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  • Junot Diaz
    Junot Diaz
    Dominican-American writer 1968-
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    I never hear white writers get asked, 'Do you worry about how you represent white people?'
    Source: Wildwood
  • Alfred Marshall
    Alfred Marshall
    British economist 1842-1924
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    In the absence of any short term in common use to represent all desirable things, or things that satisfy human wants, we may use the term Goods for that purpose.
  • Brin-Jonathan Butler
    Brin-Jonathan Butler
    American journalist and filmmaker
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    In the United States in the 20th century, every major event that America was going through, there was a boxer who seemed to symbolically represent it, from slavery to the Vietnam War to the Depression - all the way along, you just seemed to have boxers that carried the narrative.
  • Carol Gilligan
    Carol Gilligan
    American feminist, ethicist and psychologist 1936-
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    ... while men represent powerful activity as assertion and aggression, women in contrast portray acts of nurturance as acts of strength.
  • Susan Sontag
    Susan Sontag
    American writer, filmmaker, teacher, and political activist 1933-2004
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    AIDS occupies such a large part in our awareness because of what it has been taken to represent. It seems the very model of all the catastrophes privileged populations feel await them.
  • Benjamin Netanyahu
    Benjamin Netanyahu
    Israeli politician 2009-
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    And by the way, a piece of news, Israel is the one country in which everyone is pro-American, opposition and coalition alike. And I represent the entire people of Israel who say, 'Thank you, America.' And we're friends of America, and we're the only reliable allies of America in the Middle East.
  • Ayn Rand
    Ayn Rand
    Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-1982
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    Art is a selective re-creation of reality according to an artist's metaphysical value-judgments. An artist recreates those aspects of reality which represent his fundamental view of man's nature.
  • Adolph Green
    Adolph Green
    American lyricist and playwright 1914-2002
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    As a main ingredient to the show, it has to have truth, represent truth, or else it won't last.
  • Bruce Johnston
    Bruce Johnston
    American singer, songwriter 1942-
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    But, you know again, getting back to what a group like ours might represent - the cleanliness thing.
  • E. M. Forster
    E. M. Forster
    English novelist, short story writer, essayist and librettist 1879-1970
    E. M. Forster
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    Creative writers are always greater than the causes that they represent.
  • Brin-Jonathan Butler
    Brin-Jonathan Butler
    American journalist and filmmaker
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    Cuban athletes represent the most expensive human cargo on earth. They are sitting on over a billion dollars of human capital if these boxers and baseball players would come over to any other field or ring in the world and begin to ply their trade.
  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    British author 1859-1930
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    I am not the law, but I represent justice so far as my feeble powers go.
    Source: The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (2011) 97
  • Charles Baudelaire
    Charles Baudelaire
    French poet 1821-1867
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    I consider it useless and tedious to represent what exists, because nothing that exists satisfies me. Nature is ugly, and I prefer the monsters of my fancy to what is positively trivial.
  • Bruce Sutter
    Bruce Sutter
    American professional baseball pitcher 1953-
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    I'm certainly thankful for what the Cubs did for me. I respect their organization. It's the same way with the Atlanta Braves, an awfully fine organization. I respect everybody who's down there, and that's still where I live today. But the Cardinals represent the best years of my career.
  • Abraham Cahan
    Abraham Cahan
    Belarusian-born Jewish American socialist newspaper editor, novelist, and politician
    Abraham Cahan
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    If it be true that our people represent a high percentage of mental vigor, the distinction is probably due, in some measure, to the extremely important part which Talmud studies have played in the spiritual life of the race.
    Source: The Rise of David Levinsky
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