Quotes: represents

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  • Benjamin Disraeli
    Benjamin Disraeli
    English statesman and writer 1804-1881
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    A great city, whose image dwells in the memory of man, is the type of some great idea. Rome represents conquest; Faith hovers over the towers of Jerusalem; and Athens embodies the pre-eminent quality of the antique world, Art.
  • Thornton Wilder
    Thornton Wilder
    American writer and playwright 1897-1975
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    A play visibly represents pure existing.
  • Tony Benn
    Tony Benn
    British Labor politician 1925-
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    All war represents a failure of diplomacy.
  • Ted W. Engstrom
    Ted W. Engstrom
    American evangelical leader and author 1916-2006
    Ted W. Engstrom
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    Anything that is wasted effort represents wasted time. The best management of our time thus becomes linked inseparably with the best utilization of our efforts.
  • George Bancroft
    George Bancroft
    American historian 1800-1891
    George Bancroft
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    Conscience is the mirror of our souls, which represents the errors of our lives in their full shape.
  • Creativity represents a miraculous coming together of the uninhibited energy of the child with it apparent opposite and enemy, the sense of order imposed on the disciplined adult intelligence.
  • Anais Nin
    Anais Nin
    French-born American Novelist, Dancer 1914-1977
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    Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.
  • V. N. Volosinov
    V. N. Volosinov
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    Everything ideological possesses meaning: it represents, depicts, or stands for something lying outside itself. In other words, it is a sign. Without signs there is no ideology.
  • Marguerite Duras
    Marguerite Duras
    French author and filmmaker 1914-
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    I believe that always, or almost always, in all childhood and in all the lives that follow them, the mother represents madness. Our mothers always remain the strangest, craziest people we've ever met.
  • Jawaharlal Nehru
    Jawaharlal Nehru
    Indian nationalist and statesman 1889-1964
    Jawaharlal Nehru
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    Life is like a game of cards. The hand that is dealt you represents determinism; the way you play it is free will.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    Money is the most important thing in the world. It represents health, strength, honor, generosity, and beauty as conspicuously as the want of it represents illness, weakness, disgrace, meanness, and ugliness.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Money, which represents the prose of life, and which is hardly spoken of in parlors without an apology, is, in its effects and laws, as beautiful as roses.
  • Aleksandr Solzjenitsyn
    Aleksandr Solzjenitsyn
    Russian Novelist 1918-2008
    Aleksandr Solzjenitsyn
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    Of course God is endlessly multi-dimensional so every religion that exists on earth represents some face, some side of God.
  • Stephen R. Covey
    Stephen R. Covey
    American educator, author and businessman 1932-2012
    Stephen R. Covey
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    Security represents your sense of worth, your identity, your emotional anchorage, your self-esteem, your basic personal strength or lack of it.
  • Marguerite Duras
    Marguerite Duras
    French author and filmmaker 1914-
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    She represents the un-vowed aspiration of the male human being, his potential infidelity - and infidelity of a very special kind, which would lead him to the opposite of his wife, to the ''woman of wax'' whom he could model at will, make and unmake in any way he wished, even unto death.
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