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  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
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    A central lesson of science is that to understand complex issues (or even simple ones), we must try to free our minds of dogma and to guarantee the freedom to publish, to contradict, and to experiment. Arguments from authority are unacceptable.
    Source: Billions and Billions: Thoughts of Life and Death at the Brink of the Millenium (1997) Ch. 14, The Common Enemy.
  • Ben Bernanke
    Ben Bernanke
    American economist 1953-
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    Achieving price stability is not only important in itself, it is also central to attaining the Federal Reserve's other mandate objectives of maximum sustainable employment and moderate long-term interest rates.
  • Arthur Henderson
    Arthur Henderson
    British Labour politician
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    As a first step there must be an offer to achieve equality of rights in disarmament by abolishing the weapons forbidden to the Central Powers by the Peace Treaties.
  • Bob Diamond
    Bob Diamond
    Anglo-American banker 1951-
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    Banks hold deposits and savings entrusted to them by individuals, by businesses, by governments and by central banks. They put that money to work, helping people to buy homes, for example, or lending to businesses to invest in expansion.
  • Brent Scowcroft
    Brent Scowcroft
    American US Air Force officer 1925-2020
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    But the central point is that any campaign against Iraq, whatever the strategy, cost and risks, is certain to divert us for some indefinite period from our war on terrorism.
  • Virginia Woolf
    Virginia Woolf
    English writer 1882-1941
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    But when the self speaks to the self, who is speaking? The entombed soul, the spirit driven in, in, in to the central catacomb; the self that took the veil and left the world - a coward perhaps, yet somehow beautiful, as it flits with its lantern restlessly up and down the dark corridors.
  • Bill Shuster
    Bill Shuster
    American politician and lobbyist 1961-
    Bill Shuster
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    Central and western Pennsylvania has one of the best workforces in the country and this will provide job training, new skills and additional resources for those trying to find a job.
  • Ben Elton
    Ben Elton
    British-Australian comedian, author, playwright, actor and director 1959-
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    Comedy will always be central to what I do, it's just an instinct for me.
  • Carl Hiaasen
    Carl Hiaasen
    American writer, author and journalist 1953-
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    Disney's something to be a little alarmed about. It's not just a little theme park anymore. It's now an ethic and outlook and strategy that goes way beyond central Florida.
  • Gore Vidal
    Gore Vidal
    American writer and criticus 1925-
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    Envy is the central fact of American life.
  • Samuel P. Huntington
    Samuel P. Huntington
    American political scientist, adviser and academic 1927-2008
    Samuel P. Huntington
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    Every civilization sees itself as the center of the world and writes its history as the central drama of human history.
    Source: The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order (1996)
  • Bret Easton Ellis
    Bret Easton Ellis
    American author, screenwriter, short-story writer, and director 1964-
    Bret Easton Ellis
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    Exploitation is a harsh word, I know that, but on a certain level, to me that is the central Hollywood story.
  • Ben Bernanke
    Ben Bernanke
    American economist 1953-
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    History proves... that a smart central bank can protect the economy and the financial sector from the nastier side effects of a stock market collapse.
  • Aleksandr Solzjenitsyn
    Aleksandr Solzjenitsyn
    Russian Novelist 1918-2008
    Aleksandr Solzjenitsyn
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    Human beings yield in many situations, even important and spiritual and central ones, as long as it prolongs one's well-being.
  • Cass Sunstein
    Cass Sunstein
    American legal scholar 1954-
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    Humility is of central importance; I think it's an underappreciated virtue in the contemporary discussion of law and politics.
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