Quotes: contributions

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  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
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    A CBS spokesman said the network's policy was tightened in September 2006 to forbid contributions to political campaigns. Previously, there was a bit of wiggle room.
  • Bill Frist
    Bill Frist
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    From blood banking to the modern subway, from jazz to social justice, the contributions of African Americans have shaped and molded and influenced our national culture and our national character.
  • Margaret Mead
    Margaret Mead
    American cultural anthropologist 1901-1978
    Margaret Mead
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    I must admit that I personally measure success in terms of the contributions an individual makes to her or his fellow human beings.
    Source: Margret Mead: Some personal views (1979) p. 249
  • Bill Shorten
    Bill Shorten
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    If I am elected leader, my shadow opposition team will actively incorporate the policy contributions of all our members by instituting policy action committees as recommend by the 2010 National Review.
  • Buck Owens
    Buck Owens
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    If you want me in the Hall of Fame put me in because of some contributions that I have made to country music.
  • Hans Selye
    Hans Selye
    Hungarian-Canadian endocrinologist and scientist 1907-1982
    Hans Selye
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    If you want to live a long life, focus on making contributions.
  • Carlo Rubbia
    Carlo Rubbia
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    In big science, the role of the individual scientist must be carefully preserved. So is the one of original ideas and of contributions.
  • Auberon Herbert
    Auberon Herbert
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    The course that will restore to the workmen a father's duties and responsibilities, between which and themselves the state has now stepped, is for them to reject all forced contributions from others, and to do their own work through their own voluntary combinations.
  • A. Harvey Block
    A. Harvey Block
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    The ideas that come out of most brainstorming sessions are usually superficial, trivial, and not very original. They are rarely useful. The process, however, seems to make uncreative people feel that they are making innovative contributions and that others are listening to them.
  • Lewis Mumford
    Lewis Mumford
    American social philosopher 1895-1990
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    The vast material displacements the machine has made in our physical environment are perhaps in the long run less important than its spiritual contributions to our culture.
  • Angela Y. Davis
    Angela Y. Davis
    American political activist, academic, and author 1944-
    Angela Y. Davis
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    The work of the political activist inevitably involves a certain tension between the requirement that position be taken on current issues as they arise and the desire that one's contributions will somehow survive the ravages of time.
  • Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson
    American statesman 1743-1826
    Thomas Jefferson
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    To compel a man to furnish contributions of money for the propagation of opinions which he disbelieves and abhors is sinful and tyrannical.
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