Quotes: characterized

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  • Anna Quindlen
    Anna Quindlen
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    America is a country that seems forever to be toddler or teenager, at those two stages of human development characterized by conflict between autonomy and security.
  • David Herbert Lawrence
    David Herbert Lawrence
    English writer 1885-1930
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    Creative life is characterized by spontaneous mutability: it brings forth unknown issues, impossible to preconceive.
  • Anton Chekhov
    Anton Chekhov
    Russian playwright and short story writer 1860-1904
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    No matter how corrupt and unjust a convict may be, he loves fairness more than anything else. If the people placed over him are unfair, from year to year he lapses into an embittered state characterized by an extreme lack of faith.
  • Alva Myrdal
    Alva Myrdal
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    The age in which we live can only be characterized as one of barbarism. Our civilization is in the process not only of being militarized, but also being brutalized.
  • Audre Lorde
    Audre Lorde
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    The sixties were characterized by a heady belief in instantaneous solutions.
  • Elbert Hubbard
    Elbert Hubbard
    American writer and publisher 1859-1915
    Elbert Hubbard
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    Thoroughness characterizes all successful men. Genius is the art of taking infinite pains. All great achievement has been characterized by extreme care, infinite painstaking, even to the minutest detail.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist.
  • Ludwig Wittgenstein
    Ludwig Wittgenstein
    Austrian - English philosopher 1889-1951
    Ludwig Wittgenstein
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    Our civilization is characterized by the word ''progress.'' Progress is its form rather than making progress being one of its features. Typically it constructs. It is occupied with building an ever more complicated structure. And even clarity is sought only
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