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Dominican-American writer 1968-
I never hear white writers get asked, 'Do you worry about how you represent white people?'Source: Wildwood
British economist 1842-1924
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.
American journalist and filmmaker
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.
American feminist, ethicist and psychologist 1936-
... while men represent powerful activity as assertion and aggression, women in contrast portray acts of nurturance as acts of strength.
American writer, filmmaker, teacher, and political activist 1933-2004
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.
Israeli politician 2009-
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.
Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-1982
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.
American lyricist and playwright 1914-2002
As a main ingredient to the show, it has to have truth, represent truth, or else it won't last.
American singer, songwriter 1942-
But, you know again, getting back to what a group like ours might represent - the cleanliness thing.
E. M. Forster
English novelist, short story writer, essayist and librettist 1879-1970
Creative writers are always greater than the causes that they represent.
American journalist and filmmaker
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
British author 1859-1930
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
French poet 1821-1867
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.
American professional baseball pitcher 1953-
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.
Belarusian-born Jewish American socialist newspaper editor, novelist, and politician
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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