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  • Beji Caid Essebsi
    Beji Caid Essebsi
    Tunisian politician 1926-2019
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    To fight extremism, we will need to pursue a two-pronged strategy: both 'hard,' through stricter control of our borders and a more robust and technologically advanced security response, and 'soft,' based on better intelligence-gathering, working to return our mosques to their spiritual function and barring entry to foreign preachers.
  • Fred Allen
    Fred Allen
    American comedian 1894-1956
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    A conference is a gathering of important people who singly can do nothing, but together can decide that nothing can be done.
  • Fred A. Allen
    Fred A. Allen
    American comic 1894-1957
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    A conference is a gathering of people who singly can do nothing, but together can decide that nothing can be done.
  • Lord George Byron
    Lord George Byron
    English poet 1788-1824
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    For pleasures past I do not grieve, nor perils gathering near; My greatest grief is that I leave nothing that claims a tear.
  • Barbara Ehrenreich
    Barbara Ehrenreich
    American author and political activist 1941-
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    Given the cultural barriers to intersex conversation, the amazing thing is that we would even expect women and men to have anything to say to each other for more than ten minutes at a stretch. The barriers are ancient - perhaps rooted, as some paleontologist may soon discover, in the contrast between the occasional guttural utterances exchanged in male hunting bands and the extended discussions characteristic of female food-gathering groups.
  • John Ruskin
    John Ruskin
    English art critic 1819-1900
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    If a great thing can be done, it can be done easily, but this ease is like the of ease of a tree blossoming after long years of gathering strength.
  • Buddy Wakefield
    Buddy Wakefield
    American poet and actor 1974-
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    Listen, if you're from Arizona I'm not making fun of your home. I'm making fun of you for gathering there and building a community in an oven. Smooth move.
    Source: Poetry Arizona Summers
  • Barbara Ehrenreich
    Barbara Ehrenreich
    American author and political activist 1941-
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    No culture on earth outside of mid-century suburban America has ever deployed one woman per child without simultaneously assigning her such major productive activities as weaving, farming, gathering, temple maintenance, and tent-building. The reason is that full-time, one-on-one child-raising is not good for women or children.
  • Adam Schiff
    Adam Schiff
    American lawyer and politician 1960-
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    Our failure to find weapons of mass destruction in Iraq thus far has been deeply troubling, and our intelligence-gathering process needs thorough and unbiased investigation.
  • Bruce Babbitt
    Bruce Babbitt
    American attorney and politician 1938-
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    The notion that big business and big labor and big government can sit down around a table somewhere and work out the direction of the American economy is at complete variance with the reality of where the American economy is headed. I mean, it's like dinosaurs gathering to talk about the evolution of a new generation of mammals.
  • H.G. Wells
    H.G. Wells
    British-born American author 1866-1946
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    The science hangs like a gathering fog in a valley, a fog which begins nowhere and goes nowhere, an incidental, unmeaning inconvenience to passers-by.
  • Ari Fleischer
    Ari Fleischer
    American media consultant and political aide 1960-
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    There is already a mountain of evidence that Saddam Hussein is gathering weapons for the purpose of using them. And adding additional information is like adding a foot to Mount Everest.
  • Bill McCartney
    Bill McCartney
    American football player and coach 1940-
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    This type of gathering is unprecedented. The time has come for Christians to publicly affirm our Jewish roots, distinctions and oneness in Jesus Christ.
  • Bill Keller
    Bill Keller
    American journalist 1949-
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    Twitter and Facebook are brilliant tools, the journalistic uses of which are still being plumbed. They are great for disseminating interesting material. They are useful for gathering information, including from places that are inaccessible.
  • Cate Blanchett
    Cate Blanchett
    Australian actress and theatre 1969-
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    When a gift is difficult to give away, it becomes even more rare and precious, somehow gathering a part of the giver to the gift itself.
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