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Quotes 151 till 165 of 741.

  • Bonnie Tyler
    Bonnie Tyler
    Welsh singer 1951-
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    Every country I've had different hit records, so we have to change the set to fit the country.
  • Andrew Jackson
    Andrew Jackson
    American president (7th) 1767-1845
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    Every good citizen makes his country's honor his own, and cherishes it not only as precious but as sacred. He is willing to risk his life in its defense and its conscious that he gains protection while he gives it.
  • Theodore Roosevelt
    Theodore Roosevelt
    American statesman 1858-1919
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    Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
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    Every thinking person fears nuclear war and every technological nation plans for it. Everyone knows it's madness, and every country has an excuse.
    Source: Cosmos: A Personal Voyage (1990) 17 min 40 sec
  • Lawrence Durrell
    Lawrence Durrell
    British Author 1912-1990
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    Everyone loathes his own country and countrymen if he is any sort of artist.
  • Bob Latta
    Bob Latta
    American politician 1956-
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    Everyone wants clean air and clean water, but my hope is that we will not regulate it to the point where we drive businesses and industries out of this country, to the point where entrepreneurs cannot start or expand their businesses because they simply can't afford to do so.
  • Brad Holland
    Brad Holland
    American basketball player 1956-
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    Fifty years ago, it was the dream of every bohemian artist to be seen getting out of a limousine wearing blue jeans and sneakers. Today, it's the dream of probably half the people in the country.
  • Bud Grant
    Bud Grant
    American football coach and player 1927-
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    First of all the name, and the color purple, I think those two things distinguish the Vikings as much as anything. You go anywhere in the country and say 'Vikings,' they know exactly where you are. You say 'Cardinals,' well, Cardinals who? There are a dozen Cardinals teams in the country in professional and amateur sports.
  • Bobby Jindal
    Bobby Jindal
    American politician 1971-
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    First, we must stop issuing drivers' licenses to people in our country illegally. Providing them with forms of government identification makes a mockery of our laws and undermines national security efforts.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Flowers are as common in the country as people are in London.
  • Aleksander Kwasniewski
    Aleksander Kwasniewski
    Polish politician and journalist 1954-
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    Following the Second World War, we are a country of one ethnicity. After the moving of the borders, after the tragedy of the Holocaust and the murder of Polish Jews, we don't have large minority groups.
  • Aleksandr Solzjenitsyn
    Aleksandr Solzjenitsyn
    Russian Novelist 1918-2008
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    For a country to have a great writer is like having another government. That's why no régime has ever loved great writers, only minor ones.
  • Angela Merkel
    Angela Merkel
    German politician 1954-
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    For a few years, more people have been leaving our country than entering it. Wherever it is possible, we must lower the entry hurdles for those who bring the country forward.
  • Brendan Gleeson
    Brendan Gleeson
    Irish actor and film director 1955-
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    For me, it's just about keeping the standards up. We're a small country, so we have to punch above our weight. I'm not a great man for doing something just because it's Irish, and you never know what's going to work. But as long as we keep the standards up, people will continue to invest in films. It's as simple as that.
  • Bill Buford
    Bill Buford
    American author and journalist
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    For reasons I didn't understand, I felt I needed to learn how to cook the food of France and knew that I was going to have to get over to the country: to Paris, I'd always assumed.
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