Quotes by permanent
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First president of the US 1732-1799
'Tis our true policy to steer clear of permanent alliances with any portion of the foreign world.
African-American poet and writer 1928-
A bizarre sensation pervades a relationship of pretense. No truth seems true. A simple morning's greeting and response appear loaded with innuendo and fraught with implications. Each nicety becomes more sterile and each withdrawal more permanent.
English writer 1882-1941
A good essay must have this permanent quality about it; it must draw its curtain round us, but it must be a curtain that shuts us in not out.
American conservative political commentator and attorney 1984-
A West Virginia 10 is a California 4. Or at least that's what legend tells us: The Legend of Dr. Feelgood. Plastic surgery has a permanent home here, which is why Nancy Pelosi loves our Botoxed beaches. Beverly Hills looks like a moving Madame Tussauds.
Roman poet 43 BC - 17 AD
All things change, nothing is extinguished. There is nothing in the whole world which is permanent. Everything flows onward; all things are brought into being with a changing nature; the ages themselves glide by in constant movement.
Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
Irish writer 1854-1900
By persistently remaining single, a man converts himself into a permanent public temptation. Men should be more careful.
American journalist 1960-
Cincinnati attracted its first permanent white settlers by flatboat in 1788. It took its name from the Society of Cincinnati, an organization of Revolutionary officers. That name came from Cincinnatus, the Roman farmer and general.
Ahmed Ben Bella
Algerian politician, socialist soldier and revolutionary 1916-2012
Colonialism is known in its primitive form, that is to say, by the permanent settling of repressive foreign powers, with an army, services, policies. This phase has known cruel colonial occupations which have lasted 300 years in Indonesia.
American statesman 1757-1804
Constitutions should consist only of general provisions; the reason is that they must necessarily be permanent, and that they cannot calculate for the possible change of things.
English writer 1709-1784
Curiosity is one of the most permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous intellect.
English writer 1709-1784
Curiosity is one of the permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous mind.
Arthur C. Brooks
American social scientist and musician 1964-
FDR created today's 30 percent coalition. Obama wants to finish the job by turning it into a permanent ruling majority. There's nothing new about the Obama Narrative. It is the FDR Narrative on steroids. It is intended to lead to greater statism and political gain.
American writer, editor 1915?-
Hope is the feeling we have that the feeling we have is not permanent.Source: The Complete Neurotic's Notebook (1981)
American writer, playwright 1923-
Hope is the feeling you have that the feeling you have isn't permanent.