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  • Samuel Smiles
    Samuel Smiles
    Scottish writer 1812-1904
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    ''Where there is a will there is a way.'' is an old true saying. He who resolves upon doing a thing, by that very resolution often scales the barriers to it, and secures its achievement. To think we are able, is almost to be so - to determine upon attainment is frequently attainment itself.
  • Bob Ney
    Bob Ney
    American politician 1954-
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    Before we move forward with new efforts to lower the barriers to international free trade, we must review the consequences of the policies of the past and address the problems of the present.
  • Barbara Ehrenreich
    Barbara Ehrenreich
    American author and political activist 1941-
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    Given the cultural barriers to intersex conversation, the amazing thing is that we would even expect women and men to have anything to say to each other for more than ten minutes at a stretch. The barriers are ancient - perhaps rooted, as some paleontologist may soon discover, in the contrast between the occasional guttural utterances exchanged in male hunting bands and the extended discussions characteristic of female food-gathering groups.
  • Benjamin Netanyahu
    Benjamin Netanyahu
    Israeli politician 2009-
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    I'm the prime minister who removed 400 checkpoints, barriers, road-blocks and so on to facilitate the growth of the Palestinian economy.
  • Bill James
    Bill James
    American baseball writer, historian, and statistician 1949-
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    If a candidate for office starts talking about thinning the deer population or investing in barriers to reduce the number of deer on the highways, the other side will probably just ignore him, because they're not going to know what to say about it. But there is a chance that the issue will resonate with voters in an unexpected way.
  • Alexis de Tocqueville
    Alexis de Tocqueville
    French diplomat, political scientist, and historian 1805-1859
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    In America the majority raises formidable barriers around the liberty of opinion; within these barriers an author may write what he pleases, but woe to him if he goes beyond them.
  • Anais Nin
    Anais Nin
    French-born American Novelist, Dancer 1914-1977
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    It takes courage to push yourself to places that you have never been before... to test your limits... to break through barriers. And the day came when the risk it took to remain tight inside the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
  • John F. Kennedy
    John F. Kennedy
    American politician 1917-1963
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    Peace is a daily, a weekly, a monthly process, gradually changing opinions, slowly eroding old barriers, quietly building new structures.
  • Carl Sandburg
    Carl Sandburg
    American Poet 1878-1967
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    Poetry is a search for syllables to shoot at the barriers of the unknown and the unknowable.
  • Carl Sandburg
    Carl Sandburg
    American Poet 1878-1967
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    Poetry is the journal of the sea animal living on land, wanting to fly in the air. Poetry is a search for syllables to shoot at the barriers of the unknown and the unknowable. Poetry is a phantom script telling how rainbows are made and why they go away.
  • Carson Grant
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    The Arts, especially film, transcend all cultural barriers, hopefully offering an avenue where all people can find a common place to meet, understand each other, and nurture a safe world for all our children to grow strong within.
    Source: Kaminsky, Denise, Aug 2006, Carson Grant: Actor/Artist- A Lifetime of Art, Denises Interviews and Media News, p.1
  • Ludwig Van Beethoven
    Ludwig Van Beethoven
    German composer 1770-1827
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    The barriers are not erected which can say to aspiring talents and industry, ''Thus far and no farther.''
  • Ben Huh
    Ben Huh
    South-Korean-American internet entrepreneur 1979-
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    The Internet is far more engaging as an interactive medium than broadcast. Barriers to creating content are going away; they're almost gone. People are taking control of their entertainment. People are Tweeting, posting on Facebook and YouTube.
  • Noam Chomsky
    Noam Chomsky
    American Linguist, Political Activist 1928-
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    The principle that human nature, in its psychological aspects, is nothing more than a product of history and given social relations removes all barriers to coercion and manipulation by the powerful.
  • Boris Johnson
    Boris Johnson
    British politician and author 1964-
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    We did everything we could to break down barriers that restrain poorest.
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