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  • Ben Lovett
    Ben Lovett
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    'Landfill' by Daughter has calming, rich tones that are only improved upon by the gorgeous voice of Daughter.
  • At 16, when I was at Henry M. Gunn High School, I had a crush on the English teacher, and my grades improved dramatically. This great school had only 400 students, mostly children of Stanford professors, and it was more usual to have classes under one of the oak trees dotted around the campus than in the classroom.
  • But democracy isn't a state of perfection. It has to be improved, and that means constant vigilance.
  • Bob Filner
    Bob Filner
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    Childhood obesity is best tackled at home through improved parental involvement, increased physical exercise, better diet and restraint from eating.
  • André Maurois
    André Maurois
    French writer (ps. of Émile Herzog) 1885-1967
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    Conversation would be vastly improved by the constant use of four simple words: I do not know.
  • André Maurois
    André Maurois
    French writer 1885-1967
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    Conversation would be vastly improved by the constant use of four simple words: I do not know.
  • Barry Commoner
    Barry Commoner
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    Environmental quality was drastically improved while economic activity grew by the simple expedient of removing lead from gasoline - which prevented it from entering the environment.
  • Hector Hugh Munro
    Hector Hugh Munro
    British Novelist, Writer 1870-1916
    Hector Hugh Munro
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    He is one of those people who would be enormously improved by death.
  • I think almost all strategic problems could at least be improved upon if people would do more careful game-theoretic analysis. The reason game theory works in predicting is because people intuit how to behave game-theoretically.
  • Robert Hewison
    Robert Hewison
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    If the only new thing we have to offer is an improved version of the past, then today can only be inferior to yesterday. Hypnotized by images of the past, we risk losing all capacity for creative change.
  • Henry Ford
    Henry Ford
    American industrialist 1863-1947
    Henry Ford
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    If you think of standardization as the best that you know today, but which is to be improved tomorrow; you get somewhere.
  • Arne Jacobsen
    Arne Jacobsen
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    In a way, the sense of quality has improved, the status symbol of the small things is gone, and it is acceptable to use stainless steel, even if the neighbour uses silver.
  • Barry Schwartz
    Barry Schwartz
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    In an ideal world, nobody's work would be just about the money. People could pursue excellence in what they do, take pride in achievement, and derive meaning from knowing that their work improved the lives of others.
  • Bjorn Lomborg
    Bjorn Lomborg
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    In the rich world, the environmental situation has improved dramatically. In the United States, the most important environmental indicator, particulate air pollution, has been cut by more than half since 1955, rivers and coastal waters have dramatically improved, and forests are increasing.
  • A. N. Wilson
    A. N. Wilson
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    IQ in general has improved since tests first began. Psychologists think that this is because modern life becomes ever more complicated.
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