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    And that had a powerful appeal, particularly to those who had been denied the choice to stay on at school, to go to university, to be something else, other than going down the pit.
  • Robert Browning
    Robert Browning
    English poet 1812-1889
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    Autumn wins you best by this its mute appeal to sympathy for its decay.
  • Allen Tate
    Allen Tate
    American poet and essayist 1899-1979
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    But in our age the appeal to authority is weak, and I am of my age.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
    Camille Paglia
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    Campus speech codes, that folly of the navel-gazing left, have increased the appeal of the right. Ideas must confront ideas. When hurt feelings and bruised egos are more important than the unfettered life of the mind, the universities have committed suicide.
    Source: Vamps and Tramps (1994)
  • C. Wright Mills
    C. Wright Mills
    American sociologist 1916-1962
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    Commercial jazz, soap opera, pulp fiction, comic strips, the movies set the images, mannerisms, standards, and aims of the urban masses. In one way or another, everyone is equal before these cultural machines; like technology itself, the mass media are nearly universal in their incidence and appeal. They are a kind of common denominator, a kind of scheme for pre-scheduled, mass emotions.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    Dictators can always consolidate their tyranny by an appeal to patriotism.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
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    Don't interfere with anything in the Constitution. That must be maintained, for it is the only safeguard of our liberties. And not to Democrats alone do I make this appeal, but to all who love these great and true principles.
    Source: Speech at Kalamazoo, Michigan, August 27
  • Cass Sunstein
    Cass Sunstein
    American legal scholar 1954-
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    Donald Trump promises to impose, soon after his inauguration, a new requirement on federal agencies: If they want to issue a new regulation, they have to rescind two regulations that are now on the books. The idea of 'one in, two out' has rhetorical appeal, but it's going to be extremely hard to pull off.
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