Quotes: arrangement

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  • Robert Orben
    Robert Orben
    American editor, writer, humorist 1927-
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    Every speaker has a mouth; An arrangement rather neat. Sometimes it's filled with wisdom. Sometimes it's filled with feet.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
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    A constitution is the arrangement of magistracies in a state.
  • Bernie Worrell
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    As far as arrangements after the basic track is cut, if I'm writing a horn arrangement or playing strings, I might arrange that, plan that out. Other times, I'll just sit and roll tape.
  • Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson
    American statesman 1743-1826
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    But friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life; and thanks to a benevolent arrangement of things, the greater part of life is sunshine.
  • Joseph A. Schumpeter
    Joseph A. Schumpeter
    Austrian-American economist 1883-1950
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    Democracy is a political method, that is to say, a certain type of institutional arrangement for arriving at political - legislative and administrative - decisions and hence incapable of being an end in itself.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    Every civilization is, among other things, an arrangement for domesticating the passions and setting them to do useful work.
  • Erik H. Erikson
    Erik H. Erikson
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    Farms and in castles, in homes, studies, and cloisters - where sensible people manage to live relatively lusty and decent lives, as moral as they must be, as free as they may be, and as masterly as they can be. If we only knew it, this elusive arrangement is happiness.
  • Charles De Montesquieu
    Charles De Montesquieu
    French philosopher 1689-1755
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    Friendship is an arrangement by which we undertake to exchange small favors for big ones.
  • Charles Dickens
    Charles Dickens
    English writer 1812-1870
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    Great men are seldom over-scrupulous in the arrangement of their attire.
  • Bryan Robson
    Bryan Robson
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    I was determined to get it right on the pitch. Then, if I had to leave at the end of the season, so be it. I never felt threatened or isolated by the arrangement. We worked together and it worked out.
  • Burning Spear
    Burning Spear
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    Music is creation. In reggae the lyric, the music itself, arrangement, that vibe, such melody - everything within the music moves the people, understand?
  • William J. Durant
    William J. Durant
    American historian and writer 1885-1981
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    Nothing is new except arrangement.
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald
    F. Scott Fitzgerald
    American writer 1896-1940
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    Speech is an arrangement of notes that will never be played again.
    Source: The Great Gatsby Ch. 1
  • Milton Friedman
    Milton Friedman
    American economist 1912-
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    The problem of social organization is how to set up an arrangement under which greed will do the least harm, capitalism is that kind of a system.
  • Bella Abzug
    Bella Abzug
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    The test for whether or not you can hold a job should not be the arrangement of your chromosomes.
    Source: Bella!: Ms. Abzug goes to Washington
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