Quotes by backbone

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  • Anne Tyler
    Anne Tyler
    American novelist and short story writer 1941-
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    I don't want to say I hear voices; well, actually I do hear voices, but I don't think it's supernatural. I think it's just that when characters are given enough texture and backbone, then lo and behold, they stand on their own.
  • Bill Rancic
    Bill Rancic
    American entrepreneur 1971-
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    I'm a big fan of small business ownership. I think it's the backbone of American innovation. But to be successful, you first have to have the courage to go for it.
  • Elaine Agather
    Elaine Agather
    American banker
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    The leadership instinct you are born with is the backbone. You develop the funny bone and the wishbone that go with it.
  • Byron Dorgan
    Byron Dorgan
    American author, businessman 1942-
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    This country needs to get a backbone and stand up for its economic interest.
  • Aaron Sorkin
    Aaron Sorkin
    American screenwriter, director, producer, and playwright 1961-
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    We live in a world that has walls. And those walls have to be guarded by men with guns. Who's gonna do it? You?... You can't handle it. Because deep down, in places you don't talk about, you want me on that wall. You need me there. We use words like honor, code, loyalty. We use these words as a backbone to a life spent defending something. You use them as a punchline. I have neither the time nor the inclination to explain myself to a man who rises and sleeps under the blanket of the
    Source: A Few Good Men (1989) Act 2
  • Bunker Roy
    Bunker Roy
    Indian social activist and educator 1945-
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    Wherever I've been, and I've been to over 20, maybe 25, countries in Africa, I've noticed how their backbone is broken. They don't have any confidence in themselves. They always think a white man will solve their problems from outside for them.
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