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  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    The greatest sweetener of human life is Friendship. To raise this to the highest pitch of enjoyment, is a secret which but few discover.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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    Freedom consists not in refusing to recognize anything above us, but in respecting something which is above us; for by respecting it, we raise ourselves to it, and, by our very acknowledgment, prove that we bear within ourselves what is higher, and are worthy to be on a level with it
  • Campbell Brown
    Campbell Brown
    American journalist 1968-
    Campbell Brown
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    After a 15-year career in television news, sometimes spent biting my tongue in the name of objectivity and balance, I retired to raise our two small children.
  • Alan Greenspan
    Alan Greenspan
    American economist 1926-
    Alan Greenspan
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    Anything that we can do to raise personal savings is very much in the interest of this country.
  • Bernhard Schlink
    Bernhard Schlink
    German lawyer, academic, and novelist 1944-
    Bernhard Schlink
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    As a citizen and someone who was a judge on the constitutional law court for 18 years, I feel whenever I can raise my voice with the hope of being heard I need to do it, but I wouldn't assign a special wisdom and responsibility to writers.
  • Caleb Cushing
    Caleb Cushing
    American Democratic politician and diplomat 1800-1879
    Caleb Cushing
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    Be the responsibility on their heads who raise this novel and extraordinary question of reception, going to the unconstitutional abridgment, as I conceive, of the great right of petition inherent in the People of the United States.
  • Norman Vincent Peale
    Norman Vincent Peale
    American minister and author 1898-1993
    Norman Vincent Peale
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    Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities - always see them, for they're always there.
  • Gloria Steinem
    Gloria Steinem
    American feminist writer 1934-
    Gloria Steinem
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    By the year 2000 we will, I hope, raise our children to believe in human potential, not God.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
    George Eliot
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    Certainly, the mistakes that we male and female mortals make when we have our own way might fairly raise some wonder that we're so fond of it.
  • Boomer Esiason
    Boomer Esiason
    American football player 1961-
    Boomer Esiason
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    Educate yourself. Understand what you're dealing with. Then figure out how to fight it. Then figure out how to raise money for that fight. It'll help you cope. It'll help your child.
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of Fran├žois Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
    Voltaire
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    Every man is the creature of the age in which he lives; very few are able to raise themselves above the ideas of the time.
  • Campbell Brown
    Campbell Brown
    American journalist 1968-
    Campbell Brown
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    Experience is a legitimate issue when John McCain raises it about Obama, and it's also legitimate for us to raise it about Palin.
  • John Gay
    John Gay
    British playwright and poet 1688-1732
    John Gay
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    Fools may our scorn, not envy, raise. For envy is a kind of praise.
  • Aaron C. Brown
    Aaron C. Brown
    American finance practitioner 1956-
    Aaron C. Brown
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    From the lottery to raise the funds for the founding of Jamestown, Virginia, in 1607 to the lottery used to pay the interest on Dutch loans to the United States during the Revolutionary War, the development of the United States was funded by gambling.
    Source: The Poker Face of Wall Street (2006) Ch. 4
  • Bill Flores
    Bill Flores
    American businessman and politician 1954-
    Bill Flores
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    Healthy marriages are the ones between a man and a woman because they can have a healthy family, and they can raise children in a way that's best for their future, not only socially but psychologically, economically, from a health perspective.
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