Quotes: besides

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  • Besides paid white laborers, there was everywhere a class of white servants bound without wages for a term of years, and a more miserable class of Negro slaves.
  • Joe Paterno
    Joe Paterno
    American Football coach
    Joe Paterno
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    Besides pride, loyalty, discipline, heart, and mind, confidence is the key to all the locks.
  • A. R. Ammons
    A. R. Ammons
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    Besides the actual reading in class of many poems, I would suggest you do two things: first, while teaching everything you can and keeping free of it, teach that poetry is a mode of discourse that differs from logical exposition.
  • Bob McDonnell
    Bob McDonnell
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    Besides the healthcare bill being unconstitutional and a great expansion of federal government, I think if it does not respect people's individual religious views and makes groups or individuals do things that are contrary to their deeply held beliefs, there is going to be a visceral negative reaction.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    Besides, do any of us understand what we are doing? If we did, would we ever do it?
  • Arne Jacobsen
    Arne Jacobsen
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    Besides, I think that when one has been through a boarding school, especially then, you have some resistance, because it was both fine comradeship and a fairly hard training.
  • Carl Hubbell
    Carl Hubbell
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    Besides, there were 50,000 fans or more there, and they wanted to see the best you've got. There was an obligation to the people, as well as to ourselves, to go all out.
  • Andy Hertzfeld
    Andy Hertzfeld
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    But I think Steve's main contribution besides just the pure leadership is his passion for excellence. He's a perfectionist. Good enough isn't good enough. And also his creative spirit. You know he really, really wants to do something great.
  • Ellen Key
    Ellen Key
    Zweeds writer 1849-1926
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    Corporal punishment is as humiliating for him who gives it as for him who receives it; it is ineffective besides. Neither shame nor physical pain have any other effect than a hardening one.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
    Samuel Johnson
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    Do not discourage your children from hoarding, if they have a taste to it; whoever lays up his penny rather than part with it for a cake, at least is not the slave of gross appetite; and shows besides a preference always to be esteemed, of the future to the present moment.
  • Allen Tate
    Allen Tate
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    I am not ridiculing verbal mechanisms, dreams, or repressions as origins of poetry; all three of them and more besides may have a great deal to do with it.
  • Charles Dickens
    Charles Dickens
    English writer 1812-1870
    Charles Dickens
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    I am quite serious when I say that I do not believe there are, on the whole earth besides, so many intensified bores as in these United States. No man can form an adequate idea of the real meaning of the word, without coming here.
  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
    American retired professional basketball player 1947-
    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
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    I can do something else besides stuff a ball through a hoop. My biggest resource is my mind.
  • Lord George Byron
    Lord George Byron
    English poet 1788-1824
    Lord George Byron
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    I have a notion that gamblers are as happy as most people, being always excited; women, wine, fame, the table, even ambition, sate now and then, but every turn of the card and cast of the dice keeps the gambler alive - besides one can game ten times longer than one can do any thing else.
  • James Boswell
    James Boswell
    Scottish biographer and diarist 1740-1795
    James Boswell
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    I have discovered that we may be in some degree whatever character we choose. Besides, practice forms a man to anything.
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