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  • B. R. Ambedkar
    B. R. Ambedkar
    Indian jurist, economist and politician 1891-1956
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    Political democracy cannot last unless there lies at the base of it social democracy. What does social democracy mean? It means a way of life which recognizes liberty, equality and fraternity as the principles of life.
  • Brooks Atkinson
    Brooks Atkinson
    American theatre critic 1894-1984
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    The humorous man recognizes that absolute purity, absolute justice, absolute logic and perfection are beyond human achievement and that men have been able to live happily for thousands of years in a state of genial frailty.
  • Gloria Steinem
    Gloria Steinem
    American feminist writer 1934-
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    A feminist is anyone who recognizes the equality and full humanity of women and men.
  • Iain Banks
    Iain Banks
    Scottish author
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    A guilty system recognizes no innocents.
    Source: The Player of Games (1988) 215
  • Eleanor Roosevelt
    Eleanor Roosevelt
    American "First Lady" and columnist 1884-1962
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    A trait no other nation seems to possess in quite the same degree that we do - namely, a feeling of almost childish injury and resentment unless the world as a whole recognizes how innocent we are of anything but the most generous and harmless intentions.
  • Larry Bird
    Larry Bird
    American basketbal player and coach 1956-
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    A winner is someone who recognizes his God-given talents, works his tail off to develop them into skills, and uses these skills to accomplish his goals.
  • Bernice Weissbourd
    Bernice Weissbourd
    American psychologist
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    Awareness has changed so that every act for children, every piece of legislation recognizes that children are part of families and that it is within families that children grow and thrive or don't.
  • Leo Tolstoy
    Leo Tolstoy
    Russian writer 1828-1910
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    Hypocrisy in anything whatever may deceive the cleverest and most penetrating man, but the least wide-awake of children recognizes it, and is revolted by it, however ingeniously it may be disguised.
  • Vince Lombardi
    Vince Lombardi
    American football player 1913-1970
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    It is time for us all to stand and cheer for the doer, the achiever - the one who recognizes the challenges and does something about it.
  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    British author 1859-1930
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    Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself, but talent instantly recognizes genius.
  • Benjamin Netanyahu
    Benjamin Netanyahu
    Israeli politician 2009-
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    Now, when we say we want peace, what we want is really for our Palestinian neighbours to have a demilitarized state next to us that recognizes the Jewish State. We're willing to recognize their state, the Palestinian state. But we ask them to recognize the Jewish state.
  • Donald Rumsfeld
    Donald Rumsfeld
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    Success tends to go not to the person who is error-free, because he also tends to be risk-averse. Rather it goes to the person who recognizes that life is pretty much a percentage business. It isn't making mistakes that's critical; it's correcting them and getting on with the principal task.
  • William James
    William James
    American philosopher 1842-1910
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    The god whom science recognizes must be a God of universal laws exclusively, a God who does a wholesale, not a retail business. He cannot accommodate his processes to the convenience of individuals.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    The liar at any rate recognizes that recreation, not instruction, is the aim of conversation, and is a far more civilized being than the blockhead who loudly expresses his disbelief in a story which is told simply for the amusement of the company.
  • John Berger
    John Berger
    English art critic, novelist, painter and poet 1926-2017
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    The media network has its idols, but its principal idol is its own style which generates an aura of winning and leaves the rest in darkness. It recognizes neither pity nor pitilessness.
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