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  • Adnan Pachachi
    Adnan Pachachi
    Iraqi and Emirati politician 1923-2019
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    An apology for the actions of some troops who, of course, are not representative of the majority of the armed forces here, I think that would have been useful and it would have helped to some extent.
  • Erwin W. Lutzer
    Erwin W. Lutzer
    American evangelical Christian pastor 1941-
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    At death we cross from one territory to another, but we'll have no trouble with visas. Our representative is already there, preparing for our arrival. As citizens of heaven, our entrance is incontestable.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
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    Every situation, every moment - is of infinite worth; for it is the representative of a whole eternity.
  • Bob Brown
    Bob Brown
    Australian politician, medical doctor and environmentalist 1944-
    Bob Brown
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    For comprehensive Earth action, an all-of-the-Earth representative democracy is required. That is, a global parliament.
  • Anthony Weiner
    Anthony Weiner
    American politician 1964-
    Anthony Weiner
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    I am announcing my resignation from Congress so my colleagues can get back to work, my neighbors can choose a new representative and most importantly that my wife and I can continue to heal from the damage I have caused.
  • S. I. Hayakawa
    S. I. Hayakawa
    Canada-American Senator 1902-1992
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    If you see in any given situation only what everybody else can see, you can be said to be so much a representative of your culture that you are a victim of it.
  • Annie Leibovitz
    Annie Leibovitz
    American portrait photographer 1949-
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    In a portrait, you have room to have a point of view. The image may not be literally what's going on, but it's representative.
  • Bobby Schilling
    Bobby Schilling
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    Incumbent Congresswoman Bustos has proven during her time in Washington that she doesn't understand or feel the pain of middle class families. We need a true representative fighting for us in Washington, and incumbent Congresswoman Cheri Bustos has refused to act.
  • Joseph A. Schumpeter
    Joseph A. Schumpeter
    Austrian-American economist 1883-1950
    Joseph A. Schumpeter
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    It is not true that democracy will always safeguard freedom of conscience better than autocracy. Witness the most famous of all trials. Pilate was, from the standpoint of the Jews, certainly the representative of autocracy. Yet he tried to protect freedom. And he yielded to a democracy.
  • Ben Gibbard
    Ben Gibbard
    American singer, songwriter and guitarist 1976-
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    It's like, how do you continue to make records that are representative of who you are that your fans will recognize as your band, while still trying to push things forward and present new sounds for people.
  • Ben Bernanke
    Ben Bernanke
    American economist 1953-
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    Let me end my talk by abusing slightly my status as an official representative of the Federal Reserve System. I would like to say to Milton and Anna: Regarding the Great Depression. You're right, we did it. We're very sorry. But thanks to you, we won't do it again.
  • Anita Desai
    Anita Desai
    Indian novelist 1937-
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    Many characters in the novel are representative of types that exist in India. He represents the caste system in India with an air of superiority, the caste system in India and the people thinking that western things are better.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Money is the representative of a certain quantity of corn or other commodity. It is so much warmth, so much bread.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
    Camille Paglia
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    My thinking tends to be libertarian. That is, I oppose intrusions of the state into the private realm - as in abortion, sodomy, prostitution, pornography, drug use, or suicide, all of which I would strongly defend as matters of free choice in a representative democracy.
  • Bill McKibben
    Bill McKibben
    American environmentalist, author, and journalist 1960-
    Bill McKibben
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    Pity the poor senator or representative trying to stay alive in the political jungle. At every turn, there's a danger: a constituent who actually wants something done. Or worse, a campaign donor who might be offended by that something.
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