Quotes: represented

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  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
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    People have a peculiar pleasure in making converts, that is, in causing others to enjoy what they enjoy, thus finding their own likeness represented and reflected back to them.
  • Buddha
    Buddha
    Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
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    A woman of the world is anxious to exhibit her form and shape, whether walking, standing, sitting, or sleeping. Even when represented as a picture, she desires to captivate with the charms of her beauty and, thus, to rob men of their steadfast heart.
  • Buzz Aldrin
    Buzz Aldrin
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    As we reflect back upon the tragic loss of Challenger and her brave crew of heroes who were aboard that fateful day, I am reminded that they truly represented the best of us, as they climbed aloft on a plume of propellant gasses, reaching for the stars, to inspire us who were Earthbound.
  • Cass Sunstein
    Cass Sunstein
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    Behavioral scientists distinguish between fast thinking and slow thinking. Fast thinking is represented in the mind's System 1: it is automatic, intuitive, and often emotional. Slow thinking, reflected in System 2, is deliberative and reflective; it likes statistics. It's hard to think of a purer System 1 candidate than Trump.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
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    Every war when it comes, or before it comes, is represented not as a war but as an act of self-defense against a homicidal maniac.
  • Bruce Lipton
    Bruce Lipton
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    For science, the end of the evolution struggle is simply represented by 'survival.' As for the means to that end, apparently anything goes. Darwinism leaves humanity without a moral compass.
  • Arthur E. Waite
    Arthur E. Waite
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    If in any divination the Tenth Card should be a Court Card, it shews that the subject of the divination falls ultimately into the hands of a person represented by that card, and its end depends mainly on him.
  • Chris Patten
    Chris Patten
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    In a democracy everybody has a right to be represented, including the jerks.
  • Arthur Herzog
    Arthur Herzog
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    It's also possible to have two third person singular points of view, as represented by two characters through whose eyes the story is told in alternating chapters, say.
  • Bob Beauprez
    Bob Beauprez
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    Obama not only falsely represented the Republican position - as usual - he shamelessly pretended that he was The One 'fighting so hard to cut middle-class taxes.' Baloney!
  • Albert J. Nock
    Albert J. Nock
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    Organized Christianity has always represented immortality as a sort of common heritage; but I never could see why spiritual life should not be conditioned on the same terms as all life, i. e., correspondence with environment.
  • Anne Edwards
    Anne Edwards
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    She represented the distilled essence of the battle between the sexes.
  • The divine is everywhere, even in a grain of sand; there I represented it in the reeds.
  • Carol P. Christ
    Carol P. Christ
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    The Goddess of Old Europe and Ancient Crete represented the unity of life in nature, delight in the diversity of form, the powers of birth, death and regeneration.
  • Brendon Urie
    Brendon Urie
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    There's actually a song called 'Vegas Lights,' which I wanted to be an anthem for Vegas, that represented how I felt when I went to the clubs. I felt this weird energy where everybody was having a good time, and it didn't matter. Dancing like nobody's watching. It was kind of beautiful.
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