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  • Doug Horton
    Doug Horton
    American Protestant clergyman 1891-1968
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    As the fly bangs against the window attempting freedom while the door stands open, so we bang against death ignoring heaven.
  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
    American journalist 1960-
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    Firefighters go where they're needed, sometimes ignoring the dangers even when no one is inside a burning building to be saved.
  • B. W. Powe
    B. W. Powe
    Canadian poet, novelist and teacher 1955-
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    Followers of another political party tell us that we will strengthen ourselves by ignoring our history, our traditions, our mythologies, our culture and vision, and by following the American way.
    Source: Mystic Trudeau - The Fire And the Rose Forms, Eulogies, Images and Symbols, p. 157
  • Ziad K. Abdelnour
    Ziad K. Abdelnour
    American banker 1960-
    Ziad K. Abdelnour
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    If someone is going out of his way to ignore you, he is not ignoring you, he is obsessed by you.
    Source: Economic Warfare: Secrets of Wealth Creation in the Age of Welfare Politics
  • Carl Levin
    Carl Levin
    American attorney 1934-
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    If we have a chance of succeeding and bringing stability and democracy to Iraq, it will mean learning from our mistakes, not denying them and not ignoring them.
  • Abdul Kalam
    Abdul Kalam
    11th President of India 1931-2015
    Abdul Kalam
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    Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person. And to retain this right, you will have to be willing to take the social or external risks involved in ignoring pressures to do things the way others say they should be done.
    Source: Wings of Fire
  • Henry Brooks Adams
    Henry Brooks Adams
    American historian 1838-1918
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    Practical politics consists in ignoring facts.
  • Arthur Hays Sulzberger
    Arthur Hays Sulzberger
    American newspaper publisher 1891-1968
    Arthur Hays Sulzberger
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    Speakers are not supposed to waste time on platitudes, but the capacity of this generation for ignoring the obvious and concentrating on the negative and the obscure is immense.
  • Brit Hume
    Brit Hume
    American journalist and political commentator 1943-
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    Television has certain imperatives that CNN had the luxury of ignoring for a long period of time. CNN could take the position that the news would be the star, because in most of the programming day, they were the only all-news operation on the air.
  • Byron Dorgan
    Byron Dorgan
    American author, businessman 1942-
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    The Bush Administration and the Congress have to stop ignoring this crisis in international trade. The longer we ignore it, the more American jobs will move overseas. It's just that simple.
  • Carl Bernstein
    Carl Bernstein
    American investigative journalist and author 1944-
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    The reality is that the media are probably the most powerful of all our institutions today and they, or rather we, too often are squandering our power and ignoring our obligations. The consequence of our abdication of responsibility is the ugly spectacle of idiot culture!
  • Jane Jacobs
    Jane Jacobs
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    There is a quality even meaner than outright ugliness or disorder, and this meaner quality is the dishonest mask of pretended order, achieved by ignoring or suppressing the real order that is struggling to exist and to be served.
  • Joseph De Maistre
    Joseph De Maistre
    French diplomat and philosopher 1753-1821
    Joseph De Maistre
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    There is no philosophy without the art of ignoring objections.
  • Ben Platt
    Ben Platt
    American actor, singer, and songwriter 1993-
    Ben Platt
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    We've done as best a job as we can making it clear that I'm earning what I'm earning because of me and not because of who my father is. But at the same time, I'm not ignoring things that would be dumb to ignore, like people that I can know through him and experiences I can have through him and things that I can learn from him.
  • Caroline Glick
    Caroline Glick
    American-born Israeli columnist, journalist and author 1969-
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    When you ignore what people are saying on a daily basis, calling for the annihilation of your country, you are ignoring them at your own risk.
    Source: Reprinted in Alten, Steve (2008)
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