Quotes: engagement

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  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
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    Achieving gender equality requires the engagement of women and men, girls and boys. It is everyone's responsibility.
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
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    Achieving gender equality requires the engagement of women and men, girls and boys. It is everyones responsibility.
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
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    Building sustainable cities - and a sustainable future - will need open dialogue among all branches of national, regional and local government. And it will need the engagement of all stakeholders - including the private sector and civil society, and especially the poor and marginalized.
  • Challenge is the pathway to engagement and progress in our lives. But not all challenges are created equal. Some challenges make us feel alive, engaged, connected, and fulfilled. Others simply overwhelm us. Knowing the difference as you set bigger and bolder challenges for yourself is critical to your sanity, success, and satisfaction.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
    Oscar Wilde
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    I know, of course, how important it is not to keep a business engagement, if one wants to retain any sense of the beauty of life.
  • Kofi Annan
    Kofi Annan
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    If our hopes of building a better and safer world are to become more than wishful thinking, we will need the engagement of volunteers more than ever.
  • Caitlin Moran
    Caitlin Moran
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    One of the great things about being a writer/journalist is that my boss loves me to go out and do features on being someone else. I did a feature on Kate Middleton, where I went to an incredible fancy state home in the countryside, put on a wedding dress and posed for engagement pictures with a fake Prince William.
  • Billy Collins
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    Poems, for me, begin as a social engagement. I want to establish a kind of sociability or even hospitality at the beginning of a poem. The title and the first few lines are a kind of welcome mat where I am inviting the reader inside.
  • President Obama and I recognize the importance of strong economic engagement for the continued growth of both the Philippines and the United States.
  • So I think that is from the European perspective, for the European future, this engagement can be one of the most important and effective decisions in the last 50 years maybe.
  • Bill Hybels
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    Ten years ago, 15 years ago, I think the church would have been asleep at the switch. This level of activism and engagement with the needs of society by local churches I never thought I'd see it in my lifetime.
  • The Philippines-U.S. Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement takes our security cooperation to a higher level of engagement, reaffirms our country's commitment to mutual defense and security, and promotes regional peace and stability.
  • The rules of engagement have become so rigid that governments often straightjacket themselves in the face of unambiguous aggression.
  • B. W. Powe
    B. W. Powe
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    There must be engagement: there must be protest.
    Source: Towards A Canada of Light Interlude, p. 77
  • Blake Mycoskie
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    When I accept an invitation for a public speaking engagement, my purpose is to share the TOMS story and our giving mission. In no way do I believe this means I endorse every single aspect of that organization. That may be naive, and you may disagree, but it is my sincere belief.
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