Quotes by recognition
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Franklin D. Roosevelt
American statesman 1882-1945
No democracy can long survive which does not accept as fundamental to its very existence the recognition of the rights of minorities.
C. Northcote Parkinson
British naval historian and author 1909-1993
Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion. General recognition of this fact is shown in the proverbial phrase ''It is the busiest man who has time to spare.''
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
A name pronounced is the recognition of the individual to whom it belongs. He who can pronounce my name aright, he can call me, and is entitled to my love and service.
American writer 1842-1914
Admiration: Our polite recognition of another's resemblance to ourselves.Source: The Devil's Dictionary
English-born American actor 1904-1986
Ah, beware of snobbery; it is the unwelcome recognition of one's own past failings.
Alfred N. Whitehead
English philosopher and mathematician 1861-1947
Art is the imposing of a pattern on experience, and our aesthetic enjoyment is recognition of the pattern.
David Herbert Lawrence
English writer 1885-1930
Design in art, is a recognition of the relation between various things, various elements in the creative flux. You can't invent a design. You recognize it, in the fourth dimension. That is, with your blood and your bones, as well as with your eyes.
American statesman 1809-1865
Don't worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition.
Paul J. Meyer
American businessman and business consultant 1928-
Enter every activity without giving mental recognition to the possibility of defeat. Concentrate on your strengths, instead of your weaknesses... on your powers, instead of your problems.
French philosopher 1909-1943
Equality is the public recognition, effectively expressed in institutions and manners, of the principle that an equal degree of attention is due to the needs of all human beings.
American physician, research scientist, and author 1869-1970
Every article I wrote in those days, every speech I made, is full of pleading for the recognition of lead poisoning as a real and serious medical problem.
French writer 1897-1977
Greatness, in order to gain recognition, must all too often consent to ape greatness.
I am pretty sure that we err in treating these sayings as paradoxes. It would be nearer the truth to say that it is life itself which is paradoxical and that the sayings of Jesus are simply a recognition of that fact.
Billie Jean King
American tennis player 1943-
I will tell you King's First Law of Recognition: You never get it when you want it, and then when it comes, you get too much.Source: Billie Jean
American actor and filmmaker 1940-
I've never liked the recognition, the questions, the publicity. I have often felt like running away and hiding.
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